The median annual salary for a Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 2 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 8.33% 12.50% 22.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 12.82% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 18
Median salary £36,500 £33,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.95% -8.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +2.81% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 23 39 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 95.83% 97.50% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 78
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Aberdeen

Analyst
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for Analyst in Aberdeen

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) SAP
1 5 (55.56%) SAP HR
1 5 (55.56%) SAP HCM
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) AS400
3 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (22.22%) Infor
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (22.22%) Infor M3
3 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (22.22%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (11.11%) Conflict Management
4 1 (11.11%) Economics
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Tandem
4 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SAP HCM
1 5 (55.56%) SAP HR
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (22.22%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
1 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Conflict Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Economics
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Infor
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards