Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Fife during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Analyst
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 12 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 17.39% 22.22% 31.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.91% 22.78% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 21
Fife median annual salary £34,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.94% -21.25% +40.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,406 £45,575 £44,688
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Fife
Permanent vacancies in Fife with a recognized job title 67 79 73
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 97.53% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 48 64 54
Fife median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -11.56% +1.38%
10th Percentile £19,175 £26,250 £26,325
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £44,688
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Fife.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Fife

Analyst
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Fife

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Fife

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Fife over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Fife

Analyst
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Fife region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -4 3 £29,500 -7.81%
Kirkcaldy - 1 - -
Analyst
Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Fife region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Sage
3 3 (25.00%) NetSuite
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) IFS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) DSDM
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (8.33%) IFS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft