Period
to 28 October 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

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

Analyst
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 15 34 24
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 165 49 168
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.18% 7.12% 9.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.22% 7.47% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 108 26 115
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,000 £24,155
25th Percentile £33,000 £29,250 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% +4.17%
75th Percentile £48,000 £43,344 £43,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.70% -0.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,350 656 1,753
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.46% 95.35% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 922 462 1,188
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,050 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,063 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £62,875 £59,938 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Glasgow

Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Analyst in Glasgow

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Glasgow over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.45%) Social Skills
3 34 (20.61%) Microsoft
4 30 (18.18%) BDD
5 29 (17.58%) Security Cleared
5 29 (17.58%) Finance
5 29 (17.58%) Postman
6 27 (16.36%) Git (software)
6 27 (16.36%) QA
7 26 (15.76%) SC Cleared
7 26 (15.76%) Microsoft 365
8 25 (15.15%) JMeter
8 25 (15.15%) Java
8 25 (15.15%) Integration Testing
8 25 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 25 (15.15%) RESTful
8 25 (15.15%) Performance Testing
8 25 (15.15%) Newman
8 25 (15.15%) REST Assured
9 23 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (12.12%) SQL
11 20 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
11 20 (12.12%) Business Analysis
11 20 (12.12%) Visualisation
12 19 (11.52%) Microsoft Excel
12 19 (11.52%) API Testing
13 17 (10.30%) Analytics
13 17 (10.30%) Oracle

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (2.42%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.42%) SAS
2 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (11.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.42%) Stata
5 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.03%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.21%) Infor CloudSuite
3 2 (1.21%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.76%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (7.88%) Power Platform
3 11 (6.67%) Azure
4 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.21%) AWS
5 2 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.61%) Power Automate
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) Firewall
2 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.42%) DHCP
3 4 (2.42%) DNS
3 4 (2.42%) VPN
4 3 (1.82%) ADSL
4 3 (1.82%) Broadband
4 3 (1.82%) ICMP
4 3 (1.82%) IPv4
5 2 (1.21%) Intranet
5 2 (1.21%) Network Security
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.61%) Extranet
6 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.48%) Tableau
2 13 (7.88%) Power BI
3 9 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (4.24%) Data Lake
4 7 (4.24%) Essbase
4 7 (4.24%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (4.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (4.24%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (4.24%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.82%) QlikView
7 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.21%) Big Data
8 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.21%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 29 (17.58%) Postman
2 27 (16.36%) Git (software)
3 25 (15.15%) JMeter
3 25 (15.15%) Newman
3 25 (15.15%) REST Assured
4 5 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.42%) Appium
5 4 (2.42%) JIRA
5 4 (2.42%) Selenium
5 4 (2.42%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (25.45%) Social Skills
2 29 (17.58%) Finance
3 22 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.24%) Presentation Skills
4 7 (4.24%) Public Sector
5 6 (3.64%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.03%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.42%) French Language
7 4 (2.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (1.82%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.82%) Retail
9 2 (1.21%) Billing
9 2 (1.21%) Legal
9 2 (1.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.61%) German Language
10 1 (0.61%) Marketing
10 1 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.61%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.15%) RESTful
2 7 (4.24%) MDX
2 7 (4.24%) XML
3 4 (2.42%) Swagger
4 2 (1.21%) .NET
5 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.61%) GraphQL
5 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (1.82%) NHS
5 2 (1.21%) Replication
6 1 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.88%) Windows
2 12 (7.27%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.45%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.18%) BDD
3 25 (15.15%) Integration Testing
3 25 (15.15%) Performance Testing
3 25 (15.15%) Test Automation
4 23 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 20 (12.12%) Visualisation
6 19 (11.52%) API Testing
7 17 (10.30%) Analytics
8 16 (9.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (9.70%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (7.88%) Information Security
10 12 (7.27%) ERP
10 12 (7.27%) User Stories
11 11 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (6.67%) Data Analysis
11 11 (6.67%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.15%) Java
2 20 (12.12%) SQL
3 9 (5.45%) R
4 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.03%) Python
6 4 (2.42%) C#
6 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.61%) C
7 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (17.58%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.76%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.88%) Degree
4 5 (3.03%) CCNA
4 5 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.42%) MCSA
5 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.21%) CISSP
7 2 (1.21%) HNC
8 1 (0.61%) APMP
8 1 (0.61%) CBAP
8 1 (0.61%) CEH
8 1 (0.61%) CISA
8 1 (0.61%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.61%) CRISC
8 1 (0.61%) HND
8 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.36%) QA
2 9 (5.45%) SLA
3 8 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.64%) GDPR
4 6 (3.64%) NIST
5 5 (3.03%) Data Quality
5 5 (3.03%) PMO
6 3 (1.82%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.82%) HL7
7 2 (1.21%) COBIT
7 2 (1.21%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.61%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (9.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.21%) SCCM
3 1 (0.61%) QRadar
3 1 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 34 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.30%) Oracle
3 7 (4.24%) SAP
4 6 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.42%) Veritas
6 3 (1.82%) Intel
6 3 (1.82%) Qualys
6 3 (1.82%) Splunk
7 2 (1.21%) Casewise
7 2 (1.21%) HP
7 2 (1.21%) IBM
7 2 (1.21%) Infor
7 2 (1.21%) Informatica
7 2 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.21%) Netezza
7 2 (1.21%) Serena
7 2 (1.21%) Talend
8 1 (0.61%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.61%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.61%) IFS