Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 348 242 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.09% 11.28% 17.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.75% 11.70% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 227 175 341
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,600 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 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 2210 2068 2495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.41% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1146 1613
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Glasgow

Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Glasgow

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Glasgow region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 159 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (33.91%) SQL
3 110 (31.61%) Finance
4 90 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (22.41%) Business Analysis
6 59 (16.95%) User Stories
7 53 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (14.94%) SDLC
9 51 (14.66%) Oracle
9 51 (14.66%) Microsoft
10 49 (14.08%) Banking
11 43 (12.36%) Scrum
12 38 (10.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 37 (10.63%) ITIL
14 36 (10.34%) Windows
15 35 (10.06%) Data Modelling
16 33 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
18 31 (8.91%) SQL Server
19 29 (8.33%) Active Directory
19 29 (8.33%) Degree
20 27 (7.76%) GAP Analysis
21 26 (7.47%) Security Cleared
22 24 (6.90%) MS Visio
23 21 (6.03%) Business Process Modelling
23 21 (6.03%) Scenario Testing
24 20 (5.75%) PL/SQL
24 20 (5.75%) JIRA
24 20 (5.75%) QA
25 19 (5.46%) Requirements Engineering

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 18 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.87%) Skype for Business
3 8 (2.30%) Confluence
4 7 (2.01%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.15%) CMS
6 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.86%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (0.86%) Moodle
7 2 (0.57%) Apache
7 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.57%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.29%) JBoss
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.29%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) StreamWeaver
8 1 (0.29%) Totara
Applications
1 32 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.15%) Mingle
7 1 (0.29%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 12 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (2.01%) Infor M3
4 4 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.86%) Epicor Tropos
5 3 (0.86%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.57%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.29%) Movex
7 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.17%) Office 365
2 13 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.57%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (0.57%) BrowserStack
5 2 (0.57%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.57%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.16%) Firewall
2 9 (2.59%) DHCP
2 9 (2.59%) DNS
2 9 (2.59%) Wireless
3 7 (2.01%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.01%) VLAN
3 7 (2.01%) VPN
4 4 (1.15%) Skype
5 3 (0.86%) FTP
5 3 (0.86%) HTTP
5 3 (0.86%) NetScaler
5 3 (0.86%) SAN
6 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.57%) Internet
6 2 (0.57%) LAN
6 2 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.57%) SSL
6 2 (0.57%) VoIP
6 2 (0.57%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.30%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.01%) Qlik Sense
7 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.15%) QlikView
11 3 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.57%) MS Access
12 2 (0.57%) OLAP
12 2 (0.57%) OLTP
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.29%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 20 (5.75%) JIRA
2 10 (2.87%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (2.87%) Selenium
3 8 (2.30%) Toad
4 7 (2.01%) Appium
4 7 (2.01%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.44%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.57%) JMeter
7 2 (0.57%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.57%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 110 (31.61%) Finance
2 49 (14.08%) Banking
3 11 (3.16%) Advertising
4 10 (2.87%) Legal
5 9 (2.59%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.01%) Marketing
7 7 (2.01%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.72%) Retail
9 5 (1.44%) Electronics
10 3 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.86%) Games
10 3 (0.86%) Law
11 2 (0.57%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.60%) Web Services
2 8 (2.30%) .NET
2 8 (2.30%) XML
3 4 (1.15%) Visualforce
3 4 (1.15%) VXML
4 2 (0.57%) EDI
4 2 (0.57%) EDIFACT
4 2 (0.57%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.29%) CSS
5 1 (0.29%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.29%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.45%) User Experience
4 7 (2.01%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (2.01%) Social Media
5 6 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.72%) iPhone
6 4 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.15%) IVR
7 3 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.57%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.57%) Equities
8 2 (0.57%) Fintech
8 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.57%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.34%) Windows
2 16 (4.60%) Linux
2 16 (4.60%) Unix
3 9 (2.59%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.30%) Windows 7
4 8 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.01%) Solaris
5 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.72%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.44%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.86%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.57%) AIX
9 2 (0.57%) Android
9 2 (0.57%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.29%) Tru64
10 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 78 (22.41%) Business Analysis
4 59 (16.95%) User Stories
5 52 (14.94%) SDLC
6 43 (12.36%) Scrum
7 38 (10.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 37 (10.63%) ITIL
9 35 (10.06%) Data Modelling
10 33 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (7.76%) GAP Analysis
12 21 (6.03%) Business Process Modelling
12 21 (6.03%) Scenario Testing
13 19 (5.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (5.46%) Data Analysis
13 19 (5.46%) Requirements Engineering
14 18 (5.17%) Waterfall
15 17 (4.89%) CRM
15 17 (4.89%) Project Management
16 16 (4.60%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 118 (33.91%) SQL
2 20 (5.75%) PL/SQL
3 16 (4.60%) C#
4 14 (4.02%) Java
5 13 (3.74%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.44%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.44%) Perl
7 5 (1.44%) Python
8 4 (1.15%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.86%) C++
9 3 (0.86%) VB
10 2 (0.57%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.57%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.29%) Clojure
11 1 (0.29%) R
11 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (8.33%) Degree
2 26 (7.47%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.45%) ISEB
4 10 (2.87%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.86%) CCNP
8 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.86%) CISSP
8 3 (0.86%) MCP
9 2 (0.57%) CCIE
9 2 (0.57%) CCNA
9 2 (0.57%) CISM
9 2 (0.57%) ECDL
9 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.29%) ACCA
10 1 (0.29%) CIMA
10 1 (0.29%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.75%) QA
2 10 (2.87%) SLA
3 6 (1.72%) PMO
4 4 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.86%) MiFID
6 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.29%) EMIR
6 1 (0.29%) GAAP
6 1 (0.29%) GDPR
6 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.01%) vSphere
4 6 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.44%) XenApp
6 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (2.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 7 (2.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (1.72%) Backup Exec
2 6 (1.72%) Malwarebytes
2 6 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.15%) SCCM
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.57%) SCOM
5 1 (0.29%) Ansible
5 1 (0.29%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 1 (0.29%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.29%) DameWare
5 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.29%) Puppet
5 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.29%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.29%) yum
Vendors
1 51 (14.66%) Microsoft
1 51 (14.66%) Oracle
2 15 (4.31%) SAP
3 13 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.45%) Citrix
5 11 (3.16%) VMware
6 9 (2.59%) Cognizant
7 8 (2.30%) Cisco
7 8 (2.30%) HP
7 8 (2.30%) IBM
8 7 (2.01%) Infor
8 7 (2.01%) Symantec
9 6 (1.72%) Apple
9 6 (1.72%) Avaloq
9 6 (1.72%) Avaya
9 6 (1.72%) Dell
9 6 (1.72%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.72%) Sophos
10 4 (1.15%) IFS
11 3 (0.86%) Tagetik