Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,147 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 16 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 255 281 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.40% 12.20% 12.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.80% 12.87% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 178 181 200
Glasgow median annual salary £36,147 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.63% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £28,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £52,725 £62,500 £57,750
Scotland median annual salary £35,058 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.36% +6.67% -3.85%

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 2,161 2,184 2,241
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 94.79% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,594 1,362 1,209
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 80 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (30.20%) SQL
3 58 (22.75%) Finance
4 45 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (15.29%) Business Analysis
7 37 (14.51%) Banking
7 37 (14.51%) Oracle
8 35 (13.73%) Data Analysis
9 34 (13.33%) ITIL
10 32 (12.55%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
12 29 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
13 28 (10.98%) Microsoft
14 27 (10.59%) Active Directory
15 24 (9.41%) Unix
15 24 (9.41%) SQL Server
16 22 (8.63%) Test Scripting
16 22 (8.63%) User Stories
17 21 (8.24%) SDLC
17 21 (8.24%) QA
17 21 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
18 19 (7.45%) Java
19 18 (7.06%) Information Security
20 17 (6.67%) Windows
20 17 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
21 16 (6.27%) SAP
21 16 (6.27%) PL/SQL
21 16 (6.27%) Risk Management
21 16 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing

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 11 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.35%) IBM Notes
3 5 (1.96%) Confluence
4 3 (1.18%) SAS
5 2 (0.78%) JBoss
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.39%) CMS
6 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.39%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) LongView
1 4 (1.57%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.18%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.18%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.18%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.78%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.78%) Primavera
3 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.39%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Travel Management
4 1 (0.39%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.75%) Office 365
2 6 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.78%) SaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.71%) Firewall
1 12 (4.71%) Wireless
2 11 (4.31%) VPN
3 6 (2.35%) LAN
3 6 (2.35%) WAN
4 3 (1.18%) ADSL
4 3 (1.18%) VoIP
5 2 (0.78%) DHCP
5 2 (0.78%) DNS
5 2 (0.78%) Extranet
5 2 (0.78%) Intranet
5 2 (0.78%) MPLS
5 2 (0.78%) Network Security
6 1 (0.39%) 3G
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.39%) DSL
6 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.39%) PBX
6 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (5.88%) QlikView
4 10 (3.92%) Power BI
5 9 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (3.14%) Qlik Sense
6 8 (3.14%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.75%) Data Mining
7 7 (2.75%) MySQL
7 7 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.35%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.96%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.57%) Big Data
10 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.78%) DataStage
11 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.78%) Ingres
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (5.10%) JIRA
2 12 (4.71%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.96%) Selenium
5 4 (1.57%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.78%) Appium
7 2 (0.78%) Gatling
7 2 (0.78%) Hudson
7 2 (0.78%) JBehave
7 2 (0.78%) JMeter
7 2 (0.78%) JUnit
7 2 (0.78%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.78%) Subversion
7 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.78%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.78%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.39%) Ant
8 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (22.75%) Finance
2 37 (14.51%) Banking
3 12 (4.71%) Law
4 11 (4.31%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.14%) Legal
6 6 (2.35%) Games
7 5 (1.96%) Marketing
7 5 (1.96%) Retail
7 5 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.18%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Advertising
9 2 (0.78%) Back Office
9 2 (0.78%) French Language
9 2 (0.78%) Front Office
9 2 (0.78%) German Language
9 2 (0.78%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.78%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.75%) .NET
2 5 (1.96%) Web Services
3 3 (1.18%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (1.18%) Entity Framework
3 3 (1.18%) Mason
3 3 (1.18%) Middleware
4 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.78%) JSON
4 2 (0.78%) SOAP
4 2 (0.78%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.78%) XML
5 1 (0.39%) CGI
5 1 (0.39%) CSS
5 1 (0.39%) jQuery
5 1 (0.39%) LINQ
5 1 (0.39%) Spring
5 1 (0.39%) WinForms
5 1 (0.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.53%) Handset
2 9 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.96%) User Experience
5 4 (1.57%) Mobile Games
5 4 (1.57%) Online Games
6 3 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.39%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.39%) iPhone
8 1 (0.39%) Replication
8 1 (0.39%) SCADA
8 1 (0.39%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.41%) Unix
2 17 (6.67%) Windows
3 12 (4.71%) Linux
4 7 (2.75%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.39%) AIX
9 1 (0.39%) Android
9 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.39%) Solaris
9 1 (0.39%) Tru64
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (15.29%) Business Analysis
4 35 (13.73%) Data Analysis
5 34 (13.33%) ITIL
6 32 (12.55%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (8.63%) Test Scripting
8 22 (8.63%) User Stories
9 21 (8.24%) SDLC
10 18 (7.06%) Information Security
11 16 (6.27%) Analytics
11 16 (6.27%) Risk Management
11 16 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (5.49%) Change Management
12 14 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (5.49%) Scrum
13 13 (5.10%) ETL
13 13 (5.10%) Test Strategy
13 13 (5.10%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (30.20%) SQL
2 19 (7.45%) Java
3 16 (6.27%) PL/SQL
4 10 (3.92%) Python
5 7 (2.75%) C#
5 7 (2.75%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.57%) VBA
7 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.18%) Ruby
8 2 (0.78%) SOQL
9 1 (0.39%) C++
9 1 (0.39%) Java 8
9 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 13 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (4.31%) Degree
4 10 (3.92%) CISSP
4 10 (3.92%) ISEB
5 7 (2.75%) CISM
6 5 (1.96%) CASP
6 5 (1.96%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (1.57%) CCNA
7 4 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.18%) CCNP
8 3 (1.18%) CEH
8 3 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.18%) HNC
8 3 (1.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.78%) CISMP
9 2 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.24%) QA
2 7 (2.75%) SLA
3 3 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.18%) PMO
4 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.39%) GxP
System Software
1 27 (10.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.39%) RACF
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.57%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.39%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (14.51%) Oracle
2 28 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.27%) SAP
4 11 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.92%) Cognizant
6 9 (3.53%) MicroStrategy
6 9 (3.53%) Tableau
7 8 (3.14%) Cisco
7 8 (3.14%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.75%) Cognos
8 7 (2.75%) Informatica
9 6 (2.35%) Adobe
9 6 (2.35%) Citrix
9 6 (2.35%) HP
9 6 (2.35%) Lotus
10 5 (1.96%) Forcepoint
10 5 (1.96%) Remedy
10 5 (1.96%) Vertica
11 4 (1.57%) Charles River
12 3 (1.18%) Sage