Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,360 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 230 341 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.82% 14.77% 11.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.24% 15.45% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 154 222 172
Glasgow median annual salary £36,360 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.10% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,750 £29,050 £25,775
90th Percentile £50,250 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +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 2,046 2,207 2,065
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 95.62% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,466 1,406 1,152
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £47,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.59% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,104 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 71 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (29.57%) SQL
3 57 (24.78%) Finance
4 45 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (16.96%) Business Analysis
6 39 (16.96%) Microsoft Office
7 34 (14.78%) Data Analysis
8 31 (13.48%) Banking
9 30 (13.04%) Active Directory
10 29 (12.61%) Microsoft
11 27 (11.74%) ITIL
11 27 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (10.43%) QA
12 24 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
14 21 (9.13%) Oracle
14 21 (9.13%) User Stories
14 21 (9.13%) SDLC
15 20 (8.70%) Java
16 19 (8.26%) Risk Management
16 19 (8.26%) Test Scripting
17 18 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (7.83%) Analytics
17 18 (7.83%) PL/SQL
18 17 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
19 16 (6.96%) Degree
19 16 (6.96%) Test Strategy
19 16 (6.96%) SQL Server
19 16 (6.96%) Windows

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 8 (3.48%) IBM Notes
1 8 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.74%) Confluence
3 3 (1.30%) SAS
4 2 (0.87%) JBoss
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (16.96%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (5.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.30%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) SAP HCM
1 3 (1.30%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.87%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.87%) LongView
2 2 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.87%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.87%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.43%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.04%) Office 365
2 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.30%) Lucidchart
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.87%) SaaS
4 2 (0.87%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.43%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.43%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.22%) VPN
2 10 (4.35%) Wireless
3 5 (2.17%) Firewall
4 3 (1.30%) VoIP
5 2 (0.87%) ADSL
5 2 (0.87%) DHCP
5 2 (0.87%) DNS
5 2 (0.87%) LAN
5 2 (0.87%) MPLS
5 2 (0.87%) Network Security
5 2 (0.87%) WAN
6 1 (0.43%) 3G
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.43%) CTI
6 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.43%) Extranet
6 1 (0.43%) Intranet
6 1 (0.43%) PBX
6 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.78%) QlikView
4 9 (3.91%) Big Data
4 9 (3.91%) Data Mining
5 8 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (3.48%) Power BI
6 7 (3.04%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.17%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.30%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.87%) MySQL
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.43%) DataStage
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (6.09%) JIRA
2 7 (3.04%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.61%) Selenium
4 5 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.17%) Hudson
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.30%) JMeter
6 3 (1.30%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.87%) Appium
7 2 (0.87%) Gatling
7 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.87%) JBehave
7 2 (0.87%) JUnit
7 2 (0.87%) Subversion
7 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.87%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.87%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.43%) Ant
8 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (24.78%) Finance
2 31 (13.48%) Banking
3 10 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 10 (4.35%) Law
4 8 (3.48%) Legal
5 6 (2.61%) Marketing
6 3 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.30%) Retail
7 2 (0.87%) Back Office
7 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.61%) .NET
2 3 (1.30%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (1.30%) Entity Framework
2 3 (1.30%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.43%) CGI
3 1 (0.43%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.43%) JSON
3 1 (0.43%) MDX
3 1 (0.43%) OC4J
3 1 (0.43%) SOAP
3 1 (0.43%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.43%) Spring
3 1 (0.43%) Spring Integration
3 1 (0.43%) WinForms
3 1 (0.43%) WPF
3 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.35%) Handset
3 8 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.30%) User Experience
7 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.43%) iPhone
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.43%) Online Games
8 1 (0.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.96%) Windows
2 11 (4.78%) Unix
3 7 (3.04%) Linux
3 7 (3.04%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.61%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.17%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.43%) Android
7 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
7 1 (0.43%) Tru64
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (16.96%) Business Analysis
4 34 (14.78%) Data Analysis
5 27 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (11.74%) ITIL
6 24 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (9.13%) SDLC
7 21 (9.13%) User Stories
8 19 (8.26%) Risk Management
8 19 (8.26%) Test Scripting
9 18 (7.83%) Analytics
9 18 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (6.96%) Scrum
11 16 (6.96%) Test Strategy
12 13 (5.65%) Scenario Testing
12 13 (5.65%) Test Automation
13 12 (5.22%) Defect Management
13 12 (5.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 68 (29.57%) SQL
2 20 (8.70%) Java
3 18 (7.83%) PL/SQL
4 16 (6.96%) Python
5 6 (2.61%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.17%) C#
6 5 (2.17%) VBA
7 4 (1.74%) R
8 3 (1.30%) Ruby
9 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.87%) SOQL
9 2 (0.87%) VB
10 1 (0.43%) C++
10 1 (0.43%) Java 8
10 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.96%) Degree
2 15 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 11 (4.78%) ISEB
4 10 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.61%) CISSP
6 4 (1.74%) CISM
6 4 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.87%) CASP
8 2 (0.87%) CCNA
8 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.87%) CISMP
8 2 (0.87%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.87%) HNC
8 2 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.87%) MCSA
8 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.43%) QA
2 9 (3.91%) SLA
3 4 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.43%) GxP
5 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.43%) RACF
3 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (3.91%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.74%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.43%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (0.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.13%) Oracle
3 14 (6.09%) Cognizant
4 13 (5.65%) Tableau
5 12 (5.22%) SAP
6 10 (4.35%) ServiceNow
7 9 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.48%) Adobe
8 8 (3.48%) Lotus
9 6 (2.61%) HP
10 5 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.74%) Avaya
11 4 (1.74%) Cisco
11 4 (1.74%) Verint
12 3 (1.30%) Alteryx
12 3 (1.30%) BMC
12 3 (1.30%) CA Agile Central
12 3 (1.30%) Cognos
12 3 (1.30%) Infor
12 3 (1.30%) Sitecore