Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 21 13
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 317 200 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.82% 10.55% 15.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.26% 10.90% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 221 120 277
Glasgow median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -10.00%

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 2,391 1,835 2,554
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 96.83% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,681 1,088 1,586
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.33% +1.18%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 103 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (31.23%) Finance
3 72 (22.71%) Business Analysis
4 69 (21.77%) SQL
5 58 (18.30%) Microsoft
6 49 (15.46%) Oracle
7 48 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (14.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (14.20%) Windows
10 40 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (10.41%) Microsoft Office
11 33 (10.41%) Banking
12 31 (9.78%) ITIL
13 30 (9.46%) SQL Server
13 30 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (9.46%) SDLC
13 30 (9.46%) Degree
14 25 (7.89%) Data Analysis
14 25 (7.89%) Scrum
15 24 (7.57%) SAP
15 24 (7.57%) Unix
16 23 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
16 23 (7.26%) Active Directory
16 23 (7.26%) User Stories
17 22 (6.94%) QA
18 21 (6.62%) Data Modelling
19 20 (6.31%) CRM
19 20 (6.31%) Linux
19 20 (6.31%) JIRA
20 19 (5.99%) Project Management

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 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.52%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.21%) IIS
3 7 (2.21%) Jupyter
4 6 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.26%) Confluence
5 4 (1.26%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.63%) SAS
7 1 (0.32%) Moodle
7 1 (0.32%) OpenROAD
7 1 (0.32%) Totara
Applications
1 33 (10.41%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (5.68%) MS Visio
4 16 (5.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (3.79%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.32%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (3.47%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (2.52%) Infor M3
4 5 (1.58%) Epicor Tropos
4 5 (1.58%) NetSuite
4 5 (1.58%) SAP CRM
4 5 (1.58%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.95%) LongView
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.32%) Primavera
7 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.32%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.68%) Office 365
2 4 (1.26%) BlazeMeter
2 4 (1.26%) BrowserStack
2 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (0.95%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (0.95%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.42%) Firewall
2 10 (3.15%) Internet
3 8 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.89%) Network Security
5 5 (1.58%) DNS
5 5 (1.58%) WAN
5 5 (1.58%) Wireless
6 4 (1.26%) DHCP
7 3 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.95%) LAN
7 3 (0.95%) Skype
8 2 (0.63%) ADSL
8 2 (0.63%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.63%) NAS
8 2 (0.63%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.63%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.63%) VLAN
8 2 (0.63%) VoIP
8 2 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.10%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.84%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.52%) QlikView
6 7 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.89%) Power BI
7 6 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.26%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.26%) MySQL
9 2 (0.63%) Ingres
9 2 (0.63%) Maltego
9 2 (0.63%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 20 (6.31%) JIRA
2 9 (2.84%) Selenium
3 8 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.89%) JMeter
4 6 (1.89%) SpecFlow
4 6 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.26%) Zephyr
6 3 (0.95%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.63%) Appium
7 2 (0.63%) Calabash
7 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.63%) Gatling
7 2 (0.63%) JBehave
7 2 (0.63%) JUnit
7 2 (0.63%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.32%) Toad
8 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 99 (31.23%) Finance
2 33 (10.41%) Banking
3 13 (4.10%) Advertising
3 13 (4.10%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.15%) Retail
5 9 (2.84%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.89%) Games
6 6 (1.89%) Law
7 5 (1.58%) Legal
7 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.26%) Back Office
8 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.26%) Front Office
8 4 (1.26%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.47%) .NET
1 11 (3.47%) XML
2 9 (2.84%) Middleware
2 9 (2.84%) Web Services
3 4 (1.26%) Visualforce
4 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.32%) CSS3
5 1 (0.32%) HTML
5 1 (0.32%) HTML5
5 1 (0.32%) jQuery
5 1 (0.32%) JSON
5 1 (0.32%) LINQ
5 1 (0.32%) REST
5 1 (0.32%) SOAP
5 1 (0.32%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.21%) Fintech
3 7 (2.21%) User Experience
4 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.58%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.58%) Smartphone
4 5 (1.58%) Social Media
5 4 (1.26%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.26%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.26%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (0.95%) iPhone
6 3 (0.95%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.63%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.63%) iPad
7 2 (0.63%) Xbox
8 1 (0.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.20%) Windows
2 24 (7.57%) Unix
3 20 (6.31%) Linux
4 18 (5.68%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.10%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.84%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.58%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.63%) Solaris
12 1 (0.32%) Android
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (22.71%) Business Analysis
3 46 (14.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (9.78%) ITIL
6 30 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (9.46%) SDLC
7 25 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 25 (7.89%) Scrum
8 23 (7.26%) User Stories
9 21 (6.62%) Data Modelling
10 20 (6.31%) CRM
11 19 (5.99%) Project Management
12 18 (5.68%) Change Management
13 17 (5.36%) Software Delivery
14 16 (5.05%) Decision-Making
14 16 (5.05%) Risk Management
14 16 (5.05%) Service Delivery
14 16 (5.05%) Test Automation
15 15 (4.73%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (21.77%) SQL
2 17 (5.36%) C#
3 16 (5.05%) Java
4 9 (2.84%) Python
5 5 (1.58%) C++
5 5 (1.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.58%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.58%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.26%) Apex Code
7 3 (0.95%) C
7 3 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.63%) R
8 2 (0.63%) Ruby
8 2 (0.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (9.46%) Degree
2 11 (3.47%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.52%) CISSP
3 8 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.21%) ISEB
4 7 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.58%) CCNP
6 5 (1.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.26%) CCNA
7 4 (1.26%) CISA
7 4 (1.26%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.95%) CASP
8 3 (0.95%) CEH
8 3 (0.95%) CISM
8 3 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (0.95%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (0.63%) CCIE
9 2 (0.63%) ECDL
9 2 (0.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.94%) QA
2 13 (4.10%) SLA
3 12 (3.79%) PMO
4 5 (1.58%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.95%) COBIT
6 3 (0.95%) GDPR
6 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 23 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.58%) XenApp
4 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.63%) vSphere
4 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.89%) SCCM
2 2 (0.63%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.32%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.32%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.32%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (0.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 58 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.46%) Oracle
3 24 (7.57%) SAP
4 11 (3.47%) Cisco
5 9 (2.84%) Citrix
5 9 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.84%) TIBCO
5 9 (2.84%) VMware
6 8 (2.52%) Infor
7 6 (1.89%) Avaya
7 6 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (1.89%) Tableau
8 5 (1.58%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.58%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.58%) Cognizant
8 5 (1.58%) Epicor
8 5 (1.58%) HP
8 5 (1.58%) IFS
8 5 (1.58%) Remedy
8 5 (1.58%) Sage