Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,588 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 25 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 301 211 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.41% 9.45% 13.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.81% 9.98% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 226 120 254
Glasgow median annual salary £36,588 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +12.86% -7.28%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,225 £24,788
90th Percentile £53,500 £65,000 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £35,058 £38,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -7.74% +7.04% -10.13%

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 2,349 2,114 2,504
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 94.71% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,696 1,272 1,414
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,200
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 88 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (26.91%) Finance
3 77 (25.58%) SQL
4 49 (16.28%) Microsoft
5 48 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 42 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
9 37 (12.29%) Oracle
10 34 (11.30%) Banking
11 33 (10.96%) ITIL
12 30 (9.97%) Windows
13 29 (9.63%) Microsoft Excel
13 29 (9.63%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (8.97%) Active Directory
15 26 (8.64%) QA
16 25 (8.31%) Degree
16 25 (8.31%) User Stories
16 25 (8.31%) Data Analysis
17 24 (7.97%) Unix
18 22 (7.31%) SAP
18 22 (7.31%) SQL Server
19 21 (6.98%) Java
20 20 (6.64%) Information Security
20 20 (6.64%) Scrum
21 19 (6.31%) CRM
21 19 (6.31%) SDLC
22 18 (5.98%) Data Modelling
23 17 (5.65%) ETL

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 14 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.66%) Confluence
3 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.00%) SAS
5 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.33%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) JBoss
6 1 (0.33%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 42 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (9.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (5.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.66%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) SAP CRM
1 5 (1.66%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (1.33%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.00%) LongView
3 3 (1.00%) Primavera
3 3 (1.00%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.00%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.00%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.32%) Office 365
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.00%) SaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.33%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.33%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
6 1 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.32%) Firewall
2 9 (2.99%) Wireless
3 8 (2.66%) WAN
4 6 (1.99%) LAN
4 6 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.66%) Internet
5 5 (1.66%) VPN
6 4 (1.33%) DHCP
6 4 (1.33%) DNS
7 3 (1.00%) ADSL
7 3 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.00%) Intranet
7 3 (1.00%) VoIP
8 2 (0.66%) Extranet
8 2 (0.66%) NAS
8 2 (0.66%) Network Security
8 2 (0.66%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.33%) 3G
9 1 (0.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.98%) QlikView
2 15 (4.98%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.32%) Power BI
5 10 (3.32%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.99%) MySQL
7 7 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.33%) Qlik Sense
7 7 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.33%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.66%) Ingres
12 2 (0.66%) Maltego
13 1 (0.33%) DataStage
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (5.32%) JIRA
2 11 (3.65%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.66%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.99%) Selenium
5 4 (1.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.33%) JMeter
5 4 (1.33%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.00%) Appium
6 3 (1.00%) Gatling
6 3 (1.00%) JBehave
6 3 (1.00%) JUnit
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.66%) Calabash
7 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.66%) Subversion
7 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.66%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.33%) Maven
General
1 81 (26.91%) Finance
2 34 (11.30%) Banking
3 11 (3.65%) Investment Banking
3 11 (3.65%) Legal
3 11 (3.65%) Retail
4 9 (2.99%) Games
5 8 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.33%) Law
6 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.66%) Advertising
7 5 (1.66%) Marketing
8 4 (1.33%) Back Office
8 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.33%) Front Office
8 4 (1.33%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.66%) French Language
9 2 (0.66%) German Language
9 2 (0.66%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.66%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.66%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.32%) Web Services
2 6 (1.99%) .NET
3 4 (1.33%) Middleware
4 3 (1.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.00%) Mason
5 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.66%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.33%) CGI
6 1 (0.33%) CSS
6 1 (0.33%) HTML
6 1 (0.33%) HTML5
6 1 (0.33%) jQuery
6 1 (0.33%) JSON
6 1 (0.33%) LINQ
6 1 (0.33%) MDX
6 1 (0.33%) SOAP
6 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.32%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.33%) Handset
4 5 (1.66%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.66%) Mobile Games
4 5 (1.66%) User Experience
5 4 (1.33%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.33%) Online Games
5 4 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (1.33%) Social Media
6 3 (1.00%) iPhone
7 2 (0.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.66%) iPad
7 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.66%) Xbox
8 1 (0.33%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.97%) Windows
2 24 (7.97%) Unix
3 15 (4.98%) Windows 7
4 12 (3.99%) Linux
5 11 (3.65%) Windows 10
5 11 (3.65%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.33%) Android
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 42 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (10.96%) ITIL
6 29 (9.63%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (8.31%) Data Analysis
7 25 (8.31%) User Stories
8 20 (6.64%) Information Security
8 20 (6.64%) Scrum
9 19 (6.31%) CRM
9 19 (6.31%) SDLC
10 18 (5.98%) Data Modelling
11 17 (5.65%) ETL
11 17 (5.65%) Test Scripting
12 16 (5.32%) Analytics
12 16 (5.32%) Project Management
12 16 (5.32%) Test Automation
12 16 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (4.98%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (25.58%) SQL
2 21 (6.98%) Java
3 14 (4.65%) PL/SQL
3 14 (4.65%) Python
4 10 (3.32%) C#
5 7 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.33%) Ruby
6 4 (1.33%) VBA
7 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.66%) SOQL
9 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.33%) C++
9 1 (0.33%) Perl
9 1 (0.33%) R
9 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (8.31%) Degree
2 16 (5.32%) ISTQB
3 14 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (3.99%) CISSP
5 8 (2.66%) ISEB
6 7 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.33%) CISM
7 6 (1.99%) CASP
7 6 (1.99%) CCNP
7 6 (1.99%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (1.66%) CCNA
8 5 (1.66%) CEH
8 5 (1.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (1.33%) CISA
10 3 (1.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.66%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.64%) QA
2 8 (2.66%) PMO
3 6 (1.99%) SLA
4 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.33%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.00%) COBIT
6 3 (1.00%) GDPR
6 3 (1.00%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 27 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.00%) XenApp
4 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.66%) vSphere
4 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.99%) SCCM
3 4 (1.33%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (0.33%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.33%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (0.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.29%) Oracle
3 22 (7.31%) SAP
4 13 (4.32%) Citrix
4 13 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.99%) Cisco
6 9 (2.99%) MicroStrategy
6 9 (2.99%) Tableau
7 7 (2.33%) Avaya
7 7 (2.33%) Cognizant
7 7 (2.33%) HP
7 7 (2.33%) Informatica
8 6 (1.99%) Cognos
8 6 (1.99%) Forcepoint
8 6 (1.99%) VMware
9 5 (1.66%) ArcSight
9 5 (1.66%) Remedy
9 5 (1.66%) Vertica
10 4 (1.33%) Ivanti
10 4 (1.33%) TIBCO