Period
to 27 July 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 26 19
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 120 88 194
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.46% 9.45% 10.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.15% 9.93% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 84 58 139
10th Percentile £28,375 £28,175 £24,806
25th Percentile £34,125 £31,813 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +4.90%
75th Percentile £48,188 £49,375 £47,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1,312 886 1,842
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.46% 95.17% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 893 606 1,302
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% - -0.55%
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,838 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Glasgow

Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Analyst in Glasgow

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 47 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.50%) Social Skills
3 26 (21.67%) Business Analysis
3 26 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (20.83%) BDD
5 24 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 24 (20.00%) Postman
6 21 (17.50%) SC Cleared
7 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 20 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 20 (16.67%) RESTful
7 20 (16.67%) QA
7 20 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 20 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 20 (16.67%) Java
7 20 (16.67%) JMeter
7 20 (16.67%) Newman
7 20 (16.67%) REST Assured
8 19 (15.83%) SQL
8 19 (15.83%) API Testing
9 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 17 (14.17%) Oracle
11 16 (13.33%) Finance
12 15 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (11.67%) Manufacturing
13 14 (11.67%) Requirements Gathering
14 13 (10.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (10.83%) Microsoft 365
15 12 (10.00%) Waterfall
15 12 (10.00%) Tableau

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 4 (3.33%) SAS
2 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (5.00%) Primavera
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (10.00%) Azure
3 6 (5.00%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.50%) Google Workspace
5 2 (1.67%) AWS
6 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Firewall
2 3 (2.50%) ICMP
2 3 (2.50%) IPv4
3 1 (0.83%) ADSL
3 1 (0.83%) Broadband
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) Tableau
2 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.00%) Power BI
5 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.83%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.83%) QlikView
7 1 (0.83%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 24 (20.00%) Postman
2 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.67%) JMeter
2 20 (16.67%) Newman
2 20 (16.67%) REST Assured
3 8 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.33%) Appium
4 4 (3.33%) Selenium
4 4 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (27.50%) Social Skills
2 26 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (13.33%) Finance
4 14 (11.67%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.67%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (5.00%) Public Sector
7 5 (4.17%) Spanish Language
8 4 (3.33%) French Language
8 4 (3.33%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (3.33%) Retail
9 3 (2.50%) Banking
9 3 (2.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (1.67%) Billing
10 2 (1.67%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (1.67%) Legal
10 2 (1.67%) Local Government
11 1 (0.83%) Law
11 1 (0.83%) Marketing
11 1 (0.83%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.83%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.67%) RESTful
2 4 (3.33%) Swagger
3 2 (1.67%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.00%) Legacy Applications
2 4 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Windows
2 9 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.67%) Business Analysis
3 25 (20.83%) BDD
4 20 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 20 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 20 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 19 (15.83%) API Testing
6 15 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (11.67%) Requirements Gathering
8 13 (10.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 11 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (8.33%) User Stories
12 8 (6.67%) Project Management
12 8 (6.67%) Scrum
12 8 (6.67%) SDLC
13 7 (5.83%) Data Modelling
14 6 (5.00%) ERP
14 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.67%) Java
2 19 (15.83%) SQL
3 8 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.17%) Python
4 5 (4.17%) R
5 4 (3.33%) C#
5 4 (3.33%) VBA
6 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (3.33%) APMP
5 3 (2.50%) CISSP
5 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.50%) PMP
6 2 (1.67%) HND
7 1 (0.83%) CBAP
7 1 (0.83%) CCNA
7 1 (0.83%) CISA
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.83%) CRISC
7 1 (0.83%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (4.17%) PMO
3 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.50%) NIST
4 2 (1.67%) COBIT
4 2 (1.67%) GDPR
4 2 (1.67%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.67%) NIST 800
4 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.83%) QRadar
3 1 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.17%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) Alteryx
3 4 (3.33%) Intel
4 3 (2.50%) Qualys
4 3 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.50%) SAP
4 3 (2.50%) Splunk
5 2 (1.67%) Casewise
5 2 (1.67%) HP
5 2 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) BeyondTrust
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.83%) Cybereason
6 1 (0.83%) ForeScout
6 1 (0.83%) IFS
6 1 (0.83%) Symantec
6 1 (0.83%) Thycotic