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The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

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
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 10 39 19
Rank change year-on-year +29 -20 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 247 76 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.29% 5.85% 10.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.14% 6.24% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 164 64 90
10th Percentile £22,150 £28,000 £25,800
25th Percentile £27,750 £32,094 £34,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% +3.90%
75th Percentile £52,500 £47,313 £51,875
90th Percentile £56,750 £52,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year - +0.67% -0.67%

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 1,530 1,218 1,085
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 93.69% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 856 858 768
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,175 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,438 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £45,625 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.21% +1.39% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,750 £70,900 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +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 28 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, Analyst job roles required the following 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 89 (36.03%) Agile
2 75 (30.36%) Social Skills
3 56 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (20.24%) Microsoft
6 47 (19.03%) Business Analysis
7 41 (16.60%) SQL
8 38 (15.38%) Finance
8 38 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
9 37 (14.98%) Security Cleared
9 37 (14.98%) User Stories
10 36 (14.57%) Microsoft Excel
11 32 (12.96%) Microsoft 365
12 31 (12.55%) Windows
13 30 (12.15%) ITIL
14 28 (11.34%) Analytics
14 28 (11.34%) SC Cleared
14 28 (11.34%) Requirements Gathering
15 27 (10.93%) Organisational Skills
15 27 (10.93%) Java
15 27 (10.93%) Test Automation
16 26 (10.53%) Data Analysis
16 26 (10.53%) Active Directory
17 24 (9.72%) Azure
18 23 (9.31%) BDD
18 23 (9.31%) Postman
18 23 (9.31%) Git (software)
18 23 (9.31%) Performance Testing
18 23 (9.31%) Integration Testing
19 22 (8.91%) JMeter

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 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.62%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.21%) CMS
4 2 (0.81%) Confluence
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 38 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (14.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (8.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (8.10%) MS Visio
4 13 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.21%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.81%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.81%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.96%) Microsoft 365
2 24 (9.72%) Azure
3 18 (7.29%) Power Platform
4 12 (4.86%) AWS
5 6 (2.43%) GCP
5 6 (2.43%) SaaS
6 2 (0.81%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) IaaS
7 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.64%) Firewall
2 8 (3.24%) VPN
3 6 (2.43%) ADSL
3 6 (2.43%) LAN
3 6 (2.43%) WAN
4 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.21%) Broadband
5 3 (1.21%) Extranet
5 3 (1.21%) Intranet
5 3 (1.21%) Network Security
5 3 (1.21%) VLAN
6 2 (0.81%) DHCP
6 2 (0.81%) DNS
6 2 (0.81%) Internet
6 2 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.81%) Softphone
6 2 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.29%) Power BI
2 13 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.43%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.62%) Essbase
6 4 (1.62%) MS Access
6 4 (1.62%) MySQL
7 3 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.21%) QlikView
7 3 (1.21%) Tableau
8 2 (0.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.81%) Big Data
8 2 (0.81%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.40%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 23 (9.31%) Git (software)
1 23 (9.31%) Postman
2 22 (8.91%) JMeter
2 22 (8.91%) Newman
2 22 (8.91%) REST Assured
3 14 (5.67%) JIRA
4 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.40%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.40%) Zephyr
General
1 75 (30.36%) Social Skills
2 56 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (15.38%) Finance
4 27 (10.93%) Organisational Skills
5 16 (6.48%) Retail
6 15 (6.07%) Public Sector
7 11 (4.45%) Marketing
8 10 (4.05%) Banking
9 8 (3.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 7 (2.83%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (2.02%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (2.02%) Law
12 4 (1.62%) Legal
12 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.81%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.40%) Front Office
14 1 (0.40%) Local Government
14 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.91%) RESTful
2 5 (2.02%) .NET
3 1 (0.40%) COM
3 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.07%) NHS
2 10 (4.05%) Data Structures
2 10 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.64%) Driving Licence
4 4 (1.62%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.21%) Replication
6 2 (0.81%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.81%) User Experience
6 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.40%) CSOC
7 1 (0.40%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (0.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.40%) Pricing Data
7 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.40%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.55%) Windows
2 15 (6.07%) Windows 10
3 7 (2.83%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.83%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.43%) Unix
5 5 (2.02%) Linux
6 2 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (36.03%) Agile
2 51 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (19.03%) Business Analysis
4 37 (14.98%) User Stories
5 30 (12.15%) ITIL
6 28 (11.34%) Analytics
6 28 (11.34%) Requirements Gathering
7 27 (10.93%) Test Automation
8 26 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 23 (9.31%) BDD
9 23 (9.31%) Integration Testing
9 23 (9.31%) Performance Testing
10 21 (8.50%) Migration
11 20 (8.10%) Waterfall
12 19 (7.69%) Business Case
12 19 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (7.69%) Data Migration
13 17 (6.88%) Business Transformation
13 17 (6.88%) Requirements Analysis
14 16 (6.48%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 41 (16.60%) SQL
2 27 (10.93%) Java
3 7 (2.83%) Python
4 5 (2.02%) C#
5 4 (1.62%) MATLAB
5 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.81%) C
6 2 (0.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (0.81%) R
6 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.40%) Perl
7 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (14.98%) Security Cleared
2 28 (11.34%) SC Cleared
3 17 (6.88%) Degree
4 7 (2.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (1.62%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 2 (0.81%) CISSP
6 2 (0.81%) HNC
6 2 (0.81%) HND
6 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.81%) MCSE
6 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) GCIH
7 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.29%) SLA
2 15 (6.07%) HL7
3 7 (2.83%) QA
4 5 (2.02%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.62%) NIST
6 3 (1.21%) GDPR
7 2 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.81%) MiFID
7 2 (0.81%) PMO
8 1 (0.40%) EMIR
8 1 (0.40%) GMP
8 1 (0.40%) Good Clinical Practice
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.40%) NCSC
8 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Firmware
2 1 (0.40%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (2.43%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 50 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.64%) Oracle
3 7 (2.83%) Citrix
4 6 (2.43%) Google
4 6 (2.43%) Teradata
5 5 (2.02%) SAP
6 4 (1.62%) Anaplan
6 4 (1.62%) BMC
6 4 (1.62%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.62%) Remedy
7 3 (1.21%) Databricks
7 3 (1.21%) MobileIron
7 3 (1.21%) Splunk
8 2 (0.81%) Adobe
8 2 (0.81%) Apple
8 2 (0.81%) Cisco
8 2 (0.81%) Mitel
8 2 (0.81%) Snow
9 1 (0.40%) Dell
9 1 (0.40%) IBM