Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 195 324 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.70% 14.17% 10.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.02% 14.63% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 125 213 123
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £28,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £52,500 £48,000
Scotland median annual salary £37,250 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -1.97% - +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 1,947 2,214 1,791
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 96.85% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,374 1,503 1,082
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +3.66%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,400 £29,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 61 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (28.72%) SQL
3 44 (22.56%) Finance
4 41 (21.03%) Microsoft Office
5 39 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 39 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (18.46%) Business Analysis
7 35 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (14.87%) User Stories
10 28 (14.36%) Microsoft Excel
10 28 (14.36%) ITIL
11 25 (12.82%) Banking
11 25 (12.82%) Data Analysis
11 25 (12.82%) Active Directory
12 23 (11.79%) Risk Management
12 23 (11.79%) SDLC
13 21 (10.77%) Analytics
14 20 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (9.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 19 (9.74%) QA
16 18 (9.23%) Java
17 17 (8.72%) Degree
18 16 (8.21%) QlikView
18 16 (8.21%) SQL Server
18 16 (8.21%) Windows
18 16 (8.21%) Python
18 16 (8.21%) Tableau
19 13 (6.67%) Decision-Making
19 13 (6.67%) Power BI

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 9 (4.62%) SAS
2 6 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.03%) Confluence
5 2 (1.03%) JBoss
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) IIS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (21.03%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (14.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (9.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (4.10%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.08%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) LongView
2 1 (0.51%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.10%) Office 365
3 6 (3.08%) Lucidchart
4 5 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.03%) SaaS
6 1 (0.51%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.51%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) VPN
2 5 (2.56%) Wireless
3 4 (2.05%) Firewall
4 3 (1.54%) VoIP
5 2 (1.03%) ADSL
5 2 (1.03%) Internet
5 2 (1.03%) Network Security
5 2 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.51%) Broadband
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.51%) DHCP
6 1 (0.51%) DNS
6 1 (0.51%) DSL
6 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.51%) LAN
6 1 (0.51%) MPLS
6 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.51%) WAN
6 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.21%) QlikView
1 16 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.67%) Power BI
3 10 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.62%) Big Data
5 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.05%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.54%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.03%) MS Access
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.51%) DataStage
9 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.51%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (6.67%) JIRA
2 10 (5.13%) Hudson
3 5 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.56%) Selenium
4 4 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.54%) JMeter
5 3 (1.54%) JUnit
5 3 (1.54%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.03%) Appium
6 2 (1.03%) Calabash
6 2 (1.03%) Gatling
6 2 (1.03%) JBehave
6 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.03%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.51%) Concordion
7 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.51%) Gradle
7 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (22.56%) Finance
2 25 (12.82%) Banking
3 6 (3.08%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (3.08%) Investment Banking
3 6 (3.08%) Law
4 2 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Back Office
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.64%) .NET
2 5 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.54%) XML
5 2 (1.03%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.03%) JSON
6 1 (0.51%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.51%) HTML
6 1 (0.51%) Middleware
6 1 (0.51%) OC4J
6 1 (0.51%) SOAP
6 1 (0.51%) Spring
6 1 (0.51%) Spring Integration
6 1 (0.51%) WinForms
6 1 (0.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.05%) Handset
4 4 (2.05%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (1.54%) User Experience
6 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.51%) Blog
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Robotics
7 1 (0.51%) SCADA
7 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.21%) Windows
2 8 (4.10%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.56%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.54%) Linux
5 3 (1.54%) Unix
6 2 (1.03%) Android
6 2 (1.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.51%) AIX
7 1 (0.51%) Tru64
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.46%) Business Analysis
3 35 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (14.87%) User Stories
6 28 (14.36%) ITIL
7 25 (12.82%) Data Analysis
8 23 (11.79%) Risk Management
8 23 (11.79%) SDLC
9 21 (10.77%) Analytics
10 20 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.67%) Decision-Making
11 13 (6.67%) Use Case
11 13 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (6.15%) Coaching
12 12 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (6.15%) Scrum
13 10 (5.13%) Change Management
13 10 (5.13%) Data Modelling
13 10 (5.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 56 (28.72%) SQL
2 18 (9.23%) Java
3 16 (8.21%) Python
4 12 (6.15%) C#
5 9 (4.62%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.10%) R
7 7 (3.59%) VBA
8 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.54%) VB
9 2 (1.03%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.03%) Ruby
10 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.51%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.51%) C
10 1 (0.51%) Java 8
10 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (8.72%) Degree
2 7 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.56%) ISEB
3 5 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.03%) CISSP
6 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) CASP
7 1 (0.51%) CCNA
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) CISM
7 1 (0.51%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.51%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.74%) QA
2 11 (5.64%) SLA
3 7 (3.59%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.56%) PMO
5 2 (1.03%) GDPR
6 1 (0.51%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 25 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.21%) Tableau
3 11 (5.64%) Oracle
4 8 (4.10%) Cognizant
5 6 (3.08%) ServiceNow
5 6 (3.08%) Teradata
6 5 (2.56%) Adobe
6 5 (2.56%) CA
6 5 (2.56%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (2.56%) Lotus
7 4 (2.05%) Verint
8 3 (1.54%) Cognos
8 3 (1.54%) SAP
9 2 (1.03%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.03%) Avaya
9 2 (1.03%) BMC
9 2 (1.03%) Charles River
9 2 (1.03%) Cisco
9 2 (1.03%) IBM
9 2 (1.03%) MicroStrategy