The median annual salary for a Senior Data Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Data Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 133 161 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.068% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.072% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2227 2780 2960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.82% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1808 1834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Senior Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Analyst in Scotland

Senior Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst in Scotland.

Salary trend for Senior Data Analyst in Scotland

Senior Data Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 4 £50,000 -16.66%
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Data Analyst
UK

Senior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Platfora
4 1 (16.67%) Decision Tree
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Tableau
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Senior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Decision Tree
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Platfora
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau