Period
to 21 September 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

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

Technical Analyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 178 137
Rank change year-on-year +20 -41 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 71 43 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.28% 0.79% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.82% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 46
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £60,000 £69,375
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +11.84% +2.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5298 5253 6110
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.46% 96.05% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3347 3181 3899
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Technical Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in Scotland

Technical 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 Technical Analyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +21 52 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Glasgow -20 11 £46,250 -22.92% 2
Inverclyde - 4 £37,500 - 2
Stirling - 3 £27,500 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 52 (73.24%) SQL
2 51 (71.83%) Finance
3 49 (69.01%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (64.79%) Banking
5 45 (63.38%) Retail
5 45 (63.38%) Data Management
5 45 (63.38%) Retail Banking
5 45 (63.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (35.21%) Data Analysis
7 24 (33.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (30.99%) Data Mining
9 9 (12.68%) Business Analysis
9 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (7.04%) NAS
12 4 (5.63%) Machine Learning
12 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.63%) SCCM
12 4 (5.63%) Coaching
12 4 (5.63%) Software Delivery
12 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
12 4 (5.63%) SDLC
12 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
12 4 (5.63%) Oracle
12 4 (5.63%) Windows
12 4 (5.63%) IBM Domino
12 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
12 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
12 4 (5.63%) Citrix

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (5.63%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.23%) Mingle
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) iTrent
2 1 (1.41%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) NAS
2 4 (5.63%) SAN
2 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.23%) LAN
3 3 (4.23%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) Data Mining
2 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (4.23%) Toad
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 51 (71.83%) Finance
2 46 (64.79%) Banking
3 45 (63.38%) Retail
3 45 (63.38%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (63.38%) Data Management
2 45 (63.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 25 (35.21%) Data Analysis
4 24 (33.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.68%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Coaching
6 4 (5.63%) Machine Learning
6 4 (5.63%) Scrum
6 4 (5.63%) SDLC
6 4 (5.63%) Software Delivery
6 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.23%) ITIL
8 2 (2.82%) Data Governance
8 2 (2.82%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.82%) Service Management
9 1 (1.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (73.24%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Apex Code
3 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
1 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.63%) Terminal Server
2 3 (4.23%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Citrix
1 4 (5.63%) Lotus
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle
1 4 (5.63%) VMware
2 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.41%) Capita
4 1 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.41%) NetApp
4 1 (1.41%) Northgate
4 1 (1.41%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Teradata