Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 183 152
Rank change year-on-year +16 -31 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 55 55 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.05% 0.95% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.99% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 39
Scotland median annual salary £46,250 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.60% -6.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,075 £31,150 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,277
% change year-on-year - +11.03% +2.07%

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 4995 5542 6052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.02% 95.60% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3125 3327 3823
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +16 37 £60,000 - 1
Glasgow -1 10 £62,500 +4.17%
Inverclyde -1 4 £38,000 -
Stirling - 2 £27,500 - 1
Highlands - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 39 (70.91%) Finance
2 37 (67.27%) SQL
3 34 (61.82%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (56.36%) Banking
4 31 (56.36%) Data Management
5 30 (54.55%) Retail Banking
5 30 (54.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 30 (54.55%) Retail
6 17 (30.91%) Data Analysis
6 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (25.45%) Data Mining
9 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
10 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.09%) NAS
11 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
11 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
12 4 (7.27%) Citrix
12 4 (7.27%) SAN
12 4 (7.27%) LAN
12 4 (7.27%) WAN
12 4 (7.27%) Windows
12 4 (7.27%) IBM Domino
12 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (7.27%) Lotus
12 4 (7.27%) Terminal Server
12 4 (7.27%) Scrum
12 4 (7.27%) VMware
12 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (7.27%) SCCM

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 (7.27%) IBM Domino
2 2 (3.64%) SAS
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Mingle
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Eloqua
2 2 (3.64%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.82%) iTrent
3 1 (1.82%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) NAS
1 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.27%) LAN
2 4 (7.27%) SAN
2 4 (7.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) Data Mining
2 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.82%) DB2
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 39 (70.91%) Finance
2 31 (56.36%) Banking
3 30 (54.55%) Retail
3 30 (54.55%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
1 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (56.36%) Data Management
3 30 (54.55%) Infrastructure Management
4 17 (30.91%) Data Analysis
5 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
7 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Coaching
8 4 (7.27%) Machine Learning
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
9 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.45%) SDLC
10 2 (3.64%) Change Control
10 2 (3.64%) ITIL
10 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.82%) Dimensional Modelling
11 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) Apex Code
3 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Terminal Server
2 4 (7.27%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Citrix
1 4 (7.27%) Lotus
1 4 (7.27%) VMware
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.82%) Capita
4 1 (1.82%) Cognos
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.82%) NetApp
4 1 (1.82%) Northgate
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Teradata
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