Technical Analyst Jobs in Scotland

Technical Analyst
UK > Scotland

The median Technical Analyst salary in Scotland is £29,750 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 20 May 2024.

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

6 months to
20 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 265 197 209
Rank change year-on-year -68 +12 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 14 18 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.39% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.44% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 38
10th Percentile £27,114 £31,634 £32,600
25th Percentile £28,250 £45,000 £46,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £29,750 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -52.40% +8.70% +15.00%
75th Percentile £57,528 £69,650 £61,250
90th Percentile £68,114 £72,325 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.89%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland

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.

Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 6,501 4,130 5,710
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 89.92% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,618 2,225 3,030
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,453 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £39,810
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,043 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.62% +4.84% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Analyst in Scotland.

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Analyst in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 May 2024.

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 20 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -107 6 £42,000 -40.00% 1
Edinburgh +25 5 £66,367 +20.67% 2
East Ayrshire - 3 £29,500 -
Technical Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2024, Technical Analyst job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (71.43%) Social Skills
2 10 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (57.14%) Agile
4 6 (42.86%) Banking
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Derivative
6 4 (28.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Reference Data
6 4 (28.57%) Hedge funds
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 4 (28.57%) Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Law
6 4 (28.57%) Legal
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Customer Service

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Azure
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (21.43%) AWS
3 2 (14.29%) Entra ID
3 2 (14.29%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
1 3 (21.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (71.43%) Social Skills
3 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Law
4 4 (28.57%) Legal
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Public Sector
6 1 (7.14%) Back Office
6 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
1 4 (28.57%) Derivative
1 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
1 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (28.57%) Hedge funds
1 4 (28.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 4 (28.57%) Onboarding
1 4 (28.57%) Reference Data
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (57.14%) Agile
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Client Onboarding
4 4 (28.57%) Customer Service
4 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Strategic Thinking
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Critical Thinking
5 3 (21.43%) Innovative Thinking
5 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) CyberArk