The median annual salary for a Analyst was £26,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Lothian during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Analyst
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 12 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 16.90% 13.56% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.14% 13.56% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 5
Median salary £26,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £33,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £39,000 £40,900
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +1.40% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. 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
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 70 59 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 98.59% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 29 26
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Lothian

Analyst
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Analyst in West Lothian

Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in West Lothian over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in West Lothian

Analyst
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 30 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
Livingston -5 6 £26,000 -30.66%
Linlithgow +3 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Bathgate - 2 £19,500 -
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 West Lothian region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Informatica
4 5 (33.33%) ERP
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) SQLBase
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 3 (20.00%) SLA
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) .NET

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (20.00%) SQLBase
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 5 (33.33%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Informatica
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
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