The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 4 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 16.67% 23.53% 26.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 24.49% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 13
Average salary £45,000 £21,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £24,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackburn region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 49 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 91.67% 96.08% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 43
Average salary £38,230 £31,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.32% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Blackburn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

Analyst
Salary Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Blackburn region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Blackburn

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Blackburn

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) RedPrairie
3 7 (46.67%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) EDI
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Logistics
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (6.67%) Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) German Language
8 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Power View
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Logistics
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) RedPrairie
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix