The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 26 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 6 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.32% 2.88% 18.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 2.96% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 19
Average salary £22,500 £25,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £23,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton 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
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
137 135 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 98.56% 97.12% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 115 126 111
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Analyst
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Bolton

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bolton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) ISEB
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) Legal
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.88%) Billing
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) .NET
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) HTML
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) SPSS
7 1 (5.88%) NHS
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) SAS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SPSS
1 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
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