The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bolton region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 6 5 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 33 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 24.26% 19.18% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.19% 19.44% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 6
Median salary £30,450 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.87% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,150 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%

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
131 72 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 96.32% 98.63% 99.42%
Number of salaries quoted 117 68 141
Median salary £35,500 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.69% -21.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 25 February 2017.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bolton

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Bolton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Finance
3 17 (32.08%) SDLC
4 14 (26.42%) Waterfall
5 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
6 10 (18.87%) Legal
6 10 (18.87%) User Stories
7 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (16.98%) MS Office
8 7 (13.21%) Workflow
8 7 (13.21%) Guidewire
8 7 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
9 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (11.32%) SCCM
9 6 (11.32%) Skype for Business
9 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
9 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
9 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
9 6 (11.32%) SCOrch
9 6 (11.32%) Skype
9 6 (11.32%) Workflow Analysis
9 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
9 6 (11.32%) HP
9 6 (11.32%) SQL
9 6 (11.32%) Windows
9 6 (11.32%) DSDM
9 6 (11.32%) MS Excel

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 6 (11.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Office
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Sage 1000
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.89%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) QlikView
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.89%) MS Access
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
1 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) SDLC
3 14 (26.42%) Waterfall
4 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
4 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (18.87%) User Stories
6 7 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Workflow
7 6 (11.32%) DSDM
7 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
7 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
7 6 (11.32%) Workflow Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) CRM
9 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.66%) Contract Management
9 3 (5.66%) ETL
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL
9 3 (5.66%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) SCCM
1 6 (11.32%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Guidewire
2 6 (11.32%) HP
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) Sage
4 1 (1.89%) SAP