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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 31 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 10 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.75% 4.76% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 4.85% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Average salary £30,000 £25,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
170 165 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.70% 98.21% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 142 153 82
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £50,000
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 March 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bolton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (11.11%) ISEB
7 2 (11.11%) NHS
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (11.11%) Marketing
8 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
8 1 (5.56%) HL7
8 1 (5.56%) Retail
8 1 (5.56%) Document Management
8 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.56%) SaaS
8 1 (5.56%) User Stories
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) SSADM
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Document Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bolton
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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