The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 94 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 7 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.54% 1.40% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.45% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 11
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £37,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1247 1788 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.70% 96.44% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1457 1163
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +5 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Software Analyst
North West

Software Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Software 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 Software Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) SLA
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
6 3 (23.08%) MSTest
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) Coaching
8 1 (7.69%) SDLC
8 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.69%) System Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Time Management
8 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (7.69%) Open Source
8 1 (7.69%) User Stories
8 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner

Software Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Software 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 Software Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MSTest
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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