The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Software Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Analyst
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 96 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 4 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.46% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.47% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 24
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £34,000 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
994 1269 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.13% 96.65% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1115 1426
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £30,000 - 2
Warrington - 1 £30,500 -
Software Analyst
North West

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Software 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 Cheshire region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) ISEB
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) Manual Testing
4 12 (75.00%) QA
5 11 (68.75%) MSTest
5 11 (68.75%) Software Testing
5 11 (68.75%) Release Management
5 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (68.75%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (68.75%) Test Scripting
5 11 (68.75%) Performance Testing
5 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
5 11 (68.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Advertising
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.25%) B2B
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Management
7 1 (6.25%) BPMN
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Use Case
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
1 11 (68.75%) MSTest
1 11 (68.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Release Management
3 11 (68.75%) Software Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) BPMN
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Performance Related Bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago