The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 7 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 32 49 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.08% 22.90% 6.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.88% 24.02% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 15
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £51,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
161 204 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.96% 95.33% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 125 136 296
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 Chester

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Chester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Chester

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

Analyst Salary Histogram in Chester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 21 (29.17%) SQL
2 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.06%) ITIL
3 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
4 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 11 (15.28%) Windows
6 10 (13.89%) Change Management
7 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 9 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (11.11%) User Stories
8 8 (11.11%) .NET
8 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 8 (11.11%) MS Office
8 8 (11.11%) ISEB
9 7 (9.72%) Citrix
9 7 (9.72%) HTTP
9 7 (9.72%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (9.72%) MS Visio
9 7 (9.72%) Web Services
9 7 (9.72%) VMware
9 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
9 7 (9.72%) CBAP
9 7 (9.72%) Financial Analysis
10 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (8.33%) Relational Database

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (5.56%) SAS
2 3 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.11%) MS Office
3 7 (9.72%) MS Visio
4 6 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.39%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Back Office
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) Web Services
3 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.56%) HTML
4 3 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) Flash
5 1 (1.39%) XHTML
5 1 (1.39%) Ajax
5 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.39%) JSON
5 1 (1.39%) jQuery
5 1 (1.39%) HTML5
5 1 (1.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) CMDB
3 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) ITIL
3 10 (13.89%) Change Management
4 9 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (11.11%) User Stories
6 7 (9.72%) Financial Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Scrum
7 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.56%) ETL
8 4 (5.56%) Web Development
9 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.78%) SEO
10 2 (2.78%) UML
10 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.78%) Quality Management
10 2 (2.78%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.17%) C#
3 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.78%) VBA
5 1 (1.39%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) ISEB
2 7 (9.72%) CBAP
3 2 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) VCP4
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCITP
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.39%) MCSA
4 1 (1.39%) CCNP
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) QA
4 1 (1.39%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Citrix
2 7 (9.72%) VMware
3 2 (2.78%) Teradata
3 2 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Google
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