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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 40 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.10% 19.13% 13.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.70% 19.73% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 38
Average salary £29,000 £38,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.67% +30.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £33,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
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
203 223 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.86% 96.96% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 161 275
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £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 19 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Chester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 34 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (32.61%) SQL
4 28 (30.43%) SAS
5 23 (25.00%) Analytics
6 20 (21.74%) Data Analysis
7 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (17.39%) Degree
8 15 (16.30%) Credit Risk
8 15 (16.30%) MS Excel
9 13 (14.13%) Marketing
9 13 (14.13%) Mathematics
10 12 (13.04%) VBA
10 12 (13.04%) Business Analysis
11 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (10.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 10 (10.87%) Windows
12 10 (10.87%) Economics
13 9 (9.78%) Banking
13 9 (9.78%) ISEB
13 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
13 9 (9.78%) User Stories
13 9 (9.78%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (9.78%) ITIL
13 9 (9.78%) Change Management
14 8 (8.70%) MS Office
14 8 (8.70%) Data Mining
14 8 (8.70%) VB
14 8 (8.70%) Active Directory

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (30.43%) SAS
2 2 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Office
3 7 (7.61%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (10.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (8.70%) Data Mining
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) ChangeMan
General
1 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Marketing
3 9 (9.78%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) Web Services
2 3 (3.26%) HTML
2 3 (3.26%) .NET
2 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (1.09%) Flash
4 1 (1.09%) XHTML
4 1 (1.09%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (16.30%) Credit Risk
3 13 (14.13%) Mathematics
4 10 (10.87%) Economics
5 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.17%) CMDB
7 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.17%) Open Source
8 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) AIX
4 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Analytics
2 20 (21.74%) Data Analysis
3 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.78%) ITIL
6 9 (9.78%) Change Management
6 9 (9.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (9.78%) User Stories
7 7 (7.61%) Financial Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Scrum
8 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.52%) Coaching
9 5 (5.43%) CRM
10 4 (4.35%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.35%) ETL
11 3 (3.26%) Business Development
12 2 (2.17%) Web Development
12 2 (2.17%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.61%) SQL
2 12 (13.04%) VBA
3 8 (8.70%) VB
4 5 (5.43%) C
5 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.26%) C#
7 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) Python
8 1 (1.09%) JCL
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 9 (9.78%) ISEB
3 7 (7.61%) CBAP
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.09%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Citrix
2 6 (6.52%) VMware
3 5 (5.43%) Google
4 4 (4.35%) Tableau
5 2 (2.17%) Teradata
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