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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 5 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 55 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.65% 20.43% 19.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.91% 21.17% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 27
Average salary £27,500 £39,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.93% +37.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £26,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £44,000
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
230 222 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.55% 96.52% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 175 180 169
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Chester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 43 (48.31%) Finance
2 38 (42.70%) SAS
3 36 (40.45%) SQL
4 34 (38.20%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (34.83%) Analytics
6 28 (31.46%) Data Analysis
6 28 (31.46%) Degree
7 18 (20.22%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (19.10%) Marketing
9 15 (16.85%) Credit Risk
10 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
11 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (13.48%) VBA
13 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
13 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
13 11 (12.36%) Retail
14 10 (11.24%) Economics
14 10 (11.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 9 (10.11%) Banking
16 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
16 8 (8.99%) Change Management
16 8 (8.99%) VB
16 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
16 8 (8.99%) Data Mining
16 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
17 7 (7.87%) Business Development
18 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
18 6 (6.74%) Root Cause Analysis
18 6 (6.74%) Coaching

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 38 (42.70%) SAS
2 5 (5.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) SAN
2 1 (1.12%) Firewall
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Network Security
2 1 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (11.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (8.99%) Data Mining
3 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) ChangeMan
General
1 43 (48.31%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Marketing
3 11 (12.36%) Retail
4 9 (10.11%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Web Services
1 2 (2.25%) XML
2 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.12%) COM
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) Flash
2 1 (1.12%) jQuery
2 1 (1.12%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.20%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (16.85%) Credit Risk
3 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
4 10 (11.24%) Economics
5 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.49%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.49%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.25%) CMDB
7 2 (2.25%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.25%) Open Source
7 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
1 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.25%) AIX
3 2 (2.25%) UNIX
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Analytics
2 28 (31.46%) Data Analysis
3 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
5 8 (8.99%) Change Management
5 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.87%) Business Development
7 6 (6.74%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.74%) Coaching
8 5 (5.62%) CRM
8 5 (5.62%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.49%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.49%) ETL
9 4 (4.49%) ITIL
9 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.49%) User Stories
10 3 (3.37%) Financial Analysis
10 3 (3.37%) Data Entry
10 3 (3.37%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.45%) SQL
2 12 (13.48%) VBA
3 8 (8.99%) VB
4 5 (5.62%) C
5 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) JCL
6 1 (1.12%) C#
6 1 (1.12%) Java
6 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.12%) Perl
6 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (31.46%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) ISEB
3 3 (3.37%) CBAP
3 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) CISM
4 1 (1.12%) CISSP
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) vSphere
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.12%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Citrix
2 5 (5.62%) VMware
2 5 (5.62%) Google
3 4 (4.49%) HP
3 4 (4.49%) Tableau
4 3 (3.37%) Teradata
5 1 (1.12%) Business Objects
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