The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 48 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 33.10% 25.29% 12.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.04% 26.22% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 15
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 164 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 97.24% 96.47% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 121 132 137
Average salary £41,000 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.56% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Colchester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Colchester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 30 (33.33%) Citrix
2 26 (28.89%) Problem Management
2 26 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (26.67%) Finance
4 23 (25.56%) Active Directory
4 23 (25.56%) ITIL
5 22 (24.44%) SQL
6 21 (23.33%) Validation
7 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 19 (21.11%) Windows
8 19 (21.11%) MS Office
8 19 (21.11%) Degree
9 17 (18.89%) Java
9 17 (18.89%) Incident Management
10 16 (17.78%) .NET
11 15 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 15 (16.67%) VoIP
11 15 (16.67%) JMeter
11 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (16.67%) Selenium
11 15 (16.67%) Test Planning
12 14 (15.56%) Capacity Management
12 14 (15.56%) Configuration Management
12 14 (15.56%) JBoss
13 13 (14.44%) SOA
13 13 (14.44%) IIS
13 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
13 13 (14.44%) Software AG
13 13 (14.44%) webMethods

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 15 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (15.56%) JBoss
3 13 (14.44%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.11%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.33%) Magento
2 3 (3.33%) Sage 200
3 2 (2.22%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (2.22%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (16.67%) JMeter
1 15 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.11%) Gradle
4 1 (1.11%) Maven
4 1 (1.11%) Ant
General
1 24 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) JMS
3 1 (1.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.33%) Kindle
5 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.44%) Linux
5 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) Problem Management
2 23 (25.56%) ITIL
3 21 (23.33%) Validation
4 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 17 (18.89%) Incident Management
6 15 (16.67%) Test Planning
7 14 (15.56%) Capacity Management
7 14 (15.56%) Configuration Management
8 13 (14.44%) SOA
8 13 (14.44%) Scrum
8 13 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (14.44%) Analytics
8 13 (14.44%) Web Analytics
8 13 (14.44%) Manual Testing
8 13 (14.44%) Change Control
9 12 (13.33%) Automation Testing
9 12 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 10 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 9 (10.00%) Performance Management
11 9 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) SQL
2 17 (18.89%) Java
3 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.33%) PHP
4 3 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (2.22%) ABAP
5 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.33%) MCSA
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.22%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.11%) ACCA
5 1 (1.11%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) SLA
3 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (25.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.22%) XenApp
3 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Citrix
2 13 (14.44%) Software AG
2 13 (14.44%) webMethods
3 11 (12.22%) Google
4 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.33%) Sage
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 3 (3.33%) SAP
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.22%) LANDesk
Colchester, Essex
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