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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 48 55 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.79% 30.05% 14.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.57% 31.25% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 19
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,100 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,500
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
143 176 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.70% 96.17% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 123 138 128
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,750 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,150
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 24 November 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Colchester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 29 (32.22%) Citrix
2 28 (31.11%) ITIL
3 27 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 26 (28.89%) Finance
5 24 (26.67%) SQL
5 24 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (24.44%) Active Directory
6 22 (24.44%) Validation
7 21 (23.33%) Degree
7 21 (23.33%) MS Office
8 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 18 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 18 (20.00%) VoIP
10 17 (18.89%) Incident Management
10 17 (18.89%) Java
10 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (17.78%) Selenium
11 16 (17.78%) Test Planning
11 16 (17.78%) .NET
11 16 (17.78%) JMeter
12 14 (15.56%) JBoss
12 14 (15.56%) Windows
12 14 (15.56%) Change Control
13 13 (14.44%) Test Automation
13 13 (14.44%) Manual Testing
13 13 (14.44%) Analytics
13 13 (14.44%) Automation Testing
13 13 (14.44%) IIS
13 13 (14.44%) JavaScript

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (15.56%) JBoss
4 13 (14.44%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.11%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (23.33%) MS Office
2 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 5 (5.56%) SAP CO
3 4 (4.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (3.33%) Magento
4 3 (3.33%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.11%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) 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 16 (17.78%) JMeter
1 16 (17.78%) 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 26 (28.89%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
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 24 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.33%) Kindle
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Windows
2 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.44%) Linux
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) ITIL
2 27 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 22 (24.44%) Validation
4 18 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 17 (18.89%) Incident Management
6 16 (17.78%) Test Planning
7 14 (15.56%) Change Control
8 13 (14.44%) Test Automation
8 13 (14.44%) Web Analytics
8 13 (14.44%) Manual Testing
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%) Automation Testing
9 12 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 12 (13.33%) Service Management
9 12 (13.33%) Capacity Management
10 10 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 9 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) 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%) ABAP
4 3 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.56%) MCSA
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.33%) SAP Certification
5 2 (2.22%) ACCA
5 2 (2.22%) CIMA
6 1 (1.11%) MCP
6 1 (1.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) XenApp
3 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) Citrix
2 13 (14.44%) Software AG
2 13 (14.44%) webMethods
3 11 (12.22%) Google
4 6 (6.67%) SAP
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 3 (3.33%) Sage
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat