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 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 8 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 35 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 21.47% 15.43% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.73% 15.63% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 31
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,900 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £45,300 £55,000
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
154 160 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.48% 98.77% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 141 140 108
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £50,000
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 3 March 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Colchester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (36.59%) Finance
2 26 (31.71%) Citrix
3 25 (30.49%) Active Directory
3 25 (30.49%) ITIL
4 23 (28.05%) MS Office
5 22 (26.83%) MS Excel
6 20 (24.39%) Windows
6 20 (24.39%) SQL
6 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (20.73%) Service Management
8 15 (18.29%) Validation
8 15 (18.29%) Client/Server
8 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
8 15 (18.29%) VoIP
9 14 (17.07%) Degree
9 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (15.85%) Selenium
10 13 (15.85%) JMeter
11 12 (14.63%) Incident Management
11 12 (14.63%) Java
11 12 (14.63%) Test Planning
11 12 (14.63%) Problem Management
12 11 (13.41%) Windows 7
12 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (13.41%) MCSA
13 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (12.20%) Test Automation
13 10 (12.20%) Manual Testing
13 10 (12.20%) Automation Testing
14 9 (10.98%) Scrum

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (18.29%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (10.98%) JBoss
4 8 (9.76%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (28.05%) MS Office
2 22 (26.83%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.10%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Google Analytics
2 5 (6.10%) SAP FI
2 5 (6.10%) SAP CO
3 4 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.22%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) MySQL
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.22%) TKPROF
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) JMeter
1 13 (15.85%) Selenium
2 1 (1.22%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.22%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.22%) DbUnit
2 1 (1.22%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.22%) Hudson
2 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.22%) Redmine
2 1 (1.22%) NUnit
2 1 (1.22%) ArgoUML
2 1 (1.22%) Maven
2 1 (1.22%) Cactus
2 1 (1.22%) Ant
2 1 (1.22%) JUnit
2 1 (1.22%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Legal
3 5 (6.10%) Games
3 5 (6.10%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.22%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) Swing
2 1 (1.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.29%) Client/Server
3 8 (9.76%) Blackberry
4 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.10%) Digital Media
5 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Statistics
6 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) Windows 7
3 7 (8.54%) Linux
4 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.10%) Android
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) ITIL
2 17 (20.73%) Service Management
3 15 (18.29%) Validation
4 12 (14.63%) Incident Management
4 12 (14.63%) Problem Management
4 12 (14.63%) Test Planning
5 10 (12.20%) Manual Testing
5 10 (12.20%) Test Automation
5 10 (12.20%) Automation Testing
5 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.98%) Scrum
6 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.76%) SOA
7 8 (9.76%) Web Analytics
7 8 (9.76%) Document Management
7 8 (9.76%) Analytics
8 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.54%) Test Scripting
9 6 (7.32%) Performance Management
9 6 (7.32%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) Java
3 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.10%) MATLAB
5 3 (3.66%) ABAP
6 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) MCSA
2 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (10.98%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.66%) SAP Certification
5 2 (2.44%) ACCA
5 2 (2.44%) CIMA
6 1 (1.22%) VCP4
6 1 (1.22%) CCA
6 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
System Software
1 25 (30.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) XenApp
3 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Citrix
2 8 (9.76%) Software AG
2 8 (9.76%) webMethods
3 7 (8.54%) Google
3 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.32%) SAP
4 6 (7.32%) IBM
5 5 (6.10%) Symbian
5 5 (6.10%) i2
5 5 (6.10%) Apple
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.22%) HP