The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Software Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 88 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 2 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 0.97% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.00% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £26,100 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
921 1197 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.04% 97.08% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 746 959 1151
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Software Analyst in the job title.

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Software Analyst Salary Trend in Essex

Software Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +6 2 £43,750 -7.89%
Software Analyst
East of England

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Software Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Delivery
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
4 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA