The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 49 64 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 29.17% 36.57% 22.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.82% 36.78% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 21
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
159 174 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 94.64% 99.43% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 120 163 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Analyst
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Halifax

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 37 (37.00%) Business Analysis
2 35 (35.00%) QA
3 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (23.00%) Finance
4 23 (23.00%) ITIL
4 23 (23.00%) Retail
5 22 (22.00%) Banking
6 20 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 16 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (13.00%) Regression Testing
9 12 (12.00%) Active Directory
9 12 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (11.00%) Project Management
10 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (11.00%) MS Office
10 11 (11.00%) SQL
10 11 (11.00%) Test Scripting
11 10 (10.00%) Retail Banking
11 10 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
11 10 (10.00%) Windows
11 10 (10.00%) Six Sigma
12 9 (9.00%) ISEB
13 8 (8.00%) Validation
13 8 (8.00%) Requirements Management
14 7 (7.00%) MCDST
14 7 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (7.00%) MOS
14 7 (7.00%) Service Management
14 7 (7.00%) MS Project
14 7 (7.00%) Windows 7

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.00%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.00%) MS Office
3 7 (7.00%) MS Project
4 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.00%) Star Schema
1 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.00%) QlikView
1 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Selenium
1 4 (4.00%) ERwin
2 2 (2.00%) Firebug
2 2 (2.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 23 (23.00%) Finance
1 23 (23.00%) Retail
2 22 (22.00%) Banking
3 10 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) .NET
1 6 (6.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.00%) SOAP
2 2 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) XSLT
3 1 (1.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.00%) Spring
3 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) Business Analysis
2 23 (23.00%) ITIL
3 16 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.00%) Regression Testing
5 11 (11.00%) Project Management
5 11 (11.00%) Test Scripting
6 10 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 10 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 8 (8.00%) Validation
7 8 (8.00%) Requirements Management
8 7 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.00%) Service Management
8 7 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.00%) Workflow
10 5 (5.00%) UML
10 5 (5.00%) Use Case
11 4 (4.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.00%) VBScript
2 6 (6.00%) Python
3 1 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.00%) ISEB
4 7 (7.00%) MOS
4 7 (7.00%) MCDST
5 5 (5.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.00%) Degree
6 4 (4.00%) A+ Certification
6 4 (4.00%) MCP
6 4 (4.00%) MCSE
7 3 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (35.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.00%) SCCM
1 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) VMware
4 2 (2.00%) Pega
5 1 (1.00%) HP
5 1 (1.00%) Dell
5 1 (1.00%) EMC
5 1 (1.00%) Citrix
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, death in service etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Free Parking + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax/Edinburgh/London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago