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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 60 59 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 27.65% 31.05% 19.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.41% 31.22% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 46 57 18
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
204 189 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 94.01% 99.47% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 152 174 95
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 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 (36.27%) QA
2 33 (32.35%) Business Analysis
3 32 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 29 (28.43%) ITIL
5 24 (23.53%) Retail
6 23 (22.55%) Banking
6 23 (22.55%) MS Excel
7 22 (21.57%) Finance
8 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
8 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (11.76%) Test Scripting
9 12 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (11.76%) Project Management
9 12 (11.76%) Regression Testing
10 11 (10.78%) Windows
11 10 (9.80%) Six Sigma
11 10 (9.80%) ISEB
11 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (9.80%) Lean Six Sigma
11 10 (9.80%) Retail Banking
12 9 (8.82%) MS Project
12 9 (8.82%) MS Office
12 9 (8.82%) SQL
13 8 (7.84%) Legal
13 8 (7.84%) Validation
13 8 (7.84%) Requirements Management
14 7 (6.86%) Manual Testing
14 7 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (6.86%) ISTQB
14 7 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 5 (4.90%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.96%) Lync
3 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (22.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.82%) MS Project
2 9 (8.82%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (0.98%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) IPsec
3 1 (0.98%) Network Security
3 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.96%) QlikView
1 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) Star Schema
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Selenium
2 2 (1.96%) Firebug
2 2 (1.96%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.98%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.98%) ERwin
General
1 24 (23.53%) Retail
2 23 (22.55%) Banking
3 22 (21.57%) Finance
4 10 (9.80%) Retail Banking
5 8 (7.84%) Legal
6 2 (1.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) .NET
1 6 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.98%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.98%) SOAP
2 1 (0.98%) Web Services
2 1 (0.98%) XML
2 1 (0.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.94%) User Experience
3 2 (1.96%) EMC VNX
4 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.98%) UNIX
5 1 (0.98%) Android
5 1 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Business Analysis
2 29 (28.43%) ITIL
3 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 12 (11.76%) Project Management
4 12 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 10 (9.80%) Lean Six Sigma
5 10 (9.80%) Six Sigma
6 8 (7.84%) Validation
6 8 (7.84%) Requirements Management
7 7 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.86%) Manual Testing
7 7 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.88%) Service Management
8 6 (5.88%) UML
9 5 (4.90%) Workflow
9 5 (4.90%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.90%) Use Case
10 4 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) SQL
2 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.88%) VBScript
2 6 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (0.98%) Java
3 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (9.80%) ISEB
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.86%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.88%) MOS
4 6 (5.88%) MCDST
5 4 (3.92%) A+ Certification
5 4 (3.92%) MCP
5 4 (3.92%) MCSE
6 3 (2.94%) Degree
6 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (36.27%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.96%) SCCM
1 2 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle
3 5 (4.90%) VMware
4 3 (2.94%) Symantec
5 2 (1.96%) HP
5 2 (1.96%) EMC
5 2 (1.96%) Citrix
5 2 (1.96%) Pega
6 1 (0.98%) ScanSafe
6 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.98%) McAfee
6 1 (0.98%) Clearswift
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco
Edinbrugh/Halifax/London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago