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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 64 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 36.57% 21.54% 18.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.78% 23.73% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 62 21 32
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
174 118 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.43% 90.77% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 163 98 158
Average salary £35,000 £35,200 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% -3.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 46 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (22.75%) QA
3 38 (20.11%) Finance
4 37 (19.58%) Test Scripting
5 33 (17.46%) Regression Testing
6 32 (16.93%) XML
6 32 (16.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (14.81%) Project Management
8 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
9 25 (13.23%) Software Testing
10 24 (12.70%) Banking
10 24 (12.70%) Web Services
11 22 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (11.64%) QlikView
12 21 (11.11%) XSLT
13 19 (10.05%) HP Quality Center
13 19 (10.05%) ITIL
14 18 (9.52%) Data Analysis
14 18 (9.52%) SQL
15 17 (8.99%) UML
16 16 (8.47%) Cisco
16 16 (8.47%) ISEB
16 16 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (7.94%) SOA
18 14 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
19 13 (6.88%) Use Case
19 13 (6.88%) Retail
20 12 (6.35%) Business Analysis
20 12 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.76%) DEFINITY
1 9 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.64%) QlikView
2 8 (4.23%) MySQL
3 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.59%) Selenium
3 3 (1.59%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.53%) Ranorex
General
1 38 (20.11%) Finance
2 24 (12.70%) Banking
3 13 (6.88%) Retail
4 9 (4.76%) Legal
5 4 (2.12%) Back Office
6 2 (1.06%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.93%) XML
2 24 (12.70%) Web Services
3 21 (11.11%) XSLT
4 8 (4.23%) HTML
4 8 (4.23%) CSS
5 7 (3.70%) SOAP
6 6 (3.17%) HTML5
6 6 (3.17%) CSS3
7 2 (1.06%) .NET
7 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.65%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.76%) UNIX
1 9 (4.76%) Linux
2 5 (2.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.58%) Test Scripting
3 33 (17.46%) Regression Testing
4 32 (16.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (14.81%) Project Management
6 25 (13.23%) Software Testing
7 22 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (10.05%) ITIL
9 18 (9.52%) Data Analysis
10 17 (8.99%) UML
11 16 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.94%) SOA
13 13 (6.88%) Use Case
14 12 (6.35%) Business Analysis
15 11 (5.82%) Information Security
15 11 (5.82%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (5.82%) Workflow
16 10 (5.29%) Test Strategy
17 9 (4.76%) Data Protection
17 9 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.52%) SQL
2 6 (3.17%) PHP5
2 6 (3.17%) JavaScript
2 6 (3.17%) PHP
3 2 (1.06%) C#
4 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (8.47%) ISEB
1 16 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.82%) Degree
4 10 (5.29%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (4.76%) Avaya Certification
5 9 (4.76%) HNC
5 9 (4.76%) HND
5 9 (4.76%) MCSE
6 7 (3.70%) CCNA
6 7 (3.70%) SSCP
6 7 (3.70%) CCSA
7 5 (2.65%) CISSP
8 3 (1.59%) MCP
8 3 (1.59%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (1.06%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (22.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (10.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.47%) Cisco
3 9 (4.76%) Business Objects
3 9 (4.76%) Avaya
4 7 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 7 (3.70%) Symantec
4 7 (3.70%) McAfee
5 3 (1.59%) Intel
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle
7 1 (0.53%) Remedy
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