The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 62 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 30.69% 20.00% 16.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.85% 21.67% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 19 26
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,200 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
201 120 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.50% 92.31% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 186 96 138
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Analyst
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 52 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.22%) QA
3 46 (21.80%) Test Scripting
4 42 (19.91%) Regression Testing
4 42 (19.91%) Finance
5 41 (19.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (19.43%) Software Testing
6 38 (18.01%) Project Management
7 36 (17.06%) Microsoft
8 34 (16.11%) HP Quality Center
9 28 (13.27%) Banking
9 28 (13.27%) Cisco
10 25 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (11.85%) QlikView
11 24 (11.37%) QuickTest Pro
12 23 (10.90%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (9.95%) Information Security
14 19 (9.00%) ITIL
15 18 (8.53%) XML
15 18 (8.53%) Symantec
16 17 (8.06%) ISEB
16 17 (8.06%) UML
16 17 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (7.58%) McAfee
17 16 (7.58%) CheckPoint
18 15 (7.11%) CCNA
18 15 (7.11%) Legal
19 14 (6.64%) CCSA
19 14 (6.64%) Business Analysis
19 14 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (0.95%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) DEFINITY
1 8 (3.79%) SAN
2 4 (1.90%) Firewall
3 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) VPN
4 1 (0.47%) ADSL
4 1 (0.47%) LAN
4 1 (0.47%) WAN
4 1 (0.47%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.85%) QlikView
2 8 (3.79%) MySQL
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (11.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.42%) Selenium
2 3 (1.42%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.47%) Ranorex
General
1 42 (19.91%) Finance
2 28 (13.27%) Banking
3 15 (7.11%) Legal
4 13 (6.16%) Retail
5 5 (2.37%) Back Office
6 2 (0.95%) Marketing
6 2 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.53%) XML
2 13 (6.16%) XSLT
3 11 (5.21%) Web Services
4 9 (4.27%) CSS
5 8 (3.79%) HTML
6 6 (2.84%) HTML5
6 6 (2.84%) CSS3
7 2 (0.95%) .NET
7 2 (0.95%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.79%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.37%) Online Banking
3 2 (0.95%) Device Driver
3 2 (0.95%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.27%) UNIX
2 8 (3.79%) Linux
3 6 (2.84%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.80%) Test Scripting
3 42 (19.91%) Regression Testing
4 41 (19.43%) Software Testing
4 41 (19.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 38 (18.01%) Project Management
6 25 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (9.95%) Information Security
8 19 (9.00%) ITIL
9 17 (8.06%) UML
9 17 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.64%) Business Analysis
11 13 (6.16%) Use Case
12 12 (5.69%) Service Delivery
13 11 (5.21%) Systems Analysis
14 10 (4.74%) Data Analysis
14 10 (4.74%) Workflow
15 8 (3.79%) Validation
15 8 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (3.79%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.16%) SQL
2 6 (2.84%) PHP5
2 6 (2.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (2.84%) PHP
3 2 (0.95%) C#
4 1 (0.47%) C
4 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.47%) VBScript
4 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (10.90%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (8.06%) ISEB
3 15 (7.11%) CCNA
4 14 (6.64%) CCSA
4 14 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.16%) SSCP
6 11 (5.21%) Degree
7 10 (4.74%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (4.27%) MCSE
9 8 (3.79%) HNC
9 8 (3.79%) HND
9 8 (3.79%) Avaya Certification
10 5 (2.37%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (2.37%) MCP
10 5 (2.37%) CISSP
11 4 (1.90%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (23.22%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 34 (16.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.27%) Cisco
3 18 (8.53%) Symantec
4 16 (7.58%) McAfee
4 16 (7.58%) CheckPoint
5 10 (4.74%) Business Objects
6 8 (3.79%) Avaya
7 3 (1.42%) Intel
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle
8 2 (0.95%) VMware
9 1 (0.47%) Sophos
9 1 (0.47%) BT
9 1 (0.47%) Remedy
9 1 (0.47%) HP
9 1 (0.47%) EMC
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £50k+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and Healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus and SAS Training
Posted: 23 days ago