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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 70 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 43.75% 20.42% 22.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.30% 22.31% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 69 22 37
Average salary £32,500 £25,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.71% -33.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,450 £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
158 130 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.75% 91.55% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 150 109 157
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.88%) Finance
3 39 (22.94%) XML
4 33 (19.41%) QA
5 31 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (17.06%) Web Services
7 26 (15.29%) Microsoft
7 26 (15.29%) Test Scripting
8 24 (14.12%) XSLT
8 24 (14.12%) Data Analysis
9 22 (12.94%) ITIL
9 22 (12.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (12.35%) Banking
11 20 (11.76%) SQL
11 20 (11.76%) SOA
12 19 (11.18%) Regression Testing
13 18 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (9.41%) Business Analysis
14 16 (9.41%) Cisco
14 16 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (9.41%) Project Management
15 15 (8.82%) ISEB
15 15 (8.82%) Workflow
15 15 (8.82%) Degree
16 14 (8.24%) QlikView
16 14 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (8.24%) UML
17 13 (7.65%) Systems Analysis
18 12 (7.06%) Business Continuity

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.06%) DEFINITY
1 12 (7.06%) SAN
2 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.24%) QlikView
2 7 (4.12%) MySQL
3 5 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 4 (2.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.76%) Selenium
3 3 (1.76%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.59%) Ranorex
General
1 44 (25.88%) Finance
2 21 (12.35%) Banking
3 10 (5.88%) Retail
4 6 (3.53%) Legal
5 3 (1.76%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.94%) XML
2 29 (17.06%) Web Services
3 24 (14.12%) XSLT
4 10 (5.88%) SOAP
5 7 (4.12%) CSS
5 7 (4.12%) HTML
6 5 (2.94%) HTML5
6 5 (2.94%) CSS3
7 2 (1.18%) .NET
7 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.18%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.06%) UNIX
1 12 (7.06%) Linux
2 5 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.29%) Test Scripting
3 24 (14.12%) Data Analysis
4 22 (12.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (12.94%) ITIL
5 20 (11.76%) SOA
6 19 (11.18%) Regression Testing
7 18 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (9.41%) Project Management
8 16 (9.41%) Business Analysis
9 15 (8.82%) Workflow
10 14 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (8.24%) UML
11 13 (7.65%) Systems Analysis
12 12 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (7.06%) Business Continuity
12 12 (7.06%) Data Protection
12 12 (7.06%) Test Strategy
13 10 (5.88%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.76%) SQL
2 5 (2.94%) PHP5
2 5 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 5 (2.94%) PHP
3 2 (1.18%) C#
4 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (8.82%) ISEB
2 15 (8.82%) Degree
3 14 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (7.06%) HNC
4 12 (7.06%) HND
4 12 (7.06%) MCSE
4 12 (7.06%) Avaya Certification
5 10 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.94%) CISSP
7 4 (2.35%) CCNA
7 4 (2.35%) SSCP
7 4 (2.35%) CCSA
8 2 (1.18%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (1.18%) MCP
9 1 (0.59%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.41%) Cisco
3 12 (7.06%) Avaya
4 8 (4.71%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.35%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.35%) Symantec
5 4 (2.35%) McAfee
6 3 (1.76%) Intel
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle
8 1 (0.59%) Remedy
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