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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 74 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 40.00% 18.87% 25.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.22% 20.41% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 69 19 43
Average salary £32,500 £19,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% -52.50%
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
184 147 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.46% 92.45% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 158 118 178
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £51,550
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 30 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (33.83%) XML
2 43 (32.33%) Finance
3 42 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (26.32%) Web Services
4 35 (26.32%) QA
5 30 (22.56%) Test Scripting
6 28 (21.05%) Data Analysis
7 27 (20.30%) XSLT
8 26 (19.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (17.29%) SQL
9 23 (17.29%) SOA
10 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
11 19 (14.29%) ITIL
11 19 (14.29%) Regression Testing
12 18 (13.53%) Project Management
12 18 (13.53%) Degree
13 16 (12.03%) Test Strategy
13 16 (12.03%) Workflow
14 14 (10.53%) Business Continuity
14 14 (10.53%) Automated Testing
14 14 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
14 14 (10.53%) SAN
14 14 (10.53%) Linux
14 14 (10.53%) UNIX
14 14 (10.53%) Waterfall
15 13 (9.77%) SoapUI
15 13 (9.77%) Data Protection
15 13 (9.77%) MCSE
15 13 (9.77%) SOAP
15 13 (9.77%) HNC

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.01%) Lync
1 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.26%) SAS
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) SAN
2 13 (9.77%) DEFINITY
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.76%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.26%) MySQL
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) MS Access
3 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (9.77%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.50%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.75%) Selenium
3 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (32.33%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Marketing
4 2 (1.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.83%) XML
2 35 (26.32%) Web Services
3 27 (20.30%) XSLT
4 13 (9.77%) SOAP
5 2 (1.50%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.75%) HTML5
6 1 (0.75%) CSS3
6 1 (0.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.77%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.75%) Statistics
3 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.75%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.53%) UNIX
1 14 (10.53%) Linux
2 7 (5.26%) Windows
3 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (22.56%) Test Scripting
3 28 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 26 (19.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (17.29%) SOA
6 19 (14.29%) ITIL
6 19 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 18 (13.53%) Project Management
8 16 (12.03%) Workflow
8 16 (12.03%) Test Strategy
9 14 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 14 (10.53%) Business Continuity
9 14 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 14 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
10 13 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (9.77%) Data Protection
11 12 (9.02%) User Stories
12 11 (8.27%) Business Analysis
12 11 (8.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.29%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) VB
2 1 (0.75%) VBA
2 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.75%) PHP5
2 1 (0.75%) R
2 1 (0.75%) C
2 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (13.53%) Degree
2 13 (9.77%) Avaya Certification
2 13 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.77%) HNC
2 13 (9.77%) HND
2 13 (9.77%) MCSE
3 4 (3.01%) ISEB
4 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) SCCM
1 4 (3.01%) SCOM
2 2 (1.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.77%) Avaya
2 13 (9.77%) Cisco
3 6 (4.51%) HP
4 5 (3.76%) VMware
5 4 (3.01%) Dell
5 4 (3.01%) EMC
6 3 (2.26%) Intel
6 3 (2.26%) Citrix
7 2 (1.50%) Symantec
8 1 (0.75%) Remedy
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle
8 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39355 - £48615 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £180000000 - £250000000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago