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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 68 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 35.23% 18.78% 19.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.60% 20.48% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 63 19 31
Average salary £32,500 £22,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% -41.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £45,000
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
191 166 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.96% 91.71% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 164 130 192
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £54,000
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 24 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (29.63%) XML
2 37 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (26.67%) Web Services
4 35 (25.93%) Finance
4 35 (25.93%) QA
5 34 (25.19%) Test Scripting
6 33 (24.44%) Project Management
7 32 (23.70%) Microsoft
7 32 (23.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 27 (20.00%) ITIL
9 25 (18.52%) Windows
9 25 (18.52%) Data Analysis
10 23 (17.04%) Regression Testing
11 22 (16.30%) XSLT
12 21 (15.56%) SQL
12 21 (15.56%) Test Strategy
13 20 (14.81%) SOA
13 20 (14.81%) Automated Testing
14 18 (13.33%) SoapUI
15 17 (12.59%) VMware
16 16 (11.85%) Active Directory
16 16 (11.85%) HP
17 15 (11.11%) Waterfall
18 14 (10.37%) Systems Analysis
18 14 (10.37%) Degree
18 14 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (10.37%) User Stories
19 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
20 12 (8.89%) SOAP
20 12 (8.89%) Dell

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (8.15%) MS Exchange
1 11 (8.15%) Lync
1 11 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.22%) CMS
4 2 (1.48%) SAS
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.41%) SAN
2 9 (6.67%) DEFINITY
3 3 (2.22%) Internet
4 2 (1.48%) Firewall
4 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.74%) VPN
5 1 (0.74%) CTI
5 1 (0.74%) IPsec
5 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) MS Access
4 1 (0.74%) DTS
4 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.74%) QlikView
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 18 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 4 (2.96%) Ranorex
General
1 35 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Banking
3 3 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (29.63%) XML
2 36 (26.67%) Web Services
3 22 (16.30%) XSLT
4 12 (8.89%) SOAP
5 9 (6.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.74%) Replication
3 1 (0.74%) Statistics
3 1 (0.74%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.52%) Windows
2 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (7.41%) UNIX
4 10 (7.41%) Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.74%) HPUX
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.19%) Test Scripting
3 33 (24.44%) Project Management
4 32 (23.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (20.00%) ITIL
6 25 (18.52%) Data Analysis
7 23 (17.04%) Regression Testing
8 21 (15.56%) Test Strategy
9 20 (14.81%) SOA
9 20 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 15 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 14 (10.37%) Systems Analysis
11 14 (10.37%) User Stories
12 12 (8.89%) Workflow
12 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.41%) Business Continuity
13 10 (7.41%) Manual Testing
14 9 (6.67%) Data Protection
14 9 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (5.93%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.56%) SQL
2 2 (1.48%) VBA
3 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.74%) R
3 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (10.37%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) MCSE
2 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.67%) Avaya Certification
3 9 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.67%) HNC
3 9 (6.67%) HND
4 2 (1.48%) CISSP
4 2 (1.48%) CISM
4 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (25.93%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (11.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.74%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (8.15%) SCCM
1 11 (8.15%) SCOM
2 9 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (23.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.59%) VMware
3 16 (11.85%) HP
4 12 (8.89%) Dell
4 12 (8.89%) EMC
5 10 (7.41%) Cisco
5 10 (7.41%) Symantec
6 9 (6.67%) Avaya
7 6 (4.44%) Citrix
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle
8 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Remedy
8 1 (0.74%) McAfee
8 1 (0.74%) Clearswift
8 1 (0.74%) Mitel
8 1 (0.74%) ScanSafe
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £25500 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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