The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Software Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 135 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 8 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.85% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.88% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 17
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,500 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2079 2261 2468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.19% 96.62% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1840 1989
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Software Analyst in the job title.

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Analyst across the Hertfordshire region.

Software Analyst Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +7 4 £37,500 -31.81%
Welwyn Garden City +16 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead +14 1 £35,000 +37.25%
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
Software Analyst
East of England

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Software Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) General Ledger
4 8 (32.00%) Cash Management
5 7 (28.00%) QA
5 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) J2EE
6 6 (24.00%) Java
6 6 (24.00%) Unix
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (20.00%) SAP
7 5 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (20.00%) Sage
7 5 (20.00%) Validation
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) Retail
8 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) System Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (12.00%) Data Validation
9 3 (12.00%) SDLC
9 3 (12.00%) Relational Database

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Informix
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) General Ledger
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Cash Management
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Data Validation
5 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) System Testing
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.00%) QA Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Sage
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft