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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 122 121 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 9 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.84% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 8
Median salary £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
1950 2019 1996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.16% 97.68% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1730 1591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Broxbourne - 6 £22,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -1 2 - -
Harpenden - 1 - -
Software Analyst
East of England

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) SDLC
4 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (26.09%) Stress Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Scalability Testing
6 6 (26.09%) User Experience
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Web Design
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) ISEB
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Banking
8 3 (13.04%) Retail
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
8 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Selenium
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
9 2 (8.70%) BDD
9 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center

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 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Appium
3 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.35%) JMeter
3 1 (4.35%) TestRail
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Scalability Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Stress Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Web Design
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Computacenter
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle