The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 18 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 54 60 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.71% 13.25% 14.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.13% 13.33% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 64
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £22,700 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
485 450 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.23% 99.34% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 426 389 394
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Lancashire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Analyst
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ormskirk - 14 £51,250 -
Blackpool +4 10 £31,250 -3.84% 2
Preston -15 9 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Blackburn -12 7 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Chorley +2 5 £39,500 +44.95% 1
Skelmersdale +2 3 - -
Burnley +2 1 £20,000 -46.66%
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 35 (28.93%) SQL
2 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.66%) SAP
4 23 (19.01%) Windows
4 23 (19.01%) MS Excel
5 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (13.22%) Finance
6 16 (13.22%) .NET
7 15 (12.40%) ISEB
8 14 (11.57%) ERP
9 12 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.26%) Oracle
10 10 (8.26%) ABAP
10 10 (8.26%) C#
10 10 (8.26%) Business Analysis
11 9 (7.44%) Java
12 8 (6.61%) PHP
12 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
12 8 (6.61%) Project Management
12 8 (6.61%) Software Testing
12 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
12 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
12 8 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (5.79%) Test Scripting
13 7 (5.79%) Performance Management
13 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (5.79%) Functional Testing
13 7 (5.79%) Analytics
13 7 (5.79%) Logistics

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (5.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.65%) Lync
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) SAP WM
1 7 (5.79%) SAP SD
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.48%) SAP Payroll
2 3 (2.48%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.83%) Movex
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) LAN
1 2 (1.65%) DHCP
1 2 (1.65%) DNS
1 2 (1.65%) SAN
1 2 (1.65%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.79%) SAP BW
3 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.83%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.65%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.65%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (13.22%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Retail
3 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) German Language
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) .NET
2 5 (4.13%) Grails
3 3 (2.48%) Ajax
3 3 (2.48%) Web Services
3 3 (2.48%) XML
3 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.65%) EDI
4 2 (1.65%) CSS
4 2 (1.65%) SOAP
4 2 (1.65%) WCF
5 1 (0.83%) jQuery
5 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.83%) WinForms
5 1 (0.83%) FIXML
5 1 (0.83%) FpML
5 1 (0.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.13%) Life Science
4 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.65%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.65%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.65%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.83%) Psychology
6 1 (0.83%) Economics
6 1 (0.83%) Derivative
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Windows
2 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.31%) Windows XP
3 4 (3.31%) UNIX
3 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.65%) Linux
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.57%) ERP
2 12 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (8.26%) Business Analysis
4 8 (6.61%) Project Management
4 8 (6.61%) Software Testing
4 8 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (5.79%) Test Scripting
5 7 (5.79%) Performance Management
5 7 (5.79%) Functional Testing
5 7 (5.79%) Analytics
5 7 (5.79%) Logistics
6 6 (4.96%) E-Commerce
6 6 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (4.96%) ITIL
6 6 (4.96%) UML
6 6 (4.96%) Data Management
7 5 (4.13%) Use Case
7 5 (4.13%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.93%) SQL
2 10 (8.26%) ABAP
2 10 (8.26%) C#
3 9 (7.44%) Java
4 8 (6.61%) PHP
5 7 (5.79%) VB
6 5 (4.13%) Groovy
6 5 (4.13%) Objective-C
6 5 (4.13%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.13%) VBA
7 2 (1.65%) Python
7 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) ISEB
2 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.31%) Degree
4 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
2 5 (4.13%) SLA
3 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) vSphere
2 2 (1.65%) XenApp
3 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.66%) SAP
3 10 (8.26%) Oracle
4 6 (4.96%) HP
5 5 (4.13%) VMware
5 5 (4.13%) Citrix
6 4 (3.31%) Cisco
6 4 (3.31%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.48%) RedPrairie
8 2 (1.65%) IBM
8 2 (1.65%) Avaya
8 2 (1.65%) NetApp
9 1 (0.83%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.83%) Lotus
9 1 (0.83%) Apple
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum +
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 P/A
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
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