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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 11 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 79 85 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.90% 18.05% 15.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.20% 18.28% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 59
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
391 465 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.49% 98.73% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 332 395 349
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 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
(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
Chorley +3 22 £30,000 -24.05% 2
Preston -1 12 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Blackburn +10 7 £26,500 -36.14% 2
Ormskirk 0 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Darwen - 5 £26,000 -
Lancaster -9 4 - -
Burnley - 3 £35,000 -
Blackpool +4 1 £24,000 -36.00%
Morecambe - 1 - -
Skelmersdale - 1 £37,500 - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 71 (43.83%) SQL
2 40 (24.69%) Microsoft
3 35 (21.60%) SQL Server
4 33 (20.37%) Degree
5 29 (17.90%) SAP
6 28 (17.28%) Business Analysis
6 28 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (16.05%) MS Excel
8 25 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (14.20%) Windows
9 23 (14.20%) Test Scripting
10 21 (12.96%) QA
10 21 (12.96%) Management Information System
11 18 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 17 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (10.49%) Java
12 17 (10.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (9.88%) VBA
14 14 (8.64%) ISEB
14 14 (8.64%) Software Testing
14 14 (8.64%) SDLC
14 14 (8.64%) Analytics
15 13 (8.02%) Data Analytics
15 13 (8.02%) PowerPivot
15 13 (8.02%) Microsoft Power View
15 13 (8.02%) Pentaho
15 13 (8.02%) SAP PP
15 13 (8.02%) Oracle
15 13 (8.02%) Manufacturing
15 13 (8.02%) Power BI

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.47%) SAP EP
2 4 (2.47%) SAP Portal
2 4 (2.47%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.85%) IIS
3 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.94%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (8.02%) SAP PP
2 5 (3.09%) SAP MM
2 5 (3.09%) SAP SD
2 5 (3.09%) SAP WM
3 3 (1.85%) SAP PM
3 3 (1.85%) SAP QM
4 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.09%) LAN
2 4 (2.47%) WAN
3 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.23%) Firewall
5 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.60%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.02%) Microsoft Power View
2 13 (8.02%) Pentaho
2 13 (8.02%) Power BI
2 13 (8.02%) PowerPivot
3 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.62%) OLAP
8 1 (0.62%) QlikView
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.56%) JIRA
1 9 (5.56%) Selenium
2 8 (4.94%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.70%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.47%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.47%) Gerrit
4 4 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.47%) JMeter
4 4 (2.47%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (8.02%) Manufacturing
2 12 (7.41%) Finance
3 10 (6.17%) Billing
4 5 (3.09%) Retail
5 1 (0.62%) Back Office
5 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.79%) HTML
2 8 (4.94%) CSS
3 5 (3.09%) EDI
4 4 (2.47%) .NET
4 4 (2.47%) jQuery
4 4 (2.47%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (2.47%) SAPUI5
4 4 (2.47%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (1.85%) XML
6 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.79%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.17%) Smart Meter
5 5 (3.09%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.09%) Physics
6 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.47%) User Experience
7 3 (1.85%) FMCG
8 2 (1.23%) AS400
8 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.23%) iPad
8 2 (1.23%) iPhone
8 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.62%) BYOD
9 1 (0.62%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Windows
2 13 (8.02%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.47%) Unix
5 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.23%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.23%) Solaris
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.28%) Business Analysis
2 25 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (14.20%) Test Scripting
4 17 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (10.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (8.64%) Analytics
5 14 (8.64%) SDLC
5 14 (8.64%) Software Testing
6 13 (8.02%) Data Analytics
6 13 (8.02%) Defect Management
7 12 (7.41%) Change Management
7 12 (7.41%) Dashboard Development
7 12 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 12 (7.41%) Web Development
8 10 (6.17%) ITIL
8 10 (6.17%) Regression Testing
9 9 (5.56%) Functional Testing
9 9 (5.56%) QA Automation
9 9 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 71 (43.83%) SQL
2 17 (10.49%) Java
3 16 (9.88%) VBA
4 11 (6.79%) ABAP
5 10 (6.17%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.09%) C
7 5 (3.09%) VB
8 4 (2.47%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.47%) Ruby
9 3 (1.85%) C#
9 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.23%) C++
10 2 (1.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 33 (20.37%) Degree
2 14 (8.64%) ISEB
3 7 (4.32%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.09%) HND
4 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.85%) MCP
5 3 (1.85%) MCSE
6 2 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.23%) MCSA
6 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) CISA
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CISM
7 1 (0.62%) CISSP
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.96%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.47%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.23%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 40 (24.69%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.90%) SAP
3 13 (8.02%) Oracle
4 11 (6.79%) VMware
5 10 (6.17%) Cisco
6 6 (3.70%) Remedy
7 5 (3.09%) Citrix
7 5 (3.09%) HP
7 5 (3.09%) Telerik
8 2 (1.23%) IBM
9 1 (0.62%) Avaya
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 10 days ago
Lancashire
Capita plc
Posted: 10 days ago
Lancashire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £25,000 per year plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Skelmersdale
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago