The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 131 100 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.30% 22.62% 14.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.10% 24.63% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 126 75 57
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
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
522 406 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.85% 91.86% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 464 312 443
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

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 8 December 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Analyst
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Chorley -1 43 £33,000 -22.35% 8
Preston 0 38 £37,500 +28.20% 3
Blackburn -1 9 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Burnley - 6 £31,000 -
Skelmersdale +1 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Rossendale - 4 £45,000 - 2
Nelson - 3 £37,500 -
Accrington 0 1 £50,000 +127.27%
Blackpool -7 1 £21,500 -28.33%
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Lancashire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 95 (48.97%) SQL
2 51 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.20%) Microsoft
4 41 (21.13%) ITIL
5 37 (19.07%) iSeries
6 36 (18.56%) SDLC
7 35 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (17.53%) ERP
9 33 (17.01%) SQL Server
10 30 (15.46%) DB2
10 30 (15.46%) RPG
10 30 (15.46%) IBM
11 29 (14.95%) Finance
11 29 (14.95%) Degree
12 27 (13.92%) Business Analysis
13 24 (12.37%) Waterfall
14 23 (11.86%) MS Excel
15 22 (11.34%) Oracle
15 22 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (11.34%) Manufacturing
15 22 (11.34%) Unit Testing
16 20 (10.31%) AS400
16 20 (10.31%) Management Information System
17 18 (9.28%) Change Management
17 18 (9.28%) VBA
17 18 (9.28%) Retail
18 17 (8.76%) Windows
19 16 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 15 (7.73%) Data Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 10 (5.15%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.55%) Confluence
3 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.09%) MS Office
3 4 (2.06%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.52%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.52%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) Wireless
2 6 (3.09%) Firewall
3 5 (2.58%) LAN
3 5 (2.58%) VLAN
3 5 (2.58%) WAN
4 4 (2.06%) DHCP
4 4 (2.06%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.03%) Internet
6 2 (1.03%) VoIP
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.52%) Network Security
7 1 (0.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.46%) DB2
3 16 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.19%) Power BI
5 9 (4.64%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.64%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.61%) Data Mining
7 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.09%) MS Access
9 5 (2.58%) QlikView
9 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Power View
11 3 (1.55%) Pentaho
11 3 (1.55%) PowerPivot
12 2 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (5.67%) JIRA
2 8 (4.12%) Selenium
3 6 (3.09%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.06%) Calabash
4 4 (2.06%) Capybara
4 4 (2.06%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.03%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.03%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (14.95%) Finance
2 22 (11.34%) Manufacturing
3 18 (9.28%) Retail
4 7 (3.61%) Advertising
5 5 (2.58%) Marketing
5 5 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.06%) Electronics
7 3 (1.55%) Automotive
8 2 (1.03%) Back Office
8 2 (1.03%) Danish Language
8 2 (1.03%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (1.03%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.52%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.19%) .NET
1 12 (6.19%) XML
2 8 (4.12%) CSS
2 8 (4.12%) HTML
2 8 (4.12%) Web Services
3 7 (3.61%) Ajax
3 7 (3.61%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.61%) MDX
3 7 (3.61%) RESTful
3 7 (3.61%) SOAP
3 7 (3.61%) WCF
4 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.07%) iSeries
2 35 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (10.31%) AS400
3 20 (10.31%) Management Information System
4 15 (7.73%) Smart Meter
5 9 (4.64%) iPad
6 7 (3.61%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.06%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.55%) EPoS
9 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.03%) iPhone
10 1 (0.52%) BYOD
10 1 (0.52%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.52%) New Media
10 1 (0.52%) NHS
10 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.76%) Windows
2 7 (3.61%) Unix
3 6 (3.09%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.06%) Solaris
6 2 (1.03%) AIX
6 2 (1.03%) Android
6 2 (1.03%) Linux
6 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.03%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (21.13%) ITIL
3 36 (18.56%) SDLC
4 34 (17.53%) ERP
5 27 (13.92%) Business Analysis
6 24 (12.37%) Waterfall
7 22 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (11.34%) Unit Testing
8 18 (9.28%) Change Management
9 16 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (7.73%) Data Analysis
11 11 (5.67%) CRM
11 11 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (5.15%) Analytics
12 10 (5.15%) Test Scripting
13 9 (4.64%) Automation Testing
13 9 (4.64%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.64%) Logistics
13 9 (4.64%) Manual Testing
13 9 (4.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (48.97%) SQL
2 30 (15.46%) RPG
3 18 (9.28%) VBA
4 14 (7.22%) C#
5 11 (5.67%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.12%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.61%) VB
7 7 (3.61%) VB6
8 4 (2.06%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (14.95%) Degree
2 13 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.15%) ISEB
4 6 (3.09%) CISM
4 6 (3.09%) MCP
5 5 (2.58%) CISSP
5 5 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.06%) CISA
7 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.55%) MCSE
8 2 (1.03%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.03%) CCNA
8 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.03%) NVQ Level 4
9 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.19%) QA
2 7 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.61%) SLA
3 3 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (23.20%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.46%) IBM
3 22 (11.34%) Oracle
4 14 (7.22%) Tableau
5 11 (5.67%) VMware
6 10 (5.15%) SAP
7 6 (3.09%) Citrix
8 5 (2.58%) Cisco
8 5 (2.58%) Cognos
8 5 (2.58%) Mitel
9 3 (1.55%) Apple
9 3 (1.55%) Dell
9 3 (1.55%) ION Trading
10 2 (1.03%) HP
11 1 (0.52%) Avaya
11 1 (0.52%) Google
11 1 (0.52%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.52%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.52%) Pega
11 1 (0.52%) Talend
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