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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 18 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 60 70 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.61% 13.04% 17.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.93% 13.83% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 57 76
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £44,500 £44,000
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
464 506 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.48% 94.23% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 395 449 404
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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
Preston -2 20 £31,250 -0.79% 1
Chorley -3 4 £39,500 +49.05% 4
Blackburn +5 3 £45,000 +114.28% 1
Burnley +1 3 £40,000 +83.48%
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Accrington - 1 £23,500 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 83 (56.85%) SQL
2 34 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 34 (23.29%) Finance
3 33 (22.60%) PHP
4 31 (21.23%) .NET
5 29 (19.86%) MS Excel
6 28 (19.18%) Oracle
7 26 (17.81%) C#
8 23 (15.75%) Management Information System
8 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (13.01%) GAP Analysis
10 18 (12.33%) Java
10 18 (12.33%) Performance Management
11 16 (10.96%) Groovy
11 16 (10.96%) Grails
11 16 (10.96%) Business Analysis
11 16 (10.96%) SAP
11 16 (10.96%) SharePoint
11 16 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (10.96%) Objective-C
11 16 (10.96%) Project Management
12 15 (10.27%) XML
12 15 (10.27%) Windows
12 15 (10.27%) VB
12 15 (10.27%) Relational Database
13 14 (9.59%) RedPrairie
13 14 (9.59%) JavaScript
14 13 (8.90%) UNIX
14 13 (8.90%) Oracle Financials
14 13 (8.90%) ERP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 16 (10.96%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.22%) FileNet
3 10 (6.85%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.37%) SAS
6 2 (1.37%) IIS
6 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 29 (19.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.79%) MS Office
3 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.37%) SPSS
5 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Oracle Financials
2 12 (8.22%) HFM
3 6 (4.11%) Sage 50
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.68%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PP-PI
5 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.68%) SAP SEM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) Firewall
2 5 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.27%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.85%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (6.16%) MySQL
4 9 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.05%) MS Access
9 2 (1.37%) DTS
10 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.68%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.37%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Selenium
4 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
General
1 34 (23.29%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Retail
3 8 (5.48%) Marketing
4 6 (4.11%) Back Office
5 5 (3.42%) Legal
6 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.23%) .NET
2 16 (10.96%) Grails
3 15 (10.27%) XML
4 9 (6.16%) HTML
5 8 (5.48%) DHTML
5 8 (5.48%) CSS
5 8 (5.48%) Web Services
5 8 (5.48%) HTML5
5 8 (5.48%) CSS3
6 4 (2.74%) EDI
7 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.37%) Ajax
7 2 (1.37%) jQuery
8 1 (0.68%) FIXML
8 1 (0.68%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) Management Information System
1 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.42%) Life Science
3 4 (2.74%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.37%) Psychology
4 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.37%) Statistics
4 2 (1.37%) Economics
4 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.37%) FMCG
5 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.68%) Derivative
5 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.27%) Windows
2 13 (8.90%) UNIX
3 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.48%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.05%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.01%) GAP Analysis
2 18 (12.33%) Performance Management
3 16 (10.96%) Business Analysis
3 16 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (10.96%) Project Management
4 13 (8.90%) ERP
4 13 (8.90%) Data Analysis
4 13 (8.90%) Web Development
5 12 (8.22%) Release Management
5 12 (8.22%) Validation
6 11 (7.53%) Analytics
7 10 (6.85%) Logistics
7 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2
7 10 (6.85%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.16%) ITIL
8 9 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.11%) PRINCE
10 5 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.42%) Data Management
10 5 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.85%) SQL
2 33 (22.60%) PHP
3 26 (17.81%) C#
4 18 (12.33%) Java
5 16 (10.96%) Objective-C
5 16 (10.96%) Groovy
6 15 (10.27%) VB
7 14 (9.59%) JavaScript
8 12 (8.22%) Delphi
8 12 (8.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 7 (4.79%) C
10 6 (4.11%) C++
10 6 (4.11%) Uniface
11 5 (3.42%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.05%) VBA
13 2 (1.37%) Python
14 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.68%) RPG IV
14 1 (0.68%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (6.85%) ISEB
2 8 (5.48%) Degree
3 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.68%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.18%) Oracle
3 16 (10.96%) SAP
4 14 (9.59%) RedPrairie
5 13 (8.90%) IBM
6 12 (8.22%) Remedy
6 12 (8.22%) Aquila
7 8 (5.48%) Sage
8 5 (3.42%) VMware
9 4 (2.74%) Business Objects
10 3 (2.05%) Cisco
10 3 (2.05%) Epicor
11 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.68%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.68%) Lotus
11 1 (0.68%) Spiceworks
11 1 (0.68%) Citrix
11 1 (0.68%) Avaya
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