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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 13 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 57 93 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.69% 18.34% 14.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.00% 19.38% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 54 81 47
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,719 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
380 480 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.94% 94.67% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 336 407 411
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +4 20 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Preston -1 14 £31,500 -16.00% 3
Nelson 0 4 £29,500 -24.35%
Accrington - 4 £40,000 -
Blackburn +7 3 £21,500 -33.84% 1
Lytham St Annes +1 1 £27,500 - 1
Skelmersdale - 1 £37,500 -
Burnley - 1 £25,230 -
Lancaster - 1 £24,500 - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 61 (46.21%) SQL
2 38 (28.79%) Microsoft
3 34 (25.76%) MS Excel
4 31 (23.48%) Business Analysis
5 24 (18.18%) VBA
5 24 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (17.42%) Management Information System
7 22 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 20 (15.15%) CRM
8 20 (15.15%) ITIL
9 19 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (13.64%) ERP
10 18 (13.64%) Degree
11 17 (12.88%) SAP
11 17 (12.88%) Oracle
11 17 (12.88%) Finance
12 16 (12.12%) Active Directory
13 15 (11.36%) MS Office
13 15 (11.36%) Windows
14 13 (9.85%) PowerPivot
14 13 (9.85%) Power BI
15 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
15 12 (9.09%) Data Analytics
15 12 (9.09%) Analytics
15 12 (9.09%) Pentaho
16 11 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
17 10 (7.58%) Change Management
17 10 (7.58%) VMware
17 10 (7.58%) ISEB
18 9 (6.82%) Manufacturing

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 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.03%) Confluence
3 3 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.52%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (25.76%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.36%) MS Office
3 4 (3.03%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.79%) SAP PP
2 4 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.76%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.76%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.76%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.76%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.76%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) DHCP
1 4 (3.03%) VLAN
1 4 (3.03%) Wireless
1 4 (3.03%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.27%) Internet
3 2 (1.52%) LAN
3 2 (1.52%) Network Security
3 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.85%) Power BI
2 13 (9.85%) PowerPivot
3 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
3 12 (9.09%) Pentaho
4 6 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.55%) MS Access
4 6 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.27%) DB2
7 3 (2.27%) QlikView
7 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.52%) OLAP
8 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.79%) JIRA
2 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.52%) Selenium
2 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.76%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.76%) JMeter
3 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (12.88%) Finance
2 9 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.79%) Billing
3 5 (3.79%) Retail
4 2 (1.52%) Automotive
4 2 (1.52%) Back Office
4 2 (1.52%) Danish Language
4 2 (1.52%) Norwegian Language
4 2 (1.52%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.76%) Front Office
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) .NET
2 6 (4.55%) EDI
3 4 (3.03%) CSS
3 4 (3.03%) HTML
3 4 (3.03%) jQuery
3 4 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (0.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (17.42%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.55%) Smart Meter
4 4 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.27%) iSeries
6 2 (1.52%) BYOD
6 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.76%) FMCG
7 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.36%) Windows
2 9 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.30%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.27%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.27%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.76%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.48%) Business Analysis
2 20 (15.15%) CRM
2 20 (15.15%) ITIL
3 19 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (13.64%) ERP
5 12 (9.09%) Analytics
5 12 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 11 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
7 10 (7.58%) Change Management
8 9 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.82%) Test Scripting
9 8 (6.06%) Data Management
10 7 (5.30%) SDLC
10 7 (5.30%) Software Testing
10 7 (5.30%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.55%) Quality Management
12 5 (3.79%) ETL
12 5 (3.79%) Process Improvement
12 5 (3.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (46.21%) SQL
2 24 (18.18%) VBA
3 6 (4.55%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.03%) R
5 3 (2.27%) RPG
5 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.52%) Java
7 1 (0.76%) C#
7 1 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.76%) Ruby
7 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) Degree
2 10 (7.58%) ISEB
3 7 (5.30%) MCP
4 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.03%) CISA
5 4 (3.03%) CISM
5 4 (3.03%) CISSP
5 4 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.27%) MCSE
7 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.52%) CCNA
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.52%) MCSA
8 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.76%) CCNP
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCITP
8 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) QA
2 4 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.79%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 38 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.88%) Oracle
2 17 (12.88%) SAP
3 10 (7.58%) VMware
4 8 (6.06%) Cisco
5 7 (5.30%) SYSPRO
6 6 (4.55%) Citrix
7 4 (3.03%) Apple
7 4 (3.03%) Mitel
8 3 (2.27%) IBM
9 2 (1.52%) Avaya
9 2 (1.52%) Cognos
9 2 (1.52%) Remedy
9 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.52%) Tableau
10 1 (0.76%) Baan
10 1 (0.76%) Epicor
10 1 (0.76%) Infor
10 1 (0.76%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.76%) Sage
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus pension, 25 days holiday, life assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
University of Cumbria
Salary: £25,022.70 per annum * Incremental progression up to £30,737 applies,
Posted: 15 days ago