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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 11 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 63 106 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.75% 19.67% 16.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.07% 20.08% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 59 95 51
Median salary £32,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £25,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
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
392 528 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.00% 97.96% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 333 447 356
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +3 22 £32,500 +12.06% 2
Preston -7 13 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Blackburn +12 5 £23,750 -28.03% 1
Accrington - 4 £40,000 -
Skelmersdale - 4 £38,750 -
Burnley +1 2 £23,365 -49.20%
Nelson +1 2 £24,500 -37.17% 1
Lytham St Annes +1 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Lancaster - 1 £24,500 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 70 (48.95%) SQL
2 45 (31.47%) Microsoft
3 36 (25.17%) MS Excel
4 33 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 31 (21.68%) SQL Server
6 30 (20.98%) Management Information System
7 24 (16.78%) VBA
7 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (15.38%) Degree
9 20 (13.99%) CRM
9 20 (13.99%) MS Office
9 20 (13.99%) ITIL
10 19 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (12.59%) ERP
11 18 (12.59%) Active Directory
11 18 (12.59%) SAP
12 17 (11.89%) Windows
13 16 (11.19%) Oracle
14 15 (10.49%) PowerPivot
14 15 (10.49%) Power BI
15 14 (9.79%) Microsoft Power View
15 14 (9.79%) Analytics
15 14 (9.79%) Data Analytics
15 14 (9.79%) Pentaho
15 14 (9.79%) Finance
16 13 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
17 12 (8.39%) ISEB
17 12 (8.39%) Test Scripting
18 11 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (7.69%) Change Management

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 6 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.80%) Confluence
3 3 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.10%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (25.17%) MS Excel
2 20 (13.99%) MS Office
3 4 (2.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) SAP PP
2 4 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.70%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.70%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.70%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) Internet
1 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.40%) LAN
2 2 (1.40%) Network Security
2 2 (1.40%) WAN
3 1 (0.70%) DHCP
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) VLAN
3 1 (0.70%) Wireless
3 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.49%) Power BI
2 15 (10.49%) PowerPivot
3 14 (9.79%) Microsoft Power View
3 14 (9.79%) Pentaho
4 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.20%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.80%) MS Access
8 3 (2.10%) DB2
8 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.40%) OLAP
10 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.70%) QlikView
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.90%) JIRA
2 4 (2.80%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.80%) Selenium
2 4 (2.80%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.10%) Gerrit
3 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.10%) JMeter
3 3 (2.10%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (9.79%) Finance
2 10 (6.99%) Billing
3 6 (4.20%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.20%) Retail
4 2 (1.40%) Automotive
4 2 (1.40%) Back Office
4 2 (1.40%) Danish Language
4 2 (1.40%) Norwegian Language
4 2 (1.40%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.70%) Front Office
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.90%) .NET
2 6 (4.20%) EDI
3 4 (2.80%) CSS
3 4 (2.80%) HTML
3 4 (2.80%) jQuery
3 4 (2.80%) XML
4 1 (0.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.98%) Management Information System
2 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.99%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.10%) iSeries
5 2 (1.40%) BYOD
5 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.40%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.40%) Physics
6 1 (0.70%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.89%) Windows
2 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.90%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.10%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.10%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.70%) Solaris
7 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 20 (13.99%) CRM
2 20 (13.99%) ITIL
3 19 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (12.59%) ERP
5 14 (9.79%) Analytics
5 14 (9.79%) Data Analytics
6 13 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
7 12 (8.39%) Test Scripting
8 11 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (7.69%) Change Management
9 9 (6.29%) Data Management
9 9 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.59%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.90%) SDLC
11 7 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.20%) Process Improvement
12 6 (4.20%) Quality Management
12 6 (4.20%) Service Management
12 6 (4.20%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (48.95%) SQL
2 24 (16.78%) VBA
3 8 (5.59%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.20%) VB
4 6 (4.20%) VB.NET
5 5 (3.50%) C
6 4 (2.80%) Java
6 4 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.10%) RPG
7 3 (2.10%) Ruby
8 1 (0.70%) C#
8 1 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (15.38%) Degree
2 12 (8.39%) ISEB
3 5 (3.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.80%) CISA
4 4 (2.80%) CISM
4 4 (2.80%) CISSP
4 4 (2.80%) MCP
5 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.10%) MCSE
6 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.40%) CCNA
6 2 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.40%) MCSA
7 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.70%) CCNP
7 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.70%) MCITP
7 1 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.20%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.80%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 45 (31.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.59%) SAP
3 16 (11.19%) Oracle
4 11 (7.69%) VMware
5 9 (6.29%) Cisco
6 7 (4.90%) SYSPRO
7 6 (4.20%) Citrix
8 4 (2.80%) Apple
9 3 (2.10%) IBM
9 3 (2.10%) Remedy
10 2 (1.40%) Avaya
10 2 (1.40%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.70%) Baan
11 1 (0.70%) Epicor
11 1 (0.70%) HP
11 1 (0.70%) Infor
11 1 (0.70%) Mitel
11 1 (0.70%) Sage
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Lancashire
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
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Salary: £42000 per annum
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