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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 17 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 63 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.24% 12.18% 16.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.43% 12.88% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 49 54 69
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £18,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,750 £40,000
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
469 520 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.53% 94.55% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 404 459 394
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £61,750
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 21 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 21 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 -6 18 £31,250 -10.71% 8
Chorley +3 9 £41,000 +54.71% 3
Blackburn +4 4 £45,000 +114.28% 1
Blackpool 0 3 £25,000 -11.50% 1
Lancaster +2 1 - - 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 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 79 (54.48%) SQL
2 39 (26.90%) Microsoft
3 33 (22.76%) PHP
3 33 (22.76%) .NET
4 29 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 28 (19.31%) Finance
6 27 (18.62%) C#
7 25 (17.24%) Oracle
8 23 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (14.48%) Management Information System
10 19 (13.10%) Java
11 18 (12.41%) Windows
11 18 (12.41%) Project Management
11 18 (12.41%) Performance Management
12 17 (11.72%) SAP
13 16 (11.03%) SharePoint
13 16 (11.03%) Objective-C
13 16 (11.03%) Groovy
13 16 (11.03%) Grails
14 15 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
14 15 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (10.34%) XML
14 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
14 15 (10.34%) Relational Database
15 14 (9.66%) VB
15 14 (9.66%) ERP
16 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
16 13 (8.97%) Web Development
17 12 (8.28%) RedPrairie
17 12 (8.28%) PRINCE2

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (11.03%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.59%) FileNet
3 10 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.38%) SAS
6 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.69%) CMS
7 1 (0.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 29 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.52%) MS Office
3 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.38%) SPSS
5 1 (0.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Oracle Financials
2 11 (7.59%) HFM
3 6 (4.14%) Sage 50
4 3 (2.07%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.07%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.07%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (2.07%) SAP HR
4 3 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.69%) SAP SEM
5 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.69%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.69%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.69%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.69%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.69%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) Firewall
2 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.38%) SAN
4 1 (0.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.21%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (6.21%) MySQL
3 9 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.38%) DTS
7 2 (1.38%) MS Access
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.69%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.69%) Selenium
4 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (19.31%) Finance
2 9 (6.21%) Retail
3 6 (4.14%) Back Office
4 2 (1.38%) Marketing
4 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.69%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.76%) .NET
2 16 (11.03%) Grails
3 15 (10.34%) XML
4 9 (6.21%) Web Services
4 9 (6.21%) CSS
4 9 (6.21%) HTML
5 8 (5.52%) CSS3
5 8 (5.52%) HTML5
5 8 (5.52%) DHTML
6 4 (2.76%) EDI
7 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.07%) Ajax
8 2 (1.38%) jQuery
9 1 (0.69%) SOAP
9 1 (0.69%) WinForms
9 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (14.48%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.45%) Life Science
4 4 (2.76%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.38%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.38%) FMCG
6 2 (1.38%) Psychology
6 2 (1.38%) Statistics
6 2 (1.38%) Economics
6 2 (1.38%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.41%) Windows
2 12 (8.28%) UNIX
3 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.52%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.41%) Project Management
1 18 (12.41%) Performance Management
2 15 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
2 15 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (9.66%) ERP
4 13 (8.97%) Web Development
5 12 (8.28%) PRINCE2
6 11 (7.59%) Validation
6 11 (7.59%) Release Management
6 11 (7.59%) Business Analysis
7 10 (6.90%) ITIL
7 10 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.21%) Analytics
9 8 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (5.52%) Logistics
9 8 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.83%) PRINCE
10 7 (4.83%) Software Testing
11 6 (4.14%) Data Analysis
12 5 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (54.48%) SQL
2 33 (22.76%) PHP
3 27 (18.62%) C#
4 19 (13.10%) Java
5 16 (11.03%) Objective-C
5 16 (11.03%) Groovy
6 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 14 (9.66%) VB
8 11 (7.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 11 (7.59%) Delphi
9 7 (4.83%) C
10 6 (4.14%) C++
10 6 (4.14%) Uniface
11 5 (3.45%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.07%) ABAP
12 3 (2.07%) VBA
13 2 (1.38%) Python
14 1 (0.69%) RPG
14 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.69%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 11 (7.59%) ISEB
2 7 (4.83%) Degree
3 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.14%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.07%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (26.90%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.24%) Oracle
3 17 (11.72%) SAP
4 12 (8.28%) RedPrairie
4 12 (8.28%) IBM
5 11 (7.59%) Remedy
5 11 (7.59%) Aquila
6 8 (5.52%) Sage
7 6 (4.14%) VMware
8 4 (2.76%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.07%) Epicor
9 3 (2.07%) Cisco
10 2 (1.38%) Citrix
10 2 (1.38%) HP
11 1 (0.69%) Spiceworks
11 1 (0.69%) Avaya
11 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.69%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.69%) Lotus
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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