The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 12 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 76 76 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.93% 15.45% 18.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.74% 16.49% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 83
Average salary £36,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £18,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £37,500 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 461 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 95.18% 93.70% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 367 411 424
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Analyst
North West

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -3 18 £36,250 +20.83% 4
Blackburn +6 11 £30,000 +42.85%
Burnley +1 7 £40,000 -
Chorley -10 5 £30,000 +15.38%
Blackpool -7 1 £19,000 -5.00% 4
Accrington - 1 £23,500 - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 72 (48.65%) SQL
2 40 (27.03%) Finance
3 30 (20.27%) PHP
4 28 (18.92%) Oracle
4 28 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 27 (18.24%) .NET
6 26 (17.57%) Business Analysis
7 24 (16.22%) MS Excel
8 23 (15.54%) C#
9 18 (12.16%) Management Information System
9 18 (12.16%) Java
10 16 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
10 16 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (10.14%) XML
11 15 (10.14%) E-Commerce
11 15 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (9.46%) UNIX
12 14 (9.46%) JavaScript
13 13 (8.78%) Project Management
13 13 (8.78%) Data Analysis
13 13 (8.78%) Relational Database
14 12 (8.11%) HFM
14 12 (8.11%) Aquila
14 12 (8.11%) Grails
14 12 (8.11%) Release Management
14 12 (8.11%) Performance Management
14 12 (8.11%) Groovy
14 12 (8.11%) IBM
14 12 (8.11%) Remedy
14 12 (8.11%) Validation

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (8.11%) FileNet
1 12 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.35%) SAS
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.68%) CICS
5 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 24 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Office
3 5 (3.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.35%) SPSS
5 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (8.11%) HFM
1 12 (8.11%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (4.05%) Sage 50
3 3 (2.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.03%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.03%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.68%) SAP SEM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.68%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PP-PI
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) Firewall
2 5 (3.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.78%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.08%) MySQL
4 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.73%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.03%) MS Access
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.68%) DTS
10 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.68%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Selenium
2 2 (1.35%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
General
1 40 (27.03%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Marketing
3 10 (6.76%) Retail
4 6 (4.05%) Back Office
5 5 (3.38%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.38%) Legal
6 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.03%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.24%) .NET
2 15 (10.14%) XML
3 12 (8.11%) Grails
4 10 (6.76%) HTML
5 8 (5.41%) HTML5
5 8 (5.41%) CSS3
5 8 (5.41%) CSS
5 8 (5.41%) DHTML
6 7 (4.73%) Web Services
7 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.70%) J2EE
9 2 (1.35%) EDI
10 1 (0.68%) FIXML
10 1 (0.68%) FpML
10 1 (0.68%) Ajax
10 1 (0.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.35%) Psychology
3 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.35%) FMCG
3 2 (1.35%) Statistics
3 2 (1.35%) Economics
3 2 (1.35%) IVR
4 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.68%) Derivative
4 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.46%) UNIX
2 10 (6.76%) Windows
3 6 (4.05%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.35%) Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.57%) Business Analysis
2 16 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
2 16 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (10.14%) E-Commerce
3 15 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (8.78%) Project Management
4 13 (8.78%) Data Analysis
5 12 (8.11%) Release Management
5 12 (8.11%) Performance Management
5 12 (8.11%) Validation
6 10 (6.76%) ITIL
7 9 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.08%) Web Development
8 8 (5.41%) Analytics
8 8 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.73%) UML
9 7 (4.73%) Workflow
9 7 (4.73%) User Stories
9 7 (4.73%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 72 (48.65%) SQL
2 30 (20.27%) PHP
3 23 (15.54%) C#
4 18 (12.16%) Java
5 14 (9.46%) JavaScript
6 12 (8.11%) Groovy
6 12 (8.11%) Objective-C
6 12 (8.11%) Delphi
6 12 (8.11%) VB
6 12 (8.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 8 (5.41%) C
8 6 (4.05%) Uniface
8 6 (4.05%) C++
9 3 (2.03%) COBOL
10 1 (0.68%) VBA
10 1 (0.68%) RPG
10 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) Python
10 1 (0.68%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.76%) Degree
2 8 (5.41%) ISEB
3 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) CA Endevor
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (18.92%) Oracle
1 28 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.11%) Aquila
2 12 (8.11%) IBM
2 12 (8.11%) Remedy
2 12 (8.11%) SAP
3 11 (7.43%) RedPrairie
4 9 (6.08%) VMware
5 8 (5.41%) Sage
6 3 (2.03%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.03%) HP
6 3 (2.03%) Epicor
7 2 (1.35%) Citrix
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco
8 1 (0.68%) Avaya
8 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.68%) Spiceworks
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,200 per annum plus £3,000 shift allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum to £35K - 12 month FTC
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire, North West
University of Central Lancashire
Salary: £28,132 - £32,590 (£28,695 - £33,242 with effect from 1st August 2014)
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
University of Central Lancashire
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Accrington
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago