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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 15 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 57 67 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.97% 15.44% 12.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.34% 15.73% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 54
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
462 426 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.06% 98.16% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 409 363 390
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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
Ormskirk - 19 £47,500 -
Preston +7 13 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Blackburn -15 10 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Accrington - 3 £28,000 - 3
Chorley +1 2 £39,500 +47.66% 2
Blackpool -10 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Burnley -2 1 £20,000 -63.63%
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 29 (21.97%) SAP
2 28 (21.21%) SQL
2 28 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.18%) Finance
4 22 (16.67%) Windows
4 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (15.15%) MS Excel
6 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (12.12%) ISEB
8 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.85%) ERP
8 13 (9.85%) Test Scripting
9 12 (9.09%) QA
9 12 (9.09%) Retail
10 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (8.33%) UML
11 10 (7.58%) ABAP
11 10 (7.58%) Logistics
11 10 (7.58%) Business Analysis
12 9 (6.82%) Software Testing
12 9 (6.82%) Use Case
12 9 (6.82%) .NET
12 9 (6.82%) Oracle
12 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
13 8 (6.06%) ITIL
13 8 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.06%) SAP WM
13 8 (6.06%) HP
13 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
13 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5 (3.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.52%) Lync
3 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (3.79%) MS Office
3 3 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) SAP WM
2 7 (5.30%) SAP SD
3 3 (2.27%) SAP HR
3 3 (2.27%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.52%) Movex
4 2 (1.52%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.52%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.76%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) LAN
1 2 (1.52%) DHCP
1 2 (1.52%) DNS
1 2 (1.52%) SAN
1 2 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.30%) SAP BW
3 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.76%) DTS
5 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.03%) Selenium
1 4 (3.03%) WebDriver
2 3 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.52%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.76%) Calabash
4 1 (0.76%) Appium
General
1 24 (18.18%) Finance
2 12 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.27%) Web Services
2 3 (2.27%) XML
2 3 (2.27%) Ajax
3 2 (1.52%) WCF
3 2 (1.52%) EDI
3 2 (1.52%) CSS
3 2 (1.52%) SOAP
4 1 (0.76%) FIXML
4 1 (0.76%) FpML
4 1 (0.76%) WinForms
4 1 (0.76%) jQuery
4 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.52%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.52%) Life Science
3 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.76%) EPoS
4 1 (0.76%) iPhone
4 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.76%) Derivative
4 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.03%) UNIX
3 4 (3.03%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.27%) Linux
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (9.85%) ERP
2 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (9.85%) Test Scripting
3 11 (8.33%) UML
3 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (7.58%) Logistics
4 10 (7.58%) Business Analysis
5 9 (6.82%) Software Testing
5 9 (6.82%) Use Case
6 8 (6.06%) Functional Testing
6 8 (6.06%) ITIL
6 8 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.55%) Project Management
7 6 (4.55%) Project Planning
8 5 (3.79%) Data Management
8 5 (3.79%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.79%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.79%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.21%) SQL
2 10 (7.58%) ABAP
3 7 (5.30%) VBA
3 7 (5.30%) Java
3 7 (5.30%) VB
4 5 (3.79%) C#
4 5 (3.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.52%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) VB6
6 1 (0.76%) Ruby
6 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) ISEB
2 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) CCA
4 1 (0.76%) VCP4
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
2 6 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) XenApp
2 2 (1.52%) vSphere
3 1 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (21.97%) SAP
2 28 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.82%) Oracle
4 8 (6.06%) HP
5 5 (3.79%) Citrix
5 5 (3.79%) VMware
6 4 (3.03%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.03%) Cisco
7 3 (2.27%) RedPrairie
8 2 (1.52%) IBM
8 2 (1.52%) Avaya
8 2 (1.52%) NetApp
9 1 (0.76%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.76%) Lotus
9 1 (0.76%) Apple
9 1 (0.76%) Google
9 1 (0.76%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.76%) Adobe
9 1 (0.76%) Epicor
Preston, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
Posted: 6 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £22,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum +
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Places for People
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Accrington
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £26 - £30000 per annum + parking, pen, co discounts
Posted: 19 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum +
Posted: 20 days ago