The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 10 51 25
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 65 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 16.50% 4.87% 11.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.62% 5.03% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 40
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,200 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £37,570
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
391 517 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.24% 96.82% 98.88%
Number of salaries quoted 332 436 337
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Leicester region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Leicester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Leicester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 49 (41.53%) Finance
2 29 (24.58%) ITIL
3 28 (23.73%) SQL
4 22 (18.64%) Retail
5 20 (16.95%) Degree
5 20 (16.95%) Service Delivery
6 17 (14.41%) Windows
6 17 (14.41%) SAP
6 17 (14.41%) Business Analysis
7 15 (12.71%) SQL Server
8 14 (11.86%) MS Exchange
8 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
9 13 (11.02%) Change Management
10 12 (10.17%) Project Management
11 11 (9.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 11 (9.32%) Service Management
12 10 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (8.47%) PRINCE2
12 10 (8.47%) UNIX
12 10 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (7.63%) .NET
13 9 (7.63%) C#
13 9 (7.63%) ERP
14 8 (6.78%) Oracle
14 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
15 7 (5.93%) Waterfall
15 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (5.93%) Linux
15 7 (5.93%) Windows XP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 14 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.08%) Lync
3 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.69%) IIS
5 2 (1.69%) Documentum
5 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.85%) Line 500
2 1 (0.85%) JDE World
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) PABX
1 6 (5.08%) Unified Communications
2 4 (3.39%) Firewall
2 4 (3.39%) WAN
2 4 (3.39%) LAN
3 3 (2.54%) Internet
4 2 (1.69%) Wireless
4 2 (1.69%) VPN
4 2 (1.69%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.85%) VoIP
5 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.39%) Essbase
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.54%) Adabas
5 3 (2.54%) DB2
6 2 (1.69%) QlikView
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) DTS
7 1 (0.85%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.85%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.69%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (41.53%) Finance
2 22 (18.64%) Retail
3 6 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.69%) Publishing
4 2 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) .NET
2 3 (2.54%) XML
2 3 (2.54%) XSLT
3 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.85%) LAMP
4 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.54%) Informatics
3 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.54%) iSeries
4 2 (1.69%) VLE
5 1 (0.85%) PDA
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) AS400
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.41%) Windows
2 10 (8.47%) UNIX
3 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.93%) Linux
3 7 (5.93%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.58%) ITIL
2 20 (16.95%) Service Delivery
3 17 (14.41%) Business Analysis
4 13 (11.02%) Change Management
5 12 (10.17%) Project Management
6 11 (9.32%) Service Management
7 10 (8.47%) PRINCE2
7 10 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.63%) ERP
9 7 (5.93%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.08%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.24%) Manual Testing
12 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.39%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.39%) Logistics
13 3 (2.54%) Software Testing
13 3 (2.54%) System Testing
13 3 (2.54%) Analytics
13 3 (2.54%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.73%) SQL
2 9 (7.63%) C#
3 4 (3.39%) Java
4 3 (2.54%) COBOL
4 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.54%) NATURAL
4 3 (2.54%) JCL
5 2 (1.69%) VBA
5 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.69%) VBScript
5 2 (1.69%) VB
6 1 (0.85%) Korn
6 1 (0.85%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.85%) RPG/400
6 1 (0.85%) RPG IV
6 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.85%) RPG
6 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (16.95%) Degree
2 10 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.39%) ISEB
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.69%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (5.08%) SLA
3 3 (2.54%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
4 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) CA Endevor
2 2 (1.69%) DameWare
3 1 (0.85%) WSUS
3 1 (0.85%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 17 (14.41%) SAP
2 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle
4 6 (5.08%) Hyperion
4 6 (5.08%) IBM
5 4 (3.39%) VMware
6 3 (2.54%) Northgate
6 3 (2.54%) CODA
6 3 (2.54%) Retek
7 2 (1.69%) Citrix
7 2 (1.69%) Cognos
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe
8 1 (0.85%) Epicor
8 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.85%) Sage
8 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.85%) Lotus
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