The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 13.79% 24.32% 14.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.79% 25.71% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,750 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Analyst
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston 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
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
29 35 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 94.59% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 48
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Analyst
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Livingston

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 6 (40.00%) QA
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) System Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
3 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (26.67%) Cash Management
4 3 (20.00%) Billing
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) API Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Cash Management
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) API Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Python
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Avaya
1 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
1 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
1 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft