The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 22 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 5 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.68% 16.42% 13.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 17.01% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 20
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
123 194 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 90.44% 96.52% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85 152 156
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Analyst
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Analyst Salary Trend in the Midlands

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Retail
3 9 (42.86%) ISEB
4 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
4 8 (38.10%) QA
4 8 (38.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (23.81%) AS400
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) iSeries
7 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
7 4 (19.05%) HP
7 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
7 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (14.29%) ERP
8 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) SQL
10 1 (4.76%) CRM
10 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.76%) SAS
10 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.76%) SmartStream
10 1 (4.76%) Reuters
10 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
10 1 (4.76%) BPR
10 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.76%) Basel II
10 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (4.76%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Retail
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.76%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) iSeries
2 5 (23.81%) AS400
3 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.76%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Kanban
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) BPR
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISEB
2 8 (38.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) Basel II
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Reuters
2 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
2 1 (4.76%) GoldenSource
2 1 (4.76%) SmartStream
Midlands
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