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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 15 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.29% 15.02% 17.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.85% 16.33% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 24
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £35,000 £27,465
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £46,750
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
89 196 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 84.76% 92.02% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 147 160
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,750
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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) ISEB
3 12 (40.00%) Retail
4 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (26.67%) QA
5 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) AS400
7 6 (20.00%) iSeries
7 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (16.67%) Banking
9 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
9 4 (13.33%) HP
9 4 (13.33%) ERP
9 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Billing
10 3 (10.00%) Degree
10 3 (10.00%) SAS
10 3 (10.00%) BPR
10 3 (10.00%) Kanban
11 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
11 2 (6.67%) Selenium
11 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Analytics

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3 (10.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
1 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Retail
3 5 (16.67%) Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
5 3 (10.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) AS400
2 6 (20.00%) iSeries
3 2 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Equities
4 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) BPR
5 3 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 2 (6.67%) ETL
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
1 2 (6.67%) C++
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) ISEB
2 8 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) Basel II
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) GoldenSource
3 1 (3.33%) Reuters
3 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.33%) SmartStream
Midlands
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Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago