The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software 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
Software Analyst
Rank 72 110 84
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 18 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.89% 0.15% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.15% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 16
Average salary £29,000 £24,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.58% -25.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,450 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,050 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
905 1335 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.06% 97.37% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 704 1020 956
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Analyst Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Analyst
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Software Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Software 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 Software Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (34.15%) Degree
5 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
5 13 (31.71%) Use Case
6 12 (29.27%) ISEB
7 11 (26.83%) QA
8 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.95%) Regression Testing
9 9 (21.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (14.63%) ITIL
10 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.20%) Java
12 4 (9.76%) MS Office
12 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
12 4 (9.76%) SDLC
13 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
13 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (7.32%) Agile Testing
13 3 (7.32%) Selenium
13 3 (7.32%) WCF
13 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (7.32%) Web Testing
13 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (7.32%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
13 3 (7.32%) Retail
13 3 (7.32%) Web Development

Software Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Software 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 Software Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.32%) IntelliJ
1 3 (7.32%) Selenium
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) J2EE
1 3 (7.32%) WCF
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
1 3 (7.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
2 13 (31.71%) Use Case
3 9 (21.95%) Regression Testing
4 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
5 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Web Development
6 3 (7.32%) Web Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.88%) Software Distribution
7 2 (4.88%) Time Management
8 1 (2.44%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 12 (29.27%) ISEB
3 9 (21.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) hybris
3 1 (2.44%) Kofax