The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 14 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 9 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 11.54% 1.59% 8.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.16% 1.64% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £32,000 £39,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +34.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Analyst
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth 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
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 61 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 94.87% 96.83% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 48
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Analyst
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Plymouth

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) R
2 6 (33.33%) Big Data
2 6 (33.33%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) MATLAB
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) Big Data Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Statistics
3 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
3 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
3 5 (27.78%) SciPy
3 5 (27.78%) NumPy
4 4 (22.22%) Fat Client
4 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
4 4 (22.22%) Thin Client
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Back Office
4 4 (22.22%) Handset

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.56%) SSH
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) SciPy
1 5 (27.78%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (27.78%) Statistics
1 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
1 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
2 4 (22.22%) Fat Client
2 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 4 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 4 (22.22%) Handset
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
1 5 (27.78%) Big Data Analytics
1 5 (27.78%) Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) R
1 6 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) MATLAB
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks