The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 27 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 18.49% 18.06% 12.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.29% 18.79% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 13
Average salary £31,000 £31,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.58% -5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £65,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 149 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 95.89% 96.13% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 108 134 87
Average salary £32,000 £36,041 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.21% +15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Analyst
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Preston

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Preston region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Preston

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.79%) PHP
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 6 (15.79%) Degree
4 5 (13.16%) Web Development
4 5 (13.16%) Analytics
4 5 (13.16%) .NET
4 5 (13.16%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) Finance
4 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.53%) XML
5 4 (10.53%) ERP
5 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.89%) Groovy
6 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) HTML5
6 3 (7.89%) CSS3
6 3 (7.89%) Grails
6 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) SPSS
2 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) Grails
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) CSS3
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) DHTML
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) FIXML
4 1 (2.63%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.26%) Psychology
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Economics
4 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.26%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) Derivative
5 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Web Development
1 5 (13.16%) Analytics
2 4 (10.53%) ERP
2 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
3 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
3 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
3 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Logistic Regression
4 2 (5.26%) Multivariate Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Data Governance
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) Data Management
4 2 (5.26%) CHAID
4 2 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) PHP
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.89%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
5 3 (7.89%) Groovy
6 2 (5.26%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Epicor
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Care Quality Commission
Posted: 10 days ago