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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 27 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 36.99% 12.00% 14.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.03% 12.00% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
71 125 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 97.26% 100.00% 99.24%
Number of salaries quoted 62 111 121
Average salary £37,250 £31,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.32% -9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Preston

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 15 (31.91%) Degree
3 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.53%) Finance
4 12 (25.53%) QA
4 12 (25.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Test Scripting
5 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
5 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (23.40%) Defect Management
6 9 (19.15%) Functional Testing
6 9 (19.15%) JIRA
6 9 (19.15%) Java
6 9 (19.15%) Windows
7 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Regression Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Workflow
8 7 (14.89%) ISTQB
8 7 (14.89%) HND
8 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.89%) ISEB
8 7 (14.89%) Process Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Selenium
8 7 (14.89%) QA Automation
9 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
9 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
9 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
10 5 (10.64%) Telerik
10 5 (10.64%) Software Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.38%) IIS
1 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) LAN
1 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) VoIP
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) EDMS
4 1 (2.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) JIRA
2 7 (14.89%) Selenium
3 4 (8.51%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.26%) Bugzilla
4 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.26%) Gerrit
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) JMeter
4 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) Ajax
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) RESTful
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.13%) WCF
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.51%) Physics
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.13%) AS400
4 1 (2.13%) iSeries
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) AIX
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Solaris
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Test Scripting
2 12 (25.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (23.40%) Defect Management
4 9 (19.15%) Functional Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Process Improvement
6 7 (14.89%) QA Automation
6 7 (14.89%) Regression Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Workflow
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.64%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
7 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (10.64%) Time Management
8 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 4 (8.51%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) Service Management
8 4 (8.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) C#
3 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) Ruby
4 2 (4.26%) VB
4 2 (4.26%) VB6
4 2 (4.26%) VBA
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) HND
2 7 (14.89%) ISEB
2 7 (14.89%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.38%) MCP
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) HP
2 5 (10.64%) Telerik
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) Capita
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Remedy
5 1 (2.13%) Apple
5 1 (2.13%) Google
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