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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 19 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.38% 14.29% 15.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 14.85% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £23,900 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
114 101 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 98.28% 96.19% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 75 88 107
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,350 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £55,000 £55,000
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 22 May 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Preston

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 18 (56.25%) QA
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) Selenium
4 14 (43.75%) WebDriver
5 13 (40.63%) QMS
6 12 (37.50%) Java
7 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
9 5 (15.63%) ISEB
10 4 (12.50%) HP
10 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
11 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (9.38%) Use Case
11 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
11 3 (9.38%) Degree
11 3 (9.38%) JIRA
11 3 (9.38%) Logistics
11 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
11 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
11 3 (9.38%) Bugzilla
12 2 (6.25%) SQL
12 2 (6.25%) Windows
12 2 (6.25%) Linux
12 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
12 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
12 2 (6.25%) JDA
12 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) PBX
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MS Access
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Selenium
1 14 (43.75%) WebDriver
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.13%) Appium
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Calabash
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) FIXML
1 1 (3.13%) FpML
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.13%) iPhone
2 1 (3.13%) Derivative
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) QMS
3 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Use Case
6 3 (9.38%) Logistics
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Network Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) ERP
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) XenApp
1 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) JDA
3 1 (3.13%) Nortel
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Avaya
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
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