The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 17 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 220 217 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.40% 9.61% 11.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.14% 10.19% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 161 172 203
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2169 2129 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.65% 94.25% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1706 1776
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Analyst
Berkshire

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 119 (28.27%) Finance
2 81 (19.24%) Windows
2 81 (19.24%) ISEB
3 77 (18.29%) Microsoft
4 65 (15.44%) SQL
5 64 (15.20%) MS Excel
6 55 (13.06%) Telecoms
7 54 (12.83%) QA
7 54 (12.83%) HP Quality Center
8 53 (12.59%) MS Office
9 50 (11.88%) Project Management
10 49 (11.64%) ITIL
11 48 (11.40%) Business Analysis
12 44 (10.45%) Security Cleared
12 44 (10.45%) .NET
12 44 (10.45%) QuickTest Pro
13 43 (10.21%) Retail
14 42 (9.98%) SQL Server
14 42 (9.98%) C#
14 42 (9.98%) Selenium
15 41 (9.74%) SC Cleared
16 40 (9.50%) Test Scripting
17 39 (9.26%) Automation Testing
18 38 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (8.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 34 (8.08%) XML
21 33 (7.84%) Software Testing
22 32 (7.60%) Degree
23 31 (7.36%) ISTQB
24 29 (6.89%) Oracle

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 21 (4.99%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.61%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.38%) IIS
3 10 (2.38%) CMS
4 8 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.71%) Apache
8 2 (0.48%) CICS
8 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.24%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 64 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 53 (12.59%) MS Office
3 15 (3.56%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.66%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (1.66%) DOC1
6 5 (1.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.48%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.24%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.24%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.66%) LucidChart
2 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.41%) Internet
2 11 (2.61%) Broadband
3 8 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.66%) LAN
4 7 (1.66%) WAN
4 7 (1.66%) Intranet
5 3 (0.71%) Wireless
5 3 (0.71%) DNS
5 3 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.48%) VPN
6 2 (0.48%) DHCP
6 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.24%) SSH
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) FTP
7 1 (0.24%) HTTP
7 1 (0.24%) SMS
7 1 (0.24%) VoIP
7 1 (0.24%) Telnet
7 1 (0.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.38%) Data Mining
3 9 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.14%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.66%) Big Data
6 5 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (0.95%) MS Access
7 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.71%) Adabas
8 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.48%) MySQL
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.48%) QlikView
9 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 44 (10.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 42 (9.98%) Selenium
3 24 (5.70%) Visual Studio
4 16 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.56%) TestDirector
6 13 (3.09%) LoadRunner
7 10 (2.38%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.66%) Axure RP
9 6 (1.43%) WinRunner
10 5 (1.19%) ProC
10 5 (1.19%) TestComplete
10 5 (1.19%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.95%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.71%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.71%) JUnit
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.71%) Subversion
13 2 (0.48%) Maven
General
1 119 (28.27%) Finance
2 55 (13.06%) Telecoms
3 43 (10.21%) Retail
4 11 (2.61%) Banking
5 9 (2.14%) Publishing
6 4 (0.95%) Billing
6 4 (0.95%) Avionics
7 3 (0.71%) German Language
7 3 (0.71%) Marketing
8 2 (0.48%) French Language
8 2 (0.48%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.48%) Legal
8 2 (0.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.24%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.45%) .NET
2 34 (8.08%) XML
3 14 (3.33%) Web Services
4 10 (2.38%) HTML
5 8 (1.90%) jQuery
6 6 (1.43%) Struts2
6 6 (1.43%) Struts
6 6 (1.43%) CSS
6 6 (1.43%) Spring
7 5 (1.19%) SOAP
7 5 (1.19%) HTML5
7 5 (1.19%) CSS3
8 4 (0.95%) Sencha Touch
8 4 (0.95%) Spring MVC
8 4 (0.95%) Ajax
8 4 (0.95%) JSON
9 3 (0.71%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.71%) Middleware
9 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.94%) Management Information System
2 14 (3.33%) Smartphone
3 13 (3.09%) GIS
4 7 (1.66%) Mainframe
4 7 (1.66%) Human Factors
4 7 (1.66%) CMDB
4 7 (1.66%) Social Media
4 7 (1.66%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 4 (0.95%) Thin Client
6 4 (0.95%) Fat Client
6 4 (0.95%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.48%) Clustering
8 2 (0.48%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (19.24%) Windows
2 29 (6.89%) Windows XP
3 18 (4.28%) Windows 7
4 14 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.14%) Linux
7 6 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.19%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.19%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.19%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.19%) Android
8 5 (1.19%) UNIX
9 3 (0.71%) zOS
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (11.88%) Project Management
2 49 (11.64%) ITIL
3 48 (11.40%) Business Analysis
4 40 (9.50%) Test Scripting
5 39 (9.26%) Automation Testing
6 38 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (7.84%) Software Testing
8 29 (6.89%) Manual Testing
8 29 (6.89%) System Testing
8 29 (6.89%) Test Automation
9 26 (6.18%) Scrum
10 23 (5.46%) Change Management
11 22 (5.23%) Change Control
12 21 (4.99%) Data Modelling
12 21 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (4.75%) Data Analysis
14 19 (4.51%) BDD
15 18 (4.28%) Automated Testing
15 18 (4.28%) CRM
16 17 (4.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (15.44%) SQL
2 42 (9.98%) C#
3 26 (6.18%) VBScript
4 11 (2.61%) Java
5 10 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.38%) VB
5 10 (2.38%) C
6 9 (2.14%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.90%) XPath
8 6 (1.43%) C++
9 5 (1.19%) PHP
9 5 (1.19%) VBA
10 3 (0.71%) JCL
10 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.48%) COBOL
11 2 (0.48%) VB6
11 2 (0.48%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 81 (19.24%) ISEB
2 44 (10.45%) Security Cleared
3 41 (9.74%) SC Cleared
4 35 (8.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 32 (7.60%) Degree
6 31 (7.36%) ISTQB
7 12 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.90%) MCP
8 8 (1.90%) A+ Certification
8 8 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.66%) MCITP
9 7 (1.66%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.95%) MCSE
11 3 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.48%) PCI QSA
12 2 (0.48%) MCSA
13 1 (0.24%) CISSP
13 1 (0.24%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (12.83%) QA
2 17 (4.04%) SLA
3 8 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.66%) COBIT
5 4 (0.95%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 29 (6.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.24%) XenApp
3 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (12.83%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (1.19%) DameWare
3 5 (1.19%) Netcool
4 2 (0.48%) SCOM
5 1 (0.24%) Plesk
5 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 77 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.89%) Oracle
3 23 (5.46%) HP
4 19 (4.51%) IBM
5 13 (3.09%) Business Objects
6 10 (2.38%) Citrix
6 10 (2.38%) Huawei
7 9 (2.14%) Thunderhead
8 7 (1.66%) Cincom
8 7 (1.66%) SAP
9 6 (1.43%) Informatica
10 5 (1.19%) Fujitsu
11 4 (0.95%) VMware
11 4 (0.95%) Sage
11 4 (0.95%) Capita
11 4 (0.95%) Sencha
12 3 (0.71%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.71%) Orchard
12 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.71%) Northgate
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X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-45,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
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2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + 2,500 standby allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 22k per year + Development and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Sogeti
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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