The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 15 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 253 254 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.18% 11.06% 10.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 11.78% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 198 204 166
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2277 2156 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.63% 93.90% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1717 1633
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 133 (27.88%) Finance
2 99 (20.75%) ISEB
3 96 (20.13%) Windows
4 82 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 74 (15.51%) SQL
6 73 (15.30%) HP Quality Center
7 70 (14.68%) MS Excel
8 69 (14.47%) Business Analysis
9 67 (14.05%) Security Cleared
10 64 (13.42%) SC Cleared
11 63 (13.21%) QA
12 61 (12.79%) Project Management
13 58 (12.16%) MS Office
14 56 (11.74%) QuickTest Pro
15 53 (11.11%) ITIL
16 50 (10.48%) Degree
17 48 (10.06%) Telecoms
18 47 (9.85%) XML
18 47 (9.85%) SQL Server
18 47 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
18 47 (9.85%) Retail
18 47 (9.85%) Automation Testing
19 44 (9.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 41 (8.60%) .NET
20 41 (8.60%) ISTQB
20 41 (8.60%) Selenium
20 41 (8.60%) Test Scripting
21 39 (8.18%) Software Testing
22 37 (7.76%) C#
23 36 (7.55%) HP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 17 (3.56%) CMS
4 13 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (1.89%) IIS
7 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.26%) Apache
9 5 (1.05%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.42%) CICS
13 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.21%) SAS
13 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 70 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 58 (12.16%) MS Office
3 22 (4.61%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.89%) OmniGraffle
5 8 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.47%) DOC1
7 5 (1.05%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.05%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.42%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.21%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.21%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.89%) LucidChart
2 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.35%) Internet
2 11 (2.31%) LAN
2 11 (2.31%) WAN
3 10 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.84%) Broadband
4 4 (0.84%) HTTP
4 4 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.63%) DNS
5 3 (0.63%) Wireless
5 3 (0.63%) VoIP
5 3 (0.63%) Intranet
6 2 (0.42%) VPN
6 2 (0.42%) DHCP
6 2 (0.42%) FTP
7 1 (0.21%) PBX
7 1 (0.21%) SMS
7 1 (0.21%) SSH
7 1 (0.21%) NAS
7 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.89%) Big Data
3 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.26%) Adabas
4 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.63%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.63%) DB2
8 2 (0.42%) MySQL
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.21%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.21%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.21%) DataStage
9 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 56 (11.74%) QuickTest Pro
2 41 (8.60%) Selenium
3 23 (4.82%) TestDirector
4 21 (4.40%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.73%) LoadRunner
7 9 (1.89%) Axure RP
8 8 (1.68%) WinRunner
8 8 (1.68%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.05%) TestComplete
9 5 (1.05%) ProC
9 5 (1.05%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.05%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.05%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.84%) Subversion
11 3 (0.63%) Maven
11 3 (0.63%) JIRA
11 3 (0.63%) JUnit
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 133 (27.88%) Finance
2 48 (10.06%) Telecoms
3 47 (9.85%) Retail
4 15 (3.14%) Banking
5 10 (2.10%) Publishing
6 5 (1.05%) Marketing
6 5 (1.05%) Billing
7 4 (0.84%) Avionics
8 3 (0.63%) Legal
9 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.42%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.42%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.85%) XML
2 41 (8.60%) .NET
3 15 (3.14%) Web Services
4 11 (2.31%) HTML
5 9 (1.89%) CSS
6 8 (1.68%) jQuery
7 6 (1.26%) Struts2
7 6 (1.26%) SOAP
7 6 (1.26%) Struts
7 6 (1.26%) Spring
8 5 (1.05%) HTML5
8 5 (1.05%) CSS3
9 4 (0.84%) Sencha Touch
9 4 (0.84%) JSON
9 4 (0.84%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.84%) Ajax
9 4 (0.84%) J2EE
9 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.63%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.03%) Management Information System
2 9 (1.89%) Smartphone
2 9 (1.89%) Human Factors
2 9 (1.89%) Social Media
2 9 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 7 (1.47%) Mathematics
3 7 (1.47%) GIS
4 5 (1.05%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.05%) Thin Client
4 5 (1.05%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.05%) Fat Client
5 4 (0.84%) CMDB
5 4 (0.84%) Clustering
5 4 (0.84%) Smart Meter
5 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.63%) iPad
6 3 (0.63%) Open Source
6 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 96 (20.13%) Windows
2 30 (6.29%) Windows XP
3 23 (4.82%) Windows 7
4 14 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.52%) UNIX
6 11 (2.31%) Linux
7 9 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.68%) Android
9 7 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.05%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.05%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.63%) zOS
11 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (14.47%) Business Analysis
2 61 (12.79%) Project Management
3 53 (11.11%) ITIL
4 47 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (9.85%) Automation Testing
5 41 (8.60%) Test Scripting
6 39 (8.18%) Software Testing
7 35 (7.34%) Scrum
8 34 (7.13%) Manual Testing
8 34 (7.13%) Test Automation
9 30 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (5.87%) System Testing
11 21 (4.40%) Integration Testing
11 21 (4.40%) Change Control
12 20 (4.19%) Systems Analysis
12 20 (4.19%) Waterfall
12 20 (4.19%) Requirements Management
13 18 (3.77%) CRM
14 17 (3.56%) Change Management
14 17 (3.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (15.51%) SQL
2 37 (7.76%) C#
3 32 (6.71%) VBScript
4 15 (3.14%) Java
5 13 (2.73%) XPath
6 12 (2.52%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.31%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.10%) C
9 9 (1.89%) VB
10 6 (1.26%) C++
10 6 (1.26%) PHP
11 5 (1.05%) NATURAL
12 4 (0.84%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.63%) Korn
13 3 (0.63%) sed
13 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.63%) JCL
13 3 (0.63%) AWK
14 2 (0.42%) VB6
14 2 (0.42%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 99 (20.75%) ISEB
2 67 (14.05%) Security Cleared
3 64 (13.42%) SC Cleared
4 50 (10.48%) Degree
5 44 (9.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 41 (8.60%) ISTQB
7 16 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.89%) MCITP
9 7 (1.47%) A+ Certification
10 6 (1.26%) MCP
10 6 (1.26%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.05%) MCSE
11 5 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.63%) MCSA
12 3 (0.63%) SSCP
12 3 (0.63%) GCIA
12 3 (0.63%) GCIH
12 3 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.42%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (13.21%) QA
2 13 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (2.73%) SLA
3 11 (2.31%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.26%) COBIT
5 5 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.42%) GAMP
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (6.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.63%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.42%) Snort
4 1 (0.21%) Xen
4 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) XenApp
4 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 73 (15.30%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (1.47%) Netcool
4 3 (0.63%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.63%) DameWare
4 3 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.42%) SCCM
5 2 (0.42%) SCOM
6 1 (0.21%) Plesk
6 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 82 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.55%) HP
3 27 (5.66%) Oracle
4 20 (4.19%) IBM
5 11 (2.31%) Citrix
6 9 (1.89%) Thunderhead
7 8 (1.68%) SAP
7 8 (1.68%) Huawei
8 7 (1.47%) Cincom
8 7 (1.47%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.05%) Cisco
9 5 (1.05%) VMware
9 5 (1.05%) McAfee
10 4 (0.84%) Veritas
10 4 (0.84%) Fujitsu
10 4 (0.84%) Sencha
11 3 (0.63%) Sage
11 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.63%) Symantec
11 3 (0.63%) Remedy
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