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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 11 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 293 213 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.77% 9.10% 10.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.61% 9.82% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 251 145 181
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,375 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.78% -
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
2153 2169 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.85% 92.65% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1579 1655
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 189 (33.22%) Finance
2 164 (28.82%) Business Analysis
3 113 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (19.16%) Degree
5 94 (16.52%) Telecoms
5 94 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
6 92 (16.17%) SQL
7 86 (15.11%) Project Management
8 85 (14.94%) Microsoft
9 84 (14.76%) ISEB
10 83 (14.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 73 (12.83%) Retail
12 72 (12.65%) Windows
12 72 (12.65%) MS Excel
13 71 (12.48%) CRM
14 61 (10.72%) ITIL
14 61 (10.72%) ISTQB
15 60 (10.54%) E-Commerce
15 60 (10.54%) Scrum
16 59 (10.37%) Banking
17 50 (8.79%) QA
18 48 (8.44%) MS Office
19 47 (8.26%) Use Case
20 42 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
20 42 (7.38%) SQL Server
20 42 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
21 40 (7.03%) Computer Science
22 38 (6.68%) Linux
23 37 (6.50%) PRINCE2
24 35 (6.15%) UML

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 9 (1.58%) IIS
2 7 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.53%) JBoss
5 3 (0.53%) Apache
6 2 (0.35%) SAS
6 2 (0.35%) CMS
6 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.18%) nginx
7 1 (0.18%) Lync
7 1 (0.18%) Node.js
7 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 72 (12.65%) MS Excel
2 48 (8.44%) MS Office
3 22 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.41%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) SPSS
6 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (1.58%) Orchard Housing
2 8 (1.41%) Agresso
3 3 (0.53%) Primavera
3 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.53%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.11%) SaaS
2 2 (0.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) IaaS
3 1 (0.18%) PaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Force.com
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.69%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.16%) Firewall
3 16 (2.81%) Internet
4 12 (2.11%) LAN
5 10 (1.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (1.58%) WAN
7 8 (1.41%) Network Security
8 7 (1.23%) ATM
8 7 (1.23%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.88%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.70%) CTI
11 3 (0.53%) Cisco IPT
11 3 (0.53%) SAN
11 3 (0.53%) Broadband
12 2 (0.35%) SSL
12 2 (0.35%) VPN
12 2 (0.35%) DNS
12 2 (0.35%) SMS
12 2 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.88%) QlikView
7 5 (0.88%) MS Access
8 4 (0.70%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.53%) ActiveReports
9 3 (0.53%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.35%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.35%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.35%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (4.75%) JIRA
2 18 (3.16%) Selenium
3 13 (2.28%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.41%) WebDriver
5 7 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (1.23%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.53%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.53%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.53%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.35%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (0.18%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.18%) Subversion
9 1 (0.18%) WinRunner
9 1 (0.18%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.18%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.18%) Appium
9 1 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 189 (33.22%) Finance
2 94 (16.52%) Telecoms
3 73 (12.83%) Retail
4 59 (10.37%) Banking
5 35 (6.15%) Billing
6 11 (1.93%) Marketing
7 7 (1.23%) French Language
7 7 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.23%) Automotive
8 6 (1.05%) Back Office
9 5 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.88%) German Language
10 4 (0.70%) Advertising
11 3 (0.53%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.53%) Electronics
11 3 (0.53%) Front Office
11 3 (0.53%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.35%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.99%) .NET
2 12 (2.11%) Web Services
3 5 (0.88%) SOAP
4 4 (0.70%) XML
4 4 (0.70%) WCF
4 4 (0.70%) Visualforce
4 4 (0.70%) J2EE
4 4 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.35%) Middleware
5 2 (0.35%) REST
5 2 (0.35%) RESTful
5 2 (0.35%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.18%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.18%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.18%) XMPP
6 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.18%) Java EE
6 1 (0.18%) JSON
6 1 (0.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.57%) User Experience
4 23 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.69%) iPad
6 11 (1.93%) Visualisation
6 11 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.05%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 5 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.70%) Social Media
9 4 (0.70%) Life Science
9 4 (0.70%) Physics
9 4 (0.70%) GIS
9 4 (0.70%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.70%) IVR
10 3 (0.53%) Economics
10 3 (0.53%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.53%) DTV
10 3 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 72 (12.65%) Windows
2 38 (6.68%) Linux
3 26 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (2.46%) UNIX
6 12 (2.11%) Windows 2000
7 9 (1.58%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.58%) Solaris
8 6 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.53%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.35%) Android
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (28.82%) Business Analysis
2 113 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (15.11%) Project Management
4 83 (14.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (12.48%) CRM
6 61 (10.72%) ITIL
7 60 (10.54%) E-Commerce
7 60 (10.54%) Scrum
8 47 (8.26%) Use Case
9 42 (7.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 42 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (6.50%) PRINCE2
11 35 (6.15%) UML
12 33 (5.80%) SDLC
13 32 (5.62%) eTOM
14 29 (5.10%) Business Development
14 29 (5.10%) BPR
15 26 (4.57%) Test Scripting
15 26 (4.57%) Software Delivery
16 25 (4.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (16.17%) SQL
2 29 (5.10%) Java
3 16 (2.81%) C#
4 13 (2.28%) JavaScript
5 11 (1.93%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.58%) VBA
7 5 (0.88%) Python
8 4 (0.70%) Apex Code
8 4 (0.70%) VBScript
8 4 (0.70%) Perl
9 3 (0.53%) VB
9 3 (0.53%) C++
10 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.35%) VB6
10 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.35%) C
11 1 (0.18%) PHP
11 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 109 (19.16%) Degree
2 84 (14.76%) ISEB
3 61 (10.72%) ISTQB
4 34 (5.98%) Security Cleared
5 19 (3.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (2.64%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.41%) MCSE
9 8 (1.41%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.23%) MCP
11 6 (1.05%) CCNA
12 4 (0.70%) CISSP
12 4 (0.70%) MCSA
12 4 (0.70%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.53%) APMP
14 2 (0.35%) HND
14 2 (0.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.79%) QA
2 32 (5.62%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.53%) Snort
5 1 (0.18%) Squid
5 1 (0.18%) qmail
Systems Management
1 27 (4.75%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.88%) SCCM
3 3 (0.53%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.18%) collectd
4 1 (0.18%) logstash
4 1 (0.18%) Graphite
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.18%) Cacti
4 1 (0.18%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.18%) Puppet
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.18%) Nagios
4 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 85 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.98%) Oracle
3 31 (5.45%) HP
4 24 (4.22%) Cisco
5 23 (4.04%) hybris
6 20 (3.51%) SAP
7 15 (2.64%) Amdocs
8 14 (2.46%) Capita
9 12 (2.11%) Huawei
9 12 (2.11%) Sourcefire
10 11 (1.93%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.93%) Juniper
11 10 (1.76%) Informatica
11 10 (1.76%) VMware
11 10 (1.76%) Blue Coat
11 10 (1.76%) F5
12 9 (1.58%) Crossbeam
12 9 (1.58%) Northgate
12 9 (1.58%) Civica
12 9 (1.58%) Orchard
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