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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 276 197 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.13% 8.12% 11.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.02% 8.70% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 232 130 191
Average salary £42,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
2296 2264 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.58% 93.28% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1686 1671
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
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 24 April 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 180 (30.93%) Finance
2 178 (30.58%) Business Analysis
3 112 (19.24%) Degree
3 112 (19.24%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (18.21%) Telecoms
4 106 (18.21%) SQL
5 95 (16.32%) ISEB
6 89 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 86 (14.78%) Microsoft
8 85 (14.60%) CRM
9 84 (14.43%) Project Management
10 80 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
11 77 (13.23%) MS Excel
11 77 (13.23%) Retail
12 69 (11.86%) ISTQB
13 65 (11.17%) E-Commerce
13 65 (11.17%) Windows
13 65 (11.17%) Scrum
14 59 (10.14%) ITIL
15 54 (9.28%) Banking
16 52 (8.93%) MS Office
17 51 (8.76%) Use Case
18 49 (8.42%) Billing
19 48 (8.25%) Computer Science
20 47 (8.08%) QA
21 46 (7.90%) eTOM
21 46 (7.90%) SQL Server
22 45 (7.73%) Security Cleared
23 44 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
24 43 (7.39%) BPR

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (1.37%) IIS
2 5 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (0.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.52%) CMS
3 3 (0.52%) Lync
4 2 (0.34%) JBoss
4 2 (0.34%) Apache
4 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 77 (13.23%) MS Excel
2 52 (8.93%) MS Office
3 22 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.37%) MS Project
6 2 (0.34%) SPSS
6 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Agresso
1 8 (1.37%) Orchard Housing
2 3 (0.52%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.34%) Primavera
3 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) PaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.17%) IaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.26%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.58%) Firewall
3 14 (2.41%) LAN
4 12 (2.06%) Internet
5 11 (1.89%) WAN
6 7 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.03%) IP Telephony
7 6 (1.03%) Network Security
8 5 (0.86%) SAN
8 5 (0.86%) ATM
9 4 (0.69%) VPN
9 4 (0.69%) DNS
9 4 (0.69%) CTI
9 4 (0.69%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.52%) Wireless
10 3 (0.52%) VoIP
10 3 (0.52%) Ethereal
10 3 (0.52%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (0.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.90%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.86%) QlikView
7 4 (0.69%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.69%) EDRMS
7 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.52%) ActiveReports
8 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (0.52%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.52%) MS Access
8 3 (0.52%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 32 (5.50%) JIRA
2 22 (3.78%) Selenium
3 15 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.23%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (1.72%) LoadRunner
6 8 (1.37%) TestDirector
7 7 (1.20%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.69%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.52%) MSTest
9 3 (0.52%) Rational Performance Tester
9 3 (0.52%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.52%) WinRunner
9 3 (0.52%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.34%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.34%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.17%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.17%) Kiln
11 1 (0.17%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.17%) Appium
General
1 180 (30.93%) Finance
2 106 (18.21%) Telecoms
3 77 (13.23%) Retail
4 54 (9.28%) Banking
5 49 (8.42%) Billing
6 12 (2.06%) Marketing
7 9 (1.55%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.86%) Advertising
9 5 (0.86%) Automotive
9 5 (0.86%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.69%) French Language
11 3 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (0.52%) Publishing
11 3 (0.52%) Electronics
11 3 (0.52%) Front Office
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.34%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.44%) .NET
2 13 (2.23%) Web Services
3 8 (1.37%) XML
4 7 (1.20%) J2EE
4 7 (1.20%) SOAP
5 5 (0.86%) REST
6 4 (0.69%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.69%) WCF
6 4 (0.69%) RESTful
6 4 (0.69%) Visualforce
6 4 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.52%) Middleware
7 3 (0.52%) Java EE
7 3 (0.52%) JSON
8 2 (0.34%) CGI
9 1 (0.17%) XMPP
9 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.17%) COM
9 1 (0.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.98%) User Experience
4 28 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.95%) iPad
6 9 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.55%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.37%) GIS
8 7 (1.20%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.03%) Open Source
10 5 (0.86%) Social Media
10 5 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.69%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.69%) IVR
12 3 (0.52%) Economics
12 3 (0.52%) Statistics
12 3 (0.52%) DTV
12 3 (0.52%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 65 (11.17%) Windows
2 27 (4.64%) Linux
3 14 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (2.06%) UNIX
5 10 (1.72%) Windows 2000
6 8 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.69%) Solaris
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.52%) Android
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (30.58%) Business Analysis
2 112 (19.24%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (14.60%) CRM
5 84 (14.43%) Project Management
6 65 (11.17%) E-Commerce
6 65 (11.17%) Scrum
7 59 (10.14%) ITIL
8 51 (8.76%) Use Case
9 46 (7.90%) eTOM
10 44 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (7.39%) BPR
11 43 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 41 (7.04%) Business Development
13 37 (6.36%) UML
14 30 (5.15%) Workflow
14 30 (5.15%) Software Delivery
15 28 (4.81%) Mentoring
16 26 (4.47%) PRINCE2
17 25 (4.30%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 106 (18.21%) SQL
2 29 (4.98%) Java
3 15 (2.58%) C#
4 11 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.20%) VBA
7 4 (0.69%) Apex Code
7 4 (0.69%) VBScript
8 3 (0.52%) Python
9 2 (0.34%) VB6
9 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.34%) VB
9 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.34%) Perl
9 2 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.17%) R
10 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.17%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 112 (19.24%) Degree
2 95 (16.32%) ISEB
3 69 (11.86%) ISTQB
4 45 (7.73%) Security Cleared
5 29 (4.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 22 (3.78%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (2.06%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.89%) MCP
11 10 (1.72%) MCSE
12 9 (1.55%) CCNA
12 9 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.69%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.69%) CISSP
14 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.52%) MCSA
14 3 (0.52%) APMP
15 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.08%) QA
2 26 (4.47%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.34%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (3.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) Snort
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (5.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.52%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 86 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.70%) HP
3 30 (5.15%) Oracle
4 23 (3.95%) hybris
5 21 (3.61%) Cisco
6 19 (3.26%) SAP
7 18 (3.09%) Huawei
8 16 (2.75%) Amdocs
9 11 (1.89%) Capita
10 10 (1.72%) Citrix
11 9 (1.55%) Juniper
11 9 (1.55%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.37%) Informatica
12 8 (1.37%) Orchard
12 8 (1.37%) Blue Coat
12 8 (1.37%) Northgate
12 8 (1.37%) Civica
12 8 (1.37%) F5
13 7 (1.20%) Comverse
13 7 (1.20%) Ericsson
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