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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 327 180 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.80% 7.23% 12.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.66% 7.83% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 237 142 206
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 179 (30.08%) Finance
2 147 (24.71%) Business Analysis
3 127 (21.34%) ISEB
4 124 (20.84%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (20.67%) Windows
6 114 (19.16%) SQL
7 88 (14.79%) Microsoft
8 83 (13.95%) Telecoms
9 82 (13.78%) Security Cleared
10 77 (12.94%) Degree
11 73 (12.27%) Project Management
11 73 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 71 (11.93%) SC Cleared
13 70 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
14 68 (11.43%) MS Excel
15 67 (11.26%) ITIL
16 65 (10.92%) Scrum
16 65 (10.92%) Retail
16 65 (10.92%) ISTQB
17 61 (10.25%) CRM
18 58 (9.75%) MS Office
19 54 (9.08%) HP
20 53 (8.91%) SQL Server
20 53 (8.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 50 (8.40%) QA
21 50 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
22 48 (8.07%) Banking
23 47 (7.90%) Software Testing
24 43 (7.23%) QuickTest Pro
25 42 (7.06%) XML

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 24 (4.03%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.70%) CMS
3 18 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.69%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.67%) IIS
8 4 (0.67%) Apache
9 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.50%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.50%) Lync
10 1 (0.17%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 58 (9.75%) MS Office
3 17 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) JDE OneWorld
2 5 (0.84%) SAP FI
2 5 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (0.84%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.67%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.50%) Agresso
4 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.67%) LucidChart
2 2 (0.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.17%) Taleo
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.52%) LAN
1 15 (2.52%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.18%) WAN
3 10 (1.68%) Internet
4 7 (1.18%) HTTP
5 6 (1.01%) VoIP
6 5 (0.84%) Broadband
6 5 (0.84%) PBX
6 5 (0.84%) Firewall
6 5 (0.84%) DNS
7 4 (0.67%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.67%) VPN
7 4 (0.67%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.67%) SAN
8 3 (0.50%) Ethereal
8 3 (0.50%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.50%) Wireless
9 2 (0.34%) FTP
9 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.34%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (2.02%) Adabas
3 12 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.51%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.18%) SAP BW
7 6 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.84%) SQLPlus
9 4 (0.67%) EDRMS
9 4 (0.67%) DataStage
9 4 (0.67%) Big Data
9 4 (0.67%) QlikView
10 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.50%) DB2
11 2 (0.34%) MySQL
11 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (7.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 36 (6.05%) TestDirector
3 31 (5.21%) Selenium
4 21 (3.53%) JIRA
5 14 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.18%) WinRunner
7 11 (1.85%) LoadRunner
8 10 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.51%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.18%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.01%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.84%) eggPlant
13 4 (0.67%) LoadUI
13 4 (0.67%) Axure RP
13 4 (0.67%) Toad
13 4 (0.67%) Subversion
14 3 (0.50%) Bugzilla
14 3 (0.50%) Rational Performance Tester
14 3 (0.50%) MSTest
14 3 (0.50%) Selenium IDE
General
1 179 (30.08%) Finance
2 83 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 65 (10.92%) Retail
4 48 (8.07%) Banking
5 40 (6.72%) Billing
6 18 (3.03%) Marketing
7 14 (2.35%) Aerospace
8 12 (2.02%) Publishing
9 5 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.84%) Advertising
9 5 (0.84%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.50%) Front Office
11 2 (0.34%) Automotive
11 2 (0.34%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.34%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.06%) XML
2 29 (4.87%) .NET
3 17 (2.86%) Web Services
4 9 (1.51%) REST
4 9 (1.51%) HTML
5 7 (1.18%) SOAP
5 7 (1.18%) J2EE
6 6 (1.01%) CSS
7 5 (0.84%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.50%) Middleware
9 2 (0.34%) LAMP
9 2 (0.34%) Java EE
9 2 (0.34%) JSON
9 2 (0.34%) jQuery
9 2 (0.34%) RESTful
9 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.34%) CGI
10 1 (0.17%) JSP
10 1 (0.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.06%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.19%) User Experience
5 15 (2.52%) iPad
5 15 (2.52%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.85%) Clustering
7 9 (1.51%) Open Source
8 7 (1.18%) Social Media
8 7 (1.18%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.18%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.01%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.01%) iPhone
10 5 (0.84%) GIS
11 4 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.67%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.67%) Human Factors
11 4 (0.67%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 123 (20.67%) Windows
2 30 (5.04%) Windows 7
3 26 (4.37%) Windows XP
4 25 (4.20%) UNIX
5 24 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.51%) Android
8 8 (1.34%) Linux
9 6 (1.01%) Windows 2000
9 6 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.84%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (24.71%) Business Analysis
2 124 (20.84%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 73 (12.27%) Project Management
4 67 (11.26%) ITIL
5 65 (10.92%) Scrum
6 61 (10.25%) CRM
7 47 (7.90%) Software Testing
8 38 (6.39%) Test Scripting
8 38 (6.39%) Mentoring
9 34 (5.71%) Use Case
9 34 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 33 (5.55%) UML
11 32 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (5.04%) eTOM
12 30 (5.04%) Workflow
13 29 (4.87%) BPR
14 28 (4.71%) Manual Testing
15 27 (4.54%) Test Automation
15 27 (4.54%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (19.16%) SQL
2 21 (3.53%) C#
3 20 (3.36%) Java
4 14 (2.35%) VBScript
5 12 (2.02%) NATURAL
6 11 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.68%) XPath
8 6 (1.01%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.67%) C
9 4 (0.67%) ABAP
9 4 (0.67%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.50%) Korn
10 3 (0.50%) sed
10 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.50%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.50%) AWK
10 3 (0.50%) PHP
10 3 (0.50%) C++
11 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 127 (21.34%) ISEB
2 82 (13.78%) Security Cleared
3 77 (12.94%) Degree
4 71 (11.93%) SC Cleared
5 65 (10.92%) ISTQB
6 53 (8.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 22 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (2.02%) MCSE
9 7 (1.18%) MCP
9 7 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.01%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.01%) MCITP
11 4 (0.67%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.67%) CCNA
11 4 (0.67%) MCSA
11 4 (0.67%) CCA
11 4 (0.67%) CISSP
12 3 (0.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.40%) QA
2 15 (2.52%) SLA
3 13 (2.18%) ISO 9001
4 11 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.34%) GAMP
6 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.50%) COBIT
7 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.34%) COSO
9 1 (0.17%) HL7
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 33 (5.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.34%) Snort
5 1 (0.17%) Xen
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 70 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (1.85%) Netcool
2 11 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (0.84%) SCCM
4 3 (0.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) DameWare
5 1 (0.17%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.17%) Plesk
Vendors
1 88 (14.79%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.08%) HP
3 32 (5.38%) Citrix
4 23 (3.87%) Oracle
5 16 (2.69%) SAP
5 16 (2.69%) Cisco
5 16 (2.69%) McAfee
6 15 (2.52%) Huawei
7 11 (1.85%) hybris
7 11 (1.85%) Veritas
7 11 (1.85%) IBM
8 9 (1.51%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.01%) Juniper
9 6 (1.01%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.01%) VMware
9 6 (1.01%) Blue Coat
10 5 (0.84%) Fortinet
10 5 (0.84%) Cerillion
10 5 (0.84%) F5
10 5 (0.84%) Comverse
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