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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 10 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 292 248 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.29% 10.18% 10.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.40% 10.96% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 220 202 168
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,550 £23,507
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
2354 2262 1903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.03% 92.82% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1766 1578
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 21 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 136 (26.77%) Finance
2 118 (23.23%) Windows
3 111 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (21.06%) ISEB
5 84 (16.54%) Security Cleared
6 82 (16.14%) SC Cleared
7 81 (15.94%) HP Quality Center
7 81 (15.94%) Business Analysis
8 80 (15.75%) SQL
9 73 (14.37%) Microsoft
10 66 (12.99%) Project Management
11 65 (12.80%) QA
12 64 (12.60%) MS Excel
13 59 (11.61%) QuickTest Pro
14 57 (11.22%) Retail
15 56 (11.02%) XML
16 54 (10.63%) ITIL
17 53 (10.43%) Test Scripting
18 52 (10.24%) MS Office
19 50 (9.84%) Telecoms
20 49 (9.65%) Software Testing
21 48 (9.45%) SQL Server
21 48 (9.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 44 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
22 44 (8.66%) Scrum
22 44 (8.66%) Degree
23 42 (8.27%) HP
23 42 (8.27%) Automation Testing
23 42 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
24 40 (7.87%) ISTQB

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 27 (5.31%) MS Exchange
1 27 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.53%) CMS
3 21 (4.13%) SharePoint Server
4 14 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.38%) IIS
7 5 (0.98%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.79%) Apache
8 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.39%) CICS
11 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.20%) SAS
11 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 64 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 52 (10.24%) MS Office
3 23 (4.53%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.77%) OmniGraffle
5 8 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.38%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 7 (1.38%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.79%) SAP R/3
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.79%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.39%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.77%) LucidChart
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) Taleo
3 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.76%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.36%) Internet
3 7 (1.38%) WAN
3 7 (1.38%) LAN
4 5 (0.98%) Broadband
5 4 (0.79%) PBX
5 4 (0.79%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.79%) HTTP
6 3 (0.59%) DNS
6 3 (0.59%) VoIP
7 2 (0.39%) SMS
7 2 (0.39%) DHCP
7 2 (0.39%) FTP
7 2 (0.39%) VPN
7 2 (0.39%) Firewall
8 1 (0.20%) NAS
8 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.20%) SSH
8 1 (0.20%) Telnet
8 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.76%) Adabas
3 11 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.77%) Big Data
5 9 (1.77%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.38%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.18%) SAP BW
8 5 (0.98%) SQLPlus
9 4 (0.79%) DataStage
10 3 (0.59%) QlikView
10 3 (0.59%) DB2
11 2 (0.39%) MySQL
11 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.20%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 59 (11.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 38 (7.48%) TestDirector
3 29 (5.71%) Selenium
4 14 (2.76%) WinRunner
5 11 (2.17%) WebDriver
6 9 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (1.77%) Axure RP
7 8 (1.57%) SoapUI
7 8 (1.57%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.57%) LoadRunner
8 7 (1.38%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.38%) JIRA
9 6 (1.18%) LoadUI
9 6 (1.18%) Subversion
10 5 (0.98%) ProC
10 5 (0.98%) eggPlant
10 5 (0.98%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (0.79%) Toad
11 4 (0.79%) TestComplete
11 4 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 136 (26.77%) Finance
2 57 (11.22%) Retail
3 50 (9.84%) Telecoms
4 30 (5.91%) Banking
5 14 (2.76%) Publishing
6 13 (2.56%) Marketing
7 12 (2.36%) Billing
8 6 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.79%) Avionics
10 3 (0.59%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.39%) French Language
11 2 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (11.02%) XML
2 25 (4.92%) .NET
3 18 (3.54%) Web Services
4 12 (2.36%) HTML
5 9 (1.77%) CSS
6 8 (1.57%) SOAP
7 6 (1.18%) REST
7 6 (1.18%) jQuery
8 5 (0.98%) HTML5
8 5 (0.98%) CSS3
9 4 (0.79%) Sencha Touch
9 4 (0.79%) J2EE
9 4 (0.79%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.79%) Struts
9 4 (0.79%) JSON
9 4 (0.79%) Ajax
9 4 (0.79%) Spring
9 4 (0.79%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.79%) Struts2
10 3 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.76%) User Experience
4 12 (2.36%) Clustering
5 10 (1.97%) Smartphone
5 10 (1.97%) Social Media
6 9 (1.77%) Human Factors
6 9 (1.77%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.38%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.38%) iPad
8 6 (1.18%) iPhone
8 6 (1.18%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.98%) Fat Client
9 5 (0.98%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.98%) Thin Client
9 5 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.79%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 118 (23.23%) Windows
2 33 (6.50%) Windows XP
3 28 (5.51%) Windows 7
4 23 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (3.94%) UNIX
6 17 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.97%) Android
8 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.57%) Linux
9 6 (1.18%) Windows 2000
9 6 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.59%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.59%) zOS
12 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Solaris
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (15.94%) Business Analysis
3 66 (12.99%) Project Management
4 54 (10.63%) ITIL
5 53 (10.43%) Test Scripting
6 49 (9.65%) Software Testing
7 44 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (8.66%) Scrum
8 42 (8.27%) Automation Testing
9 36 (7.09%) Manual Testing
10 34 (6.69%) Test Automation
11 25 (4.92%) CRM
11 25 (4.92%) Waterfall
12 24 (4.72%) UML
13 22 (4.33%) System Testing
13 22 (4.33%) Systems Analysis
14 21 (4.13%) Requirements Management
14 21 (4.13%) Use Case
14 21 (4.13%) Mentoring
15 20 (3.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (15.75%) SQL
2 29 (5.71%) VBScript
3 25 (4.92%) C#
4 21 (4.13%) Java
5 14 (2.76%) XPath
6 13 (2.56%) NATURAL
7 12 (2.36%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.77%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.38%) PHP
9 7 (1.38%) C++
10 6 (1.18%) C
11 5 (0.98%) VB
12 4 (0.79%) ABAP
12 4 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.59%) Korn
13 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.59%) JCL
13 3 (0.59%) AWK
13 3 (0.59%) sed
14 2 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 107 (21.06%) ISEB
2 84 (16.54%) Security Cleared
3 82 (16.14%) SC Cleared
4 48 (9.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 44 (8.66%) Degree
6 40 (7.87%) ISTQB
7 20 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.97%) MCITP
9 8 (1.57%) MCSE
10 4 (0.79%) MCP
10 4 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.79%) CCA
10 4 (0.79%) CISSP
10 4 (0.79%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.59%) GCIA
11 3 (0.59%) GCIH
11 3 (0.59%) CISM
11 3 (0.59%) SSCP
11 3 (0.59%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (12.80%) QA
2 17 (3.35%) SLA
3 13 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 11 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.57%) GAMP
6 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.59%) COBIT
6 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.39%) COSO
8 1 (0.20%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.39%) Snort
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 81 (15.94%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (2.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (2.76%) Netcool
4 11 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.79%) SCCM
6 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.20%) Plesk
7 1 (0.20%) DameWare
Vendors
1 73 (14.37%) Microsoft
2 42 (8.27%) HP
3 28 (5.51%) Citrix
4 25 (4.92%) Oracle
5 16 (3.15%) IBM
6 14 (2.76%) SAP
7 13 (2.56%) McAfee
8 12 (2.36%) Veritas
9 9 (1.77%) Thunderhead
10 8 (1.57%) Business Objects
10 8 (1.57%) Cisco
11 7 (1.38%) Cincom
12 5 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.98%) VMware
13 4 (0.79%) Avaya
13 4 (0.79%) Remedy
13 4 (0.79%) Fujitsu
13 4 (0.79%) Huawei
13 4 (0.79%) Sencha
14 3 (0.59%) RedPrairie
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