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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 8 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 301 175 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.56% 7.72% 12.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.35% 8.43% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 227 123 192
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £25,000
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
2254 2075 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.03% 91.49% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1575 1554
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 £25,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 185 (30.78%) Finance
2 154 (25.62%) Business Analysis
3 132 (21.96%) ISEB
4 117 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (18.47%) SQL
6 107 (17.80%) Windows
7 89 (14.81%) Degree
8 87 (14.48%) Telecoms
9 84 (13.98%) Microsoft
10 82 (13.64%) Security Cleared
11 81 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 77 (12.81%) ISTQB
13 76 (12.65%) Project Management
14 71 (11.81%) HP Quality Center
15 69 (11.48%) Retail
16 68 (11.31%) CRM
17 67 (11.15%) Scrum
18 66 (10.98%) ITIL
19 64 (10.65%) MS Excel
20 63 (10.48%) SC Cleared
21 62 (10.32%) HP
22 54 (8.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 51 (8.49%) QA
23 51 (8.49%) Banking
24 50 (8.32%) MS Office
25 48 (7.99%) SQL Server
25 48 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
26 45 (7.49%) Software Testing
26 45 (7.49%) Management Information System
27 44 (7.32%) Billing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (3.16%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.50%) CMS
2 15 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.50%) Lync
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (0.50%) Apache
6 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.50%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.17%) SAS
7 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.17%) IIS
7 1 (0.17%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 64 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 50 (8.32%) MS Office
3 11 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.50%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.16%) Agresso
2 6 (1.00%) SAP CO
2 6 (1.00%) SAP FI
2 6 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.67%) SAP R/3
3 4 (0.67%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (0.50%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.50%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.16%) LAN
3 10 (1.66%) WAN
4 8 (1.33%) Internet
5 6 (1.00%) HTTP
5 6 (1.00%) Broadband
6 5 (0.83%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.83%) PBX
6 5 (0.83%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.67%) Firewall
7 4 (0.67%) SAN
7 4 (0.67%) VoIP
8 3 (0.50%) DNS
8 3 (0.50%) Wireless
8 3 (0.50%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.50%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (0.50%) Ethereal
9 2 (0.33%) VPN
9 2 (0.33%) SMS
9 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 12 (2.00%) Adabas
2 12 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.00%) QlikView
4 6 (1.00%) SAP BW
4 6 (1.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.83%) SQLPlus
6 4 (0.67%) EDRMS
6 4 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.67%) DataStage
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.50%) DB2
8 2 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (6.16%) QuickTest Pro
2 34 (5.66%) TestDirector
3 28 (4.66%) Selenium
4 25 (4.16%) JIRA
5 14 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.00%) WinRunner
7 11 (1.83%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.66%) LoadRunner
9 8 (1.33%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.00%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.83%) eggPlant
11 5 (0.83%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.67%) Toad
12 4 (0.67%) LoadUI
13 3 (0.50%) MSTest
13 3 (0.50%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.50%) Rational Performance Tester
13 3 (0.50%) Subversion
14 2 (0.33%) ClearQuest
15 1 (0.17%) Selenium IDE
General
1 185 (30.78%) Finance
2 87 (14.48%) Telecoms
3 69 (11.48%) Retail
4 51 (8.49%) Banking
5 44 (7.32%) Billing
6 17 (2.83%) Aerospace
6 17 (2.83%) Marketing
7 9 (1.50%) Publishing
8 6 (1.00%) Advertising
9 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.83%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.50%) Front Office
10 3 (0.50%) French Language
11 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.49%) XML
2 20 (3.33%) .NET
3 13 (2.16%) Web Services
4 9 (1.50%) REST
4 9 (1.50%) J2EE
5 8 (1.33%) SOAP
6 7 (1.16%) HTML
7 4 (0.67%) CSS
8 3 (0.50%) Middleware
8 3 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.33%) RESTful
9 2 (0.33%) JSON
9 2 (0.33%) Java EE
9 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.33%) CGI
10 1 (0.17%) JSP
10 1 (0.17%) LAMP
10 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (7.49%) Management Information System
3 39 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.16%) User Experience
5 17 (2.83%) iPad
6 13 (2.16%) Blackberry
7 10 (1.66%) Clustering
8 8 (1.33%) Open Source
9 7 (1.16%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.16%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.16%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.83%) GIS
11 5 (0.83%) iPhone
11 5 (0.83%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.67%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.67%) Social Media
12 4 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.33%) FMCG
13 2 (0.33%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 107 (17.80%) Windows
2 25 (4.16%) Windows 7
3 24 (3.99%) UNIX
3 24 (3.99%) Windows XP
4 21 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.50%) Linux
7 6 (1.00%) Android
7 6 (1.00%) Windows 2000
8 5 (0.83%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.17%) Solaris
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (25.62%) Business Analysis
2 117 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (12.65%) Project Management
5 68 (11.31%) CRM
6 67 (11.15%) Scrum
7 66 (10.98%) ITIL
8 45 (7.49%) Software Testing
9 43 (7.15%) Mentoring
10 41 (6.82%) E-Commerce
11 40 (6.66%) Use Case
12 36 (5.99%) UML
13 35 (5.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (5.82%) Test Scripting
14 34 (5.66%) eTOM
15 33 (5.49%) BPR
16 30 (4.99%) Business Development
17 28 (4.66%) Test Automation
18 27 (4.49%) Test Management
18 27 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 111 (18.47%) SQL
2 22 (3.66%) Java
3 15 (2.50%) C#
4 12 (2.00%) NATURAL
5 11 (1.83%) VBScript
6 10 (1.66%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.83%) XPath
8 4 (0.67%) C
8 4 (0.67%) ABAP
9 3 (0.50%) sed
9 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.50%) VBA
9 3 (0.50%) C++
9 3 (0.50%) AWK
9 3 (0.50%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.50%) Korn
10 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.33%) PHP
10 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 132 (21.96%) ISEB
2 89 (14.81%) Degree
3 82 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 77 (12.81%) ISTQB
5 63 (10.48%) SC Cleared
6 54 (8.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 18 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.83%) MCSE
9 10 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.00%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.00%) MCP
11 6 (1.00%) CCNA
12 5 (0.83%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.67%) CCA
13 4 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.50%) CISSP
14 3 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.50%) CISM
14 3 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.49%) QA
2 14 (2.33%) SLA
3 9 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.33%) GAMP
4 8 (1.33%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.50%) COBIT
7 2 (0.33%) COSO
7 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 27 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.33%) Snort
3 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 71 (11.81%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.66%) Netcool
2 10 (1.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.50%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (0.50%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.50%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 84 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 62 (10.32%) HP
3 29 (4.83%) Citrix
4 24 (3.99%) Oracle
5 20 (3.33%) SAP
6 19 (3.16%) Cisco
7 16 (2.66%) Huawei
8 15 (2.50%) McAfee
9 14 (2.33%) hybris
10 11 (1.83%) Business Objects
11 10 (1.66%) IBM
11 10 (1.66%) Veritas
12 6 (1.00%) Blue Coat
12 6 (1.00%) Cerillion
12 6 (1.00%) Amdocs
12 6 (1.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.00%) Ericsson
12 6 (1.00%) Juniper
12 6 (1.00%) Comverse
13 5 (0.83%) Avaya
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