The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 102 124 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 38 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.60% 0.78% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.83% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 7
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -10.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2191 2169 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.21% 94.43% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1727 1749
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Analyst
Berkshire

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Reading region.

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 27 (40.30%) XML
3 26 (38.81%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (37.31%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (37.31%) Automation Testing
5 20 (29.85%) Project Management
6 18 (26.87%) VBScript
7 16 (23.88%) ISEB
7 16 (23.88%) Manual Testing
7 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
7 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
8 15 (22.39%) SQL
9 14 (20.90%) Business Analysis
10 13 (19.40%) System Testing
11 12 (17.91%) Integration Testing
11 12 (17.91%) Waterfall
12 10 (14.93%) Scrum
13 9 (13.43%) XPath
13 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
13 9 (13.43%) Web Testing
13 9 (13.43%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (11.94%) Change Control
15 7 (10.45%) Selenium
15 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
16 6 (8.96%) UML
16 6 (8.96%) Struts
16 6 (8.96%) Web Services
16 6 (8.96%) HTML
16 6 (8.96%) Java
16 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.43%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) PowerExchange
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (37.31%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (10.45%) Selenium
3 5 (7.46%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.99%) WinRunner
4 2 (2.99%) TestDirector
4 2 (2.99%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.30%) XML
2 6 (8.96%) Struts
2 6 (8.96%) Web Services
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) jQuery
2 6 (8.96%) Struts2
2 6 (8.96%) Spring
3 4 (5.97%) CSS
3 4 (5.97%) Spring MVC
3 4 (5.97%) Sencha Touch
3 4 (5.97%) HTML5
3 4 (5.97%) JSON
3 4 (5.97%) Ajax
3 4 (5.97%) CSS3
4 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.99%) Apache CXF
4 2 (2.99%) OSGi
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.48%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) iPad
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
2 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Automation Testing
2 20 (29.85%) Project Management
3 16 (23.88%) Manual Testing
4 14 (20.90%) Business Analysis
5 13 (19.40%) System Testing
6 12 (17.91%) Integration Testing
6 12 (17.91%) Waterfall
7 10 (14.93%) Scrum
8 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.43%) Web Testing
9 8 (11.94%) Change Control
10 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.96%) UML
11 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.96%) Use Case
11 6 (8.96%) BPMN
11 6 (8.96%) IDEF
11 6 (8.96%) Requirements Management
12 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (7.46%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) VBScript
2 15 (22.39%) SQL
3 9 (13.43%) XPath
4 6 (8.96%) Java
5 5 (7.46%) C
6 4 (5.97%) VB
6 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.97%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) ISEB
1 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
1 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (38.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.49%) Netcool
2 1 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) HP
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Sencha
4 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.99%) Informatica
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee
5 1 (1.49%) Veritas