The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 71 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 65 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.63% 1.33% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 1.44% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 52 24 9
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.06%
Senior 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
2257 2152 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.23% 92.64% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1696 1537
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 42 (37.17%) Finance
1 42 (37.17%) HP Quality Center
2 40 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (33.63%) Security Cleared
3 38 (33.63%) SC Cleared
4 37 (32.74%) Automation Testing
4 37 (32.74%) XML
4 37 (32.74%) QuickTest Pro
5 36 (31.86%) Project Management
6 31 (27.43%) Business Analysis
7 29 (25.66%) SQL
8 28 (24.78%) ISEB
9 25 (22.12%) VBScript
10 23 (20.35%) Manual Testing
11 20 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (17.70%) Scrum
12 18 (15.93%) Windows
13 17 (15.04%) Test Automation
13 17 (15.04%) Waterfall
14 16 (14.16%) System Testing
14 16 (14.16%) Integration Testing
15 14 (12.39%) Web Testing
15 14 (12.39%) XPath
15 14 (12.39%) Mentoring
15 14 (12.39%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (11.50%) Data Modelling
16 13 (11.50%) UML
17 12 (10.62%) Requirements Management
17 12 (10.62%) IDEF

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 14 (12.39%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (9.73%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Office
2 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.77%) LAN
2 2 (1.77%) PBX
2 2 (1.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) SAP BW
1 4 (3.54%) SQLPlus
1 4 (3.54%) DataStage
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (32.74%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (9.73%) TestDirector
3 9 (7.96%) Selenium
4 7 (6.19%) WinRunner
5 5 (4.42%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.54%) Toad
6 4 (3.54%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.54%) eggPlant
6 4 (3.54%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
2 2 (1.77%) Banking
2 2 (1.77%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.74%) XML
2 9 (7.96%) Web Services
2 9 (7.96%) HTML
3 5 (4.42%) SOAP
4 4 (3.54%) Struts
4 4 (3.54%) CSS
4 4 (3.54%) Spring
4 4 (3.54%) Ajax
4 4 (3.54%) Spring MVC
4 4 (3.54%) JSON
4 4 (3.54%) Sencha Touch
4 4 (3.54%) CSS3
4 4 (3.54%) Struts2
4 4 (3.54%) HTML5
4 4 (3.54%) jQuery
5 2 (1.77%) .NET
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.31%) Clustering
3 4 (3.54%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.77%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.77%) iPhone
5 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.93%) Windows
2 11 (9.73%) Windows XP
3 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.65%) UNIX
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.88%) Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.74%) Automation Testing
3 36 (31.86%) Project Management
4 31 (27.43%) Business Analysis
5 23 (20.35%) Manual Testing
6 20 (17.70%) Scrum
7 17 (15.04%) Test Automation
7 17 (15.04%) Waterfall
8 16 (14.16%) System Testing
8 16 (14.16%) Integration Testing
9 14 (12.39%) Web Testing
9 14 (12.39%) Mentoring
9 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (11.50%) Data Modelling
10 13 (11.50%) UML
11 12 (10.62%) Requirements Management
11 12 (10.62%) IDEF
11 12 (10.62%) BPMN
11 12 (10.62%) Use Case
12 11 (9.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.66%) SQL
2 25 (22.12%) VBScript
3 14 (12.39%) XPath
4 9 (7.96%) Java
5 5 (4.42%) C
6 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.54%) PHP
7 2 (1.77%) C#
7 2 (1.77%) VB
8 1 (0.88%) RPG
Qualifications
1 38 (33.63%) Security Cleared
1 38 (33.63%) SC Cleared
2 28 (24.78%) ISEB
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.65%) MCSE
4 2 (1.77%) GCIA
4 2 (1.77%) GCIH
4 2 (1.77%) SSCP
4 2 (1.77%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.77%) Degree
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.77%) Snort
Systems Management
1 42 (37.17%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.31%) Netcool
2 6 (5.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (5.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (9.73%) Citrix
2 8 (7.08%) HP
2 8 (7.08%) McAfee
3 6 (5.31%) Veritas
4 4 (3.54%) SAP
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.54%) Cisco
4 4 (3.54%) Sencha
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle
6 2 (1.77%) Avaya
6 2 (1.77%) Juniper
6 2 (1.77%) Dell
6 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.77%) IBM
6 2 (1.77%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.77%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.77%) Symantec
6 2 (1.77%) Websense
6 2 (1.77%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.88%) Informatica
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: £27,000 per annum Salary Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago