The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Taunton region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 19 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.44% 5.21% 21.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 5.26% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Median salary £32,150 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.49% +5.47%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40 95 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 97.56% 98.96% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 91 34
Median salary £39,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Analyst
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Taunton

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) ISEB
3 15 (51.72%) Software Testing
3 15 (51.72%) BDD
4 14 (48.28%) Waterfall
5 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
5 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
5 13 (44.83%) ISTQB
6 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
6 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
6 12 (41.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (41.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (41.38%) Line Management
7 11 (37.93%) Load Testing
8 10 (34.48%) Test Management
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (34.48%) Cucumber
8 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (20.69%) Scrum
10 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
10 5 (17.24%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) User Stories
11 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Office 365
11 4 (13.79%) IaaS
11 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
11 4 (13.79%) LAN
11 4 (13.79%) WLAN
11 4 (13.79%) WAN
11 4 (13.79%) .NET

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) IaaS
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) PaaS
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
1 4 (13.79%) WLAN
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
2 10 (34.48%) Cucumber
2 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
1 2 (6.90%) Replication
1 2 (6.90%) SCADA
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) BDD
2 15 (51.72%) Software Testing
3 14 (48.28%) Waterfall
4 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
5 12 (41.38%) Line Management
5 12 (41.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (37.93%) Load Testing
7 10 (34.48%) Test Management
8 6 (20.69%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
9 5 (17.24%) User Stories
10 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
11 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
12 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
12 2 (6.90%) TDD
12 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) ISEB
2 13 (44.83%) ISTQB
2 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
3 12 (41.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Dell
2 2 (6.90%) EMC
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) Xamarin