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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 22 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 13 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 12.75% 18.42% 18.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.75% 19.44% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 17
Median salary £40,000 £23,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -44.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £16,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £29,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Analyst
Somerset

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
102 36 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 100.00% 94.74% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80 31 81
Median salary £39,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Taunton

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Test Management
4 5 (29.41%) ISMS
4 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
4 5 (29.41%) COBIT
4 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (29.41%) SCADA
4 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Load Testing
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security Management
4 5 (29.41%) Security Management
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
4 5 (29.41%) Line Management
5 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
5 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) ISEB
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
6 3 (17.65%) BDD

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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
2 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.76%) NUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (29.41%) SCADA
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
3 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security Management
3 5 (29.41%) ISMS
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Line Management
3 5 (29.41%) Load Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Security Management
3 5 (29.41%) Test Management
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) DameWare
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Autodesk