The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 10 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 18.92% 18.39% 22.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 21.05% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 10
Average salary £23,500 £42,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.70% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £31,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £45,000 £30,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
35 76 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 94.59% 87.36% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 66 44
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

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 31 July 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Taunton

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) SLA
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Office Automation
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
7 1 (7.14%) Motorola
7 1 (7.14%) Lotus
7 1 (7.14%) Sage
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITSM
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Office Automation
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Motorola
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus
2 1 (7.14%) Sage
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle