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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 14 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 25.93% 12.63% 9.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.92% 12.63% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 4
Average salary £34,000 £29,712 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.43% -23.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £25,902 £28,602
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
52 95 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 96.30% 100.00% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 84 41
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,500 £22,036
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £42,500 £42,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (48.39%) BDD
1 15 (48.39%) SpecFlow
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) .NET
3 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) ISEB
4 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
4 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
4 8 (25.81%) Selenium
4 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (25.81%) WebDriver
5 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
5 7 (22.58%) QA
5 7 (22.58%) Test Management
5 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
5 7 (22.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (22.58%) Line Management
6 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
7 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.90%) C#
8 4 (12.90%) MS Office
8 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) VPN
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) SpecFlow
2 8 (25.81%) WebDriver
2 8 (25.81%) Selenium
3 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
4 3 (9.68%) Hudson
4 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
4 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (48.39%) BDD
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Test Management
4 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
4 7 (22.58%) Line Management
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Information Security
6 3 (9.68%) Security Management
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Load Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) SIEM
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISEB
2 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
2 7 (22.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
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