The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
UK
Rank 11 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 12338 16067 16686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.69% 15.91% 15.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.25% 16.50% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10279 13325 13888
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst within the UK.

Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 11576 £40,000 - 1462
London -1 4690 £47,500 - 559
South East +2 2066 £37,500 -6.25% 264
Yorkshire +2 1062 £35,000 +2.06% 129
North West -4 962 £35,000 - 135
City of London 0 868 £50,000 - 145
East of England -1 835 £35,500 -5.33% 104
West Midlands -7 738 £37,000 -3.89% 83
West Yorkshire +1 695 £35,000 - 83
South West 0 655 £37,500 +15.38% 93
Leeds +1 556 £35,000 - 60
Manchester -2 525 £37,500 - 68
East Midlands +1 494 £37,500 - 76
Surrey +2 451 £35,000 -6.66% 62
Berkshire -6 386 £37,500 -11.76% 27
Scotland 0 337 £37,500 - 60
Hertfordshire -4 321 £35,000 -17.64% 33
Hampshire -6 282 £37,500 -6.25% 61
Birmingham -5 260 £35,000 -6.66% 26
Buckinghamshire +7 247 £35,750 -4.66% 33
Bristol +4 217 £37,500 +11.94% 48
West Sussex +8 215 £39,000 +11.42% 20
Edinburgh -1 174 £38,000 -5.00% 41
Wales -9 174 £32,000 +6.66% 18
North Yorkshire -3 166 £27,250 -16.15% 14
Oxfordshire +6 165 £35,000 -6.66% 33
Essex +4 161 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Wiltshire +3 153 £32,500 - 16
Leicestershire -3 148 £39,000 -8.23% 23
Cambridgeshire -9 147 £32,500 -13.33% 31

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 7307 (28.55%) Finance
2 6667 (26.05%) SQL
3 5616 (21.94%) Agile Software Development
4 5121 (20.01%) Microsoft
5 4558 (17.81%) Windows
6 3874 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
7 3543 (13.84%) Business Analysis
8 3460 (13.52%) MS Excel
9 3314 (12.95%) ITIL
10 3000 (11.72%) Degree
11 2671 (10.44%) Active Directory
12 2525 (9.87%) SQL Server
13 2479 (9.69%) MS Office
14 2308 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 2212 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
16 1927 (7.53%) Project Management
17 1816 (7.10%) Retail
18 1753 (6.85%) Banking
19 1706 (6.67%) Oracle
20 1649 (6.44%) SDLC
21 1643 (6.42%) Analytics
22 1633 (6.38%) QA
23 1609 (6.29%) Scrum
24 1576 (6.16%) User Acceptance Testing
25 1489 (5.82%) Windows Server
26 1483 (5.79%) ISEB
27 1476 (5.77%) .NET
28 1440 (5.63%) SAP
29 1439 (5.62%) C#
30 1349 (5.27%) Windows 7

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 858 (3.35%) MS Exchange
2 836 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 559 (2.18%) SAS
4 421 (1.65%) IIS
5 287 (1.12%) Confluence
6 286 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 178 (0.70%) Skype for Business
8 177 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 166 (0.65%) CMS
10 155 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
11 137 (0.54%) Apache
12 134 (0.52%) Tomcat
13 123 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
14 117 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 105 (0.41%) WebSphere
16 91 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
17 67 (0.26%) JBoss
18 64 (0.25%) WebLogic
19 53 (0.21%) IBM Notes
20 47 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3460 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 2479 (9.69%) MS Office
3 574 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 512 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 228 (0.89%) MS Project
6 187 (0.73%) SPSS
7 79 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 20 (0.078%) Acrobat
9 19 (0.074%) InfoPath
10 14 (0.055%) Stata
11 9 (0.035%) EViews
12 8 (0.031%) Mozilla Thunderbird
12 8 (0.031%) Photoshop
13 7 (0.027%) Simulink
14 6 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
15 5 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 4 (0.016%) EngageOne
16 4 (0.016%) Vectorworks
17 3 (0.012%) Moqups
17 3 (0.012%) Revit
Business Applications
1 345 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 226 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 184 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 173 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 162 (0.63%) SAP CO
6 161 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
7 139 (0.54%) SAP SD
8 130 (0.51%) SAP ERP
9 127 (0.50%) SAP MM
10 101 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
11 92 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
11 92 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 89 (0.35%) SAP PP
13 88 (0.34%) SAP SCM
14 79 (0.31%) Oracle ASCP
14 79 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
15 61 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
16 58 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
17 57 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
18 56 (0.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 616 (2.41%) Office 365
2 286 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 248 (0.97%) SaaS
4 247 (0.97%) Google Analytics
5 231 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
6 89 (0.35%) Mimecast
7 74 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 71 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
9 54 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
10 50 (0.20%) IaaS
11 32 (0.13%) PaaS
12 29 (0.11%) G Suite
13 27 (0.11%) Google Tag Manager
14 20 (0.078%) Force.com
15 18 (0.070%) Lucidchart
16 17 (0.066%) GitHub
17 15 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 15 (0.059%) Google Cloud Platform
18 14 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
18 14 (0.055%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1180 (4.61%) Firewall
2 723 (2.83%) TCP/IP
3 636 (2.49%) LAN
4 586 (2.29%) WAN
5 567 (2.22%) DNS
6 517 (2.02%) VPN
7 468 (1.83%) DHCP
8 383 (1.50%) Network Security
9 371 (1.45%) VoIP
10 369 (1.44%) Internet
11 337 (1.32%) SAN
12 255 (1.00%) Wireless
13 182 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
14 164 (0.64%) HTTP
14 164 (0.64%) VLAN
15 158 (0.62%) Intranet
16 135 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
17 116 (0.45%) Skype
18 111 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
19 99 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2525 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 998 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 847 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 759 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 501 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 435 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
7 412 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 387 (1.51%) Big Data
9 384 (1.50%) QlikView
10 354 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 350 (1.37%) Power BI
12 294 (1.15%) MySQL
13 245 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 220 (0.86%) MS Access
15 209 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
16 202 (0.79%) Oracle Database
17 189 (0.74%) Data Mining
18 179 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
19 138 (0.54%) Hadoop
20 127 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1096 (4.28%) Selenium
2 979 (3.83%) JIRA
3 459 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 383 (1.50%) Cucumber
5 351 (1.37%) WebDriver
6 290 (1.13%) Visual Studio
7 263 (1.03%) SoapUI
8 189 (0.74%) HP UFT
8 189 (0.74%) SpecFlow
9 182 (0.71%) Jenkins
10 160 (0.63%) JMeter
11 158 (0.62%) Git (software)
12 120 (0.47%) LoadRunner
13 99 (0.39%) JUnit
14 95 (0.37%) Toad
15 66 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
16 57 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 55 (0.21%) Subversion
18 53 (0.21%) Maven
19 47 (0.18%) NUnit
General
1 7307 (28.55%) Finance
2 1816 (7.10%) Retail
3 1753 (6.85%) Banking
4 1217 (4.76%) Marketing
5 943 (3.68%) Legal
6 709 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 690 (2.70%) Law
8 607 (2.37%) Manufacturing
9 476 (1.86%) Advertising
10 474 (1.85%) Front Office
11 431 (1.68%) Back Office
12 430 (1.68%) Investment Banking
13 244 (0.95%) Publishing
14 224 (0.88%) Financial Institution
15 220 (0.86%) Billing
16 215 (0.84%) Games
17 150 (0.59%) French Language
18 141 (0.55%) German Language
19 116 (0.45%) Electronics
20 110 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1476 (5.77%) .NET
2 788 (3.08%) XML
3 628 (2.45%) HTML
4 619 (2.42%) Web Services
5 413 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 365 (1.43%) CSS
7 225 (0.88%) SOAP
8 181 (0.71%) .NET Framework
9 152 (0.59%) REST
10 141 (0.55%) jQuery
11 133 (0.52%) Middleware
12 132 (0.52%) Gherkin
13 123 (0.48%) AngularJS
14 119 (0.46%) JSON
15 115 (0.45%) EDI
16 114 (0.45%) HTML5
17 110 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
18 85 (0.33%) WCF
19 75 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
20 73 (0.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3874 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1188 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 840 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 533 (2.08%) User Experience
5 415 (1.62%) Fixed Income
6 360 (1.41%) Derivative
7 329 (1.29%) Mobile App
8 322 (1.26%) Data Centre
9 299 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 291 (1.14%) FMCG
11 285 (1.11%) Fintech
12 273 (1.07%) Equities
13 254 (0.99%) iPad
14 250 (0.98%) Blackberry
15 249 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
16 237 (0.93%) Driving Licence
17 167 (0.65%) Credit Risk
18 166 (0.65%) Data Structures
19 164 (0.64%) iPhone
20 148 (0.58%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4558 (17.81%) Windows
2 1489 (5.82%) Windows Server
3 1349 (5.27%) Windows 7
4 1284 (5.02%) Linux
5 911 (3.56%) Unix
6 801 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 726 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 418 (1.63%) Windows 10
9 364 (1.42%) Windows 8
10 296 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 264 (1.03%) Android
12 263 (1.03%) Windows XP
13 246 (0.96%) Apple iOS
14 133 (0.52%) Solaris
15 127 (0.50%) Mac OS X
16 107 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 63 (0.25%) AIX
18 50 (0.20%) Windows Vista
19 46 (0.18%) Mac OS
20 45 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5616 (21.94%) Agile Software Development
2 3543 (13.84%) Business Analysis
3 3314 (12.95%) ITIL
4 2308 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 2212 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
6 1927 (7.53%) Project Management
7 1649 (6.44%) SDLC
8 1643 (6.42%) Analytics
9 1609 (6.29%) Scrum
10 1576 (6.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1338 (5.23%) Data Analysis
12 1325 (5.18%) CRM
13 1263 (4.94%) Waterfall
14 1164 (4.55%) User Stories
15 1121 (4.38%) E-Commerce
16 1113 (4.35%) Test Scripting
17 1011 (3.95%) Change Management
17 1011 (3.95%) ERP
18 986 (3.85%) Information Security
19 891 (3.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6667 (26.05%) SQL
2 1439 (5.62%) C#
3 1211 (4.73%) Java
4 770 (3.01%) T-SQL
5 695 (2.72%) JavaScript
6 651 (2.54%) Python
7 502 (1.96%) VBA
8 392 (1.53%) PowerShell
9 352 (1.38%) PL/SQL
10 331 (1.29%) R
11 314 (1.23%) C
12 287 (1.12%) C++
13 271 (1.06%) VB
14 224 (0.88%) PHP
15 221 (0.86%) Perl
16 197 (0.77%) Shell Script
17 169 (0.66%) Bash Shell
18 137 (0.54%) ABAP
19 130 (0.51%) VB.NET
20 121 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3000 (11.72%) Degree
2 1483 (5.79%) ISEB
3 878 (3.43%) ISTQB
4 623 (2.43%) CISSP
5 537 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 532 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 444 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
8 385 (1.50%) CISM
9 340 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
10 314 (1.23%) CCNA
11 294 (1.15%) SC Cleared
12 285 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 280 (1.09%) MCSE
14 264 (1.03%) CISA
15 213 (0.83%) CEH
16 212 (0.83%) MCP
17 203 (0.79%) SANS
18 188 (0.73%) DV Cleared
19 175 (0.68%) CCNP
20 166 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1633 (6.38%) QA
2 1183 (4.62%) SLA
3 515 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 400 (1.56%) Data Quality
5 334 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 197 (0.77%) MiFID
7 150 (0.59%) COBIT
8 123 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 68 (0.27%) EMIR
10 55 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 49 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 45 (0.18%) P3O
13 40 (0.16%) ISO22301
14 35 (0.14%) IFRS
15 32 (0.13%) IFRS 9
16 30 (0.12%) FATCA
17 29 (0.11%) GDPR
18 28 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
19 23 (0.090%) SDET
19 23 (0.090%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2671 (10.44%) Active Directory
2 714 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 326 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 227 (0.89%) XenApp
5 179 (0.70%) vSphere
6 93 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 63 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 62 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
9 56 (0.22%) Terminal Services
10 54 (0.21%) Snort
10 54 (0.21%) VMware ESX
11 51 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 48 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
13 31 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
14 29 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
15 24 (0.094%) XenServer
16 23 (0.090%) IMail Server
17 22 (0.086%) Terminal Server
17 22 (0.086%) VMware Server
18 20 (0.078%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 422 (1.65%) SCCM
2 202 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
3 132 (0.52%) SCOM
4 94 (0.37%) Nessus
5 69 (0.27%) Puppet
6 62 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 61 (0.24%) Backup Exec
7 61 (0.24%) WSUS
8 57 (0.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 57 (0.22%) Nagios
9 53 (0.21%) NetBackup
10 48 (0.19%) Control-M
11 45 (0.18%) CSIRT
12 43 (0.17%) AirWatch
12 43 (0.17%) Nmap
12 43 (0.17%) QRadar
13 41 (0.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 33 (0.13%) Ansible
15 32 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
15 32 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5121 (20.01%) Microsoft
2 1706 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1440 (5.63%) SAP
4 1191 (4.65%) VMware
5 1138 (4.45%) Cisco
6 939 (3.67%) Citrix
7 563 (2.20%) Tableau
8 520 (2.03%) HP
9 374 (1.46%) IBM
10 369 (1.44%) Google
11 363 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
12 236 (0.92%) Apple
13 223 (0.87%) Cognos
14 200 (0.78%) CheckPoint
15 167 (0.65%) iManage
16 165 (0.64%) ServiceNow
17 159 (0.62%) Splunk
18 154 (0.60%) Dell
19 153 (0.60%) Adobe
20 144 (0.56%) NetApp
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Rullion
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k+
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicestershire
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £26000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K car allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Reed Technology
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday