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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 10 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 14621 17453 19117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.01% 15.79% 15.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.57% 16.37% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12470 14439 16033
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%

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
93892 106630 115839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79151 87900 94737
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2016 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 2 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 13671 £40,000 - 1532
London -1 5747 £47,500 -5.00% 575
South East -1 2531 £37,500 -3.84% 251
Yorkshire +2 1066 £32,500 -7.14% 149
East of England +4 1044 £39,500 +12.85% 117
City of London -1 1026 £50,000 +5.26% 179
West Midlands +3 959 £35,000 -4.10% 131
North West +3 887 £35,000 -6.66% 150
South West -1 771 £37,500 +7.14% 96
West Yorkshire +1 740 £33,500 -4.28% 105
East Midlands 0 596 £35,000 - 51
Surrey 0 564 £40,000 - 43
Leeds +2 529 £34,712 -0.82% 74
Manchester +2 511 £35,000 -6.66% 88
Berkshire -6 503 £45,000 +12.50% 52
Hampshire -3 416 £35,000 -6.66% 45
Scotland -7 414 £37,500 -6.25% 74
Hertfordshire +4 384 £40,000 +14.28% 49
Birmingham +7 359 £37,500 - 44
Buckinghamshire -9 243 £35,000 -7.28% 38
Bristol +1 242 £35,000 +7.69% 52
West Sussex -2 231 £37,500 -6.25% 30
Wales 0 227 £34,000 +1.49% 24
South Wales +1 200 £35,000 - 21
Essex -1 196 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Edinburgh -2 195 £41,250 +1.22% 40
Oxfordshire -9 193 £36,500 -2.66% 18
Leicestershire +6 186 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Glasgow -11 184 £35,000 -6.66% 21
East Sussex +11 177 £40,000 +5.26% 12

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 9414 (30.17%) Finance
2 8349 (26.76%) SQL
3 6179 (19.80%) Microsoft
4 6001 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5877 (18.83%) Windows
6 4648 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4352 (13.95%) Business Analysis
8 4221 (13.53%) MS Excel
9 4151 (13.30%) Degree
10 3968 (12.72%) ITIL
11 3458 (11.08%) Active Directory
12 3448 (11.05%) MS Office
13 3376 (10.82%) SQL Server
14 2788 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 2581 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
16 2550 (8.17%) Project Management
17 2379 (7.62%) Oracle
18 2207 (7.07%) QA
19 2165 (6.94%) Retail
20 2110 (6.76%) Banking
21 2109 (6.76%) SDLC
22 1987 (6.37%) Windows Server
23 1966 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
24 1915 (6.14%) .NET
25 1833 (5.87%) ISEB
26 1829 (5.86%) Windows 7
27 1740 (5.58%) Scrum
28 1712 (5.49%) Data Analysis
29 1709 (5.48%) Java
30 1687 (5.41%) Analytics

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 1204 (3.86%) MS Exchange
2 1065 (3.41%) SharePoint
3 795 (2.55%) SAS
4 561 (1.80%) IIS
5 511 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 288 (0.92%) Confluence
7 279 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 268 (0.86%) CMS
9 263 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 249 (0.80%) Tomcat
11 238 (0.76%) Apache
12 235 (0.75%) WebSphere
13 208 (0.67%) Skype for Business
14 177 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
15 160 (0.51%) JBoss
16 153 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
17 112 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
18 96 (0.31%) WebLogic
19 93 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
20 92 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4221 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 3448 (11.05%) MS Office
3 899 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 769 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 279 (0.89%) MS Project
6 210 (0.67%) SPSS
7 163 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
8 28 (0.090%) Photoshop
9 27 (0.087%) Acrobat
10 21 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 19 (0.061%) S-PLUS
12 10 (0.032%) Mingle
13 9 (0.029%) InfoPath
14 8 (0.026%) Stata
15 7 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
15 7 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
15 7 (0.022%) Open Workbench
16 6 (0.019%) AutoCAD
17 5 (0.016%) 3ds Max
17 5 (0.016%) EViews
Business Applications
1 438 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 242 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 220 (0.71%) SAP CO
4 218 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
5 206 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
6 162 (0.52%) SAP SD
7 159 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
8 147 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
9 145 (0.46%) SAP MM
10 131 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 126 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
12 111 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
13 96 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 95 (0.30%) Markit EDM
15 91 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
16 90 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
17 83 (0.27%) thinkFolio
18 81 (0.26%) SAP BPC
19 67 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
20 62 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 743 (2.38%) Office 365
2 348 (1.12%) SaaS
3 285 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 247 (0.79%) Google Analytics
5 186 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 79 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 70 (0.22%) Mimecast
8 63 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
9 46 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 42 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
11 41 (0.13%) Google Tag Manager
12 37 (0.12%) IaaS
13 31 (0.099%) PaaS
14 30 (0.096%) Force.com
15 28 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
16 25 (0.080%) GitHub
17 16 (0.051%) Taleo
17 16 (0.051%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 15 (0.048%) OneDrive
19 14 (0.045%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1335 (4.28%) Firewall
2 858 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 840 (2.69%) LAN
4 825 (2.64%) WAN
5 652 (2.09%) VPN
6 650 (2.08%) DNS
7 568 (1.82%) Internet
8 499 (1.60%) SAN
9 452 (1.45%) VoIP
10 404 (1.29%) DHCP
11 336 (1.08%) Network Security
12 283 (0.91%) Wireless
13 219 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
14 205 (0.66%) HTTP
15 197 (0.63%) Intranet
16 154 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
17 149 (0.48%) VLAN
18 148 (0.47%) SSL
19 144 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
20 129 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3376 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 1176 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1104 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
4 848 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 699 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 556 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
7 537 (1.72%) QlikView
8 523 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 444 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 395 (1.27%) MySQL
11 390 (1.25%) Big Data
12 385 (1.23%) Oracle Database
13 317 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
14 316 (1.01%) Data Mining
15 246 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
16 225 (0.72%) MS Access
17 220 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
18 219 (0.70%) SAP BW
19 210 (0.67%) RDBMS
20 183 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1184 (3.79%) Selenium
2 1129 (3.62%) JIRA
3 457 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 377 (1.21%) Cucumber
5 348 (1.12%) WebDriver
6 333 (1.07%) Visual Studio
7 317 (1.02%) HP UFT
8 278 (0.89%) SoapUI
9 241 (0.77%) Jenkins
10 195 (0.62%) Git (software)
11 157 (0.50%) JMeter
12 153 (0.49%) SpecFlow
12 153 (0.49%) Subversion
13 140 (0.45%) LoadRunner
14 104 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
15 101 (0.32%) Toad
16 84 (0.27%) NUnit
17 73 (0.23%) JUnit
18 67 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 61 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 9414 (30.17%) Finance
2 2165 (6.94%) Retail
3 2110 (6.76%) Banking
4 1437 (4.61%) Marketing
5 1108 (3.55%) Telecoms
6 1103 (3.53%) Legal
7 976 (3.13%) Law
8 749 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 712 (2.28%) Front Office
10 513 (1.64%) Investment Banking
11 478 (1.53%) Back Office
12 475 (1.52%) Advertising
13 376 (1.21%) Billing
14 261 (0.84%) Financial Institution
15 249 (0.80%) Publishing
16 244 (0.78%) Games
17 204 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
18 196 (0.63%) German Language
19 181 (0.58%) French Language
20 159 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1915 (6.14%) .NET
2 1106 (3.54%) XML
3 992 (3.18%) HTML
4 763 (2.45%) Web Services
5 592 (1.90%) CSS
6 501 (1.61%) ASP.NET
7 308 (0.99%) SOAP
8 223 (0.71%) .NET Framework
9 192 (0.62%) jQuery
10 181 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
11 179 (0.57%) JSON
12 163 (0.52%) WCF
13 149 (0.48%) Middleware
14 139 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 129 (0.41%) REST
16 119 (0.38%) MDX
17 116 (0.37%) J2EE
18 115 (0.37%) EDI
19 96 (0.31%) Spring
20 95 (0.30%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4648 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1509 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 1198 (3.84%) Computer Science
4 801 (2.57%) Mathematics
5 541 (1.73%) User Experience
6 497 (1.59%) Derivative
7 488 (1.56%) Blackberry
8 458 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 444 (1.42%) Statistics
10 436 (1.40%) Data Centre
11 421 (1.35%) Fixed Income
12 394 (1.26%) Mobile App
13 391 (1.25%) Equities
14 383 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 314 (1.01%) Driving Licence
16 297 (0.95%) FMCG
17 292 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
18 283 (0.91%) iPad
19 262 (0.84%) Hedge funds
20 242 (0.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5877 (18.83%) Windows
2 1987 (6.37%) Windows Server
3 1829 (5.86%) Windows 7
4 1573 (5.04%) Linux
5 1493 (4.78%) Unix
6 1124 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 900 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 583 (1.87%) Windows 8
9 508 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 430 (1.38%) Windows XP
11 385 (1.23%) Android
12 342 (1.10%) Windows 10
13 293 (0.94%) Apple iOS
14 204 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 175 (0.56%) Solaris
16 125 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 81 (0.26%) CentOS
18 72 (0.23%) AIX
19 59 (0.19%) Windows Vista
20 49 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6001 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 4352 (13.95%) Business Analysis
3 3968 (12.72%) ITIL
4 2788 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 2581 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
6 2550 (8.17%) Project Management
7 2109 (6.76%) SDLC
8 1966 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1740 (5.58%) Scrum
10 1712 (5.49%) Data Analysis
11 1687 (5.41%) Analytics
12 1666 (5.34%) CRM
13 1467 (4.70%) Change Management
14 1457 (4.67%) Waterfall
15 1404 (4.50%) E-Commerce
16 1369 (4.39%) Test Scripting
17 1147 (3.68%) Information Security
18 1136 (3.64%) User Stories
19 1088 (3.49%) Service Management
20 1068 (3.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8349 (26.76%) SQL
2 1709 (5.48%) Java
3 1524 (4.88%) C#
4 813 (2.61%) VBA
5 810 (2.60%) T-SQL
6 809 (2.59%) JavaScript
7 746 (2.39%) Python
8 646 (2.07%) PL/SQL
9 588 (1.88%) PowerShell
10 460 (1.47%) C
11 395 (1.27%) VB
12 375 (1.20%) C++
13 356 (1.14%) Perl
14 334 (1.07%) R
15 293 (0.94%) Shell Script
16 256 (0.82%) VB.NET
17 238 (0.76%) Bash Shell
17 238 (0.76%) PHP
18 218 (0.70%) Ruby
19 160 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4151 (13.30%) Degree
2 1833 (5.87%) ISEB
3 952 (3.05%) ISTQB
4 858 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 830 (2.66%) Security Cleared
6 758 (2.43%) CISSP
7 612 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 495 (1.59%) SC Cleared
9 494 (1.58%) CCNA
10 453 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
11 449 (1.44%) MCSE
12 438 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 363 (1.16%) MCP
14 355 (1.14%) CISM
15 257 (0.82%) MCSA
16 241 (0.77%) CISA
17 221 (0.71%) CEH
18 206 (0.66%) CCNP
19 203 (0.65%) DV Cleared
20 184 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2207 (7.07%) QA
2 1483 (4.75%) SLA
3 577 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 546 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 291 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 163 (0.52%) MiFID
7 140 (0.45%) COBIT
8 116 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 97 (0.31%) EMIR
10 86 (0.28%) FATCA
11 64 (0.21%) SEPA
12 63 (0.20%) Solvency II
13 56 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
14 47 (0.15%) ISO 9001
15 36 (0.12%) ISO27002
16 35 (0.11%) Basel III
16 35 (0.11%) HL7
17 31 (0.099%) CRD IV
18 29 (0.093%) Basel II
19 28 (0.090%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3458 (11.08%) Active Directory
2 840 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 399 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 289 (0.93%) XenApp
5 222 (0.71%) vSphere
6 155 (0.50%) XenDesktop
7 102 (0.33%) Snort
8 92 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
9 75 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
9 75 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 75 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 60 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 59 (0.19%) Terminal Services
12 43 (0.14%) XenServer
13 42 (0.13%) VMware Server
14 40 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
15 37 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
16 36 (0.12%) Terminal Server
17 35 (0.11%) DFS Replication
18 31 (0.099%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 543 (1.74%) SCCM
2 332 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 169 (0.54%) Nessus
4 152 (0.49%) SCOM
5 147 (0.47%) Puppet
6 119 (0.38%) Nagios
7 118 (0.38%) Backup Exec
8 114 (0.37%) WSUS
9 105 (0.34%) Control-M
10 65 (0.21%) Nmap
11 62 (0.20%) NetBackup
12 60 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
13 59 (0.19%) OpenView
14 53 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
15 48 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
16 44 (0.14%) EnCase
17 43 (0.14%) OpenAM
17 43 (0.14%) QRadar
17 43 (0.14%) Tivoli
18 40 (0.13%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 6179 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 2379 (7.62%) Oracle
3 1612 (5.17%) SAP
4 1456 (4.67%) VMware
5 1378 (4.42%) Cisco
6 1368 (4.38%) Citrix
7 895 (2.87%) HP
8 607 (1.95%) Tableau
9 558 (1.79%) IBM
10 451 (1.45%) Google
11 414 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 324 (1.04%) Cognos
13 286 (0.92%) Remedy
14 277 (0.89%) Red Hat
15 252 (0.81%) CheckPoint
16 242 (0.78%) iManage
17 209 (0.67%) Avaya
18 207 (0.66%) Bloomberg
19 206 (0.66%) Apple
20 204 (0.65%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per day + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Competitive +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 17 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + 25 days holiday + flexibil
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Chambers and Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago