The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 10 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 17969 16696 17868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.10% 15.11% 14.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.98% 15.96% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14948 14051 15280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 24 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -1 16791 £40,000 - 1042
London 0 7710 £47,500 - 438
South East 0 3021 £38,750 +1.97% 190
City of London -1 2079 £47,500 - 139
Yorkshire 0 1393 £32,500 - 66
East of England +1 1376 £37,500 +7.14% 71
West Yorkshire +3 1086 £34,000 +3.03% 47
North West +2 944 £32,500 - 83
West Midlands +2 902 £35,000 +7.69% 46
South West -1 869 £37,250 +7.19% 67
Surrey +3 816 £41,500 +3.75% 44
Leeds +2 735 £35,000 +4.47% 28
Scotland +2 608 £35,000 - 43
East Midlands -3 568 £35,000 +16.66% 55
Berkshire -8 540 £38,500 -3.75% 28
Manchester +6 508 £31,500 +1.61% 47
Hampshire -5 493 £39,500 +3.94% 37
Hertfordshire +5 447 £37,500 - 14
Buckinghamshire +2 387 £35,000 -1.40% 22
Birmingham +5 325 £37,500 +12.78% 11
Bristol +11 322 £40,000 +17.64% 24
Edinburgh +1 316 £35,500 +9.23% 23
Essex +2 300 £40,000 +3.89% 16
Bedfordshire -2 280 £35,000 -7.89% 13
Wales +2 262 £31,000 -9.88% 24
Cheshire +4 259 £32,500 -2.98% 13
West Sussex 0 254 £40,000 +10.34% 8
Milton Keynes +2 239 £35,000 - 17
South Wales +3 235 £31,500 -10.00% 20
Cambridgeshire +1 231 £39,500 +21.53% 19

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 10452 (31.73%) Finance
2 9324 (28.31%) SQL
3 6352 (19.28%) Microsoft
4 5876 (17.84%) Windows
5 4944 (15.01%) Degree
6 4943 (15.01%) Business Analysis
7 4550 (13.81%) MS Excel
8 4005 (12.16%) SQL Server
9 3579 (10.87%) ITIL
10 3314 (10.06%) MS Office
11 3230 (9.81%) Banking
12 3177 (9.65%) Oracle
13 3036 (9.22%) Project Management
14 3015 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
15 2996 (9.10%) Active Directory
16 2730 (8.29%) .NET
17 2484 (7.54%) QA
18 2462 (7.47%) Retail
19 2436 (7.40%) ISEB
20 2361 (7.17%) Java
21 2352 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
22 2053 (6.23%) E-Commerce
23 2031 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
24 2028 (6.16%) C#
25 1917 (5.82%) UNIX
26 1875 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
27 1857 (5.64%) Scrum
28 1839 (5.58%) UML
29 1827 (5.55%) CRM
30 1788 (5.43%) Marketing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1430 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 1422 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 963 (2.92%) SAS
4 692 (2.10%) IIS
5 647 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 388 (1.18%) WebSphere
7 350 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 348 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 342 (1.04%) CMS
10 295 (0.90%) Apache
11 281 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 254 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
13 252 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
14 214 (0.65%) Lync
15 177 (0.54%) WebLogic
16 150 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
17 134 (0.41%) IBM Notes
18 116 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
19 109 (0.33%) WorkSite
20 108 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4550 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 3314 (10.06%) MS Office
3 853 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 792 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 484 (1.47%) MS Project
6 292 (0.89%) SPSS
7 113 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 82 (0.25%) Photoshop
9 51 (0.15%) FastStats
10 41 (0.12%) PowerPivot
11 20 (0.061%) AutoCAD
12 19 (0.058%) InfoPath
13 17 (0.052%) Mingle
14 15 (0.046%) ProjectWise
15 13 (0.039%) PrintSoft PReS
16 12 (0.036%) Stata
17 11 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
17 11 (0.033%) OmniGraffle
18 9 (0.027%) S-PLUS
19 5 (0.015%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 311 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 279 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 265 (0.80%) Google Analytics
4 236 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 194 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
6 176 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
7 159 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 149 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
9 141 (0.43%) SAP SD
10 121 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
11 115 (0.35%) Magento
12 114 (0.35%) SAP FI
13 96 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
14 95 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
15 94 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
15 94 (0.29%) WebTrends
16 85 (0.26%) SAP CO
16 85 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 84 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
17 84 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 266 (0.81%) SaaS
2 148 (0.45%) Office 365
3 74 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (0.085%) SuccessFactors
6 25 (0.076%) Taleo
7 23 (0.070%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (0.027%) Google Apps
8 9 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.018%) LucidChart
10 5 (0.015%) IaaS
10 5 (0.015%) Force.com
11 4 (0.012%) PaaS
11 4 (0.012%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.012%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.012%) Trello
12 3 (0.009%) GitHub
13 1 (0.003%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.003%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1120 (3.40%) Firewall
2 1015 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 913 (2.77%) LAN
4 901 (2.74%) Internet
5 889 (2.70%) WAN
6 767 (2.33%) DNS
7 623 (1.89%) VPN
8 566 (1.72%) SAN
9 540 (1.64%) DHCP
10 335 (1.02%) VoIP
11 289 (0.88%) Network Security
12 264 (0.80%) FTP
13 251 (0.76%) Wireless
14 231 (0.70%) Intranet
15 197 (0.60%) HTTP
16 191 (0.58%) SSL
17 179 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
18 158 (0.48%) NAS
19 139 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
20 131 (0.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4005 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 1280 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1098 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 990 (3.01%) Relational Database
5 962 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 744 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 672 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 538 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 501 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 460 (1.40%) Data Mining
11 444 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
12 355 (1.08%) MySQL
13 352 (1.07%) QlikView
14 348 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
15 339 (1.03%) RDBMS
16 272 (0.83%) MS Access
17 210 (0.64%) DB2
18 199 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
19 187 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
20 179 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1043 (3.17%) Selenium
2 534 (1.62%) Visual Studio
3 488 (1.48%) JIRA
4 438 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 437 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 271 (0.82%) WebDriver
7 214 (0.65%) Cucumber
8 174 (0.53%) Subversion
9 165 (0.50%) JUnit
10 157 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
11 156 (0.47%) Jenkins
12 151 (0.46%) FitNesse
13 135 (0.41%) SoapUI
14 121 (0.37%) Eclipse
15 111 (0.34%) TestDirector
16 104 (0.32%) JMeter
16 104 (0.32%) Hudson
17 102 (0.31%) NUnit
18 100 (0.30%) LoadRunner
19 97 (0.29%) TestComplete
General
1 10452 (31.73%) Finance
2 3230 (9.81%) Banking
3 2462 (7.47%) Retail
4 1788 (5.43%) Marketing
5 1217 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 1187 (3.60%) Investment Banking
7 1054 (3.20%) Front Office
8 841 (2.55%) Law
9 817 (2.48%) Legal
10 758 (2.30%) Back Office
11 585 (1.78%) Advertising
12 447 (1.36%) Manufacturing
13 388 (1.18%) Financial Institution
14 335 (1.02%) Billing
15 325 (0.99%) Retail Banking
16 324 (0.98%) Publishing
17 270 (0.82%) Games
18 218 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
19 174 (0.53%) French Language
20 152 (0.46%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2730 (8.29%) .NET
2 1506 (4.57%) XML
3 1413 (4.29%) HTML
4 977 (2.97%) Web Services
5 902 (2.74%) ASP.NET
6 816 (2.48%) CSS
7 427 (1.30%) J2EE
8 354 (1.07%) jQuery
9 339 (1.03%) .NET Framework
10 336 (1.02%) SOAP
11 260 (0.79%) WCF
12 258 (0.78%) Middleware
13 248 (0.75%) Spring
14 243 (0.74%) Ajax
15 220 (0.67%) Hibernate
16 192 (0.58%) XSLT
17 185 (0.56%) WPF
18 146 (0.44%) HTML5
19 145 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
20 125 (0.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1342 (4.07%) Management Information System
2 1290 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 947 (2.88%) Mathematics
4 789 (2.40%) Blackberry
5 686 (2.08%) Derivative
6 669 (2.03%) Statistics
7 545 (1.65%) Equities
8 516 (1.57%) Fixed Income
9 462 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 374 (1.14%) Mobile App
11 341 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 324 (0.98%) Hedge funds
13 298 (0.90%) Credit Risk
14 275 (0.83%) Client/Server
15 245 (0.74%) Economics
16 236 (0.72%) Open Source
17 233 (0.71%) Visualisation
18 197 (0.60%) SWIFT
19 195 (0.59%) Physics
20 192 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5876 (17.84%) Windows
2 1917 (5.82%) UNIX
3 1704 (5.17%) Linux
4 1584 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1568 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1251 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 1215 (3.69%) Windows XP
8 423 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 335 (1.02%) Solaris
10 271 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 256 (0.78%) Android
12 245 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 179 (0.54%) Windows Vista
14 169 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 135 (0.41%) Mac OS X
16 107 (0.32%) AIX
17 99 (0.30%) Windows 2000
18 76 (0.23%) Mac OS
19 70 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
20 31 (0.094%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4943 (15.01%) Business Analysis
2 3579 (10.87%) ITIL
3 3036 (9.22%) Project Management
4 3015 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
5 2352 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2053 (6.23%) E-Commerce
7 2031 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1875 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1857 (5.64%) Scrum
10 1839 (5.58%) UML
11 1827 (5.55%) CRM
12 1760 (5.34%) Analytics
13 1737 (5.27%) Data Analysis
14 1550 (4.71%) Test Scripting
15 1297 (3.94%) PRINCE2
16 1280 (3.89%) Change Management
17 1213 (3.68%) Use Case
18 1198 (3.64%) Data Modelling
19 1062 (3.22%) Waterfall
20 1047 (3.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9324 (28.31%) SQL
2 2361 (7.17%) Java
3 2028 (6.16%) C#
4 1095 (3.32%) T-SQL
5 1054 (3.20%) JavaScript
6 782 (2.37%) VBA
7 700 (2.13%) VB
8 625 (1.90%) PL/SQL
9 598 (1.82%) Perl
10 573 (1.74%) Python
11 524 (1.59%) C++
12 467 (1.42%) C
12 467 (1.42%) PowerShell
13 439 (1.33%) VB.NET
14 428 (1.30%) PHP
15 350 (1.06%) Shell Script
16 261 (0.79%) VBScript
17 206 (0.63%) R
18 176 (0.53%) Bash Shell
19 171 (0.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4944 (15.01%) Degree
2 2436 (7.40%) ISEB
3 1112 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 699 (2.12%) ISTQB
5 608 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 581 (1.76%) Security Cleared
7 568 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
8 532 (1.62%) MCSE
9 483 (1.47%) CCNA
10 463 (1.41%) MCP
11 375 (1.14%) CISSP
12 345 (1.05%) SC Cleared
13 276 (0.84%) MCSA
14 273 (0.83%) MCITP
15 190 (0.58%) CCNP
16 188 (0.57%) PMI Certification
17 132 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 124 (0.38%) PMP
19 120 (0.36%) HND
20 116 (0.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2484 (7.54%) QA
2 1438 (4.37%) SLA
3 315 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 196 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 192 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 186 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 121 (0.37%) COBIT
7 121 (0.37%) Solvency II
8 116 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
9 109 (0.33%) EMIR
9 109 (0.33%) Data Quality
10 61 (0.19%) Basel III
11 57 (0.17%) MiFID
12 49 (0.15%) FATCA
13 39 (0.12%) COREP
14 38 (0.12%) Basel II
15 37 (0.11%) P3O
16 27 (0.082%) CRD IV
17 21 (0.064%) COSO
18 20 (0.061%) FINREP
System Software
1 2996 (9.10%) Active Directory
2 882 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 375 (1.14%) XenApp
4 323 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 285 (0.87%) vSphere
6 182 (0.55%) XenDesktop
7 176 (0.53%) VMware ESX
8 156 (0.47%) Terminal Services
9 142 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
10 91 (0.28%) XenServer
11 74 (0.22%) Snort
12 62 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 51 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
14 42 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
15 38 (0.12%) ISA Server
15 38 (0.12%) Terminal Server
15 38 (0.12%) MetaFrame
16 32 (0.097%) UAG
17 27 (0.082%) Forefront TMG
18 26 (0.079%) Xen
Systems Management
1 587 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
2 367 (1.11%) SCCM
3 134 (0.41%) SCOM
4 133 (0.40%) Tivoli
5 110 (0.33%) Backup Exec
6 83 (0.25%) WSUS
7 78 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
8 72 (0.22%) NetBackup
9 69 (0.21%) Nagios
10 60 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 59 (0.18%) OpenView
12 43 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
13 41 (0.12%) Control-M
14 37 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 32 (0.097%) Puppet
16 31 (0.094%) MOM
17 30 (0.091%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 29 (0.088%) Cisco CUCM
19 28 (0.085%) HP SIM
20 26 (0.079%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6352 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 3177 (9.65%) Oracle
3 1604 (4.87%) VMware
4 1457 (4.42%) Citrix
5 1309 (3.97%) Cisco
6 1242 (3.77%) SAP
7 982 (2.98%) HP
8 696 (2.11%) Business Objects
9 544 (1.65%) IBM
10 406 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 402 (1.22%) Cognos
12 395 (1.20%) Google
13 343 (1.04%) CheckPoint
14 323 (0.98%) Symantec
15 296 (0.90%) Sybase
16 278 (0.84%) Remedy
17 244 (0.74%) Apple
18 222 (0.67%) Bloomberg
19 218 (0.66%) JBoss
20 209 (0.63%) Adobe
London
Streamline Connections
Posted: 15 minutes ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 minutes ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000+
Posted: 18 minutes ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + basic + shift allowance of £5k
Posted: 21 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Office for National Statistics
Salary: £25,587 - £31,336 (plus benefits and pension)
Posted: 25 minutes ago
North West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: £25,587 to £31,336 (plus benefits and pension)
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 38 minutes ago
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Nottinghamshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £20k (Dependent on Experience)
Posted: 47 minutes ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £34, 000 to £37,000 pro rota
Posted: 1 hour ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago