The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Cost Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cost Analyst
UK
Rank 840 947 960
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Cost Analyst 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.009% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Median salary £70,000 £43,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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%

Cost Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cost Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cost Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Cost Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Cost Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cost Analyst over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Cost Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Cost Analyst
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cost Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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 +92 4 £70,000 +60.00%
London +50 3 £70,000 +55.55%
South West +23 1 £30,000 -
Bath - 1 £30,000 -
Somerset - 1 £30,000 -

Cost Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Cost 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 Cost Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) VBA
2 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Cost 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) VBA
2 3 (42.86%) C
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft