The table below looks at the statistics for the Forecast Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forecast Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Forecasting Analyst
Rank 859 872 882
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Forecast Analyst 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £27,500

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Forecast Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Forecast Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Forecast Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Forecast Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Forecast Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forecast Analyst over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Forecast Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Forecast Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forecast Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 5 £32,500 -35.00% 7
London -2 4 £42,500 -15.00% 3
West Sussex - 1 £28,213 -
City of London - 1 £32,500 - 1
South East - 1 £28,213 -
Horsham - 1 £28,213 -

Forecast Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Forecast 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 Forecast Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Credit Risk
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Marketing
5 5 (35.71%) SAS
5 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
6 4 (28.57%) Statistics
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Logistic Regression
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) VBA
8 2 (14.29%) MS Office
8 2 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) Validation
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) Segmentation Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
8 2 (14.29%) Time Management
8 2 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (7.14%) Economics
9 1 (7.14%) Operations Research
9 1 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
9 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) Advertising

Forecast Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Forecast 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 Forecast Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Credit Risk
3 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 4 (28.57%) Statistics
5 2 (14.29%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (7.14%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Logistic Regression
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Segmentation Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Research
4 1 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
2 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
North East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35200 - £40200 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £32200 - £39800 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago