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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Forecasting Analyst
Rank 891 890 897
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Forecast Analyst 6 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.009% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £40,000

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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
Top 8 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 31 October 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
(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 -21 6 - - 1
North West - 5 - - 1
Chester - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 - - 1
Manchester - 2 - -
Hertfordshire -16 1 - -
East of England -22 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -

Forecast Analyst
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) Marketing
3 10 (62.50%) Analytics
4 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (43.75%) Time Management
5 7 (43.75%) MS Office
5 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
7 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
8 2 (12.50%) Python
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) VBA
9 1 (6.25%) Project Management
9 1 (6.25%) Creative Marketing
9 1 (6.25%) Publishing
9 1 (6.25%) Retail
9 1 (6.25%) Data-Driven Marketing

Forecast Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
General
1 11 (68.75%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Analytics
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) Time Management
3 3 (18.75%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (6.25%) Data-Driven Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Creative Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VBA
1 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
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