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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forecasting Analyst
Rank 944 964 997
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Forecast Analyst 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.007% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £39,800 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.37% -24.70%
UK excluding London average salary £39,800 £28,000 -
% change year-on-year
+42.14% -

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 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
(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 +2 3 £29,600 -7.50%
Gloucester - 1 £29,600 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £29,600 -
North East - 1 £24,500 -
South West - 1 £29,600 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

Forecast Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (46.67%) Analytics
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) FMCG
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) R
6 2 (13.33%) WFM
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Research
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya
7 1 (6.67%) NHS
7 1 (6.67%) Process Management
7 1 (6.67%) SAP
7 1 (6.67%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) SAS
7 1 (6.67%) SLA
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) PLM
7 1 (6.67%) Mitel
7 1 (6.67%) German Language
7 1 (6.67%) Italian Language

Forecast Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) German Language
4 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
4 1 (6.67%) Local Government
4 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) WFM
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) PLM
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (6.67%) Revenue Management
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Mitel
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Verint