The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 24 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 27.91% 55.17% 16.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.63% 57.14% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 6
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £26,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region. 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 94.19% 96.55% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 54 34
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Analyst
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Walsall region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Walsall

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Walsall

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall region 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 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Use Case
6 5 (15.15%) HFM
6 5 (15.15%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (15.15%) ERP
6 5 (15.15%) Hyperion
7 4 (12.12%) OOD
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (12.12%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
7 4 (12.12%) QA
8 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (9.09%) ISEB
8 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
8 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
9 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall region 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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (15.15%) HFM
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) SSL
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
1 1 (3.03%) XSD
1 1 (3.03%) XSL
1 1 (3.03%) JMS
1 1 (3.03%) WSDL
1 1 (3.03%) Ajax
1 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Scrum
2 6 (18.18%) Use Case
3 5 (15.15%) ERP
3 5 (15.15%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) OOD
4 4 (12.12%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.03%) V-Model
7 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.03%) BPMN
7 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.03%) XPath
2 1 (3.03%) C
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) MOM
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Hyperion
3 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) SAP