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 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
Analyst
Rank 3 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 21 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 25.30% 22.39% 20.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.61% 23.81% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 12
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,945
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,600 £27,001
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £40,200 £33,850
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
82 63 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 98.80% 94.03% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 72 59 52
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Walsall

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 18 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (25.00%) ISEB
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
6 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 8 (14.29%) .NET
6 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 7 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Use Case
8 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (10.71%) Billing
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.93%) Oracle
10 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
10 4 (7.14%) C
10 4 (7.14%) C#
10 4 (7.14%) CSS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Billing
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.14%) CSS
3 4 (7.14%) jQuery
4 3 (5.36%) HTML
5 1 (1.79%) HTML5
5 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (10.71%) Use Case
5 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.36%) Time Management
7 3 (5.36%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.36%) ITIL
7 3 (5.36%) OO
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.14%) C
3 4 (7.14%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) XenApp
2 1 (1.79%) XenServer
2 1 (1.79%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.79%) Xen
2 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas
5 1 (1.79%) Symantec
5 1 (1.79%) McAfee
5 1 (1.79%) Sophos
5 1 (1.79%) Websense
5 1 (1.79%) SurfControl