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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 20 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 29.41% 28.09% 56.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.30% 30.12% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 31
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £25,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
66 83 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 97.06% 93.26% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 57 79 54
Average salary £44,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Walsall

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 19 (42.22%) Business Analysis
1 19 (42.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (35.56%) Finance
3 14 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.22%) SDLC
5 9 (20.00%) Project Management
5 9 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (17.78%) Process Architecture
7 7 (15.56%) Workflow
8 6 (13.33%) Change Management
8 6 (13.33%) Regression Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Billing
8 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.11%) Time Management
9 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Business Transformation
10 4 (8.89%) Process Management
10 4 (8.89%) Windows
11 3 (6.67%) SLA
11 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.67%) ISEB
11 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
11 3 (6.67%) Firewall
11 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
11 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (6.67%) Software Delivery
11 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (2.22%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.44%) SQLPlus
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (4.44%) Toad
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Billing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Business Analysis
1 19 (42.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (22.22%) SDLC
4 9 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (20.00%) Project Management
5 8 (17.78%) Process Architecture
6 7 (15.56%) Workflow
7 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Change Management
7 6 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.11%) Time Management
8 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) Business Transformation
9 4 (8.89%) Process Management
10 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (6.67%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) XenApp
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Citrix
2 2 (4.44%) Juniper
2 2 (4.44%) Hyperion
2 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.44%) VMware
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Pega