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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 33 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 33.67% 45.57% 18.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.67% 46.15% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 6
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
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
90 78 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 91.84% 98.73% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 71 29
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Walsall

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 13 (26.53%) SQL
1 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Finance
3 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) Use Case
4 9 (18.37%) ISEB
5 8 (16.33%) Oracle
5 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
5 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (12.24%) ERP
7 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.20%) .NET
8 5 (10.20%) QA
9 4 (8.16%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Business Objects
9 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
9 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
9 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Legal
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.08%) jQuery
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) JMS
4 1 (2.04%) WSDL
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) XSD
4 1 (2.04%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) Scrum
3 9 (18.37%) Use Case
4 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
4 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (12.24%) ERP
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma
8 3 (6.12%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL
8 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.12%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (6.12%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.12%) C
2 3 (6.12%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) ISEB
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (6.12%) SLA
4 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) XenApp
2 1 (2.04%) XenServer
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.04%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.12%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Websense
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) McAfee
6 1 (2.04%) Sophos
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) SurfControl
6 1 (2.04%) Kaspersky