The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 128 78 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.78% 14.36% 23.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.35% 14.44% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 112 53 111
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,900 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 540 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.91% 99.45% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 410 397 468
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,395 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 104 (42.11%) Finance
2 71 (28.74%) SQL
3 68 (27.53%) Retail
4 50 (20.24%) Unix
5 49 (19.84%) SAP
6 45 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
8 39 (15.79%) Java
9 38 (15.38%) Banking
10 36 (14.57%) Oracle
10 36 (14.57%) MS Office
10 36 (14.57%) Microsoft
11 34 (13.77%) MS Excel
12 30 (12.15%) Test Scripting
13 27 (10.93%) Manufacturing
14 26 (10.53%) HP
14 26 (10.53%) Waterfall
15 25 (10.12%) Business Analysis
16 24 (9.72%) QA
17 23 (9.31%) SAP FI/CO
17 23 (9.31%) SAP CO
17 23 (9.31%) SAP FI
17 23 (9.31%) HP Quality Center
18 20 (8.10%) GAP Analysis
19 19 (7.69%) HP UFT
19 19 (7.69%) Shell Script
20 18 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
21 17 (6.88%) JIRA
21 17 (6.88%) Regression Testing
21 17 (6.88%) Telecoms

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.24%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.43%) NetWeaver
3 4 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.21%) CMS
4 3 (1.21%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.81%) Apache
5 2 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.81%) Jetty
5 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.40%) IIS
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.40%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.40%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (14.57%) MS Office
2 34 (13.77%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (9.31%) SAP CO
1 23 (9.31%) SAP FI
1 23 (9.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (6.48%) Finacle
2 16 (6.48%) FLEXCUBE
2 16 (6.48%) Temenos T24
3 8 (3.24%) SAP MM
3 8 (3.24%) SAP PS
3 8 (3.24%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.81%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.81%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.81%) SAP FI-AP
4 2 (0.81%) SAP FI-AR
4 2 (0.81%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.81%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.40%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) Office 365
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.40%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.83%) Wireless
2 5 (2.02%) Network Security
3 3 (1.21%) PuTTY
3 3 (1.21%) SSH
3 3 (1.21%) Telnet
3 3 (1.21%) VoIP
4 2 (0.81%) ADSL
4 2 (0.81%) Broadband
4 2 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.81%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.81%) Firewall
4 2 (0.81%) FTP
4 2 (0.81%) HTTP
4 2 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.81%) SCCP
4 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.81%) VPN
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) PBX
5 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.67%) Oracle Database
2 13 (5.26%) SAP BW
3 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.24%) SAP BI
4 7 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (2.83%) SAP HANA
5 5 (2.02%) DB2
6 4 (1.62%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.21%) DbVisualizer
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.81%) Informix
8 2 (0.81%) MySQL
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 17 (6.88%) JIRA
3 14 (5.67%) Cucumber
3 14 (5.67%) Selenium
4 13 (5.26%) LoadRunner
5 10 (4.05%) ClearQuest
6 7 (2.83%) SoapUI
6 7 (2.83%) Toad
6 7 (2.83%) WebDriver
General
1 104 (42.11%) Finance
2 68 (27.53%) Retail
3 38 (15.38%) Banking
4 27 (10.93%) Manufacturing
5 17 (6.88%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.45%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.24%) Marketing
8 7 (2.83%) Billing
9 5 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.21%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.21%) Welsh Language
11 2 (0.81%) Military
12 1 (0.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.05%) J2EE
2 8 (3.24%) HTML
3 7 (2.83%) REST
3 7 (2.83%) SOAP
3 7 (2.83%) XML
4 4 (1.62%) CSS
4 4 (1.62%) Web Services
5 3 (1.21%) Flash
6 2 (0.81%) JDBC
6 2 (0.81%) LAMP
6 2 (0.81%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.40%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.40%) Java EE
7 1 (0.40%) JSP
7 1 (0.40%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.64%) EPoS
2 9 (3.64%) Virtual Team
3 6 (2.43%) Data Integration
3 6 (2.43%) NHS
4 5 (2.02%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.62%) iPad
5 4 (1.62%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.62%) Physics
5 4 (1.62%) Statistics
6 3 (1.21%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.21%) Pricing Data
7 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.24%) Unix
2 14 (5.67%) Windows
3 9 (3.64%) Linux
4 3 (1.21%) AIX
4 3 (1.21%) Android
4 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.21%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.81%) Solaris
5 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.15%) Test Scripting
3 26 (10.53%) Waterfall
4 25 (10.12%) Business Analysis
5 20 (8.10%) GAP Analysis
6 18 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (6.88%) Regression Testing
8 16 (6.48%) Functional Testing
8 16 (6.48%) Translating Business Requirements
8 16 (6.48%) UML
8 16 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (6.07%) Project Management
10 14 (5.67%) CRM
11 13 (5.26%) Automated Testing
11 13 (5.26%) Service Management
11 13 (5.26%) Test Automation
11 13 (5.26%) Test Management
12 12 (4.86%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.45%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 71 (28.74%) SQL
2 39 (15.79%) Java
3 19 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 13 (5.26%) ABAP
4 13 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.83%) VB
6 5 (2.02%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.02%) VBA
7 4 (1.62%) Perl
8 3 (1.21%) C
9 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) C++
10 1 (0.40%) COBOL
10 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (5.67%) Degree
2 10 (4.05%) CCA
3 9 (3.64%) ACCA
3 9 (3.64%) ISEB
4 6 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.02%) CCNP
5 5 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.62%) AAT
6 4 (1.62%) CIMA
6 4 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.21%) CEH
7 3 (1.21%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.21%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.81%) CCDE
8 2 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.40%) CISSP
9 1 (0.40%) GCIH
9 1 (0.40%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.72%) QA
2 7 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (9.31%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.81%) SCCM
3 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.40%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 49 (19.84%) SAP
2 36 (14.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.57%) Oracle
3 26 (10.53%) HP
4 17 (6.88%) IBM
5 8 (3.24%) Cisco
6 6 (2.43%) ComArch
7 4 (1.62%) JDA
7 4 (1.62%) VMware
7 4 (1.62%) WSO2
8 3 (1.21%) Citrix
9 2 (0.81%) BT
9 2 (0.81%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.81%) Google
9 2 (0.81%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.81%) Splunk
10 1 (0.40%) comScore
10 1 (0.40%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.40%) Hitwise
10 1 (0.40%) Microgen
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £61,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefts
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus,excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago