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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 98 125 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.25% 23.67% 25.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.99% 24.41% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 88 108 102
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £53,400
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
467 512 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.49% 96.97% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 388 421 380
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 92 (40.89%) Finance
2 49 (21.78%) SQL
3 47 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (18.67%) Microsoft
5 41 (18.22%) Retail
6 38 (16.89%) MS Excel
7 35 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (13.78%) MS Office
8 31 (13.78%) Banking
9 30 (13.33%) SAP
9 30 (13.33%) HP
10 25 (11.11%) Java
11 24 (10.67%) Business Analysis
12 22 (9.78%) Windows
13 21 (9.33%) Risk Assessment
13 21 (9.33%) Security Architecture
14 20 (8.89%) Waterfall
14 20 (8.89%) SDLC
15 18 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
16 17 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (7.56%) Project Management
16 17 (7.56%) CRM
17 16 (7.11%) Oracle
17 16 (7.11%) GAP Analysis
17 16 (7.11%) Test Scripting
17 16 (7.11%) Network Architecture
18 15 (6.67%) Process Improvement
18 15 (6.67%) LoadRunner
18 15 (6.67%) Linux
18 15 (6.67%) Unix

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 12 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.67%) MS Project Server
4 5 (2.22%) SugarCRM
5 4 (1.78%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.33%) CMS
6 3 (1.33%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.33%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 38 (16.89%) MS Excel
2 31 (13.78%) MS Office
3 11 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (4.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (5.78%) SAP CO
1 13 (5.78%) SAP FI
1 13 (5.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (5.33%) Finacle
2 12 (5.33%) FLEXCUBE
2 12 (5.33%) Temenos T24
3 8 (3.56%) SAP PS
3 8 (3.56%) SAP SD
4 6 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (2.22%) Sage CRM
5 5 (2.22%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.22%) SAP FI-AP
5 5 (2.22%) SAP FI-AR
6 3 (1.33%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.89%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.44%) Network Security
2 9 (4.00%) DNS
2 9 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.56%) VPN
4 7 (3.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (2.67%) DHCP
5 6 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (2.22%) Firewall
7 4 (1.78%) PBX
8 3 (1.33%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.89%) SCCP
9 2 (0.89%) Wireless
10 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.44%) Intranet
10 1 (0.44%) LAN
10 1 (0.44%) MPLS
10 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.44%) VoIP
10 1 (0.44%) WAN
10 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.22%) Oracle Database
1 5 (2.22%) SAP BI
1 5 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.78%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.33%) DB2
3 3 (1.33%) DbVisualizer
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 15 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 11 (4.89%) HP UFT
3 8 (3.56%) Cucumber
3 8 (3.56%) JIRA
3 8 (3.56%) Selenium
4 5 (2.22%) SoapUI
4 5 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 92 (40.89%) Finance
2 41 (18.22%) Retail
3 31 (13.78%) Banking
4 14 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.11%) Marketing
5 7 (3.11%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.33%) Legal
8 3 (1.33%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.67%) XML
2 5 (2.22%) REST
2 5 (2.22%) SOAP
3 4 (1.78%) HTML
3 4 (1.78%) J2EE
4 3 (1.33%) Flash
4 3 (1.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.33%) Java EE
4 3 (1.33%) JSP
4 3 (1.33%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.33%) Spring
4 3 (1.33%) Web Services
5 1 (0.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.11%) EPoS
3 7 (3.11%) PKI
4 6 (2.67%) Handset
4 6 (2.67%) NHS
5 5 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (2.22%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.78%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.78%) Physics
7 3 (1.33%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.33%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.33%) Pricing Data
8 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.89%) Statistics
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.78%) Windows
2 15 (6.67%) Linux
2 15 (6.67%) Unix
3 8 (3.56%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.89%) Android
5 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (10.67%) Business Analysis
3 21 (9.33%) Risk Assessment
3 21 (9.33%) Security Architecture
4 20 (8.89%) SDLC
4 20 (8.89%) Waterfall
5 18 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
6 17 (7.56%) CRM
6 17 (7.56%) Project Management
6 17 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (7.11%) GAP Analysis
7 16 (7.11%) Network Architecture
7 16 (7.11%) Test Scripting
8 15 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 14 (6.22%) Information Security
9 14 (6.22%) Mentoring
10 13 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.78%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (5.78%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 49 (21.78%) SQL
2 25 (11.11%) Java
3 11 (4.89%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.44%) Python
5 8 (3.56%) Perl
6 7 (3.11%) AWK
6 7 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.22%) VB
7 5 (2.22%) VBA
8 3 (1.33%) ABAP
8 3 (1.33%) C
8 3 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.89%) C++
10 1 (0.44%) COBOL
10 1 (0.44%) PHP
10 1 (0.44%) RPG
10 1 (0.44%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 13 (5.78%) ACCA
2 12 (5.33%) Degree
3 10 (4.44%) CEH
4 7 (3.11%) ISEB
5 5 (2.22%) AAT
5 5 (2.22%) CIMA
5 5 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.22%) SSCP
6 3 (1.33%) CCNP
6 3 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.33%) CISSP
6 3 (1.33%) GCIH
6 3 (1.33%) GIAC
7 2 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.44%) CCDE
8 1 (0.44%) CCNA
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.89%) QA
2 6 (2.67%) SLA
3 5 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.67%) Terminal Services
2 6 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (5.78%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.33%) Nessus
2 3 (1.33%) Nmap
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.44%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 42 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.33%) HP
2 30 (13.33%) SAP
3 16 (7.11%) Oracle
4 8 (3.56%) Planview
5 7 (3.11%) CheckPoint
5 7 (3.11%) VMware
6 6 (2.67%) IBM
7 5 (2.22%) Cisco
7 5 (2.22%) Sage
7 5 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.33%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.89%) Cognos
9 2 (0.89%) Google
9 2 (0.89%) hybris
9 2 (0.89%) Sun
10 1 (0.44%) Avaya
10 1 (0.44%) Citrix
10 1 (0.44%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.44%) Nortel
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + DOE + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS AND CAR ALLOWANCE AND BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 plus Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago