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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 120 85 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.74% 17.21% 22.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.37% 17.28% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 95
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,550 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
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
473 492 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.53% 99.60% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 399 359 462
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 26 May 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 113 (44.84%) Finance
2 81 (32.14%) SQL
3 69 (27.38%) Retail
4 65 (25.79%) Unix
5 58 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (20.63%) SAP
7 47 (18.65%) Java
8 46 (18.25%) Oracle
9 43 (17.06%) MS Office
10 37 (14.68%) MS Excel
11 33 (13.10%) Microsoft
11 33 (13.10%) Banking
12 32 (12.70%) Manufacturing
12 32 (12.70%) Test Scripting
12 32 (12.70%) Waterfall
13 29 (11.51%) QA
14 28 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (11.11%) HP
15 26 (10.32%) Shell Script
15 26 (10.32%) HP Quality Center
16 23 (9.13%) HP UFT
17 21 (8.33%) SAP BW
17 21 (8.33%) SAP FI
17 21 (8.33%) IBM
17 21 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
17 21 (8.33%) SAP CO
17 21 (8.33%) JIRA
18 20 (7.94%) Degree
18 20 (7.94%) Functional Testing

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 9 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.38%) NetWeaver
3 4 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.19%) Apache
4 3 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (1.19%) Jetty
4 3 (1.19%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) CMS
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%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (17.06%) MS Office
2 37 (14.68%) MS Excel
3 14 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 21 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 21 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (4.76%) Finacle
2 12 (4.76%) FLEXCUBE
2 12 (4.76%) Temenos T24
3 8 (3.17%) SAP MM
3 8 (3.17%) SAP PS
3 8 (3.17%) SAP SD
4 6 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.79%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.79%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.79%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (0.79%) SAP FI-AR
5 2 (0.79%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.79%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.40%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (1.19%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (1.19%) Office 365
1 3 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.40%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.38%) Wireless
2 5 (1.98%) Network Security
3 4 (1.59%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.59%) SSH
3 4 (1.59%) Telnet
4 3 (1.19%) FTP
4 3 (1.19%) HTTP
4 3 (1.19%) VoIP
5 2 (0.79%) ADSL
5 2 (0.79%) Broadband
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.79%) Firewall
5 2 (0.79%) SCCP
5 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.79%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) DNS
6 1 (0.40%) Intranet
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.33%) SAP BW
2 19 (7.54%) Oracle Database
3 15 (5.95%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (5.95%) SAP HANA
4 10 (3.97%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.17%) SAP BI
6 6 (2.38%) DB2
7 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.19%) DbVisualizer
8 3 (1.19%) MySQL
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.79%) Informix
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (9.13%) HP UFT
2 21 (8.33%) JIRA
3 17 (6.75%) Cucumber
3 17 (6.75%) Selenium
4 16 (6.35%) LoadRunner
5 13 (5.16%) ClearQuest
6 8 (3.17%) Toad
7 6 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 113 (44.84%) Finance
2 69 (27.38%) Retail
3 33 (13.10%) Banking
4 32 (12.70%) Manufacturing
5 17 (6.75%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.37%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.78%) Billing
7 7 (2.78%) Marketing
8 4 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.19%) Welsh Language
10 2 (0.79%) Military
10 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.97%) J2EE
2 7 (2.78%) HTML
2 7 (2.78%) XML
3 6 (2.38%) REST
3 6 (2.38%) SOAP
4 5 (1.98%) Web Services
5 3 (1.19%) CSS
5 3 (1.19%) Flash
5 3 (1.19%) JDBC
5 3 (1.19%) LAMP
5 3 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.40%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.40%) Java EE
6 1 (0.40%) JSP
6 1 (0.40%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.57%) EPoS
3 8 (3.17%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.17%) Statistics
4 6 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.98%) Driving Licence
5 5 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.59%) iPad
7 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.79%) Pricing Data
9 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) PKI
9 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (25.79%) Unix
2 11 (4.37%) Windows
3 10 (3.97%) Linux
4 4 (1.59%) AIX
5 3 (1.19%) Solaris
5 3 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.79%) Android
6 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (12.70%) Test Scripting
2 32 (12.70%) Waterfall
3 21 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (7.94%) E-Commerce
4 20 (7.94%) Functional Testing
4 20 (7.94%) Regression Testing
5 19 (7.54%) Business Analysis
6 16 (6.35%) Automated Testing
6 16 (6.35%) GAP Analysis
6 16 (6.35%) Test Automation
6 16 (6.35%) Test Management
7 15 (5.95%) ITIL
7 15 (5.95%) Project Management
8 14 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (5.56%) Data Flow Diagram
8 14 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 14 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 14 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
9 13 (5.16%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.14%) SQL
2 47 (18.65%) Java
3 26 (10.32%) Shell Script
4 18 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 17 (6.75%) ABAP
6 6 (2.38%) VB
7 5 (1.98%) Perl
8 4 (1.59%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.79%) C
11 1 (0.40%) COBOL
11 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (7.94%) Degree
2 10 (3.97%) CCA
3 9 (3.57%) ISEB
4 8 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.78%) ACCA
6 6 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.98%) CCNP
7 5 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.19%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.19%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.79%) AAT
9 2 (0.79%) CCDE
9 2 (0.79%) CEH
9 2 (0.79%) CIMA
9 2 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.79%) GCIH
9 2 (0.79%) GIAC
9 2 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.51%) QA
2 5 (1.98%) SLA
3 4 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (10.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 52 (20.63%) SAP
2 46 (18.25%) Oracle
3 33 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 28 (11.11%) HP
5 21 (8.33%) IBM
6 9 (3.57%) Cisco
7 6 (2.38%) ComArch
8 5 (1.98%) Cognos
9 4 (1.59%) JDA
9 4 (1.59%) VMware
9 4 (1.59%) WSO2
10 3 (1.19%) Splunk
11 2 (0.79%) BT
11 2 (0.79%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.79%) Citrix
12 1 (0.40%) Adobe
12 1 (0.40%) Coremetrics
12 1 (0.40%) Google
12 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.40%) SonicWALL
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £62,000 to £77,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
KDR
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago