The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 2 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 164 58 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.18% 15.68% 20.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.98% 16.91% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 136 46 52
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
566 343 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.25% 92.70% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 418 265 251
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 21 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

1 115 (39.52%) Finance
2 107 (36.77%) Retail
3 98 (33.68%) Microsoft
4 90 (30.93%) SQL
5 85 (29.21%) MS Office
6 65 (22.34%) Oracle
7 64 (21.99%) E-Commerce
8 61 (20.96%) Windows
9 57 (19.59%) UNIX
9 57 (19.59%) Degree
10 52 (17.87%) Linux
11 51 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
12 49 (16.84%) Change Management
13 48 (16.49%) ITIL
14 47 (16.15%) MS Excel
15 45 (15.46%) UML
16 43 (14.78%) Java
17 39 (13.40%) Manufacturing
17 39 (13.40%) Banking
18 38 (13.06%) J2EE
19 36 (12.37%) Active Directory
19 36 (12.37%) IBM
20 35 (12.03%) Tomcat
21 31 (10.65%) Solaris
21 31 (10.65%) FTP
22 29 (9.97%) Business Analysis
23 28 (9.62%) HTTP
23 28 (9.62%) Middleware
23 28 (9.62%) IIS
24 27 (9.28%) WebSphere Application Server

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 35 (12.03%) Tomcat
2 28 (9.62%) IIS
3 27 (9.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 27 (9.28%) MQSeries
3 27 (9.28%) IBM HTTP Server
3 27 (9.28%) WebSphere
4 19 (6.53%) CMS
5 13 (4.47%) MS Exchange
6 12 (4.12%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.75%) Apache
8 7 (2.41%) Lync
9 5 (1.72%) JBoss
9 5 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.72%) WorkSite
10 4 (1.37%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 85 (29.21%) MS Office
2 47 (16.15%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.75%) MS Project
5 6 (2.06%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.41%) FLEXCUBE
1 7 (2.41%) Temenos T24
1 7 (2.41%) Finacle
1 7 (2.41%) RiskWrite
2 6 (2.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (2.06%) Oracle iProcurement
2 6 (2.06%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (2.06%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (2.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 6 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.06%) Agresso
3 4 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.65%) FTP
2 28 (9.62%) HTTP
3 15 (5.15%) DNS
4 14 (4.81%) DHCP
5 12 (4.12%) Firewall
6 11 (3.78%) Internet
7 9 (3.09%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.09%) LAN
7 9 (3.09%) SMS
8 8 (2.75%) VPN
9 7 (2.41%) WAN
10 6 (2.06%) Wireless
10 6 (2.06%) MPLS
11 5 (1.72%) VoIP
11 5 (1.72%) SAN
12 3 (1.03%) IPv4
12 3 (1.03%) OSPF
12 3 (1.03%) BGP
12 3 (1.03%) VPLS
12 3 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.28%) SQL Server
1 27 (9.28%) DB2
2 15 (5.15%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.41%) RDBMS
3 7 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.69%) MS Access
7 1 (0.34%) MySQL
7 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.34%) Informix
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (4.47%) Rational Rose
2 8 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.37%) Selenium
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.34%) Toad
5 1 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.34%) JIRA
5 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 115 (39.52%) Finance
2 107 (36.77%) Retail
3 39 (13.40%) Manufacturing
3 39 (13.40%) Banking
4 25 (8.59%) Retail Banking
5 16 (5.50%) Law
6 13 (4.47%) Legal
7 12 (4.12%) Marketing
8 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.69%) French Language
9 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.06%) J2EE
2 28 (9.62%) Middleware
3 27 (9.28%) JDBC
4 16 (5.50%) HTML
5 10 (3.44%) CSS
6 9 (3.09%) Web Services
7 6 (2.06%) XML
8 4 (1.37%) .NET
9 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.69%) COM
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.15%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.44%) SWIFT
4 9 (3.09%) Cryptography
4 9 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.09%) APACS
4 9 (3.09%) IVR
5 8 (2.75%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.75%) Clustering
6 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.06%) Handset
8 5 (1.72%) EPoS
9 3 (1.03%) PKI
10 2 (0.69%) User Experience
10 2 (0.69%) Physics
10 2 (0.69%) EFT
11 1 (0.34%) DTV
11 1 (0.34%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 61 (20.96%) Windows
2 57 (19.59%) UNIX
3 52 (17.87%) Linux
4 31 (10.65%) Solaris
5 27 (9.28%) AIX
6 13 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.75%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.06%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.06%) Windows Vista
10 6 (2.06%) VMS
11 3 (1.03%) HPUX
12 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.34%) Android
13 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (21.99%) E-Commerce
2 49 (16.84%) Change Management
3 48 (16.49%) ITIL
4 45 (15.46%) UML
5 29 (9.97%) Business Analysis
6 27 (9.28%) Test Scripting
7 26 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
8 25 (8.59%) PRINCE2
9 21 (7.22%) Project Management
10 19 (6.53%) Problem Management
10 19 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (5.50%) Workflow
13 15 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (5.15%) Project Planning
13 15 (5.15%) Analytics
14 14 (4.81%) Requirements Analysis
14 14 (4.81%) Quality Management
15 13 (4.47%) Validation
15 13 (4.47%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (30.93%) SQL
2 43 (14.78%) Java
3 27 (9.28%) Shell Script
4 25 (8.59%) Perl
5 24 (8.25%) Bash Shell
6 21 (7.22%) C#
7 20 (6.87%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.47%) JavaScript
8 13 (4.47%) VBA
9 11 (3.78%) C
10 10 (3.44%) VB
11 8 (2.75%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.41%) C++
13 4 (1.37%) Python
14 2 (0.69%) AWK
14 2 (0.69%) Korn
15 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (19.59%) Degree
2 14 (4.81%) ISEB
3 10 (3.44%) CCA
4 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.03%) CCNP
6 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CCNA
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MCSE
7 1 (0.34%) MCSA
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.34%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.34%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.50%) QA
2 10 (3.44%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (3.09%) ISO 8583
4 8 (2.75%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (2.06%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.03%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.03%) Samba
7 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 98 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 65 (22.34%) Oracle
3 36 (12.37%) IBM
4 15 (5.15%) VMware
5 10 (3.44%) Business Objects
5 10 (3.44%) Citrix
6 8 (2.75%) Cisco
6 8 (2.75%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.06%) Demandware
8 5 (1.72%) HP
8 5 (1.72%) EnterpriseDB
9 4 (1.37%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.03%) SAP
10 3 (1.03%) Brocade
10 3 (1.03%) Google
10 3 (1.03%) Hitwise
10 3 (1.03%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.69%) comScore
11 2 (0.69%) Coremetrics
11 2 (0.69%) Cognos
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified £ Competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent package including bonus
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Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
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