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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 137 62 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.61% 17.13% 21.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.10% 18.18% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 97 46 46
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £60,000 £55,000
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
525 341 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.13% 94.20% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 379 260 229
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 108 (39.71%) Finance
1 108 (39.71%) Retail
2 97 (35.66%) Microsoft
3 84 (30.88%) SQL
4 80 (29.41%) MS Office
5 72 (26.47%) UNIX
6 67 (24.63%) Degree
7 66 (24.26%) Oracle
8 63 (23.16%) Linux
8 63 (23.16%) E-Commerce
9 62 (22.79%) Windows
10 51 (18.75%) Java
11 48 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 44 (16.18%) J2EE
12 44 (16.18%) Manufacturing
13 43 (15.81%) ITIL
14 40 (14.71%) Tomcat
14 40 (14.71%) IBM
15 35 (12.87%) Solaris
15 35 (12.87%) AIX
15 35 (12.87%) UML
16 34 (12.50%) FTP
16 34 (12.50%) HTTP
16 34 (12.50%) WebSphere
17 33 (12.13%) Middleware
17 33 (12.13%) MQSeries
17 33 (12.13%) IIS
17 33 (12.13%) DB2
17 33 (12.13%) WebSphere Application Server
17 33 (12.13%) JDBC

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (14.71%) Tomcat
2 34 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 33 (12.13%) IBM HTTP Server
3 33 (12.13%) MQSeries
3 33 (12.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 33 (12.13%) IIS
4 19 (6.99%) CMS
5 10 (3.68%) MS Exchange
5 10 (3.68%) Lync
6 9 (3.31%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.57%) Tuxedo
8 3 (1.10%) WorkSite
8 3 (1.10%) Liferay
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.37%) Apache
Applications
1 80 (29.41%) MS Office
2 48 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.57%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.10%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.74%) MS Project
7 1 (0.37%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.74%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.74%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (0.74%) Finacle
2 2 (0.74%) RiskWrite
2 2 (0.74%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.50%) FTP
1 34 (12.50%) HTTP
2 16 (5.88%) Internet
3 14 (5.15%) DNS
4 13 (4.78%) DHCP
4 13 (4.78%) SMS
5 9 (3.31%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.21%) Firewall
7 5 (1.84%) SAN
7 5 (1.84%) ATM
7 5 (1.84%) LAN
8 4 (1.47%) WAN
8 4 (1.47%) MPLS
9 3 (1.10%) IPv4
9 3 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.10%) Wireless
10 2 (0.74%) VoIP
10 2 (0.74%) VPN
11 1 (0.37%) OSPF
11 1 (0.37%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.13%) DB2
2 20 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.31%) Informix
4 8 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.21%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.74%) MS Access
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.37%) MySQL
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.31%) Rational Rose
2 6 (2.21%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.21%) JUnit
3 5 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.10%) Selenium
5 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 108 (39.71%) Finance
1 108 (39.71%) Retail
2 44 (16.18%) Manufacturing
3 32 (11.76%) Banking
4 23 (8.46%) Retail Banking
5 11 (4.04%) Marketing
6 9 (3.31%) Law
7 8 (2.94%) Legal
8 3 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.74%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.18%) J2EE
2 33 (12.13%) JDBC
2 33 (12.13%) Middleware
3 19 (6.99%) Web Services
4 14 (5.15%) XML
5 9 (3.31%) HTML
6 8 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 8 (2.94%) Spring
7 7 (2.57%) CSS
8 4 (1.47%) .NET
9 3 (1.10%) JSP
9 3 (1.10%) Spring Security
9 3 (1.10%) Spring Web Flow
9 3 (1.10%) jQuery
10 2 (0.74%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.74%) COM
11 1 (0.37%) Struts
11 1 (0.37%) SAP XI
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.62%) SWIFT
2 13 (4.78%) APACS
2 13 (4.78%) IVR
2 13 (4.78%) Cryptography
3 11 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.31%) PKI
6 8 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.21%) Handset
8 5 (1.84%) EPoS
8 5 (1.84%) EFT
9 4 (1.47%) Clustering
10 3 (1.10%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.74%) Physics
12 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.47%) UNIX
2 63 (23.16%) Linux
3 62 (22.79%) Windows
4 35 (12.87%) AIX
4 35 (12.87%) Solaris
5 11 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.94%) Windows Vista
6 8 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 8 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.21%) VMS
9 3 (1.10%) HPUX
9 3 (1.10%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.37%) Android
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (23.16%) E-Commerce
2 43 (15.81%) ITIL
3 35 (12.87%) UML
4 32 (11.76%) Change Management
5 20 (7.35%) Test Scripting
6 19 (6.99%) Problem Management
7 17 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 15 (5.51%) GAP Analysis
8 15 (5.51%) Analytics
9 14 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (5.15%) Workflow
9 14 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
9 14 (5.15%) Project Planning
10 13 (4.78%) Data Security
11 12 (4.41%) Practice Management
11 12 (4.41%) Validation
11 12 (4.41%) Business Analysis
11 12 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (3.68%) Software Testing
12 10 (3.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (30.88%) SQL
2 51 (18.75%) Java
3 28 (10.29%) Perl
4 23 (8.46%) Shell Script
5 21 (7.72%) C
6 19 (6.99%) Bash Shell
7 15 (5.51%) C#
7 15 (5.51%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.78%) C++
9 12 (4.41%) VBA
10 10 (3.68%) JavaScript
10 10 (3.68%) VB
11 5 (1.84%) Python
12 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (24.63%) Degree
2 19 (6.99%) CCA
3 9 (3.31%) ISEB
4 4 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.10%) CISSP
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.74%) GIAC
6 2 (0.74%) EnCE
6 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.37%) CCSA
7 1 (0.37%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.37%) MCP
7 1 (0.37%) MCSE
7 1 (0.37%) MCSA
7 1 (0.37%) CCNP
7 1 (0.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.35%) PCI DSS
2 19 (6.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (4.78%) ISO 8583
3 13 (4.78%) QA
4 8 (2.94%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) GMP
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.21%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (2.21%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 97 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 66 (24.26%) Oracle
3 40 (14.71%) IBM
4 13 (4.78%) VMware
5 8 (2.94%) JBoss
5 8 (2.94%) Perforce
6 6 (2.21%) Demandware
6 6 (2.21%) SAP
7 4 (1.47%) HP
7 4 (1.47%) Citrix
7 4 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.10%) Brocade
8 3 (1.10%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.10%) Hitwise
8 3 (1.10%) Amdocs
8 3 (1.10%) Google
8 3 (1.10%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.74%) Cognos
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco
9 2 (0.74%) Adobe
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