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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 137 66 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.91% 17.19% 20.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.32% 18.44% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 103 51 52
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £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
541 358 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.36% 93.23% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 393 283 239
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 £26,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £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 23 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 117 (41.34%) Finance
2 111 (39.22%) Retail
3 97 (34.28%) Microsoft
4 86 (30.39%) SQL
5 81 (28.62%) MS Office
6 70 (24.73%) Oracle
7 66 (23.32%) UNIX
7 66 (23.32%) E-Commerce
8 64 (22.61%) Windows
9 62 (21.91%) Degree
10 59 (20.85%) Analytical Skills
11 56 (19.79%) Linux
12 50 (17.67%) ITIL
13 49 (17.31%) Java
14 45 (15.90%) J2EE
14 45 (15.90%) MS Excel
14 45 (15.90%) Manufacturing
15 41 (14.49%) UML
15 41 (14.49%) IBM
16 40 (14.13%) Tomcat
16 40 (14.13%) Change Management
17 37 (13.07%) Banking
18 35 (12.37%) Active Directory
19 34 (12.01%) Solaris
20 33 (11.66%) IIS
20 33 (11.66%) FTP
20 33 (11.66%) HTTP
20 33 (11.66%) WebSphere
21 32 (11.31%) Middleware
21 32 (11.31%) DB2

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (14.13%) Tomcat
2 33 (11.66%) IIS
2 33 (11.66%) WebSphere
3 32 (11.31%) IBM HTTP Server
3 32 (11.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 32 (11.31%) MQSeries
4 19 (6.71%) CMS
5 12 (4.24%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.83%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.83%) Lync
7 5 (1.77%) Tuxedo
8 4 (1.41%) Apache
8 4 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.41%) WorkSite
9 2 (0.71%) Liferay
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 81 (28.62%) MS Office
2 45 (15.90%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.12%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.77%) MS Project
6 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.12%) RiskWrite
2 4 (1.41%) Finacle
2 4 (1.41%) FLEXCUBE
2 4 (1.41%) Temenos T24
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.06%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.71%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.66%) FTP
1 33 (11.66%) HTTP
2 15 (5.30%) Internet
3 14 (4.95%) DNS
4 13 (4.59%) DHCP
5 12 (4.24%) SMS
6 11 (3.89%) Firewall
7 9 (3.18%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.12%) LAN
8 6 (2.12%) SAN
8 6 (2.12%) MPLS
9 5 (1.77%) ATM
9 5 (1.77%) Wireless
10 4 (1.41%) VoIP
10 4 (1.41%) WAN
10 4 (1.41%) VPN
11 3 (1.06%) OSPF
11 3 (1.06%) BGP
11 3 (1.06%) IPv4
11 3 (1.06%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.31%) DB2
2 22 (7.77%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.12%) Data Mining
4 6 (2.12%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.41%) Informix
5 4 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.71%) MS Access
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.35%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.35%) MySQL
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Rational Rose
2 5 (1.77%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.41%) Selenium
3 4 (1.41%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.41%) JUnit
4 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 117 (41.34%) Finance
2 111 (39.22%) Retail
3 45 (15.90%) Manufacturing
4 37 (13.07%) Banking
5 25 (8.83%) Retail Banking
6 13 (4.59%) Law
7 11 (3.89%) Marketing
8 9 (3.18%) Legal
9 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.71%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.90%) J2EE
2 32 (11.31%) JDBC
2 32 (11.31%) Middleware
3 15 (5.30%) Web Services
4 14 (4.95%) HTML
5 11 (3.89%) CSS
6 9 (3.18%) XML
7 5 (1.77%) .NET
7 5 (1.77%) Hibernate
7 5 (1.77%) Spring
8 2 (0.71%) Spring Security
8 2 (0.71%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (0.71%) jQuery
8 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.71%) COM
8 2 (0.71%) JSP
9 1 (0.35%) Struts
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Wicket
9 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.35%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 59 (20.85%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.65%) SWIFT
3 12 (4.24%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.24%) IVR
3 12 (4.24%) Cryptography
3 12 (4.24%) APACS
4 8 (2.83%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.83%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.47%) Clustering
6 6 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.12%) Handset
6 6 (2.12%) PKI
7 5 (1.77%) EPoS
7 5 (1.77%) EFT
8 3 (1.06%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.71%) User Experience
9 2 (0.71%) Physics
10 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 66 (23.32%) UNIX
2 64 (22.61%) Windows
3 56 (19.79%) Linux
4 34 (12.01%) Solaris
5 32 (11.31%) AIX
6 13 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.18%) Windows XP
9 8 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.47%) Windows Vista
11 6 (2.12%) VMS
12 4 (1.41%) Windows 7
13 3 (1.06%) HPUX
14 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.35%) Android
14 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (23.32%) E-Commerce
2 50 (17.67%) ITIL
3 41 (14.49%) UML
4 40 (14.13%) Change Management
5 25 (8.83%) Test Scripting
6 21 (7.42%) Problem Management
7 20 (7.07%) Business Analysis
8 19 (6.71%) GAP Analysis
8 19 (6.71%) PRINCE2
9 15 (5.30%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (5.30%) Project Planning
9 15 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (5.30%) Analytics
10 14 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (4.95%) Workflow
11 13 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (4.59%) Project Management
12 12 (4.24%) Data Security
12 12 (4.24%) Practice Management
12 12 (4.24%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 86 (30.39%) SQL
2 49 (17.31%) Java
3 27 (9.54%) Shell Script
4 26 (9.19%) Perl
5 24 (8.48%) Bash Shell
6 20 (7.07%) C#
7 18 (6.36%) T-SQL
8 15 (5.30%) C
9 14 (4.95%) JavaScript
10 11 (3.89%) VBA
11 10 (3.53%) VB
12 9 (3.18%) C++
13 5 (1.77%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.77%) Python
14 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (21.91%) Degree
2 17 (6.01%) CCA
3 13 (4.59%) ISEB
4 4 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.06%) CCNP
6 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCSA
7 1 (0.35%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) MCP
7 1 (0.35%) MCSE
7 1 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 17 (6.01%) PCI DSS
2 16 (5.65%) QA
3 12 (4.24%) ISO 8583
4 5 (1.77%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.12%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.12%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (1.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 97 (34.28%) Microsoft
2 70 (24.73%) Oracle
3 41 (14.49%) IBM
4 15 (5.30%) VMware
5 9 (3.18%) JBoss
6 8 (2.83%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.47%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.12%) HP
8 6 (2.12%) Citrix
8 6 (2.12%) Demandware
9 5 (1.77%) SAP
10 4 (1.41%) Cisco
10 4 (1.41%) EnterpriseDB
11 3 (1.06%) Hitwise
11 3 (1.06%) Perforce
11 3 (1.06%) Google
11 3 (1.06%) Brocade
11 3 (1.06%) Riverbed
12 2 (0.71%) Coremetrics
12 2 (0.71%) comScore
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: to £26,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000
Posted: Yesterday
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
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