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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 100 119 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.03% 20.48% 25.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.73% 20.84% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 90 95 97
Median salary £38,000 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
440 571 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.92% 98.28% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 383 464 378
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 27 August 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 98 (43.95%) Finance
2 54 (24.22%) SQL
3 47 (21.08%) Retail
4 44 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (16.14%) Banking
7 35 (15.70%) SAP
8 32 (14.35%) MS Excel
9 31 (13.90%) HP
10 30 (13.45%) Microsoft
11 28 (12.56%) Java
12 27 (12.11%) MS Office
13 26 (11.66%) Unix
14 25 (11.21%) Business Analysis
15 23 (10.31%) Waterfall
16 21 (9.42%) Oracle
16 21 (9.42%) Test Scripting
17 19 (8.52%) Security Architecture
18 18 (8.07%) Windows
18 18 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (7.62%) GAP Analysis
19 17 (7.62%) SAP FI
19 17 (7.62%) SAP FI/CO
19 17 (7.62%) SAP CO
19 17 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
20 16 (7.17%) QA
20 16 (7.17%) Risk Assessment
20 16 (7.17%) HP UFT
21 15 (6.73%) Project Management
21 15 (6.73%) UML

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 7 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.69%) NetWeaver
3 5 (2.24%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.79%) CMS
4 4 (1.79%) SugarCRM
4 4 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.35%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.90%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (14.35%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.11%) MS Office
3 11 (4.93%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (7.62%) SAP CO
1 17 (7.62%) SAP FI
1 17 (7.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (6.73%) Finacle
2 15 (6.73%) FLEXCUBE
2 15 (6.73%) Temenos T24
3 11 (4.93%) SAP PS
3 11 (4.93%) SAP SD
4 6 (2.69%) SAP MM
5 5 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (2.24%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.24%) SAP FI-AP
5 5 (2.24%) SAP FI-AR
6 4 (1.79%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.90%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.93%) Network Security
2 6 (2.69%) Firewall
2 6 (2.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.79%) DNS
4 3 (1.35%) VPN
4 3 (1.35%) Wireless
4 3 (1.35%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.90%) ADSL
5 2 (0.90%) Broadband
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.90%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.90%) PBX
5 2 (0.90%) SCCP
5 2 (0.90%) VoIP
6 1 (0.45%) DHCP
6 1 (0.45%) Intranet
6 1 (0.45%) LAN
6 1 (0.45%) MPLS
6 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.48%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.59%) SAP BI
3 7 (3.14%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.35%) DB2
5 3 (1.35%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.45%) Informix
Development Applications
1 16 (7.17%) HP UFT
2 13 (5.83%) Cucumber
2 13 (5.83%) JIRA
2 13 (5.83%) LoadRunner
2 13 (5.83%) Selenium
3 8 (3.59%) SoapUI
3 8 (3.59%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.24%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 98 (43.95%) Finance
2 47 (21.08%) Retail
3 36 (16.14%) Banking
4 15 (6.73%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.48%) Retail Banking
6 9 (4.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (3.14%) Marketing
8 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.35%) Billing
9 3 (1.35%) Legal
9 3 (1.35%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.90%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.59%) REST
1 8 (3.59%) SOAP
2 6 (2.69%) HTML
2 6 (2.69%) XML
3 5 (2.24%) J2EE
4 3 (1.35%) CSS
4 3 (1.35%) Flash
4 3 (1.35%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.35%) Java EE
4 3 (1.35%) JSP
4 3 (1.35%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.35%) Spring
4 3 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.59%) Virtual Team
4 7 (3.14%) EPoS
5 6 (2.69%) NHS
6 5 (2.24%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.24%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.24%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.79%) Physics
7 4 (1.79%) PKI
8 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.35%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.35%) iPad
8 3 (1.35%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.35%) Pricing Data
9 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.90%) Statistics
10 1 (0.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.66%) Unix
2 18 (8.07%) Windows
3 9 (4.04%) Linux
4 4 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.35%) Android
5 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (11.21%) Business Analysis
3 23 (10.31%) Waterfall
4 21 (9.42%) Test Scripting
5 19 (8.52%) Security Architecture
6 18 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (7.62%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (7.17%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (6.73%) Process Improvement
9 15 (6.73%) Project Management
9 15 (6.73%) Translating Business Requirements
9 15 (6.73%) UML
10 14 (6.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.28%) CRM
10 14 (6.28%) Network Architecture
10 14 (6.28%) SDLC
11 13 (5.83%) Regression Testing
11 13 (5.83%) Test Automation
11 13 (5.83%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (24.22%) SQL
2 28 (12.56%) Java
3 13 (5.83%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.59%) PL/SQL
4 8 (3.59%) VB
5 7 (3.14%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.69%) ABAP
6 6 (2.69%) Python
7 5 (2.24%) VBA
8 4 (1.79%) Perl
9 3 (1.35%) AWK
9 3 (1.35%) C
10 2 (0.90%) C++
11 1 (0.45%) COBOL
11 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (5.83%) ACCA
2 12 (5.38%) Degree
3 7 (3.14%) CEH
3 7 (3.14%) ISEB
4 5 (2.24%) AAT
4 5 (2.24%) CIMA
4 5 (2.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.79%) CCNP
5 4 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.35%) CISSP
6 3 (1.35%) GCIH
6 3 (1.35%) GIAC
7 2 (0.90%) CCDE
7 2 (0.90%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.90%) SSCP
8 1 (0.45%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.17%) QA
2 7 (3.14%) SLA
3 5 (2.24%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.24%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.35%) Nessus
2 3 (1.35%) Nmap
3 2 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.45%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 35 (15.70%) SAP
2 31 (13.90%) HP
3 30 (13.45%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.42%) Oracle
5 8 (3.59%) IBM
6 6 (2.69%) Cisco
7 4 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.79%) Planview
7 4 (1.79%) Sage
7 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.35%) ComArch
8 3 (1.35%) JDA
8 3 (1.35%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.35%) VMware
8 3 (1.35%) WSO2
9 2 (0.90%) BT
9 2 (0.90%) Cognos
9 2 (0.90%) Sun
10 1 (0.45%) Citrix
10 1 (0.45%) Nortel
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