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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 158 72 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.69% 19.62% 26.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.05% 19.94% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 132 58 73
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
584 361 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.96% 98.37% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 442 281 322
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 111 (38.01%) Finance
2 109 (37.33%) Retail
3 85 (29.11%) SQL
4 82 (28.08%) Microsoft
5 77 (26.37%) MS Office
6 65 (22.26%) Oracle
7 62 (21.23%) Windows
8 57 (19.52%) Degree
9 55 (18.84%) Banking
10 53 (18.15%) Linux
11 52 (17.81%) UNIX
11 52 (17.81%) E-Commerce
11 52 (17.81%) Java
12 50 (17.12%) Analytical Skills
13 42 (14.38%) ITIL
13 42 (14.38%) UML
13 42 (14.38%) MS Excel
14 39 (13.36%) Tomcat
14 39 (13.36%) Change Management
15 37 (12.67%) J2EE
16 36 (12.33%) Active Directory
17 34 (11.64%) GAP Analysis
18 33 (11.30%) Business Analysis
19 32 (10.96%) FTP
20 31 (10.62%) IBM
21 28 (9.59%) Project Management
22 27 (9.25%) WebSphere
22 27 (9.25%) Retail Banking
23 26 (8.90%) Bash Shell
23 26 (8.90%) Middleware

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 39 (13.36%) Tomcat
2 27 (9.25%) WebSphere
3 25 (8.56%) IIS
4 24 (8.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (8.22%) MQSeries
4 24 (8.22%) IBM HTTP Server
5 16 (5.48%) MS Exchange
6 15 (5.14%) Apache
7 13 (4.45%) SharePoint
8 9 (3.08%) JBoss
9 7 (2.40%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (2.05%) Lync
10 6 (2.05%) CMS
11 5 (1.71%) WorkSite
12 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 77 (26.37%) MS Office
2 42 (14.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.74%) MS Project
5 5 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (5.14%) FLEXCUBE
1 15 (5.14%) Temenos T24
1 15 (5.14%) Finacle
2 9 (3.08%) RiskWrite
2 9 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.08%) Agresso
3 8 (2.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Office 365
2 2 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.96%) FTP
2 24 (8.22%) HTTP
3 15 (5.14%) Firewall
4 13 (4.45%) VPN
5 12 (4.11%) DNS
6 11 (3.77%) DHCP
7 10 (3.42%) LAN
8 8 (2.74%) WAN
8 8 (2.74%) TCP/IP
9 7 (2.40%) Internet
10 6 (2.05%) Wireless
11 5 (1.71%) SAN
11 5 (1.71%) VoIP
12 4 (1.37%) SMS
12 4 (1.37%) MPLS
13 3 (1.03%) OSPF
13 3 (1.03%) BGP
13 3 (1.03%) VPLS
14 2 (0.68%) PuTTY
14 2 (0.68%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.22%) DB2
3 20 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.11%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.40%) QlikView
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.68%) MySQL
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.68%) MS Access
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (3.42%) Rational Rose
2 9 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (2.40%) JIRA
4 3 (1.03%) Selenium
5 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.68%) Toad
6 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 111 (38.01%) Finance
2 109 (37.33%) Retail
3 55 (18.84%) Banking
4 27 (9.25%) Retail Banking
5 25 (8.56%) Manufacturing
6 16 (5.48%) Law
7 13 (4.45%) Legal
8 8 (2.74%) Marketing
9 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.67%) J2EE
2 26 (8.90%) Middleware
3 24 (8.22%) JDBC
4 14 (4.79%) HTML
5 11 (3.77%) CSS
6 4 (1.37%) Web Services
7 3 (1.03%) .NET
8 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.68%) COM
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.12%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.74%) Clustering
5 7 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.05%) Handset
6 6 (2.05%) EPoS
7 4 (1.37%) APACS
7 4 (1.37%) IVR
7 4 (1.37%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.37%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.03%) User Experience
9 1 (0.34%) DTV
9 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.34%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.23%) Windows
2 53 (18.15%) Linux
3 52 (17.81%) UNIX
4 26 (8.90%) Solaris
5 24 (8.22%) AIX
6 13 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.74%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.05%) VMS
9 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.05%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.34%) HPUX
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.81%) E-Commerce
2 42 (14.38%) ITIL
2 42 (14.38%) UML
3 39 (13.36%) Change Management
4 34 (11.64%) GAP Analysis
5 33 (11.30%) Business Analysis
6 28 (9.59%) Project Management
7 25 (8.56%) PRINCE2
8 24 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (7.53%) Test Scripting
10 20 (6.85%) Problem Management
11 19 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (5.82%) Project Planning
12 17 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.48%) Requirements Analysis
13 16 (5.48%) Use Case
14 15 (5.14%) Time Management
14 15 (5.14%) Quality Management
14 15 (5.14%) Workflow
14 15 (5.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 85 (29.11%) SQL
2 52 (17.81%) Java
3 26 (8.90%) Bash Shell
4 24 (8.22%) Shell Script
5 23 (7.88%) Perl
6 15 (5.14%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.45%) C#
8 12 (4.11%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.08%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.08%) C
10 6 (2.05%) C++
11 3 (1.03%) VBA
12 2 (0.68%) AWK
12 2 (0.68%) Korn
12 2 (0.68%) VBScript
12 2 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (19.52%) Degree
2 16 (5.48%) ISEB
3 4 (1.37%) CCA
3 4 (1.37%) CCNP
3 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CCIE
5 1 (0.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.77%) QA
2 9 (3.08%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.37%) ISO 8583
3 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.03%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.05%) Terminal Server
3 6 (2.05%) Terminal Services
3 6 (2.05%) Samba
3 6 (2.05%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) XenApp
5 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.68%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (28.08%) Microsoft
2 65 (22.26%) Oracle
3 31 (10.62%) IBM
4 15 (5.14%) VMware
5 14 (4.79%) Citrix
5 14 (4.79%) Cisco
6 13 (4.45%) Cognos
7 10 (3.42%) Business Objects
8 9 (3.08%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.74%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.40%) EnterpriseDB
11 6 (2.05%) SAP
12 5 (1.71%) HP
13 3 (1.03%) Tealeaf
13 3 (1.03%) Hitwise
13 3 (1.03%) comScore
13 3 (1.03%) Tableau
13 3 (1.03%) Adobe
13 3 (1.03%) Google
13 3 (1.03%) Coremetrics
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