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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 113 88 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.20% 15.88% 21.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.84% 16.03% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 97 59 87
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
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
455 549 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.43% 99.10% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 396 412 414
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 24 July 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 93 (40.43%) Finance
2 61 (26.52%) SQL
3 57 (24.78%) Retail
4 43 (18.70%) SAP
5 42 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (16.96%) Unix
6 39 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (15.65%) Banking
8 32 (13.91%) Java
8 32 (13.91%) Microsoft
9 31 (13.48%) MS Excel
10 27 (11.74%) HP
10 27 (11.74%) Oracle
10 27 (11.74%) MS Office
10 27 (11.74%) Test Scripting
11 23 (10.00%) Waterfall
11 23 (10.00%) SAP FI
11 23 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
11 23 (10.00%) SAP CO
12 22 (9.57%) Business Analysis
13 21 (9.13%) QA
14 19 (8.26%) HP Quality Center
15 18 (7.83%) Telecoms
15 18 (7.83%) HP UFT
15 18 (7.83%) GAP Analysis
16 17 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (6.96%) JIRA
17 16 (6.96%) Shell Script
18 15 (6.52%) Windows

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 (3.04%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.61%) NetWeaver
3 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.74%) CMS
4 4 (1.74%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.30%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) JBoss
6 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.74%) MS Office
3 8 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 23 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 23 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (6.52%) Finacle
2 15 (6.52%) FLEXCUBE
2 15 (6.52%) Temenos T24
3 11 (4.78%) SAP PS
3 11 (4.78%) SAP SD
4 6 (2.61%) SAP MM
5 5 (2.17%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.17%) SAP FI-AP
5 5 (2.17%) SAP FI-AR
6 4 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.30%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.87%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.87%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.43%) Maximo
9 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.48%) Network Security
2 6 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (1.74%) Wireless
4 2 (0.87%) ADSL
4 2 (0.87%) Broadband
4 2 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.87%) Firewall
4 2 (0.87%) SCCP
4 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.87%) VoIP
5 1 (0.43%) Intranet
5 1 (0.43%) PBX
5 1 (0.43%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.43%) SSH
5 1 (0.43%) Telnet
5 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.78%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.04%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.04%) SAP BW
3 6 (2.61%) SAP BI
4 4 (1.74%) DB2
4 4 (1.74%) DbVisualizer
4 4 (1.74%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.74%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.87%) Informix
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (7.83%) HP UFT
2 16 (6.96%) JIRA
3 14 (6.09%) Cucumber
3 14 (6.09%) Selenium
4 12 (5.22%) LoadRunner
5 8 (3.48%) ClearQuest
5 8 (3.48%) SoapUI
5 8 (3.48%) WebDriver
6 5 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 93 (40.43%) Finance
2 57 (24.78%) Retail
3 36 (15.65%) Banking
4 18 (7.83%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.65%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.35%) Retail Banking
7 9 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (3.04%) Billing
8 7 (3.04%) Marketing
9 3 (1.30%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.30%) Welsh Language
10 2 (0.87%) Legal
10 2 (0.87%) Military
11 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.91%) HTML
1 9 (3.91%) J2EE
2 8 (3.48%) REST
2 8 (3.48%) SOAP
2 8 (3.48%) XML
3 4 (1.74%) CSS
3 4 (1.74%) Flash
4 3 (1.30%) Web Services
5 2 (0.87%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.87%) Java EE
5 2 (0.87%) JSP
5 2 (0.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.91%) EPoS
2 9 (3.91%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.91%) Virtual Team
3 6 (2.61%) NHS
4 5 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (1.74%) iPad
5 4 (1.74%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.74%) Physics
6 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.30%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.30%) PKI
6 3 (1.30%) Pricing Data
7 2 (0.87%) Statistics
7 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.43%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.96%) Unix
2 15 (6.52%) Windows
3 11 (4.78%) Linux
4 3 (1.30%) Android
4 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.43%) AIX
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (11.74%) Test Scripting
3 23 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 22 (9.57%) Business Analysis
5 18 (7.83%) GAP Analysis
6 17 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (6.52%) Regression Testing
7 15 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (6.52%) Security Architecture
7 15 (6.52%) Translating Business Requirements
7 15 (6.52%) UML
8 14 (6.09%) Functional Testing
8 14 (6.09%) Process Improvement
9 13 (5.65%) Network Architecture
9 13 (5.65%) Project Management
9 13 (5.65%) Test Automation
9 13 (5.65%) Test Management
10 12 (5.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (26.52%) SQL
2 32 (13.91%) Java
3 16 (6.96%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 8 (3.48%) VB
6 7 (3.04%) ABAP
6 7 (3.04%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.61%) VBA
8 3 (1.30%) C
9 2 (0.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.43%) C++
10 1 (0.43%) COBOL
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (6.09%) Degree
2 13 (5.65%) ACCA
3 9 (3.91%) ISEB
4 6 (2.61%) CEH
4 6 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.17%) AAT
5 5 (2.17%) CIMA
6 3 (1.30%) CCNP
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.30%) CISSP
6 3 (1.30%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.30%) GCIH
6 3 (1.30%) GIAC
6 3 (1.30%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.87%) CCA
7 2 (0.87%) CCDE
7 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.13%) QA
2 7 (3.04%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (8.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.43%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 43 (18.70%) SAP
2 32 (13.91%) Microsoft
3 27 (11.74%) HP
3 27 (11.74%) Oracle
4 13 (5.65%) IBM
5 6 (2.61%) ComArch
6 5 (2.17%) Cisco
7 4 (1.74%) JDA
7 4 (1.74%) WSO2
8 3 (1.30%) Sage
8 3 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.30%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.87%) BT
9 2 (0.87%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.87%) Cognos
9 2 (0.87%) Google
9 2 (0.87%) VMware
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe
10 1 (0.43%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
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