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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 135 70 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.73% 14.89% 25.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.73% 15.22% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 115 62 136
Median salary £47,500 £45,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.97% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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
546 460 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.96% 97.87% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 464 391 453
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 110 (47.62%) Finance
2 81 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (25.11%) SQL
4 51 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (19.05%) Java
6 41 (17.75%) Microsoft
7 36 (15.58%) Linux
8 34 (14.72%) MS Excel
9 32 (13.85%) Unix
9 32 (13.85%) Oracle
10 31 (13.42%) MS Office
11 30 (12.99%) Scrum
12 27 (11.69%) Business Analysis
13 26 (11.26%) Retail
13 26 (11.26%) Windows
13 26 (11.26%) SDLC
14 25 (10.82%) Python
15 24 (10.39%) Selenium
16 23 (9.96%) QA
17 22 (9.52%) HP UFT
18 21 (9.09%) Shell Script
19 20 (8.66%) HP
19 20 (8.66%) Functional Testing
19 20 (8.66%) Mentoring
20 19 (8.23%) Waterfall
20 19 (8.23%) WebLogic
21 18 (7.79%) Risk Assessment
21 18 (7.79%) Risk Analysis
21 18 (7.79%) Automation Testing
22 16 (6.93%) Planview

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 19 (8.23%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.49%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.03%) JBoss
5 6 (2.60%) MS Project Server
6 5 (2.16%) Confluence
6 5 (2.16%) SugarCRM
7 3 (1.30%) CMS
7 3 (1.30%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
Applications
1 34 (14.72%) MS Excel
2 31 (13.42%) MS Office
3 10 (4.33%) MS Project
4 9 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.16%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.16%) Sage CRM
3 4 (1.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.73%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.73%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.30%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.30%) SAP FI-AP
4 3 (1.30%) SAP FI-AR
4 3 (1.30%) SAP PS
4 3 (1.30%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.87%) Finacle
5 2 (0.87%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.87%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.87%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) G Suite
2 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.90%) DNS
1 9 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.46%) Network Security
3 7 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (3.03%) VPN
4 6 (2.60%) DHCP
4 6 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (1.73%) Firewall
5 4 (1.73%) PBX
6 3 (1.30%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.87%) LAN
7 2 (0.87%) WAN
8 1 (0.43%) AMQP
8 1 (0.43%) FTP
8 1 (0.43%) MPLS
8 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.46%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.30%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.87%) DB2
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.43%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (0.43%) MySQL
6 1 (0.43%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (10.39%) Selenium
2 22 (9.52%) HP UFT
3 14 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 12 (5.19%) LoadRunner
5 9 (3.90%) WebDriver
6 8 (3.46%) JIRA
7 5 (2.16%) JUnit
7 5 (2.16%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.73%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.73%) Maven
9 1 (0.43%) Ant
9 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.43%) FishEye
9 1 (0.43%) Gradle
9 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.43%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.43%) Subversion
9 1 (0.43%) Zephyr
General
1 110 (47.62%) Finance
2 26 (11.26%) Retail
3 14 (6.06%) Banking
4 11 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.16%) Marketing
5 5 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.87%) Legal
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.19%) Hibernate
1 12 (5.19%) Spring
2 9 (3.90%) Java EE
2 9 (3.90%) REST
2 9 (3.90%) SOAP
2 9 (3.90%) Web Services
3 8 (3.46%) XML
4 7 (3.03%) Ajax
4 7 (3.03%) GWT
4 7 (3.03%) HTML
5 6 (2.60%) CSS
6 5 (2.16%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.16%) CSS3
6 5 (2.16%) Ember.js
6 5 (2.16%) HTML5
6 5 (2.16%) JSON
7 3 (1.30%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.30%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.30%) RESTful
8 2 (0.87%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.33%) PKI
3 8 (3.46%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.46%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.03%) Handset
5 6 (2.60%) FMCG
5 6 (2.60%) NHS
6 5 (2.16%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.16%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.73%) Fintech
7 4 (1.73%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.30%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.30%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.30%) Physics
9 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.58%) Linux
2 32 (13.85%) Unix
3 26 (11.26%) Windows
4 9 (3.90%) Windows 7
4 9 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) Android
6 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.99%) Scrum
3 27 (11.69%) Business Analysis
4 26 (11.26%) SDLC
5 20 (8.66%) Functional Testing
5 20 (8.66%) Mentoring
6 19 (8.23%) Waterfall
7 18 (7.79%) Automation Testing
7 18 (7.79%) Risk Analysis
7 18 (7.79%) Risk Assessment
8 15 (6.49%) User Stories
9 14 (6.06%) Security Architecture
10 13 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.63%) Use Case
11 12 (5.19%) Information Security
11 12 (5.19%) ITIL
11 12 (5.19%) Project Management
11 12 (5.19%) Test Automation
12 11 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 58 (25.11%) SQL
2 44 (19.05%) Java
3 25 (10.82%) Python
4 21 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 13 (5.63%) C#
6 12 (5.19%) Perl
7 9 (3.90%) AWK
7 9 (3.90%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.73%) VBA
10 3 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.30%) Ruby
10 3 (1.30%) VB
11 2 (0.87%) C
11 2 (0.87%) C++
11 2 (0.87%) PHP
12 1 (0.43%) RPG
12 1 (0.43%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 14 (6.06%) Degree
2 12 (5.19%) CEH
3 9 (3.90%) SSCP
4 5 (2.16%) ACCA
4 5 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.30%) CISSP
5 3 (1.30%) GCIH
5 3 (1.30%) GIAC
5 3 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.87%) AAT
6 2 (0.87%) CCNP
6 2 (0.87%) CIMA
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.43%) CCNA
7 1 (0.43%) MCP
7 1 (0.43%) MCSA
7 1 (0.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.96%) QA
2 9 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.16%) SLA
4 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.43%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.60%) Terminal Services
2 6 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.60%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.43%) Docker
3 1 (0.43%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Nessus
1 3 (1.30%) Nmap
2 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.43%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 41 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.85%) Oracle
3 20 (8.66%) HP
4 16 (6.93%) Planview
5 11 (4.76%) SAP
6 8 (3.46%) Cognos
7 7 (3.03%) VMware
8 6 (2.60%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.16%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.16%) Sage
9 5 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.73%) IBM
11 2 (0.87%) Cisco
11 2 (0.87%) Citrix
11 2 (0.87%) Google
11 2 (0.87%) hybris
11 2 (0.87%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.87%) Sun
12 1 (0.43%) Equitrac
12 1 (0.43%) Sonatype
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + Attractive Bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + attractive package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Brilliant Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28k Per Annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago