The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 57 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.28% 1.39% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.47% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,026
% change year-on-year
- +3.68%
Senior 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
517 339 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.29% 94.17% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 374 258 229
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Watford region.

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (29.03%) PKI
4 9 (29.03%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) Security Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Security Architecture
4 9 (29.03%) Database Security
5 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
5 8 (25.81%) Lync
5 8 (25.81%) Degree
5 8 (25.81%) Retail
5 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
5 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
6 6 (19.35%) C#
6 6 (19.35%) MS Office
6 6 (19.35%) Banking
6 6 (19.35%) Change Management
7 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
8 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.68%) Law
9 3 (9.68%) Practice Management
9 3 (9.68%) CMS
9 3 (9.68%) UML
9 3 (9.68%) VB

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) Lync
1 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MS Access
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Retail
3 6 (19.35%) Banking
4 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
5 3 (9.68%) Law
6 1 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) Online Banking
2 2 (6.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Risk Assessment
1 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (29.03%) Risk Analysis
1 9 (29.03%) Security Testing
1 9 (29.03%) Security Architecture
1 9 (29.03%) Database Security
2 6 (19.35%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Practice Management
4 3 (9.68%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Use Case
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Qualitative Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
3 6 (19.35%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
6 1 (3.23%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCA
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Coremetrics
3 1 (3.23%) Hitwise
3 1 (3.23%) comScore
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) IBM