The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Software Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 56 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.21% 0.36% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.37% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +41.02%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software 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
459 547 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.25% 98.92% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 399 418 410
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% -

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Software Analyst in the job title.

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Software Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Software 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 Software Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Informix
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Business One
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Software 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Informix
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP