The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 22.22% 20.83% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 21.74% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Average salary £35,036 £23,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.32% -26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Westminster 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
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 88.89% 95.83% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Analyst
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Westminster

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Westminster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Westminster region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Westminster

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Local Government
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) SAS
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) SPSS
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (30.00%) R
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (30.00%) Taxonomies
4 3 (30.00%) Ontologies
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) Semantic Web
5 2 (20.00%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SPSS
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Local Government
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Semantic Web
2 3 (30.00%) Statistics
2 3 (30.00%) Taxonomies
2 3 (30.00%) Ontologies
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (30.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VB
1 3 (30.00%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Google