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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 20.59% 4.55% 26.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.14% 4.55% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +74.60%
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
29 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 85.29% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Westminster

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (38.89%) QA
3 7 (38.89%) R
3 7 (38.89%) Semantic Web
3 7 (38.89%) Taxonomies
3 7 (38.89%) Ontologies
3 7 (38.89%) Statistics
3 7 (38.89%) Data Quality
3 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
3 7 (38.89%) SAS
3 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) VB
3 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (38.89%) SPSS
3 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Google
5 4 (22.22%) Marketing
5 4 (22.22%) Google Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Local Government
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (38.89%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) SPSS
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Local Government
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Semantic Web
2 7 (38.89%) Statistics
2 7 (38.89%) Taxonomies
2 7 (38.89%) Ontologies
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Online Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
1 7 (38.89%) VB
1 7 (38.89%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
1 7 (38.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Coremetrics
2 2 (11.11%) Hitwise
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix