The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 15 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 20.83% 8.89% 27.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.13% 9.09% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 29
Average salary £18,573 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.71% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,750 £30,600 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,600 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan 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
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 44 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 98.61% 97.78% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 106
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Analyst
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Wigan

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Wigan

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
3 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 7 (21.88%) MS Office
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) Logistics
6 5 (15.63%) Change Management
6 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.63%) Smart Meter
6 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) VMware
7 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (12.50%) Citrix
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle
8 3 (9.38%) Selenium
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.38%) .NET
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Windows
8 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
9 2 (6.25%) Health Informatics
9 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
9 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (15.63%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.25%) Health Informatics
2 2 (6.25%) Informatics
3 1 (3.13%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 6 (18.75%) Logistics
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Web Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle