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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 18 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 10 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 10.99% 4.00% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.99% 4.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 16
Average salary £27,750 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 - £43,750
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
91 25 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 23 76
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Wigan

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (30.00%) Manual Testing
1 9 (30.00%) Automation Testing
2 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (6.67%) Windows
6 2 (6.67%) Firewall
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Selenium
6 2 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Test Management
7 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Finance
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Manual Testing
1 9 (30.00%) Automation Testing
2 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Test Management
7 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) UML
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) VMware