The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 14 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 19.44% 10.20% 25.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 10.64% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 29
Average salary £19,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.11% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,900 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 47 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 97.22% 95.92% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 111
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Analyst
Manchester

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 30 July 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Wigan

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
3 10 (31.25%) Degree
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Logistics
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) MS Office
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) Change Management
6 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.63%) Smart Meter
7 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (12.50%) Health Informatics
7 4 (12.50%) VMware
7 4 (12.50%) Informatics
7 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.50%) Benchmarking
7 4 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.38%) .NET
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
8 3 (9.38%) Selenium
9 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
9 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) 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%) Legal
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 4 (12.50%) Health Informatics
2 4 (12.50%) Informatics
3 1 (3.13%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (18.75%) Logistics
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Benchmarking
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Web Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 4 (12.50%) VMware