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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank - 7 23
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 0 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 22.22% 9.59%
As % of the Job Titles category - 22.22% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 7
Average salary - £27,500 £27,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.73%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
63 81 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 100.00% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 75 70
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
2 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) MS Office
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) System Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
1 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle