Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Blackpool during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 14 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 18 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 15.25% 12.20% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.52% 12.50% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 5
Blackpool median annual salary £30,000 £37,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.92% +64.44% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,550 £20,950
90th Percentile £63,284 £46,750 £28,750
Lancashire median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Blackpool
Permanent vacancies in Blackpool with a recognized job title 116 40 58
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.31% 97.56% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 107 32 50
Blackpool median annual salary £47,638 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.11% -4.76% +26.72%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,000 £25,200
90th Percentile £70,000 £52,125 £53,380
Lancashire median annual salary £39,000 £35,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.64% -3.42% +4.29%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Blackpool

Analyst
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Blackpool

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Blackpool over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Blackpool

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Blackpool region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
3 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) Coaching
4 5 (27.78%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Service Design
4 5 (27.78%) Business Process Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) ISEB
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 4 (22.22%) Selenium
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (16.67%) Android
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) WSUS
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DSL
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
3 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Business Process Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Coaching
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Service Design
4 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) WSUS
2 2 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) McAfee
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) Wyse