Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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

Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 14 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 463 488 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.78% 13.36% 14.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.13% 13.72% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 390 377 442
Bristol median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,150 £22,525
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.41% -1.39% +2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,816 3,557 3,358
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.37% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,170 2,957 2,927
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £66,175
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Bristol

Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Bristol

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Bristol

Analyst
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth 0 1 £25,500 -7.27%
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 Bristol region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 163 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (24.62%) SQL
3 113 (24.41%) Finance
4 83 (17.93%) Problem-Solving
5 81 (17.49%) Test Automation
6 79 (17.06%) Analytical Skills
7 69 (14.90%) Windows
7 69 (14.90%) Business Analysis
8 64 (13.82%) SDLC
9 61 (13.17%) Degree
10 60 (12.96%) C#
11 59 (12.74%) Scrum
12 54 (11.66%) Selenium
13 53 (11.45%) Java
13 53 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
14 49 (10.58%) Microsoft
15 46 (9.94%) SQL Server
15 46 (9.94%) ITIL
16 45 (9.72%) QA
17 40 (8.64%) Python
17 40 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
18 38 (8.21%) Security Cleared
19 36 (7.78%) Law
19 36 (7.78%) Active Directory
20 35 (7.56%) Waterfall
20 35 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 34 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
22 33 (7.13%) Marketing
23 31 (6.70%) Telecoms
24 30 (6.48%) ISEB

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (2.16%) Skype for Business
2 8 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (1.51%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.08%) Confluence
5 3 (0.65%) CMS
5 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.43%) SAS
6 2 (0.43%) WordPress
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.22%) Kentico
7 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (6.26%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Magento
1 6 (1.30%) Shopify
2 4 (0.86%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 4 (0.86%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.43%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.89%) SaaS
4 15 (3.24%) Office 365
5 5 (1.08%) IaaS
6 4 (0.86%) Slack
6 4 (0.86%) Taleo
7 3 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.43%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.43%) GitHub
8 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.43%) Runscope
9 1 (0.22%) AdWords
9 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.22%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.59%) Skype
2 11 (2.38%) Firewall
3 10 (2.16%) DNS
4 8 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.08%) DHCP
6 5 (1.08%) LAN
6 5 (1.08%) SMS
6 5 (1.08%) VoIP
7 4 (0.86%) SAN
7 4 (0.86%) WAN
8 3 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.65%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.65%) Network Security
9 2 (0.43%) HTTP
9 2 (0.43%) Internet
9 2 (0.43%) NAS
10 1 (0.22%) BGP
10 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (3.67%) Power BI
4 14 (3.02%) Big Data
5 13 (2.81%) QlikView
6 12 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.86%) MySQL
10 4 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.65%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.65%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 54 (11.66%) Selenium
2 21 (4.54%) Cucumber
3 20 (4.32%) JIRA
4 14 (3.02%) JUnit
4 14 (3.02%) Protractor
5 13 (2.81%) SoapUI
6 12 (2.59%) SpecFlow
6 12 (2.59%) TestNG
7 11 (2.38%) Jasmine
8 9 (1.94%) JMeter
8 9 (1.94%) WebDriver
9 8 (1.73%) TestComplete
10 6 (1.30%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.08%) Calabash
11 5 (1.08%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.86%) PeopleTools
12 4 (0.86%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 113 (24.41%) Finance
2 36 (7.78%) Law
3 33 (7.13%) Marketing
4 31 (6.70%) Telecoms
5 24 (5.18%) Legal
6 15 (3.24%) Banking
6 15 (3.24%) Retail
7 14 (3.02%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.81%) Electronics
9 4 (0.86%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.86%) Back Office
10 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.43%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.26%) .NET
2 23 (4.97%) Web Services
3 20 (4.32%) HTML
4 16 (3.46%) CSS
5 12 (2.59%) XML
6 8 (1.73%) SOAP
7 6 (1.30%) XSLT
8 5 (1.08%) REST
9 4 (0.86%) LDAP
10 3 (0.65%) ADSI
10 3 (0.65%) Apache Flex
11 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.43%) HTML5
11 2 (0.43%) jQuery
11 2 (0.43%) XHTML
12 1 (0.22%) COM
12 1 (0.22%) IBM Integration Bus
12 1 (0.22%) JSON
12 1 (0.22%) SAML
12 1 (0.22%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 79 (17.06%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.38%) User Experience
5 8 (1.73%) Blackberry
5 8 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.51%) Fintech
6 7 (1.51%) iPhone
7 6 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.08%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.86%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.65%) Clustering
10 3 (0.65%) PKI
11 2 (0.43%) Acoustics
11 2 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.90%) Windows
2 27 (5.83%) Windows Server
3 25 (5.40%) Linux
4 20 (4.32%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.38%) Windows 10
5 11 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.30%) Unix
8 4 (0.86%) Android
9 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.43%) AIX
10 2 (0.43%) CentOS
10 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (17.93%) Problem-Solving
3 81 (17.49%) Test Automation
4 69 (14.90%) Business Analysis
5 64 (13.82%) SDLC
6 59 (12.74%) Scrum
7 53 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (9.94%) ITIL
9 35 (7.56%) Waterfall
10 34 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (6.48%) Project Management
12 29 (6.26%) Analytics
13 27 (5.83%) Manual Testing
14 24 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (5.18%) Data Analysis
14 24 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (5.18%) User Stories
15 20 (4.32%) Programme Management
16 19 (4.10%) Software Testing
17 18 (3.89%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 114 (24.62%) SQL
2 60 (12.96%) C#
3 53 (11.45%) Java
4 40 (8.64%) Python
5 19 (4.10%) C
6 18 (3.89%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.46%) C++
7 16 (3.46%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.02%) VBA
9 11 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.51%) Objective-C
10 7 (1.51%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.30%) R
12 5 (1.08%) Ruby
12 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.86%) PeopleCode
14 3 (0.65%) PHP
14 3 (0.65%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.43%) Perl
15 2 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (13.17%) Degree
2 38 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.48%) ISEB
4 28 (6.05%) SC Cleared
5 22 (4.75%) ISTQB
6 21 (4.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (2.38%) IIBA
8 9 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (1.73%) CITP
9 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.86%) CCNA
12 4 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.65%) CISSP
13 3 (0.65%) SANS
14 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
14 2 (0.43%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.72%) QA
2 20 (4.32%) SLA
3 16 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.81%) GDPR
5 7 (1.51%) PMO
6 4 (0.86%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.86%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.65%) GPG13
7 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.43%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.22%) COBIT
9 1 (0.22%) EMIR
9 1 (0.22%) FISMA
9 1 (0.22%) MiFID
9 1 (0.22%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.65%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.73%) SCCM
2 5 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (0.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (0.65%) HP ALM
3 3 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.22%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 49 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.05%) Tableau
3 24 (5.18%) VMware
4 21 (4.54%) Oracle
4 21 (4.54%) SAP
5 11 (2.38%) McAfee
6 8 (1.73%) Cisco
6 8 (1.73%) Citrix
7 7 (1.51%) IBM
8 6 (1.30%) Capita
8 6 (1.30%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.08%) Cognos
9 5 (1.08%) HP
10 4 (0.86%) Google
10 4 (0.86%) MobileIron
10 4 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.43%) Cadence
12 2 (0.43%) NetApp
12 2 (0.43%) Red Hat