Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 404 548 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.87% 14.62% 14.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.17% 14.98% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 350 434 411
Bristol median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,000 £24,325 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £52,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 3,618 3,657 3,204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.57% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,977 3,037 2,796
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 September 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 September 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 +2 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 146 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (31.68%) SQL
3 113 (27.97%) Finance
4 87 (21.53%) Test Automation
5 70 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (16.58%) Selenium
7 66 (16.34%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (15.59%) SDLC
9 61 (15.10%) Microsoft
10 59 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
11 58 (14.36%) C#
12 55 (13.61%) SQL Server
13 51 (12.62%) Java
14 49 (12.13%) ITIL
14 49 (12.13%) Scrum
14 49 (12.13%) Business Analysis
15 48 (11.88%) QA
16 47 (11.63%) Windows
17 45 (11.14%) Degree
18 43 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 41 (10.15%) Python
20 40 (9.90%) Microsoft Excel
21 36 (8.91%) Security Cleared
22 35 (8.66%) Marketing
23 34 (8.42%) .NET
24 33 (8.17%) Project Management
25 32 (7.92%) T-SQL
26 31 (7.67%) HTML
27 29 (7.18%) Manual Testing
27 29 (7.18%) Analytics

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 11 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (0.99%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.74%) Confluence
5 2 (0.50%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.50%) CMS
5 2 (0.50%) WordPress
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 40 (9.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.50%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.50%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
2 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.20%) Office 365
3 18 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.98%) SaaS
5 3 (0.74%) IaaS
6 2 (0.50%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.50%) GitHub
6 2 (0.50%) Runscope
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.25%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (1.49%) Firewall
4 5 (1.24%) LAN
4 5 (1.24%) WAN
5 4 (0.99%) DHCP
5 4 (0.99%) DNS
5 4 (0.99%) HTTP
5 4 (0.99%) Skype
5 4 (0.99%) SMS
6 3 (0.74%) Internet
6 3 (0.74%) Network Security
7 2 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.50%) NAS
7 2 (0.50%) SAN
7 2 (0.50%) VPN
8 1 (0.25%) Broadband
8 1 (0.25%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (5.45%) Power BI
4 17 (4.21%) QlikView
5 16 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.71%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (3.22%) Big Data
8 10 (2.48%) MySQL
9 9 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (2.23%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.73%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.49%) Spotfire
13 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.99%) PowerPivot
15 3 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 67 (16.58%) Selenium
2 23 (5.69%) JIRA
3 18 (4.46%) Cucumber
4 17 (4.21%) Protractor
5 16 (3.96%) JUnit
5 16 (3.96%) TestNG
6 14 (3.47%) Jasmine
7 12 (2.97%) WebDriver
8 11 (2.72%) JMeter
8 11 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (2.48%) SpecFlow
10 9 (2.23%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.49%) Appium
11 6 (1.49%) Git (software)
11 6 (1.49%) TestComplete
12 4 (0.99%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.99%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.74%) Calabash
13 3 (0.74%) Fiddler
13 3 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
General
1 113 (27.97%) Finance
2 35 (8.66%) Marketing
3 24 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.21%) Retail
5 14 (3.47%) Electronics
6 13 (3.22%) Banking
7 12 (2.97%) Law
8 9 (2.23%) Legal
9 6 (1.49%) Back Office
10 5 (1.24%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.50%) Billing
11 2 (0.50%) Military
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.42%) .NET
2 31 (7.67%) HTML
3 18 (4.46%) CSS
4 15 (3.71%) Web Services
5 14 (3.47%) XML
6 7 (1.73%) EDI
7 6 (1.49%) SOAP
8 5 (1.24%) Node.js
8 5 (1.24%) REST
9 3 (0.74%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.50%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.50%) HTML5
10 2 (0.50%) jQuery
10 2 (0.50%) JSON
10 2 (0.50%) XHTML
10 2 (0.50%) XSLT
11 1 (0.25%) Ajax
11 1 (0.25%) CSS3
11 1 (0.25%) React
11 1 (0.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 70 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.48%) Fintech
5 9 (2.23%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.73%) User Experience
8 4 (0.99%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.50%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.50%) iPad
10 2 (0.50%) iPhone
10 2 (0.50%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.25%) CMDB
11 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.63%) Windows
2 18 (4.46%) Windows Server
3 17 (4.21%) Linux
4 15 (3.71%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.72%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.49%) Unix
7 4 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.50%) AIX
8 2 (0.50%) Android
8 2 (0.50%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (21.53%) Test Automation
3 66 (16.34%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (15.59%) SDLC
5 59 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
6 49 (12.13%) Business Analysis
6 49 (12.13%) ITIL
6 49 (12.13%) Scrum
7 33 (8.17%) Project Management
8 29 (7.18%) Analytics
8 29 (7.18%) Manual Testing
9 24 (5.94%) Waterfall
10 23 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (5.45%) DevOps
11 22 (5.45%) Software Testing
12 20 (4.95%) ERP
12 20 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (4.70%) ETL
13 19 (4.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (31.68%) SQL
2 58 (14.36%) C#
3 51 (12.62%) Java
4 41 (10.15%) Python
5 32 (7.92%) T-SQL
6 21 (5.20%) JavaScript
7 18 (4.46%) C
8 16 (3.96%) VBA
9 12 (2.97%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.72%) C++
10 11 (2.72%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.24%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.99%) R
13 3 (0.74%) Ruby
14 2 (0.50%) PHP
15 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.25%) Julia
15 1 (0.25%) Perl
15 1 (0.25%) VB
15 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (11.14%) Degree
2 36 (8.91%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 23 (5.69%) ISEB
5 21 (5.20%) ISTQB
6 18 (4.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (2.48%) CITP
7 10 (2.48%) IIBA
8 9 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.99%) SANS
12 3 (0.74%) CCNA
12 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.50%) CCENT
13 2 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.25%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.88%) QA
2 15 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.71%) SLA
3 9 (2.23%) GDPR
4 6 (1.49%) PMO
5 4 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.99%) GPG13
6 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.25%) EMIR
7 1 (0.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 26 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.50%) Docker
4 2 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (1.49%) HP ALM
2 4 (0.99%) SCCM
3 3 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.50%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (0.50%) PTC Integrity
5 1 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (15.10%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.19%) Tableau
3 21 (5.20%) SAP
4 19 (4.70%) Oracle
5 15 (3.71%) VMware
6 14 (3.47%) Cognos
7 8 (1.98%) HP
8 5 (1.24%) McAfee
8 5 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.99%) Epicor
9 4 (0.99%) IBM
10 3 (0.74%) Apple
10 3 (0.74%) Cisco
10 3 (0.74%) Citrix
10 3 (0.74%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.74%) Sophos
11 2 (0.50%) Baan
11 2 (0.50%) BT
11 2 (0.50%) Mitel
11 2 (0.50%) PTC