Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Analyst was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Software Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 159 159
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 15 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.54% 0.45% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.46% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 59
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £31,500 £32,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.56% +14.29% -13.85%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £38,900 £45,050 £47,500
South East median annual salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.14% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,701 2,853 3,848
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 97.74% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,158 2,408 3,105
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,725 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Software Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Software Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Software Analyst
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Software Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Milton Keynes +2 12 £30,500 -4.69% 2
High Wycombe - 2 £35,000 -
Software Analyst
South East

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Software Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) User Stories
1 3 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (13.33%) PDA
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7

Software Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PDA
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (20.00%) User Stories
2 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Snow