Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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

Analyst
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 29 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 51 53 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.67% 11.91% 13.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.07% 12.62% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 98
Cheltenham median annual salary £35,000 £24,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £17,950 £26,025
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +10.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 632 420 859
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.04% 94.38% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 523 353 662
Cheltenham median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cheltenham

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Cheltenham

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Cheltenham region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 14 (27.45%) ISEB
4 12 (23.53%) Linux
4 12 (23.53%) Finance
4 12 (23.53%) Scrum
5 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
6 10 (19.61%) Selenium
6 10 (19.61%) Kanban
6 10 (19.61%) BDD
6 10 (19.61%) Java
6 10 (19.61%) SQL
7 9 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 9 (17.65%) QA
7 9 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (15.69%) Mac OS
8 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.73%) HTML
9 7 (13.73%) CSS
9 7 (13.73%) SLA
9 7 (13.73%) XML
9 7 (13.73%) FTP
9 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
9 7 (13.73%) SpecFlow
9 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
9 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (11.76%) Windows
10 6 (11.76%) C++
10 6 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (9.80%) Python

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) FTP
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
2 5 (9.80%) Firewall
3 4 (7.84%) HTTP
3 4 (7.84%) Internet
3 4 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.84%) SMTP
3 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) DHCP
4 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.96%) Power BI
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Selenium
2 7 (13.73%) SpecFlow
3 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.92%) JIRA
4 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) CSS
1 7 (13.73%) HTML
1 7 (13.73%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.92%) JDBC
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 8 (15.69%) Mac OS
3 6 (11.76%) Windows
4 4 (7.84%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
4 10 (19.61%) BDD
4 10 (19.61%) Kanban
5 9 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
7 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) Process Management
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.84%) Information Security
10 4 (7.84%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (7.84%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (7.84%) Time Management
10 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) Java
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) C++
3 5 (9.80%) Python
4 4 (7.84%) C
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 3 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) VBA
7 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) ISEB
2 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) CISSP
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) CISM
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) ECSA
4 1 (1.96%) GWAPT
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 7 (13.73%) SLA
3 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Sun
3 1 (1.96%) Citrix
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) VMware