Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 17 2
Rank change year-on-year -18 -15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 49 113 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.29% 13.76% 25.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.47% 14.09% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 46 103 154
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £37,600 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +0.27% +19.05%
10th Percentile £18,125 £25,000 £18,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

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 468 802 639
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.32% 97.69% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 399 687 530
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.37%) Windows
5 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
5 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
6 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
6 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
6 8 (16.33%) Smartphone
6 8 (16.33%) SMTP
6 8 (16.33%) DHCP
6 8 (16.33%) HTTP
6 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
6 8 (16.33%) DNS
6 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (16.33%) SLA
6 8 (16.33%) Finance
6 8 (16.33%) Handset
6 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
6 8 (16.33%) Threat Intelligence
7 7 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 7 (14.29%) Firewall
7 7 (14.29%) Internet
7 7 (14.29%) Python
7 7 (14.29%) Perl
7 7 (14.29%) PHP
7 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DHCP
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
1 8 (16.33%) HTTP
1 8 (16.33%) SMTP
1 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
3 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.04%) LDAP
3 1 (2.04%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.04%) Telnet
3 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.12%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Power BI
4 1 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.04%) QlikView
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) Selenium
3 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.12%) NUnit
4 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) Handset
2 8 (16.33%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
1 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
2 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
2 8 (16.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 7 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 7 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
3 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (12.24%) Acceptance Criteria
4 6 (12.24%) Scrum
4 6 (12.24%) User Stories
5 5 (10.20%) Business Development
5 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.20%) Forensic Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security
6 4 (8.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 7 (14.29%) Perl
2 7 (14.29%) PHP
2 7 (14.29%) Python
3 5 (10.20%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) C
5 1 (2.04%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
2 6 (12.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.16%) ISEB
4 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) COBIT
3 1 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Snort
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Splunk
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Tableau