Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Analyst
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 65 50 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 18.01% 17.67% 19.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.52% 17.92% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 48 37 44
Chester median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,400 £21,850
90th Percentile £49,875 £52,250 £50,875
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £34,279 £34,250
% change year-on-year +2.10% +0.08% +8.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 351 279 458
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.23% 98.59% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 308 235 339
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £23,275 £24,500 £23,400
90th Percentile £59,250 £57,500 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Chester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Chester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Chester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Chester

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Chester region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (38.46%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (26.15%) Active Directory
4 15 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (20.00%) Windows
7 12 (18.46%) SAP
8 10 (15.38%) ITIL
8 10 (15.38%) DNS
8 10 (15.38%) LAN
8 10 (15.38%) WAN
8 10 (15.38%) DHCP
8 10 (15.38%) Degree
9 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (13.85%) Finance
10 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
10 8 (12.31%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (12.31%) Visualisation
10 8 (12.31%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
12 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
12 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (9.23%) QA
12 6 (9.23%) VoIP
12 6 (9.23%) Citrix
12 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (3.08%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) GitHub
1 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.38%) DHCP
2 10 (15.38%) DNS
2 10 (15.38%) LAN
2 10 (15.38%) WAN
3 6 (9.23%) SAN
3 6 (9.23%) VoIP
4 5 (7.69%) Intranet
5 3 (4.62%) Firewall
6 2 (3.08%) Internet
6 2 (3.08%) Wireless
7 1 (1.54%) VPN
7 1 (1.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 5 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (7.69%) VLDB
4 3 (4.62%) SAP BW
5 2 (3.08%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.08%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.54%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Automotive
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) EDI
1 5 (7.69%) XML
2 4 (6.15%) JSON
3 3 (4.62%) SOAP
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
4 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.54%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) Kafka
4 1 (1.54%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.54%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.54%) Derivative
5 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
3 5 (7.69%) Android
3 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.08%) Unix
6 1 (1.54%) Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) ITIL
4 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
4 8 (12.31%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (12.31%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (12.31%) Visualisation
5 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (7.69%) Analytics
6 5 (7.69%) Change Management
6 5 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.69%) Web Development
7 4 (6.15%) Data Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) Data Security
7 4 (6.15%) ETL
7 4 (6.15%) Manual Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Scrum
7 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.15%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) Python
3 3 (4.62%) ABAP
3 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.08%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.54%) Java
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) MCSA
2 6 (9.23%) MCSE
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) ISEB
3 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) ACCA
4 2 (3.08%) CIMA
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.54%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) EMIR
3 1 (1.54%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (26.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) SAP
3 6 (9.23%) Citrix
3 6 (9.23%) Google
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) Sage
5 2 (3.08%) Tableau
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) Twitter