Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 36 72 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 11.32% 25.35% 27.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.65% 26.28% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 65 85
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £34,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.12% +11.48% -12.23%
10th Percentile £20,650 £22,050 £23,350
90th Percentile £53,500 £48,750 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £34,312 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.29% +5.58% -7.14%

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 309 274 331
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 96.48% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 286 244 299
Chester median annual salary £41,870 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.65% +15.38% -16.67%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Chester

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

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

1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) ERP
3 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
4 7 (19.44%) SAP
5 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (16.67%) ABAP
5 6 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 6 (16.67%) Retail
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) SAP BPC
5 6 (16.67%) Big Data
6 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
6 5 (13.89%) Google
6 5 (13.89%) Oracle
6 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (11.11%) CMS
7 4 (11.11%) User Experience
7 4 (11.11%) Twitter
7 4 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (8.33%) Tableau
8 3 (8.33%) R
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.33%) User Stories

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 4 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SAP BPC
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.78%) BPCS
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.78%) Infor LN
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.78%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (5.56%) GitHub
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Big Data
1 6 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (2.78%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Publishing
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) ERP
2 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
5 4 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) ETL
6 3 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.33%) User Stories
6 3 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) ABAP
2 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) R
4 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ISEB
1 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) SAP
2 5 (13.89%) Google
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Twitter
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Tableau
5 2 (5.56%) Infor
5 2 (5.56%) Sage
6 1 (2.78%) Baan
6 1 (2.78%) Epicor
6 1 (2.78%) IFS
6 1 (2.78%) SYSPRO
6 1 (2.78%) VMware