Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 25 69 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 9.96% 17.78% 15.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.25% 18.35% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 33
Chester median annual salary £41,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.67% -7.69% +12.07%
10th Percentile £23,850 £19,000 £21,800
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,500 £53,250
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,279
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.10% +0.08%

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 244 376 277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.21% 96.91% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 218 329 220
Chester median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -7.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,350 £24,250
90th Percentile £69,125 £59,250 £57,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Chester

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (20.00%) JIRA
5 5 (20.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) CMS
6 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
6 4 (16.00%) Power BI
7 3 (12.00%) Big Data
7 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (12.00%) Finance
7 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
8 2 (8.00%) HTML
8 2 (8.00%) ERP

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 (16.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) Power BI
4 3 (12.00%) Big Data
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
6 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Data Strategy
6 2 (8.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Google
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.00%) Tableau
1 2 (8.00%) Twitter
2 1 (4.00%) Sage
2 1 (4.00%) Teradata