The median annual salary for a Analyst was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 33 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 24.09% 27.85% 16.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.19% 28.21% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 20
Median salary £34,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.47% -6.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £27,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.40% +1.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 156 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 95.62% 98.73% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 113 138 110
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +12.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Chester

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.00%) ISEB
5 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (22.00%) Scrum
7 10 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 9 (18.00%) Manual Testing
9 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (16.00%) Advertising
10 5 (10.00%) ITIL
10 5 (10.00%) Windows
10 5 (10.00%) CRM
10 5 (10.00%) Migration
10 5 (10.00%) Degree
11 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (8.00%) C#
11 4 (8.00%) .NET
11 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
11 4 (8.00%) Analytics
11 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (6.00%) User Stories
12 3 (6.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (6.00%) System Testing
12 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.00%) VPN

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (6.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) FTP
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) VPN
2 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) VoIP
3 2 (4.00%) WLAN
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.00%) Intranet
4 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Power BI
2 1 (2.00%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Selenium
1 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) JSON
2 2 (4.00%) WCF
2 2 (4.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) XSLT
3 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.00%) Derivative
2 1 (2.00%) Equities
2 1 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
4 9 (18.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.00%) CRM
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Migration
7 4 (8.00%) Analytics
7 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.00%) System Testing
8 3 (6.00%) User Stories
8 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.00%) B2B
9 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) R
3 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) VB
3 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) ISEB
2 10 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (6.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) MCTS
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (4.00%) F5
3 2 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
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