Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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

Analyst
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 163 276 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.89% 17.88% 15.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.36% 18.19% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 142 228 321
Gloucestershire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £18,600 £21,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,573 1,517 2,107
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 98.25% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,274 1,231 1,709
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Gloucestershire

Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -3 48 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Gloucester -7 32 £37,000 -2.63% 11
Cirencester -2 31 £25,000 -23.08%
Tewkesbury -8 15 £30,000 -20.00%
Stroud +6 3 £40,000 +73.91%
Analyst
South West

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

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

1 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (30.06%) Finance
3 38 (23.31%) SQL
4 31 (19.02%) Windows
5 29 (17.79%) Test Automation
6 28 (17.18%) Security Cleared
6 28 (17.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (16.56%) Waterfall
8 26 (15.95%) Information Security
9 24 (14.72%) Business Analysis
9 24 (14.72%) Self-Motivation
10 22 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (13.50%) Linux
11 21 (12.88%) Java
11 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
12 17 (10.43%) SQL Server
12 17 (10.43%) Degree
12 17 (10.43%) Test Scripting
13 16 (9.82%) MySQL
13 16 (9.82%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (9.20%) DV Cleared
15 13 (7.98%) QA
15 13 (7.98%) Data Analysis
16 12 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 12 (7.36%) JIRA
16 12 (7.36%) Problem Management
16 12 (7.36%) SLA
17 11 (6.75%) Scrum
17 11 (6.75%) Process Management
17 11 (6.75%) HTML

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 9 (5.52%) Confluence
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.61%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.84%) SaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.13%) FTP
2 9 (5.52%) DNS
3 8 (4.91%) HTTP
3 8 (4.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.07%) Firewall
5 2 (1.23%) Internet
5 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.23%) SMTP
6 1 (0.61%) DHCP
6 1 (0.61%) Network Security
6 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.82%) MySQL
3 7 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.07%) Power BI
5 3 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.61%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.61%) GIS
7 1 (0.61%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (7.36%) JIRA
2 11 (6.75%) Cucumber
3 10 (6.13%) Selenium
4 9 (5.52%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.07%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.84%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.23%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.61%) JMeter
9 1 (0.61%) PyUnit
9 1 (0.61%) RSpec
9 1 (0.61%) Zephyr
General
1 49 (30.06%) Finance
2 7 (4.29%) Law
3 6 (3.68%) Legal
4 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.45%) Retail
6 3 (1.84%) Back Office
6 3 (1.84%) Electronics
6 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Front Office
7 1 (0.61%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.75%) CSS
1 11 (6.75%) HTML
2 10 (6.13%) .NET
2 10 (6.13%) XML
3 6 (3.68%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.23%) JDBC
5 1 (0.61%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.61%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.61%) React
5 1 (0.61%) WinForms
5 1 (0.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.72%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.91%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.84%) Cybercrime
6 3 (1.84%) PMI
7 2 (1.23%) Social Media
8 1 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.02%) Windows
2 22 (13.50%) Linux
3 11 (6.75%) Mac OS
4 6 (3.68%) Unix
5 4 (2.45%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.84%) Android
7 2 (1.23%) Solaris
7 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.79%) Test Automation
3 28 (17.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (16.56%) Waterfall
5 26 (15.95%) Information Security
6 24 (14.72%) Business Analysis
7 17 (10.43%) Test Scripting
8 16 (9.82%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (7.98%) Data Analysis
10 12 (7.36%) Problem Management
11 11 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (6.75%) Process Management
11 11 (6.75%) Scrum
12 10 (6.13%) Workflow
12 10 (6.13%) Workflow Analysis
13 7 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.29%) Data Protection
13 7 (4.29%) ITIL
13 7 (4.29%) Prototyping
14 6 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.31%) SQL
2 21 (12.88%) Java
3 8 (4.91%) Bash Shell
3 8 (4.91%) Python
4 5 (3.07%) C#
4 5 (3.07%) C++
4 5 (3.07%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.45%) C
5 4 (2.45%) PHP
6 3 (1.84%) Perl
7 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.23%) R
7 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.23%) VBA
8 1 (0.61%) Ruby
8 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (17.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.43%) Degree
3 15 (9.20%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.52%) CISSP
6 8 (4.91%) CISM
7 7 (4.29%) ISEB
8 4 (2.45%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.84%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.23%) ECSA
10 2 (1.23%) GWAPT
11 1 (0.61%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 1 (0.61%) MCSE
11 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) QA
2 12 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (7.36%) SLA
3 6 (3.68%) COBIT
4 5 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (3.07%) PMO
5 4 (2.45%) Data Quality
5 4 (2.45%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.23%) GDPR
7 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) Docker
2 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.29%) Atlassian
2 7 (4.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.07%) HP
4 4 (2.45%) SAP
5 3 (1.84%) Citrix
5 3 (1.84%) VMware
6 2 (1.23%) Apple
6 2 (1.23%) Sun
6 2 (1.23%) Tableau
6 2 (1.23%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.61%) Teradata