The median annual salary for a Software Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Software Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 147 143
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 1 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.045% 0.58% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.60% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 12
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.03%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2136 2490 2319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.17% 95.81% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 2059 1861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Analyst in Hertfordshire

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Analyst in Hertfordshire

Software Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertford - 1 £35,000 -
Software Analyst
East of England

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Software 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
4 7 (36.84%) SDLC
4 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Stress Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Scalability Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Web Design
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) ISEB
7 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) User Experience
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) JIRA
8 3 (15.79%) Selenium
8 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.53%) QA
9 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
9 2 (10.53%) Banking

Software Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Appium
2 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.26%) JMeter
2 1 (5.26%) TestRail
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
2 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) SDLC
4 6 (31.58%) Scalability Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Stress Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) Web Design
6 3 (15.79%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Computacenter
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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