The median annual salary for a Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
North West / Lancashire
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 80 79 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 19.18% 23.65% 17.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.51% 24.61% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 75 67 73
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £23,500 £22,084
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
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 Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 410 321 414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.32% 96.11% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 378 278 368
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Lancashire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Lancashire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Lancashire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Lancashire

Analyst
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Chorley +5 35 £25,250 -15.83% 4
Preston -8 18 £36,250 +11.53% 5
Blackburn +3 7 £17,000 -35.84%
Blackpool -7 6 £22,500 -6.25% 1
Skelmersdale +4 4 £22,250 -2.89%
Burnley -6 3 £35,000 - 1
Accrington - 2 £41,000 -
Colne - 1 £32,500 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Lancashire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 117 (53.92%) SQL
2 62 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (26.27%) Microsoft
4 48 (22.12%) SQL Server
4 48 (22.12%) SDLC
5 42 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (18.43%) Oracle
6 40 (18.43%) Degree
7 38 (17.51%) ITIL
8 33 (15.21%) iSeries
9 32 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (13.82%) ERP
11 28 (12.90%) Active Directory
12 27 (12.44%) Windows
13 26 (11.98%) DB2
13 26 (11.98%) Business Analysis
14 25 (11.52%) RPG
14 25 (11.52%) IBM
15 24 (11.06%) AS400
15 24 (11.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (10.60%) Finance
17 22 (10.14%) Power BI
18 21 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 21 (9.68%) QA
18 21 (9.68%) Waterfall
19 20 (9.22%) Software Deployment
19 20 (9.22%) Smart Meter
19 20 (9.22%) VMware
19 20 (9.22%) Change Management
20 18 (8.29%) Management Information System

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 8 (3.69%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.46%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.46%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.91%) Firewall
2 12 (5.53%) LAN
2 12 (5.53%) WAN
3 8 (3.69%) Internet
4 7 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.38%) Wireless
6 2 (0.92%) HTTP
6 2 (0.92%) VoIP
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.46%) FTP
7 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.46%) VLAN
7 1 (0.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.98%) DB2
3 24 (11.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (10.14%) Power BI
5 21 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.07%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.07%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (4.61%) Data Mining
7 10 (4.61%) RDBMS
7 10 (4.61%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Power View
10 2 (0.92%) MS Access
10 2 (0.92%) MySQL
10 2 (0.92%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.92%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.92%) QlikView
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (3.69%) JIRA
2 7 (3.23%) Selenium
3 5 (2.30%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.38%) Calabash
4 3 (1.38%) Capybara
4 3 (1.38%) Fiddler
5 2 (0.92%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.92%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (10.60%) Finance
2 16 (7.37%) Retail
3 12 (5.53%) Marketing
4 11 (5.07%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.15%) Advertising
6 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.76%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.07%) .NET
1 11 (5.07%) Web Services
2 10 (4.61%) MDX
2 10 (4.61%) XML
3 9 (4.15%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.15%) CSS
3 9 (4.15%) HTML
3 9 (4.15%) SOAP
4 8 (3.69%) Ajax
4 8 (3.69%) RESTful
4 8 (3.69%) WCF
5 2 (0.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (15.21%) iSeries
3 24 (11.06%) AS400
4 20 (9.22%) Smart Meter
5 18 (8.29%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.69%) iPad
6 8 (3.69%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.76%) EPoS
8 3 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.92%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.92%) iPhone
10 1 (0.46%) New Media
10 1 (0.46%) Social Media
10 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.44%) Windows
2 16 (7.37%) Unix
3 11 (5.07%) Solaris
3 11 (5.07%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.15%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.84%) Linux
5 4 (1.84%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.38%) Windows NT
6 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.92%) AIX
7 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (22.12%) SDLC
3 38 (17.51%) ITIL
4 32 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (13.82%) ERP
6 26 (11.98%) Business Analysis
7 21 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 20 (9.22%) Change Management
8 20 (9.22%) Software Deployment
9 17 (7.83%) Unit Testing
10 14 (6.45%) Analytics
10 14 (6.45%) CRM
10 14 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (5.99%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.99%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (5.53%) Test Scripting
13 11 (5.07%) Data Analytics
13 11 (5.07%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.61%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 117 (53.92%) SQL
2 25 (11.52%) RPG
3 16 (7.37%) T-SQL
3 16 (7.37%) VBA
4 13 (5.99%) C#
5 9 (4.15%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.69%) VB
6 8 (3.69%) VB6
7 3 (1.38%) Python
8 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.92%) Perl
8 2 (0.92%) PHP
9 1 (0.46%) C
9 1 (0.46%) Java
9 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (18.43%) Degree
2 16 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.15%) ISEB
4 7 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.38%) CISM
5 3 (1.38%) MCSE
6 2 (0.92%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.92%) CCNA
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.92%) CISSP
6 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.92%) MCP
6 2 (0.92%) NVQ Level 4
6 2 (0.92%) SANS
7 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) CISA
7 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.68%) QA
2 6 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 28 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.99%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.92%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 40 (18.43%) Oracle
3 25 (11.52%) IBM
4 20 (9.22%) VMware
5 17 (7.83%) Tableau
6 14 (6.45%) Cisco
7 9 (4.15%) SAP
8 6 (2.76%) Citrix
9 4 (1.84%) Avaya
10 3 (1.38%) Apple
10 3 (1.38%) Dell
10 3 (1.38%) HP
11 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.92%) Cognos
11 2 (0.92%) Guidewire
11 2 (0.92%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.92%) Pega
11 2 (0.92%) Talend
12 1 (0.46%) Panasonic
12 1 (0.46%) TOWER Software
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