The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Analyst
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 14 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 89 70 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 20.09% 15.09% 18.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.75% 15.49% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 62 93
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,349 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.33% -3.06%  

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 429 452 571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 96.84% 97.41% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 362 366 470
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Preston +13 33 £37,500 +21.95% 1
Chorley +1 22 £32,500 - 6
Blackburn -6 4 £35,000 +37.25% 2
Rossendale - 4 £22,500 -
Nelson 0 3 £41,533 +112.98%
Burnley -3 3 £35,000 +62.79% 2
Accrington 0 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Blackpool - 1 £45,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 - - 1
Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 67 (39.88%) SQL
2 36 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (19.05%) Degree
5 28 (16.67%) SDLC
6 27 (16.07%) Microsoft
7 26 (15.48%) ERP
8 24 (14.29%) ITIL
8 24 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 24 (14.29%) Oracle
8 24 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 24 (14.29%) Windows
9 20 (11.90%) Business Analysis
10 18 (10.71%) Smart Meter
10 18 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (9.52%) DB2
11 16 (9.52%) Change Management
11 16 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 16 (9.52%) Software Deployment
12 15 (8.93%) iSeries
12 15 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (8.93%) RPG
12 15 (8.93%) IBM
13 14 (8.33%) Finance
14 13 (7.74%) Cisco
15 12 (7.14%) SAP
15 12 (7.14%) AS400
15 12 (7.14%) Test Automation
15 12 (7.14%) Unit Testing
16 11 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (2.98%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 11 (6.55%) SAP MM
2 10 (5.95%) SAP SRM
3 5 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) Firewall
2 7 (4.17%) Internet
3 6 (3.57%) LAN
3 6 (3.57%) WAN
4 5 (2.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.19%) HTTP
5 2 (1.19%) Skype
6 1 (0.60%) Broadband
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.60%) DHCP
6 1 (0.60%) DNS
6 1 (0.60%) FTP
6 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.52%) DB2
3 15 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.36%) Power BI
6 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.19%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.60%) MySQL
10 1 (0.60%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Selenium
2 2 (1.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.60%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.60%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (4.17%) Retail
3 5 (2.98%) Marketing
4 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.19%) Advertising
5 2 (1.19%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.55%) EDI
2 5 (2.98%) XML
3 4 (2.38%) .NET
3 4 (2.38%) Web Services
4 3 (1.79%) HTML
4 3 (1.79%) MDX
5 2 (1.19%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.19%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.19%) LINQ
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.60%) CSS
6 1 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.71%) Smart Meter
3 15 (8.93%) iSeries
4 12 (7.14%) AS400
5 9 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.98%) EPoS
7 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.79%) Smart Energy
9 2 (1.19%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.60%) iPad
10 1 (0.60%) NHS
10 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.29%) Windows
2 8 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 7 (4.17%) Unix
4 6 (3.57%) Linux
4 6 (3.57%) Solaris
4 6 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.98%) Windows NT
6 4 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.67%) SDLC
3 26 (15.48%) ERP
4 24 (14.29%) ITIL
5 20 (11.90%) Business Analysis
6 18 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (9.52%) Change Management
7 16 (9.52%) Software Deployment
7 16 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 12 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 12 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.55%) CRM
10 10 (5.95%) SAP Implementation
10 10 (5.95%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (4.17%) Analytics
14 6 (3.57%) Data Analysis
14 6 (3.57%) Mathematics
14 6 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.88%) SQL
2 15 (8.93%) RPG
3 11 (6.55%) T-SQL
4 10 (5.95%) C#
5 5 (2.98%) Python
5 5 (2.98%) VBA
6 4 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.38%) Java
6 4 (2.38%) Perl
6 4 (2.38%) PHP
7 3 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.60%) C
9 1 (0.60%) R
9 1 (0.60%) VB
9 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (19.05%) Degree
2 11 (6.55%) ISEB
3 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.38%) SANS
5 3 (1.79%) CISA
5 3 (1.79%) CISM
6 1 (0.60%) CCNA
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.60%) MCITP
6 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.95%) QA
2 7 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.60%) PMO
4 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.29%) Oracle
3 15 (8.93%) IBM
4 13 (7.74%) Cisco
5 12 (7.14%) SAP
6 9 (5.36%) VMware
7 5 (2.98%) Citrix
7 5 (2.98%) Tableau
7 5 (2.98%) Veeam
8 4 (2.38%) Apple
8 4 (2.38%) Avaya
8 4 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.38%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.79%) HP
10 2 (1.19%) Epicor
10 2 (1.19%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.60%) Ariba
11 1 (0.60%) Juniper
11 1 (0.60%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.60%) Xerox
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