Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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

Analyst
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 683 878 1,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.34% 17.73% 18.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.85% 18.27% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 554 742 940
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -3.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,500 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -1.39% +5.88% -2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,308 4,805 5,634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 97.03% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,623 4,057 4,668
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,512 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.10% +11.28% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Leeds

Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Leeds

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Leeds region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 245 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (29.72%) Finance
3 139 (20.35%) SQL
4 132 (19.33%) Microsoft
5 126 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
6 115 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 92 (13.47%) ITIL
7 92 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
8 91 (13.32%) SDLC
9 85 (12.45%) User Stories
10 84 (12.30%) Business Analysis
11 81 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
12 78 (11.42%) C#
12 78 (11.42%) Microsoft Office
13 71 (10.40%) Windows
13 71 (10.40%) Test Automation
14 65 (9.52%) Scrum
15 55 (8.05%) Degree
16 53 (7.76%) QA
17 50 (7.32%) SQL Server
17 50 (7.32%) Retail
18 49 (7.17%) .NET
18 49 (7.17%) Analytics
19 48 (7.03%) Java
20 45 (6.59%) Waterfall
21 43 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
21 43 (6.30%) Information Security
22 41 (6.00%) User Experience
23 40 (5.86%) Self-Motivation
23 40 (5.86%) JIRA

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 28 (4.10%) SAS
2 17 (2.49%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.34%) Confluence
4 12 (1.76%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.46%) IIS
6 5 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.59%) CMS
8 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.29%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
10 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 81 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (11.42%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (5.27%) MS Visio
4 24 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (2.34%) Photoshop
6 11 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.73%) SPSS
8 2 (0.29%) EViews
9 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.73%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.59%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.59%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.44%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.44%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.44%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.44%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.44%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.29%) BPCS
6 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.29%) Relativity
6 2 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.29%) Workfront
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.05%) Office 365
2 14 (2.05%) SaaS
3 13 (1.90%) IaaS
4 12 (1.76%) PaaS
5 9 (1.32%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.88%) Google Tag Manager
8 5 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.15%) Akamai
10 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.81%) Firewall
2 12 (1.76%) DNS
2 12 (1.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (1.61%) LAN
3 11 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.32%) DHCP
4 9 (1.32%) Internet
4 9 (1.32%) Intranet
5 7 (1.02%) Symposium
5 7 (1.02%) VPN
6 5 (0.73%) SMS
6 5 (0.73%) WAN
7 4 (0.59%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.44%) Network Security
9 2 (0.29%) SAN
9 2 (0.29%) Skype
9 2 (0.29%) VoIP
10 1 (0.15%) FTP
10 1 (0.15%) HTTP
10 1 (0.15%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (2.20%) MS Access
3 15 (2.20%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.05%) Base SAS
5 13 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.76%) Oracle ODI
6 12 (1.76%) SAP Data Services
7 9 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.17%) MySQL
8 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.17%) Power BI
8 8 (1.17%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 40 (5.86%) JIRA
2 37 (5.42%) Selenium
3 19 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (2.34%) Axure RP
4 16 (2.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 16 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 15 (2.20%) SoapUI
6 12 (1.76%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.76%) ERwin
6 12 (1.76%) PowerDesigner
7 11 (1.61%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.17%) Subversion
9 7 (1.02%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.02%) SpecFlow
10 6 (0.88%) Jasmine
10 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.88%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.73%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.73%) JSUnit
11 5 (0.73%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 203 (29.72%) Finance
2 50 (7.32%) Retail
3 32 (4.69%) Marketing
4 20 (2.93%) Local Government
5 19 (2.78%) Banking
6 13 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.76%) Legal
8 10 (1.46%) Law
9 8 (1.17%) Back Office
9 8 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.02%) Advertising
10 7 (1.02%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.02%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.73%) Billing
11 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.73%) Publishing
12 4 (0.59%) Games
12 4 (0.59%) Military
13 2 (0.29%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.17%) .NET
2 12 (1.76%) ASP.NET
2 12 (1.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 11 (1.61%) HTML
4 10 (1.46%) Web Services
5 5 (0.73%) .NET Framework
5 5 (0.73%) Ajax
5 5 (0.73%) AngularJS
5 5 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (0.73%) Classic ASP
5 5 (0.73%) CSS
5 5 (0.73%) jQuery
5 5 (0.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (0.59%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.44%) COM
7 3 (0.44%) ODBC
7 3 (0.44%) XML
8 2 (0.29%) SOAP
9 1 (0.15%) Middleware
9 1 (0.15%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 126 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.00%) User Experience
3 40 (5.86%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (4.25%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.90%) Driving Licence
8 12 (1.76%) Replication
9 10 (1.46%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.02%) Biotechnology
10 7 (1.02%) IVR
11 5 (0.73%) CMDB
11 5 (0.73%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.73%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.59%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (0.59%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.59%) CCTV
12 4 (0.59%) NHS
12 4 (0.59%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (10.40%) Windows
2 33 (4.83%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.02%) Linux
5 7 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.88%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.59%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.29%) Android
9 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.29%) Unix
9 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 92 (13.47%) ITIL
3 92 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
4 91 (13.32%) SDLC
5 85 (12.45%) User Stories
6 84 (12.30%) Business Analysis
7 71 (10.40%) Test Automation
8 65 (9.52%) Scrum
9 49 (7.17%) Analytics
10 45 (6.59%) Waterfall
11 43 (6.30%) Information Security
11 43 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
12 39 (5.71%) E-Commerce
12 39 (5.71%) Service Delivery
12 39 (5.71%) Software Testing
13 38 (5.56%) Problem Management
13 38 (5.56%) Service Management
14 33 (4.83%) Mentoring
15 32 (4.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (20.35%) SQL
2 78 (11.42%) C#
3 48 (7.03%) Java
4 37 (5.42%) JavaScript
5 30 (4.39%) VBA
6 26 (3.81%) T-SQL
7 25 (3.66%) Python
8 21 (3.07%) R
9 13 (1.90%) PHP
10 12 (1.76%) C
11 9 (1.32%) MATLAB
11 9 (1.32%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.88%) Lingo
13 5 (0.73%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.59%) VB
14 4 (0.59%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.44%) C++
15 3 (0.44%) Ruby
16 1 (0.15%) Scala
16 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 55 (8.05%) Degree
2 34 (4.98%) ISEB
3 23 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 15 (2.20%) ISTQB
6 14 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.32%) CBAP
7 9 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.17%) CISSP
9 5 (0.73%) CISM
9 5 (0.73%) MCP
9 5 (0.73%) MCSE
10 4 (0.59%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.44%) CISA
11 3 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.29%) IIBA
12 2 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 2 (0.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.76%) QA
2 35 (5.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (4.69%) SLA
4 20 (2.93%) PCI DSS
5 17 (2.49%) Data Quality
6 14 (2.05%) PMO
7 11 (1.61%) GDPR
8 7 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.29%) P3O
10 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 32 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.44%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.44%) XenApp
4 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.29%) XenServer
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (2.05%) SCCM
2 6 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (0.88%) WSUS
3 5 (0.73%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.73%) Aspera SmartTrack
3 5 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.29%) SCOM
5 2 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 132 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.10%) Oracle
3 23 (3.37%) Adobe
4 20 (2.93%) SAP
4 20 (2.93%) Xerox
5 19 (2.78%) Google
5 19 (2.78%) VMware
6 14 (2.05%) Citrix
7 13 (1.90%) IBM
7 13 (1.90%) Tableau
8 12 (1.76%) Trillium
9 8 (1.17%) McAfee
9 8 (1.17%) Remedy
10 7 (1.02%) BMC
10 7 (1.02%) Cisco
10 7 (1.02%) HP
11 6 (0.88%) Capita
11 6 (0.88%) Twitter
12 5 (0.73%) Ivanti
13 4 (0.59%) Apple