Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 854 1017 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 17.21% 18.64% 16.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.73% 19.02% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 720 947 999
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £21,338
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,000 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +2.94%

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 4817 5347 6793
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 98.02% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4075 4614 5470
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Leeds

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

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

1 304 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (27.99%) Finance
3 196 (22.95%) SQL
4 166 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 153 (17.92%) Microsoft
6 123 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
7 112 (13.11%) SDLC
8 104 (12.18%) Business Analysis
9 98 (11.48%) ITIL
10 96 (11.24%) Test Automation
11 93 (10.89%) Windows
12 82 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
13 81 (9.48%) Scrum
14 76 (8.90%) SQL Server
15 67 (7.85%) .NET
16 63 (7.38%) Degree
17 61 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
18 60 (7.03%) Active Directory
18 60 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
19 59 (6.91%) Microsoft Excel
20 58 (6.79%) Information Security
20 58 (6.79%) Analytics
21 54 (6.32%) Java
22 52 (6.09%) ISEB
22 52 (6.09%) Software Delivery
22 52 (6.09%) Mentoring
23 50 (5.85%) Firewall
24 49 (5.74%) QA
24 49 (5.74%) User Stories
25 48 (5.62%) Selenium

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 21 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.34%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.22%) SAS
4 15 (1.76%) Confluence
5 9 (1.05%) IIS
6 8 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.47%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.35%) CMS
8 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.23%) Apache
9 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.23%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.23%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 82 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (6.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.52%) SAP SD
2 9 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.23%) assyst
5 2 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.23%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.12%) Aligne
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) Maximo
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.12%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.51%) Office 365
2 14 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.41%) SaaS
4 11 (1.29%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.94%) Google Tag Manager
6 7 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.47%) G Suite
7 4 (0.47%) Slack
8 2 (0.23%) AdWords
8 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.23%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.12%) CallidusCloud
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.85%) Firewall
2 37 (4.33%) LAN
3 35 (4.10%) VPN
4 30 (3.51%) TCP/IP
5 26 (3.04%) WAN
6 21 (2.46%) Network Security
7 17 (1.99%) VoIP
8 15 (1.76%) DHCP
8 15 (1.76%) DNS
9 14 (1.64%) Wireless
10 11 (1.29%) SNMP
11 10 (1.17%) Internet
12 9 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (0.59%) 3G
13 5 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.47%) Intranet
14 4 (0.47%) SMS
14 4 (0.47%) Wireshark
15 3 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (2.34%) Data Mining
6 20 (2.34%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (1.64%) Power BI
9 13 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.17%) MS Access
12 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (0.59%) MySQL
14 5 (0.59%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.47%) Big Data
15 4 (0.47%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (5.62%) Selenium
2 30 (3.51%) JIRA
3 19 (2.22%) Cucumber
4 17 (1.99%) Jenkins
5 13 (1.52%) SoapUI
5 13 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.17%) JMeter
7 7 (0.82%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.82%) LoadRunner
7 7 (0.82%) Selenium IDE
8 5 (0.59%) Maven
8 5 (0.59%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.47%) WATIR
10 3 (0.35%) Appium
10 3 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (0.35%) Buildbot
10 3 (0.35%) Ranorex
11 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.23%) HP UFT
General
1 239 (27.99%) Finance
2 43 (5.04%) Retail
3 36 (4.22%) Marketing
4 33 (3.86%) Legal
5 20 (2.34%) Banking
6 16 (1.87%) Billing
7 15 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.17%) Military
9 9 (1.05%) General Ledger
10 7 (0.82%) Local Government
10 7 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.70%) Advertising
12 5 (0.59%) Law
13 4 (0.47%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.35%) Back Office
15 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.12%) Automotive
16 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.85%) .NET
2 28 (3.28%) XML
3 21 (2.46%) HTML
4 14 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 14 (1.64%) Web Services
5 9 (1.05%) REST
5 9 (1.05%) SOAP
6 7 (0.82%) CSS
7 6 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.59%) ODBC
9 4 (0.47%) JSON
9 4 (0.47%) SailPoint
10 3 (0.35%) NumPy
11 2 (0.23%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.23%) COM
12 1 (0.12%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.12%) MDX
12 1 (0.12%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 123 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.58%) Mobile App
5 17 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.41%) User Experience
7 10 (1.17%) Driving Licence
8 8 (0.94%) NHS
8 8 (0.94%) Replication
9 7 (0.82%) Digital Media
9 7 (0.82%) Fintech
10 6 (0.70%) CMDB
10 6 (0.70%) Data Centre
10 6 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.70%) Fat Client
10 6 (0.70%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.59%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.47%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.35%) Cybercrime
13 3 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 93 (10.89%) Windows
2 45 (5.27%) Windows Server
3 30 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (2.93%) Linux
5 19 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 18 (2.11%) Android
7 13 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.94%) Unix
10 6 (0.70%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.70%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.12%) CentOS
14 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 112 (13.11%) SDLC
4 104 (12.18%) Business Analysis
5 98 (11.48%) ITIL
6 96 (11.24%) Test Automation
7 81 (9.48%) Scrum
8 61 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 60 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 58 (6.79%) Analytics
10 58 (6.79%) Information Security
11 52 (6.09%) Mentoring
11 52 (6.09%) Software Delivery
12 49 (5.74%) User Stories
13 47 (5.50%) Test Scripting
14 41 (4.80%) Data Analysis
14 41 (4.80%) Data Management
15 39 (4.57%) Project Management
15 39 (4.57%) Service Management
16 38 (4.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 196 (22.95%) SQL
2 54 (6.32%) Java
3 40 (4.68%) C#
4 32 (3.75%) T-SQL
5 31 (3.63%) Python
6 26 (3.04%) VBA
7 15 (1.76%) C++
7 15 (1.76%) JavaScript
8 14 (1.64%) VB
9 11 (1.29%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.17%) C
11 9 (1.05%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.70%) PHP
14 5 (0.59%) R
15 4 (0.47%) Ruby
16 3 (0.35%) Scala
17 2 (0.23%) XPath
18 1 (0.12%) FoxPro (VFP)
18 1 (0.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 63 (7.38%) Degree
2 52 (6.09%) ISEB
3 41 (4.80%) ISTQB
4 39 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (4.22%) CCNA
6 23 (2.69%) CISSP
7 16 (1.87%) CISA
8 15 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 15 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (1.64%) CCNP
10 13 (1.52%) CISM
11 12 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (1.17%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.17%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.05%) CEH
15 7 (0.82%) MCP
15 7 (0.82%) MCSA
15 7 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.74%) QA
2 34 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.58%) PCI DSS
4 19 (2.22%) PMO
5 16 (1.87%) SLA
6 13 (1.52%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.70%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.59%) GDPR
10 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 60 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 37 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.17%) Terminal Services
4 9 (1.05%) vSphere
5 6 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.59%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.23%) Docker
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.23%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.12%) XenApp
9 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.29%) WMI
2 6 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.59%) SCCM
4 4 (0.47%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.47%) Nagios
4 4 (0.47%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.23%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.23%) Aspera SmartTrack
5 2 (0.23%) DameWare
5 2 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.12%) QRadar
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 153 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.04%) Cisco
3 39 (4.57%) VMware
4 33 (3.86%) SAP
5 30 (3.51%) Citrix
6 22 (2.58%) Oracle
7 21 (2.46%) Google
8 20 (2.34%) HP
9 19 (2.22%) Tableau
10 14 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 14 (1.64%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.17%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.17%) Xerox
12 8 (0.94%) Apple
12 8 (0.94%) McAfee
13 7 (0.82%) Avaya
14 5 (0.59%) Capita
14 5 (0.59%) iManage
14 5 (0.59%) Sophos
14 5 (0.59%) webMethods