Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 607 833 1,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.69% 17.56% 18.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.23% 18.09% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 490 704 946
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,850 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +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 3,740 4,605 5,344
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 97.05% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,131 3,912 4,543
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 209 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (25.04%) Finance
3 129 (21.25%) SQL
4 117 (19.28%) Microsoft
5 99 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
6 84 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 77 (12.69%) User Stories
8 74 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
9 72 (11.86%) ITIL
10 68 (11.20%) C#
11 66 (10.87%) Windows
11 66 (10.87%) Business Analysis
11 66 (10.87%) Test Automation
11 66 (10.87%) SDLC
12 64 (10.54%) Microsoft Excel
13 59 (9.72%) Microsoft Office
14 58 (9.56%) Java
15 47 (7.74%) QA
15 47 (7.74%) Analytics
16 46 (7.58%) SQL Server
17 45 (7.41%) Information Security
18 44 (7.25%) Scrum
19 43 (7.08%) Degree
20 41 (6.75%) Software Testing
21 40 (6.59%) Service Management
22 39 (6.43%) Active Directory
23 38 (6.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 38 (6.26%) User Experience
24 37 (6.10%) Process Improvement
25 36 (5.93%) Windows Server

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 30 (4.94%) SAS
2 15 (2.47%) Confluence
2 15 (2.47%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.48%) IIS
4 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.33%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.16%) CMS
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 64 (10.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (9.72%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (5.44%) MS Visio
4 22 (3.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (3.29%) Photoshop
6 9 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.49%) SPSS
8 2 (0.33%) EViews
9 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.16%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (0.49%) Carpe Diem
2 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.49%) Elite 3E
2 3 (0.49%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.49%) Movex
2 3 (0.49%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.49%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.33%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.33%) Relativity
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.29%) Office 365
2 16 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.14%) SaaS
4 9 (1.48%) IaaS
5 8 (1.32%) Google Analytics
5 8 (1.32%) PaaS
6 6 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
7 5 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.33%) G Suite
8 2 (0.33%) Slack
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.16%) GitHub
9 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.95%) Firewall
2 14 (2.31%) DNS
3 13 (2.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (2.14%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.81%) DHCP
5 9 (1.48%) LAN
6 8 (1.32%) WAN
7 7 (1.15%) Intranet
7 7 (1.15%) Network Security
8 5 (0.82%) Internet
8 5 (0.82%) SMS
9 4 (0.66%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.66%) SAN
9 4 (0.66%) Symposium
10 2 (0.33%) VPN
11 1 (0.16%) Extranet
11 1 (0.16%) FTP
11 1 (0.16%) HTTP
11 1 (0.16%) VoIP
11 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (1.98%) Oracle ODI
3 12 (1.98%) SAP Data Services
4 11 (1.81%) Base SAS
4 11 (1.81%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 8 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (1.15%) Power BI
7 7 (1.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 6 (0.99%) MS Access
8 6 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.82%) BigQuery
9 5 (0.82%) MySQL
9 5 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (5.93%) Selenium
2 31 (5.11%) JIRA
3 20 (3.29%) Axure RP
3 20 (3.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 18 (2.97%) Cucumber
5 17 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.98%) ERwin
6 12 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 12 (1.98%) PowerDesigner
7 7 (1.15%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.99%) SoapUI
8 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.82%) Bower
9 5 (0.82%) JMeter
9 5 (0.82%) JSUnit
9 5 (0.82%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.82%) Mocha
9 5 (0.82%) Subversion
9 5 (0.82%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 152 (25.04%) Finance
2 31 (5.11%) Marketing
3 28 (4.61%) Retail
4 25 (4.12%) Banking
5 15 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.31%) Law
6 14 (2.31%) Legal
7 10 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.48%) Back Office
8 9 (1.48%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.15%) Advertising
10 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.82%) Local Government
10 5 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.49%) Games
12 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 2 (0.33%) Billing
12 2 (0.33%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.78%) .NET
2 12 (1.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 10 (1.65%) ASP.NET
4 9 (1.48%) Gherkin
5 8 (1.32%) HTML
6 7 (1.15%) Web Services
7 6 (0.99%) jQuery
7 6 (0.99%) XML
8 5 (0.82%) Ajax
8 5 (0.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.82%) Classic ASP
8 5 (0.82%) CSS
8 5 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (0.49%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.49%) JSON
9 3 (0.49%) JSON Schema
9 3 (0.49%) ODBC
10 2 (0.33%) MSMQ
10 2 (0.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.26%) User Experience
3 33 (5.44%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 22 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.81%) Replication
8 10 (1.65%) e-Learning
9 8 (1.32%) IVR
10 7 (1.15%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.82%) CCTV
12 5 (0.82%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.82%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.82%) NHS
12 5 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (0.66%) Biotechnology
14 3 (0.49%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 3 (0.49%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 66 (10.87%) Windows
2 36 (5.93%) Windows Server
3 13 (2.14%) Windows 7
4 11 (1.81%) Linux
4 11 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.15%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.33%) Android
7 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.33%) Unix
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 77 (12.69%) User Stories
4 74 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
5 72 (11.86%) ITIL
6 66 (10.87%) Business Analysis
6 66 (10.87%) SDLC
6 66 (10.87%) Test Automation
7 47 (7.74%) Analytics
8 45 (7.41%) Information Security
9 44 (7.25%) Scrum
10 41 (6.75%) Software Testing
11 40 (6.59%) Service Management
12 37 (6.10%) Process Improvement
13 34 (5.60%) ITSM
14 31 (5.11%) Data Modelling
14 31 (5.11%) Project Management
14 31 (5.11%) Waterfall
15 30 (4.94%) Software Delivery
16 28 (4.61%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 129 (21.25%) SQL
2 68 (11.20%) C#
3 58 (9.56%) Java
4 34 (5.60%) JavaScript
4 34 (5.60%) Python
5 26 (4.28%) VBA
6 23 (3.79%) T-SQL
7 21 (3.46%) R
8 9 (1.48%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.32%) C
9 8 (1.32%) PHP
10 7 (1.15%) MATLAB
10 7 (1.15%) Ruby
11 6 (0.99%) VB
12 5 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.49%) C++
13 3 (0.49%) VBScript
14 1 (0.16%) Scala
14 1 (0.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 43 (7.08%) Degree
2 23 (3.79%) ISEB
3 22 (3.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 20 (3.29%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.14%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.32%) CISSP
8 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.82%) CBAP
9 5 (0.82%) CISM
9 5 (0.82%) MCSE
10 4 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.49%) MCITP
11 3 (0.49%) PMP
11 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 2 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.74%) QA
2 38 (6.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (5.93%) SLA
4 20 (3.29%) PCI DSS
5 16 (2.64%) Data Quality
6 14 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 13 (2.14%) GDPR
7 13 (2.14%) PMO
8 8 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.33%) P3O
10 1 (0.16%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.16%) PSD2
System Software
1 39 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.66%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.33%) XenApp
6 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (1.15%) SCCM
2 6 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.49%) WSUS
5 2 (0.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.33%) SCOM
6 1 (0.16%) DameWare
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 117 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.28%) Oracle
3 22 (3.62%) Adobe
4 18 (2.97%) Google
5 16 (2.64%) VMware
6 12 (1.98%) IBM
6 12 (1.98%) Trillium
7 11 (1.81%) HP
7 11 (1.81%) Tableau
8 10 (1.65%) Citrix
8 10 (1.65%) SAP
9 8 (1.32%) McAfee
9 8 (1.32%) Xerox
10 5 (0.82%) Ivanti
11 4 (0.66%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.66%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.66%) Twitter
12 3 (0.49%) IFS
12 3 (0.49%) iManage
12 3 (0.49%) Remedy