Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 758 1,002 1,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.84% 19.72% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.30% 20.25% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 647 902 1,099
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £22,700
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 4,651 4,949 6,182
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 97.38% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,933 4,269 5,080
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,723
90th Percentile £64,950 £62,500 £61,250
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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 320 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (29.42%) Finance
3 142 (18.73%) Microsoft
4 133 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
5 132 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 125 (16.49%) Business Analysis
7 124 (16.36%) SQL
8 98 (12.93%) ITIL
9 95 (12.53%) SDLC
10 94 (12.40%) Scrum
11 92 (12.14%) Test Automation
12 88 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
13 86 (11.35%) User Stories
14 76 (10.03%) Windows
15 70 (9.23%) Microsoft Excel
16 64 (8.44%) JIRA
17 63 (8.31%) Waterfall
17 63 (8.31%) Microsoft Office
18 58 (7.65%) User Acceptance Testing
18 58 (7.65%) Retail
19 57 (7.52%) C#
19 57 (7.52%) .NET
20 55 (7.26%) Degree
21 54 (7.12%) SQL Server
22 50 (6.60%) Data Modelling
22 50 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
23 47 (6.20%) Software Testing
23 47 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
24 46 (6.07%) QA
24 46 (6.07%) 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 26 (3.43%) SAS
2 21 (2.77%) SharePoint
3 20 (2.64%) Confluence
4 15 (1.98%) IIS
5 11 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.32%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.53%) CMS
8 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.13%) JBoss
10 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 70 (9.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 63 (8.31%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (2.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.06%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.53%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.66%) NetSuite
2 5 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.40%) BPCS
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.40%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.40%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.40%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.26%) Carpe Diem
4 2 (0.26%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.26%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.26%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.26%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.26%) Workfront
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (3.30%) Office 365
3 15 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.58%) IaaS
4 12 (1.58%) PaaS
5 8 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (1.06%) SaaS
6 4 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.53%) GitHub
6 4 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.26%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (0.26%) BrowserStack
7 2 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.13%) Akamai
8 1 (0.13%) CheetahMail
8 1 (0.13%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.35%) DNS
1 33 (4.35%) Firewall
2 25 (3.30%) TCP/IP
3 23 (3.03%) VPN
4 20 (2.64%) VoIP
5 18 (2.37%) LAN
5 18 (2.37%) WAN
6 17 (2.24%) DHCP
7 15 (1.98%) Wireless
8 14 (1.85%) Network Security
8 14 (1.85%) Wireless Security
9 13 (1.72%) DWDM
9 13 (1.72%) HTTP
9 13 (1.72%) HTTPS
9 13 (1.72%) IPsec
9 13 (1.72%) VLAN
9 13 (1.72%) VPLS
10 11 (1.45%) SAN
11 10 (1.32%) Internet
12 9 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (1.72%) MS Access
7 12 (1.58%) Base SAS
8 11 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (1.06%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
12 6 (0.79%) Power BI
12 6 (0.79%) SAP BW
12 6 (0.79%) SAP HANA
13 5 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 5 (0.66%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.66%) MySQL
13 5 (0.66%) QlikView
14 4 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (8.44%) JIRA
2 46 (6.07%) Selenium
3 28 (3.69%) SoapUI
4 22 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (2.24%) WebDriver
6 16 (2.11%) Git (software)
7 15 (1.98%) Subversion
8 13 (1.72%) Bugzilla
9 11 (1.45%) Visual Studio
10 10 (1.32%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.06%) Axure RP
11 8 (1.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 7 (0.92%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.92%) ERwin
12 7 (0.92%) PowerDesigner
13 5 (0.66%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.53%) Jenkins
15 2 (0.26%) Appium
15 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 2 (0.26%) Zephyr
General
1 223 (29.42%) Finance
2 58 (7.65%) Retail
3 27 (3.56%) Marketing
4 22 (2.90%) Local Government
5 18 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.72%) Billing
7 10 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.19%) Banking
8 9 (1.19%) Law
9 8 (1.06%) Advertising
9 8 (1.06%) Legal
10 6 (0.79%) Games
11 5 (0.66%) Publishing
12 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.53%) Military
13 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.26%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.13%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (7.52%) .NET
2 12 (1.58%) Web Services
3 10 (1.32%) HTML
4 7 (0.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (0.92%) XML
5 6 (0.79%) SOAP
6 5 (0.66%) Gherkin
7 4 (0.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.53%) COM
8 3 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.26%) CSS
9 2 (0.26%) ODBC
10 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.13%) REST
10 1 (0.13%) SailPoint
10 1 (0.13%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 133 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (4.22%) Mobile App
4 31 (4.09%) User Experience
5 27 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (1.85%) Driving Licence
7 13 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (1.58%) Clustering
9 10 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.19%) Biotechnology
11 8 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
12 6 (0.79%) Blackberry
12 6 (0.79%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.79%) PKI
13 5 (0.66%) CMDB
13 5 (0.66%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.66%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.66%) Replication
14 4 (0.53%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 76 (10.03%) Windows
2 36 (4.75%) Windows Server
3 22 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.92%) Linux
7 6 (0.79%) Unix
8 4 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.53%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 125 (16.49%) Business Analysis
4 98 (12.93%) ITIL
5 95 (12.53%) SDLC
6 94 (12.40%) Scrum
7 92 (12.14%) Test Automation
8 88 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
9 86 (11.35%) User Stories
10 63 (8.31%) Waterfall
11 58 (7.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 50 (6.60%) Data Modelling
13 47 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
13 47 (6.20%) Software Testing
14 42 (5.54%) Coaching
14 42 (5.54%) Software Delivery
15 39 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
16 38 (5.01%) Analytics
16 38 (5.01%) Service Delivery
16 38 (5.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 124 (16.36%) SQL
2 57 (7.52%) C#
3 30 (3.96%) JavaScript
4 28 (3.69%) Java
5 19 (2.51%) T-SQL
6 17 (2.24%) VBA
7 16 (2.11%) Python
7 16 (2.11%) R
8 14 (1.85%) Lingo
9 13 (1.72%) C
10 12 (1.58%) PHP
11 9 (1.19%) MATLAB
11 9 (1.19%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.79%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.53%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (7.26%) Degree
2 44 (5.80%) ISEB
3 15 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.92%) CBAP
9 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.53%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.53%) MCP
11 3 (0.40%) CCNA
11 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.26%) CISSP
12 2 (0.26%) MCSA
12 2 (0.26%) MCSE
12 2 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.07%) QA
2 31 (4.09%) PCI DSS
3 30 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (3.96%) SLA
4 13 (1.72%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.58%) GDPR
5 12 (1.58%) PMO
6 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 43 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.58%) XenApp
4 11 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.45%) XenDesktop
4 11 (1.45%) XenServer
5 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.13%) Docker
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (2.90%) SCCM
2 13 (1.72%) Nessus
3 11 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 11 (1.45%) SCOM
3 11 (1.45%) ServiceCenter
4 6 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.66%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.66%) Aspera SmartTrack
6 4 (0.53%) WSUS
7 3 (0.40%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.26%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 142 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (3.56%) Cisco
2 27 (3.56%) VMware
3 26 (3.43%) Oracle
3 26 (3.43%) SAP
4 19 (2.51%) Citrix
5 18 (2.37%) Xerox
6 15 (1.98%) HP
7 14 (1.85%) Adobe
7 14 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 13 (1.72%) Juniper
8 13 (1.72%) Perforce
8 13 (1.72%) Qualys
9 12 (1.58%) Dell
10 11 (1.45%) CommVault
10 11 (1.45%) Tableau
10 11 (1.45%) Veeam
11 8 (1.06%) Google
11 8 (1.06%) IBM