Period
to 21 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

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

Software Analyst
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 87 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.30% 0.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Leicester median annual salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Leicestershire median annual salary £25,000 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year -16.67% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 603 657 565
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 98.65% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 554 528 523
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £23,550
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -3.70%

Software Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Analyst in Leicester

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Software Analyst in Leicester

Software Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Analyst in Leicester over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Analyst in Leicester

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, Software 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 Leicester region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) HND
5 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Analytics
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

Software Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (25.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes