Period
to 18 January 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

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

Analyst
England > North East
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 11 7
Rank change year-on-year -26 -4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 50 160 238
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 5.45% 12.70% 17.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.61% 12.99% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 116 212
Median annual salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% -1.32%
10th Percentile £19,600 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 891 1,232 1,261
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 97.78% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 759 903 1,003
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,260
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.35% +8.47%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,586 £66,200
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,502
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in the North East.

Salary trend for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in the North East over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -24 30 £30,000 -9.09%
Durham +2 18 £35,500 +29.09% 1
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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 North East region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (20.00%) SQL
5 9 (18.00%) Windows
6 8 (16.00%) ITIL
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (16.00%) Azure
6 8 (16.00%) Office 365
6 8 (16.00%) SDLC
7 7 (14.00%) Public Sector
7 7 (14.00%) Degree
7 7 (14.00%) QA
7 7 (14.00%) Selenium
8 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (10.00%) C#
9 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (10.00%) Analytics
9 5 (10.00%) DevOps
9 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
10 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
10 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
10 4 (8.00%) Power BI

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (4.00%) Confluence
1 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Azure
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 4 (8.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (6.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) DHCP
3 2 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.00%) Power BI
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.00%) Looker
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Selenium
2 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (8.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.00%) Postman
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.00%) Appium
5 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.00%) Express
2 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) Scrum
2 8 (16.00%) SDLC
2 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.00%) Analytics
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (8.00%) Decision-Making
5 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (6.00%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Requirements Gathering
6 3 (6.00%) Test Management
6 3 (6.00%) Use Case
6 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby
3 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) HND
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) GDPR
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) NIST
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) Docker
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) arcserve
5 1 (2.00%) Avaloq
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Dell
5 1 (2.00%) Dell KACE
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.00%) Sophos
5 1 (2.00%) Splunk