Period
to 5 June 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 142 261 216
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 13.89% 20.75% 12.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.19% 21.31% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 92 220 191
Median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £55,200 £42,625 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

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 1,001 1,225 1,678
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.95% 97.38% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 739 926 1,395
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,100 £23,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,050 £63,303 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

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 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 -2 115 £37,500 +18.11% 4
Durham -9 22 £25,500 -22.73% 5
Northumberland - 2 £25,750 -
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 50 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.46%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (26.76%) Test Automation
4 34 (23.94%) SQL
5 29 (20.42%) Finance
6 27 (19.01%) Regression Testing
7 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
8 23 (16.20%) TDD
8 23 (16.20%) Integration Testing
8 23 (16.20%) Agile Testing
9 22 (15.49%) Test Scripting
9 22 (15.49%) Windows
10 21 (14.79%) Software Testing
11 20 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Excel
12 18 (12.68%) Degree
13 17 (11.97%) ITIL
13 17 (11.97%) Active Directory
14 16 (11.27%) Data Analysis
14 16 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (10.56%) Wealth Management
15 15 (10.56%) Web Services
15 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (9.86%) SOAP
16 14 (9.86%) Multithreading
16 14 (9.86%) BDD
16 14 (9.86%) SoapUI
16 14 (9.86%) Analytics
16 14 (9.86%) Non-Functional Testing
16 14 (9.86%) Software Delivery

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 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.15%) Office 365
2 11 (7.75%) Power Platform
3 9 (6.34%) Azure
4 3 (2.11%) SaaS
5 2 (1.41%) AWS
6 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.70%) GCP
6 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.70%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.70%) Power Automate
6 1 (0.70%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (1.41%) SAN
2 2 (1.41%) Skype
3 1 (0.70%) BGP
3 1 (0.70%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) LAN
3 1 (0.70%) OSPF
3 1 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.15%) Relational Database
1 13 (9.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (7.75%) Power BI
2 11 (7.75%) QlikView
2 11 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.23%) Big Data
4 6 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.70%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Postman
1 14 (9.86%) SoapUI
2 7 (4.93%) Selenium
3 6 (4.23%) ERwin
4 5 (3.52%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.52%) Gatling
4 5 (3.52%) HP UFT
4 5 (3.52%) JMeter
4 5 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.82%) JIRA
6 1 (0.70%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (20.42%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Back Office
3 5 (3.52%) Police
4 3 (2.11%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.70%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Law
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.56%) Web Services
2 14 (9.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.93%) Data Structures
4 7 (4.93%) User Experience
5 3 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.70%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.49%) Windows
2 11 (7.75%) Windows 10
3 10 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.34%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.63%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (2.82%) Android
8 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.76%) Test Automation
3 27 (19.01%) Regression Testing
4 23 (16.20%) Agile Testing
4 23 (16.20%) Integration Testing
4 23 (16.20%) TDD
5 22 (15.49%) Test Scripting
6 21 (14.79%) Software Testing
7 20 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (11.97%) ITIL
9 16 (11.27%) Data Analysis
9 16 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (10.56%) Wealth Management
11 14 (9.86%) Analytics
11 14 (9.86%) BDD
11 14 (9.86%) Exploratory Testing
11 14 (9.86%) Multithreading
11 14 (9.86%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (9.86%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.94%) SQL
2 6 (4.23%) Python
3 4 (2.82%) C#
3 4 (2.82%) Java
4 3 (2.11%) Delphi
5 2 (1.41%) C++
5 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.41%) R
5 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.70%) VBA
6 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.11%) ISEB
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.41%) CCNP
3 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (0.70%) CCDP
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
4 1 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
1 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (11.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (0.70%) Xen
3 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) Tableau
3 8 (5.63%) Citrix
4 6 (4.23%) Sage
5 5 (3.52%) Alteryx
6 4 (2.82%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.41%) Apple
7 2 (1.41%) Cisco
7 2 (1.41%) Google
7 2 (1.41%) VMware
8 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.70%) Northgate
8 1 (0.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.70%) SAP