The median annual salary for a Analyst was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Preston during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Analyst
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 18 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 15.13% 35.59% 21.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.38% 36.84% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 16
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.53% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,600 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +2.81% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 117 57 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 98.32% 96.61% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 111 46 62
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Preston

Analyst
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Preston

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Preston over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Preston

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (69.64%) SQL
2 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (48.21%) SDLC
4 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
6 16 (28.57%) AS400
6 16 (28.57%) iSeries
7 12 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 11 (19.64%) ITIL
8 11 (19.64%) Windows
8 11 (19.64%) ERP
8 11 (19.64%) Degree
9 10 (17.86%) Finance
9 10 (17.86%) Web Services
9 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
9 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
10 9 (16.07%) Advertising
11 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 8 (14.29%) VB6
11 8 (14.29%) WCF
11 8 (14.29%) Ajax
11 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (14.29%) IBM
11 8 (14.29%) Regression Testing
11 8 (14.29%) Mainframe
11 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (14.29%) DB2
11 8 (14.29%) .NET
11 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
2 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (14.29%) DB2
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.71%) Power BI
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.79%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
1 2 (3.57%) Selenium
1 2 (3.57%) SpecFlow
1 2 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Advertising
3 5 (8.93%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) Web Services
2 8 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) Ajax
2 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 8 (14.29%) CSS
2 8 (14.29%) HTML
2 8 (14.29%) RESTful
2 8 (14.29%) SOAP
2 8 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (1.79%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) AS400
1 16 (28.57%) iSeries
2 8 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.57%) iPad
4 2 (3.57%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (48.21%) SDLC
3 12 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 11 (19.64%) ERP
4 11 (19.64%) ITIL
5 8 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.50%) CRM
7 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
7 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Statistics
7 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.14%) Smoke Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Validation
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.57%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) C#
2 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.29%) RPG
2 8 (14.29%) VB
2 8 (14.29%) VB6
3 3 (5.36%) VBA
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) R
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.14%) ISEB
4 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.79%) MCSE
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) IBM
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Tableau
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 2 (3.57%) Guidewire
6 2 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) Pega
6 2 (3.57%) Talend
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
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