Period
to 21 May 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

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

Analyst
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 299 289 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 13.50% 11.41% 10.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.07% 11.81% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 248 247 252
Reading median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -7.98%
10th Percentile £21,850 £21,250 £21,025
90th Percentile £58,975 £55,000 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -9.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,125 2,447 2,480
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.60% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,847 2,090 1,939
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% -2.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Reading

Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Reading

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Reading over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 Reading region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 102 (34.11%) SQL
2 66 (22.07%) Degree
2 66 (22.07%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (20.40%) Finance
3 61 (20.40%) ITIL
4 59 (19.73%) Microsoft
5 52 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
6 49 (16.39%) Marketing
6 49 (16.39%) Windows
7 42 (14.05%) Business Analysis
8 37 (12.37%) XML
9 36 (12.04%) SDLC
10 35 (11.71%) Office 365
10 35 (11.71%) Microsoft Office
10 35 (11.71%) Microsoft Excel
11 34 (11.37%) SLA
12 33 (11.04%) Oracle
12 33 (11.04%) SQL Server
13 32 (10.70%) Project Management
13 32 (10.70%) Active Directory
14 31 (10.37%) QA
15 28 (9.36%) User Stories
15 28 (9.36%) Relational Database
16 26 (8.70%) Windows 7
17 24 (8.03%) VPN
18 23 (7.69%) Machine Learning
18 23 (7.69%) Thought Leadership
19 22 (7.36%) CRM
19 22 (7.36%) Internet

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 14 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.68%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.67%) Confluence
3 5 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.67%) SAS
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) JBoss
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (11.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 35 (11.71%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (6.69%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.01%) SPSS
5 4 (1.34%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 13 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.67%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (0.67%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.67%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.71%) Office 365
2 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.67%) SaaS
4 4 (1.34%) IaaS
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.00%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.03%) VPN
2 22 (7.36%) Internet
3 20 (6.69%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.35%) Firewall
5 9 (3.01%) LAN
6 7 (2.34%) WAN
7 6 (2.01%) DHCP
7 6 (2.01%) DNS
8 4 (1.34%) DSL
8 4 (1.34%) GSM
8 4 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.34%) UMTS
9 3 (1.00%) GPRS
9 3 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.33%) 4G
11 1 (0.33%) LTE
11 1 (0.33%) MVNO
11 1 (0.33%) Network Security
11 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.36%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.02%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.68%) Big Data
6 7 (2.34%) SAP BW
6 7 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.67%) Lumira
8 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.67%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (1.67%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.67%) Snowflake Schema
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (2.68%) JIRA
2 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.00%) Selenium
4 2 (0.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.33%) GitLab
5 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.33%) NUnit
5 1 (0.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.33%) TestNG
5 1 (0.33%) WinRunner
General
1 61 (20.40%) Finance
2 49 (16.39%) Marketing
3 20 (6.69%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.02%) Retail
5 11 (3.68%) Law
6 7 (2.34%) Billing
7 6 (2.01%) Games
8 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.00%) Publishing
9 2 (0.67%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.67%) German Language
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
9 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.37%) XML
2 20 (6.69%) HTML
3 14 (4.68%) Web Services
4 9 (3.01%) .NET
5 7 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (1.67%) JRockit
6 5 (1.67%) Middleware
6 5 (1.67%) REST
6 5 (1.67%) Spring
7 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.67%) COM
9 1 (0.33%) CGI
9 1 (0.33%) Enzyme
9 1 (0.33%) Jest
9 1 (0.33%) RESTful
9 1 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (22.07%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.35%) User Experience
4 10 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.34%) Smart Meter
7 5 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (1.67%) iPad
7 5 (1.67%) Social Media
8 3 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.00%) TM Forum
9 2 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.33%) Fintech
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.33%) PMI
10 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.39%) Windows
2 26 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 14 (4.68%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (3.68%) Unix
4 11 (3.68%) Windows 2000
4 11 (3.68%) Windows XP
5 10 (3.34%) Windows 8
6 9 (3.01%) Linux
7 6 (2.01%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.00%) Solaris
8 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.40%) ITIL
2 52 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (14.05%) Business Analysis
4 36 (12.04%) SDLC
5 32 (10.70%) Project Management
6 28 (9.36%) User Stories
7 23 (7.69%) Machine Learning
7 23 (7.69%) Thought Leadership
8 22 (7.36%) CRM
9 21 (7.02%) Analytics
9 21 (7.02%) Artificial Intelligence
10 20 (6.69%) Use Case
10 20 (6.69%) Workshop Facilitation
11 18 (6.02%) Case Management
11 18 (6.02%) Change Management
11 18 (6.02%) ITSM
11 18 (6.02%) Software Delivery
12 17 (5.69%) Data Integration
12 17 (5.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 102 (34.11%) SQL
2 16 (5.35%) T-SQL
3 10 (3.34%) Python
4 5 (1.67%) R
4 5 (1.67%) VB
5 4 (1.34%) C#
5 4 (1.34%) Java
6 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.00%) Ruby
7 2 (0.67%) ABAP
7 2 (0.67%) Perl
7 2 (0.67%) PHP
8 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (22.07%) Degree
2 20 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (6.69%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.69%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.02%) CCENT
4 15 (5.02%) MCSA
5 13 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 11 (3.68%) A+ Certification
7 9 (3.01%) MCP
8 7 (2.34%) CISSP
8 7 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (2.34%) ISEB
8 7 (2.34%) Master's Degree
9 3 (1.00%) CBAP
9 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.67%) CISA
10 2 (0.67%) CRISC
10 2 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.33%) IIBA
11 1 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.37%) SLA
2 31 (10.37%) QA
3 19 (6.35%) Data Quality
4 13 (4.35%) COBIT
5 7 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.00%) GDPR
6 3 (1.00%) PMO
7 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (10.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (1.34%) QRadar
3 3 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.33%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (0.33%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.33%) Nessus
4 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.04%) Oracle
3 19 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (6.02%) SAP
5 14 (4.68%) HP
6 7 (2.34%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.34%) Cisco
7 6 (2.01%) Tableau
8 5 (1.67%) Facebook
8 5 (1.67%) Twitter
9 4 (1.34%) CyberArk
9 4 (1.34%) Mapinfo
10 3 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.00%) Ericsson
10 3 (1.00%) IBM
10 3 (1.00%) JDA
10 3 (1.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.00%) RedPrairie
11 2 (0.67%) Meraki
11 2 (0.67%) ServiceNow