Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £44,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Senior Analyst
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 161 121
Rank change year-on-year +31 -40 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 24 30 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.02% 0.86% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.89% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 60
Reading median annual salary £44,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.50% - -
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,350 £40,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £65,000 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% -

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 2262 3360 4435
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 96.14% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 2518 3527
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,550 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Reading

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in Reading

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Reading over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Senior 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 Reading region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) Scrum
2 9 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 9 (37.50%) QA
2 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) ISEB
4 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) OOP
6 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Retail
7 4 (16.67%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) Linux
7 4 (16.67%) HP
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) B2B
8 3 (12.50%) IBM
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) .NET

Senior 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 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) HP UFT
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) Gatling
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) JMeter
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) NetBeans
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) TestLink
3 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.33%) Zephyr
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.17%) DataPower
3 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Scrum
2 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) OOP
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) B2B
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) SIEM
6 3 (12.50%) Test Management
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) C
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) COBOL
5 1 (4.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) ISEB
2 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) GIAC
5 1 (4.17%) SANS
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) EnCase
3 1 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Splunk
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat