Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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

Analyst
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 37 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 20.79% 13.61% 10.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.84% 13.89% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 10
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £29,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -20.67% +47.06%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,525 £30,750
90th Percentile £44,500 £50,875 £40,325
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 162 144 64
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.01% 97.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 120 105 57
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,100 £26,050
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,305 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,128
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.34% +2.82%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Salford

Analyst
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Salford

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Salford over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Salford

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 Salford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (40.54%) JIRA
4 14 (37.84%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
6 12 (32.43%) User Stories
7 11 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (29.73%) Validation
7 11 (29.73%) Visual Studio
7 11 (29.73%) Business Process Modelling
7 11 (29.73%) Defect Management
8 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (24.32%) SQL
9 9 (24.32%) Windows
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) Broadband
10 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
10 6 (16.22%) Scenario Testing
11 5 (13.51%) Traceability Matrix
11 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
11 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
11 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
11 5 (13.51%) Change Management
12 4 (10.81%) Service Management
12 4 (10.81%) Firewall
12 4 (10.81%) SLA
12 4 (10.81%) Retail
12 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
12 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.81%) Middleware

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 4 (10.81%) Confluence
1 4 (10.81%) MS Project Server
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) IaaS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Broadband
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) Skype
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) SMS
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) JIRA
2 11 (29.73%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) QAComplete
3 1 (2.70%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (10.81%) Publishing
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Cyberattack
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
3 12 (32.43%) User Stories
4 11 (29.73%) Business Process Modelling
4 11 (29.73%) Defect Management
4 11 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (29.73%) Validation
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
6 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Change Management
7 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
7 5 (13.51%) Traceability Matrix
8 4 (10.81%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (10.81%) Line Management
8 4 (10.81%) Service Management
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) HNC
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
1 3 (8.11%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.70%) Nessus
2 1 (2.70%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.70%) Nmap
2 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.70%) BT
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Intel
4 1 (2.70%) McAfee
4 1 (2.70%) NetWitness
4 1 (2.70%) Qualys
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk
4 1 (2.70%) VMware