Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

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

Analyst
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 21 12
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 124 149 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.05% 11.01% 14.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.30% 11.31% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 98 127 189
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +29.03%
10th Percentile £21,675 £18,800 £24,250
90th Percentile £52,800 £45,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,850
% change year-on-year -4.11% -0.95% +5.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 932 1,318 1,280
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.11% 97.41% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 795 1,020 1,132
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,099 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Somerset

Analyst
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Somerset

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Somerset over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Somerset

Analyst
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. 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
Bath +5 60 £35,000 -1.41% 7
Street +3 15 £95,000 +272.55%
Yeovil +1 13 £50,000 +42.86%
Portishead - 7 £35,000 -
Wells - 6 £17,500 -
Clevedon - 2 £26,500 -
Taunton -9 1 £44,471 +19.39% 3
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Somerset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (32.26%) SQL
3 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 28 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (20.16%) Microsoft Excel
6 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
8 22 (17.74%) Finance
9 21 (16.94%) Scrum
9 21 (16.94%) User Stories
10 18 (14.52%) Data Analysis
11 17 (13.71%) ITIL
12 16 (12.90%) Visualisation
12 16 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (12.10%) Analytics
13 15 (12.10%) Oracle
13 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Office
14 14 (11.29%) Windows
14 14 (11.29%) Linux
14 14 (11.29%) Waterfall
15 13 (10.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (10.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (10.48%) Project Management
15 13 (10.48%) Decision-Making
16 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
16 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (8.87%) Retail
17 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
17 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Project

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.42%) SAS
3 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 25 (20.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (8.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (4.84%) MS Visio
6 4 (3.23%) SPSS
7 3 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle ASCP
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.81%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.42%) G Suite
3 3 (2.42%) SaaS
4 2 (1.61%) Slack
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) DHCP
1 3 (2.42%) DNS
1 3 (2.42%) eduroam
1 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 13 (10.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.87%) Power BI
5 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.45%) MS Access
7 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database
7 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (5.65%) RDBMS
7 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (4.03%) MySQL
10 3 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.61%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.61%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) JIRA
1 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.61%) Selenium
2 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 22 (17.74%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Retail
3 9 (7.26%) Banking
4 7 (5.65%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.42%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Front Office
6 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.65%) .NET
2 4 (3.23%) Ajax
2 4 (3.23%) jQuery
2 4 (3.23%) JSON
2 4 (3.23%) ODBC
2 4 (3.23%) Web Services
2 4 (3.23%) XML
3 3 (2.42%) HTML
4 2 (1.61%) CSS
5 1 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.81%) HTML5
5 1 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.23%) NHS
6 2 (1.61%) FMCG
6 2 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.61%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.29%) Linux
1 14 (11.29%) Windows
2 10 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (8.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.42%) AIX
3 3 (2.42%) Unix
4 1 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (16.94%) Scrum
3 21 (16.94%) User Stories
4 18 (14.52%) Data Analysis
5 17 (13.71%) ITIL
6 16 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (12.90%) Visualisation
7 15 (12.10%) Analytics
8 14 (11.29%) Waterfall
9 13 (10.48%) Decision-Making
9 13 (10.48%) Project Management
10 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
11 11 (8.87%) SDLC
11 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
12 10 (8.06%) Business Analysis
13 9 (7.26%) ERP
13 9 (7.26%) Runbook
13 9 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (6.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.26%) SQL
2 10 (8.06%) Java
3 8 (6.45%) Python
3 8 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.65%) C#
4 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.65%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.84%) C++
6 5 (4.03%) VBA
7 1 (0.81%) ABAP
7 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) ISEB
2 6 (4.84%) ISTQB
2 6 (4.84%) PhD
3 4 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.23%) PMP
3 4 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.81%) CBAP
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.65%) PMO
3 6 (4.84%) GDPR
4 5 (4.03%) QA
5 4 (3.23%) SLA
6 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.81%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.42%) Shibboleth
1 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.10%) Oracle
3 9 (7.26%) SAP
4 8 (6.45%) Tableau
5 7 (5.65%) Cognos
6 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.42%) ATG
7 3 (2.42%) Google
7 3 (2.42%) Snow
7 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.42%) Sophos
7 3 (2.42%) VMware
8 1 (0.81%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.81%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Pegasus