Period
to 25 April 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 22 18
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 81 109 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.85% 9.83% 12.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.46% 9.97% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70 87 148
Somerset median annual salary £35,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.79% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,850 £23,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -4.11% +4.29%

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 958 1,093 1,249
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.83% 98.56% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 712 931 979
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £60,250
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 46 £36,000 -4.00% 7
Weston-super-Mare - 6 £26,250 -
Clevedon +5 5 £32,500 +83.10%
Taunton -3 4 £40,000 -10.05%
Bridgwater - 4 £27,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 3 £42,500 -
Portishead +5 2 £32,255 +37.32%
Yeovil 0 2 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Street -12 1 £31,500 -65.00%
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Somerset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.99%) Degree
4 14 (17.28%) Project Management
5 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (14.81%) Finance
6 11 (13.58%) SQL
6 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 9 (11.11%) Marketing
9 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
9 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.88%) C#
10 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (8.64%) Windows
10 7 (8.64%) ERP
10 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (7.41%) Selenium
11 6 (7.41%) Power BI
11 6 (7.41%) Analytics
11 6 (7.41%) SAP
11 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
11 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
11 6 (7.41%) Retail
12 5 (6.17%) Programme Management

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 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.47%) Office 365
3 2 (2.47%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) DHCP
1 2 (2.47%) DNS
1 2 (2.47%) Firewall
1 2 (2.47%) MPLS
1 2 (2.47%) Network Security
1 2 (2.47%) VLAN
1 2 (2.47%) VPN
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) Power BI
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.23%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.23%) MySQL
5 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Selenium
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
2 3 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.23%) Codeception
4 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 9 (11.11%) Marketing
3 6 (7.41%) Retail
4 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.94%) Electronics
6 2 (2.47%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Automotive
7 1 (1.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) CSS
1 4 (4.94%) HTML
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) ODBC
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Life Science
2 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) EPoS
3 2 (2.47%) Industry 4.0
3 2 (2.47%) NHS
3 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.23%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.28%) Project Management
3 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (8.64%) ERP
9 6 (7.41%) Analytics
9 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.17%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.94%) ITIL
11 4 (4.94%) Statistics
11 4 (4.94%) Visualisation
11 4 (4.94%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.94%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) C#
3 4 (4.94%) Java
3 4 (4.94%) R
4 3 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) C
5 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) SAPscript
5 2 (2.47%) VB
6 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) HND
3 3 (3.70%) ISEB
3 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.23%) AAT
5 1 (1.23%) CCENT
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.23%) MCP
5 1 (1.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) SAP
3 3 (3.70%) Google
4 2 (2.47%) Tableau
4 2 (2.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.23%) Canon
5 1 (1.23%) Civica
5 1 (1.23%) IBM