Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

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
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 120 226 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.25% 16.93% 17.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.53% 17.44% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 107 227 162
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +16.13% +3.18%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,650 £20,775
90th Percentile £46,750 £52,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1259 1296 1201
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.08% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1136 1022
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,100 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 2017. 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 -12 75 £34,000 -5.56% 4
Taunton -4 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Street +10 7 £25,500 -53.64%
Clevedon - 4 £25,000 - 3
Yeovil 0 1 £35,000 +84.21%
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, 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 Somerset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (28.33%) SQL
3 33 (27.50%) Finance
4 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 25 (20.83%) Windows
5 25 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 21 (17.50%) VMware
7 19 (15.83%) Selenium
8 18 (15.00%) Active Directory
8 18 (15.00%) Windows Server
9 17 (14.17%) Software Testing
10 16 (13.33%) ISTQB
11 15 (12.50%) Degree
12 14 (11.67%) Test Scripting
12 14 (11.67%) Manual Testing
12 14 (11.67%) Scrum
13 13 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
14 12 (10.00%) C#
14 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
15 11 (9.17%) SAP
15 11 (9.17%) TCP/IP
15 11 (9.17%) DNS
15 11 (9.17%) DHCP
16 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
16 10 (8.33%) Manufacturing
16 10 (8.33%) Firewall
16 10 (8.33%) Veeam
16 10 (8.33%) Test Strategy
16 10 (8.33%) Data Analysis

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 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.50%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.50%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.83%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Office 365
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.50%) G Suite
4 2 (1.67%) BrowserStack
4 2 (1.67%) IaaS
4 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.17%) DHCP
1 11 (9.17%) DNS
1 11 (9.17%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.33%) Firewall
3 7 (5.83%) SAN
3 7 (5.83%) Wireless
4 6 (5.00%) LAN
5 5 (4.17%) Skype
5 5 (4.17%) VLAN
5 5 (4.17%) WLAN
6 4 (3.33%) DECT
7 2 (1.67%) HTTP
8 1 (0.83%) Internet
8 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (15.83%) Selenium
2 7 (5.83%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.17%) SpecFlow
3 5 (4.17%) WebDriver
4 4 (3.33%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.50%) JIRA
5 3 (2.50%) LoadUI
5 3 (2.50%) NUnit
5 3 (2.50%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (27.50%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.00%) Electronics
3 6 (5.00%) Marketing
3 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.50%) .NET
2 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.00%) jQuery
3 5 (4.17%) Gherkin
3 5 (4.17%) Web Services
4 3 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.83%) CSS
5 1 (0.83%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.83%) HTML
5 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.33%) CCTV
4 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.50%) User Experience
5 2 (1.67%) Fintech
5 2 (1.67%) Replication
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.83%) Windows
2 18 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.00%) Linux
6 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.83%) Android
7 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.83%) Unix
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.83%) Test Automation
3 17 (14.17%) Software Testing
4 14 (11.67%) Manual Testing
4 14 (11.67%) Scrum
4 14 (11.67%) Test Scripting
5 10 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 10 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 9 (7.50%) BDD
6 9 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.50%) Kanban
7 8 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 8 (6.67%) Project Management
7 8 (6.67%) SDLC
8 7 (5.83%) Change Management
8 7 (5.83%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (5.83%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.33%) SQL
2 12 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (1.67%) Java
3 2 (1.67%) Python
3 2 (1.67%) X++
4 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.83%) C
4 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 15 (12.50%) Degree
3 8 (6.67%) ISEB
4 6 (5.00%) PMP
4 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) PMO
2 7 (5.83%) QA
3 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.50%) Shibboleth
5 2 (1.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) SCCM
2 4 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.67%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.83%) SCOM
5 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.50%) VMware
3 11 (9.17%) SAP
4 10 (8.33%) Veeam
5 8 (6.67%) HP
6 6 (5.00%) Cisco
7 5 (4.17%) 3PAR
7 5 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (4.17%) Xerox
8 4 (3.33%) Mitel
8 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.50%) Google
9 3 (2.50%) Snow
9 3 (2.50%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.50%) Sophos
10 1 (0.83%) Avaya
10 1 (0.83%) Citrix
10 1 (0.83%) CODA
10 1 (0.83%) McAfee
10 1 (0.83%) Sitecore