Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 25 10
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 125 122 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.55% 9.40% 16.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.02% 9.67% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 111 107 227
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.78% +16.13%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,650
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,750 £52,500
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 832 1,261 1,297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.15% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 695 1,045 1,137
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.51% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,856 £25,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 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 22 October 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 +19 65 £35,000 +2.94% 14
Street +3 17 £42,750 +67.65%
Yeovil +5 11 £35,000 - 1
Wells - 6 £17,500 -
Portishead - 5 £35,000 -
Bridgwater - 4 £31,250 - 1
Clevedon +3 2 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Shepton Mallet - 1 £47,500 - 1
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £37,500 -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 38 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (27.20%) SQL
3 33 (26.40%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
5 26 (20.80%) Microsoft Excel
6 25 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (19.20%) Microsoft Office
7 24 (19.20%) Finance
8 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
9 20 (16.00%) PRINCE2
10 17 (13.60%) Windows
10 17 (13.60%) Visualisation
11 16 (12.80%) Microsoft Project
11 16 (12.80%) PMO
12 15 (12.00%) SharePoint
12 15 (12.00%) Project Management
12 15 (12.00%) Scrum
12 15 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 14 (11.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 14 (11.20%) SDLC
14 13 (10.40%) Waterfall
14 13 (10.40%) PMP
14 13 (10.40%) ITIL
14 13 (10.40%) Java
14 13 (10.40%) Degree
14 13 (10.40%) Data Analysis
14 13 (10.40%) Test Automation
15 12 (9.60%) Oracle
16 11 (8.80%) Service Delivery
16 11 (8.80%) Computer Science

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 15 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.40%) SAS
3 2 (1.60%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.80%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (19.20%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (12.80%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (3.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Sonata
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.80%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.80%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.40%) Office 365
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) DNS
2 2 (1.60%) DHCP
2 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.80%) Power BI
2 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.40%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.60%) MS Access
6 4 (3.20%) Big Data
6 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.20%) MySQL
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.60%) SAS EBI
8 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.20%) Selenium
2 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.40%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.80%) JIRA
4 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (19.20%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Banking
2 10 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.60%) Retail
4 6 (4.80%) Marketing
5 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.20%) Electronics
7 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.80%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) .NET
2 4 (3.20%) ODBC
3 3 (2.40%) Ajax
3 3 (2.40%) HTML
3 3 (2.40%) jQuery
3 3 (2.40%) JSON
3 3 (2.40%) XML
4 2 (1.60%) CSS
5 1 (0.80%) HTML5
5 1 (0.80%) MLlib
5 1 (0.80%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.80%) Pandas
5 1 (0.80%) scikit-learn
5 1 (0.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.40%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.40%) AS400
4 3 (2.40%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.60%) Industry 4.0
5 2 (1.60%) User Experience
6 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.80%) EPoS
6 1 (0.80%) FMCG
6 1 (0.80%) Life Science
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.60%) Windows
2 5 (4.00%) Linux
2 5 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.40%) AIX
3 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.40%) Unix
3 3 (2.40%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.40%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.80%) SUSE
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 17 (13.60%) Visualisation
5 15 (12.00%) Project Management
5 15 (12.00%) Scrum
6 14 (11.20%) SDLC
7 13 (10.40%) Data Analysis
7 13 (10.40%) ITIL
7 13 (10.40%) Test Automation
7 13 (10.40%) Waterfall
8 11 (8.80%) Analytics
8 11 (8.80%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (8.80%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.40%) Data Analytics
10 8 (6.40%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (6.40%) User Stories
11 7 (5.60%) Kanban
11 7 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.20%) SQL
2 13 (10.40%) Java
3 9 (7.20%) C#
4 7 (5.60%) Python
5 6 (4.80%) C++
5 6 (4.80%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.20%) VBA
8 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.40%) R
8 3 (2.40%) RPG
8 3 (2.40%) RPG IV
8 3 (2.40%) RPG/400
9 1 (0.80%) ABAP
9 1 (0.80%) C
9 1 (0.80%) Ruby
9 1 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (10.40%) Degree
2 13 (10.40%) PMP
3 8 (6.40%) ISEB
4 7 (5.60%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.80%) PhD
6 5 (4.00%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.80%) CBAP
8 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.80%) PMO
2 7 (5.60%) GDPR
2 7 (5.60%) QA
2 7 (5.60%) SLA
3 5 (4.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.80%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.60%) Oracle
3 7 (5.60%) SAP
4 6 (4.80%) Cognos
4 6 (4.80%) Tableau
5 3 (2.40%) ATG
5 3 (2.40%) HP
5 3 (2.40%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.60%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat