Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 28 12
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 108 109 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.04% 8.46% 15.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.83% 8.69% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 93 97 197
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,750 £50,000 £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 913 1,255 1,271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.35% 97.44% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1,056 1,089
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,900 £25,750 £24,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +12 57 £36,500 +12.31% 4
Street +6 12 £42,000 -18.45%
Bridgwater -5 9 £27,500 - 1
Yeovil -2 7 £35,000 -
Wells - 6 £17,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 5 £42,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 4 £26,375 -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.70%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (22.22%) Finance
5 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Office
6 21 (19.44%) PRINCE2
6 21 (19.44%) Degree
7 20 (18.52%) SharePoint
7 20 (18.52%) SQL
8 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Excel
8 19 (17.59%) Test Automation
9 17 (15.74%) Visualisation
9 17 (15.74%) Manufacturing
10 15 (13.89%) C#
10 15 (13.89%) PMO
11 14 (12.96%) Computer Science
11 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Project
11 14 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (12.04%) PMP
12 13 (12.04%) Active Directory
12 13 (12.04%) Marketing
13 12 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 12 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
13 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 12 (11.11%) Java
13 12 (11.11%) Windows
13 12 (11.11%) Power BI
14 11 (10.19%) Scrum
14 11 (10.19%) Project 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 20 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.63%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (3.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) DNS
2 2 (1.85%) DHCP
2 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.11%) Power BI
1 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.48%) Big Data
2 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.63%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Selenium
1 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.78%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.93%) Codeception
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 24 (22.22%) Finance
2 17 (15.74%) Manufacturing
3 13 (12.04%) Marketing
4 9 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (7.41%) Banking
6 7 (6.48%) Electronics
7 4 (3.70%) Retail
8 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.93%) Back Office
9 1 (0.93%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) .NET
1 3 (2.78%) CSS
1 3 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (0.93%) Ajax
2 1 (0.93%) jQuery
2 1 (0.93%) JSON
2 1 (0.93%) MLlib
2 1 (0.93%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.93%) Pandas
2 1 (0.93%) scikit-learn
2 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.48%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.63%) Industry 4.0
3 5 (4.63%) Life Science
4 3 (2.78%) AS400
4 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.78%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (2.78%) User Experience
5 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) EPoS
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.93%) AIX
4 1 (0.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) SUSE
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 19 (17.59%) Test Automation
5 17 (15.74%) Visualisation
6 14 (12.96%) Computer Science
7 12 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (10.19%) Analytics
8 11 (10.19%) Project Management
8 11 (10.19%) Scrum
8 11 (10.19%) SDLC
9 10 (9.26%) Data Analytics
9 10 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (9.26%) Waterfall
10 9 (8.33%) B2B
10 9 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 9 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (7.41%) Data Analysis
11 8 (7.41%) OO
11 8 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.52%) SQL
2 15 (13.89%) C#
3 12 (11.11%) Java
4 6 (5.56%) C++
4 6 (5.56%) R
5 5 (4.63%) Python
6 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.78%) RPG
7 3 (2.78%) RPG IV
7 3 (2.78%) RPG/400
8 2 (1.85%) C
8 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (19.44%) Degree
2 14 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (12.04%) PMP
4 7 (6.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (5.56%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.56%) PhD
6 5 (4.63%) ISEB
6 5 (4.63%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.89%) PMO
2 11 (10.19%) QA
3 4 (3.70%) GDPR
3 4 (3.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (12.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (28.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) SAP
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle
4 3 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (1.85%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.93%) Tableau