Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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

Analyst
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 26 14
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 170 105 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 12.36% 9.40% 13.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.82% 9.68% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 152 97 182
Southampton median annual salary £33,250 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.21% +13.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £19,250 £18,500 £18,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £33,850 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.40% -3.29% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,326 1,085 1,470
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 97.14% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,163 988 1,384
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -3.61%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Southampton

Analyst
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Southampton

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Southampton over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Southampton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (28.82%) SQL
2 47 (27.65%) Windows
3 37 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (20.00%) Retail
4 34 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (17.06%) Test Automation
5 29 (17.06%) Microsoft
6 28 (16.47%) Business Analysis
7 23 (13.53%) Windows 7
8 22 (12.94%) QA
8 22 (12.94%) ITIL
9 21 (12.35%) Finance
10 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (11.76%) C#
10 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
11 18 (10.59%) Selenium
11 18 (10.59%) SLA
12 17 (10.00%) Management Information System
12 17 (10.00%) Degree
13 15 (8.82%) Acceptance Criteria
14 14 (8.24%) Scrum
14 14 (8.24%) Service Management
14 14 (8.24%) Active Directory
15 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
15 13 (7.65%) SAP
15 13 (7.65%) Manual Testing
15 13 (7.65%) Root Cause Analysis
16 12 (7.06%) Non-Functional Testing
17 11 (6.47%) .NET
17 11 (6.47%) ERP

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) IPython
3 1 (0.59%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.71%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.47%) Office 365
2 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.59%) G Suite
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.29%) VPN
2 6 (3.53%) Internet
2 6 (3.53%) Wireless
3 5 (2.94%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (2.94%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.76%) DNS
4 3 (1.76%) LAN
4 3 (1.76%) WAN
5 2 (1.18%) DHCP
5 2 (1.18%) Firewall
5 2 (1.18%) Network Security
5 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.18%) VLAN
6 1 (0.59%) ATM
6 1 (0.59%) VoIP
6 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.59%) Big Data
4 1 (0.59%) GIS
4 1 (0.59%) Power BI
4 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (10.59%) Selenium
2 5 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 4 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.76%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.76%) NUnit
4 3 (1.76%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.18%) JIRA
5 2 (1.18%) Protractor
5 2 (1.18%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.59%) JMeter
6 1 (0.59%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.59%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.59%) Toad
General
1 34 (20.00%) Retail
2 21 (12.35%) Finance
3 5 (2.94%) Automotive
3 5 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.18%) Electronics
4 2 (1.18%) Law
4 2 (1.18%) Marketing
4 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.47%) .NET
2 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET
2 8 (4.71%) CSS
2 8 (4.71%) HTML
3 7 (4.12%) Web Services
4 4 (2.35%) ADO.NET
4 4 (2.35%) CSS3
4 4 (2.35%) HTML5
5 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.18%) Bokeh
5 2 (1.18%) Matplotlib
5 2 (1.18%) NumPy
5 2 (1.18%) Pandas
5 2 (1.18%) XML
6 1 (0.59%) COM
6 1 (0.59%) D3.js
6 1 (0.59%) JSON
6 1 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.29%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.29%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.94%) FMCG
5 3 (1.76%) User Experience
6 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.18%) PMI
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.65%) Windows
2 23 (13.53%) Windows 7
3 11 (6.47%) Windows 10
4 10 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.12%) Unix
7 5 (2.94%) Linux
8 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.18%) CentOS
9 2 (1.18%) SUSE
10 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (17.06%) Test Automation
4 28 (16.47%) Business Analysis
5 22 (12.94%) ITIL
6 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (8.82%) Acceptance Criteria
8 14 (8.24%) Scrum
8 14 (8.24%) Service Management
9 13 (7.65%) Manual Testing
9 13 (7.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (7.06%) Non-Functional Testing
11 11 (6.47%) ERP
12 10 (5.88%) User Stories
13 9 (5.29%) Performance Testing
14 8 (4.71%) Data Analysis
14 8 (4.71%) ITSM
15 7 (4.12%) Process Improvement
15 7 (4.12%) Service Delivery
15 7 (4.12%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (28.82%) SQL
2 20 (11.76%) C#
3 8 (4.71%) Java
3 8 (4.71%) Python
4 7 (4.12%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.53%) Perl
6 5 (2.94%) C++
6 5 (2.94%) VBA
7 4 (2.35%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.59%) Ada
9 1 (0.59%) C
9 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.59%) Ruby
9 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (10.00%) Degree
2 8 (4.71%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.94%) HND
4 5 (2.94%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (1.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) ISEB
6 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.94%) QA
2 18 (10.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.18%) PMO
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.65%) SAP
3 9 (5.29%) Oracle
4 7 (4.12%) HP
5 6 (3.53%) Cisco
6 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.59%) Apple
7 1 (0.59%) Citrix
7 1 (0.59%) Google
7 1 (0.59%) IBM
7 1 (0.59%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.59%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.59%) Sophos
7 1 (0.59%) VMware