Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Analyst
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 13 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 197 204 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 16.35% 16.49% 20.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.72% 16.90% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 150 207 228
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +15.70% -6.92%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,450 £18,500
90th Percentile £46,375 £48,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £36,646 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.28% +7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1178 1207 1167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 97.57% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1067 1011
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,650 £22,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Staffordshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Staffordshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Staffordshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent +25 60 £27,500 -3.51% 2
Tamworth -6 34 £27,500 -4.35% 1
Burton-upon-Trent 0 25 £37,500 - 1
Lichfield -10 22 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Stafford +5 15 £28,000 -29.11%
Cannock -1 9 £36,000 -10.00%
Analyst
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Staffordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 65 (32.99%) Microsoft
2 48 (24.37%) SQL
3 43 (21.83%) SLA
4 40 (20.30%) SAP
4 40 (20.30%) Finance
5 32 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (16.24%) Record to Report
6 28 (14.21%) Windows
7 25 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (12.18%) Microsoft Excel
9 20 (10.15%) Retail
9 20 (10.15%) Manufacturing
9 20 (10.15%) SQL Server
9 20 (10.15%) Tableau
10 19 (9.64%) SAP FI
10 19 (9.64%) SAP FI/CO
10 19 (9.64%) SAP CO
11 18 (9.14%) Marketing
12 17 (8.63%) Business Analysis
12 17 (8.63%) SDLC
13 16 (8.12%) Manual Testing
13 16 (8.12%) CRM
14 15 (7.61%) Economics
14 15 (7.61%) Test Automation
14 15 (7.61%) IT Strategy
15 14 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (6.60%) SAP MM
16 13 (6.60%) SAP PP
16 13 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (6.60%) Citrix

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 10 (5.08%) SAS
2 7 (3.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (12.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.58%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (4.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (9.64%) SAP CO
1 19 (9.64%) SAP FI
1 19 (9.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (6.60%) SAP MII
2 13 (6.60%) SAP MM
2 13 (6.60%) SAP PP
2 13 (6.60%) SAP PP-PI
3 3 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.52%) SAP SCM
3 3 (1.52%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.51%) Epicor Tropos
5 1 (0.51%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.03%) Office 365
3 3 (1.52%) AdWords
3 3 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.54%) Firewall
1 5 (2.54%) LAN
1 5 (2.54%) WAN
2 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.52%) Wireless
3 2 (1.02%) DHCP
3 2 (1.02%) DNS
3 2 (1.02%) VLAN
3 2 (1.02%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.51%) MPLS
4 1 (0.51%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.51%) Network Security
4 1 (0.51%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.52%) Big Data
5 3 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.52%) MS Access
5 3 (1.52%) OLAP
5 3 (1.52%) QlikView
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.02%) Power BI
7 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.54%) JIRA
2 2 (1.02%) MSTest
2 2 (1.02%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.02%) TestRail
3 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.51%) Selenium
3 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (20.30%) Finance
2 20 (10.15%) Manufacturing
2 20 (10.15%) Retail
3 18 (9.14%) Marketing
4 3 (1.52%) Advertising
4 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.51%) Back Office
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.60%) SAPUI5
2 8 (4.06%) .NET
3 6 (3.05%) WinForms
4 4 (2.03%) EDI
4 4 (2.03%) EDIFACT
5 2 (1.02%) XML
6 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.06%) Driving Licence
2 8 (4.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.54%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.03%) TRADACOMS
5 3 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.52%) iPad
6 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.02%) PMI
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) NHS
7 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.21%) Windows
2 8 (4.06%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.55%) Linux
4 6 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.03%) Windows Vista
5 4 (2.03%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.02%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.51%) Android
8 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.24%) Record to Report
2 25 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (8.63%) Business Analysis
3 17 (8.63%) SDLC
4 16 (8.12%) CRM
4 16 (8.12%) Manual Testing
5 15 (7.61%) Economics
5 15 (7.61%) IT Strategy
5 15 (7.61%) Test Automation
6 14 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (6.60%) Demand Management
7 13 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (5.08%) ERP
8 10 (5.08%) Waterfall
9 9 (4.57%) Data Extraction
9 9 (4.57%) ITIL
9 9 (4.57%) Mathematics
9 9 (4.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.06%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.37%) SQL
2 8 (4.06%) C#
3 5 (2.54%) C
4 4 (2.03%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.52%) ABAP
5 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.52%) VB
6 1 (0.51%) C++
6 1 (0.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.51%) VBA
6 1 (0.51%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.09%) Degree
2 12 (6.09%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.05%) CCNA
3 6 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.05%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.54%) ISEB
4 5 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.52%) CISSP
5 3 (1.52%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.02%) CEH
6 2 (1.02%) CISM
6 2 (1.02%) MCSD
6 2 (1.02%) MCSE
6 2 (1.02%) PhD
6 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.51%) CCNP
7 1 (0.51%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (21.83%) SLA
2 11 (5.58%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) GDPR
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 13 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) Snort
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.51%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (32.99%) Microsoft
2 40 (20.30%) SAP
3 20 (10.15%) Tableau
4 13 (6.60%) Citrix
5 9 (4.57%) VMware
6 6 (3.05%) Oracle
7 5 (2.54%) IFS
8 3 (1.52%) Cellebrite
8 3 (1.52%) Facebook
8 3 (1.52%) Google
9 2 (1.02%) Apple
9 2 (1.02%) Cisco
9 2 (1.02%) Infor
10 1 (0.51%) Epicor
10 1 (0.51%) HP
10 1 (0.51%) Sage
10 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com