Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £30,250 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 14 10
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 168 125 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 18.92% 13.68% 17.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.38% 14.14% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 150 100 205
Staffordshire median annual salary £30,250 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% -14.29% +11.11%
10th Percentile £18,750 £19,000 £21,700
90th Percentile £48,750 £41,250 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,887 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.11% -1.64% +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 867 884 1,272
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.64% 96.72% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 729 715 1,136
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,700 £23,375
90th Percentile £55,300 £58,750 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 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
Tamworth +3 58 £25,000 +25.00% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -1 32 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Stoke-on-Trent +8 22 £30,000 +26.32% 4
Lichfield +2 10 £32,500 +4.00% 2
Stafford +7 7 £24,500 -18.33% 3
Cannock -3 6 £35,500 +2.90%
Rugeley +1 1 £22,500 -25.00%
Analyst
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Staffordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 66 (39.29%) SQL
2 59 (35.12%) Microsoft
3 51 (30.36%) Windows
4 44 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (24.40%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 25 (14.88%) Microsoft Office
9 24 (14.29%) Retail
9 24 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 23 (13.69%) SLA
11 21 (12.50%) C#
11 21 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (11.90%) ITIL
12 20 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (11.31%) Finance
14 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Excel
14 17 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (9.52%) Scrum
15 16 (9.52%) Windows 7
15 16 (9.52%) Acceptance Criteria
16 15 (8.93%) SDLC
16 15 (8.93%) Windows Server
16 15 (8.93%) Degree
17 14 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
17 14 (8.33%) Games
18 12 (7.14%) Legal
18 12 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
18 12 (7.14%) Ticket Management
19 11 (6.55%) Technical Analysis

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 7 (4.17%) SAS
2 5 (2.98%) Confluence
2 5 (2.98%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (14.88%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (3.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) BPCS
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.60%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.38%) Office 365
3 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.76%) LAN
3 7 (4.17%) WAN
4 5 (2.98%) DNS
4 5 (2.98%) SSL
5 4 (2.38%) Firewall
5 4 (2.38%) Telnet
5 4 (2.38%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.79%) FTP
6 3 (1.79%) Internet
7 1 (0.60%) HTTP
7 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.38%) Power BI
6 3 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.79%) MS Access
7 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.60%) QlikView
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.76%) JIRA
2 3 (1.79%) Ranorex
2 3 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.60%) Selenium
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.60%) YouTrack
General
1 24 (14.29%) Retail
2 19 (11.31%) Finance
3 14 (8.33%) Games
4 12 (7.14%) Legal
5 7 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.98%) Billing
7 4 (2.38%) Advertising
7 4 (2.38%) Marketing
8 3 (1.79%) Banking
9 2 (1.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.95%) .NET
2 2 (1.19%) CSS
2 2 (1.19%) HTML
2 2 (1.19%) jQuery
3 1 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.17%) User Experience
4 5 (2.98%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.19%) EFT
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) FMCG
6 1 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.36%) Windows
2 16 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 15 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.55%) Windows XP
5 9 (5.36%) Windows Vista
6 8 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 8 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.79%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.19%) Android
9 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.60%) Linux
10 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
2 32 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 21 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (11.90%) ITIL
5 20 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (9.52%) Acceptance Criteria
7 16 (9.52%) Scrum
8 15 (8.93%) SDLC
9 12 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
9 12 (7.14%) Ticket Management
10 11 (6.55%) Commercial Awareness
10 11 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (6.55%) IT Strategy
10 11 (6.55%) Technical Analysis
11 10 (5.95%) CRM
11 10 (5.95%) ERP
11 10 (5.95%) Test Automation
12 9 (5.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.29%) SQL
2 21 (12.50%) C#
3 7 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.98%) VBA
5 3 (1.79%) C
6 2 (1.19%) Java
6 2 (1.19%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.19%) Lingo
6 2 (1.19%) Python
6 2 (1.19%) R
7 1 (0.60%) C++
7 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.93%) Degree
2 4 (2.38%) ISEB
2 4 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.60%) AAT
4 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.69%) SLA
2 5 (2.98%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (6.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (35.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.55%) VMware
3 10 (5.95%) Citrix
4 9 (5.36%) Oracle
5 5 (2.98%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.38%) Google
7 3 (1.79%) Epicor
7 3 (1.79%) SAP
7 3 (1.79%) Tableau
7 3 (1.79%) Twitter
8 2 (1.19%) Aderant
8 2 (1.19%) IFS
8 2 (1.19%) iManage
8 2 (1.19%) Infor
8 2 (1.19%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.19%) RapidMiner
8 2 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.60%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.60%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.60%) Snowplow