The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Analyst
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 20 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 12 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 12.90% 10.10% 24.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.19% 10.10% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 8
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +70.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,021 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £28,300
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,188 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.89% -3.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 91 99 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 97.85% 100.00% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 67 85 37
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,112 £32,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Taunton

Analyst
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Taunton

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Taunton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Taunton

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Taunton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) BDD
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) Kanban
6 5 (29.41%) Selenium
6 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
7 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
8 3 (17.65%) System Testing
8 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
8 3 (17.65%) ISEB
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
9 2 (11.76%) TDD
9 2 (11.76%) User Stories
9 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
9 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) SOAP
9 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 2 (11.76%) Change Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
3 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
4 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) BDD
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Kanban
5 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
6 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) System Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) TDD
8 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft