Period
to 19 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate Analyst was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

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

Graduate Analyst
UK
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 819 799 833
Rank change year-on-year -20 +34 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Analyst 276 408 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 274 369 347
UK median annual salary £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £33,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% -2.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 142,396 169,478 166,063
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.40% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 113,818 139,244 137,809
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Graduate Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Analyst in the UK

Graduate Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Graduate Analyst in the UK

Graduate Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Analyst over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Graduate Analyst in the UK

Graduate Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 19 March 2019. 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
England -9 274 £26,000 +8.33% 36
UK excluding London -18 157 £23,000 +2.22% 29
London +25 118 £27,500 +5.77% 13
South East +33 60 £22,500 - 4
Midlands +11 49 £28,500 +20.00% 10
West Midlands -3 44 £28,500 +9.62% 5
South West +21 21 £19,750 -5.95% 3
East of England +33 17 £22,000 - 3
North of England +35 9 £21,750 -9.38% 3
East Midlands +19 5 £23,000 +13.58% 5
North West +48 4 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Yorkshire +19 3 £22,500 +7.14% 1
North East - 2 £18,000 -
Scotland +7 1 £23,500 +16.05% 5

Graduate Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, Graduate 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 featuring Graduate Analyst in the job title.

1 127 (46.01%) Degree
2 122 (44.20%) Computer Science
3 108 (39.13%) Mathematics
4 91 (32.97%) Analytical Skills
5 87 (31.52%) Microsoft
6 75 (27.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 72 (26.09%) Finance
8 63 (22.83%) Physics
9 60 (21.74%) SQL
10 47 (17.03%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (13.41%) VMware
12 30 (10.87%) .NET
12 30 (10.87%) Active Directory
13 29 (10.51%) SQL Server
14 28 (10.14%) Microsoft Excel
14 28 (10.14%) MS Exchange
14 28 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
14 28 (10.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 25 (9.06%) Microsoft Office
16 22 (7.97%) ISTQB
16 22 (7.97%) ITIL
17 20 (7.25%) C#
18 19 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 18 (6.52%) ASP.NET
20 17 (6.16%) Project Management
20 17 (6.16%) Java
20 17 (6.16%) Software Engineering
21 16 (5.80%) Windows
22 15 (5.43%) Web Development

Graduate Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 28 (10.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.17%) Apache
3 4 (1.45%) IIS
3 4 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.72%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (10.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (9.06%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.36%) GitHub
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.62%) Firewall
2 8 (2.90%) Internet
3 3 (1.09%) Network Security
4 2 (0.72%) LAN
4 2 (0.72%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.72%) VPN
4 2 (0.72%) Wireless
5 1 (0.36%) FTP
5 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.71%) MySQL
3 6 (2.17%) Big Data
4 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.45%) Power BI
6 3 (1.09%) QlikView
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.09%) JIRA
1 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.72%) Selenium
2 2 (0.72%) Toad
3 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
General
1 72 (26.09%) Finance
2 7 (2.54%) Legal
3 6 (2.17%) Marketing
4 5 (1.81%) Banking
4 5 (1.81%) Law
4 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.45%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.72%) Back Office
7 2 (0.72%) Games
7 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Military
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.87%) .NET
2 18 (6.52%) ASP.NET
3 13 (4.71%) HTML
4 11 (3.99%) CSS
5 3 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.09%) LAMP
6 2 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.36%) Ajax
7 1 (0.36%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.36%) jQuery
7 1 (0.36%) Laravel
7 1 (0.36%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.36%) Memcached
7 1 (0.36%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 91 (32.97%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.26%) Fintech
4 7 (2.54%) User Experience
5 5 (1.81%) Industry 4.0
6 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.72%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.72%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.72%) Social Media
8 1 (0.36%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.36%) CESG
8 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.80%) Windows
2 14 (5.07%) Linux
2 14 (5.07%) Windows Server
3 13 (4.71%) Unix
4 9 (3.26%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.81%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.81%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.72%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (44.20%) Computer Science
2 108 (39.13%) Mathematics
3 63 (22.83%) Physics
4 47 (17.03%) Problem-Solving
5 28 (10.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 22 (7.97%) ITIL
7 19 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (6.16%) Project Management
8 17 (6.16%) Software Engineering
9 15 (5.43%) Web Development
10 12 (4.35%) Business Analysis
11 11 (3.99%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.62%) Analytics
12 10 (3.62%) Data Analysis
12 10 (3.62%) Statistics
13 9 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (3.26%) SDLC
14 8 (2.90%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (2.90%) Information Security
14 8 (2.90%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (21.74%) SQL
2 20 (7.25%) C#
3 17 (6.16%) Java
4 11 (3.99%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.62%) VBA
6 7 (2.54%) VB
6 7 (2.54%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.17%) Python
8 5 (1.81%) PHP
9 4 (1.45%) Perl
10 3 (1.09%) C
10 3 (1.09%) R
11 2 (0.72%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 127 (46.01%) Degree
2 75 (27.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (7.97%) ISTQB
4 18 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (3.99%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (2.54%) PhD
7 4 (1.45%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.72%) CISSP
9 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.36%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.36%) CISA
10 1 (0.36%) CISM
10 1 (0.36%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.36%) ISACA
10 1 (0.36%) ISEB
10 1 (0.36%) MCSE
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.81%) SLA
3 4 (1.45%) QA
4 2 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 30 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Check_MK
1 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.36%) Kibana
1 1 (0.36%) logstash
1 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 87 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.41%) VMware
3 12 (4.35%) Oracle
4 10 (3.62%) Cisco
5 9 (3.26%) Citrix
6 8 (2.90%) HP
7 5 (1.81%) Apple
8 4 (1.45%) SAP
9 3 (1.09%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.09%) hybris
9 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.09%) Tableau
10 2 (0.72%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.72%) F5
10 2 (0.72%) Huawei
10 2 (0.72%) Juniper
11 1 (0.36%) Civica
11 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.36%) Sybase