Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Analyst was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 816 809 932
Rank change year-on-year -7 +123 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Analyst 389 378 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 350 338 339
UK median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £20,475 £19,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £22,500 £23,250 £24,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +9.09%

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 170,982 165,350 196,339
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.55% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139,864 137,303 164,769
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Analyst in the UK

Graduate Analyst
Top 15 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 23 April 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
England -15 375 £24,000 -4.00% 32
UK excluding London -19 225 £22,500 -3.23% 19
London -9 163 £26,000 -5.45% 16
South East +27 85 £22,500 - 6
Midlands +1 58 £27,500 +10.00% 5
West Midlands +9 52 £27,500 - 4
East of England -20 32 £22,000 -18.52%
North of England -35 23 £22,000 -7.37% 3
South West -22 14 £20,000 -2.44% 2
Yorkshire +13 13 £21,000 -10.64% 2
North West -23 10 £32,500 +35.42% 1
East Midlands +5 6 £20,000 -13.04% 1
Scotland -33 6 £16,500 -52.86% 3
Wales +9 5 £22,500 +12.50%
Northern Ireland - 2 £20,000 -

Graduate Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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.

1 211 (54.24%) Degree
2 145 (37.28%) Computer Science
3 144 (37.02%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (30.08%) Mathematics
5 111 (28.53%) Finance
6 110 (28.28%) SQL
7 97 (24.94%) Problem-Solving
8 87 (22.37%) Computer Science Degree
9 80 (20.57%) Physics
10 78 (20.05%) Microsoft
11 73 (18.77%) Windows
12 56 (14.40%) Microsoft Office
13 48 (12.34%) Data Analysis
14 47 (12.08%) Windows Server
15 46 (11.83%) SDLC
16 41 (10.54%) Java
16 41 (10.54%) Active Directory
17 39 (10.03%) Software Engineering
18 37 (9.51%) Python
18 37 (9.51%) Microsoft Excel
19 33 (8.48%) VMware
20 30 (7.71%) C++
21 29 (7.46%) Games
22 28 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
23 27 (6.94%) Project Management
23 27 (6.94%) SQL Server
24 24 (6.17%) C#
24 24 (6.17%) IIS
24 24 (6.17%) Business Analysis
24 24 (6.17%) Hedge funds

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 24 (6.17%) IIS
2 23 (5.91%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.03%) WordPress
4 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.77%) nginx
4 3 (0.77%) SAS
5 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 56 (14.40%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (9.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.77%) SPSS
5 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) FastStats
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP ECC
1 1 (0.26%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.06%) Office 365
2 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.77%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (0.77%) GitHub
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.51%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.54%) Internet
1 6 (1.54%) Network Security
2 3 (0.77%) Firewall
3 2 (0.51%) ATM
3 2 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.51%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (0.51%) VPN
4 1 (0.26%) Skype
4 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.11%) Power BI
3 14 (3.60%) MySQL
4 5 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.29%) MS Access
5 4 (1.03%) Big Data
5 4 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.77%) GIS
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.26%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.26%) QlikView
8 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.80%) JIRA
2 5 (1.29%) Selenium
3 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (28.53%) Finance
2 29 (7.46%) Games
3 21 (5.40%) Marketing
4 18 (4.63%) Retail
5 8 (2.06%) Banking
6 5 (1.29%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.03%) Automotive
7 4 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.03%) French Language
7 4 (1.03%) Law
8 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Front Office
9 2 (0.51%) German Language
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.26%) International Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.08%) .NET
1 12 (3.08%) HTML
1 12 (3.08%) XML
2 8 (2.06%) CSS
3 3 (0.77%) Ajax
3 3 (0.77%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.77%) jQuery
3 3 (0.77%) Laravel
3 3 (0.77%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (0.77%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 145 (37.28%) Computer Science
2 144 (37.02%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.17%) Hedge funds
4 22 (5.66%) Fintech
5 19 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (4.88%) User Experience
6 15 (3.86%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.08%) Driving Licence
8 11 (2.83%) Credit Risk
9 8 (2.06%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.29%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.29%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.77%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.77%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.51%) APACS
13 2 (0.51%) Derivative
13 2 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 73 (18.77%) Windows
2 47 (12.08%) Windows Server
3 21 (5.40%) Linux
4 7 (1.80%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.54%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.29%) Unix
7 4 (1.03%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.77%) Solaris
8 3 (0.77%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.26%) Android
10 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.26%) HPUX
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (30.08%) Mathematics
2 97 (24.94%) Problem-Solving
3 80 (20.57%) Physics
4 48 (12.34%) Data Analysis
5 46 (11.83%) SDLC
6 39 (10.03%) Software Engineering
7 27 (6.94%) Project Management
8 24 (6.17%) Business Analysis
9 23 (5.91%) Analytics
9 23 (5.91%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 18 (4.63%) Statistics
11 17 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (4.11%) Software Testing
13 14 (3.60%) Test Scripting
13 14 (3.60%) UX Design
14 13 (3.34%) Machine Learning
15 12 (3.08%) Data Science
16 11 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (2.83%) Statistical Analysis
17 10 (2.57%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 110 (28.28%) SQL
2 41 (10.54%) Java
3 37 (9.51%) Python
4 30 (7.71%) C++
5 24 (6.17%) C#
6 12 (3.08%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.57%) MATLAB
8 9 (2.31%) PHP
9 7 (1.80%) C
10 6 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.03%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.03%) R
11 4 (1.03%) VBA
12 2 (0.51%) Java 8
13 1 (0.26%) ABAP
13 1 (0.26%) Julia
13 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 211 (54.24%) Degree
2 87 (22.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.08%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.80%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.54%) ISEB
7 5 (1.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.77%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.77%) PhD
9 2 (0.51%) CCNA
9 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.26%) CEH
10 1 (0.26%) CISSP
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.29%) PMO
2 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.03%) QA
3 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.51%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.51%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) FATCA
System Software
1 41 (10.54%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Kibana
1 3 (0.77%) logstash
2 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 78 (20.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.48%) VMware
3 10 (2.57%) Capita
4 8 (2.06%) Tableau
5 7 (1.80%) Cisco
5 7 (1.80%) Oracle
6 6 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.03%) Google
8 3 (0.77%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.51%) Elavon
9 2 (0.51%) F5
9 2 (0.51%) Hypercom
9 2 (0.51%) Ingenico
9 2 (0.51%) Thales
9 2 (0.51%) TSYS
9 2 (0.51%) VeriFone
9 2 (0.51%) VocaLink
9 2 (0.51%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 2 (0.51%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.51%) Xerox