Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 774 784 939
Rank change year-on-year +10 +155 -117
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Analyst 454 442 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 403 397 361
UK median annual salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% -2.08% +6.67%

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 167,987 170,855 196,490
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.21% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,960 139,529 164,954
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +7 439 £25,000 -3.85% 42
UK excluding London -6 253 £22,500 -4.26% 33
London +21 198 £26,000 -5.45% 12
South East +15 76 £22,500 - 7
Midlands +20 70 £27,500 - 10
West Midlands +36 65 £27,500 - 7
South West +9 37 £23,000 +15.00% 4
East of England -24 37 £23,000 -17.86% 4
North of England -6 21 £22,000 -8.33% 5
Yorkshire +28 12 £21,000 -10.64% 3
North West -12 9 £24,000 - 1
Scotland -14 8 £18,500 -15.91% 2
East Midlands +3 5 £20,000 -11.11% 3
Wales +13 2 £20,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £20,000 -

Graduate Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 251 (55.29%) Degree
2 214 (47.14%) Analytical Skills
3 184 (40.53%) Mathematics
4 179 (39.43%) Computer Science
5 149 (32.82%) Finance
6 120 (26.43%) Physics
7 117 (25.77%) SQL
8 100 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
9 95 (20.93%) Computer Science Degree
10 70 (15.42%) Microsoft
11 52 (11.45%) Windows
12 47 (10.35%) Active Directory
13 46 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
13 46 (10.13%) Data Analysis
14 45 (9.91%) Business Analysis
15 42 (9.25%) Microsoft Excel
16 38 (8.37%) Games
17 36 (7.93%) Fintech
18 35 (7.71%) Java
19 34 (7.49%) SQL Server
20 32 (7.05%) Hedge funds
21 29 (6.39%) Python
22 27 (5.95%) Windows Server
23 26 (5.73%) Numerate Degree
23 26 (5.73%) Software Engineering
24 25 (5.51%) VMware
24 25 (5.51%) MS Exchange
24 25 (5.51%) Virtual Infrastructure
24 25 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
25 23 (5.07%) Analytics

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 25 (5.51%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.76%) IIS
3 7 (1.54%) SAS
4 4 (0.88%) WordPress
5 3 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.66%) nginx
6 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 46 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (9.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.98%) SPSS
5 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.66%) Stata
6 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.22%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.64%) Office 365
2 9 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.66%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.66%) GitHub
4 2 (0.44%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.32%) Internet
2 4 (0.88%) Network Security
3 3 (0.66%) Firewall
4 2 (0.44%) ATM
4 2 (0.44%) LAN
4 2 (0.44%) Skype
4 2 (0.44%) SMS
4 2 (0.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.08%) MySQL
3 12 (2.64%) Power BI
3 12 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.54%) Big Data
6 5 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.88%) MS Access
8 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.22%) GIS
9 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.22%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (0.66%) JIRA
1 3 (0.66%) Selenium
1 3 (0.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 149 (32.82%) Finance
2 38 (8.37%) Games
3 23 (5.07%) Retail
4 20 (4.41%) Marketing
5 17 (3.74%) Banking
6 12 (2.64%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.64%) Law
7 10 (2.20%) Electronics
8 8 (1.76%) Legal
9 6 (1.32%) Automotive
10 5 (1.10%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.88%) French Language
11 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.88%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (0.88%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.66%) Front Office
12 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.44%) German Language
14 1 (0.22%) Back Office
14 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.63%) HTML
2 20 (4.41%) XML
3 8 (1.76%) CSS
4 6 (1.32%) .NET
5 5 (1.10%) Web Services
6 3 (0.66%) Ajax
6 3 (0.66%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (0.66%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (0.66%) jQuery
6 3 (0.66%) Laravel
6 3 (0.66%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.66%) Memcached
7 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.22%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.22%) REST
8 1 (0.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 214 (47.14%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (39.43%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.93%) Fintech
4 32 (7.05%) Hedge funds
5 19 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.20%) Analytical Mindset
7 10 (2.20%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.20%) User Experience
8 8 (1.76%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.54%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.10%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.66%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.44%) APACS
13 2 (0.44%) Chip and PIN
13 2 (0.44%) EMV
13 2 (0.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 52 (11.45%) Windows
2 27 (5.95%) Windows Server
3 21 (4.63%) Linux
4 9 (1.98%) Unix
4 9 (1.98%) Windows 10
4 9 (1.98%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.88%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.66%) Solaris
6 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) Android
7 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) HPUX
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (40.53%) Mathematics
2 120 (26.43%) Physics
3 100 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (10.13%) Data Analysis
5 45 (9.91%) Business Analysis
6 26 (5.73%) Software Engineering
7 25 (5.51%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 23 (5.07%) Analytics
9 22 (4.85%) Project Management
10 21 (4.63%) Test Automation
11 19 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (3.96%) SDLC
13 17 (3.74%) CRM
14 16 (3.52%) Statistics
15 14 (3.08%) Manual Testing
15 14 (3.08%) Software Testing
16 13 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (2.64%) Electronic Trading
17 12 (2.64%) Statistical Analysis
18 11 (2.42%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 117 (25.77%) SQL
2 35 (7.71%) Java
3 29 (6.39%) Python
4 23 (5.07%) C++
5 14 (3.08%) C#
6 12 (2.64%) C
6 12 (2.64%) PHP
7 10 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.98%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.76%) R
10 6 (1.32%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.32%) MATLAB
10 6 (1.32%) VBA
11 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.44%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.44%) Java 8
13 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.22%) Perl
13 1 (0.22%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 251 (55.29%) Degree
2 95 (20.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (5.73%) Numerate Degree
4 20 (4.41%) ISTQB
5 14 (3.08%) PhD
6 12 (2.64%) ISEB
7 5 (1.10%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.88%) MCSE
8 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.44%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.22%) CCNA
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.22%) MBA
10 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.63%) QA
2 7 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.88%) FATCA
3 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.66%) PMO
4 3 (0.66%) SLA
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (10.35%) Active Directory
2 25 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) Kibana
1 3 (0.66%) logstash
2 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.51%) VMware
3 9 (1.98%) Capita
4 6 (1.32%) Oracle
5 5 (1.10%) Google
5 5 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.88%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (0.88%) Tableau
7 3 (0.66%) Alteryx
7 3 (0.66%) SAP
7 3 (0.66%) Twitter
8 2 (0.44%) Cisco
8 2 (0.44%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.44%) Cubic Transportation
8 2 (0.44%) Elavon
8 2 (0.44%) Hypercom
8 2 (0.44%) Ingenico
8 2 (0.44%) Sage
8 2 (0.44%) Thales
8 2 (0.44%) WorldPay