Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Analyst was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 756 820 883
Rank change year-on-year +64 +63 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Analyst 432 368 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 401 347 363
UK median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £33,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +2.27%

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 166,671 168,389 201,510
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 135,609 140,138 168,475
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Analyst in the UK

Graduate Analyst
Top 16 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 22 January 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 +72 413 £25,000 - 45
UK excluding London +69 272 £22,500 -2.17% 31
London -22 157 £26,000 - 14
Midlands +41 87 £26,000 -5.45% 5
South East +46 79 £22,500 - 11
West Midlands +39 75 £26,000 -5.45% 3
North of England +16 44 £24,000 +1.05% 9
East of England +11 37 £22,500 +2.27% 3
North West +9 26 £24,000 -3.03% 6
Yorkshire +33 16 £25,000 +12.36% 3
East Midlands +14 12 £20,250 -11.96% 2
South West -13 10 £21,250 -5.56% 3
Wales +14 7 £22,250 +11.25%
Scotland -42 6 £20,250 -32.50%
Isle of Man - 3 £25,000 -
North East - 2 £22,500 -

Graduate Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Graduate 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 featuring Graduate Analyst in the job title.

1 228 (52.78%) Degree
2 155 (35.88%) Analytical Skills
3 153 (35.42%) Computer Science
4 130 (30.09%) SQL
5 120 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 100 (23.15%) Mathematics
7 99 (22.92%) Finance
8 98 (22.69%) Computer Science Degree
9 82 (18.98%) Windows
10 69 (15.97%) Physics
11 58 (13.43%) SDLC
11 58 (13.43%) Python
12 57 (13.19%) Java
13 54 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
14 52 (12.04%) Data Analysis
15 51 (11.81%) Windows Server
16 49 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
17 47 (10.88%) C++
18 41 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
19 40 (9.26%) VMware
20 39 (9.03%) Software Engineering
21 35 (8.10%) SQL Server
22 33 (7.64%) C#
22 33 (7.64%) Active Directory
23 32 (7.41%) Project Management
24 30 (6.94%) Software Testing
25 28 (6.48%) User Experience
26 27 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
26 27 (6.25%) IIS
27 26 (6.02%) Linux

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 27 (6.25%) IIS
2 23 (5.32%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.01%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.39%) SAS
5 3 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.69%) nginx
6 2 (0.46%) Confluence
6 2 (0.46%) WordPress
7 1 (0.23%) CMS
7 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.23%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 54 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.16%) SPSS
4 4 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.78%) SAP EWM
2 3 (0.69%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.46%) Actimize
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.23%) Endur
4 1 (0.23%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.55%) Office 365
2 10 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.69%) GitHub
4 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) G Suite
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.16%) Network Security
2 3 (0.69%) Internet
3 2 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.23%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.23%) DMZ
4 1 (0.23%) DNS
4 1 (0.23%) LAN
4 1 (0.23%) SAN
4 1 (0.23%) SMS
4 1 (0.23%) VPN
4 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.08%) Power BI
3 8 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.85%) MySQL
4 7 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.16%) MS Access
5 5 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.69%) Big Data
7 3 (0.69%) GIS
7 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.46%) QlikView
9 1 (0.23%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.23%) KDB
9 1 (0.23%) OLAP
9 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (2.08%) JIRA
2 6 (1.39%) Selenium
3 3 (0.69%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.23%) RStudio
5 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 99 (22.92%) Finance
2 24 (5.56%) Banking
2 24 (5.56%) Games
3 22 (5.09%) Retail
4 16 (3.70%) Marketing
5 6 (1.39%) Back Office
6 4 (0.93%) International Banking
7 3 (0.69%) Law
8 2 (0.46%) Front Office
8 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.46%) Local Government
8 2 (0.46%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.01%) .NET
2 7 (1.62%) HTML
3 6 (1.39%) CSS
3 6 (1.39%) XML
4 5 (1.16%) Ajax
4 5 (1.16%) jQuery
5 3 (0.69%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (0.69%) Laravel
5 3 (0.69%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (0.69%) Memcached
5 3 (0.69%) NumPy
6 2 (0.46%) J2EE
7 1 (0.23%) HTML5
7 1 (0.23%) JSON
7 1 (0.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 155 (35.88%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (35.42%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.48%) User Experience
4 23 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 22 (5.09%) Hedge funds
6 21 (4.86%) Mobile App
7 18 (4.17%) Fintech
8 9 (2.08%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.62%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (1.16%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.16%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.16%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.46%) Derivative
12 2 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.46%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 82 (18.98%) Windows
2 51 (11.81%) Windows Server
3 26 (6.02%) Linux
4 11 (2.55%) Windows 8
5 10 (2.31%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.69%) Unix
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (23.15%) Mathematics
2 69 (15.97%) Physics
3 58 (13.43%) SDLC
4 52 (12.04%) Data Analysis
5 41 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (9.03%) Software Engineering
7 32 (7.41%) Project Management
8 30 (6.94%) Software Testing
9 25 (5.79%) ITIL
10 23 (5.32%) Business Analysis
10 23 (5.32%) Statistics
11 22 (5.09%) Machine Learning
11 22 (5.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 20 (4.63%) Test Scripting
13 19 (4.40%) Analytics
14 18 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (4.17%) UX Design
15 16 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (3.47%) Document Management
17 14 (3.24%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (30.09%) SQL
2 58 (13.43%) Python
3 57 (13.19%) Java
4 47 (10.88%) C++
5 33 (7.64%) C#
6 16 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 13 (3.01%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.78%) ABAP
8 12 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.08%) R
10 6 (1.39%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.39%) PHP
10 6 (1.39%) VBA
11 4 (0.93%) C
12 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.23%) Google Apps Script
13 1 (0.23%) Perl
13 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.23%) Ruby
13 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 228 (52.78%) Degree
2 98 (22.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.93%) ISEB
6 4 (0.93%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.93%) PhD
6 4 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.69%) CCNA
7 3 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.46%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.46%) ACCA
8 2 (0.46%) CIMA
8 2 (0.46%) MCPD
8 2 (0.46%) MCSD
9 1 (0.23%) CEH
9 1 (0.23%) CISSP
9 1 (0.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.24%) QA
2 5 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.93%) PMO
4 2 (0.46%) SEPA
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (7.64%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.62%) SCCM
2 3 (0.69%) Kibana
2 3 (0.69%) logstash
3 1 (0.23%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.23%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.23%) Nagios
3 1 (0.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 120 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.26%) VMware
3 24 (5.56%) Oracle
4 19 (4.40%) SAP
5 12 (2.78%) Remedy
6 9 (2.08%) Tableau
7 8 (1.85%) Cisco
7 8 (1.85%) Xerox
8 5 (1.16%) Capita
9 3 (0.69%) Google
10 2 (0.46%) Apple
10 2 (0.46%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.46%) hybris
10 2 (0.46%) Minitab
11 1 (0.23%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.23%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.23%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.23%) F5
11 1 (0.23%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.23%) Twitter