Human Resources Analyst
UK

The median Human Resources Analyst salary in the UK is £47,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

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

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 738 952 1103
Rank change year-on-year +214 +151 -325
Permanent jobs requiring an HR Analyst 85 66 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.060% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.063% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 33
10th Percentile £30,400 £35,500 £32,389
25th Percentile £39,000 £35,625 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% - -
75th Percentile £50,500 £63,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £78,875 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £38,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.88% -23.50% +11.11%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 74,040 104,650 131,712
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.41% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55,838 66,214 83,200
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,280 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

HR Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HR Analyst in the UK

HR Analyst
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HR Analyst.

Salary trend for HR Analyst in the UK

HR Analyst
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HR Analyst over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for HR Analyst in the UK

HR 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 HR Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +231 82 £47,000 +4.44% 11
UK excluding London +133 66 £47,000 +22.88% 8
Work from Home +169 35 £47,500 -5.00% 4
North of England +114 27 £47,000 +4.44% 2
North West +75 24 £47,000 +4.44% 2
London +209 18 £44,750 -31.15% 4
South East +102 16 - - 2
West Midlands +56 11 £55,000 +43.79% 1
Midlands +54 11 £55,000 +43.79% 3
South West +17 8 £40,000 -38.46%
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
East of England +44 2 £42,500 -29.17%
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £39,134 - 1

HR Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 21 February 2024, HR Analyst job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring HR Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (43.53%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (42.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (41.18%) Social Skills
4 34 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (22.35%) Finance
6 19 (22.35%) Decision-Making
7 18 (21.18%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
8 17 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 13 (15.29%) Legal
9 13 (15.29%) Degree
10 12 (14.12%) Business Analysis
10 12 (14.12%) ERP
10 12 (14.12%) Project Management
10 12 (14.12%) Analytics
11 11 (12.94%) Law
11 11 (12.94%) Organisational Skills
12 10 (11.76%) Business Case
12 10 (11.76%) Oracle
12 10 (11.76%) GDPR
13 9 (10.59%) Power BI
13 9 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (10.59%) Problem Management
13 9 (10.59%) ITIL
13 9 (10.59%) BT
13 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (10.59%) Power Platform
13 9 (10.59%) Roadmaps
14 8 (9.41%) Service Catalogue

HR Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 36 (42.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Chatbot
4 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) iTrent
2 3 (3.53%) Workday HCM
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.18%) ResourceLink
4 1 (1.18%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Power Platform
2 7 (8.24%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (1.18%) Google Data Studio
4 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
4 1 (1.18%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) Power BI
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (7.06%) Looker
4 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.18%) Tableau
General
1 35 (41.18%) Social Skills
2 34 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (22.35%) Finance
4 13 (15.29%) Legal
5 11 (12.94%) Law
5 11 (12.94%) Organisational Skills
6 8 (9.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
8 5 (5.88%) Public Sector
9 3 (3.53%) Back Office
9 3 (3.53%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (2.35%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (1.18%) Publishing
11 1 (1.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.35%) e-Learning
2 2 (2.35%) FMCG
3 1 (1.18%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.18%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.18%) Onboarding
3 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Windows
1 4 (4.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.53%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (22.35%) Decision-Making
3 18 (21.18%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (14.12%) Analytics
4 12 (14.12%) Business Analysis
4 12 (14.12%) ERP
4 12 (14.12%) Project Management
5 10 (11.76%) Business Case
6 9 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (10.59%) ITIL
6 9 (10.59%) Problem Management
6 9 (10.59%) Roadmaps
6 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.41%) Service Catalogue
8 7 (8.24%) Case Management
8 7 (8.24%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (8.24%) Data Management
8 7 (8.24%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) GDPR
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 9 (10.59%) BT
4 7 (8.24%) Sage
5 4 (4.71%) SAP
5 4 (4.71%) Workday
6 1 (1.18%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow