Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Analyst was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Junior Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 700 688 661
Rank change year-on-year -12 -27 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Analyst 551 611 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 469 534 717
UK median annual salary £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% +5.77% -
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,825 £19,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +2.04%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Junior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Analyst in the UK

Junior Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Analyst in the UK

Junior Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Analyst in the UK

Junior 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 Junior Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -3 528 £26,000 -5.45% 53
UK excluding London +23 367 £24,000 -4.00% 33
London -43 179 £30,000 -7.69% 20
South East +15 122 £24,500 -7.55% 11
Midlands +73 93 £23,500 +6.82% 7
North of England +16 69 £23,000 -8.00% 10
West Midlands +48 59 £22,500 +9.76% 6
Yorkshire +22 36 £22,500 - 6
South West +20 36 £23,250 +3.33% 3
East Midlands +44 34 £27,500 +23.60% 1
North West +1 30 £27,500 +3.77% 4
East of England +12 29 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Wales +11 10 £22,500 -15.09%
Scotland -26 8 £16,500 -37.74%
North East - 3 £25,000 -

Junior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Junior 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 Junior Analyst in the job title.

1 192 (34.85%) SQL
2 165 (29.95%) Degree
3 128 (23.23%) Microsoft
3 128 (23.23%) Finance
4 115 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
5 80 (14.52%) Microsoft Excel
6 72 (13.07%) Microsoft Office
7 71 (12.89%) Computer Science
8 67 (12.16%) Windows
9 62 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
11 58 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 53 (9.62%) Banking
13 48 (8.71%) Business Analysis
14 45 (8.17%) Active Directory
15 42 (7.62%) Mathematics
16 39 (7.08%) ITIL
16 39 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 39 (7.08%) Data Analysis
17 38 (6.90%) Analytics
18 35 (6.35%) T-SQL
19 34 (6.17%) Asset Management
20 33 (5.99%) VBA
20 33 (5.99%) Firewall
21 30 (5.44%) Project Management
21 30 (5.44%) Information Security
21 30 (5.44%) Oracle
21 30 (5.44%) SLA
22 29 (5.26%) Linux
22 29 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services

Junior 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 13 (2.36%) MS Exchange
1 13 (2.36%) SAS
2 8 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.09%) IBM Notes
3 6 (1.09%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.73%) Apache
5 3 (0.54%) JBoss
5 3 (0.54%) Moodle
5 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.18%) Documentum
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Jupyter
Applications
1 80 (14.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (13.07%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.45%) SAP PP
2 3 (0.54%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.36%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.18%) Actimize
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.18%) Primavera
4 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.18%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.72%) Office 365
3 9 (1.63%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.54%) SaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.36%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.99%) Firewall
2 15 (2.72%) Network Security
3 14 (2.54%) Internet
3 14 (2.54%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.81%) LAN
4 10 (1.81%) WAN
5 9 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (1.27%) Wireless
7 4 (0.73%) Broadband
7 4 (0.73%) EIGRP
7 4 (0.73%) Multicast
7 4 (0.73%) Unicast
7 4 (0.73%) VoIP
7 4 (0.73%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.54%) ADSL
8 3 (0.54%) DNS
8 3 (0.54%) FTP
8 3 (0.54%) Skype
8 3 (0.54%) tcpdump
8 3 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (3.63%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (2.72%) Power BI
7 14 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.18%) Oracle BI EE
8 12 (2.18%) QlikView
9 7 (1.27%) Big Data
9 7 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.27%) MySQL
10 6 (1.09%) Essbase
11 5 (0.91%) OLAP
11 5 (0.91%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.54%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.54%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.54%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (3.81%) JIRA
2 16 (2.90%) Selenium
3 10 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.36%) FogBugz
4 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.36%) RStudio
4 2 (0.36%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.36%) TestRail
5 1 (0.18%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.18%) Maven
5 1 (0.18%) Subversion
5 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 128 (23.23%) Finance
2 53 (9.62%) Banking
3 25 (4.54%) Marketing
4 21 (3.81%) Retail
5 19 (3.45%) Legal
6 11 (2.00%) International Banking
6 11 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.81%) Front Office
8 9 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.45%) Advertising
10 5 (0.91%) Games
10 5 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.54%) Automotive
12 3 (0.54%) Back Office
12 3 (0.54%) Billing
12 3 (0.54%) German Language
12 3 (0.54%) Law
12 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.17%) .NET
2 16 (2.90%) HTML
3 13 (2.36%) CSS
4 8 (1.45%) Node.js
4 8 (1.45%) Web Services
5 6 (1.09%) XML
6 5 (0.91%) J2EE
7 4 (0.73%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.73%) Mason
7 4 (0.73%) RESTful
8 3 (0.54%) LAMP
9 2 (0.36%) Angular 2
9 2 (0.36%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.36%) SOAP
10 1 (0.18%) Flash
10 1 (0.18%) PRADO
10 1 (0.18%) REST
10 1 (0.18%) Struts
10 1 (0.18%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 115 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (12.89%) Computer Science
3 22 (3.99%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.90%) Cyberthreat
5 11 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (1.63%) Fintech
6 9 (1.63%) Hedge funds
7 8 (1.45%) Fixed Income
8 7 (1.27%) Derivative
9 6 (1.09%) Equities
9 6 (1.09%) iPad
10 5 (0.91%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (0.91%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.73%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.73%) FMCG
12 3 (0.54%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.54%) VLE
13 2 (0.36%) NHS
13 2 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (12.16%) Windows
2 29 (5.26%) Linux
3 20 (3.63%) Unix
4 18 (3.27%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.36%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.63%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.45%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.36%) Android
10 1 (0.18%) HPUX
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (8.71%) Business Analysis
4 42 (7.62%) Mathematics
5 39 (7.08%) Data Analysis
5 39 (7.08%) ITIL
6 38 (6.90%) Analytics
7 34 (6.17%) Asset Management
8 30 (5.44%) Information Security
8 30 (5.44%) Project Management
9 25 (4.54%) SIEM
10 24 (4.36%) Time Management
11 22 (3.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (3.99%) Statistics
12 21 (3.81%) Test Automation
13 20 (3.63%) SDLC
14 18 (3.27%) Security Monitoring
14 18 (3.27%) Visualisation
15 16 (2.90%) Data Visualisation
15 16 (2.90%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 192 (34.85%) SQL
2 35 (6.35%) T-SQL
3 33 (5.99%) VBA
4 28 (5.08%) Java
5 24 (4.36%) C#
6 17 (3.09%) JavaScript
7 16 (2.90%) Python
8 13 (2.36%) C++
9 12 (2.18%) R
10 7 (1.27%) C
10 7 (1.27%) Perl
10 7 (1.27%) PHP
11 6 (1.09%) MATLAB
12 5 (0.91%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.91%) VB
13 4 (0.73%) Tcl
13 4 (0.73%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.36%) Groovy
15 1 (0.18%) ABAP
15 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 165 (29.95%) Degree
2 25 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 14 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.18%) Numerate Degree
5 12 (2.18%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.00%) CCNA
6 11 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.63%) ISEB
7 9 (1.63%) PhD
8 8 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.27%) GIAC
10 6 (1.09%) A+ Certification
10 6 (1.09%) GCIH
10 6 (1.09%) HND
10 6 (1.09%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.91%) GCIA
11 5 (0.91%) GNVQ
11 5 (0.91%) MCSA
12 4 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.44%) SLA
2 22 (3.99%) QA
3 15 (2.72%) PMO
4 7 (1.27%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.54%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.36%) GDPR
7 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.18%) Basel II
8 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 45 (8.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.54%) Snort
4 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.63%) CSIRT
1 9 (1.63%) QRadar
2 6 (1.09%) Nessus
3 3 (0.54%) SCCM
4 2 (0.36%) OpenView
5 1 (0.18%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 128 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.44%) Oracle
3 21 (3.81%) SAP
4 18 (3.27%) Tableau
5 15 (2.72%) VMware
6 14 (2.54%) Google
7 12 (2.18%) Cognos
8 11 (2.00%) Citrix
9 9 (1.63%) Sage
10 8 (1.45%) Cisco
11 6 (1.09%) BeyondTrust
11 6 (1.09%) Lotus
11 6 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (0.91%) Dell
13 4 (0.73%) Adobe
13 4 (0.73%) Aruba
13 4 (0.73%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.73%) HP
13 4 (0.73%) NetApp
13 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com