The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

System Analyst
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 42 63
Rank change year-on-year -15 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 9 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.66% 3.09% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 3.16% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 12
Median salary - £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.63% -1.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 526 475 532
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.23% 97.94% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 433 410 390
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,576 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Watford

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in Watford

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Systems 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 across the Watford region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 15 (75.00%) OOD
1 15 (75.00%) SOA
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
1 15 (75.00%) SOAP
1 15 (75.00%) Web Services
1 15 (75.00%) XML
1 15 (75.00%) Unix
1 15 (75.00%) Java
1 15 (75.00%) UML
1 15 (75.00%) OO
1 15 (75.00%) REST
2 14 (70.00%) Wealth Management
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.00%) NHS
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) BPR
5 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.00%) JBoss
5 1 (5.00%) MS Visio

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) REST
1 15 (75.00%) SOAP
1 15 (75.00%) Web Services
1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) GWT
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) OO
1 15 (75.00%) OOD
1 15 (75.00%) SOA
1 15 (75.00%) UML
2 14 (70.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) BPR
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
1 15 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript