Period
to 21 February 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

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

Analyst
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 554 730 1,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.58% 15.68% 17.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.10% 16.11% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 471 604 1,020
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.28% +7.86%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,825 £22,725
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,600 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,928 4,532 6,746
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 97.32% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,313 3,833 5,775
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Leeds -6 381 £41,500 +15.28% 52
Bradford -2 48 £35,000 - 11
Wakefield +1 43 £28,750 +0.18% 3
Halifax +8 24 £43,000 +12.42% 3
Wetherby -6 12 £24,500 -5.77% 1
Huddersfield -1 9 £23,250 -7.00% 1
Batley -1 5 £20,000 -27.27% 1
Dewsbury +2 2 £46,250 +23.33%
Brighouse - 2 £21,250 - 2
Knottingley - 2 £40,000 -
Hebden Bridge - 1 £28,000 -
Castleford - 1 £23,500 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 across the West Yorkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 201 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (24.73%) SQL
3 125 (22.56%) Microsoft
4 119 (21.48%) Finance
5 110 (19.86%) Problem-Solving
6 103 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
7 94 (16.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 85 (15.34%) Windows
9 64 (11.55%) Microsoft Office
9 64 (11.55%) User Stories
10 61 (11.01%) SDLC
11 60 (10.83%) Business Analysis
12 58 (10.47%) ITIL
13 54 (9.75%) Active Directory
13 54 (9.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 53 (9.57%) Test Automation
15 48 (8.66%) JIRA
16 47 (8.48%) Microsoft Excel
17 44 (7.94%) SQL Server
18 42 (7.58%) Office 365
19 41 (7.40%) ITSM
19 41 (7.40%) Workshop Facilitation
20 38 (6.86%) C#
21 36 (6.50%) Project Management
21 36 (6.50%) Scrum
21 36 (6.50%) Retail
21 36 (6.50%) Waterfall
22 34 (6.14%) Confluence
23 33 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
23 33 (5.96%) Data Modelling

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 34 (6.14%) Confluence
2 10 (1.81%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.44%) SAS
4 7 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.90%) IIS
6 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.36%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) CMS
9 1 (0.18%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (11.55%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (8.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.54%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.35%) assyst
3 10 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.90%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.72%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.72%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (0.54%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.36%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 2 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.58%) Office 365
2 27 (4.87%) Azure
3 22 (3.97%) Power Platform
4 12 (2.17%) AWS
5 5 (0.90%) Boomi
5 5 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (0.72%) Trello
7 3 (0.54%) GCP
8 2 (0.36%) SaaS
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.97%) Firewall
2 13 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.35%) VoIP
3 10 (1.81%) DNS
4 9 (1.62%) LAN
5 8 (1.44%) DHCP
5 8 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (1.26%) VPN
6 7 (1.26%) WAN
6 7 (1.26%) Wireless
7 4 (0.72%) HTTP
7 4 (0.72%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.54%) Internet
8 3 (0.54%) SAN
8 3 (0.54%) SMTP
8 3 (0.54%) VLAN
9 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.18%) Network Security
10 1 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.18%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.97%) Power BI
3 20 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.44%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.90%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (0.72%) QlikView
11 3 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.36%) Big Data
12 2 (0.36%) Event Store
12 2 (0.36%) Looker
13 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (8.66%) JIRA
2 21 (3.79%) Selenium
3 14 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.53%) WebDriver
4 13 (2.35%) SpecFlow
5 5 (0.90%) Ranorex
5 5 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (0.72%) Appium
6 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.54%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.54%) PHPUnit
7 3 (0.54%) TestRail
7 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.36%) LINQPad
8 2 (0.36%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.18%) MSI
9 1 (0.18%) TestNG
9 1 (0.18%) WiX
General
1 119 (21.48%) Finance
2 36 (6.50%) Retail
3 24 (4.33%) Legal
4 15 (2.71%) Marketing
5 13 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.99%) Banking
6 11 (1.99%) Law
7 7 (1.26%) Public Sector
8 6 (1.08%) Retail Finance
9 3 (0.54%) Billing
9 3 (0.54%) Games
10 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Publishing
10 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) Housing Association
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.33%) .NET
2 5 (0.90%) XML
3 4 (0.72%) Web Services
4 3 (0.54%) COM
4 3 (0.54%) Gherkin
4 3 (0.54%) Matplotlib
4 3 (0.54%) SciPy
4 3 (0.54%) Seaborn
4 3 (0.54%) Symfony
5 2 (0.36%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.36%) HTML
5 2 (0.36%) LAMP
5 2 (0.36%) LINQ
5 2 (0.36%) Middleware
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.18%) J2EE
6 1 (0.18%) NumPy
6 1 (0.18%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 103 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (2.71%) User Experience
3 11 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.81%) Driving Licence
5 6 (1.08%) EPoS
5 6 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (0.90%) NHS
7 4 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.72%) iPhone
8 3 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (0.54%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.54%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.54%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.36%) Replication
9 2 (0.36%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (0.36%) Wiki
10 1 (0.18%) IVR
10 1 (0.18%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 85 (15.34%) Windows
2 32 (5.78%) Windows 10
3 25 (4.51%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.71%) Linux
4 15 (2.71%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.26%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.72%) Unix
8 3 (0.54%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.18%) Android
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (19.86%) Problem-Solving
3 94 (16.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (11.55%) User Stories
5 61 (11.01%) SDLC
6 60 (10.83%) Business Analysis
7 58 (10.47%) ITIL
8 54 (9.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 53 (9.57%) Test Automation
10 41 (7.40%) ITSM
10 41 (7.40%) Workshop Facilitation
11 36 (6.50%) Project Management
11 36 (6.50%) Scrum
11 36 (6.50%) Waterfall
12 33 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (5.96%) Data Modelling
13 32 (5.78%) Acceptance Criteria
14 31 (5.60%) Information Security
15 29 (5.23%) Mentoring
16 28 (5.05%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 137 (24.73%) SQL
2 38 (6.86%) C#
3 26 (4.69%) Python
4 22 (3.97%) Java
5 14 (2.53%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.17%) VB
7 11 (1.99%) PHP
7 11 (1.99%) VB.NET
8 10 (1.81%) VBA
9 9 (1.62%) Perl
10 8 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.08%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.72%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.54%) R
13 3 (0.54%) Scala
14 1 (0.18%) ABAP
14 1 (0.18%) IronPython
14 1 (0.18%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.18%) X++
14 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (3.79%) Degree
2 17 (3.07%) ISEB
3 11 (1.99%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.81%) IIBA
5 9 (1.62%) CISM
5 9 (1.62%) CISSP
6 8 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.72%) PMP
9 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.54%) GIAC
11 2 (0.36%) CEH
11 2 (0.36%) CISMP
11 2 (0.36%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.36%) GSEC
11 2 (0.36%) MCSE
11 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.42%) QA
1 30 (5.42%) SLA
2 11 (1.99%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.72%) GDPR
4 4 (0.72%) PMO
5 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.18%) GLBA
6 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (9.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.99%) Terminal Services
3 9 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.72%) VMware NSX
4 4 (0.72%) vSphere
5 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.54%) XenApp
6 2 (0.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (0.90%) SCCM
2 3 (0.54%) Ansible
2 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.18%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
3 1 (0.18%) vRealize
3 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (22.56%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.33%) Citrix
3 19 (3.43%) SAP
4 13 (2.35%) Tableau
5 12 (2.17%) VMware
6 10 (1.81%) Cisco
7 7 (1.26%) Dell
7 7 (1.26%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.08%) Oracle
9 5 (0.90%) Alteryx
10 4 (0.72%) Google
10 4 (0.72%) HP
11 3 (0.54%) Aderant
11 3 (0.54%) Avaya
11 3 (0.54%) Sophos
11 3 (0.54%) T-Plan
12 2 (0.36%) Juniper
12 2 (0.36%) Sage
12 2 (0.36%) Sparx
12 2 (0.36%) Xerox