Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,099 1,282 1,551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.90% 17.95% 18.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.40% 18.40% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 901 1,092 1,404
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,176 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.36% +4.48% -4.29%

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 6,316 6,969 8,091
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.11% 97.55% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,347 5,976 6,771
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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
Leeds -5 742 £40,000 +14.29% 93
Wakefield +6 108 £35,000 +27.27% 6
Bradford -1 105 £33,750 -10.00% 10
Halifax +1 38 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Huddersfield +13 14 £28,000 -12.50% 1
Wetherby 0 14 £24,000 -12.73%
Pontefract +5 6 £16,500 -42.11% 2
Batley - 5 £18,000 -
Keighley +1 4 £40,000 +66.67%
Ilkley -1 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Castleford -1 3 £45,000 +42.86%
Brighouse -3 3 £30,000 +7.14% 1
Cleckheaton - 3 £45,000 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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.

1 415 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (27.48%) Finance
3 211 (19.20%) Microsoft
4 197 (17.93%) SQL
5 183 (16.65%) Analytical Skills
6 182 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 150 (13.65%) ITIL
8 139 (12.65%) Business Analysis
9 138 (12.56%) Problem-Solving
10 123 (11.19%) Windows
11 122 (11.10%) User Stories
12 120 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
13 119 (10.83%) Test Automation
14 116 (10.56%) SDLC
15 108 (9.83%) Retail
16 102 (9.28%) Microsoft Excel
17 95 (8.64%) SQL Server
18 94 (8.55%) Scrum
19 91 (8.28%) Waterfall
20 87 (7.92%) Degree
20 87 (7.92%) QA
21 85 (7.73%) C#
22 83 (7.55%) .NET
23 73 (6.64%) User Acceptance Testing
24 66 (6.01%) Software Testing
25 64 (5.82%) Active Directory
26 63 (5.73%) Analytics
27 62 (5.64%) Information Security
28 60 (5.46%) Project Management
28 60 (5.46%) JIRA

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 32 (2.91%) SAS
2 23 (2.09%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 16 (1.46%) Confluence
5 15 (1.36%) IIS
6 8 (0.73%) CMS
7 7 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.36%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.091%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.091%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.091%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.091%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.091%) JBoss
10 1 (0.091%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.091%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.091%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.091%) WebLogic
Applications
1 120 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
2 102 (9.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (3.46%) MS Visio
4 32 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (1.46%) Photoshop
6 12 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.55%) SPSS
8 2 (0.18%) EViews
8 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.091%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 19 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.36%) SAP CO
2 15 (1.36%) SAP FI
2 15 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.73%) iTrent
5 7 (0.64%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.55%) SAP HR
6 6 (0.55%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
7 5 (0.45%) SAP PS
7 5 (0.45%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.36%) BPCS
8 4 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.27%) Carpe Diem
9 3 (0.27%) Elite 3E
9 3 (0.27%) SAP HCM
10 2 (0.18%) Relativity
10 2 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (2.46%) Office 365
3 21 (1.91%) SaaS
4 16 (1.46%) IaaS
4 16 (1.46%) PaaS
5 14 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.82%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.55%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (0.36%) GitHub
11 2 (0.18%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (0.18%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.091%) Akamai
12 1 (0.091%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.091%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.091%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.46%) Firewall
2 22 (2.00%) DNS
3 18 (1.64%) LAN
3 18 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.64%) VPN
4 16 (1.46%) Network Security
5 13 (1.18%) Internet
6 12 (1.09%) DHCP
6 12 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (1.09%) VoIP
6 12 (1.09%) WAN
7 11 (1.00%) Symposium
8 9 (0.82%) Intranet
8 9 (0.82%) SAN
9 7 (0.64%) Wireless
10 6 (0.55%) IPsec
10 6 (0.55%) WebEx
11 5 (0.45%) HTTP
11 5 (0.45%) Wireless Security
12 4 (0.36%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (2.18%) Power BI
5 20 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (1.64%) MS Access
7 17 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (1.46%) Base SAS
8 16 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
10 12 (1.09%) QlikView
10 12 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
11 10 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (0.91%) MySQL
12 9 (0.82%) NoSQL
13 8 (0.73%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.73%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 60 (5.46%) JIRA
2 56 (5.10%) Selenium
3 28 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (2.46%) SoapUI
5 23 (2.09%) Git (software)
6 17 (1.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 16 (1.46%) Axure RP
8 14 (1.27%) Subversion
9 13 (1.18%) Visual Studio
9 13 (1.18%) WebDriver
10 12 (1.09%) ERwin
10 12 (1.09%) PowerDesigner
11 9 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 9 (0.82%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.82%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.82%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.73%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 5 (0.45%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.36%) Bitbucket
General
1 302 (27.48%) Finance
2 108 (9.83%) Retail
3 38 (3.46%) Marketing
4 25 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.09%) Legal
6 22 (2.00%) Local Government
7 21 (1.91%) Banking
8 14 (1.27%) Law
8 14 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.64%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.55%) Advertising
11 5 (0.45%) Billing
11 5 (0.45%) Publishing
11 5 (0.45%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.36%) Games
12 4 (0.36%) Military
13 3 (0.27%) Automotive
13 3 (0.27%) Back Office
13 3 (0.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (7.55%) .NET
2 20 (1.82%) HTML
3 17 (1.55%) XML
4 15 (1.36%) Web Services
5 12 (1.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 10 (0.91%) SOAP
7 9 (0.82%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.64%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (0.45%) CSS
9 5 (0.45%) jQuery
10 4 (0.36%) Ajax
10 4 (0.36%) AngularJS
10 4 (0.36%) Classic ASP
10 4 (0.36%) COM
10 4 (0.36%) EDI
10 4 (0.36%) JSON
10 4 (0.36%) RAML
10 4 (0.36%) RESTful
10 4 (0.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 183 (16.65%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.10%) User Experience
3 51 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
4 36 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 20 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 19 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.55%) Replication
10 11 (1.00%) Biotechnology
11 10 (0.91%) Fintech
11 10 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (0.82%) CMDB
13 8 (0.73%) Credit Risk
13 8 (0.73%) Social Media
14 7 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
15 6 (0.55%) IVR
15 6 (0.55%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.45%) Blackberry
16 5 (0.45%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 123 (11.19%) Windows
2 44 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 25 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (2.18%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.82%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.64%) Linux
9 6 (0.55%) Android
10 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.36%) VMS
11 4 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.27%) OpenVMS
12 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.18%) Unix
14 1 (0.091%) HPUX
14 1 (0.091%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.091%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 150 (13.65%) ITIL
4 139 (12.65%) Business Analysis
5 138 (12.56%) Problem-Solving
6 122 (11.10%) User Stories
7 119 (10.83%) Test Automation
8 116 (10.56%) SDLC
9 94 (8.55%) Scrum
10 91 (8.28%) Waterfall
11 73 (6.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 66 (6.01%) Software Testing
13 63 (5.73%) Analytics
14 62 (5.64%) Information Security
15 60 (5.46%) Project Management
16 59 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
17 53 (4.82%) Mentoring
18 51 (4.64%) Coaching
18 51 (4.64%) Data Modelling
19 50 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (17.93%) SQL
2 85 (7.73%) C#
3 57 (5.19%) Java
4 45 (4.09%) JavaScript
5 32 (2.91%) T-SQL
5 32 (2.91%) VBA
6 27 (2.46%) R
7 26 (2.37%) Python
8 17 (1.55%) C
9 16 (1.46%) VB
10 14 (1.27%) PHP
11 13 (1.18%) MATLAB
12 10 (0.91%) Lingo
13 9 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.82%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.55%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.18%) C++
16 1 (0.091%) Ruby
16 1 (0.091%) VBScript
16 1 (0.091%) X++
Qualifications
1 87 (7.92%) Degree
2 51 (4.64%) ISEB
3 26 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 22 (2.00%) Security Cleared
6 19 (1.73%) CISSP
7 16 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 13 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.18%) CISM
8 13 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.09%) CCNA
10 9 (0.82%) CBAP
10 9 (0.82%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.73%) CISA
12 7 (0.64%) CRISC
12 7 (0.64%) MCP
13 6 (0.55%) CGEIT
13 6 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (7.92%) QA
2 51 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (3.09%) SLA
4 29 (2.64%) PCI DSS
5 27 (2.46%) GDPR
6 26 (2.37%) PMO
7 25 (2.27%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.18%) P3O
11 1 (0.091%) GCP
11 1 (0.091%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 64 (5.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.55%) XenApp
4 4 (0.36%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.27%) XenServer
6 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.091%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (2.27%) SCCM
2 7 (0.64%) AirWatch
3 6 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.45%) Aspera SmartTrack
4 5 (0.45%) Nessus
4 5 (0.45%) WSUS
5 3 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.27%) SCOM
5 3 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.18%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.091%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.091%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.091%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 211 (19.20%) Microsoft
2 48 (4.37%) SAP
3 35 (3.18%) Oracle
4 24 (2.18%) Adobe
4 24 (2.18%) VMware
5 23 (2.09%) Cisco
6 22 (2.00%) Google
6 22 (2.00%) Xerox
7 19 (1.73%) Tableau
8 18 (1.64%) Remedy
9 17 (1.55%) Citrix
10 13 (1.18%) IBM
11 12 (1.09%) Kofax
11 12 (1.09%) Trillium
12 10 (0.91%) BMC
13 9 (0.82%) Capita
13 9 (0.82%) HP
14 8 (0.73%) Perforce
14 8 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.64%) Apple