Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 906 1,162 1,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.62% 17.31% 18.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.15% 17.76% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 718 954 1,297
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £20,525 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £47,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -2.86%

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 5,283 6,541 7,470
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 97.45% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,376 5,518 6,453
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,402 £61,250 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 November 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 November 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 -3 608 £35,000 -6.67% 66
Bradford +4 97 £35,000 +1.45% 16
Wakefield 0 81 £32,500 +18.18% 5
Halifax +5 29 £43,750 -7.89% 3
Huddersfield -1 21 £29,000 -30.95% 3
Ilkley +2 9 £35,000 +7.69%
Wetherby 0 9 £24,000 -21.95%
Batley +7 7 £18,000 - 1
Pontefract +5 4 £16,500 -42.11%
Keighley +2 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 327 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (23.29%) Finance
3 174 (19.21%) Microsoft
4 160 (17.66%) SQL
5 135 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
6 122 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 121 (13.36%) ITIL
8 108 (11.92%) Windows
9 106 (11.70%) SDLC
10 99 (10.93%) User Stories
11 96 (10.60%) Test Automation
11 96 (10.60%) Problem-Solving
12 93 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
13 88 (9.71%) Business Analysis
14 87 (9.60%) Retail
15 79 (8.72%) Degree
16 78 (8.61%) Scrum
17 72 (7.95%) Active Directory
18 64 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
19 63 (6.95%) SQL Server
20 62 (6.84%) Java
21 61 (6.73%) Service Management
21 61 (6.73%) QA
22 59 (6.51%) C#
23 57 (6.29%) Software Testing
24 56 (6.18%) Information Security
25 54 (5.96%) Analytics
26 53 (5.85%) Windows Server
27 49 (5.41%) Software Delivery
28 47 (5.19%) Process Improvement

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 29 (3.20%) SAS
2 24 (2.65%) MS Exchange
3 22 (2.43%) Confluence
4 20 (2.21%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.55%) IIS
6 8 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.44%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.33%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.22%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.22%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.11%) CMS
11 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 93 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 64 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (1.99%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.22%) EViews
7 2 (0.22%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) FileZilla
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (1.21%) Unit4 Business World
2 10 (1.10%) SAP CO
2 10 (1.10%) SAP FI
2 10 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.77%) SAP MM
5 6 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.66%) SAP QM
5 6 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.55%) SAP PS
7 4 (0.44%) Infor M3
7 4 (0.44%) iTrent
7 4 (0.44%) Movex
8 3 (0.33%) Carpe Diem
8 3 (0.33%) Elite 3E
9 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.22%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.22%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.64%) Office 365
2 22 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.99%) SaaS
4 11 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.99%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.88%) G Suite
7 7 (0.77%) IaaS
8 6 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.66%) Google Tag Manager
8 6 (0.66%) PaaS
9 3 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.11%) GitHub
11 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.42%) Firewall
2 26 (2.87%) DNS
3 22 (2.43%) LAN
4 20 (2.21%) WAN
5 18 (1.99%) Network Security
6 17 (1.88%) DHCP
7 14 (1.55%) TCP/IP
8 12 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (1.21%) VPN
10 10 (1.10%) SAN
11 8 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.77%) iSCSI
13 6 (0.66%) Intranet
14 5 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (0.55%) Internet
14 5 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (0.55%) SMS
14 5 (0.55%) VoIP
15 4 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 4 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (2.10%) Power BI
4 15 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.21%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (0.99%) Base SAS
6 9 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 8 (0.88%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.77%) MS Access
8 7 (0.77%) MySQL
8 7 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 6 (0.66%) BigQuery
9 6 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.66%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (5.19%) Selenium
2 44 (4.86%) JIRA
3 25 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (2.65%) Cucumber
5 18 (1.99%) Axure RP
5 18 (1.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 14 (1.55%) Git (software)
7 13 (1.43%) SoapUI
8 12 (1.32%) JMeter
9 11 (1.21%) LoadRunner
10 9 (0.99%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.77%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.66%) ERwin
12 6 (0.66%) PowerDesigner
13 5 (0.55%) Grunt
13 5 (0.55%) JSUnit
13 5 (0.55%) Mocha
13 5 (0.55%) Subversion
13 5 (0.55%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 211 (23.29%) Finance
2 87 (9.60%) Retail
3 34 (3.75%) Marketing
4 31 (3.42%) Banking
5 25 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.99%) Legal
7 16 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.43%) Back Office
9 12 (1.32%) Law
10 10 (1.10%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.77%) Advertising
12 5 (0.55%) Local Government
12 5 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.33%) Automotive
13 3 (0.33%) Games
14 2 (0.22%) Billing
14 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.22%) Military
14 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.19%) .NET
2 18 (1.99%) XML
3 12 (1.32%) HTML
3 12 (1.32%) jQuery
4 10 (1.10%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.99%) Web Services
6 8 (0.88%) CSS
6 8 (0.88%) Gherkin
7 6 (0.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 5 (0.55%) Ajax
8 5 (0.55%) AngularJS
8 5 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.55%) Classic ASP
8 5 (0.55%) EDI
8 5 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (0.44%) JSON
9 4 (0.44%) JSON Schema
10 3 (0.33%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.22%) MSMQ
11 2 (0.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 135 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
3 38 (4.19%) User Experience
4 32 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 20 (2.21%) e-Learning
7 17 (1.88%) Driving Licence
8 14 (1.55%) Replication
9 8 (0.88%) Credit Risk
9 8 (0.88%) Fintech
9 8 (0.88%) IVR
9 8 (0.88%) NHS
10 7 (0.77%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (0.66%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (0.66%) Social Media
12 5 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (0.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 108 (11.92%) Windows
2 53 (5.85%) Windows Server
3 28 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (2.76%) Windows 7
5 22 (2.43%) Windows 10
6 15 (1.66%) Linux
7 13 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.21%) Android
9 8 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.77%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.55%) Unix
12 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.44%) AIX
14 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.11%) HPUX
16 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 121 (13.36%) ITIL
4 106 (11.70%) SDLC
5 99 (10.93%) User Stories
6 96 (10.60%) Problem-Solving
6 96 (10.60%) Test Automation
7 88 (9.71%) Business Analysis
8 78 (8.61%) Scrum
9 61 (6.73%) Service Management
10 57 (6.29%) Software Testing
11 56 (6.18%) Information Security
12 54 (5.96%) Analytics
13 49 (5.41%) Software Delivery
14 47 (5.19%) Mentoring
14 47 (5.19%) Process Improvement
15 46 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 46 (5.08%) Waterfall
15 46 (5.08%) Workshop Facilitation
16 44 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (17.66%) SQL
2 62 (6.84%) Java
3 59 (6.51%) C#
4 43 (4.75%) Python
5 35 (3.86%) JavaScript
6 30 (3.31%) VBA
7 27 (2.98%) R
8 25 (2.76%) T-SQL
9 15 (1.66%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.32%) VB
11 9 (0.99%) C
12 7 (0.77%) Ruby
13 6 (0.66%) MATLAB
13 6 (0.66%) PHP
14 5 (0.55%) VBScript
15 3 (0.33%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.33%) C++
16 1 (0.11%) Groovy
16 1 (0.11%) Scala
16 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 79 (8.72%) Degree
2 23 (2.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 22 (2.43%) ISEB
3 22 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.21%) ISTQB
4 20 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (1.66%) CISSP
5 15 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (1.32%) CCNA
8 10 (1.10%) CISM
8 10 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.99%) MCP
10 8 (0.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 6 (0.66%) CCNP
11 6 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
12 5 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.44%) MCSA
13 4 (0.44%) MCSE
13 4 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.73%) QA
2 43 (4.75%) SLA
3 41 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (2.87%) PCI DSS
5 23 (2.54%) PMO
6 22 (2.43%) GDPR
7 14 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials
8 12 (1.32%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 5 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.22%) P3O
12 1 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 72 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.55%) XenApp
5 3 (0.33%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.33%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.22%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (2.21%) SCCM
2 11 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.77%) SCOrch
4 6 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (0.66%) WSUS
5 4 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.22%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.22%) SCOM
8 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.11%) DameWare
8 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 174 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 31 (3.42%) SAP
3 28 (3.09%) Google
4 23 (2.54%) Oracle
5 22 (2.43%) Adobe
6 20 (2.21%) HP
6 20 (2.21%) Tableau
7 18 (1.99%) VMware
8 15 (1.66%) Cisco
8 15 (1.66%) Citrix
9 12 (1.32%) Kofax
10 11 (1.21%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.10%) McAfee
11 10 (1.10%) Remedy
12 8 (0.88%) Apple
12 8 (0.88%) CheckPoint
12 8 (0.88%) F5
13 7 (0.77%) IBM
13 7 (0.77%) Xerox
14 6 (0.66%) Trillium