Period
to 3 August 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 232 688 1,075
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.36% 15.41% 16.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.76% 15.82% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 206 599 902
Median annual salary £35,000 £35,149 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.42% -2.37% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% -1.41%

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 2,156 4,349 6,218
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 97.38% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,845 3,646 5,257
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £69,400 £64,750 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Analyst in West Yorkshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 August 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 -7 161 £40,000 +6.67% 18
Bradford -5 34 £32,000 -14.67% 4
Halifax +9 10 £30,000 -42.86%
Wakefield -12 5 £37,500 +19.05% 1
Wetherby +1 4 £27,500 +12.24% 1
Brighouse 0 3 £20,000 -37.50%
Elland - 1 £22,000 -
Otley - 1 £37,500 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 89 (38.36%) SQL
2 81 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (20.26%) Finance
4 42 (18.10%) Microsoft
4 42 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (15.95%) C#
6 32 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
7 31 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (12.07%) ITIL
9 27 (11.64%) Degree
10 26 (11.21%) Microsoft Office
10 26 (11.21%) SDLC
11 25 (10.78%) Windows
12 24 (10.34%) Test Automation
13 23 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (9.48%) QA
14 22 (9.48%) AWS
15 20 (8.62%) SLA
15 20 (8.62%) Project Management
16 19 (8.19%) Information Security
17 18 (7.76%) Data Analysis
18 17 (7.33%) .NET
18 17 (7.33%) Power BI
18 17 (7.33%) Power Platform
19 16 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
20 15 (6.47%) Azure
20 15 (6.47%) Active Directory
20 15 (6.47%) Software Testing
21 14 (6.03%) Data Management

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 9 (3.88%) Confluence
2 2 (0.86%) IIS
2 2 (0.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.86%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (11.21%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (2.59%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.86%) assyst
3 2 (0.86%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.86%) Magento
3 2 (0.86%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.86%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.43%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.43%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.48%) AWS
2 17 (7.33%) Power Platform
3 15 (6.47%) Azure
4 11 (4.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 11 (4.74%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (4.74%) Office 365
5 8 (3.45%) SaaS
6 7 (3.02%) Trello
7 2 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.86%) GitHub
7 2 (0.86%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.43%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.17%) Firewall
2 9 (3.88%) VPN
3 8 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.02%) Network Security
5 6 (2.59%) LAN
6 5 (2.16%) Internet
6 5 (2.16%) WAN
7 4 (1.72%) 3G
7 4 (1.72%) DHCP
7 4 (1.72%) DSL
7 4 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.86%) 4G
8 2 (0.86%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.86%) Extranet
8 2 (0.86%) HTTP
8 2 (0.86%) Intranet
8 2 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.86%) Skype
8 2 (0.86%) VLAN
8 2 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.33%) Power BI
2 13 (5.60%) Qlik Sense
3 11 (4.74%) SQL Server
4 10 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.29%) Looker
6 3 (1.29%) MS Access
6 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.29%) QlikView
6 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.43%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (6.03%) JIRA
2 13 (5.60%) Selenium
3 11 (4.74%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (4.74%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.31%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.02%) Ranorex
5 7 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.72%) Appium
6 4 (1.72%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.43%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.43%) TestNG
General
1 47 (20.26%) Finance
2 12 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.31%) Legal
4 8 (3.45%) Retail
5 6 (2.59%) Games
6 5 (2.16%) Law
7 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.86%) Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Housing Association
8 2 (0.86%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.33%) .NET
2 11 (4.74%) .NET Framework
2 11 (4.74%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (3.45%) XML
4 6 (2.59%) REST
5 4 (1.72%) HTML
6 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.86%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.86%) JSON
6 2 (0.86%) LAMP
6 2 (0.86%) React
6 2 (0.86%) SOAP
6 2 (0.86%) Symfony
7 1 (0.43%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.16%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (1.72%) Replication
6 3 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.29%) New Media
6 3 (1.29%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.29%) Social Media
6 3 (1.29%) User Experience
7 2 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.86%) iPad
7 2 (0.86%) iPhone
7 2 (0.86%) NHS
7 2 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.86%) Tandem
8 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.78%) Windows
2 14 (6.03%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.86%) Android
7 2 (0.86%) Linux
7 2 (0.86%) Unix
7 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (12.07%) ITIL
4 26 (11.21%) SDLC
5 24 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 23 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (8.62%) Project Management
9 19 (8.19%) Information Security
10 18 (7.76%) Data Analysis
11 16 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (6.47%) Software Testing
13 14 (6.03%) Data Management
14 13 (5.60%) Change Management
14 13 (5.60%) ETL
14 13 (5.60%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (5.60%) PRINCE2
15 12 (5.17%) Data Cleansing
15 12 (5.17%) Project Delivery
16 11 (4.74%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 89 (38.36%) SQL
2 37 (15.95%) C#
3 12 (5.17%) Java
3 12 (5.17%) VBA
4 10 (4.31%) Python
5 5 (2.16%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.16%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.72%) Scala
7 3 (1.29%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.86%) C
8 2 (0.86%) PHP
8 2 (0.86%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.86%) VB
8 2 (0.86%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (11.64%) Degree
2 10 (4.31%) CISSP
3 9 (3.88%) ISEB
4 8 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.02%) CISM
5 7 (3.02%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.72%) CEH
7 3 (1.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (1.29%) CCSP
7 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.29%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (1.29%) GIAC
7 3 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.29%) SANS
8 2 (0.86%) CISA
8 2 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.86%) SSCP
9 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.48%) QA
2 20 (8.62%) SLA
3 9 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.16%) GDPR
4 5 (2.16%) PMO
5 3 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.86%) Docker
3 2 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (4.74%) Grafana
2 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.86%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.86%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.86%) Rancher
Vendors
1 42 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.60%) Tableau
3 12 (5.17%) Splunk
4 7 (3.02%) Alteryx
4 7 (3.02%) Northgate
5 6 (2.59%) VMware
6 4 (1.72%) Oracle
6 4 (1.72%) SAP
7 3 (1.29%) Facebook
7 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.29%) Snapchat
7 3 (1.29%) Twitter
7 3 (1.29%) YouTube
8 2 (0.86%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.86%) Intapp
8 2 (0.86%) McAfee
8 2 (0.86%) Sophos
9 1 (0.43%) Aderant
9 1 (0.43%) Capita
9 1 (0.43%) Databricks