Period
to 24 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 753 1,159 1,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.69% 17.28% 18.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.13% 17.69% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 614 991 1,291
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,575 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £51,775 £53,750 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year -10.67% +8.70% -1.43%

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 4,667 6,551 7,164
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.25% 97.66% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,918 5,586 6,197
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 -2 509 £35,000 -10.26% 93
Bradford +2 77 £35,000 - 13
Wakefield -5 49 £31,371 -1.97% 3
Halifax +10 31 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Huddersfield -6 20 £25,750 -6.36% 6
Batley +4 11 £18,000 -
Ilkley -2 11 £35,000 +7.69%
Wetherby -8 7 £24,000 -17.24%
Keighley +5 2 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Bingley +2 1 - -
Dewsbury - 1 £37,500 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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.

1 268 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (21.78%) Finance
3 155 (20.58%) SQL
4 131 (17.40%) Microsoft
5 100 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 97 (12.88%) Windows
7 92 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
8 91 (12.08%) ITIL
9 90 (11.95%) Scrum
10 89 (11.82%) SDLC
11 78 (10.36%) User Stories
12 77 (10.23%) Business Analysis
13 74 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
14 72 (9.56%) Active Directory
15 65 (8.63%) Degree
15 65 (8.63%) Test Automation
16 63 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
17 58 (7.70%) Microsoft Excel
18 56 (7.44%) SQL Server
19 55 (7.30%) Retail
20 51 (6.77%) User Acceptance Testing
21 49 (6.51%) JIRA
21 49 (6.51%) Software Delivery
22 47 (6.24%) Project Management
22 47 (6.24%) Service Management
23 46 (6.11%) Information Security
23 46 (6.11%) QA
23 46 (6.11%) Windows Server
24 43 (5.71%) SAP
24 43 (5.71%) SLA

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 30 (3.98%) Confluence
2 23 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.73%) IIS
3 13 (1.73%) SAS
4 10 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.93%) CMS
5 7 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.40%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.27%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.27%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 63 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (7.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.33%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) FileZilla
6 1 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (1.73%) SAP ERP
2 12 (1.59%) SAP SD
3 11 (1.46%) Unit4 Business World
4 9 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (1.06%) SAP MM
6 7 (0.93%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.93%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.80%) SAP QM
8 5 (0.66%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.66%) Movex
9 4 (0.53%) Carpe Diem
9 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.53%) Elite 3E
9 4 (0.53%) SAP PM
10 3 (0.40%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.40%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.40%) SAP Payroll
10 3 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.18%) Office 365
2 15 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.86%) G Suite
4 11 (1.46%) SaaS
5 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.98%) LAN
2 27 (3.59%) Firewall
3 26 (3.45%) WAN
4 22 (2.92%) DNS
5 18 (2.39%) Network Security
6 14 (1.86%) DHCP
7 13 (1.73%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (1.20%) VPN
10 8 (1.06%) SAN
11 7 (0.93%) iSCSI
12 6 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.80%) Wireless
13 5 (0.66%) Internet
14 4 (0.53%) EIGRP
14 4 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 4 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 4 (0.53%) OSPF
15 3 (0.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (2.26%) Power BI
4 12 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.80%) Big Data
9 4 (0.53%) MySQL
9 4 (0.53%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.40%) DB2
10 3 (0.40%) MS Access
10 3 (0.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (0.40%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (6.51%) JIRA
2 37 (4.91%) Selenium
3 30 (3.98%) Cucumber
4 23 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (2.12%) SoapUI
6 15 (1.99%) JMeter
6 15 (1.99%) LoadRunner
7 10 (1.33%) Axure RP
7 10 (1.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 9 (1.20%) WebDriver
9 7 (0.93%) Bitbucket
9 7 (0.93%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.93%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.66%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 2 (0.27%) Bower
13 2 (0.27%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 164 (21.78%) Finance
2 55 (7.30%) Retail
3 29 (3.85%) Marketing
4 23 (3.05%) Banking
5 17 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.86%) Back Office
7 14 (1.86%) Legal
8 7 (0.93%) Advertising
8 7 (0.93%) Law
8 7 (0.93%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.53%) Retail Finance
10 3 (0.40%) Local Government
10 3 (0.40%) Publishing
11 2 (0.27%) Billing
11 2 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.59%) .NET
1 27 (3.59%) XML
2 11 (1.46%) Web Services
3 7 (0.93%) Gherkin
3 7 (0.93%) jQuery
4 6 (0.80%) ASP.NET
4 6 (0.80%) EDI
5 5 (0.66%) CSS
5 5 (0.66%) HTML
6 4 (0.53%) JSON
6 4 (0.53%) JSON Schema
6 4 (0.53%) SOAP
7 2 (0.27%) Ajax
7 2 (0.27%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.27%) Classic ASP
7 2 (0.27%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.27%) Node.js
7 2 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 92 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.44%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (3.72%) Management Information System
4 26 (3.45%) User Experience
5 25 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (3.05%) e-Learning
7 17 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.86%) Analytical Mindset
8 14 (1.86%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.33%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.33%) Replication
10 7 (0.93%) Fintech
11 6 (0.80%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.80%) Online Banking
12 5 (0.66%) CCTV
12 5 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.66%) NHS
12 5 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (0.53%) IVR
14 3 (0.40%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 97 (12.88%) Windows
2 46 (6.11%) Windows Server
3 26 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 25 (3.32%) Windows 7
5 20 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.86%) Linux
8 9 (1.20%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.93%) Android
9 7 (0.93%) Unix
10 6 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.66%) AIX
12 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 91 (12.08%) ITIL
4 90 (11.95%) Scrum
5 89 (11.82%) SDLC
6 78 (10.36%) User Stories
7 77 (10.23%) Business Analysis
8 74 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
9 65 (8.63%) Test Automation
10 51 (6.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 49 (6.51%) Software Delivery
12 47 (6.24%) Project Management
12 47 (6.24%) Service Management
13 46 (6.11%) Information Security
14 40 (5.31%) Process Improvement
14 40 (5.31%) Software Testing
15 38 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 38 (5.05%) Kanban
15 38 (5.05%) Service Delivery
16 37 (4.91%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (20.58%) SQL
2 36 (4.78%) Python
3 35 (4.65%) C#
4 28 (3.72%) Java
5 19 (2.52%) R
6 16 (2.12%) VBA
7 14 (1.86%) T-SQL
8 13 (1.73%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.59%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.33%) VB
11 8 (1.06%) C
12 6 (0.80%) ABAP
12 6 (0.80%) Ruby
13 5 (0.66%) VBScript
14 3 (0.40%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.40%) PHP
15 2 (0.27%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.13%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.13%) C++
16 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (8.63%) Degree
2 26 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 19 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (1.59%) CCNA
7 11 (1.46%) ISEB
7 11 (1.46%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.20%) CCNP
9 8 (1.06%) MCP
10 7 (0.93%) CISSP
10 7 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.80%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.66%) PMP
13 4 (0.53%) CISM
14 3 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.11%) QA
2 43 (5.71%) SLA
3 34 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (2.52%) PMO
5 18 (2.39%) PCI DSS
6 13 (1.73%) GDPR
7 11 (1.46%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 5 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 72 (9.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.53%) XenApp
5 3 (0.40%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.40%) vSphere
5 3 (0.40%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.27%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
1 15 (1.99%) SCCM
2 5 (0.66%) SCOrch
2 5 (0.66%) WSUS
3 4 (0.53%) DameWare
3 4 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.27%) SCOM
5 2 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 131 (17.40%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.71%) SAP
3 28 (3.72%) Tableau
4 25 (3.32%) HP
5 19 (2.52%) Citrix
6 18 (2.39%) Cisco
6 18 (2.39%) VMware
7 16 (2.12%) Google
8 14 (1.86%) Oracle
9 12 (1.59%) Adobe
9 12 (1.59%) F5
10 10 (1.33%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.20%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.06%) Apple
13 7 (0.93%) JD Edwards
13 7 (0.93%) Meraki
13 7 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.80%) Avaya
15 5 (0.66%) McAfee
15 5 (0.66%) Sage