Period
to 3 June 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 3 June 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 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 354 680 1,104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.78% 15.25% 16.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.35% 15.65% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 311 601 952
Median annual salary £39,000 £35,149 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.96% -12.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £53,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.46% -13.33% +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 2,867 4,344 6,383
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.41% 97.44% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,448 3,709 5,448
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
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 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 June 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 June 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 -5 247 £42,500 +14.86% 11
Bradford -2 41 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Halifax +16 22 £43,000 -18.10%
Wakefield -9 20 £35,000 +23.12%
Huddersfield -8 3 £42,500 +46.55% 1
Brighouse - 3 £20,000 -
Wetherby -4 1 £23,500 -9.62%
Elland - 1 £22,000 -
Hebden Bridge - 1 £28,000 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 132 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (33.33%) SQL
3 83 (23.45%) Finance
4 69 (19.49%) Microsoft
5 68 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
6 62 (17.51%) Problem-Solving
7 58 (16.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (13.28%) SDLC
9 41 (11.58%) Microsoft Excel
10 39 (11.02%) Windows
10 39 (11.02%) Project Management
11 35 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
12 34 (9.60%) ITIL
12 34 (9.60%) Business Analysis
13 33 (9.32%) Test Automation
14 32 (9.04%) JIRA
15 31 (8.76%) Degree
15 31 (8.76%) Information Security
15 31 (8.76%) C#
16 28 (7.91%) Confluence
16 28 (7.91%) User Stories
16 28 (7.91%) Requirements Gathering
17 27 (7.63%) QA
18 25 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
19 24 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
20 23 (6.50%) SQL Server
20 23 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
20 23 (6.50%) Software Testing
21 22 (6.21%) Data Analysis
22 21 (5.93%) Retail

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 28 (7.91%) Confluence
2 7 (1.98%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (0.85%) IIS
4 2 (0.56%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.28%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (11.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.26%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.69%) assyst
2 6 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.69%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.56%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.56%) Magento
3 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.28%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.08%) Office 365
2 17 (4.80%) Power Platform
3 15 (4.24%) Azure
4 10 (2.82%) Trello
5 6 (1.69%) AWS
5 6 (1.69%) SaaS
6 5 (1.41%) Boomi
7 3 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.56%) GCP
8 2 (0.56%) GitHub
9 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.93%) Firewall
2 12 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.82%) VPN
4 9 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.98%) DHCP
5 7 (1.98%) Internet
5 7 (1.98%) Network Security
6 6 (1.69%) DNS
6 6 (1.69%) LAN
7 4 (1.13%) DSL
7 4 (1.13%) HTTP
7 4 (1.13%) WAN
7 4 (1.13%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.85%) 3G
8 3 (0.85%) VoIP
8 3 (0.85%) Wireless
9 2 (0.56%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.56%) Extranet
9 2 (0.56%) Intranet
9 2 (0.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.80%) Power BI
3 15 (4.24%) Qlik Sense
4 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.85%) Looker
6 3 (0.85%) MS Access
6 3 (0.85%) QlikView
7 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.28%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.28%) Event Store
8 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (9.04%) JIRA
2 15 (4.24%) Selenium
2 15 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.82%) Ranorex
4 9 (2.54%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.98%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.41%) Appium
7 3 (0.85%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.85%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.85%) TestRail
8 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.56%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.56%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.28%) TestNG
9 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (23.45%) Finance
2 21 (5.93%) Retail
3 16 (4.52%) Legal
3 16 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.54%) Law
5 6 (1.69%) Banking
5 6 (1.69%) Games
5 6 (1.69%) Marketing
6 2 (0.56%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.28%) French Language
7 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.26%) .NET
1 8 (2.26%) XML
2 6 (1.69%) REST
3 4 (1.13%) LAMP
4 3 (0.85%) Gherkin
4 3 (0.85%) HTML
5 2 (0.56%) COM
5 2 (0.56%) JSON
5 2 (0.56%) React
5 2 (0.56%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.56%) SOAP
5 2 (0.56%) Symfony
5 2 (0.56%) Web Services
6 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.28%) J2EE
6 1 (0.28%) Matplotlib
6 1 (0.28%) NumPy
6 1 (0.28%) Pandas
6 1 (0.28%) SciPy
6 1 (0.28%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 12 (3.39%) User Experience
3 10 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (1.13%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.85%) NHS
7 3 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.56%) New Media
8 2 (0.56%) Social Media
8 2 (0.56%) Tandem
9 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.28%) FMCG
9 1 (0.28%) iPhone
9 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.02%) Windows
2 17 (4.80%) Windows 10
3 13 (3.67%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.82%) Linux
4 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.26%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.69%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.41%) Unix
8 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.56%) Android
10 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.28%) Solaris
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (17.51%) Problem-Solving
3 58 (16.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (13.28%) SDLC
5 39 (11.02%) Project Management
6 34 (9.60%) Business Analysis
6 34 (9.60%) ITIL
7 33 (9.32%) Test Automation
8 31 (8.76%) Information Security
9 28 (7.91%) Requirements Gathering
9 28 (7.91%) User Stories
10 25 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (6.50%) Software Testing
13 22 (6.21%) Data Analysis
14 21 (5.93%) Project Delivery
14 21 (5.93%) Waterfall
15 20 (5.65%) SIEM
16 18 (5.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (33.33%) SQL
2 31 (8.76%) C#
3 15 (4.24%) Python
4 14 (3.95%) VBA
5 12 (3.39%) Java
6 8 (2.26%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.26%) PHP
7 7 (1.98%) Perl
8 5 (1.41%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.41%) Scala
9 4 (1.13%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.28%) ABAP
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) IronPython
11 1 (0.28%) R
11 1 (0.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (8.76%) Degree
2 19 (5.37%) ISEB
3 17 (4.80%) CISSP
4 14 (3.95%) CISM
5 10 (2.82%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.69%) GIAC
7 6 (1.69%) IIBA
8 5 (1.41%) CEH
9 4 (1.13%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (1.13%) PMP
9 4 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.13%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.13%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.85%) CCSP
10 3 (0.85%) CISA
10 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.85%) SANS
11 2 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.63%) QA
2 10 (2.82%) SLA
3 9 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.41%) GDPR
4 5 (1.41%) PMO
5 3 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) GLBA
6 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) Docker
2 2 (0.56%) Firmware
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.13%) SCCM
3 2 (0.56%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.56%) Rancher
4 1 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 69 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.95%) Tableau
3 9 (2.54%) SAP
3 9 (2.54%) ServiceNow
4 8 (2.26%) Oracle
5 7 (1.98%) Alteryx
5 7 (1.98%) Northgate
6 6 (1.69%) CrowdStrike
7 5 (1.41%) Dell
8 4 (1.13%) VMware
9 3 (0.85%) Aderant
9 3 (0.85%) Cisco
9 3 (0.85%) T-Plan
10 2 (0.56%) Citrix
10 2 (0.56%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.56%) Facebook
10 2 (0.56%) Snapchat
10 2 (0.56%) Twitter
10 2 (0.56%) YouTube
11 1 (0.28%) McAfee