Period
to 22 August 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 676 1,015 1,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.25% 16.52% 17.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.64% 17.04% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 581 816 1,034
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% -1.39% +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,750 £20,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,125 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -1.41% +9.23%

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 4,321 5,958 6,738
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 96.99% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,611 5,026 5,706
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 0 440 £37,500 -0.66% 72
Bradford +6 67 £37,500 +11.11% 9
Wakefield -7 49 £26,499 -24.29% 5
Huddersfield +7 21 £42,500 +63.46% 5
Halifax -14 17 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wetherby +3 16 £24,500 +2.08% 3
Ilkley +2 13 £25,500 +10.87%
Batley +1 4 £27,500 +52.78% 3
Sowerby Bridge - 4 £42,000 -
Brighouse - 3 £32,000 - 1
Knottingley - 2 £40,000 - 1
Castleford +4 1 £32,000 +77.78% 1
Cleckheaton -1 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 207 (30.62%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (27.51%) Microsoft
3 175 (25.89%) SQL
4 166 (24.56%) Finance
5 123 (18.20%) Windows
6 103 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
7 101 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
8 94 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 90 (13.31%) Microsoft Office
9 90 (13.31%) Active Directory
10 83 (12.28%) ITIL
11 79 (11.69%) User Stories
12 72 (10.65%) Microsoft Excel
12 72 (10.65%) Retail
13 67 (9.91%) Scrum
14 65 (9.62%) Business Analysis
15 63 (9.32%) User Acceptance Testing
16 60 (8.88%) SQL Server
16 60 (8.88%) SDLC
17 59 (8.73%) Office 365
18 57 (8.43%) Workshop Facilitation
19 54 (7.99%) Windows Server
20 51 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
20 51 (7.54%) Degree
21 47 (6.95%) Firewall
22 44 (6.51%) Project Management
22 44 (6.51%) Kanban
22 44 (6.51%) Azure
23 43 (6.36%) Test Automation
23 43 (6.36%) 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 21 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.51%) IIS
3 13 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.78%) Confluence
4 12 (1.78%) SAS
5 8 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (0.89%) OpenEdge
7 5 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.59%) IBM Domino
8 4 (0.59%) Tuxedo
9 3 (0.44%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.44%) CMS
9 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.44%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 90 (13.31%) Microsoft Office
2 72 (10.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (6.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (2.51%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.44%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (3.11%) SAP HR
2 20 (2.96%) SAP Payroll
3 9 (1.33%) SAP SD
4 8 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.89%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.89%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.44%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 2 (0.30%) Elite 3E
8 2 (0.30%) HFM
8 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.30%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.30%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.30%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.15%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.73%) Office 365
2 44 (6.51%) Azure
3 17 (2.51%) G Suite
4 16 (2.37%) AWS
5 12 (1.78%) Power Platform
6 7 (1.04%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.59%) GCP
7 4 (0.59%) SaaS
8 3 (0.44%) Google Sheets
8 3 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.15%) Fastly
10 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.95%) Firewall
2 19 (2.81%) DNS
3 16 (2.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (2.37%) LAN
3 16 (2.37%) WAN
4 15 (2.22%) Network Security
5 14 (2.07%) VPN
6 13 (1.92%) DHCP
7 12 (1.78%) Internet
8 11 (1.63%) VoIP
9 9 (1.33%) TCP/IP
10 7 (1.04%) Broadband
11 6 (0.89%) ADSL
11 6 (0.89%) SAN
12 5 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (0.74%) Wireless
13 4 (0.59%) iSCSI
14 3 (0.44%) NAS
14 3 (0.44%) Skype
14 3 (0.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (1.78%) Power BI
3 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.04%) DB2
6 5 (0.74%) Essbase
6 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.59%) QlikView
7 4 (0.59%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.44%) BigQuery
8 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.30%) MS Access
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (6.36%) JIRA
2 37 (5.47%) Selenium
3 26 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 26 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (3.11%) SoapUI
5 17 (2.51%) JMeter
5 17 (2.51%) LoadRunner
6 10 (1.48%) SpecFlow
7 9 (1.33%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (1.33%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.59%) Appium
8 4 (0.59%) Zephyr
9 3 (0.44%) JUnit
9 3 (0.44%) MSI
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.44%) TestNG
9 3 (0.44%) WiX
10 2 (0.30%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.30%) LINQPad
General
1 166 (24.56%) Finance
2 72 (10.65%) Retail
3 29 (4.29%) Banking
4 23 (3.40%) Marketing
5 18 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.07%) Legal
7 13 (1.92%) Public Sector
7 13 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.78%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.18%) Advertising
9 8 (1.18%) Back Office
9 8 (1.18%) Law
10 6 (0.89%) Retail Finance
11 5 (0.74%) Games
12 3 (0.44%) Billing
12 3 (0.44%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) Police
13 2 (0.30%) Social Housing
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.55%) .NET
2 20 (2.96%) SOAP
3 11 (1.63%) HTML
4 6 (0.89%) Web Services
4 6 (0.89%) XML
5 4 (0.59%) CSS
5 4 (0.59%) Middleware
6 3 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.44%) REST
6 3 (0.44%) SailPoint
6 3 (0.44%) Spring
7 2 (0.30%) EDI
7 2 (0.30%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.30%) JSON
7 2 (0.30%) JSP
7 2 (0.30%) LINQ
7 2 (0.30%) MDX
7 2 (0.30%) Servlets
7 2 (0.30%) SPML
8 1 (0.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.51%) Driving Licence
5 15 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (2.22%) User Experience
6 8 (1.18%) FMCG
7 7 (1.04%) Data Centre
8 6 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.59%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.59%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.44%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.44%) Derivative
11 3 (0.44%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.30%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 123 (18.20%) Windows
2 54 (7.99%) Windows Server
3 31 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (4.14%) Windows 7
5 23 (3.40%) Windows 10
6 16 (2.37%) Linux
7 12 (1.78%) Windows 8
7 12 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.18%) Unix
9 6 (0.89%) Android
10 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.30%) AIX
11 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (30.62%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
3 94 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (12.28%) ITIL
5 79 (11.69%) User Stories
6 67 (9.91%) Scrum
7 65 (9.62%) Business Analysis
8 63 (9.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 60 (8.88%) SDLC
10 57 (8.43%) Workshop Facilitation
11 51 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
12 44 (6.51%) Kanban
12 44 (6.51%) Project Management
13 43 (6.36%) Test Automation
14 37 (5.47%) Software Delivery
15 36 (5.33%) Software Testing
16 33 (4.88%) Analytics
17 32 (4.73%) UML
18 30 (4.44%) Information Security
18 30 (4.44%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 175 (25.89%) SQL
2 32 (4.73%) VB
3 29 (4.29%) PowerShell
4 26 (3.85%) Java
5 24 (3.55%) Python
6 20 (2.96%) C#
7 15 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 15 (2.22%) VBA
8 14 (2.07%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.04%) C
10 6 (0.89%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.89%) R
10 6 (0.89%) Scala
11 5 (0.74%) COBOL
11 5 (0.74%) JCL
12 4 (0.59%) C++
12 4 (0.59%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.44%) BeanShell
13 3 (0.44%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (7.54%) Degree
2 21 (3.11%) ISEB
3 20 (2.96%) SC Cleared
3 20 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.66%) CISSP
5 13 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.18%) CEH
6 8 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.04%) CISM
7 7 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.89%) CISA
8 6 (0.89%) GIAC
8 6 (0.89%) IIBA
8 6 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.89%) MCSE
8 6 (0.89%) SANS
9 5 (0.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (0.74%) CCSP
9 5 (0.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.70%) QA
2 23 (3.40%) SLA
3 10 (1.48%) GDPR
4 8 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.18%) PMO
5 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.15%) IFRS
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 90 (13.31%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.04%) XenApp
5 6 (0.89%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.44%) Docker
8 2 (0.30%) Firmware
8 2 (0.30%) vSphere
9 1 (0.15%) NFS
9 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.92%) WSUS
3 8 (1.18%) Nessus
4 7 (1.04%) SCCM
5 4 (0.59%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.44%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.30%) MaaS360
7 2 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.15%) CASB
8 1 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.15%) Nagios
8 1 (0.15%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.15%) vRealize
8 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 186 (27.51%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.47%) SAP
3 27 (3.99%) Google
4 24 (3.55%) Oracle
4 24 (3.55%) VMware
5 20 (2.96%) Citrix
6 18 (2.66%) HP
6 18 (2.66%) Tableau
7 15 (2.22%) IBM
8 12 (1.78%) Cisco
9 7 (1.04%) Veeam
10 6 (0.89%) Adobe
11 5 (0.74%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.74%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.74%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.59%) Nintex
12 4 (0.59%) SonicWALL
12 4 (0.59%) Splunk
13 3 (0.44%) Sophos
13 3 (0.44%) Symantec