Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 931 1,206 1,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.30% 17.67% 19.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.83% 18.15% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 729 1,005 1,327
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +3.71% -0.82%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £46,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +10.77% -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 5,531 6,643 7,660
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.35% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4,610 5,588 6,468
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -4 612 £35,595 -5.08% 61
Wakefield +5 108 £33,250 +20.91% 5
Bradford -1 83 £35,000 - 13
Halifax 0 27 £45,000 - 2
Huddersfield +13 19 £26,500 -49.04% 6
Wetherby +2 10 £24,000 -12.73% 3
Pontefract +5 7 £16,500 -42.11% 1
Batley +5 6 £18,000 - 1
Keighley 0 4 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Ilkley -3 3 £23,000 -29.23% 1
Cleckheaton -1 2 £47,500 +5.56%
Castleford - 2 £18,000 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 316 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (25.78%) Finance
3 184 (19.76%) Microsoft
4 160 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
5 147 (15.79%) SQL
6 141 (15.15%) ITIL
7 136 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 124 (13.32%) Windows
9 120 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
10 111 (11.92%) Microsoft Office
11 106 (11.39%) Business Analysis
12 98 (10.53%) SDLC
13 95 (10.20%) Retail
14 94 (10.10%) User Stories
15 87 (9.34%) Microsoft Excel
16 85 (9.13%) Test Automation
17 80 (8.59%) Degree
18 79 (8.49%) SQL Server
19 71 (7.63%) C#
20 70 (7.52%) Active Directory
21 59 (6.34%) Information Security
22 58 (6.23%) Scrum
22 58 (6.23%) Java
22 58 (6.23%) Self-Motivation
23 57 (6.12%) Service Management
23 57 (6.12%) QA
24 56 (6.02%) Analytics
25 55 (5.91%) Waterfall
25 55 (5.91%) Windows Server
26 53 (5.69%) .NET

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 33 (3.54%) SAS
2 23 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 19 (2.04%) Confluence
5 11 (1.18%) IIS
6 10 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (0.64%) CMS
9 5 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.21%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.11%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 111 (11.92%) Microsoft Office
2 87 (9.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (4.40%) MS Visio
4 25 (2.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (2.04%) Photoshop
6 11 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.32%) SPSS
8 2 (0.21%) EViews
9 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.61%) SAP CO
1 15 (1.61%) SAP FI
1 15 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.86%) iTrent
3 8 (0.86%) SAP MM
4 6 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.54%) SAP PS
5 5 (0.54%) SAP QM
6 4 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.32%) Carpe Diem
7 3 (0.32%) Elite 3E
7 3 (0.32%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.21%) Relativity
8 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.21%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.21%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.21%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.33%) Office 365
2 29 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.69%) SaaS
4 13 (1.40%) IaaS
5 12 (1.29%) PaaS
6 11 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (0.97%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.64%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.11%) Akamai
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.11%) G Suite
11 1 (0.11%) GitHub
11 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.44%) Firewall
2 24 (2.58%) DNS
3 17 (1.83%) LAN
4 16 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.61%) DHCP
6 14 (1.50%) WAN
7 13 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (1.29%) Network Security
9 11 (1.18%) VPN
10 10 (1.07%) Internet
10 10 (1.07%) SAN
10 10 (1.07%) VoIP
11 8 (0.86%) Intranet
12 6 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (0.64%) SMS
13 5 (0.54%) Symposium
13 5 (0.54%) Wireless
14 3 (0.32%) DSL
14 3 (0.32%) RTP
14 3 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.26%) Power BI
3 19 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.29%) Base SAS
6 12 (1.29%) MS Access
6 12 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
6 12 (1.29%) SAP Data Services
7 10 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.07%) RDBMS
8 9 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 8 (0.86%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.86%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.75%) MySQL
10 7 (0.75%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.64%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 45 (4.83%) JIRA
2 40 (4.30%) Selenium
3 21 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (2.04%) Axure RP
4 19 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 18 (1.93%) Git (software)
6 15 (1.61%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.29%) ERwin
7 12 (1.29%) PowerDesigner
8 8 (0.86%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.75%) SoapUI
9 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.64%) SpecFlow
10 6 (0.64%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.54%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.54%) Grunt
11 5 (0.54%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.54%) JSUnit
11 5 (0.54%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 240 (25.78%) Finance
2 95 (10.20%) Retail
3 40 (4.30%) Marketing
4 27 (2.90%) Banking
5 23 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.36%) Legal
7 13 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.29%) Local Government
9 11 (1.18%) Law
10 9 (0.97%) Back Office
11 7 (0.75%) Advertising
11 7 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.43%) Publishing
15 3 (0.32%) Automotive
15 3 (0.32%) Games
16 2 (0.21%) Billing
17 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.69%) .NET
2 19 (2.04%) XML
3 14 (1.50%) Web Services
4 12 (1.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 11 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 11 (1.18%) HTML
6 8 (0.86%) jQuery
7 7 (0.75%) Gherkin
8 6 (0.64%) CSS
8 6 (0.64%) SOAP
9 5 (0.54%) Ajax
9 5 (0.54%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (0.54%) Classic ASP
9 5 (0.54%) EDI
9 5 (0.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.43%) JSON
10 4 (0.43%) RAML
10 4 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 160 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (6.23%) Self-Motivation
3 45 (4.83%) User Experience
4 31 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.04%) Driving Licence
8 18 (1.93%) Replication
9 12 (1.29%) e-Learning
10 11 (1.18%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.07%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.86%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.86%) IVR
12 8 (0.86%) NHS
12 8 (0.86%) Social Media
13 7 (0.75%) CMDB
13 7 (0.75%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.64%) Handset
15 5 (0.54%) Biotechnology
15 5 (0.54%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 124 (13.32%) Windows
2 55 (5.91%) Windows Server
3 27 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (2.79%) Windows 7
5 16 (1.72%) Linux
6 15 (1.61%) Windows 10
7 12 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.97%) Android
9 7 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.64%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.43%) VMS
11 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.32%) AIX
12 3 (0.32%) OpenVMS
12 3 (0.32%) Unix
12 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.11%) HPUX
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (15.15%) ITIL
3 136 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 120 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
5 106 (11.39%) Business Analysis
6 98 (10.53%) SDLC
7 94 (10.10%) User Stories
8 85 (9.13%) Test Automation
9 59 (6.34%) Information Security
10 58 (6.23%) Scrum
11 57 (6.12%) Service Management
12 56 (6.02%) Analytics
13 55 (5.91%) Waterfall
14 48 (5.16%) Project Management
15 46 (4.94%) Software Testing
16 41 (4.40%) Mentoring
17 40 (4.30%) Change Management
18 38 (4.08%) Collaborative Working
18 38 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (4.08%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 147 (15.79%) SQL
2 71 (7.63%) C#
3 58 (6.23%) Java
4 36 (3.87%) T-SQL
5 34 (3.65%) JavaScript
5 34 (3.65%) Python
6 29 (3.11%) VBA
7 24 (2.58%) R
8 12 (1.29%) C
8 12 (1.29%) VB
9 10 (1.07%) PHP
10 9 (0.97%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.75%) MATLAB
12 6 (0.64%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.64%) Ruby
13 3 (0.32%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.32%) C++
14 2 (0.21%) Lingo
14 2 (0.21%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (8.59%) Degree
2 32 (3.44%) ISEB
3 24 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (2.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 20 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 20 (2.15%) Security Cleared
6 19 (2.04%) CISSP
7 15 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.40%) CCNA
10 12 (1.29%) CISM
11 10 (1.07%) MCP
12 8 (0.86%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 6 (0.64%) CBAP
14 5 (0.54%) MCSE
14 5 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.43%) ISACA
15 4 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.43%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.12%) QA
2 51 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (4.51%) SLA
4 25 (2.69%) GDPR
5 24 (2.58%) PCI DSS
6 23 (2.47%) PMO
7 18 (1.93%) Data Quality
8 11 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.21%) P3O
10 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 70 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.43%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.32%) XenApp
5 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (2.15%) SCCM
2 6 (0.64%) AirWatch
2 6 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (0.54%) WSUS
4 4 (0.43%) Aspera SmartTrack
4 4 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.32%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.32%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.21%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 184 (19.76%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.19%) SAP
3 30 (3.22%) Oracle
4 28 (3.01%) Adobe
5 25 (2.69%) VMware
6 21 (2.26%) Google
7 17 (1.83%) Remedy
8 16 (1.72%) Tableau
9 14 (1.50%) Cisco
10 13 (1.40%) Citrix
11 12 (1.29%) HP
11 12 (1.29%) IBM
11 12 (1.29%) Kofax
11 12 (1.29%) Trillium
11 12 (1.29%) Xerox
12 10 (1.07%) ServiceNow
13 9 (0.97%) Apple
14 8 (0.86%) McAfee
15 6 (0.64%) BMC
16 5 (0.54%) Ivanti