Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,137 1,291 1,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.96% 18.44% 19.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.40% 18.88% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1,163 1,461
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £22,225 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £52,500 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% +2.94% -2.86%

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 6,533 6,839 8,217
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.69% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5,593 5,926 6,833
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,350 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +0.88% +1.27%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -6 758 £40,000 +14.29% 74
Bradford +1 130 £37,500 - 14
Wakefield +17 84 £35,000 +45.83% 11
Halifax +5 43 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Huddersfield +7 14 £26,000 -20.00%
Wetherby -1 13 £24,000 -12.73% 1
Castleford +5 6 £31,500 - 1
Brighouse -1 6 £30,000 +7.14%
Ilkley -2 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Bingley - 4 £47,500 -
Cleckheaton - 4 £42,500 - 1
Pontefract +3 3 £16,500 -43.59% 1
Keighley -2 3 £36,500 +52.08% 1
Batley - 2 £50,000 - 3
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 474 (41.69%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (25.51%) Finance
3 222 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 222 (19.53%) Microsoft
4 185 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
5 179 (15.74%) SQL
6 165 (14.51%) Business Analysis
7 147 (12.93%) ITIL
8 145 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
9 133 (11.70%) Scrum
10 130 (11.43%) User Stories
11 128 (11.26%) Windows
12 120 (10.55%) SDLC
13 112 (9.85%) Waterfall
14 110 (9.67%) Microsoft Office
15 108 (9.50%) Microsoft Excel
16 107 (9.41%) Test Automation
17 101 (8.88%) SQL Server
18 97 (8.53%) Retail
19 89 (7.83%) QA
20 83 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
21 79 (6.95%) Degree
22 78 (6.86%) JIRA
23 75 (6.60%) .NET
24 74 (6.51%) Active Directory
25 69 (6.07%) Software Testing
26 67 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
27 59 (5.19%) ISEB
28 58 (5.10%) Data Modelling
28 58 (5.10%) C#

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 (2.46%) SAS
2 23 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.85%) Confluence
3 21 (1.85%) IIS
4 18 (1.58%) MS Exchange
5 11 (0.97%) Skype for Business
6 8 (0.70%) CMS
6 8 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.088%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.088%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.088%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.088%) JBoss
9 1 (0.088%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.088%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.088%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.088%) WebLogic
Applications
1 110 (9.67%) Microsoft Office
2 108 (9.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 27 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.70%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.35%) SPSS
8 1 (0.088%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.79%) SAP SD
3 8 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.62%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.62%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (0.53%) iTrent
5 6 (0.53%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.44%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.44%) SAP Payroll
7 4 (0.35%) BPCS
7 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.26%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.18%) Carpe Diem
9 2 (0.18%) Elite 3E
9 2 (0.18%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 57 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (3.08%) Office 365
3 15 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (1.32%) SaaS
4 12 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
4 12 (1.06%) IaaS
4 12 (1.06%) PaaS
5 7 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.35%) GitHub
6 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.18%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (0.18%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.088%) Akamai
9 1 (0.088%) CheetahMail
9 1 (0.088%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.87%) DNS
2 38 (3.34%) Firewall
3 33 (2.90%) TCP/IP
4 27 (2.37%) Network Security
4 27 (2.37%) VPN
5 26 (2.29%) LAN
5 26 (2.29%) VoIP
5 26 (2.29%) WAN
6 24 (2.11%) DHCP
7 18 (1.58%) SAN
8 17 (1.50%) Wireless
9 15 (1.32%) VLAN
10 14 (1.23%) IPsec
10 14 (1.23%) Wireless Security
11 13 (1.14%) DWDM
11 13 (1.14%) HTTP
11 13 (1.14%) HTTPS
11 13 (1.14%) VPLS
12 11 (0.97%) Internet
13 10 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (1.85%) Power BI
6 20 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
7 19 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.32%) MS Access
10 13 (1.14%) QlikView
11 12 (1.06%) Base SAS
12 11 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (0.88%) Relational Database
14 9 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
15 7 (0.62%) DB2
15 7 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
15 7 (0.62%) SAP HANA
16 6 (0.53%) MySQL
16 6 (0.53%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 78 (6.86%) JIRA
2 50 (4.40%) Selenium
3 29 (2.55%) SoapUI
4 26 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (1.76%) Git (software)
6 18 (1.58%) WebDriver
7 15 (1.32%) Subversion
8 13 (1.14%) Bugzilla
9 12 (1.06%) Visual Studio
10 10 (0.88%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 9 (0.79%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.70%) Axure RP
13 7 (0.62%) Cucumber
13 7 (0.62%) ERwin
13 7 (0.62%) PowerDesigner
14 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 4 (0.35%) Jenkins
15 4 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
16 3 (0.26%) Eclipse
General
1 290 (25.51%) Finance
2 97 (8.53%) Retail
3 36 (3.17%) Marketing
4 29 (2.55%) Manufacturing
5 22 (1.93%) Local Government
6 20 (1.76%) Legal
7 13 (1.14%) Billing
8 12 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (0.97%) Banking
10 9 (0.79%) Advertising
10 9 (0.79%) Law
11 8 (0.70%) Games
12 5 (0.44%) Publishing
13 4 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.35%) Military
14 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.18%) French Language
15 2 (0.18%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.088%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.088%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (6.60%) .NET
2 19 (1.67%) XML
3 17 (1.50%) HTML
3 17 (1.50%) Web Services
4 11 (0.97%) SOAP
5 7 (0.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (0.44%) Gherkin
7 4 (0.35%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.35%) COM
7 4 (0.35%) JSON
7 4 (0.35%) RAML
7 4 (0.35%) RESTful
7 4 (0.35%) WCF
8 3 (0.26%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.26%) EDI
8 3 (0.26%) WinForms
9 2 (0.18%) CSS
9 2 (0.18%) ODBC
9 2 (0.18%) REST
9 2 (0.18%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 185 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
3 41 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
3 41 (3.61%) User Experience
4 33 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 20 (1.76%) Driving Licence
5 20 (1.76%) Management Information System
6 15 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.32%) Replication
7 13 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (1.06%) Clustering
9 10 (0.88%) CMDB
9 10 (0.88%) Fintech
9 10 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (0.79%) Biotechnology
11 8 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (0.70%) Credit Risk
12 7 (0.62%) Social Media
13 6 (0.53%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 128 (11.26%) Windows
2 53 (4.66%) Windows Server
3 35 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (2.37%) Windows 7
5 15 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.06%) Windows 10
7 10 (0.88%) Linux
8 9 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.53%) Unix
11 5 (0.44%) Android
12 4 (0.35%) VMS
12 4 (0.35%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.35%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.35%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.26%) OpenVMS
13 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.18%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.088%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.088%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (41.69%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 165 (14.51%) Business Analysis
4 147 (12.93%) ITIL
5 145 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
6 133 (11.70%) Scrum
7 130 (11.43%) User Stories
8 120 (10.55%) SDLC
9 112 (9.85%) Waterfall
10 107 (9.41%) Test Automation
11 83 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
12 69 (6.07%) Software Testing
13 67 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
14 58 (5.10%) Data Modelling
15 55 (4.84%) Project Management
15 55 (4.84%) Software Delivery
16 52 (4.57%) Test Scripting
17 50 (4.40%) Analytics
17 50 (4.40%) Change Management
17 50 (4.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 179 (15.74%) SQL
2 58 (5.10%) C#
3 32 (2.81%) Java
4 31 (2.73%) JavaScript
5 28 (2.46%) T-SQL
6 23 (2.02%) VBA
7 17 (1.50%) Python
7 17 (1.50%) R
8 16 (1.41%) C
9 14 (1.23%) Lingo
9 14 (1.23%) VB
10 12 (1.06%) PHP
11 9 (0.79%) MATLAB
11 9 (0.79%) PL/SQL
11 9 (0.79%) VB.NET
12 7 (0.62%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.088%) ABAP
13 1 (0.088%) C++
13 1 (0.088%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.088%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (6.95%) Degree
2 59 (5.19%) ISEB
3 20 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 17 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 15 (1.32%) Security Cleared
7 13 (1.14%) CISSP
8 12 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.79%) CCNA
10 9 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.70%) CBAP
11 8 (0.70%) CISA
11 8 (0.70%) CISM
12 7 (0.62%) CRISC
13 6 (0.53%) CGEIT
14 5 (0.44%) MCP
14 5 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.35%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (7.83%) QA
2 43 (3.78%) SLA
3 42 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (2.81%) PCI DSS
5 23 (2.02%) GDPR
6 21 (1.85%) PMO
7 17 (1.50%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.088%) Basel III
11 1 (0.088%) IFRS
11 1 (0.088%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.088%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 74 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.06%) XenApp
5 11 (0.97%) XenDesktop
5 11 (0.97%) XenServer
6 3 (0.26%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.088%) Docker
8 1 (0.088%) Firmware
8 1 (0.088%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 31 (2.73%) SCCM
2 14 (1.23%) Nessus
3 11 (0.97%) Backup Exec
3 11 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 11 (0.97%) SCOM
3 11 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
4 6 (0.53%) AirWatch
4 6 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.44%) Aspera SmartTrack
6 4 (0.35%) WSUS
7 3 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.18%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.088%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.088%) Puppet
9 1 (0.088%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 222 (19.53%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.57%) SAP
3 36 (3.17%) Cisco
4 34 (2.99%) VMware
5 33 (2.90%) Oracle
6 21 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (1.76%) Citrix
8 18 (1.58%) Xerox
9 17 (1.50%) HP
10 16 (1.41%) Remedy
11 15 (1.32%) Adobe
12 13 (1.14%) CheckPoint
12 13 (1.14%) Juniper
12 13 (1.14%) Perforce
12 13 (1.14%) Qualys
12 13 (1.14%) Veeam
13 12 (1.06%) Dell
13 12 (1.06%) Tableau
14 11 (0.97%) Apple
14 11 (0.97%) CommVault