Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,178 1,368 1,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.18% 18.81% 19.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.59% 19.22% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,015 1,288 1,531
West Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,000 £48,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 6,698 7,118 8,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.90% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5,725 6,222 7,234
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 February 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 24 February 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 0 825 £40,000 +14.29% 97
Bradford -4 134 £37,500 - 14
Wakefield +14 64 £35,000 +40.00% 6
Halifax 0 28 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Huddersfield -1 21 £27,500 -21.43% 2
Bingley -5 10 £30,000 -20.00%
Cleckheaton - 9 £40,000 - 1
Brighouse +1 8 £30,000 -36.84%
Keighley -6 6 £32,500 +35.42%
Wetherby +2 5 £29,000 -7.94% 4
Castleford - 4 £45,000 -
Ilkley - 3 £37,500 - 1
Elland - 1 £37,500 -
Batley - 1 - - 2
Knottingley - 1 £26,500 -
Liversedge - 1 £23,500 -
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 478 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (23.09%) Finance
3 260 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 201 (17.06%) SQL
5 192 (16.30%) Microsoft
6 179 (15.20%) Business Analysis
7 177 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
8 160 (13.58%) Scrum
9 147 (12.48%) ITIL
10 115 (9.76%) SDLC
11 113 (9.59%) User Stories
12 112 (9.51%) Test Automation
13 110 (9.34%) Windows
14 98 (8.32%) Microsoft Office
14 98 (8.32%) Waterfall
15 93 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
16 86 (7.30%) QA
17 85 (7.22%) SQL Server
18 84 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
19 79 (6.71%) Active Directory
20 76 (6.45%) Retail
21 74 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
21 74 (6.28%) .NET
22 67 (5.69%) Software Testing
22 67 (5.69%) Software Delivery
23 66 (5.60%) JIRA
24 61 (5.18%) Degree
25 60 (5.09%) Service Delivery
25 60 (5.09%) Project Management
25 60 (5.09%) ISEB

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 36 (3.06%) SAS
2 32 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 26 (2.21%) Confluence
4 24 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 18 (1.53%) IIS
6 15 (1.27%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.17%) CMS
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.085%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.085%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.085%) Tomcat
Applications
1 98 (8.32%) Microsoft Office
2 93 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.42%) SPSS
7 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.53%) SAP SD
2 9 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.59%) Elite 3E
3 7 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.42%) Carpe Diem
6 4 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.25%) FastStats
7 3 (0.25%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.25%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.17%) assyst
8 2 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
8 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.085%) Exstream
9 1 (0.085%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.085%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.085%) SAP PLM
9 1 (0.085%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.085%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (3.48%) Office 365
3 14 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.68%) SaaS
6 7 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.51%) IaaS
7 6 (0.51%) PaaS
8 4 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.25%) BlazeMeter
9 3 (0.25%) Fastly
9 3 (0.25%) GitHub
10 2 (0.17%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.085%) CheetahMail
11 1 (0.085%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.085%) G Suite
11 1 (0.085%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.085%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.085%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 49 (4.16%) TCP/IP
2 48 (4.07%) DNS
3 34 (2.89%) WAN
4 33 (2.80%) DHCP
4 33 (2.80%) LAN
5 32 (2.72%) Firewall
6 30 (2.55%) VPN
7 28 (2.38%) VoIP
8 20 (1.70%) Network Security
9 19 (1.61%) Wireless
10 15 (1.27%) VLAN
11 13 (1.10%) DWDM
11 13 (1.10%) HTTP
11 13 (1.10%) HTTPS
11 13 (1.10%) IPsec
11 13 (1.10%) VPLS
11 13 (1.10%) Wireless Security
12 12 (1.02%) SAN
13 9 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
7 19 (1.61%) Data Mining
8 17 (1.44%) Power BI
9 13 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
9 13 (1.10%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.68%) Base SAS
12 7 (0.59%) Big Data
12 7 (0.59%) MS Access
12 7 (0.59%) QlikView
12 7 (0.59%) SAP HANA
12 7 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (0.51%) SAP BW
13 6 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 66 (5.60%) JIRA
2 55 (4.67%) Selenium
3 26 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (1.95%) SoapUI
5 17 (1.44%) WebDriver
6 13 (1.10%) Git (software)
7 12 (1.02%) Subversion
8 10 (0.85%) Bugzilla
9 8 (0.68%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.59%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.51%) Selenium IDE
12 5 (0.42%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.34%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 3 (0.25%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.17%) Appium
15 2 (0.17%) JMeter
15 2 (0.17%) NUnit
15 2 (0.17%) Zephyr
General
1 272 (23.09%) Finance
2 76 (6.45%) Retail
3 26 (2.21%) Manufacturing
3 26 (2.21%) Marketing
4 20 (1.70%) Billing
5 13 (1.10%) Advertising
6 12 (1.02%) Banking
6 12 (1.02%) Legal
7 11 (0.93%) Military
8 10 (0.85%) Local Government
9 7 (0.59%) Games
10 6 (0.51%) General Ledger
10 6 (0.51%) Law
10 6 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.17%) Back Office
12 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.17%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.085%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.085%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (6.28%) .NET
2 27 (2.29%) HTML
3 25 (2.12%) Web Services
4 24 (2.04%) XML
5 9 (0.76%) ASP.NET
6 8 (0.68%) SOAP
7 5 (0.42%) ODBC
7 5 (0.42%) REST
7 5 (0.42%) SailPoint
8 4 (0.34%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.34%) JSON
9 3 (0.25%) ADO.NET
9 3 (0.25%) Gherkin
9 3 (0.25%) jQuery
9 3 (0.25%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (0.25%) WinForms
10 2 (0.17%) CSS
11 1 (0.085%) COM
11 1 (0.085%) MDX
11 1 (0.085%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 177 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (2.97%) Mobile App
4 19 (1.61%) User Experience
5 17 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 11 (0.93%) Clustering
9 10 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 10 (0.85%) Replication
10 9 (0.76%) CMDB
11 7 (0.59%) Credit Risk
11 7 (0.59%) Fat Client
11 7 (0.59%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.51%) Fintech
12 6 (0.51%) NHS
13 5 (0.42%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (0.42%) PKI
14 4 (0.34%) e-Learning
14 4 (0.34%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 110 (9.34%) Windows
2 49 (4.16%) Windows Server
3 41 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (2.55%) Windows 7
5 27 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.61%) Linux
7 12 (1.02%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.59%) Android
8 7 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.42%) Unix
10 5 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.085%) CentOS
14 1 (0.085%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 179 (15.20%) Business Analysis
4 160 (13.58%) Scrum
5 147 (12.48%) ITIL
6 115 (9.76%) SDLC
7 113 (9.59%) User Stories
8 112 (9.51%) Test Automation
9 98 (8.32%) Waterfall
10 84 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
11 74 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 67 (5.69%) Software Delivery
12 67 (5.69%) Software Testing
13 60 (5.09%) Project Management
13 60 (5.09%) Service Delivery
14 59 (5.01%) Data Analysis
15 58 (4.92%) Change Management
16 55 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 54 (4.58%) Test Scripting
18 52 (4.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 201 (17.06%) SQL
2 44 (3.74%) Java
3 39 (3.31%) T-SQL
4 33 (2.80%) C#
5 27 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 21 (1.78%) VBA
7 15 (1.27%) C
8 14 (1.19%) Python
9 12 (1.02%) C++
10 10 (0.85%) Bash Shell
11 9 (0.76%) Lingo
11 9 (0.76%) R
12 7 (0.59%) VB
13 5 (0.42%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.42%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.25%) PHP
15 2 (0.17%) XPath
16 1 (0.085%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (5.18%) Degree
2 60 (5.09%) ISEB
3 34 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 21 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 14 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.19%) Security Cleared
6 10 (0.85%) CCNA
6 10 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.76%) MCSA
7 9 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.59%) CISSP
9 6 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (0.42%) CRISC
10 5 (0.42%) MCP
11 3 (0.25%) CCNP
11 3 (0.25%) CISA
11 3 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (7.30%) QA
2 36 (3.06%) SLA
3 26 (2.21%) PCI DSS
4 24 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (1.95%) PMO
6 13 (1.10%) GDPR
7 9 (0.76%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.085%) Basel III
10 1 (0.085%) IFRS
10 1 (0.085%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 79 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.02%) XenApp
5 10 (0.85%) XenDesktop
5 10 (0.85%) XenServer
6 5 (0.42%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.25%) Docker
8 2 (0.17%) vSphere
9 1 (0.085%) Firmware
9 1 (0.085%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 22 (1.87%) SCCM
2 14 (1.19%) Nessus
3 11 (0.93%) Backup Exec
3 11 (0.93%) SCOM
4 10 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 10 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
5 9 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.34%) HP ALM
6 4 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.17%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.17%) Aspera SmartTrack
7 2 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.17%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.17%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.17%) Nagios
7 2 (0.17%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.085%) Puppet
8 1 (0.085%) QRadar
8 1 (0.085%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 192 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 51 (4.33%) SAP
3 33 (2.80%) Cisco
4 30 (2.55%) VMware
5 26 (2.21%) Oracle
6 21 (1.78%) HP
6 21 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (1.78%) ServiceNow
7 20 (1.70%) Citrix
8 18 (1.53%) Tableau
9 15 (1.27%) CheckPoint
9 15 (1.27%) Xerox
10 13 (1.10%) Juniper
10 13 (1.10%) Qualys
10 13 (1.10%) Remedy
10 13 (1.10%) Veeam
11 12 (1.02%) Google
12 11 (0.93%) Dell
13 10 (0.85%) CommVault
13 10 (0.85%) webMethods