The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 123 130 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.10% 18.65% 27.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.40% 19.37% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 115 117 169
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,208 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,326
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 671 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.45% 96.27% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 552 551 568
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cardiff region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Cardiff

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 100 (36.10%) Finance
2 89 (32.13%) SQL
3 86 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (18.77%) ISEB
5 45 (16.25%) Degree
6 44 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (14.44%) Test Scripting
8 39 (14.08%) Windows
9 37 (13.36%) Business Analysis
10 35 (12.64%) SOAP
11 34 (12.27%) Microsoft
12 32 (11.55%) MS Excel
12 32 (11.55%) SDLC
13 28 (10.11%) ITIL
13 28 (10.11%) SQL Server
14 27 (9.75%) Oracle
15 25 (9.03%) Selenium
15 25 (9.03%) SoapUI
16 24 (8.66%) Waterfall
16 24 (8.66%) ISTQB
17 23 (8.30%) Scrum
17 23 (8.30%) User Acceptance Testing
18 22 (7.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 22 (7.94%) Advertising
18 22 (7.94%) QA
19 21 (7.58%) Active Directory
19 21 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
20 19 (6.86%) Functional Testing
20 19 (6.86%) MS Office
20 19 (6.86%) Software Testing

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.44%) CMS
2 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (1.44%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.08%) SAS
3 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.72%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.72%) ColdFusion
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.36%) Apache
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) JBoss
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (11.55%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.86%) MS Office
3 11 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) EViews
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.05%) Firewall
2 5 (1.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.44%) Internet
4 3 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.72%) SAN
6 1 (0.36%) HTTP
6 1 (0.36%) LAN
6 1 (0.36%) NAS
6 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.53%) OLAP
8 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.81%) SQLPlus
9 4 (1.44%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.44%) OLTP
9 4 (1.44%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.08%) QlikView
11 2 (0.72%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (0.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 25 (9.03%) Selenium
1 25 (9.03%) SoapUI
2 8 (2.89%) Cucumber
3 6 (2.17%) JBehave
4 5 (1.81%) Subversion
5 4 (1.44%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.08%) ClearQuest
6 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.72%) JIRA
7 2 (0.72%) Toad
8 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 100 (36.10%) Finance
2 22 (7.94%) Advertising
3 12 (4.33%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.53%) Banking
5 7 (2.53%) Electronics
6 5 (1.81%) Legal
7 4 (1.44%) Billing
7 4 (1.44%) Marketing
8 3 (1.08%) Games
8 3 (1.08%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.64%) SOAP
2 17 (6.14%) XML
3 14 (5.05%) Web Services
4 12 (4.33%) REST
5 4 (1.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.44%) HTML
5 4 (1.44%) J2EE
5 4 (1.44%) Struts
6 3 (1.08%) .NET
7 2 (0.72%) Ajax
7 2 (0.72%) jQuery
7 2 (0.72%) Middleware
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.36%) LAMP
8 1 (0.36%) MDX
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (0.36%) XSD
8 1 (0.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.81%) Fintech
4 5 (1.81%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.08%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.72%) iSeries
6 2 (0.72%) Statistics
6 2 (0.72%) User Experience
6 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.36%) Economics
7 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.36%) iPhone
7 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.36%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.08%) Windows
2 15 (5.42%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.05%) Linux
3 14 (5.05%) Windows 7
4 10 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.25%) Unix
6 5 (1.81%) Solaris
6 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.44%) Test Scripting
3 37 (13.36%) Business Analysis
4 32 (11.55%) SDLC
5 28 (10.11%) ITIL
6 24 (8.66%) Waterfall
7 23 (8.30%) Scrum
7 23 (8.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (6.86%) Functional Testing
9 19 (6.86%) Migration
9 19 (6.86%) Software Testing
10 17 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (6.14%) Non-Functional Testing
11 15 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (5.42%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.05%) Incident Management
12 14 (5.05%) Project Management
13 13 (4.69%) PRINCE2
13 13 (4.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 89 (32.13%) SQL
2 15 (5.42%) Java
3 7 (2.53%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.17%) C#
4 6 (2.17%) Ruby
5 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.08%) R
7 2 (0.72%) RPG
7 2 (0.72%) RPG IV
7 2 (0.72%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.36%) C
8 1 (0.36%) C++
8 1 (0.36%) COBOL
8 1 (0.36%) JCL
8 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 52 (18.77%) ISEB
2 45 (16.25%) Degree
3 24 (8.66%) ISTQB
4 22 (7.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.17%) CBAP
5 6 (2.17%) IIBA
6 3 (1.08%) CCNA
6 3 (1.08%) CISA
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.08%) CISM
6 3 (1.08%) CISSP
7 2 (0.72%) CISMP
7 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.94%) QA
2 17 (6.14%) SLA
3 5 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.08%) Snort
4 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.36%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.36%) vCloud
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.08%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.36%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.36%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 34 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.75%) Oracle
3 11 (3.97%) SAP
4 9 (3.25%) VMware
5 6 (2.17%) Cisco
6 5 (1.81%) Citrix
6 5 (1.81%) Remedy
6 5 (1.81%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.44%) Alterian
7 4 (1.44%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.44%) IBM
7 4 (1.44%) Informatica
7 4 (1.44%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.08%) Tableau
9 2 (0.72%) AlienVault
9 2 (0.72%) Avaya
9 2 (0.72%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.72%) Rally
9 2 (0.72%) Splunk
10 1 (0.36%) NetApp
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