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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 11 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 85 155 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.38% 21.03% 23.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.60% 21.56% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 82 144 139
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,018 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%

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
512 719 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.65% 97.56% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 471 587 592
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 89 (37.87%) Finance
2 80 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (22.13%) SQL
4 51 (21.70%) Degree
5 37 (15.74%) Selenium
6 32 (13.62%) Project Management
6 32 (13.62%) Business Analysis
7 31 (13.19%) .NET
7 31 (13.19%) ISEB
8 29 (12.34%) ITIL
8 29 (12.34%) Scrum
9 27 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (10.21%) Windows
10 24 (10.21%) Web Services
10 24 (10.21%) Manual Testing
10 24 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (9.36%) SDLC
11 22 (9.36%) Automation Testing
11 22 (9.36%) Waterfall
11 22 (9.36%) Feasibility Study
12 21 (8.94%) Test Scripting
12 21 (8.94%) SQL Server
13 20 (8.51%) Banking
14 19 (8.09%) Advertising
14 19 (8.09%) Test Automation
15 18 (7.66%) Telecoms
16 16 (6.81%) ISTQB
16 16 (6.81%) Regression Testing
16 16 (6.81%) Unit Testing
16 16 (6.81%) User Acceptance 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 5 (2.13%) SAS
2 4 (1.70%) ColdFusion
2 4 (1.70%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.70%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.28%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.85%) nginx
4 2 (0.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.13%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.85%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.70%) Office 365
3 3 (1.28%) IaaS
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.43%) GitHub
5 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.43%) PaaS
5 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.98%) Firewall
2 3 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.85%) Internet
3 2 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.43%) Broadband
4 1 (0.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.43%) LAN
4 1 (0.43%) Network Security
4 1 (0.43%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.28%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.28%) QlikView
6 3 (1.28%) SAS EBI
6 3 (1.28%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.85%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.43%) Big Data
8 1 (0.43%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.43%) Power BI
8 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (15.74%) Selenium
2 10 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.40%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.13%) JMeter
5 5 (2.13%) Toad
6 4 (1.70%) Subversion
6 4 (1.70%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.28%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.85%) MSTest
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.43%) CircleCI
General
1 89 (37.87%) Finance
2 20 (8.51%) Banking
3 19 (8.09%) Advertising
4 18 (7.66%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.98%) Games
6 6 (2.55%) French Language
6 6 (2.55%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.70%) Legal
8 3 (1.28%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.28%) German Language
9 2 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.85%) Retail
9 2 (0.85%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.19%) .NET
2 24 (10.21%) Web Services
3 8 (3.40%) .NET Framework
3 8 (3.40%) Ajax
3 8 (3.40%) HTML
3 8 (3.40%) SOAP
4 6 (2.55%) CSS
4 6 (2.55%) XML
5 5 (2.13%) jQuery
6 4 (1.70%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (1.70%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.70%) J2EE
6 4 (1.70%) Java EE
6 4 (1.70%) JPA
6 4 (1.70%) JSF
6 4 (1.70%) Spring
6 4 (1.70%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (1.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.98%) Fintech
3 6 (2.55%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.70%) iSeries
4 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.43%) Handset
7 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.21%) Windows
2 9 (3.83%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.13%) Linux
4 4 (1.70%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.28%) Android
5 3 (1.28%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.62%) Business Analysis
2 32 (13.62%) Project Management
3 29 (12.34%) ITIL
3 29 (12.34%) Scrum
4 27 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (10.21%) Manual Testing
6 22 (9.36%) Automation Testing
6 22 (9.36%) Feasibility Study
6 22 (9.36%) SDLC
6 22 (9.36%) Waterfall
7 21 (8.94%) Test Scripting
8 19 (8.09%) Test Automation
9 16 (6.81%) Mentoring
9 16 (6.81%) Regression Testing
9 16 (6.81%) Unit Testing
9 16 (6.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (5.96%) Use Case
11 13 (5.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (22.13%) SQL
2 15 (6.38%) C#
2 15 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.11%) Java
4 5 (2.13%) Python
5 4 (1.70%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.70%) RPG
5 4 (1.70%) RPG IV
5 4 (1.70%) RPG/400
6 3 (1.28%) R
7 2 (0.85%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.85%) C++
7 2 (0.85%) PHP
7 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.85%) SOQL
7 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.85%) VBA
8 1 (0.43%) Scala
8 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (21.70%) Degree
2 31 (13.19%) ISEB
3 16 (6.81%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.83%) CBAP
4 9 (3.83%) IIBA
5 5 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.70%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.28%) CCNA
7 3 (1.28%) CISSP
8 1 (0.43%) APMP
8 1 (0.43%) CISA
8 1 (0.43%) CISM
8 1 (0.43%) HND
8 1 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.96%) QA
2 12 (5.11%) SLA
3 4 (1.70%) PMO
4 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.43%) P3O
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (5.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (3.40%) VMware
3 7 (2.98%) Oracle
4 6 (2.55%) Cisco
4 6 (2.55%) Tableau
5 5 (2.13%) SAP
6 4 (1.70%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (1.70%) IBM
6 4 (1.70%) TOWER Software
7 2 (0.85%) Apple
7 2 (0.85%) Avaya
7 2 (0.85%) Citrix
7 2 (0.85%) Cognos
7 2 (0.85%) Dell
7 2 (0.85%) Google
7 2 (0.85%) iManage
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.43%) Remedy
8 1 (0.43%) Unisys
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago