The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 163 75 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.49% 19.43% 20.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.33% 21.07% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 142 69 81
Average salary £30,565 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.76% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,783 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
670 356 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.54% 92.23% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 588 298 431
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2 March 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 104 (35.02%) Finance
2 96 (32.32%) SQL
3 74 (24.92%) Degree
4 62 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 54 (18.18%) Windows
6 53 (17.85%) Business Intelligence
7 52 (17.51%) Business Analysis
8 47 (15.82%) Banking
8 47 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
9 42 (14.14%) MS Excel
10 40 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (12.46%) SQL Server
12 34 (11.45%) ISEB
12 34 (11.45%) Telecoms
13 33 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
14 27 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (8.08%) ITIL
16 22 (7.41%) MS Office
16 22 (7.41%) Active Directory
16 22 (7.41%) Waterfall
17 21 (7.07%) MicroStrategy
18 20 (6.73%) Project Management
19 19 (6.40%) SAS
19 19 (6.40%) Unit Testing
20 18 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 18 (6.06%) Mentoring
21 17 (5.72%) PRINCE2
21 17 (5.72%) .NET
21 17 (5.72%) Java

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.40%) SAS
2 11 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.36%) IBM Notes
5 6 (2.02%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.02%) IIS
5 6 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.68%) Apache
7 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.01%) CMS
8 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.67%) Lync
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 42 (14.14%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.41%) MS Office
3 15 (5.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.70%) MS Project
5 8 (2.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.01%) SPSS
6 3 (1.01%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.01%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.01%) EViews
6 3 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) WebTrends
1 4 (1.35%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.35%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Office 365
2 2 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.03%) Firewall
2 8 (2.69%) LAN
3 6 (2.02%) WAN
3 6 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.35%) HTTP
4 4 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.01%) VoIP
6 2 (0.67%) SAN
6 2 (0.67%) Intranet
6 2 (0.67%) Network Security
7 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.46%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.69%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.68%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.68%) Big Data
11 4 (1.35%) MySQL
11 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.35%) OLTP
12 3 (1.01%) MS Access
12 3 (1.01%) DB2
12 3 (1.01%) OLAP
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.01%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (3.03%) Selenium
2 7 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.01%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.67%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.67%) Subversion
6 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.67%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.34%) MSTest
7 1 (0.34%) JIRA
7 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 104 (35.02%) Finance
2 47 (15.82%) Banking
3 34 (11.45%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.70%) Advertising
5 9 (3.03%) Retail
6 6 (2.02%) Automotive
6 6 (2.02%) Marketing
7 4 (1.35%) Billing
8 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Law
8 3 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.72%) .NET
2 12 (4.04%) XML
2 12 (4.04%) HTML
3 10 (3.37%) J2EE
4 8 (2.69%) Struts
4 8 (2.69%) Hibernate
5 7 (2.36%) Web Services
6 5 (1.68%) WinForms
7 4 (1.35%) Spring
7 4 (1.35%) Spring MVC
7 4 (1.35%) LAMP
7 4 (1.35%) CSS
7 4 (1.35%) Servlets
7 4 (1.35%) DOM
7 4 (1.35%) XSLT
7 4 (1.35%) HTML5
7 4 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (1.35%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (1.35%) LINQ
8 3 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.03%) AS400
2 9 (3.03%) iSeries
3 7 (2.36%) User Experience
3 7 (2.36%) Statistics
4 6 (2.02%) Economics
5 5 (1.68%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.68%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.01%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.01%) Human Factors
7 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.01%) Life Science
7 3 (1.01%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.34%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 54 (18.18%) Windows
2 12 (4.04%) Linux
3 11 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 10 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.03%) Windows XP
5 9 (3.03%) UNIX
6 8 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.67%) AIX
8 2 (0.67%) Solaris
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.67%) Android
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.34%) OS/400
9 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (17.85%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (17.51%) Business Analysis
4 40 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (8.08%) ITIL
7 22 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 20 (6.73%) Project Management
9 19 (6.40%) Unit Testing
10 18 (6.06%) Mentoring
11 17 (5.72%) PRINCE2
12 15 (5.05%) Release Management
13 14 (4.71%) CRM
13 14 (4.71%) Automation Testing
14 13 (4.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (4.38%) Manual Testing
15 11 (3.70%) Test Scripting
15 11 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
15 11 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (32.32%) SQL
2 17 (5.72%) Java
3 14 (4.71%) T-SQL
4 9 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.03%) C#
5 8 (2.69%) C++
6 7 (2.36%) RPG
7 6 (2.02%) PHP
7 6 (2.02%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.02%) VBA
7 6 (2.02%) RPG IV
8 5 (1.68%) C
9 3 (1.01%) R
9 3 (1.01%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.67%) Erlang
10 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.67%) COBOL
11 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (24.92%) Degree
2 34 (11.45%) ISEB
3 15 (5.05%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.37%) VCP4
5 4 (1.35%) CISSP
6 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.67%) APMG
7 2 (0.67%) CCENT
7 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.67%) CCA
7 2 (0.67%) MCSE
7 2 (0.67%) MCSA
7 2 (0.67%) CCNA
7 2 (0.67%) MCTS
7 2 (0.67%) MCITP
7 2 (0.67%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.34%) CEH
8 1 (0.34%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.03%) SLA
2 8 (2.69%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) Basel II
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.35%) VMware ESX
2 4 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.67%) vSphere
5 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.67%) WSUS
1 2 (0.67%) SCCM
2 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.34%) Nessus
Vendors
1 54 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.07%) MicroStrategy
3 16 (5.39%) Oracle
4 10 (3.37%) Cognos
5 9 (3.03%) Cisco
6 8 (2.69%) Citrix
7 7 (2.36%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.36%) Lotus
7 7 (2.36%) VMware
8 4 (1.35%) LANDesk
8 4 (1.35%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.35%) NetApp
9 3 (1.01%) IBM
9 3 (1.01%) Adobe
9 3 (1.01%) Casewise
9 3 (1.01%) Zend
10 2 (0.67%) McAfee
10 2 (0.67%) BT
10 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Unique Perks & Training + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £32200 - £39800 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago