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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 140 159 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.54% 23.56% 20.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.13% 24.61% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131 142 86
Average salary £33,173 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.57% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,928 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
772 646 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.74% 95.70% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 621 550 420
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,025 £24,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
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 3 July 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 148 (52.67%) Finance
2 73 (25.98%) SQL
3 61 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (19.57%) Business Analysis
5 53 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (18.15%) SDLC
6 51 (18.15%) Windows
7 49 (17.44%) Microsoft
8 47 (16.73%) Degree
9 43 (15.30%) ISEB
10 36 (12.81%) SQL Server
11 33 (11.74%) MS Excel
11 33 (11.74%) Banking
12 32 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (9.96%) Project Management
14 27 (9.61%) Active Directory
15 24 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (8.19%) ITIL
17 22 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (7.47%) PRINCE2
19 20 (7.12%) iSeries
20 18 (6.41%) Oracle
21 17 (6.05%) MS Office
21 17 (6.05%) RPG
21 17 (6.05%) Scrum
21 17 (6.05%) Advertising
21 17 (6.05%) Telecoms
22 16 (5.69%) RPG IV
22 16 (5.69%) User Stories
22 16 (5.69%) Automation Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (4.63%) SAS
2 8 (2.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.49%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.49%) IBM Notes
3 7 (2.49%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.78%) Apache
6 3 (1.07%) IIS
6 3 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.71%) Lync
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.36%) CMS
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 33 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.05%) MS Office
3 10 (3.56%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.49%) MS Project
5 3 (1.07%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.07%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (2.14%) WebTrends
2 5 (1.78%) INSURE/90
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.14%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (0.71%) Office 365
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.27%) Firewall
2 8 (2.85%) HTTP
2 8 (2.85%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.78%) Internet
4 4 (1.42%) DHCP
4 4 (1.42%) LAN
4 4 (1.42%) DNS
4 4 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.07%) VoIP
6 2 (0.71%) WAN
6 2 (0.71%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) VLAN
7 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.81%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.49%) DB2
7 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.78%) Cognos Query Studio
8 5 (1.78%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 5 (1.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 5 (1.78%) Cognos Transformer
8 5 (1.78%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (1.78%) OLAP
8 5 (1.78%) Cognos Powerplay
9 4 (1.42%) MS Access
9 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.07%) Big Data
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (3.56%) Selenium
2 6 (2.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.07%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.07%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.71%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.71%) Subversion
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 148 (52.67%) Finance
2 33 (11.74%) Banking
3 17 (6.05%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.05%) Advertising
4 10 (3.56%) Marketing
5 7 (2.49%) Retail
5 7 (2.49%) Automotive
6 5 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.42%) Back Office
8 3 (1.07%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.71%) Legal
9 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.98%) .NET
2 10 (3.56%) HTML
3 9 (3.20%) Web Services
4 8 (2.85%) XML
4 8 (2.85%) SOAP
5 6 (2.14%) jQuery
6 5 (1.78%) REST
7 4 (1.42%) CSS
7 4 (1.42%) J2EE
7 4 (1.42%) HTML5
8 3 (1.07%) CSS3
8 3 (1.07%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.07%) Mojolicious
8 3 (1.07%) RESTful
8 3 (1.07%) WinForms
8 3 (1.07%) JSON
8 3 (1.07%) Zend Framework
9 2 (0.71%) LAMP
10 1 (0.36%) Middleware
10 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.12%) iSeries
3 13 (4.63%) AS400
4 5 (1.78%) FMCG
4 5 (1.78%) User Experience
5 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.42%) Statistics
6 3 (1.07%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.07%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.07%) Human Factors
6 3 (1.07%) Life Science
6 3 (1.07%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.07%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.71%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.71%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.36%) PMI
8 1 (0.36%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 51 (18.15%) Windows
2 15 (5.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (4.63%) Linux
4 12 (4.27%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.20%) UNIX
7 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.14%) Android
8 5 (1.78%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.07%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.07%) AIX
10 3 (1.07%) Solaris
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.36%) OS/400
12 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (19.57%) Business Analysis
3 51 (18.15%) SDLC
4 32 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (9.96%) Project Management
6 23 (8.19%) ITIL
7 22 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (7.47%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.05%) Scrum
10 16 (5.69%) User Stories
10 16 (5.69%) Automation Testing
11 15 (5.34%) PRINCE
12 14 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (4.63%) Test Scripting
13 13 (4.63%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (4.27%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.27%) UML
15 11 (3.91%) CRM
15 11 (3.91%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (25.98%) SQL
2 17 (6.05%) RPG
3 16 (5.69%) RPG IV
4 13 (4.63%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.20%) Java
6 8 (2.85%) C#
7 5 (1.78%) Perl
7 5 (1.78%) PHP
7 5 (1.78%) RPG/400
8 4 (1.42%) COBOL
8 4 (1.42%) VB
9 3 (1.07%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.07%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.71%) C
10 2 (0.71%) Python
10 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.36%) VBA
11 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (16.73%) Degree
2 43 (15.30%) ISEB
3 11 (3.91%) ISEB Practitioner
4 9 (3.20%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.07%) APMG
6 3 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.71%) CISSP
7 2 (0.71%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.71%) MCSE
7 2 (0.71%) MCSA
7 2 (0.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.71%) MCTS
7 2 (0.71%) MCITP
8 1 (0.36%) CISMP
8 1 (0.36%) IIBA
8 1 (0.36%) CCA
8 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.98%) QA
2 12 (4.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (9.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.71%) XenServer
3 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.71%) WSUS
2 2 (0.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 49 (17.44%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.41%) Oracle
3 11 (3.91%) Cognos
4 8 (2.85%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (2.49%) Lotus
5 7 (2.49%) Casewise
5 7 (2.49%) VMware
6 6 (2.14%) Citrix
7 5 (1.78%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.78%) IBM
8 4 (1.42%) Cisco
9 3 (1.07%) SAP
9 3 (1.07%) Adobe
9 3 (1.07%) Zend
10 2 (0.71%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.71%) Symantec
10 2 (0.71%) McAfee
10 2 (0.71%) BT
11 1 (0.36%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.36%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive Salary & excellent career development
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 23k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Welsh Water
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Welsh Water
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £15k - 18k per year + Shift allowance, bonus, Pension, Health care
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + pension & training
Posted: 24 days ago