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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 145 147 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.11% 21.81% 18.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.64% 22.24% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 137 129 70
Average salary £30,000 £30,565 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% -12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £24,400 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
670 661 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.53% 98.07% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 554 576 336
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 116 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (34.48%) Finance
3 87 (30.00%) SQL
4 56 (19.31%) Windows
5 52 (17.93%) ISEB
6 46 (15.86%) Degree
6 46 (15.86%) Waterfall
7 44 (15.17%) Microsoft
8 41 (14.14%) Test Scripting
9 39 (13.45%) SDLC
9 39 (13.45%) SOAP
10 37 (12.76%) SQL Server
10 37 (12.76%) Selenium
11 36 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (12.41%) Scrum
12 32 (11.03%) QA
13 31 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (10.34%) MS Excel
14 30 (10.34%) Java
15 29 (10.00%) Software Testing
16 26 (8.97%) Advertising
17 24 (8.28%) PRINCE2
18 23 (7.93%) Oracle
18 23 (7.93%) Business Analysis
19 22 (7.59%) Windows 7
20 21 (7.24%) SoapUI
20 21 (7.24%) Windows Server
20 21 (7.24%) MS Office
20 21 (7.24%) Active Directory
21 19 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (3.45%) SAS
2 9 (3.10%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.03%) ColdFusion
5 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.69%) Apache
6 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.69%) IIS
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.34%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.24%) MS Office
3 8 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) EViews
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.34%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) GitHub
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.07%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.72%) Firewall
3 4 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.03%) HTTP
5 2 (0.69%) SAN
5 2 (0.69%) VoIP
6 1 (0.34%) Broadband
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) DNS
6 1 (0.34%) Internet
6 1 (0.34%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.38%) OLAP
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.69%) MySQL
9 2 (0.69%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.69%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.34%) DataStage
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.34%) OLTP
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 37 (12.76%) Selenium
2 21 (7.24%) SoapUI
3 19 (6.55%) Cucumber
4 12 (4.14%) JBehave
5 8 (2.76%) JMeter
6 6 (2.07%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.07%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.72%) HP UFT
7 5 (1.72%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.38%) ClearQuest
8 4 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.03%) JUnit
10 2 (0.69%) NUnit
10 2 (0.69%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.69%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (0.69%) Subversion
10 2 (0.69%) TestComplete
10 2 (0.69%) TestNG
10 2 (0.69%) Toad
10 2 (0.69%) WATIR
General
1 100 (34.48%) Finance
2 26 (8.97%) Advertising
3 16 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.14%) Banking
5 9 (3.10%) Marketing
6 8 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.72%) Electronics
8 4 (1.38%) Legal
9 2 (0.69%) Billing
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Retail
10 1 (0.34%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.45%) SOAP
2 19 (6.55%) REST
3 17 (5.86%) XML
4 15 (5.17%) Web Services
5 10 (3.45%) HTML
6 7 (2.41%) .NET
7 6 (2.07%) Ajax
7 6 (2.07%) CSS
7 6 (2.07%) Hibernate
7 6 (2.07%) J2EE
8 4 (1.38%) Java EE
8 4 (1.38%) JPA
8 4 (1.38%) JSF
8 4 (1.38%) Spring
8 4 (1.38%) Spring Web Flow
9 3 (1.03%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.69%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.69%) jQuery
10 2 (0.69%) LESS
10 2 (0.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.07%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (1.38%) AS400
5 4 (1.38%) iPhone
5 4 (1.38%) iSeries
6 3 (1.03%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.34%) Clustering
8 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.34%) Economics
8 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.34%) Fintech
8 1 (0.34%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.34%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 56 (19.31%) Windows
2 22 (7.59%) Windows 7
3 21 (7.24%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (4.48%) Linux
6 12 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.41%) Unix
7 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.07%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.69%) Android
10 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.34%) AIX
11 1 (0.34%) Solaris
11 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (15.86%) Waterfall
3 41 (14.14%) Test Scripting
4 39 (13.45%) SDLC
5 36 (12.41%) Scrum
6 31 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 24 (8.28%) PRINCE2
9 23 (7.93%) Business Analysis
10 19 (6.55%) Non-Functional Testing
11 18 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (5.86%) Automated Testing
12 17 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (5.86%) Performance Testing
12 17 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (5.86%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.52%) Test Automation
14 15 (5.17%) ITIL
14 15 (5.17%) Web Development
15 14 (4.83%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 87 (30.00%) SQL
2 30 (10.34%) Java
3 13 (4.48%) Ruby
4 9 (3.10%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.38%) RPG
6 4 (1.38%) RPG IV
6 4 (1.38%) RPG/400
7 3 (1.03%) C#
7 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.34%) C
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.34%) Python
8 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (17.93%) ISEB
2 46 (15.86%) Degree
3 17 (5.86%) ISTQB
3 17 (5.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.69%) CBAP
5 2 (0.69%) IIBA
5 2 (0.69%) MCP
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CCENT
6 1 (0.34%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) CISA
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CISM
6 1 (0.34%) CISSP
6 1 (0.34%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.03%) QA
2 13 (4.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (7.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.03%) Snort
4 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.69%) vSphere
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.34%) vCloud
5 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
2 1 (0.34%) ThinApp
2 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.93%) Oracle
3 10 (3.45%) IBM
4 9 (3.10%) VMware
5 8 (2.76%) SAP
6 4 (1.38%) HP
7 3 (1.03%) Cisco
7 3 (1.03%) Informatica
7 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.69%) 3PAR
8 2 (0.69%) Avaya
8 2 (0.69%) Citrix
8 2 (0.69%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.69%) Kaspersky
8 2 (0.69%) Rally
8 2 (0.69%) Remedy
8 2 (0.69%) Symantec
9 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.34%) Tableau
9 1 (0.34%) Verint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum c.£35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £36k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 27 days a/l
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago