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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 139 132 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.86% 17.55% 25.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.20% 18.13% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 125 123 152
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £23,928
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,783
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
688 728 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.29% 96.81% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 600 589 560
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
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 28 June 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 113 (40.21%) Finance
2 87 (30.96%) SQL
3 79 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (17.79%) Degree
5 49 (17.44%) ISEB
6 45 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (13.88%) SDLC
8 37 (13.17%) Microsoft
8 37 (13.17%) Business Analysis
9 36 (12.81%) Test Scripting
10 33 (11.74%) Windows
11 29 (10.32%) MS Excel
11 29 (10.32%) SOAP
11 29 (10.32%) ITIL
12 25 (8.90%) Advertising
13 24 (8.54%) Selenium
14 23 (8.19%) ISTQB
14 23 (8.19%) SQL Server
14 23 (8.19%) Waterfall
15 22 (7.83%) SoapUI
15 22 (7.83%) Oracle
15 22 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (7.83%) QA
16 21 (7.47%) Active Directory
16 21 (7.47%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (6.76%) SLA
19 18 (6.41%) Java
19 18 (6.41%) Project Management
19 18 (6.41%) Scrum

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 (2.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (1.78%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.42%) Apache
3 4 (1.42%) CMS
3 4 (1.42%) SAS
3 4 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (1.42%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.71%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.36%) IIS
6 1 (0.36%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.05%) MS Office
3 15 (5.34%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.07%) SPSS
6 1 (0.36%) EViews
6 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) EQXanite
2 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) Office 365
1 2 (0.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.98%) Firewall
2 4 (1.42%) Internet
2 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.36%) LAN
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.49%) OLAP
6 5 (1.78%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.78%) SQLPlus
7 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.42%) OLTP
7 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.07%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.07%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.07%) QlikView
9 2 (0.71%) Big Data
9 2 (0.71%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 24 (8.54%) Selenium
2 22 (7.83%) SoapUI
3 6 (2.14%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.78%) JBehave
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.42%) Subversion
5 4 (1.42%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.07%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.71%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.71%) JIRA
7 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.36%) JMeter
8 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 113 (40.21%) Finance
2 25 (8.90%) Advertising
3 11 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.49%) Banking
5 5 (1.78%) Legal
5 5 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.42%) Billing
6 4 (1.42%) Electronics
7 3 (1.07%) Games
7 3 (1.07%) Law
7 3 (1.07%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.32%) SOAP
2 15 (5.34%) XML
3 13 (4.63%) Web Services
4 10 (3.56%) REST
5 4 (1.42%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.42%) HTML
5 4 (1.42%) J2EE
5 4 (1.42%) Struts
6 3 (1.07%) .NET
7 2 (0.71%) Middleware
8 1 (0.36%) Ajax
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.36%) jQuery
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 45 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.85%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.78%) Fintech
4 5 (1.78%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (1.42%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.07%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.07%) User Experience
6 3 (1.07%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.71%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (0.71%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.71%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.36%) Economics
8 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.36%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.74%) Windows
2 13 (4.63%) Linux
3 12 (4.27%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.91%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.20%) Unix
5 9 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.78%) Solaris
7 5 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Android
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (13.88%) SDLC
3 37 (13.17%) Business Analysis
4 36 (12.81%) Test Scripting
5 29 (10.32%) ITIL
6 23 (8.19%) Waterfall
7 22 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (7.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (6.41%) Functional Testing
10 18 (6.41%) Project Management
10 18 (6.41%) Scrum
11 17 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (6.05%) Migration
11 17 (6.05%) Non-Functional Testing
12 15 (5.34%) Software Testing
13 14 (4.98%) Use Case
14 12 (4.27%) Incident Management
14 12 (4.27%) Software Delivery
14 12 (4.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 87 (30.96%) SQL
2 18 (6.41%) Java
3 7 (2.49%) C#
4 6 (2.14%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.78%) Ruby
5 5 (1.78%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.07%) R
7 2 (0.71%) C++
7 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.36%) C
8 1 (0.36%) COBOL
8 1 (0.36%) JCL
8 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (17.79%) Degree
2 49 (17.44%) ISEB
3 23 (8.19%) ISTQB
4 17 (6.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.20%) IIBA
6 8 (2.85%) CBAP
7 3 (1.07%) CCNA
7 3 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.71%) CISA
8 2 (0.71%) CISM
8 2 (0.71%) CISMP
8 2 (0.71%) CISSP
8 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) MCP
9 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PMP
9 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.83%) QA
2 19 (6.76%) SLA
3 4 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (7.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) Snort
2 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.36%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.07%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.71%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.36%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 37 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.83%) Oracle
3 7 (2.49%) VMware
4 6 (2.14%) SAP
5 5 (1.78%) Cisco
5 5 (1.78%) Remedy
5 5 (1.78%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.42%) Alterian
6 4 (1.42%) Citrix
6 4 (1.42%) Guidewire
6 4 (1.42%) IBM
6 4 (1.42%) Informatica
6 4 (1.42%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.07%) Tableau
8 2 (0.71%) AlienVault
8 2 (0.71%) Avaya
8 2 (0.71%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.71%) Splunk
9 1 (0.36%) Apple
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
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