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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 130 193 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.65% 27.77% 24.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.46% 28.51% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 117 169 112
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,208 £25,000 £27,525
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,326 £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
668 677 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.84% 97.41% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 548 561 481
Average salary £37,500 £35,891 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.48% +2.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 136 (47.22%) Finance
2 89 (30.90%) SQL
3 64 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (22.22%) Degree
4 58 (20.14%) Business Analysis
5 56 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
6 54 (18.75%) Banking
7 53 (18.40%) SDLC
8 50 (17.36%) Microsoft
9 45 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 43 (14.93%) Windows
11 39 (13.54%) MS Excel
11 39 (13.54%) ISEB
12 38 (13.19%) SQL Server
13 37 (12.85%) Telecoms
14 30 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (7.64%) Project Management
17 21 (7.29%) Oracle
17 21 (7.29%) ITIL
18 20 (6.94%) Unit Testing
18 20 (6.94%) iSeries
19 19 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (6.60%) Automation Testing
19 19 (6.60%) PRINCE2
20 18 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (6.25%) MS Office
20 18 (6.25%) Active Directory
20 18 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
20 18 (6.25%) SAS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (6.25%) SAS
2 8 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.39%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.04%) IIS
6 2 (0.69%) Apache
6 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.69%) Lync
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 39 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.25%) MS Office
3 16 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.43%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.08%) MS Project
6 3 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.04%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.04%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.35%) EViews
7 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) WebTrends
2 5 (1.74%) INSURE/90
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.04%) SaaS
3 2 (0.69%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.17%) Firewall
2 7 (2.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.08%) HTTP
4 5 (1.74%) Internet
5 4 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.04%) LAN
6 3 (1.04%) VoIP
7 2 (0.69%) WAN
7 2 (0.69%) SAN
8 1 (0.35%) VLAN
8 1 (0.35%) DHCP
8 1 (0.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.78%) DB2
8 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.08%) OLAP
9 6 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (1.74%) Big Data
10 5 (1.74%) Cognos Query Studio
10 5 (1.74%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 5 (1.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 5 (1.74%) Cognos Transformer
10 5 (1.74%) Cognos Powerplay
10 5 (1.74%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.39%) OLTP
11 4 (1.39%) MS Access
11 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Selenium
2 5 (1.74%) Cucumber
2 5 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.69%) Subversion
4 2 (0.69%) Toad
4 2 (0.69%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 136 (47.22%) Finance
2 54 (18.75%) Banking
3 37 (12.85%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.82%) Retail
5 10 (3.47%) Marketing
6 8 (2.78%) Advertising
6 8 (2.78%) Automotive
7 5 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.39%) Billing
8 4 (1.39%) Back Office
9 3 (1.04%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.69%) Legal
10 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) German Language
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.86%) HTML
2 12 (4.17%) .NET
2 12 (4.17%) J2EE
2 12 (4.17%) Web Services
3 11 (3.82%) XML
4 7 (2.43%) Struts
4 7 (2.43%) Hibernate
5 6 (2.08%) jQuery
6 4 (1.39%) SOAP
6 4 (1.39%) CSS
6 4 (1.39%) LINQ
6 4 (1.39%) REST
6 4 (1.39%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.39%) LINQ to SQL
6 4 (1.39%) HTML5
7 3 (1.04%) RESTful
7 3 (1.04%) JSON
7 3 (1.04%) Zend Framework
7 3 (1.04%) Spring MVC
7 3 (1.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.94%) iSeries
3 14 (4.86%) AS400
4 7 (2.43%) Statistics
5 5 (1.74%) FMCG
5 5 (1.74%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.74%) User Experience
6 4 (1.39%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (1.39%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.04%) Human Factors
7 3 (1.04%) Life Science
7 3 (1.04%) Economics
8 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.35%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.93%) Windows
2 12 (4.17%) Linux
3 11 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (3.47%) UNIX
5 8 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.39%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.39%) Android
7 4 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.04%) AIX
8 3 (1.04%) Solaris
9 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.35%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (20.14%) Business Analysis
3 56 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (18.40%) SDLC
5 29 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (7.64%) Project Management
7 21 (7.29%) ITIL
8 20 (6.94%) Unit Testing
9 19 (6.60%) Automation Testing
9 19 (6.60%) PRINCE2
10 18 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (5.56%) CRM
11 16 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (5.21%) Release Management
13 14 (4.86%) UML
13 14 (4.86%) Validation
14 13 (4.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (4.51%) User Stories
14 13 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (30.90%) SQL
2 17 (5.90%) RPG
3 16 (5.56%) RPG IV
4 14 (4.86%) Java
5 11 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.74%) RPG/400
7 5 (1.74%) Perl
7 5 (1.74%) PHP
7 5 (1.74%) C#
8 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.04%) C
9 3 (1.04%) COBOL
9 3 (1.04%) VB
9 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.35%) R
10 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.35%) VBA
10 1 (0.35%) C++
10 1 (0.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (22.22%) Degree
2 39 (13.54%) ISEB
3 12 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.69%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.69%) CCA
7 2 (0.69%) CISSP
7 2 (0.69%) MCSE
7 2 (0.69%) MCSA
7 2 (0.69%) APMG
7 2 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.69%) MCITP
7 2 (0.69%) MCTS
7 2 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.35%) IIBA
8 1 (0.35%) CCENT
8 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.86%) QA
2 7 (2.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) Basel II
System Software
1 18 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) XenServer
3 2 (0.69%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.69%) WSUS
1 2 (0.69%) SCCM
2 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 50 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.29%) Oracle
3 18 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
4 15 (5.21%) Cognos
5 6 (2.08%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.74%) Casewise
6 5 (1.74%) Cisco
6 5 (1.74%) IBM
6 5 (1.74%) Citrix
7 4 (1.39%) VMware
7 4 (1.39%) Lotus
7 4 (1.39%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.04%) Zend
8 3 (1.04%) SAP
8 3 (1.04%) Adobe
9 2 (0.69%) BT
9 2 (0.69%) McAfee
9 2 (0.69%) Symantec
9 2 (0.69%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.35%) Verint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits!!
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Companies House
Salary: £24,594.00 - £29,115.00 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Competitive Salary & excellent career development
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: up to £30,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: 26 days ago