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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 146 108 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.40% 18.46% 21.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.01% 19.08% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 122 95 70
Average salary £31,033 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.48% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £21,700 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £38,670 £40,000
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
608 566 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.44% 96.75% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 536 477 325
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 23 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 102 (31.00%) Finance
2 87 (26.44%) SQL
3 73 (22.19%) Microsoft
4 65 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (19.45%) Degree
6 52 (15.81%) ISEB
7 51 (15.50%) Banking
8 50 (15.20%) Windows
9 45 (13.68%) Telecoms
10 41 (12.46%) Business Analysis
10 41 (12.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 40 (12.16%) Test Scripting
11 40 (12.16%) Unit Testing
12 39 (11.85%) MS Excel
13 38 (11.55%) SQL Server
13 38 (11.55%) Java
13 38 (11.55%) XML
14 35 (10.64%) Web Services
15 34 (10.33%) Mentoring
16 29 (8.81%) ITIL
17 28 (8.51%) Hibernate
17 28 (8.51%) Scrum
17 28 (8.51%) J2EE
18 26 (7.90%) IBM
18 26 (7.90%) Automated Testing
19 25 (7.60%) ISTQB
20 24 (7.29%) HTML
20 24 (7.29%) PRINCE2
20 24 (7.29%) JIRA
21 23 (6.99%) Test Strategy

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (3.04%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (3.04%) Tomcat
1 10 (3.04%) WebSphere
2 8 (2.43%) FileNet
2 8 (2.43%) LiveCycle
2 8 (2.43%) Confluence
3 7 (2.13%) SAS
4 5 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.22%) IIS
5 4 (1.22%) CMS
6 3 (0.91%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.61%) Lync
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.17%) MS Office
3 10 (3.04%) MS Project
4 7 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.61%) SPSS
6 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.82%) INSURE/90
2 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) GitHub
2 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.69%) Firewall
2 21 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.43%) Network Security
4 8 (2.43%) DNS
5 7 (2.13%) LAN
6 6 (1.82%) VoIP
6 6 (1.82%) WAN
6 6 (1.82%) SAN
7 5 (1.52%) Internet
7 5 (1.52%) DHCP
7 5 (1.52%) Wireless
8 4 (1.22%) VLAN
8 4 (1.22%) NAS
9 2 (0.61%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.61%) HTTP
9 2 (0.61%) SSL
10 1 (0.30%) Softswitch
10 1 (0.30%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.30%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.04%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.82%) DB2
9 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (7.29%) JIRA
2 15 (4.56%) Jenkins
3 13 (3.95%) Maven
4 11 (3.34%) Subversion
5 10 (3.04%) Selenium
5 10 (3.04%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.04%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.04%) Hudson
6 8 (2.43%) ClearQuest
7 6 (1.82%) JUnit
7 6 (1.82%) SoapUI
7 6 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
7 6 (1.82%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.52%) Ant
8 5 (1.52%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.22%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.22%) JMeter
10 3 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.61%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.61%) JBehave
General
1 102 (31.00%) Finance
2 51 (15.50%) Banking
3 45 (13.68%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.26%) Advertising
5 10 (3.04%) Billing
6 6 (1.82%) Marketing
7 5 (1.52%) Welsh Language
8 2 (0.61%) Retail
8 2 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.55%) XML
2 35 (10.64%) Web Services
3 28 (8.51%) J2EE
3 28 (8.51%) Hibernate
4 24 (7.29%) HTML
5 18 (5.47%) Spring
6 12 (3.65%) JSF
7 10 (3.04%) CSS
7 10 (3.04%) SOAP
7 10 (3.04%) Struts
8 8 (2.43%) XSLT
8 8 (2.43%) WPF
8 8 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (2.13%) .NET
10 6 (1.82%) JSP
11 4 (1.22%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (1.22%) Java EE
11 4 (1.22%) JSON
11 4 (1.22%) Ajax
11 4 (1.22%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.74%) User Experience
2 9 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.74%) Open Source
3 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.52%) Credit Risk
4 3 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.61%) AS400
5 2 (0.61%) Statistics
5 2 (0.61%) iPhone
6 1 (0.30%) SCADA
6 1 (0.30%) EPoS
6 1 (0.30%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.30%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.30%) DTV
6 1 (0.30%) CMDB
6 1 (0.30%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.20%) Windows
2 19 (5.78%) Linux
3 13 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.34%) Windows XP
5 10 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.43%) UNIX
8 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (12.46%) Business Analysis
2 41 (12.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 40 (12.16%) Unit Testing
3 40 (12.16%) Test Scripting
4 34 (10.33%) Mentoring
5 29 (8.81%) ITIL
6 28 (8.51%) Scrum
7 26 (7.90%) Automated Testing
8 24 (7.29%) PRINCE2
9 23 (6.99%) Test Strategy
10 19 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (5.47%) Migration
11 18 (5.47%) Waterfall
12 17 (5.17%) TDD
12 17 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
12 17 (5.17%) Data Migration
13 16 (4.86%) System Testing
13 16 (4.86%) User Stories
14 15 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 87 (26.44%) SQL
2 38 (11.55%) Java
3 14 (4.26%) Groovy
4 12 (3.65%) RPG
4 12 (3.65%) RPG IV
5 10 (3.04%) Scala
6 8 (2.43%) Clojure
6 8 (2.43%) C#
6 8 (2.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.82%) Perl
7 6 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.82%) RPG/400
8 4 (1.22%) Python
9 2 (0.61%) XQuery
9 2 (0.61%) XPath
10 1 (0.30%) Erlang
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.30%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (19.45%) Degree
2 52 (15.81%) ISEB
3 25 (7.60%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.22%) MCSE
5 4 (1.22%) CCNA
5 4 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.91%) MCP
6 3 (0.91%) CISSP
6 3 (0.91%) PMP
6 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.61%) CEH
7 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.61%) CCENT
8 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.17%) QA
2 10 (3.04%) SLA
3 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.91%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (6.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.26%) VirtualBox
3 12 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.52%) ISA Server
5 4 (1.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) NetBackup
1 3 (0.91%) SCDPM
2 2 (0.61%) Nessus
2 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 73 (22.19%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.90%) IBM
3 21 (6.38%) VMware
4 16 (4.86%) Cisco
5 14 (4.26%) T-Plan
6 10 (3.04%) Guidewire
6 10 (3.04%) Oracle
7 8 (2.43%) Adobe
7 8 (2.43%) Citrix
7 8 (2.43%) Twitter
8 5 (1.52%) HP
8 5 (1.52%) NetApp
9 4 (1.22%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.91%) SAP
10 3 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.91%) Veeam
11 2 (0.61%) IPFX
12 1 (0.30%) Sonus
12 1 (0.30%) Facebook
12 1 (0.30%) iRise
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Salary: £24k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and bonus
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ITF Solutions
Salary: £28500 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
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