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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 156 175 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.93% 26.32% 16.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.28% 27.17% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 143 155 80
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,600 £39,571
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
809 644 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.18% 96.84% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 685 576 466
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 154 (53.85%) Finance
2 95 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (25.52%) SQL
4 62 (21.68%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (21.33%) ISEB
6 60 (20.98%) Degree
7 54 (18.88%) Business Analysis
8 49 (17.13%) SDLC
9 41 (14.34%) Windows
10 39 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 36 (12.59%) Banking
12 32 (11.19%) SQL Server
13 27 (9.44%) PRINCE2
13 27 (9.44%) Project Management
14 26 (9.09%) Scrum
15 25 (8.74%) Test Scripting
16 24 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (7.69%) Telecoms
18 21 (7.34%) Java
18 21 (7.34%) Waterfall
19 20 (6.99%) MS Excel
20 19 (6.64%) MS Visio
20 19 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
20 19 (6.64%) Automation Testing
21 18 (6.29%) .NET
21 18 (6.29%) SOAP
21 18 (6.29%) XML
21 18 (6.29%) Active Directory
21 18 (6.29%) PRINCE
22 17 (5.94%) Web Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (3.50%) SAS
1 10 (3.50%) WebSphere
1 10 (3.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (1.40%) IBM Notes
2 4 (1.40%) Apache
3 3 (1.05%) IIS
4 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 20 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.64%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.20%) MS Office
4 7 (2.45%) MS Project
5 6 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.05%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.70%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.05%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.05%) SaaS
1 3 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.15%) Firewall
2 7 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.10%) HTTP
4 5 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.40%) DHCP
5 4 (1.40%) DNS
5 4 (1.40%) Internet
6 2 (0.70%) VoIP
7 1 (0.35%) LAN
7 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.35%) VLAN
7 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.45%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.10%) DB2
6 6 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.75%) Cognos Powerplay
7 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.75%) Cognos Query Studio
7 5 (1.75%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 5 (1.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 5 (1.75%) Cognos Transformer
8 4 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.05%) OLAP
9 3 (1.05%) MS Access
9 3 (1.05%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (4.55%) Selenium
2 12 (4.20%) SoapUI
3 10 (3.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.75%) ClearQuest
5 4 (1.40%) JMeter
5 4 (1.40%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.05%) JBehave
6 3 (1.05%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.05%) JUnit
6 3 (1.05%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.70%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.70%) TestNG
7 2 (0.70%) NUnit
7 2 (0.70%) WATIR
7 2 (0.70%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.70%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.70%) Capybara
7 2 (0.70%) xUnit.net
General
1 154 (53.85%) Finance
2 36 (12.59%) Banking
3 22 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.94%) Advertising
5 8 (2.80%) Marketing
6 7 (2.45%) Retail
7 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.75%) Automotive
8 4 (1.40%) Back Office
9 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.05%) Legal
9 3 (1.05%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.29%) .NET
1 18 (6.29%) SOAP
1 18 (6.29%) XML
2 17 (5.94%) Web Services
3 11 (3.85%) HTML
4 7 (2.45%) J2EE
4 7 (2.45%) REST
5 6 (2.10%) jQuery
5 6 (2.10%) Mojolicious
5 6 (2.10%) CSS
6 5 (1.75%) JSON
6 5 (1.75%) RESTful
7 4 (1.40%) JPA
7 4 (1.40%) Spring Web Flow
7 4 (1.40%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.40%) Spring
7 4 (1.40%) JSF
7 4 (1.40%) Ajax
7 4 (1.40%) Java EE
8 3 (1.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.68%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.90%) iSeries
3 12 (4.20%) AS400
4 5 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.75%) FMCG
4 5 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.40%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.70%) CMDB
6 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.35%) User Experience
7 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.35%) Statistics
7 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.35%) PMI
7 1 (0.35%) EPoS
7 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.34%) Windows
2 15 (5.24%) Linux
3 11 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (3.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.80%) UNIX
6 7 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.10%) Android
7 6 (2.10%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.40%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.70%) Solaris
10 2 (0.70%) AIX
11 1 (0.35%) HPUX
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (18.88%) Business Analysis
3 49 (17.13%) SDLC
4 27 (9.44%) PRINCE2
4 27 (9.44%) Project Management
5 26 (9.09%) Scrum
6 25 (8.74%) Test Scripting
7 24 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (7.34%) Waterfall
9 19 (6.64%) Automation Testing
9 19 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (6.29%) PRINCE
11 17 (5.94%) UML
11 17 (5.94%) Software Testing
12 15 (5.24%) Systems Analysis
13 14 (4.90%) Use Case
14 12 (4.20%) ITIL
14 12 (4.20%) User Stories
15 11 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 73 (25.52%) SQL
2 21 (7.34%) Java
3 14 (4.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.20%) RPG
4 12 (4.20%) RPG IV
5 9 (3.15%) C#
6 8 (2.80%) Perl
7 5 (1.75%) RPG/400
8 4 (1.40%) VB
9 3 (1.05%) Python
9 3 (1.05%) Ruby
9 3 (1.05%) COBOL
10 2 (0.70%) C
10 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.70%) R
11 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 61 (21.33%) ISEB
2 60 (20.98%) Degree
3 12 (4.20%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.05%) APMG
7 2 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.35%) PMP
8 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.35%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.94%) QA
2 15 (5.24%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (6.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.70%) XenServer
3 2 (0.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.94%) Oracle
3 10 (3.50%) IBM
4 9 (3.15%) VMware
4 9 (3.15%) Casewise
5 7 (2.45%) Cognos
6 4 (1.40%) Citrix
6 4 (1.40%) Lotus
7 3 (1.05%) HP
8 2 (0.70%) SAP
8 2 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.70%) Tableau
8 2 (0.70%) Sage
8 2 (0.70%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco
9 1 (0.35%) Nortel
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £200.00 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £15k - 18k per year + Shift allowance, bonus, Pension, Health care
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 24k per year + pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £20,500 to £25,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30k + An Amazing Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 22 days ago