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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 129 163 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.77% 19.38% 27.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.12% 19.71% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 116 151 160
Median salary £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,625 £39,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
712 827 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.07% 98.34% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 630 700 584
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £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 25 August 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 109 (43.78%) Finance
2 67 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (26.10%) SQL
4 45 (18.07%) SDLC
5 43 (17.27%) Degree
6 41 (16.47%) Microsoft
7 35 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (13.25%) ITIL
9 31 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (12.45%) Business Analysis
10 29 (11.65%) MS Excel
11 28 (11.24%) ISEB
12 27 (10.84%) Windows
13 21 (8.43%) Selenium
13 21 (8.43%) MS Office
13 21 (8.43%) Waterfall
14 20 (8.03%) Project Management
15 19 (7.63%) Active Directory
16 17 (6.83%) SLA
16 17 (6.83%) Java
16 17 (6.83%) SQL Server
17 16 (6.43%) MS Visio
17 16 (6.43%) SoapUI
18 15 (6.02%) Advertising
18 15 (6.02%) QA
18 15 (6.02%) Scrum
19 14 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
19 14 (5.62%) Test Scripting
19 14 (5.62%) ISTQB
19 14 (5.62%) Windows 7

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 (2.41%) SAS
2 4 (1.61%) CMS
2 4 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (1.61%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.20%) Apache
3 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.43%) MS Office
3 16 (6.43%) MS Visio
4 11 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.40%) EQXanite
2 1 (0.40%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.80%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.42%) Firewall
2 4 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) LAN
3 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.01%) Apache Hive
4 5 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.01%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.01%) SQLPlus
5 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.20%) Big Data
6 3 (1.20%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.20%) OLAP
6 3 (1.20%) OLTP
6 3 (1.20%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.80%) QlikView
7 2 (0.80%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 21 (8.43%) Selenium
2 16 (6.43%) SoapUI
3 4 (1.61%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.61%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.20%) JBehave
4 3 (1.20%) JMeter
4 3 (1.20%) Ranorex
4 3 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.80%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.80%) JIRA
5 2 (0.80%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (0.80%) Subversion
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 109 (43.78%) Finance
2 15 (6.02%) Advertising
3 10 (4.02%) Banking
4 8 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.01%) Legal
5 5 (2.01%) Retail
6 4 (1.61%) Billing
7 3 (1.20%) Games
7 3 (1.20%) Law
7 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Back Office
8 2 (0.80%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.22%) SOAP
1 13 (5.22%) XML
2 8 (3.21%) Web Services
3 5 (2.01%) .NET
4 4 (1.61%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.61%) HTML
4 4 (1.61%) J2EE
4 4 (1.61%) Struts
5 3 (1.20%) REST
6 2 (0.80%) Middleware
7 1 (0.40%) Ajax
7 1 (0.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.61%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.21%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.81%) Fintech
5 5 (2.01%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.20%) User Experience
6 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.80%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.80%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.80%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.40%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.84%) Windows
2 14 (5.62%) Windows 7
3 9 (3.61%) Linux
4 8 (3.21%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.81%) Unix
5 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.01%) Solaris
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.80%) Android
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (18.07%) SDLC
3 33 (13.25%) ITIL
4 31 (12.45%) Business Analysis
4 31 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (8.43%) Waterfall
6 20 (8.03%) Project Management
7 15 (6.02%) Scrum
8 14 (5.62%) Test Scripting
8 14 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (5.22%) Incident Management
9 13 (5.22%) Use Case
10 12 (4.82%) Service Management
10 12 (4.82%) Software Testing
11 11 (4.42%) Functional Testing
12 10 (4.02%) Test Automation
13 9 (3.61%) Non-Functional Testing
13 9 (3.61%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (26.10%) SQL
2 17 (6.83%) Java
3 9 (3.61%) C#
4 6 (2.41%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.20%) Ruby
6 3 (1.20%) Scala
7 2 (0.80%) R
8 1 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.40%) C++
8 1 (0.40%) COBOL
8 1 (0.40%) JCL
8 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (17.27%) Degree
2 28 (11.24%) ISEB
3 14 (5.62%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.21%) IIBA
5 7 (2.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.41%) CBAP
7 4 (1.61%) CCNA
7 4 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.80%) CISA
9 2 (0.80%) CISM
9 2 (0.80%) CISMP
9 2 (0.80%) CISSP
9 2 (0.80%) MCP
10 1 (0.40%) CCENT
10 1 (0.40%) CEH
10 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.40%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.83%) SLA
2 15 (6.02%) QA
3 5 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) SCCM
2 3 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.40%) Nessus
3 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.40%) Nmap
3 1 (0.40%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 41 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.22%) Oracle
3 6 (2.41%) Remedy
3 6 (2.41%) SAP
3 6 (2.41%) VMware
4 5 (2.01%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.61%) Alterian
5 4 (1.61%) Cisco
5 4 (1.61%) Guidewire
5 4 (1.61%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.20%) Citrix
7 2 (0.80%) AlienVault
7 2 (0.80%) Kaspersky
7 2 (0.80%) LogRhythm
7 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.80%) Splunk
7 2 (0.80%) Tableau
8 1 (0.40%) Avaya
8 1 (0.40%) Rally
8 1 (0.40%) RedGate
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