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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 159 164 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.73% 23.98% 17.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.30% 25.04% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 148 143 79
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,942 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
824 655 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.06% 95.76% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 679 579 433
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 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 162 (54.92%) Finance
2 81 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (24.07%) SQL
4 67 (22.71%) Degree
5 60 (20.34%) ISEB
6 55 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (17.97%) Business Analysis
8 52 (17.63%) SDLC
9 45 (15.25%) Microsoft
10 44 (14.92%) Banking
11 43 (14.58%) Windows
12 36 (12.20%) SQL Server
13 30 (10.17%) Project Management
14 28 (9.49%) Telecoms
15 27 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (9.15%) MS Excel
16 25 (8.47%) Test Scripting
17 23 (7.80%) Active Directory
18 22 (7.46%) PRINCE2
18 22 (7.46%) Scrum
18 22 (7.46%) Automation Testing
19 19 (6.44%) iSeries
19 19 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 19 (6.44%) JavaScript
20 18 (6.10%) .NET
20 18 (6.10%) Oracle
20 18 (6.10%) XML
21 17 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
21 17 (5.76%) ITIL
21 17 (5.76%) MS Office

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 11 (3.73%) Tomcat
1 11 (3.73%) WebSphere
2 9 (3.05%) SAS
3 6 (2.03%) IBM Notes
4 5 (1.69%) Apache
5 4 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.02%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.68%) Lync
8 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.34%) CMS
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 27 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.76%) MS Office
3 16 (5.42%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.05%) MS Project
5 8 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.02%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.02%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) WebTrends
2 5 (1.69%) INSURE/90
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.34%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.03%) Google Analytics
1 6 (2.03%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.02%) SaaS
3 2 (0.68%) Office 365
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.73%) Firewall
2 8 (2.71%) HTTP
3 7 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.69%) Internet
4 5 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.36%) DHCP
5 4 (1.36%) DNS
5 4 (1.36%) LAN
5 4 (1.36%) VoIP
6 2 (0.68%) WAN
7 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.34%) VLAN
7 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.37%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.37%) DB2
6 5 (1.69%) OLAP
6 5 (1.69%) Cognos Powerplay
6 5 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.69%) Cognos Query Studio
6 5 (1.69%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 5 (1.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 5 (1.69%) Cognos Transformer
6 5 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.02%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (3.39%) SoapUI
2 8 (2.71%) Selenium
3 7 (2.37%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.03%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.69%) ClearQuest
6 4 (1.36%) JMeter
6 4 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.36%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.68%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.34%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.34%) Toad
9 1 (0.34%) JBehave
General
1 162 (54.92%) Finance
2 44 (14.92%) Banking
3 28 (9.49%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.42%) Advertising
5 10 (3.39%) Marketing
6 7 (2.37%) Retail
7 5 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.69%) Automotive
8 4 (1.36%) Back Office
9 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.02%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.02%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.10%) .NET
1 18 (6.10%) XML
2 17 (5.76%) SOAP
2 17 (5.76%) Web Services
3 15 (5.08%) HTML
4 9 (3.05%) CSS
5 8 (2.71%) J2EE
5 8 (2.71%) jQuery
6 6 (2.03%) REST
6 6 (2.03%) Mojolicious
7 5 (1.69%) RESTful
7 5 (1.69%) JSON
8 4 (1.36%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.36%) Spring
8 4 (1.36%) JSF
8 4 (1.36%) Ajax
8 4 (1.36%) Java EE
8 4 (1.36%) HTML5
8 4 (1.36%) JPA
8 4 (1.36%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 55 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.44%) iSeries
3 16 (5.42%) AS400
4 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.69%) FMCG
4 5 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.36%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.02%) Life Science
6 3 (1.02%) Human Factors
6 3 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.02%) User Experience
7 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.68%) CMDB
7 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.68%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.34%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.58%) Windows
2 14 (4.75%) Linux
3 11 (3.73%) UNIX
4 9 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.71%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.03%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.03%) Android
8 4 (1.36%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.36%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.02%) AIX
10 2 (0.68%) Solaris
11 1 (0.34%) HPUX
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.34%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (17.97%) Business Analysis
3 52 (17.63%) SDLC
4 30 (10.17%) Project Management
5 27 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (8.47%) Test Scripting
7 22 (7.46%) PRINCE2
7 22 (7.46%) Scrum
7 22 (7.46%) Automation Testing
8 17 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (5.76%) ITIL
9 16 (5.42%) UML
10 15 (5.08%) PRINCE
10 15 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (4.75%) Software Testing
11 14 (4.75%) Systems Analysis
12 13 (4.41%) Validation
13 12 (4.07%) User Stories
13 12 (4.07%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 71 (24.07%) SQL
2 19 (6.44%) JavaScript
3 16 (5.42%) Java
3 16 (5.42%) RPG
4 15 (5.08%) RPG IV
5 10 (3.39%) C#
6 8 (2.71%) Perl
7 5 (1.69%) PHP
7 5 (1.69%) RPG/400
8 4 (1.36%) VB
8 4 (1.36%) COBOL
9 3 (1.02%) C
9 3 (1.02%) Python
9 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.68%) R
11 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.34%) Ruby
11 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (22.71%) Degree
2 60 (20.34%) ISEB
3 14 (4.75%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.73%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.02%) APMG
8 2 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.68%) CISSP
8 2 (0.68%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (0.68%) MCSE
8 2 (0.68%) MCSA
8 2 (0.68%) MCTS
8 2 (0.68%) MCITP
8 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.34%) IIBA
9 1 (0.34%) CISMP
9 1 (0.34%) CCA
9 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.08%) QA
2 13 (4.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) XenServer
3 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.68%) WSUS
2 2 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 45 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.10%) Oracle
3 9 (3.05%) Casewise
4 8 (2.71%) IBM
4 8 (2.71%) Cognos
5 7 (2.37%) Citrix
5 7 (2.37%) VMware
6 6 (2.03%) Lotus
7 4 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.02%) Cisco
8 3 (1.02%) Adobe
8 3 (1.02%) Zend
9 2 (0.68%) Tableau
9 2 (0.68%) SAP
9 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.68%) Symantec
9 2 (0.68%) McAfee
9 2 (0.68%) BT
9 2 (0.68%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.34%) Veritas
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Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £120 - £140 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: excellent
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Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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Rullion IT Plus
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CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + benefits
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CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + annual bonus, health cover
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CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
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