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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 146 110 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.09% 18.87% 21.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.62% 19.54% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119 96 78
Average salary £31,635 £30,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -5.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £21,750 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,641 £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
593 563 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.85% 96.57% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 516 481 351
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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 1 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 101 (31.86%) Finance
2 75 (23.66%) SQL
3 71 (22.40%) Microsoft
4 62 (19.56%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (16.72%) Degree
6 51 (16.09%) Windows
7 49 (15.46%) ISEB
8 44 (13.88%) Business Analysis
9 42 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 40 (12.62%) Banking
11 37 (11.67%) MS Excel
11 37 (11.67%) Test Scripting
12 35 (11.04%) SQL Server
13 32 (10.09%) Telecoms
14 31 (9.78%) Mentoring
15 30 (9.46%) Java
16 29 (9.15%) ITIL
17 28 (8.83%) XML
18 26 (8.20%) Web Services
18 26 (8.20%) Unit Testing
19 25 (7.89%) PRINCE2
19 25 (7.89%) Scrum
20 23 (7.26%) Firewall
21 22 (6.94%) Automated Testing
22 21 (6.62%) ISTQB
22 21 (6.62%) VMware
22 21 (6.62%) IBM
22 21 (6.62%) TCP/IP
22 21 (6.62%) JIRA
23 20 (6.31%) Test Strategy

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (2.21%) Tomcat
1 7 (2.21%) SAS
1 7 (2.21%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.89%) Confluence
2 6 (1.89%) LiveCycle
2 6 (1.89%) FileNet
3 5 (1.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.26%) IIS
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.63%) Lync
5 2 (0.63%) CMS
5 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.63%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.68%) MS Office
3 12 (3.79%) MS Project
4 9 (2.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.63%) SPSS
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.26%) Firewall
2 21 (6.62%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.52%) Network Security
4 8 (2.52%) LAN
5 7 (2.21%) WAN
5 7 (2.21%) DNS
6 6 (1.89%) VoIP
6 6 (1.89%) SAN
7 5 (1.58%) DHCP
7 5 (1.58%) Wireless
8 4 (1.26%) NAS
8 4 (1.26%) VLAN
9 3 (0.95%) Internet
10 2 (0.63%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.32%) SSL
11 1 (0.32%) ISDN
11 1 (0.32%) HTTP
11 1 (0.32%) Softswitch
11 1 (0.32%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.52%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.21%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.21%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.95%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.95%) DB2
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.32%) MySQL
12 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (6.62%) JIRA
2 13 (4.10%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.15%) Maven
4 9 (2.84%) Selenium
5 8 (2.52%) Subversion
5 8 (2.52%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.52%) ClearQuest
6 7 (2.21%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.21%) Hudson
7 5 (1.58%) JUnit
7 5 (1.58%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.58%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.26%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.26%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.26%) JMeter
8 4 (1.26%) Ant
9 3 (0.95%) Rational Application Developer
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.63%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 101 (31.86%) Finance
2 40 (12.62%) Banking
3 32 (10.09%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.10%) Advertising
5 7 (2.21%) Billing
6 5 (1.58%) Marketing
6 5 (1.58%) Welsh Language
7 2 (0.63%) Retail
7 2 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.83%) XML
2 26 (8.20%) Web Services
3 20 (6.31%) J2EE
3 20 (6.31%) Hibernate
4 17 (5.36%) HTML
5 13 (4.10%) Spring
6 10 (3.15%) JSF
7 7 (2.21%) CSS
7 7 (2.21%) SOAP
7 7 (2.21%) Struts
7 7 (2.21%) WPF
8 6 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (1.89%) XSLT
9 5 (1.58%) .NET
10 4 (1.26%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (1.26%) Java EE
10 4 (1.26%) JPA
10 4 (1.26%) Ajax
11 3 (0.95%) JSP
11 3 (0.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.84%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.84%) User Experience
3 7 (2.21%) Open Source
4 5 (1.58%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.63%) iPhone
7 2 (0.63%) Statistics
7 2 (0.63%) AS400
8 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.32%) EPoS
8 1 (0.32%) Economics
8 1 (0.32%) iPad
8 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.32%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.09%) Windows
2 20 (6.31%) Linux
3 13 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.47%) Windows XP
5 9 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.84%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.21%) UNIX
7 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (19.56%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (13.88%) Business Analysis
3 42 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 37 (11.67%) Test Scripting
5 31 (9.78%) Mentoring
6 29 (9.15%) ITIL
7 26 (8.20%) Unit Testing
8 25 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 25 (7.89%) Scrum
9 22 (6.94%) Automated Testing
10 20 (6.31%) Test Strategy
11 19 (5.99%) Waterfall
12 18 (5.68%) GAP Analysis
12 18 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.05%) Project Management
13 16 (5.05%) User Stories
14 15 (4.73%) System Testing
15 14 (4.42%) Data Migration
15 14 (4.42%) TDD
15 14 (4.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 75 (23.66%) SQL
2 30 (9.46%) Java
3 11 (3.47%) Groovy
4 8 (2.52%) Scala
5 7 (2.21%) C#
5 7 (2.21%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.89%) Clojure
6 6 (1.89%) RPG IV
6 6 (1.89%) Perl
6 6 (1.89%) RPG
6 6 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.26%) Python
8 3 (0.95%) C++
8 3 (0.95%) RPG/400
9 2 (0.63%) Erlang
9 2 (0.63%) PHP
9 2 (0.63%) VBA
10 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.32%) XQuery
10 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (16.72%) Degree
2 49 (15.46%) ISEB
3 21 (6.62%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.26%) CCNA
5 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.95%) PMP
6 3 (0.95%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.95%) CISSP
6 3 (0.95%) MCSE
6 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.63%) CCENT
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.63%) CEH
7 2 (0.63%) MCP
8 1 (0.32%) IIBA
8 1 (0.32%) CBAP
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.73%) QA
2 12 (3.79%) SLA
3 3 (0.95%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.42%) VirtualBox
3 12 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.58%) ISA Server
5 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) SCDPM
2 2 (0.63%) Nessus
2 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.62%) VMware
2 21 (6.62%) IBM
3 16 (5.05%) Cisco
4 14 (4.42%) T-Plan
5 8 (2.52%) Oracle
5 8 (2.52%) Citrix
6 7 (2.21%) Guidewire
7 6 (1.89%) Twitter
7 6 (1.89%) Adobe
7 6 (1.89%) NetApp
8 4 (1.26%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.26%) HP
9 3 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.95%) Veeam
10 2 (0.63%) IPFX
10 2 (0.63%) SAP
11 1 (0.32%) Remedy
11 1 (0.32%) Lotus
11 1 (0.32%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,321 to £35,735 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum - healthcare, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago