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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 173 93 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.45% 16.12% 19.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.29% 16.82% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 152 80 61
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -0.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,475 £39,571 £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
634 553 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.94% 95.84% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 567 457 308
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 105 (29.09%) SQL
2 104 (28.81%) Finance
3 84 (23.27%) Degree
4 76 (21.05%) Banking
4 76 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 71 (19.67%) Telecoms
6 65 (18.01%) Unit Testing
7 57 (15.79%) ISEB
8 52 (14.40%) XML
9 50 (13.85%) Java
10 47 (13.02%) Web Services
11 45 (12.47%) Windows
12 44 (12.19%) MS Excel
13 42 (11.63%) Test Scripting
14 41 (11.36%) J2EE
14 41 (11.36%) Hibernate
15 39 (10.80%) User Acceptance Testing
16 38 (10.53%) Business Analysis
17 36 (9.97%) SQL Server
17 36 (9.97%) HTML
18 34 (9.42%) ITIL
19 33 (9.14%) IBM
20 29 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
20 29 (8.03%) Scrum
21 28 (7.76%) ISTQB
22 26 (7.20%) Automated Testing
23 25 (6.93%) Spring
23 25 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
24 24 (6.65%) RPG
24 24 (6.65%) Migration

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (4.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 16 (4.43%) Tomcat
1 16 (4.43%) WebSphere
2 9 (2.49%) FileNet
2 9 (2.49%) LiveCycle
2 9 (2.49%) Confluence
3 7 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.94%) SAS
4 5 (1.39%) IIS
4 5 (1.39%) CMS
5 4 (1.11%) Commerce Server
6 2 (0.55%) Lync
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 44 (12.19%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.09%) MS Office
3 8 (2.22%) MS Project
3 8 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) SPSS
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.32%) INSURE/90
2 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.82%) TCP/IP
2 20 (5.54%) Firewall
3 9 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (2.49%) DNS
4 6 (1.66%) SAN
4 6 (1.66%) Internet
4 6 (1.66%) LAN
4 6 (1.66%) VoIP
4 6 (1.66%) WAN
4 6 (1.66%) Network Security
4 6 (1.66%) Wireless
5 5 (1.39%) DHCP
6 4 (1.11%) VLAN
6 4 (1.11%) NAS
7 2 (0.55%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.55%) HTTP
7 2 (0.55%) SSL
8 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.28%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.28%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (3.32%) RDBMS
3 12 (3.32%) DB2
3 12 (3.32%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.05%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.77%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.28%) QlikView
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (6.65%) JIRA
2 16 (4.43%) Eclipse
3 15 (4.16%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.88%) Maven
5 13 (3.60%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.32%) Subversion
6 12 (3.32%) Rational Application Developer
7 11 (3.05%) Hudson
8 10 (2.77%) ClearQuest
9 9 (2.49%) Selenium
10 6 (1.66%) JUnit
10 6 (1.66%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.66%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.39%) Ant
11 5 (1.39%) CruiseControl
12 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.11%) JMeter
13 3 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.83%) Git (software)
14 2 (0.55%) Mercurial
General
1 104 (28.81%) Finance
2 76 (21.05%) Banking
3 71 (19.67%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.43%) Billing
5 15 (4.16%) Advertising
6 8 (2.22%) Marketing
7 6 (1.66%) Welsh Language
8 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.83%) Electronics
9 2 (0.55%) Law
9 2 (0.55%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.40%) XML
2 47 (13.02%) Web Services
3 41 (11.36%) J2EE
3 41 (11.36%) Hibernate
4 36 (9.97%) HTML
5 25 (6.93%) Spring
6 16 (4.43%) Struts
6 16 (4.43%) CSS
7 13 (3.60%) JSF
8 12 (3.32%) JSP
9 11 (3.05%) SOAP
10 9 (2.49%) XSLT
10 9 (2.49%) WPF
10 9 (2.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (2.22%) .NET
12 4 (1.11%) Spring Web Flow
12 4 (1.11%) Ajax
12 4 (1.11%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.11%) Java EE
12 4 (1.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.77%) Open Source
2 9 (2.49%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.39%) Credit Risk
3 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (0.83%) DTV
4 3 (0.83%) Statistics
5 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.55%) AS400
5 2 (0.55%) iPhone
6 1 (0.28%) iPad
6 1 (0.28%) EPoS
6 1 (0.28%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.28%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.47%) Windows
2 18 (4.99%) Linux
3 14 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (2.77%) Windows XP
6 8 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.22%) UNIX
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.01%) Unit Testing
2 42 (11.63%) Test Scripting
3 39 (10.80%) User Acceptance Testing
4 38 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 34 (9.42%) ITIL
6 29 (8.03%) Scrum
6 29 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (7.20%) Automated Testing
8 25 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (6.65%) Migration
9 24 (6.65%) Test Strategy
10 21 (5.82%) Data Migration
11 20 (5.54%) PRINCE2
12 19 (5.26%) System Testing
13 18 (4.99%) TDD
14 16 (4.43%) Software Testing
15 15 (4.16%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.16%) ETL
15 15 (4.16%) Waterfall
15 15 (4.16%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 105 (29.09%) SQL
2 50 (13.85%) Java
3 24 (6.65%) RPG
3 24 (6.65%) RPG IV
4 15 (4.16%) Groovy
5 12 (3.32%) RPG/400
6 11 (3.05%) Scala
7 9 (2.49%) Clojure
7 9 (2.49%) C#
8 7 (1.94%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.66%) Perl
10 5 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.11%) Python
12 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.55%) XQuery
13 2 (0.55%) XPath
14 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 84 (23.27%) Degree
2 57 (15.79%) ISEB
3 28 (7.76%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.39%) MCP
5 5 (1.39%) MCSE
5 5 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.11%) CCNA
6 4 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.83%) PMP
7 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.55%) CCENT
9 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) IIBA
9 1 (0.28%) CBAP
9 1 (0.28%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.82%) QA
2 8 (2.22%) SLA
3 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.83%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.60%) VirtualBox
3 12 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.39%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.83%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.28%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 76 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.14%) IBM
3 22 (6.09%) VMware
4 18 (4.99%) Cisco
5 16 (4.43%) Guidewire
6 13 (3.60%) T-Plan
6 13 (3.60%) Oracle
7 9 (2.49%) Adobe
7 9 (2.49%) Twitter
8 8 (2.22%) Citrix
9 5 (1.39%) HP
9 5 (1.39%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.39%) SAP
9 5 (1.39%) NetApp
10 3 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.83%) Veeam
11 2 (0.55%) IPFX
11 2 (0.55%) Apple
11 2 (0.55%) Casewise
12 1 (0.28%) Google
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