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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 161 125 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.35% 21.78% 25.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.01% 22.52% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 130 106 96
Average salary £31,014 £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.57% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,625 £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
596 555 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.55% 96.69% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 517 479 360
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 £23,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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 23 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 108 (33.86%) Finance
2 81 (25.39%) SQL
3 69 (21.63%) Microsoft
4 59 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (16.93%) Windows
6 52 (16.30%) Business Analysis
7 50 (15.67%) ISEB
8 47 (14.73%) Degree
9 46 (14.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 39 (12.23%) SQL Server
11 34 (10.66%) MS Excel
12 31 (9.72%) Banking
12 31 (9.72%) Test Scripting
13 28 (8.78%) ITIL
14 27 (8.46%) PRINCE2
14 27 (8.46%) Mentoring
15 24 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (7.21%) Java
17 22 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (6.90%) Waterfall
18 21 (6.58%) Active Directory
18 21 (6.58%) Firewall
18 21 (6.58%) Telecoms
19 20 (6.27%) GAP Analysis
19 20 (6.27%) Scrum
19 20 (6.27%) VMware
19 20 (6.27%) XML
20 19 (5.96%) TCP/IP
20 19 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
21 18 (5.64%) Automated Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (2.19%) Tomcat
1 7 (2.19%) SAS
1 7 (2.19%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.57%) IIS
4 4 (1.25%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.25%) Apache
4 4 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.25%) CMS
5 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.94%) LiveCycle
5 3 (0.94%) Confluence
5 3 (0.94%) FileNet
5 3 (0.94%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.63%) Commerce Server
6 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) Lync
7 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.33%) MS Office
3 10 (3.13%) MS Project
3 10 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.63%) SPSS
5 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.70%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) GitHub
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.58%) Firewall
2 19 (5.96%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (2.82%) LAN
5 8 (2.51%) WAN
6 7 (2.19%) DNS
6 7 (2.19%) Network Security
7 6 (1.88%) SAN
8 5 (1.57%) DHCP
8 5 (1.57%) VoIP
8 5 (1.57%) Wireless
9 4 (1.25%) NAS
10 3 (0.94%) VLAN
11 2 (0.63%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.63%) Intranet
11 2 (0.63%) Internet
12 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.88%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.57%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.25%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.94%) MySQL
11 2 (0.63%) MS Access
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.31%) DB2
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.31%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 15 (4.70%) JIRA
2 9 (2.82%) Selenium
2 9 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.88%) SoapUI
3 6 (1.88%) ClearQuest
3 6 (1.88%) Maven
4 5 (1.57%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.57%) WebDriver
5 4 (1.25%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.25%) JUnit
5 4 (1.25%) Subversion
5 4 (1.25%) JMeter
6 3 (0.94%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.94%) Ant
6 3 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.94%) Hudson
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.63%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 108 (33.86%) Finance
2 31 (9.72%) Banking
3 21 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.70%) Advertising
5 5 (1.57%) Welsh Language
6 4 (1.25%) Marketing
6 4 (1.25%) Billing
7 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.94%) Retail
7 3 (0.94%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.27%) XML
2 16 (5.02%) Web Services
3 11 (3.45%) J2EE
3 11 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 10 (3.13%) HTML
5 7 (2.19%) Spring
5 7 (2.19%) JSF
6 6 (1.88%) .NET
7 5 (1.57%) WPF
8 4 (1.25%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (1.25%) Java EE
8 4 (1.25%) Ajax
8 4 (1.25%) CSS
8 4 (1.25%) Struts
8 4 (1.25%) JPA
9 3 (0.94%) RESTful
9 3 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (0.94%) XSLT
9 3 (0.94%) SOAP
10 2 (0.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.82%) Performance Metrics
3 9 (2.82%) User Experience
4 5 (1.57%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.57%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.25%) Open Source
6 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 3 (0.94%) Economics
6 3 (0.94%) Graphic Design
6 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.63%) iPhone
7 2 (0.63%) Statistics
7 2 (0.63%) AS400
7 2 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.31%) iPad
8 1 (0.31%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.31%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.93%) Windows
2 18 (5.64%) Linux
3 14 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (4.08%) Windows XP
5 10 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.57%) UNIX
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (16.30%) Business Analysis
3 46 (14.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 31 (9.72%) Test Scripting
5 28 (8.78%) ITIL
6 27 (8.46%) PRINCE2
6 27 (8.46%) Mentoring
7 22 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 22 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (6.27%) GAP Analysis
8 20 (6.27%) Scrum
9 19 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (5.64%) Automated Testing
11 17 (5.33%) Test Strategy
12 16 (5.02%) User Stories
13 15 (4.70%) Project Management
14 13 (4.08%) Unit Testing
15 12 (3.76%) System Testing
15 12 (3.76%) Migration
15 12 (3.76%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 81 (25.39%) SQL
2 23 (7.21%) Java
3 11 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.19%) Groovy
5 6 (1.88%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.57%) Perl
6 5 (1.57%) C#
6 5 (1.57%) C++
6 5 (1.57%) Scala
6 5 (1.57%) VBA
7 3 (0.94%) Python
7 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.94%) Clojure
8 2 (0.63%) Erlang
8 2 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (15.67%) ISEB
2 47 (14.73%) Degree
3 17 (5.33%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.57%) CCNA
5 5 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.94%) CCENT
6 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.94%) CISSP
6 3 (0.94%) MCSE
7 2 (0.63%) MCP
7 2 (0.63%) CEH
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.31%) IIBA
8 1 (0.31%) CBAP
8 1 (0.31%) APMP
8 1 (0.31%) APMG
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.08%) QA
2 11 (3.45%) SLA
3 3 (0.94%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.76%) VirtualBox
3 10 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.57%) ISA Server
5 4 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) SCDPM
2 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.63%) Nessus
3 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.27%) VMware
3 16 (5.02%) Cisco
4 13 (4.08%) IBM
5 12 (3.76%) T-Plan
6 10 (3.13%) Oracle
7 9 (2.82%) Citrix
8 7 (2.19%) NetApp
9 6 (1.88%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.25%) Lotus
10 4 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.25%) Guidewire
10 4 (1.25%) HP
11 3 (0.94%) Veeam
11 3 (0.94%) Twitter
11 3 (0.94%) Adobe
12 2 (0.63%) SAP
12 2 (0.63%) Teradata
12 2 (0.63%) IPFX
12 2 (0.63%) LANDesk
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