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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 120 140 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.58% 21.12% 27.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.87% 21.84% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 109 121 146
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
636 641 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.45% 96.68% 99.34%
Number of salaries quoted 536 538 493
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 6 May 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 89 (34.10%) Finance
2 85 (32.57%) SQL
2 85 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (18.77%) ISEB
4 42 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (15.71%) Windows
5 41 (15.71%) Degree
6 38 (14.56%) Test Scripting
7 35 (13.41%) SOAP
8 31 (11.88%) Microsoft
9 29 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 29 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 27 (10.34%) Waterfall
11 26 (9.96%) Scrum
11 26 (9.96%) Oracle
12 25 (9.58%) SQL Server
12 25 (9.58%) ITIL
13 24 (9.20%) Selenium
14 23 (8.81%) QA
14 23 (8.81%) ISTQB
14 23 (8.81%) SoapUI
14 23 (8.81%) SDLC
15 22 (8.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 21 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (8.05%) Active Directory
17 20 (7.66%) SLA
17 20 (7.66%) Software Testing
17 20 (7.66%) Advertising
18 19 (7.28%) MS Office
19 18 (6.90%) Functional Testing

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 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.53%) CMS
2 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (1.53%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.15%) ColdFusion
3 3 (1.15%) SAS
4 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.28%) MS Office
3 10 (3.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) EViews
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.36%) Firewall
2 5 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.15%) Internet
3 3 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.77%) SAN
5 1 (0.38%) HTTP
5 1 (0.38%) LAN
5 1 (0.38%) NAS
5 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.30%) SQLPlus
6 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.53%) OLAP
8 3 (1.15%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.77%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.77%) QlikView
9 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
10 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (9.20%) Selenium
2 23 (8.81%) SoapUI
3 8 (3.07%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.30%) JBehave
5 5 (1.92%) Subversion
6 4 (1.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.15%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.77%) JIRA
8 2 (0.77%) Toad
9 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (34.10%) Finance
2 20 (7.66%) Advertising
3 14 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.83%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.45%) Banking
6 7 (2.68%) Electronics
7 6 (2.30%) Marketing
8 4 (1.53%) Billing
9 2 (0.77%) Games
9 2 (0.77%) Law
10 1 (0.38%) French Language
10 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Retail
10 1 (0.38%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.41%) SOAP
2 15 (5.75%) XML
3 12 (4.60%) REST
3 12 (4.60%) Web Services
4 4 (1.53%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.53%) HTML
4 4 (1.53%) J2EE
4 4 (1.53%) Struts
5 3 (1.15%) .NET
6 2 (0.77%) Ajax
6 2 (0.77%) jQuery
6 2 (0.77%) Middleware
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.38%) LAMP
7 1 (0.38%) MDX
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (0.38%) XSD
7 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.30%) Fintech
4 6 (2.30%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (1.53%) iSeries
6 3 (1.15%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.77%) Statistics
8 1 (0.38%) CMDB
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.38%) Economics
8 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) iPhone
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.71%) Windows
2 16 (6.13%) Windows Server
3 15 (5.75%) Linux
3 15 (5.75%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.83%) Unix
6 6 (2.30%) Solaris
7 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.56%) Test Scripting
3 29 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 27 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 26 (9.96%) Scrum
6 25 (9.58%) ITIL
7 23 (8.81%) SDLC
8 21 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (7.66%) Software Testing
10 18 (6.90%) Functional Testing
10 18 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
11 17 (6.51%) Migration
11 17 (6.51%) Unit Testing
12 16 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.13%) PRINCE2
13 13 (4.98%) Test Automation
14 12 (4.60%) ERP
14 12 (4.60%) Incident Management
15 11 (4.21%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.57%) SQL
2 15 (5.75%) Java
3 8 (3.07%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.30%) C#
4 6 (2.30%) Ruby
5 4 (1.53%) RPG
5 4 (1.53%) RPG IV
5 4 (1.53%) RPG/400
6 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.77%) R
8 1 (0.38%) C
8 1 (0.38%) C++
8 1 (0.38%) COBOL
8 1 (0.38%) JCL
8 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 49 (18.77%) ISEB
2 41 (15.71%) Degree
3 23 (8.81%) ISTQB
4 22 (8.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.92%) CBAP
5 5 (1.92%) IIBA
6 3 (1.15%) CCNA
6 3 (1.15%) CISA
6 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.15%) CISM
6 3 (1.15%) CISSP
7 2 (0.77%) CISMP
8 1 (0.38%) CCENT
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.81%) QA
2 20 (7.66%) SLA
3 5 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.15%) Snort
4 2 (0.77%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.38%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.38%) vCloud
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.83%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.15%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.38%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.38%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 31 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.96%) Oracle
3 11 (4.21%) SAP
4 8 (3.07%) VMware
5 7 (2.68%) Remedy
6 6 (2.30%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.92%) Cisco
8 4 (1.53%) Alterian
8 4 (1.53%) Citrix
8 4 (1.53%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.53%) IBM
8 4 (1.53%) Informatica
8 4 (1.53%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.77%) AlienVault
9 2 (0.77%) Avaya
9 2 (0.77%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.77%) Rally
9 2 (0.77%) Splunk
9 2 (0.77%) Tableau
10 1 (0.38%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Private healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: Up to £38k plus benefits experience depending
Posted: 9 days ago