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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 109 129 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.36% 19.43% 21.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.53% 19.94% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 107 120 121
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,024 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%

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
558 647 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 99.11% 97.44% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 521 547 566
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 93 (35.91%) Finance
2 85 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (22.01%) SQL
4 52 (20.08%) Degree
5 39 (15.06%) Selenium
6 36 (13.90%) ITIL
7 32 (12.36%) Windows
7 32 (12.36%) .NET
7 32 (12.36%) Project Management
8 31 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (11.58%) Business Analysis
10 29 (11.20%) ISEB
11 28 (10.81%) Web Services
11 28 (10.81%) SDLC
11 28 (10.81%) Feasibility Study
12 27 (10.42%) Scrum
13 25 (9.65%) SQL Server
13 25 (9.65%) Microsoft
14 24 (9.27%) Banking
14 24 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (9.27%) Manual Testing
15 23 (8.88%) Telecoms
16 22 (8.49%) Test Automation
17 21 (8.11%) Java
18 20 (7.72%) MS Excel
18 20 (7.72%) Unit Testing
19 19 (7.34%) Waterfall
19 19 (7.34%) Automation Testing
19 19 (7.34%) Mentoring
20 18 (6.95%) Test Scripting

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 8 (3.09%) SAS
2 5 (1.93%) ColdFusion
3 4 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.77%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.77%) nginx
4 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.39%) JBoss
5 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.77%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.54%) Office 365
3 3 (1.16%) IaaS
4 2 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.39%) PaaS
5 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.32%) Firewall
2 3 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.77%) Internet
3 2 (0.77%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.39%) Broadband
4 1 (0.39%) LAN
4 1 (0.39%) Network Security
4 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.93%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.54%) Apache Hive
5 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.16%) Big Data
6 3 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.16%) SAS EBI
7 2 (0.77%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.77%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.77%) QlikView
7 2 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.77%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.39%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (15.06%) Selenium
2 9 (3.47%) Eclipse
2 9 (3.47%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.32%) JMeter
4 6 (2.32%) Toad
5 5 (1.93%) Subversion
6 4 (1.54%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.16%) Ranorex
7 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.77%) JBehave
8 2 (0.77%) MSTest
8 2 (0.77%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.39%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 93 (35.91%) Finance
2 24 (9.27%) Banking
3 23 (8.88%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.41%) Advertising
5 6 (2.32%) French Language
5 6 (2.32%) Games
5 6 (2.32%) Italian Language
6 5 (1.93%) Retail
7 4 (1.54%) Billing
8 3 (1.16%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.16%) German Language
8 3 (1.16%) Legal
9 2 (0.77%) Back Office
9 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.77%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.77%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.39%) Automotive
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.36%) .NET
2 28 (10.81%) Web Services
3 12 (4.63%) HTML
4 10 (3.86%) XML
5 9 (3.47%) Ajax
5 9 (3.47%) SOAP
6 8 (3.09%) .NET Framework
6 8 (3.09%) Hibernate
6 8 (3.09%) J2EE
7 6 (2.32%) CSS
7 6 (2.32%) jQuery
8 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (1.54%) Java EE
8 4 (1.54%) JPA
8 4 (1.54%) Spring
8 4 (1.54%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (1.54%) Struts
8 4 (1.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.09%) Fintech
3 6 (2.32%) Data Structures
3 6 (2.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.93%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.93%) iSeries
5 3 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.77%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.39%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.36%) Windows
2 11 (4.25%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.47%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.70%) Linux
5 3 (1.16%) Android
5 3 (1.16%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.77%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (13.90%) ITIL
3 32 (12.36%) Project Management
4 31 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (11.58%) Business Analysis
6 28 (10.81%) Feasibility Study
6 28 (10.81%) SDLC
7 27 (10.42%) Scrum
8 24 (9.27%) Manual Testing
9 22 (8.49%) Test Automation
10 20 (7.72%) Unit Testing
11 19 (7.34%) Automation Testing
11 19 (7.34%) Mentoring
11 19 (7.34%) Waterfall
12 18 (6.95%) Test Scripting
13 17 (6.56%) Regression Testing
14 15 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.41%) Workflow
16 13 (5.02%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 57 (22.01%) SQL
2 21 (8.11%) Java
3 18 (6.95%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.41%) C#
5 5 (1.93%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.54%) Python
6 4 (1.54%) RPG
6 4 (1.54%) RPG IV
6 4 (1.54%) RPG/400
7 3 (1.16%) Scala
8 2 (0.77%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.77%) C++
8 2 (0.77%) PHP
8 2 (0.77%) R
8 2 (0.77%) Ruby
8 2 (0.77%) SOQL
8 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (20.08%) Degree
2 29 (11.20%) ISEB
3 14 (5.41%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.32%) CBAP
4 6 (2.32%) IIBA
5 5 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.54%) CCNA
6 4 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.77%) CISSP
9 1 (0.39%) APMP
9 1 (0.39%) CCENT
9 1 (0.39%) CEH
9 1 (0.39%) CISA
9 1 (0.39%) CISM
9 1 (0.39%) HND
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.39%) MCP
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.18%) QA
2 14 (5.41%) SLA
3 3 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.39%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Nessus
2 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.39%) Nmap
Vendors
1 25 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.25%) VMware
3 10 (3.86%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.09%) Oracle
4 8 (3.09%) SAP
5 6 (2.32%) Cisco
6 5 (1.93%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.54%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.54%) IBM
7 4 (1.54%) Tableau
7 4 (1.54%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.77%) Apple
8 2 (0.77%) Avaya
8 2 (0.77%) Citrix
8 2 (0.77%) Cognos
8 2 (0.77%) Dell
8 2 (0.77%) iManage
8 2 (0.77%) Remedy
9 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.39%) Unisys
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