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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 145 164 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.77% 27.56% 25.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.62% 28.18% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 125 146 129
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,783 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
641 582 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.25% 97.82% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 548 473 539
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
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 24 April 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 123 (43.46%) Finance
2 91 (32.16%) SQL
3 70 (24.73%) Degree
4 61 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (19.79%) Business Analysis
5 56 (19.79%) Business Intelligence
6 54 (19.08%) Banking
7 50 (17.67%) Microsoft
7 50 (17.67%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (16.25%) Windows
9 42 (14.84%) MS Excel
10 40 (14.13%) ISEB
11 36 (12.72%) SQL Server
11 36 (12.72%) Telecoms
12 34 (12.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (7.77%) MicroStrategy
14 22 (7.77%) SAS
15 20 (7.07%) ITIL
16 19 (6.71%) Active Directory
16 19 (6.71%) Oracle
16 19 (6.71%) CRM
16 19 (6.71%) MS Office
16 19 (6.71%) Mentoring
16 19 (6.71%) Unit Testing
17 18 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (6.36%) ISTQB
17 18 (6.36%) .NET
17 18 (6.36%) Systems Analysis
18 17 (6.01%) PRINCE2

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 22 (7.77%) SAS
2 11 (3.89%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.77%) IIS
6 4 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.41%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.71%) Lync
7 2 (0.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.35%) CMS
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (14.84%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.71%) MS Office
3 17 (6.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.77%) MS Project
4 5 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.06%) SPSS
5 3 (1.06%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.06%) EViews
5 3 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.12%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.35%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.12%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.06%) SaaS
3 2 (0.71%) Office 365
3 2 (0.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.24%) Firewall
2 7 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.12%) HTTP
4 5 (1.77%) LAN
4 5 (1.77%) Internet
5 4 (1.41%) WAN
5 4 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.06%) VoIP
7 2 (0.71%) SAN
8 1 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (3.89%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.47%) Big Data
7 7 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.12%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (2.12%) OLAP
9 5 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.77%) Cognos Powerplay
9 5 (1.77%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 5 (1.77%) Cognos Transformer
9 5 (1.77%) Cognos Query Studio
9 5 (1.77%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (1.41%) OLTP
10 4 (1.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (3.18%) Selenium
2 5 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.77%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.71%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.71%) Subversion
4 2 (0.71%) Toad
4 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 123 (43.46%) Finance
2 54 (19.08%) Banking
3 36 (12.72%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.24%) Retail
4 12 (4.24%) Marketing
5 10 (3.53%) Automotive
6 8 (2.83%) Advertising
7 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.41%) Back Office
8 4 (1.41%) Billing
9 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.06%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Legal
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.36%) .NET
2 14 (4.95%) HTML
3 12 (4.24%) XML
4 10 (3.53%) J2EE
5 8 (2.83%) Hibernate
5 8 (2.83%) WinForms
5 8 (2.83%) Struts
5 8 (2.83%) Web Services
6 4 (1.41%) LINQ
6 4 (1.41%) Spring
6 4 (1.41%) Spring MVC
6 4 (1.41%) CSS
6 4 (1.41%) Servlets
6 4 (1.41%) SOAP
6 4 (1.41%) DOM
6 4 (1.41%) XSLT
6 4 (1.41%) HTML5
6 4 (1.41%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.41%) LINQ to SQL
6 4 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.30%) iSeries
3 13 (4.59%) AS400
4 7 (2.47%) Statistics
5 6 (2.12%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.12%) User Experience
6 5 (1.77%) FMCG
7 4 (1.41%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.41%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.06%) Human Factors
8 3 (1.06%) Life Science
8 3 (1.06%) Economics
9 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.35%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.35%) PMI
10 1 (0.35%) EPoS
10 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (16.25%) Windows
2 12 (4.24%) Linux
3 11 (3.89%) UNIX
4 10 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.83%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.77%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.06%) AIX
8 3 (1.06%) Solaris
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.35%) Android
10 1 (0.35%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (19.79%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (19.79%) Business Analysis
3 34 (12.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (7.07%) ITIL
5 19 (6.71%) CRM
5 19 (6.71%) Unit Testing
5 19 (6.71%) Mentoring
6 18 (6.36%) Systems Analysis
7 17 (6.01%) Manual Testing
7 17 (6.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (6.01%) PRINCE2
7 17 (6.01%) Project Management
7 17 (6.01%) Waterfall
7 17 (6.01%) Automation Testing
8 15 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (5.30%) Release Management
9 14 (4.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (4.59%) Analytics
10 13 (4.59%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (32.16%) SQL
2 12 (4.24%) C#
2 12 (4.24%) Java
2 12 (4.24%) RPG
3 11 (3.89%) RPG IV
4 10 (3.53%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.83%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.77%) C
7 4 (1.41%) PHP
7 4 (1.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.06%) C++
8 3 (1.06%) COBOL
8 3 (1.06%) VB
8 3 (1.06%) R
8 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.06%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.71%) VBA
10 1 (0.35%) Python
10 1 (0.35%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 70 (24.73%) Degree
2 40 (14.13%) ISEB
3 18 (6.36%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.12%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.71%) MCTS
6 2 (0.71%) MCITP
6 2 (0.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.71%) APMG
6 2 (0.71%) MCSE
6 2 (0.71%) MCSA
6 2 (0.71%) CCA
6 2 (0.71%) CISSP
6 2 (0.71%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.35%) CCENT
7 1 (0.35%) IIBA
7 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.35%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.24%) QA
2 6 (2.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) Basel II
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.71%) XenServer
3 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.71%) vSphere
3 2 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.71%) WSUS
1 2 (0.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 50 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.77%) MicroStrategy
3 19 (6.71%) Oracle
4 14 (4.95%) Cognos
5 7 (2.47%) Cisco
5 7 (2.47%) Citrix
6 6 (2.12%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.77%) VMware
8 4 (1.41%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.41%) IBM
8 4 (1.41%) Lotus
9 3 (1.06%) SAP
9 3 (1.06%) Adobe
9 3 (1.06%) Zend
9 3 (1.06%) Casewise
10 2 (0.71%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.71%) NetApp
10 2 (0.71%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.71%) Symantec
10 2 (0.71%) McAfee
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 30 days a/l, Flexitime, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits healthcare, pension, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago