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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 131 141 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.40% 17.47% 23.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.74% 17.96% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 120 132 138
Median salary £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,500 £23,928
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £38,850 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
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
699 785 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.17% 97.27% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 616 634 572
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 23 July 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (42.05%) Finance
2 82 (31.06%) SQL
3 68 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (17.42%) Degree
5 41 (15.53%) Microsoft
6 40 (15.15%) ISEB
6 40 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (14.39%) SDLC
8 36 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 29 (10.98%) ITIL
10 28 (10.61%) Windows
10 28 (10.61%) MS Excel
11 26 (9.85%) Test Scripting
12 25 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (8.71%) Selenium
14 21 (7.95%) QA
14 21 (7.95%) SQL Server
15 20 (7.58%) SOAP
15 20 (7.58%) Active Directory
16 19 (7.20%) Oracle
16 19 (7.20%) Project Management
16 19 (7.20%) Waterfall
16 19 (7.20%) SoapUI
17 18 (6.82%) Advertising
17 18 (6.82%) MS Office
17 18 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (6.82%) SLA
17 18 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
18 16 (6.06%) ISTQB
18 16 (6.06%) MS Visio

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 7 (2.65%) SAS
2 4 (1.52%) Apache
2 4 (1.52%) CMS
2 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (1.52%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.76%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.76%) IIS
4 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 28 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.82%) MS Office
3 16 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.76%) SPSS
6 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.38%) EQXanite
2 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.17%) Firewall
2 4 (1.52%) Internet
3 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) LAN
4 1 (0.38%) SAN
4 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.89%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.89%) OLAP
5 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.89%) SQLPlus
6 4 (1.52%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.52%) OLTP
6 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.14%) Big Data
7 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.76%) QlikView
8 2 (0.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 23 (8.71%) Selenium
2 19 (7.20%) SoapUI
3 4 (1.52%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.52%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.14%) JBehave
4 3 (1.14%) Subversion
4 3 (1.14%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.76%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.38%) JMeter
6 1 (0.38%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 111 (42.05%) Finance
2 18 (6.82%) Advertising
3 10 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.03%) Banking
5 5 (1.89%) Legal
5 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.52%) Billing
6 4 (1.52%) Electronics
6 4 (1.52%) Law
7 3 (1.14%) Games
8 2 (0.76%) Retail
9 1 (0.38%) French Language
9 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.58%) SOAP
2 13 (4.92%) XML
3 10 (3.79%) Web Services
4 6 (2.27%) REST
5 4 (1.52%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.52%) HTML
5 4 (1.52%) J2EE
5 4 (1.52%) Struts
6 3 (1.14%) .NET
7 2 (0.76%) Middleware
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.38%) LAMP
8 1 (0.38%) XSD
8 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.89%) Fintech
4 5 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.14%) User Experience
5 3 (1.14%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.76%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.38%) CMDB
7 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.38%) Replication
7 1 (0.38%) Statistics
7 1 (0.38%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.61%) Windows
2 11 (4.17%) Linux
2 11 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 9 (3.41%) Unix
3 9 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.89%) Solaris
5 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.76%) Android
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.39%) SDLC
3 36 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 29 (10.98%) ITIL
5 26 (9.85%) Test Scripting
6 25 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (7.20%) Project Management
7 19 (7.20%) Waterfall
8 18 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (6.06%) Functional Testing
10 15 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (5.68%) Non-Functional Testing
10 15 (5.68%) Scrum
10 15 (5.68%) Use Case
11 14 (5.30%) Migration
12 13 (4.92%) Software Testing
13 12 (4.55%) Incident Management
14 11 (4.17%) Service Management
15 10 (3.79%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.06%) SQL
2 15 (5.68%) Java
3 8 (3.03%) C#
4 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.14%) Ruby
6 2 (0.76%) R
6 2 (0.76%) Scala
7 1 (0.38%) C
7 1 (0.38%) C++
7 1 (0.38%) COBOL
7 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.38%) JCL
Qualifications
1 46 (17.42%) Degree
2 40 (15.15%) ISEB
3 16 (6.06%) ISTQB
4 13 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (3.79%) IIBA
6 8 (3.03%) CBAP
7 3 (1.14%) CCNA
7 3 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.76%) CISA
8 2 (0.76%) CISM
8 2 (0.76%) CISMP
8 2 (0.76%) CISSP
8 2 (0.76%) MCP
9 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.95%) QA
2 18 (6.82%) SLA
3 4 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.38%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.52%) SCCM
3 3 (1.14%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.38%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.38%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 41 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.20%) Oracle
3 6 (2.27%) SAP
4 5 (1.89%) Remedy
4 5 (1.89%) ServiceNow
4 5 (1.89%) VMware
5 4 (1.52%) Alterian
5 4 (1.52%) Cisco
5 4 (1.52%) Citrix
5 4 (1.52%) Guidewire
5 4 (1.52%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.14%) Avaya
6 3 (1.14%) IBM
6 3 (1.14%) Informatica
7 2 (0.76%) AlienVault
7 2 (0.76%) Kaspersky
7 2 (0.76%) LogRhythm
7 2 (0.76%) Splunk
7 2 (0.76%) Tableau
8 1 (0.38%) Verint
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