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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 154 103 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.04% 20.77% 19.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.97% 22.15% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 132 89 77
Average salary £30,565 £35,783 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +27.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,900 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,700 £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
593 465 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.42% 93.75% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 517 412 388
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
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 19 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 110 (36.07%) Finance
2 91 (29.84%) SQL
3 66 (21.64%) Degree
4 61 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (18.36%) Business Analysis
6 52 (17.05%) Microsoft
7 49 (16.07%) Windows
8 46 (15.08%) ISEB
9 45 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (13.44%) Banking
11 39 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (12.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 36 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 36 (11.80%) MS Excel
14 33 (10.82%) SQL Server
14 33 (10.82%) Telecoms
15 26 (8.52%) Waterfall
16 25 (8.20%) PRINCE2
17 21 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (6.89%) ITIL
17 21 (6.89%) Java
18 20 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (6.56%) Unit Testing
18 20 (6.56%) Active Directory
19 18 (5.90%) MS Office
20 17 (5.57%) MicroStrategy
21 16 (5.25%) ISTQB
22 14 (4.59%) .NET
22 14 (4.59%) SAS
22 14 (4.59%) Firewall

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (4.59%) SAS
2 6 (1.97%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.97%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.97%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.31%) IIS
4 4 (1.31%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.31%) Apache
5 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.66%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 36 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.90%) MS Office
3 9 (2.95%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.62%) MS Project
5 6 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.64%) SPSS
7 3 (0.98%) EViews
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.62%) SaaS
2 2 (0.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.59%) Firewall
2 11 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.95%) LAN
4 8 (2.62%) WAN
5 6 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.31%) Wireless
6 4 (1.31%) DHCP
6 4 (1.31%) VoIP
6 4 (1.31%) DNS
7 3 (0.98%) SAN
7 3 (0.98%) Network Security
7 3 (0.98%) NAS
8 2 (0.66%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.66%) VLAN
8 2 (0.66%) Intranet
9 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.97%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.64%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.31%) Big Data
9 3 (0.98%) OLTP
9 3 (0.98%) MySQL
9 3 (0.98%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.66%) MS Access
10 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (1.97%) JIRA
1 6 (1.97%) Selenium
2 4 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.98%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.66%) JMeter
5 1 (0.33%) JUnit
5 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.33%) WATIR
5 1 (0.33%) MSTest
5 1 (0.33%) Spock
General
1 110 (36.07%) Finance
2 41 (13.44%) Banking
3 33 (10.82%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.26%) Advertising
5 7 (2.30%) Retail
6 5 (1.64%) Marketing
7 4 (1.31%) Billing
7 4 (1.31%) Automotive
8 3 (0.98%) Law
8 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.66%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.59%) .NET
2 13 (4.26%) XML
3 10 (3.28%) J2EE
3 10 (3.28%) Hibernate
4 8 (2.62%) Struts
4 8 (2.62%) Web Services
5 6 (1.97%) Spring
5 6 (1.97%) HTML
6 5 (1.64%) WinForms
7 4 (1.31%) Spring MVC
7 4 (1.31%) DOM
7 4 (1.31%) XSLT
7 4 (1.31%) Servlets
8 3 (0.98%) LINQ
8 3 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (0.98%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (0.66%) Spring Web Flow
9 2 (0.66%) JPA
9 2 (0.66%) LAMP
9 2 (0.66%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.97%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.64%) User Experience
5 4 (1.31%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.31%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.31%) Economics
5 4 (1.31%) Statistics
6 3 (0.98%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.66%) AS400
7 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.66%) iSeries
8 1 (0.33%) iPad
8 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.33%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.33%) iPhone
8 1 (0.33%) EPoS
8 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.07%) Windows
2 12 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (3.61%) Windows XP
4 10 (3.28%) Linux
4 10 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.98%) UNIX
8 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.33%) Android
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.36%) Business Analysis
3 39 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (12.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 36 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (8.52%) Waterfall
7 25 (8.20%) PRINCE2
8 21 (6.89%) ITIL
9 20 (6.56%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.59%) Test Scripting
10 14 (4.59%) GAP Analysis
11 13 (4.26%) Project Management
11 13 (4.26%) Automation Testing
11 13 (4.26%) Mentoring
12 12 (3.93%) CRM
12 12 (3.93%) Scrum
12 12 (3.93%) Migration
12 12 (3.93%) Data Migration
13 11 (3.61%) Manual Testing
13 11 (3.61%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 91 (29.84%) SQL
2 21 (6.89%) Java
3 12 (3.93%) T-SQL
4 9 (2.95%) C#
5 8 (2.62%) C++
6 5 (1.64%) VBA
7 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.98%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.98%) MATLAB
8 3 (0.98%) C
8 3 (0.98%) R
9 2 (0.66%) RPG IV
9 2 (0.66%) Erlang
9 2 (0.66%) Python
9 2 (0.66%) RPG
9 2 (0.66%) Perl
9 2 (0.66%) PHP
10 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 66 (21.64%) Degree
2 46 (15.08%) ISEB
3 16 (5.25%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.64%) CCNA
4 5 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.98%) CISSP
5 3 (0.98%) APMG
5 3 (0.98%) CCENT
6 2 (0.66%) CEH
6 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.33%) MCSE
7 1 (0.33%) IIBA
7 1 (0.33%) CBAP
7 1 (0.33%) APMP
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.28%) QA
2 8 (2.62%) SLA
3 3 (0.98%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) Basel II
System Software
1 20 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.97%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.31%) ISA Server
4 4 (1.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) SCDPM
2 2 (0.66%) Nessus
Vendors
1 52 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.57%) MicroStrategy
3 14 (4.59%) Cisco
4 13 (4.26%) VMware
5 10 (3.28%) Oracle
6 7 (2.30%) NetApp
7 6 (1.97%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.97%) T-Plan
7 6 (1.97%) Citrix
8 5 (1.64%) Cognos
8 5 (1.64%) IBM
9 4 (1.31%) Lotus
9 4 (1.31%) Casewise
9 4 (1.31%) LANDesk
9 4 (1.31%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.98%) Veeam
11 2 (0.66%) IPFX
11 2 (0.66%) Teradata
12 1 (0.33%) Telerik
12 1 (0.33%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: healthcare, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £39500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, Wales
Church International
Salary: up to £35k dep in exp plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £38 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago