The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 62 35 56
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 18 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.15% 5.69% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 5.87% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,283 £39,512
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.32% -23.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,129 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £37,750 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -
Senior 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
821 630 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.21% 96.92% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 693 564 457
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 £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Cardiff region.

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Cardiff

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (60.00%) Finance
1 18 (60.00%) Banking
1 18 (60.00%) Degree
2 16 (53.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) ISEB
7 8 (26.67%) Validation
7 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
7 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
9 6 (20.00%) DB2
10 5 (16.67%) RPG
10 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 5 (16.67%) RPG/400
10 5 (16.67%) RPG IV
10 5 (16.67%) iSeries
10 5 (16.67%) INSURE/90
10 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
11 4 (13.33%) Web Development
11 4 (13.33%) Java EE
11 4 (13.33%) JPA
11 4 (13.33%) JMeter
11 4 (13.33%) AS400

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.33%) JMeter
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
1 18 (60.00%) Banking
2 16 (53.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) J2EE
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
1 4 (13.33%) XML
1 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (13.33%) Spring
1 4 (13.33%) JSF
1 4 (13.33%) Ajax
1 4 (13.33%) Java EE
1 4 (13.33%) Spring Web Flow
1 4 (13.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) iSeries
2 4 (13.33%) AS400
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Validation
3 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) RPG/400
2 5 (16.67%) RPG IV
2 5 (16.67%) RPG
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) ISEB
3 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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