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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 62 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 17 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.06% 5.33% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 5.57% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 10
Average salary £33,173 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.57% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,129 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £38,800 £39,502
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
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
800 646 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.97% 95.70% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 660 571 412
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,928 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (68.42%) Degree
2 25 (65.79%) Banking
3 23 (60.53%) Telecoms
4 22 (57.89%) Finance
5 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (31.58%) Validation
6 12 (31.58%) SQL
6 12 (31.58%) Automation Testing
7 11 (28.95%) ISTQB
7 11 (28.95%) ISEB
8 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (18.42%) HTML
10 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
10 7 (18.42%) CSS
11 6 (15.79%) DB2
11 6 (15.79%) SAS
11 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
12 5 (13.16%) INSURE/90
12 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (13.16%) iSeries
12 5 (13.16%) RPG/400
12 5 (13.16%) RPG IV
12 5 (13.16%) Scrum
12 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
12 5 (13.16%) RPG
12 5 (13.16%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (10.53%) IBM
13 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (15.79%) SAS
2 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (7.89%) Fireworks
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.53%) JMeter
3 3 (7.89%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 25 (65.79%) Banking
2 23 (60.53%) Telecoms
3 22 (57.89%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) CSS
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) J2EE
2 4 (10.53%) JPA
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.53%) Spring
2 4 (10.53%) JSF
2 4 (10.53%) Ajax
2 4 (10.53%) Java EE
2 4 (10.53%) Spring Web Flow
3 3 (7.89%) jQuery
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) CSS3
3 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) iSeries
2 4 (10.53%) AS400
3 3 (7.89%) Human Factors
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Validation
2 12 (31.58%) Automation Testing
3 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Web Development
7 4 (10.53%) Load Testing
7 4 (10.53%) SDLC
8 3 (7.89%) Information Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Usability Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Data Management
8 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Customer Intelligence
9 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
10 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) RPG
3 5 (13.16%) RPG/400
3 5 (13.16%) RPG IV
4 4 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Degree
2 11 (28.95%) ISEB
2 11 (28.95%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (10.53%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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