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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 43 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 22 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.30% 6.43% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 6.57% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 20
Average salary £30,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.64% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,783 £34,725
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,783 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,813
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -0.74%
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
641 578 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.10% 97.80% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 543 470 536
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 £26,000
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%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 37 (72.55%) Degree
2 36 (70.59%) Banking
3 33 (64.71%) Telecoms
4 25 (49.02%) SQL
5 23 (45.10%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (37.25%) Unit Testing
7 16 (31.37%) Finance
8 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (25.49%) Validation
9 12 (23.53%) ISEB
9 12 (23.53%) ISTQB
9 12 (23.53%) Automation Testing
10 11 (21.57%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (17.65%) Data Management
12 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
12 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.69%) SAS
12 8 (15.69%) Struts
12 8 (15.69%) XML
12 8 (15.69%) Java
12 8 (15.69%) J2EE
13 7 (13.73%) Oracle
13 7 (13.73%) HTML
13 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
14 6 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
14 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
14 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
14 6 (11.76%) Release Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 8 (15.69%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (5.88%) Fireworks
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) OLTP
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) DB2
5 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.92%) Toad
General
1 36 (70.59%) Banking
2 33 (64.71%) Telecoms
3 16 (31.37%) Finance
4 4 (7.84%) Billing
5 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) J2EE
1 8 (15.69%) Struts
1 8 (15.69%) XML
1 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
2 7 (13.73%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) Servlets
3 4 (7.84%) DOM
3 4 (7.84%) XSLT
3 4 (7.84%) Web Services
3 4 (7.84%) Spring
3 4 (7.84%) Spring MVC
3 4 (7.84%) LINQ
3 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
3 4 (7.84%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (5.88%) CSS3
4 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.88%) jQuery
4 3 (5.88%) HTML5
4 3 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) User Experience
2 3 (5.88%) Statistics
2 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.88%) Human Factors
3 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.92%) Economics
4 1 (1.96%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (37.25%) Unit Testing
3 13 (25.49%) Validation
3 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.53%) Automation Testing
5 9 (17.65%) Data Management
6 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (11.76%) Release Management
6 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.76%) ETL
6 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
7 5 (9.80%) Manual Testing
7 5 (9.80%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) OOD
8 4 (7.84%) Migration
8 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) Java
3 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) RPG
6 1 (1.96%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.96%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 37 (72.55%) Degree
2 12 (23.53%) ISEB
2 12 (23.53%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) MicroStrategy
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) Guidewire
5 3 (5.88%) Adobe