The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 243 224 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.15% 22.36% 21.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.11% 23.16% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 214 199 201
Average salary £33,375 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,783 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Analyst
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1151 967 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.44% 96.51% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 803 922
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Analyst Salary Trend in South Wales

Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in South Wales

Analyst
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 151 £32,500 -4.41% 9
Newport -1 41 £37,000 +23.33% 2
Bridgend +13 15 £23,000 -17.85% 1
Torfaen -6 14 £30,000 +1.69% 1
Glamorgan - 9 £35,000 -
Caerphilly -12 1 £21,500 -28.33%
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

1 235 (46.08%) Finance
2 218 (42.75%) SQL
3 99 (19.41%) Degree
4 97 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
5 87 (17.06%) Oracle
6 85 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 77 (15.10%) Windows
8 73 (14.31%) Business Analysis
8 73 (14.31%) Analytical Skills
9 71 (13.92%) XML
10 66 (12.94%) SQL Server
11 65 (12.75%) Manufacturing
12 64 (12.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 62 (12.16%) Banking
13 62 (12.16%) PL/SQL
14 61 (11.96%) MS Excel
15 58 (11.37%) ISEB
16 56 (10.98%) Oracle Applications
16 56 (10.98%) Oracle EBS
17 54 (10.59%) Oracle 11i
18 52 (10.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 49 (9.61%) Oracle Discoverer
20 48 (9.41%) Oracle Financials
20 48 (9.41%) Oracle Manufacturing
21 44 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
22 43 (8.43%) Telecoms
23 41 (8.04%) .NET
24 38 (7.45%) ITIL
25 37 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 30 (5.88%) SAS
2 14 (2.75%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.75%) IIS
3 7 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.98%) CMS
5 5 (0.98%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.98%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.78%) Commerce Server
7 3 (0.59%) Apache
7 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.39%) Node.js
8 2 (0.39%) Lync
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.20%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 61 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (4.71%) MS Office
4 6 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.98%) MS Project
6 3 (0.59%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.59%) EViews
6 3 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.59%) SPSS
6 3 (0.59%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 56 (10.98%) Oracle EBS
1 56 (10.98%) Oracle Applications
2 54 (10.59%) Oracle 11i
3 48 (9.41%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 48 (9.41%) Oracle Financials
4 31 (6.08%) Oracle General Ledger
4 31 (6.08%) Oracle Payables
4 31 (6.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 27 (5.29%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (1.18%) SiteCatalyst
6 6 (1.18%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.98%) INSURE/90
7 5 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.20%) HFM
10 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.96%) SaaS
2 4 (0.78%) PaaS
3 2 (0.39%) Office 365
3 2 (0.39%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.14%) Firewall
2 12 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.96%) VoIP
4 8 (1.57%) Internet
5 7 (1.37%) HTTP
6 6 (1.18%) LAN
7 5 (0.98%) WAN
7 5 (0.98%) DHCP
7 5 (0.98%) DNS
7 5 (0.98%) VLAN
8 4 (0.78%) VPN
9 3 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.59%) SAN
10 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.20%) IPv4
11 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 64 (12.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (10.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 49 (9.61%) Oracle Discoverer
5 37 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (5.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (3.14%) Oracle Database
9 14 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (2.16%) Big Data
11 9 (1.76%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.18%) MS Access
14 6 (1.18%) OLAP
14 6 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
15 5 (0.98%) DB2
15 5 (0.98%) Cognos Powerplay
15 5 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (2.75%) Selenium
2 10 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.76%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.78%) JIRA
5 4 (0.78%) Behat
6 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.39%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.39%) Toad
7 2 (0.39%) Subversion
7 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.20%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.20%) JMeter
General
1 235 (46.08%) Finance
2 65 (12.75%) Manufacturing
3 62 (12.16%) Banking
4 43 (8.43%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.73%) Advertising
6 18 (3.53%) Marketing
7 12 (2.35%) Retail
8 11 (2.16%) Automotive
9 4 (0.78%) Billing
10 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.39%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (13.92%) XML
2 41 (8.04%) .NET
3 17 (3.33%) Web Services
4 14 (2.75%) HTML
5 10 (1.96%) J2EE
6 9 (1.76%) WinForms
7 8 (1.57%) Struts
7 8 (1.57%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.98%) AngularJS
8 5 (0.98%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.78%) CSS
9 4 (0.78%) Servlets
9 4 (0.78%) SOAP
9 4 (0.78%) Spring
9 4 (0.78%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.78%) DOM
9 4 (0.78%) XSLT
9 4 (0.78%) RESTful
9 4 (0.78%) HTML5
9 4 (0.78%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.31%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.75%) iSeries
3 12 (2.35%) AS400
4 11 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.76%) IPTV
5 9 (1.76%) Statistics
5 9 (1.76%) Digital Media
5 9 (1.76%) User Experience
6 7 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.37%) Fixed Income
7 5 (0.98%) FMCG
7 5 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.78%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.59%) Human Factors
9 3 (0.59%) Economics
9 3 (0.59%) Life Science
9 3 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.39%) PlayStation
10 2 (0.39%) CMDB
10 2 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.10%) Windows
2 23 (4.51%) UNIX
3 22 (4.31%) Linux
4 15 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.76%) Mac OS
6 9 (1.76%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.57%) Solaris
8 7 (1.37%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.59%) AIX
9 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.39%) Android
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.20%) OS/400
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
1 97 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (14.31%) Business Analysis
3 44 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (7.45%) ITIL
5 31 (6.08%) Manual Testing
6 27 (5.29%) Unit Testing
7 25 (4.90%) CRM
8 24 (4.71%) Waterfall
9 22 (4.31%) Systems Analysis
9 22 (4.31%) Mentoring
10 21 (4.12%) Automated Testing
11 20 (3.92%) UML
11 20 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (3.92%) Test Scripting
11 20 (3.92%) Analytics
12 19 (3.73%) Automation Testing
12 19 (3.73%) PRINCE2
12 19 (3.73%) Project Management
13 18 (3.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 218 (42.75%) SQL
2 62 (12.16%) PL/SQL
3 19 (3.73%) T-SQL
4 17 (3.33%) C#
5 16 (3.14%) Java
5 16 (3.14%) RPG
6 15 (2.94%) RPG IV
7 14 (2.75%) C
8 12 (2.35%) JavaScript
8 12 (2.35%) C++
8 12 (2.35%) VB.NET
9 8 (1.57%) PHP
10 6 (1.18%) VBA
10 6 (1.18%) VB
10 6 (1.18%) RPG/400
11 5 (0.98%) R
11 5 (0.98%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.78%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 99 (19.41%) Degree
2 58 (11.37%) ISEB
3 22 (4.31%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.37%) MCSE
5 7 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.98%) APMG
7 5 (0.98%) MCP
8 4 (0.78%) HND
8 4 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.59%) CCNA
9 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.39%) CCA
10 2 (0.39%) CISSP
10 2 (0.39%) MCSA
10 2 (0.39%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.71%) QA
2 10 (1.96%) SLA
3 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) Basel II
System Software
1 32 (6.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.76%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.59%) vSphere
5 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.20%) XenServer
6 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.18%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.18%) SCCM
2 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.39%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.20%) SCOM
3 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 87 (17.06%) Oracle
2 85 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.08%) MicroStrategy
4 28 (5.49%) Cognos
5 14 (2.75%) VMware
6 13 (2.55%) Cisco
7 11 (2.16%) Citrix
8 9 (1.76%) Google
9 8 (1.57%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.18%) HP
10 6 (1.18%) SAP
11 5 (0.98%) Lotus
12 4 (0.78%) IBM
12 4 (0.78%) Casewise
12 4 (0.78%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.78%) Remedy
13 3 (0.59%) Zend
13 3 (0.59%) Adobe
14 2 (0.39%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.39%) Symantec
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus company benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £37,000 - £40,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension and health cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Salary from £24,347 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum (Grade 6)
Posted: 20 days ago