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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 255 255 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.93% 21.46% 20.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.57% 22.29% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 217 222 171
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,783 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1082 1144 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.30% 96.30% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1030 824
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 0 131 £30,000 -7.69% 27
Newport -2 42 £33,000 -7.77% 4
Torfaen +2 14 £32,750 +19.09% 2
Caerphilly -1 6 £17,625 -44.26% 1
Bridgend +8 5 £35,000 +25.00%
Vale of Glamorgan +2 2 £17,500 -46.15%
Monmouthshire +1 2 £33,500 +31.37%
Glamorgan - 2 £32,250 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £32,000 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 190 (36.75%) Finance
2 164 (31.72%) SQL
3 101 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (18.57%) Microsoft
5 80 (15.47%) Degree
6 78 (15.09%) Oracle
7 77 (14.89%) Windows
8 74 (14.31%) Analytical Skills
9 72 (13.93%) SQL Server
10 70 (13.54%) ISEB
11 68 (13.15%) Business Analysis
12 62 (11.99%) User Acceptance Testing
13 57 (11.03%) MS Excel
14 52 (10.06%) XML
15 46 (8.90%) PL/SQL
16 45 (8.70%) ITIL
17 42 (8.12%) Test Scripting
18 40 (7.74%) Manufacturing
19 38 (7.35%) Oracle EBS
19 38 (7.35%) Oracle Applications
20 36 (6.96%) PRINCE2
20 36 (6.96%) Oracle 11i
21 34 (6.58%) Banking
21 34 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
21 34 (6.58%) Waterfall
21 34 (6.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
22 33 (6.38%) Java
23 32 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 31 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 30 (5.80%) Oracle Financials

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 13 (2.51%) SAS
2 10 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.55%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.55%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.16%) IIS
4 6 (1.16%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.97%) Apache
5 5 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.77%) CMS
7 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.39%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.19%) Lync
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 57 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.42%) MS Office
3 12 (2.32%) MS Project
4 11 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.77%) SPSS
6 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.39%) EViews
Business Applications
1 38 (7.35%) Oracle EBS
1 38 (7.35%) Oracle Applications
2 36 (6.96%) Oracle 11i
3 30 (5.80%) Oracle Financials
4 29 (5.61%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 26 (5.03%) Oracle General Ledger
6 25 (4.84%) Oracle Payables
6 25 (4.84%) Oracle Receivables
7 19 (3.68%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.19%) Cognos Controller
10 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.19%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.93%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) PaaS
2 2 (0.39%) GitHub
2 2 (0.39%) Basecamp
2 2 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.29%) Firewall
2 16 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.93%) LAN
4 9 (1.74%) WAN
5 8 (1.55%) DNS
6 7 (1.35%) SAN
6 7 (1.35%) VoIP
6 7 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.16%) DHCP
8 5 (0.97%) Wireless
8 5 (0.97%) NAS
9 4 (0.77%) Network Security
10 3 (0.58%) Internet
11 2 (0.39%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.39%) VLAN
11 2 (0.39%) SNMP
11 2 (0.39%) Intranet
12 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 32 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (5.80%) Oracle Discoverer
6 19 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
6 19 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (3.09%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.74%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.97%) MS Access
13 5 (0.97%) MySQL
14 4 (0.77%) Big Data
14 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.58%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
16 2 (0.39%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (2.13%) JIRA
2 10 (1.93%) JUnit
3 8 (1.55%) Selenium
4 7 (1.35%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.97%) SoapUI
6 5 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.77%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.77%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.77%) JMeter
7 4 (0.77%) Rational Functional Tester
8 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.58%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.39%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.39%) Spock
10 1 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.19%) Ant
10 1 (0.19%) WATIR
General
1 190 (36.75%) Finance
2 40 (7.74%) Manufacturing
3 34 (6.58%) Banking
4 23 (4.45%) Telecoms
5 21 (4.06%) Advertising
5 21 (4.06%) Marketing
6 5 (0.97%) Retail
7 4 (0.77%) Billing
7 4 (0.77%) Law
7 4 (0.77%) Legal
8 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.58%) Automotive
9 2 (0.39%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (10.06%) XML
2 29 (5.61%) .NET
3 15 (2.90%) Web Services
4 10 (1.93%) HTML
5 8 (1.55%) J2EE
5 8 (1.55%) Hibernate
6 6 (1.16%) WinForms
6 6 (1.16%) CSS
7 5 (0.97%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.97%) COM
8 4 (0.77%) Struts
8 4 (0.77%) Spring
8 4 (0.77%) JSF
8 4 (0.77%) Ajax
8 4 (0.77%) Java EE
8 4 (0.77%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (0.77%) JPA
9 3 (0.58%) WPF
9 3 (0.58%) RESTful
10 2 (0.39%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 74 (14.31%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.09%) Mathematics
3 13 (2.51%) Statistics
3 13 (2.51%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.13%) Blog
5 7 (1.35%) IPTV
5 7 (1.35%) User Experience
5 7 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (1.35%) Digital Media
6 5 (0.97%) Algorithms
6 5 (0.97%) Credit Risk
6 5 (0.97%) Graphic Design
6 5 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.77%) AS400
7 4 (0.77%) iPad
7 4 (0.77%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.58%) Open Source
8 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.58%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.58%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 77 (14.89%) Windows
2 17 (3.29%) Linux
3 16 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 14 (2.71%) Windows XP
6 11 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.93%) UNIX
8 6 (1.16%) Android
8 6 (1.16%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (13.15%) Business Analysis
3 62 (11.99%) User Acceptance Testing
4 45 (8.70%) ITIL
5 42 (8.12%) Test Scripting
6 36 (6.96%) PRINCE2
7 34 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (6.58%) Waterfall
8 26 (5.03%) Mentoring
8 26 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (4.84%) User Stories
10 24 (4.64%) System Testing
11 23 (4.45%) Automated Testing
11 23 (4.45%) Project Management
12 20 (3.87%) Validation
12 20 (3.87%) Test Strategy
13 18 (3.48%) GAP Analysis
14 16 (3.09%) Scrum
14 16 (3.09%) Market Research
14 16 (3.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 164 (31.72%) SQL
2 46 (8.90%) PL/SQL
3 33 (6.38%) Java
4 23 (4.45%) T-SQL
5 21 (4.06%) VBA
6 19 (3.68%) C#
7 16 (3.09%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.51%) C++
9 10 (1.93%) Groovy
10 8 (1.55%) C
11 7 (1.35%) Delphi
12 5 (0.97%) Perl
13 3 (0.58%) RPG
13 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.58%) RPG IV
14 2 (0.39%) R
14 2 (0.39%) Erlang
14 2 (0.39%) Scala
14 2 (0.39%) Python
14 2 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 80 (15.47%) Degree
2 70 (13.54%) ISEB
3 21 (4.06%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.97%) CCNA
5 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.97%) APMG
6 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.58%) CCENT
6 3 (0.58%) CISSP
6 3 (0.58%) MCSE
6 3 (0.58%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.39%) CEH
7 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.39%) MCP
7 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) IIBA
8 1 (0.19%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.68%) QA
2 13 (2.51%) SLA
3 6 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.58%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.13%) VirtualBox
3 6 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.97%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.77%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.97%) SCCM
2 4 (0.77%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.58%) SCOM
3 3 (0.58%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.39%) Nessus
4 2 (0.39%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.39%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 96 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 78 (15.09%) Oracle
3 22 (4.26%) VMware
4 16 (3.09%) Cisco
5 11 (2.13%) Citrix
5 11 (2.13%) T-Plan
6 10 (1.93%) Business Objects
6 10 (1.93%) Cognos
7 9 (1.74%) SAP
8 8 (1.55%) IBM
8 8 (1.55%) NetApp
9 7 (1.35%) Google
10 6 (1.16%) Lotus
10 6 (1.16%) HP
11 5 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (0.97%) Apple
12 4 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.77%) Casewise
12 4 (0.77%) Guidewire
13 3 (0.58%) LANDesk
Blackwood, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £37,000 - £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 32,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago