The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 227 231 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.36% 22.47% 22.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.14% 23.10% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 202 204 200
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,783 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1000 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.65% 97.28% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 817 908 789
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Analyst
Wales

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +2 160 £33,500 -4.28% 25
Newport +21 31 £30,000 -7.69% 9
Caerphilly -9 9 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Torfaen +5 2 £29,500 +18.00% 1
Bridgend -17 2 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Monmouthshire -1 1 £21,000 -19.23%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £32,500 - 1
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 139 (34.66%) SQL
2 96 (23.94%) Degree
3 84 (20.95%) Unit Testing
3 84 (20.95%) Telecoms
3 84 (20.95%) Banking
4 81 (20.20%) Finance
4 81 (20.20%) Microsoft
5 69 (17.21%) XML
6 63 (15.71%) ITIL
7 60 (14.96%) Java
8 58 (14.46%) Windows
9 56 (13.97%) SQL Server
10 54 (13.47%) MS Excel
11 49 (12.22%) Web Services
12 45 (11.22%) Test Scripting
13 44 (10.97%) ISEB
14 43 (10.72%) RPG
15 42 (10.47%) HTML
15 42 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (10.47%) RPG IV
16 41 (10.22%) J2EE
17 37 (9.23%) .NET
18 36 (8.98%) Hibernate
19 34 (8.48%) User Acceptance Testing
20 33 (8.23%) Automated Testing
21 32 (7.98%) QA
22 30 (7.48%) Active Directory
22 30 (7.48%) IBM
23 29 (7.23%) MS Office
24 28 (6.98%) Oracle

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (5.49%) Tomcat
2 21 (5.24%) WebSphere
3 19 (4.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (4.24%) IIS
5 14 (3.49%) CMS
6 13 (3.24%) Commerce Server
7 12 (2.99%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.24%) Apache
9 8 (2.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.75%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.50%) Lync
12 5 (1.25%) Confluence
12 5 (1.25%) LiveCycle
12 5 (1.25%) FileNet
13 3 (0.75%) SAS
14 2 (0.50%) Mule
14 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
15 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
15 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 54 (13.47%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.23%) MS Office
3 8 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.75%) MS Project
5 5 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (5.99%) INSURE/90
2 9 (2.24%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.49%) Internet
2 17 (4.24%) DNS
2 17 (4.24%) Firewall
3 12 (2.99%) SAN
4 11 (2.74%) NAS
5 9 (2.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.25%) VoIP
7 4 (1.00%) LAN
7 4 (1.00%) WAN
7 4 (1.00%) DHCP
7 4 (1.00%) FTP
7 4 (1.00%) Wireless
7 4 (1.00%) Intranet
8 3 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.75%) LDAP
9 2 (0.50%) HTTP
9 2 (0.50%) SSL
9 2 (0.50%) Network Security
9 2 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.99%) DB2
3 22 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.24%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.25%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.25%) MySQL
9 4 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.50%) MS Access
11 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 19 (4.74%) Eclipse
2 18 (4.49%) Rational Application Developer
3 16 (3.99%) Selenium
4 15 (3.74%) JIRA
5 14 (3.49%) Maven
5 14 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.24%) SoapUI
7 12 (2.99%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.99%) Hudson
8 11 (2.74%) WebDriver
9 10 (2.49%) JBehave
10 7 (1.75%) Subversion
10 7 (1.75%) Ant
11 6 (1.50%) JUnit
12 4 (1.00%) CruiseControl
12 4 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.75%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.75%) ClearQuest
13 3 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 84 (20.95%) Telecoms
1 84 (20.95%) Banking
2 81 (20.20%) Finance
3 14 (3.49%) Advertising
4 13 (3.24%) Billing
5 6 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.50%) Marketing
6 5 (1.25%) Military
7 3 (0.75%) Welsh Language
7 3 (0.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) French Language
8 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (17.21%) XML
2 49 (12.22%) Web Services
3 42 (10.47%) HTML
4 41 (10.22%) J2EE
5 37 (9.23%) .NET
6 36 (8.98%) Hibernate
7 27 (6.73%) Spring
8 25 (6.23%) JSP
9 23 (5.74%) CSS
10 17 (4.24%) SOAP
11 14 (3.49%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.24%) Struts
13 8 (2.00%) REST
14 6 (1.50%) XSLT
14 6 (1.50%) Middleware
15 5 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (1.25%) Ajax
15 5 (1.25%) JSF
16 4 (1.00%) EDI
17 3 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.24%) Management Information System
2 13 (3.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.50%) iSeries
3 6 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (1.25%) Digital Media
4 5 (1.25%) Open Source
4 5 (1.25%) PKI
4 5 (1.25%) IPTV
4 5 (1.25%) N-Tier
5 3 (0.75%) CMDB
5 3 (0.75%) Clustering
5 3 (0.75%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.75%) DTV
5 3 (0.75%) GIS
6 2 (0.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.50%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.46%) Windows
2 23 (5.74%) Linux
3 16 (3.99%) UNIX
4 12 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (2.74%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.74%) Android
5 11 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.75%) Solaris
7 6 (1.50%) Windows XP
7 6 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (20.95%) Unit Testing
2 63 (15.71%) ITIL
3 45 (11.22%) Test Scripting
4 42 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (8.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 33 (8.23%) Automated Testing
7 27 (6.73%) Migration
8 25 (6.23%) Business Analysis
9 24 (5.99%) Test Strategy
10 23 (5.74%) ETL
11 22 (5.49%) Data Migration
12 21 (5.24%) Scrum
13 20 (4.99%) Service Management
14 19 (4.74%) Project Management
14 19 (4.74%) RAD
15 16 (3.99%) PRINCE2
15 16 (3.99%) Software Testing
16 15 (3.74%) System Testing
16 15 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (3.24%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 139 (34.66%) SQL
2 60 (14.96%) Java
3 43 (10.72%) RPG
4 42 (10.47%) RPG IV
5 18 (4.49%) RPG/400
6 16 (3.99%) Groovy
7 15 (3.74%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.49%) VB
9 8 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.75%) XPath
10 7 (1.75%) XQuery
10 7 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.75%) Perl
10 7 (1.75%) C#
11 5 (1.25%) Scala
11 5 (1.25%) Clojure
11 5 (1.25%) VB6
11 5 (1.25%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.75%) Korn
12 3 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (23.94%) Degree
2 44 (10.97%) ISEB
3 20 (4.99%) ISTQB
4 18 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (4.24%) MCSE
5 17 (4.24%) MCP
6 16 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.49%) SAP Certification
8 12 (2.99%) Security Cleared
9 9 (2.24%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.00%) CISSP
11 4 (1.00%) MCSA
12 2 (0.50%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.50%) RHCE
12 2 (0.50%) OCP
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.50%) CCNA
12 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.50%) GIAC
12 2 (0.50%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.98%) QA
2 26 (6.48%) SLA
3 14 (3.49%) ISO 9001
3 14 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) GxP
System Software
1 30 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.99%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.75%) XenApp
4 3 (0.75%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.75%) OpenSSO
2 3 (0.75%) SCCM
2 3 (0.75%) SCOM
3 2 (0.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 81 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.48%) IBM
3 28 (6.98%) Oracle
3 28 (6.98%) VMware
4 23 (5.74%) Cisco
5 20 (4.99%) HP
6 17 (4.24%) SAP
7 12 (2.99%) Guidewire
8 11 (2.74%) Google
8 11 (2.74%) Symantec
9 10 (2.49%) Veritas
10 9 (2.24%) Citrix
11 6 (1.50%) JBoss
12 5 (1.25%) Twitter
12 5 (1.25%) Casewise
12 5 (1.25%) Adobe
13 4 (1.00%) Borland
13 4 (1.00%) Apple
13 4 (1.00%) Remedy
13 4 (1.00%) Blue Coat
South Wales
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £43 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25 - £30 per annum + Staff Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Healthcare + Bonuses
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £15 - £119 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago