The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 209 294 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.89% 22.86% 22.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.21% 23.26% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 202 258 205
Median salary £33,173 £31,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £21,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £39,100
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +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
1034 1264 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.38% 98.29% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 936 1103 913
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 127 £30,750 -2.38% 20
Newport -2 56 £35,000 - 3
Bridgend -7 9 £35,000 +50.53% 1
Caerphilly +11 5 £20,000 +21.21%
Neath Port Talbot -10 2 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Torfaen -15 2 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £20,000 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 192 (46.94%) Finance
2 131 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (26.65%) SQL
4 87 (21.27%) Business Analysis
5 83 (20.29%) Degree
5 83 (20.29%) SDLC
6 75 (18.34%) Microsoft
6 75 (18.34%) ISEB
7 70 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (16.87%) ITIL
9 51 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
10 43 (10.51%) MS Excel
11 40 (9.78%) Advertising
12 39 (9.54%) Windows
13 38 (9.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 36 (8.80%) MS Office
15 35 (8.56%) Incident Management
16 33 (8.07%) Waterfall
17 32 (7.82%) SQL Server
18 31 (7.58%) UML
18 31 (7.58%) Project Management
19 30 (7.33%) Active Directory
19 30 (7.33%) Scrum
20 29 (7.09%) User Stories
20 29 (7.09%) Use Case
21 28 (6.85%) Systems Analysis
21 28 (6.85%) Data Modelling
22 27 (6.60%) Selenium
23 25 (6.11%) Validation
24 24 (5.87%) QA

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.71%) SAS
2 4 (0.98%) ColdFusion
2 4 (0.98%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.73%) Apache
3 3 (0.73%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.73%) CMS
3 3 (0.73%) IIS
3 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.73%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.49%) Confluence
4 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 43 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.80%) MS Office
3 13 (3.18%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) assyst
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) EQXanite
2 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.98%) SaaS
2 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.73%) Office 365
2 3 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.69%) Firewall
2 4 (0.98%) LAN
3 3 (0.73%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) VoIP
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.24%) SAN
5 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.71%) Big Data
4 7 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.47%) QlikView
5 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.22%) Apache Hive
6 5 (1.22%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.98%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.73%) OLAP
8 3 (0.73%) OLTP
8 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.73%) Pentaho
8 3 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (0.73%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.49%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (6.60%) Selenium
2 10 (2.44%) SoapUI
3 8 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.71%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.98%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.98%) JMeter
6 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.98%) Subversion
6 4 (0.98%) Toad
6 4 (0.98%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.73%) JBehave
7 3 (0.73%) Ranorex
7 3 (0.73%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.49%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.49%) JIRA
8 2 (0.49%) MSTest
8 2 (0.49%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (0.49%) VersionOne
General
1 192 (46.94%) Finance
2 40 (9.78%) Advertising
3 13 (3.18%) Marketing
4 12 (2.93%) Banking
5 10 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.71%) Retail
7 5 (1.22%) Legal
8 4 (0.98%) Billing
9 3 (0.73%) Law
9 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.13%) .NET
2 15 (3.67%) Web Services
3 12 (2.93%) XML
4 10 (2.44%) SOAP
5 5 (1.22%) jQuery
6 4 (0.98%) Ajax
6 4 (0.98%) Hibernate
6 4 (0.98%) HTML
6 4 (0.98%) J2EE
6 4 (0.98%) Struts
7 3 (0.73%) REST
8 2 (0.49%) Middleware
8 2 (0.49%) WCF
9 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.24%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (0.24%) CGI
9 1 (0.24%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.24%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (0.24%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.16%) User Experience
3 16 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.42%) iSeries
5 10 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.96%) Fintech
7 7 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.73%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.73%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.49%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.49%) Replication
11 1 (0.24%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.24%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.24%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.54%) Windows
2 18 (4.40%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.91%) Windows 7
4 12 (2.93%) Linux
5 7 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.22%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.98%) Android
7 4 (0.98%) Unix
7 4 (0.98%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (0.73%) Solaris
8 3 (0.73%) VyOS
9 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.49%) CentOS
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (21.27%) Business Analysis
3 83 (20.29%) SDLC
4 70 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 69 (16.87%) ITIL
6 38 (9.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (8.56%) Incident Management
8 33 (8.07%) Waterfall
9 31 (7.58%) Project Management
9 31 (7.58%) UML
10 30 (7.33%) Scrum
11 29 (7.09%) Use Case
11 29 (7.09%) User Stories
12 28 (6.85%) Data Modelling
12 28 (6.85%) Systems Analysis
13 25 (6.11%) Validation
14 21 (5.13%) Wireframes
15 19 (4.65%) Software Testing
15 19 (4.65%) Test Scripting
16 16 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 109 (26.65%) SQL
2 23 (5.62%) C#
2 23 (5.62%) Java
3 10 (2.44%) C++
3 10 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.20%) C
5 7 (1.71%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.47%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.73%) Ruby
7 3 (0.73%) Scala
7 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.73%) VB
8 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.49%) Korn
8 2 (0.49%) Perl
8 2 (0.49%) PHP
8 2 (0.49%) Python
8 2 (0.49%) R
8 2 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (20.29%) Degree
2 75 (18.34%) ISEB
3 23 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (4.16%) ISTQB
5 13 (3.18%) IIBA
6 10 (2.44%) CBAP
7 4 (0.98%) CCNA
7 4 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.98%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.49%) MCP
10 1 (0.24%) CCENT
10 1 (0.24%) CEH
10 1 (0.24%) CISSP
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.87%) QA
2 16 (3.91%) SLA
3 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (0.98%) SCCM
2 3 (0.73%) Nagios
3 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.24%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.24%) Nessus
4 1 (0.24%) Nmap
Vendors
1 75 (18.34%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.91%) Oracle
3 14 (3.42%) VMware
4 10 (2.44%) SAP
5 9 (2.20%) IBM
6 6 (1.47%) Cisco
6 6 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.22%) Dell
7 5 (1.22%) Remedy
7 5 (1.22%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.98%) Citrix
8 4 (0.98%) Guidewire
8 4 (0.98%) Rally
9 3 (0.73%) Alterian
9 3 (0.73%) Intel
9 3 (0.73%) NetApp
9 3 (0.73%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.73%) Splunk
9 3 (0.73%) Vyatta
10 2 (0.49%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 9% Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + 2,500 Shift Allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Airbus Group Careers
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per week
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + shares + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 6% Pension, 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £32000.00 per annum + shares + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Oxford Computer Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago