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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 231 253 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.80% 22.69% 20.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.28% 23.60% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 217 234 190
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1198 1072 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.48% 96.14% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 937 907
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -3 140 £33,173 +10.57% 23
Newport -4 42 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Torfaen -5 23 £30,000 +1.69% 1
Bridgend +13 22 £29,500 -43.80% 2
Glamorgan - 3 £35,000 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 216 (46.45%) Finance
2 148 (31.83%) SQL
3 113 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (18.71%) Microsoft
5 79 (16.99%) Windows
6 75 (16.13%) Business Analysis
6 75 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
7 74 (15.91%) SDLC
7 74 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
8 71 (15.27%) Degree
9 58 (12.47%) ISEB
10 54 (11.61%) SQL Server
11 52 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 48 (10.32%) MS Excel
13 45 (9.68%) Oracle
14 41 (8.82%) Scrum
15 38 (8.17%) Linux
16 36 (7.74%) Active Directory
17 34 (7.31%) MS Office
18 33 (7.10%) ITIL
18 33 (7.10%) Banking
18 33 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 32 (6.88%) Selenium
20 31 (6.67%) Project Management
20 31 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
21 29 (6.24%) Advertising
21 29 (6.24%) UNIX
21 29 (6.24%) .NET
22 28 (6.02%) Dashboard Development
23 26 (5.59%) QA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (4.52%) SAS
2 10 (2.15%) IIS
3 9 (1.94%) Apache
3 9 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.51%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.51%) IBM Notes
4 7 (1.51%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.08%) Node.js
7 4 (0.86%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.86%) JBoss
8 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.43%) Lync
9 2 (0.43%) CMS
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.22%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 48 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.31%) MS Office
3 18 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.51%) MS Project
6 3 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.65%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (2.15%) Oracle 11i
1 10 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (2.15%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (1.72%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 7 (1.51%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (1.29%) WebTrends
6 5 (1.08%) INSURE/90
7 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.80%) SaaS
2 8 (1.72%) PaaS
3 6 (1.29%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.43%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.80%) VoIP
1 13 (2.80%) Firewall
2 11 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.94%) HTTP
4 7 (1.51%) DHCP
5 6 (1.29%) DNS
5 6 (1.29%) Internet
6 4 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.86%) LAN
7 3 (0.65%) SAN
8 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.43%) VLAN
8 2 (0.43%) WAN
9 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.22%) VPN
9 1 (0.22%) Network Security
9 1 (0.22%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.22%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.37%) Big Data
7 10 (2.15%) Data Mining
7 10 (2.15%) Oracle Discoverer
8 8 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (1.51%) DB2
10 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.08%) Cognos Powerplay
11 5 (1.08%) Cognos Query Studio
11 5 (1.08%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 5 (1.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (1.08%) Cognos Transformer
11 5 (1.08%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (1.08%) OLAP
12 4 (0.86%) MS Access
12 4 (0.86%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 32 (6.88%) Selenium
2 17 (3.66%) Cucumber
3 13 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.51%) Behat
4 7 (1.51%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.51%) JIRA
5 6 (1.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.29%) Subversion
6 5 (1.08%) JMeter
7 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.65%) Maven
8 3 (0.65%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.65%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.43%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.22%) Toad
10 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
General
1 216 (46.45%) Finance
2 33 (7.10%) Banking
3 29 (6.24%) Advertising
4 25 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.73%) Marketing
6 15 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.51%) Retail
7 7 (1.51%) Automotive
8 4 (0.86%) Back Office
9 3 (0.65%) Legal
9 3 (0.65%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.24%) .NET
2 20 (4.30%) Web Services
3 17 (3.66%) XML
4 10 (2.15%) HTML
4 10 (2.15%) RESTful
5 9 (1.94%) REST
6 8 (1.72%) AngularJS
6 8 (1.72%) SOAP
7 6 (1.29%) jQuery
8 4 (0.86%) HTML5
8 4 (0.86%) WinForms
8 4 (0.86%) CSS
8 4 (0.86%) J2EE
9 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.65%) COM
9 3 (0.65%) Zend Framework
9 3 (0.65%) JSON
9 3 (0.65%) Mojolicious
9 3 (0.65%) CSS3
10 2 (0.43%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.30%) iSeries
3 13 (2.80%) AS400
4 10 (2.15%) User Experience
5 9 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.51%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.29%) Statistics
8 5 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.08%) FMCG
9 4 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.65%) Health Informatics
10 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.65%) Informatics
10 3 (0.65%) Life Science
10 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.65%) Human Factors
10 3 (0.65%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.65%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.99%) Windows
2 38 (8.17%) Linux
3 29 (6.24%) UNIX
4 17 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (3.23%) Solaris
6 14 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (2.80%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.51%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.29%) Android
9 6 (1.29%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.65%) AIX
11 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.65%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (16.13%) Business Analysis
3 74 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
3 74 (15.91%) SDLC
4 41 (8.82%) Scrum
5 33 (7.10%) ITIL
6 31 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (6.67%) Project Management
7 28 (6.02%) Dashboard Development
8 24 (5.16%) Test Scripting
9 23 (4.95%) Test Automation
9 23 (4.95%) Automated Testing
9 23 (4.95%) Software Testing
10 21 (4.52%) PRINCE2
11 20 (4.30%) UML
11 20 (4.30%) Manual Testing
12 18 (3.87%) Automation Testing
13 17 (3.66%) User Stories
13 17 (3.66%) CRM
14 16 (3.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 148 (31.83%) SQL
2 19 (4.09%) Java
2 19 (4.09%) JavaScript
3 18 (3.87%) PHP
4 17 (3.66%) RPG
5 16 (3.44%) RPG IV
6 15 (3.23%) Perl
7 14 (3.01%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.58%) C#
8 12 (2.58%) Python
9 10 (2.15%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.29%) Ruby
10 6 (1.29%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.29%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.08%) VB
11 5 (1.08%) C
11 5 (1.08%) RPG/400
12 4 (0.86%) Groovy
12 4 (0.86%) COBOL
13 3 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 71 (15.27%) Degree
2 58 (12.47%) ISEB
3 20 (4.30%) ISTQB
4 18 (3.87%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.80%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.37%) ISEB Practitioner
7 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.51%) HND
8 5 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.86%) MCSE
10 3 (0.65%) APMG
10 3 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.43%) MCSA
11 2 (0.43%) CISSP
11 2 (0.43%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (0.43%) MCTS
11 2 (0.43%) MCITP
12 1 (0.22%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.59%) QA
2 18 (3.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.65%) vSphere
5 2 (0.43%) XenServer
5 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.29%) SCCM
3 3 (0.65%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.43%) WSUS
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 87 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.68%) Oracle
3 20 (4.30%) Cognos
4 16 (3.44%) MicroStrategy
5 12 (2.58%) VMware
6 8 (1.72%) Citrix
7 7 (1.51%) Lotus
7 7 (1.51%) HP
7 7 (1.51%) Casewise
8 6 (1.29%) Cisco
8 6 (1.29%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.08%) IBM
10 4 (0.86%) SAP
10 4 (0.86%) Borland
10 4 (0.86%) Perforce
10 4 (0.86%) Remedy
11 3 (0.65%) Google
11 3 (0.65%) Zend
11 3 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.65%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive Salary & excellent career development
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 23k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Welsh Water
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Welsh Water
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £15k - 18k per year + Shift allowance, bonus, Pension, Health care
Posted: 18 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago