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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 209 226 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.33% 18.62% 23.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.68% 19.06% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 187 210 243
Median salary £34,750 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £23,928
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +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
1119 1186 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.16% 97.69% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1004 950
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +2 139 £32,500 -4.41% 13
Newport 0 37 £35,000 -
Bridgend -11 11 £15,250 -56.42% 5
Torfaen +2 8 £26,000 -15.44%
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £40,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,990 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 180 (39.91%) Finance
2 157 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (27.05%) SQL
4 85 (18.85%) ISEB
5 83 (18.40%) Business Analysis
6 82 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 69 (15.30%) SDLC
7 69 (15.30%) Degree
7 69 (15.30%) Microsoft
8 62 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (12.64%) Advertising
10 55 (12.20%) Windows
11 52 (11.53%) ITIL
11 52 (11.53%) Test Scripting
12 51 (11.31%) SQL Server
13 45 (9.98%) MS Excel
14 43 (9.53%) QA
15 38 (8.43%) Oracle
15 38 (8.43%) Waterfall
16 37 (8.20%) Use Case
17 34 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
17 34 (7.54%) ISTQB
18 32 (7.10%) Scrum
19 30 (6.65%) Selenium
20 29 (6.43%) SOAP
20 29 (6.43%) Active Directory
21 28 (6.21%) Project Management
21 28 (6.21%) Telecoms
21 28 (6.21%) User Stories
22 27 (5.99%) SLA

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 9 (2.00%) Apache
2 7 (1.55%) IIS
2 7 (1.55%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (1.11%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.89%) CMS
4 4 (0.89%) SAS
4 4 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (0.89%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.44%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.99%) MS Office
3 16 (3.55%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.67%) SPSS
6 1 (0.22%) EViews
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) EQXanite
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.88%) PaaS
2 10 (2.22%) SaaS
3 3 (0.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.33%) Firewall
2 4 (0.89%) Internet
2 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.67%) SAN
4 2 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.44%) LAN
5 1 (0.22%) DHCP
5 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.22%) NAS
5 1 (0.22%) VLAN
5 1 (0.22%) VoIP
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) WebEx
5 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.21%) Big Data
3 15 (3.33%) Data Mining
4 13 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.55%) OLAP
8 7 (1.55%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.11%) SQLPlus
10 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.89%) OLTP
10 4 (0.89%) QlikView
10 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (6.65%) Selenium
2 22 (4.88%) SoapUI
3 10 (2.22%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.11%) JBehave
5 5 (1.11%) SpecFlow
5 5 (1.11%) Subversion
6 4 (0.89%) JMeter
6 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.89%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.44%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.44%) JIRA
7 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.22%) Toad
8 1 (0.22%) Trac
General
1 180 (39.91%) Finance
2 57 (12.64%) Advertising
3 28 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.66%) Marketing
5 11 (2.44%) Banking
6 8 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.55%) Electronics
8 5 (1.11%) Legal
9 4 (0.89%) Billing
9 4 (0.89%) Games
10 3 (0.67%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Retail
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.43%) SOAP
2 18 (3.99%) .NET
2 18 (3.99%) Web Services
3 15 (3.33%) XML
4 10 (2.22%) REST
5 5 (1.11%) HTML
6 4 (0.89%) Hibernate
6 4 (0.89%) J2EE
6 4 (0.89%) Struts
7 3 (0.67%) COM
8 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.44%) jQuery
8 2 (0.44%) Middleware
9 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.22%) Ajax
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.22%) CGI
9 1 (0.22%) MDX
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (0.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.44%) User Experience
3 10 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.55%) Fintech
5 6 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.44%) CMDB
9 2 (0.44%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.44%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.44%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.44%) Statistics
10 1 (0.22%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (12.20%) Windows
2 25 (5.54%) Linux
3 23 (5.10%) Unix
4 22 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.44%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.33%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.11%) Solaris
10 5 (1.11%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.22%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (18.40%) Business Analysis
3 69 (15.30%) SDLC
4 62 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (11.53%) ITIL
5 52 (11.53%) Test Scripting
6 38 (8.43%) Waterfall
7 37 (8.20%) Use Case
8 34 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 32 (7.10%) Scrum
10 28 (6.21%) Project Management
10 28 (6.21%) User Stories
11 26 (5.76%) UML
12 25 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (4.43%) Functional Testing
14 20 (4.43%) Migration
15 19 (4.21%) Non-Functional Testing
15 19 (4.21%) Software Testing
16 18 (3.99%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 122 (27.05%) SQL
2 24 (5.32%) Java
3 19 (4.21%) C#
4 9 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.33%) C
5 6 (1.33%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.11%) Ruby
7 3 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.67%) R
8 2 (0.44%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) COBOL
9 1 (0.22%) JCL
9 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.22%) Pascal
9 1 (0.22%) Scala
9 1 (0.22%) VB
9 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (18.85%) ISEB
2 69 (15.30%) Degree
3 34 (7.54%) ISTQB
4 17 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (3.10%) IIBA
6 12 (2.66%) CBAP
7 11 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.11%) CISMP
9 3 (0.67%) CCNA
9 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.44%) CISA
10 2 (0.44%) CISM
10 2 (0.44%) CISSP
10 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.22%) PMP
11 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.53%) QA
2 27 (5.99%) SLA
3 7 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.44%) Snort
3 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.22%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.22%) vCloud
4 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.89%) SCCM
3 3 (0.67%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.22%) BMC Marimba
5 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.22%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.43%) Oracle
3 12 (2.66%) SAP
4 11 (2.44%) VMware
5 9 (2.00%) IBM
6 8 (1.77%) Remedy
7 7 (1.55%) Citrix
7 7 (1.55%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.33%) Cisco
8 6 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.89%) Alterian
9 4 (0.89%) Guidewire
9 4 (0.89%) Informatica
9 4 (0.89%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.67%) Tableau
11 2 (0.44%) Apple
11 2 (0.44%) Avaya
11 2 (0.44%) HP
11 2 (0.44%) LogRhythm
11 2 (0.44%) Splunk
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