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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 232 223 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.56% 18.72% 23.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.83% 19.32% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 207 199 213
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,783
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
1170 1154 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.65% 96.89% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1009 832
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -1 124 £30,500 -12.85% 13
Newport +3 61 £35,000 -5.40% 3
Torfaen +11 17 £30,000 - 1
Neath Port Talbot - 8 £40,000 -
Bridgend -14 5 £25,125 +9.23% 6
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £21,990 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 167 (37.53%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (33.93%) Finance
3 127 (28.54%) SQL
4 80 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (17.75%) ISEB
6 71 (15.96%) Windows
7 68 (15.28%) Business Analysis
8 67 (15.06%) Microsoft
9 61 (13.71%) Degree
10 57 (12.81%) Test Scripting
11 56 (12.58%) SQL Server
12 52 (11.69%) ITIL
13 49 (11.01%) Advertising
13 49 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
14 48 (10.79%) Scrum
15 46 (10.34%) Oracle
16 45 (10.11%) MS Excel
16 45 (10.11%) SDLC
17 44 (9.89%) QA
18 40 (8.99%) Waterfall
19 37 (8.31%) SLA
20 36 (8.09%) SOAP
20 36 (8.09%) Telecoms
21 34 (7.64%) Use Case
21 34 (7.64%) ISTQB
22 32 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
23 31 (6.97%) Linux
23 31 (6.97%) MS Office
24 30 (6.74%) Selenium
25 29 (6.52%) Active Directory

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 8 (1.80%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.57%) SAS
3 6 (1.35%) Apache
3 6 (1.35%) IIS
4 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.67%) CMS
5 3 (0.67%) ColdFusion
5 3 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.67%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.97%) MS Office
3 10 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) EViews
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.47%) PaaS
2 9 (2.02%) SaaS
3 5 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.67%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.60%) Firewall
2 7 (1.57%) SAN
3 5 (1.12%) NAS
3 5 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.67%) Internet
4 3 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.45%) LAN
6 1 (0.22%) DHCP
6 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.22%) HTTP
6 1 (0.22%) LDAP
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) VLAN
6 1 (0.22%) VoIP
6 1 (0.22%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) WAN
6 1 (0.22%) WebEx
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.60%) Big Data
3 14 (3.15%) Data Mining
4 13 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (2.02%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.35%) SQLPlus
9 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.90%) OLAP
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.90%) SAS EBI
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.67%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 30 (6.74%) Selenium
2 24 (5.39%) SoapUI
3 12 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.35%) JBehave
4 6 (1.35%) Subversion
5 4 (0.90%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.90%) JMeter
5 4 (0.90%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.67%) ClearQuest
6 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.67%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.45%) JIRA
7 2 (0.45%) Toad
8 1 (0.22%) Ant
8 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.22%) Hudson
8 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.22%) Trac
General
1 151 (33.93%) Finance
2 49 (11.01%) Advertising
3 36 (8.09%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.17%) Marketing
5 14 (3.15%) Banking
6 13 (2.92%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.25%) Electronics
8 4 (0.90%) Billing
9 3 (0.67%) Games
10 2 (0.45%) Law
10 2 (0.45%) Retail
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.09%) SOAP
2 23 (5.17%) .NET
3 19 (4.27%) Web Services
4 16 (3.60%) XML
5 12 (2.70%) REST
6 7 (1.57%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.35%) Hibernate
7 6 (1.35%) HTML
8 5 (1.12%) J2EE
9 4 (0.90%) COM
9 4 (0.90%) Struts
10 3 (0.67%) Ajax
10 3 (0.67%) jQuery
11 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.45%) CSS
11 2 (0.45%) Middleware
11 2 (0.45%) Spring
12 1 (0.22%) CGI
12 1 (0.22%) XSD
12 1 (0.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 80 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.80%) Fintech
4 7 (1.57%) User Experience
5 6 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (1.12%) iSeries
7 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.67%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.45%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.45%) CMDB
9 2 (0.45%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.45%) Statistics
10 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 71 (15.96%) Windows
2 31 (6.97%) Linux
3 29 (6.52%) Windows Server
4 26 (5.84%) Unix
5 20 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (3.82%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.35%) Solaris
10 5 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.90%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (37.53%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (15.28%) Business Analysis
3 57 (12.81%) Test Scripting
4 52 (11.69%) ITIL
5 49 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (10.79%) Scrum
7 45 (10.11%) SDLC
8 40 (8.99%) Waterfall
9 34 (7.64%) Use Case
10 32 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (6.29%) User Stories
12 25 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (5.17%) Software Testing
14 22 (4.94%) UML
15 21 (4.72%) Project Management
16 20 (4.49%) Automated Testing
16 20 (4.49%) Data Modelling
16 20 (4.49%) Unit Testing
17 18 (4.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 127 (28.54%) SQL
2 25 (5.62%) Java
3 20 (4.49%) C#
4 9 (2.02%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.57%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.35%) C
6 6 (1.35%) Ruby
7 5 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.12%) RPG
8 4 (0.90%) RPG IV
8 4 (0.90%) RPG/400
9 3 (0.67%) R
10 1 (0.22%) C++
10 1 (0.22%) COBOL
10 1 (0.22%) JCL
10 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.22%) Pascal
10 1 (0.22%) VB
10 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (17.75%) ISEB
2 61 (13.71%) Degree
3 34 (7.64%) ISTQB
4 23 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.02%) CBAP
6 9 (2.02%) IIBA
7 7 (1.57%) CISMP
8 4 (0.90%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.67%) CISA
9 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.67%) CISM
9 3 (0.67%) CISSP
9 3 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.45%) CCNA
11 1 (0.22%) CCENT
11 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.89%) QA
2 37 (8.31%) SLA
3 14 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.90%) ISO22301
System Software
1 29 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.12%) vCloud
4 3 (0.67%) Snort
5 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.22%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.12%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.67%) Rundeck
3 3 (0.67%) SCCM
4 1 (0.22%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.22%) ThinApp
4 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (15.06%) Microsoft
2 46 (10.34%) Oracle
3 21 (4.72%) SAP
4 18 (4.04%) VMware
5 12 (2.70%) IBM
6 11 (2.47%) Remedy
7 10 (2.25%) HP
8 8 (1.80%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.57%) Cisco
10 6 (1.35%) Citrix
10 6 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.12%) 3PAR
11 5 (1.12%) Brocade
11 5 (1.12%) NetApp
11 5 (1.12%) Symantec
12 4 (0.90%) EMC
12 4 (0.90%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.90%) Informatica
12 4 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.67%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £50k p.a. with Life & Pension experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: Up to £38k plus benefits experience depending
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran, Wales
AWD online
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago