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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 270 126 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.28% 15.09% 14.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.08% 16.01% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 239 115 116
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,783 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 787 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.53% 94.25% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 655 817
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 March 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 March 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 -1 164 £30,565 -8.76% 24
Newport +2 37 £35,000 +35.92% 8
Torfaen -5 15 £32,500 +8.33%
Bridgend +6 8 £24,500 -12.50% 2
Glamorgan - 6 £35,000 -
Caerphilly +6 5 £21,500 -23.21%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £18,000 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 230 (43.40%) Finance
2 219 (41.32%) SQL
3 98 (18.49%) Oracle
4 95 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (17.36%) Microsoft
6 91 (17.17%) Degree
7 85 (16.04%) Windows
8 83 (15.66%) XML
9 79 (14.91%) Business Intelligence
10 76 (14.34%) PL/SQL
11 74 (13.96%) SQL Server
12 73 (13.77%) Manufacturing
12 73 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
13 70 (13.21%) Business Analysis
14 69 (13.02%) Oracle Applications
14 69 (13.02%) Oracle EBS
15 67 (12.64%) Oracle 11i
16 65 (12.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 62 (11.70%) MS Excel
18 61 (11.51%) Oracle Discoverer
19 60 (11.32%) Oracle Financials
19 60 (11.32%) Oracle Manufacturing
20 55 (10.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 54 (10.19%) Banking
22 51 (9.62%) ISEB
23 47 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
24 44 (8.30%) ITIL
25 43 (8.11%) Oracle General Ledger
25 43 (8.11%) Oracle Payables
25 43 (8.11%) Oracle Receivables

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 22 (4.15%) SAS
2 15 (2.83%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.89%) IIS
4 8 (1.51%) IBM Notes
4 8 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.32%) CMS
6 6 (1.13%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.94%) Apache
7 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.75%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.38%) Lync
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 62 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.47%) MS Office
3 19 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.08%) MS Project
5 9 (1.70%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.57%) SPSS
6 3 (0.57%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.57%) EViews
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 69 (13.02%) Oracle EBS
1 69 (13.02%) Oracle Applications
2 67 (12.64%) Oracle 11i
3 60 (11.32%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 60 (11.32%) Oracle Financials
4 43 (8.11%) Oracle General Ledger
4 43 (8.11%) Oracle Payables
4 43 (8.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 38 (7.17%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.75%) INSURE/90
6 4 (0.75%) SiteCatalyst
6 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.75%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.19%) HFM
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.94%) SaaS
2 4 (0.75%) PaaS
3 2 (0.38%) Office 365
3 2 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.64%) Firewall
2 12 (2.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.70%) LAN
4 7 (1.32%) WAN
5 6 (1.13%) Internet
6 5 (0.94%) HTTP
6 5 (0.94%) DHCP
6 5 (0.94%) DNS
7 4 (0.75%) VPN
7 4 (0.75%) VoIP
7 4 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.75%) VLAN
8 3 (0.57%) SAN
9 2 (0.38%) Intranet
9 2 (0.38%) Network Security
10 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (13.96%) SQL Server
2 65 (12.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 61 (11.51%) Oracle Discoverer
4 55 (10.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (3.58%) Oracle Database
9 17 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.70%) Big Data
11 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.70%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.51%) MySQL
12 8 (1.51%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.94%) MS Access
14 4 (0.75%) Informix
14 4 (0.75%) OLAP
14 4 (0.75%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Selenium
2 8 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.75%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.75%) Rational Functional Tester
4 4 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.38%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.38%) Subversion
6 2 (0.38%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.38%) JUnit
7 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.19%) MSTest
7 1 (0.19%) JIRA
7 1 (0.19%) Toad
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 230 (43.40%) Finance
2 73 (13.77%) Manufacturing
3 54 (10.19%) Banking
4 39 (7.36%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.34%) Advertising
6 12 (2.26%) Marketing
7 9 (1.70%) Retail
8 6 (1.13%) Automotive
9 4 (0.75%) Billing
10 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Law
10 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (15.66%) XML
2 36 (6.79%) .NET
3 16 (3.02%) Web Services
4 12 (2.26%) HTML
5 10 (1.89%) J2EE
6 8 (1.51%) Struts
6 8 (1.51%) Hibernate
7 6 (1.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.94%) WinForms
9 4 (0.75%) Spring
9 4 (0.75%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.75%) DOM
9 4 (0.75%) XSLT
9 4 (0.75%) CSS
9 4 (0.75%) Servlets
9 4 (0.75%) LINQ
9 4 (0.75%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.75%) HTML5
9 4 (0.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (0.75%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.64%) Statistics
3 11 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.08%) IPTV
3 11 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 10 (1.89%) iSeries
4 10 (1.89%) AS400
5 9 (1.70%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.32%) User Experience
7 6 (1.13%) Economics
8 5 (0.94%) Fixed Income
8 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.75%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.57%) Life Science
10 3 (0.57%) Human Factors
10 3 (0.57%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.04%) Windows
2 17 (3.21%) Linux
3 16 (3.02%) Windows 7
4 14 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (2.45%) UNIX
6 12 (2.26%) Windows XP
7 11 (2.08%) Mac OS
8 7 (1.32%) Android
9 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.94%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.38%) AIX
12 2 (0.38%) Solaris
13 1 (0.19%) OS/400
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (14.91%) Business Intelligence
3 70 (13.21%) Business Analysis
4 47 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (8.30%) ITIL
6 38 (7.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (5.85%) Waterfall
8 29 (5.47%) Manual Testing
9 26 (4.91%) Unit Testing
10 23 (4.34%) Mentoring
11 22 (4.15%) Test Scripting
11 22 (4.15%) PRINCE2
11 22 (4.15%) Project Management
12 19 (3.58%) CRM
13 18 (3.40%) Data Analysis
13 18 (3.40%) Migration
13 18 (3.40%) Data Migration
14 17 (3.21%) Release Management
14 17 (3.21%) ETL
15 15 (2.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 219 (41.32%) SQL
2 76 (14.34%) PL/SQL
3 28 (5.28%) T-SQL
4 21 (3.96%) Java
5 19 (3.58%) C++
6 17 (3.21%) VBA
7 16 (3.02%) C
8 15 (2.83%) C#
9 13 (2.45%) RPG
10 12 (2.26%) RPG IV
11 11 (2.08%) JavaScript
12 9 (1.70%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.13%) PHP
14 5 (0.94%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.94%) R
14 5 (0.94%) RPG/400
15 4 (0.75%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.38%) VB6
16 2 (0.38%) Erlang
16 2 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 91 (17.17%) Degree
2 51 (9.62%) ISEB
3 17 (3.21%) ISTQB
4 15 (2.83%) VCP4
5 9 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.13%) MCSE
7 5 (0.94%) MCP
7 5 (0.94%) APMG
8 4 (0.75%) CISSP
9 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.57%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.57%) MCSA
9 3 (0.57%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.38%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (0.38%) CCNA
10 2 (0.38%) CCA
10 2 (0.38%) CCENT
10 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.64%) QA
2 11 (2.08%) SLA
3 5 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) Basel II
System Software
1 35 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.70%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.75%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.38%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.32%) SCCM
2 6 (1.13%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.38%) WSUS
4 1 (0.19%) Nessus
4 1 (0.19%) SCOM
4 1 (0.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 98 (18.49%) Oracle
2 92 (17.36%) Microsoft
3 27 (5.09%) Cognos
4 24 (4.53%) MicroStrategy
5 14 (2.64%) VMware
6 13 (2.45%) Citrix
6 13 (2.45%) Cisco
7 11 (2.08%) Google
8 8 (1.51%) HP
8 8 (1.51%) Lotus
9 7 (1.32%) Business Objects
9 7 (1.32%) SAP
10 5 (0.94%) Casewise
10 5 (0.94%) Apple
11 4 (0.75%) NetApp
11 4 (0.75%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.75%) LANDesk
12 3 (0.57%) Zend
12 3 (0.57%) Remedy
12 3 (0.57%) IBM
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £21K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 20-25k Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Unique Perks & Training + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £41500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Depending on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
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Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
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