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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 274 138 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.85% 15.81% 13.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.40% 16.87% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 245 131 102
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,550 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £43,400 £41,000
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
1171 818 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.66% 93.70% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 720 790
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -1 143 £30,565 -12.67% 25
Newport +9 35 £33,500 +21.81% 4
Torfaen -6 18 £32,500 +8.33%
Bridgend +4 6 £26,000 -7.14% 4
Glamorgan - 6 £34,000 - 1
Caerphilly +4 5 £21,500 -23.21% 2
Monmouthshire -5 3 £36,500 +35.18%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £18,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £32,000 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 229 (43.37%) Finance
2 227 (42.99%) SQL
3 107 (20.27%) Oracle
4 102 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (17.42%) Microsoft
6 88 (16.67%) Windows
7 83 (15.72%) XML
8 80 (15.15%) PL/SQL
9 79 (14.96%) Business Analysis
10 77 (14.58%) Degree
11 76 (14.39%) SQL Server
12 73 (13.83%) Manufacturing
12 73 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
13 70 (13.26%) Oracle EBS
13 70 (13.26%) Oracle Applications
14 69 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (12.88%) Oracle 11i
16 65 (12.31%) MS Excel
16 65 (12.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 61 (11.55%) Oracle Financials
17 61 (11.55%) Oracle Discoverer
17 61 (11.55%) ISEB
18 60 (11.36%) Oracle Manufacturing
19 50 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 47 (8.90%) Banking
20 47 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
20 47 (8.90%) ITIL
21 45 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
21 45 (8.52%) Oracle General Ledger
22 44 (8.33%) Oracle Payables

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (3.98%) SAS
2 12 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.52%) IIS
3 8 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.14%) CMS
4 6 (1.14%) IBM Notes
4 6 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.76%) Apache
6 4 (0.76%) Commerce Server
6 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
Applications
1 65 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.73%) MS Office
3 14 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.27%) MS Project
5 9 (1.70%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.57%) EViews
6 3 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 70 (13.26%) Oracle EBS
1 70 (13.26%) Oracle Applications
2 68 (12.88%) Oracle 11i
3 61 (11.55%) Oracle Financials
4 60 (11.36%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 45 (8.52%) Oracle General Ledger
6 44 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
6 44 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 38 (7.20%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.76%) INSURE/90
10 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.19%) HFM
11 1 (0.19%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.95%) SaaS
2 4 (0.76%) PaaS
3 2 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.03%) Firewall
2 14 (2.65%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.70%) LAN
4 8 (1.52%) WAN
4 8 (1.52%) DHCP
4 8 (1.52%) DNS
5 6 (1.14%) SAN
5 6 (1.14%) VoIP
6 5 (0.95%) Internet
7 4 (0.76%) VPN
7 4 (0.76%) VLAN
7 4 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.57%) Network Security
8 3 (0.57%) NAS
8 3 (0.57%) Wireless
9 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.38%) Intranet
10 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 65 (12.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 61 (11.55%) Oracle Discoverer
4 50 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (4.36%) Oracle Reports
8 19 (3.60%) Oracle Database
8 19 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (1.89%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.70%) Big Data
10 9 (1.70%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.52%) MySQL
11 8 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.95%) MS Access
13 4 (0.76%) Informix
13 4 (0.76%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Selenium
2 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.76%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (0.57%) JIRA
6 2 (0.38%) Subversion
6 2 (0.38%) JUnit
6 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.38%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.19%) MSTest
7 1 (0.19%) WATIR
7 1 (0.19%) Toad
7 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 229 (43.37%) Finance
2 73 (13.83%) Manufacturing
3 47 (8.90%) Banking
4 32 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 24 (4.55%) Advertising
6 10 (1.89%) Retail
6 10 (1.89%) Marketing
7 6 (1.14%) Automotive
8 4 (0.76%) Billing
9 3 (0.57%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.57%) Law
9 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (15.72%) XML
2 39 (7.39%) .NET
3 15 (2.84%) Web Services
4 9 (1.70%) J2EE
5 8 (1.52%) Hibernate
5 8 (1.52%) Struts
5 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.14%) WinForms
6 6 (1.14%) XSLT
7 4 (0.76%) DOM
7 4 (0.76%) Servlets
7 4 (0.76%) HTML
7 4 (0.76%) Spring
7 4 (0.76%) Spring MVC
7 4 (0.76%) LINQ
7 4 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (0.76%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (0.57%) WPF
8 3 (0.57%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.46%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.27%) Statistics
4 10 (1.89%) IPTV
4 10 (1.89%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.33%) Credit Risk
6 6 (1.14%) Economics
6 6 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.95%) User Experience
7 5 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.95%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.76%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.76%) iPad
8 4 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.57%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.57%) AS400
10 2 (0.38%) GIS
10 2 (0.38%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 88 (16.67%) Windows
2 23 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (3.60%) Windows 7
4 16 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (2.84%) Linux
5 15 (2.84%) Windows XP
6 11 (2.08%) UNIX
7 10 (1.89%) Mac OS
7 10 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.33%) Android
9 5 (0.95%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.38%) Solaris
11 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (14.96%) Business Analysis
3 69 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (8.90%) ITIL
5 45 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 35 (6.63%) Waterfall
7 30 (5.68%) PRINCE2
8 27 (5.11%) Unit Testing
8 27 (5.11%) Manual Testing
9 24 (4.55%) Data Analysis
10 22 (4.17%) Mentoring
11 21 (3.98%) Project Management
12 20 (3.79%) Test Scripting
13 19 (3.60%) Data Migration
13 19 (3.60%) CRM
13 19 (3.60%) Migration
14 17 (3.22%) ETL
15 16 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
16 15 (2.84%) UML
Programming Languages
1 227 (42.99%) SQL
2 80 (15.15%) PL/SQL
3 31 (5.87%) T-SQL
4 22 (4.17%) VBA
4 22 (4.17%) Java
5 18 (3.41%) C++
6 16 (3.03%) C#
7 13 (2.46%) C
8 9 (1.70%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.33%) RPG IV
9 7 (1.33%) Delphi
9 7 (1.33%) RPG
10 5 (0.95%) RPG/400
10 5 (0.95%) R
10 5 (0.95%) MATLAB
11 4 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.57%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.38%) VB6
13 2 (0.38%) PHP
13 2 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (14.58%) Degree
2 61 (11.55%) ISEB
3 15 (2.84%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.14%) APMG
6 5 (0.95%) CCNA
6 5 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.95%) MCP
6 5 (0.95%) MCSE
7 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.57%) CCENT
8 3 (0.57%) CISSP
8 3 (0.57%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.38%) CEH
9 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) IIBA
10 1 (0.19%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.65%) QA
2 12 (2.27%) SLA
3 5 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.19%) Basel II
System Software
1 36 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.70%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.95%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.57%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.57%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.14%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.14%) SCCM
2 3 (0.57%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.38%) Nessus
4 1 (0.19%) SCSM
4 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 107 (20.27%) Oracle
2 92 (17.42%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.92%) Cognos
4 20 (3.79%) MicroStrategy
5 18 (3.41%) VMware
6 17 (3.22%) Cisco
7 10 (1.89%) Citrix
7 10 (1.89%) Google
8 9 (1.70%) Business Objects
9 8 (1.52%) HP
10 7 (1.33%) NetApp
11 6 (1.14%) SAP
11 6 (1.14%) Lotus
11 6 (1.14%) Apple
11 6 (1.14%) Casewise
12 4 (0.76%) IBM
12 4 (0.76%) LANDesk
12 4 (0.76%) Guidewire
13 3 (0.57%) T-Plan
13 3 (0.57%) Veeam
Caerphilly
People Source
Salary: £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £32200 - £39800 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: 35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago