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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 235 195 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.73% 20.92% 19.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.65% 21.64% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 205 173 155
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,783 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
1138 901 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.55% 96.67% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 998 753 816
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 30 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 30 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 -3 143 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Newport 0 47 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Bridgend +5 10 £18,000 -35.71% 3
Torfaen -7 10 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Glamorgan - 6 £35,000 - 1
Caerphilly 0 2 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 237 (45.66%) Finance
2 218 (42.00%) SQL
3 94 (18.11%) Degree
4 93 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (17.73%) Oracle
5 92 (17.73%) Business Intelligence
6 87 (16.76%) Microsoft
7 85 (16.38%) Windows
8 80 (15.41%) XML
9 71 (13.68%) PL/SQL
10 70 (13.49%) Manufacturing
10 70 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
11 69 (13.29%) Business Analysis
12 66 (12.72%) SQL Server
13 64 (12.33%) Oracle EBS
13 64 (12.33%) Oracle Applications
14 62 (11.95%) Oracle 11i
14 62 (11.95%) MS Excel
15 61 (11.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 60 (11.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 56 (10.79%) Oracle Discoverer
18 55 (10.60%) ISEB
18 55 (10.60%) Oracle Financials
18 55 (10.60%) Oracle Manufacturing
18 55 (10.60%) Banking
19 48 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
20 40 (7.71%) ITIL
21 39 (7.51%) Telecoms
22 38 (7.32%) Oracle General Ledger
22 38 (7.32%) Oracle Payables

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 27 (5.20%) SAS
2 14 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.50%) IIS
4 7 (1.35%) IBM Notes
4 7 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.35%) CMS
4 7 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.96%) Apache
6 4 (0.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.77%) Commerce Server
7 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.39%) Lync
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 62 (11.95%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.20%) MS Office
3 22 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.35%) MS Project
4 7 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.58%) SPSS
5 3 (0.58%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.58%) EViews
5 3 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 64 (12.33%) Oracle EBS
1 64 (12.33%) Oracle Applications
2 62 (11.95%) Oracle 11i
3 55 (10.60%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 55 (10.60%) Oracle Financials
4 38 (7.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 38 (7.32%) Oracle Payables
4 38 (7.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 33 (6.36%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (1.16%) SiteCatalyst
6 6 (1.16%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.77%) INSURE/90
7 4 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.19%) HFM
9 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.54%) SaaS
2 4 (0.77%) PaaS
3 2 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.28%) Firewall
2 13 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.35%) LAN
3 7 (1.35%) VoIP
3 7 (1.35%) HTTP
4 6 (1.16%) Internet
4 6 (1.16%) WAN
5 5 (0.96%) DHCP
5 5 (0.96%) DNS
5 5 (0.96%) VLAN
6 4 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.77%) VPN
7 3 (0.58%) SAN
8 2 (0.39%) Intranet
8 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.19%) IPv4
9 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 61 (11.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (11.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 56 (10.79%) Oracle Discoverer
5 33 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (5.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.47%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.89%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.73%) Data Mining
10 9 (1.73%) Big Data
11 8 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.54%) MySQL
12 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.96%) MS Access
13 5 (0.96%) OLAP
13 5 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
14 4 (0.77%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Selenium
2 9 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.35%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.39%) Behat
6 2 (0.39%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.39%) Subversion
6 2 (0.39%) JIRA
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.19%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.19%) JMeter
7 1 (0.19%) Toad
7 1 (0.19%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 237 (45.66%) Finance
2 70 (13.49%) Manufacturing
3 55 (10.60%) Banking
4 39 (7.51%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.43%) Advertising
6 14 (2.70%) Marketing
7 9 (1.73%) Retail
8 8 (1.54%) Automotive
9 4 (0.77%) Billing
10 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.58%) Law
10 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) 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 80 (15.41%) XML
2 37 (7.13%) .NET
3 17 (3.28%) Web Services
4 14 (2.70%) HTML
5 10 (1.93%) J2EE
6 8 (1.54%) Struts
6 8 (1.54%) Hibernate
7 7 (1.35%) WinForms
8 5 (0.96%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.77%) COM
9 4 (0.77%) CSS
9 4 (0.77%) Servlets
9 4 (0.77%) SOAP
9 4 (0.77%) DOM
9 4 (0.77%) XSLT
9 4 (0.77%) Spring
9 4 (0.77%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.77%) LAMP
9 4 (0.77%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.50%) iSeries
3 12 (2.31%) AS400
4 11 (2.12%) Statistics
5 9 (1.73%) IPTV
5 9 (1.73%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.73%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.35%) User Experience
8 6 (1.16%) Economics
9 5 (0.96%) Fixed Income
9 5 (0.96%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.96%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.77%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.58%) Life Science
11 3 (0.58%) Human Factors
11 3 (0.58%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.39%) CMDB
12 2 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.38%) Windows
2 21 (4.05%) Linux
3 18 (3.47%) UNIX
4 16 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.31%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.73%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.96%) Windows Vista
8 5 (0.96%) Android
8 5 (0.96%) Solaris
9 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.58%) AIX
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.19%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (17.73%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (13.29%) Business Analysis
4 48 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (7.71%) ITIL
6 30 (5.78%) Manual Testing
7 26 (5.01%) Waterfall
8 25 (4.82%) Unit Testing
8 25 (4.82%) Mentoring
9 24 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (4.24%) Test Scripting
11 21 (4.05%) CRM
11 21 (4.05%) Project Management
12 19 (3.66%) Automated Testing
13 18 (3.47%) PRINCE2
13 18 (3.47%) Release Management
13 18 (3.47%) Analytics
14 17 (3.28%) UML
15 16 (3.08%) Migration
15 16 (3.08%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (42.00%) SQL
2 71 (13.68%) PL/SQL
3 24 (4.62%) T-SQL
4 17 (3.28%) Java
5 15 (2.89%) C#
5 15 (2.89%) C++
5 15 (2.89%) RPG
6 14 (2.70%) C
6 14 (2.70%) RPG IV
7 12 (2.31%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.12%) VBA
9 10 (1.93%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.16%) PHP
11 5 (0.96%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.96%) R
11 5 (0.96%) RPG/400
12 4 (0.77%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.77%) VB
13 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.58%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 94 (18.11%) Degree
2 55 (10.60%) ISEB
3 20 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.35%) MCSE
6 6 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.96%) APMG
7 5 (0.96%) MCP
8 4 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.58%) CCNA
9 3 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.39%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (0.39%) CCA
10 2 (0.39%) CISSP
10 2 (0.39%) HND
10 2 (0.39%) MCSA
10 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.39%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.24%) QA
2 9 (1.73%) SLA
3 5 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) Basel II
System Software
1 35 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.58%) vSphere
4 3 (0.58%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.35%) SCCM
2 6 (1.16%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.39%) WSUS
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.19%) SCOM
4 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 92 (17.73%) Oracle
2 87 (16.76%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.39%) Cognos
3 28 (5.39%) MicroStrategy
4 14 (2.70%) Cisco
5 13 (2.50%) VMware
6 11 (2.12%) Citrix
7 9 (1.73%) Google
8 8 (1.54%) Business Objects
9 7 (1.35%) Lotus
10 6 (1.16%) HP
11 5 (0.96%) Casewise
12 4 (0.77%) SAP
12 4 (0.77%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.77%) Remedy
12 4 (0.77%) IBM
13 3 (0.58%) Adobe
13 3 (0.58%) Apple
13 3 (0.58%) NetApp
13 3 (0.58%) LANDesk
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum (Grade 6)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum Depending on your current salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: 35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £36000 per annum, Benefits: Good Benefits and holidays
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