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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 251 248 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.15% 20.43% 22.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.86% 21.16% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 208 212 210
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,175 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £40,783 £40,000
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
1052 1172 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.05% 96.54% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1045 915
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +1 154 £31,568 -1.35% 34
Newport +1 36 £32,500 -7.31% 7
Torfaen +3 11 £30,000 +9.09%
Caerphilly +8 9 £21,250 -39.28% 1
Bridgend +15 8 £34,750 +6.10% 4
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £17,500 -
Monmouthshire 0 1 £29,000 +13.72% 1
Glamorgan - 1 £30,500 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 155 (30.57%) Finance
2 137 (27.02%) SQL
3 103 (20.32%) Microsoft
4 101 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 77 (15.19%) Windows
7 68 (13.41%) Business Analysis
8 67 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 67 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
9 65 (12.82%) Degree
10 64 (12.62%) MS Excel
10 64 (12.62%) ISEB
11 62 (12.23%) Oracle
12 52 (10.26%) Test Scripting
13 50 (9.86%) ITIL
14 46 (9.07%) Java
15 39 (7.69%) Mentoring
16 36 (7.10%) XML
16 36 (7.10%) PRINCE2
16 36 (7.10%) User Stories
17 31 (6.11%) Waterfall
18 30 (5.92%) Scrum
19 29 (5.72%) Banking
19 29 (5.72%) Project Management
20 27 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
20 27 (5.33%) MS Office
21 26 (5.13%) .NET
21 26 (5.13%) System Testing
21 26 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 25 (4.93%) QA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 12 (2.37%) SAS
2 9 (1.78%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.78%) IIS
3 6 (1.18%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.18%) CMS
4 4 (0.79%) LiveCycle
4 4 (0.79%) Confluence
4 4 (0.79%) IBM Notes
4 4 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (0.79%) Commerce Server
4 4 (0.79%) FileNet
5 3 (0.59%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.59%) Apache
5 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 64 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.33%) MS Office
3 15 (2.96%) MS Project
4 11 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.59%) SPSS
6 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 14 (2.76%) Oracle 11i
1 14 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (2.76%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
2 13 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
2 13 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (2.37%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 11 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.79%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.79%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.20%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.96%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Trello
2 2 (0.39%) GitHub
2 2 (0.39%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.54%) Firewall
2 20 (3.94%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.97%) DNS
3 10 (1.97%) SAN
3 10 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (1.78%) LAN
5 8 (1.58%) WAN
6 7 (1.38%) VoIP
6 7 (1.38%) Network Security
6 7 (1.38%) NAS
7 6 (1.18%) DHCP
8 5 (0.99%) Wireless
9 4 (0.79%) Internet
10 3 (0.59%) VLAN
11 2 (0.39%) SNMP
11 2 (0.39%) Intranet
11 2 (0.39%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.55%) Oracle Database
5 17 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 12 (2.37%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.78%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.18%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.18%) MS Access
14 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.99%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (3.35%) JUnit
2 16 (3.16%) JIRA
3 13 (2.56%) Selenium
3 13 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 9 (1.78%) SoapUI
6 7 (1.38%) Maven
7 6 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.18%) ClearQuest
8 5 (0.99%) Subversion
8 5 (0.99%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.99%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.79%) Spock
9 4 (0.79%) Rational Functional Tester
9 4 (0.79%) Hudson
9 4 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.79%) JMeter
10 3 (0.59%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.59%) Ant
10 3 (0.59%) Git (software)
General
1 155 (30.57%) Finance
2 29 (5.72%) Banking
3 20 (3.94%) Marketing
4 19 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.35%) Advertising
6 15 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.99%) Welsh Language
8 4 (0.79%) Retail
8 4 (0.79%) Billing
8 4 (0.79%) Legal
9 3 (0.59%) Law
9 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.10%) XML
2 26 (5.13%) .NET
3 18 (3.55%) Web Services
4 12 (2.37%) HTML
4 12 (2.37%) J2EE
4 12 (2.37%) Hibernate
5 8 (1.58%) Spring
5 8 (1.58%) JSF
6 6 (1.18%) XSLT
6 6 (1.18%) CSS
7 5 (0.99%) COM
7 5 (0.99%) WPF
8 4 (0.79%) JPA
8 4 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (0.79%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (0.79%) Ajax
8 4 (0.79%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.79%) Java EE
8 4 (0.79%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.35%) Mathematics
3 15 (2.96%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.56%) Statistics
4 13 (2.56%) User Experience
5 11 (2.17%) Blog
6 10 (1.97%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.78%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (1.58%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.58%) IPTV
9 7 (1.38%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.38%) Open Source
10 5 (0.99%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.99%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.79%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.79%) iPad
11 4 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.59%) Economics
12 3 (0.59%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.19%) Windows
2 21 (4.14%) Linux
3 19 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (3.35%) Windows XP
5 15 (2.96%) Windows 7
6 14 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.78%) UNIX
8 9 (1.78%) Android
9 5 (0.99%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.59%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (13.41%) Business Analysis
3 67 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 52 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 50 (9.86%) ITIL
6 39 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 36 (7.10%) PRINCE2
7 36 (7.10%) User Stories
8 31 (6.11%) Waterfall
9 30 (5.92%) Scrum
10 29 (5.72%) Project Management
11 27 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (5.13%) System Testing
13 25 (4.93%) Validation
14 21 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (4.14%) Test Strategy
15 20 (3.94%) Automated Testing
15 20 (3.94%) GAP Analysis
16 18 (3.55%) Unit Testing
17 17 (3.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 137 (27.02%) SQL
2 46 (9.07%) Java
3 21 (4.14%) PL/SQL
3 21 (4.14%) VBA
3 21 (4.14%) JavaScript
3 21 (4.14%) Groovy
4 20 (3.94%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.56%) C#
6 9 (1.78%) C++
7 7 (1.38%) Delphi
7 7 (1.38%) Perl
8 6 (1.18%) Scala
9 5 (0.99%) C
10 4 (0.79%) Clojure
11 3 (0.59%) Python
12 2 (0.39%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.39%) Erlang
12 2 (0.39%) Korn
12 2 (0.39%) PHP
13 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (12.82%) Degree
2 64 (12.62%) ISEB
3 19 (3.75%) ISTQB
4 13 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.99%) CCNA
6 5 (0.99%) MCSE
7 4 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.79%) MCP
7 4 (0.79%) SAP Certification
8 3 (0.59%) CISSP
8 3 (0.59%) CCENT
8 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.39%) APMG
9 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.39%) PMP
9 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.39%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.93%) QA
2 18 (3.55%) SLA
3 7 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.59%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.37%) VirtualBox
3 11 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.99%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.99%) SCCM
2 4 (0.79%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.59%) SCOM
3 3 (0.59%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.39%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (0.39%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.39%) Nessus
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 103 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.23%) Oracle
3 25 (4.93%) VMware
4 19 (3.75%) Cisco
5 15 (2.96%) IBM
6 12 (2.37%) T-Plan
7 11 (2.17%) SAP
8 10 (1.97%) Citrix
9 8 (1.58%) Google
9 8 (1.58%) HP
9 8 (1.58%) Adobe
9 8 (1.58%) NetApp
10 7 (1.38%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.38%) Cognos
11 5 (0.99%) Apple
12 4 (0.79%) Twitter
12 4 (0.79%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.79%) Lotus
13 3 (0.59%) Remedy
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