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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 234 271 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.21% 22.75% 14.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.60% 23.14% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 213 241 124
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £43,200
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
1136 1171 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.10% 98.32% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1024 731
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 0 146 £30,000 -1.84% 28
Torfaen +12 27 £31,000 -4.61%
Newport -4 24 £35,000 - 3
Neath Port Talbot 0 14 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Caerphilly +7 9 £26,250 +22.09%
Bridgend -7 6 £29,500 +13.46% 4
Gwent - 3 - -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,990 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 188 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (34.30%) SQL
3 152 (31.60%) Finance
4 100 (20.79%) ISEB
5 95 (19.75%) Microsoft
6 93 (19.33%) Windows
7 75 (15.59%) Degree
8 72 (14.97%) Test Scripting
8 72 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
9 71 (14.76%) Waterfall
10 70 (14.55%) SQL Server
11 65 (13.51%) Scrum
12 59 (12.27%) Business Analysis
13 56 (11.64%) SDLC
14 51 (10.60%) MS Excel
14 51 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (10.19%) ITIL
16 48 (9.98%) SOAP
17 46 (9.56%) Oracle
17 46 (9.56%) MS Office
17 46 (9.56%) Advertising
17 46 (9.56%) User Acceptance Testing
18 42 (8.73%) QA
19 40 (8.32%) Selenium
20 39 (8.11%) Java
21 37 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
22 36 (7.48%) Windows Server
23 34 (7.07%) SLA
23 34 (7.07%) ISTQB
24 31 (6.44%) Active Directory

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (4.99%) SAS
2 10 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.62%) ColdFusion
5 3 (0.62%) Drupal
5 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.62%) IIS
5 3 (0.62%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 46 (9.56%) MS Office
3 9 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) EViews
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.42%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.91%) SaaS
2 6 (1.25%) PaaS
3 5 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.42%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.25%) Firewall
1 6 (1.25%) SAN
1 6 (1.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.04%) NAS
3 4 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) Broadband
5 1 (0.21%) DHCP
5 1 (0.21%) DNS
5 1 (0.21%) HTTP
5 1 (0.21%) Internet
5 1 (0.21%) LAN
5 1 (0.21%) LDAP
5 1 (0.21%) Network Security
5 1 (0.21%) SSH
5 1 (0.21%) Telnet
5 1 (0.21%) WebEx
5 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.12%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.70%) MySQL
5 13 (2.70%) SAS EBI
6 11 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.87%) Big Data
9 8 (1.66%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (1.46%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.25%) QlikView
12 4 (0.83%) OLAP
12 4 (0.83%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.62%) MS Access
13 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.42%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (8.32%) Selenium
2 28 (5.82%) SoapUI
3 19 (3.95%) Cucumber
4 12 (2.49%) JBehave
5 10 (2.08%) JMeter
6 9 (1.87%) ClearQuest
6 9 (1.87%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.83%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.83%) Subversion
8 4 (0.83%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.83%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.62%) JUnit
10 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.42%) Maven
10 2 (0.42%) Toad
11 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.21%) JIRA
11 1 (0.21%) MSTest
11 1 (0.21%) Trac
General
1 152 (31.60%) Finance
2 46 (9.56%) Advertising
3 31 (6.44%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.12%) Marketing
5 14 (2.91%) Banking
6 10 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.04%) Electronics
7 5 (1.04%) Games
8 4 (0.83%) Legal
9 3 (0.62%) Billing
10 2 (0.42%) Retail
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.98%) SOAP
2 23 (4.78%) XML
3 21 (4.37%) Web Services
4 20 (4.16%) .NET
4 20 (4.16%) REST
5 11 (2.29%) ASP.NET
5 11 (2.29%) HTML
6 10 (2.08%) Hibernate
7 8 (1.66%) J2EE
8 7 (1.46%) Ajax
8 7 (1.46%) CSS
8 7 (1.46%) Spring
9 6 (1.25%) Java EE
10 5 (1.04%) Struts
11 4 (0.83%) JPA
11 4 (0.83%) JSF
11 4 (0.83%) Spring Web Flow
12 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.62%) COM
13 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.08%) iSeries
3 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (0.83%) AS400
6 4 (0.83%) iPhone
6 4 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.83%) User Experience
7 3 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.62%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (0.62%) Statistics
8 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.42%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.21%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.21%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.21%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 93 (19.33%) Windows
2 36 (7.48%) Windows Server
3 26 (5.41%) Linux
4 24 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (4.78%) Windows 7
6 22 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.16%) Unix
8 16 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.04%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.42%) Android
11 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.21%) AIX
12 1 (0.21%) Solaris
12 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (14.97%) Test Scripting
3 71 (14.76%) Waterfall
4 65 (13.51%) Scrum
5 59 (12.27%) Business Analysis
6 56 (11.64%) SDLC
7 51 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
8 49 (10.19%) ITIL
9 46 (9.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 37 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (6.03%) Data Modelling
11 29 (6.03%) Software Testing
12 27 (5.61%) Automated Testing
13 26 (5.41%) UML
14 24 (4.99%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (4.99%) PRINCE2
15 22 (4.57%) Non-Functional Testing
15 22 (4.57%) User Stories
16 21 (4.37%) Performance Testing
16 21 (4.37%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 165 (34.30%) SQL
2 39 (8.11%) Java
3 19 (3.95%) C#
4 16 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.91%) Ruby
6 12 (2.49%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.46%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.25%) VBA
9 5 (1.04%) RPG
10 4 (0.83%) Python
10 4 (0.83%) RPG IV
10 4 (0.83%) RPG/400
10 4 (0.83%) VB
10 4 (0.83%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.62%) PHP
12 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.42%) C++
12 2 (0.42%) Perl
12 2 (0.42%) R
13 1 (0.21%) C
Qualifications
1 100 (20.79%) ISEB
2 75 (15.59%) Degree
3 34 (7.07%) ISTQB
4 27 (5.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.66%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.66%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.04%) CISMP
8 5 (1.04%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.42%) CBAP
10 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.42%) IIBA
10 2 (0.42%) MCP
11 1 (0.21%) CCNA
11 1 (0.21%) CCNP
11 1 (0.21%) CISSP
11 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.73%) QA
2 34 (7.07%) SLA
3 12 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.04%) ISO22301
4 5 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.04%) vCloud
4 3 (0.62%) Snort
5 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.42%) vSphere
6 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (3.12%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.04%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.42%) SCCM
3 2 (0.42%) WSUS
4 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.21%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.21%) ThinApp
4 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 95 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.56%) Oracle
3 19 (3.95%) IBM
3 19 (3.95%) VMware
4 15 (3.12%) SAP
5 13 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
6 12 (2.49%) HP
7 6 (1.25%) 3PAR
7 6 (1.25%) Remedy
7 6 (1.25%) Symantec
8 5 (1.04%) Brocade
8 5 (1.04%) Cisco
8 5 (1.04%) EMC
8 5 (1.04%) NetApp
9 3 (0.62%) Citrix
9 3 (0.62%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.62%) Informatica
9 3 (0.62%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.42%) Rally
10 2 (0.42%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 27 days a/l
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum c.£35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glamorgan, Wales
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £27000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales
Sonovate
Salary: £25k - £40k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Up to £48k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago