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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 256 258 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.70% 22.59% 16.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.26% 23.39% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 237 236 167
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
1204 1103 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.33% 96.58% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 989 945
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 151 £32,500 +8.33% 24
Newport -2 55 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Bridgend +10 27 £30,500 +84.84% 8
Torfaen +3 24 £30,750 -0.80%
Glamorgan - 2 £32,500 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 210 (43.48%) Finance
2 143 (29.61%) SQL
3 140 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (19.46%) Degree
5 80 (16.56%) Microsoft
6 78 (16.15%) ISEB
6 78 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (15.94%) SDLC
8 73 (15.11%) Business Analysis
9 71 (14.70%) Windows
10 64 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
11 56 (11.59%) Scrum
12 49 (10.14%) SQL Server
13 46 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 44 (9.11%) Banking
14 44 (9.11%) Oracle
15 43 (8.90%) Linux
16 40 (8.28%) MS Excel
17 39 (8.07%) Test Scripting
18 37 (7.66%) MS Office
19 36 (7.45%) Telecoms
19 36 (7.45%) Selenium
20 35 (7.25%) UNIX
21 34 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 33 (6.83%) Project Management
23 32 (6.63%) .NET
24 30 (6.21%) JavaScript
24 30 (6.21%) Web Services
24 30 (6.21%) Active Directory
25 29 (6.00%) QA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (3.73%) SAS
2 11 (2.28%) IIS
2 11 (2.28%) Tomcat
2 11 (2.28%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.07%) Apache
4 7 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.24%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.24%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.24%) Node.js
6 5 (1.04%) JBoss
7 4 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.41%) Lync
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 40 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.66%) MS Office
3 16 (3.31%) MS Visio
3 16 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.86%) MS Project
5 3 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.62%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) WebTrends
2 5 (1.04%) INSURE/90
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.21%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.93%) SaaS
2 8 (1.66%) PaaS
3 6 (1.24%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.90%) VoIP
2 12 (2.48%) Firewall
3 10 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.66%) HTTP
5 6 (1.24%) DHCP
6 5 (1.04%) DNS
6 5 (1.04%) Internet
6 5 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.83%) LAN
8 3 (0.62%) WAN
9 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.41%) Network Security
10 1 (0.21%) VLAN
10 1 (0.21%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.21%) IPv4
10 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (2.07%) Big Data
6 9 (1.86%) Data Mining
7 7 (1.45%) DB2
7 7 (1.45%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.04%) Cognos Powerplay
9 5 (1.04%) OLAP
9 5 (1.04%) Cognos Query Studio
9 5 (1.04%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 5 (1.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 5 (1.04%) Cognos Transformer
9 5 (1.04%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (7.45%) Selenium
2 20 (4.14%) Cucumber
3 15 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.69%) JMeter
5 9 (1.86%) SoapUI
5 9 (1.86%) JIRA
5 9 (1.86%) Behat
6 8 (1.66%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.04%) Subversion
8 5 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.04%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.83%) ClearQuest
9 4 (0.83%) MSTest
9 4 (0.83%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.62%) Maven
10 3 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.62%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.41%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.21%) TestDirector
General
1 210 (43.48%) Finance
2 44 (9.11%) Banking
3 36 (7.45%) Telecoms
4 27 (5.59%) Advertising
5 22 (4.55%) Marketing
6 8 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.66%) Retail
7 5 (1.04%) Automotive
8 4 (0.83%) Back Office
9 3 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.62%) Legal
9 3 (0.62%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.62%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.63%) .NET
2 30 (6.21%) Web Services
3 23 (4.76%) XML
4 17 (3.52%) HTML
4 17 (3.52%) SOAP
5 14 (2.90%) RESTful
6 12 (2.48%) REST
7 11 (2.28%) AngularJS
7 11 (2.28%) CSS
8 8 (1.66%) J2EE
8 8 (1.66%) jQuery
9 7 (1.45%) JSON
10 6 (1.24%) Ajax
10 6 (1.24%) Mojolicious
11 5 (1.04%) Java EE
12 4 (0.83%) JPA
12 4 (0.83%) Spring Web Flow
12 4 (0.83%) HTML5
12 4 (0.83%) Hibernate
12 4 (0.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 78 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.14%) iSeries
3 17 (3.52%) AS400
4 11 (2.28%) User Experience
5 9 (1.86%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.66%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.04%) FMCG
8 5 (1.04%) Statistics
8 5 (1.04%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.83%) Life Science
9 4 (0.83%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.62%) Informatics
10 3 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.62%) Health Informatics
10 3 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.62%) CMDB
10 3 (0.62%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.62%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 71 (14.70%) Windows
2 43 (8.90%) Linux
3 35 (7.25%) UNIX
4 16 (3.31%) Solaris
5 12 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.04%) Android
8 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.04%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.62%) AIX
9 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.21%) HPUX
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.21%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (15.94%) SDLC
3 73 (15.11%) Business Analysis
4 64 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (11.59%) Scrum
6 39 (8.07%) Test Scripting
7 33 (6.83%) Project Management
8 27 (5.59%) ITIL
8 27 (5.59%) Software Testing
8 27 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (5.38%) Test Automation
9 26 (5.38%) Dashboard Development
10 25 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (4.76%) Automated Testing
11 23 (4.76%) UML
12 22 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 22 (4.55%) Automation Testing
13 19 (3.93%) Manual Testing
13 19 (3.93%) Waterfall
13 19 (3.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 143 (29.61%) SQL
2 30 (6.21%) JavaScript
3 28 (5.80%) Java
4 20 (4.14%) PHP
5 19 (3.93%) Perl
5 19 (3.93%) C#
6 17 (3.52%) RPG
6 17 (3.52%) Python
7 16 (3.31%) RPG IV
8 11 (2.28%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.45%) C
10 6 (1.24%) Ruby
11 5 (1.04%) Groovy
11 5 (1.04%) RPG/400
11 5 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.04%) VB
11 5 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.83%) COBOL
13 3 (0.62%) C++
13 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (19.46%) Degree
2 78 (16.15%) ISEB
3 26 (5.38%) ISTQB
4 21 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.28%) ISEB Practitioner
7 10 (2.07%) HND
8 8 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.62%) MCSE
10 3 (0.62%) APMG
10 3 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.41%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (0.41%) MCTS
11 2 (0.41%) MCITP
11 2 (0.41%) MCSA
11 2 (0.41%) CISSP
12 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.00%) QA
2 21 (4.35%) SLA
3 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
System Software
1 30 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.62%) vSphere
4 2 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.41%) XenServer
4 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.62%) SCCM
3 2 (0.41%) WSUS
3 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 80 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.11%) Oracle
3 12 (2.48%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (2.28%) VMware
5 9 (1.86%) Casewise
5 9 (1.86%) Cognos
6 8 (1.66%) IBM
7 7 (1.45%) Citrix
7 7 (1.45%) HP
8 6 (1.24%) Lotus
9 5 (1.04%) Borland
9 5 (1.04%) Perforce
10 4 (0.83%) Google
10 4 (0.83%) Cisco
11 3 (0.62%) SAP
11 3 (0.62%) Adobe
11 3 (0.62%) Zend
11 3 (0.62%) Tableau
11 3 (0.62%) Remedy
12 2 (0.41%) McAfee
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: excellent
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + annual bonus, health cover
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago