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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 288 214 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.60% 19.71% 14.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.33% 20.82% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 257 197 118
Average salary £32,500 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,450 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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
1094 1028 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.24% 94.66% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 962 929 792
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 157 £30,565 -11.40% 20
Newport -1 39 £33,000 -7.77%
Torfaen -6 13 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Bridgend +7 5 £26,000 -16.12%
Glamorgan - 5 £30,500 - 1
Monmouthshire -2 4 £35,250 +27.02%
Caerphilly -4 4 £17,500 -38.59% 1
Vale of Glamorgan +5 2 £17,500 -46.15% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £32,000 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 210 (40.15%) Finance
2 200 (38.24%) SQL
3 101 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (17.78%) Oracle
4 93 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 90 (17.21%) Degree
6 78 (14.91%) Windows
7 74 (14.15%) Business Analysis
8 73 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
9 72 (13.77%) XML
10 70 (13.38%) SQL Server
10 70 (13.38%) ISEB
11 65 (12.43%) PL/SQL
11 65 (12.43%) MS Excel
12 62 (11.85%) Manufacturing
13 58 (11.09%) Oracle EBS
13 58 (11.09%) Oracle Applications
14 56 (10.71%) Oracle 11i
15 53 (10.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 51 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
17 50 (9.56%) User Acceptance Testing
18 49 (9.37%) Oracle Financials
18 49 (9.37%) Oracle Discoverer
18 49 (9.37%) Banking
19 48 (9.18%) Oracle Manufacturing
20 43 (8.22%) ITIL
21 40 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
22 39 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 37 (7.07%) Telecoms
24 36 (6.88%) .NET

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (3.82%) SAS
2 9 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.53%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.34%) IIS
5 5 (0.96%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.76%) CMS
6 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.76%) Apache
7 2 (0.38%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 65 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.35%) MS Office
3 12 (2.29%) MS Project
4 10 (1.91%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.96%) SPSS
7 3 (0.57%) EViews
Business Applications
1 58 (11.09%) Oracle EBS
1 58 (11.09%) Oracle Applications
2 56 (10.71%) Oracle 11i
3 49 (9.37%) Oracle Financials
4 48 (9.18%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 36 (6.88%) Oracle General Ledger
6 35 (6.69%) Oracle Payables
6 35 (6.69%) Oracle Receivables
7 29 (5.54%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.76%) INSURE/90
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.19%) HFM
11 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.19%) Cognos Controller
11 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.72%) SaaS
2 4 (0.76%) PaaS
3 2 (0.38%) GitHub
3 2 (0.38%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.44%) Firewall
2 14 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.91%) LAN
4 9 (1.72%) WAN
5 8 (1.53%) DHCP
6 7 (1.34%) DNS
7 6 (1.15%) VoIP
7 6 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.96%) VLAN
8 5 (0.96%) SAN
9 4 (0.76%) Wireless
9 4 (0.76%) NAS
10 3 (0.57%) Internet
10 3 (0.57%) Network Security
10 3 (0.57%) VPN
11 2 (0.38%) Intranet
11 2 (0.38%) SNMP
11 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 53 (10.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 49 (9.37%) Oracle Discoverer
4 39 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
7 21 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (3.25%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.72%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.72%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.53%) Big Data
13 8 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (1.34%) MySQL
15 4 (0.76%) Cognos Report Studio
15 4 (0.76%) Informix
15 4 (0.76%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (1.15%) Selenium
1 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.96%) JIRA
3 4 (0.76%) JUnit
3 4 (0.76%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.57%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.19%) MSTest
6 1 (0.19%) Spock
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.19%) JMeter
6 1 (0.19%) WATIR
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 210 (40.15%) Finance
2 62 (11.85%) Manufacturing
3 49 (9.37%) Banking
4 37 (7.07%) Telecoms
5 21 (4.02%) Advertising
6 20 (3.82%) Marketing
7 9 (1.72%) Retail
8 4 (0.76%) Billing
8 4 (0.76%) Automotive
9 3 (0.57%) Law
9 3 (0.57%) Legal
9 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.38%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.77%) XML
2 36 (6.88%) .NET
3 16 (3.06%) Web Services
4 10 (1.91%) J2EE
5 9 (1.72%) Hibernate
6 8 (1.53%) Struts
7 7 (1.34%) HTML
8 6 (1.15%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.15%) WinForms
8 6 (1.15%) XSLT
9 5 (0.96%) Spring
10 4 (0.76%) COM
10 4 (0.76%) Servlets
10 4 (0.76%) DOM
10 4 (0.76%) LINQ
10 4 (0.76%) Spring MVC
10 4 (0.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (0.76%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (0.57%) CSS
12 2 (0.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.49%) Statistics
3 12 (2.29%) Mathematics
3 12 (2.29%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.53%) Blog
4 8 (1.53%) IPTV
4 8 (1.53%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.34%) User Experience
6 6 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (1.15%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.96%) Graphic Design
7 5 (0.96%) Economics
8 4 (0.76%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.76%) iPad
8 4 (0.76%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.57%) AS400
10 2 (0.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 78 (14.91%) Windows
2 18 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (3.25%) Linux
4 15 (2.87%) Windows 7
5 14 (2.68%) Windows XP
6 12 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.10%) UNIX
8 8 (1.53%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.15%) Android
10 3 (0.57%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (14.15%) Business Analysis
3 51 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (9.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 43 (8.22%) ITIL
6 40 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 32 (6.12%) Waterfall
8 28 (5.35%) Unit Testing
9 27 (5.16%) Test Scripting
10 25 (4.78%) Manual Testing
11 20 (3.82%) Data Migration
11 20 (3.82%) Mentoring
11 20 (3.82%) Project Management
11 20 (3.82%) Migration
11 20 (3.82%) Data Analysis
12 19 (3.63%) User Stories
13 18 (3.44%) System Testing
13 18 (3.44%) Validation
14 17 (3.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 200 (38.24%) SQL
2 65 (12.43%) PL/SQL
3 27 (5.16%) Java
4 25 (4.78%) T-SQL
5 20 (3.82%) VBA
6 17 (3.25%) C#
7 16 (3.06%) C++
8 11 (2.10%) C
9 8 (1.53%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.34%) Delphi
10 7 (1.34%) RPG
10 7 (1.34%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.34%) RPG IV
11 5 (0.96%) RPG/400
12 4 (0.76%) R
12 4 (0.76%) Groovy
12 4 (0.76%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.57%) Perl
13 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.38%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 90 (17.21%) Degree
2 70 (13.38%) ISEB
3 19 (3.63%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.15%) APMG
6 5 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.96%) CCNA
7 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.57%) CISSP
8 3 (0.57%) SAP Certification
8 3 (0.57%) MCSE
8 3 (0.57%) MCP
8 3 (0.57%) CCENT
9 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) CEH
9 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.19%) IIBA
10 1 (0.19%) CBAP
10 1 (0.19%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.44%) QA
2 12 (2.29%) SLA
3 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.57%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) Basel II
System Software
1 27 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.34%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.96%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.96%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.76%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) SCCM
2 4 (0.76%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.57%) SCOM
3 3 (0.57%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.38%) Nessus
4 2 (0.38%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.38%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 93 (17.78%) Oracle
1 93 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.63%) VMware
3 18 (3.44%) MicroStrategy
4 17 (3.25%) Cisco
5 13 (2.49%) Cognos
6 9 (1.72%) Citrix
7 8 (1.53%) Google
7 8 (1.53%) Business Objects
7 8 (1.53%) NetApp
8 7 (1.34%) SAP
9 6 (1.15%) HP
9 6 (1.15%) Casewise
10 5 (0.96%) T-Plan
10 5 (0.96%) Lotus
10 5 (0.96%) Apple
11 4 (0.76%) IBM
11 4 (0.76%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.76%) LANDesk
12 3 (0.57%) Veeam
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barry, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £39500.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: 45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 21 days ago