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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 7 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 206 279 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.59% 26.20% 23.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.36% 26.88% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 189 249 215
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,375 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.78% -
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
1122 1038 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.82% 97.46% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 979 890 919
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -5 123 £35,000 +12.90% 15
Newport -3 40 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Bridgend +12 17 £31,000 -40.95% 1
Torfaen -9 16 £30,000 +1.69%
Glamorgan - 6 £35,000 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 215 (44.89%) Finance
2 190 (39.67%) SQL
3 97 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (19.21%) Degree
4 92 (19.21%) Business Intelligence
5 84 (17.54%) Microsoft
6 74 (15.45%) Business Analysis
7 72 (15.03%) Windows
7 72 (15.03%) SDLC
8 67 (13.99%) Oracle
9 61 (12.73%) SQL Server
9 61 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
10 58 (12.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 58 (12.11%) Banking
11 57 (11.90%) MS Excel
12 52 (10.86%) ISEB
13 48 (10.02%) XML
14 43 (8.98%) Telecoms
15 40 (8.35%) Manufacturing
16 38 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 37 (7.72%) PL/SQL
18 36 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 35 (7.31%) .NET
19 35 (7.31%) ITIL
20 32 (6.68%) Oracle Applications
20 32 (6.68%) Oracle EBS
20 32 (6.68%) Oracle 11i
21 31 (6.47%) Oracle Discoverer
21 31 (6.47%) Active Directory
21 31 (6.47%) Oracle Financials

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 28 (5.85%) SAS
2 12 (2.51%) IIS
2 12 (2.51%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.04%) CMS
5 4 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.84%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.84%) Apache
5 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.84%) Commerce Server
6 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.63%) Node.js
7 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.42%) JBoss
7 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.42%) Lync
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 57 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (4.80%) MS Office
4 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.04%) MS Project
5 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.63%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.21%) EViews
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (6.68%) Oracle 11i
1 32 (6.68%) Oracle EBS
1 32 (6.68%) Oracle Applications
2 31 (6.47%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 31 (6.47%) Oracle Financials
3 19 (3.97%) Oracle General Ledger
3 19 (3.97%) Oracle Payables
3 19 (3.97%) Oracle Receivables
3 19 (3.97%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (1.88%) INSURE/90
5 6 (1.25%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.09%) SaaS
2 6 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (0.84%) PaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.34%) Firewall
2 13 (2.71%) VoIP
2 13 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.88%) Internet
4 7 (1.46%) HTTP
5 6 (1.25%) DHCP
6 5 (1.04%) DNS
6 5 (1.04%) VLAN
7 4 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.84%) VPN
8 3 (0.63%) LAN
8 3 (0.63%) SAN
9 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.42%) WAN
10 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.21%) IPv4
10 1 (0.21%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 58 (12.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (6.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 31 (6.47%) Oracle Discoverer
5 24 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.88%) Big Data
7 9 (1.88%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.88%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.67%) DB2
9 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.25%) OLAP
10 6 (1.25%) MS Access
10 6 (1.25%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (1.04%) Cognos Powerplay
11 5 (1.04%) SQLPlus
11 5 (1.04%) Cognos Query Studio
11 5 (1.04%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 5 (1.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 22 (4.59%) Selenium
2 13 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.71%) Cucumber
3 7 (1.46%) Behat
3 7 (1.46%) JIRA
4 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.63%) JMeter
5 3 (0.63%) Subversion
5 3 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.42%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.42%) Toad
7 1 (0.21%) Maven
7 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.21%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.21%) Artifactory
General
1 215 (44.89%) Finance
2 58 (12.11%) Banking
3 43 (8.98%) Telecoms
4 40 (8.35%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.76%) Marketing
6 14 (2.92%) Advertising
7 11 (2.30%) Retail
8 8 (1.67%) Automotive
9 4 (0.84%) Back Office
9 4 (0.84%) Billing
10 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.63%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.63%) Legal
11 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (10.02%) XML
2 35 (7.31%) .NET
3 21 (4.38%) Web Services
4 14 (2.92%) HTML
5 12 (2.51%) J2EE
6 10 (2.09%) RESTful
7 7 (1.46%) Hibernate
7 7 (1.46%) Struts
8 6 (1.25%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.25%) jQuery
9 5 (1.04%) REST
9 5 (1.04%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.84%) SOAP
10 4 (0.84%) CSS
10 4 (0.84%) XSLT
10 4 (0.84%) WinForms
10 4 (0.84%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.84%) HTML5
10 4 (0.84%) Entity Framework
10 4 (0.84%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.18%) iSeries
3 14 (2.92%) AS400
4 11 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.09%) User Experience
6 9 (1.88%) Statistics
7 8 (1.67%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.46%) IPTV
8 7 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.04%) FMCG
10 4 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.84%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.84%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.63%) Economics
11 3 (0.63%) Life Science
11 3 (0.63%) Human Factors
11 3 (0.63%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.42%) PlayStation
12 2 (0.42%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 72 (15.03%) Windows
2 26 (5.43%) Linux
3 23 (4.80%) UNIX
4 15 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.30%) Solaris
7 9 (1.88%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.46%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.25%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.25%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.04%) Android
11 4 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.63%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.63%) AIX
13 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.21%) OS/400
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (19.21%) Business Intelligence
3 74 (15.45%) Business Analysis
4 72 (15.03%) SDLC
5 38 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (7.31%) ITIL
7 30 (6.26%) Scrum
8 24 (5.01%) Unit Testing
9 23 (4.80%) Manual Testing
9 23 (4.80%) UML
10 22 (4.59%) Project Management
11 21 (4.38%) Test Scripting
12 20 (4.18%) Automation Testing
12 20 (4.18%) CRM
13 19 (3.97%) Automated Testing
13 19 (3.97%) Migration
13 19 (3.97%) Mentoring
14 18 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (3.76%) Test Automation
14 18 (3.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 190 (39.67%) SQL
2 37 (7.72%) PL/SQL
3 21 (4.38%) RPG
4 20 (4.18%) Java
4 20 (4.18%) RPG IV
5 16 (3.34%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 14 (2.92%) PHP
8 11 (2.30%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.09%) C
9 10 (2.09%) C#
10 9 (1.88%) Perl
10 9 (1.88%) RPG/400
11 8 (1.67%) C++
12 5 (1.04%) VBA
12 5 (1.04%) VB
13 4 (0.84%) Python
13 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.84%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 92 (19.21%) Degree
2 52 (10.86%) ISEB
3 19 (3.97%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.88%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (1.88%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.46%) HND
6 7 (1.46%) MCSE
7 5 (1.04%) MCP
8 4 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.42%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (0.42%) MCTS
9 2 (0.42%) MCITP
9 2 (0.42%) MCSA
9 2 (0.42%) CCNA
9 2 (0.42%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.64%) QA
2 9 (1.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) Basel II
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.63%) vSphere
5 2 (0.42%) XenServer
5 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.25%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.25%) SCCM
2 3 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.42%) WSUS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.21%) SCSM
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 67 (13.99%) Oracle
3 27 (5.64%) MicroStrategy
4 25 (5.22%) Cognos
5 11 (2.30%) VMware
6 10 (2.09%) Cisco
6 10 (2.09%) Citrix
7 7 (1.46%) HP
7 7 (1.46%) Google
8 6 (1.25%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.04%) IBM
10 4 (0.84%) SAP
10 4 (0.84%) Lotus
10 4 (0.84%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.84%) Remedy
11 3 (0.63%) Casewise
11 3 (0.63%) Zend
11 3 (0.63%) Adobe
12 2 (0.42%) Borland
12 2 (0.42%) McAfee
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Companies House
Salary: £24,594.00 - £29,115.00 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Competitive Salary & excellent career development
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: up to £30,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago