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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 240 212 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.75% 17.54% 20.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.46% 18.18% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 201 182 187
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,783 £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
1023 1166 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.97% 96.44% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1036 884
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +1 146 £31,635 +4.57% 26
Newport -1 29 £32,500 +3.17% 7
Caerphilly +17 16 £21,250 -41.78% 1
Torfaen +10 13 £30,000 -16.66% 2
Bridgend +19 10 £34,500 -1.42% 3
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 138 (27.38%) Finance
2 132 (26.19%) SQL
3 102 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (20.04%) Microsoft
5 74 (14.68%) Degree
6 73 (14.48%) Windows
7 71 (14.09%) SQL Server
8 66 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
9 65 (12.90%) MS Excel
9 65 (12.90%) ISEB
10 64 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
11 60 (11.90%) Business Analysis
12 59 (11.71%) Test Scripting
13 57 (11.31%) Java
14 53 (10.52%) Oracle
15 52 (10.32%) ITIL
16 41 (8.13%) Mentoring
17 40 (7.94%) Banking
18 37 (7.34%) Scrum
18 37 (7.34%) XML
18 37 (7.34%) User Stories
19 33 (6.55%) PRINCE2
20 32 (6.35%) Telecoms
20 32 (6.35%) Unit Testing
21 29 (5.75%) Project Management
21 29 (5.75%) Waterfall
22 28 (5.56%) System Testing
22 28 (5.56%) Groovy
23 27 (5.36%) VMware
23 27 (5.36%) Web Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (2.78%) SAS
2 9 (1.79%) IIS
3 8 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (1.19%) FileNet
5 6 (1.19%) LiveCycle
5 6 (1.19%) Confluence
6 5 (0.99%) CMS
6 5 (0.99%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.40%) Lync
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
Applications
1 65 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.36%) MS Office
3 16 (3.17%) MS Project
4 9 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.60%) SPSS
6 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (1.39%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (1.19%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (1.19%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.79%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.60%) INSURE/90
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.20%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.40%) Trello
2 2 (0.40%) GitHub
2 2 (0.40%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.16%) Firewall
2 22 (4.37%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (2.18%) DNS
3 11 (2.18%) SAN
4 8 (1.59%) LAN
4 8 (1.59%) VoIP
4 8 (1.59%) Network Security
4 8 (1.59%) NAS
5 7 (1.39%) WAN
6 6 (1.19%) Internet
6 6 (1.19%) DHCP
7 5 (0.99%) Wireless
8 4 (0.79%) VLAN
9 2 (0.40%) SNMP
9 2 (0.40%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.20%) Softswitch
10 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.20%) ISDN
10 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.59%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.39%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.19%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.79%) MS Access
13 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (4.37%) JUnit
2 21 (4.17%) JIRA
3 17 (3.37%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.98%) Cucumber
5 14 (2.78%) Selenium
6 10 (1.98%) Maven
6 10 (1.98%) SoapUI
7 8 (1.59%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.59%) ClearQuest
7 8 (1.59%) Subversion
8 7 (1.39%) Hudson
8 7 (1.39%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.99%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.99%) Spock
10 4 (0.79%) Ant
10 4 (0.79%) JMeter
10 4 (0.79%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.79%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.60%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 138 (27.38%) Finance
2 40 (7.94%) Banking
3 32 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.56%) Marketing
5 13 (2.58%) Advertising
6 9 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.39%) Billing
8 5 (0.99%) Welsh Language
9 3 (0.60%) Retail
9 3 (0.60%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.34%) XML
2 27 (5.36%) Web Services
2 27 (5.36%) .NET
3 20 (3.97%) J2EE
3 20 (3.97%) Hibernate
4 19 (3.77%) HTML
5 13 (2.58%) Spring
6 10 (1.98%) JSF
7 9 (1.79%) CSS
8 8 (1.59%) XSLT
9 7 (1.39%) WPF
9 7 (1.39%) Middleware
9 7 (1.39%) SOAP
9 7 (1.39%) Struts
10 6 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (0.99%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.79%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.79%) COM
12 4 (0.79%) Java EE
12 4 (0.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.98%) Mathematics
2 15 (2.98%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.58%) User Experience
4 11 (2.18%) Digital Media
4 11 (2.18%) Statistics
4 11 (2.18%) IPTV
4 11 (2.18%) Blog
5 10 (1.98%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.79%) Open Source
7 8 (1.59%) Credit Risk
8 4 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.60%) iPad
9 3 (0.60%) CMDB
9 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.60%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.40%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.48%) Windows
2 23 (4.56%) Linux
3 18 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (2.58%) Windows XP
5 12 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 12 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.18%) UNIX
7 9 (1.79%) Android
8 8 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.99%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 60 (11.90%) Business Analysis
4 59 (11.71%) Test Scripting
5 52 (10.32%) ITIL
6 41 (8.13%) Mentoring
7 37 (7.34%) Scrum
7 37 (7.34%) User Stories
8 33 (6.55%) PRINCE2
9 32 (6.35%) Unit Testing
10 29 (5.75%) Project Management
10 29 (5.75%) Waterfall
11 28 (5.56%) System Testing
12 25 (4.96%) Validation
12 25 (4.96%) Automated Testing
13 24 (4.76%) Test Strategy
13 24 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (3.57%) UML
15 18 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 132 (26.19%) SQL
2 57 (11.31%) Java
3 28 (5.56%) Groovy
4 26 (5.16%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.37%) VBA
6 15 (2.98%) C#
6 15 (2.98%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.18%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.59%) Perl
8 8 (1.59%) Scala
9 7 (1.39%) C++
9 7 (1.39%) Delphi
10 6 (1.19%) RPG
10 6 (1.19%) Clojure
10 6 (1.19%) RPG IV
11 5 (0.99%) C
12 4 (0.79%) Python
13 3 (0.60%) RPG/400
14 2 (0.40%) PHP
14 2 (0.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 74 (14.68%) Degree
2 65 (12.90%) ISEB
3 24 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 14 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.19%) MCSE
7 5 (0.99%) SAP Certification
7 5 (0.99%) MCP
8 4 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.79%) CCNA
8 4 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.79%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.60%) PMP
9 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.60%) CISSP
10 2 (0.40%) CEH
10 2 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.40%) CCENT
10 2 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.36%) QA
2 20 (3.97%) SLA
3 8 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.60%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.78%) VirtualBox
3 13 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.99%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.79%) NetBackup
1 4 (0.79%) SCCM
2 3 (0.60%) SCDPM
2 3 (0.60%) SCOM
3 2 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.40%) Nessus
3 2 (0.40%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.40%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.20%) SCSM
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 101 (20.04%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.52%) Oracle
3 27 (5.36%) VMware
4 21 (4.17%) IBM
5 20 (3.97%) Cisco
6 14 (2.78%) T-Plan
7 12 (2.38%) SAP
8 11 (2.18%) Google
9 10 (1.98%) Adobe
10 9 (1.79%) Citrix
10 9 (1.79%) HP
11 7 (1.39%) Guidewire
11 7 (1.39%) NetApp
11 7 (1.39%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.19%) Twitter
13 4 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.60%) Veeam
14 3 (0.60%) Perforce
14 3 (0.60%) Symantec
14 3 (0.60%) Remedy
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