The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 187 244 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.64% 19.90% 22.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.97% 20.33% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 174 226 236
Median salary £32,500 £32,063 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +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
1102 1200 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.04% 97.88% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1015 998
Median salary £36,500 £35,369 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.19% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 29 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +2 132 £31,849 -2.00% 18
Newport -4 29 £35,000 - 1
Bridgend -7 11 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Torfaen -7 5 £42,500 +38.21%
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 180 (42.35%) Finance
2 141 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (25.18%) SQL
4 87 (20.47%) Business Analysis
5 77 (18.12%) SDLC
6 75 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 72 (16.94%) ISEB
7 72 (16.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (16.24%) Microsoft
9 66 (15.53%) Degree
10 56 (13.18%) ITIL
11 46 (10.82%) Advertising
12 45 (10.59%) Windows
13 43 (10.12%) SQL Server
13 43 (10.12%) MS Excel
14 41 (9.65%) Use Case
15 34 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 34 (8.00%) Test Scripting
15 34 (8.00%) QA
16 33 (7.76%) Waterfall
17 32 (7.53%) User Stories
18 31 (7.29%) Active Directory
19 30 (7.06%) Project Management
19 30 (7.06%) MS Office
20 29 (6.82%) UML
20 29 (6.82%) Scrum
21 27 (6.35%) Oracle
22 26 (6.12%) Selenium
23 24 (5.65%) SLA
23 24 (5.65%) Incident Management

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.12%) Apache
2 8 (1.88%) IIS
3 7 (1.65%) SAS
4 6 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.94%) CMS
5 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.94%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.24%) JBoss
8 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 30 (7.06%) MS Office
3 16 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) assyst
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) EQXanite
3 1 (0.24%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.12%) PaaS
2 7 (1.65%) SaaS
3 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.06%) Firewall
2 4 (0.94%) Internet
3 3 (0.71%) LAN
4 2 (0.47%) SAN
4 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.24%) VLAN
5 1 (0.24%) VoIP
5 1 (0.24%) VPN
5 1 (0.24%) WAN
5 1 (0.24%) WebEx
5 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.76%) Big Data
3 11 (2.59%) Data Mining
3 11 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.18%) SQLPlus
8 4 (0.94%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.94%) QlikView
8 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.71%) OLAP
9 3 (0.71%) OLTP
9 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (6.12%) Selenium
2 18 (4.24%) SoapUI
3 8 (1.88%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.18%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.94%) JMeter
6 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.94%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.71%) JBehave
7 3 (0.71%) Subversion
8 2 (0.47%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.47%) JIRA
9 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.24%) Ranorex
General
1 180 (42.35%) Finance
2 46 (10.82%) Advertising
3 22 (5.18%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.71%) Marketing
5 12 (2.82%) Banking
6 6 (1.41%) Electronics
6 6 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.18%) Legal
8 4 (0.94%) Games
9 3 (0.71%) Billing
9 3 (0.71%) Law
10 2 (0.47%) Retail
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.24%) SOAP
2 15 (3.53%) .NET
3 12 (2.82%) XML
4 9 (2.12%) Web Services
5 5 (1.18%) REST
6 4 (0.94%) HTML
7 3 (0.71%) COM
7 3 (0.71%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.71%) J2EE
7 3 (0.71%) Middleware
7 3 (0.71%) Struts
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.24%) CGI
8 1 (0.24%) CSS
8 1 (0.24%) jQuery
8 1 (0.24%) LAMP
8 1 (0.24%) WCF
8 1 (0.24%) XSD
8 1 (0.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 75 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.29%) User Experience
3 11 (2.59%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.88%) Fintech
6 6 (1.41%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.71%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.47%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.47%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.47%) iSeries
11 1 (0.24%) AS400
11 1 (0.24%) CMDB
11 1 (0.24%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.24%) Replication
11 1 (0.24%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 45 (10.59%) Windows
2 20 (4.71%) Windows Server
3 19 (4.47%) Linux
4 16 (3.76%) Unix
5 14 (3.29%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.41%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.18%) Solaris
9 5 (1.18%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.47%) Android
12 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.24%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (20.47%) Business Analysis
3 77 (18.12%) SDLC
4 72 (16.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (13.18%) ITIL
6 41 (9.65%) Use Case
7 34 (8.00%) Test Scripting
7 34 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 33 (7.76%) Waterfall
9 32 (7.53%) User Stories
10 30 (7.06%) Project Management
11 29 (6.82%) Scrum
11 29 (6.82%) UML
12 24 (5.65%) Incident Management
13 22 (5.18%) Data Modelling
14 21 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (4.24%) Software Delivery
15 18 (4.24%) Software Testing
16 17 (4.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (25.18%) SQL
2 18 (4.24%) Java
3 17 (4.00%) C#
4 6 (1.41%) C
5 5 (1.18%) C++
5 5 (1.18%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.94%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.71%) Ruby
8 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.47%) R
8 2 (0.47%) Scala
8 2 (0.47%) VBA
9 1 (0.24%) COBOL
9 1 (0.24%) JCL
9 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (16.94%) ISEB
2 66 (15.53%) Degree
3 21 (4.94%) ISTQB
4 16 (3.76%) IIBA
5 14 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (3.06%) CBAP
7 12 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.94%) CCNA
8 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.47%) CISA
9 2 (0.47%) CISM
9 2 (0.47%) CISMP
9 2 (0.47%) CISSP
9 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.47%) MCP
10 1 (0.24%) CCENT
10 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.00%) QA
2 24 (5.65%) SLA
3 5 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.24%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.41%) SCCM
2 5 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.71%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.24%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.24%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 69 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.35%) Oracle
3 10 (2.35%) SAP
4 9 (2.12%) VMware
5 6 (1.41%) Cisco
5 6 (1.41%) Citrix
5 6 (1.41%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.41%) Remedy
5 6 (1.41%) ServiceNow
6 4 (0.94%) Alterian
6 4 (0.94%) Avaya
6 4 (0.94%) IBM
6 4 (0.94%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.71%) Guidewire
7 3 (0.71%) Splunk
8 2 (0.47%) AlienVault
8 2 (0.47%) Apple
8 2 (0.47%) Kaspersky
8 2 (0.47%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.47%) Tableau
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29625 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent bens
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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