The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 77 47 75
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 26 44 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.07% 4.03% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 4.17% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 15
Average salary £32,000 £30,565 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.69% -21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,129 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £45,500 £42,209
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -
Senior 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
1231 1055 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.78% 96.61% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1065 948 978
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,925
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,725 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the South Wales region.

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in South Wales

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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 -28 20 £32,000 +4.69% 1
Bridgend - 5 £29,500 -
Newport -23 1 £36,000 -20.87%
Senior Analyst
Wales

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.94%) Degree
3 23 (43.40%) SQL
4 22 (41.51%) Finance
5 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
6 19 (35.85%) Scrum
7 18 (33.96%) Banking
8 17 (32.08%) ISEB
9 16 (30.19%) Telecoms
10 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
11 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (18.87%) Unit Testing
11 10 (18.87%) Software Testing
11 10 (18.87%) Selenium
11 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (16.98%) SAS
12 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
12 9 (16.98%) Automated Testing
12 9 (16.98%) Automation Testing
12 9 (16.98%) SDLC
13 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
13 8 (15.09%) Ajax
13 8 (15.09%) QA
13 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
13 8 (15.09%) Validation
13 8 (15.09%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (15.09%) JMeter
13 8 (15.09%) XML

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) SAS
2 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.55%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) DB2
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Selenium
2 8 (15.09%) JMeter
2 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.32%) JIRA
3 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.32%) Behat
4 4 (7.55%) MSTest
4 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.89%) Toad
6 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.89%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Banking
3 16 (30.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) HTML
1 8 (15.09%) CSS
1 8 (15.09%) XML
1 8 (15.09%) Ajax
2 6 (11.32%) RESTful
3 4 (7.55%) REST
3 4 (7.55%) J2EE
3 4 (7.55%) Java EE
3 4 (7.55%) JSON
3 4 (7.55%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (7.55%) JPA
3 4 (7.55%) XSL
3 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.55%) Spring
3 4 (7.55%) JSF
3 4 (7.55%) SOAP
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) iSeries
2 4 (7.55%) AS400
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Scrum
3 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (18.87%) Unit Testing
4 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
4 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.87%) Software Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Automated Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Automation Testing
5 9 (16.98%) SDLC
6 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
6 8 (15.09%) Validation
7 6 (11.32%) Web Design
7 6 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Load Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Web Development
9 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.32%) PHP
3 6 (11.32%) C#
4 5 (9.43%) RPG
4 5 (9.43%) RPG/400
4 5 (9.43%) RPG IV
5 4 (7.55%) Python
5 4 (7.55%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) VBScript
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) Degree
2 17 (32.08%) ISEB
3 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
4 6 (11.32%) HND
5 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (7.55%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) Telerik
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
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