The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 7 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 10 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 16.95% 17.57% 10.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.86% 18.84% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 7
Average salary £34,836 £27,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.67% +48.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
West 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 Swansea 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
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
56 69 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 94.92% 93.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 65 56
Average salary £35,418 £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.27% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Analyst
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Swansea

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 9 (37.50%) Finance
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agresso
5 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) User Experience
6 3 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (8.33%) Retail
7 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
7 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) UNIX
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) MS Office

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 2 (8.33%) VLAN
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
1 2 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) OSPF
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
3 2 (8.33%) Nortel
3 2 (8.33%) Fujitsu
3 2 (8.33%) ProCurve