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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 10 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 4 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 10.00% 12.50% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% 13.59% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 14
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £28,736
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,950 £18,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £55,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
40 103 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 100.00% 91.96% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 101 48
Average salary £42,055 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.39% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £50,500
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 30 March 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 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Agresso
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) User Experience
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) MS Office
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft