The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 28 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 28.28% 13.08% 15.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.57% 13.18% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 8
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,800 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Analyst
South 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 Torfaen 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
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 129 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 98.99% 99.23% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 86 102 52
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Analyst
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Torfaen

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Analyst
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Cwmbran +11 28 £33,000 +1.53%
Analyst
South Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (43.48%) Oracle
4 19 (41.30%) SQL
5 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
7 14 (30.43%) ISEB
7 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
7 14 (30.43%) Scrum
8 13 (28.26%) SaaS
8 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
9 12 (26.09%) Windows
10 11 (23.91%) Automated Testing
10 11 (23.91%) QA
10 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
11 10 (21.74%) SDLC
11 10 (21.74%) Unix
12 9 (19.57%) Linux
13 8 (17.39%) UML
13 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
13 8 (17.39%) Web Services
13 8 (17.39%) ITIL
13 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (17.39%) User Stories
14 7 (15.22%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
14 7 (15.22%) Defect Management
14 7 (15.22%) Use Case
14 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
15 6 (13.04%) Data Mining

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) SaaS
2 6 (13.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Big Data
2 6 (13.04%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.04%) Advertising
2 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.17%) DTV
3 1 (2.17%) IPTV
3 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Unix
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
3 14 (30.43%) Scrum
4 11 (23.91%) Automated Testing
4 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
5 10 (21.74%) SDLC
6 8 (17.39%) ITIL
6 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.39%) UML
6 8 (17.39%) User Stories
7 7 (15.22%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
7 7 (15.22%) Defect Management
7 7 (15.22%) Use Case
8 6 (13.04%) Data Entry
8 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.04%) Mobile Marketing
9 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) Groovy
4 2 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) Korn
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) VB
5 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) ISEB
2 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
3 8 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) QA
2 5 (10.87%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Perforce