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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 261 312 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.74% 23.23% 21.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.35% 24.13% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 237 286 243
Average salary £33,087 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.28% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1349 1293 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.84% 96.28% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 1105 1111
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Wales

Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
(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
South Wales -3 232 £34,000 +13.33% 27
West Wales 0 15 £27,000 -19.22% 1
North Wales -5 13 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 224 (43.24%) Finance
2 163 (31.47%) SQL
3 115 (22.20%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 90 (17.37%) Windows
6 83 (16.02%) Business Intelligence
6 83 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
7 82 (15.83%) Business Analysis
8 78 (15.06%) SDLC
9 74 (14.29%) Degree
10 68 (13.13%) SQL Server
11 59 (11.39%) ISEB
12 55 (10.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 54 (10.42%) MS Excel
14 48 (9.27%) Oracle
15 42 (8.11%) ITIL
15 42 (8.11%) Active Directory
16 41 (7.92%) MS Office
16 41 (7.92%) Scrum
17 39 (7.53%) Linux
18 38 (7.34%) .NET
19 35 (6.76%) Project Management
20 34 (6.56%) Banking
20 34 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 33 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
22 32 (6.18%) Selenium
23 29 (5.60%) Advertising
23 29 (5.60%) UNIX
24 28 (5.41%) Dashboard Development
25 27 (5.21%) Data Warehouse

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 21 (4.05%) SAS
2 11 (2.12%) IIS
3 10 (1.93%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.74%) Apache
5 7 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.35%) IBM Notes
5 7 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.97%) Node.js
8 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.77%) JBoss
9 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.39%) Lync
10 2 (0.39%) CMS
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 54 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 41 (7.92%) MS Office
3 19 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.35%) MS Project
6 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.58%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (2.32%) Oracle 11i
1 12 (2.32%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (2.32%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.93%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 10 (1.93%) Oracle Financials
2 10 (1.93%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (1.93%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (1.93%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (1.16%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.97%) INSURE/90
6 4 (0.77%) Agresso
7 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.51%) SaaS
2 8 (1.54%) PaaS
3 6 (1.16%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.39%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.19%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.70%) VoIP
2 13 (2.51%) Firewall
3 12 (2.32%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.93%) HTTP
5 7 (1.35%) DHCP
6 6 (1.16%) DNS
6 6 (1.16%) Internet
7 4 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.77%) LAN
8 3 (0.58%) SAN
9 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.39%) VLAN
9 2 (0.39%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.39%) WAN
10 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.19%) VPN
10 1 (0.19%) Network Security
10 1 (0.19%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 55 (10.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (2.51%) Data Mining
7 12 (2.32%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (2.12%) Big Data
9 10 (1.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 8 (1.54%) DB2
11 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.97%) Cognos Query Studio
12 5 (0.97%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 5 (0.97%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 5 (0.97%) Cognos Transformer
12 5 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.97%) OLAP
12 5 (0.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 32 (6.18%) Selenium
2 17 (3.28%) Cucumber
3 15 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.54%) JIRA
5 7 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.35%) Subversion
5 7 (1.35%) Behat
5 7 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.97%) JMeter
7 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.58%) Maven
9 3 (0.58%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.58%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.39%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.39%) Toad
11 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
11 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
General
1 224 (43.24%) Finance
2 34 (6.56%) Banking
3 29 (5.60%) Advertising
4 26 (5.02%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.25%) Marketing
6 19 (3.67%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.35%) Retail
7 7 (1.35%) Automotive
8 4 (0.77%) Back Office
9 3 (0.58%) Legal
9 3 (0.58%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (7.34%) .NET
2 20 (3.86%) Web Services
3 19 (3.67%) XML
4 15 (2.90%) HTML
5 10 (1.93%) RESTful
6 9 (1.74%) REST
7 8 (1.54%) AngularJS
7 8 (1.54%) SOAP
8 7 (1.35%) jQuery
9 6 (1.16%) CSS
9 6 (1.16%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.97%) HTML5
11 4 (0.77%) J2EE
11 4 (0.77%) WinForms
12 3 (0.58%) COM
12 3 (0.58%) CSS3
12 3 (0.58%) Mojolicious
12 3 (0.58%) Zend Framework
12 3 (0.58%) JSON
13 2 (0.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 83 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.86%) iSeries
3 14 (2.70%) User Experience
4 13 (2.51%) AS400
5 9 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.54%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.35%) Statistics
8 5 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.97%) FMCG
9 4 (0.77%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.77%) IPTV
10 3 (0.58%) Informatics
10 3 (0.58%) Life Science
10 3 (0.58%) Human Factors
10 3 (0.58%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.58%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.58%) NHS
10 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 90 (17.37%) Windows
2 39 (7.53%) Linux
3 29 (5.60%) UNIX
4 20 (3.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.90%) Windows 7
6 15 (2.90%) Solaris
7 7 (1.35%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.35%) Android
8 4 (0.77%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.77%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.58%) AIX
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) OS/400
11 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (22.20%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (16.02%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (15.83%) Business Analysis
4 78 (15.06%) SDLC
5 42 (8.11%) ITIL
6 41 (7.92%) Scrum
7 35 (6.76%) Project Management
8 33 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (5.41%) Dashboard Development
10 24 (4.63%) Test Scripting
11 23 (4.44%) Manual Testing
11 23 (4.44%) Test Automation
11 23 (4.44%) Automated Testing
11 23 (4.44%) Software Testing
12 21 (4.05%) PRINCE2
13 20 (3.86%) UML
14 19 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (3.47%) Analytics
15 18 (3.47%) Automation Testing
16 17 (3.28%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 163 (31.47%) SQL
2 20 (3.86%) Java
2 20 (3.86%) JavaScript
3 19 (3.67%) PHP
4 17 (3.28%) PL/SQL
4 17 (3.28%) RPG
5 16 (3.09%) Perl
5 16 (3.09%) RPG IV
6 14 (2.70%) C#
6 14 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.32%) Python
8 10 (1.93%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.35%) VB
9 7 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.16%) Ruby
10 6 (1.16%) C
11 5 (0.97%) RPG/400
11 5 (0.97%) Groovy
12 4 (0.77%) VBA
12 4 (0.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 74 (14.29%) Degree
2 59 (11.39%) ISEB
3 21 (4.05%) ISTQB
4 18 (3.47%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.51%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.12%) ISEB Practitioner
7 8 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.35%) HND
9 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.77%) MCSE
11 3 (0.58%) MCSA
11 3 (0.58%) CISSP
11 3 (0.58%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.58%) APMG
11 3 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.39%) MCTS
12 2 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.02%) QA
2 23 (4.44%) SLA
3 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.58%) vSphere
5 2 (0.39%) XenServer
5 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.16%) SCCM
3 3 (0.58%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.39%) WSUS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 98 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 48 (9.27%) Oracle
3 20 (3.86%) Cognos
4 16 (3.09%) MicroStrategy
5 12 (2.32%) VMware
6 9 (1.74%) SAP
7 8 (1.54%) Citrix
8 7 (1.35%) Lotus
8 7 (1.35%) HP
8 7 (1.35%) Casewise
9 6 (1.16%) Tableau
9 6 (1.16%) Cisco
9 6 (1.16%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.97%) IBM
11 4 (0.77%) Adobe
11 4 (0.77%) Borland
11 4 (0.77%) Google
11 4 (0.77%) Perforce
11 4 (0.77%) Remedy
12 3 (0.58%) Sage
Wales
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 23k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Holywell
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Salary £Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Welsh Water
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Welsh Water
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £15k - 18k per year + Shift allowance, bonus, Pension, Health care
Posted: 15 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago