The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 311 215 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.07% 16.77% 16.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.90% 17.47% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 283 197 148
Average salary £30,000 £31,331 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.24% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £45,000 £38,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1301 1231 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.51% 96.02% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1092 838
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Analyst
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 +5 260 £30,000 -7.69% 28
West Wales +15 32 £30,000 -4.24% 3
North Wales +2 16 £25,000 - 4
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 150 (25.68%) SQL
2 123 (21.06%) Finance
3 107 (18.32%) Microsoft
3 107 (18.32%) Degree
4 83 (14.21%) SQL Server
5 82 (14.04%) Java
6 75 (12.84%) Windows
7 74 (12.67%) Telecoms
8 72 (12.33%) Banking
9 71 (12.16%) MS Excel
10 69 (11.82%) Test Scripting
10 69 (11.82%) Unit Testing
11 63 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (10.79%) ITIL
12 62 (10.62%) ISEB
13 55 (9.42%) XML
14 53 (9.08%) Business Analysis
15 52 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing
16 48 (8.22%) Web Services
17 47 (8.05%) .NET
18 43 (7.36%) Scrum
19 41 (7.02%) Hibernate
19 41 (7.02%) J2EE
20 40 (6.85%) QA
21 38 (6.51%) HTML
22 34 (5.82%) Oracle
22 34 (5.82%) IBM
22 34 (5.82%) User Stories
23 33 (5.65%) ISTQB
24 31 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 18 (3.08%) IIS
2 16 (2.74%) Tomcat
2 16 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (2.74%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.05%) CMS
4 11 (1.88%) Commerce Server
4 11 (1.88%) SAS
5 10 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.54%) Confluence
6 9 (1.54%) LiveCycle
6 9 (1.54%) FileNet
7 5 (0.86%) Lync
8 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.17%) Apache
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.17%) Site Server
Applications
1 71 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.97%) MS Office
3 12 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.71%) MS Project
5 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.23%) Google Analytics
2 12 (2.05%) INSURE/90
3 6 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.68%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.05%) SaaS
2 2 (0.34%) Trello
2 2 (0.34%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.28%) Firewall
2 21 (3.60%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.74%) Internet
4 13 (2.23%) DNS
5 12 (2.05%) SAN
6 9 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (1.54%) NAS
7 6 (1.03%) Wireless
7 6 (1.03%) Network Security
8 5 (0.86%) LAN
8 5 (0.86%) WAN
9 4 (0.68%) VoIP
9 4 (0.68%) HTTP
9 4 (0.68%) VLAN
10 3 (0.51%) Intranet
11 2 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (0.34%) SSL
11 2 (0.34%) DHCP
11 2 (0.34%) SNMP
11 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (2.57%) Oracle Database
3 15 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.05%) DB2
5 12 (2.05%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.88%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.37%) EDRMS
10 7 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.86%) MS Access
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (3.77%) JIRA
2 21 (3.60%) JUnit
3 19 (3.25%) Jenkins
4 18 (3.08%) Selenium
5 16 (2.74%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.40%) Maven
7 13 (2.23%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.23%) Visual Studio
8 12 (2.05%) Rational Application Developer
8 12 (2.05%) Subversion
9 11 (1.88%) SoapUI
9 11 (1.88%) Hudson
10 10 (1.71%) ClearQuest
11 7 (1.20%) CruiseControl
12 5 (0.86%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.86%) Ant
13 4 (0.68%) RequisitePro
13 4 (0.68%) JMeter
13 4 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
General
1 123 (21.06%) Finance
2 74 (12.67%) Telecoms
3 72 (12.33%) Banking
4 27 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 23 (3.94%) Marketing
6 17 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (2.74%) Billing
8 12 (2.05%) Advertising
9 7 (1.20%) Welsh Language
9 7 (1.20%) Retail
10 3 (0.51%) Electronics
10 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.42%) XML
2 48 (8.22%) Web Services
3 47 (8.05%) .NET
4 41 (7.02%) Hibernate
4 41 (7.02%) J2EE
5 38 (6.51%) HTML
6 25 (4.28%) Spring
7 18 (3.08%) CSS
8 16 (2.74%) Struts
9 13 (2.23%) JSF
10 12 (2.05%) JSP
10 12 (2.05%) SOAP
11 11 (1.88%) .NET Framework
12 9 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (1.54%) WPF
12 9 (1.54%) XSLT
13 7 (1.20%) Middleware
14 6 (1.03%) COM
15 4 (0.68%) JPA
15 4 (0.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.25%) Management Information System
2 16 (2.74%) Mathematics
2 16 (2.74%) Life Science
3 12 (2.05%) Open Source
4 10 (1.71%) Blog
5 8 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 8 (1.37%) IPTV
6 7 (1.20%) Statistics
7 5 (0.86%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.86%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (0.68%) CMDB
9 3 (0.51%) DTV
9 3 (0.51%) GIS
10 2 (0.34%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.34%) AS400
10 2 (0.34%) iSeries
10 2 (0.34%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.84%) Windows
2 23 (3.94%) Linux
3 17 (2.91%) UNIX
4 16 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.05%) Windows XP
6 12 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.88%) Android
8 10 (1.71%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.03%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (11.82%) Test Scripting
1 69 (11.82%) Unit Testing
2 63 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (10.79%) ITIL
3 53 (9.08%) Business Analysis
4 52 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 43 (7.36%) Scrum
6 34 (5.82%) User Stories
7 31 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (5.14%) Automated Testing
8 30 (5.14%) System Testing
8 30 (5.14%) Test Strategy
9 27 (4.62%) Project Management
10 26 (4.45%) Software Testing
11 25 (4.28%) Migration
12 24 (4.11%) Validation
13 22 (3.77%) Data Migration
14 21 (3.60%) Content Management
15 20 (3.42%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 150 (25.68%) SQL
2 82 (14.04%) Java
3 30 (5.14%) Groovy
4 24 (4.11%) RPG
4 24 (4.11%) JavaScript
4 24 (4.11%) RPG IV
5 22 (3.77%) C#
6 12 (2.05%) RPG/400
7 11 (1.88%) Scala
7 11 (1.88%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.54%) Clojure
9 8 (1.37%) Perl
10 5 (0.86%) VBA
11 4 (0.68%) Python
11 4 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.68%) C
12 2 (0.34%) XQuery
12 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.34%) XPath
12 2 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 107 (18.32%) Degree
2 62 (10.62%) ISEB
3 33 (5.65%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (2.40%) MCP
7 13 (2.23%) MCSE
8 7 (1.20%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.20%) SAP Certification
8 7 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.68%) CISSP
10 3 (0.51%) PMP
10 3 (0.51%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.34%) CCNA
11 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.34%) GIAC
11 2 (0.34%) GCIA
11 2 (0.34%) GCFW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.85%) QA
2 29 (4.97%) SLA
3 8 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.17%) GxP
System Software
1 25 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.57%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.88%) VirtualBox
4 8 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.86%) NetBackup
2 4 (0.68%) SCOM
3 3 (0.51%) SCCM
4 2 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.34%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.34%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 107 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.82%) Oracle
2 34 (5.82%) IBM
3 27 (4.62%) VMware
3 27 (4.62%) Cisco
4 16 (2.74%) SAP
4 16 (2.74%) Google
4 16 (2.74%) Guidewire
5 13 (2.23%) Adobe
6 12 (2.05%) Citrix
6 12 (2.05%) HP
7 11 (1.88%) T-Plan
8 9 (1.54%) Twitter
9 7 (1.20%) Symantec
9 7 (1.20%) Business Objects
9 7 (1.20%) Veritas
10 5 (0.86%) Fujitsu
10 5 (0.86%) Juniper
11 4 (0.68%) Apple
11 4 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £17500 per annum
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Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Cardiff
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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