The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
UK / Wales
Rank 12 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 167 296 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.06% 21.61% 21.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.77% 22.07% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 149 264 261
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%

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
996 1341 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.77% 97.88% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1147 1160
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 25 February 2017.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Wales

Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -6 139 £33,250 +9.01% 8
Mid Wales -9 10 £40,000 +73.91%
West Wales -21 8 £30,250 +5.21% 2
North Wales -5 6 £28,750 +27.77% 6
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 174 (39.10%) Finance
2 148 (33.26%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (28.99%) SQL
4 90 (20.22%) Business Analysis
4 90 (20.22%) Degree
5 84 (18.88%) Microsoft
6 72 (16.18%) ITIL
7 69 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
8 68 (15.28%) .NET
8 68 (15.28%) ISEB
9 64 (14.38%) Windows
10 52 (11.69%) Project Management
11 48 (10.79%) Active Directory
11 48 (10.79%) C#
11 48 (10.79%) Advertising
12 45 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (10.11%) Selenium
12 45 (10.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 45 (10.11%) Waterfall
13 42 (9.44%) Web Services
14 41 (9.21%) SQL Server
15 40 (8.99%) Scrum
16 39 (8.76%) MS Excel
17 37 (8.31%) Test Scripting
18 33 (7.42%) SDLC
19 31 (6.97%) Manual Testing
20 29 (6.52%) Incident Management
20 29 (6.52%) Java
20 29 (6.52%) Validation
21 28 (6.29%) Systems Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (1.12%) SAS
2 4 (0.90%) ColdFusion
2 4 (0.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (0.90%) WebSphere
2 4 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.45%) Confluence
4 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.45%) IIS
4 2 (0.45%) nginx
4 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 39 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.29%) MS Office
3 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.67%) Moqups
4 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.80%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.45%) Radian6
4 2 (0.45%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.45%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.45%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.12%) Office 365
4 4 (0.90%) IaaS
5 3 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.45%) SaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) GitHub
7 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.57%) Firewall
2 5 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (0.67%) Internet
3 3 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.22%) Broadband
5 1 (0.22%) FTP
5 1 (0.22%) LAN
5 1 (0.22%) NAS
5 1 (0.22%) Network Security
5 1 (0.22%) PABX
5 1 (0.22%) SAN
5 1 (0.22%) VoIP
5 1 (0.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.15%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.12%) QlikView
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.67%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.67%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.67%) SAS EBI
9 3 (0.67%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.45%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.45%) Power BI
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 45 (10.11%) Selenium
2 12 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.80%) Eclipse
5 7 (1.57%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.35%) JIRA
6 6 (1.35%) JMeter
7 5 (1.12%) Subversion
7 5 (1.12%) Toad
8 4 (0.90%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.67%) MSTest
10 2 (0.45%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.45%) JUnit
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.45%) VersionOne
11 1 (0.22%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.22%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.22%) TestLink
General
1 174 (39.10%) Finance
2 48 (10.79%) Advertising
3 20 (4.49%) Banking
3 20 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.57%) Games
6 6 (1.35%) French Language
6 6 (1.35%) Italian Language
7 5 (1.12%) Retail
8 4 (0.90%) Legal
8 4 (0.90%) Marketing
9 3 (0.67%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.67%) German Language
10 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.45%) Electronics
10 2 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (15.28%) .NET
2 42 (9.44%) Web Services
3 26 (5.84%) HTML
4 22 (4.94%) SOAP
5 19 (4.27%) ASP.NET
6 17 (3.82%) XML
7 12 (2.70%) CSS
7 12 (2.70%) jQuery
7 12 (2.70%) REST
8 11 (2.47%) .NET Framework
8 11 (2.47%) WCF
9 8 (1.80%) Ajax
10 6 (1.35%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (1.12%) Hibernate
11 5 (1.12%) Spring
12 4 (0.90%) J2EE
12 4 (0.90%) Java EE
12 4 (0.90%) JSF
12 4 (0.90%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.04%) iSeries
2 18 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.80%) Fintech
5 8 (1.80%) User Experience
6 7 (1.57%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.45%) AS400
8 2 (0.45%) FMCG
8 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.45%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.45%) Social Media
8 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.22%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.22%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.38%) Windows
2 21 (4.72%) Windows Server
3 12 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.35%) Linux
5 5 (1.12%) Android
6 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.45%) Unix
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) CentOS
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (33.26%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (20.22%) Business Analysis
3 72 (16.18%) ITIL
4 52 (11.69%) Project Management
5 45 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (10.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 45 (10.11%) Waterfall
6 40 (8.99%) Scrum
7 37 (8.31%) Test Scripting
8 33 (7.42%) SDLC
9 31 (6.97%) Manual Testing
10 29 (6.52%) Incident Management
10 29 (6.52%) Validation
11 28 (6.29%) Systems Analysis
12 27 (6.07%) Automation Testing
12 27 (6.07%) User Stories
13 26 (5.84%) Use Case
14 22 (4.94%) Data Modelling
14 22 (4.94%) Feasibility Study
15 21 (4.72%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (28.99%) SQL
2 48 (10.79%) C#
3 29 (6.52%) Java
4 27 (6.07%) JavaScript
5 23 (5.17%) VB.NET
6 12 (2.70%) PHP
6 12 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 11 (2.47%) C
8 9 (2.02%) C++
9 7 (1.57%) Python
10 5 (1.12%) VBA
11 4 (0.90%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.90%) RPG
11 4 (0.90%) RPG IV
11 4 (0.90%) RPG/400
11 4 (0.90%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.67%) R
12 3 (0.67%) VB
13 2 (0.45%) COBOL
13 2 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 90 (20.22%) Degree
2 68 (15.28%) ISEB
3 25 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (5.39%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.02%) CBAP
5 9 (2.02%) IIBA
6 5 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.12%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.67%) CCNA
8 3 (0.67%) CISSP
9 2 (0.45%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.22%) CISA
10 1 (0.22%) CISM
10 1 (0.22%) HND
10 1 (0.22%) MCP
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.49%) QA
2 17 (3.82%) SLA
3 5 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.90%) PMO
5 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.22%) P3O
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (10.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (2.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.60%) IBM
3 15 (3.37%) Oracle
4 13 (2.92%) SAP
5 12 (2.70%) VMware
6 9 (2.02%) Tableau
7 8 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.35%) Cisco
9 4 (0.90%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (0.90%) Google
9 4 (0.90%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.67%) Avaya
10 3 (0.67%) Citrix
11 2 (0.45%) Apple
11 2 (0.45%) Cognos
11 2 (0.45%) Dell
11 2 (0.45%) iManage
11 2 (0.45%) Lotus
11 2 (0.45%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.45%) Sage
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