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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 272 253 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.15% 20.50% 22.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.83% 20.93% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 253 221 250
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 £19,000 £21,225
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
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
1246 1209 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.89% 97.97% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1043 1036
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 242 £32,500 +8.33% 14
North Wales -10 11 £27,500 -19.70% 1
West Wales -19 10 £23,000 -14.81% 1
Mid Wales - 7 £35,000 - 1
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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.

1 200 (41.15%) Finance
2 156 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (28.60%) SQL
4 96 (19.75%) Degree
5 95 (19.55%) Microsoft
6 84 (17.28%) ITIL
7 79 (16.26%) Business Analysis
8 75 (15.43%) ISEB
9 66 (13.58%) Windows
10 63 (12.96%) .NET
11 62 (12.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 60 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
13 59 (12.14%) SDLC
14 49 (10.08%) Selenium
15 48 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
15 48 (9.88%) Active Directory
15 48 (9.88%) Scrum
16 46 (9.47%) Advertising
16 46 (9.47%) MS Excel
17 44 (9.05%) C#
18 40 (8.23%) Incident Management
19 39 (8.02%) SQL Server
19 39 (8.02%) Project Management
19 39 (8.02%) Systems Analysis
20 38 (7.82%) Java
20 38 (7.82%) Waterfall
21 36 (7.41%) Web Services
21 36 (7.41%) MS Office
22 35 (7.20%) Validation
22 35 (7.20%) User Stories

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 10 (2.06%) SAS
2 7 (1.44%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.03%) ColdFusion
5 4 (0.82%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.62%) Apache
7 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.41%) Confluence
7 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.41%) IIS
7 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.21%) JBoss
8 1 (0.21%) nginx
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 46 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 36 (7.41%) MS Office
3 8 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.62%) Moqups
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.41%) Radian6
2 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.41%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.41%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.41%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.62%) Office 365
1 3 (0.62%) SaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.41%) IaaS
2 2 (0.41%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.23%) Firewall
2 4 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (0.62%) LAN
3 3 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.41%) Internet
4 2 (0.41%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) Broadband
5 1 (0.21%) NAS
5 1 (0.21%) PABX
5 1 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.06%) Relational Database
2 10 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.65%) QlikView
3 8 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.82%) Apache Hive
5 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.62%) Big Data
6 3 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.62%) SAS EBI
6 3 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.41%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.41%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.41%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 49 (10.08%) Selenium
2 12 (2.47%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.85%) Eclipse
5 7 (1.44%) JMeter
6 6 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.23%) JIRA
6 6 (1.23%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.23%) Subversion
6 6 (1.23%) Toad
7 5 (1.03%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.62%) MSTest
8 3 (0.62%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.62%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.41%) JBehave
9 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.41%) JUnit
9 2 (0.41%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.41%) VersionOne
General
1 200 (41.15%) Finance
2 46 (9.47%) Advertising
3 25 (5.14%) Banking
3 25 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.26%) Marketing
5 6 (1.23%) Games
5 6 (1.23%) Retail
6 5 (1.03%) French Language
6 5 (1.03%) Italian Language
6 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.82%) Billing
8 3 (0.62%) German Language
9 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.41%) Back Office
9 2 (0.41%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.41%) Electronics
9 2 (0.41%) Legal
9 2 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (12.96%) .NET
2 36 (7.41%) Web Services
3 21 (4.32%) HTML
4 16 (3.29%) SOAP
4 16 (3.29%) XML
5 15 (3.09%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.47%) .NET Framework
7 10 (2.06%) jQuery
8 9 (1.85%) Ajax
8 9 (1.85%) CSS
9 8 (1.65%) Hibernate
9 8 (1.65%) J2EE
9 8 (1.65%) REST
9 8 (1.65%) WCF
10 5 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (0.82%) Java EE
11 4 (0.82%) JPA
11 4 (0.82%) JSF
11 4 (0.82%) Spring
11 4 (0.82%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.53%) iSeries
3 17 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.29%) User Experience
5 12 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 9 (1.85%) Statistics
7 7 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.23%) Fintech
8 6 (1.23%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.03%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.82%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.62%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.41%) AS400
12 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.41%) FMCG
12 2 (0.41%) Replication
12 2 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.58%) Windows
2 26 (5.35%) Windows Server
3 24 (4.94%) Windows 7
4 10 (2.06%) Linux
5 6 (1.23%) Android
5 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.82%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.62%) Unix
7 3 (0.62%) VyOS
7 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.41%) CentOS
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (17.28%) ITIL
3 79 (16.26%) Business Analysis
4 62 (12.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 59 (12.14%) SDLC
6 48 (9.88%) Scrum
6 48 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 40 (8.23%) Incident Management
8 39 (8.02%) Project Management
8 39 (8.02%) Systems Analysis
9 38 (7.82%) Waterfall
10 35 (7.20%) User Stories
10 35 (7.20%) Validation
11 31 (6.38%) Manual Testing
12 30 (6.17%) Use Case
13 29 (5.97%) Data Modelling
13 29 (5.97%) Test Scripting
14 28 (5.76%) Feasibility Study
15 26 (5.35%) Automation Testing
16 25 (5.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 139 (28.60%) SQL
2 44 (9.05%) C#
3 38 (7.82%) Java
4 25 (5.14%) JavaScript
5 16 (3.29%) C++
5 16 (3.29%) VB.NET
6 13 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 12 (2.47%) C
8 7 (1.44%) PHP
8 7 (1.44%) VBA
9 6 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.03%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.82%) Python
11 4 (0.82%) RPG
11 4 (0.82%) RPG IV
11 4 (0.82%) RPG/400
12 3 (0.62%) Scala
12 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.41%) COBOL
13 2 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 96 (19.75%) Degree
2 75 (15.43%) ISEB
3 29 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
4 21 (4.32%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.26%) IIBA
6 8 (1.65%) CBAP
7 5 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.62%) CCNA
9 3 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.62%) MCP
9 3 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.21%) CEH
11 1 (0.21%) CISA
11 1 (0.21%) CISM
11 1 (0.21%) CISSP
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.12%) SLA
2 19 (3.91%) QA
3 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.62%) ISO19770
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 48 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.23%) SCCM
3 3 (0.62%) Nagios
4 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.21%) Nessus
5 1 (0.21%) Nmap
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (19.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.29%) IBM
2 16 (3.29%) SAP
3 14 (2.88%) Oracle
3 14 (2.88%) VMware
4 10 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (1.03%) Cisco
5 5 (1.03%) Dell
6 4 (0.82%) Avaya
6 4 (0.82%) Guidewire
6 4 (0.82%) Tableau
6 4 (0.82%) TOWER Software
7 3 (0.62%) BMC
7 3 (0.62%) Intel
7 3 (0.62%) NetApp
7 3 (0.62%) Splunk
7 3 (0.62%) Vyatta
8 2 (0.41%) Citrix
8 2 (0.41%) iManage
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