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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 10 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 214 317 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.58% 21.94% 21.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.31% 22.34% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 199 278 229
Median salary £33,500 £31,500 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
1236 1419 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.74% 98.20% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1216 1063
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 25 September 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 -2 201 £33,173 +3.73% 18
Mid Wales -15 6 - -
West Wales -10 5 £35,000 +40.00%
North Wales -1 2 £35,000 +40.00%
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 197 (43.97%) Finance
2 147 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (26.56%) SQL
4 88 (19.64%) Business Analysis
5 87 (19.42%) Microsoft
6 85 (18.97%) SDLC
7 84 (18.75%) Degree
8 77 (17.19%) ITIL
9 75 (16.74%) ISEB
10 73 (16.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 54 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
12 48 (10.71%) Windows
13 43 (9.60%) SQL Server
13 43 (9.60%) MS Excel
14 38 (8.48%) Project Management
15 37 (8.26%) Advertising
16 34 (7.59%) Scrum
16 34 (7.59%) .NET
16 34 (7.59%) MS Office
16 34 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (7.37%) Incident Management
17 33 (7.37%) Waterfall
17 33 (7.37%) UML
18 31 (6.92%) Active Directory
18 31 (6.92%) User Stories
18 31 (6.92%) QA
19 30 (6.70%) Selenium
19 30 (6.70%) Use Case
19 30 (6.70%) C#
20 26 (5.80%) Data Modelling

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 7 (1.56%) IIS
1 7 (1.56%) SAS
1 7 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.89%) CMS
2 4 (0.89%) ColdFusion
2 4 (0.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (0.89%) Umbraco
3 3 (0.67%) Apache
3 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.45%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 43 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.59%) MS Office
3 15 (3.35%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.45%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) EQXanite
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.89%) SaaS
2 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.67%) Office 365
2 3 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.68%) Firewall
2 6 (1.34%) LAN
3 4 (0.89%) Internet
3 4 (0.89%) SAN
3 4 (0.89%) VoIP
4 3 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) Broadband
5 1 (0.22%) DHCP
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.79%) Big Data
5 8 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.56%) QlikView
7 6 (1.34%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.12%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.12%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.89%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.67%) OLAP
10 3 (0.67%) OLTP
10 3 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (0.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 30 (6.70%) Selenium
2 11 (2.46%) SoapUI
3 8 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.34%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.34%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.12%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.89%) JMeter
6 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.89%) Subversion
6 4 (0.89%) Toad
7 3 (0.67%) JBehave
7 3 (0.67%) Ranorex
7 3 (0.67%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.45%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.45%) MSTest
8 2 (0.45%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.22%) QUnit
General
1 197 (43.97%) Finance
2 37 (8.26%) Advertising
3 16 (3.57%) Marketing
4 14 (3.13%) Banking
4 14 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.56%) Retail
6 6 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.12%) Legal
8 4 (0.89%) Billing
9 3 (0.67%) Electronics
9 3 (0.67%) Law
10 2 (0.45%) Back Office
10 2 (0.45%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) German Language
11 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.59%) .NET
2 16 (3.57%) Web Services
3 15 (3.35%) XML
4 12 (2.68%) SOAP
5 6 (1.34%) HTML
6 5 (1.12%) jQuery
7 4 (0.89%) Ajax
7 4 (0.89%) Hibernate
7 4 (0.89%) J2EE
7 4 (0.89%) REST
7 4 (0.89%) Struts
8 3 (0.67%) Middleware
9 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.45%) CGI
9 2 (0.45%) COM
9 2 (0.45%) WCF
10 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (0.22%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.22%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.69%) User Experience
3 17 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.68%) iSeries
5 10 (2.23%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.79%) Fintech
8 6 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.89%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.45%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.45%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.45%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.45%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Replication
12 1 (0.22%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.71%) Windows
2 24 (5.36%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 12 (2.68%) Linux
5 10 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.01%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.79%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.12%) Unix
9 3 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.67%) Solaris
9 3 (0.67%) VyOS
10 2 (0.45%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (19.64%) Business Analysis
3 85 (18.97%) SDLC
4 77 (17.19%) ITIL
5 73 (16.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (8.48%) Project Management
7 34 (7.59%) Scrum
7 34 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 33 (7.37%) Incident Management
8 33 (7.37%) UML
8 33 (7.37%) Waterfall
9 31 (6.92%) User Stories
10 30 (6.70%) Use Case
11 26 (5.80%) Data Modelling
12 24 (5.36%) Systems Analysis
13 22 (4.91%) Validation
14 21 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (4.69%) Wireframes
15 20 (4.46%) Software Testing
16 19 (4.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 119 (26.56%) SQL
2 30 (6.70%) C#
3 22 (4.91%) Java
4 8 (1.79%) C
4 8 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.79%) PL/SQL
4 8 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.56%) C++
6 6 (1.34%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.67%) Ruby
7 3 (0.67%) Scala
7 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.67%) VB
8 2 (0.45%) R
8 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.45%) VBA
9 1 (0.22%) COBOL
9 1 (0.22%) JCL
9 1 (0.22%) PHP
9 1 (0.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 84 (18.75%) Degree
2 75 (16.74%) ISEB
3 20 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (4.02%) ISTQB
5 12 (2.68%) IIBA
6 9 (2.01%) CBAP
7 5 (1.12%) CCNA
7 5 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.45%) CISA
10 2 (0.45%) CISM
10 2 (0.45%) CISSP
10 2 (0.45%) MCP
11 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.92%) QA
2 17 (3.79%) SLA
3 4 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.67%) ISO19770
5 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (6.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.22%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (0.89%) SCCM
2 3 (0.67%) Nagios
3 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.22%) Nessus
4 1 (0.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 87 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.91%) Oracle
3 14 (3.13%) SAP
3 14 (3.13%) VMware
4 8 (1.79%) IBM
5 6 (1.34%) Cisco
6 5 (1.12%) Citrix
6 5 (1.12%) Remedy
6 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.12%) ServiceNow
7 4 (0.89%) Alterian
7 4 (0.89%) Dell
7 4 (0.89%) Guidewire
7 4 (0.89%) Rally
7 4 (0.89%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.67%) BMC
8 3 (0.67%) Intel
8 3 (0.67%) NetApp
8 3 (0.67%) Splunk
8 3 (0.67%) Vyatta
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