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 22 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
22 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 310 213 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.75% 17.09% 16.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.64% 17.76% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 281 191 152
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,700 £40,000
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
1258 1199 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.40% 96.23% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1059 839
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 £25,000 £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 22 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 22 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 +4 256 £30,000 -7.69% 33
West Wales +13 33 £30,000 -4.24% 3
North Wales +2 18 £26,250 +9.37% 3
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 149 (26.00%) SQL
2 114 (19.90%) Finance
3 105 (18.32%) Degree
4 101 (17.63%) Microsoft
5 83 (14.49%) Java
6 81 (14.14%) SQL Server
7 73 (12.74%) Windows
7 73 (12.74%) Telecoms
8 71 (12.39%) Banking
9 69 (12.04%) Unit Testing
9 69 (12.04%) MS Excel
10 68 (11.87%) Test Scripting
11 64 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
12 63 (10.99%) ITIL
13 56 (9.77%) XML
13 56 (9.77%) ISEB
14 51 (8.90%) Business Analysis
15 49 (8.55%) .NET
16 48 (8.38%) Web Services
16 48 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
17 42 (7.33%) Scrum
18 41 (7.16%) Hibernate
18 41 (7.16%) J2EE
19 39 (6.81%) HTML
20 38 (6.63%) QA
21 34 (5.93%) Oracle
21 34 (5.93%) IBM
22 33 (5.76%) ISTQB
23 32 (5.58%) User Stories
24 30 (5.24%) SLA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (3.14%) IIS
2 16 (2.79%) WebSphere
2 16 (2.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.09%) CMS
4 11 (1.92%) Commerce Server
5 10 (1.75%) SAS
5 10 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.57%) FileNet
6 9 (1.57%) LiveCycle
6 9 (1.57%) Confluence
7 5 (0.87%) Lync
8 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.17%) Site Server
9 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 69 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.06%) MS Office
3 13 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.75%) MS Project
5 3 (0.52%) SPSS
5 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.27%) Google Analytics
2 12 (2.09%) INSURE/90
3 6 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.70%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.75%) SaaS
2 2 (0.35%) Basecamp
2 2 (0.35%) Trello
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.01%) Firewall
2 18 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.97%) Internet
4 13 (2.27%) DNS
5 11 (1.92%) SAN
6 9 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (1.40%) NAS
8 6 (1.05%) Network Security
9 5 (0.87%) LAN
9 5 (0.87%) VoIP
9 5 (0.87%) WAN
9 5 (0.87%) Wireless
10 4 (0.70%) HTTP
11 3 (0.52%) Intranet
11 3 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.35%) VLAN
12 2 (0.35%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.35%) SSL
12 2 (0.35%) SNMP
12 2 (0.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (2.62%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.09%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.09%) DB2
5 12 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.09%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.75%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.40%) EDRMS
10 7 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.87%) MS Access
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (3.84%) JIRA
2 20 (3.49%) JUnit
3 18 (3.14%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.97%) Selenium
5 16 (2.79%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.44%) Maven
7 13 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 13 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.09%) Subversion
8 12 (2.09%) Rational Application Developer
9 11 (1.92%) Hudson
10 10 (1.75%) SoapUI
10 10 (1.75%) ClearQuest
11 7 (1.22%) CruiseControl
12 5 (0.87%) Ant
12 5 (0.87%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.70%) Axure RP
13 4 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.70%) JMeter
General
1 114 (19.90%) Finance
2 73 (12.74%) Telecoms
3 71 (12.39%) Banking
4 27 (4.71%) Manufacturing
5 21 (3.66%) Marketing
6 17 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (2.97%) Billing
7 13 (2.27%) Advertising
8 6 (1.05%) Retail
9 5 (0.87%) Welsh Language
10 3 (0.52%) Electronics
10 3 (0.52%) Legal
11 2 (0.35%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (9.77%) XML
2 49 (8.55%) .NET
3 48 (8.38%) Web Services
4 41 (7.16%) Hibernate
4 41 (7.16%) J2EE
5 39 (6.81%) HTML
6 25 (4.36%) Spring
7 19 (3.32%) CSS
8 16 (2.79%) Struts
9 13 (2.27%) JSP
9 13 (2.27%) JSF
10 12 (2.09%) SOAP
11 11 (1.92%) .NET Framework
12 9 (1.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (1.57%) XSLT
12 9 (1.57%) WPF
13 8 (1.40%) Middleware
14 5 (0.87%) COM
15 4 (0.70%) Java EE
15 4 (0.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.32%) Management Information System
2 16 (2.79%) Life Science
3 14 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.09%) Open Source
5 8 (1.40%) Blog
5 8 (1.40%) IPTV
5 8 (1.40%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.22%) Statistics
7 5 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.87%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.87%) CMDB
8 4 (0.70%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.52%) DTV
9 3 (0.52%) GIS
10 2 (0.35%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.35%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.35%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (12.74%) Windows
2 21 (3.66%) Linux
3 16 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (2.79%) UNIX
4 14 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.09%) Windows XP
5 12 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.92%) Android
7 10 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.05%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (12.04%) Unit Testing
2 68 (11.87%) Test Scripting
3 64 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (10.99%) ITIL
5 51 (8.90%) Business Analysis
6 48 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 42 (7.33%) Scrum
8 32 (5.58%) User Stories
9 30 (5.24%) Automated Testing
10 29 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (4.89%) Project Management
11 28 (4.89%) Test Strategy
12 27 (4.71%) System Testing
12 27 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (4.54%) Software Testing
14 25 (4.36%) Migration
15 23 (4.01%) Validation
16 22 (3.84%) Data Migration
17 21 (3.66%) Content Management
18 19 (3.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 149 (26.00%) SQL
2 83 (14.49%) Java
3 29 (5.06%) Groovy
4 25 (4.36%) RPG
5 24 (4.19%) JavaScript
5 24 (4.19%) RPG IV
6 22 (3.84%) C#
7 12 (2.09%) RPG/400
8 11 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.92%) Scala
9 9 (1.57%) Clojure
10 6 (1.05%) Perl
11 5 (0.87%) VBA
12 4 (0.70%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.70%) C
13 2 (0.35%) XPath
13 2 (0.35%) Korn
13 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.35%) XQuery
13 2 (0.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 105 (18.32%) Degree
2 56 (9.77%) ISEB
3 33 (5.76%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (2.79%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.44%) MCP
7 13 (2.27%) MCSE
8 7 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.22%) SAP Certification
8 7 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.70%) CISSP
10 3 (0.52%) PMP
10 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.35%) GIAC
11 2 (0.35%) GCIA
11 2 (0.35%) GCFW
11 2 (0.35%) GCWN
11 2 (0.35%) CCNA
11 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.63%) QA
2 30 (5.24%) SLA
3 8 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.17%) GxP
System Software
1 24 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.62%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.92%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.17%) XenApp
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.87%) NetBackup
2 4 (0.70%) SCOM
3 3 (0.52%) SCCM
4 2 (0.35%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.35%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.17%) SCSM
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 101 (17.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.93%) Oracle
2 34 (5.93%) IBM
3 25 (4.36%) Cisco
4 24 (4.19%) VMware
5 17 (2.97%) Guidewire
6 16 (2.79%) Google
6 16 (2.79%) SAP
7 13 (2.27%) Adobe
8 12 (2.09%) Citrix
8 12 (2.09%) HP
9 11 (1.92%) T-Plan
10 9 (1.57%) Twitter
11 7 (1.22%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.22%) Veritas
11 7 (1.22%) Symantec
12 5 (0.87%) Juniper
13 4 (0.70%) Fujitsu
13 4 (0.70%) Apple
14 3 (0.52%) CheckPoint
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