The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 236 326 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.29% 24.75% 24.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.13% 25.53% 24.94%
Number of salaries quoted 211 293 277
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1302 1277 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.38% 96.96% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1090 1109
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -6 209 £35,000 +11.11% 24
West Wales +5 15 £20,000 -52.66% 1
North Wales -10 11 £40,000 +50.94% 5
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 223 (42.56%) Finance
2 192 (36.64%) SQL
3 103 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (17.37%) Degree
5 91 (17.37%) Microsoft
6 87 (16.60%) Windows
7 79 (15.08%) Business Analysis
8 77 (14.69%) SDLC
9 69 (13.17%) SQL Server
9 69 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
10 62 (11.83%) Oracle
11 61 (11.64%) MS Excel
12 58 (11.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 58 (11.07%) Banking
13 55 (10.50%) ISEB
14 45 (8.59%) XML
15 43 (8.21%) ITIL
15 43 (8.21%) Telecoms
16 41 (7.82%) .NET
17 39 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (7.25%) Active Directory
19 36 (6.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 34 (6.49%) Manufacturing
21 33 (6.30%) PL/SQL
22 32 (6.11%) Scrum
23 31 (5.92%) MS Office
24 30 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
25 28 (5.34%) Oracle 11i
25 28 (5.34%) Oracle Applications

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 27 (5.15%) SAS
2 17 (3.24%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.48%) IIS
4 6 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.95%) CMS
6 4 (0.76%) Apache
6 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.76%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.76%) Commerce Server
6 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.57%) Node.js
7 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.38%) JBoss
8 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.38%) Lync
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 61 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.92%) MS Office
3 25 (4.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.15%) MS Project
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.57%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.19%) SPSS
7 1 (0.19%) EViews
Business Applications
1 28 (5.34%) Oracle 11i
1 28 (5.34%) Oracle Applications
1 28 (5.34%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (5.15%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 27 (5.15%) Oracle Financials
3 17 (3.24%) Oracle Payables
3 17 (3.24%) Oracle Receivables
3 17 (3.24%) Oracle Assets
3 17 (3.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (1.72%) INSURE/90
5 7 (1.34%) Agresso
6 6 (1.15%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.91%) SaaS
2 6 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (0.76%) PaaS
4 2 (0.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.05%) Firewall
2 14 (2.67%) VoIP
2 14 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.72%) Internet
4 8 (1.53%) HTTP
5 7 (1.34%) DHCP
5 7 (1.34%) SAN
6 6 (1.15%) DNS
7 5 (0.95%) VLAN
8 4 (0.76%) VPN
8 4 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.57%) LAN
10 2 (0.38%) WAN
10 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.19%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 58 (11.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (6.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (5.15%) Oracle Discoverer
5 27 (5.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 22 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.91%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.72%) Big Data
8 9 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.53%) DB2
10 7 (1.34%) MS Access
10 7 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.15%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (1.15%) OLAP
12 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.95%) SQLPlus
12 5 (0.95%) Cognos Powerplay
12 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.95%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 23 (4.39%) Selenium
2 14 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (1.34%) JIRA
3 7 (1.34%) Behat
4 6 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.76%) Subversion
6 4 (0.76%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.57%) JMeter
7 3 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.38%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.38%) Toad
8 2 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.19%) Maven
9 1 (0.19%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.19%) Ranorex
General
1 223 (42.56%) Finance
2 58 (11.07%) Banking
3 43 (8.21%) Telecoms
4 34 (6.49%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.44%) Marketing
6 16 (3.05%) Advertising
7 11 (2.10%) Retail
8 8 (1.53%) Automotive
9 4 (0.76%) Back Office
9 4 (0.76%) Billing
10 3 (0.57%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (8.59%) XML
2 41 (7.82%) .NET
3 22 (4.20%) Web Services
4 19 (3.63%) HTML
5 12 (2.29%) J2EE
6 10 (1.91%) RESTful
7 7 (1.34%) jQuery
7 7 (1.34%) Hibernate
7 7 (1.34%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.34%) CSS
7 7 (1.34%) Struts
8 6 (1.15%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.15%) REST
9 5 (0.95%) Entity Framework
9 5 (0.95%) HTML5
9 5 (0.95%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.76%) XSLT
10 4 (0.76%) SOAP
10 4 (0.76%) WinForms
10 4 (0.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.82%) iSeries
3 16 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.05%) User Experience
4 14 (2.67%) AS400
5 9 (1.72%) Statistics
5 9 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.34%) IPTV
6 7 (1.34%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.15%) Data Centre
8 5 (0.95%) FMCG
9 4 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (0.76%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.76%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.57%) Economics
10 3 (0.57%) Life Science
10 3 (0.57%) Human Factors
10 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 87 (16.60%) Windows
2 27 (5.15%) UNIX
2 27 (5.15%) Linux
3 19 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.10%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.10%) Solaris
6 7 (1.34%) Mac OS
6 7 (1.34%) Windows XP
7 6 (1.15%) Android
7 6 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.57%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.57%) AIX
10 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.19%) OS/400
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
2 102 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (15.08%) Business Analysis
4 77 (14.69%) SDLC
5 43 (8.21%) ITIL
6 39 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (6.11%) Scrum
8 27 (5.15%) Project Management
9 25 (4.77%) Manual Testing
10 24 (4.58%) Unit Testing
11 22 (4.20%) UML
11 22 (4.20%) Test Scripting
12 21 (4.01%) Automation Testing
13 19 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (3.63%) Automated Testing
13 19 (3.63%) Software Testing
13 19 (3.63%) PRINCE2
13 19 (3.63%) CRM
14 18 (3.44%) Migration
14 18 (3.44%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 192 (36.64%) SQL
2 33 (6.30%) PL/SQL
3 22 (4.20%) T-SQL
4 21 (4.01%) RPG
4 21 (4.01%) Java
5 20 (3.82%) RPG IV
6 16 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 15 (2.86%) PHP
8 11 (2.10%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.10%) C#
9 10 (1.91%) C
9 10 (1.91%) Perl
10 9 (1.72%) RPG/400
11 8 (1.53%) C++
12 5 (0.95%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.95%) VBA
12 5 (0.95%) VB
12 5 (0.95%) Python
13 4 (0.76%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 91 (17.37%) Degree
2 55 (10.50%) ISEB
3 19 (3.63%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
7 7 (1.34%) HND
7 7 (1.34%) MCSE
8 4 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.76%) MCP
9 3 (0.57%) MCSA
9 3 (0.57%) CISSP
9 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.38%) APMG
10 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.38%) CCA
10 2 (0.38%) CCNA
10 2 (0.38%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.15%) QA
2 14 (2.67%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) COBIT
4 1 (0.19%) Basel II
System Software
1 38 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.34%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.57%) vSphere
5 2 (0.38%) XenServer
5 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.15%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.15%) SCCM
2 3 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.38%) WSUS
4 1 (0.19%) SCOM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 91 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 62 (11.83%) Oracle
3 27 (5.15%) MicroStrategy
4 25 (4.77%) Cognos
5 12 (2.29%) VMware
6 10 (1.91%) Cisco
6 10 (1.91%) Citrix
7 7 (1.34%) Google
7 7 (1.34%) HP
8 6 (1.15%) SAP
8 6 (1.15%) Business Objects
9 5 (0.95%) Tableau
9 5 (0.95%) Casewise
9 5 (0.95%) IBM
10 4 (0.76%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.76%) Lotus
10 4 (0.76%) Adobe
11 3 (0.57%) Zend
11 3 (0.57%) Remedy
12 2 (0.38%) Nortel
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bluetownonline
Salary: £29731 - £33119 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Llandudno
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Amlwch
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Companies House
Salary: £24,594.00 - £29,115.00 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gwynedd
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Holywell, North West
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Salary £Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago