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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 307 241 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.91% 18.96% 13.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.64% 20.00% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 272 218 136
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,783 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 1205 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.04% 94.81% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1077 941
Average salary £34,836 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +3 288 £32,500 -5.10% 31
West Wales +4 12 £34,836 +26.67%
North Wales -2 7 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 226 (38.77%) Finance
2 206 (35.33%) SQL
3 111 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (18.35%) Microsoft
5 99 (16.98%) Windows
6 94 (16.12%) Degree
7 93 (15.95%) Oracle
8 79 (13.55%) Business Analysis
9 78 (13.38%) SQL Server
10 76 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 75 (12.86%) XML
12 73 (12.52%) ISEB
13 72 (12.35%) MS Excel
14 66 (11.32%) Manufacturing
15 65 (11.15%) PL/SQL
16 59 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
17 58 (9.95%) Oracle EBS
17 58 (9.95%) Oracle Applications
18 56 (9.61%) Oracle 11i
19 53 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 52 (8.92%) User Acceptance Testing
21 50 (8.58%) ITIL
22 49 (8.40%) Oracle Financials
22 49 (8.40%) Oracle Discoverer
22 49 (8.40%) Banking
23 48 (8.23%) Oracle Manufacturing
24 44 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
25 42 (7.20%) Telecoms
26 41 (7.03%) .NET
27 39 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (3.60%) SAS
2 16 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.72%) IIS
4 8 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.86%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.69%) Apache
7 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.34%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.17%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 72 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.15%) MS Office
3 12 (2.06%) MS Project
4 10 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.86%) SPSS
7 3 (0.51%) EViews
Business Applications
1 58 (9.95%) Oracle EBS
1 58 (9.95%) Oracle Applications
2 56 (9.61%) Oracle 11i
3 49 (8.40%) Oracle Financials
4 48 (8.23%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 36 (6.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 35 (6.00%) Oracle Payables
6 35 (6.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 29 (4.97%) Oracle Assets
8 10 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.69%) Agresso
10 4 (0.69%) INSURE/90
11 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.34%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
12 1 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
12 1 (0.17%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.54%) SaaS
2 4 (0.69%) PaaS
3 2 (0.34%) GitHub
3 2 (0.34%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.95%) Firewall
2 14 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.89%) LAN
4 10 (1.72%) VoIP
4 10 (1.72%) WAN
4 10 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (1.54%) SAN
6 8 (1.37%) DHCP
7 7 (1.20%) VLAN
7 7 (1.20%) DNS
8 6 (1.03%) IP Telephony
9 4 (0.69%) Wireless
9 4 (0.69%) VPN
9 4 (0.69%) NAS
10 3 (0.51%) Network Security
10 3 (0.51%) SNMP
10 3 (0.51%) Internet
11 2 (0.34%) Intranet
11 2 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 49 (8.40%) Oracle Discoverer
4 39 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
7 21 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (2.92%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.54%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.54%) Data Mining
13 8 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.37%) Big Data
14 7 (1.20%) MySQL
15 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.69%) EDRMS
16 4 (0.69%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Selenium
2 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.86%) JIRA
4 4 (0.69%) JUnit
4 4 (0.69%) Rational Functional Tester
4 4 (0.69%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.34%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.34%) NCover
6 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.34%) NUnit
6 2 (0.34%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.17%) WATIR
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.17%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.17%) JMeter
General
1 226 (38.77%) Finance
2 66 (11.32%) Manufacturing
3 49 (8.40%) Banking
4 42 (7.20%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.60%) Advertising
6 20 (3.43%) Marketing
7 14 (2.40%) Retail
8 4 (0.69%) Billing
8 4 (0.69%) Automotive
9 3 (0.51%) Law
9 3 (0.51%) Legal
9 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.34%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (12.86%) XML
2 41 (7.03%) .NET
3 16 (2.74%) Web Services
4 10 (1.72%) J2EE
5 9 (1.54%) Hibernate
6 8 (1.37%) Struts
7 7 (1.20%) HTML
7 7 (1.20%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.03%) CSS
8 6 (1.03%) WinForms
8 6 (1.03%) XSLT
9 5 (0.86%) Spring
10 4 (0.69%) DOM
10 4 (0.69%) Servlets
10 4 (0.69%) COM
10 4 (0.69%) Spring MVC
10 4 (0.69%) LINQ
10 4 (0.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (0.69%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.43%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.40%) Statistics
4 12 (2.06%) Mathematics
5 11 (1.89%) User Experience
6 8 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
6 8 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.37%) Blog
6 8 (1.37%) IPTV
7 6 (1.03%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.86%) Economics
8 5 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.86%) Graphic Design
8 5 (0.86%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.69%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.69%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.69%) iPad
10 3 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.51%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 99 (16.98%) Windows
2 23 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (3.43%) UNIX
4 19 (3.26%) Windows XP
4 19 (3.26%) Windows 7
5 17 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (2.92%) Linux
6 8 (1.37%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.03%) Android
8 5 (0.86%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (13.55%) Business Analysis
3 59 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (8.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 50 (8.58%) ITIL
6 44 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 33 (5.66%) Waterfall
8 30 (5.15%) Test Scripting
9 28 (4.80%) Unit Testing
10 27 (4.63%) Manual Testing
10 27 (4.63%) Project Management
11 20 (3.43%) Migration
11 20 (3.43%) Data Analysis
11 20 (3.43%) Data Migration
11 20 (3.43%) Mentoring
12 19 (3.26%) User Stories
12 19 (3.26%) Validation
13 18 (3.09%) CRM
13 18 (3.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 206 (35.33%) SQL
2 65 (11.15%) PL/SQL
3 27 (4.63%) Java
4 26 (4.46%) T-SQL
5 20 (3.43%) VBA
5 20 (3.43%) C#
6 16 (2.74%) C++
7 11 (1.89%) C
8 8 (1.37%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.20%) Delphi
9 7 (1.20%) RPG
9 7 (1.20%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.20%) RPG IV
10 5 (0.86%) RPG/400
11 4 (0.69%) R
11 4 (0.69%) Groovy
11 4 (0.69%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.51%) Perl
12 3 (0.51%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.34%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 94 (16.12%) Degree
2 73 (12.52%) ISEB
3 21 (3.60%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.03%) APMG
7 5 (0.86%) CCNA
8 4 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.51%) CISSP
9 3 (0.51%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.51%) MCSE
9 3 (0.51%) MCP
9 3 (0.51%) HND
9 3 (0.51%) CCENT
10 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.34%) CEH
10 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.17%) IIBA
11 1 (0.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.43%) QA
2 15 (2.57%) SLA
3 6 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.51%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.34%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.17%) Basel II
System Software
1 36 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.86%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.86%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.69%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.86%) SCCM
2 4 (0.69%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.51%) SCOM
3 3 (0.51%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.34%) Nessus
4 2 (0.34%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.34%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 107 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 93 (15.95%) Oracle
3 21 (3.60%) VMware
4 20 (3.43%) Cisco
5 18 (3.09%) MicroStrategy
6 13 (2.23%) Cognos
7 9 (1.54%) SAP
7 9 (1.54%) Citrix
8 8 (1.37%) Google
8 8 (1.37%) Business Objects
8 8 (1.37%) HP
8 8 (1.37%) NetApp
9 6 (1.03%) Casewise
10 5 (0.86%) Fujitsu
10 5 (0.86%) T-Plan
10 5 (0.86%) Lotus
10 5 (0.86%) Apple
11 4 (0.69%) IBM
11 4 (0.69%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.69%) LANDesk
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