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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 9 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 211 306 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.70% 21.73% 23.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.31% 22.13% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 188 268 266
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,850 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
1294 1383 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.28% 98.22% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1156 1117
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -2 191 £32,750 +0.76% 19
West Wales -13 10 £33,500 +47.25%
Mid Wales -18 7 - - 1
North Wales -6 2 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 184 (40.80%) Finance
2 150 (33.26%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (25.28%) SQL
4 88 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 84 (18.63%) SDLC
6 78 (17.29%) Business Analysis
7 74 (16.41%) ITIL
8 70 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 70 (15.52%) Degree
9 67 (14.86%) ISEB
10 62 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
11 52 (11.53%) Windows
12 45 (9.98%) MS Excel
13 44 (9.76%) SQL Server
13 44 (9.76%) Advertising
14 37 (8.20%) MS Office
15 36 (7.98%) Project Management
15 36 (7.98%) Waterfall
15 36 (7.98%) QA
15 36 (7.98%) Use Case
16 35 (7.76%) User Stories
17 34 (7.54%) Active Directory
18 33 (7.32%) Scrum
18 33 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
19 30 (6.65%) Incident Management
19 30 (6.65%) UML
20 29 (6.43%) .NET
21 27 (5.99%) Selenium
22 26 (5.76%) Windows Server
23 25 (5.54%) C#

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 8 (1.77%) IIS
1 8 (1.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.55%) Apache
3 6 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.33%) SAS
4 5 (1.11%) CMS
5 4 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.89%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.44%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 37 (8.20%) MS Office
3 17 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 15 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.22%) assyst
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.55%) PaaS
2 4 (0.89%) SaaS
3 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.44%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.55%) Firewall
2 7 (1.55%) LAN
3 6 (1.33%) SAN
4 5 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.89%) Internet
5 4 (0.89%) VoIP
6 3 (0.67%) WAN
7 1 (0.22%) DHCP
7 1 (0.22%) DNS
7 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.88%) Big Data
3 12 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.55%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.55%) QlikView
9 6 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (1.11%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.11%) SQLPlus
11 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.67%) OLTP
12 3 (0.67%) Pentaho
12 3 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 27 (5.99%) Selenium
2 15 (3.33%) SoapUI
3 9 (2.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.33%) JMeter
4 6 (1.33%) SpecFlow
4 6 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.11%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.67%) JBehave
7 3 (0.67%) JIRA
7 3 (0.67%) Ranorex
7 3 (0.67%) Subversion
8 2 (0.44%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.44%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.22%) Hudson
9 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.22%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
General
1 184 (40.80%) Finance
2 44 (9.76%) Advertising
3 21 (4.66%) Marketing
4 19 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.10%) Banking
6 8 (1.77%) Retail
7 7 (1.55%) Legal
7 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.11%) Electronics
9 4 (0.89%) Billing
9 4 (0.89%) Games
10 3 (0.67%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.43%) .NET
2 14 (3.10%) XML
3 12 (2.66%) SOAP
4 8 (1.77%) HTML
4 8 (1.77%) Web Services
5 4 (0.89%) Hibernate
5 4 (0.89%) J2EE
5 4 (0.89%) Middleware
5 4 (0.89%) Struts
6 3 (0.67%) CSS
6 3 (0.67%) REST
7 2 (0.44%) CGI
7 2 (0.44%) COM
7 2 (0.44%) DWR
7 2 (0.44%) jQuery
8 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.22%) Ajax
8 1 (0.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.43%) User Experience
3 15 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.22%) Fintech
6 9 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.00%) iSeries
7 8 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.44%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.44%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.44%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.44%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.44%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.44%) Replication
11 1 (0.22%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 52 (11.53%) Windows
2 26 (5.76%) Windows Server
3 18 (3.99%) Linux
4 16 (3.55%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.88%) Unix
5 13 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.22%) Windows 10
7 10 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.11%) Solaris
9 3 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.67%) VyOS
10 2 (0.44%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (33.26%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (18.63%) SDLC
3 78 (17.29%) Business Analysis
4 74 (16.41%) ITIL
5 70 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (7.98%) Project Management
6 36 (7.98%) Use Case
6 36 (7.98%) Waterfall
7 35 (7.76%) User Stories
8 33 (7.32%) Scrum
8 33 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 30 (6.65%) Incident Management
9 30 (6.65%) UML
10 25 (5.54%) Data Modelling
11 24 (5.32%) Test Scripting
12 23 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (4.43%) Software Testing
13 20 (4.43%) Wireframes
14 18 (3.99%) Service Management
14 18 (3.99%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 114 (25.28%) SQL
2 25 (5.54%) C#
3 23 (5.10%) Java
4 8 (1.77%) PL/SQL
4 8 (1.77%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.55%) C
5 7 (1.55%) C++
6 6 (1.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.67%) Ruby
8 3 (0.67%) Scala
8 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.44%) R
9 2 (0.44%) VB
9 2 (0.44%) VBA
10 1 (0.22%) COBOL
10 1 (0.22%) JCL
10 1 (0.22%) Uniface
10 1 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 70 (15.52%) Degree
2 67 (14.86%) ISEB
3 19 (4.21%) ISTQB
4 15 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (2.88%) IIBA
6 10 (2.22%) CBAP
7 7 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.11%) CCNA
8 5 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.67%) 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 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.44%) CISA
10 2 (0.44%) CISM
10 2 (0.44%) CISMP
10 2 (0.44%) CISSP
10 2 (0.44%) MCP
11 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.98%) QA
2 23 (5.10%) SLA
3 6 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.67%) ISO19770
5 3 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (7.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (1.11%) SCCM
2 3 (0.67%) Nagios
3 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.44%) Nessus
3 2 (0.44%) Nmap
4 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.22%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 88 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.88%) Oracle
3 13 (2.88%) SAP
3 13 (2.88%) VMware
4 7 (1.55%) IBM
5 6 (1.33%) Citrix
5 6 (1.33%) Remedy
5 6 (1.33%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.11%) Cisco
6 5 (1.11%) Splunk
7 4 (0.89%) Alterian
7 4 (0.89%) Guidewire
7 4 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.89%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.67%) BMC
8 3 (0.67%) Dell
8 3 (0.67%) Intel
8 3 (0.67%) NetApp
8 3 (0.67%) Vyatta
9 2 (0.44%) Adobe
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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Salary: £350000 - £400000 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Shift Allowance,Bonus,HealthCare
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
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CGI
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £55000 per annum
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