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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 252 285 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.67% 22.55% 22.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.47% 23.27% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 226 256 234
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,783 £45,000 £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
1174 1225 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.31% 96.91% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1096 931
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +3 226 £32,000 -8.57% 38
West Wales -11 15 £27,500 -15.38% 8
North Wales +2 10 £26,500 -33.75% 3
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 152 (33.26%) SQL
2 99 (21.66%) Degree
3 97 (21.23%) Finance
4 90 (19.69%) Microsoft
5 84 (18.38%) Telecoms
5 84 (18.38%) Banking
5 84 (18.38%) Unit Testing
6 70 (15.32%) XML
6 70 (15.32%) Windows
7 69 (15.10%) Java
8 68 (14.88%) SQL Server
9 67 (14.66%) ITIL
10 60 (13.13%) MS Excel
10 60 (13.13%) .NET
11 54 (11.82%) Web Services
12 51 (11.16%) Test Scripting
12 51 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (10.28%) ISEB
14 43 (9.41%) RPG
15 42 (9.19%) HTML
15 42 (9.19%) RPG IV
16 41 (8.97%) QA
16 41 (8.97%) J2EE
17 36 (7.88%) Hibernate
17 36 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
18 35 (7.66%) Automated Testing
18 35 (7.66%) Active Directory
19 32 (7.00%) VMware
20 30 (6.56%) SLA
20 30 (6.56%) IBM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 22 (4.81%) Tomcat
2 21 (4.60%) WebSphere
2 21 (4.60%) IIS
3 19 (4.16%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (3.50%) CMS
5 15 (3.28%) Commerce Server
6 13 (2.84%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.97%) Apache
7 9 (1.97%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.53%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.31%) Lync
10 5 (1.09%) Confluence
10 5 (1.09%) LiveCycle
10 5 (1.09%) FileNet
11 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.66%) SAS
12 2 (0.44%) Mule
12 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 60 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.56%) MS Office
3 8 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.53%) MS Project
5 5 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (5.25%) INSURE/90
2 8 (1.75%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.69%) Internet
2 20 (4.38%) DNS
3 19 (4.16%) Firewall
4 14 (3.06%) SAN
5 12 (2.63%) NAS
6 10 (2.19%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.09%) DHCP
8 4 (0.88%) LAN
8 4 (0.88%) VoIP
8 4 (0.88%) WAN
8 4 (0.88%) FTP
8 4 (0.88%) Wireless
8 4 (0.88%) Intranet
9 3 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.66%) LDAP
10 2 (0.44%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.44%) HTTP
10 2 (0.44%) SSL
10 2 (0.44%) Network Security
10 2 (0.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.47%) DB2
3 23 (5.03%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.81%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.09%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.09%) MySQL
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.66%) QlikView
11 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (5.03%) Selenium
2 20 (4.38%) Maven
2 20 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.16%) SoapUI
3 19 (4.16%) Eclipse
4 18 (3.94%) Rational Application Developer
5 17 (3.72%) WebDriver
6 15 (3.28%) JIRA
7 13 (2.84%) Ant
8 12 (2.63%) Visual Studio
8 12 (2.63%) Hudson
9 11 (2.41%) JBehave
9 11 (2.41%) JUnit
10 10 (2.19%) CruiseControl
11 7 (1.53%) Subversion
12 5 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.66%) ClearQuest
13 3 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.66%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 97 (21.23%) Finance
2 84 (18.38%) Telecoms
2 84 (18.38%) Banking
3 16 (3.50%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.06%) Advertising
5 13 (2.84%) Billing
6 8 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.53%) Marketing
8 5 (1.09%) Military
9 3 (0.66%) Welsh Language
9 3 (0.66%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (15.32%) XML
2 60 (13.13%) .NET
3 54 (11.82%) Web Services
4 42 (9.19%) HTML
5 41 (8.97%) J2EE
6 36 (7.88%) Hibernate
7 27 (5.91%) Spring
8 25 (5.47%) JSP
9 23 (5.03%) CSS
10 17 (3.72%) SOAP
11 16 (3.50%) .NET Framework
12 13 (2.84%) Struts
13 8 (1.75%) REST
14 6 (1.31%) XSLT
14 6 (1.31%) Middleware
15 5 (1.09%) Ajax
15 5 (1.09%) JSF
15 5 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (0.88%) EDI
17 3 (0.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.60%) Management Information System
2 14 (3.06%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.53%) Life Science
5 6 (1.31%) iSeries
5 6 (1.31%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.09%) PKI
6 5 (1.09%) IPTV
6 5 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.09%) Open Source
6 5 (1.09%) Clustering
6 5 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 4 (0.88%) CMDB
8 3 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (0.66%) DTV
8 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.66%) GIS
9 2 (0.44%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.44%) Tandem
9 2 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (15.32%) Windows
2 23 (5.03%) Linux
3 18 (3.94%) UNIX
4 17 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.41%) Android
6 11 (2.41%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.53%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.53%) Solaris
10 6 (1.31%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (18.38%) Unit Testing
2 67 (14.66%) ITIL
3 51 (11.16%) Test Scripting
3 51 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 35 (7.66%) Automated Testing
6 28 (6.13%) Business Analysis
7 27 (5.91%) Migration
8 25 (5.47%) Test Strategy
9 23 (5.03%) ETL
10 22 (4.81%) Service Management
10 22 (4.81%) Scrum
10 22 (4.81%) Data Migration
11 19 (4.16%) Software Testing
11 19 (4.16%) RAD
11 19 (4.16%) Project Management
12 17 (3.72%) Manual Testing
12 17 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (3.50%) SOA
13 16 (3.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 152 (33.26%) SQL
2 69 (15.10%) Java
3 43 (9.41%) RPG
4 42 (9.19%) RPG IV
5 22 (4.81%) Groovy
6 18 (3.94%) RPG/400
7 16 (3.50%) C#
8 15 (3.28%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.19%) VB
10 8 (1.75%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.75%) Perl
11 7 (1.53%) XPath
11 7 (1.53%) XQuery
12 5 (1.09%) VB6
12 5 (1.09%) Clojure
12 5 (1.09%) Scala
12 5 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.66%) Korn
13 3 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (21.66%) Degree
2 47 (10.28%) ISEB
3 20 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (4.16%) ISTQB
4 19 (4.16%) MCSE
4 19 (4.16%) MCP
5 16 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (3.28%) SAP Certification
7 11 (2.41%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.97%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.75%) CISSP
10 4 (0.88%) MCSA
11 2 (0.44%) APMG
11 2 (0.44%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.44%) RHCE
11 2 (0.44%) OCP
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.44%) CCNA
11 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.44%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.97%) QA
2 30 (6.56%) SLA
3 15 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.22%) GxP
System Software
1 35 (7.66%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.38%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.66%) XenApp
4 3 (0.66%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.44%) vSphere
5 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.44%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (1.09%) NetBackup
2 4 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.66%) OpenSSO
3 3 (0.66%) SCCM
3 3 (0.66%) SCOM
4 2 (0.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 90 (19.69%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.00%) VMware
3 30 (6.56%) IBM
3 30 (6.56%) Oracle
4 25 (5.47%) Cisco
5 22 (4.81%) HP
6 19 (4.16%) SAP
7 13 (2.84%) Guidewire
8 12 (2.63%) Symantec
9 11 (2.41%) Veritas
10 10 (2.19%) Citrix
10 10 (2.19%) Google
11 6 (1.31%) JBoss
12 5 (1.09%) Casewise
12 5 (1.09%) Twitter
12 5 (1.09%) Adobe
13 4 (0.88%) Borland
13 4 (0.88%) Apple
13 4 (0.88%) Remedy
13 4 (0.88%) Tableau
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