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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 285 288 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.54% 21.02% 14.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.96% 21.36% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 253 254 144
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,350 £41,985
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1298 1348 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.11% 98.39% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1155 880
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 -1 237 £30,000 -7.69% 37
West Wales -3 21 £27,500 -21.05% 2
North Wales +17 15 £22,500 - 2
Mid Wales - 10 £23,000 -
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 220 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (33.80%) SQL
3 171 (29.79%) Finance
4 112 (19.51%) Windows
4 112 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 110 (19.16%) ISEB
6 84 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
7 82 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 82 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 79 (13.76%) Degree
9 78 (13.59%) Scrum
10 76 (13.24%) Waterfall
11 65 (11.32%) Oracle
12 64 (11.15%) SDLC
13 63 (10.98%) ITIL
14 61 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
14 61 (10.63%) Business Analysis
15 55 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
16 53 (9.23%) MS Excel
17 52 (9.06%) Java
18 51 (8.89%) SOAP
19 48 (8.36%) Advertising
19 48 (8.36%) Selenium
20 47 (8.19%) MS Office
21 46 (8.01%) SLA
21 46 (8.01%) QA
22 42 (7.32%) ISTQB
22 42 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
23 40 (6.97%) Active Directory
23 40 (6.97%) Windows Server

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (4.53%) SAS
2 10 (1.74%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.70%) IIS
5 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.52%) ColdFusion
6 3 (0.52%) Drupal
6 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.35%) Apache
7 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 53 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 47 (8.19%) MS Office
3 9 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) EViews
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.52%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.44%) SaaS
2 8 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.05%) PaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.39%) Firewall
2 6 (1.05%) SAN
2 6 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.87%) NAS
4 4 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.52%) HTTP
6 2 (0.35%) VoIP
7 1 (0.17%) Broadband
7 1 (0.17%) DHCP
7 1 (0.17%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) Internet
7 1 (0.17%) LAN
7 1 (0.17%) LDAP
7 1 (0.17%) Network Security
7 1 (0.17%) SSH
7 1 (0.17%) Telnet
7 1 (0.17%) WebEx
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.26%) MySQL
4 13 (2.26%) SAS EBI
5 12 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.57%) Big Data
7 9 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.39%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.22%) QlikView
9 7 (1.22%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.87%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.70%) DataStage
11 4 (0.70%) OLAP
12 3 (0.52%) MS Access
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (8.36%) Selenium
2 30 (5.23%) SoapUI
3 23 (4.01%) Cucumber
4 13 (2.26%) JBehave
5 11 (1.92%) JMeter
6 9 (1.57%) ClearQuest
6 9 (1.57%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.05%) HP UFT
7 6 (1.05%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.05%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.87%) JUnit
8 5 (0.87%) Subversion
9 4 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.52%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.52%) JIRA
11 2 (0.35%) Maven
11 2 (0.35%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.35%) TestNG
11 2 (0.35%) WATIR
General
1 171 (29.79%) Finance
2 48 (8.36%) Advertising
3 31 (5.40%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.79%) Marketing
5 15 (2.61%) Banking
6 13 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.74%) Retail
8 5 (0.87%) Electronics
8 5 (0.87%) Games
9 4 (0.70%) Legal
10 3 (0.52%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (8.89%) SOAP
2 38 (6.62%) .NET
3 26 (4.53%) XML
4 24 (4.18%) REST
4 24 (4.18%) Web Services
5 17 (2.96%) HTML
6 14 (2.44%) ASP.NET
7 10 (1.74%) Hibernate
8 8 (1.39%) Ajax
8 8 (1.39%) CSS
8 8 (1.39%) J2EE
9 7 (1.22%) Spring
9 7 (1.22%) WinForms
10 6 (1.05%) Java EE
11 5 (0.87%) Struts
12 4 (0.70%) JPA
12 4 (0.70%) JSF
12 4 (0.70%) Spring Web Flow
13 3 (0.52%) Apache Flex
13 3 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 84 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (1.74%) iSeries
4 7 (1.22%) AS400
4 7 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.05%) Blackberry
6 5 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (0.87%) User Experience
7 4 (0.70%) iPhone
7 4 (0.70%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.52%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.52%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (0.52%) FMCG
8 3 (0.52%) Statistics
8 3 (0.52%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.35%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.35%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.35%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.17%) Derivative
10 1 (0.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 112 (19.51%) Windows
2 40 (6.97%) Windows Server
3 31 (5.40%) Linux
4 29 (5.05%) Unix
5 24 (4.18%) Windows 7
5 24 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (4.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.35%) Android
10 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) AIX
11 1 (0.17%) Solaris
11 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 78 (13.59%) Scrum
4 76 (13.24%) Waterfall
5 64 (11.15%) SDLC
6 63 (10.98%) ITIL
7 61 (10.63%) Business Analysis
7 61 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 55 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 38 (6.62%) Automated Testing
11 37 (6.45%) Software Testing
12 31 (5.40%) Data Modelling
13 28 (4.88%) UML
14 27 (4.70%) PRINCE2
15 26 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (4.53%) Non-Functional Testing
16 25 (4.36%) User Stories
17 24 (4.18%) Manual Testing
18 23 (4.01%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 194 (33.80%) SQL
2 52 (9.06%) Java
3 24 (4.18%) C#
4 21 (3.66%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.61%) Ruby
6 12 (2.09%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.39%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.05%) Python
8 6 (1.05%) VBA
9 5 (0.87%) C++
9 5 (0.87%) R
9 5 (0.87%) RPG
10 4 (0.70%) RPG IV
10 4 (0.70%) RPG/400
10 4 (0.70%) VB
10 4 (0.70%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.52%) C
11 3 (0.52%) COBOL
11 3 (0.52%) Perl
11 3 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 110 (19.16%) ISEB
2 79 (13.76%) Degree
3 42 (7.32%) ISTQB
4 27 (4.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.39%) SAP Certification
6 8 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.87%) CISMP
9 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.35%) CBAP
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.35%) IIBA
10 2 (0.35%) MCP
11 1 (0.17%) CCENT
11 1 (0.17%) CCNP
11 1 (0.17%) CISSP
11 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.01%) QA
1 46 (8.01%) SLA
2 15 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.39%) ISO22301
4 5 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (6.97%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.87%) vCloud
4 3 (0.52%) Snort
5 2 (0.35%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.87%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.35%) SCCM
3 2 (0.35%) WSUS
4 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.17%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.17%) ThinApp
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 112 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.32%) Oracle
3 23 (4.01%) IBM
3 23 (4.01%) VMware
4 22 (3.83%) SAP
5 17 (2.96%) HP
6 13 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (1.05%) 3PAR
7 6 (1.05%) Remedy
7 6 (1.05%) Symantec
8 5 (0.87%) Brocade
8 5 (0.87%) Cisco
8 5 (0.87%) EMC
8 5 (0.87%) NetApp
8 5 (0.87%) Tableau
9 4 (0.70%) Sage
9 4 (0.70%) Sun
9 4 (0.70%) Talend
9 4 (0.70%) Vertica
10 3 (0.52%) Greenplum
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glamorgan, Wales
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £27000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21990 per annum + Flexitime and other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21990 per annum + Flexitime and other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Carmarthen, Dyfed
Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £20,253 to £22,212 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago