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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 6 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 287 140 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.80% 14.01% 14.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.58% 14.86% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 253 127 143
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £40,783 £41,800
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
1330 942 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.38% 94.29% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 791 958
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +4 269 £32,500 - 37
West Wales +10 9 £34,836 +26.67% 4
North Wales -8 6 £32,000 -1.53% 4
Mid Wales - 1 £19,500 -
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 234 (42.16%) Finance
2 224 (40.36%) SQL
3 98 (17.66%) Oracle
4 97 (17.48%) Microsoft
4 97 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (17.12%) Windows
6 91 (16.40%) Degree
7 86 (15.50%) XML
7 86 (15.50%) Business Intelligence
8 76 (13.69%) PL/SQL
8 76 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
9 75 (13.51%) SQL Server
10 73 (13.15%) Manufacturing
11 69 (12.43%) Oracle Applications
11 69 (12.43%) Oracle EBS
12 68 (12.25%) MS Excel
12 68 (12.25%) Business Analysis
13 67 (12.07%) Oracle 11i
14 65 (11.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 61 (10.99%) Oracle Discoverer
16 60 (10.81%) Oracle Financials
16 60 (10.81%) Oracle Manufacturing
17 54 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 52 (9.37%) Banking
19 50 (9.01%) ITIL
19 50 (9.01%) ISEB
20 47 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
21 43 (7.75%) Oracle General Ledger
21 43 (7.75%) Oracle Payables
21 43 (7.75%) Oracle Receivables

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (4.14%) SAS
2 20 (3.60%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.80%) IIS
4 8 (1.44%) IBM Notes
4 8 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.26%) CMS
6 5 (0.90%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.90%) Apache
6 5 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.72%) Commerce Server
8 2 (0.36%) Lync
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.18%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 68 (12.25%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.77%) MS Office
3 19 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.98%) MS Project
5 9 (1.62%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.54%) SPSS
6 3 (0.54%) EViews
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.36%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 69 (12.43%) Oracle EBS
1 69 (12.43%) Oracle Applications
2 67 (12.07%) Oracle 11i
3 60 (10.81%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 60 (10.81%) Oracle Financials
4 43 (7.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 43 (7.75%) Oracle Payables
4 43 (7.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 38 (6.85%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.72%) INSURE/90
6 4 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.72%) Agresso
7 3 (0.54%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.54%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.90%) SaaS
2 4 (0.72%) PaaS
3 2 (0.36%) Office 365
3 2 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.88%) Firewall
2 13 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.80%) LAN
4 8 (1.44%) WAN
5 7 (1.26%) SAN
6 6 (1.08%) Internet
6 6 (1.08%) VLAN
7 5 (0.90%) DHCP
7 5 (0.90%) VoIP
7 5 (0.90%) VPN
7 5 (0.90%) DNS
7 5 (0.90%) HTTP
7 5 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.36%) Network Security
8 2 (0.36%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.36%) Intranet
9 1 (0.18%) OSPF
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 65 (11.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 61 (10.99%) Oracle Discoverer
4 54 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (3.42%) Oracle Database
9 17 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.80%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (1.62%) Big Data
12 9 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.44%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.44%) MySQL
14 6 (1.08%) MS Access
15 4 (0.72%) Informix
15 4 (0.72%) OLTP
15 4 (0.72%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (1.80%) Selenium
2 8 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.72%) Rational Functional Tester
4 4 (0.72%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.54%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.36%) JUnit
6 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.36%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.36%) Subversion
7 1 (0.18%) JIRA
7 1 (0.18%) Toad
7 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.18%) MSTest
General
1 234 (42.16%) Finance
2 73 (13.15%) Manufacturing
3 52 (9.37%) Banking
4 37 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.14%) Advertising
6 11 (1.98%) Marketing
7 9 (1.62%) Retail
8 6 (1.08%) Automotive
9 4 (0.72%) Billing
10 3 (0.54%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.54%) Law
10 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.36%) Legal
11 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (15.50%) XML
2 40 (7.21%) .NET
3 16 (2.88%) Web Services
4 11 (1.98%) HTML
5 10 (1.80%) J2EE
6 8 (1.44%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.44%) Struts
6 8 (1.44%) Hibernate
7 7 (1.26%) CSS
8 5 (0.90%) WinForms
8 5 (0.90%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.72%) Spring MVC
9 4 (0.72%) LINQ
9 4 (0.72%) LAMP
9 4 (0.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (0.72%) LINQ to SQL
9 4 (0.72%) Spring
9 4 (0.72%) DOM
9 4 (0.72%) XSLT
9 4 (0.72%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.70%) Statistics
4 11 (1.98%) IPTV
4 11 (1.98%) Digital Media
5 10 (1.80%) User Experience
6 9 (1.62%) Mathematics
6 9 (1.62%) AS400
7 8 (1.44%) iSeries
8 6 (1.08%) Economics
9 5 (0.90%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.90%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.72%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.72%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.72%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.54%) Life Science
11 3 (0.54%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.36%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 95 (17.12%) Windows
2 18 (3.24%) Windows 7
3 17 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (3.06%) Linux
3 17 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (2.88%) UNIX
5 15 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 11 (1.98%) Mac OS
7 9 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.26%) Android
9 5 (0.90%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.36%) Solaris
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) OS/400
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (15.50%) Business Intelligence
3 68 (12.25%) Business Analysis
4 50 (9.01%) ITIL
5 47 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (5.77%) Waterfall
8 31 (5.59%) Manual Testing
9 26 (4.68%) Unit Testing
10 23 (4.14%) Test Scripting
10 23 (4.14%) PRINCE2
10 23 (4.14%) Project Management
10 23 (4.14%) Mentoring
11 19 (3.42%) CRM
12 18 (3.24%) Migration
12 18 (3.24%) Data Analysis
12 18 (3.24%) Data Migration
13 17 (3.06%) Release Management
13 17 (3.06%) ETL
14 15 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 224 (40.36%) SQL
2 76 (13.69%) PL/SQL
3 30 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 21 (3.78%) Java
5 19 (3.42%) C++
6 17 (3.06%) C#
6 17 (3.06%) VBA
7 16 (2.88%) C
8 12 (2.16%) RPG
9 11 (1.98%) RPG IV
10 10 (1.80%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.62%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.08%) PHP
13 5 (0.90%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.90%) RPG/400
13 5 (0.90%) R
14 4 (0.72%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.36%) VB6
15 2 (0.36%) Erlang
15 2 (0.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 91 (16.40%) Degree
2 50 (9.01%) ISEB
3 16 (2.88%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.16%) VCP4
5 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.08%) MCSE
7 5 (0.90%) MCP
7 5 (0.90%) APMG
8 4 (0.72%) CISSP
8 4 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.54%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.54%) HND
9 3 (0.54%) MCSA
9 3 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.54%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.36%) CCENT
10 2 (0.36%) CCNA
10 2 (0.36%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.52%) SLA
1 14 (2.52%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.36%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 40 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.62%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.72%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.36%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.26%) SCCM
2 6 (1.08%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.36%) WSUS
4 1 (0.18%) Nessus
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 98 (17.66%) Oracle
2 97 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.86%) Cognos
4 24 (4.32%) MicroStrategy
5 16 (2.88%) Cisco
5 16 (2.88%) VMware
6 13 (2.34%) Citrix
7 11 (1.98%) Google
8 10 (1.80%) HP
9 9 (1.62%) SAP
10 8 (1.44%) Lotus
11 7 (1.26%) Business Objects
12 5 (0.90%) Apple
12 5 (0.90%) Casewise
13 4 (0.72%) LANDesk
13 4 (0.72%) NetApp
13 4 (0.72%) Guidewire
14 3 (0.54%) Zend
14 3 (0.54%) Remedy
15 2 (0.36%) McAfee
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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