The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 86 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 20 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.42% 3.72% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 3.85% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 29
Average salary £33,173 £30,565 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.53% -21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,129 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -
Senior 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
1367 1299 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.16% 96.65% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1138 1100
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Wales region.

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Wales

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
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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 -25 20 £33,173 +8.53%
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (53.23%) Degree
2 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.32%) Banking
3 25 (40.32%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) Finance
4 23 (37.10%) Telecoms
5 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
5 19 (30.65%) ISEB
6 15 (24.19%) Scrum
7 13 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (20.97%) Automation Testing
8 12 (19.35%) ISTQB
8 12 (19.35%) SAS
8 12 (19.35%) Validation
8 12 (19.35%) SDLC
9 11 (17.74%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
9 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
11 9 (14.52%) CSS
11 9 (14.52%) HTML
11 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
12 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
12 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
12 8 (12.90%) QA
12 8 (12.90%) Selenium
12 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Automated Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Test Scripting

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.35%) SAS
2 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
1 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.84%) Fireworks
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) INSURE/90
2 4 (6.45%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) DB2
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Selenium
2 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (9.68%) JMeter
3 6 (9.68%) JIRA
3 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
3 6 (9.68%) Behat
4 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.84%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.23%) MSTest
7 1 (1.61%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.61%) Toad
7 1 (1.61%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (40.32%) Finance
1 25 (40.32%) Banking
2 23 (37.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) HTML
1 9 (14.52%) CSS
2 6 (9.68%) XML
2 6 (9.68%) Ajax
2 6 (9.68%) RESTful
3 4 (6.45%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (6.45%) Java EE
3 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.45%) Spring
3 4 (6.45%) JSF
3 4 (6.45%) J2EE
3 4 (6.45%) Web Services
3 4 (6.45%) JPA
4 3 (4.84%) CSS3
4 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 3 (4.84%) jQuery
4 3 (4.84%) HTML5
5 2 (3.23%) REST
5 2 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) User Experience
2 5 (8.06%) iSeries
3 4 (6.45%) AS400
4 3 (4.84%) Human Factors
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) Scrum
3 13 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (20.97%) Automation Testing
4 12 (19.35%) SDLC
4 12 (19.35%) Validation
5 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
6 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Automated Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Test Scripting
8 6 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (9.68%) Web Design
9 5 (8.06%) ITIL
10 4 (6.45%) Service Management
10 4 (6.45%) Load Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Web Development
11 3 (4.84%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.29%) PHP
4 5 (8.06%) RPG/400
4 5 (8.06%) RPG IV
4 5 (8.06%) RPG
5 4 (6.45%) C#
5 4 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) VBScript
7 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Degree
2 19 (30.65%) ISEB
3 12 (19.35%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.68%) HND
5 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (6.45%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) Adobe
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Telerik