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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 69 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 33 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.47% 5.02% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 5.17% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 60 37
Average salary £34,836 £38,891 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.42% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,216 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,820 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -3.95%
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
1276 1258 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.37% 97.14% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1076 1106
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -18 29 £35,000 -9.75%
West Wales +19 4 £34,836 -18.03%
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 51 (54.84%) Degree
2 45 (48.39%) SQL
3 42 (45.16%) Banking
4 39 (41.94%) Telecoms
5 38 (40.86%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (29.03%) Finance
7 25 (26.88%) Unit Testing
8 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.51%) ISEB
10 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 18 (19.35%) MicroStrategy
11 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
12 16 (17.20%) SAS
13 13 (13.98%) Validation
13 13 (13.98%) MS PowerPoint
13 13 (13.98%) Automation Testing
14 12 (12.90%) ISTQB
14 12 (12.90%) Scrum
14 12 (12.90%) XML
15 11 (11.83%) User Experience
16 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (10.75%) ETL
17 9 (9.68%) ITIL
17 9 (9.68%) Data Management
18 8 (8.60%) Hibernate
18 8 (8.60%) Migration
18 8 (8.60%) QA
18 8 (8.60%) Software Testing
18 8 (8.60%) Struts
18 8 (8.60%) Web Services

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (17.20%) SAS
2 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.15%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Agresso
1 8 (8.60%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) DHCP
1 4 (4.30%) VPN
1 4 (4.30%) Firewall
1 4 (4.30%) VLAN
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) DB2
3 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.30%) OLTP
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.15%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Selenium
1 6 (6.45%) JIRA
1 6 (6.45%) Cucumber
1 6 (6.45%) Behat
2 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.15%) Toad
4 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.08%) Ranorex
General
1 42 (45.16%) Banking
2 39 (41.94%) Telecoms
3 27 (29.03%) Finance
4 4 (4.30%) Billing
5 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) XML
2 8 (8.60%) Hibernate
2 8 (8.60%) Struts
2 8 (8.60%) Web Services
2 8 (8.60%) J2EE
3 7 (7.53%) HTML
4 6 (6.45%) RESTful
5 4 (4.30%) DOM
5 4 (4.30%) XSLT
5 4 (4.30%) Servlets
5 4 (4.30%) Spring MVC
5 4 (4.30%) LINQ
5 4 (4.30%) Spring
5 4 (4.30%) Entity Framework
5 4 (4.30%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.23%) CSS3
6 3 (3.23%) HTML5
6 3 (3.23%) jQuery
6 3 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) User Experience
2 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.30%) iSeries
5 3 (3.23%) Statistics
5 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.23%) Human Factors
6 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.15%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (26.88%) Unit Testing
3 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.98%) Validation
4 13 (13.98%) Automation Testing
5 12 (12.90%) Scrum
6 10 (10.75%) ETL
7 9 (9.68%) ITIL
7 9 (9.68%) Data Management
8 8 (8.60%) Migration
8 8 (8.60%) Software Testing
8 8 (8.60%) Service Management
8 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.60%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.60%) Test Automation
9 7 (7.53%) Automated Testing
10 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.45%) Web Design
10 6 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (6.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.39%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) Java
2 8 (8.60%) RPG
2 8 (8.60%) RPG/400
2 8 (8.60%) RPG IV
3 7 (7.53%) PHP
4 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.15%) C#
6 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (54.84%) Degree
2 20 (21.51%) ISEB
3 12 (12.90%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.45%) HND
5 2 (2.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (2.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) CCNA
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
1 18 (19.35%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle
3 4 (4.30%) Guidewire
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.08%) Telerik
5 1 (1.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco