The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 1 August 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 West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 34 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 37.36% 15.15% 28.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.78% 16.85% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 10
Average salary £31,250 £31,331 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.25% +18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,100 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 89 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 98.90% 89.90% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 72 86 37
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Analyst
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Analyst Salary Trend in West Wales

Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in West Wales

Analyst
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
Swansea +17 34 £31,250 -0.25% 1
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Finance
3 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (21.15%) Windows
4 10 (19.23%) .NET
5 9 (17.31%) CRM
5 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
5 9 (17.31%) EDRMS
6 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 7 (13.46%) Selenium
8 6 (11.54%) Retail
8 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
8 6 (11.54%) Mainframe
8 6 (11.54%) SQL
8 6 (11.54%) UNIX
8 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (11.54%) Fujitsu
8 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Validation
10 4 (7.69%) Project Management
10 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 4 (7.69%) SLA
10 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 3 (5.77%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) LiveCycle
2 1 (1.92%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
1 2 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) EDRMS
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) CruiseControl
2 2 (3.85%) NUnit
2 2 (3.85%) NCover
3 1 (1.92%) Hudson
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.92%) Spring
3 1 (1.92%) JSF
3 1 (1.92%) SOAP
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) XSLT
3 1 (1.92%) J2EE
3 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.92%) Open Source
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) UNIX
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (17.31%) CRM
3 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
4 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Validation
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
7 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
8 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.85%) Change Management
8 2 (3.85%) Test Management
8 2 (3.85%) Kanban
8 2 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) Clojure
3 1 (1.92%) Scala
3 1 (1.92%) Groovy
3 1 (1.92%) Uniface
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) VB
3 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Fujitsu
3 2 (3.85%) Nortel
4 1 (1.92%) Twitter
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe