The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 12 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 17.14% 17.28% 11.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 18.42% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 8
Average salary £34,836 £27,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.67% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,234 £24,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,234 £30,000 £28,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West 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
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
66 76 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 94.29% 93.83% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 57
Average salary £34,836 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.67% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +2 12 £34,836 +26.67%
Analyst
Wales

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Finance
3 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
4 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
5 6 (14.63%) Mainframe
5 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
5 6 (14.63%) Retail
5 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
5 6 (14.63%) Fujitsu
5 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
5 6 (14.63%) UNIX
5 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
6 5 (12.20%) .NET
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) EDRMS
6 5 (12.20%) CRM
6 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) Nortel
7 4 (9.76%) Service Management
7 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
7 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.76%) VoIP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (4.88%) IIS
1 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) VoIP
1 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.88%) VLAN
2 2 (4.88%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) SNMP
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) OSPF
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) EDRMS
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) NCover
2 2 (4.88%) NUnit
2 2 (4.88%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
3 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.44%) REST
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) Mainframe
3 4 (9.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.20%) CRM
4 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) ERP
6 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.88%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.88%) Content Management
7 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.44%) CCNP
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Fujitsu
3 4 (9.76%) Nortel
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) ProCurve
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Dell