The median annual salary for an Analyst was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 82 137 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.40% 20.03% 17.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 20.42% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75 125 124
Median salary £34,500 £32,500 £33,587
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% -3.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,500 £23,054
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,349 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.33% -3.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 492 671 732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.40% 98.10% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 423 587 596
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cardiff

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Analyst in Cardiff

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cardiff

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 57 (35.40%) Finance
2 45 (27.95%) SQL
3 43 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (19.88%) Degree
5 30 (18.63%) Project Management
6 29 (18.01%) Business Analysis
7 25 (15.53%) Test Automation
8 24 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (12.42%) SDLC
10 19 (11.80%) ITIL
11 18 (11.18%) Waterfall
12 16 (9.94%) Microsoft
12 16 (9.94%) Advertising
12 16 (9.94%) QA
13 15 (9.32%) Windows
14 14 (8.70%) ISEB
14 14 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (8.70%) Use Case
14 14 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (8.07%) Selenium
15 13 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (7.45%) SQL Server
16 12 (7.45%) IIBA
16 12 (7.45%) CBAP
17 11 (6.83%) Scrum
18 10 (6.21%) ISTQB
19 9 (5.59%) VMware
19 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Office
19 9 (5.59%) Test Strategy
19 9 (5.59%) User Stories

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.86%) Apache Pig
1 3 (1.86%) CMS
1 3 (1.86%) SAS
2 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.62%) JCAPS
2 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Office 365
2 4 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.62%) GitHub
3 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) Firewall
2 1 (0.62%) FTP
2 1 (0.62%) HTTP
2 1 (0.62%) Network Security
2 1 (0.62%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.86%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.86%) Big Data
5 3 (1.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.86%) MySQL
5 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.86%) QlikView
5 3 (1.86%) Spotfire
5 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.24%) MS Access
6 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.62%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Selenium
2 6 (3.73%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.86%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.86%) JIRA
4 3 (1.86%) Subversion
4 3 (1.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.86%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.24%) Toad
6 1 (0.62%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.62%) JMeter
6 1 (0.62%) MSTest
6 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 57 (35.40%) Finance
2 16 (9.94%) Advertising
3 5 (3.11%) Law
4 4 (2.48%) Banking
4 4 (2.48%) Games
4 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.48%) Retail
5 3 (1.86%) Billing
5 3 (1.86%) Legal
5 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.24%) French Language
6 2 (1.24%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.24%) Marketing
6 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.62%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.35%) XML
2 6 (3.73%) SOAP
3 5 (3.11%) .NET
4 4 (2.48%) Web Services
5 3 (1.86%) CSS
5 3 (1.86%) HTML
5 3 (1.86%) Pandas
6 2 (1.24%) Django
7 1 (0.62%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.62%) MDX
7 1 (0.62%) ODBC
7 1 (0.62%) React
7 1 (0.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.73%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (3.11%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.48%) Fintech
5 2 (1.24%) Replication
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.62%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.32%) Windows
2 7 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.86%) Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.63%) Project Management
3 29 (18.01%) Business Analysis
4 25 (15.53%) Test Automation
5 20 (12.42%) SDLC
6 19 (11.80%) ITIL
7 18 (11.18%) Waterfall
8 14 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.70%) Use Case
8 14 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.83%) Scrum
11 9 (5.59%) Test Strategy
11 9 (5.59%) User Stories
12 8 (4.97%) Migration
13 7 (4.35%) CRM
13 7 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (4.35%) Line Management
14 6 (3.73%) Non-Functional Testing
14 6 (3.73%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.95%) SQL
2 8 (4.97%) Python
3 6 (3.73%) C#
3 6 (3.73%) Java
4 3 (1.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.86%) R
4 3 (1.86%) VB
5 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.24%) VBScript
6 1 (0.62%) C++
6 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (19.88%) Degree
2 14 (8.70%) ISEB
3 12 (7.45%) CBAP
3 12 (7.45%) IIBA
4 10 (6.21%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.48%) CCNA
6 4 (2.48%) CISSP
6 4 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.94%) QA
2 4 (2.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) Nagios
2 2 (1.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.62%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.59%) VMware
3 7 (4.35%) Cisco
4 6 (3.73%) Oracle
4 6 (3.73%) Tableau
5 4 (2.48%) CA
5 4 (2.48%) Nimsoft
5 4 (2.48%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.48%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.86%) SAP
7 2 (1.24%) Google
7 2 (1.24%) IBM
7 2 (1.24%) Splunk
7 2 (1.24%) Veeam
8 1 (0.62%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.62%) Dell
8 1 (0.62%) HP
8 1 (0.62%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.62%) Nortel
8 1 (0.62%) Verint
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