Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

System Analyst
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 102 101
Rank change year-on-year +40 -1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 14 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.73% 0.66% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.67% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 14
Cardiff median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% -10.26% +12.64%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,650 £21,050
90th Percentile £51,750 £41,400 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £33,500 £38,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year -12.42% -1.92% +12.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 801 1348 1540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.89% 98.32% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 715 1220 1314
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £22,575
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,025
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.67% +4.17% +2.86%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Systems Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Cardiff

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in Cardiff

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Systems 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 Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) SQL
1 6 (42.86%) ERP
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
6 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC

Systems 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle