The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Technical Analyst
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 62 54
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 8 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.43% 1.29% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.31% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 11
Median salary £42,500 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.88% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £18,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 550 685 625
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.21% 97.86% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 494 553 544
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -1.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Cardiff

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in Cardiff

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Cardiff over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Econometrics
4 3 (27.27%) Games
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Pig
4 3 (27.27%) Pandas
4 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
4 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (27.27%) R
4 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
4 3 (27.27%) MapReduce
4 3 (27.27%) Tableau
4 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Spotfire
4 3 (27.27%) QlikView
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis

Technical 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 (27.27%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 3 (27.27%) QlikView
1 3 (27.27%) Spotfire
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Pandas
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Visualforce
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Econometrics
2 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
2 3 (27.27%) MapReduce
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) BPMN
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) R
3 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Tableau
4 2 (18.18%) Veeam
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com