The median annual salary for an Analyst was £34,750 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Analyst
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 109 207 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.03% 18.53% 18.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.42% 18.87% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 101 186 214
Median salary £34,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,986 £22,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,571 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.54% -2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 707 1097 1214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.52% 98.21% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 608 961 1028
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in South Wales

Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Analyst in South Wales

Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in South Wales

Analyst
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -3 79 £34,500 +6.15% 10
Newport +3 30 £36,500 +4.28% 5
Torfaen +4 4 £34,000 +30.76%
Caerphilly - 3 £30,000 - 1
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 79 (32.78%) Finance
2 66 (27.39%) SQL
3 64 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (25.31%) Business Analysis
5 42 (17.43%) Microsoft
5 42 (17.43%) Degree
6 39 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (14.52%) ITIL
8 31 (12.86%) Windows
8 31 (12.86%) ISEB
8 31 (12.86%) Project Management
9 30 (12.45%) Advertising
10 28 (11.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (11.20%) Test Automation
12 25 (10.37%) Waterfall
12 25 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (10.37%) QA
13 23 (9.54%) Microsoft Office
14 22 (9.13%) SDLC
15 18 (7.47%) SQL Server
16 17 (7.05%) Windows Server
16 17 (7.05%) Use Case
17 16 (6.64%) Scrum
18 15 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (5.81%) CRM
19 14 (5.81%) Migration
19 14 (5.81%) VMware
19 14 (5.81%) Management Information System
19 14 (5.81%) Selenium
19 14 (5.81%) Test Scripting

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (1.66%) SAS
2 3 (1.24%) Apache Pig
2 3 (1.24%) CMS
3 1 (0.41%) Apache
3 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.41%) IIS
3 1 (0.41%) JBoss
3 1 (0.41%) JCAPS
3 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (9.54%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.83%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.32%) Office 365
2 7 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.39%) Firewall
2 5 (2.07%) Internet
3 4 (1.66%) SAN
4 3 (1.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.83%) LAN
5 2 (0.83%) NAS
5 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.83%) WAN
5 2 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
6 1 (0.41%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.41%) VLAN
6 1 (0.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.66%) MySQL
6 4 (1.66%) QlikView
6 4 (1.66%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.24%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.24%) Big Data
7 3 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.24%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.24%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.83%) MS Access
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (5.81%) Selenium
2 7 (2.90%) SoapUI
3 5 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.66%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.24%) JIRA
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.24%) Subversion
5 3 (1.24%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.83%) Toad
7 1 (0.41%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.41%) JMeter
7 1 (0.41%) MSTest
7 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 79 (32.78%) Finance
2 30 (12.45%) Advertising
3 7 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.07%) Law
5 4 (1.66%) Automotive
5 4 (1.66%) Banking
5 4 (1.66%) Games
5 4 (1.66%) Retail
5 4 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.24%) Billing
6 3 (1.24%) Legal
6 3 (1.24%) Marketing
7 2 (0.83%) French Language
7 2 (0.83%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.15%) .NET
2 8 (3.32%) XML
3 7 (2.90%) SOAP
4 4 (1.66%) Web Services
5 3 (1.24%) CSS
5 3 (1.24%) HTML
5 3 (1.24%) Pandas
6 2 (0.83%) Django
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.41%) COM+
7 1 (0.41%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.41%) MDX
7 1 (0.41%) ODBC
7 1 (0.41%) React
7 1 (0.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.90%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.66%) Fintech
4 4 (1.66%) iSeries
4 4 (1.66%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.41%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.86%) Windows
2 17 (7.05%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.32%) Linux
5 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.07%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.83%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.41%) Android
8 1 (0.41%) Solaris
8 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.31%) Business Analysis
3 35 (14.52%) ITIL
4 31 (12.86%) Project Management
5 28 (11.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (11.20%) Test Automation
7 25 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (10.37%) Waterfall
8 22 (9.13%) SDLC
9 17 (7.05%) Use Case
10 16 (6.64%) Scrum
11 15 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.81%) CRM
12 14 (5.81%) Migration
12 14 (5.81%) Test Scripting
13 12 (4.98%) Data Modelling
14 11 (4.56%) Line Management
14 11 (4.56%) Test Strategy
14 11 (4.56%) User Stories
15 10 (4.15%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 66 (27.39%) SQL
2 10 (4.15%) Python
3 8 (3.32%) C#
4 6 (2.49%) Java
5 5 (2.07%) VB
6 4 (1.66%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.24%) R
7 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.83%) VBA
8 2 (0.83%) VBScript
9 1 (0.41%) C++
9 1 (0.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 42 (17.43%) Degree
2 31 (12.86%) ISEB
3 13 (5.39%) ISTQB
4 12 (4.98%) CBAP
4 12 (4.98%) IIBA
5 11 (4.56%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.49%) CCNA
8 5 (2.07%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.66%) CISSP
9 4 (1.66%) GNVQ
9 4 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.24%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (1.24%) MCP
10 3 (1.24%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (0.83%) CCNP
11 2 (0.83%) MCSA
11 2 (0.83%) MCSE
11 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.37%) QA
2 6 (2.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (5.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.66%) Nagios
2 2 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.41%) QRadar
Vendors
1 42 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.81%) VMware
3 12 (4.98%) Oracle
4 11 (4.56%) Cisco
5 7 (2.90%) Tableau
6 6 (2.49%) IBM
7 5 (2.07%) SAP
8 4 (1.66%) CA
8 4 (1.66%) Nimsoft
8 4 (1.66%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.66%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.66%) Veeam
9 3 (1.24%) Dell
9 3 (1.24%) HP
10 2 (0.83%) Google
10 2 (0.83%) Meraki
10 2 (0.83%) Sage
10 2 (0.83%) Splunk
11 1 (0.41%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.41%) ArcSight
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