The median annual salary for a Analyst was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Wales / South Wales
Rank 11 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 135 236 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.41% 19.16% 19.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.79% 19.50% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 128 216 202
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,449 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.40% +1.42%  

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 855 1210 1146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.60% 98.21% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 744 1028 1007
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -9 82 £35,000 +20.68% 9
Newport -2 40 £35,750 +8.33% 5
Torfaen +3 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Caerphilly 0 5 £20,000 -38.46%
Bridgend +14 3 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Monmouthshire - 1 £19,000 -
Analyst
Wales

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 130 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (34.90%) Finance
3 101 (27.98%) SQL
4 70 (19.39%) Business Analysis
5 67 (18.56%) Degree
6 55 (15.24%) Microsoft
7 52 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
8 51 (14.13%) ITIL
9 48 (13.30%) Windows
10 46 (12.74%) Waterfall
11 44 (12.19%) .NET
11 44 (12.19%) ISEB
12 43 (11.91%) Advertising
13 41 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
14 39 (10.80%) Selenium
15 36 (9.97%) Project Management
16 35 (9.70%) Scrum
17 34 (9.42%) Active Directory
18 33 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
19 32 (8.86%) Test Scripting
20 28 (7.76%) User Stories
21 27 (7.48%) SDLC
22 26 (7.20%) Manual Testing
22 26 (7.20%) C#
23 25 (6.93%) Use Case
24 24 (6.65%) Automation Testing
24 24 (6.65%) Web Services
24 24 (6.65%) Systems Analysis
25 23 (6.37%) MS Excel
25 23 (6.37%) SQL Server

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (1.11%) SAS
1 4 (1.11%) Tomcat
1 4 (1.11%) WebSphere
1 4 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (0.83%) Apache Pig
2 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.55%) Confluence
3 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.55%) IIS
3 2 (0.55%) JBoss
3 2 (0.55%) nginx
3 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.28%) Apache
4 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.82%) MS Office
3 4 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.83%) Moqups
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) Radian6
1 2 (0.55%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.55%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.66%) Office 365
3 4 (1.11%) IaaS
4 3 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.83%) SaaS
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.32%) Firewall
2 4 (1.11%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.55%) Internet
4 2 (0.55%) LAN
4 2 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (0.55%) SAN
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) NAS
5 1 (0.28%) Network Security
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) VLAN
5 1 (0.28%) WAN
5 1 (0.28%) WebEx
5 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.11%) QlikView
6 3 (0.83%) Apache Hive
6 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.83%) SAS EBI
6 3 (0.83%) Spotfire
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.55%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.28%) MS Access
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
8 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 39 (10.80%) Selenium
2 11 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.66%) JIRA
4 6 (1.66%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.39%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.39%) JMeter
6 4 (1.11%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.55%) JUnit
8 2 (0.55%) Subversion
8 2 (0.55%) Toad
8 2 (0.55%) VersionOne
9 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.28%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.28%) MSTest
9 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.28%) TestLink
9 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 126 (34.90%) Finance
2 43 (11.91%) Advertising
3 19 (5.26%) Banking
3 19 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.94%) Games
5 6 (1.66%) French Language
5 6 (1.66%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.11%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.11%) Legal
6 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.83%) Marketing
8 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.55%) Electronics
8 2 (0.55%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.28%) Retail
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (12.19%) .NET
2 24 (6.65%) Web Services
3 11 (3.05%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.77%) .NET Framework
5 9 (2.49%) HTML
5 9 (2.49%) XML
6 8 (2.22%) SOAP
7 7 (1.94%) CSS
8 5 (1.39%) Ajax
8 5 (1.39%) WCF
9 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (1.11%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.11%) J2EE
9 4 (1.11%) Java EE
9 4 (1.11%) JPA
9 4 (1.11%) JSF
9 4 (1.11%) Spring
9 4 (1.11%) Spring Web Flow
10 3 (0.83%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.43%) iSeries
3 11 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.49%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.66%) User Experience
6 5 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.39%) Fintech
6 5 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.55%) Replication
8 2 (0.55%) Social Media
9 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.28%) Handset
9 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.30%) Windows
2 19 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.05%) Windows 7
4 8 (2.22%) Linux
4 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.39%) Android
5 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.28%) CentOS
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.28%) Unix
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (19.39%) Business Analysis
3 51 (14.13%) ITIL
4 46 (12.74%) Waterfall
5 41 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 36 (9.97%) Project Management
7 35 (9.70%) Scrum
8 33 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (8.86%) Test Scripting
10 28 (7.76%) User Stories
11 27 (7.48%) SDLC
12 26 (7.20%) Manual Testing
13 25 (6.93%) Use Case
14 24 (6.65%) Automation Testing
14 24 (6.65%) Systems Analysis
15 23 (6.37%) Incident Management
16 22 (6.09%) Test Strategy
17 20 (5.54%) Software Testing
18 18 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (4.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 101 (27.98%) SQL
2 26 (7.20%) C#
3 16 (4.43%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.16%) VB.NET
5 14 (3.88%) Java
6 9 (2.49%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.22%) Python
8 7 (1.94%) C
9 4 (1.11%) C++
9 4 (1.11%) PHP
9 4 (1.11%) RPG
9 4 (1.11%) RPG IV
9 4 (1.11%) RPG/400
10 3 (0.83%) R
10 3 (0.83%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.55%) Korn
11 2 (0.55%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.55%) SOQL
11 2 (0.55%) VB
11 2 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (18.56%) Degree
2 44 (12.19%) ISEB
3 20 (5.54%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.22%) CBAP
6 8 (2.22%) CCNA
6 8 (2.22%) IIBA
7 5 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (1.11%) CISSP
8 4 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.11%) MCP
9 3 (0.83%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (0.83%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (0.55%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.28%) APMP
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.71%) QA
2 12 (3.32%) SLA
3 4 (1.11%) PMO
4 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.28%) P3O
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (9.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.55%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.28%) Nagios
4 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.60%) IBM
2 13 (3.60%) VMware
3 12 (3.32%) Cisco
4 9 (2.49%) Tableau
5 8 (2.22%) Oracle
6 5 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.39%) SAP
7 4 (1.11%) Google
7 4 (1.11%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.83%) Avaya
8 3 (0.83%) Veeam
9 2 (0.55%) Citrix
9 2 (0.55%) Cognos
9 2 (0.55%) Dell
9 2 (0.55%) iManage
9 2 (0.55%) Lotus
9 2 (0.55%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.55%) Sage
10 1 (0.28%) CA Agile Central
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus,
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Adteq Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Adteq
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend
South Wales Police
Salary: £27,246 rising to £31,620
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
South Wales Police
Salary: From £27,246 to £31,620 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago