Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Analyst
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 75 93
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 22 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.56% 2.94% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 3.00% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 60 48
South Wales median annual salary £36,000 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +11.24%
10th Percentile £31,800 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £49,707 £43,750
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £34,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.11% -8.67% +22.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1389 2101 2404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.23% 97.99% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1881 2065
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £52,950
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in South Wales

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in South Wales

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in South Wales

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 18 £34,000 +1.49%
Newport +3 3 £36,000 -10.00%
Neath Port Talbot +9 1 £33,500 -
Senior Analyst
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 10 (45.45%) Test Management
3 10 (45.45%) Defect Management
4 9 (40.91%) Software Delivery
4 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
4 9 (40.91%) Workload Management
5 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
6 6 (27.27%) Coaching
6 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (27.27%) SDLC
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Retail
7 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (22.73%) Selenium
8 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
8 4 (18.18%) Zephyr
8 4 (18.18%) JMeter
8 4 (18.18%) JIRA
9 3 (13.64%) Advertising
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 3 (13.64%) Degree
9 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
10 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy

Senior 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 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.55%) SAS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SMS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Power BI
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) JMeter
2 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 4 (18.18%) Zephyr
3 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) IDA Disassembler
4 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
4 1 (4.55%) OllyDbg
4 1 (4.55%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Kali Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 10 (45.45%) Defect Management
2 10 (45.45%) Test Management
3 9 (40.91%) Software Delivery
3 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
3 9 (40.91%) Workload Management
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Coaching
4 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
8 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) R
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Cuckoo Sandbox
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Guidewire
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Remedy
2 1 (4.55%) SAP