The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
Wales / South Wales
Rank 76 78 63
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 12 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.37% 1.70% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.73% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 34
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £30,283
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +23.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £32,221 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,768 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

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 1215 1135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.60% 98.22% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 744 1032 995
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%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 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 +11 8 £45,000 +35.65% 2
Bridgend - 2 £42,500 -
Newport 0 1 £50,000 -
Senior Analyst
Wales

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) SQL
3 18 (32.14%) Degree
4 14 (25.00%) Web Services
5 13 (23.21%) Windows
5 13 (23.21%) Scrum
5 13 (23.21%) Banking
5 13 (23.21%) Manual Testing
6 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 12 (21.43%) Feasibility Study
7 11 (19.64%) .NET
7 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
8 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
8 9 (16.07%) Cisco
9 8 (14.29%) Project Management
9 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 8 (14.29%) VMware
9 8 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (12.50%) C#
10 7 (12.50%) Java
10 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (12.50%) CCNA
11 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
11 6 (10.71%) HTML

Senior 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 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) nginx
2 2 (3.57%) SAS
2 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) IaaS
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) NAS
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) VLAN
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) SAS EBI
4 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Selenium
2 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.14%) JMeter
3 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) JUnit
3 2 (3.57%) VersionOne
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) TestLink
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Banking
3 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Web Services
2 11 (19.64%) .NET
3 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.71%) HTML
5 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.14%) Ajax
5 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (7.14%) CSS
5 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.14%) J2EE
5 4 (7.14%) Java EE
5 4 (7.14%) JPA
5 4 (7.14%) JSF
5 4 (7.14%) Spring
5 4 (7.14%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (7.14%) WCF
5 4 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) iSeries
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Android
6 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.21%) Manual Testing
2 13 (23.21%) Scrum
3 12 (21.43%) Feasibility Study
3 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 8 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 8 (14.29%) Project Management
4 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.71%) Regression Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Kanban
6 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Coaching
7 4 (7.14%) Load Testing
7 4 (7.14%) MVC
7 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) C#
3 7 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.14%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) RPG
5 4 (7.14%) RPG IV
5 4 (7.14%) RPG/400
6 3 (5.36%) Python
7 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Korn
7 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) Scala
8 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) CCNA
2 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) CISA
4 1 (1.79%) CISM
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.57%) PMO
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) P3O
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Cisco
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) IBM
5 3 (5.36%) Veeam
6 2 (3.57%) Avaya
6 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Meraki
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle
7 1 (1.79%) Perforce
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Splunk
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago