The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £41,250 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
System Analyst
Wales / South Wales
Rank 86 89 96
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.23% 0.73% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.74% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Median salary £41,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,700 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 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%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in South Wales

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in South Wales

Systems 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 Systems 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 +1 2 £41,250 +26.92%
Systems Analyst
Wales

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Systems 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 Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Systems 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) Use Case
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle