Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in 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.

Analyst
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 306 478 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.91% 18.42% 20.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.29% 19.07% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 270 450 525
Wales median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,979
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% +1.63% +4.62%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,700 £19,350
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,050
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 2001 2506 2698
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 96.57% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 2169 2276
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,950 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Wales

Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Wales

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

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

Salary histogram for Analyst in Wales

Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the 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
South Wales -1 219 £33,500 +3.08% 20
West Wales +3 40 £32,500 -2.26% 4
North Wales +11 28 £30,100 +9.45% 2
Mid Wales +5 16 - -
Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 84 (27.45%) SQL
2 74 (24.18%) Microsoft
3 66 (21.57%) Finance
4 55 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (15.36%) Business Analysis
6 44 (14.38%) Degree
7 41 (13.40%) ITIL
8 39 (12.75%) Manufacturing
8 39 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (12.42%) SAP
10 27 (8.82%) Oracle
10 27 (8.82%) Windows
10 27 (8.82%) ERP
10 27 (8.82%) SDLC
11 23 (7.52%) Test Scripting
11 23 (7.52%) SQL Server
12 22 (7.19%) Microsoft Office
12 22 (7.19%) Microsoft Excel
13 21 (6.86%) Waterfall
14 20 (6.54%) Project Management
14 20 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (6.54%) Advertising
14 20 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (6.21%) Test Automation
16 18 (5.88%) QA
16 18 (5.88%) Management Information System
17 17 (5.56%) Retail
17 17 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
17 17 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (5.56%) Windows Server

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (2.94%) Apache Pig
2 6 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.31%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.31%) CMS
4 3 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (0.98%) IIS
4 3 (0.98%) SAS
4 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.65%) Apache
5 2 (0.65%) Confluence
5 2 (0.65%) JBoss
5 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) MTS
Applications
1 22 (7.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 22 (7.19%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.96%) Windchill
3 3 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 15 (4.90%) SAP MM
2 14 (4.58%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (4.58%) SAP PP
3 7 (2.29%) SAP MDM
3 7 (2.29%) SAP SCM
3 7 (2.29%) SAP VC
4 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.65%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.33%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.33%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.33%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
1 6 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.96%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) PaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (0.33%) IaaS
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.27%) Firewall
2 5 (1.63%) Internet
3 4 (1.31%) HTTP
4 3 (0.98%) DHCP
4 3 (0.98%) DNS
4 3 (0.98%) FTP
4 3 (0.98%) Network Security
4 3 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.98%) SMS
5 2 (0.65%) LAN
5 2 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.33%) BGP
6 1 (0.33%) IPsec
6 1 (0.33%) IPv4
6 1 (0.33%) IPv6
6 1 (0.33%) OSPF
6 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) VoIP
6 1 (0.33%) VPN
6 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.25%) Big Data
3 11 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.27%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.61%) Apache Hive
5 8 (2.61%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (2.29%) QlikView
7 6 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.96%) Spotfire
8 5 (1.63%) MySQL
9 4 (1.31%) MS Access
9 4 (1.31%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.98%) Power BI
10 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (4.25%) Selenium
2 10 (3.27%) JIRA
3 9 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 6 (1.96%) JMeter
5 4 (1.31%) Zephyr
6 3 (0.98%) ClearQuest
6 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.98%) Toad
7 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.65%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.33%) Moq
8 1 (0.33%) MSTest
8 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.33%) WinDbg
General
1 66 (21.57%) Finance
2 39 (12.75%) Manufacturing
3 20 (6.54%) Advertising
4 17 (5.56%) Retail
5 11 (3.59%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.27%) Games
7 9 (2.94%) Marketing
8 5 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.31%) Automotive
10 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.65%) Electronics
10 2 (0.65%) French Language
10 2 (0.65%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.92%) .NET
2 7 (2.29%) XML
3 6 (1.96%) HTML
4 4 (1.31%) Pandas
4 4 (1.31%) SOAP
5 3 (0.98%) CSS
5 3 (0.98%) J2EE
5 3 (0.98%) Spring
5 3 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.65%) Web Services
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.33%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.33%) HTML5
7 1 (0.33%) Middleware
7 1 (0.33%) Node.js
7 1 (0.33%) ODBC
7 1 (0.33%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.33%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.25%) Data Structures
3 13 (4.25%) Driving Licence
4 9 (2.94%) iSeries
5 5 (1.63%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.31%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.31%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.98%) e-Learning
7 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.98%) User Experience
7 3 (0.98%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (0.65%) AS400
8 2 (0.65%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.65%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.65%) VLE
9 1 (0.33%) CMDB
9 1 (0.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.82%) Windows
2 17 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.27%) Linux
4 6 (1.96%) Unix
5 5 (1.63%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.98%) OS/400
8 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (15.36%) Business Analysis
3 41 (13.40%) ITIL
4 27 (8.82%) ERP
4 27 (8.82%) SDLC
5 23 (7.52%) Test Scripting
6 21 (6.86%) Waterfall
7 20 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (6.54%) Project Management
7 20 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (6.21%) Test Automation
9 17 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (5.23%) Service Management
11 15 (4.90%) Mathematics
11 15 (4.90%) Migration
11 15 (4.90%) UML
12 14 (4.58%) Data Migration
12 14 (4.58%) Root Cause Analysis
12 14 (4.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (27.45%) SQL
2 15 (4.90%) Java
3 11 (3.59%) C#
3 11 (3.59%) VBA
4 10 (3.27%) Python
5 8 (2.61%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.29%) R
6 7 (2.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.96%) ABAP
8 5 (1.63%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.31%) Perl
10 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.98%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.98%) Korn
11 2 (0.65%) C
11 2 (0.65%) RPG
11 2 (0.65%) RPG IV
12 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.33%) PHP
12 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (14.38%) Degree
2 16 (5.23%) ISEB
3 15 (4.90%) ISTQB
4 13 (4.25%) IIBA
5 12 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.61%) CBAP
6 8 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.31%) GNVQ
8 3 (0.98%) CCNA
8 3 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CCNP
9 1 (0.33%) CISSP
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.33%) MCDST
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.33%) VCP5
9 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.88%) QA
2 15 (4.90%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.96%) SLA
4 3 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.98%) PMO
5 2 (0.65%) GDPR
6 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.65%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.33%) XenApp
5 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.98%) SCCM
2 3 (0.98%) SCSM
2 3 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.33%) Cuckoo Sandbox
3 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 74 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.42%) SAP
3 27 (8.82%) Oracle
4 10 (3.27%) VMware
5 7 (2.29%) IBM
5 7 (2.29%) Sage
6 6 (1.96%) Cisco
6 6 (1.96%) Dell
6 6 (1.96%) Tableau
7 5 (1.63%) Citrix
7 5 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.63%) Splunk
8 4 (1.31%) McAfee
9 3 (0.98%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.65%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.65%) Proofpoint
10 2 (0.65%) PTC
10 2 (0.65%) Remedy
10 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.65%) Sourcefire