The median annual salary for a Analyst was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 164 293 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.90% 21.02% 18.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.44% 21.42% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 144 257 214
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 £22,400 £20,000 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +2.81% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1062 1368 1319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.46% 98.13% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1160 1135
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
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 Wales

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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
South Wales -8 131 £34,000 +13.33% 26
North Wales +1 11 £30,000 +25.00% 4
West Wales -14 11 £37,000 +17.46% 3
Mid Wales -10 10 £40,000 +73.91% 3
Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 139 (32.71%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (32.47%) Finance
3 127 (29.88%) SQL
4 81 (19.06%) Microsoft
4 81 (19.06%) Business Analysis
5 79 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
6 78 (18.35%) Degree
7 63 (14.82%) Windows
8 60 (14.12%) .NET
8 60 (14.12%) ITIL
9 52 (12.24%) Project Management
10 45 (10.59%) ISEB
10 45 (10.59%) Advertising
10 45 (10.59%) Waterfall
11 43 (10.12%) Active Directory
11 43 (10.12%) C#
12 42 (9.88%) Selenium
13 41 (9.65%) Scrum
14 40 (9.41%) SQL Server
15 39 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
16 37 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
17 36 (8.47%) Web Services
18 35 (8.24%) User Stories
19 33 (7.76%) Test Scripting
19 33 (7.76%) MS Excel
20 31 (7.29%) Use Case
20 31 (7.29%) SDLC
21 27 (6.35%) HTML
22 26 (6.12%) Manual Testing
22 26 (6.12%) Automation Testing

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 6 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (0.94%) SAS
3 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (0.71%) Apache Pig
4 3 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.47%) IIS
5 2 (0.47%) JBoss
5 2 (0.47%) nginx
5 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.88%) MS Office
3 4 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.71%) Moqups
5 1 (0.24%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.18%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.47%) Radian6
5 2 (0.47%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.47%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.47%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.47%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.41%) Office 365
4 4 (0.94%) IaaS
5 3 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.71%) SaaS
6 2 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.82%) Firewall
2 5 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.71%) SAN
5 2 (0.47%) Internet
5 2 (0.47%) LAN
5 2 (0.47%) NAS
5 2 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.24%) FTP
6 1 (0.24%) HTTP
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
6 1 (0.24%) PABX
6 1 (0.24%) VLAN
6 1 (0.24%) VoIP
6 1 (0.24%) WAN
6 1 (0.24%) WebEx
6 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.06%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.41%) QlikView
7 3 (0.71%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.71%) SAS EBI
7 3 (0.71%) Spotfire
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.47%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.47%) Power BI
9 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 42 (9.88%) Selenium
2 10 (2.35%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.65%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.41%) JMeter
6 5 (1.18%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.94%) JIRA
7 4 (0.94%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.47%) Subversion
9 2 (0.47%) Toad
10 1 (0.24%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.24%) LoadUI
10 1 (0.24%) MSTest
10 1 (0.24%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 138 (32.47%) Finance
2 45 (10.59%) Advertising
3 19 (4.47%) Banking
3 19 (4.47%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.65%) Games
6 6 (1.41%) French Language
6 6 (1.41%) Italian Language
7 4 (0.94%) Dutch Language
7 4 (0.94%) Legal
7 4 (0.94%) Marketing
8 3 (0.71%) Retail
9 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.47%) Electronics
9 2 (0.47%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.12%) .NET
2 36 (8.47%) Web Services
3 27 (6.35%) HTML
4 20 (4.71%) SOAP
4 20 (4.71%) XML
5 18 (4.24%) ASP.NET
6 13 (3.06%) REST
7 12 (2.82%) CSS
8 10 (2.35%) .NET Framework
8 10 (2.35%) WCF
9 8 (1.88%) jQuery
10 5 (1.18%) Ajax
10 5 (1.18%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.18%) Hibernate
10 5 (1.18%) Spring
11 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (0.94%) J2EE
11 4 (0.94%) JPA
11 4 (0.94%) JSF
11 4 (0.94%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 79 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.76%) iSeries
4 15 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.59%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.41%) Fintech
6 6 (1.41%) User Experience
7 5 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.47%) AS400
8 2 (0.47%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.47%) FMCG
8 2 (0.47%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.47%) Replication
8 2 (0.47%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.47%) Social Media
8 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.24%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 63 (14.82%) Windows
2 23 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 12 (2.82%) Windows 7
4 9 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.65%) Linux
6 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.71%) Android
8 3 (0.71%) Unix
8 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.47%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
10 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (32.71%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (19.06%) Business Analysis
3 60 (14.12%) ITIL
4 52 (12.24%) Project Management
5 45 (10.59%) Waterfall
6 41 (9.65%) Scrum
7 39 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 37 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (8.24%) User Stories
10 33 (7.76%) Test Scripting
11 31 (7.29%) SDLC
11 31 (7.29%) Use Case
12 26 (6.12%) Automation Testing
12 26 (6.12%) Manual Testing
13 25 (5.88%) Test Strategy
14 24 (5.65%) Systems Analysis
15 22 (5.18%) Incident Management
16 21 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (4.94%) Validation
17 20 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 127 (29.88%) SQL
2 43 (10.12%) C#
3 25 (5.88%) Java
4 23 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 22 (5.18%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.59%) PHP
7 10 (2.35%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.65%) C
9 6 (1.41%) C++
9 6 (1.41%) Python
10 5 (1.18%) VBA
11 4 (0.94%) RPG
11 4 (0.94%) RPG IV
11 4 (0.94%) RPG/400
12 3 (0.71%) R
12 3 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.47%) COBOL
13 2 (0.47%) VB
14 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (18.35%) Degree
2 45 (10.59%) ISEB
3 20 (4.71%) ISTQB
4 18 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.88%) CBAP
6 8 (1.88%) CCNA
6 8 (1.88%) IIBA
7 6 (1.41%) Postgraduate
8 5 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (0.94%) CISSP
9 4 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.94%) MCP
10 3 (0.71%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.71%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (0.71%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.24%) CCNP
12 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.71%) QA
2 13 (3.06%) SLA
3 6 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.94%) PMO
5 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.24%) P3O
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (10.12%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.47%) SCCM
4 1 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (19.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.53%) IBM
2 15 (3.53%) Oracle
3 14 (3.29%) VMware
4 12 (2.82%) Cisco
5 11 (2.59%) SAP
6 9 (2.12%) Tableau
7 4 (0.94%) Google
7 4 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.94%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.71%) Avaya
8 3 (0.71%) Veeam
9 2 (0.47%) Citrix
9 2 (0.47%) Cognos
9 2 (0.47%) Dell
9 2 (0.47%) iManage
9 2 (0.47%) Lotus
9 2 (0.47%) Sage
10 1 (0.24%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.24%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Adteq Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £36000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Denbighshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
King's Service Centre
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Adteq
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus,
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Flintshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend
South Wales Police
Salary: £27,246 rising to £31,620
Posted: 4 days ago
Denbigh, Clwyd
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
South Wales Police
Salary: From £27,246 to £31,620 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milford Haven, Dyfed
Port of Milford Haven
Salary: £34,500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago