The median annual salary for an Analyst was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 137 235 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.05% 18.10% 18.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.42% 18.52% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 122 205 235
Median salary £34,500 £34,000 £33,173
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.47% +2.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,450 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,188 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.89% -3.50%  

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 950 1269 1400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.44% 97.77% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1081 1154
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -2 109 £34,750 -0.71% 14
West Wales -19 10 £27,500 -9.83% 2
Mid Wales +6 9 £43,000 -
North Wales +2 6 £32,623 +0.37% 1
Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 87 (28.71%) SQL
1 87 (28.71%) Finance
2 75 (24.75%) Business Analysis
3 74 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (22.77%) Microsoft
5 56 (18.48%) Degree
5 56 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (16.83%) ITIL
7 45 (14.85%) Project Management
8 38 (12.54%) Windows
9 35 (11.55%) SQL Server
10 33 (10.89%) ISEB
10 33 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 32 (10.56%) Advertising
12 30 (9.90%) Test Automation
13 29 (9.57%) SDLC
14 28 (9.24%) Waterfall
14 28 (9.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 26 (8.58%) Use Case
15 26 (8.58%) Microsoft Office
16 25 (8.25%) Management Information System
16 25 (8.25%) QA
17 23 (7.59%) .NET
18 22 (7.26%) Migration
19 21 (6.93%) C#
20 20 (6.60%) Scrum
20 20 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
21 19 (6.27%) Windows Server
22 18 (5.94%) Selenium
22 18 (5.94%) Oracle

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 8 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.32%) SAS
4 3 (0.99%) Apache Pig
4 3 (0.99%) CMS
5 1 (0.33%) Apache
5 1 (0.33%) IIS
5 1 (0.33%) JBoss
5 1 (0.33%) JCAPS
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (8.58%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.32%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (3.30%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.98%) Oracle HRMS
3 4 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.66%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.66%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.66%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.64%) Office 365
3 7 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.29%) Firewall
2 5 (1.65%) Internet
3 4 (1.32%) SAN
4 3 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.66%) FTP
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) NAS
5 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
5 2 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.33%) HTTP
6 1 (0.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.33%) VLAN
6 1 (0.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (3.96%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (3.63%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.32%) MySQL
7 4 (1.32%) QlikView
7 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.99%) Apache Hive
8 3 (0.99%) Big Data
8 3 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.99%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.66%) MS Access
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (5.94%) Selenium
2 8 (2.64%) SoapUI
3 5 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.99%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.99%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.99%) JIRA
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.99%) Subversion
5 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.66%) JMeter
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.66%) Toad
7 1 (0.33%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.33%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.33%) MSTest
7 1 (0.33%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 87 (28.71%) Finance
2 32 (10.56%) Advertising
3 15 (4.95%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.98%) Retail
5 5 (1.65%) Law
6 4 (1.32%) Automotive
6 4 (1.32%) Banking
6 4 (1.32%) Games
6 4 (1.32%) Marketing
6 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.99%) Billing
7 3 (0.99%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) French Language
8 2 (0.66%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.59%) .NET
2 17 (5.61%) XML
3 14 (4.62%) SOAP
4 13 (4.29%) HTML
4 13 (4.29%) Web Services
5 7 (2.31%) REST
6 5 (1.65%) CSS
7 3 (0.99%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.99%) Pandas
7 3 (0.99%) WCF
8 2 (0.66%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.66%) Django
8 2 (0.66%) jQuery
8 2 (0.66%) XSLT
9 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.33%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.33%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.33%) ODBC
9 1 (0.33%) React
9 1 (0.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 56 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.25%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.30%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.64%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.98%) Fintech
6 6 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.32%) iSeries
8 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.66%) Replication
8 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.33%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.33%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.54%) Windows
2 19 (6.27%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.30%) Linux
3 10 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.98%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.99%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Solaris
7 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (24.75%) Business Analysis
2 74 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (16.83%) ITIL
4 45 (14.85%) Project Management
5 33 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (9.90%) Test Automation
7 29 (9.57%) SDLC
8 28 (9.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 28 (9.24%) Waterfall
9 26 (8.58%) Use Case
10 22 (7.26%) Migration
11 20 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (6.60%) Scrum
12 17 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (5.61%) User Stories
13 16 (5.28%) Business Process Modelling
14 15 (4.95%) Test Scripting
15 14 (4.62%) CRM
15 14 (4.62%) Data Analysis
15 14 (4.62%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 87 (28.71%) SQL
2 21 (6.93%) C#
3 14 (4.62%) Java
4 10 (3.30%) Python
5 9 (2.97%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.64%) PHP
7 7 (2.31%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.65%) VB
9 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.99%) R
11 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.66%) VBA
11 2 (0.66%) VBScript
12 1 (0.33%) C++
12 1 (0.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 56 (18.48%) Degree
2 33 (10.89%) ISEB
3 14 (4.62%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.96%) CBAP
4 12 (3.96%) IIBA
5 11 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.98%) CCNA
7 6 (1.98%) Postgraduate
8 5 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.65%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.32%) CISSP
9 4 (1.32%) GNVQ
10 3 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (0.99%) MCP
10 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.99%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.66%) MCSE
11 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.25%) QA
2 8 (2.64%) SLA
3 6 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Nagios
2 2 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.33%) QRadar
3 1 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 69 (22.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.94%) Oracle
3 14 (4.62%) VMware
4 11 (3.63%) Cisco
5 7 (2.31%) SAP
5 7 (2.31%) Tableau
6 6 (1.98%) IBM
7 4 (1.32%) CA
7 4 (1.32%) Nimsoft
7 4 (1.32%) PTC
7 4 (1.32%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.32%) SolarWinds
7 4 (1.32%) Veeam
8 3 (0.99%) Dell
8 3 (0.99%) HP
9 2 (0.66%) BMC
9 2 (0.66%) McAfee
9 2 (0.66%) Meraki
9 2 (0.66%) Sage
9 2 (0.66%) Splunk
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