Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Analyst
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 86 96
Rank change year-on-year -29 +10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 28 73 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.35% 2.78% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 2.88% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 64 57
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £34,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.11% -8.67% +22.69%
10th Percentile £31,825 £29,325 £28,250
90th Percentile £49,250 £49,902 £45,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%

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 2021 2535 2678
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 96.57% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 2197 2258
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% +0.53%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,451 £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% -

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Wales

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in Wales

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in Wales

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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 -12 22 £36,000 +5.88%
Mid Wales +1 5 - -
West Wales -17 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Senior Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Wales region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
3 10 (35.71%) Test Management
3 10 (35.71%) Defect Management
4 9 (32.14%) Software Delivery
4 9 (32.14%) Workload Management
4 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
5 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 7 (25.00%) SDLC
7 6 (21.43%) Coaching
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) Retail
8 5 (17.86%) Service Management
8 5 (17.86%) Selenium
8 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (17.86%) Functional Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Driving Licence
9 4 (14.29%) Zephyr
9 4 (14.29%) SoapUI
9 4 (14.29%) Time Management
9 4 (14.29%) JIRA
9 4 (14.29%) JMeter
10 3 (10.71%) Advertising
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) Degree

Senior 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 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.57%) SAS
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SMS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) IPsec
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Big Data
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Power BI
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) JMeter
2 4 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 4 (14.29%) Zephyr
3 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) IDA Disassembler
4 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
4 1 (3.57%) OllyDbg
4 1 (3.57%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Kali Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
2 10 (35.71%) Defect Management
2 10 (35.71%) Test Management
3 9 (32.14%) Software Delivery
3 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
3 9 (32.14%) Workload Management
4 7 (25.00%) SDLC
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Coaching
5 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Functional Testing
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
7 4 (14.29%) Time Management
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
9 2 (7.14%) Line Management
9 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cuckoo Sandbox
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Guidewire
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Remedy
2 1 (3.57%) SAP