Period
to 20 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 96 89
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 32 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.73% 1.75% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.83% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 41
Wales median annual salary £35,500 £33,173 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.01% -7.85% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,129 £32,000
90th Percentile £43,250 £50,500 £46,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 1,788 1,746 1,858
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 95.36% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,532 1,450 1,548
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,425
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 -7 30 £35,500 +7.01% 5
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Senior Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, Senior Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 15 (46.88%) Java
4 14 (43.75%) Finance
4 14 (43.75%) Degree
5 13 (40.63%) Selenium
5 13 (40.63%) Banking
5 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
6 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
6 12 (37.50%) Test Management
6 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 11 (34.38%) Validation
8 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
9 9 (28.13%) Subversion
9 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
9 9 (28.13%) Regression Analysis
9 9 (28.13%) Guidewire
9 9 (28.13%) Docker
10 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (25.00%) ISEB
11 7 (21.88%) Scrum
11 7 (21.88%) SoapUI
11 7 (21.88%) Waterfall
11 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (21.88%) Postman
12 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (18.75%) Defect Tracking

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 3 (9.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Azure
1 2 (6.25%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (3.13%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Redis
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Selenium
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (28.13%) Subversion
3 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (21.88%) Postman
4 7 (21.88%) SoapUI
5 6 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
5 6 (18.75%) IntelliJ
5 6 (18.75%) Jasmine
5 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 6 (18.75%) Maven
5 6 (18.75%) Mocha
5 6 (18.75%) Protractor
5 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
5 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio Code
5 6 (18.75%) WebDriver
6 5 (15.63%) JMeter
7 3 (9.38%) JIRA
7 3 (9.38%) Liquibase
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Banking
3 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.38%) Billing
5 2 (6.25%) Advertising
6 1 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) SOAP
1 4 (12.50%) Spring
2 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) J2EE
2 3 (9.38%) JMS
2 3 (9.38%) JSP
2 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
2 3 (9.38%) Struts
2 3 (9.38%) Thymeleaf
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) ADO
4 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 12 (37.50%) Test Management
4 11 (34.38%) Validation
5 9 (28.13%) Regression Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
7 7 (21.88%) Waterfall
8 6 (18.75%) BDD
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) Web Development
9 5 (15.63%) Functional Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (15.63%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
4 3 (9.38%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
3 8 (25.00%) ISEB
4 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.13%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Guidewire
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com