Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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

Analyst
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 18 33
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 14 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 5.47% 12.68% 8.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 12.99% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 16
West Wales median annual salary £30,000 £31,250 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -8.76% +26.85%
10th Percentile £20,850 £19,600 £18,375
90th Percentile £43,750 £51,949 £40,000
Wales median annual salary £32,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.48% +3.08% +3.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 242 331 192
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 97.64% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 217 313 181
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +22.95%
10th Percentile £23,900 £26,050 £22,000
90th Percentile £68,004 £57,606 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Wales

Analyst
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Analyst in West Wales

Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in West Wales over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in West Wales

Analyst
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Swansea -14 14 £30,000 -4.00%
Analyst
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 West Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Android
3 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Thinking
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) BPMN
4 2 (14.29%) ISEB
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) SMS
5 1 (7.14%) SLA
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ISMS
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Spock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Line Management
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Thinking
2 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) BPMN
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) ISMS
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware