Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 34 11
Rank change year-on-year +24 -23 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 41 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 15.71% 8.42% 17.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.08% 8.70% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 18
West Wales median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +33.33% -24.65%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,000 £18,275
90th Percentile £49,169 £40,250 £36,875
Wales median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +3.08% +3.17% -3.08%

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 255 184 137
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.70% 96.84% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 235 170 120
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £18,950
90th Percentile £54,844 £56,750 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +24 41 £36,000 +2.86% 5
Analyst
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 West Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (21.95%) Scrum
3 9 (21.95%) Wireframes
4 8 (19.51%) User Stories
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
4 8 (19.51%) JIRA
5 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (17.07%) Data Structures
6 6 (14.63%) SDLC
6 6 (14.63%) Degree
6 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
6 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
6 6 (14.63%) Finance
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (12.20%) Line Management
8 4 (9.76%) User Experience
8 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
8 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
8 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
8 4 (9.76%) SaaS
8 4 (9.76%) IIBA
8 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (9.76%) .NET
8 4 (9.76%) Migration
8 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing

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:

Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Moqups
2 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (17.07%) Data Structures
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Scrum
2 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (21.95%) Wireframes
3 8 (19.51%) User Stories
4 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
4 6 (14.63%) SDLC
5 5 (12.20%) Line Management
6 4 (9.76%) Business Development
6 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Data Extraction
7 3 (7.32%) Database Tuning
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.32%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) IIBA
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix
2 1 (2.44%) McAfee