The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 58 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 12 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.74% 1.06% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.47% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 12
Average salary £31,500 £60,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.50% +130.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £60,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £31,850
UK excluding London average salary £44,367 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +6.25%
Analytics
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
568 273 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.20% 72.03% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 492 235 320
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Analytics
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the Cardiff region.

Analytics Salary Trend in Cardiff

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) SAS
3 9 (32.14%) Marketing
4 8 (28.57%) Web Analytics
5 7 (25.00%) SPSS
5 7 (25.00%) HTML
5 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 7 (25.00%) R
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
7 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.86%) C
7 5 (17.86%) Retail
8 4 (14.29%) Google
8 4 (14.29%) C++
8 4 (14.29%) Java
8 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
8 4 (14.29%) MATLAB
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Google Analytics
8 4 (14.29%) EViews
9 3 (10.71%) Customer Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) SiteCatalyst
9 3 (10.71%) Statistical Modelling
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (10.71%) Statistics
9 3 (10.71%) Online Marketing
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) SPSS
2 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (14.29%) EViews
3 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
4 2 (7.14%) MS Office
4 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.14%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 3 (10.71%) SiteCatalyst
2 3 (10.71%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) OLAP
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Marketing
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Law
5 1 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Relationships Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Web Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Account Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (3.57%) Market Research Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Research Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Statistical Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Web Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.71%) Statistics
3 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Copywriting
3 2 (7.14%) Social Network
3 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Web Analytics
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum
3 3 (10.71%) ETL
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Online Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Customer Analytics
3 3 (10.71%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Email Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Web Design
4 2 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.14%) SEO
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) R
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 4 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.57%) Hyperion