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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 73 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.84% 1.19% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.56% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £28,500 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% +37.09%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +9.15%
Data Analysis
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
671 512 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.65% 75.85% 75.77%
Number of salaries quoted 548 453 338
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,386 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Erlang
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Grid Computing
3 4 (33.33%) Snort
3 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) SaaS
3 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
4 3 (25.00%) Lisp
4 3 (25.00%) Haskell
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Functional Programming
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Riak
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Voldemort
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Procurement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Procurement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Buyer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Buyer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Buyer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Buyer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Procurement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Relationship Manager
3 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (33.33%) Grid Computing
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 4 (33.33%) ETL
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Erlang
3 3 (25.00%) Lisp
3 3 (25.00%) Haskell
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft