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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 61 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 6 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.90% 1.51% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.85% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £26,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
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
546 486 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.98% 81.68% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 456 403 414
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (57.89%) SQL
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Cognos
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) QA
3 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
4 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
4 3 (15.79%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Erlang
4 3 (15.79%) SaaS
4 3 (15.79%) tcpdump
4 3 (15.79%) HTTP
4 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) MySQL
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) Java

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (15.79%) tcpdump
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.26%) Riak
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) Voldemort
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
4 2 (10.53%) Back Office
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.26%) French Language
5 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Procurement Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Trainee
4 2 (10.53%) Trainee Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Buyer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Buyer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Buyer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Buyer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Relationship Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Business Analysis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.79%) Grid Computing
2 3 (15.79%) Statistics
2 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
3 2 (10.53%) Economics
4 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Robotic Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C
2 3 (15.79%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) Erlang
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) Lisp
4 1 (5.26%) Haskell
4 1 (5.26%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cognos
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft