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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 61 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 7 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.05% 1.37% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.67% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
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
543 538 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.53% 82.01% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 440 446 365
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,614 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) Cognos
4 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Retail
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) CRM
6 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
6 4 (19.05%) Statistics
6 4 (19.05%) QA
6 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
6 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
7 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (14.29%) SaaS
7 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
7 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (14.29%) Erlang
7 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 3 (14.29%) HTTP
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) UNIX
7 3 (14.29%) Linux

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
3 3 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) Voldemort
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) Riak
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Back Office
4 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.76%) French Language
5 1 (4.76%) German Language
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Buyer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Buyer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Buyer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Buyer
4 2 (9.52%) Trainee
4 2 (9.52%) Trainee Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Procurement Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Statistics
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
2 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Grid Computing
3 2 (9.52%) Economics
3 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
3 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
4 2 (9.52%) Robotic Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Erlang
2 3 (14.29%) C
2 3 (14.29%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Lisp
3 2 (9.52%) Haskell
4 1 (4.76%) SystemTap
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cognos
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft