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 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
Data Analysis
Rank 57 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.88% 0.53% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 0.73% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
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%

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 27 February 2015.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) CRM
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (23.81%) Retail
5 5 (23.81%) Cognos
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) MySQL
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (19.05%) QA
6 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
7 3 (14.29%) SaaS
7 3 (14.29%) Erlang
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
7 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 3 (14.29%) Statistics
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Mathematics

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (14.29%) SAS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
4 4 (19.05%) MySQL
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (9.52%) Big Data
6 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
7 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.76%) French Language
5 1 (4.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Trainee
4 2 (9.52%) Trainee Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Business Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Statistics
1 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) Grid Computing
1 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Economics
2 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
2 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.76%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) Erlang
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VBA
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
1 5 (23.81%) Cognos
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Business Objects