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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 63 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.92% 0.98% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.24% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £38,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
544 402 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.31% 79.13% 76.07%
Number of salaries quoted 468 345 375
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 2015.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 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 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) CRM
4 5 (27.78%) Cognos
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
5 4 (22.22%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) QA
5 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (16.67%) Statistics
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (11.11%) C
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) PHP

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (11.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (11.11%) MySQL
5 2 (11.11%) Big Data
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
6 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.56%) French Language
5 1 (5.56%) German Language
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Trainee
3 2 (11.11%) Trainee Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Statistics
1 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 2 (11.11%) Grid Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Economics
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) ETL
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VBA
3 2 (11.11%) Erlang
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cognos
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Business Objects