The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 78 83 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 13 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.20% 0.70% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.92% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 13
Average salary £45,500 £62,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.20% +98.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £90,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Analytics
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
796 874 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 73.64% 76.73% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 722 782 588
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,965 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Analytics
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the South Wales region.

Analytics Salary Trend in South Wales

Analytics
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Analytics Salary Histogram in South Wales

Analytics
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 9 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Newport +9 3 £45,500 -49.44%
Torfaen - 1 £42,500 -
Analytics
Wales

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 19 (59.38%) Web Analytics
2 11 (34.38%) Google
2 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (34.38%) Marketing
2 11 (34.38%) Google Analytics
3 9 (28.13%) SAS
4 5 (15.63%) Statistics
4 5 (15.63%) jQuery
4 5 (15.63%) Multivariate Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) SLA
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) SPSS
5 4 (12.50%) WebTrends
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) Adobe
5 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (12.50%) Customer Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (9.38%) R
6 3 (9.38%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (9.38%) Campaign Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (9.38%) Pay per click
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SPSS
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Google Analytics
2 4 (12.50%) WebTrends
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
1 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (34.38%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Web Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Marketing Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Head of Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Statistics
2 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) CentOS
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Web Analytics
2 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (15.63%) Multivariate Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Customer Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Pay per click
5 3 (9.38%) Campaign Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Marketing Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) Logistic Regression
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) Migration
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
7 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) R
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Avaya
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
3 1 (3.13%) Meraki
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco