The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 59 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 36 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.25% 1.69% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.00% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 13
Median salary £29,750 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Data Analysis
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
956 1049 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.28% 84.67% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 856 900 776
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Data Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +8 17 £34,500 +20.00%
Bridgend +12 11 £25,000 -23.07%
Caerphilly - 3 £47,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan +1 2 £25,000 -31.03%
Newport +1 1 £37,500 +17.26%
Data Analysis
Wales

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) Software Engineering
2 24 (32.88%) SQL
3 23 (31.51%) C++
3 23 (31.51%) Python
3 23 (31.51%) Machine Learning
3 23 (31.51%) Analytics
4 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
5 21 (28.77%) Life Science
5 21 (28.77%) Informatics
5 21 (28.77%) Mathematics
5 21 (28.77%) Statistics
6 19 (26.03%) Degree
6 19 (26.03%) C#
7 18 (24.66%) Finance
8 16 (21.92%) SDLC
8 16 (21.92%) Health Informatics
9 15 (20.55%) BPSS Clearance
10 13 (17.81%) Migration
10 13 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (17.81%) Data Migration
10 13 (17.81%) Data Mapping
10 13 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (17.81%) Data Transformation
11 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.07%) Java
13 10 (13.70%) Artificial Intelligence
13 10 (13.70%) Physics
13 10 (13.70%) Microsoft

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.48%) SAS
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) SPSS
3 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Firewall
1 4 (5.48%) VPN
2 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.11%) SSDT
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.74%) Power BI
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.37%) MySQL
7 1 (1.37%) OLAP
7 1 (1.37%) OLTP
7 1 (1.37%) QlikView
7 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.11%) Subversion
2 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Software Engineer
2 21 (28.77%) Research Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Data Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Data Migration Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Migration Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) IT Support
7 4 (5.48%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (5.48%) IT Technician
7 4 (5.48%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.11%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.11%) Tester
8 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (4.11%) .NET
2 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (4.11%) CSS
2 3 (4.11%) Entity Framework
2 3 (4.11%) Highcharts JS
2 3 (4.11%) HTML
2 3 (4.11%) HTML5
2 3 (4.11%) jQuery
2 3 (4.11%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (4.11%) RequireJS
2 3 (4.11%) SignalR
2 3 (4.11%) WCF
3 1 (1.37%) COM
3 1 (1.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
2 21 (28.77%) Informatics
2 21 (28.77%) Life Science
2 21 (28.77%) Mathematics
2 21 (28.77%) Statistics
3 16 (21.92%) Health Informatics
4 10 (13.70%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (13.70%) Physics
5 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
2 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) Software Engineering
3 23 (31.51%) Analytics
3 23 (31.51%) Machine Learning
4 16 (21.92%) SDLC
5 13 (17.81%) Data Mapping
5 13 (17.81%) Data Migration
5 13 (17.81%) Data Transformation
5 13 (17.81%) Migration
6 6 (8.22%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (6.85%) ETL
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.48%) Data Security
8 4 (5.48%) Scrum
9 3 (4.11%) MVC
9 3 (4.11%) SOA
9 3 (4.11%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.11%) Validation
9 3 (4.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.88%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) C++
2 23 (31.51%) Python
3 19 (26.03%) C#
4 11 (15.07%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) C
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.74%) Erlang
6 2 (2.74%) Haskell
6 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) Scala
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) Clojure
7 1 (1.37%) Lisp
7 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Degree
2 15 (20.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (9.59%) ISEB
4 3 (4.11%) IIBA
4 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.74%) HND
5 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.37%) MCSA
6 1 (1.37%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.74%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Cisco
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle