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 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 79 72 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 18 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.48% 0.48% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.60% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 6
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £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
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
981 662 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.48% 79.95% 76.02%
Number of salaries quoted 850 553 629
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £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 South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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 -12 13 £35,000 - 1
Torfaen - 4 £27,750 -
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
Data Analysis
Wales

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (21.21%) ETL
6 7 (21.21%) VBA
7 6 (18.18%) CRM
7 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (15.15%) Cognos
8 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
8 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
8 5 (15.15%) Retail
9 4 (12.12%) Java
9 4 (12.12%) MySQL
9 4 (12.12%) Degree
9 4 (12.12%) QA
9 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) Change Control
9 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
10 3 (9.09%) Analytics
10 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (9.09%) tcpdump

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (9.09%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) SPSS
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (9.09%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (12.12%) MySQL
6 3 (9.09%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (6.06%) Big Data
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (6.06%) MS Access
8 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
8 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.03%) French Language
5 1 (3.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Data Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Trainee
4 4 (12.12%) Trainee Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Business Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) MI Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Head of Business Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Statistics
1 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.06%) Economics
2 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
2 2 (6.06%) GIS
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.21%) ETL
3 6 (18.18%) CRM
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Change Control
5 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (6.06%) Validation
7 2 (6.06%) Data Validation
8 1 (3.03%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.03%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) VBA
3 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) C
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) Erlang
5 3 (9.09%) R
6 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.06%) Delphi
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Cognos
4 2 (6.06%) Business Objects