The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 84 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 9 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.80% 1.56% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.49% 5.74% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 7
Average salary £29,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.59% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £90,000 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
258 296 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.85% 27.18% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 220 267 207
Average salary £34,000 £37,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.93% +4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Statistics
Wales

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Statistics
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Statistics Salary Trend in South Wales

Statistics
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in South Wales

Statistics
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 Statistics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newport +4 6 £39,000 -38.82% 1
Bridgend +7 2 £22,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £27,500 -
Statistics
Wales

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Information Management
3 8 (28.57%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) SAS
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 6 (21.43%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) Web Analytics
6 5 (17.86%) Marketing
6 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) IBM
6 5 (17.86%) Analytics
7 4 (14.29%) Network Management
7 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) QA
8 3 (10.71%) Pay per click
8 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) Data Management
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.71%) LAN
8 3 (10.71%) PBX
8 3 (10.71%) WAN
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) SAS
2 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.71%) Lync
4 2 (7.14%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) PBX
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) WLAN
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) FDDI
3 1 (3.57%) ADSL
3 1 (3.57%) Broadband
3 1 (3.57%) ISDN
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) PPP
3 1 (3.57%) RIP
3 1 (3.57%) SNMP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) Ingres
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Workshop
1 2 (7.14%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Marketing Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Release Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Platform Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Software Programmer
4 1 (3.57%) Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Information Management
2 5 (17.86%) Web Analytics
2 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
2 5 (17.86%) Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) Network Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) Pay per click
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (10.71%) Campaign Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) Korn
4 1 (3.57%) Groovy
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) OpenView
1 2 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.57%) OPNET
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.57%) Netcool
2 1 (3.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
1 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Avaya
4 2 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) Cognos
5 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.57%) 3Com
5 1 (3.57%) Perforce
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Compuware
5 1 (3.57%) Nortel
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) BMC
5 1 (3.57%) Nokia
5 1 (3.57%) Siemens