The 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 80 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 14 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.18% 1.19% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% 4.05% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 5
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Statistics
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
427 296 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.88% 29.31% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 374 228 285
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
(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
Torfaen - 5 £37,000 - 1
Newport -13 4 £33,750 +50.00% 2
Bridgend - 4 £30,000 - 2
Cardiff +4 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Statistics
Wales

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 18 (72.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (40.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Scrum
3 9 (36.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (32.00%) Test Management
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) CentOS
4 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Product Management
4 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (32.00%) Confluence
4 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (32.00%) BDD
4 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 8 (32.00%) Korn
4 8 (32.00%) Objective-C
4 8 (32.00%) Perforce
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Perl
4 8 (32.00%) JUnit
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Client/Server
4 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (32.00%) DVB
4 8 (32.00%) TestLink
4 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (32.00%) User Experience
5 7 (28.00%) Finance

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) Confluence
2 6 (24.00%) SAS
3 4 (16.00%) Lync
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) EViews
2 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DVB
2 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) OSPF
2 4 (16.00%) BGP
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Wireless
2 4 (16.00%) FDDI
2 4 (16.00%) ADSL
2 4 (16.00%) Broadband
2 4 (16.00%) ISDN
2 4 (16.00%) PBX
2 4 (16.00%) WLAN
2 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) PPP
2 4 (16.00%) RIP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (32.00%) JIRA
1 8 (32.00%) JUnit
1 8 (32.00%) TestLink
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (16.00%) Xcode
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Advertising
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Development Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) JPA
2 1 (4.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (4.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (36.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (32.00%) Client/Server
3 8 (32.00%) User Experience
4 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.00%) Credit Risk
5 3 (12.00%) Economics
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) CentOS
1 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 8 (32.00%) Test Management
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (32.00%) Product Management
2 8 (32.00%) BDD
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Network Management
5 4 (16.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Bug Management
5 4 (16.00%) Change Control
5 4 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) CHAID
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (32.00%) Korn
2 8 (32.00%) Objective-C
2 8 (32.00%) Perl
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) R
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) CCNP
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) OpenView
1 4 (16.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (16.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Perforce
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Nokia
3 4 (16.00%) Siemens
3 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 4 (16.00%) Nortel
3 4 (16.00%) Avaya
3 4 (16.00%) BMC
3 4 (16.00%) 3Com
3 4 (16.00%) SonicWALL
3 4 (16.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
Pontypool, Gwent
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Bank of England
Posted: 20 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Bank of England
Posted: 21 days ago