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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 87 85 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 8 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.70% 1.01% 3.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 3.02% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £51,000 £30,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.21% +5.17%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
381 397 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.57% 33.47% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 317 342 239
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,455 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 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
(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
Cardiff -2 7 £51,000 +67.21% 1
Bridgend - 1 £32,500 - 1
Statistics
Wales

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (53.57%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (35.71%) Visualisation
2 10 (35.71%) Open Source
2 10 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (21.43%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) COBIT
6 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
6 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
6 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (17.86%) CESG
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) Middleware
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 5 (17.86%) SOA
6 5 (17.86%) JBoss
6 5 (17.86%) Change Control
6 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
7 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (17.86%) JBoss
1 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) EViews
2 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
1 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Architect
1 5 (17.86%) Head of Infrastructure
1 5 (17.86%) Head of IT
1 5 (17.86%) Head of IT Infrastructure
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Leader
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Graduate
4 1 (3.57%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) DirectX
2 2 (7.14%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Visualisation
2 5 (17.86%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) Blog
3 2 (7.14%) Copywriting
3 2 (7.14%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Economics
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
2 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (35.71%) Open Source
3 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) Change Control
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Service Management
5 5 (17.86%) SOA
5 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
5 5 (17.86%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C++
1 3 (10.71%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Delphi
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) COBIT
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + shift allowance + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago