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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 91 60 74
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 8 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.68% 2.94% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 9.71% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £30,250 £29,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.31% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
355 278 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.19% 30.25% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 318 220 266
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Cardiff - 6 £30,250 - 5
Torfaen - 2 - -
Statistics
Wales

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 54 (80.60%) Visualisation
2 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) Ingres
5 13 (19.40%) SAS
6 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (14.93%) OpenROAD
7 10 (14.93%) OO
7 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
8 9 (13.43%) Functional Testing
8 9 (13.43%) Java
9 7 (10.45%) Perl
10 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
10 6 (8.96%) Scrum
10 6 (8.96%) Spring
11 5 (7.46%) JSF
11 5 (7.46%) Zachman Framework
11 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.46%) Mathematics
11 5 (7.46%) QA
11 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (7.46%) Analytics
11 5 (7.46%) Open Source
11 5 (7.46%) OOP
11 5 (7.46%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (7.46%) RUP
11 5 (7.46%) Python
11 5 (7.46%) DevOps
11 5 (7.46%) PrimeFaces
12 4 (5.97%) Finance

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (19.40%) SAS
2 10 (14.93%) OpenROAD
3 2 (2.99%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) EViews
1 1 (1.49%) SPSS
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) DVB
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) Ingres
2 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (2.99%) JUnit
2 2 (2.99%) Xcode
2 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.99%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) TestLink
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Software Programmer
1 29 (43.28%) Programmer
2 11 (16.42%) Analyst
3 5 (7.46%) Technical Leader
3 5 (7.46%) Quality Manager
3 5 (7.46%) QA Manager
3 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (7.46%) Test Manager
3 5 (7.46%) Architect
4 4 (5.97%) Test Analyst
4 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (2.99%) Development Engineer
5 2 (2.99%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (1.49%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) Product Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (1.49%) Junior Data Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
1 6 (8.96%) Spring
2 5 (7.46%) JSF
2 5 (7.46%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (4.48%) Web Services
4 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.99%) .NET
4 2 (2.99%) HTML
4 2 (2.99%) XML
4 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.99%) WCF
5 1 (1.49%) Java EE
5 1 (1.49%) JPA
5 1 (1.49%) JAX-WS
5 1 (1.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (80.60%) Visualisation
2 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.46%) Open Source
4 3 (4.48%) Economics
4 3 (4.48%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
1 2 (2.99%) CentOS
1 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.93%) OO
3 9 (13.43%) Functional Testing
4 6 (8.96%) Scrum
5 5 (7.46%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
5 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (7.46%) Analytics
5 5 (7.46%) OOP
5 5 (7.46%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (7.46%) RUP
5 5 (7.46%) DevOps
6 4 (5.97%) System Testing
6 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.99%) Regression Testing
8 2 (2.99%) MVC
8 2 (2.99%) Test Management
8 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.99%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) SQL
2 9 (13.43%) Java
3 7 (10.45%) Perl
4 5 (7.46%) Python
5 2 (2.99%) VB
5 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.99%) Korn
6 1 (1.49%) R
6 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
1 2 (2.99%) Perforce
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £49,111 to £63,545 per annum plus excellent benefits and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £43,550 to £56,492 per annum plus excellent benefits and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £43,550 to £56,492 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £32200 - £39800 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
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Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
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