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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 36 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -13
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 59 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.25% 0.92% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.76% 2.96% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £37,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -
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
352 372 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.32% 31.10% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 270 326 286
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 - 54 £33,000 -
Cardiff -9 3 £27,500 -26.66% 4
Torfaen - 2 £31,250 -
Statistics
Wales

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 54 (81.82%) Visualisation
2 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) Ingres
4 13 (19.70%) SAS
4 13 (19.70%) SQL
5 10 (15.15%) OO
5 10 (15.15%) OpenROAD
5 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
5 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (13.64%) Functional Testing
7 7 (10.61%) Analytics
7 7 (10.61%) QA
8 5 (7.58%) DevOps
8 5 (7.58%) Open Source
8 5 (7.58%) PrimeFaces
8 5 (7.58%) RUP
8 5 (7.58%) Python
8 5 (7.58%) OOP
8 5 (7.58%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (7.58%) Java
8 5 (7.58%) Perl
8 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.58%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
8 5 (7.58%) Spring
8 5 (7.58%) JSF
8 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (7.58%) Marketing
9 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.06%) System Testing

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (19.70%) SAS
2 10 (15.15%) OpenROAD
3 2 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) LAN
1 2 (3.03%) PBX
1 2 (3.03%) VoIP
1 2 (3.03%) WLAN
1 2 (3.03%) WAN
1 2 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) Ingres
2 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 5 (7.58%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Programmer
1 29 (43.94%) Software Programmer
2 11 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (7.58%) Test Manager
3 5 (7.58%) Technical Leader
3 5 (7.58%) Quality Manager
3 5 (7.58%) QA Manager
3 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (7.58%) Architect
3 5 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Senior Marketing Analyst
6 1 (1.52%) Market Research Manager
6 1 (1.52%) IT Support
6 1 (1.52%) Research Manager
6 1 (1.52%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (1.52%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (1.52%) Product Analyst
6 1 (1.52%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
1 5 (7.58%) Spring
1 5 (7.58%) JSF
1 5 (7.58%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (3.03%) WCF
2 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
2 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (81.82%) Visualisation
2 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Open Source
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.15%) OO
3 9 (13.64%) Functional Testing
4 7 (10.61%) Analytics
5 5 (7.58%) DevOps
5 5 (7.58%) RUP
5 5 (7.58%) OOP
5 5 (7.58%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (7.58%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
5 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.06%) System Testing
7 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.55%) Web Analytics
7 3 (4.55%) Pay per click
7 3 (4.55%) Campaign Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Scrum
7 3 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (3.03%) Network Management
8 2 (3.03%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) Perl
2 5 (7.58%) Python
3 2 (3.03%) C#
3 2 (3.03%) VB
3 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) CCNA
1 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Avaya
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos
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