The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 88 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 14 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.05% 1.93% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.37% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 16
Average salary £53,500 £30,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.85% +16.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £35,000 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Analytics
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1081 1056 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 80.79% 81.54% 73.50%
Number of salaries quoted 895 903 816
Average salary £39,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Analytics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Analytics Salary Trend in Wales

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Wales

Analytics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
South Wales -2 11 £46,750 +33.57%
West Wales +15 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 21 (50.00%) Marketing
2 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (30.95%) Web Analytics
4 12 (28.57%) Finance
5 10 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (23.81%) Degree
6 9 (21.43%) HTML
6 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 9 (21.43%) SQL
7 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.05%) WebTrends
7 8 (19.05%) Adobe Analytics
8 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.67%) CRM
9 6 (14.29%) ETL
9 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 6 (14.29%) Retail
9 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (14.29%) Online Marketing
10 5 (11.90%) SAS
11 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 4 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (7.14%) Statistics
12 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (7.14%) Mathematics

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) SAS
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) SPSS
3 1 (2.38%) EViews
Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) WebTrends
2 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (7.14%) OLAP
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
General
1 21 (50.00%) Marketing
2 12 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Web Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Relationships Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Account Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Business Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Operations Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Network Operations Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Web Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Product Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Web Manager
7 1 (2.38%) MI Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
2 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Statistics
2 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.38%) Economics
4 1 (2.38%) Physics
4 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) UNIX
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) CentOS
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Web Analytics
2 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (16.67%) CRM
3 6 (14.29%) ETL
3 6 (14.29%) Online Marketing
4 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) People Management
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) Product Management
6 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.76%) Data Governance
6 2 (4.76%) Email Marketing
6 2 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.76%) C
3 2 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) R
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Basel II
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.76%) Adobe
3 2 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.38%) Trillium
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata