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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 76 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 30 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.16% 2.26% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.80% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 28
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
1147 928 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.76% 80.70% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 970 789 770
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -8 26 £35,000 - 1
Mid Wales - 2 £30,000 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 22 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (37.50%) Web Analytics
3 19 (33.93%) Marketing
4 18 (32.14%) Finance
5 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
6 14 (25.00%) SQL
6 14 (25.00%) WebTrends
7 13 (23.21%) HTML
7 13 (23.21%) Degree
8 12 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (21.43%) Google
8 12 (21.43%) Google Analytics
9 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
10 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (17.86%) Adobe
10 10 (17.86%) jQuery
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (14.29%) SAS
13 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
13 7 (12.50%) CRM
14 6 (10.71%) ETL
14 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (10.71%) Online Marketing
14 6 (10.71%) SiteCatalyst
15 5 (8.93%) C
15 5 (8.93%) OLAP
15 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
15 5 (8.93%) SPSS
15 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 8 (14.29%) SAS
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.93%) SPSS
2 4 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.14%) EViews
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.57%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 14 (25.00%) WebTrends
2 12 (21.43%) Google Analytics
3 6 (10.71%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (8.93%) OLAP
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.36%) Big Data
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.57%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.79%) DB2
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.79%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
General
1 19 (33.93%) Marketing
2 18 (32.14%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Welsh Language
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Automotive
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Web Manager
3 8 (14.29%) Web Analytics Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Web Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Relationships Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Account Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Configuration Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) MI Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Customer Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Business Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) HTML
2 10 (17.86%) jQuery
3 4 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Statistics
3 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.36%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.57%) Copywriting
4 2 (3.57%) Social Network
4 2 (3.57%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Economics
5 1 (1.79%) Physics
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) UNIX
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) CentOS
2 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Web Analytics
2 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (12.50%) CRM
4 6 (10.71%) ETL
4 6 (10.71%) Online Marketing
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
6 4 (7.14%) Email Marketing
7 3 (5.36%) Customer Analytics
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.36%) People Management
7 3 (5.36%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (3.57%) Content Management
8 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.57%) SEO
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.93%) C
4 5 (8.93%) R
5 4 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Basel II
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 12 (21.43%) Google
2 10 (17.86%) Adobe
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.57%) Twitter
4 2 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Teradata
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos
5 1 (1.79%) Trillium
5 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.79%) Hyperion