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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 82 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 17 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.35% 0.66% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.84% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 12
Average salary £43,750 £68,750 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +143.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £26,850 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £90,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
942 1074 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.70% 78.68% 70.60%
Number of salaries quoted 772 957 728
Average salary £36,000 £35,282 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.03% -5.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
South Wales +12 17 £43,750 -36.36% 12
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) SAS
2 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 10 (29.41%) Marketing
3 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (26.47%) Web Analytics
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
5 8 (23.53%) Adobe
5 8 (23.53%) SPSS
5 8 (23.53%) Google
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (23.53%) Google Analytics
6 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (20.59%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (17.65%) WebTrends
7 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
7 6 (17.65%) Statistics
7 6 (17.65%) R
8 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (11.76%) Star Schema
9 4 (11.76%) OLAP
9 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (11.76%) Customer Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 11 (32.35%) SAS
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) SPSS
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) GIMP
3 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Google Analytics
2 6 (17.65%) WebTrends
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (2.94%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
5 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (11.76%) Star Schema
6 4 (11.76%) OLAP
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.94%) Big Data
General
1 10 (29.41%) Marketing
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Web Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Marketing Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (5.88%) Web Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Statistics
3 3 (8.82%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.88%) Copywriting
4 2 (5.88%) Social Network
5 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) Web Analytics
3 7 (20.59%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.76%) Customer Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (8.82%) Campaign Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Pay per click
6 3 (8.82%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
6 3 (8.82%) SEO
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) Logistic Regression
7 2 (5.88%) Email Marketing
7 2 (5.88%) Marketing Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Market Research
8 1 (2.94%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) R
3 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCSE
1 3 (8.82%) MCSA
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Adobe
2 8 (23.53%) Google
3 4 (11.76%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (8.82%) Cognos
5 2 (5.88%) Twitter
6 1 (2.94%) Meraki
6 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (2.94%) Avaya
6 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £27 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28 - £30 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and SAS Certs
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago