The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
UK / Wales
Rank 81 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 14 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.27% 2.08% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.56% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 15
Median salary £35,000 £37,985 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%

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
951 1015 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.14% 81.33% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 810 890 918
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Wales

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Wales

Data Analysis
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +3 11 £35,000 -22.22% 1
North Wales - 3 £25,000 -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 18 (42.86%) Analytics
2 17 (40.48%) Machine Learning
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) Python
3 16 (38.10%) C++
4 15 (35.71%) C#
4 15 (35.71%) Statistics
4 15 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 15 (35.71%) Degree
5 14 (33.33%) Java
6 13 (30.95%) Physics
6 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
6 13 (30.95%) Life Science
6 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.95%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
6 13 (30.95%) Informatics
6 13 (30.95%) Health Informatics
6 13 (30.95%) Natural Language Processing
7 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (23.81%) Finance
8 10 (23.81%) Windows
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 9 (21.43%) ETL
10 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (19.05%) High Availability
11 6 (14.29%) Scala
12 5 (11.90%) Statistical Modelling
13 4 (9.52%) Mahout
13 4 (9.52%) Big Data

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Pig
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.38%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
4 4 (9.52%) Big Data
4 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 4 (9.52%) Mahout
5 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.76%) Riak
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Research Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Software Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Data Scientist
5 4 (9.52%) DBA
5 4 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Erlang Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Campaign Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Campaign Planning Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Mathematics
1 15 (35.71%) Statistics
2 13 (30.95%) Artificial Intelligence
2 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 13 (30.95%) Health Informatics
2 13 (30.95%) Informatics
2 13 (30.95%) Life Science
2 13 (30.95%) Physics
3 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) CMDB
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.76%) Economics
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Analytics
2 17 (40.48%) Machine Learning
3 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) ETL
5 8 (19.05%) High Availability
6 5 (11.90%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (9.52%) Statistical Learning
8 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.76%) Contract Management
8 2 (4.76%) Functional Programming
8 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.76%) Software Licensing
8 2 (4.76%) Validation
9 1 (2.38%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (2.38%) Data Management
9 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.38%) Web Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Python
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) C++
3 15 (35.71%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (14.29%) Scala
6 4 (9.52%) R
7 3 (7.14%) C
8 2 (4.76%) Clojure
8 2 (4.76%) Erlang
8 2 (4.76%) Haskell
9 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SAP Certification
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) HP
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Tableau