The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 100 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.15% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Data Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1302 1277 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.38% 96.96% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1090 1109
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
(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 -2 2 £28,500 -5.00% 2
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Cognos
4 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) Statistics
7 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) R
7 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
7 2 (14.29%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Customer Segmentation
7 2 (14.29%) PlayStation
7 2 (14.29%) Linear Regression
7 2 (14.29%) SAS
7 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 2 (14.29%) GIS
7 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) MS Access
7 2 (14.29%) CHAID
8 1 (7.14%) Remedy

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Statistics
3 2 (14.29%) PlayStation
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
4 1 (7.14%) CMDB
4 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
4 2 (14.29%) Propensity Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Segmentation
4 2 (14.29%) Linear Regression
4 2 (14.29%) CHAID
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) R
2 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle