The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 96 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 9 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.67% 1.40% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.86% 4.92% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 11
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £34,008
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £90,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
315 366 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.47% 28.55% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 253 337 240
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Statistics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Wales

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Wales

Statistics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 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 -16 9 £29,500 -15.71% 1
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Information Management
3 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
3 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) Analytics
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SAS
4 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
5 3 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (14.29%) Network Management
5 3 (14.29%) QA
5 3 (14.29%) Pay per click
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) CCNA
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (9.52%) Avaya
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) SAS
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) PBX
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) WLAN
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) Ingres
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Marketing Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) Platform Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Software Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Strategy Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Release Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Information Management
2 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (14.29%) Network Management
3 3 (14.29%) Pay per click
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Business Development
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Groovy
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) OPNET
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.76%) Netcool
1 1 (4.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (4.76%) OpenView
1 1 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) IBM
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Avaya
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) Perforce
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Compuware
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
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