The 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 89 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 17 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.23% 0.98% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.35% 3.15% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 5
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
Statistics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
507 381 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.74% 31.05% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 419 293 354
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 May 2015.

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 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 -6 16 £34,500 +11.29% 5
West Wales - 1 £25,000 -
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 20 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (35.71%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Scrum
2 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 8 (28.57%) DVB
3 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 8 (28.57%) Perl
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) JUnit
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 8 (28.57%) Test Management
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (28.57%) JIRA
3 8 (28.57%) Korn
3 8 (28.57%) Perforce
3 8 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 8 (28.57%) TDD
3 8 (28.57%) TestLink
3 8 (28.57%) User Experience
3 8 (28.57%) Product Management
3 8 (28.57%) CentOS
3 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 8 (28.57%) Confluence
3 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 8 (28.57%) BDD
3 8 (28.57%) Jenkins

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 8 (28.57%) Confluence
2 7 (25.00%) SAS
3 4 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Drupal
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) SPSS
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) EViews
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DVB
2 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) Wireless
2 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) OSPF
2 4 (14.29%) BGP
2 4 (14.29%) ADSL
2 4 (14.29%) Broadband
2 4 (14.29%) ISDN
2 4 (14.29%) PBX
2 4 (14.29%) WLAN
2 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 4 (14.29%) PPP
2 4 (14.29%) RIP
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (14.29%) FDDI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) JUnit
1 8 (28.57%) JIRA
1 8 (28.57%) TestLink
1 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Advertising
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Insight Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) Yii
2 1 (3.57%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (3.57%) JAX-WS
2 1 (3.57%) JPA
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) JSP
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 8 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 8 (28.57%) User Experience
4 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
5 3 (10.71%) Economics
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
1 8 (28.57%) CentOS
1 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Scrum
2 8 (28.57%) Test Management
2 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (28.57%) TDD
2 8 (28.57%) Product Management
2 8 (28.57%) BDD
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.29%) Bug Management
5 4 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (14.29%) Change Control
5 4 (14.29%) Network Management
5 4 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) Perl
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Korn
2 8 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) R
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) CCNP
2 4 (14.29%) CCNA
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) OpenView
1 4 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 8 (28.57%) Perforce
3 4 (14.29%) Nokia
3 4 (14.29%) Siemens
3 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.29%) Remedy
3 4 (14.29%) Nortel
3 4 (14.29%) Avaya
3 4 (14.29%) BMC
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) 3Com
3 4 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 4 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
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BAE Systems
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CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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