Period
to 4 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 47 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 -21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 32 77 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 4.86% 4.60% 7.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.24% 15.68% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 61 107
Median annual salary £43,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.99% -9.41% +8.97%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £26,968
90th Percentile £56,000 £52,500 £58,150
Wales median annual salary £43,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.99% -3.75% +7.38%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 197 491 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 29.94% 29.31% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 175 424 465
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.65%
10th Percentile £26,650 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in South Wales

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in South Wales.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in South Wales

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in South Wales over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in South Wales

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 4 December 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 23 £44,250 +1.14% 3
Newport +18 7 £31,000 -19.48% 2
Torfaen - 2 £52,000 - 1
Analytical Skills
Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 15 (46.88%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (34.38%) Degree
3 9 (28.13%) Power BI
3 9 (28.13%) Power Platform
4 8 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (21.88%) Finance
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) Unix
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 6 (18.75%) Site Server
6 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 6 (18.75%) Clustering
6 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 6 (18.75%) CentOS
6 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (18.75%) Tableau
6 6 (18.75%) Analytics
6 6 (18.75%) Kubernetes
6 6 (18.75%) Patch Management
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (18.75%) Ansible
6 6 (18.75%) Docker

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 6 (18.75%) Site Server
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Power Platform
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Power BI
2 6 (18.75%) Tableau
3 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) EDMS
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Toad
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) DBA
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Relationship Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Relationships Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) CMDB
3 2 (6.25%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) CentOS
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (18.75%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 6 (18.75%) Patch Management
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (15.63%) Database Tuning
5 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Data Science
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Decision-Making
7 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) OCA
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) APMP
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
1 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Ansible
1 6 (18.75%) Kubernetes
1 6 (18.75%) Terraform
1 6 (18.75%) vCenter Server
2 5 (15.63%) Data Guard
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
1 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Veeam