Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 30 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 109 94 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 6.93% 6.51% 7.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.29% 18.95% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 94 87 87
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +21.62% -7.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,950 £25,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £72,250 £63,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -7.50%

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 489 496 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 31.07% 34.37% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 444 398 343
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,625
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,775 £61,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -10 57 £45,000 - 8
Newport +16 42 £38,500 +9.22% 7
Bridgend +5 3 £22,500 -60.00%
Caerphilly -6 3 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £31,250 - 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £24,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £40,000 -
Analytical Skills
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 67 (61.47%) Finance
2 62 (56.88%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (41.28%) Microsoft
4 42 (38.53%) SQL
5 36 (33.03%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (23.85%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
8 22 (20.18%) Windows
9 20 (18.35%) Linux
9 20 (18.35%) ETL
9 20 (18.35%) Windows Server
10 19 (17.43%) Degree
11 17 (15.60%) VMware
12 15 (13.76%) Advertising
12 15 (13.76%) SLA
12 15 (13.76%) Active Directory
12 15 (13.76%) Azure
12 15 (13.76%) Tableau
13 14 (12.84%) High Availability
13 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (12.84%) WAN
13 14 (12.84%) Java
13 14 (12.84%) Power BI
13 14 (12.84%) Power Platform
14 13 (11.93%) Oracle
14 13 (11.93%) IBM
14 13 (11.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (11.93%) Analytics
15 12 (11.01%) Performance Tuning

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 11 (10.09%) Tomcat
1 11 (10.09%) WebSphere
1 11 (10.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.92%) SAS
3 1 (0.92%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.92%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.76%) Azure
2 14 (12.84%) Power Platform
3 8 (7.34%) AWS
4 7 (6.42%) Office 365
5 4 (3.67%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.75%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (1.83%) GCP
8 1 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.92%) SaaS
8 1 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.84%) WAN
2 12 (11.01%) VPN
3 5 (4.59%) LAN
4 2 (1.83%) Firewall
5 1 (0.92%) DHCP
5 1 (0.92%) DNS
5 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.92%) VSAN
5 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.84%) Power BI
4 13 (11.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (11.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 12 (11.01%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (10.09%) OLTP
6 11 (10.09%) RDBMS
6 11 (10.09%) Relational Database
7 10 (9.17%) MySQL
8 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.92%) Postman
2 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 67 (61.47%) Finance
2 15 (13.76%) Advertising
3 4 (3.67%) Legal
4 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (32.11%) Analyst
2 32 (29.36%) Developer
3 16 (14.68%) Senior Developer
4 12 (11.01%) Administrator
4 12 (11.01%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 12 (11.01%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (10.09%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (9.17%) SQL Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior Windows Administrator
7 9 (8.26%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
7 9 (8.26%) Windows Administrator
7 9 (8.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Consultant
10 5 (4.59%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.59%) Report Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) Senior SQL Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) Hibernate
1 11 (10.09%) Spring
1 11 (10.09%) Struts
2 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (3.67%) HTML
2 4 (3.67%) Middleware
3 3 (2.75%) Web Services
4 2 (1.83%) React
5 1 (0.92%) .NET
5 1 (0.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.92%) Django
5 1 (0.92%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.34%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (7.34%) User Experience
3 6 (5.50%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.75%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (2.75%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.75%) Social Media
6 2 (1.83%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (1.83%) iSeries
6 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.92%) iPhone
7 1 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.18%) Windows
2 20 (18.35%) Linux
2 20 (18.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.92%) CentOS
3 1 (0.92%) Unix
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (56.88%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (33.03%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (18.35%) ETL
4 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (12.84%) High Availability
5 13 (11.93%) Analytics
6 12 (11.01%) Data Governance
6 12 (11.01%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.09%) Data Visualisation
7 11 (10.09%) Line Management
7 11 (10.09%) Open Source
7 11 (10.09%) Visualisation
8 10 (9.17%) ITIL
8 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.26%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (8.26%) Decision-Making
9 9 (8.26%) Project Management
10 8 (7.34%) Data Science
10 8 (7.34%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.53%) SQL
2 14 (12.84%) Java
3 12 (11.01%) PL/SQL
3 12 (11.01%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.50%) Python
5 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.67%) PHP
5 4 (3.67%) R
5 4 (3.67%) VBA
6 2 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (5.50%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.83%) CISM
5 2 (1.83%) CISSP
5 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.83%) PMP
5 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.92%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.92%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.92%) GCIA
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.92%) RHCE
6 1 (0.92%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.92%) SANS
6 1 (0.92%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.67%) vSphere
5 2 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) SCCM
1 12 (11.01%) SCOM
2 1 (0.92%) Ansible
2 1 (0.92%) QRadar
2 1 (0.92%) Terraform
2 1 (0.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (41.28%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.60%) VMware
3 15 (13.76%) Tableau
4 13 (11.93%) IBM
4 13 (11.93%) Oracle
5 10 (9.17%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.42%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (5.50%) Google
8 5 (4.59%) Cognos
9 4 (3.67%) Cisco
10 3 (2.75%) Adobe
10 3 (2.75%) SAP
11 2 (1.83%) Avaya
11 2 (1.83%) Citrix
11 2 (1.83%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.92%) AlienVault
12 1 (0.92%) Darktrace
12 1 (0.92%) Hotjar
12 1 (0.92%) Maxymiser
12 1 (0.92%) Veeam