Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 22 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 108 161 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 7.83% 8.45% 8.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.74% 23.92% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 98 128 169
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,125 £26,175 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%

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 455 673 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 32.97% 35.31% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 381 578 634
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,725 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.03% +4.79% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £38,750 £37,725 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +7.78% -6.67%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in South Wales

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in South Wales.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in South Wales

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 74 £38,750 -13.89% 11
Newport -10 18 £41,000 +2.50% 6
Caerphilly -4 5 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Torfaen 0 3 £25,250 -15.83% 1
Gwent - 2 £37,250 - 4
Monmouthshire - 1 - - 1
Analytical Skills
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 50 (46.30%) Finance
2 33 (30.56%) SQL
3 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.37%) Degree
4 22 (20.37%) Waterfall
5 18 (16.67%) Retail
5 18 (16.67%) Coaching
6 16 (14.81%) Software Delivery
7 15 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 15 (13.89%) Java
8 14 (12.96%) Oracle
8 14 (12.96%) ISTQB
8 14 (12.96%) Test Management
8 14 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (12.96%) Defect Management
8 14 (12.96%) Workload Management
9 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
10 12 (11.11%) Scrum
11 11 (10.19%) Python
11 11 (10.19%) SDLC
12 10 (9.26%) ERP
12 10 (9.26%) VBA
12 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
12 10 (9.26%) Business Analysis
13 9 (8.33%) Spring
13 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
13 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (8.33%) Management Information System
13 9 (8.33%) Project Management
14 8 (7.41%) Web Services

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 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.93%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.93%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (4.63%) Firewall
2 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.63%) VPN
3 3 (2.78%) DNS
4 2 (1.85%) BGP
4 2 (1.85%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.85%) DHCP
4 2 (1.85%) FTP
4 2 (1.85%) Internet
4 2 (1.85%) LAN
4 2 (1.85%) MPLS
4 2 (1.85%) OSPF
4 2 (1.85%) SAN
4 2 (1.85%) SMS
4 2 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.85%) VoIP
5 1 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.63%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.63%) MS Access
3 5 (4.63%) MySQL
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.78%) Big Data
5 3 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.85%) DB2
6 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.85%) WhereScape RED
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Maven
2 4 (3.70%) Ant
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) Selenium
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (46.30%) Finance
2 18 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (2.78%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.85%) Law
4 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (43.52%) Analyst
2 21 (19.44%) Developer
3 18 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Senior Test Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.33%) Architect
6 8 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Junior
8 5 (4.63%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Data Scientist
9 4 (3.70%) Java Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Project Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) Spring
2 8 (7.41%) J2EE
2 8 (7.41%) Web Services
3 5 (4.63%) Spring Security
4 4 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.70%) SOAP
4 4 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (0.93%) .NET
5 1 (0.93%) CSS
5 1 (0.93%) CSS3
5 1 (0.93%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.93%) HTML
5 1 (0.93%) HTML5
5 1 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.93%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.93%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.63%) User Experience
5 3 (2.78%) Digital TV
5 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.78%) IPTV
6 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) Robotics
7 1 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.41%) Unix
2 7 (6.48%) Linux
3 5 (4.63%) CentOS
4 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.78%) Android
5 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.78%) Windows
6 2 (1.85%) Solaris
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.37%) Waterfall
3 18 (16.67%) Coaching
4 16 (14.81%) Software Delivery
5 15 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 14 (12.96%) Defect Management
6 14 (12.96%) Test Management
6 14 (12.96%) Workload Management
7 12 (11.11%) Scrum
8 11 (10.19%) SDLC
9 10 (9.26%) Business Analysis
9 10 (9.26%) ERP
9 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.33%) Project Management
11 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.41%) Secure Coding
11 8 (7.41%) Web Development
12 7 (6.48%) ITIL
12 7 (6.48%) OWASP
12 7 (6.48%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.56%) SQL
2 15 (13.89%) Java
3 11 (10.19%) Python
4 10 (9.26%) VBA
5 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.56%) R
7 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.70%) C
7 4 (3.70%) Groovy
7 4 (3.70%) VB
8 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) C#
9 1 (0.93%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) C-shell
9 1 (0.93%) Julia
9 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (20.37%) Degree
2 14 (12.96%) ISTQB
2 14 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (6.48%) CEH
3 7 (6.48%) CISMP
3 7 (6.48%) CISSP
3 7 (6.48%) GIAC
4 4 (3.70%) CBAP
4 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.85%) CCNA
6 2 (1.85%) CCNP
6 2 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.85%) PMP
7 1 (0.93%) APMP
7 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) PMO
2 3 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) MISRA
4 1 (0.93%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.85%) vSphere
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Ansible
2 1 (0.93%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Oracle
2 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.48%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.56%) Avaya
4 6 (5.56%) Cisco
4 6 (5.56%) VMware
5 5 (4.63%) SAP
6 3 (2.78%) Tableau
7 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.85%) Nortel
8 1 (0.93%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.93%) Green Hills