Period
to 3 August 2021

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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 41 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 67 47 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 6.44% 5.09% 5.44%
As % of the General category 11.30% 12.14% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 70
10th Percentile £25,625 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £29,750 £32,688 £32,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,750
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.26% +6.88%
75th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £52,813
90th Percentile £55,750 £52,500 £68,688
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Analytical Skills is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 593 387 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 56.96% 41.88% 48.41%
Number of salaries quoted 389 335 645
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,200 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% -3.61%
75th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,700 £58,750 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 3 August 2021.

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 3 August 2021. 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 +11 38 £43,683 -8.04% 7
Bridgend - 20 - -
Newport -3 6 £42,500 +38.21% 3
Glamorgan - 1 £55,000 -
Analytical Skills
Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, 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 39 (58.21%) Social Skills
2 37 (55.22%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (46.27%) SQL
4 30 (44.78%) Project Management
4 30 (44.78%) Finance
5 26 (38.81%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (35.82%) Data Modelling
7 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
8 22 (32.84%) Change Management
9 21 (31.34%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (31.34%) Business Analysis
9 21 (31.34%) Data Integration
10 20 (29.85%) SC Cleared
10 20 (29.85%) Security Cleared
10 20 (29.85%) T-SQL
10 20 (29.85%) Translating Business Requirements
10 20 (29.85%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (29.85%) Logical Data Model
10 20 (29.85%) Physical Data Model
11 19 (28.36%) Degree
12 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
14 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (13.43%) Advertising
15 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Excel
15 9 (13.43%) Analytics
16 8 (11.94%) Python
16 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
16 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
17 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Project

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 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.99%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (5.97%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Google Workspace
1 5 (7.46%) Power Platform
2 4 (5.97%) AWS
2 4 (5.97%) Azure
3 2 (2.99%) Force.com
3 2 (2.99%) SaaS
3 2 (2.99%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.49%) Matillion
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (1.49%) Power Automate
4 1 (1.49%) PowerApps
4 1 (1.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) LAN
1 5 (7.46%) VPN
1 5 (7.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (31.34%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.46%) Power BI
4 4 (5.97%) GIS
4 4 (5.97%) Tableau
5 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (1.49%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.49%) HPCC
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
6 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) Tableau Desktop
6 1 (1.49%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Postman
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
1 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (58.21%) Social Skills
2 30 (44.78%) Finance
3 9 (13.43%) Advertising
4 5 (7.46%) Banking
4 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.97%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.99%) Marketing
6 2 (2.99%) Retail
7 1 (1.49%) Law
7 1 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.49%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Report Developer
3 15 (22.39%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
5 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Support Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Support Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Transformation Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
1 3 (4.48%) CSS
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) Kafka
2 2 (2.99%) Mongoose
2 2 (2.99%) Node.js
2 2 (2.99%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.49%) EDI
3 1 (1.49%) React
3 1 (1.49%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (2.99%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Life Science
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
1 6 (8.96%) Windows Server
2 5 (7.46%) CentOS
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Problem-Solving
2 30 (44.78%) Project Management
3 26 (38.81%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (35.82%) Data Modelling
5 22 (32.84%) Change Management
6 21 (31.34%) Business Analysis
6 21 (31.34%) Data Integration
7 20 (29.85%) Logical Data Model
7 20 (29.85%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (29.85%) Physical Data Model
7 20 (29.85%) Translating Business Requirements
8 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (13.43%) Analytics
11 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
12 7 (10.45%) Data Analytics
12 7 (10.45%) Project Delivery
13 6 (8.96%) Time Management
14 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
14 5 (7.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) SQL
2 20 (29.85%) T-SQL
3 8 (11.94%) Python
4 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.97%) Java
6 2 (2.99%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.99%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.49%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (29.85%) SC Cleared
1 20 (29.85%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.36%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) APMP
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.48%) PMP
4 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.99%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.49%) MBA
5 1 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) PMO
2 2 (2.99%) GDPR
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) Docker
4 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Brocade
2 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
2 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) Pardot
3 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.49%) Birst
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco
4 1 (1.49%) LexisNexis