Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 26 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 114 96 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 7.27% 7.04% 8.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.59% 22.86% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 100 85 169
South Wales median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +16.79%
10th Percentile £29,467 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,275 £57,800 £68,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 582 420 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 37.12% 30.79% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 488 376 646
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -10 73 £40,000 - 24
Newport +11 25 £42,500 +7.59% 3
Caerphilly -1 4 £41,250 -8.33%
Bridgend - 4 £32,000 - 1
Torfaen +1 3 £57,500 +58.62%
Monmouthshire - 1 £36,742 -
Analytical Skills
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 45 (39.47%) Problem-Solving
2 40 (35.09%) Finance
3 37 (32.46%) SQL
4 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (15.79%) Scrum
6 17 (14.91%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (14.91%) Degree
7 15 (13.16%) Oracle
8 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
8 14 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (11.40%) HTML
10 12 (10.53%) Management Information System
10 12 (10.53%) Python
10 12 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (9.65%) Visualisation
11 11 (9.65%) Tableau
11 11 (9.65%) Analytics
11 11 (9.65%) Computer Science
11 11 (9.65%) Marketing
11 11 (9.65%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (9.65%) Java
11 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
12 10 (8.77%) CSS
12 10 (8.77%) CRM
12 10 (8.77%) User Stories
12 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (7.89%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (7.89%) Unix

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 (4.39%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.39%) Drupal
1 5 (4.39%) SAS
2 4 (3.51%) CMS
3 3 (2.63%) Confluence
4 2 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.75%) Magento
2 2 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.39%) Google Analytics
3 5 (4.39%) MailChimp
4 4 (3.51%) GitHub
4 4 (3.51%) Slack
5 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.63%) Trello
6 2 (1.75%) SaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.88%) IaaS
7 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Intranet
1 4 (3.51%) VPN
2 2 (1.75%) Internet
2 2 (1.75%) NAS
2 2 (1.75%) SAN
2 2 (1.75%) Skype
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.39%) MySQL
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.75%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.75%) QlikView
7 2 (1.75%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.88%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.51%) JIRA
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.51%) Selenium
3 3 (2.63%) CircleCI
3 3 (2.63%) Maven
3 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.75%) Pylint
5 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (35.09%) Finance
2 11 (9.65%) Marketing
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
4 4 (3.51%) French Language
4 4 (3.51%) German Language
5 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Electronics
6 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (32.46%) Developer
2 32 (28.07%) Analyst
3 13 (11.40%) Business Analyst
3 13 (11.40%) Senior Developer
4 9 (7.89%) Python Developer
5 8 (7.02%) DBA
6 7 (6.14%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (5.26%) Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Marketing Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Sales Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Security Officer
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Information Officer
9 4 (3.51%) Information Security Officer
9 4 (3.51%) IT Support
9 4 (3.51%) IT Support Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) HTML
2 10 (8.77%) CSS
3 8 (7.02%) Web Services
4 7 (6.14%) Spring
5 6 (5.26%) React
5 6 (5.26%) XML
6 5 (4.39%) .NET
6 5 (4.39%) Django
7 4 (3.51%) LAMP
8 3 (2.63%) CGI
8 3 (2.63%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.63%) React Native
8 3 (2.63%) SOAP
9 2 (1.75%) Flask
9 2 (1.75%) Redux
9 2 (1.75%) Visualforce
10 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.88%) REST
10 1 (0.88%) Spring Boot
10 1 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 12 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (9.65%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.02%) Analytical Mindset
4 6 (5.26%) CMDB
5 4 (3.51%) PMI
6 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.63%) User Experience
7 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.75%) NHS
7 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.88%) BBC
8 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.89%) Unix
2 8 (7.02%) Linux
3 7 (6.14%) Windows
4 4 (3.51%) Android
4 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) AIX
7 1 (0.88%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.47%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.79%) Scrum
4 17 (14.91%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 11 (9.65%) Analytics
6 11 (9.65%) Visualisation
7 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (8.77%) CRM
7 10 (8.77%) User Stories
8 9 (7.89%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (7.89%) TDD
8 9 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.02%) Project Management
9 8 (7.02%) Web Development
10 7 (6.14%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.14%) Database Security
10 7 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.14%) ETL
10 7 (6.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.46%) SQL
2 12 (10.53%) Python
3 11 (9.65%) Java
4 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.26%) C#
5 6 (5.26%) PHP
6 5 (4.39%) C
6 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.51%) VBA
8 2 (1.75%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.75%) R
9 1 (0.88%) Jython
9 1 (0.88%) Perl
9 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Degree
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.26%) OCA
4 4 (3.51%) CISSP
4 4 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.51%) MCSA
4 4 (3.51%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) MCITP
6 2 (1.75%) MCSE
7 1 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.88%) CISA
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (0.88%) Docker
3 1 (0.88%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (13.16%) Oracle
2 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.65%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (9.65%) Tableau
4 8 (7.02%) Google
5 5 (4.39%) SAP
6 3 (2.63%) Cisco
7 2 (1.75%) Remedy
7 2 (1.75%) VMware
8 1 (0.88%) AlienVault
8 1 (0.88%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.88%) Juniper
8 1 (0.88%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.88%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.88%) Splunk