Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 27 24
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 93 116 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.38% 7.69% 8.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.19% 22.83% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84 92 166
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,825 £26,250 £25,375
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,375 £67,500
Wales median annual salary £38,250 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.92% +4.00% +7.14%

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 541 508 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 37.11% 33.66% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 473 463 591
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,725 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.66% +0.60% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -12 60 £37,750 +4.76% 10
Newport +8 17 £42,500 +10.39% 3
Torfaen +3 5 £42,500 +8.97%
Caerphilly +4 4 £41,250 +38.66%
Bridgend -2 3 £32,000 -24.71% 2
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £27,500 -
Analytical Skills
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 39 (41.94%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (39.78%) Finance
3 28 (30.11%) SQL
4 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (20.43%) Degree
6 17 (18.28%) Oracle
7 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
8 12 (12.90%) Java
8 12 (12.90%) Unix
8 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
8 12 (12.90%) Scrum
9 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
9 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
9 11 (11.83%) User Stories
10 10 (10.75%) Web Services
11 9 (9.68%) Windows
11 9 (9.68%) Business Analysis
11 9 (9.68%) Analytics
11 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (8.60%) Tableau
12 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database
12 8 (8.60%) Visualisation
12 8 (8.60%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (7.53%) Configuration Management
13 7 (7.53%) Oracle EBS
13 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (7.53%) XML
13 7 (7.53%) ITIL

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 (5.38%) SAS
2 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.08%) Drupal
4 1 (1.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.23%) GitHub
3 3 (3.23%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.23%) MailChimp
3 3 (3.23%) Office 365
3 3 (3.23%) Slack
4 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Firewall
1 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.23%) HTTP
2 3 (3.23%) VLAN
2 3 (3.23%) VPN
3 2 (2.15%) FTP
3 2 (2.15%) Internet
3 2 (2.15%) NAS
3 2 (2.15%) SAN
3 2 (2.15%) Skype
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.08%) Intranet
4 1 (1.08%) Network Security
4 1 (1.08%) VoIP
4 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.38%) MySQL
5 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.15%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.08%) Big Data
8 1 (1.08%) Mixpanel
8 1 (1.08%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.08%) Power BI
8 1 (1.08%) QlikView
8 1 (1.08%) SAS EBI
8 1 (1.08%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Maven
2 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.15%) CircleCI
3 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.15%) Selenium
3 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.08%) Ant
4 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 37 (39.78%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Marketing
3 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (37.63%) Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Developer
3 14 (15.05%) Business Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.60%) DBA
6 7 (7.53%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (6.45%) Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) IT Support
10 3 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Consultant
10 3 (3.23%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Junior IT Support
10 3 (3.23%) Marketing Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) Web Services
2 7 (7.53%) XML
3 6 (6.45%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) CSS
3 6 (6.45%) HTML
3 6 (6.45%) Spring
4 5 (5.38%) SOAP
5 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.23%) React
5 3 (3.23%) REST
6 2 (2.15%) CGI
6 2 (2.15%) Django
6 2 (2.15%) J2EE
6 2 (2.15%) React Native
6 2 (2.15%) Spring Security
6 2 (2.15%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.08%) jQuery
7 1 (1.08%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.08%) RESTful
7 1 (1.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.45%) CMDB
4 4 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.23%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.23%) User Experience
6 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.08%) BBC
7 1 (1.08%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.08%) NHS
7 1 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Unix
2 9 (9.68%) Windows
3 6 (6.45%) Linux
4 5 (5.38%) Android
5 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.15%) CentOS
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (12.90%) Scrum
5 11 (11.83%) User Stories
6 9 (9.68%) Analytics
6 9 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 8 (8.60%) Visualisation
8 7 (7.53%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (7.53%) CRM
8 7 (7.53%) Database Security
8 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.53%) ITIL
8 7 (7.53%) SDLC
9 6 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (6.45%) Security Patching
9 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.38%) Business Transformation
10 5 (5.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.11%) SQL
2 12 (12.90%) Java
3 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.53%) Python
4 6 (6.45%) C#
5 4 (4.30%) VBA
6 3 (3.23%) C
6 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.15%) Apex Code
7 2 (2.15%) Perl
7 2 (2.15%) R
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.08%) C-shell
8 1 (1.08%) Groovy
8 1 (1.08%) Julia
8 1 (1.08%) Jython
8 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) VB
8 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Degree
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (6.45%) OCA
4 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.30%) CCNA
5 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.30%) CISSP
5 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.23%) CEH
6 3 (3.23%) CISA
6 3 (3.23%) MCSA
7 2 (2.15%) CISMP
7 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.15%) GIAC
7 2 (2.15%) MCITP
7 2 (2.15%) MCSE
8 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.08%) CCNP
8 1 (1.08%) OSCP
8 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.15%) vSphere
3 1 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) QRadar
2 2 (2.15%) Ansible
2 2 (2.15%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Oracle
2 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.60%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (8.60%) Tableau
4 6 (6.45%) Cisco
5 5 (5.38%) Google
6 3 (3.23%) AlienVault
6 3 (3.23%) Juniper
6 3 (3.23%) LogRhythm
6 3 (3.23%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.23%) Splunk
6 3 (3.23%) VMware
7 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.15%) Remedy
7 2 (2.15%) SAP
8 1 (1.08%) Avaya
8 1 (1.08%) Blue Prism
8 1 (1.08%) Nortel