Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 26 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 109 105 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.99% 7.73% 8.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.57% 25.36% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 94 95 137
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,050 £25,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,450 £62,000 £68,750
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.36% -6.88% +14.29%

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 557 414 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.71% 30.46% 33.56%
Number of salaries quoted 450 359 570
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -2 74 £40,000 +6.67% 12
Newport +6 15 £37,500 -6.83% 3
Bridgend - 10 £48,750 - 3
Torfaen +6 3 £32,500 +10.64% 1
Caerphilly -3 2 £45,000 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £36,742 - 2
Analytical Skills
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 43 (39.45%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (24.77%) SQL
4 26 (23.85%) Finance
5 21 (19.27%) Scrum
6 19 (17.43%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (15.60%) Python
8 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
9 15 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (12.84%) ITIL
10 14 (12.84%) Degree
11 13 (11.93%) Unit Testing
11 13 (11.93%) TDD
11 13 (11.93%) Business Analysis
11 13 (11.93%) Analytical Mindset
12 11 (10.09%) Windows
12 11 (10.09%) OOD
12 11 (10.09%) SOLID
13 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (8.26%) Tableau
14 9 (8.26%) Analytics
14 9 (8.26%) Linux
14 9 (8.26%) Project Management
14 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
15 8 (7.34%) Change Management
15 8 (7.34%) Java
15 8 (7.34%) PHP

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 7 (6.42%) SAS
2 5 (4.59%) CMS
2 5 (4.59%) Confluence
3 4 (3.67%) Drupal
4 3 (2.75%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.75%) SPSS
3 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Magento
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.92%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.75%) Datadog
5 3 (2.75%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.75%) MailChimp
5 3 (2.75%) SaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.83%) GitHub
6 2 (1.83%) IaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Office 365
6 2 (1.83%) PaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Slack
6 2 (1.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) VPN
2 3 (2.75%) Intranet
3 2 (1.83%) Firewall
3 2 (1.83%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) NAS
3 2 (1.83%) SAN
4 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.75%) QlikView
2 3 (2.75%) Spotfire
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.83%) Big Data
3 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.83%) MySQL
3 2 (1.83%) Power BI
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.92%) DB2
4 1 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Selenium
2 6 (5.50%) JIRA
3 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.75%) Pylint
5 3 (2.75%) Travis CI
5 3 (2.75%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.83%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (23.85%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) French Language
3 4 (3.67%) German Language
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Electronics
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) Analyst
2 28 (25.69%) Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Business Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) Python Developer
5 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Consultant
7 5 (4.59%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Security Officer
7 5 (4.59%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (3.67%) IT Support
8 4 (3.67%) IT Support Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Junior
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Python Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Support Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) HTML
2 5 (4.59%) Django
2 5 (4.59%) React
3 4 (3.67%) CGI
3 4 (3.67%) CSS
3 4 (3.67%) LAMP
4 3 (2.75%) .NET
4 3 (2.75%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.75%) Flask
4 3 (2.75%) React Native
4 3 (2.75%) Redux
4 3 (2.75%) Spring
4 3 (2.75%) Web Services
5 2 (1.83%) XML
6 1 (0.92%) JSON
6 1 (0.92%) REST
6 1 (0.92%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (11.93%) Analytical Mindset
3 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.67%) PMI
5 3 (2.75%) NHS
6 2 (1.83%) CMDB
6 2 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.92%) iPhone
7 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.09%) Windows
2 9 (8.26%) Linux
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.67%) CentOS
5 4 (3.67%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.67%) Unix
6 3 (2.75%) Android
6 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.75%) DC/OS
6 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.92%) AIX
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.27%) Scrum
4 15 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (12.84%) ITIL
6 13 (11.93%) Business Analysis
6 13 (11.93%) TDD
6 13 (11.93%) Unit Testing
7 11 (10.09%) OOD
7 11 (10.09%) SOLID
8 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (8.26%) Analytics
9 9 (8.26%) Project Management
9 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.34%) Change Management
10 8 (7.34%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (7.34%) Decision-Making
10 8 (7.34%) SDLC
10 8 (7.34%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.34%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.77%) SQL
2 17 (15.60%) Python
3 8 (7.34%) Java
3 8 (7.34%) PHP
4 5 (4.59%) VBA
5 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.75%) C
6 3 (2.75%) R
6 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.83%) C#
7 2 (1.83%) C++
8 1 (0.92%) COBOL
8 1 (0.92%) Jython
8 1 (0.92%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.92%) Perl
8 1 (0.92%) PL/1
8 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) CISSP
2 4 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.67%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) MCITP
4 2 (1.83%) MCSA
4 2 (1.83%) MCSE
4 2 (1.83%) OCA
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.92%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.92%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.92%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.67%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.92%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.67%) Docker
3 3 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.75%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.83%) vSphere
5 1 (0.92%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.75%) Ansible
2 3 (2.75%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.75%) Packer
2 3 (2.75%) Puppet
2 3 (2.75%) Terraform
3 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.26%) Tableau
3 8 (7.34%) Google
4 7 (6.42%) VMware
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle
6 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.59%) SAP
7 3 (2.75%) New Relic
7 3 (2.75%) Splunk
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco
8 2 (1.83%) Remedy
9 1 (0.92%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.92%) Sitecore