Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 88 69
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 +42
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 23 32 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.76% 1.99% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.24% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 62
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,075
90th Percentile £63,500 £66,250 £52,250
Wales median annual salary £44,000 £40,210 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.43% -10.65% +28.57%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,198 1,429 1,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 91.87% 88.98% 84.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 1,222 1,700
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,275 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in South Wales

Analytics
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Analytics in South Wales

Analytics
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in South Wales

Analytics
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 Analytics within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 May 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 -7 11 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Newport +10 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £35,000 -
Analytics
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (34.78%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) Data Analytics
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Data Science
6 5 (21.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
6 5 (21.74%) Big Data
6 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (17.39%) Advertising
7 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (13.04%) Power BI
8 3 (13.04%) Biml
8 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification

Analytics
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 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Big Data
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) Biml
3 3 (13.04%) Power BI
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) Mixpanel
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) QlikView
5 1 (4.35%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Analyst
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Business Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Business Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
3 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Quality Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (8.70%) MXNet
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) e-Learning
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) Data Analytics
4 6 (26.09%) Data Science
5 5 (21.74%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.70%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (8.70%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) C
3 3 (13.04%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) R
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cognos
2 3 (13.04%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle