Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 80 116
Rank change year-on-year +6 +36 -11
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 35 59 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.44% 2.70% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.00% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 20
South Wales median annual salary £37,725 £29,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.08% -25.16% -13.89%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,650 £56,750 £60,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +29.31% -19.44% -20.00%

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 1268 1964 2068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.36% 89.89% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1756 1771
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +33 20 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Newport +2 13 £37,725 -16.17%
Bridgend -4 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Torfaen - 1 £52,500 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £57,500 -
Analytics
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Data Analytics
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
4 9 (25.71%) ETL
5 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (22.86%) Degree
5 8 (22.86%) Big Data
6 7 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
7 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 5 (14.29%) QA
8 5 (14.29%) Google
8 5 (14.29%) Marketing
8 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 5 (14.29%) Java
8 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.29%) C#
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) SaaS
8 5 (14.29%) Apache Pig
8 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 4 (11.43%) Apache Spark
9 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
9 4 (11.43%) User Experience

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 5 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Serverless
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) Big Data
3 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (11.43%) Apache Hive
4 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
4 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
4 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) SAP BW
6 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA
6 2 (5.71%) WhereScape RED
7 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.86%) HPCC
7 1 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Games
3 3 (8.57%) Publishing
4 2 (5.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Data Integration Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Integration Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Junior
4 4 (11.43%) Product Owner
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Graduate
5 3 (8.57%) Product Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (5.71%) SAP BI Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SAP BW Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (5.71%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) MXNet
3 1 (2.86%) OAuth
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) TensorFlow
3 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Social Media
4 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Data Analytics
3 9 (25.71%) ETL
4 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.43%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (11.43%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (11.43%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (11.43%) Data Integration
8 4 (11.43%) ETL Development
8 4 (11.43%) MapReduce
8 4 (11.43%) SDLC
9 3 (8.57%) Data Engineering
9 3 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (8.57%) Microservices
9 3 (8.57%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C#
2 5 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) R
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.57%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) ABAP
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.71%) PhD
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Google
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Actian
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter