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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 55 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 21 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.88% 3.22% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.76% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 5
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -28.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £27,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £45,000 £96,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 655 957 1067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 89.97% 85.52% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 561 837 903
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Analytics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +20 14 £40,000 +39.13%
Newport +2 6 £42,000 -6.66%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £57,500 -
Analytics
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (24.32%) Data Analysis
6 8 (21.62%) Marketing
6 8 (21.62%) ETL
6 8 (21.62%) User Experience
7 7 (18.92%) Visualisation
7 7 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (18.92%) SEO
7 7 (18.92%) Degree
7 7 (18.92%) Google
8 6 (16.22%) Google Analytics
8 6 (16.22%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (16.22%) Data Governance
9 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (10.81%) Pay per click
10 4 (10.81%) UX Design
10 4 (10.81%) Publishing
10 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
10 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (10.81%) CRM
10 4 (10.81%) Tableau

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 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
1 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.70%) Big Data
7 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.70%) QlikView
7 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ERwin
1 1 (2.70%) Grunt
1 1 (2.70%) gulp
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Publishing
4 3 (8.11%) Advertising
5 2 (5.41%) Games
5 2 (5.41%) Retail
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Senior SQL Developer
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Product Owner
4 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Business Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (5.41%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) SEO Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) LESS
2 1 (2.70%) MXNet
2 1 (2.70%) Sass
2 1 (2.70%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Social Media
4 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Blog
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.70%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Data Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) ETL
5 7 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (18.92%) SEO
5 7 (18.92%) Visualisation
6 6 (16.22%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (16.22%) Data Governance
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.81%) Pay per click
7 4 (10.81%) UX Design
8 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
8 3 (8.11%) Service Design
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.11%) User Stories
8 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) ABAP
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CISSP
2 2 (5.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Google
3 4 (10.81%) Tableau
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe
4 2 (5.41%) Omniture
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee
5 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.70%) Netezza
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) Teradata