Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 86 108
Rank change year-on-year +5 +22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 25 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.81% 2.43% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.72% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 30
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,125 £64,625 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +16.13%

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 1,243 1,692 1,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 90.01% 89.38% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,095 1,486 1,707
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,800 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +2.78%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Newport +3 12 £44,000 -2.22% 4
Cardiff +10 11 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Torfaen +4 1 £52,500 -
Bridgend -1 1 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £35,000 -
Analytics
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 8 (32.00%) Degree
3 8 (32.00%) QA
4 7 (28.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (24.00%) Big Data
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.00%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (16.00%) MySQL
7 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (16.00%) C#
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
7 4 (16.00%) ETL

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 (4.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.00%) Power BI
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) WhereScape RED
6 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
6 1 (4.00%) HPCC
6 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Graduate
3 3 (12.00%) Junior
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (8.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Quality Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SSRS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) MXNet
3 1 (4.00%) OAuth
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) TensorFlow
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (12.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (16.00%) Data Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) Data Science
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) CMMI
5 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 3 (12.00%) R
5 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (8.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Actian
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) SAP