Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Business Case skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Case over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Cases
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 81 106
Rank change year-on-year +9 +25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Case 20 7 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 1.90% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.81% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 10
10th Percentile " £47,400 £35,750
25th Percentile £36,500 £56,625 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £81,750 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year -43.73% +83.71% +36.92%
75th Percentile £57,500 £100,000 £55,313
90th Percentile £59,500 " £59,400
Wales median annual salary £46,750 £81,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -42.81% +72.11% +31.03%

Business Case 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 951 868 1,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 90.31% 88.75% 91.41%
Number of salaries quoted 711 762 1,255
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.76% +1.55%
75th Percentile £53,750 £54,250 £51,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £44,434 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.25% -

Business Case
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Business Case as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Business Case in South Wales

Business Case
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Case in South Wales.

Salary trend for Business Case in South Wales

Business Case
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Case in South Wales over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Case in South Wales

Business Case
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 Business Case within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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 +13 16 £46,750 -42.81% 1
Newport +8 3 £48,967 - 2
Monmouthshire - 1 £40,000 -
Business Case
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, IT jobs citing Business Case 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 Business Case.

1 11 (55.00%) Public Sector
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Life Science
4 6 (30.00%) Project Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) Decision-Making
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) Social Skills
6 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) GIS
7 3 (15.00%) Product Roadmap
8 2 (10.00%) Strategic Roadmap
8 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (10.00%) BPMN
8 2 (10.00%) User Experience
8 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (10.00%) Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management

Business Case
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:

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 11 (55.00%) Public Sector
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (25.00%) Social Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Analyst
1 3 (15.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) ERP Implementation Manager
3 1 (5.00%) ERP Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Head of Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Lead Product Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Life Science
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Decision-Making
1 6 (30.00%) Project Delivery
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Product Roadmap
5 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (10.00%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) MBA
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft