The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Wales / South Wales
Rank 73 60 84
Rank change year-on-year -13 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 15 40 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.71% 3.23% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 3.96% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 11
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £26,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Data Analysis 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 746 1010 980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.16% 81.65% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 640 852 852
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,100 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in South Wales

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in South Wales

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in South Wales

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Newport +5 4 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Cardiff -13 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Torfaen +15 2 - -
Bridgend +14 2 £42,500 +18.05%
Caerphilly - 2 £18,250 -
Data Analysis
Wales

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) ETL
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (25.00%) Analytics
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.88%) High Availability
7 5 (15.63%) Scala
7 5 (15.63%) Degree
7 5 (15.63%) Python
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
8 4 (12.50%) Statistics
8 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning
8 4 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
9 3 (9.38%) Mahout
9 3 (9.38%) Big Data
9 3 (9.38%) Apache Pig
9 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (9.38%) Apache Spark
9 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
9 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
9 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
9 3 (9.38%) Statistical Learning
9 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
9 3 (9.38%) R

Data Analysis
Top Related 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 3 (9.38%) Apache Pig
1 3 (9.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Hive
4 3 (9.38%) Big Data
4 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.38%) Mahout
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Riak
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Power BI
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) French Language
2 1 (3.13%) German Language
2 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Data Scientist
5 3 (9.38%) DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Erlang Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.38%) CMDB
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) EPoS
4 1 (3.13%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ETL
2 8 (25.00%) Analytics
3 7 (21.88%) High Availability
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (12.50%) Statistics
5 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (9.38%) Statistical Learning
6 2 (6.25%) Contract Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Entry
6 2 (6.25%) Functional Programming
6 2 (6.25%) Line Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Python
2 5 (15.63%) Scala
3 3 (9.38%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) R
4 2 (6.25%) C
4 2 (6.25%) Clojure
4 2 (6.25%) Erlang
4 2 (6.25%) Haskell
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) ISO22301
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas