Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 94 69
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 +53
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 23 23 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.58% 1.51% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.66% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 68
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +17.42% +1.54%
10th Percentile £31,400 £21,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £44,125 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +21.21% +2.36%

Data Analysis 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 1,309 1,389 2,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.72% 91.32% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,109 1,222 1,769
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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 6 months to 18 August 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
Cardiff 0 16 £35,000 -12.50%
Torfaen +1 3 - -
Newport +3 1 £37,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £52,500 -
Data Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) RPG
4 4 (17.39%) C
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) Information Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (13.04%) React
5 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) User Experience
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
5 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript

Data Analysis
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 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.70%) Power BI
4 2 (8.70%) Redis
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) Data Migration Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Data Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) Migration Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) RPG Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) MongoDB Developer
5 2 (8.70%) NoSQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
1 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (13.04%) React
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.35%) iSeries
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
1 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
2 4 (17.39%) ETL
2 4 (17.39%) Information Management
2 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.04%) A/B Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) CMMI
4 2 (8.70%) Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) Decision-Making
4 2 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) RPG
3 4 (17.39%) C
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) VBA
5 2 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.35%) R
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ECDL
2 1 (4.35%) GIAC
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SANS
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft