Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 87 103
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 25 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.75% 2.37% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.63% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 36
South Wales median annual salary £37,612 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.98% +1.54% -16.13%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,130 £49,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,239
% change year-on-year +13.64% +2.36% -15.44%

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 1259 1977 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.35% 90.11% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1769 1778
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,779
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +1.96% +5.08%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 25 November 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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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 +21 13 £35,000 - 2
Newport +3 7 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Torfaen +8 4 £45,000 -
Data Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) ETL
3 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) Migration
4 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (24.00%) Big Data
5 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Apache Pig
5 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (16.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
6 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (16.00%) R
6 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive
6 4 (16.00%) MapReduce
6 4 (16.00%) Data Transformation
6 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
7 3 (12.00%) Metadata Management
7 3 (12.00%) ETL Development
7 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
7 3 (12.00%) Advertising

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 5 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) MTS
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Power BI
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
2 3 (12.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Data Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Data Migration Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Data Integration Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Data Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Product Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Product Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (4.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) iSeries
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ETL
2 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Data Transformation
5 4 (16.00%) MapReduce
5 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (12.00%) ETL Development
6 3 (12.00%) Information Management
6 3 (12.00%) Metadata Management
6 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) R
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) RPG
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.00%) HND
2 1 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) IBM
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) arcserve
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau