Period
to 18 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 98 83
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 35 33 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.58% 1.74% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 1.95% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 57
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £18,200 £24,400
90th Percentile £55,950 £56,625 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +3.57%

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 1,220 1,695 1,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.97% 89.26% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,076 1,490 1,720
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,349 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +1.39%

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 February 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 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
Cardiff +31 18 £35,000 - 3
Newport +11 10 £47,500 +179.41% 3
Torfaen +1 2 £46,250 -
Caerphilly -3 2 £52,500 +183.78% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £35,000 -
Data Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) Migration
2 15 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (31.43%) ETL
5 10 (28.57%) Information Management
6 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Data Mapping
6 9 (25.71%) iSeries
7 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) IBM
8 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (20.00%) Python
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (17.14%) QA
9 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
9 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (17.14%) Perl
9 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
9 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
9 6 (17.14%) CMMI
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.29%) Process Improvement
10 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
11 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
11 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
11 4 (11.43%) R

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 4 (11.43%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) Power BI
4 3 (8.57%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Data Engineer
1 13 (37.14%) Data Migration Engineer
1 13 (37.14%) Migration Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Data Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Coach
4 2 (5.71%) Business Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Head of Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Head of Data Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Quality Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) iSeries
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.43%) e-Learning
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.86%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 15 (42.86%) Migration
2 11 (31.43%) ETL
3 10 (28.57%) Information Management
4 9 (25.71%) Data Mapping
4 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.14%) CMMI
7 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
8 5 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.43%) Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
9 4 (11.43%) Data Transformation
9 4 (11.43%) Line Management
10 3 (8.57%) Data Analytics
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) R
5 2 (5.71%) RPG
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.71%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) IBM
2 2 (5.71%) Coverity
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) arcserve
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Remedy
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau