Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 68 86
Rank change year-on-year -21 +18 -36
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 29 52 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.74% 3.21% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 3.64% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 48 28
South Wales median annual salary £46,100 £39,875 £40,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.61% -1.24% -22.36%
10th Percentile £31,370 £23,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £74,000 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +31.25% +3.23% -25.48%

Decision-Making 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 1,494 1,429 1,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.51% 88.10% 91.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,292 1,175 1,166
South Wales median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,850 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £55,349
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,351
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.65% +4.93%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in South Wales

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Decision-Making in South Wales

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in South Wales over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in South Wales

Decision-Making
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 Decision-Making within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. 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 18 £37,600 -3.59% 6
Newport -14 6 £68,000 +23.64%
Gwent - 4 £68,000 -
Decision-Making
Wales

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) Statistics
3 7 (24.14%) Social Media
3 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.24%) DB2
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
5 5 (17.24%) Tableau
5 5 (17.24%) Critical Thinking
6 4 (13.79%) Data Science
6 4 (13.79%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (13.79%) Lead Generation
6 4 (13.79%) Azure
6 4 (13.79%) CMDB
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Machine Learning
6 4 (13.79%) Teradata
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
6 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
6 4 (13.79%) Python

Decision-Making
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 1 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Power Platform
3 2 (6.90%) AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) DB2
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (10.34%) Power BI
4 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Biml
5 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
5 1 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.45%) SAS EBI
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) IT Director
2 7 (24.14%) Operations Director
3 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Asset Management Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Trainee
5 2 (6.90%) Business Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Research Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) jQuery
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (24.14%) Social Media
2 4 (13.79%) CMDB
2 4 (13.79%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Statistics
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Critical Thinking
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
4 4 (13.79%) Coaching
4 4 (13.79%) Data Science
4 4 (13.79%) Lead Generation
4 4 (13.79%) Line Management
4 4 (13.79%) Machine Learning
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.34%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Pay per click
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (6.90%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) VBA
3 3 (10.34%) R
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) Go
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.45%) Mesos
1 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
1 5 (17.24%) Tableau
2 4 (13.79%) Informatica
2 4 (13.79%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (13.79%) Teradata
3 2 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp
4 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) VMware