Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 71 121
Rank change year-on-year -27 +50 +23
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 11 46 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.82% 2.95% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 3.31% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 22
South Wales median annual salary £57,500 £51,227 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% +7.85% -13.64%
10th Percentile £39,750 £42,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £79,500 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £57,500 £50,292 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.33% +5.88% -13.64%

IT Strategy 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 1,227 1,391 2,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 91.57% 89.28% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,072 1,187 1,736
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £25,025 £23,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in South Wales

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for IT Strategy in South Wales

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in South Wales over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in South Wales

IT Strategy
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 IT Strategy within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 June 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 -8 10 £57,500 +10.23% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £41,500 -
IT Strategy
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing IT Strategy 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 IT Strategy.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Advertising
4 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PhD
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN

IT Strategy
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Business Relationship Manager
1 2 (18.18%) IT Director
1 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) IT Relationships Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Development Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PhD
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA