Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 97 124
Rank change year-on-year -2 +27 -5
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 12 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.88% 1.75% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.96% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 21
South Wales median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -1.96% +13.33%
10th Percentile £40,525 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £70,000 £82,750
Wales median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -1.96% +13.33%

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 1,229 1,681 1,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.84% 89.32% 82.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,085 1,481 1,702
South Wales median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,800 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.90%

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 25 February 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 25 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 +10 10 £68,750 +30.95% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £60,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £41,500 -
IT Strategy
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PhD
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (8.33%) SaaS
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) IT Director
1 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Relationship Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
3 1 (8.33%) IT Relationships Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft