Period
to 6 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 38 24
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 103 96 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 7.21% 5.64% 8.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.79% 18.15% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82 84 124
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,317 £22,825
90th Percentile £52,250 £81,563 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% +5.56%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 452 529 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.65% 31.06% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 368 422 490
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,000 £57,524
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Wales

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Wales.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Wales

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in Wales over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Wales

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Wales region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
South Wales +10 89 £42,500 - 1
West Wales +3 8 £28,000 -2.17%
North Wales -4 4 - - 1
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Wales region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 59 (57.28%) Finance
2 58 (56.31%) Problem-Solving
3 37 (35.92%) SQL
4 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
5 34 (33.01%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (25.24%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
8 18 (17.48%) ETL
8 18 (17.48%) VMware
9 17 (16.50%) Advertising
9 17 (16.50%) Degree
10 16 (15.53%) Tableau
10 16 (15.53%) Windows
11 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (14.56%) Windows Server
12 14 (13.59%) Power BI
12 14 (13.59%) Power Platform
12 14 (13.59%) Linux
12 14 (13.59%) IBM
13 13 (12.62%) ITIL
13 13 (12.62%) Oracle
13 13 (12.62%) Data Governance
13 13 (12.62%) Visualisation
13 13 (12.62%) Azure
13 13 (12.62%) Data Visualisation
14 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
14 12 (11.65%) PL/SQL
14 12 (11.65%) SLA
14 12 (11.65%) Management Information System

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (9.71%) Tomcat
1 10 (9.71%) WebSphere
1 10 (9.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (3.88%) IIS
3 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.97%) SAS
4 1 (0.97%) Site Server
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.97%) InVision
4 1 (0.97%) Marvel
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.97%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.97%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.59%) Power Platform
2 13 (12.62%) Azure
3 10 (9.71%) AWS
4 5 (4.85%) SaaS
5 4 (3.88%) IaaS
6 3 (2.91%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (2.91%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.94%) Office 365
8 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) VPN
1 7 (6.80%) WAN
2 5 (4.85%) Internet
3 4 (3.88%) Firewall
4 2 (1.94%) HTTP
4 2 (1.94%) SSL
5 1 (0.97%) DHCP
5 1 (0.97%) DNS
5 1 (0.97%) LAN
5 1 (0.97%) Network Security
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.97%) VSAN
5 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.24%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
3 14 (13.59%) Power BI
4 12 (11.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 12 (11.65%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (10.68%) OLTP
6 10 (9.71%) MySQL
6 10 (9.71%) RDBMS
6 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
6 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.91%) Big Data
9 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.97%) Balsamiq
2 1 (0.97%) Postman
2 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.97%) Toad
General
1 59 (57.28%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Advertising
3 6 (5.83%) Legal
4 4 (3.88%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.94%) Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Analyst
1 30 (29.13%) Developer
2 15 (14.56%) Senior Developer
3 10 (9.71%) Java Developer
3 10 (9.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (9.71%) SQL Developer
4 8 (7.77%) Administrator
4 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Administrator
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 5 (4.85%) IT Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Account Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Business Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Consultant
7 4 (3.88%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.71%) Hibernate
1 10 (9.71%) Spring
1 10 (9.71%) Struts
2 4 (3.88%) AngularJS
2 4 (3.88%) HTML
2 4 (3.88%) Middleware
3 3 (2.91%) Web Services
4 2 (1.94%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (1.94%) JMS
4 2 (1.94%) JSON
4 2 (1.94%) Kafka
4 2 (1.94%) REST
4 2 (1.94%) SOAP
4 2 (1.94%) WSDL
4 2 (1.94%) XML
5 1 (0.97%) CSS
5 1 (0.97%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.97%) React
5 1 (0.97%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.77%) User Experience
3 6 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.88%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.91%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.94%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.94%) iSeries
7 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.97%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.97%) iPhone
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.53%) Windows
2 15 (14.56%) Windows Server
3 14 (13.59%) Linux
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) CentOS
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (56.31%) Problem-Solving
2 34 (33.01%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (17.48%) ETL
4 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.62%) Data Governance
5 13 (12.62%) Data Visualisation
5 13 (12.62%) ITIL
5 13 (12.62%) Visualisation
6 12 (11.65%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.68%) Data Analysis
8 10 (9.71%) Data Modelling
8 10 (9.71%) Line Management
8 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.71%) Open Source
9 9 (8.74%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (7.77%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (7.77%) High Availability
10 8 (7.77%) Project Management
11 7 (6.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.92%) SQL
2 12 (11.65%) PL/SQL
3 11 (10.68%) Java
4 7 (6.80%) Python
4 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.85%) R
6 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.88%) VBA
7 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.91%) PHP
8 1 (0.97%) C
8 1 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.94%) PMP
3 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CISM
4 1 (0.97%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.97%) GIAC
4 1 (0.97%) IISP
4 1 (0.97%) ISSAP
4 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.97%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.97%) RHCE
4 1 (0.97%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.97%) SANS
4 1 (0.97%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.83%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.85%) vSphere
5 2 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) SCCM
1 6 (5.83%) SCOM
2 2 (1.94%) Ansible
2 2 (1.94%) Terraform
3 1 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.97%) Grafana
3 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.97%) Kibana
3 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.97%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.48%) VMware
3 16 (15.53%) Tableau
4 14 (13.59%) IBM
5 13 (12.62%) Oracle
6 9 (8.74%) Cisco
7 7 (6.80%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.80%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (4.85%) Veeam
9 4 (3.88%) Adobe
9 4 (3.88%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (3.88%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.91%) Google
11 2 (1.94%) Avaya
11 2 (1.94%) Citrix
11 2 (1.94%) SAP
12 1 (0.97%) Hotjar
12 1 (0.97%) Maxymiser