Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 23 22
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 109 164 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.44% 8.95% 9.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.89% 23.80% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 97 125 123
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +12.68%
10th Percentile £26,239 £23,250 £24,534
90th Percentile £72,250 £62,500 £54,844
UK median annual salary £48,808 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.75% +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 577 689 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.08% 37.59% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 453 511 570
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,300 £25,000 £23,725
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,000 £56,375
UK median annual salary £53,404 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +6.81% +3.09% -3.00%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Wales

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Wales

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Wales over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 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
South Wales -9 85 £42,500 +10.39% 5
North Wales +8 13 £45,000 +24.14% 1
West Wales -4 10 £31,278 -7.83%
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 39 (35.78%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
4 21 (19.27%) Finance
5 20 (18.35%) QA
6 19 (17.43%) Java
7 18 (16.51%) Windows
8 16 (14.68%) .NET
8 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
8 16 (14.68%) Degree
9 15 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (13.76%) Analytics
10 14 (12.84%) Windows Server
11 13 (11.93%) SQL
11 13 (11.93%) Linux
11 13 (11.93%) ITIL
11 13 (11.93%) Unix
12 12 (11.01%) VMware
12 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (11.01%) Business Analysis
13 11 (10.09%) Python
13 11 (10.09%) Mentoring
14 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (9.17%) Active Directory
14 10 (9.17%) Data Analysis
15 9 (8.26%) DNS
15 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (8.26%) PHP
15 9 (8.26%) C#

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 6 (5.50%) SAS
2 5 (4.59%) Apache
2 5 (4.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.59%) nginx
3 4 (3.67%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) CMS
4 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.83%) SPSS
5 1 (0.92%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SAP HCM
1 2 (1.83%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.42%) Power Platform
4 5 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.67%) Office 365
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.83%) Datadog
6 2 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.26%) DNS
2 7 (6.42%) SAN
2 7 (6.42%) VPN
3 6 (5.50%) Internet
4 5 (4.59%) HTTP
4 5 (4.59%) SMTP
4 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.67%) DHCP
5 4 (3.67%) Firewall
5 4 (3.67%) IP Telephony
5 4 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.83%) LAN
6 2 (1.83%) NAS
6 2 (1.83%) VoIP
7 1 (0.92%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.92%) GPRS
7 1 (0.92%) GSM
7 1 (0.92%) Network Security
7 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) Big Data
1 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (6.42%) Power BI
2 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.59%) MySQL
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) MS Access
6 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) QlikView
6 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.75%) Selenium
2 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.83%) JIRA
3 2 (1.83%) Maven
3 2 (1.83%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.92%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.92%) fastlane
4 1 (0.92%) GitLab
4 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Marketing
3 6 (5.50%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.83%) Military
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) German Language
6 1 (0.92%) Local Government
6 1 (0.92%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 32 (29.36%) Analyst
2 15 (13.76%) Developer
3 14 (12.84%) Business Analyst
4 9 (8.26%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.34%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.34%) Junior
6 5 (4.59%) IT Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) IT Support
6 5 (4.59%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Linux Support
6 5 (4.59%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Software Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Technical Support
6 5 (4.59%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) .NET
2 7 (6.42%) Web Services
3 6 (5.50%) JSON
4 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.59%) LAMP
4 5 (4.59%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (4.59%) REST
5 2 (1.83%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.92%) Android SDK
6 1 (0.92%) CGI
6 1 (0.92%) COM
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
6 1 (0.92%) Dagger
6 1 (0.92%) HTML
6 1 (0.92%) React
6 1 (0.92%) Retrofit
6 1 (0.92%) RxJava
6 1 (0.92%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.92%) SOAP
6 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Fintech
1 7 (6.42%) Self-Motivation
1 7 (6.42%) User Experience
2 6 (5.50%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.59%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.75%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.83%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.83%) iPhone
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) VHDL
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.92%) Handset
6 1 (0.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) Windows
2 14 (12.84%) Windows Server
3 13 (11.93%) Linux
3 13 (11.93%) Unix
4 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.42%) CentOS
6 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.67%) Android
7 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.83%) DC/OS
8 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
4 15 (13.76%) Analytics
5 13 (11.93%) ITIL
6 12 (11.01%) Business Analysis
7 11 (10.09%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (9.17%) Data Analysis
9 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (8.26%) SDLC
10 8 (7.34%) Acceptance Criteria
10 8 (7.34%) Test Scripting
10 8 (7.34%) User Stories
11 7 (6.42%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.42%) Mathematics
11 7 (6.42%) Project Management
11 7 (6.42%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.43%) Java
2 13 (11.93%) SQL
3 11 (10.09%) Python
4 9 (8.26%) C#
4 9 (8.26%) PHP
5 8 (7.34%) C
6 5 (4.59%) Ruby
7 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.75%) C++
8 3 (2.75%) Kotlin
8 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.83%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.83%) R
10 1 (0.92%) Jython
10 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.92%) Perl
10 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.67%) MBA
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.83%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.83%) MCITP
5 2 (1.83%) MCSE
6 1 (0.92%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.92%) APMP
6 1 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.92%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.35%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) PMO
3 3 (2.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.92%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 10 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.50%) vSphere
4 3 (2.75%) Docker
5 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.83%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) cPanel
1 5 (4.59%) Plesk
2 3 (2.75%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.83%) Ansible
3 2 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.83%) Packer
3 2 (1.83%) Puppet
3 2 (1.83%) Terraform
4 1 (0.92%) Grafana
4 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.01%) VMware
3 9 (8.26%) SAP
4 6 (5.50%) Cisco
5 4 (3.67%) Avaya
5 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.67%) Tableau
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle
7 2 (1.83%) Altera
7 2 (1.83%) Google
7 2 (1.83%) New Relic
7 2 (1.83%) Splunk
7 2 (1.83%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.92%) Citrix
8 1 (0.92%) Dell
8 1 (0.92%) EMC
8 1 (0.92%) Mitel
8 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.92%) Talend