Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 32 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 64 123 117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 5.47% 6.78% 6.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.16% 21.54% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 49 95 106
10th Percentile £29,600 £28,000 £26,749
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,125 £29,405
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median % change year-on-year +8.75% +3.23% +7.64%
75th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £55,100 £50,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +2.08%

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 396 571 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 33.85% 31.49% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 260 489 469
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.88% - -
75th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 0 54 £43,500 +8.75% 12
North Wales +5 4 £30,000 - 7
West Wales -2 4 £66,703 +138.23% 1
Mid Wales -9 2 - -
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 34 (53.13%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (34.38%) Power Platform
3 22 (34.38%) Power BI
4 19 (29.69%) Finance
5 18 (28.13%) Degree
6 16 (25.00%) SQL
7 15 (23.44%) Data Modelling
8 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
10 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
10 9 (14.06%) Decision-Making
11 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.50%) Alteryx
11 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
11 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (12.50%) Cognos
11 8 (12.50%) Oracle
12 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (10.94%) Scrum
12 7 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 6 (9.38%) Data Management
13 6 (9.38%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
13 6 (9.38%) CSS
13 6 (9.38%) Unix
13 6 (9.38%) Microsoft 365

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 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.38%) Power Platform
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (6.25%) Azure
4 3 (4.69%) Google Workspace
4 3 (4.69%) PowerApps
5 2 (3.13%) AWS
5 2 (3.13%) Force.com
5 2 (3.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.56%) Power Automate
6 1 (1.56%) SaaS
6 1 (1.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) Power BI
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.81%) Tableau
4 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.56%) GIS
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) Postman
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Housing Association
4 2 (3.13%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Analyst
2 14 (21.88%) Data Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Developer
4 6 (9.38%) DBA
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (6.25%) Administrator
5 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Report Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Control Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Transformation Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Graduate
7 2 (3.13%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) CSS
2 5 (7.81%) HTML
3 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.13%) Mongoose
4 2 (3.13%) Node.js
4 2 (3.13%) Visualforce
4 2 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (3.13%) XSLT
5 1 (1.56%) .NET
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) Kafka
5 1 (1.56%) React
5 1 (1.56%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Mindset
1 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) CMDB
2 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) PMI
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (23.44%) Data Modelling
4 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
4 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
5 9 (14.06%) Decision-Making
6 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
8 6 (9.38%) Data Management
8 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 6 (9.38%) Database Tuning
8 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.81%) Project Management
9 5 (7.81%) Visualisation
10 4 (6.25%) Analytics
10 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.69%) Java
5 2 (3.13%) Apex Code
5 2 (3.13%) C#
5 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.13%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.56%) Kotlin
6 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) APMP
3 3 (4.69%) HNC
3 3 (4.69%) HND
3 3 (4.69%) PMP
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.13%) OCA
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.56%) ACCA
5 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) GDPR
2 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
3 4 (6.25%) QA
4 3 (4.69%) HAZOP
4 3 (4.69%) PMO
5 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Data Guard
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Alteryx
2 8 (12.50%) Cognos
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) IFS
3 2 (3.13%) Pardot
3 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.56%) Atlassian