Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 35 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 60 117 150
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 6.28% 6.20% 7.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.67% 19.66% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 54 81 132
Median annual salary £43,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.99% +6.94% -4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,749
90th Percentile £57,425 £50,000 £57,475
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

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 305 595 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.90% 31.55% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 226 493 526
Median annual salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,383 £23,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +15 54 £43,500 +12.99% 16
West Wales -1 3 £49,602 +63.97%
Mid Wales +2 2 - -
North Wales +8 1 £35,000 - 4
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 33 (55.00%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (36.67%) Power Platform
2 22 (36.67%) Power BI
2 22 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (26.67%) SQL
3 16 (26.67%) Degree
4 12 (20.00%) Finance
4 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 9 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (13.33%) Security Patching
8 8 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (13.33%) Decision-Making
8 8 (13.33%) Oracle
9 7 (11.67%) Unix
9 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
10 6 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (10.00%) VMware
10 6 (10.00%) Clustering
10 6 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (10.00%) Linux
10 6 (10.00%) Cognos
10 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (10.00%) Red Hat

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 (10.00%) Site Server
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.67%) Power Platform
2 4 (6.67%) Office 365
3 3 (5.00%) Azure
4 2 (3.33%) PowerApps
4 2 (3.33%) SaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.67%) AWS
5 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.67%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) Power BI
2 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.00%) Tableau
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) EDMS
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Housing Association
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.33%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Data Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) DBA
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Control Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Report Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) CSS
1 3 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (3.33%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) XSLT
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Clustering
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (3.33%) CMDB
4 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (3.33%) PMI
4 2 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Unix
2 6 (10.00%) CentOS
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (13.33%) Decision-Making
5 8 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (13.33%) Security Patching
6 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (10.00%) Analytics
7 6 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.00%) Database Tuning
7 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (10.00%) Patch Management
7 6 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (8.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) HNC
2 3 (5.00%) HND
3 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.33%) OCA
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) ACCA
4 1 (1.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) GDPR
2 3 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.00%) HAZOP
3 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) QA
4 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Docker
1 6 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Ansible
1 6 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 6 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (10.00%) Terraform
1 6 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle
3 6 (10.00%) Alteryx
3 6 (10.00%) Cognos
3 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (3.33%) IFS
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe
5 1 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Veeam