Period
to 22 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 22 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 163 188 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.29% 9.33% 7.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.48% 27.25% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 131 166 174
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.80% -1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,844 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 796 690 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 40.49% 34.24% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 618 600 682
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,475 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,025 £55,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 September 2018.

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 September 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
South Wales -6 99 £40,000 - 38
West Wales +8 33 £33,934 - 4
Mid Wales -5 18 - -
North Wales +1 10 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 75 (46.01%) Problem-Solving
2 59 (36.20%) Finance
3 50 (30.67%) SQL
4 46 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (28.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 40 (24.54%) Degree
5 40 (24.54%) Java
6 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
7 32 (19.63%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (19.02%) Management Information System
9 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
10 29 (17.79%) Computer Science
11 26 (15.95%) Web Services
11 26 (15.95%) Unix
11 26 (15.95%) HTML
11 26 (15.95%) QA
12 25 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (15.34%) ETL
12 25 (15.34%) CRM
12 25 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (15.34%) Project Management
12 25 (15.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (14.72%) Business Analysis
14 23 (14.11%) Service Delivery
14 23 (14.11%) OO
14 23 (14.11%) ITIL
14 23 (14.11%) Mentoring
15 22 (13.50%) SOAP
15 22 (13.50%) XML
15 22 (13.50%) Software Engineering

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 17 (10.43%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.45%) Drupal
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.45%) SAS
4 3 (1.84%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.84%) CMS
4 3 (1.84%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.23%) IIS
6 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.23%) Magento
2 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.61%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.45%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.45%) MailChimp
4 3 (1.84%) GitHub
4 3 (1.84%) Office 365
4 3 (1.84%) Slack
5 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) HTTP
1 2 (1.23%) Internet
1 2 (1.23%) NAS
1 2 (1.23%) SAN
1 2 (1.23%) Skype
1 2 (1.23%) VPN
2 1 (0.61%) Firewall
2 1 (0.61%) FTP
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.61%) VLAN
2 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (15.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (8.59%) Relational Database
5 12 (7.36%) MySQL
6 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.07%) Power BI
8 5 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.45%) Data Mart
9 4 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.45%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.23%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.84%) Maven
4 2 (1.23%) CircleCI
4 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.23%) Selenium
4 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
5 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.61%) Spock
5 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (36.20%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Marketing
3 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.07%) Retail
4 4 (2.45%) French Language
4 4 (2.45%) German Language
5 3 (1.84%) Advertising
6 2 (1.23%) Games
6 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 61 (37.42%) Analyst
2 37 (22.70%) Developer
3 19 (11.66%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (11.04%) Business Analyst
5 16 (9.82%) Business Systems Analyst
5 16 (9.82%) Systems Analyst
6 14 (8.59%) Applications Support
6 14 (8.59%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 14 (8.59%) Solutions Analyst
7 13 (7.98%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 13 (7.98%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 13 (7.98%) Support Engineer
8 12 (7.36%) Junior
9 11 (6.75%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.75%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.52%) Applications Engineer
10 9 (5.52%) Applications Support Engineer
11 8 (4.91%) DBA
11 8 (4.91%) Junior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.91%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.95%) HTML
1 26 (15.95%) Web Services
2 22 (13.50%) SOAP
2 22 (13.50%) XML
3 20 (12.27%) REST
4 19 (11.66%) .NET
5 10 (6.13%) CSS
6 6 (3.68%) Spring
7 4 (2.45%) CGI
8 3 (1.84%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.84%) LAMP
8 3 (1.84%) React
9 2 (1.23%) Django
9 2 (1.23%) React Native
9 2 (1.23%) Visualforce
10 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.61%) jQuery
10 1 (0.61%) RESTful
10 1 (0.61%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (0.61%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.02%) Management Information System
2 29 (17.79%) Computer Science
3 19 (11.66%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.52%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.68%) CMDB
6 5 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.45%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (2.45%) PMI
8 3 (1.84%) User Experience
9 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.23%) NHS
10 1 (0.61%) BBC
10 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.61%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.95%) Unix
2 12 (7.36%) Windows
3 6 (3.68%) Linux
4 4 (2.45%) Android
5 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.01%) Problem-Solving
2 46 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 32 (19.63%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (15.34%) CRM
4 25 (15.34%) ETL
4 25 (15.34%) Project Management
5 24 (14.72%) Business Analysis
6 23 (14.11%) ITIL
6 23 (14.11%) Mentoring
6 23 (14.11%) OO
6 23 (14.11%) Service Delivery
7 22 (13.50%) Software Engineering
8 20 (12.27%) Decision-Making
9 19 (11.66%) E-Commerce
10 18 (11.04%) User Stories
10 18 (11.04%) Validation
11 17 (10.43%) Data Integration
11 17 (10.43%) ERP
11 17 (10.43%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (30.67%) SQL
2 40 (24.54%) Java
3 20 (12.27%) C#
4 18 (11.04%) PHP
5 14 (8.59%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.91%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.07%) Python
7 5 (3.07%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.45%) C
8 4 (2.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.45%) VBA
9 2 (1.23%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.61%) ABAP
10 1 (0.61%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.61%) R
10 1 (0.61%) Ruby
10 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.61%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (24.54%) Degree
2 17 (10.43%) Postgraduate
3 7 (4.29%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.68%) OCA
5 5 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.07%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.45%) CISSP
6 4 (2.45%) MCSA
6 4 (2.45%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.84%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.23%) ACCA
8 2 (1.23%) CEH
8 2 (1.23%) CIMA
8 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.23%) MCITP
8 2 (1.23%) MCSE
9 1 (0.61%) CISA
9 1 (0.61%) CISMP
9 1 (0.61%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.95%) QA
2 5 (3.07%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.23%) GAAP
4 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.61%) GDPR
5 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) HP Fortify
1 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.61%) QRadar
Vendors
1 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.66%) Oracle
3 14 (8.59%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (5.52%) Tableau
5 8 (4.91%) SAP
6 6 (3.68%) Google
7 3 (1.84%) Cisco
7 3 (1.84%) VMware
8 2 (1.23%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.23%) Remedy
8 2 (1.23%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.61%) AlienVault
9 1 (0.61%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.61%) Juniper
9 1 (0.61%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.61%) Mitel
9 1 (0.61%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.61%) Splunk