Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 149 186 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.76% 9.58% 8.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.05% 26.84% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 128 146 164
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.36% -6.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,224 £26,250 £26,075
90th Percentile £53,175 £57,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 708 693 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.88% 35.68% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 555 534 700
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,575 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £57,500
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -2 109 £40,000 +2.56% 28
West Wales -3 30 £33,934 - 3
North Wales +2 4 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Mid Wales +9 3 - - 1
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 64 (42.95%) Problem-Solving
2 54 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.19%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (26.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 36 (24.16%) Java
6 32 (21.48%) SQL
7 30 (20.13%) Finance
7 30 (20.13%) QA
7 30 (20.13%) Mentoring
8 29 (19.46%) Service Delivery
8 29 (19.46%) Unix
9 28 (18.79%) Software Engineering
10 26 (17.45%) OO
11 25 (16.78%) OOP
11 25 (16.78%) E-Commerce
12 22 (14.77%) Microsoft
12 22 (14.77%) Scrum
13 20 (13.42%) Self-Motivation
14 19 (12.75%) Python
15 18 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (12.08%) Degree
16 17 (11.41%) Business Analysis
16 17 (11.41%) ITIL
17 15 (10.07%) Analytical Mindset
18 14 (9.40%) Windows
19 13 (8.72%) Management Information System
19 13 (8.72%) TDD
19 13 (8.72%) Driving Licence
19 13 (8.72%) Unit Testing
20 12 (8.05%) Project Management

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 7 (4.70%) SAS
2 5 (3.36%) CMS
2 5 (3.36%) Confluence
3 4 (2.68%) Drupal
3 4 (2.68%) IIS
4 3 (2.01%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.01%) SPSS
4 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Magento
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.67%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.67%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.67%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 42 (28.19%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.01%) Datadog
5 3 (2.01%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.01%) MailChimp
5 3 (2.01%) SaaS
6 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.34%) GitHub
6 2 (1.34%) IaaS
6 2 (1.34%) Office 365
6 2 (1.34%) PaaS
6 2 (1.34%) Slack
6 2 (1.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) VPN
2 3 (2.01%) Intranet
3 2 (1.34%) Firewall
3 2 (1.34%) Internet
3 2 (1.34%) NAS
3 2 (1.34%) SAN
4 1 (0.67%) Broadband
4 1 (0.67%) Network Security
4 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.01%) QlikView
3 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.01%) Spotfire
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.34%) Big Data
4 2 (1.34%) MySQL
4 2 (1.34%) Power BI
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Selenium
2 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.03%) JIRA
3 4 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.01%) Pylint
4 3 (2.01%) Travis CI
4 3 (2.01%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.34%) CircleCI
5 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.67%) GitLab
6 1 (0.67%) Moq
6 1 (0.67%) Spock
6 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (20.13%) Finance
2 9 (6.04%) Marketing
3 4 (2.68%) French Language
3 4 (2.68%) German Language
3 4 (2.68%) Retail
4 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.34%) Electronics
5 2 (1.34%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (25.50%) Analyst
2 29 (19.46%) Developer
3 20 (13.42%) Applications Support
4 17 (11.41%) Junior
4 17 (11.41%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.72%) Applications Engineer
5 13 (8.72%) Applications Support Engineer
5 13 (8.72%) Business Analyst
6 12 (8.05%) Junior Software Engineer
6 12 (8.05%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.37%) Consultant
9 7 (4.70%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Security Officer
11 5 (3.36%) Service Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.71%) HTML
2 6 (4.03%) .NET
2 6 (4.03%) Web Services
3 5 (3.36%) Django
3 5 (3.36%) React
3 5 (3.36%) XML
4 4 (2.68%) CGI
4 4 (2.68%) CSS
4 4 (2.68%) LAMP
4 4 (2.68%) REST
5 3 (2.01%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (2.01%) Flask
5 3 (2.01%) React Native
5 3 (2.01%) Redux
5 3 (2.01%) SOAP
5 3 (2.01%) Spring
6 1 (0.67%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.67%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.67%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.67%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (10.07%) Analytical Mindset
3 13 (8.72%) Driving Licence
3 13 (8.72%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.68%) PMI
5 3 (2.01%) NHS
6 2 (1.34%) CMDB
6 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.67%) iPhone
7 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.46%) Unix
2 14 (9.40%) Windows
3 12 (8.05%) Linux
4 6 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.68%) CentOS
6 4 (2.68%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.01%) Android
7 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.01%) DC/OS
7 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.67%) AIX
9 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.95%) Problem-Solving
2 54 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (26.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (20.13%) Mentoring
5 29 (19.46%) Service Delivery
6 28 (18.79%) Software Engineering
7 26 (17.45%) OO
8 25 (16.78%) E-Commerce
8 25 (16.78%) OOP
9 22 (14.77%) Scrum
10 18 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (11.41%) Business Analysis
11 17 (11.41%) ITIL
12 13 (8.72%) TDD
12 13 (8.72%) Unit Testing
13 12 (8.05%) Project Management
14 11 (7.38%) Decision-Making
14 11 (7.38%) OOD
14 11 (7.38%) SOLID
14 11 (7.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.16%) Java
2 32 (21.48%) SQL
3 19 (12.75%) Python
4 11 (7.38%) PHP
5 6 (4.03%) VBA
6 5 (3.36%) C#
7 4 (2.68%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.68%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.01%) C
8 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.01%) R
8 3 (2.01%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.01%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.34%) C++
10 1 (0.67%) ABAP
10 1 (0.67%) COBOL
10 1 (0.67%) Perl
10 1 (0.67%) PL/1
10 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Degree
2 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.68%) CISSP
3 4 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.68%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.01%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.34%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.34%) MCITP
5 2 (1.34%) MCSA
5 2 (1.34%) MCSE
5 2 (1.34%) OCA
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.67%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.67%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.67%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.13%) QA
2 4 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.01%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.01%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.34%) SLA
5 1 (0.67%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.68%) Docker
2 4 (2.68%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.01%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.01%) Ansible
2 3 (2.01%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.01%) Packer
2 3 (2.01%) Puppet
2 3 (2.01%) Terraform
3 1 (0.67%) Grafana
3 1 (0.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.38%) SAP
3 10 (6.71%) VMware
4 9 (6.04%) Tableau
5 8 (5.37%) Google
6 6 (4.03%) Oracle
7 5 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.01%) New Relic
8 3 (2.01%) Splunk
9 2 (1.34%) Cisco
9 2 (1.34%) Remedy
10 1 (0.67%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.67%) Mitel
10 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.67%) Sitecore