Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 24 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 179 177 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.63% 8.63% 8.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.13% 24.21% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 145 153 188
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £26,450 £27,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,350 £57,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £49,558 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.33% +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 847 731 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 40.86% 35.66% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 651 603 767
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,200 £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 November 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 16 November 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 +3 118 £42,500 +7.59% 28
West Wales +8 34 £33,934 - 5
Mid Wales +6 13 - -
North Wales +7 11 £37,500 - 4
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 81 (45.25%) Problem-Solving
2 63 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (30.17%) Finance
4 51 (28.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 49 (27.37%) SQL
6 42 (23.46%) Java
7 38 (21.23%) Amazon AWS
8 35 (19.55%) Degree
9 34 (18.99%) Microsoft
10 30 (16.76%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (16.76%) Unix
10 30 (16.76%) Service Delivery
11 29 (16.20%) QA
11 29 (16.20%) Mentoring
12 27 (15.08%) Scrum
13 26 (14.53%) Software Engineering
13 26 (14.53%) OO
14 25 (13.97%) ITIL
14 25 (13.97%) Management Information System
15 24 (13.41%) Business Analysis
16 23 (12.85%) Computer Science
16 23 (12.85%) E-Commerce
17 22 (12.29%) OOP
17 22 (12.29%) SQL Server
17 22 (12.29%) Project Management
18 21 (11.73%) CRM
19 20 (11.17%) Web Services
19 20 (11.17%) HTML
19 20 (11.17%) Self-Motivation
20 19 (10.61%) Decision-Making

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 12 (6.70%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.91%) SAS
3 6 (3.35%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.79%) Confluence
4 5 (2.79%) Drupal
5 4 (2.23%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.23%) CMS
6 3 (1.68%) IIS
6 3 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.12%) SPSS
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.12%) Magento
2 2 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.56%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 38 (21.23%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.79%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.79%) MailChimp
4 4 (2.23%) GitHub
4 4 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.23%) Slack
5 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.68%) SaaS
5 3 (1.68%) Trello
6 2 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.12%) IaaS
6 2 (1.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.56%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.79%) VPN
2 4 (2.23%) Intranet
3 3 (1.68%) NAS
3 3 (1.68%) SAN
4 2 (1.12%) Firewall
4 2 (1.12%) Internet
4 2 (1.12%) Skype
5 1 (0.56%) Broadband
5 1 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.59%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.03%) MySQL
6 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.91%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.23%) Power BI
9 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.68%) Data Mart
10 3 (1.68%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.68%) Snowflake Schema
11 2 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.12%) QlikView
11 2 (1.12%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.35%) JIRA
1 6 (3.35%) Selenium
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.68%) CircleCI
3 3 (1.68%) Maven
3 3 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.12%) Pylint
5 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.56%) Moq
5 1 (0.56%) Spock
5 1 (0.56%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (30.17%) Finance
2 13 (7.26%) Marketing
3 6 (3.35%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.79%) Retail
5 4 (2.23%) French Language
5 4 (2.23%) German Language
5 4 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.68%) Advertising
6 3 (1.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Billing
7 1 (0.56%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 54 (30.17%) Analyst
2 41 (22.91%) Developer
3 18 (10.06%) Applications Support
4 17 (9.50%) Business Analyst
5 16 (8.94%) Support Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) Systems Analyst
7 13 (7.26%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) Applications Engineer
8 12 (6.70%) Applications Support Engineer
8 12 (6.70%) Junior
8 12 (6.70%) Python Developer
8 12 (6.70%) Software Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) Business Systems Analyst
9 10 (5.59%) Junior Software Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) Senior Solutions Analyst
9 10 (5.59%) Solutions Analyst
10 9 (5.03%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
10 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.03%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 8 (4.47%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.17%) HTML
1 20 (11.17%) Web Services
2 16 (8.94%) XML
3 15 (8.38%) SOAP
4 12 (6.70%) REST
5 10 (5.59%) .NET
6 8 (4.47%) CSS
7 7 (3.91%) Spring
8 5 (2.79%) Django
8 5 (2.79%) React
9 4 (2.23%) LAMP
10 3 (1.68%) CGI
10 3 (1.68%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.68%) React Native
11 2 (1.12%) Flask
11 2 (1.12%) Redux
11 2 (1.12%) Visualforce
12 1 (0.56%) SAP Fiori
12 1 (0.56%) Spring Boot
12 1 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.97%) Management Information System
2 23 (12.85%) Computer Science
3 20 (11.17%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (7.82%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (6.70%) Analytical Mindset
5 12 (6.70%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.35%) CMDB
7 4 (2.23%) PMI
8 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.12%) NHS
9 2 (1.12%) User Experience
9 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.56%) BBC
10 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.76%) Unix
2 12 (6.70%) Windows
3 9 (5.03%) Linux
4 5 (2.79%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.23%) Android
5 4 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.12%) CentOS
7 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.56%) AIX
8 1 (0.56%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (45.25%) Problem-Solving
2 63 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (28.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (16.76%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (16.76%) Service Delivery
5 29 (16.20%) Mentoring
6 27 (15.08%) Scrum
7 26 (14.53%) OO
7 26 (14.53%) Software Engineering
8 25 (13.97%) ITIL
9 24 (13.41%) Business Analysis
10 23 (12.85%) E-Commerce
11 22 (12.29%) OOP
11 22 (12.29%) Project Management
12 21 (11.73%) CRM
13 19 (10.61%) Decision-Making
13 19 (10.61%) ETL
14 15 (8.38%) User Stories
15 13 (7.26%) Process Improvement
15 13 (7.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 49 (27.37%) SQL
2 42 (23.46%) Java
3 17 (9.50%) Python
4 15 (8.38%) PHP
5 11 (6.15%) C#
6 9 (5.03%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.79%) C
7 5 (2.79%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.79%) VBA
8 4 (2.23%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.23%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.12%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.12%) R
10 1 (0.56%) ABAP
10 1 (0.56%) Jython
10 1 (0.56%) PL/1
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (19.55%) Degree
2 12 (6.70%) Postgraduate
3 8 (4.47%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.91%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (3.35%) OCA
5 6 (3.35%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.79%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.23%) CISSP
7 4 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.23%) MCSA
7 4 (2.23%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.68%) MCITP
8 3 (1.68%) MCSE
9 2 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.56%) ACCA
10 1 (0.56%) CIMA
10 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.20%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.68%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.56%) GAAP
6 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.68%) vSphere
3 2 (1.12%) Docker
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) iptables
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.56%) Ansible
2 1 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) Packer
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Terraform
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.06%) Oracle
3 14 (7.82%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (6.15%) Tableau
5 10 (5.59%) SAP
6 9 (5.03%) Google
7 7 (3.91%) VMware
8 3 (1.68%) Cisco
9 2 (1.12%) Remedy
10 1 (0.56%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.56%) Mitel
10 1 (0.56%) New Relic
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.56%) Splunk