Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 36 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 51 110 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 4.96% 6.13% 8.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.99% 18.77% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 91 121
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.04% -1.28%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,474 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,740 £60,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 319 586 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.00% 32.66% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 248 477 529
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 45 £45,000 +5.26% 17
North Wales -7 4 - - 3
West Wales +1 2 £36,000 -22.58%
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 23 (45.10%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (43.14%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (37.25%) SQL
5 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.49%) Degree
6 13 (25.49%) Power Platform
6 13 (25.49%) Power BI
7 11 (21.57%) Tableau
7 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
9 9 (17.65%) ITIL
9 9 (17.65%) Oracle
9 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 9 (17.65%) Cisco
9 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 9 (17.65%) VMware
10 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
10 8 (15.69%) PL/SQL
10 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
10 8 (15.69%) ETL
10 8 (15.69%) Data Governance
10 8 (15.69%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (15.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 8 (15.69%) Visualisation
11 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (13.73%) User Experience
11 7 (13.73%) Data Science

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 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
2 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe XD
4 1 (1.96%) InVision
4 1 (1.96%) Marvel
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.96%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Power Platform
2 4 (7.84%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (7.84%) AWS
2 4 (7.84%) Azure
2 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
2 4 (7.84%) IaaS
2 4 (7.84%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.96%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 2 (3.92%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) Network Security
4 1 (1.96%) VPN
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) Power BI
2 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (13.73%) OLTP
6 3 (5.88%) Big Data
6 3 (5.88%) MySQL
7 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.96%) Balsamiq
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Advertising
3 4 (7.84%) Public Sector
4 3 (5.88%) Marketing
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) IT Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Senior SQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Account Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Data Acquisition Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.92%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (3.92%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (3.92%) JMS
2 2 (3.92%) JSON
2 2 (3.92%) Kafka
2 2 (3.92%) REST
2 2 (3.92%) SOAP
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) WSDL
2 2 (3.92%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) React
3 1 (1.96%) Spring
3 1 (1.96%) Struts
3 1 (1.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) User Experience
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.84%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.92%) iSeries
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
1 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (43.14%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
4 9 (17.65%) ITIL
5 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) Data Governance
5 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
5 8 (15.69%) Data Visualisation
5 8 (15.69%) ETL
5 8 (15.69%) Visualisation
6 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.73%) Data Science
6 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (13.73%) Project Management
7 5 (9.80%) Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) Coaching
7 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
7 5 (9.80%) Data Development
7 5 (9.80%) People Management
7 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.76%) Python
3 6 (11.76%) R
4 2 (3.92%) VBA
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.96%) APMP
4 1 (1.96%) CISM
4 1 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (1.96%) GIAC
4 1 (1.96%) IISP
4 1 (1.96%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) PMO
3 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.80%) vSphere
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) Tableau
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 9 (17.65%) VMware
4 5 (9.80%) Adobe
4 5 (9.80%) IBM
5 4 (7.84%) Aerohive Networks
5 4 (7.84%) Fortinet
5 4 (7.84%) Google
5 4 (7.84%) Veeam
6 2 (3.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Avaya
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Hotjar
7 1 (1.96%) Maxymiser