Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Wales
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 41 45
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 77 59 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 5.46% 5.25% 5.39%
As % of the General category 9.01% 12.32% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 80
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,175 £25,150
25th Percentile £29,375 £32,063 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £54,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,250 £66,375
UK median annual salary £50,196 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.47% +4.00% +5.26%

Analytical Skills is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 855 479 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 60.68% 42.65% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 518 395 715
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,500 £40,361 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.82% +0.90% -
75th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +6 66 £42,500 -5.56% 11
West Wales -19 6 £40,000 +25.00% 3
North Wales -1 4 £27,500 - 5
Dyfed - 1 £96,000 -
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (58.44%) Social Skills
2 40 (51.95%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (45.45%) Finance
4 31 (40.26%) SQL
5 30 (38.96%) Project Management
6 27 (35.06%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (31.17%) Data Modelling
8 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
9 22 (28.57%) Change Management
10 21 (27.27%) Business Analysis
10 21 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (27.27%) Data Integration
11 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
11 20 (25.97%) Security Cleared
11 20 (25.97%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (25.97%) Logical Data Model
11 20 (25.97%) Physical Data Model
11 20 (25.97%) Translating Business Requirements
11 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
11 20 (25.97%) Degree
12 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
13 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
16 9 (11.69%) Analytics
17 8 (10.39%) Python
17 8 (10.39%) Project Planning
17 8 (10.39%) Advertising
18 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Project

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 (2.60%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.60%) CMS
1 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (5.19%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) AWS
1 5 (6.49%) Azure
1 5 (6.49%) Google Workspace
1 5 (6.49%) Power Platform
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (2.60%) Force.com
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.30%) Matillion
4 1 (1.30%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.30%) Power Automate
4 1 (1.30%) PowerApps
4 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) LAN
1 4 (5.19%) VPN
1 4 (5.19%) WAN
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 21 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.49%) Power BI
4 4 (5.19%) GIS
4 4 (5.19%) Tableau
5 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.60%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) Big Data
6 1 (1.30%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.30%) HPCC
6 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) Tableau Desktop
6 1 (1.30%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
1 2 (2.60%) Postman
2 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.30%) Selenium
2 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (58.44%) Social Skills
2 35 (45.45%) Finance
3 8 (10.39%) Advertising
4 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.49%) Banking
5 5 (6.49%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.60%) Marketing
6 2 (2.60%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Back Office
7 1 (1.30%) Humanities
7 1 (1.30%) Law
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.30%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Developer
2 20 (25.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 20 (25.97%) Report Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Analyst
4 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Technical Support
5 5 (6.49%) Transformation Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 4 (5.19%) Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Support Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
1 3 (3.90%) CSS
2 2 (2.60%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) HTML
2 2 (2.60%) Kafka
2 2 (2.60%) Mongoose
2 2 (2.60%) Node.js
2 2 (2.60%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.30%) EDI
3 1 (1.30%) React
3 1 (1.30%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Algorithms
1 4 (5.19%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.60%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.60%) Legacy Applications
3 2 (2.60%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Life Science
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.19%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) Problem-Solving
2 30 (38.96%) Project Management
3 27 (35.06%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (31.17%) Data Modelling
5 22 (28.57%) Change Management
6 21 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 21 (27.27%) Data Integration
7 20 (25.97%) Logical Data Model
7 20 (25.97%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (25.97%) Physical Data Model
7 20 (25.97%) Translating Business Requirements
8 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (11.69%) Analytics
11 8 (10.39%) Project Planning
12 7 (9.09%) Data Analytics
12 7 (9.09%) Project Delivery
12 7 (9.09%) Time Management
13 5 (6.49%) Business Case
13 5 (6.49%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.26%) SQL
2 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.39%) Python
4 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.19%) Java
5 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.60%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.30%) C#
7 1 (1.30%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.30%) PHP
7 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) Degree
1 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
1 20 (25.97%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) APMP
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.90%) PMP
3 2 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.60%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) MBA
4 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) PMO
2 3 (3.90%) GDPR
3 2 (2.60%) QA
4 1 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) Docker
4 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) VMware
3 4 (5.19%) Brocade
3 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco
4 2 (2.60%) Pardot
4 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) Birst
5 1 (1.30%) LexisNexis