Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 42 85
Rank change year-on-year -1 +43 +22
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 57 83 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 4.67% 4.71% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.27% 5.17% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 78 43
Median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -11.36% +9.43%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,850 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,625 £83,025 £74,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,081 1,606 1,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.53% 91.04% 93.43%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1,385 1,462
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Wales

Analytics
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytics in Wales.

Salary trend for Analytics in Wales

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics in Wales over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Wales

Analytics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Wales region over the 6 months to 15 July 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 0 46 £40,000 -4.76% 8
West Wales -2 11 £50,000 +66.67%
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.09%) AWS
4 19 (33.33%) SQL
5 18 (31.58%) Azure
5 18 (31.58%) Data Science
6 17 (29.82%) Web Services
7 16 (28.07%) Windows
8 15 (26.32%) Linux
8 15 (26.32%) Information Security
8 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
8 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (26.32%) Degree
8 15 (26.32%) Threat Intelligence
8 15 (26.32%) Cyber Intelligence
8 15 (26.32%) Data Analytics
8 15 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (26.32%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (26.32%) CREST Certified
8 15 (26.32%) SANS
8 15 (26.32%) Security Operations
8 15 (26.32%) Security Operations Centre
8 15 (26.32%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 14 (24.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 14 (24.56%) DKIM
9 14 (24.56%) DMARC
9 14 (24.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 14 (24.56%) Kali Linux
9 14 (24.56%) Database Security
9 14 (24.56%) Data Privacy

Analytics
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 3 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.51%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.75%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.09%) AWS
2 18 (31.58%) Azure
3 14 (24.56%) Logic Apps
3 14 (24.56%) Office 365
4 4 (7.02%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (7.02%) Power Platform
5 3 (5.26%) Google Analytics
6 2 (3.51%) GCP
7 1 (1.75%) IaaS
7 1 (1.75%) PaaS
7 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) DKIM
1 14 (24.56%) DMARC
1 14 (24.56%) DNS
1 14 (24.56%) Firewall
1 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
1 14 (24.56%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.02%) Power BI
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
2 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.75%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Metasploit
2 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 11 (19.30%) Grunt
2 11 (19.30%) gulp
2 11 (19.30%) webpack
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
3 14 (24.56%) Security Analyst
4 11 (19.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (19.30%) HTML CSS Developer
4 11 (19.30%) HTML Developer
4 11 (19.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Digital Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Analytics Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Planning Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Resource Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Resource Planning Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Web Consultant
9 1 (1.75%) Head of Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) Web Services
2 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 12 (21.05%) CSS
2 12 (21.05%) HTML
2 12 (21.05%) React
2 12 (21.05%) Vue.js
3 11 (19.30%) jQuery
3 11 (19.30%) Sass
4 3 (5.26%) Kafka
5 1 (1.75%) .NET
5 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Cyberthreat
1 15 (26.32%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (15.79%) Graphic Design
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) User Experience
5 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.75%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 14 (24.56%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Data Science
2 15 (26.32%) Cyber Intelligence
2 15 (26.32%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 15 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (26.32%) Data Analytics
2 15 (26.32%) Information Security
2 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (26.32%) Security Operations
2 15 (26.32%) Threat Intelligence
3 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Data Privacy
3 14 (24.56%) Database Security
3 14 (24.56%) Ethical Hacking
3 14 (24.56%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 14 (24.56%) Purple Team
3 14 (24.56%) Reverse Engineering
3 14 (24.56%) Security Testing
3 14 (24.56%) SIEM
3 14 (24.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) Python
5 3 (5.26%) R
5 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) CREST Certified
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
1 15 (26.32%) SANS
2 14 (24.56%) GCIA
2 14 (24.56%) GCIH
3 2 (3.51%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.75%) PhD
4 1 (1.75%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.51%) PMO
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
1 14 (24.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Tableau
3 5 (8.77%) Google
4 4 (7.02%) Adobe
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) Cognos
6 1 (1.75%) Hotjar
6 1 (1.75%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.75%) Maxymiser
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Teradata