Period
to 22 April 2021

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 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 49 56 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +47
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 43 77 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.67% 4.45% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 4.93% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32 60 62
10th Percentile £27,650 £31,700 £27,500
25th Percentile £30,500 £37,500 £33,173
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,125 £50,000 £44,250
Median % change year-on-year -27.75% +12.99% +0.57%
75th Percentile £48,750 " £63,438
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,875 £84,075
UK median annual salary £60,000 £61,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.64% +6.09% +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 1,058 1,561 1,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.35% 90.23% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1,356 1,394
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,500 £33,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +1.78%
75th Percentile £54,500 £50,250 £51,188
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 April 2021.

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 22 April 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 +13 40 £36,125 -9.69% 4
West Wales -13 1 £70,000 +40.00%
North Wales - 1 £30,000 -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, 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 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) Power BI
2 22 (51.16%) Power Platform
3 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (32.56%) Python
5 13 (30.23%) Data Modelling
5 13 (30.23%) Finance
5 13 (30.23%) Tableau
5 13 (30.23%) Data Analytics
6 10 (23.26%) Big Data
6 10 (23.26%) Kafka
7 9 (20.93%) Data Engineering
7 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (20.93%) ETL
8 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
8 8 (18.60%) SEO
8 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (18.60%) Data Management
8 8 (18.60%) Marketing
8 8 (18.60%) Azure
8 8 (18.60%) Databricks
8 8 (18.60%) Decision-Making
8 8 (18.60%) Data Science
9 7 (16.28%) Data Architecture
9 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
9 7 (16.28%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (16.28%) Degree
9 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
10 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared

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 6 (13.95%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (51.16%) Power Platform
2 8 (18.60%) Azure
3 5 (11.63%) AWS
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (6.98%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (6.98%) Azure Stack
5 2 (4.65%) Azure Sentinel
5 2 (4.65%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (4.65%) PaaS
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.33%) BrowserStack
6 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.33%) GCP
6 1 (2.33%) GitHub
6 1 (2.33%) IaaS
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) Power BI
2 13 (30.23%) Tableau
3 10 (23.26%) Big Data
4 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
5 5 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (9.30%) Data Lake
7 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.65%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (2.33%) BigQuery
9 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.33%) MySQL
9 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.33%) Parquet
9 1 (2.33%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) GitLab
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Law
3 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Data Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Data Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Marketing Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Data Modeller
6 3 (6.98%) Development Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Finance Modeller
6 3 (6.98%) Power BI Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.65%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Kafka
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.65%) React
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Avro
3 1 (2.33%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) CSS3
3 1 (2.33%) GraphQL
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Blog
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.23%) Data Analytics
2 13 (30.23%) Data Modelling
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Data Engineering
3 9 (20.93%) ETL
4 8 (18.60%) Data Management
4 8 (18.60%) Data Science
4 8 (18.60%) Decision-Making
4 8 (18.60%) SEO
4 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
5 7 (16.28%) Data Architecture
5 7 (16.28%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
6 6 (13.95%) DevOps
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
7 5 (11.63%) ETL Development
7 5 (11.63%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) Python
3 5 (11.63%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.98%) QA
3 2 (4.65%) GDPR
3 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) Firmware
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Databricks
2 6 (13.95%) Alteryx
2 6 (13.95%) Cognos
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe
4 3 (6.98%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) VMware