Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 75 123
Rank change year-on-year -40 +48 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 33 80 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.54% 2.97% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 3.56% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 76 21
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,510 £52,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,164
% change year-on-year - +4.25% -4.08%

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1918 2246 2379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 89.75% 83.40% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1906 1961
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £56,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Wales

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Wales.

Salary trend for Data Analysis in Wales

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Wales over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in Wales

Data Analysis
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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 -29 26 £40,000 +14.29%
North Wales 0 4 - -
West Wales -26 3 £52,500 +32.91%
Data Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (36.36%) ETL
3 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) Analytics
5 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) Visualisation
7 7 (21.21%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (21.21%) Data Governance
7 7 (21.21%) Degree
8 6 (18.18%) SLA
8 6 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (12.12%) Oracle
10 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 3 (9.09%) ITIL
11 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.09%) Data Management
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling

Data Analysis
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 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.09%) Big Data
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) Power BI
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) French Language
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) German Language
2 1 (3.03%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Data Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior SQL Developer
4 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Data Integration Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Data Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Integration Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Product Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Product Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) CMDB
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) ETL
2 10 (30.30%) Analytics
3 8 (24.24%) Visualisation
4 7 (21.21%) Data Governance
4 7 (21.21%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Data Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Line Management
7 2 (6.06%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (6.06%) Statistics
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) R
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas