Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 110 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 38 41 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.00% 1.74% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.95% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 52
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,563
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.15% -4.11%
10th Percentile £31,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £56,250 £56,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Data Analysis 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 1,716 2,107 2,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.13% 89.28% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,416 1,800 1,924
Wales median annual salary £39,750 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +4.17% +1.41%
10th Percentile £24,375 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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 +20 30 £37,500 +7.14% 5
North Wales -3 6 £35,000 +40.00% 3
West Wales +7 2 £22,500 - 1
Data Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (28.95%) ETL
4 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 10 (26.32%) Migration
4 10 (26.32%) Data Migration
5 9 (23.68%) Analytics
5 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
6 8 (21.05%) Python
6 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (21.05%) Data Governance
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (21.05%) Degree
7 7 (18.42%) Information Management
7 7 (18.42%) Apache Pig
7 7 (18.42%) Data Analytics
7 7 (18.42%) Perl
7 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.42%) Power BI
8 6 (15.79%) Finance
8 6 (15.79%) CMMI
8 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (15.79%) ISO 9001
8 6 (15.79%) Data Quality
8 6 (15.79%) Apache Hive
8 6 (15.79%) Data Architecture
8 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
8 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
8 6 (15.79%) Data Mapping

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 7 (18.42%) Apache Pig
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) MTS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (18.42%) Power BI
5 6 (15.79%) Apache Hive
5 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.53%) Big Data
6 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (7.89%) MySQL
7 3 (7.89%) QlikView
8 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
8 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Advertising
2 3 (7.89%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Data Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Data Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Data Migration Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Migration Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Data Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Data Integration Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Coach
6 2 (5.26%) Business Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Head of Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Head of Data Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Data Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Quality Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Pandas
1 1 (2.63%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.16%) iSeries
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ETL
2 10 (26.32%) Data Migration
2 10 (26.32%) Migration
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (21.05%) Data Governance
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Data Analytics
5 7 (18.42%) Information Management
6 6 (15.79%) CMMI
6 6 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Data Mapping
6 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 6 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
7 5 (13.16%) Process Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.53%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) Perl
4 5 (13.16%) R
5 4 (10.53%) VBA
6 2 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) RPG
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) HND
4 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) Data Quality
1 6 (15.79%) ISO 9001
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) GDPR
3 2 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Coverity
4 1 (2.63%) arcserve
4 1 (2.63%) Remedy
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau