The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
UK / Wales
Rank 92 99 95
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 7 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.65% 0.36% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.37% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Median salary £37,500 £26,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.50% -15.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £23,900 £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £34,000 £34,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1045 1365 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.49% 98.20% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1151 1111
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Wales

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Wales

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Wales

Data Analyst
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 Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales +2 5 £45,000 +71.42%
South Wales +10 2 £35,750 +10.00% 2
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 5 (31.25%) QlikView
5 5 (31.25%) Tableau
6 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
7 3 (18.75%) Statistics
7 3 (18.75%) Games
7 3 (18.75%) Econometrics
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
7 3 (18.75%) Spotfire
7 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
7 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
7 3 (18.75%) R
7 3 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
7 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
7 3 (18.75%) Pandas
8 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
8 2 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (12.50%) Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) CRM
8 2 (12.50%) Cognos
8 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (12.50%) Data Mining

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (18.75%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) QlikView
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
2 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Spotfire
3 2 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
1 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (18.75%) Econometrics
3 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
3 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
3 3 (18.75%) Statistics
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Economics
4 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) Social Media Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) R
3 2 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Tableau
2 2 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Alteryx
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milford Haven, Dyfed
Port of Milford Haven
Salary: £34,500 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago