Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
UK > Wales
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 78 114
Rank change year-on-year -5 +36 +15
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 39 15 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.75% 1.35% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 1.51% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 10
10th Percentile £21,350 " £25,675
25th Percentile £21,750 " £27,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% +23.08% -36.89%
75th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £36,875
90th Percentile £54,500 £52,500 £37,875
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +4.17%

Data 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 1,286 992 1,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.63% 89.29% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 917 845 1,420
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,200 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,618 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,379 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.42% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £53,437 £52,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £61,550 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in Wales

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics in Wales

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analytics in Wales over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics in Wales

Data 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 Data Analytics within the Wales region over the 6 months to 30 July 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 +16 38 £48,750 +21.88% 3
West Wales - 1 £32,500 - 1
Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 39 (100.00%) Analytics
2 31 (79.49%) Social Skills
3 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (61.54%) Big Data
5 23 (58.97%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (58.97%) Java
6 21 (53.85%) Middleware
6 21 (53.85%) SOA
6 21 (53.85%) JavaBeans
6 21 (53.85%) TDD
6 21 (53.85%) Spring
6 21 (53.85%) Hibernate
6 21 (53.85%) Scrum
6 21 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (53.85%) SC Cleared
6 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 21 (53.85%) Open Source
6 21 (53.85%) BDD
6 21 (53.85%) Java 8
6 21 (53.85%) Serverless
6 21 (53.85%) Coaching
6 21 (53.85%) Terraform
6 21 (53.85%) GraphQL
6 21 (53.85%) GitHub
6 21 (53.85%) Big Data Analytics
6 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
6 21 (53.85%) REST
6 21 (53.85%) Docker
6 21 (53.85%) Microservices
7 12 (30.77%) Python

Data 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 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (53.85%) GitHub
1 21 (53.85%) Serverless
2 8 (20.51%) Power Platform
3 5 (12.82%) Azure
4 4 (10.26%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (10.26%) Azure Stack
5 3 (7.69%) AWS
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) Big Data
2 8 (20.51%) Power BI
3 6 (15.38%) Tableau
4 5 (12.82%) Data Lake
4 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.26%) GIS
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.56%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.56%) Delta Lake
7 1 (2.56%) HPCC
7 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.56%) Parquet
7 1 (2.56%) Tableau Desktop
7 1 (2.56%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 31 (79.49%) Social Skills
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.95%) Law
4 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (10.26%) Public Sector
5 2 (5.13%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.13%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Data Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Data Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Analytics Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analytics Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Tableau Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) GraphQL
1 21 (53.85%) Hibernate
1 21 (53.85%) JavaBeans
1 21 (53.85%) Middleware
1 21 (53.85%) REST
1 21 (53.85%) Spring
2 2 (5.13%) Kafka
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Avro
3 1 (2.56%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) Pandas
3 1 (2.56%) React
3 1 (2.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Analytics
2 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (58.97%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (53.85%) BDD
4 21 (53.85%) Big Data Analytics
4 21 (53.85%) Coaching
4 21 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (53.85%) Microservices
4 21 (53.85%) Open Source
4 21 (53.85%) Scrum
4 21 (53.85%) SOA
4 21 (53.85%) TDD
5 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Data Management
8 4 (10.26%) Decision-Making
8 4 (10.26%) DevOps
8 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) Java 8
3 12 (30.77%) Python
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (53.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Databricks
3 3 (7.69%) LexisNexis
4 1 (2.56%) Birst