Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
UK > Wales
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 73 92
Rank change year-on-year +22 +19 -43
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 70 20 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 4.97% 1.75% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 1.97% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 25
10th Percentile £36,500 £34,400 £30,775
25th Percentile £36,625 £35,750 £34,150
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,242 £39,750 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +38.97% -30.87% +15.00%
75th Percentile £60,700 £96,250 £68,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £100,000 "
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £57,124
% change year-on-year -15.38% +13.79% +3.86%

Decision-Making 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 1,274 1,017 1,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.42% 88.74% 91.16%
Number of salaries quoted 906 870 1,417
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,618 £34,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,434 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £61,625 £63,564 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Wales

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in Wales.

Salary trend for Decision-Making in Wales

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in Wales over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in Wales

Decision-Making
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making within the Wales region over the 6 months to 27 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 +37 52 £52,500 +32.08% 8
Mid Wales -1 14 - -
West Wales - 2 £55,242 -
North Wales -5 1 - -
Decision-Making
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 36 (51.43%) Social Skills
2 29 (41.43%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (32.86%) Git (software)
6 21 (30.00%) Degree
7 20 (28.57%) SQL
8 17 (24.29%) Java
8 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
8 17 (24.29%) Scrum
8 17 (24.29%) Azure
9 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
9 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
10 15 (21.43%) Service Management
10 15 (21.43%) ITSM
10 15 (21.43%) ITIL
10 15 (21.43%) DevOps
11 14 (20.00%) REST
11 14 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (20.00%) Spring
12 13 (18.57%) Time Management
12 13 (18.57%) Finance
12 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
12 13 (18.57%) CSS
12 13 (18.57%) Product Roadmap
13 12 (17.14%) User Experience
13 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
13 12 (17.14%) HTML
13 12 (17.14%) Law

Decision-Making
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 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.29%) Apache
4 3 (4.29%) Confluence
4 3 (4.29%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.29%) Azure
2 11 (15.71%) AWS
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (11.43%) Twilio
4 6 (8.57%) SaaS
4 6 (8.57%) Yammer
5 4 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (5.71%) Amazon S3
5 4 (5.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (5.71%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (5.71%) Azure Stack
5 4 (5.71%) GitHub
5 4 (5.71%) Power Platform
6 3 (4.29%) GCP
6 3 (4.29%) npm
7 2 (2.86%) Force.com
7 2 (2.86%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (1.43%) Google Workspace
8 1 (1.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Skype
2 4 (5.71%) Kerberos
2 4 (5.71%) SMTP
2 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.29%) Firewall
3 3 (4.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.71%) Data Lake
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.71%) Power BI
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.29%) Redis
6 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (1.43%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 23 (32.86%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.71%) Maven
3 8 (11.43%) Artifactory
3 8 (11.43%) GitLab
3 8 (11.43%) Rational Quality Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Rational Team Concert
5 3 (4.29%) Ant
5 3 (4.29%) JIRA
5 3 (4.29%) JMeter
5 3 (4.29%) Protractor
5 3 (4.29%) Selenium
5 3 (4.29%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) Firebug
6 1 (1.43%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Xdebug
General
1 36 (51.43%) Social Skills
2 13 (18.57%) Finance
3 12 (17.14%) Law
4 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 8 (11.43%) Avionics
5 8 (11.43%) Legal
6 5 (7.14%) Public Sector
7 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (5.71%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (4.29%) Billing
8 3 (4.29%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.43%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.43%) Marketing
9 1 (1.43%) Public Speaking
9 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Developer
2 11 (15.71%) Software Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Principal Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Principal Software Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Messaging Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Angular Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Research Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) REST
1 14 (20.00%) Spring
2 13 (18.57%) CSS
3 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
3 12 (17.14%) HTML
4 11 (15.71%) SOAP
5 10 (14.29%) Web Services
6 8 (11.43%) Express
6 8 (11.43%) XML
7 7 (10.00%) React
7 7 (10.00%) Spring Boot
8 6 (8.57%) Node.js
9 4 (5.71%) Angular 2
9 4 (5.71%) RESTful
9 4 (5.71%) SAML
10 3 (4.29%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.29%) Middleware
10 3 (4.29%) OAuth
10 3 (4.29%) OAuth2
10 3 (4.29%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) User Experience
2 9 (12.86%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (7.14%) Life Science
4 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.29%) BBC
5 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.43%) FMCG
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (4.29%) Android
4 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (24.29%) Scrum
4 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
5 15 (21.43%) DevOps
5 15 (21.43%) ITIL
5 15 (21.43%) ITSM
5 15 (21.43%) Service Management
6 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (18.57%) Product Roadmap
7 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
7 13 (18.57%) Time Management
8 12 (17.14%) Project Management
9 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
9 11 (15.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 10 (14.29%) Business Case
10 10 (14.29%) Conflict Resolution
10 10 (14.29%) Proactive Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 17 (24.29%) Java
3 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.71%) Java 8
5 10 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.14%) Python
8 4 (5.71%) Scala
9 2 (2.86%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.86%) Groovy
9 2 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Degree
2 14 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.71%) Postgraduate
4 3 (4.29%) SAFe Agilist
5 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) PMO
3 1 (1.43%) Accessibility
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
3 1 (1.43%) GRC
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) vSphere
2 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.71%) Shibboleth
4 3 (4.29%) Docker
4 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Ansible
2 4 (5.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 3 (4.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) VMware
3 8 (11.43%) Dell
4 6 (8.57%) Guidewire
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle
5 4 (5.71%) Databricks
6 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.86%) Pardot
7 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.86%) Teradata