Period
to 6 July 2020

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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
UK > Wales
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 82 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 -40 +45
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 22 37 112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.73% 2.09% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.30% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 40
Median annual salary £39,750 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.33% +2.27% +37.50%
10th Percentile £26,775 £30,813 £26,250
90th Percentile £99,500 £68,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £56,100 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.86% +2.00% -

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 1,124 1,611 1,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.50% 91.02% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1,382 1,480
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,275 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 6 July 2020.

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 6 July 2020. 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 +6 11 £39,750 -29.33% 6
Mid Wales +1 6 - -
North Wales - 5 - - 1
Decision-Making
UK

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
5 8 (36.36%) Azure
5 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (31.82%) User Experience
6 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) Retail
7 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
7 6 (27.27%) SLA
7 6 (27.27%) Service Management
7 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
7 6 (27.27%) ITSM
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
7 6 (27.27%) Runbook
7 6 (27.27%) Proactive Management
7 6 (27.27%) Product Roadmap
7 6 (27.27%) Proactive Maintenance
8 5 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (22.73%) Cloud Native
8 5 (22.73%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing

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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Azure
2 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (22.73%) IaaS
2 5 (22.73%) PaaS
2 5 (22.73%) SaaS
3 2 (9.09%) AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DHCP
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) Network Security
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 2 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) JMeter
3 1 (4.55%) Postman
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Cloud Specialist
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Leader
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Chief Technology Officer
4 2 (9.09%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) SAML
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Cloud Native
2 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (22.73%) Public Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) CentOS
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) SUSE
2 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) ITSM
4 6 (27.27%) Proactive Maintenance
4 6 (27.27%) Proactive Management
4 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 6 (27.27%) Product Roadmap
4 6 (27.27%) Runbook
4 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 6 (27.27%) Service Management
4 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) High Availability
5 5 (22.73%) Identity Management
5 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) R
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Docker
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Kubernetes
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Tableau
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com