Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
UK > Wales
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 67 113
Rank change year-on-year -27 +46 -21
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 7 50 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.56% 2.83% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 3.11% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 48 16
Median annual salary £92,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +84.00% -13.04% +10.23%
UK median annual salary £67,846 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +0.51% - +8.00%

IT Strategy 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 1,102 1,610 1,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.44% 91.01% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1,390 1,456
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,340 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Wales

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Strategy in Wales.

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Wales

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Strategy in Wales over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Wales

IT Strategy
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy within the Wales region over the 6 months to 11 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 -18 7 £92,000 +84.00% 3
IT Strategy
UK

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT jobs citing IT Strategy 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 IT Strategy.

1 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Technology Roadmap
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) BPMN
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) SLA

IT Strategy
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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
1 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Technology Roadmap
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) BPMN
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Roadmap
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft