Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 48 120
Rank change year-on-year -78 +72 -37
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 10 126 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.52% 5.22% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 5.85% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 94 20
Wales median annual salary £32,000 £43,750 £34,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.86% +26.35% +13.52%
10th Percentile £26,700 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,585 £55,349 £59,937
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +11.76%

Statistics 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 1,745 2,153 2,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.13% 89.19% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,445 1,846 1,925
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +1.69%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Statistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Wales

Statistics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Statistics in Wales

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Wales over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Statistics in Wales

Statistics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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 -63 7 £34,750 -13.13% 3
Mid Wales -14 2 - -
North Wales -2 1 £19,500 -55.43% 2
Statistics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) R
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 3 (30.00%) Physics
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Data Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (30.00%) Business Forecasting
3 3 (30.00%) Quantitative Research
4 2 (20.00%) Mitel
4 2 (20.00%) Billing
4 2 (20.00%) PBX
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (20.00%) Skype
5 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (10.00%) Algorithms

Statistics
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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) PBX
1 2 (20.00%) Skype
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) GitLab
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (20.00%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) Mustache
1 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (10.00%) Smarty
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (30.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (30.00%) Data Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Physics
2 3 (30.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Quantitative Research
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Multivariate Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) R
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (10.00%) Cadence
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter