Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 67 126
Rank change year-on-year -57 +59 +9
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 17 81 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.89% 3.71% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 4.13% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 54 18
Wales median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £36,433
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +9.79% +8.75%
10th Percentile £22,463 £36,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,349 £59,956
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%

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 1,781 1,960 2,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 92.86% 89.66% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,460 1,621 1,890
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -42 16 £38,000 -5.00% 1
North Wales -3 1 £20,500 -54.44%
Statistics
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 8 (47.06%) Python
1 8 (47.06%) Data Science
2 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
3 5 (29.41%) Big Data
3 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) User Experience
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (23.53%) Quantitative Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) R
5 3 (17.65%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (17.65%) Physics
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (17.65%) SaaS
5 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
5 3 (17.65%) Data Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (17.65%) Business Forecasting
5 3 (17.65%) Quantitative Research
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects

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 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) NAS
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Big Data
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
1 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (11.76%) Ingres
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Data Scientist
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Database Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.88%) Kafka
2 1 (5.88%) PySpark
2 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.88%) Fintech
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Data Science
2 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Quantitative Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Actionable Insight
4 3 (17.65%) Business Forecasting
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Data Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
4 3 (17.65%) Physics
4 3 (17.65%) Quantitative Research
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) R
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) Erlang
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Groovy
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Korn
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Actian
2 2 (11.76%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.88%) SAP