Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 126 87
Rank change year-on-year +3 -39 +29
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 17 9 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.84% 0.46% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.50% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 57
Wales median annual salary £42,650 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.73% -21.05% +41.79%
10th Percentile £22,530 £21,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £52,425 £55,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -2.17%

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 1,809 1,813 2,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.25% 92.55% 89.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,466 1,564 2,020
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +4 16 £45,575 +4.53%
North Wales -3 1 £27,500 +41.03% 1
Statistics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 7 (41.18%) Finance
1 7 (41.18%) CMS
1 7 (41.18%) Decision-Making
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) Economics
3 5 (29.41%) JSON
3 5 (29.41%) Strategic Thinking
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) GitHub
4 4 (23.53%) Go
4 4 (23.53%) User Experience
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
4 4 (23.53%) React
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Mac OS
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) HTTPS
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) 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 7 (41.18%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Presto
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) HTML CSS Developer
1 4 (23.53%) HTML Developer
1 4 (23.53%) React Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Development Director
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) MI Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) JSON
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS3
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) React
3 1 (5.88%) Caffe
3 1 (5.88%) TensorFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Torch
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Mac OS
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Decision-Making
2 5 (29.41%) Economics
2 5 (29.41%) Strategic Thinking
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) WFM
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Data Science
5 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Go
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Erlang
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) R
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft