Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 59 104
Rank change year-on-year -70 +45 -14
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 11 114 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.54% 4.27% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 4.80% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 92 29
Wales median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £34,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% +29.96% +16.39%
10th Percentile £23,650 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £51,637 £55,339 £59,937
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%

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 1842 2373 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.07% 88.98% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 2028 1997
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,200 £55,250 £54,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 17 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -55 8 £32,000 -17.66%
Mid Wales 0 2 - -
North Wales -3 1 £19,500 -54.12%
Statistics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Physics
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) R
1 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Data Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (27.27%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (27.27%) Quantitative Research
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 3 (27.27%) Quantitative Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) SLA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) PBX
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mitel
3 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing

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 (18.18%) Skype for Business
1 2 (18.18%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) PBX
1 2 (18.18%) Skype
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) GitLab
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Billing
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Data Scientist
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Data Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Officer
3 1 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS3
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Mustache
2 1 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (9.09%) Smarty
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
1 4 (36.36%) Physics
2 3 (27.27%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (27.27%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 3 (27.27%) Quantitative Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Quantitative Research
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) R
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Mitel
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Cadence