The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 61 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 4953 4413 4510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.79% 3.98% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 4.63% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3937 3396 3403
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90663 95317 101326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.63% 85.90% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75387 77025 81512
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analytics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Analytics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics within the UK.

Analytics Salary Trend in the UK

Analytics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 within the UK.

Analytics Salary Histogram in the UK

Analytics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 4673 £55,000 +4.76% 680
London +9 2921 £60,000 +4.34% 395
South East +31 609 £50,000 +11.11% 72
City of London -2 405 £57,500 +4.54% 91
North West +54 221 £45,000 +20.00% 64
East of England +12 208 £47,500 +5.55% 30
Yorkshire +11 198 £40,000 +14.28% 31
South West +59 184 £47,500 +39.70% 32
Berkshire +10 183 £52,500 +5.00% 20
West Midlands -17 166 £42,500 +6.25% 33
West Yorkshire +28 164 £40,000 - 22
Manchester +49 146 £45,000 +12.50% 39
Leeds +13 145 £49,000 +40.00% 19
East Midlands +29 118 £40,000 - 9
Surrey -6 111 £49,500 +10.00% 14
Reading +35 97 £50,600 +1.20% 4
Scotland -1 97 £57,500 +15.00% 26
Buckinghamshire +59 89 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Cambridgeshire +29 75 £40,000 -15.78% 12
Oxfordshire +15 72 £65,000 +67.74% 8
Hampshire +14 71 £44,000 -2.22% 12
Hertfordshire +3 63 £50,000 +14.94% 8
Northamptonshire +49 61 £35,000 -28.20% 1
Wales +36 61 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Gloucestershire +23 60 £50,000 +11.11% 10
South Wales +39 59 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Milton Keynes +53 55 £34,500 -25.80% 4
Edinburgh +10 53 £57,500 +21.05% 14
Warwickshire +8 50 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Bristol +32 49 £42,500 +41.66% 10

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 2912 (29.78%) SQL
2 2721 (27.82%) Finance
3 2698 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
4 2278 (23.29%) Data Analytics
5 2274 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2246 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
7 2195 (22.44%) Big Data
8 2042 (20.88%) Degree
9 1889 (19.31%) Marketing
10 1518 (15.52%) Java
11 1427 (14.59%) SQL Server
12 1405 (14.37%) Python
13 1378 (14.09%) JavaScript
14 1299 (13.28%) HTML
14 1299 (13.28%) Hadoop
15 1274 (13.03%) Data Warehouse
16 1253 (12.81%) Oracle
17 1236 (12.64%) Microsoft
18 1136 (11.62%) Visualisation
19 1128 (11.53%) Google
20 1109 (11.34%) ETL
21 1105 (11.30%) Computer Science
22 1057 (10.81%) CSS
23 959 (9.81%) SAS
24 948 (9.69%) Google Analytics
25 942 (9.63%) Retail
26 907 (9.27%) R
27 857 (8.76%) C#
28 856 (8.75%) Tableau
29 851 (8.70%) E-Commerce

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 959 (9.81%) SAS
2 604 (6.18%) Apache Spark
3 358 (3.66%) CMS
4 230 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 205 (2.10%) Node.js
6 198 (2.02%) Apache Pig
7 184 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
8 144 (1.47%) Apache
9 118 (1.21%) Tomcat
10 106 (1.08%) WordPress
11 96 (0.98%) IIS
12 76 (0.78%) JBoss
13 60 (0.61%) Apache Solr
14 56 (0.57%) WebSphere
15 55 (0.56%) Confluence
16 40 (0.41%) WebLogic
17 35 (0.36%) GlassFish
18 32 (0.33%) Drupal
19 30 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
19 30 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 839 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 372 (3.80%) SPSS
3 245 (2.51%) MS Office
4 222 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 211 (2.16%) Photoshop
6 127 (1.30%) MS Visio
7 95 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
8 58 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 47 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
10 37 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
11 25 (0.26%) Fireworks
12 24 (0.25%) MS Project
13 22 (0.22%) S-PLUS
14 19 (0.19%) Stata
15 14 (0.14%) InDesign
15 14 (0.14%) Mathematica
16 12 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
17 11 (0.11%) GNU Octave
18 9 (0.092%) Weka
19 8 (0.082%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 102 (1.04%) WebTrends
2 65 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 60 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 58 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 58 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
5 48 (0.49%) Magento
6 40 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
7 31 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
8 30 (0.31%) Siebel Analytics
9 26 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 26 (0.27%) SAP FI
10 24 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
10 24 (0.25%) Unica
11 22 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
12 21 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
12 21 (0.21%) Relativity
13 20 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
13 20 (0.20%) SAP BPC
14 18 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
14 18 (0.18%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 948 (9.69%) Google Analytics
2 408 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 278 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 242 (2.47%) SaaS
5 152 (1.55%) Adobe Analytics
6 131 (1.34%) AdWords
7 111 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
8 91 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
9 81 (0.83%) GitHub
10 73 (0.75%) Google Tag Manager
11 71 (0.73%) Amazon S3
12 58 (0.59%) Office 365
13 50 (0.51%) PaaS
14 42 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
15 34 (0.35%) Heroku
16 32 (0.33%) IaaS
17 30 (0.31%) Force.com
18 27 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
18 27 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
19 14 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 242 (2.47%) Internet
2 152 (1.55%) Firewall
3 111 (1.13%) HTTP
4 93 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 78 (0.80%) Network Security
6 63 (0.64%) DNS
7 53 (0.54%) Intranet
7 53 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 51 (0.52%) Wireless
9 49 (0.50%) SSL
10 46 (0.47%) VPN
11 41 (0.42%) VoIP
12 34 (0.35%) WAN
13 33 (0.34%) LAN
13 33 (0.34%) Unified Communications
14 28 (0.29%) Broadband
14 28 (0.29%) SAN
15 27 (0.28%) WebEx
16 25 (0.26%) FTP
17 24 (0.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2195 (22.44%) Big Data
2 1427 (14.59%) SQL Server
3 1299 (13.28%) Hadoop
4 1274 (13.03%) Data Warehouse
5 663 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 629 (6.43%) NoSQL
7 626 (6.40%) Data Mining
8 599 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 559 (5.72%) QlikView
10 474 (4.85%) BusinessObjects
11 468 (4.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 417 (4.26%) MongoDB
13 378 (3.87%) Relational Database
14 367 (3.75%) MySQL
15 344 (3.52%) Apache Hive
16 286 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
17 223 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
18 206 (2.11%) Power BI
19 201 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
20 175 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 385 (3.94%) Git (software)
2 209 (2.14%) Jenkins
3 182 (1.86%) JIRA
4 167 (1.71%) Subversion
5 142 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 126 (1.29%) Visual Studio
7 119 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 96 (0.98%) Grunt
9 85 (0.87%) Axure RP
10 80 (0.82%) JUnit
11 78 (0.80%) ERwin
12 71 (0.73%) TeamCity
13 65 (0.66%) Maven
14 60 (0.61%) Selenium
15 54 (0.55%) Hudson
15 54 (0.55%) Vagrant
16 51 (0.52%) Eclipse
17 46 (0.47%) gulp
18 43 (0.44%) Appium
19 42 (0.43%) Jasmine
General
1 2721 (27.82%) Finance
2 1889 (19.31%) Marketing
3 942 (9.63%) Retail
4 680 (6.95%) Banking
5 411 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 279 (2.85%) Advertising
7 224 (2.29%) Games
8 206 (2.11%) Legal
9 201 (2.06%) Manufacturing
10 172 (1.76%) Front Office
11 161 (1.65%) Law
12 156 (1.60%) Investment Banking
13 147 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 146 (1.49%) Publishing
15 123 (1.26%) Financial Institution
16 82 (0.84%) Electronics
17 78 (0.80%) Back Office
18 68 (0.70%) Billing
19 52 (0.53%) Automotive
20 48 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2282 (23.33%) Developer
2 1703 (17.41%) Analyst
3 891 (9.11%) Consultant
4 854 (8.73%) Architect
5 567 (5.80%) Data Scientist
6 466 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 452 (4.62%) Senior Developer
8 341 (3.49%) Data Architect
9 324 (3.31%) Java Developer
10 322 (3.29%) Business Analyst
11 283 (2.89%) Project Manager
12 267 (2.73%) Analytics Manager
13 263 (2.69%) SQL Developer
14 259 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
15 250 (2.56%) Senior Manager
16 249 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
17 246 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 239 (2.44%) SQL Analyst
19 237 (2.42%) C# Developer
20 225 (2.30%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1299 (13.28%) HTML
2 1057 (10.81%) CSS
3 752 (7.69%) .NET
4 582 (5.95%) HTML5
5 535 (5.47%) Web Services
6 488 (4.99%) jQuery
7 485 (4.96%) XML
8 360 (3.68%) AngularJS
9 309 (3.16%) CSS3
10 285 (2.91%) JSON
11 260 (2.66%) REST
12 256 (2.62%) ASP.NET
13 228 (2.33%) Spring
14 221 (2.26%) RESTful
15 207 (2.12%) D3.js
16 187 (1.91%) Middleware
17 180 (1.84%) Ajax
18 176 (1.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 167 (1.71%) SOAP
20 148 (1.51%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2246 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
2 1136 (11.62%) Visualisation
3 1105 (11.30%) Computer Science
4 844 (8.63%) Mathematics
5 728 (7.44%) User Experience
6 652 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 614 (6.28%) Statistics
8 511 (5.22%) Algorithms
9 426 (4.36%) Social Media
10 413 (4.22%) Mobile App
11 292 (2.99%) Data Integration
12 189 (1.93%) Physics
13 178 (1.82%) Data Structures
14 169 (1.73%) Derivative
15 168 (1.72%) Economics
16 157 (1.61%) Fintech
17 151 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 136 (1.39%) Fixed Income
19 129 (1.32%) Credit Risk
20 126 (1.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 720 (7.36%) Linux
2 478 (4.89%) Windows
3 454 (4.64%) Unix
4 260 (2.66%) Android
5 252 (2.58%) Apple iOS
6 104 (1.06%) Windows Server
7 47 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 31 (0.32%) CentOS
11 22 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 22 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 22 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 19 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (0.13%) Solaris
15 11 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
17 7 (0.072%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.061%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2698 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
2 2278 (23.29%) Data Analytics
3 2274 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1109 (11.34%) ETL
5 851 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 839 (8.58%) Data Management
7 815 (8.33%) Project Management
8 795 (8.13%) Data Modelling
9 755 (7.72%) Machine Learning
10 699 (7.15%) Data Analysis
11 674 (6.89%) Software Engineering
12 630 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 582 (5.95%) CRM
14 568 (5.81%) Data Visualisation
15 565 (5.78%) SEO
16 555 (5.67%) Web Analytics
17 511 (5.22%) Scrum
18 510 (5.21%) Open Source
18 510 (5.21%) Web Development
19 464 (4.74%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2912 (29.78%) SQL
2 1518 (15.52%) Java
3 1405 (14.37%) Python
4 1378 (14.09%) JavaScript
5 907 (9.27%) R
6 857 (8.76%) C#
7 729 (7.45%) C++
8 411 (4.20%) Scala
9 340 (3.48%) T-SQL
10 326 (3.33%) VBA
11 325 (3.32%) PHP
12 321 (3.28%) C
13 260 (2.66%) Perl
14 238 (2.43%) MATLAB
15 210 (2.15%) Ruby
16 132 (1.35%) PL/SQL
17 113 (1.16%) VB
18 104 (1.06%) Bash Shell
19 97 (0.99%) Clojure
20 92 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2042 (20.88%) Degree
2 359 (3.67%) PhD
3 339 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 148 (1.51%) SC Cleared
5 107 (1.09%) CISSP
6 96 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 85 (0.87%) CITP
8 80 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 70 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 62 (0.63%) PMP
11 56 (0.57%) ISEB
12 55 (0.56%) MBA
12 55 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 53 (0.54%) CISM
14 38 (0.39%) CISA
15 32 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
15 32 (0.33%) GIAC
16 29 (0.30%) ISTQB
17 28 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
18 27 (0.28%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 428 (4.38%) Data Quality
2 386 (3.95%) QA
3 80 (0.82%) SLA
4 79 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 54 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 44 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 43 (0.44%) EMIR
8 40 (0.41%) MiFID
9 38 (0.39%) Solvency II
10 34 (0.35%) COBIT
11 33 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
12 23 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 22 (0.22%) TickIT
14 16 (0.16%) FATCA
15 14 (0.14%) HL7
15 14 (0.14%) PMBOK
16 13 (0.13%) WCAG
17 12 (0.12%) CRD IV
18 11 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 9 (0.092%) Basel II
System Software
1 128 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 125 (1.28%) HDFS
3 114 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 113 (1.16%) Docker
5 50 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 46 (0.47%) Apache Flume
7 36 (0.37%) VirtualBox
8 29 (0.30%) Hyper-V
9 28 (0.29%) vCloud
10 15 (0.15%) Xen
11 13 (0.13%) XenApp
12 11 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (0.10%) KVM
14 8 (0.082%) vSphere
14 8 (0.082%) XenServer
15 7 (0.072%) Cygwin
15 7 (0.072%) GPFS
16 6 (0.061%) Snort
17 5 (0.051%) oVirt
17 5 (0.051%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 115 (1.18%) Puppet
2 71 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (0.57%) Ansible
4 46 (0.47%) Nagios
5 33 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 29 (0.30%) Control-M
7 24 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
7 24 (0.25%) Oozie
8 19 (0.19%) SCOM
9 18 (0.18%) Ambari
10 17 (0.17%) Kibana
10 17 (0.17%) QRadar
10 17 (0.17%) RSA Security Analytics
11 15 (0.15%) Mesos
11 15 (0.15%) Nessus
12 13 (0.13%) logstash
12 13 (0.13%) RSA Archer
13 12 (0.12%) DatAdvantage
13 12 (0.12%) TeamSite
14 11 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1253 (12.81%) Oracle
2 1236 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 1128 (11.53%) Google
4 856 (8.75%) Tableau
5 510 (5.21%) SAP
6 394 (4.03%) Adobe
7 334 (3.42%) Informatica
8 307 (3.14%) IBM
9 286 (2.92%) Cognos
10 198 (2.02%) Cloudera
11 192 (1.96%) Teradata
12 152 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
13 142 (1.45%) Talend
14 139 (1.42%) VMware
15 132 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
16 131 (1.34%) Facebook
17 130 (1.33%) Omniture
18 119 (1.22%) Hortonworks
19 117 (1.20%) Netezza
20 116 (1.19%) Twitter
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + share options
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive basic with OTE £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Xcede
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £90000.00 - £115000.00 per annum + bonus, OTE and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
PCR
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £85000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £ Market Rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
The Collinson Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 65k per year + Car allow, medical, pension, 36 hols
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 16 hours ago