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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 56 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 5033 4161 3516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.62% 3.60% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 4.35% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 2981 2728
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
92751 95703 87661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.16% 82.77% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76646 76390 71838
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015 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 3 September 2015. 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 +16 4783 £50,000 - 680
London +12 2956 £57,500 +4.54% 368
South East +34 673 £45,000 +5.88% 102
City of London +9 629 £55,000 - 83
North West -15 251 £37,500 +7.14% 56
West Midlands +92 214 £42,500 +6.25% 26
Berkshire +49 173 £45,000 -7.69% 24
Hampshire +87 169 £42,500 - 13
East of England +6 169 £45,000 - 24
Yorkshire +18 162 £35,000 - 45
Scotland +46 160 £53,000 +17.77% 24
Manchester -17 147 £37,500 +7.14% 35
Surrey +21 145 £45,000 +5.88% 24
South West +8 143 £47,500 +18.75% 33
East Midlands +78 142 £45,000 - 15
West Yorkshire -7 102 £35,000 -2.77% 28
Hertfordshire +10 90 £43,500 -5.94% 15
Reading +61 80 £45,000 -18.18% 15
Cheshire -1 74 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Leeds -1 70 £32,500 -27.77% 16
Nottinghamshire +36 67 £57,500 +48.38% 5
Edinburgh +9 66 £47,000 +10.58% 12
Glasgow +43 61 £57,000 +4.58% 9
Nottingham +40 61 £75,000 +130.76% 4
Chester -2 48 £29,000 -3.33% 2
Oxfordshire +9 47 £40,000 -20.00% 11
North Yorkshire +38 44 £32,500 +30.00% 10
Staffordshire +37 43 £42,500 +9.67% 3
Harrogate +25 40 £32,500 +71.05% 9
Gloucestershire +21 38 £55,000 +42.85% 7

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3030 (31.16%) SQL
2 2992 (30.77%) Finance
3 2547 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
4 2467 (25.37%) Business Intelligence
5 2375 (24.42%) Marketing
6 2213 (22.76%) Degree
7 2022 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
8 1728 (17.77%) Big Data
9 1422 (14.62%) Google
10 1390 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 1374 (14.13%) Oracle
12 1363 (14.02%) HTML
13 1358 (13.97%) Java
14 1284 (13.20%) JavaScript
15 1279 (13.15%) Microsoft
16 1275 (13.11%) SQL Server
17 1225 (12.60%) SAS
18 1218 (12.53%) Google Analytics
19 1077 (11.08%) ETL
20 1073 (11.03%) Python
21 1039 (10.68%) Data Analytics
22 1015 (10.44%) Computer Science
23 1007 (10.36%) CSS
24 991 (10.19%) Retail
25 978 (10.06%) Project Management
26 951 (9.78%) Hadoop
27 924 (9.50%) R
28 907 (9.33%) Visualisation
29 904 (9.30%) MS Excel
30 890 (9.15%) Data Analysis

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1225 (12.60%) SAS
2 347 (3.57%) CMS
3 250 (2.57%) Apache Spark
4 205 (2.11%) Apache Pig
5 199 (2.05%) Apache
6 187 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 160 (1.65%) Node.js
8 138 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 129 (1.33%) WordPress
10 110 (1.13%) IIS
11 95 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 66 (0.68%) Apache Solr
13 60 (0.62%) Drupal
14 52 (0.53%) Tomcat
15 43 (0.44%) JBoss
15 43 (0.44%) NetWeaver
16 42 (0.43%) WebLogic
16 42 (0.43%) Umbraco
16 42 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
17 32 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 904 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 622 (6.40%) SPSS
3 328 (3.37%) MS Office
4 263 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 201 (2.07%) Photoshop
6 78 (0.80%) PowerPivot
7 75 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
8 52 (0.53%) MS Visio
9 48 (0.49%) MS Project
9 48 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
10 39 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 37 (0.38%) InDesign
12 23 (0.24%) Mathematica
13 21 (0.22%) GNU Octave
14 19 (0.20%) FastStats
15 17 (0.17%) Stata
16 16 (0.16%) Weka
16 16 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
17 15 (0.15%) CPLEX
18 12 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 115 (1.18%) WebTrends
2 109 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 90 (0.93%) Magento
4 68 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 55 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
6 44 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 44 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
7 37 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
8 36 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
9 29 (0.30%) Unica
10 25 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
11 23 (0.24%) Siebel Analytics
11 23 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
11 23 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
12 21 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
13 19 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
13 19 (0.20%) SAP InfiniteInsight
14 18 (0.19%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 18 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 18 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1218 (12.53%) Google Analytics
2 357 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 258 (2.65%) SaaS
4 199 (2.05%) Adobe Analytics
5 139 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 114 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
7 98 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 87 (0.89%) Amazon EMR
9 64 (0.66%) Amazon S3
10 61 (0.63%) GitHub
11 31 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 30 (0.31%) PaaS
13 29 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
14 26 (0.27%) Office 365
15 20 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
16 18 (0.19%) Taleo
17 17 (0.17%) Route 53
18 14 (0.14%) Heroku
19 13 (0.13%) IaaS
20 8 (0.082%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 248 (2.55%) Internet
2 101 (1.04%) HTTP
3 95 (0.98%) Firewall
4 80 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 68 (0.70%) DNS
6 62 (0.64%) Intranet
7 45 (0.46%) FTP
8 44 (0.45%) Network Security
9 39 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
10 37 (0.38%) WAN
11 34 (0.35%) VPN
12 31 (0.32%) LAN
13 30 (0.31%) SSL
14 27 (0.28%) IPsec
15 26 (0.27%) SAN
16 25 (0.26%) Wireless
17 24 (0.25%) CTI
17 24 (0.25%) SMS
18 20 (0.21%) Broadband
19 18 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1728 (17.77%) Big Data
2 1390 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1275 (13.11%) SQL Server
4 951 (9.78%) Hadoop
5 590 (6.07%) Relational Database
6 565 (5.81%) Data Mining
7 553 (5.69%) QlikView
8 542 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 501 (5.15%) NoSQL
10 479 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 475 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
12 388 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 379 (3.90%) MySQL
14 356 (3.66%) MongoDB
15 312 (3.21%) Apache Hive
16 286 (2.94%) RDBMS
17 270 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
18 233 (2.40%) Oracle Database
19 205 (2.11%) OLAP
20 181 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 279 (2.87%) Git (software)
2 183 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 144 (1.48%) JIRA
4 138 (1.42%) Visual Studio
5 123 (1.26%) Subversion
6 98 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
7 92 (0.95%) Selenium
8 88 (0.90%) TeamCity
8 88 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 81 (0.83%) Maven
10 67 (0.69%) Axure RP
11 56 (0.58%) Jasmine
12 54 (0.56%) JUnit
13 49 (0.50%) ERwin
13 49 (0.50%) NUnit
14 45 (0.46%) Mercurial
15 44 (0.45%) Hudson
16 43 (0.44%) Yeoman
17 41 (0.42%) Toad
18 38 (0.39%) gulp
General
1 2992 (30.77%) Finance
2 2375 (24.42%) Marketing
3 991 (10.19%) Retail
4 813 (8.36%) Banking
5 442 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 349 (3.59%) Advertising
7 302 (3.11%) Front Office
8 226 (2.32%) Investment Banking
9 197 (2.03%) Manufacturing
10 184 (1.89%) Games
11 183 (1.88%) Legal
12 182 (1.87%) Publishing
13 174 (1.79%) Back Office
14 151 (1.55%) Financial Institution
15 108 (1.11%) Law
16 91 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
17 85 (0.87%) Military
18 81 (0.83%) Retail Banking
19 70 (0.72%) Electronics
20 59 (0.61%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2175 (22.37%) Developer
2 1976 (20.32%) Analyst
3 963 (9.90%) Consultant
4 694 (7.14%) Architect
5 541 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 473 (4.86%) Data Scientist
7 431 (4.43%) Business Analyst
8 340 (3.50%) Senior Developer
9 311 (3.20%) Senior Analyst
10 250 (2.57%) Data Architect
11 226 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
12 223 (2.29%) Project Manager
13 221 (2.27%) Senior Manager
13 221 (2.27%) C# Developer
14 208 (2.14%) Java Developer
15 206 (2.12%) Web Developer
16 202 (2.08%) Data Manager
17 193 (1.98%) .NET Developer
18 189 (1.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 186 (1.91%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1363 (14.02%) HTML
2 1007 (10.36%) CSS
3 859 (8.83%) .NET
4 515 (5.30%) HTML5
5 483 (4.97%) jQuery
6 438 (4.50%) Web Services
7 360 (3.70%) XML
8 355 (3.65%) ASP.NET
9 286 (2.94%) CSS3
10 249 (2.56%) AngularJS
11 182 (1.87%) Spring
12 181 (1.86%) REST
13 175 (1.80%) J2EE
14 161 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC
15 157 (1.61%) Ajax
16 137 (1.41%) .NET Framework
17 124 (1.28%) RESTful
18 123 (1.26%) D3.js
19 118 (1.21%) Middleware
20 111 (1.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2547 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 1015 (10.44%) Computer Science
3 907 (9.33%) Visualisation
4 888 (9.13%) Mathematics
5 810 (8.33%) User Experience
6 756 (7.77%) Statistics
7 702 (7.22%) Social Media
8 490 (5.04%) Management Information System
9 489 (5.03%) Algorithms
10 396 (4.07%) Data Integration
11 266 (2.74%) Mobile App
12 234 (2.41%) Derivative
13 189 (1.94%) Physics
14 187 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
15 185 (1.90%) Data Structures
15 185 (1.90%) Economics
16 170 (1.75%) Credit Risk
17 167 (1.72%) Digital Media
18 134 (1.38%) Fixed Income
19 126 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 671 (6.90%) Linux
2 414 (4.26%) UNIX
2 414 (4.26%) Windows
3 185 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 163 (1.68%) Android
5 38 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (0.33%) CentOS
7 31 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 27 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (0.25%) Solaris
11 20 (0.21%) Debian
12 15 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
15 10 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.093%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.082%) MVS
17 8 (0.082%) AIX
18 6 (0.062%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2467 (25.37%) Business Intelligence
2 2022 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
3 1077 (11.08%) ETL
4 1039 (10.68%) Data Analytics
5 978 (10.06%) Project Management
6 890 (9.15%) Data Analysis
7 840 (8.64%) Data Modelling
8 834 (8.58%) SEO
9 826 (8.49%) E-Commerce
10 770 (7.92%) Digital Marketing
11 730 (7.51%) Web Analytics
12 702 (7.22%) Data Management
13 674 (6.93%) CRM
14 663 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 574 (5.90%) Scrum
16 524 (5.39%) OO
17 462 (4.75%) Business Development
18 453 (4.66%) Pay per click
19 442 (4.55%) Software Engineering
20 435 (4.47%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3030 (31.16%) SQL
2 1358 (13.97%) Java
3 1284 (13.20%) JavaScript
4 1073 (11.03%) Python
5 924 (9.50%) R
6 853 (8.77%) C#
7 561 (5.77%) C++
8 407 (4.19%) T-SQL
9 336 (3.46%) PHP
10 327 (3.36%) VBA
11 293 (3.01%) Scala
12 249 (2.56%) Perl
13 245 (2.52%) MATLAB
14 222 (2.28%) C
15 205 (2.11%) PL/SQL
16 204 (2.10%) Ruby
17 150 (1.54%) Bash Shell
18 129 (1.33%) Shell Script
19 91 (0.94%) VB
20 85 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2213 (22.76%) Degree
2 216 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 190 (1.95%) PhD
4 117 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 98 (1.01%) SC Cleared
6 97 (1.00%) CISSP
7 86 (0.88%) PMP
8 74 (0.76%) DV Cleared
9 70 (0.72%) ISEB
10 61 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 42 (0.43%) MBA
12 41 (0.42%) CISM
13 39 (0.40%) CITP
14 36 (0.37%) ISTQB
15 35 (0.36%) GCIH
16 34 (0.35%) CEH
17 33 (0.34%) GCIA
17 33 (0.34%) Postgraduate
18 30 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
19 26 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 417 (4.29%) QA
2 224 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 91 (0.94%) SLA
4 67 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 58 (0.60%) CRD IV
6 41 (0.42%) Solvency II
7 40 (0.41%) PCI DSS
8 37 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 36 (0.37%) MiFID
10 35 (0.36%) EMIR
11 26 (0.27%) ISO 9001
12 24 (0.25%) COBIT
13 22 (0.23%) HL7
13 22 (0.23%) WCAG
14 13 (0.13%) Basel II
15 6 (0.062%) Basel III
16 5 (0.051%) PMBOK
16 5 (0.051%) PAS 55
16 5 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
16 5 (0.051%) COREP
System Software
1 96 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 54 (0.56%) Apache Flume
4 52 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 46 (0.47%) VirtualBox
6 44 (0.45%) HDFS
7 26 (0.27%) Docker
8 25 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (0.15%) GPFS
10 10 (0.10%) vSphere
11 8 (0.082%) Oracle Clusterware
12 7 (0.072%) LXC
13 5 (0.051%) Snort
13 5 (0.051%) Firmware
13 5 (0.051%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.041%) Xen
14 4 (0.041%) Xsan
14 4 (0.041%) XenApp
15 2 (0.021%) XenServer
15 2 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 94 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 92 (0.95%) Puppet
3 79 (0.81%) Vagrant
4 30 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 25 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 22 (0.23%) Pingdom
7 20 (0.21%) Oozie
8 19 (0.20%) Nagios
9 18 (0.19%) Ansible
10 15 (0.15%) MOM
11 14 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 13 (0.13%) TeamSite
12 13 (0.13%) OPNET
13 12 (0.12%) Nessus
13 12 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
13 12 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.10%) Data Guard
14 10 (0.10%) Salt
14 10 (0.10%) Mesos
15 9 (0.093%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1422 (14.62%) Google
2 1374 (14.13%) Oracle
3 1279 (13.15%) Microsoft
4 880 (9.05%) Tableau
5 555 (5.71%) SAP
6 481 (4.95%) IBM
7 411 (4.23%) Adobe
8 352 (3.62%) Informatica
9 342 (3.52%) Cognos
10 327 (3.36%) Teradata
11 209 (2.15%) Omniture
12 204 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
13 178 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
14 157 (1.61%) Netezza
15 156 (1.60%) Facebook
16 126 (1.30%) Ab Initio
17 124 (1.28%) Twitter
18 123 (1.26%) VMware
19 98 (1.01%) Talend
20 95 (0.98%) Cloudera
Manchester, Lancashire
Affilisearch
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Week
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Boston Hale
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus and Benefits, Home based
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35,000 - £45,000 + Benefits + Profi
Posted: 6 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 6 hours ago