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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 70 78 101
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 4076 3566 3175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.57% 3.33% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 4.08% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2786 2470
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%

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
93611 87345 89294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.03% 81.54% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75601 71738 75250
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 2014 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 23 October 2014. 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 +10 3883 £50,000 - 514
London +5 2392 £55,000 - 267
City of London +6 592 £55,000 - 83
South East +12 523 £45,500 +1.11% 88
North West +17 281 £42,500 -5.55% 48
East of England +40 212 £45,000 +20.00% 26
Manchester +7 175 £37,750 -16.11% 34
Yorkshire -15 158 £38,500 +6.20% 24
South West +20 132 £33,750 -3.57% 20
Berkshire -4 126 £55,000 +10.00% 28
West Yorkshire -25 99 £45,000 +24.13% 15
Scotland -46 93 £45,000 -3.22% 16
Surrey -38 86 £45,000 - 12
Cambridgeshire +24 79 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Hertfordshire +27 77 £45,000 +38.46% 13
Leeds -29 77 £52,500 +31.25% 13
West Midlands -57 76 £40,000 -20.00% 18
Buckinghamshire +48 71 £42,000 +68.00% 9
Oxfordshire +38 68 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Cheshire +18 68 £47,500 - 3
Cambridge +13 64 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Hampshire +17 63 £45,000 - 9
Edinburgh -27 61 £45,000 -3.22% 9
East Midlands +20 60 £40,000 +8.10% 17
Milton Keynes +23 49 £41,500 +80.43% 8
Oxford +32 42 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Bristol +13 38 £32,500 +30.00% 5
West Sussex +26 37 £58,750 +60.95% 2
East Sussex -19 37 £39,000 +9.85% 4
Brighton -19 35 £39,000 +9.85% 3

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 2500 (29.77%) Marketing
2 2317 (27.59%) SQL
3 2230 (26.55%) Finance
4 2098 (24.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1948 (23.19%) Degree
6 1844 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
7 1569 (18.68%) Google
8 1372 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
9 1362 (16.22%) Google Analytics
10 1295 (15.42%) HTML
11 1202 (14.31%) Big Data
12 1172 (13.95%) Java
13 1106 (13.17%) JavaScript
14 1076 (12.81%) E-Commerce
15 1043 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
16 998 (11.88%) SAS
17 997 (11.87%) Oracle
18 944 (11.24%) CSS
18 944 (11.24%) Web Analytics
19 933 (11.11%) SEO
20 911 (10.85%) SQL Server
21 850 (10.12%) Retail
22 833 (9.92%) User Experience
23 826 (9.83%) Microsoft
24 821 (9.77%) Digital Marketing
25 819 (9.75%) Social Media
26 794 (9.45%) Project Management
27 762 (9.07%) ETL
28 757 (9.01%) Data Analysis
29 753 (8.97%) Computer Science

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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
1 998 (11.88%) SAS
2 389 (4.63%) CMS
3 186 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 140 (1.67%) WordPress
5 123 (1.46%) Apache
6 120 (1.43%) Apache Pig
7 111 (1.32%) Node.js
8 103 (1.23%) Tomcat
9 95 (1.13%) IIS
10 68 (0.81%) Drupal
11 51 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
12 42 (0.50%) JBoss
13 41 (0.49%) nginx
14 35 (0.42%) Apache Spark
15 33 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
16 30 (0.36%) Confluence
17 29 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
17 29 (0.35%) WebSphere
18 26 (0.31%) Joomla!
18 26 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 740 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 441 (5.25%) SPSS
3 265 (3.16%) MS Office
4 223 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 215 (2.56%) Photoshop
6 73 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
7 60 (0.71%) MS Visio
8 54 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
9 52 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 34 (0.40%) CPLEX
10 34 (0.40%) Stata
11 32 (0.38%) PowerPivot
11 32 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
12 30 (0.36%) FastStats
12 30 (0.36%) MS Project
13 28 (0.33%) S-PLUS
14 27 (0.32%) Fireworks
15 11 (0.13%) InDesign
15 11 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
16 4 (0.048%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1362 (16.22%) Google Analytics
2 202 (2.41%) WebTrends
3 131 (1.56%) SiteCatalyst
4 106 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
5 72 (0.86%) Magento
6 46 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
7 42 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
8 38 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
9 37 (0.44%) SAP BPC
10 34 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
11 33 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
11 33 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
12 30 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
13 29 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
14 28 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
14 28 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
14 28 (0.33%) Oracle FAH
14 28 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 27 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 26 (0.31%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 213 (2.54%) SaaS
2 132 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 57 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 44 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
6 39 (0.46%) GitHub
6 39 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (0.37%) PaaS
8 29 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 20 (0.24%) MailChimp
10 17 (0.20%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 17 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
10 17 (0.20%) Office 365
11 14 (0.17%) Force.com
11 14 (0.17%) IaaS
12 13 (0.15%) Google App Engine
13 12 (0.14%) Heroku
13 12 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 12 (0.14%) ElastiCache
14 8 (0.095%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 282 (3.36%) Internet
2 116 (1.38%) HTTP
3 93 (1.11%) WAN
4 78 (0.93%) Intranet
5 72 (0.86%) LAN
6 63 (0.75%) TCP/IP
7 55 (0.65%) Firewall
8 41 (0.49%) DNS
9 39 (0.46%) Wireshark
10 37 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
10 37 (0.44%) tcpdump
11 29 (0.35%) SAN
12 25 (0.30%) Broadband
13 23 (0.27%) FTP
13 23 (0.27%) Extranet
13 23 (0.27%) Network Security
14 21 (0.25%) Wireless
15 20 (0.24%) Ethernet
16 18 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1202 (14.31%) Big Data
2 1043 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
3 911 (10.85%) SQL Server
4 600 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 485 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 432 (5.14%) QlikView
7 431 (5.13%) Data Mining
8 346 (4.12%) MySQL
8 346 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 346 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 344 (4.10%) NoSQL
10 261 (3.11%) MongoDB
11 258 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 236 (2.81%) Oracle BI EE
13 222 (2.64%) Apache Hive
14 201 (2.39%) RDBMS
15 188 (2.24%) Oracle Database
16 182 (2.17%) OLAP
17 154 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 154 (1.83%) HBase
Development Applications
1 219 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 131 (1.56%) JIRA
3 103 (1.23%) Subversion
4 86 (1.02%) Axure RP
5 80 (0.95%) Jenkins
6 66 (0.79%) Visual Studio
7 55 (0.65%) Maven
8 53 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
9 48 (0.57%) Eclipse
10 45 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (0.48%) Cucumber
12 35 (0.42%) Mercurial
12 35 (0.42%) Selenium
13 32 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
14 31 (0.37%) Ant
15 30 (0.36%) Hudson
16 26 (0.31%) Bitbucket
16 26 (0.31%) JUnit
17 24 (0.29%) Toad
18 23 (0.27%) RSpec
General
1 2500 (29.77%) Marketing
2 2230 (26.55%) Finance
3 850 (10.12%) Retail
4 580 (6.91%) Advertising
5 544 (6.48%) Banking
6 263 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 243 (2.89%) Front Office
8 201 (2.39%) Games
9 199 (2.37%) Publishing
10 159 (1.89%) Investment Banking
11 145 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 125 (1.49%) Law
13 124 (1.48%) Legal
14 112 (1.33%) Manufacturing
15 102 (1.21%) Financial Institution
16 88 (1.05%) Billing
17 76 (0.90%) Multimedia
17 76 (0.90%) French Language
18 59 (0.70%) German Language
19 50 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1837 (21.87%) Analyst
2 1791 (21.32%) Developer
3 800 (9.52%) Consultant
4 512 (6.10%) Architect
5 417 (4.96%) Data Analyst
6 405 (4.82%) Business Analyst
7 269 (3.20%) Senior Analyst
8 260 (3.10%) Data Scientist
9 254 (3.02%) Java Developer
10 247 (2.94%) Senior Developer
11 220 (2.62%) Web Analyst
12 211 (2.51%) Designer
13 185 (2.20%) Web Developer
14 176 (2.10%) Project Manager
15 173 (2.06%) Senior Manager
16 164 (1.95%) C++ Developer
17 158 (1.88%) PPC Specialist
17 158 (1.88%) PPC Manager
17 158 (1.88%) PPC Analyst
17 158 (1.88%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1295 (15.42%) HTML
2 944 (11.24%) CSS
3 630 (7.50%) .NET
4 485 (5.77%) jQuery
5 452 (5.38%) HTML5
6 347 (4.13%) XML
7 342 (4.07%) Web Services
8 286 (3.41%) CSS3
9 243 (2.89%) ASP.NET
10 194 (2.31%) JSON
11 145 (1.73%) REST
12 141 (1.68%) Ajax
13 135 (1.61%) RESTful
14 133 (1.58%) J2EE
15 131 (1.56%) AngularJS
16 125 (1.49%) Spring
17 117 (1.39%) XHTML
18 105 (1.25%) Backbone.js
19 90 (1.07%) .NET Framework
20 83 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2098 (24.98%) Analytical Skills
2 833 (9.92%) User Experience
3 819 (9.75%) Social Media
4 753 (8.97%) Computer Science
5 740 (8.81%) Mathematics
6 625 (7.44%) Visualisation
7 571 (6.80%) Statistics
8 389 (4.63%) Algorithms
9 268 (3.19%) Data Integration
10 258 (3.07%) Management Information System
11 238 (2.83%) Economics
12 220 (2.62%) Mobile App
13 205 (2.44%) Open Source
14 184 (2.19%) Digital Media
15 170 (2.02%) Derivative
16 165 (1.96%) Physics
16 165 (1.96%) Credit Risk
17 150 (1.79%) Blog
18 137 (1.63%) Data Structures
18 137 (1.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 653 (7.77%) Linux
2 427 (5.08%) UNIX
3 353 (4.20%) Windows
4 189 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 180 (2.14%) Android
6 49 (0.58%) Solaris
7 48 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 45 (0.54%) CentOS
9 36 (0.43%) Debian
10 32 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 18 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.14%) Windows 7
17 9 (0.11%) Fedora
17 9 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.083%) AIX
19 6 (0.071%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1844 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
2 1372 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
3 1076 (12.81%) E-Commerce
4 944 (11.24%) Web Analytics
5 933 (11.11%) SEO
6 821 (9.77%) Digital Marketing
7 794 (9.45%) Project Management
8 762 (9.07%) ETL
9 757 (9.01%) Data Analysis
10 680 (8.10%) Data Management
11 679 (8.08%) CRM
12 615 (7.32%) Data Modelling
13 594 (7.07%) Data Analytics
14 537 (6.39%) Pay per click
15 398 (4.74%) OO
16 387 (4.61%) Scrum
17 373 (4.44%) Online Marketing
18 358 (4.26%) Software Engineering
19 345 (4.11%) Content Management
20 335 (3.99%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2317 (27.59%) SQL
2 1172 (13.95%) Java
3 1106 (13.17%) JavaScript
4 643 (7.66%) Python
5 598 (7.12%) C#
6 542 (6.45%) R
7 507 (6.04%) C++
8 345 (4.11%) PHP
9 271 (3.23%) VBA
10 242 (2.88%) MATLAB
11 241 (2.87%) T-SQL
12 212 (2.52%) C
13 164 (1.95%) Ruby
14 140 (1.67%) Perl
15 111 (1.32%) PL/SQL
16 107 (1.27%) Scala
17 102 (1.21%) Shell Script
18 81 (0.96%) VB
19 76 (0.90%) Bash Shell
20 61 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1948 (23.19%) Degree
2 193 (2.30%) PhD
3 98 (1.17%) Security Cleared
4 72 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 64 (0.76%) MBA
6 48 (0.57%) GCIA
7 47 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 47 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (0.50%) ISEB
9 34 (0.40%) PMI Certification
10 31 (0.37%) GCIH
11 26 (0.31%) ACCA
12 22 (0.26%) CISSP
12 22 (0.26%) CFA
13 20 (0.24%) PMP
13 20 (0.24%) MCSE
14 18 (0.21%) CISA
15 17 (0.20%) Postgraduate
16 14 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 366 (4.36%) QA
2 129 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 65 (0.77%) SLA
4 39 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 28 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.23%) WCAG
6 19 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.19%) Solvency II
8 14 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (0.14%) Basel II
10 10 (0.12%) Basel III
11 7 (0.083%) COBIT
12 6 (0.071%) CRD IV
13 5 (0.060%) EMIR
13 5 (0.060%) MiFID
13 5 (0.060%) WAI
13 5 (0.060%) GCP
14 4 (0.048%) ISO 14001
14 4 (0.048%) COSO
14 4 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 68 (0.81%) HDFS
2 66 (0.79%) Apache Flume
3 44 (0.52%) Active Directory
4 41 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 39 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (0.19%) VirtualBox
7 13 (0.15%) Docker
7 13 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (0.13%) Snort
9 4 (0.048%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 3 (0.036%) ACF2
10 3 (0.036%) KVM
10 3 (0.036%) Firmware
10 3 (0.036%) RACF
10 3 (0.036%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.024%) NFS
11 2 (0.024%) XenApp
11 2 (0.024%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.024%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (0.98%) Puppet
2 54 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (0.62%) Oozie
4 41 (0.49%) Ambari
5 39 (0.46%) Vagrant
6 34 (0.40%) Ansible
7 14 (0.17%) Capistrano
8 12 (0.14%) Salt
9 11 (0.13%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.11%) Nagios
10 9 (0.11%) YUM
11 7 (0.083%) SCCM
11 7 (0.083%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.071%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 5 (0.060%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 4 (0.048%) Unicenter
14 4 (0.048%) Munin
14 4 (0.048%) Zenoss
15 3 (0.036%) ServiceCenter
15 3 (0.036%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1569 (18.68%) Google
2 997 (11.87%) Oracle
3 826 (9.83%) Microsoft
4 421 (5.01%) Tableau
5 409 (4.87%) Business Objects
6 364 (4.33%) Adobe
7 347 (4.13%) SAP
8 271 (3.23%) Cognos
9 265 (3.16%) Facebook
10 239 (2.85%) Informatica
11 225 (2.68%) IBM
12 223 (2.66%) Omniture
13 219 (2.61%) Twitter
14 184 (2.19%) Teradata
15 179 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
16 130 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
17 127 (1.51%) Coremetrics
18 108 (1.29%) Sybase
19 97 (1.15%) Hyperion
20 93 (1.11%) Bloomberg
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 48k per year
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
ADP
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + Relocation Package Available
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + comm
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 7 hours ago