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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 70 78 103
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 4052 3501 3177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.55% 3.33% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 4.10% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 2730 2512
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 £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
93666 85404 91608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.22% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74832 70100 77443
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +9 3867 £50,000 - 580
London +3 2440 £55,000 - 336
City of London +11 630 £55,000 -4.34% 124
South East +14 498 £45,000 -5.26% 83
North West +31 323 £37,500 -16.66% 43
Manchester +16 204 £35,000 -24.73% 25
East of England -6 164 £45,000 +12.50% 30
Yorkshire -17 154 £38,750 +17.42% 26
Surrey -11 124 £40,000 -15.78% 15
South West -1 122 £37,500 +13.63% 21
Berkshire -24 106 £52,500 -8.69% 14
West Yorkshire -32 106 £45,000 +37.40% 18
Leeds -24 87 £52,500 +56.71% 11
Scotland -56 84 £47,500 +2.15% 11
Cheshire +38 75 £47,500 +6.74% 11
Hertfordshire +24 71 £46,250 +32.14% 8
West Midlands -61 67 £40,000 -17.94% 20
Hampshire +15 62 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Buckinghamshire +21 59 £41,500 +7.09% 10
East Midlands -12 56 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Cambridgeshire -4 54 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Edinburgh -34 50 £42,500 -10.52% 8
Oxfordshire +24 48 £50,000 +29.87% 13
Chester +28 47 £47,500 +33.80% 5
Cambridge -5 44 £45,000 +12.50% 13
West Sussex +12 38 £45,000 +23.28% 5
Milton Keynes +6 38 £39,000 +20.00% 8
Birmingham -16 36 £40,000 -11.11% 9
East Sussex -6 35 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Wiltshire +8 33 £33,500 -29.84% 6

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2595 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2376 (27.47%) SQL
3 2293 (26.51%) Finance
4 2218 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2054 (23.74%) Degree
6 1924 (22.24%) Business Intelligence
7 1594 (18.43%) Google
8 1422 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
9 1366 (15.79%) Google Analytics
10 1323 (15.29%) HTML
11 1246 (14.40%) Java
12 1229 (14.21%) Big Data
13 1171 (13.54%) E-Commerce
14 1147 (13.26%) JavaScript
15 1060 (12.25%) Data Warehouse
16 1045 (12.08%) Oracle
17 1018 (11.77%) SEO
18 1013 (11.71%) SAS
19 1002 (11.58%) Web Analytics
20 964 (11.14%) CSS
21 927 (10.72%) SQL Server
22 915 (10.58%) Retail
23 862 (9.96%) Digital Marketing
24 843 (9.74%) Microsoft
25 842 (9.73%) Social Media
26 823 (9.51%) User Experience
27 822 (9.50%) Project Management
28 780 (9.02%) ETL
29 778 (8.99%) Data Analysis
30 759 (8.77%) MS Excel

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1013 (11.71%) SAS
2 445 (5.14%) CMS
3 170 (1.97%) SharePoint
4 156 (1.80%) WordPress
5 152 (1.76%) Apache
6 128 (1.48%) Node.js
6 128 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 119 (1.38%) Apache Pig
8 86 (0.99%) IIS
9 75 (0.87%) Drupal
10 58 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
11 41 (0.47%) nginx
12 39 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
13 38 (0.44%) Confluence
14 36 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
15 32 (0.37%) WebSphere
16 29 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
17 28 (0.32%) TeamSite
18 27 (0.31%) NetWeaver
19 25 (0.29%) Joomla!
Applications
1 759 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 448 (5.18%) SPSS
3 267 (3.09%) MS Office
4 253 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 242 (2.80%) Photoshop
6 103 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 71 (0.82%) MS Visio
8 52 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
9 35 (0.40%) Stata
9 35 (0.40%) FastStats
10 31 (0.36%) S-PLUS
10 31 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
11 29 (0.34%) CPLEX
11 29 (0.34%) Fireworks
12 28 (0.32%) MS Project
13 25 (0.29%) PowerPivot
14 19 (0.22%) InDesign
15 8 (0.092%) Adobe Premiere
16 7 (0.081%) Mathematica
17 6 (0.069%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1366 (15.79%) Google Analytics
2 229 (2.65%) WebTrends
3 159 (1.84%) SiteCatalyst
4 106 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
5 90 (1.04%) Magento
6 54 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
7 50 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
8 42 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
9 41 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
10 40 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 39 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
12 37 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
13 35 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
13 35 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 35 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
14 33 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
14 33 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
15 30 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
16 28 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
17 27 (0.31%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 226 (2.61%) SaaS
2 151 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 117 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 55 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 52 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 42 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
7 29 (0.34%) GitHub
8 25 (0.29%) Amazon S3
9 23 (0.27%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 22 (0.25%) MailChimp
11 19 (0.22%) PaaS
12 18 (0.21%) Office 365
12 18 (0.21%) Force.com
13 14 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
14 13 (0.15%) Pure360
15 12 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 12 (0.14%) IaaS
15 12 (0.14%) ElastiCache
16 7 (0.081%) Responsys
17 6 (0.069%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 284 (3.28%) Internet
2 125 (1.44%) HTTP
3 97 (1.12%) WAN
4 81 (0.94%) LAN
5 79 (0.91%) Intranet
6 75 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 55 (0.64%) Firewall
8 36 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 36 (0.42%) DNS
9 30 (0.35%) Wireshark
10 29 (0.34%) SAN
11 28 (0.32%) tcpdump
11 28 (0.32%) Ethernet
12 26 (0.30%) Extranet
12 26 (0.30%) FTP
13 24 (0.28%) Network Security
14 23 (0.27%) Wireless
15 20 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (0.23%) SMS
16 16 (0.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1229 (14.21%) Big Data
2 1060 (12.25%) Data Warehouse
3 927 (10.72%) SQL Server
4 624 (7.21%) Hadoop
5 511 (5.91%) Relational Database
6 491 (5.68%) QlikView
7 432 (4.99%) Data Mining
8 397 (4.59%) MySQL
9 379 (4.38%) NoSQL
10 371 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 361 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 296 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 279 (3.23%) MongoDB
14 255 (2.95%) Oracle BI EE
15 232 (2.68%) Apache Hive
16 206 (2.38%) Oracle Database
16 206 (2.38%) RDBMS
17 179 (2.07%) OLAP
18 162 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
19 161 (1.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 235 (2.72%) Git (software)
2 122 (1.41%) JIRA
3 107 (1.24%) Subversion
4 93 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 87 (1.01%) Axure RP
6 60 (0.69%) Visual Studio
7 57 (0.66%) Selenium
8 54 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
9 45 (0.52%) Maven
9 45 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 39 (0.45%) JUnit
11 38 (0.44%) Eclipse
12 36 (0.42%) Cucumber
13 35 (0.40%) Mercurial
14 33 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
15 30 (0.35%) Toad
15 30 (0.35%) Ant
16 29 (0.34%) Hudson
17 27 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 24 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2595 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2293 (26.51%) Finance
3 915 (10.58%) Retail
4 619 (7.16%) Advertising
5 536 (6.20%) Banking
6 299 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 252 (2.91%) Front Office
8 231 (2.67%) Publishing
9 227 (2.62%) Games
10 166 (1.92%) Investment Banking
11 137 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 136 (1.57%) Law
13 124 (1.43%) Legal
14 114 (1.32%) Manufacturing
15 110 (1.27%) Billing
16 109 (1.26%) Financial Institution
17 76 (0.88%) French Language
18 70 (0.81%) Multimedia
19 68 (0.79%) Electronics
20 65 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1986 (22.96%) Analyst
2 1805 (20.86%) Developer
3 860 (9.94%) Consultant
4 570 (6.59%) Architect
5 439 (5.07%) Business Analyst
6 416 (4.81%) Data Analyst
7 316 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
8 278 (3.21%) Senior Developer
9 267 (3.09%) Data Scientist
10 253 (2.92%) Java Developer
11 242 (2.80%) Web Analyst
12 222 (2.57%) Designer
13 195 (2.25%) Project Manager
14 191 (2.21%) Web Developer
15 185 (2.14%) PPC Manager
15 185 (2.14%) PPC Analyst
15 185 (2.14%) PPC Executive
15 185 (2.14%) PPC Specialist
16 178 (2.06%) Solutions Architect
17 172 (1.99%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1323 (15.29%) HTML
2 964 (11.14%) CSS
3 615 (7.11%) .NET
4 479 (5.54%) jQuery
5 473 (5.47%) HTML5
6 355 (4.10%) Web Services
7 326 (3.77%) XML
8 305 (3.53%) CSS3
9 219 (2.53%) ASP.NET
10 196 (2.27%) REST
11 195 (2.25%) JSON
12 152 (1.76%) J2EE
13 147 (1.70%) Ajax
14 139 (1.61%) RESTful
15 138 (1.60%) XHTML
16 129 (1.49%) Spring
17 121 (1.40%) AngularJS
18 98 (1.13%) SOAP
19 94 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
20 93 (1.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2218 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 842 (9.73%) Social Media
3 823 (9.51%) User Experience
4 757 (8.75%) Mathematics
5 755 (8.73%) Computer Science
6 625 (7.22%) Visualisation
7 594 (6.87%) Statistics
8 298 (3.44%) Management Information System
8 298 (3.44%) Data Integration
9 248 (2.87%) Economics
10 231 (2.67%) Open Source
11 213 (2.46%) Mobile App
12 197 (2.28%) Physics
13 185 (2.14%) Derivative
14 182 (2.10%) Credit Risk
15 177 (2.05%) Digital Media
16 171 (1.98%) Blog
17 143 (1.65%) Fixed Income
18 107 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
19 101 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 713 (8.24%) Linux
2 432 (4.99%) UNIX
3 339 (3.92%) Windows
4 186 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 159 (1.84%) Android
6 63 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 53 (0.61%) Solaris
8 47 (0.54%) Debian
9 35 (0.40%) CentOS
10 34 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 18 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 15 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.14%) Windows 7
17 10 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.10%) Fedora
19 6 (0.069%) Windows 8
19 6 (0.069%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1924 (22.24%) Business Intelligence
2 1422 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
3 1171 (13.54%) E-Commerce
4 1018 (11.77%) SEO
5 1002 (11.58%) Web Analytics
6 862 (9.96%) Digital Marketing
7 822 (9.50%) Project Management
8 780 (9.02%) ETL
9 778 (8.99%) Data Analysis
10 749 (8.66%) CRM
11 677 (7.83%) Data Modelling
12 673 (7.78%) Data Management
13 616 (7.12%) Data Analytics
14 581 (6.72%) Pay per click
15 422 (4.88%) OO
16 421 (4.87%) Scrum
17 369 (4.27%) Content Management
18 367 (4.24%) Web Development
19 361 (4.17%) Online Marketing
20 355 (4.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2376 (27.47%) SQL
2 1246 (14.40%) Java
3 1147 (13.26%) JavaScript
4 613 (7.09%) Python
5 594 (6.87%) C#
6 538 (6.22%) R
7 533 (6.16%) C++
8 368 (4.25%) PHP
9 279 (3.23%) VBA
10 259 (2.99%) MATLAB
11 232 (2.68%) T-SQL
12 216 (2.50%) C
13 165 (1.91%) Ruby
14 130 (1.50%) Perl
15 109 (1.26%) Scala
16 104 (1.20%) PL/SQL
17 103 (1.19%) Shell Script
18 71 (0.82%) Bash Shell
19 65 (0.75%) Objective-C
20 57 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 2054 (23.74%) Degree
2 198 (2.29%) PhD
3 110 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 87 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 82 (0.95%) MBA
6 51 (0.59%) GCIA
7 50 (0.58%) ISEB
8 49 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 46 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 44 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 31 (0.36%) ACCA
12 30 (0.35%) PMP
13 28 (0.32%) GCIH
14 25 (0.29%) CISA
15 22 (0.25%) ISTQB
16 21 (0.24%) CFA
17 19 (0.22%) MCSE
17 19 (0.22%) Postgraduate
18 17 (0.20%) CISSP
19 13 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 386 (4.46%) QA
2 140 (1.62%) Data Quality
3 70 (0.81%) SLA
4 38 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 29 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.24%) WCAG
7 19 (0.22%) Solvency II
8 16 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (0.15%) PCI DSS
10 12 (0.14%) Basel II
11 11 (0.13%) CRD IV
12 10 (0.12%) EMIR
12 10 (0.12%) WAI
13 8 (0.092%) Dodd-Frank
13 8 (0.092%) COBIT
14 6 (0.069%) Basel III
15 5 (0.058%) MiFID
16 4 (0.046%) ISO 14001
17 3 (0.035%) COSO
18 2 (0.023%) GPG13
System Software
1 66 (0.76%) HDFS
2 65 (0.75%) Apache Flume
3 46 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 43 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 41 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (0.15%) VirtualBox
9 9 (0.10%) Snort
10 6 (0.069%) XenApp
10 6 (0.069%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.046%) XenServer
12 3 (0.035%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.035%) RACF
12 3 (0.035%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.035%) KVM
12 3 (0.035%) Docker
12 3 (0.035%) ACF2
13 2 (0.023%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 2 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 97 (1.12%) Puppet
2 53 (0.61%) Oozie
3 49 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (0.50%) Ambari
5 34 (0.39%) Vagrant
6 29 (0.34%) Ansible
7 26 (0.30%) Nagios
8 15 (0.17%) Salt
9 13 (0.15%) Capistrano
10 9 (0.10%) SCCM
10 9 (0.10%) YUM
11 8 (0.092%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.081%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.046%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 4 (0.046%) Zenoss
13 4 (0.046%) WMI
14 3 (0.035%) Nessus
14 3 (0.035%) OpenView
14 3 (0.035%) Unicenter
14 3 (0.035%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1594 (18.43%) Google
2 1045 (12.08%) Oracle
3 843 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 418 (4.83%) Tableau
5 409 (4.73%) Adobe
6 402 (4.65%) Business Objects
7 353 (4.08%) SAP
8 293 (3.39%) Facebook
9 289 (3.34%) Cognos
10 252 (2.91%) Omniture
11 248 (2.87%) Informatica
12 243 (2.81%) Twitter
13 226 (2.61%) IBM
14 198 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
15 182 (2.10%) Teradata
16 150 (1.73%) Coremetrics
17 133 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
18 105 (1.21%) Sybase
19 92 (1.06%) Hyperion
20 89 (1.03%) Bloomberg
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £63000 - £73000 per annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly Competitive including Car Allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £34,000 per annum c£34K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
KDR
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Vadis People
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago