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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 66 76 96
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 4221 3582 3230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.60% 3.30% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 4.15% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3051 2756 2594
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 £77,500 £81,800
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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 4041 £50,000 - 562
London +9 2626 £55,000 - 315
City of London +14 677 £57,000 -0.86% 122
South East +5 512 £42,500 -10.52% 79
North West +28 312 £35,000 -17.64% 49
Manchester +15 202 £35,000 -24.73% 31
East of England 0 160 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Yorkshire -24 154 £35,000 +7.69% 26
Surrey +14 146 £42,500 -10.52% 15
West Yorkshire -25 111 £35,500 +12.69% 14
Berkshire -25 110 £50,000 -13.04% 15
South West -30 110 £40,000 +21.21% 26
Leeds -17 92 £45,000 +50.00% 7
Scotland -60 79 £47,500 +2.15% 19
Hertfordshire +16 72 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Cheshire +39 71 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Hampshire +14 69 £42,500 +15.64% 15
West Midlands -43 66 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Buckinghamshire +26 56 £41,500 -12.63% 10
Edinburgh -31 55 £34,500 -29.59% 13
East Midlands -17 52 £47,500 +18.75% 21
Cambridgeshire -10 50 £40,000 -13.51% 8
Chester +33 47 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Birmingham -1 39 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cambridge -17 35 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Oxfordshire +20 34 £57,500 +49.35% 8
East Sussex -12 34 £42,500 +55.96% 4
Wiltshire +9 32 £32,500 -37.50% 5
Milton Keynes +3 32 £37,500 -9.58% 6
West Sussex +7 30 £43,000 -14.00% 7

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2580 (29.28%) Marketing
2 2428 (27.55%) SQL
3 2348 (26.65%) Finance
4 2103 (23.87%) Degree
5 1956 (22.20%) Business Intelligence
6 1596 (18.11%) Google
7 1385 (15.72%) HTML
8 1366 (15.50%) Google Analytics
9 1316 (14.93%) Java
10 1238 (14.05%) Big Data
11 1220 (13.84%) E-Commerce
12 1190 (13.50%) JavaScript
13 1081 (12.27%) SAS
14 1071 (12.15%) Oracle
15 1069 (12.13%) SEO
16 1062 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
17 1013 (11.50%) Web Analytics
18 996 (11.30%) CSS
19 977 (11.09%) Retail
20 939 (10.66%) SQL Server
21 846 (9.60%) Social Media
22 836 (9.49%) Microsoft
23 819 (9.29%) ETL
24 810 (9.19%) Project Management
25 804 (9.12%) Digital Marketing
26 793 (9.00%) Data Analysis
27 779 (8.84%) CRM
27 779 (8.84%) Mathematics
28 774 (8.78%) MS Excel
29 767 (8.70%) Computer Science

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1081 (12.27%) SAS
2 462 (5.24%) CMS
3 181 (2.05%) Apache
4 165 (1.87%) WordPress
5 149 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 145 (1.65%) Node.js
7 137 (1.55%) Apache Pig
8 127 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 80 (0.91%) IIS
10 78 (0.89%) Drupal
11 52 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
12 46 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
13 42 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
14 41 (0.47%) nginx
15 40 (0.45%) WebSphere
16 36 (0.41%) Confluence
17 32 (0.36%) Umbraco
17 32 (0.36%) Joomla!
18 28 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
18 28 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 774 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 488 (5.54%) SPSS
3 256 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 255 (2.89%) MS Office
5 240 (2.72%) Photoshop
6 110 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 67 (0.76%) MS Visio
8 38 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
9 36 (0.41%) FastStats
10 33 (0.37%) Stata
11 30 (0.34%) S-PLUS
11 30 (0.34%) Fireworks
11 30 (0.34%) CPLEX
12 28 (0.32%) MS Project
13 27 (0.31%) PowerPivot
14 23 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
15 18 (0.20%) InDesign
16 8 (0.091%) Adobe Premiere
17 7 (0.079%) Mathematica
18 6 (0.068%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1366 (15.50%) Google Analytics
2 225 (2.55%) WebTrends
3 165 (1.87%) SiteCatalyst
4 106 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
5 105 (1.19%) Magento
6 64 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
7 53 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
8 50 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
9 49 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
10 48 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 47 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
12 44 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
13 42 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 41 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
15 35 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
15 35 (0.40%) Oracle FAH
16 34 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
17 30 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
18 29 (0.33%) SAP CRM
19 26 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 214 (2.43%) SaaS
2 189 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 124 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 66 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 64 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 55 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
7 32 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 30 (0.34%) GitHub
9 25 (0.28%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 22 (0.25%) MailChimp
11 19 (0.22%) Force.com
11 19 (0.22%) PaaS
12 14 (0.16%) Office 365
13 12 (0.14%) ElastiCache
13 12 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 11 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
15 9 (0.10%) Pure360
15 9 (0.10%) IaaS
16 8 (0.091%) Responsys
17 5 (0.057%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 319 (3.62%) Internet
2 128 (1.45%) HTTP
3 91 (1.03%) WAN
4 82 (0.93%) LAN
5 81 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 80 (0.91%) Intranet
7 54 (0.61%) Firewall
8 38 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 36 (0.41%) FTP
9 36 (0.41%) DNS
9 36 (0.41%) Wireshark
10 31 (0.35%) tcpdump
10 31 (0.35%) SAN
11 27 (0.31%) Ethernet
12 25 (0.28%) Extranet
13 23 (0.26%) Network Security
13 23 (0.26%) Wireless
14 20 (0.23%) SMS
15 18 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1238 (14.05%) Big Data
2 1062 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
3 939 (10.66%) SQL Server
4 667 (7.57%) Hadoop
5 517 (5.87%) Relational Database
6 492 (5.58%) QlikView
7 461 (5.23%) MySQL
8 460 (5.22%) Data Mining
9 419 (4.75%) NoSQL
10 400 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 365 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 313 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 299 (3.39%) MongoDB
14 258 (2.93%) Oracle BI EE
15 251 (2.85%) Apache Hive
16 239 (2.71%) Oracle Database
17 215 (2.44%) RDBMS
18 194 (2.20%) OLAP
19 184 (2.09%) Spotfire
20 174 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 264 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 126 (1.43%) JIRA
3 122 (1.38%) Subversion
4 103 (1.17%) Jenkins
5 78 (0.89%) Axure RP
6 73 (0.83%) Selenium
7 71 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 61 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
9 60 (0.68%) JUnit
10 49 (0.56%) Maven
11 41 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 38 (0.43%) Eclipse
13 37 (0.42%) Mercurial
13 37 (0.42%) Ant
13 37 (0.42%) Toad
14 35 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
15 34 (0.39%) Cucumber
16 30 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
17 29 (0.33%) Hudson
18 27 (0.31%) WinRunner
General
1 2580 (29.28%) Marketing
2 2348 (26.65%) Finance
3 977 (11.09%) Retail
4 588 (6.67%) Advertising
5 566 (6.42%) Banking
6 336 (3.81%) Telecoms
7 258 (2.93%) Front Office
8 252 (2.86%) Games
9 245 (2.78%) Publishing
10 176 (2.00%) Investment Banking
11 143 (1.62%) Law
12 133 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 124 (1.41%) Billing
14 115 (1.31%) Legal
15 110 (1.25%) Financial Institution
16 107 (1.21%) Manufacturing
17 73 (0.83%) Multimedia
18 72 (0.82%) French Language
19 71 (0.81%) Retail Banking
20 66 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2013 (22.84%) Analyst
2 1914 (21.72%) Developer
3 891 (10.11%) Consultant
4 613 (6.96%) Architect
5 473 (5.37%) Business Analyst
6 412 (4.68%) Data Analyst
7 339 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 288 (3.27%) Senior Developer
9 283 (3.21%) Data Scientist
10 276 (3.13%) Java Developer
11 250 (2.84%) Web Analyst
12 218 (2.47%) Designer
13 209 (2.37%) Web Developer
14 208 (2.36%) Project Manager
15 193 (2.19%) PPC Executive
15 193 (2.19%) PPC Manager
15 193 (2.19%) PPC Analyst
15 193 (2.19%) PPC Specialist
16 186 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
17 172 (1.95%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1385 (15.72%) HTML
2 996 (11.30%) CSS
3 643 (7.30%) .NET
4 517 (5.87%) HTML5
5 507 (5.75%) jQuery
6 416 (4.72%) Web Services
7 355 (4.03%) XML
8 326 (3.70%) CSS3
9 226 (2.56%) ASP.NET
10 222 (2.52%) REST
11 221 (2.51%) JSON
12 163 (1.85%) RESTful
12 163 (1.85%) J2EE
13 160 (1.82%) Ajax
14 159 (1.80%) Spring
15 135 (1.53%) XHTML
16 128 (1.45%) AngularJS
17 111 (1.26%) SOAP
18 102 (1.16%) .NET Framework
19 100 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 846 (9.60%) Social Media
2 779 (8.84%) Mathematics
3 767 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 629 (7.14%) Visualisation
5 612 (6.95%) Statistics
6 309 (3.51%) Data Integration
6 309 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 257 (2.92%) Open Source
8 254 (2.88%) Economics
9 202 (2.29%) Physics
10 200 (2.27%) Mobile App
11 197 (2.24%) Credit Risk
12 191 (2.17%) Digital Media
13 188 (2.13%) Derivative
14 168 (1.91%) Blog
15 146 (1.66%) Fixed Income
16 117 (1.33%) Hedge funds
17 116 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
18 108 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 107 (1.21%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 742 (8.42%) Linux
2 430 (4.88%) UNIX
3 362 (4.11%) Windows
4 185 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 160 (1.82%) Android
6 67 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 62 (0.70%) Solaris
8 55 (0.62%) Debian
9 34 (0.39%) CentOS
10 29 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (0.20%) Windows XP
13 16 (0.18%) Mac OS X
14 15 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
16 9 (0.10%) Windows 7
16 9 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (0.10%) Fedora
17 6 (0.068%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1956 (22.20%) Business Intelligence
2 1220 (13.84%) E-Commerce
3 1069 (12.13%) SEO
4 1013 (11.50%) Web Analytics
5 819 (9.29%) ETL
6 810 (9.19%) Project Management
7 804 (9.12%) Digital Marketing
8 793 (9.00%) Data Analysis
9 779 (8.84%) CRM
10 710 (8.06%) Data Modelling
11 677 (7.68%) Data Management
12 663 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
13 658 (7.47%) Data Analytics
14 593 (6.73%) Pay per click
15 452 (5.13%) Scrum
16 425 (4.82%) OO
17 413 (4.69%) Web Development
18 387 (4.39%) Content Management
19 378 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
20 361 (4.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2428 (27.55%) SQL
2 1316 (14.93%) Java
3 1190 (13.50%) JavaScript
4 664 (7.54%) Python
5 629 (7.14%) C#
6 581 (6.59%) C++
7 564 (6.40%) R
8 405 (4.60%) PHP
9 288 (3.27%) VBA
10 258 (2.93%) MATLAB
11 234 (2.66%) T-SQL
12 231 (2.62%) C
13 163 (1.85%) Ruby
14 142 (1.61%) Perl
15 124 (1.41%) PL/SQL
16 118 (1.34%) Scala
17 101 (1.15%) Shell Script
18 85 (0.96%) Bash Shell
19 66 (0.75%) Objective-C
20 57 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 2103 (23.87%) Degree
2 217 (2.46%) PhD
3 144 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 111 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 86 (0.98%) MBA
6 58 (0.66%) DV Cleared
7 53 (0.60%) GCIA
8 51 (0.58%) ISEB
9 41 (0.47%) PMI Certification
10 39 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (0.39%) CISA
12 33 (0.37%) ACCA
13 31 (0.35%) GCIH
13 31 (0.35%) PMP
14 25 (0.28%) ISTQB
15 22 (0.25%) CFA
16 21 (0.24%) CISSP
17 19 (0.22%) Postgraduate
18 16 (0.18%) MCSE
19 13 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 407 (4.62%) QA
2 141 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 80 (0.91%) SLA
4 29 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 27 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 16 (0.18%) CRD IV
9 15 (0.17%) WCAG
10 14 (0.16%) WAI
11 12 (0.14%) PCI DSS
11 12 (0.14%) EMIR
12 11 (0.12%) COBIT
12 11 (0.12%) Basel II
13 7 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
13 7 (0.079%) MiFID
14 5 (0.057%) COSO
14 5 (0.057%) Basel III
15 4 (0.045%) ISO 14001
16 2 (0.023%) CDISC
System Software
1 64 (0.73%) Apache Flume
2 60 (0.68%) HDFS
3 43 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 37 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 36 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
6 25 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 16 (0.18%) VirtualBox
9 14 (0.16%) Snort
10 11 (0.12%) XenApp
10 11 (0.12%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.10%) XenServer
12 4 (0.045%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.045%) vSphere
13 3 (0.034%) KVM
13 3 (0.034%) LiteSpeed
13 3 (0.034%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.034%) vCloud
14 2 (0.023%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.023%) Samba
Systems Management
1 106 (1.20%) Puppet
2 54 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (0.53%) Oozie
4 39 (0.44%) Vagrant
5 37 (0.42%) Ambari
6 34 (0.39%) Nagios
7 27 (0.31%) Ansible
8 16 (0.18%) Salt
9 13 (0.15%) Capistrano
10 9 (0.10%) SCCM
10 9 (0.10%) YUM
11 5 (0.057%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.045%) WMI
13 3 (0.034%) XenMobile
13 3 (0.034%) collectd
13 3 (0.034%) SCVMM
13 3 (0.034%) Ganglia
13 3 (0.034%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.034%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.034%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1596 (18.11%) Google
2 1071 (12.15%) Oracle
3 836 (9.49%) Microsoft
4 424 (4.81%) Tableau
5 397 (4.51%) Adobe
6 387 (4.39%) Business Objects
7 366 (4.15%) SAP
8 294 (3.34%) Cognos
9 283 (3.21%) Facebook
10 263 (2.98%) Omniture
11 256 (2.91%) Informatica
12 231 (2.62%) IBM
13 225 (2.55%) Twitter
14 198 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
15 185 (2.10%) Teradata
16 148 (1.68%) Coremetrics
17 134 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
18 102 (1.16%) Bloomberg
19 101 (1.15%) Sybase
20 73 (0.83%) Cisco
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