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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 69 79 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 4089 3612 3219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.59% 3.34% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 4.10% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3004 2832 2511
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 £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
93253 88183 90713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.97% 81.51% 78.92%
Number of salaries quoted 75196 72427 76352
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 21 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 21 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 3897 £50,000 - 543
London +5 2403 £55,000 - 292
City of London +5 593 £55,000 - 96
South East +6 517 £47,500 +5.55% 88
North West +22 287 £42,500 -5.55% 49
East of England +30 215 £45,000 +20.00% 26
Manchester +12 179 £37,500 -18.03% 37
Yorkshire -7 158 £38,500 +10.00% 22
South West +14 132 £34,500 +1.47% 25
Berkshire -10 124 £55,000 +10.00% 23
West Yorkshire -30 99 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Scotland -40 92 £45,000 -3.22% 16
Surrey -42 85 £45,000 -5.26% 17
Cambridgeshire +18 81 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Hertfordshire +31 78 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Leeds -32 77 £52,500 +31.25% 11
West Midlands -63 73 £40,000 -20.00% 17
Cheshire +21 72 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +44 70 £42,500 +70.00% 9
Oxfordshire +39 66 £50,000 +21.21% 12
Cambridge +14 66 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hampshire +25 63 £45,000 - 9
East Midlands +15 60 £40,000 +7.38% 18
Edinburgh -30 60 £45,000 -3.22% 11
Milton Keynes +20 47 £41,500 +80.43% 8
Oxford +29 39 £47,500 -13.63% 6
West Sussex +24 37 £58,750 +60.95% 2
East Sussex -15 37 £39,000 +10.63% 6
Bristol +18 36 £32,500 +30.00% 6
Chester +17 36 £48,250 -3.50%

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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 2514 (29.87%) Marketing
2 2324 (27.61%) SQL
3 2244 (26.66%) Finance
4 2107 (25.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1957 (23.25%) Degree
6 1848 (21.96%) Business Intelligence
7 1568 (18.63%) Google
8 1379 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
9 1359 (16.15%) Google Analytics
10 1293 (15.36%) HTML
11 1198 (14.23%) Big Data
12 1173 (13.94%) Java
13 1098 (13.05%) JavaScript
14 1082 (12.86%) E-Commerce
15 1040 (12.36%) Data Warehouse
16 998 (11.86%) SAS
16 998 (11.86%) Oracle
17 946 (11.24%) Web Analytics
18 939 (11.16%) SEO
19 936 (11.12%) CSS
20 903 (10.73%) SQL Server
21 863 (10.25%) Retail
22 835 (9.92%) User Experience
23 828 (9.84%) Microsoft
24 825 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
25 824 (9.79%) Social Media
26 803 (9.54%) Project Management
27 768 (9.13%) Data Analysis
28 764 (9.08%) ETL
29 753 (8.95%) Computer Science

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (11.86%) SAS
2 393 (4.67%) CMS
3 185 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 139 (1.65%) WordPress
5 121 (1.44%) Apache
6 119 (1.41%) Apache Pig
7 109 (1.30%) Node.js
8 104 (1.24%) Tomcat
9 94 (1.12%) IIS
10 68 (0.81%) Drupal
11 52 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
12 44 (0.52%) JBoss
13 42 (0.50%) nginx
14 35 (0.42%) Apache Spark
15 32 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
16 31 (0.37%) Confluence
17 30 (0.36%) WebSphere
17 30 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
18 27 (0.32%) TeamSite
19 26 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 750 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 440 (5.23%) SPSS
3 270 (3.21%) MS Office
4 226 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 217 (2.58%) Photoshop
6 76 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
7 62 (0.74%) MS Visio
8 56 (0.67%) 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
11 32 (0.38%) FastStats
12 30 (0.36%) MS Project
13 28 (0.33%) S-PLUS
14 27 (0.32%) Fireworks
15 12 (0.14%) InDesign
16 11 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
17 5 (0.059%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1359 (16.15%) Google Analytics
2 203 (2.41%) WebTrends
3 136 (1.62%) SiteCatalyst
4 109 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
5 74 (0.88%) Magento
6 47 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
7 45 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
8 38 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
9 37 (0.44%) SAP BPC
9 37 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
10 36 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
11 35 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
12 33 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
13 31 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
13 31 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
13 31 (0.37%) Oracle FAH
14 30 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
15 29 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 28 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 27 (0.32%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 211 (2.51%) SaaS
2 131 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 57 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 44 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
6 39 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 38 (0.45%) GitHub
8 31 (0.37%) PaaS
9 29 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 20 (0.24%) MailChimp
11 17 (0.20%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 17 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
11 17 (0.20%) Office 365
12 14 (0.17%) Force.com
12 14 (0.17%) IaaS
13 13 (0.15%) Google App Engine
14 12 (0.14%) Heroku
14 12 (0.14%) ElastiCache
14 12 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 8 (0.095%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 279 (3.32%) Internet
2 117 (1.39%) HTTP
3 94 (1.12%) WAN
4 77 (0.91%) Intranet
5 73 (0.87%) LAN
6 65 (0.77%) TCP/IP
7 55 (0.65%) Firewall
8 41 (0.49%) DNS
9 39 (0.46%) Wireshark
10 37 (0.44%) tcpdump
10 37 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 29 (0.34%) SAN
12 26 (0.31%) FTP
13 24 (0.29%) Broadband
14 23 (0.27%) Network Security
14 23 (0.27%) Extranet
15 22 (0.26%) Wireless
16 20 (0.24%) Ethernet
17 19 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
18 17 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1198 (14.23%) Big Data
2 1040 (12.36%) Data Warehouse
3 903 (10.73%) SQL Server
4 603 (7.16%) Hadoop
5 487 (5.79%) Relational Database
6 440 (5.23%) QlikView
7 431 (5.12%) Data Mining
8 347 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 346 (4.11%) MySQL
10 343 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 340 (4.04%) NoSQL
12 261 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 261 (3.10%) MongoDB
13 242 (2.88%) Oracle BI EE
14 225 (2.67%) Apache Hive
15 198 (2.35%) RDBMS
16 187 (2.22%) Oracle Database
17 180 (2.14%) OLAP
18 154 (1.83%) HBase
19 153 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 219 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 132 (1.57%) JIRA
3 102 (1.21%) Subversion
4 85 (1.01%) Axure RP
5 81 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 67 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 54 (0.64%) Maven
7 54 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
8 49 (0.58%) Eclipse
9 44 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 39 (0.46%) Cucumber
10 39 (0.46%) Selenium
11 34 (0.40%) Mercurial
12 33 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
13 32 (0.38%) Ant
14 30 (0.36%) Hudson
15 26 (0.31%) JUnit
15 26 (0.31%) Bitbucket
16 24 (0.29%) Toad
17 23 (0.27%) RSpec
General
1 2514 (29.87%) Marketing
2 2244 (26.66%) Finance
3 863 (10.25%) Retail
4 587 (6.97%) Advertising
5 543 (6.45%) Banking
6 266 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 249 (2.96%) Front Office
8 205 (2.44%) Publishing
9 203 (2.41%) Games
10 159 (1.89%) Investment Banking
11 146 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 126 (1.50%) Law
13 124 (1.47%) Legal
14 114 (1.35%) Manufacturing
15 101 (1.20%) Financial Institution
16 90 (1.07%) Billing
17 76 (0.90%) French Language
17 76 (0.90%) Multimedia
18 58 (0.69%) German Language
19 56 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1860 (22.10%) Analyst
2 1781 (21.16%) Developer
3 810 (9.62%) Consultant
4 514 (6.11%) Architect
5 419 (4.98%) Data Analyst
6 411 (4.88%) Business Analyst
7 271 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
8 261 (3.10%) Data Scientist
9 253 (3.01%) Java Developer
10 243 (2.89%) Senior Developer
11 224 (2.66%) Web Analyst
12 213 (2.53%) Designer
13 181 (2.15%) Web Developer
14 178 (2.12%) Project Manager
15 176 (2.09%) Senior Manager
16 166 (1.97%) C++ Developer
17 159 (1.89%) PPC Specialist
17 159 (1.89%) PPC Executive
17 159 (1.89%) PPC Manager
17 159 (1.89%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1293 (15.36%) HTML
2 936 (11.12%) CSS
3 625 (7.43%) .NET
4 488 (5.80%) jQuery
5 456 (5.42%) HTML5
6 343 (4.08%) XML
7 339 (4.03%) Web Services
8 287 (3.41%) CSS3
9 239 (2.84%) ASP.NET
10 195 (2.32%) JSON
11 145 (1.72%) REST
12 141 (1.68%) Ajax
13 138 (1.64%) RESTful
14 133 (1.58%) J2EE
15 130 (1.54%) AngularJS
16 124 (1.47%) Spring
17 120 (1.43%) XHTML
18 103 (1.22%) Backbone.js
19 87 (1.03%) .NET Framework
20 82 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2107 (25.04%) Analytical Skills
2 835 (9.92%) User Experience
3 824 (9.79%) Social Media
4 753 (8.95%) Computer Science
5 741 (8.80%) Mathematics
6 631 (7.50%) Visualisation
7 571 (6.78%) Statistics
8 385 (4.57%) Algorithms
9 265 (3.15%) Data Integration
10 263 (3.13%) Management Information System
11 242 (2.88%) Economics
12 217 (2.58%) Mobile App
13 207 (2.46%) Open Source
14 185 (2.20%) Digital Media
15 176 (2.09%) Derivative
16 168 (2.00%) Physics
16 168 (2.00%) Credit Risk
17 154 (1.83%) Blog
18 137 (1.63%) Fixed Income
19 136 (1.62%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 650 (7.72%) Linux
2 424 (5.04%) UNIX
3 345 (4.10%) Windows
4 188 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 178 (2.12%) Android
6 49 (0.58%) Solaris
7 48 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 45 (0.53%) 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 1848 (21.96%) Business Intelligence
2 1379 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 1082 (12.86%) E-Commerce
4 946 (11.24%) Web Analytics
5 939 (11.16%) SEO
6 825 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
7 803 (9.54%) Project Management
8 768 (9.13%) Data Analysis
9 764 (9.08%) ETL
10 685 (8.14%) CRM
10 685 (8.14%) Data Management
11 616 (7.32%) Data Modelling
12 600 (7.13%) Data Analytics
13 539 (6.40%) Pay per click
14 402 (4.78%) OO
15 384 (4.56%) Scrum
16 371 (4.41%) Online Marketing
17 359 (4.27%) Software Engineering
18 350 (4.16%) Content Management
19 333 (3.96%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2324 (27.61%) SQL
2 1173 (13.94%) Java
3 1098 (13.05%) JavaScript
4 638 (7.58%) Python
5 591 (7.02%) C#
6 539 (6.40%) R
7 508 (6.04%) C++
8 342 (4.06%) PHP
9 275 (3.27%) VBA
10 241 (2.86%) MATLAB
11 239 (2.84%) T-SQL
12 213 (2.53%) C
13 162 (1.92%) Ruby
14 136 (1.62%) Perl
15 113 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 107 (1.27%) Scala
17 99 (1.18%) Shell Script
18 81 (0.96%) VB
19 76 (0.90%) Bash Shell
20 61 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1957 (23.25%) Degree
2 192 (2.28%) PhD
3 97 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 71 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 66 (0.78%) MBA
6 48 (0.57%) GCIA
7 47 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 47 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (0.51%) ISEB
9 36 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 31 (0.37%) GCIH
11 27 (0.32%) ACCA
12 22 (0.26%) PMP
12 22 (0.26%) CISSP
12 22 (0.26%) CFA
13 21 (0.25%) CISA
14 20 (0.24%) MCSE
15 17 (0.20%) Postgraduate
16 14 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 365 (4.34%) QA
2 130 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 65 (0.77%) SLA
4 38 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 28 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.23%) WCAG
7 18 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 17 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 14 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (0.14%) Basel II
11 10 (0.12%) Basel III
12 9 (0.11%) CRD IV
13 7 (0.083%) EMIR
13 7 (0.083%) COBIT
14 6 (0.071%) MiFID
15 5 (0.059%) Dodd-Frank
15 5 (0.059%) WAI
15 5 (0.059%) GCP
16 4 (0.048%) ISO 14001
16 4 (0.048%) COSO
System Software
1 69 (0.82%) HDFS
2 67 (0.80%) Apache Flume
3 43 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 42 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 40 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (0.19%) VirtualBox
7 13 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.14%) Docker
9 11 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (0.13%) Snort
10 4 (0.048%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 3 (0.036%) KVM
11 3 (0.036%) ACF2
11 3 (0.036%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.036%) Firmware
11 3 (0.036%) RACF
12 2 (0.024%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.024%) Samba
12 2 (0.024%) NFS
12 2 (0.024%) Squid
Systems Management
1 82 (0.97%) Puppet
2 53 (0.63%) Oozie
2 53 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (0.50%) Ambari
4 40 (0.48%) Vagrant
5 34 (0.40%) Ansible
6 15 (0.18%) Capistrano
7 12 (0.14%) Salt
8 11 (0.13%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.11%) YUM
9 9 (0.11%) Nagios
10 7 (0.083%) SCCM
10 7 (0.083%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.071%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 5 (0.059%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 4 (0.048%) Unicenter
13 4 (0.048%) Zenoss
13 4 (0.048%) Munin
14 3 (0.036%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (0.036%) logstash
Vendors
1 1568 (18.63%) Google
2 998 (11.86%) Oracle
3 828 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 425 (5.05%) Tableau
5 413 (4.91%) Business Objects
6 366 (4.35%) Adobe
7 354 (4.21%) SAP
8 277 (3.29%) Cognos
9 267 (3.17%) Facebook
10 244 (2.90%) Informatica
11 226 (2.69%) IBM
11 226 (2.69%) Omniture
12 218 (2.59%) Twitter
13 183 (2.17%) Teradata
14 178 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
15 130 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
16 128 (1.52%) Coremetrics
17 110 (1.31%) Sybase
18 100 (1.19%) Hyperion
19 93 (1.11%) Bloomberg
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