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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 72 81 110
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +29
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 3824 3557 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.63% 3.43% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 4.17% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3036 2660 2239
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
87118 85337 88637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.67% 82.25% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71745 68049 75137
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +11 3623 £50,000 - 733
London +8 2228 £55,000 - 395
South East -30 495 £45,000 - 116
City of London +15 472 £60,000 +9.09% 133
Yorkshire +44 193 £40,000 +10.34% 49
East of England +22 182 £50,000 +25.00% 26
North West 0 167 £40,000 +15.94% 47
West Yorkshire +72 164 £40,000 +6.66% 41
Berkshire +39 157 £55,000 +10.00% 33
Leeds +71 130 £45,000 +12.50% 33
South West +10 113 £35,000 -30.00% 47
Scotland +12 105 £48,750 +21.87% 18
Surrey -41 103 £42,500 -5.55% 30
Manchester -24 102 £35,000 +0.71% 33
West Midlands +8 100 £40,000 -6.30% 29
East Midlands +36 94 £40,000 +5.26% 17
Hertfordshire -1 67 £55,000 +69.23% 11
Edinburgh 0 65 £50,000 +17.64% 11
Nottinghamshire +30 62 £40,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +30 61 £50,000 +14.28% 9
Oxfordshire +15 54 £58,750 +67.85% 7
Nottingham +18 50 £40,000 - 1
Reading +37 49 £50,000 +32.89% 7
Birmingham -4 47 £40,750 -15.10% 18
Buckinghamshire +23 45 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Cambridge +17 45 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Cheshire +22 41 £67,500 +82.43% 9
Kent -17 39 £41,750 -25.44% 17
East Sussex -18 38 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Glasgow +21 36 £43,000 +22.85% 6

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2225 (28.20%) Marketing
2 2197 (27.85%) SQL
3 2167 (27.47%) Finance
4 1951 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
5 1881 (23.84%) Business Intelligence
6 1705 (21.61%) Degree
7 1448 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
8 1375 (17.43%) Google
9 1284 (16.27%) Big Data
10 1226 (15.54%) Google Analytics
11 1219 (15.45%) HTML
12 1103 (13.98%) Java
13 1098 (13.92%) SQL Server
14 1052 (13.33%) JavaScript
15 1013 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
16 1004 (12.72%) Oracle
17 978 (12.40%) E-Commerce
18 964 (12.22%) Microsoft
19 933 (11.83%) SAS
20 925 (11.72%) CSS
21 874 (11.08%) Web Analytics
22 816 (10.34%) MS Excel
23 799 (10.13%) ETL
24 781 (9.90%) Retail
25 780 (9.89%) User Experience
26 772 (9.78%) Project Management
27 755 (9.57%) SEO
28 748 (9.48%) Data Analysis
29 718 (9.10%) .NET
30 705 (8.94%) Social Media

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 933 (11.83%) SAS
2 281 (3.56%) CMS
3 206 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 119 (1.51%) WordPress
5 102 (1.29%) IIS
6 96 (1.22%) Node.js
7 92 (1.17%) Apache Pig
8 87 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 74 (0.94%) Apache
10 69 (0.87%) Apache Spark
11 42 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 41 (0.52%) WebSphere
12 41 (0.52%) Drupal
13 39 (0.49%) Umbraco
14 29 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
14 29 (0.37%) JBoss
15 27 (0.34%) Confluence
16 26 (0.33%) TeamSite
17 24 (0.30%) Apache Solr
18 22 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 816 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 394 (4.99%) SPSS
3 290 (3.68%) MS Office
4 210 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 206 (2.61%) Photoshop
6 72 (0.91%) MS Visio
7 71 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
8 46 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 41 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
10 40 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
11 31 (0.39%) MS Project
12 27 (0.34%) Fireworks
12 27 (0.34%) InDesign
13 26 (0.33%) PowerPivot
14 22 (0.28%) Acrobat
15 20 (0.25%) Stata
16 16 (0.20%) FastStats
17 13 (0.16%) CPLEX
18 10 (0.13%) S-PLUS
18 10 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1226 (15.54%) Google Analytics
2 147 (1.86%) WebTrends
3 105 (1.33%) SiteCatalyst
4 95 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
5 49 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 45 (0.57%) Magento
7 42 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
8 39 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
9 37 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
10 33 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
11 28 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
11 28 (0.35%) SAP BPC
12 27 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
13 25 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
13 25 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
14 24 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 24 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
15 21 (0.27%) HFM
16 20 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
16 20 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 165 (2.09%) SaaS
2 117 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 106 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 88 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 44 (0.56%) GitHub
6 36 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 29 (0.37%) Office 365
9 26 (0.33%) PaaS
10 23 (0.29%) Amazon S3
11 21 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
12 17 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 13 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
14 12 (0.15%) MailChimp
15 11 (0.14%) Heroku
16 10 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
16 10 (0.13%) IaaS
17 7 (0.089%) Pure360
18 5 (0.063%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 230 (2.92%) Internet
2 88 (1.12%) Firewall
3 85 (1.08%) HTTP
4 72 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 61 (0.77%) DNS
6 53 (0.67%) WAN
7 40 (0.51%) LAN
8 34 (0.43%) Network Security
9 33 (0.42%) Broadband
10 31 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 28 (0.35%) FTP
12 27 (0.34%) Wireless
13 25 (0.32%) Intranet
14 23 (0.29%) SAN
15 20 (0.25%) LDAP
15 20 (0.25%) DHCP
16 19 (0.24%) Wireshark
16 19 (0.24%) tcpdump
17 15 (0.19%) HTTPS
18 12 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1284 (16.27%) Big Data
2 1098 (13.92%) SQL Server
3 1013 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
4 558 (7.07%) Hadoop
5 448 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 429 (5.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 423 (5.36%) Data Mining
8 421 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 385 (4.88%) QlikView
10 307 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 297 (3.76%) MySQL
11 297 (3.76%) NoSQL
12 218 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
13 195 (2.47%) MongoDB
14 193 (2.45%) RDBMS
15 189 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
16 183 (2.32%) Oracle Database
17 175 (2.22%) OLAP
18 174 (2.21%) Apache Hive
18 174 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 161 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 119 (1.51%) Subversion
3 107 (1.36%) JIRA
4 97 (1.23%) Axure RP
5 78 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 68 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
7 65 (0.82%) Jenkins
8 59 (0.75%) Visual Studio
9 57 (0.72%) ReSharper
10 51 (0.65%) Maven
11 48 (0.61%) Moq
11 48 (0.61%) SoapUI
12 47 (0.60%) Selenium
13 46 (0.58%) Eclipse
14 33 (0.42%) Bitbucket
15 32 (0.41%) Mercurial
16 30 (0.38%) Cucumber
17 28 (0.35%) JUnit
17 28 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
18 23 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 2225 (28.20%) Marketing
2 2167 (27.47%) Finance
3 781 (9.90%) Retail
4 565 (7.16%) Banking
5 514 (6.51%) Advertising
6 271 (3.43%) Telecoms
7 219 (2.78%) Front Office
8 182 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 159 (2.02%) Investment Banking
10 147 (1.86%) Games
11 138 (1.75%) Publishing
12 126 (1.60%) Financial Institution
13 121 (1.53%) Legal
14 94 (1.19%) Law
15 66 (0.84%) Manufacturing
15 66 (0.84%) Retail Banking
15 66 (0.84%) German Language
16 55 (0.70%) French Language
17 47 (0.60%) Back Office
18 45 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1720 (21.80%) Developer
2 1593 (20.19%) Analyst
3 775 (9.82%) Consultant
4 492 (6.24%) Architect
5 409 (5.18%) Data Analyst
6 328 (4.16%) Business Analyst
7 259 (3.28%) Senior Developer
8 232 (2.94%) Java Developer
9 226 (2.86%) Data Scientist
10 204 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
11 187 (2.37%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 183 (2.32%) Web Analyst
13 177 (2.24%) Software Engineer
13 177 (2.24%) Designer
14 168 (2.13%) Web Developer
14 168 (2.13%) Data Architect
15 164 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 156 (1.98%) Senior Manager
17 153 (1.94%) Insight Analyst
18 152 (1.93%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1219 (15.45%) HTML
2 925 (11.72%) CSS
3 718 (9.10%) .NET
4 496 (6.29%) jQuery
5 379 (4.80%) HTML5
6 349 (4.42%) XML
7 348 (4.41%) Web Services
8 281 (3.56%) ASP.NET
9 201 (2.55%) CSS3
10 153 (1.94%) JSON
11 148 (1.88%) Ajax
12 146 (1.85%) Spring
13 133 (1.69%) RESTful
14 131 (1.66%) AngularJS
15 116 (1.47%) .NET Framework
16 114 (1.44%) XHTML
17 107 (1.36%) J2EE
18 106 (1.34%) WCF
18 106 (1.34%) WPF
19 102 (1.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1951 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
2 780 (9.89%) User Experience
3 705 (8.94%) Social Media
4 702 (8.90%) Computer Science
5 638 (8.09%) Mathematics
6 564 (7.15%) Visualisation
7 525 (6.65%) Statistics
8 355 (4.50%) Algorithms
9 290 (3.68%) Data Integration
10 209 (2.65%) Management Information System
11 204 (2.59%) Mobile App
12 194 (2.46%) Open Source
13 162 (2.05%) Economics
14 155 (1.96%) Data Structures
15 151 (1.91%) Derivative
16 142 (1.80%) Credit Risk
17 132 (1.67%) Digital Media
18 118 (1.50%) Physics
19 111 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
20 105 (1.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 529 (6.70%) Linux
2 387 (4.90%) Windows
3 358 (4.54%) UNIX
4 179 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 141 (1.79%) Android
6 45 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (0.47%) CentOS
8 32 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (0.27%) Debian
11 18 (0.23%) Mac OS X
11 18 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 16 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.20%) Solaris
13 14 (0.18%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.15%) Windows 7
15 10 (0.13%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.10%) AIX
17 4 (0.051%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.038%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1881 (23.84%) Business Intelligence
2 1448 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
3 978 (12.40%) E-Commerce
4 874 (11.08%) Web Analytics
5 799 (10.13%) ETL
6 772 (9.78%) Project Management
7 755 (9.57%) SEO
8 748 (9.48%) Data Analysis
9 645 (8.17%) Digital Marketing
10 632 (8.01%) Data Analytics
11 598 (7.58%) CRM
12 559 (7.08%) Data Modelling
13 512 (6.49%) Data Management
14 471 (5.97%) Pay per click
15 421 (5.34%) Software Engineering
16 417 (5.29%) OO
17 401 (5.08%) Scrum
18 371 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
18 371 (4.70%) Mentoring
19 319 (4.04%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2197 (27.85%) SQL
2 1103 (13.98%) Java
3 1052 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 704 (8.92%) C#
5 682 (8.64%) Python
6 564 (7.15%) R
7 480 (6.08%) C++
8 352 (4.46%) PHP
9 309 (3.92%) T-SQL
10 246 (3.12%) VBA
11 218 (2.76%) C
12 194 (2.46%) MATLAB
13 163 (2.07%) Perl
14 127 (1.61%) Ruby
15 106 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 101 (1.28%) Scala
17 90 (1.14%) Shell Script
18 88 (1.12%) VB
19 75 (0.95%) Bash Shell
20 58 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1705 (21.61%) Degree
2 204 (2.59%) PhD
3 106 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 85 (1.08%) ISEB
5 64 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 61 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 56 (0.71%) MBA
8 54 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 49 (0.62%) CISSP
10 43 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 40 (0.51%) PMI Certification
12 36 (0.46%) DV Cleared
13 32 (0.41%) MCSE
14 22 (0.28%) GCIA
14 22 (0.28%) GCIH
15 20 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
15 20 (0.25%) PMP
15 20 (0.25%) CISA
16 18 (0.23%) GIAC
17 16 (0.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (4.65%) QA
2 107 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 61 (0.77%) SLA
4 29 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 27 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 20 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 18 (0.23%) WCAG
9 13 (0.16%) HL7
10 12 (0.15%) Basel III
11 11 (0.14%) Solvency II
12 10 (0.13%) Basel II
13 8 (0.10%) COBIT
14 7 (0.089%) WAI
15 6 (0.076%) GCP
15 6 (0.076%) CRD IV
16 5 (0.063%) FATCA
16 5 (0.063%) GPG13
17 3 (0.038%) FINREP
17 3 (0.038%) MiFID
System Software
1 73 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 64 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 55 (0.70%) HDFS
4 33 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (0.38%) Apache Flume
6 20 (0.25%) Docker
7 19 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 19 (0.24%) VirtualBox
8 16 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (0.11%) vSphere
11 7 (0.089%) Snort
11 7 (0.089%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.076%) NFS
12 6 (0.076%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 5 (0.063%) Xsan
13 5 (0.063%) ACF2
13 5 (0.063%) RACF
14 4 (0.051%) XenApp
15 3 (0.038%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 77 (0.98%) Puppet
2 53 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.39%) Vagrant
4 24 (0.30%) Ansible
5 22 (0.28%) Oozie
6 17 (0.22%) Ambari
7 14 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (0.11%) Nagios
8 9 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 8 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 7 (0.089%) Munin
10 7 (0.089%) Salt
10 7 (0.089%) Backup Exec
10 7 (0.089%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 7 (0.089%) Hadoop YARN
11 6 (0.076%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 6 (0.076%) Netcool
11 6 (0.076%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 5 (0.063%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1375 (17.43%) Google
2 1004 (12.72%) Oracle
3 964 (12.22%) Microsoft
4 452 (5.73%) Business Objects
5 409 (5.18%) Tableau
6 384 (4.87%) SAP
7 336 (4.26%) Adobe
8 260 (3.30%) IBM
9 216 (2.74%) Cognos
10 205 (2.60%) Omniture
11 191 (2.42%) Informatica
12 187 (2.37%) Facebook
13 169 (2.14%) Teradata
14 140 (1.77%) Twitter
15 111 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
16 94 (1.19%) Hyperion
17 92 (1.17%) Sybase
18 85 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
18 85 (1.08%) Coremetrics
19 66 (0.84%) Cisco
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Circa £100K total package
Posted: 9 hours ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and career
Posted: 10 hours ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and career
Posted: 10 hours ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum attractive benefits and career
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + Circa £150K total package
Posted: 10 hours ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and career
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + y
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago