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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 69 73 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +34
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 3927 3785 2765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.80% 3.63% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 4.41% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3075 2897 2191
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,600 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,367 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +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
85706 85883 83957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.85% 82.34% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69758 68377 69647
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 £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +6 3730 £50,000 - 688
London +11 2247 £55,000 -4.34% 411
South East -23 537 £45,000 - 92
City of London +13 476 £55,000 - 128
Yorkshire +39 214 £35,000 -4.76% 37
Berkshire +64 191 £50,500 +9.18% 27
East of England +27 188 £55,000 +27.90% 25
West Yorkshire +51 177 £35,000 -12.50% 28
North West -7 157 £35,000 -3.44% 49
Leeds +59 141 £35,000 -22.22% 18
West Midlands +3 130 £40,000 -2.43% 28
South West -13 125 £34,000 -2.85% 23
Surrey -52 104 £45,000 - 15
Scotland +7 90 £50,000 +25.00% 36
East Midlands +32 84 £40,000 +5.26% 16
Manchester -30 83 £35,000 - 26
Hertfordshire +14 78 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Reading +37 67 £50,000 +8.10% 8
Oxfordshire +37 64 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Nottinghamshire +35 63 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Cambridgeshire +12 56 £58,750 +30.55% 7
Edinburgh +4 56 £50,000 +25.00% 27
Cheshire +31 54 £41,250 -5.71% 13
Bracknell +22 52 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Nottingham +22 50 £40,000 - 7
Birmingham -6 47 £35,000 -27.08% 9
Hampshire -44 45 £57,500 +31.42% 8
Cambridge +7 43 £52,500 +13.51% 4
Buckinghamshire +16 41 £42,500 +13.33% 2
East Sussex -14 38 £35,000 -12.50% 4

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2228 (27.71%) Finance
2 2226 (27.69%) Marketing
3 2225 (27.67%) SQL
4 2014 (25.05%) Business Intelligence
5 1940 (24.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1710 (21.27%) Degree
7 1551 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
8 1402 (17.44%) Google
9 1387 (17.25%) Big Data
10 1299 (16.16%) HTML
11 1227 (15.26%) Google Analytics
12 1142 (14.20%) JavaScript
13 1122 (13.96%) Java
14 1115 (13.87%) SQL Server
15 1086 (13.51%) Oracle
16 1047 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
17 1014 (12.61%) Microsoft
18 990 (12.31%) CSS
19 918 (11.42%) SAS
20 914 (11.37%) E-Commerce
21 889 (11.06%) ETL
22 853 (10.61%) Web Analytics
23 829 (10.31%) MS Excel
24 811 (10.09%) Retail
25 785 (9.76%) Project Management
26 779 (9.69%) User Experience
27 778 (9.68%) Data Analysis
28 777 (9.66%) Python
29 776 (9.65%) SEO
30 728 (9.05%) C#

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 918 (11.42%) SAS
2 278 (3.46%) CMS
3 184 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 121 (1.50%) WordPress
5 113 (1.41%) Apache Pig
6 104 (1.29%) Node.js
7 94 (1.17%) IIS
8 89 (1.11%) Apache Spark
9 88 (1.09%) Apache
10 77 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 47 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 41 (0.51%) Drupal
13 40 (0.50%) Umbraco
14 35 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
15 33 (0.41%) Apache Solr
15 33 (0.41%) WebLogic
16 30 (0.37%) JBoss
17 28 (0.35%) Confluence
18 19 (0.24%) TeamSite
19 18 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 829 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 438 (5.45%) SPSS
3 269 (3.35%) MS Office
4 226 (2.81%) Photoshop
5 216 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 78 (0.97%) MS Visio
7 75 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
8 44 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
9 42 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 36 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
11 35 (0.44%) InDesign
12 34 (0.42%) MS Project
12 34 (0.42%) PowerPivot
13 29 (0.36%) Acrobat
13 29 (0.36%) Fireworks
14 16 (0.20%) Stata
15 14 (0.17%) CPLEX
16 12 (0.15%) FastStats
17 11 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
18 9 (0.11%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1227 (15.26%) Google Analytics
2 148 (1.84%) WebTrends
3 113 (1.41%) SiteCatalyst
4 106 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
5 60 (0.75%) Magento
6 51 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
7 50 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
7 50 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
8 47 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
9 33 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
10 32 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
10 32 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
11 30 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
11 30 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
11 30 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 25 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
13 21 (0.26%) HFM
14 20 (0.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 19 (0.24%) SAP BPC
15 19 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 158 (1.97%) SaaS
2 142 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 108 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 101 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
5 46 (0.57%) GitHub
6 45 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 38 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 37 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 31 (0.39%) Office 365
10 28 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
11 22 (0.27%) PaaS
12 18 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 16 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
14 12 (0.15%) Heroku
15 10 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
16 8 (0.100%) Route 53
17 7 (0.087%) IaaS
18 6 (0.075%) Rackspace Cloud
19 5 (0.062%) MailChimp
20 4 (0.050%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 231 (2.87%) Internet
2 93 (1.16%) HTTP
3 83 (1.03%) Firewall
4 64 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 54 (0.67%) DNS
6 36 (0.45%) Network Security
7 35 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 30 (0.37%) Wireless
8 30 (0.37%) FTP
8 30 (0.37%) WAN
8 30 (0.37%) Broadband
9 28 (0.35%) SAN
10 26 (0.32%) Intranet
11 24 (0.30%) LAN
12 21 (0.26%) DHCP
13 17 (0.21%) LDAP
13 17 (0.21%) SSL
14 16 (0.20%) Wireshark
15 15 (0.19%) HTTPS
16 14 (0.17%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1387 (17.25%) Big Data
2 1115 (13.87%) SQL Server
3 1047 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
4 605 (7.52%) Hadoop
5 484 (6.02%) Data Mining
6 451 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 448 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 426 (5.30%) Relational Database
9 414 (5.15%) QlikView
10 341 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 319 (3.97%) MySQL
12 309 (3.84%) NoSQL
13 257 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
14 212 (2.64%) Apache Hive
15 205 (2.55%) Oracle Database
16 202 (2.51%) MongoDB
17 198 (2.46%) RDBMS
18 196 (2.44%) OLAP
19 192 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
20 166 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 192 (2.39%) Git (software)
2 128 (1.59%) Subversion
3 101 (1.26%) JIRA
4 94 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 81 (1.01%) ReSharper
6 78 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
6 78 (0.97%) Axure RP
7 67 (0.83%) Moq
7 67 (0.83%) SoapUI
8 66 (0.82%) Jenkins
9 65 (0.81%) Selenium
10 57 (0.71%) Visual Studio
11 50 (0.62%) Eclipse
12 49 (0.61%) Maven
13 39 (0.49%) Bitbucket
14 37 (0.46%) Mercurial
15 34 (0.42%) TeamCity
16 30 (0.37%) Cucumber
16 30 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
17 28 (0.35%) JUnit
General
1 2228 (27.71%) Finance
2 2226 (27.69%) Marketing
3 811 (10.09%) Retail
4 597 (7.43%) Banking
5 479 (5.96%) Advertising
6 308 (3.83%) Telecoms
7 219 (2.72%) Front Office
8 179 (2.23%) Investment Banking
9 173 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 160 (1.99%) Games
11 149 (1.85%) Publishing
12 137 (1.70%) Financial Institution
13 119 (1.48%) Legal
14 79 (0.98%) Manufacturing
15 78 (0.97%) German Language
16 77 (0.96%) Law
17 71 (0.88%) Retail Banking
18 63 (0.78%) Back Office
19 51 (0.63%) French Language
20 40 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1778 (22.11%) Developer
2 1552 (19.30%) Analyst
3 911 (11.33%) Consultant
4 524 (6.52%) Architect
5 417 (5.19%) Data Analyst
6 323 (4.02%) Business Analyst
7 278 (3.46%) Data Scientist
8 262 (3.26%) Senior Developer
9 224 (2.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 211 (2.62%) Java Developer
11 206 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
12 204 (2.54%) Software Engineer
13 184 (2.29%) Web Developer
14 178 (2.21%) Designer
15 176 (2.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 174 (2.16%) Data Architect
17 172 (2.14%) Web Analyst
18 166 (2.06%) Senior Manager
19 164 (2.04%) Project Manager
20 158 (1.97%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1299 (16.16%) HTML
2 990 (12.31%) CSS
3 719 (8.94%) .NET
4 536 (6.67%) jQuery
5 412 (5.12%) HTML5
6 376 (4.68%) Web Services
7 351 (4.37%) XML
8 296 (3.68%) ASP.NET
9 216 (2.69%) CSS3
10 156 (1.94%) JSON
11 150 (1.87%) Spring
12 141 (1.75%) RESTful
12 141 (1.75%) AngularJS
13 139 (1.73%) Ajax
14 137 (1.70%) WPF
15 119 (1.48%) WCF
16 114 (1.42%) REST
17 113 (1.41%) .NET Framework
18 105 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
19 101 (1.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1940 (24.13%) Analytical Skills
2 779 (9.69%) User Experience
3 725 (9.02%) Computer Science
4 709 (8.82%) Social Media
5 658 (8.18%) Visualisation
6 621 (7.72%) Mathematics
7 568 (7.06%) Statistics
8 373 (4.64%) Algorithms
9 310 (3.86%) Data Integration
10 269 (3.35%) Management Information System
11 214 (2.66%) Mobile App
12 197 (2.45%) Open Source
13 164 (2.04%) Credit Risk
14 162 (2.01%) Data Structures
15 159 (1.98%) Derivative
16 126 (1.57%) Digital Media
17 121 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
18 120 (1.49%) Economics
19 104 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 97 (1.21%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 495 (6.16%) Linux
2 372 (4.63%) Windows
3 339 (4.22%) UNIX
4 211 (2.62%) Apple iOS
5 166 (2.06%) Android
6 38 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (0.46%) CentOS
8 29 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.22%) Windows XP
11 13 (0.16%) Solaris
12 12 (0.15%) Debian
13 11 (0.14%) AIX
14 10 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.075%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.075%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.050%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.037%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2014 (25.05%) Business Intelligence
2 1551 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
3 914 (11.37%) E-Commerce
4 889 (11.06%) ETL
5 853 (10.61%) Web Analytics
6 785 (9.76%) Project Management
7 778 (9.68%) Data Analysis
8 776 (9.65%) SEO
9 677 (8.42%) Data Analytics
10 647 (8.05%) Data Modelling
11 615 (7.65%) Digital Marketing
12 599 (7.45%) CRM
13 511 (6.36%) Data Management
14 485 (6.03%) Pay per click
15 440 (5.47%) Software Engineering
16 425 (5.29%) Scrum
17 420 (5.22%) OO
18 384 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
19 369 (4.59%) Mentoring
20 352 (4.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2225 (27.67%) SQL
2 1142 (14.20%) JavaScript
3 1122 (13.96%) Java
4 777 (9.66%) Python
5 728 (9.05%) C#
6 620 (7.71%) R
7 533 (6.63%) C++
8 382 (4.75%) PHP
9 302 (3.76%) T-SQL
10 283 (3.52%) VBA
11 234 (2.91%) C
12 226 (2.81%) MATLAB
13 181 (2.25%) Perl
14 125 (1.55%) Ruby
15 118 (1.47%) PL/SQL
16 113 (1.41%) Scala
17 96 (1.19%) Shell Script
18 94 (1.17%) VB
19 84 (1.04%) Bash Shell
20 65 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1710 (21.27%) Degree
2 241 (3.00%) PhD
3 174 (2.16%) VCP4
4 127 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 78 (0.97%) ISEB
6 74 (0.92%) SC Cleared
7 62 (0.77%) ISTQB
8 57 (0.71%) CISSP
9 50 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 46 (0.57%) MBA
10 46 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 46 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 44 (0.55%) PMI Certification
12 28 (0.35%) IBM Certification
13 27 (0.34%) PMP
14 26 (0.32%) MCSE
15 25 (0.31%) CISA
16 20 (0.25%) GIAC
17 16 (0.20%) GCIH
17 16 (0.20%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 390 (4.85%) QA
2 116 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 58 (0.72%) SLA
4 32 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 27 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (0.30%) WCAG
7 22 (0.27%) PMBOK
8 20 (0.25%) HL7
9 16 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 13 (0.16%) Basel II
10 13 (0.16%) Solvency II
11 11 (0.14%) Basel III
11 11 (0.14%) CRD IV
12 9 (0.11%) COBIT
13 8 (0.100%) FINREP
14 7 (0.087%) WAI
15 6 (0.075%) GCP
15 6 (0.075%) COREP
16 5 (0.062%) FATCA
System Software
1 94 (1.17%) Hyper-V
2 71 (0.88%) HDFS
3 60 (0.75%) Active Directory
4 47 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (0.37%) Apache Flume
6 23 (0.29%) VirtualBox
7 20 (0.25%) Docker
8 11 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 10 (0.12%) vSphere
9 10 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (0.11%) NFS
10 9 (0.11%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.075%) XenApp
11 6 (0.075%) Xsan
12 5 (0.062%) Snort
13 4 (0.050%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.050%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 3 (0.037%) Varnish
14 3 (0.037%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 65 (0.81%) Puppet
2 47 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (0.46%) Vagrant
4 17 (0.21%) Ansible
5 14 (0.17%) Oozie
6 10 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (0.11%) Tivoli
7 9 (0.11%) Capistrano
7 9 (0.11%) Ambari
8 8 (0.100%) Nagios
9 7 (0.087%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (0.087%) Munin
9 7 (0.087%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (0.062%) logstash
10 5 (0.062%) Cacti
10 5 (0.062%) MOM
11 4 (0.050%) Netcool
11 4 (0.050%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 4 (0.050%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 4 (0.050%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1402 (17.44%) Google
2 1086 (13.51%) Oracle
3 1014 (12.61%) Microsoft
4 499 (6.21%) Tableau
5 447 (5.56%) Business Objects
6 409 (5.09%) SAP
7 336 (4.18%) Adobe
8 319 (3.97%) IBM
9 233 (2.90%) Informatica
10 220 (2.74%) Cognos
11 214 (2.66%) Omniture
12 209 (2.60%) Teradata
13 181 (2.25%) Facebook
14 126 (1.57%) Twitter
15 103 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
16 102 (1.27%) Hyperion
17 92 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
18 82 (1.02%) Siebel
18 82 (1.02%) Sybase
19 80 (1.00%) Apple
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Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
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North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
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Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + full benefits
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City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Big benefits!
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: £31300 - £32000 per annum + benefits package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Competitive bonus package
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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West Midlands
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