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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 66 70 103
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +33
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 4265 4183 3085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.89% 3.65% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 4.43% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3319 3189 2438
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
91159 94353 87863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.17% 82.31% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73885 75668 72432
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 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 31 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 4048 £50,000 - 638
London +10 2505 £55,000 -4.34% 368
South East -8 586 £45,000 - 108
City of London +24 558 £55,000 -4.34% 117
Berkshire +69 210 £50,500 +6.31% 31
Yorkshire +24 208 £35,000 -6.66% 32
East of England +16 193 £47,500 +5.55% 13
West Yorkshire +41 164 £35,000 -12.50% 26
West Midlands +19 157 £40,000 -6.73% 24
North West -6 155 £35,000 - 52
Leeds +42 135 £35,000 -22.22% 24
South West -32 123 £33,500 -4.28% 20
Surrey -49 110 £45,000 -5.26% 16
Scotland +29 94 £50,000 +8.10% 37
East Midlands +26 83 £40,000 +5.26% 13
Manchester -34 81 £35,877 +2.50% 27
Hertfordshire +6 78 £52,500 +2.43% 7
Hampshire -40 71 £45,000 - 8
Reading +22 68 £50,000 -13.04% 12
Birmingham +7 59 £35,000 -53.33% 8
Oxfordshire +20 57 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Bracknell +26 55 £52,500 +34.61% 3
Nottinghamshire +32 54 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Edinburgh +3 53 £49,750 +17.05% 29
Cheshire +24 52 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Cambridgeshire +9 51 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Nottingham +11 44 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 44 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Gloucestershire +24 39 £43,750 - 4
East Sussex -22 39 £35,000 -12.50% 2

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 2309 (28.26%) Finance
2 2295 (28.09%) SQL
3 2222 (27.20%) Marketing
4 2063 (25.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1969 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1764 (21.59%) Degree
7 1570 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
8 1438 (17.60%) Big Data
9 1397 (17.10%) Google
10 1330 (16.28%) HTML
11 1222 (14.96%) Google Analytics
12 1185 (14.50%) JavaScript
13 1163 (14.24%) SQL Server
14 1122 (13.73%) Java
15 1118 (13.68%) Oracle
16 1094 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
17 1047 (12.82%) Microsoft
18 1010 (12.36%) CSS
19 956 (11.70%) SAS
20 928 (11.36%) ETL
21 909 (11.13%) E-Commerce
22 864 (10.58%) MS Excel
23 855 (10.47%) Retail
24 838 (10.26%) Python
25 815 (9.98%) Web Analytics
26 802 (9.82%) Project Management
27 788 (9.65%) SEO
28 763 (9.34%) Data Analysis
29 756 (9.25%) C#
30 752 (9.20%) Data Analytics

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 956 (11.70%) SAS
2 289 (3.54%) CMS
3 191 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 141 (1.73%) WordPress
5 127 (1.55%) Apache Pig
6 111 (1.36%) Apache
7 110 (1.35%) Node.js
8 106 (1.30%) Apache Spark
9 96 (1.18%) IIS
10 71 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 59 (0.72%) WebSphere
12 51 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
13 48 (0.59%) Drupal
14 40 (0.49%) Umbraco
15 35 (0.43%) Apache Solr
16 31 (0.38%) WebLogic
17 29 (0.35%) Confluence
18 25 (0.31%) JBoss
19 22 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
20 18 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 864 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 454 (5.56%) SPSS
3 273 (3.34%) MS Office
4 227 (2.78%) Photoshop
5 220 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 75 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 72 (0.88%) MS Visio
8 53 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 41 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
10 39 (0.48%) MS Project
11 36 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
11 36 (0.44%) PowerPivot
12 34 (0.42%) InDesign
13 30 (0.37%) Acrobat
14 28 (0.34%) Fireworks
15 15 (0.18%) Stata
16 14 (0.17%) CPLEX
17 12 (0.15%) FastStats
17 12 (0.15%) Mathematica
18 11 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1222 (14.96%) Google Analytics
2 137 (1.68%) WebTrends
3 108 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
4 107 (1.31%) SiteCatalyst
5 84 (1.03%) Magento
6 54 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
7 52 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
8 48 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
8 48 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
9 32 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
9 32 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 32 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
10 31 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
10 31 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
11 29 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
12 24 (0.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 22 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
14 20 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
15 19 (0.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
16 17 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 188 (2.30%) SaaS
2 163 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 117 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 113 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
5 58 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
6 49 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 49 (0.60%) GitHub
7 40 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
8 36 (0.44%) Office 365
9 35 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 17 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
11 16 (0.20%) PaaS
12 14 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 13 (0.16%) Google App Engine
14 9 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
15 8 (0.098%) Route 53
16 7 (0.086%) Heroku
16 7 (0.086%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 5 (0.061%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 224 (2.74%) Internet
2 103 (1.26%) HTTP
3 89 (1.09%) Firewall
4 72 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 62 (0.76%) DNS
6 42 (0.51%) FTP
7 41 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 40 (0.49%) Network Security
9 33 (0.40%) Wireless
10 32 (0.39%) WAN
11 31 (0.38%) Broadband
12 30 (0.37%) SSL
13 29 (0.35%) SAN
13 29 (0.35%) Intranet
13 29 (0.35%) LAN
14 25 (0.31%) DHCP
15 18 (0.22%) LDAP
16 17 (0.21%) HTTPS
17 15 (0.18%) IP Telephony
17 15 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1438 (17.60%) Big Data
2 1163 (14.24%) SQL Server
3 1094 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
4 636 (7.78%) Hadoop
5 489 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 476 (5.83%) Data Mining
7 470 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 437 (5.35%) Relational Database
9 423 (5.18%) QlikView
10 362 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 342 (4.19%) MySQL
12 337 (4.12%) NoSQL
13 260 (3.18%) Oracle BI EE
14 229 (2.80%) MongoDB
15 223 (2.73%) Apache Hive
16 218 (2.67%) Oracle Database
17 217 (2.66%) RDBMS
18 197 (2.41%) OLAP
19 191 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
20 189 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 211 (2.58%) Git (software)
2 132 (1.62%) Subversion
3 100 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 97 (1.19%) JIRA
5 89 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
6 82 (1.00%) ReSharper
7 79 (0.97%) Selenium
7 79 (0.97%) Jenkins
8 73 (0.89%) Visual Studio
9 69 (0.84%) SoapUI
10 68 (0.83%) Moq
11 66 (0.81%) Axure RP
12 48 (0.59%) Eclipse
13 46 (0.56%) TeamCity
14 44 (0.54%) Maven
15 37 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
16 36 (0.44%) Mercurial
17 34 (0.42%) Bitbucket
18 33 (0.40%) Cucumber
19 31 (0.38%) Yeoman
General
1 2309 (28.26%) Finance
2 2222 (27.20%) Marketing
3 855 (10.47%) Retail
4 626 (7.66%) Banking
5 456 (5.58%) Advertising
6 334 (4.09%) Telecoms
7 214 (2.62%) Front Office
8 205 (2.51%) Investment Banking
9 176 (2.15%) Games
10 165 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 145 (1.77%) Financial Institution
12 137 (1.68%) Publishing
13 116 (1.42%) Legal
14 94 (1.15%) Manufacturing
15 83 (1.02%) Back Office
16 77 (0.94%) Law
17 76 (0.93%) Retail Banking
18 73 (0.89%) German Language
19 45 (0.55%) French Language
20 40 (0.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1776 (21.74%) Developer
2 1582 (19.36%) Analyst
3 966 (11.82%) Consultant
4 545 (6.67%) Architect
5 439 (5.37%) Data Analyst
6 332 (4.06%) Business Analyst
7 322 (3.94%) Data Scientist
8 266 (3.26%) Senior Developer
9 227 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 213 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
11 209 (2.56%) Software Engineer
12 196 (2.40%) Web Developer
13 190 (2.33%) Java Developer
14 182 (2.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 181 (2.22%) Data Architect
16 173 (2.12%) Insight Analyst
17 171 (2.09%) Designer
18 167 (2.04%) Project Manager
19 162 (1.98%) Web Analyst
20 158 (1.93%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1330 (16.28%) HTML
2 1010 (12.36%) CSS
3 744 (9.11%) .NET
4 534 (6.54%) jQuery
5 432 (5.29%) HTML5
6 385 (4.71%) Web Services
7 352 (4.31%) XML
8 304 (3.72%) ASP.NET
9 226 (2.77%) CSS3
10 153 (1.87%) AngularJS
10 153 (1.87%) Spring
11 145 (1.77%) JSON
12 137 (1.68%) WPF
13 136 (1.66%) Ajax
14 132 (1.62%) REST
15 129 (1.58%) RESTful
16 123 (1.51%) WCF
17 114 (1.40%) .NET Framework
18 112 (1.37%) J2EE
19 104 (1.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1969 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
2 746 (9.13%) Computer Science
3 731 (8.95%) User Experience
4 726 (8.89%) Social Media
5 697 (8.53%) Visualisation
6 638 (7.81%) Mathematics
7 588 (7.20%) Statistics
8 377 (4.61%) Algorithms
9 323 (3.95%) Data Integration
10 306 (3.75%) Management Information System
11 217 (2.66%) Open Source
12 210 (2.57%) Mobile App
13 168 (2.06%) Credit Risk
14 166 (2.03%) Data Structures
15 161 (1.97%) Derivative
16 134 (1.64%) Digital Media
17 130 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
17 130 (1.59%) Economics
18 105 (1.29%) Physics
19 104 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 511 (6.25%) Linux
2 392 (4.80%) Windows
3 306 (3.75%) UNIX
4 204 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 154 (1.88%) Android
6 44 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (0.43%) CentOS
8 30 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (0.21%) Windows XP
11 16 (0.20%) Solaris
12 12 (0.15%) AIX
13 11 (0.13%) Debian
14 10 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
14 10 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.086%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.073%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.049%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.037%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2063 (25.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1570 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
3 928 (11.36%) ETL
4 909 (11.13%) E-Commerce
5 815 (9.98%) Web Analytics
6 802 (9.82%) Project Management
7 788 (9.65%) SEO
8 763 (9.34%) Data Analysis
9 752 (9.20%) Data Analytics
10 681 (8.34%) Data Modelling
11 617 (7.55%) CRM
12 608 (7.44%) Digital Marketing
13 517 (6.33%) Data Management
14 486 (5.95%) Pay per click
15 446 (5.46%) Software Engineering
16 440 (5.39%) Scrum
17 426 (5.21%) OO
18 416 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
19 368 (4.50%) Web Development
20 349 (4.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2295 (28.09%) SQL
2 1185 (14.50%) JavaScript
3 1122 (13.73%) Java
4 838 (10.26%) Python
5 756 (9.25%) C#
6 662 (8.10%) R
7 542 (6.63%) C++
8 405 (4.96%) PHP
9 321 (3.93%) T-SQL
10 292 (3.57%) VBA
11 263 (3.22%) MATLAB
12 230 (2.82%) C
13 204 (2.50%) Perl
14 147 (1.80%) Ruby
15 132 (1.62%) PL/SQL
16 130 (1.59%) Scala
17 99 (1.21%) VB
18 90 (1.10%) Shell Script
19 89 (1.09%) Bash Shell
20 66 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1764 (21.59%) Degree
2 253 (3.10%) PhD
3 154 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 79 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 79 (0.97%) ISEB
5 68 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 65 (0.80%) CISSP
7 54 (0.66%) PMI Certification
7 54 (0.66%) DV Cleared
8 53 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 51 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 44 (0.54%) MBA
11 37 (0.45%) PMP
12 36 (0.44%) IBM Certification
13 28 (0.34%) CISA
13 28 (0.34%) MCSE
14 23 (0.28%) Postgraduate
15 20 (0.24%) CISM
16 19 (0.23%) GIAC
17 16 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 404 (4.94%) QA
2 120 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 72 (0.88%) SLA
4 32 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 29 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (0.31%) WCAG
7 24 (0.29%) HL7
7 24 (0.29%) PMBOK
8 17 (0.21%) Basel II
9 16 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 16 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 15 (0.18%) CRD IV
11 10 (0.12%) COBIT
12 9 (0.11%) FINREP
13 8 (0.098%) Basel III
13 8 (0.098%) COREP
14 7 (0.086%) WAI
15 5 (0.061%) GCP
15 5 (0.061%) HIPAA
System Software
1 106 (1.30%) Hyper-V
2 72 (0.88%) HDFS
3 66 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 64 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (0.38%) Apache Flume
6 30 (0.37%) VirtualBox
7 16 (0.20%) Docker
8 12 (0.15%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (0.12%) NFS
10 9 (0.11%) Xsan
11 8 (0.098%) Snort
11 8 (0.098%) vSphere
12 7 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.086%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.073%) XenApp
14 4 (0.049%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 4 (0.049%) Varnish
15 3 (0.037%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (0.037%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 68 (0.83%) Puppet
2 56 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (0.54%) Vagrant
4 19 (0.23%) Ansible
5 10 (0.12%) Oozie
5 10 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (0.12%) Nagios
6 9 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.11%) Capistrano
7 8 (0.098%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.086%) OPNET
8 7 (0.086%) MOM
8 7 (0.086%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.073%) Munin
10 5 (0.061%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.061%) Cacti
10 5 (0.061%) Ambari
10 5 (0.061%) Salt
11 4 (0.049%) SELinux
11 4 (0.049%) logstash
Vendors
1 1397 (17.10%) Google
2 1118 (13.68%) Oracle
3 1047 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 546 (6.68%) Tableau
5 428 (5.24%) Business Objects
6 426 (5.21%) SAP
7 342 (4.19%) IBM
8 337 (4.12%) Adobe
9 250 (3.06%) Informatica
10 231 (2.83%) Teradata
11 224 (2.74%) Cognos
12 204 (2.50%) Omniture
13 170 (2.08%) Facebook
14 112 (1.37%) Twitter
15 108 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
16 102 (1.25%) Hyperion
17 93 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
17 93 (1.14%) VMware
18 82 (1.00%) Apple
19 74 (0.91%) Siebel
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Chester, Cheshire
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London
Churchill Frank
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Churchill Frank
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Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
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City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £100,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Excellet Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £120000 - £180000 per annum + comp
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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London
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Cheshire
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Salary: £4000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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