The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 176 183 170
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 1839 1994 2170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.89% 1.80% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.08% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1530 1740
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
85300 96063 103309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.80% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71291 78493 83654
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the UK.

Data Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 1703 £46,000 +8.23% 189
London -11 805 £53,500 +1.90% 80
South East +45 350 £42,500 +10.79% 29
East of England +67 146 £40,000 - 25
City of London +1 142 £55,000 - 22
South West +48 108 £47,000 +23.68% 10
West Midlands -34 101 £39,000 +4.00% 13
Surrey +53 82 £44,000 +17.33% 4
North West -30 80 £37,500 - 14
Berkshire +30 71 £42,500 +3.03% 5
Scotland +8 71 £47,500 +26.66% 8
Oxfordshire +31 63 £55,000 +51.26% 4
Hertfordshire +56 61 £40,000 +7.38% 13
East Midlands +6 61 £41,543 +3.85% 7
Manchester -29 61 £37,500 - 8
Yorkshire +13 54 £37,500 - 10
Hampshire +1 52 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Edinburgh +35 40 £55,000 +104.28% 7
West Yorkshire -5 40 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Birmingham -9 38 £37,500 - 1
Wales +26 37 £34,000 -14.46% 1
Leeds +19 36 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +14 35 £65,000 +48.57% 6
South Wales +24 33 £34,000 -32.00%
Essex +30 32 £37,500 -14.77% 2
West Sussex +5 32 £38,500 -23.00%
Bristol +41 30 £46,250 +32.14% 4
Northamptonshire +34 29 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Oxford +17 29 £65,000 +72.31% 3
Warwickshire +9 29 £50,000 -13.04%

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 1779 (48.74%) SQL
2 1211 (33.18%) Finance
3 1062 (29.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1010 (27.67%) Business Intelligence
5 727 (19.92%) SQL Server
6 722 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
6 722 (19.78%) Degree
7 697 (19.10%) Analytics
8 663 (18.16%) Microsoft
9 614 (16.82%) MS Excel
10 610 (16.71%) Data Warehouse
11 464 (12.71%) Oracle
12 450 (12.33%) Marketing
13 439 (12.03%) Data Modelling
14 426 (11.67%) ETL
15 419 (11.48%) Python
16 393 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 383 (10.49%) Big Data
18 374 (10.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 371 (10.16%) Data Management
20 366 (10.03%) Java
21 364 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
22 362 (9.92%) Computer Science
23 345 (9.45%) R
24 342 (9.37%) SAS
25 333 (9.12%) Business Analysis
26 332 (9.10%) Project Management
27 330 (9.04%) Management Information System
28 320 (8.77%) T-SQL
29 310 (8.49%) Statistics

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 342 (9.37%) SAS
2 124 (3.40%) Apache Spark
3 69 (1.89%) Apache Pig
4 67 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 53 (1.45%) CMS
6 45 (1.23%) Apache
7 35 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
8 30 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
8 30 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 28 (0.77%) JBoss
10 27 (0.74%) Confluence
11 15 (0.41%) IIS
12 11 (0.30%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.19%) ArcGIS
14 6 (0.16%) Smallworld
14 6 (0.16%) WordPress
15 5 (0.14%) Drupal
16 4 (0.11%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.11%) GlassFish
16 4 (0.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 614 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 275 (7.53%) MS Office
3 170 (4.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 100 (2.74%) SPSS
5 91 (2.49%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.66%) MS Project
7 20 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.22%) Stata
10 7 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.14%) HipChat
12 4 (0.11%) Weka
13 3 (0.082%) EViews
13 3 (0.082%) Simulink
14 2 (0.055%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.027%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 39 (1.07%) Markit EDM
1 39 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
5 19 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
6 17 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 13 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 8 (0.22%) Eloqua
9 8 (0.22%) Endur
9 8 (0.22%) MetaTrader
9 8 (0.22%) WebTrends
10 7 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
11 6 (0.16%) Magento
11 6 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (0.16%) SAP MDM
12 5 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 71 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (1.59%) SaaS
3 41 (1.12%) Google Analytics
4 32 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
6 25 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.33%) Force.com
8 11 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
10 8 (0.22%) Taleo
11 4 (0.11%) Office 365
11 4 (0.11%) PaaS
12 3 (0.082%) SmartFocus
13 2 (0.055%) AdWords
14 1 (0.027%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.027%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.027%) Google Drive
14 1 (0.027%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 31 (0.85%) Firewall
1 31 (0.85%) Internet
2 25 (0.68%) Network Security
3 20 (0.55%) LAN
4 19 (0.52%) SMS
4 19 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 19 (0.52%) WAN
5 10 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (0.22%) HTTP
8 7 (0.19%) NGN
9 5 (0.14%) tcpdump
9 5 (0.14%) Wireless
10 4 (0.11%) Broadband
10 4 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.11%) FTP
10 4 (0.11%) SNMP
10 4 (0.11%) Wireless Security
11 3 (0.082%) VLAN
11 3 (0.082%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 727 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 610 (16.71%) Data Warehouse
3 393 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 383 (10.49%) Big Data
5 374 (10.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 273 (7.48%) Data Mining
7 265 (7.26%) Hadoop
8 203 (5.56%) QlikView
9 190 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 178 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
11 177 (4.85%) Relational Database
12 167 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
13 147 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
14 124 (3.40%) NoSQL
15 119 (3.26%) MongoDB
16 113 (3.10%) MySQL
17 106 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
18 99 (2.71%) Apache Hive
19 79 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
19 79 (2.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 85 (2.33%) JIRA
2 76 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 61 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (1.21%) Jenkins
4 44 (1.21%) Toad
5 32 (0.88%) Subversion
6 31 (0.85%) Visual Studio
7 25 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
8 24 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
9 23 (0.63%) Vagrant
9 23 (0.63%) Yeoman
10 17 (0.47%) Maven
11 16 (0.44%) Selenium
12 15 (0.41%) Eclipse
13 14 (0.38%) Axure RP
13 14 (0.38%) Gradle
14 13 (0.36%) ERwin
15 12 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 11 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1211 (33.18%) Finance
2 450 (12.33%) Marketing
3 275 (7.53%) Banking
4 194 (5.32%) Retail
5 147 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 93 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 69 (1.89%) Legal
8 68 (1.86%) Billing
9 57 (1.56%) Publishing
10 50 (1.37%) Advertising
11 41 (1.12%) Games
11 41 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 41 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
12 40 (1.10%) Front Office
13 35 (0.96%) Aerospace
13 35 (0.96%) Electronics
14 34 (0.93%) Back Office
14 34 (0.93%) Law
15 28 (0.77%) Automotive
16 25 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1701 (46.60%) Analyst
2 689 (18.88%) Developer
3 581 (15.92%) Data Analyst
4 470 (12.88%) Business Analyst
5 278 (7.62%) SQL Analyst
6 257 (7.04%) Consultant
7 217 (5.95%) Data Scientist
8 172 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 171 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 161 (4.41%) SQL Developer
11 156 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
12 149 (4.08%) SQL Data Analyst
13 140 (3.84%) Architect
14 124 (3.40%) Analyst Developer
15 103 (2.82%) Junior
16 95 (2.60%) Data Business Analyst
17 94 (2.58%) Report Analyst
18 90 (2.47%) Systems Analyst
19 88 (2.41%) Applications Support
20 87 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (4.52%) .NET
2 148 (4.05%) HTML
3 126 (3.45%) XML
4 117 (3.21%) CSS
5 92 (2.52%) MDX
6 79 (2.16%) Natural Language Processing
7 66 (1.81%) D3.js
8 59 (1.62%) Web Services
9 51 (1.40%) HTML5
10 48 (1.32%) Pandas
11 46 (1.26%) AngularJS
12 45 (1.23%) jQuery
13 43 (1.18%) JSON
14 40 (1.10%) REST
15 38 (1.04%) SciPy
16 35 (0.96%) NumPy
16 35 (0.96%) Spring
17 32 (0.88%) ASP.NET
18 29 (0.79%) scikit-learn
19 28 (0.77%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1062 (29.10%) Analytical Skills
2 362 (9.92%) Computer Science
3 330 (9.04%) Management Information System
4 310 (8.49%) Statistics
5 305 (8.36%) Visualisation
6 261 (7.15%) Mathematics
7 188 (5.15%) Algorithms
8 116 (3.18%) User Experience
9 106 (2.90%) Data Structures
10 97 (2.66%) Data Integration
11 67 (1.84%) Physics
12 58 (1.59%) Mobile App
13 54 (1.48%) Hedge funds
14 53 (1.45%) Data Extraction
15 49 (1.34%) Fintech
16 44 (1.21%) Social Media
17 42 (1.15%) Economics
18 40 (1.10%) Credit Risk
19 39 (1.07%) Reference Data
20 38 (1.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 189 (5.18%) Windows
2 166 (4.55%) Linux
3 129 (3.53%) Unix
4 27 (0.74%) Windows Server
5 24 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 21 (0.58%) Solaris
7 10 (0.27%) CentOS
7 10 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.22%) Android
8 8 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.16%) AIX
9 6 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.11%) CatOS
10 4 (0.11%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.11%) VxWorks
11 3 (0.082%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.082%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.027%) HPUX
12 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.027%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1010 (27.67%) Business Intelligence
2 722 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
3 697 (19.10%) Analytics
4 439 (12.03%) Data Modelling
5 426 (11.67%) ETL
6 371 (10.16%) Data Management
7 364 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 333 (9.12%) Business Analysis
9 332 (9.10%) Project Management
10 306 (8.38%) Data Analytics
11 299 (8.19%) Machine Learning
12 212 (5.81%) Scrum
12 212 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 192 (5.26%) Asset Management
14 190 (5.21%) CRM
15 182 (4.99%) SDLC
16 181 (4.96%) ITIL
16 181 (4.96%) Migration
17 175 (4.79%) Data Visualisation
18 168 (4.60%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1779 (48.74%) SQL
2 419 (11.48%) Python
3 366 (10.03%) Java
4 345 (9.45%) R
5 320 (8.77%) T-SQL
6 221 (6.05%) VBA
7 173 (4.74%) PL/SQL
8 169 (4.63%) C++
9 164 (4.49%) C#
10 149 (4.08%) JavaScript
11 116 (3.18%) C
12 111 (3.04%) MATLAB
13 86 (2.36%) Scala
14 45 (1.23%) VB
15 43 (1.18%) PHP
16 39 (1.07%) Ruby
17 36 (0.99%) Perl
18 29 (0.79%) Clojure
19 28 (0.77%) Bash Shell
20 19 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 722 (19.78%) Degree
2 121 (3.32%) PhD
3 116 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 74 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 51 (1.40%) CISA
6 46 (1.26%) ISEB
7 32 (0.88%) PCI QSA
8 28 (0.77%) CISSP
8 28 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
9 27 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 22 (0.60%) CISM
12 21 (0.58%) DV Cleared
12 21 (0.58%) PMI Certification
13 18 (0.49%) ISTQB
14 17 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
15 16 (0.44%) PMP
16 14 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (0.36%) CBAP
18 12 (0.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 306 (8.38%) Data Quality
2 162 (4.44%) QA
3 124 (3.40%) SLA
4 21 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.49%) MiFID
6 15 (0.41%) EMIR
7 13 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.30%) CRD IV
9 9 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (0.25%) HMG Infosec
10 7 (0.19%) Basel III
10 7 (0.19%) COREP
10 7 (0.19%) FINREP
10 7 (0.19%) SDET
11 6 (0.16%) GPG13
12 4 (0.11%) GMP
12 4 (0.11%) ISO19770
12 4 (0.11%) P3O
13 3 (0.082%) HL7
13 3 (0.082%) UCITS
System Software
1 25 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 24 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (0.63%) VirtualBox
4 11 (0.30%) Firmware
5 10 (0.27%) Snort
5 10 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.19%) HDFS
7 6 (0.16%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.11%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.055%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.027%) Docker
10 1 (0.027%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.027%) XenApp
10 1 (0.027%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (0.49%) EnCase
2 9 (0.25%) logstash
2 9 (0.25%) Oozie
2 9 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.19%) Nessus
3 7 (0.19%) Puppet
4 6 (0.16%) Kibana
4 6 (0.16%) Rundeck
5 5 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.14%) SCCM
5 5 (0.14%) Terraform
6 4 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.11%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 3 (0.082%) SCOM
8 2 (0.055%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.055%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.027%) cPanel
9 1 (0.027%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.027%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 663 (18.16%) Microsoft
2 464 (12.71%) Oracle
3 293 (8.03%) Tableau
4 211 (5.78%) SAP
5 110 (3.01%) Cognos
6 70 (1.92%) Informatica
7 68 (1.86%) Google
7 68 (1.86%) IBM
8 60 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 44 (1.21%) Splunk
10 40 (1.10%) Remedy
11 38 (1.04%) Bloomberg
12 34 (0.93%) Reuters
13 33 (0.90%) Teradata
14 32 (0.88%) Cisco
15 27 (0.74%) Adobe
16 25 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
16 25 (0.68%) Talend
17 20 (0.55%) Ab Initio
17 20 (0.55%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum Salary will be given based on experi
Posted: 12 hours ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great base+ Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
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London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Denbigh, Clwyd
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension + Medical
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Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits & Training
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Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + up to 15% bonus + discounts
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
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London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
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Hull, North Humberside
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Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Hampshire
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Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
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