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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 212 187 184
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 1450 1897 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.61% 1.77% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.02% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1530 1560
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £38,500 £39,375
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -2.22%

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
79346 93895 96993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.09% 87.52% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65361 77586 79710
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,028
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -21 1369 £45,000 -5.26% 177
London -33 641 £52,500 -4.54% 81
South East +7 243 £52,500 +31.25% 29
North West +23 118 £33,000 +10.00% 19
East of England +21 100 £39,500 +1.93% 9
City of London -21 100 £42,500 -15.00% 22
West Midlands -40 90 £36,500 -13.09% 12
South West +16 67 £40,000 -1.84% 8
Berkshire +43 63 £52,500 +31.25% 13
Manchester +15 59 £41,500 +10.66% 15
Surrey +10 55 £50,000 +29.61%
Yorkshire -3 50 £38,750 +33.62% 5
East Midlands -14 48 £35,000 +12.90% 13
Scotland +2 38 £45,000 +14.64% 7
West Sussex +50 35 £55,000 +41.02% 1
Birmingham -3 34 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Hertfordshire +6 33 £46,250 +19.35% 2
West Yorkshire +19 29 £42,500 +51.78% 4
Buckinghamshire -13 27 £35,000 +6.06% 3
Cambridgeshire +22 26 £35,000 -24.32% 6
Nottinghamshire -9 26 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Nottingham -13 25 £37,500 +27.11% 7
Oxfordshire +36 24 £50,000 -7.83% 5
Glasgow +14 22 £44,500 +15.58% 1
Lancashire +8 22 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Oxford +37 21 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hampshire -31 21 £28,500 -28.30% 4
Essex +18 20 £39,000 +13.47%
Wiltshire +31 19 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Bristol +15 19 £37,500 -13.29% 3

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 1486 (48.93%) SQL
2 902 (29.70%) Finance
3 792 (26.08%) Business Intelligence
4 762 (25.09%) Analytical Skills
5 684 (22.52%) Degree
6 611 (20.12%) Analytics
7 589 (19.39%) SQL Server
8 584 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 495 (16.30%) Microsoft
10 490 (16.13%) MS Excel
11 399 (13.14%) Data Warehouse
12 352 (11.59%) Python
13 327 (10.77%) Data Modelling
14 325 (10.70%) ETL
15 319 (10.50%) T-SQL
16 314 (10.34%) Computer Science
17 311 (10.24%) Oracle
18 310 (10.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 308 (10.14%) Big Data
20 305 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 304 (10.01%) Marketing
22 267 (8.79%) Data Management
23 249 (8.20%) Business Analysis
23 249 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
24 240 (7.90%) Data Quality
25 234 (7.70%) Java
25 234 (7.70%) Mathematics
26 233 (7.67%) Statistics
27 231 (7.61%) Visualisation
28 222 (7.31%) R

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
1 206 (6.78%) SAS
2 103 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 83 (2.73%) Apache Spark
4 30 (0.99%) Apache
5 28 (0.92%) Apache Pig
6 20 (0.66%) Confluence
7 18 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (0.59%) Tomcat
8 16 (0.53%) IIS
9 15 (0.49%) Apache Solr
9 15 (0.49%) CICS
10 14 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (0.46%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.40%) MS Exchange
12 11 (0.36%) ArcGIS
12 11 (0.36%) GlassFish
13 10 (0.33%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.26%) Jupyter
15 7 (0.23%) CMS
15 7 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 490 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 214 (7.05%) MS Office
3 185 (6.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 89 (2.93%) SPSS
5 80 (2.63%) MS Visio
6 33 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.76%) MS Project
8 13 (0.43%) Stata
9 8 (0.26%) EViews
10 7 (0.23%) GNU Octave
11 3 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.099%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.066%) CPLEX
13 1 (0.033%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.033%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 34 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (0.66%) Endur
4 17 (0.56%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 17 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.53%) FastStats
6 15 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 15 (0.49%) WebTrends
7 10 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.30%) Academy Housing
9 8 (0.26%) Aareon QL
9 8 (0.26%) MIS ActiveH
9 8 (0.26%) Northgate Housing
9 8 (0.26%) OPENHousing
9 8 (0.26%) Orchard Housing
9 8 (0.26%) SAP FI
10 7 (0.23%) Eloqua
10 7 (0.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 77 (2.54%) Google Analytics
2 67 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (1.58%) SaaS
4 30 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (0.72%) PaaS
7 16 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
7 16 (0.53%) AdWords
8 15 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (0.49%) IaaS
9 13 (0.43%) Taleo
10 11 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
10 11 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.36%) G Suite
11 7 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
12 6 (0.20%) GitHub
13 5 (0.16%) Office 365
14 3 (0.099%) FinancialForce.com
14 3 (0.099%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.12%) Internet
2 24 (0.79%) DNS
3 21 (0.69%) DHCP
4 20 (0.66%) VPN
5 19 (0.63%) Intranet
6 18 (0.59%) Firewall
6 18 (0.59%) SAN
7 17 (0.56%) Wireshark
8 16 (0.53%) 802.11
8 16 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (0.46%) LAN
9 14 (0.46%) WAN
10 9 (0.30%) SMS
11 8 (0.26%) FTP
11 8 (0.26%) Wireless
12 7 (0.23%) Network Security
12 7 (0.23%) TCP/IP
13 5 (0.16%) 3G
13 5 (0.16%) HTTP
13 5 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 589 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 399 (13.14%) Data Warehouse
3 310 (10.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 308 (10.14%) Big Data
5 305 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 168 (5.53%) Hadoop
7 157 (5.17%) Relational Database
8 151 (4.97%) Data Mining
9 125 (4.12%) QlikView
10 117 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 114 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 110 (3.62%) BusinessObjects
13 107 (3.52%) Power BI
14 94 (3.10%) MySQL
15 83 (2.73%) NoSQL
16 79 (2.60%) MS Access
17 78 (2.57%) MongoDB
17 78 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
18 65 (2.14%) Oracle Database
19 62 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 88 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 81 (2.67%) JIRA
3 56 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 40 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 34 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
7 30 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
8 22 (0.72%) Subversion
9 20 (0.66%) Vagrant
10 19 (0.63%) Maven
11 14 (0.46%) ERwin
11 14 (0.46%) Hudson
11 14 (0.46%) TeamCity
12 13 (0.43%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (0.40%) Gradle
14 11 (0.36%) LabVIEW
14 11 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
14 11 (0.36%) Yeoman
15 10 (0.33%) Ant
General
1 902 (29.70%) Finance
2 304 (10.01%) Marketing
3 221 (7.28%) Banking
4 216 (7.11%) Retail
5 110 (3.62%) Legal
6 109 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 59 (1.94%) Games
8 54 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.58%) Investment Banking
10 47 (1.55%) Back Office
11 41 (1.35%) Advertising
12 40 (1.32%) Front Office
12 40 (1.32%) Law
13 38 (1.25%) Billing
14 37 (1.22%) Financial Institution
15 36 (1.19%) Automotive
16 26 (0.86%) Retail Banking
17 20 (0.66%) Aerospace
18 18 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
18 18 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1363 (44.88%) Analyst
2 545 (17.95%) Developer
3 509 (16.76%) Data Analyst
4 372 (12.25%) Business Analyst
5 276 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
6 188 (6.19%) SQL Data Analyst
7 178 (5.86%) Consultant
8 161 (5.30%) Data Scientist
9 146 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
10 135 (4.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 130 (4.28%) SQL Developer
12 107 (3.52%) Architect
13 105 (3.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 83 (2.73%) Systems Analyst
15 82 (2.70%) Analyst Developer
16 81 (2.67%) Report Analyst
17 74 (2.44%) Data Architect
18 73 (2.40%) Junior
19 71 (2.34%) Data Business Analyst
20 65 (2.14%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (4.97%) HTML
2 140 (4.61%) .NET
3 98 (3.23%) CSS
4 91 (3.00%) XML
5 62 (2.04%) AngularJS
6 57 (1.88%) jQuery
7 54 (1.78%) Natural Language Processing
8 51 (1.68%) Web Services
9 49 (1.61%) MDX
10 47 (1.55%) ASP.NET
11 43 (1.42%) HTML5
12 41 (1.35%) D3.js
12 41 (1.35%) RESTful
13 36 (1.19%) .NET Framework
14 33 (1.09%) Entity Framework
15 29 (0.95%) WCF
16 24 (0.79%) Node.js
16 24 (0.79%) Pandas
17 21 (0.69%) React
18 20 (0.66%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 762 (25.09%) Analytical Skills
2 314 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 234 (7.70%) Mathematics
4 233 (7.67%) Statistics
5 231 (7.61%) Visualisation
6 190 (6.26%) Management Information System
7 140 (4.61%) Algorithms
8 78 (2.57%) Data Integration
9 75 (2.47%) User Experience
10 74 (2.44%) Physics
11 71 (2.34%) Data Extraction
12 60 (1.98%) Economics
13 59 (1.94%) Data Structures
13 59 (1.94%) Social Media
14 49 (1.61%) Fixed Income
15 43 (1.42%) Credit Risk
16 37 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
16 37 (1.22%) Derivative
16 37 (1.22%) Reference Data
17 35 (1.15%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 155 (5.10%) Windows
2 137 (4.51%) Linux
3 96 (3.16%) Unix
4 36 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 31 (1.02%) Windows 7
6 27 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 17 (0.56%) Windows 10
8 16 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 16 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.53%) Windows Vista
9 14 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 13 (0.43%) Solaris
10 13 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (0.40%) Android
12 11 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.13%) CatOS
14 3 (0.099%) AIX
14 3 (0.099%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.099%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.099%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 792 (26.08%) Business Intelligence
2 611 (20.12%) Analytics
3 584 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 327 (10.77%) Data Modelling
5 325 (10.70%) ETL
6 267 (8.79%) Data Management
7 249 (8.20%) Business Analysis
7 249 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 220 (7.24%) Project Management
9 202 (6.65%) SDLC
10 201 (6.62%) CRM
11 199 (6.55%) Machine Learning
12 196 (6.45%) Data Analytics
13 168 (5.53%) Scrum
14 165 (5.43%) Change Management
15 158 (5.20%) ITIL
16 155 (5.10%) Migration
17 151 (4.97%) E-Commerce
18 119 (3.92%) Waterfall
19 115 (3.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1486 (48.93%) SQL
2 352 (11.59%) Python
3 319 (10.50%) T-SQL
4 234 (7.70%) Java
5 222 (7.31%) R
6 199 (6.55%) C#
7 171 (5.63%) JavaScript
8 152 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 147 (4.84%) VBA
10 134 (4.41%) C++
11 85 (2.80%) PHP
12 77 (2.54%) VB
13 65 (2.14%) MATLAB
14 61 (2.01%) Scala
15 54 (1.78%) C
16 45 (1.48%) Perl
17 40 (1.32%) PowerShell
17 40 (1.32%) Shell Script
18 31 (1.02%) Ruby
19 27 (0.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 684 (22.52%) Degree
2 91 (3.00%) PhD
3 44 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 41 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.28%) ISEB
6 37 (1.22%) CISA
7 24 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 23 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (0.72%) CCNA
10 20 (0.66%) PCI QSA
11 19 (0.63%) MCSE
12 18 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (0.56%) CISSP
14 16 (0.53%) MCSA
15 15 (0.49%) MCP
16 14 (0.46%) CISM
16 14 (0.46%) DV Cleared
17 13 (0.43%) PMI Certification
17 13 (0.43%) PMP
18 12 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (7.90%) Data Quality
2 162 (5.33%) QA
3 95 (3.13%) SLA
4 39 (1.28%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.43%) MiFID
6 10 (0.33%) EMIR
7 9 (0.30%) COBIT
7 9 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
9 5 (0.16%) P3O
10 3 (0.099%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.099%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.099%) SNOMED CT
11 2 (0.066%) FATCA
11 2 (0.066%) GCP
11 2 (0.066%) GLP
11 2 (0.066%) HL7
11 2 (0.066%) SDET
12 1 (0.033%) ISO22301
System Software
1 61 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 23 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.49%) HDFS
4 12 (0.40%) Apache Flume
5 11 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.36%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.33%) Docker
6 10 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.30%) Ceph
7 9 (0.30%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 6 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.099%) Firmware
11 2 (0.066%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.033%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (0.63%) Oozie
2 18 (0.59%) EnCase
3 14 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
3 14 (0.46%) Tivoli
4 13 (0.43%) SCCM
5 12 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.33%) AirWatch
6 10 (0.33%) Ansible
6 10 (0.33%) Puppet
7 9 (0.30%) Rundeck
8 6 (0.20%) FTK
9 3 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.099%) SCOM
10 2 (0.066%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.066%) Nessus
10 2 (0.066%) SCSM
10 2 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.033%) cPanel
11 1 (0.033%) logstash
11 1 (0.033%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 495 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 311 (10.24%) Oracle
3 216 (7.11%) Tableau
4 128 (4.21%) Google
5 108 (3.56%) SAP
6 75 (2.47%) Informatica
7 74 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 71 (2.34%) IBM
9 61 (2.01%) Cognos
10 48 (1.58%) Teradata
11 45 (1.48%) MicroStrategy
12 34 (1.12%) Talend
13 33 (1.09%) Cisco
13 33 (1.09%) HP
13 33 (1.09%) VMware
14 25 (0.82%) Adobe
15 17 (0.56%) OpenLink
15 17 (0.56%) Orchard
15 17 (0.56%) Triple Point
16 16 (0.53%) Omniture
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Martin & Conley
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Lavendon Group
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago