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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 205 178 177
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 1609 1990 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.65% 1.85% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 2.11% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1524 1650
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%

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
86091 94233 99323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.58% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72000 77563 79306
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
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 -29 1474 £45,000 - 176
London -38 686 £50,000 -9.09% 68
South East +3 260 £42,500 +6.25% 34
East of England +50 152 £41,500 +3.75% 12
City of London -29 104 £52,750 -4.09% 19
South West +2 99 £42,500 +6.25% 12
North West -9 92 £36,000 -4.00% 18
Surrey +40 73 £44,000 +3.52% 7
Scotland +4 69 £60,000 +48.14% 4
West Midlands -48 68 £38,000 -1.29% 13
Hertfordshire +44 62 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Yorkshire +25 62 £42,750 +6.87% 8
East Midlands 0 60 £42,000 -6.66% 9
Hampshire -18 52 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Manchester -36 50 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Cambridgeshire +32 43 £56,250 +58.45% 6
West Yorkshire +21 42 £44,000 +17.33% 5
Glasgow +10 39 £60,000 +60.00%
Wales +22 38 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Berkshire -28 38 £42,500 -5.55% 9
South Wales +26 36 £29,750 -8.46% 1
Northamptonshire +37 33 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Cheshire +54 32 £31,500 -14.28% 6
Gloucestershire +16 32 £45,000 +25.87% 4
Essex +12 32 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Birmingham -26 32 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Edinburgh +17 31 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Oxfordshire +16 31 £56,250 +60.71% 3
Northampton +38 30 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cambridge +35 30 £62,500 +31.57% 5

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1642 (48.57%) SQL
2 1116 (33.01%) Finance
3 945 (27.95%) Analytical Skills
4 943 (27.89%) Business Intelligence
5 729 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
6 678 (20.05%) SQL Server
7 668 (19.76%) Degree
8 664 (19.64%) Analytics
9 560 (16.56%) Microsoft
10 533 (15.76%) Data Warehouse
11 503 (14.88%) MS Excel
12 428 (12.66%) Python
13 400 (11.83%) Oracle
14 367 (10.85%) Data Modelling
15 364 (10.77%) Big Data
16 363 (10.74%) Marketing
17 356 (10.53%) ETL
18 338 (10.00%) Data Management
19 336 (9.94%) Java
20 333 (9.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 331 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
22 330 (9.76%) Computer Science
23 329 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 313 (9.26%) R
25 311 (9.20%) T-SQL
26 305 (9.02%) Statistics
26 305 (9.02%) Machine Learning
27 303 (8.96%) Business Analysis
28 302 (8.93%) Project Management
29 291 (8.61%) Visualisation

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
1 264 (7.81%) SAS
2 118 (3.49%) Apache Spark
3 66 (1.95%) Apache Pig
4 58 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 40 (1.18%) Apache
6 38 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (0.86%) JBoss
8 26 (0.77%) Confluence
9 24 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (0.47%) CMS
11 15 (0.44%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.38%) Apache Solr
12 13 (0.38%) ArcGIS
12 13 (0.38%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.27%) MS Exchange
13 9 (0.27%) Smallworld
14 8 (0.24%) IIS
15 6 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.15%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.089%) WebLogic
Applications
1 503 (14.88%) MS Excel
2 215 (6.36%) MS Office
3 180 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 93 (2.75%) SPSS
5 87 (2.57%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.71%) MS Project
7 13 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.35%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.35%) Stata
9 8 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.15%) HipChat
11 4 (0.12%) Weka
12 3 (0.089%) GNU Octave
12 3 (0.089%) InVision
13 2 (0.059%) CPLEX
13 2 (0.059%) EViews
14 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.030%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 36 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.04%) Markit EDM
2 35 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 22 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
5 18 (0.53%) Endur
5 18 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (0.44%) WebTrends
7 10 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.30%) FastStats
7 10 (0.30%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 10 (0.30%) SAP MDM
8 9 (0.27%) Eloqua
8 9 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (0.24%) Academy Housing
9 8 (0.24%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 8 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 8 (0.24%) SAP CO
9 8 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 73 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (1.18%) Google Analytics
3 39 (1.15%) SaaS
4 30 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
6 23 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 11 (0.33%) Force.com
8 10 (0.30%) Taleo
9 8 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.21%) PaaS
11 6 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.12%) Office 365
13 3 (0.089%) FinancialForce.com
14 2 (0.059%) AdWords
14 2 (0.059%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.059%) SmartFocus
15 1 (0.030%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.030%) GitHub
15 1 (0.030%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (0.83%) Internet
2 26 (0.77%) Firewall
3 17 (0.50%) LAN
4 16 (0.47%) WAN
4 16 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (0.41%) Network Security
6 11 (0.33%) Intranet
7 9 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (0.27%) SMS
8 8 (0.24%) Wireless
9 7 (0.21%) FTP
10 6 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (0.15%) VPN
11 5 (0.15%) Wireless Security
11 5 (0.15%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.089%) 3G
12 3 (0.089%) 4G
12 3 (0.089%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.089%) DNS
12 3 (0.089%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 678 (20.05%) SQL Server
2 533 (15.76%) Data Warehouse
3 364 (10.77%) Big Data
4 333 (9.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 329 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 256 (7.57%) Hadoop
7 234 (6.92%) Data Mining
8 176 (5.21%) Relational Database
9 151 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 148 (4.38%) QlikView
11 147 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
12 145 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 133 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 126 (3.73%) MongoDB
15 115 (3.40%) MySQL
15 115 (3.40%) NoSQL
16 101 (2.99%) Apache Hive
17 86 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
18 74 (2.19%) MS Access
19 68 (2.01%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 90 (2.66%) Git (software)
2 81 (2.40%) JIRA
3 65 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (1.48%) Jenkins
5 47 (1.39%) Visual Studio
6 33 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
7 32 (0.95%) Subversion
8 26 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
9 22 (0.65%) Vagrant
9 22 (0.65%) Yeoman
10 18 (0.53%) Maven
11 16 (0.47%) Gradle
12 14 (0.41%) Selenium
13 13 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 12 (0.35%) Toad
15 10 (0.30%) Axure RP
15 10 (0.30%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.30%) JUnit
16 9 (0.27%) LabVIEW
General
1 1116 (33.01%) Finance
2 363 (10.74%) Marketing
3 245 (7.25%) Banking
4 202 (5.97%) Retail
5 132 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 78 (2.31%) Legal
7 74 (2.19%) Manufacturing
8 56 (1.66%) Billing
9 50 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 49 (1.45%) Games
11 48 (1.42%) Advertising
12 42 (1.24%) Publishing
13 38 (1.12%) Front Office
14 35 (1.04%) Back Office
15 32 (0.95%) Law
16 31 (0.92%) Aerospace
17 28 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
18 27 (0.80%) Financial Institution
19 25 (0.74%) Electronics
20 24 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1538 (45.49%) Analyst
2 600 (17.75%) Developer
3 542 (16.03%) Data Analyst
4 458 (13.55%) Business Analyst
5 287 (8.49%) SQL Analyst
6 226 (6.68%) Consultant
7 198 (5.86%) Data Scientist
8 177 (5.24%) SQL Data Analyst
9 173 (5.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 154 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
11 138 (4.08%) Architect
12 137 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 128 (3.79%) SQL Developer
14 108 (3.19%) Data Business Analyst
15 96 (2.84%) Report Analyst
16 90 (2.66%) Junior
17 89 (2.63%) Excel Analyst
18 85 (2.51%) Analyst Developer
19 82 (2.43%) Data Architect
20 79 (2.34%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (4.55%) HTML
2 149 (4.41%) .NET
3 124 (3.67%) XML
4 111 (3.28%) CSS
5 86 (2.54%) Natural Language Processing
6 78 (2.31%) MDX
7 66 (1.95%) D3.js
8 61 (1.80%) AngularJS
9 56 (1.66%) Web Services
10 54 (1.60%) HTML5
11 47 (1.39%) jQuery
12 43 (1.27%) Pandas
12 43 (1.27%) REST
13 42 (1.24%) JSON
14 36 (1.06%) ASP.NET
15 34 (1.01%) SciPy
16 33 (0.98%) NumPy
17 28 (0.83%) scikit-learn
18 27 (0.80%) Django
19 26 (0.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 945 (27.95%) Analytical Skills
2 330 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 305 (9.02%) Statistics
4 291 (8.61%) Visualisation
5 274 (8.10%) Management Information System
6 243 (7.19%) Mathematics
7 181 (5.35%) Algorithms
8 101 (2.99%) User Experience
9 91 (2.69%) Physics
10 81 (2.40%) Data Integration
11 75 (2.22%) Data Structures
12 51 (1.51%) Data Extraction
13 48 (1.42%) Fintech
14 44 (1.30%) Economics
15 43 (1.27%) Fixed Income
16 42 (1.24%) Hedge funds
17 41 (1.21%) Life Science
18 40 (1.18%) Artificial Intelligence
19 37 (1.09%) Reference Data
20 35 (1.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 157 (4.64%) Linux
2 139 (4.11%) Windows
3 97 (2.87%) Unix
4 26 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 25 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 20 (0.59%) Solaris
7 10 (0.30%) CentOS
8 8 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.18%) Android
9 6 (0.18%) CatOS
9 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.15%) AIX
11 4 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.089%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.030%) Debian
13 1 (0.030%) HPUX
13 1 (0.030%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 943 (27.89%) Business Intelligence
2 729 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
3 664 (19.64%) Analytics
4 367 (10.85%) Data Modelling
5 356 (10.53%) ETL
6 338 (10.00%) Data Management
7 331 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 305 (9.02%) Machine Learning
9 303 (8.96%) Business Analysis
10 302 (8.93%) Project Management
11 287 (8.49%) Data Analytics
12 211 (6.24%) Scrum
13 204 (6.03%) SDLC
14 194 (5.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 190 (5.62%) CRM
16 185 (5.47%) Asset Management
17 180 (5.32%) Change Management
18 179 (5.29%) Migration
19 170 (5.03%) ITIL
20 159 (4.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1642 (48.57%) SQL
2 428 (12.66%) Python
3 336 (9.94%) Java
4 313 (9.26%) R
5 311 (9.20%) T-SQL
6 202 (5.97%) VBA
7 182 (5.38%) C#
8 167 (4.94%) JavaScript
9 144 (4.26%) C++
10 134 (3.96%) PL/SQL
11 93 (2.75%) MATLAB
12 81 (2.40%) Scala
13 65 (1.92%) C
14 64 (1.89%) PHP
15 61 (1.80%) VB
16 34 (1.01%) Perl
17 28 (0.83%) Ruby
18 25 (0.74%) Bash Shell
18 25 (0.74%) Clojure
19 22 (0.65%) Cypher
Qualifications
1 668 (19.76%) Degree
2 115 (3.40%) PhD
3 82 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 49 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 48 (1.42%) CISA
6 38 (1.12%) ISEB
7 28 (0.83%) CISSP
7 28 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 27 (0.80%) PCI QSA
9 23 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
9 23 (0.68%) CISM
10 18 (0.53%) DV Cleared
11 17 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (0.47%) ISTQB
12 16 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 14 (0.41%) CCNA
13 14 (0.41%) PMI Certification
14 13 (0.38%) PMP
15 8 (0.24%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (7.87%) Data Quality
2 155 (4.58%) QA
3 114 (3.37%) SLA
4 42 (1.24%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.44%) MiFID
6 11 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.30%) EMIR
8 9 (0.27%) COBIT
9 8 (0.24%) CRD IV
9 8 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
10 7 (0.21%) Basel III
10 7 (0.21%) COREP
10 7 (0.21%) FINREP
10 7 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.15%) ISO19770
12 4 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
13 3 (0.089%) SDET
14 2 (0.059%) FATCA
14 2 (0.059%) GPG13
14 2 (0.059%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 31 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 22 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
2 22 (0.65%) VirtualBox
3 9 (0.27%) Apache Flume
3 9 (0.27%) HDFS
4 8 (0.24%) Firmware
5 7 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.089%) Snort
10 2 (0.059%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 18 (0.53%) EnCase
2 17 (0.50%) Oozie
3 12 (0.35%) Rundeck
4 9 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.21%) Puppet
6 6 (0.18%) SCCM
7 5 (0.15%) logstash
7 5 (0.15%) Nessus
7 5 (0.15%) Terraform
8 4 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (0.12%) SCOM
8 4 (0.12%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 2 (0.059%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.059%) FTK
10 1 (0.030%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.030%) Control-M
10 1 (0.030%) RSA Archer
10 1 (0.030%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.030%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 560 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 400 (11.83%) Oracle
3 276 (8.16%) Tableau
4 178 (5.26%) SAP
5 89 (2.63%) Cognos
6 76 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
7 74 (2.19%) IBM
8 71 (2.10%) Google
8 71 (2.10%) Informatica
9 42 (1.24%) Splunk
10 41 (1.21%) Cisco
11 34 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
12 33 (0.98%) Talend
13 32 (0.95%) Bloomberg
14 31 (0.92%) Remedy
15 29 (0.86%) Reuters
16 28 (0.83%) Adobe
17 27 (0.80%) Teradata
18 23 (0.68%) TIBCO
19 19 (0.56%) Hyperion
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary will be given based on experi
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 25 hols+BH, pension, death in service
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Holiday buy/sale, Bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £95,000, plus an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago