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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 176 183 178
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 1804 2004 2070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.84% 1.82% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.08% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1502 1665
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,722 £38,625
% change year-on-year
+6.04% -2.33%

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
86090 96214 98460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.82% 87.25% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 71883 78657 79409
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,036
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +6 1681 £45,000 - 201
London -5 795 £55,000 +2.80% 80
South East +23 306 £42,500 +6.25% 23
East of England +67 173 £40,000 - 25
City of London -2 129 £57,500 +4.54% 18
West Midlands -30 101 £40,000 +6.66% 13
South West +26 93 £37,500 -3.84% 17
North West -20 86 £37,500 - 18
Hertfordshire +51 76 £41,500 +10.66% 5
East Midlands +7 72 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Surrey +43 69 £45,000 +16.12% 5
Scotland +5 63 £55,000 +39.24% 12
Manchester -37 61 £39,500 +5.33% 12
Hampshire -11 57 £38,750 -1.89% 4
Berkshire -4 55 £42,500 - 6
Yorkshire +21 54 £38,750 -3.12% 13
Oxfordshire +16 53 £62,500 +65.68% 3
Cambridgeshire +30 43 £62,500 +51.51% 14
Birmingham -9 40 £37,500 +3.44% 4
Northamptonshire +45 38 £42,500 -5.55%
Northampton +38 35 £42,500 -5.55%
Essex +20 34 £37,750 +0.66% 5
Glasgow -15 34 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Oxford +18 33 £65,000 +72.31% 1
Wales +15 33 £34,500 +7.88% 4
West Yorkshire +1 33 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Edinburgh +23 31 £50,000 +43.88% 9
Devon +31 29 £32,500 -
South Wales +25 29 £34,500 +7.88% 4
Leeds +24 29 £35,000 -12.50% 4

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1757 (49.00%) SQL
2 1207 (33.66%) Finance
3 1049 (29.25%) Analytical Skills
4 991 (27.64%) Business Intelligence
5 726 (20.25%) SQL Server
5 726 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
6 711 (19.83%) Degree
7 707 (19.72%) Analytics
8 644 (17.96%) Microsoft
9 587 (16.37%) Data Warehouse
10 562 (15.67%) MS Excel
11 454 (12.66%) Oracle
12 424 (11.82%) Marketing
13 410 (11.43%) Data Modelling
14 403 (11.24%) ETL
15 401 (11.18%) Python
16 377 (10.51%) Big Data
17 361 (10.07%) Data Management
18 359 (10.01%) Computer Science
19 358 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 351 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
21 349 (9.73%) Java
22 340 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 331 (9.23%) Business Analysis
24 327 (9.12%) T-SQL
25 323 (9.01%) Project Management
26 322 (8.98%) R
27 320 (8.92%) SAS
28 315 (8.78%) Statistics
29 312 (8.70%) Machine Learning

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
1 320 (8.92%) SAS
2 122 (3.40%) Apache Spark
3 67 (1.87%) Apache Pig
4 60 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 45 (1.25%) Apache
6 42 (1.17%) CMS
7 40 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 29 (0.81%) JBoss
9 27 (0.75%) Confluence
9 27 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 26 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (0.31%) IIS
11 11 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.25%) Smallworld
13 8 (0.22%) Apache Solr
13 8 (0.22%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.20%) ArcGIS
15 6 (0.17%) WordPress
16 5 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 562 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 257 (7.17%) MS Office
3 182 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 96 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 91 (2.54%) SPSS
6 24 (0.67%) MS Project
7 16 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.33%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.28%) Stata
10 8 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.14%) HipChat
11 5 (0.14%) InVision
12 4 (0.11%) Weka
13 2 (0.056%) EViews
14 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.028%) GNU Octave
14 1 (0.028%) Simulink
14 1 (0.028%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 38 (1.06%) Markit EDM
1 38 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 35 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
5 19 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
6 17 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 13 (0.36%) Endur
8 11 (0.31%) WebTrends
9 10 (0.28%) Eloqua
10 9 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 8 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 7 (0.20%) MetaTrader
12 7 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
13 6 (0.17%) FastStats
13 6 (0.17%) Magento
13 6 (0.17%) SAP Business One
13 6 (0.17%) SAP MDM
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 75 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (1.42%) SaaS
3 46 (1.28%) Google Analytics
4 31 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
5 26 (0.73%) Amazon S3
6 12 (0.33%) Force.com
7 10 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.25%) Taleo
9 8 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
10 7 (0.20%) PaaS
11 4 (0.11%) Office 365
12 3 (0.084%) SmartFocus
13 2 (0.056%) AdWords
13 2 (0.056%) FinancialForce.com
14 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.028%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.028%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.028%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 31 (0.86%) Firewall
2 28 (0.78%) Internet
3 23 (0.64%) Network Security
4 16 (0.45%) LAN
5 15 (0.42%) SMS
5 15 (0.42%) WAN
6 13 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (0.28%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.22%) Intranet
9 7 (0.20%) NGN
10 6 (0.17%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (0.17%) FTP
10 6 (0.17%) Wireless
11 5 (0.14%) HTTP
11 5 (0.14%) VPN
11 5 (0.14%) Wireless Security
12 4 (0.11%) DNS
12 4 (0.11%) SNMP
13 3 (0.084%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 726 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 587 (16.37%) Data Warehouse
3 377 (10.51%) Big Data
4 358 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 340 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 272 (7.59%) Data Mining
7 268 (7.47%) Hadoop
8 173 (4.82%) QlikView
8 173 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 171 (4.77%) Relational Database
10 166 (4.63%) BusinessObjects
10 166 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 143 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 128 (3.57%) MongoDB
13 119 (3.32%) NoSQL
14 117 (3.26%) MySQL
15 102 (2.84%) Apache Hive
16 98 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
17 79 (2.20%) MS Access
18 74 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 91 (2.54%) JIRA
2 84 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 64 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 40 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 36 (1.00%) Toad
7 34 (0.95%) Subversion
8 25 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
9 24 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
9 24 (0.67%) Vagrant
9 24 (0.67%) Yeoman
10 18 (0.50%) Maven
11 16 (0.45%) Gradle
12 14 (0.39%) Selenium
13 13 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 12 (0.33%) Eclipse
15 11 (0.31%) Axure RP
16 10 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 8 (0.22%) JUnit
General
1 1207 (33.66%) Finance
2 424 (11.82%) Marketing
3 276 (7.70%) Banking
4 208 (5.80%) Retail
5 140 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 92 (2.57%) Manufacturing
7 69 (1.92%) Legal
8 67 (1.87%) Billing
9 54 (1.51%) Advertising
10 49 (1.37%) Publishing
11 46 (1.28%) Investment Banking
12 44 (1.23%) Games
13 39 (1.09%) Front Office
14 37 (1.03%) Law
15 34 (0.95%) Electronics
15 34 (0.95%) Financial Institution
15 34 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
16 32 (0.89%) Aerospace
17 27 (0.75%) Back Office
18 26 (0.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1667 (46.49%) Analyst
2 651 (18.15%) Developer
3 565 (15.76%) Data Analyst
4 492 (13.72%) Business Analyst
5 289 (8.06%) SQL Analyst
6 232 (6.47%) Consultant
7 218 (6.08%) Data Scientist
8 179 (4.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 169 (4.71%) SQL Data Analyst
10 161 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
11 151 (4.21%) SQL Developer
12 150 (4.18%) Architect
13 142 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 107 (2.98%) Data Business Analyst
15 106 (2.96%) Junior
16 98 (2.73%) Analyst Developer
17 96 (2.68%) Excel Analyst
18 95 (2.65%) Report Analyst
19 86 (2.40%) Systems Analyst
20 85 (2.37%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (4.68%) .NET
2 153 (4.27%) HTML
3 130 (3.63%) XML
4 116 (3.23%) CSS
5 88 (2.45%) MDX
6 79 (2.20%) Natural Language Processing
7 70 (1.95%) D3.js
8 61 (1.70%) Web Services
9 57 (1.59%) HTML5
10 51 (1.42%) AngularJS
11 48 (1.34%) jQuery
11 48 (1.34%) JSON
12 47 (1.31%) Pandas
13 45 (1.25%) REST
14 38 (1.06%) SciPy
15 37 (1.03%) ASP.NET
16 35 (0.98%) NumPy
17 30 (0.84%) scikit-learn
18 29 (0.81%) Spring
19 26 (0.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1049 (29.25%) Analytical Skills
2 359 (10.01%) Computer Science
3 315 (8.78%) Statistics
4 310 (8.64%) Visualisation
5 308 (8.59%) Management Information System
6 254 (7.08%) Mathematics
7 192 (5.35%) Algorithms
8 112 (3.12%) User Experience
9 97 (2.70%) Data Integration
10 92 (2.57%) Data Structures
11 72 (2.01%) Physics
12 52 (1.45%) Hedge funds
13 50 (1.39%) Fintech
14 49 (1.37%) Data Extraction
15 43 (1.20%) Credit Risk
16 39 (1.09%) Economics
17 38 (1.06%) Derivative
17 38 (1.06%) Life Science
17 38 (1.06%) Mobile App
18 35 (0.98%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 165 (4.60%) Windows
2 159 (4.43%) Linux
3 109 (3.04%) Unix
4 28 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 25 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 21 (0.59%) Solaris
7 10 (0.28%) CentOS
8 8 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.17%) AIX
10 6 (0.17%) Android
10 6 (0.17%) CatOS
10 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.056%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.056%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.028%) HPUX
14 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.028%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 991 (27.64%) Business Intelligence
2 726 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 707 (19.72%) Analytics
4 410 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 403 (11.24%) ETL
6 361 (10.07%) Data Management
7 351 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 331 (9.23%) Business Analysis
9 323 (9.01%) Project Management
10 312 (8.70%) Machine Learning
11 311 (8.67%) Data Analytics
12 209 (5.83%) Scrum
13 202 (5.63%) SDLC
14 201 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
15 193 (5.38%) CRM
16 191 (5.33%) Asset Management
17 189 (5.27%) ITIL
18 187 (5.21%) Migration
19 185 (5.16%) Change Management
20 173 (4.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1757 (49.00%) SQL
2 401 (11.18%) Python
3 349 (9.73%) Java
4 327 (9.12%) T-SQL
5 322 (8.98%) R
6 229 (6.39%) VBA
7 177 (4.94%) C#
8 164 (4.57%) PL/SQL
9 155 (4.32%) C++
10 154 (4.29%) JavaScript
11 103 (2.87%) MATLAB
12 87 (2.43%) Scala
13 85 (2.37%) C
14 52 (1.45%) VB
15 50 (1.39%) PHP
16 29 (0.81%) Ruby
17 28 (0.78%) Bash Shell
17 28 (0.78%) Perl
18 27 (0.75%) Clojure
19 19 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 711 (19.83%) Degree
2 119 (3.32%) PhD
3 98 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 61 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 50 (1.39%) CISA
6 48 (1.34%) ISEB
7 30 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 30 (0.84%) PCI QSA
8 26 (0.73%) CISSP
9 22 (0.61%) CISM
9 22 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (0.59%) DV Cleared
10 21 (0.59%) PMI Certification
11 20 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
12 19 (0.53%) ISTQB
13 18 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (0.50%) PMP
14 16 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (0.42%) CCNA
16 13 (0.36%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (7.92%) Data Quality
2 162 (4.52%) QA
3 134 (3.74%) SLA
4 18 (0.50%) MiFID
5 16 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.33%) EMIR
7 10 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.25%) CRD IV
9 7 (0.20%) Basel III
9 7 (0.20%) COREP
9 7 (0.20%) FINREP
10 5 (0.14%) ISO19770
11 4 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
11 4 (0.11%) SDET
12 3 (0.084%) GMP
12 3 (0.084%) GPG13
13 2 (0.056%) Basel II
13 2 (0.056%) COBIT
13 2 (0.056%) UCITS
System Software
1 32 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 24 (0.67%) VirtualBox
4 9 (0.25%) Firmware
4 9 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.22%) HDFS
6 7 (0.20%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (0.20%) Snort
7 5 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.11%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.028%) Docker
9 1 (0.028%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (0.56%) EnCase
2 13 (0.36%) Oozie
3 10 (0.28%) Rundeck
4 9 (0.25%) logstash
4 9 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.20%) Puppet
6 6 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.17%) Kibana
6 6 (0.17%) Nessus
6 6 (0.17%) SCCM
7 5 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.14%) Terraform
8 4 (0.11%) SCOM
8 4 (0.11%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 2 (0.056%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.056%) FTK
10 1 (0.028%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.028%) Control-M
10 1 (0.028%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.028%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 644 (17.96%) Microsoft
2 454 (12.66%) Oracle
3 297 (8.28%) Tableau
4 205 (5.72%) SAP
5 100 (2.79%) Cognos
6 77 (2.15%) IBM
7 76 (2.12%) Google
8 75 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
9 69 (1.92%) Informatica
10 41 (1.14%) Splunk
11 39 (1.09%) Bloomberg
11 39 (1.09%) Cisco
12 38 (1.06%) Remedy
13 36 (1.00%) Reuters
14 32 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
15 30 (0.84%) Adobe
16 28 (0.78%) Teradata
17 25 (0.70%) Talend
18 23 (0.64%) TIBCO
19 19 (0.53%) Red Hat
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Abide Financial
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + penison, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Storm Global Analytics
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + pension, gym, social events
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago