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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 216 186 178
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -8
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 1490 1931 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.76% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.01% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1515 1573
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,987 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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
84063 95842 96288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 69897 79175 77025
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 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -22 1388 £45,000 -5.26% 182
London -30 670 £50,000 -9.09% 69
South East -14 220 £45,000 +9.75% 31
East of England +47 117 £45,000 +12.50% 18
North West +5 116 £36,750 -2.00% 20
City of London -42 93 £52,750 -8.26% 16
South West -3 92 £42,500 -0.77% 12
Surrey +41 76 £47,500 +5.55% 8
West Midlands -41 71 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Manchester -21 57 £40,000 +0.70% 11
Scotland +11 56 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Hertfordshire +42 54 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Yorkshire +14 53 £42,500 +17.24% 13
East Midlands +11 48 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Cheshire +57 40 £31,500 +21.15% 3
Berkshire -5 38 £40,000 -19.19% 8
West Yorkshire +13 36 £42,500 +30.76% 9
Glasgow +13 31 £60,000 +71.42% 6
Cambridgeshire +31 30 £54,250 +43.70% 11
Gloucestershire +15 29 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Birmingham -26 29 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Hampshire -40 29 £39,000 +20.00% 1
Wales -2 28 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Bristol +11 27 £37,500 -3.59% 6
South Wales +5 27 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 27 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Essex +1 23 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Edinburgh +3 22 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Cheltenham +8 21 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Redhill +37 20 £42,500 +21.42%

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (49.06%) SQL
2 1058 (31.61%) Finance
3 936 (27.97%) Business Intelligence
4 912 (27.25%) Analytical Skills
5 713 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
6 675 (20.17%) Analytics
7 670 (20.02%) Degree
8 651 (19.45%) SQL Server
9 529 (15.81%) Microsoft
10 501 (14.97%) Data Warehouse
11 494 (14.76%) MS Excel
12 414 (12.37%) Python
13 384 (11.47%) Oracle
14 357 (10.67%) Big Data
15 353 (10.55%) Data Modelling
16 349 (10.43%) Marketing
17 337 (10.07%) ETL
18 332 (9.92%) T-SQL
19 330 (9.86%) Data Management
19 330 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 329 (9.83%) Computer Science
21 328 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 325 (9.71%) Java
23 318 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
24 310 (9.26%) Statistics
25 304 (9.08%) R
26 299 (8.93%) Business Analysis
27 297 (8.87%) Project Management
28 295 (8.81%) Machine Learning
29 278 (8.31%) Data Quality

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
1 241 (7.20%) SAS
2 122 (3.65%) Apache Spark
3 64 (1.91%) Apache Pig
4 54 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 46 (1.37%) Apache
6 33 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (0.78%) JBoss
8 23 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 21 (0.63%) Confluence
10 17 (0.51%) ArcGIS
11 13 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 13 (0.39%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.33%) Tomcat
13 10 (0.30%) IIS
13 10 (0.30%) MS Exchange
14 9 (0.27%) Smallworld
15 7 (0.21%) CMS
15 7 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.15%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.090%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 494 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 217 (6.48%) MS Office
3 188 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 103 (3.08%) SPSS
5 82 (2.45%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.63%) MS Project
7 15 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.42%) Stata
9 10 (0.30%) Photoshop
10 8 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.090%) EViews
11 3 (0.090%) GNU Octave
11 3 (0.090%) HipChat
11 3 (0.090%) Weka
12 2 (0.060%) CPLEX
12 2 (0.060%) InVision
13 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.030%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 37 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (0.90%) Markit EDM
4 23 (0.69%) Endur
5 18 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
6 17 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 15 (0.45%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 15 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
7 15 (0.45%) WebTrends
8 11 (0.33%) Academy Housing
8 11 (0.33%) SAP CO
8 11 (0.33%) SAP FI
8 11 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (0.33%) SAP MDM
9 10 (0.30%) Aareon QL
9 10 (0.30%) FastStats
9 10 (0.30%) MIS ActiveH
9 10 (0.30%) OPENHousing
9 10 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (0.30%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 68 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (1.52%) Google Analytics
3 39 (1.17%) SaaS
4 27 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
6 18 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 14 (0.42%) Taleo
8 11 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.24%) PaaS
10 6 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.15%) Force.com
11 5 (0.15%) GitHub
11 5 (0.15%) Google Apps
12 4 (0.12%) AdWords
12 4 (0.12%) Office 365
13 3 (0.090%) FinancialForce.com
14 2 (0.060%) IaaS
14 2 (0.060%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 29 (0.87%) Internet
2 20 (0.60%) Firewall
3 18 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
4 14 (0.42%) LAN
4 14 (0.42%) WAN
5 13 (0.39%) SMS
6 11 (0.33%) Network Security
7 10 (0.30%) DNS
7 10 (0.30%) VPN
8 9 (0.27%) DHCP
8 9 (0.27%) Intranet
9 8 (0.24%) FTP
10 7 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.18%) 802.11
11 6 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (0.18%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.15%) 3G
12 5 (0.15%) 4G
12 5 (0.15%) Wireless
13 4 (0.12%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 651 (19.45%) SQL Server
2 501 (14.97%) Data Warehouse
3 357 (10.67%) Big Data
4 330 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 328 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 245 (7.32%) Hadoop
7 212 (6.33%) Data Mining
8 181 (5.41%) Relational Database
9 156 (4.66%) QlikView
10 144 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
11 139 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 138 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 123 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 111 (3.32%) MySQL
15 107 (3.20%) MongoDB
16 106 (3.17%) NoSQL
17 105 (3.14%) Apache Hive
18 83 (2.48%) Power BI
19 76 (2.27%) MS Access
20 73 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 97 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 83 (2.48%) JIRA
3 56 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (1.58%) Visual Studio
5 45 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 35 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
7 33 (0.99%) Subversion
8 25 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
9 18 (0.54%) Vagrant
9 18 (0.54%) Yeoman
10 16 (0.48%) Gradle
10 16 (0.48%) Maven
11 15 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (0.39%) Selenium
13 12 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 11 (0.33%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.33%) LabVIEW
15 10 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
16 8 (0.24%) ERwin
16 8 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 1058 (31.61%) Finance
2 349 (10.43%) Marketing
3 236 (7.05%) Banking
4 204 (6.10%) Retail
5 125 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 85 (2.54%) Legal
7 71 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 56 (1.67%) Billing
9 53 (1.58%) Investment Banking
10 49 (1.46%) Games
11 42 (1.25%) Advertising
11 42 (1.25%) Back Office
12 40 (1.20%) Front Office
12 40 (1.20%) Publishing
13 34 (1.02%) Aerospace
13 34 (1.02%) Law
14 30 (0.90%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.69%) Automotive
17 22 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1523 (45.50%) Analyst
2 592 (17.69%) Developer
3 558 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 435 (13.00%) Business Analyst
5 305 (9.11%) SQL Analyst
6 208 (6.21%) Consultant
7 195 (5.83%) Data Scientist
7 195 (5.83%) SQL Data Analyst
8 165 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 156 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
10 149 (4.45%) Architect
11 133 (3.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 130 (3.88%) SQL Developer
13 104 (3.11%) Data Business Analyst
14 103 (3.08%) Report Analyst
15 92 (2.75%) Data Architect
16 86 (2.57%) Junior
17 80 (2.39%) Analyst Developer
18 79 (2.36%) Excel Analyst
19 77 (2.30%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (4.72%) HTML
2 155 (4.63%) .NET
3 121 (3.62%) XML
4 105 (3.14%) CSS
5 86 (2.57%) Natural Language Processing
6 66 (1.97%) AngularJS
7 63 (1.88%) MDX
8 61 (1.82%) D3.js
9 57 (1.70%) jQuery
10 56 (1.67%) Web Services
11 52 (1.55%) HTML5
12 44 (1.31%) ASP.NET
13 42 (1.25%) REST
14 41 (1.22%) JSON
15 34 (1.02%) Pandas
16 30 (0.90%) Django
17 29 (0.87%) .NET Framework
18 28 (0.84%) SciPy
19 27 (0.81%) NumPy
19 27 (0.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 912 (27.25%) Analytical Skills
2 329 (9.83%) Computer Science
3 310 (9.26%) Statistics
4 277 (8.28%) Visualisation
5 260 (7.77%) Management Information System
6 238 (7.11%) Mathematics
7 178 (5.32%) Algorithms
8 100 (2.99%) User Experience
9 81 (2.42%) Physics
10 73 (2.18%) Data Integration
11 71 (2.12%) Data Structures
12 65 (1.94%) Data Extraction
13 59 (1.76%) Economics
14 49 (1.46%) Fixed Income
15 47 (1.40%) Fintech
16 45 (1.34%) Social Media
17 41 (1.22%) Life Science
18 38 (1.14%) Artificial Intelligence
18 38 (1.14%) Credit Risk
19 37 (1.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 158 (4.72%) Linux
2 137 (4.09%) Windows
3 95 (2.84%) Unix
4 32 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 29 (0.87%) Windows Server
6 15 (0.45%) Solaris
7 10 (0.30%) CentOS
8 9 (0.27%) Android
8 9 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.18%) CatOS
10 6 (0.18%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.18%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.15%) AIX
12 4 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.090%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.030%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 936 (27.97%) Business Intelligence
2 713 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
3 675 (20.17%) Analytics
4 353 (10.55%) Data Modelling
5 337 (10.07%) ETL
6 330 (9.86%) Data Management
7 318 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 299 (8.93%) Business Analysis
9 297 (8.87%) Project Management
10 295 (8.81%) Machine Learning
11 261 (7.80%) Data Analytics
12 216 (6.45%) SDLC
13 214 (6.39%) Scrum
14 195 (5.83%) CRM
15 182 (5.44%) ITIL
16 180 (5.38%) Change Management
17 176 (5.26%) Migration
18 174 (5.20%) User Acceptance Testing
19 169 (5.05%) Asset Management
20 158 (4.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1642 (49.06%) SQL
2 414 (12.37%) Python
3 332 (9.92%) T-SQL
4 325 (9.71%) Java
5 304 (9.08%) R
6 198 (5.92%) VBA
7 184 (5.50%) JavaScript
8 180 (5.38%) C#
9 147 (4.39%) PL/SQL
10 140 (4.18%) C++
11 83 (2.48%) MATLAB
12 79 (2.36%) Scala
13 74 (2.21%) PHP
14 66 (1.97%) VB
15 57 (1.70%) C
16 41 (1.22%) Perl
17 34 (1.02%) Shell Script
18 26 (0.78%) PowerShell
19 24 (0.72%) Ruby
20 21 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 670 (20.02%) Degree
2 109 (3.26%) PhD
3 73 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 46 (1.37%) CISA
5 38 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 36 (1.08%) ISEB
7 32 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 27 (0.81%) PCI QSA
9 23 (0.69%) CISSP
10 21 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (0.57%) CISM
12 18 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (0.51%) CCNA
13 17 (0.51%) DV Cleared
14 15 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
14 15 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (0.36%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.27%) HNC
16 9 (0.27%) PMI Certification
16 9 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (8.31%) Data Quality
2 157 (4.69%) QA
3 114 (3.41%) SLA
4 41 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.36%) MiFID
6 9 (0.27%) COBIT
6 9 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.24%) CRD IV
7 8 (0.24%) EMIR
7 8 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.21%) Basel III
8 7 (0.21%) COREP
8 7 (0.21%) FINREP
9 6 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
10 5 (0.15%) ISO19770
11 4 (0.12%) P3O
12 2 (0.060%) FATCA
12 2 (0.060%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.060%) SDET
System Software
1 40 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (0.54%) VirtualBox
3 15 (0.45%) Apache Flume
4 14 (0.42%) HDFS
5 13 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.27%) Firmware
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.060%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.030%) Snort
Systems Management
1 22 (0.66%) Oozie
2 14 (0.42%) EnCase
3 12 (0.36%) Rundeck
4 8 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (0.21%) SCCM
6 6 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.15%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.15%) logstash
7 5 (0.15%) Puppet
8 4 (0.12%) Nessus
8 4 (0.12%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 3 (0.090%) SCOM
9 3 (0.090%) Terraform
10 2 (0.060%) FTK
10 2 (0.060%) SCSM
11 1 (0.030%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.030%) cPanel
11 1 (0.030%) Kibana
11 1 (0.030%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 529 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 384 (11.47%) Oracle
3 270 (8.07%) Tableau
4 161 (4.81%) SAP
5 92 (2.75%) Google
6 84 (2.51%) Cognos
7 73 (2.18%) IBM
7 73 (2.18%) Informatica
8 65 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (1.11%) Splunk
10 35 (1.05%) Cisco
10 35 (1.05%) Talend
11 33 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
12 32 (0.96%) Remedy
13 31 (0.93%) Teradata
14 26 (0.78%) Bloomberg
15 24 (0.72%) Adobe
16 21 (0.63%) Reuters
16 21 (0.63%) TIBCO
17 19 (0.57%) HP
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Buxton, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days leave, benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newry, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newry, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience and aptitude
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Incl Relocation
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Ebury
Salary: £36502.00 - £44057.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
IDEX Corporation
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £60k plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago