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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
UK
Rank 199 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 1425 1878 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.69% 1.88% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.14% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1490 1492
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,950 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
74379 87644 90527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.14% 87.68% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61268 72885 74721
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -17 1318 £46,500 +3.33% 208
London -11 641 £55,000 - 96
South East -22 222 £50,000 +20.48% 28
City of London -1 134 £44,500 -11.00% 22
North West +6 108 £35,000 +16.66% 23
East of England +44 99 £37,500 - 14
West Midlands -66 73 £40,000 - 18
Scotland +24 70 £46,000 -0.54% 9
Manchester +1 60 £41,500 +10.66% 14
Berkshire +15 58 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Yorkshire +19 55 £40,000 +42.85% 9
South West -44 55 £40,000 - 12
East Midlands +6 49 £45,000 - 8
Surrey +15 39 £50,000 +33.33% 11
Edinburgh +10 39 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Hertfordshire +3 39 £32,500 -13.33% 3
West Yorkshire +28 36 £40,000 +42.85% 8
Hampshire -17 34 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Glasgow +17 31 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Nottinghamshire -2 26 £51,500 -6.36% 3
Oxfordshire +23 25 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 24 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Birmingham -13 24 £43,000 +11.68% 4
Leeds +13 23 £37,500 +33.92% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 23 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Nottingham -3 23 £51,500 -6.36% 2
West Sussex +12 22 £55,000 +42.85% 2
Oxford +28 21 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Suffolk +23 21 £42,500 +41.66%
Dorset +26 19 £40,000 +26.98% 4

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 1368 (47.98%) SQL
2 813 (28.52%) Finance
3 735 (25.78%) Business Intelligence
3 735 (25.78%) Analytical Skills
4 655 (22.97%) Degree
5 597 (20.94%) Analytics
6 535 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
7 523 (18.34%) SQL Server
8 495 (17.36%) MS Excel
9 450 (15.78%) Microsoft
10 372 (13.05%) Data Warehouse
11 331 (11.61%) Python
12 318 (11.15%) ETL
13 308 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 308 (10.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 302 (10.59%) Data Modelling
15 287 (10.07%) Big Data
16 285 (10.00%) Computer Science
17 282 (9.89%) T-SQL
18 280 (9.82%) Oracle
19 269 (9.44%) Marketing
20 256 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
21 236 (8.28%) Business Analysis
22 230 (8.07%) Visualisation
23 229 (8.03%) Project Management
24 226 (7.93%) Data Management
25 218 (7.65%) Mathematics
26 212 (7.44%) R
27 208 (7.30%) Data Quality
28 204 (7.16%) Tableau

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
1 178 (6.24%) SAS
2 107 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 78 (2.74%) Apache Spark
4 39 (1.37%) Apache Pig
5 34 (1.19%) Apache
6 26 (0.91%) Confluence
7 19 (0.67%) CICS
8 17 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 16 (0.56%) ArcGIS
10 15 (0.53%) IIS
11 13 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.42%) GlassFish
13 11 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.35%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.35%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.28%) CMS
15 8 (0.28%) Jupyter
16 7 (0.25%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 495 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 202 (7.09%) MS Office
3 161 (5.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 75 (2.63%) SPSS
5 65 (2.28%) MS Visio
6 31 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 24 (0.84%) MS Project
8 8 (0.28%) EViews
9 7 (0.25%) GNU Octave
9 7 (0.25%) Stata
10 2 (0.070%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.070%) Weka
11 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 34 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 23 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
6 13 (0.46%) Endur
6 13 (0.46%) FastStats
7 12 (0.42%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 12 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
7 12 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (0.42%) WebTrends
8 10 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 9 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.28%) Sage 200
10 8 (0.28%) SAP FI
11 7 (0.25%) SAP CO
11 7 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
12 6 (0.21%) Academy Housing
12 6 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
12 6 (0.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (2.39%) Google Analytics
2 54 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (1.51%) SaaS
4 22 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
4 22 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (0.77%) PaaS
5 19 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (0.67%) IaaS
5 19 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (0.53%) AdWords
7 13 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.39%) G Suite
9 10 (0.35%) GitHub
9 10 (0.35%) Taleo
10 7 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
11 6 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.21%) Office 365
12 3 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.070%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.09%) Internet
2 28 (0.98%) DNS
3 22 (0.77%) Wireshark
4 21 (0.74%) SAN
5 19 (0.67%) DHCP
6 16 (0.56%) 802.11
6 16 (0.56%) VPN
7 13 (0.46%) Intranet
7 13 (0.46%) Wireless
8 10 (0.35%) LAN
8 10 (0.35%) SSL
8 10 (0.35%) WAN
9 9 (0.32%) HTTP
10 8 (0.28%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.25%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.21%) SMS
13 5 (0.18%) 3G
13 5 (0.18%) 4G
13 5 (0.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (18.34%) SQL Server
2 372 (13.05%) Data Warehouse
3 308 (10.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 308 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 287 (10.07%) Big Data
5 165 (5.79%) Relational Database
6 148 (5.19%) Hadoop
7 144 (5.05%) Data Mining
8 133 (4.67%) QlikView
9 121 (4.24%) Power BI
10 119 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 110 (3.86%) BusinessObjects
12 104 (3.65%) MySQL
13 103 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
14 86 (3.02%) NoSQL
15 71 (2.49%) RDBMS
16 70 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
17 67 (2.35%) MongoDB
17 67 (2.35%) MS Access
18 60 (2.10%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 82 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 70 (2.46%) JIRA
3 43 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (1.26%) Visual Studio
5 32 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 31 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
6 31 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
7 22 (0.77%) Maven
8 20 (0.70%) ERwin
9 18 (0.63%) JUnit
10 17 (0.60%) Hudson
11 15 (0.53%) TeamCity
11 15 (0.53%) Vagrant
12 13 (0.46%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
12 13 (0.46%) Subversion
13 12 (0.42%) Ant
13 12 (0.42%) Gradle
13 12 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
14 9 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 813 (28.52%) Finance
2 269 (9.44%) Marketing
3 199 (6.98%) Banking
4 178 (6.24%) Retail
5 141 (4.95%) Legal
6 101 (3.54%) Telecoms
7 63 (2.21%) Games
8 56 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 44 (1.54%) Back Office
10 41 (1.44%) Law
11 40 (1.40%) Front Office
12 36 (1.26%) Advertising
13 34 (1.19%) Automotive
14 30 (1.05%) Investment Banking
15 27 (0.95%) Publishing
16 22 (0.77%) Financial Institution
17 21 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.70%) Billing
18 20 (0.70%) Retail Banking
19 16 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1293 (45.35%) Analyst
2 504 (17.68%) Data Analyst
3 492 (17.26%) Developer
4 327 (11.47%) Business Analyst
5 241 (8.45%) SQL Analyst
6 169 (5.93%) Consultant
7 167 (5.86%) SQL Data Analyst
8 160 (5.61%) Data Scientist
9 136 (4.77%) Senior Analyst
10 121 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 110 (3.86%) SQL Developer
12 97 (3.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 92 (3.23%) Architect
14 80 (2.81%) Report Analyst
15 79 (2.77%) Analyst Developer
16 71 (2.49%) Systems Analyst
17 63 (2.21%) Junior
18 62 (2.17%) Data Architect
19 61 (2.14%) Senior Developer
20 59 (2.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (4.17%) HTML
2 112 (3.93%) .NET
3 90 (3.16%) XML
4 78 (2.74%) CSS
5 67 (2.35%) AngularJS
6 46 (1.61%) jQuery
7 45 (1.58%) Natural Language Processing
8 44 (1.54%) RESTful
8 44 (1.54%) Web Services
9 43 (1.51%) ASP.NET
10 39 (1.37%) MDX
11 33 (1.16%) D3.js
12 25 (0.88%) .NET Framework
12 25 (0.88%) Node.js
13 24 (0.84%) Ajax
13 24 (0.84%) Entity Framework
14 22 (0.77%) WCF
15 19 (0.67%) HTML5
15 19 (0.67%) Pandas
15 19 (0.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 735 (25.78%) Analytical Skills
2 285 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 230 (8.07%) Visualisation
4 218 (7.65%) Mathematics
5 203 (7.12%) Statistics
6 178 (6.24%) Management Information System
7 129 (4.52%) Algorithms
8 81 (2.84%) User Experience
9 75 (2.63%) Data Integration
10 71 (2.49%) Physics
11 65 (2.28%) Data Extraction
12 60 (2.10%) Economics
13 59 (2.07%) Data Structures
14 57 (2.00%) Social Media
15 47 (1.65%) Credit Risk
16 42 (1.47%) Fixed Income
17 39 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
18 37 (1.30%) Mobile App
19 36 (1.26%) iPad
20 33 (1.16%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 162 (5.68%) Windows
2 143 (5.02%) Linux
3 98 (3.44%) Unix
4 37 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 34 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 17 (0.60%) Windows 10
8 16 (0.56%) Windows Vista
9 15 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 11 (0.39%) Android
13 10 (0.35%) Solaris
13 10 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.28%) CentOS
15 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.11%) AIX
16 3 (0.11%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 735 (25.78%) Business Intelligence
2 597 (20.94%) Analytics
3 535 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
4 318 (11.15%) ETL
5 302 (10.59%) Data Modelling
6 256 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 236 (8.28%) Business Analysis
8 229 (8.03%) Project Management
9 226 (7.93%) Data Management
10 196 (6.87%) CRM
11 191 (6.70%) Machine Learning
12 171 (6.00%) Data Analytics
13 170 (5.96%) SDLC
14 162 (5.68%) Migration
15 146 (5.12%) Scrum
16 139 (4.88%) Change Management
17 132 (4.63%) E-Commerce
17 132 (4.63%) ITIL
18 122 (4.28%) Risk Management
19 112 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1368 (47.98%) SQL
2 331 (11.61%) Python
3 282 (9.89%) T-SQL
4 212 (7.44%) R
5 203 (7.12%) Java
6 172 (6.03%) JavaScript
7 155 (5.44%) PL/SQL
8 153 (5.37%) C#
9 132 (4.63%) VBA
10 118 (4.14%) C++
11 95 (3.33%) PHP
12 66 (2.31%) VB
13 64 (2.24%) MATLAB
14 63 (2.21%) C
15 62 (2.17%) Scala
16 49 (1.72%) Perl
17 46 (1.61%) Shell Script
18 39 (1.37%) PowerShell
19 35 (1.23%) Ruby
20 25 (0.88%) JCL
Qualifications
1 655 (22.97%) Degree
2 86 (3.02%) PhD
3 40 (1.40%) CISA
4 37 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 35 (1.23%) ISEB
5 35 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (0.95%) PCI QSA
7 18 (0.63%) CCNA
7 18 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (0.56%) MCP
8 16 (0.56%) MCSA
9 15 (0.53%) DV Cleared
9 15 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (0.53%) MCSE
9 15 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.46%) CISSP
10 13 (0.46%) PMP
11 10 (0.35%) CISM
11 10 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 158 (5.54%) QA
3 68 (2.39%) SLA
4 46 (1.61%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.46%) MiFID
6 11 (0.39%) EMIR
7 8 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.25%) Actionable Recommendations
8 7 (0.25%) COBIT
9 6 (0.21%) P3O
10 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.11%) GCP
11 3 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
12 2 (0.070%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.070%) GLP
12 2 (0.070%) HL7
12 2 (0.070%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.035%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.035%) GDPR
System Software
1 54 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 24 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.49%) HDFS
4 13 (0.46%) Docker
5 10 (0.35%) Apache Flume
5 10 (0.35%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 9 (0.32%) Ceph
7 8 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.21%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.070%) Firmware
9 2 (0.070%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.070%) vSphere
10 1 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.035%) KVM
10 1 (0.035%) LXC
10 1 (0.035%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.035%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (0.60%) Tivoli
2 13 (0.46%) EnCase
2 13 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
3 12 (0.42%) Ambari
4 11 (0.39%) Oozie
4 11 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.35%) AirWatch
5 10 (0.35%) Ansible
5 10 (0.35%) Puppet
6 9 (0.32%) SCCM
7 7 (0.25%) logstash
8 5 (0.18%) FTK
8 5 (0.18%) Kibana
9 3 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.070%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.070%) SCOM
10 2 (0.070%) SCSM
10 2 (0.070%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.070%) WSUS
Vendors
1 450 (15.78%) Microsoft
2 280 (9.82%) Oracle
3 204 (7.16%) Tableau
4 120 (4.21%) Google
5 106 (3.72%) SAP
6 69 (2.42%) Informatica
7 63 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
8 60 (2.10%) IBM
9 56 (1.96%) Cognos
10 55 (1.93%) Teradata
11 38 (1.33%) VMware
12 35 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
13 31 (1.09%) HP
13 31 (1.09%) Talend
14 22 (0.77%) Adobe
14 22 (0.77%) Cisco
15 21 (0.74%) Alteryx
16 14 (0.49%) Orchard
17 13 (0.46%) Omniture
17 13 (0.46%) Progress
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
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Posted: Yesterday
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + highly attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Acorn Insurance
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £53,000 per annum 35-53 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
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