The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 654 731 771
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +40
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 255 142 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 215 96 96
Average salary £60,000 £56,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% +13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £82,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £56,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +18.94%

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
93494 86460 92834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.95% 81.20% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74681 71102 78432
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Analytics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the UK.

Data Analytics Salary Trend in the UK

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analytics over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Data Analytics Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +78 240 £60,000 +5.26% 41
London +80 166 £60,000 - 27
City of London +32 44 £62,500 +38.88% 9
Yorkshire -20 23 £100,000 +66.66% 1
West Yorkshire 0 22 £100,000 +66.66% 1
Leeds - 22 £100,000 - 1
North West -13 20 £58,000 +7.40% 6
Manchester -4 16 £58,000 +2.65% 5
South East -5 14 £30,750 -31.66% 3
Scotland -24 8 £30,000 -46.90% 2
East Midlands -9 6 £55,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -29 5 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East of England - 5 £51,250 - 2
Hampshire - 5 £25,000 - 2
Birmingham -10 4 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Altrincham - 4 £20,750 - 1
Surrey - 4 £52,000 -
Oxfordshire +4 3 £47,500 -39.68%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Aberdeen - 3 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge - 3 - -
Berkshire -8 2 £30,750 -31.66% 1
Edinburgh -17 2 £30,000 -46.90% 1
Dundee - 2 £30,000 -
Bradford - 2 £80,000 -
Abingdon - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £38,250 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £51,250 - 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £57,500 -

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Data Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analytics.

1 611 (100.00%) Analytics
2 249 (40.75%) SQL
3 212 (34.70%) Finance
4 211 (34.53%) SAS
5 209 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
6 183 (29.95%) Big Data
7 153 (25.04%) Analytical Skills
8 123 (20.13%) Java
9 119 (19.48%) SPSS
10 118 (19.31%) Degree
11 115 (18.82%) R
12 110 (18.00%) QlikView
13 106 (17.35%) Visualisation
14 105 (17.18%) Tableau
15 102 (16.69%) ETL
16 98 (16.04%) Data Analysis
17 89 (14.57%) Data Warehouse
18 88 (14.40%) Oracle
19 87 (14.24%) Data Management
19 87 (14.24%) Hadoop
20 80 (13.09%) Python
21 79 (12.93%) SQL Server
21 79 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
22 74 (12.11%) MS Excel
23 73 (11.95%) Data Modelling
24 68 (11.13%) Computer Science
25 67 (10.97%) Big Data Analytics
26 66 (10.80%) Project Management
27 65 (10.64%) Marketing
28 63 (10.31%) Banking

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Data Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 211 (34.53%) SAS
2 14 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.29%) Apache Pig
3 7 (1.15%) Apache
4 4 (0.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.33%) Node.js
6 1 (0.16%) CMS
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 119 (19.48%) SPSS
2 74 (12.11%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.96%) MS Office
4 8 (1.31%) Stata
4 8 (1.31%) PowerPivot
5 7 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.33%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 17 (2.78%) SAP MDM
2 16 (2.62%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 7 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.82%) SiteCatalyst
5 4 (0.65%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.33%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.45%) SaaS
2 7 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.33%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.80%) Internet
2 4 (0.65%) DNS
2 4 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (0.65%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.49%) Wireless
3 3 (0.49%) HTTP
3 3 (0.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) SSL
4 1 (0.16%) SNMP
4 1 (0.16%) VPN
4 1 (0.16%) ASN.1
4 1 (0.16%) SSH
4 1 (0.16%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (29.95%) Big Data
2 110 (18.00%) QlikView
3 89 (14.57%) Data Warehouse
4 87 (14.24%) Hadoop
5 79 (12.93%) SQL Server
6 57 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (8.67%) Spotfire
8 47 (7.69%) Relational Database
9 45 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 45 (7.36%) Data Mining
10 42 (6.87%) NoSQL
11 33 (5.40%) Apache Hive
12 31 (5.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 29 (4.75%) DataStage
14 25 (4.09%) MySQL
14 25 (4.09%) MongoDB
15 22 (3.60%) Mahout
16 19 (3.11%) SQLPlus
16 19 (3.11%) Oracle BI EE
17 18 (2.95%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (1.64%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.31%) Subversion
2 8 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (1.31%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.82%) JIRA
6 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.65%) Hudson
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.33%) Maven
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.16%) Introscope
8 1 (0.16%) Ant
General
1 212 (34.70%) Finance
2 65 (10.64%) Marketing
3 63 (10.31%) Banking
4 59 (9.66%) Retail
5 51 (8.35%) Telecoms
6 28 (4.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (3.27%) Automotive
8 19 (3.11%) Law
9 15 (2.45%) Games
10 12 (1.96%) Advertising
11 11 (1.80%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.31%) Billing
12 8 (1.31%) German Language
13 5 (0.82%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.65%) French Language
15 3 (0.49%) Legal
15 3 (0.49%) Electronics
15 3 (0.49%) Front Office
16 2 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 114 (18.66%) Consultant
2 103 (16.86%) Analyst
3 73 (11.95%) Developer
4 62 (10.15%) Data Consultant
5 55 (9.00%) Data Analyst
5 55 (9.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 48 (7.86%) Data Scientist
7 39 (6.38%) Architect
7 39 (6.38%) Data Manager
8 34 (5.56%) Business Analyst
9 29 (4.75%) Senior Consultant
10 25 (4.09%) Management Consultant
11 19 (3.11%) Statistician
11 19 (3.11%) Senior Manager
11 19 (3.11%) Information Management Consultant
11 19 (3.11%) Data Analytics Manager
11 19 (3.11%) Research Engineer
12 17 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (2.62%) Graduate
14 15 (2.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.42%) HTML
2 24 (3.93%) XML
3 20 (3.27%) .NET
3 20 (3.27%) Cascading
4 15 (2.45%) CSS
5 9 (1.47%) J2EE
5 9 (1.47%) MDX
5 9 (1.47%) jQuery
6 8 (1.31%) Web Services
7 7 (1.15%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.82%) JSON
8 5 (0.82%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.65%) HTML5
9 4 (0.65%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.65%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (0.65%) Spring
9 4 (0.65%) JDBC
10 3 (0.49%) Backbone.js
11 2 (0.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 153 (25.04%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (17.35%) Visualisation
3 68 (11.13%) Computer Science
4 55 (9.00%) Mathematics
5 37 (6.06%) Statistics
6 34 (5.56%) Data Integration
7 24 (3.93%) Neural Network
8 22 (3.60%) Artificial Intelligence
9 21 (3.44%) Physics
10 15 (2.45%) Social Network
11 12 (1.96%) Data Extraction
12 10 (1.64%) Open Source
13 8 (1.31%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.15%) Life Science
14 7 (1.15%) User Experience
15 6 (0.98%) Credit Risk
16 5 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
16 5 (0.82%) Informatics
16 5 (0.82%) Economics
17 4 (0.65%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.27%) Linux
2 15 (2.45%) UNIX
3 11 (1.80%) Windows
4 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.16%) Android
5 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 611 (100.00%) Analytics
2 209 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
3 102 (16.69%) ETL
4 98 (16.04%) Data Analysis
5 87 (14.24%) Data Management
6 79 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (11.95%) Data Modelling
8 67 (10.97%) Big Data Analytics
9 66 (10.80%) Project Management
10 46 (7.53%) Data Architecture
11 43 (7.04%) MapReduce
12 38 (6.22%) Information Management
13 37 (6.06%) Data Governance
14 36 (5.89%) Master Data Management
14 36 (5.89%) Business Development
15 34 (5.56%) Scrum
15 34 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
16 31 (5.07%) Data Visualisation
17 29 (4.75%) Kimball Methodology
18 28 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 249 (40.75%) SQL
2 123 (20.13%) Java
3 115 (18.82%) R
4 80 (13.09%) Python
5 53 (8.67%) C#
6 39 (6.38%) MATLAB
7 37 (6.06%) VBA
8 34 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 27 (4.42%) C++
10 25 (4.09%) T-SQL
11 23 (3.76%) Scala
12 14 (2.29%) VB
12 14 (2.29%) PHP
13 12 (1.96%) C
14 11 (1.80%) Ruby
15 10 (1.64%) Perl
16 8 (1.31%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.65%) PHP5
18 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 118 (19.31%) Degree
2 20 (3.27%) PhD
3 10 (1.64%) MBA
4 4 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.49%) PMP
5 3 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) ACCA
7 1 (0.16%) CIMA
7 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.44%) QA
2 19 (3.11%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.49%) EMIR
4 2 (0.33%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.33%) MiFID
5 1 (0.16%) SLA
5 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (0.49%) Apache Flume
1 3 (0.49%) HDFS
2 1 (0.16%) Xen
2 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.65%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.33%) Oozie
4 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.16%) OpenView
4 1 (0.16%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 105 (17.18%) Tableau
2 88 (14.40%) Oracle
3 52 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 48 (7.86%) Cognos
5 45 (7.36%) Informatica
6 40 (6.55%) IBM
7 35 (5.73%) SAP
8 33 (5.40%) Business Objects
9 19 (3.11%) Ab Initio
9 19 (3.11%) Teradata
10 13 (2.13%) LexisNexis
11 11 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
12 10 (1.64%) Adobe
13 8 (1.31%) Google
13 8 (1.31%) Talend
13 8 (1.31%) Cloudera
14 6 (0.98%) SmartFocus
14 6 (0.98%) Alterian
15 5 (0.82%) RapidMiner
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