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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 476 585 740
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +155
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 481 348 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 335 264 115
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £101,800 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 2015. 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 +91 442 £62,500 +13.63% 57
London +108 375 £62,500 - 40
City of London +57 70 £62,500 -3.84% 10
Scotland +38 21 £50,000 +2.56% 1
South East -2 21 £62,500 +19.04% 5
Glasgow - 17 £38,600 -
South West -17 14 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Gloucestershire - 12 £52,500 - 1
County Antrim - 11 £37,500 - 2
Belfast - 11 £37,500 - 2
Northern Ireland - 11 £37,500 - 2
Berkshire +5 10 £60,000 -14.28% 3
North West +2 10 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Edinburgh - 8 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +20 6 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Reading -8 6 £60,000 -14.28% 1
East of England +13 5 £55,000 +18.91% 1
East Midlands +11 5 £43,750 +25.00%
Yorkshire -2 5 £100,000 +207.69% 1
Guildford - 5 £62,500 -
Surrey - 5 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire +11 4 £100,000 +66.66% 1
Leeds +4 4 £100,000 +66.66% 1
Salford - 4 £47,500 -
Slough +7 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Cheshire 0 3 £110,000 +51.72% 1
Hertfordshire -6 3 £55,000 +18.91%
Uxbridge -7 3 £57,500 -14.81%
Nottingham -8 3 £37,500 +7.14%

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 867 (100.00%) Analytics
2 349 (40.25%) Big Data
3 333 (38.41%) SQL
4 324 (37.37%) Business Intelligence
5 305 (35.18%) Finance
6 286 (32.99%) Analytical Skills
7 281 (32.41%) SAS
8 235 (27.10%) Degree
9 205 (23.64%) Big Data Analytics
10 196 (22.61%) Hadoop
11 192 (22.15%) Visualisation
12 189 (21.80%) Oracle
13 185 (21.34%) ETL
14 179 (20.65%) Data Analysis
15 173 (19.95%) R
16 161 (18.57%) Python
17 150 (17.30%) SQL Server
18 141 (16.26%) Data Modelling
18 141 (16.26%) Tableau
19 139 (16.03%) Data Warehouse
20 135 (15.57%) Marketing
21 127 (14.65%) QlikView
22 116 (13.38%) Banking
23 114 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
24 113 (13.03%) Java
25 108 (12.46%) Microsoft
26 106 (12.23%) SPSS
27 96 (11.07%) JavaScript
28 94 (10.84%) Project Management
28 94 (10.84%) Computer Science

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 281 (32.41%) SAS
2 43 (4.96%) Apache Pig
3 34 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (3.92%) Node.js
4 24 (2.77%) Apache Spark
5 19 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.38%) Apache Solr
7 11 (1.27%) IIS
8 6 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.46%) Apache
9 4 (0.46%) WordPress
9 4 (0.46%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.35%) CMS
11 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 106 (12.23%) SPSS
2 88 (10.15%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.27%) MS Office
5 10 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.58%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.58%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.23%) Stata
8 1 (0.12%) FastStats
8 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 13 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.04%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 8 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (0.92%) Workday HCM
4 7 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (0.58%) HFM
6 3 (0.35%) Unica
6 3 (0.35%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.54%) Amazon EMR
2 22 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
2 22 (2.54%) Amazon S3
3 14 (1.61%) SaaS
3 14 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (1.50%) GitHub
5 12 (1.38%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.92%) Taleo
6 8 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (0.69%) Google App Engine
7 6 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.23%) PaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.12%) Boomi
10 1 (0.12%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.92%) Firewall
2 7 (0.81%) Internet
3 5 (0.58%) SNMP
4 3 (0.35%) LDAP
4 3 (0.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) MPLS
5 1 (0.12%) LAN
5 1 (0.12%) SMS
5 1 (0.12%) WAN
5 1 (0.12%) VPN
5 1 (0.12%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (40.25%) Big Data
2 196 (22.61%) Hadoop
3 150 (17.30%) SQL Server
4 139 (16.03%) Data Warehouse
5 127 (14.65%) QlikView
6 88 (10.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 85 (9.80%) MongoDB
8 80 (9.23%) Data Mining
9 69 (7.96%) Relational Database
10 67 (7.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 65 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 63 (7.27%) NoSQL
13 57 (6.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 56 (6.46%) Apache Hive
15 54 (6.23%) Spotfire
16 48 (5.54%) MySQL
17 47 (5.42%) RDBMS
18 42 (4.84%) Oracle BI EE
19 41 (4.73%) OLAP
20 35 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (7.38%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.65%) Jenkins
3 22 (2.54%) Yeoman
4 18 (2.08%) Subversion
5 16 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 13 (1.50%) ClearCase
7 12 (1.38%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.27%) Mercurial
9 9 (1.04%) GitLab
9 9 (1.04%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.04%) WatiN
9 9 (1.04%) MSBuild
9 9 (1.04%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.04%) JIRA
9 9 (1.04%) Selenium
10 4 (0.46%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
12 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 305 (35.18%) Finance
2 135 (15.57%) Marketing
3 116 (13.38%) Banking
4 90 (10.38%) Retail
5 58 (6.69%) Telecoms
6 29 (3.34%) Legal
7 27 (3.11%) Financial Institution
8 26 (3.00%) Military
9 14 (1.61%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.27%) Law
10 11 (1.27%) Advertising
11 6 (0.69%) Online Betting
11 6 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.58%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.35%) Games
14 2 (0.23%) Publishing
14 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 138 (15.92%) Analyst
2 130 (14.99%) Consultant
3 80 (9.23%) Developer
4 79 (9.11%) Data Manager
5 74 (8.54%) Data Analyst
6 71 (8.19%) Architect
7 65 (7.50%) Data Analytics Manager
8 60 (6.92%) Data Scientist
9 51 (5.88%) Data Consultant
10 49 (5.65%) Software Engineer
10 49 (5.65%) Data Architect
11 43 (4.96%) Senior Manager
12 38 (4.38%) Data Analytics Consultant
13 34 (3.92%) Business Analyst
14 27 (3.11%) Big Data Architect
14 27 (3.11%) Business Consultant
15 25 (2.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 22 (2.54%) Senior Analyst
17 20 (2.31%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 19 (2.19%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (9.80%) HTML
2 79 (9.11%) .NET
3 75 (8.65%) HTML5
4 72 (8.30%) CSS
5 41 (4.73%) J2EE
6 40 (4.61%) XML
6 40 (4.61%) CSS3
7 39 (4.50%) Web Services
8 33 (3.81%) jQuery
9 31 (3.58%) D3.js
10 28 (3.23%) SciPy
10 28 (3.23%) Pandas
11 27 (3.11%) Spring
12 25 (2.88%) Apache Camel
12 25 (2.88%) Hibernate
12 25 (2.88%) ASP.NET
12 25 (2.88%) Middleware
13 22 (2.54%) Natural Language Processing
13 22 (2.54%) Cascalog
13 22 (2.54%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 286 (32.99%) Analytical Skills
2 192 (22.15%) Visualisation
3 94 (10.84%) Computer Science
4 85 (9.80%) Mathematics
5 79 (9.11%) Statistics
6 36 (4.15%) Algorithms
7 33 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 32 (3.69%) Data Integration
9 28 (3.23%) Open Source
10 25 (2.88%) PKI
11 24 (2.77%) User Experience
12 22 (2.54%) Social Media
13 21 (2.42%) FMCG
14 18 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (1.85%) Economics
15 16 (1.85%) Cybercrime
16 15 (1.73%) Data Extraction
17 13 (1.50%) Data Structures
17 13 (1.50%) Physics
18 12 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (7.73%) Linux
2 38 (4.38%) Windows
3 20 (2.31%) UNIX
4 5 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.23%) zOS
7 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.12%) AIX
7 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (100.00%) Analytics
2 324 (37.37%) Business Intelligence
3 205 (23.64%) Big Data Analytics
4 185 (21.34%) ETL
5 179 (20.65%) Data Analysis
6 141 (16.26%) Data Modelling
7 114 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (10.84%) Project Management
9 87 (10.03%) Data Architecture
10 73 (8.42%) Data Governance
11 71 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (7.73%) Data Management
13 63 (7.27%) Information Management
14 61 (7.04%) Data Visualisation
15 57 (6.57%) Software Engineering
16 55 (6.34%) Business Analysis
17 50 (5.77%) DevOps
18 49 (5.65%) CRM
19 46 (5.31%) Mentoring
20 43 (4.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 333 (38.41%) SQL
2 173 (19.95%) R
3 161 (18.57%) Python
4 113 (13.03%) Java
5 96 (11.07%) JavaScript
6 78 (9.00%) T-SQL
7 70 (8.07%) C#
8 60 (6.92%) C++
9 50 (5.77%) VBA
10 44 (5.07%) Perl
11 42 (4.84%) C
11 42 (4.84%) Ruby
12 33 (3.81%) PHP
13 32 (3.69%) Bash Shell
14 30 (3.46%) PL/SQL
14 30 (3.46%) MATLAB
15 22 (2.54%) Clojure
16 17 (1.96%) Scala
17 10 (1.15%) PowerShell
18 9 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 235 (27.10%) Degree
2 67 (7.73%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.27%) DV Cleared
4 29 (3.34%) SC Cleared
5 26 (3.00%) PhD
6 9 (1.04%) PMP
6 9 (1.04%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.58%) MBA
7 5 (0.58%) CISSP
7 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.46%) CISA
8 4 (0.46%) CIMA
8 4 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.35%) IIBA
9 3 (0.35%) MCITP
9 3 (0.35%) CISM
9 3 (0.35%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.23%) CCIE
10 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.58%) Data Quality
2 27 (3.11%) QA
3 24 (2.77%) CRD IV
4 23 (2.65%) EMIR
4 23 (2.65%) MiFID
5 6 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.58%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.58%) SLA
7 3 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.12%) FINREP
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.12%) Basel II
System Software
1 26 (3.00%) VirtualBox
1 26 (3.00%) Hyper-V
1 26 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.04%) HDFS
3 5 (0.58%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.12%) XenServer
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (3.00%) Vagrant
2 10 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.15%) Puppet
3 9 (1.04%) Pingdom
4 6 (0.69%) Oozie
4 6 (0.69%) Ansible
4 6 (0.69%) Salt
5 3 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.35%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.35%) Cacti
5 3 (0.35%) Munin
5 3 (0.35%) Ambari
5 3 (0.35%) Nagios
5 3 (0.35%) OpenView
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 189 (21.80%) Oracle
2 141 (16.26%) Tableau
3 108 (12.46%) Microsoft
4 84 (9.69%) SAP
5 77 (8.88%) Teradata
6 66 (7.61%) Business Objects
7 50 (5.77%) IBM
8 43 (4.96%) Informatica
9 33 (3.81%) Cognos
10 26 (3.00%) VMware
11 22 (2.54%) MicroStrategy
12 20 (2.31%) Ab Initio
13 19 (2.19%) Google
14 17 (1.96%) Hyperion
15 14 (1.61%) TIBCO
16 12 (1.38%) MuleSoft
16 12 (1.38%) Apigee
16 12 (1.38%) Mashery
17 11 (1.27%) Cloudera
17 11 (1.27%) Netezza
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