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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 551 689 696
Rank change year-on-year
+138 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 367 205 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 285 176 147
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +1.85%

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
87161 85486 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.66% 82.26% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71806 68211 75331
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 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 26 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +118 348 £55,000 -8.33% 56
London +84 241 £55,000 -8.33% 35
City of London +27 64 £67,500 +12.50% 5
South East -32 30 £62,500 +66.66% 5
North West +6 19 £56,250 +2.27% 4
West Midlands +5 17 £50,000 -9.90% 3
Manchester -1 17 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Scotland +14 16 £47,500 -13.63% 2
East of England +3 13 £47,500 -32.14%
Yorkshire +3 13 £80,000 +60.00% 2
Berkshire -2 13 £60,000 +9.09% 1
West Yorkshire +4 12 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Leeds +16 11 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Reading +15 10 £52,500 +50.00%
Glasgow - 9 £34,000 -
Birmingham - 8 £65,000 - 2
Coventry - 8 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +5 7 £53,750 -2.71% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £45,000 -35.71%
South West -5 6 £47,500 -26.92% 6
Surrey -13 6 £62,500 +78.57% 3
Hertfordshire - 6 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £62,500 - 1
North East - 5 - -
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
Oxford - 5 £62,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - -
East Midlands +11 4 £68,750 +5.76% 1
Guildford -8 4 £53,750 +43.33% 3
Hammersmith - 4 - -

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 631 (100.00%) Analytics
2 255 (40.41%) SQL
3 224 (35.50%) Big Data
4 223 (35.34%) Business Intelligence
5 216 (34.23%) Finance
6 208 (32.96%) SAS
7 164 (25.99%) Analytical Skills
8 152 (24.09%) Degree
9 135 (21.39%) Data Analysis
10 127 (20.13%) ETL
11 120 (19.02%) SQL Server
11 120 (19.02%) R
12 117 (18.54%) Oracle
13 106 (16.80%) Python
13 106 (16.80%) Data Warehouse
14 99 (15.69%) Data Modelling
15 96 (15.21%) Hadoop
16 93 (14.74%) Java
17 90 (14.26%) QlikView
18 86 (13.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 83 (13.15%) Marketing
20 82 (13.00%) Visualisation
20 82 (13.00%) Big Data Analytics
21 81 (12.84%) SPSS
22 80 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
23 70 (11.09%) MS Excel
23 70 (11.09%) Banking
23 70 (11.09%) Tableau
24 62 (9.83%) T-SQL
24 62 (9.83%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 208 (32.96%) SAS
2 22 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.69%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.27%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.11%) Documentum
5 7 (1.11%) Apache
6 6 (0.95%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.79%) Node.js
8 3 (0.48%) WorkSite
8 3 (0.48%) WordPress
8 3 (0.48%) IIS
9 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.16%) CMS
Applications
1 81 (12.84%) SPSS
2 70 (11.09%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.27%) PowerPivot
5 6 (0.95%) MS Office
6 2 (0.32%) Stata
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.27%) Google Analytics
1 8 (1.27%) SiteCatalyst
2 6 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.48%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.32%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.06%) SaaS
3 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.79%) Google App Engine
6 5 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.63%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.06%) Internet
2 7 (1.11%) DNS
2 7 (1.11%) Firewall
2 7 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.63%) VPN
3 4 (0.63%) LDAP
3 4 (0.63%) MPLS
4 3 (0.48%) LAN
4 3 (0.48%) WAN
4 3 (0.48%) DHCP
5 2 (0.32%) SNMP
6 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.16%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.16%) SSH
6 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.16%) Network Security
6 1 (0.16%) HTTP
6 1 (0.16%) SMS
6 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (35.50%) Big Data
2 120 (19.02%) SQL Server
3 106 (16.80%) Data Warehouse
4 96 (15.21%) Hadoop
5 90 (14.26%) QlikView
6 86 (13.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 62 (9.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 59 (9.35%) Relational Database
9 52 (8.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 51 (8.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 49 (7.77%) Data Mining
12 38 (6.02%) NoSQL
13 34 (5.39%) Oracle BI EE
14 29 (4.60%) MySQL
15 28 (4.44%) MongoDB
16 24 (3.80%) RDBMS
17 22 (3.49%) Spotfire
17 22 (3.49%) EDRMS
18 21 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
19 19 (3.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 34 (5.39%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 17 (2.69%) Subversion
3 17 (2.69%) Mercurial
4 10 (1.58%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.63%) JIRA
6 4 (0.63%) Hudson
6 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.48%) Maven
7 3 (0.48%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.16%) GitLab
8 1 (0.16%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.16%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.16%) WatiN
8 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
General
1 216 (34.23%) Finance
2 83 (13.15%) Marketing
3 70 (11.09%) Banking
4 39 (6.18%) Retail
5 27 (4.28%) Law
6 15 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.06%) Advertising
8 7 (1.11%) Games
9 4 (0.63%) Legal
9 4 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.32%) Local Government
10 2 (0.32%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Front Office
11 1 (0.16%) Military
11 1 (0.16%) Billing
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (14.42%) Analyst
2 79 (12.52%) Consultant
3 68 (10.78%) Developer
3 68 (10.78%) Architect
4 54 (8.56%) Data Analyst
5 47 (7.45%) Data Manager
6 39 (6.18%) Data Analytics Manager
7 35 (5.55%) Data Architect
8 27 (4.28%) Data Consultant
9 24 (3.80%) Software Engineer
10 21 (3.33%) Business Analyst
10 21 (3.33%) Senior Manager
11 20 (3.17%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 20 (3.17%) Data Scientist
12 19 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (2.54%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 13 (2.06%) Senior Developer
14 13 (2.06%) Administrator
15 12 (1.90%) Senior Software Engineer
15 12 (1.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.50%) .NET
2 38 (6.02%) XML
3 30 (4.75%) Web Services
4 29 (4.60%) HTML
5 27 (4.28%) CSS
6 15 (2.38%) RESTful
7 13 (2.06%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.58%) jQuery
8 10 (1.58%) HTML5
9 9 (1.43%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.11%) MSMQ
11 7 (1.11%) Task Parallel Library
11 7 (1.11%) Reactive Extensions
12 6 (0.95%) CSS3
12 6 (0.95%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.95%) Spring
12 6 (0.95%) MDX
13 5 (0.79%) Hibernate
13 5 (0.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 164 (25.99%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (13.00%) Visualisation
3 58 (9.19%) Mathematics
4 55 (8.72%) Algorithms
5 52 (8.24%) Computer Science
6 49 (7.77%) Statistics
7 33 (5.23%) Data Integration
8 24 (3.80%) Open Source
9 15 (2.38%) Physics
9 15 (2.38%) User Experience
9 15 (2.38%) Data Structures
10 14 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
10 14 (2.22%) Neural Network
11 9 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.27%) Data Extraction
12 8 (1.27%) Internet of Things
13 7 (1.11%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.11%) Clustering
13 7 (1.11%) GIS
14 6 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.61%) Linux
2 30 (4.75%) UNIX
3 26 (4.12%) Windows
4 5 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.16%) AIX
5 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (100.00%) Analytics
2 223 (35.34%) Business Intelligence
3 135 (21.39%) Data Analysis
4 127 (20.13%) ETL
5 99 (15.69%) Data Modelling
6 82 (13.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 80 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (6.97%) Data Architecture
9 42 (6.66%) Data Management
10 40 (6.34%) Software Engineering
11 36 (5.71%) Project Management
12 32 (5.07%) Mentoring
13 31 (4.91%) TDD
14 30 (4.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (4.44%) CRM
16 27 (4.28%) Predictive Modelling
17 24 (3.80%) Data Governance
17 24 (3.80%) Data Visualisation
18 23 (3.65%) E-Commerce
19 21 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 255 (40.41%) SQL
2 120 (19.02%) R
3 106 (16.80%) Python
4 93 (14.74%) Java
5 62 (9.83%) T-SQL
6 54 (8.56%) C#
7 44 (6.97%) MATLAB
8 34 (5.39%) JavaScript
9 32 (5.07%) C++
10 29 (4.60%) PHP
11 22 (3.49%) Ruby
12 20 (3.17%) Scala
13 17 (2.69%) VBA
13 17 (2.69%) Perl
14 16 (2.54%) VB
15 12 (1.90%) C
15 12 (1.90%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.58%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.11%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.11%) F#
Qualifications
1 152 (24.09%) Degree
2 18 (2.85%) PhD
3 10 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.11%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.79%) MBA
6 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.32%) ISEB
7 2 (0.32%) CISSP
7 2 (0.32%) PMP
7 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CISM
8 1 (0.16%) CIMA
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CCIE
8 1 (0.16%) MCITP
8 1 (0.16%) CFA
8 1 (0.16%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.34%) QA
2 19 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.16%) GPG13
4 1 (0.16%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (0.95%) HDFS
2 4 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.48%) XenServer
3 3 (0.48%) vSphere
4 2 (0.32%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.16%) Xen
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (1.11%) Puppet
2 5 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.63%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.63%) Ambari
3 4 (0.63%) Oozie
3 4 (0.63%) OpenView
3 4 (0.63%) Nagios
3 4 (0.63%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.63%) Cacti
3 4 (0.63%) Munin
3 4 (0.63%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 117 (18.54%) Oracle
2 70 (11.09%) Tableau
3 59 (9.35%) Business Objects
4 52 (8.24%) Microsoft
5 42 (6.66%) Teradata
6 40 (6.34%) SAP
7 36 (5.71%) IBM
8 30 (4.75%) Informatica
9 18 (2.85%) Cognos
10 14 (2.22%) Ab Initio
10 14 (2.22%) Google
11 11 (1.74%) Splunk
12 10 (1.58%) Talend
12 10 (1.58%) LexisNexis
13 9 (1.43%) Hortonworks
13 9 (1.43%) Vertica
13 9 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
13 9 (1.43%) Open Text
14 7 (1.11%) VMware
14 7 (1.11%) Adobe
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £77000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: On Target Earnings Salary includes benefits extensive bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensiv
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DataSciences Consulting
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago