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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 548 638 704
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +66
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 371 246 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 283 196 124
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £95,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

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
88131 87877 85586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 82.35% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71785 69854 71243
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +101 353 £55,000 -8.33% 62
London +91 258 £60,000 -4.00% 52
City of London +29 56 £65,000 +8.33% 14
South East -5 32 £62,500 +78.57% 6
North West +4 16 £42,250 +9.03% 1
West Midlands -23 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Manchester +15 15 £37,000 +13.84% 1
Berkshire -3 15 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland +18 14 £55,000 +10.00%
Reading +8 13 £48,750 +40.28%
South West -14 11 £51,250 -21.15%
Surrey -5 10 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Guildford +10 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Edinburgh +11 7 £55,000 -
East of England +2 7 £50,000 -28.57%
Glasgow - 7 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £57,500 -
Yorkshire -12 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
West Yorkshire -15 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Warwickshire - 6 £45,000 -
Warwick - 6 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 6 £65,000 -
Leeds -8 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Oxford - 5 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £62,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £45,000 -35.71%
Coventry -14 4 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 - -
Salford - 4 £35,000 -
North East - 4 - -

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 689 (100.00%) Analytics
2 278 (40.35%) Big Data
3 257 (37.30%) SQL
4 249 (36.14%) Business Intelligence
5 234 (33.96%) Finance
6 209 (30.33%) SAS
7 177 (25.69%) Analytical Skills
8 161 (23.37%) Degree
9 152 (22.06%) ETL
10 143 (20.75%) Data Analysis
11 142 (20.61%) Oracle
12 131 (19.01%) Python
13 129 (18.72%) R
14 126 (18.29%) Hadoop
15 124 (18.00%) Data Modelling
16 121 (17.56%) Big Data Analytics
17 116 (16.84%) SQL Server
18 113 (16.40%) Visualisation
19 111 (16.11%) Data Warehouse
20 106 (15.38%) Marketing
21 100 (14.51%) Java
22 83 (12.05%) QlikView
23 81 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
23 81 (11.76%) SPSS
24 76 (11.03%) Tableau
25 75 (10.89%) Banking
26 74 (10.74%) MS Excel
27 73 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 69 (10.01%) Data Mining
29 67 (9.72%) Relational Database

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 209 (30.33%) SAS
2 22 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.19%) Apache Spark
3 21 (3.05%) Apache Pig
4 12 (1.74%) Node.js
5 8 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.02%) Documentum
7 5 (0.73%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.58%) WordPress
8 4 (0.58%) WorkSite
9 3 (0.44%) CMS
9 3 (0.44%) IIS
9 3 (0.44%) Apache
10 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 81 (11.76%) SPSS
2 74 (10.74%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.89%) PowerPivot
5 7 (1.02%) MS Office
6 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) FastStats
8 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (1.74%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.58%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.58%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.44%) HFM
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.29%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (1.02%) SaaS
4 7 (1.02%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.87%) Google App Engine
5 6 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.03%) Internet
2 6 (0.87%) Firewall
3 4 (0.58%) LDAP
3 4 (0.58%) VPN
3 4 (0.58%) MPLS
4 3 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.44%) DNS
4 3 (0.44%) LAN
4 3 (0.44%) WAN
4 3 (0.44%) DHCP
5 2 (0.29%) SNMP
6 1 (0.15%) Network Security
6 1 (0.15%) SSH
6 1 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.15%) SNA
6 1 (0.15%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) SMS
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (40.35%) Big Data
2 126 (18.29%) Hadoop
3 116 (16.84%) SQL Server
4 111 (16.11%) Data Warehouse
5 83 (12.05%) QlikView
6 73 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 69 (10.01%) Data Mining
8 67 (9.72%) Relational Database
9 57 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 56 (8.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 49 (7.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 40 (5.81%) NoSQL
13 39 (5.66%) MongoDB
14 37 (5.37%) Oracle BI EE
14 37 (5.37%) MySQL
15 36 (5.22%) Apache Hive
16 33 (4.79%) RDBMS
17 29 (4.21%) OLAP
18 26 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
18 26 (3.77%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 43 (6.24%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.76%) Visual Studio
3 18 (2.61%) Mercurial
4 14 (2.03%) Subversion
5 8 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (1.16%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.02%) Yeoman
7 4 (0.58%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.44%) Maven
9 2 (0.29%) Selenium
9 2 (0.29%) WatiN
9 2 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.29%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.29%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.29%) GitLab
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
General
1 234 (33.96%) Finance
2 106 (15.38%) Marketing
3 75 (10.89%) Banking
4 59 (8.56%) Retail
5 26 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.61%) Law
7 13 (1.89%) Advertising
8 9 (1.31%) Military
8 9 (1.31%) Legal
9 6 (0.87%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.73%) Games
11 3 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.44%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.29%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Local Government
12 2 (0.29%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (15.53%) Analyst
2 104 (15.09%) Consultant
3 73 (10.60%) Architect
4 67 (9.72%) Developer
5 56 (8.13%) Data Analyst
5 56 (8.13%) Data Manager
6 44 (6.39%) Data Analytics Manager
7 42 (6.10%) Data Architect
8 36 (5.22%) Data Consultant
9 34 (4.93%) Software Engineer
10 32 (4.64%) Senior Manager
11 27 (3.92%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 27 (3.92%) Business Analyst
12 26 (3.77%) Data Scientist
13 25 (3.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 20 (2.90%) Business Consultant
15 19 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
16 16 (2.32%) Project Manager
17 15 (2.18%) Big Data Architect
18 14 (2.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (6.82%) .NET
2 44 (6.39%) HTML
3 39 (5.66%) CSS
4 38 (5.52%) XML
5 37 (5.37%) Web Services
6 27 (3.92%) HTML5
7 22 (3.19%) RESTful
8 18 (2.61%) CSS3
9 16 (2.32%) ASP.NET
10 15 (2.18%) jQuery
11 14 (2.03%) J2EE
12 12 (1.74%) D3.js
13 11 (1.60%) Spring
14 10 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (1.45%) SciPy
14 10 (1.45%) Pandas
15 8 (1.16%) Hibernate
15 8 (1.16%) JSON
16 7 (1.02%) Cascalog
16 7 (1.02%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 177 (25.69%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (16.40%) Visualisation
3 59 (8.56%) Mathematics
4 55 (7.98%) Statistics
5 52 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 52 (7.55%) Algorithms
6 36 (5.22%) Data Integration
7 26 (3.77%) Open Source
8 22 (3.19%) User Experience
9 19 (2.76%) Management Information System
10 15 (2.18%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.89%) Neural Network
12 12 (1.74%) Physics
12 12 (1.74%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (1.60%) Social Media
13 11 (1.60%) Data Extraction
14 9 (1.31%) Internet of Things
14 9 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.16%) NHS
15 8 (1.16%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 56 (8.13%) Linux
2 35 (5.08%) UNIX
3 26 (3.77%) Windows
4 5 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (100.00%) Analytics
2 249 (36.14%) Business Intelligence
3 152 (22.06%) ETL
4 143 (20.75%) Data Analysis
5 124 (18.00%) Data Modelling
6 121 (17.56%) Big Data Analytics
7 81 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (8.13%) Project Management
8 56 (8.13%) Data Architecture
9 48 (6.97%) Data Management
10 45 (6.53%) Software Engineering
11 40 (5.81%) Data Visualisation
12 34 (4.93%) CRM
12 34 (4.93%) Data Governance
13 33 (4.79%) Predictive Modelling
13 33 (4.79%) Mentoring
14 29 (4.21%) E-Commerce
15 28 (4.06%) Performance Management
16 27 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 257 (37.30%) SQL
2 131 (19.01%) Python
3 129 (18.72%) R
4 100 (14.51%) Java
5 57 (8.27%) T-SQL
6 49 (7.11%) JavaScript
7 47 (6.82%) C#
8 46 (6.68%) MATLAB
9 38 (5.52%) C++
10 36 (5.22%) PHP
11 27 (3.92%) VBA
12 24 (3.48%) Perl
13 23 (3.34%) Ruby
14 19 (2.76%) Scala
15 18 (2.61%) Bash Shell
16 17 (2.47%) VB
17 16 (2.32%) C
18 15 (2.18%) PL/SQL
19 7 (1.02%) Clojure
19 7 (1.02%) F#
Qualifications
1 161 (23.37%) Degree
2 24 (3.48%) PhD
3 23 (3.34%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.76%) VCP4
5 17 (2.47%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.03%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.73%) CISSP
8 4 (0.58%) PMP
8 4 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.44%) CISA
10 2 (0.29%) ISEB
10 2 (0.29%) MBA
11 1 (0.15%) CFA
11 1 (0.15%) CHFI
11 1 (0.15%) MCITP
11 1 (0.15%) CISM
11 1 (0.15%) CIMA
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.52%) QA
2 28 (4.06%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.29%) Basel II
5 1 (0.15%) GPG13
5 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
System Software
1 10 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (1.45%) Hyper-V
1 10 (1.45%) HDFS
2 8 (1.16%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.58%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.44%) XenServer
4 3 (0.44%) vSphere
4 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.02%) Vagrant
1 7 (1.02%) Puppet
2 4 (0.58%) OpenView
2 4 (0.58%) Nagios
2 4 (0.58%) ZABBIX
2 4 (0.58%) Cacti
2 4 (0.58%) Munin
2 4 (0.58%) Ambari
2 4 (0.58%) Oozie
2 4 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 142 (20.61%) Oracle
2 76 (11.03%) Tableau
3 61 (8.85%) Business Objects
4 60 (8.71%) Microsoft
5 53 (7.69%) SAP
6 50 (7.26%) Teradata
7 46 (6.68%) IBM
8 32 (4.64%) Informatica
9 24 (3.48%) Cognos
10 18 (2.61%) Google
11 13 (1.89%) Ab Initio
12 12 (1.74%) Open Text
12 12 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
12 12 (1.74%) Splunk
13 10 (1.45%) VMware
13 10 (1.45%) Vertica
14 9 (1.31%) Hortonworks
15 8 (1.16%) HP
15 8 (1.16%) Talend
16 7 (1.02%) EXASOL
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 to £65 000 (+huge package!!!)
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £200000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Shareforce Ltd - Altius
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensiv
Posted: Yesterday