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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 471 618 733
Rank change year-on-year
+147 +115
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 514 335 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.34% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 367 277 104
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -10.00%

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
93605 97685 87746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.58% 82.72% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76475 79074 72329
Average salary £50,000 £48,558 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.96% +6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +119 468 £60,000 -4.00% 54
London +114 399 £62,500 -3.84% 38
City of London +41 85 £57,500 -11.53% 11
Scotland +22 28 £38,600 -22.80% 1
South East +10 16 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Glasgow - 16 £38,600 - 1
East Midlands +13 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Edinburgh +16 11 £46,000 +8.23%
South West -9 10 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Northern Ireland - 10 £37,500 - 1
County Antrim - 10 £37,500 - 1
Belfast - 10 £37,500 - 1
Uxbridge +4 9 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire - 9 - - 1
Berkshire -2 7 £60,000 -40.00% 1
North West -3 7 £78,750 +52.91% 4
Nottinghamshire +3 6 £18,000 -62.10% 2
Nottingham -1 6 £18,000 -55.00% 2
Yorkshire -11 6 £69,500 +15.83%
Reading -1 5 £60,000 -
Stirling - 5 - -
Derbyshire +3 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Manchester +2 4 £47,500 +19.49% 3
West Midlands -12 4 £41,250 -2.94% 3
Leeds -11 3 £100,000 +66.66%
West Yorkshire -12 3 £100,000 +66.66%
Hammersmith - 3 £60,000 -
Cheshire -3 2 £110,000 +51.72%
Slough -6 2 £65,000 +18.18%
North Yorkshire - 2 £37,750 -

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 893 (100.00%) Analytics
2 381 (42.67%) SQL
3 354 (39.64%) Business Intelligence
4 329 (36.84%) Big Data
5 327 (36.62%) Finance
6 295 (33.03%) Analytical Skills
7 256 (28.67%) SAS
8 216 (24.19%) Visualisation
9 210 (23.52%) ETL
10 206 (23.07%) Oracle
11 203 (22.73%) Hadoop
12 202 (22.62%) Degree
13 192 (21.50%) Big Data Analytics
14 187 (20.94%) R
15 174 (19.48%) Tableau
16 167 (18.70%) Data Warehouse
17 163 (18.25%) Data Analysis
18 159 (17.81%) Python
19 149 (16.69%) SQL Server
20 143 (16.01%) Marketing
21 142 (15.90%) Java
22 134 (15.01%) Agile Software Development
23 132 (14.78%) Data Modelling
24 130 (14.56%) QlikView
25 126 (14.11%) SPSS
26 116 (12.99%) Banking
27 111 (12.43%) Microsoft
28 105 (11.76%) Mathematics
29 102 (11.42%) Computer Science
30 97 (10.86%) Retail

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 256 (28.67%) SAS
2 45 (5.04%) Apache Pig
3 40 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (4.14%) Node.js
5 20 (2.24%) Apache Solr
6 18 (2.02%) Apache Spark
7 14 (1.57%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.23%) IIS
9 7 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.56%) Apache
11 3 (0.34%) CMS
11 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.34%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.22%) WordPress
13 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 126 (14.11%) SPSS
2 71 (7.95%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.46%) MS Office
3 13 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.22%) Stata
8 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.11%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 14 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (1.01%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 8 (0.90%) Workday HCM
4 6 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.56%) HFM
5 5 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.22%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.22%) Unica
8 1 (0.11%) FRx
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.11%) Agresso
8 1 (0.11%) Lawson
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (2.69%) Amazon S3
2 24 (2.69%) Amazon EMR
3 12 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.34%) SaaS
4 11 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 9 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.90%) Taleo
6 8 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (0.67%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.45%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) Boomi
9 1 (0.11%) SmartFocus
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.78%) Firewall
2 6 (0.67%) SNMP
3 4 (0.45%) Internet
4 3 (0.34%) IPsec
4 3 (0.34%) HTTP
5 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.11%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.11%) SMS
6 1 (0.11%) Network Security
6 1 (0.11%) SNA
6 1 (0.11%) SSL
6 1 (0.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (36.84%) Big Data
2 203 (22.73%) Hadoop
3 167 (18.70%) Data Warehouse
4 149 (16.69%) SQL Server
5 130 (14.56%) QlikView
6 88 (9.85%) MongoDB
7 85 (9.52%) Data Mining
8 82 (9.18%) Relational Database
9 81 (9.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 79 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 64 (7.17%) Spotfire
12 60 (6.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 57 (6.38%) RDBMS
13 57 (6.38%) NoSQL
14 54 (6.05%) Apache Hive
15 49 (5.49%) MySQL
16 44 (4.93%) Oracle BI EE
17 41 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
18 36 (4.03%) Mahout
19 35 (3.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 58 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 25 (2.80%) Jenkins
3 24 (2.69%) Yeoman
4 16 (1.79%) ClearCase
4 16 (1.79%) Subversion
5 14 (1.57%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.12%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.01%) SpecFlow
7 9 (1.01%) GitLab
7 9 (1.01%) Selenium
7 9 (1.01%) WatiN
7 9 (1.01%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.01%) MSBuild
8 7 (0.78%) Mercurial
9 6 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.56%) FindBugs
10 5 (0.56%) Checkstyle
10 5 (0.56%) JIRA
10 5 (0.56%) JUnit
General
1 327 (36.62%) Finance
2 143 (16.01%) Marketing
3 116 (12.99%) Banking
4 97 (10.86%) Retail
5 79 (8.85%) Telecoms
6 34 (3.81%) Legal
7 31 (3.47%) Military
8 27 (3.02%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.57%) Advertising
10 13 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.90%) Law
13 6 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.67%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.56%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.56%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.56%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.56%) Automotive
15 4 (0.45%) Electronics
16 3 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 160 (17.92%) Analyst
2 142 (15.90%) Consultant
3 104 (11.65%) Developer
4 90 (10.08%) Data Scientist
5 89 (9.97%) Data Analyst
6 86 (9.63%) Data Manager
7 68 (7.61%) Architect
8 67 (7.50%) Data Analytics Manager
9 57 (6.38%) Senior Manager
10 50 (5.60%) Data Consultant
11 46 (5.15%) Software Engineer
12 40 (4.48%) Business Consultant
13 39 (4.37%) Data Architect
14 38 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
15 33 (3.70%) Business Analyst
15 33 (3.70%) Data Analytics Consultant
16 30 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 24 (2.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 23 (2.58%) Insight Analyst
18 23 (2.58%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (8.40%) HTML
2 72 (8.06%) CSS
3 67 (7.50%) .NET
4 66 (7.39%) HTML5
5 47 (5.26%) J2EE
6 42 (4.70%) CSS3
7 39 (4.37%) XML
8 35 (3.92%) Web Services
8 35 (3.92%) D3.js
9 33 (3.70%) jQuery
10 32 (3.58%) Spring
11 30 (3.36%) Hibernate
11 30 (3.36%) Middleware
11 30 (3.36%) SciPy
11 30 (3.36%) Apache Camel
11 30 (3.36%) Pandas
12 24 (2.69%) scikit-learn
12 24 (2.69%) Cascalog
12 24 (2.69%) Natural Language Processing
13 23 (2.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 295 (33.03%) Analytical Skills
2 216 (24.19%) Visualisation
3 105 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 102 (11.42%) Computer Science
5 91 (10.19%) Statistics
6 45 (5.04%) Management Information System
7 40 (4.48%) Data Integration
8 34 (3.81%) Algorithms
9 33 (3.70%) FMCG
10 30 (3.36%) PKI
11 28 (3.14%) Physics
12 25 (2.80%) Economics
12 25 (2.80%) Social Media
13 24 (2.69%) User Experience
14 19 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (1.90%) Data Extraction
16 16 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
16 16 (1.79%) Cybercrime
17 15 (1.68%) Data Structures
18 10 (1.12%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 70 (7.84%) Linux
2 36 (4.03%) Windows
3 27 (3.02%) UNIX
4 9 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.56%) zOS
6 1 (0.11%) Debian
6 1 (0.11%) Android
6 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.11%) AIX
6 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 893 (100.00%) Analytics
2 354 (39.64%) Business Intelligence
3 210 (23.52%) ETL
4 192 (21.50%) Big Data Analytics
5 163 (18.25%) Data Analysis
6 134 (15.01%) Agile Software Development
7 132 (14.78%) Data Modelling
8 95 (10.64%) Project Management
8 95 (10.64%) Data Management
9 91 (10.19%) Data Architecture
10 85 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 81 (9.07%) Data Visualisation
12 80 (8.96%) Data Governance
13 75 (8.40%) Information Management
14 66 (7.39%) Scrum
15 63 (7.05%) CRM
16 60 (6.72%) SDLC
17 58 (6.49%) Business Analysis
18 53 (5.94%) Business Development
19 52 (5.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 381 (42.67%) SQL
2 187 (20.94%) R
3 159 (17.81%) Python
4 142 (15.90%) Java
5 85 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 68 (7.61%) T-SQL
7 67 (7.50%) C++
8 64 (7.17%) C#
9 63 (7.05%) VBA
10 49 (5.49%) C
11 44 (4.93%) Perl
12 41 (4.59%) Ruby
13 34 (3.81%) PL/SQL
14 30 (3.36%) MATLAB
14 30 (3.36%) Bash Shell
15 25 (2.80%) PHP
16 24 (2.69%) Clojure
17 17 (1.90%) Shell Script
18 13 (1.46%) VB
19 10 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 202 (22.62%) Degree
2 72 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 42 (4.70%) DV Cleared
4 36 (4.03%) SC Cleared
5 23 (2.58%) PhD
6 9 (1.01%) CISSP
7 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.78%) OCP
7 7 (0.78%) OCA
7 7 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (0.78%) CISM
8 6 (0.67%) CIMA
8 6 (0.67%) CISA
9 5 (0.56%) MBA
9 5 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.56%) PMP
9 5 (0.56%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.45%) MCSE
11 3 (0.34%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.80%) MiFID
2 25 (2.80%) CRD IV
3 24 (2.69%) EMIR
4 21 (2.35%) QA
5 9 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.90%) SLA
7 5 (0.56%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.45%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.11%) Basel II
11 1 (0.11%) FINREP
System Software
1 35 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (3.47%) Hyper-V
3 28 (3.14%) VirtualBox
4 16 (1.79%) HDFS
5 5 (0.56%) GPFS
5 5 (0.56%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (3.14%) Vagrant
2 10 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.78%) Ansible
3 7 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (0.67%) Salt
5 5 (0.56%) Puppet
6 3 (0.34%) Oozie
7 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 206 (23.07%) Oracle
2 174 (19.48%) Tableau
3 111 (12.43%) Microsoft
4 85 (9.52%) SAP
5 75 (8.40%) Teradata
6 72 (8.06%) Business Objects
7 69 (7.73%) Informatica
8 52 (5.82%) IBM
9 46 (5.15%) Cognos
10 37 (4.14%) VMware
11 34 (3.81%) MicroStrategy
12 31 (3.47%) Ab Initio
13 22 (2.46%) Netezza
14 20 (2.24%) Hyperion
15 19 (2.13%) TIBCO
16 18 (2.02%) Google
17 16 (1.79%) MuleSoft
17 16 (1.79%) Apigee
17 16 (1.79%) Mashery
18 9 (1.01%) DataFlux
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent bonuses and benefits
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: Competitive
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London
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Salary: £50k + 18% Pension + benefits
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £110k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40’000 to £65 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40’000 to £65 000 (+huge package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago