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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 298 443 572
Rank change year-on-year
+145 +129
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 1080 630 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.60% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.71% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 851 469 333
Average salary £58,000 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.41% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,459 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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
88106 89047 87460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.16% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73200 73150 69679
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 +159 1044 £58,935 +7.15% 150
London +97 652 £64,000 +16.36% 105
South East +72 136 £47,903 -10.87% 15
City of London +41 69 £60,000 -4.00% 25
North West +43 60 £47,903 -0.71% 10
South West +33 54 £40,250 -15.26% 8
East of England +19 50 £54,901 +12.15% 6
Berkshire +23 46 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Manchester +42 43 £53,196 +20.90% 7
Yorkshire +30 42 £32,500 -21.21% 3
West Midlands -2 35 £50,730 +1.45% 2
Surrey +22 32 £35,000 -22.22% 4
West Yorkshire +11 31 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Leeds +4 31 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Reading +15 27 £40,000 -31.91% 2
Scotland -17 24 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Oxfordshire +9 22 £62,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +7 21 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Gloucestershire +19 20 £52,500 -8.69% 5
Essex - 18 £51,459 - 2
Bristol +10 17 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Birmingham -2 17 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Glasgow -9 15 £57,000 +44.30% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 14 £51,459 -
West Sussex - 13 £47,903 - 1
Slough +8 10 £80,750 +7.66%
Telford - 10 £58,935 -
Shropshire - 10 £58,935 -
Hampshire +18 9 £59,750 - 1
Worthing - 9 £51,459 -

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2069 (100.00%) Analytics
2 759 (36.68%) Big Data
3 716 (34.61%) SQL
4 629 (30.40%) Business Intelligence
5 627 (30.30%) Finance
6 564 (27.26%) Agile Software Development
7 501 (24.21%) Analytical Skills
8 475 (22.96%) Degree
9 452 (21.85%) Hadoop
10 366 (17.69%) Java
11 365 (17.64%) Python
12 341 (16.48%) ETL
13 325 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
14 310 (14.98%) Oracle
15 306 (14.79%) Visualisation
16 289 (13.97%) SQL Server
17 264 (12.76%) Computer Science
18 259 (12.52%) Big Data Analytics
19 256 (12.37%) Tableau
20 246 (11.89%) Marketing
21 243 (11.74%) Data Modelling
22 240 (11.60%) Retail
23 239 (11.55%) R
24 238 (11.50%) Data Analysis
25 233 (11.26%) SAS
25 233 (11.26%) NoSQL
26 230 (11.12%) Data Management
27 227 (10.97%) JavaScript
28 226 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
29 219 (10.58%) Microsoft

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 233 (11.26%) SAS
2 114 (5.51%) Apache Spark
3 81 (3.91%) Node.js
4 70 (3.38%) Apache Pig
5 64 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (1.30%) SharePoint
7 25 (1.21%) Apache
8 24 (1.16%) CMS
9 21 (1.01%) IIS
10 13 (0.63%) Mule
11 12 (0.58%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.48%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.39%) Documentum
13 8 (0.39%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.29%) nginx
15 3 (0.14%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.14%) WordPress
16 2 (0.097%) Drupal
16 2 (0.097%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 175 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 118 (5.70%) SPSS
3 32 (1.55%) MS Office
4 23 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.01%) PowerPivot
6 9 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.29%) GNU Octave
9 5 (0.24%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.097%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.097%) Weka
12 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.048%) EViews
12 1 (0.048%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.58%) WebTrends
3 11 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.39%) Oracle FAH
4 8 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (0.39%) SAP Bank Analyzer
5 6 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.097%) FastStats
7 2 (0.097%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.097%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.097%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.097%) Tridion
8 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.048%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.048%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.048%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.048%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 117 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (2.95%) SaaS
3 54 (2.61%) Google Analytics
4 44 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 42 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (1.50%) Amazon S3
8 24 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
9 15 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
9 15 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
10 12 (0.58%) GitHub
10 12 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.48%) IaaS
11 10 (0.48%) PaaS
12 5 (0.24%) SmartFocus
13 3 (0.14%) Office 365
14 2 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.048%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.048%) Datadog
15 1 (0.048%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.17%) Internet
2 30 (1.45%) HTTP
3 22 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.01%) Network Security
5 16 (0.77%) Firewall
6 15 (0.72%) WebEx
7 14 (0.68%) Wireless
8 8 (0.39%) AMQP
8 8 (0.39%) Bluetooth
8 8 (0.39%) VoIP
8 8 (0.39%) VPN
8 8 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (0.34%) FTP
10 6 (0.29%) DNS
10 6 (0.29%) LAN
10 6 (0.29%) SAN
10 6 (0.29%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.29%) WAN
11 5 (0.24%) Broadband
11 5 (0.24%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 759 (36.68%) Big Data
2 452 (21.85%) Hadoop
3 325 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
4 289 (13.97%) SQL Server
5 233 (11.26%) NoSQL
6 181 (8.75%) Data Mining
7 173 (8.36%) MongoDB
8 164 (7.93%) QlikView
9 159 (7.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 130 (6.28%) BusinessObjects
11 119 (5.75%) Apache Hive
12 116 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 93 (4.49%) MySQL
14 81 (3.91%) Spotfire
15 75 (3.62%) Relational Database
16 74 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
17 66 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
18 63 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 51 (2.46%) Impala
20 48 (2.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 86 (4.16%) Git (software)
2 60 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 44 (2.13%) JIRA
3 44 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
4 36 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (1.55%) Visual Studio
6 31 (1.50%) JUnit
7 25 (1.21%) Grunt
8 24 (1.16%) Vagrant
9 20 (0.97%) Toad
9 20 (0.97%) Yeoman
10 19 (0.92%) gulp
11 18 (0.87%) Subversion
12 16 (0.77%) Hudson
12 16 (0.77%) Selenium
13 14 (0.68%) Jasmine
13 14 (0.68%) Maven
14 13 (0.63%) Checkstyle
14 13 (0.63%) FindBugs
14 13 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 627 (30.30%) Finance
2 246 (11.89%) Marketing
3 240 (11.60%) Retail
4 186 (8.99%) Banking
5 100 (4.83%) Telecoms
6 88 (4.25%) Manufacturing
7 66 (3.19%) Games
8 54 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 44 (2.13%) Legal
10 40 (1.93%) Advertising
11 37 (1.79%) Law
12 32 (1.55%) Investment Banking
13 28 (1.35%) Automotive
13 28 (1.35%) Retail Banking
14 20 (0.97%) Electronics
14 20 (0.97%) Publishing
15 17 (0.82%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.82%) General Ledger
16 14 (0.68%) Front Office
17 11 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 388 (18.75%) Developer
2 343 (16.58%) Analyst
3 306 (14.79%) Architect
4 236 (11.41%) Consultant
5 175 (8.46%) Data Analyst
6 169 (8.17%) Data Architect
7 152 (7.35%) Data Scientist
8 141 (6.81%) Data Consultant
9 116 (5.61%) Data Manager
10 108 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
11 98 (4.74%) Data Analytics Manager
12 80 (3.87%) Data Analytics Consultant
13 75 (3.62%) Senior Manager
14 71 (3.43%) Big Data Architect
15 70 (3.38%) SQL Analyst
16 67 (3.24%) Business Analyst
17 64 (3.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 63 (3.04%) SQL Developer
19 61 (2.95%) Java Developer
20 58 (2.80%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (9.28%) HTML
2 151 (7.30%) CSS
3 133 (6.43%) HTML5
4 129 (6.23%) .NET
5 113 (5.46%) AngularJS
6 95 (4.59%) Web Services
7 88 (4.25%) XML
8 71 (3.43%) D3.js
9 63 (3.04%) CSS3
10 59 (2.85%) jQuery
10 59 (2.85%) Natural Language Processing
11 50 (2.42%) RESTful
12 46 (2.22%) Spring
13 45 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 36 (1.74%) Middleware
14 36 (1.74%) REST
15 33 (1.59%) Ajax
16 31 (1.50%) J2EE
17 30 (1.45%) ASP.NET
17 30 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 501 (24.21%) Analytical Skills
2 306 (14.79%) Visualisation
3 264 (12.76%) Computer Science
4 190 (9.18%) Mathematics
5 173 (8.36%) Statistics
6 143 (6.91%) Algorithms
7 100 (4.83%) Management Information System
8 96 (4.64%) User Experience
9 95 (4.59%) Data Integration
10 66 (3.19%) Physics
11 63 (3.04%) Social Media
12 47 (2.27%) Mobile App
13 39 (1.88%) Data Structures
14 30 (1.45%) Fintech
15 27 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
16 24 (1.16%) FMCG
17 23 (1.11%) Internet of Things
18 19 (0.92%) Data Centre
19 18 (0.87%) Telematics
20 17 (0.82%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 173 (8.36%) Linux
2 85 (4.11%) Unix
3 51 (2.46%) Windows
4 44 (2.13%) Android
4 44 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 14 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
6 13 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.097%) CentOS
8 2 (0.097%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.097%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.097%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.097%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.048%) AIX
9 1 (0.048%) Debian
9 1 (0.048%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2069 (100.00%) Analytics
2 629 (30.40%) Business Intelligence
3 564 (27.26%) Agile Software Development
4 341 (16.48%) ETL
5 259 (12.52%) Big Data Analytics
6 243 (11.74%) Data Modelling
7 238 (11.50%) Data Analysis
8 230 (11.12%) Data Management
9 226 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 201 (9.71%) Project Management
11 200 (9.67%) Machine Learning
12 184 (8.89%) Data Visualisation
13 167 (8.07%) TDD
14 165 (7.97%) Scrum
15 164 (7.93%) Data Architecture
16 152 (7.35%) Software Engineering
17 151 (7.30%) Data Governance
18 148 (7.15%) Business Development
19 147 (7.10%) Open Source
20 122 (5.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 716 (34.61%) SQL
2 366 (17.69%) Java
3 365 (17.64%) Python
4 239 (11.55%) R
5 227 (10.97%) JavaScript
6 187 (9.04%) C#
7 113 (5.46%) C++
8 88 (4.25%) VBA
9 86 (4.16%) T-SQL
10 68 (3.29%) C
11 63 (3.04%) Perl
12 62 (3.00%) Scala
13 58 (2.80%) PHP
14 49 (2.37%) Bash Shell
15 46 (2.22%) Ruby
16 42 (2.03%) MATLAB
17 41 (1.98%) Clojure
17 41 (1.98%) PL/SQL
18 28 (1.35%) Shell Script
19 26 (1.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 475 (22.96%) Degree
2 110 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 95 (4.59%) PhD
4 72 (3.48%) SC Cleared
5 52 (2.51%) CITP
6 34 (1.64%) DV Cleared
7 26 (1.26%) ISEB
7 26 (1.26%) ISTQB
8 25 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 24 (1.16%) CEH
10 21 (1.01%) CISA
10 21 (1.01%) CISSP
11 20 (0.97%) GIAC
12 18 (0.87%) MBA
13 16 (0.77%) CISM
14 14 (0.68%) PMI Certification
14 14 (0.68%) PMP
15 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
16 10 (0.48%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (7.49%) Data Quality
2 45 (2.17%) QA
3 20 (0.97%) CRD IV
4 17 (0.82%) EMIR
4 17 (0.82%) MiFID
5 13 (0.63%) Solvency II
6 8 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.29%) Basel III
8 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.19%) SLA
9 3 (0.14%) COBIT
9 3 (0.14%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.097%) FATCA
11 1 (0.048%) COSO
11 1 (0.048%) GAAP
11 1 (0.048%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (2.90%) HDFS
2 30 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.97%) Docker
3 20 (0.97%) VirtualBox
4 12 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.53%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.53%) Apache Flume
6 9 (0.43%) vSphere
7 8 (0.39%) vCloud
8 4 (0.19%) Firmware
8 4 (0.19%) XenServer
9 3 (0.14%) GPFS
10 2 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.048%) KVM
11 1 (0.048%) NFS
11 1 (0.048%) Samba
11 1 (0.048%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (1.55%) Puppet
2 14 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.48%) Oracle EDQ
4 9 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.34%) Ansible
5 7 (0.34%) Oozie
6 5 (0.24%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.24%) Nagios
7 4 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.14%) Kibana
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.097%) Packer
9 2 (0.097%) QRadar
10 1 (0.048%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.048%) Mesos
10 1 (0.048%) Salt
Vendors
1 310 (14.98%) Oracle
2 256 (12.37%) Tableau
3 219 (10.58%) Microsoft
4 158 (7.64%) SAP
5 96 (4.64%) Teradata
6 90 (4.35%) IBM
7 79 (3.82%) Cognos
8 71 (3.43%) Cloudera
9 64 (3.09%) Informatica
10 59 (2.85%) Google
11 56 (2.71%) MicroStrategy
12 45 (2.17%) Ab Initio
13 44 (2.13%) Netezza
13 44 (2.13%) Talend
14 35 (1.69%) VMware
15 31 (1.50%) Trillium
16 30 (1.45%) Splunk
17 25 (1.21%) Adobe
17 25 (1.21%) Greenplum
18 24 (1.16%) Hortonworks
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Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum
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Salary: Benefits Package
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Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + bonus
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Equity
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Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Cegedim Health Services
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Company Benefits
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £60K + bonus (to 25%) + full bens
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum
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ANSON MCCADE
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + strong package
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k-£60k+performance bonus+pension+healthcare&more.
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City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
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