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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 439 631 743
Rank change year-on-year
+192 +112
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 559 275 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 452 224 88
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%

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
92751 95703 87661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.16% 82.77% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76646 76390 71838
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 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 September 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 +197 530 £60,000 - 53
London +155 407 £60,000 -4.00% 35
City of London +70 95 £55,000 -15.38% 6
Scotland +27 28 £45,000 +50.00% 2
West Midlands +28 24 £51,459 -20.83% 2
South East +10 22 £49,500 +80.00% 5
East Midlands +21 15 £62,500 +13.63%
Shropshire - 15 £63,299 -
Telford - 15 £63,299 -
Glasgow +15 13 £45,000 - 2
South West +1 12 £47,500 +58.33% 2
North East - 12 £51,459 -
Uxbridge - 12 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire -5 11 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 11 £55,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £51,459 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £51,459 -
East of England +10 9 £50,000 +96.07%
Stirling - 9 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 8 - - 1
Surrey +19 7 £56,750 +9.13% 1
Edinburgh +4 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Berkshire +19 6 £55,500 +85.00% 2
Hampshire +21 5 £51,500 +106.00% 1
Hertfordshire -1 5 £42,500 +23.18%
Staines - 5 £60,500 -
North West -13 4 £55,000 -5.17% 5
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £57,383 -
Portsmouth - 4 £49,500 -
Essex - 4 £57,383 -

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1039 (100.00%) Analytics
2 443 (42.64%) SQL
3 392 (37.73%) Business Intelligence
4 381 (36.67%) Big Data
5 353 (33.97%) Finance
6 331 (31.86%) Analytical Skills
7 276 (26.56%) SAS
8 256 (24.64%) ETL
9 242 (23.29%) Oracle
10 239 (23.00%) Hadoop
11 218 (20.98%) Data Warehouse
12 212 (20.40%) Degree
13 211 (20.31%) Visualisation
13 211 (20.31%) Tableau
14 195 (18.77%) Big Data Analytics
15 191 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
16 187 (18.00%) Data Analysis
17 181 (17.42%) R
18 176 (16.94%) Java
19 155 (14.92%) SQL Server
20 154 (14.82%) Python
21 149 (14.34%) QlikView
22 140 (13.47%) SPSS
23 133 (12.80%) Data Management
24 132 (12.70%) Data Modelling
25 129 (12.42%) Mathematics
25 129 (12.42%) Marketing
26 125 (12.03%) Computer Science
27 122 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
28 121 (11.65%) Data Architecture

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 276 (26.56%) SAS
2 50 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
3 49 (4.72%) Apache Pig
4 38 (3.66%) Node.js
5 21 (2.02%) Apache Solr
6 19 (1.83%) Apache Spark
7 16 (1.54%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.15%) IIS
9 8 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.48%) Documentum
10 5 (0.48%) Apache
11 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.19%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.19%) Mule
13 1 (0.096%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.096%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.096%) CMS
13 1 (0.096%) Lync
Applications
1 140 (13.47%) SPSS
2 72 (6.93%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.67%) MS Office
5 7 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.48%) CPLEX
7 5 (0.48%) S-PLUS
7 5 (0.48%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.19%) Stata
9 1 (0.096%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
2 10 (0.96%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 8 (0.77%) Workday HCM
4 6 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.48%) Unica
6 4 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.19%) FRx
7 2 (0.19%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.19%) Agresso
7 2 (0.19%) Lawson
7 2 (0.19%) HFM
8 1 (0.096%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.096%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
2 23 (2.21%) Amazon S3
3 22 (2.12%) SaaS
3 22 (2.12%) Amazon EMR
4 15 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.96%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.77%) Taleo
6 8 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (0.48%) GitHub
9 2 (0.19%) IaaS
9 2 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.58%) HTTP
1 6 (0.58%) SNMP
1 6 (0.58%) Firewall
2 5 (0.48%) IPsec
3 4 (0.38%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.29%) WebEx
4 3 (0.29%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.19%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.19%) Network Security
5 2 (0.19%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.19%) DNS
5 2 (0.19%) VoIP
5 2 (0.19%) DHCP
5 2 (0.19%) SAN
6 1 (0.096%) Internet
6 1 (0.096%) SSL
6 1 (0.096%) Skype
6 1 (0.096%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (36.67%) Big Data
2 239 (23.00%) Hadoop
3 218 (20.98%) Data Warehouse
4 155 (14.92%) SQL Server
5 149 (14.34%) QlikView
6 101 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 97 (9.34%) MongoDB
8 90 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 89 (8.57%) Data Mining
10 87 (8.37%) Relational Database
11 83 (7.99%) NoSQL
12 78 (7.51%) BusinessObjects
13 72 (6.93%) Spotfire
14 66 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 65 (6.26%) Apache Hive
16 58 (5.58%) RDBMS
17 56 (5.39%) MySQL
18 48 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
19 40 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
20 36 (3.46%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 29 (2.79%) Jenkins
3 21 (2.02%) Yeoman
4 18 (1.73%) ClearCase
5 17 (1.64%) Subversion
6 13 (1.25%) Selenium
7 12 (1.15%) JIRA
8 11 (1.06%) Visual Studio
9 9 (0.87%) JUnit
9 9 (0.87%) Toad
9 9 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (0.87%) Checkstyle
9 9 (0.87%) FindBugs
10 8 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.67%) WatiN
11 7 (0.67%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.67%) SpecFlow
11 7 (0.67%) MSBuild
General
1 353 (33.97%) Finance
2 129 (12.42%) Marketing
3 117 (11.26%) Banking
4 109 (10.49%) Retail
5 84 (8.08%) Telecoms
6 41 (3.95%) Legal
7 32 (3.08%) Financial Institution
8 28 (2.69%) Military
9 22 (2.12%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.83%) Investment Banking
11 14 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.06%) Advertising
12 11 (1.06%) Law
13 10 (0.96%) Games
13 10 (0.96%) Automotive
14 8 (0.77%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.58%) French Language
15 6 (0.58%) Norwegian Language
15 6 (0.58%) Swedish Language
16 5 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 164 (15.78%) Consultant
2 141 (13.57%) Analyst
3 136 (13.09%) Architect
4 134 (12.90%) Developer
5 103 (9.91%) Data Scientist
6 95 (9.14%) Data Manager
7 75 (7.22%) Data Analyst
8 68 (6.54%) Data Analytics Manager
9 66 (6.35%) Senior Manager
10 64 (6.16%) Data Architect
11 59 (5.68%) Data Consultant
12 53 (5.10%) Business Consultant
13 50 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
14 37 (3.56%) Software Engineer
14 37 (3.56%) Data Analytics Consultant
15 32 (3.08%) Senior Developer
15 32 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
16 26 (2.50%) Business Analyst
17 25 (2.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 24 (2.31%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (7.12%) HTML
2 70 (6.74%) CSS
3 65 (6.26%) HTML5
4 62 (5.97%) .NET
5 53 (5.10%) J2EE
6 46 (4.43%) CSS3
7 35 (3.37%) Spring
8 33 (3.18%) D3.js
9 32 (3.08%) jQuery
10 31 (2.98%) Middleware
11 30 (2.89%) Hibernate
12 29 (2.79%) Apache Camel
13 26 (2.50%) MDX
14 25 (2.41%) Pandas
14 25 (2.41%) Natural Language Processing
15 24 (2.31%) SciPy
16 23 (2.21%) XML
16 23 (2.21%) ASP.NET
17 22 (2.12%) Web Services
18 21 (2.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 331 (31.86%) Analytical Skills
2 211 (20.31%) Visualisation
3 129 (12.42%) Mathematics
4 125 (12.03%) Computer Science
5 113 (10.88%) Statistics
6 58 (5.58%) Data Integration
7 56 (5.39%) Management Information System
8 41 (3.95%) Physics
9 40 (3.85%) Algorithms
10 36 (3.46%) Economics
11 31 (2.98%) PKI
12 30 (2.89%) FMCG
13 24 (2.31%) User Experience
14 19 (1.83%) Data Structures
14 19 (1.83%) Social Media
15 17 (1.64%) Cybercrime
16 16 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (1.35%) Data Extraction
18 11 (1.06%) Social Network
19 9 (0.87%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 80 (7.70%) Linux
2 45 (4.33%) Windows
3 33 (3.18%) UNIX
4 13 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.48%) zOS
7 3 (0.29%) Android
8 1 (0.096%) Debian
8 1 (0.096%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1039 (100.00%) Analytics
2 392 (37.73%) Business Intelligence
3 256 (24.64%) ETL
4 195 (18.77%) Big Data Analytics
5 191 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
6 187 (18.00%) Data Analysis
7 133 (12.80%) Data Management
8 132 (12.70%) Data Modelling
9 122 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 121 (11.65%) Data Architecture
11 113 (10.88%) Data Governance
12 110 (10.59%) Scrum
13 87 (8.37%) Project Management
14 85 (8.18%) Information Management
15 78 (7.51%) Business Development
16 68 (6.54%) Data Visualisation
17 67 (6.45%) SDLC
17 67 (6.45%) Business Analysis
18 64 (6.16%) CRM
19 58 (5.58%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 443 (42.64%) SQL
2 181 (17.42%) R
3 176 (16.94%) Java
4 154 (14.82%) Python
5 84 (8.08%) JavaScript
6 83 (7.99%) C++
7 77 (7.41%) C#
8 69 (6.64%) T-SQL
9 64 (6.16%) C
10 63 (6.06%) VBA
11 44 (4.23%) Perl
12 39 (3.75%) Ruby
13 33 (3.18%) Bash Shell
14 31 (2.98%) PL/SQL
15 28 (2.69%) Shell Script
16 24 (2.31%) MATLAB
17 22 (2.12%) Clojure
18 16 (1.54%) PHP
19 12 (1.15%) Scala
20 10 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 212 (20.40%) Degree
2 85 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 51 (4.91%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 33 (3.18%) CITP
6 26 (2.50%) PhD
7 15 (1.44%) OCP
7 15 (1.44%) OCA
7 15 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.67%) CISSP
8 7 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.67%) CIMA
9 6 (0.58%) CISM
10 5 (0.48%) MBA
10 5 (0.48%) MCSE
10 5 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.38%) CISA
12 3 (0.29%) CEH
12 3 (0.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.64%) Data Quality
2 31 (2.98%) MiFID
2 31 (2.98%) CRD IV
3 30 (2.89%) EMIR
4 18 (1.73%) QA
5 9 (0.87%) SLA
6 8 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.67%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.38%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.096%) FINREP
System Software
1 39 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (2.98%) Hyper-V
3 25 (2.41%) VirtualBox
4 17 (1.64%) HDFS
5 7 (0.67%) GPFS
6 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.29%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.096%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 15 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.67%) Ansible
4 7 (0.67%) Puppet
5 6 (0.58%) Salt
5 6 (0.58%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (0.29%) Oozie
7 2 (0.19%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.19%) SCCM
7 2 (0.19%) Nagios
8 1 (0.096%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 242 (23.29%) Oracle
2 211 (20.31%) Tableau
3 120 (11.55%) Microsoft
4 104 (10.01%) SAP
5 78 (7.51%) Informatica
6 76 (7.31%) Teradata
7 64 (6.16%) IBM
8 49 (4.72%) Cognos
9 44 (4.23%) MicroStrategy
9 44 (4.23%) Ab Initio
10 42 (4.04%) VMware
11 34 (3.27%) Netezza
12 18 (1.73%) DataFlux
13 17 (1.64%) TIBCO
14 15 (1.44%) Hyperion
15 11 (1.06%) Trillium
15 11 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (1.06%) Splunk
16 9 (0.87%) MuleSoft
16 9 (0.87%) JD Edwards
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