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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 501 638 747
Rank change year-on-year
+137 +109
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 453 312 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 325 227 129
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +95 421 £61,250 +11.36% 63
London +108 350 £62,500 -3.84% 55
City of London +47 58 £60,000 -7.69% 8
South East +14 21 £62,500 +47.05% 3
Scotland +34 20 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South West -20 16 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Glasgow - 15 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 14 £60,000 -
Berkshire 0 11 £65,000 -1.88% 1
North West +16 9 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Guildford +20 8 £53,750 -2.27%
Surrey +19 8 £53,750 -2.27%
County Antrim +8 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Belfast +7 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Northern Ireland +7 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Reading -3 7 £43,000 -38.57%
West Midlands -37 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Edinburgh - 7 £50,000 - 2
Manchester +9 6 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Warwickshire -17 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Warwick - 6 £45,000 -
East of England +19 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Salford - 5 £47,500 -
East Midlands +20 3 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Slough +8 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Hertfordshire -8 3 £55,000 -15.38%
Gloucester - 3 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +3 2 £47,500 -15.17%
Nottingham -2 2 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £37,500 +25.00% 1

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 820 (100.00%) Analytics
2 349 (42.56%) Big Data
3 303 (36.95%) SQL
4 300 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
5 279 (34.02%) Finance
6 251 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
7 230 (28.05%) SAS
8 216 (26.34%) Degree
9 183 (22.32%) Big Data Analytics
10 181 (22.07%) Hadoop
10 181 (22.07%) ETL
11 170 (20.73%) Visualisation
12 169 (20.61%) Oracle
13 166 (20.24%) Data Analysis
14 164 (20.00%) Python
15 161 (19.63%) R
16 152 (18.54%) Data Modelling
17 138 (16.83%) SQL Server
18 134 (16.34%) Data Warehouse
19 124 (15.12%) Marketing
20 112 (13.66%) Tableau
21 107 (13.05%) QlikView
21 107 (13.05%) Java
22 103 (12.56%) Microsoft
22 103 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
23 100 (12.20%) Banking
24 93 (11.34%) SPSS
25 87 (10.61%) JavaScript
25 87 (10.61%) MS Excel
25 87 (10.61%) Project Management

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 230 (28.05%) SAS
2 39 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 27 (3.29%) Node.js
4 25 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (3.05%) Apache Spark
4 25 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.34%) IIS
6 10 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 7 (0.85%) Apache
8 5 (0.61%) WorkSite
9 4 (0.49%) WordPress
9 4 (0.49%) Documentum
9 4 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.37%) CMS
11 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 93 (11.34%) SPSS
2 87 (10.61%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.98%) MS Office
5 7 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.61%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Stata
7 1 (0.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (0.73%) Workday HCM
4 5 (0.61%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 4 (0.49%) HFM
5 4 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.37%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.37%) Unica
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
3 20 (2.44%) Amazon S3
4 18 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.59%) SaaS
5 13 (1.59%) Google Analytics
6 12 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (0.85%) GitHub
8 6 (0.73%) Taleo
8 6 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.73%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.49%) PaaS
10 3 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) Boomi
11 1 (0.12%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.22%) Internet
1 10 (1.22%) Firewall
2 5 (0.61%) SNMP
3 4 (0.49%) LDAP
4 3 (0.37%) LAN
4 3 (0.37%) WAN
4 3 (0.37%) VPN
4 3 (0.37%) MPLS
5 2 (0.24%) DNS
5 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.24%) DHCP
5 2 (0.24%) HTTP
6 1 (0.12%) SMS
6 1 (0.12%) SNA
6 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (42.56%) Big Data
2 181 (22.07%) Hadoop
3 138 (16.83%) SQL Server
4 134 (16.34%) Data Warehouse
5 107 (13.05%) QlikView
6 81 (9.88%) Data Mining
7 79 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 77 (9.39%) MongoDB
9 71 (8.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 69 (8.41%) Relational Database
11 66 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 64 (7.80%) NoSQL
13 57 (6.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 55 (6.71%) Apache Hive
15 44 (5.37%) MySQL
16 43 (5.24%) RDBMS
17 40 (4.88%) Spotfire
18 38 (4.63%) Oracle BI EE
19 37 (4.51%) OLAP
20 36 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (8.17%) Git (software)
2 22 (2.68%) Subversion
3 21 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.44%) Yeoman
5 16 (1.95%) Visual Studio
6 15 (1.83%) Mercurial
7 12 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.22%) ClearCase
9 9 (1.10%) Selenium
9 9 (1.10%) WatiN
9 9 (1.10%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.10%) MSBuild
9 9 (1.10%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.10%) GitLab
10 6 (0.73%) JIRA
11 3 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
12 2 (0.24%) Maven
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 279 (34.02%) Finance
2 124 (15.12%) Marketing
3 100 (12.20%) Banking
4 85 (10.37%) Retail
5 51 (6.22%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.44%) Military
7 19 (2.32%) Legal
8 18 (2.20%) Financial Institution
8 18 (2.20%) Law
9 13 (1.59%) Advertising
10 12 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.73%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.49%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
14 3 (0.37%) Games
15 2 (0.24%) Billing
15 2 (0.24%) Local Government
15 2 (0.24%) Publishing
15 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 132 (16.10%) Consultant
2 127 (15.49%) Analyst
3 77 (9.39%) Data Manager
4 74 (9.02%) Developer
5 69 (8.41%) Architect
6 65 (7.93%) Data Analyst
7 63 (7.68%) Data Analytics Manager
8 57 (6.95%) Data Scientist
9 53 (6.46%) Data Consultant
10 45 (5.49%) Data Architect
11 44 (5.37%) Software Engineer
12 41 (5.00%) Senior Manager
13 38 (4.63%) Data Analytics Consultant
14 34 (4.15%) Business Analyst
15 27 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 25 (3.05%) Business Consultant
17 23 (2.80%) Big Data Architect
18 19 (2.32%) Project Manager
19 17 (2.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
20 15 (1.83%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (9.51%) HTML
2 75 (9.15%) .NET
3 67 (8.17%) CSS
4 63 (7.68%) HTML5
5 41 (5.00%) Web Services
5 41 (5.00%) XML
6 33 (4.02%) jQuery
6 33 (4.02%) CSS3
7 30 (3.66%) D3.js
7 30 (3.66%) J2EE
8 26 (3.17%) SciPy
8 26 (3.17%) Pandas
9 24 (2.93%) ASP.NET
10 23 (2.80%) RESTful
11 22 (2.68%) Spring
12 20 (2.44%) Hibernate
12 20 (2.44%) scikit-learn
12 20 (2.44%) Cascalog
12 20 (2.44%) Natural Language Processing
13 19 (2.32%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 251 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 170 (20.73%) Visualisation
3 84 (10.24%) Computer Science
4 79 (9.63%) Mathematics
5 70 (8.54%) Statistics
6 47 (5.73%) Algorithms
7 34 (4.15%) Open Source
7 34 (4.15%) Data Integration
8 30 (3.66%) Management Information System
9 23 (2.80%) User Experience
10 19 (2.32%) PKI
11 18 (2.20%) Social Media
12 15 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.71%) Data Structures
14 13 (1.59%) Data Extraction
14 13 (1.59%) FMCG
14 13 (1.59%) Physics
15 11 (1.34%) NHS
15 11 (1.34%) Enterprise Cloud
16 10 (1.22%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 72 (8.78%) Linux
2 42 (5.12%) Windows
3 24 (2.93%) UNIX
4 5 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.12%) AIX
6 1 (0.12%) Solaris
6 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 820 (100.00%) Analytics
2 300 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
3 183 (22.32%) Big Data Analytics
4 181 (22.07%) ETL
5 166 (20.24%) Data Analysis
6 152 (18.54%) Data Modelling
7 103 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (10.61%) Project Management
9 79 (9.63%) Data Architecture
10 64 (7.80%) Data Governance
11 62 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 58 (7.07%) Data Visualisation
13 57 (6.95%) Data Management
14 53 (6.46%) Business Analysis
15 52 (6.34%) Software Engineering
16 50 (6.10%) Information Management
17 45 (5.49%) CRM
18 44 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (5.00%) Performance Management
19 41 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 303 (36.95%) SQL
2 164 (20.00%) Python
3 161 (19.63%) R
4 107 (13.05%) Java
5 87 (10.61%) JavaScript
6 72 (8.78%) T-SQL
7 61 (7.44%) C#
8 49 (5.98%) C++
9 43 (5.24%) Perl
10 41 (5.00%) VBA
11 40 (4.88%) MATLAB
11 40 (4.88%) Ruby
12 39 (4.76%) PHP
13 32 (3.90%) Bash Shell
14 27 (3.29%) C
15 24 (2.93%) PL/SQL
16 20 (2.44%) Clojure
17 16 (1.95%) Scala
18 12 (1.46%) PowerShell
19 10 (1.22%) F#
Qualifications
1 216 (26.34%) Degree
2 55 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.54%) DV Cleared
4 26 (3.17%) PhD
5 22 (2.68%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.85%) PMP
6 7 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.61%) CISSP
7 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.37%) MCITP
8 3 (0.37%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.37%) MBA
8 3 (0.37%) CISA
9 2 (0.24%) CISM
9 2 (0.24%) CIMA
9 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.24%) CCIE
9 2 (0.24%) ISEB
9 2 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.02%) QA
2 28 (3.41%) Data Quality
3 18 (2.20%) CRD IV
4 17 (2.07%) MiFID
4 17 (2.07%) EMIR
5 8 (0.98%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.61%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.49%) SLA
8 3 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.24%) Basel II
10 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.12%) FINREP
System Software
1 22 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (2.68%) Hyper-V
2 21 (2.56%) VirtualBox
3 12 (1.46%) HDFS
4 7 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.49%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.37%) XenServer
6 3 (0.37%) vSphere
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (2.56%) Vagrant
2 8 (0.98%) Puppet
2 8 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.73%) Ansible
3 6 (0.73%) Pingdom
3 6 (0.73%) Salt
4 4 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.49%) Ambari
4 4 (0.49%) Oozie
4 4 (0.49%) OpenView
4 4 (0.49%) Nagios
4 4 (0.49%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.49%) Cacti
4 4 (0.49%) Munin
Vendors
1 169 (20.61%) Oracle
2 112 (13.66%) Tableau
3 103 (12.56%) Microsoft
4 78 (9.51%) SAP
5 66 (8.05%) Teradata
6 62 (7.56%) Business Objects
7 51 (6.22%) IBM
8 35 (4.27%) Informatica
9 30 (3.66%) Cognos
10 22 (2.68%) VMware
11 20 (2.44%) Google
12 15 (1.83%) Hyperion
13 14 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
14 12 (1.46%) Splunk
15 11 (1.34%) MuleSoft
15 11 (1.34%) Apigee
15 11 (1.34%) Mashery
15 11 (1.34%) Ab Initio
16 10 (1.22%) TIBCO
17 9 (1.10%) OpenText
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40’000 to £65 000 (+huge package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60-90k + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45000-70000 + excellent bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 to £65 000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £100000 - £175000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £77000 per annum + OTE and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 - £70k plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £10000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago