The first table below looks at the demand for Predictive Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Predictive Analytics over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Predictive Analytics
Rank 849 768 857
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +89
Permanent jobs citing Predictive Analytics 58 101 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.093% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.12% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 41 88 29
Average salary £65,000 £46,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.78% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93957 85653 91299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75631 70015 77736
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Predictive Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Predictive Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Predictive Analytics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the UK.

Predictive Analytics Salary Trend in the UK

Predictive Analytics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Predictive Analytics Salary Histogram in the UK

Predictive Analytics
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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 -88 57 £70,000 +50.53% 11
London -24 51 £82,500 +80.32% 6
City of London +8 22 £82,500 +83.33% 2
South East -15 3 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £45,000 - 3
Harrow - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £65,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £32,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £35,000 -
South Wales - 1 £45,000 - 3
Wales - 1 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands - 1 - -

Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Predictive 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 Predictive Analytics.

1 129 (100.00%) Analytics
2 63 (48.84%) Big Data
3 58 (44.96%) Hadoop
4 55 (42.64%) Java
5 54 (41.86%) Degree
6 49 (37.98%) SAS
7 45 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (32.56%) SQL
9 35 (27.13%) Oracle
10 34 (26.36%) SQL Server
10 34 (26.36%) IBM
11 32 (24.81%) Finance
12 31 (24.03%) ETL
12 31 (24.03%) Computer Science
12 31 (24.03%) R
12 31 (24.03%) Tableau
13 29 (22.48%) QlikView
13 29 (22.48%) Business Objects
14 27 (20.93%) Data Mining
14 27 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
14 27 (20.93%) Statistics
14 27 (20.93%) Visualisation
15 26 (20.16%) Cognos
16 25 (19.38%) Retail
16 25 (19.38%) Apache Hive
17 24 (18.60%) MapReduce
17 24 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 23 (17.83%) Marketing
18 23 (17.83%) SPSS
19 22 (17.05%) Data Modelling

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Predictive 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 Predictive Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (37.98%) SAS
2 10 (7.75%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.55%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 23 (17.83%) SPSS
2 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.43%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.88%) Weka
5 4 (3.10%) Blender
5 4 (3.10%) Photoshop
5 4 (3.10%) Acrobat
5 4 (3.10%) Stata
5 4 (3.10%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (3.10%) InDesign
5 4 (3.10%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.78%) MS Office
6 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.55%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (48.84%) Big Data
2 58 (44.96%) Hadoop
3 34 (26.36%) SQL Server
4 29 (22.48%) QlikView
5 27 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (20.93%) Data Mining
6 25 (19.38%) Apache Hive
7 24 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (17.05%) MongoDB
9 17 (13.18%) Pentaho
9 17 (13.18%) Data Mart
9 17 (13.18%) DataStage
9 17 (13.18%) Oracle Database
10 15 (11.63%) Relational Database
11 13 (10.08%) Sqoop
12 10 (7.75%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 10 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (7.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (6.98%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (24.81%) Finance
2 25 (19.38%) Retail
3 23 (17.83%) Marketing
4 15 (11.63%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.43%) Banking
6 6 (4.65%) Games
7 2 (1.55%) Advertising
7 2 (1.55%) Front Office
7 2 (1.55%) Back Office
7 2 (1.55%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.78%) French Language
8 1 (0.78%) German Language
8 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (30.23%) Consultant
2 31 (24.03%) Developer
3 21 (16.28%) Architect
4 17 (13.18%) Senior Consultant
5 13 (10.08%) Analyst
6 12 (9.30%) Data Scientist
7 9 (6.98%) Technology Consultant
8 8 (6.20%) Hadoop Developer
8 8 (6.20%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.43%) Data Consultant
10 6 (4.65%) Data Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) Data Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Business Developer
11 5 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.88%) Big Data Consultant
12 4 (3.10%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.10%) Quantitative Developer
13 3 (2.33%) Insight Analyst
14 2 (1.55%) Product Owner
14 2 (1.55%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.60%) MapReduce
2 5 (3.88%) D3.js
2 5 (3.88%) HTML
2 5 (3.88%) CSS
2 5 (3.88%) HTML5
3 4 (3.10%) OpenGL
4 2 (1.55%) XML
5 1 (0.78%) UDDI
5 1 (0.78%) WSDL
5 1 (0.78%) SciPy
5 1 (0.78%) NumPy
5 1 (0.78%) Matplotlib
5 1 (0.78%) REST
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
5 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.03%) Computer Science
2 27 (20.93%) Statistics
2 27 (20.93%) Visualisation
3 19 (14.73%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.75%) Data Integration
5 9 (6.98%) Economics
6 8 (6.20%) Informatics
7 6 (4.65%) NHS
7 6 (4.65%) SystemC
8 5 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (3.10%) Physics
9 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.10%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (3.10%) Neural Network
9 4 (3.10%) Animation
9 4 (3.10%) Video Editing
10 3 (2.33%) Social Network
10 3 (2.33%) Social Gaming
11 2 (1.55%) iPad
11 2 (1.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.20%) Linux
2 6 (4.65%) UNIX
3 4 (3.10%) Windows
4 2 (1.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (100.00%) Analytics
2 45 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (24.03%) ETL
4 22 (17.05%) Data Modelling
5 21 (16.28%) Data Governance
6 19 (14.73%) Data Architecture
7 18 (13.95%) Dimensional Modelling
8 17 (13.18%) TOGAF
9 16 (12.40%) Project Management
10 15 (11.63%) Data Management
11 14 (10.85%) Risk Management
12 13 (10.08%) Data Analysis
12 13 (10.08%) Statistical Modelling
12 13 (10.08%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (9.30%) Predictive Modelling
14 11 (8.53%) Software Engineering
15 10 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (7.75%) Data Analytics
16 9 (6.98%) Performance Improvement
16 9 (6.98%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.64%) Java
2 42 (32.56%) SQL
3 31 (24.03%) R
4 20 (15.50%) Python
5 19 (14.73%) T-SQL
6 16 (12.40%) C++
7 13 (10.08%) MATLAB
8 12 (9.30%) C#
9 11 (8.53%) C
10 9 (6.98%) PL/SQL
10 9 (6.98%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.33%) Scala
12 3 (2.33%) Clojure
13 2 (1.55%) Haskell
13 2 (1.55%) OCaml
13 2 (1.55%) F#
14 1 (0.78%) VB
14 1 (0.78%) Perl
14 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (41.86%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 2 (1.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (1.55%) PhD
3 1 (0.78%) MBA
3 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 35 (27.13%) Oracle
2 34 (26.36%) IBM
3 31 (24.03%) Tableau
4 29 (22.48%) Business Objects
5 26 (20.16%) Cognos
6 21 (16.28%) Adobe
7 18 (13.95%) Teradata
8 17 (13.18%) Talend
9 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
10 14 (10.85%) Informatica
10 14 (10.85%) Ab Initio
11 7 (5.43%) Splunk
12 4 (3.10%) Apple
12 4 (3.10%) SAP
13 3 (2.33%) Google
13 3 (2.33%) Greenplum
13 3 (2.33%) Hortonworks
13 3 (2.33%) Cloudera
13 3 (2.33%) MapR
14 2 (1.55%) Cognizant
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car, phone, laptop
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham or Midlands
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
Channel 4
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 26 days ago