The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 199 184 203
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 9 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.26% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.32% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -22.72%
Data Analytics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4220 3739 3813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.30% 81.23% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3532 3058 3209
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the West Midlands region.

Data Analytics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Data Analytics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Analytics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 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
Warwickshire -8 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Birmingham -9 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Coventry -21 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 14 (60.87%) SAS
3 12 (52.17%) Degree
3 12 (52.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (47.83%) Data Analysis
4 11 (47.83%) Big Data
5 9 (39.13%) Big Data Analytics
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) MVC
8 6 (26.09%) .NET
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
8 6 (26.09%) CSS
8 6 (26.09%) Web Services
8 6 (26.09%) Marketing
8 6 (26.09%) JSON
8 6 (26.09%) jQuery
8 6 (26.09%) Usability Testing
8 6 (26.09%) RESTful
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (26.09%) Information Architecture
8 6 (26.09%) HTML5
8 6 (26.09%) CSS3
8 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (26.09%) User Experience
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
10 2 (8.70%) JDBC
10 2 (8.70%) JSP
10 2 (8.70%) ETL

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 14 (60.87%) SAS
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 11 (47.83%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Local Government
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) UI Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Front-End Developer
1 6 (26.09%) UX Developer
1 6 (26.09%) UI Programmer
2 3 (13.04%) Data Scientist
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Data Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) JSON
2 6 (26.09%) jQuery
2 6 (26.09%) RESTful
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (26.09%) HTML5
2 6 (26.09%) CSS3
3 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
3 2 (8.70%) JDBC
3 2 (8.70%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (47.83%) Data Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Big Data Analytics
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) Usability Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Information Architecture
5 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree