Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 108 131 150
Rank change year-on-year +23 +19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 167 61 219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.81% 1.64% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 1.74% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 151 44 186
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,625 £35,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% - -
75th Percentile £76,875 £85,625 £80,000
90th Percentile £106,250 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £66,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year -9.43% +6.00% +4.17%

Data Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,604 3,510 9,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.31% 94.30% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,992 3,055 8,352
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,450 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £102,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the City of London

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Analysis in the City of London.

Salary trend for Data Analysis in the City of London

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 93 (55.69%) SQL
2 65 (38.92%) Data Modelling
3 61 (36.53%) Analytics
4 58 (34.73%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (32.93%) Power BI
5 55 (32.93%) Power Platform
6 53 (31.74%) Python
7 48 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (26.35%) Social Skills
9 43 (25.75%) Visualisation
10 41 (24.55%) SQL Server
11 39 (23.35%) Microsoft Excel
12 38 (22.75%) Finance
13 37 (22.16%) Data Quality
14 35 (20.96%) Tableau
15 34 (20.36%) Degree
16 33 (19.76%) Microsoft
16 33 (19.76%) Data Warehouse
17 32 (19.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 31 (18.56%) Data Management
19 30 (17.96%) Data Governance
20 29 (17.37%) Big Data
21 28 (16.77%) Data Visualisation
22 27 (16.17%) Azure
22 27 (16.17%) Decision-Making
22 27 (16.17%) Problem-Solving
23 26 (15.57%) Data Science
23 26 (15.57%) Migration
23 26 (15.57%) C#
24 25 (14.97%) Data Architecture

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.59%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.40%) SAS
4 3 (1.80%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (1.80%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.80%) Appian
5 1 (0.60%) nginx
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 39 (23.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.79%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (8.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.40%) Relativity
2 4 (2.40%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.60%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (32.93%) Power Platform
2 27 (16.17%) Azure
3 24 (14.37%) AWS
4 8 (4.79%) Snowflake
5 7 (4.19%) GCP
6 6 (3.59%) Collibra
6 6 (3.59%) Microsoft 365
7 5 (2.99%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (2.99%) PowerApps
8 4 (2.40%) AWS Step Functions
8 4 (2.40%) Power Automate
9 3 (1.80%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.80%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 2 (1.20%) Azure Storage
10 2 (1.20%) SaaS
11 1 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.60%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.60%) NUVI
11 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.19%) Firewall
2 5 (2.99%) DNS
2 5 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.99%) VPN
3 4 (2.40%) DHCP
3 4 (2.40%) Extranet
3 4 (2.40%) SMTP
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.60%) SMS
4 1 (0.60%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.60%) Telnet
4 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (32.93%) Power BI
2 41 (24.55%) SQL Server
3 35 (20.96%) Tableau
4 33 (19.76%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (19.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (17.37%) Big Data
7 20 (11.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (10.18%) Metadata
9 14 (8.38%) Hadoop
9 14 (8.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (7.19%) MySQL
11 9 (5.39%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (5.39%) OLTP
12 8 (4.79%) NoSQL
13 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (3.59%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (3.59%) Apache Hive
14 6 (3.59%) Data Mining
14 6 (3.59%) Oracle Database
14 6 (3.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (4.79%) ER Studio
1 8 (4.79%) ERwin
2 7 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.19%) PowerDesigner
3 5 (2.99%) Subversion
3 5 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.99%) Toad
3 5 (2.99%) TortoiseSVN
4 4 (2.40%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) GDB
5 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.60%) Sourcetree
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 48 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (26.35%) Social Skills
3 38 (22.75%) Finance
4 16 (9.58%) Law
5 12 (7.19%) Front Office
6 11 (6.59%) Advertising
6 11 (6.59%) Legal
7 10 (5.99%) Banking
8 7 (4.19%) Public Sector
9 5 (2.99%) Influencing Skills
9 5 (2.99%) Organisational Skills
9 5 (2.99%) Retail
10 4 (2.40%) Local Government
10 4 (2.40%) Marketing
11 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.20%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.60%) Back Office
12 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (38.32%) Analyst
2 43 (25.75%) Data Analyst
3 29 (17.37%) Developer
4 23 (13.77%) Applications Support
5 19 (11.38%) Architect
5 19 (11.38%) Data Architect
6 15 (8.98%) SQL Developer
7 14 (8.38%) .NET Applications Developer
7 14 (8.38%) .NET Developer
7 14 (8.38%) Applications Developer
7 14 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (8.38%) C# Application Developer
7 14 (8.38%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.38%) SQL Server Developer
8 11 (6.59%) Data Engineer
9 10 (5.99%) Consultant
10 9 (5.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 9 (5.39%) Data Manager
10 9 (5.39%) SQL Analyst
11 8 (4.79%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.98%) .NET
2 14 (8.38%) ASP.NET
2 14 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.40%) Kafka
3 4 (2.40%) PySpark
4 3 (1.80%) XML
5 2 (1.20%) Keras
5 2 (1.20%) Middleware
5 2 (1.20%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.60%) ADO
6 1 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.60%) GraphQL
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.60%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) Data Structures
1 14 (8.38%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.39%) User Experience
3 6 (3.59%) Analytical Mindset
3 6 (3.59%) Derivative
4 5 (2.99%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.80%) Equities
5 3 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.80%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (1.20%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.60%) FMCG
7 1 (0.60%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.60%) Life Science
7 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.78%) Windows
2 11 (6.59%) Unix
3 5 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.92%) Data Modelling
2 61 (36.53%) Analytics
3 58 (34.73%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (25.75%) Visualisation
5 31 (18.56%) Data Management
6 30 (17.96%) Data Governance
7 28 (16.77%) Data Visualisation
8 27 (16.17%) Decision-Making
8 27 (16.17%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (15.57%) Data Science
9 26 (15.57%) Migration
10 25 (14.97%) Data Architecture
11 21 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (11.98%) Mentoring
13 19 (11.38%) Data Analytics
14 18 (10.78%) Data Strategy
14 18 (10.78%) ETL
15 16 (9.58%) CRM
15 16 (9.58%) Dashboard Development
15 16 (9.58%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (55.69%) SQL
2 53 (31.74%) Python
3 26 (15.57%) C#
4 17 (10.18%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.58%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.59%) R
7 5 (2.99%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.40%) VBA
9 3 (1.80%) C++
9 3 (1.80%) Java
10 1 (0.60%) C
10 1 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.60%) Go
10 1 (0.60%) Scala
10 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (20.36%) Degree
2 11 (6.59%) Master's Degree
3 7 (4.19%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.19%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.40%) PhD
5 3 (1.80%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CISA
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PgMP
7 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (22.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.80%) GDPR
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.20%) NIST
4 1 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.60%) Basel III
4 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.60%) EMIR
4 1 (0.60%) GRC
4 1 (0.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.60%) MiFID
4 1 (0.60%) PMO
4 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.20%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.60%) KVM
3 1 (0.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.60%) Grafana
2 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.60%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) Salt
2 1 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.60%) Terraform
2 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (19.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.38%) Oracle
3 10 (5.99%) SAP
4 8 (4.79%) Databricks
5 4 (2.40%) Alteryx
5 4 (2.40%) iManage
5 4 (2.40%) Informatica
5 4 (2.40%) Intapp
5 4 (2.40%) Mitel
5 4 (2.40%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (2.40%) Polycom
5 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.80%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.80%) Google
7 2 (1.20%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.20%) SnapLogic
7 2 (1.20%) Splunk
7 2 (1.20%) Teradata
7 2 (1.20%) VMware
7 2 (1.20%) Workday