Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 59 61
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 9,387 8,145 9,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.84% 5.12% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 5.66% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6,963 6,461 7,477
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Analytics 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 146,015 143,898 170,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.84% 90.47% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 118,403 118,828 143,161
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,108 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in England

Analytics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Analytics in England

Analytics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in England over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in England

Analytics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the England region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 5,672 £65,000 +4.00% 735
South East +18 1,272 £50,000 - 200
North of England +2 852 £45,000 +8.43% 197
Midlands +28 671 £43,107 +1.43% 139
West Midlands +51 530 £47,500 +18.75% 92
East of England +42 519 £55,000 +4.76% 80
North West -2 483 £47,500 +18.75% 111
South West +15 352 £47,500 -2.06% 66
Yorkshire +11 326 £45,000 +5.88% 72
East Midlands -45 139 £42,500 - 47
North East -18 43 £40,000 -10.31% 14
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 England region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 3,333 (35.51%) SQL
2 2,577 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2,273 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
4 2,230 (23.76%) Finance
5 2,204 (23.48%) Big Data
6 2,164 (23.05%) Data Analytics
7 2,051 (21.85%) Python
8 1,927 (20.53%) Degree
9 1,873 (19.95%) Analytical Skills
10 1,659 (17.67%) Java
11 1,507 (16.05%) Marketing
11 1,507 (16.05%) Data Science
12 1,393 (14.84%) SQL Server
13 1,309 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
14 1,283 (13.67%) Microsoft
15 1,255 (13.37%) Machine Learning
16 1,245 (13.26%) Microsoft Azure
17 1,234 (13.15%) JavaScript
18 1,207 (12.86%) Google
19 1,188 (12.66%) Hadoop
20 1,131 (12.05%) ETL
21 1,117 (11.90%) Tableau
22 1,114 (11.87%) Amazon AWS
23 1,078 (11.48%) Visualisation
24 1,075 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
25 1,018 (10.84%) Apache Spark
26 978 (10.42%) HTML
27 926 (9.86%) Computer Science
28 924 (9.84%) R
29 900 (9.59%) C#

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1,018 (10.84%) Apache Spark
2 624 (6.65%) SAS
3 291 (3.10%) CMS
4 262 (2.79%) Apache
5 235 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 153 (1.63%) SharePoint
7 102 (1.09%) Confluence
8 100 (1.07%) WordPress
9 95 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 90 (0.96%) Apache Pig
11 86 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
12 68 (0.72%) Apache Solr
13 63 (0.67%) IIS
14 62 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
15 58 (0.62%) EPiServer
16 54 (0.58%) Tomcat
17 47 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 30 (0.32%) JBoss
19 29 (0.31%) Drupal
19 29 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 647 (6.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 219 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 159 (1.69%) SPSS
4 133 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 108 (1.15%) Photoshop
6 68 (0.72%) MS Visio
7 63 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 54 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
9 48 (0.51%) InVision
10 39 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 32 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
12 24 (0.26%) Stata
13 23 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
14 21 (0.22%) Weka
15 16 (0.17%) InDesign
16 12 (0.13%) Chatbot
17 11 (0.12%) UXPin
18 6 (0.064%) Adobe Premiere
18 6 (0.064%) Fireworks
19 5 (0.053%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 102 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (0.55%) Eloqua
3 51 (0.54%) WebTrends
4 46 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 31 (0.33%) SAP HCM
6 30 (0.32%) NetSuite
7 28 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
8 25 (0.27%) SAP HR
9 22 (0.23%) Epicor Tropos
9 22 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 21 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
11 20 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 19 (0.20%) Magento
12 19 (0.20%) Relativity
13 18 (0.19%) SAP BPC
13 18 (0.19%) Unica
14 16 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
14 16 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
15 15 (0.16%) Workday HCM
16 13 (0.14%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 1,245 (13.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,114 (11.87%) Amazon AWS
3 742 (7.90%) Google Analytics
4 367 (3.91%) SaaS
5 268 (2.86%) Azure Data Factory
6 244 (2.60%) PaaS
7 240 (2.56%) Adobe Analytics
8 229 (2.44%) Serverless
9 214 (2.28%) IaaS
10 212 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
11 203 (2.16%) AdWords
12 148 (1.58%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 143 (1.52%) Office 365
14 141 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
15 117 (1.25%) Amazon S3
16 114 (1.21%) GitHub
17 107 (1.14%) npm
18 88 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
19 76 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
20 70 (0.75%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 203 (2.16%) Firewall
2 125 (1.33%) Internet
3 93 (0.99%) DNS
4 81 (0.86%) HTTP
5 78 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 66 (0.70%) Network Security
7 65 (0.69%) Wireless
8 56 (0.60%) Unified Communications
9 53 (0.56%) Wireless Security
10 49 (0.52%) SMS
11 48 (0.51%) VPN
12 45 (0.48%) SAN
13 43 (0.46%) SSL
14 40 (0.43%) DHCP
15 37 (0.39%) LAN
16 36 (0.38%) IPsec
17 35 (0.37%) WAN
18 32 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
19 30 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
20 24 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,204 (23.48%) Big Data
2 1,393 (14.84%) SQL Server
3 1,188 (12.66%) Hadoop
4 1,075 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
5 879 (9.36%) Power BI
6 681 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 606 (6.46%) NoSQL
8 604 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 557 (5.93%) Data Lake
10 486 (5.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 476 (5.07%) MongoDB
12 436 (4.64%) Relational Database
13 386 (4.11%) Apache Hive
14 371 (3.95%) MySQL
15 323 (3.44%) QlikView
16 315 (3.36%) Data Mining
17 279 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
18 245 (2.61%) Azure SQL Database
19 208 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
20 187 (1.99%) HBase
Development Applications
1 648 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 333 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 328 (3.49%) JIRA
4 325 (3.46%) Visual Studio
5 162 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 129 (1.37%) gulp
6 129 (1.37%) Selenium
7 128 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 114 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
9 91 (0.97%) webpack
10 86 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 79 (0.84%) Axure RP
12 76 (0.81%) Subversion
13 75 (0.80%) NUnit
14 70 (0.75%) Mocha
14 70 (0.75%) Protractor
15 68 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
16 66 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 63 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 60 (0.64%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2,230 (23.76%) Finance
2 1,507 (16.05%) Marketing
3 764 (8.14%) Banking
4 733 (7.81%) Retail
5 415 (4.42%) Advertising
6 320 (3.41%) Investment Banking
7 236 (2.51%) Games
8 220 (2.34%) Telecoms
9 216 (2.30%) Front Office
10 209 (2.23%) Manufacturing
11 198 (2.11%) Financial Institution
12 187 (1.99%) Legal
13 128 (1.36%) Law
14 127 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 111 (1.18%) Publishing
16 83 (0.88%) Retail Banking
17 70 (0.75%) Electronics
18 69 (0.74%) Automotive
19 54 (0.58%) Billing
20 45 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2,152 (22.93%) Developer
2 1,403 (14.95%) Analyst
3 828 (8.82%) Architect
4 754 (8.03%) Consultant
5 519 (5.53%) Data Scientist
6 413 (4.40%) Data Engineer
7 406 (4.33%) Senior Developer
8 333 (3.55%) Data Architect
9 320 (3.41%) Data Analyst
10 293 (3.12%) Analytics Manager
10 293 (3.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 277 (2.95%) Java Developer
12 270 (2.88%) C# Developer
13 219 (2.33%) .NET Developer
14 218 (2.32%) Business Analyst
15 215 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
16 211 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
17 210 (2.24%) SQL Developer
18 205 (2.18%) Designer
19 185 (1.97%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 978 (10.42%) HTML
2 842 (8.97%) .NET
3 813 (8.66%) CSS
4 567 (6.04%) AngularJS
5 534 (5.69%) Web Services
6 478 (5.09%) Kafka
7 391 (4.17%) jQuery
8 348 (3.71%) REST
9 328 (3.49%) RESTful
10 307 (3.27%) ASP.NET
11 304 (3.24%) XML
12 287 (3.06%) Node.js
13 267 (2.84%) React
14 253 (2.70%) HTML5
15 240 (2.56%) Spring
16 229 (2.44%) Natural Language Processing
17 217 (2.31%) JSON
18 210 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 205 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 188 (2.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,873 (19.95%) Analytical Skills
2 926 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 893 (9.51%) User Experience
4 526 (5.60%) Algorithms
5 387 (4.12%) Fintech
6 355 (3.78%) Management Information System
7 331 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
8 296 (3.15%) Mobile App
9 280 (2.98%) Social Media
10 278 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
11 239 (2.55%) Data Structures
12 203 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
13 171 (1.82%) Data Centre
14 133 (1.42%) Credit Risk
14 133 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
15 131 (1.40%) Equities
16 113 (1.20%) Virtual Team
17 104 (1.11%) Derivative
18 89 (0.95%) Public Cloud
19 81 (0.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 861 (9.17%) Linux
2 386 (4.11%) Windows
3 253 (2.70%) Unix
4 140 (1.49%) Android
5 119 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 74 (0.79%) Windows Server
7 45 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (0.29%) Ubuntu
9 26 (0.28%) CentOS
10 24 (0.26%) AIX
11 23 (0.25%) Solaris
11 23 (0.25%) Windows 7
12 22 (0.23%) HPUX
13 17 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (0.16%) VMS
14 15 (0.16%) Windows 10
15 12 (0.13%) FreeBSD
15 12 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (0.11%) Debian
17 7 (0.075%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,577 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 2,273 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
3 2,164 (23.05%) Data Analytics
4 1,507 (16.05%) Data Science
5 1,309 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
6 1,255 (13.37%) Machine Learning
7 1,131 (12.05%) ETL
8 1,078 (11.48%) Visualisation
9 893 (9.51%) Mathematics
10 835 (8.90%) Data Modelling
11 812 (8.65%) Software Engineering
12 664 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 660 (7.03%) DevOps
14 656 (6.99%) Data Analysis
15 630 (6.71%) Project Management
16 625 (6.66%) Data Visualisation
17 615 (6.55%) Data Management
18 606 (6.46%) Scrum
19 586 (6.24%) Artificial Intelligence
20 560 (5.97%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3,333 (35.51%) SQL
2 2,051 (21.85%) Python
3 1,659 (17.67%) Java
4 1,234 (13.15%) JavaScript
5 924 (9.84%) R
6 900 (9.59%) C#
7 632 (6.73%) Scala
8 490 (5.22%) C++
9 426 (4.54%) T-SQL
10 253 (2.70%) C
11 244 (2.60%) VBA
12 243 (2.59%) PHP
13 225 (2.40%) MATLAB
14 209 (2.23%) PowerShell
15 181 (1.93%) Perl
16 138 (1.47%) Bash Shell
17 132 (1.41%) Java 8
18 129 (1.37%) Shell Script
19 122 (1.30%) Ruby
20 110 (1.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1,927 (20.53%) Degree
2 372 (3.96%) PhD
3 274 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 192 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 138 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
6 133 (1.42%) Master's Degree
7 126 (1.34%) CISSP
8 117 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
9 97 (1.03%) CCIE
10 88 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 84 (0.89%) CCNP
12 81 (0.86%) SC Cleared
13 67 (0.71%) CCNA
14 65 (0.69%) SAFe Agilist
15 63 (0.67%) PMI Certification
16 55 (0.59%) MCSE
17 48 (0.51%) CISM
18 45 (0.48%) CEH
19 43 (0.46%) PMP
20 42 (0.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 433 (4.61%) Data Quality
2 410 (4.37%) QA
3 108 (1.15%) SLA
4 97 (1.03%) GDPR
5 60 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 38 (0.40%) GCP
6 38 (0.40%) PMO
7 28 (0.30%) COBIT
8 24 (0.26%) WCAG
9 23 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 23 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 19 (0.20%) MiFID
11 15 (0.16%) Solvency II
12 14 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
12 14 (0.15%) GPG13
13 11 (0.12%) EMIR
14 10 (0.11%) IFRS
15 9 (0.096%) IFRS 9
16 7 (0.075%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 6 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 444 (4.73%) Docker
2 188 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 168 (1.79%) HDFS
4 124 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 101 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 100 (1.07%) Apache Flume
7 31 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 28 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 25 (0.27%) NFS
10 23 (0.25%) Snort
11 21 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (0.22%) VMware NSX
12 18 (0.19%) VirtualBox
13 14 (0.15%) Firmware
14 10 (0.11%) XenApp
15 8 (0.085%) Samba
16 7 (0.075%) Oracle RAC
17 6 (0.064%) KVM
18 5 (0.053%) pfSense
18 5 (0.053%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 174 (1.85%) Ansible
2 168 (1.79%) Kubernetes
3 129 (1.37%) Puppet
4 109 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 106 (1.13%) Terraform
6 57 (0.61%) Oozie
7 53 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
8 52 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
9 37 (0.39%) Kibana
10 31 (0.33%) RSA Security Analytics
11 25 (0.27%) Ambari
12 23 (0.25%) QRadar
13 21 (0.22%) Salt
13 21 (0.22%) Suricata
14 19 (0.20%) Mesos
15 18 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 18 (0.19%) vCenter Server
16 16 (0.17%) NetBackup
17 15 (0.16%) EnCase
17 15 (0.16%) FTK
Vendors
1 1,283 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 1,207 (12.86%) Google
3 1,117 (11.90%) Tableau
4 768 (8.18%) Oracle
5 421 (4.48%) Adobe
5 421 (4.48%) SAP
6 260 (2.77%) IBM
7 229 (2.44%) Talend
8 204 (2.17%) Informatica
9 200 (2.13%) Cloudera
10 191 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
11 174 (1.85%) Alteryx
12 159 (1.69%) Cisco
13 149 (1.59%) Splunk
14 144 (1.53%) VMware
15 132 (1.41%) Twitter
16 125 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
17 121 (1.29%) Cognizant
18 120 (1.28%) Cognos
19 107 (1.14%) Hortonworks