Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 47 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13 0
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 8,628 8,922 7,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.12% 5.47% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 5.96% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,354 6,956 6,428
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +2.80%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £91,325
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 129,356 149,743 152,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.71% 91.81% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 103,004 121,839 127,286
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 4,901 £65,000 +4.00% 888
South East +28 1,271 £55,000 +15.79% 210
North of England +1 812 £48,500 +14.12% 225
South West +38 579 £50,000 +5.26% 107
Midlands +23 560 £42,500 - 124
East of England +35 453 £51,000 +2.00% 90
North West -8 450 £48,500 +7.78% 151
West Midlands +1 328 £42,500 - 73
Yorkshire +7 303 £49,248 +23.12% 59
East Midlands +73 231 £45,000 +5.88% 51
North East +77 101 £55,000 +48.65% 15
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 2,980 (34.54%) SQL
2 2,682 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2,274 (26.36%) Finance
4 2,134 (24.73%) Python
5 2,080 (24.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2,001 (23.19%) Data Analytics
7 1,921 (22.26%) Degree
8 1,648 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
9 1,573 (18.23%) Big Data
10 1,558 (18.06%) Data Science
11 1,510 (17.50%) Java
12 1,303 (15.10%) Microsoft Azure
13 1,289 (14.94%) Microsoft
14 1,283 (14.87%) Visualisation
14 1,283 (14.87%) Problem-Solving
15 1,269 (14.71%) Machine Learning
16 1,237 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
17 1,152 (13.35%) Data Warehouse
18 1,147 (13.29%) Google
19 1,127 (13.06%) JavaScript
20 1,102 (12.77%) Tableau
21 1,081 (12.53%) SQL Server
22 1,079 (12.51%) Marketing
23 996 (11.54%) ETL
24 964 (11.17%) R
25 962 (11.15%) Computer Science
26 947 (10.98%) Software Engineering
27 940 (10.89%) C#
28 932 (10.80%) Artificial Intelligence
28 932 (10.80%) Power BI

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
1 768 (8.90%) Apache Spark
2 468 (5.42%) SAS
3 279 (3.23%) Apache
4 198 (2.29%) CMS
5 194 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
6 139 (1.61%) SharePoint
7 107 (1.24%) Confluence
8 79 (0.92%) Apache Pig
9 61 (0.71%) WordPress
10 55 (0.64%) Apache Solr
11 54 (0.63%) EPiServer
12 53 (0.61%) Marvel
13 47 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 46 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
15 39 (0.45%) Tomcat
16 38 (0.44%) IIS
17 35 (0.41%) OpenStack
18 29 (0.34%) Drupal
18 29 (0.34%) Skype for Business
19 24 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 575 (6.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 192 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
3 143 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 126 (1.46%) SPSS
5 107 (1.24%) Chatbot
6 99 (1.15%) Photoshop
7 98 (1.14%) InVision
8 61 (0.71%) MS Visio
9 60 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 50 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
11 27 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
12 23 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
13 22 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
14 21 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
15 14 (0.16%) Stata
16 13 (0.15%) Weka
17 12 (0.14%) Flinto
18 8 (0.093%) InDesign
19 6 (0.070%) GIMP
20 5 (0.058%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 57 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 57 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
2 33 (0.38%) SAP BPC
3 30 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (0.35%) Eloqua
4 27 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
5 26 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 20 (0.23%) Magento
7 19 (0.22%) NetSuite
8 17 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 17 (0.20%) SAP ERP
9 15 (0.17%) Actimize
9 15 (0.17%) SAP CO
9 15 (0.17%) SAP FI
9 15 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
10 14 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 11 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
11 11 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
11 11 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
11 11 (0.13%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1,303 (15.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,237 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
3 618 (7.16%) Google Analytics
4 423 (4.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 353 (4.09%) SaaS
6 223 (2.58%) PaaS
7 162 (1.88%) Azure Data Factory
8 152 (1.76%) Serverless
9 138 (1.60%) Office 365
10 134 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
11 119 (1.38%) IaaS
12 116 (1.34%) Adobe Analytics
13 103 (1.19%) AdWords
14 102 (1.18%) Google Play
15 96 (1.11%) GitHub
16 93 (1.08%) Data Lake Analytics
17 76 (0.88%) Google Tag Manager
18 62 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
19 59 (0.68%) npm
20 47 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 210 (2.43%) Firewall
2 162 (1.88%) Internet
3 105 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 85 (0.99%) HTTP
5 79 (0.92%) DNS
6 66 (0.76%) Wireshark
7 60 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 59 (0.68%) VPN
9 52 (0.60%) Network Security
10 47 (0.54%) WAN
11 44 (0.51%) LAN
12 41 (0.48%) Wireless
13 38 (0.44%) Skype
14 35 (0.41%) Intranet
14 35 (0.41%) VLAN
15 33 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
16 30 (0.35%) VoIP
17 29 (0.34%) DHCP
18 27 (0.31%) SSL
19 24 (0.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,573 (18.23%) Big Data
2 1,152 (13.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1,081 (12.53%) SQL Server
4 932 (10.80%) Power BI
5 841 (9.75%) Hadoop
6 648 (7.51%) NoSQL
7 545 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 477 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 416 (4.82%) QlikView
10 405 (4.69%) Relational Database
11 388 (4.50%) Apache Hive
12 377 (4.37%) Data Lake
13 369 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 342 (3.96%) MongoDB
15 288 (3.34%) MySQL
16 242 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
17 225 (2.61%) Data Mining
18 216 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
19 212 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
20 207 (2.40%) HBase
Development Applications
1 608 (7.05%) Git (software)
2 362 (4.20%) JIRA
3 338 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 196 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 159 (1.84%) Selenium
6 124 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 100 (1.16%) TeamCity
8 98 (1.14%) Maven
9 91 (1.05%) Axure RP
10 86 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
11 85 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 77 (0.89%) Subversion
13 76 (0.88%) webpack
14 64 (0.74%) gulp
15 63 (0.73%) Cucumber
16 62 (0.72%) GitLab
17 56 (0.65%) Mocha
18 54 (0.63%) Vagrant
19 49 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 48 (0.56%) Gradle
General
1 2,274 (26.36%) Finance
2 1,079 (12.51%) Marketing
3 810 (9.39%) Retail
4 626 (7.26%) Banking
5 322 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 203 (2.35%) Advertising
7 196 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 194 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 190 (2.20%) Games
10 189 (2.19%) Investment Banking
11 157 (1.82%) Front Office
12 156 (1.81%) Legal
13 123 (1.43%) Publishing
14 104 (1.21%) Law
15 94 (1.09%) Electronics
16 69 (0.80%) Automotive
17 66 (0.76%) Financial Institution
18 37 (0.43%) German Language
19 36 (0.42%) Back Office
19 36 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,841 (21.34%) Developer
2 1,367 (15.84%) Analyst
3 744 (8.62%) Architect
4 502 (5.82%) Consultant
5 488 (5.66%) Data Scientist
6 470 (5.45%) Data Engineer
7 445 (5.16%) Data Analyst
8 325 (3.77%) Senior Developer
9 295 (3.42%) Data Architect
10 266 (3.08%) Java Developer
11 260 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 231 (2.68%) Software Engineer
13 223 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
14 218 (2.53%) Software Developer
15 214 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
16 206 (2.39%) Business Analyst
17 191 (2.21%) Analytics Manager
18 186 (2.16%) Designer
19 185 (2.14%) C# Developer
19 185 (2.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 877 (10.16%) HTML
2 728 (8.44%) .NET
3 713 (8.26%) CSS
4 468 (5.42%) AngularJS
5 386 (4.47%) Kafka
6 380 (4.40%) Web Services
7 370 (4.29%) React
8 317 (3.67%) HTML5
9 286 (3.31%) jQuery
10 284 (3.29%) Node.js
11 220 (2.55%) ASP.NET
12 218 (2.53%) JSON
13 196 (2.27%) Natural Language Processing
14 192 (2.23%) XML
15 180 (2.09%) Spring
16 173 (2.01%) RESTful
17 165 (1.91%) REST
18 164 (1.90%) CSS3
19 150 (1.74%) Vue.js
20 127 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1,648 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
2 730 (8.46%) User Experience
3 570 (6.61%) Algorithms
4 305 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 295 (3.42%) Fintech
6 252 (2.92%) Data Structures
7 246 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
8 230 (2.67%) Mobile App
9 218 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
10 179 (2.07%) Social Media
11 140 (1.62%) Public Cloud
12 124 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
13 109 (1.26%) Equities
14 104 (1.21%) Hedge funds
15 102 (1.18%) Virtual Team
16 99 (1.15%) Life Science
17 86 (1.00%) FMCG
18 81 (0.94%) Internet of Things
19 80 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
20 77 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 710 (8.23%) Linux
2 438 (5.08%) Windows
3 289 (3.35%) Android
4 262 (3.04%) Unix
5 156 (1.81%) Apple iOS
6 109 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 72 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 43 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (0.38%) VMS
11 31 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (0.34%) CentOS
13 23 (0.27%) Ubuntu
14 22 (0.25%) Windows 10
15 21 (0.24%) Debian
16 18 (0.21%) Windows 7
17 15 (0.17%) Solaris
18 13 (0.15%) AIX
19 12 (0.14%) Mac OS
20 10 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,682 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 2,080 (24.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2,001 (23.19%) Data Analytics
4 1,558 (18.06%) Data Science
5 1,283 (14.87%) Problem-Solving
5 1,283 (14.87%) Visualisation
6 1,269 (14.71%) Machine Learning
7 996 (11.54%) ETL
8 962 (11.15%) Computer Science
9 947 (10.98%) Software Engineering
10 932 (10.80%) Artificial Intelligence
11 858 (9.94%) Data Modelling
12 844 (9.78%) Mathematics
13 806 (9.34%) DevOps
14 788 (9.13%) Data Analysis
15 760 (8.81%) Project Management
16 754 (8.74%) Data Visualisation
16 754 (8.74%) Scrum
17 690 (8.00%) Decision-Making
18 675 (7.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,980 (34.54%) SQL
2 2,134 (24.73%) Python
3 1,510 (17.50%) Java
4 1,127 (13.06%) JavaScript
5 964 (11.17%) R
6 940 (10.89%) C#
7 514 (5.96%) C++
8 432 (5.01%) Scala
9 405 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 334 (3.87%) C
11 219 (2.54%) PowerShell
12 196 (2.27%) VBA
13 184 (2.13%) PHP
14 147 (1.70%) MATLAB
15 144 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 121 (1.40%) Java 8
17 117 (1.36%) Ruby
18 114 (1.32%) Go
19 96 (1.11%) Shell Script
20 95 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1,921 (22.26%) Degree
2 353 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 280 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 260 (3.01%) PhD
5 201 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 147 (1.70%) CISSP
7 116 (1.34%) Master's Degree
8 115 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
9 113 (1.31%) DV Cleared
10 93 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
11 85 (0.99%) MBA
12 81 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 65 (0.75%) PMI Certification
14 51 (0.59%) ISEB
15 50 (0.58%) CCIE
15 50 (0.58%) CEH
16 47 (0.54%) ISTQB
16 47 (0.54%) MCSE
17 45 (0.52%) SANS
18 43 (0.50%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 430 (4.98%) Data Quality
2 429 (4.97%) QA
3 126 (1.46%) GDPR
4 105 (1.22%) PMO
5 81 (0.94%) SLA
6 52 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 25 (0.29%) Solvency II
8 21 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 16 (0.19%) IFRS
10 14 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 14 (0.16%) WCAG
11 12 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
12 10 (0.12%) GPG13
13 9 (0.10%) MiFID
14 7 (0.081%) Cyber Essentials
14 7 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 6 (0.070%) Dodd-Frank
15 6 (0.070%) FATCA
15 6 (0.070%) IFRS 9
16 5 (0.058%) COBIT
System Software
1 402 (4.66%) Docker
2 160 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 89 (1.03%) HDFS
4 86 (1.00%) Apache Flume
5 82 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 32 (0.37%) VirtualBox
8 25 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 20 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (0.22%) vSphere
11 16 (0.19%) NFS
11 16 (0.19%) Snort
12 15 (0.17%) Samba
13 13 (0.15%) Hyper-V
13 13 (0.15%) KVM
13 13 (0.15%) XenApp
14 9 (0.10%) pfSense
15 8 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (0.093%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.081%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 217 (2.52%) Kubernetes
2 214 (2.48%) Ansible
3 172 (1.99%) Puppet
4 155 (1.80%) Terraform
5 134 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
6 116 (1.34%) Oozie
7 87 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
8 49 (0.57%) RSA Security Analytics
9 39 (0.45%) Kibana
10 30 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
11 29 (0.34%) Nagios
12 24 (0.28%) Mesos
13 23 (0.27%) ZABBIX
14 22 (0.25%) SCCM
14 22 (0.25%) Stealthwatch
15 18 (0.21%) Salt
16 16 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
17 15 (0.17%) Grafana
18 14 (0.16%) Ambari
18 14 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,289 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 1,147 (13.29%) Google
3 1,102 (12.77%) Tableau
4 559 (6.48%) Oracle
5 511 (5.92%) SAP
6 347 (4.02%) Adobe
7 258 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
8 199 (2.31%) IBM
9 191 (2.21%) Cloudera
10 156 (1.81%) VMware
11 145 (1.68%) Hortonworks
12 144 (1.67%) Informatica
13 140 (1.62%) Alteryx
14 132 (1.53%) Splunk
15 119 (1.38%) Cognos
16 112 (1.30%) Talend
17 103 (1.19%) Cisco
18 95 (1.10%) Red Hat
19 88 (1.02%) Databricks
20 75 (0.87%) Cognizant