Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 36 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 8,076 8,876 9,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.42% 5.83% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.97% 6.34% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6,334 6,512 6,790
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £34,868 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £92,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 115,858 139,950 151,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.14% 91.86% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 92,095 112,297 119,993
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,050 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.86% +4.10% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,450 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +6 4,765 £65,000 - 580
South East +8 1,121 £52,500 +0.48% 187
North of England +14 863 £45,000 -5.26% 172
North West +12 502 £45,000 -8.63% 105
Midlands -15 489 £45,000 +5.88% 107
South West +11 459 £50,000 - 73
East of England +6 330 £50,000 - 83
West Midlands -20 312 £47,500 +12.43% 73
Yorkshire -11 264 £45,000 -5.26% 56
East Midlands -17 167 £43,000 +1.18% 33
North East +23 98 £45,412 -17.43% 11
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2,826 (34.99%) SQL
2 2,754 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
3 2,311 (28.62%) Business Intelligence
4 2,121 (26.26%) Python
5 1,941 (24.03%) Data Analytics
6 1,837 (22.75%) Finance
7 1,514 (18.75%) Big Data
8 1,447 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
9 1,412 (17.48%) AWS
10 1,343 (16.63%) Azure
11 1,271 (15.74%) Data Warehouse
12 1,226 (15.18%) Java
13 1,212 (15.01%) Data Science
14 1,195 (14.80%) Visualisation
15 1,174 (14.54%) Microsoft
16 1,156 (14.31%) Machine Learning
17 1,108 (13.72%) Degree
18 1,071 (13.26%) Marketing
19 1,063 (13.16%) Power Platform
20 1,059 (13.11%) Power BI
21 1,038 (12.85%) SQL Server
22 1,036 (12.83%) ETL
23 1,026 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
24 1,015 (12.57%) JavaScript
25 962 (11.91%) Google
26 942 (11.66%) Tableau
27 939 (11.63%) DevOps
28 900 (11.14%) Software Engineering
29 878 (10.87%) Data Modelling
30 809 (10.02%) R

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
1 734 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 289 (3.58%) SAS
3 184 (2.28%) CMS
4 158 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 150 (1.86%) Apache
6 114 (1.41%) Confluence
7 109 (1.35%) SharePoint
8 76 (0.94%) WordPress
9 61 (0.76%) IIS
10 53 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
11 47 (0.58%) Apache Pig
12 46 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 42 (0.52%) Apache Solr
14 41 (0.51%) Tomcat
15 38 (0.47%) Smallworld
16 28 (0.35%) Umbraco
17 26 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 24 (0.30%) Drupal
19 22 (0.27%) JBoss
20 18 (0.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 502 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 239 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
3 108 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 69 (0.85%) Sketch
5 67 (0.83%) SPSS
6 55 (0.68%) InVision
7 45 (0.56%) Photoshop
8 42 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
8 42 (0.52%) MS Visio
9 40 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
10 32 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
11 24 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
12 22 (0.27%) Stata
13 16 (0.20%) Zeplin
14 12 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
15 10 (0.12%) InDesign
16 8 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 8 (0.099%) Adobe XD
16 8 (0.099%) GNU Octave
17 6 (0.074%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 58 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
2 44 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 37 (0.46%) FINCAD Analytics
4 30 (0.37%) PolarLake
5 28 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 28 (0.35%) NetSuite
6 24 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
6 24 (0.30%) Markit EDM
7 21 (0.26%) Eloqua
8 17 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 17 (0.21%) SAP BPC
9 14 (0.17%) Magento
10 12 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
10 12 (0.15%) SAP ERP
11 11 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
11 11 (0.14%) WebTrends
12 9 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 8 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
14 7 (0.087%) FastStats
14 7 (0.087%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,412 (17.48%) AWS
2 1,343 (16.63%) Azure
3 1,063 (13.16%) Power Platform
4 518 (6.41%) Google Analytics
5 483 (5.98%) GCP
6 329 (4.07%) SaaS
7 208 (2.58%) Azure Data Factory
8 194 (2.40%) PaaS
9 170 (2.11%) Amazon S3
10 169 (2.09%) Serverless
11 151 (1.87%) Office 365
12 145 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
13 137 (1.70%) Adobe Analytics
14 125 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
15 95 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
16 89 (1.10%) Amazon ECS
17 87 (1.08%) GitHub
18 73 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
19 71 (0.88%) IaaS
20 64 (0.79%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 178 (2.20%) Internet
2 108 (1.34%) DNS
3 103 (1.28%) Firewall
4 74 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 63 (0.78%) VPN
6 52 (0.64%) Wireless
7 49 (0.61%) HTTP
8 46 (0.57%) DHCP
9 39 (0.48%) BGP
10 38 (0.47%) SSL
11 37 (0.46%) OSPF
12 35 (0.43%) IPsec
12 35 (0.43%) WAN
13 32 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (0.37%) LAN
14 30 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
15 29 (0.36%) MPLS
16 27 (0.33%) 802.11
17 24 (0.30%) Network Security
18 23 (0.28%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,514 (18.75%) Big Data
2 1,271 (15.74%) Data Warehouse
3 1,059 (13.11%) Power BI
4 1,038 (12.85%) SQL Server
5 760 (9.41%) Hadoop
6 581 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 477 (5.91%) NoSQL
8 459 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 455 (5.63%) Data Lake
10 381 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 373 (4.62%) Relational Database
12 323 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
13 281 (3.48%) QlikView
14 278 (3.44%) Apache Hive
15 269 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
16 242 (3.00%) MySQL
17 230 (2.85%) MongoDB
18 209 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
19 191 (2.37%) Data Mining
20 184 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 521 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 323 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 322 (3.99%) JIRA
4 111 (1.37%) Visual Studio
5 110 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 86 (1.06%) Maven
7 83 (1.03%) Selenium
8 75 (0.93%) RStudio
9 70 (0.87%) Bitbucket
10 66 (0.82%) Artifactory
11 64 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
12 58 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 57 (0.71%) Axure RP
14 55 (0.68%) Cucumber
15 50 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
16 48 (0.59%) GitLab
17 46 (0.57%) TeamCity
18 40 (0.50%) Vagrant
19 37 (0.46%) WiX
20 31 (0.38%) Bower
General
1 1,837 (22.75%) Finance
2 1,071 (13.26%) Marketing
3 711 (8.80%) Retail
4 459 (5.68%) Banking
5 293 (3.63%) Front Office
6 273 (3.38%) Public Sector
7 217 (2.69%) Telecoms
8 152 (1.88%) Games
8 152 (1.88%) Law
9 135 (1.67%) Manufacturing
10 120 (1.49%) Advertising
11 113 (1.40%) Legal
12 99 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 95 (1.18%) Publishing
14 86 (1.06%) Local Government
15 80 (0.99%) Automotive
16 67 (0.83%) Investment Banking
16 67 (0.83%) Police
17 52 (0.64%) Electronics
18 49 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,784 (22.09%) Developer
2 1,414 (17.51%) Analyst
3 586 (7.26%) Architect
4 531 (6.58%) Data Engineer
5 497 (6.15%) Consultant
6 452 (5.60%) Data Analyst
7 391 (4.84%) Senior Developer
8 351 (4.35%) Java Developer
9 334 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 321 (3.97%) Data Scientist
11 319 (3.95%) Business Analyst
12 291 (3.60%) Data Architect
13 249 (3.08%) Software Engineer
14 236 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 208 (2.58%) SQL Developer
16 194 (2.40%) Digital Analyst
17 173 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
18 172 (2.13%) Analytics Manager
18 172 (2.13%) Lead Developer
19 165 (2.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 679 (8.41%) HTML
2 581 (7.19%) CSS
3 543 (6.72%) Web Services
4 490 (6.07%) .NET
5 419 (5.19%) AngularJS
6 323 (4.00%) Node.js
7 318 (3.94%) React
8 304 (3.76%) Kafka
9 251 (3.11%) REST
10 225 (2.79%) HTML5
11 209 (2.59%) J2EE
12 200 (2.48%) jQuery
13 184 (2.28%) JSON
14 179 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
15 177 (2.19%) ASP.NET
16 143 (1.77%) XML
17 136 (1.68%) Spring
18 127 (1.57%) RESTful
19 116 (1.44%) Pandas
20 108 (1.34%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 1,447 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
2 794 (9.83%) User Experience
3 366 (4.53%) Algorithms
4 354 (4.38%) Management Information System
5 251 (3.11%) Fixed Income
6 243 (3.01%) Equities
7 240 (2.97%) Derivative
8 228 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
9 222 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
10 220 (2.72%) Data Structures
11 219 (2.71%) Social Media
12 188 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 142 (1.76%) Mobile App
14 138 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
15 122 (1.51%) Virtual Team
16 114 (1.41%) Hedge funds
17 104 (1.29%) Data Centre
18 103 (1.28%) Public Cloud
19 84 (1.04%) Reference Data
20 79 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 554 (6.86%) Linux
2 413 (5.11%) Windows
3 251 (3.11%) Unix
4 147 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 114 (1.41%) Android
6 93 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 42 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (0.47%) Windows 10
9 34 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (0.28%) CatOS
11 21 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 12 (0.15%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.12%) VMS
15 9 (0.11%) CentOS
16 7 (0.087%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.074%) VME
18 4 (0.050%) CoreOS
18 4 (0.050%) Debian
19 3 (0.037%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,754 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
2 2,311 (28.62%) Business Intelligence
3 1,941 (24.03%) Data Analytics
4 1,212 (15.01%) Data Science
5 1,195 (14.80%) Visualisation
6 1,156 (14.31%) Machine Learning
7 1,036 (12.83%) ETL
8 1,026 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
9 939 (11.63%) DevOps
10 900 (11.14%) Software Engineering
11 878 (10.87%) Data Modelling
12 777 (9.62%) Artificial Intelligence
13 686 (8.49%) Project Management
14 648 (8.02%) Data Management
15 640 (7.92%) Mentoring
16 637 (7.89%) Scrum
17 614 (7.60%) Computer Science
18 613 (7.59%) Data Visualisation
19 570 (7.06%) Decision-Making
20 569 (7.05%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2,826 (34.99%) SQL
2 2,121 (26.26%) Python
3 1,226 (15.18%) Java
4 1,015 (12.57%) JavaScript
5 809 (10.02%) R
6 678 (8.40%) C#
7 363 (4.49%) Scala
8 325 (4.02%) C++
9 294 (3.64%) T-SQL
10 272 (3.37%) C
11 196 (2.43%) PowerShell
12 185 (2.29%) PHP
13 152 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 147 (1.82%) PL/SQL
15 139 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 133 (1.65%) VBA
17 127 (1.57%) TypeScript
18 91 (1.13%) Ruby
19 89 (1.10%) Go
20 88 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1,108 (13.72%) Degree
2 266 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 233 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 149 (1.84%) PhD
5 111 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 87 (1.08%) Master's Degree
7 70 (0.87%) DV Cleared
8 69 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 68 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
10 56 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
11 46 (0.57%) CISSP
12 37 (0.46%) PMI Certification
13 34 (0.42%) CCNA
14 30 (0.37%) MCSA
15 29 (0.36%) MBA
15 29 (0.36%) PMP
16 28 (0.35%) CCNP
17 27 (0.33%) DBS Check
18 22 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 20 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 510 (6.32%) Data Quality
2 384 (4.75%) QA
3 137 (1.70%) GDPR
4 84 (1.04%) PMO
5 41 (0.51%) SLA
6 33 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 24 (0.30%) WAI
8 22 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
9 21 (0.26%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.087%) COBIT
11 7 (0.087%) NIST
11 7 (0.087%) WCAG
12 6 (0.074%) Basel II
12 6 (0.074%) HL7
13 5 (0.062%) Basel III
13 5 (0.062%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.050%) EMIR
14 4 (0.050%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 4 (0.050%) MiFID
System Software
1 513 (6.35%) Docker
2 144 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 65 (0.80%) HDFS
4 63 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 30 (0.37%) VirtualBox
7 25 (0.31%) Apache Flume
7 25 (0.31%) Hyper-V
8 23 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 23 (0.28%) XenApp
9 16 (0.20%) IAG
10 15 (0.19%) vCloud
11 14 (0.17%) Firmware
12 13 (0.16%) BitLocker
13 5 (0.062%) Varnish
13 5 (0.062%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.062%) vSphere
13 5 (0.062%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.050%) Virtual Desktop
15 3 (0.037%) LXC
Systems Management
1 304 (3.76%) Kubernetes
2 279 (3.45%) Ansible
3 262 (3.24%) Terraform
4 141 (1.75%) Puppet
5 103 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
6 65 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
7 59 (0.73%) Oozie
8 47 (0.58%) SCCM
9 35 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
10 33 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
11 27 (0.33%) WSUS
12 21 (0.26%) Kibana
13 20 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
14 18 (0.22%) FortiGate
15 17 (0.21%) Consul
16 16 (0.20%) RANCID
17 15 (0.19%) vCenter Server
18 13 (0.16%) Packer
19 12 (0.15%) Ambari
20 11 (0.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1,174 (14.54%) Microsoft
2 962 (11.91%) Google
3 942 (11.66%) Tableau
4 521 (6.45%) Oracle
5 333 (4.12%) SAP
6 309 (3.83%) Adobe
7 258 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
8 214 (2.65%) IBM
9 209 (2.59%) Informatica
10 169 (2.09%) Databricks
11 165 (2.04%) Cloudera
12 141 (1.75%) Splunk
13 133 (1.65%) Cognos
14 114 (1.41%) Hortonworks
15 113 (1.40%) VMware
16 109 (1.35%) Talend
17 106 (1.31%) Teradata
18 93 (1.15%) Alteryx
19 89 (1.10%) Cisco
20 83 (1.03%) Bloomberg