Period
to 19 January 2022

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 19 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 22 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 10,853 3,699 7,483
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 9.77% 6.54% 6.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.38% 7.02% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6,388 2,905 5,712
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,675 £33,525
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.84% -0.80% +5.04%
75th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £113,750 £96,250 £113,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 104,535 52,659 106,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.07% 93.16% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 70,325 43,532 86,122
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,750 £30,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £74,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in England

Analytics
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytics in England.

Salary trend for Analytics in England

Analytics
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

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 19 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London +8 6,036 £75,000 +7.14% 743
South East +51 1,600 £57,500 +4.55% 184
North of England +30 1,229 £52,500 - 201
North West +24 716 £55,000 +4.76% 101
Midlands +15 710 £52,500 +10.53% 127
East of England +30 582 £52,500 -4.55% 83
West Midlands +17 491 £52,500 +1.94% 82
South West +7 471 £47,500 -2.44% 71
Yorkshire +20 466 £50,000 -16.67% 78
East Midlands 0 213 £52,500 +31.25% 44
North East -4 47 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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 4,113 (37.90%) SQL
2 3,845 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3,680 (33.91%) Python
4 2,971 (27.37%) Social Skills
5 2,950 (27.18%) Azure
6 2,914 (26.85%) Finance
7 2,753 (25.37%) Business Intelligence
8 2,661 (24.52%) Data Analytics
9 2,436 (22.45%) AWS
10 2,257 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
11 1,981 (18.25%) Data Science
12 1,865 (17.18%) Power Platform
13 1,855 (17.09%) Visualisation
14 1,782 (16.42%) DevOps
15 1,780 (16.40%) Degree
16 1,775 (16.35%) Power BI
17 1,751 (16.13%) Microsoft
18 1,744 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
19 1,633 (15.05%) Software Engineering
20 1,576 (14.52%) Java
21 1,532 (14.12%) Data Modelling
22 1,465 (13.50%) Big Data
23 1,429 (13.17%) Google
24 1,403 (12.93%) JavaScript
25 1,396 (12.86%) ETL
26 1,387 (12.78%) GCP
27 1,351 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
28 1,344 (12.38%) Machine Learning
29 1,322 (12.18%) Marketing
30 1,256 (11.57%) CI/CD

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
1 697 (6.42%) Apache Spark
2 332 (3.06%) SAS
3 233 (2.15%) Apache
4 214 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
5 205 (1.89%) CMS
6 189 (1.74%) Apache Airflow
7 153 (1.41%) Confluence
8 109 (1.00%) SharePoint
9 105 (0.97%) WordPress
10 51 (0.47%) Jupyter
11 35 (0.32%) Appian
12 34 (0.31%) Apache Solr
12 34 (0.31%) Luigi
13 26 (0.24%) Drupal
14 25 (0.23%) IIS
15 20 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 17 (0.16%) Apache Pig
17 16 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 15 (0.14%) Apache Pulsar
18 15 (0.14%) nginx
Applications
1 900 (8.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 271 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 190 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 86 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
5 72 (0.66%) SPSS
6 65 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 52 (0.48%) Photoshop
7 52 (0.48%) Sketch
8 47 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 38 (0.35%) Chatbot
10 28 (0.26%) Adobe XD
11 23 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
12 22 (0.20%) InVision
13 21 (0.19%) Campfire
14 19 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
15 14 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
16 8 (0.074%) Adobe Premiere
17 7 (0.064%) UserZoom
18 4 (0.037%) InfoPath
19 3 (0.028%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 71 (0.65%) NetSuite
2 68 (0.63%) Sentinel
3 53 (0.49%) Magento
4 41 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
5 34 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 30 (0.28%) SAP BPC
7 25 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 25 (0.23%) Shopify
8 19 (0.18%) FastStats
9 18 (0.17%) IBM Planning Analytics
10 16 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
10 16 (0.15%) SAP CO
11 15 (0.14%) SAP FI
11 15 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
12 13 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 13 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 12 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
13 12 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.11%) SAP SD
14 10 (0.092%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 2,950 (27.18%) Azure
2 2,436 (22.45%) AWS
3 1,865 (17.18%) Power Platform
4 1,387 (12.78%) GCP
5 737 (6.79%) Google Analytics
6 733 (6.75%) Serverless
7 535 (4.93%) Azure Data Factory
8 420 (3.87%) GitHub
9 416 (3.83%) SaaS
10 380 (3.50%) Snowflake
11 338 (3.11%) AWS Lambda
12 332 (3.06%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 331 (3.05%) Amazon S3
14 299 (2.75%) Azure Monitor
15 234 (2.16%) Microsoft 365
16 195 (1.80%) PaaS
17 183 (1.69%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 172 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
19 167 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
20 161 (1.48%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 169 (1.56%) Broadband
2 136 (1.25%) Internet
3 114 (1.05%) HTTP
4 111 (1.02%) Cisco IPT
5 100 (0.92%) Firewall
6 68 (0.63%) VPN
7 66 (0.61%) DNS
8 58 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 56 (0.52%) Network Security
10 35 (0.32%) Wireless
11 26 (0.24%) DHCP
12 23 (0.21%) Bluetooth
12 23 (0.21%) Intranet
12 23 (0.21%) SSL
13 22 (0.20%) DVB
14 17 (0.16%) WebEx
15 15 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (0.13%) FTP
17 13 (0.12%) DKIM
17 13 (0.12%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,775 (16.35%) Power BI
2 1,465 (13.50%) Big Data
3 1,351 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1,051 (9.68%) Tableau
5 1,015 (9.35%) SQL Server
6 788 (7.26%) Data Lake
7 647 (5.96%) NoSQL
8 605 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 496 (4.57%) Hadoop
10 485 (4.47%) Relational Database
11 433 (3.99%) MySQL
12 429 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
13 379 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 374 (3.45%) MongoDB
15 352 (3.24%) BigQuery
16 321 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 311 (2.87%) Amazon Redshift
18 257 (2.37%) Azure SQL Database
19 249 (2.29%) Looker
20 240 (2.21%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 629 (5.80%) Git (software)
2 460 (4.24%) Jenkins
3 446 (4.11%) JIRA
4 148 (1.36%) GitLab
5 114 (1.05%) webpack
6 101 (0.93%) Bitbucket
7 94 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 91 (0.84%) TeamCity
9 82 (0.76%) Visual Studio
10 75 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 71 (0.65%) Selenium
12 57 (0.53%) Cypress.io
13 52 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 43 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 42 (0.39%) CircleCI
15 42 (0.39%) Maven
16 41 (0.38%) SonarQube
17 37 (0.34%) Subversion
18 35 (0.32%) Travis CI
19 34 (0.31%) Gradle
General
1 2,971 (27.37%) Social Skills
2 2,914 (26.85%) Finance
3 2,257 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
4 1,322 (12.18%) Marketing
5 794 (7.32%) Retail
6 517 (4.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 441 (4.06%) Presentation Skills
8 430 (3.96%) Banking
9 384 (3.54%) Organisational Skills
10 370 (3.41%) Front Office
11 346 (3.19%) Law
12 319 (2.94%) Public Sector
13 290 (2.67%) Legal
14 269 (2.48%) Publishing
15 256 (2.36%) Advertising
16 233 (2.15%) Influencing Skills
17 232 (2.14%) Games
18 227 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
19 215 (1.98%) Manufacturing
20 141 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2,033 (18.73%) Developer
2 1,635 (15.06%) Analyst
3 1,158 (10.67%) Data Engineer
4 834 (7.68%) Architect
5 713 (6.57%) Software Engineer
6 609 (5.61%) Data Analyst
7 479 (4.41%) Consultant
8 468 (4.31%) Senior Developer
9 435 (4.01%) Python Developer
10 385 (3.55%) Python Engineer
11 363 (3.34%) Data Architect
12 316 (2.91%) Security Engineer
13 294 (2.71%) Analytics Manager
14 287 (2.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 281 (2.59%) Data Scientist
16 277 (2.55%) Data Manager
17 271 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
18 259 (2.39%) Senior Data Engineer
19 256 (2.36%) Full Stack Developer
20 255 (2.35%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,011 (9.32%) React
2 761 (7.01%) HTML
3 675 (6.22%) .NET
4 622 (5.73%) Kafka
5 561 (5.17%) CSS
6 498 (4.59%) Node.js
7 367 (3.38%) REST
8 355 (3.27%) AngularJS
9 317 (2.92%) Web Services
10 310 (2.86%) JSON
11 262 (2.41%) HTML5
12 225 (2.07%) XML
13 222 (2.05%) .NET Core
14 212 (1.95%) RESTful
15 198 (1.82%) Redux
16 188 (1.73%) Pandas
17 169 (1.56%) GraphQL
18 160 (1.47%) ASP.NET
19 156 (1.44%) Spring
20 150 (1.38%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 833 (7.68%) User Experience
2 514 (4.74%) Algorithms
3 445 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 415 (3.82%) Social Media
5 397 (3.66%) Equities
6 322 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
7 296 (2.73%) Public Cloud
8 276 (2.54%) Data Structures
9 271 (2.50%) Hedge funds
9 271 (2.50%) Life Science
10 258 (2.38%) Derivative
11 227 (2.09%) Cloud Native
12 216 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
13 212 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 206 (1.90%) Fixed Income
15 179 (1.65%) Virtual Team
16 165 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
17 159 (1.47%) Mobile App
18 138 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
19 106 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 626 (5.77%) Linux
2 440 (4.05%) Windows
3 203 (1.87%) Unix
4 126 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 112 (1.03%) Android
6 97 (0.89%) Mac OS
7 63 (0.58%) Windows Server
8 28 (0.26%) VMS
9 27 (0.25%) Mesosphere
10 26 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 24 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (0.21%) Windows 10
13 22 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (0.17%) CentOS
15 15 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
16 13 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (0.055%) Windows Server 2019
18 5 (0.046%) Solaris
19 4 (0.037%) Embedded Linux
19 4 (0.037%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,845 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2,753 (25.37%) Business Intelligence
3 2,661 (24.52%) Data Analytics
4 1,981 (18.25%) Data Science
5 1,855 (17.09%) Visualisation
6 1,782 (16.42%) DevOps
7 1,744 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
8 1,633 (15.05%) Software Engineering
9 1,532 (14.12%) Data Modelling
10 1,396 (12.86%) ETL
11 1,344 (12.38%) Machine Learning
12 1,256 (11.57%) CI/CD
13 1,196 (11.02%) Data Analysis
14 1,179 (10.86%) Artificial Intelligence
15 1,102 (10.15%) Computer Science
16 1,072 (9.88%) Mentoring
17 1,067 (9.83%) Data Engineering
18 1,063 (9.79%) Data Management
19 1,012 (9.32%) Decision-Making
20 974 (8.97%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4,113 (37.90%) SQL
2 3,680 (33.91%) Python
3 1,576 (14.52%) Java
4 1,403 (12.93%) JavaScript
5 1,002 (9.23%) C#
6 705 (6.50%) R
7 653 (6.02%) TypeScript
8 560 (5.16%) PowerShell
9 553 (5.10%) Scala
10 424 (3.91%) C++
11 386 (3.56%) T-SQL
12 376 (3.46%) C
13 314 (2.89%) Bash
14 309 (2.85%) VBA
15 228 (2.10%) Go
16 187 (1.72%) PHP
17 161 (1.48%) Ruby
18 137 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 119 (1.10%) VB
20 107 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1,780 (16.40%) Degree
2 426 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 317 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 306 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 191 (1.76%) PhD
6 177 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 149 (1.37%) Master's Degree
8 128 (1.18%) CISSP
9 127 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
10 111 (1.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 108 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
12 80 (0.74%) DBS Check
13 71 (0.65%) AWS Certification
14 65 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
15 57 (0.53%) GCIA
15 57 (0.53%) GCIH
15 57 (0.53%) SANS
16 53 (0.49%) GCFA
17 52 (0.48%) GCFE
18 39 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 660 (6.08%) Data Quality
2 558 (5.14%) QA
3 277 (2.55%) GDPR
4 194 (1.79%) Accessibility
5 130 (1.20%) SLA
6 51 (0.47%) GRC
7 49 (0.45%) GxP
8 39 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 36 (0.33%) PMO
10 27 (0.25%) Good Clinical Practice
10 27 (0.25%) WCAG
11 22 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
12 20 (0.18%) HIPAA
12 20 (0.18%) NIST
13 19 (0.18%) IFRS
14 18 (0.17%) IFRS 9
14 18 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 16 (0.15%) COBIT
16 14 (0.13%) CDISC
17 13 (0.12%) ITGC
System Software
1 979 (9.02%) Docker
2 188 (1.73%) Active Directory
3 120 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (0.48%) HDFS
5 37 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 36 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 17 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (0.13%) Apache Flume
8 14 (0.13%) Firmware
9 11 (0.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 9 (0.083%) Hyper-V
10 9 (0.083%) VirtualBox
10 9 (0.083%) VMware Server
11 7 (0.064%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 6 (0.055%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.037%) LXC
13 4 (0.037%) XenApp
14 3 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.018%) Samba
15 2 (0.018%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 838 (7.72%) Kubernetes
2 569 (5.24%) Terraform
3 303 (2.79%) Ansible
4 113 (1.04%) Prometheus
5 108 (1.00%) Grafana
6 96 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
7 95 (0.88%) Puppet
8 67 (0.62%) Kibana
9 35 (0.32%) Oozie
10 29 (0.27%) logstash
11 27 (0.25%) Automic
12 26 (0.24%) Consul
13 21 (0.19%) Apache Brooklyn
13 21 (0.19%) SCOM
14 19 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
15 17 (0.16%) Istio
15 17 (0.16%) Kubeflow
15 17 (0.16%) SCCM
16 15 (0.14%) Control-M
17 14 (0.13%) Graylog
Vendors
1 1,751 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 1,429 (13.17%) Google
3 643 (5.92%) Databricks
4 438 (4.04%) Oracle
5 435 (4.01%) Salesforce.com
6 399 (3.68%) Adobe
7 357 (3.29%) SAP
8 218 (2.01%) Informatica
9 186 (1.71%) LexisNexis
10 150 (1.38%) Alteryx
11 133 (1.23%) VMware
12 132 (1.22%) Splunk
13 122 (1.12%) Apple
14 121 (1.11%) Facebook
15 116 (1.07%) Talend
16 112 (1.03%) MuleSoft
17 107 (0.99%) Citrix
18 106 (0.98%) IBM
19 87 (0.80%) Palantir
20 74 (0.68%) Teradata