Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 34 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 7,236 9,064 9,272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 6.67% 6.60% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.26% 7.16% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,556 6,989 7,537
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £113,750 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.96% +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 99,715 126,554 151,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.97% 92.20% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 79,654 100,705 124,840
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 +3 4,358 £72,000 +10.77% 484
South East -8 919 £55,000 - 136
North of England +15 765 £47,500 +5.56% 159
Midlands +3 469 £50,000 +12.36% 94
South West -9 411 £45,000 -10.00% 61
North West +15 407 £47,500 +5.56% 98
West Midlands +10 324 £48,931 +8.74% 64
Yorkshire +2 266 £45,000 - 43
East of England -1 265 £52,500 -0.47% 58
East Midlands -8 145 £57,644 +35.63% 30
North East +13 92 £53,000 +7.42% 18
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 2,668 (36.87%) SQL
2 2,344 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 2,199 (30.39%) Python
4 2,023 (27.96%) Data Analytics
5 1,877 (25.94%) Finance
6 1,842 (25.46%) Business Intelligence
7 1,510 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
8 1,436 (19.85%) AWS
9 1,300 (17.97%) Azure
10 1,270 (17.55%) Degree
11 1,181 (16.32%) Java
12 1,127 (15.57%) Big Data
13 1,124 (15.53%) Data Science
14 1,117 (15.44%) JavaScript
15 1,067 (14.75%) Machine Learning
16 1,055 (14.58%) Visualisation
17 1,040 (14.37%) SQL Server
18 1,029 (14.22%) Microsoft
19 969 (13.39%) ETL
20 961 (13.28%) Tableau
21 930 (12.85%) Data Warehouse
22 910 (12.58%) Power Platform
23 904 (12.49%) Power BI
24 879 (12.15%) Data Analysis
25 822 (11.36%) Marketing
26 815 (11.26%) Artificial Intelligence
27 793 (10.96%) Google
28 788 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
29 770 (10.64%) Software Engineering
30 754 (10.42%) DevOps

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
1 613 (8.47%) Apache Spark
2 251 (3.47%) SAS
3 136 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
4 133 (1.84%) Apache
5 97 (1.34%) CMS
6 84 (1.16%) Confluence
7 79 (1.09%) Apache Airflow
8 65 (0.90%) SharePoint
9 64 (0.88%) IIS
10 61 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 47 (0.65%) Jupyter
12 44 (0.61%) Apache Solr
13 33 (0.46%) Luigi
14 25 (0.35%) WordPress
15 21 (0.29%) ArcGIS
16 20 (0.28%) Tomcat
17 19 (0.26%) Apache Pig
17 19 (0.26%) Drupal
18 14 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
18 14 (0.19%) Tornado
Applications
1 470 (6.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 170 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 87 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 82 (1.13%) SPSS
5 49 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 48 (0.66%) Sketch
7 38 (0.53%) InVision
8 36 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
9 22 (0.30%) MS Visio
10 19 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 11 (0.15%) Figma
13 10 (0.14%) Chatbot
14 8 (0.11%) Adobe XD
15 7 (0.097%) Adobe Premiere
15 7 (0.097%) Marvel
16 6 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
17 5 (0.069%) Zeplin
18 4 (0.055%) Notepad++
19 2 (0.028%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 105 (1.45%) FINCAD Analytics
2 59 (0.82%) PolarLake
3 57 (0.79%) Markit EDM
4 56 (0.77%) Eagle PACE
5 44 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
6 36 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 25 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
8 23 (0.32%) Magento
9 19 (0.26%) Shopify
10 17 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 14 (0.19%) NetSuite
11 14 (0.19%) SAP BPC
12 12 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
12 12 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 11 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
14 10 (0.14%) SAP HCM
14 10 (0.14%) WebTrends
15 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
15 9 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
15 9 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,436 (19.85%) AWS
2 1,300 (17.97%) Azure
3 910 (12.58%) Power Platform
4 502 (6.94%) GCP
5 427 (5.90%) Google Analytics
6 370 (5.11%) SaaS
7 213 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
8 207 (2.86%) Serverless
9 194 (2.68%) PaaS
10 148 (2.05%) Amazon S3
11 133 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
12 126 (1.74%) Adobe Analytics
13 110 (1.52%) Office 365
14 109 (1.51%) Amazon EMR
15 101 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
16 97 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
17 88 (1.22%) GitHub
17 88 (1.22%) IaaS
18 69 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
19 64 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 190 (2.63%) Firewall
2 126 (1.74%) Internet
3 103 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 52 (0.72%) DNS
5 49 (0.68%) Wireshark
6 35 (0.48%) VPN
7 32 (0.44%) Network Security
8 27 (0.37%) HTTP
9 26 (0.36%) SSL
10 24 (0.33%) IPsec
11 23 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
12 20 (0.28%) BGP
12 20 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (0.22%) Bluetooth
13 16 (0.22%) WAN
14 15 (0.21%) Broadband
14 15 (0.21%) SAN
14 15 (0.21%) SMTP
14 15 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
15 14 (0.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,127 (15.57%) Big Data
2 1,040 (14.37%) SQL Server
3 930 (12.85%) Data Warehouse
4 904 (12.49%) Power BI
5 614 (8.49%) Hadoop
6 540 (7.46%) Data Lake
7 500 (6.91%) NoSQL
8 421 (5.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 355 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
10 322 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 291 (4.02%) Relational Database
12 252 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 248 (3.43%) Amazon Redshift
14 225 (3.11%) Amazon Athena
15 220 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
16 209 (2.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 200 (2.76%) MongoDB
18 199 (2.75%) MySQL
19 176 (2.43%) Apache Hive
20 175 (2.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 410 (5.67%) Git (software)
2 235 (3.25%) JIRA
3 217 (3.00%) Jenkins
4 96 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 77 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
6 76 (1.05%) Artifactory
7 74 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 65 (0.90%) RStudio
9 62 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
10 58 (0.80%) Maven
11 57 (0.79%) Selenium
12 54 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 53 (0.73%) Vagrant
14 49 (0.68%) Jasmine
14 49 (0.68%) TeamCity
15 47 (0.65%) Bitbucket
16 42 (0.58%) Axure RP
16 42 (0.58%) NUnit
16 42 (0.58%) webpack
17 33 (0.46%) Xcode
General
1 1,877 (25.94%) Finance
2 822 (11.36%) Marketing
3 425 (5.87%) Front Office
4 405 (5.60%) Retail
5 402 (5.56%) Banking
6 267 (3.69%) Legal
7 219 (3.03%) Public Sector
8 160 (2.21%) Telecoms
9 141 (1.95%) Advertising
10 139 (1.92%) Law
11 128 (1.77%) Manufacturing
12 118 (1.63%) Back Office
13 103 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
14 92 (1.27%) Games
15 70 (0.97%) Police
16 57 (0.79%) Publishing
17 51 (0.70%) Financial Institution
18 50 (0.69%) Aerospace
19 47 (0.65%) Local Government
20 38 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,452 (20.07%) Developer
2 1,249 (17.26%) Analyst
3 671 (9.27%) Architect
4 536 (7.41%) Data Engineer
5 474 (6.55%) Data Analyst
6 433 (5.98%) Consultant
7 352 (4.86%) Senior Developer
8 276 (3.81%) Data Architect
9 267 (3.69%) Data Scientist
10 266 (3.68%) Data Manager
11 218 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
12 217 (3.00%) Software Engineer
13 208 (2.87%) Java Developer
14 206 (2.85%) Solutions Architect
15 201 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 195 (2.69%) Analytics Manager
17 186 (2.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 184 (2.54%) Business Analyst
19 168 (2.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 159 (2.20%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 587 (8.11%) Web Services
2 543 (7.50%) HTML
3 535 (7.39%) .NET
4 439 (6.07%) CSS
5 402 (5.56%) React
6 317 (4.38%) AngularJS
7 313 (4.33%) Kafka
8 303 (4.19%) Node.js
9 226 (3.12%) Natural Language Processing
10 191 (2.64%) HTML5
11 169 (2.34%) J2EE
12 165 (2.28%) REST
13 140 (1.93%) jQuery
14 139 (1.92%) XML
15 134 (1.85%) ASP.NET
16 128 (1.77%) JSON
17 122 (1.69%) TensorFlow
18 108 (1.49%) Redux
19 93 (1.29%) .NET Framework
20 92 (1.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1,510 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
2 566 (7.82%) User Experience
3 393 (5.43%) Fixed Income
4 359 (4.96%) Derivative
5 330 (4.56%) Algorithms
6 323 (4.46%) Management Information System
7 307 (4.24%) Hedge funds
8 294 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
9 255 (3.52%) Equities
10 236 (3.26%) Data Structures
11 226 (3.12%) Self-Motivation
12 173 (2.39%) Public Cloud
13 136 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 135 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
15 132 (1.82%) Reference Data
16 131 (1.81%) Social Media
17 124 (1.71%) Blog
17 124 (1.71%) Virtual Team
18 98 (1.35%) Mobile App
19 94 (1.30%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 450 (6.22%) Windows
2 435 (6.01%) Linux
3 185 (2.56%) Unix
4 142 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 138 (1.91%) Android
6 126 (1.74%) Windows Server
7 34 (0.47%) Windows 10
8 23 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (0.21%) Kali Linux
12 13 (0.18%) CentOS
12 13 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
13 12 (0.17%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.097%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.083%) AIX
17 6 (0.083%) Solaris
17 6 (0.083%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,344 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 2,023 (27.96%) Data Analytics
3 1,842 (25.46%) Business Intelligence
4 1,124 (15.53%) Data Science
5 1,067 (14.75%) Machine Learning
6 1,055 (14.58%) Visualisation
7 969 (13.39%) ETL
8 879 (12.15%) Data Analysis
9 815 (11.26%) Artificial Intelligence
10 788 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
11 770 (10.64%) Software Engineering
12 754 (10.42%) DevOps
13 732 (10.12%) Data Modelling
14 665 (9.19%) Computer Science
15 656 (9.07%) Project Management
16 622 (8.60%) Mentoring
17 608 (8.40%) Decision-Making
18 530 (7.32%) Migration
19 517 (7.14%) Mathematics
20 511 (7.06%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2,668 (36.87%) SQL
2 2,199 (30.39%) Python
3 1,181 (16.32%) Java
4 1,117 (15.44%) JavaScript
5 748 (10.34%) C#
6 741 (10.24%) R
7 451 (6.23%) C++
8 340 (4.70%) Scala
9 246 (3.40%) C
10 228 (3.15%) PowerShell
11 204 (2.82%) PHP
12 198 (2.74%) T-SQL
13 143 (1.98%) Bash Shell
13 143 (1.98%) TypeScript
14 131 (1.81%) VBA
15 119 (1.64%) Kotlin
16 114 (1.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 99 (1.37%) MATLAB
18 86 (1.19%) Ruby
19 74 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1,270 (17.55%) Degree
2 281 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 242 (3.34%) Security Cleared
4 162 (2.24%) PhD
5 158 (2.18%) SC Cleared
6 124 (1.71%) CISSP
7 85 (1.17%) Master's Degree
8 75 (1.04%) DV Cleared
9 61 (0.84%) CISM
10 56 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
11 50 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
12 45 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 36 (0.50%) AWS Certification
14 34 (0.47%) CEH
15 31 (0.43%) CISA
16 30 (0.41%) CCNA
17 29 (0.40%) MBA
18 28 (0.39%) CESG Certified Professional
18 28 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
19 26 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 401 (5.54%) Data Quality
2 366 (5.06%) QA
3 135 (1.87%) GDPR
4 93 (1.29%) GAAP
5 83 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 59 (0.82%) SLA
7 35 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 34 (0.47%) PMO
9 24 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
10 19 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 17 (0.23%) COBIT
12 16 (0.22%) WCAG
13 15 (0.21%) NCSC
14 14 (0.19%) NIST
15 13 (0.18%) MiFID
16 10 (0.14%) Solvency II
17 8 (0.11%) Basel III
17 8 (0.11%) GxP
18 7 (0.097%) ITGC
19 6 (0.083%) NIST 800
System Software
1 484 (6.69%) Docker
2 120 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 70 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (0.69%) HDFS
5 45 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 42 (0.58%) VirtualBox
7 33 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
8 27 (0.37%) Hyper-V
9 20 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
10 18 (0.25%) Apache Flume
11 14 (0.19%) vCloud
12 13 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (0.15%) BitLocker
14 8 (0.11%) Firmware
15 7 (0.097%) XenApp
16 6 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
17 5 (0.069%) vSphere
18 4 (0.055%) IAG
18 4 (0.055%) Xen
19 3 (0.041%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 322 (4.45%) Kubernetes
2 205 (2.83%) Terraform
3 186 (2.57%) Ansible
4 97 (1.34%) Puppet
5 58 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
7 33 (0.46%) SCCM
8 31 (0.43%) Oozie
8 31 (0.43%) Salt
9 26 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
10 21 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
11 20 (0.28%) Kibana
12 18 (0.25%) SCOM
13 17 (0.23%) vCenter Server
14 15 (0.21%) FTK
14 15 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
15 14 (0.19%) Nagios
15 14 (0.19%) Nessus
16 11 (0.15%) EnCase
16 11 (0.15%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1,029 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 961 (13.28%) Tableau
3 793 (10.96%) Google
4 552 (7.63%) Oracle
5 248 (3.43%) Adobe
5 248 (3.43%) Alteryx
6 228 (3.15%) Teradata
7 216 (2.99%) SAP
8 211 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
9 210 (2.90%) Bloomberg
10 196 (2.71%) IBM
11 188 (2.60%) Cadence
12 187 (2.58%) Blue Prism
12 187 (2.58%) UiPath
13 179 (2.47%) Automation Anywhere
14 176 (2.43%) Informatica
15 171 (2.36%) Databricks
16 112 (1.55%) Talend
17 103 (1.42%) Cloudera
17 103 (1.42%) Cognos