Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 59 61
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 9,147 7,823 9,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.53% 4.74% 4.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 5.30% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7,128 6,358 7,522
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,901
% change year-on-year - +0.18% +9.80%

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 148,691 147,625 175,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.89% 89.53% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 121,587 122,608 146,638
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 February 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 20 February 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 +6 5,502 £62,500 +4.17% 807
South East +11 1,229 £47,500 -5.00% 222
North of England +9 1,006 £42,500 +6.25% 225
North West +11 603 £45,000 +12.50% 136
Midlands +18 580 £42,500 +6.25% 120
West Midlands +33 467 £42,500 +6.25% 72
East of England -13 410 £52,500 +5.00% 73
South West +30 385 £47,500 -5.00% 72
Yorkshire +14 364 £40,000 -5.88% 75
East Midlands -42 115 £41,000 -3.53% 48
North East -47 33 £39,625 -11.94% 14
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 3,266 (35.71%) SQL
2 2,458 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
3 2,226 (24.34%) Business Intelligence
4 2,206 (24.12%) Finance
5 2,133 (23.32%) Data Analytics
6 1,973 (21.57%) Big Data
7 1,890 (20.66%) Python
8 1,855 (20.28%) Analytical Skills
9 1,722 (18.83%) Degree
10 1,620 (17.71%) Marketing
11 1,408 (15.39%) Java
12 1,384 (15.13%) JavaScript
13 1,363 (14.90%) SQL Server
14 1,349 (14.75%) Data Science
15 1,333 (14.57%) Google
16 1,257 (13.74%) Microsoft
17 1,154 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
18 1,114 (12.18%) Hadoop
19 1,101 (12.04%) Tableau
20 1,076 (11.76%) HTML
21 1,071 (11.71%) Visualisation
22 1,053 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
23 1,040 (11.37%) ETL
24 1,033 (11.29%) Machine Learning
25 1,019 (11.14%) Amazon AWS
26 971 (10.62%) CSS
27 961 (10.51%) C#
28 942 (10.30%) Apache Spark
29 932 (10.19%) R
30 890 (9.73%) Mathematics

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
1 942 (10.30%) Apache Spark
2 709 (7.75%) SAS
3 290 (3.17%) CMS
4 268 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
5 264 (2.89%) Apache
6 152 (1.66%) SharePoint
7 105 (1.15%) Apache Pig
7 105 (1.15%) WordPress
8 87 (0.95%) Confluence
9 67 (0.73%) IIS
10 60 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 55 (0.60%) Tomcat
12 47 (0.51%) WebSphere
13 45 (0.49%) Apache Solr
14 43 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 39 (0.43%) Drupal
15 39 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 36 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
17 33 (0.36%) EPiServer
18 29 (0.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 744 (8.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 242 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 184 (2.01%) SPSS
4 180 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 113 (1.24%) Photoshop
6 69 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
7 62 (0.68%) MS Visio
8 52 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 42 (0.46%) InVision
10 38 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
11 23 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
12 21 (0.23%) Chatbot
13 20 (0.22%) Stata
14 19 (0.21%) Weka
15 10 (0.11%) InDesign
15 10 (0.11%) S-PLUS
15 10 (0.11%) UXPin
16 7 (0.077%) Fireworks
17 6 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
17 6 (0.066%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 89 (0.97%) WebTrends
2 85 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 50 (0.55%) Magento
4 47 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 41 (0.45%) Eloqua
6 34 (0.37%) NetSuite
6 34 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
7 27 (0.30%) Epicor Tropos
8 23 (0.25%) Actimize
9 21 (0.23%) SAP HCM
10 20 (0.22%) Shopify
11 19 (0.21%) SAP ERP
12 17 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
12 17 (0.19%) SAP CO
12 17 (0.19%) SAP FI
12 17 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
12 17 (0.19%) SAP HR
13 15 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
13 15 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
14 14 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1,053 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,019 (11.14%) Amazon AWS
3 843 (9.22%) Google Analytics
4 374 (4.09%) SaaS
5 239 (2.61%) AdWords
6 236 (2.58%) Adobe Analytics
7 219 (2.39%) PaaS
8 214 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 183 (2.00%) GitHub
10 180 (1.97%) IaaS
11 172 (1.88%) Azure Data Factory
12 154 (1.68%) Serverless
13 143 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
14 106 (1.16%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 101 (1.10%) Office 365
16 77 (0.84%) Azure Machine Learning
17 73 (0.80%) Amazon S3
18 72 (0.79%) npm
19 71 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
20 61 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 135 (1.48%) Firewall
2 97 (1.06%) Internet
3 94 (1.03%) HTTP
4 71 (0.78%) Network Security
5 70 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 66 (0.72%) DNS
7 50 (0.55%) SMS
8 49 (0.54%) SSL
9 47 (0.51%) VPN
9 47 (0.51%) Wireless
10 37 (0.40%) Unified Communications
11 36 (0.39%) IPsec
12 31 (0.34%) Wireless Security
13 30 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 30 (0.33%) SAN
14 24 (0.26%) BGP
15 23 (0.25%) OSPF
16 22 (0.24%) DHCP
17 20 (0.22%) Intranet
17 20 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,973 (21.57%) Big Data
2 1,363 (14.90%) SQL Server
3 1,154 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
4 1,114 (12.18%) Hadoop
5 724 (7.92%) Power BI
6 576 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 566 (6.19%) NoSQL
8 534 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 479 (5.24%) MySQL
10 445 (4.86%) Relational Database
11 426 (4.66%) MongoDB
12 395 (4.32%) QlikView
13 385 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 361 (3.95%) Data Lake
15 338 (3.70%) Apache Hive
16 327 (3.57%) Data Mining
17 229 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
18 210 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
19 200 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
20 175 (1.91%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 550 (6.01%) Git (software)
2 358 (3.91%) JIRA
3 309 (3.38%) Jenkins
4 242 (2.65%) Visual Studio
5 141 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 105 (1.15%) gulp
7 102 (1.12%) Selenium
8 83 (0.91%) TeamCity
9 79 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
10 77 (0.84%) webpack
11 75 (0.82%) NUnit
11 75 (0.82%) Subversion
12 72 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 70 (0.77%) Axure RP
14 68 (0.74%) Mocha
15 64 (0.70%) Maven
16 59 (0.65%) Grunt
17 55 (0.60%) Cucumber
18 54 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
19 48 (0.52%) Protractor
General
1 2,206 (24.12%) Finance
2 1,620 (17.71%) Marketing
3 800 (8.75%) Banking
4 698 (7.63%) Retail
5 311 (3.40%) Advertising
6 297 (3.25%) Investment Banking
7 223 (2.44%) Retail Banking
8 217 (2.37%) Legal
9 214 (2.34%) Telecoms
10 182 (1.99%) Manufacturing
11 181 (1.98%) Games
12 178 (1.95%) Front Office
13 128 (1.40%) Law
14 117 (1.28%) Financial Institution
15 111 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 107 (1.17%) Publishing
17 91 (0.99%) Electronics
18 72 (0.79%) Automotive
19 62 (0.68%) Back Office
19 62 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2,171 (23.73%) Developer
2 1,434 (15.68%) Analyst
3 766 (8.37%) Consultant
4 761 (8.32%) Architect
5 481 (5.26%) Data Scientist
6 399 (4.36%) Senior Developer
7 388 (4.24%) Data Analyst
8 332 (3.63%) Data Architect
9 304 (3.32%) C# Developer
10 299 (3.27%) Data Engineer
11 298 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 279 (3.05%) Analytics Manager
13 256 (2.80%) .NET Developer
14 221 (2.42%) JavaScript Developer
15 217 (2.37%) Java Developer
16 211 (2.31%) SQL Developer
17 205 (2.24%) Product Manager
18 198 (2.16%) Junior
19 196 (2.14%) Software Engineer
20 190 (2.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,076 (11.76%) HTML
2 971 (10.62%) CSS
3 818 (8.94%) .NET
4 605 (6.61%) AngularJS
5 499 (5.46%) Web Services
6 497 (5.43%) jQuery
7 394 (4.31%) ASP.NET
8 387 (4.23%) Node.js
9 342 (3.74%) REST
10 313 (3.42%) Kafka
11 311 (3.40%) HTML5
12 307 (3.36%) React
13 270 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 239 (2.61%) CSS3
15 231 (2.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 229 (2.50%) XML
17 223 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
18 222 (2.43%) Spring
19 216 (2.36%) RESTful
20 181 (1.98%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1,855 (20.28%) Analytical Skills
2 855 (9.35%) Computer Science
3 801 (8.76%) User Experience
4 509 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 370 (4.05%) Management Information System
6 344 (3.76%) Social Media
7 320 (3.50%) Fintech
8 272 (2.97%) Mobile App
9 266 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
10 252 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
11 213 (2.33%) Data Structures
12 168 (1.84%) Credit Risk
13 147 (1.61%) Data Centre
14 126 (1.38%) Equities
15 84 (0.92%) Public Cloud
16 82 (0.90%) Fixed Income
17 78 (0.85%) Virtual Team
18 68 (0.74%) Derivative
18 68 (0.74%) Life Science
19 67 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 825 (9.02%) Linux
2 379 (4.14%) Windows
3 296 (3.24%) Unix
4 93 (1.02%) Android
5 88 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 53 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 34 (0.37%) CentOS
8 25 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (0.24%) Solaris
10 18 (0.20%) Windows 10
11 16 (0.17%) FreeBSD
11 16 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 15 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (0.098%) AIX
15 9 (0.098%) HPUX
15 9 (0.098%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.087%) VMS
17 4 (0.044%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,458 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
2 2,226 (24.34%) Business Intelligence
3 2,133 (23.32%) Data Analytics
4 1,349 (14.75%) Data Science
5 1,071 (11.71%) Visualisation
6 1,040 (11.37%) ETL
7 1,033 (11.29%) Machine Learning
8 890 (9.73%) Mathematics
9 822 (8.99%) Data Modelling
10 741 (8.10%) Software Engineering
11 722 (7.89%) Data Management
12 641 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 639 (6.99%) Data Analysis
14 616 (6.73%) Project Management
15 607 (6.64%) Data Visualisation
16 601 (6.57%) Scrum
17 592 (6.47%) E-Commerce
18 587 (6.42%) DevOps
19 546 (5.97%) Statistics
20 518 (5.66%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3,266 (35.71%) SQL
2 1,890 (20.66%) Python
3 1,408 (15.39%) Java
4 1,384 (15.13%) JavaScript
5 961 (10.51%) C#
6 932 (10.19%) R
7 513 (5.61%) Scala
8 413 (4.52%) T-SQL
9 391 (4.27%) C++
10 337 (3.68%) PHP
11 239 (2.61%) VBA
12 201 (2.20%) C
12 201 (2.20%) PowerShell
13 184 (2.01%) Perl
14 168 (1.84%) MATLAB
15 147 (1.61%) Ruby
16 144 (1.57%) Bash Shell
17 133 (1.45%) PL/SQL
18 97 (1.06%) Shell Script
19 79 (0.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 1,722 (18.83%) Degree
2 296 (3.24%) PhD
3 265 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 182 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 139 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
6 111 (1.21%) CISSP
7 101 (1.10%) Master's Degree
8 97 (1.06%) SC Cleared
9 72 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 69 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 64 (0.70%) PMI Certification
12 58 (0.63%) CISM
13 56 (0.61%) DV Cleared
14 53 (0.58%) CCIE
14 53 (0.58%) CCNP
15 52 (0.57%) CISA
16 42 (0.46%) CCNA
16 42 (0.46%) MBA
17 40 (0.44%) MCSE
18 37 (0.40%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 421 (4.60%) Data Quality
2 396 (4.33%) QA
3 113 (1.24%) GDPR
4 83 (0.91%) SLA
5 71 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 50 (0.55%) Actionable Recommendations
7 49 (0.54%) PMO
8 36 (0.39%) GCP
9 22 (0.24%) GPG13
10 18 (0.20%) MiFID
11 16 (0.17%) IFRS
11 16 (0.17%) PCI DSS
11 16 (0.17%) WCAG
12 15 (0.16%) IFRS 9
13 14 (0.15%) COBIT
13 14 (0.15%) EMIR
14 12 (0.13%) Solvency II
15 11 (0.12%) CRD IV
16 9 (0.098%) Basel III
16 9 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 385 (4.21%) Docker
2 154 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 108 (1.18%) HDFS
4 87 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 71 (0.78%) Apache Flume
6 51 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
7 34 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 20 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (0.21%) NFS
10 18 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 17 (0.19%) Snort
12 12 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (0.12%) VMware NSX
14 9 (0.098%) KVM
15 6 (0.066%) Samba
15 6 (0.066%) XenApp
16 4 (0.044%) Firmware
16 4 (0.044%) vSphere
17 1 (0.011%) Xen
17 1 (0.011%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 145 (1.59%) Puppet
2 124 (1.36%) Ansible
3 104 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 102 (1.12%) Kubernetes
5 58 (0.63%) Terraform
6 39 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
7 36 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
7 36 (0.39%) Oozie
8 33 (0.36%) Mesos
9 29 (0.32%) Kibana
10 21 (0.23%) RSA Security Analytics
10 21 (0.23%) SCCM
11 20 (0.22%) Nagios
12 18 (0.20%) Ambari
12 18 (0.20%) QRadar
13 17 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
14 16 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
14 16 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 16 (0.17%) ZABBIX
15 15 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 1,333 (14.57%) Google
2 1,257 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 1,101 (12.04%) Tableau
4 792 (8.66%) Oracle
5 423 (4.62%) Adobe
6 379 (4.14%) SAP
7 231 (2.53%) IBM
8 196 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
9 175 (1.91%) Informatica
10 155 (1.69%) Alteryx
11 152 (1.66%) Talend
12 143 (1.56%) Cognos
13 142 (1.55%) Cloudera
14 130 (1.42%) Twitter
15 124 (1.36%) Cisco
16 119 (1.30%) Teradata
17 112 (1.22%) Splunk
18 109 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
19 99 (1.08%) VMware
20 94 (1.03%) Facebook