Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 34 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 2,765 8,111 8,963
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 6.15% 6.41% 5.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.64% 6.95% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,454 6,736 6,885
Median annual salary £60,000 £59,900 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.17% +8.91% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 41,624 116,643 141,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.55% 92.23% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34,579 92,809 113,388
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -4 1,648 £70,000 +3.70% 307
South East -9 313 £55,000 +4.76% 65
North of England -14 299 £55,000 +22.22% 136
North West +9 205 £55,000 +22.22% 90
South West +12 202 £47,500 -5.00% 29
Midlands -1 192 £50,250 +11.42% 66
West Midlands -3 119 £55,000 +11.42% 34
Yorkshire +3 78 £60,000 +33.19% 33
East of England -1 74 £60,000 +20.00% 58
East Midlands +19 71 £41,000 -4.65% 32
North East -38 16 £40,000 -13.19% 13
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1,100 (39.78%) SQL
2 942 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 882 (31.90%) Python
4 839 (30.34%) Azure
5 791 (28.61%) Finance
6 746 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
7 732 (26.47%) Data Analytics
8 622 (22.50%) AWS
9 539 (19.49%) Analytical Skills
10 512 (18.52%) Big Data
11 471 (17.03%) Power Platform
12 470 (17.00%) Microsoft
13 462 (16.71%) Power BI
14 455 (16.46%) Java
15 440 (15.91%) Degree
16 433 (15.66%) Machine Learning
17 422 (15.26%) DevOps
18 418 (15.12%) JavaScript
19 417 (15.08%) Data Warehouse
20 404 (14.61%) Visualisation
21 388 (14.03%) Data Science
22 373 (13.49%) ETL
23 351 (12.69%) Data Modelling
24 350 (12.66%) Scrum
25 329 (11.90%) Artificial Intelligence
26 324 (11.72%) R
27 320 (11.57%) SQL Server
28 319 (11.54%) Google
29 314 (11.36%) Tableau
30 309 (11.18%) Software Engineering

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
1 185 (6.69%) Apache Spark
2 86 (3.11%) SAS
3 61 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
4 57 (2.06%) Apache
5 50 (1.81%) Confluence
6 44 (1.59%) CMS
7 25 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 18 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 17 (0.61%) IIS
10 16 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
11 14 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.43%) Luigi
13 11 (0.40%) nginx
14 6 (0.22%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.22%) Apache Synapse
14 6 (0.22%) Jupyter
14 6 (0.22%) WordPress
15 5 (0.18%) ArcGIS
16 4 (0.14%) MQSeries
16 4 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 188 (6.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.69%) Chatbot
6 13 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
8 10 (0.36%) SPSS
9 9 (0.33%) Sketch
10 8 (0.29%) Figma
10 8 (0.29%) Photoshop
11 7 (0.25%) Zeplin
12 5 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (0.14%) Adobe XD
14 3 (0.11%) InVision
15 2 (0.072%) EViews
15 2 (0.072%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.072%) Inkscape
15 2 (0.072%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 17 (0.61%) Actimize
2 13 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.29%) Distributed Ledger
3 8 (0.29%) FINCAD Analytics
3 8 (0.29%) Loan IQ
3 8 (0.29%) R3 Corda
3 8 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (0.29%) Sentinel
4 7 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.25%) Magento
4 7 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.22%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.22%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.18%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.14%) Eikon
8 3 (0.11%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 839 (30.34%) Azure
2 622 (22.50%) AWS
3 471 (17.03%) Power Platform
4 260 (9.40%) GCP
5 207 (7.49%) SaaS
6 192 (6.94%) Google Analytics
7 115 (4.16%) Azure Data Factory
8 102 (3.69%) PaaS
9 67 (2.42%) Serverless
10 65 (2.35%) IaaS
11 46 (1.66%) Amazon S3
11 46 (1.66%) Office 365
12 38 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
13 35 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
14 34 (1.23%) GitHub
15 33 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
16 27 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
16 27 (0.98%) npm
17 26 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
18 25 (0.90%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.77%) Firewall
2 35 (1.27%) Internet
3 24 (0.87%) DNS
4 21 (0.76%) Skype
4 21 (0.76%) VPN
5 19 (0.69%) WAN
6 16 (0.58%) SMS
7 15 (0.54%) Network Security
8 13 (0.47%) HTTP
9 11 (0.40%) BGP
9 11 (0.40%) MPLS
10 10 (0.36%) Broadband
11 9 (0.33%) LAN
12 7 (0.25%) Intranet
12 7 (0.25%) OSPF
12 7 (0.25%) TCP/IP
13 6 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (0.22%) EIGRP
13 6 (0.22%) Extranet
13 6 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (18.52%) Big Data
2 462 (16.71%) Power BI
3 417 (15.08%) Data Warehouse
4 320 (11.57%) SQL Server
5 314 (11.36%) Tableau
6 265 (9.58%) Data Lake
7 229 (8.28%) Hadoop
8 195 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 153 (5.53%) NoSQL
9 153 (5.53%) Relational Database
10 144 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 132 (4.77%) Apache Hive
12 127 (4.59%) Azure SQL Database
13 118 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 89 (3.22%) Amazon Redshift
14 89 (3.22%) MySQL
15 85 (3.07%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 84 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
17 76 (2.75%) Data Mining
18 73 (2.64%) Looker
Development Applications
1 170 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 120 (4.34%) JIRA
3 119 (4.30%) Jenkins
4 41 (1.48%) Cucumber
5 36 (1.30%) Selenium
6 34 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (1.23%) webpack
7 32 (1.16%) Visual Studio
8 26 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 24 (0.87%) Artifactory
9 24 (0.87%) TeamCity
10 16 (0.58%) Grunt
11 15 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (0.54%) Bower
12 14 (0.51%) Bitbucket
12 14 (0.51%) Maven
13 13 (0.47%) ERwin
14 12 (0.43%) SpecFlow
15 11 (0.40%) JUnit
16 10 (0.36%) GitLab
General
1 791 (28.61%) Finance
2 293 (10.60%) Marketing
3 186 (6.73%) Banking
4 182 (6.58%) Front Office
5 120 (4.34%) Retail
6 72 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 68 (2.46%) Public Sector
8 61 (2.21%) Legal
9 56 (2.03%) Games
10 55 (1.99%) Manufacturing
11 54 (1.95%) Advertising
12 47 (1.70%) Law
13 43 (1.56%) Local Government
14 37 (1.34%) Publishing
15 35 (1.27%) Telecoms
16 31 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
17 29 (1.05%) Financial Institution
18 23 (0.83%) Electronics
19 19 (0.69%) Police
20 17 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 584 (21.12%) Developer
2 357 (12.91%) Analyst
3 284 (10.27%) Data Engineer
4 272 (9.84%) Architect
5 145 (5.24%) Consultant
6 133 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
7 120 (4.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 116 (4.20%) Data Scientist
9 107 (3.87%) Data Architect
10 106 (3.83%) Data Analyst
11 90 (3.25%) Senior Developer
12 86 (3.11%) Azure Engineer
12 86 (3.11%) Business Analyst
13 79 (2.86%) Python Developer
14 74 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 73 (2.64%) Senior Manager
16 68 (2.46%) DevOps Engineer
16 68 (2.46%) Java Developer
17 67 (2.42%) SQL Developer
18 63 (2.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (7.88%) HTML
2 205 (7.41%) .NET
3 178 (6.44%) CSS
4 173 (6.26%) Web Services
5 160 (5.79%) AngularJS
6 146 (5.28%) React
7 118 (4.27%) Node.js
8 112 (4.05%) Kafka
9 87 (3.15%) JSON
10 86 (3.11%) HTML5
11 72 (2.60%) REST
12 70 (2.53%) Vue.js
13 60 (2.17%) XML
14 59 (2.13%) Natural Language Processing
15 57 (2.06%) Spring
16 56 (2.03%) TensorFlow
17 55 (1.99%) ASP.NET
18 52 (1.88%) Sass
19 50 (1.81%) CSS3
20 49 (1.77%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 539 (19.49%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (6.76%) Fixed Income
3 144 (5.21%) Hedge funds
4 137 (4.95%) Derivative
5 125 (4.52%) Algorithms
6 124 (4.48%) User Experience
7 119 (4.30%) Management Information System
8 116 (4.20%) Equities
9 86 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
10 62 (2.24%) Public Cloud
11 60 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 59 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
13 57 (2.06%) Mobile App
14 56 (2.03%) Blog
14 56 (2.03%) Data Structures
15 49 (1.77%) Social Media
16 39 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
17 38 (1.37%) Cloud Native
18 32 (1.16%) Reference Data
19 30 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 185 (6.69%) Linux
2 123 (4.45%) Windows
3 109 (3.94%) Unix
4 36 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 35 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 25 (0.90%) Android
7 17 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
10 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2019
11 8 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.22%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.11%) CentOS
14 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.072%) HPUX
16 1 (0.036%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 942 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 746 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
3 732 (26.47%) Data Analytics
4 433 (15.66%) Machine Learning
5 422 (15.26%) DevOps
6 404 (14.61%) Visualisation
7 388 (14.03%) Data Science
8 373 (13.49%) ETL
9 351 (12.69%) Data Modelling
10 350 (12.66%) Scrum
11 329 (11.90%) Artificial Intelligence
12 309 (11.18%) Software Engineering
13 263 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
14 242 (8.75%) Microservices
15 237 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
16 231 (8.35%) Computer Science
17 212 (7.67%) Decision-Making
18 204 (7.38%) Data Analysis
19 201 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
20 196 (7.09%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1,100 (39.78%) SQL
2 882 (31.90%) Python
3 455 (16.46%) Java
4 418 (15.12%) JavaScript
5 324 (11.72%) R
6 239 (8.64%) C#
7 135 (4.88%) C++
8 109 (3.94%) T-SQL
9 105 (3.80%) Scala
10 76 (2.75%) C
11 73 (2.64%) PowerShell
12 72 (2.60%) TypeScript
13 64 (2.31%) Shell Script
14 51 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 50 (1.81%) PHP
15 50 (1.81%) VBA
16 42 (1.52%) Bash Shell
17 41 (1.48%) MATLAB
18 40 (1.45%) HiveQL
19 39 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 440 (15.91%) Degree
2 97 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 95 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 53 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 37 (1.34%) PhD
6 31 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 29 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 27 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
9 26 (0.94%) CISSP
10 25 (0.90%) Master's Degree
11 24 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (0.72%) AWS Certification
13 14 (0.51%) CISM
13 14 (0.51%) ISEB
14 10 (0.36%) CISA
14 10 (0.36%) IIBA
15 9 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (0.29%) CCNA
16 8 (0.29%) CCNP
16 8 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 82 (2.97%) QA
3 46 (1.66%) GDPR
4 40 (1.45%) NIST
5 26 (0.94%) SLA
6 24 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (0.80%) PMO
8 15 (0.54%) NCSC
9 13 (0.47%) NIST 800
10 12 (0.43%) MiFID
11 9 (0.33%) FATCA
12 8 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
12 8 (0.29%) EMIR
13 6 (0.22%) IFRS
13 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
13 6 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.14%) ITGC
15 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
16 2 (0.072%) COSO
16 2 (0.072%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 252 (9.11%) Docker
2 67 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 54 (1.95%) HDFS
4 14 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (0.40%) Firmware
6 11 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.29%) Apache Flume
8 7 (0.25%) Varnish
9 6 (0.22%) BitLocker
9 6 (0.22%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.036%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.036%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.036%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.036%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.036%) vCloud
11 1 (0.036%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.036%) vSphere
11 1 (0.036%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 186 (6.73%) Kubernetes
2 81 (2.93%) Terraform
3 63 (2.28%) Ansible
4 23 (0.83%) Puppet
5 16 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (0.58%) Prometheus
6 15 (0.54%) Grafana
7 14 (0.51%) Mesos
8 13 (0.47%) Marathon
8 13 (0.47%) SCCM
9 10 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
9 10 (0.36%) Kibana
10 9 (0.33%) Nagios
10 9 (0.33%) SCOM
11 7 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (0.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 3 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.11%) Icinga
Vendors
1 470 (17.00%) Microsoft
2 319 (11.54%) Google
3 152 (5.50%) Databricks
4 144 (5.21%) Oracle
5 90 (3.25%) SAP
6 71 (2.57%) Talend
7 68 (2.46%) Cloudera
8 62 (2.24%) Informatica
9 56 (2.03%) Adobe
10 54 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
11 46 (1.66%) IBM
12 43 (1.56%) Bloomberg
13 40 (1.45%) Sparx
14 34 (1.23%) Facebook
14 34 (1.23%) Splunk
15 33 (1.19%) Teradata
16 31 (1.12%) Capita
17 28 (1.01%) Alteryx
17 28 (1.01%) Cognos
18 24 (0.87%) Cisco