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

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 35 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 7,588 8,605 8,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.51% 6.10% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% 6.61% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,772 6,347 6,921
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,270 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 107,237 130,103 149,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.00% 92.16% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 85,560 103,701 121,796
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 22 January 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 January 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 +5 4,560 £70,000 +7.69% 649
South East -5 957 £57,500 +4.55% 208
North of England +13 773 £47,000 -3.09% 199
Midlands +8 510 £47,750 +12.35% 133
South West -11 432 £45,000 -10.00% 103
North West +10 395 £47,500 -2.06% 126
West Midlands +21 353 £48,000 +14.29% 85
East of England -1 304 £52,500 +2.94% 80
Yorkshire +5 266 £45,412 -7.79% 49
East Midlands -11 156 £47,500 +5.56% 47
North East +14 113 £47,000 -14.55% 24
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 2,674 (35.24%) SQL
2 2,590 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
3 2,140 (28.20%) Python
4 2,020 (26.62%) Finance
5 1,979 (26.08%) Data Analytics
6 1,858 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
7 1,623 (21.39%) AWS
8 1,396 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
9 1,326 (17.47%) Big Data
10 1,323 (17.44%) Azure
11 1,243 (16.38%) Java
12 1,208 (15.92%) Machine Learning
13 1,173 (15.46%) JavaScript
14 1,132 (14.92%) Degree
15 1,129 (14.88%) Data Science
16 1,067 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
17 1,051 (13.85%) Visualisation
18 1,047 (13.80%) Microsoft
19 959 (12.64%) Google
20 952 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
21 938 (12.36%) ETL
22 936 (12.34%) Software Engineering
23 914 (12.05%) Marketing
24 903 (11.90%) Artificial Intelligence
25 864 (11.39%) Power Platform
26 862 (11.36%) Power BI
26 862 (11.36%) SQL Server
27 848 (11.18%) R
28 810 (10.67%) Data Modelling
29 809 (10.66%) 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
1 648 (8.54%) Apache Spark
2 270 (3.56%) SAS
3 146 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 131 (1.73%) Apache
5 123 (1.62%) CMS
6 94 (1.24%) Confluence
7 86 (1.13%) SharePoint
8 76 (1.00%) Apache Airflow
9 65 (0.86%) IIS
10 60 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 46 (0.61%) WordPress
12 41 (0.54%) Apache Solr
13 36 (0.47%) Smallworld
14 31 (0.41%) Tomcat
15 28 (0.37%) Jupyter
16 26 (0.34%) Luigi
17 25 (0.33%) Apache Pig
18 23 (0.30%) ArcGIS
18 23 (0.30%) MS Exchange
19 20 (0.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 464 (6.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 187 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
3 103 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 61 (0.80%) SPSS
5 46 (0.61%) Sketch
6 40 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
7 37 (0.49%) InVision
8 34 (0.45%) MS Visio
9 30 (0.40%) Photoshop
10 14 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 12 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 10 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
13 9 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
13 9 (0.12%) Chatbot
14 7 (0.092%) Stata
15 6 (0.079%) Adobe XD
15 6 (0.079%) Marvel
16 5 (0.066%) GNU Octave
16 5 (0.066%) OmniGraffle
16 5 (0.066%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 108 (1.42%) FINCAD Analytics
2 83 (1.09%) PolarLake
3 76 (1.00%) Eagle PACE
3 76 (1.00%) Markit EDM
4 42 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
5 35 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 32 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
7 29 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
8 21 (0.28%) Magento
9 16 (0.21%) NetSuite
9 16 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 13 (0.17%) SAP HCM
11 12 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 12 (0.16%) WebTrends
12 11 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
12 11 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
13 10 (0.13%) SAP BPC
13 10 (0.13%) Shopify
14 8 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
14 8 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,623 (21.39%) AWS
2 1,323 (17.44%) Azure
3 864 (11.39%) Power Platform
4 548 (7.22%) GCP
5 500 (6.59%) Google Analytics
6 325 (4.28%) SaaS
7 175 (2.31%) Serverless
8 173 (2.28%) PaaS
9 164 (2.16%) Amazon S3
10 159 (2.10%) Azure Data Factory
11 149 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
12 146 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
13 114 (1.50%) Office 365
14 113 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
15 94 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
16 82 (1.08%) GitHub
17 80 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
18 76 (1.00%) IaaS
19 64 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
20 62 (0.82%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (2.45%) Internet
2 150 (1.98%) Firewall
3 100 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 83 (1.09%) DNS
5 49 (0.65%) HTTP
6 35 (0.46%) SSL
7 33 (0.43%) VPN
8 30 (0.40%) Wireless
9 28 (0.37%) Network Security
9 28 (0.37%) Wireshark
10 26 (0.34%) IPsec
11 25 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (0.32%) DHCP
13 23 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
14 19 (0.25%) SMTP
15 18 (0.24%) BGP
15 18 (0.24%) Software-Defined Networking
16 16 (0.21%) WAN
17 15 (0.20%) Bluetooth
17 15 (0.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,326 (17.47%) Big Data
2 1,067 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
3 862 (11.36%) Power BI
3 862 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 625 (8.24%) Hadoop
5 517 (6.81%) NoSQL
6 443 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 391 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
8 358 (4.72%) Data Lake
9 337 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 323 (4.26%) Relational Database
11 274 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 267 (3.52%) Amazon Redshift
13 220 (2.90%) QlikView
14 216 (2.85%) Amazon Athena
15 210 (2.77%) Data Mining
16 205 (2.70%) MySQL
17 190 (2.50%) MongoDB
18 189 (2.49%) Apache Hive
19 175 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 474 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 297 (3.91%) JIRA
3 260 (3.43%) Jenkins
4 109 (1.44%) RStudio
5 107 (1.41%) Visual Studio
6 103 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 86 (1.13%) Artifactory
8 74 (0.98%) Maven
9 73 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
10 70 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 65 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 55 (0.72%) Selenium
12 55 (0.72%) Vagrant
13 54 (0.71%) TeamCity
14 53 (0.70%) Bitbucket
15 47 (0.62%) GitLab
15 47 (0.62%) Jasmine
16 46 (0.61%) WiX
17 35 (0.46%) Axure RP
18 34 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 2,020 (26.62%) Finance
2 914 (12.05%) Marketing
3 510 (6.72%) Front Office
4 480 (6.33%) Banking
5 449 (5.92%) Retail
6 249 (3.28%) Public Sector
7 180 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 153 (2.02%) Law
9 151 (1.99%) Legal
10 140 (1.85%) Advertising
11 135 (1.78%) Back Office
12 122 (1.61%) Manufacturing
13 121 (1.59%) Games
14 99 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 78 (1.03%) Police
16 76 (1.00%) Publishing
17 61 (0.80%) Local Government
18 49 (0.65%) Financial Institution
19 48 (0.63%) Automotive
20 43 (0.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,607 (21.18%) Developer
2 1,231 (16.22%) Analyst
3 694 (9.15%) Architect
4 481 (6.34%) Data Engineer
5 442 (5.82%) Consultant
6 418 (5.51%) Senior Developer
7 412 (5.43%) Data Analyst
8 307 (4.05%) Java Developer
9 299 (3.94%) Data Architect
10 274 (3.61%) Software Engineer
11 268 (3.53%) Data Scientist
12 244 (3.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 215 (2.83%) Data Manager
14 213 (2.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 201 (2.65%) Analytics Manager
16 188 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
17 185 (2.44%) Business Analyst
18 178 (2.35%) SQL Developer
19 167 (2.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 167 (2.20%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 729 (9.61%) Web Services
2 572 (7.54%) HTML
3 506 (6.67%) .NET
4 467 (6.15%) CSS
5 379 (4.99%) React
6 363 (4.78%) AngularJS
7 342 (4.51%) Node.js
8 310 (4.09%) Kafka
9 261 (3.44%) J2EE
10 222 (2.93%) Natural Language Processing
11 202 (2.66%) REST
12 187 (2.46%) HTML5
13 175 (2.31%) jQuery
14 168 (2.21%) XML
15 160 (2.11%) JSON
16 148 (1.95%) ASP.NET
17 138 (1.82%) TensorFlow
18 111 (1.46%) Redux
19 106 (1.40%) RESTful
20 102 (1.34%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 1,396 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
2 572 (7.54%) User Experience
3 478 (6.30%) Fixed Income
4 439 (5.79%) Derivative
5 386 (5.09%) Equities
6 338 (4.45%) Management Information System
7 319 (4.20%) Algorithms
8 317 (4.18%) Hedge funds
9 282 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
10 235 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
11 229 (3.02%) Data Structures
12 217 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 175 (2.31%) Reference Data
14 166 (2.19%) Public Cloud
15 143 (1.88%) Social Media
16 138 (1.82%) Virtual Team
17 136 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
18 135 (1.78%) Blog
19 118 (1.56%) Mobile App
20 114 (1.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 499 (6.58%) Linux
2 475 (6.26%) Windows
3 214 (2.82%) Unix
4 118 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 104 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 101 (1.33%) Android
7 34 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (0.34%) Windows 10
9 22 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (0.18%) Kali Linux
11 14 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.17%) CentOS
13 10 (0.13%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.11%) CatOS
15 7 (0.092%) VMS
16 6 (0.079%) AIX
17 5 (0.066%) VME
17 5 (0.066%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,590 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1,979 (26.08%) Data Analytics
3 1,858 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
4 1,208 (15.92%) Machine Learning
5 1,129 (14.88%) Data Science
6 1,051 (13.85%) Visualisation
7 952 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
8 938 (12.36%) ETL
9 936 (12.34%) Software Engineering
10 903 (11.90%) Artificial Intelligence
11 810 (10.67%) Data Modelling
12 809 (10.66%) DevOps
13 741 (9.77%) Mentoring
14 678 (8.94%) Computer Science
15 666 (8.78%) Decision-Making
16 660 (8.70%) Project Management
17 650 (8.57%) Data Analysis
18 623 (8.21%) Data Management
19 600 (7.91%) Asset Management
20 568 (7.49%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2,674 (35.24%) SQL
2 2,140 (28.20%) Python
3 1,243 (16.38%) Java
4 1,173 (15.46%) JavaScript
5 848 (11.18%) R
6 743 (9.79%) C#
7 458 (6.04%) C++
8 317 (4.18%) Scala
9 291 (3.84%) C
10 230 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 226 (2.98%) T-SQL
12 179 (2.36%) PHP
13 147 (1.94%) Bash Shell
14 141 (1.86%) TypeScript
15 138 (1.82%) VBA
16 114 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 109 (1.44%) PL/SQL
18 105 (1.38%) Kotlin
19 93 (1.23%) MATLAB
20 86 (1.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1,132 (14.92%) Degree
2 271 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 230 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 151 (1.99%) PhD
5 126 (1.66%) SC Cleared
6 88 (1.16%) Master's Degree
7 76 (1.00%) CISSP
8 71 (0.94%) DV Cleared
9 68 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
10 49 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (0.51%) CISM
12 33 (0.43%) PMI Certification
13 31 (0.41%) MBA
14 28 (0.37%) CEH
15 27 (0.36%) CISA
15 27 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
16 25 (0.33%) AWS Certification
16 25 (0.33%) ISTQB
17 21 (0.28%) DBS Check
17 21 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 527 (6.95%) Data Quality
2 349 (4.60%) QA
3 123 (1.62%) GDPR
4 78 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 68 (0.90%) PMO
6 64 (0.84%) SLA
7 37 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 26 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
9 17 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 16 (0.21%) COBIT
11 15 (0.20%) NIST
12 9 (0.12%) HL7
13 8 (0.11%) MiFID
13 8 (0.11%) WCAG
14 6 (0.079%) Basel II
14 6 (0.079%) GLP
14 6 (0.079%) Solvency II
15 5 (0.066%) Basel III
16 4 (0.053%) ITGC
16 4 (0.053%) NIST 800
System Software
1 505 (6.66%) Docker
2 124 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 80 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (0.61%) HDFS
5 44 (0.58%) VirtualBox
6 33 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 30 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (0.32%) Hyper-V
9 21 (0.28%) vCloud
10 20 (0.26%) IAG
11 16 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
11 16 (0.21%) XenApp
12 14 (0.18%) Apache Flume
13 11 (0.14%) Firmware
14 9 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.11%) BitLocker
16 5 (0.066%) VMware ESXi
17 4 (0.053%) vSphere
18 3 (0.040%) GPFS
18 3 (0.040%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 332 (4.38%) Kubernetes
2 228 (3.00%) Ansible
3 227 (2.99%) Terraform
4 115 (1.52%) Puppet
5 76 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 55 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
7 46 (0.61%) Oozie
8 40 (0.53%) SCCM
9 21 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
9 21 (0.28%) vCenter Server
10 17 (0.22%) Kibana
10 17 (0.22%) Salt
10 17 (0.22%) WSUS
11 16 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
12 15 (0.20%) Nessus
13 14 (0.18%) Consul
13 14 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
14 11 (0.14%) EnCase
14 11 (0.14%) FTK
14 11 (0.14%) Matomo
Vendors
1 1,047 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 959 (12.64%) Google
3 787 (10.37%) Tableau
4 445 (5.86%) Oracle
5 265 (3.49%) Adobe
6 252 (3.32%) SAP
7 239 (3.15%) Bloomberg
8 234 (3.08%) IBM
9 230 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
10 208 (2.74%) Informatica
11 148 (1.95%) Cloudera
12 130 (1.71%) Cognos
13 126 (1.66%) VMware
14 113 (1.49%) Splunk
15 108 (1.42%) Databricks
16 107 (1.41%) Hortonworks
17 100 (1.32%) Talend
18 83 (1.09%) Teradata
19 77 (1.01%) Cisco
20 70 (0.92%) Alteryx