Period
to 21 January 2021

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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 33 34 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 3,808 7,592 8,527
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 6.63% 6.50% 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 7.06% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,353 6,215 6,659
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,275 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £115,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% 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 53,115 107,565 129,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.47% 92.13% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43,416 86,860 104,406
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 21 January 2021.

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 21 January 2021. 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 -1 2,127 £69,500 -0.71% 323
North of England -6 466 £53,000 +11.58% 133
South East -5 398 £52,500 -8.70% 78
South West +15 317 £50,000 +11.11% 50
Midlands +10 300 £47,500 -3.77% 80
North West +15 262 £54,250 +12.57% 88
West Midlands -5 194 £50,000 +1.29% 43
Yorkshire +1 184 £55,000 +18.28% 30
East of England +7 118 £60,000 +14.29% 40
East Midlands +19 106 £40,000 -15.79% 37
North East -42 20 £43,750 -6.91% 16
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 1,476 (38.76%) SQL
2 1,271 (33.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1,148 (30.15%) Azure
4 1,140 (29.94%) Python
5 1,027 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
6 981 (25.76%) Finance
7 973 (25.55%) Data Analytics
8 797 (20.93%) AWS
9 695 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
10 634 (16.65%) Java
11 631 (16.57%) Big Data
12 627 (16.47%) Machine Learning
13 617 (16.20%) Power Platform
14 603 (15.84%) Power BI
15 594 (15.60%) DevOps
16 589 (15.47%) Data Science
17 580 (15.23%) Data Warehouse
18 574 (15.07%) Microsoft
19 571 (14.99%) Visualisation
20 554 (14.55%) JavaScript
21 523 (13.73%) Degree
22 492 (12.92%) ETL
23 490 (12.87%) Marketing
24 474 (12.45%) Google
25 448 (11.76%) Data Modelling
26 409 (10.74%) Artificial Intelligence
27 407 (10.69%) Tableau
28 395 (10.37%) C#
29 392 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
30 390 (10.24%) 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
1 201 (5.28%) Apache Spark
2 132 (3.47%) SAS
3 90 (2.36%) Confluence
4 87 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
5 80 (2.10%) Apache
6 71 (1.86%) CMS
7 53 (1.39%) SharePoint
8 50 (1.31%) Apache Airflow
9 31 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 26 (0.68%) WordPress
11 16 (0.42%) IIS
12 14 (0.37%) Luigi
13 12 (0.32%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.29%) Drupal
14 11 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (0.26%) Apache Pig
16 8 (0.21%) ArcGIS
17 6 (0.16%) nginx
17 6 (0.16%) OpenStack
17 6 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 211 (5.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 63 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.60%) Sketch
5 22 (0.58%) SPSS
6 20 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (0.47%) InVision
8 16 (0.42%) Photoshop
9 15 (0.39%) Adobe XD
10 10 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.26%) Chatbot
11 9 (0.24%) Figma
11 9 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.079%) SPSS Modeler
14 2 (0.053%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.026%) InDesign
15 1 (0.026%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 20 (0.53%) Loan IQ
2 19 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.37%) Actimize
5 13 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
6 12 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
7 9 (0.24%) Shopify
8 8 (0.21%) Magento
8 8 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
8 8 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 8 (0.21%) Sentinel
9 7 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (0.16%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
11 5 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 5 (0.13%) SAP BPC
12 4 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,148 (30.15%) Azure
2 797 (20.93%) AWS
3 617 (16.20%) Power Platform
4 390 (10.24%) GCP
5 255 (6.70%) Google Analytics
6 211 (5.54%) SaaS
7 166 (4.36%) Azure Data Factory
8 134 (3.52%) PaaS
9 88 (2.31%) Serverless
10 82 (2.15%) IaaS
11 58 (1.52%) Office 365
12 52 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
13 45 (1.18%) Datadog
14 40 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
15 39 (1.02%) Logic Apps
16 36 (0.95%) Pulumi
17 34 (0.89%) Amazon S3
18 33 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
19 31 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
20 30 (0.79%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 80 (2.10%) Internet
2 74 (1.94%) Firewall
3 34 (0.89%) HTTP
4 32 (0.84%) DNS
5 26 (0.68%) SMS
5 26 (0.68%) VPN
6 16 (0.42%) Skype
7 15 (0.39%) BGP
8 14 (0.37%) Intranet
8 14 (0.37%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.32%) OSPF
10 11 (0.29%) Broadband
11 10 (0.26%) Network Security
11 10 (0.26%) WAN
12 9 (0.24%) Wireless
13 8 (0.21%) 4G
13 8 (0.21%) MPLS
13 8 (0.21%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.18%) 5G
14 7 (0.18%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 631 (16.57%) Big Data
2 603 (15.84%) Power BI
3 580 (15.23%) Data Warehouse
4 407 (10.69%) Tableau
5 389 (10.22%) SQL Server
6 273 (7.17%) Data Lake
7 246 (6.46%) Hadoop
8 242 (6.36%) Relational Database
9 218 (5.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 183 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 161 (4.23%) NoSQL
12 154 (4.04%) Azure SQL Database
13 136 (3.57%) MySQL
14 134 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 129 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
16 118 (3.10%) Amazon Redshift
17 113 (2.97%) Apache Hive
18 112 (2.94%) Data Mining
19 111 (2.91%) Looker
20 106 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 179 (4.70%) Git (software)
2 169 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 161 (4.23%) JIRA
4 69 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (1.21%) Visual Studio
6 30 (0.79%) Selenium
7 29 (0.76%) webpack
8 28 (0.74%) Maven
9 22 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 19 (0.50%) IntelliJ
11 18 (0.47%) Bitbucket
12 17 (0.45%) JUnit
13 16 (0.42%) Grunt
13 16 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (0.39%) Gradle
14 15 (0.39%) Mocha
15 13 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (0.34%) GitLab
15 13 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 13 (0.34%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 981 (25.76%) Finance
2 490 (12.87%) Marketing
3 272 (7.14%) Banking
4 208 (5.46%) Retail
5 154 (4.04%) Front Office
6 109 (2.86%) Legal
7 100 (2.63%) Public Sector
8 93 (2.44%) Investment Banking
9 87 (2.28%) Games
10 71 (1.86%) Advertising
11 69 (1.81%) Manufacturing
12 63 (1.65%) Telecoms
13 62 (1.63%) Law
14 56 (1.47%) Publishing
15 45 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 40 (1.05%) Financial Institution
17 35 (0.92%) Back Office
18 32 (0.84%) Electronics
19 20 (0.53%) Aerospace
20 19 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 841 (22.09%) Developer
2 474 (12.45%) Analyst
3 341 (8.95%) Data Engineer
4 323 (8.48%) Architect
5 196 (5.15%) Data Scientist
6 191 (5.02%) Consultant
7 168 (4.41%) Data Analyst
8 145 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 136 (3.57%) Data Architect
9 136 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 135 (3.55%) Python Developer
11 121 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
12 116 (3.05%) Azure Engineer
13 107 (2.81%) DevOps Engineer
14 106 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 101 (2.65%) Software Engineer
16 98 (2.57%) Java Developer
17 85 (2.23%) JavaScript Developer
18 81 (2.13%) C# Developer
18 81 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (8.53%) HTML
2 281 (7.38%) .NET
3 280 (7.35%) CSS
4 215 (5.65%) React
5 198 (5.20%) Web Services
6 193 (5.07%) AngularJS
7 151 (3.97%) Node.js
8 149 (3.91%) Kafka
9 104 (2.73%) Vue.js
10 100 (2.63%) HTML5
10 100 (2.63%) REST
11 92 (2.42%) JSON
12 88 (2.31%) Natural Language Processing
13 81 (2.13%) Spring
14 78 (2.05%) ASP.NET
15 74 (1.94%) RESTful
16 69 (1.81%) CSS3
17 68 (1.79%) .NET Core
18 67 (1.76%) jQuery
19 65 (1.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 695 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
2 253 (6.64%) User Experience
3 169 (4.44%) Fixed Income
4 155 (4.07%) Derivative
5 143 (3.76%) Equities
6 140 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 112 (2.94%) Hedge funds
7 112 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 111 (2.91%) Algorithms
8 111 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
9 84 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
10 82 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 79 (2.07%) Data Structures
12 77 (2.02%) Social Media
13 58 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
14 54 (1.42%) Cloud Native
15 49 (1.29%) Blog
16 45 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
17 44 (1.16%) Life Science
18 41 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 274 (7.20%) Linux
2 154 (4.04%) Windows
3 108 (2.84%) Unix
4 58 (1.52%) Android
5 56 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 43 (1.13%) Windows Server
7 34 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 20 (0.53%) CentOS
10 11 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.16%) VMS
11 6 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
12 3 (0.079%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.079%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (0.053%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.026%) HPUX
14 1 (0.026%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.026%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,271 (33.38%) Agile Software Development
2 1,027 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
3 973 (25.55%) Data Analytics
4 627 (16.47%) Machine Learning
5 594 (15.60%) DevOps
6 589 (15.47%) Data Science
7 571 (14.99%) Visualisation
8 492 (12.92%) ETL
9 448 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 409 (10.74%) Artificial Intelligence
11 392 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
12 390 (10.24%) Software Engineering
13 385 (10.11%) Scrum
14 326 (8.56%) Data Visualisation
15 307 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
16 284 (7.46%) Microservices
17 275 (7.22%) Data Engineering
18 274 (7.20%) Data Analysis
19 262 (6.88%) Data Management
20 261 (6.85%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,476 (38.76%) SQL
2 1,140 (29.94%) Python
3 634 (16.65%) Java
4 554 (14.55%) JavaScript
5 395 (10.37%) C#
6 356 (9.35%) R
7 150 (3.94%) C++
8 138 (3.62%) T-SQL
9 136 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 116 (3.05%) C
11 105 (2.76%) TypeScript
12 96 (2.52%) Bash Shell
13 89 (2.34%) PHP
14 83 (2.18%) Scala
15 77 (2.02%) Go
16 67 (1.76%) Shell Script
17 57 (1.50%) Perl
18 53 (1.39%) PL/SQL
19 48 (1.26%) Ruby
20 39 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 523 (13.73%) Degree
2 125 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 85 (2.23%) SC Cleared
4 84 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 50 (1.31%) Numerate Degree
6 47 (1.23%) PhD
7 31 (0.81%) CISSP
8 27 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 27 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 27 (0.71%) Master's Degree
8 27 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (0.50%) CISM
10 13 (0.34%) AWS Certification
11 12 (0.32%) IIBA
11 12 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (0.26%) SANS
13 9 (0.24%) CEH
13 9 (0.24%) CISA
13 9 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (4.91%) Data Quality
2 144 (3.78%) QA
3 64 (1.68%) GDPR
4 37 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (0.81%) NIST
6 27 (0.71%) PMO
7 22 (0.58%) SLA
8 21 (0.55%) MiFID
9 20 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
9 20 (0.53%) EMIR
10 11 (0.29%) NCSC
11 9 (0.24%) FATCA
11 9 (0.24%) Good Clinical Practice
12 7 (0.18%) CDISC
13 6 (0.16%) NIST 800
14 5 (0.13%) IFRS
15 4 (0.11%) PCI DSS
16 2 (0.053%) COBIT
16 2 (0.053%) HIPAA
16 2 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 333 (8.74%) Docker
2 100 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 51 (1.34%) HDFS
4 22 (0.58%) Firmware
5 16 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (0.37%) BitLocker
6 14 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.18%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.079%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.079%) Varnish
10 3 (0.079%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.053%) vSphere
12 1 (0.026%) NDS
12 1 (0.026%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 1 (0.026%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.026%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.026%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 262 (6.88%) Kubernetes
2 172 (4.52%) Terraform
3 108 (2.84%) Ansible
4 49 (1.29%) Grafana
4 49 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (1.29%) Prometheus
5 48 (1.26%) Puppet
6 16 (0.42%) SCCM
7 15 (0.39%) Kibana
8 14 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (0.21%) Mesos
11 7 (0.18%) Marathon
12 5 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.13%) CSIRT
12 5 (0.13%) SCOM
13 3 (0.079%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.079%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.079%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.079%) Oozie
Vendors
1 574 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 474 (12.45%) Google
3 243 (6.38%) Oracle
4 199 (5.23%) Databricks
5 123 (3.23%) SAP
6 113 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
7 97 (2.55%) Adobe
8 95 (2.49%) Informatica
8 95 (2.49%) Talend
9 72 (1.89%) IBM
10 71 (1.86%) Cloudera
11 45 (1.18%) Alteryx
12 43 (1.13%) Teradata
13 42 (1.10%) Cognos
14 41 (1.08%) New Relic
15 36 (0.95%) SaltStack
16 34 (0.89%) Facebook
17 33 (0.87%) Splunk
18 31 (0.81%) Sparx
19 24 (0.63%) VMware