Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 47 60
Rank change year-on-year +11 +13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 9,061 9,187 8,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.84% 5.54% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 6.05% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6,602 6,691 7,153
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 141,408 151,885 166,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.07% 91.54% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 113,406 120,758 140,303
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.20% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 September 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 22 September 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 0 5,323 £65,000 +4.00% 630
South East +22 1,168 £50,952 +1.90% 209
North of England -9 857 £47,500 +5.56% 221
Midlands +28 740 £41,500 -2.35% 101
East of England +54 514 £52,500 +11.70% 79
North West -6 512 £48,500 +3.19% 134
West Midlands +34 503 £40,000 -5.88% 58
South West +37 408 £47,500 - 89
Yorkshire 0 320 £47,500 +5.56% 61
East Midlands +23 237 £42,500 - 43
North East +10 57 £55,000 +46.67% 26
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3,204 (35.36%) SQL
2 2,633 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
3 2,426 (26.77%) Finance
4 2,112 (23.31%) Business Intelligence
5 2,057 (22.70%) Degree
6 2,056 (22.69%) Data Analytics
7 2,018 (22.27%) Python
8 1,860 (20.53%) Big Data
9 1,771 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
10 1,554 (17.15%) Java
11 1,495 (16.50%) Data Science
12 1,461 (16.12%) Problem-Solving
13 1,368 (15.10%) Marketing
14 1,359 (15.00%) SQL Server
15 1,284 (14.17%) Microsoft
16 1,248 (13.77%) JavaScript
17 1,233 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
18 1,225 (13.52%) Amazon AWS
18 1,225 (13.52%) Machine Learning
19 1,190 (13.13%) Visualisation
20 1,180 (13.02%) Google
21 1,111 (12.26%) Data Warehouse
22 1,064 (11.74%) ETL
23 1,029 (11.36%) Tableau
24 1,028 (11.35%) Computer Science
25 1,021 (11.27%) HTML
26 979 (10.80%) Hadoop
27 957 (10.56%) User Experience
28 883 (9.75%) Mathematics
29 860 (9.49%) C#

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
1 833 (9.19%) Apache Spark
2 582 (6.42%) SAS
3 301 (3.32%) CMS
4 272 (3.00%) Apache
5 168 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 128 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 110 (1.21%) Confluence
8 103 (1.14%) EPiServer
9 99 (1.09%) Apache Pig
10 72 (0.79%) IIS
11 70 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 68 (0.75%) WordPress
13 63 (0.70%) Apache Solr
14 50 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 49 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 43 (0.47%) Tomcat
17 29 (0.32%) Marvel
18 23 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
18 23 (0.25%) Drupal
18 23 (0.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 615 (6.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 201 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 151 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 149 (1.64%) SPSS
5 88 (0.97%) Photoshop
6 65 (0.72%) InVision
7 56 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 47 (0.52%) MS Visio
9 43 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
10 42 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
11 30 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
12 13 (0.14%) Stata
13 12 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
14 11 (0.12%) InDesign
15 8 (0.088%) Adobe After Effects
15 8 (0.088%) Chatbot
15 8 (0.088%) GIMP
16 5 (0.055%) Flinto
16 5 (0.055%) GNU Octave
17 4 (0.044%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 67 (0.74%) Eloqua
2 55 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
3 40 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 32 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
5 28 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 26 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 25 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
7 25 (0.28%) SAP BPC
8 24 (0.26%) Actimize
8 24 (0.26%) NetSuite
9 23 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
10 19 (0.21%) Magento
11 18 (0.20%) SAP ERP
12 16 (0.18%) SAP GRC
13 14 (0.15%) SAP HCM
13 14 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 13 (0.14%) Unica
15 12 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
15 12 (0.13%) Relativity
15 12 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,233 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,225 (13.52%) Amazon AWS
3 754 (8.32%) Google Analytics
4 313 (3.45%) SaaS
5 256 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 242 (2.67%) Azure Data Factory
7 231 (2.55%) PaaS
8 212 (2.34%) Adobe Analytics
9 163 (1.80%) AdWords
10 145 (1.60%) Office 365
11 139 (1.53%) Serverless
12 131 (1.45%) IaaS
13 124 (1.37%) npm
14 121 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
15 95 (1.05%) Amazon S3
16 83 (0.92%) Amazon EMR
17 82 (0.90%) Google Tag Manager
18 67 (0.74%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
19 62 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
20 55 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 231 (2.55%) Firewall
2 184 (2.03%) Internet
3 81 (0.89%) DNS
4 80 (0.88%) HTTP
5 76 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 56 (0.62%) Wireshark
7 55 (0.61%) WAN
8 46 (0.51%) LAN
9 45 (0.50%) Wireless
10 42 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
11 40 (0.44%) SSL
12 38 (0.42%) SAN
12 38 (0.42%) Unified Communications
13 37 (0.41%) Intranet
14 36 (0.40%) SMS
15 32 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
16 29 (0.32%) Network Security
16 29 (0.32%) VPN
17 28 (0.31%) Bluetooth
18 27 (0.30%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,860 (20.53%) Big Data
2 1,359 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1,111 (12.26%) Data Warehouse
4 979 (10.80%) Hadoop
5 860 (9.49%) Power BI
6 647 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 633 (6.99%) NoSQL
8 615 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 481 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 433 (4.78%) Data Lake
11 414 (4.57%) Relational Database
12 404 (4.46%) MongoDB
13 352 (3.88%) QlikView
14 349 (3.85%) Apache Hive
15 292 (3.22%) MySQL
16 251 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
17 246 (2.71%) Data Mining
18 228 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
19 227 (2.51%) BusinessObjects
20 185 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 607 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 357 (3.94%) JIRA
3 321 (3.54%) Jenkins
4 274 (3.02%) Visual Studio
5 183 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 181 (2.00%) Selenium
7 174 (1.92%) TeamCity
8 138 (1.52%) gulp
9 128 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 98 (1.08%) Protractor
11 95 (1.05%) webpack
12 94 (1.04%) Bower
12 94 (1.04%) Mocha
12 94 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
13 92 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
14 90 (0.99%) Sinon.JS
15 88 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 87 (0.96%) Subversion
17 78 (0.86%) Maven
18 63 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2,426 (26.77%) Finance
2 1,368 (15.10%) Marketing
3 786 (8.67%) Retail
4 759 (8.38%) Banking
5 361 (3.98%) Investment Banking
6 351 (3.87%) Advertising
7 264 (2.91%) Front Office
8 244 (2.69%) Telecoms
9 233 (2.57%) Games
10 212 (2.34%) Financial Institution
11 199 (2.20%) Manufacturing
12 177 (1.95%) Legal
13 142 (1.57%) Publishing
14 139 (1.53%) Law
15 110 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 80 (0.88%) Electronics
17 69 (0.76%) Back Office
18 47 (0.52%) Automotive
19 44 (0.49%) German Language
20 38 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 2,080 (22.96%) Developer
2 1,390 (15.34%) Analyst
3 700 (7.73%) Consultant
4 689 (7.60%) Architect
5 488 (5.39%) Data Scientist
6 453 (5.00%) Data Engineer
7 368 (4.06%) Senior Developer
8 355 (3.92%) Data Analyst
9 309 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 290 (3.20%) Java Developer
11 245 (2.70%) Analytics Manager
12 235 (2.59%) Data Architect
12 235 (2.59%) Software Engineer
13 228 (2.52%) Data Consultant
14 212 (2.34%) C# Developer
15 211 (2.33%) .NET Developer
16 209 (2.31%) Solutions Architect
17 207 (2.28%) Designer
18 201 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
19 195 (2.15%) Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,021 (11.27%) HTML
2 791 (8.73%) .NET
3 746 (8.23%) CSS
4 590 (6.51%) AngularJS
5 506 (5.58%) Web Services
6 414 (4.57%) Kafka
7 374 (4.13%) React
8 347 (3.83%) HTML5
8 347 (3.83%) RESTful
9 328 (3.62%) jQuery
10 292 (3.22%) XML
11 280 (3.09%) Node.js
12 264 (2.91%) Spring
13 216 (2.38%) REST
14 213 (2.35%) ASP.NET
15 212 (2.34%) CSS3
16 203 (2.24%) JSON
16 203 (2.24%) Natural Language Processing
17 194 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 192 (2.12%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1,771 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1,028 (11.35%) Computer Science
3 957 (10.56%) User Experience
4 504 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 364 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
6 318 (3.51%) Fintech
7 271 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 255 (2.81%) Social Media
9 249 (2.75%) Data Structures
10 232 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
11 211 (2.33%) Mobile App
12 210 (2.32%) Cyberthreat
13 152 (1.68%) Equities
14 145 (1.60%) Derivative
15 140 (1.55%) Credit Risk
16 132 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
17 108 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 103 (1.14%) Virtual Team
19 101 (1.11%) NHS
20 91 (1.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 762 (8.41%) Linux
2 467 (5.15%) Windows
3 262 (2.89%) Unix
4 178 (1.96%) Android
5 156 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 88 (0.97%) Windows Server
7 43 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (0.41%) Solaris
9 34 (0.38%) AIX
10 32 (0.35%) CentOS
10 32 (0.35%) HPUX
11 29 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 26 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (0.26%) VMS
14 21 (0.23%) Windows 10
15 20 (0.22%) Debian
16 19 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (0.11%) FreeBSD
19 9 (0.099%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,633 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
2 2,112 (23.31%) Business Intelligence
3 2,056 (22.69%) Data Analytics
4 1,495 (16.50%) Data Science
5 1,461 (16.12%) Problem-Solving
6 1,225 (13.52%) Machine Learning
7 1,190 (13.13%) Visualisation
8 1,064 (11.74%) ETL
9 883 (9.75%) Mathematics
10 853 (9.41%) Software Engineering
11 759 (8.38%) Data Modelling
12 757 (8.35%) DevOps
13 661 (7.30%) Data Visualisation
13 661 (7.30%) Project Management
14 654 (7.22%) Data Analysis
15 651 (7.18%) Data Management
16 640 (7.06%) Scrum
17 613 (6.77%) Artificial Intelligence
18 561 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
19 559 (6.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3,204 (35.36%) SQL
2 2,018 (22.27%) Python
3 1,554 (17.15%) Java
4 1,248 (13.77%) JavaScript
5 860 (9.49%) C#
6 854 (9.43%) R
7 542 (5.98%) C++
8 502 (5.54%) Scala
9 442 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 329 (3.63%) C
11 217 (2.39%) PowerShell
12 210 (2.32%) VBA
13 199 (2.20%) PHP
14 155 (1.71%) MATLAB
15 153 (1.69%) Perl
16 135 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 125 (1.38%) Java 8
18 121 (1.34%) Ruby
19 119 (1.31%) Bash Shell
20 104 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2,057 (22.70%) Degree
2 355 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 320 (3.53%) PhD
4 270 (2.98%) Security Cleared
5 206 (2.27%) Master's Degree
6 169 (1.87%) SC Cleared
7 167 (1.84%) CISSP
8 151 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
9 123 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 100 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
11 98 (1.08%) MCSE
12 88 (0.97%) SAFe Agilist
13 75 (0.83%) DV Cleared
14 69 (0.76%) CCIE
14 69 (0.76%) CCNP
15 55 (0.61%) CEH
15 55 (0.61%) SANS
16 50 (0.55%) GCIH
17 47 (0.52%) PMI Certification
18 46 (0.51%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 431 (4.76%) QA
2 363 (4.01%) Data Quality
3 122 (1.35%) SLA
4 86 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 84 (0.93%) GDPR
6 75 (0.83%) PMO
7 37 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 31 (0.34%) PCI DSS
9 29 (0.32%) COBIT
10 24 (0.26%) MiFID
11 21 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
12 18 (0.20%) GPG13
13 17 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 16 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 15 (0.17%) WCAG
16 10 (0.11%) Solvency II
17 8 (0.088%) Cyber Essentials
18 7 (0.077%) IFRS
18 7 (0.077%) IFRS 9
19 6 (0.066%) EMIR
System Software
1 386 (4.26%) Docker
2 142 (1.57%) HDFS
3 137 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 110 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 87 (0.96%) Apache Flume
6 46 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 38 (0.42%) VirtualBox
8 35 (0.39%) Snort
9 29 (0.32%) Hyper-V
10 24 (0.26%) XenApp
11 17 (0.19%) XenDesktop
12 15 (0.17%) NFS
13 14 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 13 (0.14%) KVM
15 10 (0.11%) pfSense
15 10 (0.11%) Samba
16 9 (0.099%) vSphere
17 7 (0.077%) Firmware
17 7 (0.077%) Microsoft App-V
17 7 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 198 (2.19%) Ansible
2 177 (1.95%) Kubernetes
3 140 (1.55%) Terraform
4 121 (1.34%) Puppet
5 115 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 74 (0.82%) Oozie
7 60 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
8 54 (0.60%) RSA Security Analytics
9 51 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
10 46 (0.51%) Kibana
11 34 (0.38%) SCCM
12 27 (0.30%) Suricata
13 26 (0.29%) NetBackup
13 26 (0.29%) ZABBIX
14 23 (0.25%) Mesos
15 22 (0.24%) Nagios
16 21 (0.23%) QRadar
17 19 (0.21%) Ambari
17 19 (0.21%) Packer
18 16 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,284 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 1,180 (13.02%) Google
3 1,029 (11.36%) Tableau
4 674 (7.44%) Oracle
5 485 (5.35%) SAP
6 427 (4.71%) Adobe
7 218 (2.41%) Talend
8 208 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
9 203 (2.24%) Informatica
10 183 (2.02%) IBM
11 174 (1.92%) Cloudera
12 150 (1.66%) VMware
13 139 (1.53%) Alteryx
13 139 (1.53%) Cognos
14 135 (1.49%) Cisco
14 135 (1.49%) Splunk
15 125 (1.38%) Hortonworks
16 121 (1.34%) Twitter
17 111 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
18 99 (1.09%) Optimizely