Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 38 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 8,932 9,484 8,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.70% 5.88% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 6.41% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6,592 6,997 6,566
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 122,198 147,998 147,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.70% 91.76% 91.45%
Number of salaries quoted 96,452 119,794 121,464
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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 +2 5,039 £65,000 - 368
South East +20 1,340 £55,000 +10.00% 103
North of England +28 910 £45,000 - 117
Midlands +11 642 £43,569 +2.00% 70
South West +49 586 £50,000 +5.26% 52
North West +23 505 £45,000 -5.26% 66
West Midlands -6 432 £44,500 -6.32% 52
East of England +3 345 £52,500 -8.70% 44
Yorkshire +10 326 £45,000 - 42
East Midlands +56 203 £42,500 +3.03% 17
North East +44 79 £46,741 +16.85% 9
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 2,937 (32.88%) SQL
2 2,890 (32.36%) Agile Software Development
3 2,399 (26.86%) Python
4 2,373 (26.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2,286 (25.59%) Data Analytics
6 2,010 (22.50%) Finance
7 1,697 (19.00%) Big Data
8 1,663 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
9 1,556 (17.42%) Java
10 1,492 (16.70%) Degree
11 1,473 (16.49%) Data Science
12 1,325 (14.83%) Machine Learning
13 1,300 (14.55%) Visualisation
14 1,297 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
15 1,284 (14.38%) Microsoft
16 1,277 (14.30%) Data Warehouse
17 1,274 (14.26%) Microsoft Azure
18 1,214 (13.59%) Marketing
19 1,114 (12.47%) SQL Server
20 1,092 (12.23%) Tableau
21 1,056 (11.82%) ETL
22 1,053 (11.79%) DevOps
23 1,049 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
24 1,042 (11.67%) Google
25 1,024 (11.46%) Software Engineering
26 1,023 (11.45%) Power Platform
27 1,018 (11.40%) Artificial Intelligence
28 1,009 (11.30%) Power BI
29 959 (10.74%) JavaScript
30 947 (10.60%) Hadoop

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
1 870 (9.74%) Apache Spark
2 328 (3.67%) SAS
3 247 (2.77%) Apache
4 241 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 184 (2.06%) CMS
6 128 (1.43%) Apache Pig
7 103 (1.15%) SharePoint
8 101 (1.13%) Confluence
9 72 (0.81%) WordPress
10 51 (0.57%) Apache Solr
11 41 (0.46%) IIS
12 33 (0.37%) Drupal
12 33 (0.37%) Umbraco
13 28 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 26 (0.29%) Skype for Business
15 25 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 20 (0.22%) WebSphere
17 16 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 15 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
19 14 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 556 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 244 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
3 139 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 88 (0.99%) Sketch
5 84 (0.94%) SPSS
6 76 (0.85%) Chatbot
7 65 (0.73%) Photoshop
8 60 (0.67%) InVision
9 47 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 44 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
11 34 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
12 31 (0.35%) Fireworks
13 30 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
14 27 (0.30%) MS Visio
15 26 (0.29%) Marvel
15 26 (0.29%) Stata
16 20 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
17 8 (0.090%) Weka
17 8 (0.090%) Zeplin
18 6 (0.067%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 93 (1.04%) SAP S/4HANA
2 63 (0.71%) SAP BPC
3 61 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 33 (0.37%) WebTrends
5 31 (0.35%) Magento
6 28 (0.31%) Eloqua
6 28 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 26 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 22 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
9 18 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
9 18 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
10 12 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 10 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
11 10 (0.11%) SAP FI
11 10 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 9 (0.10%) NetSuite
12 9 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (0.10%) SAP CO
12 9 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
13 7 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1,297 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1,274 (14.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,023 (11.45%) Power Platform
4 587 (6.57%) Google Analytics
5 474 (5.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 339 (3.80%) SaaS
7 237 (2.65%) Serverless
8 232 (2.60%) PaaS
9 183 (2.05%) Azure Data Factory
10 165 (1.85%) Office 365
11 148 (1.66%) Adobe Analytics
12 145 (1.62%) Amazon S3
13 121 (1.35%) IaaS
14 117 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
15 116 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
16 99 (1.11%) GitHub
17 97 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
18 65 (0.73%) Google Tag Manager
19 64 (0.72%) AdWords
19 64 (0.72%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 159 (1.78%) Internet
2 144 (1.61%) Firewall
3 87 (0.97%) Network Security
4 85 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 83 (0.93%) DNS
6 70 (0.78%) VPN
7 64 (0.72%) HTTP
8 45 (0.50%) Intranet
9 41 (0.46%) Bluetooth
10 40 (0.45%) VoIP
10 40 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
11 37 (0.41%) WAN
12 36 (0.40%) BGP
13 35 (0.39%) Skype
14 34 (0.38%) DHCP
15 33 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (0.36%) Wireless
17 30 (0.34%) IPsec
17 30 (0.34%) MPLS
17 30 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,697 (19.00%) Big Data
2 1,277 (14.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1,114 (12.47%) SQL Server
4 1,009 (11.30%) Power BI
5 947 (10.60%) Hadoop
6 603 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 583 (6.53%) NoSQL
8 563 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 465 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 435 (4.87%) Apache Hive
11 416 (4.66%) QlikView
12 400 (4.48%) Data Lake
13 345 (3.86%) Relational Database
14 343 (3.84%) MongoDB
15 324 (3.63%) BusinessObjects
16 283 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
17 267 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
18 257 (2.88%) MySQL
19 225 (2.52%) HBase
20 205 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 567 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 379 (4.24%) Jenkins
3 350 (3.92%) JIRA
4 172 (1.93%) Selenium
5 149 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 123 (1.38%) Maven
7 98 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 95 (1.06%) Cucumber
9 87 (0.97%) GitLab
10 82 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
11 81 (0.91%) Artifactory
12 76 (0.85%) Vagrant
13 74 (0.83%) Axure RP
14 65 (0.73%) Subversion
15 57 (0.64%) Bitbucket
16 47 (0.53%) Gradle
16 47 (0.53%) TeamCity
17 46 (0.52%) Ant
17 46 (0.52%) webpack
18 43 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2,010 (22.50%) Finance
2 1,214 (13.59%) Marketing
3 775 (8.68%) Retail
4 474 (5.31%) Banking
5 249 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 225 (2.52%) Games
7 188 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 164 (1.84%) Legal
9 157 (1.76%) Manufacturing
10 142 (1.59%) Law
11 124 (1.39%) Advertising
12 100 (1.12%) Front Office
13 99 (1.11%) Automotive
14 98 (1.10%) Investment Banking
15 76 (0.85%) Electronics
16 66 (0.74%) Financial Institution
17 65 (0.73%) Publishing
18 59 (0.66%) Billing
19 40 (0.45%) Local Government
20 26 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,949 (21.82%) Developer
2 1,449 (16.22%) Analyst
3 703 (7.87%) Architect
4 544 (6.09%) Data Engineer
5 484 (5.42%) Consultant
6 448 (5.02%) Data Scientist
7 446 (4.99%) Data Analyst
8 387 (4.33%) Senior Developer
9 385 (4.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 349 (3.91%) Data Architect
11 291 (3.26%) Java Developer
12 271 (3.03%) Business Analyst
13 241 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 235 (2.63%) Software Engineer
15 220 (2.46%) Software Developer
16 218 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
17 211 (2.36%) Senior Analyst
18 190 (2.13%) SQL Developer
19 183 (2.05%) Designer
20 180 (2.02%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 767 (8.59%) HTML
2 611 (6.84%) CSS
3 538 (6.02%) .NET
4 483 (5.41%) Kafka
5 480 (5.37%) AngularJS
6 411 (4.60%) Web Services
7 319 (3.57%) React
8 293 (3.28%) Node.js
9 235 (2.63%) JSON
10 229 (2.56%) REST
11 216 (2.42%) HTML5
12 207 (2.32%) jQuery
13 203 (2.27%) ASP.NET
14 178 (1.99%) Natural Language Processing
15 175 (1.96%) XML
16 168 (1.88%) RESTful
17 162 (1.81%) Vue.js
18 155 (1.74%) MDX
19 125 (1.40%) Spring
20 111 (1.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1,663 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
2 797 (8.92%) User Experience
3 570 (6.38%) Algorithms
4 367 (4.11%) Fintech
5 359 (4.02%) Management Information System
6 319 (3.57%) Data Structures
7 312 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
8 223 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
9 205 (2.30%) Social Media
10 192 (2.15%) Mobile App
11 144 (1.61%) Virtual Team
12 131 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 124 (1.39%) Robotics
14 113 (1.27%) Public Cloud
15 85 (0.95%) Hedge funds
16 82 (0.92%) Internet of Things
17 78 (0.87%) Life Science
18 76 (0.85%) Data Centre
19 60 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
20 59 (0.66%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 757 (8.48%) Linux
2 375 (4.20%) Windows
3 296 (3.31%) Unix
4 262 (2.93%) Android
5 125 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 112 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 43 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (0.47%) Windows 10
9 37 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 34 (0.38%) Mac OS X
12 31 (0.35%) Mac OS
13 29 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 23 (0.26%) CentOS
15 17 (0.19%) VMS
16 13 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (0.12%) CatOS
18 10 (0.11%) Debian
19 8 (0.090%) Windows 8
20 6 (0.067%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,890 (32.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2,373 (26.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2,286 (25.59%) Data Analytics
4 1,473 (16.49%) Data Science
5 1,325 (14.83%) Machine Learning
6 1,300 (14.55%) Visualisation
7 1,056 (11.82%) ETL
8 1,053 (11.79%) DevOps
9 1,049 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
10 1,024 (11.46%) Software Engineering
11 1,018 (11.40%) Artificial Intelligence
12 909 (10.18%) Data Modelling
13 799 (8.95%) Computer Science
14 771 (8.63%) Data Analysis
15 765 (8.56%) Scrum
16 747 (8.36%) Mathematics
17 718 (8.04%) Data Visualisation
18 679 (7.60%) Project Management
19 622 (6.96%) Mentoring
20 603 (6.75%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 2,937 (32.88%) SQL
2 2,399 (26.86%) Python
3 1,556 (17.42%) Java
4 959 (10.74%) JavaScript
5 848 (9.49%) R
6 773 (8.65%) C#
7 557 (6.24%) Scala
8 476 (5.33%) C++
9 358 (4.01%) C
10 309 (3.46%) T-SQL
11 228 (2.55%) PHP
12 176 (1.97%) MATLAB
13 175 (1.96%) VBA
14 159 (1.78%) PowerShell
15 158 (1.77%) Bash Shell
16 153 (1.71%) PL/SQL
17 136 (1.52%) Go
18 130 (1.46%) Ruby
19 119 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 94 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1,492 (16.70%) Degree
2 466 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 298 (3.34%) SC Cleared
4 267 (2.99%) PhD
5 262 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 205 (2.30%) DV Cleared
7 98 (1.10%) CISSP
8 89 (1.00%) Master's Degree
9 82 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 75 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 67 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
12 57 (0.64%) PMI Certification
13 51 (0.57%) CCNP
14 50 (0.56%) CISA
15 40 (0.45%) CISM
16 38 (0.43%) CCIE
16 38 (0.43%) ISTQB
17 34 (0.38%) MBA
18 32 (0.36%) AWS Certification
19 30 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 432 (4.84%) Data Quality
2 344 (3.85%) QA
3 172 (1.93%) GDPR
4 69 (0.77%) PMO
5 54 (0.60%) SLA
6 46 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 28 (0.31%) WAI
8 25 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
9 22 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 18 (0.20%) PCI DSS
11 16 (0.18%) IFRS
12 12 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
13 9 (0.10%) WCAG
14 8 (0.090%) Cyber Essentials
14 8 (0.090%) FATCA
14 8 (0.090%) MiFID
15 3 (0.034%) COBIT
15 3 (0.034%) ISO 20022
15 3 (0.034%) NIST 800
System Software
1 473 (5.30%) Docker
2 164 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 105 (1.18%) Apache Flume
4 103 (1.15%) HDFS
5 54 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 38 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (0.32%) VirtualBox
8 27 (0.30%) vSphere
9 23 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
10 21 (0.24%) Varnish
11 16 (0.18%) XenApp
12 15 (0.17%) BitLocker
12 15 (0.17%) Hyper-V
13 9 (0.10%) Firmware
13 9 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.10%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.090%) NFS
15 7 (0.078%) Samba
15 7 (0.078%) Virtual Desktop
16 5 (0.056%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 326 (3.65%) Ansible
2 241 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 241 (2.70%) Terraform
3 155 (1.74%) Puppet
4 133 (1.49%) Oozie
5 105 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 92 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
7 43 (0.48%) Kibana
8 38 (0.43%) SCCM
9 33 (0.37%) Nagios
10 30 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
11 23 (0.26%) Ambari
11 23 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
12 21 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
13 17 (0.19%) SCOM
14 16 (0.18%) Salt
15 13 (0.15%) Graphite
15 13 (0.15%) logstash
15 13 (0.15%) ZABBIX
16 12 (0.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1,284 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 1,092 (12.23%) Tableau
3 1,042 (11.67%) Google
4 599 (6.71%) Oracle
5 489 (5.47%) SAP
6 360 (4.03%) Adobe
7 246 (2.75%) Cloudera
8 240 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
9 210 (2.35%) IBM
10 196 (2.19%) Databricks
11 173 (1.94%) Informatica
12 145 (1.62%) Hortonworks
13 115 (1.29%) Alteryx
14 110 (1.23%) Cognos
15 97 (1.09%) Talend
16 88 (0.99%) VMware
17 86 (0.96%) Teradata
18 85 (0.95%) Cisco
19 77 (0.86%) Splunk
20 67 (0.75%) Red Hat