Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 32 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 5,346 6,889 9,142
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 7.14% 6.72% 6.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.71% 7.29% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,886 5,006 6,772
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £112,500 £95,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,607 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.00% +5.40% +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 69,324 94,553 127,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.60% 92.25% 92.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54,136 76,539 102,053
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +2 2,960 £70,000 - 459
North of England +8 632 £52,500 +10.53% 140
South East 0 555 £50,000 -9.09% 106
South West +21 476 £47,500 +5.56% 67
Midlands +8 416 £50,000 -1.96% 121
North West +8 347 £51,000 +7.37% 82
West Midlands +12 307 £50,000 - 98
Yorkshire +7 263 £52,500 +16.67% 41
East of England +14 188 £55,000 - 59
East Midlands -1 109 £40,875 -29.09% 23
North East -35 22 £42,500 -22.26% 17
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2,051 (38.37%) SQL
2 1,722 (32.21%) Python
3 1,660 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
4 1,486 (27.80%) Business Intelligence
5 1,371 (25.65%) Azure
6 1,344 (25.14%) Data Analytics
7 1,296 (24.24%) Finance
8 1,136 (21.25%) AWS
9 1,013 (18.95%) Data Science
10 1,011 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
11 899 (16.82%) Power Platform
12 871 (16.29%) Power BI
13 852 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
14 827 (15.47%) Machine Learning
15 821 (15.36%) Java
16 778 (14.55%) Marketing
17 777 (14.53%) Visualisation
18 766 (14.33%) Big Data
19 761 (14.23%) Microsoft
20 744 (13.92%) Degree
21 726 (13.58%) ETL
22 724 (13.54%) DevOps
23 707 (13.22%) JavaScript
24 681 (12.74%) Google
25 664 (12.42%) Software Engineering
26 622 (11.63%) Artificial Intelligence
27 615 (11.50%) Tableau
28 613 (11.47%) Problem-Solving
29 609 (11.39%) Data Modelling
30 595 (11.13%) GCP

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
1 311 (5.82%) Apache Spark
2 200 (3.74%) SAS
3 145 (2.71%) Confluence
4 128 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
5 115 (2.15%) Apache Airflow
6 101 (1.89%) Apache
7 95 (1.78%) CMS
8 73 (1.37%) SharePoint
9 40 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 34 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 32 (0.60%) WordPress
12 26 (0.49%) Luigi
13 19 (0.36%) Drupal
14 14 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
14 14 (0.26%) Tomcat
15 13 (0.24%) OpenStack
16 12 (0.22%) IIS
17 11 (0.21%) Apache Pig
18 7 (0.13%) Jupyter
18 7 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 351 (6.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 132 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
3 67 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 45 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 40 (0.75%) InVision
5 40 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 39 (0.73%) Sketch
7 38 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
8 30 (0.56%) SPSS
9 28 (0.52%) Figma
10 20 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
11 15 (0.28%) Adobe XD
12 12 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 11 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
14 9 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
15 7 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
16 6 (0.11%) Chatbot
17 5 (0.094%) InDesign
17 5 (0.094%) Inkscape
18 4 (0.075%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 30 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.52%) Shopify
3 22 (0.41%) Magento
3 22 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
5 17 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
6 16 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
7 13 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 13 (0.24%) FastStats
7 13 (0.24%) Loan IQ
7 13 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 12 (0.22%) Sentinel
9 10 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 9 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
11 8 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 7 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
12 7 (0.13%) NetSuite
13 6 (0.11%) SAP BPC
13 6 (0.11%) SAP CRM
14 5 (0.094%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 1,371 (25.65%) Azure
2 1,136 (21.25%) AWS
3 899 (16.82%) Power Platform
4 595 (11.13%) GCP
5 336 (6.29%) Google Analytics
6 259 (4.84%) SaaS
7 208 (3.89%) Azure Data Factory
8 174 (3.25%) PaaS
9 154 (2.88%) Serverless
10 108 (2.02%) IaaS
11 91 (1.70%) Microsoft 365
12 81 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
13 67 (1.25%) Datadog
14 61 (1.14%) GitHub
15 59 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
16 58 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
17 57 (1.07%) Amazon S3
18 55 (1.03%) Logic Apps
19 54 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
19 54 (1.01%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 102 (1.91%) Internet
2 100 (1.87%) Firewall
3 35 (0.65%) HTTP
4 29 (0.54%) DNS
5 25 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 21 (0.39%) Unified Communications
7 20 (0.37%) VPN
8 19 (0.36%) SMS
9 12 (0.22%) Network Security
10 11 (0.21%) Wireless
11 10 (0.19%) Intranet
12 9 (0.17%) HTTPS
12 9 (0.17%) Skype
13 8 (0.15%) BGP
13 8 (0.15%) Broadband
13 8 (0.15%) Extranet
13 8 (0.15%) IPsec
13 8 (0.15%) OSPF
13 8 (0.15%) WAN
14 7 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 871 (16.29%) Power BI
2 852 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
3 766 (14.33%) Big Data
4 615 (11.50%) Tableau
5 538 (10.06%) SQL Server
6 324 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 296 (5.54%) Hadoop
8 283 (5.29%) NoSQL
9 282 (5.27%) Relational Database
10 274 (5.13%) Data Lake
11 270 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 205 (3.83%) Amazon Redshift
13 200 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 198 (3.70%) MySQL
15 178 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
16 174 (3.25%) BigQuery
17 172 (3.22%) Data Mining
18 171 (3.20%) Azure SQL Database
19 149 (2.79%) MongoDB
20 148 (2.77%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 286 (5.35%) Jenkins
2 225 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 210 (3.93%) JIRA
4 91 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 60 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 52 (0.97%) Maven
7 51 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 44 (0.82%) Vagrant
9 37 (0.69%) Cypress.io
10 35 (0.65%) Artifactory
11 34 (0.64%) Mocha
12 33 (0.62%) Bitbucket
12 33 (0.62%) webpack
13 31 (0.58%) Gradle
14 30 (0.56%) Selenium
15 26 (0.49%) GitLab
16 25 (0.47%) JUnit
17 22 (0.41%) CircleCI
18 21 (0.39%) gulp
19 19 (0.36%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 1,296 (24.24%) Finance
2 778 (14.55%) Marketing
3 309 (5.78%) Banking
4 303 (5.67%) Retail
5 212 (3.97%) Front Office
6 183 (3.42%) Legal
7 157 (2.94%) Public Sector
8 125 (2.34%) Games
9 110 (2.06%) Advertising
10 109 (2.04%) Law
11 98 (1.83%) Manufacturing
12 97 (1.81%) Telecoms
13 91 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
14 82 (1.53%) Investment Banking
15 74 (1.38%) Publishing
16 58 (1.08%) Financial Institution
17 43 (0.80%) Electronics
18 40 (0.75%) Back Office
19 28 (0.52%) Aerospace
20 19 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,003 (18.76%) Developer
2 756 (14.14%) Analyst
3 485 (9.07%) Data Engineer
4 440 (8.23%) Architect
5 303 (5.67%) Data Analyst
6 263 (4.92%) Data Scientist
7 228 (4.26%) Consultant
7 228 (4.26%) Data Architect
8 215 (4.02%) Software Engineer
9 196 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 173 (3.24%) Azure Engineer
11 168 (3.14%) Senior Developer
12 151 (2.82%) Python Developer
13 128 (2.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 124 (2.32%) DevOps Engineer
15 118 (2.21%) Senior Analyst
16 116 (2.17%) Business Analyst
16 116 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
17 113 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
18 108 (2.02%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (7.07%) HTML
2 358 (6.70%) React
3 344 (6.43%) CSS
4 291 (5.44%) .NET
5 252 (4.71%) Web Services
6 236 (4.41%) AngularJS
7 230 (4.30%) Kafka
8 229 (4.28%) Node.js
9 164 (3.07%) REST
10 133 (2.49%) Vue.js
11 114 (2.13%) jQuery
12 99 (1.85%) HTML5
13 92 (1.72%) RESTful
14 91 (1.70%) JSON
14 91 (1.70%) Natural Language Processing
15 87 (1.63%) GraphQL
16 85 (1.59%) Spring
17 79 (1.48%) XML
18 76 (1.42%) .NET Core
19 75 (1.40%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,011 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
2 406 (7.59%) User Experience
3 249 (4.66%) Derivative
4 197 (3.68%) Equities
5 188 (3.52%) Management Information System
6 174 (3.25%) Hedge funds
7 167 (3.12%) Fixed Income
8 143 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 141 (2.64%) Data Structures
10 140 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
11 113 (2.11%) Mobile App
12 109 (2.04%) Social Media
13 105 (1.96%) Life Science
14 102 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
15 101 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 100 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
17 88 (1.65%) Cyberattack
18 77 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
19 71 (1.33%) Data Centre
20 68 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 381 (7.13%) Linux
2 166 (3.11%) Windows
3 81 (1.52%) Unix
4 79 (1.48%) Android
5 62 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 52 (0.97%) Windows Server
7 51 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (0.71%) CentOS
9 19 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.24%) Alpine Linux
11 12 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.15%) VMS
13 5 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.075%) Windows Server 2016
15 3 (0.056%) AIX
15 3 (0.056%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.037%) Solaris
17 1 (0.019%) HPUX
17 1 (0.019%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.019%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,660 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1,486 (27.80%) Business Intelligence
3 1,344 (25.14%) Data Analytics
4 1,013 (18.95%) Data Science
5 827 (15.47%) Machine Learning
6 777 (14.53%) Visualisation
7 726 (13.58%) ETL
8 724 (13.54%) DevOps
9 664 (12.42%) Software Engineering
10 622 (11.63%) Artificial Intelligence
11 613 (11.47%) Problem-Solving
12 609 (11.39%) Data Modelling
13 469 (8.77%) Data Engineering
14 451 (8.44%) Data Analysis
14 451 (8.44%) Data Visualisation
15 446 (8.34%) Scrum
16 437 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
17 426 (7.97%) Data Management
18 411 (7.69%) Decision-Making
19 384 (7.18%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 2,051 (38.37%) SQL
2 1,722 (32.21%) Python
3 821 (15.36%) Java
4 707 (13.22%) JavaScript
5 491 (9.18%) R
6 441 (8.25%) C#
7 232 (4.34%) C++
8 228 (4.26%) C
9 202 (3.78%) T-SQL
10 200 (3.74%) TypeScript
11 191 (3.57%) PowerShell
12 151 (2.82%) Scala
13 134 (2.51%) Go
14 125 (2.34%) PHP
15 114 (2.13%) Bash Shell
16 98 (1.83%) Ruby
17 73 (1.37%) Perl
18 71 (1.33%) Kotlin
19 68 (1.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 63 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 744 (13.92%) Degree
2 236 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 184 (3.44%) SC Cleared
4 124 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 81 (1.52%) PhD
6 62 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
7 58 (1.08%) DV Cleared
8 42 (0.79%) Master's Degree
9 36 (0.67%) CISSP
9 36 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (0.51%) CISM
10 27 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 20 (0.37%) IIBA
12 19 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
13 14 (0.26%) CISA
13 14 (0.26%) SANS
14 13 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
15 12 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
15 12 (0.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 308 (5.76%) Data Quality
2 174 (3.25%) QA
3 113 (2.11%) GDPR
4 40 (0.75%) NIST
4 40 (0.75%) PMO
5 39 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (0.56%) SLA
7 21 (0.39%) GRC
8 20 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
9 17 (0.32%) CDISC
9 17 (0.32%) Good Clinical Practice
10 16 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
11 13 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
11 13 (0.24%) EMIR
11 13 (0.24%) MiFID
11 13 (0.24%) PCI DSS
12 8 (0.15%) COBIT
12 8 (0.15%) NCSC
12 8 (0.15%) NIST 800
12 8 (0.15%) SOC 2
System Software
1 562 (10.51%) Docker
2 102 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 44 (0.82%) VirtualBox
4 31 (0.58%) HDFS
5 24 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (0.36%) KVM
8 13 (0.24%) Firmware
9 11 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (0.17%) BitLocker
11 6 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.094%) Apache Flume
13 4 (0.075%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.075%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.037%) LXC
14 2 (0.037%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.019%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 1 (0.019%) vSphere
15 1 (0.019%) Xen
Systems Management
1 488 (9.13%) Kubernetes
2 339 (6.34%) Terraform
3 206 (3.85%) Ansible
4 91 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
5 88 (1.65%) Grafana
6 87 (1.63%) Prometheus
7 85 (1.59%) Puppet
8 47 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
9 19 (0.36%) CFEngine
9 19 (0.36%) Demisto
10 18 (0.34%) SCCM
11 12 (0.22%) Kibana
12 9 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.11%) CSIRT
13 6 (0.11%) Istio
13 6 (0.11%) Kubeflow
13 6 (0.11%) Packer
13 6 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
14 5 (0.094%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (0.094%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 761 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 681 (12.74%) Google
3 303 (5.67%) Oracle
4 215 (4.02%) Databricks
5 203 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
6 176 (3.29%) SAP
7 163 (3.05%) Adobe
8 145 (2.71%) IBM
9 138 (2.58%) Informatica
10 135 (2.53%) Talend
11 107 (2.00%) Cloudera
12 87 (1.63%) Alteryx
13 68 (1.27%) Splunk
14 59 (1.10%) Teradata
15 57 (1.07%) Cognos
16 56 (1.05%) New Relic
17 55 (1.03%) Hortonworks
18 51 (0.95%) SaltStack
19 49 (0.92%) Facebook
20 48 (0.90%) ServiceNow