Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 32 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 3,864 8,746 9,383
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 6.45% 6.63% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 7.19% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,013 7,042 7,150
Median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% 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 55,353 121,661 146,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.40% 92.19% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44,731 96,649 117,878
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,450
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 8 August 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 8 August 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 -1 2,401 £70,000 +7.69% 216
South East -14 450 £55,000 - 57
North of England +1 384 £50,000 +11.11% 80
North West +3 263 £50,000 +11.11% 54
South West -1 240 £45,000 -14.29% 25
Midlands -6 226 £50,000 +5.26% 60
East of England +8 147 £50,000 - 23
West Midlands 0 147 £51,000 +2.00% 37
Yorkshire +2 98 £50,000 +11.11% 12
East Midlands +13 77 £45,000 +4.65% 23
North East -17 23 £39,000 -13.33% 14
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 1,568 (40.58%) SQL
2 1,254 (32.45%) Python
3 1,238 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
4 1,141 (29.53%) Data Analytics
5 1,117 (28.91%) Business Intelligence
6 920 (23.81%) Finance
7 909 (23.52%) Azure
8 866 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
9 798 (20.65%) Degree
10 740 (19.15%) AWS
11 690 (17.86%) SQL Server
12 665 (17.21%) Microsoft
13 624 (16.15%) Big Data
14 614 (15.89%) ETL
15 608 (15.73%) Java
16 604 (15.63%) Power Platform
17 601 (15.55%) Visualisation
18 600 (15.53%) Power BI
19 594 (15.37%) Tableau
20 591 (15.30%) Data Science
21 564 (14.60%) JavaScript
22 545 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
23 533 (13.79%) Machine Learning
24 517 (13.38%) Data Analysis
25 509 (13.17%) DevOps
26 464 (12.01%) Data Lake
27 425 (11.00%) Data Modelling
28 422 (10.92%) Marketing
29 416 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
30 397 (10.27%) R

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
1 317 (8.20%) Apache Spark
2 119 (3.08%) SAS
3 89 (2.30%) Apache
4 63 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 53 (1.37%) Confluence
6 47 (1.22%) Apache Airflow
7 42 (1.09%) CMS
8 33 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 31 (0.80%) Jupyter
10 27 (0.70%) IIS
11 23 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 23 (0.60%) Luigi
12 14 (0.36%) Apache Pig
13 12 (0.31%) Apache Solr
13 12 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.26%) Apache Synapse
15 9 (0.23%) nginx
15 9 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (0.21%) IBM Domino
17 6 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 275 (7.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 24 (0.62%) SPSS
6 19 (0.49%) Sketch
7 18 (0.47%) Figma
8 17 (0.44%) Chatbot
8 17 (0.44%) MS Visio
9 16 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
10 14 (0.36%) InVision
11 11 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
12 10 (0.26%) Zeplin
13 8 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.10%) Adobe XD
15 3 (0.078%) Marvel
15 3 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
15 3 (0.078%) Stata
16 2 (0.052%) EViews
16 2 (0.052%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 37 (0.96%) FINCAD Analytics
2 22 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
4 14 (0.36%) SAP BPC
5 10 (0.26%) Magento
6 9 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
6 9 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
7 8 (0.21%) R3 Corda
7 8 (0.21%) Shopify
8 7 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 7 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
9 6 (0.16%) Markit EDM
9 6 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.13%) Relativity
10 5 (0.13%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.13%) Sentinel
10 5 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 909 (23.52%) Azure
2 740 (19.15%) AWS
3 604 (15.63%) Power Platform
4 286 (7.40%) GCP
5 273 (7.07%) SaaS
6 204 (5.28%) Google Analytics
7 170 (4.40%) Azure Data Factory
8 140 (3.62%) PaaS
9 115 (2.98%) Serverless
10 70 (1.81%) Amazon EMR
11 69 (1.79%) IaaS
12 66 (1.71%) Amazon S3
13 65 (1.68%) Office 365
14 56 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
15 51 (1.32%) GitHub
16 47 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
17 46 (1.19%) Adobe Analytics
18 42 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
19 32 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
20 31 (0.80%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 87 (2.25%) Firewall
2 45 (1.16%) Internet
3 36 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.65%) Wireshark
5 21 (0.54%) Network Security
6 20 (0.52%) VPN
7 17 (0.44%) DNS
7 17 (0.44%) Skype
8 16 (0.41%) WAN
9 15 (0.39%) BGP
10 10 (0.26%) MPLS
11 9 (0.23%) IPsec
11 9 (0.23%) SSL
11 9 (0.23%) VoIP
12 8 (0.21%) Broadband
12 8 (0.21%) LAN
12 8 (0.21%) OSPF
13 6 (0.16%) 802.11
13 6 (0.16%) HTTP
13 6 (0.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 690 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 624 (16.15%) Big Data
3 600 (15.53%) Power BI
4 545 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
5 464 (12.01%) Data Lake
6 340 (8.80%) Hadoop
7 272 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 221 (5.72%) NoSQL
9 207 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 167 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 165 (4.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 163 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
13 151 (3.91%) Apache Hive
13 151 (3.91%) Relational Database
14 127 (3.29%) MySQL
15 122 (3.16%) Amazon Redshift
16 116 (3.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 103 (2.67%) MongoDB
18 102 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
18 102 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 251 (6.50%) Git (software)
2 127 (3.29%) Jenkins
3 115 (2.98%) JIRA
4 55 (1.42%) Visual Studio
5 48 (1.24%) Selenium
6 36 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
7 33 (0.85%) webpack
8 31 (0.80%) Artifactory
9 29 (0.75%) Cucumber
10 27 (0.70%) TeamCity
11 26 (0.67%) SpecFlow
12 25 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 25 (0.65%) ERwin
13 22 (0.57%) Bitbucket
13 22 (0.57%) Maven
14 21 (0.54%) Xcode
15 19 (0.49%) GitLab
16 18 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
17 17 (0.44%) Vagrant
18 16 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 920 (23.81%) Finance
2 422 (10.92%) Marketing
3 203 (5.25%) Retail
4 177 (4.58%) Banking
5 164 (4.24%) Front Office
6 163 (4.22%) Legal
7 86 (2.23%) Public Sector
8 84 (2.17%) Law
9 72 (1.86%) Advertising
10 71 (1.84%) Manufacturing
11 70 (1.81%) Games
12 62 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 55 (1.42%) Telecoms
14 52 (1.35%) Local Government
15 37 (0.96%) Publishing
16 35 (0.91%) Police
17 30 (0.78%) Aerospace
18 24 (0.62%) Financial Institution
19 21 (0.54%) Investment Banking
20 17 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 796 (20.60%) Developer
2 645 (16.69%) Analyst
3 385 (9.96%) Data Engineer
4 337 (8.72%) Architect
5 275 (7.12%) Data Analyst
6 212 (5.49%) Consultant
7 170 (4.40%) Data Scientist
8 152 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 146 (3.78%) Senior Developer
10 143 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
11 136 (3.52%) Data Architect
12 128 (3.31%) Data Manager
12 128 (3.31%) Senior Analyst
13 106 (2.74%) SQL Developer
14 99 (2.56%) Business Analyst
15 93 (2.41%) Analytics Manager
16 91 (2.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 89 (2.30%) Software Engineer
18 88 (2.28%) Azure Engineer
19 82 (2.12%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (8.31%) .NET
2 300 (7.76%) HTML
3 233 (6.03%) CSS
4 222 (5.75%) Web Services
5 193 (4.99%) React
6 170 (4.40%) AngularJS
7 165 (4.27%) Kafka
8 133 (3.44%) HTML5
9 116 (3.00%) Node.js
10 106 (2.74%) REST
11 97 (2.51%) ASP.NET
12 86 (2.23%) JSON
13 76 (1.97%) Natural Language Processing
14 74 (1.92%) TensorFlow
15 70 (1.81%) XML
16 69 (1.79%) Pandas
17 68 (1.76%) Vue.js
18 65 (1.68%) CSS3
18 65 (1.68%) J2EE
19 62 (1.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 866 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 297 (7.69%) User Experience
3 195 (5.05%) Algorithms
4 183 (4.74%) Management Information System
5 147 (3.80%) Fixed Income
6 139 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
7 134 (3.47%) Hedge funds
8 126 (3.26%) Derivative
9 109 (2.82%) Data Structures
10 103 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
11 90 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
12 63 (1.63%) Public Cloud
13 60 (1.55%) Social Media
14 54 (1.40%) Virtual Team
15 49 (1.27%) Blog
15 49 (1.27%) Mobile App
16 40 (1.04%) Cloud Native
16 40 (1.04%) Equities
17 38 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 36 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 240 (6.21%) Linux
2 195 (5.05%) Windows
3 91 (2.36%) Unix
4 83 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 73 (1.89%) Android
6 65 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.41%) Windows 10
8 13 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.23%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
11 7 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
12 4 (0.10%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.078%) CentOS
13 3 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.052%) HPUX
15 1 (0.026%) Debian
15 1 (0.026%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.026%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.026%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,238 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1,141 (29.53%) Data Analytics
3 1,117 (28.91%) Business Intelligence
4 614 (15.89%) ETL
5 601 (15.55%) Visualisation
6 591 (15.30%) Data Science
7 533 (13.79%) Machine Learning
8 517 (13.38%) Data Analysis
9 509 (13.17%) DevOps
10 425 (11.00%) Data Modelling
11 416 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
12 390 (10.09%) Software Engineering
13 386 (9.99%) Artificial Intelligence
14 384 (9.94%) Computer Science
15 372 (9.63%) Scrum
16 328 (8.49%) Project Management
17 323 (8.36%) Decision-Making
18 304 (7.87%) Mathematics
19 292 (7.56%) Data Visualisation
20 260 (6.73%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1,568 (40.58%) SQL
2 1,254 (32.45%) Python
3 608 (15.73%) Java
4 564 (14.60%) JavaScript
5 397 (10.27%) R
6 371 (9.60%) C#
7 219 (5.67%) C++
8 188 (4.87%) Scala
9 136 (3.52%) T-SQL
10 105 (2.72%) C
11 104 (2.69%) PowerShell
12 101 (2.61%) TypeScript
13 87 (2.25%) VBA
14 85 (2.20%) PHP
15 66 (1.71%) Kotlin
16 60 (1.55%) MATLAB
17 58 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 51 (1.32%) Bash Shell
19 49 (1.27%) Perl
20 48 (1.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 798 (20.65%) Degree
2 163 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 162 (4.19%) Security Cleared
4 89 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 84 (2.17%) PhD
6 55 (1.42%) CISSP
7 51 (1.32%) Master's Degree
8 42 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 34 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
10 33 (0.85%) AWS Certification
10 33 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 32 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
12 28 (0.72%) CISM
13 23 (0.60%) CCNA
14 22 (0.57%) ISEB
15 19 (0.49%) CCNP
15 19 (0.49%) PMI Certification
16 17 (0.44%) CESG Certified Professional
17 16 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
18 14 (0.36%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (4.92%) QA
2 167 (4.32%) Data Quality
3 87 (2.25%) GAAP
4 72 (1.86%) GDPR
5 45 (1.16%) NIST
6 34 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (0.67%) NCSC
8 25 (0.65%) PMO
9 18 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 18 (0.47%) SLA
10 16 (0.41%) NIST 800
11 9 (0.23%) MiFID
12 6 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
12 6 (0.16%) Basel III
12 6 (0.16%) GxP
12 6 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 6 (0.16%) ITGC
12 6 (0.16%) Solvency II
13 5 (0.13%) IFRS
13 5 (0.13%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 311 (8.05%) Docker
2 83 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 48 (1.24%) HDFS
4 32 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 19 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.39%) VirtualBox
8 9 (0.23%) Apache Flume
9 8 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.10%) Varnish
10 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.10%) vSphere
10 4 (0.10%) Xen
11 2 (0.052%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.052%) Firmware
11 2 (0.052%) vCloud
12 1 (0.026%) iptables
12 1 (0.026%) KVM
Systems Management
1 225 (5.82%) Kubernetes
2 111 (2.87%) Terraform
3 81 (2.10%) Ansible
4 35 (0.91%) Puppet
5 18 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
5 18 (0.47%) Nagios
6 17 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (0.44%) SCCM
7 16 (0.41%) Kibana
8 15 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
8 15 (0.39%) SCOM
9 14 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
10 13 (0.34%) SCVMM
11 12 (0.31%) Mesos
12 11 (0.28%) Salt
12 11 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (0.26%) Oozie
14 9 (0.23%) Marathon
15 8 (0.21%) QRadar
16 7 (0.18%) Grafana
Vendors
1 665 (17.21%) Microsoft
2 594 (15.37%) Tableau
3 381 (9.86%) Google
4 352 (9.11%) Oracle
5 218 (5.64%) Alteryx
6 192 (4.97%) Teradata
7 180 (4.66%) Databricks
8 168 (4.35%) Cadence
9 162 (4.19%) Automation Anywhere
10 161 (4.17%) Blue Prism
10 161 (4.17%) UiPath
11 152 (3.93%) SAP
12 107 (2.77%) Adobe
13 88 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
14 76 (1.97%) Bloomberg
15 74 (1.92%) IBM
15 74 (1.92%) Talend
16 67 (1.73%) Informatica
17 64 (1.66%) Cloudera
18 56 (1.45%) Splunk