Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 44 58
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 8,816 9,430 8,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.84% 5.64% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 6.16% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6,556 6,994 6,696
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £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 137,592 152,996 161,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.19% 91.49% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110,453 121,818 135,886
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +1 5,041 £65,000 +4.00% 788
South East +24 1,253 £52,500 +10.53% 177
North of England -9 885 £47,500 +5.56% 195
Midlands +23 666 £42,000 -1.18% 117
North West -9 525 £48,500 +7.78% 101
South West +19 476 £52,500 +10.53% 102
East of England +31 453 £50,000 +6.38% 78
West Midlands +16 421 £41,913 -0.80% 81
Yorkshire -9 325 £46,500 +16.25% 75
East Midlands +36 245 £42,500 - 35
North East +47 81 £55,000 +48.65% 19
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 3,094 (35.10%) SQL
2 2,684 (30.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2,344 (26.59%) Finance
4 2,100 (23.82%) Business Intelligence
5 2,051 (23.26%) Degree
6 2,009 (22.79%) Python
7 1,951 (22.13%) Data Analytics
8 1,640 (18.60%) Big Data
9 1,630 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
10 1,502 (17.04%) Data Science
11 1,495 (16.96%) Java
12 1,331 (15.10%) Problem-Solving
13 1,302 (14.77%) JavaScript
14 1,295 (14.69%) Microsoft
15 1,268 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
16 1,260 (14.29%) Marketing
17 1,247 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
18 1,241 (14.08%) SQL Server
19 1,229 (13.94%) Visualisation
20 1,184 (13.43%) Machine Learning
21 1,182 (13.41%) Google
22 1,168 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
23 1,032 (11.71%) Tableau
24 1,024 (11.62%) HTML
25 1,020 (11.57%) ETL
26 1,003 (11.38%) Computer Science
27 928 (10.53%) C#
28 911 (10.33%) R
29 887 (10.06%) Hadoop
30 886 (10.05%) Power BI

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
1 762 (8.64%) Apache Spark
2 543 (6.16%) SAS
3 272 (3.09%) Apache
4 269 (3.05%) CMS
5 175 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 136 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 107 (1.21%) Confluence
8 92 (1.04%) Apache Pig
8 92 (1.04%) EPiServer
9 62 (0.70%) WordPress
10 61 (0.69%) IIS
11 60 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 60 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 57 (0.65%) Apache Solr
13 48 (0.54%) Tomcat
14 44 (0.50%) Marvel
15 30 (0.34%) OpenStack
16 25 (0.28%) Drupal
17 23 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 21 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 576 (6.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 193 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
3 145 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 142 (1.61%) SPSS
5 107 (1.21%) Photoshop
6 90 (1.02%) InVision
7 63 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 59 (0.67%) MS Visio
9 51 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
10 47 (0.53%) Chatbot
11 36 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
12 19 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
13 17 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
14 14 (0.16%) Stata
15 10 (0.11%) Flinto
15 10 (0.11%) GIMP
16 9 (0.10%) Weka
17 8 (0.091%) GNU Octave
18 7 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
19 6 (0.068%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 60 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 54 (0.61%) Eloqua
3 39 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 32 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 27 (0.31%) Actimize
6 26 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
6 26 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 25 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 25 (0.28%) NetSuite
8 24 (0.27%) SAP BPC
9 18 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
10 17 (0.19%) SAP ERP
11 16 (0.18%) Unica
12 13 (0.15%) Magento
12 13 (0.15%) SAP CO
12 13 (0.15%) SAP FI
12 13 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
13 12 (0.14%) SAP GRC
14 11 (0.12%) FastStats
15 10 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1,268 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,247 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
3 722 (8.19%) Google Analytics
4 332 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 328 (3.72%) SaaS
6 243 (2.76%) PaaS
7 191 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
8 166 (1.88%) Adobe Analytics
9 145 (1.64%) Office 365
10 133 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
11 131 (1.49%) AdWords
12 126 (1.43%) Serverless
13 112 (1.27%) IaaS
14 103 (1.17%) npm
15 89 (1.01%) Google Tag Manager
16 76 (0.86%) Data Lake Analytics
17 61 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
18 59 (0.67%) GitHub
19 56 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
20 54 (0.61%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 222 (2.52%) Firewall
2 183 (2.08%) Internet
3 99 (1.12%) HTTP
4 90 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 78 (0.88%) DNS
6 60 (0.68%) Wireshark
7 59 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 58 (0.66%) WAN
9 52 (0.59%) LAN
10 47 (0.53%) VPN
11 42 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
12 35 (0.40%) Intranet
12 35 (0.40%) Wireless
13 34 (0.39%) Network Security
14 33 (0.37%) SSL
15 32 (0.36%) SAN
16 27 (0.31%) Bluetooth
17 23 (0.26%) Skype
18 19 (0.22%) DHCP
18 19 (0.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,640 (18.60%) Big Data
2 1,241 (14.08%) SQL Server
3 1,168 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
4 887 (10.06%) Hadoop
5 886 (10.05%) Power BI
6 653 (7.41%) NoSQL
7 597 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 562 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 435 (4.93%) Relational Database
9 435 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 386 (4.38%) QlikView
11 382 (4.33%) Data Lake
12 370 (4.20%) MongoDB
13 365 (4.14%) Apache Hive
14 314 (3.56%) MySQL
15 237 (2.69%) Data Mining
16 232 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
17 228 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
18 213 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
19 185 (2.10%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 616 (6.99%) Git (software)
2 365 (4.14%) JIRA
3 311 (3.53%) Jenkins
4 244 (2.77%) Visual Studio
5 166 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 164 (1.86%) Selenium
7 138 (1.57%) TeamCity
8 112 (1.27%) gulp
9 111 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 102 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
11 95 (1.08%) Maven
12 93 (1.05%) webpack
13 82 (0.93%) Subversion
14 77 (0.87%) Mocha
15 76 (0.86%) Protractor
16 72 (0.82%) Bower
17 71 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
18 69 (0.78%) Sinon.JS
19 67 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 61 (0.69%) Axure RP
General
1 2,344 (26.59%) Finance
2 1,260 (14.29%) Marketing
3 861 (9.77%) Retail
4 688 (7.80%) Banking
5 304 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 277 (3.14%) Advertising
7 251 (2.85%) Investment Banking
8 208 (2.36%) Manufacturing
9 206 (2.34%) Front Office
9 206 (2.34%) Games
10 175 (1.99%) Legal
11 155 (1.76%) Publishing
12 132 (1.50%) Law
13 122 (1.38%) Financial Institution
14 109 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 98 (1.11%) Electronics
16 61 (0.69%) Back Office
17 60 (0.68%) Automotive
18 46 (0.52%) Military
19 40 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,046 (23.21%) Developer
2 1,363 (15.46%) Analyst
3 699 (7.93%) Architect
4 597 (6.77%) Consultant
5 493 (5.59%) Data Scientist
6 409 (4.64%) Data Analyst
7 408 (4.63%) Data Engineer
8 353 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 298 (3.38%) Java Developer
10 297 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 240 (2.72%) Data Architect
12 238 (2.70%) Software Engineer
13 222 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
14 210 (2.38%) .NET Developer
15 207 (2.35%) Data Consultant
16 198 (2.25%) C# Developer
17 197 (2.23%) Business Analyst
18 196 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
19 194 (2.20%) Designer
20 191 (2.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,024 (11.62%) HTML
2 793 (9.00%) CSS
3 772 (8.76%) .NET
4 551 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 475 (5.39%) Web Services
6 387 (4.39%) HTML5
7 386 (4.38%) React
8 362 (4.11%) Kafka
9 340 (3.86%) jQuery
10 314 (3.56%) Node.js
11 258 (2.93%) RESTful
12 249 (2.82%) Spring
13 238 (2.70%) XML
14 228 (2.59%) ASP.NET
15 213 (2.42%) CSS3
16 204 (2.31%) JSON
17 196 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
17 196 (2.22%) REST
18 180 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 172 (1.95%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1,630 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1,003 (11.38%) Computer Science
3 861 (9.77%) User Experience
4 525 (5.96%) Algorithms
5 306 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
6 287 (3.26%) Fintech
7 262 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 225 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
9 223 (2.53%) Data Structures
10 220 (2.50%) Social Media
11 216 (2.45%) Mobile App
12 146 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
13 136 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
14 131 (1.49%) Derivative
15 129 (1.46%) Equities
16 116 (1.32%) Credit Risk
17 103 (1.17%) Hedge funds
18 102 (1.16%) NHS
19 96 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 95 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 722 (8.19%) Linux
2 489 (5.55%) Windows
3 222 (2.52%) Unix
4 204 (2.31%) Android
5 155 (1.76%) Apple iOS
6 116 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 72 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (0.37%) CentOS
11 28 (0.32%) VMS
12 26 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 25 (0.28%) Solaris
13 25 (0.28%) Windows 10
14 24 (0.27%) Debian
15 23 (0.26%) AIX
16 19 (0.22%) HPUX
17 10 (0.11%) FreeBSD
18 8 (0.091%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,684 (30.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2,100 (23.82%) Business Intelligence
3 1,951 (22.13%) Data Analytics
4 1,502 (17.04%) Data Science
5 1,331 (15.10%) Problem-Solving
6 1,229 (13.94%) Visualisation
7 1,184 (13.43%) Machine Learning
8 1,020 (11.57%) ETL
9 861 (9.77%) Software Engineering
10 848 (9.62%) Mathematics
11 831 (9.43%) Data Modelling
12 766 (8.69%) DevOps
13 761 (8.63%) Artificial Intelligence
14 739 (8.38%) Scrum
15 701 (7.95%) Data Analysis
16 694 (7.87%) Data Visualisation
17 687 (7.79%) Project Management
18 663 (7.52%) Decision-Making
19 641 (7.27%) Data Management
20 611 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3,094 (35.10%) SQL
2 2,009 (22.79%) Python
3 1,495 (16.96%) Java
4 1,302 (14.77%) JavaScript
5 928 (10.53%) C#
6 911 (10.33%) R
7 520 (5.90%) C++
8 482 (5.47%) T-SQL
9 429 (4.87%) Scala
10 313 (3.55%) C
11 263 (2.98%) PowerShell
12 208 (2.36%) PHP
13 203 (2.30%) VBA
14 133 (1.51%) Java 8
15 130 (1.47%) Ruby
16 128 (1.45%) Bash Shell
17 109 (1.24%) MATLAB
18 106 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 103 (1.17%) Perl
20 101 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 2,051 (23.26%) Degree
2 363 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 279 (3.16%) PhD
4 266 (3.02%) Security Cleared
5 183 (2.08%) SC Cleared
6 178 (2.02%) Master's Degree
7 164 (1.86%) CISSP
8 146 (1.66%) Numerate Degree
9 116 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 95 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
11 87 (0.99%) DV Cleared
12 82 (0.93%) MCSE
13 70 (0.79%) MBA
14 63 (0.71%) SAFe Agilist
15 54 (0.61%) PMI Certification
16 52 (0.59%) CEH
17 49 (0.56%) CCIE
17 49 (0.56%) SANS
18 47 (0.53%) CCNP
19 46 (0.52%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 449 (5.09%) QA
2 410 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 110 (1.25%) SLA
4 102 (1.16%) GDPR
5 83 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 80 (0.91%) PMO
7 33 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 24 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 18 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
9 18 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 17 (0.19%) COBIT
10 17 (0.19%) WCAG
11 15 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 15 (0.17%) Solvency II
12 14 (0.16%) MiFID
13 10 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
13 10 (0.11%) GPG13
14 7 (0.079%) IFRS
14 7 (0.079%) IFRS 9
15 6 (0.068%) GxP
System Software
1 365 (4.14%) Docker
2 166 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 101 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 93 (1.05%) HDFS
5 67 (0.76%) Apache Flume
6 33 (0.37%) VirtualBox
7 31 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 24 (0.27%) Snort
8 24 (0.27%) XenApp
9 16 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 16 (0.18%) KVM
10 15 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 13 (0.15%) vSphere
12 12 (0.14%) NFS
12 12 (0.14%) Samba
12 12 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.11%) pfSense
14 8 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.079%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 184 (2.09%) Ansible
2 177 (2.01%) Kubernetes
3 150 (1.70%) Puppet
4 132 (1.50%) Terraform
5 127 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 81 (0.92%) Hadoop YARN
7 78 (0.88%) Oozie
8 53 (0.60%) RSA Security Analytics
9 42 (0.48%) Kibana
10 37 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
10 37 (0.42%) SCCM
11 31 (0.35%) Mesos
11 31 (0.35%) ZABBIX
12 26 (0.29%) Nagios
13 24 (0.27%) Stealthwatch
14 17 (0.19%) Packer
14 17 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
15 16 (0.18%) NetBackup
16 15 (0.17%) logstash
16 15 (0.17%) Suricata
Vendors
1 1,295 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 1,182 (13.41%) Google
3 1,032 (11.71%) Tableau
4 592 (6.72%) Oracle
5 502 (5.69%) SAP
6 407 (4.62%) Adobe
7 244 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
8 188 (2.13%) IBM
9 186 (2.11%) Informatica
10 164 (1.86%) VMware
11 162 (1.84%) Cloudera
12 148 (1.68%) Talend
13 130 (1.47%) Splunk
14 129 (1.46%) Cognos
15 128 (1.45%) Hortonworks
16 118 (1.34%) Alteryx
17 116 (1.32%) Cisco
18 95 (1.08%) Red Hat
19 80 (0.91%) Cognizant
19 80 (0.91%) MicroStrategy