Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 51 59
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 9,645 9,066 9,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.90% 5.43% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 5.99% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7,016 6,791 7,534
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,058 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £92,500
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 148,233 151,338 172,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.66% 90.72% 90.04%
Number of salaries quoted 119,328 122,581 144,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 5,783 £65,000 +4.00% 739
South East +19 1,281 £50,000 - 190
North of England -9 870 £45,000 - 222
Midlands +26 781 £42,500 - 100
West Midlands +54 596 £42,500 +2.41% 59
East of England +49 511 £55,000 +10.00% 77
North West -11 480 £47,500 +5.56% 154
South West +20 373 £45,000 -5.26% 64
Yorkshire -1 338 £45,000 - 59
East Midlands -25 183 £40,000 -6.98% 41
North East -19 56 £42,750 +5.56% 9
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 3,349 (34.72%) SQL
2 2,700 (27.99%) Agile Software Development
3 2,417 (25.06%) Finance
4 2,243 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2,239 (23.21%) Big Data
6 2,210 (22.91%) Data Analytics
7 2,135 (22.14%) Python
8 2,113 (21.91%) Degree
9 1,849 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
10 1,743 (18.07%) Java
11 1,580 (16.38%) Data Science
12 1,542 (15.99%) Marketing
13 1,432 (14.85%) SQL Server
14 1,396 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
15 1,317 (13.65%) Machine Learning
16 1,279 (13.26%) Microsoft
17 1,244 (12.90%) JavaScript
18 1,206 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
19 1,203 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
20 1,176 (12.19%) ETL
21 1,171 (12.14%) Google
22 1,153 (11.95%) Visualisation
23 1,139 (11.81%) Hadoop
24 1,100 (11.40%) Data Warehouse
25 1,064 (11.03%) Computer Science
26 1,014 (10.51%) Tableau
27 1,013 (10.50%) User Experience
28 1,010 (10.47%) HTML
29 1,003 (10.40%) Apache Spark
30 961 (9.96%) Mathematics

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 1,003 (10.40%) Apache Spark
2 604 (6.26%) SAS
3 307 (3.18%) CMS
4 269 (2.79%) Apache
5 189 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 133 (1.38%) SharePoint
7 117 (1.21%) Confluence
8 100 (1.04%) Apache Pig
9 91 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 78 (0.81%) IIS
11 77 (0.80%) Apache Solr
12 74 (0.77%) EPiServer
13 72 (0.75%) WordPress
14 65 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
15 58 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
16 55 (0.57%) Tomcat
17 53 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 29 (0.30%) JBoss
19 26 (0.27%) WebSphere
20 24 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 625 (6.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 210 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
3 151 (1.57%) SPSS
4 134 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 107 (1.11%) Photoshop
6 63 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 57 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
8 52 (0.54%) MS Visio
9 49 (0.51%) InVision
10 44 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 35 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
12 23 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
13 20 (0.21%) Stata
14 14 (0.15%) InDesign
15 11 (0.11%) Chatbot
16 8 (0.083%) GIMP
16 8 (0.083%) Weka
17 7 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
17 7 (0.073%) Adobe Premiere
17 7 (0.073%) EViews
Business Applications
1 71 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (0.66%) Eloqua
3 32 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 31 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
4 31 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
5 30 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 23 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 23 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 22 (0.23%) Unica
8 20 (0.21%) Magento
8 20 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 19 (0.20%) Relativity
9 19 (0.20%) SAP HCM
10 17 (0.18%) Actimize
11 16 (0.17%) NetSuite
12 15 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 14 (0.15%) Veritas eDiscovery
13 14 (0.15%) Workday HCM
14 13 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
14 13 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1,206 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1,203 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 750 (7.78%) Google Analytics
4 345 (3.58%) SaaS
5 260 (2.70%) Azure Data Factory
6 245 (2.54%) Adobe Analytics
7 241 (2.50%) PaaS
8 198 (2.05%) AdWords
9 196 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
10 177 (1.84%) Serverless
11 174 (1.80%) IaaS
12 149 (1.54%) Office 365
13 144 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
14 122 (1.26%) Amazon S3
15 112 (1.16%) npm
16 103 (1.07%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 99 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
18 83 (0.86%) GitHub
19 82 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
20 79 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 216 (2.24%) Firewall
2 179 (1.86%) Internet
3 98 (1.02%) DNS
4 90 (0.93%) HTTP
5 73 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 49 (0.51%) Network Security
6 49 (0.51%) Wireless
7 46 (0.48%) SMS
8 45 (0.47%) Unified Communications
9 44 (0.46%) VPN
10 42 (0.44%) SAN
11 41 (0.43%) LAN
12 40 (0.41%) WAN
13 39 (0.40%) SSL
13 39 (0.40%) Wireless Security
14 34 (0.35%) DHCP
14 34 (0.35%) Intranet
15 30 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
16 25 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,239 (23.21%) Big Data
2 1,432 (14.85%) SQL Server
3 1,139 (11.81%) Hadoop
4 1,100 (11.40%) Data Warehouse
5 868 (9.00%) Power BI
6 686 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 648 (6.72%) NoSQL
8 628 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 538 (5.58%) Data Lake
10 516 (5.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 472 (4.89%) MongoDB
12 460 (4.77%) Relational Database
13 397 (4.12%) Apache Hive
14 318 (3.30%) MySQL
14 318 (3.30%) QlikView
15 293 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
16 273 (2.83%) Data Mining
17 235 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
18 209 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
19 201 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 611 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 352 (3.65%) Jenkins
3 334 (3.46%) JIRA
4 298 (3.09%) Visual Studio
5 183 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 161 (1.67%) Selenium
7 153 (1.59%) TeamCity
8 133 (1.38%) gulp
9 106 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 105 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
11 95 (0.98%) Subversion
12 86 (0.89%) webpack
13 75 (0.78%) Mocha
14 74 (0.77%) Karma Test Runner
15 72 (0.75%) Protractor
16 71 (0.74%) Bower
16 71 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 69 (0.72%) Axure RP
18 67 (0.69%) Sinon.JS
19 65 (0.67%) Maven
General
1 2,417 (25.06%) Finance
2 1,542 (15.99%) Marketing
3 863 (8.95%) Banking
4 776 (8.05%) Retail
5 406 (4.21%) Investment Banking
6 392 (4.06%) Advertising
7 272 (2.82%) Front Office
8 261 (2.71%) Games
9 245 (2.54%) Financial Institution
10 234 (2.43%) Telecoms
11 195 (2.02%) Legal
12 173 (1.79%) Manufacturing
13 154 (1.60%) Law
14 135 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 130 (1.35%) Publishing
16 83 (0.86%) Retail Banking
17 71 (0.74%) Electronics
18 59 (0.61%) Back Office
19 57 (0.59%) Automotive
20 47 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 2,218 (23.00%) Developer
2 1,435 (14.88%) Analyst
3 779 (8.08%) Consultant
4 767 (7.95%) Architect
5 519 (5.38%) Data Scientist
6 444 (4.60%) Data Engineer
7 389 (4.03%) Senior Developer
8 336 (3.48%) Data Analyst
9 324 (3.36%) Java Developer
10 300 (3.11%) Data Architect
11 297 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 264 (2.74%) Analytics Manager
13 232 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
14 228 (2.36%) Software Engineer
15 223 (2.31%) Designer
16 221 (2.29%) Business Analyst
17 219 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
18 218 (2.26%) C# Developer
19 216 (2.24%) .NET Developer
20 206 (2.14%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,010 (10.47%) HTML
2 802 (8.32%) .NET
3 751 (7.79%) CSS
4 608 (6.30%) AngularJS
5 577 (5.98%) Web Services
6 512 (5.31%) Kafka
7 396 (4.11%) RESTful
8 350 (3.63%) jQuery
9 332 (3.44%) React
10 328 (3.40%) REST
10 328 (3.40%) XML
11 302 (3.13%) HTML5
12 298 (3.09%) Spring
13 278 (2.88%) Node.js
14 241 (2.50%) ASP.NET
15 230 (2.38%) Natural Language Processing
16 224 (2.32%) JSON
17 192 (1.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 191 (1.98%) CSS3
19 176 (1.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1,849 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1,064 (11.03%) Computer Science
3 1,013 (10.50%) User Experience
4 555 (5.75%) Algorithms
5 390 (4.04%) Fintech
6 374 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
7 329 (3.41%) Management Information System
8 319 (3.31%) Social Media
9 263 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
9 263 (2.73%) Mobile App
10 261 (2.71%) Data Structures
11 198 (2.05%) Cyberthreat
11 198 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
12 158 (1.64%) Credit Risk
13 153 (1.59%) Derivative
14 148 (1.53%) Equities
15 132 (1.37%) Data Centre
16 131 (1.36%) Virtual Team
17 109 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 94 (0.97%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 892 (9.25%) Linux
2 452 (4.69%) Windows
3 268 (2.78%) Unix
4 172 (1.78%) Android
5 148 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 85 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 58 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (0.37%) Solaris
9 34 (0.35%) AIX
10 33 (0.34%) CentOS
11 32 (0.33%) HPUX
11 32 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 24 (0.25%) Windows 10
13 21 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (0.21%) Windows 7
15 19 (0.20%) VMS
16 15 (0.16%) Debian
17 8 (0.083%) Fedora
17 8 (0.083%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,700 (27.99%) Agile Software Development
2 2,243 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 2,210 (22.91%) Data Analytics
4 1,580 (16.38%) Data Science
5 1,396 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
6 1,317 (13.65%) Machine Learning
7 1,176 (12.19%) ETL
8 1,153 (11.95%) Visualisation
9 961 (9.96%) Mathematics
10 875 (9.07%) Software Engineering
11 835 (8.66%) Data Modelling
12 750 (7.78%) DevOps
13 688 (7.13%) Data Analysis
14 684 (7.09%) Project Management
15 666 (6.91%) Scrum
16 665 (6.89%) Data Management
17 660 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
18 617 (6.40%) Data Visualisation
19 603 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
20 573 (5.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3,349 (34.72%) SQL
2 2,135 (22.14%) Python
3 1,743 (18.07%) Java
4 1,244 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 918 (9.52%) R
6 882 (9.14%) C#
7 659 (6.83%) Scala
8 581 (6.02%) C++
9 453 (4.70%) T-SQL
10 336 (3.48%) C
11 253 (2.62%) VBA
12 239 (2.48%) PowerShell
13 221 (2.29%) MATLAB
14 218 (2.26%) PHP
15 187 (1.94%) Perl
16 139 (1.44%) Ruby
17 136 (1.41%) Shell Script
18 135 (1.40%) Java 8
19 125 (1.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 125 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2,113 (21.91%) Degree
2 388 (4.02%) PhD
3 323 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 240 (2.49%) Security Cleared
5 195 (2.02%) Master's Degree
6 152 (1.58%) Numerate Degree
7 136 (1.41%) CISSP
8 120 (1.24%) SC Cleared
9 106 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 93 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
11 77 (0.80%) MCSE
12 73 (0.76%) SAFe Agilist
13 71 (0.74%) CCIE
14 69 (0.72%) CCNP
15 63 (0.65%) PMI Certification
16 53 (0.55%) CISM
17 52 (0.54%) CCNA
18 48 (0.50%) CISA
18 48 (0.50%) DV Cleared
19 47 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 448 (4.64%) Data Quality
2 426 (4.42%) QA
3 120 (1.24%) SLA
4 97 (1.01%) GDPR
5 78 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 55 (0.57%) PMO
7 46 (0.48%) GCP
8 37 (0.38%) COBIT
9 35 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 34 (0.35%) PCI DSS
11 23 (0.24%) MiFID
12 21 (0.22%) WCAG
13 20 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
14 16 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 15 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 12 (0.12%) Solvency II
17 9 (0.093%) EMIR
18 8 (0.083%) GPG13
19 6 (0.062%) IFRS
19 6 (0.062%) PMBOK
System Software
1 437 (4.53%) Docker
2 182 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 174 (1.80%) HDFS
4 122 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 111 (1.15%) Apache Flume
6 79 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
7 35 (0.36%) Hyper-V
8 28 (0.29%) VirtualBox
9 27 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 25 (0.26%) Snort
11 21 (0.22%) NFS
11 21 (0.22%) XenApp
12 15 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (0.15%) VMware NSX
14 13 (0.13%) XenDesktop
15 12 (0.12%) Firmware
16 11 (0.11%) KVM
17 8 (0.083%) pfSense
17 8 (0.083%) Samba
18 6 (0.062%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 181 (1.88%) Ansible
2 176 (1.82%) Kubernetes
3 133 (1.38%) Terraform
4 121 (1.25%) Puppet
5 108 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 78 (0.81%) Oozie
7 56 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
8 50 (0.52%) Kibana
9 49 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
10 28 (0.29%) Ambari
10 28 (0.29%) SCCM
11 25 (0.26%) NetBackup
11 25 (0.26%) RSA Security Analytics
12 21 (0.22%) Nagios
12 21 (0.22%) Suricata
13 20 (0.21%) Packer
13 20 (0.21%) QRadar
14 19 (0.20%) Salt
14 19 (0.20%) ZABBIX
15 18 (0.19%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1,279 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 1,171 (12.14%) Google
3 1,014 (10.51%) Tableau
4 790 (8.19%) Oracle
5 451 (4.68%) Adobe
6 404 (4.19%) SAP
7 253 (2.62%) Talend
8 220 (2.28%) IBM
9 212 (2.20%) Informatica
10 203 (2.10%) Cloudera
11 190 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
12 158 (1.64%) Alteryx
13 146 (1.51%) VMware
14 145 (1.50%) Cognizant
15 142 (1.47%) Twitter
16 138 (1.43%) Splunk
17 132 (1.37%) Cisco
18 128 (1.33%) Cognos
19 126 (1.31%) MicroStrategy
20 122 (1.26%) Hortonworks