Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 26 38 35
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 9,512 2,709 8,451
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 8.84% 6.03% 6.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.40% 6.46% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5,659 2,182 6,629
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £34,450
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +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 101,229 41,959 120,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.13% 93.34% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68,535 35,037 96,651
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +9.52% +2.94%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,300 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +11 5,557 £70,000 - 671
South East +40 1,115 £60,000 +9.09% 173
North of England +36 1,035 £50,000 -4.76% 238
Midlands +27 665 £51,000 - 131
South West +18 587 £47,500 +5.56% 82
North West +17 566 £50,000 -5.66% 143
West Midlands +27 480 £52,500 -4.55% 82
Yorkshire +69 413 £51,500 +0.49% 67
East of England +24 378 £55,000 +2.33% 78
East Midlands +7 181 £50,000 +27.39% 49
North East +7 58 £45,000 +15.38% 28
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 3,447 (36.24%) SQL
2 3,134 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
3 3,078 (32.36%) Python
4 2,453 (25.79%) Business Intelligence
5 2,414 (25.38%) Finance
6 2,342 (24.62%) Social Skills
7 2,333 (24.53%) Azure
8 2,249 (23.64%) AWS
9 2,182 (22.94%) Data Analytics
10 1,801 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
11 1,751 (18.41%) Data Science
12 1,573 (16.54%) Visualisation
13 1,556 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
14 1,535 (16.14%) Power Platform
15 1,497 (15.74%) DevOps
16 1,482 (15.58%) Degree
16 1,482 (15.58%) Power BI
17 1,413 (14.85%) Java
18 1,397 (14.69%) JavaScript
19 1,368 (14.38%) Software Engineering
20 1,322 (13.90%) Data Warehouse
21 1,313 (13.80%) Google
22 1,310 (13.77%) Marketing
23 1,276 (13.41%) Machine Learning
24 1,268 (13.33%) Microsoft
25 1,256 (13.20%) Big Data
26 1,215 (12.77%) Data Modelling
27 1,193 (12.54%) ETL
28 1,177 (12.37%) Artificial Intelligence
29 1,165 (12.25%) Docker

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
1 683 (7.18%) Apache Spark
2 271 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
3 237 (2.49%) SAS
4 219 (2.30%) Apache
5 204 (2.14%) CMS
6 201 (2.11%) Apache Airflow
7 187 (1.97%) Confluence
8 93 (0.98%) SharePoint
9 51 (0.54%) WordPress
10 40 (0.42%) Jupyter
11 32 (0.34%) Luigi
12 28 (0.29%) IIS
13 26 (0.27%) Appian
13 26 (0.27%) nginx
14 22 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 21 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
16 20 (0.21%) Apache Pig
16 20 (0.21%) Apache Solr
16 20 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
17 19 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 606 (6.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 223 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
3 139 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 74 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 68 (0.71%) Figma
5 68 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 66 (0.69%) Sketch
7 54 (0.57%) InVision
8 38 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 35 (0.37%) Chatbot
10 30 (0.32%) Adobe XD
11 29 (0.30%) SPSS
12 28 (0.29%) Campfire
13 26 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 19 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
15 15 (0.16%) Marvel
16 13 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
17 10 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
17 10 (0.11%) UserZoom
18 5 (0.053%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 59 (0.62%) Shopify
2 45 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
3 38 (0.40%) FastStats
3 38 (0.40%) Magento
3 38 (0.40%) Sentinel
4 37 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
5 33 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
6 28 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 28 (0.29%) NetSuite
7 23 (0.24%) IBM Planning Analytics
8 21 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 14 (0.15%) WebTrends
10 12 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
10 12 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
11 11 (0.12%) Eloqua
11 11 (0.12%) SAP BPC
11 11 (0.12%) SAP MDG
12 10 (0.11%) Primavera
13 9 (0.095%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 9 (0.095%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2,333 (24.53%) Azure
2 2,249 (23.64%) AWS
3 1,535 (16.14%) Power Platform
4 1,144 (12.03%) GCP
5 755 (7.94%) Serverless
6 694 (7.30%) Google Analytics
7 448 (4.71%) SaaS
8 413 (4.34%) GitHub
9 394 (4.14%) Snowflake
10 338 (3.55%) Azure Data Factory
11 316 (3.32%) AWS Lambda
12 292 (3.07%) Amazon S3
13 227 (2.39%) PaaS
14 199 (2.09%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 156 (1.64%) IaaS
16 153 (1.61%) Microsoft 365
17 147 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
18 146 (1.53%) Amazon ECS
19 142 (1.49%) Azure Cosmos DB
20 130 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 159 (1.67%) Broadband
2 142 (1.49%) Internet
3 110 (1.16%) Firewall
4 89 (0.94%) HTTP
5 86 (0.90%) TCP/IP
6 66 (0.69%) VPN
7 64 (0.67%) DNS
8 29 (0.30%) Extranet
9 28 (0.29%) Bluetooth
9 28 (0.29%) DVB
10 20 (0.21%) 5G
10 20 (0.21%) WebEx
11 18 (0.19%) Network Security
12 17 (0.18%) AMQP
12 17 (0.18%) SNA
13 16 (0.17%) SMS
14 14 (0.15%) DHCP
14 14 (0.15%) Intranet
15 13 (0.14%) 4G
16 11 (0.12%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,482 (15.58%) Power BI
2 1,322 (13.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1,256 (13.20%) Big Data
4 1,077 (11.32%) Tableau
5 954 (10.03%) SQL Server
6 579 (6.09%) NoSQL
7 573 (6.02%) Data Lake
8 546 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
9 504 (5.30%) Relational Database
10 486 (5.11%) Hadoop
11 443 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 403 (4.24%) MySQL
13 387 (4.07%) MongoDB
14 363 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 361 (3.80%) Amazon Redshift
16 322 (3.39%) BigQuery
17 300 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 230 (2.42%) Looker
19 221 (2.32%) Azure SQL Database
20 196 (2.06%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 712 (7.49%) Jenkins
2 595 (6.26%) Git (software)
3 480 (5.05%) JIRA
4 143 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 115 (1.21%) GitLab
6 83 (0.87%) Cypress.io
7 82 (0.86%) Visual Studio
8 78 (0.82%) TeamCity
9 72 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 67 (0.70%) Selenium
11 64 (0.67%) webpack
12 63 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 57 (0.60%) Bitbucket
13 57 (0.60%) CircleCI
13 57 (0.60%) Maven
14 53 (0.56%) Vagrant
15 44 (0.46%) Travis CI
16 43 (0.45%) Cucumber
16 43 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 40 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2,414 (25.38%) Finance
2 2,342 (24.62%) Social Skills
3 1,801 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1,310 (13.77%) Marketing
5 633 (6.65%) Retail
6 414 (4.35%) Presentation Skills
7 398 (4.18%) Banking
8 316 (3.32%) Law
9 293 (3.08%) Legal
10 277 (2.91%) Front Office
11 268 (2.82%) Advertising
12 254 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
13 243 (2.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 237 (2.49%) Organisational Skills
15 223 (2.34%) Influencing Skills
16 221 (2.32%) Games
17 217 (2.28%) Publishing
18 181 (1.90%) Manufacturing
19 180 (1.89%) Public Sector
20 146 (1.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1,904 (20.02%) Developer
2 1,279 (13.45%) Analyst
3 846 (8.89%) Data Engineer
4 813 (8.55%) Architect
5 551 (5.79%) Software Engineer
6 496 (5.21%) Data Analyst
7 410 (4.31%) Consultant
8 380 (3.99%) Data Architect
9 334 (3.51%) Senior Developer
10 312 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 274 (2.88%) Data Scientist
12 253 (2.66%) Python Developer
13 250 (2.63%) Java Developer
14 245 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
15 224 (2.35%) Python Engineer
16 210 (2.21%) Senior Analyst
17 209 (2.20%) Azure Engineer
18 193 (2.03%) Full Stack Developer
19 188 (1.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 179 (1.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 949 (9.98%) React
2 734 (7.72%) HTML
3 599 (6.30%) Node.js
4 592 (6.22%) Kafka
5 581 (6.11%) CSS
6 557 (5.86%) REST
7 463 (4.87%) .NET
8 441 (4.64%) AngularJS
9 423 (4.45%) GraphQL
10 415 (4.36%) Web Services
11 286 (3.01%) Spring
12 229 (2.41%) Middleware
13 209 (2.20%) RESTful
14 204 (2.14%) Redux
15 194 (2.04%) HTML5
16 185 (1.94%) JSON
17 173 (1.82%) .NET Core
18 162 (1.70%) Vue.js
19 160 (1.68%) PySpark
20 158 (1.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 860 (9.04%) User Experience
2 404 (4.25%) Management Information System
3 367 (3.86%) Algorithms
4 345 (3.63%) Social Media
5 339 (3.56%) Life Science
6 298 (3.13%) Derivative
7 245 (2.58%) Equities
8 244 (2.57%) Hedge funds
9 240 (2.52%) Data Structures
10 204 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
10 204 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
11 203 (2.13%) Mobile App
12 197 (2.07%) Public Cloud
13 166 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 156 (1.64%) Fixed Income
15 155 (1.63%) Virtual Team
16 151 (1.59%) Cloud Native
17 118 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
18 100 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
19 96 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 535 (5.62%) Linux
2 340 (3.57%) Windows
3 178 (1.87%) Unix
4 172 (1.81%) Android
5 163 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 66 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 55 (0.58%) Windows Server
8 46 (0.48%) VMS
9 41 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (0.39%) CentOS
11 34 (0.36%) Mesosphere
12 24 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (0.21%) Windows 10
14 16 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
16 13 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
18 5 (0.053%) Windows Server 2019
19 4 (0.042%) DC/OS
20 3 (0.032%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,134 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 2,453 (25.79%) Business Intelligence
3 2,182 (22.94%) Data Analytics
4 1,751 (18.41%) Data Science
5 1,573 (16.54%) Visualisation
6 1,556 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
7 1,497 (15.74%) DevOps
8 1,368 (14.38%) Software Engineering
9 1,276 (13.41%) Machine Learning
10 1,215 (12.77%) Data Modelling
11 1,193 (12.54%) ETL
12 1,177 (12.37%) Artificial Intelligence
13 905 (9.51%) Computer Science
14 902 (9.48%) Microservices
15 882 (9.27%) Data Visualisation
16 865 (9.09%) Scrum
17 840 (8.83%) Data Management
18 839 (8.82%) Data Engineering
19 813 (8.55%) Mentoring
20 728 (7.65%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3,447 (36.24%) SQL
2 3,078 (32.36%) Python
3 1,413 (14.85%) Java
4 1,397 (14.69%) JavaScript
5 730 (7.67%) C#
6 607 (6.38%) TypeScript
7 580 (6.10%) R
8 389 (4.09%) Scala
9 367 (3.86%) C++
10 349 (3.67%) PowerShell
11 318 (3.34%) T-SQL
12 298 (3.13%) Go
13 274 (2.88%) C
14 209 (2.20%) Bash Shell
15 196 (2.06%) PHP
16 174 (1.83%) Java 8
17 165 (1.73%) Ruby
18 134 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 133 (1.40%) VBA
20 126 (1.32%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1,482 (15.58%) Degree
2 460 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 394 (4.14%) SC Cleared
4 262 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 171 (1.80%) Master's Degree
6 166 (1.75%) PhD
7 130 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
8 120 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 48 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
9 48 (0.50%) CISSP
10 38 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 35 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
12 33 (0.35%) GCIA
12 33 (0.35%) GCIH
12 33 (0.35%) SANS
13 32 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
14 31 (0.33%) MBA
15 29 (0.30%) GCFA
16 28 (0.29%) AWS Certification
16 28 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 543 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 459 (4.83%) QA
3 277 (2.91%) GDPR
4 128 (1.35%) Accessibility
5 48 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 47 (0.49%) Good Clinical Practice
7 45 (0.47%) SLA
8 31 (0.33%) CDISC
9 29 (0.30%) WCAG
10 26 (0.27%) PMO
11 22 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
12 21 (0.22%) GRC
13 20 (0.21%) Solvency II
14 17 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 15 (0.16%) GxP
16 13 (0.14%) COBIT
17 11 (0.12%) NIST
18 10 (0.11%) PCI DSS
18 10 (0.11%) SOC 2
19 9 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1,165 (12.25%) Docker
2 184 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 113 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
5 51 (0.54%) VirtualBox
6 29 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
7 27 (0.28%) HDFS
8 22 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (0.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 11 (0.12%) VMware Server
10 9 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.074%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.053%) Snort
13 4 (0.042%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.042%) vSphere
14 3 (0.032%) Firmware
15 2 (0.021%) LXC
15 2 (0.021%) VMware NSX
16 1 (0.011%) Slurm Workload Manager
16 1 (0.011%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 890 (9.36%) Kubernetes
2 628 (6.60%) Terraform
3 362 (3.81%) Ansible
4 162 (1.70%) Puppet
5 157 (1.65%) Prometheus
6 129 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
7 127 (1.34%) Grafana
8 71 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
9 49 (0.52%) Kibana
10 38 (0.40%) Istio
10 38 (0.40%) logstash
11 34 (0.36%) Automic
12 21 (0.22%) Apache Brooklyn
13 17 (0.18%) Consul
13 17 (0.18%) Oozie
14 15 (0.16%) Mesos
15 14 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
16 13 (0.14%) Kubeflow
16 13 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
16 13 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1,313 (13.80%) Google
2 1,268 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 485 (5.10%) Oracle
4 395 (4.15%) Databricks
5 360 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
6 343 (3.61%) SAP
7 341 (3.58%) Adobe
8 194 (2.04%) IBM
9 149 (1.57%) Informatica
10 142 (1.49%) Alteryx
11 140 (1.47%) Talend
12 131 (1.38%) VMware
13 119 (1.25%) Splunk
14 114 (1.20%) Facebook
15 113 (1.19%) LexisNexis
16 104 (1.09%) Citrix
17 100 (1.05%) YouTube
18 98 (1.03%) Teradata
19 97 (1.02%) Cloudera
20 91 (0.96%) Apple