Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Acquisition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Acquisition over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Acquisition
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1017 1050 1094
Rank change year-on-year +33 +44 +23
Permanent jobs citing Data Acquisition 144 137 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.078% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.088% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 156 97 141
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £100,000 £87,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -10.00%

Data Acquisition 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 150110 156499 179795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.94% 89.48% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119924 130849 150343
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.56%

Data Acquisition
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Acquisition as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Acquisition in England

Data Acquisition
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Acquisition in England.

Salary trend for Data Acquisition in England

Data Acquisition
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Acquisition in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Acquisition in England

Data Acquisition
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Acquisition within the England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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 -24 50 £45,000 - 6
East of England +32 37 £40,000 - 4
Midlands +66 34 £70,000 +75.00% 2
West Midlands - 33 £70,000 -
South East +75 27 £40,000 +23.08% 5
South West +15 8 £37,500 -30.56%
East Midlands +15 1 - - 2
North of England -29 1 £27,500 -31.25%
North West -37 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Data Acquisition
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Data Acquisition also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Data Acquisition.

1 55 (38.19%) Analytics
2 46 (31.94%) Finance
3 44 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (29.86%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (29.17%) Degree
6 38 (26.39%) Mathematics
7 32 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 32 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 31 (21.53%) Data Integration
8 31 (21.53%) Presales
9 30 (20.83%) Data Analysis
9 30 (20.83%) SQL
9 30 (20.83%) UML
10 29 (20.14%) C
10 29 (20.14%) Telecoms
10 29 (20.14%) Migration
10 29 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (20.14%) TOGAF
10 29 (20.14%) Data Migration
11 28 (19.44%) Software Engineering
11 28 (19.44%) C++
12 27 (18.75%) Banking
12 27 (18.75%) Asset Management
12 27 (18.75%) Physics
12 27 (18.75%) ArchiMate
12 27 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
12 27 (18.75%) Data Ingestion
13 26 (18.06%) Algorithms
13 26 (18.06%) Signal Processing
14 25 (17.36%) LabVIEW

Data Acquisition
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 10 (6.94%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.47%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.08%) GeoServer
4 2 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) Wireless
1 9 (6.25%) WLAN
2 1 (0.69%) 802.11
2 1 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.69%) DHCP
2 1 (0.69%) DNS
2 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.69%) FlexRay
2 1 (0.69%) MQTT
2 1 (0.69%) NX-OS
2 1 (0.69%) Skype
2 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.86%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.64%) Big Data
3 9 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 9 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.86%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.47%) GIS
7 5 (3.47%) Impala
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.47%) QGIS
7 5 (3.47%) Text Mining
7 5 (3.47%) Yellowfin
8 3 (2.08%) Geospatial Data
8 3 (2.08%) Power BI
8 3 (2.08%) QlikView
8 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.39%) OLAP
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (17.36%) LabVIEW
2 13 (9.03%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.64%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.94%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.47%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.69%) JIRA
7 1 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (31.94%) Finance
2 29 (20.14%) Telecoms
3 27 (18.75%) Banking
4 21 (14.58%) Marketing
5 17 (11.81%) Games
6 13 (9.03%) Aerospace
7 12 (8.33%) Electronics
8 4 (2.78%) Retail
9 2 (1.39%) Automotive
9 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.69%) Advertising
10 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (25.00%) Architect
2 35 (24.31%) Data Architect
3 29 (20.14%) Senior Architect
3 29 (20.14%) Senior Data Architect
4 28 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
5 27 (18.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 27 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 27 (18.75%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 22 (15.28%) Developer
7 14 (9.72%) Software Developer
8 13 (9.03%) C++ Developer
8 13 (9.03%) C++ Software Developer
9 12 (8.33%) MATLAB Engineer
9 12 (8.33%) Process Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) Data Scientist
10 10 (6.94%) Team Leader
11 9 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.56%) HTML
2 6 (4.17%) CSS
3 4 (2.78%) Kafka
4 3 (2.08%) REST
4 3 (2.08%) Web Services
4 3 (2.08%) XML
5 2 (1.39%) Ajax
5 2 (1.39%) CSS3
5 2 (1.39%) HTML5
5 2 (1.39%) J2EE
5 2 (1.39%) jQuery
5 2 (1.39%) JSON
5 2 (1.39%) JSP
5 2 (1.39%) SOAP
6 1 (0.69%) .NET
6 1 (0.69%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.69%) Akka
6 1 (0.69%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 32 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 26 (18.06%) Algorithms
3 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.03%) Video\Live Streaming
5 8 (5.56%) Robotics
6 4 (2.78%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.39%) Blog
7 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.39%) Replication
7 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.69%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.69%) Life Science
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.72%) Windows
2 5 (3.47%) Linux
3 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.19%) Analytics
2 44 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (26.39%) Mathematics
4 31 (21.53%) Data Integration
4 31 (21.53%) Presales
5 30 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 30 (20.83%) UML
6 29 (20.14%) Data Migration
6 29 (20.14%) Migration
6 29 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (20.14%) TOGAF
7 28 (19.44%) Software Engineering
8 27 (18.75%) ArchiMate
8 27 (18.75%) Asset Management
8 27 (18.75%) Data Ingestion
8 27 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
8 27 (18.75%) Physics
9 26 (18.06%) Signal Processing
10 23 (15.97%) Machine Learning
11 21 (14.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.83%) SQL
2 29 (20.14%) C
3 28 (19.44%) C++
4 24 (16.67%) Python
5 21 (14.58%) MATLAB
6 12 (8.33%) Java
7 9 (6.25%) Perl
8 6 (4.17%) R
9 4 (2.78%) VBA
10 3 (2.08%) C#
10 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.39%) Scala
12 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.69%) Clojure
12 1 (0.69%) GraphQL
12 1 (0.69%) Haskell
12 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (29.17%) Degree
2 18 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (9.72%) PhD
4 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.47%) MBA
6 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.47%) QA
3 2 (1.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Firmware
2 5 (3.47%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (7.64%) Oracle
2 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.25%) Perforce
4 8 (5.56%) Sun
4 8 (5.56%) Tableau
5 4 (2.78%) Informatica
5 4 (2.78%) Talend
6 3 (2.08%) Mapinfo
7 2 (1.39%) Adobe
8 1 (0.69%) Agilent
8 1 (0.69%) Bomgar
8 1 (0.69%) Capita
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco
8 1 (0.69%) Cognos
8 1 (0.69%) Google
8 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.69%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.69%) Splunk