Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 213 194
Rank change year-on-year +31 -19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 3217 2874 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.91% 1.61% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.80% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2379 2366 2904
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - -
10th Percentile £27,212 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Data Analysis 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 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in England

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in England

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in England

Data Analysis
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 Analysis within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 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 +22 1554 £57,500 +15.00% 110
South East +26 483 £45,000 - 44
North of England +50 435 £39,000 +4.00% 40
Midlands +44 293 £40,000 +8.11% 19
North West +11 256 £37,500 +5.63% 24
East of England +5 255 £38,500 -3.75% 21
South West +46 210 £38,000 -5.00% 17
West Midlands +38 187 £40,000 +6.67% 10
Yorkshire +62 163 £40,000 -3.61% 14
East Midlands +25 106 £35,000 - 8
North East +2 16 £36,391 -2.96% 2
Data Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 1392 (43.27%) SQL
2 1223 (38.02%) Finance
3 807 (25.09%) Analytical Skills
4 771 (23.97%) Degree
5 716 (22.26%) Business Intelligence
6 674 (20.95%) Analytics
7 596 (18.53%) Agile Software Development
8 555 (17.25%) Microsoft Excel
9 530 (16.47%) SQL Server
10 511 (15.88%) Business Analysis
11 502 (15.60%) Python
12 494 (15.36%) Microsoft
13 492 (15.29%) Data Modelling
14 480 (14.92%) Banking
15 468 (14.55%) Project Management
16 387 (12.03%) Asset Management
17 368 (11.44%) ETL
17 368 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
18 358 (11.13%) R
19 356 (11.07%) Mathematics
20 342 (10.63%) Visualisation
21 330 (10.26%) Tableau
22 327 (10.16%) SDLC
23 312 (9.70%) Investment Banking
24 309 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
25 306 (9.51%) Data Management
26 304 (9.45%) Big Data
27 293 (9.11%) Marketing
28 287 (8.92%) Wealth Management
29 277 (8.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Analysis
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
1 170 (5.28%) SAS
2 130 (4.04%) Apache Spark
3 70 (2.18%) SharePoint
4 46 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (0.78%) Apache
6 18 (0.56%) Confluence
6 18 (0.56%) WordPress
7 17 (0.53%) IIS
8 13 (0.40%) Apache Pig
8 13 (0.40%) CMS
9 8 (0.25%) JBoss
9 8 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (0.22%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.22%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.12%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.093%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.093%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.062%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.062%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.062%) Umbraco
Applications
1 555 (17.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 196 (6.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 169 (5.25%) Microsoft Office
4 111 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 73 (2.27%) SPSS
6 56 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.12%) CPLEX
9 4 (0.12%) GNU Octave
9 4 (0.12%) Maple
10 2 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.062%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.062%) Gephi
11 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.031%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.031%) Mingle
11 1 (0.031%) Simulink
11 1 (0.031%) Stata
11 1 (0.031%) Weka
Business Applications
1 74 (2.30%) Actimize
2 63 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 10 (0.31%) Markit EDM
7 9 (0.28%) NetSuite
8 8 (0.25%) WebTrends
9 7 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.22%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.19%) FastStats
10 6 (0.19%) SAP BPC
11 5 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
11 5 (0.16%) Raiser's Edge
11 5 (0.16%) SAP MDG
12 4 (0.12%) SAP CO
12 4 (0.12%) SAP FI
12 4 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 132 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (1.74%) Google Analytics
4 43 (1.34%) SaaS
5 35 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (0.81%) GitHub
7 23 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
8 17 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.53%) Office 365
9 16 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (0.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 10 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
11 10 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
12 8 (0.25%) Force.com
12 8 (0.25%) IaaS
12 8 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
12 8 (0.25%) PaaS
13 6 (0.19%) AdWords
13 6 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
14 5 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.15%) Internet
2 31 (0.96%) Intranet
3 25 (0.78%) DNS
3 25 (0.78%) Network Security
4 21 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.62%) VPN
6 18 (0.56%) Firewall
7 14 (0.44%) DHCP
8 13 (0.40%) HTTP
9 12 (0.37%) 802.11
9 12 (0.37%) SMS
10 8 (0.25%) MPLS
10 8 (0.25%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.19%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.19%) InfiniBand
12 6 (0.19%) SSL
12 6 (0.19%) VoIP
13 5 (0.16%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
14 4 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 368 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
3 304 (9.45%) Big Data
4 277 (8.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 233 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 191 (5.94%) Power BI
7 156 (4.85%) QlikView
8 146 (4.54%) Relational Database
9 136 (4.23%) Hadoop
10 125 (3.89%) Data Mining
11 110 (3.42%) MySQL
12 109 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 94 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 89 (2.77%) BusinessObjects
15 83 (2.58%) NoSQL
16 61 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
17 58 (1.80%) Oracle Database
18 51 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
19 47 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
20 44 (1.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 94 (2.92%) JIRA
2 80 (2.49%) Git (software)
3 60 (1.87%) Visual Studio
4 46 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 42 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
7 31 (0.96%) LabVIEW
8 28 (0.87%) XMLSpy
9 26 (0.81%) MagicDraw
9 26 (0.81%) Toad
10 25 (0.78%) ERwin
10 25 (0.78%) Jenkins
11 21 (0.65%) Selenium
12 13 (0.40%) WebDriver
13 12 (0.37%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.34%) LSMW
15 10 (0.31%) JUnit
16 9 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (0.28%) Travis CI
17 8 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 1223 (38.02%) Finance
2 480 (14.92%) Banking
3 312 (9.70%) Investment Banking
4 293 (9.11%) Marketing
5 271 (8.42%) Retail Banking
6 167 (5.19%) Retail
7 132 (4.10%) Telecoms
8 76 (2.36%) Manufacturing
9 71 (2.21%) Legal
10 55 (1.71%) Financial Institution
10 55 (1.71%) Games
11 49 (1.52%) Front Office
12 47 (1.46%) Back Office
13 43 (1.34%) Advertising
14 38 (1.18%) Electronics
15 28 (0.87%) Aerospace
16 26 (0.81%) Law
17 24 (0.75%) Private Banking
18 23 (0.71%) Billing
19 21 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1551 (48.21%) Analyst
2 554 (17.22%) Business Analyst
3 523 (16.26%) Data Analyst
4 467 (14.52%) Developer
5 167 (5.19%) SQL Developer
6 165 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
7 160 (4.97%) Data Scientist
8 146 (4.54%) Senior Analyst
9 132 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 118 (3.67%) Financial Analyst
10 118 (3.67%) SQL Data Analyst
11 115 (3.57%) Consultant
12 97 (3.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 96 (2.98%) IT Analyst
14 86 (2.67%) Business IT Analyst
15 85 (2.64%) Architect
16 84 (2.61%) IT Business Analyst
16 84 (2.61%) Systems Analyst
17 73 (2.27%) Graduate
18 71 (2.21%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (5.50%) HTML
2 142 (4.41%) .NET
3 127 (3.95%) XML
4 117 (3.64%) CSS
5 103 (3.20%) Web Services
6 57 (1.77%) jQuery
7 53 (1.65%) ASP.NET
8 48 (1.49%) HTML5
9 43 (1.34%) REST
10 39 (1.21%) AngularJS
11 38 (1.18%) Node.js
12 36 (1.12%) Natural Language Processing
13 35 (1.09%) JSON
14 34 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
15 33 (1.03%) FpML
16 32 (0.99%) D3.js
16 32 (0.99%) XML Schema
17 31 (0.96%) TensorFlow
18 30 (0.93%) Django
19 23 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 807 (25.09%) Analytical Skills
2 273 (8.49%) Computer Science
3 210 (6.53%) Management Information System
4 152 (4.72%) Algorithms
5 142 (4.41%) User Experience
6 130 (4.04%) Data Structures
7 118 (3.67%) Equities
8 106 (3.29%) Fixed Income
9 84 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
10 73 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 69 (2.14%) Reference Data
12 46 (1.43%) Mobile App
13 35 (1.09%) Fintech
14 32 (0.99%) Social Media
15 31 (0.96%) Derivative
15 31 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
16 30 (0.93%) Virtual Team
17 28 (0.87%) FMCG
18 24 (0.75%) Reinsurance
19 23 (0.71%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 164 (5.10%) Linux
2 153 (4.76%) Windows
3 82 (2.55%) Unix
4 21 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 18 (0.56%) Windows 10
5 18 (0.56%) Windows 8
6 13 (0.40%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.34%) Windows Vista
8 9 (0.28%) Android
9 8 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.22%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.19%) CentOS
11 6 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.16%) Solaris
13 4 (0.12%) VMS
14 3 (0.093%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.062%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 716 (22.26%) Business Intelligence
2 674 (20.95%) Analytics
3 596 (18.53%) Agile Software Development
4 511 (15.88%) Business Analysis
5 492 (15.29%) Data Modelling
6 468 (14.55%) Project Management
7 387 (12.03%) Asset Management
8 368 (11.44%) ETL
9 356 (11.07%) Mathematics
10 342 (10.63%) Visualisation
11 327 (10.16%) SDLC
12 309 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 306 (9.51%) Data Management
14 287 (8.92%) Wealth Management
15 271 (8.42%) Data Analytics
16 257 (7.99%) CRM
17 235 (7.30%) Machine Learning
18 230 (7.15%) Migration
19 216 (6.71%) Statistics
20 212 (6.59%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1392 (43.27%) SQL
2 502 (15.60%) Python
3 358 (11.13%) R
4 213 (6.62%) Java
5 212 (6.59%) T-SQL
6 196 (6.09%) JavaScript
7 168 (5.22%) C#
7 168 (5.22%) VBA
8 139 (4.32%) C++
9 106 (3.29%) MATLAB
10 101 (3.14%) C
11 96 (2.98%) PL/SQL
12 70 (2.18%) PHP
13 61 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 58 (1.80%) VB
15 57 (1.77%) Scala
16 51 (1.59%) Perl
17 34 (1.06%) Bash Shell
18 23 (0.71%) Ruby
19 17 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 771 (23.97%) Degree
2 142 (4.41%) PhD
3 91 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 79 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 59 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
6 54 (1.68%) SC Cleared
7 37 (1.15%) ISEB
7 37 (1.15%) Master's Degree
8 35 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 27 (0.84%) PMI Certification
10 23 (0.71%) MBA
11 22 (0.68%) ISTQB
12 20 (0.62%) CISSP
13 16 (0.50%) CISA
13 16 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 15 (0.47%) CISM
15 14 (0.44%) GCIH
15 14 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (0.44%) PMP
16 13 (0.40%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (7.83%) Data Quality
2 191 (5.94%) QA
3 76 (2.36%) PMO
4 65 (2.02%) GDPR
5 64 (1.99%) SLA
6 48 (1.49%) MiFID
7 43 (1.34%) EMIR
8 40 (1.24%) Dodd-Frank
9 33 (1.03%) ISO 20022
10 28 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 23 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (0.37%) IFRS
12 12 (0.37%) IFRS 9
13 8 (0.25%) PCI DSS
14 6 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
15 4 (0.12%) SEPA
16 3 (0.093%) ISO 15022
16 3 (0.093%) ISO 9001
16 3 (0.093%) Solvency II
17 1 (0.031%) GxP
System Software
1 35 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.37%) Docker
4 8 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (0.25%) VMware NSX
5 7 (0.22%) HDFS
6 6 (0.19%) Ceph
6 6 (0.19%) GPFS
6 6 (0.19%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.12%) vSphere
8 3 (0.093%) Firmware
8 3 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.062%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (0.65%) SCCM
2 18 (0.56%) Ansible
3 15 (0.47%) Puppet
4 13 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (0.25%) vRealize
7 7 (0.22%) Grafana
8 6 (0.19%) Icinga
8 6 (0.19%) Kibana
8 6 (0.19%) Oozie
8 6 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (0.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 5 (0.16%) AirWatch
9 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.093%) Oracle EDQ
11 2 (0.062%) Mesos
12 1 (0.031%) CSIRT
12 1 (0.031%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.031%) John the Ripper
12 1 (0.031%) Piwik
Vendors
1 494 (15.36%) Microsoft
2 330 (10.26%) Tableau
3 235 (7.30%) Oracle
4 129 (4.01%) Google
5 108 (3.36%) SAP
6 74 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 69 (2.14%) Cognos
8 43 (1.34%) Adobe
9 40 (1.24%) Informatica
9 40 (1.24%) MicroStrategy
10 39 (1.21%) Talend
11 34 (1.06%) Sybase
11 34 (1.06%) VMware
12 29 (0.90%) Cloudera
13 27 (0.84%) Alteryx
14 24 (0.75%) Capita
15 21 (0.65%) Hyperion
15 21 (0.65%) ServiceNow
16 20 (0.62%) RedGate
17 17 (0.53%) Splunk