Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 203 193
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 2,968 2,810 3,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.84% 1.73% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.91% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,421 2,176 2,769
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,020 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £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 146,414 147,179 170,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.69% 90.59% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 118,502 120,719 143,294
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 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 +6 1,389 £55,000 - 143
South East +30 592 £47,500 +5.56% 67
North of England +30 406 £40,000 +6.67% 53
North West +45 266 £40,000 +23.08% 32
Midlands -15 225 £40,000 +5.26% 49
South West +34 189 £40,000 +29.44% 44
East of England -21 169 £38,750 -2.46% 40
West Midlands +7 164 £41,450 +7.66% 39
Yorkshire 0 132 £45,000 - 16
East Midlands -39 61 £39,500 +5.33% 10
North East -35 8 £57,500 +56.46% 5
Data Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 1,429 (48.15%) SQL
2 852 (28.71%) Finance
3 832 (28.03%) Analytical Skills
4 713 (24.02%) Degree
5 676 (22.78%) Business Intelligence
6 670 (22.57%) Analytics
7 643 (21.66%) Python
8 625 (21.06%) SQL Server
9 612 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
10 563 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
11 536 (18.06%) Microsoft Excel
12 512 (17.25%) Microsoft
13 472 (15.90%) Data Modelling
14 427 (14.39%) Data Warehouse
15 395 (13.31%) Data Science
16 379 (12.77%) Mathematics
16 379 (12.77%) Visualisation
17 349 (11.76%) ETL
18 335 (11.29%) Big Data
19 333 (11.22%) Machine Learning
20 332 (11.19%) R
21 325 (10.95%) Tableau
22 319 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 313 (10.55%) Computer Science
23 313 (10.55%) Java
24 304 (10.24%) Business Analysis
25 277 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 274 (9.23%) Power BI
27 270 (9.10%) Project Management
28 267 (9.00%) Data Analytics

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
1 194 (6.54%) Apache Spark
2 137 (4.62%) SAS
3 86 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 52 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 44 (1.48%) Confluence
6 40 (1.35%) Apache
7 18 (0.61%) IIS
8 9 (0.30%) Apache Pig
8 9 (0.30%) CMS
8 9 (0.30%) OpenStack
9 8 (0.27%) Jupyter
10 7 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.20%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.17%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.17%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.10%) IPython
14 3 (0.10%) MediaWiki
15 2 (0.067%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 536 (18.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 216 (7.28%) Microsoft Office
3 104 (3.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 92 (3.10%) MS Visio
5 52 (1.75%) SPSS
6 47 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
7 41 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
8 16 (0.54%) Stata
9 13 (0.44%) GNU Octave
10 5 (0.17%) Photoshop
11 4 (0.13%) Mathematica
12 3 (0.10%) CATIA
13 2 (0.067%) SPSS Modeler
14 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.034%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 25 (0.84%) Markit EDM
2 23 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.64%) Relativity
4 16 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 13 (0.44%) Ringtail
6 12 (0.40%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 11 (0.37%) MetaTrader
8 10 (0.34%) Actimize
8 10 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
9 9 (0.30%) FastStats
9 9 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (0.27%) Concordance
10 8 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
11 7 (0.24%) SAP GRC
12 6 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
12 6 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 5 (0.17%) SAP Business One
14 4 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 4 (0.13%) SAP Retail
14 4 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 183 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (2.02%) SaaS
4 50 (1.68%) Google Analytics
5 47 (1.58%) Office 365
6 34 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (1.15%) GitHub
7 25 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (0.64%) Basecamp
9 13 (0.44%) Heroku
10 10 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 6 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
11 6 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
11 6 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
11 6 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
11 6 (0.20%) OneDrive
11 6 (0.20%) Silverpop
11 6 (0.20%) Slack
12 5 (0.17%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.31%) Internet
2 37 (1.25%) HTTP
3 35 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 28 (0.94%) DNS
5 27 (0.91%) Firewall
6 24 (0.81%) VPN
7 23 (0.77%) Network Security
7 23 (0.77%) WAN
8 21 (0.71%) VoIP
8 21 (0.71%) VPLS
9 19 (0.64%) DWDM
9 19 (0.64%) HTTPS
9 19 (0.64%) IPsec
9 19 (0.64%) SMS
9 19 (0.64%) VLAN
9 19 (0.64%) Wireless
9 19 (0.64%) Wireless Security
10 9 (0.30%) Broadband
11 7 (0.24%) Skype
12 5 (0.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 625 (21.06%) SQL Server
2 427 (14.39%) Data Warehouse
3 335 (11.29%) Big Data
4 319 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 277 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 274 (9.23%) Power BI
7 243 (8.19%) Relational Database
8 203 (6.84%) Hadoop
9 162 (5.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 127 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
10 127 (4.28%) Data Mining
11 113 (3.81%) QlikView
12 93 (3.13%) MySQL
13 87 (2.93%) NoSQL
14 74 (2.49%) Apache Hive
14 74 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
15 66 (2.22%) MongoDB
16 55 (1.85%) RDBMS
17 53 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
18 52 (1.75%) HBase
Development Applications
1 108 (3.64%) JIRA
2 88 (2.96%) Git (software)
3 48 (1.62%) ERwin
4 29 (0.98%) Selenium
5 27 (0.91%) Subversion
5 27 (0.91%) Visual Studio
6 22 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 18 (0.61%) WebDriver
8 15 (0.51%) SoapUI
9 14 (0.47%) JMeter
10 13 (0.44%) Bitbucket
10 13 (0.44%) Jenkins
11 12 (0.40%) Eclipse
12 11 (0.37%) Fiddler
13 9 (0.30%) ER Studio
13 9 (0.30%) LabVIEW
14 8 (0.27%) Axure RP
14 8 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 7 (0.24%) JUnit
16 6 (0.20%) Gradle
General
1 852 (28.71%) Finance
2 244 (8.22%) Marketing
3 204 (6.87%) Banking
4 169 (5.69%) Retail
5 72 (2.43%) Legal
6 70 (2.36%) Financial Institution
7 69 (2.32%) Telecoms
8 62 (2.09%) Investment Banking
9 54 (1.82%) Front Office
9 54 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 52 (1.75%) Advertising
11 47 (1.58%) Law
12 34 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 32 (1.08%) Games
14 29 (0.98%) Back Office
15 23 (0.77%) Electronics
16 19 (0.64%) Automotive
17 9 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
17 9 (0.30%) Publishing
18 7 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,248 (42.05%) Analyst
2 495 (16.68%) Data Analyst
3 480 (16.17%) Developer
4 329 (11.08%) Business Analyst
5 211 (7.11%) Data Scientist
6 167 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 148 (4.99%) Consultant
8 147 (4.95%) SQL Analyst
9 129 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 126 (4.25%) Senior Analyst
11 116 (3.91%) Architect
12 108 (3.64%) SQL Data Analyst
13 105 (3.54%) SQL Developer
14 100 (3.37%) Graduate
15 79 (2.66%) Applications Support
15 79 (2.66%) Support Analyst
16 75 (2.53%) Data Engineer
17 74 (2.49%) Senior Developer
18 71 (2.39%) Data Architect
19 68 (2.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (4.48%) .NET
2 115 (3.87%) HTML
3 92 (3.10%) CSS
4 88 (2.96%) XML
5 82 (2.76%) Pandas
6 72 (2.43%) NumPy
7 60 (2.02%) Natural Language Processing
8 54 (1.82%) Kafka
8 54 (1.82%) Web Services
9 51 (1.72%) AngularJS
10 46 (1.55%) React
10 46 (1.55%) TensorFlow
11 45 (1.52%) SciPy
12 44 (1.48%) REST
13 38 (1.28%) ASP.NET
14 36 (1.21%) scikit-learn
15 34 (1.15%) RESTful
16 33 (1.11%) Node.js
17 32 (1.08%) HTML5
18 30 (1.01%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 832 (28.03%) Analytical Skills
2 313 (10.55%) Computer Science
3 225 (7.58%) Algorithms
4 178 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 144 (4.85%) Data Structures
6 114 (3.84%) User Experience
7 102 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
8 74 (2.49%) Fintech
9 73 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
10 57 (1.92%) Mobile App
11 50 (1.68%) Hedge funds
12 49 (1.65%) Equities
13 47 (1.58%) Analytical Mindset
14 37 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 33 (1.11%) Derivative
16 26 (0.88%) Life Science
16 26 (0.88%) Reinsurance
17 25 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
18 24 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
18 24 (0.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 160 (5.39%) Linux
2 134 (4.51%) Windows
3 124 (4.18%) Unix
4 24 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.37%) Android
7 9 (0.30%) CentOS
8 5 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.10%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.10%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.067%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.067%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.034%) AIX
11 1 (0.034%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.034%) VMS
11 1 (0.034%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 676 (22.78%) Business Intelligence
2 670 (22.57%) Analytics
3 612 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
4 563 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
5 472 (15.90%) Data Modelling
6 395 (13.31%) Data Science
7 379 (12.77%) Mathematics
7 379 (12.77%) Visualisation
8 349 (11.76%) ETL
9 333 (11.22%) Machine Learning
10 304 (10.24%) Business Analysis
11 270 (9.10%) Project Management
12 267 (9.00%) Data Analytics
13 254 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 241 (8.12%) Data Management
15 231 (7.78%) Statistics
16 222 (7.48%) Scrum
17 201 (6.77%) Data Visualisation
18 195 (6.57%) Decision-Making
19 185 (6.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,429 (48.15%) SQL
2 643 (21.66%) Python
3 332 (11.19%) R
4 313 (10.55%) Java
5 230 (7.75%) T-SQL
6 198 (6.67%) C#
7 197 (6.64%) C++
8 163 (5.49%) JavaScript
9 151 (5.09%) VBA
10 120 (4.04%) C
11 109 (3.67%) MATLAB
12 104 (3.50%) Scala
13 73 (2.46%) PL/SQL
14 55 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 55 (1.85%) Shell Script
14 55 (1.85%) VB
15 40 (1.35%) PHP
16 32 (1.08%) HiveQL
16 32 (1.08%) Perl
17 27 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 713 (24.02%) Degree
2 153 (5.15%) PhD
3 89 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 84 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 71 (2.39%) Numerate Degree
6 70 (2.36%) ISEB
7 45 (1.52%) SC Cleared
8 37 (1.25%) DV Cleared
9 34 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (0.77%) Master's Degree
11 19 (0.64%) CISA
11 19 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 17 (0.57%) PMI Certification
13 15 (0.51%) CISSP
14 14 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (0.44%) CISM
16 12 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (0.40%) IIBA
16 12 (0.40%) ISTQB
17 11 (0.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (8.19%) Data Quality
2 147 (4.95%) QA
3 63 (2.12%) PMO
4 46 (1.55%) GDPR
5 29 (0.98%) SLA
6 24 (0.81%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.54%) Solvency II
8 11 (0.37%) PSD2
8 11 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.30%) GCP
10 7 (0.24%) IFRS
10 7 (0.24%) IFRS 9
10 7 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (0.20%) GxP
12 5 (0.17%) MiFID
13 4 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
13 4 (0.13%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 3 (0.10%) JSP 440
14 3 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 63 (2.12%) Docker
2 62 (2.09%) HDFS
3 25 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.47%) Firmware
6 13 (0.44%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.13%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 3 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (0.64%) Nessus
2 18 (0.61%) Kibana
2 18 (0.61%) Puppet
3 14 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (0.40%) Terraform
5 11 (0.37%) Kubernetes
5 11 (0.37%) WebInspect
6 10 (0.34%) FTK
6 10 (0.34%) OpenView
6 10 (0.34%) SCCM
7 9 (0.30%) EnCase
7 9 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.24%) Ansible
10 6 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.17%) CA Wily
12 4 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
13 3 (0.10%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.10%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 512 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 325 (10.95%) Tableau
3 241 (8.12%) Oracle
4 105 (3.54%) SAP
5 93 (3.13%) Google
6 83 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
7 61 (2.06%) Cognos
8 46 (1.55%) Alteryx
8 46 (1.55%) Capita
9 40 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
10 38 (1.28%) IBM
11 31 (1.04%) ServiceNow
12 29 (0.98%) Informatica
12 29 (0.98%) Teradata
13 26 (0.88%) Cisco
13 26 (0.88%) Cognizant
14 25 (0.84%) Alias
14 25 (0.84%) Talend
15 24 (0.81%) Vermilion
16 22 (0.74%) Cloudera