Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 218 197
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 2,948 2,614 3,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.79% 1.58% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.76% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,357 2,109 2,825
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,350 £75,000
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 148,181 148,261 176,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.85% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 121,478 123,007 147,828
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +19 1,324 £55,000 +4.76% 195
South East +31 541 £45,000 -10.00% 94
North of England +68 486 £40,000 +6.67% 68
North West +31 280 £38,000 +8.57% 40
East of England +15 217 £40,000 - 42
Midlands -19 212 £40,000 +6.67% 43
Yorkshire +77 187 £40,000 - 20
South West +58 173 £40,000 +6.67% 28
West Midlands -7 149 £40,750 +8.67% 26
East Midlands -24 63 £39,500 -4.82% 17
North East -29 19 £45,000 +22.45% 8
Data Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1,337 (45.35%) SQL
2 925 (31.38%) Finance
3 682 (23.13%) Degree
4 680 (23.07%) Business Intelligence
4 680 (23.07%) Analytical Skills
5 640 (21.71%) Analytics
6 627 (21.27%) Python
7 593 (20.12%) SQL Server
8 567 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 507 (17.20%) Microsoft Excel
10 491 (16.66%) Microsoft
11 418 (14.18%) Data Modelling
12 384 (13.03%) Business Analysis
13 376 (12.75%) Mathematics
14 373 (12.65%) Data Warehouse
15 357 (12.11%) ETL
16 341 (11.57%) Data Management
17 337 (11.43%) Visualisation
18 333 (11.30%) Tableau
19 325 (11.02%) Data Science
20 315 (10.69%) Big Data
21 313 (10.62%) R
22 300 (10.18%) Project Management
23 290 (9.84%) Machine Learning
24 274 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
25 270 (9.16%) Java
26 264 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 257 (8.72%) Data Analytics
28 255 (8.65%) Banking
28 255 (8.65%) Computer Science

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
1 162 (5.50%) Apache Spark
2 145 (4.92%) SAS
3 70 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 65 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 38 (1.29%) Apache
6 25 (0.85%) Confluence
7 14 (0.47%) Apache Pig
8 13 (0.44%) CMS
9 12 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.34%) IIS
10 10 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (0.27%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.20%) WordPress
13 5 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.14%) Skype for Business
15 3 (0.10%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.10%) IPython
15 3 (0.10%) Oracle Application Server
15 3 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 507 (17.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 161 (5.46%) Microsoft Office
3 121 (4.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 80 (2.71%) MS Visio
5 60 (2.04%) SPSS
6 32 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 25 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
8 12 (0.41%) Stata
9 5 (0.17%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.14%) CPLEX
11 3 (0.10%) GNU Octave
12 2 (0.068%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.068%) Maple
12 2 (0.068%) UXPin
13 1 (0.034%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.034%) Mingle
13 1 (0.034%) Simulink
13 1 (0.034%) Weka
Business Applications
1 55 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.81%) Actimize
3 19 (0.64%) Markit EDM
4 15 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.34%) NetSuite
6 10 (0.34%) Relativity
7 9 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 8 (0.27%) MetaTrader
9 7 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 7 (0.24%) WebTrends
10 6 (0.20%) Raiser's Edge
11 5 (0.17%) SAP Business One
12 4 (0.14%) FastStats
12 4 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
13 3 (0.10%) Concordance
13 3 (0.10%) Sage 200
13 3 (0.10%) SAP BPC
13 3 (0.10%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 155 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 133 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (1.63%) Google Analytics
4 42 (1.42%) Office 365
5 39 (1.32%) SaaS
6 35 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 32 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.61%) GitHub
9 17 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
9 17 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
11 12 (0.41%) Basecamp
12 11 (0.37%) Force.com
12 11 (0.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 7 (0.24%) OneDrive
14 6 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
15 5 (0.17%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
15 5 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.42%) HTTP
1 42 (1.42%) Internet
2 37 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 35 (1.19%) DNS
4 26 (0.88%) Firewall
5 22 (0.75%) SMS
5 22 (0.75%) VPN
6 21 (0.71%) VoIP
7 20 (0.68%) Network Security
8 19 (0.64%) VLAN
9 18 (0.61%) VPLS
9 18 (0.61%) WAN
10 16 (0.54%) DWDM
10 16 (0.54%) HTTPS
10 16 (0.54%) IPsec
10 16 (0.54%) Wireless
10 16 (0.54%) Wireless Security
11 12 (0.41%) SSL
11 12 (0.41%) Wireshark
12 7 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (20.12%) SQL Server
2 373 (12.65%) Data Warehouse
3 315 (10.69%) Big Data
4 264 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 247 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 242 (8.21%) Power BI
7 155 (5.26%) Hadoop
8 151 (5.12%) Relational Database
9 144 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 126 (4.27%) Data Mining
11 120 (4.07%) QlikView
12 111 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
13 84 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
14 78 (2.65%) MySQL
15 67 (2.27%) Oracle Database
16 59 (2.00%) NoSQL
17 54 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
18 52 (1.76%) Apache Hive
19 50 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
20 49 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 98 (3.32%) JIRA
2 97 (3.29%) Git (software)
3 39 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 34 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 32 (1.09%) ERwin
6 30 (1.02%) Selenium
7 22 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (0.58%) LabVIEW
9 16 (0.54%) WebDriver
10 13 (0.44%) LSMW
11 11 (0.37%) JMeter
11 11 (0.37%) SoapUI
11 11 (0.37%) WinDbg
12 10 (0.34%) Jenkins
13 9 (0.31%) Axure RP
14 8 (0.27%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.27%) Fiddler
15 6 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 6 (0.20%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.20%) Mercurial
General
1 925 (31.38%) Finance
2 255 (8.65%) Banking
3 250 (8.48%) Marketing
4 134 (4.55%) Retail
5 117 (3.97%) Investment Banking
6 76 (2.58%) Telecoms
7 71 (2.41%) Legal
8 66 (2.24%) Retail Banking
9 65 (2.20%) Manufacturing
10 52 (1.76%) Financial Institution
11 47 (1.59%) Back Office
12 39 (1.32%) Advertising
13 33 (1.12%) Front Office
14 31 (1.05%) Games
15 29 (0.98%) Electronics
16 27 (0.92%) Law
16 27 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
17 18 (0.61%) Automotive
18 10 (0.34%) Publishing
19 9 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 1,329 (45.08%) Analyst
2 497 (16.86%) Developer
3 475 (16.11%) Data Analyst
4 422 (14.31%) Business Analyst
5 161 (5.46%) Data Scientist
6 153 (5.19%) SQL Analyst
7 147 (4.99%) SQL Developer
8 144 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
9 138 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 115 (3.90%) Consultant
11 110 (3.73%) SQL Data Analyst
12 105 (3.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 89 (3.02%) Architect
13 89 (3.02%) Graduate
14 84 (2.85%) Junior
15 74 (2.51%) Applications Support
16 73 (2.48%) Support Analyst
17 71 (2.41%) IT Analyst
18 67 (2.27%) Python Developer
19 65 (2.20%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (5.77%) HTML
2 138 (4.68%) .NET
3 130 (4.41%) CSS
4 89 (3.02%) XML
5 85 (2.88%) Web Services
6 55 (1.87%) jQuery
7 54 (1.83%) AngularJS
8 49 (1.66%) HTML5
9 45 (1.53%) D3.js
9 45 (1.53%) NumPy
10 44 (1.49%) Pandas
11 41 (1.39%) ASP.NET
11 41 (1.39%) Django
12 40 (1.36%) React
13 39 (1.32%) REST
14 38 (1.29%) Natural Language Processing
15 36 (1.22%) Kafka
16 33 (1.12%) Node.js
16 33 (1.12%) SOAP
17 32 (1.09%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 680 (23.07%) Analytical Skills
2 255 (8.65%) Computer Science
3 199 (6.75%) Algorithms
4 186 (6.31%) Management Information System
5 142 (4.82%) User Experience
6 141 (4.78%) Data Structures
7 58 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
8 57 (1.93%) Fintech
8 57 (1.93%) Mobile App
9 49 (1.66%) Equities
10 34 (1.15%) Reference Data
11 31 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 31 (1.05%) Hedge funds
12 29 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (0.95%) Life Science
14 27 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
15 26 (0.88%) Fixed Income
16 23 (0.78%) Reinsurance
17 18 (0.61%) NHS
18 17 (0.58%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 205 (6.95%) Linux
2 138 (4.68%) Windows
3 107 (3.63%) Unix
4 20 (0.68%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.41%) Android
6 11 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.37%) CentOS
6 11 (0.37%) Windows 10
6 11 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.24%) Windows 8
7 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.10%) VMS
9 3 (0.10%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.068%) AIX
10 2 (0.068%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.034%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 680 (23.07%) Business Intelligence
2 640 (21.71%) Analytics
3 567 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 418 (14.18%) Data Modelling
5 384 (13.03%) Business Analysis
6 376 (12.75%) Mathematics
7 357 (12.11%) ETL
8 341 (11.57%) Data Management
9 337 (11.43%) Visualisation
10 325 (11.02%) Data Science
11 300 (10.18%) Project Management
12 290 (9.84%) Machine Learning
13 274 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 257 (8.72%) Data Analytics
15 237 (8.04%) CRM
16 211 (7.16%) Statistics
17 199 (6.75%) SDLC
18 191 (6.48%) Data Visualisation
19 183 (6.21%) Migration
20 180 (6.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1,337 (45.35%) SQL
2 627 (21.27%) Python
3 313 (10.62%) R
4 270 (9.16%) Java
5 215 (7.29%) T-SQL
6 202 (6.85%) JavaScript
7 193 (6.55%) C++
8 153 (5.19%) C#
9 142 (4.82%) VBA
10 103 (3.49%) MATLAB
11 96 (3.26%) C
12 82 (2.78%) PL/SQL
13 69 (2.34%) Scala
14 63 (2.14%) PowerShell
15 61 (2.07%) VB
16 41 (1.39%) PHP
17 35 (1.19%) Perl
18 30 (1.02%) Bash Shell
19 27 (0.92%) Shell Script
20 22 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 682 (23.13%) Degree
2 155 (5.26%) PhD
3 71 (2.41%) Numerate Degree
4 70 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 60 (2.04%) ISEB
6 38 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 27 (0.92%) PMI Certification
8 24 (0.81%) ISTQB
9 23 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 21 (0.71%) Master's Degree
11 17 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (0.54%) CISSP
12 16 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 15 (0.51%) SC Cleared
14 14 (0.47%) PMP
15 13 (0.44%) CISM
16 12 (0.41%) CISA
17 8 (0.27%) ACCA
17 8 (0.27%) IIBA
18 7 (0.24%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (7.70%) Data Quality
2 169 (5.73%) QA
3 70 (2.37%) PMO
4 67 (2.27%) GDPR
5 59 (2.00%) SLA
6 21 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.54%) Solvency II
8 12 (0.41%) IFRS
8 12 (0.41%) IFRS 9
9 10 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (0.34%) MiFID
10 8 (0.27%) EMIR
10 8 (0.27%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.24%) PSD2
12 4 (0.14%) GxP
12 4 (0.14%) SEPA
13 2 (0.068%) GAAP
13 2 (0.068%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (1.12%) Docker
2 24 (0.81%) Firmware
3 23 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 21 (0.71%) HDFS
5 8 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.20%) Ceph
6 6 (0.20%) GPFS
6 6 (0.20%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 4 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.14%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.10%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.034%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (0.68%) Puppet
2 17 (0.58%) Nessus
3 16 (0.54%) Ansible
3 16 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.54%) SCCM
4 10 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (0.27%) WebInspect
6 7 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (0.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (0.20%) Grafana
7 6 (0.20%) Icinga
7 6 (0.20%) OpenView
8 5 (0.17%) Oozie
9 4 (0.14%) Nagios
9 4 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.14%) vRealize
10 3 (0.10%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.10%) Control-M
10 3 (0.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 491 (16.66%) Microsoft
2 333 (11.30%) Tableau
3 207 (7.02%) Oracle
4 114 (3.87%) Google
5 99 (3.36%) SAP
6 86 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
7 70 (2.37%) Cognos
8 61 (2.07%) Alteryx
9 41 (1.39%) Capita
10 37 (1.26%) Talend
11 35 (1.19%) Informatica
12 33 (1.12%) Adobe
13 32 (1.09%) Cloudera
13 32 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
14 30 (1.02%) IFS
15 29 (0.98%) RedGate
16 27 (0.92%) Teradata
17 24 (0.81%) Sybase
17 24 (0.81%) Twitter
18 20 (0.68%) Cisco