Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 274 279
Rank change year-on-year +27 +5 +113
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 2,107 2,095 2,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 1.27% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.38% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,629 1,516 1,953
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%

Data 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 143,829 151,297 168,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.13% 91.51% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115,359 121,257 142,441
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in England

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics in England

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in England over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics in England

Data 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 Data Analytics within the England region over the 6 months to 20 August 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 -8 1,203 £67,500 +3.85% 142
South East +52 326 £55,000 +17.02% 44
North of England +28 257 £48,500 +7.78% 30
North West +11 162 £52,500 +10.53% 22
South West +68 141 £52,500 +7.69% 24
Yorkshire +63 98 £48,500 +22.01% 7
Midlands 0 94 £47,500 +11.76% 25
East of England +32 83 £54,750 +16.49% 18
West Midlands -8 60 £50,000 +5.26% 11
East Midlands -7 33 £42,714 +6.79% 14
North East -9 17 £55,000 - 1
Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 2,106 (99.95%) Analytics
2 825 (39.16%) SQL
3 630 (29.90%) Big Data
4 613 (29.09%) Python
5 579 (27.48%) Business Intelligence
6 535 (25.39%) Agile Software Development
7 522 (24.77%) Finance
8 490 (23.26%) Data Science
9 464 (22.02%) Java
10 461 (21.88%) Degree
11 454 (21.55%) Machine Learning
12 390 (18.51%) Visualisation
13 345 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 320 (15.19%) Hadoop
15 318 (15.09%) Tableau
16 312 (14.81%) Microsoft
17 301 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 294 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
19 286 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
20 281 (13.34%) Data Warehouse
21 274 (13.00%) ETL
22 273 (12.96%) R
23 271 (12.86%) Apache Spark
24 270 (12.81%) Computer Science
25 269 (12.77%) Power BI
26 253 (12.01%) Problem-Solving
27 250 (11.87%) Data Analysis
28 226 (10.73%) Data Modelling
28 226 (10.73%) Mathematics
29 224 (10.63%) Data Visualisation

Data 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
1 271 (12.86%) Apache Spark
2 179 (8.50%) SAS
3 70 (3.32%) Apache
4 42 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (1.61%) Apache Pig
6 25 (1.19%) Confluence
7 24 (1.14%) Apache Solr
8 17 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 13 (0.62%) JBoss
10 9 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
10 9 (0.43%) SharePoint
11 8 (0.38%) IIS
12 7 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.33%) CMS
13 3 (0.14%) Jetty
13 3 (0.14%) Moodle
13 3 (0.14%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 113 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (2.42%) SPSS
3 25 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
4 24 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.43%) Stata
8 6 (0.28%) GIMP
9 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.19%) GNU Octave
11 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.095%) Weka
13 1 (0.047%) CPLEX
13 1 (0.047%) Mingle
13 1 (0.047%) Simulink
13 1 (0.047%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.047%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 23 (1.09%) Actimize
2 16 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.52%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 10 (0.47%) Distributed Ledger
5 10 (0.47%) SAP BPC
6 9 (0.43%) Relativity
6 9 (0.43%) Ringtail
7 6 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
7 6 (0.28%) FastStats
7 6 (0.28%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.24%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.24%) SAP GRC
9 4 (0.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (0.095%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.095%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 345 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 286 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
3 120 (5.70%) Azure Data Factory
4 72 (3.42%) IaaS
5 71 (3.37%) Serverless
6 67 (3.18%) PaaS
7 66 (3.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 59 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
9 46 (2.18%) SaaS
10 38 (1.80%) Google Analytics
11 34 (1.61%) Azure Machine Learning
11 34 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
12 33 (1.57%) GitHub
13 30 (1.42%) Amazon Kinesis
14 26 (1.23%) Amazon S3
15 23 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
16 22 (1.04%) Office 365
17 18 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
18 17 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
19 15 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.14%) Internet
2 40 (1.90%) Firewall
3 21 (1.00%) DNS
4 19 (0.90%) HTTP
4 19 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 17 (0.81%) SAN
5 17 (0.81%) SMS
6 15 (0.71%) DHCP
7 14 (0.66%) WAN
8 13 (0.62%) LAN
9 12 (0.57%) SSL
10 11 (0.52%) Bluetooth
10 11 (0.52%) NFC
11 10 (0.47%) 5G
12 6 (0.28%) VLAN
13 5 (0.24%) BGP
13 5 (0.24%) IPsec
13 5 (0.24%) Network Security
13 5 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 630 (29.90%) Big Data
2 320 (15.19%) Hadoop
3 301 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 281 (13.34%) Data Warehouse
5 269 (12.77%) Power BI
6 190 (9.02%) Data Lake
7 177 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 158 (7.50%) NoSQL
9 130 (6.17%) Azure SQL Database
10 129 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 117 (5.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 112 (5.32%) Apache Hive
13 107 (5.08%) MongoDB
14 101 (4.79%) QlikView
15 90 (4.27%) Relational Database
16 88 (4.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 88 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
17 81 (3.84%) Apache Cassandra
18 80 (3.80%) Spotfire
19 65 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 116 (5.51%) Git (software)
2 90 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 66 (3.13%) JIRA
4 63 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 27 (1.28%) Selenium
6 21 (1.00%) JUnit
7 16 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (0.76%) Subversion
7 16 (0.76%) Vagrant
8 15 (0.71%) Maven
8 15 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 14 (0.66%) SoapUI
10 13 (0.62%) WebDriver
11 10 (0.47%) GitLab
11 10 (0.47%) gulp
11 10 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (0.43%) CircleCI
12 9 (0.43%) JMeter
12 9 (0.43%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 522 (24.77%) Finance
2 208 (9.87%) Banking
3 184 (8.73%) Marketing
4 135 (6.41%) Retail
5 99 (4.70%) Advertising
6 85 (4.03%) Investment Banking
7 60 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 51 (2.42%) Financial Institution
9 39 (1.85%) Front Office
10 36 (1.71%) Legal
11 35 (1.66%) Electronics
12 31 (1.47%) Manufacturing
13 27 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 26 (1.23%) Games
15 25 (1.19%) Law
16 15 (0.71%) Digital Economy
17 14 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
18 10 (0.47%) Local Government
19 9 (0.43%) Retail Banking
20 8 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 373 (17.70%) Developer
2 282 (13.38%) Analyst
3 273 (12.96%) Consultant
4 208 (9.87%) Architect
5 152 (7.21%) Data Scientist
6 144 (6.83%) Data Engineer
7 137 (6.50%) Data Consultant
8 121 (5.74%) Data Analyst
8 121 (5.74%) Data Architect
9 99 (4.70%) Analytics Manager
10 90 (4.27%) Analytics Consultant
11 83 (3.94%) Data Analytics Consultant
12 82 (3.89%) Data Analytics Manager
13 79 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 75 (3.56%) Software Engineer
15 69 (3.27%) Data Manager
15 69 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
15 69 (3.27%) Senior Developer
16 68 (3.23%) Python Developer
17 65 (3.08%) Azure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (7.64%) HTML
2 152 (7.21%) .NET
3 134 (6.36%) Web Services
4 127 (6.03%) Kafka
5 109 (5.17%) AngularJS
6 93 (4.41%) CSS
7 89 (4.22%) Node.js
8 85 (4.03%) Spring
9 79 (3.75%) RESTful
10 75 (3.56%) Natural Language Processing
11 73 (3.46%) React
12 62 (2.94%) REST
13 53 (2.52%) HTML5
14 49 (2.33%) XML
15 42 (1.99%) JSON
16 41 (1.95%) Pandas
16 41 (1.95%) Spring Boot
17 40 (1.90%) Middleware
18 37 (1.76%) TensorFlow
19 36 (1.71%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 294 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 270 (12.81%) Computer Science
3 154 (7.31%) User Experience
4 126 (5.98%) Algorithms
5 72 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 66 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 58 (2.75%) Fintech
8 50 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
8 50 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
9 42 (1.99%) Cyberthreat
10 39 (1.85%) Mobile App
11 38 (1.80%) Data Centre
12 26 (1.23%) Public Cloud
13 25 (1.19%) Internet of Things
14 24 (1.14%) NHS
15 22 (1.04%) Market Risk
16 21 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (0.95%) Derivative
18 19 (0.90%) Credit Risk
19 18 (0.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 215 (10.20%) Linux
2 88 (4.18%) Windows
3 75 (3.56%) Unix
4 23 (1.09%) Android
4 23 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.62%) Solaris
8 11 (0.52%) AIX
8 11 (0.52%) HPUX
9 7 (0.33%) CentOS
10 5 (0.24%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.19%) Debian
11 4 (0.19%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.14%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.095%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.095%) SUSE
13 2 (0.095%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,106 (99.95%) Analytics
2 579 (27.48%) Business Intelligence
3 535 (25.39%) Agile Software Development
4 490 (23.26%) Data Science
5 454 (21.55%) Machine Learning
6 390 (18.51%) Visualisation
7 274 (13.00%) ETL
8 253 (12.01%) Problem-Solving
9 250 (11.87%) Data Analysis
10 226 (10.73%) Data Modelling
10 226 (10.73%) Mathematics
11 224 (10.63%) Data Visualisation
12 211 (10.01%) Big Data Analytics
13 210 (9.97%) DevOps
14 207 (9.82%) Artificial Intelligence
14 207 (9.82%) Software Engineering
15 183 (8.69%) Data Management
16 180 (8.54%) Project Management
17 165 (7.83%) SDLC
18 151 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 825 (39.16%) SQL
2 613 (29.09%) Python
3 464 (22.02%) Java
4 273 (12.96%) R
5 217 (10.30%) C#
6 213 (10.11%) JavaScript
7 185 (8.78%) C++
8 147 (6.98%) Scala
9 100 (4.75%) C
10 77 (3.65%) T-SQL
11 62 (2.94%) VBA
12 55 (2.61%) Ruby
13 54 (2.56%) MATLAB
14 48 (2.28%) Perl
15 46 (2.18%) PowerShell
15 46 (2.18%) U-SQL
16 40 (1.90%) Bash Shell
16 40 (1.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 39 (1.85%) VB
18 35 (1.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 461 (21.88%) Degree
2 103 (4.89%) PhD
3 93 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 86 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 58 (2.75%) SC Cleared
6 47 (2.23%) Numerate Degree
7 46 (2.18%) DV Cleared
8 41 (1.95%) Master's Degree
9 32 (1.52%) CISSP
10 22 (1.04%) TOGAF Certification
11 21 (1.00%) CISM
12 19 (0.90%) CISA
13 14 (0.66%) AWS Certification
14 12 (0.57%) PMI Certification
15 11 (0.52%) ACCA
15 11 (0.52%) CIMA
16 10 (0.47%) CEH
17 9 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
18 8 (0.38%) MCSE
19 7 (0.33%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (6.41%) Data Quality
2 85 (4.03%) QA
3 31 (1.47%) GDPR
4 19 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.71%) MiFID
6 10 (0.47%) SLA
7 9 (0.43%) GCP
7 9 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.33%) EMIR
8 7 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.33%) PMO
9 6 (0.28%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
11 3 (0.14%) COBIT
11 3 (0.14%) COSO
12 2 (0.095%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.095%) PSD2
13 1 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.047%) IFRS
13 1 (0.047%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 123 (5.84%) Docker
2 46 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
3 34 (1.61%) HDFS
4 22 (1.04%) Apache Flume
4 22 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (1.00%) Active Directory
6 19 (0.90%) VirtualBox
7 14 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 13 (0.62%) Hyper-V
9 10 (0.47%) VMware NSX
10 9 (0.43%) NFS
10 9 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.24%) vSphere
13 3 (0.14%) KVM
13 3 (0.14%) OpenAM
13 3 (0.14%) QEMU
13 3 (0.14%) Snort
14 2 (0.095%) GFS2
Systems Management
1 59 (2.80%) Ansible
2 47 (2.23%) Puppet
3 46 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (1.90%) Terraform
5 34 (1.61%) Kubernetes
6 31 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
7 17 (0.81%) Kibana
8 11 (0.52%) EnCase
8 11 (0.52%) FTK
9 9 (0.43%) Oozie
9 9 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (0.43%) vCenter Server
10 8 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
10 8 (0.38%) Mesos
11 6 (0.28%) Salt
11 6 (0.28%) SCCM
12 5 (0.24%) Ambari
12 5 (0.24%) SCOM
12 5 (0.24%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 318 (15.09%) Tableau
2 312 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 194 (9.21%) Oracle
4 106 (5.03%) SAP
5 100 (4.75%) Google
6 62 (2.94%) Talend
7 61 (2.90%) Cloudera
8 55 (2.61%) Omniture
9 54 (2.56%) IBM
10 52 (2.47%) Informatica
11 51 (2.42%) Alteryx
12 48 (2.28%) Optimizely
13 36 (1.71%) Hortonworks
14 30 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
15 25 (1.19%) Vertica
15 25 (1.19%) VMware
16 24 (1.14%) Databricks
16 24 (1.14%) Splunk
17 21 (1.00%) Adobe
18 20 (0.95%) Cognos