Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 295 284
Rank change year-on-year +48 -11 +150
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 2,174 1,786 2,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.35% 1.12% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.24% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,735 1,441 1,844
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,119 £31,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -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 146,533 144,423 169,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.78% 90.51% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 118,670 119,286 142,972
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 1,264 £65,000 - 193
South East +75 366 £50,000 +6.38% 70
North of England -5 221 £47,500 +18.75% 47
North West -21 134 £52,396 +30.99% 25
South West +21 122 £51,250 +2.50% 13
Midlands +18 102 £47,500 +28.38% 26
East of England +4 89 £57,500 +15.58% 16
West Midlands +43 88 £48,750 +31.76% 16
Yorkshire +44 84 £45,000 +12.50% 16
East Midlands -26 13 £42,714 +2.93% 10
North East -30 3 £41,250 -26.67% 6
Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 2,173 (99.95%) Analytics
2 918 (42.23%) SQL
3 755 (34.73%) Big Data
4 676 (31.09%) Business Intelligence
5 620 (28.52%) Python
6 517 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
7 507 (23.32%) Finance
8 500 (23.00%) Data Science
9 447 (20.56%) Machine Learning
10 437 (20.10%) Degree
11 427 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 419 (19.27%) Visualisation
13 406 (18.68%) Tableau
14 405 (18.63%) Java
15 386 (17.76%) SQL Server
16 383 (17.62%) Microsoft
17 369 (16.97%) Hadoop
18 364 (16.74%) Power BI
19 347 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
20 293 (13.48%) ETL
21 289 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
21 289 (13.29%) Apache Spark
22 286 (13.16%) R
23 283 (13.02%) Problem-Solving
24 275 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
25 256 (11.78%) Data Analysis
25 256 (11.78%) Big Data Analytics
26 247 (11.36%) Data Modelling
27 245 (11.27%) Data Visualisation
28 242 (11.13%) Linux

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
1 289 (13.29%) Apache Spark
2 189 (8.69%) SAS
3 66 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
4 60 (2.76%) Apache
5 37 (1.70%) Apache Pig
6 23 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.83%) Apache Solr
7 18 (0.83%) Confluence
7 18 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
8 15 (0.69%) JBoss
9 12 (0.55%) IIS
9 12 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.32%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.28%) CMS
12 4 (0.18%) nginx
12 4 (0.18%) Tuxedo
13 3 (0.14%) IPython
13 3 (0.14%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 145 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (2.39%) SPSS
3 26 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 16 (0.74%) Stata
6 15 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 14 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
8 12 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.55%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.092%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.092%) SketchUp
10 2 (0.092%) Weka
11 1 (0.046%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.046%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.046%) Mingle
11 1 (0.046%) Simulink
11 1 (0.046%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.046%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 19 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.69%) Actimize
2 15 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.69%) Relativity
3 13 (0.60%) SAP BPC
4 12 (0.55%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 10 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
6 9 (0.41%) Ringtail
7 8 (0.37%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.37%) SAP GRC
8 6 (0.28%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 5 (0.23%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.18%) FastStats
10 4 (0.18%) SAP HR
11 3 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 427 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 275 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
3 154 (7.08%) Azure Data Factory
4 101 (4.65%) Serverless
5 98 (4.51%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 97 (4.46%) IaaS
7 61 (2.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 52 (2.39%) GitHub
9 48 (2.21%) Google Analytics
10 46 (2.12%) PaaS
11 43 (1.98%) SaaS
12 33 (1.52%) Amazon Kinesis
13 31 (1.43%) Amazon EMR
14 25 (1.15%) Azure Machine Learning
15 24 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
16 23 (1.06%) Office 365
17 20 (0.92%) Bluemix
17 20 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
18 17 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
18 17 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.12%) Firewall
2 36 (1.66%) Internet
3 35 (1.61%) SAN
4 33 (1.52%) DNS
5 27 (1.24%) DHCP
6 24 (1.10%) LAN
7 21 (0.97%) WAN
8 19 (0.87%) SMS
8 19 (0.87%) SSL
9 13 (0.60%) TCP/IP
10 10 (0.46%) 5G
11 9 (0.41%) Broadband
11 9 (0.41%) HTTP
12 7 (0.32%) Network Security
13 6 (0.28%) Kerberos
14 5 (0.23%) VoIP
15 4 (0.18%) Ethernet
15 4 (0.18%) Wireless
16 3 (0.14%) IPsec
16 3 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 755 (34.73%) Big Data
2 386 (17.76%) SQL Server
3 369 (16.97%) Hadoop
4 364 (16.74%) Power BI
5 289 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
6 231 (10.63%) Data Lake
7 209 (9.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 163 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 157 (7.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 154 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 138 (6.35%) NoSQL
12 128 (5.89%) Apache Hive
13 119 (5.47%) QlikView
14 103 (4.74%) Relational Database
15 97 (4.46%) MongoDB
16 96 (4.42%) MySQL
16 96 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
17 95 (4.37%) Spotfire
18 80 (3.68%) Data Mining
19 72 (3.31%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 144 (6.62%) Git (software)
2 92 (4.23%) Visual Studio
3 75 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 72 (3.31%) JIRA
5 21 (0.97%) Selenium
6 18 (0.83%) Subversion
7 13 (0.60%) JUnit
7 13 (0.60%) WebDriver
8 11 (0.51%) NUnit
8 11 (0.51%) webpack
9 10 (0.46%) CircleCI
9 10 (0.46%) gulp
9 10 (0.46%) Jasmine
9 10 (0.46%) SoapUI
9 10 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.41%) JMeter
10 9 (0.41%) RStudio
11 8 (0.37%) Grunt
11 8 (0.37%) Protractor
11 8 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 507 (23.32%) Finance
2 209 (9.61%) Marketing
3 166 (7.64%) Banking
4 120 (5.52%) Retail
5 104 (4.78%) Advertising
6 75 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 67 (3.08%) Investment Banking
8 44 (2.02%) Legal
9 42 (1.93%) Law
10 38 (1.75%) Financial Institution
11 33 (1.52%) Electronics
12 31 (1.43%) Manufacturing
13 26 (1.20%) Front Office
14 22 (1.01%) Games
15 17 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.69%) Automotive
16 15 (0.69%) Digital Economy
17 10 (0.46%) Publishing
18 9 (0.41%) Retail Banking
19 8 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 377 (17.34%) Developer
2 326 (15.00%) Analyst
3 277 (12.74%) Consultant
4 255 (11.73%) Architect
5 163 (7.50%) Data Architect
6 151 (6.95%) Data Engineer
6 151 (6.95%) Data Scientist
7 121 (5.57%) Data Analyst
8 116 (5.34%) Data Consultant
9 108 (4.97%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 107 (4.92%) Senior Developer
11 104 (4.78%) Analytics Manager
12 81 (3.73%) Data Analytics Manager
13 75 (3.45%) Big Data Architect
14 73 (3.36%) Analytics Consultant
15 70 (3.22%) Data Manager
16 65 (2.99%) Azure Consultant
16 65 (2.99%) Microsoft BI Consultant
16 65 (2.99%) Power BI Consultant
17 64 (2.94%) Data Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (8.74%) .NET
2 179 (8.23%) HTML
3 156 (7.18%) Web Services
4 142 (6.53%) Kafka
5 123 (5.66%) CSS
6 108 (4.97%) AngularJS
7 90 (4.14%) Node.js
8 79 (3.63%) React
9 66 (3.04%) jQuery
10 58 (2.67%) REST
10 58 (2.67%) RESTful
11 57 (2.62%) Natural Language Processing
12 55 (2.53%) XML
13 52 (2.39%) ASP.NET
14 50 (2.30%) D3.js
15 49 (2.25%) Spring
16 48 (2.21%) JSON
17 46 (2.12%) Middleware
18 45 (2.07%) HTML5
19 41 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 347 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 222 (10.21%) Computer Science
3 163 (7.50%) User Experience
4 98 (4.51%) Algorithms
4 98 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 63 (2.90%) Fintech
6 62 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
7 53 (2.44%) Data Centre
8 51 (2.35%) Data Structures
9 50 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
10 42 (1.93%) Mobile App
11 38 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
12 34 (1.56%) Public Cloud
13 26 (1.20%) Driving Licence
14 25 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (1.10%) Mainframe
16 22 (1.01%) Clustering
16 22 (1.01%) Credit Risk
17 21 (0.97%) Internet of Things
18 20 (0.92%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 242 (11.13%) Linux
2 117 (5.38%) Windows
3 75 (3.45%) Unix
4 30 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.87%) Android
7 14 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.46%) CentOS
9 7 (0.32%) AIX
9 7 (0.32%) HPUX
9 7 (0.32%) Solaris
9 7 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.28%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.18%) VMS
12 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.14%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.092%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,173 (99.95%) Analytics
2 676 (31.09%) Business Intelligence
3 517 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
4 500 (23.00%) Data Science
5 447 (20.56%) Machine Learning
6 419 (19.27%) Visualisation
7 293 (13.48%) ETL
8 283 (13.02%) Problem-Solving
9 256 (11.78%) Big Data Analytics
9 256 (11.78%) Data Analysis
10 247 (11.36%) Data Modelling
11 245 (11.27%) Data Visualisation
12 235 (10.81%) Mathematics
13 195 (8.97%) Artificial Intelligence
13 195 (8.97%) DevOps
14 190 (8.74%) Data Management
15 169 (7.77%) Statistics
16 162 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 151 (6.95%) Software Engineering
18 138 (6.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 918 (42.23%) SQL
2 620 (28.52%) Python
3 405 (18.63%) Java
4 286 (13.16%) R
5 227 (10.44%) C#
6 215 (9.89%) JavaScript
7 138 (6.35%) Scala
8 134 (6.16%) C++
9 80 (3.68%) U-SQL
10 78 (3.59%) VBA
11 77 (3.54%) T-SQL
12 68 (3.13%) MATLAB
13 64 (2.94%) C
14 58 (2.67%) PHP
15 49 (2.25%) VB
16 46 (2.12%) Bash Shell
17 44 (2.02%) Perl
18 36 (1.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 36 (1.66%) PowerShell
19 29 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 437 (20.10%) Degree
2 96 (4.42%) PhD
3 59 (2.71%) Security Cleared
4 55 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 41 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
6 33 (1.52%) CISSP
7 29 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
8 26 (1.20%) DV Cleared
9 21 (0.97%) Master's Degree
9 21 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (0.97%) SC Cleared
10 18 (0.83%) CISM
10 18 (0.83%) MCSE
11 14 (0.64%) CIMA
12 13 (0.60%) ACCA
12 13 (0.60%) AWS Certification
13 12 (0.55%) CEH
14 10 (0.46%) CISA
14 10 (0.46%) CompTIA Security+
15 6 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (7.36%) Data Quality
2 84 (3.86%) QA
3 43 (1.98%) GDPR
4 29 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.69%) SLA
6 14 (0.64%) MiFID
7 11 (0.51%) EMIR
7 11 (0.51%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.37%) GCP
9 7 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.23%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
11 4 (0.18%) CRD IV
12 3 (0.14%) COBIT
12 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.092%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.092%) PMO
14 1 (0.046%) FATCA
14 1 (0.046%) Val IT
System Software
1 124 (5.70%) Docker
2 82 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
3 46 (2.12%) HDFS
4 40 (1.84%) Active Directory
5 36 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (1.06%) Hyper-V
7 21 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (0.97%) VMware NSX
8 20 (0.92%) NFS
9 19 (0.87%) Apache Flume
10 16 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.23%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.18%) vSphere
14 3 (0.14%) KVM
14 3 (0.14%) OpenAM
14 3 (0.14%) QEMU
15 1 (0.046%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 43 (1.98%) Puppet
2 42 (1.93%) Ansible
3 39 (1.79%) Kubernetes
4 33 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (1.38%) Docker Swarm
6 19 (0.87%) Terraform
7 18 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 18 (0.83%) vCenter Server
8 14 (0.64%) Kibana
9 12 (0.55%) EnCase
9 12 (0.55%) FTK
9 12 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
10 10 (0.46%) Oozie
11 7 (0.32%) Ambari
12 6 (0.28%) Nagios
13 4 (0.18%) logstash
14 3 (0.14%) Cacti
14 3 (0.14%) Data Guard
14 3 (0.14%) QRadar
14 3 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 406 (18.68%) Tableau
2 383 (17.62%) Microsoft
3 218 (10.03%) Oracle
4 139 (6.39%) Google
5 113 (5.20%) SAP
6 82 (3.77%) IBM
7 56 (2.58%) Cloudera
8 54 (2.48%) Informatica
9 52 (2.39%) Alteryx
10 51 (2.35%) Talend
11 43 (1.98%) Omniture
12 37 (1.70%) VMware
13 33 (1.52%) Vertica
14 31 (1.43%) Adobe
15 29 (1.33%) Optimizely
16 27 (1.24%) Red Hat
17 26 (1.20%) Cognizant
18 23 (1.06%) Atlassian
19 22 (1.01%) Teradata
19 22 (1.01%) TIBCO