Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 261 296
Rank change year-on-year -4 +35 +65
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 1,954 2,302 2,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.29% 1.36% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.49% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,606 1,684 1,798
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £91,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%

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 138,311 154,854 163,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.49% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111,048 123,345 137,670
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,650 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -39 1,086 £70,000 +7.69% 195
South East +23 302 £60,000 +20.00% 58
North of England +28 255 £50,000 +11.11% 41
North West +7 146 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South West +46 139 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Yorkshire +81 117 £50,000 +17.65% 19
Midlands +2 98 £43,750 +2.94% 36
East of England +22 73 £36,500 -22.34% 17
West Midlands +22 60 £41,957 -1.28% 26
North East +30 38 £55,000 +37.50% 9
East Midlands 0 38 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 1,954 (100.00%) Analytics
2 740 (37.87%) SQL
3 609 (31.17%) Python
4 550 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
5 528 (27.02%) Finance
6 513 (26.25%) Business Intelligence
7 495 (25.33%) Big Data
8 448 (22.93%) Java
9 423 (21.65%) Degree
10 406 (20.78%) Data Science
11 399 (20.42%) Visualisation
12 392 (20.06%) Machine Learning
13 337 (17.25%) Amazon AWS
14 319 (16.33%) Tableau
15 311 (15.92%) Hadoop
16 307 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
17 293 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
18 292 (14.94%) R
19 283 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
19 283 (14.48%) Apache Spark
20 256 (13.10%) Computer Science
21 244 (12.49%) Software Engineering
22 242 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
23 239 (12.23%) Data Analysis
24 237 (12.13%) ETL
25 233 (11.92%) Mathematics
26 232 (11.87%) Microsoft
27 230 (11.77%) Data Visualisation
28 229 (11.72%) SQL Server
29 224 (11.46%) JavaScript

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
1 283 (14.48%) Apache Spark
2 164 (8.39%) SAS
3 81 (4.15%) Apache
4 37 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 28 (1.43%) Apache Pig
6 22 (1.13%) Apache Solr
7 18 (0.92%) Confluence
8 10 (0.51%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.36%) IIS
10 6 (0.31%) CMS
10 6 (0.31%) Jupyter
10 6 (0.31%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.15%) Drupal
13 3 (0.15%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.15%) WildFly
13 3 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 114 (5.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (2.66%) SPSS
3 38 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.56%) Stata
8 10 (0.51%) GIMP
9 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (0.20%) GNU Octave
11 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.10%) InVision
12 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.10%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 26 (1.33%) Actimize
2 11 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (0.46%) SAP BPC
4 8 (0.41%) SAP CO
4 8 (0.41%) SAP FI
4 8 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (0.26%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.20%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.15%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.10%) Concordance
9 2 (0.10%) FastStats
9 2 (0.10%) Maximo
9 2 (0.10%) Relativity
9 2 (0.10%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 337 (17.25%) Amazon AWS
2 283 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (4.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 69 (3.53%) PaaS
5 59 (3.02%) SaaS
6 54 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
7 43 (2.20%) Azure Data Factory
8 42 (2.15%) Serverless
9 38 (1.94%) IaaS
10 37 (1.89%) Google Analytics
11 33 (1.69%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 28 (1.43%) Azure Machine Learning
13 22 (1.13%) Amazon Kinesis
14 20 (1.02%) Amazon S3
14 20 (1.02%) Office 365
15 19 (0.97%) Amazon SageMaker
15 19 (0.97%) GitHub
16 17 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
17 15 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
18 12 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.15%) HTTP
2 34 (1.74%) Internet
3 31 (1.59%) Firewall
4 23 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.72%) VLAN
6 12 (0.61%) WAN
7 11 (0.56%) LAN
8 10 (0.51%) Bluetooth
8 10 (0.51%) Ethernet
8 10 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (0.51%) NFC
9 9 (0.46%) DNS
9 9 (0.46%) VPN
10 8 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.36%) MPLS
12 5 (0.26%) Network Security
12 5 (0.26%) Skype
12 5 (0.26%) SMS
13 4 (0.20%) HSRP
13 4 (0.20%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (25.33%) Big Data
2 311 (15.92%) Hadoop
3 307 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
4 229 (11.72%) SQL Server
5 194 (9.93%) NoSQL
5 194 (9.93%) Power BI
6 131 (6.70%) QlikView
7 129 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 128 (6.55%) Data Lake
9 124 (6.35%) MongoDB
10 123 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 119 (6.09%) Apache Hive
12 96 (4.91%) Spotfire
13 85 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 82 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 76 (3.89%) Relational Database
16 73 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
17 70 (3.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 68 (3.48%) Data Mining
19 66 (3.38%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 143 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 90 (4.61%) Jenkins
3 57 (2.92%) JIRA
4 34 (1.74%) Visual Studio
5 29 (1.48%) Vagrant
6 27 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (1.07%) Maven
8 19 (0.97%) GitLab
9 16 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (0.72%) Selenium
10 14 (0.72%) Subversion
11 12 (0.61%) gulp
11 12 (0.61%) TeamCity
12 10 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (0.46%) JUnit
13 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.31%) CasperJS
14 6 (0.31%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.31%) PhantomJS
15 5 (0.26%) Ant
General
1 528 (27.02%) Finance
2 198 (10.13%) Banking
3 156 (7.98%) Marketing
4 141 (7.22%) Retail
5 88 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 77 (3.94%) Manufacturing
7 57 (2.92%) Electronics
8 54 (2.76%) Investment Banking
9 44 (2.25%) Advertising
10 40 (2.05%) Legal
11 33 (1.69%) Front Office
12 31 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
13 28 (1.43%) Financial Institution
14 24 (1.23%) Games
15 20 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
16 19 (0.97%) Law
17 15 (0.77%) Automotive
18 14 (0.72%) Back Office
19 12 (0.61%) Publishing
20 11 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 441 (22.57%) Developer
2 300 (15.35%) Analyst
3 201 (10.29%) Consultant
4 189 (9.67%) Architect
5 155 (7.93%) Data Analyst
6 154 (7.88%) Data Scientist
7 119 (6.09%) Data Consultant
8 107 (5.48%) Data Engineer
9 102 (5.22%) Data Architect
9 102 (5.22%) Java Developer
9 102 (5.22%) Senior Developer
10 90 (4.61%) Analytics Consultant
11 85 (4.35%) Data Analytics Consultant
12 76 (3.89%) Software Engineer
13 74 (3.79%) Python Developer
14 65 (3.33%) Analytics Manager
15 60 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
16 58 (2.97%) Software Developer
17 56 (2.87%) Data Manager
17 56 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (7.52%) Web Services
2 130 (6.65%) HTML
3 127 (6.50%) AngularJS
4 125 (6.40%) Kafka
5 116 (5.94%) .NET
6 107 (5.48%) Node.js
7 97 (4.96%) React
8 93 (4.76%) CSS
9 80 (4.09%) Natural Language Processing
10 79 (4.04%) Spring
11 61 (3.12%) HTML5
12 56 (2.87%) JSON
13 55 (2.81%) REST
14 54 (2.76%) RESTful
15 46 (2.35%) TensorFlow
16 42 (2.15%) jQuery
17 40 (2.05%) Spring Boot
18 38 (1.94%) Spark Streaming
19 37 (1.89%) XML
20 32 (1.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 293 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
2 256 (13.10%) Computer Science
3 144 (7.37%) Algorithms
4 116 (5.94%) User Experience
5 71 (3.63%) Data Structures
6 67 (3.43%) Management Information System
7 64 (3.28%) Fintech
8 54 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
9 36 (1.84%) Self-Motivation
10 27 (1.38%) NHS
11 23 (1.18%) Mobile App
11 23 (1.18%) Public Cloud
12 22 (1.13%) Data Centre
13 21 (1.07%) Internet of Things
14 18 (0.92%) Industry 4.0
14 18 (0.92%) Life Science
14 18 (0.92%) Market Risk
15 17 (0.87%) Equities
16 16 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
16 16 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 182 (9.31%) Linux
2 72 (3.68%) Windows
3 62 (3.17%) Unix
4 29 (1.48%) Android
5 26 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.56%) Solaris
8 9 (0.46%) AIX
9 8 (0.41%) CentOS
10 7 (0.36%) Debian
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (0.36%) SUSE
10 7 (0.36%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.31%) HPUX
12 4 (0.20%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.10%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.10%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.051%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,954 (100.00%) Analytics
2 550 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
3 513 (26.25%) Business Intelligence
4 406 (20.78%) Data Science
5 399 (20.42%) Visualisation
6 392 (20.06%) Machine Learning
7 244 (12.49%) Software Engineering
8 242 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
9 239 (12.23%) Data Analysis
10 237 (12.13%) ETL
11 233 (11.92%) Mathematics
12 230 (11.77%) Data Visualisation
13 224 (11.46%) Data Modelling
14 218 (11.16%) DevOps
15 217 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
16 199 (10.18%) Project Management
17 182 (9.31%) Data Management
18 156 (7.98%) Scrum
19 155 (7.93%) Big Data Analytics
20 137 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 740 (37.87%) SQL
2 609 (31.17%) Python
3 448 (22.93%) Java
4 292 (14.94%) R
5 224 (11.46%) JavaScript
6 187 (9.57%) C#
7 168 (8.60%) C++
8 122 (6.24%) Scala
9 107 (5.48%) C
10 87 (4.45%) T-SQL
11 76 (3.89%) Ruby
12 50 (2.56%) Bash Shell
13 49 (2.51%) PowerShell
14 46 (2.35%) Java 8
15 45 (2.30%) VBA
16 38 (1.94%) PL/SQL
17 37 (1.89%) Go
17 37 (1.89%) MATLAB
18 35 (1.79%) Perl
19 33 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 423 (21.65%) Degree
2 97 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 94 (4.81%) Security Cleared
4 91 (4.66%) PhD
5 79 (4.04%) SC Cleared
6 53 (2.71%) Master's Degree
7 52 (2.66%) DV Cleared
8 49 (2.51%) Numerate Degree
9 28 (1.43%) CISSP
10 21 (1.07%) AWS Certification
10 21 (1.07%) CISM
11 20 (1.02%) CISA
12 14 (0.72%) MBA
12 14 (0.72%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.41%) ISEB
14 7 (0.36%) ACCA
14 7 (0.36%) CEH
14 7 (0.36%) CIMA
14 7 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (7.16%) Data Quality
2 69 (3.53%) QA
3 23 (1.18%) GDPR
4 19 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.56%) PMO
6 9 (0.46%) MiFID
6 9 (0.46%) SLA
6 9 (0.46%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.15%) COBIT
8 3 (0.15%) COSO
8 3 (0.15%) EMIR
8 3 (0.15%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.10%) IFRS
9 2 (0.10%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.10%) PSD2
10 1 (0.051%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.051%) RMADS
System Software
1 124 (6.35%) Docker
2 30 (1.54%) VirtualBox
3 22 (1.13%) HDFS
4 19 (0.97%) Apache Flume
5 15 (0.77%) Active Directory
6 14 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.56%) vSphere
8 9 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (0.41%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.20%) GFS2
11 3 (0.15%) KVM
11 3 (0.15%) QEMU
11 3 (0.15%) Snort
11 3 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.15%) XenApp
12 1 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 82 (4.20%) Ansible
2 73 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
2 73 (3.74%) Puppet
3 67 (3.43%) Terraform
4 61 (3.12%) Kubernetes
5 28 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (0.77%) Kibana
6 15 (0.77%) Mesos
7 14 (0.72%) Salt
8 10 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (0.46%) Oozie
9 9 (0.46%) Packer
10 6 (0.31%) SCCM
11 5 (0.26%) logstash
11 5 (0.26%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.20%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.20%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.15%) Ambari
13 3 (0.15%) SCOM
13 3 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 319 (16.33%) Tableau
2 232 (11.87%) Microsoft
3 146 (7.47%) Oracle
4 138 (7.06%) Google
5 137 (7.01%) SAP
6 68 (3.48%) Talend
7 62 (3.17%) Cloudera
8 53 (2.71%) Informatica
9 49 (2.51%) Databricks
10 46 (2.35%) Alteryx
11 41 (2.10%) Hortonworks
12 39 (2.00%) IBM
13 30 (1.54%) Splunk
14 28 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
15 21 (1.07%) Xamarin
16 20 (1.02%) Omniture
17 19 (0.97%) Adobe
17 19 (0.97%) Optimizely
18 18 (0.92%) MapR
18 18 (0.92%) Vertica