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

Data Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 307 317
Rank change year-on-year +52 +10 +181
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 2,138 1,756 1,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.30% 1.06% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.18% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,778 1,476 1,610
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.98% +11.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +9.52%

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 148,316 148,580 174,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.53% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 121,459 123,392 145,663
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,750
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 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 21 February 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 21 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 +47 1,278 £62,500 -3.85% 171
South East +135 371 £50,000 - 60
North of England -7 215 £42,500 +6.25% 44
North West -18 142 £45,000 +12.50% 24
South West -17 96 £50,000 - 18
Midlands +14 95 £42,500 -1.16% 16
East of England -61 77 £50,000 -9.09% 15
West Midlands +16 76 £42,500 -5.56% 11
Yorkshire +27 68 £42,500 -8.11% 19
East Midlands -25 18 £42,500 +9.68% 5
North East -28 5 £36,500 -19.34% 1
Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 2,137 (99.95%) Analytics
2 915 (42.80%) SQL
3 752 (35.17%) Big Data
4 628 (29.37%) Python
5 594 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 589 (27.55%) Business Intelligence
7 539 (25.21%) Finance
8 425 (19.88%) Degree
8 425 (19.88%) Data Science
9 421 (19.69%) Analytical Skills
10 405 (18.94%) Tableau
11 394 (18.43%) Visualisation
12 392 (18.33%) SQL Server
13 364 (17.03%) Hadoop
14 355 (16.60%) Java
15 346 (16.18%) Machine Learning
16 318 (14.87%) Microsoft Azure
17 315 (14.73%) R
18 309 (14.45%) Big Data Analytics
19 307 (14.36%) Apache Spark
20 301 (14.08%) JavaScript
21 300 (14.03%) Data Warehouse
22 286 (13.38%) Microsoft
23 284 (13.28%) ETL
24 258 (12.07%) Data Analysis
25 257 (12.02%) Power BI
26 255 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
27 251 (11.74%) Data Modelling
28 247 (11.55%) Linux
29 243 (11.37%) Mathematics

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
1 307 (14.36%) Apache Spark
2 210 (9.82%) SAS
3 85 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
4 54 (2.53%) Apache
5 37 (1.73%) Apache Pig
6 28 (1.31%) IIS
7 25 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 17 (0.80%) Confluence
9 13 (0.61%) Moodle
10 10 (0.47%) CMS
11 9 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (0.37%) SharePoint
13 7 (0.33%) MS Project Server
13 7 (0.33%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.28%) JBoss
15 5 (0.23%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.19%) GeoServer
16 4 (0.19%) Tuxedo
16 4 (0.19%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 181 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 77 (3.60%) SPSS
3 42 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 14 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 13 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
7 12 (0.56%) Stata
8 11 (0.51%) Chatbot
9 4 (0.19%) GNU Octave
10 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.094%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.094%) SketchUp
12 1 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.047%) Mathematica
12 1 (0.047%) Simulink
12 1 (0.047%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.08%) Actimize
2 16 (0.75%) SAP ERP
3 14 (0.65%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 10 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.37%) SAP GRC
7 6 (0.28%) Relativity
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle AML
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.23%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.19%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.19%) Raiser's Edge
9 4 (0.19%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
11 1 (0.047%) Eagle PACE
11 1 (0.047%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.047%) Social Studio
11 1 (0.047%) Summit
11 1 (0.047%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 318 (14.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 255 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
4 65 (3.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 63 (2.95%) GitHub
6 49 (2.29%) Google Analytics
6 49 (2.29%) Serverless
7 45 (2.10%) IaaS
8 44 (2.06%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 32 (1.50%) SaaS
10 29 (1.36%) Amazon Kinesis
11 22 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
12 21 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
13 19 (0.89%) AdWords
14 17 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
14 17 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (0.65%) Azure Machine Learning
15 14 (0.65%) npm
15 14 (0.65%) Office 365
16 12 (0.56%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.50%) Firewall
2 24 (1.12%) Internet
3 18 (0.84%) SAN
4 17 (0.80%) DNS
5 14 (0.65%) SSL
6 13 (0.61%) DHCP
6 13 (0.61%) LAN
6 13 (0.61%) WAN
6 13 (0.61%) Wireless
7 11 (0.51%) Network Security
8 8 (0.37%) Broadband
8 8 (0.37%) SMS
8 8 (0.37%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.28%) HTTP
9 6 (0.28%) Skype
10 5 (0.23%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.14%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.14%) VoIP
11 3 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.14%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 752 (35.17%) Big Data
2 392 (18.33%) SQL Server
3 364 (17.03%) Hadoop
4 300 (14.03%) Data Warehouse
5 257 (12.02%) Power BI
6 135 (6.31%) QlikView
7 134 (6.27%) Apache Hive
8 129 (6.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 128 (5.99%) NoSQL
10 127 (5.94%) Data Lake
11 126 (5.89%) Relational Database
12 118 (5.52%) Spotfire
13 114 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 111 (5.19%) Data Mining
15 109 (5.10%) MongoDB
16 103 (4.82%) MySQL
17 101 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 74 (3.46%) BusinessObjects
19 70 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
20 58 (2.71%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 113 (5.29%) Git (software)
2 92 (4.30%) JIRA
3 63 (2.95%) Jenkins
4 50 (2.34%) Visual Studio
5 19 (0.89%) Mocha
6 18 (0.84%) Selenium
6 18 (0.84%) webpack
7 15 (0.70%) gulp
7 15 (0.70%) Jasmine
7 15 (0.70%) Subversion
8 14 (0.65%) Grunt
9 13 (0.61%) Protractor
10 11 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.47%) CircleCI
11 10 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
12 9 (0.42%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.42%) Hudson
13 8 (0.37%) NUnit
13 8 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (0.33%) HP UFT
General
1 539 (25.21%) Finance
2 190 (8.89%) Banking
3 173 (8.09%) Marketing
4 135 (6.31%) Retail
5 101 (4.72%) Investment Banking
6 82 (3.84%) Retail Banking
7 72 (3.37%) Telecoms
8 66 (3.09%) Legal
9 48 (2.25%) Law
10 40 (1.87%) Advertising
11 38 (1.78%) Front Office
12 35 (1.64%) Electronics
13 31 (1.45%) Manufacturing
14 28 (1.31%) Automotive
15 25 (1.17%) Publishing
16 23 (1.08%) Games
17 17 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
19 14 (0.65%) Private Banking
20 12 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 474 (22.17%) Developer
2 339 (15.86%) Analyst
3 200 (9.35%) Consultant
4 198 (9.26%) Architect
5 152 (7.11%) Data Analyst
6 133 (6.22%) Senior Developer
7 129 (6.03%) Data Architect
8 127 (5.94%) Data Scientist
9 111 (5.19%) Data Engineer
10 93 (4.35%) Analytics Manager
11 88 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
12 77 (3.60%) C# Developer
13 76 (3.55%) Data Consultant
13 76 (3.55%) SQL Analyst
14 75 (3.51%) Data Manager
15 73 (3.41%) SQL Developer
16 72 (3.37%) .NET Developer
17 69 (3.23%) Data Analytics Manager
18 67 (3.13%) Big Data Architect
19 64 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (9.64%) .NET
2 202 (9.45%) HTML
3 185 (8.65%) CSS
4 157 (7.34%) AngularJS
5 154 (7.20%) Web Services
6 122 (5.71%) jQuery
6 122 (5.71%) Node.js
7 111 (5.19%) React
8 96 (4.49%) ASP.NET
9 91 (4.26%) Kafka
10 71 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (2.57%) JSON
11 55 (2.57%) XML
12 54 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 53 (2.48%) HTML5
13 53 (2.48%) REST
14 50 (2.34%) Natural Language Processing
15 49 (2.29%) Middleware
16 46 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 45 (2.10%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 421 (19.69%) Analytical Skills
2 211 (9.87%) Computer Science
3 155 (7.25%) User Experience
4 104 (4.86%) Management Information System
5 86 (4.02%) Algorithms
6 64 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
7 58 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
7 58 (2.71%) Mobile App
8 57 (2.67%) Fintech
9 51 (2.39%) Data Structures
10 47 (2.20%) Data Centre
11 25 (1.17%) Social Media
12 21 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
13 20 (0.94%) Analytical Mindset
13 20 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
13 20 (0.94%) Fixed Income
14 19 (0.89%) Clustering
14 19 (0.89%) Public Cloud
15 17 (0.80%) Driving Licence
16 15 (0.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 247 (11.55%) Linux
2 116 (5.43%) Windows
3 110 (5.14%) Unix
4 31 (1.45%) Android
5 29 (1.36%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.70%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.51%) CentOS
9 8 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.33%) AIX
10 7 (0.33%) HPUX
10 7 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.33%) Solaris
11 5 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.19%) VMS
12 4 (0.19%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.094%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,137 (99.95%) Analytics
2 594 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 589 (27.55%) Business Intelligence
4 425 (19.88%) Data Science
5 394 (18.43%) Visualisation
6 346 (16.18%) Machine Learning
7 309 (14.45%) Big Data Analytics
8 284 (13.28%) ETL
9 258 (12.07%) Data Analysis
10 251 (11.74%) Data Modelling
11 243 (11.37%) Mathematics
12 233 (10.90%) Data Visualisation
13 211 (9.87%) Data Management
14 176 (8.23%) Scrum
15 175 (8.19%) DevOps
16 158 (7.39%) Project Management
17 155 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
18 148 (6.92%) Statistics
19 144 (6.74%) Software Engineering
20 135 (6.31%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 915 (42.80%) SQL
2 628 (29.37%) Python
3 355 (16.60%) Java
4 315 (14.73%) R
5 301 (14.08%) JavaScript
6 226 (10.57%) C#
7 120 (5.61%) Scala
8 112 (5.24%) C++
9 101 (4.72%) T-SQL
10 90 (4.21%) VBA
11 74 (3.46%) Perl
12 67 (3.13%) MATLAB
13 66 (3.09%) C
14 58 (2.71%) Bash Shell
15 53 (2.48%) PHP
16 50 (2.34%) PL/SQL
17 41 (1.92%) Ruby
18 40 (1.87%) VB
19 35 (1.64%) U-SQL
20 29 (1.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 425 (19.88%) Degree
2 75 (3.51%) PhD
3 69 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 56 (2.62%) Numerate Degree
5 42 (1.96%) CISSP
6 38 (1.78%) DV Cleared
7 33 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 26 (1.22%) CISA
8 26 (1.22%) CISM
9 24 (1.12%) SC Cleared
10 20 (0.94%) Master's Degree
10 20 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (0.84%) CEH
12 12 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
13 11 (0.51%) ISEB
14 10 (0.47%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.47%) MCSE
15 9 (0.42%) MBA
15 9 (0.42%) PMI Certification
16 7 (0.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (8.47%) Data Quality
2 77 (3.60%) QA
3 46 (2.15%) GDPR
4 38 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.80%) SLA
6 14 (0.65%) EMIR
6 14 (0.65%) MiFID
7 13 (0.61%) PMO
8 11 (0.51%) CRD IV
9 10 (0.47%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.28%) GCP
11 5 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.19%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.14%) COBIT
13 3 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.094%) Dodd-Frank
14 2 (0.094%) ISAE 3402
15 1 (0.047%) FATCA
15 1 (0.047%) GPG13
15 1 (0.047%) Val IT
System Software
1 132 (6.17%) Docker
2 37 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
3 35 (1.64%) HDFS
4 32 (1.50%) Active Directory
5 30 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (0.56%) Apache Flume
8 12 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.51%) NFS
9 11 (0.51%) VMware NSX
10 8 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.14%) vSphere
12 1 (0.047%) LXC
12 1 (0.047%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 40 (1.87%) Ansible
2 31 (1.45%) Puppet
3 30 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
4 28 (1.31%) Kubernetes
5 26 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.61%) Terraform
7 10 (0.47%) Data Guard
7 10 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
8 9 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 9 (0.42%) vCenter Server
9 8 (0.37%) Mesos
10 7 (0.33%) Marathon
10 7 (0.33%) SCCM
11 6 (0.28%) Oozie
12 4 (0.19%) Computer Incident Response Team
12 4 (0.19%) Nagios
12 4 (0.19%) Salt
13 3 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 405 (18.94%) Tableau
2 286 (13.38%) Microsoft
3 242 (11.32%) Oracle
4 155 (7.25%) Google
5 102 (4.77%) SAP
6 55 (2.57%) Informatica
7 52 (2.43%) IBM
8 49 (2.29%) Alteryx
9 44 (2.06%) Cloudera
10 37 (1.73%) Teradata
11 32 (1.50%) Adobe
11 32 (1.50%) VMware
12 28 (1.31%) Talend
13 26 (1.22%) Vertica
14 24 (1.12%) HP
14 24 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
15 22 (1.03%) TIBCO
16 20 (0.94%) Cognos
16 20 (0.94%) Omniture
16 20 (0.94%) Red Hat