Period
to 19 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 19 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 60 57
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 635 179 519
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.27% 4.54% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 4.84% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 388 155 394
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £27,650
25th Percentile £38,000 £36,875 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,875 £61,094
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,384 3,697 10,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 92.73% 93.81% 92.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6,780 3,003 8,696
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £69,525
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,832 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% +8.25% +2.94%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the Midlands

Analytics
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytics in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Analytics in the Midlands

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Analytics in the Midlands

Analytics
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 September 2021. 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
West Midlands +31 463 £52,500 -4.55% 83
East Midlands +9 169 £47,500 +18.75% 47
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2021, IT jobs citing 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 242 (38.11%) SQL
2 211 (33.23%) Business Intelligence
3 197 (31.02%) Social Skills
4 191 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
5 168 (26.46%) Data Analytics
5 168 (26.46%) Power Platform
6 163 (25.67%) Power BI
7 159 (25.04%) Azure
8 137 (21.57%) Finance
9 130 (20.47%) Data Warehouse
10 128 (20.16%) Python
11 127 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
12 119 (18.74%) Data Modelling
12 119 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
13 116 (18.27%) Microsoft
14 94 (14.80%) Java
14 94 (14.80%) Degree
15 93 (14.65%) Visualisation
15 93 (14.65%) SQL Server
16 89 (14.02%) Big Data
17 88 (13.86%) ETL
18 87 (13.70%) Marketing
19 81 (12.76%) Scrum
20 80 (12.60%) Security Cleared
20 80 (12.60%) Data Science
21 77 (12.13%) Microsoft Excel
22 75 (11.81%) Decision-Making
23 74 (11.65%) Google
24 73 (11.50%) Coaching
25 71 (11.18%) AWS

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 19 (2.99%) Apache
1 19 (2.99%) Apache Spark
1 19 (2.99%) SAS
2 11 (1.73%) WordPress
3 10 (1.57%) CMS
4 8 (1.26%) Confluence
5 7 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.47%) Headless CMS
9 2 (0.31%) Drupal
9 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.31%) nginx
9 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.16%) Appian
10 1 (0.16%) FileNet
10 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 77 (12.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.63%) Figma
5 4 (0.63%) Sketch
5 4 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.47%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.16%) InVision
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 16 (2.52%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.94%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 5 (0.79%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle BRM
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.31%) Farmplan
7 2 (0.31%) Maximo
7 2 (0.31%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.31%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.16%) iTrent
8 1 (0.16%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.16%) Shopify
8 1 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 168 (26.46%) Power Platform
2 159 (25.04%) Azure
3 71 (11.18%) AWS
4 65 (10.24%) Serverless
5 48 (7.56%) GitHub
6 47 (7.40%) Azure Data Factory
7 40 (6.30%) Google Analytics
8 36 (5.67%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 32 (5.04%) SaaS
10 29 (4.57%) GCP
11 14 (2.20%) Google Tag Manager
12 13 (2.05%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 12 (1.89%) Google Ads
14 11 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
14 11 (1.73%) Microsoft 365
15 9 (1.42%) PaaS
16 7 (1.10%) Azure Stack
16 7 (1.10%) IaaS
16 7 (1.10%) Snowflake
17 6 (0.94%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.10%) DNS
1 7 (1.10%) Firewall
2 6 (0.94%) Internet
3 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.63%) Wireless
5 3 (0.47%) Broadband
5 3 (0.47%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.31%) AMQP
6 2 (0.31%) BGP
6 2 (0.31%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.31%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.31%) DHCP
6 2 (0.31%) LAN
6 2 (0.31%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.31%) VLAN
6 2 (0.31%) VPN
6 2 (0.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (25.67%) Power BI
2 130 (20.47%) Data Warehouse
3 93 (14.65%) SQL Server
4 89 (14.02%) Big Data
5 65 (10.24%) Data Lake
6 61 (9.61%) Tableau
7 50 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 50 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 34 (5.35%) Hadoop
10 28 (4.41%) Azure SQL Database
11 27 (4.25%) MySQL
12 25 (3.94%) NoSQL
13 22 (3.46%) Metadata
14 20 (3.15%) Apache Hive
14 20 (3.15%) QlikView
14 20 (3.15%) Relational Database
15 18 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
17 15 (2.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 50 (7.87%) Jenkins
2 40 (6.30%) Git (software)
3 18 (2.83%) JIRA
4 13 (2.05%) Selenium
5 12 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 10 (1.57%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.10%) webpack
8 5 (0.79%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.63%) GitLab
9 4 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.47%) Subversion
10 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.31%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.31%) JUnit
11 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.16%) JMeter
12 1 (0.16%) Maven
General
1 197 (31.02%) Social Skills
2 137 (21.57%) Finance
3 119 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (13.70%) Marketing
5 56 (8.82%) Retail
6 25 (3.94%) Presentation Skills
7 23 (3.62%) Influencing Skills
8 22 (3.46%) Public Sector
9 21 (3.31%) Games
10 18 (2.83%) Law
11 16 (2.52%) Manufacturing
12 15 (2.36%) Banking
12 15 (2.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 14 (2.20%) Organisational Skills
14 13 (2.05%) Local Government
15 11 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (1.57%) Advertising
17 8 (1.26%) Legal
18 7 (1.10%) Publishing
18 7 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (21.57%) Developer
2 125 (19.69%) Analyst
3 76 (11.97%) Architect
3 76 (11.97%) Data Engineer
4 55 (8.66%) Java Developer
5 50 (7.87%) Data Analyst
6 41 (6.46%) Solutions Architect
7 39 (6.14%) Data Architect
8 38 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 25 (3.94%) Consultant
10 21 (3.31%) Business Analyst
11 20 (3.15%) Azure Architect
11 20 (3.15%) Data Scientist
11 20 (3.15%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (2.68%) Azure Engineer
13 15 (2.36%) Python Engineer
14 14 (2.20%) Business Developer
14 14 (2.20%) ERP Architect
14 14 (2.20%) Oracle Architect
15 13 (2.05%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (8.50%) GraphQL
2 53 (8.35%) REST
3 46 (7.24%) Middleware
3 46 (7.24%) Spring
4 44 (6.93%) Hibernate
4 44 (6.93%) JavaBeans
5 42 (6.61%) HTML
6 29 (4.57%) CSS
7 21 (3.31%) Kafka
7 21 (3.31%) MDX
8 20 (3.15%) React
9 19 (2.99%) .NET
10 17 (2.68%) PySpark
11 14 (2.20%) AngularJS
12 13 (2.05%) Oracle Fusion
13 12 (1.89%) Bokeh
14 11 (1.73%) Redux
15 10 (1.57%) Node.js
15 10 (1.57%) Web Services
16 8 (1.26%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.72%) Management Information System
2 25 (3.94%) Social Media
3 22 (3.46%) Data Structures
3 22 (3.46%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.31%) Virtual Team
5 18 (2.83%) Algorithms
5 18 (2.83%) User Experience
6 16 (2.52%) Analytical Mindset
6 16 (2.52%) Public Cloud
7 10 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.26%) Augmented Reality
9 8 (1.26%) IVR
10 7 (1.10%) Life Science
11 6 (0.94%) Industry 4.0
11 6 (0.94%) Internet of Things
12 5 (0.79%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.31%) Linux
2 14 (2.20%) Unix
2 14 (2.20%) Windows
3 10 (1.57%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.42%) Android
5 2 (0.31%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.16%) CentOS
6 1 (0.16%) Debian
6 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (33.23%) Business Intelligence
2 191 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (26.46%) Data Analytics
4 127 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 119 (18.74%) Data Modelling
6 93 (14.65%) Visualisation
7 88 (13.86%) ETL
8 81 (12.76%) Scrum
9 80 (12.60%) Data Science
10 75 (11.81%) Decision-Making
11 73 (11.50%) Coaching
12 70 (11.02%) Data Analysis
13 68 (10.71%) Machine Learning
14 61 (9.61%) DevOps
15 59 (9.29%) Computer Science
15 59 (9.29%) Microservices
16 56 (8.82%) Data Management
17 53 (8.35%) SOA
17 53 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
18 52 (8.19%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 242 (38.11%) SQL
2 128 (20.16%) Python
3 94 (14.80%) Java
4 51 (8.03%) JavaScript
5 44 (6.93%) Java 8
6 33 (5.20%) T-SQL
7 29 (4.57%) R
8 25 (3.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 23 (3.62%) C#
9 23 (3.62%) PowerShell
10 19 (2.99%) TypeScript
10 19 (2.99%) VBA
11 13 (2.05%) C++
12 11 (1.73%) C
13 9 (1.42%) PHP
13 9 (1.42%) U-SQL
14 6 (0.94%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.94%) Perl
14 6 (0.94%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 94 (14.80%) Degree
2 80 (12.60%) Security Cleared
3 65 (10.24%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.09%) Master's Degree
5 21 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (2.83%) BPSS Clearance
8 14 (2.20%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (1.73%) CCAB
10 8 (1.26%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.79%) CIMA
11 5 (0.79%) MCSE
12 4 (0.63%) AAT
13 3 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.47%) MCSA
14 2 (0.31%) CCNA
14 2 (0.31%) CIPD
14 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.31%) HND
14 2 (0.31%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.13%) Data Quality
2 33 (5.20%) GDPR
2 33 (5.20%) QA
3 10 (1.57%) Accessibility
4 5 (0.79%) SLA
5 3 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.16%) IFRS
7 1 (0.16%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.16%) NIST
7 1 (0.16%) PMO
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (9.92%) Docker
2 17 (2.68%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.47%) HDFS
5 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.31%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (8.50%) Terraform
2 21 (3.31%) Kubernetes
3 11 (1.73%) Ansible
4 3 (0.47%) Istio
4 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.31%) Cisco CME
5 2 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.16%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.16%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (0.16%) Control-M
6 1 (0.16%) Kibana
6 1 (0.16%) Puppet
6 1 (0.16%) Salt
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 116 (18.27%) Microsoft
2 74 (11.65%) Google
3 56 (8.82%) Databricks
4 54 (8.50%) Oracle
5 29 (4.57%) SAP
6 26 (4.09%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (3.31%) Adobe
8 15 (2.36%) VMware
9 11 (1.73%) Citrix
10 8 (1.26%) LexisNexis
10 8 (1.26%) Talend
11 7 (1.10%) Apple
11 7 (1.10%) Informatica
12 6 (0.94%) Cognos
12 6 (0.94%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.79%) Birst
13 5 (0.79%) Infor
14 4 (0.63%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.63%) Dell
14 4 (0.63%) JD Edwards