Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 48 47
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 428 428 626
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.63% 4.84% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 5.34% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 342 330 439
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,450 £20,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £29,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £51,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +27.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £82,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 6,923 8,015 11,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.02% 90.68% 92.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5,430 6,676 8,317
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,928 £45,000 £43,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.28% +3.45% +2.35%
75th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +16 317 £52,500 +5.00% 90
East Midlands -1 111 £42,500 -26.27% 27
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 219 (51.17%) SQL
2 172 (40.19%) Business Intelligence
3 161 (37.62%) Azure
4 128 (29.91%) Power BI
4 128 (29.91%) Power Platform
5 126 (29.44%) Data Analytics
6 102 (23.83%) Microsoft
7 101 (23.60%) Python
8 83 (19.39%) Data Warehouse
9 82 (19.16%) SQL Server
10 81 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
11 79 (18.46%) Finance
12 78 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
13 73 (17.06%) Visualisation
14 68 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
15 66 (15.42%) Data Science
16 65 (15.19%) Microsoft Excel
17 63 (14.72%) ETL
18 62 (14.49%) AWS
19 57 (13.32%) Project Management
20 56 (13.08%) Tableau
20 56 (13.08%) Degree
21 55 (12.85%) Data Analysis
22 53 (12.38%) Data Modelling
23 51 (11.92%) Artificial Intelligence
24 48 (11.21%) Java
24 48 (11.21%) Data Visualisation
25 45 (10.51%) Big Data
25 45 (10.51%) Mathematics
26 44 (10.28%) .NET

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 22 (5.14%) SAS
2 10 (2.34%) CMS
3 7 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.93%) Apache
4 4 (0.93%) Confluence
5 3 (0.70%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.47%) nginx
6 2 (0.47%) WordPress
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.23%) Drupal
7 1 (0.23%) Liferay
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 65 (15.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.80%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.34%) Adobe XD
4 8 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.23%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.70%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.47%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.47%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) iTrent
3 1 (0.23%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 161 (37.62%) Azure
2 128 (29.91%) Power Platform
3 62 (14.49%) AWS
4 26 (6.07%) Azure Data Factory
5 24 (5.61%) PaaS
6 23 (5.37%) Google Analytics
6 23 (5.37%) SaaS
7 20 (4.67%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 16 (3.74%) Azure Logic Apps
9 15 (3.50%) Azure Key Vault
10 13 (3.04%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (3.04%) GCP
11 10 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
11 10 (2.34%) PowerApps
12 8 (1.87%) Azure Service Bus
12 8 (1.87%) IaaS
12 8 (1.87%) Power Automate
13 6 (1.40%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 6 (1.40%) Microsoft 365
13 6 (1.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.97%) Firewall
2 9 (2.10%) Internet
3 4 (0.93%) AMQP
4 1 (0.23%) Broadband
4 1 (0.23%) DNS
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.23%) Network Security
4 1 (0.23%) SMS
4 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (29.91%) Power BI
2 83 (19.39%) Data Warehouse
3 82 (19.16%) SQL Server
4 56 (13.08%) Tableau
5 45 (10.51%) Big Data
6 32 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (7.24%) Data Mining
7 31 (7.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (6.31%) MySQL
10 22 (5.14%) Data Lake
11 19 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
12 17 (3.97%) Pentaho
13 14 (3.27%) Relational Database
14 13 (3.04%) NoSQL
15 12 (2.80%) Base SAS
15 12 (2.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 12 (2.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 12 (2.80%) SAS Visual Analytics
16 11 (2.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (3.97%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.04%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.10%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.40%) JIRA
5 3 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.70%) Travis CI
5 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.47%) Grunt
6 2 (0.47%) webpack
7 1 (0.23%) Bower
7 1 (0.23%) GitLab
7 1 (0.23%) gulp
7 1 (0.23%) Selenium
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 79 (18.46%) Finance
2 37 (8.64%) Marketing
3 23 (5.37%) Publishing
4 19 (4.44%) Public Sector
5 18 (4.21%) Games
6 14 (3.27%) Law
7 10 (2.34%) Retail
8 5 (1.17%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.70%) Billing
10 2 (0.47%) Legal
10 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (19.16%) Analyst
2 61 (14.25%) Developer
3 47 (10.98%) Data Engineer
4 28 (6.54%) Azure Engineer
4 28 (6.54%) Data Analyst
5 22 (5.14%) Architect
6 19 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 19 (4.44%) Data Analytics Engineer
7 18 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 14 (3.27%) Designer
9 13 (3.04%) Analytics Manager
9 13 (3.04%) Data Architect
9 13 (3.04%) Data Manager
9 13 (3.04%) Technical Leader
10 12 (2.80%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 11 (2.57%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (2.57%) Data Scientist
11 11 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (2.34%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (2.34%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.28%) .NET
2 40 (9.35%) HTML
3 37 (8.64%) CSS
4 21 (4.91%) ASP.NET
5 20 (4.67%) .NET Framework
6 15 (3.50%) jQuery
7 14 (3.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (3.04%) Ajax
9 12 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (2.80%) Entity Framework
9 12 (2.80%) Razor View Engine
10 10 (2.34%) Kafka
11 8 (1.87%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (1.87%) MDX
11 8 (1.87%) REST
12 7 (1.64%) AngularJS
12 7 (1.64%) Pandas
13 6 (1.40%) Sass
14 5 (1.17%) Spring
15 4 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 81 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (10.28%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.61%) User Experience
4 20 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (3.50%) Data Structures
6 14 (3.27%) Organisational Skills
7 11 (2.57%) Social Media
8 9 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.10%) Taxonomies
9 7 (1.64%) NHS
10 6 (1.40%) IVR
11 5 (1.17%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.17%) Cyber Defence
11 5 (1.17%) Mobile Games
12 4 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.93%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.93%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.93%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.70%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.05%) Linux
2 28 (6.54%) Windows
3 22 (5.14%) Unix
4 10 (2.34%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.64%) Alpine Linux
6 6 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.47%) Android
7 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (40.19%) Business Intelligence
2 126 (29.44%) Data Analytics
3 78 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (17.06%) Visualisation
5 68 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
6 66 (15.42%) Data Science
7 63 (14.72%) ETL
8 57 (13.32%) Project Management
9 55 (12.85%) Data Analysis
10 53 (12.38%) Data Modelling
11 51 (11.92%) Artificial Intelligence
12 48 (11.21%) Data Visualisation
13 45 (10.51%) Mathematics
14 44 (10.28%) Data Engineering
15 43 (10.05%) Decision-Making
15 43 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
16 41 (9.58%) DevOps
17 36 (8.41%) Data Management
17 36 (8.41%) Requirements Gathering
18 34 (7.94%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 219 (51.17%) SQL
2 101 (23.60%) Python
3 48 (11.21%) Java
4 43 (10.05%) R
5 42 (9.81%) C#
6 41 (9.58%) JavaScript
7 32 (7.48%) T-SQL
8 31 (7.24%) PowerShell
9 22 (5.14%) VBA
10 21 (4.91%) Perl
11 14 (3.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 9 (2.10%) C++
12 9 (2.10%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.10%) Ruby
13 8 (1.87%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.40%) PHP
14 6 (1.40%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.40%) Scala
14 6 (1.40%) U-SQL
15 4 (0.93%) Go
Qualifications
1 56 (13.08%) Degree
2 33 (7.71%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.07%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.70%) CISA
5 3 (0.70%) CISM
5 3 (0.70%) CISSP
5 3 (0.70%) CRISC
6 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.47%) PMP
6 2 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CCAB
7 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.23%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.35%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.27%) GDPR
3 9 (2.10%) QA
4 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.93%) NIST
6 3 (0.70%) COSO
6 3 (0.70%) GRC
6 3 (0.70%) NIST 800
6 3 (0.70%) PMO
7 2 (0.47%) SLA
7 2 (0.47%) SOC 2
8 1 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 21 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.21%) Docker
3 8 (1.87%) BitLocker
3 8 (1.87%) Firmware
4 3 (0.70%) HDFS
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (3.97%) Ansible
2 12 (2.80%) Kubernetes
3 11 (2.57%) Terraform
4 9 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.10%) SCCM
5 8 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (1.40%) CSIRT
7 3 (0.70%) RSA Archer
7 3 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.47%) Kibana
9 1 (0.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (23.83%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.81%) Oracle
3 38 (8.88%) Google
4 17 (3.97%) Databricks
5 16 (3.74%) Adobe
5 16 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (3.74%) SAP
6 15 (3.50%) Cognos
7 14 (3.27%) IBM
8 13 (3.04%) TOWER Software
9 10 (2.34%) Talend
10 8 (1.87%) Alteryx
10 8 (1.87%) FireEye
10 8 (1.87%) McAfee
10 8 (1.87%) Symantec
10 8 (1.87%) Tanium
11 7 (1.64%) Teradata
12 4 (0.93%) Facebook
12 4 (0.93%) Informatica
12 4 (0.93%) Twitter