Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > Midlands
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 62 47
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 261 480 651
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.44% 4.28% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 4.63% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 239 415 545
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £81,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +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 4,403 10,358 11,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.84% 92.45% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,584 8,512 9,030
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 2 December 2020.

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 2 December 2020. 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 +11 165 £51,500 +3.00% 44
East Midlands +30 95 £41,000 -8.89% 22
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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.

1 121 (46.36%) SQL
2 112 (42.91%) Azure
3 79 (30.27%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (27.97%) Data Analytics
5 65 (24.90%) Analytical Skills
6 62 (23.75%) Python
7 58 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 55 (21.07%) Finance
9 54 (20.69%) Power Platform
10 51 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (19.54%) Degree
11 50 (19.16%) Power BI
12 49 (18.77%) Data Warehouse
13 43 (16.48%) Java
14 41 (15.71%) Windows
14 41 (15.71%) Linux
14 41 (15.71%) ETL
14 41 (15.71%) Google
15 39 (14.94%) AWS
15 39 (14.94%) Data Lake
16 38 (14.56%) Data Science
16 38 (14.56%) Oracle
17 37 (14.18%) Problem-Solving
18 36 (13.79%) SQL Server
19 35 (13.41%) C#
20 34 (13.03%) DevOps
21 33 (12.64%) R
21 33 (12.64%) Big Data
21 33 (12.64%) Machine Learning
22 32 (12.26%) Cybersecurity

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 7 (2.68%) Apache Spark
1 7 (2.68%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.30%) IIS
2 6 (2.30%) nginx
2 6 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.53%) Confluence
3 4 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.15%) CMS
5 2 (0.77%) SAS
6 1 (0.38%) Drupal
6 1 (0.38%) Mule
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (6.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.15%) Eikon
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.38%) Line 500
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.38%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 112 (42.91%) Azure
2 54 (20.69%) Power Platform
3 39 (14.94%) AWS
4 22 (8.43%) Azure Data Factory
5 21 (8.05%) GCP
6 16 (6.13%) Google Analytics
7 14 (5.36%) Azure Stack
7 14 (5.36%) SaaS
8 8 (3.07%) Serverless
9 7 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (2.68%) Amazon ECS
9 7 (2.68%) Amazon S3
9 7 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (2.30%) Amazon EKS
10 6 (2.30%) PaaS
11 4 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.53%) Office 365
11 4 (1.53%) Power Automate
12 2 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.77%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.75%) Firewall
2 6 (2.30%) Internet
3 5 (1.92%) HTTP
4 2 (0.77%) VPN
5 1 (0.38%) Broadband
5 1 (0.38%) DNS
5 1 (0.38%) LAN
5 1 (0.38%) Network Security
5 1 (0.38%) Skype
5 1 (0.38%) SMS
5 1 (0.38%) WAN
5 1 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.16%) Power BI
2 49 (18.77%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (14.94%) Data Lake
4 36 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 33 (12.64%) Big Data
6 21 (8.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (6.90%) Tableau
8 15 (5.75%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.36%) Azure SQL Database
9 14 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (4.60%) Data Mining
10 12 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (4.21%) MySQL
12 10 (3.83%) Hadoop
13 8 (3.07%) Geospatial Data
14 7 (2.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 7 (2.68%) NoSQL
15 6 (2.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (4.21%) JIRA
2 10 (3.83%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.15%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.77%) ERwin
6 2 (0.77%) Selenium
6 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.38%) GitLab
7 1 (0.38%) Gradle
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.38%) Postman
7 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 55 (21.07%) Finance
2 19 (7.28%) Marketing
3 17 (6.51%) Law
4 9 (3.45%) Games
4 9 (3.45%) Retail
5 8 (3.07%) Public Sector
6 5 (1.92%) Publishing
7 3 (1.15%) Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.77%) Police
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (22.99%) Developer
2 42 (16.09%) Analyst
3 27 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
4 20 (7.66%) Data Engineer
5 18 (6.90%) Architect
6 15 (5.75%) Data Architect
7 12 (4.60%) .NET Developer
7 12 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 12 (4.60%) Platform Engineer
7 12 (4.60%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 11 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (4.21%) Python Engineer
9 10 (3.83%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (3.83%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.45%) Java Engineer
10 9 (3.45%) Junior
10 9 (3.45%) Senior Server Engineer
10 9 (3.45%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.88%) .NET
2 23 (8.81%) CSS
2 23 (8.81%) HTML
3 16 (6.13%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.45%) REST
5 8 (3.07%) Node.js
5 8 (3.07%) SOAP
5 8 (3.07%) Web Services
6 7 (2.68%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.68%) JSON
6 7 (2.68%) SQLAlchemy
7 6 (2.30%) Apache Avro
7 6 (2.30%) GraphQL
8 5 (1.92%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.92%) Django
8 5 (1.92%) WinForms
9 4 (1.53%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (1.53%) Flask
9 4 (1.53%) jQuery
9 4 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (24.90%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.58%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (7.66%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.30%) Cloud Native
4 6 (2.30%) Replication
5 5 (1.92%) PlayStation
6 4 (1.53%) Social Media
6 4 (1.53%) User Experience
7 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.15%) Life Science
7 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.15%) NHS
7 3 (1.15%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.77%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.38%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.38%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.38%) RIA
9 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.71%) Linux
1 41 (15.71%) Windows
2 29 (11.11%) Unix
3 11 (4.21%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.27%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (27.97%) Data Analytics
3 51 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (15.71%) ETL
5 38 (14.56%) Data Science
6 37 (14.18%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (13.03%) DevOps
8 33 (12.64%) Machine Learning
9 32 (12.26%) Cybersecurity
10 28 (10.73%) Artificial Intelligence
11 26 (9.96%) Change Management
12 25 (9.58%) Computer Science
12 25 (9.58%) Data Modelling
13 22 (8.43%) Visualisation
14 19 (7.28%) Information Security
15 18 (6.90%) Identity Access Management
15 18 (6.90%) Scrum
16 17 (6.51%) Data Analysis
16 17 (6.51%) Migration
16 17 (6.51%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 121 (46.36%) SQL
2 62 (23.75%) Python
3 43 (16.48%) Java
4 35 (13.41%) C#
5 33 (12.64%) R
6 28 (10.73%) Perl
7 22 (8.43%) JavaScript
7 22 (8.43%) T-SQL
8 21 (8.05%) C++
9 17 (6.51%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.92%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.92%) VB
11 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.53%) Ruby
11 4 (1.53%) Scala
11 4 (1.53%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.53%) VBA
12 3 (1.15%) PHP
13 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (19.54%) Degree
2 6 (2.30%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.15%) CISA
4 3 (1.15%) CISSP
4 3 (1.15%) CRISC
5 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) CCAB
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.60%) NIST
2 9 (3.45%) QA
3 8 (3.07%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.92%) GDPR
5 2 (0.77%) IFRS
5 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 20 (7.66%) Docker
2 14 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.45%) BitLocker
3 9 (3.45%) Firmware
4 6 (2.30%) Varnish
5 4 (1.53%) HDFS
6 2 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (4.21%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (3.45%) SCCM
3 7 (2.68%) Ansible
4 5 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.77%) Terraform
6 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 1 (0.38%) Istio
7 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.71%) Google
3 38 (14.56%) Oracle
4 17 (6.51%) IBM
5 12 (4.60%) TOWER Software
6 10 (3.83%) McAfee
6 10 (3.83%) Symantec
7 9 (3.45%) Databricks
7 9 (3.45%) FireEye
7 9 (3.45%) Tanium
8 8 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.68%) Teradata
10 6 (2.30%) Cognos
10 6 (2.30%) Splunk
11 5 (1.92%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.92%) SAP
11 5 (1.92%) Talend
12 4 (1.53%) Ab Initio
13 2 (0.77%) Adobe
13 2 (0.77%) JD Edwards