Period
to 23 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 120 148 163
Rank change year-on-year +28 +15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 290 58 199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.73% 1.43% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.53% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 218 48 166
10th Percentile £29,700 £27,925 £25,594
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +6.33%
75th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +3.09%

Data Analysis 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 9,907 3,791 10,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 93.31% 93.49% 92.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7,136 3,087 8,601
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the Midlands

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in the Midlands

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analysis in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in the Midlands

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +36 211 £41,819 +1.38% 37
East Midlands -29 79 £47,500 -2.56% 15
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 144 (49.66%) SQL
2 127 (43.79%) Business Intelligence
3 117 (40.34%) Social Skills
4 109 (37.59%) Microsoft
5 87 (30.00%) Analytics
5 87 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (27.24%) Power Platform
7 76 (26.21%) Azure
8 75 (25.86%) Power BI
9 64 (22.07%) Data Warehouse
10 62 (21.38%) SQL Server
10 62 (21.38%) Visualisation
11 61 (21.03%) ETL
12 59 (20.34%) Microsoft Excel
13 53 (18.28%) Data Modelling
13 53 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (18.28%) Degree
14 40 (13.79%) Data Analytics
14 40 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (13.10%) Finance
16 37 (12.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 37 (12.76%) C#
17 36 (12.41%) Business Analysis
18 35 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 34 (11.72%) Marketing
19 34 (11.72%) Retail
19 34 (11.72%) T-SQL
19 34 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
20 32 (11.03%) Python
20 32 (11.03%) Project Management

Data Analysis
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 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.38%) SAS
3 3 (1.03%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.69%) CMS
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) Luigi
5 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 59 (20.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.38%) Simulink
6 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 6 (2.07%) Maximo
2 3 (1.03%) Workfront
3 2 (0.69%) Magento
3 2 (0.69%) Primavera
3 2 (0.69%) Sage 500
3 2 (0.69%) Shopify
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 79 (27.24%) Power Platform
2 76 (26.21%) Azure
3 29 (10.00%) AWS
4 19 (6.55%) Azure Logic Apps
5 18 (6.21%) Dynamics 365
6 16 (5.52%) Microsoft 365
7 12 (4.14%) Azure Data Factory
7 12 (4.14%) Serverless
8 11 (3.79%) Amazon S3
8 11 (3.79%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 10 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (3.45%) AWS CodeCommit
9 10 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (3.45%) SaaS
10 9 (3.10%) Power Automate
11 6 (2.07%) Google Analytics
12 5 (1.72%) Azure Stack
12 5 (1.72%) GCP
12 5 (1.72%) PowerApps
13 4 (1.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.48%) Internet
2 8 (2.76%) LAN
2 8 (2.76%) WAN
3 3 (1.03%) NAS
3 3 (1.03%) SAN
4 2 (0.69%) MPLS
5 1 (0.34%) Broadband
5 1 (0.34%) DHCP
5 1 (0.34%) DNS
5 1 (0.34%) Firewall
5 1 (0.34%) IPsec
5 1 (0.34%) SSH
5 1 (0.34%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (25.86%) Power BI
2 64 (22.07%) Data Warehouse
3 62 (21.38%) SQL Server
4 37 (12.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (7.93%) Tableau
7 22 (7.59%) Data Lake
8 21 (7.24%) Relational Database
9 19 (6.55%) OLAP
9 19 (6.55%) OLTP
10 16 (5.52%) QlikView
11 15 (5.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 15 (5.17%) Big Data
12 12 (4.14%) Amazon Redshift
13 11 (3.79%) NoSQL
13 11 (3.79%) Pentaho
14 10 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (3.45%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.72%) BigQuery
15 5 (1.72%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 25 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.38%) JIRA
3 4 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.38%) Visual Studio Code
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.34%) git-flow
5 1 (0.34%) JUnit
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 117 (40.34%) Social Skills
2 87 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (13.10%) Finance
4 34 (11.72%) Marketing
4 34 (11.72%) Retail
5 22 (7.59%) Organisational Skills
6 19 (6.55%) Local Government
7 18 (6.21%) Presentation Skills
8 17 (5.86%) Manufacturing
9 9 (3.10%) Billing
9 9 (3.10%) Influencing Skills
10 8 (2.76%) Banking
10 8 (2.76%) Social Housing
11 7 (2.41%) Automotive
12 6 (2.07%) Law
12 6 (2.07%) Legal
13 5 (1.72%) Publishing
14 3 (1.03%) Public Sector
15 2 (0.69%) Brand Awareness
15 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 110 (37.93%) Analyst
2 62 (21.38%) Developer
3 47 (16.21%) Data Analyst
4 24 (8.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 22 (7.59%) Business Analyst
6 21 (7.24%) Data Engineer
7 19 (6.55%) Support Analyst
8 16 (5.52%) Consultant
9 15 (5.17%) Software Developer
10 10 (3.45%) Administrator
10 10 (3.45%) Architect
10 10 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 10 (3.45%) Data Architect
10 10 (3.45%) Data Consultant
10 10 (3.45%) SQL Developer
11 9 (3.10%) Informatica Developer
11 9 (3.10%) Tableau Developer
12 7 (2.41%) Azure Engineer
12 7 (2.41%) DBA
12 7 (2.41%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.66%) .NET
2 24 (8.28%) AngularJS
3 16 (5.52%) XML
4 15 (5.17%) React
5 14 (4.83%) .NET Core
5 14 (4.83%) RESTful
6 10 (3.45%) JSON
6 10 (3.45%) Web Services
7 5 (1.72%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET Core
8 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.38%) Aurelia
8 4 (1.38%) ELMAH
8 4 (1.38%) J2EE
8 4 (1.38%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (1.38%) OAuth
8 4 (1.38%) OpenID
8 4 (1.38%) Spring
8 4 (1.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.86%) Data Structures
1 17 (5.86%) Housing Association
1 17 (5.86%) Management Information System
2 13 (4.48%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (3.79%) Driving Licence
4 10 (3.45%) Internet of Things
5 7 (2.41%) Social Media
6 6 (2.07%) Industry 4.0
6 6 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.38%) Biotechnology
7 4 (1.38%) Legacy Systems
7 4 (1.38%) Life Science
7 4 (1.38%) LIMS
7 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.38%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.03%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.69%) AS400
9 2 (0.69%) iSeries
9 2 (0.69%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.48%) Windows
2 9 (3.10%) Linux
3 6 (2.07%) Unix
4 4 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (43.79%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (30.00%) Analytics
3 62 (21.38%) Visualisation
4 61 (21.03%) ETL
5 53 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (18.28%) Data Modelling
6 40 (13.79%) Data Analytics
6 40 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (12.41%) Business Analysis
8 35 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (11.03%) Project Management
10 31 (10.69%) Data Visualisation
11 25 (8.62%) Data Science
11 25 (8.62%) Decision-Making
12 21 (7.24%) Data Architecture
12 21 (7.24%) Data Governance
12 21 (7.24%) Data Security
12 21 (7.24%) Requirements Gathering
13 20 (6.90%) E-Commerce
13 20 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 144 (49.66%) SQL
2 37 (12.76%) C#
3 34 (11.72%) T-SQL
4 32 (11.03%) Python
5 19 (6.55%) JavaScript
6 12 (4.14%) C
6 12 (4.14%) VBA
7 11 (3.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 9 (3.10%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.76%) Java
9 8 (2.76%) R
10 7 (2.41%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.07%) C++
12 4 (1.38%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.03%) VB
14 2 (0.69%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.34%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.34%) ES6
15 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 53 (18.28%) Degree
2 19 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.03%) MCSA
4 3 (1.03%) MCSE
5 2 (0.69%) CIPD
5 2 (0.69%) HNC
5 2 (0.69%) HND
5 2 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.34%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.34%) PhD
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PMP
6 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Tableau Certification
6 1 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.31%) QA
1 27 (9.31%) SLA
2 26 (8.97%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.41%) PMO
4 4 (1.38%) Accessibility
5 3 (1.03%) GDPR
6 2 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.34%) GRC
7 1 (0.34%) ITGC
System Software
1 7 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.72%) Docker
3 4 (1.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.34%) iptables
5 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.03%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (1.03%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.03%) SCCM
2 3 (1.03%) SCOM
2 3 (1.03%) WSUS
3 1 (0.34%) BMC Marimba
3 1 (0.34%) Cacti
3 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 109 (37.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.52%) Google
2 16 (5.52%) Oracle
3 13 (4.48%) Databricks
4 11 (3.79%) Informatica
4 11 (3.79%) SAP
5 7 (2.41%) RedGate
6 5 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.38%) Cognos
7 4 (1.38%) Remedy
7 4 (1.38%) VMware
8 3 (1.03%) Adobe
8 3 (1.03%) EMC
8 3 (1.03%) Ivanti
8 3 (1.03%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.03%) NetApp
8 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.03%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.69%) NEC
9 2 (0.69%) Sage