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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Data Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Science over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
England > North East
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 84 83 57
Rank change year-on-year -1 -26 +42
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 38 12 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.32% 1.05% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.14% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 25
10th Percentile £40,349 £33,025 £31,014
25th Percentile £40,749 £38,500 £31,411
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £47,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +79.89% -14.09% +15.79%
75th Percentile - £58,500 £75,000
90th Percentile - £91,875 £78,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

Data Science 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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,458 1,057 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 88.96% 92.15% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 995 784 654
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,325 £24,788
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £82,000 £65,000 £61,175
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%

Data Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Data Science as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Science in the North East

Data Science
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Science in the North East.

Salary trend for Data Science in the North East

Data Science
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Science in the North East over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Science in the North East

Data Science
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Science within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +14 35 £85,000 +97.67%
Durham - 3 £45,250 - 1
Data Science
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing Data Science 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (50.00%) Sage
3 18 (47.37%) Data Modelling
3 18 (47.37%) SaaS
3 18 (47.37%) Machine Learning
3 18 (47.37%) Analytics
3 18 (47.37%) Metadata
4 17 (44.74%) Artificial Intelligence
5 14 (36.84%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) Data Engineering
7 12 (31.58%) Data Quality
7 12 (31.58%) Python
7 12 (31.58%) Azure
8 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (26.32%) Data Structures
9 10 (26.32%) Power BI
9 10 (26.32%) Data Lake
9 10 (26.32%) Databricks
9 10 (26.32%) Tableau
9 10 (26.32%) Data Integration
9 10 (26.32%) Data Pipeline
9 10 (26.32%) Azure Data Factory
9 10 (26.32%) Power Platform
9 10 (26.32%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 9 (23.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 9 (23.68%) Semantic Layer
10 9 (23.68%) AWS
10 9 (23.68%) Open Source
10 9 (23.68%) Hadoop

Data Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) SaaS
2 12 (31.58%) Azure
3 10 (26.32%) Azure Data Factory
3 10 (26.32%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 10 (26.32%) Power Platform
4 9 (23.68%) AWS
5 5 (13.16%) GCP
6 2 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (5.26%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 2 (5.26%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) Metadata
2 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (26.32%) Data Lake
3 10 (26.32%) Power BI
3 10 (26.32%) Tableau
4 9 (23.68%) Apache Hive
4 9 (23.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
4 9 (23.68%) Presto
4 9 (23.68%) Semantic Layer
5 4 (10.53%) Big Data
6 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.26%) KNIME
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 6 (15.79%) Social Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Police
4 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Data Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Data Scientist
3 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Data Scientist
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Beam
1 2 (5.26%) Apache NiFi
1 2 (5.26%) JMS
1 2 (5.26%) Kafka
1 2 (5.26%) Samza
1 2 (5.26%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (2.63%) JSON
2 1 (2.63%) PyTorch
2 1 (2.63%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.63%) TensorFlow
2 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Structures
2 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.79%) Social Media
4 5 (13.16%) Algorithms
4 5 (13.16%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (47.37%) Analytics
2 18 (47.37%) Data Modelling
2 18 (47.37%) Machine Learning
3 17 (44.74%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (34.21%) Data Engineering
5 10 (26.32%) Data Integration
5 10 (26.32%) Data Pipeline
6 9 (23.68%) Data Analytics
6 9 (23.68%) Data Governance
6 9 (23.68%) Data Management
6 9 (23.68%) Data Transformation
6 9 (23.68%) Metadata Management
6 9 (23.68%) Open Source
6 9 (23.68%) Workload Management
7 8 (21.05%) Analytical Modelling
8 7 (18.42%) Statistics
9 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) R
4 7 (18.42%) Java
5 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) PhD
3 4 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.63%) HND
4 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Kubernetes
2 5 (13.16%) Terraform
3 2 (5.26%) Ansible
3 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Sage
2 10 (26.32%) Databricks
3 2 (5.26%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.63%) Facebook
4 1 (2.63%) Google