Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > North of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 50 57
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 641 690 858
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 5.47% 4.90% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 5.34% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 484 463 679
10th Percentile £29,075 £30,050 £29,750
25th Percentile £38,938 £36,375 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £71,462
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 North of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,867 12,917 17,642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 92.69% 91.82% 92.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,833 10,504 13,934
10th Percentile £29,380 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,277 £56,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £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 North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the North of England

Analytics
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytics in the North of England.

Salary trend for Analytics in the North of England

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics in the North of England over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Analytics in the North of England

Analytics
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the North of England region over the 6 months to 22 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
North West +11 348 £50,000 +5.26% 83
Yorkshire +14 270 £52,500 +12.90% 42
North East -35 23 £42,500 -22.26% 16
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North of England region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 281 (43.84%) SQL
2 261 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (36.66%) Azure
4 214 (33.39%) Business Intelligence
5 163 (25.43%) Python
6 142 (22.15%) Analytical Skills
7 135 (21.06%) AWS
8 128 (19.97%) Power Platform
9 126 (19.66%) Data Warehouse
10 122 (19.03%) Problem-Solving
11 119 (18.56%) Power BI
12 117 (18.25%) Data Analytics
13 115 (17.94%) DevOps
13 115 (17.94%) Finance
14 111 (17.32%) JavaScript
15 104 (16.22%) Microsoft
16 91 (14.20%) Java
17 90 (14.04%) Marketing
18 87 (13.57%) Machine Learning
19 86 (13.42%) C#
20 83 (12.95%) SQL Server
21 82 (12.79%) Data Science
22 78 (12.17%) Docker
23 76 (11.86%) ETL
24 74 (11.54%) MySQL
24 74 (11.54%) Visualisation
25 73 (11.39%) Kubernetes
26 72 (11.23%) PowerShell
27 70 (10.92%) Terraform
28 69 (10.76%) Azure SQL Database

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 18 (2.81%) Apache Spark
2 10 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (1.56%) SAS
3 8 (1.25%) Apache
3 8 (1.25%) CMS
3 8 (1.25%) Confluence
4 7 (1.09%) IIS
5 5 (0.78%) Apache Synapse
5 5 (0.78%) OpenStack
5 5 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.47%) Drupal
7 3 (0.47%) WordPress
8 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
Applications
1 54 (8.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.09%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.31%) InDesign
8 1 (0.16%) InVision
8 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.18%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.78%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.16%) iTrent
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.16%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 235 (36.66%) Azure
2 135 (21.06%) AWS
3 128 (19.97%) Power Platform
4 53 (8.27%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 51 (7.96%) Datadog
5 51 (7.96%) Pulumi
6 49 (7.64%) SaaS
7 39 (6.08%) Azure Data Factory
8 36 (5.62%) GCP
9 35 (5.46%) Google Analytics
10 26 (4.06%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 24 (3.74%) Azure Machine Learning
12 22 (3.43%) PaaS
13 15 (2.34%) Serverless
14 13 (2.03%) IaaS
15 12 (1.87%) PowerApps
16 8 (1.25%) Microsoft 365
17 7 (1.09%) Adobe Analytics
17 7 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
18 6 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.09%) Firewall
2 6 (0.94%) SNMP
3 5 (0.78%) HTTP
3 5 (0.78%) Skype
4 4 (0.62%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.31%) Broadband
5 2 (0.31%) FTP
5 2 (0.31%) SAN
5 2 (0.31%) SMS
6 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.16%) Internet
6 1 (0.16%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.16%) NAS
6 1 (0.16%) RFID
6 1 (0.16%) SSL
6 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.16%) VoIP
6 1 (0.16%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (19.66%) Data Warehouse
2 119 (18.56%) Power BI
3 83 (12.95%) SQL Server
4 74 (11.54%) MySQL
5 69 (10.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 65 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (9.67%) Tableau
8 60 (9.36%) PostgreSQL
9 57 (8.89%) MongoDB
10 56 (8.74%) Big Data
11 52 (8.11%) Redis
12 51 (7.96%) MariaDB
12 51 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 50 (7.80%) Data Lake
14 43 (6.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 31 (4.84%) Relational Database
16 20 (3.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 18 (2.81%) QlikView
18 15 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 13 (2.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 63 (9.83%) Jenkins
2 51 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.03%) JIRA
5 6 (0.94%) JUnit
5 6 (0.94%) Subversion
6 4 (0.62%) Axure RP
6 4 (0.62%) Maven
6 4 (0.62%) webpack
7 2 (0.31%) Grunt
7 2 (0.31%) gulp
7 2 (0.31%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.31%) JMeter
7 2 (0.31%) Spinnaker
8 1 (0.16%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.16%) NUnit
8 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 115 (17.94%) Finance
2 90 (14.04%) Marketing
3 29 (4.52%) Retail
4 28 (4.37%) Manufacturing
5 20 (3.12%) Law
6 13 (2.03%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.56%) Games
9 9 (1.40%) Legal
10 8 (1.25%) Banking
11 7 (1.09%) Electronics
12 5 (0.78%) Advertising
12 5 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.47%) Publishing
14 2 (0.31%) Automotive
14 2 (0.31%) Housing Association
15 1 (0.16%) Back Office
15 1 (0.16%) Billing
15 1 (0.16%) Social Housing
15 1 (0.16%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 122 (19.03%) Analyst
2 101 (15.76%) Developer
3 72 (11.23%) Azure Engineer
4 68 (10.61%) Architect
5 57 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 56 (8.74%) Data Engineer
7 52 (8.11%) Azure DevOps
7 52 (8.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 49 (7.64%) Azure Architect
9 45 (7.02%) Data Architect
10 40 (6.24%) Data Analyst
11 38 (5.93%) AWS Architect
12 37 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 30 (4.68%) Business Analyst
14 23 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 17 (2.65%) Data Scientist
16 16 (2.50%) Software Engineer
17 15 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
17 15 (2.34%) SQL Developer
18 14 (2.18%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (7.80%) HTML
2 45 (7.02%) CSS
3 30 (4.68%) .NET
4 25 (3.90%) jQuery
5 22 (3.43%) React
6 19 (2.96%) Node.js
7 18 (2.81%) AngularJS
8 16 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 14 (2.18%) Web Services
10 13 (2.03%) HTML5
11 12 (1.87%) CSS3
12 11 (1.72%) XML
13 10 (1.56%) Kafka
13 10 (1.56%) Laravel
13 10 (1.56%) RESTful
13 10 (1.56%) Spring
14 9 (1.40%) .NET Core
14 9 (1.40%) JSON
15 8 (1.25%) PySpark
16 7 (1.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 142 (22.15%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (8.27%) Linux Command Line
3 29 (4.52%) User Experience
4 14 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (1.87%) Cloud Native
6 11 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.56%) Blog
7 10 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
8 9 (1.40%) IVR
9 8 (1.25%) Cyberattack
9 8 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.25%) Social Media
10 7 (1.09%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.09%) NHS
11 5 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (0.78%) Life Science
11 5 (0.78%) Photography
12 4 (0.62%) Marketing Technology
12 4 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (5.93%) Linux
2 25 (3.90%) Windows
3 13 (2.03%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.78%) Unix
6 4 (0.62%) Alpine Linux
6 4 (0.62%) CentOS
6 4 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.47%) VMS
8 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.16%) Android
9 1 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (33.39%) Business Intelligence
3 122 (19.03%) Problem-Solving
4 117 (18.25%) Data Analytics
5 115 (17.94%) DevOps
6 87 (13.57%) Machine Learning
7 82 (12.79%) Data Science
8 76 (11.86%) ETL
9 74 (11.54%) Visualisation
10 67 (10.45%) Migration
11 65 (10.14%) Configuration Management
12 60 (9.36%) Infrastructure as Code
13 53 (8.27%) Data Modelling
14 51 (7.96%) Data Analysis
14 51 (7.96%) Web Application Development
15 45 (7.02%) Coaching
16 39 (6.08%) Data Architecture
16 39 (6.08%) Data Management
16 39 (6.08%) Data Visualisation
17 38 (5.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 281 (43.84%) SQL
2 163 (25.43%) Python
3 111 (17.32%) JavaScript
4 91 (14.20%) Java
5 86 (13.42%) C#
6 72 (11.23%) PowerShell
7 63 (9.83%) Bash Shell
7 63 (9.83%) PHP
8 60 (9.36%) Go
9 53 (8.27%) Ruby
9 53 (8.27%) TypeScript
10 51 (7.96%) Groovy
11 46 (7.18%) R
12 43 (6.71%) T-SQL
13 22 (3.43%) C
14 20 (3.12%) VBA
15 11 (1.72%) Scala
16 10 (1.56%) C++
16 10 (1.56%) Perl
17 8 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (8.58%) Degree
2 18 (2.81%) Numerate Degree
3 17 (2.65%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.18%) IIBA
5 12 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.09%) PhD
7 6 (0.94%) CCNA
7 6 (0.94%) CCNP
7 6 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.78%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.62%) CEH
9 4 (0.62%) CISM
9 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.47%) CISSP
10 3 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.47%) SANS
11 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.71%) Data Quality
2 20 (3.12%) GDPR
3 17 (2.65%) QA
4 13 (2.03%) Solvency II
5 10 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.78%) SOC 2
7 4 (0.62%) CDISC
7 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.47%) Good Clinical Practice
9 2 (0.31%) SLA
10 1 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.16%) GRC
System Software
1 78 (12.17%) Docker
2 9 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.16%) Firmware
5 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 73 (11.39%) Kubernetes
2 70 (10.92%) Terraform
3 61 (9.52%) Ansible
4 53 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
5 51 (7.96%) Grafana
5 51 (7.96%) Prometheus
5 51 (7.96%) Puppet
6 4 (0.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (0.62%) SCCM
6 4 (0.62%) WSUS
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.16%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 104 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 51 (7.96%) New Relic
2 51 (7.96%) SaltStack
3 50 (7.80%) Databricks
4 48 (7.49%) Google
4 48 (7.49%) Oracle
5 38 (5.93%) Salesforce.com
6 33 (5.15%) SAP
7 31 (4.84%) Adobe
8 10 (1.56%) Alteryx
8 10 (1.56%) Cisco
9 9 (1.40%) Sparx
9 9 (1.40%) Zuora
10 8 (1.25%) Apple
10 8 (1.25%) Informatica
11 6 (0.94%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.94%) Cognos
11 6 (0.94%) HubSpot
11 6 (0.94%) Instagram
12 5 (0.78%) Facebook