Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 51 78
Rank change year-on-year -9 +27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 967 1,350 1,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.31% 5.05% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.77% 5.50% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 674 917 979
South East median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% +12.63% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £87,125 £79,500 £75,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 20,272 24,532 28,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.29% 91.77% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16,374 20,040 23,673
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the South East

Analytics
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics in the South East.

Salary trend for Analytics in the South East

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytics in the South East

Analytics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Thames Valley -27 385 £61,000 +10.91% 84
Hampshire -1 254 £50,000 -9.09% 43
Berkshire -24 216 £67,500 +28.57% 36
Surrey +20 169 £60,000 +20.00% 44
Oxfordshire -25 90 £47,500 -24.60% 27
West Sussex +63 79 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Buckinghamshire +35 79 £60,000 +14.29% 21
East Sussex -31 41 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Kent +14 28 £55,000 +40.13% 12
Middlesex -1 4 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Isle of Wight - 1 £40,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £102,500 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 274 (28.34%) Data Analytics
2 268 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (27.20%) SQL
4 225 (23.27%) Business Intelligence
5 217 (22.44%) Python
6 199 (20.58%) Degree
7 184 (19.03%) Finance
8 169 (17.48%) Microsoft
9 157 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
10 154 (15.93%) Azure
11 153 (15.82%) JavaScript
12 148 (15.31%) SQL Server
13 139 (14.37%) Visualisation
14 138 (14.27%) Big Data
15 137 (14.17%) Java
16 132 (13.65%) Data Analysis
17 130 (13.44%) Data Science
18 126 (13.03%) Marketing
19 124 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
20 119 (12.31%) Machine Learning
21 118 (12.20%) ETL
22 117 (12.10%) Google
22 117 (12.10%) Mathematics
23 116 (12.00%) AWS
24 111 (11.48%) Windows
25 108 (11.17%) C#
25 108 (11.17%) Tableau
26 107 (11.07%) Power BI
26 107 (11.07%) Power Platform
27 103 (10.65%) Google Analytics

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 80 (8.27%) Apache Spark
2 46 (4.76%) Apache
3 36 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (3.21%) SAS
5 24 (2.48%) Apache Solr
6 15 (1.55%) CMS
7 13 (1.34%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.24%) Smallworld
9 11 (1.14%) WordPress
10 10 (1.03%) Confluence
11 9 (0.93%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.72%) ArcGIS
12 7 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.62%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.41%) Drupal
15 3 (0.31%) JBoss
15 3 (0.31%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.21%) EPiServer
16 2 (0.21%) IIS
16 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 66 (6.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.03%) Sketch
6 9 (0.93%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.52%) GNU Octave
7 5 (0.52%) SPSS
8 3 (0.31%) Adobe XD
9 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.21%) InVision
9 2 (0.21%) Stata
10 1 (0.10%) Marvel
10 1 (0.10%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.41%) Magento
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.21%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.10%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.10%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 154 (15.93%) Azure
2 116 (12.00%) AWS
3 107 (11.07%) Power Platform
4 103 (10.65%) Google Analytics
5 69 (7.14%) SaaS
6 32 (3.31%) GCP
7 31 (3.21%) Serverless
8 30 (3.10%) PaaS
9 26 (2.69%) Adobe Analytics
9 26 (2.69%) Azure Data Factory
9 26 (2.69%) Office 365
10 24 (2.48%) Dynamics 365
10 24 (2.48%) IaaS
11 16 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (1.55%) AdWords
13 13 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (1.03%) Amazon Cognito
14 10 (1.03%) Amazon S3
14 10 (1.03%) Azure Functions
15 9 (0.93%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.76%) Firewall
2 14 (1.45%) DNS
3 8 (0.83%) DMZ
3 8 (0.83%) Internet
3 8 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.62%) Bluetooth
4 6 (0.62%) Wireless
5 5 (0.52%) BGP
5 5 (0.52%) Broadband
5 5 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.41%) MPLS
6 4 (0.41%) VoIP
6 4 (0.41%) VPN
6 4 (0.41%) WAN
7 3 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.31%) DHCP
7 3 (0.31%) HTTP
7 3 (0.31%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.21%) NAS
8 2 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 138 (14.27%) Big Data
3 107 (11.07%) Power BI
4 87 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
5 79 (8.17%) Hadoop
6 60 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (5.79%) Data Lake
7 56 (5.79%) Relational Database
8 53 (5.48%) NoSQL
9 41 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 33 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
11 31 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 31 (3.21%) MongoDB
12 25 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
12 25 (2.59%) Data Mining
13 24 (2.48%) GIS
14 20 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 18 (1.86%) Geospatial Data
15 18 (1.86%) MySQL
15 18 (1.86%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 65 (6.72%) Git (software)
2 43 (4.45%) Visual Studio
3 42 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (3.52%) WiX
5 24 (2.48%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.07%) JIRA
7 9 (0.93%) Axure RP
8 7 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (0.41%) CircleCI
9 4 (0.41%) Mocha
9 4 (0.41%) Subversion
9 4 (0.41%) VersionOne
10 3 (0.31%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.31%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.21%) GoCD
11 2 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.21%) webpack
12 1 (0.10%) gulp
12 1 (0.10%) Selenium
General
1 184 (19.03%) Finance
2 126 (13.03%) Marketing
3 55 (5.69%) Telecoms
4 37 (3.83%) Retail
5 36 (3.72%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.90%) Public Sector
7 23 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (1.96%) Legal
9 11 (1.14%) Electronics
10 8 (0.83%) Games
11 7 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.72%) Law
11 7 (0.72%) Military
12 6 (0.62%) Banking
13 5 (0.52%) Billing
13 5 (0.52%) Publishing
14 3 (0.31%) Back Office
15 2 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) Police
16 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 184 (19.03%) Developer
2 183 (18.92%) Analyst
3 114 (11.79%) Architect
4 71 (7.34%) Data Analyst
5 63 (6.51%) Consultant
6 54 (5.58%) Senior Developer
7 51 (5.27%) Software Developer
8 46 (4.76%) Data Engineer
9 45 (4.65%) Data Architect
10 43 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
11 34 (3.52%) C# Developer
11 34 (3.52%) Software Engineer
12 32 (3.31%) Java Developer
13 30 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 24 (2.48%) Lead Developer
14 24 (2.48%) Product Manager
15 23 (2.38%) Data Scientist
15 23 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
16 22 (2.28%) Senior Analyst
16 22 (2.28%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (10.55%) .NET
2 91 (9.41%) HTML
3 76 (7.86%) React
4 61 (6.31%) AngularJS
5 59 (6.10%) jQuery
6 58 (6.00%) CSS
7 47 (4.86%) XML
8 39 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 38 (3.93%) Ajax
9 38 (3.93%) KnockoutJS
9 38 (3.93%) WCF
10 36 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (3.31%) Node.js
12 30 (3.10%) HTML5
12 30 (3.10%) Kafka
13 28 (2.90%) Natural Language Processing
13 28 (2.90%) Web Services
14 27 (2.79%) JSON
15 20 (2.07%) REST
16 13 (1.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 157 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (6.83%) Management Information System
3 64 (6.62%) User Experience
4 43 (4.45%) Algorithms
5 34 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
6 28 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (2.59%) Virtual Team
8 23 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (2.28%) Public Cloud
10 18 (1.86%) Video on Demand
11 17 (1.76%) Data Centre
11 17 (1.76%) Data Structures
11 17 (1.76%) Social Media
12 16 (1.65%) Driving Licence
13 10 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 10 (1.03%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.93%) CUDA
15 8 (0.83%) CMDB
16 7 (0.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 111 (11.48%) Windows
2 73 (7.55%) Linux
3 20 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.45%) Unix
5 13 (1.34%) Windows 10
6 11 (1.14%) Android
7 9 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.52%) CentOS
9 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.21%) Solaris
10 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (28.34%) Data Analytics
2 268 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 225 (23.27%) Business Intelligence
4 139 (14.37%) Visualisation
5 132 (13.65%) Data Analysis
6 130 (13.44%) Data Science
7 124 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
8 119 (12.31%) Machine Learning
9 118 (12.20%) ETL
10 117 (12.10%) Mathematics
11 93 (9.62%) DevOps
12 90 (9.31%) Data Management
13 88 (9.10%) Artificial Intelligence
14 84 (8.69%) Project Management
15 78 (8.07%) Data Modelling
16 71 (7.34%) Decision-Making
17 68 (7.03%) Computer Science
17 68 (7.03%) Technical Leadership
18 60 (6.20%) Software Engineering
19 59 (6.10%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 263 (27.20%) SQL
2 217 (22.44%) Python
3 153 (15.82%) JavaScript
4 137 (14.17%) Java
5 108 (11.17%) C#
6 71 (7.34%) R
7 57 (5.89%) C++
8 47 (4.86%) C
8 47 (4.86%) PowerShell
9 28 (2.90%) Scala
10 27 (2.79%) MATLAB
11 24 (2.48%) PHP
12 23 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 20 (2.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 18 (1.86%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.65%) TypeScript
16 13 (1.34%) VBA
17 10 (1.03%) Perl
18 9 (0.93%) Groovy
19 6 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 199 (20.58%) Degree
2 65 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 58 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 34 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 32 (3.31%) DV Cleared
6 21 (2.17%) PhD
7 14 (1.45%) Analytics IQ
8 11 (1.14%) CISSP
8 11 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (0.93%) Master's Degree
11 8 (0.83%) SANS
12 7 (0.72%) CISM
12 7 (0.72%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.72%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.52%) CEH
13 5 (0.52%) CISA
13 5 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.52%) PMP
13 5 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.27%) QA
2 68 (7.03%) Data Quality
3 25 (2.59%) GDPR
3 25 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.03%) PMO
5 6 (0.62%) GAAP
5 6 (0.62%) SLA
6 5 (0.52%) NIST
6 5 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.41%) NIST 800
7 4 (0.41%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.41%) WCAG
8 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.10%) IFRS
9 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.10%) NCSC
System Software
1 32 (3.31%) Docker
2 22 (2.28%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (1.03%) BitLocker
5 7 (0.72%) vCloud
5 7 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.62%) Firmware
7 5 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (0.41%) HDFS
9 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 48 (4.96%) Ansible
2 26 (2.69%) Puppet
2 26 (2.69%) Terraform
3 24 (2.48%) Kubernetes
4 17 (1.76%) Salt
5 7 (0.72%) vCenter Server
6 6 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.41%) QRadar
7 4 (0.41%) TIBCO Hawk
8 3 (0.31%) SCCM
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.21%) Nagios
10 1 (0.10%) Grafana
10 1 (0.10%) Graphite
10 1 (0.10%) Kibana
10 1 (0.10%) Nmap
10 1 (0.10%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.10%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 169 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 117 (12.10%) Google
3 108 (11.17%) Tableau
4 58 (6.00%) Oracle
5 35 (3.62%) Adobe
6 33 (3.41%) SAP
7 26 (2.69%) Alteryx
7 26 (2.69%) IBM
8 19 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.86%) ServiceNow
10 17 (1.76%) VMware
11 16 (1.65%) Informatica
12 14 (1.45%) Cognos
13 13 (1.34%) Databricks
13 13 (1.34%) Teradata
13 13 (1.34%) TIBCO
14 12 (1.24%) Cadence
15 11 (1.14%) Automation Anywhere
15 11 (1.14%) Blue Prism
15 11 (1.14%) Splunk