Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 88 97
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 1,279 977 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.20% 3.27% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 3.71% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,007 784 1,045
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,325 £27,850
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 27,063 26,334 33,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.83% 88.01% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,385 21,786 28,163
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 +18 644 £55,000 +10.00% 91
Berkshire -13 267 £57,500 +6.48% 45
Oxfordshire +23 245 £55,000 +10.00% 28
Hampshire +52 241 £41,000 -3.53% 33
Surrey +26 231 £50,000 - 33
Buckinghamshire +2 132 £45,000 -5.26% 18
East Sussex +11 67 £51,500 -23.70% 6
West Sussex +23 46 £40,000 -36.00% 6
Kent -5 26 £43,146 -6.71% 7
Sussex -9 10 £45,000 -40.00%
Middlesex +5 3 £65,000 +15.56% 1
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 424 (33.15%) SQL
2 376 (29.40%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (27.68%) Data Analytics
4 290 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
5 283 (22.13%) Python
6 263 (20.56%) Java
7 261 (20.41%) Degree
8 241 (18.84%) Big Data
9 239 (18.69%) JavaScript
10 226 (17.67%) Finance
11 220 (17.20%) Machine Learning
12 215 (16.81%) Marketing
13 196 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
14 195 (15.25%) Google
15 191 (14.93%) SQL Server
16 185 (14.46%) HTML
17 179 (14.00%) Microsoft
17 179 (14.00%) Visualisation
18 170 (13.29%) Data Science
19 168 (13.14%) CSS
20 161 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
21 155 (12.12%) Computer Science
22 145 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
23 142 (11.10%) Problem-Solving
24 139 (10.87%) Web Services
25 138 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
26 137 (10.71%) Hadoop
27 136 (10.63%) Linux
28 131 (10.24%) Power BI
29 130 (10.16%) Mathematics

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 92 (7.19%) SAS
2 86 (6.72%) Apache Spark
3 46 (3.60%) CMS
4 36 (2.81%) Apache Solr
5 33 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (2.19%) Apache
7 27 (2.11%) Confluence
8 19 (1.49%) WordPress
9 17 (1.33%) SharePoint
10 13 (1.02%) IIS
10 13 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (0.94%) JBoss
12 11 (0.86%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.63%) nginx
14 6 (0.47%) Drupal
14 6 (0.47%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.47%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.31%) Jupyter
Applications
1 97 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 24 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (1.25%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.70%) InDesign
7 7 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.55%) SPSS
8 6 (0.47%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.47%) Stata
9 4 (0.31%) InVision
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.078%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.078%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 10 (0.78%) Distributed Ledger
2 10 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.63%) SAP HCM
5 6 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.47%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.39%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.39%) ResourceLink
6 5 (0.39%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.31%) Epicor Tropos
8 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.23%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.16%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.16%) Magento
9 2 (0.16%) Movex
9 2 (0.16%) Workday HCM
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 161 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 125 (9.77%) Google Analytics
4 50 (3.91%) SaaS
5 36 (2.81%) Serverless
6 34 (2.66%) Azure Data Factory
7 27 (2.11%) PaaS
8 26 (2.03%) AdWords
8 26 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (1.80%) IaaS
10 19 (1.49%) GitHub
11 18 (1.41%) Adobe Analytics
12 16 (1.25%) Amazon S3
13 14 (1.09%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 14 (1.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 13 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
14 13 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
14 13 (1.02%) Force.com
14 13 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
14 13 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.95%) Internet
2 24 (1.88%) DNS
2 24 (1.88%) Firewall
3 18 (1.41%) DHCP
4 16 (1.25%) LAN
4 16 (1.25%) WAN
5 15 (1.17%) SAN
6 12 (0.94%) Intranet
7 11 (0.86%) HTTP
8 7 (0.55%) AMQP
9 6 (0.47%) SMS
9 6 (0.47%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.39%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.39%) Skype
11 4 (0.31%) BGP
11 4 (0.31%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.16%) H.323
13 2 (0.16%) MPLS
13 2 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (18.84%) Big Data
2 191 (14.93%) SQL Server
3 138 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
4 137 (10.71%) Hadoop
5 131 (10.24%) Power BI
6 70 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 67 (5.24%) NoSQL
8 64 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 63 (4.93%) Apache Hive
10 59 (4.61%) MySQL
11 58 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 56 (4.38%) Data Lake
13 49 (3.83%) MongoDB
14 48 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
15 47 (3.67%) Relational Database
16 41 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
17 39 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
18 36 (2.81%) QlikView
19 34 (2.66%) Impala
20 31 (2.42%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 90 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 85 (6.65%) Jenkins
3 67 (5.24%) JIRA
4 29 (2.27%) JUnit
5 28 (2.19%) Visual Studio
6 27 (2.11%) TeamCity
7 23 (1.80%) Selenium
8 20 (1.56%) JMeter
9 15 (1.17%) Ant
9 15 (1.17%) SoapUI
10 14 (1.09%) Cucumber
10 14 (1.09%) Maven
11 13 (1.02%) WebDriver
12 12 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 10 (0.78%) SpecFlow
13 10 (0.78%) Subversion
13 10 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (0.70%) IntelliJ
14 9 (0.70%) LoadRunner
14 9 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 226 (17.67%) Finance
2 215 (16.81%) Marketing
3 79 (6.18%) Retail
4 63 (4.93%) Advertising
5 43 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 25 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.72%) Publishing
8 17 (1.33%) Games
8 17 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.09%) Banking
9 14 (1.09%) Electronics
10 12 (0.94%) Automotive
10 12 (0.94%) Digital Economy
11 11 (0.86%) Law
12 10 (0.78%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.63%) Brand Awareness
13 8 (0.63%) French Language
13 8 (0.63%) Italian Language
14 7 (0.55%) German Language
14 7 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 315 (24.63%) Developer
2 259 (20.25%) Analyst
3 90 (7.04%) Architect
4 77 (6.02%) Consultant
5 70 (5.47%) Data Analyst
6 60 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
7 59 (4.61%) Software Developer
8 58 (4.53%) Senior Developer
9 56 (4.38%) Data Engineer
10 42 (3.28%) Data Architect
10 42 (3.28%) Data Scientist
10 42 (3.28%) Software Engineer
11 37 (2.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 34 (2.66%) Business Analyst
13 33 (2.58%) SQL Developer
14 32 (2.50%) .NET Developer
14 32 (2.50%) Graduate
15 31 (2.42%) JavaScript Developer
15 31 (2.42%) Python Developer
16 30 (2.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (14.46%) HTML
2 168 (13.14%) CSS
3 139 (10.87%) Web Services
4 97 (7.58%) .NET
5 92 (7.19%) AngularJS
6 58 (4.53%) Kafka
7 54 (4.22%) RESTful
8 51 (3.99%) TensorFlow
9 50 (3.91%) ASP.NET
10 48 (3.75%) JSON
11 47 (3.67%) jQuery
12 45 (3.52%) REST
13 42 (3.28%) XML
14 41 (3.21%) Natural Language Processing
15 38 (2.97%) SOAP
16 37 (2.89%) HTML5
17 36 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (2.74%) React
19 34 (2.66%) Middleware
20 32 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 196 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 106 (8.29%) User Experience
4 78 (6.10%) Algorithms
5 63 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
6 39 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 38 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 35 (2.74%) Social Media
9 26 (2.03%) Data Centre
10 25 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
11 22 (1.72%) Credit Risk
11 22 (1.72%) NHS
12 17 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.25%) Fintech
13 16 (1.25%) Mainframe
13 16 (1.25%) Public Cloud
14 15 (1.17%) Driving Licence
15 14 (1.09%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
16 13 (1.02%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 136 (10.63%) Linux
2 34 (2.66%) Windows
3 33 (2.58%) Android
4 31 (2.42%) Unix
5 25 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.47%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.47%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.39%) CentOS
9 4 (0.31%) Debian
9 4 (0.31%) Robot Operating System
10 3 (0.23%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.16%) AIX
11 2 (0.16%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.078%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.078%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.078%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.078%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (29.40%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (27.68%) Data Analytics
3 290 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
4 220 (17.20%) Machine Learning
5 179 (14.00%) Visualisation
6 170 (13.29%) Data Science
7 142 (11.10%) Problem-Solving
8 130 (10.16%) Mathematics
9 126 (9.85%) Software Engineering
10 124 (9.70%) ETL
11 122 (9.54%) Data Analysis
12 116 (9.07%) Continuous Integration
13 100 (7.82%) Data Management
14 96 (7.51%) TDD
15 94 (7.35%) Scrum
16 90 (7.04%) Data Modelling
17 86 (6.72%) Data Visualisation
18 79 (6.18%) Project Management
19 77 (6.02%) Test Automation
20 74 (5.79%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 424 (33.15%) SQL
2 283 (22.13%) Python
3 263 (20.56%) Java
4 239 (18.69%) JavaScript
5 101 (7.90%) C++
6 99 (7.74%) C#
7 90 (7.04%) R
8 88 (6.88%) T-SQL
9 78 (6.10%) C
10 63 (4.93%) Scala
11 56 (4.38%) PHP
12 40 (3.13%) Go
13 33 (2.58%) MATLAB
14 29 (2.27%) Shell Script
15 27 (2.11%) PL/SQL
15 27 (2.11%) VBA
16 25 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 25 (1.95%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.64%) Perl
18 18 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 261 (20.41%) Degree
2 71 (5.55%) PhD
3 38 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 33 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
7 17 (1.33%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.94%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.86%) ISEB
10 10 (0.78%) CISM
10 10 (0.78%) CISSP
10 10 (0.78%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.70%) MCSE
11 9 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.47%) CISA
12 6 (0.47%) MBA
13 4 (0.31%) CRISC
13 4 (0.31%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.23%) MCSA
15 2 (0.16%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.10%) QA
2 53 (4.14%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.25%) SLA
4 13 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.86%) GDPR
6 9 (0.70%) COBIT
6 9 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.31%) PMO
9 3 (0.23%) EFQM
9 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.16%) GCP
10 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 1 (0.078%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 42 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 36 (2.81%) Docker
3 28 (2.19%) Apache Flume
4 19 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (1.25%) HDFS
6 14 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.02%) NFS
7 13 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (1.02%) VMware NSX
8 9 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.55%) Firmware
10 2 (0.16%) vSphere
11 1 (0.078%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 31 (2.42%) Hadoop YARN
2 25 (1.95%) Kubernetes
3 17 (1.33%) Terraform
4 16 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
5 15 (1.17%) Ansible
6 13 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 13 (1.02%) vCenter Server
7 10 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.78%) Puppet
8 7 (0.55%) SCCM
9 6 (0.47%) SCOM
10 5 (0.39%) Kibana
10 5 (0.39%) QRadar
11 4 (0.31%) Core Impact
11 4 (0.31%) Nessus
11 4 (0.31%) Nexpose
11 4 (0.31%) OpenVAS
11 4 (0.31%) Packer
11 4 (0.31%) RSA Security Analytics
12 3 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 195 (15.25%) Google
2 179 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 99 (7.74%) Oracle
4 90 (7.04%) Tableau
5 75 (5.86%) SAP
6 51 (3.99%) Talend
7 38 (2.97%) Adobe
8 34 (2.66%) Cloudera
9 29 (2.27%) Hortonworks
10 28 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (2.19%) VMware
11 21 (1.64%) HP
12 18 (1.41%) IBM
12 18 (1.41%) Pardot
13 16 (1.25%) Capita
13 16 (1.25%) CommVault
14 14 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
14 14 (1.09%) Veeam
15 13 (1.02%) Citrix
15 13 (1.02%) Intel