Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South East
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 59 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +24
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 522 978 1,379
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.47% 4.31% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 4.77% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 487 717 999
Median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £80,000
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 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 10,678 20,505 24,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.48% 90.41% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8,421 16,744 20,578
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytics in the South East.

Salary trend for Analytics in the South East

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics in the South East over the 6 months to 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 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
Thames Valley +13 231 £50,000 -16.67% 39
Berkshire 0 111 £55,000 -20.29% 21
Hampshire -12 105 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Surrey +5 94 £57,500 -4.17% 24
Oxfordshire +18 69 £46,250 -2.63% 11
Buckinghamshire +24 51 £38,500 -35.83% 7
East Sussex +35 40 £35,000 -26.32% 3
West Sussex -15 31 £67,500 +35.00% 5
Kent +4 16 £31,750 -42.27% 1
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 138 (26.44%) SQL
2 133 (25.48%) Business Intelligence
3 129 (24.71%) Azure
4 122 (23.37%) Data Analytics
5 119 (22.80%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (21.65%) Marketing
7 100 (19.16%) Microsoft
8 97 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
9 95 (18.20%) Python
10 94 (18.01%) Finance
11 86 (16.48%) Google
12 85 (16.28%) Power BI
12 85 (16.28%) Power Platform
13 80 (15.33%) Degree
14 79 (15.13%) JavaScript
15 74 (14.18%) Google Analytics
16 72 (13.79%) Data Science
17 67 (12.84%) Microsoft Excel
18 64 (12.26%) Visualisation
19 60 (11.49%) Machine Learning
20 58 (11.11%) DevOps
20 58 (11.11%) AWS
20 58 (11.11%) Java
21 57 (10.92%) Data Warehouse
22 56 (10.73%) Software Engineering
23 55 (10.54%) SaaS
23 55 (10.54%) HTML
24 54 (10.34%) Adobe
24 54 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
25 52 (9.96%) Project Management

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 26 (4.98%) Apache Spark
2 16 (3.07%) SAS
2 16 (3.07%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 14 (2.68%) CMS
3 14 (2.68%) Confluence
4 6 (1.15%) Drupal
5 4 (0.77%) Apache
5 4 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.57%) WordPress
7 2 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.38%) IIS
7 2 (0.38%) Liferay
7 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.19%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 67 (12.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (4.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.68%) Sketch
5 13 (2.49%) InVision
6 10 (1.92%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.57%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.57%) Figma
7 3 (0.57%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.19%) InDesign
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (2.49%) SAP Hybris
2 9 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.57%) Magento
3 3 (0.57%) nopCommerce
3 3 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.57%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.57%) Shopify
3 3 (0.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.19%) iTrent
4 1 (0.19%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 129 (24.71%) Azure
2 85 (16.28%) Power Platform
3 74 (14.18%) Google Analytics
4 58 (11.11%) AWS
5 55 (10.54%) SaaS
6 30 (5.75%) PaaS
7 26 (4.98%) Azure Data Factory
8 25 (4.79%) GCP
9 22 (4.21%) Google Tag Manager
9 22 (4.21%) IaaS
10 18 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
11 17 (3.26%) Microsoft 365
12 16 (3.07%) Adobe Analytics
13 13 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
14 12 (2.30%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 9 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 8 (1.53%) Amazon S3
17 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
17 6 (1.15%) Datadog
17 6 (1.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.07%) DNS
2 13 (2.49%) Firewall
3 12 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.11%) Internet
5 8 (1.53%) DMZ
6 7 (1.34%) Intranet
7 6 (1.15%) BGP
7 6 (1.15%) VPN
8 5 (0.96%) BIG-IP
8 5 (0.96%) HTTP
8 5 (0.96%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.96%) Network Security
8 5 (0.96%) OSPF
8 5 (0.96%) SSL
9 4 (0.77%) Skype
9 4 (0.77%) WAN
10 3 (0.57%) NAS
10 3 (0.57%) SAN
10 3 (0.57%) SMS
11 2 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (16.28%) Power BI
2 57 (10.92%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (8.62%) Big Data
4 41 (7.85%) Tableau
5 33 (6.32%) SQL Server
6 31 (5.94%) Hadoop
7 29 (5.56%) Data Lake
8 23 (4.41%) NoSQL
9 19 (3.64%) MySQL
9 19 (3.64%) Relational Database
9 19 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (3.07%) Amazon Redshift
11 15 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (2.68%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (2.68%) Snowflake Schema
12 14 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.92%) Apache Hive
13 10 (1.92%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 29 (5.56%) JIRA
2 17 (3.26%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.87%) Visual Website Optimizer
4 11 (2.11%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.34%) Bitbucket
5 7 (1.34%) Gradle
5 7 (1.34%) Maven
6 5 (0.96%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.57%) GitLab
8 2 (0.38%) MLflow
8 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.19%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.19%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.19%) ESLint
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 113 (21.65%) Marketing
2 94 (18.01%) Finance
3 46 (8.81%) Retail
4 32 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 23 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 20 (3.83%) Electronics
7 14 (2.68%) Public Sector
8 10 (1.92%) Advertising
8 10 (1.92%) Billing
9 8 (1.53%) Games
10 6 (1.15%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.15%) Legal
11 5 (0.96%) Back Office
12 4 (0.77%) French Language
12 4 (0.77%) German Language
12 4 (0.77%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.77%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.57%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 91 (17.43%) Analyst
2 50 (9.58%) Developer
3 41 (7.85%) Architect
4 37 (7.09%) Data Analyst
5 33 (6.32%) Data Engineer
6 27 (5.17%) Consultant
7 23 (4.41%) Software Engineer
8 20 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 17 (3.26%) Support Analyst
11 16 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 15 (2.87%) Java Engineer
12 15 (2.87%) Marketing Specialist
13 14 (2.68%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (2.68%) Digital Executive
13 14 (2.68%) Digital Marketing Executive
13 14 (2.68%) Digital Marketing Specialist
13 14 (2.68%) SEO Executive
13 14 (2.68%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (10.54%) HTML
2 48 (9.20%) CSS
3 24 (4.60%) Web Services
4 18 (3.45%) React
5 17 (3.26%) .NET
5 17 (3.26%) XML
6 16 (3.07%) HTML5
7 15 (2.87%) jQuery
8 14 (2.68%) JSON
8 14 (2.68%) RESTful
9 13 (2.49%) AngularJS
9 13 (2.49%) Sass
10 12 (2.30%) CSS3
11 11 (2.11%) Node.js
12 10 (1.92%) Pandas
13 7 (1.34%) Vue.js
14 5 (0.96%) Jest
14 5 (0.96%) Kafka
14 5 (0.96%) LAMP
15 4 (0.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 97 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (9.00%) User Experience
3 32 (6.13%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (4.02%) Social Media
5 20 (3.83%) Data Centre
6 19 (3.64%) Life Science
6 19 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (2.87%) Video on Demand
9 14 (2.68%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.72%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.53%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.53%) FMCG
11 8 (1.53%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.34%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.77%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.77%) Renewable Energy
13 4 (0.77%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.51%) Linux
2 26 (4.98%) Windows
3 19 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (0.57%) Unix
6 2 (0.38%) VMS
7 1 (0.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) Android
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (25.48%) Business Intelligence
2 122 (23.37%) Data Analytics
3 119 (22.80%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (13.79%) Data Science
5 64 (12.26%) Visualisation
6 60 (11.49%) Machine Learning
7 58 (11.11%) DevOps
8 56 (10.73%) Software Engineering
9 54 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
10 52 (9.96%) Digital Marketing
10 52 (9.96%) Project Management
11 51 (9.77%) ETL
12 46 (8.81%) Data Modelling
13 39 (7.47%) CRM
14 38 (7.28%) Computer Science
14 38 (7.28%) Data Analysis
15 37 (7.09%) Data Management
15 37 (7.09%) Data Visualisation
16 35 (6.70%) E-Commerce
17 34 (6.51%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 138 (26.44%) SQL
2 95 (18.20%) Python
3 79 (15.13%) JavaScript
4 58 (11.11%) Java
5 33 (6.32%) PowerShell
6 29 (5.56%) C#
7 23 (4.41%) R
8 19 (3.64%) PHP
9 13 (2.49%) C
10 10 (1.92%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.53%) C++
11 8 (1.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 8 (1.53%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.96%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.96%) Ruby
12 5 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.77%) ES6
14 2 (0.38%) PL/1
14 2 (0.38%) SAS Macro
14 2 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (15.33%) Degree
2 29 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.92%) CISSP
6 7 (1.34%) CISM
7 6 (1.15%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.15%) PhD
8 5 (0.96%) CCNA
8 5 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.77%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (0.77%) CRISC
9 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.57%) CEH
10 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.38%) MBA
12 1 (0.19%) CCNP
12 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 17 (3.26%) SLA
3 16 (3.07%) QA
4 11 (2.11%) Good Clinical Practice
5 9 (1.72%) GDPR
6 8 (1.53%) CDISC
7 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.77%) NCSC
8 4 (0.77%) PMO
9 3 (0.57%) NIST
10 2 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.38%) GMP
10 2 (0.38%) GxP
11 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (6.13%) Docker
2 26 (4.98%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.57%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (6.13%) Kubernetes
2 25 (4.79%) Terraform
3 14 (2.68%) Ansible
4 4 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (0.77%) Puppet
5 3 (0.57%) Kibana
6 2 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.19%) Grafana
7 1 (0.19%) Kubeflow
7 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 100 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 86 (16.48%) Google
3 54 (10.34%) Adobe
4 31 (5.94%) SAP
5 20 (3.83%) Databricks
6 15 (2.87%) Oracle
7 13 (2.49%) Cognos
7 13 (2.49%) hybris
8 11 (2.11%) Apple
8 11 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.53%) VMware
10 7 (1.34%) Cisco
10 7 (1.34%) Optimizely
10 7 (1.34%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.15%) Citrix
11 6 (1.15%) DoubleClick
12 5 (0.96%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.96%) F5
12 5 (0.96%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.96%) Sparx