Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 75 60
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 1,058 311 1,221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.09% 3.67% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 3.97% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 500 246 886
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,500 £31,876
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £69,688
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £83,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year - +6.84% +6.36%

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 16,259 7,831 23,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.54% 92.35% 91.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11,179 6,475 19,400
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.77% +7.62% +3.96%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +32 509 £60,000 +4.35% 67
Berkshire +19 262 £62,500 +4.17% 38
Buckinghamshire +29 186 £50,000 -9.09% 17
Hampshire -43 185 £55,000 +8.91% 23
Surrey +6 142 £80,000 +42.22% 27
East Sussex +4 71 £40,000 -21.95% 9
West Sussex +29 65 £65,000 -3.70% 6
Oxfordshire -2 65 £44,250 -19.55% 12
Kent +3 49 £65,000 +109.68% 5
Sussex - 8 £70,000 -
Home Counties - 7 £85,000 -
Middlesex +11 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 362 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (31.00%) SQL
3 307 (29.02%) Azure
4 290 (27.41%) Social Skills
5 281 (26.56%) Data Analytics
6 268 (25.33%) Problem-Solving
7 250 (23.63%) Python
8 235 (22.21%) Degree
9 233 (22.02%) Data Science
10 227 (21.46%) Finance
11 225 (21.27%) Business Intelligence
12 224 (21.17%) Analytical Skills
13 221 (20.89%) DevOps
14 209 (19.75%) Microsoft
15 155 (14.65%) Data Management
16 153 (14.46%) Visualisation
17 149 (14.08%) AWS
18 147 (13.89%) Marketing
19 140 (13.23%) Scrum
20 130 (12.29%) Power Platform
21 128 (12.10%) Computer Science
21 128 (12.10%) Life Science
21 128 (12.10%) Machine Learning
22 125 (11.81%) Big Data
22 125 (11.81%) Power BI
23 122 (11.53%) SQL Server
24 121 (11.44%) Data Modelling
25 117 (11.06%) User Experience
26 111 (10.49%) Mentoring
27 110 (10.40%) Docker

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 70 (6.62%) SAS
2 53 (5.01%) CMS
3 32 (3.02%) Apache Spark
4 19 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (1.42%) Confluence
6 11 (1.04%) Jupyter
7 10 (0.95%) Apache
7 10 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.66%) IIS
8 7 (0.66%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.47%) Appian
10 4 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.38%) WordPress
11 3 (0.28%) Drupal
12 2 (0.19%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.19%) nginx
12 2 (0.19%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 68 (6.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (2.65%) Campfire
4 25 (2.36%) InVision
5 22 (2.08%) Sketch
6 19 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 14 (1.32%) Figma
8 11 (1.04%) Adobe XD
9 10 (0.95%) Marvel
9 10 (0.95%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.28%) Chatbot
11 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.19%) UXPin
12 2 (0.19%) Windchill
13 1 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Project
13 1 (0.095%) SPSS
13 1 (0.095%) Stata
Business Applications
1 14 (1.32%) Shopify
2 12 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (1.04%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.76%) Sentinel
5 7 (0.66%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.66%) Oracle Clinical
5 7 (0.66%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.28%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.28%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.19%) SAP BRIM
7 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.095%) IBM Planning Analytics
8 1 (0.095%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.095%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.095%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.095%) SAP FI-AA
8 1 (0.095%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 307 (29.02%) Azure
2 149 (14.08%) AWS
3 130 (12.29%) Power Platform
4 79 (7.47%) Google Analytics
5 75 (7.09%) Serverless
6 71 (6.71%) SaaS
7 65 (6.14%) PaaS
8 52 (4.91%) GitHub
9 49 (4.63%) IaaS
10 42 (3.97%) GCP
11 40 (3.78%) Azure Data Factory
12 34 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
13 28 (2.65%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 26 (2.46%) Azure Service Bus
15 25 (2.36%) npm
16 21 (1.98%) Azure Storage
17 20 (1.89%) Azure App Service
17 20 (1.89%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 20 (1.89%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.93%) Firewall
2 28 (2.65%) Broadband
3 27 (2.55%) VPN
4 21 (1.98%) DNS
5 19 (1.80%) Internet
6 17 (1.61%) SNA
7 10 (0.95%) Extranet
8 7 (0.66%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.47%) GSM
10 4 (0.38%) 5G
10 4 (0.38%) HTTP
10 4 (0.38%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.38%) SSL
11 2 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.19%) FTP
11 2 (0.19%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.19%) Network Security
11 2 (0.19%) NX-OS
11 2 (0.19%) WAN
11 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (11.81%) Big Data
1 125 (11.81%) Power BI
2 122 (11.53%) SQL Server
3 106 (10.02%) Data Warehouse
4 83 (7.84%) Data Lake
5 72 (6.81%) Relational Database
6 68 (6.43%) Tableau
7 56 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (4.35%) Base SAS
9 43 (4.06%) NoSQL
10 42 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (3.40%) MySQL
12 33 (3.12%) Hadoop
12 33 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (2.36%) MongoDB
14 23 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (1.89%) OLAP
16 19 (1.80%) HDInsight
17 17 (1.61%) Data Mining
17 17 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 108 (10.21%) Jenkins
2 104 (9.83%) Git (software)
3 58 (5.48%) JIRA
4 24 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (2.17%) GitLab
5 23 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
6 20 (1.89%) ESLint
7 13 (1.23%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.13%) webpack
9 11 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (1.04%) TestRail
10 8 (0.76%) Subversion
10 8 (0.76%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.76%) Visual Website Optimizer
11 7 (0.66%) ProC
12 6 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (0.47%) Balsamiq
14 4 (0.38%) RStudio
14 4 (0.38%) SonarQube
14 4 (0.38%) TestCafe
General
1 290 (27.41%) Social Skills
2 227 (21.46%) Finance
3 224 (21.17%) Analytical Skills
4 147 (13.89%) Marketing
5 73 (6.90%) Organisational Skills
6 60 (5.67%) Retail
7 49 (4.63%) Presentation Skills
8 47 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 37 (3.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 26 (2.46%) Legal
11 25 (2.36%) Telecoms
12 21 (1.98%) Manufacturing
13 17 (1.61%) Influencing Skills
14 14 (1.32%) Publishing
15 13 (1.23%) Police
16 12 (1.13%) Public Sector
17 11 (1.04%) Banking
17 11 (1.04%) Documentation Skills
18 10 (0.95%) Law
19 8 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 198 (18.71%) Developer
2 118 (11.15%) Analyst
3 79 (7.47%) Architect
4 68 (6.43%) Data Engineer
5 53 (5.01%) Consultant
6 50 (4.73%) Data Analyst
7 47 (4.44%) Programmer
7 47 (4.44%) Statistical Programmer
8 41 (3.88%) Lead Developer
9 36 (3.40%) Data Architect
10 33 (3.12%) Security Engineer
10 33 (3.12%) Software Developer
11 32 (3.02%) Cloud Engineer
12 31 (2.93%) Full Stack Developer
13 30 (2.84%) Azure Engineer
13 30 (2.84%) Project Manager
14 29 (2.74%) Java Developer
14 29 (2.74%) Senior Developer
15 28 (2.65%) Data Manager
15 28 (2.65%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (10.11%) HTML
2 102 (9.64%) .NET
3 89 (8.41%) CSS
4 57 (5.39%) Web Services
5 46 (4.35%) React
6 41 (3.88%) .NET Core
7 37 (3.50%) AngularJS
7 37 (3.50%) GraphQL
7 37 (3.50%) REST
8 35 (3.31%) RESTful
9 34 (3.21%) Spring
10 30 (2.84%) JSON
11 28 (2.65%) Sass
12 27 (2.55%) Node.js
12 27 (2.55%) XML
13 25 (2.36%) Hibernate
13 25 (2.36%) JavaBeans
13 25 (2.36%) Middleware
14 24 (2.27%) .NET Framework
14 24 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 128 (12.10%) Life Science
2 117 (11.06%) User Experience
3 56 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 50 (4.73%) Public Cloud
5 35 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
6 33 (3.12%) Cloud Native
7 28 (2.65%) Algorithms
8 26 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 25 (2.36%) Data Structures
10 19 (1.80%) Cyber Defence
10 19 (1.80%) Cybercrime
11 18 (1.70%) Social Media
12 17 (1.61%) Photography
13 15 (1.42%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
15 12 (1.13%) iPad
15 12 (1.13%) Virtual Team
16 10 (0.95%) Acoustics
16 10 (0.95%) Biotechnology
17 9 (0.85%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 87 (8.22%) Windows
2 82 (7.75%) Linux
3 25 (2.36%) VMS
4 20 (1.89%) Mac OS
5 18 (1.70%) Unix
6 15 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.095%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.095%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (26.56%) Data Analytics
3 268 (25.33%) Problem-Solving
4 233 (22.02%) Data Science
5 225 (21.27%) Business Intelligence
6 221 (20.89%) DevOps
7 155 (14.65%) Data Management
8 153 (14.46%) Visualisation
9 140 (13.23%) Scrum
10 128 (12.10%) Computer Science
10 128 (12.10%) Machine Learning
11 121 (11.44%) Data Modelling
12 111 (10.49%) Mentoring
13 96 (9.07%) Cybersecurity
14 94 (8.88%) Mathematics
15 90 (8.51%) ETL
16 85 (8.03%) Artificial Intelligence
17 84 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
17 84 (7.94%) Full Stack Development
18 82 (7.75%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 328 (31.00%) SQL
2 250 (23.63%) Python
3 106 (10.02%) JavaScript
4 100 (9.45%) C#
5 95 (8.98%) Java
6 67 (6.33%) R
7 60 (5.67%) PowerShell
8 46 (4.35%) SAS Macro
9 44 (4.16%) TypeScript
10 35 (3.31%) T-SQL
11 30 (2.84%) Scala
12 27 (2.55%) Java 8
13 24 (2.27%) Perl
13 24 (2.27%) PL/SQL
14 23 (2.17%) C
15 16 (1.51%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.13%) Go
17 11 (1.04%) Ruby
17 11 (1.04%) VB
18 10 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 235 (22.21%) Degree
2 71 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 68 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 39 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (2.55%) Master's Degree
6 26 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (1.89%) CISSP
8 18 (1.70%) Numerate Degree
9 15 (1.42%) PhD
10 13 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (0.95%) CISM
11 10 (0.95%) GCFA
11 10 (0.95%) GCIA
11 10 (0.95%) GCIH
11 10 (0.95%) SANS
12 8 (0.76%) GCFE
12 8 (0.76%) MBA
12 8 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
13 7 (0.66%) CIPD
14 6 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.18%) QA
2 57 (5.39%) Data Quality
3 40 (3.78%) GDPR
4 39 (3.69%) Good Clinical Practice
5 31 (2.93%) CDISC
6 21 (1.98%) WCAG
7 14 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.95%) PMO
9 8 (0.76%) Accessibility
9 8 (0.76%) Actionable Recommendations
9 8 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.57%) COBIT
11 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.28%) SLA
13 2 (0.19%) Def Stans
13 2 (0.19%) GRC
13 2 (0.19%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.19%) NIST
13 2 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 110 (10.40%) Docker
2 73 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 30 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 3 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.28%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.19%) LXC
8 1 (0.095%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.095%) IAG
8 1 (0.095%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 75 (7.09%) Kubernetes
2 65 (6.14%) Terraform
3 41 (3.88%) Ansible
4 17 (1.61%) Apache Brooklyn
5 8 (0.76%) Kibana
6 5 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (0.38%) SCCM
7 4 (0.38%) SCOM
8 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.19%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.19%) WSUS
10 1 (0.095%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.095%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 1 (0.095%) Control-M
10 1 (0.095%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.095%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.095%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.095%) WMI
Vendors
1 209 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 88 (8.32%) Adobe
3 85 (8.03%) Google
4 62 (5.86%) Databricks
5 49 (4.63%) Oracle
6 40 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
7 39 (3.69%) SAP
8 35 (3.31%) VMware
9 34 (3.21%) Citrix
10 31 (2.93%) Apple
11 18 (1.70%) YouTube
12 13 (1.23%) IBM
13 12 (1.13%) Elastic Path
13 12 (1.13%) MuleSoft
13 12 (1.13%) Palantir
14 10 (0.95%) Cisco
15 8 (0.76%) Alteryx
15 8 (0.76%) Remedy
15 8 (0.76%) Splunk
15 8 (0.76%) Workday