Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Data Acquisition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Acquisition over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Acquisition
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 522 553 584
Rank change year-on-year +31 +31 +32
Permanent jobs citing Data Acquisition 23 10 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.075% 0.031% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.036% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 47
South East median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -27.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £20,750 £27,850 £33,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £33,750 £59,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% -5.00%

Data Acquisition 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 26,935 27,791 35,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.42% 87.51% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22,173 22,787 29,643
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Data Acquisition
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Acquisition in the South East

Data Acquisition
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Data Acquisition in the South East

Data Acquisition
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Acquisition in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Acquisition in the South East

Data Acquisition
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 Data Acquisition within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 +28 18 £47,500 - 5
Oxfordshire - 13 £52,500 - 5
Berkshire +32 5 £40,000 -
Hampshire -18 3 £21,500 -33.85% 4
Surrey -3 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Data Acquisition
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Data Acquisition also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Data Acquisition.

1 9 (39.13%) C
1 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) Sun
3 7 (30.43%) Robotics
3 7 (30.43%) Matrix Management
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) High Availability
3 7 (30.43%) DevOps
3 7 (30.43%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) Presales
5 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
5 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
6 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
6 3 (13.04%) R
6 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Business Development
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Degree

Data Acquisition
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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Power BI
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MS Access
2 1 (4.35%) QlikView
2 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Development Team Leader
1 7 (30.43%) Team Leader
2 4 (17.39%) Deployment Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Sales Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Sales Support
3 3 (13.04%) Sales Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Market Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Market Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Robotics
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Signage
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 7 (30.43%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) High Availability
2 7 (30.43%) Matrix Management
2 7 (30.43%) SDLC
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Presales
3 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
3 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
4 3 (13.04%) Business Development
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Data Security
5 2 (8.70%) Physics
5 2 (8.70%) Product Management
6 1 (4.35%) Chemistry
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) R
5 2 (8.70%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Sun
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Agilent
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau