Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Acquisition
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 448 515 571
Rank change year-on-year +67 +56 +37
Permanent jobs citing Data Acquisition 82 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.12% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 78 29 18
South East median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -44.83% +38.10%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £53,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -2.70%

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 26,311 25,994 32,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.47% 89.28% 89.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21,739 21,412 26,818
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +34 35 £52,500 - 5
Oxfordshire +23 31 £52,500 - 4
Surrey +41 29 £52,500 -
Hampshire +3 17 £41,000 -13.68% 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £56,000 -
Data Acquisition
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Data Acquisition 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 Data Acquisition.

1 49 (59.76%) SDLC
2 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (43.90%) Python
4 31 (37.80%) Scrum
5 28 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (34.15%) Internet
6 27 (32.93%) Data Modelling
6 27 (32.93%) Unix
6 27 (32.93%) PL/SQL
6 27 (32.93%) SQL
6 27 (32.93%) Oracle
6 27 (32.93%) Data Analysis
6 27 (32.93%) Data Integration
6 27 (32.93%) Relational Database
7 22 (26.83%) Finance
7 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
7 22 (26.83%) J2EE
7 22 (26.83%) Java
7 22 (26.83%) J2SE
7 22 (26.83%) Sun
7 22 (26.83%) Mentoring
7 22 (26.83%) Mathematics
7 22 (26.83%) Physics
7 22 (26.83%) Nanotechnology
8 13 (15.85%) Data Management
9 12 (14.63%) Project Management
9 12 (14.63%) C++
9 12 (14.63%) Visualisation
9 12 (14.63%) Analytics

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.22%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.76%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (9.76%) Serverless
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.15%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.44%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) IPv4
2 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (32.93%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.66%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.66%) webpack
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Electronics
3 7 (8.54%) Aerospace
3 7 (8.54%) Automotive
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Architect
2 26 (31.71%) Data Architect
3 22 (26.83%) Developer
4 20 (24.39%) Database Architect
5 11 (13.41%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Oracle Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Python Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Unix Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Project Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Analytics Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Data Scientist
9 4 (4.88%) Junior
9 4 (4.88%) Junior Electronics Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Data Scientist
10 3 (3.66%) AWS Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (3.66%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.83%) J2EE
1 22 (26.83%) J2SE
2 11 (13.41%) Web Services
3 8 (9.76%) NumPy
3 8 (9.76%) Pandas
4 3 (3.66%) D3.js
4 3 (3.66%) React
4 3 (3.66%) Redux
5 1 (1.22%) EDI
5 1 (1.22%) HTML
5 1 (1.22%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.22%) Scrapy
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (4.88%) Verilog
2 4 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.66%) Reinsurance
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) VHDL
5 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.22%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.93%) Unix
2 11 (13.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) SDLC
2 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (37.80%) Scrum
4 28 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (32.93%) Data Analysis
5 27 (32.93%) Data Integration
5 27 (32.93%) Data Modelling
6 22 (26.83%) Mathematics
6 22 (26.83%) Mentoring
6 22 (26.83%) Nanotechnology
6 22 (26.83%) Physics
6 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
7 13 (15.85%) Data Management
8 12 (14.63%) Analytics
8 12 (14.63%) Project Management
8 12 (14.63%) Visualisation
9 11 (13.41%) TDD
10 8 (9.76%) API Development
10 8 (9.76%) Product Management
10 8 (9.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) Python
2 27 (32.93%) PL/SQL
2 27 (32.93%) SQL
3 22 (26.83%) Java
4 12 (14.63%) C++
5 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.44%) C
6 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.44%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Oracle
2 22 (26.83%) Sun
3 4 (4.88%) TOWER Software
4 3 (3.66%) Infor
5 2 (2.44%) Altera
5 2 (2.44%) Xilinx
6 1 (1.22%) IFS