Period
to 24 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 169 194
Rank change year-on-year -12 +25 +15
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 460 585 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.76% 1.96% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.18% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 375 481 369
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,020 £24,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Data Analysis 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 23,802 26,879 26,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.07% 90.20% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19,053 22,199 21,499
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,150 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the South East

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in the South East

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 24 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in the South East

Data Analysis
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 Analysis within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 August 2019. 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 -51 173 £41,500 -17.00% 26
Hampshire +24 132 £45,000 - 16
Surrey +11 84 £35,000 -25.93% 5
Berkshire -36 78 £45,000 -13.46% 7
Oxfordshire -25 50 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Buckinghamshire +7 45 £32,500 -40.91% 7
West Sussex -1 40 £50,000 +50.38% 2
East Sussex +13 15 £42,500 -18.27% 1
Kent +4 11 £25,000 -16.67% 4
Middlesex +6 4 - -
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 160 (34.78%) SQL
2 120 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 119 (25.87%) Degree
4 109 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
5 100 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 98 (21.30%) Mathematics
7 91 (19.78%) Microsoft Excel
7 91 (19.78%) Data Science
8 87 (18.91%) Problem-Solving
8 87 (18.91%) R
9 84 (18.26%) Analytics
10 82 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
11 81 (17.61%) Python
12 71 (15.43%) SQL Server
13 67 (14.57%) Finance
14 66 (14.35%) ITIL
15 63 (13.70%) Computer Science
16 61 (13.26%) Software Engineering
17 60 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
18 59 (12.83%) Visualisation
19 54 (11.74%) Power BI
19 54 (11.74%) Power Platform
20 51 (11.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 50 (10.87%) Data Analytics
22 49 (10.65%) Data Modelling
23 47 (10.22%) T-SQL
23 47 (10.22%) Physics
23 47 (10.22%) SDLC
24 46 (10.00%) Big Data
24 46 (10.00%) C++

Data Analysis
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 25 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (2.61%) Confluence
3 8 (1.74%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.52%) Apache
4 7 (1.52%) SAS
5 4 (0.87%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.22%) Luigi
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 91 (19.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.74%) SPSS
6 7 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (1.30%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.65%) SPSS Modeler
9 2 (0.43%) Weka
10 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Workfront
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.74%) Power Platform
2 44 (9.57%) Azure
3 20 (4.35%) AWS
4 19 (4.13%) Office 365
5 8 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.52%) SaaS
7 5 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.09%) PaaS
8 3 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.43%) GitHub
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.83%) FTP
2 4 (0.87%) GSM
2 4 (0.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.87%) UMTS
3 3 (0.65%) GPRS
3 3 (0.65%) Internet
3 3 (0.65%) Intranet
4 2 (0.43%) MVNO
5 1 (0.22%) 3G
5 1 (0.22%) 4G
5 1 (0.22%) Broadband
5 1 (0.22%) Extranet
5 1 (0.22%) HTTP
5 1 (0.22%) LTE
5 1 (0.22%) MQTT
5 1 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.22%) Skype
5 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.74%) Power BI
3 51 (11.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (10.00%) Big Data
5 34 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (6.09%) Relational Database
8 24 (5.22%) Hadoop
9 23 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (3.26%) Data Mining
11 14 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (2.83%) MySQL
12 13 (2.83%) Oracle Database
13 11 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (1.74%) Amazon Athena
14 8 (1.74%) MongoDB
15 7 (1.52%) HBase
15 7 (1.52%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.52%) QlikView
15 7 (1.52%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 30 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.26%) JIRA
3 10 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (1.74%) Subversion
6 4 (0.87%) Maven
7 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.65%) tSQLt
7 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.43%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.43%) Moq
8 2 (0.43%) NUnit
9 1 (0.22%) git-flow
9 1 (0.22%) JUnit
General
1 67 (14.57%) Finance
2 25 (5.43%) Marketing
3 23 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 23 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.83%) Banking
5 10 (2.17%) Public Sector
5 10 (2.17%) Retail
6 8 (1.74%) Legal
7 5 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.09%) Electronics
8 4 (0.87%) Police
8 4 (0.87%) Publishing
9 2 (0.43%) Automotive
9 2 (0.43%) Back Office
9 2 (0.43%) French Language
9 2 (0.43%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.43%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.43%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 196 (42.61%) Analyst
2 79 (17.17%) Data Analyst
3 66 (14.35%) Developer
4 47 (10.22%) Business Analyst
5 35 (7.61%) Data Scientist
6 26 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
7 25 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 21 (4.57%) Junior
8 21 (4.57%) SQL Developer
9 20 (4.35%) Graduate
9 20 (4.35%) IT Analyst
10 17 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 17 (3.70%) Project Manager
10 17 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 15 (3.26%) Database Developer
11 15 (3.26%) Research Engineer
12 14 (3.04%) Service Analyst
12 14 (3.04%) SQL Analyst
13 13 (2.83%) Analyst Programmer
13 13 (2.83%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.83%) .NET
2 18 (3.91%) XML
3 17 (3.70%) Web Services
4 15 (3.26%) HTML
5 13 (2.83%) CSS
6 12 (2.61%) Kafka
7 11 (2.39%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.17%) jQuery
9 9 (1.96%) Ajax
9 9 (1.96%) Kendo UI
10 6 (1.30%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.09%) Apache NiFi
11 5 (1.09%) D3.js
11 5 (1.09%) REST
12 4 (0.87%) HTML5
12 4 (0.87%) MDX
12 4 (0.87%) Node.js
12 4 (0.87%) RESTful
13 3 (0.65%) React
13 3 (0.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 120 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.61%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (6.96%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.65%) Algorithms
5 15 (3.26%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.61%) Virtual Team
7 10 (2.17%) User Experience
8 9 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
8 9 (1.96%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.96%) PMI
9 5 (1.09%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.65%) EPoS
10 3 (0.65%) Equities
10 3 (0.65%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.65%) FMCG
10 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.65%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.87%) Windows
2 11 (2.39%) Linux
3 7 (1.52%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.30%) Unix
5 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.22%) CentOS
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
2 98 (21.30%) Mathematics
3 91 (19.78%) Data Science
4 87 (18.91%) Problem-Solving
5 84 (18.26%) Analytics
6 82 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (14.35%) ITIL
8 63 (13.70%) Computer Science
9 61 (13.26%) Software Engineering
10 59 (12.83%) Visualisation
11 50 (10.87%) Data Analytics
12 49 (10.65%) Data Modelling
13 47 (10.22%) Physics
13 47 (10.22%) SDLC
14 44 (9.57%) Waterfall
15 43 (9.35%) Project Management
16 38 (8.26%) Mathematical Modelling
17 37 (8.04%) Machine Learning
18 36 (7.83%) ETL
19 35 (7.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (34.78%) SQL
2 87 (18.91%) R
3 81 (17.61%) Python
4 47 (10.22%) T-SQL
5 46 (10.00%) C++
6 43 (9.35%) Java
7 42 (9.13%) MATLAB
8 33 (7.17%) C#
9 29 (6.30%) C
10 28 (6.09%) VBA
11 27 (5.87%) JavaScript
12 24 (5.22%) Scala
13 18 (3.91%) PowerShell
14 15 (3.26%) PL/SQL
14 15 (3.26%) VB
15 13 (2.83%) COBOL
15 13 (2.83%) RPG
16 10 (2.17%) VB.NET
17 7 (1.52%) PHP
18 5 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 119 (25.87%) Degree
2 46 (10.00%) PhD
3 37 (8.04%) Security Cleared
4 25 (5.43%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (3.48%) DV Cleared
6 12 (2.61%) CCNA
6 12 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (2.39%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.52%) Master's Degree
11 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.87%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.65%) MCSA
13 3 (0.65%) MCSE
14 2 (0.43%) PMP
14 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.48%) SLA
2 15 (3.26%) GDPR
3 13 (2.83%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.52%) PMO
5 2 (0.43%) IFRS
5 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.43%) QA
5 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.87%) Docker
4 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (2.17%) SCCM
2 4 (0.87%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.87%) SCOM
2 4 (0.87%) SCOrch
2 4 (0.87%) Terraform
3 3 (0.65%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.65%) Control-M
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (0.65%) Nagios
3 3 (0.65%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.65%) WSUS
3 3 (0.65%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.22%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 100 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.65%) Tableau
3 23 (5.00%) Oracle
4 17 (3.70%) SAP
5 16 (3.48%) Snow
6 13 (2.83%) Ericsson
7 11 (2.39%) Remedy
7 11 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.17%) Huawei
8 10 (2.17%) Nokia
8 10 (2.17%) Nortel
9 9 (1.96%) Telerik
9 9 (1.96%) VMware
10 8 (1.74%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.09%) Google
11 5 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.09%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.09%) Virgin Media
12 4 (0.87%) Informatica
12 4 (0.87%) Mapinfo