Period
to 27 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South West
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 34 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 233 743 850
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 7.34% 7.50% 8.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.78% 20.30% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 178 570 669
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,629 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,625 £69,279 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,558
% change year-on-year +5.00% +0.89% +4.33%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,070 3,661 3,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.71% 36.94% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 787 2,765 3,055
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £73,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,822 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.83% +2.52% +5.00%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the South West

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in the South West.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in the South West

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in the South West over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the South West

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the South West region over the 6 months to 27 September 2020. 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
Wiltshire -9 52 £39,817 -35.26% 5
Bristol -7 50 £42,500 -10.53% 19
Gloucestershire +14 49 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Devon +18 41 £40,000 -3.03% 10
Somerset 0 17 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Dorset -14 13 £27,629 -26.32% 11
Cornwall +9 2 £65,000 +217.07% 1
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 West region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 89 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
1 89 (38.20%) Problem-Solving
2 52 (22.32%) Analytics
3 49 (21.03%) Finance
3 49 (21.03%) SQL
4 44 (18.88%) Microsoft
4 44 (18.88%) Azure
5 42 (18.03%) AWS
6 40 (17.17%) JavaScript
6 40 (17.17%) Linux
7 39 (16.74%) SQL Server
8 38 (16.31%) DevOps
9 37 (15.88%) HTML
9 37 (15.88%) Windows
9 37 (15.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 37 (15.88%) Security Cleared
10 36 (15.45%) Python
10 36 (15.45%) Docker
11 34 (14.59%) Degree
12 32 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (13.73%) Information Security
13 30 (12.88%) Jenkins
14 29 (12.45%) Test Automation
14 29 (12.45%) MySQL
15 27 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (11.59%) Scrum
16 26 (11.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (11.16%) Project Delivery
17 24 (10.30%) Data Strategy
17 24 (10.30%) B2B

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 22 (9.44%) Apache
2 12 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.72%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.43%) SAS
5 5 (2.15%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.72%) Confluence
7 3 (1.29%) CMS
8 2 (0.86%) Drupal
8 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.43%) IIS
9 1 (0.43%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (7.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.29%) Adobe XD
3 3 (1.29%) InVision
3 3 (1.29%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (1.29%) Sketch
3 3 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.29%) UXPin
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Aareon QL
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) Maximo
3 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.43%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 44 (18.88%) Azure
2 42 (18.03%) AWS
3 19 (8.15%) Power Platform
4 11 (4.72%) Amazon S3
5 10 (4.29%) Serverless
6 8 (3.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (3.43%) Google Analytics
7 7 (3.00%) npm
7 7 (3.00%) Office 365
7 7 (3.00%) SaaS
8 6 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (2.15%) Cloudflare
9 5 (2.15%) GCP
10 4 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.72%) PaaS
11 3 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.29%) Datadog
11 3 (1.29%) PowerApps
12 2 (0.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.72%) Skype
2 8 (3.43%) Network Security
3 7 (3.00%) DNS
3 7 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.72%) Internet
4 4 (1.72%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.29%) DHCP
5 3 (1.29%) Firewall
5 3 (1.29%) VoIP
5 3 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.86%) 4G
6 2 (0.86%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.86%) SSL
6 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.43%) LTE
7 1 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.43%) VLAN
7 1 (0.43%) VPN
7 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (12.45%) MySQL
4 21 (9.01%) Big Data
5 19 (8.15%) Power BI
6 18 (7.73%) Hadoop
7 16 (6.87%) Data Lake
8 14 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (3.86%) Apache Hive
11 8 (3.43%) QlikView
11 8 (3.43%) Relational Database
12 7 (3.00%) MS Access
13 6 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (2.15%) Amazon Aurora
14 5 (2.15%) Redis
15 4 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
16 3 (1.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 30 (12.88%) Jenkins
2 20 (8.58%) Cucumber
3 8 (3.43%) JIRA
4 7 (3.00%) Bitbucket
4 7 (3.00%) webpack
5 5 (2.15%) Codeship
5 5 (2.15%) Cypress.io
5 5 (2.15%) Mocha
5 5 (2.15%) TestCafe
6 4 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.72%) Maven
6 4 (1.72%) Selenium
7 3 (1.29%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.29%) Balsamiq
8 2 (0.86%) JMeter
8 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.86%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.43%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.43%) Appium
9 1 (0.43%) TestRail
General
1 49 (21.03%) Finance
2 18 (7.73%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.30%) Marketing
4 13 (5.58%) Retail
5 8 (3.43%) Electronics
6 7 (3.00%) Law
7 6 (2.58%) Legal
7 6 (2.58%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.29%) Back Office
10 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.43%) Automotive
11 1 (0.43%) French Language
11 1 (0.43%) Games
11 1 (0.43%) German Language
11 1 (0.43%) Housing Association
11 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (19.74%) Analyst
2 39 (16.74%) Developer
3 22 (9.44%) Software Developer
4 18 (7.73%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (5.15%) Architect
5 12 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (4.72%) Data Engineer
6 11 (4.72%) Tester
7 10 (4.29%) Data Analyst
7 10 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (3.86%) Software Tester
9 8 (3.43%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (3.00%) Consultant
10 7 (3.00%) Data Architect
11 6 (2.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (2.58%) IT Analyst
11 6 (2.58%) IT Manager
11 6 (2.58%) JavaScript Engineer
11 6 (2.58%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (2.58%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.88%) HTML
2 20 (8.58%) jQuery
3 18 (7.73%) LAMP
4 15 (6.44%) CSS
5 12 (5.15%) HTML5
6 9 (3.86%) XML
7 7 (3.00%) Node.js
7 7 (3.00%) Redux
8 6 (2.58%) JSON
9 5 (2.15%) .NET
9 5 (2.15%) Chai
9 5 (2.15%) Enzyme
9 5 (2.15%) Express
9 5 (2.15%) GatsbyJS
9 5 (2.15%) HTML5 Canvas
9 5 (2.15%) Jest
9 5 (2.15%) Pixi.js
9 5 (2.15%) React
9 5 (2.15%) Web Services
10 4 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.73%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.01%) Analytical Mindset
3 7 (3.00%) Cloud Native
3 7 (3.00%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.72%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (1.72%) iSeries
5 4 (1.72%) PKI
5 4 (1.72%) Taxonomies
5 4 (1.72%) User Experience
6 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.86%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.86%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.43%) Life Science
8 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.17%) Linux
2 37 (15.88%) Windows
3 14 (6.01%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.72%) Unix
5 3 (1.29%) SUSE
6 2 (0.86%) Android
6 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.86%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
1 89 (38.20%) Problem-Solving
2 52 (22.32%) Analytics
3 38 (16.31%) DevOps
4 37 (15.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 32 (13.73%) Information Security
6 29 (12.45%) Test Automation
7 27 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (11.59%) Scrum
8 26 (11.16%) Project Delivery
8 26 (11.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (10.30%) B2B
9 24 (10.30%) Data Strategy
10 23 (9.87%) Mathematics
10 23 (9.87%) MVC
11 22 (9.44%) Technical Architecture
11 22 (9.44%) Technology Roadmap
12 21 (9.01%) Kanban
13 20 (8.58%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (8.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (21.03%) SQL
2 40 (17.17%) JavaScript
3 36 (15.45%) Python
4 23 (9.87%) PHP
5 19 (8.15%) R
6 17 (7.30%) Java
7 13 (5.58%) C
8 11 (4.72%) VB
9 9 (3.86%) Scala
10 8 (3.43%) C#
11 7 (3.00%) ES6
12 6 (2.58%) C++
13 5 (2.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (2.15%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.15%) VBA
14 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.29%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.29%) VBScript
16 2 (0.86%) Go
16 2 (0.86%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 37 (15.88%) Security Cleared
2 34 (14.59%) Degree
3 9 (3.86%) DV Cleared
3 9 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.00%) HNC
4 7 (3.00%) HND
5 6 (2.58%) CCNA
5 6 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.58%) CISSP
6 5 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.72%) BC Cleared
7 4 (1.72%) ISEB
7 4 (1.72%) MBA
7 4 (1.72%) MCSA
7 4 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.29%) CEH
8 3 (1.29%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.86%) GCIH
9 2 (0.86%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.87%) QA
2 12 (5.15%) Data Quality
2 12 (5.15%) GDPR
3 11 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.72%) SLA
6 3 (1.29%) ISO 14001
6 3 (1.29%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.86%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.86%) ISO 31000
7 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.86%) NIST
8 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.43%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 36 (15.45%) Docker
2 17 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.44%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.00%) Firmware
5 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) KVM
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (4.29%) Ansible
2 7 (3.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.72%) SCCM
5 3 (1.29%) Terraform
6 1 (0.43%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.43%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.43%) Puppet
6 1 (0.43%) SCOM
6 1 (0.43%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.01%) VMware
3 18 (7.73%) Teradata
4 13 (5.58%) Tableau
5 11 (4.72%) Oracle
6 10 (4.29%) Google
7 9 (3.86%) Informatica
8 8 (3.43%) Splunk
9 6 (2.58%) Cisco
9 6 (2.58%) Talend
10 5 (2.15%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.15%) SAP
11 4 (1.72%) IBM
11 4 (1.72%) Intel
12 3 (1.29%) Aruba
12 3 (1.29%) BT
12 3 (1.29%) Dell
12 3 (1.29%) Mitel
12 3 (1.29%) Netezza
12 3 (1.29%) Polycom