Period
to 26 October 2021

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 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South West
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 46 40
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 536 217 658
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 7.21% 6.43% 6.84%
As % of the General category 12.84% 13.87% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 326 150 501
10th Percentile £30,783 £27,629 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,063 £32,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £53,438 £56,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £68,750 £69,199
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Analytical Skills is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,173 1,564 5,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 56.16% 46.37% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,513 1,208 4,027
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,750 £33,625 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,742 £57,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +6.48% +2.86%

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 26 October 2021.

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 26 October 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
Bristol +23 264 £49,500 +10.00% 42
Gloucestershire +5 82 £45,000 -28.00% 16
Wiltshire +6 67 £47,500 +23.39% 13
Dorset -1 49 £42,500 +30.15% 7
Devon -4 44 £50,750 +26.88% 19
Somerset -12 17 £35,000 -29.29% 9
Cornwall -21 1 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, 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.

1 238 (44.40%) Problem-Solving
2 182 (33.96%) Social Skills
3 143 (26.68%) SQL
4 135 (25.19%) Degree
5 130 (24.25%) Analytics
6 125 (23.32%) Finance
6 125 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
7 114 (21.27%) Azure
8 112 (20.90%) Microsoft
9 100 (18.66%) Python
10 86 (16.04%) Linux
10 86 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
11 79 (14.74%) Security Cleared
12 77 (14.37%) Computer Science
13 69 (12.87%) Validation
13 69 (12.87%) DevOps
14 68 (12.69%) Mentoring
14 68 (12.69%) AWS
15 65 (12.13%) Power Platform
15 65 (12.13%) JavaScript
16 64 (11.94%) Power BI
17 61 (11.38%) C
18 58 (10.82%) Software Engineering
18 58 (10.82%) Data Science
19 55 (10.26%) Windows
20 54 (10.07%) Data Modelling
21 53 (9.89%) SQL Server
22 52 (9.70%) CSS
22 52 (9.70%) Management Information System
23 51 (9.51%) ITIL

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 21 (3.92%) GeoServer
2 14 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.05%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.31%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.93%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.56%) CMS
7 3 (0.56%) Confluence
8 2 (0.37%) Drupal
8 2 (0.37%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.19%) IIS
9 1 (0.19%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.75%) InDesign
5 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.37%) Sketch
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.19%) Figma
8 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.49%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.37%) Magento
4 2 (0.37%) Primavera
4 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 114 (21.27%) Azure
2 68 (12.69%) AWS
3 65 (12.13%) Power Platform
4 31 (5.78%) SaaS
5 20 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (3.54%) Microsoft 365
7 17 (3.17%) Snowflake
8 13 (2.43%) GitHub
9 12 (2.24%) Azure Data Factory
9 12 (2.24%) Google Analytics
9 12 (2.24%) IaaS
10 11 (2.05%) PaaS
11 10 (1.87%) GCP
12 7 (1.31%) Amazon SageMaker
12 7 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
13 6 (1.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
14 5 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 4 (0.75%) npm
15 4 (0.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.41%) DNS
2 25 (4.66%) HTTP
3 22 (4.10%) DHCP
4 20 (3.73%) Firewall
5 11 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (1.87%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.68%) MPLS
7 9 (1.68%) SAN
8 8 (1.49%) LAN
8 8 (1.49%) WAN
9 7 (1.31%) FTP
10 6 (1.12%) Network Security
10 6 (1.12%) VPN
11 5 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (0.93%) Internet
11 5 (0.93%) iSCSI
11 5 (0.93%) Skype
11 5 (0.93%) SSL
11 5 (0.93%) VoIP
11 5 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.94%) Power BI
2 53 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 38 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (6.16%) GIS
5 32 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (4.10%) Qlik Sense
8 21 (3.92%) QGIS
8 21 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (3.54%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.80%) Tableau
11 13 (2.43%) Data Mining
11 13 (2.43%) MySQL
12 12 (2.24%) Oracle Database
13 11 (2.05%) OLTP
14 10 (1.87%) Power Query
15 9 (1.68%) NoSQL
16 8 (1.49%) Data Lake
16 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (1.12%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 37 (6.90%) Eclipse
1 37 (6.90%) GCC
1 37 (6.90%) GitLab
1 37 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
2 25 (4.66%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.17%) JIRA
4 7 (1.31%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.31%) Selenium
5 6 (1.12%) gulp
6 5 (0.93%) Grunt
6 5 (0.93%) Subversion
6 5 (0.93%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.75%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.75%) Mocha
7 4 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.37%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.37%) ProC
8 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 182 (33.96%) Social Skills
2 125 (23.32%) Finance
3 43 (8.02%) Retail
4 41 (7.65%) Marketing
5 38 (7.09%) Organisational Skills
6 32 (5.97%) Influencing Skills
6 32 (5.97%) Presentation Skills
7 26 (4.85%) Public Sector
8 23 (4.29%) Manufacturing
9 21 (3.92%) Legal
10 15 (2.80%) Telecoms
11 14 (2.61%) Banking
11 14 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (2.05%) Aerospace
13 9 (1.68%) Electronics
13 9 (1.68%) Law
14 7 (1.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 6 (1.12%) Front Office
16 5 (0.93%) Games
17 2 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 132 (24.63%) Analyst
2 91 (16.98%) Developer
3 33 (6.16%) Support Analyst
4 29 (5.41%) Applications Support
5 28 (5.22%) Data Engineer
6 27 (5.04%) Software Engineer
7 25 (4.66%) Applications Support Analyst
7 25 (4.66%) Data Analyst
8 24 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
9 23 (4.29%) Junior
10 22 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 21 (3.92%) GIS Analyst
11 21 (3.92%) GIS Support
11 21 (3.92%) Head of Analytics
11 21 (3.92%) Senior Applications Support
11 21 (3.92%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
11 21 (3.92%) Senior GIS Analyst
11 21 (3.92%) Senior Support Analyst
12 20 (3.73%) Product Owner
12 20 (3.73%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.70%) CSS
2 47 (8.77%) React
3 32 (5.97%) HTML
4 27 (5.04%) OpenLayers
5 24 (4.48%) .NET
6 21 (3.92%) Leaflet
7 18 (3.36%) XML
8 17 (3.17%) AngularJS
9 15 (2.80%) RESTful
10 14 (2.61%) Spring
11 11 (2.05%) Node.js
11 11 (2.05%) REST
12 10 (1.87%) Web Services
13 9 (1.68%) JSON
13 9 (1.68%) Middleware
14 8 (1.49%) Matplotlib
14 8 (1.49%) Pandas
15 7 (1.31%) MLlib
15 7 (1.31%) TensorFlow
15 7 (1.31%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.70%) Management Information System
2 46 (8.58%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (5.22%) Analytical Mindset
3 28 (5.22%) User Experience
4 12 (2.24%) Data Structures
5 11 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 10 (1.87%) Robotics
7 9 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.31%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.31%) Life Science
9 7 (1.31%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.31%) Social Media
10 6 (1.12%) Replication
10 6 (1.12%) Wiki
11 5 (0.93%) Cyberattack
11 5 (0.93%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.93%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 86 (16.04%) Linux
2 55 (10.26%) Windows
3 22 (4.10%) Ubuntu
4 19 (3.54%) Unix
5 17 (3.17%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (0.75%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.56%) Android
11 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (44.40%) Problem-Solving
2 130 (24.25%) Analytics
3 125 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
5 77 (14.37%) Computer Science
6 69 (12.87%) DevOps
6 69 (12.87%) Validation
7 68 (12.69%) Mentoring
8 58 (10.82%) Data Science
8 58 (10.82%) Software Engineering
9 54 (10.07%) Data Modelling
10 51 (9.51%) ITIL
11 50 (9.33%) Unit Testing
12 49 (9.14%) Cybersecurity
13 48 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 48 (8.96%) Visualisation
14 47 (8.77%) Mathematics
14 47 (8.77%) Scrum
15 43 (8.02%) System Testing
16 42 (7.84%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 143 (26.68%) SQL
2 100 (18.66%) Python
3 65 (12.13%) JavaScript
4 61 (11.38%) C
5 31 (5.78%) Java
6 29 (5.41%) R
7 23 (4.29%) C#
8 17 (3.17%) Scala
9 15 (2.80%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.87%) TypeScript
12 9 (1.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (1.31%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.31%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.31%) VB
13 7 (1.31%) VBA
14 6 (1.12%) Perl
14 6 (1.12%) VBScript
14 6 (1.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 5 (0.93%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 135 (25.19%) Degree
2 79 (14.74%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 19 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (2.99%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.49%) CCSA
9 8 (1.49%) GCIA
10 7 (1.31%) CCNA
10 7 (1.31%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.12%) MCSA
11 6 (1.12%) MCSE
11 6 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.93%) CCA
12 5 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.75%) CEH
13 4 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.90%) ECSS
1 37 (6.90%) MISRA
1 37 (6.90%) MISRA C
2 26 (4.85%) Data Quality
3 24 (4.48%) GDPR
4 20 (3.73%) QA
5 12 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (1.68%) SLA
7 8 (1.49%) PMO
8 6 (1.12%) GMP
8 6 (1.12%) GRC
9 5 (0.93%) Accessibility
9 5 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 5 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.75%) HMG Infosec
10 4 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.75%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.56%) NCSC
12 1 (0.19%) NIST
System Software
1 33 (6.16%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.12%) vSphere
5 5 (0.93%) XenApp
5 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.37%) Docker
7 2 (0.37%) Firmware
7 2 (0.37%) Xen
8 1 (0.19%) KVM
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.68%) Ansible
2 7 (1.31%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.75%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 4 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.19%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (0.19%) Puppet
6 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.19%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 112 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.21%) SAP
3 29 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (4.48%) Google
5 19 (3.54%) VMware
6 18 (3.36%) Oracle
7 16 (2.99%) NetApp
8 15 (2.80%) Cisco
9 13 (2.43%) Databricks
10 11 (2.05%) Citrix
11 8 (1.49%) ArcSight
11 8 (1.49%) HP
11 8 (1.49%) LogRhythm
11 8 (1.49%) Splunk
12 7 (1.31%) Adobe
13 6 (1.12%) IBM
13 6 (1.12%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.93%) Dell
14 5 (0.93%) Facebook
14 5 (0.93%) Twitter