Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South West
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 37 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 381 706 900
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 6.61% 7.20% 8.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.16% 20.02% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 298 541 617
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 2,098 3,526 3,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.39% 35.96% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,625 2,625 3,030
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,037 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Gloucestershire 0 103 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Bristol -16 89 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Wiltshire 0 71 £38,500 -37.54% 7
Devon +11 44 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Somerset +20 36 £35,000 -8.34% 2
Dorset +9 30 £38,650 +18.92% 1
Cornwall +12 5 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 184 (48.29%) Problem-Solving
2 167 (43.83%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (25.98%) SQL
4 96 (25.20%) Microsoft
5 93 (24.41%) Finance
6 71 (18.64%) Python
7 66 (17.32%) SQL Server
8 63 (16.54%) Degree
8 63 (16.54%) Analytics
9 61 (16.01%) Windows
10 60 (15.75%) Azure
11 57 (14.96%) JavaScript
12 55 (14.44%) Linux
13 54 (14.17%) MySQL
14 53 (13.91%) HTML
15 51 (13.39%) C#
16 49 (12.86%) ITIL
17 44 (11.55%) Security Cleared
18 42 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
19 41 (10.76%) Customer Requirements
20 40 (10.50%) .NET
20 40 (10.50%) MVC
20 40 (10.50%) Information Security
20 40 (10.50%) jQuery
21 39 (10.24%) Test Automation
21 39 (10.24%) Technical Architecture
21 39 (10.24%) AWS
22 38 (9.97%) Office 365
22 38 (9.97%) Marketing
22 38 (9.97%) Software Engineering

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 25 (6.56%) Apache
2 21 (5.51%) Confluence
3 20 (5.25%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.20%) CMS
5 15 (3.94%) SAS
6 13 (3.41%) Apache Spark
6 13 (3.41%) Drupal
7 7 (1.84%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.05%) nginx
8 4 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.52%) WordPress
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (5.25%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.05%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.26%) Gephi
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.26%) Simulink
6 1 (0.26%) Sketch
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Magento
2 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 60 (15.75%) Azure
2 39 (10.24%) AWS
3 38 (9.97%) Office 365
4 22 (5.77%) Power Platform
5 10 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.31%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.31%) GCP
6 5 (1.31%) npm
6 5 (1.31%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.31%) PaaS
6 5 (1.31%) SaaS
7 4 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.79%) Cloudflare
8 3 (0.79%) Serverless
9 2 (0.52%) Datadog
9 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.52%) NuGet
10 1 (0.26%) IaaS
10 1 (0.26%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.77%) DNS
2 13 (3.41%) Skype
3 12 (3.15%) LAN
3 12 (3.15%) WAN
4 9 (2.36%) Firewall
4 9 (2.36%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.36%) VPN
5 8 (2.10%) VoIP
6 7 (1.84%) Wireless
7 6 (1.57%) DHCP
8 5 (1.31%) Intranet
8 5 (1.31%) Network Security
8 5 (1.31%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.05%) Extranet
9 4 (1.05%) MPLS
10 3 (0.79%) Broadband
11 2 (0.52%) HTTP
11 2 (0.52%) OSPF
11 2 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 54 (14.17%) MySQL
3 28 (7.35%) Big Data
4 23 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (5.77%) Power BI
6 16 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.89%) Hadoop
8 11 (2.89%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.62%) Apache Hive
9 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (2.36%) Data Lake
11 8 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.31%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.31%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.31%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (9.19%) JIRA
2 25 (6.56%) Bitbucket
3 17 (4.46%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.62%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.36%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.57%) Selenium
6 6 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.31%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.31%) Maven
7 5 (1.31%) TestRail
7 5 (1.31%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.05%) JMeter
8 4 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.79%) Codeship
9 3 (0.79%) Cypress.io
9 3 (0.79%) Mocha
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.79%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.79%) TestCafe
9 3 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 93 (24.41%) Finance
2 38 (9.97%) Marketing
3 24 (6.30%) Retail
4 23 (6.04%) Aerospace
5 19 (4.99%) Legal
5 19 (4.99%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.89%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.62%) Electronics
7 10 (2.62%) Military
8 8 (2.10%) Back Office
9 6 (1.57%) Games
9 6 (1.57%) Public Sector
10 5 (1.31%) Automotive
10 5 (1.31%) Law
11 3 (0.79%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Banking
12 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (23.36%) Analyst
2 66 (17.32%) Developer
3 46 (12.07%) Software Developer
4 29 (7.61%) Software Engineer
5 27 (7.09%) Data Analyst
6 24 (6.30%) Architect
7 23 (6.04%) Full Stack Developer
8 22 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (5.51%) Business Analyst
10 15 (3.94%) Data Engineer
11 14 (3.67%) .NET Developer
12 13 (3.41%) .NET Software Developer
12 13 (3.41%) Graduate
12 13 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (2.89%) IT Engineer
13 11 (2.89%) Python Engineer
14 10 (2.62%) Embedded C Engineer
14 10 (2.62%) Embedded Engineer
14 10 (2.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 10 (2.62%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (13.91%) HTML
2 40 (10.50%) .NET
2 40 (10.50%) jQuery
3 23 (6.04%) HTML5
3 23 (6.04%) LAMP
4 20 (5.25%) CSS
5 18 (4.72%) XML
6 17 (4.46%) ASP.NET
7 15 (3.94%) Node.js
8 12 (3.15%) JSON
9 11 (2.89%) RESTful
9 11 (2.89%) Web Services
10 10 (2.62%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.36%) SOAP
12 8 (2.10%) REST
12 8 (2.10%) WinForms
13 6 (1.57%) Visualforce
14 5 (1.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (1.31%) Velocity
15 4 (1.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.72%) Management Information System
2 13 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (2.62%) Algorithms
3 10 (2.62%) Driving Licence
4 9 (2.36%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.57%) Cyber Defence
5 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.31%) CCTV
6 5 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (1.31%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (1.31%) PKI
6 5 (1.31%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.05%) iPad
7 4 (1.05%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.79%) Clustering
8 3 (0.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 61 (16.01%) Windows
2 55 (14.44%) Linux
3 27 (7.09%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.89%) CentOS
5 10 (2.62%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.36%) Windows 10
7 7 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.31%) Android
8 5 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.05%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.05%) Fedora
9 4 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (48.29%) Problem-Solving
2 167 (43.83%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (16.54%) Analytics
4 49 (12.86%) ITIL
5 42 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (10.76%) Customer Requirements
7 40 (10.50%) Information Security
7 40 (10.50%) MVC
8 39 (10.24%) Technical Architecture
8 39 (10.24%) Test Automation
9 38 (9.97%) Software Engineering
10 36 (9.45%) Project Delivery
10 36 (9.45%) Use Case
11 34 (8.92%) Data Science
11 34 (8.92%) Project Management
12 33 (8.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 33 (8.66%) Service Management
13 31 (8.14%) Scrum
14 30 (7.87%) DevOps
15 29 (7.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (25.98%) SQL
2 71 (18.64%) Python
3 57 (14.96%) JavaScript
4 51 (13.39%) C#
5 38 (9.97%) C
6 37 (9.71%) PHP
7 32 (8.40%) Java
8 27 (7.09%) R
9 15 (3.94%) C++
10 13 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.89%) Embedded C
12 10 (2.62%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.36%) Scala
13 9 (2.36%) VB
13 9 (2.36%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.10%) Go
15 7 (1.84%) VBA
16 6 (1.57%) Apex Code
16 6 (1.57%) PHP 7
16 6 (1.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (16.54%) Degree
2 44 (11.55%) Security Cleared
3 24 (6.30%) DV Cleared
4 13 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.41%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.15%) CCNA
6 8 (2.10%) CISSP
6 8 (2.10%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.84%) CBAP
7 7 (1.84%) IIBA
7 7 (1.84%) ISEB
8 6 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.31%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (1.31%) GIAC
9 5 (1.31%) Linux+ Certification
9 5 (1.31%) MCSE
9 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.31%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (1.31%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.99%) QA
2 7 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.57%) SLA
4 5 (1.31%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.05%) GDPR
6 3 (0.79%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.52%) COBIT
7 2 (0.52%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.52%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.26%) NIST
System Software
1 21 (5.51%) Docker
2 18 (4.72%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.57%) Xen
5 4 (1.05%) BitLocker
5 4 (1.05%) NFS
5 4 (1.05%) Samba
5 4 (1.05%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.52%) Btrfs
6 2 (0.52%) Ceph
6 2 (0.52%) DRBD
6 2 (0.52%) Firmware
6 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.52%) KVM
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.36%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.84%) Ansible
3 6 (1.57%) Nagios
4 4 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (1.05%) HP ALM
4 4 (1.05%) OpenNMS
4 4 (1.05%) Puppet
4 4 (1.05%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.05%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.52%) Check_MK
6 2 (0.52%) cPanel
6 2 (0.52%) Plesk
7 1 (0.26%) Kibana
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.26%) Oozie
7 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 96 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.09%) Oracle
3 25 (6.56%) Atlassian
4 22 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.41%) MuleSoft
6 12 (3.15%) Teradata
7 11 (2.89%) VMware
8 9 (2.36%) Informatica
9 8 (2.10%) Cisco
9 8 (2.10%) SAP
9 8 (2.10%) Tableau
10 7 (1.84%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.57%) Google
12 5 (1.31%) Dell
12 5 (1.31%) NetApp
13 4 (1.05%) Cadence
13 4 (1.05%) Cognos
13 4 (1.05%) EMC
13 4 (1.05%) HP
13 4 (1.05%) Intel