Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 34 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 876 744 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.17% 7.21% 8.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.85% 18.08% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 619 630 667
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,250 £23,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £67,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,326
% change year-on-year +10.00% -0.72% +0.72%

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 4,412 4,115 4,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.14% 39.89% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3,430 3,300 3,624
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in the South West over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 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
Bristol +7 264 £41,500 +3.75% 58
Wiltshire +3 191 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Dorset +14 96 £47,500 +22.58% 13
Gloucestershire -12 96 £40,000 - 19
Somerset -6 63 £36,900 -7.75% 13
Cornwall +4 44 £35,000 +20.69% 6
Devon +6 37 £38,000 -3.80% 24
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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.

1 333 (38.01%) Problem-Solving
2 279 (31.85%) SQL
3 277 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
4 242 (27.63%) Microsoft
5 217 (24.77%) Windows
5 217 (24.77%) Degree
6 193 (22.03%) Finance
7 171 (19.52%) SQL Server
8 168 (19.18%) ITIL
9 157 (17.92%) Security Cleared
10 145 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
11 100 (11.42%) .NET
12 96 (10.96%) C#
13 94 (10.73%) HTML
14 93 (10.62%) SDLC
15 91 (10.39%) PowerShell
16 88 (10.05%) Service Management
17 87 (9.93%) JavaScript
17 87 (9.93%) Test Automation
18 86 (9.82%) Java
19 85 (9.70%) Firewall
19 85 (9.70%) ITSM
20 84 (9.59%) Active Directory
20 84 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
21 82 (9.36%) Linux
22 80 (9.13%) Service Delivery
23 79 (9.02%) ITIL V3
24 75 (8.56%) Python
25 74 (8.45%) Windows Server
26 73 (8.33%) Decision-Making

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 58 (6.62%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (1.60%) SAS
4 10 (1.14%) Confluence
5 8 (0.91%) Apache Spark
5 8 (0.91%) CMS
5 8 (0.91%) IIS
6 6 (0.68%) Drupal
6 6 (0.68%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (0.57%) WordPress
8 4 (0.46%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.34%) JBoss
9 3 (0.34%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.34%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.23%) Apache
Applications
1 72 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (1.14%) SPSS
5 9 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.68%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.46%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 4 (0.46%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.34%) BPCS
5 3 (0.34%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.11%) Primavera
6 1 (0.11%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.88%) Office 365
4 27 (3.08%) SaaS
5 15 (1.71%) Google Analytics
6 12 (1.37%) AdWords
6 12 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
6 12 (1.37%) Google Tag Manager
7 10 (1.14%) IaaS
8 8 (0.91%) PaaS
9 5 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.46%) npm
10 4 (0.46%) Taleo
11 3 (0.34%) GitHub
12 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.23%) NuGet
13 1 (0.11%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 85 (9.70%) Firewall
2 73 (8.33%) Network Security
3 45 (5.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 38 (4.34%) DNS
5 36 (4.11%) TCP/IP
6 32 (3.65%) HTTP
7 31 (3.54%) DHCP
8 27 (3.08%) FTP
8 27 (3.08%) SMTP
9 26 (2.97%) HTTPS
10 23 (2.63%) DMZ
10 23 (2.63%) VPN
10 23 (2.63%) X.400
11 16 (1.83%) SSL
12 14 (1.60%) Internet
12 14 (1.60%) WAN
13 12 (1.37%) VoIP
14 11 (1.26%) LAN
15 9 (1.03%) VLAN
15 9 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (19.52%) SQL Server
2 65 (7.42%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 43 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
7 27 (3.08%) Power BI
8 23 (2.63%) MySQL
8 23 (2.63%) NoSQL
9 20 (2.28%) RDBMS
10 19 (2.17%) QlikView
11 18 (2.05%) IBM InfoSphere
11 18 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.60%) MS Access
12 14 (1.60%) Oracle Database
13 13 (1.48%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (1.26%) Big Data
15 10 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 64 (7.31%) Selenium
2 55 (6.28%) Git (software)
3 47 (5.37%) JIRA
4 42 (4.79%) Jenkins
5 27 (3.08%) Jasmine
6 24 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (2.51%) JUnit
8 19 (2.17%) Protractor
9 18 (2.05%) MSI
10 17 (1.94%) Visual Studio
11 15 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (1.60%) TestNG
13 10 (1.14%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.14%) JMeter
13 10 (1.14%) WebDriver
14 9 (1.03%) SpecFlow
15 8 (0.91%) SoapUI
15 8 (0.91%) Subversion
16 6 (0.68%) CruiseControl
16 6 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 193 (22.03%) Finance
2 54 (6.16%) Marketing
3 35 (4.00%) Advertising
4 31 (3.54%) Manufacturing
5 27 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.85%) Retail
7 24 (2.74%) Electronics
8 19 (2.17%) Back Office
9 11 (1.26%) Military
10 10 (1.14%) Games
11 8 (0.91%) Automotive
12 7 (0.80%) Billing
12 7 (0.80%) Legal
13 5 (0.57%) Banking
13 5 (0.57%) Front Office
14 4 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.46%) French Language
14 4 (0.46%) Law
15 3 (0.34%) Publishing
16 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 234 (26.71%) Analyst
2 95 (10.84%) Developer
3 77 (8.79%) Architect
4 64 (7.31%) Data Analyst
5 57 (6.51%) Business Analyst
6 56 (6.39%) Senior Analyst
7 47 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 44 (5.02%) Consultant
9 37 (4.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 36 (4.11%) Tester
11 31 (3.54%) Data Architect
12 27 (3.08%) Applications Engineer
13 25 (2.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 25 (2.85%) Applications Support
13 25 (2.85%) Support Analyst
14 24 (2.74%) .NET Developer
15 23 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
15 23 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
16 22 (2.51%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
17 21 (2.40%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (11.42%) .NET
2 94 (10.73%) HTML
3 68 (7.76%) CSS
4 64 (7.31%) Web Services
5 44 (5.02%) XML
6 27 (3.08%) SOAP
7 26 (2.97%) REST
8 25 (2.85%) jQuery
9 24 (2.74%) ASP.NET
10 22 (2.51%) AngularJS
10 22 (2.51%) HTML5
11 21 (2.40%) JSON
12 20 (2.28%) .NET Framework
13 12 (1.37%) Ajax
13 12 (1.37%) Spring
14 11 (1.26%) Node.js
15 10 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.14%) RESTful
16 9 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (0.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.65%) Self-Motivation
2 54 (6.16%) Management Information System
3 50 (5.71%) User Experience
4 41 (4.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 37 (4.22%) Computer Science
6 30 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.63%) CESG
8 21 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
9 15 (1.71%) iPhone
9 15 (1.71%) Social Media
10 13 (1.48%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.48%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.37%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.37%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
13 8 (0.91%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.68%) Fintech
15 5 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
15 5 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 217 (24.77%) Windows
2 82 (9.36%) Linux
3 74 (8.45%) Windows Server
4 50 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (2.63%) Unix
5 23 (2.63%) Windows 10
6 20 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 19 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.46%) Android
10 3 (0.34%) AIX
10 3 (0.34%) CentOS
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (38.01%) Problem-Solving
2 277 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (19.18%) ITIL
4 145 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
5 93 (10.62%) SDLC
6 88 (10.05%) Service Management
7 87 (9.93%) Test Automation
8 85 (9.70%) ITSM
9 84 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 80 (9.13%) Service Delivery
11 79 (9.02%) ITIL V3
12 73 (8.33%) Decision-Making
13 71 (8.11%) Scrum
14 70 (7.99%) Continuous Integration
15 69 (7.88%) Project Management
16 66 (7.53%) Analytics
17 62 (7.08%) Analytical Thinking
17 62 (7.08%) Business Analysis
18 61 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
19 55 (6.28%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 279 (31.85%) SQL
2 96 (10.96%) C#
3 91 (10.39%) PowerShell
4 87 (9.93%) JavaScript
5 86 (9.82%) Java
6 75 (8.56%) Python
7 53 (6.05%) C
8 23 (2.63%) PHP
9 22 (2.51%) C++
9 22 (2.51%) VBA
10 19 (2.17%) Bash Shell
10 19 (2.17%) R
10 19 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 13 (1.48%) Perl
12 12 (1.37%) VB.NET
13 11 (1.26%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.14%) Ruby
15 5 (0.57%) VB
15 5 (0.57%) VBScript
16 4 (0.46%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 217 (24.77%) Degree
2 157 (17.92%) Security Cleared
3 47 (5.37%) SC Cleared
4 35 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (3.88%) DV Cleared
6 33 (3.77%) CCNA
7 24 (2.74%) CISSP
8 23 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 17 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (1.71%) Postgraduate
11 14 (1.60%) ISTQB
12 12 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (1.37%) ISEB
13 11 (1.26%) CCNP
13 11 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
15 4 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (0.46%) PhD
15 4 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.20%) QA
2 26 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.91%) SLA
5 7 (0.80%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.80%) PMO
6 6 (0.68%) GDPR
7 5 (0.57%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.57%) WCAG
8 3 (0.34%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.23%) Def Stans
9 2 (0.23%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.11%) GPG13
10 1 (0.11%) HL7
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.11%) MiFID
10 1 (0.11%) P3O
10 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 84 (9.59%) Active Directory
2 50 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 42 (4.79%) Virtual Desktop
4 25 (2.85%) vSphere
5 20 (2.28%) BitLocker
6 18 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (0.91%) Docker
9 7 (0.80%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.34%) Firmware
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.23%) XenApp
12 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 60 (6.85%) SCCM
2 21 (2.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 21 (2.40%) SCOM
2 21 (2.40%) SCVMM
3 10 (1.14%) Puppet
4 5 (0.57%) WMI
5 4 (0.46%) Ansible
5 4 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.23%) Nagios
8 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.11%) Cacti
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 242 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 62 (7.08%) Oracle
3 49 (5.59%) SAP
4 43 (4.91%) McAfee
5 30 (3.42%) Tableau
6 29 (3.31%) Google
7 26 (2.97%) VMware
8 21 (2.40%) IBM
9 19 (2.17%) Cisco
10 16 (1.83%) Capita
11 13 (1.48%) DoubleClick
12 12 (1.37%) Facebook
13 11 (1.26%) Kenshoo
13 11 (1.26%) Marin
13 11 (1.26%) Twitter
14 8 (0.91%) Cognos
15 7 (0.80%) Cadence
16 6 (0.68%) Citrix
16 6 (0.68%) Red Hat
17 5 (0.57%) CA Agile Central