Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 105 84
Rank change year-on-year +29 -21 +65
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 409 319 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.93% 3.12% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 3.40% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 334 246 291
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,313 £29,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Analytics 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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,589 9,382 9,865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.23% 91.66% 90.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7,905 7,747 8,240
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the South West

Analytics
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics in the South West.

Salary trend for Analytics in the South West

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the South West over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in the South West

Analytics
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 Analytics within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 September 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 +13 136 £44,500 -19.09% 35
Gloucestershire +53 97 £60,000 +17.07% 8
Wiltshire -1 63 £55,000 +37.50% 11
Dorset 0 43 £35,000 +7.69% 13
Somerset +12 37 £38,000 -17.84% 12
Devon +6 10 £38,500 +13.24% 4
Cornwall +12 8 £21,500 -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 143 (34.96%) Data Analytics
2 115 (28.12%) SQL
2 115 (28.12%) Business Intelligence
3 112 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (27.14%) Python
5 93 (22.74%) Machine Learning
6 89 (21.76%) Degree
7 81 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
8 78 (19.07%) Marketing
8 78 (19.07%) Visualisation
9 75 (18.34%) Google
10 73 (17.85%) Data Science
11 62 (15.16%) Finance
11 62 (15.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 62 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
12 61 (14.91%) Java
13 57 (13.94%) Software Engineering
13 57 (13.94%) Power BI
14 56 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
14 56 (13.69%) Tableau
15 54 (13.20%) R
16 52 (12.71%) Artificial Intelligence
16 52 (12.71%) C++
17 50 (12.22%) Big Data
17 50 (12.22%) Google Analytics
18 49 (11.98%) C
19 48 (11.74%) Microsoft
20 43 (10.51%) Security Cleared
21 41 (10.02%) Statistics
22 40 (9.78%) Mathematics

Analytics
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 (6.11%) Apache Spark
2 23 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (5.38%) SAS
4 16 (3.91%) CMS
5 13 (3.18%) Apache Pig
6 9 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.71%) Apache
8 5 (1.22%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.98%) WordPress
10 2 (0.49%) Confluence
11 1 (0.24%) Drupal
11 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (3.42%) Photoshop
4 12 (2.93%) SPSS
5 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.49%) InDesign
8 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 62 (15.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (12.22%) Google Analytics
4 18 (4.40%) AdWords
5 17 (4.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (4.16%) PaaS
6 16 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (3.91%) IaaS
7 15 (3.67%) Serverless
8 13 (3.18%) Azure Functions
9 8 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
9 8 (1.96%) Google Tag Manager
10 7 (1.71%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (1.71%) GitHub
11 6 (1.47%) Office 365
12 5 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.73%) Azure Data Factory
14 3 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.96%) 5G
2 7 (1.71%) Internet
3 3 (0.73%) Firewall
3 3 (0.73%) VPN
4 2 (0.49%) HTTP
4 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.49%) VLAN
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) ICMP
5 1 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.94%) Power BI
2 50 (12.22%) Big Data
3 35 (8.56%) SQL Server
4 30 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (6.11%) QlikView
6 24 (5.87%) Spotfire
7 22 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (4.89%) Hadoop
9 15 (3.67%) Apache Hive
9 15 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (3.18%) Amazon Redshift
10 13 (3.18%) MongoDB
11 12 (2.93%) Presto
12 11 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.96%) BigQuery
13 8 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (1.71%) Impala
14 7 (1.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (8.07%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.87%) JIRA
3 15 (3.67%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.18%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (2.44%) Subversion
7 9 (2.20%) Maven
8 8 (1.96%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.22%) Selenium
9 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.73%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.73%) ERwin
10 3 (0.73%) GitLab
11 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.49%) Eclipse RCP
11 2 (0.49%) git-flow
11 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.24%) ER Studio
12 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (19.07%) Marketing
2 62 (15.16%) Finance
3 27 (6.60%) Advertising
4 22 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.65%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.40%) Electronics
7 17 (4.16%) Law
7 17 (4.16%) Retail
8 10 (2.44%) Banking
9 4 (0.98%) Legal
10 3 (0.73%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.49%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (15.40%) Developer
2 58 (14.18%) Analyst
3 43 (10.51%) Data Scientist
4 35 (8.56%) Software Engineer
5 31 (7.58%) Architect
6 22 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 22 (5.38%) Data Engineer
7 20 (4.89%) Analytics Manager
8 19 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 18 (4.40%) C++ Software Engineer
9 18 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (3.91%) Data Analyst
11 14 (3.42%) Azure Architect
11 14 (3.42%) Cloud Architect
11 14 (3.42%) Consultant
12 13 (3.18%) Applications Architect
12 13 (3.18%) Digital Marketing Manager
12 13 (3.18%) Marketing Manager
12 13 (3.18%) Senior Developer
12 13 (3.18%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.58%) HTML
2 25 (6.11%) CSS
3 19 (4.65%) AngularJS
4 18 (4.40%) XML
5 17 (4.16%) Node.js
6 14 (3.42%) Spring
7 13 (3.18%) .NET
7 13 (3.18%) HTML5
8 12 (2.93%) Web Services
9 11 (2.69%) Java EE
9 11 (2.69%) React
10 9 (2.20%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.20%) J2EE
10 9 (2.20%) JSON
10 9 (2.20%) Middleware
11 8 (1.96%) Sass
12 7 (1.71%) MLlib
12 7 (1.71%) Pandas
13 6 (1.47%) RESTful
14 5 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 81 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.07%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.58%) Algorithms
4 30 (7.33%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (6.36%) Social Media
6 16 (3.91%) User Experience
7 13 (3.18%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.93%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.96%) Fintech
9 8 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.71%) Clustering
10 7 (1.71%) Social Network
11 6 (1.47%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.47%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.47%) Renewable Energy
12 5 (1.22%) Blog
12 5 (1.22%) Cyber Defence
12 5 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.22%) Marketing Technology
13 4 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.82%) Linux
2 16 (3.91%) Windows
3 9 (2.20%) Unix
4 5 (1.22%) Android
4 5 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.24%) Fedora
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (34.96%) Data Analytics
2 115 (28.12%) Business Intelligence
3 112 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (22.74%) Machine Learning
5 78 (19.07%) Visualisation
6 73 (17.85%) Data Science
7 62 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
8 57 (13.94%) Software Engineering
9 52 (12.71%) Artificial Intelligence
10 41 (10.02%) Statistics
11 40 (9.78%) Mathematics
12 35 (8.56%) Data Analysis
12 35 (8.56%) Digital Marketing
13 34 (8.31%) Data Visualisation
13 34 (8.31%) DevOps
13 34 (8.31%) ETL
14 33 (8.07%) Scrum
15 31 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (6.11%) SEO
17 24 (5.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 115 (28.12%) SQL
2 111 (27.14%) Python
3 61 (14.91%) Java
4 54 (13.20%) R
5 52 (12.71%) C++
6 49 (11.98%) C
7 37 (9.05%) JavaScript
8 34 (8.31%) C#
9 26 (6.36%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.93%) Ruby
11 10 (2.44%) Scala
12 9 (2.20%) VBA
13 8 (1.96%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.71%) Go
15 6 (1.47%) Perl
15 6 (1.47%) PHP
16 5 (1.22%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.73%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 89 (21.76%) Degree
2 43 (10.51%) Security Cleared
3 37 (9.05%) SC Cleared
4 36 (8.80%) DV Cleared
5 21 (5.13%) PhD
6 8 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.22%) AWS Certification
8 5 (1.22%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.22%) MCSA
8 5 (1.22%) MCSE
9 4 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.73%) ISEB
11 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.24%) MCSD
12 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.85%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.96%) GDPR
3 5 (1.22%) QA
4 4 (0.98%) GCP
5 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.91%) Docker
2 11 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.47%) Ansible
2 5 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.98%) Puppet
4 3 (0.73%) Mesos
4 3 (0.73%) Plesk
5 2 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.49%) Salt
5 2 (0.49%) Terraform
6 1 (0.24%) Ambari
6 1 (0.24%) Kibana
Vendors
1 75 (18.34%) Google
2 56 (13.69%) Tableau
3 48 (11.74%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.16%) Facebook
5 16 (3.91%) SAP
6 15 (3.67%) Adobe
6 15 (3.67%) Twitter
7 13 (3.18%) Cognos
8 11 (2.69%) Atlassian
9 10 (2.44%) DoubleClick
10 9 (2.20%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.96%) Capita
11 8 (1.96%) Kenshoo
11 8 (1.96%) Marin
12 5 (1.22%) Oracle
13 4 (0.98%) Informatica
14 2 (0.49%) Baan
14 2 (0.49%) BT
14 2 (0.49%) IBM
14 2 (0.49%) Talend