Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 104 83
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21 +68
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 391 319 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.87% 3.03% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 3.38% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 317 249 308
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +6.00%

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 8,998 9,428 10,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.14% 89.42% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,387 7,815 8,630
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,550
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +18 135 £55,000 +22.22% 20
Gloucestershire +32 65 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Somerset +23 51 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Dorset +14 50 £42,501 -27.66% 6
Wiltshire +14 49 £40,000 - 3
Devon -1 31 £47,250 -5.50% 3
Cornwall -19 2 - - 5
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 154 (39.39%) SQL
2 139 (35.55%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (30.18%) Python
4 115 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 104 (26.60%) Java
6 89 (22.76%) Data Analytics
7 77 (19.69%) JavaScript
8 72 (18.41%) Degree
9 70 (17.90%) Big Data
10 69 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
11 66 (16.88%) ETL
12 65 (16.62%) SQL Server
13 63 (16.11%) Microsoft
14 61 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
15 58 (14.83%) Machine Learning
16 56 (14.32%) Tableau
17 55 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
18 50 (12.79%) Apache Spark
18 50 (12.79%) Power BI
19 49 (12.53%) Visualisation
19 49 (12.53%) Finance
20 48 (12.28%) HTML
21 46 (11.76%) CSS
22 44 (11.25%) User Experience
23 43 (11.00%) Marketing
24 42 (10.74%) Hadoop
24 42 (10.74%) AngularJS
25 41 (10.49%) DevOps
25 41 (10.49%) jQuery
26 40 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 50 (12.79%) Apache Spark
2 31 (7.93%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (3.58%) SAS
4 13 (3.32%) Apache
4 13 (3.32%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.53%) IIS
5 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.02%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.02%) CMS
7 3 (0.77%) nginx
7 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.51%) JBoss
8 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.26%) DNN
9 1 (0.26%) Drupal
9 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (8.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.05%) SPSS
3 6 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.53%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.77%) SPSS Modeler
5 2 (0.51%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.07%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.28%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 5 (1.28%) SAP Business One
4 4 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.77%) Maximo
6 1 (0.26%) Magento
6 1 (0.26%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.26%) Shopify
6 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 55 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.39%) Amazon Kinesis
4 24 (6.14%) Amazon EMR
5 21 (5.37%) GitHub
6 20 (5.12%) Google Analytics
7 12 (3.07%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (1.28%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.02%) SaaS
10 3 (0.77%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.77%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.51%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.51%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.51%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.37%) Internet
2 17 (4.35%) Firewall
3 13 (3.32%) HTTP
4 11 (2.81%) DNS
5 7 (1.79%) VPN
6 4 (1.02%) FTP
7 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.26%) ICMP
8 1 (0.26%) MQTT
8 1 (0.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (17.90%) Big Data
2 69 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (16.62%) SQL Server
4 50 (12.79%) Power BI
5 42 (10.74%) Hadoop
6 40 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (8.44%) Amazon Redshift
9 30 (7.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (5.88%) Amazon Athena
11 22 (5.63%) MongoDB
12 21 (5.37%) MySQL
12 21 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (5.12%) Relational Database
14 19 (4.86%) BigQuery
15 18 (4.60%) Apache Hive
16 15 (3.84%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (3.84%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (3.84%) Data Lake
17 14 (3.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (8.44%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.12%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.58%) JIRA
4 10 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.05%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.05%) GitLab
5 8 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.05%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.79%) Selenium
7 6 (1.53%) ERwin
7 6 (1.53%) gulp
7 6 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (1.02%) Grunt
8 4 (1.02%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.77%) Gradle
9 3 (0.77%) RStudio
9 3 (0.77%) webpack
10 2 (0.51%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 49 (12.53%) Finance
2 43 (11.00%) Marketing
3 22 (5.63%) Retail
4 14 (3.58%) Electronics
5 13 (3.32%) Advertising
5 13 (3.32%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.81%) Back Office
7 9 (2.30%) Front Office
8 8 (2.05%) Legal
9 6 (1.53%) Automotive
10 5 (1.28%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.77%) Banking
12 2 (0.51%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.51%) Games
12 2 (0.51%) Law
12 2 (0.51%) Publishing
13 1 (0.26%) Local Government
13 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 103 (26.34%) Developer
2 74 (18.93%) Analyst
3 34 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 31 (7.93%) Data Analyst
5 30 (7.67%) Consultant
6 26 (6.65%) Data Scientist
7 23 (5.88%) Junior
8 22 (5.63%) Data Engineer
9 19 (4.86%) Senior Developer
10 18 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 16 (4.09%) Business Analyst
11 16 (4.09%) Software Engineer
12 14 (3.58%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (3.58%) Senior Data Engineer
12 14 (3.58%) Technical Leader
13 13 (3.32%) .NET Developer
13 13 (3.32%) Architect
13 13 (3.32%) Product Manager
13 13 (3.32%) Senior Data Scientist
14 12 (3.07%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.28%) HTML
2 46 (11.76%) CSS
3 42 (10.74%) AngularJS
4 41 (10.49%) jQuery
5 38 (9.72%) React
6 36 (9.21%) Node.js
7 31 (7.93%) Spring
8 28 (7.16%) MLlib
9 27 (6.91%) Hibernate
10 26 (6.65%) Web Services
11 23 (5.88%) HTML5
11 23 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (5.63%) .NET
12 22 (5.63%) Pandas
13 19 (4.86%) CSS3
13 19 (4.86%) REST
14 17 (4.35%) Backbone.js
15 16 (4.09%) XML
16 15 (3.84%) JSON
17 13 (3.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (11.25%) User Experience
3 22 (5.63%) Algorithms
3 22 (5.63%) Clustering
4 15 (3.84%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.58%) Internet of Things
6 12 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.30%) Derivative
7 9 (2.30%) Fintech
7 9 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.30%) OTC Derivatives
7 9 (2.30%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.05%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.05%) Social Media
9 6 (1.53%) CESG
9 6 (1.53%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (1.53%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.02%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.16%) Linux
2 9 (2.30%) Unix
3 4 (1.02%) Android
3 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.51%) Debian
4 2 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.51%) Windows
4 2 (0.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.26%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (35.55%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 89 (22.76%) Data Analytics
4 66 (16.88%) ETL
5 58 (14.83%) Machine Learning
6 49 (12.53%) Visualisation
7 41 (10.49%) DevOps
8 40 (10.23%) Data Management
9 39 (9.97%) Software Engineering
9 39 (9.97%) Test Automation
10 38 (9.72%) Mathematics
11 36 (9.21%) Data Modelling
12 33 (8.44%) Scrum
13 29 (7.42%) Predictive Analytics
14 28 (7.16%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (7.16%) Migration
15 27 (6.91%) Data Analysis
15 27 (6.91%) Data Integration
16 26 (6.65%) Statistics
17 25 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 154 (39.39%) SQL
2 118 (30.18%) Python
3 104 (26.60%) Java
4 77 (19.69%) JavaScript
5 40 (10.23%) R
6 35 (8.95%) Scala
7 30 (7.67%) C#
8 24 (6.14%) T-SQL
9 20 (5.12%) C
10 16 (4.09%) Perl
11 14 (3.58%) C++
12 13 (3.32%) PHP
13 12 (3.07%) Ruby
14 11 (2.81%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.79%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.53%) VBA
17 5 (1.28%) ES6
17 5 (1.28%) Shell Script
18 4 (1.02%) MATLAB
18 4 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (18.41%) Degree
2 33 (8.44%) Security Cleared
3 24 (6.14%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
4 17 (4.35%) PhD
5 15 (3.84%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.79%) CISSP
6 7 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.53%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (1.53%) CLAS
7 6 (1.53%) IISP
7 6 (1.53%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.77%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.77%) MCPD
10 1 (0.26%) CISA
10 1 (0.26%) CISM
10 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.63%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.56%) QA
3 7 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (1.53%) RMADS
5 4 (1.02%) GPG13
6 2 (0.51%) GDPR
6 2 (0.51%) PMO
7 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (6.14%) Docker
2 6 (1.53%) HDFS
2 6 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.02%) Snort
5 2 (0.51%) KVM
5 2 (0.51%) Xen
6 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.26%) Corosync
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (3.84%) Puppet
2 13 (3.32%) Ansible
3 8 (2.05%) Terraform
4 4 (1.02%) ArcSight ESM
4 4 (1.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (1.02%) RSA Archer
4 4 (1.02%) RSA enVision
4 4 (1.02%) RSA Security Analytics
4 4 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.77%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.51%) Ganeti
6 2 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.51%) Marathon
6 2 (0.51%) Mesos
6 2 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.26%) Nagios
7 1 (0.26%) Salt
7 1 (0.26%) Simian Army
7 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.32%) Tableau
3 37 (9.46%) Google
4 18 (4.60%) Oracle
5 12 (3.07%) SAP
6 11 (2.81%) Cognos
7 10 (2.56%) IBM
8 9 (2.30%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.28%) VMware
10 4 (1.02%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.02%) Capita
10 4 (1.02%) LogLogic
10 4 (1.02%) Sourcefire
10 4 (1.02%) Symantec
10 4 (1.02%) Trend Micro
10 4 (1.02%) Twitter
10 4 (1.02%) Zend
11 3 (0.77%) Talend
12 2 (0.51%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.51%) HubSpot