Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 77 111
Rank change year-on-year +22 +34 -24
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 501 397 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.01% 3.87% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 4.17% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 406 325 246
South West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,313
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £75,625
England median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% - -

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 9,148 9,510 9,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.45% 92.66% 92.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,240 7,818 7,791
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 16 September 2019.

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 16 September 2019. 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 +45 198 £52,432 +17.82% 28
Wiltshire +9 93 £61,638 +12.07% 18
Gloucestershire -21 92 £52,500 -12.50% 18
Somerset +22 53 £46,750 +21.43% 13
Dorset -3 32 £50,550 +44.43% 5
Devon +1 22 £42,500 +10.39% 10
Cornwall +20 7 £19,500 -9.30% 1
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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.

1 241 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (37.33%) Business Intelligence
3 169 (33.73%) SQL
4 167 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 160 (31.94%) Python
6 140 (27.94%) Visualisation
7 135 (26.95%) Tableau
7 135 (26.95%) Data Warehouse
8 128 (25.55%) Data Analytics
9 120 (23.95%) Hadoop
10 118 (23.55%) Big Data
11 106 (21.16%) Machine Learning
12 103 (20.56%) Finance
13 100 (19.96%) Data Science
14 98 (19.56%) Degree
15 96 (19.16%) Retail
16 88 (17.56%) Decision-Making
17 81 (16.17%) Data Visualisation
18 80 (15.97%) Java
19 76 (15.17%) ETL
20 73 (14.57%) R
21 72 (14.37%) Software Engineering
22 71 (14.17%) Data Analysis
23 68 (13.57%) Artificial Intelligence
24 66 (13.17%) Security Cleared
25 65 (12.97%) Power BI
25 65 (12.97%) Power Platform
26 64 (12.77%) Teradata
26 64 (12.77%) Microsoft
27 61 (12.18%) Banking

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 57 (11.38%) Apache Spark
2 19 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (3.19%) Apache
4 13 (2.59%) Apache Pig
5 12 (2.40%) SAS
6 7 (1.40%) WordPress
7 6 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.80%) Tornado
9 3 (0.60%) CMS
9 3 (0.60%) Ethereum
10 2 (0.40%) Headless CMS
11 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.20%) ArcSDE
11 1 (0.20%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.20%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) CATIA
5 2 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.40%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.20%) Marvel
6 1 (0.20%) Sketch
6 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.40%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.40%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.20%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 65 (12.97%) Power Platform
2 55 (10.98%) AWS
3 32 (6.39%) Azure
3 32 (6.39%) GCP
4 25 (4.99%) Google Analytics
5 14 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (2.79%) GitHub
6 13 (2.59%) Serverless
7 11 (2.20%) Amazon S3
8 10 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (1.20%) WeChat
10 4 (0.80%) AdWords
10 4 (0.80%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.60%) PaaS
11 3 (0.60%) Quay.io
11 3 (0.60%) SaaS
11 3 (0.60%) Trello
12 2 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.99%) Internet
2 6 (1.20%) HTTP
3 2 (0.40%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.40%) Firewall
3 2 (0.40%) Network Security
3 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.20%) DNS
4 1 (0.20%) DWDM
4 1 (0.20%) GPON
4 1 (0.20%) LAN
4 1 (0.20%) SMS
4 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (26.95%) Data Warehouse
2 120 (23.95%) Hadoop
3 118 (23.55%) Big Data
4 65 (12.97%) Power BI
5 46 (9.18%) SQL Server
6 35 (6.99%) Apache Hive
7 33 (6.59%) Data Lake
7 33 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (5.59%) Amazon Redshift
9 27 (5.39%) BigQuery
10 24 (4.79%) QlikView
10 24 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (4.39%) Data Mining
12 21 (4.19%) NoSQL
13 18 (3.59%) Relational Database
14 17 (3.39%) Looker
15 16 (3.19%) MongoDB
16 15 (2.99%) DataStage
17 13 (2.59%) Snowflake Schema
17 13 (2.59%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.99%) Cucumber
3 14 (2.79%) JIRA
4 13 (2.59%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 10 (2.00%) Vagrant
6 9 (1.80%) Eclipse RCP
6 9 (1.80%) Selenium
7 8 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.20%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (0.60%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.40%) git-flow
11 2 (0.40%) GitLab
11 2 (0.40%) JMeter
11 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.20%) Gatling
12 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
General
1 103 (20.56%) Finance
2 96 (19.16%) Retail
3 61 (12.18%) Banking
4 57 (11.38%) Marketing
5 41 (8.18%) Telecoms
6 28 (5.59%) Manufacturing
7 27 (5.39%) Public Sector
8 21 (4.19%) Electronics
9 18 (3.59%) Aerospace
10 12 (2.40%) Military
11 10 (2.00%) Automotive
12 9 (1.80%) Games
13 8 (1.60%) Back Office
13 8 (1.60%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.80%) Advertising
14 4 (0.80%) Legal
15 3 (0.60%) Local Government
16 2 (0.40%) Law
16 2 (0.40%) Publishing
17 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (18.36%) Developer
2 72 (14.37%) Analyst
3 68 (13.57%) Data Engineer
4 42 (8.38%) Software Engineer
5 34 (6.79%) Data Scientist
6 29 (5.79%) Analytics Manager
7 24 (4.79%) Data Analyst
8 23 (4.59%) Consultant
8 23 (4.59%) Senior Developer
8 23 (4.59%) Test Engineer
9 21 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 20 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 18 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 18 (3.59%) Business Manager
11 18 (3.59%) Senior Data Engineer
12 17 (3.39%) Architect
12 17 (3.39%) Insight Manager
12 17 (3.39%) Java Developer
13 15 (2.99%) Business Developer
13 15 (2.99%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.38%) HTML
2 31 (6.19%) CSS
3 27 (5.39%) AngularJS
3 27 (5.39%) React
4 25 (4.99%) Middleware
5 22 (4.39%) Web Services
6 21 (4.19%) XML
7 19 (3.79%) Node.js
8 16 (3.19%) HTML5
8 16 (3.19%) RESTful
8 16 (3.19%) Vue.js
9 13 (2.59%) J2EE
10 11 (2.20%) .NET
10 11 (2.20%) Apache NiFi
11 10 (2.00%) JSON
11 10 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
11 10 (2.00%) NumPy
12 9 (1.80%) CSS3
12 9 (1.80%) Django
12 9 (1.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 167 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (9.58%) Algorithms
3 38 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.99%) Data Structures
5 29 (5.79%) User Experience
6 23 (4.59%) Social Media
7 14 (2.79%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.00%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (0.80%) Clustering
12 4 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.60%) Blog
13 3 (0.60%) PMI
13 3 (0.60%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.58%) Linux
2 16 (3.19%) Windows
3 15 (2.99%) Unix
4 10 (2.00%) Ubuntu
5 9 (1.80%) Android
5 9 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (37.33%) Business Intelligence
3 140 (27.94%) Visualisation
4 128 (25.55%) Data Analytics
5 106 (21.16%) Machine Learning
6 100 (19.96%) Data Science
7 88 (17.56%) Decision-Making
8 81 (16.17%) Data Visualisation
9 76 (15.17%) ETL
10 72 (14.37%) Software Engineering
11 71 (14.17%) Data Analysis
12 68 (13.57%) Artificial Intelligence
13 59 (11.78%) Problem-Solving
14 58 (11.58%) Mentoring
15 55 (10.98%) Open Source
16 51 (10.18%) Mathematics
17 49 (9.78%) Data Modelling
17 49 (9.78%) Storytelling
18 47 (9.38%) Data Strategy
19 40 (7.98%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 169 (33.73%) SQL
2 160 (31.94%) Python
3 80 (15.97%) Java
4 73 (14.57%) R
5 58 (11.58%) C
6 55 (10.98%) JavaScript
7 34 (6.79%) Scala
8 32 (6.39%) C#
9 30 (5.99%) C++
10 20 (3.99%) HiveQL
11 13 (2.59%) Ruby
12 12 (2.40%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.20%) MATLAB
14 10 (2.00%) Go
14 10 (2.00%) VBA
15 9 (1.80%) Perl
15 9 (1.80%) PHP
16 8 (1.60%) Erlang
17 7 (1.40%) TypeScript
18 6 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (19.56%) Degree
2 66 (13.17%) Security Cleared
3 41 (8.18%) SC Cleared
4 31 (6.19%) DV Cleared
5 16 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.60%) HND
6 8 (1.60%) PhD
7 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.40%) ISEB
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.40%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CCNA
9 1 (0.20%) CCNP
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.60%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.00%) QA
3 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.60%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (6.99%) Docker
2 4 (0.80%) HDFS
3 3 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.40%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 21 (4.19%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.40%) Terraform
3 10 (2.00%) Graphite
4 5 (1.00%) Ansible
5 3 (0.60%) Kibana
5 3 (0.60%) logstash
5 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.60%) Prometheus
5 3 (0.60%) Puppet
6 2 (0.40%) Ambari
6 2 (0.40%) Chukwa
6 2 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 135 (26.95%) Tableau
2 64 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 64 (12.77%) Teradata
3 56 (11.18%) Google
4 43 (8.58%) Informatica
5 29 (5.79%) Oracle
6 23 (4.59%) SAP
7 18 (3.59%) Talend
8 15 (2.99%) Ab Initio
9 11 (2.20%) Cognos
10 10 (2.00%) Netezza
11 9 (1.80%) Twitter
12 8 (1.60%) Hortonworks
12 8 (1.60%) YouTube
13 7 (1.40%) Alteryx
14 6 (1.20%) Splunk
15 5 (1.00%) Cloudera
16 4 (0.80%) Apple
16 4 (0.80%) IBM
16 4 (0.80%) Pinterest