Period
to 20 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 109 86
Rank change year-on-year +28 -23 +70
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 393 312 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.90% 2.97% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.32% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 319 244 314
South West median annual salary £47,500 £49,875 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.83% +28.57%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,950 £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 8,978 9,396 10,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.09% 89.47% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7,371 7,788 8,697
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 £25,650
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,000
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 20 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 20 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 +19 137 £53,750 +19.44% 26
Gloucestershire +35 64 £47,500 -4.76% 4
Somerset +27 52 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Dorset +14 50 £42,501 -27.66% 5
Wiltshire +9 50 £40,000 - 2
Devon -5 30 £50,000 - 4
Cornwall -21 2 - - 6
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 157 (39.95%) SQL
2 142 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (30.53%) Python
4 118 (30.03%) Business Intelligence
5 106 (26.97%) Java
6 91 (23.16%) Data Analytics
7 77 (19.59%) JavaScript
8 71 (18.07%) Degree
8 71 (18.07%) Big Data
9 70 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
10 67 (17.05%) ETL
11 65 (16.54%) SQL Server
12 64 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 61 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
14 58 (14.76%) Tableau
14 58 (14.76%) Machine Learning
15 56 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
16 53 (13.49%) Power BI
17 52 (13.23%) Apache Spark
18 50 (12.72%) Visualisation
19 49 (12.47%) Finance
20 48 (12.21%) HTML
21 46 (11.70%) CSS
22 45 (11.45%) User Experience
23 44 (11.20%) Hadoop
24 43 (10.94%) Marketing
25 42 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 42 (10.69%) AngularJS
25 42 (10.69%) DevOps
26 41 (10.43%) Software Engineering

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 52 (13.23%) Apache Spark
2 32 (8.14%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (3.56%) Apache
3 14 (3.56%) Apache Pig
4 13 (3.31%) SAS
5 7 (1.78%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.53%) IIS
6 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.02%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.02%) CMS
8 3 (0.76%) nginx
8 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.51%) JBoss
9 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.25%) DNN
10 1 (0.25%) Drupal
10 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (8.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.04%) SPSS
3 6 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.53%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.76%) SPSS Modeler
5 2 (0.51%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 5 (1.27%) SAP Business One
4 4 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.76%) Maximo
6 1 (0.25%) Magento
6 1 (0.25%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.25%) Shopify
6 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 56 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (6.62%) Amazon Kinesis
4 25 (6.36%) Amazon EMR
5 22 (5.60%) GitHub
6 20 (5.09%) Google Analytics
7 13 (3.31%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (1.27%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.02%) SaaS
10 3 (0.76%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.76%) 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 22 (5.60%) Internet
2 17 (4.33%) Firewall
3 14 (3.56%) HTTP
4 11 (2.80%) DNS
5 7 (1.78%) VPN
6 4 (1.02%) FTP
7 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.25%) ICMP
8 1 (0.25%) MQTT
8 1 (0.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.07%) Big Data
2 70 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (16.54%) SQL Server
4 53 (13.49%) Power BI
5 44 (11.20%) Hadoop
6 42 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (10.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (8.65%) Amazon Redshift
9 32 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (6.11%) Amazon Athena
11 22 (5.60%) MongoDB
12 21 (5.34%) MySQL
12 21 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (5.09%) BigQuery
13 20 (5.09%) Relational Database
14 19 (4.83%) Apache Hive
15 16 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (4.07%) Data Lake
16 15 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (3.82%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 33 (8.40%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.09%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.56%) JIRA
4 10 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.04%) GitLab
5 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.04%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.78%) 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 (0.76%) Gradle
9 3 (0.76%) RStudio
9 3 (0.76%) webpack
10 2 (0.51%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 49 (12.47%) Finance
2 43 (10.94%) Marketing
3 22 (5.60%) Retail
4 15 (3.82%) Electronics
5 14 (3.56%) Advertising
6 13 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.80%) Back Office
8 9 (2.29%) Front Office
9 8 (2.04%) Legal
10 6 (1.53%) Automotive
10 6 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.27%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.76%) Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.51%) Games
13 2 (0.51%) Law
13 2 (0.51%) Publishing
14 1 (0.25%) Local Government
14 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 105 (26.72%) Developer
2 72 (18.32%) Analyst
3 34 (8.65%) Java Developer
4 31 (7.89%) Consultant
5 30 (7.63%) Data Analyst
6 26 (6.62%) Data Scientist
7 23 (5.85%) Data Engineer
7 23 (5.85%) Junior
8 19 (4.83%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 19 (4.83%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.33%) Software Engineer
10 16 (4.07%) Business Analyst
11 15 (3.82%) Senior Data Engineer
12 14 (3.56%) .NET Developer
12 14 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (3.56%) Technical Leader
13 13 (3.31%) Architect
13 13 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 13 (3.31%) Product Manager
13 13 (3.31%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.21%) HTML
2 46 (11.70%) CSS
3 42 (10.69%) AngularJS
4 41 (10.43%) jQuery
5 38 (9.67%) React
6 36 (9.16%) Node.js
7 31 (7.89%) Spring
8 29 (7.38%) MLlib
9 27 (6.87%) Hibernate
10 26 (6.62%) Web Services
11 23 (5.85%) .NET
11 23 (5.85%) HTML5
11 23 (5.85%) Pandas
11 23 (5.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (4.83%) CSS3
12 19 (4.83%) REST
13 17 (4.33%) Backbone.js
14 15 (3.82%) JSON
14 15 (3.82%) XML
15 14 (3.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (11.45%) User Experience
3 23 (5.85%) Clustering
4 22 (5.60%) Algorithms
5 15 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.56%) Internet of Things
7 12 (3.05%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.54%) Fintech
9 9 (2.29%) Derivative
9 9 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (2.29%) OTC Derivatives
9 9 (2.29%) Virtual Team
10 8 (2.04%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.04%) Social Media
11 7 (1.78%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.53%) CESG
12 6 (1.53%) CESG CLAS
13 4 (1.02%) Cyber Defence
14 3 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.12%) Linux
2 9 (2.29%) 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 (0.25%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (30.03%) Business Intelligence
3 91 (23.16%) Data Analytics
4 67 (17.05%) ETL
5 58 (14.76%) Machine Learning
6 50 (12.72%) Visualisation
7 42 (10.69%) DevOps
8 41 (10.43%) Data Management
8 41 (10.43%) Software Engineering
9 38 (9.67%) Mathematics
9 38 (9.67%) Test Automation
10 37 (9.41%) Data Modelling
11 35 (8.91%) Scrum
12 29 (7.38%) Continuous Delivery
12 29 (7.38%) Predictive Analytics
13 28 (7.12%) Migration
14 27 (6.87%) Data Analysis
14 27 (6.87%) Data Integration
15 26 (6.62%) Statistics
16 25 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 157 (39.95%) SQL
2 120 (30.53%) Python
3 106 (26.97%) Java
4 77 (19.59%) JavaScript
5 40 (10.18%) R
6 36 (9.16%) Scala
7 32 (8.14%) C#
8 25 (6.36%) T-SQL
9 19 (4.83%) C
10 16 (4.07%) Perl
11 15 (3.82%) C++
12 13 (3.31%) PHP
13 12 (3.05%) Ruby
14 11 (2.80%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.78%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.53%) VBA
17 5 (1.27%) ES6
17 5 (1.27%) Shell Script
18 4 (1.02%) MATLAB
18 4 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (18.07%) Degree
2 32 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 23 (5.85%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.33%) Numerate Degree
4 17 (4.33%) PhD
5 14 (3.56%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.78%) CISSP
6 7 (1.78%) 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
7 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.76%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.76%) MCPD
9 1 (0.25%) CISA
9 1 (0.25%) CISM
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.60%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.54%) QA
3 7 (1.78%) 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 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (6.62%) Docker
2 7 (1.78%) HDFS
3 6 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.02%) Snort
6 2 (0.51%) KVM
6 2 (0.51%) Xen
7 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.25%) Corosync
7 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (3.82%) Puppet
2 13 (3.31%) Ansible
3 8 (2.04%) 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 (0.76%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.51%) Ganeti
6 2 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.51%) Marathon
6 2 (0.51%) Mesos
7 1 (0.25%) Linux-HA
7 1 (0.25%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.25%) Salt
7 1 (0.25%) Simian Army
Vendors
1 64 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 58 (14.76%) Tableau
3 37 (9.41%) Google
4 18 (4.58%) Oracle
5 12 (3.05%) SAP
6 11 (2.80%) Cognos
7 10 (2.54%) Atlassian
7 10 (2.54%) IBM
8 5 (1.27%) VMware
9 4 (1.02%) ArcSight
9 4 (1.02%) Capita
9 4 (1.02%) LogLogic
9 4 (1.02%) Sourcefire
9 4 (1.02%) Symantec
9 4 (1.02%) Trend Micro
9 4 (1.02%) Twitter
9 4 (1.02%) Zend
10 2 (0.51%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.51%) IDERA
10 2 (0.51%) Talend