Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 50 94
Rank change year-on-year +8 +44 +19
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 330 578 358
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 5.95% 5.88% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 6.41% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 294 423 310
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 5,047 9,024 9,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.94% 91.74% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,069 7,020 8,166
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytics in the South West.

Salary trend for Analytics in the South West

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics in the South West over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 2020. 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 +15 136 £45,000 - 10
Gloucestershire -7 74 £45,000 -16.28%
Somerset -5 43 £39,535 -16.77% 2
Wiltshire +8 38 £34,000 -44.84% 5
Dorset +20 24 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Devon +13 13 £45,000 +20.00%
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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.

1 136 (41.21%) SQL
2 110 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 106 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (26.36%) Data Analytics
5 86 (26.06%) Degree
6 85 (25.76%) Python
7 72 (21.82%) Big Data
7 72 (21.82%) Machine Learning
8 68 (20.61%) Data Science
9 66 (20.00%) Visualisation
10 65 (19.70%) Data Analysis
11 61 (18.48%) Finance
11 61 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
12 57 (17.27%) Power Platform
12 57 (17.27%) Power BI
13 56 (16.97%) JavaScript
14 53 (16.06%) Microsoft
15 52 (15.76%) Software Engineering
16 51 (15.45%) Marketing
17 50 (15.15%) C
18 49 (14.85%) Tableau
19 47 (14.24%) Cybersecurity
19 47 (14.24%) Docker
19 47 (14.24%) Azure
20 46 (13.94%) Data Visualisation
20 46 (13.94%) Java
21 45 (13.64%) C#
22 42 (12.73%) User Experience
23 41 (12.42%) Security Cleared
24 39 (11.82%) Artificial Intelligence

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 20 (6.06%) Apache Spark
2 16 (4.85%) SAS
3 11 (3.33%) ArcGIS
4 6 (1.82%) Apache
5 4 (1.21%) Confluence
5 4 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.61%) IIS
6 2 (0.61%) Tornado
7 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.30%) Pachyderm
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.64%) SPSS
3 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.52%) Sketch
4 3 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.91%) InVision
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Raiser's Edge
2 1 (0.30%) Primavera
2 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 57 (17.27%) Power Platform
2 47 (14.24%) Azure
3 36 (10.91%) SaaS
4 33 (10.00%) AWS
5 21 (6.36%) Google Analytics
6 14 (4.24%) IaaS
6 14 (4.24%) PaaS
7 7 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.12%) Office 365
8 6 (1.82%) GCP
9 5 (1.52%) GitHub
10 4 (1.21%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (1.21%) PowerApps
10 4 (1.21%) Serverless
11 2 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.61%) Azure Functions
11 2 (0.61%) Data Lake Analytics
11 2 (0.61%) Logic Apps
12 1 (0.30%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.27%) Internet
2 5 (1.52%) Firewall
3 4 (1.21%) 802.11
3 4 (1.21%) BGP
3 4 (1.21%) HSRP
3 4 (1.21%) IPsec
3 4 (1.21%) OSPF
3 4 (1.21%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.21%) VPN
4 3 (0.91%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) HTTP
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (21.82%) Big Data
2 57 (17.27%) Power BI
3 34 (10.30%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (10.30%) SQL Server
4 26 (7.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (7.27%) Hadoop
6 23 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (6.06%) GIS
8 15 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (3.64%) Data Lake
9 12 (3.64%) QlikView
10 11 (3.33%) SQL Server 2017
11 10 (3.03%) Apache Hive
12 9 (2.73%) Relational Database
13 8 (2.42%) HBase
13 8 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (2.12%) KNIME
14 7 (2.12%) MongoDB
15 6 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (6.06%) Cucumber
2 13 (3.94%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.73%) Selenium
4 8 (2.42%) Protractor
4 8 (2.42%) SpecFlow
5 7 (2.12%) webpack
6 6 (1.82%) JIRA
7 5 (1.52%) Axure RP
8 4 (1.21%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.21%) Eclipse RCP
9 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.61%) GitLab
10 2 (0.61%) Grunt
10 2 (0.61%) gulp
10 2 (0.61%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.30%) IBM UrbanCode
11 1 (0.30%) Maven
11 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (18.48%) Finance
2 51 (15.45%) Marketing
3 23 (6.97%) Public Sector
4 21 (6.36%) Retail
5 15 (4.55%) Aerospace
5 15 (4.55%) Law
6 14 (4.24%) Legal
7 10 (3.03%) Back Office
8 8 (2.42%) Military
9 6 (1.82%) Banking
9 6 (1.82%) Police
10 5 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.21%) Automotive
11 4 (1.21%) Local Government
12 3 (0.91%) Games
12 3 (0.91%) German Language
13 2 (0.61%) Advertising
14 1 (0.30%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (21.21%) Analyst
2 68 (20.61%) Developer
3 32 (9.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 28 (8.48%) Data Engineer
5 24 (7.27%) Architect
5 24 (7.27%) Consultant
6 22 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 20 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 18 (5.45%) Data Scientist
9 17 (5.15%) Data Analyst
10 16 (4.85%) Python Engineer
11 15 (4.55%) Business Analyst
11 15 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
11 15 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (4.24%) Cloud Architect
12 14 (4.24%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 10 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 10 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
15 8 (2.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.39%) HTML
2 25 (7.58%) .NET
3 23 (6.97%) CSS
4 16 (4.85%) AngularJS
4 16 (4.85%) React
4 16 (4.85%) REST
5 15 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
5 15 (4.55%) Web Services
6 14 (4.24%) HTML5
7 11 (3.33%) Anaconda
7 11 (3.33%) CSS3
8 10 (3.03%) Shiny
9 9 (2.73%) .NET Framework
10 8 (2.42%) Node.js
11 7 (2.12%) SOAP
12 6 (1.82%) XML
13 5 (1.52%) Django
13 5 (1.52%) Flask
13 5 (1.52%) Middleware
13 5 (1.52%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 61 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (12.73%) User Experience
3 35 (10.61%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 20 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.94%) Cyberattack
6 13 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
7 11 (3.33%) Cloud Native
7 11 (3.33%) Linked Data
7 11 (3.33%) PKI
7 11 (3.33%) Semantic Web
8 10 (3.03%) Social Media
9 9 (2.73%) Driving Licence
10 7 (2.12%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (1.21%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.91%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.45%) Linux
2 15 (4.55%) Windows
3 6 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.21%) Unix
5 3 (0.91%) Android
5 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 106 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (26.36%) Data Analytics
4 72 (21.82%) Machine Learning
5 68 (20.61%) Data Science
6 66 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 65 (19.70%) Data Analysis
8 52 (15.76%) Software Engineering
9 47 (14.24%) Cybersecurity
10 46 (13.94%) Data Visualisation
11 39 (11.82%) Artificial Intelligence
11 39 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
12 37 (11.21%) Mathematics
13 34 (10.30%) Security Architecture
14 33 (10.00%) ETL
14 33 (10.00%) Project Delivery
15 32 (9.70%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (8.79%) OO
16 29 (8.79%) Project Management
16 29 (8.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 136 (41.21%) SQL
2 85 (25.76%) Python
3 56 (16.97%) JavaScript
4 50 (15.15%) C
5 46 (13.94%) Java
6 45 (13.64%) C#
7 35 (10.61%) R
8 26 (7.88%) C++
9 19 (5.76%) TypeScript
10 14 (4.24%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.03%) Scala
12 9 (2.73%) Ruby
13 7 (2.12%) Perl
13 7 (2.12%) VBA
14 5 (1.52%) PHP
14 5 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 2 (0.61%) ES6
16 2 (0.61%) ES7
16 2 (0.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 86 (26.06%) Degree
2 41 (12.42%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.97%) SC Cleared
4 21 (6.36%) DV Cleared
5 14 (4.24%) ISEB
6 7 (2.12%) CBAP
6 7 (2.12%) CISSP
6 7 (2.12%) IIBA
6 7 (2.12%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (1.82%) HND
8 5 (1.52%) CCNA
8 5 (1.52%) CCNP
8 5 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.52%) CISM
8 5 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.52%) DBS Check
8 5 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (1.21%) CRISC
10 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.55%) NCSC
2 13 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.33%) NIST
3 11 (3.33%) NIST 800
4 8 (2.42%) Data Quality
5 7 (2.12%) QA
6 3 (0.91%) SLA
7 2 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.61%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.30%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 47 (14.24%) Docker
2 11 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) Firmware
4 1 (0.30%) HDFS
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (4.85%) Terraform
2 3 (0.91%) Ansible
2 3 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.91%) Nagios
2 3 (0.91%) Puppet
3 2 (0.61%) Kibana
4 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 49 (14.85%) Tableau
3 38 (11.52%) Google
4 14 (4.24%) Teradata
5 9 (2.73%) Informatica
6 8 (2.42%) Splunk
7 7 (2.12%) Capita
8 6 (1.82%) Apple
8 6 (1.82%) Oracle
9 5 (1.52%) IBM
9 5 (1.52%) Progress
10 4 (1.21%) SAP
10 4 (1.21%) VMware
11 3 (0.91%) Adobe
12 2 (0.61%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.61%) Cisco
12 2 (0.61%) IFS
12 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.61%) SnapLogic
12 2 (0.61%) Talend