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

Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 112 90
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22 +70
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 377 307 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.49% 2.93% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 3.20% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 310 251 303
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +18.75%
10th Percentile £29,850 £29,750 £31,050
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £90,000
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 9,832 9,593 9,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.03% 91.54% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8,091 7,912 8,260
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
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 18 July 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 July 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 +14 143 £47,500 -7.32% 29
Gloucestershire +36 79 £56,250 +12.50% 15
Somerset +5 47 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Wiltshire -5 43 £45,000 +9.76% 4
Dorset -1 37 £37,500 +13.64% 8
Cornwall +9 15 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Devon +8 10 £70,000 +33.33% 4
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 130 (34.48%) Data Analytics
2 127 (33.69%) SQL
3 121 (32.10%) Business Intelligence
4 116 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (26.53%) Python
6 74 (19.63%) Power BI
7 73 (19.36%) Machine Learning
8 72 (19.10%) Visualisation
9 68 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
10 67 (17.77%) Degree
11 64 (16.98%) Java
12 63 (16.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 62 (16.45%) Tableau
14 61 (16.18%) Finance
15 60 (15.92%) Artificial Intelligence
16 58 (15.38%) Big Data
17 57 (15.12%) Microsoft
18 56 (14.85%) SQL Server
18 56 (14.85%) ETL
18 56 (14.85%) Marketing
19 54 (14.32%) Google
19 54 (14.32%) Data Science
20 52 (13.79%) Software Engineering
21 51 (13.53%) Problem-Solving
22 49 (13.00%) Amazon AWS
23 42 (11.14%) Data Visualisation
23 42 (11.14%) Google Analytics
24 40 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 40 (10.61%) Data Analysis
24 40 (10.61%) Scrum

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 34 (9.02%) Apache Spark
2 30 (7.96%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (5.84%) SAS
4 21 (5.57%) Apache Pig
5 13 (3.45%) CMS
6 9 (2.39%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.33%) Apache
10 3 (0.80%) WordPress
11 2 (0.53%) Confluence
12 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (5.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.71%) Photoshop
3 13 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (2.65%) SPSS
5 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.27%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 10 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.80%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.53%) FastStats
3 2 (0.53%) FastStats PeopleStage
4 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.27%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 63 (16.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (13.00%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (11.14%) Google Analytics
4 17 (4.51%) Amazon EMR
4 17 (4.51%) Amazon Kinesis
4 17 (4.51%) Office 365
5 16 (4.24%) GitHub
6 14 (3.71%) AdWords
7 13 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (2.92%) Google Tag Manager
9 8 (2.12%) SaaS
10 7 (1.86%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (1.86%) PaaS
11 5 (1.33%) IaaS
12 4 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.06%) Serverless
13 3 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.53%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.65%) 5G
2 8 (2.12%) Internet
3 3 (0.80%) Firewall
3 3 (0.80%) VPN
4 2 (0.53%) HTTP
4 2 (0.53%) SMS
4 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) Skype
5 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (19.63%) Power BI
2 58 (15.38%) Big Data
3 56 (14.85%) SQL Server
4 40 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (10.08%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (8.22%) Hadoop
8 27 (7.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (6.63%) Amazon Redshift
10 23 (6.10%) Apache Hive
10 23 (6.10%) Spotfire
11 22 (5.84%) QlikView
11 22 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (5.57%) Presto
13 16 (4.24%) Amazon Athena
13 16 (4.24%) BigQuery
13 16 (4.24%) Impala
14 14 (3.71%) MySQL
15 13 (3.45%) Data Mining
15 13 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (8.49%) JIRA
2 21 (5.57%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.92%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.39%) Subversion
5 8 (2.12%) Maven
6 7 (1.86%) Selenium
7 6 (1.59%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.53%) ERwin
10 2 (0.53%) git-flow
10 2 (0.53%) GitLab
11 1 (0.27%) ER Studio
11 1 (0.27%) Grunt
11 1 (0.27%) JMeter
11 1 (0.27%) RStudio
11 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.27%) WiX
General
1 61 (16.18%) Finance
2 56 (14.85%) Marketing
3 25 (6.63%) Advertising
4 24 (6.37%) Electronics
5 21 (5.57%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.98%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.98%) Retail
7 10 (2.65%) Law
8 4 (1.06%) Banking
8 4 (1.06%) Legal
9 3 (0.80%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.53%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (17.77%) Analyst
2 60 (15.92%) Developer
3 29 (7.69%) Data Scientist
3 29 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 25 (6.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 24 (6.37%) Data Engineer
6 19 (5.04%) Data Analyst
7 18 (4.77%) Marketing Manager
8 16 (4.24%) Architect
8 16 (4.24%) AWS Engineer
8 16 (4.24%) C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (4.24%) Hadoop Engineer
8 16 (4.24%) Senior Data Engineer
8 16 (4.24%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
9 15 (3.98%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 14 (3.71%) Consultant
10 14 (3.71%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (3.45%) Analytics Manager
11 13 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
11 13 (3.45%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.16%) HTML
2 26 (6.90%) CSS
3 21 (5.57%) Web Services
4 18 (4.77%) .NET
5 16 (4.24%) MLlib
5 16 (4.24%) Pandas
6 15 (3.98%) HTML5
7 12 (3.18%) REST
7 12 (3.18%) SOAP
7 12 (3.18%) XML
8 11 (2.92%) AngularJS
8 11 (2.92%) Node.js
9 8 (2.12%) React
9 8 (2.12%) Sass
10 7 (1.86%) CSS3
10 7 (1.86%) jQuery
10 7 (1.86%) JSON
11 6 (1.59%) Middleware
11 6 (1.59%) RESTful
12 5 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.43%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.43%) Social Media
2 28 (7.43%) User Experience
3 22 (5.84%) Algorithms
4 21 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (4.24%) Clustering
6 12 (3.18%) Fintech
7 9 (2.39%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.39%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.12%) Blog
8 8 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.59%) Marketing Technology
10 5 (1.33%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.80%) CUDA
12 3 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.80%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.02%) Linux
2 13 (3.45%) Unix
3 12 (3.18%) Windows
4 3 (0.80%) Android
4 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Fedora
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (34.48%) Data Analytics
2 121 (32.10%) Business Intelligence
3 116 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (19.36%) Machine Learning
5 72 (19.10%) Visualisation
6 60 (15.92%) Artificial Intelligence
7 56 (14.85%) ETL
8 54 (14.32%) Data Science
9 52 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 51 (13.53%) Problem-Solving
11 42 (11.14%) Data Visualisation
12 40 (10.61%) Data Analysis
12 40 (10.61%) Scrum
13 38 (10.08%) DevOps
14 33 (8.75%) Mathematics
15 32 (8.49%) Digital Marketing
16 30 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (7.69%) Statistics
18 26 (6.90%) Project Management
19 25 (6.63%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 127 (33.69%) SQL
2 100 (26.53%) Python
3 64 (16.98%) Java
4 40 (10.61%) C++
5 38 (10.08%) R
6 37 (9.81%) C#
7 35 (9.28%) C
8 25 (6.63%) T-SQL
9 24 (6.37%) Scala
10 20 (5.31%) JavaScript
11 11 (2.92%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.12%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.86%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.86%) Ruby
13 7 (1.86%) VBA
14 5 (1.33%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.06%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.06%) Perl
15 4 (1.06%) VB
16 3 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (17.77%) Degree
2 27 (7.16%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.77%) DV Cleared
4 17 (4.51%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.45%) PhD
6 10 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.39%) Postgraduate
8 8 (2.12%) AWS Certification
8 8 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.12%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.53%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.53%) MCSD
11 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.49%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.33%) GDPR
3 4 (1.06%) QA
4 2 (0.53%) GCP
4 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (5.57%) Docker
2 5 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) HDFS
3 2 (0.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (1.06%) Ansible
1 4 (1.06%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.80%) Mesos
2 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.80%) Plesk
2 3 (0.80%) Puppet
3 2 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (0.53%) Terraform
4 1 (0.27%) Ambari
4 1 (0.27%) Kibana
4 1 (0.27%) Salt
4 1 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) SCSM
4 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (16.45%) Tableau
2 57 (15.12%) Microsoft
3 54 (14.32%) Google
4 19 (5.04%) Atlassian
5 18 (4.77%) Oracle
6 14 (3.71%) SAP
7 13 (3.45%) Adobe
7 13 (3.45%) DoubleClick
7 13 (3.45%) Facebook
8 12 (3.18%) Cognos
8 12 (3.18%) Twitter
9 11 (2.92%) Kenshoo
9 11 (2.92%) Marin
10 8 (2.12%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.86%) Capita
12 3 (0.80%) IBM
12 3 (0.80%) Informatica
13 2 (0.53%) Alteryx
13 2 (0.53%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.53%) Hortonworks