Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 116 90
Rank change year-on-year +27 -26 +70
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 372 293 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.50% 2.87% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 3.14% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 306 243 325
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +34.33%
10th Percentile £28,875 £30,005 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,300
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 9,628 9,325 10,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.62% 91.23% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7,906 7,644 8,597
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,179 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +21 151 £50,000 +12.99% 24
Gloucestershire +43 67 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Somerset +8 51 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Dorset -5 45 £43,000 +7.50% 16
Wiltshire -5 39 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Cornwall -20 9 - - 5
Devon -18 5 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 165 (44.35%) SQL
2 145 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (33.87%) Business Intelligence
4 118 (31.72%) Data Analytics
5 116 (31.18%) Python
6 111 (29.84%) Java
7 82 (22.04%) Microsoft
8 81 (21.77%) Artificial Intelligence
9 76 (20.43%) ETL
9 76 (20.43%) Amazon AWS
9 76 (20.43%) Power BI
10 70 (18.82%) Machine Learning
10 70 (18.82%) Big Data
11 68 (18.28%) Tableau
12 66 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
13 65 (17.47%) SQL Server
14 64 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
15 63 (16.94%) Visualisation
16 60 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
17 57 (15.32%) Software Engineering
18 54 (14.52%) Degree
19 53 (14.25%) Scala
19 53 (14.25%) JavaScript
20 52 (13.98%) Apache Spark
21 51 (13.71%) DevOps
21 51 (13.71%) Data Science
22 50 (13.44%) Hadoop
23 47 (12.63%) Data Visualisation
23 47 (12.63%) Marketing
23 47 (12.63%) Finance

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 (13.98%) Apache Spark
2 42 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (6.99%) Apache Pig
4 22 (5.91%) SAS
5 11 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.08%) Apache
7 4 (1.08%) CMS
8 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.54%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) Confluence
10 1 (0.27%) DNN
10 1 (0.27%) Drupal
10 1 (0.27%) IIS
10 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.96%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.69%) SPSS
4 9 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.81%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 14 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.69%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.81%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 3 (0.81%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.54%) FastStats
4 2 (0.54%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.27%) Magento
5 1 (0.27%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 76 (20.43%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (10.22%) Amazon EMR
4 37 (9.95%) Amazon Kinesis
5 28 (7.53%) GitHub
6 17 (4.57%) Google Analytics
6 17 (4.57%) Office 365
7 15 (4.03%) Azure Data Factory
8 11 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (2.15%) AdWords
9 8 (2.15%) Google Tag Manager
9 8 (2.15%) SaaS
10 5 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (1.34%) Serverless
11 4 (1.08%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 4 (1.08%) PaaS
12 3 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.81%) Azure Machine Learning
12 3 (0.81%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.96%) Internet
2 9 (2.42%) Firewall
3 8 (2.15%) 5G
4 7 (1.88%) DNS
4 7 (1.88%) VPN
5 5 (1.34%) HTTP
6 2 (0.54%) SMS
6 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.27%) FTP
7 1 (0.27%) MQTT
7 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (20.43%) Power BI
2 70 (18.82%) Big Data
3 65 (17.47%) SQL Server
4 60 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (13.44%) Hadoop
6 43 (11.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (11.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (11.02%) Amazon Redshift
8 38 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (9.68%) Amazon Athena
10 32 (8.60%) BigQuery
11 28 (7.53%) Spotfire
11 28 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (7.26%) Apache Hive
13 25 (6.72%) Impala
13 25 (6.72%) Presto
14 22 (5.91%) MongoDB
15 19 (5.11%) Data Lake
16 18 (4.84%) Relational Database
17 17 (4.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (8.06%) JIRA
2 24 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 8 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (1.88%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.34%) Selenium
8 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.54%) ERwin
8 2 (0.54%) GitLab
8 2 (0.54%) Hudson
8 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.27%) git-flow
9 1 (0.27%) Grunt
9 1 (0.27%) RStudio
9 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.27%) webpack
9 1 (0.27%) WiX
General
1 47 (12.63%) Finance
1 47 (12.63%) Marketing
2 25 (6.72%) Electronics
3 22 (5.91%) Advertising
4 20 (5.38%) Retail
5 18 (4.84%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.69%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.61%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.61%) Automotive
7 6 (1.61%) Legal
8 4 (1.08%) Banking
9 3 (0.81%) Back Office
10 2 (0.54%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.54%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (20.43%) Developer
2 66 (17.74%) Analyst
3 33 (8.87%) Data Engineer
4 27 (7.26%) Consultant
4 27 (7.26%) Java Developer
5 26 (6.99%) Senior Data Engineer
6 25 (6.72%) Software Engineer
7 24 (6.45%) Data Scientist
8 23 (6.18%) Data Analyst
9 22 (5.91%) AWS Engineer
9 22 (5.91%) Hadoop Engineer
9 22 (5.91%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
10 16 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 16 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 15 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
12 14 (3.76%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.76%) Technical Leader
13 13 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 12 (3.23%) Junior
14 12 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.75%) HTML
2 38 (10.22%) CSS
2 38 (10.22%) jQuery
3 35 (9.41%) Pandas
4 34 (9.14%) MLlib
5 27 (7.26%) AngularJS
5 27 (7.26%) React
6 25 (6.72%) Spring
7 24 (6.45%) Hibernate
7 24 (6.45%) Node.js
8 22 (5.91%) HTML5
8 22 (5.91%) Web Services
9 20 (5.38%) CSS3
10 19 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (4.57%) .NET
11 17 (4.57%) REST
12 15 (4.03%) Backbone.js
13 12 (3.23%) SOAP
14 11 (2.96%) Kafka
15 8 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (11.02%) User Experience
3 35 (9.41%) Clustering
4 18 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (4.57%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.03%) Social Media
7 14 (3.76%) Algorithms
7 14 (3.76%) Internet of Things
8 11 (2.96%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.42%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.15%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.88%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.34%) Blog
12 5 (1.34%) Fintech
13 3 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.81%) Robotics
14 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.33%) Linux
2 13 (3.49%) Unix
3 4 (1.08%) Windows
4 2 (0.54%) Android
4 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Fedora
5 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (33.87%) Business Intelligence
3 118 (31.72%) Data Analytics
4 81 (21.77%) Artificial Intelligence
5 76 (20.43%) ETL
6 70 (18.82%) Machine Learning
7 63 (16.94%) Visualisation
8 57 (15.32%) Software Engineering
9 51 (13.71%) Data Science
9 51 (13.71%) DevOps
10 47 (12.63%) Data Visualisation
11 45 (12.10%) Scrum
12 42 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (11.02%) Predictive Analytics
14 36 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
14 36 (9.68%) Data Analysis
14 36 (9.68%) MapReduce
15 32 (8.60%) Coaching
16 29 (7.80%) Open Source
17 26 (6.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 165 (44.35%) SQL
2 116 (31.18%) Python
3 111 (29.84%) Java
4 53 (14.25%) JavaScript
4 53 (14.25%) Scala
5 46 (12.37%) C#
6 39 (10.48%) R
7 33 (8.87%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.65%) C++
9 17 (4.57%) C
10 14 (3.76%) Perl
11 12 (3.23%) Ruby
12 11 (2.96%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.42%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.15%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.61%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.61%) PHP
16 4 (1.08%) VBA
17 3 (0.81%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.81%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (14.52%) Degree
2 17 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.76%) PhD
4 12 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.69%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.42%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (2.42%) Postgraduate
7 8 (2.15%) AWS Certification
7 8 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.88%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.54%) CISSP
10 2 (0.54%) ISEB
10 2 (0.54%) MCSD
11 1 (0.27%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.27%) CISA
11 1 (0.27%) CISM
11 1 (0.27%) HND
11 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.80%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.88%) QA
3 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.54%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) GCP
5 1 (0.27%) GPG13
5 1 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.27%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) RMADS
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (8.06%) Docker
2 8 (2.15%) HDFS
3 6 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.27%) Snort
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.96%) Ansible
1 11 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (2.96%) Puppet
2 9 (2.42%) Terraform
3 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.27%) Ambari
4 1 (0.27%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.27%) Mesos
4 1 (0.27%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.27%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.27%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Salt
4 1 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) SCSM
4 1 (0.27%) Simian Army
4 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 82 (22.04%) Microsoft
2 68 (18.28%) Tableau
3 34 (9.14%) Google
4 24 (6.45%) Atlassian
5 23 (6.18%) Oracle
6 15 (4.03%) SAP
7 11 (2.96%) Cognos
7 11 (2.96%) Twitter
8 10 (2.69%) IBM
9 8 (2.15%) DoubleClick
10 6 (1.61%) Facebook
10 6 (1.61%) Kenshoo
10 6 (1.61%) Marin
11 4 (1.08%) Capita
12 2 (0.54%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.54%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.54%) Pega
12 2 (0.54%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.54%) webMethods
13 1 (0.27%) Alteryx