Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 83 112
Rank change year-on-year +30 +29 -17
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 522 412 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.21% 4.02% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 4.41% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 371 332 238
South West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,775
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 9,287 9,352 9,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.64% 91.32% 91.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7,363 7,679 8,193
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +17 160 £45,000 -18.18% 21
Gloucestershire +34 103 £60,000 +26.32% 12
Somerset +31 95 £62,500 +38.89% 12
Wiltshire +19 89 £62,138 +60.36% 5
Devon +6 34 £37,500 -14.77% 7
Dorset -17 22 £38,000 -10.59% 12
Cornwall +14 5 £21,500 - 1
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 156 (29.89%) Data Analytics
2 140 (26.82%) Python
3 131 (25.10%) Business Intelligence
4 124 (23.75%) SQL
5 119 (22.80%) Google
6 111 (21.26%) Machine Learning
7 104 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
8 102 (19.54%) Degree
9 94 (18.01%) Data Science
10 86 (16.48%) Mentoring
10 86 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
11 85 (16.28%) Visualisation
12 82 (15.71%) Finance
13 81 (15.52%) R
14 80 (15.33%) Marketing
15 74 (14.18%) Big Data
16 70 (13.41%) Java
17 69 (13.22%) Android
18 68 (13.03%) Coaching
19 66 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
20 64 (12.26%) Retrofit
20 64 (12.26%) Conversational UI
20 64 (12.26%) Google Play
20 64 (12.26%) Chatbot
20 64 (12.26%) RxJava
20 64 (12.26%) MVVM
21 59 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
22 57 (10.92%) Software Engineering
22 57 (10.92%) Statistics
23 51 (9.77%) Mathematics

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 31 (5.94%) Apache Spark
2 26 (4.98%) SAS
3 14 (2.68%) Apache
4 9 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.53%) Apache Pig
5 8 (1.53%) CMS
6 5 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.38%) nginx
8 2 (0.38%) WordPress
9 1 (0.19%) Drupal
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 64 (12.26%) Chatbot
2 16 (3.07%) SPSS
3 13 (2.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (2.30%) Photoshop
5 10 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.38%) InDesign
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.26%) Google Play
2 49 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (6.32%) Google Analytics
5 18 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (3.26%) PaaS
7 15 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (2.87%) IaaS
8 14 (2.68%) AdWords
9 13 (2.49%) Serverless
10 11 (2.11%) Azure Functions
11 7 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (1.34%) SaaS
12 5 (0.96%) Office 365
13 2 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
13 2 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.19%) Boomi
14 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.92%) HTTP
2 3 (0.57%) Internet
2 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.19%) CTI
3 1 (0.19%) DHCP
3 1 (0.19%) DNS
3 1 (0.19%) ICMP
3 1 (0.19%) Network Security
3 1 (0.19%) SMS
3 1 (0.19%) VLAN
3 1 (0.19%) VoIP
3 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (14.18%) Big Data
2 59 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (8.62%) Power BI
4 29 (5.56%) Data Lake
5 28 (5.36%) Hadoop
5 28 (5.36%) QlikView
6 26 (4.98%) Spotfire
7 25 (4.79%) Apache Hive
7 25 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (4.02%) DataStage
9 20 (3.83%) SQL Server
10 19 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (3.07%) NoSQL
12 14 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (1.92%) Data Mining
14 10 (1.92%) Relational Database
15 8 (1.53%) Neo4j
15 8 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (1.34%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 30 (5.75%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.26%) Eclipse
3 12 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.11%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (1.92%) Eclipse RCP
6 9 (1.72%) Maven
6 9 (1.72%) Subversion
7 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.96%) GitLab
8 5 (0.96%) JIRA
9 4 (0.77%) ERwin
9 4 (0.77%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.57%) Selenium
11 2 (0.38%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.19%) Moq
12 1 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
General
1 82 (15.71%) Finance
2 80 (15.33%) Marketing
3 38 (7.28%) Retail
4 28 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 23 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 21 (4.02%) Electronics
7 17 (3.26%) Law
8 16 (3.07%) Advertising
9 15 (2.87%) Banking
10 7 (1.34%) Local Government
11 3 (0.57%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (14.75%) Developer
2 67 (12.84%) Analyst
3 64 (12.26%) Android Engineer
4 59 (11.30%) Data Scientist
5 40 (7.66%) Architect
6 31 (5.94%) Senior Developer
6 31 (5.94%) Software Engineer
7 25 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (4.60%) Data Engineer
8 24 (4.60%) Java Developer
9 22 (4.21%) Senior Data Scientist
10 20 (3.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 20 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (3.26%) Consultant
12 16 (3.07%) Software Developer
13 15 (2.87%) Data Analyst
14 14 (2.68%) Analytics Manager
14 14 (2.68%) Cloud Architect
15 13 (2.49%) Azure Architect
15 13 (2.49%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (12.26%) Retrofit
1 64 (12.26%) RxJava
2 31 (5.94%) HTML
3 24 (4.60%) CSS
4 21 (4.02%) Spring
5 19 (3.64%) Middleware
6 18 (3.45%) JSON
6 18 (3.45%) Web Services
7 17 (3.26%) AngularJS
8 14 (2.68%) Java EE
8 14 (2.68%) Node.js
8 14 (2.68%) XML
9 13 (2.49%) Hibernate
10 10 (1.92%) JSP
11 9 (1.72%) .NET
11 9 (1.72%) HTML5
11 9 (1.72%) J2EE
12 8 (1.53%) Django
13 7 (1.34%) React
14 6 (1.15%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 86 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.81%) Algorithms
3 29 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.98%) Social Media
5 18 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (3.07%) User Experience
7 15 (2.87%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.30%) Social Network
9 10 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.72%) Industry 4.0
11 8 (1.53%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.34%) Cybercrime
13 6 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
15 4 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.77%) Driving Licence
15 4 (0.77%) Marketing Technology
16 3 (0.57%) Data Centre
17 2 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.22%) Android
2 30 (5.75%) Linux
3 20 (3.83%) Windows
4 11 (2.11%) Unix
5 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.77%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.38%) Debian
8 1 (0.19%) CentOS
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (29.89%) Data Analytics
2 131 (25.10%) Business Intelligence
3 111 (21.26%) Machine Learning
4 104 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (18.01%) Data Science
6 86 (16.48%) Mentoring
7 85 (16.28%) Visualisation
8 68 (13.03%) Coaching
9 66 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
10 64 (12.26%) Conversational UI
10 64 (12.26%) MVVM
11 57 (10.92%) Software Engineering
11 57 (10.92%) Statistics
12 51 (9.77%) Mathematics
13 49 (9.39%) Data Analysis
14 47 (9.00%) Artificial Intelligence
15 46 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
16 45 (8.62%) Line Management
17 43 (8.24%) ETL
18 37 (7.09%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 140 (26.82%) Python
2 124 (23.75%) SQL
3 81 (15.52%) R
4 70 (13.41%) Java
5 44 (8.43%) C++
6 43 (8.24%) C
7 41 (7.85%) JavaScript
8 31 (5.94%) C#
9 25 (4.79%) PowerShell
10 19 (3.64%) Scala
11 13 (2.49%) Erlang
12 11 (2.11%) Go
12 11 (2.11%) Ruby
13 9 (1.72%) Perl
14 6 (1.15%) PHP
14 6 (1.15%) VBA
15 5 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.96%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.96%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.77%) Cypher
Qualifications
1 102 (19.54%) Degree
2 47 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 39 (7.47%) DV Cleared
4 37 (7.09%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.07%) PhD
6 9 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.53%) MCSA
7 8 (1.53%) MCSE
7 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.96%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.38%) ISEB
9 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.19%) CCNA
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.94%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.34%) GDPR
2 7 (1.34%) QA
3 2 (0.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (2.11%) Active Directory
1 11 (2.11%) Docker
2 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.38%) KVM
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Corosync
3 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.15%) Ansible
1 6 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.96%) Puppet
3 2 (0.38%) Ganeti
3 2 (0.38%) Marathon
3 2 (0.38%) Mesos
3 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.38%) Terraform
4 1 (0.19%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 119 (22.80%) Google
2 45 (8.62%) Tableau
3 34 (6.51%) Microsoft
4 28 (5.36%) Informatica
5 21 (4.02%) Ab Initio
5 21 (4.02%) Netezza
5 21 (4.02%) Teradata
6 18 (3.45%) SAP
7 16 (3.07%) Adobe
8 15 (2.87%) Cognos
9 13 (2.49%) Facebook
10 12 (2.30%) Twitter
11 6 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.96%) Talend
13 4 (0.77%) Splunk
14 3 (0.57%) IBM
15 2 (0.38%) Baan
15 2 (0.38%) BT
15 2 (0.38%) DoubleClick
15 2 (0.38%) Yahoo!