Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 153 176
Rank change year-on-year +18 +23 +35
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 231 209 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.26% 2.08% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.27% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 194 122 129
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +8.97%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,325 £23,500
90th Percentile £59,625 £65,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Data Analysis 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 9,434 9,200 9,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.18% 91.45% 90.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7,687 7,585 8,230
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,250
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the South West

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis in the South West.

Salary trend for Data Analysis in the South West

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in the South West over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in the South West

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Wiltshire +43 62 £50,000 +16.28% 1
Bristol -12 49 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Gloucestershire +13 38 £50,000 +31.58% 2
Devon +29 36 £33,125 -24.72% 10
Dorset -33 23 £27,000 -10.00% 7
Somerset +4 19 £35,000 -7.28% 6
Cornwall 0 4 £27,000 +25.58% 3
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 76 (32.90%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (32.47%) SQL
3 54 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (22.51%) SQL Server
5 50 (21.65%) Microsoft Excel
6 46 (19.91%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (19.91%) Degree
7 45 (19.48%) Security Cleared
8 40 (17.32%) Migration
8 40 (17.32%) Finance
8 40 (17.32%) C
9 39 (16.88%) C++
10 36 (15.58%) Project Management
11 35 (15.15%) Python
11 35 (15.15%) Analytics
12 33 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (12.99%) Visualisation
14 29 (12.55%) UML
14 29 (12.55%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (12.55%) Software Engineering
15 28 (12.12%) Data Migration
15 28 (12.12%) Prototyping
16 27 (11.69%) Data Science
17 26 (11.26%) Machine Learning
17 26 (11.26%) Business Analysis
18 25 (10.82%) Data Modelling
18 25 (10.82%) Windows
18 25 (10.82%) Microsoft Office
19 24 (10.39%) Embedded Systems
20 23 (9.96%) Mathematics

Data Analysis
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 22 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.46%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.16%) Apache
4 5 (2.16%) GlassFish
4 5 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.73%) SAS
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 50 (21.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (10.82%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (8.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (7.79%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.30%) SPSS
6 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.43%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.60%) SaaS
2 5 (2.16%) GitHub
3 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.87%) IaaS
4 2 (0.87%) Office 365
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.03%) VPN
2 5 (2.16%) Firewall
2 5 (2.16%) LAN
3 4 (1.73%) BGP
3 4 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.73%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (1.73%) DAB
3 4 (1.73%) EIGRP
3 4 (1.73%) FCoE
3 4 (1.73%) Internet
3 4 (1.73%) IPsec
3 4 (1.73%) iSCSI
3 4 (1.73%) MPLS
3 4 (1.73%) OSPF
3 4 (1.73%) SSL
3 4 (1.73%) VoIP
3 4 (1.73%) VPLS
3 4 (1.73%) WAN
3 4 (1.73%) Wireless
4 2 (0.87%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.51%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.55%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.36%) MySQL
4 16 (6.93%) Data Mining
4 16 (6.93%) Power BI
5 15 (6.49%) Big Data
6 14 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (5.63%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (4.76%) Hadoop
8 11 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (3.90%) Geospatial Data
10 7 (3.03%) MS Access
10 7 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.73%) GIS
12 4 (1.73%) OLAP
12 4 (1.73%) QlikView
12 4 (1.73%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (8.66%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.90%) Subversion
3 6 (2.60%) Eclipse
3 6 (2.60%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.43%) Ant
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.43%) ERwin
6 1 (0.43%) Maven
6 1 (0.43%) webpack
6 1 (0.43%) XMLSpy
General
1 40 (17.32%) Finance
2 9 (3.90%) Automotive
3 7 (3.03%) Legal
3 7 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.60%) Electronics
4 6 (2.60%) Marketing
5 5 (2.16%) Advertising
6 4 (1.73%) Law
7 3 (1.30%) Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Billing
8 2 (0.87%) Retail
8 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Avionics
9 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (38.96%) Analyst
2 46 (19.91%) Data Analyst
3 26 (11.26%) Business Analyst
4 24 (10.39%) Developer
4 24 (10.39%) Software Engineer
5 23 (9.96%) Embedded Engineer
6 19 (8.23%) Data Scientist
7 14 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 13 (5.63%) Administrator
9 12 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 11 (4.76%) Consultant
10 11 (4.76%) Data Engineer
11 10 (4.33%) Business Data Analyst
11 10 (4.33%) Graduate
11 10 (4.33%) Junior
12 9 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
12 9 (3.90%) Graduate Analyst
12 9 (3.90%) Junior Analyst
12 9 (3.90%) Research Engineer
13 7 (3.03%) Graduate Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.63%) CSS
1 13 (5.63%) HTML
2 12 (5.19%) CSS3
2 12 (5.19%) HTML5
3 9 (3.90%) D3.js
4 8 (3.46%) Vue.js
5 7 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.03%) Ember.js
5 7 (3.03%) Express
5 7 (3.03%) jQuery
5 7 (3.03%) lodash
5 7 (3.03%) Node.js
5 7 (3.03%) React
5 7 (3.03%) REST
5 7 (3.03%) RESTful
6 6 (2.60%) .NET
6 6 (2.60%) Backbone.js
6 6 (2.60%) Marionette.js
6 6 (2.60%) ODBC
7 3 (1.30%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 76 (32.90%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.39%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 15 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (4.76%) Data Structures
6 9 (3.90%) Social Media
7 7 (3.03%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.60%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.73%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.30%) Acoustics
10 3 (1.30%) User Experience
11 2 (0.87%) CUDA
11 2 (0.87%) Fintech
11 2 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.87%) Life Science
12 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.82%) Windows
2 21 (9.09%) Linux
3 6 (2.60%) Android
3 6 (2.60%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.60%) Unix
3 6 (2.60%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.73%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) CentOS
5 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.91%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (17.32%) Migration
4 36 (15.58%) Project Management
5 35 (15.15%) Analytics
6 33 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (12.99%) Visualisation
8 29 (12.55%) Software Engineering
8 29 (12.55%) UML
9 28 (12.12%) Data Migration
9 28 (12.12%) Prototyping
10 27 (11.69%) Data Science
11 26 (11.26%) Business Analysis
11 26 (11.26%) Machine Learning
12 25 (10.82%) Data Modelling
13 23 (9.96%) Mathematics
14 22 (9.52%) Waterfall
15 20 (8.66%) ETL
16 18 (7.79%) Change Control
17 17 (7.36%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 75 (32.47%) SQL
2 40 (17.32%) C
3 39 (16.88%) C++
4 35 (15.15%) Python
5 22 (9.52%) R
6 18 (7.79%) Embedded C++
7 17 (7.36%) JavaScript
8 16 (6.93%) Embedded C
9 15 (6.49%) Java
10 10 (4.33%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.90%) C#
12 7 (3.03%) MATLAB
12 7 (3.03%) VBA
13 5 (2.16%) Apple Swift
13 5 (2.16%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.73%) Scala
15 3 (1.30%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.87%) Perl
16 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (19.91%) Degree
2 45 (19.48%) Security Cleared
3 19 (8.23%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.19%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.73%) CCNP
5 4 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.87%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.36%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.33%) PMO
3 8 (3.46%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (3.90%) Firmware
2 5 (2.16%) Docker
3 4 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.73%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.46%) Cognos
3 7 (3.03%) Informatica
3 7 (3.03%) Tableau
4 5 (2.16%) SAP
5 4 (1.73%) CheckPoint
5 4 (1.73%) Cisco
5 4 (1.73%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.73%) Fortinet
5 4 (1.73%) Hortonworks
5 4 (1.73%) MapR
5 4 (1.73%) Netezza
5 4 (1.73%) Oracle
5 4 (1.73%) Panasonic
5 4 (1.73%) SolarWinds
5 4 (1.73%) Teradata
5 4 (1.73%) VMware
6 3 (1.30%) Sage
7 2 (0.87%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) Minitab