Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 207 139
Rank change year-on-year +36 -68 +79
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 190 134 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.75% 1.30% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.42% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 175 97 203
South West median annual salary £40,000 £31,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -34.74% +26.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,325 £25,850
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 9,883 9,448 9,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.13% 91.63% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8,128 7,782 8,236
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +23 67 £35,250 -2.08% 16
Gloucestershire +38 44 £50,000 +85.19% 4
Somerset +22 28 £35,000 - 7
Wiltshire -1 24 £42,500 -1.16% 2
Dorset -41 18 £27,000 -8.47% 2
Devon +6 7 £28,500 -0.87% 8
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 95 (50.00%) SQL
2 62 (32.63%) Business Intelligence
3 56 (29.47%) SQL Server
4 54 (28.42%) Microsoft Excel
5 50 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (24.74%) Finance
7 42 (22.11%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (18.42%) Analytics
9 30 (15.79%) Degree
10 27 (14.21%) BusinessObjects
11 26 (13.68%) Project Management
11 26 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (13.16%) Python
12 25 (13.16%) ETL
13 24 (12.63%) Big Data
14 23 (12.11%) Microsoft
14 23 (12.11%) Windows
15 21 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (10.00%) SAP
16 19 (10.00%) T-SQL
16 19 (10.00%) C
16 19 (10.00%) Data Quality
17 18 (9.47%) Microsoft Office
18 17 (8.95%) Java
18 17 (8.95%) Data Modelling
18 17 (8.95%) CRM
18 17 (8.95%) Migration
18 17 (8.95%) Data Management
18 17 (8.95%) Visualisation
19 16 (8.42%) Power BI

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 15 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.68%) SAS
3 6 (3.16%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.05%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 54 (28.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (9.47%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (5.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.63%) SPSS
6 3 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.53%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.21%) SaaS
3 4 (2.11%) Office 365
4 3 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.05%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (1.05%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.16%) SMS
2 4 (2.11%) DAB
2 4 (2.11%) VPN
3 3 (1.58%) Modbus
4 1 (0.53%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) IPv4
4 1 (0.53%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.47%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.11%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (14.21%) BusinessObjects
4 24 (12.63%) Big Data
5 16 (8.42%) Power BI
5 16 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (6.32%) MySQL
6 12 (6.32%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.79%) Data Mining
7 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (5.26%) MS Access
8 10 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (4.21%) Geospatial Data
9 8 (4.21%) RDBMS
9 8 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (3.68%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (3.68%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (3.16%) Data Mart
11 6 (3.16%) QlikView
12 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.63%) ERwin
2 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.05%) Subversion
3 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.53%) JIRA
3 1 (0.53%) RStudio
3 1 (0.53%) Selenium
3 1 (0.53%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (24.74%) Finance
2 16 (8.42%) Marketing
3 11 (5.79%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.68%) Advertising
6 6 (3.16%) Electronics
7 3 (1.58%) Automotive
7 3 (1.58%) Banking
7 3 (1.58%) Legal
7 3 (1.58%) Retail
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (45.79%) Analyst
2 47 (24.74%) Data Analyst
3 29 (15.26%) Developer
4 28 (14.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 15 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 15 (7.89%) SQL Developer
6 14 (7.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (6.84%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (6.32%) Business Data Analyst
9 11 (5.79%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.79%) Consultant
10 10 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
11 9 (4.74%) Administrator
11 9 (4.74%) Business Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Embedded Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) SQL BI Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Report Analyst
13 7 (3.68%) T-SQL Developer
14 6 (3.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.37%) RESTful
2 8 (4.21%) CSS
2 8 (4.21%) HTML
2 8 (4.21%) jQuery
2 8 (4.21%) REST
3 7 (3.68%) AngularJS
3 7 (3.68%) Backbone.js
3 7 (3.68%) CSS3
3 7 (3.68%) D3.js
3 7 (3.68%) Ember.js
3 7 (3.68%) Express
3 7 (3.68%) HTML5
3 7 (3.68%) lodash
3 7 (3.68%) Marionette.js
3 7 (3.68%) Node.js
3 7 (3.68%) React
3 7 (3.68%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 6 (3.16%) ODBC
5 5 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (1.05%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 50 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.32%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.32%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (4.74%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.16%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.11%) Acoustics
6 4 (2.11%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.58%) Fintech
7 3 (1.58%) NHS
8 2 (1.05%) Blog
8 2 (1.05%) Life Science
8 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.05%) User Experience
9 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Robotics
9 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.11%) Windows
2 8 (4.21%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.68%) Linux
4 3 (1.58%) Unix
5 1 (0.53%) CentOS
5 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.63%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (18.42%) Analytics
3 26 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (13.68%) Project Management
4 25 (13.16%) ETL
5 21 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.95%) CRM
6 17 (8.95%) Data Management
6 17 (8.95%) Data Modelling
6 17 (8.95%) Migration
6 17 (8.95%) Visualisation
7 16 (8.42%) Mathematics
8 15 (7.89%) Data Analytics
9 14 (7.37%) ERP
9 14 (7.37%) Machine Learning
10 13 (6.84%) Decision-Making
11 12 (6.32%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (6.32%) PRINCE2
11 12 (6.32%) Scrum
12 11 (5.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 95 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (13.16%) Python
3 19 (10.00%) C
3 19 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 17 (8.95%) Java
5 15 (7.89%) C++
6 11 (5.79%) C#
7 8 (4.21%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.21%) R
7 8 (4.21%) VBA
8 7 (3.68%) Perl
9 6 (3.16%) MATLAB
10 5 (2.63%) Embedded C++
11 4 (2.11%) Fortran
11 4 (2.11%) Scala
11 4 (2.11%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.58%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.58%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.58%) U-SQL
13 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (15.79%) Degree
2 10 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.21%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (3.68%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.68%) QA
3 6 (3.16%) PMO
4 1 (0.53%) GCP
4 1 (0.53%) GDPR
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 23 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.00%) SAP
3 14 (7.37%) Tableau
4 9 (4.74%) Capita
5 7 (3.68%) Cognos
6 4 (2.11%) Google
6 4 (2.11%) Oracle
6 4 (2.11%) Panasonic
7 2 (1.05%) IBM
7 2 (1.05%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.53%) Coverity
8 1 (0.53%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.53%) Sage
8 1 (0.53%) Vertica