Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 174 158
Rank change year-on-year +20 -16 +53
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 206 177 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.98% 1.72% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.86% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 188 110 175
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -18.89% +15.38%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,450 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 9,548 9,499 9,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.92% 92.09% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,874 7,868 8,169
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,588 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -6 51 £40,000 +9.59% 17
Wiltshire +28 46 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Gloucestershire +34 40 £50,000 +88.68% 4
Somerset +6 24 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Devon +30 23 £31,000 -24.85% 13
Dorset -31 21 £27,000 -10.00% 3
Cornwall +1 1 £26,500 +17.78% 2
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 83 (40.29%) SQL
2 62 (30.10%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (29.13%) SQL Server
4 58 (28.16%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (27.18%) Microsoft Excel
6 47 (22.82%) Finance
7 36 (17.48%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (17.48%) Degree
8 35 (16.99%) Analytics
9 30 (14.56%) C++
10 29 (14.08%) C
11 27 (13.11%) Project Management
12 26 (12.62%) Python
12 26 (12.62%) Windows
13 25 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (11.65%) Migration
15 23 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (10.68%) Visualisation
16 22 (10.68%) BusinessObjects
16 22 (10.68%) Microsoft
17 21 (10.19%) ETL
17 21 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
17 21 (10.19%) Mathematics
18 20 (9.71%) Software Engineering
18 20 (9.71%) Data Quality
18 20 (9.71%) Embedded Systems
18 20 (9.71%) Power BI
19 19 (9.22%) SharePoint
20 18 (8.74%) Data Mining
21 17 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 19 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.40%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.40%) SAS
3 4 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.46%) Apache
4 3 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.97%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 56 (27.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (7.77%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (7.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.43%) SPSS
6 3 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.49%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) SaaS
2 5 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.94%) Office 365
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.97%) GitHub
6 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) DAB
1 4 (1.94%) VPN
2 3 (1.46%) Modbus
3 2 (0.97%) SMS
4 1 (0.49%) DHCP
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) IPv4
4 1 (0.49%) LAN
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (29.13%) SQL Server
2 36 (17.48%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (10.68%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (9.71%) Power BI
5 18 (8.74%) Data Mining
6 17 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (7.77%) MySQL
8 14 (6.80%) Big Data
9 13 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (4.37%) MS Access
11 8 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (3.88%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.88%) QlikView
11 8 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (3.40%) Geospatial Data
13 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.94%) GIS
14 4 (1.94%) OLAP
15 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (1.46%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 12 (5.83%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.40%) Subversion
3 4 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.46%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.97%) ERwin
5 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.49%) Ant
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.49%) JIRA
6 1 (0.49%) Maven
6 1 (0.49%) RStudio
6 1 (0.49%) XMLSpy
General
1 47 (22.82%) Finance
2 11 (5.34%) Marketing
3 9 (4.37%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.88%) Electronics
5 7 (3.40%) Advertising
5 7 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.91%) Automotive
7 5 (2.43%) Legal
8 4 (1.94%) Banking
9 3 (1.46%) Retail
10 2 (0.97%) Billing
11 1 (0.49%) Games
11 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (44.66%) Analyst
2 52 (25.24%) Data Analyst
3 25 (12.14%) Developer
4 21 (10.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 19 (9.22%) Embedded Engineer
6 16 (7.77%) Business Analyst
6 16 (7.77%) Software Engineer
7 13 (6.31%) Business Data Analyst
7 13 (6.31%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 11 (5.34%) Administrator
8 11 (5.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (5.34%) Junior
8 11 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (4.85%) Data Engineer
9 10 (4.85%) Junior Analyst
9 10 (4.85%) SQL Developer
10 9 (4.37%) Data Scientist
10 9 (4.37%) Graduate
11 8 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (3.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.31%) CSS
1 13 (6.31%) HTML
2 12 (5.83%) CSS3
2 12 (5.83%) HTML5
3 11 (5.34%) D3.js
3 11 (5.34%) jQuery
3 11 (5.34%) REST
3 11 (5.34%) RESTful
4 10 (4.85%) AngularJS
4 10 (4.85%) Ember.js
4 10 (4.85%) Express
4 10 (4.85%) lodash
4 10 (4.85%) Node.js
4 10 (4.85%) React
4 10 (4.85%) Vue.js
5 9 (4.37%) Backbone.js
5 9 (4.37%) Marionette.js
6 6 (2.91%) .NET
6 6 (2.91%) ODBC
7 2 (0.97%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 62 (30.10%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.71%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (7.28%) Algorithms
4 14 (6.80%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.37%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.91%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.43%) Acoustics
9 3 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.46%) NHS
9 3 (1.46%) Social Media
9 3 (1.46%) User Experience
10 2 (0.97%) Blog
10 2 (0.97%) CUDA
10 2 (0.97%) Fintech
10 2 (0.97%) Life Science
11 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.62%) Windows
2 13 (6.31%) Linux
3 7 (3.40%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.94%) Unix
5 3 (1.46%) Android
5 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) CentOS
6 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.16%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (16.99%) Analytics
3 27 (13.11%) Project Management
4 25 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (11.65%) Migration
6 23 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (10.68%) Visualisation
8 21 (10.19%) ETL
8 21 (10.19%) Mathematics
9 20 (9.71%) Software Engineering
10 17 (8.25%) Change Control
11 15 (7.28%) Data Analytics
11 15 (7.28%) Data Science
11 15 (7.28%) Decision-Making
11 15 (7.28%) Machine Learning
11 15 (7.28%) Statistics
12 14 (6.80%) Business Analysis
12 14 (6.80%) Data Modelling
12 14 (6.80%) PRINCE2
13 13 (6.31%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 83 (40.29%) SQL
2 30 (14.56%) C++
3 29 (14.08%) C
4 26 (12.62%) Python
5 15 (7.28%) JavaScript
6 14 (6.80%) Embedded C++
7 13 (6.31%) Java
8 12 (5.83%) Embedded C
9 11 (5.34%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.85%) R
11 8 (3.88%) C#
11 8 (3.88%) MATLAB
11 8 (3.88%) VBA
12 6 (2.91%) Perl
13 4 (1.94%) Scala
13 4 (1.94%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.97%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.97%) Fortran
15 2 (0.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (17.48%) Degree
2 15 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.91%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.71%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.88%) PMO
2 8 (3.88%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) GCP
3 1 (0.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (3.88%) Firmware
2 6 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.97%) Docker
4 1 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 22 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.83%) Capita
2 12 (5.83%) Tableau
3 11 (5.34%) SAP
4 7 (3.40%) Cognos
4 7 (3.40%) Oracle
5 5 (2.43%) Informatica
6 4 (1.94%) Cloudera
6 4 (1.94%) Hortonworks
6 4 (1.94%) Panasonic
7 3 (1.46%) MapR
7 3 (1.46%) Netezza
7 3 (1.46%) Teradata
8 2 (0.97%) IBM
9 1 (0.49%) Google
9 1 (0.49%) Sage
9 1 (0.49%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.49%) Vertica