Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 229 172
Rank change year-on-year +53 -57 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 168 110 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.66% 1.06% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.18% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 138 81 128
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.64% +18.57%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £25,525
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £64,563
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 8,995 9,294 10,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 88.80% 89.90% 89.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,353 7,656 8,806
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 58 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Gloucestershire +59 41 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Somerset +25 23 £39,250 +12.14% 5
Dorset -21 19 £33,500 +13.56% 1
Devon +9 13 £24,000 -16.52% 4
Wiltshire -19 6 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Cornwall - 2 £21,500 -
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 94 (55.95%) SQL
2 63 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (32.74%) Finance
4 50 (29.76%) SQL Server
5 48 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (26.19%) Data Modelling
7 43 (25.60%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (25.00%) Degree
9 36 (21.43%) Big Data
10 35 (20.83%) ETL
10 35 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
11 31 (18.45%) Data Management
12 30 (17.86%) Analytics
13 29 (17.26%) BusinessObjects
14 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
15 25 (14.88%) Migration
15 25 (14.88%) Mathematics
16 22 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
17 21 (12.50%) CRM
17 21 (12.50%) Java
18 20 (11.90%) T-SQL
18 20 (11.90%) Marketing
19 19 (11.31%) Python
20 18 (10.71%) C
20 18 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 18 (10.71%) Data Architecture
20 18 (10.71%) Data Migration
21 17 (10.12%) Machine Learning

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 5 (2.98%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.38%) SAS
3 3 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.19%) WordPress
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.60%) JBoss
Applications
1 35 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.60%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.98%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (2.98%) SaaS
4 3 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.19%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (1.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) SMS
2 3 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.76%) SQL Server
2 43 (25.60%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (21.43%) Big Data
4 29 (17.26%) BusinessObjects
5 21 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (7.74%) QlikView
7 13 (7.74%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (7.14%) Geospatial Data
9 9 (5.36%) NoSQL
9 9 (5.36%) Power BI
10 8 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (4.76%) RDBMS
11 7 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (3.57%) Data Mart
13 5 (2.98%) MySQL
13 5 (2.98%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 16 (9.52%) ERwin
2 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.79%) JIRA
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.60%) JBehave
4 1 (0.60%) JUnit
4 1 (0.60%) Selenium
4 1 (0.60%) SonarQube
General
1 55 (32.74%) Finance
2 20 (11.90%) Marketing
3 10 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.17%) Electronics
6 4 (2.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (42.86%) Analyst
2 45 (26.79%) Data Analyst
3 34 (20.24%) Developer
4 24 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 21 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 19 (11.31%) SQL Developer
7 16 (9.52%) SQL BI Developer
8 15 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (8.33%) Architect
9 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
9 14 (8.33%) Data Architect
10 12 (7.14%) Consultant
11 11 (6.55%) SQL Analyst
12 9 (5.36%) Financial Analyst
12 9 (5.36%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Developer
13 8 (4.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
13 8 (4.76%) Senior Data Analyst
13 8 (4.76%) T-SQL Developer
14 7 (4.17%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.36%) RESTful
2 8 (4.76%) XML
3 6 (3.57%) HTML
4 5 (2.98%) CSS
5 4 (2.38%) JSON
5 4 (2.38%) REST
5 4 (2.38%) Web Services
6 3 (1.79%) .NET
6 3 (1.79%) SOAP
6 3 (1.79%) XSLT
7 2 (1.19%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.19%) HTML5
7 2 (1.19%) jQuery
7 2 (1.19%) Kafka
7 2 (1.19%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (1.19%) Node.js
7 2 (1.19%) React
7 2 (1.19%) Redux
7 2 (1.19%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 48 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.93%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.98%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.98%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.98%) User Experience
6 4 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.79%) Social Media
8 2 (1.19%) Acoustics
8 2 (1.19%) Blog
8 2 (1.19%) Fintech
8 2 (1.19%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.60%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.60%) Robotics
9 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.14%) Linux
2 6 (3.57%) Windows
3 2 (1.19%) Unix
3 2 (1.19%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.60%) Robot Operating System
4 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (26.19%) Data Modelling
3 35 (20.83%) ETL
4 31 (18.45%) Data Management
5 30 (17.86%) Analytics
6 25 (14.88%) Mathematics
6 25 (14.88%) Migration
7 22 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (12.50%) CRM
9 18 (10.71%) Data Architecture
9 18 (10.71%) Data Migration
10 17 (10.12%) Machine Learning
11 14 (8.33%) Data Science
12 13 (7.74%) Validation
13 12 (7.14%) Data Mapping
13 12 (7.14%) Project Management
13 12 (7.14%) Scrum
13 12 (7.14%) TOGAF
13 12 (7.14%) Visualisation
14 11 (6.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 94 (55.95%) SQL
2 21 (12.50%) Java
3 20 (11.90%) T-SQL
4 19 (11.31%) Python
5 18 (10.71%) C
6 15 (8.93%) R
7 11 (6.55%) C#
7 11 (6.55%) C++
8 8 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.98%) Scala
10 4 (2.38%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.79%) Fortran
11 3 (1.79%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.79%) U-SQL
12 1 (0.60%) Clojure
12 1 (0.60%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.60%) F#
12 1 (0.60%) Haskell
12 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (25.00%) Degree
2 13 (7.74%) Numerate Degree
2 13 (7.74%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.79%) PhD
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.98%) GDPR
3 4 (2.38%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Ansible
1 1 (0.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.93%) SAP
3 14 (8.33%) Tableau
4 7 (4.17%) Google
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle
6 3 (1.79%) Talend
7 2 (1.19%) Adobe
8 1 (0.60%) Cognos
8 1 (0.60%) Coverity
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) NVIDIA
8 1 (0.60%) Oneserve
8 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.60%) Symantec
8 1 (0.60%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.60%) Trillium