Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 186 216
Rank change year-on-year +35 +30 -32
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 208 165 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.02% 1.53% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.73% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 128 118 107
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 9209 9564 10559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.54% 88.84% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7585 7966 8870
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
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 20 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +4 71 £37,500 - 5
Somerset +23 39 £38,250 +22.40% 6
Gloucestershire +21 34 £45,000 - 2
Dorset +28 28 £33,000 -47.20% 3
Devon -9 17 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Wiltshire -12 10 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Cornwall - 3 £21,500 -
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 98 (47.12%) SQL
2 74 (35.58%) Finance
3 72 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (28.37%) SQL Server
4 59 (28.37%) Degree
5 51 (24.52%) Data Modelling
6 47 (22.60%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (22.12%) Microsoft
8 40 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
9 37 (17.79%) Analytics
10 36 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (15.38%) ETL
12 31 (14.90%) Security Cleared
13 30 (14.42%) Marketing
14 29 (13.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (13.46%) Data Management
16 27 (12.98%) Mathematics
16 27 (12.98%) Migration
17 26 (12.50%) Python
18 25 (12.02%) Big Data
19 24 (11.54%) Java
20 23 (11.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 23 (11.06%) Software Engineering
21 22 (10.58%) Business Analysis
21 22 (10.58%) QlikView
21 22 (10.58%) C
21 22 (10.58%) BusinessObjects
21 22 (10.58%) Project Management
21 22 (10.58%) Data Structures
22 21 (10.10%) Agile Software Development

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 10 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.44%) SAS
4 2 (0.96%) WordPress
5 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.48%) JBoss
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 40 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.44%) SPSS
4 2 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.96%) SMS
3 1 (0.48%) 802.11
3 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.48%) LDAP
3 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.37%) SQL Server
2 36 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (13.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (12.02%) Big Data
5 23 (11.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (10.58%) BusinessObjects
6 22 (10.58%) QlikView
7 16 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (5.29%) Relational Database
9 11 (5.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (4.81%) Geospatial Data
10 10 (4.81%) Power BI
11 7 (3.37%) NoSQL
11 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.40%) OLAP
12 5 (2.40%) Qlik Sense
13 4 (1.92%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.92%) MySQL
13 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.73%) ERwin
2 8 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.40%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.40%) JBehave
3 5 (2.40%) JUnit
4 4 (1.92%) JIRA
4 4 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (35.58%) Finance
2 30 (14.42%) Marketing
3 16 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.73%) Electronics
5 11 (5.29%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.37%) Law
7 2 (0.96%) Advertising
7 2 (0.96%) Billing
7 2 (0.96%) Military
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (40.87%) Analyst
2 40 (19.23%) Data Analyst
3 37 (17.79%) Developer
4 20 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 17 (8.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 17 (8.17%) SQL Developer
6 15 (7.21%) SQL Analyst
7 13 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
8 12 (5.77%) Architect
8 12 (5.77%) Data Architect
8 12 (5.77%) SQL Server Developer
8 12 (5.77%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (5.29%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.29%) Consultant
9 11 (5.29%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
10 10 (4.81%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 8 (3.85%) SQL Data Analyst
12 7 (3.37%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 7 (3.37%) Insight Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.73%) XML
2 13 (6.25%) HTML
3 10 (4.81%) Web Services
4 9 (4.33%) .NET
5 7 (3.37%) CSS
6 5 (2.40%) J2EE
6 5 (2.40%) Velocity
7 4 (1.92%) COM
7 4 (1.92%) JSON
7 4 (1.92%) REST
7 4 (1.92%) TensorFlow
7 4 (1.92%) XSLT
8 3 (1.44%) SOAP
9 2 (0.96%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.96%) HTML5
9 2 (0.96%) jQuery
9 2 (0.96%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.96%) RESTful
9 2 (0.96%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.60%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.58%) Data Structures
3 17 (8.17%) Mobile App
4 16 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.77%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.81%) Algorithms
7 7 (3.37%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (2.88%) Robotics
9 5 (2.40%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.40%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (2.40%) Social Media
10 4 (1.92%) Blog
10 4 (1.92%) User Experience
11 3 (1.44%) Fintech
12 2 (0.96%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.96%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.48%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.69%) Linux
2 13 (6.25%) Windows
3 7 (3.37%) Unix
4 5 (2.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (24.52%) Data Modelling
3 37 (17.79%) Analytics
4 32 (15.38%) ETL
5 28 (13.46%) Data Management
6 27 (12.98%) Mathematics
6 27 (12.98%) Migration
7 23 (11.06%) Software Engineering
8 22 (10.58%) Business Analysis
8 22 (10.58%) Project Management
9 21 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (9.13%) Visualisation
11 16 (7.69%) Data Architecture
11 16 (7.69%) Data Migration
11 16 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.21%) CRM
13 14 (6.73%) Machine Learning
13 14 (6.73%) Validation
14 13 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
14 13 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 98 (47.12%) SQL
2 26 (12.50%) Python
3 24 (11.54%) Java
4 22 (10.58%) C
5 20 (9.62%) R
6 15 (7.21%) C++
6 15 (7.21%) T-SQL
7 14 (6.73%) C#
7 14 (6.73%) JavaScript
8 12 (5.77%) MATLAB
9 11 (5.29%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.88%) Scala
10 6 (2.88%) VB
11 4 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.92%) VBA
12 3 (1.44%) Perl
12 3 (1.44%) PHP
13 1 (0.48%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.48%) Fortran
13 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (28.37%) Degree
2 31 (14.90%) Security Cleared
3 19 (9.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.33%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (2.88%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.96%) PhD
8 1 (0.48%) APMP
8 1 (0.48%) CISM
8 1 (0.48%) CISSP
8 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.77%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.81%) QA
3 6 (2.88%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.73%) Tableau
3 13 (6.25%) SAP
4 9 (4.33%) Google
5 7 (3.37%) Oracle
6 5 (2.40%) NetApp
6 5 (2.40%) VMware
7 4 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.92%) Talend
8 3 (1.44%) Minitab
9 2 (0.96%) Adobe
9 2 (0.96%) Oneserve
10 1 (0.48%) Citrix
10 1 (0.48%) Cognos
10 1 (0.48%) Logi
10 1 (0.48%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.48%) NVIDIA
10 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.48%) Symantec