Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 175 216
Rank change year-on-year +43 +41 -31
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 208 180 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.14% 1.78% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.95% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 154 132 88
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,325 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 9,026 9,220 9,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.69% 91.08% 91.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7,073 7,570 7,959
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,787 £63,750 £64,600
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +42 59 £58,750 +72.79% 8
Bristol -1 45 £37,500 - 19
Devon +24 42 £36,250 +51.04% 5
Gloucestershire +24 40 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Dorset -1 10 £27,000 -19.40% 1
Somerset +1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Cornwall +20 3 £27,500 +27.91% 1
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 78 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (36.06%) SQL
3 68 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (32.69%) Security Cleared
4 51 (24.52%) Degree
5 48 (23.08%) Analytics
6 43 (20.67%) Python
7 42 (20.19%) Visualisation
8 41 (19.71%) C
8 41 (19.71%) UML
9 40 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
10 39 (18.75%) Migration
11 37 (17.79%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (17.31%) Data Science
13 35 (16.83%) Prototyping
13 35 (16.83%) Data Migration
14 33 (15.87%) Machine Learning
14 33 (15.87%) Algorithms
14 33 (15.87%) Data Modelling
15 31 (14.90%) Business Analysis
16 29 (13.94%) Mathematics
16 29 (13.94%) SC Cleared
17 28 (13.46%) Waterfall
17 28 (13.46%) Business Process Modelling
18 27 (12.98%) Use Case
18 27 (12.98%) Software Engineering
18 27 (12.98%) Project Management
19 26 (12.50%) C++
19 26 (12.50%) Big Data
19 26 (12.50%) ArchiMate

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 (10.58%) Apache Spark
2 12 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.85%) Apache
4 7 (3.37%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.40%) CMS
5 5 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.40%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (7.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.48%) Simulink
7 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.48%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.40%) GitHub
2 5 (2.40%) SaaS
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.96%) IaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.37%) Wireless
2 6 (2.88%) BGP
2 6 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (2.88%) Cisco Wireless
2 6 (2.88%) EIGRP
2 6 (2.88%) FCoE
2 6 (2.88%) Firewall
2 6 (2.88%) IPsec
2 6 (2.88%) iSCSI
2 6 (2.88%) LAN
2 6 (2.88%) MPLS
2 6 (2.88%) OSPF
2 6 (2.88%) SSL
2 6 (2.88%) VoIP
2 6 (2.88%) VPLS
2 6 (2.88%) VPN
2 6 (2.88%) WAN
3 3 (1.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) 802.11
4 1 (0.48%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.50%) Big Data
2 21 (10.10%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.65%) Data Mining
3 18 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (8.17%) Hadoop
5 15 (7.21%) Power BI
6 13 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.81%) Neo4j
8 9 (4.33%) Geospatial Data
8 9 (4.33%) MySQL
9 7 (3.37%) Apache Hive
9 7 (3.37%) Spatial Data
9 7 (3.37%) Text Mining
10 6 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (2.40%) BODI
11 5 (2.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (2.40%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.40%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 26 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.81%) Mercurial
3 7 (3.37%) Subversion
4 5 (2.40%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.40%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.40%) Toad
4 5 (2.40%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.92%) webpack
6 1 (0.48%) Ant
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.48%) Maven
6 1 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (11.54%) Finance
2 16 (7.69%) Retail
3 6 (2.88%) Automotive
4 4 (1.92%) Legal
5 3 (1.44%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.44%) Electronics
5 3 (1.44%) Law
5 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.96%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Avionics
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (38.94%) Analyst
2 33 (15.87%) Business Analyst
3 27 (12.98%) Data Scientist
4 26 (12.50%) Developer
5 25 (12.02%) Data Analyst
6 17 (8.17%) Software Engineer
7 15 (7.21%) Consultant
8 13 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
9 8 (3.85%) Data Engineer
9 8 (3.85%) Graduate
9 8 (3.85%) Junior
9 8 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
10 7 (3.37%) Business Developer
10 7 (3.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (3.37%) Java Engineer
10 7 (3.37%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (2.88%) Graduate Analyst
11 6 (2.88%) IT Analyst
11 6 (2.88%) Network Consultant
11 6 (2.88%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.29%) JSON
2 10 (4.81%) Natural Language Processing
2 10 (4.81%) Pandas
2 10 (4.81%) scikit-learn
2 10 (4.81%) SciPy
3 8 (3.85%) CSS
3 8 (3.85%) HTML
4 7 (3.37%) Apache Flex
5 5 (2.40%) CSS3
5 5 (2.40%) HTML5
6 4 (1.92%) D3.js
6 4 (1.92%) JSLint
6 4 (1.92%) PostGIS
6 4 (1.92%) SVG
6 4 (1.92%) Vue.js
7 3 (1.44%) Apache Avro
7 3 (1.44%) Kafka
7 3 (1.44%) Web Services
8 2 (0.96%) .NET
8 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 78 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (15.87%) Algorithms
3 20 (9.62%) Data Structures
4 17 (8.17%) Management Information System
5 16 (7.69%) Social Media
6 14 (6.73%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (3.37%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.96%) Acoustics
9 2 (0.96%) Life Science
10 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.48%) Fintech
10 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) Replication
10 1 (0.48%) RIA
10 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.69%) Linux
2 14 (6.73%) Windows
3 13 (6.25%) Unix
4 7 (3.37%) Android
4 7 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.44%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (23.08%) Analytics
3 42 (20.19%) Visualisation
4 41 (19.71%) UML
5 40 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
6 39 (18.75%) Migration
7 37 (17.79%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (17.31%) Data Science
9 35 (16.83%) Data Migration
9 35 (16.83%) Prototyping
10 33 (15.87%) Data Modelling
10 33 (15.87%) Machine Learning
11 31 (14.90%) Business Analysis
12 29 (13.94%) Mathematics
13 28 (13.46%) Business Process Modelling
13 28 (13.46%) Waterfall
14 27 (12.98%) Project Management
14 27 (12.98%) Software Engineering
14 27 (12.98%) Use Case
15 26 (12.50%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.06%) SQL
2 43 (20.67%) Python
3 41 (19.71%) C
4 26 (12.50%) C++
5 24 (11.54%) Java
6 19 (9.13%) R
7 15 (7.21%) JavaScript
8 14 (6.73%) Scala
9 11 (5.29%) Embedded C
9 11 (5.29%) Embedded C++
10 10 (4.81%) Cypher
10 10 (4.81%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.85%) C#
12 6 (2.88%) MATLAB
12 6 (2.88%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.40%) Apple Swift
13 5 (2.40%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.40%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.44%) Clojure
15 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (32.69%) Security Cleared
2 51 (24.52%) Degree
3 29 (13.94%) SC Cleared
4 16 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.88%) CCNP
5 6 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.92%) ISEB
7 1 (0.48%) MBA
7 1 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.73%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.33%) PMO
3 5 (2.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.48%) AQAP
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.88%) Firmware
1 6 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (10.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.25%) Tableau
3 6 (2.88%) CheckPoint
3 6 (2.88%) Cisco
3 6 (2.88%) Fortinet
3 6 (2.88%) Oracle
3 6 (2.88%) SAP
3 6 (2.88%) SolarWinds
3 6 (2.88%) VMware
4 4 (1.92%) Mapbox
5 3 (1.44%) Cognos
5 3 (1.44%) Google
5 3 (1.44%) Informatica
5 3 (1.44%) Teradata
6 2 (0.96%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.96%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.96%) IBM
6 2 (0.96%) Netezza
6 2 (0.96%) Sage
6 2 (0.96%) Talend