Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Data Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Science over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 92 82
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 12 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.17% 1.18% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.29% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 14
South Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £34,000 £43,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £76,625
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +4.76%

Data Science 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 940 1,163 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 91.80% 91.86% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 815 942 1,008
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,075 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +6.25%

Data Science
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Data Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Science in South Yorkshire

Data Science
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Science in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Data Science in South Yorkshire

Data Science
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Science in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Science in South Yorkshire

Data Science
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Science within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
Sheffield +3 11 £62,500 +25.00%
Rotherham - 1 £40,000 -
Data Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing Data Science 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 8 (66.67%) AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) User Experience
3 5 (41.67%) Microservices
3 5 (41.67%) Azure
4 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) API Design
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Optimisation
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Kafka
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Redis
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (25.00%) Go
5 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) ERP

Data Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) RStudio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Integration Architect
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Azure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Integration Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Database Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Kafka
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) API Design
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Optimisation
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Ergonomics
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Fintech
5 2 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) CHAID
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Go
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft