Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 212 233
Rank change year-on-year +57 +21 +76
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 83 39 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.57% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.79% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 80 28 39
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +31.58% -24.00%
10th Percentile £34,453 £43,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £68,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.82% -14.09% -4.35%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,635 4,939 6,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 87.95% 87.28% 86.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,805 3,965 5,781
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Data Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Science in Surrey

Data Science
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Data Science in Surrey

Data Science
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Science in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Science in Surrey

Data Science
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Science within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Guildford +17 22 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Leatherhead - 17 £57,500 - 1
Epsom - 12 £42,500 -
Camberley -7 6 £62,500 -30.56%
Chertsey - 4 £85,000 -
Woking +17 3 £27,500 -40.54%
Weybridge - 1 £50,000 -
Godalming - 1 £60,000 -
Data Science
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 54 (65.06%) Python
2 35 (42.17%) Machine Learning
3 32 (38.55%) AngularJS
4 31 (37.35%) R
5 28 (33.73%) Degree
5 28 (33.73%) Analytics
6 27 (32.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (31.33%) Java
7 26 (31.33%) Visualisation
8 23 (27.71%) JavaScript
8 23 (27.71%) Microservices
9 22 (26.51%) Data Analytics
9 22 (26.51%) C#
9 22 (26.51%) .NET
9 22 (26.51%) TDD
10 21 (25.30%) CSS
10 21 (25.30%) HTML
10 21 (25.30%) Big Data
11 20 (24.10%) Apache Spark
11 20 (24.10%) SQL
11 20 (24.10%) Domain-Driven Design
11 20 (24.10%) Mathematics
11 20 (24.10%) Computer Science
11 20 (24.10%) .NET Framework
12 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
12 18 (21.69%) PhD
13 17 (20.48%) Test Automation
13 17 (20.48%) SaaS
13 17 (20.48%) SDLC

Data Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 20 (24.10%) Apache Spark
2 10 (12.05%) NServiceBus
2 10 (12.05%) SAS
3 6 (7.23%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.02%) Apache
5 3 (3.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Stata
2 3 (3.61%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (20.48%) SaaS
3 16 (19.28%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (12.05%) Serverless
5 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.30%) Big Data
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (16.87%) Hadoop
3 14 (16.87%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.05%) Cosmos DB
4 10 (12.05%) Data Mining
5 9 (10.84%) Apache Hive
6 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
6 7 (8.43%) Power BI
7 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
8 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.82%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (4.82%) Flink
10 3 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (3.61%) HBase
10 3 (3.61%) Impala
10 3 (3.61%) MarkLogic
10 3 (3.61%) Sqoop
10 3 (3.61%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) GoCD
1 10 (12.05%) Jenkins
1 10 (12.05%) Protractor
1 10 (12.05%) TeamCity
1 10 (12.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 4 (4.82%) Advertising
1 4 (4.82%) Marketing
2 3 (3.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (39.76%) Developer
2 28 (33.73%) Data Scientist
3 21 (25.30%) C# Developer
4 16 (19.28%) Data Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (12.05%) Graduate
6 9 (10.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Backend Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Data Scientist
9 5 (6.02%) Lead C# Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) Data Architect
11 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) AngularJS
2 22 (26.51%) .NET
3 21 (25.30%) CSS
3 21 (25.30%) HTML
4 20 (24.10%) .NET Framework
5 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET
5 12 (14.46%) Node.js
5 12 (14.46%) React
6 11 (13.25%) HTML5
7 10 (12.05%) .NET Core
7 10 (12.05%) Angular 2
7 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (12.05%) Entity Framework
7 10 (12.05%) jQuery
7 10 (12.05%) LESS
8 9 (10.84%) D3.js
9 8 (9.64%) RESTful
10 7 (8.43%) Pandas
11 6 (7.23%) ggplot
11 6 (7.23%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Computer Science
2 16 (19.28%) Algorithms
3 10 (12.05%) User Experience
4 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.61%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (3.61%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.20%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Linux
1 3 (3.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) Machine Learning
2 28 (33.73%) Analytics
3 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (31.33%) Visualisation
5 23 (27.71%) Microservices
6 22 (26.51%) Data Analytics
6 22 (26.51%) TDD
7 20 (24.10%) Domain-Driven Design
7 20 (24.10%) Mathematics
8 17 (20.48%) SDLC
8 17 (20.48%) Test Automation
9 14 (16.87%) Data Visualisation
10 13 (15.66%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (14.46%) CQRS
11 12 (14.46%) Data Engineering
11 12 (14.46%) DevOps
11 12 (14.46%) Statistical Analysis
11 12 (14.46%) Statistics
12 11 (13.25%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.06%) Python
2 31 (37.35%) R
3 26 (31.33%) Java
4 23 (27.71%) JavaScript
5 22 (26.51%) C#
6 20 (24.10%) SQL
7 10 (12.05%) PowerShell
7 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
8 9 (10.84%) MATLAB
9 7 (8.43%) Scala
10 5 (6.02%) C++
10 5 (6.02%) Kotlin
11 3 (3.61%) SPARQL
12 1 (1.20%) C
12 1 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 28 (33.73%) Degree
2 18 (21.69%) PhD
3 6 (7.23%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (4.82%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Docker
2 3 (3.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.61%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Tableau
2 6 (7.23%) Talend
3 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.41%) Capita
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe