Period
to 22 January 2019

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

Data Science
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 209 241
Rank change year-on-year +30 +32 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 45 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.98% 0.69% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.76% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 14
Surrey median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% -14.89% +23.68%
10th Percentile £36,106 £27,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £74,125 £80,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 4,191 5,419 5,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.35% 90.82% 87.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,521 4,419 4,252
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £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 22 January 2019.

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 22 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
Leatherhead +19 17 £49,000 -48.42%
Guildford +1 10 £44,905 -10.19% 5
Staines +18 8 - -
Epsom +9 2 - -
Reigate +12 1 £72,500 +52.63%
Weybridge - 1 £37,500 - 1
Godalming - 1 £80,000 - 1
Redhill - 1 £75,000 -
Data Science
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 37 (82.22%) Python
2 34 (75.56%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) R
4 20 (44.44%) SDLC
5 18 (40.00%) Analytics
5 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
6 17 (37.78%) Mentoring
6 17 (37.78%) C#
6 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (35.56%) TDD
7 16 (35.56%) Statistics
7 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
7 16 (35.56%) .NET
7 16 (35.56%) Visual Studio
7 16 (35.56%) Microservices
7 16 (35.56%) AngularJS
7 16 (35.56%) SOLID
7 16 (35.56%) Test Automation
7 16 (35.56%) Domain-Driven Design
7 16 (35.56%) SaaS
7 16 (35.56%) Machine Learning
7 16 (35.56%) CQRS
7 16 (35.56%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
8 15 (33.33%) SAS
9 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (31.11%) Mathematics
10 13 (28.89%) Power BI
11 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse

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 15 (33.33%) SAS
2 10 (22.22%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.67%) Stata
2 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (35.56%) SaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (2.22%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) Power BI
2 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (20.00%) Big Data
3 9 (20.00%) Data Lake
4 8 (17.78%) Apache Hive
4 8 (17.78%) Hadoop
5 5 (11.11%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.22%) OLAP
7 1 (2.22%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.22%) Advertising
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Games
1 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) C# Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Data Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Data Scientist
5 6 (13.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Data Scientist
7 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Data Science Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Data Visualisation Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Graduate
8 2 (4.44%) Junior
8 2 (4.44%) Junior Data Scientist
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Data Analytics Specialist
9 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Insight Director
9 1 (2.22%) Report Specialist
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
1 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
1 16 (35.56%) AngularJS
2 8 (17.78%) Apache Tez
3 2 (4.44%) REST
3 2 (4.44%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (17.78%) Pricing Data
3 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) SDLC
2 18 (40.00%) Analytics
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
3 17 (37.78%) Mentoring
4 16 (35.56%) CQRS
4 16 (35.56%) Domain-Driven Design
4 16 (35.56%) Machine Learning
4 16 (35.56%) Microservices
4 16 (35.56%) SOLID
4 16 (35.56%) Statistics
4 16 (35.56%) TDD
4 16 (35.56%) Test Automation
5 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (31.11%) Mathematics
7 11 (24.44%) Economics
8 10 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 9 (20.00%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) Python
2 34 (75.56%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) R
4 17 (37.78%) C#
5 8 (17.78%) HiveQL
6 7 (15.56%) MATLAB
7 4 (8.89%) Java
8 2 (4.44%) Scala
8 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) PhD
3 3 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (2.22%) Nintex