Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 238 224
Rank change year-on-year +65 -14 +86
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 66 14 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.26% 0.24% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.27% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 62 12 29
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% +6.82% +2.80%
10th Percentile £34,809 £40,375 £34,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £69,875 £66,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -14.55% +22.22%

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 4,663 5,259 6,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 89.06% 89.90% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,862 4,267 5,234
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,275 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +3 15 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Leatherhead - 15 £50,000 - 1
Epsom - 10 £45,000 - 1
Camberley - 6 £62,500 -
Chertsey - 3 £85,000 -
Godalming - 2 £70,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £50,000 -
Data Science
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 43 (65.15%) Python
2 25 (37.88%) SQL
3 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 23 (34.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (33.33%) R
5 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (33.33%) Machine Learning
6 20 (30.30%) Analytics
6 20 (30.30%) Microservices
6 20 (30.30%) Java
6 20 (30.30%) C#
7 19 (28.79%) .NET
7 19 (28.79%) Big Data
8 18 (27.27%) Visualisation
9 17 (25.76%) Domain-Driven Design
9 17 (25.76%) .NET Framework
9 17 (25.76%) TDD
10 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
10 16 (24.24%) CQRS
11 15 (22.73%) Apache Spark
11 15 (22.73%) Mathematics
12 14 (21.21%) Degree
12 14 (21.21%) Statistical Analysis
12 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
12 14 (21.21%) SaaS
12 14 (21.21%) Visual Studio
12 14 (21.21%) SDLC
12 14 (21.21%) SOLID
13 13 (19.70%) Data Analytics
13 13 (19.70%) PhD

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 (22.73%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.58%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.06%) SAS
4 3 (4.55%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.55%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.52%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (21.21%) SaaS
3 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.55%) Serverless
5 1 (1.52%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.52%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) Big Data
2 10 (15.15%) Data Mining
2 10 (15.15%) Hadoop
2 10 (15.15%) Power BI
3 9 (13.64%) Apache Hive
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.06%) Data Lake
7 3 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (4.55%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (4.55%) HBase
7 3 (4.55%) Impala
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.55%) GoCD
2 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) Protractor
2 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.09%) Advertising
2 3 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 20 (30.30%) Data Scientist
3 19 (28.79%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Data Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Graduate
6 6 (9.09%) Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Data Scientist
7 5 (7.58%) Backend Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (7.58%) Performance Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Performance Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Lead C# Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 19 (28.79%) .NET
3 17 (25.76%) .NET Framework
4 9 (13.64%) CSS
4 9 (13.64%) D3.js
4 9 (13.64%) HTML
5 7 (10.61%) Node.js
5 7 (10.61%) Pandas
5 7 (10.61%) React
6 6 (9.09%) ggplot
7 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.58%) jQuery
8 4 (6.06%) HTML5
8 4 (6.06%) NumPy
9 3 (4.55%) .NET Core
9 3 (4.55%) Angular 2
9 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (4.55%) Bokeh
9 3 (4.55%) J2EE
9 3 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.58%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (4.55%) User Experience
7 2 (3.03%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 20 (30.30%) Analytics
2 20 (30.30%) Microservices
3 18 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 17 (25.76%) Domain-Driven Design
4 17 (25.76%) TDD
5 16 (24.24%) CQRS
6 15 (22.73%) Mathematics
7 14 (21.21%) SDLC
7 14 (21.21%) SOLID
7 14 (21.21%) Statistical Analysis
7 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
8 13 (19.70%) Data Analytics
9 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 9 (13.64%) Data Engineering
11 9 (13.64%) Physics
12 8 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) Python
2 25 (37.88%) SQL
3 22 (33.33%) R
4 20 (30.30%) C#
4 20 (30.30%) Java
5 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.58%) C++
6 5 (7.58%) Scala
7 4 (6.06%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.55%) Kotlin
8 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.03%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.52%) C
10 1 (1.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 13 (19.70%) PhD
3 2 (3.03%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Docker
1 3 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Tableau
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) Talend
4 1 (1.52%) Nintex