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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 22 31 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 16,416 6,558 6,311
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 10.08% 7.22% 6.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.62% 7.73% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6,772 4,475 4,592
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -2.44% +6.96%
75th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £97,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Analytics 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 154,584 84,827 87,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.97% 93.35% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 82,248 63,321 70,426
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £44,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the UK

Analytics
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytics.

Salary trend for Analytics in the UK

Analytics
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Analytics in the UK

Analytics
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the UK over the 6 months to 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England +9 14,107 £65,000 +8.33% 1,031
London +4 9,167 £75,000 +7.14% 501
Work from Home +9 6,248 £62,500 +4.17% 365
UK excluding London +12 5,210 £55,000 +10.00% 571
South East +27 1,652 £57,500 +15.00% 161
North of England +9 1,276 £55,000 +4.26% 152
North West +16 803 £55,000 - 84
Midlands +8 722 £55,000 +10.00% 100
South West 0 610 £50,000 +8.11% 65
East of England +14 536 £55,000 +4.76% 46
West Midlands 0 486 £53,500 +1.90% 61
Yorkshire +8 408 £50,173 -8.78% 38
Scotland +3 400 £55,000 +4.76% 36
East Midlands +29 234 £57,000 +34.12% 39
Wales -11 75 £52,500 +50.00% 9
North East +24 65 £56,250 +37.20% 31
Northern Ireland -36 10 £44,000 +10.00% 4

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 with a requirement for Analytics.

1 6,379 (38.86%) Agile
2 6,117 (37.26%) SQL
3 5,790 (35.27%) Python
4 4,828 (29.41%) Finance
5 4,746 (28.91%) Social Skills
6 4,069 (24.79%) Data Analytics
7 4,003 (24.38%) AWS
8 3,919 (23.87%) Azure
9 3,795 (23.12%) Data Science
10 3,598 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
11 3,343 (20.36%) Analytical Skills
12 2,936 (17.88%) Degree
13 2,800 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
14 2,732 (16.64%) Software Engineering
15 2,654 (16.17%) Visualisation
16 2,644 (16.11%) Marketing
17 2,636 (16.06%) Machine Learning
18 2,611 (15.91%) DevOps
19 2,561 (15.60%) Google
20 2,357 (14.36%) Java
21 2,303 (14.03%) Power Platform
22 2,293 (13.97%) GCP
23 2,251 (13.71%) JavaScript
24 2,206 (13.44%) Data Modelling
25 2,204 (13.43%) CI/CD
26 2,190 (13.34%) Power BI
27 2,112 (12.87%) Big Data
28 2,097 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
29 2,033 (12.38%) Microsoft
30 2,023 (12.32%) ETL

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1,151 (7.01%) Apache Spark
2 600 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
3 559 (3.41%) Apache Airflow
4 495 (3.02%) Apache
5 460 (2.80%) SAS
6 410 (2.50%) CMS
7 318 (1.94%) Confluence
8 205 (1.25%) SharePoint
9 180 (1.10%) WordPress
10 112 (0.68%) Jupyter
11 96 (0.58%) Luigi
12 72 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 61 (0.37%) Apache Solr
14 60 (0.37%) Apache Pulsar
15 45 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
16 32 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
17 31 (0.19%) Drupal
18 30 (0.18%) IIS
19 29 (0.18%) Ethereum
20 25 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1,188 (7.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 383 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 364 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 221 (1.35%) Sketch
5 135 (0.82%) SPSS
6 124 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 117 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
8 101 (0.62%) InVision
9 98 (0.60%) Photoshop
10 95 (0.58%) MS Visio
11 67 (0.41%) Campfire
12 58 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
13 45 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
14 39 (0.24%) Adobe XD
15 35 (0.21%) Zeplin
16 27 (0.16%) Stata
17 23 (0.14%) InDesign
18 18 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
19 11 (0.067%) UXPin
20 9 (0.055%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 88 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (0.37%) Shopify
3 51 (0.31%) NetSuite
4 46 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
5 41 (0.25%) Magento
5 41 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 34 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 25 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
7 25 (0.15%) SessionCam
8 24 (0.15%) WebTrends
9 19 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
9 19 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
10 16 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
10 16 (0.097%) Sentinel
11 14 (0.085%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 13 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
12 13 (0.079%) IBM Planning Analytics
13 12 (0.073%) Oracle ERP
14 11 (0.067%) Eloqua
14 11 (0.067%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4,003 (24.38%) AWS
2 3,919 (23.87%) Azure
3 2,303 (14.03%) Power Platform
4 2,293 (13.97%) GCP
5 1,190 (7.25%) Google Analytics
6 1,047 (6.38%) Serverless
7 1,035 (6.30%) SaaS
8 769 (4.68%) GitHub
9 668 (4.07%) Snowflake
10 592 (3.61%) Azure Data Factory
11 564 (3.44%) Amazon S3
12 526 (3.20%) AWS Lambda
13 391 (2.38%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 376 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
15 367 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
16 283 (1.72%) Microsoft 365
17 279 (1.70%) Figma
18 275 (1.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
19 262 (1.60%) Amazon Kinesis
20 257 (1.57%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 252 (1.54%) Broadband
2 204 (1.24%) Internet
3 190 (1.16%) Firewall
4 135 (0.82%) HTTP
5 129 (0.79%) Network Security
6 103 (0.63%) VPN
7 95 (0.58%) DNS
8 83 (0.51%) TCP/IP
9 55 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
9 55 (0.34%) Cisco IPT
10 44 (0.27%) Wireless
11 38 (0.23%) Skype
12 35 (0.21%) SNA
13 32 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
14 28 (0.17%) WebEx
15 27 (0.16%) Intranet
16 25 (0.15%) DHCP
17 22 (0.13%) LAN
18 21 (0.13%) 5G
19 17 (0.10%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,190 (13.34%) Power BI
2 2,112 (12.87%) Big Data
3 2,097 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
4 1,653 (10.07%) Tableau
5 1,216 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 1,167 (7.11%) SQL Server
7 1,144 (6.97%) Data Lake
8 891 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
9 801 (4.88%) BigQuery
10 793 (4.83%) Relational Database
11 732 (4.46%) MySQL
12 711 (4.33%) Hadoop
13 623 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 529 (3.22%) Amazon Redshift
15 499 (3.04%) MongoDB
16 466 (2.84%) Looker
17 398 (2.42%) Metadata
18 383 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 333 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 294 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1,374 (8.37%) Git (software)
2 918 (5.59%) JIRA
3 684 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 367 (2.24%) GitLab
5 218 (1.33%) Cypress.io
6 208 (1.27%) Selenium
7 166 (1.01%) TeamCity
8 164 (1.00%) webpack
9 161 (0.98%) Bitbucket
10 155 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
11 143 (0.87%) Visual Studio
12 110 (0.67%) CircleCI
13 95 (0.58%) Maven
14 94 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
15 84 (0.51%) Gradle
15 84 (0.51%) Travis CI
16 78 (0.48%) IBM UrbanCode
17 76 (0.46%) Postman
18 71 (0.43%) Storybook
19 69 (0.42%) JUnit
General
1 4,828 (29.41%) Finance
2 4,746 (28.91%) Social Skills
3 3,343 (20.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2,644 (16.11%) Marketing
5 1,356 (8.26%) Retail
6 1,024 (6.24%) Banking
7 985 (6.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 660 (4.02%) Presentation Skills
9 615 (3.75%) Games
10 579 (3.53%) Legal
11 547 (3.33%) Public Sector
12 540 (3.29%) Advertising
13 507 (3.09%) Law
14 439 (2.67%) Front Office
15 402 (2.45%) Organisational Skills
16 398 (2.42%) Manufacturing
17 369 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 338 (2.06%) Influencing Skills
19 313 (1.91%) Financial Institution
20 306 (1.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2,972 (18.10%) Developer
2 2,373 (14.46%) Analyst
3 1,965 (11.97%) Data Engineer
4 1,293 (7.88%) Software Engineer
5 1,100 (6.70%) Architect
6 901 (5.49%) Data Analyst
7 750 (4.57%) Senior Developer
8 561 (3.42%) Data Manager
9 550 (3.35%) Senior Data Engineer
10 540 (3.29%) Consultant
10 540 (3.29%) Data Scientist
11 528 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
12 495 (3.02%) Product Manager
13 485 (2.95%) Data Architect
14 452 (2.75%) Designer
15 426 (2.60%) Senior Software Engineer
16 419 (2.55%) Python Developer
17 417 (2.54%) Analytics Manager
18 411 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
19 400 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,858 (11.32%) React
2 1,343 (8.18%) HTML
3 1,187 (7.23%) CSS
4 1,122 (6.83%) .NET
5 854 (5.20%) Kafka
6 835 (5.09%) Node.js
7 651 (3.97%) REST
8 527 (3.21%) AngularJS
9 489 (2.98%) RESTful
10 478 (2.91%) Web Services
11 463 (2.82%) Pandas
12 439 (2.67%) Spring
13 436 (2.66%) Redux
14 413 (2.52%) HTML5
15 347 (2.11%) JSON
16 342 (2.08%) Sass
17 329 (2.00%) .NET Core
18 321 (1.96%) scikit-learn
19 305 (1.86%) PySpark
20 293 (1.78%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 1,927 (11.74%) User Experience
2 880 (5.36%) Algorithms
3 639 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
4 592 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 477 (2.91%) Data Structures
6 467 (2.84%) Social Media
7 466 (2.84%) Equities
8 441 (2.69%) Cloud Native
9 428 (2.61%) IoT
10 386 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
11 368 (2.24%) Mobile App
12 365 (2.22%) Derivative
13 350 (2.13%) Fixed Income
14 332 (2.02%) Hedge funds
15 327 (1.99%) Public Cloud
16 319 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 308 (1.88%) Blog
18 279 (1.70%) Virtual Team
19 258 (1.57%) PMI
20 252 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 989 (6.02%) Linux
2 628 (3.83%) Windows
3 264 (1.61%) Android
4 263 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 260 (1.58%) Unix
6 83 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 65 (0.40%) Mesosphere
8 50 (0.30%) CentOS
9 42 (0.26%) Mac OS
10 40 (0.24%) Windows 10
11 37 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 36 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (0.11%) VMS
14 15 (0.091%) Windows Phone
15 13 (0.079%) Kali Linux
16 10 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (0.055%) Debian
17 9 (0.055%) Windows Server 2019
18 8 (0.049%) Windows Server 2016
19 5 (0.030%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,379 (38.86%) Agile
2 4,069 (24.79%) Data Analytics
3 3,795 (23.12%) Data Science
4 3,598 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
5 2,800 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
6 2,732 (16.64%) Software Engineering
7 2,654 (16.17%) Visualisation
8 2,636 (16.06%) Machine Learning
9 2,611 (15.91%) DevOps
10 2,206 (13.44%) Data Modelling
11 2,204 (13.43%) CI/CD
12 2,023 (12.32%) ETL
13 1,986 (12.10%) Artificial Intelligence
14 1,865 (11.36%) Data Engineering
15 1,833 (11.17%) Data Analysis
16 1,807 (11.01%) Computer Science
17 1,798 (10.95%) Mentoring
18 1,681 (10.24%) Decision-Making
19 1,530 (9.32%) Scrum
20 1,468 (8.94%) Data Pipeline
Programming Languages
1 6,117 (37.26%) SQL
2 5,790 (35.27%) Python
3 2,357 (14.36%) Java
4 2,251 (13.71%) JavaScript
5 1,333 (8.12%) C#
6 1,268 (7.72%) R
7 1,122 (6.83%) TypeScript
8 726 (4.42%) Scala
9 550 (3.35%) PowerShell
10 544 (3.31%) C++
11 521 (3.17%) C
12 466 (2.84%) T-SQL
13 422 (2.57%) Go
14 417 (2.54%) Bash
15 317 (1.93%) Ruby
16 294 (1.79%) PHP
17 223 (1.36%) VBA
18 160 (0.97%) Shell Script
19 151 (0.92%) Kotlin
20 146 (0.89%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2,936 (17.88%) Degree
2 648 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 538 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 371 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 340 (2.07%) PhD
6 277 (1.69%) Master's Degree
7 268 (1.63%) PMI Certification
8 223 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
9 145 (0.88%) AWS Certification
10 139 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 125 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
12 106 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
13 105 (0.64%) CISSP
14 96 (0.58%) DBS Check
15 88 (0.54%) DV Cleared
16 59 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 44 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
18 43 (0.26%) CISM
19 41 (0.25%) CISA
20 39 (0.24%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,069 (6.51%) QA
2 962 (5.86%) Data Quality
3 435 (2.65%) Accessibility
4 409 (2.49%) GDPR
5 171 (1.04%) SLA
6 112 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 101 (0.62%) Actionable Recommendations
8 89 (0.54%) WCAG
9 74 (0.45%) GRC
10 72 (0.44%) PMO
11 54 (0.33%) JSP 440
12 50 (0.30%) GxP
13 43 (0.26%) HIPAA
14 29 (0.18%) NIST
15 26 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
16 25 (0.15%) IFRS
17 24 (0.15%) IFRS 9
17 24 (0.15%) SOC 2
18 23 (0.14%) IEC 62304
18 23 (0.14%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1,607 (9.79%) Docker
2 146 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 99 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 54 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 52 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 44 (0.27%) Firmware
7 43 (0.26%) ISA Server
8 40 (0.24%) Apache Flume
9 31 (0.19%) HDFS
10 19 (0.12%) Hyper-V
11 16 (0.097%) Virtual Desktop
12 14 (0.085%) vSphere
13 10 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.037%) XenApp
15 5 (0.030%) Slurm Workload Manager
15 5 (0.030%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.024%) LXC
17 3 (0.018%) Ceph
17 3 (0.018%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 3 (0.018%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 1,491 (9.08%) Kubernetes
2 1,057 (6.44%) Terraform
3 465 (2.83%) Ansible
4 193 (1.18%) Prometheus
5 188 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
6 167 (1.02%) Kibana
7 164 (1.00%) Puppet
8 144 (0.88%) Grafana
9 78 (0.48%) logstash
10 69 (0.42%) Consul
11 65 (0.40%) Automic
12 55 (0.34%) SCCM
13 50 (0.30%) Oozie
14 41 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
15 27 (0.16%) Istio
16 24 (0.15%) Rancher
17 23 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
18 22 (0.13%) Kubeflow
19 20 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
19 20 (0.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 2,561 (15.60%) Google
2 2,033 (12.38%) Microsoft
3 759 (4.62%) Databricks
4 638 (3.89%) Oracle
5 627 (3.82%) Adobe
6 537 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
7 326 (1.99%) SAP
8 295 (1.80%) LexisNexis
9 231 (1.41%) Alteryx
10 200 (1.22%) Splunk
11 170 (1.04%) Apple
12 162 (0.99%) Teradata
13 158 (0.96%) Informatica
14 153 (0.93%) Facebook
15 126 (0.77%) Talend
16 123 (0.75%) IBM
17 118 (0.72%) Dell
18 117 (0.71%) Cognos
19 107 (0.65%) Cisco
20 104 (0.63%) MuleSoft