Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cluster Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cluster Analysis over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cluster Analysis
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1131 1182 1241
Rank change year-on-year +51 +59 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cluster Analysis 51 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.023% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.025% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 50 32 63
UK median annual salary £60,000 £41,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.71% -16.50% +2.04%
10th Percentile £38,097 £27,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £77,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +55.56% -15.63% +14.29%

Cluster Analysis 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 162377 170041 191608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.40% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 128248 141329 157803
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Cluster Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cluster Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cluster Analysis in the UK

Cluster Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cluster Analysis.

Salary trend for Cluster Analysis in the UK

Cluster Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cluster Analysis over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cluster Analysis in the UK

Cluster Analysis
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cluster Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
England +22 47 £60,000 +43.71% 8
London -1 26 £62,500 +6.38% 2
UK excluding London +48 25 £52,500 +55.56% 7
North of England -5 9 £60,000 +100.00% 3
North West -18 9 £60,000 +100.00% 1
South West +17 7 £39,991 -11.13% 1
South East +38 5 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Scotland - 4 £48,750 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cluster Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cluster Analysis.

1 43 (84.31%) SQL
2 42 (82.35%) Analytics
3 38 (74.51%) Big Data
4 36 (70.59%) Machine Learning
4 36 (70.59%) Python
4 36 (70.59%) Statistics
4 36 (70.59%) Hadoop
5 34 (66.67%) Data Mining
5 34 (66.67%) R
6 33 (64.71%) SAS
7 32 (62.75%) Apache Spark
8 31 (60.78%) Algorithms
9 27 (52.94%) Mathematics
10 26 (50.98%) Predictive Modelling
10 26 (50.98%) Apache Hive
11 25 (49.02%) Degree
12 20 (39.22%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (37.25%) Predictive Analytics
14 17 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
15 16 (31.37%) MongoDB
15 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
15 16 (31.37%) Scala
15 16 (31.37%) CHAID
15 16 (31.37%) Finance
16 15 (29.41%) Data Analytics
17 14 (27.45%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (27.45%) Logistic Regression
17 14 (27.45%) Neural Network
18 13 (25.49%) Text Mining
19 12 (23.53%) Statistical Analysis

Cluster Analysis
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 33 (64.71%) SAS
2 32 (62.75%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) SPSS
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (5.88%) S-PLUS
4 3 (5.88%) Stata
5 2 (3.92%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (74.51%) Big Data
2 36 (70.59%) Hadoop
3 34 (66.67%) Data Mining
4 26 (50.98%) Apache Hive
5 16 (31.37%) MongoDB
6 14 (27.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (25.49%) Text Mining
8 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
8 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
10 3 (5.88%) BigQuery
10 3 (5.88%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (5.88%) GIS
10 3 (5.88%) HBase
10 3 (5.88%) Impala
10 3 (5.88%) Power BI
10 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) RStudio
2 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Retail
3 7 (13.73%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Data Scientist
2 10 (19.61%) Senior Data Scientist
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Data Insight Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Insight Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Insight Data Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 1 (1.96%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Customer Insight Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Data Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Data Manager
6 1 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (5.88%) D3.js
2 3 (5.88%) TensorFlow
2 3 (5.88%) Theano
3 2 (3.92%) NumPy
3 2 (3.92%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 31 (60.78%) Algorithms
2 20 (39.22%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.88%) Blog
5 3 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.88%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (82.35%) Analytics
2 36 (70.59%) Machine Learning
2 36 (70.59%) Statistics
3 27 (52.94%) Mathematics
4 26 (50.98%) Predictive Modelling
5 19 (37.25%) Predictive Analytics
6 17 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
7 16 (31.37%) CHAID
8 15 (29.41%) Data Analytics
9 14 (27.45%) Logistic Regression
9 14 (27.45%) Neural Network
10 12 (23.53%) Statistical Analysis
10 12 (23.53%) Statistical Modelling
11 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
11 9 (17.65%) Visualisation
12 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (13.73%) Deep Learning
14 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
15 5 (9.80%) Bayesian Methods
15 5 (9.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) SQL
2 36 (70.59%) Python
3 34 (66.67%) R
4 16 (31.37%) Scala
5 9 (17.65%) MATLAB
6 7 (13.73%) Java
7 3 (5.88%) C
7 3 (5.88%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Degree
2 12 (23.53%) PhD
3 8 (15.69%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (5.88%) Postgraduate
6 2 (3.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Splunk
1 3 (5.88%) Tableau
2 2 (3.92%) Google
2 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft