Data Analysis Jobs

Data Analysis
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Data Analysis skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Data Analysis over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 93 130 122
Rank change year-on-year +37 -8 +57
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 3,042 2,517 5,409
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.77% 2.72% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 2.85% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,584 1,315 2,185
10th Percentile £30,413 £30,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.96% -3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.61% +2.22%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Data Analysis falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 90,810 88,242 165,721
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.65% 95.42% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 62,635 53,650 83,244
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,818 £33,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £43,896
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +8.81%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the UK

Data Analysis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Analysis.

Salary trend for Data Analysis in the UK

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analysis over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in the UK

Data Analysis
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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 +45 2,749 £52,500 - 616
UK excluding London +40 2,093 £50,000 +17.65% 426
Work from Home +31 942 £52,500 +5.00% 233
London +45 841 £60,000 -7.69% 219
Midlands +16 618 £50,000 +25.00% 88
South East +53 466 £50,000 - 106
West Midlands +10 459 £50,000 +28.21% 46
North of England +38 445 £55,000 +46.67% 132
North West +1 229 £57,000 +62.86% 89
South West +12 194 £54,500 +25.27% 50
East of England +22 171 £50,000 -2.44% 45
Scotland -22 168 £55,000 +49.87% 16
East Midlands +22 159 £45,000 - 43
Yorkshire +69 157 £50,000 +17.65% 27
North East +3 59 £42,250 +8.33% 19
Wales -6 22 £53,500 +24.23% 6
Northern Ireland +25 8 £57,500 +27.78% 3

Data Analysis
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 94 (3.09%) SAS
2 61 (2.01%) SharePoint
3 42 (1.38%) Apache Spark
4 31 (1.02%) Apache
5 24 (0.79%) Confluence
6 21 (0.69%) CMS
7 16 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
8 12 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (0.33%) ArcGIS
9 10 (0.33%) Microsoft Exchange
10 5 (0.16%) Jupyter
11 4 (0.13%) WordPress
12 3 (0.099%) Moodle
13 2 (0.066%) MTS
14 1 (0.033%) Luigi
Applications
1 671 (22.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 377 (12.39%) Microsoft Office
3 79 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 46 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
5 24 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.79%) SPSS
6 17 (0.56%) Windchill
7 14 (0.46%) Trello
8 8 (0.26%) Simulink
9 6 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.13%) Stata
11 3 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.066%) InDesign
12 2 (0.066%) InVision
12 2 (0.066%) LaTeX
12 2 (0.066%) Microsoft Project
12 2 (0.066%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.066%) Sketch
12 2 (0.066%) Zeplin
13 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 26 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.56%) Teamcenter
3 14 (0.46%) Primavera
4 12 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 10 (0.33%) NEC Housing
6 7 (0.23%) SAP Business One
7 6 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.20%) Raiser’s Edge
8 5 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.13%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.13%) SAP IBP
9 4 (0.13%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.099%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.099%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.099%) Sage 300 ERP
10 3 (0.099%) SAP S/4HANA
11 2 (0.066%) Magento
11 2 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 637 (20.94%) Power Platform
2 444 (14.60%) AWS
3 427 (14.04%) Azure
4 89 (2.93%) Azure DevOps
5 75 (2.47%) Microsoft 365
6 59 (1.94%) GCP
7 55 (1.81%) SaaS
8 54 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
9 50 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
10 43 (1.41%) Serverless
11 41 (1.35%) Snowflake
12 37 (1.22%) PowerApps
13 35 (1.15%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 33 (1.08%) Power Automate
15 30 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
16 23 (0.76%) Google Sheets
17 21 (0.69%) Amazon S3
17 21 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
18 19 (0.62%) Google Analytics
19 18 (0.59%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.53%) Network Security
2 15 (0.49%) Firewall
2 15 (0.49%) Intranet
3 14 (0.46%) HTTP
4 11 (0.36%) Ethernet
5 10 (0.33%) DSL
6 7 (0.23%) DNS
6 7 (0.23%) Internet
6 7 (0.23%) LAN
6 7 (0.23%) WAN
7 6 (0.20%) WPA
8 5 (0.16%) Broadband
8 5 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.16%) NAS
8 5 (0.16%) SAN
8 5 (0.16%) SD-WAN
8 5 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.16%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.16%) VPN
8 5 (0.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (20.25%) Power BI
2 451 (14.83%) Tableau
3 244 (8.02%) Data Warehouse
4 161 (5.29%) SQL Server
5 84 (2.76%) Data Vault
6 82 (2.70%) Big Data
7 69 (2.27%) Data Lake
7 69 (2.27%) Metadata
8 52 (1.71%) GIS
8 52 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 50 (1.64%) Relational Database
10 49 (1.61%) NoSQL
11 48 (1.58%) Data Mining
11 48 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (1.15%) QlikView
13 33 (1.08%) Delta Lake
14 28 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (0.89%) Geospatial Data
15 27 (0.89%) Hadoop
16 26 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 177 (5.82%) Git
2 105 (3.45%) JIRA
3 19 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.30%) GitLab
7 8 (0.26%) AdminStudio
7 8 (0.26%) InstallShield
7 8 (0.26%) MSI
8 7 (0.23%) LabVIEW
8 7 (0.23%) Toad
9 5 (0.16%) Postman
9 5 (0.16%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.13%) Charles Proxy
11 2 (0.066%) CANoe
11 2 (0.066%) ERwin
11 2 (0.066%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.066%) MLflow
11 2 (0.066%) Selenium
11 2 (0.066%) TestRail
General
1 1,284 (42.21%) Social Skills
2 840 (27.61%) Analytical Skills
3 808 (26.56%) Finance
4 538 (17.69%) Presentation Skills
5 477 (15.68%) Retail
6 410 (13.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 251 (8.25%) Legal
8 220 (7.23%) Military
9 212 (6.97%) Marketing
10 211 (6.94%) Law
11 131 (4.31%) Banking
12 103 (3.39%) Public Sector
13 101 (3.32%) Manufacturing
14 89 (2.93%) Influencing Skills
14 89 (2.93%) Organisational Skills
15 58 (1.91%) Publishing
16 56 (1.84%) Investment Banking
17 55 (1.81%) Back Office
18 50 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
19 48 (1.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 874 (28.73%) Analyst
2 464 (15.25%) Data Analyst
3 455 (14.96%) Senior
4 244 (8.02%) Graduate
5 237 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
6 230 (7.56%) Lead
7 191 (6.28%) Data Scientist
8 144 (4.73%) Senior Data Analyst
9 134 (4.40%) Data Engineer
10 124 (4.08%) Developer
11 107 (3.52%) Software Engineer
12 95 (3.12%) Architect
13 94 (3.09%) Data Manager
14 89 (2.93%) Business Analyst
15 69 (2.27%) Data Architect
16 67 (2.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 66 (2.17%) Consultant
18 48 (1.58%) AWS Engineer
18 48 (1.58%) AWS Software Engineer
19 43 (1.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (1.55%) .NET
2 42 (1.38%) Pandas
3 40 (1.31%) CSS
3 40 (1.31%) HTML
4 37 (1.22%) React
5 30 (0.99%) PySpark
6 27 (0.89%) JSON
6 27 (0.89%) Kafka
6 27 (0.89%) Web Services
7 23 (0.76%) AngularJS
8 22 (0.72%) NumPy
9 21 (0.69%) XML
10 18 (0.59%) .NET Core
10 18 (0.59%) ASP.NET
11 15 (0.49%) Lambda Expressions
11 15 (0.49%) Node.js
11 15 (0.49%) PyTorch
11 15 (0.49%) REST
11 15 (0.49%) scikit-learn
11 15 (0.49%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 554 (18.21%) Onboarding
2 303 (9.96%) Algorithms
3 227 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 120 (3.94%) Data Structures
5 103 (3.39%) Product Ownership
6 82 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
7 63 (2.07%) Cloud Native
8 57 (1.87%) Credit Risk
9 53 (1.74%) Reinsurance
10 48 (1.58%) Public Cloud
11 33 (1.08%) Life Science
11 33 (1.08%) STB
12 32 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
13 27 (0.89%) Data Centre
14 24 (0.79%) Driving Licence
15 23 (0.76%) IoT
16 21 (0.69%) Mobile App
16 21 (0.69%) NHS
16 21 (0.69%) Reference Data
16 21 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (1.61%) Windows
2 46 (1.51%) Linux
3 10 (0.33%) Windows 10
3 10 (0.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (0.26%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.23%) Android
5 7 (0.23%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.20%) Mac OS
6 6 (0.20%) Unix
7 5 (0.16%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.066%) AIX
8 2 (0.066%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.033%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.033%) Robot Operating System
9 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,148 (37.74%) Problem-Solving
2 857 (28.17%) Analytics
3 718 (23.60%) Business Intelligence
4 678 (22.29%) Mathematics
5 648 (21.30%) Visualisation
6 570 (18.74%) Decision-Making
7 546 (17.95%) Customer Service
8 490 (16.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 487 (16.01%) Mentoring
10 460 (15.12%) Agile
11 425 (13.97%) Computer Science
12 414 (13.61%) Data Science
13 367 (12.06%) Data Modelling
14 349 (11.47%) Actionable Insight
15 337 (11.08%) Process Improvement
16 333 (10.95%) Data Management
17 330 (10.85%) Data Visualisation
18 314 (10.32%) ETL
19 312 (10.26%) Coaching
20 307 (10.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 999 (32.84%) SQL
2 740 (24.33%) Python
3 142 (4.67%) R
4 99 (3.25%) Java
5 82 (2.70%) C#
6 79 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 53 (1.74%) T-SQL
8 45 (1.48%) PowerShell
9 43 (1.41%) VBA
10 39 (1.28%) Data Analysis Expressions
11 33 (1.08%) MATLAB
12 30 (0.99%) Scala
13 22 (0.72%) C
14 21 (0.69%) C++
14 21 (0.69%) VB
15 17 (0.56%) PL/SQL
15 17 (0.56%) TypeScript
16 16 (0.53%) Go
17 14 (0.46%) Bash
18 10 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1,423 (46.78%) Degree
2 229 (7.53%) HNC
3 176 (5.79%) DBS Check
4 161 (5.29%) Master's Degree
5 126 (4.14%) Security Cleared
6 106 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 63 (2.07%) SC Cleared
8 47 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 47 (1.55%) PhD
9 38 (1.25%) MBA
10 31 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
11 26 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
12 18 (0.59%) CIMA
13 16 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (0.46%) CFA
15 10 (0.33%) APMP
15 10 (0.33%) PMI Certification
16 9 (0.30%) CISSP
17 8 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
18 7 (0.23%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (8.84%) Data Quality
2 99 (3.25%) QA
3 53 (1.74%) Accessibility
4 48 (1.58%) IFRS
5 46 (1.51%) GDPR
6 40 (1.31%) IFRS 9
7 28 (0.92%) Actionable Recommendations
8 27 (0.89%) PMO
9 19 (0.62%) Good Clinical Practice
10 17 (0.56%) SLA
11 10 (0.33%) ISO 9001
12 7 (0.23%) COBIT
12 7 (0.23%) NIST
13 4 (0.13%) CDISC
13 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (0.13%) MiFID
14 3 (0.099%) P3O
14 3 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 2 (0.066%) GLP
15 2 (0.066%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 29 (0.95%) Docker
3 14 (0.46%) Firmware
4 13 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.099%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.066%) HDFS
9 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.033%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.033%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 43 (1.41%) Kubernetes
2 16 (0.53%) SCCM
3 10 (0.33%) SCOM
3 10 (0.33%) WSUS
4 9 (0.30%) Terraform
5 7 (0.23%) SysTrack
6 4 (0.13%) Ansible
6 4 (0.13%) Progress Chef
7 3 (0.099%) Puppet
8 2 (0.066%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.066%) Functional Safety
8 2 (0.066%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.033%) FTK
9 1 (0.033%) Grafana
9 1 (0.033%) Iperf
9 1 (0.033%) Nmap
9 1 (0.033%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 497 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 286 (9.40%) Databricks
3 99 (3.25%) Oracle
4 85 (2.79%) Google
5 63 (2.07%) Informatica
6 51 (1.68%) SAP
7 45 (1.48%) Alteryx
8 43 (1.41%) Salesforce
9 42 (1.38%) ServiceNow
10 29 (0.95%) Adobe
11 16 (0.53%) Cognos
11 16 (0.53%) VMware
12 13 (0.43%) Splunk
13 12 (0.39%) HP
13 12 (0.39%) Sparx
14 11 (0.36%) ESRI
14 11 (0.36%) Sage
15 10 (0.33%) NEC
15 10 (0.33%) Riverbed
15 10 (0.33%) Sybase