The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 200 197
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 1390 1798 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.63% 1.73% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.95% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 1470 1436
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75940 92082 94020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62461 76226 76084
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the UK

Data Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in the UK

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in the UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 1262 £45,000 - 212
London -19 579 £55,000 - 82
South East +23 263 £45,000 +5.88% 45
City of London -24 113 £52,500 +5.00% 26
East of England +57 91 £40,000 -3.61% 12
West Midlands +4 78 £37,500 +4.11% 16
Scotland +11 77 £44,500 -15.23% 8
North West -53 72 £34,500 -1.42% 20
Yorkshire +40 70 £45,000 +50.00% 16
Surrey +45 58 £55,000 +46.66% 7
West Yorkshire +34 57 £45,000 +53.84% 10
Hertfordshire +45 53 £40,000 +3.22% 3
East Midlands +22 49 £36,500 +16.80% 3
South West -69 48 £30,402 -39.19% 12
Oxfordshire +21 47 £47,500 -13.63% 9
Hampshire +14 47 £45,000 - 7
Leeds +24 46 £43,750 +49.57% 7
Berkshire +21 46 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Manchester -53 40 £32,500 -10.34% 13
Edinburgh +2 39 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Birmingham +16 33 £37,500 +31.02% 2
Glasgow +7 33 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 32 £31,750 -3.78% 8
Oxford +6 29 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Nottinghamshire +18 24 £25,000 -44.44% 2
Wales -19 20 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Sussex +3 18 £55,000 +42.85% 3
Cheshire -3 18 £35,000 +34.61% 6
Redhill +16 17 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 17 £44,000 -16.19% 3

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data 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 Data Analysis.

1 1333 (47.90%) SQL
2 786 (28.24%) Finance
3 762 (27.38%) Analytical Skills
4 692 (24.87%) Business Intelligence
5 648 (23.28%) Degree
6 575 (20.66%) Analytics
7 550 (19.76%) MS Excel
8 543 (19.51%) Microsoft
9 540 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
10 525 (18.86%) SQL Server
11 382 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
12 345 (12.40%) Python
13 322 (11.57%) Data Modelling
14 297 (10.67%) Marketing
15 291 (10.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 289 (10.38%) ETL
17 284 (10.20%) Oracle
18 272 (9.77%) Computer Science
19 271 (9.74%) Business Analysis
20 268 (9.63%) Big Data
21 263 (9.45%) Mathematics
22 262 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 261 (9.38%) Visualisation
24 249 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
25 231 (8.30%) Project Management
26 226 (8.12%) T-SQL
27 216 (7.76%) Banking
28 208 (7.47%) R
29 206 (7.40%) CRM
30 205 (7.37%) Statistics

Data 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
1 183 (6.58%) SAS
2 109 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 95 (3.41%) Apache Spark
4 47 (1.69%) Apache
5 34 (1.22%) Apache Pig
6 30 (1.08%) Confluence
6 30 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (0.68%) CICS
8 17 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 15 (0.54%) OpenStack
10 13 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (0.47%) GlassFish
11 11 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
11 11 (0.40%) CMS
11 11 (0.40%) Jupyter
12 10 (0.36%) IIS
12 10 (0.36%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.32%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.29%) ArcGIS
14 8 (0.29%) Smallworld
Applications
1 550 (19.76%) MS Excel
2 188 (6.76%) MS Office
3 130 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 75 (2.69%) SPSS
5 74 (2.66%) MS Visio
6 34 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
7 29 (1.04%) MS Project
8 8 (0.29%) GNU Octave
9 7 (0.25%) EViews
10 5 (0.18%) AutoCAD
10 5 (0.18%) SPSS Modeler
11 4 (0.14%) Stata
12 3 (0.11%) Mathcad
12 3 (0.11%) Simulink
13 2 (0.072%) Weka
14 1 (0.036%) Autodesk Inventor
14 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 15 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 14 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.36%) Endur
6 10 (0.36%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 10 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.36%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.32%) FastStats
7 9 (0.32%) Markit EDM
8 8 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (0.29%) Sage 200
9 7 (0.25%) NetSuite
9 7 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
10 6 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
10 6 (0.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 79 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (2.19%) Google Analytics
3 43 (1.55%) SaaS
4 31 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
6 21 (0.75%) PaaS
7 20 (0.72%) IaaS
8 19 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.65%) AdWords
10 17 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.54%) GitHub
12 14 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
13 12 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (0.40%) Office 365
15 9 (0.32%) G Suite
15 9 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
16 7 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
17 5 (0.18%) Amazon S3
18 4 (0.14%) Taleo
19 3 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.08%) Intranet
2 28 (1.01%) Internet
3 24 (0.86%) DNS
3 24 (0.86%) SAN
4 19 (0.68%) HTTP
4 19 (0.68%) Wireshark
5 14 (0.50%) Wireless
6 13 (0.47%) DHCP
7 12 (0.43%) SSL
7 12 (0.43%) VPN
8 10 (0.36%) 802.11
8 10 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.32%) tcpdump
10 8 (0.29%) LAN
10 8 (0.29%) WAN
11 5 (0.18%) Firewall
12 4 (0.14%) Broadband
12 4 (0.14%) FTP
12 4 (0.14%) Network Security
13 3 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 525 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 382 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
3 291 (10.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 268 (9.63%) Big Data
5 262 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 158 (5.68%) Relational Database
7 138 (4.96%) Power BI
8 136 (4.89%) Hadoop
9 135 (4.85%) Data Mining
10 125 (4.49%) MySQL
10 125 (4.49%) QlikView
11 103 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 99 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 90 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
14 82 (2.95%) NoSQL
15 81 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
16 80 (2.87%) RDBMS
17 73 (2.62%) MS Access
18 69 (2.48%) MongoDB
19 57 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 73 (2.62%) JIRA
2 68 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 35 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 34 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 34 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
5 28 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
6 27 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (0.90%) Selenium
8 22 (0.79%) Maven
9 19 (0.68%) WebDriver
10 18 (0.65%) Hudson
10 18 (0.65%) JUnit
10 18 (0.65%) TeamCity
11 16 (0.57%) LSMW
12 15 (0.54%) ERwin
13 14 (0.50%) Vagrant
14 13 (0.47%) Ant
14 13 (0.47%) Eclipse
14 13 (0.47%) Gradle
15 12 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 786 (28.24%) Finance
2 297 (10.67%) Marketing
3 216 (7.76%) Banking
4 170 (6.11%) Retail
5 145 (5.21%) Legal
6 106 (3.81%) Telecoms
7 67 (2.41%) Games
8 56 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 52 (1.87%) Advertising
10 46 (1.65%) Law
11 44 (1.58%) Back Office
12 35 (1.26%) Automotive
12 35 (1.26%) Front Office
13 32 (1.15%) Publishing
14 29 (1.04%) Financial Institution
15 24 (0.86%) Investment Banking
16 19 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
17 17 (0.61%) Electronics
17 17 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1278 (45.92%) Analyst
2 490 (17.61%) Data Analyst
3 464 (16.67%) Developer
4 324 (11.64%) Business Analyst
5 233 (8.37%) SQL Analyst
6 170 (6.11%) Data Scientist
7 156 (5.61%) Senior Analyst
8 149 (5.35%) SQL Data Analyst
9 146 (5.25%) Consultant
10 111 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 87 (3.13%) Architect
12 86 (3.09%) Report Analyst
13 85 (3.05%) Senior Developer
14 84 (3.02%) SQL Developer
15 80 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 63 (2.26%) Support Analyst
16 63 (2.26%) Systems Analyst
17 61 (2.19%) Junior
18 55 (1.98%) Analyst Developer
18 55 (1.98%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (4.99%) .NET
2 116 (4.17%) XML
3 112 (4.02%) HTML
4 96 (3.45%) CSS
5 70 (2.52%) AngularJS
5 70 (2.52%) Web Services
6 50 (1.80%) ASP.NET
7 35 (1.26%) D3.js
8 30 (1.08%) RESTful
9 28 (1.01%) MDX
10 27 (0.97%) Ajax
10 27 (0.97%) jQuery
10 27 (0.97%) Natural Language Processing
10 27 (0.97%) REST
11 26 (0.93%) JSON
11 26 (0.93%) SOAP
12 24 (0.86%) Pandas
13 23 (0.83%) Kafka
14 22 (0.79%) J2EE
15 21 (0.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 762 (27.38%) Analytical Skills
2 272 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 192 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 155 (5.57%) Algorithms
5 110 (3.95%) User Experience
6 75 (2.69%) Data Structures
7 46 (1.65%) Fixed Income
7 46 (1.65%) Social Media
8 38 (1.37%) Fintech
9 36 (1.29%) Credit Risk
10 32 (1.15%) Equities
11 31 (1.11%) iPad
12 29 (1.04%) Virtual Team
13 25 (0.90%) Derivative
13 25 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
13 25 (0.90%) Life Science
14 24 (0.86%) Mainframe
15 22 (0.79%) Mobile App
15 22 (0.79%) Reference Data
16 18 (0.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 168 (6.04%) Windows
2 150 (5.39%) Linux
3 84 (3.02%) Unix
4 43 (1.55%) Windows Server
5 32 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 17 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (0.47%) CentOS
8 13 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 12 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.40%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.36%) Windows Vista
12 8 (0.29%) Solaris
13 7 (0.25%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.18%) Android
15 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.11%) AIX
16 3 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (24.87%) Business Intelligence
2 575 (20.66%) Analytics
3 540 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 322 (11.57%) Data Modelling
5 289 (10.38%) ETL
6 271 (9.74%) Business Analysis
7 263 (9.45%) Mathematics
8 261 (9.38%) Visualisation
9 249 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 231 (8.30%) Project Management
11 206 (7.40%) CRM
12 205 (7.37%) Statistics
13 198 (7.11%) Data Management
14 178 (6.40%) Data Analytics
15 169 (6.07%) Machine Learning
16 161 (5.79%) Data Visualisation
16 161 (5.79%) Scrum
17 150 (5.39%) SDLC
18 148 (5.32%) Migration
19 145 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1333 (47.90%) SQL
2 345 (12.40%) Python
3 226 (8.12%) T-SQL
4 208 (7.47%) R
5 198 (7.11%) Java
6 176 (6.32%) JavaScript
7 152 (5.46%) C#
8 135 (4.85%) PL/SQL
9 122 (4.38%) VBA
10 108 (3.88%) C++
11 84 (3.02%) PHP
12 73 (2.62%) MATLAB
13 72 (2.59%) C
14 60 (2.16%) Scala
15 44 (1.58%) Perl
16 43 (1.55%) VB
17 35 (1.26%) Ruby
17 35 (1.26%) Shell Script
18 26 (0.93%) Bash Shell
19 24 (0.86%) JCL
Qualifications
1 648 (23.28%) Degree
2 94 (3.38%) PhD
3 39 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 35 (1.26%) ISEB
4 35 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 29 (1.04%) CISA
7 22 (0.79%) PCI QSA
8 20 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 18 (0.65%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.54%) MCP
10 15 (0.54%) PMP
11 14 (0.50%) MCSA
12 13 (0.47%) CCNA
12 13 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.47%) MCSE
13 9 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (0.29%) CIMA
14 8 (0.29%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.29%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (6.40%) QA
2 172 (6.18%) Data Quality
3 65 (2.34%) SLA
4 43 (1.55%) PCI DSS
5 29 (1.04%) PMO
6 12 (0.43%) GDPR
6 12 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.40%) MiFID
8 8 (0.29%) EMIR
9 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.11%) GCP
10 3 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
10 3 (0.11%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.072%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.072%) GLP
11 2 (0.072%) HL7
11 2 (0.072%) IFRS
11 2 (0.072%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.036%) UCITS
System Software
1 44 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 23 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.65%) Docker
4 10 (0.36%) HDFS
4 10 (0.36%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 9 (0.32%) Ceph
6 7 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.14%) KVM
9 2 (0.072%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.072%) vSphere
10 1 (0.036%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.036%) Firmware
10 1 (0.036%) LXC
10 1 (0.036%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.036%) Xen
10 1 (0.036%) XenApp
10 1 (0.036%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (0.61%) Kibana
1 17 (0.61%) Tivoli
2 16 (0.57%) Ansible
3 13 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.43%) Ambari
4 12 (0.43%) Puppet
5 11 (0.40%) EnCase
6 9 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (0.32%) logstash
7 6 (0.22%) SCCM
8 5 (0.18%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.14%) FTK
9 4 (0.14%) SCOM
10 3 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.11%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.072%) Nagios
11 2 (0.072%) Oozie
11 2 (0.072%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.072%) Terraform
11 2 (0.072%) WSUS
Vendors
1 543 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 284 (10.20%) Oracle
3 196 (7.04%) Tableau
4 105 (3.77%) Google
5 101 (3.63%) SAP
6 83 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
7 62 (2.23%) IBM
8 55 (1.98%) Informatica
9 50 (1.80%) Cognos
9 50 (1.80%) Teradata
10 36 (1.29%) VMware
11 34 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
12 29 (1.04%) Alteryx
13 28 (1.01%) Adobe
13 28 (1.01%) Talend
14 25 (0.90%) Vermilion
15 19 (0.68%) Progress
16 17 (0.61%) HP
17 16 (0.57%) Cisco
18 15 (0.54%) Red Hat
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