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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 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 113 178 171
Rank change year-on-year +65 -7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 5,839 2,103 1,642
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.21% 1.95% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.08% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,220 1,345 1,136
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,938 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £78,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +18.75%

Data 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 173,273 101,154 73,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.36% 93.84% 92.90%
Number of salaries quoted 85,104 70,015 59,291
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,750
25th Percentile £44,842 £41,750 £41,250
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 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 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 +63 4,971 £55,000 +10.00% 279
London +56 2,756 £60,000 +4.35% 109
Work from Home +54 2,498 £55,000 +14.58% 102
UK excluding London +65 2,285 £46,500 +3.33% 186
South East +90 736 £52,500 +1.94% 41
Midlands +54 456 £45,000 +5.88% 30
North of England +11 387 £42,773 -0.53% 50
West Midlands +33 355 £45,000 +5.88% 25
South West +40 252 £45,000 -1.64% 19
East of England -14 219 £45,000 - 27
North West -17 204 £42,773 -4.95% 25
Scotland +50 199 £48,000 +1.05% 9
Yorkshire +12 149 £44,500 +8.54% 15
East Midlands +26 100 £45,500 +7.06% 5
North East 0 34 £40,000 -6.98% 10
Northern Ireland -8 24 £35,500 +18.33% 4
Wales -30 24 £43,750 +8.02% 6

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 2,486 (42.58%) SQL
2 2,193 (37.56%) Social Skills
3 2,116 (36.24%) Analytics
4 1,878 (32.16%) Python
5 1,799 (30.81%) Analytical Skills
6 1,746 (29.90%) Agile
7 1,569 (26.87%) Degree
8 1,525 (26.12%) Finance
9 1,445 (24.75%) Business Intelligence
10 1,308 (22.40%) Visualisation
11 1,253 (21.46%) Problem-Solving
12 1,169 (20.02%) Data Science
13 1,117 (19.13%) Power Platform
14 1,095 (18.75%) Power BI
15 1,001 (17.14%) Marketing
16 977 (16.73%) Microsoft
17 951 (16.29%) Data Modelling
18 932 (15.96%) Microsoft Excel
19 829 (14.20%) Data Visualisation
20 787 (13.48%) AWS
21 780 (13.36%) Decision-Making
22 765 (13.10%) Google
23 758 (12.98%) R
24 740 (12.67%) Tableau
25 722 (12.37%) Azure
26 714 (12.23%) Mathematics
27 684 (11.71%) Machine Learning
28 668 (11.44%) Project Management
29 661 (11.32%) Data Management
30 645 (11.05%) ETL

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
1 357 (6.11%) Apache Spark
2 305 (5.22%) SAS
3 116 (1.99%) Apache Airflow
4 109 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 105 (1.80%) Apache
6 103 (1.76%) Confluence
7 81 (1.39%) CMS
8 73 (1.25%) Jupyter
9 51 (0.87%) OpenStack
10 31 (0.53%) WordPress
11 18 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 15 (0.26%) Apache Pig
13 11 (0.19%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.17%) ArcGIS
15 7 (0.12%) Drupal
15 7 (0.12%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.086%) Appian
16 5 (0.086%) Skype for Business
17 4 (0.069%) Luigi
17 4 (0.069%) Pachyderm
Applications
1 932 (15.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 331 (5.67%) Microsoft Office
3 235 (4.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 99 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 86 (1.47%) SPSS
6 84 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
7 64 (1.10%) Simulink
8 63 (1.08%) Sketch
9 53 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
10 34 (0.58%) Stata
11 28 (0.48%) Adobe XD
12 23 (0.39%) Photoshop
13 22 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 17 (0.29%) Stateflow
15 13 (0.22%) CATIA
16 9 (0.15%) CANalyzer
17 8 (0.14%) TargetLink
18 6 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
18 6 (0.10%) UXPin
19 5 (0.086%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 51 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.39%) Shopify
3 17 (0.29%) NetSuite
4 14 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
5 12 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.17%) Workday HCM
7 9 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.12%) Teamcenter
9 6 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 5 (0.086%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.069%) ENOVIA
11 4 (0.069%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.069%) SAP MDM
12 3 (0.051%) DELMIA
12 3 (0.051%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (0.051%) FastStats
12 3 (0.051%) FastStats PeopleStage
12 3 (0.051%) IBM Planning Analytics
13 2 (0.034%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 1,117 (19.13%) Power Platform
2 787 (13.48%) AWS
3 722 (12.37%) Azure
4 486 (8.32%) GCP
5 311 (5.33%) Google Analytics
6 168 (2.88%) SaaS
7 130 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
8 116 (1.99%) Google Data Studio
9 114 (1.95%) Snowflake
10 110 (1.88%) Azure Data Factory
11 107 (1.83%) dbt
12 105 (1.80%) GitHub
13 78 (1.34%) Google Ads
14 77 (1.32%) Amazon S3
15 71 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
15 71 (1.22%) Figma
16 70 (1.20%) Serverless
17 69 (1.18%) Microsoft 365
18 66 (1.13%) Amazon SageMaker
18 66 (1.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 84 (1.44%) Broadband
2 59 (1.01%) Firewall
3 57 (0.98%) Internet
4 56 (0.96%) Network Security
5 28 (0.48%) SMS
5 28 (0.48%) Wireshark
6 21 (0.36%) Wireless
7 19 (0.33%) Unified Communications
8 17 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 16 (0.27%) Intranet
10 15 (0.26%) HTTP
10 15 (0.26%) WAN
11 14 (0.24%) X.25
12 12 (0.21%) Skype
13 9 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (0.14%) DNS
14 8 (0.14%) VoIP
15 7 (0.12%) Ethernet
15 7 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
16 6 (0.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,095 (18.75%) Power BI
2 740 (12.67%) Tableau
3 631 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 546 (9.35%) Big Data
5 433 (7.42%) SQL Server
6 281 (4.81%) Relational Database
7 258 (4.42%) BigQuery
8 245 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 237 (4.06%) Data Lake
10 222 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
11 200 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 194 (3.32%) Looker
12 194 (3.32%) Metadata
13 188 (3.22%) Data Mining
14 176 (3.01%) NoSQL
15 164 (2.81%) Hadoop
16 146 (2.50%) MySQL
17 124 (2.12%) QlikView
18 114 (1.95%) Apache Hive
19 85 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 262 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 252 (4.32%) JIRA
3 69 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
4 53 (0.91%) Rational Rhapsody
5 52 (0.89%) Mocha
6 50 (0.86%) GitLab
7 48 (0.82%) Jenkins
8 40 (0.69%) Polyspace
9 36 (0.62%) Selenium
10 34 (0.58%) Visual Studio
11 31 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 26 (0.45%) Bitbucket
13 23 (0.39%) ERwin
14 18 (0.31%) ER Studio
15 17 (0.29%) Axure RP
15 17 (0.29%) CircleCI
16 15 (0.26%) Babel
16 15 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
17 13 (0.22%) Cypress.io
17 13 (0.22%) git-flow
General
1 2,193 (37.56%) Social Skills
2 1,799 (30.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1,525 (26.12%) Finance
4 1,001 (17.14%) Marketing
5 399 (6.83%) Advertising
6 374 (6.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 357 (6.11%) Retail
8 334 (5.72%) Banking
9 293 (5.02%) Presentation Skills
10 292 (5.00%) Automotive
11 223 (3.82%) Legal
12 205 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 202 (3.46%) Public Sector
14 183 (3.13%) Organisational Skills
15 162 (2.77%) Influencing Skills
16 147 (2.52%) Games
17 143 (2.45%) Manufacturing
18 130 (2.23%) Law
19 105 (1.80%) Telecoms
20 86 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,982 (33.94%) Analyst
2 837 (14.33%) Data Analyst
3 426 (7.30%) Data Engineer
4 424 (7.26%) Developer
5 408 (6.99%) Senior Analyst
6 358 (6.13%) Business Analyst
7 302 (5.17%) Data Scientist
8 218 (3.73%) Product Manager
9 183 (3.13%) Software Engineer
10 169 (2.89%) Junior
11 165 (2.83%) Senior Data Analyst
12 159 (2.72%) Architect
13 154 (2.64%) Consultant
14 152 (2.60%) Graduate
15 137 (2.35%) Senior Manager
16 131 (2.24%) Data Manager
17 129 (2.21%) Senior Data Scientist
18 127 (2.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
19 123 (2.11%) Product Analyst
20 109 (1.87%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (3.96%) HTML
2 189 (3.24%) Node.js
3 178 (3.05%) CSS
4 176 (3.01%) Pandas
5 165 (2.83%) Kafka
6 137 (2.35%) .NET
7 120 (2.06%) XML
8 114 (1.95%) React
9 113 (1.94%) scikit-learn
10 107 (1.83%) TensorFlow
11 96 (1.64%) Web Services
12 82 (1.40%) NumPy
12 82 (1.40%) REST
13 81 (1.39%) Keras
14 75 (1.28%) PySpark
15 67 (1.15%) JSON
16 65 (1.11%) Matplotlib
17 63 (1.08%) D3.js
18 52 (0.89%) Chai
19 48 (0.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 548 (9.39%) User Experience
2 341 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 302 (5.17%) Algorithms
4 235 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
5 183 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 136 (2.33%) Social Media
7 119 (2.04%) Virtual Team
8 105 (1.80%) Life Science
9 102 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 94 (1.61%) Blog
11 86 (1.47%) Digital Media
12 78 (1.34%) Blockchain
13 77 (1.32%) Mobile App
14 72 (1.23%) Hedge funds
15 63 (1.08%) IoT
15 63 (1.08%) Marketing Technology
16 62 (1.06%) Biotechnology
17 49 (0.84%) Legacy Systems
18 46 (0.79%) Public Cloud
19 44 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 236 (4.04%) Linux
2 126 (2.16%) Windows
3 68 (1.16%) Unix
4 23 (0.39%) Apple iOS
4 23 (0.39%) Windows 10
5 22 (0.38%) Android
6 20 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.33%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.14%) CentOS
9 4 (0.069%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.051%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.051%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.034%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.017%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,116 (36.24%) Analytics
2 1,746 (29.90%) Agile
3 1,445 (24.75%) Business Intelligence
4 1,308 (22.40%) Visualisation
5 1,253 (21.46%) Problem-Solving
6 1,169 (20.02%) Data Science
7 951 (16.29%) Data Modelling
8 829 (14.20%) Data Visualisation
9 780 (13.36%) Decision-Making
10 714 (12.23%) Mathematics
11 684 (11.71%) Machine Learning
12 668 (11.44%) Project Management
13 661 (11.32%) Data Management
14 645 (11.05%) ETL
15 612 (10.48%) Statistics
16 604 (10.34%) Computer Science
17 602 (10.31%) Data Analytics
18 572 (9.80%) Software Engineering
19 568 (9.73%) Data Engineering
20 538 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2,486 (42.58%) SQL
2 1,878 (32.16%) Python
3 758 (12.98%) R
4 397 (6.80%) JavaScript
5 357 (6.11%) Java
6 264 (4.52%) C
7 236 (4.04%) C#
8 184 (3.15%) T-SQL
9 149 (2.55%) MATLAB
10 146 (2.50%) TypeScript
11 144 (2.47%) C++
12 128 (2.19%) Scala
13 108 (1.85%) VBA
14 90 (1.54%) Go
15 86 (1.47%) Bash
16 82 (1.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 81 (1.39%) Ruby
18 58 (0.99%) PowerShell
19 54 (0.92%) Shell Script
20 51 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1,569 (26.87%) Degree
2 210 (3.60%) PhD
3 201 (3.44%) Master's Degree
4 133 (2.28%) Security Cleared
5 125 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 108 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
7 81 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 41 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 40 (0.69%) DV Cleared
9 40 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
10 32 (0.55%) DBS Check
10 32 (0.55%) ISACA
11 30 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
12 27 (0.46%) CISA
13 23 (0.39%) ICAEW
14 22 (0.38%) MBA
15 19 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (0.31%) CISSP
17 15 (0.26%) PMP
17 15 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 417 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 341 (5.84%) QA
3 148 (2.53%) GDPR
4 95 (1.63%) Actionable Recommendations
5 85 (1.46%) Accessibility
6 82 (1.40%) PMO
7 59 (1.01%) Automotive SPICE
8 54 (0.92%) SLA
9 53 (0.91%) CDISC
10 48 (0.82%) MISRA
11 21 (0.36%) ISO 26262
12 20 (0.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 16 (0.27%) ISO 9001
14 14 (0.24%) GMP
15 13 (0.22%) EMIR
15 13 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 12 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 10 (0.17%) Good Clinical Practice
18 9 (0.15%) IEC 61508
19 8 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 235 (4.02%) Docker
2 41 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 24 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (0.22%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.051%) HDFS
8 3 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.051%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.034%) Firmware
10 1 (0.017%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.017%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.017%) Snort
Systems Management
1 238 (4.08%) Kubernetes
2 141 (2.41%) Terraform
3 77 (1.32%) Prometheus
4 57 (0.98%) Ansible
5 46 (0.79%) Grafana
6 31 (0.53%) Control-M
7 25 (0.43%) SCCM
8 18 (0.31%) Panaseer
8 18 (0.31%) Puppet
9 16 (0.27%) Kubeflow
10 13 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (0.21%) yum
12 7 (0.12%) Nagios
13 6 (0.10%) QRadar
14 4 (0.069%) Packer
14 4 (0.069%) ZABBIX
15 3 (0.051%) Failover Clustering
15 3 (0.051%) Microsoft Intune
15 3 (0.051%) MOM
15 3 (0.051%) WSUS
Vendors
1 977 (16.73%) Microsoft
2 765 (13.10%) Google
3 211 (3.61%) Oracle
4 182 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
5 157 (2.69%) Adobe
6 144 (2.47%) Informatica
7 134 (2.29%) Alteryx
8 113 (1.94%) SAP
9 105 (1.80%) IBM
10 101 (1.73%) Databricks
11 74 (1.27%) Talend
12 73 (1.25%) Facebook
13 59 (1.01%) Apple
13 59 (1.01%) BT
14 54 (0.92%) Splunk
15 52 (0.89%) Cognos
16 50 (0.86%) ServiceNow
17 42 (0.72%) Workday
18 32 (0.55%) Amplitude
18 32 (0.55%) AppDynamics