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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
UK
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 160 190 183
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7 +36
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 4,125 1,583 1,783
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.51% 1.72% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.85% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,621 1,157 1,244
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £100,000 £131,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,250
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.47% +0.50%

Data 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 155,892 85,794 86,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.03% 93.40% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 81,873 63,741 69,405
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £44,618 £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%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in the UK

Data Analytics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics in the UK

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analytics over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics in the UK

Data 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 Data Analytics within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 +51 3,594 £67,500 +12.50% 181
London +15 2,354 £75,000 +7.14% 117
Work from Home -16 1,436 £66,000 +5.60% 69
UK excluding London +68 1,333 £55,000 +15.79% 85
South East +97 453 £65,000 +30.00% 9
North of England +54 295 £55,850 +30.64% 28
North West +35 192 £58,000 +36.47% 14
Midlands -4 192 £54,000 +8.00% 13
South West +10 156 £50,000 +5.26% 12
West Midlands -32 126 £53,500 +1.90% 8
Scotland +16 120 £60,000 +20.00% 12
East of England -13 118 £60,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +5 93 £54,000 +21.35% 5
East Midlands +15 66 £54,000 +66.15% 5
Wales -46 11 £45,000 -18.18% 3
North East -10 10 £85,000 +100.00% 10
Northern Ireland -19 5 £38,500 +63.83% 6

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 4,125 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1,765 (42.79%) SQL
3 1,607 (38.96%) Python
4 1,587 (38.47%) Agile
5 1,343 (32.56%) Social Skills
6 1,248 (30.25%) Finance
7 1,235 (29.94%) Azure
8 1,188 (28.80%) Data Science
9 1,112 (26.96%) Business Intelligence
10 1,110 (26.91%) AWS
11 912 (22.11%) Degree
12 894 (21.67%) Visualisation
13 848 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
14 822 (19.93%) Machine Learning
15 759 (18.40%) DevOps
16 751 (18.21%) Problem-Solving
17 737 (17.87%) Power Platform
18 714 (17.31%) Big Data
19 704 (17.07%) Power BI
20 692 (16.78%) Software Engineering
21 680 (16.48%) ETL
22 667 (16.17%) Data Modelling
23 615 (14.91%) Java
24 612 (14.84%) Data Warehouse
25 600 (14.55%) Microsoft
26 593 (14.38%) Tableau
27 570 (13.82%) GCP
28 524 (12.70%) CI/CD
29 515 (12.48%) Artificial Intelligence
30 511 (12.39%) Data Visualisation

Data 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
1 307 (7.44%) Apache Spark
2 199 (4.82%) SAS
3 151 (3.66%) Apache Airflow
4 137 (3.32%) Apache
5 131 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
6 73 (1.77%) Confluence
7 68 (1.65%) Jupyter
8 56 (1.36%) SharePoint
9 27 (0.65%) Luigi
10 24 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 18 (0.44%) Apache Solr
12 15 (0.36%) Apache Pig
13 14 (0.34%) Ethereum
13 14 (0.34%) Gunicorn
14 11 (0.27%) Apache Synapse
15 10 (0.24%) CMS
16 9 (0.22%) WordPress
17 8 (0.19%) R Markdown
18 6 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
19 4 (0.097%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 347 (8.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 102 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
3 85 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 79 (1.92%) SPSS
5 28 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 27 (0.65%) Sketch
7 21 (0.51%) MS Visio
8 13 (0.32%) Adobe XD
9 12 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.29%) Photoshop
10 9 (0.22%) Zeplin
11 6 (0.15%) Chatbot
11 6 (0.15%) Pipeline Pilot
11 6 (0.15%) Stata
12 5 (0.12%) Campfire
12 5 (0.12%) InVision
12 5 (0.12%) SketchUp
13 4 (0.097%) Microsoft Project
14 3 (0.073%) Adobe Captivate
15 2 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 24 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 17 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.29%) Ripple
5 12 (0.29%) Ripple XRP
6 11 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
7 9 (0.22%) NetSuite
7 9 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
8 8 (0.19%) Avolution ABACUS
9 4 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.097%) SAP MDM
9 4 (0.097%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 3 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.048%) Adobe Campaign
11 2 (0.048%) Oracle CRM
11 2 (0.048%) Primavera
12 1 (0.024%) iTrent
12 1 (0.024%) SAP HR
12 1 (0.024%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,235 (29.94%) Azure
2 1,110 (26.91%) AWS
3 737 (17.87%) Power Platform
4 570 (13.82%) GCP
5 280 (6.79%) SaaS
6 265 (6.42%) Serverless
7 235 (5.70%) Azure Data Factory
8 214 (5.19%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 212 (5.14%) GitHub
10 180 (4.36%) Snowflake
11 174 (4.22%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 140 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
13 114 (2.76%) GitHub Actions
14 112 (2.72%) AWS CloudFormation
15 102 (2.47%) Azure Service Bus
16 96 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
17 94 (2.28%) Azure Event Grid
18 93 (2.25%) Azure Functions
18 93 (2.25%) Google Analytics
19 91 (2.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 61 (1.48%) Internet
2 55 (1.33%) Cisco IPT
3 48 (1.16%) Broadband
4 37 (0.90%) HTTP
5 30 (0.73%) Network Security
6 22 (0.53%) VPN
7 18 (0.44%) Firewall
8 12 (0.29%) DNS
9 11 (0.27%) SMS
10 8 (0.19%) 5G
11 7 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.097%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.097%) NAS
12 4 (0.097%) SAN
12 4 (0.097%) TCP/IP
13 3 (0.073%) DHCP
13 3 (0.073%) MQTT
13 3 (0.073%) WebEx
13 3 (0.073%) Wireless
14 2 (0.048%) DKIM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 714 (17.31%) Big Data
2 704 (17.07%) Power BI
3 612 (14.84%) Data Warehouse
4 593 (14.38%) Tableau
5 396 (9.60%) Data Lake
6 364 (8.82%) SQL Server
7 236 (5.72%) NoSQL
8 228 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
9 192 (4.65%) Relational Database
10 190 (4.61%) Hadoop
11 189 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 176 (4.27%) BigQuery
13 149 (3.61%) MySQL
14 144 (3.49%) Metadata
15 141 (3.42%) Looker
16 136 (3.30%) Data Mining
17 135 (3.27%) Amazon Redshift
18 111 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 108 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 99 (2.40%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 405 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 205 (4.97%) JIRA
3 145 (3.52%) Jenkins
4 119 (2.88%) GitLab
5 94 (2.28%) Selenium
6 62 (1.50%) webpack
7 38 (0.92%) Bitbucket
7 38 (0.92%) Cypress.io
8 37 (0.90%) SonarQube
8 37 (0.90%) Visual Studio
9 34 (0.82%) SpecFlow
10 33 (0.80%) JUnit
11 30 (0.73%) Postman
12 26 (0.63%) Cucumber
13 23 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (0.51%) CircleCI
14 21 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 20 (0.48%) ERwin
16 15 (0.36%) JMeter
16 15 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 1,343 (32.56%) Social Skills
2 1,248 (30.25%) Finance
3 848 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
4 380 (9.21%) Marketing
5 336 (8.15%) Retail
6 238 (5.77%) Banking
7 212 (5.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 182 (4.41%) Public Sector
9 179 (4.34%) Legal
10 167 (4.05%) Presentation Skills
11 151 (3.66%) Manufacturing
12 129 (3.13%) Influencing Skills
13 111 (2.69%) Financial Institution
14 108 (2.62%) Games
15 107 (2.59%) Law
16 103 (2.50%) Front Office
17 102 (2.47%) Local Government
18 100 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
19 89 (2.16%) Organisational Skills
20 86 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 715 (17.33%) Analyst
2 691 (16.75%) Developer
3 571 (13.84%) Data Engineer
4 366 (8.87%) Data Analyst
5 315 (7.64%) Software Engineer
6 303 (7.35%) Architect
7 268 (6.50%) Data Manager
8 241 (5.84%) Senior Developer
9 227 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
10 225 (5.45%) Senior Data Engineer
11 174 (4.22%) Cloud Engineer
12 161 (3.90%) Data Architect
13 145 (3.52%) Analytics Manager
14 137 (3.32%) Data Scientist
15 129 (3.13%) Data Analytics Manager
16 128 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
17 124 (3.01%) Senior Software Engineer
18 122 (2.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 119 (2.88%) Senior Software Developer
20 118 (2.86%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (10.91%) React
2 386 (9.36%) .NET
3 225 (5.45%) CSS
4 213 (5.16%) HTML
5 194 (4.70%) Kafka
6 179 (4.34%) Node.js
7 142 (3.44%) REST
8 121 (2.93%) Pandas
9 109 (2.64%) AngularJS
10 103 (2.50%) Redux
11 98 (2.38%) PySpark
12 86 (2.08%) Web Services
13 82 (1.99%) HTML5
13 82 (1.99%) Spring
14 77 (1.87%) .NET Core
14 77 (1.87%) gRPC
15 70 (1.70%) TensorFlow
16 69 (1.67%) NumPy
17 63 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
18 60 (1.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 306 (7.42%) User Experience
2 284 (6.88%) Algorithms
3 225 (5.45%) Data Structures
4 190 (4.61%) Management Information System
5 178 (4.32%) Self-Motivation
6 146 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
7 137 (3.32%) Cloud Native
8 104 (2.52%) Hedge funds
8 104 (2.52%) Social Media
9 101 (2.45%) IoT
10 99 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 98 (2.38%) Equities
12 92 (2.23%) Fixed Income
13 89 (2.16%) Virtual Team
14 57 (1.38%) Mobile App
14 57 (1.38%) Public Cloud
15 56 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
16 48 (1.16%) Credit Risk
16 48 (1.16%) Data Centre
17 41 (0.99%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 238 (5.77%) Linux
2 91 (2.21%) Windows
3 60 (1.45%) Unix
4 25 (0.61%) Apple iOS
5 24 (0.58%) Android
6 14 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.29%) CentOS
7 12 (0.29%) VMS
8 4 (0.097%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (0.097%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.073%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.048%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.024%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,125 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1,587 (38.47%) Agile
3 1,188 (28.80%) Data Science
4 1,112 (26.96%) Business Intelligence
5 894 (21.67%) Visualisation
6 822 (19.93%) Machine Learning
7 759 (18.40%) DevOps
8 751 (18.21%) Problem-Solving
9 692 (16.78%) Software Engineering
10 680 (16.48%) ETL
11 667 (16.17%) Data Modelling
12 524 (12.70%) CI/CD
13 515 (12.48%) Artificial Intelligence
14 511 (12.39%) Data Visualisation
15 506 (12.27%) Data Analysis
16 481 (11.66%) Computer Science
17 479 (11.61%) Data Engineering
18 475 (11.52%) Decision-Making
19 467 (11.32%) Data Management
20 466 (11.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1,765 (42.79%) SQL
2 1,607 (38.96%) Python
3 615 (14.91%) Java
4 453 (10.98%) JavaScript
5 444 (10.76%) R
6 399 (9.67%) C#
7 253 (6.13%) TypeScript
8 247 (5.99%) Scala
9 211 (5.12%) Bash
10 196 (4.75%) C
11 181 (4.39%) PowerShell
12 137 (3.32%) T-SQL
13 115 (2.79%) C++
14 95 (2.30%) Go
15 60 (1.45%) VBA
16 55 (1.33%) PL/SQL
17 53 (1.28%) Ruby
18 41 (0.99%) ES6
19 39 (0.95%) Kotlin
20 36 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 912 (22.11%) Degree
2 177 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 165 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 121 (2.93%) SC Cleared
5 106 (2.57%) Master's Degree
6 84 (2.04%) AWS Certification
7 67 (1.62%) CISSP
8 58 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
9 57 (1.38%) PhD
10 55 (1.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 42 (1.02%) PMI Certification
12 34 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
13 26 (0.63%) DV Cleared
14 25 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (0.53%) CISA
16 17 (0.41%) MBA
17 15 (0.36%) ICAEW
17 15 (0.36%) ISACA
18 14 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
19 13 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 349 (8.46%) Data Quality
2 262 (6.35%) QA
3 112 (2.72%) GDPR
4 56 (1.36%) GRC
5 35 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (0.73%) SLA
7 28 (0.68%) Accessibility
8 14 (0.34%) GxP
9 9 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.22%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.17%) MiFID
11 6 (0.15%) ITGC
12 5 (0.12%) COBIT
12 5 (0.12%) EMIR
12 5 (0.12%) NIST
12 5 (0.12%) WCAG
13 4 (0.097%) PMO
13 4 (0.097%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 3 (0.073%) IFRS
System Software
1 420 (10.18%) Docker
2 23 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.51%) Firmware
4 8 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.15%) HDFS
6 4 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.097%) vSphere
7 3 (0.073%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.048%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.048%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.048%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.024%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 441 (10.69%) Kubernetes
2 299 (7.25%) Terraform
3 128 (3.10%) Ansible
4 47 (1.14%) Grafana
5 43 (1.04%) Prometheus
6 21 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (0.44%) Kibana
8 17 (0.41%) Puppet
9 9 (0.22%) logstash
10 8 (0.19%) Istio
10 8 (0.19%) Oozie
11 6 (0.15%) Control-M
12 5 (0.12%) Kubeflow
12 5 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 4 (0.097%) WSUS
14 3 (0.073%) EMC NetWorker
14 3 (0.073%) Microsoft Intune
15 2 (0.048%) Rundeck
16 1 (0.024%) Hadoop YARN
16 1 (0.024%) Packer
Vendors
1 600 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 373 (9.04%) Google
3 259 (6.28%) Databricks
4 183 (4.44%) Oracle
5 107 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
6 93 (2.25%) Alteryx
7 61 (1.48%) SAP
8 57 (1.38%) Informatica
9 52 (1.26%) Adobe
9 52 (1.26%) Talend
10 44 (1.07%) MicroStrategy
11 43 (1.04%) Teradata
12 42 (1.02%) Cognos
13 38 (0.92%) LexisNexis
14 28 (0.68%) IBM
15 22 (0.53%) Sage
16 19 (0.46%) CA
17 18 (0.44%) HubSpot
17 18 (0.44%) Logi Analytics
17 18 (0.44%) Trayport