The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Predictive Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Predictive Modelling over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Predictive Modelling
UK
Rank 713 779 826
Rank change year-on-year +66 +47  
Permanent jobs citing Predictive Modelling 147 177 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 123 155 117
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £85,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +50.00%  

Predictive Modelling 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 74757 91546 92626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.05% 88.56% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61406 75741 74931
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%  

Predictive Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Predictive Modelling in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Predictive Modelling in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Predictive Modelling in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +82 142 £56,250 -6.25% 9
London +42 84 £67,500 +12.50% 3
North West 0 16 £50,000 +56.25% 2
South East +64 15 £55,750 +11.50% 3
Manchester -7 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
City of London +44 10 £56,250 +32.35%
East Midlands - 9 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 9 £45,000 -
South West +23 7 £43,000 -18.09%
Yorkshire +17 6 £41,750 -16.50% 1
Berkshire - 6 £65,000 - 1
Slough - 6 £65,000 -
Leicester - 6 £45,000 -
East of England +20 5 £52,500 +5.00%
West Yorkshire +28 4 £39,250 -43.92% 1
Wiltshire +22 4 £42,500 +55.96%
Leeds +21 4 £39,250 -43.92% 1
Norfolk -9 4 £57,950 -18.03%
Norwich -17 4 £57,950 -18.03%
Kent +22 3 £45,000 - 1
Folkestone -1 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Swindon - 3 £43,000 -
Surrey - 3 £40,000 -
Hampshire +33 2 £36,250 +11.53%
Cheshire +12 2 £53,750 +182.89%
Bath -2 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Somerset -6 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Merseyside - 2 £35,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £35,000 -
Staines - 2 - -

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling 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 Predictive Modelling.

1 156 (62.40%) SQL
2 153 (61.20%) R
3 137 (54.80%) Python
3 137 (54.80%) Analytics
4 136 (54.40%) Analytical Skills
5 109 (43.60%) Machine Learning
6 101 (40.40%) Big Data
7 96 (38.40%) SAS
8 95 (38.00%) Hadoop
8 95 (38.00%) Statistics
9 93 (37.20%) Mathematics
10 75 (30.00%) Marketing
11 68 (27.20%) PhD
12 65 (26.00%) Degree
13 60 (24.00%) Visualisation
14 59 (23.60%) Apache Spark
14 59 (23.60%) Algorithms
15 58 (23.20%) Data Mining
16 57 (22.80%) Computer Science
17 55 (22.00%) Statistical Analysis
18 48 (19.20%) Finance
18 48 (19.20%) Statistical Modelling
19 47 (18.80%) SPSS
20 41 (16.40%) Business Intelligence
20 41 (16.40%) Data Visualisation
21 37 (14.80%) Tableau
21 37 (14.80%) Actionable Insight
22 35 (14.00%) Customer Segmentation
22 35 (14.00%) Java
23 34 (13.60%) Agile Software Development

Predictive Modelling
Top Related 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 96 (38.40%) SAS
2 59 (23.60%) Apache Spark
3 10 (4.00%) Apache Pig
4 6 (2.40%) Tornado
5 5 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.20%) Apache
7 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 47 (18.80%) SPSS
2 33 (13.20%) MS Excel
3 14 (5.60%) MS Office
4 10 (4.00%) SPSS Modeler
5 9 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (2.40%) EViews
7 2 (0.80%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Data Workbench
2 1 (0.40%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.40%) FastStats
2 1 (0.40%) Kissmetrics
2 1 (0.40%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.00%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.80%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Heroku
6 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (40.40%) Big Data
2 95 (38.00%) Hadoop
3 58 (23.20%) Data Mining
4 33 (13.20%) NoSQL
5 32 (12.80%) Apache Hive
6 29 (11.60%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (6.40%) QlikView
8 13 (5.20%) Spotfire
9 12 (4.80%) Amazon Redshift
10 11 (4.40%) MongoDB
10 11 (4.40%) SQL Server
11 10 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (3.60%) MySQL
13 8 (3.20%) KNIME
13 8 (3.20%) Text Mining
14 7 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.60%) Impala
15 4 (1.60%) Power BI
15 4 (1.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.60%) RStudio
General
1 75 (30.00%) Marketing
2 48 (19.20%) Finance
3 21 (8.40%) Retail
4 19 (7.60%) Games
5 18 (7.20%) Banking
6 14 (5.60%) Telecoms
7 12 (4.80%) Advertising
8 11 (4.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.40%) Billing
10 5 (2.00%) Electronics
11 4 (1.60%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.80%) Back Office
12 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.80%) Legal
13 1 (0.40%) German Language
13 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (42.80%) Data Scientist
2 82 (32.80%) Analyst
3 26 (10.40%) Senior Data Scientist
4 16 (6.40%) Data Analyst
4 16 (6.40%) Data Engineer
5 15 (6.00%) Insight Analyst
6 12 (4.80%) Consultant
7 11 (4.40%) Analytics Consultant
8 10 (4.00%) Analytics Manager
8 10 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (3.60%) Data Consultant
10 8 (3.20%) SAS Analyst
11 7 (2.80%) Big Data Consultant
11 7 (2.80%) Data Modeller
11 7 (2.80%) Hadoop Consultant
11 7 (2.80%) Junior
11 7 (2.80%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 6 (2.40%) Big Data Engineer
12 6 (2.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 6 (2.40%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.20%) Natural Language Processing
2 10 (4.00%) scikit-learn
3 9 (3.60%) Pandas
4 8 (3.20%) D3.js
5 7 (2.80%) NumPy
6 6 (2.40%) Flask
7 4 (1.60%) Torch
8 2 (0.80%) .NET
8 2 (0.80%) Django
8 2 (0.80%) J2EE
8 2 (0.80%) MLlib
8 2 (0.80%) SparkR
9 1 (0.40%) Ajax
9 1 (0.40%) CSS
9 1 (0.40%) HTML
9 1 (0.40%) OAuth
9 1 (0.40%) SciPy
9 1 (0.40%) SOAP
9 1 (0.40%) Velocity
9 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 136 (54.40%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (23.60%) Algorithms
3 57 (22.80%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.80%) Social Network
5 9 (3.60%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.20%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.80%) User Experience
8 6 (2.40%) Life Science
9 5 (2.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.60%) Fintech
10 4 (1.60%) Social Media
11 3 (1.20%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.80%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.80%) Mobile Games
13 1 (0.40%) Blog
13 1 (0.40%) Clustering
13 1 (0.40%) FMCG
13 1 (0.40%) Minimum Viable Product
13 1 (0.40%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.80%) Unix
2 6 (2.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (54.80%) Analytics
2 109 (43.60%) Machine Learning
3 95 (38.00%) Statistics
4 93 (37.20%) Mathematics
5 60 (24.00%) Visualisation
6 55 (22.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 48 (19.20%) Statistical Modelling
8 41 (16.40%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (16.40%) Data Visualisation
9 37 (14.80%) Actionable Insight
10 35 (14.00%) Customer Segmentation
11 34 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (12.00%) Customer Insight
12 30 (12.00%) Data Analysis
13 29 (11.60%) Time Series Analysis
14 28 (11.20%) Data Analytics
14 28 (11.20%) Data Modelling
15 27 (10.80%) Deep Learning
16 26 (10.40%) Marketing Strategy
17 24 (9.60%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 156 (62.40%) SQL
2 153 (61.20%) R
3 137 (54.80%) Python
4 35 (14.00%) Java
5 29 (11.60%) MATLAB
6 25 (10.00%) C++
7 22 (8.80%) VBA
8 18 (7.20%) Scala
9 11 (4.40%) C#
10 9 (3.60%) C
11 8 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.40%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.00%) VB
14 3 (1.20%) Clojure
14 3 (1.20%) JavaScript
14 3 (1.20%) Julia
14 3 (1.20%) Ruby
15 2 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 68 (27.20%) PhD
2 65 (26.00%) Degree
3 4 (1.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.80%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.60%) IFRS
2 4 (1.60%) IFRS 9
3 3 (1.20%) QA
4 2 (0.80%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (1.60%) HDFS
2 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) Oozie
2 1 (0.40%) Graphite
Vendors
1 37 (14.80%) Tableau
2 17 (6.80%) Oracle
3 15 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.60%) Google
5 9 (3.60%) Cloudera
6 7 (2.80%) MapR
7 6 (2.40%) Netezza
8 5 (2.00%) Adobe
8 5 (2.00%) IBM
9 4 (1.60%) Hortonworks
9 4 (1.60%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.20%) Marketo
10 3 (1.20%) RapidMiner
10 3 (1.20%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.80%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.80%) Greenplum
11 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.80%) Teradata
12 1 (0.40%) comScore
12 1 (0.40%) Intel
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