Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 91 72
Rank change year-on-year +39 -19 +68
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 463 302 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.69% 2.93% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 3.25% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 400 244 315
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,712 9,284 9,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.30% 90.10% 87.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6,812 7,305 8,103
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the West Midlands

Analytics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Analytics in the West Midlands

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in the West Midlands

Analytics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +61 176 £52,500 +16.67% 18
Coventry +45 78 £51,500 +24.10% 11
Warwickshire +9 61 £37,500 +1.35% 8
Staffordshire -1 33 £30,000 -25.00% 9
Solihull +1 29 £42,500 +25.00% 7
Worcestershire +28 22 £30,000 -40.00%
Shropshire +5 16 £70,000 +61.85% 5
Halesowen - 13 £27,500 - 1
Wolverhampton -15 8 £50,000 +122.22% 4
Herefordshire - 8 £30,000 - 1
Walsall -4 4 £70,000 +91.78%
Sutton Coldfield -18 2 £32,500 -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 196 (42.33%) SQL
2 131 (28.29%) Business Intelligence
3 129 (27.86%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (27.00%) Marketing
5 104 (22.46%) Google
6 97 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (20.09%) Microsoft
8 89 (19.22%) HTML
9 85 (18.36%) JavaScript
10 80 (17.28%) Finance
11 79 (17.06%) Degree
11 79 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
12 74 (15.98%) Data Analytics
13 69 (14.90%) CSS
14 63 (13.61%) SQL Server
15 62 (13.39%) Git (software)
16 61 (13.17%) Google Analytics
16 61 (13.17%) CRM
17 57 (12.31%) Migration
18 56 (12.10%) Retail
18 56 (12.10%) Big Data
18 56 (12.10%) Presales
18 56 (12.10%) AdWords
19 55 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
20 52 (11.23%) Data Warehouse
21 51 (11.02%) Project Management
22 50 (10.80%) C#
23 49 (10.58%) Web Development
24 48 (10.37%) .NET
24 48 (10.37%) Microsoft Excel

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 39 (8.42%) SAS
2 34 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.18%) CMS
4 22 (4.75%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (4.10%) WordPress
6 16 (3.46%) Apache Spark
7 11 (2.38%) Drupal
8 6 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.08%) Apache
9 5 (1.08%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.65%) IIS
10 3 (0.65%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.43%) Marvel
12 1 (0.22%) JBoss
12 1 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 48 (10.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (3.02%) Photoshop
4 11 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.94%) SPSS
6 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.43%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 25 (5.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (4.75%) Magento
3 11 (2.38%) Shopify
4 5 (1.08%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 5 (1.08%) SAP HCM
5 4 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.86%) Epicor Tropos
5 4 (0.86%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.65%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.22%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.22%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.22%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 79 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (13.17%) Google Analytics
3 56 (12.10%) AdWords
4 44 (9.50%) IaaS
5 41 (8.86%) PaaS
6 38 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
7 35 (7.56%) Serverless
8 29 (6.26%) Office 365
9 23 (4.97%) Azure Data Factory
10 21 (4.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 16 (3.46%) SaaS
12 13 (2.81%) Basecamp
12 13 (2.81%) SuccessFactors
13 12 (2.59%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 9 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (1.30%) Google Tag Manager
16 5 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
17 4 (0.86%) Azure Machine Learning
18 3 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
18 3 (0.65%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.81%) Firewall
2 12 (2.59%) Internet
3 8 (1.73%) Broadband
4 2 (0.43%) HTTP
4 2 (0.43%) RFID
4 2 (0.43%) Skype
4 2 (0.43%) SSH
4 2 (0.43%) WLAN
5 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.22%) DHCP
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) FTP
5 1 (0.22%) IPsec
5 1 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.10%) Big Data
3 52 (11.23%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (8.86%) MySQL
5 38 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (7.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (7.56%) Power BI
8 31 (6.70%) Data Lake
9 26 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (5.40%) NoSQL
11 24 (5.18%) Hadoop
12 23 (4.97%) QlikView
13 21 (4.54%) Azure SQL Database
14 18 (3.89%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (3.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 16 (3.46%) Relational Database
16 14 (3.02%) Base SAS
16 14 (3.02%) SAS Visual Analytics
17 13 (2.81%) MongoDB
18 11 (2.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 62 (13.39%) Git (software)
2 46 (9.94%) Visual Studio
3 42 (9.07%) Visual Studio Team System
4 23 (4.97%) JIRA
5 10 (2.16%) Subversion
6 8 (1.73%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.73%) ProC
7 7 (1.51%) Axure RP
7 7 (1.51%) PHPUnit
8 6 (1.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 6 (1.30%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.08%) Rational Rose
10 4 (0.86%) gulp
10 4 (0.86%) JIRA Agile
10 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.86%) Visual Website Optimizer
11 3 (0.65%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.65%) Selenium
12 2 (0.43%) JSUnit
12 2 (0.43%) MSI
General
1 125 (27.00%) Marketing
2 80 (17.28%) Finance
3 56 (12.10%) Retail
4 44 (9.50%) Banking
5 21 (4.54%) Automotive
6 20 (4.32%) Manufacturing
7 19 (4.10%) Games
8 15 (3.24%) Advertising
9 9 (1.94%) Publishing
10 7 (1.51%) Legal
10 7 (1.51%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.51%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.30%) Electronics
12 4 (0.86%) Billing
13 3 (0.65%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
15 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 125 (27.00%) Developer
2 85 (18.36%) Analyst
3 50 (10.80%) Consultant
4 47 (10.15%) Architect
5 33 (7.13%) Solutions Architect
6 28 (6.05%) Data Analyst
7 27 (5.83%) .NET Developer
8 26 (5.62%) SQL Developer
9 22 (4.75%) Project Manager
10 17 (3.67%) Marketing Analyst
10 17 (3.67%) Senior Developer
11 16 (3.46%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (3.24%) Cloud Architect
12 15 (3.24%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 15 (3.24%) Data Architect
12 15 (3.24%) Junior
13 14 (3.02%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 14 (3.02%) SAS Consultant
13 14 (3.02%) Senior Consultant
14 13 (2.81%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (19.22%) HTML
2 69 (14.90%) CSS
3 48 (10.37%) .NET
4 40 (8.64%) ASP.NET
5 33 (7.13%) .NET Framework
6 29 (6.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (6.05%) Web Services
8 25 (5.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (5.18%) jQuery
10 23 (4.97%) Entity Framework
11 22 (4.75%) AngularJS
12 21 (4.54%) WCF
12 21 (4.54%) XML
13 18 (3.89%) Ajax
14 17 (3.67%) RESTful
15 16 (3.46%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (3.02%) HTML5
16 14 (3.02%) REST
16 14 (3.02%) Spring
16 14 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 129 (27.86%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (9.94%) User Experience
3 32 (6.91%) Management Information System
4 27 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 20 (4.32%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.46%) Social Media
7 15 (3.24%) Graphic Design
8 14 (3.02%) Fintech
9 13 (2.81%) BBC
10 12 (2.59%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.73%) Blog
11 8 (1.73%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.73%) Tandem
12 6 (1.30%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.65%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.65%) Infotainment
13 3 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.65%) Online Games
13 3 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.89%) Windows
2 17 (3.67%) Linux
3 6 (1.30%) Android
4 5 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.43%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Unix
7 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (28.29%) Business Intelligence
2 97 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (15.98%) Data Analytics
4 61 (13.17%) CRM
5 57 (12.31%) Migration
6 56 (12.10%) Presales
7 55 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (11.02%) Project Management
9 49 (10.58%) Web Development
10 45 (9.72%) ETL
11 41 (8.86%) Waterfall
12 38 (8.21%) Mathematics
12 38 (8.21%) Visualisation
13 37 (7.99%) MVC
14 35 (7.56%) Machine Learning
15 33 (7.13%) Data Modelling
15 33 (7.13%) Service Delivery
16 32 (6.91%) Data Science
17 31 (6.70%) SEO
18 30 (6.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 196 (42.33%) SQL
2 85 (18.36%) JavaScript
3 50 (10.80%) C#
4 46 (9.94%) Python
5 34 (7.34%) Java
5 34 (7.34%) PHP
5 34 (7.34%) R
6 30 (6.48%) PowerShell
7 22 (4.75%) T-SQL
7 22 (4.75%) VBA
8 13 (2.81%) C
9 11 (2.38%) C++
10 8 (1.73%) PROC SQL
10 8 (1.73%) Ruby
10 8 (1.73%) SAS Macro
11 7 (1.51%) ABAP
11 7 (1.51%) PHP 5
12 4 (0.86%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.86%) U-SQL
13 3 (0.65%) Go
Qualifications
1 79 (17.06%) Degree
2 25 (5.40%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.02%) PhD
4 9 (1.94%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.51%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.30%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.65%) MCSA
8 3 (0.65%) MCSE
9 2 (0.43%) IISP
9 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.43%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.22%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.97%) QA
2 14 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.08%) SLA
4 2 (0.43%) GPG13
5 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (7.99%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.59%) Docker
3 6 (1.30%) HDFS
4 4 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.65%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) Oozie
2 3 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) Ambari
4 1 (0.22%) Ansible
4 1 (0.22%) Cacti
4 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.22%) EnCase
4 1 (0.22%) FTK
4 1 (0.22%) Kibana
4 1 (0.22%) logstash
4 1 (0.22%) Marathon
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
4 1 (0.22%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 104 (22.46%) Google
2 93 (20.09%) Microsoft
3 43 (9.29%) Tableau
4 28 (6.05%) IBM
5 27 (5.83%) Oracle
6 26 (5.62%) SAP
7 23 (4.97%) Cognos
8 20 (4.32%) Adobe
9 13 (2.81%) Capita
10 11 (2.38%) Twitter
11 9 (1.94%) DoubleClick
12 7 (1.51%) Cloudera
13 6 (1.30%) hybris
13 6 (1.30%) VMware
14 5 (1.08%) Casewise
14 5 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
14 5 (1.08%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.08%) Talend
14 5 (1.08%) Yahoo!
15 4 (0.86%) Facebook