Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 278 231
Rank change year-on-year +35 -47 +66
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 68 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.69% 0.50% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.55% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 54 51 77
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £51,459
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -2.84% -14.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £86,375 £71,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year - -7.56% +19.00%

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 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 8,697 9,425 9,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.43% 89.77% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6,850 7,366 7,647
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.60% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,825 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in the West Midlands

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics in the West Midlands

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics in the West Midlands

Data 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 Data Analytics within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 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 +29 28 £42,349 +4.57% 4
Warwickshire +4 15 £41,500 +12.16% 2
Coventry - 10 £27,500 - 1
Solihull - 6 £87,500 -
Worcestershire +4 3 £81,250 +62.50% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £52,500 - 1
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Data Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 68 (100.00%) Analytics
2 34 (50.00%) SQL
3 31 (45.59%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (35.29%) Python
5 22 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (29.41%) Data Management
7 18 (26.47%) ETL
7 18 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (25.00%) R
9 16 (23.53%) Degree
10 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
11 14 (20.59%) Marketing
11 14 (20.59%) Tableau
12 13 (19.12%) Data Quality
12 13 (19.12%) Big Data
13 12 (17.65%) Machine Learning
13 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
14 11 (16.18%) Data Architecture
14 11 (16.18%) Data Strategy
15 10 (14.71%) Actionable Insight
15 10 (14.71%) Data Lake
15 10 (14.71%) Mathematics
15 10 (14.71%) .NET
15 10 (14.71%) HTML
15 10 (14.71%) Java
16 9 (13.24%) MySQL
16 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (13.24%) Migration
16 9 (13.24%) Data Migration
16 9 (13.24%) Big Data Analytics

Data 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 8 (11.76%) SAS
2 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) SPSS
2 5 (7.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (7.35%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.47%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.35%) Office 365
3 4 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.41%) Serverless
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.47%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Broadband
1 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
3 13 (19.12%) Big Data
4 10 (14.71%) Data Lake
5 9 (13.24%) MySQL
6 7 (10.29%) Power BI
6 7 (10.29%) QlikView
7 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (7.35%) Hadoop
8 5 (7.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (5.88%) HDInsight
10 3 (4.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.41%) BigQuery
10 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.47%) ERwin
General
1 14 (20.59%) Marketing
2 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.88%) Advertising
3 4 (5.88%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Automotive
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Data Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Data Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Data Scientist
5 6 (8.82%) Marketing Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Data Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Analytics Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Business Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Product Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Business Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) .NET
1 10 (14.71%) HTML
2 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 8 (11.76%) CSS
2 8 (11.76%) jQuery
3 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.94%) Django
4 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.94%) Middleware
4 2 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (1.47%) Ajax
5 1 (1.47%) JSON
5 1 (1.47%) OpenCV
5 1 (1.47%) SOAP
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.47%) Web Services
5 1 (1.47%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) XSL
5 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (45.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) User Experience
3 6 (8.82%) Data Structures
3 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.35%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Analytics
2 22 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (29.41%) Data Management
4 18 (26.47%) ETL
5 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 12 (17.65%) Machine Learning
6 11 (16.18%) Data Architecture
6 11 (16.18%) Data Strategy
7 10 (14.71%) Actionable Insight
7 10 (14.71%) Mathematics
8 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.24%) Big Data Analytics
8 9 (13.24%) Data Migration
8 9 (13.24%) Migration
9 8 (11.76%) Visualisation
9 8 (11.76%) Web Development
10 7 (10.29%) Dimensional Modelling
11 6 (8.82%) CRM
11 6 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) SQL
2 24 (35.29%) Python
3 17 (25.00%) R
4 10 (14.71%) Java
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.82%) PHP
6 6 (8.82%) VBA
7 5 (7.35%) Ruby
8 4 (5.88%) C
8 4 (5.88%) C#
9 3 (4.41%) C++
10 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.47%) Perl
11 1 (1.47%) U-SQL
11 1 (1.47%) VB
11 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) PhD
4 1 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) HDFS
2 1 (1.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Ansible
1 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Tableau
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) Adobe
4 4 (5.88%) Google
4 4 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.94%) New Relic
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) Splunk
6 1 (1.47%) Birst
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.47%) Siebel