Period
to 23 October 2018

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

Data Science
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 208 258
Rank change year-on-year +9 +50 +47
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 40 57 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.87% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.92% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 19
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +41.89%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £99,566 £62,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +31.25%

Data Science 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,033 6,171 7,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.71% 93.80% 93.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,157 5,216 6,067
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,875 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

Data Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Data Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Science in West Yorkshire

Data Science
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Science in West Yorkshire

Data Science
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Science in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Science in West Yorkshire

Data Science
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Science within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Leeds +6 36 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Bradford - 1 £32,500 - 1
Castleford - 1 £85,000 -
Keighley - 1 £50,000 - 1
Data Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Science 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 29 (72.50%) Python
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) Analytics
4 18 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (37.50%) PHP
6 14 (35.00%) Linux
7 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (27.50%) Tableau
7 11 (27.50%) Machine Learning
8 10 (25.00%) C#
8 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.00%) Data Management
8 10 (25.00%) DevOps
8 10 (25.00%) Power BI
9 9 (22.50%) User Experience
9 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
9 9 (22.50%) HTML
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
9 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
9 9 (22.50%) R
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
10 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (20.00%) ETL
10 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
10 8 (20.00%) Jenkins

Data Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) Tornado
4 1 (2.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.50%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon SageMaker
4 2 (5.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.00%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.50%) GitHub
5 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (25.00%) Power BI
3 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
4 7 (17.50%) MySQL
4 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
4 7 (17.50%) QlikView
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (15.00%) Big Data
6 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (5.00%) BigQuery
8 2 (5.00%) Data Lake
8 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (5.00%) Pentaho
8 2 (5.00%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.50%) SonarQube
2 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Data Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) ETL Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 1 (2.50%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.50%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Linux Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
1 9 (22.50%) CSS
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) LAMP
4 2 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) J2EE
5 1 (2.50%) Kafka
5 1 (2.50%) LDAP
5 1 (2.50%) NumPy
5 1 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) RESTful
5 1 (2.50%) TensorFlow
5 1 (2.50%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 7 (17.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Analytics
2 18 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (27.50%) Machine Learning
4 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) Data Management
4 10 (25.00%) DevOps
5 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 8 (20.00%) ETL
6 7 (17.50%) Business Analytics
6 7 (17.50%) ITIL
6 7 (17.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 7 (17.50%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) TDD
6 7 (17.50%) Threat Management
7 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) Python
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) PHP
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (25.00%) C#
6 9 (22.50%) R
7 7 (17.50%) VB
7 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
7 7 (17.50%) VB6
7 7 (17.50%) VBA
8 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (12.50%) Go
10 4 (10.00%) Java
11 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
11 3 (7.50%) Scala
12 2 (5.00%) Ruby
12 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Ansible
2 7 (17.50%) Xymon
2 7 (17.50%) ZABBIX
3 2 (5.00%) Oozie
3 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Tableau
2 7 (17.50%) Cognos
2 7 (17.50%) Informatica
2 7 (17.50%) MuleSoft
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Alteryx