Period
to 18 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 18 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 38 45
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 876 460 448
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 5.44% 6.57% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 7.08% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 730 361 353
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,250 £42,100
25th Percentile £42,125 £52,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% - +16.67%
75th Percentile £75,000 £95,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £132,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,936 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.54% +5.97% +4.55%

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 WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,897 6,496 7,318
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 92.49% 92.81% 92.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12,692 5,559 6,242
10th Percentile £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Analytics
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Analytics trend for jobs with a WFH option

Analytics
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Analytics.

Analytics salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Analytics
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Analytics over the 6 months to 18 April 2021.

Analytics salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 18 April 2021, Analytics job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Analytics.

1 379 (43.26%) SQL
2 289 (32.99%) Business Intelligence
3 260 (29.68%) Data Analytics
4 228 (26.03%) Python
5 206 (23.52%) Azure
6 191 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
7 185 (21.12%) Analytical Skills
7 185 (21.12%) Power BI
7 185 (21.12%) Data Science
7 185 (21.12%) Power Platform
8 166 (18.95%) Finance
9 158 (18.04%) Java
10 157 (17.92%) Data Warehouse
11 147 (16.78%) Visualisation
12 138 (15.75%) Google
13 137 (15.64%) Marketing
14 129 (14.73%) Data Modelling
15 128 (14.61%) ETL
16 127 (14.50%) DevOps
17 124 (14.16%) Big Data
18 122 (13.93%) AWS
19 114 (13.01%) Machine Learning
20 113 (12.90%) Microsoft
21 112 (12.79%) JavaScript
22 107 (12.21%) Tableau
22 107 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
23 99 (11.30%) Google Analytics
24 97 (11.07%) SQL Server
25 96 (10.96%) Data Management
26 92 (10.50%) User Experience

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 62 (7.08%) Apache Spark
2 52 (5.94%) SAS
3 32 (3.65%) CMS
4 28 (3.20%) SharePoint
5 25 (2.85%) Apache
6 17 (1.94%) Confluence
7 11 (1.26%) IIS
8 10 (1.14%) WordPress
9 8 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.80%) Apache Airflow
11 4 (0.46%) Luigi
11 4 (0.46%) nginx
12 3 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.23%) Drupal
13 2 (0.23%) Headless CMS
13 2 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 69 (7.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.74%) Sketch
3 17 (1.94%) InVision
4 15 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (1.60%) Figma
6 12 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (1.26%) OmniGraffle
7 11 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (1.03%) Adobe XD
9 8 (0.91%) MS Visio
10 7 (0.80%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.34%) Marvel
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.11%) InDesign
12 1 (0.11%) Inkscape
12 1 (0.11%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 21 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (2.28%) Shopify
3 14 (1.60%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.57%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.46%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.34%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.23%) Magento
8 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.11%) Maximo
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 206 (23.52%) Azure
2 185 (21.12%) Power Platform
3 122 (13.93%) AWS
4 99 (11.30%) Google Analytics
5 65 (7.42%) GCP
6 36 (4.11%) Microsoft 365
7 35 (4.00%) Azure Data Factory
8 33 (3.77%) SaaS
9 26 (2.97%) PaaS
10 25 (2.85%) Serverless
11 22 (2.51%) Google Tag Manager
12 18 (2.05%) Dynamics 365
13 15 (1.71%) Google Data Studio
14 14 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 13 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
16 11 (1.26%) Amazon EKS
16 11 (1.26%) Amazon S3
16 11 (1.26%) GitHub
17 10 (1.14%) Firebase
18 9 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.63%) Internet
2 14 (1.60%) VPN
3 13 (1.48%) Firewall
4 11 (1.26%) DNS
5 7 (0.80%) 4G
5 7 (0.80%) IPsec
5 7 (0.80%) LTE
6 6 (0.68%) 5G
6 6 (0.68%) WebEx
6 6 (0.68%) Wireless
7 5 (0.57%) HTTP
7 5 (0.57%) Network Security
8 4 (0.46%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.46%) Broadband
8 4 (0.46%) IKE
8 4 (0.46%) OpenVPN
8 4 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.46%) SSL
8 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (21.12%) Power BI
2 157 (17.92%) Data Warehouse
3 124 (14.16%) Big Data
4 107 (12.21%) Tableau
5 97 (11.07%) SQL Server
6 61 (6.96%) Data Lake
7 56 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 49 (5.59%) Hadoop
9 43 (4.91%) NoSQL
10 41 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 37 (4.22%) QlikView
12 35 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (3.65%) Relational Database
14 31 (3.54%) Data Mining
15 29 (3.31%) Amazon Redshift
15 29 (3.31%) Azure SQL Database
16 27 (3.08%) MySQL
17 25 (2.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 24 (2.74%) BigQuery
19 22 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (6.05%) Git (software)
2 42 (4.79%) Jenkins
3 34 (3.88%) JIRA
4 13 (1.48%) Visual Website Optimizer
5 7 (0.80%) Axure RP
5 7 (0.80%) webpack
6 6 (0.68%) Bitbucket
6 6 (0.68%) CircleCI
6 6 (0.68%) GitLab
7 5 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.57%) Crashlytics
7 5 (0.57%) fastlane
7 5 (0.57%) JUnit
7 5 (0.57%) Maven
7 5 (0.57%) Selenium
7 5 (0.57%) Travis CI
8 4 (0.46%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.46%) IntelliJ
8 4 (0.46%) Mocha
9 3 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 166 (18.95%) Finance
2 137 (15.64%) Marketing
3 74 (8.45%) Retail
4 59 (6.74%) Banking
5 27 (3.08%) Public Sector
6 24 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.63%) Games
8 15 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.91%) Legal
10 7 (0.80%) Law
11 5 (0.57%) Czech Language
11 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.46%) Advertising
12 4 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.46%) Front Office
12 4 (0.46%) Publishing
13 3 (0.34%) Automotive
13 3 (0.34%) Back Office
13 3 (0.34%) French Language
13 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 146 (16.67%) Developer
2 134 (15.30%) Analyst
3 85 (9.70%) Data Engineer
4 64 (7.31%) Data Scientist
5 62 (7.08%) Architect
6 59 (6.74%) Data Analyst
7 46 (5.25%) Consultant
8 37 (4.22%) Data Architect
9 32 (3.65%) Azure Engineer
10 30 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 30 (3.42%) Java Engineer
11 26 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
12 25 (2.85%) Senior Data Scientist
12 25 (2.85%) Software Engineer
13 24 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
14 23 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
14 23 (2.63%) Senior Developer
15 20 (2.28%) Cloud Engineer
15 20 (2.28%) Project Manager
15 20 (2.28%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (9.70%) HTML
2 76 (8.68%) CSS
3 46 (5.25%) .NET
4 37 (4.22%) Node.js
5 33 (3.77%) Kafka
6 29 (3.31%) React
7 27 (3.08%) REST
8 23 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 20 (2.28%) Web Services
9 20 (2.28%) XML
10 19 (2.17%) HTML5
11 17 (1.94%) .NET Core
12 16 (1.83%) RESTful
13 15 (1.71%) jQuery
13 15 (1.71%) JSON
13 15 (1.71%) PySpark
14 14 (1.60%) Spring
14 14 (1.60%) Vue.js
15 13 (1.48%) CSS3
15 13 (1.48%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 185 (21.12%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (10.50%) User Experience
3 37 (4.22%) Algorithms
3 37 (4.22%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (2.63%) Social Media
6 20 (2.28%) Data Structures
6 20 (2.28%) iPad
7 18 (2.05%) Analytical Mindset
8 17 (1.94%) Internet of Things
9 16 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (1.60%) Cloud Native
10 14 (1.60%) Video on Demand
11 13 (1.48%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.48%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.14%) Blog
12 10 (1.14%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.14%) Life Science
13 9 (1.03%) Virtual Team
14 8 (0.91%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.39%) Linux
2 24 (2.74%) Android
2 24 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 23 (2.63%) Windows
4 16 (1.83%) Unix
5 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.80%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.34%) Alpine Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) VMS
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (32.99%) Business Intelligence
2 260 (29.68%) Data Analytics
3 191 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (21.12%) Data Science
5 147 (16.78%) Visualisation
6 129 (14.73%) Data Modelling
7 128 (14.61%) ETL
8 127 (14.50%) DevOps
9 114 (13.01%) Machine Learning
10 107 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
11 96 (10.96%) Data Management
12 86 (9.82%) Artificial Intelligence
13 72 (8.22%) Data Visualisation
14 67 (7.65%) Decision-Making
14 67 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
15 66 (7.53%) Project Management
16 65 (7.42%) Risk Management
17 64 (7.31%) Data Engineering
17 64 (7.31%) SEO
18 60 (6.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 379 (43.26%) SQL
2 228 (26.03%) Python
3 158 (18.04%) Java
4 112 (12.79%) JavaScript
5 84 (9.59%) R
6 51 (5.82%) C#
7 50 (5.71%) C
8 45 (5.14%) C++
9 39 (4.45%) T-SQL
10 33 (3.77%) TypeScript
11 25 (2.85%) Scala
12 23 (2.63%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.83%) Go
14 14 (1.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 13 (1.48%) PHP
16 12 (1.37%) Kotlin
17 11 (1.26%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.26%) Java 8
18 6 (0.68%) ES6
18 6 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (10.27%) Degree
2 35 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.91%) PhD
7 7 (0.80%) CEPT
7 7 (0.80%) CISM
7 7 (0.80%) EC-Council LPT
7 7 (0.80%) GXPN
7 7 (0.80%) OSCE
7 7 (0.80%) OSWP
7 7 (0.80%) SANS
8 6 (0.68%) CEH
8 6 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.57%) CISSP
10 4 (0.46%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.34%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (0.34%) CRISC
11 3 (0.34%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.16%) Data Quality
2 44 (5.02%) QA
3 23 (2.63%) GDPR
4 9 (1.03%) CDISC
5 7 (0.80%) Actionable Recommendations
6 6 (0.68%) Good Clinical Practice
6 6 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.34%) GRC
7 3 (0.34%) NCSC
7 3 (0.34%) NIST
8 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.23%) PMO
8 2 (0.23%) SLA
9 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 64 (7.31%) Docker
2 16 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.46%) Firmware
4 4 (0.46%) HDFS
4 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (5.82%) Kubernetes
1 51 (5.82%) Terraform
2 17 (1.94%) Ansible
3 8 (0.91%) Grafana
3 8 (0.91%) Prometheus
4 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.34%) Puppet
4 3 (0.34%) Zipkin
5 2 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.23%) Packer
6 1 (0.11%) FlexNet
6 1 (0.11%) Istio
6 1 (0.11%) Kibana
6 1 (0.11%) Marathon
6 1 (0.11%) Mesos
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 138 (15.75%) Google
2 113 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.14%) Databricks
4 39 (4.45%) Adobe
5 35 (4.00%) SAP
6 24 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (2.63%) Oracle
8 21 (2.40%) Alteryx
9 18 (2.05%) Informatica
10 15 (1.71%) Cloudera
11 14 (1.60%) Talend
12 13 (1.48%) Elastic Path
13 9 (1.03%) Citrix
13 9 (1.03%) Teradata
14 8 (0.91%) VMware
15 7 (0.80%) Cognos
15 7 (0.80%) Facebook
15 7 (0.80%) Nintex
15 7 (0.80%) OpenText
15 7 (0.80%) Sage