Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 212 233 290
Rank change year-on-year +21 +57 +51
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 68 82 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.81% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.88% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 61 57 36
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +37.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £31,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £77,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,730 9,350 9,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.22% 92.54% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,496 7,996 8,475
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,155
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.72% +3.48%

Data Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Science in Yorkshire

Data Science
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Science in Yorkshire

Data Science
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Science in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Science in Yorkshire

Data Science
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 March 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +51 58 £47,500 -13.64% 15
North Yorkshire -6 5 £49,000 -27.41% 1
South Yorkshire -12 5 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Data Science
England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 48 (70.59%) Python
2 38 (55.88%) Analytics
3 36 (52.94%) SQL
4 27 (39.71%) R
5 25 (36.76%) Machine Learning
6 20 (29.41%) Data Analytics
6 20 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (29.41%) Mathematics
7 18 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (20.59%) Algorithms
8 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (17.65%) Degree
11 11 (16.18%) MATLAB
11 11 (16.18%) Artificial Intelligence
11 11 (16.18%) Deep Learning
11 11 (16.18%) Big Data
12 10 (14.71%) Project Management
13 9 (13.24%) Java
13 9 (13.24%) SAS
13 9 (13.24%) Statistics
13 9 (13.24%) Marketing
13 9 (13.24%) Tableau
13 9 (13.24%) Data Strategy
13 9 (13.24%) Analytical Mindset
14 8 (11.76%) TensorFlow
14 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
14 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
14 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

Data Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (13.24%) SAS
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Weka
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon SageMaker
3 3 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.94%) PaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) Big Data
2 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.82%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (7.35%) Data Lake
5 5 (7.35%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.35%) Pentaho
5 5 (7.35%) Power BI
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.88%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (4.41%) MySQL
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.94%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (13.24%) Marketing
2 8 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
4 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Data Scientist
2 20 (29.41%) Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Data Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Data Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Insight Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Marketing Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Marketing Insight Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Data Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) ETL Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Data Scientist
10 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk Modeller
10 2 (2.94%) Data Analytics Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Data Analytics Scientist
10 2 (2.94%) Developer in Test
10 2 (2.94%) Head of PMO
10 2 (2.94%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 2 (2.94%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) TensorFlow
2 4 (5.88%) Web Services
3 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.41%) React
4 2 (2.94%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) Caffe
4 2 (2.94%) CSS
4 2 (2.94%) HTML
4 2 (2.94%) Kafka
4 2 (2.94%) NumPy
4 2 (2.94%) OpenCV
5 1 (1.47%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.47%) Middleware
5 1 (1.47%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.47%) Node.js
5 1 (1.47%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (20.59%) Algorithms
3 9 (13.24%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (4.41%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.47%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Analytics
2 25 (36.76%) Machine Learning
3 20 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (29.41%) Data Analytics
3 20 (29.41%) Mathematics
4 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (16.18%) Deep Learning
6 10 (14.71%) Project Management
7 9 (13.24%) Data Strategy
7 9 (13.24%) Statistics
8 8 (11.76%) Data Management
8 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 7 (10.29%) ETL
9 7 (10.29%) Neural Network
9 7 (10.29%) Statistical Modelling
10 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
10 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
10 6 (8.82%) DevOps
10 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (70.59%) Python
2 36 (52.94%) SQL
3 27 (39.71%) R
4 11 (16.18%) MATLAB
5 9 (13.24%) Java
6 8 (11.76%) C#
7 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.82%) Ruby
8 5 (7.35%) C++
8 5 (7.35%) Scala
9 4 (5.88%) Go
9 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (5.88%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.88%) PhD
4 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.41%) PMO
3 2 (2.94%) IFRS
3 2 (2.94%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.47%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Tableau
2 3 (4.41%) Google
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (1.47%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.47%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.47%) Talend