Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 225 296
Rank change year-on-year +10 +71 +48
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 59 89 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.74% 0.91% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.99% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 31
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.55% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,475 £93,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% +6.90% -3.33%

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 7,308 9,018 10,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.04% 91.97% 91.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,954 7,581 8,503
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,993 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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
West Yorkshire +22 47 £43,750 -20.45% 9
South Yorkshire -18 8 £72,500 +45.00% 5
North Yorkshire -11 4 £38,250 -49.00% 1
Data Science
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 44 (74.58%) Python
2 35 (59.32%) Analytics
3 33 (55.93%) SQL
4 26 (44.07%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (37.29%) R
6 18 (30.51%) Tableau
6 18 (30.51%) Machine Learning
6 18 (30.51%) Data Analytics
6 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (28.81%) Degree
7 17 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (25.42%) Linux
8 15 (25.42%) PHP
9 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
9 14 (23.73%) C#
10 13 (22.03%) DevOps
10 13 (22.03%) Power BI
11 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
12 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
12 11 (18.64%) Data Management
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (16.95%) TDD
13 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
13 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
14 9 (15.25%) Git (software)

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 (15.25%) SAS
2 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.78%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) SPSS
2 1 (1.69%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.17%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (8.47%) Amazon SageMaker
5 2 (3.39%) Serverless
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) Power BI
2 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
3 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
4 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (13.56%) QlikView
6 7 (11.86%) MySQL
7 6 (10.17%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (10.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (10.17%) Big Data
8 5 (8.47%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (8.47%) Data Lake
8 5 (8.47%) Pentaho
8 5 (8.47%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
10 3 (5.08%) Apache Hive
11 2 (3.39%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.86%) SonarQube
3 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Data Scientist
3 10 (16.95%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Data Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Data Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) ETL Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Manager
8 3 (5.08%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk Modeller
9 2 (3.39%) Data Science Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Insight Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Junior
9 2 (3.39%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.69%) Consultant
10 1 (1.69%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
2 9 (15.25%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) CSS
2 9 (15.25%) HTML
3 6 (10.17%) Web Services
4 4 (6.78%) TensorFlow
5 2 (3.39%) Caffe
5 2 (3.39%) Kafka
5 2 (3.39%) Middleware
5 2 (3.39%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (3.39%) OpenCV
6 1 (1.69%) D3.js
6 1 (1.69%) J2EE
6 1 (1.69%) LAMP
6 1 (1.69%) Node.js
6 1 (1.69%) NumPy
6 1 (1.69%) Raphaël
6 1 (1.69%) React
6 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) User Experience
3 7 (11.86%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.78%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.08%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.39%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Ubuntu
3 7 (11.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Analytics
2 26 (44.07%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.51%) Data Analytics
3 18 (30.51%) Machine Learning
4 13 (22.03%) DevOps
5 11 (18.64%) Data Management
5 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
6 10 (16.95%) TDD
7 9 (15.25%) Data Modelling
7 9 (15.25%) ETL
8 8 (13.56%) Data Strategy
9 7 (11.86%) Business Analytics
9 7 (11.86%) Data Integration
9 7 (11.86%) ITIL
9 7 (11.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 7 (11.86%) Scrum
9 7 (11.86%) Threat Management
10 6 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (10.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) Python
2 33 (55.93%) SQL
3 22 (37.29%) R
4 15 (25.42%) PHP
5 14 (23.73%) C#
5 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.25%) Java
6 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
7 8 (13.56%) Scala
8 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
8 7 (11.86%) VB
8 7 (11.86%) VB6
8 7 (11.86%) VBA
9 6 (10.17%) MATLAB
10 5 (8.47%) Ruby
10 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
11 4 (6.78%) Go
12 3 (5.08%) C++
13 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (10.17%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (8.47%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.39%) IFRS
2 2 (3.39%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Ansible
2 7 (11.86%) Xymon
2 7 (11.86%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.69%) Ambari
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.69%) Oozie
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Tableau
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle
3 7 (11.86%) Cognos
3 7 (11.86%) Informatica
3 7 (11.86%) MuleSoft
3 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.86%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Platfora