The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visualisation
Rank 177 175 193
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 42 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.65% 1.12% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 1
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Visualisation
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1586 1518 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.83% 30.90% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1284 1214
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,104 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visualisation across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Visualisation Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visualisation across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Visualisation Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +6 24 £80,000 -20.00%
Warwickshire -1 12 £52,500 +87.50%
Staffordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Walsall +1 1 £37,500 -51.61%
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Visualisation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visualisation.

1 26 (50.00%) SQL
1 26 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (46.15%) SAS
3 23 (44.23%) Tableau
4 21 (40.38%) R
4 21 (40.38%) QlikView
5 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 20 (38.46%) Analytics
6 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
7 15 (28.85%) Cognos
8 14 (26.92%) Python
9 13 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
10 12 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods
10 12 (23.08%) Time Series Analysis
10 12 (23.08%) C#
10 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
11 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (21.15%) Mathematics
11 11 (21.15%) Oracle
11 11 (21.15%) Finance
11 11 (21.15%) Data Mining
11 11 (21.15%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (19.23%) MATLAB
12 10 (19.23%) Business Objects
13 9 (17.31%) SPSS
13 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (17.31%) Cloudera
14 8 (15.38%) Business Analytics
14 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Visualisation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visualisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (46.15%) SAS
2 1 (1.92%) Node.js
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) SPSS
2 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
3 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 6 (11.54%) MS Project
3 6 (11.54%) MS Office
4 5 (9.62%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) QlikView
2 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 11 (21.15%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (21.15%) Data Mining
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (15.38%) Pentaho
4 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 7 (13.46%) Big Data
6 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.77%) OLAP
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.92%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) Hudson
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Marketing
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Consultant
2 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 12 (23.08%) Data Scientist
4 8 (15.38%) SAS BI Consultant
4 8 (15.38%) Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Administrator
5 6 (11.54%) Business Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Business Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Report Writer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) CSS
2 5 (9.62%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) jQuery
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.69%) Web Services
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.77%) Ajax
4 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.85%) Direct3D
5 2 (3.85%) HTML5
5 2 (3.85%) OpenGL
5 2 (3.85%) DirectX
6 1 (1.92%) XML
6 1 (1.92%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.92%) Java SE
6 1 (1.92%) Java EE
6 1 (1.92%) MDX
6 1 (1.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Mathematics
2 8 (15.38%) Open Source
3 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.46%) Credit Risk
4 6 (11.54%) Statistics
5 5 (9.62%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (9.62%) Physics
5 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.62%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.92%) Informatics
7 1 (1.92%) Life Science
7 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (38.46%) Analytics
3 13 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 12 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods
4 12 (23.08%) Time Series Analysis
4 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
5 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 8 (15.38%) Project Management
6 8 (15.38%) CRM
6 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 8 (15.38%) Business Analytics
7 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.46%) Use Case
8 6 (11.54%) Asset Management
8 6 (11.54%) Predictive Analytics
8 6 (11.54%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (9.62%) Probability Theory
9 5 (9.62%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) R
3 14 (26.92%) Python
4 12 (23.08%) C#
5 10 (19.23%) MATLAB
6 8 (15.38%) C++
7 7 (13.46%) Java
8 5 (9.62%) Fortran
8 5 (9.62%) C
9 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.85%) C++/CLI
10 2 (3.85%) GLSL
10 2 (3.85%) HLSL
11 1 (1.92%) Perl
11 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) PhD
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) HDFS
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Tableau
2 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.85%) Cognos
4 11 (21.15%) Oracle
5 10 (19.23%) Business Objects
6 9 (17.31%) Cloudera
7 8 (15.38%) Teradata
7 8 (15.38%) IBM
8 7 (13.46%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (9.62%) Google
10 1 (1.92%) Telerik
10 1 (1.92%) HP
10 1 (1.92%) SAP
10 1 (1.92%) Sybase