Period
to 24 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 28 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 978 1,031 1,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 7.53% 7.06% 7.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.56% 15.63% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 874 881 939
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £30,750 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,907 6,596 5,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 45.47% 45.16% 46.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,223 5,816 5,471
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £38,022 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +3.54%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Central London

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Central London.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Central London

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Central London over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Central London

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Central London region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
City of London -1 747 £60,000 +4.35% 192
West End of London +20 46 £24,000 -47.83%
City of Westminster +6 26 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Southwark +35 10 £50,000 -11.11%
Camden -2 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Central London region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 487 (49.80%) Problem-Solving
2 456 (46.63%) Finance
3 299 (30.57%) SQL
4 232 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
5 209 (21.37%) Microsoft
6 194 (19.84%) Degree
7 160 (16.36%) Project Management
8 149 (15.24%) Analytics
9 136 (13.91%) Banking
10 127 (12.99%) C#
10 127 (12.99%) Python
11 125 (12.78%) Windows
12 110 (11.25%) .NET
13 106 (10.84%) Java
14 102 (10.43%) SQL Server
14 102 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
15 98 (10.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 97 (9.92%) Linux
16 97 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel
17 96 (9.82%) Computer Science
18 91 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
19 89 (9.10%) Mathematics
19 89 (9.10%) Data Warehouse
19 89 (9.10%) JavaScript
20 88 (9.00%) Microsoft Office
21 85 (8.69%) QA
22 83 (8.49%) Business Analysis
23 80 (8.18%) Decision-Making
24 75 (7.67%) SDLC
25 74 (7.57%) Marketing

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 37 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.45%) Apache Spark
3 23 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 18 (1.84%) SAS
5 13 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 11 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.92%) Confluence
9 8 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.72%) IIS
11 6 (0.61%) CMS
12 5 (0.51%) WordPress
13 3 (0.31%) Apache
13 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.31%) Jupyter
14 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.10%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 97 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 88 (9.00%) Microsoft Office
3 58 (5.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 49 (5.01%) MS Visio
5 28 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.31%) UserZoom
8 2 (0.20%) InVision
8 2 (0.20%) SPSS
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.10%) Flinto
9 1 (0.10%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.10%) InDesign
9 1 (0.10%) Maya
9 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.72%) Magento
3 5 (0.51%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.20%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.20%) SessionCam
4 2 (0.20%) Sonata
4 2 (0.20%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.10%) iTrent
5 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.10%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.10%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.10%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 91 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.48%) Office 365
4 23 (2.35%) GitHub
5 22 (2.25%) SaaS
6 16 (1.64%) Serverless
7 14 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.43%) Azure Data Factory
8 13 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (1.23%) Google Analytics
10 11 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 11 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (1.12%) Azure Functions
11 9 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.61%) NuGet
14 5 (0.51%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.51%) Data Lake Analytics
15 4 (0.41%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.83%) Firewall
2 39 (3.99%) VPN
2 39 (3.99%) WAN
3 33 (3.37%) MPLS
4 29 (2.97%) Network Security
5 28 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 27 (2.76%) BGP
6 27 (2.76%) NetScaler
6 27 (2.76%) OSPF
7 26 (2.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 24 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (2.45%) VPLS
9 23 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
9 23 (2.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 23 (2.35%) NX-OS
10 18 (1.84%) SAN
11 16 (1.64%) TCP/IP
12 14 (1.43%) DNS
12 14 (1.43%) Internet
12 14 (1.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 89 (9.10%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (5.11%) Power BI
6 40 (4.09%) Big Data
7 38 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 34 (3.48%) Hadoop
9 24 (2.45%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.74%) QlikView
10 17 (1.74%) Relational Database
11 15 (1.53%) Data Lake
12 14 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.33%) Flink
13 13 (1.33%) MarkLogic
13 13 (1.33%) Redis
14 12 (1.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
15 11 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 61 (6.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (5.21%) JIRA
3 41 (4.19%) Visual Studio
4 34 (3.48%) Jenkins
5 29 (2.97%) Git (software)
5 29 (2.97%) TeamCity
6 22 (2.25%) Selenium
7 20 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (1.64%) Maven
9 13 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (1.33%) WebDriver
10 11 (1.12%) tSQLt
11 10 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.02%) Subversion
12 9 (0.92%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.82%) gulp
13 8 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (0.82%) webpack
14 7 (0.72%) Grunt
14 7 (0.72%) Jasmine
General
1 456 (46.63%) Finance
2 136 (13.91%) Banking
3 74 (7.57%) Marketing
4 52 (5.32%) Retail
5 35 (3.58%) Advertising
6 32 (3.27%) Telecoms
7 29 (2.97%) Back Office
8 28 (2.86%) Law
9 21 (2.15%) Financial Institution
9 21 (2.15%) Games
10 19 (1.94%) Legal
11 13 (1.33%) Front Office
12 11 (1.12%) Investment Banking
13 10 (1.02%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.61%) Automotive
15 5 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.41%) Billing
16 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
18 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 280 (28.63%) Analyst
2 178 (18.20%) Developer
3 104 (10.63%) Business Analyst
4 50 (5.11%) Architect
5 48 (4.91%) Data Analyst
6 45 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 45 (4.60%) Project Manager
6 45 (4.60%) Support Analyst
7 40 (4.09%) Graduate
8 39 (3.99%) Java Developer
9 37 (3.78%) Consultant
10 36 (3.68%) SQL Developer
11 31 (3.17%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 31 (3.17%) Software Developer
12 30 (3.07%) Network Engineer
13 29 (2.97%) C# Developer
13 29 (2.97%) Data Scientist
13 29 (2.97%) Product Manager
14 28 (2.86%) Applications Support
14 28 (2.86%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (11.25%) .NET
2 53 (5.42%) HTML
3 41 (4.19%) CSS
4 37 (3.78%) React
5 34 (3.48%) Kafka
6 32 (3.27%) ASP.NET
7 31 (3.17%) AngularJS
8 28 (2.86%) Spring
9 23 (2.35%) REST
10 18 (1.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (1.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (1.84%) Web Services
10 18 (1.84%) XML
11 17 (1.74%) HTML5
11 17 (1.74%) jQuery
12 16 (1.64%) Node.js
13 15 (1.53%) Spring Cloud
14 14 (1.43%) Redux
14 14 (1.43%) Spring Boot
15 13 (1.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 48 (4.91%) Management Information System
1 48 (4.91%) User Experience
2 45 (4.60%) Fintech
3 43 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
4 35 (3.58%) Data Structures
5 31 (3.17%) Reinsurance
6 30 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 25 (2.56%) Algorithms
8 23 (2.35%) Virtual Team
9 21 (2.15%) Cloud Native
10 20 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.74%) Analytical Mindset
12 16 (1.64%) Hedge funds
12 16 (1.64%) PMI
13 14 (1.43%) Data Centre
14 13 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
16 11 (1.12%) Fixed Income
17 10 (1.02%) Derivative
17 10 (1.02%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 125 (12.78%) Windows
2 97 (9.92%) Linux
3 39 (3.99%) Windows Server
4 31 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (2.45%) Unix
5 24 (2.45%) Windows 10
6 16 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.02%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.92%) Android
8 9 (0.92%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.41%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.20%) CentOS
12 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (49.80%) Problem-Solving
2 232 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (16.36%) Project Management
4 149 (15.24%) Analytics
5 102 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
6 98 (10.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 96 (9.82%) Computer Science
8 89 (9.10%) Mathematics
9 83 (8.49%) Business Analysis
10 80 (8.18%) Decision-Making
11 75 (7.67%) SDLC
12 65 (6.65%) Data Modelling
13 64 (6.54%) Scrum
14 63 (6.44%) Data Science
15 62 (6.34%) Test Automation
16 61 (6.24%) Risk Management
17 56 (5.73%) Time Management
18 54 (5.52%) Data Analysis
18 54 (5.52%) ETL
19 52 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 299 (30.57%) SQL
2 127 (12.99%) C#
2 127 (12.99%) Python
3 106 (10.84%) Java
4 89 (9.10%) JavaScript
5 53 (5.42%) T-SQL
6 50 (5.11%) C
7 49 (5.01%) C++
8 40 (4.09%) R
9 39 (3.99%) PowerShell
10 31 (3.17%) VB.NET
11 24 (2.45%) VBA
12 20 (2.04%) Java 8
13 15 (1.53%) Go
13 15 (1.53%) Perl
14 12 (1.23%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.02%) Scala
16 9 (0.92%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.82%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 194 (19.84%) Degree
2 35 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (3.27%) PMI Certification
4 31 (3.17%) CCNP
5 24 (2.45%) CCIE
6 23 (2.35%) PMP
7 22 (2.25%) ISEB
8 20 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (1.53%) CCIE Security
10 13 (1.33%) CISSP
10 13 (1.33%) ISTQB
11 12 (1.23%) PhD
12 11 (1.12%) PgMP
13 9 (0.92%) MBA
14 8 (0.82%) CISM
14 8 (0.82%) MCSA
14 8 (0.82%) Security Cleared
15 6 (0.61%) CISA
15 6 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.69%) QA
2 42 (4.29%) PMO
3 32 (3.27%) Data Quality
4 21 (2.15%) SLA
5 11 (1.12%) GDPR
6 7 (0.72%) ISO 20022
6 7 (0.72%) SEPA
7 6 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.41%) COBIT
9 3 (0.31%) GAAP
10 2 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.20%) IFRS
10 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.10%) Basel II
11 1 (0.10%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.45%) Docker
4 14 (1.43%) HDFS
5 13 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.61%) XenApp
8 4 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.20%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.10%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.10%) RHEV
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.10%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.10%) vSphere
10 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (2.15%) Puppet
2 17 (1.74%) Ansible
3 10 (1.02%) SCCM
4 8 (0.82%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.72%) logstash
5 7 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.61%) Grafana
6 6 (0.61%) Kibana
7 5 (0.51%) WSUS
8 4 (0.41%) Mesos
9 3 (0.31%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.20%) Automic
10 2 (0.20%) Control-M
10 2 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.20%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.20%) Stealthwatch
10 2 (0.20%) Terraform
10 2 (0.20%) vRealize
10 2 (0.20%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 209 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 51 (5.21%) Cisco
3 47 (4.81%) Tableau
4 34 (3.48%) CheckPoint
5 32 (3.27%) VMware
6 30 (3.07%) Google
7 28 (2.86%) Juniper
7 28 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
8 27 (2.76%) F5
9 26 (2.66%) Red Hat
10 22 (2.25%) Oracle
11 21 (2.15%) Citrix
12 15 (1.53%) NetApp
13 13 (1.33%) Cognizant
13 13 (1.33%) SAP
14 11 (1.12%) Adobe
14 11 (1.12%) EMC
14 11 (1.12%) Infragistics
14 11 (1.12%) Splunk
15 9 (0.92%) HP