Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 29 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,206 856 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 8.53% 6.89% 8.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.61% 14.26% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,079 759 1,147
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +1.73%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £88,750 £78,750
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 6,850 6,004 7,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 48.44% 48.31% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6,158 5,352 6,762
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £86,250
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 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
City of London +1 949 £60,000 - 166
West End of London +2 44 £24,000 -52.00% 16
City of Westminster +13 15 £38,750 -13.89%
Southwark -1 14 £50,000 -
Camden +1 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Analytical Skills
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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.

1 578 (47.93%) Problem-Solving
2 553 (45.85%) Finance
3 380 (31.51%) SQL
4 341 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
5 295 (24.46%) Degree
6 256 (21.23%) Microsoft
7 209 (17.33%) SQL Server
8 196 (16.25%) Project Management
9 181 (15.01%) C#
10 164 (13.60%) Computer Science
11 155 (12.85%) Banking
12 146 (12.11%) JavaScript
12 146 (12.11%) .NET
13 141 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
14 140 (11.61%) Analytics
15 136 (11.28%) Python
16 131 (10.86%) Java
17 124 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
18 121 (10.03%) Windows
18 121 (10.03%) Amazon AWS
19 117 (9.70%) Microsoft Excel
20 116 (9.62%) T-SQL
21 114 (9.45%) Mathematics
22 113 (9.37%) Business Analysis
23 111 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
24 110 (9.12%) Decision-Making
25 108 (8.96%) CRM
26 106 (8.79%) OO
27 100 (8.29%) Test Automation
28 99 (8.21%) CSS

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 66 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 30 (2.49%) Apache Spark
2 30 (2.49%) MS Exchange
2 30 (2.49%) SAS
3 20 (1.66%) IIS
4 16 (1.33%) Confluence
4 16 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (1.24%) CMS
6 13 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (0.91%) WordPress
8 10 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (0.83%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.50%) Apache
10 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.25%) Drupal
11 3 (0.25%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 117 (9.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 85 (7.05%) Microsoft Office
3 57 (4.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 43 (3.57%) MS Visio
5 22 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.58%) SPSS
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.17%) InVision
8 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.17%) Stata
8 2 (0.17%) UserZoom
9 1 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.083%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.083%) EViews
9 1 (0.083%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.083%) Maya
9 1 (0.083%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.083%) Simulink
9 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 53 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.41%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.33%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.33%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.25%) Sonata
7 2 (0.17%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.17%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.083%) Actimize
8 1 (0.083%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.083%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.083%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.083%) Magento
8 1 (0.083%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.083%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 141 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (10.03%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (3.23%) Office 365
4 22 (1.82%) SaaS
5 20 (1.66%) Google Analytics
6 19 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.08%) PaaS
8 12 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
9 11 (0.91%) IaaS
10 10 (0.83%) GitHub
10 10 (0.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 9 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.66%) Serverless
13 7 (0.58%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
14 6 (0.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 5 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.64%) Firewall
2 39 (3.23%) Internet
3 35 (2.90%) DNS
4 34 (2.82%) VPN
5 32 (2.65%) WAN
6 25 (2.07%) TCP/IP
7 24 (1.99%) SAN
8 20 (1.66%) Network Security
9 19 (1.58%) DHCP
10 17 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 17 (1.41%) Intranet
11 16 (1.33%) BGP
11 16 (1.33%) MPLS
12 15 (1.24%) OSPF
13 14 (1.16%) VPLS
14 13 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (1.08%) NetScaler
15 12 (1.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 70 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 65 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (4.15%) Hadoop
6 49 (4.06%) Big Data
7 48 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 41 (3.40%) Power BI
9 39 (3.23%) Relational Database
10 38 (3.15%) NoSQL
11 32 (2.65%) MySQL
12 31 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
13 25 (2.07%) MongoDB
14 21 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (1.49%) Data Mining
15 18 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
17 15 (1.24%) OLAP
18 14 (1.16%) Apache Hive
19 13 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 75 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 60 (4.98%) Git (software)
3 55 (4.56%) JIRA
4 53 (4.39%) Visual Studio Team System
5 43 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 41 (3.40%) Subversion
7 38 (3.15%) Jenkins
8 23 (1.91%) TeamCity
9 20 (1.66%) NUnit
9 20 (1.66%) Selenium
10 16 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 16 (1.33%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.75%) Maven
12 8 (0.66%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.66%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.50%) Axure RP
13 6 (0.50%) Grunt
13 6 (0.50%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.50%) Moq
13 6 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 553 (45.85%) Finance
2 155 (12.85%) Banking
3 77 (6.38%) Marketing
4 58 (4.81%) Advertising
5 57 (4.73%) Retail
6 33 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 28 (2.32%) Legal
8 27 (2.24%) Front Office
8 27 (2.24%) Games
9 26 (2.16%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.91%) Back Office
11 20 (1.66%) Law
12 19 (1.58%) Investment Banking
13 13 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (1.00%) General Ledger
15 8 (0.66%) Publishing
16 7 (0.58%) Electronics
16 7 (0.58%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.50%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.41%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 311 (25.79%) Analyst
2 213 (17.66%) Developer
3 117 (9.70%) Business Analyst
4 98 (8.13%) Architect
5 66 (5.47%) Consultant
6 59 (4.89%) Project Manager
7 56 (4.64%) Graduate
8 52 (4.31%) Data Analyst
9 45 (3.73%) SQL Developer
10 44 (3.65%) Data Scientist
11 43 (3.57%) Senior Developer
12 42 (3.48%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 39 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 35 (2.90%) C# Developer
15 34 (2.82%) Java Developer
15 34 (2.82%) Support Analyst
16 32 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
17 31 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
18 28 (2.32%) Applications Support
19 27 (2.24%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (12.11%) .NET
2 99 (8.21%) CSS
3 79 (6.55%) Web Services
4 76 (6.30%) HTML
5 72 (5.97%) jQuery
6 66 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 65 (5.39%) React
8 64 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 51 (4.23%) Entity Framework
10 45 (3.73%) XML
11 40 (3.32%) .NET Core
12 37 (3.07%) ASP.NET
13 34 (2.82%) HTML5
14 33 (2.74%) AngularJS
15 28 (2.32%) REST
16 27 (2.24%) Mason
17 26 (2.16%) RESTful
18 25 (2.07%) .NET Framework
19 23 (1.91%) CSS3
19 23 (1.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 164 (13.60%) Computer Science
2 90 (7.46%) User Experience
3 84 (6.97%) Fintech
4 83 (6.88%) Management Information System
5 77 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
6 48 (3.98%) N-Tier
7 44 (3.65%) Analytical Mindset
8 43 (3.57%) Virtual Team
9 40 (3.32%) Data Structures
10 34 (2.82%) Mobile App
11 31 (2.57%) Derivative
12 30 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
13 28 (2.32%) Algorithms
14 26 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (1.99%) Data Centre
16 22 (1.82%) Reinsurance
17 17 (1.41%) Hedge funds
18 16 (1.33%) Fixed Income
19 15 (1.24%) Blackberry
20 14 (1.16%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 121 (10.03%) Windows
2 91 (7.55%) Linux
3 50 (4.15%) Windows Server
4 29 (2.40%) Windows 7
5 26 (2.16%) Unix
6 24 (1.99%) Windows 10
7 23 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (1.58%) Android
8 19 (1.58%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.83%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.17%) CentOS
14 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.083%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (47.93%) Problem-Solving
2 341 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (16.25%) Project Management
4 140 (11.61%) Analytics
5 124 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
6 114 (9.45%) Mathematics
7 113 (9.37%) Business Analysis
8 111 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 110 (9.12%) Decision-Making
10 108 (8.96%) CRM
11 106 (8.79%) OO
12 100 (8.29%) Test Automation
13 96 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
13 96 (7.96%) MVC
14 95 (7.88%) Scrum
15 94 (7.79%) Mentoring
16 81 (6.72%) Data Analysis
16 81 (6.72%) ITIL
17 67 (5.56%) Microservices
18 66 (5.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 380 (31.51%) SQL
2 181 (15.01%) C#
3 146 (12.11%) JavaScript
4 136 (11.28%) Python
5 131 (10.86%) Java
6 116 (9.62%) T-SQL
7 61 (5.06%) R
8 50 (4.15%) C
9 49 (4.06%) C++
10 37 (3.07%) Scala
11 36 (2.99%) PowerShell
11 36 (2.99%) VBA
12 25 (2.07%) PHP
13 21 (1.74%) Apex Code
14 17 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.33%) Ruby
16 15 (1.24%) Delphi
17 14 (1.16%) Perl
18 13 (1.08%) Java 8
18 13 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 295 (24.46%) Degree
2 94 (7.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (2.82%) CISSP
4 24 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (1.74%) CCNP
7 15 (1.24%) CISM
7 15 (1.24%) ISTQB
7 15 (1.24%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.08%) ISEB
9 12 (1.00%) CCIE
9 12 (1.00%) DBS Check
10 10 (0.83%) CISA
11 8 (0.66%) MCSE
11 8 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.66%) PhD
11 8 (0.66%) PMP
12 6 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (7.38%) QA
2 36 (2.99%) PMO
3 23 (1.91%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.82%) GDPR
5 21 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (1.33%) SLA
7 8 (0.66%) SEPA
8 7 (0.58%) ISO 20022
9 6 (0.50%) MiFID
10 4 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.33%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.25%) COBIT
11 3 (0.25%) EMIR
11 3 (0.25%) FATCA
12 2 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.17%) GCP
12 2 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.17%) WAI
13 1 (0.083%) IFRS
System Software
1 79 (6.55%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.33%) Docker
4 13 (1.08%) XenApp
5 10 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.58%) vSphere
7 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.25%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.25%) HDFS
8 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.083%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.083%) RHEV
10 1 (0.083%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (1.58%) Ansible
2 16 (1.33%) Puppet
3 12 (1.00%) SCCM
4 7 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (0.58%) Nessus
4 7 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.50%) Kibana
5 6 (0.50%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.50%) vCenter Server
6 5 (0.41%) Mesos
6 5 (0.41%) Terraform
7 4 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.33%) WSUS
8 3 (0.25%) logstash
8 3 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.17%) Grafana
9 2 (0.17%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.17%) SCOM
9 2 (0.17%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 256 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 65 (5.39%) Tableau
3 56 (4.64%) Oracle
4 46 (3.81%) Nintex
5 45 (3.73%) Cisco
5 45 (3.73%) VMware
6 44 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
7 38 (3.15%) Citrix
8 32 (2.65%) Google
9 22 (1.82%) Juniper
10 21 (1.74%) HP
10 21 (1.74%) Red Hat
11 20 (1.66%) NetApp
12 19 (1.58%) Splunk
13 18 (1.49%) Adobe
13 18 (1.49%) CheckPoint
13 18 (1.49%) SAP
14 17 (1.41%) F5
15 16 (1.33%) EqualLogic
16 15 (1.24%) EMC