Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 30 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 802 721 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.52% 6.95% 7.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.37% 15.24% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 720 639 806
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +0.92%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.77%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,898 4,730 5,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.92% 45.60% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,387 4,241 4,709
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the City of London

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in the City of London

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the City of London

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 11 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
London Bridge 0 4 £50,000 -
Analytical Skills
Central London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 382 (47.63%) Finance
2 372 (46.38%) Problem-Solving
3 270 (33.67%) SQL
4 218 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
5 177 (22.07%) Microsoft
6 154 (19.20%) Degree
7 126 (15.71%) C#
8 124 (15.46%) Analytics
9 123 (15.34%) Project Management
10 114 (14.21%) Banking
11 109 (13.59%) SQL Server
12 98 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 96 (11.97%) .NET
14 95 (11.85%) Python
15 93 (11.60%) JavaScript
16 91 (11.35%) Windows
17 89 (11.10%) Computer Science
18 85 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
19 82 (10.22%) Microsoft Excel
19 82 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
20 79 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
20 79 (9.85%) Decision-Making
21 78 (9.73%) Business Analysis
22 77 (9.60%) T-SQL
22 77 (9.60%) Java
22 77 (9.60%) Mathematics
23 75 (9.35%) Linux
24 71 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
25 70 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
26 63 (7.86%) Microsoft Office

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 50 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.37%) Apache Spark
3 19 (2.37%) SAS
4 12 (1.50%) IIS
4 12 (1.50%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.75%) CMS
8 6 (0.75%) Confluence
9 4 (0.50%) WordPress
10 3 (0.37%) Apache
10 3 (0.37%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.25%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.12%) Drupal
12 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 82 (10.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 63 (7.86%) Microsoft Office
3 47 (5.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 42 (5.24%) MS Visio
5 21 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.37%) UserZoom
7 2 (0.25%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Maya
8 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.50%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.37%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.25%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.25%) Sonata
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.12%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.12%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 98 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (3.37%) Office 365
4 22 (2.74%) GitHub
5 12 (1.50%) Azure Data Factory
5 12 (1.50%) Serverless
6 10 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (1.12%) Azure Functions
7 9 (1.12%) Google Analytics
7 9 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.12%) SaaS
8 8 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.87%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.75%) NuGet
11 5 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.62%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 5 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.86%) Firewall
2 29 (3.62%) VPN
3 25 (3.12%) WAN
4 23 (2.87%) Network Security
5 22 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 22 (2.74%) Internet
6 21 (2.62%) MPLS
6 21 (2.62%) NetScaler
7 20 (2.49%) TCP/IP
8 19 (2.37%) BGP
8 19 (2.37%) OSPF
9 17 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (2.12%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (2.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 17 (2.12%) NX-OS
9 17 (2.12%) VPLS
10 11 (1.37%) Multicast
11 10 (1.25%) DNS
12 9 (1.12%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 71 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
3 55 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (5.86%) Big Data
6 44 (5.49%) Hadoop
7 40 (4.99%) Power BI
8 38 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (3.12%) NoSQL
10 23 (2.87%) Relational Database
11 20 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
12 18 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (2.12%) Apache Hive
13 17 (2.12%) Data Lake
14 16 (2.00%) QlikView
15 12 (1.50%) Flink
15 12 (1.50%) MySQL
15 12 (1.50%) Redis
16 11 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 79 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (5.24%) JIRA
3 41 (5.11%) Visual Studio
4 35 (4.36%) Visual Studio Team System
5 34 (4.24%) Jenkins
6 31 (3.87%) TeamCity
7 28 (3.49%) Git (software)
8 20 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 20 (2.49%) Selenium
9 17 (2.12%) WebDriver
10 13 (1.62%) Subversion
11 12 (1.50%) Maven
12 10 (1.25%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.12%) tSQLt
14 8 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (1.00%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.87%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.50%) Gitweb
16 4 (0.50%) JMeter
17 3 (0.37%) Axure RP
General
1 382 (47.63%) Finance
2 114 (14.21%) Banking
3 53 (6.61%) Retail
4 45 (5.61%) Marketing
5 38 (4.74%) Advertising
6 26 (3.24%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.49%) Back Office
8 18 (2.24%) Financial Institution
8 18 (2.24%) Law
9 14 (1.75%) Front Office
10 13 (1.62%) Games
10 13 (1.62%) Investment Banking
10 13 (1.62%) Legal
11 10 (1.25%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.62%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.37%) Automotive
14 3 (0.37%) French Language
14 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 239 (29.80%) Analyst
2 134 (16.71%) Developer
3 102 (12.72%) Business Analyst
4 55 (6.86%) Architect
5 42 (5.24%) Consultant
6 41 (5.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 36 (4.49%) Data Analyst
7 36 (4.49%) Project Manager
8 35 (4.36%) SQL Developer
9 30 (3.74%) C# Developer
9 30 (3.74%) Data Scientist
9 30 (3.74%) Senior Developer
9 30 (3.74%) Support Analyst
10 27 (3.37%) Applications Support
10 27 (3.37%) Java Developer
11 23 (2.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 23 (2.87%) Network Engineer
11 23 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (2.62%) Product Manager
13 20 (2.49%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (11.97%) .NET
2 47 (5.86%) CSS
3 45 (5.61%) Web Services
4 44 (5.49%) React
5 38 (4.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 36 (4.49%) HTML
7 35 (4.36%) jQuery
8 32 (3.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 29 (3.62%) Entity Framework
9 29 (3.62%) REST
10 26 (3.24%) ASP.NET
10 26 (3.24%) Kafka
11 24 (2.99%) XML
12 22 (2.74%) .NET Core
13 19 (2.37%) .NET Framework
14 16 (2.00%) RESTful
15 13 (1.62%) AngularJS
15 13 (1.62%) Redux
15 13 (1.62%) SOAP
16 12 (1.50%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.23%) Fintech
2 47 (5.86%) Management Information System
3 43 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (3.99%) User Experience
5 30 (3.74%) Data Structures
6 27 (3.37%) N-Tier
7 26 (3.24%) Virtual Team
8 23 (2.87%) Data Centre
9 22 (2.74%) Algorithms
9 22 (2.74%) Analytical Mindset
10 16 (2.00%) Reinsurance
11 14 (1.75%) Derivative
12 13 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
12 13 (1.62%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.50%) Hedge funds
14 9 (1.12%) Equities
14 9 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (1.00%) Reference Data
15 8 (1.00%) SWIFT
16 7 (0.87%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 91 (11.35%) Windows
2 75 (9.35%) Linux
3 35 (4.36%) Windows Server
4 22 (2.74%) Unix
5 18 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (1.87%) Windows 10
6 15 (1.87%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.00%) Android
9 7 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.75%) Amazon Linux
10 6 (0.75%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (46.38%) Problem-Solving
2 218 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (15.46%) Analytics
4 123 (15.34%) Project Management
5 89 (11.10%) Computer Science
6 85 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
7 82 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 79 (9.85%) Decision-Making
9 78 (9.73%) Business Analysis
10 77 (9.60%) Mathematics
11 61 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
12 60 (7.48%) OO
13 56 (6.98%) Scrum
13 56 (6.98%) Test Automation
14 54 (6.73%) CRM
14 54 (6.73%) Data Modelling
14 54 (6.73%) Data Science
14 54 (6.73%) ETL
15 53 (6.61%) MVC
15 53 (6.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 270 (33.67%) SQL
2 126 (15.71%) C#
3 95 (11.85%) Python
4 93 (11.60%) JavaScript
5 77 (9.60%) Java
5 77 (9.60%) T-SQL
6 42 (5.24%) C
7 35 (4.36%) R
8 33 (4.11%) PowerShell
9 29 (3.62%) C++
10 24 (2.99%) VBA
11 18 (2.24%) Java 8
12 16 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 15 (1.87%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.75%) Scala
15 10 (1.25%) Perl
15 10 (1.25%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.12%) PHP
17 8 (1.00%) Apex Code
17 8 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 154 (19.20%) Degree
2 43 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (3.12%) CCNP
5 23 (2.87%) ISEB
6 18 (2.24%) CCIE
7 16 (2.00%) PMP
8 15 (1.87%) CISSP
8 15 (1.87%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.12%) CISA
9 9 (1.12%) CISM
9 9 (1.12%) PgMP
9 9 (1.12%) PhD
10 8 (1.00%) CCIE Security
10 8 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.62%) CFA
11 5 (0.62%) CREST Certified
11 5 (0.62%) MBA
11 5 (0.62%) MCSA
11 5 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.23%) QA
2 25 (3.12%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.62%) GDPR
4 10 (1.25%) PMO
5 8 (1.00%) ISO 20022
5 8 (1.00%) SEPA
6 7 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.87%) SLA
7 3 (0.37%) COBIT
8 2 (0.25%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.25%) WAI
9 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.12%) EMIR
9 1 (0.12%) FATCA
9 1 (0.12%) IFRS
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.12%) MiFID
9 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 42 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.62%) HDFS
4 12 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (1.50%) Docker
5 8 (1.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.75%) XenApp
7 4 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.37%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.25%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.12%) RHEV
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.12%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (2.12%) Puppet
2 15 (1.87%) Ansible
3 8 (1.00%) SCCM
4 7 (0.87%) logstash
5 6 (0.75%) Grafana
5 6 (0.75%) Kibana
6 4 (0.50%) Mesos
6 4 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.37%) Oozie
8 2 (0.25%) Automic
8 2 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.25%) Control-M
8 2 (0.25%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.25%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.25%) Stealthwatch
8 2 (0.25%) vRealize
8 2 (0.25%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (0.12%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 177 (22.07%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.73%) Tableau
3 40 (4.99%) Cisco
4 27 (3.37%) Nintex
5 26 (3.24%) Oracle
5 26 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (2.99%) Google
7 23 (2.87%) F5
8 22 (2.74%) CheckPoint
9 21 (2.62%) Juniper
10 17 (2.12%) VMware
11 16 (2.00%) Citrix
12 14 (1.75%) HP
12 14 (1.75%) SAP
13 13 (1.62%) Splunk
14 11 (1.37%) Infragistics
14 11 (1.37%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.12%) Adobe
15 9 (1.12%) Informatica
16 7 (0.87%) MicroStrategy