Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 30 24
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 927 697 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.37% 6.99% 7.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.04% 14.58% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 838 609 845
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% +0.95%

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 5,440 4,782 5,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.12% 47.96% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,921 4,270 5,156
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +2.68%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -7 5 £50,000 -
Analytical Skills
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 450 (48.54%) Finance
2 426 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
3 319 (34.41%) SQL
4 265 (28.59%) Agile Software Development
5 220 (23.73%) Degree
6 188 (20.28%) Microsoft
7 166 (17.91%) C#
8 159 (17.15%) SQL Server
9 135 (14.56%) Banking
10 133 (14.35%) Project Management
11 128 (13.81%) .NET
12 123 (13.27%) Computer Science
13 120 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 114 (12.30%) JavaScript
15 108 (11.65%) Analytics
16 106 (11.43%) T-SQL
16 106 (11.43%) Python
17 98 (10.57%) Windows
18 97 (10.46%) Business Analysis
19 95 (10.25%) Decision-Making
20 94 (10.14%) OO
21 93 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
22 92 (9.92%) Test Automation
22 92 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
23 90 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
23 90 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
24 88 (9.49%) Microsoft Excel
24 88 (9.49%) CRM
24 88 (9.49%) Java
24 88 (9.49%) Mathematics

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 62 (6.69%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.80%) Apache Spark
3 21 (2.27%) SAS
4 15 (1.62%) IIS
5 13 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (1.29%) MS Exchange
7 11 (1.19%) Confluence
8 10 (1.08%) CMS
8 10 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.86%) WordPress
10 4 (0.43%) Apache
10 4 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.32%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.32%) Drupal
12 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.22%) GemFire
12 2 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.22%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 88 (9.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 66 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
3 40 (4.31%) MS Visio
4 38 (4.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.32%) UserZoom
7 2 (0.22%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) EViews
8 1 (0.11%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.11%) Maya
8 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 53 (5.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.54%) Elite 3E
3 5 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.43%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.43%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.22%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.22%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.22%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.11%) Actimize
7 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.11%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.11%) Sonata
7 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.11%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 120 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.13%) Office 365
4 16 (1.73%) SaaS
5 13 (1.40%) GitHub
6 12 (1.29%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.97%) PaaS
7 9 (0.97%) Serverless
8 8 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.86%) IaaS
9 7 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 7 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 5 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.42%) Firewall
2 35 (3.78%) Internet
3 27 (2.91%) VPN
4 26 (2.80%) WAN
5 21 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 19 (2.05%) DNS
7 18 (1.94%) Network Security
8 17 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (1.83%) Intranet
9 16 (1.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 16 (1.73%) MPLS
9 16 (1.73%) NetScaler
10 14 (1.51%) BGP
11 13 (1.40%) OSPF
12 12 (1.29%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (1.29%) VPLS
13 11 (1.19%) BIG-IP
13 11 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (17.15%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (6.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (6.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (4.75%) Big Data
5 43 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 40 (4.31%) Hadoop
7 36 (3.88%) Relational Database
8 32 (3.45%) NoSQL
9 30 (3.24%) Power BI
10 27 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
11 25 (2.70%) MySQL
12 21 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (1.83%) Apache Hive
14 14 (1.51%) Data Lake
14 14 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
15 13 (1.40%) MongoDB
15 13 (1.40%) QlikView
16 12 (1.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 82 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (5.72%) Git (software)
3 52 (5.61%) Visual Studio Team System
4 48 (5.18%) JIRA
5 44 (4.75%) Visual Studio
6 35 (3.78%) Jenkins
7 34 (3.67%) Subversion
8 23 (2.48%) TeamCity
9 20 (2.16%) Selenium
10 18 (1.94%) NUnit
11 16 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (1.73%) WebDriver
12 9 (0.97%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.86%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.76%) SpecFlow
15 6 (0.65%) Maven
16 5 (0.54%) Axure RP
16 5 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
17 4 (0.43%) Gitweb
17 4 (0.43%) tSQLt
General
1 450 (48.54%) Finance
2 135 (14.56%) Banking
3 46 (4.96%) Retail
4 45 (4.85%) Advertising
5 41 (4.42%) Marketing
6 31 (3.34%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.80%) Back Office
7 26 (2.80%) Front Office
8 20 (2.16%) Legal
9 17 (1.83%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.83%) Games
9 17 (1.83%) Law
10 14 (1.51%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.29%) General Ledger
12 10 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.76%) Publishing
13 7 (0.76%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 252 (27.18%) Analyst
2 170 (18.34%) Developer
3 99 (10.68%) Business Analyst
4 84 (9.06%) Architect
5 49 (5.29%) SQL Developer
6 48 (5.18%) Consultant
7 46 (4.96%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 43 (4.64%) Senior Developer
9 41 (4.42%) Data Analyst
10 39 (4.21%) Project Manager
11 33 (3.56%) C# Developer
12 30 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
12 30 (3.24%) Support Analyst
13 28 (3.02%) Data Scientist
14 24 (2.59%) SQL Analyst
15 23 (2.48%) Applications Support
15 23 (2.48%) Java Developer
16 22 (2.37%) .NET Developer
16 22 (2.37%) Junior
16 22 (2.37%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (13.81%) .NET
2 79 (8.52%) CSS
3 74 (7.98%) Web Services
4 62 (6.69%) jQuery
5 59 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 58 (6.26%) React
7 55 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 50 (5.39%) HTML
9 49 (5.29%) Entity Framework
10 40 (4.31%) .NET Core
11 30 (3.24%) XML
12 28 (3.02%) ASP.NET
13 25 (2.70%) .NET Framework
13 25 (2.70%) REST
14 22 (2.37%) RESTful
15 21 (2.27%) HTML5
16 20 (2.16%) AngularJS
16 20 (2.16%) Middleware
17 18 (1.94%) JSON
17 18 (1.94%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 123 (13.27%) Computer Science
2 70 (7.55%) Fintech
3 66 (7.12%) Management Information System
4 57 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
5 53 (5.72%) User Experience
6 48 (5.18%) N-Tier
7 36 (3.88%) Analytical Mindset
8 35 (3.78%) Virtual Team
9 32 (3.45%) Data Structures
9 32 (3.45%) Derivative
10 24 (2.59%) Data Centre
10 24 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
12 18 (1.94%) Algorithms
12 18 (1.94%) Mobile App
13 16 (1.73%) Fixed Income
14 15 (1.62%) Reinsurance
15 14 (1.51%) Hedge funds
16 13 (1.40%) Equities
17 12 (1.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 98 (10.57%) Windows
2 71 (7.66%) Linux
3 33 (3.56%) Windows Server
4 30 (3.24%) Unix
5 19 (2.05%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.62%) Windows 10
7 11 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.08%) Android
9 6 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
2 265 (28.59%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (14.35%) Project Management
4 108 (11.65%) Analytics
5 97 (10.46%) Business Analysis
6 95 (10.25%) Decision-Making
7 94 (10.14%) OO
8 93 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (9.92%) Test Automation
10 90 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
10 90 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 88 (9.49%) CRM
11 88 (9.49%) Mathematics
12 84 (9.06%) Mentoring
13 79 (8.52%) MVC
14 74 (7.98%) ITIL
15 71 (7.66%) Scrum
16 69 (7.44%) Data Analysis
17 65 (7.01%) Microservices
18 61 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 319 (34.41%) SQL
2 166 (17.91%) C#
3 114 (12.30%) JavaScript
4 106 (11.43%) Python
4 106 (11.43%) T-SQL
5 88 (9.49%) Java
6 35 (3.78%) R
7 34 (3.67%) PowerShell
7 34 (3.67%) VBA
8 30 (3.24%) C++
9 29 (3.13%) C
10 21 (2.27%) Scala
11 17 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 16 (1.73%) PHP
13 15 (1.62%) Java 8
13 15 (1.62%) Ruby
14 12 (1.29%) Delphi
15 11 (1.19%) Apex Code
15 11 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 220 (23.73%) Degree
2 76 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (3.02%) CISSP
4 24 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (2.16%) CCNP
6 18 (1.94%) ISEB
7 15 (1.62%) CISM
8 12 (1.29%) CCIE
9 11 (1.19%) PhD
10 10 (1.08%) CISA
11 9 (0.97%) DBS Check
11 9 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.65%) CFA
12 6 (0.65%) PMP
12 6 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.54%) CREST Certified
13 5 (0.54%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.54%) MBA
13 5 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.69%) QA
2 26 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 21 (2.27%) GDPR
4 14 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (1.29%) PMO
5 12 (1.29%) SLA
6 9 (0.97%) SEPA
7 8 (0.86%) ISO 20022
8 5 (0.54%) MiFID
9 4 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.32%) COBIT
10 3 (0.32%) EMIR
10 3 (0.32%) FATCA
11 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.22%) WAI
12 1 (0.11%) PSD2
12 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.51%) Docker
4 10 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.76%) XenApp
7 6 (0.65%) HDFS
8 5 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.32%) DFS Replication
9 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.11%) RHEV
11 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.11%) vSphere
11 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (2.16%) Ansible
2 16 (1.73%) Puppet
3 6 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (0.65%) Nessus
3 6 (0.65%) vCenter Server
4 5 (0.54%) Kibana
4 5 (0.54%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.43%) Grafana
5 4 (0.43%) logstash
5 4 (0.43%) SCCM
5 4 (0.43%) Terraform
6 3 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.32%) Mesos
6 3 (0.32%) Oozie
7 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.22%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.22%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 188 (20.28%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.15%) Tableau
3 46 (4.96%) Nintex
4 38 (4.10%) Oracle
5 36 (3.88%) Cisco
6 32 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (3.02%) VMware
8 26 (2.80%) Google
9 23 (2.48%) Citrix
10 18 (1.94%) SAP
10 18 (1.94%) Splunk
11 17 (1.83%) CheckPoint
11 17 (1.83%) F5
11 17 (1.83%) HP
12 16 (1.73%) Juniper
13 11 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
14 10 (1.08%) Informatica
15 8 (0.86%) Cognos
15 8 (0.86%) Dell
15 8 (0.86%) NetApp