Period
to 20 September 2020

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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 24 23
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 254 888 947
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 6.62% 8.80% 8.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.68% 21.49% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 237 772 865
Median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,300 £31,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £97,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +4.35%

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 1,620 4,133 4,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.20% 40.94% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,378 3,569 4,198
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, 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.

1 111 (43.70%) Problem-Solving
2 96 (37.80%) Finance
3 89 (35.04%) SQL
4 82 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (22.83%) Java
6 55 (21.65%) Python
7 50 (19.69%) Degree
8 49 (19.29%) Microsoft
9 47 (18.50%) Analytics
10 43 (16.93%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (15.35%) SQL Server
11 39 (15.35%) Scrum
12 37 (14.57%) Azure
13 36 (14.17%) Mathematics
14 34 (13.39%) Banking
14 34 (13.39%) SDLC
15 31 (12.20%) Power BI
15 31 (12.20%) Power Platform
16 30 (11.81%) OO
16 30 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
17 28 (11.02%) JavaScript
17 28 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 27 (10.63%) C#
19 26 (10.24%) Data Modelling
19 26 (10.24%) Linux
19 26 (10.24%) DevOps
20 24 (9.45%) Docker
20 24 (9.45%) Computer Science
21 23 (9.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 22 (8.66%) Business Analysis

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 21 (8.27%) Apache
1 21 (8.27%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.15%) Confluence
3 4 (1.57%) CMS
3 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.18%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.18%) Mendix
5 2 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.79%) IIS
5 2 (0.79%) JBoss
5 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Synapse
6 1 (0.39%) Appian
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (6.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.15%) Stata
4 6 (2.36%) SPSS
5 5 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.79%) EViews
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.39%) Sketch
7 1 (0.39%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.79%) Endur
2 2 (0.79%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.39%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Relativity
3 1 (0.39%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.57%) Azure
2 31 (12.20%) Power Platform
3 14 (5.51%) AWS
4 9 (3.54%) SaaS
5 5 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.57%) Office 365
6 4 (1.57%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.18%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.79%) Heroku
8 2 (0.79%) Lucidchart
8 2 (0.79%) Serverless
9 1 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.39%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.39%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.39%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.39%) Google Docs
9 1 (0.39%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.72%) Firewall
2 9 (3.54%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.97%) Internet
4 4 (1.57%) DNS
4 4 (1.57%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.18%) DHCP
5 3 (1.18%) LAN
5 3 (1.18%) Network Security
6 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.79%) Junos
6 2 (0.79%) MPLS
6 2 (0.79%) SSH
6 2 (0.79%) VPLS
7 1 (0.39%) HTTP
7 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.39%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.39%) VLAN
7 1 (0.39%) VPN
7 1 (0.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.20%) Power BI
3 30 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (9.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (8.66%) Big Data
7 21 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (5.91%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.51%) Data Mining
10 13 (5.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (4.72%) NoSQL
12 11 (4.33%) MySQL
12 11 (4.33%) Snowflake Schema
13 9 (3.54%) Azure SQL Database
13 9 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (3.15%) RDBMS
15 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2017
16 6 (2.36%) Redis
17 5 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (1.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (7.09%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.30%) JIRA
3 7 (2.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.18%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.18%) Maven
4 3 (1.18%) Mocha
4 3 (1.18%) Ranorex
5 2 (0.79%) GitLab
5 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.39%) Flyway
6 1 (0.39%) GCC
6 1 (0.39%) Gradle
6 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.39%) Postman
6 1 (0.39%) Selenium
6 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.39%) Subversion
6 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.39%) webpack
General
1 96 (37.80%) Finance
2 34 (13.39%) Banking
3 18 (7.09%) Marketing
4 13 (5.12%) Front Office
5 11 (4.33%) Games
5 11 (4.33%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.94%) Advertising
6 10 (3.94%) Law
7 6 (2.36%) Legal
8 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.57%) Retail
9 3 (1.18%) Back Office
9 3 (1.18%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.79%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
11 1 (0.39%) Electronics
11 1 (0.39%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.39%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 89 (35.04%) Developer
2 58 (22.83%) Analyst
3 22 (8.66%) Senior Developer
4 20 (7.87%) Java Developer
5 18 (7.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 18 (7.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 16 (6.30%) Business Analyst
7 15 (5.91%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (5.12%) Administrator
9 12 (4.72%) Data Engineer
10 10 (3.94%) Configuration Analyst
10 10 (3.94%) Python Developer
11 9 (3.54%) Data Analyst
11 9 (3.54%) Data Scientist
11 9 (3.54%) Python Engineer
12 8 (3.15%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.15%) Consultant
12 8 (3.15%) DBA
12 8 (3.15%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 7 (2.76%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.48%) .NET
2 17 (6.69%) AngularJS
3 16 (6.30%) Kafka
4 14 (5.51%) MDX
5 13 (5.12%) Spring
6 12 (4.72%) CSS
7 11 (4.33%) HTML
8 9 (3.54%) React
8 9 (3.54%) Redux
9 7 (2.76%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (2.36%) Node.js
10 6 (2.36%) Vue.js
11 5 (1.97%) REST
12 4 (1.57%) LDAP
12 4 (1.57%) Protocol Buffers
12 4 (1.57%) Spring Boot
13 3 (1.18%) .NET Framework
13 3 (1.18%) DOM
13 3 (1.18%) HTML5
13 3 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.87%) User Experience
2 11 (4.33%) Analytical Mindset
3 9 (3.54%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.15%) Equities
4 8 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.15%) Reinsurance
4 8 (3.15%) Replication
5 6 (2.36%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.97%) Derivative
6 5 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.57%) PMI
7 4 (1.57%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.18%) AS400
8 3 (1.18%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.18%) iSeries
9 2 (0.79%) Clustering
9 2 (0.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.24%) Linux
2 18 (7.09%) Windows
3 9 (3.54%) Unix
4 8 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.97%) Android
6 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.79%) Solaris
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (43.70%) Problem-Solving
2 82 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (18.50%) Analytics
4 43 (16.93%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (15.35%) Scrum
6 36 (14.17%) Mathematics
7 34 (13.39%) SDLC
8 30 (11.81%) OO
9 26 (10.24%) Data Modelling
9 26 (10.24%) DevOps
10 24 (9.45%) Computer Science
11 22 (8.66%) Business Analysis
12 21 (8.27%) Data Science
12 21 (8.27%) Project Management
12 21 (8.27%) Workflow
13 20 (7.87%) Fintech
13 20 (7.87%) Mentoring
14 19 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (6.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 89 (35.04%) SQL
2 58 (22.83%) Java
3 55 (21.65%) Python
4 28 (11.02%) JavaScript
5 27 (10.63%) C#
6 20 (7.87%) R
7 17 (6.69%) C++
7 17 (6.69%) Scala
8 14 (5.51%) Kotlin
9 12 (4.72%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.72%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 9 (3.54%) Java 8
11 8 (3.15%) TypeScript
12 7 (2.76%) Perl
12 7 (2.76%) Ruby
13 5 (1.97%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.18%) PHP
15 3 (1.18%) RPG
Qualifications
1 50 (19.69%) Degree
2 7 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.57%) ISEB
3 4 (1.57%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.18%) CISM
4 3 (1.18%) CISSP
4 3 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.79%) GIAC
5 2 (0.79%) IISP
5 2 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.79%) PhD
6 1 (0.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.39%) CCSP
6 1 (0.39%) CISA
6 1 (0.39%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.48%) QA
2 6 (2.36%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.97%) GDPR
4 4 (1.57%) SLA
4 4 (1.57%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.39%) IFRS
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) MiFID
5 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (9.45%) Docker
2 7 (2.76%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (3.94%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.36%) Ansible
3 2 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.48%) Oracle
3 12 (4.72%) Tableau
4 9 (3.54%) Google
5 6 (2.36%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.97%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.97%) VMware
7 4 (1.57%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.57%) Splunk
8 3 (1.18%) SAP
8 3 (1.18%) Siebel
8 3 (1.18%) SnapLogic
9 2 (0.79%) Citrix
9 2 (0.79%) Facebook
9 2 (0.79%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.79%) IBM
9 2 (0.79%) Informatica
9 2 (0.79%) Juniper
9 2 (0.79%) Sitecore