Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 89 146 108
Rank change year-on-year +57 -38 +44
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 189 57 281
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.21% 1.50% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.59% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 171 50 229
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,850 £36,050
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,125 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £89,375 £87,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £105,000 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +5.66%

Decision-Making is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,565 3,591 9,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.42% 94.43% 93.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4,970 3,124 8,397
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,650 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £102,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in the City of London

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in the City of London.

Salary trend for Decision-Making in the City of London

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 54 (28.57%) Analytics
2 43 (22.75%) Social Skills
2 43 (22.75%) Finance
3 41 (21.69%) AWS
4 39 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 37 (19.58%) Python
5 37 (19.58%) Power Platform
6 36 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (19.05%) SQL
7 34 (17.99%) QA
7 34 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (16.93%) API Testing
8 32 (16.93%) Postman
8 32 (16.93%) Azure
8 32 (16.93%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (16.40%) Power BI
9 31 (16.40%) Jenkins
10 30 (15.87%) Cucumber
11 28 (14.81%) Cypress.io
11 28 (14.81%) Data Analysis
12 27 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 27 (14.29%) Test Strategy
13 25 (13.23%) Java
13 25 (13.23%) Data Management
13 25 (13.23%) Git (software)
13 25 (13.23%) DevOps
14 24 (12.70%) Data Quality
15 23 (12.17%) Degree
15 23 (12.17%) Data Warehouse

Decision-Making
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 8 (4.23%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.59%) CMS
5 2 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (10.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Figma
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 41 (21.69%) AWS
2 37 (19.58%) Power Platform
3 32 (16.93%) Azure
4 11 (5.82%) Microsoft 365
4 11 (5.82%) PowerApps
5 10 (5.29%) BrowserStack
6 7 (3.70%) GCP
7 6 (3.17%) Amazon S3
7 6 (3.17%) Azure Logic Apps
7 6 (3.17%) Azure Pipelines
8 5 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (2.65%) Power Automate
9 4 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (2.12%) Serverless
10 2 (1.06%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (1.06%) Apigee
10 2 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.06%) AWS Step Functions
10 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
10 2 (1.06%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) Network Security
2 3 (1.59%) Firewall
3 2 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.53%) SAN
4 1 (0.53%) SD-WAN
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) VoIP
4 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.40%) Power BI
2 23 (12.17%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (10.05%) Big Data
4 18 (9.52%) Tableau
5 12 (6.35%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.70%) Data Mining
7 7 (3.70%) MySQL
7 7 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (3.17%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.12%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.12%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (2.12%) GIS
9 4 (2.12%) Looker
10 3 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.06%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.06%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 32 (16.93%) Postman
2 31 (16.40%) Jenkins
3 30 (15.87%) Cucumber
4 28 (14.81%) Cypress.io
5 25 (13.23%) Git (software)
6 20 (10.58%) Selenium
7 14 (7.41%) CircleCI
8 10 (5.29%) Protractor
8 10 (5.29%) TestCafe
9 7 (3.70%) JIRA
10 5 (2.65%) Gradle
11 3 (1.59%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.59%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.06%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (1.06%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (1.06%) Robot Framework
12 2 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.06%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.53%) git-flow
General
1 43 (22.75%) Finance
1 43 (22.75%) Social Skills
2 34 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.29%) Retail
3 10 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.76%) Influencing Skills
5 7 (3.70%) Advertising
5 7 (3.70%) Organisational Skills
6 6 (3.17%) Marketing
7 5 (2.65%) Legal
7 5 (2.65%) Publishing
8 4 (2.12%) Law
8 4 (2.12%) Local Government
8 4 (2.12%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (1.59%) Public Sector
10 2 (1.06%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.53%) Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Front Office
11 1 (0.53%) Games
11 1 (0.53%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (14.81%) QA Engineer
2 26 (13.76%) Analyst
3 20 (10.58%) Consultant
4 15 (7.94%) Developer
5 13 (6.88%) Data Analyst
6 11 (5.82%) Data Engineer
7 10 (5.29%) Digital Transformation
7 10 (5.29%) Senior QA Engineer
8 9 (4.76%) Data Consultant
8 9 (4.76%) Data Manager
9 8 (4.23%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.17%) Product Owner
11 6 (3.17%) Service Manager
12 5 (2.65%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (2.65%) E-Commerce Engineer
12 5 (2.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 5 (2.65%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.64%) REST
2 10 (5.29%) GraphQL
3 8 (4.23%) Puppeteer
4 7 (3.70%) WebdriverIO
5 6 (3.17%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.65%) Spring
6 5 (2.65%) Spring Boot
7 4 (2.12%) Node.js
8 3 (1.59%) Django
8 3 (1.59%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.59%) Kafka
8 3 (1.59%) Middleware
8 3 (1.59%) React
8 3 (1.59%) Web Services
9 2 (1.06%) HTML
9 2 (1.06%) JSON
9 2 (1.06%) XML
10 1 (0.53%) CSS
10 1 (0.53%) Jest
10 1 (0.53%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.88%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.29%) User Experience
3 9 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.65%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.12%) Derivative
5 4 (2.12%) NHS
6 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.06%) Equities
6 2 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.06%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.06%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.53%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.53%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.53%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.94%) Windows
2 6 (3.17%) Linux
3 5 (2.65%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.12%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.57%) Analytics
2 39 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (16.93%) API Testing
4 32 (16.93%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (14.81%) Data Analysis
6 27 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 25 (13.23%) Data Management
7 25 (13.23%) DevOps
8 22 (11.64%) Fintech
8 22 (11.64%) Scrum
9 20 (10.58%) Test Automation
10 19 (10.05%) Data Modelling
10 19 (10.05%) Visualisation
11 17 (8.99%) Mathematics
11 17 (8.99%) Mentoring
12 16 (8.47%) ETL
12 16 (8.47%) Software Engineering
13 15 (7.94%) Coaching
14 14 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (20.63%) JavaScript
2 37 (19.58%) Python
3 36 (19.05%) SQL
4 25 (13.23%) Java
5 8 (4.23%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.70%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.17%) VBA
8 5 (2.65%) Java 8
8 5 (2.65%) Scala
9 4 (2.12%) R
10 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.53%) C
10 1 (0.53%) C#
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.53%) ES6
10 1 (0.53%) ES7
10 1 (0.53%) ES8
10 1 (0.53%) F#
10 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (12.17%) Degree
2 7 (3.70%) CSPO
3 5 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.06%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.53%) APMG
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.99%) QA
2 24 (12.70%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.12%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (2.12%) GDPR
4 3 (1.59%) SLA
5 2 (1.06%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.70%) XenApp
4 6 (3.17%) Docker
5 3 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (5.82%) Terraform
2 7 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.12%) Ansible
3 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.59%) EnCase
4 3 (1.59%) FTK
5 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.35%) Oracle
3 11 (5.82%) VMware
4 9 (4.76%) Informatica
5 8 (4.23%) Citrix
6 7 (3.70%) IBM
6 7 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.70%) SAP
7 5 (2.65%) Google
8 3 (1.59%) HP
8 3 (1.59%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.59%) Talend
9 2 (1.06%) Adobe
9 2 (1.06%) Veracode
9 2 (1.06%) Workday
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco