Period
to 25 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Mindset in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Mindset over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Mindset
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 703 789 930
Rank change year-on-year +86 +141 -63
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Mindset 460 370 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.50% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 329 286 242
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £23,750 £20,250 £26,275
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £74,425
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -10.11%

Analytical Mindset 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 68,756 74,227 77,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.99% 44.80% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 53,508 56,096 64,326
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Analytical Mindset
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Analytical Mindset as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Mindset in England

Analytical Mindset
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset in England.

Salary trend for Analytical Mindset in England

Analytical Mindset
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Mindset in England

Analytical Mindset
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset within the England region over the 6 months to 25 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
London +144 289 £57,500 +6.98% 28
South East +31 63 £35,000 - 5
Midlands +9 34 £45,000 +12.50% 7
East of England +6 32 £35,000 -1.41% 8
North of England -4 29 £37,500 +4.90% 13
West Midlands +23 27 £46,250 +8.82% 6
North West -1 17 £37,500 -25.74% 6
South West +12 13 £40,000 +15.60% 2
Yorkshire +12 11 £31,750 +44.32% 6
East Midlands +6 7 £40,000 +100.00% 1
North East - 1 £25,500 - 1
Analytical Mindset
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset 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 England region with a requirement for Analytical Mindset.

1 460 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 192 (41.74%) Problem-Solving
3 191 (41.52%) Finance
4 156 (33.91%) Degree
5 144 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (26.96%) SQL
7 88 (19.13%) Java
8 84 (18.26%) Computer Science
9 82 (17.83%) Investment Management
10 80 (17.39%) JavaScript
11 75 (16.30%) Microsoft
11 75 (16.30%) Banking
12 72 (15.65%) Low Latency
13 71 (15.43%) Big Data
14 70 (15.22%) Analytics
15 68 (14.78%) Strategic Thinking
16 64 (13.91%) Investment Banking
16 64 (13.91%) Risk Management
17 63 (13.70%) Innovative Thinking
17 63 (13.70%) Cyberthreat
18 62 (13.48%) Financial Institution
19 58 (12.61%) Mathematics
20 54 (11.74%) HTML
21 50 (10.87%) Software Engineering
22 49 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
23 48 (10.43%) AngularJS
24 47 (10.22%) SQL Server
25 46 (10.00%) .NET
26 43 (9.35%) Self-Motivation
27 42 (9.13%) Relational Database

Analytical Mindset
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 26 (5.65%) SAS
2 13 (2.83%) Apache
3 10 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.74%) IIS
5 3 (0.65%) Confluence
5 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.65%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.22%) CMS
7 1 (0.22%) Drupal
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 25 (5.43%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.87%) BPCS
2 4 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.87%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.65%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) Sage 500
5 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.13%) SaaS
3 18 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.91%) Dynamics 365
4 13 (2.83%) Google Analytics
5 12 (2.61%) Office 365
6 5 (1.09%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.61%) LAN
2 10 (2.17%) VPN
3 8 (1.74%) Firewall
3 8 (1.74%) Internet
4 7 (1.52%) WAN
5 6 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.09%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 5 (1.09%) Kerberos
6 5 (1.09%) Network Security
6 5 (1.09%) VLAN
6 5 (1.09%) VPLS
6 5 (1.09%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.87%) AMQP
7 4 (0.87%) BGP
7 4 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.87%) IPsec
7 4 (0.87%) Multicast
7 4 (0.87%) OSPF
7 4 (0.87%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (15.43%) Big Data
2 47 (10.22%) SQL Server
3 42 (9.13%) Relational Database
4 31 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (6.30%) RDBMS
6 23 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 22 (4.78%) MySQL
7 22 (4.78%) NoSQL
8 21 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (2.83%) Power BI
11 13 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.96%) DB2
14 6 (1.30%) Redis
15 4 (0.87%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.65%) MS Access
16 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (1.74%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.30%) Metasploit
3 5 (1.09%) JIRA
4 4 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.43%) Ant
6 2 (0.43%) Maven
6 2 (0.43%) MSI
7 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.22%) Selenium
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 191 (41.52%) Finance
2 75 (16.30%) Banking
3 64 (13.91%) Investment Banking
4 62 (13.48%) Financial Institution
5 35 (7.61%) Retail
6 29 (6.30%) Manufacturing
7 28 (6.09%) Marketing
8 18 (3.91%) Advertising
9 17 (3.70%) Games
10 15 (3.26%) Front Office
11 5 (1.09%) Automotive
11 5 (1.09%) Back Office
11 5 (1.09%) Publishing
12 4 (0.87%) Legal
13 3 (0.65%) French Language
13 3 (0.65%) German Language
13 3 (0.65%) Law
13 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.22%) Finnish Language
14 1 (0.22%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 142 (30.87%) Analyst
2 96 (20.87%) Developer
3 46 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 44 (9.57%) Business Analyst
5 39 (8.48%) Data Analyst
6 31 (6.74%) Support Analyst
7 28 (6.09%) Support Engineer
7 28 (6.09%) Technical Support
8 27 (5.87%) Applications Support
9 24 (5.22%) Junior
10 23 (5.00%) Consultant
10 23 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
11 22 (4.78%) Graduate
12 21 (4.57%) Architect
12 21 (4.57%) Technical Support Analyst
13 20 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
13 20 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
13 20 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
13 20 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
13 20 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (11.74%) HTML
2 48 (10.43%) AngularJS
3 46 (10.00%) .NET
4 37 (8.04%) CSS
5 35 (7.61%) React
6 34 (7.39%) HTML5
7 23 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 16 (3.48%) Java Concurrency
8 16 (3.48%) RESTful
9 14 (3.04%) Lambda Expressions
10 13 (2.83%) CSS3
10 13 (2.83%) jQuery
10 13 (2.83%) Spring
11 11 (2.39%) Kafka
11 11 (2.39%) REST
12 10 (2.17%) Web Services
13 8 (1.74%) LAMP
13 8 (1.74%) LDAP
13 8 (1.74%) Sass
13 8 (1.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 460 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (18.26%) Computer Science
3 63 (13.70%) Cyberthreat
4 43 (9.35%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 23 (5.00%) Fintech
6 13 (2.83%) Algorithms
7 11 (2.39%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.30%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.30%) User Experience
9 5 (1.09%) Reference Data
9 5 (1.09%) Reinsurance
10 4 (0.87%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.65%) FMCG
12 2 (0.43%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.43%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.22%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.22%) Replication
13 1 (0.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.22%) Windows
2 18 (3.91%) Linux
3 9 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (1.96%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.30%) Kali Linux
4 6 (1.30%) VMS
5 5 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.87%) Debian
6 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.87%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.87%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.65%) Fedora
7 3 (0.65%) SUSE
8 2 (0.43%) CentOS
8 2 (0.43%) Unix
8 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (41.74%) Problem-Solving
2 144 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (17.83%) Investment Management
4 72 (15.65%) Low Latency
5 70 (15.22%) Analytics
6 68 (14.78%) Strategic Thinking
7 64 (13.91%) Risk Management
8 63 (13.70%) Innovative Thinking
9 58 (12.61%) Mathematics
10 50 (10.87%) Software Engineering
11 49 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (9.13%) SDLC
13 41 (8.91%) Data Analysis
14 38 (8.26%) Business Analysis
15 37 (8.04%) OO
15 37 (8.04%) Visualisation
16 33 (7.17%) Decision-Making
17 32 (6.96%) ERP
18 31 (6.74%) Project Management
19 29 (6.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 124 (26.96%) SQL
2 88 (19.13%) Java
3 80 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 39 (8.48%) Python
5 33 (7.17%) C#
6 31 (6.74%) Scala
7 19 (4.13%) C++
7 19 (4.13%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.70%) R
8 17 (3.70%) X++
9 14 (3.04%) PHP
10 13 (2.83%) Bash Shell
10 13 (2.83%) VBA
11 12 (2.61%) Java 8
12 9 (1.96%) ES6
12 9 (1.96%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.74%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.09%) VBScript
15 4 (0.87%) Java 9
16 3 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 156 (33.91%) Degree
2 17 (3.70%) ISEB
3 15 (3.26%) CBAP
4 13 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (2.61%) CISSP
6 10 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.17%) PhD
7 6 (1.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 6 (1.30%) CCSP
7 6 (1.30%) CEH
7 6 (1.30%) CHFI
7 6 (1.30%) ECIH
7 6 (1.30%) GCIH
7 6 (1.30%) GIAC
7 6 (1.30%) OSCE
7 6 (1.30%) OSCP
8 5 (1.09%) CISM
9 4 (0.87%) CCNP
9 4 (0.87%) JNCIP
9 4 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.30%) QA
2 16 (3.48%) SLA
3 9 (1.96%) PMO
4 8 (1.74%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.87%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.43%) GDPR
9 1 (0.22%) IFRS
9 1 (0.22%) NIST 800
System Software
1 20 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.87%) Docker
5 3 (0.65%) XenApp
6 2 (0.43%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Firmware
7 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.39%) Nessus
2 6 (1.30%) Nmap
2 6 (1.30%) OpenVAS
2 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.30%) Puppet
2 6 (1.30%) QRadar
3 5 (1.09%) Ansible
4 4 (0.87%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.43%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.22%) Packer
6 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 75 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.22%) Tableau
3 16 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (3.04%) MicroStrategy
5 13 (2.83%) Google
5 13 (2.83%) VMware
6 12 (2.61%) Cognos
7 11 (2.39%) Oracle
8 10 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.96%) Citrix
9 9 (1.96%) SAP
10 7 (1.52%) Cisco
10 7 (1.52%) HP
11 6 (1.30%) AlienVault
11 6 (1.30%) LogRhythm
11 6 (1.30%) Qualys
11 6 (1.30%) Splunk
12 5 (1.09%) Veeam
12 5 (1.09%) WatchGuard
13 4 (0.87%) CheckPoint