Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Mindset
UK > England
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 626 729 788
Rank change year-on-year +103 +59 +50
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Mindset 229 192 288
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.60% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 166 162 249
10th Percentile £29,250 £24,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £34,813 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -19.64%
75th Percentile £63,750 £63,438 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £99,500 £77,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -19.28%

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 28,551 32,081 47,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 36.45% 34.76% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19,823 25,390 36,074
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +7.84%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,800 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Analytical Mindset
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Mindset in England

Analytical Mindset
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Mindset in England.

Salary trend for Analytical Mindset in England

Analytical Mindset
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Mindset in England over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

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 9 May 2021. 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 +59 104 £55,000 +10.00% 8
South East +69 28 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Midlands +3 26 £45,000 +28.57% 7
North of England -4 25 £37,500 -2.60% 5
East of England +40 22 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Midlands +3 22 £37,500 +7.14% 5
South West -13 22 £35,000 -23.08% 2
North West +34 15 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Yorkshire -13 10 £45,000 +23.29%
East Midlands +12 4 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Analytical Mindset
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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.

1 229 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (39.30%) Social Skills
3 80 (34.93%) Problem-Solving
4 70 (30.57%) SQL
5 62 (27.07%) Finance
5 62 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (20.09%) Analytics
7 45 (19.65%) Marketing
8 42 (18.34%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (17.03%) Degree
10 37 (16.16%) Cybersecurity
11 33 (14.41%) Python
12 32 (13.97%) Microsoft
13 31 (13.54%) Data Analysis
13 31 (13.54%) Power BI
13 31 (13.54%) Power Platform
14 29 (12.66%) Java
15 27 (11.79%) Microsoft Excel
15 27 (11.79%) Visualisation
16 26 (11.35%) Git (software)
17 24 (10.48%) QA
17 24 (10.48%) Scrum
18 23 (10.04%) Data Management
18 23 (10.04%) Google
18 23 (10.04%) JavaScript
18 23 (10.04%) JIRA
18 23 (10.04%) AWS
18 23 (10.04%) GDPR
19 22 (9.61%) Actionable Insight
19 22 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management

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 9 (3.93%) Confluence
2 6 (2.62%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.31%) Jupyter
4 2 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.44%) CMS
5 1 (0.44%) Mendix
5 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (11.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.49%) InVision
2 8 (3.49%) Sketch
3 6 (2.62%) Gephi
3 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.87%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.54%) Power Platform
2 23 (10.04%) AWS
3 21 (9.17%) SaaS
4 19 (8.30%) Azure
5 18 (7.86%) Google Analytics
6 11 (4.80%) GCP
7 10 (4.37%) Google Data Studio
8 8 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 8 (3.49%) Force.com
8 8 (3.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 8 (3.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 6 (2.62%) GitHub
9 6 (2.62%) Microsoft 365
10 5 (2.18%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (2.18%) PaaS
11 4 (1.75%) Slack
12 2 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.87%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.73%) DNS
2 19 (8.30%) HTTP
3 16 (6.99%) SSL
4 14 (6.11%) Firewall
4 14 (6.11%) Network Security
5 10 (4.37%) FTP
5 10 (4.37%) SMTP
6 6 (2.62%) Ethernet
6 6 (2.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (2.62%) MPLS
6 6 (2.62%) VPN
7 3 (1.31%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.54%) Power BI
2 21 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.86%) Tableau
4 15 (6.55%) Data Mining
5 11 (4.80%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.37%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (2.62%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.62%) Big Data
8 6 (2.62%) BigQuery
8 6 (2.62%) Impala
9 4 (1.75%) Looker
9 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.75%) Text Mining
10 3 (1.31%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.31%) MySQL
10 3 (1.31%) QlikView
11 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.04%) JIRA
3 14 (6.11%) Bitbucket
4 12 (5.24%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.93%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 8 (3.49%) Eclipse
7 7 (3.06%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.62%) Bitbucket Server
8 6 (2.62%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.62%) git-flow
8 6 (2.62%) Maven
9 4 (1.75%) NUnit
9 4 (1.75%) Postman
9 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.44%) GitLab
11 1 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.44%) REST Assured
11 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 229 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (39.30%) Social Skills
3 62 (27.07%) Finance
4 45 (19.65%) Marketing
5 22 (9.61%) Legal
6 17 (7.42%) Organisational Skills
6 17 (7.42%) Presentation Skills
7 14 (6.11%) Retail
8 11 (4.80%) Financial Institution
9 10 (4.37%) Advertising
9 10 (4.37%) Law
10 8 (3.49%) Billing
11 4 (1.75%) Games
11 4 (1.75%) Public Speaking
12 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.31%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.87%) Automotive
13 2 (0.87%) Banking
13 2 (0.87%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (32.31%) Analyst
2 23 (10.04%) Developer
3 22 (9.61%) Data Analyst
3 22 (9.61%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (5.24%) Business Analyst
5 10 (4.37%) SOC Analyst
6 8 (3.49%) Administrator
6 8 (3.49%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (3.49%) Report Writer
6 8 (3.49%) Salesforce Administrator
6 8 (3.49%) Senior Salesforce Administrator
7 7 (3.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (3.06%) Junior
8 6 (2.62%) Consultant
8 6 (2.62%) Data Engineer
8 6 (2.62%) Data Science Analyst
8 6 (2.62%) Product Owner
8 6 (2.62%) Project Manager
8 6 (2.62%) QA Engineer
9 5 (2.18%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.55%) HTML
2 12 (5.24%) CSS
3 10 (4.37%) LDAP
3 10 (4.37%) REST
3 10 (4.37%) Spring
4 9 (3.93%) Kafka
5 7 (3.06%) React
6 6 (2.62%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (2.62%) React Native
7 5 (2.18%) .NET
7 5 (2.18%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.75%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.75%) Entity Framework
8 4 (1.75%) HTML5
8 4 (1.75%) OAuth
8 4 (1.75%) RESTful
8 4 (1.75%) Spring Boot
8 4 (1.75%) XML
8 4 (1.75%) XSLT
9 3 (1.31%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.73%) Self-Motivation
1 20 (8.73%) User Experience
2 15 (6.55%) Cyberthreat
2 15 (6.55%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.80%) Data Structures
4 10 (4.37%) Cyberattack
4 10 (4.37%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (3.93%) Hedge funds
6 8 (3.49%) CMDB
7 7 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.62%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 5 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.75%) Life Science
10 4 (1.75%) Mobile Games
11 3 (1.31%) NHS
11 3 (1.31%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.31%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.87%) iSeries
12 2 (0.87%) Social Media
13 1 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.55%) Linux
2 8 (3.49%) Android
3 7 (3.06%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.06%) Windows
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (34.93%) Problem-Solving
2 62 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.09%) Analytics
4 42 (18.34%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (16.16%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (13.54%) Data Analysis
7 27 (11.79%) Visualisation
8 24 (10.48%) Scrum
9 23 (10.04%) Data Management
10 22 (9.61%) Actionable Insight
10 22 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (8.73%) A/B Testing
11 20 (8.73%) Data Modelling
11 20 (8.73%) Information Security
12 19 (8.30%) DevOps
12 19 (8.30%) Mathematics
13 18 (7.86%) Computer Science
13 18 (7.86%) CRM
13 18 (7.86%) Data Science
13 18 (7.86%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 70 (30.57%) SQL
2 33 (14.41%) Python
3 29 (12.66%) Java
4 23 (10.04%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.86%) C
6 14 (6.11%) R
7 12 (5.24%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.80%) C#
9 10 (4.37%) C++
10 9 (3.93%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.49%) Apex Code
12 6 (2.62%) Perl
12 6 (2.62%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.62%) Scala
12 6 (2.62%) VBA
13 5 (2.18%) Go
14 4 (1.75%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.75%) PHP
15 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (17.03%) Degree
2 15 (6.55%) CISSP
3 14 (6.11%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.80%) SANS
5 10 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.37%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (3.06%) ISEB
7 7 (3.06%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.62%) CCNA
8 6 (2.62%) CEH
8 6 (2.62%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (2.62%) GIAC
8 6 (2.62%) ISTQB
8 6 (2.62%) Linux+ Certification
8 6 (2.62%) MCSE
8 6 (2.62%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (2.62%) SSCP
9 5 (2.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.48%) QA
2 23 (10.04%) GDPR
3 13 (5.68%) Data Quality
4 8 (3.49%) Actionable Recommendations
5 4 (1.75%) NIST
6 2 (0.87%) SLA
7 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (6.55%) Docker
2 6 (2.62%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (8.73%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.62%) Kibana
2 6 (2.62%) Oozie
3 3 (1.31%) Ansible
3 3 (1.31%) Puppet
4 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.44%) Istio
5 1 (0.44%) Salt
5 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.04%) Google
3 16 (6.99%) Adobe
3 16 (6.99%) Splunk
4 10 (4.37%) Blue Coat
4 10 (4.37%) CheckPoint
4 10 (4.37%) Darktrace
4 10 (4.37%) FireEye
4 10 (4.37%) LogRhythm
4 10 (4.37%) McAfee
5 8 (3.49%) Atlassian
5 8 (3.49%) Conga
5 8 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.06%) Facebook
6 7 (3.06%) Oracle
6 7 (3.06%) SAP
7 6 (2.62%) BT
8 5 (2.18%) IBM
8 5 (2.18%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.75%) Twitter