Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Mindset
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 806 948
Rank change year-on-year +55 +142 -26
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Mindset 418 388 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.53% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 283 304 267
England median annual salary £49,552 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.88% -11.11% +16.88%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +16.88%

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 70,651 73,349 83,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.67% 43.90% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 54,932 57,172 68,920
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,835 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.33% -0.33% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +70 240 £57,500 +9.52% 33
South East +1 69 £35,000 - 11
East of England -4 32 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Midlands +8 31 £45,000 +5.88% 7
North of England -14 30 £36,500 +8.96% 18
West Midlands +21 24 £47,500 +5.56% 5
South West -4 16 £37,500 +8.37% 2
Yorkshire +17 15 £31,625 -24.70% 5
North West -9 15 £37,500 +15.38% 12
East Midlands +2 7 £40,000 - 2
Analytical Mindset
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 418 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (43.30%) Problem-Solving
3 156 (37.32%) Finance
4 147 (35.17%) Degree
5 141 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (21.29%) Java
7 81 (19.38%) SQL
8 80 (19.14%) Investment Management
9 76 (18.18%) Big Data
10 75 (17.94%) Banking
10 75 (17.94%) JavaScript
11 68 (16.27%) Risk Management
11 68 (16.27%) Computer Science
11 68 (16.27%) Innovative Thinking
12 67 (16.03%) Investment Banking
12 67 (16.03%) Financial Institution
13 65 (15.55%) Low Latency
13 65 (15.55%) Cyberthreat
14 64 (15.31%) Strategic Thinking
15 56 (13.40%) Microsoft
16 55 (13.16%) HTML
17 48 (11.48%) AngularJS
18 47 (11.24%) Software Engineering
18 47 (11.24%) Data Analysis
19 46 (11.00%) Mathematics
19 46 (11.00%) Analytics
20 45 (10.77%) Self-Motivation
21 44 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
22 41 (9.81%) ERP
23 40 (9.57%) SDLC

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 18 (4.31%) SAS
2 9 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.44%) Apache
4 3 (0.72%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.48%) Confluence
5 2 (0.48%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Drupal
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.24%) IIS
6 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (6.46%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.83%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.48%) SPSS
7 1 (0.24%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (4.78%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.20%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.96%) BPCS
4 4 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.48%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.24%) Magento
7 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (5.02%) SaaS
2 15 (3.59%) Basecamp
3 13 (3.11%) Dynamics 365
4 11 (2.63%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.20%) Office 365
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.11%) Internet
2 8 (1.91%) Firewall
3 7 (1.67%) LAN
4 5 (1.20%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.20%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 5 (1.20%) VPLS
4 5 (1.20%) VPN
5 4 (0.96%) AMQP
5 4 (0.96%) BGP
5 4 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.96%) IPsec
5 4 (0.96%) Multicast
5 4 (0.96%) OSPF
5 4 (0.96%) SSL
5 4 (0.96%) VRRP
6 2 (0.48%) HTTP
6 2 (0.48%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) DHCP
7 1 (0.24%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (18.18%) Big Data
2 34 (8.13%) Relational Database
2 34 (8.13%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 20 (4.78%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.87%) Power BI
10 10 (2.39%) MySQL
11 9 (2.15%) DB2
11 9 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.44%) Redis
14 4 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.96%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (2.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.96%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.96%) JIRA
3 3 (0.72%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.48%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.24%) JUnit
5 1 (0.24%) NUnit
5 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.24%) Selenium
5 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 156 (37.32%) Finance
2 75 (17.94%) Banking
3 67 (16.03%) Financial Institution
3 67 (16.03%) Investment Banking
4 28 (6.70%) Marketing
5 27 (6.46%) Retail
6 26 (6.22%) Manufacturing
7 15 (3.59%) Advertising
7 15 (3.59%) Games
8 6 (1.44%) Back Office
8 6 (1.44%) Front Office
8 6 (1.44%) Legal
8 6 (1.44%) Publishing
9 3 (0.72%) Automotive
9 3 (0.72%) Law
9 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Finnish Language
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 110 (26.32%) Analyst
2 83 (19.86%) Developer
3 39 (9.33%) Software Engineer
4 38 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 31 (7.42%) Data Analyst
6 27 (6.46%) Consultant
7 26 (6.22%) Graduate
8 21 (5.02%) Architect
8 21 (5.02%) Junior
9 20 (4.78%) Applications Support
9 20 (4.78%) Technical Support
10 18 (4.31%) Software Developer
11 16 (3.83%) Support Analyst
12 15 (3.59%) Head of Implementation
12 15 (3.59%) Support Engineer
13 14 (3.35%) Implementation Manager
13 14 (3.35%) Java Developer
13 14 (3.35%) Technical Analyst
13 14 (3.35%) Technical Engineer
13 14 (3.35%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (13.16%) HTML
2 48 (11.48%) AngularJS
3 37 (8.85%) CSS
4 36 (8.61%) React
5 35 (8.37%) HTML5
6 34 (8.13%) .NET
7 17 (4.07%) ASP.NET
8 16 (3.83%) Java Concurrency
8 16 (3.83%) RESTful
9 14 (3.35%) Lambda Expressions
9 14 (3.35%) REST
9 14 (3.35%) Spring
10 13 (3.11%) CSS3
11 11 (2.63%) jQuery
11 11 (2.63%) Kafka
12 10 (2.39%) Spring Boot
13 8 (1.91%) Akka
13 8 (1.91%) Sass
13 8 (1.91%) WinForms
13 8 (1.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 418 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (16.27%) Computer Science
3 65 (15.55%) Cyberthreat
4 45 (10.77%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (4.55%) Fintech
6 12 (2.87%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.67%) User Experience
7 7 (1.67%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.44%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.44%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.20%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.20%) Social Media
10 3 (0.72%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.72%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.72%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.72%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Clustering
11 1 (0.24%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.24%) Derivative
11 1 (0.24%) Hybrid Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.35%) Windows
2 8 (1.91%) Linux
3 5 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.96%) Debian
4 4 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.72%) Fedora
5 3 (0.72%) SUSE
5 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.72%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.48%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.48%) VMS
6 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (43.30%) Problem-Solving
2 141 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (19.14%) Investment Management
4 68 (16.27%) Innovative Thinking
4 68 (16.27%) Risk Management
5 65 (15.55%) Low Latency
6 64 (15.31%) Strategic Thinking
7 47 (11.24%) Data Analysis
7 47 (11.24%) Software Engineering
8 46 (11.00%) Analytics
8 46 (11.00%) Mathematics
9 44 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (9.81%) ERP
11 40 (9.57%) SDLC
12 39 (9.33%) Business Analysis
13 33 (7.89%) Project Management
14 32 (7.66%) OO
15 30 (7.18%) Visualisation
16 29 (6.94%) CRM
17 27 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (21.29%) Java
2 81 (19.38%) SQL
3 75 (17.94%) JavaScript
4 35 (8.37%) Python
5 30 (7.18%) Scala
6 26 (6.22%) C#
7 20 (4.78%) C++
8 17 (4.07%) R
9 14 (3.35%) T-SQL
10 13 (3.11%) VBA
11 12 (2.87%) Java 8
11 12 (2.87%) X++
12 10 (2.39%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.39%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.91%) ES6
14 7 (1.67%) VB
15 5 (1.20%) PHP
16 4 (0.96%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.96%) VB6
17 3 (0.72%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 147 (35.17%) Degree
2 14 (3.35%) CBAP
2 14 (3.35%) ISEB
3 12 (2.87%) PhD
4 10 (2.39%) CISSP
5 8 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.67%) CISM
7 5 (1.20%) CCNP
8 4 (0.96%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.48%) CEH
9 2 (0.48%) CHFI
9 2 (0.48%) GCIH
9 2 (0.48%) GIAC
9 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.48%) OSCP
9 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.94%) QA
2 9 (2.15%) SLA
3 8 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.72%) PMO
6 2 (0.48%) GDPR
7 1 (0.24%) IFRS
7 1 (0.24%) NIST 800
System Software
1 10 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.20%) Docker
4 4 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.48%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
6 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.20%) Puppet
2 4 (0.96%) Ansible
2 4 (0.96%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.48%) Nessus
3 2 (0.48%) Nmap
3 2 (0.48%) OpenVAS
3 2 (0.48%) QRadar
4 1 (0.24%) Packer
4 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.55%) Tableau
3 18 (4.31%) Oracle
3 18 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.87%) Google
5 9 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (1.91%) VMware
7 7 (1.67%) Cisco
7 7 (1.67%) Cognos
8 5 (1.20%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.96%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.96%) Infor
9 4 (0.96%) Juniper
9 4 (0.96%) Palo Alto
9 4 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.96%) Sage
9 4 (0.96%) SAP
10 3 (0.72%) Citrix
11 2 (0.48%) Ariba
11 2 (0.48%) Qualys