Period
to 28 November 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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Mindset
UK > England
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 597 560 806
Rank change year-on-year -37 +246 -29
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Mindset 437 141 247
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.81% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 237 90 208
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,325 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,125 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -1.04% +1.05%
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,188 £62,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £73,600 £82,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 45,827 17,403 44,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.97% 35.17% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28,152 14,588 34,755
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,585 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.19% +4.70% +1.85%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -88 215 £57,500 - 22
North of England -61 76 £34,864 -0.39% 14
South East -115 45 £57,250 +14.50% 6
Midlands -89 42 £44,250 -26.25% 16
Yorkshire -69 38 £45,000 +38.46% 3
South West -50 31 £35,000 +7.69% 9
West Midlands -77 30 £42,500 -40.97% 11
North West -86 30 £34,728 -26.89% 6
East of England -100 19 £47,500 +21.02% 3
East Midlands -63 12 £50,000 +86.92% 5
North East -27 8 £32,000 -5.19% 5
Analytical Mindset
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 437 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 199 (45.54%) Problem-Solving
3 177 (40.50%) Social Skills
4 154 (35.24%) Finance
5 140 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (29.75%) Analytics
7 122 (27.92%) SQL
8 89 (20.37%) Scrum
8 89 (20.37%) Degree
9 85 (19.45%) Business Intelligence
10 84 (19.22%) Microsoft
11 79 (18.08%) Power Platform
12 78 (17.85%) Power BI
13 66 (15.10%) Software Engineering
14 64 (14.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 64 (14.65%) Python
15 58 (13.27%) Coaching
16 55 (12.59%) Java
16 55 (12.59%) JavaScript
17 54 (12.36%) AWS
18 53 (12.13%) Project Management
19 52 (11.90%) Computer Science
20 49 (11.21%) Microsoft Excel
21 45 (10.30%) Computer Science Degree
22 44 (10.07%) Cybersecurity
23 43 (9.84%) Microsoft 365
24 42 (9.61%) Azure
24 42 (9.61%) Sony
24 42 (9.61%) TypeScript
24 42 (9.61%) Legacy Systems

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 10 (2.29%) Apache
1 10 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.06%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.83%) Confluence
4 7 (1.60%) CMS
5 4 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.69%) Headless CMS
7 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.46%) nginx
7 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.23%) DNN
8 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.23%) SAS
8 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.23%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 49 (11.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (8.92%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (3.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.69%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.46%) InVision
6 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.46%) Sketch
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 29 (6.64%) NetSuite
2 6 (1.37%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.69%) SAP MDG
4 3 (0.69%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.23%) IBM Planning Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.23%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 79 (18.08%) Power Platform
2 54 (12.36%) AWS
3 43 (9.84%) Microsoft 365
4 42 (9.61%) Azure
5 32 (7.32%) Serverless
6 29 (6.64%) AWS Lambda
7 17 (3.89%) Force.com
7 17 (3.89%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 16 (3.66%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 15 (3.43%) GCP
10 12 (2.75%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (2.75%) SaaS
11 8 (1.83%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.83%) AWS Step Functions
11 8 (1.83%) CloudFront
11 8 (1.83%) Google Analytics
11 8 (1.83%) Power Automate
12 7 (1.60%) Azure Data Factory
12 7 (1.60%) PowerApps
13 5 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.35%) Firewall
2 13 (2.97%) DNS
3 9 (2.06%) RFID
4 8 (1.83%) Broadband
4 8 (1.83%) FTP
4 8 (1.83%) HTTP
4 8 (1.83%) Network Security
4 8 (1.83%) SMTP
4 8 (1.83%) VPN
4 8 (1.83%) Wireless
5 7 (1.60%) SSL
6 6 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.14%) DHCP
7 5 (1.14%) MPLS
7 5 (1.14%) SAN
7 5 (1.14%) SD-WAN
7 5 (1.14%) VoIP
7 5 (1.14%) WAN
8 2 (0.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (17.85%) Power BI
2 40 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (8.47%) MySQL
4 28 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (5.03%) Tableau
6 20 (4.58%) SQL Server
7 17 (3.89%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.83%) Apache Ignite
10 7 (1.60%) Big Data
11 6 (1.37%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.69%) QlikView
14 2 (0.46%) GIS
14 2 (0.46%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 29 (6.64%) Visual Studio
2 18 (4.12%) Eclipse
3 17 (3.89%) JIRA
4 9 (2.06%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.06%) Selenium
5 7 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.92%) GitLab
7 4 (0.92%) Maven
8 3 (0.69%) Gradle
8 3 (0.69%) JUnit
8 3 (0.69%) Mocha
8 3 (0.69%) Mockito
8 3 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.69%) TestNG
8 3 (0.69%) webpack
9 2 (0.46%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.46%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 437 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (40.50%) Social Skills
3 154 (35.24%) Finance
4 42 (9.61%) Organisational Skills
5 39 (8.92%) Retail
6 32 (7.32%) Marketing
7 22 (5.03%) Banking
8 21 (4.81%) Advertising
9 20 (4.58%) Influencing Skills
10 19 (4.35%) Games
11 15 (3.43%) Legal
12 12 (2.75%) French Language
13 10 (2.29%) Financial Institution
13 10 (2.29%) Presentation Skills
14 9 (2.06%) Law
15 8 (1.83%) Billing
15 8 (1.83%) Public Sector
16 5 (1.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 4 (0.92%) German Language
18 3 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (25.40%) Analyst
2 62 (14.19%) Developer
3 42 (9.61%) Administrator
4 28 (6.41%) Data Analyst
5 26 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 20 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (3.89%) Salesforce Administrator
9 16 (3.66%) Senior Salesforce Administrator
9 16 (3.66%) Software Developer
10 15 (3.43%) Consultant
10 15 (3.43%) IT Engineer
11 14 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (2.75%) Business Analyst
12 12 (2.75%) SQL Analyst
13 11 (2.52%) Java Developer
13 11 (2.52%) Java Software Developer
13 11 (2.52%) SQL Data Analyst
14 10 (2.29%) Architect
14 10 (2.29%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.47%) React
2 32 (7.32%) Node.js
3 22 (5.03%) .NET
3 22 (5.03%) Redux
4 20 (4.58%) HTML
5 18 (4.12%) CSS
6 12 (2.75%) MDX
7 11 (2.52%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.83%) Flutter
8 8 (1.83%) JDBC
8 8 (1.83%) Kafka
8 8 (1.83%) REST
9 7 (1.60%) LDAP
10 6 (1.37%) GraphQL
10 6 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (1.37%) Vue.js
11 5 (1.14%) RESTful
11 5 (1.14%) Spring
12 4 (0.92%) ADO
12 4 (0.92%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.61%) Legacy Systems
2 36 (8.24%) User Experience
3 17 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.75%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.75%) Social Media
5 11 (2.52%) Algorithms
5 11 (2.52%) Data Structures
6 10 (2.29%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.06%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (1.83%) Augmented Reality
8 8 (1.83%) CMDB
8 8 (1.83%) Online Banking
8 8 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.60%) Cyberattack
9 7 (1.60%) PMI
9 7 (1.60%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.37%) FMCG
11 5 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.92%) Windows
2 29 (6.64%) Apple iOS
3 28 (6.41%) Windows 10
4 26 (5.95%) Android
5 18 (4.12%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.29%) Windows 8
7 9 (2.06%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.60%) Linux
9 6 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.69%) Unix
13 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
14 1 (0.23%) CentOS
14 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (45.54%) Problem-Solving
2 140 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (29.75%) Analytics
4 89 (20.37%) Scrum
5 85 (19.45%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (15.10%) Software Engineering
7 64 (14.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 58 (13.27%) Coaching
9 53 (12.13%) Project Management
10 52 (11.90%) Computer Science
11 44 (10.07%) Cybersecurity
12 41 (9.38%) Data Modelling
12 41 (9.38%) Service Delivery
12 41 (9.38%) Visualisation
13 37 (8.47%) ERP
13 37 (8.47%) Project Delivery
14 33 (7.55%) ITIL
14 33 (7.55%) Mentoring
15 32 (7.32%) DevOps
15 32 (7.32%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 122 (27.92%) SQL
2 64 (14.65%) Python
3 55 (12.59%) Java
3 55 (12.59%) JavaScript
4 42 (9.61%) TypeScript
5 33 (7.55%) PHP
6 32 (7.32%) Go
7 21 (4.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 17 (3.89%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.66%) Apex Code
10 10 (2.29%) VBA
11 9 (2.06%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.06%) R
12 8 (1.83%) C#
13 5 (1.14%) VBScript
14 4 (0.92%) C
14 4 (0.92%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.69%) ES6
15 3 (0.69%) Scala
15 3 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (20.37%) Degree
2 45 (10.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.83%) Master's Degree
3 8 (1.83%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.60%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.69%) CBAP
5 3 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.46%) ISEB
6 2 (0.46%) PhD
6 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CSPO
7 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.78%) QA
2 20 (4.58%) GDPR
3 19 (4.35%) SLA
4 15 (3.43%) Data Quality
5 10 (2.29%) PMO
6 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.69%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.23%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.23%) GRC
System Software
1 22 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.43%) Docker
3 5 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.60%) Kubernetes
1 7 (1.60%) WSUS
2 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.92%) Grafana
4 2 (0.46%) Terraform
5 1 (0.23%) Ansible
5 1 (0.23%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 84 (19.22%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.61%) Sony
3 23 (5.26%) Adobe
4 22 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (3.89%) Google
6 16 (3.66%) Conga
7 14 (3.20%) Oracle
8 10 (2.29%) SAP
8 10 (2.29%) ServiceNow
9 8 (1.83%) Splunk
10 7 (1.60%) Alteryx
10 7 (1.60%) Blue Coat
10 7 (1.60%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.60%) Darktrace
10 7 (1.60%) FireEye
10 7 (1.60%) LogRhythm
10 7 (1.60%) McAfee
10 7 (1.60%) VMware
11 5 (1.14%) Cisco
11 5 (1.14%) JD Edwards