Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Mindset
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 817 905
Rank change year-on-year +67 +88 -56
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Mindset 395 350 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.46% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 306 273 256
England median annual salary £48,529 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,750 £19,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £86,250 £66,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -15.79%

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 66,953 75,386 76,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.44% 44.60% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52,389 57,257 63,165
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +122 246 £57,500 +4.55% 26
South East +32 46 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East of England +17 32 £35,000 -1.41% 6
North of England +11 30 £37,500 +25.00% 17
West Midlands +31 27 £45,000 - 2
Midlands 0 27 £45,000 +38.46% 3
North West +19 18 £37,500 -27.54% 10
South West +9 14 £38,750 +11.98% 3
Yorkshire +15 11 £35,000 +66.67% 5
North East -13 1 £25,500 -30.14% 2
Analytical Mindset
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 395 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (39.75%) Problem-Solving
3 147 (37.22%) Finance
4 124 (31.39%) Degree
5 123 (31.14%) SQL
6 99 (25.06%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (19.75%) Analytics
8 74 (18.73%) Microsoft
9 69 (17.47%) Computer Science
10 54 (13.67%) Java
11 52 (13.16%) Mathematics
12 50 (12.66%) Software Engineering
13 45 (11.39%) JavaScript
14 44 (11.14%) SQL Server
15 43 (10.89%) HTML
16 41 (10.38%) .NET
17 40 (10.13%) C#
18 38 (9.62%) OO
19 36 (9.11%) Investment Management
19 36 (9.11%) Low Latency
20 34 (8.61%) Banking
20 34 (8.61%) Python
21 33 (8.35%) Microsoft Excel
22 32 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
22 32 (8.10%) Relational Database
23 30 (7.59%) Visualisation
24 29 (7.34%) Retail
24 29 (7.34%) Decision-Making
25 28 (7.09%) Data Analysis
25 28 (7.09%) Business Analysis

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 20 (5.06%) SAS
2 9 (2.28%) Apache
3 8 (2.03%) IIS
4 4 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.76%) CMS
5 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.76%) OpenEdge
5 3 (0.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.51%) Confluence
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.25%) Drupal
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (8.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (4.81%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.27%) SAP SD
3 3 (0.76%) BPCS
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.76%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.51%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Sage 500
5 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.54%) Dynamics 365
3 13 (3.29%) SaaS
4 10 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (2.28%) Office 365
6 8 (2.03%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.04%) LAN
2 10 (2.53%) VPN
3 8 (2.03%) WAN
4 7 (1.77%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.52%) Network Security
6 5 (1.27%) Firewall
6 5 (1.27%) Internet
6 5 (1.27%) Kerberos
6 5 (1.27%) VLAN
6 5 (1.27%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.01%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.01%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 4 (1.01%) VPLS
8 3 (0.76%) BGP
8 3 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.76%) IPsec
8 3 (0.76%) Multicast
8 3 (0.76%) OSPF
8 3 (0.76%) SSL
8 3 (0.76%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.14%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.10%) Relational Database
3 25 (6.33%) Big Data
3 25 (6.33%) MySQL
3 25 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (5.82%) RDBMS
5 17 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.04%) MongoDB
7 11 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (2.78%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.28%) Power BI
9 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.76%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.76%) DB2
12 3 (0.76%) MS Access
12 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.51%) Redis
13 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.77%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.52%) Metasploit
3 5 (1.27%) JIRA
4 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.76%) Ant
5 3 (0.76%) Maven
5 3 (0.76%) MSI
5 3 (0.76%) Selenium
6 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.25%) gulp
7 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.25%) webpack
General
1 147 (37.22%) Finance
2 34 (8.61%) Banking
3 29 (7.34%) Retail
4 26 (6.58%) Marketing
5 23 (5.82%) Investment Banking
6 21 (5.32%) Manufacturing
7 20 (5.06%) Financial Institution
8 19 (4.81%) Front Office
9 15 (3.80%) Games
10 14 (3.54%) Advertising
11 5 (1.27%) Automotive
11 5 (1.27%) Back Office
11 5 (1.27%) Law
12 4 (1.01%) French Language
13 3 (0.76%) German Language
13 3 (0.76%) Legal
13 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.51%) Publishing
15 1 (0.25%) Electronics
15 1 (0.25%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 134 (33.92%) Analyst
2 82 (20.76%) Developer
3 40 (10.13%) Software Engineer
4 36 (9.11%) Business Analyst
5 32 (8.10%) Data Analyst
6 28 (7.09%) Support Analyst
7 23 (5.82%) Graduate
7 23 (5.82%) Support Engineer
8 22 (5.57%) Junior
9 21 (5.32%) Software Developer
9 21 (5.32%) Technical Support
10 20 (5.06%) Applications Support
11 18 (4.56%) Technical Analyst
12 17 (4.30%) Architect
12 17 (4.30%) Java Developer
13 16 (4.05%) Applications Support Analyst
13 16 (4.05%) Applications Support Engineer
13 16 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (4.05%) Technical Support Analyst
13 16 (4.05%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.89%) HTML
2 41 (10.38%) .NET
3 27 (6.84%) AngularJS
4 26 (6.58%) HTML5
5 25 (6.33%) CSS
6 18 (4.56%) React
7 15 (3.80%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.53%) LAMP
8 10 (2.53%) Web Services
9 9 (2.28%) CSS3
10 8 (2.03%) RESTful
11 7 (1.77%) jQuery
12 6 (1.52%) Flask
12 6 (1.52%) Java Concurrency
12 6 (1.52%) LDAP
12 6 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (1.52%) WPF
13 5 (1.27%) Backbone.js
13 5 (1.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 395 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (17.47%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.08%) Data Structures
3 24 (6.08%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (5.32%) Cyberthreat
5 20 (5.06%) Fintech
6 16 (4.05%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.77%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.27%) Derivative
9 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.27%) FMCG
9 5 (1.27%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.01%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.01%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.01%) User Experience
11 3 (0.76%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.76%) Social Media
12 2 (0.51%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.58%) Windows
2 17 (4.30%) Linux
3 8 (2.03%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.52%) Kali Linux
5 6 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.52%) VMS
6 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.76%) Unix
8 2 (0.51%) CentOS
8 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) Android
9 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
9 1 (0.25%) Fedora
9 1 (0.25%) SUSE
9 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (39.75%) Problem-Solving
2 99 (25.06%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (19.75%) Analytics
4 52 (13.16%) Mathematics
5 50 (12.66%) Software Engineering
6 38 (9.62%) OO
7 36 (9.11%) Investment Management
7 36 (9.11%) Low Latency
8 32 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (7.59%) Visualisation
10 29 (7.34%) Decision-Making
11 28 (7.09%) Business Analysis
11 28 (7.09%) Data Analysis
12 27 (6.84%) Asset Management
12 27 (6.84%) Physics
12 27 (6.84%) Strategic Thinking
13 26 (6.58%) OOP
14 24 (6.08%) Data Science
14 24 (6.08%) Project Management
15 23 (5.82%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (31.14%) SQL
2 54 (13.67%) Java
3 45 (11.39%) JavaScript
4 40 (10.13%) C#
5 34 (8.61%) Python
6 17 (4.30%) R
7 15 (3.80%) PHP
8 14 (3.54%) T-SQL
9 13 (3.29%) X++
10 11 (2.78%) Scala
11 8 (2.03%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.03%) VBA
12 5 (1.27%) ES6
12 5 (1.27%) Java 8
12 5 (1.27%) VBScript
13 4 (1.01%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.76%) C++
14 3 (0.76%) Java 9
14 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 124 (31.39%) Degree
2 16 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (4.05%) ISEB
3 14 (3.54%) CBAP
4 10 (2.53%) CISSP
5 9 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (1.52%) CCSP
6 6 (1.52%) CEH
6 6 (1.52%) CHFI
6 6 (1.52%) ECIH
6 6 (1.52%) GCIH
6 6 (1.52%) GIAC
6 6 (1.52%) OSCE
6 6 (1.52%) OSCP
7 5 (1.27%) PhD
8 4 (1.01%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.76%) CCNP
9 3 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.08%) QA
2 16 (4.05%) SLA
3 9 (2.28%) PMO
4 8 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.76%) GDPR
8 1 (0.25%) NIST 800
System Software
1 19 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.77%) Docker
4 6 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.76%) XenApp
6 2 (0.51%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) Firmware
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.78%) Nessus
2 6 (1.52%) Nmap
2 6 (1.52%) OpenVAS
2 6 (1.52%) QRadar
3 3 (0.76%) Ansible
3 3 (0.76%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.76%) Puppet
4 2 (0.51%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 74 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.06%) Tableau
3 10 (2.53%) Citrix
3 10 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (2.53%) SAP
3 10 (2.53%) VMware
4 9 (2.28%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (2.03%) Cognos
5 8 (2.03%) Google
5 8 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.77%) HP
7 6 (1.52%) AlienVault
7 6 (1.52%) LogRhythm
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle
7 6 (1.52%) Qualys
7 6 (1.52%) Splunk
8 5 (1.27%) Cisco
8 5 (1.27%) Veeam
8 5 (1.27%) WatchGuard
9 3 (0.76%) Adobe