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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 21 33 32
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 14,359 7,611 3,876
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 10.19% 7.48% 6.77%
As % of the General category 15.09% 13.04% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6,357 4,685 2,958
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,125 £38,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,402 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.96% -0.19% +5.00%
75th Percentile £70,813 £68,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Analytical Skills is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 95,183 58,371 30,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 67.54% 57.36% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48,095 37,295 24,254
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,386
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in England

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in England

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in England over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in England

Analytical Skills
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 Skills within the England region over the 6 months to 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London +17 7,327 £62,500 +4.17% 473
South East +11 2,037 £52,500 +5.00% 197
North of England +11 1,684 £48,835 +8.52% 201
Midlands +19 1,646 £46,000 +8.24% 189
West Midlands +21 1,158 £47,000 +6.82% 136
North West +13 877 £47,500 +7.95% 107
South West +12 790 £45,000 -5.26% 100
East of England -1 760 £50,000 +23.08% 92
Yorkshire +9 683 £50,000 +11.11% 71
East Midlands +13 493 £42,500 +12.58% 53
North East -1 122 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Skills.

1 6,884 (47.94%) Social Skills
2 6,367 (44.34%) Problem-Solving
3 4,928 (34.32%) Finance
4 4,767 (33.20%) Agile
5 3,907 (27.21%) SQL
6 3,759 (26.18%) Degree
7 3,378 (23.53%) Analytics
8 3,012 (20.98%) Python
9 2,378 (16.56%) Microsoft
10 2,373 (16.53%) Azure
11 2,165 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
12 2,028 (14.12%) AWS
13 1,935 (13.48%) Project Management
14 1,908 (13.29%) Marketing
15 1,902 (13.25%) Software Engineering
16 1,669 (11.62%) Decision-Making
17 1,616 (11.25%) Power Platform
18 1,576 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
19 1,569 (10.93%) Data Analysis
20 1,539 (10.72%) Computer Science
21 1,527 (10.63%) Power BI
22 1,485 (10.34%) JavaScript
23 1,449 (10.09%) Data Science
24 1,396 (9.72%) Java
25 1,305 (9.09%) Visualisation
26 1,279 (8.91%) DevOps
27 1,235 (8.60%) Retail
28 1,234 (8.59%) Scrum
29 1,224 (8.52%) Time Management
30 1,214 (8.45%) Mentoring

Analytical Skills
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
1 595 (4.14%) SAS
2 376 (2.62%) Apache Spark
3 317 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 310 (2.16%) Confluence
5 249 (1.73%) Umbraco
6 200 (1.39%) CMS
7 164 (1.14%) Apache
8 140 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
9 88 (0.61%) MS Exchange
10 85 (0.59%) IIS
11 68 (0.47%) OpenStack
12 58 (0.40%) ArcGIS
12 58 (0.40%) nginx
13 48 (0.33%) Drupal
14 45 (0.31%) Jupyter
15 41 (0.29%) Joomla!
15 41 (0.29%) WebSphere
16 37 (0.26%) Tomcat
17 36 (0.25%) Headless CMS
18 30 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1,576 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 929 (6.47%) Microsoft Office
3 548 (3.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 196 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
5 161 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 126 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
7 113 (0.79%) Sketch
8 69 (0.48%) Simulink
9 57 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 50 (0.35%) InVision
10 50 (0.35%) SPSS
11 35 (0.24%) Chatbot
12 30 (0.21%) Photoshop
13 25 (0.17%) Stata
14 21 (0.15%) Campfire
15 20 (0.14%) CATIA
16 19 (0.13%) Adobe XD
16 19 (0.13%) Zeplin
17 16 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
18 15 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 93 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
3 32 (0.22%) Magento
4 31 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
5 30 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 29 (0.20%) R3 Corda
6 29 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
6 29 (0.20%) Temenos T24
7 25 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
8 23 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
9 22 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
10 20 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
11 19 (0.13%) Workday HCM
12 18 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 13 (0.091%) JDE OneWorld
14 9 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
14 9 (0.063%) Changepoint
15 8 (0.056%) Fidessa
15 8 (0.056%) Sprinklr
15 8 (0.056%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2,373 (16.53%) Azure
2 2,028 (14.12%) AWS
3 1,616 (11.25%) Power Platform
4 802 (5.59%) GCP
5 685 (4.77%) SaaS
6 563 (3.92%) Microsoft 365
7 417 (2.90%) GitHub
8 380 (2.65%) Google Analytics
9 374 (2.60%) Azure DevOps
10 335 (2.33%) Serverless
11 295 (2.05%) Snowflake
12 260 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
13 242 (1.69%) PaaS
14 225 (1.57%) Azure Data Factory
15 206 (1.43%) Amazon S3
16 176 (1.23%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 175 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
18 173 (1.20%) Figma
19 162 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
20 158 (1.10%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 393 (2.74%) Firewall
2 258 (1.80%) Internet
3 238 (1.66%) DNS
4 206 (1.43%) WAN
5 201 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 181 (1.26%) LAN
7 179 (1.25%) DHCP
8 133 (0.93%) Network Security
9 126 (0.88%) VPN
10 115 (0.80%) Broadband
11 111 (0.77%) Wireless
12 109 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
13 102 (0.71%) VoIP
14 96 (0.67%) SAN
15 95 (0.66%) MPLS
16 94 (0.65%) HTTP
17 80 (0.56%) Cisco Firepower
18 63 (0.44%) BGP
19 60 (0.42%) SD-WAN
20 55 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,527 (10.63%) Power BI
2 1,119 (7.79%) SQL Server
3 1,118 (7.79%) Tableau
4 1,011 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
5 600 (4.18%) Relational Database
6 568 (3.96%) Big Data
7 521 (3.63%) MySQL
8 470 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
9 458 (3.19%) Data Lake
10 435 (3.03%) NoSQL
11 346 (2.41%) BigQuery
12 315 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 301 (2.10%) Looker
14 260 (1.81%) MongoDB
15 237 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
16 229 (1.59%) Data Mining
17 211 (1.47%) Hadoop
18 201 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 199 (1.39%) RDBMS
20 171 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 886 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 847 (5.90%) JIRA
3 420 (2.92%) Jenkins
4 175 (1.22%) Selenium
5 161 (1.12%) GitLab
6 142 (0.99%) Bitbucket
7 133 (0.93%) webpack
8 125 (0.87%) Visual Studio
9 118 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
10 109 (0.76%) Cypress.io
11 103 (0.72%) Postman
12 96 (0.67%) Maven
13 94 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 90 (0.63%) Gradle
15 86 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
16 84 (0.58%) Cucumber
17 80 (0.56%) JUnit
18 74 (0.52%) TeamCity
19 66 (0.46%) Polyspace
19 66 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6,884 (47.94%) Social Skills
2 4,928 (34.32%) Finance
3 1,908 (13.29%) Marketing
4 1,235 (8.60%) Retail
5 1,163 (8.10%) Presentation Skills
6 962 (6.70%) Banking
7 912 (6.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 819 (5.70%) Organisational Skills
9 810 (5.64%) Legal
10 562 (3.91%) Law
11 506 (3.52%) Advertising
11 506 (3.52%) Games
12 494 (3.44%) Automotive
13 472 (3.29%) Influencing Skills
14 470 (3.27%) Public Sector
15 427 (2.97%) Manufacturing
16 419 (2.92%) Telecoms
17 324 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 211 (1.47%) Publishing
19 194 (1.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3,333 (23.21%) Analyst
2 1,679 (11.69%) Developer
3 960 (6.69%) Software Engineer
4 805 (5.61%) Data Analyst
5 669 (4.66%) Business Analyst
6 627 (4.37%) Architect
7 606 (4.22%) Data Engineer
7 606 (4.22%) Graduate
8 521 (3.63%) Senior Analyst
9 435 (3.03%) Programmer
10 426 (2.97%) Senior Developer
11 418 (2.91%) Product Manager
12 383 (2.67%) Statistical Programmer
13 351 (2.44%) Consultant
14 344 (2.40%) Project Manager
15 304 (2.12%) Senior Manager
16 259 (1.80%) Software Developer
17 246 (1.71%) Solutions Architect
17 246 (1.71%) Support Analyst
18 245 (1.71%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,106 (7.70%) .NET
2 1,080 (7.52%) HTML
3 908 (6.32%) React
4 875 (6.09%) CSS
5 632 (4.40%) REST
6 571 (3.98%) AngularJS
7 439 (3.06%) Node.js
8 366 (2.55%) Kafka
9 355 (2.47%) XML
10 316 (2.20%) RESTful
10 316 (2.20%) Sass
11 297 (2.07%) Spring
12 266 (1.85%) HTML5
13 259 (1.80%) jQuery
13 259 (1.80%) JSON
14 247 (1.72%) GraphQL
15 240 (1.67%) .NET Framework
16 209 (1.46%) Web Services
17 199 (1.39%) ASP.NET
18 191 (1.33%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1,129 (7.86%) User Experience
2 1,068 (7.44%) Self-Motivation
3 894 (6.23%) Management Information System
4 598 (4.16%) Analytical Mindset
5 511 (3.56%) Algorithms
6 389 (2.71%) Data Structures
7 350 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 336 (2.34%) Virtual Team
9 330 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 281 (1.96%) Cloud Native
11 263 (1.83%) Data Centre
12 233 (1.62%) Social Media
13 212 (1.48%) Credit Risk
14 210 (1.46%) Blog
15 191 (1.33%) Driving Licence
16 183 (1.27%) Digital Media
17 179 (1.25%) Public Cloud
18 163 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
19 155 (1.08%) Life Science
20 142 (0.99%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 1,072 (7.47%) Windows
2 965 (6.72%) Linux
3 334 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 311 (2.17%) Android
5 283 (1.97%) Unix
6 199 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 169 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 81 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 77 (0.54%) Mac OS
10 61 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 51 (0.36%) CentOS
12 49 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
13 48 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 47 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 39 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
16 37 (0.26%) Solaris
17 34 (0.24%) Windows 7
18 31 (0.22%) Kali Linux
19 18 (0.13%) Mac OS X
19 18 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,367 (44.34%) Problem-Solving
2 4,767 (33.20%) Agile
3 3,378 (23.53%) Analytics
4 2,165 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
5 1,935 (13.48%) Project Management
6 1,902 (13.25%) Software Engineering
7 1,669 (11.62%) Decision-Making
8 1,569 (10.93%) Data Analysis
9 1,539 (10.72%) Computer Science
10 1,449 (10.09%) Data Science
11 1,305 (9.09%) Visualisation
12 1,279 (8.91%) DevOps
13 1,234 (8.59%) Scrum
14 1,224 (8.52%) Time Management
15 1,214 (8.45%) Mentoring
16 1,201 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
17 1,177 (8.20%) Data Modelling
18 1,147 (7.99%) Machine Learning
19 1,142 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
20 1,051 (7.32%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3,907 (27.21%) SQL
2 3,012 (20.98%) Python
3 1,485 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 1,396 (9.72%) Java
5 962 (6.70%) C#
6 758 (5.28%) R
7 666 (4.64%) C
8 478 (3.33%) TypeScript
9 464 (3.23%) C++
10 430 (2.99%) PowerShell
11 359 (2.50%) T-SQL
12 301 (2.10%) PHP
13 281 (1.96%) Bash
14 211 (1.47%) VBA
15 210 (1.46%) MATLAB
16 189 (1.32%) Scala
17 155 (1.08%) Go
18 154 (1.07%) Kotlin
19 139 (0.97%) Ruby
20 128 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3,759 (26.18%) Degree
2 577 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 546 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 333 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 258 (1.80%) Master's Degree
6 180 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
7 178 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
8 164 (1.14%) CISSP
9 150 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 150 (1.04%) PhD
10 138 (0.96%) CCNA
11 123 (0.86%) DV Cleared
11 123 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
12 116 (0.81%) ISTQB
13 110 (0.77%) PMI Certification
14 104 (0.72%) CISA
15 83 (0.58%) MCSE
16 82 (0.57%) CISM
17 70 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
18 69 (0.48%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 955 (6.65%) QA
2 619 (4.31%) Data Quality
3 400 (2.79%) SLA
4 392 (2.73%) Good Clinical Practice
5 326 (2.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 253 (1.76%) GDPR
7 232 (1.62%) PMO
8 213 (1.48%) CDISC
9 165 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 145 (1.01%) Accessibility
11 137 (0.95%) Actionable Recommendations
12 114 (0.79%) NIST
13 101 (0.70%) PCI DSS
14 85 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 67 (0.47%) Automotive SPICE
16 66 (0.46%) MISRA
17 54 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
18 50 (0.35%) GMP
19 49 (0.34%) GRC
20 34 (0.24%) GxP
System Software
1 698 (4.86%) Docker
2 490 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 286 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 67 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 66 (0.46%) vSphere
7 40 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
8 35 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 25 (0.17%) Firmware
9 25 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
10 24 (0.17%) XenApp
11 22 (0.15%) Terminal Services
12 21 (0.15%) Apache Flume
13 19 (0.13%) BitLocker
13 19 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
14 10 (0.070%) XenDesktop
15 9 (0.063%) KVM
15 9 (0.063%) Xen
16 8 (0.056%) Embedded Firmware
17 7 (0.049%) zsh
Systems Management
1 699 (4.87%) Kubernetes
2 480 (3.34%) Terraform
3 300 (2.09%) Ansible
4 138 (0.96%) SCCM
5 114 (0.79%) Prometheus
6 96 (0.67%) Grafana
7 94 (0.65%) Puppet
8 87 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
9 71 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
9 71 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
10 51 (0.36%) vCenter Server
11 33 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
12 30 (0.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 30 (0.21%) WSUS
13 28 (0.19%) SCOM
14 26 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
15 25 (0.17%) Data Guard
16 24 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
16 24 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
17 22 (0.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 2,378 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 1,034 (7.20%) Google
3 614 (4.28%) Oracle
4 424 (2.95%) SAP
5 372 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
6 349 (2.43%) VMware
7 283 (1.97%) Cisco
8 255 (1.78%) Adobe
9 254 (1.77%) IBM
10 236 (1.64%) Databricks
11 223 (1.55%) Alteryx
12 181 (1.26%) Sun
13 155 (1.08%) Facebook
14 143 (1.00%) Splunk
15 135 (0.94%) ServiceNow
16 130 (0.91%) Apple
16 130 (0.91%) FIS
17 128 (0.89%) Citrix
18 124 (0.86%) Teradata
19 122 (0.85%) Red Hat