Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 14688 13504 18500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.66% 7.57% 9.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.01% 18.40% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9491 10645 13968
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Analytical Skills 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 73400 73389 86228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.29% 41.17% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55692 60903 69815
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in England

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in England.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in England

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +2 7553 £57,500 +4.55% 461
South East -1 2207 £43,000 -2.27% 158
North of England -1 1893 £42,000 +10.53% 183
Midlands +4 1285 £40,000 -1.23% 105
North West -1 1050 £45,000 +18.42% 98
East of England 0 1029 £45,000 +8.43% 103
West Midlands +3 852 £42,500 +7.59% 64
Yorkshire +5 739 £40,000 +5.26% 72
South West -7 684 £40,000 - 58
East Midlands +2 430 £40,000 -5.88% 39
North East +3 107 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 5870 (39.96%) Finance
2 4007 (27.28%) SQL
3 3808 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 3392 (23.09%) Degree
5 3075 (20.94%) Banking
6 2544 (17.32%) Microsoft
7 2514 (17.12%) Asset Management
8 2482 (16.90%) Investment Banking
9 2411 (16.41%) Wealth Management
10 2346 (15.97%) Retail Banking
11 2250 (15.32%) Java
12 2141 (14.58%) Project Management
13 2100 (14.30%) Analytics
14 2010 (13.68%) SDLC
15 1744 (11.87%) SQL Server
16 1639 (11.16%) C#
17 1627 (11.08%) Computer Science
18 1617 (11.01%) Windows
19 1612 (10.97%) JavaScript
20 1598 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
21 1558 (10.61%) .NET
22 1515 (10.31%) Microsoft Excel
23 1504 (10.24%) Business Analysis
24 1289 (8.78%) Python
25 1282 (8.73%) Oracle
26 1237 (8.42%) HTML
27 1232 (8.39%) ITIL
28 1216 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
29 1204 (8.20%) Marketing
30 1202 (8.18%) Linux

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
1 525 (3.57%) SAS
2 359 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 294 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 252 (1.72%) Apache
5 240 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 203 (1.38%) MS Exchange
7 169 (1.15%) CMS
8 165 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
9 147 (1.00%) IIS
10 143 (0.97%) Skype for Business
11 139 (0.95%) WebSphere
12 131 (0.89%) Confluence
13 100 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
14 63 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
14 63 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 62 (0.42%) JBoss
16 55 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
17 47 (0.32%) DataSynapse
18 40 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 36 (0.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1515 (10.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 869 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
3 462 (3.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 274 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 206 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
6 170 (1.16%) SPSS
7 85 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
8 54 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 23 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 17 (0.12%) InVision
11 15 (0.10%) Simulink
12 13 (0.089%) SOLIDWORKS
13 10 (0.068%) InfoPath
14 8 (0.054%) Fireworks
14 8 (0.054%) UserZoom
15 6 (0.041%) SPSS Modeler
15 6 (0.041%) UXPin
16 5 (0.034%) AutoCAD
16 5 (0.034%) Maya
16 5 (0.034%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 136 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 133 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 82 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 80 (0.54%) SAP FI
5 72 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 71 (0.48%) SAP CO
7 70 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
8 67 (0.46%) ION MarketView
9 59 (0.40%) SAP SD
10 56 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
11 50 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
12 44 (0.30%) Magento
12 44 (0.30%) SAP MM
13 36 (0.25%) SAP CRM
14 34 (0.23%) NetSuite
15 33 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
16 32 (0.22%) SAP ERP
17 28 (0.19%) assyst
18 27 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
19 23 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 644 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
2 522 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 380 (2.59%) SaaS
4 321 (2.19%) Office 365
5 251 (1.71%) Google Analytics
6 124 (0.84%) GitHub
7 121 (0.82%) PaaS
8 119 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
9 100 (0.68%) IaaS
10 77 (0.52%) AdWords
11 58 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
12 49 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
13 47 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
14 38 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
15 34 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
16 33 (0.22%) Amazon S3
17 31 (0.21%) iPaaS
17 31 (0.21%) OneDrive
18 28 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
18 28 (0.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 481 (3.27%) Firewall
2 308 (2.10%) TCP/IP
3 283 (1.93%) DNS
4 277 (1.89%) Internet
5 264 (1.80%) WAN
6 229 (1.56%) LAN
7 211 (1.44%) VPN
8 193 (1.31%) DHCP
9 184 (1.25%) HTTP
10 177 (1.21%) Network Security
11 129 (0.88%) SSL
12 123 (0.84%) VoIP
13 114 (0.78%) SAN
14 110 (0.75%) Skype
15 109 (0.74%) Wireless
16 105 (0.71%) BGP
17 89 (0.61%) Intranet
18 85 (0.58%) MPLS
19 83 (0.57%) OSPF
20 74 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1744 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 805 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
3 700 (4.77%) Big Data
4 630 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 581 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 547 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 483 (3.29%) Hadoop
8 391 (2.66%) MySQL
9 331 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
10 320 (2.18%) QlikView
11 285 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 281 (1.91%) NoSQL
13 263 (1.79%) Power BI
14 254 (1.73%) RDBMS
15 252 (1.72%) Data Mining
16 240 (1.63%) MongoDB
17 191 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
18 175 (1.19%) OLAP
19 167 (1.14%) Oracle Database
20 162 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 698 (4.75%) JIRA
2 575 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 399 (2.72%) Selenium
4 352 (2.40%) Jenkins
5 350 (2.38%) Visual Studio
6 261 (1.78%) Maven
7 244 (1.66%) Cucumber
8 236 (1.61%) TeamCity
9 218 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 196 (1.33%) Subversion
11 169 (1.15%) WebDriver
12 160 (1.09%) JUnit
13 100 (0.68%) TestNG
14 90 (0.61%) Gradle
15 88 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 73 (0.50%) Eclipse
17 72 (0.49%) JMeter
18 67 (0.46%) SoapUI
19 63 (0.43%) NUnit
20 60 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5870 (39.96%) Finance
2 3075 (20.94%) Banking
3 2482 (16.90%) Investment Banking
4 2346 (15.97%) Retail Banking
5 1204 (8.20%) Marketing
6 1010 (6.88%) Retail
7 744 (5.07%) Front Office
8 557 (3.79%) Legal
9 462 (3.15%) Telecoms
10 440 (3.00%) Manufacturing
11 273 (1.86%) Advertising
12 238 (1.62%) Games
13 209 (1.42%) Back Office
14 203 (1.38%) Electronics
15 192 (1.31%) Law
16 167 (1.14%) Publishing
17 159 (1.08%) Financial Institution
18 153 (1.04%) German Language
19 144 (0.98%) Billing
20 121 (0.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4243 (28.89%) Analyst
2 2652 (18.06%) Developer
3 1706 (11.61%) Business Analyst
4 1066 (7.26%) Consultant
5 589 (4.01%) Software Engineer
6 565 (3.85%) Architect
7 502 (3.42%) Senior Developer
8 471 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
9 466 (3.17%) Data Analyst
10 460 (3.13%) IT Analyst
11 426 (2.90%) Support Analyst
12 401 (2.73%) .NET Developer
13 387 (2.63%) Graduate
14 373 (2.54%) Java Developer
15 347 (2.36%) C# Developer
15 347 (2.36%) Project Manager
16 338 (2.30%) Service Analyst
17 326 (2.22%) Applications Support
18 309 (2.10%) Junior
19 308 (2.10%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1558 (10.61%) .NET
2 1237 (8.42%) HTML
3 933 (6.35%) CSS
4 731 (4.98%) Web Services
5 698 (4.75%) XML
6 655 (4.46%) AngularJS
7 638 (4.34%) ASP.NET
8 462 (3.15%) jQuery
9 434 (2.95%) REST
10 373 (2.54%) HTML5
11 364 (2.48%) .NET Framework
12 354 (2.41%) Spring
13 259 (1.76%) SOAP
14 247 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 237 (1.61%) JSON
15 237 (1.61%) Node.js
15 237 (1.61%) RESTful
16 205 (1.40%) React
17 191 (1.30%) Middleware
18 153 (1.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1627 (11.08%) Computer Science
2 852 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 728 (4.96%) User Experience
4 454 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 449 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 367 (2.50%) Derivative
7 327 (2.23%) Algorithms
8 308 (2.10%) Data Centre
9 273 (1.86%) Mobile App
10 246 (1.67%) Virtual Team
11 238 (1.62%) Fintech
12 235 (1.60%) Equities
13 214 (1.46%) Reference Data
14 203 (1.38%) Data Structures
15 163 (1.11%) Credit Risk
15 163 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
16 159 (1.08%) Social Media
17 136 (0.93%) Client/Server
18 131 (0.89%) Life Science
19 119 (0.81%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1617 (11.01%) Windows
2 1202 (8.18%) Linux
3 917 (6.24%) Unix
4 529 (3.60%) Windows Server
5 207 (1.41%) Windows 7
6 175 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 165 (1.12%) Android
8 164 (1.12%) Windows 10
9 160 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 143 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 139 (0.95%) Apple iOS
12 80 (0.54%) CentOS
13 76 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 68 (0.46%) Solaris
15 51 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
16 48 (0.33%) Windows XP
17 41 (0.28%) Ubuntu
18 37 (0.25%) AIX
19 31 (0.21%) Mac OS X
20 27 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3808 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 2514 (17.12%) Asset Management
3 2411 (16.41%) Wealth Management
4 2141 (14.58%) Project Management
5 2100 (14.30%) Analytics
6 2010 (13.68%) SDLC
7 1598 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1504 (10.24%) Business Analysis
9 1232 (8.39%) ITIL
10 1216 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 1094 (7.45%) Software Engineering
12 963 (6.56%) Test Automation
13 936 (6.37%) Scrum
14 933 (6.35%) Mathematics
15 818 (5.57%) Data Analysis
16 817 (5.56%) OO
17 751 (5.11%) Mentoring
18 733 (4.99%) Data Modelling
19 730 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
20 726 (4.94%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4007 (27.28%) SQL
2 2250 (15.32%) Java
3 1639 (11.16%) C#
4 1612 (10.97%) JavaScript
5 1289 (8.78%) Python
6 674 (4.59%) R
7 632 (4.30%) C++
8 505 (3.44%) T-SQL
9 486 (3.31%) C
10 366 (2.49%) PowerShell
11 312 (2.12%) Shell Script
12 306 (2.08%) Perl
13 302 (2.06%) PHP
14 282 (1.92%) PL/SQL
15 262 (1.78%) VBA
16 214 (1.46%) VB.NET
17 190 (1.29%) Ruby
18 179 (1.22%) Bash Shell
19 173 (1.18%) VB
20 152 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3392 (23.09%) Degree
2 812 (5.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 512 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 296 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 253 (1.72%) ISEB
6 245 (1.67%) CISSP
7 243 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 228 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
9 186 (1.27%) ISTQB
10 185 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
11 173 (1.18%) DV Cleared
12 160 (1.09%) CISM
13 157 (1.07%) CCNA
14 146 (0.99%) PhD
15 116 (0.79%) CCNP
16 115 (0.78%) PMI Certification
17 113 (0.77%) Master's Degree
18 111 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
19 104 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 90 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1132 (7.71%) QA
2 335 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 295 (2.01%) SLA
4 243 (1.65%) PMO
5 200 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 113 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 95 (0.65%) Basel III
8 88 (0.60%) GDPR
9 74 (0.50%) MiFID
10 64 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
11 61 (0.42%) EMIR
12 59 (0.40%) GxP
13 53 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 47 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
15 40 (0.27%) COBIT
16 33 (0.22%) ISO 9001
17 27 (0.18%) ISO 14001
18 25 (0.17%) IFRS
19 19 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
20 18 (0.12%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 513 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 295 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (1.31%) Docker
4 131 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 69 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
6 57 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 54 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 54 (0.37%) vSphere
8 43 (0.29%) XenApp
9 38 (0.26%) HDFS
10 35 (0.24%) Firmware
11 34 (0.23%) Apache Flume
12 28 (0.19%) XenServer
13 23 (0.16%) NFS
14 19 (0.13%) BitLocker
15 18 (0.12%) Postfix
16 16 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
16 16 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
17 15 (0.10%) Xen
18 14 (0.095%) Snort
Systems Management
1 156 (1.06%) SCCM
2 129 (0.88%) Puppet
3 128 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 111 (0.76%) Ansible
5 79 (0.54%) Kubernetes
6 65 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 54 (0.37%) SCOM
7 54 (0.37%) Terraform
8 44 (0.30%) Nagios
9 29 (0.20%) FortiGate
9 29 (0.20%) vCenter Server
10 27 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 24 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
12 23 (0.16%) Consul
13 22 (0.15%) Tivoli
14 21 (0.14%) Graphite
15 19 (0.13%) XenMobile
16 18 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
16 18 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
16 18 (0.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2544 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 1282 (8.73%) Oracle
3 883 (6.01%) SAP
4 594 (4.04%) Tableau
5 450 (3.06%) Google
6 424 (2.89%) VMware
7 348 (2.37%) Cisco
8 222 (1.51%) Citrix
9 214 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 196 (1.33%) IBM
11 178 (1.21%) HP
12 174 (1.18%) Sybase
13 166 (1.13%) Adobe
14 151 (1.03%) Red Hat
15 132 (0.90%) Cognos
16 128 (0.87%) Splunk
17 126 (0.86%) Sun
18 122 (0.83%) Remedy
19 121 (0.82%) Murex
20 103 (0.70%) CheckPoint