Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Looker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Looker over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Looker
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 643 517 841
Rank change year-on-year -126 +324 +236
Permanent jobs citing Looker 357 159 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 1.23% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 275 147 211
10th Percentile £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £51,875 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +14.29% +5.00%
75th Percentile £84,375 £73,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% +5.00%

Looker is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 30,890 12,947 34,289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.93% 28.83% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20,170 11,077 28,771
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Looker
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Looker in England

Looker
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Looker in England

Looker
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Looker in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Looker in England

Looker
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Looker within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 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 -138 287 £65,000 +8.33% 16
South West -49 41 £40,000 -23.81% 4
East of England -91 10 £76,250 +27.08%
North of England -132 7 £60,000 -14.29% 3
North West -100 6 £60,000 -14.29% 3
Midlands -121 5 £50,000 -
East Midlands -69 4 £48,750 -2.50%
South East - 2 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £82,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Looker
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing Looker 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 Looker.

1 263 (73.67%) SQL
2 255 (71.43%) Analytics
3 224 (62.75%) Business Intelligence
4 215 (60.22%) Tableau
5 168 (47.06%) Python
6 150 (42.02%) Power BI
6 150 (42.02%) Power Platform
7 144 (40.34%) Google
8 142 (39.78%) Data Science
9 121 (33.89%) GCP
10 107 (29.97%) Data Modelling
11 103 (28.85%) BigQuery
12 102 (28.57%) AWS
13 99 (27.73%) Visualisation
14 97 (27.17%) ETL
15 92 (25.77%) Data Engineering
16 89 (24.93%) Finance
17 85 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
18 79 (22.13%) Data Pipeline
19 73 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
19 73 (20.45%) Machine Learning
19 73 (20.45%) Big Data
20 69 (19.33%) Social Skills
20 69 (19.33%) Snowflake
20 69 (19.33%) Decision-Making
21 68 (19.05%) dbt
22 66 (18.49%) Data Visualisation
23 65 (18.21%) Degree
24 64 (17.93%) Amazon Redshift
25 62 (17.37%) Analytical Skills

Looker
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 47 (13.17%) Apache Spark
2 45 (12.61%) Apache Airflow
3 12 (3.36%) Luigi
4 10 (2.80%) Apache
5 6 (1.68%) Confluence
6 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Synapse
Applications
1 27 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.56%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.56%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 150 (42.02%) Power Platform
2 121 (33.89%) GCP
3 102 (28.57%) AWS
4 69 (19.33%) Snowflake
5 68 (19.05%) dbt
6 57 (15.97%) Azure
7 45 (12.61%) Google Analytics
8 41 (11.48%) Google Data Studio
9 22 (6.16%) Amazon S3
10 20 (5.60%) Fivetran
11 16 (4.48%) Adobe Analytics
11 16 (4.48%) Amazon Kinesis
12 15 (4.20%) Amazon EMR
12 15 (4.20%) Power Automate
13 11 (3.08%) Serverless
14 10 (2.80%) SaaS
15 8 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (2.24%) Google Compute Engine
15 8 (2.24%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.84%) Broadband
1 3 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (60.22%) Tableau
2 150 (42.02%) Power BI
3 103 (28.85%) BigQuery
4 85 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (20.45%) Big Data
6 64 (17.93%) Amazon Redshift
7 26 (7.28%) NoSQL
8 23 (6.44%) Hadoop
9 22 (6.16%) Relational Database
10 20 (5.60%) SAP BW
11 19 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (4.76%) Amazon Athena
13 16 (4.48%) Metadata
13 16 (4.48%) Semantic Layer
14 15 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (4.20%) RDBMS
14 15 (4.20%) SAP HANA
15 14 (3.92%) QlikView
16 13 (3.64%) SQL Server
17 12 (3.36%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 36 (10.08%) JIRA
2 10 (2.80%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.68%) GitLab
3 6 (1.68%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.68%) Spinnaker
4 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.28%) ER Studio
4 1 (0.28%) ERwin
4 1 (0.28%) Snyk
General
1 89 (24.93%) Finance
2 69 (19.33%) Social Skills
3 62 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (16.53%) Retail
5 57 (15.97%) Marketing
6 33 (9.24%) Games
7 31 (8.68%) Presentation Skills
8 13 (3.64%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.52%) Banking
10 7 (1.96%) Legal
10 7 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.68%) Automotive
12 5 (1.40%) Advertising
13 3 (0.84%) Electronics
14 2 (0.56%) Public Sector
15 1 (0.28%) Czech Language
15 1 (0.28%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 118 (33.05%) Analyst
2 55 (15.41%) Data Analyst
3 52 (14.57%) Data Engineer
4 33 (9.24%) Data Scientist
5 23 (6.44%) Architect
6 22 (6.16%) Business Analyst
6 22 (6.16%) Data Architect
7 21 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 21 (5.88%) Data Manager
8 20 (5.60%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 18 (5.04%) Developer
10 16 (4.48%) Data Warehouse Manager
10 16 (4.48%) Senior Data Engineer
11 14 (3.92%) Data Business Analyst
11 14 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (3.92%) Senior Data Scientist
12 12 (3.36%) Business Manager
12 12 (3.36%) SQL Analyst
13 11 (3.08%) Cloud Architect
13 11 (3.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (12.61%) Kafka
2 20 (5.60%) TensorFlow
3 19 (5.32%) Web Services
4 14 (3.92%) Apache Beam
5 13 (3.64%) Pandas
5 13 (3.64%) PySpark
6 12 (3.36%) HTML
7 10 (2.80%) Flask
7 10 (2.80%) NumPy
7 10 (2.80%) PyTorch
7 10 (2.80%) scikit-learn
8 9 (2.52%) Flutter
9 7 (1.96%) SciPy
10 6 (1.68%) JSON
10 6 (1.68%) XML
11 3 (0.84%) Keras
12 2 (0.56%) CSS
12 2 (0.56%) jQuery
12 2 (0.56%) React
13 1 (0.28%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.32%) Data Structures
2 17 (4.76%) Mobile Games
3 14 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 12 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (3.36%) User Experience
5 10 (2.80%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.24%) Clustering
8 7 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.96%) Wiki
9 5 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.12%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.12%) Legacy Systems
10 4 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.84%) Social Media
12 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
13 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.28%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.28%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.48%) Linux
2 6 (1.68%) Unix
3 2 (0.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (71.43%) Analytics
2 224 (62.75%) Business Intelligence
3 142 (39.78%) Data Science
4 107 (29.97%) Data Modelling
5 99 (27.73%) Visualisation
6 97 (27.17%) ETL
7 92 (25.77%) Data Engineering
8 79 (22.13%) Data Pipeline
9 73 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (20.45%) Machine Learning
10 69 (19.33%) Decision-Making
11 66 (18.49%) Data Visualisation
12 62 (17.37%) E-Commerce
13 60 (16.81%) Data Analytics
14 59 (16.53%) Problem-Solving
15 50 (14.01%) Data Analysis
16 49 (13.73%) Actionable Insight
16 49 (13.73%) Data Strategy
17 47 (13.17%) DevOps
18 45 (12.61%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 263 (73.67%) SQL
2 168 (47.06%) Python
3 40 (11.20%) R
4 33 (9.24%) LookML
5 28 (7.84%) Scala
6 26 (7.28%) Java
7 11 (3.08%) Ruby
8 9 (2.52%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.68%) C
9 6 (1.68%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.12%) Go
11 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.28%) C#
11 1 (0.28%) C++
11 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (18.21%) Degree
2 13 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.52%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.17%) Data Quality
2 19 (5.32%) QA
3 9 (2.52%) GDPR
4 7 (1.96%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 23 (6.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 29 (8.12%) Kubernetes
2 24 (6.72%) Terraform
3 13 (3.64%) Kubeflow
4 9 (2.52%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (1.68%) Ansible
6 1 (0.28%) Opsgenie
6 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 144 (40.34%) Google
2 25 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.16%) Databricks
4 20 (5.60%) SAP
5 18 (5.04%) Adobe
6 11 (3.08%) Optimizely
7 9 (2.52%) Cloudera
7 9 (2.52%) Maxymiser
7 9 (2.52%) Oracle
7 9 (2.52%) Qubit
8 8 (2.24%) Intel
8 8 (2.24%) Talend
9 7 (1.96%) Dell
9 7 (1.96%) Informatica
9 7 (1.96%) Teradata
10 6 (1.68%) Facebook
10 6 (1.68%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.56%) Monetate
12 2 (0.56%) NVIDIA