Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 21 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 5,410 7,238 5,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.20% 9.78% 7.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.84% 20.62% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,914 3,970 4,407
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30,321 35,105 33,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.96% 47.45% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23,858 25,600 27,977
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in London

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in London

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in London

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the London region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Central London +4 1,033 £60,000 +9.09% 161
West London 0 229 £48,750 -7.14% 134
South London -1 164 £45,000 +13.92% 14
East London +9 53 £45,000 -35.71% 42
North London +7 24 £55,000 +9.45% 10
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 2,419 (44.71%) Problem-Solving
2 2,237 (41.35%) Finance
3 1,756 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
4 1,592 (29.43%) SQL
5 1,435 (26.52%) Degree
6 988 (18.26%) Microsoft
7 932 (17.23%) Analytics
8 866 (16.01%) Python
9 835 (15.43%) Java
10 770 (14.23%) Project Management
11 703 (12.99%) Banking
12 692 (12.79%) Computer Science
13 648 (11.98%) Windows
14 618 (11.42%) SQL Server
15 602 (11.13%) C#
16 590 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
17 580 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
18 571 (10.55%) JavaScript
19 526 (9.72%) Mathematics
20 520 (9.61%) .NET
21 519 (9.59%) Marketing
22 486 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
23 485 (8.96%) Linux
24 480 (8.87%) Scrum
25 473 (8.74%) Decision-Making
26 441 (8.15%) Microsoft Excel
27 434 (8.02%) SDLC
28 429 (7.93%) Big Data
29 427 (7.89%) User Experience
30 421 (7.78%) QA

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 180 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 176 (3.25%) SAS
3 162 (2.99%) Apache Spark
4 126 (2.33%) Confluence
5 79 (1.46%) MS Exchange
6 67 (1.24%) Apache
7 61 (1.13%) IIS
8 58 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
9 50 (0.92%) Skype for Business
10 48 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 39 (0.72%) Tomcat
12 38 (0.70%) CMS
13 36 (0.67%) JBoss
14 33 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
15 29 (0.54%) WordPress
16 24 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
16 24 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
17 23 (0.43%) Ethereum
18 19 (0.35%) GlassFish
19 10 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 441 (8.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 339 (6.27%) Microsoft Office
3 228 (4.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 193 (3.57%) MS Visio
5 118 (2.18%) Microsoft Project
6 52 (0.96%) SPSS
7 21 (0.39%) InVision
8 17 (0.31%) Photoshop
9 15 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.11%) GNU Octave
11 6 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (0.074%) InDesign
13 3 (0.055%) UserZoom
14 2 (0.037%) Stata
14 2 (0.037%) Windchill
15 1 (0.018%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.018%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.018%) Maya
Business Applications
1 120 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.57%) Magento
3 30 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 29 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 21 (0.39%) Scribe Insight
6 20 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
7 18 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
8 17 (0.31%) NetSuite
9 16 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 16 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
10 15 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
10 15 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
10 15 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
11 14 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
11 14 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
12 11 (0.20%) Relativity
12 11 (0.20%) WebTrends
13 10 (0.18%) Workday HCM
14 8 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
15 7 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 486 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 416 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 198 (3.66%) Office 365
4 176 (3.25%) SaaS
5 92 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 79 (1.46%) Google Analytics
7 75 (1.39%) PaaS
8 62 (1.15%) GitHub
9 45 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
10 40 (0.74%) IaaS
11 38 (0.70%) Serverless
12 36 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
13 35 (0.65%) Amazon S3
14 30 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
14 30 (0.55%) G Suite
15 29 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
15 29 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
16 21 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
17 17 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 15 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 234 (4.33%) Firewall
2 158 (2.92%) TCP/IP
3 129 (2.38%) VPN
4 125 (2.31%) WAN
5 124 (2.29%) LAN
6 115 (2.13%) Internet
7 113 (2.09%) DNS
8 81 (1.50%) Wireless
9 76 (1.40%) DHCP
10 68 (1.26%) Network Security
11 65 (1.20%) MPLS
12 62 (1.15%) SAN
13 57 (1.05%) VoIP
14 55 (1.02%) HTTP
15 51 (0.94%) Skype
16 43 (0.79%) BGP
16 43 (0.79%) VLAN
17 41 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
17 41 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
18 38 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (11.42%) SQL Server
2 429 (7.93%) Big Data
3 342 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
4 304 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 225 (4.16%) Power BI
6 209 (3.86%) NoSQL
7 197 (3.64%) Hadoop
8 182 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 173 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 126 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 118 (2.18%) RDBMS
12 108 (2.00%) MySQL
13 103 (1.90%) MongoDB
14 100 (1.85%) Oracle Database
15 80 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
16 78 (1.44%) QlikView
17 73 (1.35%) Blockchain
18 71 (1.31%) Apache Hive
19 64 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
20 63 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 313 (5.79%) JIRA
2 254 (4.70%) Git (software)
3 188 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 138 (2.55%) Jenkins
5 105 (1.94%) Selenium
6 94 (1.74%) Visual Studio
7 71 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 70 (1.29%) TeamCity
9 69 (1.28%) Maven
10 62 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
11 54 (1.00%) Cucumber
12 50 (0.92%) Subversion
13 49 (0.91%) WebDriver
14 40 (0.74%) JUnit
15 34 (0.63%) Axure RP
16 31 (0.57%) webpack
17 27 (0.50%) SpecFlow
18 26 (0.48%) WinDbg
19 25 (0.46%) JMeter
20 24 (0.44%) Bitbucket
General
1 2,237 (41.35%) Finance
2 703 (12.99%) Banking
3 519 (9.59%) Marketing
4 419 (7.74%) Retail
5 256 (4.73%) Investment Banking
6 244 (4.51%) Front Office
7 220 (4.07%) Financial Institution
8 191 (3.53%) Telecoms
9 176 (3.25%) Games
10 128 (2.37%) Legal
11 126 (2.33%) Advertising
11 126 (2.33%) Back Office
12 115 (2.13%) Law
13 98 (1.81%) Manufacturing
14 82 (1.52%) Electronics
15 54 (1.00%) French Language
16 38 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
17 33 (0.61%) Billing
18 28 (0.52%) Automotive
19 25 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,384 (25.58%) Analyst
2 885 (16.36%) Developer
3 503 (9.30%) Business Analyst
4 312 (5.77%) Consultant
5 247 (4.57%) Architect
6 214 (3.96%) Project Manager
7 196 (3.62%) Support Analyst
8 194 (3.59%) Data Analyst
9 192 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
10 173 (3.20%) Java Developer
11 170 (3.14%) Senior Developer
12 168 (3.11%) Data Scientist
13 161 (2.98%) Graduate
14 143 (2.64%) Product Manager
15 140 (2.59%) C# Developer
16 128 (2.37%) Applications Support
17 125 (2.31%) Support Engineer
18 115 (2.13%) SQL Developer
19 111 (2.05%) Data Engineer
20 107 (1.98%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (9.61%) .NET
2 362 (6.69%) HTML
3 317 (5.86%) Web Services
4 279 (5.16%) CSS
5 249 (4.60%) AngularJS
6 204 (3.77%) React
7 151 (2.79%) RESTful
8 148 (2.74%) HTML5
9 138 (2.55%) ASP.NET
9 138 (2.55%) jQuery
9 138 (2.55%) XML
10 130 (2.40%) REST
11 122 (2.26%) Kafka
12 109 (2.01%) Spring
13 101 (1.87%) Node.js
14 92 (1.70%) Middleware
15 91 (1.68%) SOAP
16 83 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web API
17 82 (1.52%) .NET Core
18 81 (1.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 427 (7.89%) User Experience
2 352 (6.51%) Fintech
3 303 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
4 299 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 203 (3.75%) Analytical Mindset
6 178 (3.29%) Data Structures
7 173 (3.20%) Algorithms
8 159 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
9 140 (2.59%) Mobile App
10 130 (2.40%) Virtual Team
11 104 (1.92%) Data Centre
12 101 (1.87%) Derivative
13 94 (1.74%) Fixed Income
14 88 (1.63%) Hedge funds
15 79 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
16 74 (1.37%) Equities
17 71 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 58 (1.07%) Social Media
19 57 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
20 54 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 648 (11.98%) Windows
2 485 (8.96%) Linux
3 306 (5.66%) Unix
4 239 (4.42%) Windows Server
5 139 (2.57%) Windows 10
5 139 (2.57%) Windows 7
6 122 (2.26%) Android
7 111 (2.05%) Apple iOS
8 105 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 90 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 68 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 49 (0.91%) CentOS
12 29 (0.54%) Solaris
13 25 (0.46%) Ubuntu
14 23 (0.43%) AIX
15 22 (0.41%) Windows 8
16 20 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (0.33%) HPUX
17 18 (0.33%) Mac OS X
17 18 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,419 (44.71%) Problem-Solving
2 1,756 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
3 932 (17.23%) Analytics
4 770 (14.23%) Project Management
5 692 (12.79%) Computer Science
6 590 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
7 580 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 526 (9.72%) Mathematics
9 480 (8.87%) Scrum
10 473 (8.74%) Decision-Making
11 434 (8.02%) SDLC
12 408 (7.54%) Software Engineering
13 394 (7.28%) Business Analysis
14 392 (7.25%) ITIL
14 392 (7.25%) Test Automation
15 384 (7.10%) Risk Management
16 374 (6.91%) DevOps
17 363 (6.71%) CRM
18 358 (6.62%) Data Science
19 347 (6.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1,592 (29.43%) SQL
2 866 (16.01%) Python
3 835 (15.43%) Java
4 602 (11.13%) C#
5 571 (10.55%) JavaScript
6 306 (5.66%) R
7 278 (5.14%) PowerShell
8 239 (4.42%) C++
9 236 (4.36%) T-SQL
10 163 (3.01%) C
11 123 (2.27%) Perl
12 121 (2.24%) Scala
13 101 (1.87%) Shell Script
14 97 (1.79%) Bash Shell
15 90 (1.66%) VBA
16 89 (1.65%) Java 8
17 81 (1.50%) Ruby
18 72 (1.33%) PL/SQL
19 67 (1.24%) PHP
20 58 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,435 (26.52%) Degree
2 267 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 132 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 122 (2.26%) CISSP
5 106 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 95 (1.76%) ISEB
7 94 (1.74%) Master's Degree
8 85 (1.57%) CCNP
9 79 (1.46%) SC Cleared
10 77 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 76 (1.40%) PhD
12 75 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
13 72 (1.33%) CISM
14 64 (1.18%) ISTQB
15 63 (1.16%) PMI Certification
16 58 (1.07%) CISA
17 52 (0.96%) PMP
18 50 (0.92%) MBA
19 40 (0.74%) DV Cleared
20 38 (0.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 421 (7.78%) QA
2 176 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 145 (2.68%) PMO
4 115 (2.13%) SLA
5 96 (1.77%) GDPR
6 71 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 45 (0.83%) PCI DSS
8 33 (0.61%) COBIT
9 17 (0.31%) MiFID
10 14 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
10 14 (0.26%) ISO 9001
11 13 (0.24%) SEPA
12 11 (0.20%) ISO 20022
13 10 (0.18%) PSD2
14 9 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 8 (0.15%) Basel III
15 8 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
15 8 (0.15%) GxP
16 5 (0.092%) FATCA
16 5 (0.092%) Solvency II
System Software
1 256 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 154 (2.85%) Docker
3 138 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 73 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 40 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (0.70%) HDFS
7 30 (0.55%) BitLocker
8 24 (0.44%) XenApp
9 20 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
10 17 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 17 (0.31%) Terminal Services
11 16 (0.30%) VirtualBox
12 13 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (0.22%) vSphere
14 10 (0.18%) Firmware
15 9 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
16 7 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
17 5 (0.092%) KVM
17 5 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
18 4 (0.074%) Squid
Systems Management
1 110 (2.03%) Ansible
2 102 (1.89%) Puppet
3 83 (1.53%) Kubernetes
4 80 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
5 78 (1.44%) SCCM
6 38 (0.70%) WSUS
7 36 (0.67%) Terraform
8 30 (0.55%) vRealize
9 27 (0.50%) SCOrch
9 27 (0.50%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 26 (0.48%) Perfmon
11 25 (0.46%) Kibana
12 23 (0.43%) Automic
12 23 (0.43%) Nagios
13 22 (0.41%) Control-M
14 19 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
14 19 (0.35%) logstash
15 18 (0.33%) Backup Exec
15 18 (0.33%) Salt
16 14 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 988 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 350 (6.47%) Oracle
3 299 (5.53%) Tableau
4 251 (4.64%) Google
5 189 (3.49%) SAP
6 184 (3.40%) VMware
7 182 (3.36%) Cisco
8 159 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
9 144 (2.66%) Citrix
10 95 (1.76%) Adobe
11 82 (1.52%) Red Hat
12 77 (1.42%) HP
12 77 (1.42%) Splunk
13 70 (1.29%) CheckPoint
14 66 (1.22%) Facebook
15 61 (1.13%) Sybase
16 59 (1.09%) ServiceNow
17 52 (0.96%) Bloomberg
18 44 (0.81%) Juniper
19 42 (0.78%) Informatica