Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 41 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 3,985 1,203 4,190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 7.82% 6.04% 7.71%
As % of the General category 12.51% 10.38% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,277 939 3,105
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,413 £31,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £99,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31,853 11,590 33,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 62.50% 58.22% 61.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19,944 9,671 26,346
10th Percentile £41,000 £41,250 £34,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £84,250
90th Percentile £111,250 £113,750 £102,500
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +6.48% +2.86%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in London

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in London

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 27 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
Central London +12 491 £65,000 - 170
West London -1 176 £52,500 +7.14% 60
South London +18 96 £57,500 -4.17% 12
East London +18 50 £40,000 +8.11% 66
North London +3 27 £60,000 +37.14% 8
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 1,764 (44.27%) Social Skills
2 1,498 (37.59%) Problem-Solving
3 1,331 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
4 1,244 (31.22%) Finance
5 1,139 (28.58%) SQL
6 975 (24.47%) Analytics
7 876 (21.98%) Degree
8 845 (21.20%) Python
9 626 (15.71%) Microsoft
10 625 (15.68%) JavaScript
11 622 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
12 554 (13.90%) Java
13 552 (13.85%) Azure
14 520 (13.05%) AWS
15 502 (12.60%) Computer Science
16 501 (12.57%) Marketing
17 471 (11.82%) DevOps
18 449 (11.27%) Project Management
19 448 (11.24%) Visualisation
20 445 (11.17%) Software Engineering
21 435 (10.92%) User Experience
22 425 (10.66%) Power Platform
23 413 (10.36%) Power BI
24 408 (10.24%) Tableau
25 406 (10.19%) Data Science
26 397 (9.96%) Scrum
27 396 (9.94%) Microsoft Excel
28 391 (9.81%) React
29 372 (9.34%) Retail
30 369 (9.26%) Git (software)

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
1 131 (3.29%) Apache Spark
2 113 (2.84%) Confluence
3 96 (2.41%) Apache
4 95 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 71 (1.78%) CMS
6 61 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
7 48 (1.20%) SAS
8 40 (1.00%) Tomcat
9 35 (0.88%) WordPress
10 34 (0.85%) nginx
11 29 (0.73%) Apache Airflow
12 18 (0.45%) Drupal
13 16 (0.40%) Apache TomEE
13 16 (0.40%) IIS
13 16 (0.40%) Jupyter
14 12 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (0.28%) Skype for Business
16 10 (0.25%) Headless CMS
16 10 (0.25%) MS Exchange
17 8 (0.20%) Mule
Applications
1 396 (9.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 256 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
3 141 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 76 (1.91%) MS Visio
5 32 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 29 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (0.33%) Figma
7 13 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (0.33%) Sketch
8 12 (0.30%) InVision
9 8 (0.20%) SPSS
10 6 (0.15%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.15%) Stata
11 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.13%) UserZoom
12 4 (0.10%) Oracle Smart View
12 4 (0.10%) PlantUML
13 3 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.025%) CPLEX
14 1 (0.025%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
2 20 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 15 (0.38%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 15 (0.38%) Magento
5 14 (0.35%) MetaTrader
6 12 (0.30%) SAP SD
7 10 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
7 10 (0.25%) NetSuite
7 10 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (0.25%) Shopify
8 9 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
8 9 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 9 (0.23%) Workday HCM
9 8 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
9 8 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.18%) SAP Business One
11 6 (0.15%) SAP BPC
12 5 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 552 (13.85%) Azure
2 520 (13.05%) AWS
3 425 (10.66%) Power Platform
4 224 (5.62%) GCP
5 222 (5.57%) SaaS
6 174 (4.37%) Microsoft 365
7 135 (3.39%) Serverless
8 106 (2.66%) GitHub
9 91 (2.28%) Google Analytics
10 80 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
11 76 (1.91%) Snowflake
12 72 (1.81%) PaaS
13 66 (1.66%) IaaS
14 56 (1.41%) Azure Data Factory
15 52 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
16 50 (1.25%) Amazon S3
16 50 (1.25%) npm
17 37 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 35 (0.88%) dbt
19 34 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 83 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 82 (2.06%) DNS
3 75 (1.88%) Broadband
4 67 (1.68%) Firewall
5 55 (1.38%) Internet
6 54 (1.36%) HTTP
7 42 (1.05%) LAN
8 41 (1.03%) DHCP
9 40 (1.00%) WAN
10 36 (0.90%) VPN
11 29 (0.73%) Network Security
12 27 (0.68%) FTP
13 21 (0.53%) BGP
14 18 (0.45%) Intranet
14 18 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (0.43%) AMQP
15 17 (0.43%) IP Telephony
16 16 (0.40%) Wireless
17 14 (0.35%) SAN
18 13 (0.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (10.36%) Power BI
2 408 (10.24%) Tableau
3 288 (7.23%) SQL Server
4 276 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
5 206 (5.17%) Relational Database
6 192 (4.82%) NoSQL
7 184 (4.62%) Big Data
8 164 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
9 133 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 132 (3.31%) MySQL
11 114 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 103 (2.58%) Data Mining
13 99 (2.48%) Amazon Redshift
14 90 (2.26%) MongoDB
15 79 (1.98%) BigQuery
15 79 (1.98%) Data Lake
16 68 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 60 (1.51%) Hadoop
18 57 (1.43%) Looker
19 45 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 369 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 306 (7.68%) JIRA
3 132 (3.31%) Jenkins
4 71 (1.78%) GitLab
5 61 (1.53%) Bitbucket
6 59 (1.48%) Visual Studio
7 58 (1.46%) webpack
8 54 (1.36%) Maven
9 43 (1.08%) Selenium
10 36 (0.90%) Cypress.io
11 35 (0.88%) JUnit
12 33 (0.83%) Gradle
13 28 (0.70%) Postman
14 24 (0.60%) TeamCity
15 23 (0.58%) Eclipse
16 22 (0.55%) Cucumber
17 20 (0.50%) JMeter
18 17 (0.43%) CircleCI
18 17 (0.43%) Mocha
18 17 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1,764 (44.27%) Social Skills
2 1,244 (31.22%) Finance
3 501 (12.57%) Marketing
4 372 (9.34%) Retail
5 306 (7.68%) Presentation Skills
6 243 (6.10%) Banking
7 187 (4.69%) Advertising
8 176 (4.42%) Organisational Skills
9 135 (3.39%) Games
10 127 (3.19%) Influencing Skills
11 104 (2.61%) Telecoms
12 101 (2.53%) Law
13 100 (2.51%) Public Sector
14 94 (2.36%) Front Office
15 92 (2.31%) Legal
16 78 (1.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 76 (1.91%) Back Office
18 57 (1.43%) Manufacturing
19 48 (1.20%) Publishing
20 47 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 824 (20.68%) Analyst
2 730 (18.32%) Developer
3 215 (5.40%) Architect
4 190 (4.77%) Business Analyst
5 186 (4.67%) Consultant
6 178 (4.47%) Data Analyst
7 137 (3.44%) Senior Developer
8 129 (3.24%) Software Engineer
9 127 (3.19%) Senior Analyst
10 116 (2.91%) Data Scientist
11 112 (2.81%) Project Manager
12 108 (2.71%) Java Developer
13 99 (2.48%) Data Engineer
14 86 (2.16%) Solutions Architect
15 76 (1.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 76 (1.91%) Full Stack Developer
16 73 (1.83%) Support Analyst
17 72 (1.81%) Product Owner
18 71 (1.78%) Senior Manager
19 69 (1.73%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (9.81%) React
2 316 (7.93%) HTML
3 271 (6.80%) Node.js
4 252 (6.32%) CSS
5 241 (6.05%) REST
6 198 (4.97%) .NET
7 178 (4.47%) AngularJS
8 154 (3.86%) Spring
9 149 (3.74%) Kafka
10 136 (3.41%) Web Services
11 124 (3.11%) HTML5
12 115 (2.89%) Spring Boot
12 115 (2.89%) XML
13 100 (2.51%) GraphQL
14 98 (2.46%) Redux
15 94 (2.36%) JSON
16 74 (1.86%) RESTful
17 72 (1.81%) jQuery
18 67 (1.68%) React Native
19 64 (1.61%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 435 (10.92%) User Experience
2 287 (7.20%) Self-Motivation
3 285 (7.15%) Management Information System
4 227 (5.70%) Algorithms
5 216 (5.42%) Analytical Mindset
6 171 (4.29%) Data Structures
7 120 (3.01%) Virtual Team
8 119 (2.99%) Social Media
9 85 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
10 82 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
11 72 (1.81%) Digital Media
11 72 (1.81%) Equities
12 61 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 59 (1.48%) Mobile App
14 54 (1.36%) FMCG
15 52 (1.30%) Hedge funds
16 49 (1.23%) Public Cloud
17 48 (1.20%) Blog
18 47 (1.18%) Data Centre
19 46 (1.15%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 225 (5.65%) Windows
2 196 (4.92%) Linux
3 112 (2.81%) Unix
4 77 (1.93%) Windows Server
5 52 (1.30%) Android
5 52 (1.30%) Apple iOS
6 43 (1.08%) Windows 10
7 32 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
9 22 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 18 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 16 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.35%) Windows Server 2019
14 10 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (0.18%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.10%) CentOS
17 3 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.075%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,498 (37.59%) Problem-Solving
2 1,331 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
3 975 (24.47%) Analytics
4 622 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
5 502 (12.60%) Computer Science
6 471 (11.82%) DevOps
7 449 (11.27%) Project Management
8 448 (11.24%) Visualisation
9 445 (11.17%) Software Engineering
10 406 (10.19%) Data Science
11 397 (9.96%) Scrum
12 356 (8.93%) Decision-Making
13 349 (8.76%) Microservices
14 346 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 317 (7.95%) Mentoring
16 311 (7.80%) Mathematics
17 310 (7.78%) Data Analysis
18 292 (7.33%) Data Modelling
19 280 (7.03%) Data Visualisation
20 260 (6.52%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1,139 (28.58%) SQL
2 845 (21.20%) Python
3 625 (15.68%) JavaScript
4 554 (13.90%) Java
5 237 (5.95%) C#
6 221 (5.55%) TypeScript
7 187 (4.69%) R
8 149 (3.74%) Go
9 133 (3.34%) PHP
10 125 (3.14%) C
11 121 (3.04%) C++
12 120 (3.01%) PowerShell
13 86 (2.16%) T-SQL
14 77 (1.93%) Scala
15 55 (1.38%) Kotlin
16 52 (1.30%) Shell Script
17 50 (1.25%) ES6
18 48 (1.20%) Perl
18 48 (1.20%) VBA
19 46 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 876 (21.98%) Degree
2 239 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 86 (2.16%) Master's Degree
4 70 (1.76%) Numerate Degree
5 64 (1.61%) PhD
6 55 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 43 (1.08%) MBA
8 36 (0.90%) SC Cleared
9 33 (0.83%) ISTQB
10 32 (0.80%) PMI Certification
11 31 (0.78%) CISSP
12 27 (0.68%) CISA
13 26 (0.65%) ISEB
14 22 (0.55%) CISM
15 21 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
16 18 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (0.38%) PMP
19 14 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 11 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (6.27%) QA
2 153 (3.84%) GDPR
3 139 (3.49%) Data Quality
4 83 (2.08%) SLA
5 47 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 45 (1.13%) Accessibility
7 40 (1.00%) PMO
8 36 (0.90%) NIST
9 23 (0.58%) GRC
10 22 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
11 16 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 13 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
13 10 (0.25%) MiFID
13 10 (0.25%) PCI DSS
14 9 (0.23%) Solvency II
15 8 (0.20%) NCSC
15 8 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 7 (0.18%) SOC 2
17 6 (0.15%) AIFMD
17 6 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 254 (6.37%) Docker
2 145 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 47 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (0.23%) Firmware
5 9 (0.23%) XenApp
6 8 (0.20%) VMware NSX
7 6 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.13%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.050%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.050%) HDFS
9 2 (0.050%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.025%) iptables
10 1 (0.025%) KVM
10 1 (0.025%) QEMU
10 1 (0.025%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.025%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.025%) Xen
Systems Management
1 197 (4.94%) Kubernetes
2 120 (3.01%) Terraform
3 87 (2.18%) Ansible
4 31 (0.78%) Grafana
5 30 (0.75%) Prometheus
6 23 (0.58%) Istio
7 15 (0.38%) Puppet
7 15 (0.38%) SCCM
8 13 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
9 11 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (0.25%) Nagios
11 9 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
11 9 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (0.20%) Packer
13 6 (0.15%) Salt
13 6 (0.15%) SCOM
14 5 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 5 (0.13%) MOM
15 4 (0.10%) CASB
15 4 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 626 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 330 (8.28%) Google
3 244 (6.12%) Oracle
4 195 (4.89%) Salesforce.com
5 145 (3.64%) SAP
6 83 (2.08%) Adobe
7 81 (2.03%) ServiceNow
8 63 (1.58%) Databricks
9 56 (1.41%) Sony
10 55 (1.38%) VMware
11 47 (1.18%) Cisco
11 47 (1.18%) IBM
12 39 (0.98%) Red Hat
13 37 (0.93%) Workday
14 36 (0.90%) Alteryx
15 31 (0.78%) Alibaba
15 31 (0.78%) LexisNexis
16 30 (0.75%) Informatica
17 28 (0.70%) Talend
18 27 (0.68%) Citrix