Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > London
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 22 23
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 6,026 7,018 6,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.72% 9.50% 8.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.94% 19.14% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4,067 3,879 5,434
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £87,000
England median annual salary £49,166 £45,558 £45,500
% change year-on-year +7.92% +0.13% +1.11%

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 33,591 36,674 38,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.62% 49.65% 47.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25,992 26,751 32,718
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +5 1,261 £60,000 - 184
West London +17 252 £45,000 -10.00% 99
South London +8 141 £45,000 - 12
East London +14 68 £45,750 -34.64% 41
North London +12 32 £55,000 +14.58% 5
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2,830 (46.96%) Problem-Solving
2 2,753 (45.69%) Finance
3 1,905 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
4 1,711 (28.39%) SQL
5 1,695 (28.13%) Degree
6 1,175 (19.50%) Java
7 1,160 (19.25%) Banking
8 1,105 (18.34%) Analytics
9 971 (16.11%) Microsoft
10 908 (15.07%) Python
11 868 (14.40%) Computer Science
12 867 (14.39%) Big Data
13 863 (14.32%) Project Management
14 761 (12.63%) JavaScript
15 755 (12.53%) Risk Management
16 729 (12.10%) Investment Banking
17 728 (12.08%) SQL Server
18 665 (11.04%) C#
19 656 (10.89%) Investment Management
19 656 (10.89%) Strategic Thinking
20 655 (10.87%) Windows
21 630 (10.45%) Financial Institution
22 608 (10.09%) Mathematics
23 598 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
24 594 (9.86%) SDLC
25 591 (9.81%) Low Latency
26 558 (9.26%) Innovative Thinking
27 546 (9.06%) Linux
28 538 (8.93%) Scrum
29 536 (8.89%) Cyberthreat

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
1 250 (4.15%) Apache Spark
2 216 (3.58%) SAS
3 188 (3.12%) SharePoint
4 116 (1.92%) IIS
5 115 (1.91%) Confluence
6 112 (1.86%) Apache
7 96 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
8 90 (1.49%) MS Exchange
9 62 (1.03%) Skype for Business
9 62 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 51 (0.85%) CMS
11 48 (0.80%) JBoss
12 44 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
13 39 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
14 37 (0.61%) WebSphere
15 34 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (0.35%) Ethereum
17 19 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
18 15 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
18 15 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 503 (8.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 323 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
3 220 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 145 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 107 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
6 67 (1.11%) SPSS
7 20 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.23%) InVision
9 11 (0.18%) Stata
10 10 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (0.17%) Photoshop
11 6 (0.100%) EViews
12 5 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.083%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.066%) Gephi
13 4 (0.066%) GNU Octave
13 4 (0.066%) InDesign
13 4 (0.066%) UserZoom
14 2 (0.033%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.033%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 136 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 37 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 24 (0.40%) Markit EDM
5 22 (0.37%) Relativity
6 21 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 21 (0.35%) Scribe Insight
7 20 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
8 19 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
9 18 (0.30%) NetSuite
10 17 (0.28%) Magento
11 16 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
12 14 (0.23%) Ringtail
13 13 (0.22%) SAP MM
14 12 (0.20%) Veritas eDiscovery
15 11 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
16 10 (0.17%) SAP ERP
17 9 (0.15%) Ripple
18 8 (0.13%) Actimize
18 8 (0.13%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 423 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 405 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 195 (3.24%) Office 365
4 178 (2.95%) SaaS
5 118 (1.96%) Google Analytics
6 75 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 69 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 66 (1.10%) GitHub
9 58 (0.96%) IaaS
10 53 (0.88%) PaaS
11 47 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
12 46 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
13 44 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
14 38 (0.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 33 (0.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 31 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
17 30 (0.50%) Amazon S3
18 22 (0.37%) Serverless
19 20 (0.33%) G Suite
20 19 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 282 (4.68%) Firewall
2 156 (2.59%) TCP/IP
3 135 (2.24%) WAN
4 133 (2.21%) LAN
5 132 (2.19%) DNS
6 131 (2.17%) Internet
7 106 (1.76%) VPN
8 79 (1.31%) DHCP
9 77 (1.28%) Network Security
10 75 (1.24%) SAN
11 62 (1.03%) HTTP
12 59 (0.98%) Wireless
13 56 (0.93%) BGP
14 49 (0.81%) Skype
15 47 (0.78%) VoIP
16 46 (0.76%) OSPF
17 45 (0.75%) MPLS
18 42 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
19 41 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
20 40 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 867 (14.39%) Big Data
2 728 (12.08%) SQL Server
3 429 (7.12%) Relational Database
4 312 (5.18%) Data Warehouse
5 299 (4.96%) NoSQL
6 276 (4.58%) Hadoop
7 219 (3.63%) MongoDB
8 176 (2.92%) Power BI
8 176 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 171 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 147 (2.44%) RDBMS
11 128 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 123 (2.04%) MySQL
13 95 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
14 91 (1.51%) Apache Hive
14 91 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
15 90 (1.49%) Data Mining
16 88 (1.46%) Oracle Database
17 85 (1.41%) DB2
18 76 (1.26%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 308 (5.11%) JIRA
2 287 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 214 (3.55%) Jenkins
4 198 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 142 (2.36%) Selenium
6 116 (1.92%) Maven
7 97 (1.61%) Subversion
8 95 (1.58%) Visual Studio
9 92 (1.53%) Cucumber
10 91 (1.51%) JUnit
11 64 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
12 60 (1.00%) TeamCity
12 60 (1.00%) WebDriver
13 54 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
14 42 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 42 (0.70%) Eclipse
15 38 (0.63%) JMeter
16 35 (0.58%) NUnit
17 32 (0.53%) Vagrant
18 27 (0.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 2,753 (45.69%) Finance
2 1,160 (19.25%) Banking
3 729 (12.10%) Investment Banking
4 630 (10.45%) Financial Institution
5 531 (8.81%) Marketing
6 370 (6.14%) Front Office
7 349 (5.79%) Retail
8 178 (2.95%) Legal
9 177 (2.94%) Advertising
10 170 (2.82%) Telecoms
11 151 (2.51%) Games
12 94 (1.56%) Law
13 82 (1.36%) Back Office
14 72 (1.19%) Electronics
15 70 (1.16%) Manufacturing
16 46 (0.76%) Publishing
17 39 (0.65%) German Language
18 36 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
19 35 (0.58%) French Language
20 32 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,442 (23.93%) Analyst
2 1,039 (17.24%) Developer
3 513 (8.51%) Business Analyst
4 358 (5.94%) Consultant
5 280 (4.65%) Architect
6 229 (3.80%) Java Developer
7 227 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 211 (3.50%) Data Scientist
9 197 (3.27%) Graduate
10 172 (2.85%) Senior Developer
11 169 (2.80%) Data Analyst
12 168 (2.79%) Senior Analyst
13 161 (2.67%) Junior
14 159 (2.64%) Support Analyst
15 158 (2.62%) C# Developer
16 153 (2.54%) Software Engineer
17 135 (2.24%) Applications Support
18 111 (1.84%) Data Engineer
19 109 (1.81%) Product Manager
20 104 (1.73%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 528 (8.76%) .NET
2 500 (8.30%) HTML
3 410 (6.80%) Web Services
4 367 (6.09%) AngularJS
5 317 (5.26%) CSS
6 296 (4.91%) React
7 268 (4.45%) RESTful
8 249 (4.13%) XML
9 210 (3.48%) HTML5
10 201 (3.34%) Spring
11 194 (3.22%) REST
12 162 (2.69%) jQuery
13 155 (2.57%) ASP.NET
14 151 (2.51%) Kafka
15 116 (1.92%) Node.js
16 107 (1.78%) .NET Framework
17 96 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 95 (1.58%) Middleware
19 89 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
19 89 (1.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 868 (14.40%) Computer Science
2 536 (8.89%) Cyberthreat
3 443 (7.35%) Fintech
4 420 (6.97%) Self-Motivation
5 411 (6.82%) User Experience
6 380 (6.31%) Management Information System
7 270 (4.48%) Analytical Mindset
8 256 (4.25%) Algorithms
9 209 (3.47%) Data Structures
10 187 (3.10%) Fixed Income
11 175 (2.90%) Derivative
12 159 (2.64%) Virtual Team
13 153 (2.54%) Equities
14 114 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 109 (1.81%) Hedge funds
16 106 (1.76%) Mobile App
17 101 (1.68%) Data Centre
18 88 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
19 80 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
20 78 (1.29%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 655 (10.87%) Windows
2 546 (9.06%) Linux
3 361 (5.99%) Unix
4 196 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 113 (1.88%) Windows 7
6 96 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 83 (1.38%) Windows 10
8 76 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 72 (1.19%) Android
10 71 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 71 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 54 (0.90%) CentOS
12 36 (0.60%) Solaris
13 33 (0.55%) Ubuntu
14 32 (0.53%) AIX
15 27 (0.45%) Windows 8
16 26 (0.43%) HPUX
17 10 (0.17%) Mac OS X
18 9 (0.15%) VMS
18 9 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,830 (46.96%) Problem-Solving
2 1,905 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
3 1,105 (18.34%) Analytics
4 863 (14.32%) Project Management
5 755 (12.53%) Risk Management
6 656 (10.89%) Investment Management
6 656 (10.89%) Strategic Thinking
7 608 (10.09%) Mathematics
8 598 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
9 594 (9.86%) SDLC
10 591 (9.81%) Low Latency
11 558 (9.26%) Innovative Thinking
12 538 (8.93%) Scrum
13 509 (8.45%) Decision-Making
14 501 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 472 (7.83%) Test Automation
16 460 (7.63%) Software Engineering
17 456 (7.57%) Business Analysis
17 456 (7.57%) OO
18 420 (6.97%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1,711 (28.39%) SQL
2 1,175 (19.50%) Java
3 908 (15.07%) Python
4 761 (12.63%) JavaScript
5 665 (11.04%) C#
6 334 (5.54%) R
7 323 (5.36%) C++
8 297 (4.93%) T-SQL
9 229 (3.80%) PowerShell
10 223 (3.70%) C
11 199 (3.30%) Scala
12 165 (2.74%) Perl
12 165 (2.74%) VBA
13 139 (2.31%) Shell Script
14 123 (2.04%) Bash Shell
15 110 (1.83%) Java 8
16 95 (1.58%) Ruby
17 85 (1.41%) PHP
18 80 (1.33%) PL/SQL
19 76 (1.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1,695 (28.13%) Degree
2 360 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 157 (2.61%) CISSP
4 154 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 124 (2.06%) Master's Degree
6 116 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 104 (1.73%) ISEB
8 99 (1.64%) CISM
9 90 (1.49%) SC Cleared
10 85 (1.41%) PhD
10 85 (1.41%) PMI Certification
11 84 (1.39%) CISA
12 83 (1.38%) CCNP
13 82 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
14 78 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
15 73 (1.21%) ISTQB
16 72 (1.19%) PMP
17 49 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
18 44 (0.73%) CCIE
19 41 (0.68%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 467 (7.75%) QA
2 158 (2.62%) Data Quality
3 134 (2.22%) SLA
4 127 (2.11%) GDPR
5 99 (1.64%) PMO
6 85 (1.41%) PCI DSS
7 79 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 42 (0.70%) MiFID
9 30 (0.50%) COBIT
10 14 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 13 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
12 11 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
12 11 (0.18%) PSD2
13 10 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 10 (0.17%) SEPA
14 7 (0.12%) EMIR
14 7 (0.12%) FATCA
14 7 (0.12%) ISO 20022
15 6 (0.100%) GCP
15 6 (0.100%) HIPAA
System Software
1 271 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 166 (2.75%) Docker
3 137 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 47 (0.78%) HDFS
6 30 (0.50%) Firmware
7 28 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
8 27 (0.45%) VirtualBox
9 24 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
10 23 (0.38%) vSphere
11 21 (0.35%) XenApp
12 13 (0.22%) BitLocker
12 13 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (0.22%) XenDesktop
13 9 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 7 (0.12%) KVM
15 7 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
15 7 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 115 (1.91%) Ansible
2 103 (1.71%) Puppet
3 97 (1.61%) Kubernetes
4 96 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (1.36%) SCCM
6 59 (0.98%) Terraform
7 37 (0.61%) Kibana
8 34 (0.56%) WSUS
9 31 (0.51%) Nessus
10 29 (0.48%) Packer
11 27 (0.45%) Nagios
12 21 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
12 21 (0.35%) logstash
13 19 (0.32%) Salt
14 18 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
15 15 (0.25%) SCOrch
16 14 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
17 13 (0.22%) Mesos
18 12 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
18 12 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 971 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 374 (6.21%) Oracle
3 318 (5.28%) Tableau
4 264 (4.38%) Google
5 229 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
6 214 (3.55%) VMware
7 187 (3.10%) Cisco
8 162 (2.69%) Citrix
9 152 (2.52%) Sybase
10 151 (2.51%) SAP
11 97 (1.61%) Adobe
12 95 (1.58%) HP
13 82 (1.36%) IBM
14 81 (1.34%) Cognizant
15 78 (1.29%) Splunk
16 71 (1.18%) CheckPoint
17 65 (1.08%) ServiceNow
18 62 (1.03%) Red Hat
19 52 (0.86%) Juniper
20 50 (0.83%) WorldPay