Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 26 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 3,760 5,008 6,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.34% 7.94% 8.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.72% 18.91% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,772 3,666 3,893
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,488 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 21,221 26,482 30,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.44% 41.97% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16,557 20,679 23,438
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £98,750 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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 -5 810 £65,000 +8.33% 141
West London +2 185 £55,000 +15.79% 68
South London -10 120 £50,000 +11.11% 19
East London +8 48 £54,250 +20.56% 27
North London -6 20 £55,000 - 10
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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 1,484 (39.47%) Problem-Solving
2 1,281 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 1,202 (31.97%) Finance
4 995 (26.46%) SQL
5 824 (21.91%) Analytics
6 797 (21.20%) Degree
7 675 (17.95%) Python
8 560 (14.89%) Microsoft
9 535 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
10 504 (13.40%) Azure
11 487 (12.95%) Java
12 483 (12.85%) Computer Science
13 431 (11.46%) AWS
14 422 (11.22%) JavaScript
15 413 (10.98%) SQL Server
16 393 (10.45%) DevOps
17 380 (10.11%) C#
18 379 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
19 371 (9.87%) Marketing
20 363 (9.65%) Banking
21 357 (9.49%) Data Science
22 349 (9.28%) Decision-Making
23 344 (9.15%) Scrum
24 334 (8.88%) .NET
25 325 (8.64%) Project Management
26 321 (8.54%) Big Data
27 319 (8.48%) Data Modelling
28 312 (8.30%) Microsoft Excel
29 309 (8.22%) Visualisation
30 307 (8.16%) Windows

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
1 173 (4.60%) Apache Spark
2 98 (2.61%) Confluence
3 79 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 63 (1.68%) Apache
5 54 (1.44%) CMS
6 46 (1.22%) SAS
7 40 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
8 38 (1.01%) IIS
9 31 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 28 (0.74%) WebLogic
11 23 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
12 21 (0.56%) Tomcat
13 19 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 18 (0.48%) EPiServer
14 18 (0.48%) Jupyter
14 18 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
15 16 (0.43%) MS Exchange
15 16 (0.43%) Skype for Business
16 15 (0.40%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 312 (8.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 199 (5.29%) Microsoft Office
3 83 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 49 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 41 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
6 31 (0.82%) SPSS
7 21 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
8 15 (0.40%) InVision
8 15 (0.40%) Sketch
9 10 (0.27%) Photoshop
10 8 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (0.16%) Adobe XD
12 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.11%) Stata
12 4 (0.11%) Windchill
13 3 (0.080%) Chatbot
13 3 (0.080%) Marvel
13 3 (0.080%) SPSS Modeler
13 3 (0.080%) Zeplin
14 2 (0.053%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 40 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 16 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.43%) HFM
4 13 (0.35%) Documaker
5 11 (0.29%) NetSuite
5 11 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
6 10 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
6 10 (0.27%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 8 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.21%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.19%) Shopify
10 6 (0.16%) FastStats
10 6 (0.16%) Magento
10 6 (0.16%) PolarLake
10 6 (0.16%) R3 Corda
11 5 (0.13%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 504 (13.40%) Azure
2 431 (11.46%) AWS
3 240 (6.38%) Power Platform
4 168 (4.47%) Office 365
5 153 (4.07%) GCP
6 110 (2.93%) SaaS
7 83 (2.21%) PaaS
8 79 (2.10%) Google Analytics
9 69 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
10 44 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
11 43 (1.14%) Serverless
12 40 (1.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 39 (1.04%) Amazon S3
14 35 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
15 34 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
15 34 (0.90%) IaaS
16 33 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
17 32 (0.85%) GitHub
18 31 (0.82%) PowerApps
19 27 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 92 (2.45%) Firewall
2 83 (2.21%) Internet
3 68 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 57 (1.52%) LAN
5 54 (1.44%) DNS
6 51 (1.36%) Network Security
7 48 (1.28%) WAN
8 35 (0.93%) DHCP
9 30 (0.80%) HTTP
10 29 (0.77%) VPN
11 27 (0.72%) Wireless
12 21 (0.56%) FTP
12 21 (0.56%) Skype
13 19 (0.51%) HTTPS
14 16 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (0.40%) NetScaler
15 15 (0.40%) VLAN
16 14 (0.37%) Intranet
16 14 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 321 (8.54%) Big Data
3 277 (7.37%) Data Warehouse
4 223 (5.93%) Power BI
5 155 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 152 (4.04%) Hadoop
7 125 (3.32%) Relational Database
8 122 (3.24%) NoSQL
9 106 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 101 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
11 91 (2.42%) Amazon Redshift
12 87 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 75 (1.99%) Data Mining
14 68 (1.81%) Snowflake Schema
15 64 (1.70%) BigQuery
16 61 (1.62%) MySQL
17 58 (1.54%) Apache Hive
18 55 (1.46%) QlikView
19 53 (1.41%) Data Lake
20 51 (1.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 269 (7.15%) JIRA
2 260 (6.91%) Git (software)
3 103 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 84 (2.23%) Selenium
5 59 (1.57%) Visual Studio
6 47 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 47 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (1.12%) Maven
8 41 (1.09%) Bitbucket
9 37 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 36 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
11 35 (0.93%) Jasmine
12 34 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 34 (0.90%) webpack
13 33 (0.88%) JUnit
14 28 (0.74%) WebDriver
15 26 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
15 26 (0.69%) NUnit
15 26 (0.69%) SpecFlow
16 25 (0.66%) Postman
General
1 1,202 (31.97%) Finance
2 371 (9.87%) Marketing
3 363 (9.65%) Banking
4 169 (4.49%) Retail
5 111 (2.95%) Front Office
6 101 (2.69%) Games
7 95 (2.53%) Legal
7 95 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 92 (2.45%) Advertising
9 69 (1.84%) Law
10 64 (1.70%) Investment Banking
11 54 (1.44%) Public Sector
12 43 (1.14%) Billing
13 39 (1.04%) Publishing
14 33 (0.88%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.72%) French Language
15 27 (0.72%) Manufacturing
16 24 (0.64%) Back Office
17 16 (0.43%) Automotive
18 15 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 886 (23.56%) Analyst
2 711 (18.91%) Developer
3 261 (6.94%) Business Analyst
4 237 (6.30%) Architect
5 235 (6.25%) Consultant
6 135 (3.59%) Data Engineer
7 129 (3.43%) Senior Developer
8 115 (3.06%) Data Analyst
9 112 (2.98%) Data Scientist
10 110 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
11 104 (2.77%) Product Manager
12 101 (2.69%) Java Developer
13 91 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
14 82 (2.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 81 (2.15%) Project Manager
16 80 (2.13%) Support Analyst
17 78 (2.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
18 77 (2.05%) Software Engineer
19 74 (1.97%) Support Engineer
20 72 (1.91%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (8.88%) .NET
2 291 (7.74%) HTML
3 240 (6.38%) CSS
4 173 (4.60%) Web Services
5 147 (3.91%) AngularJS
6 143 (3.80%) React
7 137 (3.64%) REST
8 124 (3.30%) ASP.NET
9 123 (3.27%) XML
10 121 (3.22%) HTML5
11 119 (3.16%) Kafka
12 95 (2.53%) CSS3
13 91 (2.42%) SOAP
14 87 (2.31%) Node.js
15 75 (1.99%) JSON
16 74 (1.97%) Middleware
17 70 (1.86%) Spring
18 58 (1.54%) RESTful
19 55 (1.46%) J2EE
19 55 (1.46%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 230 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 229 (6.09%) User Experience
3 227 (6.04%) Self-Motivation
4 184 (4.89%) Algorithms
5 109 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 105 (2.79%) Analytical Mindset
7 97 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
8 94 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
9 93 (2.47%) Derivative
10 90 (2.39%) Cloud Native
11 89 (2.37%) Mobile App
12 70 (1.86%) Social Media
13 63 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 60 (1.60%) Fixed Income
15 58 (1.54%) Virtual Team
16 54 (1.44%) Hedge funds
16 54 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
17 50 (1.33%) Data Centre
17 50 (1.33%) Equities
18 31 (0.82%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 307 (8.16%) Windows
2 291 (7.74%) Linux
3 120 (3.19%) Unix
4 68 (1.81%) Android
5 62 (1.65%) Windows Server
6 61 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 61 (1.62%) Windows 10
7 32 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 23 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.21%) CentOS
11 8 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.13%) Solaris
13 5 (0.13%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.11%) Fedora
14 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.080%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,484 (39.47%) Problem-Solving
2 1,281 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 824 (21.91%) Analytics
4 535 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
5 483 (12.85%) Computer Science
6 393 (10.45%) DevOps
7 379 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 357 (9.49%) Data Science
9 349 (9.28%) Decision-Making
10 344 (9.15%) Scrum
11 325 (8.64%) Project Management
12 319 (8.48%) Data Modelling
13 309 (8.22%) Visualisation
14 305 (8.11%) Fintech
15 290 (7.71%) Machine Learning
16 283 (7.53%) Analytical Thinking
17 278 (7.39%) Software Engineering
18 267 (7.10%) Mathematics
19 266 (7.07%) SDLC
20 238 (6.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 995 (26.46%) SQL
2 675 (17.95%) Python
3 487 (12.95%) Java
4 422 (11.22%) JavaScript
5 380 (10.11%) C#
6 218 (5.80%) R
7 137 (3.64%) C
8 128 (3.40%) C++
9 114 (3.03%) Scala
10 100 (2.66%) TypeScript
11 90 (2.39%) T-SQL
12 88 (2.34%) PowerShell
13 75 (1.99%) Bash Shell
14 68 (1.81%) VBA
15 58 (1.54%) Ruby
16 49 (1.30%) Perl
17 46 (1.22%) Java 8
18 45 (1.20%) Apex Code
19 44 (1.17%) PL/SQL
19 44 (1.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 797 (21.20%) Degree
2 185 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 75 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 69 (1.84%) Master's Degree
5 57 (1.52%) PhD
6 55 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (1.25%) CISSP
9 45 (1.20%) ISTQB
10 44 (1.17%) SC Cleared
11 42 (1.12%) CCNA
12 41 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
13 37 (0.98%) MCSE
14 34 (0.90%) PMP
15 33 (0.88%) DV Cleared
16 31 (0.82%) ISEB
17 30 (0.80%) PMI Certification
18 28 (0.74%) CISM
19 25 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
20 24 (0.64%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (6.33%) QA
2 133 (3.54%) Data Quality
3 80 (2.13%) SLA
4 61 (1.62%) GDPR
5 46 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 37 (0.98%) PMO
7 29 (0.77%) Actionable Recommendations
8 15 (0.40%) NIST
9 13 (0.35%) COBIT
9 13 (0.35%) PCI DSS
10 12 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.24%) IFRS
11 9 (0.24%) MiFID
12 6 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.16%) IFRS 9
13 5 (0.13%) EMIR
13 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 4 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
14 4 (0.11%) GAAP
14 4 (0.11%) GxP
System Software
1 171 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 155 (4.12%) Docker
3 80 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (0.69%) vSphere
5 17 (0.45%) HDFS
6 14 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (0.32%) XenApp
8 10 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (0.27%) Hyper-V
9 9 (0.24%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.16%) NFS
10 6 (0.16%) ProxySG
11 5 (0.13%) Xen
11 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.11%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.11%) etcd
12 4 (0.11%) Samba
12 4 (0.11%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 143 (3.80%) Kubernetes
2 77 (2.05%) Terraform
3 53 (1.41%) Ansible
4 43 (1.14%) Puppet
5 38 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (0.66%) SCCM
7 22 (0.59%) Consul
8 21 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (0.45%) HP ALM
9 17 (0.45%) Kibana
10 16 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 13 (0.35%) Oozie
12 11 (0.29%) FortiGate
12 11 (0.29%) Nessus
13 9 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (0.19%) Istio
14 7 (0.19%) Nagios
14 7 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.19%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 560 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 248 (6.60%) Tableau
3 218 (5.80%) Oracle
4 204 (5.43%) Google
5 189 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
6 118 (3.14%) VMware
7 84 (2.23%) Adobe
7 84 (2.23%) SAP
7 84 (2.23%) WorldPay
8 80 (2.13%) Cisco
9 53 (1.41%) HP
10 47 (1.25%) ServiceNow
11 45 (1.20%) FIS
12 41 (1.09%) IBM
13 37 (0.98%) Citrix
14 35 (0.93%) Splunk
15 32 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
16 31 (0.82%) Atlassian
17 29 (0.77%) Workday
18 26 (0.69%) Facebook