Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 5,785 7,487 5,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.51% 10.05% 7.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.43% 19.90% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4,001 3,851 4,688
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,175
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 33,185 37,627 36,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.80% 50.49% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25,895 26,795 30,664
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 £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +6 1,182 £60,000 +9.09% 218
West London +6 240 £47,500 -5.00% 101
South London -1 147 £45,000 +5.88% 14
East London +9 72 £43,250 -37.09% 27
North London +8 29 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 2,766 (47.81%) Problem-Solving
2 2,617 (45.24%) Finance
3 1,879 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
4 1,659 (28.68%) SQL
5 1,637 (28.30%) Degree
6 1,072 (18.53%) Banking
7 1,062 (18.36%) Java
8 1,010 (17.46%) Analytics
9 973 (16.82%) Microsoft
10 911 (15.75%) Python
11 834 (14.42%) Project Management
12 820 (14.17%) Computer Science
13 786 (13.59%) Big Data
14 715 (12.36%) Risk Management
15 700 (12.10%) JavaScript
16 698 (12.07%) SQL Server
17 658 (11.37%) C#
18 647 (11.18%) Windows
19 638 (11.03%) Investment Banking
20 623 (10.77%) Strategic Thinking
21 601 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
22 594 (10.27%) Mathematics
23 584 (10.10%) Investment Management
24 552 (9.54%) SDLC
25 550 (9.51%) Financial Institution
26 546 (9.44%) Scrum
27 545 (9.42%) Low Latency
28 537 (9.28%) .NET
29 525 (9.08%) Linux
30 524 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 209 (3.61%) Apache Spark
2 204 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 189 (3.27%) SAS
4 116 (2.01%) Confluence
5 87 (1.50%) Apache
6 85 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 83 (1.43%) MS Exchange
8 75 (1.30%) IIS
9 54 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 50 (0.86%) Skype for Business
11 43 (0.74%) JBoss
12 41 (0.71%) CMS
12 41 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 36 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
14 33 (0.57%) WebSphere
15 28 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
16 26 (0.45%) WordPress
17 20 (0.35%) Ethereum
18 18 (0.31%) GlassFish
19 16 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 423 (7.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 314 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
3 204 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 151 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 100 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
6 50 (0.86%) SPSS
7 18 (0.31%) InVision
8 16 (0.28%) Photoshop
9 14 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (0.17%) Stata
12 6 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (0.069%) Gephi
13 4 (0.069%) GNU Octave
14 3 (0.052%) EViews
14 3 (0.052%) UserZoom
15 2 (0.035%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.035%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.035%) InDesign
15 2 (0.035%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 140 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 28 (0.48%) Scribe Insight
5 23 (0.40%) Magento
6 21 (0.36%) NetSuite
7 20 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
8 18 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
9 17 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
9 17 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
10 15 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
11 13 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
11 13 (0.22%) Relativity
12 10 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (0.17%) SAP ERP
13 9 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
13 9 (0.16%) Ripple
13 9 (0.16%) SAP MM
14 8 (0.14%) Markit EDM
14 8 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 445 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 411 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
3 205 (3.54%) Office 365
4 189 (3.27%) SaaS
5 106 (1.83%) Google Analytics
6 78 (1.35%) PaaS
7 67 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 62 (1.07%) GitHub
9 49 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
10 48 (0.83%) IaaS
11 46 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
12 43 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
13 29 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
13 29 (0.50%) G Suite
14 27 (0.47%) Amazon S3
14 27 (0.47%) Serverless
15 24 (0.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 21 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
17 18 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 16 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 261 (4.51%) Firewall
2 162 (2.80%) TCP/IP
3 131 (2.26%) Internet
4 129 (2.23%) DNS
5 120 (2.07%) WAN
6 116 (2.01%) LAN
7 107 (1.85%) VPN
8 78 (1.35%) DHCP
9 73 (1.26%) SAN
10 60 (1.04%) Network Security
11 57 (0.99%) HTTP
12 56 (0.97%) Wireless
13 55 (0.95%) BGP
14 47 (0.81%) Skype
15 46 (0.80%) OSPF
16 45 (0.78%) MPLS
17 43 (0.74%) SSL
17 43 (0.74%) VoIP
18 42 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
19 36 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (13.59%) Big Data
2 698 (12.07%) SQL Server
3 401 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 300 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
5 281 (4.86%) NoSQL
6 239 (4.13%) Hadoop
7 197 (3.41%) Power BI
8 187 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 187 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 171 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 144 (2.49%) RDBMS
11 131 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 118 (2.04%) MySQL
13 88 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
14 87 (1.50%) Apache Hive
15 83 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
16 76 (1.31%) DB2
17 75 (1.30%) Oracle Database
18 71 (1.23%) Data Mining
19 70 (1.21%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 299 (5.17%) JIRA
2 282 (4.87%) Git (software)
3 229 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 183 (3.16%) Jenkins
5 132 (2.28%) Selenium
6 107 (1.85%) Maven
7 99 (1.71%) Visual Studio
8 84 (1.45%) Subversion
9 78 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 77 (1.33%) Cucumber
11 74 (1.28%) JUnit
11 74 (1.28%) TeamCity
12 72 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
13 64 (1.11%) WebDriver
14 37 (0.64%) Eclipse
15 31 (0.54%) NUnit
16 30 (0.52%) JMeter
17 29 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 26 (0.45%) Vagrant
19 25 (0.43%) Bitbucket
General
1 2,617 (45.24%) Finance
2 1,072 (18.53%) Banking
3 638 (11.03%) Investment Banking
4 550 (9.51%) Financial Institution
5 516 (8.92%) Marketing
6 361 (6.24%) Retail
7 343 (5.93%) Front Office
8 177 (3.06%) Telecoms
9 168 (2.90%) Games
10 147 (2.54%) Advertising
11 138 (2.39%) Legal
12 101 (1.75%) Law
13 99 (1.71%) Back Office
14 83 (1.43%) Electronics
15 80 (1.38%) Manufacturing
16 53 (0.92%) French Language
17 39 (0.67%) German Language
18 38 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
19 34 (0.59%) Publishing
20 26 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,374 (23.75%) Analyst
2 1,011 (17.48%) Developer
3 472 (8.16%) Business Analyst
4 316 (5.46%) Consultant
5 279 (4.82%) Architect
6 241 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 214 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 191 (3.30%) Data Scientist
9 187 (3.23%) Senior Developer
10 183 (3.16%) Graduate
11 176 (3.04%) Data Analyst
12 173 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
13 170 (2.94%) Support Analyst
14 159 (2.75%) C# Developer
15 153 (2.64%) Junior
16 139 (2.40%) Software Engineer
17 137 (2.37%) Product Manager
18 132 (2.28%) Data Engineer
19 127 (2.20%) SQL Developer
20 119 (2.06%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 537 (9.28%) .NET
2 447 (7.73%) HTML
3 380 (6.57%) Web Services
4 348 (6.02%) AngularJS
5 310 (5.36%) CSS
6 291 (5.03%) React
7 267 (4.62%) RESTful
8 200 (3.46%) HTML5
9 188 (3.25%) Spring
10 173 (2.99%) XML
11 166 (2.87%) Kafka
12 165 (2.85%) REST
13 159 (2.75%) jQuery
14 138 (2.39%) ASP.NET
15 107 (1.85%) Node.js
16 99 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 98 (1.69%) .NET Framework
18 93 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 91 (1.57%) Middleware
20 84 (1.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 820 (14.17%) Computer Science
2 490 (8.47%) Cyberthreat
3 421 (7.28%) User Experience
4 386 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 384 (6.64%) Fintech
6 320 (5.53%) Management Information System
7 283 (4.89%) Analytical Mindset
8 226 (3.91%) Algorithms
9 192 (3.32%) Data Structures
10 166 (2.87%) Fixed Income
11 158 (2.73%) Derivative
12 152 (2.63%) Virtual Team
13 131 (2.26%) Mobile App
14 126 (2.18%) Equities
15 99 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 98 (1.69%) Data Centre
16 98 (1.69%) Hedge funds
17 70 (1.21%) Credit Risk
18 67 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
19 62 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 647 (11.18%) Windows
2 525 (9.08%) Linux
3 334 (5.77%) Unix
4 220 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 123 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 103 (1.78%) Windows 10
7 94 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 92 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 89 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 85 (1.47%) Android
11 62 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 53 (0.92%) CentOS
13 34 (0.59%) Ubuntu
14 25 (0.43%) Solaris
15 24 (0.41%) Windows 8
16 22 (0.38%) AIX
17 17 (0.29%) HPUX
18 16 (0.28%) Windows Vista
19 12 (0.21%) Mac OS X
19 12 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,766 (47.81%) Problem-Solving
2 1,879 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
3 1,010 (17.46%) Analytics
4 834 (14.42%) Project Management
5 715 (12.36%) Risk Management
6 623 (10.77%) Strategic Thinking
7 601 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
8 594 (10.27%) Mathematics
9 584 (10.10%) Investment Management
10 552 (9.54%) SDLC
11 546 (9.44%) Scrum
12 545 (9.42%) Low Latency
13 524 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
14 522 (9.02%) Decision-Making
15 521 (9.01%) Innovative Thinking
16 484 (8.37%) Test Automation
17 440 (7.61%) Business Analysis
18 434 (7.50%) Software Engineering
19 424 (7.33%) OO
20 415 (7.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1,659 (28.68%) SQL
2 1,062 (18.36%) Java
3 911 (15.75%) Python
4 700 (12.10%) JavaScript
5 658 (11.37%) C#
6 311 (5.38%) R
7 290 (5.01%) T-SQL
8 282 (4.87%) C++
9 252 (4.36%) PowerShell
10 206 (3.56%) C
11 175 (3.03%) Scala
12 168 (2.90%) Perl
13 121 (2.09%) Shell Script
14 120 (2.07%) VBA
15 110 (1.90%) Java 8
16 105 (1.82%) Bash Shell
17 86 (1.49%) Ruby
18 73 (1.26%) PHP
19 68 (1.18%) PL/SQL
20 52 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1,637 (28.30%) Degree
2 358 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 154 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 136 (2.35%) CISSP
5 131 (2.26%) Master's Degree
6 106 (1.83%) ISEB
7 102 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
8 96 (1.66%) SC Cleared
9 83 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
9 83 (1.43%) PhD
10 75 (1.30%) CCNP
10 75 (1.30%) CISM
10 75 (1.30%) PMI Certification
11 71 (1.23%) ISTQB
12 69 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 65 (1.12%) PMP
14 62 (1.07%) CISA
15 44 (0.76%) DV Cleared
16 40 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
17 39 (0.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 424 (7.33%) QA
2 152 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 134 (2.32%) SLA
4 123 (2.13%) GDPR
5 120 (2.07%) PMO
6 73 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 61 (1.05%) PCI DSS
8 36 (0.62%) MiFID
9 35 (0.61%) COBIT
10 13 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 12 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 12 (0.21%) SEPA
12 11 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
13 10 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
14 9 (0.16%) GxP
14 9 (0.16%) ISO 20022
14 9 (0.16%) PSD2
15 7 (0.12%) EMIR
15 7 (0.12%) FATCA
16 6 (0.10%) HIPAA
System Software
1 268 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 175 (3.03%) Docker
3 133 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 79 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 40 (0.69%) HDFS
6 31 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
7 23 (0.40%) VirtualBox
8 22 (0.38%) BitLocker
8 22 (0.38%) XenApp
9 21 (0.36%) Firmware
10 17 (0.29%) vSphere
11 13 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 12 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
13 11 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 11 (0.19%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
15 9 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 115 (1.99%) Ansible
2 103 (1.78%) Puppet
3 96 (1.66%) Kubernetes
4 91 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
5 69 (1.19%) SCCM
6 51 (0.88%) Terraform
7 40 (0.69%) WSUS
8 38 (0.66%) Kibana
9 25 (0.43%) Nagios
9 25 (0.43%) Packer
10 23 (0.40%) Salt
11 19 (0.33%) logstash
11 19 (0.33%) vRealize
12 18 (0.31%) Automic
12 18 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
12 18 (0.31%) SCOrch
12 18 (0.31%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 17 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
13 17 (0.29%) Perfmon
14 15 (0.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 973 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 330 (5.70%) Oracle
3 319 (5.51%) Tableau
4 262 (4.53%) Google
5 195 (3.37%) VMware
6 181 (3.13%) Cisco
7 169 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
8 164 (2.83%) SAP
9 161 (2.78%) Citrix
10 150 (2.59%) Sybase
11 84 (1.45%) Splunk
12 79 (1.37%) HP
13 76 (1.31%) Adobe
14 75 (1.30%) Red Hat
15 62 (1.07%) CheckPoint
16 57 (0.99%) ServiceNow
17 55 (0.95%) IBM
18 51 (0.88%) Nintex
19 50 (0.86%) Juniper
20 44 (0.76%) Informatica