Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Analytical Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Thinking over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytical Thinking
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 566 466 562
Rank change year-on-year -100 +96 +50
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Thinking 233 429 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.57% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.61% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 178 272 261
London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,525 £24,250
90th Percentile £100,500 £87,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -5.56%

Analytical Thinking is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 61,730 69,825 68,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.61% 92.81% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 49,910 53,824 59,218
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 £35,000 £33,382
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Analytical Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Thinking in London

Analytical Thinking
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Analytical Thinking in London

Analytical Thinking
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Thinking in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Thinking in London

Analytical Thinking
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 Thinking within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 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 48 £70,000 +3.70% 9
West London -53 6 £45,000 -22.08% 8
South London -19 4 £26,000 -50.94% 5
East London - 2 £40,000 - 3
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing Analytical Thinking 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 Thinking.

1 233 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (46.78%) Finance
3 98 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (37.77%) Problem-Solving
5 69 (29.61%) Java
5 69 (29.61%) Python
6 66 (28.33%) SQL
7 64 (27.47%) Test Automation
8 62 (26.61%) SQL Server
9 59 (25.32%) PowerShell
10 58 (24.89%) C#
11 55 (23.61%) Windows
11 55 (23.61%) Degree
12 54 (23.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 53 (22.75%) DevOps
14 52 (22.32%) Windows Server
15 48 (20.60%) Microsoft
16 45 (19.31%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (18.88%) User Experience
18 43 (18.45%) Scrum
19 41 (17.60%) JavaScript
20 39 (16.74%) TDD
21 38 (16.31%) Git (software)
22 37 (15.88%) Oracle
23 35 (15.02%) JIRA
24 34 (14.59%) Software Engineering
24 34 (14.59%) Docker
25 33 (14.16%) Microservices
25 33 (14.16%) ITIL
25 33 (14.16%) Web Services

Analytical Thinking
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 30 (12.88%) WebSphere
2 22 (9.44%) Confluence
3 9 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.43%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.86%) CMS
5 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.86%) SmartSockets
6 1 (0.43%) Apache
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.01%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) InVision
6 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (7.30%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.29%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.86%) Sonata
4 1 (0.43%) HFM
4 1 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.43%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.72%) GitHub
3 11 (4.72%) SaaS
4 8 (3.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (3.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.58%) NuGet
6 4 (1.72%) iTunes
6 4 (1.72%) Office 365
7 3 (1.29%) Google Play
7 3 (1.29%) PaaS
8 2 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.86%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.86%) Serverless
8 2 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.86%) LAN
2 1 (0.43%) DNS
2 1 (0.43%) DWDM
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) IPsec
2 1 (0.43%) L2TP
2 1 (0.43%) Network Security
2 1 (0.43%) PPTP
2 1 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.43%) SAN
2 1 (0.43%) Skype
2 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.43%) Telepresence
2 1 (0.43%) VPN
2 1 (0.43%) WAAS
2 1 (0.43%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.02%) Oracle Database
3 27 (11.59%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.44%) Big Data
5 8 (3.43%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.58%) InfluxDB
6 6 (2.58%) MySQL
6 6 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.29%) DB2
7 3 (1.29%) Flink
7 3 (1.29%) MemSQL
7 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.29%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (1.29%) Sybase IQ
8 2 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.86%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (16.31%) Git (software)
2 35 (15.02%) JIRA
3 29 (12.45%) Selenium
4 23 (9.87%) WinDbg
5 22 (9.44%) WebDriver
6 15 (6.44%) Subversion
7 12 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.86%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.43%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.58%) JUnit
10 6 (2.58%) Maven
10 6 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.58%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (2.58%) TestNG
11 5 (2.15%) Jasmine
11 5 (2.15%) Protractor
12 4 (1.72%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.29%) Vagrant
14 2 (0.86%) Axure RP
14 2 (0.86%) Moq
General
1 109 (46.78%) Finance
2 30 (12.88%) Banking
3 24 (10.30%) Financial Institution
4 17 (7.30%) Investment Banking
5 14 (6.01%) Retail
6 12 (5.15%) Marketing
7 11 (4.72%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.86%) Law
9 7 (3.00%) Front Office
10 4 (1.72%) Automotive
10 4 (1.72%) Legal
11 3 (1.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.43%) Advertising
12 1 (0.43%) French Language
12 1 (0.43%) Games
12 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (23.61%) Developer
2 29 (12.45%) Analyst
3 24 (10.30%) Desktop Engineer
3 24 (10.30%) Desktop Support
3 24 (10.30%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 23 (9.87%) SCCM Engineer
4 23 (9.87%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 22 (9.44%) PowerShell Engineer
6 18 (7.73%) Tester
7 16 (6.87%) Architect
7 16 (6.87%) Technical Developer
8 14 (6.01%) Business Analyst
8 14 (6.01%) Platform Engineer
9 12 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (4.29%) Technical Tester
11 9 (3.86%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.86%) Technical Leader
11 9 (3.86%) Test Engineer
12 8 (3.43%) Automation Tester
12 8 (3.43%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.16%) Web Services
2 30 (12.88%) JMS
2 30 (12.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 27 (11.59%) .NET
4 22 (9.44%) Middleware
5 14 (6.01%) HTML
6 13 (5.58%) CSS
7 12 (5.15%) Node.js
8 9 (3.86%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.43%) ASP.NET
9 8 (3.43%) React
10 6 (2.58%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.58%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (2.58%) RESTful
10 6 (2.58%) SOAP
11 5 (2.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (2.15%) jQuery
11 5 (2.15%) Kafka
11 5 (2.15%) STL
12 3 (1.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 233 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (18.88%) User Experience
3 30 (12.88%) Computer Science
4 22 (9.44%) CMDB
5 21 (9.01%) Fintech
6 19 (8.15%) Mobile App
7 11 (4.72%) Cyberthreat
8 10 (4.29%) Algorithms
9 9 (3.86%) Virtual Team
10 8 (3.43%) Hedge funds
11 6 (2.58%) Credit Risk
12 5 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (1.72%) Data Structures
14 3 (1.29%) Cloud Native
14 3 (1.29%) Equities
14 3 (1.29%) Mainframe
14 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
15 2 (0.86%) Fixed Income
15 2 (0.86%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 55 (23.61%) Windows
2 52 (22.32%) Windows Server
3 30 (12.88%) Linux
4 27 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (11.16%) Windows 10
5 26 (11.16%) Windows 7
6 25 (10.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (9.44%) CentOS
8 6 (2.58%) Amazon Linux
8 6 (2.58%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.86%) Android
9 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (37.77%) Problem-Solving
3 64 (27.47%) Test Automation
4 54 (23.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (22.75%) DevOps
6 45 (19.31%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (18.45%) Scrum
8 39 (16.74%) TDD
9 34 (14.59%) Software Engineering
10 33 (14.16%) ITIL
10 33 (14.16%) Microservices
11 30 (12.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (12.45%) SDLC
13 27 (11.59%) High Availability
13 27 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
14 25 (10.73%) Project Management
15 24 (10.30%) Deployment Automation
15 24 (10.30%) Release Management
15 24 (10.30%) SDET
16 23 (9.87%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (29.61%) Java
1 69 (29.61%) Python
2 66 (28.33%) SQL
3 59 (25.32%) PowerShell
4 58 (24.89%) C#
5 41 (17.60%) JavaScript
6 25 (10.73%) VBScript
7 24 (10.30%) Ruby
8 20 (8.58%) C++
9 9 (3.86%) Perl
10 8 (3.43%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.43%) C
11 6 (2.58%) Scala
12 4 (1.72%) Groovy
13 3 (1.29%) ES6
13 3 (1.29%) Go
13 3 (1.29%) PHP
13 3 (1.29%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.86%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 55 (23.61%) Degree
2 27 (11.59%) Security Cleared
3 26 (11.16%) SC Cleared
4 24 (10.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.43%) CISSP
6 4 (1.72%) CBAP
6 4 (1.72%) MOS
7 3 (1.29%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.86%) MBA
9 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) CLAS
9 1 (0.43%) ISEB
9 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.15%) QA
2 3 (1.29%) PMO
3 2 (0.86%) GDPR
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (14.59%) Docker
2 26 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (10.30%) BitLocker
3 24 (10.30%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.29%) HDFS
5 2 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (13.30%) Ansible
2 25 (10.73%) SCCM
3 24 (10.30%) Puppet
3 24 (10.30%) SCOrch
3 24 (10.30%) vRealize
3 24 (10.30%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 24 (10.30%) WSUS
4 23 (9.87%) Perfmon
5 21 (9.01%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (3.86%) Grafana
7 6 (2.58%) Kibana
7 6 (2.58%) logstash
8 3 (1.29%) Graphite
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.43%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.43%) Mesos
Vendors
1 48 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.88%) Oracle
3 26 (11.16%) VMware
4 25 (10.73%) Citrix
5 23 (9.87%) Splunk
6 22 (9.44%) Red Hat
7 17 (7.30%) Bloomberg
8 8 (3.43%) CA
9 6 (2.58%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.58%) TOWER Software
10 4 (1.72%) Adobe
10 4 (1.72%) Apple
10 4 (1.72%) Google
10 4 (1.72%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.29%) Dynatrace
11 3 (1.29%) McAfee
11 3 (1.29%) MKS
11 3 (1.29%) New Relic
11 3 (1.29%) Sybase
11 3 (1.29%) Workday