Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytical Thinking
England > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 522 531 564
Rank change year-on-year +9 +33 +55
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Thinking 315 295 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.47% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 236 248 242
London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +11.70%
10th Percentile £31,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £73,625
England median annual salary £53,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +24.71% -7.61% +15.00%

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 64,066 63,275 76,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.38% 90.50% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52,514 53,553 65,035
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,150
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -10 56 £45,000 +16.88% 12
West London +56 49 £60,000 +21.83% 4
South London +13 18 £53,000 +6.00% 1
East London - 1 £55,000 - 3
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 315 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (33.02%) Finance
3 102 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (26.98%) Java
5 80 (25.40%) SQL
6 66 (20.95%) Software Engineering
6 66 (20.95%) Degree
7 63 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 60 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 52 (16.51%) QA
10 49 (15.56%) Selenium
10 49 (15.56%) Project Management
10 49 (15.56%) Management Information System
11 47 (14.92%) Validation
12 46 (14.60%) SDLC
13 45 (14.29%) Business Analysis
14 44 (13.97%) Computer Science
14 44 (13.97%) C#
15 39 (12.38%) Python
16 38 (12.06%) Banking
16 38 (12.06%) Cucumber
17 37 (11.75%) Scrum
17 37 (11.75%) Windows
17 37 (11.75%) Linux
17 37 (11.75%) SDET
17 37 (11.75%) DevOps
18 36 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (11.11%) .NET
19 35 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
19 35 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree

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 8 (2.54%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.22%) Apache
3 5 (1.59%) Confluence
3 5 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.95%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.95%) CMS
4 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.63%) Jetty
5 2 (0.63%) nginx
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.32%) JBoss
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
6 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (7.62%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.49%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.59%) Sonata
3 3 (0.95%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.32%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (10.16%) SaaS
3 20 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.86%) Office 365
5 8 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.95%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (0.95%) Serverless
7 2 (0.63%) GitHub
7 2 (0.63%) Lucidchart
7 2 (0.63%) Trello
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.32%) Datadog
8 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.44%) DHCP
2 14 (4.44%) DNS
3 8 (2.54%) VPN
4 6 (1.90%) LAN
4 6 (1.90%) SMS
4 6 (1.90%) WAN
4 6 (1.90%) Wireless
5 5 (1.59%) Firewall
6 4 (1.27%) HTTP
6 4 (1.27%) Internet
6 4 (1.27%) Intranet
6 4 (1.27%) VoIP
7 3 (0.95%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.95%) SAN
7 3 (0.95%) SNMP
8 2 (0.63%) SMPP
9 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.32%) Softphone
9 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.54%) Big Data
3 8 (2.54%) NoSQL
3 8 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.90%) MySQL
6 5 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.95%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.95%) MariaDB
7 3 (0.95%) Power BI
7 3 (0.95%) Redis
7 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.63%) Flink
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (15.56%) Selenium
2 38 (12.06%) Cucumber
3 34 (10.79%) JUnit
3 34 (10.79%) TestNG
4 27 (8.57%) JIRA
5 18 (5.71%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.86%) WebDriver
7 8 (2.54%) FitNesse
7 8 (2.54%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.90%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.90%) MSI
8 6 (1.90%) Protractor
8 6 (1.90%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.27%) WinDbg
10 3 (0.95%) NUnit
11 2 (0.63%) Concordion
11 2 (0.63%) Hamcrest
11 2 (0.63%) JMeter
11 2 (0.63%) Maven
11 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 104 (33.02%) Finance
2 38 (12.06%) Banking
3 29 (9.21%) Investment Banking
4 21 (6.67%) Retail Banking
5 18 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 18 (5.71%) Retail
6 16 (5.08%) Marketing
7 7 (2.22%) Advertising
8 6 (1.90%) Back Office
9 4 (1.27%) French Language
9 4 (1.27%) Front Office
9 4 (1.27%) German Language
9 4 (1.27%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.27%) Legal
9 4 (1.27%) Polish Language
9 4 (1.27%) Portuguese Language
9 4 (1.27%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.27%) Turkish Language
10 3 (0.95%) Games
11 2 (0.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 95 (30.16%) Analyst
2 58 (18.41%) Business Analyst
3 36 (11.43%) Tester
4 34 (10.79%) Automation Tester
5 28 (8.89%) Developer
6 27 (8.57%) Architect
7 25 (7.94%) Senior Automation Tester
7 25 (7.94%) Senior Tester
8 18 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (5.08%) Consultant
10 15 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (4.44%) Senior Windows Engineer
11 14 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
12 13 (4.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 12 (3.81%) .NET Developer
13 12 (3.81%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (3.81%) Digital Analyst
13 12 (3.81%) Digital Business Analyst
13 12 (3.81%) Enterprise Architect
14 11 (3.49%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.11%) .NET
2 27 (8.57%) REST
3 25 (7.94%) HTML
4 20 (6.35%) ASP.NET
5 16 (5.08%) CSS
5 16 (5.08%) Web Services
6 10 (3.17%) Gherkin
6 10 (3.17%) Spring
7 9 (2.86%) Kafka
8 8 (2.54%) HTML5
8 8 (2.54%) Node.js
9 7 (2.22%) AngularJS
9 7 (2.22%) XML
10 6 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (1.90%) Spring Cloud
11 4 (1.27%) JSON
11 4 (1.27%) React
12 3 (0.95%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (0.95%) LDAP
12 3 (0.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 315 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 44 (13.97%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.71%) User Experience
5 11 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (2.86%) Fintech
6 9 (2.86%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.54%) Equities
8 7 (2.22%) Derivative
8 7 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.90%) Digital Currency
9 6 (1.90%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.90%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.27%) BBC
10 4 (1.27%) Digital TV
10 4 (1.27%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.95%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.95%) Social Media
12 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.63%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.75%) Linux
1 37 (11.75%) Windows
2 31 (9.84%) Unix
3 24 (7.62%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.90%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.63%) AIX
7 2 (0.63%) Android
7 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.63%) Solaris
7 2 (0.63%) VMS
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (20.95%) Software Engineering
3 63 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 49 (15.56%) Project Management
5 47 (14.92%) Validation
6 46 (14.60%) SDLC
7 45 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 37 (11.75%) DevOps
8 37 (11.75%) Scrum
8 37 (11.75%) SDET
9 36 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
11 31 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
11 31 (9.84%) Exploratory Testing
12 29 (9.21%) Wealth Management
13 28 (8.89%) IT Strategy
13 28 (8.89%) Kanban
14 26 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (7.94%) UML
16 22 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 85 (26.98%) Java
2 80 (25.40%) SQL
3 44 (13.97%) C#
4 39 (12.38%) Python
5 29 (9.21%) JavaScript
6 24 (7.62%) PowerShell
7 19 (6.03%) R
8 16 (5.08%) C++
9 10 (3.17%) PHP
10 8 (2.54%) Ruby
11 6 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.90%) Perl
11 6 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.90%) Scala
11 6 (1.90%) VBA
11 6 (1.90%) VBScript
12 5 (1.59%) Go
13 4 (1.27%) C
14 3 (0.95%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (20.95%) Degree
2 35 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (5.40%) MCSE
5 14 (4.44%) MCITP
6 13 (4.13%) MCSA
7 7 (2.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.90%) PMP
9 5 (1.59%) ISEB
9 5 (1.59%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.27%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.95%) PhD
12 2 (0.63%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.32%) MBA
13 1 (0.32%) MCP
13 1 (0.32%) Server+ Certification
13 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.51%) QA
2 18 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.90%) PMO
4 5 (1.59%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.27%) SLA
6 2 (0.63%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.32%) PSD2
System Software
1 28 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.71%) Xen
3 6 (1.90%) BitLocker
3 6 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.59%) Docker
5 4 (1.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.95%) XenServer
7 2 (0.63%) HDFS
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (5.71%) Ansible
1 18 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (5.71%) Puppet
2 6 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.90%) SCCM
2 6 (1.90%) SCOrch
2 6 (1.90%) vRealize
2 6 (1.90%) WSUS
3 5 (1.59%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (1.27%) Perfmon
5 3 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.63%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.32%) EnCase
7 1 (0.32%) FTK
7 1 (0.32%) Icinga
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.89%) VMware
3 26 (8.25%) Oracle
4 11 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.17%) Citrix
6 8 (2.54%) IBM
7 6 (1.90%) Apple
7 6 (1.90%) Lumension
7 6 (1.90%) McAfee
8 5 (1.59%) Adobe
8 5 (1.59%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.59%) Tableau
8 5 (1.59%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.27%) Arqiva
9 4 (1.27%) SAP
10 3 (0.95%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.95%) Symantec
11 2 (0.63%) CA
11 2 (0.63%) Hyperion