Period
to 20 May 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytical Thinking
England > London
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 561 543 551
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +66
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Thinking 274 285 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.45% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 173 227 264
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - +12.24%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,500 £86,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%

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 63,204 62,963 75,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.73% 91.44% 91.15%
Number of salaries quoted 51,148 52,341 64,466
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £34,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 May 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 May 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 -3 58 £42,500 -15.00% 9
West London +6 11 £58,000 +17.77% 7
South London 0 5 £45,000 -2.70%
East London +15 2 £55,000 -
North London - 2 - - 2
Analytical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 274 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (44.53%) Finance
3 109 (39.78%) Problem-Solving
4 97 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (24.82%) Microsoft
6 64 (23.36%) SQL
7 63 (22.99%) Project Management
8 56 (20.44%) Java
9 49 (17.88%) Banking
10 47 (17.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (16.06%) Business Analysis
11 44 (16.06%) Software Engineering
12 43 (15.69%) Degree
13 38 (13.87%) SDLC
14 37 (13.50%) Test Automation
14 37 (13.50%) Linux
15 36 (13.14%) Management Information System
16 35 (12.77%) Investment Management
16 35 (12.77%) DevOps
17 34 (12.41%) Financial Institution
18 33 (12.04%) Python
19 32 (11.68%) Big Data
20 31 (11.31%) Analytics
21 30 (10.95%) Investment Banking
21 30 (10.95%) C#
21 30 (10.95%) Windows
22 28 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
22 28 (10.22%) Selenium
22 28 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
22 28 (10.22%) Innovative Thinking

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 11 (4.01%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.46%) CMS
4 3 (1.09%) SAS
5 2 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.73%) Apache
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.36%) Confluence
6 1 (0.36%) Drupal
6 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.36%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (8.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (8.39%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (4.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.55%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.36%) SPSS
6 1 (0.36%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.82%) Sonata
3 2 (0.73%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.73%) Workfront
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.66%) SaaS
3 20 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.82%) Office 365
6 4 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.46%) Trello
7 3 (1.09%) Serverless
8 2 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.36%) GitHub
9 1 (0.36%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.47%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.01%) DHCP
2 11 (4.01%) DNS
2 11 (4.01%) LAN
3 9 (3.28%) WAN
4 8 (2.92%) Wireless
5 6 (2.19%) Firewall
5 6 (2.19%) SMS
6 4 (1.46%) Internet
7 3 (1.09%) HTTP
7 3 (1.09%) VPN
8 2 (0.73%) Intranet
8 2 (0.73%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.73%) MPLS
8 2 (0.73%) SAN
8 2 (0.73%) SNMP
8 2 (0.73%) SSH
9 1 (0.36%) IMAP
9 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.68%) Big Data
2 24 (8.76%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.11%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.74%) Hadoop
5 10 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.28%) DB2
6 9 (3.28%) Flink
6 9 (3.28%) MemSQL
6 9 (3.28%) Sybase ASE
6 9 (3.28%) Sybase IQ
7 4 (1.46%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.09%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.73%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.73%) MySQL
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (10.22%) Selenium
2 18 (6.57%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.74%) JIRA
4 11 (4.01%) NUnit
5 10 (3.65%) JUnit
5 10 (3.65%) TestNG
6 9 (3.28%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.19%) Artifactory
7 6 (2.19%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.19%) JMeter
7 6 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (2.19%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (1.82%) MSI
9 4 (1.46%) Moq
10 3 (1.09%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.36%) JSUnit
11 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 122 (44.53%) Finance
2 49 (17.88%) Banking
3 34 (12.41%) Financial Institution
4 30 (10.95%) Investment Banking
5 23 (8.39%) Retail
6 19 (6.93%) Marketing
7 13 (4.74%) Front Office
8 9 (3.28%) Legal
9 6 (2.19%) French Language
9 6 (2.19%) German Language
9 6 (2.19%) Italian Language
9 6 (2.19%) Polish Language
9 6 (2.19%) Portuguese Language
9 6 (2.19%) Spanish Language
9 6 (2.19%) Turkish Language
10 5 (1.82%) Back Office
10 5 (1.82%) Publishing
11 4 (1.46%) Advertising
11 4 (1.46%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (34.31%) Analyst
2 48 (17.52%) Business Analyst
3 22 (8.03%) Developer
4 18 (6.57%) Business Systems Analyst
5 17 (6.20%) Automation Tester
5 17 (6.20%) Tester
6 16 (5.84%) Consultant
6 16 (5.84%) Systems Analyst
7 13 (4.74%) Architect
7 13 (4.74%) Senior Automation Tester
7 13 (4.74%) Senior Tester
8 12 (4.38%) Data Analyst
8 12 (4.38%) Junior
8 12 (4.38%) Principal Engineer
8 12 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (4.38%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 12 (4.38%) Windows Engineer
9 11 (4.01%) Data Engineer
10 10 (3.65%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (3.65%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.66%) Web Services
2 16 (5.84%) .NET
3 14 (5.11%) HTML
3 14 (5.11%) REST
4 12 (4.38%) CSS
5 11 (4.01%) Gherkin
6 10 (3.65%) XML
7 7 (2.55%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.55%) Node.js
8 6 (2.19%) HTML5
8 6 (2.19%) Kafka
9 5 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (1.82%) Middleware
10 4 (1.46%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.46%) React
11 3 (1.09%) CSS3
11 3 (1.09%) JSON
11 3 (1.09%) Redux
11 3 (1.09%) Swagger
12 2 (0.73%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 274 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (13.14%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.84%) Cyberthreat
4 11 (4.01%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.01%) Fintech
4 11 (4.01%) User Experience
5 10 (3.65%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.65%) Equities
6 9 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.92%) Credit Risk
8 7 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.19%) BBC
9 6 (2.19%) Digital Currency
9 6 (2.19%) Digital TV
9 6 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.46%) Derivative
11 4 (1.46%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.09%) Social Media
12 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.50%) Linux
2 30 (10.95%) Windows
3 16 (5.84%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.38%) Unix
5 6 (2.19%) VMS
6 5 (1.82%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.73%) Android
7 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (39.78%) Problem-Solving
2 97 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (22.99%) Project Management
4 47 (17.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 44 (16.06%) Business Analysis
5 44 (16.06%) Software Engineering
6 38 (13.87%) SDLC
7 37 (13.50%) Test Automation
8 35 (12.77%) DevOps
8 35 (12.77%) Investment Management
9 31 (11.31%) Analytics
10 28 (10.22%) Innovative Thinking
10 28 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 25 (9.12%) Strategic Thinking
13 24 (8.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 24 (8.76%) Risk Management
13 24 (8.76%) UML
14 23 (8.39%) Commercial Awareness
14 23 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 64 (23.36%) SQL
2 56 (20.44%) Java
3 33 (12.04%) Python
4 30 (10.95%) C#
5 26 (9.49%) PHP
6 25 (9.12%) PowerShell
7 19 (6.93%) JavaScript
8 16 (5.84%) C++
9 12 (4.38%) C
10 9 (3.28%) Ruby
10 9 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.55%) R
11 7 (2.55%) Scala
12 5 (1.82%) Go
12 5 (1.82%) VBScript
13 4 (1.46%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.46%) Perl
14 3 (1.09%) Java 8
15 2 (0.73%) Groovy
15 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (15.69%) Degree
2 15 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (4.74%) MCSE
5 12 (4.38%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.01%) MCITP
6 11 (4.01%) MCSA
7 9 (3.28%) ISEB
8 5 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.82%) PhD
8 5 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.46%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.09%) PMP
11 2 (0.73%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.36%) APMP
12 1 (0.36%) CISSP
12 1 (0.36%) ISSMP
12 1 (0.36%) MCP
12 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.38%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.01%) QA
3 8 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.92%) PMO
4 6 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.19%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.36%) PSD2
System Software
1 19 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.01%) Xen
3 9 (3.28%) HDFS
4 5 (1.82%) BitLocker
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.46%) Docker
6 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.73%) XenServer
7 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (5.11%) Ansible
2 12 (4.38%) Puppet
3 11 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.82%) SCCM
4 5 (1.82%) SCOrch
4 5 (1.82%) vRealize
4 5 (1.82%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 5 (1.82%) WSUS
5 4 (1.46%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (1.09%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.73%) Nagios
7 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.36%) Control-M
8 1 (0.36%) EnCase
8 1 (0.36%) FTK
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 68 (24.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.93%) VMware
3 9 (3.28%) Sybase
4 8 (2.92%) Citrix
4 8 (2.92%) Oracle
5 6 (2.19%) Arqiva
6 5 (1.82%) Adobe
6 5 (1.82%) Apple
6 5 (1.82%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.82%) Lumension
6 5 (1.82%) McAfee
7 4 (1.46%) Casewise
7 4 (1.46%) Splunk
8 3 (1.09%) Capita
8 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.09%) Tableau
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco
9 2 (0.73%) Google
9 2 (0.73%) Huawei
9 2 (0.73%) Symantec