Period
to 12 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > Midlands
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 499 1,087 1,184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.36% 8.93% 7.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.50% 22.05% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 427 696 873
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,550 £24,000 £24,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,321 4,930 5,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.89% 40.51% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,834 3,512 4,034
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% +5.00% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the Midlands

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in the Midlands

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in the Midlands over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the Midlands

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 July 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
West Midlands -3 348 £44,302 +10.75% 45
East Midlands -3 146 £50,000 +25.00% 18
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 177 (35.47%) Problem-Solving
2 149 (29.86%) SQL
3 119 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (22.65%) Microsoft
4 113 (22.65%) Degree
5 109 (21.84%) Azure
6 95 (19.04%) Finance
7 91 (18.24%) Windows
8 89 (17.84%) SQL Server
9 81 (16.23%) Analytics
10 77 (15.43%) C#
11 69 (13.83%) .NET
12 66 (13.23%) Business Intelligence
13 64 (12.83%) JavaScript
14 62 (12.42%) DevOps
15 53 (10.62%) ITIL
16 50 (10.02%) Python
16 50 (10.02%) Java
17 48 (9.62%) T-SQL
17 48 (9.62%) AWS
18 47 (9.42%) Decision-Making
19 45 (9.02%) Linux
20 43 (8.62%) Power Platform
21 41 (8.22%) Oracle
22 40 (8.02%) Data Warehouse
22 40 (8.02%) Software Engineering
22 40 (8.02%) Microservices
23 39 (7.82%) Microsoft Excel
23 39 (7.82%) CSS
24 38 (7.62%) HTML

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 14 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.61%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.40%) SAS
4 10 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 10 (2.00%) Confluence
4 10 (2.00%) IIS
5 9 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.40%) Apache
6 7 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.80%) nginx
10 2 (0.40%) Apache Synapse
10 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (7.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (4.21%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.00%) SPSS
6 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.40%) Figma
7 2 (0.40%) Quantrix
7 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.20%) InVision
8 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.20%) Sketch
8 1 (0.20%) UserZoom
8 1 (0.20%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.80%) Eikon
2 4 (0.80%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.60%) assyst
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.60%) Lawson
3 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.60%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.60%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.40%) Magento
4 2 (0.40%) Primavera
4 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) HFM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.20%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 109 (21.84%) Azure
2 48 (9.62%) AWS
3 43 (8.62%) Power Platform
4 21 (4.21%) Office 365
5 15 (3.01%) SaaS
6 13 (2.61%) PowerApps
7 12 (2.40%) Azure Data Factory
8 10 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.80%) npm
10 8 (1.60%) Google Analytics
10 8 (1.60%) Serverless
11 7 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.40%) GCP
12 6 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.00%) Boomi
14 4 (0.80%) Amazon ECS
14 4 (0.80%) Amazon EKS
14 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.60%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.61%) SAN
1 18 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 17 (3.41%) DNS
2 17 (3.41%) Firewall
3 16 (3.21%) DHCP
4 15 (3.01%) Wireless
5 13 (2.61%) LAN
6 12 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
7 11 (2.20%) VLAN
7 11 (2.20%) WAN
8 8 (1.60%) BGP
8 8 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (1.60%) MPLS
8 8 (1.60%) WLAN
9 6 (1.20%) EIGRP
9 6 (1.20%) OSPF
9 6 (1.20%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (1.20%) VPN
10 5 (1.00%) Internet
11 4 (0.80%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (17.84%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.02%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (7.21%) Power BI
5 28 (5.61%) Big Data
6 26 (5.21%) Data Lake
7 24 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (3.81%) OLAP
9 17 (3.41%) OLTP
9 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (2.81%) MongoDB
10 14 (2.81%) MySQL
10 14 (2.81%) Relational Database
11 13 (2.61%) Hadoop
12 12 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (2.40%) NoSQL
12 12 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.20%) SAP BW
14 10 (2.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (6.41%) Git (software)
1 32 (6.41%) JIRA
2 14 (2.81%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.20%) Selenium
4 11 (2.20%) SpecFlow
5 9 (1.80%) NUnit
5 9 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.60%) Maven
6 8 (1.60%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (1.60%) Subversion
7 6 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.20%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.00%) Cypress.io
8 5 (1.00%) JMeter
8 5 (1.00%) JUnit
8 5 (1.00%) Moq
8 5 (1.00%) MSTest
8 5 (1.00%) SonarQube
General
1 95 (19.04%) Finance
2 27 (5.41%) Retail
3 23 (4.61%) Marketing
4 9 (1.80%) Electronics
5 8 (1.60%) Legal
6 7 (1.40%) Banking
6 7 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.20%) Automotive
7 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.80%) Social Housing
8 4 (0.80%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.60%) Billing
9 3 (0.60%) Law
9 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.40%) Military
10 2 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (23.25%) Developer
2 112 (22.44%) Analyst
3 31 (6.21%) Senior Developer
4 30 (6.01%) Architect
5 29 (5.81%) Consultant
6 23 (4.61%) .NET Developer
6 23 (4.61%) Data Analyst
7 21 (4.21%) Software Developer
8 20 (4.01%) Business Analyst
9 19 (3.81%) Administrator
9 19 (3.81%) C# Developer
10 18 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 18 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (3.01%) Azure Engineer
12 15 (3.01%) Data Engineer
12 15 (3.01%) Software Engineer
12 15 (3.01%) SQL Developer
13 14 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (2.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (13.83%) .NET
2 39 (7.82%) CSS
3 38 (7.62%) HTML
4 34 (6.81%) AngularJS
5 30 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (5.41%) .NET Framework
7 26 (5.21%) ASP.NET
8 23 (4.61%) jQuery
8 23 (4.61%) WCF
9 22 (4.41%) Web Services
10 21 (4.21%) React
11 19 (3.81%) JSON
12 14 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (2.81%) J2EE
12 14 (2.81%) XML
13 13 (2.61%) REST
14 12 (2.40%) Entity Framework
15 10 (2.00%) RESTful
15 10 (2.00%) SOAP
16 9 (1.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.21%) Management Information System
2 24 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (4.81%) User Experience
3 22 (4.41%) Analytical Mindset
3 22 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.61%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.40%) Replication
6 10 (2.00%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.60%) VHDL
8 7 (1.40%) Clustering
8 7 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.40%) PMI
9 5 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.00%) Robotics
9 5 (1.00%) Wiki
10 4 (0.80%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.60%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.60%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 91 (18.24%) Windows
2 45 (9.02%) Linux
3 36 (7.21%) Unix
4 25 (5.01%) Windows Server
5 22 (4.41%) Windows 10
6 17 (3.41%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.81%) Android
8 10 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.20%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (35.47%) Problem-Solving
2 119 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (16.23%) Analytics
4 66 (13.23%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (12.42%) DevOps
6 53 (10.62%) ITIL
7 47 (9.42%) Decision-Making
8 40 (8.02%) Microservices
8 40 (8.02%) Software Engineering
9 38 (7.62%) Analytical Thinking
9 38 (7.62%) Cybersecurity
10 37 (7.41%) Data Modelling
10 37 (7.41%) Project Management
11 35 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (6.81%) Computer Science
13 33 (6.61%) Scrum
14 29 (5.81%) Data Analysis
14 29 (5.81%) Data Science
15 28 (5.61%) Mentoring
15 28 (5.61%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 149 (29.86%) SQL
2 77 (15.43%) C#
3 64 (12.83%) JavaScript
4 50 (10.02%) Java
4 50 (10.02%) Python
5 48 (9.62%) T-SQL
6 34 (6.81%) C++
6 34 (6.81%) PowerShell
6 34 (6.81%) R
7 15 (3.01%) Perl
7 15 (3.01%) VBA
8 12 (2.40%) C
8 12 (2.40%) PL/SQL
9 11 (2.20%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.40%) ABAP
11 6 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.00%) VB
13 4 (0.80%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 113 (22.65%) Degree
2 17 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 17 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.01%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.61%) MCSE
6 12 (2.40%) CISM
6 12 (2.40%) CISSP
7 11 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.20%) Master's Degree
8 10 (2.00%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.80%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 9 (1.80%) MCSA
10 7 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.20%) ACCA
11 6 (1.20%) CCIE
11 6 (1.20%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 6 (1.20%) CCNP
11 6 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.61%) NIST
2 22 (4.41%) QA
3 21 (4.21%) Data Quality
4 11 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.20%) PMO
5 8 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.80%) GDPR
7 2 (0.40%) SLA
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17025
8 1 (0.20%) P3O
8 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.61%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.61%) Docker
4 13 (2.61%) vSphere
5 12 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.60%) XenApp
7 4 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.80%) HDFS
7 4 (0.80%) Varnish
7 4 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.40%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.40%) Firmware
8 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (4.01%) SCCM
2 9 (1.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (1.60%) SELinux
4 7 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (1.20%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.00%) Kibana
6 5 (1.00%) logstash
6 5 (1.00%) vCenter Server
7 4 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.40%) Netcool
8 2 (0.40%) OpenView
8 2 (0.40%) SCOM
8 2 (0.40%) WSUS
9 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.20%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.20%) MIIS
9 1 (0.20%) Nessus
9 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 113 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.22%) Oracle
3 26 (5.21%) VMware
4 23 (4.61%) Google
4 23 (4.61%) SAP
5 21 (4.21%) Tableau
6 16 (3.21%) Cisco
7 15 (3.01%) Dell
8 10 (2.00%) Databricks
8 10 (2.00%) Symantec
9 9 (1.80%) Citrix
10 8 (1.60%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.60%) Veeam
11 7 (1.40%) JD Edwards
11 7 (1.40%) Splunk
12 6 (1.20%) Meraki
12 6 (1.20%) NetApp
13 5 (1.00%) Automation Anywhere
13 5 (1.00%) Blue Prism
13 5 (1.00%) UiPath