Period
to 12 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 25 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1229 1268 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.00% 7.18% 8.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.67% 19.66% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 932 913 1072
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £23,050 £25,800 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5672 6451 6401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 36.94% 36.51% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4525 4880 4988
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,040
% change year-on-year - +4.08% +6.76%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the Midlands

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in the Midlands

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in the Midlands over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 +2 825 £42,500 +8.97% 59
East Midlands +2 405 £40,000 -5.88% 38
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 341 (27.75%) SQL
2 296 (24.08%) Finance
3 285 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (19.45%) Microsoft
5 195 (15.87%) Degree
6 178 (14.48%) ITIL
7 157 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 154 (12.53%) Business Intelligence
9 149 (12.12%) SQL Server
9 149 (12.12%) Analytics
10 143 (11.64%) Retail
11 142 (11.55%) Microsoft Excel
12 127 (10.33%) Java
13 124 (10.09%) Marketing
14 121 (9.85%) .NET
15 116 (9.44%) Windows
16 115 (9.36%) Project Management
16 115 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
17 112 (9.11%) Test Automation
18 110 (8.95%) C#
19 108 (8.79%) QA
20 107 (8.71%) SAP
21 101 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
22 93 (7.57%) CRM
23 87 (7.08%) HTML
24 86 (7.00%) Management Information System
25 85 (6.92%) Manufacturing
25 85 (6.92%) Scrum
26 82 (6.67%) JavaScript
27 81 (6.59%) E-Commerce

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 71 (5.78%) SAS
2 25 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.79%) CMS
4 18 (1.46%) IIS
5 15 (1.22%) Apache Spark
5 15 (1.22%) Confluence
6 12 (0.98%) NetWeaver
7 11 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (0.81%) Skype for Business
9 9 (0.73%) Apache
9 9 (0.73%) JBoss
10 8 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.65%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.49%) OpenEdge
12 5 (0.41%) Documentum
12 5 (0.41%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.33%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.24%) MQSeries
Applications
1 142 (11.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 101 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (3.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (1.22%) SPSS
5 14 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (0.73%) Simulink
8 7 (0.57%) InVision
8 7 (0.57%) UserZoom
9 6 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.081%) InDesign
11 1 (0.081%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.081%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.46%) assyst
2 17 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 17 (1.38%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (1.06%) SAP CRM
4 11 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.90%) SAP CO
4 11 (0.90%) SAP FI
4 11 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.65%) SAP IS-U
6 5 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 4 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.33%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.33%) SAP EWM
7 4 (0.33%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.24%) Magento
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.24%) SAP GRC
8 3 (0.24%) Workfront
9 2 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.85%) SaaS
4 30 (2.44%) Office 365
5 20 (1.63%) PaaS
6 14 (1.14%) Google Analytics
7 12 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.81%) Azure Data Factory
8 10 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.57%) Serverless
10 4 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.33%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.24%) IaaS
12 2 (0.16%) AdWords
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.16%) Datadog
12 2 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.66%) Firewall
2 34 (2.77%) WAN
3 31 (2.52%) LAN
4 28 (2.28%) MPLS
5 20 (1.63%) HTTP
5 20 (1.63%) Internet
6 15 (1.22%) Broadband
7 14 (1.14%) DNS
7 14 (1.14%) SMS
8 13 (1.06%) Network Security
8 13 (1.06%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.98%) SAN
10 10 (0.81%) VoIP
11 9 (0.73%) BGP
11 9 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (0.73%) Skype
11 9 (0.73%) SSL
11 9 (0.73%) VLAN
12 8 (0.65%) VPN
12 8 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 72 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (3.34%) Big Data
7 30 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 28 (2.28%) NoSQL
9 27 (2.20%) Relational Database
10 23 (1.87%) Power BI
10 23 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
11 21 (1.71%) MS Access
12 20 (1.63%) OLAP
13 18 (1.46%) MySQL
14 17 (1.38%) Data Mining
14 17 (1.38%) Hadoop
14 17 (1.38%) MongoDB
14 17 (1.38%) QlikView
15 16 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (4.72%) JIRA
2 51 (4.15%) Selenium
3 35 (2.85%) Git (software)
4 33 (2.69%) WebDriver
5 27 (2.20%) Jenkins
6 22 (1.79%) Visual Studio
7 21 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (1.55%) LSMW
9 17 (1.38%) eCATT
9 17 (1.38%) ProC
10 16 (1.30%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.22%) JUnit
12 12 (0.98%) TestRail
13 11 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (0.81%) Mercurial
15 9 (0.73%) Gradle
16 8 (0.65%) Axure RP
16 8 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
17 5 (0.41%) git-flow
18 4 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 296 (24.08%) Finance
2 143 (11.64%) Retail
3 124 (10.09%) Marketing
4 85 (6.92%) Manufacturing
5 53 (4.31%) Banking
6 46 (3.74%) Publishing
7 34 (2.77%) Games
8 32 (2.60%) Billing
9 24 (1.95%) Telecoms
10 22 (1.79%) Legal
11 15 (1.22%) Advertising
11 15 (1.22%) Law
12 14 (1.14%) Automotive
13 12 (0.98%) Mandarin Language
14 11 (0.90%) Electronics
15 6 (0.49%) Local Government
16 5 (0.41%) Back Office
16 5 (0.41%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.33%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 412 (33.52%) Analyst
2 209 (17.01%) Developer
3 98 (7.97%) Business Analyst
4 86 (7.00%) Consultant
5 53 (4.31%) Data Analyst
6 52 (4.23%) Graduate
7 45 (3.66%) Architect
8 42 (3.42%) Junior
9 40 (3.25%) Service Analyst
10 39 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
11 37 (3.01%) SAP Consultant
12 36 (2.93%) Java Developer
13 35 (2.85%) Software Engineer
13 35 (2.85%) Tester
14 34 (2.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 34 (2.77%) Graduate Analyst
15 32 (2.60%) Service Desk Analyst
15 32 (2.60%) SQL Developer
16 30 (2.44%) IT Analyst
17 29 (2.36%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (9.85%) .NET
2 87 (7.08%) HTML
3 62 (5.04%) CSS
4 56 (4.56%) Web Services
5 55 (4.48%) XML
6 48 (3.91%) ASP.NET
7 38 (3.09%) REST
8 25 (2.03%) HTML5
9 23 (1.87%) Node.js
10 21 (1.71%) jQuery
11 20 (1.63%) AngularJS
11 20 (1.63%) JSON
12 19 (1.55%) SOAP
13 18 (1.46%) EDI
14 17 (1.38%) IDoc
15 16 (1.30%) .NET Framework
16 15 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (1.06%) Spring
18 13 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.00%) Management Information System
2 81 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 71 (5.78%) Data Centre
4 45 (3.66%) Analytical Mindset
4 45 (3.66%) User Experience
5 26 (2.12%) Social Media
6 25 (2.03%) Data Structures
7 23 (1.87%) Driving Licence
8 22 (1.79%) Mobile App
9 19 (1.55%) BBC
10 18 (1.46%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.38%) LIMS
12 15 (1.22%) iPhone
12 15 (1.22%) NHS
13 12 (0.98%) Fintech
14 11 (0.90%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.57%) N-Tier
16 7 (0.57%) Reference Data
16 7 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 116 (9.44%) Windows
2 51 (4.15%) Linux
3 41 (3.34%) Unix
4 23 (1.87%) Windows 7
5 22 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 21 (1.71%) Windows 8
7 20 (1.63%) Windows 10
8 17 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (1.14%) Android
9 14 (1.14%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.81%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.57%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.16%) AIX
15 2 (0.16%) CentOS
15 2 (0.16%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (14.48%) ITIL
3 157 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 154 (12.53%) Business Intelligence
5 149 (12.12%) Analytics
6 115 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 115 (9.36%) Project Management
7 112 (9.11%) Test Automation
8 93 (7.57%) CRM
9 85 (6.92%) Scrum
10 81 (6.59%) Business Analysis
10 81 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 80 (6.51%) Mentoring
12 79 (6.43%) PRINCE2
13 77 (6.27%) ERP
14 75 (6.10%) SDLC
14 75 (6.10%) Software Engineering
15 73 (5.94%) Data Analysis
16 67 (5.45%) Time Management
17 64 (5.21%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 341 (27.75%) SQL
2 127 (10.33%) Java
3 110 (8.95%) C#
4 82 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 56 (4.56%) C
6 50 (4.07%) T-SQL
7 41 (3.34%) Python
8 40 (3.25%) ABAP
9 38 (3.09%) R
10 34 (2.77%) VBA
11 25 (2.03%) C++
12 20 (1.63%) PHP
13 16 (1.30%) PROC SQL
13 16 (1.30%) SAS Macro
14 14 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.14%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.06%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.90%) Perl
16 11 (0.90%) Scala
17 10 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 195 (15.87%) Degree
2 55 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 43 (3.50%) ISEB
5 34 (2.77%) SC Cleared
6 19 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.46%) CISSP
7 18 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 17 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (1.30%) ISTQB
9 16 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (1.06%) CISM
10 13 (1.06%) DV Cleared
11 12 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
12 10 (0.81%) CCNA
12 10 (0.81%) CCNP
12 10 (0.81%) HNC
13 9 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.57%) CISA
15 6 (0.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (8.79%) QA
2 36 (2.93%) PMO
3 35 (2.85%) SLA
4 31 (2.52%) Data Quality
5 15 (1.22%) GDPR
6 12 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 9 (0.73%) IEC 61508
9 8 (0.65%) IEC 62304
9 8 (0.65%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.41%) Actionable Recommendations
12 4 (0.33%) COBIT
12 4 (0.33%) COSO
13 1 (0.081%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.081%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.081%) ISO 26262
13 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.081%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 34 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.22%) Docker
4 9 (0.73%) Firmware
5 8 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.41%) vSphere
8 4 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.33%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.33%) XenApp
9 3 (0.24%) Snort
10 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.081%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.081%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 27 (2.20%) SCCM
2 16 (1.30%) Puppet
3 15 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.98%) SCOM
5 9 (0.73%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.65%) QRadar
7 7 (0.57%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.49%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.41%) Ansible
9 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.16%) Nagios
12 2 (0.16%) Packer
12 2 (0.16%) Terraform
12 2 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 239 (19.45%) Microsoft
2 107 (8.71%) SAP
3 60 (4.88%) Oracle
4 48 (3.91%) Tableau
5 35 (2.85%) Google
6 26 (2.12%) Cisco
7 24 (1.95%) IBM
8 22 (1.79%) VMware
9 17 (1.38%) CheckPoint
9 17 (1.38%) Cognos
10 16 (1.30%) SolarWinds
11 12 (0.98%) Juniper
11 12 (0.98%) Remedy
12 11 (0.90%) Citrix
12 11 (0.90%) HP
12 11 (0.90%) ServiceNow
12 11 (0.90%) Workday
13 9 (0.73%) Capita
13 9 (0.73%) LANDesk
14 8 (0.65%) hybris