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to

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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 12 31 25
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,246 514 599
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.36% 6.30% 8.22%
As % of the General category 18.23% 12.13% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 769 384 507
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +20.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,375 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,196 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.57% -4.39% +5.00%

Analytical Skills is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,836 4,237 3,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 62.33% 51.94% 53.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,191 3,132 3,105
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,875 £33,751 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +9.41%
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +19 782 £50,000 +17.65% 76
East Midlands +21 459 £44,000 +10.00% 35
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 600 (48.15%) Problem-Solving
2 534 (42.86%) Social Skills
3 413 (33.15%) Agile
4 360 (28.89%) Degree
5 291 (23.35%) Microsoft
6 274 (21.99%) Finance
7 268 (21.51%) Azure
8 261 (20.95%) SQL
9 177 (14.21%) Python
10 168 (13.48%) Project Management
11 164 (13.16%) Self-Motivation
12 154 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 146 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
14 145 (11.64%) ITIL
15 137 (11.00%) DevOps
16 134 (10.75%) AWS
16 134 (10.75%) Automotive
17 132 (10.59%) Analytics
18 125 (10.03%) .NET
19 123 (9.87%) Decision-Making
20 121 (9.71%) Manufacturing
21 120 (9.63%) Power Platform
22 117 (9.39%) Data Analysis
23 115 (9.23%) Software Engineering
24 114 (9.15%) Microsoft Office
24 114 (9.15%) Windows
25 109 (8.75%) Java
26 107 (8.59%) SQL Server
27 106 (8.51%) C#
28 105 (8.43%) Scrum

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 29 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.09%) OpenStack
3 24 (1.93%) Umbraco
4 22 (1.77%) IIS
5 20 (1.61%) SAS
6 17 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (1.20%) Apache
7 15 (1.20%) Confluence
8 10 (0.80%) Apache Spark
8 10 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 9 (0.72%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.40%) Appian
11 3 (0.24%) Anypoint
11 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.16%) CMS
12 2 (0.16%) Drupal
12 2 (0.16%) PrestaShop
12 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.16%) WordPress
13 1 (0.080%) Mule
Applications
1 114 (9.15%) Microsoft Office
2 104 (8.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (2.33%) Simulink
5 19 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.80%) Abaqus
6 10 (0.80%) CATIA
7 8 (0.64%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.24%) SPSS
10 2 (0.16%) FileZilla
11 1 (0.080%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.56%) NetSuite
2 6 (0.48%) Exstream
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.40%) SAP HR
3 5 (0.40%) SAP Payroll
4 4 (0.32%) ENOVIA
5 3 (0.24%) assyst
5 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.24%) Magento
5 3 (0.24%) Shopify
5 3 (0.24%) TrackWise
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.16%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.080%) FastStats
7 1 (0.080%) HFM
7 1 (0.080%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 268 (21.51%) Azure
2 134 (10.75%) AWS
3 120 (9.63%) Power Platform
4 63 (5.06%) Microsoft 365
5 33 (2.65%) PaaS
6 30 (2.41%) PowerApps
7 26 (2.09%) SaaS
8 25 (2.01%) Azure Data Factory
9 22 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
10 21 (1.69%) Google Workspace
11 20 (1.61%) Smartsheet
12 19 (1.52%) OneDrive
13 17 (1.36%) Serverless
14 16 (1.28%) GitHub
15 15 (1.20%) Azure Synapse Analytics
16 12 (0.96%) GCP
17 10 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
18 7 (0.56%) Azure Logic Apps
18 7 (0.56%) Snowflake
19 6 (0.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 76 (6.10%) Firewall
2 39 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.17%) VPN
4 23 (1.85%) DNS
4 23 (1.85%) WAN
5 22 (1.77%) Internet
6 19 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (1.44%) WebEx
8 16 (1.28%) LAN
9 14 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
10 13 (1.04%) Ethernet
10 13 (1.04%) FTP
10 13 (1.04%) SSL
11 12 (0.96%) SAN
12 11 (0.88%) HTTP
12 11 (0.88%) VLAN
13 10 (0.80%) VoIP
13 10 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (0.72%) DHCP
14 9 (0.72%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 88 (7.06%) Power BI
3 71 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (3.45%) Data Lake
5 40 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (2.65%) NoSQL
7 31 (2.49%) Tableau
8 30 (2.41%) Relational Database
9 29 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 29 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 26 (2.09%) MySQL
11 26 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (1.77%) Big Data
13 19 (1.52%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.20%) Power Query
15 14 (1.12%) Cognos Impromptu
15 14 (1.12%) RDBMS
16 13 (1.04%) Hadoop
17 12 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 68 (5.46%) Rational DOORS
2 66 (5.30%) JIRA
3 61 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 46 (3.69%) Rational Rhapsody
5 43 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 38 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 29 (2.33%) Polyspace
8 27 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 13 (1.04%) Subversion
11 12 (0.96%) ProC
12 11 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (0.88%) Selenium
13 9 (0.72%) NUnit
14 6 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (0.40%) Artifactory
15 5 (0.40%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.40%) MSTest
15 5 (0.40%) SonarQube
16 4 (0.32%) gulp
General
1 534 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 274 (21.99%) Finance
3 134 (10.75%) Automotive
4 121 (9.71%) Manufacturing
5 100 (8.03%) Marketing
6 95 (7.62%) Public Sector
7 80 (6.42%) Law
8 79 (6.34%) Influencing Skills
9 67 (5.38%) Retail
10 56 (4.49%) Legal
11 49 (3.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 49 (3.93%) Organisational Skills
12 47 (3.77%) Presentation Skills
13 28 (2.25%) Banking
14 27 (2.17%) Documentation Skills
15 24 (1.93%) Aerospace
16 22 (1.77%) Local Government
17 17 (1.36%) Publishing
18 15 (1.20%) Investment Banking
19 13 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 258 (20.71%) Analyst
2 152 (12.20%) Developer
3 72 (5.78%) Architect
4 68 (5.46%) Software Engineer
5 59 (4.74%) Business Analyst
6 47 (3.77%) Data Engineer
7 45 (3.61%) Project Manager
8 42 (3.37%) Support Analyst
9 38 (3.05%) Senior Developer
10 37 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
11 34 (2.73%) Support Engineer
12 30 (2.41%) Data Analyst
13 29 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
14 28 (2.25%) Solutions Architect
14 28 (2.25%) Technical Support
14 28 (2.25%) Technical Support Engineer
15 27 (2.17%) Applications Support
16 26 (2.09%) .NET Developer
16 26 (2.09%) Security Architect
16 26 (2.09%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (10.03%) .NET
2 89 (7.14%) HTML
3 68 (5.46%) CSS
4 59 (4.74%) React
5 54 (4.33%) AngularJS
5 54 (4.33%) XML
6 47 (3.77%) RESTful
7 43 (3.45%) jQuery
8 40 (3.21%) Sass
9 39 (3.13%) JSON
10 37 (2.97%) HTML5
11 36 (2.89%) ASP.NET
11 36 (2.89%) REST
12 27 (2.17%) XSLT
13 25 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (1.93%) Semantic HTML
14 24 (1.93%) Web Services
15 21 (1.69%) Ajax
16 18 (1.44%) KnockoutJS
16 18 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 164 (13.16%) Self-Motivation
2 71 (5.70%) Management Information System
3 70 (5.62%) Driving Licence
4 51 (4.09%) User Experience
5 47 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 42 (3.37%) Analytical Mindset
7 38 (3.05%) Data Centre
8 25 (2.01%) Cyberthreat
9 20 (1.61%) NHS
10 18 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.44%) Virtual Team
11 17 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
12 16 (1.28%) Device Driver
13 13 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
13 13 (1.04%) IoT
14 11 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (0.88%) GNSS
14 11 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
15 10 (0.80%) Cloud Native
16 9 (0.72%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 114 (9.15%) Windows
2 72 (5.78%) Linux
3 32 (2.57%) Windows Server
4 25 (2.01%) Unix
5 24 (1.93%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.48%) Solaris
7 5 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.40%) SUSE
7 5 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.32%) Android
8 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.24%) VMS
10 2 (0.16%) MVS
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (48.15%) Problem-Solving
2 413 (33.15%) Agile
3 168 (13.48%) Project Management
4 154 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 146 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
6 145 (11.64%) ITIL
7 137 (11.00%) DevOps
8 132 (10.59%) Analytics
9 123 (9.87%) Decision-Making
10 117 (9.39%) Data Analysis
11 115 (9.23%) Software Engineering
12 105 (8.43%) Scrum
13 102 (8.19%) Mentoring
14 97 (7.78%) Change Management
15 96 (7.70%) Computer Science
16 93 (7.46%) Validation
17 83 (6.66%) Data Modelling
18 74 (5.94%) Collaborative Working
18 74 (5.94%) ETL
18 74 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (20.95%) SQL
2 177 (14.21%) Python
3 109 (8.75%) Java
4 106 (8.51%) C#
5 103 (8.27%) JavaScript
6 75 (6.02%) C
7 62 (4.98%) PowerShell
8 43 (3.45%) MATLAB
9 36 (2.89%) C++
10 33 (2.65%) T-SQL
11 26 (2.09%) PHP
12 23 (1.85%) R
13 18 (1.44%) Go
13 18 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.36%) Perl
15 16 (1.28%) VB
16 15 (1.20%) TypeScript
17 14 (1.12%) XAML
18 13 (1.04%) VBA
19 12 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 360 (28.89%) Degree
2 58 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 28 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (2.17%) CCNA
6 21 (1.69%) DBS Check
7 18 (1.44%) CISM
7 18 (1.44%) CISSP
8 17 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 17 (1.36%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (1.12%) CISA
11 12 (0.96%) ISTQB
12 11 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (0.80%) Master's Degree
14 9 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.56%) CWNA
15 7 (0.56%) ISEB
15 7 (0.56%) MCITP
15 7 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.70%) SLA
2 66 (5.30%) QA
3 33 (2.65%) GDPR
4 29 (2.33%) MISRA
5 19 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (1.44%) Data Quality
7 17 (1.36%) JSP 440
8 16 (1.28%) PMO
9 13 (1.04%) AUTOSAR
10 12 (0.96%) CDISC
10 12 (0.96%) PCI DSS
11 8 (0.64%) NIST
12 7 (0.56%) Accessibility
12 7 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
12 7 (0.56%) ISO 9001
13 4 (0.32%) HIPAA
13 4 (0.32%) PMBOK
14 3 (0.24%) GAMP
14 3 (0.24%) GMP
14 3 (0.24%) P3O
System Software
1 64 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 48 (3.85%) Docker
3 34 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.24%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.16%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 43 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 27 (2.17%) Terraform
3 19 (1.52%) Ansible
4 11 (0.88%) Grafana
4 11 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.88%) Prometheus
5 10 (0.80%) CASB
6 5 (0.40%) HP Fortify
6 5 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.40%) Packer
7 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.24%) Rancher
7 3 (0.24%) SCOM
7 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.16%) Cisco CME
8 2 (0.16%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.080%) Control-M
9 1 (0.080%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 291 (23.35%) Microsoft
2 76 (6.10%) IBM
3 55 (4.41%) Oracle
4 54 (4.33%) VMware
5 44 (3.53%) SAP
6 36 (2.89%) Cisco
7 32 (2.57%) Citrix
8 30 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (2.17%) Google
10 22 (1.77%) Databricks
10 22 (1.77%) SolarWinds
11 19 (1.52%) Palo Alto
12 18 (1.44%) NEC
12 18 (1.44%) Northgate
12 18 (1.44%) ServiceNow
13 15 (1.20%) Splunk
14 14 (1.12%) Apple
15 13 (1.04%) QNX
16 10 (0.80%) Meraki
16 10 (0.80%) Red Hat