Period
to 21 January 2021

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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 378 844 1,052
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.79% 8.00% 8.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.89% 20.52% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 320 714 744
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £71,325 £69,475 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 2,001 4,113 4,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.95% 38.98% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,540 3,315 3,402
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,429
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.62% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 21 January 2021.

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 21 January 2021. 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 -8 255 £45,000 +5.88% 70
East Midlands -4 123 £41,500 -7.78% 48
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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.

1 194 (51.32%) Problem-Solving
2 109 (28.84%) SQL
3 105 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 103 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (22.49%) Azure
6 80 (21.16%) Degree
7 79 (20.90%) Windows
8 69 (18.25%) Finance
9 60 (15.87%) Analytics
10 58 (15.34%) SQL Server
11 48 (12.70%) Python
11 48 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
12 46 (12.17%) Power Platform
13 44 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
14 43 (11.38%) Power BI
15 42 (11.11%) C#
15 42 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 39 (10.32%) Git (software)
17 37 (9.79%) Java
17 37 (9.79%) Microsoft Office
18 35 (9.26%) JavaScript
18 35 (9.26%) PowerShell
18 35 (9.26%) Computer Science
19 34 (8.99%) Microsoft Excel
19 34 (8.99%) Linux
19 34 (8.99%) Decision-Making
20 33 (8.73%) Scrum
21 31 (8.20%) Information Security
21 31 (8.20%) ITIL
22 30 (7.94%) Change Management

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 16 (4.23%) Confluence
2 14 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.59%) CMS
3 6 (1.59%) Sitefinity
4 5 (1.32%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.06%) IIS
6 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.79%) WordPress
7 2 (0.53%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.26%) Drupal
8 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (9.79%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (8.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.79%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.53%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.53%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.53%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.53%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.26%) JDE World
4 1 (0.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 85 (22.49%) Azure
2 46 (12.17%) Power Platform
3 28 (7.41%) Office 365
3 28 (7.41%) SaaS
4 26 (6.88%) AWS
5 9 (2.38%) PaaS
6 5 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.32%) Azure Data Factory
6 5 (1.32%) GCP
7 4 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.06%) GitHub
7 4 (1.06%) iPaaS
7 4 (1.06%) npm
7 4 (1.06%) Serverless
8 3 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.79%) AWS CodeBuild
8 3 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.79%) Boomi
8 3 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.79%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.67%) Firewall
2 14 (3.70%) DNS
3 13 (3.44%) Network Security
4 12 (3.17%) SAN
5 11 (2.91%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.12%) VLAN
6 8 (2.12%) VoIP
7 7 (1.85%) BGP
7 7 (1.85%) DHCP
7 7 (1.85%) Internet
7 7 (1.85%) OSPF
7 7 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (1.59%) HSRP
8 6 (1.59%) LAN
9 5 (1.32%) HTTP
9 5 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.06%) SNMP
10 4 (1.06%) VPN
10 4 (1.06%) WAN
10 4 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.34%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.38%) Power BI
3 27 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.17%) Tableau
9 8 (2.12%) Big Data
9 8 (2.12%) MySQL
10 6 (1.59%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.32%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.06%) SQLite
13 3 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (10.32%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.76%) JIRA
3 17 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (1.85%) Selenium
6 6 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.32%) ERwin
8 4 (1.06%) Cypress.io
8 4 (1.06%) git-flow
8 4 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.06%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.06%) Xcode
9 3 (0.79%) gulp
9 3 (0.79%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.79%) jspm
10 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.53%) MSTest
10 2 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 69 (18.25%) Finance
2 26 (6.88%) Public Sector
3 19 (5.03%) Marketing
4 11 (2.91%) Publishing
4 11 (2.91%) Retail
5 9 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.85%) Electronics
7 6 (1.59%) Billing
8 5 (1.32%) Back Office
9 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.79%) Automotive
10 3 (0.79%) Games
10 3 (0.79%) Legal
11 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.53%) French Language
11 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Military
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 113 (29.89%) Analyst
2 74 (19.58%) Developer
3 32 (8.47%) Support Analyst
4 28 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 25 (6.61%) Applications Support
6 23 (6.08%) Applications Support Analyst
7 20 (5.29%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (5.03%) Software Engineer
9 17 (4.50%) Software Developer
10 15 (3.97%) Senior Developer
11 14 (3.70%) Project Leader
12 13 (3.44%) Full Stack Developer
12 13 (3.44%) IT Analyst
13 12 (3.17%) .NET Developer
13 12 (3.17%) Architect
13 12 (3.17%) Junior
13 12 (3.17%) Platform Engineer
13 12 (3.17%) Python Engineer
13 12 (3.17%) Senior Platform Engineer
14 10 (2.65%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.41%) .NET
2 24 (6.35%) HTML
3 23 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (6.08%) CSS
4 22 (5.82%) AngularJS
5 18 (4.76%) WCF
6 15 (3.97%) jQuery
6 15 (3.97%) React
7 13 (3.44%) .NET Framework
8 12 (3.17%) RESTful
9 10 (2.65%) HTML5
9 10 (2.65%) REST
10 9 (2.38%) ASP.NET
10 9 (2.38%) Entity Framework
10 9 (2.38%) Sass
10 9 (2.38%) WinForms
11 8 (2.12%) .NET Core
11 8 (2.12%) Regular Expression
11 8 (2.12%) WPF
12 5 (1.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.82%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 19 (5.03%) Analytical Mindset
4 18 (4.76%) User Experience
5 11 (2.91%) Data Structures
5 11 (2.91%) Replication
6 10 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.85%) Clustering
7 7 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (1.85%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.59%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.06%) iPad
9 4 (1.06%) VHDL
9 4 (1.06%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.79%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.79%) SCADA
11 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.53%) Social Media
11 2 (0.53%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 79 (20.90%) Windows
2 34 (8.99%) Linux
3 22 (5.82%) Unix
4 20 (5.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.06%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.06%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.79%) Android
9 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (51.32%) Problem-Solving
2 103 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (15.87%) Analytics
4 48 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
5 44 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (9.26%) Computer Science
8 34 (8.99%) Decision-Making
9 33 (8.73%) Scrum
10 31 (8.20%) Information Security
10 31 (8.20%) ITIL
11 30 (7.94%) Change Management
12 28 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
13 26 (6.88%) Service Management
13 26 (6.88%) User Stories
14 25 (6.61%) Project Delivery
14 25 (6.61%) Project Management
14 25 (6.61%) SDLC
15 24 (6.35%) DevOps
16 23 (6.08%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 109 (28.84%) SQL
2 48 (12.70%) Python
3 42 (11.11%) C#
4 37 (9.79%) Java
5 35 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 35 (9.26%) PowerShell
6 26 (6.88%) T-SQL
7 21 (5.56%) Perl
8 18 (4.76%) C++
9 15 (3.97%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.85%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.85%) C
10 7 (1.85%) PHP
10 7 (1.85%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.85%) VBA
11 4 (1.06%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.06%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.06%) R
11 4 (1.06%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.79%) ES6
Qualifications
1 80 (21.16%) Degree
2 28 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.88%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (3.70%) CCNP
6 12 (3.17%) DV Cleared
7 11 (2.91%) CISSP
7 11 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (2.38%) MCSE
8 9 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.12%) MCSA
10 7 (1.85%) CSPO
11 5 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.06%) CCNA
12 4 (1.06%) CISM
12 4 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.79%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.79%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.97%) QA
2 12 (3.17%) GDPR
3 8 (2.12%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.85%) GPG13
4 7 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.59%) PMO
6 3 (0.79%) NIST
7 2 (0.53%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.53%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.53%) SLA
8 1 (0.26%) Basel III
8 1 (0.26%) COREP
8 1 (0.26%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.26%) IFRS
8 1 (0.26%) P3O
8 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.50%) Docker
4 10 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.38%) BitLocker
5 9 (2.38%) Firmware
6 7 (1.85%) vSphere
6 7 (1.85%) XenApp
7 4 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.53%) HDFS
8 2 (0.53%) KVM
8 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (3.70%) SCCM
2 11 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (1.32%) CSIRT
5 4 (1.06%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.06%) MIIS
5 4 (1.06%) SELinux
5 4 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.06%) Terraform
6 3 (0.79%) Nagios
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.53%) WSUS
8 1 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 105 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.14%) Oracle
3 25 (6.61%) VMware
4 20 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (4.50%) TOWER Software
6 15 (3.97%) Cisco
6 15 (3.97%) Dell
7 12 (3.17%) HP
7 12 (3.17%) IBM
7 12 (3.17%) Tanium
8 11 (2.91%) Symantec
9 10 (2.65%) SAP
10 9 (2.38%) Cadence
10 9 (2.38%) FireEye
10 9 (2.38%) McAfee
11 8 (2.12%) Citrix
11 8 (2.12%) Google
11 8 (2.12%) Veeam
12 7 (1.85%) Apple
12 7 (1.85%) SolarWinds