Period
to 9 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 35 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,444 1,864 2,225
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.91% 6.98% 7.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.55% 19.14% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,149 1,406 1,747
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,950 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7,388 9,739 11,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.35% 36.44% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,797 7,444 9,053
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the South East

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in the South East

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in the South East over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the South East

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the South East region over the 6 months to 9 April 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
Thames Valley +2 562 £55,000 +19.57% 68
Hampshire +16 395 £45,000 - 38
Berkshire -1 352 £55,000 +15.79% 25
Surrey +4 241 £52,500 +10.53% 15
Buckinghamshire +5 127 £60,000 +50.00% 24
West Sussex -7 100 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Oxfordshire -4 83 £42,500 -15.00% 19
East Sussex -15 79 £39,500 -7.06% 8
Kent +3 62 £33,750 -10.00% 13
Middlesex +2 5 £25,000 -58.33%
Sussex +1 4 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 679 (47.02%) Problem-Solving
2 423 (29.29%) SQL
3 379 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
4 327 (22.65%) Degree
5 296 (20.50%) Microsoft
6 283 (19.60%) Finance
7 206 (14.27%) Project Management
8 202 (13.99%) Windows
9 188 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
10 180 (12.47%) SQL Server
11 172 (11.91%) C#
12 169 (11.70%) Linux
13 165 (11.43%) Analytics
14 157 (10.87%) Python
15 153 (10.60%) Microsoft Excel
16 148 (10.25%) Java
17 144 (9.97%) .NET
18 136 (9.42%) Data Analysis
19 133 (9.21%) JavaScript
19 133 (9.21%) Oracle
20 126 (8.73%) Microsoft Office
21 125 (8.66%) HTML
22 124 (8.59%) Computer Science
23 123 (8.52%) Analytical Thinking
24 121 (8.38%) Software Engineering
25 118 (8.17%) Web Services
26 114 (7.89%) Mentoring
27 111 (7.69%) Git (software)
28 109 (7.55%) Azure
29 108 (7.48%) ITIL

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 41 (2.84%) IIS
2 36 (2.49%) SharePoint
3 27 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (1.73%) Apache
4 25 (1.73%) Confluence
5 24 (1.66%) Apache Spark
6 16 (1.11%) SAS
6 16 (1.11%) WebLogic
7 14 (0.97%) CICS
8 12 (0.83%) MS Exchange
8 12 (0.83%) Skype for Business
9 11 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (0.62%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.55%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.42%) ThingWorx
14 5 (0.35%) Jupyter
14 5 (0.35%) nginx
14 5 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 153 (10.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 126 (8.73%) Microsoft Office
3 52 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (2.01%) Microsoft Project
5 28 (1.94%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.90%) SPSS
7 6 (0.42%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.28%) Figma
8 4 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.28%) Sketch
9 3 (0.21%) Simulink
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.14%) Avid Media Composer
10 2 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.069%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.069%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.069%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 41 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.04%) Magento
3 11 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.55%) Workday HCM
5 6 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.42%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.35%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.35%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.28%) FastStats
7 4 (0.28%) Unica
8 3 (0.21%) assyst
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 109 (7.55%) Azure
2 103 (7.13%) Power Platform
3 81 (5.61%) AWS
4 65 (4.50%) Office 365
5 61 (4.22%) SaaS
6 16 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
7 13 (0.90%) AdWords
7 13 (0.90%) Google Analytics
8 11 (0.76%) GitHub
9 10 (0.69%) Serverless
10 8 (0.55%) GCP
10 8 (0.55%) PowerApps
10 8 (0.55%) Slack
11 7 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.35%) Amazon Cognito
12 5 (0.35%) Azure LUIS
12 5 (0.35%) Dialogflow
13 4 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.28%) Responsys
13 4 (0.28%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.92%) Internet
2 68 (4.71%) Firewall
3 51 (3.53%) LAN
3 51 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 46 (3.19%) WAN
5 42 (2.91%) BGP
6 39 (2.70%) DNS
6 39 (2.70%) VPN
7 31 (2.15%) OSPF
8 30 (2.08%) VoIP
9 22 (1.52%) SSL
10 21 (1.45%) Network Security
11 18 (1.25%) DHCP
11 18 (1.25%) VLAN
12 13 (0.90%) IPsec
12 13 (0.90%) Skype
13 12 (0.83%) MPLS
13 12 (0.83%) ZigBee
14 11 (0.76%) HTTP
14 11 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 103 (7.13%) Power BI
3 75 (5.19%) Big Data
4 71 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (2.77%) Data Lake
9 33 (2.29%) Relational Database
10 28 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
11 27 (1.87%) QlikView
12 25 (1.73%) DB2
13 24 (1.66%) MySQL
13 24 (1.66%) Oracle Database
14 23 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
15 21 (1.45%) Hadoop
16 19 (1.32%) MongoDB
17 17 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
18 16 (1.11%) Data Mining
19 12 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 111 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 68 (4.71%) JIRA
3 48 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (2.29%) Visual Studio
5 28 (1.94%) Jenkins
6 26 (1.80%) Subversion
7 24 (1.66%) Selenium
8 17 (1.18%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.04%) Eclipse RCP
10 8 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (0.48%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.42%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.42%) JUnit
12 6 (0.42%) Maven
12 6 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.42%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.42%) webpack
13 5 (0.35%) Android Studio
13 5 (0.35%) LSMW
General
1 283 (19.60%) Finance
2 100 (6.93%) Marketing
3 98 (6.79%) Retail
4 79 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 76 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 51 (3.53%) Legal
7 38 (2.63%) Law
8 33 (2.29%) Public Sector
9 27 (1.87%) Back Office
10 24 (1.66%) Military
11 14 (0.97%) Banking
12 11 (0.76%) Billing
12 11 (0.76%) Electronics
13 10 (0.69%) Games
14 8 (0.55%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.42%) Local Government
15 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.35%) Advertising
16 5 (0.35%) Automotive
17 4 (0.28%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 342 (23.68%) Analyst
2 249 (17.24%) Developer
3 94 (6.51%) Architect
4 83 (5.75%) Data Analyst
5 66 (4.57%) Software Engineer
6 65 (4.50%) Project Manager
7 53 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 48 (3.32%) Business Analyst
9 45 (3.12%) Senior Developer
10 43 (2.98%) Network Engineer
11 41 (2.84%) Support Engineer
12 38 (2.63%) Consultant
13 36 (2.49%) Software Developer
14 34 (2.35%) Product Owner
15 32 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
15 32 (2.22%) Support Analyst
16 30 (2.08%) C# Developer
16 30 (2.08%) Java Developer
17 29 (2.01%) Junior
18 28 (1.94%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (9.97%) .NET
2 125 (8.66%) HTML
3 118 (8.17%) Web Services
4 81 (5.61%) CSS
5 67 (4.64%) AngularJS
6 56 (3.88%) REST
7 44 (3.05%) .NET Framework
8 41 (2.84%) Middleware
9 34 (2.35%) SOAP
10 33 (2.29%) HTML5
11 31 (2.15%) ASP.NET
12 30 (2.08%) jQuery
12 30 (2.08%) XML
13 26 (1.80%) RESTful
14 25 (1.73%) Spring
15 22 (1.52%) XSLT
16 20 (1.39%) React
17 19 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (1.32%) Sass
18 17 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 95 (6.58%) Management Information System
2 93 (6.44%) Self-Motivation
3 47 (3.25%) User Experience
4 43 (2.98%) Data Centre
5 37 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 27 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 22 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
9 20 (1.39%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.39%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.32%) Driving Licence
10 19 (1.32%) Tandem
11 17 (1.18%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.04%) Reinsurance
13 14 (0.97%) Virtual Team
14 13 (0.90%) PMI
14 13 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 12 (0.83%) Replication
16 11 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 202 (13.99%) Windows
2 169 (11.70%) Linux
3 85 (5.89%) Unix
4 46 (3.19%) Windows 10
5 43 (2.98%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.04%) Android
8 13 (0.90%) AIX
9 11 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.62%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.62%) Solaris
11 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
12 6 (0.42%) Debian
12 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.35%) MVS
13 5 (0.35%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.28%) CentOS
15 3 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.21%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 679 (47.02%) Problem-Solving
2 379 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (14.27%) Project Management
4 188 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
5 165 (11.43%) Analytics
6 136 (9.42%) Data Analysis
7 124 (8.59%) Computer Science
8 123 (8.52%) Analytical Thinking
9 121 (8.38%) Software Engineering
10 114 (7.89%) Mentoring
11 108 (7.48%) ITIL
12 101 (6.99%) Visualisation
13 97 (6.72%) DevOps
14 94 (6.51%) CRM
15 92 (6.37%) Data Modelling
16 91 (6.30%) SDLC
17 89 (6.16%) Scrum
18 86 (5.96%) Decision-Making
19 84 (5.82%) ETL
20 83 (5.75%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 423 (29.29%) SQL
2 172 (11.91%) C#
3 157 (10.87%) Python
4 148 (10.25%) Java
5 133 (9.21%) JavaScript
6 85 (5.89%) C
7 84 (5.82%) T-SQL
8 62 (4.29%) C++
9 54 (3.74%) PL/SQL
10 37 (2.56%) PHP
11 36 (2.49%) PowerShell
12 27 (1.87%) VB.NET
13 25 (1.73%) COBOL
14 24 (1.66%) VBA
15 23 (1.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 22 (1.52%) R
17 17 (1.18%) TypeScript
18 16 (1.11%) Shell Script
19 15 (1.04%) Bash Shell
20 12 (0.83%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 327 (22.65%) Degree
2 95 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 67 (4.64%) SC Cleared
4 44 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (2.35%) CCNA
7 30 (2.08%) PMI Certification
8 23 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (1.39%) PMP
10 19 (1.32%) CCNP
11 18 (1.25%) ISTQB
11 18 (1.25%) Master's Degree
11 18 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (1.11%) CISSP
12 16 (1.11%) ISEB
13 14 (0.97%) DBS Check
14 13 (0.90%) PhD
15 12 (0.83%) MCSA
15 12 (0.83%) MCSE
15 12 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (5.54%) QA
2 47 (3.25%) SLA
3 30 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 26 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (1.25%) PMO
6 12 (0.83%) GAAP
6 12 (0.83%) GDPR
7 10 (0.69%) COBIT
7 10 (0.69%) ISO 22301
7 10 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 10 (0.69%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.28%) GAMP
10 3 (0.21%) GMP
10 3 (0.21%) NIST
11 2 (0.14%) BS7799
11 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.069%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.069%) PSD2
System Software
1 76 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 50 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (2.29%) Docker
4 13 (0.90%) BitLocker
4 13 (0.90%) vSphere
5 12 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.69%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.55%) Kamailio
8 8 (0.55%) XenApp
9 6 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.42%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.35%) VMware NSX
11 4 (0.28%) KVM
12 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.14%) NFS
13 2 (0.14%) vCloud
14 1 (0.069%) Apache Flume
14 1 (0.069%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (1.11%) Ansible
2 14 (0.97%) SCCM
3 11 (0.76%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.55%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (0.48%) Puppet
6 6 (0.42%) Nagios
6 6 (0.42%) Terraform
7 5 (0.35%) HP ALM
7 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.21%) logstash
8 3 (0.21%) WSUS
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.14%) Kibana
9 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 296 (20.50%) Microsoft
2 133 (9.21%) Oracle
3 71 (4.92%) VMware
4 64 (4.43%) Cisco
5 57 (3.95%) Tableau
6 48 (3.32%) SAP
7 40 (2.77%) Google
8 35 (2.42%) Juniper
9 33 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (2.22%) HP
11 30 (2.08%) Citrix
12 23 (1.59%) Alteryx
12 23 (1.59%) IBM
12 23 (1.59%) Red Hat
12 23 (1.59%) Remedy
13 21 (1.45%) Automation Anywhere
13 21 (1.45%) Blue Prism
13 21 (1.45%) UiPath
14 20 (1.39%) Cadence
14 20 (1.39%) Teradata