Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 31 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 682 1,894 2,054
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.20% 7.20% 6.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.27% 19.83% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 550 1,357 1,680
Median annual salary £51,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.87% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,950 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,250 £67,500
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 3,948 9,550 10,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.86% 36.29% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,118 7,205 8,613
Median annual salary £51,518 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.04% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,150 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,346 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.10% +1.61% +5.00%

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 10 August 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 10 August 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 -9 246 £55,000 +10.00% 28
Hampshire +3 191 £47,500 - 17
Berkshire -5 150 £60,000 +20.00% 15
Surrey -3 104 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Buckinghamshire -2 65 £54,250 +27.65% 6
West Sussex -18 51 £45,000 +21.62% 5
East Sussex -4 49 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Oxfordshire -11 33 £42,500 -19.05% 7
Kent +17 32 £32,000 -14.67% 4
Middlesex -2 9 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Sussex +4 1 £30,000 -
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 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.

1 347 (50.88%) Problem-Solving
2 218 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (27.27%) SQL
4 144 (21.11%) Degree
5 117 (17.16%) Microsoft
6 108 (15.84%) Finance
7 98 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
8 93 (13.64%) Analytics
9 88 (12.90%) Project Management
10 86 (12.61%) Windows
11 80 (11.73%) Python
12 77 (11.29%) Azure
13 75 (11.00%) C#
14 71 (10.41%) SQL Server
15 69 (10.12%) JavaScript
16 68 (9.97%) HTML
17 67 (9.82%) Data Analysis
18 65 (9.53%) Java
19 64 (9.38%) Web Services
19 64 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
20 63 (9.24%) Migration
20 63 (9.24%) Linux
21 61 (8.94%) Oracle
22 59 (8.65%) Microsoft Excel
23 57 (8.36%) Microsoft Office
24 56 (8.21%) Decision-Making
25 55 (8.06%) Analytical Thinking
25 55 (8.06%) Power Platform
25 55 (8.06%) Git (software)
26 54 (7.92%) Security Cleared

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 26 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.35%) Apache Spark
3 15 (2.20%) Confluence
4 11 (1.61%) Apache
4 11 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.47%) SAS
6 9 (1.32%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.03%) IIS
8 6 (0.88%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.73%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.59%) Apache Synapse
10 4 (0.59%) JBoss
10 4 (0.59%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.59%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.44%) nginx
11 3 (0.44%) ThingWorx
12 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.29%) K2 blackpearl
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 59 (8.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (8.36%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (2.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.17%) SPSS
7 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.44%) Simulink
8 2 (0.29%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.15%) InDesign
9 1 (0.15%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.32%) NetSuite
3 7 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.03%) Magento
3 7 (1.03%) Workday HCM
4 6 (0.88%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.73%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.73%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.44%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.29%) Maximo
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.15%) SAP LE
9 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 77 (11.29%) Azure
2 55 (8.06%) Power Platform
3 48 (7.04%) AWS
4 44 (6.45%) Office 365
5 25 (3.67%) SaaS
6 15 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.61%) PowerApps
8 7 (1.03%) GCP
8 7 (1.03%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.88%) Serverless
10 5 (0.73%) Boomi
10 5 (0.73%) PaaS
11 4 (0.59%) AdWords
11 4 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.59%) Power Automate
12 3 (0.44%) Azure Functions
12 3 (0.44%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.55%) Internet
1 31 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 27 (3.96%) Firewall
3 19 (2.79%) Skype
3 19 (2.79%) WAN
4 17 (2.49%) BGP
4 17 (2.49%) OSPF
5 14 (2.05%) LAN
6 12 (1.76%) DNS
7 10 (1.47%) NetScreen
7 10 (1.47%) VoIP
8 8 (1.17%) VLAN
9 7 (1.03%) DHCP
9 7 (1.03%) HTTP
9 7 (1.03%) Structured Cabling
9 7 (1.03%) VPN
10 6 (0.88%) RTP
10 6 (0.88%) SMTP
10 6 (0.88%) SSL
10 6 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 51 (7.48%) Power BI
3 35 (5.13%) Big Data
4 33 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (2.79%) Data Lake
7 17 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (2.35%) QlikView
9 14 (2.05%) Hadoop
9 14 (2.05%) MySQL
10 13 (1.91%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.47%) Data Mining
12 10 (1.47%) MongoDB
12 10 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.17%) OLAP
14 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database
15 7 (1.03%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 55 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 32 (4.69%) JIRA
3 23 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.20%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.91%) JUnit
6 12 (1.76%) Android Studio
6 12 (1.76%) Gradle
6 12 (1.76%) Mockito
7 11 (1.61%) Subversion
8 8 (1.17%) Selenium
8 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.73%) git-flow
10 5 (0.73%) LSMW
11 4 (0.59%) JMeter
11 4 (0.59%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.44%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.44%) Protractor
12 3 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 108 (15.84%) Finance
2 54 (7.92%) Retail
3 47 (6.89%) Marketing
4 45 (6.60%) Manufacturing
5 32 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 26 (3.81%) Legal
7 23 (3.37%) Military
8 15 (2.20%) Law
9 13 (1.91%) Back Office
10 12 (1.76%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.47%) Public Sector
12 8 (1.17%) Electronics
12 8 (1.17%) Games
13 7 (1.03%) Banking
13 7 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.73%) Police
15 3 (0.44%) Advertising
15 3 (0.44%) Local Government
15 3 (0.44%) Publishing
15 3 (0.44%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 194 (28.45%) Analyst
2 88 (12.90%) Developer
3 58 (8.50%) Data Analyst
4 40 (5.87%) Business Analyst
5 38 (5.57%) Architect
6 36 (5.28%) Project Manager
7 26 (3.81%) Junior
8 23 (3.37%) Software Engineer
9 20 (2.93%) Consultant
9 20 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
10 19 (2.79%) Data Engineer
11 18 (2.64%) IT Support
12 17 (2.49%) Network Engineer
13 16 (2.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 16 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (2.35%) Support Analyst
14 15 (2.20%) Applications Support
14 15 (2.20%) Operations Analyst
14 15 (2.20%) Product Manager
14 15 (2.20%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (9.97%) HTML
2 64 (9.38%) Web Services
3 54 (7.92%) .NET
4 43 (6.30%) CSS
5 38 (5.57%) AngularJS
6 32 (4.69%) REST
7 23 (3.37%) HTML5
8 22 (3.23%) jQuery
8 22 (3.23%) XML
9 18 (2.64%) JSON
10 17 (2.49%) XSLT
11 14 (2.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (1.91%) .NET Framework
12 13 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (1.91%) RESTful
13 12 (1.76%) Material Design
13 12 (1.76%) OAuth
14 11 (1.61%) GraphQL
14 11 (1.61%) Protocol Buffers
14 11 (1.61%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.28%) Management Information System
2 33 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
3 29 (4.25%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.37%) User Experience
5 14 (2.05%) Data Structures
6 13 (1.91%) Algorithms
6 13 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
7 11 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (1.47%) Driving Licence
8 10 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.47%) PMI
9 9 (1.32%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.17%) CCTV
10 8 (1.17%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.03%) EMV
12 6 (0.88%) AS400
12 6 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 86 (12.61%) Windows
2 63 (9.24%) Linux
3 35 (5.13%) Unix
4 22 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 18 (2.64%) Windows Server
6 16 (2.35%) Android
7 7 (1.03%) AIX
7 7 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.73%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.59%) Solaris
11 3 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.29%) CentOS
12 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.15%) FreeRTOS
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (50.88%) Problem-Solving
2 218 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (13.64%) Analytics
5 88 (12.90%) Project Management
6 67 (9.82%) Data Analysis
7 64 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 63 (9.24%) Migration
9 56 (8.21%) Decision-Making
10 55 (8.06%) Analytical Thinking
11 54 (7.92%) ETL
11 54 (7.92%) Visualisation
12 52 (7.62%) ITIL
12 52 (7.62%) Mentoring
13 50 (7.33%) Requirements Gathering
14 49 (7.18%) DevOps
15 48 (7.04%) Scrum
16 47 (6.89%) Computer Science
17 45 (6.60%) Software Engineering
18 43 (6.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 186 (27.27%) SQL
2 80 (11.73%) Python
3 75 (11.00%) C#
4 69 (10.12%) JavaScript
5 65 (9.53%) Java
6 42 (6.16%) C++
7 36 (5.28%) C
8 34 (4.99%) T-SQL
9 21 (3.08%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.64%) R
11 16 (2.35%) VB.NET
12 15 (2.20%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.91%) PHP
14 12 (1.76%) Kotlin
15 8 (1.17%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.03%) Java 8
16 7 (1.03%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.88%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.73%) Apple Swift
18 5 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 144 (21.11%) Degree
2 54 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 43 (6.30%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (2.35%) CCNA
7 13 (1.91%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.91%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.76%) CCNP
9 11 (1.61%) JNCIA
9 11 (1.61%) JNCIS
9 11 (1.61%) Master's Degree
10 10 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (1.17%) ISEB
12 7 (1.03%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.73%) A+ Certification
13 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 4 (0.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.57%) QA
2 16 (2.35%) SLA
3 13 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.91%) GDPR
3 13 (1.91%) PMO
4 11 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.32%) GAAP
6 6 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.44%) NIST
9 2 (0.29%) COBIT
9 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) GMP
10 1 (0.15%) Good Clinical Practice
10 1 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 37 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.17%) Docker
4 5 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.59%) BitLocker
6 3 (0.44%) vSphere
7 2 (0.29%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.29%) KVM
7 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.15%) XenApp
8 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.03%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.88%) HP ALM
2 6 (0.88%) SCCM
3 5 (0.73%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.29%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.29%) Kibana
6 2 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.29%) Terraform
6 2 (0.29%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.15%) Ansible
7 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) Control-M
7 1 (0.15%) logstash
7 1 (0.15%) MOM
7 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 117 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.94%) Oracle
3 45 (6.60%) Tableau
4 31 (4.55%) Cisco
5 30 (4.40%) SAP
6 25 (3.67%) Google
7 18 (2.64%) Alteryx
8 17 (2.49%) VMware
9 16 (2.35%) Automation Anywhere
9 16 (2.35%) Blue Prism
9 16 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (2.35%) UiPath
10 15 (2.20%) Cadence
10 15 (2.20%) Teradata
11 11 (1.61%) Brocade
11 11 (1.61%) HP
11 11 (1.61%) Juniper
12 10 (1.47%) Foundry
13 9 (1.32%) Xamarin
14 8 (1.17%) Workday