Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 27 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 2186 2612 3795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.21% 7.47% 8.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% 19.35% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 2066 3073
South East median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.14% +3.53% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11658 13498 16930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.44% 38.59% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9566 11125 13742
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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
Thames Valley -1 953 £42,500 -5.56% 39
Berkshire +5 551 £42,500 -15.00% 18
Surrey -12 389 £45,000 - 18
Hampshire -18 347 £40,000 +6.67% 20
Buckinghamshire +2 233 £41,000 -3.53% 12
West Sussex +33 202 £45,000 -1.10% 7
East Sussex +10 181 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Oxfordshire -12 169 £42,500 -8.11% 9
Kent -3 80 £37,500 -1.32% 1
Middlesex +14 19 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Sussex - 8 £50,000 -
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 706 (32.30%) SQL
2 578 (26.44%) Degree
3 540 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
4 442 (20.22%) Finance
5 435 (19.90%) Microsoft
6 321 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
7 282 (12.90%) Computer Science
8 279 (12.76%) Java
9 278 (12.72%) SQL Server
10 277 (12.67%) Windows
11 272 (12.44%) C#
12 250 (11.44%) .NET
13 244 (11.16%) Microsoft Excel
14 238 (10.89%) JavaScript
15 226 (10.34%) Project Management
16 219 (10.02%) Marketing
17 215 (9.84%) SDLC
18 212 (9.70%) HTML
19 204 (9.33%) Oracle
19 204 (9.33%) Test Automation
19 204 (9.33%) Analytics
20 203 (9.29%) Linux
21 194 (8.87%) SAP
22 176 (8.05%) CSS
23 168 (7.69%) Python
24 158 (7.23%) QA
25 155 (7.09%) Web Services
26 154 (7.04%) Manufacturing
27 147 (6.72%) ITIL
28 145 (6.63%) ASP.NET

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 51 (2.33%) SAS
2 49 (2.24%) SharePoint
3 30 (1.37%) IIS
4 24 (1.10%) Apache
4 24 (1.10%) Apache Spark
4 24 (1.10%) CMS
5 22 (1.01%) MS Exchange
6 16 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
7 14 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 11 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.32%) nginx
10 7 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.32%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.23%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 244 (11.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 106 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
3 83 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 67 (3.06%) MS Visio
5 64 (2.93%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.37%) SPSS
9 5 (0.23%) Simulink
10 4 (0.18%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.091%) Abaqus
12 2 (0.091%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.091%) InDesign
12 2 (0.091%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.046%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 48 (2.20%) SAP FI
2 44 (2.01%) SAP CO
2 44 (2.01%) SAP FI/CO
3 32 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 30 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
5 28 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.55%) SAP ERP
7 11 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
8 10 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.41%) SAP CRM
10 8 (0.37%) SAP MM
10 8 (0.37%) SAP PM
10 8 (0.37%) SAP PP
11 7 (0.32%) NetSuite
11 7 (0.32%) SAP PLM
11 7 (0.32%) SAP PS
11 7 (0.32%) SAP VC
12 6 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
13 5 (0.23%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 93 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (3.84%) SaaS
3 60 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (2.56%) Office 365
5 33 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (1.33%) Google Analytics
7 18 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
8 15 (0.69%) IaaS
9 13 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (0.59%) PaaS
10 10 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
11 8 (0.37%) npm
12 7 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.32%) FinancialForce
13 5 (0.23%) AdWords
13 5 (0.23%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.18%) GitHub
14 4 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 103 (4.71%) Firewall
2 58 (2.65%) DNS
3 53 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 50 (2.29%) Internet
5 46 (2.10%) WAN
6 37 (1.69%) VoIP
7 32 (1.46%) DHCP
8 25 (1.14%) HTTP
9 24 (1.10%) LAN
9 24 (1.10%) MPLS
10 23 (1.05%) BGP
10 23 (1.05%) VPN
11 22 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
12 20 (0.91%) VLAN
13 19 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (0.82%) OSPF
14 18 (0.82%) SSL
15 16 (0.73%) RIP
16 15 (0.69%) SAN
17 13 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 143 (6.54%) Relational Database
3 86 (3.93%) Big Data
4 81 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
6 68 (3.11%) MySQL
6 68 (3.11%) QlikView
7 62 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
8 56 (2.56%) Power BI
9 49 (2.24%) Data Mining
10 47 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 44 (2.01%) Hadoop
12 35 (1.60%) MS Access
13 34 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 32 (1.46%) Apache Hive
15 31 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
16 30 (1.37%) NoSQL
17 28 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
18 21 (0.96%) Qlik Sense
19 20 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 125 (5.72%) Git (software)
2 112 (5.12%) Visual Studio
3 71 (3.25%) JIRA
4 62 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 58 (2.65%) Selenium
6 46 (2.10%) Subversion
7 38 (1.74%) JMeter
8 36 (1.65%) Jenkins
9 33 (1.51%) WebDriver
10 32 (1.46%) SoapUI
11 25 (1.14%) Eclipse
12 24 (1.10%) Maven
13 21 (0.96%) HP UFT
14 19 (0.87%) Cucumber
15 18 (0.82%) JSUnit
15 18 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 15 (0.69%) LoadRunner
16 15 (0.69%) NUnit
17 10 (0.46%) JUnit
17 10 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 442 (20.22%) Finance
2 219 (10.02%) Marketing
3 154 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 128 (5.86%) Retail
4 128 (5.86%) Telecoms
5 63 (2.88%) Electronics
6 58 (2.65%) German Language
7 42 (1.92%) Publishing
8 38 (1.74%) Front Office
9 30 (1.37%) Banking
9 30 (1.37%) Billing
10 29 (1.33%) Legal
11 28 (1.28%) Advertising
11 28 (1.28%) Digital Economy
12 17 (0.78%) Games
13 16 (0.73%) Spanish Language
14 12 (0.55%) Back Office
15 11 (0.50%) French Language
15 11 (0.50%) Italian Language
16 10 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 596 (27.26%) Analyst
2 409 (18.71%) Developer
3 220 (10.06%) Consultant
4 131 (5.99%) Business Analyst
5 115 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 84 (3.84%) Architect
6 84 (3.84%) Data Analyst
6 84 (3.84%) Senior Developer
7 80 (3.66%) Software Developer
8 73 (3.34%) Junior
9 67 (3.06%) C# Developer
10 64 (2.93%) Support Analyst
11 63 (2.88%) Project Manager
12 62 (2.84%) Administrator
13 55 (2.52%) ASP.NET Developer
13 55 (2.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 55 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
14 54 (2.47%) Graduate
15 50 (2.29%) Pensions Analyst
16 49 (2.24%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (11.44%) .NET
2 212 (9.70%) HTML
3 176 (8.05%) CSS
4 155 (7.09%) Web Services
5 145 (6.63%) ASP.NET
6 129 (5.90%) XML
7 107 (4.89%) jQuery
8 80 (3.66%) AngularJS
9 70 (3.20%) REST
10 69 (3.16%) HTML5
11 68 (3.11%) SOAP
12 65 (2.97%) .NET Framework
13 64 (2.93%) XSLT
14 62 (2.84%) WCF
15 58 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web API
17 42 (1.92%) RESTful
18 33 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 33 (1.51%) Entity Framework
19 31 (1.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 282 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 85 (3.89%) Management Information System
3 77 (3.52%) User Experience
4 64 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
5 54 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 40 (1.83%) Data Centre
6 40 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 36 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 30 (1.37%) Clustering
8 30 (1.37%) Social Media
9 26 (1.19%) Fintech
10 25 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
11 22 (1.01%) FMCG
12 20 (0.91%) Driving Licence
13 16 (0.73%) Replication
13 16 (0.73%) Virtual Team
14 15 (0.69%) Mainframe
15 13 (0.59%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.59%) Life Science
15 13 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 277 (12.67%) Windows
2 203 (9.29%) Linux
3 123 (5.63%) Unix
4 88 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.19%) Android
5 26 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 19 (0.87%) Windows 10
8 14 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.59%) Windows XP
10 12 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.46%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.46%) CentOS
11 10 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
12 9 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
13 8 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.32%) VxWorks
15 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.23%) SUSE
16 5 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 540 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
3 226 (10.34%) Project Management
4 215 (9.84%) SDLC
5 204 (9.33%) Analytics
5 204 (9.33%) Test Automation
6 147 (6.72%) ITIL
7 142 (6.50%) Software Engineering
8 136 (6.22%) Scrum
9 132 (6.04%) OO
10 131 (5.99%) Business Analysis
10 131 (5.99%) Mathematics
11 129 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 120 (5.49%) TDD
13 118 (5.40%) MVC
14 116 (5.31%) Workflow
15 112 (5.12%) Web Development
16 109 (4.99%) Change Management
16 109 (4.99%) Data Modelling
17 104 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 706 (32.30%) SQL
2 279 (12.76%) Java
3 272 (12.44%) C#
4 238 (10.89%) JavaScript
5 168 (7.69%) Python
6 118 (5.40%) C
7 111 (5.08%) C++
8 78 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 68 (3.11%) PowerShell
10 60 (2.74%) PHP
11 57 (2.61%) Perl
12 55 (2.52%) R
13 50 (2.29%) VB.NET
14 46 (2.10%) Bash Shell
15 45 (2.06%) Shell Script
16 43 (1.97%) PL/SQL
16 43 (1.97%) VBA
17 34 (1.56%) ABAP
18 26 (1.19%) Ruby
19 22 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 578 (26.44%) Degree
2 141 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 134 (6.13%) Security Cleared
4 108 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 45 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 32 (1.46%) Master's Degree
6 32 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (1.37%) CISSP
7 30 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
8 28 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (1.24%) CISM
10 23 (1.05%) CCNA
10 23 (1.05%) ISEB
10 23 (1.05%) PMI Certification
10 23 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (0.91%) DV Cleared
12 18 (0.82%) CCNP
12 18 (0.82%) CIMA
13 17 (0.78%) CISA
13 17 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (7.23%) QA
2 52 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 39 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.74%) SLA
5 33 (1.51%) PMO
6 25 (1.14%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.55%) GAAP
8 12 (0.55%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.37%) COBIT
9 8 (0.37%) GDPR
10 5 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 5 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
10 5 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.18%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.14%) Def Stans
12 3 (0.14%) IFRS
12 3 (0.14%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 82 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.69%) Docker
5 12 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.46%) Firmware
7 7 (0.32%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.27%) HDFS
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.27%) vSphere
8 6 (0.27%) XenApp
9 5 (0.23%) KVM
9 5 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.091%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.091%) NFS
13 1 (0.046%) iptables
Systems Management
1 26 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (1.05%) Ansible
3 16 (0.73%) Terraform
4 15 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.55%) Nagios
5 12 (0.55%) SCCM
6 10 (0.46%) Puppet
7 9 (0.41%) Oozie
8 8 (0.37%) CSIRT
9 7 (0.32%) Kubernetes
10 5 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.18%) Salt
11 4 (0.18%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 3 (0.14%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.14%) Kibana
12 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.14%) SCOM
12 3 (0.14%) SQL Sentry
12 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.091%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 435 (19.90%) Microsoft
2 204 (9.33%) Oracle
3 194 (8.87%) SAP
4 50 (2.29%) VMware
5 48 (2.20%) Tableau
6 46 (2.10%) Cisco
6 46 (2.10%) Cognos
6 46 (2.10%) Google
6 46 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (1.42%) HP
8 28 (1.28%) IBM
9 25 (1.14%) Citrix
10 23 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
11 20 (0.91%) Adobe
11 20 (0.91%) Remedy
12 19 (0.87%) Sophos
13 17 (0.78%) Red Hat
13 17 (0.78%) ServiceNow
14 13 (0.59%) Sage
15 12 (0.55%) Concur