Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 183 172
Rank change year-on-year +40 -11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 590 565 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.21% 1.84% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.04% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 344 438 552
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,525 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,625 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Decision-Making is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 24,364 27,657 28,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.19% 89.90% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19,903 22,809 23,519
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in the South East

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Decision-Making in the South East.

Salary trend for Decision-Making in the South East

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in the South East

Decision-Making
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 Decision-Making within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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 +42 306 £47,500 +9.20% 34
Berkshire +42 214 £46,000 -8.00% 22
Surrey +65 121 £60,000 - 13
Hampshire -6 82 £55,000 +22.22% 17
Buckinghamshire +34 56 £47,500 +31.94% 9
West Sussex -30 48 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Oxfordshire +11 36 £53,750 +2.38% 3
East Sussex -3 15 £60,000 - 4
Kent +19 12 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Middlesex -1 2 £200,000 +263.64%
Sussex - 1 - -
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 210 (35.59%) Finance
1 210 (35.59%) Degree
2 147 (24.92%) Analytics
3 145 (24.58%) Problem-Solving
4 142 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
5 125 (21.19%) Power BI
6 122 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
7 116 (19.66%) SQL
8 109 (18.47%) Retail
8 109 (18.47%) Data Science
9 107 (18.14%) Visualisation
9 107 (18.14%) Project Management
10 103 (17.46%) Telecoms
11 99 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
12 98 (16.61%) Microsoft
13 95 (16.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 95 (16.10%) Tableau
14 92 (15.59%) Data Engineering
15 91 (15.42%) Artificial Intelligence
16 89 (15.08%) Data-Driven Decision Making
16 89 (15.08%) Data Visualisation
17 74 (12.54%) Big Data
18 67 (11.36%) Python
19 64 (10.85%) Windows
20 63 (10.68%) PRINCE2
20 63 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
21 62 (10.51%) SAP
22 61 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
23 60 (10.17%) Data Modelling
23 60 (10.17%) Information Security

Decision-Making
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 54 (9.15%) Apache Spark
2 51 (8.64%) SAS
3 43 (7.29%) Apache
4 14 (2.37%) IIS
4 14 (2.37%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.02%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.02%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.85%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.85%) WinCC
8 4 (0.68%) WordPress
9 3 (0.51%) CMS
10 2 (0.34%) Confluence
10 2 (0.34%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 39 (6.61%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.51%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 1 (0.17%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.17%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.05%) Office 365
2 18 (3.05%) SaaS
3 16 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.86%) PaaS
6 10 (1.69%) IaaS
7 9 (1.53%) GitHub
8 6 (1.02%) npm
9 5 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.85%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.34%) Veeva
11 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.37%) Firewall
2 11 (1.86%) Internet
3 10 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.02%) VPN
5 5 (0.85%) DHCP
5 5 (0.85%) DNS
6 4 (0.68%) DMZ
6 4 (0.68%) IPv4
6 4 (0.68%) VLAN
6 4 (0.68%) WebEx
7 3 (0.51%) LAN
7 3 (0.51%) SAN
8 2 (0.34%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.34%) DWDM
8 2 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.34%) Intranet
8 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.34%) VoIP
8 2 (0.34%) WAN
8 2 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (21.19%) Power BI
2 74 (12.54%) Big Data
3 56 (9.49%) Hadoop
4 52 (8.81%) Apache Hive
5 43 (7.29%) SAP HANA
6 42 (7.12%) Text Mining
7 38 (6.44%) SQL Server
8 36 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (3.39%) Data Lake
10 17 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (2.37%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (1.69%) MySQL
13 10 (1.69%) Relational Database
14 9 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
16 6 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (1.02%) QlikView
17 5 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
17 5 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.20%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.03%) JIRA
3 9 (1.53%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.19%) gulp
4 7 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.02%) Bower
5 6 (1.02%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.02%) Grunt
5 6 (1.02%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (0.85%) Gradle
6 5 (0.85%) Maven
6 5 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.85%) Selenium
7 4 (0.68%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.34%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.34%) ERwin
8 2 (0.34%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.34%) RStudio
General
1 210 (35.59%) Finance
2 109 (18.47%) Retail
3 103 (17.46%) Telecoms
4 49 (8.31%) Marketing
5 12 (2.03%) Advertising
5 12 (2.03%) Legal
6 9 (1.53%) German Language
7 8 (1.36%) Publishing
8 7 (1.19%) Electronics
9 5 (0.85%) French Language
9 5 (0.85%) Games
10 3 (0.51%) Back Office
10 3 (0.51%) Banking
10 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.34%) Automotive
11 2 (0.34%) Law
11 2 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.17%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 81 (13.73%) Analyst
2 52 (8.81%) Architect
3 47 (7.97%) Data Scientist
3 47 (7.97%) Developer
3 47 (7.97%) Project Manager
4 29 (4.92%) Enterprise Architect
5 26 (4.41%) Senior Data Scientist
6 20 (3.39%) Business Analyst
7 17 (2.88%) IT Manager
7 17 (2.88%) Risk Analyst
8 16 (2.71%) Consultant
8 16 (2.71%) Principal Engineer
8 16 (2.71%) Senior Architect
9 15 (2.54%) Coordinator
9 15 (2.54%) Junior
9 15 (2.54%) Operations Analyst
10 14 (2.37%) IT Project Manager
10 14 (2.37%) Project Coordinator
11 12 (2.03%) Developer in Test
11 12 (2.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.46%) Kafka
2 41 (6.95%) D3.js
2 41 (6.95%) ggplot
3 30 (5.08%) .NET
4 14 (2.37%) AngularJS
5 13 (2.20%) Web Services
6 12 (2.03%) jQuery
7 10 (1.69%) HTML
7 10 (1.69%) Node.js
8 9 (1.53%) CSS
8 9 (1.53%) React
8 9 (1.53%) Spring
9 8 (1.36%) Apache Tez
10 7 (1.19%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.19%) HTML5
10 7 (1.19%) Middleware
11 6 (1.02%) Gherkin
11 6 (1.02%) RESTful
11 6 (1.02%) VCL
12 5 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (8.81%) Algorithms
3 50 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 41 (6.95%) Social Network
5 20 (3.39%) User Experience
5 20 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 14 (2.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (2.37%) PMI
7 13 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.03%) Renewable Energy
9 11 (1.86%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.69%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.36%) NHS
11 8 (1.36%) Pricing Data
12 7 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (1.02%) Driving Licence
13 6 (1.02%) SCADA
13 6 (1.02%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.85%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 64 (10.85%) Windows
2 40 (6.78%) Linux
3 39 (6.61%) Windows Server
4 23 (3.90%) Unix
5 12 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.51%) AIX
9 2 (0.34%) CentOS
9 2 (0.34%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (24.92%) Analytics
2 145 (24.58%) Problem-Solving
3 142 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
4 122 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (18.47%) Data Science
6 107 (18.14%) Project Management
6 107 (18.14%) Visualisation
7 95 (16.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 92 (15.59%) Data Engineering
9 91 (15.42%) Artificial Intelligence
10 89 (15.08%) Data Visualisation
10 89 (15.08%) Data-Driven Decision Making
11 63 (10.68%) PRINCE2
12 61 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
13 60 (10.17%) Data Modelling
13 60 (10.17%) Information Security
14 58 (9.83%) Mathematics
15 57 (9.66%) ITIL
16 53 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
16 53 (8.98%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 116 (19.66%) SQL
2 67 (11.36%) Python
3 59 (10.00%) R
4 26 (4.41%) JavaScript
5 25 (4.24%) C
6 22 (3.73%) C#
7 16 (2.71%) Java
8 15 (2.54%) PHP
9 9 (1.53%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.36%) HiveQL
11 7 (1.19%) C++
12 6 (1.02%) Java 8
12 6 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.68%) VB
13 4 (0.68%) VBA
14 3 (0.51%) Scala
14 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 210 (35.59%) Degree
2 33 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.07%) PMI Certification
5 22 (3.73%) SC Cleared
6 16 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (2.71%) PMP
7 14 (2.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 14 (2.37%) MCSE
8 12 (2.03%) TOGAF Certification
9 9 (1.53%) CCNA
9 9 (1.53%) CCNP
9 9 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.36%) VCP5
11 7 (1.19%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.02%) PhD
12 6 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.34%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.63%) PMO
2 27 (4.58%) Data Quality
2 27 (4.58%) QA
3 14 (2.37%) BS7799
3 14 (2.37%) COBIT
3 14 (2.37%) SLA
4 7 (1.19%) GDPR
5 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.34%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.86%) Docker
3 10 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.02%) Varnish
5 5 (0.85%) vSphere
6 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.17%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.17%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (6.95%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (1.02%) SCCM
3 3 (0.51%) Ansible
3 3 (0.51%) Puppet
4 2 (0.34%) Nagios
4 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.34%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.17%) QRadar
5 1 (0.17%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 98 (16.61%) Microsoft
2 95 (16.10%) Tableau
3 62 (10.51%) SAP
4 30 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (4.41%) Oracle
6 25 (4.24%) VMware
7 10 (1.69%) Cisco
7 10 (1.69%) Intel
7 10 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.36%) Citrix
9 6 (1.02%) EMC
9 6 (1.02%) HP
9 6 (1.02%) Splunk
10 5 (0.85%) Cognos
10 5 (0.85%) Computacenter
10 5 (0.85%) Siemens
10 5 (0.85%) Workday
11 4 (0.68%) Google
12 3 (0.51%) Ab Initio
12 3 (0.51%) F5