Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 180 176
Rank change year-on-year +28 -4 -25
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 605 575 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.10% 1.87% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.08% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 369 437 589
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,900 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +8.91%

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 25,972 27,620 31,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.33% 89.59% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21,366 22,788 25,950
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 +24 284 £47,500 - 44
Berkshire +40 196 £47,500 -5.00% 21
Surrey +58 124 £55,000 -8.33% 16
Hampshire -18 87 £52,500 +16.67% 21
West Sussex +4 68 £52,500 -2.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +23 55 £43,857 +11.74% 15
Oxfordshire -15 33 £50,000 -4.76% 8
East Sussex -11 21 £60,000 -2.04% 2
Kent +12 15 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Middlesex -3 2 £200,000 +263.64% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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.

1 218 (36.03%) Degree
2 192 (31.74%) Finance
3 133 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
4 129 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (21.16%) Analytics
6 125 (20.66%) Microsoft
7 123 (20.33%) Project Management
8 121 (20.00%) SQL
8 121 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 113 (18.68%) Retail
10 108 (17.85%) Power BI
11 100 (16.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 98 (16.20%) Telecoms
13 95 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
14 94 (15.54%) Data Science
15 93 (15.37%) Visualisation
16 87 (14.38%) Tableau
17 81 (13.39%) Data-Driven Decision Making
17 81 (13.39%) Artificial Intelligence
18 80 (13.22%) Data Engineering
19 78 (12.89%) Data Visualisation
20 72 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
21 71 (11.74%) Windows
22 61 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
23 59 (9.75%) Python
24 55 (9.09%) Big Data
25 54 (8.93%) ITIL
25 54 (8.93%) Mathematics
26 53 (8.76%) PRINCE2
26 53 (8.76%) SAP

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 48 (7.93%) Apache Spark
2 44 (7.27%) SAS
3 38 (6.28%) Apache
4 13 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (1.32%) IIS
6 8 (1.32%) WinCC
7 7 (1.16%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.99%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.83%) Confluence
9 5 (0.83%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.66%) WordPress
11 3 (0.50%) CMS
12 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 45 (7.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 45 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (3.80%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.32%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.17%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 72 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (4.30%) Office 365
4 23 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (2.98%) SaaS
6 12 (1.98%) GitHub
7 7 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.16%) PaaS
8 6 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.99%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.99%) IaaS
8 6 (0.99%) npm
9 2 (0.33%) Veeva
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.47%) Internet
2 18 (2.98%) Firewall
3 11 (1.82%) WebEx
4 10 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.32%) DNS
5 8 (1.32%) Wireless
6 6 (0.99%) DHCP
6 6 (0.99%) VPN
7 5 (0.83%) IPv4
7 5 (0.83%) LAN
7 5 (0.83%) WAN
8 4 (0.66%) DMZ
8 4 (0.66%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.66%) VLAN
9 3 (0.50%) SAN
9 3 (0.50%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.50%) VoIP
9 3 (0.50%) WLAN
10 2 (0.33%) ATM
10 2 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (17.85%) Power BI
2 55 (9.09%) Big Data
3 51 (8.43%) SQL Server
4 49 (8.10%) Hadoop
5 42 (6.94%) Apache Hive
6 38 (6.28%) SAP HANA
6 38 (6.28%) Text Mining
7 22 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (2.48%) NoSQL
10 14 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (2.15%) MySQL
12 10 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.32%) QlikView
13 8 (1.32%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (0.99%) Data Lake
16 5 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 16 (2.64%) JIRA
2 14 (2.31%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.16%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.16%) gulp
4 7 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.99%) Bower
5 6 (0.99%) Grunt
5 6 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (0.99%) Selenium
6 5 (0.83%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.83%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.50%) ERwin
7 3 (0.50%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (0.50%) RStudio
8 2 (0.33%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.33%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.33%) Maven
8 2 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 192 (31.74%) Finance
2 113 (18.68%) Retail
3 98 (16.20%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.30%) Marketing
5 21 (3.47%) German Language
6 18 (2.98%) Advertising
7 16 (2.64%) French Language
8 13 (2.15%) Spanish Language
9 12 (1.98%) Legal
10 11 (1.82%) Banking
11 9 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.49%) Publishing
12 8 (1.32%) Italian Language
12 8 (1.32%) Russian Language
13 5 (0.83%) Electronics
13 5 (0.83%) Portuguese Language
14 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.50%) Games
15 3 (0.50%) Law
16 2 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 98 (16.20%) Analyst
2 70 (11.57%) Project Manager
3 57 (9.42%) Developer
4 43 (7.11%) Data Scientist
5 35 (5.79%) IT Manager
6 23 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
7 22 (3.64%) Architect
7 22 (3.64%) Senior Data Scientist
8 21 (3.47%) Business Analyst
9 17 (2.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 16 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (2.31%) Consultant
11 14 (2.31%) Principal Engineer
11 14 (2.31%) Senior Manager
12 13 (2.15%) IT Support
12 13 (2.15%) Junior
12 13 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (2.15%) Support Analyst
12 13 (2.15%) Technical Leader
13 12 (1.98%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.94%) Kafka
2 36 (5.95%) D3.js
2 36 (5.95%) ggplot
3 32 (5.29%) .NET
4 23 (3.80%) AngularJS
5 22 (3.64%) CSS
6 20 (3.31%) HTML
6 20 (3.31%) jQuery
7 17 (2.81%) Node.js
7 17 (2.81%) React
8 15 (2.48%) HTML5
9 14 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (1.82%) Sass
11 10 (1.65%) CSS3
12 8 (1.32%) Pug
12 8 (1.32%) Web Services
13 7 (1.16%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.16%) Gherkin
13 7 (1.16%) Middleware
13 7 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 95 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.10%) Algorithms
3 48 (7.93%) Management Information System
4 43 (7.11%) Computer Science
5 36 (5.95%) Social Network
6 17 (2.81%) User Experience
7 15 (2.48%) Data Centre
7 15 (2.48%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.31%) PMI
8 14 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.31%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.49%) SCADA
11 8 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.32%) NHS
12 7 (1.16%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.99%) EMC VMAX
14 5 (0.83%) EPoS
14 5 (0.83%) LIMS
14 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (11.74%) Windows
2 37 (6.12%) Linux
2 37 (6.12%) Windows Server
3 16 (2.64%) Unix
4 13 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.83%) AIX
6 5 (0.83%) CentOS
7 4 (0.66%) HPUX
8 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
2 129 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (21.16%) Analytics
4 123 (20.33%) Project Management
5 121 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 100 (16.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 94 (15.54%) Data Science
8 93 (15.37%) Visualisation
9 81 (13.39%) Artificial Intelligence
9 81 (13.39%) Data-Driven Decision Making
10 80 (13.22%) Data Engineering
11 78 (12.89%) Data Visualisation
12 61 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 54 (8.93%) ITIL
13 54 (8.93%) Mathematics
14 53 (8.76%) PRINCE2
15 50 (8.26%) Change Management
16 48 (7.93%) Matrix Organization
17 47 (7.77%) Data Modelling
17 47 (7.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 121 (20.00%) SQL
2 59 (9.75%) Python
3 53 (8.76%) R
4 44 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 30 (4.96%) C#
6 28 (4.63%) C
7 18 (2.98%) Java
7 18 (2.98%) PHP
8 12 (1.98%) T-SQL
9 10 (1.65%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.49%) C++
11 6 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.99%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.66%) HiveQL
12 4 (0.66%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.66%) Scala
12 4 (0.66%) VB
13 3 (0.50%) Java 8
13 3 (0.50%) VBA
14 2 (0.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 218 (36.03%) Degree
2 35 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 31 (5.12%) PMI Certification
5 26 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (4.13%) PMP
6 25 (4.13%) SC Cleared
7 24 (3.97%) MCSE
8 19 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (2.98%) CCNA
10 16 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 11 (1.82%) CCNP
14 10 (1.65%) VCP5
15 7 (1.16%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.99%) CCIE
16 6 (0.99%) EMC Certification
16 6 (0.99%) ISEB
16 6 (0.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.94%) PMO
2 33 (5.45%) QA
3 28 (4.63%) SLA
4 19 (3.14%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.16%) GDPR
6 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.17%) DO-254
7 1 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 38 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.15%) vSphere
4 12 (1.98%) Docker
5 6 (0.99%) Varnish
6 2 (0.33%) XenApp
6 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 36 (5.95%) Hadoop YARN
2 12 (1.98%) SCCM
3 2 (0.33%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 125 (20.66%) Microsoft
2 87 (14.38%) Tableau
3 53 (8.76%) SAP
4 52 (8.60%) VMware
5 29 (4.79%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (4.46%) Cisco
7 22 (3.64%) Citrix
8 18 (2.98%) EMC
9 15 (2.48%) HP
9 15 (2.48%) Oracle
10 13 (2.15%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.98%) Intel
12 11 (1.82%) F5
13 10 (1.65%) Adobe
13 10 (1.65%) Dell
14 8 (1.32%) Google
14 8 (1.32%) NetApp
14 8 (1.32%) Siemens
15 7 (1.16%) Cognos
15 7 (1.16%) Splunk