Period
to 21 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Mindset in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Mindset over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Mindset
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 789 790 875
Rank change year-on-year +1 +85 -54
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Mindset 233 318 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.53% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 189 265 250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £49,776
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.62% +24.44%
10th Percentile £24,950 £26,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £89,750 £80,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,750 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.11% +8.96%

Analytical Mindset 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 47,642 59,951 68,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.51% 39.63% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36,642 45,390 53,120
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.52%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £92,975 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +1.18%

Analytical Mindset
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Analytical Mindset as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Mindset in the UK

Analytical Mindset
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset.

Salary trend for Analytical Mindset in the UK

Analytical Mindset
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Mindset in the UK

Analytical Mindset
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 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
England +39 214 £44,500 +2.30% 67
UK excluding London +30 114 £36,750 +5.00% 50
London +70 111 £55,000 -8.33% 23
North of England +35 37 £35,000 +9.38% 17
Midlands +24 19 £35,000 -12.50% 7
South East +55 17 £39,140 +11.83% 9
Yorkshire +36 17 £35,000 +7.69% 7
East of England +48 16 £45,000 +28.57% 6
West Midlands +27 14 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North West +46 12 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Scotland +31 10 £36,000 +23.08% 4
North East +6 8 £35,500 +26.79% 3
South West +33 7 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Wales -8 7 £50,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +29 5 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset 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 with a requirement for Analytical Mindset.

1 233 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (38.63%) Problem-Solving
3 87 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (31.33%) Finance
5 63 (27.04%) SQL
6 60 (25.75%) Degree
7 53 (22.75%) Analytics
8 49 (21.03%) Scrum
9 45 (19.31%) Business Intelligence
9 45 (19.31%) Computer Science
10 44 (18.88%) Python
11 37 (15.88%) JavaScript
12 36 (15.45%) Microsoft Excel
13 28 (12.02%) HTML
13 28 (12.02%) React
14 27 (11.59%) AWS
14 27 (11.59%) Visualisation
15 26 (11.16%) Marketing
15 26 (11.16%) Tableau
16 25 (10.73%) Node.js
16 25 (10.73%) TypeScript
17 23 (9.87%) Retail
18 22 (9.44%) CSS
18 22 (9.44%) Power BI
18 22 (9.44%) Power Platform
19 21 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
19 21 (9.01%) Microsoft
19 21 (9.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 21 (9.01%) JIRA
20 20 (8.58%) Mathematics

Analytical Mindset
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (4.72%) CMS
2 9 (3.86%) Apache Spark
2 9 (3.86%) Confluence
3 4 (1.72%) Headless CMS
4 2 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.86%) Jupyter
4 2 (0.86%) SAS
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (15.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (9.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (7.30%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.86%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.86%) Gephi
5 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.43%) InVision
6 1 (0.43%) Marvel
6 1 (0.43%) Simulink
6 1 (0.43%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (3.86%) Shopify
2 4 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.43%) Summit
4 1 (0.43%) Unica
4 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.59%) AWS
2 22 (9.44%) Power Platform
3 16 (6.87%) Azure
3 16 (6.87%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (6.01%) Google Analytics
5 9 (3.86%) Force.com
6 7 (3.00%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (1.72%) Serverless
8 3 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.29%) GCP
8 3 (1.29%) Office 365
8 3 (1.29%) SaaS
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.86%) GitHub
9 2 (0.86%) Kissmetrics
10 1 (0.43%) Datadog
10 1 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.43%) Firewall
2 6 (2.58%) LAN
2 6 (2.58%) WAN
3 5 (2.15%) DNS
4 4 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.72%) RTMP
5 3 (1.29%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.29%) HTTP
5 3 (1.29%) MPLS
5 3 (1.29%) SSL
5 3 (1.29%) VoIP
5 3 (1.29%) VPN
5 3 (1.29%) Wireless
6 2 (0.86%) RTP
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.43%) SAN
7 1 (0.43%) SMS
7 1 (0.43%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.44%) Power BI
2 16 (6.87%) Big Data
2 16 (6.87%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.43%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.00%) Apache Hive
6 7 (3.00%) Impala
7 6 (2.58%) Data Lake
7 6 (2.58%) Qlik Sense
7 6 (2.58%) QlikView
8 5 (2.15%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.15%) MySQL
8 5 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (9.01%) JIRA
2 19 (8.15%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.73%) webpack
4 14 (6.01%) Grunt
5 11 (4.72%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.86%) Bitbucket
6 9 (3.86%) Bitbucket Server
6 9 (3.86%) git-flow
6 9 (3.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (3.86%) Selenium
6 9 (3.86%) WebDriver
7 7 (3.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.00%) Cypress.io
7 7 (3.00%) REST Assured
8 4 (1.72%) GitLab
9 3 (1.29%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.43%) Ant
11 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
General
1 73 (31.33%) Finance
2 26 (11.16%) Marketing
3 23 (9.87%) Retail
4 10 (4.29%) Banking
5 9 (3.86%) Legal
6 7 (3.00%) Law
7 6 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.15%) Advertising
9 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.29%) Front Office
11 2 (0.86%) Publishing
12 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.43%) Electronics
12 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 89 (38.20%) Analyst
2 49 (21.03%) Developer
3 20 (8.58%) Business Analyst
4 18 (7.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (7.30%) Data Analyst
5 17 (7.30%) React Developer
6 15 (6.44%) Junior
7 13 (5.58%) Product Manager
8 10 (4.29%) Junior Analyst
8 10 (4.29%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.86%) Salesforce Developer
9 9 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (3.86%) Senior Salesforce Developer
9 9 (3.86%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (3.43%) Consultant
11 7 (3.00%) Data Scientist
11 7 (3.00%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (3.00%) Graduate
11 7 (3.00%) Performance Analyst
11 7 (3.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.02%) HTML
1 28 (12.02%) React
2 25 (10.73%) Node.js
3 22 (9.44%) CSS
4 20 (8.58%) AngularJS
5 18 (7.73%) CSS3
5 18 (7.73%) HTML5
5 18 (7.73%) Redux
6 14 (6.01%) Express
7 10 (4.29%) JSON
8 9 (3.86%) Visualforce
9 8 (3.43%) Elastic Stack
9 8 (3.43%) Kafka
9 8 (3.43%) REST
9 8 (3.43%) Spring
10 7 (3.00%) Spring Boot
11 6 (2.58%) DOM
11 6 (2.58%) jQuery
12 4 (1.72%) XML
12 4 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 233 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.29%) User Experience
5 9 (3.86%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.43%) Algorithms
7 7 (3.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 4 (1.72%) Apple TV
8 4 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.72%) Renewable Energy
8 4 (1.72%) Video\Live Streaming
9 3 (1.29%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.29%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.29%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.86%) Derivative
10 2 (0.86%) Photography
10 2 (0.86%) Spread Betting
10 2 (0.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.73%) Linux
2 11 (4.72%) Windows
3 7 (3.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.86%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) AIX
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.63%) Problem-Solving
2 87 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (22.75%) Analytics
4 49 (21.03%) Scrum
5 45 (19.31%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (19.31%) Computer Science
6 27 (11.59%) Visualisation
7 20 (8.58%) Mathematics
8 19 (8.15%) Data Analysis
8 19 (8.15%) Machine Learning
8 19 (8.15%) Mentoring
8 19 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (7.73%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (7.73%) Project Management
10 16 (6.87%) Software Engineering
10 16 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (6.87%) Workflow
11 15 (6.44%) Business Analysis
11 15 (6.44%) Data Modelling
12 14 (6.01%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.04%) SQL
2 44 (18.88%) Python
3 37 (15.88%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.73%) TypeScript
5 18 (7.73%) Java
6 13 (5.58%) C
7 12 (5.15%) R
8 10 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.29%) Perl
9 9 (3.86%) Apex Code
9 9 (3.86%) SOQL
10 7 (3.00%) Java 8
10 7 (3.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.58%) C#
11 6 (2.58%) C++
12 5 (2.15%) MATLAB
12 5 (2.15%) VBA
13 4 (1.72%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.29%) ES6
14 3 (1.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (25.75%) Degree
2 15 (6.44%) Master's Degree
3 14 (6.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.58%) MCSE
5 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.15%) CFA
6 5 (2.15%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.15%) SSCP
7 4 (1.72%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.72%) CCNA
7 4 (1.72%) CISSP
8 3 (1.29%) CEH
8 3 (1.29%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.29%) GIAC
8 3 (1.29%) Linux+ Certification
8 3 (1.29%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.29%) SANS
9 2 (0.86%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.29%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.86%) GDPR
3 1 (0.43%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) PMO
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.00%) Apache Flume
2 7 (3.00%) Docker
3 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) KVM
4 1 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (3.43%) Terraform
2 7 (3.00%) Oozie
3 3 (1.29%) Kibana
4 2 (0.86%) Ansible
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.86%) Nagios
4 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.86%) Puppet
5 1 (0.43%) Grafana
5 1 (0.43%) logstash
5 1 (0.43%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (11.16%) Tableau
2 21 (9.01%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.87%) Google
4 12 (5.15%) Adobe
5 11 (4.72%) Splunk
6 10 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.86%) Pardot
8 8 (3.43%) Oracle
8 8 (3.43%) SAP
9 6 (2.58%) Ensighten
9 6 (2.58%) Optimizely
9 6 (2.58%) Tealium
10 4 (1.72%) Apple
10 4 (1.72%) Sony
11 3 (1.29%) Cisco
11 3 (1.29%) Cognos
11 3 (1.29%) Databricks
12 2 (0.86%) Siebel
12 2 (0.86%) Snowplow
12 2 (0.86%) Workday