The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 19 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 6473 8896 9325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.55% 8.53% 8.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.45% 20.02% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4878 6799 6937
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,150 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Analytical Skills is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35087 44444 45892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.90% 42.62% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28324 35899 36372
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the UK

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in the UK

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the UK

Analytical Skills
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 6008 £45,000 -3.22% 928
London -5 2623 £55,000 - 399
South East -3 982 £42,500 +6.25% 136
North West -4 515 £40,000 +6.66% 86
East of England -10 469 £41,000 -3.52% 60
South West -2 403 £40,000 +5.26% 54
City of London -6 398 £65,000 +18.18% 104
West Midlands +3 366 £37,500 -6.25% 60
Yorkshire -12 337 £42,500 +6.25% 74
Manchester -3 332 £40,000 - 53
East Midlands +5 252 £40,500 +15.71% 34
Surrey +2 223 £47,500 +18.01% 28
Scotland -5 213 £45,000 - 32
West Yorkshire -16 211 £42,500 +6.25% 41
Berkshire -9 184 £42,500 -5.55% 23
Hertfordshire -15 181 £42,500 -15.00% 20
Hampshire +4 171 £40,000 +6.66% 33
Leeds -14 160 £42,500 +6.25% 32
Birmingham 0 150 £40,000 - 21
Edinburgh +4 129 £45,000 -2.70% 12
Bristol +2 119 £42,500 +21.42% 21
Cambridgeshire -5 114 £46,250 +28.47% 28
Oxfordshire -6 113 £40,000 -3.03% 18
Wales 0 109 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Cheshire -5 107 £40,000 +14.28% 19
West Sussex +21 98 £42,000 -8.19% 11
Cambridge -2 95 £55,000 +52.77% 26
Gloucestershire 0 87 £37,750 -16.11% 9
Nottinghamshire +2 86 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Reading -5 84 £44,000 +10.00% 12

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 3822 (30.40%) SQL
2 3687 (29.33%) Finance
3 2980 (23.71%) Degree
4 2946 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2241 (17.83%) Microsoft
6 1787 (14.22%) SQL Server
7 1740 (13.84%) Analytics
8 1520 (12.09%) C#
9 1519 (12.08%) .NET
10 1427 (11.35%) JavaScript
11 1412 (11.23%) Project Management
12 1408 (11.20%) Java
13 1391 (11.07%) Windows
14 1335 (10.62%) Computer Science
15 1287 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
16 1247 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel
17 1227 (9.76%) HTML
18 1184 (9.42%) Oracle
19 1162 (9.24%) Marketing
20 1117 (8.89%) Linux
21 1101 (8.76%) ITIL
22 1012 (8.05%) Python
23 963 (7.66%) CSS
24 954 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
25 858 (6.83%) Retail
26 856 (6.81%) Business Analysis
27 836 (6.65%) Scrum
27 836 (6.65%) SDLC
28 834 (6.63%) Banking
29 827 (6.58%) Mathematics

Analytical Skills
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
1 582 (4.63%) SAS
2 391 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 268 (2.13%) CMS
4 225 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 202 (1.61%) Apache
6 187 (1.49%) Apache Spark
7 162 (1.29%) IIS
8 124 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 116 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 115 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 103 (0.82%) Skype for Business
12 101 (0.80%) JBoss
13 81 (0.64%) Confluence
14 78 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
14 78 (0.62%) WebLogic
15 65 (0.52%) Apache Pig
15 65 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
16 62 (0.49%) Umbraco
17 56 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
18 55 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1247 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 788 (6.27%) Microsoft Office
3 384 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 229 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 221 (1.76%) SPSS
6 134 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
7 81 (0.64%) Photoshop
8 76 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
9 40 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
10 21 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 14 (0.11%) InDesign
12 12 (0.095%) EViews
13 8 (0.064%) Stata
14 7 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
14 7 (0.056%) PTC Creo
15 6 (0.048%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 6 (0.048%) Simulink
15 6 (0.048%) SPSS Modeler
16 5 (0.040%) AutoCAD
16 5 (0.040%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 125 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 62 (0.49%) SAP FI
4 60 (0.48%) Magento
4 60 (0.48%) SAP MM
5 54 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
6 49 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 47 (0.37%) SAP CO
8 45 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
8 45 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
9 44 (0.35%) Sage X3
10 41 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
11 40 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 37 (0.29%) assyst
13 35 (0.28%) SAP CRM
14 32 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
14 32 (0.25%) SAP SD
15 26 (0.21%) SAP BPC
16 25 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 25 (0.20%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 376 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 364 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 327 (2.60%) SaaS
4 266 (2.12%) Google Analytics
5 168 (1.34%) Office 365
6 138 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 128 (1.02%) IaaS
8 125 (0.99%) PaaS
9 88 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
10 68 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
11 51 (0.41%) GitHub
12 49 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
13 46 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
14 41 (0.33%) AdWords
15 34 (0.27%) Amazon S3
16 30 (0.24%) Yammer
17 24 (0.19%) Force.com
18 23 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
19 20 (0.16%) Slack
20 18 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 411 (3.27%) Firewall
2 399 (3.17%) Internet
3 345 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 334 (2.66%) DNS
5 266 (2.12%) LAN
6 255 (2.03%) WAN
7 241 (1.92%) Network Security
8 215 (1.71%) VPN
9 194 (1.54%) DHCP
10 184 (1.46%) HTTP
11 177 (1.41%) Wireless
12 142 (1.13%) VoIP
13 135 (1.07%) SAN
14 114 (0.91%) BGP
15 111 (0.88%) SSL
16 100 (0.80%) OSPF
17 93 (0.74%) MPLS
18 78 (0.62%) Skype
19 76 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
20 70 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1787 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 593 (4.72%) Relational Database
3 589 (4.69%) Big Data
4 558 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 532 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 520 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 483 (3.84%) MySQL
8 434 (3.45%) Hadoop
9 301 (2.39%) NoSQL
10 296 (2.35%) QlikView
11 272 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
12 262 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 256 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 217 (1.73%) Data Mining
15 192 (1.53%) Power BI
15 192 (1.53%) RDBMS
16 190 (1.51%) Oracle Database
17 167 (1.33%) MongoDB
18 160 (1.27%) Apache Hive
19 150 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 392 (3.12%) Git (software)
2 353 (2.81%) JIRA
3 322 (2.56%) Selenium
4 301 (2.39%) Visual Studio
5 263 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 211 (1.68%) Jenkins
7 143 (1.14%) JUnit
8 132 (1.05%) Subversion
9 114 (0.91%) Maven
10 107 (0.85%) Cucumber
11 104 (0.83%) WebDriver
12 84 (0.67%) Eclipse
13 62 (0.49%) TeamCity
14 61 (0.49%) NUnit
15 53 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
16 48 (0.38%) JMeter
16 48 (0.38%) Protractor
17 47 (0.37%) SoapUI
18 46 (0.37%) Ant
18 46 (0.37%) Axure RP
General
1 3687 (29.33%) Finance
2 1162 (9.24%) Marketing
3 858 (6.83%) Retail
4 834 (6.63%) Banking
5 507 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 342 (2.72%) Legal
7 320 (2.55%) Manufacturing
8 293 (2.33%) Advertising
9 202 (1.61%) Games
10 187 (1.49%) Investment Banking
11 162 (1.29%) Law
12 159 (1.26%) Financial Institution
13 135 (1.07%) Electronics
14 127 (1.01%) Front Office
15 121 (0.96%) Publishing
16 111 (0.88%) Billing
17 99 (0.79%) Back Office
18 79 (0.63%) Automotive
19 76 (0.60%) Retail Banking
20 72 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3934 (31.29%) Analyst
2 2376 (18.90%) Developer
3 1164 (9.26%) Business Analyst
4 895 (7.12%) Consultant
5 543 (4.32%) Architect
6 459 (3.65%) Data Analyst
7 445 (3.54%) .NET Developer
8 436 (3.47%) Support Analyst
9 419 (3.33%) C# Developer
10 399 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
11 360 (2.86%) Graduate
12 338 (2.69%) Project Manager
13 334 (2.66%) Junior
14 327 (2.60%) Senior Developer
15 315 (2.51%) Applications Support
16 301 (2.39%) Java Developer
17 293 (2.33%) Administrator
18 288 (2.29%) Software Developer
19 285 (2.27%) Data Scientist
20 284 (2.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1519 (12.08%) .NET
2 1227 (9.76%) HTML
3 963 (7.66%) CSS
4 809 (6.44%) Web Services
5 720 (5.73%) ASP.NET
6 684 (5.44%) XML
7 636 (5.06%) AngularJS
8 490 (3.90%) jQuery
9 442 (3.52%) HTML5
10 378 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 334 (2.66%) .NET Framework
12 255 (2.03%) REST
13 246 (1.96%) RESTful
14 241 (1.92%) SOAP
15 223 (1.77%) JSON
16 218 (1.73%) Node.js
17 211 (1.68%) CSS3
18 194 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 193 (1.54%) Spring
20 184 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1335 (10.62%) Computer Science
2 770 (6.13%) Management Information System
3 536 (4.26%) User Experience
4 306 (2.43%) Data Centre
5 277 (2.20%) Fintech
6 262 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 257 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 232 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 213 (1.69%) Mobile App
10 154 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
11 153 (1.22%) Social Media
12 138 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 134 (1.07%) Virtual Team
14 133 (1.06%) Derivative
15 113 (0.90%) Client/Server
16 102 (0.81%) Clustering
17 98 (0.78%) Credit Risk
18 97 (0.77%) Driving Licence
18 97 (0.77%) Fixed Income
19 89 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1391 (11.07%) Windows
2 1117 (8.89%) Linux
3 631 (5.02%) Unix
4 427 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 219 (1.74%) Android
6 201 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 200 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 194 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 166 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 108 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 96 (0.76%) Windows 10
12 91 (0.72%) CentOS
13 87 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 74 (0.59%) Ubuntu
15 71 (0.56%) AIX
16 69 (0.55%) Mac OS X
17 64 (0.51%) Windows XP
18 55 (0.44%) Windows 8
19 39 (0.31%) Solaris
20 35 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2946 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1740 (13.84%) Analytics
3 1412 (11.23%) Project Management
4 1287 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
5 1101 (8.76%) ITIL
6 954 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 856 (6.81%) Business Analysis
8 836 (6.65%) Scrum
8 836 (6.65%) SDLC
9 827 (6.58%) Mathematics
10 800 (6.36%) Software Engineering
11 792 (6.30%) Data Analysis
12 772 (6.14%) CRM
13 721 (5.74%) Mentoring
14 709 (5.64%) E-Commerce
15 692 (5.50%) Change Management
16 673 (5.35%) MVC
17 669 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
18 612 (4.87%) Data Modelling
18 612 (4.87%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3822 (30.40%) SQL
2 1520 (12.09%) C#
3 1427 (11.35%) JavaScript
4 1408 (11.20%) Java
5 1012 (8.05%) Python
6 545 (4.34%) T-SQL
7 535 (4.26%) R
8 522 (4.15%) C++
9 439 (3.49%) PHP
10 334 (2.66%) C
11 298 (2.37%) VBA
12 286 (2.28%) PL/SQL
13 243 (1.93%) VB.NET
14 240 (1.91%) Perl
15 193 (1.54%) PowerShell
16 183 (1.46%) VB
17 181 (1.44%) Ruby
18 154 (1.23%) Bash Shell
19 147 (1.17%) Scala
20 138 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2980 (23.71%) Degree
2 421 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 293 (2.33%) PhD
4 273 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 262 (2.08%) ISEB
6 248 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
7 232 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 161 (1.28%) CISSP
9 159 (1.26%) CCNP
10 157 (1.25%) CCNA
11 150 (1.19%) ISTQB
12 125 (0.99%) CISA
13 111 (0.88%) DV Cleared
14 109 (0.87%) CISM
14 109 (0.87%) MCSE
15 108 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
16 93 (0.74%) Postgraduate
17 79 (0.63%) MCSA
18 76 (0.60%) PMP
19 73 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 798 (6.35%) QA
2 403 (3.21%) SLA
3 272 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 197 (1.57%) PMO
5 126 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 98 (0.78%) PCI DSS
7 47 (0.37%) MiFID
8 34 (0.27%) SDET
9 33 (0.26%) GDPR
9 33 (0.26%) IFRS
10 32 (0.25%) COBIT
11 28 (0.22%) IFRS 9
12 25 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 21 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
13 21 (0.17%) ISO 9001
14 20 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
15 13 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 11 (0.088%) ISO22301
17 10 (0.080%) FATCA
18 9 (0.072%) IAS 39
System Software
1 554 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 358 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (0.91%) Docker
4 110 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 76 (0.60%) vSphere
6 55 (0.44%) Firmware
7 52 (0.41%) HDFS
8 39 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 36 (0.29%) XenApp
10 30 (0.24%) XenServer
11 29 (0.23%) Apache Flume
12 27 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
13 25 (0.20%) VMware ESX
14 21 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 20 (0.16%) NFS
16 18 (0.14%) VirtualBox
17 15 (0.12%) KVM
17 15 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
18 14 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
19 13 (0.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 139 (1.11%) SCCM
2 98 (0.78%) Puppet
3 82 (0.65%) Ansible
4 75 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 59 (0.47%) SCOM
6 57 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
7 48 (0.38%) Nagios
8 39 (0.31%) Grafana
8 39 (0.31%) Graphite
9 32 (0.25%) vCenter Server
10 28 (0.22%) Kubernetes
11 27 (0.21%) Tivoli
12 25 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
13 24 (0.19%) Backup Exec
14 21 (0.17%) Ambari
14 21 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
15 20 (0.16%) Cisco Prime
15 20 (0.16%) Control-M
15 20 (0.16%) Mesos
15 20 (0.16%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2241 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 1184 (9.42%) Oracle
3 659 (5.24%) SAP
4 488 (3.88%) VMware
5 468 (3.72%) Tableau
6 432 (3.44%) Cisco
7 405 (3.22%) Google
8 247 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 244 (1.94%) IBM
10 215 (1.71%) Citrix
11 185 (1.47%) HP
12 127 (1.01%) Adobe
13 119 (0.95%) Red Hat
14 100 (0.80%) CheckPoint
15 92 (0.73%) hybris
15 92 (0.73%) ServiceNow
16 87 (0.69%) Juniper
17 86 (0.68%) Apple
17 86 (0.68%) Sage
18 80 (0.64%) Cognos
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + 25 days, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus, health
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum to £60K + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum to £48K + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £45,046
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago