Period
to 22 July 2017

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 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 14722 16663 18959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.25% 8.23% 8.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.57% 19.61% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10198 12868 14251
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,400 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual 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 75213 84963 90861
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.15% 41.98% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58360 69103 72221
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the UK

Analytical Skills
Top 18 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 6 months to 22 July 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
England +2 13759 £45,000 -2.17% 1040
UK excluding London -2 7855 £40,000 - 626
London -2 6540 £55,000 - 475
South East +3 2129 £42,500 - 143
North of England -3 1918 £40,000 +6.67% 178
Midlands +4 1303 £40,000 +3.90% 102
North West -3 1060 £40,000 +6.67% 98
East of England -6 1060 £42,500 +2.41% 67
West Midlands +3 809 £40,000 - 61
South West -6 772 £40,000 +1.47% 72
Yorkshire -3 744 £40,000 +4.58% 69
Scotland -3 511 £43,250 -4.16% 48
East Midlands +10 490 £40,000 +14.29% 41
Wales +1 199 £39,000 +4.00% 12
North East +19 115 £36,500 -18.89% 11
Northern Ireland +9 41 £37,500 +27.12% 4
Isle of Man +2 1 - -
Channel Islands -4 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5331 (36.21%) Finance
2 4323 (29.36%) SQL
3 3561 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 3521 (23.92%) Degree
5 2524 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 2320 (15.76%) Retail
7 2229 (15.14%) Banking
8 2155 (14.64%) Analytics
9 2041 (13.86%) Java
10 1934 (13.14%) Project Management
11 1932 (13.12%) SQL Server
12 1689 (11.47%) .NET
13 1615 (10.97%) C#
14 1599 (10.86%) JavaScript
15 1586 (10.77%) SDLC
16 1554 (10.56%) Windows
17 1544 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
18 1530 (10.39%) Asset Management
19 1529 (10.39%) Microsoft Excel
20 1515 (10.29%) Computer Science
21 1506 (10.23%) Investment Banking
22 1427 (9.69%) Oracle
23 1419 (9.64%) Wealth Management
24 1392 (9.46%) Retail Banking
25 1348 (9.16%) HTML
26 1276 (8.67%) Business Analysis
27 1262 (8.57%) Marketing
28 1252 (8.50%) Linux
29 1226 (8.33%) ITIL
30 1192 (8.10%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 681 (4.63%) SAS
2 346 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 264 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 258 (1.75%) Apache
5 224 (1.52%) MS Exchange
6 223 (1.51%) Tomcat
7 199 (1.35%) CMS
8 161 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 159 (1.08%) IIS
10 140 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
11 105 (0.71%) JBoss
12 100 (0.68%) Skype for Business
13 95 (0.65%) Confluence
14 71 (0.48%) WebLogic
15 61 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
16 59 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
17 58 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 56 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
19 52 (0.35%) Apache Pig
20 49 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1529 (10.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 809 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
3 499 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 232 (1.58%) SPSS
5 224 (1.52%) MS Visio
6 137 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
7 94 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
8 72 (0.49%) Photoshop
9 41 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 19 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 13 (0.088%) InDesign
12 12 (0.082%) SPSS Modeler
13 9 (0.061%) InfoPath
13 9 (0.061%) InVision
14 7 (0.048%) EngageOne
14 7 (0.048%) Simulink
15 6 (0.041%) Maya
15 6 (0.041%) Stata
16 5 (0.034%) Open Workbench
16 5 (0.034%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 112 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 88 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 87 (0.59%) SAP FI
4 85 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 83 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 79 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
7 71 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
8 58 (0.39%) SAP MM
9 54 (0.37%) SAP SD
10 48 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
11 43 (0.29%) SAP ERP
12 38 (0.26%) SAP CRM
12 38 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
13 37 (0.25%) ION MarketView
14 31 (0.21%) Sage X3
14 31 (0.21%) SAP BPC
14 31 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
15 29 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
15 29 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
15 29 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 517 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 405 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 311 (2.11%) SaaS
4 264 (1.79%) Google Analytics
5 205 (1.39%) Office 365
6 162 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 122 (0.83%) IaaS
8 120 (0.82%) GitHub
9 112 (0.76%) PaaS
10 82 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
11 70 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
12 61 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
13 50 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
14 42 (0.29%) Amazon S3
15 34 (0.23%) AdWords
16 28 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 23 (0.16%) iPaaS
18 22 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
19 20 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
20 19 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 464 (3.15%) Firewall
2 408 (2.77%) Internet
3 373 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 325 (2.21%) WAN
5 305 (2.07%) LAN
6 293 (1.99%) DNS
7 241 (1.64%) VPN
8 218 (1.48%) Network Security
9 217 (1.47%) HTTP
10 175 (1.19%) DHCP
10 175 (1.19%) Wireless
11 129 (0.88%) VoIP
12 128 (0.87%) SAN
13 107 (0.73%) SSL
14 100 (0.68%) BGP
15 88 (0.60%) Skype
16 80 (0.54%) VLAN
17 77 (0.52%) OSPF
18 73 (0.50%) FTP
18 73 (0.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1932 (13.12%) SQL Server
2 739 (5.02%) Big Data
3 680 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
4 677 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 584 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 571 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 549 (3.73%) Hadoop
8 491 (3.34%) MySQL
9 376 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
10 339 (2.30%) NoSQL
11 337 (2.29%) QlikView
12 282 (1.92%) Data Mining
13 279 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 248 (1.68%) Power BI
15 245 (1.66%) RDBMS
16 224 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
17 218 (1.48%) MongoDB
18 191 (1.30%) Apache Hive
18 191 (1.30%) Oracle Database
19 184 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 610 (4.14%) JIRA
2 455 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 359 (2.44%) Selenium
4 333 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 297 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 266 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 195 (1.32%) Subversion
8 191 (1.30%) Maven
9 184 (1.25%) TeamCity
10 161 (1.09%) JUnit
11 157 (1.07%) Cucumber
12 150 (1.02%) WebDriver
13 97 (0.66%) Eclipse
14 70 (0.48%) TestNG
15 68 (0.46%) NUnit
16 64 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 61 (0.41%) HP UFT
18 55 (0.37%) Protractor
19 51 (0.35%) JMeter
19 51 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5331 (36.21%) Finance
2 2320 (15.76%) Retail
3 2229 (15.14%) Banking
4 1506 (10.23%) Investment Banking
5 1392 (9.46%) Retail Banking
6 1262 (8.57%) Marketing
7 600 (4.08%) Telecoms
8 483 (3.28%) Legal
9 430 (2.92%) Front Office
9 430 (2.92%) Manufacturing
10 281 (1.91%) Advertising
11 220 (1.49%) Games
12 203 (1.38%) Financial Institution
13 194 (1.32%) Electronics
14 187 (1.27%) Law
15 129 (0.88%) Back Office
16 117 (0.79%) Publishing
17 100 (0.68%) German Language
18 99 (0.67%) Automotive
19 96 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4607 (31.29%) Analyst
2 2634 (17.89%) Developer
3 1606 (10.91%) Business Analyst
4 1044 (7.09%) Consultant
5 601 (4.08%) Architect
6 566 (3.84%) Data Analyst
7 532 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
8 489 (3.32%) Graduate
9 477 (3.24%) Software Engineer
10 457 (3.10%) Support Analyst
11 428 (2.91%) .NET Developer
12 398 (2.70%) Senior Developer
13 390 (2.65%) Software Developer
14 384 (2.61%) Java Developer
15 373 (2.53%) C# Developer
16 367 (2.49%) IT Analyst
17 342 (2.32%) Project Manager
18 336 (2.28%) Applications Support
19 335 (2.28%) Junior
20 332 (2.26%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1689 (11.47%) .NET
2 1348 (9.16%) HTML
3 1024 (6.96%) CSS
4 790 (5.37%) Web Services
5 738 (5.01%) XML
6 709 (4.82%) AngularJS
7 701 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 495 (3.36%) jQuery
9 445 (3.02%) HTML5
10 379 (2.57%) .NET Framework
11 344 (2.34%) REST
12 333 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 268 (1.82%) JSON
14 260 (1.77%) Spring
15 254 (1.73%) Node.js
16 252 (1.71%) SOAP
17 204 (1.39%) CSS3
18 203 (1.38%) RESTful
19 197 (1.34%) Middleware
20 178 (1.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1515 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 953 (6.47%) Management Information System
3 682 (4.63%) User Experience
4 339 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 323 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 319 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 300 (2.04%) Data Centre
8 272 (1.85%) Derivative
9 260 (1.77%) Mobile App
10 246 (1.67%) Fintech
11 229 (1.56%) Data Structures
12 200 (1.36%) Virtual Team
13 175 (1.19%) Equities
14 141 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
14 141 (0.96%) Reference Data
15 133 (0.90%) Credit Risk
16 124 (0.84%) Client/Server
16 124 (0.84%) Clustering
17 118 (0.80%) Social Media
18 103 (0.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1554 (10.56%) Windows
2 1252 (8.50%) Linux
3 839 (5.70%) Unix
4 514 (3.49%) Windows Server
5 236 (1.60%) Android
6 195 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 190 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 182 (1.24%) Windows 7
9 148 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 137 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 123 (0.84%) Windows 10
12 98 (0.67%) CentOS
13 76 (0.52%) AIX
14 68 (0.46%) Ubuntu
15 67 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 63 (0.43%) Solaris
17 57 (0.39%) Windows 8
18 53 (0.36%) Windows XP
19 48 (0.33%) Mac OS X
20 41 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3561 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
2 2155 (14.64%) Analytics
3 1934 (13.14%) Project Management
4 1586 (10.77%) SDLC
5 1544 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
6 1530 (10.39%) Asset Management
7 1419 (9.64%) Wealth Management
8 1276 (8.67%) Business Analysis
9 1226 (8.33%) ITIL
10 1192 (8.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 1053 (7.15%) Software Engineering
12 980 (6.66%) Data Analysis
13 971 (6.60%) Scrum
14 955 (6.49%) Test Automation
15 924 (6.28%) Mathematics
16 843 (5.73%) Mentoring
17 825 (5.60%) OO
18 771 (5.24%) Data Modelling
19 762 (5.18%) CRM
20 760 (5.16%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4323 (29.36%) SQL
2 2041 (13.86%) Java
3 1615 (10.97%) C#
4 1599 (10.86%) JavaScript
5 1174 (7.97%) Python
6 646 (4.39%) R
7 615 (4.18%) C++
8 542 (3.68%) T-SQL
9 417 (2.83%) C
10 389 (2.64%) PL/SQL
11 367 (2.49%) PHP
12 316 (2.15%) VBA
13 305 (2.07%) Perl
14 268 (1.82%) Shell Script
15 243 (1.65%) PowerShell
16 226 (1.54%) VB
17 220 (1.49%) VB.NET
18 208 (1.41%) Ruby
19 184 (1.25%) Scala
20 149 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3521 (23.92%) Degree
2 685 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 459 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 308 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 296 (2.01%) ISEB
6 262 (1.78%) SC Cleared
7 258 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
8 242 (1.64%) PhD
9 219 (1.49%) CISSP
10 214 (1.45%) ISTQB
11 207 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
12 174 (1.18%) CCNA
13 152 (1.03%) Master's Degree
14 151 (1.03%) DV Cleared
15 139 (0.94%) CCNP
16 136 (0.92%) CISM
16 136 (0.92%) MCSE
17 119 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
18 98 (0.67%) CISA
19 81 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1001 (6.80%) QA
2 370 (2.51%) Data Quality
3 359 (2.44%) SLA
4 223 (1.51%) PMO
5 168 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 72 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 67 (0.46%) Basel III
8 66 (0.45%) MiFID
9 59 (0.40%) GDPR
10 47 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 36 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
12 29 (0.20%) COBIT
13 27 (0.18%) GxP
13 27 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 26 (0.18%) ISO 9001
15 25 (0.17%) EMIR
16 24 (0.16%) IFRS
17 22 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
18 20 (0.14%) FATCA
19 17 (0.12%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 532 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 354 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 146 (0.99%) Docker
4 107 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 79 (0.54%) vSphere
6 59 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 53 (0.36%) HDFS
8 52 (0.35%) Firmware
9 39 (0.26%) Apache Flume
10 38 (0.26%) XenApp
11 35 (0.24%) NFS
12 34 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 24 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
14 22 (0.15%) XenServer
15 19 (0.13%) Postfix
16 15 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
17 14 (0.095%) KVM
18 13 (0.088%) Snort
19 12 (0.082%) Virtual Servers
20 11 (0.075%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 145 (0.98%) Ansible
2 127 (0.86%) Puppet
3 103 (0.70%) SCCM
4 97 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 76 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
6 49 (0.33%) Nagios
7 45 (0.31%) SCOM
8 30 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
9 27 (0.18%) Tivoli
10 25 (0.17%) Control-M
11 23 (0.16%) Kubernetes
11 23 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
11 23 (0.16%) Terraform
12 21 (0.14%) Oozie
13 20 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
13 20 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
14 19 (0.13%) vCenter Server
15 18 (0.12%) logstash
15 18 (0.12%) Netcool
16 17 (0.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2524 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 1427 (9.69%) Oracle
3 865 (5.88%) SAP
4 576 (3.91%) Tableau
5 482 (3.27%) VMware
6 409 (2.78%) Google
7 405 (2.75%) Cisco
8 276 (1.87%) IBM
9 239 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
10 195 (1.32%) Citrix
11 188 (1.28%) HP
12 167 (1.13%) Adobe
13 166 (1.13%) Cognos
14 155 (1.05%) Red Hat
15 145 (0.98%) Remedy
16 132 (0.90%) Cognizant
17 119 (0.81%) Sybase
18 114 (0.77%) CheckPoint
19 108 (0.73%) hybris
20 105 (0.71%) Juniper
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lithium3 Technology Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits package and flexi
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Salary: Up to £30, 000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Market rates + Gd Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT Works
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, holidays ect
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + holidays, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Cloudscope
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Work with York
Salary: Up to £45 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday