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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 19 22
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 6487 8832 9199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.51% 8.50% 8.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.36% 19.96% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4893 6758 6849
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 £72,500 £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 35333 44259 45159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.90% 42.61% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28529 35787 35763
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 £28,000
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 26 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 26 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 6030 £45,000 -2.49% 1014
London -6 2620 £55,000 - 445
South East -4 992 £42,500 +6.25% 142
North West -2 520 £40,000 +6.66% 91
East of England -10 483 £41,000 -3.52% 78
South West -4 400 £40,000 +5.26% 69
City of London -6 397 £65,000 +18.18% 115
West Midlands +5 368 £37,500 -6.25% 66
Yorkshire -13 340 £42,500 +10.38% 63
Manchester -3 337 £40,000 - 54
East Midlands +6 242 £41,000 +17.14% 31
Surrey +1 223 £49,000 +18.78% 24
West Yorkshire -15 211 £42,500 +6.25% 40
Scotland -5 209 £45,000 - 32
Berkshire -14 191 £44,000 -2.22% 27
Hertfordshire -16 187 £42,500 -15.00% 26
Hampshire +5 174 £40,000 +6.66% 33
Leeds -12 160 £41,250 +3.12% 29
Birmingham +1 152 £40,000 - 27
Edinburgh +5 131 £45,000 -2.70% 13
Cambridgeshire +1 122 £47,500 +31.94% 33
Bristol +6 119 £42,500 +21.42% 30
Oxfordshire -5 115 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Cheshire -4 108 £40,000 +14.28% 25
Wales -1 106 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Cambridge 0 104 £54,100 +50.27% 29
West Sussex +20 103 £41,000 -11.82% 13
Reading +4 91 £44,000 +10.00% 12
Gloucestershire +5 90 £37,500 -16.66% 11
Leicestershire +23 82 £42,500 +13.33% 14

For the 6 months to 26 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 3823 (30.37%) SQL
2 3693 (29.34%) Finance
3 2979 (23.67%) Degree
4 2946 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2239 (17.79%) Microsoft
6 1788 (14.21%) SQL Server
7 1749 (13.90%) Analytics
8 1522 (12.09%) .NET
9 1521 (12.08%) C#
10 1425 (11.32%) JavaScript
11 1421 (11.29%) Java
12 1406 (11.17%) Project Management
13 1388 (11.03%) Windows
14 1340 (10.65%) Computer Science
15 1297 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
16 1248 (9.91%) Microsoft Excel
17 1222 (9.71%) HTML
18 1188 (9.44%) Oracle
19 1150 (9.14%) Marketing
20 1117 (8.87%) Linux
21 1095 (8.70%) ITIL
22 1016 (8.07%) Python
23 961 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
24 960 (7.63%) CSS
25 865 (6.87%) Retail
26 856 (6.80%) Business Analysis
27 844 (6.71%) Scrum
28 836 (6.64%) Banking
29 835 (6.63%) SDLC
30 827 (6.57%) 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
1 587 (4.66%) SAS
2 385 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 267 (2.12%) CMS
4 223 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 205 (1.63%) Apache
6 194 (1.54%) Apache Spark
7 162 (1.29%) IIS
8 123 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 117 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 117 (0.93%) WebSphere
10 101 (0.80%) JBoss
11 100 (0.79%) Skype for Business
12 80 (0.64%) Confluence
13 78 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
14 77 (0.61%) WebLogic
15 65 (0.52%) Apache Pig
16 64 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
17 63 (0.50%) Umbraco
18 56 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
18 56 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1248 (9.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 788 (6.26%) Microsoft Office
3 385 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 228 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 221 (1.76%) SPSS
6 132 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
7 79 (0.63%) Photoshop
8 75 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
9 40 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
10 22 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 14 (0.11%) InDesign
12 11 (0.087%) EViews
13 8 (0.064%) Stata
14 7 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
14 7 (0.056%) PTC Creo
14 7 (0.056%) SPSS Modeler
15 6 (0.048%) Doxygen
15 6 (0.048%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 6 (0.048%) Simulink
16 5 (0.040%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 124 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 67 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 63 (0.50%) SAP FI
4 59 (0.47%) Magento
5 58 (0.46%) SAP MM
6 52 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
7 51 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
8 50 (0.40%) SAP CO
9 47 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
10 45 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
11 44 (0.35%) Sage X3
12 43 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
13 39 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 36 (0.29%) assyst
15 35 (0.28%) SAP CRM
16 32 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
17 31 (0.25%) SAP SD
18 26 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
18 26 (0.21%) SAP BPC
19 24 (0.19%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 376 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 364 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 326 (2.59%) SaaS
4 265 (2.11%) Google Analytics
5 167 (1.33%) Office 365
6 137 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 128 (1.02%) IaaS
8 125 (0.99%) PaaS
9 89 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 69 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
11 51 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 50 (0.40%) GitHub
13 44 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
14 40 (0.32%) AdWords
15 36 (0.29%) Amazon S3
16 31 (0.25%) Yammer
17 25 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
18 22 (0.17%) Force.com
19 20 (0.16%) Slack
19 20 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 409 (3.25%) Firewall
2 404 (3.21%) Internet
3 352 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 327 (2.60%) DNS
5 273 (2.17%) LAN
6 254 (2.02%) WAN
7 241 (1.91%) Network Security
8 211 (1.68%) VPN
9 193 (1.53%) DHCP
10 186 (1.48%) HTTP
11 182 (1.45%) Wireless
12 139 (1.10%) VoIP
13 132 (1.05%) SAN
14 113 (0.90%) BGP
15 109 (0.87%) SSL
16 97 (0.77%) OSPF
17 93 (0.74%) MPLS
18 76 (0.60%) Skype
19 74 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
20 72 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1788 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 594 (4.72%) Big Data
3 593 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 566 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
5 537 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 526 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 490 (3.89%) MySQL
8 443 (3.52%) Hadoop
9 307 (2.44%) NoSQL
10 298 (2.37%) QlikView
11 278 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
12 264 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 254 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
14 219 (1.74%) Data Mining
15 198 (1.57%) Power BI
16 192 (1.53%) RDBMS
17 191 (1.52%) Oracle Database
18 169 (1.34%) MongoDB
19 165 (1.31%) Apache Hive
20 148 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 391 (3.11%) Git (software)
2 351 (2.79%) JIRA
3 318 (2.53%) Selenium
4 302 (2.40%) Visual Studio
5 262 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 209 (1.66%) Jenkins
7 143 (1.14%) JUnit
8 132 (1.05%) Subversion
9 112 (0.89%) Maven
10 106 (0.84%) Cucumber
11 104 (0.83%) WebDriver
12 87 (0.69%) Eclipse
13 64 (0.51%) TeamCity
14 60 (0.48%) NUnit
15 51 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
16 48 (0.38%) Protractor
17 47 (0.37%) Axure RP
17 47 (0.37%) JMeter
17 47 (0.37%) SoapUI
18 46 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3693 (29.34%) Finance
2 1150 (9.14%) Marketing
3 865 (6.87%) Retail
4 836 (6.64%) Banking
5 504 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 343 (2.73%) Legal
7 323 (2.57%) Manufacturing
8 297 (2.36%) Advertising
9 202 (1.60%) Games
10 187 (1.49%) Investment Banking
11 166 (1.32%) Financial Institution
12 162 (1.29%) Law
13 134 (1.06%) Electronics
14 126 (1.00%) Front Office
15 117 (0.93%) Publishing
16 109 (0.87%) Billing
17 98 (0.78%) Back Office
18 78 (0.62%) Automotive
18 78 (0.62%) Retail Banking
19 70 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3936 (31.27%) Analyst
2 2376 (18.88%) Developer
3 1160 (9.22%) Business Analyst
4 901 (7.16%) Consultant
5 543 (4.31%) Architect
6 457 (3.63%) Data Analyst
7 441 (3.50%) .NET Developer
8 435 (3.46%) Support Analyst
9 415 (3.30%) C# Developer
10 398 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
11 364 (2.89%) Graduate
12 339 (2.69%) Project Manager
13 335 (2.66%) Junior
14 329 (2.61%) Senior Developer
15 321 (2.55%) Applications Support
16 303 (2.41%) Java Developer
17 292 (2.32%) Administrator
17 292 (2.32%) Software Developer
18 287 (2.28%) Data Scientist
19 285 (2.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1522 (12.09%) .NET
2 1222 (9.71%) HTML
3 960 (7.63%) CSS
4 810 (6.44%) Web Services
5 719 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 674 (5.35%) XML
7 638 (5.07%) AngularJS
8 495 (3.93%) jQuery
9 443 (3.52%) HTML5
10 377 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 337 (2.68%) .NET Framework
12 257 (2.04%) REST
13 245 (1.95%) RESTful
14 241 (1.91%) SOAP
15 222 (1.76%) JSON
16 219 (1.74%) Node.js
17 214 (1.70%) CSS3
18 191 (1.52%) Spring
18 191 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 183 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1340 (10.65%) Computer Science
2 774 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 541 (4.30%) User Experience
4 300 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 279 (2.22%) Fintech
6 257 (2.04%) Algorithms
7 254 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 233 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 215 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 150 (1.19%) Social Media
11 149 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
12 139 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 133 (1.06%) Virtual Team
14 131 (1.04%) Derivative
15 114 (0.91%) Client/Server
16 98 (0.78%) Credit Risk
16 98 (0.78%) Fixed Income
17 97 (0.77%) Clustering
18 96 (0.76%) Driving Licence
19 91 (0.72%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1388 (11.03%) Windows
2 1117 (8.87%) Linux
3 632 (5.02%) Unix
4 428 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 224 (1.78%) Android
6 206 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 203 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 194 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 162 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 108 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 104 (0.83%) Windows 10
12 89 (0.71%) CentOS
13 86 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 73 (0.58%) Mac OS X
15 72 (0.57%) AIX
15 72 (0.57%) Ubuntu
16 64 (0.51%) Windows XP
17 57 (0.45%) Windows 8
18 41 (0.33%) Solaris
19 35 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2946 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1749 (13.90%) Analytics
3 1406 (11.17%) Project Management
4 1297 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
5 1095 (8.70%) ITIL
6 961 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 856 (6.80%) Business Analysis
8 844 (6.71%) Scrum
9 835 (6.63%) SDLC
10 827 (6.57%) Mathematics
11 809 (6.43%) Software Engineering
12 794 (6.31%) Data Analysis
13 760 (6.04%) CRM
14 727 (5.78%) Mentoring
15 708 (5.62%) E-Commerce
16 690 (5.48%) Change Management
17 679 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
18 672 (5.34%) MVC
19 621 (4.93%) OO
20 615 (4.89%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3823 (30.37%) SQL
2 1521 (12.08%) C#
3 1425 (11.32%) JavaScript
4 1421 (11.29%) Java
5 1016 (8.07%) Python
6 547 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 538 (4.27%) R
8 523 (4.16%) C++
9 439 (3.49%) PHP
10 341 (2.71%) C
11 300 (2.38%) VBA
12 290 (2.30%) PL/SQL
13 241 (1.91%) VB.NET
14 237 (1.88%) Perl
15 191 (1.52%) PowerShell
16 185 (1.47%) VB
17 183 (1.45%) Ruby
18 154 (1.22%) Scala
19 153 (1.22%) Bash Shell
20 139 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2979 (23.67%) Degree
2 425 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 294 (2.34%) PhD
4 271 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 257 (2.04%) ISEB
6 246 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
7 232 (1.84%) SC Cleared
8 162 (1.29%) CISSP
9 159 (1.26%) CCNP
10 158 (1.26%) CCNA
11 148 (1.18%) ISTQB
12 124 (0.99%) CISA
13 117 (0.93%) DV Cleared
14 110 (0.87%) CISM
15 109 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
16 108 (0.86%) MCSE
17 94 (0.75%) Postgraduate
18 77 (0.61%) MCSA
19 74 (0.59%) PMP
20 70 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 791 (6.28%) QA
2 400 (3.18%) SLA
3 273 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 195 (1.55%) PMO
5 126 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 96 (0.76%) PCI DSS
7 47 (0.37%) MiFID
8 36 (0.29%) GDPR
9 34 (0.27%) SDET
10 33 (0.26%) IFRS
11 31 (0.25%) COBIT
12 28 (0.22%) IFRS 9
13 25 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 22 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
14 22 (0.17%) ISO 9001
15 19 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
16 12 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 11 (0.087%) ISO22301
18 10 (0.079%) FATCA
19 9 (0.072%) IAS 39
System Software
1 551 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 358 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (0.91%) Docker
4 109 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 74 (0.59%) vSphere
6 56 (0.44%) Firmware
7 55 (0.44%) HDFS
8 41 (0.33%) 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 24 (0.19%) VMware ESX
14 21 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 20 (0.16%) NFS
16 19 (0.15%) 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
1 135 (1.07%) SCCM
2 98 (0.78%) Puppet
3 83 (0.66%) Ansible
4 74 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
5 59 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 57 (0.45%) SCOM
7 45 (0.36%) Nagios
8 39 (0.31%) Grafana
8 39 (0.31%) Graphite
9 31 (0.25%) vCenter Server
10 29 (0.23%) Kubernetes
11 26 (0.21%) Tivoli
12 24 (0.19%) Backup Exec
13 23 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
14 22 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
15 21 (0.17%) Ambari
15 21 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
15 21 (0.17%) Mesos
15 21 (0.17%) Oozie
16 19 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2239 (17.79%) Microsoft
2 1188 (9.44%) Oracle
3 665 (5.28%) SAP
4 487 (3.87%) VMware
5 466 (3.70%) Tableau
6 430 (3.42%) Cisco
7 403 (3.20%) Google
8 246 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
9 240 (1.91%) IBM
10 213 (1.69%) Citrix
11 181 (1.44%) HP
12 126 (1.00%) Adobe
13 118 (0.94%) Red Hat
14 101 (0.80%) CheckPoint
15 91 (0.72%) hybris
16 89 (0.71%) Juniper
16 89 (0.71%) ServiceNow
17 86 (0.68%) Apple
17 86 (0.68%) Sage
18 84 (0.67%) Remedy
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Talent Chimp
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Accudo Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Modis International
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Leidos
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +bonus +excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + 25 days + pension + life assurance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum (Including benefits, great working e
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000.00 - £25300.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
Alliance Healthcare
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago