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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytical Skills
UK
Rank 24 19 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 6349 8946 8542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.47% 8.69% 8.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.47% 21.22% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4769 6797 6353
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 £70,000 £74,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

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 32601 42162 41037
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.37% 40.95% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 26238 33707 32424
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,671 £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 24 March 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 March 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 -8 5857 £45,000 -1.09% 971
London -6 2565 £55,000 - 384
South East -5 986 £42,500 - 169
North West -6 509 £40,000 +6.66% 91
City of London -5 433 £65,000 +18.18% 90
East of England -14 418 £42,500 -1.16% 66
South West -2 382 £40,000 +6.66% 68
West Midlands +4 378 £37,000 -7.50% 53
Manchester -7 339 £40,000 - 64
Yorkshire -15 325 £42,500 +6.25% 62
Scotland +2 234 £45,000 - 28
East Midlands +3 231 £42,500 +21.42% 50
West Yorkshire -15 220 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Berkshire -8 200 £42,500 -5.55% 24
Surrey -6 198 £45,000 +6.50% 33
Hertfordshire -17 168 £42,500 -5.55% 22
Leeds -11 164 £40,000 - 22
Hampshire +14 158 £40,000 -5.88% 37
Birmingham -2 153 £36,500 -8.75% 17
Edinburgh +2 129 £47,500 +5.55% 19
Bristol +10 123 £40,000 +14.28% 23
Oxfordshire +3 119 £40,000 -5.88% 24
Wales -6 101 £37,500 +7.14% 19
West Sussex +13 92 £42,500 -5.55% 16
Buckinghamshire -17 92 £42,500 +6.25% 23
Glasgow -2 88 £45,000 +4.65% 9
Cambridgeshire -16 87 £45,000 +13.92% 30
Cheshire -13 86 £38,250 +19.53% 15
Somerset -2 78 £35,000 - 5
South Wales -5 76 £37,500 +4.16% 16

Analytical Skills
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 3830 (30.01%) SQL
2 3825 (29.97%) Finance
3 2973 (23.30%) Degree
4 2927 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
5 2310 (18.10%) Microsoft
6 1904 (14.92%) MS Excel
7 1819 (14.25%) SQL Server
8 1700 (13.32%) Analytics
9 1533 (12.01%) C#
10 1518 (11.89%) .NET
11 1479 (11.59%) Windows
12 1459 (11.43%) Project Management
13 1450 (11.36%) JavaScript
14 1415 (11.09%) Java
15 1349 (10.57%) Computer Science
16 1282 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
17 1253 (9.82%) HTML
18 1201 (9.41%) Marketing
19 1192 (9.34%) Oracle
20 1160 (9.09%) ITIL
21 1149 (9.00%) Linux
22 1026 (8.04%) Python
23 997 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
24 981 (7.69%) CSS
25 901 (7.06%) Banking
26 866 (6.79%) Business Analysis
27 860 (6.74%) Retail
28 836 (6.55%) MS Office
29 830 (6.50%) SDLC
30 823 (6.45%) Mathematics

Analytical Skills
Top Related 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
1 581 (4.55%) SAS
2 463 (3.63%) SharePoint
3 287 (2.25%) CMS
4 248 (1.94%) MS Exchange
5 209 (1.64%) Apache
6 191 (1.50%) Apache Spark
7 174 (1.36%) IIS
8 146 (1.14%) Tomcat
9 127 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 118 (0.92%) WebSphere
11 111 (0.87%) JBoss
12 108 (0.85%) Skype for Business
12 108 (0.85%) WebLogic
13 90 (0.71%) Confluence
14 85 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
15 75 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
16 68 (0.53%) Apache Pig
16 68 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
17 67 (0.52%) Umbraco
18 60 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1904 (14.92%) MS Excel
2 836 (6.55%) MS Office
3 392 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 233 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 223 (1.75%) SPSS
6 152 (1.19%) MS Project
7 96 (0.75%) Photoshop
8 73 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
9 48 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
10 23 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 18 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 14 (0.11%) EViews
12 14 (0.11%) Fireworks
12 14 (0.11%) InDesign
13 11 (0.086%) Stata
14 10 (0.078%) OmniGraffle
15 8 (0.063%) AutoCAD
15 8 (0.063%) PTC Creo
15 8 (0.063%) Simulink
15 8 (0.063%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 126 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 61 (0.48%) Magento
4 59 (0.46%) SAP FI
5 57 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 53 (0.42%) SAP MM
7 51 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
8 44 (0.34%) Sage X3
9 42 (0.33%) SAP CO
10 41 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
11 39 (0.31%) assyst
12 37 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
13 35 (0.27%) SAP CRM
14 33 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 30 (0.24%) SAP SD
16 28 (0.22%) SAP BPC
17 27 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
18 25 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
19 24 (0.19%) SAP SRM
20 23 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 358 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 354 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 296 (2.32%) SaaS
4 259 (2.03%) Google Analytics
5 173 (1.36%) Office 365
6 128 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
7 119 (0.93%) IaaS
8 117 (0.92%) PaaS
9 88 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
10 57 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
11 56 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
12 50 (0.39%) GitHub
13 45 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
14 43 (0.34%) AdWords
15 32 (0.25%) Amazon S3
16 28 (0.22%) Force.com
17 27 (0.21%) Yammer
18 24 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
19 23 (0.18%) Slack
20 16 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 428 (3.35%) Firewall
2 397 (3.11%) DNS
3 396 (3.10%) Internet
4 329 (2.58%) TCP/IP
5 262 (2.05%) LAN
6 251 (1.97%) WAN
7 242 (1.90%) Network Security
8 229 (1.79%) DHCP
9 227 (1.78%) VPN
10 179 (1.40%) HTTP
11 177 (1.39%) Wireless
12 155 (1.21%) VoIP
13 154 (1.21%) SAN
14 124 (0.97%) SSL
15 122 (0.96%) BGP
16 111 (0.87%) OSPF
17 107 (0.84%) MPLS
18 81 (0.63%) Skype
19 79 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
20 75 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1819 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 646 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 609 (4.77%) Big Data
4 574 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
5 544 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 541 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 494 (3.87%) MySQL
8 453 (3.55%) Hadoop
9 304 (2.38%) NoSQL
10 298 (2.34%) QlikView
11 278 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 266 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 261 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
14 203 (1.59%) Data Mining
14 203 (1.59%) RDBMS
15 199 (1.56%) Oracle Database
16 183 (1.43%) Power BI
17 178 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
18 160 (1.25%) Apache Hive
19 156 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 390 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 359 (2.81%) JIRA
3 337 (2.64%) Selenium
4 318 (2.49%) Visual Studio
5 274 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 209 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 138 (1.08%) JUnit
8 130 (1.02%) Subversion
9 119 (0.93%) Cucumber
10 113 (0.89%) Maven
11 89 (0.70%) WebDriver
12 84 (0.66%) Eclipse
13 60 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
14 59 (0.46%) TeamCity
15 55 (0.43%) NUnit
16 50 (0.39%) Axure RP
16 50 (0.39%) SoapUI
17 48 (0.38%) Ant
18 45 (0.35%) JMeter
19 44 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3825 (29.97%) Finance
2 1201 (9.41%) Marketing
3 901 (7.06%) Banking
4 860 (6.74%) Retail
5 519 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 361 (2.83%) Legal
7 309 (2.42%) Advertising
8 300 (2.35%) Manufacturing
9 195 (1.53%) Games
10 181 (1.42%) Investment Banking
11 163 (1.28%) Law
12 145 (1.14%) Front Office
13 139 (1.09%) Financial Institution
14 130 (1.02%) Billing
15 126 (0.99%) Electronics
16 121 (0.95%) Publishing
17 108 (0.85%) Back Office
18 81 (0.63%) Automotive
19 76 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
20 68 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3912 (30.65%) Analyst
2 2415 (18.92%) Developer
3 1137 (8.91%) Business Analyst
4 913 (7.15%) Consultant
5 588 (4.61%) Architect
6 451 (3.53%) Support Analyst
7 449 (3.52%) .NET Developer
8 448 (3.51%) Data Analyst
9 429 (3.36%) C# Developer
10 398 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
11 371 (2.91%) Project Manager
12 339 (2.66%) Senior Developer
13 337 (2.64%) Graduate
14 334 (2.62%) Junior
15 330 (2.59%) Applications Support
16 317 (2.48%) Java Developer
17 293 (2.30%) SQL Analyst
18 287 (2.25%) Administrator
19 282 (2.21%) Data Scientist
20 277 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1518 (11.89%) .NET
2 1253 (9.82%) HTML
3 981 (7.69%) CSS
4 820 (6.43%) Web Services
5 728 (5.70%) ASP.NET
6 714 (5.59%) XML
7 592 (4.64%) AngularJS
8 493 (3.86%) jQuery
9 434 (3.40%) HTML5
10 358 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 308 (2.41%) .NET Framework
12 255 (2.00%) REST
13 246 (1.93%) RESTful
14 244 (1.91%) SOAP
15 219 (1.72%) Spring
16 214 (1.68%) CSS3
17 208 (1.63%) JSON
18 191 (1.50%) Node.js
19 181 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 172 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1349 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 782 (6.13%) Management Information System
3 527 (4.13%) User Experience
4 331 (2.59%) Data Centre
5 279 (2.19%) Fintech
6 273 (2.14%) Algorithms
7 261 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 244 (1.91%) Data Structures
9 225 (1.76%) Mobile App
10 171 (1.34%) Social Media
11 145 (1.14%) Derivative
12 142 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 120 (0.94%) Virtual Team
14 117 (0.92%) Equities
15 112 (0.88%) Driving Licence
16 108 (0.85%) Client/Server
17 107 (0.84%) Clustering
18 99 (0.78%) Credit Risk
18 99 (0.78%) Fixed Income
19 91 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1479 (11.59%) Windows
2 1149 (9.00%) Linux
3 667 (5.23%) Unix
4 460 (3.60%) Windows Server
5 220 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 211 (1.65%) Windows 7
7 203 (1.59%) Android
8 200 (1.57%) Apple iOS
9 192 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 109 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 99 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 89 (0.70%) Windows 10
13 85 (0.67%) CentOS
14 76 (0.60%) Ubuntu
15 70 (0.55%) Windows XP
16 65 (0.51%) AIX
16 65 (0.51%) Mac OS X
17 58 (0.45%) Windows 8
18 35 (0.27%) Solaris
19 34 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2927 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
2 1700 (13.32%) Analytics
3 1459 (11.43%) Project Management
4 1282 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
5 1160 (9.09%) ITIL
6 997 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 866 (6.79%) Business Analysis
8 830 (6.50%) SDLC
9 823 (6.45%) Mathematics
10 820 (6.43%) Scrum
11 799 (6.26%) Software Engineering
12 778 (6.10%) CRM
13 765 (5.99%) Data Analysis
14 723 (5.67%) Mentoring
15 712 (5.58%) E-Commerce
16 694 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
17 690 (5.41%) Change Management
18 639 (5.01%) MVC
19 634 (4.97%) Data Modelling
20 603 (4.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3830 (30.01%) SQL
2 1533 (12.01%) C#
3 1450 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 1415 (11.09%) Java
5 1026 (8.04%) Python
6 576 (4.51%) T-SQL
7 540 (4.23%) R
8 516 (4.04%) C++
9 436 (3.42%) PHP
10 320 (2.51%) C
11 310 (2.43%) VBA
12 293 (2.30%) PL/SQL
13 262 (2.05%) VB.NET
14 249 (1.95%) Perl
15 224 (1.76%) PowerShell
16 187 (1.47%) Ruby
17 180 (1.41%) VB
18 179 (1.40%) Bash Shell
19 140 (1.10%) Scala
20 139 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2973 (23.30%) Degree
2 409 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 303 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 289 (2.26%) PhD
5 287 (2.25%) ISEB
6 281 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 231 (1.81%) SC Cleared
8 182 (1.43%) CCNP
9 172 (1.35%) CCNA
10 162 (1.27%) CISSP
11 154 (1.21%) ISTQB
12 121 (0.95%) MCSE
13 119 (0.93%) CISA
14 110 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
15 108 (0.85%) DV Cleared
16 103 (0.81%) CISM
17 95 (0.74%) Postgraduate
18 90 (0.71%) PMI Certification
19 88 (0.69%) PMP
20 80 (0.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 812 (6.36%) QA
2 421 (3.30%) SLA
3 277 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 244 (1.91%) PMO
5 121 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 110 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 40 (0.31%) MiFID
8 37 (0.29%) COBIT
9 34 (0.27%) IFRS
10 32 (0.25%) SDET
11 31 (0.24%) IFRS 9
12 25 (0.20%) GDPR
13 24 (0.19%) ISO 9001
13 24 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 23 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
15 18 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
16 15 (0.12%) WCAG
17 14 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
18 10 (0.078%) IAS 39
18 10 (0.078%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 606 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 357 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 96 (0.75%) Docker
5 89 (0.70%) vSphere
6 49 (0.38%) HDFS
7 46 (0.36%) Firmware
8 45 (0.35%) XenApp
9 31 (0.24%) XenServer
10 30 (0.24%) Apache Flume
10 30 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (0.24%) VMware ESX
11 26 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
12 21 (0.16%) VirtualBox
13 20 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 20 (0.16%) XenDesktop
14 18 (0.14%) NFS
15 17 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (0.11%) KVM
16 14 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 137 (1.07%) SCCM
2 93 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
3 87 (0.68%) Puppet
4 84 (0.66%) SCOM
5 61 (0.48%) Ansible
6 49 (0.38%) Nagios
7 46 (0.36%) Graphite
8 45 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 44 (0.34%) Grafana
10 35 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
11 32 (0.25%) Backup Exec
12 26 (0.20%) Tivoli
13 23 (0.18%) Kubernetes
14 22 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
14 22 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
14 22 (0.17%) Control-M
15 21 (0.16%) Ambari
16 20 (0.16%) Mesos
16 20 (0.16%) Oozie
17 19 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2310 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 1192 (9.34%) Oracle
3 649 (5.09%) SAP
4 517 (4.05%) VMware
5 471 (3.69%) Tableau
6 467 (3.66%) Cisco
7 402 (3.15%) Google
8 262 (2.05%) IBM
9 254 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
10 232 (1.82%) HP
11 224 (1.76%) Citrix
12 135 (1.06%) Adobe
13 123 (0.96%) Red Hat
14 100 (0.78%) CheckPoint
15 96 (0.75%) ServiceNow
16 88 (0.69%) Sage
17 84 (0.66%) Apple
18 78 (0.61%) Informatica
19 76 (0.60%) Juniper
20 73 (0.57%) F5
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