Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Visualisation over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 368 487
Rank change year-on-year +17 +119 +21
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1,494 1,550 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.91% 0.89% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.97% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 1,314 935
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,875 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.19% -7.50% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,400 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,625 £81,950 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -0.54%

Data Visualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150,018 159,708 172,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.56% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119,346 125,959 143,498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Visualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Visualisation within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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 +8 1,397 £55,000 +4.76% 202
London +2 772 £60,000 - 107
UK excluding London +33 700 £47,500 +5.56% 110
South East +61 235 £50,000 +11.11% 27
North of England +8 176 £45,000 - 27
North West +62 104 £47,500 +5.56% 12
Midlands -4 78 £47,500 +18.75% 12
East of England -24 69 £43,500 -3.33% 9
South West +2 64 £45,000 -8.16% 20
Yorkshire -27 62 £45,000 - 13
Scotland +22 60 £50,000 +0.50% 12
West Midlands +41 51 £45,000 +20.00% 9
East Midlands -40 27 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Wales -1 17 £42,500 +3.03%
North East -15 10 £36,500 -36.52% 2
Northern Ireland +10 1 £35,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Visualisation 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 Data Visualisation.

1 1,494 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 786 (52.61%) SQL
3 752 (50.33%) Business Intelligence
4 693 (46.39%) Analytics
5 655 (43.84%) Tableau
6 485 (32.46%) Power BI
7 470 (31.46%) Python
8 409 (27.38%) Finance
9 361 (24.16%) Data Science
10 358 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
11 357 (23.90%) Degree
12 329 (22.02%) Machine Learning
13 326 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
14 321 (21.49%) SQL Server
15 307 (20.55%) ETL
16 297 (19.88%) R
17 293 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
18 254 (17.00%) Big Data
19 248 (16.60%) Microsoft
19 248 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 244 (16.33%) QlikView
21 243 (16.27%) Data Analysis
21 243 (16.27%) Data Modelling
22 232 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 229 (15.33%) Data Analytics
24 213 (14.26%) JavaScript
25 211 (14.12%) Hadoop
26 194 (12.99%) Mathematics
27 193 (12.92%) Java
28 187 (12.52%) Statistics

Data Visualisation
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
1 158 (10.58%) Apache Spark
2 109 (7.30%) SAS
3 66 (4.42%) Apache
4 30 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (1.54%) CMS
6 21 (1.41%) WordPress
7 19 (1.27%) Marvel
8 14 (0.94%) Confluence
8 14 (0.94%) SharePoint
9 13 (0.87%) Apache Pig
9 13 (0.87%) EPiServer
10 11 (0.74%) Apache Solr
10 11 (0.74%) IIS
11 10 (0.67%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.40%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.27%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.27%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
15 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 164 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (2.41%) SPSS
3 32 (2.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
5 24 (1.61%) InVision
6 18 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.87%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.67%) MS Visio
9 9 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.40%) Stata
11 5 (0.33%) Flinto
12 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
13 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.067%) CPLEX
14 1 (0.067%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.067%) GIMP
14 1 (0.067%) Mingle
14 1 (0.067%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (0.67%) Abakus
3 9 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.20%) Raiser's Edge
5 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.13%) Actimize
6 2 (0.13%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.067%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.067%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.067%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.067%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.067%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 185 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (5.35%) Google Analytics
4 36 (2.41%) PaaS
5 25 (1.67%) IaaS
6 23 (1.54%) SaaS
7 22 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (1.41%) Azure Data Factory
9 20 (1.34%) GitHub
10 19 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 17 (1.14%) npm
11 17 (1.14%) Office 365
12 15 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
13 11 (0.74%) Data Lake Analytics
13 11 (0.74%) Google Tag Manager
14 10 (0.67%) Google Attribution 360
15 6 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.40%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.74%) Firewall
2 9 (0.60%) iBeacon
2 9 (0.60%) Wireless
3 7 (0.47%) HTTP
3 7 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (0.47%) SSL
4 6 (0.40%) Symposium
5 5 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.33%) SMS
6 4 (0.27%) DNS
6 4 (0.27%) LAN
6 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.27%) WAN
7 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.13%) PSTN
7 2 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.067%) Internet
8 1 (0.067%) IPsec
8 1 (0.067%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 485 (32.46%) Power BI
2 321 (21.49%) SQL Server
3 293 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
4 254 (17.00%) Big Data
5 248 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 244 (16.33%) QlikView
7 232 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 211 (14.12%) Hadoop
9 178 (11.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 101 (6.76%) Apache Hive
11 80 (5.35%) Relational Database
12 78 (5.22%) Spotfire
13 77 (5.15%) NoSQL
14 75 (5.02%) BusinessObjects
14 75 (5.02%) Data Mining
15 74 (4.95%) MySQL
16 58 (3.88%) Text Mining
17 49 (3.28%) Data Lake
18 43 (2.88%) MongoDB
19 39 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 109 (7.30%) Git (software)
2 46 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 37 (2.48%) JIRA
4 31 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
5 27 (1.81%) Visual Studio
6 19 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (1.27%) webpack
7 18 (1.20%) Jasmine
8 16 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 15 (1.00%) Gradle
9 15 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 15 (1.00%) Selenium
10 14 (0.94%) gulp
11 13 (0.87%) Axure RP
11 13 (0.87%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.87%) Grunt
12 11 (0.74%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.60%) Maven
14 8 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 409 (27.38%) Finance
2 131 (8.77%) Retail
3 102 (6.83%) Marketing
4 70 (4.69%) Banking
5 67 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 49 (3.28%) Advertising
7 33 (2.21%) Investment Banking
8 27 (1.81%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.61%) Back Office
10 19 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.07%) Games
12 14 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.80%) Electronics
14 10 (0.67%) Law
14 10 (0.67%) Legal
15 8 (0.54%) Publishing
16 7 (0.47%) Front Office
17 5 (0.33%) Automotive
17 5 (0.33%) French Language
17 5 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 434 (29.05%) Developer
2 342 (22.89%) Analyst
3 196 (13.12%) Data Scientist
4 154 (10.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 148 (9.91%) Data Analyst
6 133 (8.90%) Consultant
7 101 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 81 (5.42%) SQL Developer
9 73 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
10 72 (4.82%) Data Engineer
11 66 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
11 66 (4.42%) Senior Data Scientist
12 64 (4.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 64 (4.28%) Senior Developer
13 61 (4.08%) Data Consultant
14 55 (3.68%) Architect
14 55 (3.68%) SSIS Developer
15 47 (3.15%) SQL BI Developer
16 46 (3.08%) Designer
17 43 (2.88%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (9.50%) HTML
2 139 (9.30%) CSS
3 106 (7.10%) AngularJS
4 97 (6.49%) D3.js
5 94 (6.29%) Natural Language Processing
6 77 (5.15%) HTML5
7 72 (4.82%) .NET
8 70 (4.69%) React
9 52 (3.48%) Kafka
9 52 (3.48%) Sass
10 46 (3.08%) Pandas
11 45 (3.01%) Node.js
12 42 (2.81%) jQuery
13 38 (2.54%) scikit-learn
14 36 (2.41%) NumPy
15 35 (2.34%) ASP.NET
16 33 (2.21%) SciPy
16 33 (2.21%) TensorFlow
17 32 (2.14%) CSS3
18 31 (2.07%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 326 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 173 (11.58%) Algorithms
3 144 (9.64%) Computer Science
4 135 (9.04%) User Experience
5 60 (4.02%) Data Structures
6 54 (3.61%) Fintech
7 52 (3.48%) Mobile App
8 47 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
9 45 (3.01%) Management Information System
10 39 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
11 31 (2.07%) Social Network
12 19 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
13 18 (1.20%) Social Media
14 15 (1.00%) FMCG
15 13 (0.87%) Animation
15 13 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
15 13 (0.87%) Hedge funds
16 12 (0.80%) Credit Risk
16 12 (0.80%) Graphic Design
16 12 (0.80%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 41 (2.74%) Windows
2 36 (2.41%) Linux
3 26 (1.74%) Unix
4 16 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 13 (0.87%) Windows 10
6 11 (0.74%) Android
7 10 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.067%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,494 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 752 (50.33%) Business Intelligence
3 693 (46.39%) Analytics
4 361 (24.16%) Data Science
5 358 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
6 329 (22.02%) Machine Learning
7 307 (20.55%) ETL
8 243 (16.27%) Data Analysis
8 243 (16.27%) Data Modelling
9 229 (15.33%) Data Analytics
10 194 (12.99%) Mathematics
11 187 (12.52%) Statistics
12 185 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
13 168 (11.24%) Decision-Making
14 134 (8.97%) Data Management
15 129 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 113 (7.56%) Artificial Intelligence
17 106 (7.10%) Front End Development
18 103 (6.89%) Scrum
19 102 (6.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 786 (52.61%) SQL
2 470 (31.46%) Python
3 297 (19.88%) R
4 213 (14.26%) JavaScript
5 193 (12.92%) Java
6 155 (10.37%) T-SQL
7 112 (7.50%) C#
8 70 (4.69%) Scala
9 69 (4.62%) C++
10 60 (4.02%) C
11 45 (3.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 44 (2.95%) PHP
13 38 (2.54%) Ruby
14 37 (2.48%) VBA
15 33 (2.21%) MATLAB
16 32 (2.14%) TypeScript
17 26 (1.74%) PL/SQL
18 22 (1.47%) VB
19 21 (1.41%) Go
20 20 (1.34%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 357 (23.90%) Degree
2 44 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (2.21%) Numerate Degree
4 31 (2.07%) Master's Degree
5 28 (1.87%) PhD
6 16 (1.07%) Security Cleared
7 13 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.87%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.60%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.47%) CISM
9 7 (0.47%) CISSP
10 5 (0.33%) MCSA
10 5 (0.33%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.27%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.13%) CISA
13 1 (0.067%) ACCA
13 1 (0.067%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.067%) MBA
13 1 (0.067%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (7.03%) Data Quality
2 55 (3.68%) QA
3 32 (2.14%) GDPR
4 17 (1.14%) Solvency II
5 16 (1.07%) Dodd-Frank
5 16 (1.07%) IFRS
6 9 (0.60%) FATCA
6 9 (0.60%) IFRS 9
7 7 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
9 4 (0.27%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.13%) PMO
11 1 (0.067%) Section 508
System Software
1 36 (2.41%) Docker
2 29 (1.94%) HDFS
3 12 (0.80%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 26 (1.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 11 (0.74%) Kibana
2 11 (0.74%) Puppet
3 9 (0.60%) Kubernetes
4 7 (0.47%) Terraform
5 5 (0.33%) Oozie
5 5 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.27%) Ansible
6 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.20%) Ambari
8 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.067%) Mesos
9 1 (0.067%) Rancher
9 1 (0.067%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.067%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 655 (43.84%) Tableau
2 248 (16.60%) Microsoft
3 114 (7.63%) Oracle
4 109 (7.30%) Google
5 106 (7.10%) SAP
6 66 (4.42%) Cognos
7 56 (3.75%) Adobe
8 38 (2.54%) Talend
9 36 (2.41%) Alteryx
10 30 (2.01%) MicroStrategy
11 29 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
12 26 (1.74%) Cloudera
13 24 (1.61%) Informatica
14 13 (0.87%) Teradata
15 11 (0.74%) DoubleClick
15 11 (0.74%) MapR
16 10 (0.67%) Convertro
16 10 (0.67%) ESRI
16 10 (0.67%) Visual IQ
17 9 (0.60%) Vertica