Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 316 367 381
Rank change year-on-year +51 +14 +91
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1,514 1,482 1,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.02% 0.84% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.91% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,179 1,213 1,210
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £80,043
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 136,119 162,463 158,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.78% 91.80% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 107,178 132,306 130,225
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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 +42 1,408 £52,500 -4.55% 77
London +41 760 £60,000 - 47
UK excluding London +64 720 £45,000 -5.26% 32
South East +36 221 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Midlands +123 130 £27,500 -18.52% 3
South West +51 117 £42,500 -5.56% 4
North of England +3 115 £45,500 +7.06% 3
West Midlands +90 106 £20,000 -55.56% 1
North West +38 78 £45,000 +16.13% 1
Scotland +51 71 £49,250 -1.50% 2
East of England -14 60 £47,500 -13.64% 7
Yorkshire -1 35 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East Midlands +37 24 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Northern Ireland - 8 - -
Wales +28 6 £33,750 +7.14%
North East +9 2 £20,622 -64.14%

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 1,513 (99.93%) Visualisation
2 829 (54.76%) SQL
3 805 (53.17%) Analytics
4 761 (50.26%) Business Intelligence
5 677 (44.72%) Tableau
6 505 (33.36%) Python
7 487 (32.17%) Power BI
8 398 (26.29%) Analytical Skills
9 391 (25.83%) Data Science
10 375 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
11 364 (24.04%) Data Warehouse
12 342 (22.59%) Finance
13 329 (21.73%) Degree
14 327 (21.60%) Machine Learning
14 327 (21.60%) Big Data
15 317 (20.94%) Data Analytics
16 316 (20.87%) QlikView
17 291 (19.22%) ETL
18 287 (18.96%) R
19 282 (18.63%) SQL Server
20 276 (18.23%) Data Analysis
21 267 (17.64%) Problem-Solving
22 240 (15.85%) Artificial Intelligence
23 238 (15.72%) Data Modelling
24 237 (15.65%) Java
25 235 (15.52%) Microsoft
26 233 (15.39%) Mathematics
27 225 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 222 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 217 (14.33%) Hadoop

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
1 183 (12.09%) Apache Spark
2 142 (9.38%) SAS
3 38 (2.51%) Apache
4 26 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 12 (0.79%) Confluence
6 11 (0.73%) Apache Solr
7 9 (0.59%) Drupal
8 7 (0.46%) Marvel
9 6 (0.40%) CMS
9 6 (0.40%) Jupyter
9 6 (0.40%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.33%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.33%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.26%) Moodle
11 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.13%) Luigi
Applications
1 174 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (2.11%) SPSS
4 26 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 24 (1.59%) Photoshop
6 19 (1.25%) Adobe After Effects
6 19 (1.25%) InVision
7 16 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 15 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 12 (0.79%) MS Visio
10 10 (0.66%) Stata
11 7 (0.46%) Flinto
12 4 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
14 2 (0.13%) UXPin
15 1 (0.066%) GNU Octave
15 1 (0.066%) InDesign
15 1 (0.066%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.066%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (1.06%) Magento
2 7 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.26%) Infor SunSystems
5 3 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.20%) Raiser's Edge
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.066%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.066%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.066%) Unica
7 1 (0.066%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 188 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 42 (2.77%) Google Analytics
5 26 (1.72%) PaaS
6 22 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
7 18 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
8 16 (1.06%) Office 365
9 13 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
10 11 (0.73%) SaaS
11 10 (0.66%) Serverless
12 7 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (0.46%) Google Tag Manager
13 6 (0.40%) GitHub
14 5 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
14 5 (0.33%) IaaS
15 4 (0.26%) npm
16 3 (0.20%) AdWords
17 2 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.57%) Internet
2 9 (0.59%) HTTP
3 6 (0.40%) PPP
4 5 (0.33%) Intranet
5 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.20%) Broadband
7 2 (0.13%) DNS
8 1 (0.066%) AMQP
8 1 (0.066%) Firewall
8 1 (0.066%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.066%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.066%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.066%) PSTN
8 1 (0.066%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (32.17%) Power BI
2 364 (24.04%) Data Warehouse
3 327 (21.60%) Big Data
4 316 (20.87%) QlikView
5 282 (18.63%) SQL Server
6 225 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 222 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 217 (14.33%) Hadoop
9 141 (9.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 119 (7.86%) Data Mining
11 116 (7.66%) Apache Hive
12 81 (5.35%) NoSQL
13 68 (4.49%) BusinessObjects
14 67 (4.43%) Relational Database
15 54 (3.57%) Spotfire
16 49 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
17 48 (3.17%) Text Mining
18 38 (2.51%) Impala
19 37 (2.44%) SAP HANA
20 36 (2.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 109 (7.20%) Git (software)
2 35 (2.31%) Jenkins
3 32 (2.11%) Maven
4 30 (1.98%) Gradle
5 27 (1.78%) Ant
6 25 (1.65%) Subversion
7 24 (1.59%) webpack
8 23 (1.52%) JIRA
9 18 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (0.99%) Axure RP
11 14 (0.92%) Jasmine
11 14 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
12 12 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 12 (0.79%) Toad
13 11 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (0.66%) ERwin
14 10 (0.66%) GitLab
14 10 (0.66%) gulp
14 10 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 10 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 342 (22.59%) Finance
2 189 (12.48%) Retail
3 143 (9.45%) Telecoms
4 112 (7.40%) Marketing
5 98 (6.47%) Banking
6 54 (3.57%) Automotive
7 43 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 40 (2.64%) Investment Banking
9 27 (1.78%) Legal
10 23 (1.52%) Back Office
11 18 (1.19%) Electronics
12 17 (1.12%) Games
13 16 (1.06%) Advertising
14 13 (0.86%) Publishing
15 12 (0.79%) General Ledger
16 11 (0.73%) Law
17 7 (0.46%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.40%) Military
19 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
19 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 375 (24.77%) Analyst
2 366 (24.17%) Developer
3 173 (11.43%) Data Analyst
4 158 (10.44%) Data Scientist
5 135 (8.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 118 (7.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 112 (7.40%) Data Engineer
8 96 (6.34%) Consultant
9 81 (5.35%) SQL Developer
10 80 (5.28%) Architect
11 78 (5.15%) Senior Developer
12 72 (4.76%) Data Manager
13 64 (4.23%) Data Architect
14 62 (4.10%) Analytics Manager
14 62 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
15 55 (3.63%) Software Engineer
16 49 (3.24%) Data Consultant
17 45 (2.97%) Senior Data Scientist
18 43 (2.84%) Designer
19 40 (2.64%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (7.86%) CSS
2 113 (7.46%) HTML
3 98 (6.47%) D3.js
4 65 (4.29%) AngularJS
5 63 (4.16%) Kafka
6 50 (3.30%) XML
7 47 (3.10%) .NET
7 47 (3.10%) HTML5
8 41 (2.71%) JSON
9 40 (2.64%) React
10 35 (2.31%) Natural Language Processing
11 33 (2.18%) Node.js
12 32 (2.11%) scikit-learn
13 29 (1.92%) CSS3
13 29 (1.92%) MDX
13 29 (1.92%) Redux
14 28 (1.85%) Web Services
15 27 (1.78%) ggplot
15 27 (1.78%) REST
15 27 (1.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 398 (26.29%) Analytical Skills
2 158 (10.44%) Algorithms
3 84 (5.55%) User Experience
4 66 (4.36%) Data Structures
5 53 (3.50%) Internet of Things
6 50 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
7 46 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 40 (2.64%) Mobile App
9 39 (2.58%) Fintech
10 30 (1.98%) Social Network
11 27 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
12 22 (1.45%) Virtual Team
13 18 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.19%) Social Media
14 15 (0.99%) Animation
15 14 (0.92%) Credit Risk
15 14 (0.92%) Replication
16 13 (0.86%) PMI
17 11 (0.73%) Robotics
18 10 (0.66%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 56 (3.70%) Linux
2 16 (1.06%) Windows
3 6 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.20%) Android
4 3 (0.20%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.13%) Unix
5 2 (0.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.066%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,513 (99.93%) Visualisation
2 805 (53.17%) Analytics
3 761 (50.26%) Business Intelligence
4 391 (25.83%) Data Science
5 375 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
6 327 (21.60%) Machine Learning
7 317 (20.94%) Data Analytics
8 291 (19.22%) ETL
9 276 (18.23%) Data Analysis
10 267 (17.64%) Problem-Solving
11 240 (15.85%) Artificial Intelligence
12 238 (15.72%) Data Modelling
13 233 (15.39%) Mathematics
14 188 (12.42%) Software Engineering
15 177 (11.69%) Decision-Making
16 161 (10.63%) Project Management
17 158 (10.44%) Statistics
18 134 (8.85%) Computer Science
19 106 (7.00%) Data Management
20 103 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 829 (54.76%) SQL
2 505 (33.36%) Python
3 287 (18.96%) R
4 237 (15.65%) Java
5 152 (10.04%) JavaScript
6 136 (8.98%) T-SQL
7 115 (7.60%) Scala
8 90 (5.94%) C
9 79 (5.22%) C++
10 77 (5.09%) VBA
11 71 (4.69%) C#
12 47 (3.10%) PHP
13 36 (2.38%) MATLAB
14 28 (1.85%) TypeScript
15 27 (1.78%) Groovy
15 27 (1.78%) Ruby
16 24 (1.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 17 (1.12%) Bash Shell
18 16 (1.06%) Go
19 13 (0.86%) ES6
Qualifications
1 329 (21.73%) Degree
2 43 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.64%) Security Cleared
4 37 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 32 (2.11%) PhD
6 24 (1.59%) Master's Degree
7 20 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
9 14 (0.92%) Postgraduate
10 13 (0.86%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.40%) MCDBA
12 6 (0.40%) MCSE
13 4 (0.26%) CISA
13 4 (0.26%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.26%) MBA
14 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.066%) CISSP
15 1 (0.066%) MCSA
15 1 (0.066%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (9.11%) Data Quality
2 35 (2.31%) GDPR
3 25 (1.65%) QA
4 9 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (0.59%) Solvency II
5 8 (0.53%) IFRS
6 6 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.33%) SLA
8 4 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.26%) FATCA
9 3 (0.20%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (2.71%) Docker
2 16 (1.06%) HDFS
3 5 (0.33%) Varnish
4 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 35 (2.31%) Oozie
2 30 (1.98%) Hadoop YARN
3 23 (1.52%) Ambari
4 17 (1.12%) Terraform
5 16 (1.06%) Puppet
6 14 (0.92%) Kibana
7 12 (0.79%) SQL Sentry
8 11 (0.73%) Kubernetes
9 8 (0.53%) Ansible
10 4 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (0.26%) RSA Archer
11 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.066%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 677 (44.72%) Tableau
2 235 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 111 (7.33%) SAP
4 85 (5.61%) Oracle
5 84 (5.55%) Google
6 61 (4.03%) Cognos
7 55 (3.63%) Adobe
8 40 (2.64%) Alteryx
9 25 (1.65%) IBM
10 24 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
11 16 (1.06%) Informatica
12 12 (0.79%) IDERA
12 12 (0.79%) RedGate
13 11 (0.73%) Cloudera
14 10 (0.66%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 10 (0.66%) Talend
14 10 (0.66%) Vertica
15 9 (0.59%) Teradata
16 8 (0.53%) TIBCO
17 7 (0.46%) Salesforce.com