Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 363 349 445
Rank change year-on-year -14 +96 +105
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1,474 1,528 1,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.90% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.00% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,150 1,332 1,176
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 156,179 153,171 180,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.87% 90.54% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125,708 125,548 150,184
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Top 15 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 23 May 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 -24 1,397 £55,000 +4.76% 215
London -16 786 £60,000 - 105
UK excluding London 0 665 £47,500 +5.56% 123
South East -27 193 £55,000 +4.76% 31
North of England +29 155 £45,000 - 28
East of England -10 131 £57,500 +43.75% 16
North West +57 93 £45,000 +5.88% 13
South West +4 72 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Scotland +11 60 £40,000 - 10
Yorkshire +6 55 £42,500 -5.56% 13
Midlands -35 51 £45,000 +5.88% 13
West Midlands +16 41 £52,500 +13.51% 7
East Midlands -40 10 £30,000 -25.00% 6
North East -17 8 £37,000 -29.52% 2
Wales -4 5 £38,250 -1.58% 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 1,474 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 756 (51.29%) SQL
3 678 (46.00%) Business Intelligence
4 657 (44.57%) Analytics
5 573 (38.87%) Tableau
6 446 (30.26%) Python
7 400 (27.14%) Big Data
8 381 (25.85%) Degree
9 352 (23.88%) Power BI
10 338 (22.93%) SQL Server
11 321 (21.78%) Data Science
12 318 (21.57%) ETL
12 318 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
13 309 (20.96%) Microsoft
14 307 (20.83%) Machine Learning
15 305 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
16 304 (20.62%) Data Warehouse
17 295 (20.01%) Hadoop
18 279 (18.93%) Finance
19 256 (17.37%) Data Analytics
20 252 (17.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 247 (16.76%) R
22 243 (16.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 240 (16.28%) Java
24 225 (15.26%) QlikView
25 214 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 208 (14.11%) Computer Science
27 207 (14.04%) JavaScript
28 205 (13.91%) Statistics
29 200 (13.57%) Data Analysis

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
1 196 (13.30%) Apache Spark
2 135 (9.16%) SAS
3 86 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
4 54 (3.66%) Apache Pig
5 45 (3.05%) Apache
6 30 (2.04%) Apache Solr
7 17 (1.15%) CMS
8 14 (0.95%) WordPress
9 12 (0.81%) Confluence
10 8 (0.54%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.47%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.47%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.41%) nginx
13 5 (0.34%) Jetty
13 5 (0.34%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
14 4 (0.27%) Drupal
14 4 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.27%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.20%) IPython
Applications
1 182 (12.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (3.32%) SPSS
3 38 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
4 31 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (1.02%) Weka
6 14 (0.95%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.68%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.68%) Stata
8 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.34%) InVision
10 4 (0.27%) Mathematica
11 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.20%) InDesign
12 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.068%) CPLEX
13 1 (0.068%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.068%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.41%) Abakus
3 6 (0.41%) Relativity
3 6 (0.41%) SAP BPC
3 6 (0.41%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.27%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.27%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.20%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 186 (12.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (3.39%) Azure Data Factory
3 50 (3.39%) Google Analytics
4 45 (3.05%) GitHub
5 36 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
6 32 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
7 31 (2.10%) Amazon Kinesis
8 28 (1.90%) SaaS
9 23 (1.56%) npm
10 22 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (1.02%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 15 (1.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 11 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.68%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.68%) PaaS
14 9 (0.61%) IaaS
15 7 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
16 6 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.56%) SSL
2 11 (0.75%) Internet
3 10 (0.68%) Firewall
3 10 (0.68%) SMS
4 9 (0.61%) HTTP
4 9 (0.61%) Symposium
5 6 (0.41%) DNS
6 5 (0.34%) Broadband
7 4 (0.27%) BGP
7 4 (0.27%) LAN
7 4 (0.27%) OSPF
7 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.27%) WAN
8 3 (0.20%) Bluetooth
8 3 (0.20%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.20%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.14%) GPRS
9 2 (0.14%) GSM
9 2 (0.14%) UMTS
9 2 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 400 (27.14%) Big Data
2 352 (23.88%) Power BI
3 338 (22.93%) SQL Server
4 304 (20.62%) Data Warehouse
5 295 (20.01%) Hadoop
6 252 (17.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 243 (16.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 225 (15.26%) QlikView
9 214 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 126 (8.55%) NoSQL
11 109 (7.39%) Apache Hive
12 101 (6.85%) Data Mining
13 100 (6.78%) Relational Database
14 84 (5.70%) MongoDB
15 79 (5.36%) MySQL
15 79 (5.36%) OLAP
16 74 (5.02%) Data Lake
17 68 (4.61%) Spotfire
18 65 (4.41%) HBase
19 57 (3.87%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (5.29%) Git (software)
2 45 (3.05%) JIRA
3 32 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 30 (2.04%) webpack
5 27 (1.83%) Gradle
6 25 (1.70%) Cucumber
6 25 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
8 22 (1.49%) Grunt
8 22 (1.49%) gulp
8 22 (1.49%) Jasmine
9 21 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
9 21 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 19 (1.29%) Visual Studio
11 15 (1.02%) Selenium
12 10 (0.68%) Subversion
13 8 (0.54%) ERwin
14 7 (0.47%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.41%) CasperJS
15 6 (0.41%) PhantomJS
General
1 279 (18.93%) Finance
2 134 (9.09%) Marketing
3 97 (6.58%) Advertising
4 88 (5.97%) Banking
5 83 (5.63%) Retail
6 47 (3.19%) Investment Banking
7 29 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 27 (1.83%) Games
9 26 (1.76%) Electronics
10 24 (1.63%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.36%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.22%) Law
12 18 (1.22%) Publishing
13 17 (1.15%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.81%) Automotive
15 11 (0.75%) Legal
15 11 (0.75%) Military
16 5 (0.34%) Back Office
17 4 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 472 (32.02%) Developer
2 301 (20.42%) Analyst
3 171 (11.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 159 (10.79%) Data Scientist
5 150 (10.18%) Consultant
6 110 (7.46%) Data Analyst
7 88 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 86 (5.83%) Data Engineer
9 79 (5.36%) Architect
10 74 (5.02%) Senior Analyst
10 74 (5.02%) SQL Developer
11 72 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 64 (4.34%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 51 (3.46%) Data Consultant
14 47 (3.19%) Hadoop Engineer
14 47 (3.19%) SQL Analyst
14 47 (3.19%) SQL BI Developer
15 46 (3.12%) JavaScript Developer
15 46 (3.12%) Software Developer
16 45 (3.05%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (10.58%) HTML
2 128 (8.68%) CSS
3 125 (8.48%) AngularJS
4 112 (7.60%) D3.js
5 96 (6.51%) Natural Language Processing
6 89 (6.04%) .NET
7 87 (5.90%) React
8 83 (5.63%) Web Services
9 75 (5.09%) Node.js
10 73 (4.95%) HTML5
11 72 (4.88%) RESTful
12 69 (4.68%) Kafka
13 53 (3.60%) Pandas
14 47 (3.19%) NumPy
15 42 (2.85%) XML
16 41 (2.78%) Redux
17 40 (2.71%) MLlib
18 38 (2.58%) SciPy
19 37 (2.51%) scikit-learn
20 35 (2.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 318 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 208 (14.11%) Computer Science
3 151 (10.24%) User Experience
4 137 (9.29%) Algorithms
5 63 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
6 56 (3.80%) Mobile App
7 49 (3.32%) Fintech
8 47 (3.19%) Management Information System
9 38 (2.58%) Data Structures
10 24 (1.63%) Clustering
10 24 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
11 22 (1.49%) Data Centre
12 19 (1.29%) Analytical Mindset
13 17 (1.15%) Social Network
14 16 (1.09%) Life Science
15 15 (1.02%) Robotics
16 13 (0.88%) Social Media
17 11 (0.75%) Biotechnology
18 8 (0.54%) Hedge funds
18 8 (0.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 73 (4.95%) Linux
2 55 (3.73%) Windows
3 22 (1.49%) Windows 10
4 18 (1.22%) Unix
5 17 (1.15%) Android
6 15 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.068%) CentOS
9 1 (0.068%) Fedora
9 1 (0.068%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,474 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 678 (46.00%) Business Intelligence
3 657 (44.57%) Analytics
4 321 (21.78%) Data Science
5 318 (21.57%) ETL
6 307 (20.83%) Machine Learning
7 305 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 256 (17.37%) Data Analytics
9 205 (13.91%) Statistics
10 200 (13.57%) Data Analysis
11 199 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
12 197 (13.36%) Mathematics
13 160 (10.85%) Data Modelling
14 137 (9.29%) Decision-Making
15 128 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 117 (7.94%) Artificial Intelligence
17 106 (7.19%) Data Management
18 103 (6.99%) Software Engineering
19 102 (6.92%) Front End Development
20 86 (5.83%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 756 (51.29%) SQL
2 446 (30.26%) Python
3 247 (16.76%) R
4 240 (16.28%) Java
5 207 (14.04%) JavaScript
6 155 (10.52%) T-SQL
7 96 (6.51%) C#
8 93 (6.31%) Scala
9 76 (5.16%) MATLAB
10 74 (5.02%) VBA
11 65 (4.41%) C++
12 62 (4.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 45 (3.05%) TypeScript
14 43 (2.92%) C
15 41 (2.78%) Ruby
16 38 (2.58%) PowerShell
17 31 (2.10%) PHP
18 29 (1.97%) PL/SQL
19 28 (1.90%) Go
20 24 (1.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 381 (25.85%) Degree
2 68 (4.61%) PhD
3 54 (3.66%) Numerate Degree
4 40 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (1.97%) Security Cleared
6 24 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (1.49%) TOGAF Certification
8 14 (0.95%) Master's Degree
8 14 (0.95%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.54%) MCSD
9 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 5 (0.34%) MBA
10 5 (0.34%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.27%) Analytics IQ
11 4 (0.27%) ISEB
11 4 (0.27%) MCSE
11 4 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.20%) CISA
12 3 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (6.24%) Data Quality
2 65 (4.41%) QA
3 24 (1.63%) GDPR
4 13 (0.88%) SLA
5 9 (0.61%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.34%) FATCA
6 5 (0.34%) IFRS
6 5 (0.34%) IFRS 9
6 5 (0.34%) MiFID
6 5 (0.34%) PMO
7 4 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
7 4 (0.27%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.27%) EMIR
8 3 (0.20%) COSHH
8 3 (0.20%) GCP
9 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.068%) Val IT
System Software
1 80 (5.43%) Docker
2 56 (3.80%) HDFS
3 21 (1.42%) Apache Flume
4 10 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.14%) KVM
8 1 (0.068%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.068%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.068%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (1.02%) Ambari
2 10 (0.68%) Kibana
2 10 (0.68%) Oozie
3 9 (0.61%) Puppet
3 9 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (0.41%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.34%) Nagios
5 5 (0.34%) Terraform
5 5 (0.34%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.27%) Ansible
7 3 (0.20%) Grafana
7 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.068%) Graphite
8 1 (0.068%) linkerd
8 1 (0.068%) Mesos
8 1 (0.068%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.068%) Rancher
8 1 (0.068%) systemd
Vendors
1 573 (38.87%) Tableau
2 309 (20.96%) Microsoft
3 157 (10.65%) Oracle
4 99 (6.72%) Google
5 85 (5.77%) Alteryx
6 56 (3.80%) Adobe
7 55 (3.73%) Cognos
8 53 (3.60%) SAP
9 42 (2.85%) IBM
10 41 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
11 38 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
12 37 (2.51%) Talend
13 34 (2.31%) Cloudera
14 28 (1.90%) Atlassian
14 28 (1.90%) Cisco
15 26 (1.76%) Informatica
15 26 (1.76%) Vertica
16 25 (1.70%) Hortonworks
17 23 (1.56%) WorldPay
18 21 (1.42%) Teradata