Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 459 492
Rank change year-on-year +86 +33 +101
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1522 1167 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.69% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 929 1027
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £92,500 £81,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +99 1458 £50,000 -9.09% 116
London +46 792 £60,000 - 69
UK excluding London +153 717 £45,000 - 53
North of England +89 196 £45,000 - 16
South East +90 184 £45,000 -10.00% 17
East of England +66 137 £50,000 - 10
Yorkshire +77 122 £45,000 - 8
Midlands +89 91 £38,750 -7.74% 1
North West -5 65 £40,000 -5.88% 8
South West +40 57 £42,501 -10.53% 3
East Midlands +57 45 £35,000 -6.67% 1
West Midlands +40 39 £37,500 -11.24%
Scotland -8 38 £50,000 +20.48% 6
Wales +28 12 £38,500 -18.52%
North East +15 11 £57,500 +53.33%
Northern Ireland -18 6 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Visualisation 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 Data Visualisation.

1 1519 (99.80%) Visualisation
2 838 (55.06%) SQL
3 744 (48.88%) Business Intelligence
4 637 (41.85%) Analytics
5 618 (40.60%) Tableau
6 420 (27.60%) SQL Server
7 405 (26.61%) Python
8 397 (26.08%) Data Warehouse
9 384 (25.23%) Degree
10 380 (24.97%) Microsoft
11 364 (23.92%) Finance
12 353 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
13 334 (21.94%) ETL
14 325 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
15 317 (20.83%) Power BI
16 300 (19.71%) Big Data
17 286 (18.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 278 (18.27%) JavaScript
19 269 (17.67%) R
20 265 (17.41%) Computer Science
21 259 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 256 (16.82%) QlikView
23 244 (16.03%) Machine Learning
24 241 (15.83%) Data Modelling
25 234 (15.37%) HTML
26 229 (15.05%) Data Analysis
27 219 (14.39%) Mathematics
28 218 (14.32%) CSS
29 206 (13.53%) Data Analytics
30 203 (13.34%) Marketing

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
1 192 (12.61%) SAS
2 165 (10.84%) Apache Spark
3 34 (2.23%) Apache
4 29 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (1.71%) Apache Pig
6 16 (1.05%) Confluence
7 14 (0.92%) CMS
8 12 (0.79%) SharePoint
9 9 (0.59%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.46%) IIS
10 7 (0.46%) nginx
11 6 (0.39%) JBoss
11 6 (0.39%) WildFly
12 5 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.33%) WordPress
13 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.26%) Jetty
13 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.20%) NServiceBus
15 2 (0.13%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 180 (11.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 81 (5.32%) SPSS
3 38 (2.50%) Photoshop
4 31 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 28 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
6 17 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.46%) Chatbot
8 6 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
8 6 (0.39%) InVision
8 6 (0.39%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
9 5 (0.33%) InDesign
10 4 (0.26%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.13%) Maya
11 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.13%) Stata
11 2 (0.13%) Weka
12 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.066%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.46%) WebTrends
2 6 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (0.39%) Revive Adserver
2 6 (0.39%) SAP Business One
3 5 (0.33%) Actimize
3 5 (0.33%) Oracle AML
4 4 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.13%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.13%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.066%) FastStats
7 1 (0.066%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 185 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 151 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (3.81%) Google Analytics
4 49 (3.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 39 (2.56%) SaaS
6 38 (2.50%) Azure Data Factory
7 36 (2.37%) Azure Machine Learning
8 29 (1.91%) Adobe Analytics
9 24 (1.58%) GitHub
10 19 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
11 17 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
12 15 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 13 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (0.66%) PaaS
15 8 (0.53%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
16 7 (0.46%) IaaS
17 5 (0.33%) Office 365
18 3 (0.20%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.31%) Network Security
2 17 (1.12%) Internet
3 7 (0.46%) SSL
4 6 (0.39%) HTTP
5 5 (0.33%) PSTN
5 5 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.20%) Broadband
6 3 (0.20%) LAN
6 3 (0.20%) SMS
6 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.20%) WAN
7 2 (0.13%) Firewall
8 1 (0.066%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.066%) DNS
8 1 (0.066%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (27.60%) SQL Server
2 397 (26.08%) Data Warehouse
3 317 (20.83%) Power BI
4 300 (19.71%) Big Data
5 286 (18.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 259 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 256 (16.82%) QlikView
8 200 (13.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 186 (12.22%) Hadoop
10 154 (10.12%) NoSQL
11 120 (7.88%) Relational Database
12 91 (5.98%) Data Mining
13 90 (5.91%) MongoDB
14 88 (5.78%) Apache Hive
15 68 (4.47%) BusinessObjects
16 66 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
17 63 (4.14%) Spotfire
18 58 (3.81%) MySQL
19 50 (3.29%) SQL Server 2016
20 45 (2.96%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 44 (2.89%) Git (software)
2 42 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
4 32 (2.10%) Visual Studio
5 30 (1.97%) JIRA
6 25 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 21 (1.38%) Mocha
8 17 (1.12%) Selenium
9 15 (0.99%) webpack
10 13 (0.85%) Grunt
10 13 (0.85%) gulp
11 12 (0.79%) Vagrant
12 10 (0.66%) Subversion
13 9 (0.59%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.39%) Toad
15 5 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
16 4 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 4 (0.26%) Gradle
16 4 (0.26%) PhantomJS
16 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 364 (23.92%) Finance
2 203 (13.34%) Marketing
3 98 (6.44%) Banking
4 78 (5.12%) Retail
5 43 (2.83%) Advertising
6 42 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.50%) Games
8 32 (2.10%) Publishing
9 24 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.51%) Private Banking
11 20 (1.31%) Electronics
12 18 (1.18%) Automotive
13 14 (0.92%) Front Office
13 14 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.79%) Local Government
15 10 (0.66%) Legal
16 9 (0.59%) Military
16 9 (0.59%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.53%) Back Office
18 6 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 462 (30.35%) Developer
2 376 (24.70%) Analyst
3 213 (13.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 147 (9.66%) Data Analyst
5 138 (9.07%) Consultant
6 133 (8.74%) Data Scientist
7 123 (8.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 86 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 81 (5.32%) SQL Developer
10 73 (4.80%) Architect
11 72 (4.73%) Business Developer
12 71 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
13 64 (4.20%) SQL BI Developer
14 57 (3.75%) SQL Analyst
15 56 (3.68%) Full Stack Developer
16 51 (3.35%) Data Engineer
17 49 (3.22%) Senior Developer
18 47 (3.09%) Data Consultant
18 47 (3.09%) Designer
19 46 (3.02%) Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (15.37%) HTML
2 218 (14.32%) CSS
3 131 (8.61%) AngularJS
4 108 (7.10%) React
5 94 (6.18%) .NET
6 93 (6.11%) Web Services
7 83 (5.45%) D3.js
8 76 (4.99%) Node.js
9 73 (4.80%) HTML5
10 47 (3.09%) RESTful
11 42 (2.76%) jQuery
11 42 (2.76%) MDX
11 42 (2.76%) Natural Language Processing
12 39 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 37 (2.43%) KnockoutJS
14 36 (2.37%) ASP.NET
15 35 (2.30%) JSON
16 32 (2.10%) ASP.NET Web API
16 32 (2.10%) CSS3
16 32 (2.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 353 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
2 265 (17.41%) Computer Science
3 109 (7.16%) User Experience
4 108 (7.10%) Algorithms
5 85 (5.58%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 35 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
8 32 (2.10%) Data Structures
9 29 (1.91%) Fintech
10 27 (1.77%) Analytical Mindset
11 25 (1.64%) Life Science
12 24 (1.58%) Data Centre
13 23 (1.51%) Social Media
14 18 (1.18%) Credit Risk
15 16 (1.05%) Social Network
16 15 (0.99%) Clustering
16 15 (0.99%) FMCG
17 13 (0.85%) Reference Data
18 12 (0.79%) Cyber Attack
18 12 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 77 (5.06%) Linux
2 28 (1.84%) Android
3 23 (1.51%) Apple iOS
4 21 (1.38%) Windows
5 18 (1.18%) Unix
6 7 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.066%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1519 (99.80%) Visualisation
2 744 (48.88%) Business Intelligence
3 637 (41.85%) Analytics
4 334 (21.94%) ETL
5 325 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
6 244 (16.03%) Machine Learning
7 241 (15.83%) Data Modelling
8 229 (15.05%) Data Analysis
9 219 (14.39%) Mathematics
10 206 (13.53%) Data Analytics
11 198 (13.01%) Statistics
12 143 (9.40%) Data Management
13 138 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 114 (7.49%) Software Engineering
15 112 (7.36%) Scrum
16 95 (6.24%) Predictive Analytics
17 92 (6.04%) Business Analytics
18 88 (5.78%) Project Management
19 78 (5.12%) Actionable Insight
20 76 (4.99%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 838 (55.06%) SQL
2 405 (26.61%) Python
3 278 (18.27%) JavaScript
4 269 (17.67%) R
5 199 (13.07%) T-SQL
6 166 (10.91%) Java
7 112 (7.36%) C#
8 64 (4.20%) Scala
9 58 (3.81%) PHP
10 53 (3.48%) C++
11 52 (3.42%) MATLAB
11 52 (3.42%) VBA
12 39 (2.56%) Ruby
13 29 (1.91%) C
14 23 (1.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 21 (1.38%) ES6
16 20 (1.31%) TypeScript
17 19 (1.25%) PL/SQL
18 17 (1.12%) VB
19 12 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 384 (25.23%) Degree
2 55 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (3.48%) PhD
4 50 (3.29%) Numerate Degree
5 17 (1.12%) Master's Degree
6 16 (1.05%) Postgraduate
7 14 (0.92%) Security Cleared
8 13 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (0.79%) CREST Certified
9 12 (0.79%) GCIH
9 12 (0.79%) GIAC
10 10 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.39%) MBA
11 6 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.26%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.20%) MCP
13 3 (0.20%) MCSA
14 2 (0.13%) CISA
14 2 (0.13%) CISSP
14 2 (0.13%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (6.83%) Data Quality
2 29 (1.91%) QA
3 19 (1.25%) GDPR
4 16 (1.05%) GCP
5 10 (0.66%) SLA
6 9 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.53%) CRD IV
7 8 (0.53%) EMIR
7 8 (0.53%) MiFID
8 5 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.20%) WCAG
10 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.13%) PMO
10 2 (0.13%) PSD2
11 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (1.71%) Docker
2 21 (1.38%) Apache Flume
3 12 (0.79%) HDFS
4 7 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.066%) GridGain
7 1 (0.066%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.066%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 16 (1.05%) Nagios
2 13 (0.85%) Oozie
2 13 (0.85%) Terraform
3 12 (0.79%) Kibana
3 12 (0.79%) Puppet
3 12 (0.79%) ZABBIX
4 8 (0.53%) Grafana
5 5 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.20%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.13%) Ansible
7 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.066%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.066%) Mesos
8 1 (0.066%) Piwik
8 1 (0.066%) SCCM
8 1 (0.066%) SCOM
8 1 (0.066%) WSUS
Vendors
1 618 (40.60%) Tableau
2 380 (24.97%) Microsoft
3 167 (10.97%) Oracle
4 132 (8.67%) Google
5 91 (5.98%) SAP
6 60 (3.94%) Adobe
7 53 (3.48%) Alteryx
8 52 (3.42%) Cognos
9 36 (2.37%) MicroStrategy
10 34 (2.23%) Talend
11 32 (2.10%) Teradata
12 27 (1.77%) Cisco
12 27 (1.77%) IBM
13 25 (1.64%) Cloudera
13 25 (1.64%) Informatica
13 25 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (1.38%) Atlassian
14 21 (1.38%) Twitter
15 19 (1.25%) Symantec
16 17 (1.12%) Facebook