Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 269 298 326
Rank change year-on-year +29 +28 +45
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 741 1,375 1,515
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.17% 1.10% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.19% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1,172 1,190
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,125 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,100 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.86% -5.05% +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 58,692 115,511 137,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.34% 92.13% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47,378 92,513 110,205
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,763
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,840 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.89% +1.87% -

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Visualisation.

Salary trend for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Visualisation over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Top 17 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 20 January 2021. 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 +17 669 £57,500 +9.52% 98
London +34 409 £65,000 +13.04% 55
UK excluding London +38 288 £50,000 +10.86% 46
Work from Home +3 151 £53,750 - 19
North of England +72 75 £47,500 +5.56% 13
South East +80 74 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Midlands +47 40 £42,500 +1.19% 10
Yorkshire +67 37 £51,000 +27.50% 5
East of England +67 36 £60,000 +29.99% 9
North West +52 31 £41,500 -20.95% 7
Scotland +12 28 £50,500 +6.32% 3
West Midlands +35 23 £43,750 +12.18% 8
South West +8 22 £47,500 +5.56% 4
East Midlands +67 17 £32,500 -28.96% 2
Wales +43 12 £47,435 +11.61% 1
North East +19 7 £47,500 +4.60% 1
Northern Ireland +13 1 £22,500 -13.46% 1

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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.

1 740 (99.87%) Visualisation
2 416 (56.14%) SQL
3 391 (52.77%) Business Intelligence
4 365 (49.26%) Analytics
5 336 (45.34%) Power BI
5 336 (45.34%) Power Platform
6 295 (39.81%) Python
7 262 (35.36%) Tableau
8 186 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
9 173 (23.35%) Azure
9 173 (23.35%) Data Science
10 170 (22.94%) SQL Server
11 167 (22.54%) Finance
12 166 (22.40%) Data Warehouse
12 166 (22.40%) ETL
13 147 (19.84%) Analytical Skills
14 144 (19.43%) Degree
15 141 (19.03%) Microsoft
16 136 (18.35%) AWS
17 135 (18.22%) Machine Learning
18 129 (17.41%) R
19 126 (17.00%) Data Modelling
20 122 (16.46%) Data Analytics
21 106 (14.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 105 (14.17%) Computer Science
23 100 (13.50%) Mathematics
24 99 (13.36%) Data Analysis
25 98 (13.23%) JavaScript
26 97 (13.09%) Microsoft Excel
27 93 (12.55%) Problem-Solving

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 54 (7.29%) Apache Spark
2 28 (3.78%) SAS
3 14 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.75%) ArcGIS
5 11 (1.48%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.08%) Luigi
7 6 (0.81%) CMS
8 5 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.54%) Apache
9 4 (0.54%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.40%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.27%) WordPress
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Synapse
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
12 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 97 (13.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.62%) SPSS
3 10 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.40%) Sketch
6 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.27%) InVision
7 1 (0.13%) Figma
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) Magento
2 2 (0.27%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 336 (45.34%) Power Platform
2 173 (23.35%) Azure
3 136 (18.35%) AWS
4 52 (7.02%) Azure Data Factory
5 50 (6.75%) GCP
6 26 (3.51%) Amazon S3
7 23 (3.10%) PaaS
8 22 (2.97%) SaaS
9 20 (2.70%) Amazon SageMaker
10 19 (2.56%) Logic Apps
11 16 (2.16%) Google Analytics
11 16 (2.16%) IaaS
12 13 (1.75%) Office 365
13 12 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (1.48%) Amazon EMR
15 10 (1.35%) Azure Stack
16 7 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (0.94%) Data Lake Analytics
17 5 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
17 5 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.08%) Internet
2 6 (0.81%) HTTP
3 4 (0.54%) Broadband
3 4 (0.54%) Skype
4 3 (0.40%) DHCP
4 3 (0.40%) DNS
4 3 (0.40%) Firewall
4 3 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.40%) VLAN
4 3 (0.40%) VPN
4 3 (0.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (45.34%) Power BI
2 262 (35.36%) Tableau
3 170 (22.94%) SQL Server
4 166 (22.40%) Data Warehouse
5 106 (14.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 86 (11.61%) Big Data
7 80 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 72 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 71 (9.58%) Hadoop
10 61 (8.23%) Amazon Redshift
11 54 (7.29%) Relational Database
12 52 (7.02%) QlikView
13 47 (6.34%) Looker
14 44 (5.94%) Data Lake
15 37 (4.99%) Azure SQL Database
16 35 (4.72%) NoSQL
16 35 (4.72%) Snowflake Schema
17 33 (4.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 30 (4.05%) Data Mining
19 27 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 29 (3.91%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.10%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.62%) webpack
4 11 (1.48%) Cypress.io
5 8 (1.08%) MSI
5 8 (1.08%) WiX
6 7 (0.94%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.94%) JIRA
7 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.40%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.27%) Babel
10 2 (0.27%) Balsamiq
10 2 (0.27%) CA Release Automation
10 2 (0.27%) Grunt
10 2 (0.27%) Mocha
10 2 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.27%) Sinon.JS
10 2 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 167 (22.54%) Finance
2 65 (8.77%) Marketing
3 32 (4.32%) Banking
4 28 (3.78%) Retail
5 14 (1.89%) Public Sector
6 11 (1.48%) Advertising
6 11 (1.48%) Front Office
7 10 (1.35%) Games
7 10 (1.35%) Legal
7 10 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.21%) Digital Economy
8 9 (1.21%) Law
9 7 (0.94%) Back Office
9 7 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.67%) Automotive
11 4 (0.54%) Brand Awareness
11 4 (0.54%) Electronics
11 4 (0.54%) Publishing
11 4 (0.54%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (23.75%) Developer
2 164 (22.13%) Analyst
3 98 (13.23%) Data Engineer
4 91 (12.28%) Data Analyst
5 72 (9.72%) Data Scientist
6 64 (8.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 57 (7.69%) Consultant
8 52 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 41 (5.53%) Senior Developer
10 36 (4.86%) Data Consultant
11 31 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
11 31 (4.18%) Senior Data Scientist
12 30 (4.05%) Architect
13 29 (3.91%) Data Manager
14 27 (3.64%) Data Architect
14 27 (3.64%) SQL Analyst
15 25 (3.37%) Power BI Developer
15 25 (3.37%) SQL Developer
16 24 (3.24%) Business Analyst
16 24 (3.24%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (7.56%) HTML
2 54 (7.29%) CSS
3 42 (5.67%) React
4 39 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
4 39 (5.26%) Node.js
5 36 (4.86%) Web Services
6 32 (4.32%) Vue.js
7 29 (3.91%) REST
8 28 (3.78%) .NET
9 27 (3.64%) D3.js
10 22 (2.97%) TensorFlow
11 21 (2.83%) Redux
11 21 (2.83%) RESTful
12 19 (2.56%) AngularJS
13 18 (2.43%) Kafka
14 17 (2.29%) Keras
15 16 (2.16%) Pandas
16 13 (1.75%) scikit-learn
16 13 (1.75%) SVG
17 12 (1.62%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 147 (19.84%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (11.74%) User Experience
3 69 (9.31%) Algorithms
4 51 (6.88%) Data Structures
5 34 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.43%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.35%) FMCG
10 9 (1.21%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.21%) Life Science
10 9 (1.21%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.08%) Blog
11 8 (1.08%) NHS
11 8 (1.08%) Web 2.0
12 7 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
12 7 (0.94%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.94%) Linked Data
12 7 (0.94%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.51%) Linux
2 17 (2.29%) Windows
3 12 (1.62%) Unix
4 7 (0.94%) Android
4 7 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 740 (99.87%) Visualisation
2 391 (52.77%) Business Intelligence
3 365 (49.26%) Analytics
4 186 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
5 173 (23.35%) Data Science
6 166 (22.40%) ETL
7 135 (18.22%) Machine Learning
8 126 (17.00%) Data Modelling
9 122 (16.46%) Data Analytics
10 105 (14.17%) Computer Science
11 100 (13.50%) Mathematics
12 99 (13.36%) Data Analysis
13 93 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
14 91 (12.28%) Statistics
15 82 (11.07%) Decision-Making
16 73 (9.85%) Data Management
17 72 (9.72%) DevOps
18 65 (8.77%) Data Engineering
19 56 (7.56%) Data Architecture
20 55 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 416 (56.14%) SQL
2 295 (39.81%) Python
3 129 (17.41%) R
4 98 (13.23%) JavaScript
5 78 (10.53%) Java
6 54 (7.29%) T-SQL
7 51 (6.88%) C#
8 35 (4.72%) Scala
9 30 (4.05%) TypeScript
10 20 (2.70%) C++
11 19 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 13 (1.75%) Go
12 13 (1.75%) VBA
13 11 (1.48%) PHP
14 10 (1.35%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.21%) C
15 9 (1.21%) U-SQL
16 8 (1.08%) ES8
16 8 (1.08%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.54%) ES6
Qualifications
1 144 (19.43%) Degree
2 38 (5.13%) PhD
3 35 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (4.72%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.43%) Numerate Degree
6 13 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.62%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.08%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.81%) Tableau Certification
10 4 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.27%) IIBA
12 2 (0.27%) ISEB
12 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.27%) PMP
12 2 (0.27%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.56%) Data Quality
2 28 (3.78%) QA
3 15 (2.02%) GDPR
4 3 (0.40%) PMO
4 3 (0.40%) SLA
5 2 (0.27%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.27%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.75%) Docker
2 7 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.40%) HDFS
4 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (0.54%) Kibana
3 4 (0.54%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.40%) Terraform
5 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.27%) Puppet
6 1 (0.13%) Ansible
6 1 (0.13%) Control-M
6 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 141 (19.03%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.34%) Google
3 40 (5.40%) Alteryx
4 34 (4.59%) Databricks
5 31 (4.18%) SAP
6 30 (4.05%) Oracle
7 13 (1.75%) Cloudera
7 13 (1.75%) Cognos
8 11 (1.48%) Informatica
9 9 (1.21%) Talend
10 7 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.94%) VMware
11 6 (0.81%) Sage
11 6 (0.81%) Teradata
12 5 (0.67%) Adobe
12 5 (0.67%) ESRI
12 5 (0.67%) Intel
12 5 (0.67%) NVIDIA
13 4 (0.54%) CommVault
13 4 (0.54%) TIBCO