Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 323 379 477
Rank change year-on-year +56 +98 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1,535 1,496 1,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.97% 0.84% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.91% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,259 916
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,125
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 145,517 163,975 170,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.56% 91.88% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 115,395 130,113 141,329
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +38 1,437 £55,000 +10.00% 267
London +27 782 £60,000 - 133
UK excluding London +48 728 £47,500 +5.56% 154
South East +94 286 £50,000 +11.11% 38
North of England -7 149 £45,000 - 34
Midlands +28 100 £35,000 -6.67% 25
North West +36 92 £47,500 +18.75% 18
West Midlands +62 70 £32,500 -13.33% 18
South West +26 67 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Scotland +28 58 £50,000 +0.50% 14
East of England -56 51 £52,500 +5.00% 22
Yorkshire -37 48 £42,500 -5.56% 16
East Midlands +12 30 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Wales +11 16 £42,500 +17.24% 1
North East -5 9 £37,000 -35.65%
Northern Ireland -11 1 £35,000 - 5

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 1,534 (99.93%) Visualisation
2 804 (52.38%) SQL
3 797 (51.92%) Business Intelligence
4 769 (50.10%) Analytics
5 730 (47.56%) Tableau
6 546 (35.57%) Power BI
7 487 (31.73%) Python
8 462 (30.10%) Finance
9 415 (27.04%) Data Science
10 373 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
11 363 (23.65%) Degree
12 343 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
13 335 (21.82%) Machine Learning
14 319 (20.78%) SQL Server
15 317 (20.65%) R
16 312 (20.33%) Data Warehouse
17 294 (19.15%) QlikView
18 276 (17.98%) Data Modelling
19 274 (17.85%) ETL
20 273 (17.79%) Big Data
21 260 (16.94%) Data Analysis
22 255 (16.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 255 (16.61%) Data Analytics
23 242 (15.77%) Microsoft
24 236 (15.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 229 (14.92%) Mathematics
26 218 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
27 209 (13.62%) Hadoop
28 202 (13.16%) Algorithms
29 201 (13.09%) JavaScript

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
1 171 (11.14%) Apache Spark
2 143 (9.32%) SAS
3 72 (4.69%) Apache
4 20 (1.30%) Marvel
5 19 (1.24%) SharePoint
6 15 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (0.98%) WordPress
7 14 (0.91%) Confluence
8 13 (0.85%) CMS
9 11 (0.72%) IIS
10 7 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 7 (0.46%) Jupyter
11 6 (0.39%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.33%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.33%) Drupal
12 5 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.26%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 158 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (2.28%) SPSS
3 29 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (1.82%) InVision
5 25 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
6 22 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 21 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 20 (1.30%) Photoshop
9 18 (1.17%) Adobe After Effects
10 11 (0.72%) Flinto
11 10 (0.65%) MS Visio
12 9 (0.59%) Stata
13 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
14 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.13%) UXPin
15 1 (0.065%) CPLEX
15 1 (0.065%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 9 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.33%) Abakus
5 4 (0.26%) Raiser's Edge
6 2 (0.13%) Actimize
6 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.065%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.065%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.065%) Unica
7 1 (0.065%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 200 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (4.30%) Google Analytics
4 38 (2.48%) PaaS
5 25 (1.63%) IaaS
6 23 (1.50%) Azure Data Factory
7 21 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (1.17%) Office 365
10 14 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
10 14 (0.91%) npm
11 13 (0.85%) SaaS
12 11 (0.72%) Data Lake Analytics
13 10 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
13 10 (0.65%) GitHub
14 9 (0.59%) Google Tag Manager
15 5 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.33%) Google Attribution 360
15 5 (0.33%) Heroku
15 5 (0.33%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.63%) Internet
2 9 (0.59%) Firewall
2 9 (0.59%) iBeacon
2 9 (0.59%) Wireless
3 7 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (0.33%) PPP
5 3 (0.20%) HTTP
5 3 (0.20%) SSL
5 3 (0.20%) Symposium
5 3 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.13%) DNS
6 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.13%) LAN
6 2 (0.13%) PSTN
6 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.13%) WAN
7 1 (0.065%) Broadband
7 1 (0.065%) Intranet
7 1 (0.065%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (35.57%) Power BI
2 319 (20.78%) SQL Server
3 312 (20.33%) Data Warehouse
4 294 (19.15%) QlikView
5 273 (17.79%) Big Data
6 255 (16.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 236 (15.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 209 (13.62%) Hadoop
9 175 (11.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 121 (7.88%) Apache Hive
11 88 (5.73%) NoSQL
12 81 (5.28%) Spotfire
13 79 (5.15%) Relational Database
14 73 (4.76%) Data Mining
15 64 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
15 64 (4.17%) Text Mining
16 60 (3.91%) MySQL
17 52 (3.39%) SAP HANA
18 44 (2.87%) Data Lake
19 38 (2.48%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 107 (6.97%) Git (software)
2 33 (2.15%) JIRA
3 32 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 27 (1.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 20 (1.30%) Visual Studio
6 19 (1.24%) webpack
7 16 (1.04%) Axure RP
8 15 (0.98%) Jasmine
8 15 (0.98%) Karma Test Runner
9 14 (0.91%) gulp
10 13 (0.85%) Gradle
11 12 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (0.72%) Cucumber
12 11 (0.72%) Grunt
12 11 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (0.59%) GitLab
13 9 (0.59%) Maven
13 9 (0.59%) Subversion
14 7 (0.46%) ERwin
14 7 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 462 (30.10%) Finance
2 189 (12.31%) Retail
3 132 (8.60%) Telecoms
4 95 (6.19%) Banking
5 93 (6.06%) Marketing
6 42 (2.74%) Investment Banking
7 41 (2.67%) Manufacturing
8 39 (2.54%) Advertising
9 27 (1.76%) Automotive
10 23 (1.50%) Back Office
11 16 (1.04%) Games
12 15 (0.98%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.72%) Electronics
13 11 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.65%) Legal
14 10 (0.65%) Publishing
15 9 (0.59%) Front Office
16 6 (0.39%) German Language
17 5 (0.33%) French Language
17 5 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 390 (25.41%) Developer
2 332 (21.63%) Analyst
3 214 (13.94%) Data Scientist
4 150 (9.77%) Data Analyst
5 142 (9.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 137 (8.93%) Consultant
7 107 (6.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 79 (5.15%) SQL Developer
9 72 (4.69%) Senior Data Scientist
10 71 (4.63%) Senior Developer
11 66 (4.30%) Architect
12 65 (4.23%) Data Consultant
13 64 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
14 63 (4.10%) Data Engineer
15 54 (3.52%) Data Manager
16 53 (3.45%) Designer
16 53 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
17 52 (3.39%) Data Architect
18 49 (3.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 49 (3.19%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (9.19%) CSS
2 138 (8.99%) HTML
3 106 (6.91%) D3.js
4 93 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 77 (5.02%) Natural Language Processing
6 63 (4.10%) .NET
7 62 (4.04%) HTML5
7 62 (4.04%) React
8 57 (3.71%) Kafka
9 43 (2.80%) ggplot
9 43 (2.80%) Node.js
10 39 (2.54%) Sass
11 37 (2.41%) Pandas
11 37 (2.41%) Vue.js
12 36 (2.35%) MDX
13 35 (2.28%) REST
14 31 (2.02%) CSS3
15 30 (1.95%) Redux
15 30 (1.95%) scikit-learn
16 28 (1.82%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 343 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (13.16%) Algorithms
3 98 (6.38%) User Experience
4 62 (4.04%) Data Structures
5 54 (3.52%) Fintech
6 53 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 47 (3.06%) Social Network
8 45 (2.93%) Management Information System
9 36 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
10 34 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
11 24 (1.56%) Internet of Things
12 19 (1.24%) Animation
12 19 (1.24%) Social Media
13 15 (0.98%) FMCG
13 15 (0.98%) Virtual Team
14 13 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
14 13 (0.85%) PMI
15 12 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.78%) Reinsurance
16 11 (0.72%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 28 (1.82%) Linux
1 28 (1.82%) Windows
2 21 (1.37%) Unix
3 16 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 11 (0.72%) Android
5 10 (0.65%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.26%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.065%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,534 (99.93%) Visualisation
2 797 (51.92%) Business Intelligence
3 769 (50.10%) Analytics
4 415 (27.04%) Data Science
5 373 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
6 335 (21.82%) Machine Learning
7 276 (17.98%) Data Modelling
8 274 (17.85%) ETL
9 260 (16.94%) Data Analysis
10 255 (16.61%) Data Analytics
11 229 (14.92%) Mathematics
12 218 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
13 199 (12.96%) Artificial Intelligence
13 199 (12.96%) Decision-Making
14 193 (12.57%) Statistics
15 142 (9.25%) Data Engineering
15 142 (9.25%) Data Management
16 137 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 128 (8.34%) Project Management
18 122 (7.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 804 (52.38%) SQL
2 487 (31.73%) Python
3 317 (20.65%) R
4 201 (13.09%) JavaScript
5 185 (12.05%) Java
6 145 (9.45%) T-SQL
7 108 (7.04%) C#
8 86 (5.60%) C
9 81 (5.28%) C++
10 79 (5.15%) Scala
11 55 (3.58%) PHP
12 42 (2.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 42 (2.74%) VBA
13 38 (2.48%) Ruby
14 28 (1.82%) MATLAB
15 26 (1.69%) TypeScript
16 23 (1.50%) Delphi
17 20 (1.30%) PowerShell
18 17 (1.11%) PL/SQL
18 17 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 363 (23.65%) Degree
2 38 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.02%) Master's Degree
4 23 (1.50%) PhD
5 22 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
6 19 (1.24%) Security Cleared
7 18 (1.17%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.59%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.46%) CISM
10 7 (0.46%) CISSP
11 5 (0.33%) MCSA
11 5 (0.33%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.26%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.20%) MBA
14 2 (0.13%) MCDBA
14 2 (0.13%) MCSE
15 1 (0.065%) CIMA
15 1 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (8.53%) Data Quality
2 53 (3.45%) QA
3 35 (2.28%) GDPR
4 21 (1.37%) Solvency II
5 20 (1.30%) Dodd-Frank
6 19 (1.24%) IFRS
7 11 (0.72%) FATCA
8 10 (0.65%) IFRS 9
9 7 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.26%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.13%) SLA
12 1 (0.065%) Section 508
System Software
1 33 (2.15%) Docker
2 21 (1.37%) HDFS
3 6 (0.39%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.065%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 43 (2.80%) Hadoop YARN
2 18 (1.17%) Puppet
3 16 (1.04%) Kibana
3 16 (1.04%) Oozie
4 14 (0.91%) Terraform
5 6 (0.39%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.26%) Ansible
6 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.065%) Ambari
7 1 (0.065%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.065%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 730 (47.56%) Tableau
2 242 (15.77%) Microsoft
3 128 (8.34%) SAP
4 103 (6.71%) Oracle
5 92 (5.99%) Google
6 68 (4.43%) Cognos
7 55 (3.58%) Adobe
8 33 (2.15%) Alteryx
9 31 (2.02%) MicroStrategy
10 21 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (1.11%) Talend
12 16 (1.04%) Informatica
13 14 (0.91%) Cloudera
13 14 (0.91%) Teradata
14 10 (0.65%) ESRI
15 9 (0.59%) IBM
16 8 (0.52%) Tealium
17 7 (0.46%) Mapbox
17 7 (0.46%) Rackspace
17 7 (0.46%) ServiceNow