Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 411 461
Rank change year-on-year +49 +50 +120
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1,482 1,313 1,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.75% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.83% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,232 1,117 1,073
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,172 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +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 158,507 157,483 185,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 128,664 129,785 153,181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +54 1,433 £52,500 +5.00% 200
London +22 780 £60,000 +4.35% 108
UK excluding London +55 686 £46,500 +3.33% 96
South East +64 217 £45,000 -14.29% 23
North of England +9 158 £42,500 -5.56% 26
East of England +25 154 £55,000 +37.50% 19
Yorkshire -5 81 £42,500 -5.56% 11
North West +12 70 £40,000 -11.11% 14
South West +33 67 £43,500 -3.33% 14
Midlands +1 54 £36,500 -14.12% 9
West Midlands -4 36 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Scotland -24 33 £50,000 +31.58% 3
East Midlands -18 18 £30,000 -25.00% 4
North East -16 10 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Wales +5 6 £31,500 -12.16% 2
Northern Ireland -13 3 - -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 1,479 (99.80%) Visualisation
2 762 (51.42%) SQL
3 696 (46.96%) Business Intelligence
4 622 (41.97%) Analytics
5 598 (40.35%) Tableau
6 445 (30.03%) Python
7 395 (26.65%) Degree
8 388 (26.18%) SQL Server
9 378 (25.51%) Big Data
10 362 (24.43%) Data Warehouse
11 356 (24.02%) Power BI
12 343 (23.14%) Microsoft
13 330 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
14 324 (21.86%) Finance
15 321 (21.66%) ETL
16 312 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
17 294 (19.84%) Data Science
18 286 (19.30%) JavaScript
19 262 (17.68%) Machine Learning
20 250 (16.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 250 (16.87%) QlikView
21 248 (16.73%) Hadoop
22 247 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 241 (16.26%) Data Analytics
24 233 (15.72%) R
25 226 (15.25%) HTML
26 223 (15.05%) Computer Science
27 218 (14.71%) Mathematics
28 215 (14.51%) Data Modelling
29 205 (13.83%) Apache Spark

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
1 205 (13.83%) Apache Spark
2 156 (10.53%) SAS
3 57 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 54 (3.64%) Apache Pig
5 39 (2.63%) Apache
6 11 (0.74%) Confluence
7 10 (0.67%) WordPress
8 9 (0.61%) Apache Solr
8 9 (0.61%) CMS
9 8 (0.54%) JBoss
10 7 (0.47%) nginx
10 7 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.40%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.40%) WildFly
12 4 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.27%) Drupal
12 4 (0.27%) Jetty
12 4 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.27%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.20%) IPython
Applications
1 156 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (4.59%) SPSS
3 20 (1.35%) Photoshop
4 18 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (1.01%) Weka
7 10 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.61%) Stata
9 6 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
9 6 (0.40%) Mathematica
10 5 (0.34%) InDesign
11 4 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.20%) InVision
13 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
14 1 (0.067%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.54%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.40%) Relativity
6 4 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.27%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.27%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 4 (0.27%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.13%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 180 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (9.11%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (2.77%) Azure Data Factory
4 40 (2.70%) GitHub
5 38 (2.56%) Google Analytics
6 36 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 34 (2.29%) SaaS
8 30 (2.02%) Amazon Kinesis
9 29 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
10 25 (1.69%) Azure Machine Learning
11 21 (1.42%) Adobe Analytics
12 15 (1.01%) npm
13 13 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 10 (0.67%) PaaS
16 9 (0.61%) IaaS
17 8 (0.54%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 5 (0.34%) Amazon S3
18 5 (0.34%) Heroku
18 5 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.01%) Internet
2 12 (0.81%) SSL
3 8 (0.54%) Broadband
4 6 (0.40%) HTTP
4 6 (0.40%) SMS
5 5 (0.34%) PSTN
5 5 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.27%) LAN
6 4 (0.27%) Symposium
6 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.27%) WAN
7 3 (0.20%) Firewall
7 3 (0.20%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.13%) GPRS
8 2 (0.13%) GSM
8 2 (0.13%) LTE
8 2 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.13%) UMTS
8 2 (0.13%) Wireless
9 1 (0.067%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (26.18%) SQL Server
2 378 (25.51%) Big Data
3 362 (24.43%) Data Warehouse
4 356 (24.02%) Power BI
5 250 (16.87%) QlikView
5 250 (16.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 248 (16.73%) Hadoop
7 247 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 193 (13.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 174 (11.74%) NoSQL
10 131 (8.84%) Relational Database
11 104 (7.02%) Data Mining
12 101 (6.82%) MongoDB
13 96 (6.48%) Apache Hive
14 84 (5.67%) Spotfire
15 75 (5.06%) MySQL
16 64 (4.32%) Amazon Redshift
17 61 (4.12%) OLAP
18 57 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
19 54 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 68 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 40 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (2.56%) JIRA
4 34 (2.29%) webpack
5 28 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 26 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 25 (1.69%) gulp
8 24 (1.62%) Grunt
9 18 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (1.15%) Cucumber
10 17 (1.15%) Gradle
11 15 (1.01%) Jasmine
12 13 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
12 13 (0.88%) Subversion
13 11 (0.74%) Selenium
14 8 (0.54%) Vagrant
15 7 (0.47%) ERwin
15 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 6 (0.40%) Mocha
16 6 (0.40%) PhantomJS
General
1 324 (21.86%) Finance
2 138 (9.31%) Marketing
3 87 (5.87%) Banking
4 83 (5.60%) Retail
5 66 (4.45%) Advertising
6 35 (2.36%) Games
7 31 (2.09%) Publishing
8 30 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 27 (1.82%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.62%) Automotive
11 21 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (1.28%) Electronics
13 18 (1.21%) Military
14 13 (0.88%) Law
14 13 (0.88%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.81%) Legal
16 9 (0.61%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.61%) Front Office
17 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 502 (33.87%) Developer
2 255 (17.21%) Analyst
3 192 (12.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 140 (9.45%) Data Scientist
5 134 (9.04%) Consultant
6 105 (7.09%) Architect
7 103 (6.95%) Data Analyst
8 89 (6.01%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 86 (5.80%) SQL Developer
10 81 (5.47%) Data Engineer
11 79 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 69 (4.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 59 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
14 58 (3.91%) SQL BI Developer
15 54 (3.64%) Business Developer
16 49 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
16 49 (3.31%) Senior Developer
17 43 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
18 42 (2.83%) Data Architect
18 42 (2.83%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (15.25%) HTML
2 201 (13.56%) CSS
3 158 (10.66%) AngularJS
4 137 (9.24%) React
5 108 (7.29%) .NET
6 106 (7.15%) D3.js
7 92 (6.21%) Node.js
8 82 (5.53%) HTML5
9 67 (4.52%) Web Services
10 60 (4.05%) Kafka
11 59 (3.98%) RESTful
12 52 (3.51%) Natural Language Processing
13 48 (3.24%) Pandas
14 39 (2.63%) Angular 2
15 35 (2.36%) NumPy
16 34 (2.29%) ASP.NET
17 33 (2.23%) Redux
18 32 (2.16%) MDX
18 32 (2.16%) XML
19 31 (2.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 330 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
2 223 (15.05%) Computer Science
3 124 (8.37%) User Experience
4 122 (8.23%) Algorithms
5 69 (4.66%) Management Information System
6 50 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 35 (2.36%) Data Structures
8 32 (2.16%) Fintech
8 32 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
9 27 (1.82%) Analytical Mindset
10 22 (1.48%) Data Centre
10 22 (1.48%) Social Media
11 19 (1.28%) Clustering
12 18 (1.21%) Robotics
13 17 (1.15%) Social Network
14 16 (1.08%) Life Science
15 14 (0.94%) Credit Risk
16 12 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (0.74%) Bitcoin
17 11 (0.74%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 79 (5.33%) Linux
2 37 (2.50%) Windows
3 17 (1.15%) Android
3 17 (1.15%) Unix
4 16 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.01%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.27%) Debian
7 3 (0.20%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.067%) CentOS
9 1 (0.067%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.067%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,479 (99.80%) Visualisation
2 696 (46.96%) Business Intelligence
3 622 (41.97%) Analytics
4 321 (21.66%) ETL
5 312 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 294 (19.84%) Data Science
7 262 (17.68%) Machine Learning
8 241 (16.26%) Data Analytics
9 218 (14.71%) Mathematics
10 215 (14.51%) Data Modelling
11 203 (13.70%) Data Analysis
12 193 (13.02%) Statistics
13 150 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 129 (8.70%) Data Management
15 114 (7.69%) Software Engineering
16 108 (7.29%) Scrum
17 98 (6.61%) Front End Development
18 87 (5.87%) Open Source
19 86 (5.80%) Data Architecture
20 71 (4.79%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 762 (51.42%) SQL
2 445 (30.03%) Python
3 286 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 233 (15.72%) R
5 204 (13.77%) Java
6 171 (11.54%) T-SQL
7 111 (7.49%) C#
8 91 (6.14%) Scala
9 59 (3.98%) VBA
10 58 (3.91%) MATLAB
11 52 (3.51%) C++
12 51 (3.44%) PHP
13 47 (3.17%) Ruby
14 42 (2.83%) C
15 39 (2.63%) TypeScript
16 35 (2.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 27 (1.82%) PowerShell
18 21 (1.42%) ES6
19 20 (1.35%) VB
20 17 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 395 (26.65%) Degree
2 62 (4.18%) PhD
3 36 (2.43%) Numerate Degree
4 34 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 25 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (1.35%) Master's Degree
8 14 (0.94%) Postgraduate
9 13 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.54%) MBA
11 5 (0.34%) Analytics IQ
12 4 (0.27%) ISEB
12 4 (0.27%) MCSD
12 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 4 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.20%) MCP
13 3 (0.20%) MCSA
13 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.13%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (6.01%) Data Quality
2 57 (3.85%) QA
3 28 (1.89%) GDPR
4 14 (0.94%) SLA
5 12 (0.81%) GCP
6 11 (0.74%) MiFID
7 10 (0.67%) CRD IV
7 10 (0.67%) EMIR
8 5 (0.34%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.20%) COSHH
10 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.20%) PMO
11 2 (0.13%) WCAG
12 1 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.067%) IFRS
12 1 (0.067%) IFRS 9
12 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.067%) Val IT
System Software
1 63 (4.25%) Docker
2 34 (2.29%) HDFS
3 26 (1.75%) Apache Flume
4 10 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.20%) KVM
7 2 (0.13%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.067%) GridGain
8 1 (0.067%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (1.35%) Oozie
2 12 (0.81%) Nagios
2 12 (0.81%) Puppet
3 9 (0.61%) Kibana
4 8 (0.54%) Grafana
4 8 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
4 8 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.54%) Terraform
4 8 (0.54%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.20%) Ansible
6 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.20%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.13%) Ambari
7 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.13%) SCCM
7 2 (0.13%) SCOM
7 2 (0.13%) WSUS
8 1 (0.067%) Control-M
8 1 (0.067%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 598 (40.35%) Tableau
2 343 (23.14%) Microsoft
3 144 (9.72%) Oracle
4 115 (7.76%) Google
5 71 (4.79%) Alteryx
6 68 (4.59%) SAP
7 57 (3.85%) Cognos
8 49 (3.31%) Adobe
9 40 (2.70%) Cloudera
9 40 (2.70%) IBM
9 40 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
10 38 (2.56%) Teradata
11 35 (2.36%) Talend
12 32 (2.16%) Cisco
13 30 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
14 26 (1.75%) Atlassian
15 25 (1.69%) Hortonworks
16 21 (1.42%) Informatica
17 18 (1.21%) Vertica
18 15 (1.01%) MapR