Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 248 296 320
Rank change year-on-year +48 +24 +47
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1,062 1,185 1,503
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.28% 1.04% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.13% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 748 937 1,191
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -5.26%

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 76,792 104,892 137,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.47% 92.14% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 59,116 84,257 109,289
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +43 953 £55,000 - 163
London +31 540 £65,000 +8.33% 74
UK excluding London +72 433 £50,000 +4.17% 93
Work from Home -3 210 £51,000 -11.30% 37
North of England +71 111 £45,000 -14.29% 22
South East +48 110 £50,000 - 26
Midlands +56 61 £42,500 -19.81% 14
Yorkshire +46 59 £47,500 +15.85% 10
South West +12 57 £51,500 +17.71% 10
East of England +48 54 £58,750 +17.50% 15
North West +27 44 £45,000 -33.04% 11
West Midlands +30 43 £42,500 -15.42% 10
Scotland -2 29 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East Midlands +32 18 £40,125 -40.56% 4
Wales +28 9 £43,500 -0.57% 1
North East +12 8 £43,250 +35.67% 1
Northern Ireland +4 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 1,060 (99.81%) Visualisation
2 561 (52.82%) SQL
3 519 (48.87%) Business Intelligence
4 506 (47.65%) Analytics
5 414 (38.98%) Power BI
5 414 (38.98%) Power Platform
6 379 (35.69%) Python
7 368 (34.65%) Tableau
8 300 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
9 238 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
10 233 (21.94%) Data Warehouse
11 228 (21.47%) ETL
11 228 (21.47%) Data Science
12 226 (21.28%) Finance
13 223 (21.00%) SQL Server
14 204 (19.21%) Data Modelling
15 202 (19.02%) Degree
15 202 (19.02%) AWS
16 197 (18.55%) Azure
17 191 (17.98%) Data Analytics
18 184 (17.33%) R
19 181 (17.04%) Problem-Solving
20 180 (16.95%) Data Analysis
21 174 (16.38%) Microsoft
22 168 (15.82%) JavaScript
23 151 (14.22%) Machine Learning
24 146 (13.75%) User Experience
25 139 (13.09%) Microsoft Excel
26 127 (11.96%) Mathematics
27 124 (11.68%) Data Management

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 52 (4.90%) Apache Spark
2 50 (4.71%) SAS
3 25 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 11 (1.04%) ArcGIS
7 10 (0.94%) Apache Airflow
8 9 (0.85%) Luigi
9 6 (0.56%) CMS
10 5 (0.47%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.38%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.38%) Liferay
11 4 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.19%) Apache
12 2 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.19%) WordPress
13 1 (0.094%) Confluence
13 1 (0.094%) Drupal
13 1 (0.094%) Jupyter
Applications
1 139 (13.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.22%) SPSS
4 12 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (0.56%) InVision
8 5 (0.47%) Sketch
9 4 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.38%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.28%) Figma
11 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.19%) Adobe XD
11 2 (0.19%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 8 (0.75%) Magento
2 5 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.38%) FastStats
3 4 (0.38%) SAP BPC
3 4 (0.38%) Shopify
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.19%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.094%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.094%) SessionCam
5 1 (0.094%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 414 (38.98%) Power Platform
2 202 (19.02%) AWS
3 197 (18.55%) Azure
4 78 (7.34%) GCP
5 55 (5.18%) Azure Data Factory
6 28 (2.64%) Amazon S3
7 27 (2.54%) PaaS
8 25 (2.35%) Microsoft 365
9 24 (2.26%) GitHub
10 22 (2.07%) Google Analytics
10 22 (2.07%) SaaS
11 21 (1.98%) IaaS
12 19 (1.79%) Logic Apps
13 15 (1.41%) Amazon SageMaker
14 14 (1.32%) Azure Stack
15 12 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
16 11 (1.04%) Google Sheets
16 11 (1.04%) Matillion
17 9 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
17 9 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.51%) Internet
2 7 (0.66%) HTTP
3 5 (0.47%) Broadband
4 2 (0.19%) DNS
4 2 (0.19%) FTP
5 1 (0.094%) DHCP
5 1 (0.094%) Firewall
5 1 (0.094%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.094%) Skype
5 1 (0.094%) VLAN
5 1 (0.094%) VPN
5 1 (0.094%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (38.98%) Power BI
2 368 (34.65%) Tableau
3 233 (21.94%) Data Warehouse
4 223 (21.00%) SQL Server
5 117 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 112 (10.55%) Big Data
7 108 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 98 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 73 (6.87%) Hadoop
10 68 (6.40%) Data Mining
11 67 (6.31%) Amazon Redshift
12 61 (5.74%) Relational Database
13 59 (5.56%) Data Lake
14 54 (5.08%) QlikView
14 54 (5.08%) Snowflake Schema
15 52 (4.90%) Looker
16 49 (4.61%) NoSQL
17 45 (4.24%) Azure SQL Database
18 44 (4.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 41 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 63 (5.93%) Git (software)
2 40 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 25 (2.35%) MSI
3 25 (2.35%) WiX
4 19 (1.79%) JIRA
5 18 (1.69%) Cypress.io
6 12 (1.13%) GitLab
7 11 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.94%) webpack
9 8 (0.75%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.56%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.56%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.47%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.28%) MLflow
13 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.19%) Babel
14 2 (0.19%) ERwin
14 2 (0.19%) Mocha
14 2 (0.19%) Storybook
General
1 226 (21.28%) Finance
2 108 (10.17%) Marketing
3 37 (3.48%) Banking
3 37 (3.48%) Retail
4 32 (3.01%) Law
5 25 (2.35%) Games
6 24 (2.26%) Advertising
7 18 (1.69%) Legal
8 16 (1.51%) Brand Awareness
8 16 (1.51%) Publishing
9 13 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.13%) Public Sector
11 9 (0.85%) Digital Economy
11 9 (0.85%) Front Office
12 7 (0.66%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.56%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.47%) Billing
15 4 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 294 (27.68%) Analyst
2 241 (22.69%) Developer
3 140 (13.18%) Data Analyst
4 116 (10.92%) Data Engineer
5 80 (7.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 80 (7.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 75 (7.06%) Consultant
7 72 (6.78%) Data Scientist
8 56 (5.27%) Senior Developer
9 54 (5.08%) Architect
10 50 (4.71%) Full Stack Developer
11 49 (4.61%) Data Consultant
12 44 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
13 42 (3.95%) Data Architect
14 40 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 39 (3.67%) Power BI Analyst
16 38 (3.58%) Insight Analyst
17 36 (3.39%) Power BI Developer
18 32 (3.01%) Data Manager
19 31 (2.92%) Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (11.21%) React
2 111 (10.45%) HTML
3 107 (10.08%) CSS
4 82 (7.72%) REST
5 76 (7.16%) Node.js
6 66 (6.21%) D3.js
7 60 (5.65%) Vue.js
8 56 (5.27%) .NET
9 53 (4.99%) AngularJS
10 46 (4.33%) Web Services
11 41 (3.86%) Redux
12 37 (3.48%) SVG
13 29 (2.73%) Natural Language Processing
13 29 (2.73%) RESTful
14 28 (2.64%) HTML5 Canvas
15 26 (2.45%) Kafka
15 26 (2.45%) NHibernate
16 25 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (2.35%) Aurelia
16 25 (2.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 238 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (13.75%) User Experience
3 74 (6.97%) Data Structures
4 64 (6.03%) Algorithms
5 48 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (2.92%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.73%) Virtual Team
8 26 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
8 26 (2.45%) Mobile App
9 25 (2.35%) Client/Server
9 25 (2.35%) Web 2.0
10 21 (1.98%) Hedge funds
10 21 (1.98%) Life Science
11 20 (1.88%) Equities
11 20 (1.88%) FMCG
12 16 (1.51%) Social Media
13 13 (1.22%) NHS
14 12 (1.13%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.94%) Analytical Mindset
16 7 (0.66%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (3.95%) Linux
2 33 (3.11%) Windows
3 24 (2.26%) Android
3 24 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.22%) Unix
5 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.094%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.094%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,060 (99.81%) Visualisation
2 519 (48.87%) Business Intelligence
3 506 (47.65%) Analytics
4 300 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (21.47%) Data Science
5 228 (21.47%) ETL
6 204 (19.21%) Data Modelling
7 191 (17.98%) Data Analytics
8 181 (17.04%) Problem-Solving
9 180 (16.95%) Data Analysis
10 151 (14.22%) Machine Learning
11 127 (11.96%) Mathematics
12 124 (11.68%) Data Management
13 122 (11.49%) Decision-Making
14 111 (10.45%) Data Engineering
15 110 (10.36%) Statistics
16 105 (9.89%) Computer Science
17 89 (8.38%) DevOps
18 88 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
19 86 (8.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 561 (52.82%) SQL
2 379 (35.69%) Python
3 184 (17.33%) R
4 168 (15.82%) JavaScript
5 85 (8.00%) Java
6 84 (7.91%) TypeScript
7 70 (6.59%) T-SQL
8 59 (5.56%) C#
9 31 (2.92%) Scala
10 27 (2.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 27 (2.54%) PHP
11 22 (2.07%) VBA
12 21 (1.98%) C++
13 20 (1.88%) C
14 15 (1.41%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.04%) Go
16 8 (0.75%) Kotlin
16 8 (0.75%) U-SQL
17 7 (0.66%) Java 8
17 7 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 202 (19.02%) Degree
2 68 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 49 (4.61%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.92%) PhD
5 28 (2.64%) DV Cleared
6 25 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (1.41%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.85%) Tableau Certification
10 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.47%) CISA
11 5 (0.47%) CISM
11 5 (0.47%) CISSP
11 5 (0.47%) CRISC
12 4 (0.38%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.28%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.19%) IIBA
14 2 (0.19%) PMP
14 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 48 (4.52%) QA
3 25 (2.35%) GDPR
4 10 (0.94%) Actionable Recommendations
5 5 (0.47%) COSO
5 5 (0.47%) GRC
5 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.47%) NIST
5 5 (0.47%) NIST 800
6 2 (0.19%) PMO
7 1 (0.094%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.094%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.094%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.094%) SLA
7 1 (0.094%) Solvency II
System Software
1 37 (3.48%) Docker
2 6 (0.56%) HDFS
3 3 (0.28%) Firmware
4 1 (0.094%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.094%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.094%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.094%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.094%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (2.73%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.56%) Ansible
3 5 (0.47%) RSA Archer
4 3 (0.28%) Terraform
5 2 (0.19%) Kibana
6 1 (0.094%) Grafana
6 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 174 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 99 (9.32%) Google
3 57 (5.37%) Alteryx
4 49 (4.61%) Oracle
5 45 (4.24%) SAP
6 32 (3.01%) Databricks
7 27 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (1.88%) Adobe
9 16 (1.51%) Informatica
10 13 (1.22%) Talend
11 12 (1.13%) Cognos
12 10 (0.94%) IBM
13 9 (0.85%) App Annie
14 8 (0.75%) Cloudera
15 7 (0.66%) ESRI
15 7 (0.66%) Teradata
16 6 (0.56%) DataRobot
16 6 (0.56%) MuleSoft
16 6 (0.56%) Sage
16 6 (0.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud