Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 357 455
Rank change year-on-year -14 +98 +60
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1,422 1,601 1,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.90% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.99% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,377 1,126
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.67% +9.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,000 £85,000
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 154,531 162,100 180,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.12% 91.52% 90.79%
Number of salaries quoted 123,046 129,010 150,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -15 1,334 £55,000 - 202
London -34 739 £60,000 -4.00% 98
UK excluding London -12 661 £45,000 - 118
North of England +53 189 £45,000 - 30
South East -42 169 £50,000 +4.17% 32
North West +73 117 £45,000 +2.27% 18
East of England +32 95 £52,500 +31.25% 9
Midlands -18 74 £47,500 +18.75% 14
Yorkshire +10 63 £42,500 -5.56% 11
Scotland +26 62 £40,000 -13.51% 8
South West +2 59 £45,000 -6.25% 19
West Midlands +47 51 £50,000 +25.00% 9
East Midlands -46 23 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Wales +9 12 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North East -20 9 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Northern Ireland -5 1 £35,000 +55.56% 4

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 1,422 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 756 (53.16%) SQL
3 719 (50.56%) Business Intelligence
4 654 (45.99%) Analytics
5 553 (38.89%) Tableau
6 408 (28.69%) Python
7 390 (27.43%) Power BI
8 332 (23.35%) Degree
9 330 (23.21%) SQL Server
10 327 (23.00%) Machine Learning
10 327 (23.00%) Analytical Skills
11 321 (22.57%) ETL
12 319 (22.43%) Data Science
13 307 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
14 299 (21.03%) Microsoft
15 297 (20.89%) Data Warehouse
15 297 (20.89%) Finance
16 290 (20.39%) Big Data
17 269 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 262 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 240 (16.88%) R
20 233 (16.39%) Hadoop
21 232 (16.32%) Data Analytics
22 225 (15.82%) Data Analysis
23 221 (15.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 213 (14.98%) QlikView
25 203 (14.28%) Java
26 191 (13.43%) Microsoft Excel
27 187 (13.15%) Computer Science
28 184 (12.94%) Statistics

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
1 146 (10.27%) Apache Spark
2 100 (7.03%) SAS
3 59 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
4 44 (3.09%) Apache
5 29 (2.04%) Apache Solr
6 22 (1.55%) Apache Pig
6 22 (1.55%) CMS
7 15 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 13 (0.91%) WordPress
9 12 (0.84%) Confluence
10 10 (0.70%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.49%) Marvel
11 7 (0.49%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.35%) IIS
12 5 (0.35%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.28%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
15 2 (0.14%) JBoss
15 2 (0.14%) Jetty
15 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 191 (13.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (2.32%) SPSS
5 13 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.70%) InVision
6 10 (0.70%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.42%) Stata
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.14%) InDesign
9 2 (0.14%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.14%) Weka
10 1 (0.070%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.070%) GIMP
10 1 (0.070%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 14 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 11 (0.77%) Abakus
3 9 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (0.35%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.21%) Actimize
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.21%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.070%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.070%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.070%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.070%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.070%) Oracle AML
7 1 (0.070%) Raiser's Edge
7 1 (0.070%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 181 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (4.15%) Google Analytics
4 42 (2.95%) Azure Data Factory
5 32 (2.25%) Adobe Analytics
5 32 (2.25%) GitHub
6 26 (1.83%) PaaS
7 22 (1.55%) SaaS
8 20 (1.41%) IaaS
9 18 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
11 16 (1.13%) npm
12 15 (1.05%) Amazon Kinesis
13 11 (0.77%) Google Attribution 360
13 11 (0.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 11 (0.77%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 10 (0.70%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.70%) Office 365
15 9 (0.63%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.13%) SSL
2 12 (0.84%) Symposium
3 10 (0.70%) Firewall
4 9 (0.63%) HTTP
5 8 (0.56%) DNS
6 6 (0.42%) SMS
7 5 (0.35%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.28%) BGP
8 4 (0.28%) iBeacon
8 4 (0.28%) LAN
8 4 (0.28%) OSPF
8 4 (0.28%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.28%) WAN
8 4 (0.28%) Wireless
9 2 (0.14%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.14%) Internet
9 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.070%) Broadband
10 1 (0.070%) Intranet
10 1 (0.070%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (27.43%) Power BI
2 330 (23.21%) SQL Server
3 297 (20.89%) Data Warehouse
4 290 (20.39%) Big Data
5 269 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 262 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 233 (16.39%) Hadoop
8 221 (15.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 213 (14.98%) QlikView
10 80 (5.63%) Apache Hive
10 80 (5.63%) NoSQL
11 77 (5.41%) MySQL
12 73 (5.13%) Data Mining
13 70 (4.92%) Data Lake
14 68 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
14 68 (4.78%) Relational Database
15 58 (4.08%) Spotfire
16 57 (4.01%) OLAP
17 56 (3.94%) MongoDB
18 52 (3.66%) HBase
Development Applications
1 80 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 39 (2.74%) JIRA
3 34 (2.39%) Jenkins
4 25 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 24 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 19 (1.34%) Visual Studio
7 17 (1.20%) Gradle
7 17 (1.20%) Jasmine
8 15 (1.05%) Selenium
9 14 (0.98%) Cucumber
9 14 (0.98%) Karma Test Runner
9 14 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (0.91%) webpack
11 12 (0.84%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.63%) CasperJS
12 9 (0.63%) PhantomJS
13 8 (0.56%) Grunt
13 8 (0.56%) RStudio
14 7 (0.49%) gulp
14 7 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 297 (20.89%) Finance
2 127 (8.93%) Marketing
3 83 (5.84%) Retail
4 80 (5.63%) Advertising
5 71 (4.99%) Banking
6 38 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.62%) Financial Institution
7 23 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.34%) Electronics
10 17 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.91%) Back Office
12 12 (0.84%) Games
13 9 (0.63%) Law
13 9 (0.63%) Legal
13 9 (0.63%) Publishing
14 5 (0.35%) Front Office
14 5 (0.35%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.28%) Local Government
15 4 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 439 (30.87%) Developer
2 348 (24.47%) Analyst
3 185 (13.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 166 (11.67%) Data Scientist
5 144 (10.13%) Data Analyst
6 137 (9.63%) Consultant
7 99 (6.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 80 (5.63%) SQL Developer
9 74 (5.20%) Senior Analyst
10 71 (4.99%) Data Engineer
11 59 (4.15%) SSIS Developer
12 58 (4.08%) Data Consultant
13 54 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 52 (3.66%) SQL BI Developer
15 48 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
15 48 (3.38%) Senior Developer
16 45 (3.16%) Architect
16 45 (3.16%) Senior Data Scientist
16 45 (3.16%) Software Developer
17 43 (3.02%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (8.16%) HTML
2 105 (7.38%) Natural Language Processing
3 102 (7.17%) CSS
4 91 (6.40%) AngularJS
5 88 (6.19%) D3.js
6 77 (5.41%) .NET
7 66 (4.64%) HTML5
8 60 (4.22%) React
9 57 (4.01%) Node.js
10 55 (3.87%) Web Services
11 53 (3.73%) Pandas
12 52 (3.66%) RESTful
13 43 (3.02%) NumPy
14 40 (2.81%) Kafka
14 40 (2.81%) scikit-learn
15 38 (2.67%) SciPy
16 37 (2.60%) Sass
16 37 (2.60%) TensorFlow
17 36 (2.53%) MLlib
18 35 (2.46%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 327 (23.00%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (13.15%) Computer Science
3 137 (9.63%) User Experience
4 122 (8.58%) Algorithms
5 58 (4.08%) Data Structures
6 51 (3.59%) Fintech
7 47 (3.31%) Mobile App
8 46 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
9 42 (2.95%) Management Information System
10 35 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
11 22 (1.55%) Analytical Mindset
12 14 (0.98%) FMCG
12 14 (0.98%) Life Science
13 12 (0.84%) Biotechnology
13 12 (0.84%) Clustering
13 12 (0.84%) Social Media
14 11 (0.77%) Data Centre
14 11 (0.77%) Digital Media
14 11 (0.77%) Graphic Design
14 11 (0.77%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 49 (3.45%) Linux
2 46 (3.23%) Windows
3 26 (1.83%) Unix
4 14 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 14 (0.98%) Windows 10
5 11 (0.77%) Android
6 7 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.070%) AIX
7 1 (0.070%) Fedora
7 1 (0.070%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.070%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.070%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,422 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 719 (50.56%) Business Intelligence
3 654 (45.99%) Analytics
4 327 (23.00%) Machine Learning
5 321 (22.57%) ETL
6 319 (22.43%) Data Science
7 307 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
8 232 (16.32%) Data Analytics
9 225 (15.82%) Data Analysis
10 184 (12.94%) Statistics
11 183 (12.87%) Data Modelling
12 179 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
13 161 (11.32%) Mathematics
14 131 (9.21%) Decision-Making
15 117 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
16 103 (7.24%) Data Management
17 91 (6.40%) Front End Development
17 91 (6.40%) Software Engineering
18 88 (6.19%) Mentoring
19 82 (5.77%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 756 (53.16%) SQL
2 408 (28.69%) Python
3 240 (16.88%) R
4 203 (14.28%) Java
5 184 (12.94%) T-SQL
6 174 (12.24%) JavaScript
7 100 (7.03%) C#
8 68 (4.78%) Scala
9 63 (4.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 60 (4.22%) MATLAB
10 60 (4.22%) VBA
11 56 (3.94%) C++
12 49 (3.45%) C
13 37 (2.60%) Ruby
14 33 (2.32%) PL/SQL
15 29 (2.04%) TypeScript
16 27 (1.90%) PowerShell
17 25 (1.76%) PHP
17 25 (1.76%) VB
18 23 (1.62%) Go
Qualifications
1 332 (23.35%) Degree
2 49 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
3 47 (3.31%) PhD
4 39 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 15 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.98%) Master's Degree
9 11 (0.77%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.28%) MCSA
10 4 (0.28%) MCSD
10 4 (0.28%) MCSE
10 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 4 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.21%) CISA
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.14%) MBA
12 2 (0.14%) SANS
13 1 (0.070%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 50 (3.52%) QA
3 22 (1.55%) GDPR
4 11 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (0.77%) IFRS
4 11 (0.77%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.49%) FATCA
5 7 (0.49%) IFRS 9
6 6 (0.42%) Actionable Recommendations
7 5 (0.35%) GCP
8 4 (0.28%) SLA
9 2 (0.14%) PMO
10 1 (0.070%) Section 508
System Software
1 47 (3.31%) Docker
2 46 (3.23%) HDFS
3 10 (0.70%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (1.05%) Ambari
2 11 (0.77%) Kibana
3 6 (0.42%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.35%) Puppet
4 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.35%) Terraform
5 3 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.21%) Oozie
5 3 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.14%) Ansible
6 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.14%) Nagios
6 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.070%) Fluentd
7 1 (0.070%) linkerd
7 1 (0.070%) Mesos
7 1 (0.070%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.070%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.070%) Rancher
7 1 (0.070%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 553 (38.89%) Tableau
2 299 (21.03%) Microsoft
3 135 (9.49%) Oracle
4 93 (6.54%) Google
5 70 (4.92%) SAP
6 64 (4.50%) Alteryx
7 56 (3.94%) Adobe
8 52 (3.66%) Cognos
9 42 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
10 39 (2.74%) Talend
11 33 (2.32%) MicroStrategy
12 30 (2.11%) Cloudera
12 30 (2.11%) Informatica
13 22 (1.55%) WorldPay
14 21 (1.48%) IBM
14 21 (1.48%) Vertica
15 16 (1.13%) Atlassian
16 13 (0.91%) Hortonworks
16 13 (0.91%) MapR
17 12 (0.84%) Netezza