Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 297 358 370
Rank change year-on-year +61 +12 +115
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 1,464 1,488 1,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.07% 0.90% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.98% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,253 1,130 1,319
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% -6.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £31,650
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £82,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,100 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 125,865 151,275 162,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.11% 91.81% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 99,112 120,344 128,025
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 +53 1,370 £51,000 -7.27% 220
London +67 804 £57,500 -4.17% 98
UK excluding London +27 627 £45,100 -5.05% 132
South East -38 151 £45,000 -10.00% 42
South West +76 133 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North of England -26 116 £42,500 -5.56% 29
Midlands +70 107 £45,100 -5.05% 18
West Midlands +34 70 £45,000 -5.26% 8
North West +5 60 £45,000 -5.26% 13
East of England +57 57 £42,500 -2.30% 25
Scotland +5 50 £45,100 -9.80% 7
Yorkshire -13 39 £40,000 -11.11% 12
East Midlands +36 32 £47,000 -1.05% 9
North East +27 17 £45,412 +22.74% 4
Wales +5 11 £38,750 -8.82% 3
Northern Ireland -9 2 £40,000 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 1,464 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 820 (56.01%) SQL
3 769 (52.53%) Business Intelligence
4 681 (46.52%) Analytics
5 668 (45.63%) Tableau
6 538 (36.75%) Power BI
6 538 (36.75%) Power Platform
7 479 (32.72%) Python
8 370 (25.27%) Data Warehouse
9 362 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
10 356 (24.32%) Finance
11 329 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
12 316 (21.58%) SQL Server
13 298 (20.36%) ETL
14 292 (19.95%) Data Science
15 282 (19.26%) Microsoft
16 278 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 277 (18.92%) R
18 259 (17.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 239 (16.33%) Data Analysis
20 220 (15.03%) Data Analytics
21 218 (14.89%) Machine Learning
21 218 (14.89%) Azure
22 210 (14.34%) JavaScript
23 209 (14.28%) Degree
24 208 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
25 207 (14.14%) QlikView
26 206 (14.07%) Microsoft Excel
27 194 (13.25%) Data Modelling
28 171 (11.68%) Marketing

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
1 106 (7.24%) Apache Spark
2 87 (5.94%) SAS
3 25 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 17 (1.16%) Apache
6 16 (1.09%) ArcGIS
7 13 (0.89%) Jupyter
8 11 (0.75%) Confluence
9 7 (0.48%) nginx
10 6 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.41%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.41%) WordPress
11 4 (0.27%) CMS
11 4 (0.27%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.14%) Drupal
12 2 (0.14%) IIS
13 1 (0.068%) Luigi
Applications
1 206 (14.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.37%) SPSS
4 16 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.89%) Zeplin
6 11 (0.75%) Adobe XD
7 10 (0.68%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.48%) Stata
9 6 (0.41%) Sketch
10 5 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.34%) InDesign
10 5 (0.34%) InVision
11 4 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.14%) CPLEX
12 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.14%) Weka
13 1 (0.068%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.41%) OPENHousing
2 6 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.14%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.14%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (0.14%) SAP GTS
3 2 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.068%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.068%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.068%) Odoo
4 1 (0.068%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 538 (36.75%) Power Platform
2 218 (14.89%) Azure
3 144 (9.84%) AWS
4 72 (4.92%) GCP
5 64 (4.37%) SaaS
6 49 (3.35%) Azure Data Factory
7 44 (3.01%) PaaS
8 35 (2.39%) GitHub
9 26 (1.78%) Dynamics 365
9 26 (1.78%) Google Analytics
10 21 (1.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 20 (1.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 19 (1.30%) Office 365
13 17 (1.16%) Serverless
14 11 (0.75%) IaaS
15 10 (0.68%) Amazon S3
16 9 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
16 9 (0.61%) PowerApps
17 8 (0.55%) Azure Functions
18 7 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.34%) FTP
2 2 (0.14%) Internet
2 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.14%) Network Security
2 2 (0.14%) Wireless
3 1 (0.068%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.068%) Broadband
3 1 (0.068%) Intranet
3 1 (0.068%) MVNO
3 1 (0.068%) PSTN
3 1 (0.068%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 538 (36.75%) Power BI
2 370 (25.27%) Data Warehouse
3 316 (21.58%) SQL Server
4 278 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 259 (17.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 207 (14.14%) QlikView
7 170 (11.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 151 (10.31%) Big Data
9 146 (9.97%) Hadoop
10 89 (6.08%) Relational Database
11 74 (5.05%) NoSQL
12 68 (4.64%) Data Mining
13 66 (4.51%) Looker
14 65 (4.44%) Data Lake
14 65 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
15 58 (3.96%) Amazon Redshift
16 46 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
17 41 (2.80%) BigQuery
18 40 (2.73%) Azure SQL Database
18 40 (2.73%) GIS
Development Applications
1 114 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 43 (2.94%) JIRA
3 39 (2.66%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.50%) gulp
4 22 (1.50%) webpack
5 18 (1.23%) Selenium
6 17 (1.16%) Jasmine
7 16 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (0.96%) Bitbucket
9 12 (0.82%) Protractor
10 11 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (0.75%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.75%) Travis CI
11 10 (0.68%) Axure RP
11 10 (0.68%) GitLab
12 9 (0.61%) NUnit
12 9 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 356 (24.32%) Finance
2 171 (11.68%) Marketing
3 141 (9.63%) Retail
4 83 (5.67%) Banking
5 75 (5.12%) Public Sector
6 48 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 33 (2.25%) Legal
9 30 (2.05%) Electronics
10 23 (1.57%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.37%) Advertising
12 19 (1.30%) Games
13 18 (1.23%) Law
14 16 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (1.09%) Publishing
15 10 (0.68%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.48%) Military
17 6 (0.41%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.41%) Social Housing
18 5 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 455 (31.08%) Analyst
2 444 (30.33%) Developer
3 189 (12.91%) Data Analyst
4 166 (11.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 158 (10.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 105 (7.17%) Data Scientist
7 99 (6.76%) Data Engineer
8 69 (4.71%) SQL Developer
9 67 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
10 55 (3.76%) Consultant
11 51 (3.48%) Senior Developer
12 48 (3.28%) Architect
12 48 (3.28%) Insight Analyst
12 48 (3.28%) Power BI Developer
13 45 (3.07%) SQL Analyst
14 43 (2.94%) Senior Data Scientist
15 42 (2.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 40 (2.73%) Analyst Developer
17 39 (2.66%) Junior
18 37 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (10.04%) HTML
2 130 (8.88%) CSS
3 129 (8.81%) D3.js
4 92 (6.28%) AngularJS
5 90 (6.15%) React
6 86 (5.87%) .NET
7 68 (4.64%) Node.js
8 42 (2.87%) MDX
8 42 (2.87%) Natural Language Processing
8 42 (2.87%) Vue.js
9 41 (2.80%) HTML5
10 39 (2.66%) RESTful
10 39 (2.66%) Web Services
11 32 (2.19%) Redux
11 32 (2.19%) Sass
12 28 (1.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 26 (1.78%) Angular 2
14 25 (1.71%) JSON
14 25 (1.71%) Kafka
14 25 (1.71%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 329 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (8.47%) User Experience
3 90 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 66 (4.51%) Algorithms
5 32 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (1.78%) Data Structures
8 19 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.23%) Social Media
10 17 (1.16%) Reinsurance
11 16 (1.09%) Hedge funds
12 14 (0.96%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.89%) Fixed Income
14 10 (0.68%) FMCG
15 9 (0.61%) Clustering
16 8 (0.55%) Life Science
16 8 (0.55%) Replication
17 6 (0.41%) Credit Risk
17 6 (0.41%) Digital Media
17 6 (0.41%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 66 (4.51%) Linux
2 27 (1.84%) Windows
3 20 (1.37%) Unix
4 12 (0.82%) Android
5 11 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.068%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.068%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,464 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 769 (52.53%) Business Intelligence
3 681 (46.52%) Analytics
4 362 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
5 298 (20.36%) ETL
6 292 (19.95%) Data Science
7 239 (16.33%) Data Analysis
8 220 (15.03%) Data Analytics
9 218 (14.89%) Machine Learning
10 208 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
11 194 (13.25%) Data Modelling
12 138 (9.43%) Mathematics
13 133 (9.08%) Computer Science
14 129 (8.81%) Statistics
15 116 (7.92%) Data Management
15 116 (7.92%) Decision-Making
16 102 (6.97%) Software Engineering
17 91 (6.22%) Dashboard Development
17 91 (6.22%) Data Integration
18 90 (6.15%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 820 (56.01%) SQL
2 479 (32.72%) Python
3 277 (18.92%) R
4 210 (14.34%) JavaScript
5 140 (9.56%) C#
6 138 (9.43%) T-SQL
7 137 (9.36%) Java
8 74 (5.05%) VBA
9 54 (3.69%) TypeScript
10 37 (2.53%) Scala
11 30 (2.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 30 (2.05%) ES6
12 28 (1.91%) C
13 26 (1.78%) C++
14 25 (1.71%) MATLAB
15 24 (1.64%) PowerShell
16 20 (1.37%) Apex Code
17 16 (1.09%) PHP
18 11 (0.75%) Ruby
18 11 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 209 (14.28%) Degree
2 37 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.78%) Master's Degree
5 25 (1.71%) PhD
6 17 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
7 13 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.68%) Postgraduate
9 9 (0.61%) HND
10 6 (0.41%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.27%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.14%) MCSA
13 2 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.068%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.068%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.068%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (7.58%) Data Quality
2 37 (2.53%) QA
3 15 (1.02%) GDPR
4 6 (0.41%) PMO
5 5 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.14%) NIST
7 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (3.07%) Docker
2 9 (0.61%) HDFS
3 3 (0.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.14%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.068%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.068%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (1.57%) Ansible
2 14 (0.96%) Kubernetes
3 11 (0.75%) Puppet
4 4 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.27%) Terraform
5 3 (0.20%) Netcool
6 2 (0.14%) Kibana
7 1 (0.068%) Argo
7 1 (0.068%) SCOM
Vendors
1 668 (45.63%) Tableau
2 282 (19.26%) Microsoft
3 89 (6.08%) SAP
4 80 (5.46%) Google
5 58 (3.96%) Oracle
6 40 (2.73%) Cognos
7 39 (2.66%) MicroStrategy
8 38 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
9 36 (2.46%) Alteryx
10 31 (2.12%) Informatica
11 29 (1.98%) Databricks
12 23 (1.57%) Talend
13 18 (1.23%) Adobe
14 17 (1.16%) Mapbox
15 13 (0.89%) Cloudera
15 13 (0.89%) IBM
16 8 (0.55%) Remedy
17 7 (0.48%) RedGate
18 6 (0.41%) hybris
18 6 (0.41%) Twitter