Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Looker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Looker over the 6 months to 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Looker
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 822 1085 1127
Rank change year-on-year +263 +42 +75
Permanent jobs citing Looker 245 83 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.051% 0.050%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.67% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 215 55 62
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -15.38%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,750 £35,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,500 £81,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +20.00%

Looker is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 36,747 47,236 53,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.88% 29.14% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30,299 38,859 44,379
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Looker
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Looker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Looker in the UK

Looker
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Looker.

Salary trend for Looker in the UK

Looker
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Looker over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Looker in the UK

Looker
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Looker within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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 +254 238 £52,500 -4.55% 17
London +207 186 £55,000 -2.22% 16
UK excluding London +103 53 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South West +20 20 £52,500 -
Midlands +40 17 £37,500 -25.00%
East Midlands +19 9 £37,500 -25.00%
West Midlands - 8 £33,500 -
South East +39 6 £35,000 -41.67% 1
North of England +31 6 £30,000 -25.00%
North West +28 3 £56,250 +40.63%
Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Scotland +25 2 - -
East of England - 2 £34,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT jobs citing Looker 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 Looker.

1 215 (87.76%) Business Intelligence
2 203 (82.86%) SQL
3 169 (68.98%) Tableau
4 151 (61.63%) Python
5 137 (55.92%) Analytics
6 109 (44.49%) Data Warehouse
7 107 (43.67%) Visualisation
8 101 (41.22%) ETL
9 98 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
10 93 (37.96%) AWS
11 77 (31.43%) Google
12 74 (30.20%) Data Modelling
13 71 (28.98%) GCP
14 70 (28.57%) Power BI
14 70 (28.57%) Power Platform
15 60 (24.49%) Data Visualisation
16 59 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
16 59 (24.08%) Data Science
17 55 (22.45%) Marketing
18 48 (19.59%) BigQuery
19 47 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
19 47 (19.18%) Java
20 46 (18.78%) Snowflake Schema
20 46 (18.78%) Talend
21 44 (17.96%) Fintech
22 43 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
22 43 (17.55%) SQL Server
23 42 (17.14%) Informatica
23 42 (17.14%) Apache Spark
24 41 (16.73%) SQL Server Integration Services

Looker
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 42 (17.14%) Apache Spark
2 20 (8.16%) Apache
3 15 (6.12%) Apache Airflow
4 10 (4.08%) SAS
5 3 (1.22%) Confluence
6 1 (0.41%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.41%) Luigi
Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.22%) SPSS
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 93 (37.96%) AWS
2 71 (28.98%) GCP
3 70 (28.57%) Power Platform
4 18 (7.35%) Google Analytics
5 15 (6.12%) Amazon S3
5 15 (6.12%) Azure
6 8 (3.27%) SaaS
7 5 (2.04%) WeChat
8 4 (1.63%) Serverless
9 3 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (1.22%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon SageMaker
10 1 (0.41%) GitHub
10 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (44.49%) Data Warehouse
2 98 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 70 (28.57%) Power BI
4 48 (19.59%) BigQuery
5 46 (18.78%) Snowflake Schema
6 43 (17.55%) SQL Server
7 41 (16.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (15.10%) PostgreSQL
9 36 (14.69%) Big Data
10 25 (10.20%) Pentaho
11 24 (9.80%) Hadoop
11 24 (9.80%) QlikView
12 15 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (6.12%) Data Mining
13 11 (4.49%) Flink
14 10 (4.08%) Relational Database
15 9 (3.67%) MySQL
16 7 (2.86%) NoSQL
16 7 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
17 6 (2.45%) Presto
Development Applications
1 13 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.45%) JIRA
3 3 (1.22%) git-flow
4 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 55 (22.45%) Marketing
2 37 (15.10%) Finance
3 21 (8.57%) Retail
4 14 (5.71%) Electronics
4 14 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 14 (5.71%) Public Sector
4 14 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.27%) Publishing
6 7 (2.86%) Advertising
7 4 (1.63%) Automotive
8 3 (1.22%) Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (28.98%) Analyst
2 51 (20.82%) Data Engineer
3 50 (20.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 50 (20.41%) Developer
4 38 (15.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 33 (13.47%) SQL Analyst
6 27 (11.02%) Architect
6 27 (11.02%) Data Architect
7 21 (8.57%) Data Analyst
8 15 (6.12%) Python Engineer
9 12 (4.90%) Data Warehouse Architect
9 12 (4.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 12 (4.90%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.90%) Tableau Analyst
10 10 (4.08%) SQL BI Developer
10 10 (4.08%) SQL Developer
11 9 (3.67%) AWS Architect
11 9 (3.67%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (3.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 8 (3.27%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.53%) Apache Beam
2 13 (5.31%) Kafka
3 8 (3.27%) REST
3 8 (3.27%) Web Services
4 4 (1.63%) HTML
4 4 (1.63%) Node.js
5 3 (1.22%) HTML5
5 3 (1.22%) Sass
5 3 (1.22%) Zend Framework
6 1 (0.41%) Apache NiFi
6 1 (0.41%) CSS
6 1 (0.41%) JSON
6 1 (0.41%) Keras
6 1 (0.41%) PySpark
6 1 (0.41%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.41%) Theano
6 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.76%) Data Structures
3 12 (4.90%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.45%) Social Media
5 6 (2.45%) User Experience
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.41%) CUDA
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.08%) Linux
2 3 (1.22%) Unix
3 1 (0.41%) Windows
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (87.76%) Business Intelligence
2 137 (55.92%) Analytics
3 107 (43.67%) Visualisation
4 101 (41.22%) ETL
5 74 (30.20%) Data Modelling
6 60 (24.49%) Data Visualisation
7 59 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (24.08%) Data Science
8 44 (17.96%) Fintech
9 43 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
10 36 (14.69%) Actionable Insight
11 35 (14.29%) Data Integration
12 34 (13.88%) Data Analytics
13 29 (11.84%) Decision-Making
13 29 (11.84%) Machine Learning
14 28 (11.43%) Data Engineering
15 22 (8.98%) Software Engineering
16 21 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
16 21 (8.57%) Mathematics
16 21 (8.57%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 203 (82.86%) SQL
2 151 (61.63%) Python
3 47 (19.18%) Java
4 37 (15.10%) R
5 19 (7.76%) Scala
6 8 (3.27%) Go
7 4 (1.63%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.22%) C++
8 3 (1.22%) PHP
9 2 (0.82%) C#
10 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (13.06%) Degree
2 15 (6.12%) Master's Degree
3 11 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.41%) PhD
5 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.45%) GDPR
3 4 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (3.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 169 (68.98%) Tableau
2 77 (31.43%) Google
3 46 (18.78%) Talend
4 42 (17.14%) Informatica
5 28 (11.43%) Microsoft
6 18 (7.35%) SAP
7 17 (6.94%) Snowplow
8 15 (6.12%) Oracle
9 10 (4.08%) Teradata
10 8 (3.27%) MicroStrategy
10 8 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.04%) Cognos
11 5 (2.04%) MuleSoft
11 5 (2.04%) Twitter
11 5 (2.04%) YouTube
12 4 (1.63%) IBM
13 3 (1.22%) Alteryx
13 3 (1.22%) Cadence
13 3 (1.22%) Databricks
13 3 (1.22%) Zend