Period
to 21 September 2017

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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Looker
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1086 1216 1313
Rank change year-on-year +130 +97 -
Permanent jobs citing Looker 83 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.019% 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.062% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 11
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £35,400 £34,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,875 £87,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year +17.33% - -

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 53990 57903 69678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.60% 29.77% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44449 49351 58963
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.53%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Looker in the UK

Looker
Top 9 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 21 September 2017. 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 +98 77 £55,000 -15.38% 1
London +40 60 £57,500 -11.54% 1
UK excluding London +72 23 £44,000 +17.33%
East of England - 10 £39,500 -
West Midlands - 6 - -
Midlands - 6 - -
Scotland - 6 £71,250 -
North West -16 1 £47,500 -
North of England -19 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing Looker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Looker.

1 55 (66.27%) SQL
2 46 (55.42%) Tableau
3 45 (54.22%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (51.81%) Analytics
5 33 (39.76%) Python
6 32 (38.55%) Amazon Redshift
7 31 (37.35%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (33.73%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (32.53%) Computer Science
10 24 (28.92%) Docker
10 24 (28.92%) Hadoop
11 23 (27.71%) Google Cloud Platform
12 21 (25.30%) Google
13 20 (24.10%) Data Analysis
14 19 (22.89%) ETL
15 18 (21.69%) scikit-learn
15 18 (21.69%) Apache Spark
15 18 (21.69%) Elasticsearch
15 18 (21.69%) Apache
15 18 (21.69%) Oracle
15 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (21.69%) QlikView
16 17 (20.48%) Finance
16 17 (20.48%) BigQuery
17 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
18 15 (18.07%) MySQL
18 15 (18.07%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (18.07%) Machine Learning
19 14 (16.87%) Oracle BI EE
19 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Excel

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 18 (21.69%) Apache
1 18 (21.69%) Apache Spark
1 18 (21.69%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.23%) Jetty
2 6 (7.23%) Mule
2 6 (7.23%) Mule ESB
2 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (37.35%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (27.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (15.66%) Google Analytics
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (7.23%) npm
6 3 (3.61%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.41%) SaaS
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) NAS
1 6 (7.23%) SAN
2 5 (6.02%) Firewall
3 4 (4.82%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.61%) Internet
4 3 (3.61%) Network Security
5 1 (1.20%) Broadband
5 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.55%) Amazon Redshift
2 24 (28.92%) Hadoop
3 18 (21.69%) QlikView
4 17 (20.48%) BigQuery
5 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
6 15 (18.07%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (18.07%) MySQL
7 14 (16.87%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (15.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (10.84%) Big Data
11 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
12 5 (6.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 5 (6.02%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (6.02%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
14 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
15 1 (1.20%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) Bitbucket
2 6 (7.23%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.23%) Fiddler
2 6 (7.23%) Jasmine
2 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.23%) JUnit
2 6 (7.23%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (7.23%) Maven
2 6 (7.23%) Selenium
2 6 (7.23%) Spock
2 6 (7.23%) webpack
3 1 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 14 (16.87%) Marketing
3 13 (15.66%) Retail
4 11 (13.25%) Publishing
5 9 (10.84%) Telecoms
6 8 (9.64%) Electronics
6 8 (9.64%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.61%) Banking
8 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.41%) Games
9 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Data Scientist
1 19 (22.89%) Developer
2 16 (19.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Data Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 5 (6.02%) Head of Architecture
7 5 (6.02%) Head of Security
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Java Team Leader
8 4 (4.82%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.82%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (4.82%) SSIS Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) scikit-learn
2 12 (14.46%) Lucene
3 7 (8.43%) HTML
4 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.23%) CSS
4 6 (7.23%) CSS3
4 6 (7.23%) Hibernate
4 6 (7.23%) HTML5
4 6 (7.23%) jQuery
4 6 (7.23%) JSP
4 6 (7.23%) LESS
4 6 (7.23%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (7.23%) Spring
4 6 (7.23%) Spring Boot
5 5 (6.02%) .NET
6 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (33.73%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (32.53%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.25%) FMCG
4 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.41%) PDA
7 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.20%) Digital Currency
7 1 (1.20%) Photography
7 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 7 (8.43%) Unix
3 3 (3.61%) Kali Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (51.81%) Analytics
3 20 (24.10%) Data Analysis
4 19 (22.89%) ETL
5 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (18.07%) Machine Learning
7 13 (15.66%) A/B Testing
7 13 (15.66%) Statistics
8 12 (14.46%) Scrum
9 10 (12.05%) ETL Development
10 9 (10.84%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (10.84%) Microservices
10 9 (10.84%) Prototyping
10 9 (10.84%) Visualisation
11 8 (9.64%) Programme Management
12 7 (8.43%) Business Process Analysis
12 7 (8.43%) Data Integration
12 7 (8.43%) Project Management
12 7 (8.43%) TOGAF
13 6 (7.23%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 55 (66.27%) SQL
2 33 (39.76%) Python
3 10 (12.05%) Java
4 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.23%) ECMAScript
5 6 (7.23%) ES6
5 6 (7.23%) Groovy
5 6 (7.23%) Perl
6 4 (4.82%) R
7 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.20%) C#
8 1 (1.20%) Go
8 1 (1.20%) Scala
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.02%) CISSP
3 5 (6.02%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.02%) NIST 800
3 3 (3.61%) QA
4 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (28.92%) Docker
2 5 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) HP Fortify
1 6 (7.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 46 (55.42%) Tableau
2 21 (25.30%) Google
3 18 (21.69%) Oracle
4 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
4 12 (14.46%) MicroStrategy
5 10 (12.05%) SAP
6 7 (8.43%) Cognos
7 6 (7.23%) Birst
7 6 (7.23%) HP
7 6 (7.23%) NetApp
7 6 (7.23%) Veracode
8 3 (3.61%) Netezza
9 2 (2.41%) Vertica
10 1 (1.20%) Informatica
10 1 (1.20%) Talend