Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Looker
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1139 1139 1283
Rank change year-on-year 0 +144 +9
Permanent jobs citing Looker 59 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.026% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.086% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 12
UK median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +71.43% -30.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £53,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 - £27,500

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 54,197 52,412 66,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.66% 29.99% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45,120 44,761 56,182
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,685 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Looker in the UK

Looker
Top 11 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 20 February 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 -12 46 £55,000 -8.33% 9
London -27 29 £55,000 -8.33% 3
UK excluding London +2 23 £47,500 - 6
East of England +6 9 £55,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 5 £30,000 -
North West - 4 £47,500 -
North of England - 4 £47,500 -
South East - 3 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £44,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 45 (76.27%) SQL
2 35 (59.32%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (50.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 27 (45.76%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
6 22 (37.29%) ETL
7 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (33.90%) Tableau
8 19 (32.20%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (32.20%) Retail
9 18 (30.51%) Python
9 18 (30.51%) Visualisation
9 18 (30.51%) Analytics
10 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
11 16 (27.12%) Data Modelling
12 15 (25.42%) SAS
12 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
13 14 (23.73%) .NET
13 14 (23.73%) Degree
14 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
14 13 (22.03%) C#
14 13 (22.03%) Microservices
14 13 (22.03%) Big Data
14 13 (22.03%) Data Science
15 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (20.34%) Data Integration
16 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
16 11 (18.64%) Dynamics CRM
16 11 (18.64%) Teradata

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 15 (25.42%) SAS
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Airflow
2 5 (8.47%) Luigi
3 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.39%) Jetty
3 2 (3.39%) Mule
3 2 (3.39%) Mule ESB
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.17%) Amazon S3
4 5 (8.47%) Serverless
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.39%) npm
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) Amazon Redshift
2 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
3 19 (32.20%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (22.03%) Big Data
5 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (16.95%) QlikView
7 8 (13.56%) Data Lake
7 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
7 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (10.17%) Qlik Sense
9 5 (8.47%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (8.47%) Amazon QuickSight
9 5 (8.47%) Azkaban
9 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
10 3 (5.08%) MySQL
11 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (3.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.39%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) JUnit
2 2 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (3.39%) Maven
2 2 (3.39%) Selenium
2 2 (3.39%) Spock
2 2 (3.39%) webpack
3 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (32.20%) Retail
2 10 (16.95%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Games
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) CRM Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Data Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 6 (10.17%) Lead Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Data Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Data Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Head of Strategy
9 3 (5.08%) Head of Design
9 3 (5.08%) Head of Development
10 2 (3.39%) Analytics Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Data Scientist
10 2 (3.39%) Head of Architecture
10 2 (3.39%) Head of Data Architecture
10 2 (3.39%) Head of Data Quality
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) .NET
2 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.39%) CSS
3 2 (3.39%) CSS3
3 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.39%) HTML
3 2 (3.39%) HTML5
3 2 (3.39%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) JSP
3 2 (3.39%) LESS
3 2 (3.39%) Pandas
3 2 (3.39%) Spring
3 2 (3.39%) Spring Boot
3 2 (3.39%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
4 1 (1.69%) RESTful
4 1 (1.69%) WCF
4 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.76%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Fintech
4 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
1 3 (5.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (37.29%) ETL
3 18 (30.51%) Analytics
3 18 (30.51%) Visualisation
4 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (27.12%) Data Modelling
6 13 (22.03%) Data Science
6 13 (22.03%) Microservices
7 12 (20.34%) Data Integration
8 11 (18.64%) CRM
8 11 (18.64%) SOA
8 11 (18.64%) SOLID
9 10 (16.95%) Data Strategy
9 10 (16.95%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (15.25%) Data Analysis
10 9 (15.25%) Data Governance
10 9 (15.25%) Validation
11 8 (13.56%) Process Architecture
12 7 (11.86%) Predictive Analytics
13 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) SQL
2 18 (30.51%) Python
3 13 (22.03%) C#
4 11 (18.64%) R
4 11 (18.64%) T-SQL
4 11 (18.64%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.08%) C
5 3 (5.08%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) ES6
6 2 (3.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.39%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Tableau
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) Teradata
4 8 (13.56%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.69%) BT
6 1 (1.69%) Capita
6 1 (1.69%) EXASOL
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.69%) Netezza
6 1 (1.69%) Radianz
6 1 (1.69%) Vertica