Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Qualitative Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Qualitative Analysis over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Qualitative Analysis
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1130 1135 1270
Rank change year-on-year +5 +135 +10
Permanent jobs citing Qualitative Analysis 27 38 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.021% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.024% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 13
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +26.32% -26.92%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £71,625 £70,000 £56,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% -29.29% -23.85%

Qualitative Analysis 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 155,665 159,222 182,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.88% 89.52% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 124,813 131,637 151,385
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,786 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.49% +2.71% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Qualitative Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Qualitative Analysis in the UK

Qualitative Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Qualitative Analysis in the UK

Qualitative Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Qualitative Analysis over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Qualitative Analysis in the UK

Qualitative Analysis
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qualitative Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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 -2 26 £57,500 -4.17% 2
London +17 23 £57,500 -4.17%
UK excluding London +10 4 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Midlands +14 2 £38,750 -3.13%
South East +14 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands +4 1 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Qualitative Analysis 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 Qualitative Analysis.

1 20 (74.07%) Degree
1 20 (74.07%) Product Management
2 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) B2B
3 14 (51.85%) Scrum
3 14 (51.85%) Kanban
3 14 (51.85%) Business Development
4 13 (48.15%) MBA
5 7 (25.93%) Marketing
6 6 (22.22%) Lead Generation
6 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
7 5 (18.52%) JDE OneWorld
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) Project Management
9 2 (7.41%) Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) User Experience
9 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (7.41%) BPMN
10 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
10 1 (3.70%) Market Research
10 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
10 1 (3.70%) R
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
10 1 (3.70%) Change Control
10 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
10 1 (3.70%) Quantitative Analysis

Qualitative Analysis
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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) SPSS
2 1 (3.70%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JDE OneWorld
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Product Manager
1 14 (51.85%) Technical Manager
1 14 (51.85%) Technical Product Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Commissioning Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Data Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Data Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Data Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Product Management
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) B2B
3 14 (51.85%) Business Development
3 14 (51.85%) Kanban
3 14 (51.85%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Lead Generation
4 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) BPMN
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) A/B Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Anthropology
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.70%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.70%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (3.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Degree
2 13 (48.15%) MBA
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Datactics