Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Technical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Analysis over the 6 months to 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Analysis
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 639 694 785
Rank change year-on-year +55 +91 -7
Permanent jobs citing Technical Analysis 113 333 357
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 91 279 227
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +15.38%
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,250 £35,450
90th Percentile £100,000 £77,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,348 £52,465 £52,500
% change year-on-year -17.38% -0.07% +16.67%

Technical 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 58,434 114,673 138,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.34% 92.13% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47,177 91,807 111,051
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,832
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,736 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.63% -

Technical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Technical Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analysis in the UK

Technical Analysis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Analysis.

Salary trend for Technical Analysis in the UK

Technical Analysis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Analysis over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Technical Analysis in the UK

Technical Analysis
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. 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 +52 99 £65,000 +13.04% 30
UK excluding London +118 61 £43,348 -17.38% 21
London +78 47 £72,500 +16.00% 10
South West +86 19 £43,250 -17.62% 3
North of England +77 14 £39,000 -35.00% 8
Work from Home -67 13 £65,000 +8.33% 2
South East +106 9 £55,750 +22.53% 3
North West +63 9 £39,000 -35.00% 5
East of England +92 7 £37,500 -36.44% 4
Northern Ireland - 6 £35,750 -
North East - 4 £41,000 -
Midlands +68 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Scotland +38 3 £42,000 - 1
East Midlands +62 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +61 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire +27 1 £37,500 +15.38% 3

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, IT jobs citing Technical Analysis 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 Technical Analysis.

1 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
3 25 (22.12%) Degree
4 22 (19.47%) SQL
5 20 (17.70%) REST
6 19 (16.81%) Java
6 19 (16.81%) SC Cleared
6 19 (16.81%) Security Cleared
7 17 (15.04%) Finance
7 17 (15.04%) CSS
8 15 (13.27%) C#
8 15 (13.27%) User Experience
9 14 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (12.39%) Office 365
9 14 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
9 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
10 13 (11.50%) Windows
10 13 (11.50%) Python
10 13 (11.50%) Validation
10 13 (11.50%) Mathematics
10 13 (11.50%) Business Analysis
11 12 (10.62%) Data Analysis
11 12 (10.62%) MATLAB
11 12 (10.62%) Simulink
11 12 (10.62%) .NET
11 12 (10.62%) Business Case
12 11 (9.73%) Systems Engineering
12 11 (9.73%) Algorithms
12 11 (9.73%) Translating Business Requirements

Technical 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 6 (5.31%) CMS
1 6 (5.31%) Kentico
1 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.77%) Confluence
2 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.88%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Simulink
2 9 (7.96%) Stateflow
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.39%) Office 365
2 9 (7.96%) Azure
3 7 (6.19%) AWS
4 6 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (5.31%) npm
5 4 (3.54%) Power Platform
6 3 (2.65%) GCP
7 2 (1.77%) GitHub
7 2 (1.77%) IaaS
7 2 (1.77%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.77%) PaaS
8 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.42%) Firewall
2 5 (4.42%) HTTP
2 5 (4.42%) LAN
3 4 (3.54%) DNS
4 3 (2.65%) WAN
5 2 (1.77%) DHCP
5 2 (1.77%) ICMP
5 2 (1.77%) Internet
5 2 (1.77%) SNMP
6 1 (0.88%) 3G
6 1 (0.88%) 4G
6 1 (0.88%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.88%) IPsec
6 1 (0.88%) SMTP
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
6 1 (0.88%) TETRA
6 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.54%) Power BI
4 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.77%) Big Data
5 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.77%) QlikView
5 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.88%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Selenium
2 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.54%) JIRA
3 3 (2.65%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.77%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.77%) Gradle
4 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.77%) JUnit
4 2 (1.77%) Maven
4 2 (1.77%) Postman
4 2 (1.77%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.88%) WebSpeed
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Aerospace
3 6 (5.31%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Games
4 5 (4.42%) Avionics
4 5 (4.42%) Legal
5 4 (3.54%) Law
6 3 (2.65%) Retail
7 2 (1.77%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.88%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (29.20%) Developer
2 18 (15.93%) Analyst
3 15 (13.27%) Architect
4 13 (11.50%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.85%) Office 365 Architect
7 9 (7.96%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.31%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Magento Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (4.42%) SQL Analyst
12 4 (3.54%) Data Analyst
12 4 (3.54%) Principal Engineer
13 3 (2.65%) Security Analyst
13 3 (2.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.70%) REST
2 17 (15.04%) CSS
3 12 (10.62%) .NET
4 11 (9.73%) HTML
4 11 (9.73%) Spring
4 11 (9.73%) Web Services
5 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET
6 8 (7.08%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (7.08%) HTML5
6 8 (7.08%) JMS
7 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
7 7 (6.19%) Hibernate
8 6 (5.31%) CSS3
8 6 (5.31%) Entity Framework
8 6 (5.31%) Node.js
8 6 (5.31%) Redux
8 6 (5.31%) RxJS
8 6 (5.31%) SOAP
8 6 (5.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) User Experience
2 14 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.73%) Algorithms
4 9 (7.96%) Robotics
5 6 (5.31%) Market Risk
6 4 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.65%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.77%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.77%) FMCG
8 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.77%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.77%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.88%) Handset
9 1 (0.88%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.50%) Windows
2 6 (5.31%) Linux
2 6 (5.31%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (2.65%) VMS
4 2 (1.77%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (11.50%) Business Analysis
3 13 (11.50%) Mathematics
3 13 (11.50%) Validation
4 12 (10.62%) Business Case
4 12 (10.62%) Data Analysis
5 11 (9.73%) Physics
5 11 (9.73%) Systems Engineering
5 11 (9.73%) Translating Business Requirements
6 10 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.85%) MVC
6 10 (8.85%) TDD
7 9 (7.96%) BDD
7 9 (7.96%) Computer Vision
7 9 (7.96%) Software Delivery
8 8 (7.08%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (7.08%) Decision-Making
8 8 (7.08%) DevOps
8 8 (7.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.47%) SQL
2 19 (16.81%) Java
3 15 (13.27%) C#
4 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.50%) Python
6 12 (10.62%) MATLAB
7 8 (7.08%) C++
8 7 (6.19%) Fortran
9 6 (5.31%) C
9 6 (5.31%) PHP
9 6 (5.31%) TypeScript
10 5 (4.42%) Ada
11 3 (2.65%) Java 8
12 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.88%) Go
13 1 (0.88%) OpenEdge ABL
13 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.88%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (22.12%) Degree
2 19 (16.81%) SC Cleared
2 19 (16.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.54%) PhD
5 2 (1.77%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.77%) CISSP
5 2 (1.77%) GCIA
5 2 (1.77%) GCIH
5 2 (1.77%) GSEC
5 2 (1.77%) HNC
5 2 (1.77%) HND
5 2 (1.77%) SANS
5 2 (1.77%) SSCP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 20022
2 1 (0.88%) NIST
2 1 (0.88%) NIST 800
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.77%) XenApp
5 1 (0.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) BladeLogic
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (2.65%) Nagios
1 3 (2.65%) SCOM
2 2 (1.77%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.77%) Terraform
3 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
3 1 (0.88%) Suricata
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle
3 6 (5.31%) VMware
4 5 (4.42%) EMC
4 5 (4.42%) MathWorks
4 5 (4.42%) Splunk
5 4 (3.54%) Veeam
6 3 (2.65%) 3PAR
6 3 (2.65%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.65%) BMC
6 3 (2.65%) Citrix
6 3 (2.65%) Dell
6 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.77%) Apple
7 2 (1.77%) Google
7 2 (1.77%) IBM
7 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) iManage
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec
8 1 (0.88%) Xamarin