Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Trend Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Trend Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Trend Analysis
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 898 823 869
Rank change year-on-year -75 +46 -19
Permanent jobs citing Trend Analysis 291 427 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 231 271 343
UK median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,305
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,608 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.98% - +4.58%

Trend 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 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Trend Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Trend Analysis in the UK

Trend Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Trend Analysis in the UK

Trend Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Trend Analysis over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Trend Analysis in the UK

Trend Analysis
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trend Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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 -69 278 £45,000 - 26
UK excluding London -61 170 £35,608 -10.98% 22
London -21 115 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Midlands -17 40 £28,000 -25.33% 3
East of England +12 37 £37,000 -7.50%
North of England +12 33 £28,228 +0.81% 4
West Midlands -14 33 £28,000 -37.78% 3
South East -29 32 £55,000 -8.33% 11
South West +13 17 £27,000 -10.00% 2
North West -16 16 £30,000 +3.45% 1
Scotland -24 11 £27,000 -10.00% 2
North East - 10 £28,000 - 2
Yorkshire +22 7 £28,228 +25.46% 1
East Midlands +20 7 £23,000 -34.29%
Wales +22 6 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Trend 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 Trend Analysis.

1 150 (51.55%) ITIL
2 89 (30.58%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (26.46%) Problem Management
4 76 (26.12%) Incident Management
4 76 (26.12%) SQL
5 74 (25.43%) Finance
6 70 (24.05%) Microsoft
7 66 (22.68%) Service Management
8 55 (18.90%) Service Delivery
9 51 (17.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 49 (16.84%) Microsoft Excel
11 46 (15.81%) ITIL V3
12 45 (15.46%) SLA
13 44 (15.12%) Change Management
14 42 (14.43%) ITSM
14 42 (14.43%) Windows
15 40 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
15 40 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
16 36 (12.37%) Degree
17 34 (11.68%) SQL Server
18 33 (11.34%) Management Information System
19 31 (10.65%) Active Directory
20 30 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (9.62%) Project Management
21 28 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
22 27 (9.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
23 26 (8.93%) Office 365
24 25 (8.59%) Sun
24 25 (8.59%) SharePoint
25 24 (8.25%) Analytics

Trend 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 25 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.44%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.41%) Confluence
3 7 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.72%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.37%) JBoss
5 4 (1.37%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.37%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.03%) CMS
6 3 (1.03%) IIS
6 3 (1.03%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.03%) SAS
7 2 (0.69%) Apache
7 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.34%) GemFire
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 49 (16.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (5.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.09%) RiskWrite
2 7 (2.41%) assyst
3 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.03%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.34%) Actimize
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.93%) Office 365
2 16 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.47%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.75%) Google Tag Manager
5 6 (2.06%) IaaS
5 6 (2.06%) OneDrive
5 6 (2.06%) SaaS
6 5 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (1.37%) AdWords
7 4 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.37%) PaaS
8 3 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.03%) Datadog
9 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.15%) Firewall
2 10 (3.44%) LAN
2 10 (3.44%) WAN
3 7 (2.41%) SAN
4 6 (2.06%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (1.72%) DNS
5 5 (1.72%) Internet
5 5 (1.72%) Intranet
5 5 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (1.72%) WLAN
6 4 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.37%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (1.37%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (1.37%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.37%) NAS
6 4 (1.37%) Wireless
7 3 (1.03%) Skype
7 3 (1.03%) SMS
7 3 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.47%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.06%) Big Data
4 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.06%) Power BI
5 5 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.72%) DTS
5 5 (1.72%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.37%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.03%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.69%) MySQL
8 2 (0.69%) OLAP
8 2 (0.69%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.69%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (5.15%) JIRA
2 13 (4.47%) Eclipse
3 9 (3.09%) VersionOne
4 4 (1.37%) IntelliJ
4 4 (1.37%) Subversion
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.69%) Toad
6 1 (0.34%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.34%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 74 (25.43%) Finance
2 16 (5.50%) Retail
3 11 (3.78%) Back Office
4 9 (3.09%) Publishing
4 9 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.75%) Banking
6 6 (2.06%) Law
6 6 (2.06%) Legal
7 4 (1.37%) Advertising
7 4 (1.37%) Front Office
7 4 (1.37%) Marketing
8 3 (1.03%) Billing
8 3 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 99 (34.02%) Analyst
2 32 (11.00%) Service Analyst
3 23 (7.90%) Consultant
3 23 (7.90%) Service Manager
4 21 (7.22%) Applications Support
5 20 (6.87%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 20 (6.87%) Problem Manager
6 18 (6.19%) Support Engineer
7 16 (5.50%) Incident Manager
8 14 (4.81%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (4.81%) Services Delivery Manager
9 13 (4.47%) IT Manager
10 12 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (4.12%) Services Delivery Analyst
11 10 (3.44%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.44%) Security Analyst
12 9 (3.09%) DBA
12 9 (3.09%) Technical Support
12 9 (3.09%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.72%) HTML
1 5 (1.72%) Middleware
2 4 (1.37%) Hibernate
2 4 (1.37%) Java EE
2 4 (1.37%) RESTful
2 4 (1.37%) SOAP
2 4 (1.37%) XML
2 4 (1.37%) XML Messaging
3 3 (1.03%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (0.69%) .NET
4 2 (0.69%) JDBC
4 2 (0.69%) ODBC
5 1 (0.34%) Kafka
5 1 (0.34%) Matplotlib
5 1 (0.34%) NumPy
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.34%) Pandas
5 1 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.34%) REST
5 1 (0.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 89 (30.58%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (11.34%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.81%) User Experience
4 11 (3.78%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.44%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.44%) Social Media
6 9 (3.09%) CMDB
6 9 (3.09%) iSeries
7 8 (2.75%) Clustering
8 4 (1.37%) Cybercrime
8 4 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.03%) FMCG
9 3 (1.03%) Social Network
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.69%) EPoS
10 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.69%) Replication
10 2 (0.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.43%) Windows
2 16 (5.50%) Linux
3 15 (5.15%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.72%) Unix
5 5 (1.72%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.37%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) AIX
8 1 (0.34%) Android
8 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (51.55%) ITIL
2 77 (26.46%) Problem Management
3 76 (26.12%) Incident Management
4 66 (22.68%) Service Management
5 55 (18.90%) Service Delivery
6 51 (17.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 46 (15.81%) ITIL V3
8 44 (15.12%) Change Management
9 42 (14.43%) ITSM
10 40 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (9.62%) Project Management
13 24 (8.25%) Analytics
13 24 (8.25%) Proactive Monitoring
14 23 (7.90%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (7.22%) Mentoring
15 21 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (6.53%) Data Analysis
17 18 (6.19%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (26.12%) SQL
2 13 (4.47%) Java
3 11 (3.78%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.41%) PL/SQL
4 7 (2.41%) Python
5 6 (2.06%) VB
6 5 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.72%) VBA
7 4 (1.37%) C#
7 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.03%) R
9 2 (0.69%) C
9 2 (0.69%) Perl
9 2 (0.69%) Scala
9 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (12.37%) Degree
2 27 (9.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 22 (7.56%) Security Cleared
4 21 (7.22%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.81%) DV Cleared
7 11 (3.78%) CCNA
7 11 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (3.44%) CISSP
9 9 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (2.75%) MCITP
10 8 (2.75%) MCSE
11 7 (2.41%) CEH
11 7 (2.41%) GCIH
11 7 (2.41%) GSEC
12 5 (1.72%) CCNP
12 5 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (1.72%) HNC
12 5 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (1.37%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.46%) SLA
2 10 (3.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.06%) PMO
4 5 (1.72%) QA
5 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.69%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (10.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.41%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.03%) Cronacle
5 2 (0.69%) HDFS
5 2 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.69%) XenApp
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (5.15%) SCCM
2 9 (3.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (1.03%) SCOM
5 2 (0.69%) Control-M
5 2 (0.69%) WSUS
6 1 (0.34%) DameWare
6 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.34%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 70 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.59%) Sun
3 16 (5.50%) Cisco
3 16 (5.50%) VMware
4 15 (5.15%) Citrix
4 15 (5.15%) Google
4 15 (5.15%) Oracle
5 12 (4.12%) SAP
6 9 (3.09%) Remedy
7 8 (2.75%) Splunk
8 7 (2.41%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.41%) Sybase
9 5 (1.72%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.72%) Forcepoint
9 5 (1.72%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.37%) Avaya
10 4 (1.37%) Facebook
10 4 (1.37%) Juniper
10 4 (1.37%) Nortel
10 4 (1.37%) Tandberg