Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visualisation over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 234 264
Rank change year-on-year +43 +30 +48
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 3,006 2,698 2,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.83% 1.55% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.70% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,272 2,139 1,967
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Visualisation 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 149,810 159,174 173,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.02% 91.57% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 119,232 125,620 144,140
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 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 +37 2,800 £52,500 - 439
London +13 1,490 £60,000 - 228
UK excluding London +63 1,442 £45,000 - 236
South East +73 436 £50,000 +11.11% 53
North of England +58 324 £45,000 - 50
South West +64 206 £45,000 - 34
North West +52 189 £45,000 - 24
East of England +31 180 £42,500 -5.56% 40
Midlands -6 144 £47,500 +18.75% 34
Scotland +24 122 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Yorkshire +8 106 £42,500 -5.56% 16
East Midlands -7 73 £50,000 +25.00% 15
West Midlands -2 71 £42,500 +6.92% 19
Wales +19 31 £40,000 - 4
North East +8 29 £42,000 -26.96% 10
Northern Ireland +1 2 £35,000 -38.60% 3

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Visualisation 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 Visualisation.

1 1,497 (49.80%) SQL
2 1,493 (49.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1,360 (45.24%) Business Intelligence
4 1,280 (42.58%) Analytics
5 1,043 (34.70%) Tableau
6 914 (30.41%) Python
7 850 (28.28%) Power BI
8 825 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
9 746 (24.82%) Finance
10 718 (23.89%) Analytical Skills
11 710 (23.62%) SQL Server
12 701 (23.32%) Degree
13 647 (21.52%) Big Data
14 601 (19.99%) Data Warehouse
15 595 (19.79%) Data Science
16 562 (18.70%) ETL
17 556 (18.50%) Microsoft
18 554 (18.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 535 (17.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 507 (16.87%) Machine Learning
21 481 (16.00%) JavaScript
22 465 (15.47%) Data Modelling
23 463 (15.40%) Java
24 458 (15.24%) Data Analysis
24 458 (15.24%) R
25 431 (14.34%) Data Analytics
26 392 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 377 (12.54%) Hadoop
28 367 (12.21%) T-SQL
29 366 (12.18%) Problem-Solving

Visualisation
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
1 310 (10.31%) Apache Spark
2 197 (6.55%) SAS
3 110 (3.66%) Apache
4 78 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
5 52 (1.73%) SharePoint
6 26 (0.86%) CMS
7 23 (0.77%) WordPress
8 22 (0.73%) Apache Pig
9 21 (0.70%) Confluence
10 20 (0.67%) IIS
11 18 (0.60%) Marvel
11 18 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 17 (0.57%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.47%) EPiServer
13 14 (0.47%) GlassFish
14 12 (0.40%) Apache Solr
15 11 (0.37%) Umbraco
16 8 (0.27%) Alfresco
16 8 (0.27%) ArcGIS
17 7 (0.23%) nginx
Applications
1 333 (11.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 66 (2.20%) SPSS
3 51 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
4 49 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 42 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 31 (1.03%) InVision
7 25 (0.83%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.57%) Photoshop
9 14 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.33%) Stata
11 9 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
12 7 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.13%) Flinto
14 4 (0.13%) Mathematica
15 3 (0.100%) CPLEX
16 2 (0.067%) InDesign
16 2 (0.067%) InfoPath
16 2 (0.067%) Maya
16 2 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 28 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 22 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
3 16 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
4 12 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 10 (0.33%) Abakus
6 10 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 7 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.13%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
9 3 (0.100%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.100%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.067%) Actimize
10 2 (0.067%) Maximo
10 2 (0.067%) Misys Midas
10 2 (0.067%) Movex
10 2 (0.067%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 359 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 295 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (3.33%) Google Analytics
4 53 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 48 (1.60%) Azure Data Factory
5 48 (1.60%) GitHub
6 47 (1.56%) PaaS
6 47 (1.56%) SaaS
7 46 (1.53%) Office 365
8 43 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
9 34 (1.13%) IaaS
10 27 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
11 24 (0.80%) npm
11 24 (0.80%) Serverless
12 23 (0.77%) Amazon S3
13 20 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
14 19 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
15 16 (0.53%) Data Lake Analytics
16 15 (0.50%) Amazon SageMaker
16 15 (0.50%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.30%) HTTP
2 27 (0.90%) HTTPS
3 24 (0.80%) SSL
4 17 (0.57%) Firewall
5 11 (0.37%) Internet
5 11 (0.37%) SMS
5 11 (0.37%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.33%) Wireless
7 9 (0.30%) iBeacon
8 8 (0.27%) WAN
9 7 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.23%) LAN
10 6 (0.20%) DNS
10 6 (0.20%) Symposium
11 4 (0.13%) Network Security
12 3 (0.100%) CTI
13 2 (0.067%) Intranet
13 2 (0.067%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.067%) SAN
13 2 (0.067%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 850 (28.28%) Power BI
2 710 (23.62%) SQL Server
3 647 (21.52%) Big Data
4 601 (19.99%) Data Warehouse
5 554 (18.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 535 (17.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 392 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 377 (12.54%) Hadoop
9 340 (11.31%) QlikView
10 192 (6.39%) NoSQL
11 173 (5.76%) Apache Hive
12 165 (5.49%) Relational Database
13 161 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
14 150 (4.99%) Data Mining
15 118 (3.93%) Data Lake
16 113 (3.76%) MySQL
17 103 (3.43%) Spotfire
18 87 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
19 78 (2.59%) MongoDB
20 72 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 260 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 97 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 95 (3.16%) Visual Studio
4 89 (2.96%) JIRA
5 85 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 55 (1.83%) webpack
7 48 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 47 (1.56%) gulp
9 44 (1.46%) Subversion
10 39 (1.30%) Grunt
11 34 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
12 33 (1.10%) Selenium
13 30 (1.00%) TeamCity
14 28 (0.93%) NetBeans
15 23 (0.77%) Vagrant
16 20 (0.67%) Cucumber
16 20 (0.67%) ERwin
16 20 (0.67%) Maven
17 19 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 18 (0.60%) Jasmine
General
1 746 (24.82%) Finance
2 227 (7.55%) Marketing
3 188 (6.25%) Retail
4 159 (5.29%) Banking
5 88 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 81 (2.69%) Investment Banking
7 79 (2.63%) Advertising
8 68 (2.26%) Financial Institution
9 67 (2.23%) Manufacturing
10 62 (2.06%) Games
11 51 (1.70%) Electronics
12 44 (1.46%) Front Office
13 42 (1.40%) Military
14 38 (1.26%) Law
15 32 (1.06%) Back Office
16 20 (0.67%) Automotive
16 20 (0.67%) Legal
17 18 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.53%) Publishing
19 14 (0.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 946 (31.47%) Developer
2 566 (18.83%) Analyst
3 332 (11.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 294 (9.78%) Data Scientist
5 252 (8.38%) Data Analyst
6 209 (6.95%) Consultant
7 182 (6.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 179 (5.95%) Architect
8 179 (5.95%) SQL Developer
9 166 (5.52%) Data Engineer
10 152 (5.06%) Software Engineer
11 120 (3.99%) Senior Developer
12 109 (3.63%) SSIS Developer
13 105 (3.49%) Data Architect
14 104 (3.46%) Senior Analyst
15 101 (3.36%) Business Developer
16 99 (3.29%) Software Developer
17 98 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 98 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
18 88 (2.93%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (10.08%) HTML
2 236 (7.85%) CSS
3 181 (6.02%) .NET
4 175 (5.82%) AngularJS
5 154 (5.12%) React
6 146 (4.86%) D3.js
7 137 (4.56%) Natural Language Processing
8 132 (4.39%) HTML5
9 130 (4.32%) Node.js
10 103 (3.43%) Kafka
10 103 (3.43%) XML
11 92 (3.06%) RESTful
12 90 (2.99%) Web Services
13 86 (2.86%) jQuery
14 81 (2.69%) Pandas
15 67 (2.23%) TensorFlow
16 64 (2.13%) NumPy
17 62 (2.06%) MDX
17 62 (2.06%) Sass
17 62 (2.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 718 (23.89%) Analytical Skills
2 334 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 263 (8.75%) Algorithms
4 220 (7.32%) User Experience
5 107 (3.56%) Data Structures
6 102 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 83 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
8 82 (2.73%) Fintech
9 78 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
10 57 (1.90%) Mobile App
11 46 (1.53%) Graphic Design
12 43 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
13 36 (1.20%) Hedge funds
13 36 (1.20%) Social Media
14 33 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
15 32 (1.06%) Life Science
16 30 (1.00%) Robotics
16 30 (1.00%) Social Network
16 30 (1.00%) Virtual Team
17 29 (0.96%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 203 (6.75%) Linux
2 163 (5.42%) Windows
3 60 (2.00%) Unix
4 56 (1.86%) Android
5 41 (1.36%) Apple iOS
6 23 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.57%) CentOS
7 17 (0.57%) Mac OS X
7 17 (0.57%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.53%) Windows Phone
9 13 (0.43%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.100%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.067%) VMS
12 2 (0.067%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.067%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.033%) AIX
13 1 (0.033%) Debian
13 1 (0.033%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,493 (49.67%) Data Visualisation
2 1,360 (45.24%) Business Intelligence
3 1,280 (42.58%) Analytics
4 825 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
5 595 (19.79%) Data Science
6 562 (18.70%) ETL
7 507 (16.87%) Machine Learning
8 465 (15.47%) Data Modelling
9 458 (15.24%) Data Analysis
10 431 (14.34%) Data Analytics
11 366 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
12 334 (11.11%) Software Engineering
13 329 (10.94%) Mathematics
14 271 (9.02%) Decision-Making
15 256 (8.52%) Data Management
16 254 (8.45%) Scrum
17 251 (8.35%) Statistics
18 248 (8.25%) Mentoring
19 210 (6.99%) TDD
20 192 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,497 (49.80%) SQL
2 914 (30.41%) Python
3 481 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 463 (15.40%) Java
5 458 (15.24%) R
6 367 (12.21%) T-SQL
7 297 (9.88%) C#
8 234 (7.78%) C++
9 165 (5.49%) Scala
10 160 (5.32%) C
11 111 (3.69%) VBA
12 96 (3.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 70 (2.33%) PHP
14 55 (1.83%) Ruby
15 51 (1.70%) MATLAB
16 50 (1.66%) PowerShell
17 46 (1.53%) PL/SQL
18 36 (1.20%) TypeScript
19 34 (1.13%) VB
20 31 (1.03%) ES6
Qualifications
1 701 (23.32%) Degree
2 129 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 105 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 91 (3.03%) PhD
5 87 (2.89%) Numerate Degree
6 73 (2.43%) DV Cleared
7 53 (1.76%) SC Cleared
8 48 (1.60%) Master's Degree
9 17 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.27%) CISSP
11 7 (0.23%) CFA
11 7 (0.23%) CIMA
11 7 (0.23%) CISM
11 7 (0.23%) ISEB
12 6 (0.20%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
13 5 (0.17%) MCSA
14 4 (0.13%) CCNP
14 4 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (6.32%) Data Quality
2 95 (3.16%) QA
3 54 (1.80%) GDPR
4 19 (0.63%) Solvency II
5 17 (0.57%) Actionable Recommendations
6 15 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 15 (0.50%) IFRS
6 15 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.30%) FATCA
7 9 (0.30%) IFRS 9
8 4 (0.13%) MiFID
8 4 (0.13%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.13%) SLA
9 3 (0.100%) PMO
9 3 (0.100%) WCAG
10 1 (0.033%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.033%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.033%) Section 508
System Software
1 127 (4.22%) Docker
2 59 (1.96%) HDFS
3 28 (0.93%) Apache Flume
4 17 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.47%) VirtualBox
6 12 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.17%) KVM
10 4 (0.13%) vSphere
11 3 (0.100%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.033%) Active Directory
12 1 (0.033%) Firmware
12 1 (0.033%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 45 (1.50%) Ansible
2 43 (1.43%) Kubernetes
3 41 (1.36%) Terraform
4 37 (1.23%) Kibana
5 36 (1.20%) Puppet
6 34 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 25 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (0.57%) Grafana
9 14 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (0.43%) Oozie
11 12 (0.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 9 (0.30%) Nagios
12 9 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.20%) Ambari
13 6 (0.20%) Prometheus
14 5 (0.17%) Rancher
15 4 (0.13%) EnCase
15 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
15 4 (0.13%) Salt
16 3 (0.100%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1,043 (34.70%) Tableau
2 556 (18.50%) Microsoft
3 233 (7.75%) Oracle
4 174 (5.79%) Google
5 170 (5.66%) SAP
6 121 (4.03%) Cognos
7 115 (3.83%) Adobe
8 101 (3.36%) Alteryx
9 70 (2.33%) Talend
10 53 (1.76%) Informatica
11 52 (1.73%) Cloudera
12 48 (1.60%) MicroStrategy
13 47 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
14 38 (1.26%) Hortonworks
15 35 (1.16%) Atlassian
16 31 (1.03%) IBM
17 25 (0.83%) Cisco
18 24 (0.80%) Teradata
19 22 (0.73%) Red Hat
20 20 (0.67%) Splunk