Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 222 253
Rank change year-on-year +42 +31 +20
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 2,839 2,706 2,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.89% 1.55% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.69% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,103 2,184 1,942
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,825 £33,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £86,250
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 138,154 159,988 159,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.75% 91.83% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108,975 129,839 131,487
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +45 2,646 £52,500 -3.67% 499
London +11 1,404 £60,000 - 250
UK excluding London +51 1,356 £45,000 - 289
South East +38 378 £50,000 +11.11% 60
South West +72 259 £45,000 +2.56% 31
Midlands +101 232 £40,000 - 35
North of England +7 220 £42,500 -5.56% 86
North West +18 135 £45,000 +6.51% 47
East of England -20 133 £45,139 -17.93% 37
West Midlands +70 129 £32,500 -20.73% 23
Scotland +21 108 £45,500 +7.06% 32
East Midlands +74 103 £42,500 +30.77% 12
Yorkshire +9 70 £42,886 -4.70% 34
Wales +17 16 £41,250 +21.32% 3
Northern Ireland -4 16 £32,500 +12.07% 5
North East +25 15 £32,000 -34.36% 5

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 1,552 (54.67%) Data Visualisation
2 1,530 (53.89%) SQL
3 1,424 (50.16%) Analytics
4 1,354 (47.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1,148 (40.44%) Tableau
6 1,009 (35.54%) Python
7 892 (31.42%) Power BI
8 745 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
9 727 (25.61%) Data Science
10 720 (25.36%) Analytical Skills
11 702 (24.73%) Data Warehouse
12 675 (23.78%) SQL Server
13 673 (23.71%) Finance
14 635 (22.37%) Degree
15 585 (20.61%) Machine Learning
16 574 (20.22%) Big Data
17 556 (19.58%) R
18 555 (19.55%) ETL
19 550 (19.37%) Microsoft
20 546 (19.23%) Data Analytics
21 519 (18.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 514 (18.10%) Data Analysis
23 493 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 474 (16.70%) Problem-Solving
25 443 (15.60%) Java
26 440 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
27 435 (15.32%) Data Modelling
28 432 (15.22%) Mathematics
29 424 (14.93%) QlikView
30 370 (13.03%) Software Engineering

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
1 326 (11.48%) Apache Spark
2 289 (10.18%) SAS
3 101 (3.56%) Apache
4 80 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
5 63 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 28 (0.99%) Confluence
7 19 (0.67%) GlassFish
7 19 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 17 (0.60%) Apache Pig
9 16 (0.56%) Jupyter
10 15 (0.53%) CMS
10 15 (0.53%) Marvel
11 12 (0.42%) Apache Solr
12 11 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
12 11 (0.39%) Drupal
12 11 (0.39%) IIS
13 10 (0.35%) WordPress
14 9 (0.32%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.32%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 329 (11.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 77 (2.71%) SPSS
3 63 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 40 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 39 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 35 (1.23%) InVision
7 34 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 31 (1.09%) Photoshop
9 24 (0.85%) Adobe After Effects
10 16 (0.56%) MS Visio
11 11 (0.39%) Flinto
12 10 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
12 10 (0.35%) Stata
13 6 (0.21%) InDesign
13 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
14 4 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
15 3 (0.11%) UXPin
16 2 (0.070%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.070%) Chatbot
16 2 (0.070%) Weka
Business Applications
1 19 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (0.56%) Magento
2 16 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 10 (0.35%) Movex
4 9 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (0.25%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.14%) Actimize
8 4 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.14%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.11%) Elite 3E
9 3 (0.11%) Infor SunSystems
9 3 (0.11%) Raiser's Edge
10 2 (0.070%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.035%) Cognos Planning
11 1 (0.035%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 440 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 284 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 78 (2.75%) Google Analytics
5 68 (2.40%) Azure Data Factory
5 68 (2.40%) PaaS
6 39 (1.37%) Office 365
7 35 (1.23%) GitHub
8 34 (1.20%) SaaS
9 33 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (0.99%) Serverless
11 25 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
12 23 (0.81%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.74%) Data Lake Analytics
14 19 (0.67%) IaaS
15 18 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
16 16 (0.56%) Azure Machine Learning
16 16 (0.56%) npm
17 14 (0.49%) Google Tag Manager
18 13 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.15%) Internet
2 29 (1.02%) HTTP
3 16 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.46%) Firewall
5 12 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 11 (0.39%) DNS
7 9 (0.32%) DHCP
7 9 (0.32%) Sourcefire
7 9 (0.32%) SSL
7 9 (0.32%) Wireless
8 8 (0.28%) Intranet
9 7 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.25%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.21%) PPP
11 5 (0.18%) iBeacon
11 5 (0.18%) Network Security
11 5 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.14%) Asterisk PBX
12 4 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.14%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 892 (31.42%) Power BI
2 702 (24.73%) Data Warehouse
3 675 (23.78%) SQL Server
4 574 (20.22%) Big Data
5 519 (18.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 493 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 424 (14.93%) QlikView
8 368 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 366 (12.89%) Hadoop
10 205 (7.22%) Data Mining
11 190 (6.69%) Relational Database
12 189 (6.66%) Apache Hive
13 166 (5.85%) NoSQL
14 127 (4.47%) Data Lake
15 113 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
16 108 (3.80%) Spotfire
17 95 (3.35%) MySQL
18 93 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
19 84 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
20 81 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 216 (7.61%) Git (software)
2 98 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 70 (2.47%) Visual Studio
4 67 (2.36%) JIRA
5 52 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 43 (1.51%) Subversion
7 33 (1.16%) webpack
8 30 (1.06%) Maven
9 29 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 28 (0.99%) ERwin
11 27 (0.95%) Gradle
12 24 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
13 23 (0.81%) Axure RP
14 22 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 21 (0.74%) Ant
16 20 (0.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 18 (0.63%) ER Studio
17 18 (0.63%) gulp
17 18 (0.63%) Selenium
17 18 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 673 (23.71%) Finance
2 274 (9.65%) Retail
3 211 (7.43%) Telecoms
4 203 (7.15%) Marketing
5 141 (4.97%) Banking
6 81 (2.85%) Manufacturing
7 57 (2.01%) Investment Banking
8 55 (1.94%) Automotive
9 53 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 41 (1.44%) Electronics
11 39 (1.37%) Games
12 37 (1.30%) Advertising
13 24 (0.85%) Legal
13 24 (0.85%) Publishing
14 23 (0.81%) Back Office
14 23 (0.81%) Military
15 20 (0.70%) Aerospace
15 20 (0.70%) Law
16 14 (0.49%) Digital Economy
17 12 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 811 (28.57%) Developer
2 581 (20.46%) Analyst
3 326 (11.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 326 (11.48%) Data Scientist
4 300 (10.57%) Data Analyst
5 204 (7.19%) Consultant
6 200 (7.04%) Architect
7 174 (6.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 163 (5.74%) Data Engineer
9 143 (5.04%) Data Architect
9 143 (5.04%) SQL Developer
10 141 (4.97%) Senior Developer
11 113 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
12 111 (3.91%) Software Engineer
13 101 (3.56%) Data Manager
14 97 (3.42%) Designer
15 96 (3.38%) Software Developer
16 79 (2.78%) SQL BI Developer
17 78 (2.75%) Senior Data Scientist
18 77 (2.71%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (8.98%) HTML
2 236 (8.31%) CSS
3 140 (4.93%) D3.js
4 113 (3.98%) AngularJS
5 112 (3.95%) Kafka
6 109 (3.84%) .NET
7 103 (3.63%) Natural Language Processing
8 101 (3.56%) JSON
9 95 (3.35%) MDX
10 94 (3.31%) HTML5
11 88 (3.10%) XML
12 83 (2.92%) React
13 81 (2.85%) scikit-learn
14 80 (2.82%) Web Services
15 70 (2.47%) CSS3
16 68 (2.40%) REST
17 61 (2.15%) TensorFlow
18 60 (2.11%) Node.js
19 53 (1.87%) Pandas
20 49 (1.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 720 (25.36%) Analytical Skills
2 313 (11.03%) Algorithms
3 177 (6.23%) User Experience
4 146 (5.14%) Data Structures
5 92 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 87 (3.06%) Fintech
7 74 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 68 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
9 63 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
10 61 (2.15%) Internet of Things
11 53 (1.87%) Social Media
12 49 (1.73%) Social Network
13 35 (1.23%) Virtual Team
14 32 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
15 27 (0.95%) Graphic Design
16 25 (0.88%) Life Science
17 24 (0.85%) Animation
18 22 (0.77%) Blog
19 21 (0.74%) Clustering
19 21 (0.74%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 175 (6.16%) Linux
2 99 (3.49%) Windows
3 58 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 57 (2.01%) Android
5 49 (1.73%) Unix
6 26 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.60%) CentOS
7 17 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.32%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.25%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.035%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,552 (54.67%) Data Visualisation
2 1,424 (50.16%) Analytics
3 1,354 (47.69%) Business Intelligence
4 745 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
5 727 (25.61%) Data Science
6 585 (20.61%) Machine Learning
7 555 (19.55%) ETL
8 546 (19.23%) Data Analytics
9 514 (18.10%) Data Analysis
10 474 (16.70%) Problem-Solving
11 435 (15.32%) Data Modelling
12 432 (15.22%) Mathematics
13 370 (13.03%) Software Engineering
14 360 (12.68%) Artificial Intelligence
15 308 (10.85%) Decision-Making
16 297 (10.46%) Statistics
17 265 (9.33%) Computer Science
18 255 (8.98%) Data Management
19 222 (7.82%) Project Management
20 219 (7.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,530 (53.89%) SQL
2 1,009 (35.54%) Python
3 556 (19.58%) R
4 443 (15.60%) Java
5 339 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 306 (10.78%) T-SQL
7 250 (8.81%) C#
8 209 (7.36%) C++
9 190 (6.69%) C
10 184 (6.48%) Scala
11 105 (3.70%) VBA
12 97 (3.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 84 (2.96%) MATLAB
14 66 (2.32%) PowerShell
15 61 (2.15%) PHP
16 51 (1.80%) Ruby
17 45 (1.59%) Bash Shell
18 39 (1.37%) Go
19 36 (1.27%) TypeScript
20 33 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 635 (22.37%) Degree
2 109 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 105 (3.70%) PhD
4 86 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 58 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 50 (1.76%) DV Cleared
7 40 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
8 39 (1.37%) Master's Degree
9 18 (0.63%) PMI Certification
10 17 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.42%) Postgraduate
12 9 (0.32%) CISA
12 9 (0.32%) MCDBA
13 7 (0.25%) CISM
13 7 (0.25%) CISSP
14 6 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
15 5 (0.18%) ACCA
15 5 (0.18%) CCAB
15 5 (0.18%) CCNP
15 5 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (9.44%) Data Quality
2 75 (2.64%) QA
3 71 (2.50%) GDPR
4 24 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.56%) IFRS
5 16 (0.56%) Solvency II
6 14 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (0.35%) IFRS 9
8 8 (0.28%) FATCA
8 8 (0.28%) SLA
9 6 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
10 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.070%) MiFID
13 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 116 (4.09%) Docker
2 22 (0.77%) HDFS
3 15 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.35%) VirtualBox
5 9 (0.32%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.21%) vSphere
7 5 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.18%) Varnish
8 4 (0.14%) KVM
9 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.035%) vCloud
11 1 (0.035%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 48 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
2 47 (1.66%) Terraform
3 40 (1.41%) Kubernetes
4 38 (1.34%) Puppet
5 37 (1.30%) Oozie
6 35 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (1.09%) Ansible
8 26 (0.92%) Kibana
9 11 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
10 9 (0.32%) Nessus
10 9 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 8 (0.28%) SQL Sentry
12 6 (0.21%) Consul
12 6 (0.21%) Salt
13 5 (0.18%) Control-M
14 4 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
14 4 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
14 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 4 (0.14%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1,148 (40.44%) Tableau
2 550 (19.37%) Microsoft
3 218 (7.68%) Oracle
4 190 (6.69%) SAP
5 180 (6.34%) Google
6 107 (3.77%) Adobe
6 107 (3.77%) Alteryx
7 94 (3.31%) Cognos
8 38 (1.34%) MicroStrategy
9 36 (1.27%) Informatica
10 33 (1.16%) IBM
11 32 (1.13%) Teradata
12 30 (1.06%) Red Hat
13 29 (1.02%) Hortonworks
14 25 (0.88%) Cloudera
14 25 (0.88%) Databricks
15 24 (0.85%) Cisco
16 19 (0.67%) IDERA
16 19 (0.67%) WorldPay
17 16 (0.56%) Talend