Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 237 263
Rank change year-on-year +32 +26 +57
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 2,882 2,702 2,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.70% 1.53% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.67% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,222 2,154 2,196
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -2.78% +8.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -

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 154,531 162,100 180,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.12% 91.52% 90.79%
Number of salaries quoted 123,046 129,010 150,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +35 2,694 £51,000 -2.86% 414
London -4 1,423 £60,000 - 209
UK excluding London +63 1,395 £45,000 +3.45% 230
South East +42 405 £50,000 +11.11% 48
North of England +86 335 £45,000 - 53
North West +89 211 £45,000 - 33
East of England +67 204 £42,500 -2.30% 29
South West +58 170 £44,750 -0.56% 45
Midlands +2 142 £50,000 +25.00% 30
Scotland +33 117 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Yorkshire +26 99 £42,500 -5.56% 17
East Midlands -15 72 £50,000 +25.00% 10
West Midlands +33 69 £47,500 +18.75% 20
North East -5 25 £43,875 -20.23% 3
Wales +13 20 £40,000 - 5
Northern Ireland -6 4 £27,500 -51.75% 4

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 1,422 (49.34%) Data Visualisation
2 1,398 (48.51%) SQL
3 1,257 (43.62%) Business Intelligence
4 1,217 (42.23%) Analytics
5 916 (31.78%) Tableau
6 823 (28.56%) Python
7 763 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 725 (25.16%) Power BI
9 687 (23.84%) SQL Server
10 665 (23.07%) Analytical Skills
11 650 (22.55%) Degree
12 646 (22.41%) Big Data
13 628 (21.79%) Finance
14 559 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
15 542 (18.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 540 (18.74%) ETL
17 533 (18.49%) Microsoft
17 533 (18.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 528 (18.32%) Data Science
19 483 (16.76%) Machine Learning
20 456 (15.82%) Java
21 420 (14.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 419 (14.54%) Data Analytics
23 417 (14.47%) JavaScript
24 412 (14.30%) Data Analysis
25 405 (14.05%) Data Modelling
26 397 (13.78%) R
26 397 (13.78%) Hadoop
27 385 (13.36%) T-SQL
28 364 (12.63%) Computer Science

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
1 290 (10.06%) Apache Spark
2 171 (5.93%) SAS
3 94 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
4 79 (2.74%) Apache
5 43 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 33 (1.15%) Apache Pig
7 32 (1.11%) Apache Solr
8 23 (0.80%) CMS
9 21 (0.73%) Confluence
10 14 (0.49%) Tomcat
10 14 (0.49%) WordPress
11 12 (0.42%) IIS
12 10 (0.35%) Documentum
12 10 (0.35%) EPiServer
12 10 (0.35%) FileNet
12 10 (0.35%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.28%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.24%) Marvel
14 7 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 342 (11.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (1.91%) SPSS
3 51 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
4 45 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 31 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 21 (0.73%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.56%) InVision
9 11 (0.38%) Stata
10 10 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
10 10 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.24%) InDesign
12 6 (0.21%) Mathematica
13 4 (0.14%) Maya
14 3 (0.10%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.10%) CPLEX
15 2 (0.069%) Revit
15 2 (0.069%) Weka
Business Applications
1 28 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 19 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
5 11 (0.38%) Abakus
5 11 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 8 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.17%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.14%) Actimize
9 3 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.10%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.069%) Misys Midas
10 2 (0.069%) Oracle AML
10 2 (0.069%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.035%) Aareon QL
11 1 (0.035%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.035%) Elite 3E
11 1 (0.035%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.035%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 311 (10.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 272 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (2.85%) Google Analytics
4 58 (2.01%) Azure Data Factory
5 48 (1.67%) GitHub
6 47 (1.63%) Adobe Analytics
7 42 (1.46%) SaaS
8 41 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 34 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
10 32 (1.11%) Amazon EMR
11 30 (1.04%) Office 365
11 30 (1.04%) Serverless
12 28 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
13 27 (0.94%) PaaS
14 24 (0.83%) Amazon S3
14 24 (0.83%) npm
15 23 (0.80%) IaaS
16 17 (0.59%) Amazon Kinesis
17 16 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
18 13 (0.45%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 25 (0.87%) HTTP
2 23 (0.80%) SSL
3 17 (0.59%) HTTPS
4 16 (0.56%) Firewall
5 13 (0.45%) SMS
6 12 (0.42%) Symposium
7 11 (0.38%) Internet
8 9 (0.31%) DNS
9 8 (0.28%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.17%) LAN
10 5 (0.17%) WAN
11 4 (0.14%) BGP
11 4 (0.14%) iBeacon
11 4 (0.14%) OSPF
11 4 (0.14%) Wireless
12 3 (0.10%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.10%) CTI
12 3 (0.10%) Software-Defined Networking
13 2 (0.069%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.069%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 725 (25.16%) Power BI
2 687 (23.84%) SQL Server
3 646 (22.41%) Big Data
4 559 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
5 542 (18.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 533 (18.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 420 (14.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 397 (13.78%) Hadoop
9 331 (11.49%) QlikView
10 207 (7.18%) NoSQL
11 159 (5.52%) Apache Hive
12 139 (4.82%) Data Mining
12 139 (4.82%) Relational Database
13 138 (4.79%) BusinessObjects
14 136 (4.72%) Data Lake
15 99 (3.44%) MySQL
16 88 (3.05%) Spotfire
17 87 (3.02%) MongoDB
17 87 (3.02%) OLAP
18 85 (2.95%) HBase
Development Applications
1 216 (7.49%) Git (software)
2 89 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 81 (2.81%) Jenkins
3 81 (2.81%) JIRA
4 73 (2.53%) Visual Studio
5 58 (2.01%) webpack
6 48 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 47 (1.63%) gulp
8 40 (1.39%) Grunt
9 37 (1.28%) Selenium
9 37 (1.28%) Subversion
10 30 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
11 27 (0.94%) NetBeans
12 26 (0.90%) TeamCity
13 23 (0.80%) Cucumber
14 20 (0.69%) Vagrant
15 19 (0.66%) Maven
16 17 (0.59%) Gradle
16 17 (0.59%) Jasmine
17 14 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 628 (21.79%) Finance
2 246 (8.54%) Marketing
3 162 (5.62%) Banking
4 158 (5.48%) Retail
5 116 (4.02%) Advertising
6 90 (3.12%) Investment Banking
7 73 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 60 (2.08%) Games
9 59 (2.05%) Front Office
10 56 (1.94%) Manufacturing
11 49 (1.70%) Telecoms
12 38 (1.32%) Electronics
13 36 (1.25%) Military
14 27 (0.94%) Law
15 26 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.80%) Legal
17 22 (0.76%) Automotive
17 22 (0.76%) Back Office
18 16 (0.56%) Aerospace
19 15 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 928 (32.20%) Developer
2 568 (19.71%) Analyst
3 354 (12.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 263 (9.13%) Data Scientist
5 234 (8.12%) Data Analyst
6 192 (6.66%) Consultant
7 190 (6.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 178 (6.18%) SQL Developer
9 168 (5.83%) Data Engineer
10 152 (5.27%) Software Engineer
11 138 (4.79%) Architect
12 113 (3.92%) SSIS Developer
13 106 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
14 101 (3.50%) Senior Developer
15 94 (3.26%) Business Developer
16 93 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 93 (3.23%) SQL BI Developer
17 89 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
18 86 (2.98%) SSRS Developer
19 83 (2.88%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (9.16%) HTML
2 196 (6.80%) .NET
3 190 (6.59%) CSS
4 159 (5.52%) AngularJS
5 144 (5.00%) D3.js
6 138 (4.79%) React
7 137 (4.75%) Natural Language Processing
7 137 (4.75%) Node.js
8 121 (4.20%) RESTful
9 117 (4.06%) HTML5
10 113 (3.92%) Web Services
11 104 (3.61%) XML
12 91 (3.16%) Pandas
13 78 (2.71%) Kafka
14 77 (2.67%) NumPy
15 75 (2.60%) TensorFlow
16 74 (2.57%) jQuery
17 59 (2.05%) scikit-learn
18 58 (2.01%) SciPy
19 55 (1.91%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 665 (23.07%) Analytical Skills
2 364 (12.63%) Computer Science
3 214 (7.43%) User Experience
4 212 (7.36%) Algorithms
5 103 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 94 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
7 93 (3.23%) Data Structures
8 88 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
9 71 (2.46%) Fintech
10 57 (1.98%) Mobile App
11 51 (1.77%) Cyberthreat
12 40 (1.39%) Equities
13 38 (1.32%) Life Science
14 35 (1.21%) Analytical Mindset
14 35 (1.21%) Graphic Design
15 33 (1.15%) Hedge funds
16 30 (1.04%) Robotics
17 23 (0.80%) Social Media
18 22 (0.76%) FMCG
18 22 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 206 (7.15%) Linux
2 158 (5.48%) Windows
3 57 (1.98%) Unix
4 32 (1.11%) Android
5 26 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.49%) Windows 10
7 12 (0.42%) CentOS
7 12 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 12 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.42%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.069%) Debian
10 2 (0.069%) VMS
11 1 (0.035%) AIX
11 1 (0.035%) Fedora
11 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,422 (49.34%) Data Visualisation
2 1,257 (43.62%) Business Intelligence
3 1,217 (42.23%) Analytics
4 763 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 540 (18.74%) ETL
6 528 (18.32%) Data Science
7 483 (16.76%) Machine Learning
8 419 (14.54%) Data Analytics
9 412 (14.30%) Data Analysis
10 405 (14.05%) Data Modelling
11 356 (12.35%) Problem-Solving
12 319 (11.07%) Software Engineering
13 299 (10.37%) Mathematics
14 250 (8.67%) TDD
15 248 (8.61%) Scrum
16 241 (8.36%) Statistics
17 232 (8.05%) Decision-Making
18 213 (7.39%) Data Management
19 211 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
20 210 (7.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,398 (48.51%) SQL
2 823 (28.56%) Python
3 456 (15.82%) Java
4 417 (14.47%) JavaScript
5 397 (13.78%) R
6 385 (13.36%) T-SQL
7 274 (9.51%) C#
8 210 (7.29%) C++
9 160 (5.55%) Scala
10 151 (5.24%) C
10 151 (5.24%) VBA
11 114 (3.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 88 (3.05%) MATLAB
13 58 (2.01%) PowerShell
14 54 (1.87%) PL/SQL
14 54 (1.87%) Ruby
15 51 (1.77%) PHP
16 35 (1.21%) VB
17 32 (1.11%) TypeScript
18 30 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 650 (22.55%) Degree
2 126 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 100 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 99 (3.44%) Numerate Degree
4 99 (3.44%) PhD
5 62 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 57 (1.98%) DV Cleared
7 37 (1.28%) Master's Degree
8 23 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
10 9 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.28%) CIMA
12 7 (0.24%) CFA
13 6 (0.21%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.17%) CCNP
15 4 (0.14%) MCSA
15 4 (0.14%) MCSD
15 4 (0.14%) MCSE
15 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
16 3 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (5.93%) Data Quality
2 82 (2.85%) QA
3 53 (1.84%) GDPR
4 15 (0.52%) Actionable Recommendations
5 13 (0.45%) Solvency II
6 12 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 12 (0.42%) GCP
7 11 (0.38%) IFRS
8 7 (0.24%) FATCA
8 7 (0.24%) IFRS 9
9 5 (0.17%) MiFID
9 5 (0.17%) SLA
10 4 (0.14%) PMO
11 3 (0.10%) EFQM
11 3 (0.10%) WCAG
12 1 (0.035%) DICOM
12 1 (0.035%) HL7
12 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 121 (4.20%) Docker
2 81 (2.81%) HDFS
3 27 (0.94%) Apache Flume
4 23 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 13 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (0.42%) VirtualBox
8 10 (0.35%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.17%) KVM
10 3 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.10%) vSphere
11 1 (0.035%) Active Directory
11 1 (0.035%) Firmware
11 1 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 46 (1.60%) Kibana
2 41 (1.42%) Ansible
3 39 (1.35%) Kubernetes
4 33 (1.15%) Terraform
5 31 (1.08%) Puppet
6 19 (0.66%) Ambari
7 15 (0.52%) Grafana
8 14 (0.49%) Oozie
9 13 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
10 12 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
10 12 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 11 (0.38%) Nagios
11 11 (0.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 10 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (0.28%) Prometheus
14 5 (0.17%) Rancher
14 5 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
15 4 (0.14%) EnCase
16 3 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
16 3 (0.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 916 (31.78%) Tableau
2 533 (18.49%) Microsoft
3 224 (7.77%) Oracle
4 149 (5.17%) Google
5 116 (4.02%) SAP
6 109 (3.78%) Adobe
7 106 (3.68%) Alteryx
8 101 (3.50%) Cognos
9 76 (2.64%) Talend
10 65 (2.26%) Cloudera
11 64 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
12 58 (2.01%) MicroStrategy
13 51 (1.77%) Informatica
14 43 (1.49%) IBM
15 41 (1.42%) Atlassian
16 28 (0.97%) Hortonworks
17 25 (0.87%) Cisco
18 23 (0.80%) Teradata
19 22 (0.76%) WorldPay
20 21 (0.73%) Vertica