Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 165 187
Rank change year-on-year +44 +22 +22
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 3,233 1,507 2,827
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.87% 2.13% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 2.31% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,926 1,091 2,281
10th Percentile £33,220 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,063 £43,750 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £73,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89% +1.11%

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 105,191 65,318 134,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.45% 92.38% 92.44%
Number of salaries quoted 71,704 52,852 107,080
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visualisation.

Salary trend for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visualisation over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Top 17 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 26 July 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 +36 2,868 £55,000 -4.35% 356
London +28 1,671 £60,000 -7.69% 176
UK excluding London +28 1,290 £47,500 -5.00% 191
Work from Home +10 609 £52,500 -11.76% 67
South East -14 313 £50,000 -4.76% 43
North of England +25 290 £42,500 -0.58% 62
Midlands +15 238 £45,000 -10.00% 28
South West +12 165 £47,500 - 17
East of England +42 153 £60,000 - 25
West Midlands -10 147 £51,000 +2.00% 19
North West +32 139 £45,000 +4.05% 40
Yorkshire +18 129 £41,250 -4.07% 17
Scotland +2 108 £52,500 +5.00% 10
East Midlands +16 90 £39,000 +19.08% 9
North East -23 22 £38,000 +1.33% 5
Wales -15 17 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Northern Ireland - 8 £43,750 - 3

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 1,825 (56.45%) Data Visualisation
2 1,521 (47.05%) SQL
3 1,416 (43.80%) Analytics
4 1,394 (43.12%) Business Intelligence
5 1,092 (33.78%) Power Platform
6 1,087 (33.62%) Power BI
7 1,003 (31.02%) Python
8 950 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
9 921 (28.49%) Tableau
10 880 (27.22%) Social Skills
11 791 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
12 714 (22.08%) Finance
13 702 (21.71%) Azure
14 648 (20.04%) JavaScript
15 641 (19.83%) AWS
16 640 (19.80%) Data Warehouse
17 631 (19.52%) Data Science
18 608 (18.81%) Data Modelling
19 597 (18.47%) ETL
20 566 (17.51%) Degree
21 554 (17.14%) SQL Server
22 532 (16.46%) Problem-Solving
23 529 (16.36%) User Experience
24 524 (16.21%) React
25 494 (15.28%) Data Analysis
26 490 (15.16%) Machine Learning
27 479 (14.82%) Microsoft
28 431 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
29 415 (12.84%) Data Analytics
30 400 (12.37%) Microsoft Excel

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
1 202 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 118 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
3 99 (3.06%) SAS
4 87 (2.69%) Apache
5 72 (2.23%) SharePoint
6 46 (1.42%) Apache Airflow
7 24 (0.74%) CMS
7 24 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 23 (0.71%) Confluence
9 20 (0.62%) WordPress
10 19 (0.59%) IBM Domino
10 19 (0.59%) Jupyter
11 15 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (0.37%) nginx
13 10 (0.31%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.22%) Apache Synapse
14 7 (0.22%) GlassFish
14 7 (0.22%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.19%) IIS
16 5 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 400 (12.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 95 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
3 83 (2.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 41 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
5 38 (1.18%) Figma
6 34 (1.05%) Sketch
7 23 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
8 20 (0.62%) InVision
9 19 (0.59%) Photoshop
10 17 (0.53%) Adobe XD
11 16 (0.49%) SPSS
12 15 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 13 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
14 12 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
15 11 (0.34%) Marvel
16 9 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
17 8 (0.25%) Stata
18 7 (0.22%) Chatbot
18 7 (0.22%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 19 (0.59%) FastStats
2 12 (0.37%) Sentinel
2 12 (0.37%) Shopify
3 10 (0.31%) Primavera
3 10 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.31%) Sage 1000
4 9 (0.28%) Magento
4 9 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.19%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.15%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.15%) SAP BPC
6 5 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.12%) Summit
8 3 (0.093%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 3 (0.093%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.093%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1,092 (33.78%) Power Platform
2 702 (21.71%) Azure
3 641 (19.83%) AWS
4 351 (10.86%) GCP
5 159 (4.92%) Azure Data Factory
6 143 (4.42%) SaaS
7 119 (3.68%) Snowflake
8 113 (3.50%) Serverless
9 98 (3.03%) PaaS
10 96 (2.97%) GitHub
11 85 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
12 82 (2.54%) Google Analytics
13 78 (2.41%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 57 (1.76%) npm
15 56 (1.73%) Amazon S3
16 43 (1.33%) IaaS
17 37 (1.14%) Microsoft 365
18 36 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
19 34 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
20 33 (1.02%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.67%) Internet
2 33 (1.02%) Broadband
3 22 (0.68%) VPN
4 21 (0.65%) Firewall
5 20 (0.62%) SSL
6 16 (0.49%) IPsec
7 15 (0.46%) DNS
7 15 (0.46%) HTTP
8 14 (0.43%) FTP
9 7 (0.22%) MPLS
10 6 (0.19%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.19%) Intranet
10 6 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (0.19%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.15%) DHCP
11 5 (0.15%) GSM
11 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.15%) VLAN
11 5 (0.15%) VoIP
12 2 (0.062%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,087 (33.62%) Power BI
2 921 (28.49%) Tableau
3 640 (19.80%) Data Warehouse
4 554 (17.14%) SQL Server
5 374 (11.57%) Big Data
6 333 (10.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 273 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 245 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 215 (6.65%) Relational Database
10 214 (6.62%) NoSQL
11 204 (6.31%) Hadoop
12 190 (5.88%) Data Lake
13 155 (4.79%) Data Mining
14 134 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
15 129 (3.99%) BigQuery
16 122 (3.77%) QlikView
17 108 (3.34%) Amazon Redshift
18 99 (3.06%) Looker
19 94 (2.91%) MySQL
20 92 (2.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 274 (8.48%) Git (software)
2 172 (5.32%) JIRA
3 86 (2.66%) webpack
4 66 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 60 (1.86%) Jenkins
6 38 (1.18%) MSI
6 38 (1.18%) WiX
7 34 (1.05%) Babel
7 34 (1.05%) GitLab
8 32 (0.99%) Cypress.io
9 28 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 27 (0.84%) Bitbucket
11 19 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (0.49%) Axure RP
13 14 (0.43%) Storybook
14 13 (0.40%) Artifactory
15 12 (0.37%) TeamCity
16 10 (0.31%) ERwin
16 10 (0.31%) Mercurial
16 10 (0.31%) Sinon.JS
General
1 880 (27.22%) Social Skills
2 791 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
3 714 (22.08%) Finance
4 331 (10.24%) Marketing
5 187 (5.78%) Presentation Skills
6 157 (4.86%) Games
7 155 (4.79%) Retail
8 130 (4.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 116 (3.59%) Law
10 98 (3.03%) Banking
11 83 (2.57%) Influencing Skills
12 81 (2.51%) Manufacturing
13 67 (2.07%) Organisational Skills
14 64 (1.98%) Legal
15 61 (1.89%) Publishing
16 55 (1.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 54 (1.67%) Advertising
18 51 (1.58%) Public Sector
19 49 (1.52%) Financial Institution
20 36 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 791 (24.47%) Developer
2 769 (23.79%) Analyst
3 372 (11.51%) Data Analyst
4 334 (10.33%) Data Engineer
5 213 (6.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 190 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 165 (5.10%) Consultant
8 159 (4.92%) Architect
9 154 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 148 (4.58%) Data Scientist
11 140 (4.33%) Senior Developer
12 117 (3.62%) Software Engineer
13 111 (3.43%) Data Architect
14 110 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
15 94 (2.91%) React Developer
16 91 (2.81%) Insight Analyst
17 88 (2.72%) Full Stack Developer
18 79 (2.44%) Power BI Analyst
19 75 (2.32%) SQL Analyst
20 73 (2.26%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (16.21%) React
2 328 (10.15%) CSS
3 309 (9.56%) HTML
4 248 (7.67%) REST
5 247 (7.64%) Node.js
6 200 (6.19%) AngularJS
7 186 (5.75%) Vue.js
8 175 (5.41%) .NET
9 170 (5.26%) D3.js
10 135 (4.18%) GraphQL
11 111 (3.43%) Redux
12 101 (3.12%) RESTful
13 97 (3.00%) HTML5
14 91 (2.81%) Kafka
15 84 (2.60%) Web Services
16 75 (2.32%) ASP.NET
17 64 (1.98%) scikit-learn
18 62 (1.92%) Sass
18 62 (1.92%) SVG
19 59 (1.82%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 529 (16.36%) User Experience
2 187 (5.78%) Algorithms
3 142 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
4 119 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 109 (3.37%) Data Structures
6 91 (2.81%) Life Science
7 77 (2.38%) Virtual Team
8 71 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
9 66 (2.04%) Social Media
10 55 (1.70%) Mobile App
11 49 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 48 (1.48%) Digital Media
13 46 (1.42%) Analytical Mindset
14 44 (1.36%) Client/Server
15 41 (1.27%) Equities
16 40 (1.24%) Renewable Energy
17 39 (1.21%) Hedge funds
17 39 (1.21%) Legacy Systems
18 38 (1.18%) Web 2.0
19 28 (0.87%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 121 (3.74%) Linux
2 98 (3.03%) Windows
3 48 (1.48%) Android
3 48 (1.48%) Apple iOS
4 47 (1.45%) Unix
5 17 (0.53%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.22%) Solaris
6 7 (0.22%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.15%) Mesosphere
7 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.031%) CentOS
8 1 (0.031%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.031%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,825 (56.45%) Data Visualisation
2 1,416 (43.80%) Analytics
3 1,394 (43.12%) Business Intelligence
4 950 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
5 631 (19.52%) Data Science
6 608 (18.81%) Data Modelling
7 597 (18.47%) ETL
8 532 (16.46%) Problem-Solving
9 494 (15.28%) Data Analysis
10 490 (15.16%) Machine Learning
11 431 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 415 (12.84%) Data Analytics
13 347 (10.73%) Software Engineering
14 326 (10.08%) Computer Science
15 319 (9.87%) Data Management
16 309 (9.56%) Decision-Making
17 305 (9.43%) Mathematics
18 303 (9.37%) Front End Development
19 285 (8.82%) DevOps
20 270 (8.35%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1,521 (47.05%) SQL
2 1,003 (31.02%) Python
3 648 (20.04%) JavaScript
4 392 (12.12%) TypeScript
5 347 (10.73%) R
6 261 (8.07%) C#
7 212 (6.56%) Java
8 200 (6.19%) T-SQL
9 118 (3.65%) C++
10 105 (3.25%) Scala
11 85 (2.63%) C
12 78 (2.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 74 (2.29%) VBA
14 63 (1.95%) PowerShell
15 60 (1.86%) ES6
15 60 (1.86%) PHP
16 46 (1.42%) Ruby
17 35 (1.08%) VB
18 34 (1.05%) Go
19 28 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 566 (17.51%) Degree
2 108 (3.34%) Security Cleared
3 78 (2.41%) Master's Degree
4 75 (2.32%) PhD
5 74 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 58 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 47 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
8 46 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 22 (0.68%) Tableau Certification
11 16 (0.49%) PMI Certification
12 15 (0.46%) APMP
13 14 (0.43%) MCSE
14 11 (0.34%) CISSP
15 10 (0.31%) CCNA
15 10 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (0.22%) MBA
17 6 (0.19%) GIAC
17 6 (0.19%) Linux+ Certification
17 6 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (8.29%) Data Quality
2 100 (3.09%) QA
3 86 (2.66%) GDPR
4 61 (1.89%) Accessibility
5 17 (0.53%) Actionable Recommendations
6 15 (0.46%) Good Clinical Practice
7 11 (0.34%) COBIT
7 11 (0.34%) GRC
8 7 (0.22%) NIST
9 6 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.19%) NIST 800
10 5 (0.15%) CDISC
10 5 (0.15%) COSO
10 5 (0.15%) GxP
10 5 (0.15%) HAZOP
10 5 (0.15%) IEC 61508
10 5 (0.15%) ISO 26262
11 4 (0.12%) PMO
12 3 (0.093%) GMP
12 3 (0.093%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 207 (6.40%) Docker
2 20 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.25%) Apache Flume
5 7 (0.22%) HDFS
6 6 (0.19%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.15%) vSphere
8 4 (0.12%) Firmware
8 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.093%) XenApp
10 2 (0.062%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.031%) KVM
Systems Management
1 208 (6.43%) Kubernetes
2 89 (2.75%) Terraform
3 55 (1.70%) Ansible
4 24 (0.74%) Kibana
5 23 (0.71%) Grafana
6 16 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
7 15 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (0.46%) Puppet
8 14 (0.43%) logstash
9 12 (0.37%) Prometheus
9 12 (0.37%) SCCM
10 10 (0.31%) OpenView
10 10 (0.31%) OVSD
10 10 (0.31%) SCOM
11 8 (0.25%) Graphite
11 8 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
11 8 (0.25%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.19%) Oozie
12 6 (0.19%) RSA Archer
13 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 479 (14.82%) Microsoft
2 323 (9.99%) Google
3 162 (5.01%) Oracle
4 149 (4.61%) Databricks
5 106 (3.28%) SAP
6 103 (3.19%) Alteryx
7 98 (3.03%) Adobe
8 96 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
9 53 (1.64%) IBM
10 37 (1.14%) Splunk
11 35 (1.08%) Dell
12 31 (0.96%) Informatica
13 29 (0.90%) Teradata
14 23 (0.71%) Talend
15 21 (0.65%) Cloudera
15 21 (0.65%) Cognos
15 21 (0.65%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 20 (0.62%) Autodesk
17 19 (0.59%) Atlassian
18 18 (0.56%) ServiceNow