Period
to 21 September 2017

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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualisation
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 262 307
Rank change year-on-year +32 +45 +69
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 2713 2569 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.54% 1.32% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.48% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2135 2055 1827
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £80,000
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 158605 173383 193739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.88% 89.14% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 124950 144611 159317
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 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 September 2017.

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 21 September 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 +30 2563 £52,500 -4.55% 173
London +24 1556 £60,000 - 100
UK excluding London +32 1110 £45,000 - 79
South East +18 290 £45,000 - 16
North of England -2 260 £45,000 - 20
Midlands +84 187 £40,000 -5.88% 8
East of England +32 147 £43,500 -13.86% 16
Yorkshire +40 127 £45,000 -14.29% 5
North West +7 126 £45,000 +5.88% 14
South West -44 111 £45,000 +2.27% 13
West Midlands +30 94 £39,500 -9.71% 5
East Midlands +85 83 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Scotland -37 83 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Wales +19 20 £40,000 +8.30% 1
Northern Ireland -12 12 £57,000 +42.50% 1
North East -5 7 £55,000 +144.44% 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing Visualisation 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 Visualisation.

1 1594 (58.75%) Data Visualisation
2 1312 (48.36%) SQL
3 1180 (43.49%) Business Intelligence
4 1144 (42.17%) Analytics
5 953 (35.13%) Tableau
6 667 (24.59%) Finance
7 662 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
8 654 (24.11%) Degree
9 647 (23.85%) SQL Server
10 635 (23.41%) Python
11 629 (23.18%) Data Warehouse
12 581 (21.42%) Analytical Skills
13 566 (20.86%) Microsoft
14 565 (20.83%) ETL
15 489 (18.02%) QlikView
16 487 (17.95%) Big Data
17 473 (17.43%) JavaScript
18 437 (16.11%) R
19 425 (15.67%) Computer Science
20 411 (15.15%) Power BI
21 400 (14.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 390 (14.38%) HTML
23 383 (14.12%) Marketing
24 367 (13.53%) Data Analysis
25 364 (13.42%) Data Modelling
25 364 (13.42%) Machine Learning
26 353 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 350 (12.90%) CSS
28 349 (12.86%) Hadoop
29 346 (12.75%) Java

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
1 327 (12.05%) SAS
2 249 (9.18%) Apache Spark
3 48 (1.77%) Apache
4 41 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (1.36%) Apache Pig
6 28 (1.03%) Confluence
7 22 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 20 (0.74%) Apache Solr
8 20 (0.74%) CMS
9 17 (0.63%) nginx
9 17 (0.63%) Tomcat
10 13 (0.48%) IIS
11 12 (0.44%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.33%) Jetty
14 8 (0.29%) ArcGIS
15 7 (0.26%) JBoss
15 7 (0.26%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.26%) NServiceBus
16 6 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 266 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 113 (4.17%) SPSS
3 63 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 52 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 46 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
6 38 (1.40%) Photoshop
7 37 (1.36%) MS Visio
8 15 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 8 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.26%) Chatbot
11 6 (0.22%) InVision
12 4 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
12 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
13 3 (0.11%) GIMP
13 3 (0.11%) InDesign
13 3 (0.11%) Maya
14 2 (0.074%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.074%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 17 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (0.33%) SAP FSCM
3 8 (0.29%) Actimize
3 8 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
3 8 (0.29%) Oracle AML
3 8 (0.29%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.26%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.26%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.26%) SAP MM
4 7 (0.26%) SAP PS
4 7 (0.26%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.22%) Revive Adserver
6 4 (0.15%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.11%) Exchequer
7 3 (0.11%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 271 (9.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 257 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (3.13%) Google Analytics
4 57 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 54 (1.99%) SaaS
6 47 (1.73%) Adobe Analytics
7 45 (1.66%) Azure Data Factory
8 44 (1.62%) Azure Machine Learning
9 29 (1.07%) GitHub
10 25 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
12 17 (0.63%) Office 365
13 15 (0.55%) Amazon S3
14 12 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 11 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
16 7 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
16 7 (0.26%) npm
16 7 (0.26%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.18%) Network Security
2 24 (0.88%) Internet
3 19 (0.70%) HTTP
4 8 (0.29%) SSL
5 7 (0.26%) Kerberos
6 5 (0.18%) Firewall
7 4 (0.15%) LAN
7 4 (0.15%) LDAP
8 3 (0.11%) DHCP
8 3 (0.11%) DNS
8 3 (0.11%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.11%) VoIP
8 3 (0.11%) WAN
9 2 (0.074%) ICMP
9 2 (0.074%) NAS
9 2 (0.074%) SAN
9 2 (0.074%) SMS
9 2 (0.074%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.037%) HSRP
10 1 (0.037%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 647 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 629 (23.18%) Data Warehouse
3 489 (18.02%) QlikView
4 487 (17.95%) Big Data
5 411 (15.15%) Power BI
6 400 (14.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 353 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 349 (12.86%) Hadoop
9 258 (9.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 214 (7.89%) NoSQL
11 180 (6.63%) Relational Database
12 172 (6.34%) BusinessObjects
13 141 (5.20%) Spotfire
14 133 (4.90%) MongoDB
15 128 (4.72%) Data Mining
16 118 (4.35%) Apache Hive
17 104 (3.83%) MySQL
18 90 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
19 86 (3.17%) Qlik Sense
20 70 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 116 (4.28%) Git (software)
2 61 (2.25%) JIRA
3 55 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (1.95%) Visual Studio
5 42 (1.55%) Subversion
5 42 (1.55%) Talend Open Studio
6 34 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 30 (1.11%) RStudio
8 28 (1.03%) Selenium
9 26 (0.96%) Mocha
10 24 (0.88%) gulp
11 23 (0.85%) Jenkins
12 22 (0.81%) Grunt
13 21 (0.77%) webpack
14 17 (0.63%) PowerDesigner
15 13 (0.48%) Vagrant
16 12 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 10 (0.37%) ERwin
17 10 (0.37%) Jasmine
18 9 (0.33%) Gradle
General
1 667 (24.59%) Finance
2 383 (14.12%) Marketing
3 221 (8.15%) Banking
4 166 (6.12%) Retail
5 78 (2.88%) Games
6 63 (2.32%) Advertising
6 63 (2.32%) Legal
7 62 (2.29%) Investment Banking
8 60 (2.21%) Telecoms
9 45 (1.66%) Publishing
10 43 (1.58%) Retail Banking
11 42 (1.55%) Manufacturing
12 41 (1.51%) Front Office
13 32 (1.18%) Electronics
13 32 (1.18%) Local Government
14 30 (1.11%) Automotive
15 27 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
16 24 (0.88%) Private Banking
17 20 (0.74%) Law
18 18 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 820 (30.22%) Developer
2 638 (23.52%) Analyst
3 329 (12.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 234 (8.63%) Data Scientist
5 221 (8.15%) Consultant
6 219 (8.07%) Data Analyst
7 185 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 131 (4.83%) Architect
9 120 (4.42%) Designer
10 114 (4.20%) Senior Developer
10 114 (4.20%) SQL Developer
11 104 (3.83%) JavaScript Developer
12 97 (3.58%) SQL Analyst
13 87 (3.21%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 86 (3.17%) SQL BI Developer
15 85 (3.13%) Data Manager
16 79 (2.91%) Analytics Consultant
17 78 (2.88%) Business Developer
18 75 (2.76%) Report Analyst
19 74 (2.73%) Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (14.38%) HTML
2 350 (12.90%) CSS
3 197 (7.26%) .NET
4 156 (5.75%) Web Services
5 146 (5.38%) D3.js
6 145 (5.34%) AngularJS
7 126 (4.64%) Node.js
8 116 (4.28%) HTML5
9 102 (3.76%) React
10 80 (2.95%) RESTful
11 75 (2.76%) jQuery
12 73 (2.69%) Kafka
13 65 (2.40%) XML
14 61 (2.25%) CSS3
15 59 (2.17%) Natural Language Processing
16 55 (2.03%) MDX
17 53 (1.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 49 (1.81%) JSON
19 42 (1.55%) ASP.NET
20 41 (1.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 581 (21.42%) Analytical Skills
2 425 (15.67%) Computer Science
3 237 (8.74%) User Experience
4 188 (6.93%) Algorithms
5 158 (5.82%) Management Information System
6 81 (2.99%) Fintech
7 67 (2.47%) Data Structures
8 55 (2.03%) Graphic Design
9 52 (1.92%) Mobile App
10 46 (1.70%) Social Media
11 39 (1.44%) Credit Risk
12 35 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
13 34 (1.25%) Life Science
14 28 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 27 (1.00%) NHS
16 26 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
16 26 (0.96%) Reference Data
17 23 (0.85%) Animation
18 22 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
19 20 (0.74%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 187 (6.89%) Linux
2 93 (3.43%) Windows
3 50 (1.84%) Unix
4 36 (1.33%) Android
5 27 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.41%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.18%) SUSE
10 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.15%) VMS
11 4 (0.15%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.074%) AIX
13 2 (0.074%) CentOS
14 1 (0.037%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.037%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1594 (58.75%) Data Visualisation
2 1180 (43.49%) Business Intelligence
3 1144 (42.17%) Analytics
4 662 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
5 565 (20.83%) ETL
6 367 (13.53%) Data Analysis
7 364 (13.42%) Data Modelling
7 364 (13.42%) Machine Learning
8 346 (12.75%) Data Analytics
9 290 (10.69%) Mathematics
10 268 (9.88%) Data Management
11 247 (9.10%) Statistics
12 232 (8.55%) Scrum
13 224 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 216 (7.96%) Software Engineering
15 183 (6.75%) Project Management
16 161 (5.93%) Mentoring
17 146 (5.38%) SDLC
18 145 (5.34%) Business Analytics
19 125 (4.61%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 1312 (48.36%) SQL
2 635 (23.41%) Python
3 473 (17.43%) JavaScript
4 437 (16.11%) R
5 346 (12.75%) Java
6 258 (9.51%) T-SQL
7 212 (7.81%) C#
8 145 (5.34%) C++
9 115 (4.24%) Scala
10 87 (3.21%) MATLAB
11 85 (3.13%) VBA
12 74 (2.73%) C
13 71 (2.62%) Ruby
14 64 (2.36%) PHP
15 33 (1.22%) ES6
15 33 (1.22%) Perl
16 26 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 25 (0.92%) PL/SQL
18 24 (0.88%) VB
19 19 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 654 (24.11%) Degree
2 159 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 94 (3.46%) Numerate Degree
4 73 (2.69%) PhD
5 45 (1.66%) Security Cleared
6 26 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 22 (0.81%) Master's Degree
7 22 (0.81%) Postgraduate
8 18 (0.66%) CREST Certified
8 18 (0.66%) GCIH
8 18 (0.66%) GIAC
9 17 (0.63%) PMI Certification
10 16 (0.59%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (0.48%) PMP
13 8 (0.29%) CITP
13 8 (0.29%) ISEB
14 7 (0.26%) CISSP
14 7 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
14 7 (0.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (8.74%) Data Quality
2 43 (1.58%) QA
3 33 (1.22%) GDPR
4 18 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.44%) GCP
6 10 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
7 8 (0.29%) MiFID
8 7 (0.26%) SLA
9 5 (0.18%) CRD IV
9 5 (0.18%) EMIR
9 5 (0.18%) PMO
10 3 (0.11%) FATCA
10 3 (0.11%) WCAG
11 2 (0.074%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.074%) IEC 62304
11 2 (0.074%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.074%) NEBOSH
12 1 (0.037%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (1.70%) Docker
2 24 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.66%) HDFS
5 16 (0.59%) Apache Flume
6 13 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.44%) Firmware
8 11 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (0.22%) Shibboleth
9 6 (0.22%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 4 (0.15%) LXC
11 2 (0.074%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.037%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (0.92%) Puppet
2 21 (0.77%) Terraform
3 19 (0.70%) Kibana
4 11 (0.41%) Nagios
4 11 (0.41%) ZABBIX
5 10 (0.37%) Ansible
6 6 (0.22%) Grafana
6 6 (0.22%) Oozie
7 5 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.18%) Marathon
8 4 (0.15%) Jamf Pro
8 4 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.11%) logstash
10 2 (0.074%) Ambari
10 2 (0.074%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.074%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.074%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.074%) Nessus
10 2 (0.074%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.074%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 953 (35.13%) Tableau
2 566 (20.86%) Microsoft
3 264 (9.73%) Oracle
4 181 (6.67%) SAP
5 168 (6.19%) Google
6 129 (4.75%) Adobe
7 81 (2.99%) Cognos
8 68 (2.51%) Alteryx
9 55 (2.03%) MicroStrategy
10 50 (1.84%) Cloudera
11 45 (1.66%) Informatica
12 44 (1.62%) IBM
13 42 (1.55%) Talend
14 39 (1.44%) Birst
15 38 (1.40%) Jaspersoft
16 37 (1.36%) Hortonworks
17 34 (1.25%) Teradata
18 30 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
19 29 (1.07%) MapR
20 28 (1.03%) Twitter