Period
to 26 October 2020

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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 163 169 197
Rank change year-on-year +6 +28 +41
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 1,030 2,806 2,992
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.09% 2.06% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.24% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 960 2,341 2,367
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +2.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,561 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.26% +1.25% -

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 45,559 125,404 151,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.42% 92.21% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 37,525 98,829 120,469
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,118 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.15% - +5.88%

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 October 2020.

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 October 2020. 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 +6 951 £55,000 +4.76% 187
London -8 508 £65,000 +8.51% 84
UK excluding London +26 490 £47,500 +4.26% 121
South East +113 163 £52,500 +10.53% 32
Work from Home +62 153 £55,000 -8.33% 39
North of England +65 107 £47,250 +5.00% 25
Midlands +49 84 £39,500 -12.42% 10
North West +69 58 £47,250 +5.00% 12
West Midlands +52 53 £45,000 -0.22% 4
South West -29 49 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Scotland +31 39 £47,500 +5.18% 14
East of England +50 33 £65,000 +44.44% 19
Yorkshire +58 31 £45,000 - 8
East Midlands +57 31 £35,000 -26.32% 6
North East +12 18 £42,500 +21.43% 5
Wales +38 14 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Northern Ireland +21 1 £22,500 -55.00% 1

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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.

1 588 (57.09%) Data Visualisation
2 559 (54.27%) SQL
3 522 (50.68%) Business Intelligence
4 439 (42.62%) Analytics
5 397 (38.54%) Power BI
5 397 (38.54%) Power Platform
6 384 (37.28%) Python
7 316 (30.68%) Tableau
8 257 (24.95%) Agile Software Development
9 250 (24.27%) SQL Server
10 234 (22.72%) Data Warehouse
11 232 (22.52%) Azure
12 222 (21.55%) Data Science
13 220 (21.36%) Finance
14 208 (20.19%) Microsoft
15 204 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
16 202 (19.61%) ETL
17 185 (17.96%) Data Modelling
18 184 (17.86%) Degree
19 175 (16.99%) AWS
20 167 (16.21%) Machine Learning
21 164 (15.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 156 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 151 (14.66%) Big Data
24 138 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
25 135 (13.11%) Data Analytics
25 135 (13.11%) JavaScript
26 125 (12.14%) R
27 124 (12.04%) Data Analysis
27 124 (12.04%) Mathematics

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 99 (9.61%) Apache Spark
2 26 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (2.43%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.04%) SAS
5 20 (1.94%) Apache
6 17 (1.65%) Apache Airflow
7 11 (1.07%) Jupyter
8 10 (0.97%) Luigi
9 7 (0.68%) ArcGIS
10 6 (0.58%) ColdFusion
10 6 (0.58%) Mendix
10 6 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.39%) Confluence
11 4 (0.39%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.29%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.29%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.19%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.19%) CMS
13 2 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 113 (10.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.68%) SPSS
4 5 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.19%) InVision
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.19%) Sketch
6 2 (0.19%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.097%) Figma
7 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.097%) Weka
Business Applications
1 17 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.29%) Actimize
2 3 (0.29%) Maximo
2 3 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.29%) SessionCam
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.097%) Line 500
4 1 (0.097%) Magento
4 1 (0.097%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.097%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.097%) Summit
4 1 (0.097%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 397 (38.54%) Power Platform
2 232 (22.52%) Azure
3 175 (16.99%) AWS
4 93 (9.03%) GCP
5 61 (5.92%) SaaS
6 46 (4.47%) PaaS
7 39 (3.79%) Azure Data Factory
8 24 (2.33%) Amazon S3
9 23 (2.23%) IaaS
10 21 (2.04%) Google Analytics
11 18 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (1.75%) Office 365
12 15 (1.46%) Amazon EMR
12 15 (1.46%) Serverless
13 14 (1.36%) Google Sheets
14 12 (1.17%) Amazon SageMaker
14 12 (1.17%) Logic Apps
15 11 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
16 8 (0.78%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.26%) Firewall
2 8 (0.78%) Internet
3 6 (0.58%) Broadband
4 5 (0.49%) Skype
5 4 (0.39%) DHCP
5 4 (0.39%) DNS
5 4 (0.39%) VPN
5 4 (0.39%) Wireless
6 3 (0.29%) HTTP
6 3 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.29%) VLAN
7 2 (0.19%) FIX Connectivity
7 2 (0.19%) Network Security
7 2 (0.19%) SSL
8 1 (0.097%) FTP
8 1 (0.097%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.097%) LAN
8 1 (0.097%) PSTN
8 1 (0.097%) SAN
8 1 (0.097%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (38.54%) Power BI
2 316 (30.68%) Tableau
3 250 (24.27%) SQL Server
4 234 (22.72%) Data Warehouse
5 164 (15.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 156 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 151 (14.66%) Big Data
8 106 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 98 (9.51%) Hadoop
10 89 (8.64%) Relational Database
11 81 (7.86%) Amazon Redshift
11 81 (7.86%) Looker
12 67 (6.50%) QlikView
13 59 (5.73%) Data Lake
14 56 (5.44%) NoSQL
15 52 (5.05%) Snowflake Schema
16 46 (4.47%) Azure SQL Database
17 42 (4.08%) BigQuery
18 38 (3.69%) Apache Hive
18 38 (3.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 61 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 26 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 24 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 20 (1.94%) JIRA
5 7 (0.68%) GitLab
6 6 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.49%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.39%) Cypress.io
8 4 (0.39%) Selenium
9 3 (0.29%) Gerrit
9 3 (0.29%) Maven
9 3 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.29%) Toad
10 2 (0.19%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.19%) CA Release Automation
10 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.19%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.19%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.19%) webpack
General
1 220 (21.36%) Finance
2 62 (6.02%) Marketing
3 42 (4.08%) Banking
4 32 (3.11%) Public Sector
4 32 (3.11%) Retail
5 25 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.23%) Front Office
6 23 (2.23%) Games
7 19 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 18 (1.75%) Back Office
9 16 (1.55%) Automotive
10 15 (1.46%) Advertising
11 14 (1.36%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.07%) Legal
13 9 (0.87%) Electronics
14 6 (0.58%) Digital Economy
14 6 (0.58%) Law
15 3 (0.29%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.29%) Police
15 3 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 265 (25.73%) Developer
2 202 (19.61%) Analyst
3 145 (14.08%) Data Engineer
4 106 (10.29%) Data Analyst
5 103 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 92 (8.93%) Data Scientist
7 60 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 59 (5.73%) Architect
9 57 (5.53%) Senior Developer
10 55 (5.34%) Consultant
11 46 (4.47%) SQL Analyst
12 39 (3.79%) Business Analyst
13 38 (3.69%) SQL Developer
14 37 (3.59%) Power BI Developer
15 33 (3.20%) Senior Data Scientist
15 33 (3.20%) SQL Data Analyst
16 31 (3.01%) Data Architect
16 31 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
16 31 (3.01%) Software Engineer
17 29 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (7.77%) HTML
2 77 (7.48%) CSS
3 63 (6.12%) React
4 47 (4.56%) Natural Language Processing
5 46 (4.47%) Kafka
6 44 (4.27%) Web Services
7 43 (4.17%) .NET
8 40 (3.88%) AngularJS
8 40 (3.88%) TensorFlow
9 35 (3.40%) scikit-learn
10 34 (3.30%) D3.js
11 31 (3.01%) Pandas
12 28 (2.72%) Keras
12 28 (2.72%) Node.js
13 26 (2.52%) Vue.js
14 24 (2.33%) NumPy
15 19 (1.84%) REST
16 18 (1.75%) Django
16 18 (1.75%) PySpark
17 17 (1.65%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 204 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (9.32%) Algorithms
3 77 (7.48%) User Experience
4 53 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 49 (4.76%) Data Structures
6 35 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
7 24 (2.33%) Hedge funds
8 21 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.65%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
11 14 (1.36%) Analytical Mindset
12 13 (1.26%) Equities
13 12 (1.17%) Life Science
14 9 (0.87%) Reinsurance
15 8 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (0.68%) NHS
17 6 (0.58%) Blog
17 6 (0.58%) Social Media
18 5 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
18 5 (0.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 56 (5.44%) Linux
2 30 (2.91%) Windows
3 11 (1.07%) Android
3 11 (1.07%) Unix
4 10 (0.97%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.58%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.19%) CentOS
8 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.097%) AIX
9 1 (0.097%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 588 (57.09%) Data Visualisation
2 522 (50.68%) Business Intelligence
3 439 (42.62%) Analytics
4 257 (24.95%) Agile Software Development
5 222 (21.55%) Data Science
6 202 (19.61%) ETL
7 185 (17.96%) Data Modelling
8 167 (16.21%) Machine Learning
9 138 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
10 135 (13.11%) Data Analytics
11 124 (12.04%) Data Analysis
11 124 (12.04%) Mathematics
12 120 (11.65%) Computer Science
12 120 (11.65%) DevOps
13 112 (10.87%) Statistics
14 105 (10.19%) Decision-Making
15 100 (9.71%) Artificial Intelligence
16 92 (8.93%) Software Engineering
17 80 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
18 70 (6.80%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 559 (54.27%) SQL
2 384 (37.28%) Python
3 135 (13.11%) JavaScript
4 125 (12.14%) R
5 103 (10.00%) Java
6 94 (9.13%) T-SQL
7 93 (9.03%) C#
8 49 (4.76%) Scala
9 40 (3.88%) C++
10 32 (3.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 27 (2.62%) PowerShell
12 24 (2.33%) TypeScript
13 23 (2.23%) C
14 19 (1.84%) MATLAB
15 15 (1.46%) PHP
16 14 (1.36%) Perl
17 9 (0.87%) U-SQL
18 7 (0.68%) PL/SQL
19 6 (0.58%) Bash Shell
19 6 (0.58%) Go
Qualifications
1 184 (17.86%) Degree
2 55 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (3.40%) PhD
4 30 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 24 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 20 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.26%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (0.97%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.68%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.49%) ISEB
11 2 (0.19%) CCNA
11 2 (0.19%) CCNP
11 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.19%) MCSA
11 2 (0.19%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.097%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.53%) Data Quality
2 23 (2.23%) GDPR
3 20 (1.94%) PMO
4 15 (1.46%) QA
5 4 (0.39%) IEC 62304
5 4 (0.39%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.29%) MiFID
6 3 (0.29%) SLA
7 2 (0.19%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.097%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.097%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (2.91%) Docker
2 11 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.49%) HDFS
6 4 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.29%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.29%) Firmware
8 1 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 27 (2.62%) Ansible
2 22 (2.14%) Kubernetes
3 16 (1.55%) Terraform
4 14 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.17%) Kibana
6 10 (0.97%) Puppet
7 9 (0.87%) logstash
8 7 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.39%) Grafana
10 4 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.39%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.39%) Oozie
11 3 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.19%) Ambari
12 2 (0.19%) Graphite
12 2 (0.19%) Graylog
12 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.19%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 208 (20.19%) Microsoft
2 70 (6.80%) Google
3 43 (4.17%) Databricks
4 36 (3.50%) SAP
5 28 (2.72%) Oracle
6 27 (2.62%) Alteryx
7 19 (1.84%) Cloudera
8 17 (1.65%) Cognos
9 14 (1.36%) Splunk
10 12 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (1.07%) VMware
12 8 (0.78%) Informatica
12 8 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (0.58%) Apple
14 5 (0.49%) Adobe
14 5 (0.49%) IBM
15 4 (0.39%) Cisco
15 4 (0.39%) CommVault
15 4 (0.39%) ESRI
15 4 (0.39%) TIBCO