Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 228 248
Rank change year-on-year +17 +20 +71
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 2,829 2,652 2,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.63% 1.53% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.69% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,188 2,184 2,319
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £31,925 £32,500 £32,450
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%

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 157,893 156,906 180,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.74% 90.61% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,632 127,722 149,946
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,190 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.76% +1.45% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +13 2,648 £52,500 - 417
London -15 1,432 £60,000 - 188
UK excluding London +37 1,329 £45,500 +1.11% 256
South East +30 420 £50,000 +5.26% 63
North of England +72 282 £45,000 - 63
East of England +29 208 £50,000 +25.00% 43
North West +55 183 £45,000 - 32
South West +38 165 £44,236 -1.70% 38
Midlands -4 132 £47,500 +11.76% 22
Scotland +13 110 £40,000 -11.11% 23
Yorkshire +26 86 £45,000 - 26
East Midlands -18 72 £47,500 +18.75% 8
West Midlands +32 59 £47,500 +11.76% 14
North East -13 14 £37,500 -31.82% 5
Wales +6 11 £36,750 -8.13% 2
Northern Ireland +6 4 £27,500 -51.75% 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1,455 (51.43%) Data Visualisation
2 1,345 (47.54%) SQL
3 1,196 (42.28%) Business Intelligence
4 1,166 (41.22%) Analytics
5 918 (32.45%) Tableau
6 819 (28.95%) Python
7 743 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
8 706 (24.96%) Big Data
9 690 (24.39%) SQL Server
10 662 (23.40%) Power BI
11 652 (23.05%) Analytical Skills
12 647 (22.87%) Degree
13 592 (20.93%) Finance
14 545 (19.26%) Data Warehouse
15 534 (18.88%) ETL
16 511 (18.06%) Data Science
17 509 (17.99%) Microsoft
18 483 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 481 (17.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 462 (16.33%) Java
21 455 (16.08%) Data Analytics
22 449 (15.87%) Machine Learning
23 444 (15.69%) Hadoop
24 413 (14.60%) R
25 408 (14.42%) Data Analysis
26 391 (13.82%) JavaScript
26 391 (13.82%) Problem-Solving
27 389 (13.75%) Data Modelling
28 383 (13.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 374 (13.22%) 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
1 327 (11.56%) Apache Spark
2 182 (6.43%) SAS
3 114 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
4 70 (2.47%) Apache
5 54 (1.91%) Apache Pig
6 39 (1.38%) Apache Solr
7 33 (1.17%) SharePoint
8 25 (0.88%) CMS
9 22 (0.78%) Confluence
10 14 (0.49%) Tomcat
11 13 (0.46%) WordPress
12 10 (0.35%) Documentum
12 10 (0.35%) EPiServer
12 10 (0.35%) FileNet
12 10 (0.35%) JBoss
12 10 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.32%) IIS
14 8 (0.28%) Alfresco
14 8 (0.28%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 333 (11.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (2.12%) SPSS
3 53 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
4 45 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 28 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 22 (0.78%) Photoshop
8 17 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
9 13 (0.46%) Stata
10 11 (0.39%) Weka
11 10 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (0.32%) InDesign
12 9 (0.32%) InVision
13 7 (0.25%) Mathematica
14 4 (0.14%) 3ds Max
15 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.11%) CPLEX
15 3 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 29 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 13 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
4 11 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
4 11 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 10 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.28%) Abakus
7 6 (0.21%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.18%) Relativity
9 4 (0.14%) Actimize
9 4 (0.14%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 292 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 266 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (2.79%) Google Analytics
4 60 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
5 52 (1.84%) Adobe Analytics
5 52 (1.84%) GitHub
6 45 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 44 (1.56%) SaaS
8 38 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
9 31 (1.10%) Serverless
10 28 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
10 28 (0.99%) npm
11 27 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
12 22 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
13 21 (0.74%) Amazon S3
14 18 (0.64%) PaaS
15 15 (0.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 15 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 14 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (0.81%) SSL
2 14 (0.49%) HTTP
2 14 (0.49%) Internet
2 14 (0.49%) SMS
3 11 (0.39%) Network Security
3 11 (0.39%) Symposium
4 10 (0.35%) DNS
4 10 (0.35%) Firewall
5 8 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.14%) BGP
7 4 (0.14%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.14%) CTI
7 4 (0.14%) DHCP
7 4 (0.14%) OSPF
7 4 (0.14%) Sourcefire
7 4 (0.14%) Wireless
8 3 (0.11%) Broadband
8 3 (0.11%) LAN
8 3 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 706 (24.96%) Big Data
2 690 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 662 (23.40%) Power BI
4 545 (19.26%) Data Warehouse
5 483 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 481 (17.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 444 (15.69%) Hadoop
8 383 (13.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 352 (12.44%) QlikView
10 222 (7.85%) NoSQL
11 190 (6.72%) Apache Hive
12 170 (6.01%) Relational Database
13 150 (5.30%) Data Mining
14 135 (4.77%) Data Lake
15 111 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
16 109 (3.85%) MongoDB
17 98 (3.46%) MySQL
18 97 (3.43%) HBase
18 97 (3.43%) OLAP
19 81 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 187 (6.61%) Git (software)
2 92 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 91 (3.22%) JIRA
4 76 (2.69%) Jenkins
5 57 (2.01%) Visual Studio
6 55 (1.94%) webpack
7 48 (1.70%) Selenium
8 45 (1.59%) gulp
8 45 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 38 (1.34%) Grunt
10 33 (1.17%) Cucumber
11 31 (1.10%) Subversion
12 27 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
13 26 (0.92%) TeamCity
14 25 (0.88%) Gradle
15 22 (0.78%) Jasmine
16 19 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
16 19 (0.67%) Maven
16 19 (0.67%) NetBeans
17 17 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 592 (20.93%) Finance
2 230 (8.13%) Marketing
3 192 (6.79%) Banking
4 155 (5.48%) Retail
5 132 (4.67%) Advertising
6 107 (3.78%) Investment Banking
7 75 (2.65%) Financial Institution
8 71 (2.51%) Games
9 56 (1.98%) Front Office
9 56 (1.98%) Manufacturing
10 52 (1.84%) Telecoms
11 37 (1.31%) Law
12 36 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 34 (1.20%) Electronics
13 34 (1.20%) Military
14 28 (0.99%) Automotive
15 21 (0.74%) Aerospace
16 20 (0.71%) Legal
17 19 (0.67%) Publishing
18 13 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 889 (31.42%) Developer
2 540 (19.09%) Analyst
3 313 (11.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 252 (8.91%) Data Scientist
5 196 (6.93%) Consultant
5 196 (6.93%) Data Analyst
6 191 (6.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 174 (6.15%) Data Engineer
8 173 (6.12%) Architect
9 133 (4.70%) SQL Developer
10 132 (4.67%) Software Engineer
11 108 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
12 99 (3.50%) Senior Developer
13 93 (3.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 86 (3.04%) SSIS Developer
15 85 (3.00%) Business Developer
16 84 (2.97%) Data Architect
17 81 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
18 78 (2.76%) Software Developer
19 77 (2.72%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (9.47%) HTML
2 199 (7.03%) .NET
3 196 (6.93%) CSS
4 167 (5.90%) D3.js
5 154 (5.44%) AngularJS
6 135 (4.77%) Web Services
7 132 (4.67%) React
8 126 (4.45%) RESTful
9 125 (4.42%) Natural Language Processing
9 125 (4.42%) Node.js
10 118 (4.17%) HTML5
11 115 (4.07%) Kafka
12 108 (3.82%) XML
13 86 (3.04%) Pandas
14 78 (2.76%) NumPy
15 62 (2.19%) TensorFlow
16 57 (2.01%) jQuery
17 54 (1.91%) SciPy
18 53 (1.87%) scikit-learn
19 50 (1.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 652 (23.05%) Analytical Skills
2 374 (13.22%) Computer Science
3 231 (8.17%) User Experience
4 214 (7.56%) Algorithms
5 115 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
6 107 (3.78%) Management Information System
7 88 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
8 86 (3.04%) Data Structures
9 71 (2.51%) Mobile App
10 64 (2.26%) Fintech
11 50 (1.77%) Cyberthreat
12 42 (1.48%) Equities
13 39 (1.38%) Life Science
14 32 (1.13%) Graphic Design
14 32 (1.13%) Hedge funds
15 29 (1.03%) Data Centre
15 29 (1.03%) Robotics
16 28 (0.99%) Clustering
17 26 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
18 23 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 226 (7.99%) Linux
2 164 (5.80%) Windows
3 64 (2.26%) Unix
4 30 (1.06%) Android
5 24 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.67%) Windows 10
7 14 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 14 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.42%) CentOS
9 11 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.14%) Debian
10 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.14%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.071%) AIX
11 2 (0.071%) VMS
11 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.035%) Fedora
12 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,455 (51.43%) Data Visualisation
2 1,196 (42.28%) Business Intelligence
3 1,166 (41.22%) Analytics
4 743 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
5 534 (18.88%) ETL
6 511 (18.06%) Data Science
7 455 (16.08%) Data Analytics
8 449 (15.87%) Machine Learning
9 408 (14.42%) Data Analysis
10 391 (13.82%) Problem-Solving
11 389 (13.75%) Data Modelling
12 317 (11.21%) Mathematics
13 275 (9.72%) Software Engineering
14 259 (9.16%) Scrum
15 248 (8.77%) TDD
16 246 (8.70%) Statistics
17 229 (8.09%) Data Management
18 227 (8.02%) Decision-Making
19 200 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
20 188 (6.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,345 (47.54%) SQL
2 819 (28.95%) Python
3 462 (16.33%) Java
4 413 (14.60%) R
5 391 (13.82%) JavaScript
6 332 (11.74%) T-SQL
7 256 (9.05%) C#
8 200 (7.07%) C++
9 173 (6.12%) Scala
10 155 (5.48%) VBA
11 147 (5.20%) C
12 109 (3.85%) MATLAB
13 98 (3.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 72 (2.55%) PowerShell
15 59 (2.09%) PL/SQL
16 56 (1.98%) Ruby
17 52 (1.84%) PHP
18 44 (1.56%) TypeScript
19 41 (1.45%) Perl
20 37 (1.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 647 (22.87%) Degree
2 128 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 109 (3.85%) PhD
4 108 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 94 (3.32%) Numerate Degree
6 63 (2.23%) SC Cleared
7 46 (1.63%) DV Cleared
8 42 (1.48%) Master's Degree
9 23 (0.81%) TOGAF Certification
10 21 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.28%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.28%) MCSD
12 8 (0.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 6 (0.21%) ISEB
13 6 (0.21%) MBA
14 5 (0.18%) CCNP
14 5 (0.18%) Postgraduate
15 4 (0.14%) MCSE
15 4 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (6.36%) Data Quality
2 97 (3.43%) QA
3 59 (2.09%) GDPR
4 15 (0.53%) Solvency II
5 14 (0.49%) GCP
5 14 (0.49%) SLA
6 10 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
7 8 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.28%) MiFID
8 7 (0.25%) FATCA
9 6 (0.21%) PMO
10 5 (0.18%) IFRS
10 5 (0.18%) IFRS 9
11 4 (0.14%) EMIR
12 3 (0.11%) COSHH
12 3 (0.11%) EFQM
13 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.035%) Section 508
14 1 (0.035%) Val IT
System Software
1 125 (4.42%) Docker
2 89 (3.15%) HDFS
3 32 (1.13%) Apache Flume
4 22 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 14 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.25%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.14%) vSphere
10 3 (0.11%) Active Directory
10 3 (0.11%) KVM
10 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.035%) Firmware
11 1 (0.035%) NFS
11 1 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 41 (1.45%) Kibana
1 41 (1.45%) Puppet
2 37 (1.31%) Ansible
3 29 (1.03%) Kubernetes
4 26 (0.92%) Terraform
5 21 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
6 20 (0.71%) Ambari
7 16 (0.57%) Oozie
8 13 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (0.42%) Nagios
10 9 (0.32%) Grafana
10 9 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 9 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (0.18%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.14%) Nessus
13 4 (0.14%) Salt
14 3 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (0.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 918 (32.45%) Tableau
2 509 (17.99%) Microsoft
3 246 (8.70%) Oracle
4 164 (5.80%) Google
5 117 (4.14%) Alteryx
6 107 (3.78%) Adobe
7 104 (3.68%) SAP
8 81 (2.86%) Cognos
9 76 (2.69%) Cloudera
10 71 (2.51%) Talend
11 64 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
11 64 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
12 54 (1.91%) IBM
13 47 (1.66%) Atlassian
14 43 (1.52%) Informatica
15 39 (1.38%) Hortonworks
16 35 (1.24%) Cisco
17 33 (1.17%) Teradata
18 23 (0.81%) Vertica
18 23 (0.81%) WorldPay