Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 195 232
Rank change year-on-year +31 +37 +35
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 2,782 2,976 2,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.04% 1.82% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.98% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,228 2,243 2,149
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.99% -8.18%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,395
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,287 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.64% - -

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 125,339 150,104 160,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.13% 91.82% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 98,593 119,437 127,009
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,125
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 20 October 2019.

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 20 October 2019. 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 2,600 £52,000 -0.95% 444
London +40 1,454 £59,900 -0.17% 186
UK excluding London +17 1,271 £45,287 +0.64% 276
South East -27 298 £45,561 -8.88% 76
South West +29 260 £50,000 +11.11% 22
North of England -21 249 £42,500 -5.56% 65
Midlands +68 189 £45,100 -5.55% 35
East of England +37 138 £45,000 +5.88% 60
North West -22 116 £42,500 -10.53% 32
Scotland +7 113 £45,162 +12.91% 11
West Midlands +66 108 £45,100 +0.22% 22
Yorkshire -6 101 £42,500 - 26
East Midlands +26 71 £47,500 -5.00% 12
North East +21 32 £33,500 -19.28% 7
Wales -8 22 £40,000 - 4
Northern Ireland -11 4 £40,000 +18.52% 3

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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 (52.30%) SQL
2 1,451 (52.16%) Data Visualisation
3 1,376 (49.46%) Business Intelligence
4 1,285 (46.19%) Analytics
5 1,058 (38.03%) Tableau
6 967 (34.76%) Power BI
6 967 (34.76%) Power Platform
7 906 (32.57%) Python
8 750 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
9 702 (25.23%) Data Warehouse
10 699 (25.13%) Analytical Skills
11 591 (21.24%) ETL
12 577 (20.74%) Finance
13 569 (20.45%) SQL Server
14 557 (20.02%) Data Science
15 539 (19.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 527 (18.94%) Microsoft
17 473 (17.00%) R
18 464 (16.68%) Machine Learning
19 462 (16.61%) Azure
20 439 (15.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 439 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
21 434 (15.60%) Data Analytics
22 425 (15.28%) Degree
23 395 (14.20%) Data Modelling
24 388 (13.95%) Big Data
25 370 (13.30%) Microsoft Excel
25 370 (13.30%) AWS
26 365 (13.12%) Data Analysis
27 341 (12.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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
1 292 (10.50%) Apache Spark
2 133 (4.78%) SAS
3 54 (1.94%) Apache
4 44 (1.58%) SharePoint
5 43 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (0.86%) Jupyter
7 23 (0.83%) ArcGIS
8 22 (0.79%) Apache Pig
9 21 (0.75%) CMS
10 19 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 17 (0.61%) Confluence
12 13 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
13 10 (0.36%) nginx
14 9 (0.32%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.29%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.25%) IIS
17 6 (0.22%) WebSphere
17 6 (0.22%) WordPress
18 5 (0.18%) Apache Solr
18 5 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 370 (13.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 74 (2.66%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (1.37%) SPSS
4 35 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 29 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (0.75%) Sketch
7 15 (0.54%) Stata
8 14 (0.50%) Photoshop
9 13 (0.47%) Zeplin
10 11 (0.40%) Adobe XD
11 10 (0.36%) InVision
12 8 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.29%) MS Visio
13 7 (0.25%) Figma
13 7 (0.25%) Gephi
13 7 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
14 5 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (0.18%) InDesign
14 5 (0.18%) NUKE
15 4 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 16 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.22%) OPENHousing
2 6 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 5 (0.18%) SAP BPC
4 4 (0.14%) FastStats
5 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.072%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.072%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.072%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.072%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.036%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.036%) Magento
7 1 (0.036%) Odoo
7 1 (0.036%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.036%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.036%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 967 (34.76%) Power Platform
2 462 (16.61%) Azure
3 370 (13.30%) AWS
4 182 (6.54%) GCP
5 92 (3.31%) SaaS
6 72 (2.59%) Google Analytics
7 70 (2.52%) Azure Data Factory
8 57 (2.05%) PaaS
9 51 (1.83%) Amazon S3
10 50 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
11 42 (1.51%) Office 365
12 41 (1.47%) GitHub
13 39 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
14 30 (1.08%) Serverless
15 19 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
15 19 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
15 19 (0.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 19 (0.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 17 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
17 14 (0.50%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.61%) Internet
2 15 (0.54%) VPN
3 12 (0.43%) DNS
4 10 (0.36%) HTTP
5 8 (0.29%) Ethernet
6 7 (0.25%) MPLS
6 7 (0.25%) SSL
7 6 (0.22%) Firewall
8 5 (0.18%) FTP
9 4 (0.14%) DHCP
9 4 (0.14%) OpenVPN
9 4 (0.14%) SMS
9 4 (0.14%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.11%) Intranet
10 3 (0.11%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.11%) Skype
10 3 (0.11%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.11%) Wireless
11 2 (0.072%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 967 (34.76%) Power BI
2 702 (25.23%) Data Warehouse
3 569 (20.45%) SQL Server
4 539 (19.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 439 (15.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 388 (13.95%) Big Data
7 341 (12.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 328 (11.79%) QlikView
9 286 (10.28%) Hadoop
10 168 (6.04%) Relational Database
11 141 (5.07%) NoSQL
12 133 (4.78%) Data Mining
13 131 (4.71%) Data Lake
14 121 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
15 112 (4.03%) Looker
16 107 (3.85%) Apache Hive
17 102 (3.67%) Amazon Redshift
18 94 (3.38%) BusinessObjects
19 88 (3.16%) MySQL
20 85 (3.06%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 260 (9.35%) Git (software)
2 114 (4.10%) JIRA
3 93 (3.34%) Jenkins
4 62 (2.23%) Bitbucket
5 45 (1.62%) git-flow
6 42 (1.51%) webpack
7 41 (1.47%) Bitbucket Server
8 29 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 28 (1.01%) gulp
10 24 (0.86%) Selenium
11 23 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (0.72%) Jasmine
13 19 (0.68%) GitLab
14 18 (0.65%) Axure RP
15 14 (0.50%) Vagrant
15 14 (0.50%) Visual Studio
16 13 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 12 (0.43%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.43%) Travis CI
18 11 (0.40%) Protractor
General
1 577 (20.74%) Finance
2 286 (10.28%) Marketing
3 262 (9.42%) Retail
4 134 (4.82%) Public Sector
5 130 (4.67%) Banking
6 81 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 70 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 63 (2.26%) Automotive
9 43 (1.55%) Electronics
10 37 (1.33%) Games
10 37 (1.33%) Legal
11 34 (1.22%) Law
12 28 (1.01%) Advertising
12 28 (1.01%) Publishing
13 24 (0.86%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.47%) Front Office
16 10 (0.36%) Aerospace
16 10 (0.36%) Billing
16 10 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 749 (26.92%) Developer
2 728 (26.17%) Analyst
3 309 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 295 (10.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 235 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 234 (8.41%) Data Scientist
7 190 (6.83%) Data Engineer
8 159 (5.72%) Consultant
9 128 (4.60%) Architect
10 116 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 109 (3.92%) SQL Developer
12 92 (3.31%) Senior Analyst
13 91 (3.27%) Software Engineer
14 79 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 75 (2.70%) Data Consultant
15 75 (2.70%) Insight Analyst
16 74 (2.66%) SQL Analyst
17 73 (2.62%) Data Architect
18 70 (2.52%) Power BI Developer
19 68 (2.44%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (7.84%) HTML
2 186 (6.69%) CSS
3 178 (6.40%) D3.js
4 145 (5.21%) .NET
5 137 (4.92%) React
6 134 (4.82%) AngularJS
7 100 (3.59%) Kafka
8 94 (3.38%) Node.js
9 85 (3.06%) Natural Language Processing
10 68 (2.44%) RESTful
11 67 (2.41%) TensorFlow
12 66 (2.37%) Web Services
13 64 (2.30%) JSON
14 62 (2.23%) REST
15 58 (2.08%) MDX
16 55 (1.98%) HTML5
17 52 (1.87%) Elastic Stack
17 52 (1.87%) scikit-learn
17 52 (1.87%) Vue.js
18 46 (1.65%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 699 (25.13%) Analytical Skills
2 194 (6.97%) Algorithms
3 184 (6.61%) User Experience
4 167 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 81 (2.91%) Data Structures
6 70 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
7 53 (1.91%) Analytical Mindset
8 50 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
9 43 (1.55%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 39 (1.40%) Virtual Team
11 33 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
12 31 (1.11%) Social Media
13 27 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
14 21 (0.75%) Clustering
14 21 (0.75%) Hedge funds
14 21 (0.75%) Life Science
15 20 (0.72%) FMCG
15 20 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
16 19 (0.68%) CUDA
16 19 (0.68%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 208 (7.48%) Linux
2 73 (2.62%) Windows
3 51 (1.83%) Android
4 39 (1.40%) Unix
5 28 (1.01%) Tizen
6 21 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 18 (0.65%) Windows 10
8 13 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.43%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.11%) CentOS
13 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.036%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,451 (52.16%) Data Visualisation
2 1,376 (49.46%) Business Intelligence
3 1,285 (46.19%) Analytics
4 750 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
5 591 (21.24%) ETL
6 557 (20.02%) Data Science
7 464 (16.68%) Machine Learning
8 439 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
9 434 (15.60%) Data Analytics
10 395 (14.20%) Data Modelling
11 365 (13.12%) Data Analysis
12 299 (10.75%) Mathematics
13 273 (9.81%) Computer Science
14 230 (8.27%) Decision-Making
15 229 (8.23%) Software Engineering
16 220 (7.91%) Data Management
17 211 (7.58%) Statistics
18 196 (7.05%) Scrum
19 192 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
20 186 (6.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,455 (52.30%) SQL
2 906 (32.57%) Python
3 473 (17.00%) R
4 326 (11.72%) JavaScript
5 255 (9.17%) Java
6 239 (8.59%) T-SQL
7 196 (7.05%) C#
8 168 (6.04%) C
9 139 (5.00%) VBA
10 95 (3.41%) C++
11 93 (3.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 84 (3.02%) Scala
13 72 (2.59%) TypeScript
14 67 (2.41%) PowerShell
15 61 (2.19%) Bash Shell
16 50 (1.80%) MATLAB
17 44 (1.58%) Perl
18 37 (1.33%) ES6
19 29 (1.04%) PHP
19 29 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 425 (15.28%) Degree
2 70 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 68 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 54 (1.94%) PhD
5 52 (1.87%) Master's Degree
6 32 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 25 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
8 24 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.54%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.40%) DBS Check
11 10 (0.36%) Postgraduate
12 8 (0.29%) HND
13 7 (0.25%) MCSA
14 6 (0.22%) AWS Certification
15 5 (0.18%) ISTQB
16 4 (0.14%) A+ Certification
16 4 (0.14%) CISSP
17 3 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
17 3 (0.11%) CISM
17 3 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (7.40%) Data Quality
2 123 (4.42%) QA
3 33 (1.19%) GDPR
4 18 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
7 7 (0.25%) PMO
7 7 (0.25%) SLA
8 3 (0.11%) NIST
9 2 (0.072%) COBIT
9 2 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.036%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.036%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.036%) NIST 800
System Software
1 116 (4.17%) Docker
2 53 (1.91%) Apache Flume
3 24 (0.86%) HDFS
4 23 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.54%) Active Directory
6 14 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 13 (0.47%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.25%) Firmware
8 7 (0.25%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.11%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.11%) XenApp
10 2 (0.072%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.072%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.072%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.036%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 67 (2.41%) Ansible
2 57 (2.05%) Oozie
3 50 (1.80%) Kubernetes
4 38 (1.37%) Terraform
5 25 (0.90%) Kibana
6 17 (0.61%) Puppet
7 16 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
8 13 (0.47%) Control-M
9 7 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.14%) Grafana
11 4 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.14%) SCCM
12 3 (0.11%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.11%) Consul
12 3 (0.11%) Netcool
12 3 (0.11%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.072%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (0.072%) Salt
Vendors
1 1,058 (38.03%) Tableau
2 527 (18.94%) Microsoft
3 269 (9.67%) Google
4 151 (5.43%) Oracle
5 138 (4.96%) SAP
6 85 (3.06%) Alteryx
7 78 (2.80%) Splunk
8 77 (2.77%) Informatica
9 63 (2.26%) Cognos
10 59 (2.12%) Databricks
11 56 (2.01%) Adobe
12 52 (1.87%) Talend
13 50 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
14 45 (1.62%) MicroStrategy
15 42 (1.51%) Cloudera
16 36 (1.29%) IBM
17 28 (1.01%) Hortonworks
17 28 (1.01%) Mapbox
17 28 (1.01%) QNX
18 23 (0.83%) VMware