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

Visualisation
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 250 267
Rank change year-on-year +31 +17 +81
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 2,701 2,424 2,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.55% 1.39% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.55% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,181 1,961 2,204
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +20.25%

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 156,488 156,273 187,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.87% 89.55% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 127,328 128,676 155,037
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 February 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 February 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 +20 2,539 £54,979 +4.72% 429
London +7 1,403 £60,000 - 204
UK excluding London +50 1,240 £46,750 +3.89% 245
South East +42 339 £50,000 - 47
North of England -5 266 £45,000 - 68
East of England +30 234 £55,000 +37.50% 44
South West +38 162 £44,736 -0.59% 31
North West +13 158 £40,250 -23.33% 45
Midlands +36 125 £40,000 -9.09% 35
Scotland +38 102 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Yorkshire -3 101 £45,000 - 18
West Midlands +30 78 £42,000 -23.64% 22
East Midlands +10 47 £32,500 -18.75% 13
North East -27 10 £48,750 +30.00% 5
Wales -2 9 £34,000 - 8
Northern Ireland -8 9 £29,000 -10.77% 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1,459 (54.02%) Data Visualisation
2 1,295 (47.95%) SQL
3 1,195 (44.24%) Business Intelligence
4 1,096 (40.58%) Analytics
5 990 (36.65%) Tableau
6 754 (27.92%) Python
7 713 (26.40%) SQL Server
8 665 (24.62%) Degree
9 628 (23.25%) Data Warehouse
10 622 (23.03%) Finance
11 614 (22.73%) Big Data
12 591 (21.88%) Power BI
13 590 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
14 560 (20.73%) Microsoft
15 559 (20.70%) Analytical Skills
16 538 (19.92%) ETL
17 471 (17.44%) Data Science
18 439 (16.25%) JavaScript
19 434 (16.07%) QlikView
20 424 (15.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 424 (15.70%) Hadoop
21 407 (15.07%) Data Analytics
22 404 (14.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 400 (14.81%) Data Modelling
24 392 (14.51%) Java
25 383 (14.18%) Machine Learning
26 380 (14.07%) R
27 365 (13.51%) Computer Science
28 362 (13.40%) Data Analysis
29 357 (13.22%) HTML

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
1 333 (12.33%) Apache Spark
2 234 (8.66%) SAS
3 88 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
4 87 (3.22%) Apache Pig
5 56 (2.07%) Apache
6 21 (0.78%) Confluence
7 18 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 15 (0.56%) JBoss
8 15 (0.56%) SharePoint
9 14 (0.52%) WordPress
10 13 (0.48%) CMS
11 12 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (0.37%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
14 8 (0.30%) nginx
15 7 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.26%) IIS
16 6 (0.22%) WildFly
17 5 (0.19%) Jetty
17 5 (0.19%) Luigi
Applications
1 303 (11.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 82 (3.04%) SPSS
3 58 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 55 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 52 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
6 37 (1.37%) Photoshop
7 26 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
8 24 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 15 (0.56%) Weka
10 12 (0.44%) InDesign
11 9 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
11 9 (0.33%) Stata
12 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
13 6 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
13 6 (0.22%) Mathematica
14 5 (0.19%) Chatbot
15 4 (0.15%) InVision
16 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
16 3 (0.11%) Maya
16 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 11 (0.41%) Elite 3E
2 11 (0.41%) WebTrends
3 10 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.22%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.22%) Relativity
6 5 (0.19%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 5 (0.19%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 261 (9.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 244 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (2.48%) Google Analytics
4 61 (2.26%) Azure Data Factory
5 51 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 50 (1.85%) GitHub
7 39 (1.44%) Adobe Analytics
8 38 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
9 36 (1.33%) SaaS
10 33 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
11 25 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
12 23 (0.85%) PaaS
13 20 (0.74%) Amazon S3
14 16 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
14 16 (0.59%) npm
15 14 (0.52%) Office 365
16 13 (0.48%) Serverless
17 11 (0.41%) IaaS
17 11 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 10 (0.37%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.11%) Network Security
2 19 (0.70%) Internet
3 18 (0.67%) SSL
3 18 (0.67%) Wireless
4 15 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.52%) VoIP
6 11 (0.41%) DNS
6 11 (0.41%) Firewall
7 10 (0.37%) DHCP
8 9 (0.33%) SMS
9 8 (0.30%) Broadband
9 8 (0.30%) HTTP
9 8 (0.30%) Kerberos
9 8 (0.30%) LAN
9 8 (0.30%) WAN
10 6 (0.22%) CTI
10 6 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.19%) PSTN
12 4 (0.15%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 713 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 628 (23.25%) Data Warehouse
3 614 (22.73%) Big Data
4 591 (21.88%) Power BI
5 434 (16.07%) QlikView
6 424 (15.70%) Hadoop
6 424 (15.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 404 (14.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 310 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 231 (8.55%) NoSQL
10 202 (7.48%) Relational Database
11 169 (6.26%) Apache Hive
12 156 (5.78%) MongoDB
13 142 (5.26%) Spotfire
14 139 (5.15%) Data Mining
15 109 (4.04%) MySQL
16 99 (3.67%) BusinessObjects
17 84 (3.11%) HBase
18 81 (3.00%) Data Lake
19 80 (2.96%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 139 (5.15%) Git (software)
2 78 (2.89%) JIRA
2 78 (2.89%) Visual Studio
3 71 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 35 (1.30%) webpack
6 32 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 31 (1.15%) Subversion
8 29 (1.07%) ERwin
9 28 (1.04%) Grunt
9 28 (1.04%) gulp
10 26 (0.96%) NetBeans
11 22 (0.81%) Cucumber
12 20 (0.74%) RStudio
12 20 (0.74%) Selenium
13 19 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
14 18 (0.67%) Gradle
15 14 (0.52%) Jasmine
16 13 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
17 10 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 622 (23.03%) Finance
2 270 (10.00%) Marketing
3 192 (7.11%) Banking
4 152 (5.63%) Retail
5 84 (3.11%) Advertising
6 82 (3.04%) Games
7 60 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 53 (1.96%) Law
9 52 (1.93%) Manufacturing
10 50 (1.85%) Telecoms
11 45 (1.67%) Automotive
12 41 (1.52%) Publishing
13 38 (1.41%) Front Office
14 37 (1.37%) Electronics
14 37 (1.37%) Legal
15 27 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
16 26 (0.96%) Financial Institution
17 25 (0.93%) Military
18 19 (0.70%) Aerospace
19 10 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 815 (30.17%) Developer
2 500 (18.51%) Analyst
3 293 (10.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 238 (8.81%) Architect
5 227 (8.40%) Data Scientist
6 214 (7.92%) Consultant
7 174 (6.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 156 (5.78%) Data Analyst
9 119 (4.41%) Data Engineer
10 115 (4.26%) SQL Developer
11 112 (4.15%) Senior Developer
12 104 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 94 (3.48%) Business Developer
14 90 (3.33%) Business Analyst
15 85 (3.15%) Software Engineer
16 84 (3.11%) Data Architect
17 79 (2.92%) SQL BI Developer
18 76 (2.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 75 (2.78%) Designer
20 72 (2.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (13.22%) HTML
2 307 (11.37%) CSS
3 203 (7.52%) AngularJS
4 194 (7.18%) .NET
5 171 (6.33%) React
6 142 (5.26%) D3.js
7 138 (5.11%) HTML5
8 136 (5.04%) Node.js
9 107 (3.96%) Kafka
10 106 (3.92%) Web Services
11 101 (3.74%) RESTful
12 79 (2.92%) Natural Language Processing
13 76 (2.81%) XML
14 70 (2.59%) CSS3
15 61 (2.26%) WPF
16 57 (2.11%) jQuery
17 53 (1.96%) Pandas
18 52 (1.93%) ASP.NET
19 51 (1.89%) SOAP
20 50 (1.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 559 (20.70%) Analytical Skills
2 365 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 219 (8.11%) User Experience
4 186 (6.89%) Algorithms
5 127 (4.70%) Management Information System
6 93 (3.44%) Data Structures
7 76 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
8 65 (2.41%) Mobile App
9 50 (1.85%) Robotics
10 47 (1.74%) Fintech
11 41 (1.52%) Social Media
12 32 (1.18%) Credit Risk
13 30 (1.11%) Analytical Mindset
14 29 (1.07%) Clustering
14 29 (1.07%) Data Centre
14 29 (1.07%) Equities
14 29 (1.07%) Graphic Design
15 27 (1.00%) Taxonomies
16 23 (0.85%) Animation
17 21 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 197 (7.29%) Linux
2 155 (5.74%) Windows
3 73 (2.70%) Unix
4 24 (0.89%) Android
5 23 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.59%) Windows 10
7 14 (0.52%) Windows Server
8 10 (0.37%) CentOS
9 9 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.15%) AIX
10 4 (0.15%) Debian
10 4 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.037%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.037%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,459 (54.02%) Data Visualisation
2 1,195 (44.24%) Business Intelligence
3 1,096 (40.58%) Analytics
4 590 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
5 538 (19.92%) ETL
6 471 (17.44%) Data Science
7 407 (15.07%) Data Analytics
8 400 (14.81%) Data Modelling
9 383 (14.18%) Machine Learning
10 362 (13.40%) Data Analysis
11 344 (12.74%) Mathematics
12 298 (11.03%) Data Management
13 260 (9.63%) Statistics
14 220 (8.15%) Software Engineering
15 216 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 211 (7.81%) Scrum
17 153 (5.66%) Mentoring
18 139 (5.15%) Data Architecture
19 134 (4.96%) Project Management
20 129 (4.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1,295 (47.95%) SQL
2 754 (27.92%) Python
3 439 (16.25%) JavaScript
4 392 (14.51%) Java
5 380 (14.07%) R
6 288 (10.66%) T-SQL
7 254 (9.40%) C#
8 159 (5.89%) Scala
9 149 (5.52%) C++
10 117 (4.33%) VBA
11 96 (3.55%) C
12 75 (2.78%) Ruby
13 74 (2.74%) MATLAB
14 67 (2.48%) PHP
15 57 (2.11%) Perl
16 54 (2.00%) PowerShell
17 50 (1.85%) Bash Shell
18 48 (1.78%) TypeScript
19 46 (1.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 27 (1.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 665 (24.62%) Degree
2 95 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 94 (3.48%) PhD
4 93 (3.44%) Numerate Degree
5 83 (3.07%) Security Cleared
6 38 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 34 (1.26%) Master's Degree
8 29 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (0.81%) DV Cleared
10 19 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (0.67%) Postgraduate
12 14 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.52%) MBA
13 8 (0.30%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.26%) ISEB
14 7 (0.26%) MCSA
14 7 (0.26%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.19%) Analytics IQ
16 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (6.85%) Data Quality
2 93 (3.44%) QA
3 59 (2.18%) GDPR
4 16 (0.59%) MiFID
4 16 (0.59%) SLA
5 14 (0.52%) EMIR
6 13 (0.48%) GCP
7 11 (0.41%) CRD IV
7 11 (0.41%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
9 8 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.15%) NEBOSH
10 4 (0.15%) PMO
11 3 (0.11%) COSHH
11 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.11%) FATCA
12 2 (0.074%) WCAG
13 1 (0.037%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.037%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.037%) TickIT
System Software
1 104 (3.85%) Docker
2 62 (2.30%) HDFS
3 33 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (1.18%) Apache Flume
5 20 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 19 (0.70%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.44%) Active Directory
8 8 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.11%) KVM
10 2 (0.074%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.074%) vSphere
11 1 (0.037%) GridGain
11 1 (0.037%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (1.55%) Puppet
2 26 (0.96%) Oozie
3 21 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
4 19 (0.70%) Ansible
5 16 (0.59%) Kibana
6 14 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (0.44%) Kubernetes
7 12 (0.44%) Nagios
7 12 (0.44%) Terraform
8 10 (0.37%) Nessus
8 10 (0.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 10 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (0.30%) Grafana
9 8 (0.30%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (0.19%) Ambari
12 4 (0.15%) Marathon
12 4 (0.15%) Mesos
12 4 (0.15%) Salt
12 4 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 990 (36.65%) Tableau
2 560 (20.73%) Microsoft
3 275 (10.18%) Oracle
4 186 (6.89%) Google
5 118 (4.37%) Alteryx
6 106 (3.92%) SAP
7 105 (3.89%) Adobe
8 99 (3.67%) Cognos
9 69 (2.55%) IBM
10 67 (2.48%) MicroStrategy
11 66 (2.44%) Cloudera
12 60 (2.22%) Talend
13 58 (2.15%) Cisco
13 58 (2.15%) Teradata
14 43 (1.59%) Informatica
15 38 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
16 37 (1.37%) Hortonworks
17 35 (1.30%) Atlassian
18 33 (1.22%) VMware
19 23 (0.85%) TIBCO