Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualisation
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 264 298
Rank change year-on-year +30 +34 +76
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 2744 2412 2392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.52% 1.27% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.43% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 1886 1930
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £92,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%

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 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
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 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +40 2591 £52,500 -4.55% 213
London +23 1462 £60,000 - 119
UK excluding London +51 1241 £45,000 - 104
North of England +30 304 £45,000 - 30
South East +18 293 £45,000 -5.26% 28
East of England +54 200 £50,000 - 22
Midlands +114 179 £40,000 -5.88% 5
North West +14 152 £45,000 - 19
South West +15 144 £44,500 -1.11% 9
Yorkshire +37 143 £45,000 - 10
West Midlands +64 108 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Scotland +13 100 £45,000 +19.21% 9
East Midlands +69 64 £36,250 -14.71% 3
Wales +28 16 £35,000 -25.93%
North East -12 11 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Northern Ireland -20 9 £29,000 -27.50% 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 1519 (55.36%) Data Visualisation
2 1357 (49.45%) SQL
3 1204 (43.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1150 (41.91%) Analytics
5 1004 (36.59%) Tableau
6 717 (26.13%) Python
7 710 (25.87%) Degree
8 687 (25.04%) Finance
9 662 (24.13%) Data Warehouse
10 657 (23.94%) SQL Server
11 616 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
12 600 (21.87%) Analytical Skills
13 585 (21.32%) ETL
13 585 (21.32%) Microsoft
14 506 (18.44%) Big Data
15 481 (17.53%) QlikView
16 477 (17.38%) Power BI
17 471 (17.16%) JavaScript
18 442 (16.11%) Computer Science
19 423 (15.42%) R
20 415 (15.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 414 (15.09%) HTML
22 409 (14.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 379 (13.81%) Data Modelling
24 375 (13.67%) Hadoop
25 374 (13.63%) Data Analysis
26 372 (13.56%) Marketing
27 371 (13.52%) CSS
28 357 (13.01%) Machine Learning
29 350 (12.76%) Data Analytics

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
1 322 (11.73%) SAS
2 296 (10.79%) Apache Spark
3 64 (2.33%) Apache Pig
4 54 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (1.82%) Apache
6 29 (1.06%) Confluence
7 25 (0.91%) SharePoint
8 16 (0.58%) CMS
9 15 (0.55%) Apache Solr
10 13 (0.47%) IIS
11 12 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (0.40%) JBoss
13 10 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.29%) Moodle
14 8 (0.29%) WordPress
15 7 (0.26%) GeoServer
15 7 (0.26%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.26%) nginx
16 6 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 312 (11.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 116 (4.23%) SPSS
3 70 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 59 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
5 50 (1.82%) Photoshop
6 44 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 43 (1.57%) MS Visio
8 28 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
10 9 (0.33%) Chatbot
11 8 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (0.26%) InDesign
12 7 (0.26%) InVision
13 6 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
14 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
15 4 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
15 4 (0.15%) Mathematica
16 3 (0.11%) Maya
16 3 (0.11%) Weka
17 2 (0.073%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (0.33%) WebTrends
2 7 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.26%) SAP Business One
3 6 (0.22%) Revive Adserver
4 5 (0.18%) Actimize
4 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.18%) Oracle AML
4 5 (0.18%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 4 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.073%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.073%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.073%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.073%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.036%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.036%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.036%) Raiser's Edge
8 1 (0.036%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 279 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 250 (9.11%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (2.88%) Google Analytics
4 62 (2.26%) Azure Data Factory
5 61 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 49 (1.79%) SaaS
7 45 (1.64%) Adobe Analytics
8 36 (1.31%) Azure Machine Learning
9 32 (1.17%) GitHub
10 23 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
10 23 (0.84%) Office 365
11 19 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (0.62%) PaaS
13 16 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
13 16 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
14 15 (0.55%) Amazon S3
15 14 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 11 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
17 9 (0.33%) IaaS
18 8 (0.29%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.17%) Network Security
2 25 (0.91%) Internet
3 14 (0.51%) HTTP
3 14 (0.51%) SSL
4 11 (0.40%) Firewall
4 11 (0.40%) VoIP
5 10 (0.36%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.36%) Wireless
6 9 (0.33%) LAN
6 9 (0.33%) WAN
7 8 (0.29%) DNS
7 8 (0.29%) Kerberos
8 7 (0.26%) DHCP
9 5 (0.18%) PSTN
9 5 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.15%) NAS
10 4 (0.15%) SAN
10 4 (0.15%) VPN
11 3 (0.11%) Broadband
11 3 (0.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 662 (24.13%) Data Warehouse
2 657 (23.94%) SQL Server
3 506 (18.44%) Big Data
4 481 (17.53%) QlikView
5 477 (17.38%) Power BI
6 415 (15.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 409 (14.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 375 (13.67%) Hadoop
9 281 (10.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 222 (8.09%) NoSQL
11 177 (6.45%) Relational Database
12 165 (6.01%) Spotfire
13 146 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
14 141 (5.14%) MongoDB
15 134 (4.88%) Apache Hive
16 129 (4.70%) Data Mining
17 102 (3.72%) MySQL
18 83 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
19 74 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
20 70 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 96 (3.50%) Git (software)
2 67 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 60 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 56 (2.04%) JIRA
5 51 (1.86%) Talend Open Studio
6 38 (1.38%) Subversion
7 37 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 33 (1.20%) Jenkins
9 28 (1.02%) RStudio
10 23 (0.84%) Mocha
11 21 (0.77%) Selenium
12 19 (0.69%) ERwin
12 19 (0.69%) webpack
13 18 (0.66%) Grunt
13 18 (0.66%) NetBeans
14 16 (0.58%) gulp
15 13 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 12 (0.44%) Vagrant
17 9 (0.33%) Cucumber
17 9 (0.33%) Jasmine
General
1 687 (25.04%) Finance
2 372 (13.56%) Marketing
3 220 (8.02%) Banking
4 141 (5.14%) Retail
5 79 (2.88%) Games
6 59 (2.15%) Advertising
6 59 (2.15%) Legal
6 59 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 50 (1.82%) Investment Banking
8 47 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 43 (1.57%) Retail Banking
10 41 (1.49%) Publishing
11 40 (1.46%) Electronics
12 39 (1.42%) Automotive
13 34 (1.24%) Law
14 32 (1.17%) Front Office
15 25 (0.91%) Private Banking
16 21 (0.77%) Financial Institution
17 20 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 799 (29.12%) Developer
2 621 (22.63%) Analyst
3 308 (11.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 237 (8.64%) Data Scientist
5 232 (8.45%) Consultant
6 227 (8.27%) Data Analyst
7 190 (6.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 169 (6.16%) Architect
9 113 (4.12%) SQL Developer
10 111 (4.05%) Business Developer
11 109 (3.97%) Designer
12 102 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 98 (3.57%) Senior Developer
14 88 (3.21%) SQL BI Developer
15 85 (3.10%) SQL Analyst
16 83 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
17 81 (2.95%) Business Intelligence Lead
18 78 (2.84%) Software Engineer
19 77 (2.81%) Business Analyst
20 75 (2.73%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (15.09%) HTML
2 371 (13.52%) CSS
3 173 (6.30%) .NET
4 170 (6.20%) AngularJS
5 138 (5.03%) Web Services
6 135 (4.92%) React
7 134 (4.88%) D3.js
8 131 (4.77%) HTML5
9 119 (4.34%) Node.js
10 87 (3.17%) RESTful
11 78 (2.84%) jQuery
12 71 (2.59%) CSS3
13 65 (2.37%) Kafka
14 58 (2.11%) XML
15 55 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
16 53 (1.93%) ASP.NET
17 51 (1.86%) JSON
18 50 (1.82%) MDX
19 49 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 40 (1.46%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 600 (21.87%) Analytical Skills
2 442 (16.11%) Computer Science
3 217 (7.91%) User Experience
4 187 (6.81%) Algorithms
5 151 (5.50%) Management Information System
6 81 (2.95%) Data Structures
7 58 (2.11%) Mobile App
8 57 (2.08%) Fintech
9 53 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
10 51 (1.86%) Graphic Design
11 48 (1.75%) Credit Risk
12 34 (1.24%) Social Media
13 33 (1.20%) Life Science
14 30 (1.09%) Data Centre
15 29 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
16 27 (0.98%) Robotics
17 26 (0.95%) Animation
18 25 (0.91%) Taxonomies
19 24 (0.87%) Social Network
20 19 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 170 (6.20%) Linux
2 110 (4.01%) Windows
3 61 (2.22%) Unix
4 30 (1.09%) Android
5 25 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.22%) CentOS
9 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.11%) AIX
11 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.073%) SUSE
12 2 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.036%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.036%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1519 (55.36%) Data Visualisation
2 1204 (43.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1150 (41.91%) Analytics
4 616 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 585 (21.32%) ETL
6 379 (13.81%) Data Modelling
7 374 (13.63%) Data Analysis
8 357 (13.01%) Machine Learning
9 350 (12.76%) Data Analytics
10 342 (12.46%) Mathematics
11 290 (10.57%) Data Management
12 267 (9.73%) Statistics
13 241 (8.78%) Software Engineering
14 224 (8.16%) Scrum
15 219 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 167 (6.09%) Project Management
17 159 (5.79%) Mentoring
18 145 (5.28%) SDLC
19 138 (5.03%) Actionable Insight
20 132 (4.81%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1357 (49.45%) SQL
2 717 (26.13%) Python
3 471 (17.16%) JavaScript
4 423 (15.42%) R
5 336 (12.24%) Java
6 285 (10.39%) T-SQL
7 221 (8.05%) C#
8 142 (5.17%) C++
9 122 (4.45%) Scala
10 104 (3.79%) VBA
11 78 (2.84%) C
12 73 (2.66%) MATLAB
13 71 (2.59%) PHP
14 70 (2.55%) Ruby
15 47 (1.71%) Perl
16 33 (1.20%) ES6
17 28 (1.02%) Bash Shell
17 28 (1.02%) TypeScript
18 27 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 25 (0.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 710 (25.87%) Degree
2 148 (5.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (3.32%) Numerate Degree
4 89 (3.24%) PhD
5 70 (2.55%) Security Cleared
6 39 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 26 (0.95%) Master's Degree
8 21 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (0.77%) Postgraduate
9 20 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.55%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.44%) CREST Certified
11 12 (0.44%) GCIH
11 12 (0.44%) GIAC
12 11 (0.40%) PMP
13 10 (0.36%) MCSA
14 9 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.33%) MBA
15 7 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (7.84%) Data Quality
2 58 (2.11%) QA
3 43 (1.57%) GDPR
4 16 (0.58%) GCP
5 11 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
5 11 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.40%) MiFID
6 10 (0.36%) SLA
7 9 (0.33%) CRD IV
7 9 (0.33%) EMIR
8 5 (0.18%) NEBOSH
9 3 (0.11%) FATCA
9 3 (0.11%) PMO
9 3 (0.11%) WCAG
10 2 (0.073%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.073%) PSD2
11 1 (0.036%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.036%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.036%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.036%) Solvency II
System Software
1 61 (2.22%) Docker
2 31 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.95%) Apache Flume
4 25 (0.91%) HDFS
5 24 (0.87%) Active Directory
6 17 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.18%) Firmware
9 3 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.073%) KVM
10 2 (0.073%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.036%) GridGain
11 1 (0.036%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.036%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (1.31%) Puppet
2 18 (0.66%) Terraform
3 16 (0.58%) Nagios
4 15 (0.55%) Ansible
5 14 (0.51%) Kibana
6 13 (0.47%) Oozie
7 12 (0.44%) ZABBIX
8 9 (0.33%) Marathon
9 8 (0.29%) Grafana
9 8 (0.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 7 (0.26%) Kubernetes
10 7 (0.26%) Nessus
11 6 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
11 6 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
12 5 (0.18%) Mesos
13 4 (0.15%) Jamf Pro
13 4 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.11%) CA Wily
14 3 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1004 (36.59%) Tableau
2 585 (21.32%) Microsoft
3 293 (10.68%) Oracle
4 179 (6.52%) Google
5 150 (5.47%) SAP
6 120 (4.37%) Adobe
7 97 (3.53%) Cognos
8 72 (2.62%) Alteryx
9 57 (2.08%) IBM
10 55 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
11 53 (1.93%) Informatica
11 53 (1.93%) Teradata
12 51 (1.86%) Talend
13 48 (1.75%) Cloudera
14 42 (1.53%) Cisco
15 33 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
16 32 (1.17%) Birst
17 31 (1.13%) VMware
18 30 (1.09%) Hortonworks
19 27 (0.98%) MapR