Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 152 165 184
Rank change year-on-year +13 +19 +44
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 1,377 2,534 2,794
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.11% 2.03% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.20% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,315 2,050 2,200
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,600 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 60,313 114,969 138,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.40% 92.10% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48,609 92,106 110,401
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,125 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% +2.22% -

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 27 January 2021.

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 27 January 2021. 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 +10 1,248 £60,000 +9.09% 207
London +2 678 £65,000 +8.33% 102
UK excluding London +19 605 £50,000 +5.26% 114
Work from Home +35 305 £60,000 -4.00% 44
North of England +94 181 £51,000 +2.00% 32
South East +25 156 £50,000 +5.26% 16
North West +59 88 £50,000 - 18
Midlands +66 83 £42,500 -5.56% 23
Yorkshire +71 78 £51,000 -0.49% 10
South West -47 72 £40,000 -17.95% 13
East of England +15 54 £65,000 +41.69% 20
Scotland +3 43 £50,250 +5.79% 6
West Midlands +19 42 £45,000 +5.88% 12
East Midlands +75 41 £39,000 -20.00% 11
Wales +34 15 £45,435 +6.91% 3
North East +13 15 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Northern Ireland +13 1 £22,500 -25.00% 1

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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.

1 775 (56.28%) SQL
2 752 (54.61%) Data Visualisation
3 693 (50.33%) Business Intelligence
4 636 (46.19%) Analytics
5 545 (39.58%) Power BI
5 545 (39.58%) Power Platform
6 527 (38.27%) Python
7 372 (27.02%) Tableau
8 367 (26.65%) Agile Software Development
9 319 (23.17%) Data Warehouse
10 313 (22.73%) Azure
11 309 (22.44%) ETL
12 298 (21.64%) SQL Server
12 298 (21.64%) Data Science
13 295 (21.42%) Finance
14 279 (20.26%) Analytical Skills
15 253 (18.37%) AWS
16 252 (18.30%) Data Modelling
16 252 (18.30%) Microsoft
17 239 (17.36%) Degree
18 213 (15.47%) Problem-Solving
19 212 (15.40%) Machine Learning
20 197 (14.31%) R
20 197 (14.31%) DevOps
21 196 (14.23%) Data Analytics
22 192 (13.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 178 (12.93%) Data Analysis
24 171 (12.42%) Big Data
25 160 (11.62%) Computer Science
26 157 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting 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 94 (6.83%) Apache Spark
2 58 (4.21%) Apache
3 57 (4.14%) SAS
4 30 (2.18%) SharePoint
5 29 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.02%) ArcGIS
7 13 (0.94%) Apache Airflow
8 8 (0.58%) Luigi
9 7 (0.51%) Apache Pig
9 7 (0.51%) CMS
9 7 (0.51%) Jupyter
10 5 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.29%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.29%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.22%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.22%) WordPress
13 2 (0.15%) Confluence
13 2 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 150 (10.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.45%) SPSS
3 15 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.58%) Sketch
5 7 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.29%) Simulink
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.15%) Figma
7 2 (0.15%) InVision
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.29%) Maximo
2 4 (0.29%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.22%) SessionCam
4 2 (0.15%) Magento
4 2 (0.15%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.073%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.073%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.073%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.073%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 545 (39.58%) Power Platform
2 313 (22.73%) Azure
3 253 (18.37%) AWS
4 102 (7.41%) GCP
5 84 (6.10%) Azure Data Factory
6 62 (4.50%) PaaS
7 51 (3.70%) SaaS
8 40 (2.90%) IaaS
9 34 (2.47%) Amazon S3
9 34 (2.47%) Google Analytics
10 33 (2.40%) Amazon SageMaker
11 21 (1.53%) Logic Apps
12 19 (1.38%) Serverless
13 17 (1.23%) Office 365
14 16 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
16 14 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
17 13 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
17 13 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.23%) Firewall
1 17 (1.23%) Internet
2 10 (0.73%) DNS
3 8 (0.58%) HTTP
4 5 (0.36%) VPN
5 4 (0.29%) Broadband
5 4 (0.29%) DHCP
5 4 (0.29%) Skype
5 4 (0.29%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (0.29%) Wireless
6 3 (0.22%) FTP
6 3 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.22%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.22%) VLAN
7 2 (0.15%) FIX Connectivity
7 2 (0.15%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.15%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.15%) Network Security
7 2 (0.15%) SSL
8 1 (0.073%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 545 (39.58%) Power BI
2 372 (27.02%) Tableau
3 319 (23.17%) Data Warehouse
4 298 (21.64%) SQL Server
5 192 (13.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 171 (12.42%) Big Data
7 157 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 118 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 104 (7.55%) Amazon Redshift
10 103 (7.48%) Relational Database
11 101 (7.33%) Hadoop
12 92 (6.68%) QlikView
13 87 (6.32%) Looker
14 85 (6.17%) MySQL
15 81 (5.88%) Data Lake
16 78 (5.66%) NoSQL
17 71 (5.16%) Snowflake Schema
18 68 (4.94%) Azure SQL Database
19 64 (4.65%) Data Mining
20 61 (4.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 36 (2.61%) Jenkins
3 29 (2.11%) Visual Studio
4 19 (1.38%) JIRA
5 14 (1.02%) GitLab
6 13 (0.94%) Cypress.io
6 13 (0.94%) webpack
7 10 (0.73%) MSI
7 10 (0.73%) WiX
8 8 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.44%) ERwin
9 6 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.29%) ER Studio
10 4 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.22%) Gerrit
11 3 (0.22%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.22%) Toad
12 2 (0.15%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
12 2 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 295 (21.42%) Finance
2 122 (8.86%) Marketing
3 70 (5.08%) Games
4 66 (4.79%) Banking
5 62 (4.50%) Retail
6 48 (3.49%) Public Sector
7 32 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 31 (2.25%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.82%) Advertising
10 17 (1.23%) Front Office
11 16 (1.16%) Law
12 15 (1.09%) Telecoms
13 14 (1.02%) Legal
14 11 (0.80%) Electronics
15 10 (0.73%) Digital Economy
16 7 (0.51%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.51%) Publishing
17 6 (0.44%) Automotive
18 5 (0.36%) Back Office
18 5 (0.36%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 297 (21.57%) Developer
2 275 (19.97%) Analyst
3 184 (13.36%) Data Engineer
4 148 (10.75%) Data Analyst
5 123 (8.93%) Data Scientist
6 122 (8.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 96 (6.97%) Consultant
8 85 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 78 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
10 68 (4.94%) Senior Developer
11 67 (4.87%) Architect
12 44 (3.20%) Senior Analyst
13 43 (3.12%) Senior Data Scientist
14 42 (3.05%) Data Consultant
15 41 (2.98%) Power BI Developer
16 40 (2.90%) SQL Analyst
17 38 (2.76%) Data Architect
18 36 (2.61%) Full Stack Developer
18 36 (2.61%) Senior DevOps
18 36 (2.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (7.12%) HTML
2 84 (6.10%) CSS
3 76 (5.52%) Kafka
4 74 (5.37%) React
5 63 (4.58%) Web Services
6 56 (4.07%) REST
7 55 (3.99%) Node.js
8 54 (3.92%) Natural Language Processing
9 52 (3.78%) .NET
10 45 (3.27%) Apache Flex
11 42 (3.05%) Vue.js
12 41 (2.98%) AngularJS
13 36 (2.61%) D3.js
14 33 (2.40%) TensorFlow
15 27 (1.96%) scikit-learn
16 26 (1.89%) Pandas
17 23 (1.67%) RESTful
18 22 (1.60%) Redux
19 20 (1.45%) Keras
19 20 (1.45%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 279 (20.26%) Analytical Skills
2 144 (10.46%) User Experience
3 98 (7.12%) Algorithms
4 84 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
5 69 (5.01%) Data Structures
6 45 (3.27%) Mobile App
7 37 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 34 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
9 21 (1.53%) NHS
10 19 (1.38%) Virtual Team
11 13 (0.94%) FMCG
12 12 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
12 12 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 12 (0.87%) Hedge funds
13 11 (0.80%) Data Centre
13 11 (0.80%) Life Science
14 10 (0.73%) Social Media
14 10 (0.73%) Web 2.0
15 9 (0.65%) Augmented Reality
15 9 (0.65%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 69 (5.01%) Linux
2 41 (2.98%) Windows
3 24 (1.74%) Android
4 20 (1.45%) Unix
5 19 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.15%) CentOS
9 2 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.073%) AIX
10 1 (0.073%) Debian
10 1 (0.073%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.073%) Solaris
10 1 (0.073%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 752 (54.61%) Data Visualisation
2 693 (50.33%) Business Intelligence
3 636 (46.19%) Analytics
4 367 (26.65%) Agile Software Development
5 309 (22.44%) ETL
6 298 (21.64%) Data Science
7 252 (18.30%) Data Modelling
8 213 (15.47%) Problem-Solving
9 212 (15.40%) Machine Learning
10 197 (14.31%) DevOps
11 196 (14.23%) Data Analytics
12 178 (12.93%) Data Analysis
13 160 (11.62%) Computer Science
14 147 (10.68%) Mathematics
15 145 (10.53%) Decision-Making
16 113 (8.21%) Statistics
17 111 (8.06%) Data Management
18 110 (7.99%) Stakeholder Management
19 106 (7.70%) Data Engineering
20 105 (7.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 775 (56.28%) SQL
2 527 (38.27%) Python
3 197 (14.31%) R
4 153 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 129 (9.37%) Java
6 105 (7.63%) T-SQL
7 88 (6.39%) C#
8 59 (4.28%) C++
9 53 (3.85%) C
10 50 (3.63%) Scala
11 44 (3.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 44 (3.20%) TypeScript
12 31 (2.25%) Go
12 31 (2.25%) PowerShell
13 21 (1.53%) Perl
13 21 (1.53%) PHP
14 20 (1.45%) VBA
15 19 (1.38%) MATLAB
16 14 (1.02%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 239 (17.36%) Degree
2 79 (5.74%) Security Cleared
3 63 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 51 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 46 (3.34%) PhD
6 21 (1.53%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (0.73%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.58%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.44%) Tableau Certification
11 5 (0.36%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.29%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
14 2 (0.15%) CCNA
14 2 (0.15%) CCNP
14 2 (0.15%) ISEB
14 2 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (7.33%) Data Quality
2 45 (3.27%) QA
3 34 (2.47%) GDPR
4 18 (1.31%) PMO
5 4 (0.29%) SLA
6 3 (0.22%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.15%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.073%) Good Clinical Practice
8 1 (0.073%) HL7
System Software
1 45 (3.27%) Docker
2 14 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.58%) HDFS
4 6 (0.44%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.36%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.15%) Firmware
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.15%) XenApp
7 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.073%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (5.52%) Ansible
2 56 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (2.61%) Kubernetes
4 19 (1.38%) Terraform
5 18 (1.31%) Puppet
6 10 (0.73%) Kibana
7 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.36%) Grafana
8 5 (0.36%) logstash
9 4 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.22%) Oozie
11 2 (0.15%) Graphite
11 2 (0.15%) Graylog
11 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.15%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.073%) Mesos
Vendors
1 252 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 102 (7.41%) Google
3 69 (5.01%) Databricks
4 65 (4.72%) Oracle
5 51 (3.70%) SAP
6 42 (3.05%) Alteryx
7 35 (2.54%) Cognos
8 29 (2.11%) Splunk
9 24 (1.74%) Cloudera
10 17 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (1.16%) Talend
12 15 (1.09%) Informatica
13 14 (1.02%) VMware
14 11 (0.80%) Adobe
15 10 (0.73%) TIBCO
16 8 (0.58%) Sage
16 8 (0.58%) Teradata
17 6 (0.44%) ESRI
17 6 (0.44%) HubSpot
17 6 (0.44%) Intel