Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 168 178 206
Rank change year-on-year +10 +28 +39
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 1,316 2,797 2,886
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.08% 1.96% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.13% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 2,302 2,313
Median annual salary £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +2.27%

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 58,337 131,295 156,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.26% 92.21% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 46,626 103,291 124,391
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%

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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020. 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 +22 1,242 £57,500 +15.00% 145
London +13 701 £65,000 +13.04% 63
UK excluding London +9 592 £50,000 +6.38% 97
South East +112 210 £52,500 +12.37% 28
North of England +31 127 £42,500 -5.56% 13
Work from Home +66 94 £59,500 +8.18% 23
Midlands +7 88 £47,500 - 15
West Midlands +31 64 £50,000 +6.38% 10
South West -37 60 £50,000 - 7
East of England +59 55 £65,000 +36.84% 18
North West +24 54 £42,500 -5.56% 10
Yorkshire +84 45 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Scotland +8 37 £49,750 +9.34% 15
North East +20 28 £37,500 +17.19% 2
East Midlands +31 24 £32,500 -31.58% 5
Wales +32 15 £47,500 +25.00% 1

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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.

1 716 (54.41%) SQL
2 667 (50.68%) Business Intelligence
3 657 (49.92%) Data Visualisation
4 593 (45.06%) Analytics
5 470 (35.71%) Power Platform
6 469 (35.64%) Power BI
7 466 (35.41%) Tableau
8 429 (32.60%) Python
9 379 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
10 349 (26.52%) SQL Server
11 323 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
12 306 (23.25%) ETL
13 300 (22.80%) Data Warehouse
14 290 (22.04%) Degree
15 276 (20.97%) Finance
16 274 (20.82%) Microsoft
17 258 (19.60%) Data Analysis
18 254 (19.30%) Azure
19 237 (18.01%) Data Analytics
19 237 (18.01%) Data Science
20 228 (17.33%) Data Modelling
21 207 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 206 (15.65%) AWS
23 191 (14.51%) Machine Learning
23 191 (14.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 180 (13.68%) JavaScript
25 162 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
26 155 (11.78%) Data Lake
27 154 (11.70%) User Experience
28 152 (11.55%) DevOps

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
1 119 (9.04%) Apache Spark
2 30 (2.28%) SAS
3 22 (1.67%) Jupyter
4 19 (1.44%) Apache
5 18 (1.37%) Apache Airflow
5 18 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (0.99%) Luigi
8 9 (0.68%) CMS
8 9 (0.68%) Confluence
9 6 (0.46%) Mendix
9 6 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.38%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.30%) Apache Synapse
11 4 (0.30%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.23%) ThingWorx
12 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 131 (9.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.06%) Figma
4 11 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.84%) Sketch
4 11 (0.84%) SPSS
5 9 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.23%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.23%) InVision
9 3 (0.23%) Revit
9 3 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
10 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.15%) NASTRAN
10 2 (0.15%) Siemens NX
10 2 (0.15%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.076%) Gephi
11 1 (0.076%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.46%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.23%) Actimize
5 3 (0.23%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.15%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.076%) Line 500
7 1 (0.076%) Magento
7 1 (0.076%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.076%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.076%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.076%) Sprinklr
7 1 (0.076%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 470 (35.71%) Power Platform
2 254 (19.30%) Azure
3 206 (15.65%) AWS
4 103 (7.83%) GCP
5 66 (5.02%) Azure Data Factory
6 59 (4.48%) SaaS
7 53 (4.03%) PaaS
8 47 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (2.05%) Serverless
10 26 (1.98%) IaaS
11 22 (1.67%) Amazon S3
12 21 (1.60%) Azure Stack
13 19 (1.44%) Google Analytics
13 19 (1.44%) Logic Apps
14 17 (1.29%) Amazon Kinesis
14 17 (1.29%) Office 365
15 16 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
15 16 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
16 14 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
16 14 (1.06%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.37%) Internet
2 7 (0.53%) Broadband
3 5 (0.38%) DNS
4 4 (0.30%) Firewall
4 4 (0.30%) Skype
4 4 (0.30%) VPN
5 3 (0.23%) DHCP
5 3 (0.23%) HTTP
5 3 (0.23%) LAN
5 3 (0.23%) Network Security
5 3 (0.23%) SSL
5 3 (0.23%) WAN
6 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.15%) SAN
6 2 (0.15%) SMS
6 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.076%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.076%) CTI
7 1 (0.076%) VLAN
7 1 (0.076%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (35.64%) Power BI
2 349 (26.52%) SQL Server
3 300 (22.80%) Data Warehouse
4 207 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 191 (14.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 155 (11.78%) Data Lake
7 147 (11.17%) Big Data
8 130 (9.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 102 (7.75%) Hadoop
9 102 (7.75%) Relational Database
10 83 (6.31%) NoSQL
11 78 (5.93%) QlikView
12 71 (5.40%) Amazon Redshift
13 64 (4.86%) Azure SQL Database
14 57 (4.33%) Looker
15 51 (3.88%) BigQuery
16 49 (3.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 49 (3.72%) BusinessObjects
17 46 (3.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 45 (3.42%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 101 (7.67%) Git (software)
2 41 (3.12%) Jenkins
3 34 (2.58%) Visual Studio
4 19 (1.44%) JIRA
5 12 (0.91%) Babel
6 11 (0.84%) webpack
7 8 (0.61%) Axure RP
7 8 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.53%) Subversion
8 7 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.38%) Selenium
11 4 (0.30%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.30%) Grunt
11 4 (0.30%) gulp
12 3 (0.23%) GitLab
12 3 (0.23%) Gradle
12 3 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 276 (20.97%) Finance
2 92 (6.99%) Marketing
3 41 (3.12%) Banking
4 38 (2.89%) Retail
5 33 (2.51%) Back Office
6 28 (2.13%) Front Office
7 27 (2.05%) Games
7 27 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.82%) Automotive
9 23 (1.75%) Public Sector
10 22 (1.67%) Law
11 20 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (1.22%) Advertising
13 13 (0.99%) Legal
14 11 (0.84%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.68%) Military
16 8 (0.61%) Electronics
17 5 (0.38%) Russian Language
18 4 (0.30%) Norwegian Language
18 4 (0.30%) Police
Job Titles
1 344 (26.14%) Developer
2 339 (25.76%) Analyst
3 190 (14.44%) Data Analyst
4 131 (9.95%) Data Engineer
5 119 (9.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 99 (7.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 88 (6.69%) Senior Developer
8 77 (5.85%) Architect
9 76 (5.78%) Data Scientist
10 60 (4.56%) Business Analyst
11 59 (4.48%) Consultant
12 52 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
13 49 (3.72%) Data Manager
14 46 (3.50%) SQL Analyst
15 43 (3.27%) Software Engineer
16 40 (3.04%) Power BI Developer
17 39 (2.96%) Senior Data Scientist
17 39 (2.96%) SQL Developer
18 36 (2.74%) Data Architect
18 36 (2.74%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (8.36%) CSS
2 108 (8.21%) HTML
3 96 (7.29%) React
4 77 (5.85%) D3.js
5 76 (5.78%) .NET
6 49 (3.72%) AngularJS
7 47 (3.57%) Kafka
8 45 (3.42%) HTML5
9 41 (3.12%) Node.js
10 37 (2.81%) Web Services
11 35 (2.66%) TensorFlow
12 34 (2.58%) scikit-learn
13 33 (2.51%) Pandas
13 33 (2.51%) REST
14 31 (2.36%) Vue.js
15 29 (2.20%) Redux
16 28 (2.13%) NumPy
17 27 (2.05%) Natural Language Processing
18 26 (1.98%) Django
19 21 (1.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 323 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
2 154 (11.70%) User Experience
3 101 (7.67%) Algorithms
4 85 (6.46%) Management Information System
5 63 (4.79%) Data Structures
6 52 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
7 38 (2.89%) Hedge funds
8 30 (2.28%) Mobile App
9 27 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
10 25 (1.90%) Data Centre
11 23 (1.75%) Analytical Mindset
12 13 (0.99%) Clustering
13 12 (0.91%) Life Science
14 11 (0.84%) Equities
15 10 (0.76%) Replication
16 9 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
16 9 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
16 9 (0.68%) Reinsurance
17 8 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
17 8 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (4.79%) Linux
2 33 (2.51%) Windows
3 25 (1.90%) Unix
4 15 (1.14%) Android
5 14 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 12 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.46%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.15%) Robot Operating System
9 1 (0.076%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.076%) Tizen
9 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (50.68%) Business Intelligence
2 657 (49.92%) Data Visualisation
3 593 (45.06%) Analytics
4 379 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
5 306 (23.25%) ETL
6 258 (19.60%) Data Analysis
7 237 (18.01%) Data Analytics
7 237 (18.01%) Data Science
8 228 (17.33%) Data Modelling
9 191 (14.51%) Machine Learning
10 162 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
11 152 (11.55%) DevOps
12 143 (10.87%) Computer Science
13 127 (9.65%) Statistics
14 126 (9.57%) Mathematics
15 117 (8.89%) Project Management
16 106 (8.05%) Artificial Intelligence
17 96 (7.29%) Data Management
17 96 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
18 93 (7.07%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 716 (54.41%) SQL
2 429 (32.60%) Python
3 180 (13.68%) JavaScript
4 135 (10.26%) R
5 126 (9.57%) Java
6 120 (9.12%) C#
7 104 (7.90%) T-SQL
8 64 (4.86%) C++
9 54 (4.10%) Scala
10 41 (3.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 40 (3.04%) PHP
12 39 (2.96%) TypeScript
13 25 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 23 (1.75%) Go
15 21 (1.60%) VBA
16 19 (1.44%) C
16 19 (1.44%) MATLAB
17 18 (1.37%) Perl
18 14 (1.06%) Bash Shell
18 14 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 290 (22.04%) Degree
2 63 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (2.58%) PhD
4 27 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.84%) ISEB
7 11 (0.84%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.53%) CBAP
9 7 (0.53%) IIBA
10 5 (0.38%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.38%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.38%) MCSA
11 4 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.15%) ACCA
12 2 (0.15%) CIMA
12 2 (0.15%) MCSE
13 1 (0.076%) CISSP
13 1 (0.076%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (7.45%) Data Quality
2 34 (2.58%) QA
3 24 (1.82%) GDPR
4 15 (1.14%) PMO
5 4 (0.30%) IEC 62304
5 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.23%) MiFID
7 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.076%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (3.27%) Docker
2 13 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.99%) Hyper-V
2 13 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.30%) Firmware
5 4 (0.30%) HDFS
6 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.076%) vCloud
7 1 (0.076%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.076%) XenApp
7 1 (0.076%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (2.28%) Kubernetes
2 19 (1.44%) Ansible
3 13 (0.99%) Puppet
4 11 (0.84%) SCVMM
5 9 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.68%) Terraform
6 8 (0.61%) Kibana
7 7 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.38%) logstash
9 4 (0.30%) Ambari
9 4 (0.30%) Oozie
10 3 (0.23%) Argo
10 3 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.15%) Control-M
11 2 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.076%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.076%) Graylog
12 1 (0.076%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.076%) Mesos
12 1 (0.076%) SCCM
Vendors
1 466 (35.41%) Tableau
2 274 (20.82%) Microsoft
3 113 (8.59%) Oracle
4 97 (7.37%) Alteryx
5 87 (6.61%) Google
6 64 (4.86%) Cadence
7 63 (4.79%) Teradata
8 62 (4.71%) Blue Prism
8 62 (4.71%) UiPath
9 61 (4.64%) Automation Anywhere
10 56 (4.26%) Databricks
11 50 (3.80%) SAP
12 24 (1.82%) Adobe
12 24 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
13 19 (1.44%) Informatica
14 18 (1.37%) Talend
15 15 (1.14%) Cognos
16 13 (0.99%) Cloudera
17 12 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
17 12 (0.91%) TIBCO