Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 138 171 186
Rank change year-on-year +33 +15 +37
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 1,965 2,349 2,789
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.37% 2.06% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.24% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,387 1,716 2,159
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.90% +5.71% -4.55%
75th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 76,792 104,892 137,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.47% 92.14% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 59,116 84,257 109,289
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +24 1,755 £55,000 -4.35% 331
London 0 901 £65,000 +4.00% 155
UK excluding London +51 887 £50,000 - 184
Work from Home +40 431 £57,500 -8.00% 80
North of England +78 243 £45,000 -6.25% 35
South East +13 222 £50,000 - 48
Midlands +74 129 £42,500 -15.00% 41
South West -6 125 £42,500 -10.53% 17
Yorkshire +53 113 £47,500 -2.56% 18
North West +55 109 £45,000 -10.00% 15
East of England +49 103 £55,000 +4.76% 31
West Midlands +39 87 £45,000 -10.00% 32
Scotland -4 46 £54,000 +8.00% 10
East Midlands +48 42 £40,125 +21.59% 9
North East +15 21 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Wales +26 15 £41,000 -11.35% 3
Northern Ireland +5 5 £45,000 +50.00%

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 1,060 (53.94%) Data Visualisation
2 1,039 (52.88%) SQL
3 982 (49.97%) Business Intelligence
4 879 (44.73%) Analytics
5 750 (38.17%) Power BI
5 750 (38.17%) Power Platform
6 661 (33.64%) Python
7 566 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
7 566 (28.80%) Tableau
8 464 (23.61%) Data Warehouse
9 449 (22.85%) Analytical Skills
10 441 (22.44%) ETL
11 418 (21.27%) Finance
12 414 (21.07%) Azure
13 405 (20.61%) SQL Server
14 404 (20.56%) Data Modelling
15 385 (19.59%) Data Science
16 369 (18.78%) Degree
17 361 (18.37%) AWS
18 342 (17.40%) Microsoft
19 323 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
20 321 (16.34%) Data Analysis
21 298 (15.17%) Data Analytics
22 281 (14.30%) Machine Learning
23 271 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 266 (13.54%) JavaScript
25 265 (13.49%) R
26 257 (13.08%) Microsoft Excel
27 244 (12.42%) DevOps
28 242 (12.32%) User Experience

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
1 118 (6.01%) Apache Spark
2 83 (4.22%) SAS
3 64 (3.26%) Apache
4 48 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 29 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.17%) Apache Airflow
7 12 (0.61%) ArcGIS
7 12 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (0.46%) Luigi
9 8 (0.41%) Apache Pig
9 8 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.36%) CMS
11 6 (0.31%) Apache Synapse
11 6 (0.31%) Confluence
11 6 (0.31%) Jupyter
12 5 (0.25%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.20%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.20%) Liferay
13 4 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.10%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 257 (13.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.07%) SPSS
5 20 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.71%) Sketch
8 13 (0.66%) Photoshop
9 11 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
10 9 (0.46%) InVision
10 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
11 8 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (0.41%) Adobe Premiere
12 7 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.36%) Gephi
13 5 (0.25%) Figma
14 4 (0.20%) Blender
14 4 (0.20%) InfoPath
14 4 (0.20%) Maya
14 4 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (0.51%) Sage 1000
2 8 (0.41%) Magento
3 7 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.20%) FastStats
5 4 (0.20%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.20%) Shopify
6 3 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.10%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.10%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.051%) Maximo
8 1 (0.051%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.051%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.051%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.051%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 750 (38.17%) Power Platform
2 414 (21.07%) Azure
3 361 (18.37%) AWS
4 158 (8.04%) GCP
5 116 (5.90%) Azure Data Factory
6 56 (2.85%) PaaS
7 48 (2.44%) SaaS
8 46 (2.34%) IaaS
9 41 (2.09%) Google Analytics
10 38 (1.93%) Amazon S3
11 36 (1.83%) GitHub
11 36 (1.83%) Microsoft 365
12 35 (1.78%) Serverless
13 28 (1.42%) Amazon SageMaker
13 28 (1.42%) Matillion
14 25 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
15 22 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
15 22 (1.12%) Logic Apps
16 21 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
17 18 (0.92%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.17%) Internet
2 16 (0.81%) DNS
3 15 (0.76%) HTTP
4 13 (0.66%) Firewall
5 8 (0.41%) VPN
6 6 (0.31%) Ethernet
6 6 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (0.31%) MPLS
6 6 (0.31%) SSL
7 5 (0.25%) Broadband
8 4 (0.20%) FTP
8 4 (0.20%) Intranet
8 4 (0.20%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (0.15%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.10%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.10%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.10%) SMTP
10 2 (0.10%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.051%) DHCP
11 1 (0.051%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 750 (38.17%) Power BI
2 566 (28.80%) Tableau
3 464 (23.61%) Data Warehouse
4 405 (20.61%) SQL Server
5 271 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 241 (12.26%) Big Data
7 239 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 174 (8.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 140 (7.12%) Relational Database
10 123 (6.26%) Data Lake
11 116 (5.90%) Hadoop
12 112 (5.70%) QlikView
13 110 (5.60%) MySQL
14 108 (5.50%) Data Mining
15 101 (5.14%) Amazon Redshift
16 95 (4.83%) NoSQL
17 88 (4.48%) Snowflake Schema
18 85 (4.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 81 (4.12%) Azure SQL Database
20 80 (4.07%) Looker
Development Applications
1 105 (5.34%) Git (software)
2 49 (2.49%) JIRA
3 42 (2.14%) Visual Studio
4 40 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 31 (1.58%) webpack
6 25 (1.27%) MSI
6 25 (1.27%) WiX
7 24 (1.22%) GitLab
8 18 (0.92%) Cypress.io
9 13 (0.66%) Bitbucket
10 12 (0.61%) Babel
10 12 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.36%) ERwin
13 6 (0.31%) Bitbucket Server
13 6 (0.31%) git-flow
13 6 (0.31%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.25%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.20%) Arsenale Dataplane
15 4 (0.20%) Artifactory
General
1 418 (21.27%) Finance
2 188 (9.57%) Marketing
3 112 (5.70%) Games
4 78 (3.97%) Retail
5 75 (3.82%) Banking
6 53 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 49 (2.49%) Law
8 47 (2.39%) Public Sector
9 41 (2.09%) Advertising
10 34 (1.73%) Manufacturing
11 26 (1.32%) Legal
12 24 (1.22%) Publishing
13 21 (1.07%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.92%) Front Office
15 16 (0.81%) Brand Awareness
16 14 (0.71%) Telecoms
17 10 (0.51%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.51%) Automotive
18 9 (0.46%) Digital Economy
19 7 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 483 (24.58%) Analyst
2 443 (22.54%) Developer
3 241 (12.26%) Data Engineer
4 227 (11.55%) Data Analyst
5 158 (8.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 130 (6.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 129 (6.56%) Consultant
8 122 (6.21%) Data Scientist
9 100 (5.09%) Architect
10 82 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 80 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
12 76 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
13 67 (3.41%) Power BI Developer
14 63 (3.21%) Data Architect
15 61 (3.10%) Data Consultant
15 61 (3.10%) Full Stack Developer
16 60 (3.05%) Power BI Analyst
17 57 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 55 (2.80%) Senior Data Engineer
19 53 (2.70%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (8.65%) React
2 154 (7.84%) CSS
3 153 (7.79%) HTML
4 132 (6.72%) REST
5 105 (5.34%) .NET
6 94 (4.78%) Node.js
7 88 (4.48%) Kafka
8 81 (4.12%) AngularJS
9 75 (3.82%) Web Services
10 71 (3.61%) D3.js
11 66 (3.36%) Vue.js
12 58 (2.95%) Apache Flex
13 50 (2.54%) Redux
14 44 (2.24%) Natural Language Processing
14 44 (2.24%) RESTful
15 38 (1.93%) SVG
16 37 (1.88%) ASP.NET
17 32 (1.63%) HTML5
18 31 (1.58%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (1.48%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 449 (22.85%) Analytical Skills
2 242 (12.32%) User Experience
3 104 (5.29%) Data Structures
4 100 (5.09%) Algorithms
5 86 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
6 66 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
7 56 (2.85%) Management Information System
8 44 (2.24%) Mobile App
9 40 (2.04%) Virtual Team
10 36 (1.83%) Life Science
11 29 (1.48%) NHS
12 26 (1.32%) Analytical Mindset
13 25 (1.27%) Client/Server
13 25 (1.27%) Hedge funds
13 25 (1.27%) Web 2.0
14 24 (1.22%) Social Media
15 23 (1.17%) Equities
16 21 (1.07%) FMCG
17 15 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (0.66%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 91 (4.63%) Linux
2 54 (2.75%) Windows
3 37 (1.88%) Android
3 37 (1.88%) Apple iOS
4 33 (1.68%) Unix
5 5 (0.25%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.15%) CentOS
6 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.10%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.10%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.051%) Debian
8 1 (0.051%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.051%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.051%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.051%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,060 (53.94%) Data Visualisation
2 982 (49.97%) Business Intelligence
3 879 (44.73%) Analytics
4 566 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
5 441 (22.44%) ETL
6 404 (20.56%) Data Modelling
7 385 (19.59%) Data Science
8 323 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
9 321 (16.34%) Data Analysis
10 298 (15.17%) Data Analytics
11 281 (14.30%) Machine Learning
12 244 (12.42%) DevOps
13 215 (10.94%) Mathematics
14 199 (10.13%) Computer Science
14 199 (10.13%) Data Management
14 199 (10.13%) Decision-Making
15 174 (8.85%) Data Engineering
16 158 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
17 152 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
18 146 (7.43%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1,039 (52.88%) SQL
2 661 (33.64%) Python
3 266 (13.54%) JavaScript
4 265 (13.49%) R
5 150 (7.63%) T-SQL
6 137 (6.97%) Java
7 134 (6.82%) C#
8 116 (5.90%) TypeScript
9 68 (3.46%) C
10 66 (3.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 62 (3.16%) C++
12 53 (2.70%) Scala
13 41 (2.09%) PHP
14 38 (1.93%) VBA
15 30 (1.53%) Go
15 30 (1.53%) PowerShell
16 23 (1.17%) Perl
17 22 (1.12%) Bash Shell
17 22 (1.12%) PL/SQL
18 18 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 369 (18.78%) Degree
2 125 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 83 (4.22%) SC Cleared
4 48 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 43 (2.19%) PhD
6 40 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 25 (1.27%) Master's Degree
8 22 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (0.56%) CISSP
10 9 (0.46%) Tableau Certification
11 8 (0.41%) DBS Check
12 7 (0.36%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.31%) CCNA
13 6 (0.31%) CEH
13 6 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.31%) GIAC
13 6 (0.31%) Linux+ Certification
13 6 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
13 6 (0.31%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (8.45%) Data Quality
2 71 (3.61%) QA
3 42 (2.14%) GDPR
4 11 (0.56%) Actionable Recommendations
5 10 (0.51%) GRC
6 9 (0.46%) PMO
7 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.31%) NIST
8 5 (0.25%) COSO
8 5 (0.25%) NIST 800
9 4 (0.20%) Good Clinical Practice
10 3 (0.15%) SLA
11 2 (0.10%) AIFMD
11 2 (0.10%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.051%) COBIT
12 1 (0.051%) GLP
12 1 (0.051%) HL7
12 1 (0.051%) ISO 13485
12 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.051%) Solvency II
System Software
1 94 (4.78%) Docker
2 9 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.41%) Apache Flume
4 7 (0.36%) HDFS
4 7 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.25%) Firmware
6 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.10%) XenApp
7 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 89 (4.53%) Kubernetes
2 84 (4.27%) Ansible
3 51 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (1.83%) Terraform
5 12 (0.61%) Kibana
6 11 (0.56%) Puppet
7 7 (0.36%) Grafana
8 6 (0.31%) Oozie
9 5 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.25%) RSA Archer
10 4 (0.20%) Ambari
10 4 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.10%) Graphite
11 2 (0.10%) logstash
11 2 (0.10%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.10%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.051%) SCCM
Vendors
1 342 (17.40%) Microsoft
2 165 (8.40%) Google
3 118 (6.01%) Oracle
4 97 (4.94%) Databricks
5 76 (3.87%) Alteryx
6 68 (3.46%) SAP
7 52 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
8 36 (1.83%) Adobe
8 36 (1.83%) Cognos
9 31 (1.58%) Splunk
10 30 (1.53%) Informatica
11 25 (1.27%) Talend
12 22 (1.12%) Cloudera
13 18 (0.92%) Teradata
14 13 (0.66%) IBM
15 12 (0.61%) ESRI
16 10 (0.51%) Hortonworks
16 10 (0.51%) Twitter
17 9 (0.46%) App Annie
17 9 (0.46%) TIBCO