Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 110 172 175
Rank change year-on-year +62 +3 +24
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 3,895 986 2,809
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.11% 2.06% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.21% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,256 802 2,266
10th Percentile £34,125 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -1.96%
75th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,162
% change year-on-year - +5.18% +0.36%

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 118,045 44,620 127,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.22% 93.12% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 78,249 37,207 101,337
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,654
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -

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 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Top 18 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 18 October 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 +61 3,446 £55,000 -1.79% 451
London +50 1,964 £60,000 -7.69% 217
UK excluding London +48 1,589 £47,500 - 249
Work from Home -2 725 £55,000 - 61
North of England +54 385 £45,000 - 61
South East -22 369 £50,000 -9.09% 53
Midlands +8 262 £45,000 +12.50% 50
East of England +44 236 £58,750 -2.08% 33
North West +9 177 £47,500 +5.56% 26
Yorkshire +29 175 £45,000 +5.88% 23
West Midlands -24 161 £55,000 +10.00% 33
South West -3 154 £45,000 +2.27% 34
Scotland +1 140 £50,000 +11.11% 15
East Midlands -16 96 £37,500 -0.08% 17
North East -20 33 £32,000 -28.89% 12
Wales -33 30 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Northern Ireland -30 12 £47,500 +111.11%
Channel Islands - 4 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 2,137 (54.87%) Data Visualisation
2 1,928 (49.50%) Analytics
3 1,866 (47.91%) SQL
4 1,658 (42.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1,307 (33.56%) Power Platform
6 1,302 (33.43%) Power BI
7 1,295 (33.25%) Python
8 1,181 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
9 1,082 (27.78%) Social Skills
10 1,050 (26.96%) Tableau
11 992 (25.47%) Analytical Skills
12 894 (22.95%) Finance
13 885 (22.72%) Azure
14 827 (21.23%) Data Science
15 795 (20.41%) AWS
16 740 (19.00%) Data Warehouse
17 737 (18.92%) JavaScript
18 725 (18.61%) Degree
19 715 (18.36%) Data Modelling
20 705 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
21 649 (16.66%) ETL
22 600 (15.40%) Microsoft
23 584 (14.99%) Data Analysis
24 582 (14.94%) Data Analytics
25 570 (14.63%) SQL Server
26 568 (14.58%) React
27 567 (14.56%) User Experience
28 555 (14.25%) Machine Learning
29 540 (13.86%) Artificial Intelligence
30 512 (13.15%) Microsoft Excel

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
1 217 (5.57%) Apache Spark
2 126 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 123 (3.16%) SAS
4 89 (2.28%) Apache
5 75 (1.93%) SharePoint
6 53 (1.36%) Apache Airflow
7 49 (1.26%) CMS
8 40 (1.03%) Jupyter
9 33 (0.85%) Confluence
10 28 (0.72%) WordPress
11 23 (0.59%) Tomcat
12 20 (0.51%) IBM Domino
13 19 (0.49%) IIS
14 17 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
15 16 (0.41%) Apache Pig
16 15 (0.39%) Apache Solr
17 13 (0.33%) nginx
18 11 (0.28%) Umbraco
19 7 (0.18%) Luigi
19 7 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 512 (13.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 134 (3.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 129 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
4 57 (1.46%) Figma
5 48 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
6 39 (1.00%) Sketch
7 37 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
8 33 (0.85%) MS Visio
9 32 (0.82%) Photoshop
10 30 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 27 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
12 22 (0.56%) Adobe XD
13 17 (0.44%) InDesign
13 17 (0.44%) SPSS
14 13 (0.33%) InVision
15 12 (0.31%) Stata
16 9 (0.23%) Chatbot
16 9 (0.23%) Marvel
17 8 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
17 8 (0.21%) Revit
Business Applications
1 47 (1.21%) Sentinel
2 25 (0.64%) FastStats
3 18 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.44%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 12 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 11 (0.28%) Sage 200
7 10 (0.26%) Primavera
7 10 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
9 8 (0.21%) Unica
10 7 (0.18%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
10 7 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (0.15%) Shopify
12 5 (0.13%) Eloqua
12 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
13 4 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
13 4 (0.10%) Summit
13 4 (0.10%) Teamcenter
14 3 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1,307 (33.56%) Power Platform
2 885 (22.72%) Azure
3 795 (20.41%) AWS
4 418 (10.73%) GCP
5 203 (5.21%) SaaS
6 189 (4.85%) Azure Data Factory
7 162 (4.16%) Serverless
8 152 (3.90%) Snowflake
9 140 (3.59%) AWS Lambda
10 129 (3.31%) Google Analytics
11 104 (2.67%) GitHub
12 103 (2.64%) PaaS
13 99 (2.54%) Amazon S3
14 90 (2.31%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 67 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 66 (1.69%) npm
17 49 (1.26%) Microsoft 365
18 48 (1.23%) Google Sheets
19 44 (1.13%) Azure Sentinel
19 44 (1.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (1.67%) Internet
2 42 (1.08%) Broadband
3 28 (0.72%) VPN
4 25 (0.64%) Firewall
5 22 (0.56%) IPsec
6 20 (0.51%) SSL
7 17 (0.44%) DNS
8 13 (0.33%) DHCP
9 12 (0.31%) FTP
9 12 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.31%) VLAN
10 11 (0.28%) VoIP
11 10 (0.26%) HTTP
12 8 (0.21%) Intranet
12 8 (0.21%) NAS
13 5 (0.13%) GSM
13 5 (0.13%) LAN
13 5 (0.13%) MPLS
13 5 (0.13%) Network Security
13 5 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,302 (33.43%) Power BI
2 1,050 (26.96%) Tableau
3 740 (19.00%) Data Warehouse
4 570 (14.63%) SQL Server
5 388 (9.96%) Big Data
6 318 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 274 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 244 (6.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 240 (6.16%) NoSQL
10 232 (5.96%) Data Lake
11 218 (5.60%) Relational Database
12 199 (5.11%) Hadoop
13 176 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
14 151 (3.88%) Data Mining
15 135 (3.47%) Amazon Redshift
16 133 (3.41%) QlikView
17 117 (3.00%) MongoDB
17 117 (3.00%) MySQL
18 110 (2.82%) BigQuery
19 106 (2.72%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 272 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 222 (5.70%) JIRA
3 86 (2.21%) webpack
4 73 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 70 (1.80%) Visual Studio
6 42 (1.08%) GitLab
7 32 (0.82%) MSI
7 32 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 32 (0.82%) WiX
8 29 (0.74%) Cypress.io
8 29 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
9 27 (0.69%) Axure RP
10 24 (0.62%) Babel
11 21 (0.54%) Bitbucket
12 20 (0.51%) Storybook
13 19 (0.49%) TestRail
14 18 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (0.39%) Vagrant
16 13 (0.33%) ERwin
17 12 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 1,082 (27.78%) Social Skills
2 992 (25.47%) Analytical Skills
3 894 (22.95%) Finance
4 347 (8.91%) Marketing
5 241 (6.19%) Presentation Skills
6 207 (5.31%) Retail
7 188 (4.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 167 (4.29%) Games
9 143 (3.67%) Law
10 129 (3.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 103 (2.64%) Banking
12 102 (2.62%) Influencing Skills
13 99 (2.54%) Manufacturing
14 95 (2.44%) Organisational Skills
15 89 (2.28%) Legal
16 74 (1.90%) Advertising
17 72 (1.85%) Public Sector
18 61 (1.57%) Publishing
19 52 (1.34%) Front Office
20 43 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 942 (24.18%) Developer
2 915 (23.49%) Analyst
3 460 (11.81%) Data Analyst
4 363 (9.32%) Data Engineer
5 275 (7.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 199 (5.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 199 (5.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 185 (4.75%) Consultant
8 175 (4.49%) Data Scientist
9 173 (4.44%) Software Engineer
10 167 (4.29%) Architect
11 163 (4.18%) Senior Developer
12 120 (3.08%) Insight Analyst
13 119 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
14 114 (2.93%) Data Architect
15 99 (2.54%) JavaScript Developer
15 99 (2.54%) SQL Developer
16 96 (2.46%) Python Developer
17 88 (2.26%) Business Analyst
18 78 (2.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 568 (14.58%) React
2 334 (8.58%) CSS
3 321 (8.24%) HTML
4 267 (6.85%) Node.js
5 209 (5.37%) REST
6 175 (4.49%) Vue.js
7 174 (4.47%) AngularJS
8 154 (3.95%) GraphQL
9 151 (3.88%) .NET
10 148 (3.80%) D3.js
11 129 (3.31%) Web Services
12 119 (3.06%) Redux
13 117 (3.00%) HTML5
14 107 (2.75%) RESTful
15 102 (2.62%) JSON
16 96 (2.46%) Kafka
17 91 (2.34%) Pandas
18 89 (2.28%) NumPy
19 80 (2.05%) XML
20 73 (1.87%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 567 (14.56%) User Experience
2 236 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 171 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 153 (3.93%) Life Science
5 141 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
6 102 (2.62%) Data Structures
7 96 (2.46%) Social Media
8 93 (2.39%) Virtual Team
9 71 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
10 61 (1.57%) Digital Media
11 59 (1.51%) Mobile App
12 55 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
13 54 (1.39%) Equities
14 47 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
15 42 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
15 42 (1.08%) Biotechnology
16 41 (1.05%) Renewable Energy
17 38 (0.98%) Client/Server
18 37 (0.95%) Web 2.0
19 32 (0.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 193 (4.96%) Linux
2 137 (3.52%) Windows
3 66 (1.69%) Unix
4 53 (1.36%) Mac OS
5 38 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 37 (0.95%) Android
7 31 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 19 (0.49%) Windows 10
9 11 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
10 9 (0.23%) Mesosphere
11 8 (0.21%) Solaris
12 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
13 3 (0.077%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,137 (54.87%) Data Visualisation
2 1,928 (49.50%) Analytics
3 1,658 (42.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1,181 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
5 827 (21.23%) Data Science
6 715 (18.36%) Data Modelling
7 705 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
8 649 (16.66%) ETL
9 584 (14.99%) Data Analysis
10 582 (14.94%) Data Analytics
11 555 (14.25%) Machine Learning
12 540 (13.86%) Artificial Intelligence
13 487 (12.50%) Software Engineering
14 432 (11.09%) Computer Science
15 374 (9.60%) Data Management
15 374 (9.60%) Decision-Making
16 372 (9.55%) Data Engineering
17 366 (9.40%) DevOps
17 366 (9.40%) Mathematics
18 361 (9.27%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 1,866 (47.91%) SQL
2 1,295 (33.25%) Python
3 737 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 431 (11.07%) TypeScript
5 407 (10.45%) R
6 287 (7.37%) C#
7 241 (6.19%) T-SQL
8 238 (6.11%) Java
9 141 (3.62%) C++
10 116 (2.98%) VBA
11 113 (2.90%) PowerShell
12 112 (2.88%) Scala
13 96 (2.46%) C
14 84 (2.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 84 (2.16%) Ruby
15 66 (1.69%) VB
16 58 (1.49%) ES6
17 51 (1.31%) Perl
18 49 (1.26%) PHP
19 43 (1.10%) Go
Qualifications
1 725 (18.61%) Degree
2 104 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 100 (2.57%) PhD
4 98 (2.52%) Master's Degree
5 80 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 68 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
7 67 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 53 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (0.87%) GCFA
9 34 (0.87%) GCFE
9 34 (0.87%) GCIA
9 34 (0.87%) GCIH
9 34 (0.87%) SANS
10 29 (0.74%) Tableau Certification
11 25 (0.64%) PMI Certification
12 23 (0.59%) APMP
13 17 (0.44%) CISA
14 16 (0.41%) CISM
14 16 (0.41%) CISSP
14 16 (0.41%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 361 (9.27%) Data Quality
2 153 (3.93%) QA
3 101 (2.59%) GDPR
4 75 (1.93%) Accessibility
5 20 (0.51%) Good Clinical Practice
6 19 (0.49%) GRC
7 16 (0.41%) Actionable Recommendations
7 16 (0.41%) ITGC
8 11 (0.28%) COBIT
8 11 (0.28%) PMO
9 8 (0.21%) CDISC
10 6 (0.15%) GMP
10 6 (0.15%) SLA
11 5 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.13%) GLP
11 5 (0.13%) HAZOP
11 5 (0.13%) IEC 61508
11 5 (0.13%) ISO 13485
11 5 (0.13%) ISO 26262
12 4 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 243 (6.24%) Docker
2 38 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.54%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.31%) vSphere
5 10 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.18%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.10%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.10%) HDFS
8 3 (0.077%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.077%) XenApp
9 2 (0.051%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.026%) Firmware
10 1 (0.026%) KVM
Systems Management
1 226 (5.80%) Kubernetes
2 102 (2.62%) Terraform
3 67 (1.72%) Ansible
4 25 (0.64%) Grafana
5 21 (0.54%) Puppet
6 20 (0.51%) Kibana
7 19 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (0.46%) logstash
9 17 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
10 16 (0.41%) Prometheus
10 16 (0.41%) SCCM
11 15 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
12 13 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
13 10 (0.26%) Mesos
13 10 (0.26%) OpenView
13 10 (0.26%) OVSD
13 10 (0.26%) SCOM
14 9 (0.23%) Automic
14 9 (0.23%) Oozie
15 8 (0.21%) Graphite
Vendors
1 600 (15.40%) Microsoft
2 371 (9.53%) Google
3 170 (4.36%) Oracle
4 145 (3.72%) Adobe
5 140 (3.59%) Databricks
6 130 (3.34%) SAP
7 100 (2.57%) Alteryx
8 94 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
9 63 (1.62%) IBM
10 51 (1.31%) Splunk
11 48 (1.23%) Informatica
12 39 (1.00%) Dell
13 38 (0.98%) VMware
14 36 (0.92%) Talend
15 35 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
16 34 (0.87%) Teradata
17 31 (0.80%) Facebook
18 29 (0.74%) Cloudera
19 25 (0.64%) Citrix
20 23 (0.59%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud