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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 37 51 69
Rank change year-on-year +14 +18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 6,111 1,794 412
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 8.56% 5.70% 4.43%
As % of the General category 13.53% 11.29% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,946 1,369 305
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,450
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +3.03%

Analytical Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 45,154 15,892 4,401
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 63.24% 50.50% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24,665 12,345 3,577
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £79,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Analytical Skills
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Analytical Skills trend for jobs with a WFH option

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Analytical Skills.

Analytical Skills salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Analytical Skills salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, Analytical Skills job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 2,893 (47.34%) Social Skills
2 2,662 (43.56%) Problem-Solving
3 2,357 (38.57%) Agile
4 2,054 (33.61%) SQL
5 1,804 (29.52%) Finance
6 1,423 (23.29%) Python
7 1,333 (21.81%) Analytics
8 1,201 (19.65%) Degree
9 1,124 (18.39%) Azure
10 1,123 (18.38%) Microsoft
11 974 (15.94%) JavaScript
12 901 (14.74%) AWS
13 858 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
14 785 (12.85%) Marketing
15 771 (12.62%) Git (software)
16 768 (12.57%) Software Engineering
17 751 (12.29%) Scrum
18 738 (12.08%) Computer Science
19 708 (11.59%) DevOps
20 704 (11.52%) Project Management
21 649 (10.62%) Data Analysis
22 627 (10.26%) Test Automation
23 626 (10.24%) Java
24 620 (10.15%) Power Platform
25 612 (10.01%) User Experience
26 607 (9.93%) Google
27 594 (9.72%) CI/CD
28 578 (9.46%) Power BI
29 558 (9.13%) Continuous Improvement
30 547 (8.95%) QA

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 180 (2.95%) Confluence
2 157 (2.57%) SharePoint
3 154 (2.52%) SAS
4 98 (1.60%) Apache Spark
5 94 (1.54%) CMS
6 92 (1.51%) Apache Airflow
7 79 (1.29%) IIS
8 78 (1.28%) Apache
8 78 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
9 77 (1.26%) OpenStack
10 53 (0.87%) WordPress
11 48 (0.79%) Jupyter
12 24 (0.39%) Umbraco
13 21 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
14 20 (0.33%) MS Exchange
15 13 (0.21%) nginx
15 13 (0.21%) Tomcat
16 11 (0.18%) Drupal
17 10 (0.16%) EPiServer
18 8 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 532 (8.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 349 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
3 156 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 101 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 72 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
6 50 (0.82%) SPSS
7 46 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 36 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
8 36 (0.59%) Sketch
9 22 (0.36%) Chatbot
10 16 (0.26%) AutoCAD
10 16 (0.26%) Photoshop
11 15 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
12 14 (0.23%) InVision
13 12 (0.20%) Adobe XD
14 11 (0.18%) Campfire
15 9 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
16 6 (0.098%) Maple
17 4 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
17 4 (0.065%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 54 (0.88%) NetSuite
2 25 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.34%) Sentinel
4 20 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
4 20 (0.33%) Shopify
5 17 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
6 16 (0.26%) R3 Corda
7 13 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (0.16%) SAP BPC
10 9 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
10 9 (0.15%) SAP Business One
11 8 (0.13%) Avolution ABACUS
11 8 (0.13%) Changepoint
11 8 (0.13%) SAP MDM
12 7 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (0.11%) Workfront
13 6 (0.098%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,124 (18.39%) Azure
2 901 (14.74%) AWS
3 620 (10.15%) Power Platform
4 486 (7.95%) GCP
5 423 (6.92%) SaaS
6 242 (3.96%) GitHub
7 240 (3.93%) Microsoft 365
8 189 (3.09%) Google Analytics
9 148 (2.42%) PaaS
10 141 (2.31%) Serverless
11 102 (1.67%) Snowflake
12 90 (1.47%) Amazon S3
12 90 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
13 87 (1.42%) Azure Data Factory
14 83 (1.36%) dbt
15 81 (1.33%) npm
16 77 (1.26%) Google Workspace
17 76 (1.24%) Figma
18 70 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
19 65 (1.06%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 153 (2.50%) Firewall
2 104 (1.70%) Internet
3 100 (1.64%) WAN
4 90 (1.47%) DNS
5 78 (1.28%) LAN
6 72 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 66 (1.08%) DHCP
8 59 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
9 56 (0.92%) Broadband
10 54 (0.88%) VoIP
11 51 (0.83%) Network Security
11 51 (0.83%) VPN
12 46 (0.75%) HTTP
13 40 (0.65%) Wireless
14 36 (0.59%) MPLS
15 32 (0.52%) BGP
16 24 (0.39%) FTP
16 24 (0.39%) OSPF
16 24 (0.39%) SAN
17 21 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 578 (9.46%) Power BI
2 545 (8.92%) SQL Server
3 467 (7.64%) Data Warehouse
4 454 (7.43%) Tableau
5 380 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
6 355 (5.81%) Relational Database
7 273 (4.47%) NoSQL
8 265 (4.34%) Big Data
9 251 (4.11%) MySQL
10 157 (2.57%) Looker
11 154 (2.52%) Data Lake
12 129 (2.11%) MongoDB
13 124 (2.03%) Redis
14 110 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
15 102 (1.67%) BigQuery
16 98 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 88 (1.44%) RDBMS
18 73 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 73 (1.19%) Metadata
18 73 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 771 (12.62%) Git (software)
2 471 (7.71%) JIRA
3 185 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 102 (1.67%) Selenium
5 90 (1.47%) GitLab
6 86 (1.41%) Visual Studio
7 85 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 81 (1.33%) webpack
9 67 (1.10%) Appium
10 65 (1.06%) Cypress.io
10 65 (1.06%) Postman
11 61 (1.00%) Maven
12 58 (0.95%) JUnit
13 57 (0.93%) Bitbucket
14 56 (0.92%) Cucumber
15 47 (0.77%) Gradle
16 45 (0.74%) TeamCity
17 41 (0.67%) CircleCI
18 37 (0.61%) Subversion
19 30 (0.49%) Mockito
General
1 2,893 (47.34%) Social Skills
2 1,804 (29.52%) Finance
3 785 (12.85%) Marketing
4 460 (7.53%) Retail
5 449 (7.35%) Organisational Skills
6 415 (6.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 353 (5.78%) Presentation Skills
8 349 (5.71%) Public Sector
9 342 (5.60%) Banking
10 278 (4.55%) Advertising
11 226 (3.70%) Games
12 205 (3.35%) Law
13 187 (3.06%) Legal
14 183 (2.99%) Influencing Skills
15 152 (2.49%) Telecoms
16 144 (2.36%) Manufacturing
17 116 (1.90%) Local Government
18 111 (1.82%) Documentation Skills
19 103 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
20 98 (1.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,313 (21.49%) Analyst
2 1,176 (19.24%) Developer
3 391 (6.40%) Software Engineer
4 348 (5.69%) Senior Developer
5 326 (5.33%) Data Analyst
6 307 (5.02%) Business Analyst
7 292 (4.78%) Data Engineer
8 226 (3.70%) Architect
9 218 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
10 209 (3.42%) Product Manager
11 189 (3.09%) Project Manager
12 185 (3.03%) .NET Developer
13 148 (2.42%) Python Developer
14 141 (2.31%) Full Stack Developer
15 136 (2.23%) Support Analyst
16 134 (2.19%) Senior Manager
17 125 (2.05%) Senior Software Engineer
18 120 (1.96%) Consultant
19 119 (1.95%) Administrator
20 109 (1.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (8.89%) HTML
2 516 (8.44%) .NET
3 512 (8.38%) React
4 465 (7.61%) REST
5 443 (7.25%) CSS
6 359 (5.87%) Node.js
7 276 (4.52%) RESTful
8 227 (3.71%) XML
9 217 (3.55%) AngularJS
10 202 (3.31%) jQuery
11 189 (3.09%) HTML5
12 188 (3.08%) Web Services
13 177 (2.90%) GraphQL
14 176 (2.88%) Kafka
15 170 (2.78%) ASP.NET
16 157 (2.57%) JSON
17 141 (2.31%) Vue.js
18 140 (2.29%) Django
19 137 (2.24%) React Native
20 136 (2.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 612 (10.01%) User Experience
2 466 (7.63%) Self-Motivation
3 284 (4.65%) Analytical Mindset
4 235 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 232 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 204 (3.34%) Algorithms
7 179 (2.93%) Data Structures
8 162 (2.65%) Virtual Team
9 153 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
10 136 (2.23%) Cyberattack
11 124 (2.03%) Cloud Native
12 118 (1.93%) Public Cloud
13 108 (1.77%) Social Media
14 107 (1.75%) Blockchain
15 98 (1.60%) Data Centre
16 71 (1.16%) NHS
17 70 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 69 (1.13%) Legacy Systems
19 65 (1.06%) Cyber Defence
20 61 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 510 (8.35%) Windows
2 456 (7.46%) Linux
3 213 (3.49%) Android
4 152 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 131 (2.14%) Unix
6 120 (1.96%) Windows Server
7 58 (0.95%) Windows 10
8 37 (0.61%) Mac OS
9 26 (0.43%) CentOS
10 20 (0.33%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 13 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.20%) Kali Linux
13 10 (0.16%) VMS
14 7 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
15 6 (0.098%) FreeBSD
15 6 (0.098%) HPUX
16 5 (0.082%) MVS
16 5 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.082%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,662 (43.56%) Problem-Solving
2 2,357 (38.57%) Agile
3 1,333 (21.81%) Analytics
4 858 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
5 768 (12.57%) Software Engineering
6 751 (12.29%) Scrum
7 738 (12.08%) Computer Science
8 708 (11.59%) DevOps
9 704 (11.52%) Project Management
10 649 (10.62%) Data Analysis
11 627 (10.26%) Test Automation
12 594 (9.72%) CI/CD
13 558 (9.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 542 (8.87%) Decision-Making
15 536 (8.77%) Data Modelling
16 530 (8.67%) Data Science
17 493 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
18 487 (7.97%) Project Delivery
19 476 (7.79%) Visualisation
20 449 (7.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,054 (33.61%) SQL
2 1,423 (23.29%) Python
3 974 (15.94%) JavaScript
4 626 (10.24%) Java
5 530 (8.67%) C#
6 428 (7.00%) R
7 399 (6.53%) TypeScript
8 237 (3.88%) PowerShell
9 190 (3.11%) C++
10 160 (2.62%) PHP
11 154 (2.52%) C
12 149 (2.44%) Kotlin
13 124 (2.03%) Go
14 111 (1.82%) T-SQL
15 95 (1.55%) Bash
16 67 (1.10%) ES6
17 63 (1.03%) Ruby
18 62 (1.01%) VBA
19 59 (0.97%) Scala
20 57 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1,201 (19.65%) Degree
2 356 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 251 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 169 (2.77%) SC Cleared
5 126 (2.06%) Master's Degree
6 79 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
6 79 (1.29%) DBS Check
7 73 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 66 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 63 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
10 62 (1.01%) PhD
11 53 (0.87%) CCNA
12 49 (0.80%) PMI Certification
13 46 (0.75%) ISTQB
14 44 (0.72%) CCNP
15 39 (0.64%) CISSP
15 39 (0.64%) DV Cleared
16 35 (0.57%) CISA
17 34 (0.56%) AWS Certification
18 33 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 547 (8.95%) QA
2 268 (4.39%) Data Quality
3 160 (2.62%) SLA
4 105 (1.72%) GDPR
5 91 (1.49%) Accessibility
6 86 (1.41%) PMO
7 82 (1.34%) Actionable Recommendations
8 62 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 28 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 26 (0.43%) NIST
11 23 (0.38%) GMP
12 18 (0.29%) GRC
13 15 (0.25%) Good Clinical Practice
13 15 (0.25%) P3O
14 14 (0.23%) HL7
15 13 (0.21%) ISO 9001
16 12 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
16 12 (0.20%) ITGC
16 12 (0.20%) PCI DSS
17 10 (0.16%) IFRS
System Software
1 476 (7.79%) Docker
2 159 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 129 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 41 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 39 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (0.52%) vSphere
8 22 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (0.29%) KVM
9 18 (0.29%) Xen
10 12 (0.20%) BitLocker
11 10 (0.16%) Firmware
12 8 (0.13%) XenApp
13 6 (0.098%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.098%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.082%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 5 (0.082%) VMware NSX
15 4 (0.065%) Apache Flume
16 3 (0.049%) Lustre
16 3 (0.049%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 483 (7.90%) Kubernetes
2 252 (4.12%) Terraform
3 113 (1.85%) Ansible
4 50 (0.82%) Grafana
5 48 (0.79%) Puppet
6 43 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
7 37 (0.61%) SCCM
8 35 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
9 33 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
10 30 (0.49%) vCenter Server
11 25 (0.41%) Prometheus
12 20 (0.33%) Kibana
13 19 (0.31%) logstash
14 16 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
14 16 (0.26%) Kubeflow
15 14 (0.23%) Nagios
16 11 (0.18%) Autotask
17 10 (0.16%) Consul
18 9 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 7 (0.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 1,123 (18.38%) Microsoft
2 607 (9.93%) Google
3 228 (3.73%) Oracle
4 163 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 160 (2.62%) SAP
5 160 (2.62%) VMware
6 123 (2.01%) Cisco
7 106 (1.73%) Adobe
8 99 (1.62%) Databricks
9 63 (1.03%) IBM
10 62 (1.01%) Apple
11 60 (0.98%) Cognos
12 59 (0.97%) Citrix
13 57 (0.93%) Atlassian
14 46 (0.75%) Alteryx
14 46 (0.75%) Facebook
14 46 (0.75%) Northgate
14 46 (0.75%) ServiceNow
15 45 (0.74%) NEC
16 36 (0.59%) WooCommerce