Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 56 63
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,987 324 326
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 7.11% 5.05% 4.27%
As % of the General category 13.19% 11.90% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,176 296 263
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,100
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,438 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,702 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.55% +1.40% +3.09%

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 15,067 2,722 3,902
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 53.93% 42.39% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10,703 2,419 3,301
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.68% +6.67% +5.00%

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 25 October 2021.

Analytical Skills salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, Analytical Skills job roles required the following IT 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.

1 878 (44.19%) Social Skills
2 790 (39.76%) Problem-Solving
3 546 (27.48%) Agile Software Development
4 502 (25.26%) SQL
5 483 (24.31%) Degree
6 469 (23.60%) Microsoft
7 459 (23.10%) Analytics
8 452 (22.75%) Finance
9 409 (20.58%) Business Intelligence
10 376 (18.92%) Azure
11 366 (18.42%) Python
12 306 (15.40%) Mentoring
13 267 (13.44%) JavaScript
14 254 (12.78%) AWS
15 249 (12.53%) Coaching
16 241 (12.13%) Microsoft Excel
16 241 (12.13%) Project Management
17 237 (11.93%) DevOps
18 221 (11.12%) C#
19 207 (10.42%) Power Platform
20 202 (10.17%) Power BI
21 185 (9.31%) SQL Server
22 182 (9.16%) User Experience
23 181 (9.11%) Self-Motivation
23 181 (9.11%) Data Analysis
24 173 (8.71%) Scrum
25 171 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
26 167 (8.40%) Marketing
27 166 (8.35%) Computer Science
27 166 (8.35%) Visualisation

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 76 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 56 (2.82%) SAS
3 53 (2.67%) CMS
4 35 (1.76%) Confluence
5 33 (1.66%) Apache Spark
6 31 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 14 (0.70%) Apache
8 13 (0.65%) nginx
9 10 (0.50%) OpenStack
10 9 (0.45%) Drupal
10 9 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.40%) Documentum
12 7 (0.35%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.30%) IIS
13 6 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.15%) Apache Airflow
14 3 (0.15%) Oracle 10gAS
15 2 (0.10%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.10%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 241 (12.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 148 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
3 88 (4.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 26 (1.31%) Figma
6 17 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
7 16 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.40%) Sketch
9 6 (0.30%) Chatbot
9 6 (0.30%) InDesign
9 6 (0.30%) InVision
9 6 (0.30%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.050%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.050%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.050%) Simulink
10 1 (0.050%) SPSS
10 1 (0.050%) Stata
Business Applications
1 30 (1.51%) NetSuite
2 26 (1.31%) Payment Gateway
3 25 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.70%) Sentinel
5 13 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 10 (0.50%) SAP SD
8 9 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
8 9 (0.45%) Magento
8 9 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
9 8 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.30%) Oracle BRM
10 6 (0.30%) SAP MM
10 6 (0.30%) Shopify
11 5 (0.25%) Workday HCM
12 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 376 (18.92%) Azure
2 254 (12.78%) AWS
3 207 (10.42%) Power Platform
4 130 (6.54%) SaaS
5 74 (3.72%) GCP
6 71 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
7 55 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
8 48 (2.42%) Serverless
9 44 (2.21%) GitHub
10 39 (1.96%) Google Analytics
11 33 (1.66%) IaaS
12 32 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
12 32 (1.61%) PaaS
13 23 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
14 22 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
15 19 (0.96%) Slack
16 18 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
17 16 (0.81%) Amazon S3
18 14 (0.70%) Azure Sentinel
19 13 (0.65%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.48%) Firewall
2 25 (1.26%) DNS
2 25 (1.26%) VPN
3 24 (1.21%) Internet
4 22 (1.11%) LAN
5 20 (1.01%) WAN
6 16 (0.81%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.60%) DHCP
8 11 (0.55%) SSL
9 10 (0.50%) SAN
9 10 (0.50%) VSAN
10 9 (0.45%) Network Security
11 8 (0.40%) BGP
11 8 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (0.40%) Multicast
12 7 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.30%) HTTP
13 6 (0.30%) VLAN
14 5 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (10.17%) Power BI
2 185 (9.31%) SQL Server
3 171 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
4 113 (5.69%) MySQL
5 108 (5.44%) Tableau
6 99 (4.98%) Big Data
7 69 (3.47%) Relational Database
8 54 (2.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 53 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 51 (2.57%) NoSQL
11 44 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 41 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (1.96%) Hadoop
14 38 (1.91%) Spotfire
15 36 (1.81%) Data Lake
16 35 (1.76%) MongoDB
16 35 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
17 21 (1.06%) Looker
18 19 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
19 18 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 150 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 93 (4.68%) JIRA
3 47 (2.37%) Jenkins
4 32 (1.61%) Bitbucket
4 32 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
5 31 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 25 (1.26%) Selenium
7 19 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 16 (0.81%) PhpStorm
9 14 (0.70%) gulp
10 11 (0.55%) GitLab
10 11 (0.55%) Gradle
10 11 (0.55%) Katalon Studio
10 11 (0.55%) Postman
10 11 (0.55%) webpack
11 10 (0.50%) JUnit
11 10 (0.50%) Maven
12 8 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 878 (44.19%) Social Skills
2 452 (22.75%) Finance
3 167 (8.40%) Marketing
4 158 (7.95%) Retail
5 123 (6.19%) Presentation Skills
6 108 (5.44%) Public Sector
7 103 (5.18%) Organisational Skills
8 99 (4.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 64 (3.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 64 (3.22%) Influencing Skills
10 59 (2.97%) Banking
10 59 (2.97%) Publishing
11 55 (2.77%) Legal
12 54 (2.72%) Manufacturing
13 48 (2.42%) Law
14 43 (2.16%) Games
15 28 (1.41%) Telecoms
16 23 (1.16%) Advertising
17 19 (0.96%) French Language
18 18 (0.91%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 364 (18.32%) Analyst
2 317 (15.95%) Developer
3 144 (7.25%) Graduate
4 119 (5.99%) Consultant
5 115 (5.79%) Business Analyst
6 108 (5.44%) Architect
7 86 (4.33%) Administrator
8 82 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
9 77 (3.88%) Data Analyst
10 57 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
11 53 (2.67%) Programmer
12 52 (2.62%) Data Administrator
12 52 (2.62%) Data Engineer
12 52 (2.62%) Full Stack Developer
12 52 (2.62%) Senior Developer
13 50 (2.52%) Software Developer
14 42 (2.11%) Software Engineer
15 40 (2.01%) Java Developer
16 39 (1.96%) E-Commerce Administrator
16 39 (1.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (7.40%) HTML
2 138 (6.95%) CSS
3 133 (6.69%) React
4 119 (5.99%) .NET
5 107 (5.39%) Node.js
6 90 (4.53%) REST
7 76 (3.82%) Web Services
8 72 (3.62%) AngularJS
9 56 (2.82%) XML
10 48 (2.42%) RESTful
11 46 (2.32%) HTML5
12 43 (2.16%) CSS3
13 42 (2.11%) Django
14 41 (2.06%) Kafka
15 38 (1.91%) JSON
16 37 (1.86%) Redux
17 34 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 33 (1.66%) Spring
19 31 (1.56%) COM
20 26 (1.31%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 182 (9.16%) User Experience
2 181 (9.11%) Self-Motivation
3 112 (5.64%) Management Information System
4 95 (4.78%) Virtual Team
5 69 (3.47%) Driving Licence
6 68 (3.42%) Algorithms
7 64 (3.22%) Analytical Mindset
8 57 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
8 57 (2.87%) Life Science
9 51 (2.57%) Biotechnology
10 39 (1.96%) Blog
10 39 (1.96%) Data Centre
11 30 (1.51%) Mobile App
12 28 (1.41%) Public Cloud
13 26 (1.31%) Cloud Native
14 24 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (1.11%) Data Structures
16 16 (0.81%) CMDB
17 12 (0.60%) Private Cloud
18 11 (0.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 132 (6.64%) Linux
1 132 (6.64%) Windows
2 38 (1.91%) Android
3 37 (1.86%) Apple iOS
4 33 (1.66%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.01%) Unix
6 18 (0.91%) Windows 10
7 9 (0.45%) SUSE
8 8 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.25%) Solaris
10 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.10%) HPUX
12 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.050%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.050%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.050%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 790 (39.76%) Problem-Solving
2 546 (27.48%) Agile Software Development
3 459 (23.10%) Analytics
4 409 (20.58%) Business Intelligence
5 306 (15.40%) Mentoring
6 249 (12.53%) Coaching
7 241 (12.13%) Project Management
8 237 (11.93%) DevOps
9 181 (9.11%) Data Analysis
10 173 (8.71%) Scrum
11 166 (8.35%) Computer Science
11 166 (8.35%) Visualisation
12 161 (8.10%) Data Modelling
13 160 (8.05%) Software Engineering
14 152 (7.65%) Decision-Making
15 151 (7.60%) Data Science
16 149 (7.50%) Analytical Thinking
17 142 (7.15%) Test Automation
18 141 (7.10%) E-Commerce
19 136 (6.84%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 502 (25.26%) SQL
2 366 (18.42%) Python
3 267 (13.44%) JavaScript
4 221 (11.12%) C#
5 150 (7.55%) Java
6 94 (4.73%) VB
7 90 (4.53%) R
8 66 (3.32%) PowerShell
9 56 (2.82%) TypeScript
10 51 (2.57%) T-SQL
11 47 (2.37%) Go
12 41 (2.06%) PL/SQL
13 40 (2.01%) PHP
14 31 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 30 (1.51%) C
16 29 (1.46%) C++
17 19 (0.96%) Scala
18 16 (0.81%) ES6
18 16 (0.81%) VB.NET
19 15 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 483 (24.31%) Degree
2 80 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (3.02%) CISSP
4 51 (2.57%) Security Cleared
5 43 (2.16%) CISM
6 36 (1.81%) CISA
7 35 (1.76%) CRISC
7 35 (1.76%) SC Cleared
8 31 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (1.56%) PhD
9 29 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
10 23 (1.16%) MBA
11 21 (1.06%) Master's Degree
12 20 (1.01%) ISTQB
13 19 (0.96%) CEH
14 17 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
15 16 (0.81%) ISEB
16 14 (0.70%) CCNA
17 13 (0.65%) DBS Check
18 12 (0.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (6.69%) QA
2 109 (5.49%) Data Quality
3 75 (3.77%) GDPR
4 68 (3.42%) Accessibility
5 37 (1.86%) PMO
6 34 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (1.51%) SLA
8 20 (1.01%) NIST
9 16 (0.81%) Good Clinical Practice
9 16 (0.81%) ITGC
10 14 (0.70%) Actionable Recommendations
11 12 (0.60%) CDISC
12 11 (0.55%) PCI DSS
13 10 (0.50%) GRC
14 7 (0.35%) NCSC
14 7 (0.35%) P3O
14 7 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 6 (0.30%) HIPAA
16 5 (0.25%) COBIT
16 5 (0.25%) GMP
System Software
1 120 (6.04%) Docker
2 64 (3.22%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (0.30%) VMware NSX
4 6 (0.30%) vSphere
5 5 (0.25%) Firmware
5 5 (0.25%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.10%) iptables
7 2 (0.10%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.10%) Xen
7 2 (0.10%) zsh
8 1 (0.050%) Ceph
8 1 (0.050%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.050%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.050%) Squid
8 1 (0.050%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.050%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 88 (4.43%) Kubernetes
2 53 (2.67%) Terraform
3 29 (1.46%) Ansible
4 9 (0.45%) Nessus
4 9 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
5 8 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
5 8 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (0.40%) Puppet
6 7 (0.35%) CASB
6 7 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.35%) Rancher
7 5 (0.25%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 5 (0.25%) vCenter Server
7 5 (0.25%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.20%) Graylog
9 3 (0.15%) Grafana
9 3 (0.15%) Kibana
9 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 469 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 149 (7.50%) Oracle
3 113 (5.69%) Google
4 70 (3.52%) SAP
5 56 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
6 35 (1.76%) Cisco
7 30 (1.51%) Adobe
8 25 (1.26%) ServiceNow
9 24 (1.21%) Splunk
10 23 (1.16%) VMware
11 22 (1.11%) Databricks
11 22 (1.11%) Meraki
12 18 (0.91%) Atlassian
13 17 (0.86%) IBM
14 16 (0.81%) Informatica
15 15 (0.75%) Facebook
16 14 (0.70%) Mercator
17 11 (0.55%) Talend
17 11 (0.55%) YouTube
18 10 (0.50%) Teradata