The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Advertising in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Advertising over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Advertising
Rank 208 124 182
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +58
Permanent jobs citing Advertising 1682 2584 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.66% 2.47% 1.74%
As % of the General category 3.79% 5.66% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1545 1961 1207
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44351 45657 45178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.70% 43.67% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36089 36540 34986
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,791 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Advertising
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Advertising within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Advertising Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Advertising
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Advertising within the UK.

Advertising Salary Trend in the UK

Advertising
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Advertising over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Advertising Salary Histogram in the UK

Advertising
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Advertising within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -90 1521 £47,500 +7.95% 1148
London -74 874 £50,000 +5.26% 438
South East -51 268 £45,000 +5.88% 247
City of London -34 217 £52,500 +16.66% 90
South West -34 145 £37,500 - 65
Wales -1 107 £42,500 +6.25% 7
South Wales 0 98 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Berkshire -34 84 £55,000 +10.00% 96
Surrey +25 70 £41,500 +38.33% 44
East of England +5 62 £47,500 +18.75% 44
North West -57 56 £40,125 +7.00% 116
Bristol -13 53 £43,750 +4.16% 20
Cardiff +10 49 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Reading -12 47 £70,000 +27.27% 43
West Midlands -42 39 £32,000 -8.57% 104
Hampshire -6 37 £42,500 +6.25% 26
Devon +15 36 £25,000 -16.66% 7
Newport +24 35 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Bedfordshire +33 34 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Plymouth +8 31 £24,000 -20.00% 2
Torfaen -3 28 £47,000 +6.81%
Cwmbran -3 28 £47,000 +6.81%
Yorkshire -28 28 £37,500 -1.31% 42
Buckinghamshire -20 24 £47,500 +18.75% 18
Manchester -25 23 £47,500 +35.71% 73
North East +12 22 £41,250 +26.92% 31
West Yorkshire -15 22 £38,500 -3.75% 14
Leeds -7 20 £38,500 -2.53% 11
East Midlands -27 19 £37,500 - 36
Kent +5 18 £35,000 -22.22% 20

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Advertising also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Advertising.

1 971 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 835 (24.43%) Marketing
3 764 (22.35%) Microsoft
4 701 (20.51%) .NET
5 686 (20.07%) HTML
6 661 (19.34%) SQL
6 661 (19.34%) SQL Server
7 646 (18.90%) JavaScript
8 642 (18.78%) C#
9 612 (17.91%) Finance
10 552 (16.15%) CSS
11 482 (14.10%) ASP.NET
12 479 (14.01%) MVC
13 448 (13.11%) Degree
14 424 (12.40%) TDD
15 371 (10.85%) Scrum
16 352 (10.30%) Windows
17 351 (10.27%) Java
18 310 (9.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 309 (9.04%) MS Excel
20 302 (8.84%) CRM
20 302 (8.84%) Project Management
21 300 (8.78%) BDD
22 287 (8.40%) jQuery
23 277 (8.10%) PHP
24 275 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
25 264 (7.72%) Facebook
26 260 (7.61%) Analytics
27 258 (7.55%) Git (software)
28 256 (7.49%) Retail

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Advertising also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Advertising. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 222 (6.50%) Node.js
2 164 (4.80%) CMS
3 151 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 75 (2.19%) WordPress
5 71 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 62 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 55 (1.61%) Apache
8 43 (1.26%) SAS
9 42 (1.23%) Drupal
10 39 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
11 37 (1.08%) Umbraco
12 35 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
12 35 (1.02%) IIS
13 33 (0.97%) MS Exchange
14 30 (0.88%) Apache Spark
15 27 (0.79%) Kentico
16 19 (0.56%) Tomcat
17 18 (0.53%) Apache Solr
18 17 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
18 17 (0.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 309 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 170 (4.97%) MS Office
3 125 (3.66%) Photoshop
4 56 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 50 (1.46%) MS Project
6 45 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 40 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 17 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
9 12 (0.35%) MS Visio
10 10 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
11 8 (0.23%) InDesign
12 6 (0.18%) PowerPivot
13 5 (0.15%) Acrobat
14 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
14 4 (0.12%) SPSS
15 3 (0.088%) 3ds Max
15 3 (0.088%) Final Cut Pro
15 3 (0.088%) Maya
16 2 (0.059%) AutoCAD
17 1 (0.029%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 131 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.97%) Sage 200
3 28 (0.82%) SAP Business One
4 26 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
4 26 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
5 23 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 18 (0.53%) Sage X3
7 16 (0.47%) Magento
8 13 (0.38%) SAP ERP
9 8 (0.23%) Sage CRM
10 6 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
10 6 (0.18%) Infor CRM
11 5 (0.15%) WebTrends
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.12%) Sage 1000
12 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.088%) JDE World
13 3 (0.088%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 100 (2.93%) Google Analytics
2 97 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (2.69%) Office 365
4 65 (1.90%) SaaS
5 57 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 46 (1.35%) AdWords
7 42 (1.23%) PaaS
8 39 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (0.79%) GitHub
10 18 (0.53%) IaaS
11 15 (0.44%) Amazon S3
12 14 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
15 5 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 5 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
16 4 (0.12%) SoftLayer
16 4 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (2.93%) Firewall
2 93 (2.72%) Internet
3 74 (2.17%) LAN
4 71 (2.08%) HTTP
5 68 (1.99%) SAN
6 67 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 63 (1.84%) WAN
8 60 (1.76%) VPN
9 54 (1.58%) DNS
10 26 (0.76%) DHCP
11 25 (0.73%) Network Security
11 25 (0.73%) VLAN
11 25 (0.73%) Wireless
12 22 (0.64%) VoIP
12 22 (0.64%) WLAN
13 21 (0.61%) SSL
14 18 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (0.53%) DMZ
14 18 (0.53%) MPLS
15 17 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 661 (19.34%) SQL Server
2 249 (7.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 226 (6.61%) MySQL
4 176 (5.15%) NoSQL
5 169 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 165 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 132 (3.86%) Big Data
8 120 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
9 112 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 91 (2.66%) MongoDB
11 68 (1.99%) Relational Database
12 67 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
13 57 (1.67%) Data Mining
14 53 (1.55%) Hadoop
15 48 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 40 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
17 33 (0.97%) Oracle Database
18 31 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
19 30 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 29 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 258 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 116 (3.39%) Selenium
3 67 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 57 (1.67%) Visual Studio
5 54 (1.58%) Cucumber
6 53 (1.55%) NUnit
7 49 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 47 (1.38%) Subversion
9 42 (1.23%) JIRA
9 42 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
10 37 (1.08%) gulp
11 35 (1.02%) Grunt
12 21 (0.61%) Maven
13 20 (0.59%) Ant
14 19 (0.56%) Axure RP
14 19 (0.56%) WebDriver
15 16 (0.47%) JsTestDriver
15 16 (0.47%) Vagrant
16 11 (0.32%) Jasmine
16 11 (0.32%) JBehave
General
1 835 (24.43%) Marketing
2 612 (17.91%) Finance
3 256 (7.49%) Retail
4 229 (6.70%) Telecoms
5 116 (3.39%) Banking
6 96 (2.81%) Games
7 66 (1.93%) Law
8 54 (1.58%) Billing
9 52 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 32 (0.94%) Publishing
11 28 (0.82%) Legal
12 21 (0.61%) Front Office
13 19 (0.56%) Electronics
14 18 (0.53%) Back Office
14 18 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 17 (0.50%) German Language
15 17 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.38%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.35%) Multimedia
18 9 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1155 (33.79%) Developer
2 480 (14.04%) Analyst
3 388 (11.35%) .NET Developer
4 244 (7.14%) Consultant
5 220 (6.44%) C# Developer
6 193 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 173 (5.06%) Project Manager
8 162 (4.74%) Business Analyst
9 155 (4.53%) Senior Developer
10 151 (4.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 146 (4.27%) PHP Developer
12 137 (4.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 126 (3.69%) Java Developer
14 125 (3.66%) Junior
15 120 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
16 119 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 119 (3.48%) Designer
17 99 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 90 (2.63%) HTML Developer
19 83 (2.43%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 701 (20.51%) .NET
2 686 (20.07%) HTML
3 552 (16.15%) CSS
4 482 (14.10%) ASP.NET
5 310 (9.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 287 (8.40%) jQuery
7 248 (7.26%) HTML5
8 234 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 234 (6.85%) RESTful
9 229 (6.70%) Web Services
10 227 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 211 (6.17%) .NET Framework
12 210 (6.14%) AngularJS
13 208 (6.09%) WCF
14 183 (5.35%) CSS3
15 163 (4.77%) Entity Framework
16 131 (3.83%) XML
17 88 (2.57%) SOAP
18 82 (2.40%) REST
19 78 (2.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 275 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 220 (6.44%) User Experience
3 212 (6.20%) Computer Science
4 192 (5.62%) Social Media
5 122 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 94 (2.75%) Digital Media
7 77 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 68 (1.99%) Mathematics
9 65 (1.90%) PMI
10 63 (1.84%) Data Centre
11 56 (1.64%) FMCG
12 53 (1.55%) Management Information System
12 53 (1.55%) Visualisation
13 47 (1.38%) Statistics
14 37 (1.08%) Blackberry
15 32 (0.94%) Graphic Design
16 31 (0.91%) Blog
17 26 (0.76%) Data Integration
17 26 (0.76%) iPhone
18 25 (0.73%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 352 (10.30%) Windows
2 243 (7.11%) Linux
3 132 (3.86%) Windows Server
4 127 (3.72%) Unix
5 83 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (2.31%) Android
7 63 (1.84%) Windows 7
7 63 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (1.43%) Mac OS X
9 46 (1.35%) Apple iOS
10 38 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (0.82%) Windows 8
12 24 (0.70%) Windows XP
13 20 (0.59%) CentOS
14 15 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.41%) Fedora
16 11 (0.32%) HPUX
17 9 (0.26%) Debian
18 6 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 971 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 479 (14.01%) MVC
3 424 (12.40%) TDD
4 371 (10.85%) Scrum
5 302 (8.84%) CRM
5 302 (8.84%) Project Management
6 300 (8.78%) BDD
7 260 (7.61%) Analytics
8 250 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
9 245 (7.17%) Web Application Development
10 200 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 196 (5.73%) E-Commerce
12 175 (5.12%) PRINCE2
13 174 (5.09%) OO
14 173 (5.06%) Business Analysis
15 163 (4.77%) Software Engineering
16 144 (4.21%) ITIL
17 141 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
18 139 (4.07%) Front End Development
19 138 (4.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 661 (19.34%) SQL
2 646 (18.90%) JavaScript
3 642 (18.78%) C#
4 351 (10.27%) Java
5 277 (8.10%) PHP
6 191 (5.59%) T-SQL
7 159 (4.65%) Ruby
8 158 (4.62%) Python
9 90 (2.63%) C++
10 75 (2.19%) C
11 68 (1.99%) VB.NET
12 42 (1.23%) Perl
13 38 (1.11%) VB
14 35 (1.02%) Scala
15 34 (0.99%) VBA
16 30 (0.88%) PowerShell
17 29 (0.85%) R
18 27 (0.79%) Bash Shell
18 27 (0.79%) Shell Script
19 26 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 448 (13.11%) Degree
2 103 (3.01%) PMI Certification
3 97 (2.84%) ISEB
4 72 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (1.52%) PMP
7 44 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 40 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
9 36 (1.05%) CCNA
10 34 (0.99%) ISTQB
11 29 (0.85%) Security Cleared
12 28 (0.82%) MCSE
13 24 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (0.50%) APMG
15 16 (0.47%) MCSA
16 15 (0.44%) CCNP
16 15 (0.44%) MCP
17 14 (0.41%) PgMP
17 14 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 14 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (3.07%) QA
2 28 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.38%) SLA
5 6 (0.18%) GAMP
5 6 (0.18%) GMP
5 6 (0.18%) SDET
6 5 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.12%) Basel III
7 4 (0.12%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.12%) WCAG
8 2 (0.059%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.059%) GAAP
8 2 (0.059%) MiFID
8 2 (0.059%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.029%) COREP
9 1 (0.029%) EMIR
9 1 (0.029%) FINREP
9 1 (0.029%) ISO19770
System Software
1 130 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 115 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (1.17%) Docker
4 35 (1.02%) XenApp
5 33 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.88%) Varnish
7 27 (0.79%) vSphere
8 23 (0.67%) VMware ESX
9 18 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 15 (0.44%) XenServer
11 14 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.23%) NFS
14 7 (0.20%) Xen
15 5 (0.15%) LXC
15 5 (0.15%) Squid
16 4 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 4 (0.12%) HDFS
16 4 (0.12%) KVM
16 4 (0.12%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 35 (1.02%) SCCM
2 33 (0.97%) Puppet
3 17 (0.50%) SCOM
4 16 (0.47%) Ansible
5 14 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.26%) Bacula
6 9 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
6 9 (0.26%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.18%) cPanel
8 6 (0.18%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.088%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.088%) Kibana
11 3 (0.088%) logstash
11 3 (0.088%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.059%) Nagios
Vendors
1 764 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 264 (7.72%) Facebook
3 168 (4.92%) VMware
4 166 (4.86%) Google
5 133 (3.89%) Adobe
6 99 (2.90%) Oracle
7 94 (2.75%) Cisco
8 84 (2.46%) Citrix
9 52 (1.52%) Sage
9 52 (1.52%) SAP
10 48 (1.40%) IBM
10 48 (1.40%) Sitecore
11 46 (1.35%) HP
12 45 (1.32%) Twitter
13 44 (1.29%) Juniper
14 39 (1.14%) Tableau
15 36 (1.05%) EPiServer
15 36 (1.05%) Zend
16 35 (1.02%) Apple
17 34 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £30000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + remote working options
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus bonus, healthcare and 5% pension.
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £300.00 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Flexi-time, pension, 25 days hol.
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Flexi-time, pension, 25 days hol.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + career growth!!
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: Yesterday
Armagh, County Armagh
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: Yesterday