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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 204 128 137
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +9
Permanent jobs citing Advertising 1696 2662 2244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 2.33% 2.13%
As % of the General category 3.48% 5.34% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1731 1828
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
48743 49878 47511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.68% 43.73% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38998 38407 37558
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 4 September 2015 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 4 September 2015. 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 -86 1545 £42,500 -5.55% 961
London -94 804 £47,500 -5.00% 349
South East -42 260 £45,000 -9.09% 170
City of London -51 225 £47,500 -5.00% 76
South West -19 151 £37,500 +0.67% 44
North West -23 113 £37,500 -6.25% 130
Wales +24 105 £39,000 +4.00% 4
South Wales +22 101 £39,000 -2.50% 4
Berkshire -22 77 £53,750 +7.50% 56
Cardiff +9 72 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Manchester -15 59 £32,500 - 79
Bristol -7 56 £35,500 -5.33% 15
Hampshire +21 54 £37,500 -3.22% 14
East Midlands +12 54 £31,250 -10.71% 43
East of England -39 52 £44,000 +17.33% 44
Reading +25 49 £57,500 +91.66% 21
Yorkshire -34 49 £41,500 +10.66% 46
West Midlands -46 44 £30,000 -32.96% 72
West Yorkshire -5 42 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Hertfordshire +8 41 £57,000 +75.38% 20
Cheshire -13 41 £40,000 - 13
Nottinghamshire +15 40 £30,000 -36.84% 10
Surrey -9 36 £37,500 -34.78% 40
Newport +10 31 £40,000 +6.66%
Leeds -13 29 £47,500 +30.13% 19
Somerset +4 28 £38,750 - 5
Dorset +24 25 £27,500 -32.92% 5
Kent +3 25 £45,000 +32.35% 10
Buckinghamshire -15 23 £37,500 -24.24% 17
Gloucestershire -23 18 £40,500 -10.00% 7

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1194 (33.38%) Marketing
2 905 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 700 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 662 (18.51%) SQL
5 655 (18.31%) HTML
6 647 (18.09%) Finance
7 634 (17.72%) SQL Server
8 628 (17.56%) .NET
9 612 (17.11%) JavaScript
10 577 (16.13%) C#
11 559 (15.63%) CSS
12 488 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
13 485 (13.56%) MVC
13 485 (13.56%) Degree
14 481 (13.45%) Project Management
15 458 (12.80%) Scrum
16 420 (11.74%) ASP.NET
17 390 (10.90%) Retail
18 383 (10.71%) TDD
19 381 (10.65%) Windows
20 367 (10.26%) Java
21 365 (10.20%) ITIL
22 350 (9.78%) Analytics
23 347 (9.70%) MS Excel
24 328 (9.17%) Web Services
25 314 (8.78%) Facebook
26 304 (8.50%) Social Media
27 303 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
28 285 (7.97%) E-Commerce
29 276 (7.72%) Digital Marketing

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 209 (5.84%) CMS
2 143 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 134 (3.75%) Node.js
4 89 (2.49%) Apache
5 73 (2.04%) WordPress
6 70 (1.96%) MS Exchange
7 62 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
8 61 (1.71%) Tomcat
9 60 (1.68%) Umbraco
10 48 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 46 (1.29%) IIS
12 45 (1.26%) Kentico
13 41 (1.15%) SAS
14 33 (0.92%) OpenEdge
14 33 (0.92%) Lync
14 33 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
15 32 (0.89%) Drupal
16 31 (0.87%) DNN
16 31 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
17 28 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 347 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 206 (5.76%) MS Office
3 120 (3.35%) Photoshop
4 63 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 58 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 53 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 47 (1.31%) MS Project
8 25 (0.70%) MS Visio
9 21 (0.59%) Adobe After Effects
10 18 (0.50%) SPSS
11 13 (0.36%) InDesign
12 11 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (0.14%) Maya
13 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
14 4 (0.11%) 3ds Max
14 4 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
15 3 (0.084%) FastStats
15 3 (0.084%) PowerPivot
15 3 (0.084%) Fireworks
16 2 (0.056%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 53 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.98%) Maximo
3 32 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (0.70%) Primavera
4 25 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
5 18 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 18 (0.50%) Magento
6 15 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.39%) Sage 200
8 13 (0.36%) SAP Business One
9 11 (0.31%) WebTrends
10 9 (0.25%) Agresso
11 7 (0.20%) Misys Midas
12 6 (0.17%) Sage 1000
12 6 (0.17%) SAP InfiniteInsight
13 5 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (0.14%) Sage ERP X3
14 4 (0.11%) Sage CRM
14 4 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
14 4 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 153 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 108 (3.02%) Google Analytics
4 97 (2.71%) SaaS
5 88 (2.46%) Office 365
6 64 (1.79%) PaaS
7 60 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
8 53 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
9 35 (0.98%) Amazon S3
10 21 (0.59%) IaaS
11 20 (0.56%) GitHub
12 11 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.20%) Heroku
14 7 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
15 6 (0.17%) Route 53
16 5 (0.14%) SoftLayer
17 4 (0.11%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 112 (3.13%) Firewall
2 111 (3.10%) DNS
3 95 (2.66%) LAN
4 90 (2.52%) WAN
4 90 (2.52%) Internet
5 88 (2.46%) TCP/IP
6 67 (1.87%) HTTP
7 64 (1.79%) SAN
8 56 (1.57%) VPN
9 55 (1.54%) Network Security
10 49 (1.37%) DHCP
11 44 (1.23%) LDAP
12 43 (1.20%) VoIP
13 37 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (0.95%) VLAN
15 28 (0.78%) CTI
16 27 (0.75%) NAS
16 27 (0.75%) Wireless
17 24 (0.67%) Intranet
18 23 (0.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 634 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 192 (5.37%) MySQL
3 132 (3.69%) Big Data
4 124 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 112 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 112 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 101 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 87 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 67 (1.87%) Relational Database
9 60 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 58 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 58 (1.62%) Data Mining
11 52 (1.45%) MongoDB
12 45 (1.26%) QlikView
13 42 (1.17%) Oracle Database
14 38 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 36 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
15 36 (1.01%) Hadoop
16 35 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
17 27 (0.75%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 189 (5.28%) Git (software)
2 83 (2.32%) Selenium
3 82 (2.29%) JIRA
4 56 (1.57%) Visual Studio
5 44 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 41 (1.15%) NUnit
7 39 (1.09%) Cucumber
8 37 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 37 (1.03%) Maven
9 33 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
10 29 (0.81%) Subversion
11 28 (0.78%) Jasmine
12 25 (0.70%) TeamCity
13 24 (0.67%) JUnit
14 23 (0.64%) Ant
14 23 (0.64%) Eclipse
15 21 (0.59%) CocoaPods
16 19 (0.53%) Grunt
17 16 (0.45%) MSTest
18 14 (0.39%) PHPUnit
General
1 1194 (33.38%) Marketing
2 647 (18.09%) Finance
3 390 (10.90%) Retail
4 251 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 161 (4.50%) Banking
6 70 (1.96%) Billing
7 69 (1.93%) Games
8 51 (1.43%) Publishing
8 51 (1.43%) Law
9 40 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.03%) Legal
11 19 (0.53%) Back Office
12 14 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.36%) Electronics
14 12 (0.34%) Automotive
15 10 (0.28%) German Language
16 9 (0.25%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.22%) Danish Language
17 8 (0.22%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1120 (31.31%) Developer
2 567 (15.85%) Analyst
3 375 (10.48%) .NET Developer
4 162 (4.53%) Consultant
5 146 (4.08%) Business Analyst
6 134 (3.75%) Designer
7 132 (3.69%) Senior Developer
8 120 (3.35%) Support Analyst
9 119 (3.33%) Java Developer
10 108 (3.02%) C# Developer
10 108 (3.02%) Project Manager
11 102 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 101 (2.82%) Junior
13 97 (2.71%) Applications Support
14 91 (2.54%) Account Manager
15 83 (2.32%) Marketing Manager
16 81 (2.26%) Senior Manager
17 79 (2.21%) Junior Developer
18 75 (2.10%) PPC Specialist
18 75 (2.10%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 655 (18.31%) HTML
2 628 (17.56%) .NET
3 559 (15.63%) CSS
4 420 (11.74%) ASP.NET
5 328 (9.17%) Web Services
6 303 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 243 (6.79%) RESTful
8 233 (6.51%) HTML5
9 227 (6.35%) jQuery
10 209 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 196 (5.48%) .NET Framework
12 132 (3.69%) WCF
12 132 (3.69%) Entity Framework
13 117 (3.27%) Spring
14 109 (3.05%) XML
15 106 (2.96%) CSS3
16 102 (2.85%) AngularJS
17 84 (2.35%) Ajax
18 83 (2.32%) SOAP
19 77 (2.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 488 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 304 (8.50%) Social Media
3 214 (5.98%) User Experience
4 142 (3.97%) Computer Science
5 110 (3.08%) Digital Media
6 99 (2.77%) Mobile App
7 97 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 89 (2.49%) FMCG
9 84 (2.35%) Data Centre
10 73 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
11 70 (1.96%) PMI
12 61 (1.71%) Mathematics
13 46 (1.29%) Graphic Design
14 45 (1.26%) Statistics
15 42 (1.17%) GIS
16 41 (1.15%) Replication
17 35 (0.98%) Clustering
18 29 (0.81%) Animation
19 27 (0.75%) Fat Client
19 27 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 381 (10.65%) Windows
2 253 (7.07%) Linux
3 118 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 98 (2.74%) Android
5 91 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 89 (2.49%) UNIX
7 84 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (1.87%) Windows 7
9 42 (1.17%) Windows 8
10 35 (0.98%) Mac OS X
11 28 (0.78%) Ubuntu
12 27 (0.75%) CentOS
13 22 (0.62%) Windows XP
14 19 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.31%) Debian
16 9 (0.25%) Solaris
17 8 (0.22%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.17%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 905 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (13.56%) MVC
3 481 (13.45%) Project Management
4 458 (12.80%) Scrum
5 383 (10.71%) TDD
6 365 (10.20%) ITIL
7 350 (9.78%) Analytics
8 285 (7.97%) E-Commerce
9 276 (7.72%) Digital Marketing
10 263 (7.35%) BDD
11 224 (6.26%) Web Application Development
12 218 (6.09%) CRM
13 208 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
14 193 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 189 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
16 188 (5.26%) Pay per click
17 168 (4.70%) OO
18 164 (4.58%) Business Analysis
19 162 (4.53%) SEO
20 161 (4.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 662 (18.51%) SQL
2 612 (17.11%) JavaScript
3 577 (16.13%) C#
4 367 (10.26%) Java
5 222 (6.21%) PHP
6 178 (4.98%) T-SQL
7 123 (3.44%) Python
7 123 (3.44%) Ruby
8 74 (2.07%) C++
9 53 (1.48%) VB.NET
10 51 (1.43%) Perl
11 45 (1.26%) PL/SQL
12 40 (1.12%) Scala
13 39 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 39 (1.09%) C
14 38 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 37 (1.03%) Bash Shell
16 34 (0.95%) ActionScript
17 30 (0.84%) Objective-C
18 29 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 485 (13.56%) Degree
2 193 (5.40%) ITIL Certification
3 99 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 91 (2.54%) PMI Certification
5 85 (2.38%) ISEB
6 44 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (1.23%) MCSE
7 38 (1.06%) PMP
8 32 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (0.81%) Security Cleared
10 28 (0.78%) MCSA
11 27 (0.75%) CISSP
12 23 (0.64%) MCP
13 21 (0.59%) CCNA
14 19 (0.53%) CCNP
15 18 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 16 (0.45%) APMG
17 14 (0.39%) SC Cleared
17 14 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 14 (0.39%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (2.99%) QA
2 44 (1.23%) SLA
3 24 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.31%) PMBOK
5 9 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.17%) COBIT
6 6 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.11%) GCP
9 2 (0.056%) GMP
9 2 (0.056%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.056%) GAMP
9 2 (0.056%) GAAP
9 2 (0.056%) BS15000
9 2 (0.056%) BS7799
10 1 (0.028%) Solvency II
System Software
1 261 (7.30%) Active Directory
2 130 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (2.04%) XenApp
4 54 (1.51%) Hyper-V
5 47 (1.31%) vSphere
6 41 (1.15%) XenDesktop
7 39 (1.09%) Docker
8 23 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
9 21 (0.59%) VMware ESX
10 17 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (0.45%) XenServer
12 14 (0.39%) Varnish
13 11 (0.31%) Xen
14 9 (0.25%) Terminal Services
15 8 (0.22%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.20%) DFS Replication
17 5 (0.14%) vCloud
17 5 (0.14%) RHEV
17 5 (0.14%) Firmware
17 5 (0.14%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 69 (1.93%) SCCM
2 51 (1.43%) Puppet
3 35 (0.98%) SCOM
4 34 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (0.78%) Ansible
6 16 (0.45%) Vagrant
7 11 (0.31%) Casper Suite
8 9 (0.25%) Capistrano
9 8 (0.22%) cPanel
9 8 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
10 7 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (0.20%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.17%) Nessus
12 5 (0.14%) Nmap
12 5 (0.14%) Nagios
12 5 (0.14%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.14%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.14%) Bacula
12 5 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
13 4 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 700 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 314 (8.78%) Facebook
3 208 (5.81%) VMware
4 196 (5.48%) Google
5 190 (5.31%) Oracle
6 170 (4.75%) Cisco
7 167 (4.67%) Citrix
8 125 (3.49%) Adobe
9 75 (2.10%) SAP
10 69 (1.93%) Sitecore
11 68 (1.90%) HP
12 66 (1.85%) IBM
13 52 (1.45%) EPiServer
13 52 (1.45%) Twitter
14 45 (1.26%) Zend
14 45 (1.26%) ESRI
15 40 (1.12%) Juniper
16 36 (1.01%) CheckPoint
17 34 (0.95%) Apple
18 31 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
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