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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 133 132 160
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +28
Permanent jobs citing Advertising 2314 2476 2007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.11% 2.16% 1.83%
As % of the General category 4.78% 4.90% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 1607 1587
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
48423 50498 47758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.18% 44.05% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 37985 39178 37981
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -7 2123 £45,000 +4.65% 819
London +10 1322 £50,000 +5.26% 312
City of London -5 383 £50,000 - 131
South East -16 317 £47,500 +11.76% 128
South West +17 163 £40,000 +14.28% 50
Berkshire +41 118 £50,500 +38.35% 21
North West +13 116 £40,000 -11.11% 91
Wales +4 89 £41,750 -16.50% 7
South Wales +6 79 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Manchester -5 74 £37,500 -6.25% 60
Reading +35 68 £52,500 +56.71% 7
Yorkshire -14 64 £37,500 -1.31% 60
Bristol -8 63 £45,000 +28.57% 12
Hampshire -21 59 £44,500 +12.65% 13
West Midlands -37 53 £37,000 +2.77% 73
Gloucestershire +25 51 £33,000 -10.81% 12
East of England -75 42 £58,750 +46.87% 47
Cheshire +22 36 £40,000 -46.66% 16
Surrey -48 34 £36,000 +10.76% 24
Cwmbran - 32 £47,500 -
Torfaen - 32 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +17 30 £54,500 +55.71% 18
West Yorkshire -3 30 £39,500 +24.40% 37
East Midlands -11 30 £37,500 -5.06% 31
Cheltenham +28 29 £32,500 -2.98% 4
Oxfordshire +18 29 £35,000 -20.00% 15
Scotland -29 28 £55,000 +22.22% 44
Kent +19 25 £42,500 -12.82% 10
Cardiff -18 25 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +8 23 £37,500 +4.16% 10

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1916 (39.10%) Marketing
2 1148 (23.43%) HTML
3 1095 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1050 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 1049 (21.41%) JavaScript
6 1013 (20.67%) CSS
7 880 (17.96%) .NET
8 830 (16.94%) C#
9 826 (16.86%) Finance
10 790 (16.12%) SQL Server
11 721 (14.71%) SQL
12 644 (13.14%) MVC
13 615 (12.55%) ASP.NET
14 607 (12.39%) Windows
15 603 (12.31%) Degree
16 508 (10.37%) Project Management
17 504 (10.29%) E-Commerce
18 503 (10.27%) jQuery
19 502 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
20 464 (9.47%) HTML5
21 462 (9.43%) Java
22 459 (9.37%) TDD
23 456 (9.31%) Analytics
24 449 (9.16%) Scrum
25 440 (8.98%) MS Excel
26 413 (8.43%) Retail
27 408 (8.33%) Linux
28 378 (7.71%) PHP
29 358 (7.31%) Web Services
30 346 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 345 (7.04%) CMS
2 232 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 193 (3.94%) Node.js
4 155 (3.16%) MS Exchange
5 133 (2.71%) Umbraco
6 128 (2.61%) Apache
7 123 (2.51%) WordPress
8 111 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 75 (1.53%) Tomcat
10 62 (1.27%) IIS
11 61 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 56 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 48 (0.98%) Drupal
14 44 (0.90%) Kentico
15 43 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
16 37 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
16 37 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
17 33 (0.67%) Lync
18 31 (0.63%) JBoss
19 28 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 440 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 219 (4.47%) MS Office
3 192 (3.92%) Photoshop
4 79 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 69 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 60 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 50 (1.02%) InDesign
8 39 (0.80%) MS Visio
9 36 (0.73%) MS Project
10 9 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
12 7 (0.14%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.082%) SPSS
13 4 (0.082%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.061%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.061%) Adobe Captivate
15 2 (0.041%) Maya
15 2 (0.041%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.041%) Fireworks
16 1 (0.020%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 173 (3.53%) Google Analytics
2 143 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 107 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
4 94 (1.92%) Magento
5 47 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
6 32 (0.65%) Agresso
7 28 (0.57%) Sage 200
8 22 (0.45%) SiteCatalyst
9 19 (0.39%) WebTrends
10 15 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
11 10 (0.20%) Sage 1000
11 10 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
11 10 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
12 9 (0.18%) Maximo
12 9 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
13 8 (0.16%) Line 500
13 8 (0.16%) OpenX
14 7 (0.14%) Odoo
14 7 (0.14%) Tridion
15 6 (0.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 100 (2.04%) SaaS
2 81 (1.65%) PaaS
3 46 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (0.92%) Office 365
5 42 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.24%) GitHub
10 8 (0.16%) IaaS
11 5 (0.10%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.10%) Heroku
11 5 (0.10%) Yammer
12 4 (0.082%) Route 53
13 3 (0.061%) Force.com
13 3 (0.061%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.061%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 3 (0.061%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.061%) Trello
13 3 (0.061%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 156 (3.18%) Internet
2 130 (2.65%) Firewall
3 127 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 115 (2.35%) SAN
5 106 (2.16%) WAN
6 105 (2.14%) DNS
7 85 (1.73%) VPN
8 81 (1.65%) Network Security
9 78 (1.59%) LAN
10 62 (1.27%) DHCP
11 61 (1.24%) Wireless
12 57 (1.16%) HTTP
13 49 (1.00%) iSCSI
14 47 (0.96%) MPLS
15 43 (0.88%) BGP
16 41 (0.84%) VLAN
17 38 (0.78%) NetScaler
18 37 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
19 34 (0.69%) VoIP
20 31 (0.63%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 340 (6.94%) MySQL
3 197 (4.02%) Big Data
4 194 (3.96%) NoSQL
5 130 (2.65%) MongoDB
6 123 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 118 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 97 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 95 (1.94%) Data Mining
10 93 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
11 89 (1.82%) Relational Database
12 66 (1.35%) Hadoop
13 63 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 51 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
15 50 (1.02%) RDBMS
16 47 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
17 41 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
18 38 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
19 32 (0.65%) Redis
20 27 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 277 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 131 (2.67%) Subversion
3 95 (1.94%) Selenium
4 77 (1.57%) NUnit
5 64 (1.31%) JIRA
6 61 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 61 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 48 (0.98%) Fiddler
8 45 (0.92%) Visual Studio
9 43 (0.88%) Jasmine
10 36 (0.73%) Cucumber
11 35 (0.71%) Grunt
12 34 (0.69%) JUnit
13 30 (0.61%) Axure RP
13 30 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
14 29 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
15 25 (0.51%) Eclipse
15 25 (0.51%) Xcode
16 24 (0.49%) WebDriver
16 24 (0.49%) Behat
General
1 1916 (39.10%) Marketing
2 826 (16.86%) Finance
3 413 (8.43%) Retail
4 309 (6.31%) Telecoms
5 154 (3.14%) Banking
6 85 (1.73%) Publishing
7 70 (1.43%) Games
8 47 (0.96%) German Language
9 44 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 42 (0.86%) Legal
11 40 (0.82%) Back Office
12 35 (0.71%) Law
12 35 (0.71%) French Language
13 29 (0.59%) Billing
14 28 (0.57%) Spanish Language
15 21 (0.43%) Automotive
16 17 (0.35%) Italian Language
17 16 (0.33%) Electronics
18 14 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 14 (0.29%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1632 (33.31%) Developer
2 543 (11.08%) Analyst
3 456 (9.31%) .NET Developer
4 316 (6.45%) Consultant
5 253 (5.16%) Senior Developer
6 231 (4.71%) Project Manager
7 208 (4.24%) Business Analyst
8 169 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 168 (3.43%) Front-End Developer
10 146 (2.98%) Designer
11 138 (2.82%) Web Developer
12 129 (2.63%) Junior
13 127 (2.59%) PHP Developer
14 119 (2.43%) PPC Specialist
14 119 (2.43%) PPC Manager
14 119 (2.43%) PPC Analyst
14 119 (2.43%) PPC Executive
15 107 (2.18%) Administrator
16 104 (2.12%) Senior Manager
17 96 (1.96%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1148 (23.43%) HTML
2 1013 (20.67%) CSS
3 880 (17.96%) .NET
4 615 (12.55%) ASP.NET
5 503 (10.27%) jQuery
6 464 (9.47%) HTML5
7 358 (7.31%) Web Services
8 346 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 243 (4.96%) CSS3
10 220 (4.49%) RESTful
11 199 (4.06%) .NET Framework
11 199 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 189 (3.86%) AngularJS
13 166 (3.39%) Ajax
13 166 (3.39%) XML
14 163 (3.33%) WCF
15 142 (2.90%) Backbone.js
16 134 (2.73%) Entity Framework
17 129 (2.63%) Spring
18 114 (2.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 502 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 334 (6.82%) Social Media
3 281 (5.73%) User Experience
4 196 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 192 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 182 (3.71%) Digital Media
7 116 (2.37%) FMCG
8 107 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
9 105 (2.14%) Open Source
10 88 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 72 (1.47%) PMI
12 58 (1.18%) Graphic Design
13 56 (1.14%) Mathematics
14 50 (1.02%) Replication
15 46 (0.94%) Statistics
15 46 (0.94%) Photography
16 41 (0.84%) Algorithms
17 39 (0.80%) Blackberry
18 32 (0.65%) iPhone
19 30 (0.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 607 (12.39%) Windows
2 408 (8.33%) Linux
3 200 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 146 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 129 (2.63%) Android
6 121 (2.47%) UNIX
7 107 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 107 (2.18%) Windows 7
8 106 (2.16%) Apple iOS
9 77 (1.57%) Windows 8
10 67 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 53 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 46 (0.94%) Mac OS X
13 39 (0.80%) Debian
14 35 (0.71%) CentOS
15 19 (0.39%) Windows Vista
16 17 (0.35%) Solaris
17 11 (0.22%) Ubuntu
17 11 (0.22%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1095 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
2 644 (13.14%) MVC
3 508 (10.37%) Project Management
4 504 (10.29%) E-Commerce
5 459 (9.37%) TDD
6 456 (9.31%) Analytics
7 449 (9.16%) Scrum
8 338 (6.90%) CRM
9 316 (6.45%) OO
10 309 (6.31%) Pay per click
11 291 (5.94%) Digital Marketing
12 275 (5.61%) ITIL
13 266 (5.43%) BDD
14 247 (5.04%) SEO
15 225 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 224 (4.57%) Web Application Development
17 221 (4.51%) Web Development
17 221 (4.51%) Business Analysis
18 212 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
19 194 (3.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1049 (21.41%) JavaScript
2 830 (16.94%) C#
3 721 (14.71%) SQL
4 462 (9.43%) Java
5 378 (7.71%) PHP
6 155 (3.16%) Ruby
7 134 (2.73%) T-SQL
8 117 (2.39%) Python
9 107 (2.18%) C++
10 79 (1.61%) VB.NET
11 73 (1.49%) C
12 57 (1.16%) Perl
13 42 (0.86%) PHP5
14 38 (0.78%) VB
15 36 (0.73%) Bash Shell
16 35 (0.71%) Objective-C
17 32 (0.65%) ActionScript
18 31 (0.63%) Shell Script
19 26 (0.53%) PowerShell
20 24 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 603 (12.31%) Degree
2 154 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (1.84%) ISEB
4 89 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 80 (1.63%) MCSE
6 70 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 65 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 48 (0.98%) CCNA
9 45 (0.92%) MCSA
10 43 (0.88%) Security Cleared
11 36 (0.73%) CCNP
12 35 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 31 (0.63%) MCP
13 31 (0.63%) PMP
14 30 (0.61%) MCITP
15 22 (0.45%) CCA
15 22 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
16 21 (0.43%) CCIE
17 20 (0.41%) CISSP
18 18 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (3.41%) QA
2 102 (2.08%) SLA
3 38 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.10%) GCP
7 5 (0.10%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.061%) TickIT
9 2 (0.041%) Basel II
10 1 (0.020%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.020%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.020%) COBIT
10 1 (0.020%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
System Software
1 313 (6.39%) Active Directory
2 175 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (1.35%) XenApp
4 64 (1.31%) Hyper-V
5 46 (0.94%) vSphere
6 40 (0.82%) XenDesktop
7 36 (0.73%) VMware ESX
8 33 (0.67%) Varnish
9 27 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (0.39%) Xen
11 18 (0.37%) HDFS
12 16 (0.33%) Apache Flume
13 15 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (0.27%) vCloud
14 13 (0.27%) XenServer
15 8 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (0.16%) Docker
16 6 (0.12%) Terminal Services
17 5 (0.10%) VMware Server
17 5 (0.10%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 87 (1.78%) SCCM
2 53 (1.08%) Puppet
3 49 (1.00%) SCOM
4 36 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
6 19 (0.39%) Backup Exec
7 16 (0.33%) Ansible
8 15 (0.31%) Legato
9 13 (0.27%) WSUS
9 13 (0.27%) Vagrant
10 10 (0.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 8 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (0.16%) Nagios
12 7 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.12%) Casper Suite
14 4 (0.082%) SCDPM
14 4 (0.082%) SCVMM
14 4 (0.082%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1050 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 308 (6.29%) Google
3 286 (5.84%) Facebook
4 277 (5.65%) VMware
5 216 (4.41%) Citrix
6 193 (3.94%) Adobe
7 189 (3.86%) Cisco
8 175 (3.57%) Oracle
9 157 (3.20%) HP
10 120 (2.45%) Sitecore
11 82 (1.67%) EPiServer
12 76 (1.55%) Red Hat
13 74 (1.51%) IBM
14 53 (1.08%) SolarWinds
15 50 (1.02%) Zend
15 50 (1.02%) Sage
16 47 (0.96%) DoubleClick
16 47 (0.96%) Twitter
17 42 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
17 42 (0.86%) SAP
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