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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advertising
Rank 152 128 136
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Advertising 2178 2791 2285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.97% 2.31% 2.02%
As % of the General category 4.44% 5.25% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1830 1758
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.49% -

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
49051 53160 48984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.27% 44.02% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38367 41142 38774
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -31 1970 £45,250 +6.47% 802
London -15 1218 £50,000 +11.11% 281
City of London -14 340 £50,000 - 135
South East -47 296 £49,500 +16.47% 147
South West +21 170 £40,000 +6.66% 50
Berkshire +30 118 £52,500 +43.83% 27
North West -25 101 £40,000 -5.88% 88
Wales +3 81 £41,250 -15.81% 4
South Wales +5 73 £43,000 -12.24% 3
Bristol +4 71 £45,000 +18.42% 19
Reading +36 65 £55,000 +64.17% 5
Manchester -17 64 £40,000 - 56
West Midlands -26 54 £35,000 -9.09% 75
Gloucestershire +26 51 £32,500 -15.58% 10
Yorkshire -8 50 £35,000 -7.89% 48
Hampshire -17 50 £44,500 +12.65% 21
East of England -46 48 £60,001 +50.00% 51
Cheshire +11 34 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Surrey -45 32 £40,000 +14.28% 31
Cwmbran - 30 £47,500 -
Torfaen - 30 £47,500 -
Kent +24 29 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Oxfordshire +24 27 £55,000 +29.41% 18
Cheltenham +24 27 £28,750 -14.17% 1
Hertfordshire -19 24 £45,001 -14.28% 24
Scotland -43 24 £55,000 +25.00% 28
Buckinghamshire +12 23 £54,500 +60.29% 12
Warwickshire +13 21 £50,500 +68.33% 9
Newport -1 21 £36,000 +45.45%
West Yorkshire -5 21 £40,000 +29.03% 28

Advertising
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1838 (38.62%) Marketing
2 1115 (23.43%) HTML
3 1082 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
4 1033 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 1005 (21.12%) Microsoft
6 987 (20.74%) CSS
7 860 (18.07%) .NET
8 812 (17.06%) C#
9 811 (17.04%) Finance
10 780 (16.39%) SQL Server
11 707 (14.86%) SQL
12 648 (13.62%) MVC
13 599 (12.59%) ASP.NET
13 599 (12.59%) Windows
14 582 (12.23%) Degree
15 531 (11.16%) Project Management
16 504 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
17 483 (10.15%) jQuery
18 465 (9.77%) Java
19 464 (9.75%) TDD
20 462 (9.71%) E-Commerce
20 462 (9.71%) Scrum
21 455 (9.56%) HTML5
22 424 (8.91%) Analytics
23 413 (8.68%) Linux
24 411 (8.64%) MS Excel
25 410 (8.62%) Retail
26 367 (7.71%) Web Services
27 360 (7.56%) PHP
28 351 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC

Advertising
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 341 (7.17%) CMS
2 228 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 194 (4.08%) Node.js
4 151 (3.17%) MS Exchange
5 125 (2.63%) Apache
6 120 (2.52%) WordPress
7 116 (2.44%) Umbraco
8 107 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 75 (1.58%) Tomcat
10 62 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 60 (1.26%) IIS
12 56 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
13 47 (0.99%) Kentico
14 43 (0.90%) Drupal
15 39 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
16 38 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
17 36 (0.76%) Lync
18 32 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
19 30 (0.63%) JBoss
20 28 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 411 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 218 (4.58%) MS Office
3 183 (3.85%) Photoshop
4 79 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 67 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 51 (1.07%) InDesign
7 49 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
8 37 (0.78%) MS Visio
9 34 (0.71%) MS Project
10 9 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
12 6 (0.13%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.063%) Adobe Captivate
13 3 (0.063%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.042%) Maya
14 2 (0.042%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.042%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.042%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.042%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 145 (3.05%) Google Analytics
2 131 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 95 (2.00%) Magento
4 93 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
5 40 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
6 27 (0.57%) Agresso
7 24 (0.50%) Sage 200
8 20 (0.42%) SiteCatalyst
9 18 (0.38%) Maximo
10 17 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
10 17 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
11 16 (0.34%) Primavera
12 12 (0.25%) WebTrends
12 12 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
13 10 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
14 9 (0.19%) Sage 1000
15 8 (0.17%) OpenX
16 7 (0.15%) Line 500
16 7 (0.15%) Tridion
17 6 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 104 (2.19%) SaaS
2 92 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 83 (1.74%) PaaS
4 75 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 61 (1.28%) Office 365
6 36 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 33 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 30 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 15 (0.32%) GitHub
10 14 (0.29%) IaaS
11 8 (0.17%) CodePlex
12 5 (0.11%) Yammer
12 5 (0.11%) Heroku
13 4 (0.084%) Basecamp
13 4 (0.084%) Route 53
14 3 (0.063%) Google Apps
14 3 (0.063%) Force.com
14 3 (0.063%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.063%) Amazon CloudSearch
14 3 (0.063%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 154 (3.24%) Internet
2 130 (2.73%) Firewall
3 123 (2.58%) TCP/IP
4 119 (2.50%) WAN
5 115 (2.42%) SAN
6 107 (2.25%) DNS
7 91 (1.91%) LAN
8 88 (1.85%) Network Security
9 83 (1.74%) VPN
10 62 (1.30%) Wireless
11 60 (1.26%) DHCP
12 59 (1.24%) HTTP
13 52 (1.09%) iSCSI
14 49 (1.03%) MPLS
15 44 (0.92%) VLAN
16 40 (0.84%) BGP
17 38 (0.80%) VoIP
18 37 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
19 36 (0.76%) NetScaler
20 31 (0.65%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 780 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 331 (6.96%) MySQL
3 200 (4.20%) Big Data
4 190 (3.99%) NoSQL
5 126 (2.65%) MongoDB
6 115 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 105 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 100 (2.10%) Data Mining
9 97 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 89 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
11 87 (1.83%) Relational Database
12 63 (1.32%) Hadoop
13 61 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 48 (1.01%) RDBMS
15 46 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
16 44 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
17 38 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
18 37 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
19 30 (0.63%) Redis
20 27 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 266 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 113 (2.37%) Subversion
3 107 (2.25%) Selenium
4 80 (1.68%) NUnit
5 65 (1.37%) JIRA
6 61 (1.28%) Jenkins
7 59 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (1.01%) Visual Studio
9 47 (0.99%) Fiddler
10 45 (0.95%) Jasmine
11 40 (0.84%) Cucumber
12 35 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
12 35 (0.74%) Grunt
13 30 (0.63%) JUnit
14 29 (0.61%) Axure RP
15 28 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
16 26 (0.55%) WebDriver
17 25 (0.53%) Xcode
18 24 (0.50%) Maven
19 22 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 1838 (38.62%) Marketing
2 811 (17.04%) Finance
3 410 (8.62%) Retail
4 311 (6.53%) Telecoms
5 157 (3.30%) Banking
6 80 (1.68%) Publishing
7 63 (1.32%) Games
8 41 (0.86%) Back Office
8 41 (0.86%) German Language
9 39 (0.82%) Legal
10 38 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 36 (0.76%) Billing
12 35 (0.74%) Law
13 23 (0.48%) French Language
14 20 (0.42%) Spanish Language
15 18 (0.38%) Automotive
16 15 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 14 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.27%) Electronics
18 13 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1591 (33.43%) Developer
2 556 (11.68%) Analyst
3 465 (9.77%) .NET Developer
4 288 (6.05%) Consultant
5 242 (5.09%) Senior Developer
6 209 (4.39%) Project Manager
7 204 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 160 (3.36%) Java Developer
9 158 (3.32%) Front-End Developer
10 147 (3.09%) Designer
11 137 (2.88%) Web Developer
12 120 (2.52%) Junior
13 116 (2.44%) PHP Developer
14 102 (2.14%) C# Developer
15 101 (2.12%) Senior Manager
16 99 (2.08%) Support Analyst
16 99 (2.08%) PPC Specialist
16 99 (2.08%) PPC Manager
16 99 (2.08%) PPC Analyst
16 99 (2.08%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1115 (23.43%) HTML
2 987 (20.74%) CSS
3 860 (18.07%) .NET
4 599 (12.59%) ASP.NET
5 483 (10.15%) jQuery
6 455 (9.56%) HTML5
7 367 (7.71%) Web Services
8 351 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 230 (4.83%) CSS3
10 221 (4.64%) RESTful
11 203 (4.27%) .NET Framework
12 200 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 177 (3.72%) Ajax
14 173 (3.64%) AngularJS
15 165 (3.47%) XML
16 160 (3.36%) WCF
17 136 (2.86%) Entity Framework
18 129 (2.71%) Spring
19 125 (2.63%) Backbone.js
20 104 (2.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 504 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 321 (6.75%) Social Media
3 282 (5.93%) User Experience
4 190 (3.99%) Mobile App
5 183 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 167 (3.51%) Digital Media
7 118 (2.48%) FMCG
8 102 (2.14%) Open Source
8 102 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
9 89 (1.87%) Management Information System
10 79 (1.66%) PMI
11 60 (1.26%) Graphic Design
12 52 (1.09%) Mathematics
13 46 (0.97%) Statistics
13 46 (0.97%) Photography
14 45 (0.95%) Replication
15 40 (0.84%) Algorithms
16 37 (0.78%) Blackberry
17 31 (0.65%) iPhone
18 28 (0.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 599 (12.59%) Windows
2 413 (8.68%) Linux
3 197 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 152 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 125 (2.63%) Android
6 118 (2.48%) UNIX
7 109 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 104 (2.19%) Apple iOS
9 102 (2.14%) Windows 7
10 71 (1.49%) Windows 8
11 63 (1.32%) Windows XP
12 53 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 44 (0.92%) Mac OS X
14 39 (0.82%) Debian
15 35 (0.74%) CentOS
16 17 (0.36%) Solaris
17 16 (0.34%) Windows Vista
18 11 (0.23%) Ubuntu
19 10 (0.21%) Mac OS
20 8 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1082 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
2 648 (13.62%) MVC
3 531 (11.16%) Project Management
4 464 (9.75%) TDD
5 462 (9.71%) Scrum
5 462 (9.71%) E-Commerce
6 424 (8.91%) Analytics
7 329 (6.91%) ITIL
8 326 (6.85%) CRM
9 318 (6.68%) OO
10 287 (6.03%) Digital Marketing
11 279 (5.86%) Pay per click
12 274 (5.76%) BDD
13 250 (5.25%) SEO
14 221 (4.64%) Web Application Development
15 220 (4.62%) Business Analysis
16 217 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 207 (4.35%) Web Development
17 207 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
18 196 (4.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1033 (21.71%) JavaScript
2 812 (17.06%) C#
3 707 (14.86%) SQL
4 465 (9.77%) Java
5 360 (7.56%) PHP
6 151 (3.17%) Ruby
7 136 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 116 (2.44%) Python
9 111 (2.33%) C++
10 87 (1.83%) VB.NET
11 69 (1.45%) C
12 54 (1.13%) Perl
13 37 (0.78%) PHP5
14 36 (0.76%) Shell Script
15 35 (0.74%) Objective-C
16 34 (0.71%) Bash Shell
17 33 (0.69%) VB
17 33 (0.69%) ActionScript
18 27 (0.57%) PL/SQL
18 27 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 582 (12.23%) Degree
2 155 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 108 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 96 (2.02%) PMI Certification
5 89 (1.87%) ISEB
6 81 (1.70%) MCSE
7 71 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (1.03%) CCNA
9 46 (0.97%) MCSA
10 42 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 41 (0.86%) Security Cleared
12 36 (0.76%) CCNP
13 31 (0.65%) PMP
14 29 (0.61%) MCP
14 29 (0.61%) MCITP
15 23 (0.48%) CCA
15 23 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
16 22 (0.46%) CISSP
17 21 (0.44%) CCIE
18 17 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (3.45%) QA
2 100 (2.10%) SLA
3 43 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.084%) GCP
7 4 (0.084%) COBIT
8 3 (0.063%) TickIT
9 2 (0.042%) Basel II
10 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.021%) Data Quality
System Software
1 330 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 180 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (1.70%) XenApp
4 65 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 52 (1.09%) XenDesktop
5 52 (1.09%) vSphere
6 37 (0.78%) VMware ESX
7 30 (0.63%) Varnish
8 25 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 21 (0.44%) Xen
10 17 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (0.36%) HDFS
11 15 (0.32%) Apache Flume
11 15 (0.32%) XenServer
12 14 (0.29%) vCloud
13 9 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.17%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.17%) Docker
15 5 (0.11%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 98 (2.06%) SCCM
2 60 (1.26%) SCOM
3 53 (1.11%) Puppet
4 36 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
6 17 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 15 (0.32%) Legato
8 14 (0.29%) Ansible
9 13 (0.27%) Vagrant
10 11 (0.23%) WSUS
11 8 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 7 (0.15%) Casper Suite
12 7 (0.15%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
12 7 (0.15%) Nagios
12 7 (0.15%) Nessus
13 6 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (0.084%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1005 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 286 (6.01%) VMware
3 283 (5.95%) Facebook
4 277 (5.82%) Google
5 233 (4.90%) Citrix
6 210 (4.41%) Cisco
7 191 (4.01%) Oracle
8 177 (3.72%) Adobe
9 155 (3.26%) HP
10 117 (2.46%) Sitecore
11 83 (1.74%) IBM
12 73 (1.53%) Red Hat
12 73 (1.53%) EPiServer
13 54 (1.13%) SolarWinds
14 52 (1.09%) Twitter
15 50 (1.05%) SAP
16 48 (1.01%) Zend
17 44 (0.92%) EMC
18 43 (0.90%) Sage
19 42 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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