The table below looks at the statistics for SOLID skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOLID over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SOLID Principles
UK
Rank 275 427 404
Rank change year-on-year
+152 -23
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 941 691 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.11% 0.69% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.78% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 878 606 640
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75139 88872 92319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.69% 88.15% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61840 73780 75650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOLID
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SOLID as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOLID Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOLID
Salary Trend

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

SOLID Salary Trend in the UK

SOLID
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOLID over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

SOLID Salary Histogram in the UK

SOLID
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLID within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +151 909 £50,000 -4.76% 136
London +50 389 £60,000 +9.09% 64
South East +112 187 £47,500 -5.00% 29
East of England +64 86 £45,000 -13.46% 5
West Midlands +79 79 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Surrey +92 70 £55,000 - 13
North West +27 59 £45,000 - 18
City of London -3 51 £57,500 +15.00% 17
South West +47 46 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Hampshire +27 46 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Yorkshire +26 39 £45,000 -
Manchester -12 33 £48,750 +2.63% 8
Staffordshire +20 31 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Norwich -4 29 £36,500 -29.80%
Norfolk -11 29 £36,500 -30.47%
Stoke-on-Trent +20 28 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Reigate +44 27 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Hertfordshire +34 26 £45,000 -23.40% 3
North Yorkshire +12 26 £45,000 -7.69%
Birmingham +27 25 £45,000 +7.14% 2
York +21 24 £45,000 -5.26%
Bristol +21 23 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Buckinghamshire +28 21 £43,000 -1.14% 5
Leatherhead +11 20 £42,500 -22.72% 3
East Midlands +8 19 £42,500 -1.73% 3
Cheshire +31 18 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Portsmouth - 18 £35,000 - 2
Milton Keynes +21 17 £43,500 - 3
Berkshire +33 15 £53,750 +4.87% 4
East Sussex - 15 £35,000 -

SOLID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing SOLID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SOLID.

1 1388 (78.20%) C#
2 1363 (76.79%) .NET
3 1337 (75.32%) Agile Software Development
4 1104 (62.20%) TDD
5 1035 (58.31%) JavaScript
6 1004 (56.56%) MVC
7 881 (49.63%) ASP.NET
8 849 (47.83%) HTML
9 739 (41.63%) CSS
10 718 (40.45%) SQL Server
11 658 (37.07%) AngularJS
12 654 (36.85%) SQL
13 652 (36.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 631 (35.55%) Scrum
15 628 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 495 (27.89%) Microsoft
17 476 (26.82%) Continuous Integration
18 467 (26.31%) .NET Framework
19 437 (24.62%) HTML5
20 428 (24.11%) jQuery
21 407 (22.93%) Git (software)
22 402 (22.65%) OO
23 393 (22.14%) BDD
24 383 (21.58%) Microsoft Azure
25 368 (20.73%) Finance
26 360 (20.28%) WCF
27 354 (19.94%) Entity Framework
28 344 (19.38%) REST
29 324 (18.25%) TeamCity
30 322 (18.14%) Web Development

SOLID
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 121 (6.82%) IIS
2 110 (6.20%) Elasticsearch
3 98 (5.52%) NServiceBus
4 89 (5.01%) CMS
5 54 (3.04%) SharePoint
6 53 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 45 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
7 45 (2.54%) Umbraco
8 34 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
9 28 (1.58%) Apache Solr
10 21 (1.18%) WebSphere
11 19 (1.07%) EPiServer
12 18 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (0.90%) Commerce Server
14 15 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
14 15 (0.85%) Confluence
15 9 (0.51%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.45%) Apache
16 8 (0.45%) Drupal
17 7 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 172 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.79%) MS Office
3 5 (0.28%) GIMP
3 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.11%) Mingle
5 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.056%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 20 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.39%) Shopify
3 4 (0.23%) Magento
4 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.056%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 383 (21.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 232 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
3 99 (5.58%) SaaS
4 46 (2.59%) GitHub
5 35 (1.97%) Office 365
6 19 (1.07%) PaaS
7 15 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (0.28%) Slack
12 4 (0.23%) Datadog
12 4 (0.23%) IaaS
12 4 (0.23%) TestFlight
13 3 (0.17%) Google Play
14 2 (0.11%) Asana
14 2 (0.11%) Heroku
14 2 (0.11%) Trello
15 1 (0.056%) AWS Lambda
15 1 (0.056%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.93%) HTTP
2 14 (0.79%) Internet
3 9 (0.51%) Intranet
4 7 (0.39%) Broadband
5 5 (0.28%) LDAP
5 5 (0.28%) SMS
6 4 (0.23%) DNS
6 4 (0.23%) Extranet
6 4 (0.23%) SSL
7 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.11%) FTP
9 1 (0.056%) AMQP
9 1 (0.056%) Skype
9 1 (0.056%) SMTP
9 1 (0.056%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 718 (40.45%) SQL Server
2 235 (13.24%) NoSQL
3 172 (9.69%) MongoDB
4 113 (6.37%) Relational Database
5 109 (6.14%) MySQL
6 87 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 84 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 83 (4.68%) Redis
9 74 (4.17%) Big Data
10 55 (3.10%) Couchbase
11 53 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 45 (2.54%) CouchDB
13 44 (2.48%) RavenDB
14 35 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 34 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
16 33 (1.86%) Event Store
17 30 (1.69%) RDBMS
18 26 (1.46%) Neo4j
19 23 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 22 (1.24%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 407 (22.93%) Git (software)
2 324 (18.25%) TeamCity
3 247 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 181 (10.20%) Visual Studio
5 150 (8.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 143 (8.06%) Jasmine
7 137 (7.72%) Subversion
8 120 (6.76%) NUnit
9 105 (5.92%) Jenkins
10 92 (5.18%) Selenium
11 81 (4.56%) MSBuild
12 70 (3.94%) SpecFlow
13 68 (3.83%) gulp
14 67 (3.77%) Cucumber
15 60 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 59 (3.32%) JIRA
17 58 (3.27%) MSTest
18 57 (3.21%) Hudson
19 47 (2.65%) Grunt
20 46 (2.59%) Maven
General
1 368 (20.73%) Finance
2 133 (7.49%) Banking
3 64 (3.61%) Games
4 63 (3.55%) Retail
5 57 (3.21%) Advertising
6 56 (3.15%) Marketing
7 34 (1.92%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.24%) Legal
10 21 (1.18%) Military
11 19 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.90%) Back Office
12 16 (0.90%) Music Industry
13 12 (0.68%) Law
14 9 (0.51%) Billing
15 8 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.45%) Publishing
16 6 (0.34%) Front Office
17 5 (0.28%) Electronics
18 4 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1504 (84.73%) Developer
2 783 (44.11%) .NET Developer
3 692 (38.99%) C# Developer
4 492 (27.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 375 (21.13%) Senior Developer
6 232 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 201 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 196 (11.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 178 (10.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 170 (9.58%) Software Developer
11 167 (9.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 147 (8.28%) Agile Developer
13 136 (7.66%) Angular Developer
14 120 (6.76%) Senior C# Developer
15 114 (6.42%) .NET Software Developer
16 112 (6.31%) Web Developer
17 111 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
18 103 (5.80%) Full Stack Developer
19 97 (5.46%) Software Engineer
20 96 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1363 (76.79%) .NET
2 881 (49.63%) ASP.NET
3 849 (47.83%) HTML
4 739 (41.63%) CSS
5 658 (37.07%) AngularJS
6 652 (36.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 628 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 467 (26.31%) .NET Framework
9 437 (24.62%) HTML5
10 428 (24.11%) jQuery
11 360 (20.28%) WCF
12 354 (19.94%) Entity Framework
13 344 (19.38%) REST
14 294 (16.56%) Web Services
15 285 (16.06%) RESTful
16 238 (13.41%) CSS3
17 228 (12.85%) KnockoutJS
18 198 (11.15%) Node.js
19 192 (10.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 177 (9.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 156 (8.79%) User Experience
2 148 (8.34%) Computer Science
3 120 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (5.46%) Mobile App
5 79 (4.45%) Blog
6 74 (4.17%) Fintech
7 71 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
8 46 (2.59%) Online Banking
9 39 (2.20%) N-Tier
10 36 (2.03%) Algorithms
11 28 (1.58%) Social Media
12 24 (1.35%) Hedge funds
13 22 (1.24%) PMI
14 19 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
14 19 (1.07%) W3C
15 18 (1.01%) Clustering
16 17 (0.96%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.85%) Virtual Team
18 12 (0.68%) Data Structures
18 12 (0.68%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 154 (8.68%) Windows
2 91 (5.13%) Linux
3 70 (3.94%) Apple iOS
4 60 (3.38%) Android
5 43 (2.42%) Windows Server
6 42 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (0.73%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.45%) Unix
9 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.056%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.056%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1337 (75.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1104 (62.20%) TDD
3 1004 (56.56%) MVC
4 631 (35.55%) Scrum
5 476 (26.82%) Continuous Integration
6 402 (22.65%) OO
7 393 (22.14%) BDD
8 322 (18.14%) Web Development
9 319 (17.97%) Software Engineering
10 295 (16.62%) DevOps
11 286 (16.11%) SOA
12 263 (14.82%) Unit Testing
13 253 (14.25%) OOP
14 231 (13.01%) Domain-Driven Design
15 196 (11.04%) E-Commerce
16 183 (10.31%) Microservices
17 170 (9.58%) Mentoring
18 162 (9.13%) SDLC
19 156 (8.79%) Kanban
20 146 (8.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1388 (78.20%) C#
2 1035 (58.31%) JavaScript
3 654 (36.85%) SQL
4 235 (13.24%) T-SQL
5 229 (12.90%) Java
6 119 (6.70%) PowerShell
7 117 (6.59%) VB.NET
8 101 (5.69%) PHP
9 73 (4.11%) Python
10 72 (4.06%) TypeScript
11 46 (2.59%) C++
12 28 (1.58%) Ruby
13 27 (1.52%) Scala
14 26 (1.46%) Apple Swift
14 26 (1.46%) Objective-C
15 22 (1.24%) PHP 5
16 20 (1.13%) ES6
17 16 (0.90%) XPath
18 15 (0.85%) PHP 7
19 11 (0.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 215 (12.11%) Degree
2 22 (1.24%) PMI Certification
3 16 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.17%) ICAEW
5 2 (0.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.056%) GISP
6 1 (0.056%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.96%) QA
2 23 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.17%) SDET
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
System Software
1 115 (6.48%) Docker
2 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.056%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.056%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 100 (5.63%) Puppet
2 79 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (2.25%) Ansible
4 8 (0.45%) Kibana
5 7 (0.39%) logstash
5 7 (0.39%) Nagios
6 5 (0.28%) HP Fortify
7 3 (0.17%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.056%) cPanel
8 1 (0.056%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.056%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 495 (27.89%) Microsoft
2 95 (5.35%) Xamarin
3 90 (5.07%) Oracle
4 64 (3.61%) Sitecore
5 48 (2.70%) IBM
6 38 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (1.18%) Google
8 18 (1.01%) Twitter
8 18 (1.01%) Zend
9 15 (0.85%) Red Hat
10 13 (0.73%) Facebook
11 12 (0.68%) Solace
12 10 (0.56%) New Relic
13 7 (0.39%) Apple
13 7 (0.39%) BT
13 7 (0.39%) FXall
13 7 (0.39%) Reuters
14 5 (0.28%) RedGate
14 5 (0.28%) SAP
15 4 (0.23%) Adobe
London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Parking,
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus on top, TECH FOCUSED
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Bluetownonline
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary up to 32k + very good benefits (see advert)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Equity
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago