Period
to 26 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Influencing Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Influencing Skills over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Influencing Skills
London > Central London
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 198 270
Rank change year-on-year +36 +72 +14
Permanent jobs citing Influencing Skills 118 18 99
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.72% 0.43% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.87% 0.70% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 95 16 78
10th Percentile £55,000 £46,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £69,442 £49,063 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,032 £70,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.17% +0.71% -
75th Percentile £101,250 £74,000 £89,688
90th Percentile £118,750 £106,875 £102,375
London median annual salary £75,000 £74,000 £71,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +4.23% +13.60%

Influencing Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,115 2,560 7,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 60.00% 61.19% 59.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,622 2,253 6,512
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £35,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Influencing Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Influencing Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Influencing Skills in Central London

Influencing Skills
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Influencing Skills in Central London.

Salary trend for Influencing Skills in Central London

Influencing Skills
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Influencing Skills in Central London over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Influencing Skills in Central London

Influencing Skills
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Influencing Skills within the Central London region over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 105 £85,000 +18.47% 13
Lambeth - 2 - -
Camden - 1 £64,000 -
City of Westminster - 1 £95,000 -
Influencing Skills
London

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT jobs citing Influencing Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Influencing Skills.

1 83 (70.34%) Social Skills
2 78 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (56.78%) Finance
4 51 (43.22%) Azure
5 50 (42.37%) Degree
6 49 (41.53%) GDPR
7 48 (40.68%) DevOps
8 47 (39.83%) Data Protection
9 45 (38.14%) Data Privacy
9 45 (38.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 44 (37.29%) Matrix Organization
10 44 (37.29%) Presentation Skills
11 43 (36.44%) Master's Degree
11 43 (36.44%) GCP
11 43 (36.44%) SonarQube
11 43 (36.44%) AWS
11 43 (36.44%) Test Automation
11 43 (36.44%) Jenkins
11 43 (36.44%) Technical Architecture
11 43 (36.44%) Validation
11 43 (36.44%) Java
11 43 (36.44%) Oracle
11 43 (36.44%) SQL Server
11 43 (36.44%) Python
12 42 (35.59%) Code Coverage
12 42 (35.59%) C#
12 42 (35.59%) C++
12 42 (35.59%) UML
12 42 (35.59%) Process Management
12 42 (35.59%) Identity Management

Influencing Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 27 (22.88%) Confluence
2 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Drupal
4 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 51 (43.22%) Azure
2 43 (36.44%) AWS
2 43 (36.44%) GCP
3 42 (35.59%) Serverless
4 14 (11.86%) Power Platform
5 12 (10.17%) Collibra
6 2 (1.69%) SaaS
7 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.85%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Broadband
1 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (36.44%) SQL Server
2 42 (35.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 42 (35.59%) MongoDB
2 42 (35.59%) NoSQL
2 42 (35.59%) PostgreSQL
2 42 (35.59%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.86%) Power BI
4 12 (10.17%) Qlik Sense
4 12 (10.17%) QlikView
5 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) Big Data
6 1 (0.85%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.85%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 43 (36.44%) Jenkins
1 43 (36.44%) SonarQube
2 42 (35.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 27 (22.88%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 83 (70.34%) Social Skills
2 67 (56.78%) Finance
3 44 (37.29%) Presentation Skills
4 18 (15.25%) Retail
5 16 (13.56%) Games
6 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.24%) Back Office
8 4 (3.39%) Banking
9 3 (2.54%) Law
9 3 (2.54%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.69%) Marketing
10 2 (1.69%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.85%) International Banking
11 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.85%) Legal
11 1 (0.85%) Local Government
11 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (35.59%) Technical Leader
2 25 (21.19%) Project Manager
3 19 (16.10%) Digital Project Manager
4 17 (14.41%) Analyst
5 16 (13.56%) Business Analyst
6 14 (11.86%) Applications Manager
6 14 (11.86%) Applications Project Manager
7 13 (11.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 13 (11.02%) Data Business Analyst
7 13 (11.02%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 12 (10.17%) Online Project Manager
8 12 (10.17%) Online Trading Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Architect
10 5 (4.24%) Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) Risk Consultant
11 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Architect
12 2 (1.69%) Data Manager
12 2 (1.69%) Delivery Manager
12 2 (1.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.59%) Node.js
1 42 (35.59%) OAuth
1 42 (35.59%) OAuth2
1 42 (35.59%) OpenID
2 2 (1.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.85%) HTML
3 1 (0.85%) Material Design
3 1 (0.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.39%) User Experience
2 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.54%) Social Media
3 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.85%) Derivative
4 1 (0.85%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.85%) PMI
4 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.85%) Android
1 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (40.68%) DevOps
3 47 (39.83%) Data Protection
4 45 (38.14%) Data Privacy
4 45 (38.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 44 (37.29%) Matrix Organization
6 43 (36.44%) Technical Architecture
6 43 (36.44%) Test Automation
6 43 (36.44%) Validation
7 42 (35.59%) Benchmarking
7 42 (35.59%) Code Coverage
7 42 (35.59%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 42 (35.59%) Identity Management
7 42 (35.59%) Microservices
7 42 (35.59%) OWASP
7 42 (35.59%) Process Management
7 42 (35.59%) Software Engineering
7 42 (35.59%) Technical Leadership
7 42 (35.59%) Threat Modelling
7 42 (35.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (36.44%) Java
1 43 (36.44%) Python
2 42 (35.59%) C#
2 42 (35.59%) C++
3 15 (12.71%) SQL
4 1 (0.85%) C
4 1 (0.85%) R
4 1 (0.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 50 (42.37%) Degree
2 43 (36.44%) Master's Degree
3 5 (4.24%) CISA
3 5 (4.24%) CISM
3 5 (4.24%) CISSP
3 5 (4.24%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (0.85%) APMG
4 1 (0.85%) CSPO
4 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (41.53%) GDPR
2 42 (35.59%) QA
3 7 (5.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (5.08%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.69%) Accessibility
5 2 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.69%) NIST
5 2 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (35.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (35.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 43 (36.44%) Oracle
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (0.85%) Anaplan
4 1 (0.85%) Apple
4 1 (0.85%) Pega
4 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.85%) Workday