Period
to 19 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Documentation Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Documentation Skills over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Documentation Skills
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 237 177 286
Rank change year-on-year -60 +109 -21
Permanent jobs citing Documentation Skills 19 23 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.64% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.54% 1.02% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 31
10th Percentile £45,000 £57,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £48,125 £61,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% -3.70% +29.81%
75th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £81,100 £82,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% -10.34% +39.42%

Documentation 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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,545 2,244 6,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.51% 62.07% 60.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,115 1,969 5,194
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Documentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Documentation Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Documentation Skills in the City of London

Documentation Skills
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Documentation Skills in the City of London.

Salary trend for Documentation Skills in the City of London

Documentation Skills
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Documentation Skills in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Documentation Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT jobs citing Documentation 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 City of London region with a requirement for Documentation Skills.

1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Workflow
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Use Case
3 5 (26.32%) Product Management
3 5 (26.32%) SaaS
3 5 (26.32%) Product Roadmap
3 5 (26.32%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Domain Models
4 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Azure
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.79%) QA

Documentation Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
2 4 (21.05%) Azure
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (10.53%) AWS
5 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.26%) GCP
5 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) HBase
2 1 (5.26%) Mahout
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) GitLab
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Product Owner
2 3 (15.79%) QA Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Product Owner
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) React
1 2 (10.53%) Redux
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) D3.js
2 1 (5.26%) ggplot
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) NumPy
2 1 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) Workflow
3 5 (26.32%) Product Management
3 5 (26.32%) Product Roadmap
3 5 (26.32%) Requirements Gathering
3 5 (26.32%) Use Case
4 4 (21.05%) Domain Models
5 3 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (15.79%) API Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.79%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (15.79%) Sprint Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Sprint Retrospective
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 3 (15.79%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) R
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Go
3 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) Cadence
3 1 (5.26%) Speakerbus