Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Influencing 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 Influencing Skills over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Influencing Skills
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 163 194 253
Rank change year-on-year +31 +59 +12
Permanent jobs citing Influencing Skills 101 13 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.64% 0.32% 0.77%
As % of the General category 2.76% 0.51% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86 11 58
10th Percentile £57,750 £56,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £70,000 £61,770 £41,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,016 £71,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.02% +9.23% +4.00%
75th Percentile £101,250 £101,250 £81,563
90th Percentile £118,750 £121,250 £103,125
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -0.71% +8.46% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,653 2,554 6,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.24% 62.28% 60.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,230 2,238 5,209
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,200
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £91,250 £87,688 £83,750
90th Percentile £107,625 £105,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Influencing Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Influencing Skills in the City of London

Influencing Skills
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Influencing Skills in the City of London

Influencing Skills
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Influencing Skills in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Influencing Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Influencing Skills.

1 73 (72.28%) Social Skills
2 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (52.48%) Finance
4 42 (41.58%) Azure
5 39 (38.61%) Enterprise Architecture
6 38 (37.62%) DevOps
7 37 (36.63%) Presentation Skills
8 36 (35.64%) GCP
8 36 (35.64%) AWS
9 35 (34.65%) SonarQube
9 35 (34.65%) Jenkins
9 35 (34.65%) Matrix Organization
9 35 (34.65%) Technical Architecture
9 35 (34.65%) Degree
9 35 (34.65%) Test Automation
9 35 (34.65%) Java
9 35 (34.65%) Oracle
10 34 (33.66%) SQL Server
10 34 (33.66%) C#
10 34 (33.66%) C++
10 34 (33.66%) UML
10 34 (33.66%) Python
10 34 (33.66%) Identity Management
10 34 (33.66%) Validation
10 34 (33.66%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (33.66%) Code Coverage
10 34 (33.66%) Benchmarking
10 34 (33.66%) Process Management
10 34 (33.66%) OAuth
10 34 (33.66%) OWASP

Influencing 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 25 (24.75%) Confluence
2 2 (1.98%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Drupal
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.99%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 42 (41.58%) Azure
2 36 (35.64%) AWS
2 36 (35.64%) GCP
3 34 (33.66%) Serverless
4 13 (12.87%) Power Platform
5 12 (11.88%) Collibra
6 1 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.99%) SaaS
6 1 (0.99%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) Broadband
1 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 34 (33.66%) MongoDB
1 34 (33.66%) NoSQL
1 34 (33.66%) PostgreSQL
1 34 (33.66%) Relational Database
1 34 (33.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.87%) Power BI
3 12 (11.88%) Qlik Sense
3 12 (11.88%) QlikView
4 4 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.97%) Data Vault
6 1 (0.99%) Big Data
6 1 (0.99%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.99%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.99%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 35 (34.65%) Jenkins
1 35 (34.65%) SonarQube
2 34 (33.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 25 (24.75%) JIRA
4 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 73 (72.28%) Social Skills
2 53 (52.48%) Finance
3 37 (36.63%) Presentation Skills
4 15 (14.85%) Retail
5 11 (10.89%) Games
6 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.94%) Banking
8 4 (3.96%) Law
9 3 (2.97%) Marketing
9 3 (2.97%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.98%) Local Government
11 1 (0.99%) International Banking
11 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.99%) Legal
11 1 (0.99%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.66%) Technical Leader
2 25 (24.75%) Project Manager
3 17 (16.83%) Digital Project Manager
4 16 (15.84%) Analyst
4 16 (15.84%) Business Analyst
5 14 (13.86%) Applications Manager
5 14 (13.86%) Applications Project Manager
6 13 (12.87%) Data Business Analyst
6 13 (12.87%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 12 (11.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 12 (11.88%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 12 (11.88%) Online Project Manager
7 12 (11.88%) Online Trading Manager
8 8 (7.92%) Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Data Architect
10 3 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
11 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Architect
11 2 (1.98%) Financial Services Project Manager
11 2 (1.98%) Programme Manager
11 2 (1.98%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.66%) Node.js
1 34 (33.66%) OAuth
1 34 (33.66%) OAuth2
1 34 (33.66%) OpenID
2 2 (1.98%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.99%) HTML
3 1 (0.99%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) User Experience
2 3 (2.97%) Social Media
3 2 (1.98%) PMI
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) Enterprise Architecture
3 38 (37.62%) DevOps
4 35 (34.65%) Matrix Organization
4 35 (34.65%) Technical Architecture
4 35 (34.65%) Test Automation
5 34 (33.66%) Benchmarking
5 34 (33.66%) Code Coverage
5 34 (33.66%) Data Privacy
5 34 (33.66%) Data Protection
5 34 (33.66%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 34 (33.66%) Identity Management
5 34 (33.66%) Microservices
5 34 (33.66%) OWASP
5 34 (33.66%) Process Management
5 34 (33.66%) Software Engineering
5 34 (33.66%) Technical Leadership
5 34 (33.66%) Threat Modelling
5 34 (33.66%) UML
5 34 (33.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) Java
2 34 (33.66%) C#
2 34 (33.66%) C++
2 34 (33.66%) Python
3 14 (13.86%) SQL
4 1 (0.99%) RPG
Qualifications
1 35 (34.65%) Degree
2 34 (33.66%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.99%) APMG
4 1 (0.99%) CSPO
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (33.66%) GDPR
1 34 (33.66%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.97%) PMO
4 1 (0.99%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.99%) PSD2
System Software
1 34 (33.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (33.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (34.65%) Oracle
2 2 (1.98%) SAP
3 1 (0.99%) Anaplan
3 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.99%) Pega
3 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow