Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Slack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Slack over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 353 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 - -
Permanent jobs citing Slack 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.009% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.54% 0.052% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
East of England median annual salary £61,250 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +94.44% - -
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

Slack is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,403 1,922 1,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 22.87% 16.59% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,824 1,593 1,188
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +14.12%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +7.29%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Slack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Slack in the East of England

Slack
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Slack in the East of England.

Salary trend for Slack in the East of England

Slack
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Slack in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Slack in the East of England

Slack
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Slack within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +34 10 £75,000 +138.10% 3
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Essex - 1 £33,500 - 1
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Slack 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 East of England region with a requirement for Slack.

1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) Trello
4 6 (46.15%) Biotechnology
4 6 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) GitHub
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
8 2 (15.38%) TestRail
8 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (15.38%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 2 (15.38%) QA
8 2 (15.38%) Selenium
8 2 (15.38%) Test Management
8 2 (15.38%) SaaS
8 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 2 (15.38%) DevOps
8 2 (15.38%) Ansible
8 2 (15.38%) Docker

Slack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Trello
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) GitHub
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (15.38%) SaaS
5 1 (7.69%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) TestRail
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.69%) Codeship
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Interaction Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Biotechnology
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Robotics
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Grafana
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
2 1 (7.69%) Dynatrace
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) New Relic