Period
to 30 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BT over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within BT Group plc.

BT
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 775 624 849
Rank change year-on-year -151 +225 +170
Permanent jobs citing BT 167 150 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.59% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 61 120 163
10th Percentile £28,145 " £21,911
25th Percentile £30,750 £19,750 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £46,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% -

BT is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 38,439 25,475 55,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.22% 40.33% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26,320 19,971 43,531
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,625 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.87% +7.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £54,136 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.00% +1.01%

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BT as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BT in England

BT
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BT in England.

Salary trend for BT in England

BT
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing BT in England over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for BT in England

BT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the England region over the 6 months to 30 July 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
London -78 108 £52,500 +23.53% 22
North of England -66 23 £67,500 +213.95% 7
Yorkshire -52 22 £67,500 +213.95% 1
Midlands -72 10 £31,500 +46.51% 5
East of England -42 9 £28,779 -32.29% 2
South East -133 9 £35,000 -12.50% 2
South West -74 8 £45,500 +30.00% 9
West Midlands -79 6 £50,214 +133.55% 4
East Midlands - 4 £31,500 - 1
North East - 1 - - 1
BT
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT jobs citing BT 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 England region with a requirement for BT.

1 61 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (34.73%) AWS
3 40 (23.95%) JavaScript
4 39 (23.35%) Pair Programming
5 38 (22.75%) Software Engineering
5 38 (22.75%) Social Skills
6 37 (22.16%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (20.96%) Docker
7 35 (20.96%) React
8 32 (19.16%) Microsoft
9 31 (18.56%) Digital Media
10 30 (17.96%) Linux
10 30 (17.96%) Git (software)
11 28 (16.77%) Front End Development
12 27 (16.17%) webpack
12 27 (16.17%) Kubernetes
12 27 (16.17%) Node.js
12 27 (16.17%) Java
13 25 (14.97%) Telecoms
13 25 (14.97%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (14.97%) TDD
14 23 (13.77%) HTML
14 23 (13.77%) PHP
14 23 (13.77%) CSS
14 23 (13.77%) SQL
15 22 (13.17%) OO
15 22 (13.17%) E-Commerce
16 21 (12.57%) Spring
16 21 (12.57%) Scala
16 21 (12.57%) JIRA

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 15 (8.98%) Confluence
2 11 (6.59%) CMS
3 10 (5.99%) Apache
3 10 (5.99%) nginx
4 6 (3.59%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.40%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (2.40%) JBoss
5 4 (2.40%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.59%) Adobe Premiere
2 6 (3.59%) Final Cut Pro
2 6 (3.59%) Gephi
3 4 (2.40%) AutoCAD
3 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.20%) InVision
5 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.20%) Sketch
6 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Shopify
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (34.73%) AWS
2 20 (11.98%) Serverless
3 18 (10.78%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (8.38%) Azure
5 12 (7.19%) SaaS
6 10 (5.99%) GitHub
7 9 (5.39%) Microsoft 365
8 8 (4.79%) AWS Fargate
9 6 (3.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (3.59%) Amazon S3
9 6 (3.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (3.59%) CloudFront
10 4 (2.40%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (2.40%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (2.40%) Google Analytics
10 4 (2.40%) Google Workspace
11 3 (1.80%) GoToWebinar
12 2 (1.20%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.78%) HTTP
2 12 (7.19%) Firewall
2 12 (7.19%) WAN
3 11 (6.59%) LAN
3 11 (6.59%) MPLS
3 11 (6.59%) VPN
4 10 (5.99%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (5.39%) DNS
6 7 (4.19%) SSL
7 6 (3.59%) Broadband
7 6 (3.59%) Ethernet
7 6 (3.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (3.59%) SD-WAN
8 5 (2.99%) Unified Communications
8 5 (2.99%) VoIP
9 4 (2.40%) GPON
9 4 (2.40%) Skype
10 3 (1.80%) BGP
10 3 (1.80%) GoToMeeting
10 3 (1.80%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.97%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (12.57%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.78%) MySQL
4 11 (6.59%) Hazelcast
5 10 (5.99%) Redis
6 9 (5.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (4.79%) Amazon Aurora
8 6 (3.59%) Apache Hive
8 6 (3.59%) Big Data
8 6 (3.59%) Impala
9 5 (2.99%) GIS
9 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.40%) Amazon Athena
10 4 (2.40%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.80%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.60%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (17.96%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.17%) webpack
3 21 (12.57%) JIRA
4 15 (8.98%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.59%) Bitbucket
6 10 (5.99%) GitLab
6 10 (5.99%) JUnit
6 10 (5.99%) Mockito
7 7 (4.19%) gulp
8 6 (3.59%) Babel
8 6 (3.59%) Bitbucket Server
8 6 (3.59%) CircleCI
8 6 (3.59%) git-flow
9 3 (1.80%) WiX
10 2 (1.20%) Axure RP
General
1 38 (22.75%) Social Skills
2 25 (14.97%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.98%) Retail
4 18 (10.78%) Marketing
5 17 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (7.19%) Billing
7 9 (5.39%) Games
8 7 (4.19%) Banking
9 6 (3.59%) Legal
10 4 (2.40%) Finance
10 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.80%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.60%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.60%) Local Government
12 1 (0.60%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 55 (32.93%) Developer
2 18 (10.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (7.19%) Software Engineer
4 11 (6.59%) Scala Developer
4 11 (6.59%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (5.99%) Engineering Specialist
5 10 (5.99%) Java Engineer
5 10 (5.99%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (5.99%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (5.99%) Senior Java Engineer
5 10 (5.99%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 8 (4.79%) Architect
7 7 (4.19%) Analyst
7 7 (4.19%) PHP Developer
7 7 (4.19%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.19%) Senior PHP Developer
8 6 (3.59%) Data Analyst
8 6 (3.59%) Data Science Analyst
8 6 (3.59%) Designer
9 5 (2.99%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.96%) React
2 27 (16.17%) Node.js
3 23 (13.77%) CSS
3 23 (13.77%) HTML
4 21 (12.57%) Spring
5 19 (11.38%) HTML5
6 17 (10.18%) Jest
7 16 (9.58%) REST
8 14 (8.38%) Symfony
9 13 (7.78%) Vue.js
9 13 (7.78%) Web Services
10 11 (6.59%) Akka
10 11 (6.59%) jQuery
10 11 (6.59%) Redux
10 11 (6.59%) Spring Boot
10 11 (6.59%) XGBoost
11 10 (5.99%) LAMP
11 10 (5.99%) RESTful
11 10 (5.99%) RxJS
11 10 (5.99%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.56%) Digital Media
2 13 (7.78%) Driving Licence
3 11 (6.59%) NHS
4 10 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.99%) User Experience
5 6 (3.59%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (3.59%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 6 (3.59%) Fibre Optics
5 6 (3.59%) Video Editing
6 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.80%) Blog
8 2 (1.20%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.60%) CMDB
9 1 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.60%) IVR
9 1 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.96%) Linux
2 16 (9.58%) Windows
3 7 (4.19%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.40%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.20%) Android
6 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.35%) Pair Programming
3 38 (22.75%) Software Engineering
4 37 (22.16%) Problem-Solving
5 28 (16.77%) Front End Development
6 25 (14.97%) TDD
7 22 (13.17%) E-Commerce
7 22 (13.17%) OO
8 21 (12.57%) Acceptance Criteria
8 21 (12.57%) Low Latency
8 21 (12.57%) Microservices
9 20 (11.98%) Mentoring
10 18 (10.78%) OOP
10 18 (10.78%) Test Automation
11 17 (10.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (10.18%) Data Science
11 17 (10.18%) Machine Learning
12 16 (9.58%) Software Architecture
12 16 (9.58%) Visualisation
13 15 (8.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.95%) JavaScript
2 27 (16.17%) Java
3 23 (13.77%) PHP
3 23 (13.77%) SQL
4 21 (12.57%) Scala
4 21 (12.57%) TypeScript
5 20 (11.98%) Go
6 16 (9.58%) Python
7 11 (6.59%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.99%) Java 11
8 10 (5.99%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.79%) PHP 5
9 8 (4.79%) PHP 7
10 7 (4.19%) C
10 7 (4.19%) R
11 6 (3.59%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.59%) ES6
11 6 (3.59%) Perl
12 1 (0.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.99%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.39%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.79%) CISSP
5 7 (4.19%) CCNA
5 7 (4.19%) MCSE
6 6 (3.59%) CEH
6 6 (3.59%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (3.59%) DBS Check
6 6 (3.59%) GIAC
6 6 (3.59%) Linux+ Certification
6 6 (3.59%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (3.59%) SANS
6 6 (3.59%) SSCP
7 5 (2.99%) Degree
8 4 (2.40%) MCP
9 3 (1.80%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.80%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.98%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) ITGC
3 1 (0.60%) NCSC
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (20.96%) Docker
2 8 (4.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.59%) Apache Flume
4 5 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.60%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (16.17%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.59%) Kibana
2 6 (3.59%) Oozie
3 4 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.40%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.40%) SCCM
4 3 (1.80%) MaaS360
4 3 (1.80%) PaperCut
5 2 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.38%) Samsung
3 15 (8.98%) Atlassian
4 13 (7.78%) Cisco
5 12 (7.19%) Oracle
6 10 (5.99%) Google
6 10 (5.99%) Openreach
7 9 (5.39%) Mitel
7 9 (5.39%) Virgin Media
8 8 (4.79%) Facebook
8 8 (4.79%) Instagram
8 8 (4.79%) Twitter
8 8 (4.79%) YouTube
9 6 (3.59%) Adobe
9 6 (3.59%) Splunk
10 5 (2.99%) Apple
10 5 (2.99%) Avaya
10 5 (2.99%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.40%) Fujitsu
11 4 (2.40%) Mapinfo