Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Due Diligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Due Diligence over the 6 months to 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Due Diligence
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 682 586 763
Rank change year-on-year -96 +177 -99
Permanent jobs citing Due Diligence 274 195 327
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 118 102 242
10th Percentile £36,639 £40,000 £37,625
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -4.00%
75th Percentile £72,000 £65,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,750 £84,500 £93,625
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -

Due Diligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 93,417 60,224 124,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 93.66% 92.50% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 64,448 49,282 99,844
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Due Diligence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Due Diligence in England

Due Diligence
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Due Diligence in England

Due Diligence
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Due Diligence in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Due Diligence in England

Due Diligence
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Due Diligence within the England region over the 6 months to 26 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 -94 141 £68,500 +24.55% 31
South East -50 44 £45,000 - 11
East of England -7 27 £62,500 - 5
North of England -65 26 £63,750 +27.50% 10
Midlands -82 17 £41,250 -28.26% 8
North West -38 14 £61,250 +11.36% 5
South West -51 14 £36,433 -15.76% 3
West Midlands -68 10 £44,000 -39.31% 7
Yorkshire -53 9 £65,000 +30.00% 4
East Midlands -50 7 £40,000 -30.43% 1
North East -12 3 - - 1
Due Diligence
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, IT jobs citing Due Diligence 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 Due Diligence.

1 122 (44.53%) Finance
2 118 (43.07%) Information Security
3 75 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (26.64%) Azure
4 73 (26.64%) Social Skills
5 69 (25.18%) Management Information System
6 63 (22.99%) Microsoft
7 60 (21.90%) Degree
8 47 (17.15%) SQL
8 47 (17.15%) Project Management
9 46 (16.79%) Scrum
10 43 (15.69%) Retail
11 41 (14.96%) Legal
11 41 (14.96%) Strategic Roadmap
11 41 (14.96%) IT Strategy
11 41 (14.96%) Decision-Making
12 39 (14.23%) Computer Science
13 38 (13.87%) SAP
14 36 (13.14%) DevOps
14 36 (13.14%) Line Management
15 35 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
16 34 (12.41%) SDLC
17 32 (11.68%) Data Privacy
18 31 (11.31%) SharePoint
18 31 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
19 30 (10.95%) .NET
19 30 (10.95%) Mentoring
19 30 (10.95%) Test Automation
20 29 (10.58%) Law
20 29 (10.58%) Service Delivery

Due Diligence
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 31 (11.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.92%) SAS
3 5 (1.82%) Confluence
3 5 (1.82%) IIS
3 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.73%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (10.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (6.93%) SAP HR
2 11 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.82%) Unica
4 4 (1.46%) FastStats
5 2 (0.73%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 73 (26.64%) Azure
2 20 (7.30%) AWS
3 19 (6.93%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (4.38%) Azure Logic Apps
4 12 (4.38%) Power Platform
5 11 (4.01%) Dynamics 365
5 11 (4.01%) Serverless
6 10 (3.65%) Power Automate
7 9 (3.28%) Azure Functions
7 9 (3.28%) PowerApps
8 6 (2.19%) GCP
9 5 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 3 (1.09%) Azure Service Bus
11 3 (1.09%) Azure Service Fabric
11 3 (1.09%) Lucidchart
12 2 (0.73%) Akamai
13 1 (0.36%) Firebase
13 1 (0.36%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.19%) VPN
2 5 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (1.82%) Cisco Firepower
2 5 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (1.82%) DHCP
2 5 (1.82%) DNS
2 5 (1.82%) Firewall
2 5 (1.82%) VLAN
2 5 (1.82%) VoIP
3 2 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.36%) Broadband
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.30%) NoSQL
2 17 (6.20%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (4.38%) DTS
5 11 (4.01%) Big Data
5 11 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.65%) Power BI
7 5 (1.82%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.09%) Electronic Patient Records
8 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 25 (9.12%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.84%) RSpec
3 7 (2.55%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (2.55%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.19%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.82%) JIRA
6 4 (1.46%) Spinnaker
7 3 (1.09%) Postman
7 3 (1.09%) Selenium
7 3 (1.09%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 122 (44.53%) Finance
2 73 (26.64%) Social Skills
3 43 (15.69%) Retail
4 41 (14.96%) Legal
5 29 (10.58%) Law
6 24 (8.76%) Marketing
7 21 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (4.38%) Presentation Skills
9 10 (3.65%) Back Office
10 9 (3.28%) Advertising
11 8 (2.92%) Banking
11 8 (2.92%) Public Sector
12 7 (2.55%) Influencing Skills
12 7 (2.55%) Organisational Skills
13 6 (2.19%) Digital Economy
13 6 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (2.19%) Telecoms
14 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.82%) Publishing
15 4 (1.46%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 40 (14.60%) Analyst
2 32 (11.68%) Developer
3 16 (5.84%) Security Analyst
4 13 (4.74%) Architect
4 13 (4.74%) Designer
4 13 (4.74%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (4.38%) Head of Digital
5 12 (4.38%) Head of Portfolio Management
5 12 (4.38%) Senior Developer
5 12 (4.38%) Solutions Designer
6 11 (4.01%) Consultant
6 11 (4.01%) IT Manager
7 10 (3.65%) Digital Developer
7 10 (3.65%) Information Analyst
7 10 (3.65%) Information Security Analyst
7 10 (3.65%) Information Security Officer
7 10 (3.65%) Security Officer
8 9 (3.28%) Compliance Analyst
8 9 (3.28%) Information Officer
9 8 (2.92%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.95%) .NET
2 17 (6.20%) GraphQL
3 16 (5.84%) Resque
3 16 (5.84%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (5.11%) REST
5 13 (4.74%) .NET Core
5 13 (4.74%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.28%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.28%) jQuery
7 8 (2.92%) HTML5 Canvas
8 6 (2.19%) React
9 5 (1.82%) OLE
9 5 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.46%) CSS
10 4 (1.46%) HTML
11 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.09%) Node.js
11 3 (1.09%) Redux
11 3 (1.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (25.18%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.84%) FMCG
3 14 (5.11%) Cyberthreat
4 12 (4.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (4.01%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.65%) Life Science
7 9 (3.28%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.19%) PMI
9 5 (1.82%) Cyberattack
9 5 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.82%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 4 (1.46%) EFT
10 4 (1.46%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.46%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.09%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.73%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.73%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.28%) Windows
2 5 (1.82%) VMS
2 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.73%) Linux
4 1 (0.36%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (43.07%) Information Security
2 75 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (17.15%) Project Management
4 46 (16.79%) Scrum
5 41 (14.96%) Decision-Making
5 41 (14.96%) IT Strategy
5 41 (14.96%) Strategic Roadmap
6 39 (14.23%) Computer Science
7 36 (13.14%) DevOps
7 36 (13.14%) Line Management
8 35 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
9 34 (12.41%) SDLC
10 32 (11.68%) Data Privacy
11 31 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (10.95%) Mentoring
12 30 (10.95%) Test Automation
13 29 (10.58%) Service Delivery
14 27 (9.85%) Change Management
14 27 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (9.49%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 47 (17.15%) SQL
2 20 (7.30%) JavaScript
3 17 (6.20%) C#
3 17 (6.20%) Python
3 17 (6.20%) Ruby
4 10 (3.65%) R
5 8 (2.92%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.55%) Java
7 5 (1.82%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.46%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.09%) C++
9 3 (1.09%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.09%) PHP
9 3 (1.09%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.36%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 60 (21.90%) Degree
2 19 (6.93%) CIPD
3 17 (6.20%) CISSP
3 17 (6.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (5.47%) CISM
5 12 (4.38%) MBA
6 9 (3.28%) CISA
7 7 (2.55%) PhD
7 7 (2.55%) PMI Certification
8 6 (2.19%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.82%) CRISC
9 5 (1.82%) ISEB
9 5 (1.82%) Master's Degree
9 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 1 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.36%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 1 (0.36%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (8.03%) GDPR
3 19 (6.93%) PMO
4 12 (4.38%) NIST
5 8 (2.92%) GRC
5 8 (2.92%) PCI DSS
6 7 (2.55%) QA
7 6 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (1.82%) ISO 9001
8 5 (1.82%) SOC 2
9 3 (1.09%) Accessibility
9 3 (1.09%) COBIT
9 3 (1.09%) GxP
9 3 (1.09%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.36%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.92%) Nessus
1 8 (2.92%) Terraform
2 7 (2.55%) Puppet
3 5 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 63 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.87%) SAP
3 10 (3.65%) Oracle
4 8 (2.92%) Qualys
5 7 (2.55%) Cisco
6 6 (2.19%) Dell
7 5 (1.82%) Google
7 5 (1.82%) IBM
7 5 (1.82%) Symantec
7 5 (1.82%) Veritas
8 4 (1.46%) Apteco
8 4 (1.46%) Instagram
9 3 (1.09%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.73%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.73%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.36%) Apple
11 1 (0.36%) Pega
11 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.36%) VMware