Period
to 2 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inclusion and Diversity in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Inclusion and Diversity over the 6 months to 2 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Inclusion and Diversity
UK > England
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 188 506 407
Rank change year-on-year +318 -99 +246
Permanent jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 2,228 199 926
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.98% 0.39% 0.75%
As % of the General category 3.35% 0.77% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 729 81 238
10th Percentile £28,950 £31,250 £31,589
25th Percentile £38,037 £39,750 £34,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £43,550
Median % change year-on-year - +26.29% -12.90%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,499 £63,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,499 £79,875
UK median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% +22.22% -10.00%

Inclusion and Diversity 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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 66,419 25,818 68,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 58.93% 50.82% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 42,100 21,196 53,398
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +2.94%

Inclusion and Diversity
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Inclusion and Diversity as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Inclusion and Diversity in England

Inclusion and Diversity
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity in England.

Salary trend for Inclusion and Diversity in England

Inclusion and Diversity
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity in England over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Inclusion and Diversity in England

Inclusion and Diversity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity within the England region over the 6 months to 2 December 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 +165 907 £60,000 +6.18% 175
South East +176 580 £55,000 -2.22% 60
North of England +125 327 £53,029 +9.34% 86
North West +88 221 £53,112 +80.04% 49
East of England +37 155 £32,500 +1.09% 19
Midlands +12 150 £42,250 +18.79% 44
South West -2 108 £57,500 +11.65% 38
West Midlands -39 87 £42,500 +19.50% 37
Yorkshire -1 75 £50,806 -24.73% 23
East Midlands - 63 £30,000 - 6
North East - 31 £45,000 - 14
Inclusion and Diversity
UK

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, IT jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 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 Inclusion and Diversity.

1 1,138 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
2 930 (41.74%) Finance
3 739 (33.17%) Social Skills
4 648 (29.08%) Degree
5 640 (28.73%) Software Engineering
6 620 (27.83%) AWS
7 593 (26.62%) Java
8 530 (23.79%) Banking
9 510 (22.89%) Law
10 488 (21.90%) DevOps
11 480 (21.54%) Python
12 465 (20.87%) Microservices
13 456 (20.47%) React
14 393 (17.64%) Scrum
15 382 (17.15%) Computer Science
16 381 (17.10%) Linux
17 360 (16.16%) Jenkins
18 355 (15.93%) Analytics
19 347 (15.57%) JavaScript
20 339 (15.22%) Spring
21 337 (15.13%) Git (software)
22 333 (14.95%) TDD
23 331 (14.86%) Azure
24 323 (14.50%) Full Stack Development
25 316 (14.18%) Kafka
25 316 (14.18%) Node.js
26 307 (13.78%) Mentoring
27 300 (13.46%) Digital Banking
28 291 (13.06%) SQL
29 289 (12.97%) Problem-Solving

Inclusion and Diversity
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
1 223 (10.01%) Apache Spark
2 170 (7.63%) Apache
3 168 (7.54%) GemFire
4 71 (3.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 62 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
6 36 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 30 (1.35%) Confluence
8 21 (0.94%) CMS
9 19 (0.85%) Jupyter
10 18 (0.81%) JBoss
10 18 (0.81%) nginx
11 11 (0.49%) SAS
12 10 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (0.45%) Ethereum
12 10 (0.45%) Hyperledger
13 9 (0.40%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.36%) WordPress
15 7 (0.31%) CICS
16 5 (0.22%) MQSeries
17 4 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 87 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.36%) Chatbot
6 8 (0.36%) Simulink
7 7 (0.31%) Figma
8 6 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.27%) InVision
9 5 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (0.22%) Sketch
10 4 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (0.18%) InDesign
11 3 (0.13%) Adobe XD
11 3 (0.13%) PlantUML
11 3 (0.13%) UserZoom
12 2 (0.090%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 24 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
2 23 (1.03%) Magento
3 17 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (0.67%) Distributed Ledger
5 12 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
6 10 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.45%) R3 Corda
7 9 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.13%) Teamcenter
11 3 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
12 2 (0.090%) Eloqua
12 2 (0.090%) JDE OneWorld
12 2 (0.090%) Oracle Cash Management
12 2 (0.090%) Oracle General Ledger
12 2 (0.090%) Oracle Payables
12 2 (0.090%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 620 (27.83%) AWS
2 331 (14.86%) Azure
3 272 (12.21%) GitHub
4 262 (11.76%) GCP
5 165 (7.41%) Amazon Kinesis
6 101 (4.53%) PaaS
7 96 (4.31%) Serverless
8 65 (2.92%) Power Platform
9 61 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
10 58 (2.60%) Microsoft 365
11 55 (2.47%) SaaS
12 51 (2.29%) OpenShift
13 43 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
14 40 (1.80%) Amazon S3
15 35 (1.57%) IaaS
16 32 (1.44%) GitHub Actions
17 29 (1.30%) Azure Functions
17 29 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
18 27 (1.21%) npm
19 26 (1.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 134 (6.01%) Broadband
2 52 (2.33%) HTTP
3 36 (1.62%) Firewall
4 31 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 30 (1.35%) Calico
5 30 (1.35%) VPN
6 27 (1.21%) DNS
7 24 (1.08%) DHCP
8 17 (0.76%) Network Security
9 14 (0.63%) 5G
10 12 (0.54%) Internet
10 12 (0.54%) LAN
10 12 (0.54%) Skype
10 12 (0.54%) WAN
10 12 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (0.49%) Ethernet
11 11 (0.49%) Intranet
12 10 (0.45%) ATM
12 10 (0.45%) MPLS
13 9 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (10.95%) NoSQL
1 244 (10.95%) Relational Database
2 202 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
3 201 (9.02%) Big Data
4 177 (7.94%) HBase
5 168 (7.54%) MariaDB
6 149 (6.69%) Redis
7 94 (4.22%) Hadoop
8 89 (3.99%) SQL Server
9 66 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
10 63 (2.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 63 (2.83%) MongoDB
11 51 (2.29%) Tableau
12 48 (2.15%) Blockchain
13 47 (2.11%) Power BI
14 29 (1.30%) MySQL
15 22 (0.99%) Data Lake
15 22 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (0.94%) Apache Hive
17 19 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 360 (16.16%) Jenkins
2 337 (15.13%) Git (software)
3 227 (10.19%) Cucumber
4 199 (8.93%) Gradle
5 192 (8.62%) Cypress.io
6 191 (8.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 185 (8.30%) Protractor
8 175 (7.85%) JUnit
8 175 (7.85%) Storybook
9 156 (7.00%) Mockito
10 136 (6.10%) Eclipse
10 136 (6.10%) IntelliJ
11 124 (5.57%) Artifactory
12 107 (4.80%) JIRA
13 87 (3.90%) Selenium
14 76 (3.41%) GitLab
15 72 (3.23%) SonarQube
16 48 (2.15%) gulp
17 45 (2.02%) Maven
18 42 (1.89%) Bitbucket
General
1 930 (41.74%) Finance
2 739 (33.17%) Social Skills
3 530 (23.79%) Banking
4 510 (22.89%) Law
5 272 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
6 193 (8.66%) Public Sector
7 148 (6.64%) Retail
8 147 (6.60%) Marketing
9 132 (5.92%) Presentation Skills
10 89 (3.99%) Games
11 81 (3.64%) Organisational Skills
12 78 (3.50%) Influencing Skills
13 56 (2.51%) Legal
14 52 (2.33%) Aerospace
15 42 (1.89%) Telecoms
16 37 (1.66%) Manufacturing
17 34 (1.53%) Advertising
18 29 (1.30%) Military
19 26 (1.17%) Back Office
20 24 (1.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 448 (20.11%) Developer
2 363 (16.29%) Software Engineer
3 194 (8.71%) Analyst
4 184 (8.26%) Architect
5 141 (6.33%) Principal Engineer
6 121 (5.43%) Principal Software Engineer
7 116 (5.21%) Java Developer
8 101 (4.53%) Software Developer
9 99 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 92 (4.13%) Senior Software Engineer
11 79 (3.55%) Lead Developer
12 78 (3.50%) Lead Software Engineer
13 77 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
14 68 (3.05%) Consultant
15 58 (2.60%) DevOps Engineer
15 58 (2.60%) Lead Software Developer
16 52 (2.33%) Project Manager
17 51 (2.29%) C# Developer
18 50 (2.24%) Senior Manager
19 47 (2.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (20.47%) React
2 339 (15.22%) Spring
3 316 (14.18%) Kafka
3 316 (14.18%) Node.js
4 270 (12.12%) AngularJS
5 257 (11.54%) CSS
6 239 (10.73%) RESTful
7 235 (10.55%) Redux
8 230 (10.32%) RabbitMQ
9 187 (8.39%) JSON
10 173 (7.76%) WireMock
11 168 (7.54%) Web Services
12 162 (7.27%) Express
13 161 (7.23%) .NET
14 160 (7.18%) Tailwind CSS
15 156 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 154 (6.91%) Play Framework
17 146 (6.55%) Spring Boot
18 144 (6.46%) REST
19 140 (6.28%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 266 (11.94%) User Experience
2 174 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
3 157 (7.05%) Linux Command Line
4 141 (6.33%) Social Media
5 140 (6.28%) Management Information System
6 133 (5.97%) Life Science
7 84 (3.77%) Algorithms
8 65 (2.92%) Virtual Team
9 59 (2.65%) Cloud Native
10 58 (2.60%) Mobile App
11 53 (2.38%) Social Network
12 50 (2.24%) Data Structures
13 47 (2.11%) Blog
13 47 (2.11%) Public Cloud
14 34 (1.53%) SWIFT
15 33 (1.48%) Data Centre
15 33 (1.48%) iPhone
16 32 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
17 29 (1.30%) NHS
18 28 (1.26%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 381 (17.10%) Linux
2 256 (11.49%) Unix
3 92 (4.13%) Android
4 87 (3.90%) Windows
5 55 (2.47%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.12%) Mac OS
7 21 (0.94%) Windows 10
8 19 (0.85%) Windows Server
9 16 (0.72%) VMS
10 12 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.36%) AIX
12 4 (0.18%) DC/OS
13 3 (0.13%) Solaris
14 2 (0.090%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.045%) CentOS
15 1 (0.045%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.045%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2016
15 1 (0.045%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,138 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
2 640 (28.73%) Software Engineering
3 488 (21.90%) DevOps
4 465 (20.87%) Microservices
5 393 (17.64%) Scrum
6 382 (17.15%) Computer Science
7 355 (15.93%) Analytics
8 333 (14.95%) TDD
9 323 (14.50%) Full Stack Development
10 307 (13.78%) Mentoring
11 300 (13.46%) Digital Banking
12 289 (12.97%) Problem-Solving
13 259 (11.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 247 (11.09%) Coaching
15 242 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
16 229 (10.28%) OO
17 228 (10.23%) Open Source
18 215 (9.65%) Test Automation
19 213 (9.56%) BDD
20 188 (8.44%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 593 (26.62%) Java
2 480 (21.54%) Python
3 347 (15.57%) JavaScript
4 291 (13.06%) SQL
5 190 (8.53%) Groovy
6 182 (8.17%) C#
7 178 (7.99%) Shell Script
8 172 (7.72%) TypeScript
9 96 (4.31%) C
10 77 (3.46%) C++
11 76 (3.41%) Go
12 66 (2.96%) Bash Shell
13 59 (2.65%) Scala
14 41 (1.84%) Rust
15 37 (1.66%) Ruby
16 36 (1.62%) PowerShell
17 33 (1.48%) Kotlin
18 32 (1.44%) PHP
19 29 (1.30%) Java 8
20 25 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 648 (29.08%) Degree
2 267 (11.98%) Security Cleared
3 188 (8.44%) Oracle Certification
4 169 (7.59%) OCP
5 168 (7.54%) SC Cleared
6 95 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 73 (3.28%) DBS Check
8 68 (3.05%) DV Cleared
9 52 (2.33%) Master's Degree
10 40 (1.80%) CISSP
11 37 (1.66%) PhD
12 36 (1.62%) CISM
13 33 (1.48%) CISA
14 32 (1.44%) CRISC
15 22 (0.99%) AWS Certification
16 21 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
17 20 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
18 12 (0.54%) HNC
18 12 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
19 11 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (6.91%) QA
2 79 (3.55%) SLA
3 53 (2.38%) GDPR
4 50 (2.24%) PSD2
5 48 (2.15%) Accessibility
6 47 (2.11%) Data Quality
7 32 (1.44%) ITGC
8 19 (0.85%) PMO
9 9 (0.40%) GRC
10 7 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (0.27%) COBIT
11 6 (0.27%) IEC 61508
11 6 (0.27%) NEBOSH
12 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.18%) NCSC
12 4 (0.18%) NIST
12 4 (0.18%) NIST 800
13 3 (0.13%) DO-254
13 3 (0.13%) ISO 26262
13 3 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 231 (10.37%) Docker
2 142 (6.37%) HDFS
3 119 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (1.84%) Active Directory
5 37 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.31%) Firmware
7 5 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.18%) vCloud
9 3 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.090%) KVM
10 2 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.090%) NFS
10 2 (0.090%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.090%) vSphere
11 1 (0.045%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.045%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.045%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.045%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.045%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 278 (12.48%) Ansible
2 275 (12.34%) Kubernetes
3 161 (7.23%) Terraform
4 119 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
5 56 (2.51%) Grafana
6 45 (2.02%) Prometheus
7 43 (1.93%) Puppet
8 33 (1.48%) Kibana
9 18 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
10 17 (0.76%) SCCM
11 15 (0.67%) Mesos
12 12 (0.54%) Oracle EDQ
13 11 (0.49%) HP ALM
14 9 (0.40%) Istio
14 9 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
16 4 (0.18%) Apache Brooklyn
16 4 (0.18%) Marathon
16 4 (0.18%) Nessus
16 4 (0.18%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 267 (11.98%) Microsoft
2 203 (9.11%) Oracle
3 165 (7.41%) VMware
4 155 (6.96%) Okta
5 105 (4.71%) Google
6 44 (1.97%) Apple
7 43 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
8 37 (1.66%) Adobe
9 31 (1.39%) MuleSoft
10 30 (1.35%) LexisNexis
11 29 (1.30%) HP
11 29 (1.30%) SAP
12 26 (1.17%) YouTube
13 21 (0.94%) IBM
14 20 (0.90%) Cisco
14 20 (0.90%) PayPal
15 18 (0.81%) ServiceNow
15 18 (0.81%) Splunk
15 18 (0.81%) Teradata
16 17 (0.76%) Databricks