Period
to 16 September 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 16 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Inclusion and Diversity
UK > England
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 197 512 414
Rank change year-on-year +315 -98 +400
Permanent jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 1,960 185 953
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.84% 0.39% 0.73%
As % of the General category 3.18% 0.74% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 536 54 205
10th Percentile £29,414 £31,250 £30,910
25th Percentile £38,925 £35,208 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,481 £42,120 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +29.35% -11.33% -9.52%
75th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £82,625 £85,000 £85,950
UK median annual salary £52,295 £42,000 £46,024
% change year-on-year +24.51% -8.74% -6.23%

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 61,698 24,837 72,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 57.78% 52.33% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38,819 19,897 55,923
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £42,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.49% +6.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,300 £97,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +139 761 £57,500 -17.86% 67
South East +176 599 £60,000 +23.41% 41
East of England +54 166 £32,495 +1.08% 17
North of England +38 159 £47,500 -27.48% 61
Midlands -1 132 £52,295 +47.04% 28
South West -7 115 £52,986 +27.68% 21
North West +20 107 £46,250 - 36
West Midlands -18 91 £50,807 +42.85% 24
East Midlands - 41 £65,000 - 4
Yorkshire -72 38 £47,500 -27.48% 18
North East - 14 £45,000 - 7
Inclusion and Diversity
UK

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1,041 (53.11%) Agile Software Development
2 837 (42.70%) Finance
3 688 (35.10%) Degree
4 684 (34.90%) Software Engineering
5 646 (32.96%) AWS
6 633 (32.30%) Java
7 616 (31.43%) Social Skills
8 584 (29.80%) Law
9 557 (28.42%) Banking
10 502 (25.61%) DevOps
11 499 (25.46%) Python
12 497 (25.36%) Microservices
13 492 (25.10%) React
14 476 (24.29%) Computer Science
15 464 (23.67%) Linux
16 440 (22.45%) Jenkins
17 397 (20.26%) Scrum
18 387 (19.74%) Spring
19 381 (19.44%) Ansible
20 377 (19.23%) Digital Banking
21 374 (19.08%) Full Stack Development
22 373 (19.03%) Git (software)
23 370 (18.88%) Node.js
24 368 (18.78%) TDD
25 360 (18.37%) Kafka
26 349 (17.81%) Mentoring
27 341 (17.40%) AngularJS
28 328 (16.73%) JavaScript
29 326 (16.63%) Azure
30 322 (16.43%) GitHub

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
1 270 (13.78%) Apache Spark
2 230 (11.73%) GemFire
3 205 (10.46%) Apache
4 92 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
5 86 (4.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 24 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.07%) Confluence
8 19 (0.97%) Jupyter
9 17 (0.87%) JBoss
10 12 (0.61%) WordPress
11 11 (0.56%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.51%) Ethereum
12 10 (0.51%) Hyperledger
12 10 (0.51%) nginx
13 9 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (0.41%) CMS
14 8 (0.41%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.31%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.31%) SAS
16 5 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 61 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.31%) InVision
5 5 (0.26%) Oracle Smart View
5 5 (0.26%) Simulink
6 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.15%) Figma
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.10%) Mingle
7 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.10%) ProjectWise
7 2 (0.10%) Sketch
7 2 (0.10%) Windchill
8 1 (0.051%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 40 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
2 23 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (0.77%) Distributed Ledger
4 11 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (0.51%) R3 Corda
6 9 (0.46%) Magento
6 9 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 3 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.10%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 646 (32.96%) AWS
2 326 (16.63%) Azure
3 322 (16.43%) GitHub
4 273 (13.93%) GCP
5 183 (9.34%) Amazon Kinesis
6 85 (4.34%) PaaS
7 71 (3.62%) Serverless
8 58 (2.96%) SaaS
9 52 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
10 50 (2.55%) OpenShift
11 48 (2.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 48 (2.45%) Microsoft 365
12 46 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
13 45 (2.30%) Amazon S3
14 28 (1.43%) Power Platform
15 27 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
16 23 (1.17%) npm
17 21 (1.07%) Azure Functions
18 20 (1.02%) GitHub Actions
19 17 (0.87%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.45%) HTTP
2 37 (1.89%) Broadband
3 35 (1.79%) Calico
4 34 (1.73%) VPN
5 31 (1.58%) DNS
6 29 (1.48%) Firewall
7 28 (1.43%) DHCP
8 21 (1.07%) TCP/IP
9 18 (0.92%) Network Security
9 18 (0.92%) PPP
10 17 (0.87%) Ethernet
10 17 (0.87%) Skype
11 15 (0.77%) Internet
12 13 (0.66%) LAN
12 13 (0.66%) WAN
13 9 (0.46%) Wireless
14 7 (0.36%) SAN
15 5 (0.26%) MPLS
15 5 (0.26%) OSPF
15 5 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (14.59%) PostgreSQL
2 263 (13.42%) Relational Database
3 254 (12.96%) NoSQL
4 240 (12.24%) HBase
5 232 (11.84%) MariaDB
6 224 (11.43%) Big Data
6 224 (11.43%) Redis
7 93 (4.74%) Hadoop
8 81 (4.13%) SQL Server
9 76 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 49 (2.50%) MongoDB
11 33 (1.68%) Tableau
12 32 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
13 28 (1.43%) MySQL
14 25 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (1.12%) GIS
16 20 (1.02%) Blockchain
17 16 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (0.82%) Apache Hive
17 16 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 440 (22.45%) Jenkins
2 373 (19.03%) Git (software)
3 303 (15.46%) Cucumber
4 250 (12.76%) Protractor
5 247 (12.60%) Cypress.io
6 245 (12.50%) Gradle
7 241 (12.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 230 (11.73%) JUnit
9 227 (11.58%) Storybook
10 202 (10.31%) Mockito
11 188 (9.59%) Eclipse
11 188 (9.59%) IntelliJ
12 138 (7.04%) Artifactory
13 92 (4.69%) GitLab
14 91 (4.64%) SonarQube
15 90 (4.59%) Selenium
16 72 (3.67%) JIRA
17 49 (2.50%) gulp
18 46 (2.35%) Bitbucket
19 33 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 837 (42.70%) Finance
2 616 (31.43%) Social Skills
3 584 (29.80%) Law
4 557 (28.42%) Banking
5 203 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
6 134 (6.84%) Presentation Skills
7 120 (6.12%) Marketing
8 110 (5.61%) Public Sector
9 89 (4.54%) Retail
10 78 (3.98%) Games
11 60 (3.06%) Wearables
12 59 (3.01%) Aerospace
13 51 (2.60%) Organisational Skills
14 49 (2.50%) Influencing Skills
15 37 (1.89%) Advertising
16 32 (1.63%) Financial Institution
17 29 (1.48%) Legal
18 28 (1.43%) Military
19 22 (1.12%) Manufacturing
20 20 (1.02%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 403 (20.56%) Software Engineer
2 376 (19.18%) Developer
3 167 (8.52%) Principal Engineer
4 144 (7.35%) Principal Software Engineer
5 132 (6.73%) Senior Software Engineer
6 126 (6.43%) Analyst
7 123 (6.28%) Architect
8 109 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 89 (4.54%) Java Developer
10 87 (4.44%) Senior Developer
11 86 (4.39%) Lead Developer
12 85 (4.34%) Lead Software Engineer
13 78 (3.98%) Consultant
14 73 (3.72%) Lead Software Developer
15 67 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
16 50 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
17 44 (2.24%) Full Stack Developer
18 43 (2.19%) Project Manager
19 41 (2.09%) C# Developer
20 37 (1.89%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (25.10%) React
2 387 (19.74%) Spring
3 370 (18.88%) Node.js
4 360 (18.37%) Kafka
5 341 (17.40%) AngularJS
6 309 (15.77%) CSS
7 288 (14.69%) RESTful
8 286 (14.59%) RabbitMQ
9 276 (14.08%) Redux
10 233 (11.89%) WireMock
11 220 (11.22%) JSON
11 220 (11.22%) Tailwind CSS
12 219 (11.17%) Express
13 216 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 203 (10.36%) Play Framework
15 193 (9.85%) Spark Streaming
16 166 (8.47%) .NET
17 165 (8.42%) Web Services
18 144 (7.35%) Spring Boot
19 135 (6.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 278 (14.18%) User Experience
2 197 (10.05%) Linux Command Line
3 194 (9.90%) Self-Motivation
4 153 (7.81%) Management Information System
5 140 (7.14%) Life Science
6 105 (5.36%) Algorithms
7 65 (3.32%) Smartphone
8 62 (3.16%) Virtual Team
9 55 (2.81%) Cloud Native
10 51 (2.60%) Social Media
11 49 (2.50%) Data Structures
11 49 (2.50%) iPhone
12 48 (2.45%) Public Cloud
13 45 (2.30%) Mobile App
14 44 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
15 41 (2.09%) Data Centre
16 30 (1.53%) Social Network
17 29 (1.48%) Blog
18 22 (1.12%) Renewable Energy
19 19 (0.97%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 464 (23.67%) Linux
2 308 (15.71%) Unix
3 87 (4.44%) Android
3 87 (4.44%) Windows
4 35 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.33%) Mac OS
6 22 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.02%) Windows 10
8 17 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 17 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.20%) AIX
9 4 (0.20%) DC/OS
10 3 (0.15%) Solaris
10 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.10%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.051%) CentOS
12 1 (0.051%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,041 (53.11%) Agile Software Development
2 684 (34.90%) Software Engineering
3 502 (25.61%) DevOps
4 497 (25.36%) Microservices
5 476 (24.29%) Computer Science
6 397 (20.26%) Scrum
7 377 (19.23%) Digital Banking
8 374 (19.08%) Full Stack Development
9 368 (18.78%) TDD
10 349 (17.81%) Mentoring
11 251 (12.81%) Open Source
12 249 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
13 241 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
14 239 (12.19%) Analytics
15 228 (11.63%) Business Continuity
15 228 (11.63%) Cross-Browser Testing
16 223 (11.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 223 (11.38%) Validation
17 222 (11.33%) BDD
17 222 (11.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 633 (32.30%) Java
2 499 (25.46%) Python
3 328 (16.73%) JavaScript
4 258 (13.16%) SQL
5 241 (12.30%) Groovy
6 232 (11.84%) Shell Script
7 202 (10.31%) C#
8 163 (8.32%) TypeScript
9 101 (5.15%) C++
10 79 (4.03%) C
11 78 (3.98%) Bash Shell
12 75 (3.83%) Go
13 48 (2.45%) MATLAB
14 46 (2.35%) Rust
15 40 (2.04%) Scala
16 35 (1.79%) Ruby
17 27 (1.38%) PowerShell
18 26 (1.33%) Kotlin
19 25 (1.28%) Java 8
20 18 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 688 (35.10%) Degree
2 256 (13.06%) Oracle Certification
3 221 (11.28%) OCP
4 162 (8.27%) Security Cleared
5 94 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 74 (3.78%) SC Cleared
7 46 (2.35%) Master's Degree
8 40 (2.04%) DV Cleared
9 37 (1.89%) DBS Check
10 36 (1.84%) PhD
11 30 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
12 28 (1.43%) AWS Certification
13 27 (1.38%) CISSP
14 26 (1.33%) CISM
15 20 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
16 17 (0.87%) CRISC
17 15 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
18 14 (0.71%) CISA
19 11 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
20 10 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (7.45%) QA
2 73 (3.72%) SLA
3 71 (3.62%) PSD2
4 62 (3.16%) GDPR
5 40 (2.04%) Data Quality
6 28 (1.43%) Accessibility
7 18 (0.92%) PMO
8 14 (0.71%) ITGC
9 12 (0.61%) NIST
10 9 (0.46%) GRC
11 5 (0.26%) COBIT
12 4 (0.20%) Def Stans
12 4 (0.20%) IEC 61508
12 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (0.20%) NEBOSH
12 4 (0.20%) RMADS
13 3 (0.15%) NCSC
14 2 (0.10%) MISRA
14 2 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 256 (13.06%) Docker
2 192 (9.80%) HDFS
3 149 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (1.94%) Active Directory
5 37 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.20%) Firmware
8 4 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.10%) KVM
9 2 (0.10%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.10%) NFS
9 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.10%) vSphere
10 1 (0.051%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.051%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.051%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 381 (19.44%) Ansible
2 292 (14.90%) Kubernetes
3 183 (9.34%) Terraform
4 162 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
5 74 (3.78%) Puppet
6 68 (3.47%) Prometheus
7 61 (3.11%) Grafana
8 39 (1.99%) Kibana
9 22 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
10 18 (0.92%) Mesos
11 13 (0.66%) Oracle EDQ
12 12 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (0.51%) Istio
14 6 (0.31%) SCCM
15 5 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
15 5 (0.26%) HP ALM
16 4 (0.20%) Apache Brooklyn
16 4 (0.20%) Packer
16 4 (0.20%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 216 (11.02%) Okta
2 212 (10.82%) VMware
3 204 (10.41%) Microsoft
4 200 (10.20%) Oracle
5 127 (6.48%) Google
6 42 (2.14%) Apple
7 36 (1.84%) LexisNexis
7 36 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.33%) YouTube
9 25 (1.28%) SAP
10 24 (1.22%) PayPal
11 22 (1.12%) Adobe
12 17 (0.87%) HP
13 15 (0.77%) Cisco
14 14 (0.71%) Teradata
15 13 (0.66%) Saba
16 12 (0.61%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.61%) MuleSoft
16 12 (0.61%) ServiceNow
17 11 (0.56%) Ivanti