Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 204 180
Rank change year-on-year +14 -24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2,826 2,889 3,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.84% 1.76% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.92% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,960 2,187 2,767
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

Line Management 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 139,891 150,142 164,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.09% 91.56% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 112,228 119,242 137,909
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Line Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in England

Line Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management in England.

Salary trend for Line Management in England

Line Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Line Management in England

Line Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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
London -21 1,024 £67,500 +3.85% 116
South East +7 498 £56,750 +3.18% 64
North of England +25 451 £50,000 - 72
Midlands +11 366 £47,500 +5.56% 55
West Midlands +27 273 £47,500 +5.56% 39
North West +42 261 £50,000 -4.76% 43
East of England +43 250 £60,000 +9.09% 38
South West +14 240 £57,500 +27.78% 48
Yorkshire +2 171 £45,000 -13.46% 24
East Midlands -17 93 £47,500 +7.95% 16
North East -12 19 £43,653 -3.47% 5
Line Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Line Management 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 Line Management.

1 1,140 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 808 (28.59%) Finance
3 520 (18.40%) Project Management
4 477 (16.88%) Mentoring
5 474 (16.77%) Microsoft
6 457 (16.17%) SQL
7 444 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
8 442 (15.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 415 (14.69%) Degree
10 383 (13.55%) Scrum
11 368 (13.02%) Coaching
12 363 (12.85%) Java
13 358 (12.67%) ITIL
14 352 (12.46%) Windows
15 344 (12.17%) C#
16 337 (11.92%) .NET
17 329 (11.64%) Software Engineering
18 328 (11.61%) Continuous Improvement
19 280 (9.91%) SQL Server
20 274 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
21 267 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
22 251 (8.88%) TDD
23 249 (8.81%) PRINCE2
24 244 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
25 242 (8.56%) Retail
26 230 (8.14%) DevOps
27 229 (8.10%) QA
28 227 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
29 225 (7.96%) Change Management
30 221 (7.82%) Data Centre

Line Management
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 87 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 74 (2.62%) Confluence
3 64 (2.26%) Apache Spark
4 59 (2.09%) MS Exchange
5 56 (1.98%) IIS
6 44 (1.56%) CMS
7 33 (1.17%) Apache
8 25 (0.88%) Skype for Business
9 23 (0.81%) WordPress
10 21 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
11 20 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 20 (0.71%) SAS
12 18 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 18 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (0.57%) OpenStack
15 15 (0.53%) nginx
16 14 (0.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 131 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
2 111 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 94 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
4 62 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 45 (1.59%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.64%) Chatbot
7 16 (0.57%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.35%) Acrobat
8 10 (0.35%) RoboHelp
9 9 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.32%) InDesign
10 8 (0.28%) AutoCAD
11 7 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
12 6 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (0.18%) PaintShop Pro
13 5 (0.18%) Snagit
14 4 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (0.14%) SPSS
15 2 (0.071%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 29 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.28%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.18%) INSURE/90
4 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.14%) Postilion
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle AGIS
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (0.11%) Raiser's Edge
5 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.071%) Bloomberg AIM
6 2 (0.071%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.071%) Line 500
6 2 (0.071%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.071%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 274 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 227 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
3 139 (4.92%) Office 365
4 101 (3.57%) SaaS
5 57 (2.02%) IaaS
6 43 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 42 (1.49%) PaaS
8 30 (1.06%) Amazon Kinesis
9 28 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
10 26 (0.92%) Serverless
11 25 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
11 25 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 23 (0.81%) Amazon S3
13 22 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 19 (0.67%) Azure Functions
14 19 (0.67%) Google Analytics
15 16 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
15 16 (0.57%) GitHub
16 15 (0.53%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 136 (4.81%) Firewall
2 95 (3.36%) WAN
3 90 (3.18%) LAN
3 90 (3.18%) TCP/IP
4 87 (3.08%) DNS
5 61 (2.16%) DHCP
6 60 (2.12%) Internet
7 52 (1.84%) VPN
8 46 (1.63%) Network Security
9 41 (1.45%) VoIP
10 35 (1.24%) MPLS
11 34 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
12 33 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
13 32 (1.13%) BGP
14 30 (1.06%) SAN
15 29 (1.03%) Ethernet
16 28 (0.99%) SSL
17 26 (0.92%) Broadband
17 26 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 180 (6.37%) Big Data
3 82 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 73 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 72 (2.55%) NoSQL
6 53 (1.88%) MySQL
7 47 (1.66%) Power BI
7 47 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (1.63%) Hadoop
9 42 (1.49%) MongoDB
10 33 (1.17%) Amazon Redshift
10 33 (1.17%) Oracle Database
11 32 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
13 27 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
13 27 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (0.88%) Data Lake
15 24 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 169 (5.98%) JIRA
2 129 (4.56%) Git (software)
3 102 (3.61%) Jenkins
4 91 (3.22%) Selenium
5 52 (1.84%) Cucumber
6 44 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (1.45%) WebDriver
8 40 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 40 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 37 (1.31%) Appium
9 37 (1.31%) LoadRunner
10 32 (1.13%) TeamCity
11 29 (1.03%) Maven
12 27 (0.96%) Subversion
13 25 (0.88%) TestRail
14 23 (0.81%) NeoLoad
15 22 (0.78%) Ant
15 22 (0.78%) SoapUI
16 19 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
17 18 (0.64%) JMeter
General
1 808 (28.59%) Finance
2 242 (8.56%) Retail
3 150 (5.31%) Marketing
4 124 (4.39%) Banking
5 80 (2.83%) Electronics
5 80 (2.83%) Games
6 74 (2.62%) Legal
6 74 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 50 (1.77%) Military
8 45 (1.59%) Publishing
9 43 (1.52%) Law
10 36 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 29 (1.03%) Automotive
11 29 (1.03%) Billing
12 26 (0.92%) Front Office
13 24 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
14 23 (0.81%) Advertising
15 22 (0.78%) Back Office
16 20 (0.71%) Retail Banking
17 18 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 265 (9.38%) Analyst
2 254 (8.99%) Developer
3 234 (8.28%) Team Leader
4 197 (6.97%) Project Manager
5 166 (5.87%) Architect
6 134 (4.74%) IT Manager
7 125 (4.42%) Development Manager
8 114 (4.03%) Software Engineer
8 114 (4.03%) Software Manager
9 113 (4.00%) Lead Developer
10 100 (3.54%) Service Manager
11 98 (3.47%) Senior Manager
12 94 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
13 92 (3.26%) Business Analyst
14 78 (2.76%) Consultant
15 77 (2.72%) Programme Manager
16 68 (2.41%) Technical Leader
17 63 (2.23%) Senior Developer
18 60 (2.12%) Infrastructure Manager
19 57 (2.02%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (11.92%) .NET
2 191 (6.76%) Web Services
3 184 (6.51%) HTML
4 154 (5.45%) CSS
5 127 (4.49%) AngularJS
6 114 (4.03%) ASP.NET
7 85 (3.01%) RESTful
8 82 (2.90%) XML
9 78 (2.76%) .NET Framework
10 77 (2.72%) REST
11 72 (2.55%) HTML5
11 72 (2.55%) Spring
12 71 (2.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 68 (2.41%) jQuery
14 64 (2.26%) WCF
15 58 (2.05%) React
16 56 (1.98%) Node.js
16 56 (1.98%) SOAP
17 52 (1.84%) JSON
18 49 (1.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 267 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 221 (7.82%) Data Centre
3 208 (7.36%) Management Information System
4 181 (6.40%) User Experience
5 150 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
6 129 (4.56%) Computer Science
7 104 (3.68%) Mobile App
8 67 (2.37%) Algorithms
9 62 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
10 59 (2.09%) Data Structures
10 59 (2.09%) PMI
11 49 (1.73%) Private Cloud
12 42 (1.49%) Fintech
13 39 (1.38%) Driving Licence
14 35 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (1.06%) Virtual Team
16 28 (0.99%) Public Cloud
17 22 (0.78%) Social Media
18 20 (0.71%) CMDB
19 17 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 352 (12.46%) Windows
2 205 (7.25%) Linux
3 117 (4.14%) Windows Server
4 71 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (2.23%) Unix
6 56 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 49 (1.73%) Windows 10
9 43 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 34 (1.20%) Android
11 24 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 22 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (0.71%) Debian
14 15 (0.53%) Solaris
15 10 (0.35%) AIX
16 9 (0.32%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.21%) CentOS
18 5 (0.18%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.18%) Windows XP
19 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,140 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 520 (18.40%) Project Management
3 477 (16.88%) Mentoring
4 444 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
5 442 (15.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 383 (13.55%) Scrum
7 368 (13.02%) Coaching
8 358 (12.67%) ITIL
9 329 (11.64%) Software Engineering
10 328 (11.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 251 (8.88%) TDD
12 249 (8.81%) PRINCE2
13 244 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
14 230 (8.14%) DevOps
15 225 (7.96%) Change Management
16 219 (7.75%) SDLC
17 207 (7.32%) Service Delivery
18 205 (7.25%) Analytics
19 199 (7.04%) Test Automation
20 198 (7.01%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 457 (16.17%) SQL
2 363 (12.85%) Java
3 344 (12.17%) C#
4 204 (7.22%) JavaScript
5 202 (7.15%) Python
6 110 (3.89%) C
7 95 (3.36%) C++
8 80 (2.83%) PHP
9 73 (2.58%) Scala
10 67 (2.37%) T-SQL
11 60 (2.12%) R
12 51 (1.80%) Perl
13 48 (1.70%) Ruby
14 45 (1.59%) Java 8
15 37 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.31%) TypeScript
16 25 (0.88%) PowerShell
17 24 (0.85%) Bash Shell
18 23 (0.81%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.71%) ES6
Qualifications
1 415 (14.69%) Degree
2 116 (4.10%) Security Cleared
3 106 (3.75%) PMI Certification
4 82 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 74 (2.62%) ISEB
6 65 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 62 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
7 62 (2.19%) PMP
8 58 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
9 47 (1.66%) CCNP
10 46 (1.63%) ISTQB
11 45 (1.59%) SAFe Agilist
12 37 (1.31%) MCSE
12 37 (1.31%) TOGAF Certification
13 36 (1.27%) DV Cleared
14 30 (1.06%) CCNA
15 29 (1.03%) CISSP
16 25 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 23 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
17 23 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (8.10%) QA
2 137 (4.85%) SLA
3 132 (4.67%) PMO
4 86 (3.04%) GDPR
5 51 (1.80%) Data Quality
6 43 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (0.67%) GPG13
8 16 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
9 13 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (0.42%) PCI DSS
11 9 (0.32%) JSP 440
11 9 (0.32%) Solvency II
12 7 (0.25%) ISO 9001
13 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 15288
15 4 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
15 4 (0.14%) MISRA
15 4 (0.14%) PSD2
16 3 (0.11%) Government Security Classifications
16 3 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 176 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 162 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (2.83%) Hyper-V
4 69 (2.44%) Docker
5 41 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (1.17%) vSphere
7 23 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (0.57%) XenApp
9 16 (0.57%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.35%) BitLocker
11 9 (0.32%) Firmware
12 8 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (0.18%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.14%) RHEV
15 3 (0.11%) Ceph
15 3 (0.11%) HDFS
15 3 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.11%) VMware NSX
16 2 (0.071%) Squid
Systems Management
1 75 (2.65%) SCCM
2 65 (2.30%) Ansible
3 64 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (2.12%) Puppet
5 42 (1.49%) Kubernetes
6 31 (1.10%) Terraform
7 26 (0.92%) SCOM
8 17 (0.60%) SCVMM
9 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
10 13 (0.46%) vCenter Server
11 12 (0.42%) AirWatch
12 11 (0.39%) Nagios
13 9 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
14 8 (0.28%) Backup Exec
14 8 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (0.28%) PowerCLI
15 7 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 7 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
16 5 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
16 5 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 474 (16.77%) Microsoft
2 198 (7.01%) VMware
3 141 (4.99%) Oracle
4 134 (4.74%) Cisco
5 76 (2.69%) Citrix
6 67 (2.37%) Adobe
7 64 (2.26%) Google
8 63 (2.23%) HP
9 55 (1.95%) CheckPoint
10 46 (1.63%) SAP
11 39 (1.38%) NetApp
12 38 (1.34%) IBM
12 38 (1.34%) Juniper
13 36 (1.27%) EMC
14 30 (1.06%) F5
14 30 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
15 28 (0.99%) Atlassian
16 25 (0.88%) Sun
17 24 (0.85%) New Relic
18 22 (0.78%) Ab Initio