Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
UK > England
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 202 184
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2,819 3,034 3,578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.78% 1.82% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.99% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,987 2,369 2,831
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,400 £30,750 £31,815
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year - +2.33% +2.38%

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 144,110 152,183 169,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.16% 91.51% 90.83%
Number of salaries quoted 115,603 121,947 143,028
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +3 1,076 £65,000 - 136
North of England +24 456 £50,000 +3.09% 70
South East -42 431 £55,500 +0.91% 63
Midlands -5 389 £47,500 +5.56% 57
West Midlands +17 296 £49,000 +8.89% 36
East of England +26 252 £58,000 +5.45% 33
North West +19 250 £52,500 +5.00% 41
South West -25 215 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Yorkshire +10 185 £50,000 - 23
East Midlands -17 93 £47,500 +26.67% 19
North East -26 21 £36,900 -13.18% 6
Line Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 1,127 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
2 849 (30.12%) Finance
3 548 (19.44%) Project Management
4 521 (18.48%) Mentoring
5 479 (16.99%) Microsoft
6 453 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 427 (15.15%) Degree
8 407 (14.44%) ITIL
9 405 (14.37%) Problem-Solving
10 403 (14.30%) SQL
11 395 (14.01%) Java
12 385 (13.66%) Scrum
13 343 (12.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 330 (11.71%) Software Engineering
15 327 (11.60%) Coaching
16 312 (11.07%) C#
17 303 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
18 302 (10.71%) Windows
19 281 (9.97%) .NET
20 279 (9.90%) PRINCE2
21 275 (9.76%) SQL Server
22 273 (9.68%) TDD
23 256 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
24 252 (8.94%) QA
25 245 (8.69%) Service Delivery
26 241 (8.55%) Retail
27 236 (8.37%) SDLC
27 236 (8.37%) Microsoft Azure
28 228 (8.09%) DevOps
29 222 (7.88%) BDD

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 74 (2.63%) Confluence
2 71 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 51 (1.81%) CMS
4 50 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 47 (1.67%) IIS
6 46 (1.63%) Apache Spark
7 45 (1.60%) Apache
8 30 (1.06%) WordPress
9 27 (0.96%) Skype for Business
10 20 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 20 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 19 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 18 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
13 17 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (0.57%) SAS
15 15 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
16 14 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 14 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.50%) OpenStack
17 13 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 146 (5.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 146 (5.18%) Microsoft Office
2 100 (3.55%) Microsoft Project
3 68 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.71%) Chatbot
6 17 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.28%) AutoCAD
10 7 (0.25%) InDesign
11 4 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.14%) SPSS
12 2 (0.071%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.071%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.071%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.071%) EViews
12 2 (0.071%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.035%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 35 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.57%) Eagle PACE
2 16 (0.57%) Front Arena
2 16 (0.57%) thinkFolio
3 11 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.32%) SAP BPC
5 5 (0.18%) Bloomberg AIM
5 5 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.14%) Postilion
7 3 (0.11%) Aareon QL
7 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.11%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.11%) MIS ActiveH
7 3 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
7 3 (0.11%) OPENContractor
7 3 (0.11%) OPENHousing
7 3 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
7 3 (0.11%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 236 (8.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 196 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
3 115 (4.08%) Office 365
4 71 (2.52%) SaaS
5 54 (1.92%) IaaS
6 45 (1.60%) PaaS
7 40 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (0.89%) Amazon Kinesis
8 25 (0.89%) GitHub
9 24 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (0.74%) Google Analytics
11 17 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (0.57%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.57%) npm
13 15 (0.53%) Slack
14 14 (0.50%) CloudFront
15 13 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
16 12 (0.43%) Serverless
17 11 (0.39%) OpenShift
17 11 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 158 (5.60%) Firewall
2 91 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 81 (2.87%) WAN
4 76 (2.70%) LAN
5 75 (2.66%) DNS
6 47 (1.67%) VPN
7 46 (1.63%) DHCP
8 44 (1.56%) Internet
9 35 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
10 33 (1.17%) Network Security
11 32 (1.14%) VoIP
12 28 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
13 27 (0.96%) Skype
14 26 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (0.89%) Ethernet
16 23 (0.82%) Broadband
17 21 (0.74%) IPsec
17 21 (0.74%) MPLS
18 19 (0.67%) Wireless
19 18 (0.64%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 119 (4.22%) Big Data
3 88 (3.12%) Relational Database
4 79 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 69 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (2.31%) Power BI
7 63 (2.23%) MySQL
8 53 (1.88%) NoSQL
9 38 (1.35%) Hadoop
9 38 (1.35%) MongoDB
10 36 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 30 (1.06%) Oracle Database
13 28 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
14 25 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
18 12 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
18 12 (0.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 175 (6.21%) JIRA
2 125 (4.43%) Git (software)
3 106 (3.76%) Jenkins
4 84 (2.98%) Selenium
5 56 (1.99%) Cucumber
6 48 (1.70%) TeamCity
7 45 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 42 (1.49%) LoadRunner
8 42 (1.49%) WebDriver
9 41 (1.45%) Appium
10 36 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
11 33 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (1.14%) TestRail
13 31 (1.10%) Subversion
14 30 (1.06%) Bitbucket
14 30 (1.06%) Maven
14 30 (1.06%) NeoLoad
15 29 (1.03%) Visual Studio
16 21 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
17 17 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 849 (30.12%) Finance
2 241 (8.55%) Retail
3 170 (6.03%) Marketing
4 124 (4.40%) Banking
5 83 (2.94%) Legal
6 81 (2.87%) Games
7 77 (2.73%) Telecoms
8 54 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.70%) Publishing
10 44 (1.56%) Billing
10 44 (1.56%) Electronics
11 41 (1.45%) Front Office
12 40 (1.42%) Law
13 34 (1.21%) Back Office
14 33 (1.17%) Advertising
15 32 (1.14%) Automotive
16 30 (1.06%) Military
17 23 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.71%) Retail Banking
19 17 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 278 (9.86%) Analyst
2 240 (8.51%) Developer
3 226 (8.02%) Team Leader
4 187 (6.63%) Project Manager
5 174 (6.17%) Architect
6 133 (4.72%) IT Manager
7 126 (4.47%) Development Manager
8 108 (3.83%) Lead Developer
9 105 (3.72%) Software Engineer
10 103 (3.65%) Business Analyst
11 101 (3.58%) Software Manager
12 100 (3.55%) Senior Manager
13 97 (3.44%) Service Manager
14 87 (3.09%) Programme Manager
15 81 (2.87%) Consultant
16 80 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
17 75 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
18 60 (2.13%) Technical Leader
19 58 (2.06%) Senior Developer
20 54 (1.92%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (9.97%) .NET
2 173 (6.14%) Web Services
3 172 (6.10%) HTML
4 157 (5.57%) CSS
5 111 (3.94%) AngularJS
6 97 (3.44%) ASP.NET
7 84 (2.98%) jQuery
8 83 (2.94%) Spring
9 78 (2.77%) REST
10 75 (2.66%) .NET Framework
11 72 (2.55%) RESTful
12 71 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 63 (2.23%) WCF
14 62 (2.20%) HTML5
15 60 (2.13%) XML
16 55 (1.95%) React
17 53 (1.88%) Middleware
18 47 (1.67%) Node.js
19 46 (1.63%) J2EE
20 45 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 303 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (7.17%) Data Centre
3 181 (6.42%) Management Information System
4 170 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
5 151 (5.36%) User Experience
6 144 (5.11%) Computer Science
7 93 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 77 (2.73%) Algorithms
9 66 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
10 62 (2.20%) Data Structures
11 43 (1.53%) Fintech
12 42 (1.49%) Driving Licence
13 35 (1.24%) CMDB
13 35 (1.24%) Virtual Team
14 33 (1.17%) PMI
15 31 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
15 31 (1.10%) Private Cloud
16 28 (0.99%) Social Media
17 26 (0.92%) Fixed Income
17 26 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 302 (10.71%) Windows
2 181 (6.42%) Linux
3 104 (3.69%) Windows Server
4 65 (2.31%) Unix
5 58 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (1.88%) Windows 7
7 41 (1.45%) Apple iOS
8 40 (1.42%) Windows 10
9 33 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (1.10%) Android
11 22 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (0.64%) Debian
13 12 (0.43%) Solaris
13 12 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.32%) AIX
15 9 (0.32%) Windows XP
16 8 (0.28%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.28%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,127 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
2 548 (19.44%) Project Management
3 521 (18.48%) Mentoring
4 453 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 407 (14.44%) ITIL
6 405 (14.37%) Problem-Solving
7 385 (13.66%) Scrum
8 343 (12.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 330 (11.71%) Software Engineering
10 327 (11.60%) Coaching
11 279 (9.90%) PRINCE2
12 273 (9.68%) TDD
13 256 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
14 245 (8.69%) Service Delivery
15 236 (8.37%) SDLC
16 228 (8.09%) DevOps
17 222 (7.88%) BDD
18 218 (7.73%) Change Management
19 212 (7.52%) Test Automation
20 182 (6.46%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 403 (14.30%) SQL
2 395 (14.01%) Java
3 312 (11.07%) C#
4 213 (7.56%) JavaScript
5 175 (6.21%) Python
6 111 (3.94%) C
7 95 (3.37%) C++
8 85 (3.02%) PHP
9 71 (2.52%) Scala
10 62 (2.20%) Ruby
11 61 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 47 (1.67%) Perl
13 43 (1.53%) R
14 37 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 35 (1.24%) Bash Shell
16 34 (1.21%) PL/SQL
17 33 (1.17%) Java 8
18 27 (0.96%) TypeScript
19 20 (0.71%) Go
20 16 (0.57%) ES6
Qualifications
1 427 (15.15%) Degree
2 138 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 116 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 93 (3.30%) PMI Certification
5 84 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 77 (2.73%) PMP
7 73 (2.59%) ISEB
8 71 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
9 62 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
10 43 (1.53%) MCSE
11 42 (1.49%) CISSP
12 38 (1.35%) CCNP
13 37 (1.31%) ISTQB
14 32 (1.14%) CCNA
14 32 (1.14%) SAFe Agilist
15 31 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 25 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
17 23 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
18 22 (0.78%) DV Cleared
18 22 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (8.94%) QA
2 144 (5.11%) SLA
3 128 (4.54%) PMO
4 76 (2.70%) GDPR
5 63 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 58 (2.06%) Data Quality
7 25 (0.89%) PCI DSS
8 21 (0.74%) GPG13
9 14 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
10 12 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 12 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 11 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
11 11 (0.39%) ISO 9001
11 11 (0.39%) Solvency II
11 11 (0.39%) SSAE 16
12 8 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
13 5 (0.18%) GxP
14 4 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 4 (0.14%) ISO 22301
14 4 (0.14%) MISRA
System Software
1 177 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 130 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 48 (1.70%) Docker
5 31 (1.10%) vSphere
6 20 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 11 (0.39%) XenApp
9 9 (0.32%) Firmware
10 8 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.21%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.18%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.071%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.071%) Ceph
14 2 (0.071%) RHEV
14 2 (0.071%) Squid
14 2 (0.071%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (2.23%) Ansible
2 56 (1.99%) Puppet
3 48 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (1.60%) SCCM
5 30 (1.06%) Kubernetes
5 30 (1.06%) SCVMM
6 26 (0.92%) Terraform
7 17 (0.60%) SCOM
8 15 (0.53%) vCenter Server
9 13 (0.46%) Nagios
10 8 (0.28%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.25%) Backup Exec
11 7 (0.25%) Icinga
11 7 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.25%) vRealize
12 6 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 4 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 479 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 167 (5.92%) VMware
3 144 (5.11%) Cisco
4 131 (4.65%) Oracle
5 84 (2.98%) Citrix
6 74 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 65 (2.31%) HP
8 56 (1.99%) SAP
9 54 (1.92%) Adobe
10 53 (1.88%) Google
11 46 (1.63%) Juniper
12 44 (1.56%) F5
13 40 (1.42%) EMC
14 39 (1.38%) NetApp
15 37 (1.31%) Fortinet
16 36 (1.28%) IBM
17 35 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
18 34 (1.21%) BMC
19 33 (1.17%) Capita
20 30 (1.06%) Red Hat