Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Service Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Design over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Design
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 447 477 458
Rank change year-on-year +30 -19 +144
Permanent jobs citing Service Design 896 972 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 537 691 634
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -13.04%

Service Design 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 129,396 150,094 151,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.70% 91.82% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 103,027 122,089 126,369
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Service Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in England

Service Design
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Service Design in England

Service Design
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Service Design in England

Service Design
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Design within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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 -14 386 £67,500 +12.50% 77
South East +50 160 £65,000 +18.18% 33
North of England +34 135 £57,500 +18.56% 26
Midlands +25 108 £60,000 +11.11% 20
West Midlands +66 82 £82,500 +43.48% 19
North West +40 76 £60,000 +4.35% 8
South West +35 70 £57,251 +4.09% 20
Yorkshire +31 52 £35,500 -5.33% 13
East of England +29 37 £54,750 +4.29% 17
East Midlands -17 26 £57,500 +12.20% 1
North East -2 7 £62,319 +46.63% 5
Service Design
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Service Design 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 Service Design.

1 329 (36.72%) ITIL
1 329 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 221 (24.67%) Finance
4 196 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
5 194 (21.65%) Service Management
6 167 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
7 158 (17.63%) Degree
8 120 (13.39%) User Experience
9 114 (12.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 112 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 111 (12.39%) Project Management
12 110 (12.28%) Scrum
13 108 (12.05%) ITIL V3
14 101 (11.27%) Presales
15 98 (10.94%) PRINCE2
15 98 (10.94%) Microsoft
16 94 (10.49%) SOA
16 94 (10.49%) Java
17 88 (9.82%) SLA
18 86 (9.60%) TOGAF
19 82 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
20 80 (8.93%) Security Cleared
21 74 (8.26%) Retail
21 74 (8.26%) ITSM
22 73 (8.15%) Enterprise Architecture
22 73 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
23 69 (7.70%) Business Development
24 66 (7.37%) HTML
24 66 (7.37%) Waterfall

Service Design
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 38 (4.24%) CMS
2 25 (2.79%) Confluence
3 24 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.79%) IIS
5 15 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 14 (1.56%) WebSphere
7 13 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
8 9 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (0.89%) Apache
9 8 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.89%) JBoss
10 7 (0.78%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.67%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.67%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.56%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.56%) IBM Domino
13 4 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.90%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 12 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.00%) InVision
6 8 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.89%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.33%) SPSS
10 2 (0.22%) Flinto
10 2 (0.22%) FreeHand
10 2 (0.22%) InDesign
10 2 (0.22%) UXPin
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 27 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.00%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (0.56%) Magento
3 5 (0.56%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.56%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.45%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.45%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.45%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.45%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 82 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (5.92%) SaaS
4 45 (5.02%) PaaS
5 38 (4.24%) IaaS
6 18 (2.01%) Office 365
7 17 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (1.56%) BPaaS
9 9 (1.00%) Serverless
10 6 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.56%) Trello
12 4 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.45%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.45%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.45%) Slack
13 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.33%) Apigee
13 3 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.79%) WAN
2 24 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 23 (2.57%) HTTP
4 22 (2.46%) LAN
4 22 (2.46%) VPN
5 21 (2.34%) Internet
6 14 (1.56%) Software-Defined Networking
7 12 (1.34%) Firewall
8 9 (1.00%) Network Security
9 8 (0.89%) ZigBee
10 7 (0.78%) DHCP
10 7 (0.78%) DNS
10 7 (0.78%) MPLS
11 6 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (0.67%) SAN
11 6 (0.67%) VLAN
12 5 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (0.56%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.56%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.36%) Big Data
3 19 (2.12%) Relational Database
4 18 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.67%) Power BI
10 5 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.56%) Data Lake
10 5 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.56%) MS Access
10 5 (0.56%) MySQL
10 5 (0.56%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (3.91%) Jenkins
2 32 (3.57%) JIRA
3 31 (3.46%) JUnit
4 20 (2.23%) Axure RP
5 17 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (1.79%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.56%) Selenium
8 12 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (1.34%) Subversion
8 12 (1.34%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.89%) gulp
10 7 (0.78%) PHPUnit
11 6 (0.67%) TestNG
11 6 (0.67%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.45%) ERwin
13 4 (0.45%) Maven
13 4 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 221 (24.67%) Finance
2 74 (8.26%) Retail
3 54 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 53 (5.92%) Marketing
5 46 (5.13%) Banking
6 22 (2.46%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.67%) Back Office
8 14 (1.56%) Legal
9 13 (1.45%) Electronics
10 12 (1.34%) Local Government
11 9 (1.00%) Games
12 6 (0.67%) Advertising
13 5 (0.56%) Japanese Language
13 5 (0.56%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.45%) Billing
15 3 (0.33%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.33%) Law
15 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 258 (28.79%) Architect
2 104 (11.61%) Service Manager
3 95 (10.60%) Analyst
4 94 (10.49%) Developer
5 80 (8.93%) Designer
6 56 (6.25%) Service Architect
7 55 (6.14%) Business Analyst
8 54 (6.03%) Delivery Manager
9 50 (5.58%) Enterprise Architect
10 49 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
11 38 (4.24%) Services Delivery Manager
12 35 (3.91%) IT Manager
12 35 (3.91%) Java Developer
13 33 (3.68%) Lead Architect
13 33 (3.68%) Senior Architect
14 28 (3.13%) Integration Architect
15 26 (2.90%) Service Transition Manager
15 26 (2.90%) Transition Manager
15 26 (2.90%) UX Designer
16 25 (2.79%) Service Design Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (7.37%) HTML
2 64 (7.14%) Web Services
3 51 (5.69%) CSS
4 49 (5.47%) REST
5 39 (4.35%) Middleware
6 37 (4.13%) SOAP
7 33 (3.68%) .NET
8 32 (3.57%) HTML5
9 29 (3.24%) CSS3
10 27 (3.01%) XML
11 26 (2.90%) JSON
11 26 (2.90%) Spring
12 21 (2.34%) RESTful
13 19 (2.12%) Node.js
14 15 (1.67%) .NET Framework
14 15 (1.67%) Ajax
15 14 (1.56%) IBM Integration Bus
15 14 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
16 12 (1.34%) AngularJS
16 12 (1.34%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 167 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (13.39%) User Experience
3 62 (6.92%) Management Information System
4 42 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
5 30 (3.35%) Smart Meter
6 29 (3.24%) Data Centre
6 29 (3.24%) Virtual Team
7 27 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 22 (2.46%) Public Cloud
9 14 (1.56%) Fintech
10 9 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.00%) N-Tier
11 8 (0.89%) NHS
11 8 (0.89%) Smart Energy
11 8 (0.89%) Taxonomies
12 7 (0.78%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.56%) PMI
13 5 (0.56%) Smart Home
13 5 (0.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.03%) Windows
2 31 (3.46%) Linux
3 18 (2.01%) Windows Server
4 8 (0.89%) Windows 10
5 7 (0.78%) Android
5 7 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.78%) Unix
5 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.56%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.22%) CentOS
8 2 (0.22%) DC/OS
8 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.11%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
1 329 (36.72%) ITIL
2 239 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 196 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
4 194 (21.65%) Service Management
5 114 (12.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 112 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 111 (12.39%) Project Management
8 110 (12.28%) Scrum
9 108 (12.05%) ITIL V3
10 101 (11.27%) Presales
11 98 (10.94%) PRINCE2
12 94 (10.49%) SOA
13 86 (9.60%) TOGAF
14 74 (8.26%) ITSM
15 73 (8.15%) Enterprise Architecture
16 69 (7.70%) Business Development
17 66 (7.37%) Mentoring
17 66 (7.37%) Waterfall
18 63 (7.03%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 94 (10.49%) Java
2 55 (6.14%) JavaScript
3 47 (5.25%) SQL
4 36 (4.02%) Scala
5 29 (3.24%) C#
6 24 (2.68%) C
7 19 (2.12%) PowerShell
8 17 (1.90%) Java 8
9 14 (1.56%) PHP
10 12 (1.34%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.23%) Python
12 8 (0.89%) Ruby
13 7 (0.78%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.45%) ABAP
14 4 (0.45%) X++
15 3 (0.33%) R
15 3 (0.33%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.33%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.22%) C++
16 2 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 158 (17.63%) Degree
2 80 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 62 (6.92%) ITIL Certification
4 48 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 23 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (2.46%) TOGAF Certification
7 19 (2.12%) ISEB
8 15 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
9 14 (1.56%) CISSP
10 13 (1.45%) DV Cleared
10 13 (1.45%) ISTQB
11 12 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (1.23%) CCNP
12 11 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (1.00%) AWS Certification
14 8 (0.89%) PMI Certification
15 7 (0.78%) ISACA
15 7 (0.78%) PMP
16 6 (0.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (9.82%) SLA
2 26 (2.90%) COBIT
3 25 (2.79%) GDPR
4 19 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 14 (1.56%) BS7799
6 14 (1.56%) QA
7 7 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (0.67%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.67%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.56%) PMO
10 4 (0.45%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.45%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.22%) ISO 20022
11 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.11%) BS25999
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.12%) Docker
3 5 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.33%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.22%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.22%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.22%) vCloud
5 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.22%) XenApp
5 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (1.67%) Ansible
2 13 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.45%) Puppet
3 7 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.67%) SCOM
5 5 (0.56%) SCCM
5 5 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.33%) PowerCLI
6 3 (0.33%) vRealize
6 3 (0.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 2 (0.22%) Ambari
7 2 (0.22%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.22%) Packer
7 2 (0.22%) Salt
7 2 (0.22%) Scalr
7 2 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 98 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.03%) ServiceNow
3 55 (6.14%) Oracle
4 41 (4.58%) Cisco
4 41 (4.58%) Google
5 39 (4.35%) SAP
6 34 (3.79%) VMware
7 28 (3.13%) Adobe
8 22 (2.46%) MuleSoft
9 21 (2.34%) hybris
9 21 (2.34%) IBM
10 17 (1.90%) Cognizant
11 12 (1.34%) Cadence
12 11 (1.23%) ATG
12 11 (1.23%) Atlassian
13 10 (1.12%) Sitecore
14 9 (1.00%) Citrix
14 9 (1.00%) Juniper
14 9 (1.00%) McAfee
15 7 (0.78%) HP