Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Design
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 464 472 485
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 +104
Permanent jobs citing Service Design 917 1,045 1,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.62% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.67% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 564 701 709
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +10.48% -8.70%
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,750 £38,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% -8.70%

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 138,311 154,854 163,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.49% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111,048 123,345 137,670
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,650 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 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 -6 433 £60,342 -3.45% 55
South East +31 161 £57,500 +9.52% 28
North of England +18 137 £56,250 +31.12% 18
Midlands +7 96 £52,500 -4.55% 27
North West +55 84 £60,342 -3.45% 6
West Midlands +33 71 £52,500 -8.70% 20
South West +24 63 £62,500 +38.89% 18
Yorkshire +13 46 £32,500 -12.75% 10
East of England -8 26 £54,750 +9.50% 21
East Midlands -6 25 £47,500 -12.04% 7
North East -21 7 £47,638 +12.09% 2
Service Design
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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.

1 362 (39.48%) ITIL
2 322 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (25.08%) Service Delivery
4 206 (22.46%) Service Management
5 205 (22.36%) Finance
6 176 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
7 143 (15.59%) Microsoft
8 142 (15.49%) Degree
9 141 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 134 (14.61%) User Experience
11 124 (13.52%) Project Management
12 121 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 114 (12.43%) Presales
14 102 (11.12%) ITIL V3
15 95 (10.36%) Scrum
16 90 (9.81%) PRINCE2
17 89 (9.71%) Business Analysis
18 85 (9.27%) SLA
19 83 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
20 81 (8.83%) Security Cleared
20 81 (8.83%) Continuous Improvement
20 81 (8.83%) SOA
21 80 (8.72%) ITSM
22 79 (8.62%) Customer Requirements
23 78 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
24 75 (8.18%) Mentoring
24 75 (8.18%) Enterprise Architecture
25 74 (8.07%) Java
25 74 (8.07%) SQL Server
25 74 (8.07%) 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 31 (3.38%) CMS
2 28 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.62%) Tomcat
4 23 (2.51%) IIS
5 18 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 17 (1.85%) JBoss
6 17 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.42%) MS Exchange
8 11 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.65%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.55%) Confluence
11 5 (0.55%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.44%) Apache
12 4 (0.44%) Captiva
12 4 (0.44%) Documentum
12 4 (0.44%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 45 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
4 20 (2.18%) MS Visio
5 19 (2.07%) Photoshop
6 18 (1.96%) InVision
7 17 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
8 16 (1.74%) OmniGraffle
9 14 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.22%) Flinto
12 2 (0.22%) FreeHand
12 2 (0.22%) InDesign
12 2 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 36 (3.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.20%) SAP MM
3 6 (0.65%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 6 (0.65%) SAP MDG
3 6 (0.65%) SAP SRM
4 5 (0.55%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.55%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.55%) SAP R/3
4 5 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (0.55%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.44%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.44%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.22%) Sonata
7 1 (0.11%) Magento
7 1 (0.11%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 83 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (6.00%) PaaS
3 55 (6.00%) SaaS
4 40 (4.36%) IaaS
5 20 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 16 (1.74%) BPaaS
6 16 (1.74%) Office 365
7 7 (0.76%) Serverless
8 4 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.11%) Datadog
11 1 (0.11%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.80%) Internet
2 39 (4.25%) WAN
3 35 (3.82%) TCP/IP
4 30 (3.27%) LAN
5 25 (2.73%) VPN
6 19 (2.07%) Ethernet
6 19 (2.07%) MPLS
7 16 (1.74%) Firewall
7 16 (1.74%) Software-Defined Networking
8 13 (1.42%) SMS
9 12 (1.31%) Skype
10 11 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (1.20%) CTI
10 11 (1.20%) VoIP
11 10 (1.09%) DNS
12 8 (0.87%) SAN
12 8 (0.87%) ZigBee
13 7 (0.76%) HTTP
13 7 (0.76%) Unified Communications
14 6 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.94%) Big Data
3 26 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.53%) MySQL
8 10 (1.09%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (0.65%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.55%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.55%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.33%) MS Access
12 3 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.33%) QlikView
12 3 (0.33%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.33%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 21 (2.29%) TeamCity
2 20 (2.18%) Jenkins
2 20 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (2.07%) Axure RP
4 18 (1.96%) JUnit
5 16 (1.74%) Selenium
6 15 (1.64%) JIRA
7 14 (1.53%) Git (software)
8 9 (0.98%) Subversion
9 8 (0.87%) gulp
10 7 (0.76%) PHPUnit
11 6 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (0.65%) TestNG
11 6 (0.65%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.55%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.55%) SpecFlow
13 4 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (0.44%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 205 (22.36%) Finance
2 62 (6.76%) Retail
3 57 (6.22%) Banking
4 53 (5.78%) Marketing
5 47 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 21 (2.29%) Back Office
8 18 (1.96%) Legal
9 15 (1.64%) Electronics
10 10 (1.09%) Military
11 8 (0.87%) Games
11 8 (0.87%) Law
11 8 (0.87%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.65%) Local Government
13 5 (0.55%) Advertising
13 5 (0.55%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
14 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 214 (23.34%) Architect
2 117 (12.76%) Service Manager
3 103 (11.23%) Analyst
4 97 (10.58%) Designer
5 79 (8.62%) Delivery Manager
6 73 (7.96%) Developer
7 57 (6.22%) UX Designer
8 54 (5.89%) Service Architect
9 48 (5.23%) Services Delivery Manager
10 45 (4.91%) IT Manager
11 43 (4.69%) Business Analyst
12 40 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
13 39 (4.25%) Enterprise Architect
14 34 (3.71%) Service Analyst
15 32 (3.49%) Lead Designer
16 31 (3.38%) Senior Architect
17 30 (3.27%) IT Services Manager
18 27 (2.94%) Integration Architect
18 27 (2.94%) Lead Architect
19 26 (2.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.31%) Web Services
2 59 (6.43%) HTML
3 51 (5.56%) Middleware
4 47 (5.13%) CSS
5 44 (4.80%) .NET
6 27 (2.94%) HTML5
7 25 (2.73%) SOAP
8 24 (2.62%) .NET Framework
8 24 (2.62%) CSS3
9 23 (2.51%) REST
9 23 (2.51%) XML
10 18 (1.96%) IBM Integration Bus
10 18 (1.96%) Spring
10 18 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
11 15 (1.64%) AngularJS
11 15 (1.64%) CGI
11 15 (1.64%) Node.js
12 13 (1.42%) RESTful
13 12 (1.31%) JSON
13 12 (1.31%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 141 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (14.61%) User Experience
3 50 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (4.47%) Management Information System
5 36 (3.93%) Virtual Team
6 34 (3.71%) Data Centre
7 27 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.94%) Smart Meter
8 23 (2.51%) PMI
9 21 (2.29%) Public Cloud
10 18 (1.96%) IVR
11 13 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.42%) Fintech
11 13 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.09%) Oracle Exalytics
13 8 (0.87%) Smart Energy
13 8 (0.87%) Taxonomies
14 6 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
15 5 (0.55%) Smart Home
15 5 (0.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 69 (7.52%) Windows
2 31 (3.38%) Linux
3 18 (1.96%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.20%) Unix
5 10 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.55%) Solaris
7 5 (0.55%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.44%) Android
8 4 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
10 2 (0.22%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (39.48%) ITIL
2 322 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (25.08%) Service Delivery
4 206 (22.46%) Service Management
5 176 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
6 124 (13.52%) Project Management
7 121 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 114 (12.43%) Presales
9 102 (11.12%) ITIL V3
10 95 (10.36%) Scrum
11 90 (9.81%) PRINCE2
12 89 (9.71%) Business Analysis
13 81 (8.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 81 (8.83%) SOA
14 80 (8.72%) ITSM
15 79 (8.62%) Customer Requirements
16 75 (8.18%) Enterprise Architecture
16 75 (8.18%) Mentoring
17 74 (8.07%) Waterfall
18 69 (7.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 74 (8.07%) Java
2 48 (5.23%) SQL
3 44 (4.80%) C#
3 44 (4.80%) JavaScript
4 26 (2.84%) PowerShell
5 18 (1.96%) Scala
6 17 (1.85%) Java 8
7 16 (1.74%) Python
8 15 (1.64%) C
9 12 (1.31%) Bash Shell
9 12 (1.31%) PHP
10 10 (1.09%) Ruby
11 9 (0.98%) Go
11 9 (0.98%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.65%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.44%) ABAP
13 4 (0.44%) X++
14 3 (0.33%) C++
14 3 (0.33%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 142 (15.49%) Degree
2 81 (8.83%) Security Cleared
3 72 (7.85%) ITIL Certification
4 51 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 30 (3.27%) Master's Degree
6 26 (2.84%) PMI Certification
7 22 (2.40%) ISEB
8 18 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (1.96%) ISTQB
8 18 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (1.85%) CCNP
9 17 (1.85%) TOGAF Certification
10 16 (1.74%) CCNA
10 16 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (1.20%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (0.98%) PMP
13 8 (0.87%) AWS Certification
13 8 (0.87%) HNC
13 8 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (9.27%) SLA
2 33 (3.60%) GDPR
3 21 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.20%) COBIT
5 10 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 10 (1.09%) QA
6 9 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 9 (0.98%) PMO
7 7 (0.76%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.55%) NIST 800
9 4 (0.44%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.44%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.22%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (2.73%) Docker
3 9 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.33%) Firmware
4 3 (0.33%) vCloud
5 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.22%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.22%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.22%) XenApp
5 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (2.07%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.42%) Ansible
3 11 (1.20%) Puppet
4 9 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.76%) SCCM
6 5 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.55%) Terraform
7 4 (0.44%) SCOM
8 3 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.22%) PowerCLI
9 2 (0.22%) vRealize
9 2 (0.22%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.11%) Nmap
10 1 (0.11%) Packer
10 1 (0.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 143 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 66 (7.20%) ServiceNow
3 60 (6.54%) Cisco
4 45 (4.91%) Oracle
5 35 (3.82%) Google
5 35 (3.82%) SAP
6 34 (3.71%) Adobe
7 32 (3.49%) VMware
8 23 (2.51%) IBM
8 23 (2.51%) MuleSoft
9 20 (2.18%) CheckPoint
10 17 (1.85%) Avaya
10 17 (1.85%) Cognizant
11 15 (1.64%) Cadence
11 15 (1.64%) McAfee
12 14 (1.53%) Alias
13 11 (1.20%) Riverbed
14 10 (1.09%) OpenText
14 10 (1.09%) TOWER Software
15 9 (0.98%) Juniper