Social Skills Jobs in England

Social Skills (Interpersonal, Communication)
UK > England

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Skills in permanent job vacancies in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Social Skills over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Social Skills 22,476 23,992 35,377
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 23.52% 29.23% 24.49%
As % of the General category 41.23% 43.36% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14,738 12,542 16,697
10th Percentile £25,750 £30,000 £29,150
25th Percentile £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -17.39% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £97,500 £94,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +4.55% +4.76%

All General Skills
England

Social Skills falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 54,517 55,335 94,274
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 57.04% 67.42% 65.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36,750 31,500 45,989
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Social Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Social Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Social Skills in England

Social Skills
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Skills in England.

Salary trend for Social Skills in England

Social Skills
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Skills in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Social Skills in England

Social Skills
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Skills within the England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
London +1 6,629 £65,000 -7.14% 2,607
South East 0 4,529 £45,000 -10.00% 1,456
North of England +1 4,349 £42,500 -13.27% 1,555
Midlands 0 3,083 £42,001 -16.00% 1,141
North West +1 2,277 £45,000 -14.29% 866
South West +1 2,080 £45,000 - 879
West Midlands 0 1,974 £44,750 -14.76% 667
East of England 0 1,565 £43,000 -14.00% 614
Yorkshire +1 1,538 £45,000 - 513
East Midlands 0 1,095 £40,000 -15.79% 476
North East 0 535 £39,000 -8.24% 214
South Coast - 1 £35,000 -
Social Skills
UK

Social Skills
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 844 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 770 (3.43%) Microsoft Exchange
3 419 (1.86%) SAS
4 270 (1.20%) Confluence
5 195 (0.87%) CMS
6 145 (0.65%) WordPress
7 105 (0.47%) Apache
8 87 (0.39%) Apache Spark
9 63 (0.28%) IIS
10 55 (0.24%) WebLogic
11 53 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
12 39 (0.17%) nginx
13 30 (0.13%) Drupal
14 28 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
14 28 (0.12%) Skype for Business
15 25 (0.11%) Umbraco
16 24 (0.11%) WebSphere
17 22 (0.098%) ArcGIS
18 21 (0.093%) OpenEdge
19 17 (0.076%) Documentum
Applications
1 2,474 (11.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 2,108 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
3 807 (3.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 208 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
5 136 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 124 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 97 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 94 (0.42%) AutoCAD
9 93 (0.41%) Photoshop
10 65 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
11 54 (0.24%) InDesign
12 50 (0.22%) Trello
13 47 (0.21%) Simulink
14 37 (0.16%) Adobe XD
15 34 (0.15%) Sketch
16 27 (0.12%) SPSS
17 25 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
17 25 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
18 19 (0.085%) SOLIDWORKS
19 16 (0.071%) Revit
Business Applications
1 331 (1.47%) SAP ERP
2 195 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 96 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
4 67 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 67 (0.30%) Shopify
5 42 (0.19%) Salesforce CRM
6 41 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 41 (0.18%) NEC Housing
7 38 (0.17%) Magento
7 38 (0.17%) Primavera
8 34 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 25 (0.11%) SAP HR
10 23 (0.10%) Maximo
10 23 (0.10%) Teamcenter
11 22 (0.098%) SAP Business One
12 21 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
13 18 (0.080%) Elite 3E
13 18 (0.080%) SAP FI
13 18 (0.080%) SDL Web 8
14 16 (0.071%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3,528 (15.70%) Azure
2 2,308 (10.27%) Microsoft 365
3 1,862 (8.28%) AWS
4 1,470 (6.54%) Power Platform
5 841 (3.74%) SaaS
6 524 (2.33%) Entra ID
7 457 (2.03%) GCP
8 440 (1.96%) Azure DevOps
9 396 (1.76%) Dynamics 365
10 293 (1.30%) Serverless
11 269 (1.20%) PowerApps
12 264 (1.17%) Power Automate
13 257 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
14 226 (1.01%) GitHub
15 169 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
16 162 (0.72%) PaaS
17 141 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
17 141 (0.63%) IaaS
18 137 (0.61%) OneDrive
19 132 (0.59%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 1,035 (4.60%) Firewall
2 944 (4.20%) Broadband
3 587 (2.61%) WAN
4 531 (2.36%) DNS
5 500 (2.22%) LAN
6 403 (1.79%) Wireless
7 391 (1.74%) VPN
8 382 (1.70%) TCP/IP
9 343 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
10 341 (1.52%) DHCP
11 298 (1.33%) Network Security
12 292 (1.30%) Internet
13 255 (1.13%) VoIP
14 220 (0.98%) SAN
15 186 (0.83%) VLAN
16 164 (0.73%) SD-WAN
17 126 (0.56%) Intranet
18 110 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
19 102 (0.45%) 5G
20 94 (0.42%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,201 (5.34%) Power BI
2 1,159 (5.16%) SQL Server
3 466 (2.07%) Tableau
4 411 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 340 (1.51%) MySQL
6 323 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
7 303 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 247 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 232 (1.03%) NoSQL
10 188 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
11 172 (0.77%) Data Lake
12 155 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 154 (0.69%) Big Data
14 148 (0.66%) MongoDB
15 142 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 136 (0.61%) DynamoDB
17 110 (0.49%) Oracle Database
18 94 (0.42%) Redis
19 87 (0.39%) Data Mining
20 82 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 983 (4.37%) Git
2 775 (3.45%) JIRA
3 254 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 188 (0.84%) GitLab
5 138 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 82 (0.36%) Selenium
7 61 (0.27%) TeamCity
8 58 (0.26%) Bitbucket
9 49 (0.22%) JUnit
10 45 (0.20%) Subversion
11 43 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 42 (0.19%) NUnit
13 41 (0.18%) Cucumber
14 34 (0.15%) Burp Suite
14 34 (0.15%) Metasploit
14 34 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
15 33 (0.15%) Postman
15 33 (0.15%) Visual Studio Code
16 30 (0.13%) Gatling
17 29 (0.13%) CircleCI
General
1 5,307 (23.61%) Finance
2 4,904 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2,068 (9.20%) Retail
4 1,711 (7.61%) Organisational Skills
5 1,501 (6.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1,484 (6.60%) Marketing
7 1,481 (6.59%) Presentation Skills
8 1,129 (5.02%) Legal
9 1,112 (4.95%) Influencing Skills
10 986 (4.39%) Public Sector
11 940 (4.18%) Law
12 841 (3.74%) Manufacturing
13 637 (2.83%) Banking
14 557 (2.48%) Telecoms
15 379 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 350 (1.56%) Billing
17 322 (1.43%) Electronics
18 286 (1.27%) Games
18 286 (1.27%) Local Government
19 277 (1.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3,188 (14.18%) Analyst
2 2,949 (13.12%) Senior
3 2,130 (9.48%) Developer
4 1,516 (6.74%) Lead
5 1,360 (6.05%) Architect
6 1,312 (5.84%) Project Manager
7 996 (4.43%) Consultant
8 982 (4.37%) IT Support
9 751 (3.34%) Support Engineer
10 746 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
11 650 (2.89%) IT Manager
12 637 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
13 573 (2.55%) Administrator
14 559 (2.49%) Software Engineer
15 544 (2.42%) IT Engineer
16 520 (2.31%) Senior Manager
17 478 (2.13%) Senior Developer
18 467 (2.08%) Coordinator
19 463 (2.06%) Support Analyst
20 421 (1.87%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,039 (4.62%) .NET
2 866 (3.85%) HTML
3 775 (3.45%) CSS
4 562 (2.50%) React
5 337 (1.50%) REST
6 317 (1.41%) Web Services
7 310 (1.38%) AngularJS
8 290 (1.29%) RESTful
9 276 (1.23%) .NET Framework
10 274 (1.22%) Node.js
11 260 (1.16%) ASP.NET
12 240 (1.07%) .NET Core
13 234 (1.04%) Vue
14 216 (0.96%) JSON
15 191 (0.85%) XML
16 190 (0.85%) HTML5
17 176 (0.78%) GraphQL
17 176 (0.78%) Laravel
18 163 (0.73%) Kafka
19 159 (0.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2,006 (8.93%) Self-Motivation
2 1,094 (4.87%) Management Information System
3 901 (4.01%) Driving Licence
4 725 (3.23%) Onboarding
5 523 (2.33%) Product Ownership
6 392 (1.74%) Data Centre
7 357 (1.59%) Algorithms
8 292 (1.30%) Social Media
9 286 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 264 (1.17%) IoT
11 260 (1.16%) Mobile App
12 230 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
13 228 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
14 221 (0.98%) NHS
15 208 (0.93%) Data Structures
16 207 (0.92%) Public Cloud
17 195 (0.87%) Life Science
18 182 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
19 179 (0.80%) Virtual Team
20 177 (0.79%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2,711 (12.06%) Windows
2 1,110 (4.94%) Linux
3 960 (4.27%) Windows Server
4 741 (3.30%) Windows 10
5 349 (1.55%) Android
6 291 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 211 (0.94%) Windows Server 2019
8 202 (0.90%) Windows Server 2016
9 188 (0.84%) Mac OS
9 188 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 172 (0.77%) Unix
11 139 (0.62%) VMS
12 105 (0.47%) Windows 7
13 101 (0.45%) Ubuntu
14 68 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 54 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
16 43 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
17 37 (0.16%) Windows 8
18 33 (0.15%) Kali Linux
19 30 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,361 (32.75%) Problem-Solving
2 4,630 (20.60%) Agile
3 3,118 (13.87%) Customer Service
4 3,096 (13.77%) Project Management
5 2,587 (11.51%) Mentoring
6 2,075 (9.23%) Decision-Making
7 1,927 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1,880 (8.36%) Computer Science
9 1,629 (7.25%) ITIL
10 1,558 (6.93%) DevOps
11 1,537 (6.84%) Roadmaps
12 1,432 (6.37%) Analytics
13 1,430 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
14 1,429 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
15 1,271 (5.65%) Project Delivery
16 1,263 (5.62%) Actionable Insight
17 1,235 (5.49%) Software Engineering
18 1,218 (5.42%) Data Analysis
19 1,196 (5.32%) Time Management
20 1,176 (5.23%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2,801 (12.46%) SQL
2 1,785 (7.94%) Python
3 1,382 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 1,298 (5.78%) C#
5 807 (3.59%) Java
6 586 (2.61%) PowerShell
7 367 (1.63%) PHP
8 345 (1.53%) C
9 339 (1.51%) TypeScript
10 337 (1.50%) C++
11 330 (1.47%) T-SQL
12 231 (1.03%) Bash
13 193 (0.86%) R
14 111 (0.49%) Go
15 104 (0.46%) Scala
16 93 (0.41%) VB
17 77 (0.34%) MATLAB
18 74 (0.33%) Data Analysis Expressions
19 69 (0.31%) VBA
20 68 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5,725 (25.47%) Degree
2 1,471 (6.54%) Security Cleared
3 1,154 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1,020 (4.54%) DBS Check
5 838 (3.73%) SC Cleared
6 633 (2.82%) ACCA
7 631 (2.81%) Master's Degree
8 562 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 522 (2.32%) CIMA
10 366 (1.63%) HNC
11 343 (1.53%) PMI Certification
12 320 (1.42%) DV Cleared
13 318 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
14 296 (1.32%) Azure Certification
15 229 (1.02%) CISSP
15 229 (1.02%) PMP
16 198 (0.88%) CCNA
17 173 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
18 155 (0.69%) AWS Certification
18 155 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,019 (4.53%) QA
2 924 (4.11%) SLA
3 533 (2.37%) GDPR
4 454 (2.02%) Data Quality
5 431 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 367 (1.63%) PMO
7 270 (1.20%) Accessibility
8 227 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
9 182 (0.81%) NIST
10 151 (0.67%) ISO 9001
11 144 (0.64%) IFRS
12 120 (0.53%) GMP
13 88 (0.39%) PCI DSS
14 71 (0.32%) Good Clinical Practice
15 61 (0.27%) GAAP
16 56 (0.25%) GRC
17 46 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17025
18 43 (0.19%) NEBOSH
19 40 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
19 40 (0.18%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1,829 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 572 (2.54%) Docker
3 549 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 441 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 185 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
6 179 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
7 142 (0.63%) Firmware
8 98 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 74 (0.33%) vSphere
10 64 (0.28%) XenApp
11 63 (0.28%) XenDesktop
12 61 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 35 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
14 25 (0.11%) Embedded Firmware
15 21 (0.093%) KVM
15 21 (0.093%) Terminal Services
16 13 (0.058%) NFS
17 10 (0.044%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 10 (0.044%) VMware Workstation
18 8 (0.036%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 510 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 507 (2.26%) Kubernetes
3 435 (1.94%) Terraform
4 306 (1.36%) SCCM
5 207 (0.92%) Ansible
6 94 (0.42%) WSUS
7 80 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
8 69 (0.31%) Puppet
9 68 (0.30%) vCenter Server
10 66 (0.29%) SCOM
11 56 (0.25%) AirWatch
12 49 (0.22%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 44 (0.20%) Grafana
13 44 (0.20%) Progress Chef
14 41 (0.18%) FortiGate
15 40 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
16 37 (0.16%) Nagios
17 36 (0.16%) Prometheus
18 35 (0.16%) Functional Safety
19 29 (0.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5,999 (26.69%) Microsoft
2 881 (3.92%) SAP
3 830 (3.69%) VMware
4 822 (3.66%) Oracle
5 540 (2.40%) Cisco
6 505 (2.25%) Google
7 399 (1.78%) Salesforce
8 371 (1.65%) ServiceNow
9 354 (1.58%) Databricks
10 314 (1.40%) Hyperion
11 304 (1.35%) Anaplan
12 287 (1.28%) Adobe
13 257 (1.14%) Citrix
14 242 (1.08%) HP
15 234 (1.04%) Dell
16 204 (0.91%) Veeam
17 201 (0.89%) Apple
18 181 (0.81%) IBM
19 117 (0.52%) Meraki
20 106 (0.47%) Fortinet