Period
to 25 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Team (including Distributed Team, Remote Team, Dispersed Team)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 242 358 370
Rank change year-on-year +116 +12 +26
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 1,525 367 1,129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.42% 0.82% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.49% 2.26% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 719 294 662
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £101,125
UK median annual salary £65,893 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.33%

Virtual Team is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 43,682 16,260 46,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.62% 36.17% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26,571 13,386 35,403
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £74,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £102,500 £91,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,371
% change year-on-year +4.35% +7.74% +1.66%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in England

Virtual Team
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Team in England.

Salary trend for Virtual Team in England

Virtual Team
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Team in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Virtual Team in England

Virtual Team
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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 +97 899 £75,000 -6.25% 92
South East +13 245 £56,750 -15.93% 24
North of England -12 165 £64,000 +16.36% 25
Midlands -42 122 £52,500 +5.00% 15
North West -39 92 £57,500 - 16
West Midlands -53 63 £80,000 +60.00% 8
East Midlands -45 59 £51,000 -6.22% 7
South West -49 53 £65,500 +45.56% 6
Yorkshire -64 53 £80,000 +45.45% 7
East of England -86 25 £60,000 +4.35% 8
North East -12 22 £42,500 - 2
Virtual Team
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Virtual Team 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 Virtual Team.

1 651 (42.69%) Agile Software Development
2 505 (33.11%) Finance
3 404 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 393 (25.77%) Social Skills
5 362 (23.74%) DevOps
6 343 (22.49%) Software Engineering
7 321 (21.05%) React
8 314 (20.59%) AWS
9 290 (19.02%) Docker
10 287 (18.82%) Python
11 279 (18.30%) Azure
12 268 (17.57%) Java
13 230 (15.08%) Microservices
14 220 (14.43%) Problem-Solving
15 216 (14.16%) User Experience
16 212 (13.90%) CSS
17 202 (13.25%) Full Stack Development
18 200 (13.11%) Degree
19 197 (12.92%) HTML
19 197 (12.92%) Microsoft
20 192 (12.59%) Mentoring
21 191 (12.52%) Kubernetes
22 190 (12.46%) Node.js
23 182 (11.93%) Google
24 180 (11.80%) Go
25 178 (11.67%) TDD
25 178 (11.67%) SQL
26 175 (11.48%) Games
27 171 (11.21%) GCP
28 170 (11.15%) Terraform

Virtual Team
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 70 (4.59%) CMS
2 46 (3.02%) Apache Spark
3 32 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (2.03%) Kentico
5 18 (1.18%) Confluence
6 15 (0.98%) OpenStack
7 13 (0.85%) Apache
8 12 (0.79%) Headless CMS
9 11 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.59%) Ethereum
11 8 (0.52%) nginx
11 8 (0.52%) WordPress
12 7 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (0.46%) GemFire
13 6 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
13 6 (0.39%) IIS
13 6 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.33%) Hyperledger
14 5 (0.33%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (0.72%) Figma
4 11 (0.72%) Sketch
5 9 (0.59%) Adobe XD
5 9 (0.59%) InVision
5 9 (0.59%) Marvel
5 9 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.066%) Blender
Business Applications
1 27 (1.77%) Payment Gateway
2 19 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
3 17 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
4 13 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.72%) SAP SCM
6 10 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
7 7 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.46%) SAP GTS
8 5 (0.33%) R3 Corda
9 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.26%) Maximo
9 4 (0.26%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.26%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.26%) SAP VC
10 3 (0.20%) Magento
10 3 (0.20%) Siebel CRM
11 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 314 (20.59%) AWS
2 279 (18.30%) Azure
3 171 (11.21%) GCP
4 146 (9.57%) SaaS
5 99 (6.49%) Serverless
6 85 (5.57%) GitHub
7 62 (4.07%) PaaS
8 56 (3.67%) IaaS
9 50 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
10 43 (2.82%) Power Platform
11 41 (2.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 35 (2.30%) Microsoft 365
13 34 (2.23%) OpenShift
14 32 (2.10%) Firebase
15 31 (2.03%) Cloud Functions
16 30 (1.97%) Heroku
17 24 (1.57%) Amazon S3
18 21 (1.38%) Amazon EKS
19 20 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 19 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.15%) Internet
2 29 (1.90%) Firewall
3 28 (1.84%) Intranet
4 25 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 22 (1.44%) HTTP
6 21 (1.38%) SAN
7 18 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (0.98%) LAN
8 15 (0.98%) WAN
9 11 (0.72%) VSAN
10 9 (0.59%) SMS
10 9 (0.59%) Unified Communications
11 8 (0.52%) Broadband
11 8 (0.52%) Multicast
12 7 (0.46%) SD-WAN
12 7 (0.46%) VPN
13 6 (0.39%) DNS
13 6 (0.39%) Wireless
14 5 (0.33%) DAB
14 5 (0.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 95 (6.23%) Relational Database
3 89 (5.84%) SQL Server
4 72 (4.72%) NoSQL
5 60 (3.93%) MongoDB
6 45 (2.95%) Blockchain
7 41 (2.69%) Hadoop
8 38 (2.49%) MySQL
9 37 (2.43%) Big Data
10 35 (2.30%) Data Lake
10 35 (2.30%) Redis
11 30 (1.97%) Power BI
12 28 (1.84%) Apache Hive
13 27 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (1.51%) HBase
15 17 (1.11%) BigQuery
15 17 (1.11%) JasperReports
15 17 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (0.85%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 154 (10.10%) Git (software)
2 125 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 75 (4.92%) GitLab
4 72 (4.72%) JIRA
5 69 (4.52%) webpack
6 37 (2.43%) Cypress.io
7 36 (2.36%) Cucumber
8 29 (1.90%) CircleCI
9 28 (1.84%) JUnit
10 25 (1.64%) Storybook
10 25 (1.64%) TeamCity
11 24 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (1.51%) Visual Studio
13 20 (1.31%) EasyMock
13 20 (1.31%) Selenium
14 19 (1.25%) Mocha
15 18 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
16 17 (1.11%) Babel
16 17 (1.11%) IntelliJ
16 17 (1.11%) RSpec
General
1 505 (33.11%) Finance
2 393 (25.77%) Social Skills
3 175 (11.48%) Games
4 168 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
5 147 (9.64%) Marketing
6 135 (8.85%) Retail
7 130 (8.52%) Banking
8 74 (4.85%) Influencing Skills
9 71 (4.66%) Advertising
10 65 (4.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 48 (3.15%) Law
11 48 (3.15%) Presentation Skills
12 41 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 30 (1.97%) Telecoms
14 26 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
15 21 (1.38%) Public Sector
16 17 (1.11%) Front Office
17 16 (1.05%) Investment Banking
18 15 (0.98%) Legal
19 14 (0.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 365 (23.93%) Developer
2 183 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 101 (6.62%) Architect
4 93 (6.10%) Analyst
5 66 (4.33%) Senior Developer
6 60 (3.93%) Consultant
7 56 (3.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 53 (3.48%) Full Stack Developer
9 49 (3.21%) Designer
10 48 (3.15%) Business Analyst
11 40 (2.62%) Business Manager
12 38 (2.49%) Project Manager
13 35 (2.30%) Development Manager
14 32 (2.10%) UI Designer
15 31 (2.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 31 (2.03%) Solutions Architect
16 30 (1.97%) Java Developer
16 30 (1.97%) Product Manager
17 29 (1.90%) Senior Manager
17 29 (1.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (21.05%) React
2 212 (13.90%) CSS
3 197 (12.92%) HTML
4 190 (12.46%) Node.js
5 132 (8.66%) .NET
6 120 (7.87%) REST
7 109 (7.15%) Spring
8 86 (5.64%) Redux
9 80 (5.25%) Spring Boot
10 77 (5.05%) Kafka
10 77 (5.05%) Web Services
11 71 (4.66%) AngularJS
12 69 (4.52%) HTML5
13 66 (4.33%) COM
13 66 (4.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 65 (4.26%) RESTful
15 63 (4.13%) Vue.js
16 62 (4.07%) GraphQL
17 57 (3.74%) Jest
18 55 (3.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 216 (14.16%) User Experience
2 140 (9.18%) Self-Motivation
3 133 (8.72%) Greenfield Project
4 83 (5.44%) Algorithms
5 71 (4.66%) Management Information System
6 67 (4.39%) Mobile App
7 56 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
8 52 (3.41%) Legacy Systems
9 48 (3.15%) Cloud Native
10 46 (3.02%) Data Centre
11 43 (2.82%) Data Structures
12 40 (2.62%) Hybrid Cloud
13 38 (2.49%) Social Media
14 37 (2.43%) Public Cloud
15 35 (2.30%) Blog
16 33 (2.16%) Animation
17 30 (1.97%) Driving Licence
17 30 (1.97%) Life Science
18 25 (1.64%) Robotics
19 20 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 145 (9.51%) Linux
2 80 (5.25%) Windows
3 66 (4.33%) Unix
4 10 (0.66%) Windows 10
5 7 (0.46%) SUSE
5 7 (0.46%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.39%) Android
6 6 (0.39%) Mac OS
6 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (0.26%) DC/OS
8 4 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.066%) CentOS
10 1 (0.066%) Debian
10 1 (0.066%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 651 (42.69%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (23.74%) DevOps
3 343 (22.49%) Software Engineering
4 230 (15.08%) Microservices
5 220 (14.43%) Problem-Solving
6 202 (13.25%) Full Stack Development
7 192 (12.59%) Mentoring
8 178 (11.67%) TDD
9 166 (10.89%) Virtual Team Management
10 162 (10.62%) Scrum
11 155 (10.16%) Analytics
12 130 (8.52%) Computer Science
13 128 (8.39%) SDLC
13 128 (8.39%) Test Automation
14 106 (6.95%) Coaching
15 101 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
16 97 (6.36%) Decision-Making
17 95 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
18 94 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
19 89 (5.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 404 (26.49%) JavaScript
2 287 (18.82%) Python
3 268 (17.57%) Java
4 180 (11.80%) Go
5 178 (11.67%) SQL
6 145 (9.51%) TypeScript
7 138 (9.05%) C#
8 84 (5.51%) Ruby
9 70 (4.59%) C++
10 61 (4.00%) C
11 55 (3.61%) ES6
12 53 (3.48%) Kotlin
13 42 (2.75%) Perl
13 42 (2.75%) PHP
13 42 (2.75%) Shell Script
14 36 (2.36%) Bash Shell
15 35 (2.30%) PowerShell
16 33 (2.16%) PL/SQL
17 32 (2.10%) T-SQL
18 30 (1.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 200 (13.11%) Degree
2 50 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 49 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (2.69%) Master's Degree
5 14 (0.92%) PMI Certification
6 12 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.72%) CISSP
7 11 (0.72%) PhD
7 11 (0.72%) PMP
7 11 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (0.66%) CBAP
8 10 (0.66%) CISM
8 10 (0.66%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
9 8 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.39%) CISA
10 6 (0.39%) IIBA
10 6 (0.39%) VCAP
10 6 (0.39%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (6.43%) QA
2 55 (3.61%) GDPR
3 29 (1.90%) Accessibility
4 28 (1.84%) Data Quality
5 17 (1.11%) SLA
6 16 (1.05%) COBIT
7 13 (0.85%) WCAG
8 6 (0.39%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.26%) Basel III
10 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.26%) PMO
11 1 (0.066%) FedRAMP
11 1 (0.066%) GRC
11 1 (0.066%) IFRS
11 1 (0.066%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.066%) NIST
11 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.066%) SOC 2
System Software
1 290 (19.02%) Docker
2 34 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.03%) Active Directory
4 18 (1.18%) HDFS
5 15 (0.98%) VMware NSX
6 10 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.39%) Firmware
8 5 (0.33%) vSphere
9 3 (0.20%) LXC
10 1 (0.066%) NFS
10 1 (0.066%) Samba
10 1 (0.066%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.066%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.066%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.066%) Xen
Systems Management
1 191 (12.52%) Kubernetes
2 170 (11.15%) Terraform
3 66 (4.33%) Ansible
4 18 (1.18%) Puppet
5 17 (1.11%) SCCM
6 13 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 12 (0.79%) AirWatch
8 11 (0.72%) Jamf Pro
8 11 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (0.66%) OpenView
9 10 (0.66%) OVSD
9 10 (0.66%) QRadar
9 10 (0.66%) SCOM
10 9 (0.59%) Consul
10 9 (0.59%) Nagios
10 9 (0.59%) Sysdig
11 8 (0.52%) Mesos
11 8 (0.52%) Oozie
11 8 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.46%) Rancher
Vendors
1 197 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 182 (11.93%) Google
3 134 (8.79%) Oracle
4 48 (3.15%) SAP
5 45 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
6 36 (2.36%) VMware
7 34 (2.23%) Apple
8 33 (2.16%) Facebook
9 30 (1.97%) Red Hat
9 30 (1.97%) TOWER Software
10 25 (1.64%) Adobe
11 24 (1.57%) Splunk
12 23 (1.51%) Bloomberg
12 23 (1.51%) Cisco
12 23 (1.51%) Remedy
13 20 (1.31%) IBM
14 18 (1.18%) DocuSign
14 18 (1.18%) Reuters
14 18 (1.18%) Wallstreet Suite
15 17 (1.11%) New Relic