Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 358 390 411
Rank change year-on-year +32 +21 +55
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 1,076 1,216 1,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.86% 0.80% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.18% 2.02% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 690 814 875
England median annual salary £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.20% +6.52% -
10th Percentile £42,375 £36,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £101,625 £95,000 £96,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 49,384 60,325 67,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.29% 39.76% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37,706 46,657 50,923
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in England

Virtual Team
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Virtual Team in England

Virtual Team
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 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 -16 489 £75,000 +7.14% 48
South East +41 191 £61,250 +22.50% 25
Midlands +71 143 £60,000 +17.07% 14
North of England +59 106 £51,363 +20.85% 20
East of England +110 103 £58,750 +6.82% 10
East Midlands +63 73 £60,000 - 4
North West +60 71 £55,000 +100.00% 12
West Midlands +24 70 £55,000 +10.00% 10
South West -23 39 £50,000 -14.89% 13
Yorkshire +4 27 £60,000 +20.00% 7
North East +26 8 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Virtual Team
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 436 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (23.88%) Virtual Team Management
3 231 (21.47%) Degree
4 230 (21.38%) Finance
5 218 (20.26%) Project Management
6 204 (18.96%) AWS
7 200 (18.59%) Microsoft
8 166 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
9 165 (15.33%) Azure
10 160 (14.87%) Python
11 158 (14.68%) Linux
11 158 (14.68%) Java
12 156 (14.50%) Software Engineering
13 151 (14.03%) C#
13 151 (14.03%) DevOps
14 150 (13.94%) JavaScript
14 150 (13.94%) Git (software)
15 149 (13.85%) SQL
16 146 (13.57%) Scrum
17 142 (13.20%) Mentoring
18 136 (12.64%) Windows
19 131 (12.17%) Computer Science
20 130 (12.08%) JIRA
21 127 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
22 124 (11.52%) Analytics
23 122 (11.34%) Self-Motivation
24 120 (11.15%) Microservices
25 118 (10.97%) Project Delivery
25 118 (10.97%) Marketing
25 118 (10.97%) HTML

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 64 (5.95%) CMS
2 54 (5.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 36 (3.35%) Confluence
4 34 (3.16%) Apache Solr
5 30 (2.79%) Apache Spark
5 30 (2.79%) SharePoint
6 25 (2.32%) WebSphere
7 22 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
8 18 (1.67%) Headless CMS
9 16 (1.49%) Apache
10 12 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (1.02%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.74%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.65%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.46%) MTS
14 5 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.46%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.37%) Skype for Business
16 3 (0.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 31 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.84%) Sketch
5 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.65%) Zeplin
6 6 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.19%) Marvel
9 1 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.093%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 38 (3.53%) SAP Hybris
2 36 (3.35%) Magento
3 34 (3.16%) SDL Web 8
4 14 (1.30%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.56%) SAP GTS
5 6 (0.56%) SAP SCM
6 5 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.46%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.46%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.093%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.093%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.093%) SAP FI-AP
9 1 (0.093%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 204 (18.96%) AWS
2 165 (15.33%) Azure
3 86 (7.99%) Office 365
4 69 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
5 66 (6.13%) GCP
6 64 (5.95%) Serverless
7 24 (2.23%) SaaS
8 23 (2.14%) IaaS
9 22 (2.04%) PaaS
10 19 (1.77%) Apigee
11 18 (1.67%) Boomi
12 17 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (1.49%) Power Platform
13 16 (1.49%) Stackdriver
14 15 (1.39%) Amazon ECS
15 12 (1.12%) GitHub
16 11 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 9 (0.84%) DigitalOcean
17 9 (0.84%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 68 (6.32%) Internet
2 55 (5.11%) Firewall
3 46 (4.28%) HTTP
4 40 (3.72%) DNS
5 27 (2.51%) WAN
6 20 (1.86%) Wireless
7 19 (1.77%) DHCP
7 19 (1.77%) VPN
8 16 (1.49%) LAN
9 14 (1.30%) TCP/IP
9 14 (1.30%) VoIP
10 12 (1.12%) CTI
11 11 (1.02%) 2G
11 11 (1.02%) 3G
11 11 (1.02%) 4G
12 10 (0.93%) 5G
12 10 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (0.93%) EIGRP
12 10 (0.93%) OSPF
13 9 (0.84%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.20%) Relational Database
3 51 (4.74%) Big Data
4 40 (3.72%) NoSQL
5 38 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 34 (3.16%) Endeca
7 29 (2.70%) Hadoop
8 28 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (2.14%) MySQL
10 16 (1.49%) Power BI
11 15 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
12 14 (1.30%) Data Mining
13 13 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (1.21%) Redis
14 12 (1.12%) MongoDB
15 11 (1.02%) BigQuery
15 11 (1.02%) HBase
16 10 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
16 10 (0.93%) Flink
16 10 (0.93%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 150 (13.94%) Git (software)
2 130 (12.08%) JIRA
3 102 (9.48%) Jenkins
4 54 (5.02%) Visual Studio
5 36 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (2.79%) webpack
7 25 (2.32%) TeamCity
8 24 (2.23%) WiX
9 23 (2.14%) Selenium
10 22 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 20 (1.86%) JUnit
12 19 (1.77%) gulp
13 18 (1.67%) Gerrit
13 18 (1.67%) Mockito
13 18 (1.67%) Spock
13 18 (1.67%) Vagrant
14 11 (1.02%) Grunt
15 10 (0.93%) JMeter
16 9 (0.84%) WebDriver
17 8 (0.74%) Bitbucket
General
1 230 (21.38%) Finance
2 118 (10.97%) Marketing
3 78 (7.25%) Banking
4 47 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.14%) Billing
6 21 (1.95%) Games
6 21 (1.95%) Public Sector
7 18 (1.67%) Law
7 18 (1.67%) Retail
8 17 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.30%) Legal
10 12 (1.12%) Aerospace
11 11 (1.02%) Automotive
12 10 (0.93%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.84%) Local Government
14 8 (0.74%) Back Office
15 6 (0.56%) Electronics
15 6 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.56%) Front Office
15 6 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 182 (16.91%) Developer
2 130 (12.08%) Architect
3 70 (6.51%) Software Engineer
4 63 (5.86%) Consultant
5 62 (5.76%) Lead Developer
6 61 (5.67%) Analyst
7 58 (5.39%) Software Developer
8 55 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
9 49 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 48 (4.46%) Delivery Manager
11 43 (4.00%) Project Manager
12 39 (3.62%) Full Stack Developer
13 36 (3.35%) Lead Software Developer
14 35 (3.25%) Business Analyst
15 34 (3.16%) Team Leader
16 32 (2.97%) Tester
17 28 (2.60%) AWS Engineer
17 28 (2.60%) DevOps Engineer
17 28 (2.60%) Senior Developer
18 26 (2.42%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (10.97%) HTML
2 107 (9.94%) .NET
3 94 (8.74%) AngularJS
4 93 (8.64%) React
5 84 (7.81%) REST
6 76 (7.06%) CSS
7 74 (6.88%) Web Services
7 74 (6.88%) XML
8 58 (5.39%) RESTful
9 51 (4.74%) J2EE
9 51 (4.74%) Node.js
10 43 (4.00%) Spring
11 40 (3.72%) Gherkin
11 40 (3.72%) SOAP
12 35 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (2.79%) Ajax
13 30 (2.79%) JSON
14 29 (2.70%) jQuery
15 27 (2.51%) Redux
16 26 (2.42%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 122 (11.34%) Self-Motivation
2 114 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (7.16%) User Experience
4 56 (5.20%) Algorithms
4 56 (5.20%) Data Centre
5 50 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 39 (3.62%) Public Cloud
7 38 (3.53%) Data Structures
8 37 (3.44%) Video Conferencing
9 33 (3.07%) Smartphone
10 29 (2.70%) Cloud Native
10 29 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (2.60%) iPad
12 25 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
13 19 (1.77%) PMI
14 17 (1.58%) Mobile App
15 13 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
16 11 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
17 10 (0.93%) Reinsurance
18 9 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 158 (14.68%) Linux
2 136 (12.64%) Windows
3 35 (3.25%) Unix
4 34 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 27 (2.51%) Android
6 23 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (1.77%) CentOS
8 18 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 18 (1.67%) Ubuntu
9 15 (1.39%) Windows 10
10 13 (1.21%) SUSE
11 7 (0.65%) Debian
12 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.46%) VMS
14 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.093%) AIX
16 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (23.88%) Virtual Team Management
3 218 (20.26%) Project Management
4 166 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
5 156 (14.50%) Software Engineering
6 151 (14.03%) DevOps
7 146 (13.57%) Scrum
8 142 (13.20%) Mentoring
9 131 (12.17%) Computer Science
10 127 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 124 (11.52%) Analytics
12 120 (11.15%) Microservices
13 118 (10.97%) Project Delivery
14 116 (10.78%) Test Automation
15 104 (9.67%) Creative Thinking
16 85 (7.90%) Presales
17 82 (7.62%) ITIL
18 80 (7.43%) Web Development
19 78 (7.25%) E-Commerce
19 78 (7.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 160 (14.87%) Python
2 158 (14.68%) Java
3 151 (14.03%) C#
4 150 (13.94%) JavaScript
5 149 (13.85%) SQL
6 68 (6.32%) C
7 66 (6.13%) C++
8 37 (3.44%) Ruby
9 35 (3.25%) PowerShell
10 27 (2.51%) PHP
11 22 (2.04%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.95%) Java 8
13 20 (1.86%) Groovy
14 17 (1.58%) ES6
15 15 (1.39%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.02%) ABAP
17 10 (0.93%) R
18 9 (0.84%) Apple Swift
18 9 (0.84%) Clojure
18 9 (0.84%) ES7
Qualifications
1 231 (21.47%) Degree
2 64 (5.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (2.32%) Master's Degree
4 23 (2.14%) PMI Certification
4 23 (2.14%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.58%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.49%) MBA
6 16 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.39%) APMP
7 15 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.39%) PhD
8 12 (1.12%) CCNA
8 12 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.02%) CCNP
10 10 (0.93%) AWS Certification
11 9 (0.84%) CCA
11 9 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (0.84%) MCSE
12 8 (0.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (10.69%) QA
2 43 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 24 (2.23%) PMO
4 15 (1.39%) SLA
5 9 (0.84%) GDPR
6 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.65%) NCSC
7 6 (0.56%) PSD2
8 5 (0.46%) COBIT
8 5 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.37%) GAAP
9 4 (0.37%) IFRS
9 4 (0.37%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.19%) NIST
10 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 75 (6.97%) Docker
2 61 (5.67%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.93%) Xen
6 10 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 9 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (0.84%) vSphere
8 8 (0.74%) Firmware
8 8 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.37%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.19%) XenApp
11 1 (0.093%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.093%) HDFS
11 1 (0.093%) KVM
11 1 (0.093%) LXC
11 1 (0.093%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 60 (5.58%) Kubernetes
2 48 (4.46%) Ansible
3 41 (3.81%) Terraform
4 39 (3.62%) Puppet
5 37 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (2.42%) Salt
7 23 (2.14%) Kibana
8 19 (1.77%) Istio
9 18 (1.67%) Knative
10 13 (1.21%) SCCM
11 12 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (1.12%) Grafana
12 10 (0.93%) Prometheus
13 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
14 8 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
15 6 (0.56%) Mesos
15 6 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
15 6 (0.56%) WSUS
16 5 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
16 5 (0.46%) Packer
Vendors
1 200 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 115 (10.69%) SAP
3 93 (8.64%) Salesforce.com
4 92 (8.55%) Oracle
5 66 (6.13%) Adobe
6 58 (5.39%) Google
7 53 (4.93%) hybris
8 48 (4.46%) IBM
9 44 (4.09%) Cisco
10 36 (3.35%) Elastic Path
11 35 (3.25%) Splunk
11 35 (3.25%) VMware
12 34 (3.16%) Citrix
12 34 (3.16%) Interwoven
13 30 (2.79%) WorldPay
14 24 (2.23%) Dynatrace
15 23 (2.14%) ATG
16 20 (1.86%) Dell
16 20 (1.86%) Demandware
17 19 (1.77%) New Relic