Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 450 482 653
Rank change year-on-year +32 +171 +21
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 144 162 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 3.15% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 132 92
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,625 £26,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +62.50% - -11.11%
75th Percentile £78,125 £48,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £85,750 £62,875 £69,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +37.93% -31.76%

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,512 5,142 7,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.44% 12.94% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,656 4,195 6,222
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,556 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.90% +4.33% -

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in London

Broadband
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Broadband in London.

Salary trend for Broadband in London

Broadband
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Broadband in London over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Broadband in London

Broadband
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the London region over the 6 months to 18 May 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
West London +84 88 £60,000 +50.00% 17
Central London +36 9 £70,000 +69.70% 10
Broadband
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, IT jobs citing Broadband 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 London region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 97 (67.36%) Social Media
2 47 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (26.39%) JavaScript
4 35 (24.31%) Linux
5 31 (21.53%) TDD
6 28 (19.44%) CRM
7 27 (18.75%) Python
8 25 (17.36%) Social Skills
9 24 (16.67%) 5G
9 24 (16.67%) IT Strategy
10 22 (15.28%) Adobe
11 21 (14.58%) Software Engineering
11 21 (14.58%) Jenkins
12 20 (13.89%) Sketch
12 20 (13.89%) Figma
12 20 (13.89%) Java
12 20 (13.89%) Telecoms
13 19 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (13.19%) Mentoring
13 19 (13.19%) User Experience
14 18 (12.50%) Unit Testing
14 18 (12.50%) Test Automation
14 18 (12.50%) Windows
15 17 (11.81%) Git (software)
16 16 (11.11%) Android
16 16 (11.11%) Degree
16 16 (11.11%) HTML
16 16 (11.11%) Scrum
16 16 (11.11%) React
16 16 (11.11%) BDD

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (3.47%) Apache
1 5 (3.47%) Confluence
1 5 (3.47%) nginx
1 5 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.78%) Smallworld
3 3 (2.08%) Apache Airflow
3 3 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (13.89%) Figma
1 20 (13.89%) Sketch
2 15 (10.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (6.94%) Adobe After Effects
3 10 (6.94%) Adobe XD
3 10 (6.94%) InVision
4 5 (3.47%) Blender
4 5 (3.47%) CINEMA 4D
5 4 (2.78%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.03%) AWS
2 8 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.86%) GCP
4 5 (3.47%) Serverless
5 4 (2.78%) Google Workspace
6 3 (2.08%) AWS Direct Connect
7 2 (1.39%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.39%) AWS Step Functions
7 2 (1.39%) Azure
7 2 (1.39%) GitHub
7 2 (1.39%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.39%) npm
7 2 (1.39%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.69%) Akamai
8 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.69%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (0.69%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.67%) 5G
2 12 (8.33%) DHCP
3 10 (6.94%) Firewall
3 10 (6.94%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (6.25%) VPN
5 8 (5.56%) DNS
6 6 (4.17%) SSL
7 5 (3.47%) GPON
7 5 (3.47%) VLAN
8 4 (2.78%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.78%) SSH
8 4 (2.78%) VoIP
9 3 (2.08%) BGP
9 3 (2.08%) DVB
9 3 (2.08%) HTTPS
9 3 (2.08%) IPsec
9 3 (2.08%) IPv6
9 3 (2.08%) Network Security
9 3 (2.08%) SNMP
9 3 (2.08%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.47%) MariaDB
1 5 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.78%) Big Data
2 4 (2.78%) GIS
2 4 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.08%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.39%) BigQuery
4 2 (1.39%) MySQL
4 2 (1.39%) Power BI
4 2 (1.39%) Tableau
5 1 (0.69%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.69%) HBase
5 1 (0.69%) Looker
5 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.69%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 21 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 17 (11.81%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.72%) JIRA
4 4 (2.78%) GitLab
4 4 (2.78%) Gradle
4 4 (2.78%) Maven
4 4 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.08%) CruiseControl
5 3 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.08%) Hudson
5 3 (2.08%) Selenium
5 3 (2.08%) Subversion
6 1 (0.69%) Cypress.io
6 1 (0.69%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (0.69%) GoCD
6 1 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.69%) Xcode
General
1 25 (17.36%) Social Skills
2 20 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.56%) Marketing
4 7 (4.86%) Games
5 6 (4.17%) Billing
6 5 (3.47%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.78%) Finance
7 4 (2.78%) German Language
7 4 (2.78%) Italian Language
8 3 (2.08%) Legal
8 3 (2.08%) Publishing
8 3 (2.08%) Retail
9 2 (1.39%) Advertising
9 2 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.69%) French Language
10 1 (0.69%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.69%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (30.56%) Developer
2 25 (17.36%) Senior Developer
3 19 (13.19%) Designer
4 10 (6.94%) Lead Designer
4 10 (6.94%) UX Designer
5 9 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 9 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (4.86%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (4.86%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (4.86%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 6 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.47%) DBA
9 5 (3.47%) Support Specialist
9 5 (3.47%) Technical Support
9 5 (3.47%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.11%) HTML
1 16 (11.11%) React
2 13 (9.03%) REST
3 12 (8.33%) Node.js
3 12 (8.33%) Qt
4 10 (6.94%) CSS
5 8 (5.56%) GraphQL
5 8 (5.56%) Redux
6 6 (4.17%) HTML5
6 6 (4.17%) RESTful
7 5 (3.47%) CSS3
7 5 (3.47%) Framer.js
7 5 (3.47%) JSON
7 5 (3.47%) LAMP
7 5 (3.47%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (3.47%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (3.47%) SVG
7 5 (3.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (3.47%) Unreal Engine
8 4 (2.78%) MobX
Miscellaneous
1 97 (67.36%) Social Media
2 19 (13.19%) User Experience
3 15 (10.42%) STB
4 11 (7.64%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (7.64%) Over-the-Top Content
5 8 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (4.86%) Fibre Optics
6 7 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (4.17%) Clustering
7 6 (4.17%) Video on Demand
8 5 (3.47%) Animation
8 5 (3.47%) Graphic Design
8 5 (3.47%) Video\Live Streaming
9 4 (2.78%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.08%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (2.08%) MPEG
10 3 (2.08%) Smart City
11 2 (1.39%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.39%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.31%) Linux
2 18 (12.50%) Windows
3 16 (11.11%) Android
4 12 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 9 (6.25%) Unix
6 8 (5.56%) CentOS
7 3 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.53%) TDD
3 28 (19.44%) CRM
4 24 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 21 (14.58%) Software Engineering
6 19 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (13.19%) Mentoring
7 18 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 18 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 16 (11.11%) BDD
8 16 (11.11%) Scrum
9 15 (10.42%) Artificial Intelligence
9 15 (10.42%) OO
9 15 (10.42%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 13 (9.03%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (8.33%) OOD
11 12 (8.33%) Project Management
11 12 (8.33%) Wireframes
12 11 (7.64%) Analytics
12 11 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.39%) JavaScript
2 27 (18.75%) Python
3 20 (13.89%) Java
4 13 (9.03%) SQL
4 13 (9.03%) TypeScript
5 12 (8.33%) C++
6 5 (3.47%) Clojure
6 5 (3.47%) Elixir
6 5 (3.47%) Elm
6 5 (3.47%) Kotlin
6 5 (3.47%) Rust
7 4 (2.78%) C#
7 4 (2.78%) Ruby
8 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.08%) Groovy
8 3 (2.08%) Perl
9 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.69%) C
9 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (2.08%) CCNA
2 3 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.39%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) GDPR
2 1 (0.69%) PMO
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Docker
2 8 (5.56%) iptables
3 7 (4.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.69%) NFS
5 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) Ansible
1 10 (6.94%) Puppet
2 8 (5.56%) Grafana
3 6 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 5 (3.47%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (3.47%) Prometheus
5 3 (2.08%) Icinga
5 3 (2.08%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.39%) Terraform
7 1 (0.69%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.69%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Adobe
2 9 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.86%) Google
4 6 (4.17%) Splunk
5 5 (3.47%) Apple
5 5 (3.47%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.47%) Veeam
6 4 (2.78%) BT
6 4 (2.78%) Mapinfo
6 4 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.78%) Openreach
6 4 (2.78%) Virgin Media
7 3 (2.08%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.08%) VMware
8 2 (1.39%) Facebook
9 1 (0.69%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.69%) Arqiva
9 1 (0.69%) Databricks
9 1 (0.69%) Spotify
9 1 (0.69%) YouTube