Period
to 23 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 23 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 111 129 109
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 1,599 542 1,665
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.25% 2.66% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 2.83% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 867 438 1,161
10th Percentile £39,000 £44,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £49,875 £58,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £80,000 £68,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.75% +17.65% +8.80%
75th Percentile £82,500 £105,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £142,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +4.55%

Decision-Making 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 46,968 19,159 51,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.43% 94.04% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 30,611 16,014 42,280
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £109,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +2.94%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in London

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Decision-Making in London

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in London

Decision-Making
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London +43 209 £65,000 -7.14% 59
West London -14 75 £56,250 -6.25% 14
South London +2 33 £50,000 -31.03% 8
East London -8 9 £30,000 -60.00% 13
North London -14 1 £40,000 +10.61% 1
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 512 (32.02%) Social Skills
2 481 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
3 404 (25.27%) Finance
4 391 (24.45%) Problem-Solving
5 352 (22.01%) Analytics
6 346 (21.64%) Analytical Skills
7 336 (21.01%) Python
8 326 (20.39%) AWS
9 312 (19.51%) SQL
10 282 (17.64%) JavaScript
11 280 (17.51%) Degree
12 234 (14.63%) Software Engineering
13 188 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
14 187 (11.69%) Mentoring
15 186 (11.63%) React
16 184 (11.51%) DevOps
17 183 (11.44%) Microsoft
18 181 (11.32%) Computer Science
19 178 (11.13%) Marketing
20 177 (11.07%) Azure
21 173 (10.82%) Java
22 159 (9.94%) Docker
22 159 (9.94%) Full Stack Development
23 157 (9.82%) TDD
24 152 (9.51%) Google
25 149 (9.32%) Microservices
26 145 (9.07%) Artificial Intelligence
27 144 (9.01%) Tableau
28 140 (8.76%) Node.js
28 140 (8.76%) Project Management

Decision-Making
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 40 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (2.19%) CMS
3 27 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 25 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.50%) Apache Airflow
6 21 (1.31%) SAS
7 16 (1.00%) Confluence
8 14 (0.88%) WordPress
9 11 (0.69%) Apache
10 6 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (0.31%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.31%) Drupal
11 5 (0.31%) Ethereum
11 5 (0.31%) Hyperledger
12 4 (0.25%) nginx
12 4 (0.25%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.19%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.19%) IIS
14 2 (0.13%) Luigi
14 2 (0.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 127 (7.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 90 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
3 56 (3.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
5 16 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.31%) Sketch
8 4 (0.25%) Figma
8 4 (0.25%) InVision
8 4 (0.25%) Stata
9 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.13%) SPSS
11 1 (0.063%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.063%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.063%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.063%) EViews
11 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
2 25 (1.56%) Distributed Ledger
2 25 (1.56%) R3 Corda
3 20 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
4 8 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
4 8 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.25%) Magento
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (0.19%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.13%) Cloudability
7 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.13%) Primavera
7 2 (0.13%) SessionCam
7 2 (0.13%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.063%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.063%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 326 (20.39%) AWS
2 177 (11.07%) Azure
3 125 (7.82%) Power Platform
4 90 (5.63%) GCP
5 89 (5.57%) SaaS
6 81 (5.07%) GitHub
6 81 (5.07%) Serverless
7 44 (2.75%) AWS Lambda
8 39 (2.44%) Google Analytics
8 39 (2.44%) Microsoft 365
9 34 (2.13%) Snowflake
10 25 (1.56%) PowerApps
11 24 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 21 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
12 21 (1.31%) IaaS
13 18 (1.13%) Amazon S3
13 18 (1.13%) Azure Logic Apps
13 18 (1.13%) PaaS
14 17 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
15 16 (1.00%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.31%) Broadband
2 20 (1.25%) Firewall
3 19 (1.19%) WAN
4 14 (0.88%) NFC
5 13 (0.81%) LAN
6 11 (0.69%) Internet
6 11 (0.69%) SSL
7 10 (0.63%) Network Security
7 10 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (0.56%) VPN
9 8 (0.50%) HTTP
10 6 (0.38%) 5G
10 6 (0.38%) BGP
10 6 (0.38%) DNS
10 6 (0.38%) Intranet
10 6 (0.38%) OSPF
11 5 (0.31%) Ethernet VPN
11 5 (0.31%) IPsec
11 5 (0.31%) SD-WAN
11 5 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (9.01%) Tableau
2 116 (7.25%) Power BI
3 115 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
4 83 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 74 (4.63%) Big Data
5 74 (4.63%) SQL Server
6 70 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (3.31%) MongoDB
8 45 (2.81%) NoSQL
9 39 (2.44%) Looker
10 34 (2.13%) MySQL
11 29 (1.81%) BigQuery
12 28 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
13 27 (1.69%) Blockchain
13 27 (1.69%) Redis
14 20 (1.25%) Hadoop
15 19 (1.19%) Data Mining
15 19 (1.19%) RDBMS
15 19 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 132 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 96 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 77 (4.82%) CircleCI
4 74 (4.63%) JIRA
5 62 (3.88%) Cypress.io
6 39 (2.44%) Cucumber
7 35 (2.19%) Postman
8 34 (2.13%) Selenium
9 18 (1.13%) Gradle
10 16 (1.00%) Visual Studio
11 13 (0.81%) Bitbucket
12 12 (0.75%) webpack
13 11 (0.69%) Babel
14 10 (0.63%) Protractor
14 10 (0.63%) TestCafe
15 8 (0.50%) GitLab
15 8 (0.50%) Maven
16 7 (0.44%) JUnit
16 7 (0.44%) Subversion
17 6 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 512 (32.02%) Social Skills
2 404 (25.27%) Finance
3 346 (21.64%) Analytical Skills
4 178 (11.13%) Marketing
5 127 (7.94%) Retail
6 110 (6.88%) Presentation Skills
7 95 (5.94%) Organisational Skills
8 81 (5.07%) Banking
9 75 (4.69%) Influencing Skills
10 73 (4.57%) Telecoms
11 50 (3.13%) Law
12 45 (2.81%) Legal
13 32 (2.00%) Public Sector
14 30 (1.88%) Financial Institution
14 30 (1.88%) Games
15 26 (1.63%) Advertising
16 25 (1.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 25 (1.56%) Publishing
17 15 (0.94%) Back Office
18 14 (0.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 264 (16.51%) Developer
2 201 (12.57%) Analyst
3 96 (6.00%) Software Engineer
4 94 (5.88%) Architect
5 85 (5.32%) Data Analyst
6 70 (4.38%) Senior Developer
7 53 (3.31%) Backend Developer
8 47 (2.94%) Consultant
8 47 (2.94%) Senior Manager
9 46 (2.88%) Project Manager
10 41 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
11 40 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
12 38 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
13 37 (2.31%) Product Manager
14 35 (2.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 35 (2.19%) Software Developer
15 33 (2.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 31 (1.94%) QA Engineer
17 30 (1.88%) Data Scientist
18 29 (1.81%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (11.63%) React
2 140 (8.76%) Node.js
3 99 (6.19%) REST
4 97 (6.07%) AngularJS
5 78 (4.88%) RESTful
6 76 (4.75%) GraphQL
7 74 (4.63%) .NET
7 74 (4.63%) Web Services
8 70 (4.38%) CSS
9 62 (3.88%) HTML
10 54 (3.38%) Kafka
11 49 (3.06%) React Native
12 45 (2.81%) Django
13 42 (2.63%) Spring
14 41 (2.56%) WebSockets
15 39 (2.44%) Spring Boot
16 38 (2.38%) Middleware
17 37 (2.31%) Vue.js
18 34 (2.13%) Jest
18 34 (2.13%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 138 (8.63%) User Experience
2 103 (6.44%) Management Information System
3 66 (4.13%) Social Media
4 59 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
5 58 (3.63%) Virtual Team
6 55 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
7 51 (3.19%) Algorithms
8 48 (3.00%) Mobile App
9 35 (2.19%) Data Structures
9 35 (2.19%) Public Cloud
10 34 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
11 30 (1.88%) Cloud Native
12 24 (1.50%) Reinsurance
13 23 (1.44%) Data Centre
14 20 (1.25%) FMCG
15 15 (0.94%) Pricing Data
15 15 (0.94%) Robotics
16 12 (0.75%) Photography
17 11 (0.69%) Blog
17 11 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (2.56%) Windows
2 38 (2.38%) Linux
3 36 (2.25%) Android
4 24 (1.50%) Apple iOS
5 15 (0.94%) Windows Server
6 12 (0.75%) Unix
7 7 (0.44%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.19%) CentOS
10 3 (0.19%) Fedora
10 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.13%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.063%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (24.45%) Problem-Solving
3 352 (22.01%) Analytics
4 234 (14.63%) Software Engineering
5 188 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 187 (11.69%) Mentoring
7 184 (11.51%) DevOps
8 181 (11.32%) Computer Science
9 159 (9.94%) Full Stack Development
10 157 (9.82%) TDD
11 149 (9.32%) Microservices
12 145 (9.07%) Artificial Intelligence
13 140 (8.76%) Project Management
14 137 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
15 135 (8.44%) Scrum
16 133 (8.32%) Coaching
17 131 (8.19%) Fintech
18 128 (8.01%) Data Management
19 126 (7.88%) Data Science
20 124 (7.75%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 336 (21.01%) Python
2 312 (19.51%) SQL
3 282 (17.64%) JavaScript
4 173 (10.82%) Java
5 94 (5.88%) TypeScript
6 75 (4.69%) C#
7 48 (3.00%) Go
8 46 (2.88%) R
9 37 (2.31%) Kotlin
10 31 (1.94%) PHP
11 29 (1.81%) Ruby
12 28 (1.75%) Bash Shell
13 27 (1.69%) PowerShell
14 24 (1.50%) Java 8
15 23 (1.44%) Scala
16 21 (1.31%) VBA
17 20 (1.25%) C++
18 19 (1.19%) C
19 14 (0.88%) MATLAB
20 10 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 280 (17.51%) Degree
2 69 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.13%) Master's Degree
5 17 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.69%) ACCA
8 10 (0.63%) CIMA
9 8 (0.50%) PMP
10 7 (0.44%) CSPO
11 6 (0.38%) CISSP
11 6 (0.38%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.31%) CISM
12 5 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.25%) ISEB
13 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.19%) APMP
14 3 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (6.25%) QA
2 91 (5.69%) Data Quality
3 53 (3.31%) GDPR
4 31 (1.94%) Accessibility
4 31 (1.94%) SLA
5 16 (1.00%) PMO
6 13 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.50%) COBIT
7 8 (0.50%) NIST
8 7 (0.44%) HIPAA
8 7 (0.44%) WAI
9 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.31%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.25%) Basel III
11 4 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.25%) GRC
12 3 (0.19%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.19%) RMADS
13 2 (0.13%) P3O
13 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 159 (9.94%) Docker
2 23 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.63%) XenApp
5 4 (0.25%) LXC
5 4 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 136 (8.51%) Kubernetes
2 109 (6.82%) Terraform
3 30 (1.88%) Ansible
4 19 (1.19%) Prometheus
5 18 (1.13%) Puppet
6 13 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.69%) Kustomize
8 7 (0.44%) Istio
9 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.25%) EnCase
10 4 (0.25%) FTK
10 4 (0.25%) Grafana
11 3 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.13%) HP Fortify
13 1 (0.063%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 1 (0.063%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.063%) Kubeflow
13 1 (0.063%) Mesos
13 1 (0.063%) Oozie
Vendors
1 183 (11.44%) Microsoft
2 152 (9.51%) Google
3 64 (4.00%) Oracle
4 56 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (1.94%) SAP
6 28 (1.75%) Informatica
7 23 (1.44%) Apple
8 18 (1.13%) Workday
9 16 (1.00%) VMware
10 15 (0.94%) Adobe
10 15 (0.94%) IBM
11 14 (0.88%) Citrix
12 13 (0.81%) Twitter
13 11 (0.69%) Atlassian
13 11 (0.69%) Dell
13 11 (0.69%) ServiceNow
13 11 (0.69%) Splunk
14 10 (0.63%) Facebook
15 9 (0.56%) LexisNexis
15 9 (0.56%) Palo Alto