Period
to 21 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Documentation Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Documentation Skills over the 6 months to 21 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Documentation Skills
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 430 361 422
Rank change year-on-year -69 +61 -23
Permanent jobs citing Documentation Skills 321 113 361
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.57% 0.66%
As % of the General category 1.01% 0.98% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 183 92 223
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,625 £33,200
25th Percentile £50,297 £45,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% +18.18%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,500 £86,125 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.85%

Documentation Skills is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31,765 11,519 33,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 62.60% 58.32% 61.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19,772 9,622 26,499
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £34,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,312
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £115,000 £101,250
England median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +6.48% +3.40%

Documentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Documentation Skills in London

Documentation Skills
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Documentation Skills in London

Documentation Skills
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Documentation Skills in London over the 6 months to 21 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Documentation Skills in London

Documentation Skills
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Documentation Skills within the London region over the 6 months to 21 October 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 -57 25 £55,000 -13.73% 12
West London -69 13 £51,321 +71.07% 3
South London - 5 £42,000 - 5
East London -22 3 £65,000 +11.11% 3
Documentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2021, IT jobs citing Documentation Skills 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 Documentation Skills.

1 176 (54.83%) Social Skills
2 107 (33.33%) Finance
3 82 (25.55%) Azure
4 77 (23.99%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (23.99%) Microsoft
5 75 (23.36%) Problem-Solving
6 58 (18.07%) Degree
6 58 (18.07%) DevOps
7 51 (15.89%) Microservices
8 50 (15.58%) Project Management
9 49 (15.26%) Linux
10 47 (14.64%) Jenkins
10 47 (14.64%) Docker
11 46 (14.33%) Kubernetes
11 46 (14.33%) SaaS
11 46 (14.33%) Windows
12 44 (13.71%) Java
13 42 (13.08%) Firewall
14 38 (11.84%) JavaScript
14 38 (11.84%) Python
15 37 (11.53%) SQL
15 37 (11.53%) Oracle
15 37 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (11.53%) Git (software)
16 36 (11.21%) Microsoft 365
16 36 (11.21%) Active Directory
16 36 (11.21%) Project Delivery
17 35 (10.90%) Migration
18 33 (10.28%) ERP
18 33 (10.28%) AWS

Documentation Skills
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 20 (6.23%) nginx
2 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (2.80%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.56%) Red Hat Fuse
4 5 (1.56%) Traefik
4 5 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.25%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.25%) Confluence
6 3 (0.93%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.93%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.62%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (9.35%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (7.79%) Microsoft Project
3 20 (6.23%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (3.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.62%) Figma
6 2 (0.62%) InVision
6 2 (0.62%) Marvel
6 2 (0.62%) Sketch
7 1 (0.31%) Weka
Business Applications
1 31 (9.66%) Oracle Applications
2 25 (7.79%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (1.56%) Sentinel
4 4 (1.25%) BambooHR
4 4 (1.25%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.62%) SAP CAR
6 2 (0.62%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 2 (0.62%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Cloudability
7 1 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.31%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 82 (25.55%) Azure
2 46 (14.33%) SaaS
3 36 (11.21%) Microsoft 365
4 33 (10.28%) AWS
5 27 (8.41%) GitHub
6 16 (4.98%) Power Platform
7 13 (4.05%) PowerApps
8 11 (3.43%) Serverless
9 9 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (2.80%) Power Automate
10 8 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (2.49%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (2.49%) PaaS
11 7 (2.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (2.18%) IaaS
12 6 (1.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (1.56%) Amazon EKS
13 5 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.25%) Azure Sentinel
14 4 (1.25%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.08%) Firewall
2 32 (9.97%) HTTP
3 25 (7.79%) LAN
4 17 (5.30%) WAN
5 12 (3.74%) VPN
6 10 (3.12%) DNS
6 10 (3.12%) IPsec
6 10 (3.12%) Network Security
6 10 (3.12%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (2.80%) BGP
7 9 (2.80%) OSPF
7 9 (2.80%) SAN
8 8 (2.49%) BIG-IP
8 8 (2.49%) Ethernet VPN
9 7 (2.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (2.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (2.18%) SSL
10 6 (1.87%) Wireless
11 5 (1.56%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.35%) NoSQL
2 27 (8.41%) MongoDB
3 16 (4.98%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.36%) MySQL
5 11 (3.43%) Power BI
6 8 (2.49%) Big Data
6 8 (2.49%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (1.56%) Apache Hive
7 5 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.56%) Event Store
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (1.56%) Redis
8 4 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (14.64%) Jenkins
2 37 (11.53%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.61%) Maven
4 12 (3.74%) GitLab
4 12 (3.74%) webpack
5 11 (3.43%) JIRA
6 10 (3.12%) JMeter
6 10 (3.12%) NeoLoad
7 9 (2.80%) CircleCI
7 9 (2.80%) Cypress.io
7 9 (2.80%) Gatling
7 9 (2.80%) Katalon Studio
7 9 (2.80%) Selenium
7 9 (2.80%) TestCafe
7 9 (2.80%) WebLOAD
8 6 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.56%) git-flow
10 4 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.25%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.93%) PHPUnit
General
1 176 (54.83%) Social Skills
2 107 (33.33%) Finance
3 31 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (8.72%) Financial Institution
5 27 (8.41%) Presentation Skills
6 19 (5.92%) Banking
7 17 (5.30%) Retail
8 12 (3.74%) Legal
9 11 (3.43%) Marketing
9 11 (3.43%) Publishing
10 10 (3.12%) Telecoms
11 8 (2.49%) Back Office
12 7 (2.18%) Advertising
13 6 (1.87%) Billing
14 5 (1.56%) Automotive
15 4 (1.25%) Games
15 4 (1.25%) Music Industry
15 4 (1.25%) Organisational Skills
16 2 (0.62%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (20.87%) Developer
2 60 (18.69%) Analyst
3 35 (10.90%) Business Analyst
4 33 (10.28%) Senior Manager
5 31 (9.66%) Project Manager
6 30 (9.35%) Senior Project Manager
7 26 (8.10%) Oracle Project Manager
8 25 (7.79%) ERP Manager
8 25 (7.79%) ERP Project Manager
9 22 (6.85%) Implementation Analyst
10 20 (6.23%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (5.92%) Consultant
12 18 (5.61%) Java Developer
12 18 (5.61%) Network Engineer
12 18 (5.61%) Senior Developer
13 15 (4.67%) Backend Developer
14 14 (4.36%) Architect
15 13 (4.05%) Senior Network Engineer
16 12 (3.74%) Product Developer
16 12 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.35%) CSS
1 30 (9.35%) React
1 30 (9.35%) Spring
1 30 (9.35%) Spring Boot
2 28 (8.72%) .NET
3 25 (7.79%) JSON
4 24 (7.48%) RESTful
5 20 (6.23%) Node.js
6 17 (5.30%) REST
6 17 (5.30%) Web Services
7 16 (4.98%) RabbitMQ
8 15 (4.67%) AngularJS
8 15 (4.67%) Apache Camel
8 15 (4.67%) Kafka
9 14 (4.36%) Redux
10 11 (3.43%) HTML
11 9 (2.80%) Middleware
12 7 (2.18%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.18%) Entity Framework
13 6 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.66%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.41%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (7.17%) Reinsurance
4 21 (6.54%) Management Information System
5 20 (6.23%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.49%) Video\Live Streaming
7 7 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.87%) User Experience
9 5 (1.56%) CCTV
9 5 (1.56%) Clustering
9 5 (1.56%) FMCG
9 5 (1.56%) Replication
10 4 (1.25%) Blog
10 4 (1.25%) Derivative
10 4 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.25%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.25%) Podcast
10 4 (1.25%) Tandem
10 4 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.26%) Linux
2 46 (14.33%) Windows
3 27 (8.41%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.36%) Unix
5 13 (4.05%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (1.25%) Android
7 4 (1.25%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.31%) Solaris
9 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (23.99%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (23.36%) Problem-Solving
3 58 (18.07%) DevOps
4 51 (15.89%) Microservices
5 50 (15.58%) Project Management
6 37 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (11.21%) Project Delivery
8 35 (10.90%) Migration
9 33 (10.28%) ERP
10 32 (9.97%) Business Development
11 31 (9.66%) Presales
12 29 (9.03%) Event-Driven
13 28 (8.72%) Scrum
14 27 (8.41%) Business Analysis
14 27 (8.41%) PRINCE2
14 27 (8.41%) Technical Leadership
14 27 (8.41%) Translating Business Requirements
15 26 (8.10%) Contingency Planning
15 26 (8.10%) Project Planning
15 26 (8.10%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (13.71%) Java
2 38 (11.84%) JavaScript
2 38 (11.84%) Python
3 37 (11.53%) SQL
4 32 (9.97%) PowerShell
5 25 (7.79%) C#
6 22 (6.85%) C++
7 18 (5.61%) C
8 15 (4.67%) Bash Shell
9 13 (4.05%) PHP
9 13 (4.05%) Ruby
10 9 (2.80%) Scala
11 8 (2.49%) R
12 7 (2.18%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.56%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.56%) Perl
14 4 (1.25%) Go
14 4 (1.25%) VBA
15 3 (0.93%) Java 11
15 3 (0.93%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 58 (18.07%) Degree
2 28 (8.72%) Security Cleared
3 25 (7.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 25 (7.79%) Oracle Certification
4 19 (5.92%) CCNP
4 19 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (4.67%) CCNA
6 11 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.25%) CCIE
7 4 (1.25%) CCSA
7 4 (1.25%) CCSE
7 4 (1.25%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.93%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.62%) MCSA
9 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) ISEB
10 1 (0.31%) MCITP
10 1 (0.31%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.85%) QA
2 6 (1.87%) GDPR
3 4 (1.25%) Basel II
3 4 (1.25%) CRD IV
4 3 (0.93%) SLA
5 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (14.64%) Docker
2 36 (11.21%) Active Directory
3 21 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.43%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.87%) XenApp
6 5 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.93%) LXC
7 3 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.62%) vSphere
8 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.31%) HDFS
9 1 (0.31%) iptables
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.31%) NFS
9 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (14.33%) Kubernetes
2 18 (5.61%) Ansible
3 15 (4.67%) HAProxy
3 15 (4.67%) Terraform
4 9 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (2.49%) Rancher
6 6 (1.87%) Grafana
6 6 (1.87%) Prometheus
7 5 (1.56%) Consul
7 5 (1.56%) Data Guard
7 5 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.93%) Puppet
8 3 (0.93%) Rundeck
8 3 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.62%) SCCM
10 1 (0.31%) Packer
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 77 (23.99%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.53%) Oracle
3 27 (8.41%) VMware
4 22 (6.85%) Cisco
5 16 (4.98%) CheckPoint
6 14 (4.36%) Citrix
7 11 (3.43%) F5
8 9 (2.80%) HP
8 9 (2.80%) Juniper
8 9 (2.80%) Proofpoint
9 8 (2.49%) Aruba
9 8 (2.49%) Dell
9 8 (2.49%) Palo Alto
9 8 (2.49%) SolarWinds
10 7 (2.18%) Adobe
11 6 (1.87%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.56%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.56%) LexisNexis
13 4 (1.25%) Infor
13 4 (1.25%) SAP