Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Documentation Skills
England > London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 392 406 382
Rank change year-on-year +14 -24 +53
Permanent jobs citing Documentation Skills 318 139 446
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.70% 0.49% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.14% 0.82% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 174 104 279
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,750 £35,100
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% - +18.18%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,563 £82,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £96,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 27,929 17,007 35,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 61.88% 60.36% 61.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17,684 13,658 28,042
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £34,022
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £46,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.77% +7.62% +5.00%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -18 30 £70,000 -8.20% 9
West London -20 7 £50,000 - 7
South London -10 4 £62,000 +79.71% 5
East London - 1 £50,000 - 3
Documentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 200 (62.89%) Social Skills
2 115 (36.16%) Finance
3 94 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (27.67%) Microsoft
5 84 (26.42%) Problem-Solving
6 57 (17.92%) Degree
6 57 (17.92%) Azure
6 57 (17.92%) SaaS
7 51 (16.04%) Jenkins
8 50 (15.72%) DevOps
8 50 (15.72%) Microservices
9 49 (15.41%) Java
10 48 (15.09%) Docker
11 46 (14.47%) Kubernetes
12 45 (14.15%) Project Delivery
12 45 (14.15%) Windows
13 44 (13.84%) SQL
14 43 (13.52%) Oracle
14 43 (13.52%) Git (software)
14 43 (13.52%) Spring
15 42 (13.21%) JavaScript
15 42 (13.21%) Linux
15 42 (13.21%) Project Management
16 38 (11.95%) Active Directory
16 38 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 38 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (11.64%) Presales
18 36 (11.32%) React
19 35 (11.01%) Spring Boot
19 35 (11.01%) Oracle Applications

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 22 (6.92%) nginx
2 16 (5.03%) Confluence
3 12 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (2.20%) Red Hat Fuse
4 7 (2.20%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.89%) CICS
5 6 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.57%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.57%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.57%) Traefik
7 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.31%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (8.81%) Microsoft Project
2 21 (6.60%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (5.03%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.94%) Figma
5 3 (0.94%) Sketch
6 2 (0.63%) InVision
6 2 (0.63%) Marvel
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.31%) Weka
Business Applications
1 35 (11.01%) Oracle Applications
2 28 (8.81%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.57%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.94%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.94%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.63%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.63%) SAP CAR
6 2 (0.63%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.63%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 2 (0.63%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.63%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.31%) BambooHR
7 1 (0.31%) Cloudability
7 1 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.31%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (17.92%) Azure
1 57 (17.92%) SaaS
2 33 (10.38%) Microsoft 365
3 29 (9.12%) GitHub
4 27 (8.49%) AWS
5 23 (7.23%) PaaS
6 15 (4.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (3.77%) IaaS
8 11 (3.46%) Power Platform
9 8 (2.52%) PowerApps
10 7 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (2.20%) Power Automate
10 7 (2.20%) Serverless
11 6 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (1.57%) Amazon EKS
12 5 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (1.57%) Google Workspace
13 4 (1.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.69%) HTTP
2 33 (10.38%) Firewall
3 18 (5.66%) DNS
4 17 (5.35%) LAN
5 11 (3.46%) Network Security
6 9 (2.83%) BIG-IP
6 9 (2.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (2.52%) WAN
8 7 (2.20%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.89%) DHCP
9 6 (1.89%) SAN
9 6 (1.89%) SSL
10 5 (1.57%) IP Telephony
10 5 (1.57%) MPLS
10 5 (1.57%) Skype
10 5 (1.57%) Wireless
11 3 (0.94%) DKIM
11 3 (0.94%) DMARC
11 3 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (0.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.75%) MongoDB
2 29 (9.12%) NoSQL
3 17 (5.35%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.09%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.77%) MySQL
6 11 (3.46%) Big Data
7 9 (2.83%) Power BI
8 7 (2.20%) Blockchain
8 7 (2.20%) DB2
8 7 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (2.20%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (1.89%) IMS/DB
9 6 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.89%) Redis
10 5 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.57%) Event Store
10 5 (1.57%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (16.04%) Jenkins
2 43 (13.52%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.92%) Maven
4 20 (6.29%) JIRA
5 13 (4.09%) gulp
6 12 (3.77%) webpack
7 6 (1.89%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.57%) git-flow
8 5 (1.57%) Gradle
8 5 (1.57%) HP UFT
8 5 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.26%) Mocha
10 3 (0.94%) Cypress.io
10 3 (0.94%) GitLab
10 3 (0.94%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.63%) Selenium
11 2 (0.63%) Subversion
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 200 (62.89%) Social Skills
2 115 (36.16%) Finance
3 38 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (9.12%) Financial Institution
5 27 (8.49%) Banking
6 21 (6.60%) Presentation Skills
7 16 (5.03%) Retail
8 14 (4.40%) Organisational Skills
9 10 (3.14%) Influencing Skills
9 10 (3.14%) Telecoms
10 9 (2.83%) Marketing
11 8 (2.52%) Back Office
12 7 (2.20%) Automotive
12 7 (2.20%) General Ledger
12 7 (2.20%) Legal
12 7 (2.20%) Publishing
13 5 (1.57%) Advertising
14 4 (1.26%) Billing
14 4 (1.26%) Games
14 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (23.27%) Developer
2 53 (16.67%) Analyst
3 35 (11.01%) Business Analyst
4 30 (9.43%) Project Manager
4 30 (9.43%) Senior Manager
4 30 (9.43%) Senior Project Manager
5 28 (8.81%) ERP Manager
5 28 (8.81%) ERP Project Manager
5 28 (8.81%) Oracle Project Manager
6 27 (8.49%) Consultant
7 23 (7.23%) Implementation Analyst
8 22 (6.92%) Java Developer
9 17 (5.35%) Architect
9 17 (5.35%) Backend Developer
10 16 (5.03%) Senior Developer
11 14 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (3.77%) Network Engineer
12 12 (3.77%) Product Developer
13 11 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (2.83%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.52%) Spring
2 36 (11.32%) React
3 35 (11.01%) Spring Boot
4 33 (10.38%) Node.js
5 32 (10.06%) CSS
6 28 (8.81%) REST
7 26 (8.18%) JSON
8 24 (7.55%) RESTful
9 21 (6.60%) .NET
10 19 (5.97%) AngularJS
10 19 (5.97%) Kafka
11 17 (5.35%) Apache Camel
11 17 (5.35%) HTML
11 17 (5.35%) Web Services
12 16 (5.03%) Redux
13 14 (4.40%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (4.09%) HTML5
14 13 (4.09%) JWT
14 13 (4.09%) OAuth
14 13 (4.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.75%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
3 25 (7.86%) Reinsurance
4 19 (5.97%) Public Cloud
5 13 (4.09%) User Experience
6 10 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.83%) Derivative
7 9 (2.83%) Market Risk
7 9 (2.83%) PMI
8 8 (2.52%) Replication
9 7 (2.20%) FMCG
10 6 (1.89%) Blog
10 6 (1.89%) CCTV
10 6 (1.89%) Clustering
10 6 (1.89%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.89%) SWIFT
11 5 (1.57%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.57%) W3C
12 4 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.15%) Windows
2 42 (13.21%) Linux
3 27 (8.49%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.40%) Windows 10
5 10 (3.14%) Unix
6 7 (2.20%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.57%) FreeBSD
8 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.94%) Android
9 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (26.42%) Problem-Solving
3 50 (15.72%) DevOps
3 50 (15.72%) Microservices
4 45 (14.15%) Project Delivery
5 42 (13.21%) Project Management
6 38 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (11.64%) Presales
8 35 (11.01%) ERP
9 33 (10.38%) Business Analysis
10 31 (9.75%) Translating Business Requirements
11 30 (9.43%) Contingency Planning
11 30 (9.43%) Project Planning
12 29 (9.12%) Event-Driven
12 29 (9.12%) PRINCE2
12 29 (9.12%) Scrum
12 29 (9.12%) Technical Leadership
13 27 (8.49%) SDLC
14 25 (7.86%) Computer Science
14 25 (7.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (15.41%) Java
2 44 (13.84%) SQL
3 42 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 33 (10.38%) Python
5 29 (9.12%) PowerShell
6 15 (4.72%) Bash Shell
7 12 (3.77%) C++
8 10 (3.14%) MATLAB
8 10 (3.14%) R
9 9 (2.83%) VBA
10 8 (2.52%) C#
10 8 (2.52%) TypeScript
10 8 (2.52%) VBScript
11 6 (1.89%) COBOL
11 6 (1.89%) JCL
11 6 (1.89%) REXX
12 5 (1.57%) Groovy
12 5 (1.57%) Perl
12 5 (1.57%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (17.92%) Degree
2 32 (10.06%) Security Cleared
3 28 (8.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 28 (8.81%) Oracle Certification
4 21 (6.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.77%) CCNP
7 11 (3.46%) CCNA
8 9 (2.83%) PMI Certification
8 9 (2.83%) PMP
9 6 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (1.26%) ACCA
10 4 (1.26%) CIMA
11 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.94%) PhD
12 2 (0.63%) CCIE
12 2 (0.63%) CCSA
12 2 (0.63%) CCSE
12 2 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.72%) QA
2 9 (2.83%) Basel II
2 9 (2.83%) CRD IV
3 6 (1.89%) Accessibility
4 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.26%) SLA
5 2 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.31%) GDPR
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (15.09%) Docker
2 38 (11.95%) Active Directory
3 21 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.83%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.52%) XenApp
6 7 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.89%) Time Sharing Option
7 6 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (1.57%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.26%) LXC
10 3 (0.94%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.63%) vSphere
12 1 (0.31%) HDFS
12 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (14.47%) Kubernetes
2 17 (5.35%) Ansible
2 17 (5.35%) HAProxy
3 15 (4.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (4.72%) Terraform
4 8 (2.52%) Rancher
5 7 (2.20%) Data Guard
5 7 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (1.89%) Grafana
6 6 (1.89%) Prometheus
6 6 (1.89%) SCCM
7 5 (1.57%) Consul
7 5 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.57%) Puppet
8 4 (1.26%) Jamf Pro
8 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.26%) Rundeck
9 3 (0.94%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 88 (27.67%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.52%) Oracle
3 29 (9.12%) VMware
4 17 (5.35%) Cisco
5 13 (4.09%) Citrix
6 12 (3.77%) CheckPoint
7 10 (3.14%) HP
8 9 (2.83%) F5
8 9 (2.83%) SAP
9 7 (2.20%) Atlassian
9 7 (2.20%) Google
10 6 (1.89%) Dell
10 6 (1.89%) Proofpoint
11 5 (1.57%) Adobe
12 4 (1.26%) NetApp
12 4 (1.26%) Nokia
13 3 (0.94%) Concur
13 3 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.63%) JD Edwards
14 2 (0.63%) ServiceNow