Period
to 23 October 2021

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

Line Management
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 238 229
Rank change year-on-year +62 -9 +30
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 1,075 270 832
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.13% 1.37% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.45% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 457 220 630
10th Percentile £41,250 £44,950 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,007 £56,837 £57,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.57% -3.45% +7.41%
75th Percentile £88,750 £91,250 £86,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,750 £105,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Line Management 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 48,153 18,567 51,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.53% 93.89% 93.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31,491 15,719 41,584
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 £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in London

Line Management
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Line Management in London

Line Management
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Line Management in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Line Management in London

Line Management
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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 +12 103 £62,000 -22.50% 36
West London -45 52 £60,000 +37.93% 9
South London -13 40 £67,500 +8.00% 14
East London -17 7 £40,000 -48.39% 17
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, IT jobs citing Line Management 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 Line Management.

1 392 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (33.40%) Social Skills
3 277 (25.77%) Finance
4 258 (24.00%) Mentoring
5 238 (22.14%) Service Delivery
6 208 (19.35%) Retail
7 191 (17.77%) JavaScript
8 187 (17.40%) Microsoft
9 181 (16.84%) Information Security
10 177 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
11 161 (14.98%) DevOps
12 160 (14.88%) Facilities Management
13 158 (14.70%) AWS
14 156 (14.51%) Azure
15 149 (13.86%) Coaching
16 146 (13.58%) Project Management
17 139 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
18 138 (12.84%) Degree
19 136 (12.65%) Management Information System
20 132 (12.28%) Python
21 127 (11.81%) TDD
21 127 (11.81%) Node.js
22 125 (11.63%) React
22 125 (11.63%) Software Engineering
22 125 (11.63%) Scrum
23 122 (11.35%) Java
24 116 (10.79%) SQL
25 114 (10.60%) Analytics
26 112 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
27 105 (9.77%) Self-Motivation

Line Management
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 38 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
2 31 (2.88%) CMS
3 30 (2.79%) Confluence
4 24 (2.23%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.49%) nginx
6 13 (1.21%) Kentico
7 10 (0.93%) SAS
8 9 (0.84%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.56%) Apache
9 6 (0.56%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.56%) IBM Domino
10 5 (0.47%) Moodle
11 4 (0.37%) IIS
11 4 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.28%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.28%) Totara
12 3 (0.28%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.19%) Drupal
13 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 74 (6.88%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (4.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.84%) Stata
6 8 (0.74%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.37%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (0.37%) InDesign
7 4 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.19%) Mingle
10 1 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (2.42%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (1.49%) Distributed Ledger
2 16 (1.49%) Magento
3 15 (1.40%) R3 Corda
4 12 (1.12%) Shopify
5 11 (1.02%) Maximo
6 7 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.28%) Elite 3E
8 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.093%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.093%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 158 (14.70%) AWS
2 156 (14.51%) Azure
3 85 (7.91%) Serverless
4 70 (6.51%) Microsoft 365
5 69 (6.42%) GCP
6 44 (4.09%) Power Platform
7 34 (3.16%) SaaS
8 29 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
9 17 (1.58%) GitHub
10 16 (1.49%) Amazon ECS
10 16 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 15 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (1.21%) Asana
12 13 (1.21%) Woopra
13 12 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (1.02%) Amazon S3
14 11 (1.02%) npm
14 11 (1.02%) Yammer
15 10 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
15 10 (0.93%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.42%) Firewall
2 16 (1.49%) DNS
2 16 (1.49%) Internet
3 13 (1.21%) Broadband
3 13 (1.21%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.21%) Wireless
4 12 (1.12%) VPN
5 11 (1.02%) HTTP
6 7 (0.65%) Intranet
6 7 (0.65%) VLAN
7 6 (0.56%) SSL
7 6 (0.56%) WAN
8 5 (0.47%) LAN
8 5 (0.47%) Network Security
9 4 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.37%) Wireless Security
10 3 (0.28%) 5G
10 3 (0.28%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.81%) Big Data
3 38 (3.53%) Redis
4 37 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (3.26%) Power BI
6 32 (2.98%) MongoDB
6 32 (2.98%) NoSQL
7 26 (2.42%) Relational Database
8 22 (2.05%) Tableau
9 21 (1.95%) Blockchain
9 21 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.67%) Hadoop
11 15 (1.40%) BigQuery
12 14 (1.30%) Data Lake
12 14 (1.30%) Hazelcast
13 13 (1.21%) Apache Accumulo
13 13 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (1.02%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.93%) MySQL
16 8 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 84 (7.81%) JIRA
2 64 (5.95%) Git (software)
3 60 (5.58%) Jenkins
4 28 (2.60%) TeamCity
5 24 (2.23%) webpack
6 21 (1.95%) GitLab
7 18 (1.67%) Maven
8 16 (1.49%) JMeter
9 15 (1.40%) Postman
10 14 (1.30%) GoCD
10 14 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (1.30%) PostCSS
11 13 (1.21%) Bitbucket
11 13 (1.21%) CircleCI
11 13 (1.21%) Storybook
12 11 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.74%) Selenium
14 7 (0.65%) Cypress.io
14 7 (0.65%) git-flow
General
1 359 (33.40%) Social Skills
2 277 (25.77%) Finance
3 208 (19.35%) Retail
4 139 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
5 87 (8.09%) Marketing
6 79 (7.35%) Legal
7 53 (4.93%) Law
8 49 (4.56%) Organisational Skills
9 43 (4.00%) Games
10 41 (3.81%) Banking
10 41 (3.81%) Presentation Skills
11 34 (3.16%) Public Sector
12 25 (2.33%) Influencing Skills
13 22 (2.05%) Advertising
14 21 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (1.95%) Telecoms
15 19 (1.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 15 (1.40%) Digital Economy
17 10 (0.93%) Local Government
18 8 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 101 (9.40%) Developer
2 69 (6.42%) Software Engineer
3 52 (4.84%) Architect
4 47 (4.37%) Project Manager
5 46 (4.28%) Analyst
6 45 (4.19%) Lead Software Engineer
7 38 (3.53%) Senior Developer
8 36 (3.35%) Team Leader
8 36 (3.35%) Technical Leader
9 34 (3.16%) Software Developer
10 30 (2.79%) Data Engineer
11 27 (2.51%) Engineering Manager
11 27 (2.51%) Senior Software Engineer
12 26 (2.42%) Senior Manager
13 24 (2.23%) Lead Developer
14 23 (2.14%) Designer
15 22 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
16 21 (1.95%) Delivery Manager
16 21 (1.95%) IT Manager
16 21 (1.95%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (11.81%) Node.js
2 125 (11.63%) React
3 93 (8.65%) CSS
4 83 (7.72%) HTML
5 78 (7.26%) .NET
5 78 (7.26%) AngularJS
6 64 (5.95%) Vue.js
7 52 (4.84%) RESTful
8 46 (4.28%) Sass
9 45 (4.19%) Kafka
10 44 (4.09%) Web Services
11 40 (3.72%) HTML5
12 34 (3.16%) REST
13 29 (2.70%) CSS3
14 26 (2.42%) COM
14 26 (2.42%) Jest
15 25 (2.33%) JSON
15 25 (2.33%) React Native
15 25 (2.33%) Spring Boot
16 23 (2.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 136 (12.65%) Management Information System
2 105 (9.77%) Self-Motivation
3 102 (9.49%) User Experience
4 61 (5.67%) Virtual Team
5 52 (4.84%) Social Media
6 41 (3.81%) Mobile App
7 31 (2.88%) Driving Licence
8 30 (2.79%) Data Centre
9 25 (2.33%) Algorithms
10 24 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (2.14%) Data Structures
11 23 (2.14%) PDA
12 20 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
12 20 (1.86%) Public Cloud
13 17 (1.58%) Blog
13 17 (1.58%) Online Games
14 16 (1.49%) Cyberattack
15 14 (1.30%) Digital Media
15 14 (1.30%) Legacy Code
16 12 (1.12%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 62 (5.77%) Windows
2 59 (5.49%) Linux
3 28 (2.60%) Windows Server
4 18 (1.67%) Windows 10
5 12 (1.12%) Android
6 10 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (0.84%) Unix
8 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.093%) CentOS
11 1 (0.093%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.093%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (24.00%) Mentoring
3 238 (22.14%) Service Delivery
4 181 (16.84%) Information Security
5 177 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
6 161 (14.98%) DevOps
7 160 (14.88%) Facilities Management
8 149 (13.86%) Coaching
9 146 (13.58%) Project Management
10 127 (11.81%) TDD
11 125 (11.63%) Scrum
11 125 (11.63%) Software Engineering
12 114 (10.60%) Analytics
13 112 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 104 (9.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 100 (9.30%) Open Source
16 96 (8.93%) Decision-Making
17 89 (8.28%) Microservices
18 87 (8.09%) Test Automation
19 84 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 191 (17.77%) JavaScript
2 132 (12.28%) Python
3 122 (11.35%) Java
4 116 (10.79%) SQL
5 73 (6.79%) TypeScript
6 69 (6.42%) C#
7 40 (3.72%) Go
8 31 (2.88%) C
9 28 (2.60%) ES6
9 28 (2.60%) R
10 25 (2.33%) PowerShell
11 22 (2.05%) Kotlin
11 22 (2.05%) PHP
11 22 (2.05%) Ruby
12 19 (1.77%) Bash Shell
13 14 (1.30%) Elm
13 14 (1.30%) Rust
14 9 (0.84%) F#
14 9 (0.84%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 138 (12.84%) Degree
2 31 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.67%) CISSP
5 18 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.30%) CISA
7 13 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.12%) Master's Degree
9 11 (1.02%) CISM
10 9 (0.84%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.74%) AWS Certification
11 8 (0.74%) MCSA
11 8 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.47%) APMP
14 5 (0.47%) CEH
14 5 (0.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (8.93%) QA
2 74 (6.88%) SLA
3 62 (5.77%) GDPR
4 31 (2.88%) Accessibility
5 20 (1.86%) PMO
6 18 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (1.40%) Data Quality
7 15 (1.40%) WCAG
8 9 (0.84%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.74%) Good Clinical Practice
10 5 (0.47%) ISO 22301
10 5 (0.47%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.37%) NIST
12 2 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.19%) CDISC
12 2 (0.19%) COBIT
13 1 (0.093%) BS7799
13 1 (0.093%) HL7
13 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 91 (8.47%) Docker
2 29 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.28%) Firmware
7 2 (0.19%) vSphere
7 2 (0.19%) XenApp
8 1 (0.093%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 60 (5.58%) Kubernetes
2 45 (4.19%) Terraform
3 38 (3.53%) Ansible
4 14 (1.30%) Istio
4 14 (1.30%) linkerd
5 13 (1.21%) Bugsnag
5 13 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (1.12%) Puppet
7 6 (0.56%) SCCM
8 5 (0.47%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.19%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.093%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.093%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.093%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.093%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.093%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.093%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.093%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 187 (17.40%) Microsoft
2 54 (5.02%) Google
3 30 (2.79%) SAP
4 27 (2.51%) Oracle
5 22 (2.05%) VMware
6 20 (1.86%) Cadence
7 12 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.93%) Intapp
8 10 (0.93%) ServiceNow
9 9 (0.84%) iManage
9 9 (0.84%) Sybase
10 8 (0.74%) Adobe
10 8 (0.74%) HP
10 8 (0.74%) IBM
11 7 (0.65%) Cisco
11 7 (0.65%) LexisNexis
12 6 (0.56%) Meraki
12 6 (0.56%) Sony
12 6 (0.56%) Workday
13 5 (0.47%) Aderant