Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Service Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Design over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Design
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 440 400 408
Rank change year-on-year -40 +8 +35
Permanent jobs citing Service Design 292 92 367
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.45% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.48% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 166 73 226
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,495 £52,113
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% +8.33%
75th Percentile £80,938 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £63,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.31% +13.04% -

Service Design 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 46,854 19,173 51,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.44% 94.08% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30,500 16,003 42,259
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 £109,900 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +3.14%

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in London

Service Design
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Service Design in London

Service Design
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Service Design in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Service Design in London

Service Design
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Design within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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 -41 31 £63,500 -2.31% 20
South London -19 11 £65,000 -10.34% 1
West London -61 6 £85,000 +6.25% 4
Service Design
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing Service Design 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 Service Design.

1 150 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (34.93%) Social Skills
3 82 (28.08%) User Experience
4 75 (25.68%) Azure
5 69 (23.63%) DevOps
6 68 (23.29%) Finance
7 57 (19.52%) AWS
8 50 (17.12%) SDLC
9 47 (16.10%) Kubernetes
9 47 (16.10%) Docker
10 45 (15.41%) Problem-Solving
11 44 (15.07%) User Research
11 44 (15.07%) Security Cleared
12 43 (14.73%) Mentoring
13 41 (14.04%) SC Cleared
14 40 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (12.67%) ITIL
16 36 (12.33%) Workshop Facilitation
17 34 (11.64%) Jenkins
18 33 (11.30%) Infrastructure as Code
19 32 (10.96%) JavaScript
20 31 (10.62%) Continuous Improvement
20 31 (10.62%) Design Thinking
21 30 (10.27%) Presales
22 29 (9.93%) Coaching
22 29 (9.93%) Test Automation
22 29 (9.93%) Prototyping
23 28 (9.59%) Java
24 27 (9.25%) Linux
24 27 (9.25%) Banking

Service Design
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 (1.71%) CMS
2 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.34%) IIS
4 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.37%) InVision
1 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.37%) Sketch
2 3 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.68%) Figma
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.34%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 75 (25.68%) Azure
2 57 (19.52%) AWS
3 27 (9.25%) SaaS
4 16 (5.48%) Microsoft 365
5 14 (4.79%) GCP
6 8 (2.74%) Amazon EKS
6 8 (2.74%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 8 (2.74%) IaaS
6 8 (2.74%) PaaS
7 6 (2.05%) GitHub
8 5 (1.71%) GitHub Actions
9 4 (1.37%) Firebase
9 4 (1.37%) Serverless
10 3 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.03%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.68%) Miro
11 2 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.48%) Internet
2 14 (4.79%) WAN
3 13 (4.45%) Ethernet
3 13 (4.45%) Firewall
4 11 (3.77%) Broadband
5 9 (3.08%) MPLS
5 9 (3.08%) SD-WAN
5 9 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (2.74%) BGP
6 8 (2.74%) IPv6
6 8 (2.74%) OSPF
6 8 (2.74%) RSVP
6 8 (2.74%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.40%) VPN
8 5 (1.71%) LAN
9 4 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.37%) Network Security
9 4 (1.37%) Wireless
10 3 (1.03%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.34%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.16%) Relational Database
2 8 (2.74%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.40%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.37%) Bigtable
5 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.37%) DB2
5 4 (1.37%) MySQL
5 4 (1.37%) Redis
6 3 (1.03%) Big Data
6 3 (1.03%) Power BI
7 2 (0.68%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.68%) Metadata
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.68%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.34%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.34%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 34 (11.64%) Jenkins
2 26 (8.90%) JIRA
3 8 (2.74%) Cypress.io
3 8 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.37%) Jasmine
4 4 (1.37%) Mocha
5 1 (0.34%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.34%) Balsamiq
5 1 (0.34%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.34%) GitLab
5 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 102 (34.93%) Social Skills
2 68 (23.29%) Finance
3 27 (9.25%) Banking
4 26 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (8.22%) Marketing
6 23 (7.88%) Public Sector
7 20 (6.85%) Telecoms
8 14 (4.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 12 (4.11%) Organisational Skills
10 11 (3.77%) Influencing Skills
11 10 (3.42%) Presentation Skills
12 9 (3.08%) Brand Awareness
13 8 (2.74%) Legal
13 8 (2.74%) Retail
14 4 (1.37%) Publishing
15 3 (1.03%) Law
15 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
15 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (1.03%) Police
16 2 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (22.26%) Designer
2 50 (17.12%) Architect
3 32 (10.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (9.93%) Developer
5 24 (8.22%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (7.88%) Senior DevOps
6 23 (7.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 21 (7.19%) Senior Designer
8 16 (5.48%) Consultant
8 16 (5.48%) Service Manager
9 14 (4.79%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (4.45%) UX Designer
11 12 (4.11%) Analyst
12 10 (3.42%) Lead Designer
12 10 (3.42%) Microsoft 365 Architect
12 10 (3.42%) Service Design Manager
13 9 (3.08%) Cloud Engineer
13 9 (3.08%) User Experience Researcher
14 8 (2.74%) Cloud Developer
14 8 (2.74%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.25%) Node.js
2 25 (8.56%) React
3 22 (7.53%) HTML
4 19 (6.51%) AngularJS
4 19 (6.51%) XML
5 18 (6.16%) Hibernate
5 18 (6.16%) RESTful
5 18 (6.16%) Spring
6 17 (5.82%) CSS
7 14 (4.79%) CSS3
7 14 (4.79%) HTML5
7 14 (4.79%) J2EE
7 14 (4.79%) JPA
7 14 (4.79%) JSON
7 14 (4.79%) Kafka
8 10 (3.42%) REST
9 9 (3.08%) Vue.js
10 8 (2.74%) Jest
11 7 (2.40%) Web Services
12 5 (1.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (28.08%) User Experience
2 27 (9.25%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.45%) Reinsurance
4 10 (3.42%) Blog
4 10 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.08%) Cloud Native
6 8 (2.74%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.05%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.71%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.37%) Podcast
10 3 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.03%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.03%) NHS
11 2 (0.68%) Animation
11 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.68%) Social Media
12 1 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.25%) Linux
2 8 (2.74%) Windows
3 5 (1.71%) Android
3 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.34%) OS/2
6 1 (0.34%) Unix
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (23.63%) DevOps
3 50 (17.12%) SDLC
4 45 (15.41%) Problem-Solving
5 44 (15.07%) User Research
6 43 (14.73%) Mentoring
7 40 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (12.67%) ITIL
9 36 (12.33%) Workshop Facilitation
10 33 (11.30%) Infrastructure as Code
11 31 (10.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 31 (10.62%) Design Thinking
12 30 (10.27%) Presales
13 29 (9.93%) Coaching
13 29 (9.93%) Prototyping
13 29 (9.93%) Test Automation
14 26 (8.90%) Configuration Management
15 25 (8.56%) Microservices
16 24 (8.22%) Strategic Thinking
17 23 (7.88%) GitOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.96%) JavaScript
2 28 (9.59%) Java
3 21 (7.19%) SQL
4 14 (4.79%) Java 8
5 13 (4.45%) C#
6 12 (4.11%) Scala
7 8 (2.74%) Go
7 8 (2.74%) Groovy
7 8 (2.74%) Kotlin
8 7 (2.40%) C
9 5 (1.71%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.37%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.37%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.03%) Python
12 2 (0.68%) Perl
12 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.34%) ES6
13 1 (0.34%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (15.07%) Security Cleared
2 41 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.16%) Degree
4 8 (2.74%) AWS Certification
5 6 (2.05%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.68%) ACCA
8 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.34%) RHCA
9 1 (0.34%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.85%) QA
2 12 (4.11%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.68%) GDPR
3 2 (0.68%) NCSC
3 2 (0.68%) NIST
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.34%) PMO
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (16.10%) Docker
2 4 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.34%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 47 (16.10%) Kubernetes
2 27 (9.25%) Terraform
3 26 (8.90%) Ansible
4 8 (2.74%) Rancher
5 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.68%) SCCM
6 2 (0.68%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.34%) Nagios
7 1 (0.34%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.34%) Puppet
7 1 (0.34%) SCOM
7 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (8.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.14%) Google
3 12 (4.11%) Oracle
3 12 (4.11%) Palo Alto
4 9 (3.08%) Nokia
5 8 (2.74%) Arista
5 8 (2.74%) Juniper
5 8 (2.74%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.40%) Fortinet
7 6 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.71%) Cisco
9 4 (1.37%) Dell
9 4 (1.37%) LexisNexis
9 4 (1.37%) SAP
9 4 (1.37%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.03%) Adobe
11 2 (0.68%) Workday
12 1 (0.34%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.34%) Hotjar
12 1 (0.34%) Okta