Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
England > North West
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 145 200
Rank change year-on-year -4 +55 -27
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 253 272 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.15% 2.05% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.25% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 194 180 103
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,225 £27,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £62,500 £59,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Collaborative Working 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,655 12,106 11,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.67% 91.04% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8,553 9,627 9,460
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in the North West

Collaborative Working
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in the North West.

Salary trend for Collaborative Working in the North West

Collaborative Working
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in the North West over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Collaborative Working in the North West

Collaborative Working
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Collaborative Working within the North West region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Manchester -25 143 £47,500 +5.56% 43
Cheshire +51 85 £50,000 +17.65% 15
Merseyside +13 12 £40,349 +9.05% 7
Lancashire +11 12 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Collaborative Working
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 North West region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 122 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (25.69%) Finance
3 55 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 54 (21.34%) JavaScript
5 48 (18.97%) SQL
6 47 (18.58%) HTML
7 46 (18.18%) CSS
8 36 (14.23%) Java
9 35 (13.83%) SQL Server
10 34 (13.44%) MVC
11 33 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (13.04%) MongoDB
12 32 (12.65%) Git (software)
12 32 (12.65%) PHP
12 32 (12.65%) .NET
13 31 (12.25%) Retail
14 30 (11.86%) Web Services
14 30 (11.86%) OO
14 30 (11.86%) Project Management
15 29 (11.46%) MySQL
15 29 (11.46%) C#
15 29 (11.46%) jQuery
15 29 (11.46%) REST
15 29 (11.46%) AngularJS
16 28 (11.07%) DevOps
16 28 (11.07%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (11.07%) Microsoft
16 28 (11.07%) Software Engineering
17 25 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (9.49%) E-Commerce

Collaborative Working
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (4.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (1.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.19%) Confluence
3 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.19%) SAS
4 2 (0.79%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Drupal
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.40%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.40%) nginx
5 1 (0.40%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (5.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.79%) SPSS
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.07%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (7.11%) GitHub
4 8 (3.16%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.79%) Serverless
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.40%) Office 365
6 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.19%) Wireless
2 2 (0.79%) Broadband
2 2 (0.79%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (0.79%) HTTP
2 2 (0.79%) IP Telephony
2 2 (0.79%) SMS
3 1 (0.40%) Firewall
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.40%) LAN
3 1 (0.40%) Network Security
3 1 (0.40%) SAN
3 1 (0.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 29 (11.46%) MySQL
4 18 (7.11%) MariaDB
5 16 (6.32%) Big Data
6 15 (5.93%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.77%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.37%) Power BI
9 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.19%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.79%) Amazon Aurora
12 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.40%) QlikView
13 1 (0.40%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 32 (12.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.11%) PHPUnit
3 10 (3.95%) Gradle
3 10 (3.95%) JIRA
3 10 (3.95%) Maven
3 10 (3.95%) Selenium
4 4 (1.58%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.58%) Gatling
4 4 (1.58%) JUnit
4 4 (1.58%) Spock
4 4 (1.58%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.19%) gulp
5 3 (1.19%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.79%) Grunt
6 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.79%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.79%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.40%) CasperJS
General
1 65 (25.69%) Finance
2 31 (12.25%) Retail
3 20 (7.91%) Banking
4 18 (7.11%) Marketing
5 15 (5.93%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.37%) Electronics
8 6 (2.37%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.58%) Automotive
10 3 (1.19%) Legal
10 3 (1.19%) Publishing
11 2 (0.79%) Games
11 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.79%) Law
12 1 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 77 (30.43%) Developer
2 29 (11.46%) Analyst
3 23 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 19 (7.51%) Business Analyst
4 19 (7.51%) Software Engineer
5 18 (7.11%) Architect
6 13 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (4.74%) Project Manager
8 11 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (4.35%) Service Manager
9 10 (3.95%) Backend Developer
9 10 (3.95%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 10 (3.95%) Product Manager
10 9 (3.56%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.56%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (3.56%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (3.56%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (3.56%) Tester
11 8 (3.16%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.16%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (18.58%) HTML
2 46 (18.18%) CSS
3 32 (12.65%) .NET
4 30 (11.86%) Web Services
5 29 (11.46%) AngularJS
5 29 (11.46%) jQuery
5 29 (11.46%) REST
6 20 (7.91%) Laravel
6 20 (7.91%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (7.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (7.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (6.72%) HTML5
9 15 (5.93%) ASP.NET
10 13 (5.14%) React
11 12 (4.74%) Spring
12 11 (4.35%) RESTful
12 11 (4.35%) Spring Boot
12 11 (4.35%) Vue.js
13 10 (3.95%) JSON
14 7 (2.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.49%) User Experience
2 20 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.11%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.77%) NHS
6 5 (1.98%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.58%) Acoustics
7 4 (1.58%) Fintech
7 4 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.19%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.79%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.79%) Life Science
9 2 (0.79%) PKI
10 1 (0.40%) Clustering
10 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.09%) Linux
2 21 (8.30%) Unix
3 15 (5.93%) Windows
4 4 (1.58%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.19%) Android
5 3 (1.19%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.79%) Debian
6 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (21.74%) Test Automation
3 34 (13.44%) MVC
4 33 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (11.86%) OO
5 30 (11.86%) Project Management
6 28 (11.07%) DevOps
6 28 (11.07%) Software Engineering
7 25 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (9.49%) E-Commerce
9 23 (9.09%) Scrum
9 23 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 21 (8.30%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (8.30%) Process Improvement
11 20 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (7.91%) CRM
12 18 (7.11%) API Integration
12 18 (7.11%) Dependency Injection
12 18 (7.11%) Front End Development
12 18 (7.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.34%) JavaScript
2 48 (18.97%) SQL
3 36 (14.23%) Java
4 32 (12.65%) PHP
5 29 (11.46%) C#
6 11 (4.35%) C++
6 11 (4.35%) Python
7 5 (1.98%) Java 8
7 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.58%) C
8 4 (1.58%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.58%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.19%) VBA
10 2 (0.79%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.79%) Erlang
10 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.79%) R
10 2 (0.79%) Ruby
10 2 (0.79%) Scala
11 1 (0.40%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 18 (7.11%) Degree
2 6 (2.37%) ISEB
3 3 (1.19%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.19%) MCSE
3 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.40%) APMP
5 1 (0.40%) CCIE
5 1 (0.40%) CCNA
5 1 (0.40%) CCNP
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.40%) CISSP
5 1 (0.40%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.40%) OSCP
5 1 (0.40%) PhD
5 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.40%) SANS
5 1 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.70%) QA
2 12 (4.74%) SLA
3 8 (3.16%) PMO
4 4 (1.58%) GDPR
5 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) vCloud
2 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.37%) Ansible
2 4 (1.58%) Terraform
3 3 (1.19%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.79%) Puppet
4 2 (0.79%) Rancher
4 2 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.11%) New Relic
3 14 (5.53%) Adobe
4 11 (4.35%) SAP
5 6 (2.37%) Oracle
6 4 (1.58%) Cisco
7 3 (1.19%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.19%) NetApp
7 3 (1.19%) Tableau
7 3 (1.19%) VMware
7 3 (1.19%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.79%) Cadence
8 2 (0.79%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.79%) F5
8 2 (0.79%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (0.79%) Qualys
8 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.79%) Sophos
9 1 (0.40%) Informatica
9 1 (0.40%) Lavastorm