Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
England > North West
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 101 159
Rank change year-on-year +22 +58 -11
Permanent jobs citing Migration 172 334 258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 3.36% 3.15% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 3.35% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 168 268 198
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £37,175 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -

Migration 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 4,700 9,959 11,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.83% 93.94% 91.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3,806 7,328 9,173
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +8.54%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,671 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the North West

Migration
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Migration in the North West.

Salary trend for Migration in the North West

Migration
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Migration in the North West over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Migration in the North West

Migration
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 Migration within the North West region over the 6 months to 3 August 2020. 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 +19 109 £55,000 +10.00% 22
Cheshire +25 25 £50,000 -0.99% 5
Merseyside +18 19 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Lancashire +37 15 £44,000 -4.86% 4
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, IT jobs citing Migration 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 Migration.

1 77 (44.77%) Azure
2 62 (36.05%) Microsoft
3 48 (27.91%) Python
4 43 (25.00%) Analytics
5 36 (20.93%) Big Data
5 36 (20.93%) Data Lake
6 35 (20.35%) Databricks
6 35 (20.35%) R
6 35 (20.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 34 (19.77%) .NET
8 33 (19.19%) C#
8 33 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (19.19%) Sparx
9 32 (18.60%) IaaS
9 32 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (15.12%) DevOps
12 25 (14.53%) SQL
12 25 (14.53%) Finance
13 23 (13.37%) VB.NET
13 23 (13.37%) Oracle
14 22 (12.79%) WinForms
14 22 (12.79%) Docker
14 22 (12.79%) PaaS
14 22 (12.79%) Kubernetes
15 21 (12.21%) Machine Learning
15 21 (12.21%) Office 365
15 21 (12.21%) Law
16 20 (11.63%) SaaS
16 20 (11.63%) .NET Core

Migration
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 15 (8.72%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.23%) Confluence
4 4 (2.33%) IIS
5 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.58%) Site Server
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 77 (44.77%) Azure
2 32 (18.60%) IaaS
3 22 (12.79%) PaaS
4 21 (12.21%) Office 365
5 20 (11.63%) SaaS
6 14 (8.14%) AWS
7 9 (5.23%) GitHub
8 8 (4.65%) Power Platform
9 6 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (2.91%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.33%) GCP
11 4 (2.33%) Serverless
12 3 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (1.16%) Datadog
13 2 (1.16%) OneDrive
13 2 (1.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.98%) Skype
2 6 (3.49%) Firewall
3 4 (2.33%) SAN
4 3 (1.74%) LAN
4 3 (1.74%) Network Security
5 2 (1.16%) VoIP
5 2 (1.16%) VPN
5 2 (1.16%) VSAN
5 2 (1.16%) WAN
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.93%) Big Data
1 36 (20.93%) Data Lake
2 19 (11.05%) HDInsight
3 15 (8.72%) Relational Database
4 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.81%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.65%) Power BI
7 7 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.33%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.74%) MySQL
12 2 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.58%) Semantic Layer
13 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (8.72%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.56%) JIRA
3 11 (6.40%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.23%) JUnit
4 9 (5.23%) Maven
4 9 (5.23%) SonarQube
4 9 (5.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.16%) Gradle
7 2 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.16%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.58%) ERwin
8 1 (0.58%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.58%) Toad
General
1 25 (14.53%) Finance
2 21 (12.21%) Law
3 13 (7.56%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.98%) Banking
5 11 (6.40%) Legal
5 11 (6.40%) Retail
6 4 (2.33%) Local Government
7 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Police
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (24.42%) Developer
2 41 (23.84%) Architect
3 36 (20.93%) Cloud Architect
3 36 (20.93%) Solutions Architect
4 32 (18.60%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 24 (13.95%) Software Developer
6 21 (12.21%) Azure Architect
6 21 (12.21%) Senior Developer
7 19 (11.05%) .NET Developer
7 19 (11.05%) C# Developer
8 17 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (7.56%) C# WCF Developer
9 13 (7.56%) Senior Software Developer
9 13 (7.56%) WCF Developer
10 12 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (6.98%) Consultant
11 10 (5.81%) Platform Engineer
12 9 (5.23%) Java Engineer
12 9 (5.23%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.77%) .NET
2 22 (12.79%) WinForms
3 20 (11.63%) .NET Core
4 17 (9.88%) WCF
5 12 (6.98%) REST
6 9 (5.23%) Apache Flex
6 9 (5.23%) Hibernate
6 9 (5.23%) Java EE
6 9 (5.23%) SOAP
6 9 (5.23%) Spring
6 9 (5.23%) WireMock
7 8 (4.65%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.07%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.07%) CSS
8 7 (4.07%) HTML
8 7 (4.07%) HTML5
8 7 (4.07%) jQuery
9 6 (3.49%) ADO.NET
9 6 (3.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.72%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.23%) IVR
4 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.74%) Life Science
7 3 (1.74%) User Experience
8 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.16%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.16%) PMI
8 2 (1.16%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.58%) FMCG
9 1 (0.58%) NHS
9 1 (0.58%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.72%) Windows
2 10 (5.81%) Linux
3 5 (2.91%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.74%) Unix
5 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.58%) CentOS
6 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.00%) Analytics
2 35 (20.35%) Enterprise Architecture
3 32 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (15.12%) DevOps
6 21 (12.21%) Machine Learning
7 18 (10.47%) TOGAF
7 18 (10.47%) Unit Testing
8 16 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (9.30%) Data Migration
9 14 (8.14%) Presales
10 13 (7.56%) Scrum
11 11 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.40%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.81%) Business Development
13 9 (5.23%) Computer Science
13 9 (5.23%) Configuration Management
13 9 (5.23%) Creative Thinking
13 9 (5.23%) Microservices
13 9 (5.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.91%) Python
2 35 (20.35%) R
3 33 (19.19%) C#
4 25 (14.53%) SQL
5 23 (13.37%) VB.NET
6 15 (8.72%) C
6 15 (8.72%) C++
7 14 (8.14%) Java
8 8 (4.65%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.07%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.07%) Ruby
9 7 (4.07%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.49%) Go
10 6 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.49%) VB
10 6 (3.49%) VB6
11 2 (1.16%) Groovy
12 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (5.23%) Degree
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.74%) MCSE
3 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) MCITP
4 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.58%) CCNA
5 1 (0.58%) CCNP
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.58%) CISM
5 1 (0.58%) CISSP
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.58%) GCIH
5 1 (0.58%) GIAC
5 1 (0.58%) ISEB
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.58%) MCP
5 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) GDPR
2 7 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.74%) NIST
5 1 (0.58%) COBIT
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.58%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (12.79%) Docker
2 19 (11.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.74%) XenApp
4 2 (1.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 22 (12.79%) Kubernetes
2 9 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.65%) Terraform
4 7 (4.07%) Puppet
5 6 (3.49%) Ansible
6 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (2.33%) Prometheus
7 3 (1.74%) EdgeSight
7 3 (1.74%) Nagios
7 3 (1.74%) SCOM
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 62 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 35 (20.35%) Databricks
3 33 (19.19%) Sparx
4 23 (13.37%) Oracle
5 14 (8.14%) Citrix
6 9 (5.23%) Veracode
6 9 (5.23%) VMware
7 6 (3.49%) Xamarin
8 5 (2.91%) EnterpriseDB
9 4 (2.33%) Google
9 4 (2.33%) Rackspace
9 4 (2.33%) SAP
10 3 (1.74%) Workday
11 2 (1.16%) BeyondTrust
11 2 (1.16%) Castleton
11 2 (1.16%) CyberArk
11 2 (1.16%) EMC
11 2 (1.16%) HP
11 2 (1.16%) iManage
11 2 (1.16%) Splunk