Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
England > North West
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 145 155
Rank change year-on-year +44 +10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Migration 256 253 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.94% 2.39% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.62% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 228 182 169
North West median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,350 £31,325 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £81,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%

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 8,055 9,673 11,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.49% 91.48% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6,374 7,796 9,356
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,829 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £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 percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Migration in the North West

Migration
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the North West over the 6 months to 25 January 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 25 January 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 +19 128 £50,000 - 64
Lancashire +26 50 £44,000 +14.29% 13
Cheshire +10 46 £40,000 -33.33% 15
Merseyside +26 28 £50,000 +6.95% 10
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 97 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 92 (35.94%) SQL
3 86 (33.59%) Azure
4 82 (32.03%) SQL Server
5 68 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (22.27%) Degree
7 53 (20.70%) Retail
7 53 (20.70%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (18.75%) .NET
8 48 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (18.75%) Data Migration
9 44 (17.19%) Windows
10 43 (16.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (16.02%) VMware
11 41 (16.02%) Office 365
11 41 (16.02%) Data Centre
12 39 (15.23%) Finance
13 37 (14.45%) C#
13 37 (14.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 36 (14.06%) AWS
14 36 (14.06%) Firewall
15 34 (13.28%) Data Security
15 34 (13.28%) VB.NET
15 34 (13.28%) Data Warehouse
16 33 (12.89%) HTML
16 33 (12.89%) JavaScript
16 33 (12.89%) CSS
16 33 (12.89%) Active Directory
17 32 (12.50%) GDPR
18 31 (12.11%) Scrum

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 19 (7.42%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.47%) IIS
3 13 (5.08%) Apache
4 5 (1.95%) CMS
4 5 (1.95%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.95%) SAS
4 5 (1.95%) WordPress
5 4 (1.56%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.17%) JBoss
6 3 (1.17%) nginx
6 3 (1.17%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.39%) OnBase
8 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.13%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.95%) Magento
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.78%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 86 (33.59%) Azure
2 41 (16.02%) Office 365
3 36 (14.06%) AWS
4 25 (9.77%) Power Platform
5 8 (3.13%) SaaS
6 7 (2.73%) GCP
6 7 (2.73%) GitHub
6 7 (2.73%) IaaS
7 5 (1.95%) Asana
7 5 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.95%) PaaS
8 4 (1.56%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.56%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.17%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.17%) Serverless
10 2 (0.78%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.78%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.06%) Firewall
2 20 (7.81%) DNS
2 20 (7.81%) WAN
3 18 (7.03%) VPN
4 17 (6.64%) LAN
5 13 (5.08%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.91%) DMZ
7 9 (3.52%) Network Security
8 8 (3.13%) SMTP
9 5 (1.95%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.17%) Intranet
10 3 (1.17%) Skype
10 3 (1.17%) VSAN
11 2 (0.78%) DHCP
11 2 (0.78%) Internet
11 2 (0.78%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.78%) SAN
11 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 48 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (16.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (14.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 34 (13.28%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (10.55%) MySQL
6 27 (10.55%) Relational Database
7 25 (9.77%) Power BI
8 8 (3.13%) Big Data
8 8 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.13%) MariaDB
8 8 (3.13%) QlikView
9 7 (2.73%) Snowflake Schema
9 7 (2.73%) Star Schema
10 6 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (2.34%) Qlik Sense
10 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (10.55%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.59%) Visual Studio
3 21 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.73%) GitLab
5 7 (2.73%) JIRA
6 5 (1.95%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.17%) Subversion
7 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.78%) ERwin
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.39%) JMeter
9 1 (0.39%) Postman
9 1 (0.39%) Selenium
9 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (20.70%) Retail
2 39 (15.23%) Finance
3 27 (10.55%) Manufacturing
4 25 (9.77%) Public Sector
5 17 (6.64%) Law
5 17 (6.64%) Legal
6 16 (6.25%) Marketing
7 10 (3.91%) Fire and Rescue
7 10 (3.91%) Police
8 9 (3.52%) Banking
9 7 (2.73%) Local Government
10 5 (1.95%) Housing Association
11 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Back Office
12 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (31.64%) Developer
2 28 (10.94%) Consultant
3 27 (10.55%) Senior Developer
4 26 (10.16%) Analyst
5 24 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 23 (8.98%) Software Developer
7 21 (8.20%) Senior Software Developer
8 17 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.08%) SQL Developer
11 12 (4.69%) Project Manager
12 11 (4.30%) Product Owner
13 10 (3.91%) Architect
14 8 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
14 8 (3.13%) Business Process Trainer
14 8 (3.13%) Data Consultant
14 8 (3.13%) Trainer
15 7 (2.73%) AWS Engineer
15 7 (2.73%) Support Engineer
15 7 (2.73%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (18.75%) .NET
2 33 (12.89%) CSS
2 33 (12.89%) HTML
3 26 (10.16%) .NET Framework
3 26 (10.16%) AngularJS
3 26 (10.16%) Entity Framework
4 24 (9.38%) HTML5
4 24 (9.38%) jQuery
5 23 (8.98%) ADO.NET
6 22 (8.59%) CSS3
6 22 (8.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 22 (8.59%) WinForms
7 15 (5.86%) LAMP
8 8 (3.13%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.13%) Laravel
8 8 (3.13%) LDAP
8 8 (3.13%) RESTful
9 7 (2.73%) MDX
9 7 (2.73%) Middleware
10 6 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.02%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.77%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (7.03%) User Experience
5 14 (5.47%) Driving Licence
6 11 (4.30%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.91%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (3.13%) Fat Client
8 8 (3.13%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.73%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.95%) Wiki
11 4 (1.56%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.17%) Replication
13 2 (0.78%) Clustering
13 2 (0.78%) IVR
13 2 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.19%) Windows
2 28 (10.94%) Linux
3 20 (7.81%) Windows 10
4 19 (7.42%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.52%) CentOS
6 6 (2.34%) Unix
7 5 (1.95%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.17%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.39%) Android
11 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (20.70%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 34 (13.28%) Data Security
5 31 (12.11%) DevOps
5 31 (12.11%) Scrum
6 26 (10.16%) Analytics
7 25 (9.77%) Computer Science
8 23 (8.98%) Web Development
9 22 (8.59%) ETL
9 22 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 22 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (7.42%) Data Management
10 19 (7.42%) Data Science
10 19 (7.42%) ERP
10 19 (7.42%) Project Management
11 17 (6.64%) Change Control
12 16 (6.25%) Service Delivery
13 15 (5.86%) ITIL
13 15 (5.86%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (35.94%) SQL
2 37 (14.45%) C#
3 34 (13.28%) VB.NET
4 33 (12.89%) JavaScript
5 30 (11.72%) VB
6 22 (8.59%) VB6
7 19 (7.42%) PowerShell
7 19 (7.42%) T-SQL
8 17 (6.64%) Python
9 13 (5.08%) PHP
10 11 (4.30%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.52%) VBA
12 7 (2.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 7 (2.73%) Java
13 5 (1.95%) R
14 3 (1.17%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (22.27%) Degree
2 10 (3.91%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.78%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.78%) CCNA
4 2 (0.78%) MCSE
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CCIE
5 1 (0.39%) CCNP
5 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.50%) GDPR
2 22 (8.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.52%) Data Quality
4 8 (3.13%) PMO
5 6 (2.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 33 (12.89%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.86%) Docker
4 13 (5.08%) vSphere
5 12 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (3.91%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (3.13%) NFS
7 8 (3.13%) Samba
7 8 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (2.34%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.56%) XenApp
9 4 (1.56%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.17%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (8.20%) SCCM
2 15 (5.86%) SCOM
3 12 (4.69%) Puppet
4 10 (3.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (3.52%) Nagios
6 8 (3.13%) Cacti
6 8 (3.13%) Galera Cluster
6 8 (3.13%) HAProxy
6 8 (3.13%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.34%) Terraform
8 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (1.56%) Ansible
9 4 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.17%) vRealize
11 1 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.39%) Grafana
11 1 (0.39%) Packer
11 1 (0.39%) Salt
11 1 (0.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 97 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 41 (16.02%) VMware
3 22 (8.59%) Xamarin
4 18 (7.03%) Cisco
4 18 (7.03%) Citrix
5 13 (5.08%) NetApp
6 12 (4.69%) Palo Alto
6 12 (4.69%) SolarWinds
7 11 (4.30%) IBM
8 10 (3.91%) Cognos
8 10 (3.91%) Google
8 10 (3.91%) Oracle
9 9 (3.52%) Tableau
10 7 (2.73%) Informatica
11 6 (2.34%) SAP
12 5 (1.95%) Marketo
12 5 (1.95%) Pardot
12 5 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.95%) Teradata
13 4 (1.56%) WorldPay