Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Slack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Slack over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > North West
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 331 369 363
Rank change year-on-year +38 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing Slack 11 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.032% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.46% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
North West median annual salary £43,633 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.67% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £33,412 £46,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £56,266 £64,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

Slack is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,413 2,338 1,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.70% 18.57% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,009 1,990 1,245
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Slack in the North West

Slack
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Slack in the North West

Slack
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Slack in the North West over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Slack in the North West

Slack
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 Slack within the North West region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
Lancashire - 6 £44,478 - 1
Manchester +6 4 £47,883 -12.94% 2
Cheshire - 1 £21,500 -
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing Slack 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 Slack.

1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) OWASP
2 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (90.91%) Confluence
2 10 (90.91%) Waterfall
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) HP UFT
2 10 (90.91%) LoadRunner
2 10 (90.91%) JMeter
2 10 (90.91%) Jenkins
2 10 (90.91%) Mentoring
2 10 (90.91%) Coaching
2 10 (90.91%) Microservices
2 10 (90.91%) Burp Suite
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Nessus
2 10 (90.91%) WCAG
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics

Slack
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 10 (90.91%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) Burp Suite
2 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (90.91%) HP UFT
2 10 (90.91%) Jenkins
2 10 (90.91%) JMeter
2 10 (90.91%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Test Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) BDD
1 10 (90.91%) Coaching
1 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (90.91%) Mentoring
1 10 (90.91%) Microservices
1 10 (90.91%) OWASP
1 10 (90.91%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Nessus