Period
to 20 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Team (including Distributed Team, Remote Team, Dispersed Team)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 233 256 302
Rank change year-on-year +23 +46 +5
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 100 100 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 0.83% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 2.39% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 54 72 39
North West median annual salary £70,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% +4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,825 £18,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £81,750 £81,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +4.35%

Virtual Team is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,253 4,183 5,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.52% 34.52% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,881 3,269 4,052
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,081
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.94% +5.20%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £67,641 £63,750
England median annual salary £53,700 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.29% +5.00% -

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in the North West

Virtual Team
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Virtual Team in the North West

Virtual Team
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team in the North West over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Virtual Team in the North West

Virtual Team
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 Virtual Team within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Manchester +4 61 £48,500 +21.25% 12
Cheshire +47 34 £75,500 +25.83% 2
Merseyside -4 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Lancashire -23 2 - -
Virtual Team
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing Virtual Team 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 Virtual Team.

1 49 (49.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (45.00%) DevOps
4 37 (37.00%) Self-Motivation
4 37 (37.00%) Computer Science
4 37 (37.00%) Test Automation
5 36 (36.00%) Git (software)
6 33 (33.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 29 (29.00%) Java
7 29 (29.00%) JIRA
7 29 (29.00%) Degree
8 24 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 24 (24.00%) SDLC
9 23 (23.00%) Gerrit
9 23 (23.00%) Jenkins
9 23 (23.00%) Open Source Development
9 23 (23.00%) Virtual Machines
9 23 (23.00%) Smartphone
9 23 (23.00%) Open Source
9 23 (23.00%) Linux
10 22 (22.00%) Finance
11 21 (21.00%) C
12 20 (20.00%) C++
12 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 20 (20.00%) SUSE
12 20 (20.00%) Time Management
12 20 (20.00%) CentOS
12 20 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (20.00%) Ubuntu
12 20 (20.00%) OpenJDK

Virtual Team
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 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.00%) CMS
2 9 (9.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (9.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Office 365
1 11 (11.00%) Power Platform
2 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.00%) GitHub
3 3 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) Broadband
2 1 (1.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) Power BI
2 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 29 (29.00%) JIRA
3 23 (23.00%) Gerrit
3 23 (23.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (13.00%) webpack
5 3 (3.00%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.00%) GoCD
5 3 (3.00%) Robot Framework
5 3 (3.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.00%) gulp
General
1 22 (22.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Banking
3 11 (11.00%) Public Sector
4 9 (9.00%) Marketing
5 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.00%) Games
6 2 (2.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (33.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Compiler Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Senior Compiler Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) Developer
4 13 (13.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 13 (13.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (13.00%) Software Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Bid Manager
5 11 (11.00%) Delivery Manager
6 9 (9.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 9 (9.00%) IT Manager
7 7 (7.00%) Head of IT
8 6 (6.00%) Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Programme Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Technical Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Technical Programme Manager
11 3 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.00%) OpenJDK
2 19 (19.00%) REST
3 14 (14.00%) CSS
3 14 (14.00%) HTML
3 14 (14.00%) React
4 13 (13.00%) JSON
4 13 (13.00%) Redux
5 10 (10.00%) React Native
6 6 (6.00%) Apache Flex
7 4 (4.00%) .NET
8 3 (3.00%) Spring
8 3 (3.00%) Spring Boot
8 3 (3.00%) Web Services
9 2 (2.00%) WPF
10 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.00%) HTML5
10 1 (1.00%) RESTful
10 1 (1.00%) Sass
10 1 (1.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 37 (37.00%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (23.00%) Smartphone
3 17 (17.00%) User Experience
4 11 (11.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (3.00%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.00%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.00%) Linux
2 20 (20.00%) CentOS
2 20 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (20.00%) SUSE
2 20 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.00%) Android
3 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (45.00%) DevOps
4 37 (37.00%) Computer Science
4 37 (37.00%) Test Automation
5 33 (33.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 24 (24.00%) SDLC
7 23 (23.00%) Open Source
7 23 (23.00%) Open Source Development
8 20 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
8 20 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (20.00%) Time Management
9 19 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (17.00%) Microservices
11 14 (14.00%) Project Delivery
12 13 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (13.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (12.00%) Creative Thinking
14 11 (11.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.00%) Java
2 21 (21.00%) C
3 20 (20.00%) C++
3 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.00%) C#
5 6 (6.00%) Python
6 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 29 (29.00%) Degree
2 24 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (12.00%) APMP
4 2 (2.00%) ACCA
4 2 (2.00%) CIMA
4 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.00%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (1.00%) CEH
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.00%) CISSP
5 1 (1.00%) CRISC
5 1 (1.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) QA
2 6 (6.00%) GDPR
3 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.00%) COBIT
4 1 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.00%) NCSC
4 1 (1.00%) NIST
System Software
1 23 (23.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Ansible
1 3 (3.00%) Grafana
1 3 (3.00%) Kibana
1 3 (3.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.00%) Puppet
1 3 (3.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (12.00%) SAP
2 9 (9.00%) ATG
2 9 (9.00%) Demandware
2 9 (9.00%) hybris
2 9 (9.00%) Oracle
2 9 (9.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (9.00%) Sitecore
3 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) Citrix