Period
to 22 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 164 180
Rank change year-on-year +2 +16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 509 589 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.00% 2.02% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.23% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 390 392 418
South East median annual salary £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.20% -6.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,625 £74,900 £77,500
England median annual salary £59,475 £52,833 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.57% -3.94% -

Decision-Making 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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 22,974 26,403 26,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.46% 90.60% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18,441 21,790 21,467
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in the South East

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Decision-Making in the South East.

Salary trend for Decision-Making in the South East

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in the South East

Decision-Making
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Thames Valley +9 204 £55,000 +15.79% 39
Berkshire -9 125 £52,500 +10.53% 24
Surrey +41 120 £60,000 +11.63% 23
Hampshire -15 84 £56,250 +4.46% 14
West Sussex -22 52 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Oxfordshire +40 44 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Buckinghamshire -14 35 £51,250 +18.69% 8
East Sussex +25 34 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Kent -16 4 £41,000 +26.15% 7
Middlesex -8 1 £30,000 -85.00%
Decision-Making
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 South East region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 132 (25.93%) Finance
2 122 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (23.38%) Problem-Solving
4 114 (22.40%) Degree
5 107 (21.02%) Project Management
6 105 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
7 81 (15.91%) SQL
8 78 (15.32%) Marketing
9 73 (14.34%) Project Delivery
10 72 (14.15%) Microsoft
11 68 (13.36%) Analytics
12 64 (12.57%) Azure
12 64 (12.57%) AWS
13 63 (12.38%) C#
14 53 (10.41%) Management Information System
15 52 (10.22%) JavaScript
16 48 (9.43%) Service Delivery
17 47 (9.23%) Windows
18 46 (9.04%) Linux
19 45 (8.84%) Business Development
20 43 (8.45%) .NET
21 42 (8.25%) Java
21 42 (8.25%) B2B
22 41 (8.06%) Computer Science
23 40 (7.86%) ITIL
24 39 (7.66%) SQL Server
24 39 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
24 39 (7.66%) Information Security
24 39 (7.66%) DevOps
25 38 (7.47%) AngularJS

Decision-Making
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (2.95%) Confluence
2 9 (1.77%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.57%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.18%) CMS
4 6 (1.18%) GeoServer
5 5 (0.98%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.79%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.59%) IIS
8 2 (0.39%) Hyperledger
8 2 (0.39%) SAS
8 2 (0.39%) WordPress
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.20%) Kentico
9 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (4.91%) Spreadsheet
3 21 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (3.73%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (3.14%) MS Visio
6 14 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.39%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.20%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.20%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.20%) Primavera
3 1 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.57%) AWS
1 64 (12.57%) Azure
2 32 (6.29%) SaaS
3 21 (4.13%) GCP
4 15 (2.95%) Power Platform
5 14 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (2.36%) Serverless
7 10 (1.96%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (1.18%) IaaS
10 5 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.98%) PaaS
11 4 (0.79%) GitHub
12 3 (0.59%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.59%) Office 365
13 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.39%) npm
14 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
14 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.75%) Network Security
2 13 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.36%) Ethernet
3 12 (2.36%) Firewall
3 12 (2.36%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (1.38%) HTTP
5 5 (0.98%) DNS
6 4 (0.79%) DHCP
6 4 (0.79%) SAN
6 4 (0.79%) Wireless
7 3 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (0.59%) Intranet
7 3 (0.59%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.59%) LAN
7 3 (0.59%) NAS
8 2 (0.39%) Internet
9 1 (0.20%) MPLS
9 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.20%) VPN
9 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.52%) Big Data
3 15 (2.95%) Power BI
4 14 (2.75%) MySQL
5 10 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.77%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.38%) GIS
8 6 (1.18%) Blockchain
8 6 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.98%) Spatial Data
10 4 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.79%) QGIS
11 3 (0.59%) DB2
11 3 (0.59%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (5.30%) JIRA
2 21 (4.13%) Jenkins
3 19 (3.73%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.95%) Selenium
5 12 (2.36%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (2.36%) Rational Rhapsody
6 10 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 10 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.77%) WebDriver
8 8 (1.57%) Hudson
8 8 (1.57%) JUnit
9 7 (1.38%) Appium
9 7 (1.38%) Maven
9 7 (1.38%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.18%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.98%) Grunt
11 5 (0.98%) gulp
12 4 (0.79%) GitLab
12 4 (0.79%) TestComplete
12 4 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 132 (25.93%) Finance
2 78 (15.32%) Marketing
3 38 (7.47%) Retail
4 28 (5.50%) Banking
5 23 (4.52%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.73%) Italian Language
6 19 (3.73%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.73%) Public Sector
7 18 (3.54%) German Language
7 18 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (3.34%) Publishing
9 12 (2.36%) Games
10 11 (2.16%) Legal
11 9 (1.77%) Aerospace
12 7 (1.38%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.98%) Back Office
14 4 (0.79%) Advertising
15 3 (0.59%) Automotive
15 3 (0.59%) Electronics
15 3 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (13.36%) Analyst
2 52 (10.22%) Developer
3 49 (9.63%) Architect
4 48 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 34 (6.68%) IT Manager
6 30 (5.89%) Business Analyst
7 21 (4.13%) Software Engineer
8 20 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (3.73%) Development Manager
9 19 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (3.54%) C# Software Engineer
10 18 (3.54%) IT Project Manager
11 17 (3.34%) Security Architect
12 16 (3.14%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (2.75%) C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (2.75%) IT Services Manager
13 14 (2.75%) Java Software Engineer
13 14 (2.75%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 14 (2.75%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (2.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.45%) .NET
2 38 (7.47%) AngularJS
3 15 (2.95%) HTML
4 14 (2.75%) ASP.NET
5 12 (2.36%) Node.js
5 12 (2.36%) RESTful
6 10 (1.96%) Vue.js
7 9 (1.77%) CSS
7 9 (1.77%) Web Services
8 7 (1.38%) React
8 7 (1.38%) REST
9 6 (1.18%) .NET Core
9 6 (1.18%) HTML5
9 6 (1.18%) jQuery
9 6 (1.18%) JSON
9 6 (1.18%) Sass
9 6 (1.18%) Spring
10 5 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (0.98%) CSS3
10 5 (0.98%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 105 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (10.41%) Management Information System
3 27 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (3.73%) User Experience
5 18 (3.54%) EMC VMAX
6 15 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (2.75%) Digital Signage
8 11 (2.16%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.77%) FMCG
10 8 (1.57%) Social Network
11 7 (1.38%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.38%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.18%) Reinsurance
13 5 (0.98%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.98%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.98%) Social Media
14 4 (0.79%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.79%) LIMS
14 4 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.23%) Windows
2 46 (9.04%) Linux
3 16 (3.14%) Unix
4 14 (2.75%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (1.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.79%) CentOS
6 4 (0.79%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Android
8 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (23.38%) Problem-Solving
3 107 (21.02%) Project Management
4 73 (14.34%) Project Delivery
5 68 (13.36%) Analytics
6 48 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 45 (8.84%) Business Development
8 42 (8.25%) B2B
9 41 (8.06%) Computer Science
10 40 (7.86%) ITIL
11 39 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (7.66%) DevOps
11 39 (7.66%) Information Security
12 37 (7.27%) Software Engineering
13 36 (7.07%) Risk Management
14 35 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 34 (6.68%) Continuous Improvement
16 32 (6.29%) Mentoring
17 31 (6.09%) PRINCE2
17 31 (6.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (15.91%) SQL
2 63 (12.38%) C#
3 52 (10.22%) JavaScript
4 42 (8.25%) Java
5 38 (7.47%) Python
6 19 (3.73%) C
7 18 (3.54%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.14%) C++
8 16 (3.14%) Go
9 9 (1.77%) R
10 6 (1.18%) ES6
10 6 (1.18%) PHP
10 6 (1.18%) X++
11 4 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.79%) Bourne shell
11 4 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.39%) ES7
12 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.39%) Ruby
12 2 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 114 (22.40%) Degree
2 24 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.73%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.96%) CISSP
6 9 (1.77%) CISM
6 9 (1.77%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.57%) PMP
8 7 (1.38%) CRISC
8 7 (1.38%) DBS Check
8 7 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (1.18%) CISA
10 4 (0.79%) CCNP
10 4 (0.79%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.79%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.59%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.54%) PMO
3 13 (2.55%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.36%) GDPR
4 12 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 15288
4 12 (2.36%) SLA
5 11 (2.16%) Data Quality
5 11 (2.16%) QA
5 11 (2.16%) RMADS
6 8 (1.57%) JSP 440
7 7 (1.38%) NIST
8 6 (1.18%) ISO 22301
8 6 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (0.98%) WCAG
10 4 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.59%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.39%) COBIT
12 2 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.39%) NIST 800
13 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 21 (4.13%) Docker
2 15 (2.95%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.59%) Firmware
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.59%) Terminal Server
4 3 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.20%) NFS
5 1 (0.20%) Samba
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (2.95%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.55%) Ansible
3 12 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.57%) SCCM
5 6 (1.18%) Puppet
6 5 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.79%) HP ALM
8 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.59%) Terraform
8 3 (0.59%) WSUS
9 1 (0.20%) Kibana
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.20%) Nagios
9 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 72 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.27%) VMware
3 27 (5.30%) SAP
4 26 (5.11%) Google
5 25 (4.91%) Cisco
6 21 (4.13%) EMC
7 20 (3.93%) IBM
8 18 (3.54%) Dell
8 18 (3.54%) NetApp
8 18 (3.54%) Oracle
9 13 (2.55%) HP
10 9 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.77%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.77%) Veeam
11 7 (1.38%) Tableau
12 4 (0.79%) ATG
12 4 (0.79%) ESRI
12 4 (0.79%) Splunk
13 3 (0.59%) Brocade
13 3 (0.59%) Citrix