Period
to 16 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inclusion and Diversity in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Inclusion and Diversity over the 6 months to 16 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Inclusion and Diversity
England > South East
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 97 273 304
Rank change year-on-year +176 +31 +196
Permanent jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 599 27 233
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.45% 0.31% 0.90%
As % of the General category 6.51% 0.71% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 141 4 77
10th Percentile £28,350 £34,142 £29,650
25th Percentile £45,000 £38,481 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £48,620 £42,189
Median % change year-on-year +23.41% +15.24% +5.47%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,938 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,625 £69,250
England median annual salary £54,481 £42,120 £47,500
% change year-on-year +29.35% -11.33% -9.52%

Inclusion and Diversity is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,200 3,783 12,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.04% 43.89% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,579 2,936 9,665
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,625 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +8.49% +6.00%

Inclusion and Diversity
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Inclusion and Diversity as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Inclusion and Diversity in the South East

Inclusion and Diversity
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity in the South East.

Salary trend for Inclusion and Diversity in the South East

Inclusion and Diversity
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity in the South East over the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Inclusion and Diversity in the South East

Inclusion and Diversity
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 Inclusion and Diversity within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 September 2021. 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
Hampshire +100 412 £60,000 +37.14% 3
Surrey +26 94 £62,500 - 15
Thames Valley -39 57 £50,845 +1.95% 20
Buckinghamshire -36 24 £55,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -6 23 £50,845 +20.37% 5
East Sussex - 20 £28,350 - 1
Kent - 13 £36,040 - 2
Berkshire -60 12 £32,500 -43.48% 12
West Sussex - 6 - -
Inclusion and Diversity
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, IT jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 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 Inclusion and Diversity.

1 436 (72.79%) Degree
2 435 (72.62%) Finance
3 422 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
4 385 (64.27%) Law
5 375 (62.60%) Banking
5 375 (62.60%) Digital Banking
6 367 (61.27%) Java
7 358 (59.77%) DevOps
8 356 (59.43%) Computer Science
9 355 (59.27%) Software Engineering
10 316 (52.75%) Jenkins
10 316 (52.75%) Ansible
11 307 (51.25%) Linux
12 301 (50.25%) Spring
13 298 (49.75%) AWS
14 291 (48.58%) Microservices
15 286 (47.75%) Kafka
16 276 (46.08%) Git (software)
17 269 (44.91%) GitHub
18 265 (44.24%) AngularJS
18 265 (44.24%) Unix
19 258 (43.07%) Python
20 255 (42.57%) Node.js
21 254 (42.40%) React
22 250 (41.74%) Protractor
23 247 (41.24%) Cucumber
24 241 (40.23%) Apache Spark
25 237 (39.57%) Relational Database
26 236 (39.40%) HBase
27 231 (38.56%) Shell Script

Inclusion and Diversity
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
1 241 (40.23%) Apache Spark
2 229 (38.23%) GemFire
3 198 (33.06%) Apache
4 86 (14.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 36 (6.01%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.84%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.33%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.17%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.17%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.17%) Jetty
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.83%) InVision
5 4 (0.67%) Simulink
6 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.33%) Windchill
7 1 (0.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 298 (49.75%) AWS
2 269 (44.91%) GitHub
3 183 (30.55%) Amazon Kinesis
4 125 (20.87%) Azure
5 115 (19.20%) GCP
6 49 (8.18%) PaaS
7 48 (8.01%) Amazon EC2
8 41 (6.84%) OpenShift
9 26 (4.34%) AWS CloudFormation
10 18 (3.01%) Microsoft 365
11 7 (1.17%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.17%) Power Platform
12 6 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.83%) BrowserStack
13 5 (0.83%) npm
13 5 (0.83%) Sauce Labs
13 5 (0.83%) Yarn
14 4 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.67%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.84%) Calico
2 25 (4.17%) HTTP
3 8 (1.34%) DHCP
3 8 (1.34%) DNS
3 8 (1.34%) Skype
3 8 (1.34%) VPN
4 5 (0.83%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.83%) MQTT
5 4 (0.67%) SAN
6 3 (0.50%) Internet
7 1 (0.17%) Firewall
7 1 (0.17%) LAN
7 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (39.57%) Relational Database
2 236 (39.40%) HBase
3 229 (38.23%) MariaDB
4 219 (36.56%) PostgreSQL
5 189 (31.55%) Big Data
6 181 (30.22%) Redis
7 174 (29.05%) NoSQL
8 62 (10.35%) Hadoop
9 44 (7.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (2.34%) SQL Server
11 8 (1.34%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.17%) OLTP
13 5 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.50%) Geospatial Data
14 3 (0.50%) GIS
15 2 (0.33%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 1 (0.17%) Azure SQL Database
16 1 (0.17%) Oracle ODI
16 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 316 (52.75%) Jenkins
2 276 (46.08%) Git (software)
3 250 (41.74%) Protractor
4 247 (41.24%) Cucumber
5 229 (38.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 223 (37.23%) Gradle
7 215 (35.89%) Cypress.io
7 215 (35.89%) Storybook
8 197 (32.89%) JUnit
9 188 (31.39%) Eclipse
9 188 (31.39%) IntelliJ
10 181 (30.22%) Mockito
11 137 (22.87%) Artifactory
12 91 (15.19%) SonarQube
13 42 (7.01%) Selenium
14 35 (5.84%) GitLab
14 35 (5.84%) gulp
15 26 (4.34%) Bitbucket
16 15 (2.50%) JIRA
17 11 (1.84%) TestRail
General
1 435 (72.62%) Finance
2 385 (64.27%) Law
3 375 (62.60%) Banking
4 109 (18.20%) Social Skills
5 48 (8.01%) Presentation Skills
6 32 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (5.01%) Aerospace
8 18 (3.01%) Public Sector
9 7 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.00%) Avionics
11 5 (0.83%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (0.83%) Marketing
12 4 (0.67%) Military
13 3 (0.50%) Legal
13 3 (0.50%) Retail
14 2 (0.33%) Organisational Skills
15 1 (0.17%) Electronics
15 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 236 (39.40%) Software Engineer
2 141 (23.54%) Principal Engineer
3 130 (21.70%) Principal Software Engineer
4 109 (18.20%) Developer
5 87 (14.52%) Software Developer
6 68 (11.35%) Lead Software Engineer
7 67 (11.19%) Lead Developer
8 63 (10.52%) Lead Software Developer
9 52 (8.68%) Senior Software Engineer
10 36 (6.01%) Architect
11 34 (5.68%) Cloud Engineer
12 31 (5.18%) DevOps Engineer
13 28 (4.67%) Consultant
14 26 (4.34%) Analyst
15 25 (4.17%) Principal Architect
16 19 (3.17%) Project Manager
17 18 (3.01%) C# Developer
17 18 (3.01%) Lead DevOps
17 18 (3.01%) Lead DevOps Engineer
18 14 (2.34%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (50.25%) Spring
2 286 (47.75%) Kafka
3 265 (44.24%) AngularJS
4 255 (42.57%) Node.js
5 254 (42.40%) React
6 230 (38.40%) RESTful
7 228 (38.06%) WireMock
8 225 (37.56%) CSS
8 225 (37.56%) RabbitMQ
9 223 (37.23%) Redux
10 215 (35.89%) Express
10 215 (35.89%) Tailwind CSS
10 215 (35.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 197 (32.89%) Play Framework
12 195 (32.55%) JSON
13 188 (31.39%) Spark Streaming
14 131 (21.87%) LAMP
14 131 (21.87%) LAPP Stack
15 96 (16.03%) Web Services
16 87 (14.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 196 (32.72%) Linux Command Line
2 169 (28.21%) User Experience
3 110 (18.36%) Self-Motivation
4 51 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 48 (8.01%) iPhone
6 27 (4.51%) Life Science
7 23 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (3.51%) Renewable Energy
9 17 (2.84%) Algorithms
10 16 (2.67%) Clustering
11 8 (1.34%) Cloud Native
11 8 (1.34%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.17%) Virtual Team
13 6 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.83%) Cybercrime
14 5 (0.83%) Industry 4.0
14 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
16 2 (0.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 307 (51.25%) Linux
2 265 (44.24%) Unix
3 50 (8.35%) Android
4 15 (2.50%) Windows
5 11 (1.84%) Mac OS
6 8 (1.34%) Windows 10
6 8 (1.34%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.34%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 375 (62.60%) Digital Banking
3 358 (59.77%) DevOps
4 356 (59.43%) Computer Science
5 355 (59.27%) Software Engineering
6 291 (48.58%) Microservices
7 229 (38.23%) Full Stack Development
8 225 (37.56%) Business Continuity
9 215 (35.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 202 (33.72%) TDD
11 201 (33.56%) Validation
12 176 (29.38%) Scrum
13 170 (28.38%) Open Source
14 164 (27.38%) BDD
15 157 (26.21%) OO
16 153 (25.54%) High Availability
17 149 (24.87%) Software Testing
18 141 (23.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 140 (23.37%) User Stories
20 139 (23.21%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 367 (61.27%) Java
2 258 (43.07%) Python
3 231 (38.56%) Shell Script
4 211 (35.23%) Groovy
5 61 (10.18%) Bash Shell
6 59 (9.85%) JavaScript
7 51 (8.51%) C#
8 38 (6.34%) Go
9 35 (5.84%) SQL
10 25 (4.17%) C
11 24 (4.01%) Ruby
12 21 (3.51%) TypeScript
13 12 (2.00%) C++
13 12 (2.00%) Scala
14 4 (0.67%) Fortran
14 4 (0.67%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.67%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.17%) Julia
16 1 (0.17%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 436 (72.79%) Degree
2 220 (36.73%) OCP
2 220 (36.73%) Oracle Certification
3 74 (12.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (5.84%) Security Cleared
5 32 (5.34%) DV Cleared
6 29 (4.84%) SC Cleared
7 16 (2.67%) DBS Check
8 14 (2.34%) CISM
9 13 (2.17%) CISSP
10 8 (1.34%) AWS Certification
10 8 (1.34%) CISA
10 8 (1.34%) CRISC
10 8 (1.34%) PhD
10 8 (1.34%) TOGAF Certification
11 6 (1.00%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.83%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.67%) PMP
13 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.02%) SLA
2 47 (7.85%) QA
3 8 (1.34%) ITGC
4 4 (0.67%) RMADS
5 3 (0.50%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.33%) GDPR
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.17%) GRC
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) NCSC
7 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 192 (32.05%) HDFS
2 138 (23.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (9.02%) Docker
4 36 (6.01%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.34%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (1.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 316 (52.75%) Ansible
2 141 (23.54%) Opscode Chef
3 91 (15.19%) Kubernetes
4 74 (12.35%) Terraform
5 48 (8.01%) Puppet
6 35 (5.84%) Grafana
6 35 (5.84%) Kibana
7 17 (2.84%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 215 (35.89%) Okta
2 195 (32.55%) VMware
3 51 (8.51%) Oracle
4 35 (5.84%) Microsoft
5 24 (4.01%) PayPal
6 15 (2.50%) YouTube
7 10 (1.67%) Sun
8 8 (1.34%) Google
9 6 (1.00%) Databricks
10 5 (0.83%) Adobe
11 3 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.33%) 3PAR
12 2 (0.33%) Apple
12 2 (0.33%) CA Agile Central
12 2 (0.33%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.33%) Dell
12 2 (0.33%) EMC
12 2 (0.33%) ESRI
12 2 (0.33%) WorldPay
13 1 (0.17%) Canon