Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > South East
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 388 482 521
Rank change year-on-year +94 +39 +34
Permanent jobs citing Slack 49 42 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.63% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 33
Median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -33.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £30,375 £32,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £62,500 £79,200
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% +21.83%

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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,533 6,653 6,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.14% 24.87% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,575 5,606 5,569
Median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Slack in the South East

Slack
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Slack in the South East.

Salary trend for Slack in the South East

Slack
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Slack in the South East over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Slack in the South East

Slack
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 Slack within the South East region over the 6 months to 7 April 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
Hampshire +34 20 £65,000 +83.10%
Surrey +60 15 £56,250 +50.00%
Thames Valley +48 11 £73,000 +26.96% 3
Oxfordshire +31 9 £73,000 +21.67% 3
Berkshire +41 2 £51,250 +20.59%
Middlesex - 2 £25,000 -
Kent 0 1 £32,500 -40.91%
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Slack.

1 43 (87.76%) JIRA
2 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (61.22%) Confluence
4 22 (44.90%) Migration
5 20 (40.82%) TDD
5 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
5 20 (40.82%) DevOps
6 18 (36.73%) Azure
7 16 (32.65%) GitHub
7 16 (32.65%) Jenkins
7 16 (32.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 16 (32.65%) Git (software)
7 16 (32.65%) C#
7 16 (32.65%) .NET
7 16 (32.65%) CRM
8 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.61%) HTML
9 14 (28.57%) Puppet
9 14 (28.57%) Docker
10 13 (26.53%) Microservices
10 13 (26.53%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
10 13 (26.53%) TypeScript
10 13 (26.53%) Project Management
10 13 (26.53%) VMware
10 13 (26.53%) CSS
11 12 (24.49%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (22.45%) Ansible
12 11 (22.45%) Terraform
12 11 (22.45%) SQL

Slack
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 30 (61.22%) Confluence
2 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
Business Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.73%) Azure
2 16 (32.65%) GitHub
3 2 (4.08%) AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Datadog
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) DNS
2 9 (18.37%) SAN
3 8 (16.33%) Internet
4 6 (12.24%) BGP
4 6 (12.24%) OSPF
5 3 (6.12%) Skype
6 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.04%) Broadband
7 1 (2.04%) DSL
7 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) IPv6
7 1 (2.04%) MPLS
7 1 (2.04%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (18.37%) Big Data
3 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (87.76%) JIRA
2 16 (32.65%) Git (software)
2 16 (32.65%) Jenkins
3 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.12%) TestRail
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Back Office
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) .NET Developer
2 13 (26.53%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (26.53%) C# Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Technical Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Manager
7 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.20%) Scrum Master
8 3 (6.12%) Delivery Project Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Software Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) .NET
2 15 (30.61%) HTML
3 13 (26.53%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (12.24%) Public Cloud
4 5 (10.20%) PMI
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.08%) Podcast
5 2 (4.08%) Social Media
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) Robotics
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Migration
3 20 (40.82%) DevOps
3 20 (40.82%) TDD
4 16 (32.65%) CRM
5 13 (26.53%) Microservices
5 13 (26.53%) Project Management
6 10 (20.41%) Scrum
7 9 (18.37%) Data Migration
7 9 (18.37%) Network Design
7 9 (18.37%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (14.29%) BDD
9 6 (12.24%) Coaching
9 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (12.24%) Product Management
9 6 (12.24%) Programme Management
9 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.20%) Project Delivery
11 4 (8.16%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) C#
2 13 (26.53%) TypeScript
3 11 (22.45%) SQL
4 4 (8.16%) PHP
5 3 (6.12%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) CCNP
1 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.08%) Postfix
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Puppet
2 12 (24.49%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (22.45%) Ansible
3 11 (22.45%) Terraform
4 2 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) VMware
3 11 (22.45%) HP
4 9 (18.37%) Juniper
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle
5 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco
6 6 (12.24%) F5
7 2 (4.08%) Black Duck
7 2 (4.08%) Mitel
7 2 (4.08%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.08%) Spotify
7 2 (4.08%) Zend