Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 505 512 595
Rank change year-on-year +7 +83 +57
Permanent jobs citing Slack 28 43 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.100% 0.14% 0.009%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.46% 0.74% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 3
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +50.00% -36.36%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,750 £37,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,123 5,844 4,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.80% 18.68% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,109 4,869 3,824
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Slack as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Slack in the South East

Slack
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Slack in the South East over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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
Kent - 12 - - 2
Thames Valley +2 6 £60,000 +14.29% 2
West Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +8 4 £60,000 +14.29%
Hampshire +15 3 £60,000 -
Surrey +18 2 £70,000 +122.22%
Berkshire -7 1 £55,000 +51.72% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Retail
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) SAP
3 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (32.14%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) Docker
5 8 (28.57%) DevOps
5 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 8 (28.57%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) Spring
6 7 (25.00%) Python
6 7 (25.00%) Puppet
6 7 (25.00%) Node.js
6 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (21.43%) GitHub
7 6 (21.43%) Android Studio
7 6 (21.43%) REST
7 6 (21.43%) Android
7 6 (21.43%) Sage
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) ERP
7 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
7 6 (21.43%) SEO
7 6 (21.43%) Xcode

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 5 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (17.86%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Jupyter
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) GitHub
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) WebEx
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Android Studio
2 6 (21.43%) JIRA
2 6 (21.43%) Xcode
3 4 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (42.86%) Retail
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Publishing
4 2 (7.14%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Java Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Development Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
2 8 (28.57%) Spring
3 7 (25.00%) Node.js
4 6 (21.43%) REST
4 6 (21.43%) Vue.js
5 5 (17.86%) React
6 4 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (14.29%) Apache Camel
6 4 (14.29%) EDI
6 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 4 (14.29%) Java EE
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) JSON
6 4 (14.29%) SOAP
6 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
6 4 (14.29%) Web Services
6 4 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) Django
7 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Android
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) CoreOS
4 1 (3.57%) VMS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) DevOps
5 6 (21.43%) ERP
5 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
5 6 (21.43%) SEO
6 5 (17.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (14.29%) RAD
7 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Java 8
6 2 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.14%) R
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
1 4 (14.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (7.14%) Terraform
4 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.57%) Kibana
4 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) SAP
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Sage
2 6 (21.43%) Workday
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Facebook
4 1 (3.57%) Hortonworks