Period
to 1 August 2021

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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > South East
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 405 327 480
Rank change year-on-year -78 +153 +44
Permanent jobs citing Slack 22 17 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.33% 0.44% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 38
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £27,675
25th Percentile £40,000 £58,750 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £65,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -19.23% +52.94% -38.85%
75th Percentile £53,750 £74,500 £71,875
90th Percentile £65,750 £75,000 £79,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% -13.73%

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 6,616 3,884 7,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.28% 33.18% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4,938 3,405 6,279
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

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 1 August 2021.

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 1 August 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
Thames Valley -52 9 £52,500 -28.08% 2
Surrey -27 7 - -
Berkshire -40 7 £52,500 +2.44% 1
Kent - 4 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -17 2 £72,500 -0.68% 1
Hampshire -74 2 £30,000 -53.85% 1
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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 13 (59.09%) Social Skills
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) JIRA
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 9 (40.91%) Ajax
4 9 (40.91%) jQuery
4 9 (40.91%) GitHub
4 9 (40.91%) DevOps
4 9 (40.91%) User Experience
4 9 (40.91%) React
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Python
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
5 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
6 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (27.27%) Sage
6 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 6 (27.27%) PHP
6 6 (27.27%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (27.27%) Apache Flex
6 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 6 (27.27%) Vue.js

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 6 (27.27%) WordPress
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Airflow
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) GitHub
2 6 (27.27%) Asana
2 6 (27.27%) AWS
3 5 (22.73%) Azure
4 4 (18.18%) dbt
4 4 (18.18%) Dropbox
4 4 (18.18%) GCP
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (18.18%) SaaS
4 4 (18.18%) Snowflake
5 2 (9.09%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (27.27%) Bitbucket
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) gulp
5 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.55%) Appium
6 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.55%) JMeter
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
6 1 (4.55%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) mountebank
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium
6 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
6 1 (4.55%) TestNG
6 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (59.09%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Lead Developer
2 6 (27.27%) WordPress Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Data Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Ajax
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) jQuery
1 9 (40.91%) React
2 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Flex
2 6 (27.27%) Laravel
2 6 (27.27%) Node.js
2 6 (27.27%) Vue.js
3 4 (18.18%) Django
3 4 (18.18%) Flask
3 4 (18.18%) Pandas
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (40.91%) User Experience
3 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 6 (27.27%) Xbox
4 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 4 (18.18%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Mac OS
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Data Privacy
4 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 6 (27.27%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) Data Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
7 2 (9.09%) Runbook
7 2 (9.09%) Task Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) ES6
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Postfix
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Ansible
1 4 (18.18%) Jamf Pro
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
1 4 (18.18%) Terraform
2 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco
1 6 (27.27%) Sage
1 6 (27.27%) WooCommerce
2 4 (18.18%) ESET
2 4 (18.18%) Google
2 4 (18.18%) Meraki
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) Sophos
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Black Duck
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper