Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 409 486 520
Rank change year-on-year +77 +34 +45
Permanent jobs citing Slack 60 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.87% 0.58% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 21 36
South East median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -14.29% +50.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £32,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £71,750
England median annual salary £63,079 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.15% -4.55% +11.68%

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 6,864 6,327 6,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.57% 23.67% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5,818 5,275 5,418
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £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 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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +48 31 £65,000 +83.10%
Surrey +38 18 £53,000 +41.33% 2
Thames Valley +46 6 £71,750 +19.58% 5
Oxfordshire +21 5 £75,000 +25.00% 3
Kent -8 3 £32,500 -40.91%
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire +24 1 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 47 (78.33%) JIRA
2 38 (63.33%) Confluence
3 33 (55.00%) TDD
4 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (48.33%) C#
5 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
5 29 (48.33%) GitHub
6 27 (45.00%) Azure
7 26 (43.33%) DevOps
8 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
8 25 (41.67%) Git (software)
8 25 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 25 (41.67%) CRM
8 25 (41.67%) .NET
9 20 (33.33%) Scrum
10 19 (31.67%) HTML
10 19 (31.67%) Puppet
10 19 (31.67%) Docker
11 18 (30.00%) Migration
12 17 (28.33%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (26.67%) BDD
13 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
14 15 (25.00%) CSS
14 15 (25.00%) Coaching
15 14 (23.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (21.67%) Cucumber
16 13 (21.67%) Microservices
16 13 (21.67%) TypeScript
16 13 (21.67%) Self-Motivation
17 12 (20.00%) Project Management

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 38 (63.33%) Confluence
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.67%) WordPress
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) nginx
5 1 (1.67%) CMS
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) InVision
Business Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (48.33%) GitHub
2 27 (45.00%) Azure
3 2 (3.33%) AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Datadog
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) BGP
1 5 (8.33%) DNS
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
1 5 (8.33%) OSPF
1 5 (8.33%) SAN
2 3 (5.00%) Skype
3 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.33%) Big Data
4 4 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (78.33%) JIRA
2 25 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 14 (23.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (21.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.33%) TestRail
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Back Office
2 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Automotive
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) .NET Developer
2 13 (21.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (21.67%) C# Developer
3 10 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Scrum Master
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.67%) CRM Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.67%) Junior
6 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) .NET
2 19 (31.67%) HTML
3 15 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (10.00%) jQuery
5 4 (6.67%) Node.js
5 4 (6.67%) Vue.js
6 2 (3.33%) Sass
7 1 (1.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.67%) PMI
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Robotics
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) TDD
2 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (43.33%) DevOps
4 25 (41.67%) CRM
5 20 (33.33%) Scrum
6 18 (30.00%) Migration
7 16 (26.67%) BDD
8 15 (25.00%) Coaching
9 13 (21.67%) Microservices
10 12 (20.00%) Project Management
10 12 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 8 (13.33%) Web Development
12 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
13 6 (10.00%) Front End Development
13 6 (10.00%) Product Management
14 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
14 5 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) C#
2 13 (21.67%) TypeScript
3 12 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (18.33%) SQL
5 8 (13.33%) PHP
6 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) CCNP
1 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) Postfix
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) Puppet
2 17 (28.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.67%) Ansible
3 7 (11.67%) Terraform
4 2 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) VMware
3 7 (11.67%) HP
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.33%) Cisco
4 5 (8.33%) F5
4 5 (8.33%) Juniper
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Black Duck
5 2 (3.33%) Mitel
5 2 (3.33%) ProCurve
5 2 (3.33%) Zend