Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
England > South East
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 221 179
Rank change year-on-year +86 -42 +46
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 171 354 528
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.09% 1.40% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.54% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 203 316 490
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +6.60% -1.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £67,625
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

SOLID is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,480 22,922 26,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.28% 90.44% 90.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6,107 18,459 21,777
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,350 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.43% - +5.00%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in the South East

SOLID
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SOLID in the South East

SOLID
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOLID in the South East over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SOLID in the South East

SOLID
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 SOLID within the South East region over the 6 months to 30 October 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
Thames Valley +162 69 £55,000 +10.00% 23
Berkshire +149 45 £57,500 +4.55% 13
West Sussex +80 35 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +65 21 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East Sussex -2 21 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Hampshire +6 18 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Surrey +66 14 £70,000 +27.27%
Kent +33 14 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Oxfordshire +59 3 £43,750 -2.78% 3
SOLID
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, IT jobs citing SOLID 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 SOLID.

1 131 (76.61%) C#
2 120 (70.18%) .NET
3 110 (64.33%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (54.97%) Azure
5 85 (49.71%) ASP.NET
6 82 (47.95%) HTML
7 81 (47.37%) SQL Server
8 79 (46.20%) React
8 79 (46.20%) .NET Core
9 78 (45.61%) CSS
10 72 (42.11%) JavaScript
10 72 (42.11%) DevOps
11 71 (41.52%) MVC
12 67 (39.18%) Microservices
13 61 (35.67%) SQL
14 58 (33.92%) Git (software)
15 54 (31.58%) TDD
16 52 (30.41%) NoSQL
17 51 (29.82%) .NET Framework
18 49 (28.65%) Entity Framework
18 49 (28.65%) ASP.NET MVC
19 47 (27.49%) jQuery
19 47 (27.49%) ASP.NET Core
20 46 (26.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 43 (25.15%) AngularJS
21 43 (25.15%) SOA
22 41 (23.98%) HTTP
22 41 (23.98%) Redux
23 40 (23.39%) RESTful
24 39 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SOLID
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 37 (21.64%) NServiceBus
2 8 (4.68%) CMS
2 8 (4.68%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.92%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.75%) IIS
4 3 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.17%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.17%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.17%) Confluence
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 94 (54.97%) Azure
2 36 (21.05%) AWS
2 36 (21.05%) IaaS
2 36 (21.05%) PaaS
3 23 (13.45%) SaaS
4 13 (7.60%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (7.60%) Serverless
5 2 (1.17%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.17%) GCP
6 1 (0.58%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.98%) HTTP
2 34 (19.88%) Skype
3 1 (0.58%) DNS
3 1 (0.58%) SSL
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 52 (30.41%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.85%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.68%) MySQL
7 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.34%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.17%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.17%) Redis
11 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 58 (33.92%) Git (software)
2 37 (21.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.68%) JIRA
5 7 (4.09%) NUnit
6 6 (3.51%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (2.34%) git-flow
8 4 (2.34%) Xcode
9 3 (1.75%) GitLab
9 3 (1.75%) Maven
9 3 (1.75%) Moq
9 3 (1.75%) MSTest
9 3 (1.75%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.17%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.17%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.17%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.17%) webpack
General
1 12 (7.02%) Finance
2 11 (6.43%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.17%) Law
3 2 (1.17%) Marketing
3 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (82.46%) Developer
2 73 (42.69%) .NET Developer
3 52 (30.41%) Senior Developer
4 48 (28.07%) C# Developer
5 35 (20.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (18.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 22 (12.87%) Software Developer
8 18 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (9.36%) C# Software Developer
9 16 (9.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 15 (8.77%) .NET Software Developer
10 15 (8.77%) AWS Developer
10 15 (8.77%) Lead Developer
11 13 (7.60%) Software Engineer
12 12 (7.02%) React Developer
13 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (5.26%) Java Developer
14 8 (4.68%) Consultant
14 8 (4.68%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (70.18%) .NET
2 85 (49.71%) ASP.NET
3 82 (47.95%) HTML
4 79 (46.20%) .NET Core
4 79 (46.20%) React
5 78 (45.61%) CSS
6 51 (29.82%) .NET Framework
7 49 (28.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (28.65%) Entity Framework
8 47 (27.49%) ASP.NET Core
8 47 (27.49%) jQuery
9 46 (26.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 43 (25.15%) AngularJS
11 41 (23.98%) Redux
12 40 (23.39%) RESTful
13 39 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 29 (16.96%) Node.js
15 19 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (11.11%) HTML5
15 19 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.43%) User Experience
2 8 (4.68%) iPhone
2 8 (4.68%) Renewable Energy
3 3 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.17%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.17%) NHS
4 2 (1.17%) Wiki
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.58%) EPoS
5 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.19%) Linux
2 12 (7.02%) Android
2 12 (7.02%) Windows
3 1 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (64.33%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (42.11%) DevOps
3 71 (41.52%) MVC
4 67 (39.18%) Microservices
5 54 (31.58%) TDD
6 43 (25.15%) SOA
7 37 (21.64%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 34 (19.88%) Software Engineering
9 30 (17.54%) OO
10 29 (16.96%) Test Automation
11 28 (16.37%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 27 (15.79%) BDD
13 25 (14.62%) Scrum
14 19 (11.11%) Front End Development
14 19 (11.11%) OOP
15 17 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (9.36%) Web Development
17 14 (8.19%) OWASP
18 13 (7.60%) API Design
18 13 (7.60%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (76.61%) C#
2 72 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 61 (35.67%) SQL
4 20 (11.70%) TypeScript
5 14 (8.19%) Java
6 9 (5.26%) C++
6 9 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.92%) ES6
7 5 (2.92%) PHP
8 3 (1.75%) Python
9 2 (1.17%) Go
9 2 (1.17%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.17%) Ruby
9 2 (1.17%) Scala
9 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) Elm
Qualifications
1 10 (5.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.17%) NIST
1 2 (1.17%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (12.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (7.60%) Terraform
2 10 (5.85%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.17%) Ansible
4 1 (0.58%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (8.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.92%) Apple
2 5 (2.92%) Facebook
3 4 (2.34%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.34%) Telstra
4 2 (1.17%) BT
4 2 (1.17%) Google