Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Service Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Design over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Design
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 281 306
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 +24
Permanent jobs citing Service Design 58 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.56% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.52% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 20
South West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +19.32% -20.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £29,700 £20,750
90th Percentile £66,500 £66,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,032 £53,500
% change year-on-year +3.39% +8.47% -2.73%

Service Design 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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,506 9,262 9,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.18% 91.51% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7,753 7,639 8,217
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,870
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Service Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in the South West

Service Design
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Design in the South West.

Salary trend for Service Design in the South West

Service Design
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design in the South West over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Service Design in the South West

Service Design
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Design within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Bristol +17 25 £57,500 +60.84% 7
Wiltshire -6 18 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Somerset - 10 - -
Gloucestershire +1 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Service Design
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Service Design 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 West region with a requirement for Service Design.

1 33 (56.90%) ITIL
2 22 (37.93%) Finance
3 20 (34.48%) PRINCE2
3 20 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (32.76%) Service Management
5 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (27.59%) ITIL V3
7 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
8 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Project
8 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
9 13 (22.41%) Service Delivery
10 12 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (18.97%) Target Operating Model
11 11 (18.97%) ArchiMate
11 11 (18.97%) Software-Defined Networking
11 11 (18.97%) Customer Engagement
11 11 (18.97%) Cisco
12 10 (17.24%) Banking
12 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (15.52%) Degree
13 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (13.79%) Public Cloud
14 8 (13.79%) ITSM
14 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
15 7 (12.07%) Cognizant
15 7 (12.07%) Military
15 7 (12.07%) Business Development
15 7 (12.07%) Test Management

Service Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (5.17%) Captiva
1 3 (5.17%) CMS
1 3 (5.17%) Documentum
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Sonata
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Software-Defined Networking
2 4 (6.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.34%) JIRA
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (3.45%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Investment Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Military
4 3 (5.17%) Law
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Local Government
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Architect
2 14 (24.14%) Service Manager
3 12 (20.69%) Service Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Service Design Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Defect Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Designer
6 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Designer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior UX Designer
6 4 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Services Manager
6 4 (6.90%) UX Designer
7 3 (5.17%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Lead Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Service Design Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Technology Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Flash
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) Velocity
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.79%) Public Cloud
3 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
4 6 (10.34%) User Experience
5 3 (5.17%) Kindle
5 3 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.72%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) ITIL
2 20 (34.48%) PRINCE2
3 19 (32.76%) Service Management
4 18 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (27.59%) ITIL V3
6 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (22.41%) Service Delivery
8 11 (18.97%) ArchiMate
8 11 (18.97%) Customer Engagement
8 11 (18.97%) Target Operating Model
9 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.79%) ITSM
11 7 (12.07%) Business Development
11 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery Management
11 7 (12.07%) Test Management
12 6 (10.34%) Change Management
12 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (8.62%) Kanban
13 5 (8.62%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) C
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) ISEB
4 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) GDPR
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.90%) PMO
1 4 (6.90%) QA
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Ansible
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) Cognizant
4 4 (6.90%) Cadence
5 3 (5.17%) Google
5 3 (5.17%) Hyland
5 3 (5.17%) Kofax
5 3 (5.17%) OpenText
5 3 (5.17%) VMware
5 3 (5.17%) Xerox
6 2 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat