Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 324 356
Rank change year-on-year +9 +32 -
Permanent jobs citing Slack 19 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.14% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.91% 0.91% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 2
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
England median annual salary £62,500 £49,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +26.90% -10.45% +10.00%

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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,078 1,648 1,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.30% 15.74% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,784 1,384 947
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,385 £25,575 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,950 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Slack in the South West

Slack
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Slack in the South West

Slack
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Slack in the South West over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Slack in the South West

Slack
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 Slack within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 July 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 +9 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Somerset - 2 £46,250 -
Gloucestershire +12 1 £29,000 -17.14%
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 West region with a requirement for Slack.

1 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
2 9 (47.37%) Scala
2 9 (47.37%) JIRA
2 9 (47.37%) Kafka
2 9 (47.37%) Games
2 9 (47.37%) Functional Programming
2 9 (47.37%) GoCD
2 9 (47.37%) CircleCI
3 8 (42.11%) Disruptive Innovation
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Use Case
6 4 (21.05%) User Stories
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Maven
7 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
7 3 (15.79%) Confluence
7 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
7 3 (15.79%) REST
7 3 (15.79%) Jenkins

Slack
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 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Alfresco
2 2 (10.53%) GeoServer
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) InfluxDB
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) CircleCI
1 9 (47.37%) GoCD
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) Mockito
4 2 (10.53%) Gatling
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (47.37%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Kafka
2 3 (15.79%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
3 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) JMS
3 2 (10.53%) JSF
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) XHTML
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) Akka
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Avro
4 1 (5.26%) Nightwatchjs
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Scalaz
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) RIA
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Blog
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
2 9 (47.37%) Functional Programming
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Disruptive Innovation
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Use Case
5 4 (21.05%) User Stories
6 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Test Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) UX Design
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Scala
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) COBOL
4 1 (5.26%) Groovy
4 1 (5.26%) Lisp
4 1 (5.26%) Pascal
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GCP
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.26%) Grafana
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) CA
1 1 (5.26%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) IBM
1 1 (5.26%) Micro Focus
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.26%) SAP