Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 324 341
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 -
Permanent jobs citing Slack 28 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.099% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.35% 0.57% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 11
South West median annual salary £29,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.27% +69.23% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £36,450 £28,750
90th Percentile £29,500 £57,500 £40,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 2,080 1,747 1,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.33% 17.34% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,731 1,475 1,043
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +7.29%

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
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 20 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 +31 19 - - 3
Wiltshire - 8 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £29,000 -
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Kafka
3 16 (57.14%) Retail
4 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
5 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 11 (39.29%) G Suite
6 11 (39.29%) Open Source
6 11 (39.29%) Google
6 11 (39.29%) JIRA
7 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 10 (35.71%) Scala
7 10 (35.71%) Functional Programming
7 10 (35.71%) GoCD
7 10 (35.71%) CircleCI
8 9 (32.14%) Office 365
9 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Microservices
9 8 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
10 7 (25.00%) Games
10 7 (25.00%) Confluence
10 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
10 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
10 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
11 6 (21.43%) Node.js
11 6 (21.43%) GitHub
11 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (21.43%) Blog

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 7 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) G Suite
2 9 (32.14%) Office 365
3 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (21.43%) GitHub
3 6 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
1 3 (10.71%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (10.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) JIRA
2 10 (35.71%) CircleCI
2 10 (35.71%) GoCD
3 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 16 (57.14%) Retail
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 5 (17.86%) Engineering Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Software Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) OAT Manager
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Manager
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Test Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) Kafka
2 6 (21.43%) Node.js
3 3 (10.71%) Akka
3 3 (10.71%) Play Framework
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Blog
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
3 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 11 (39.29%) Open Source
5 10 (35.71%) Functional Programming
6 8 (28.57%) Microservices
6 8 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
7 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 5 (17.86%) Decision-Making
9 3 (10.71%) ERP
9 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
10 1 (3.57%) Content Management
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Scala
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.71%) Clojure
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
1 3 (10.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) Workday
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) hybris
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP