Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 324 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Permanent jobs citing Slack 14 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.13% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.71% 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 0
South West median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £49,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.68% -10.45% -21.43%

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 1,976 1,229 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.61% 11.92% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,076 765
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 6 £25,000 -37.50% 3
Slack
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Slack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Slack.

1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) Google
2 10 (71.43%) RESTful
2 10 (71.43%) GitHub
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Retail
4 8 (57.14%) Python
4 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (57.14%) JIRA
5 7 (50.00%) DevOps
5 7 (50.00%) User Experience
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (42.86%) XML
6 6 (42.86%) HTML
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) PHP
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) OO
7 5 (35.71%) Apache
7 5 (35.71%) OAuth
7 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
7 5 (35.71%) JSON
7 5 (35.71%) PHP 5
7 5 (35.71%) Apache Solr
7 5 (35.71%) SaaS

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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Apache Solr
1 5 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (35.71%) nginx
2 3 (21.43%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) GitHub
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) G Suite
4 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (35.71%) Heroku
4 5 (35.71%) SaaS
5 3 (21.43%) Algolia
5 3 (21.43%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) Redis
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
3 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) Gatling
3 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
3 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) JMeter
3 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
3 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) Mockito
3 3 (21.43%) Protractor
3 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (21.43%) TestComplete
3 3 (21.43%) The Grinder
3 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 3 (21.43%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) RESTful
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) JSON
3 5 (35.71%) Kafka
3 5 (35.71%) Laravel
3 5 (35.71%) OAuth
3 5 (35.71%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) LAMP
5 3 (21.43%) Nightwatchjs
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Symfony
6 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Fintech
2 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
4 5 (35.71%) Server Patching
4 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) PHP 5
4 5 (35.71%) PHP 7
5 4 (28.57%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) COBOL
6 3 (21.43%) Groovy
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Pascal
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) ES6
8 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) CA
2 3 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Micro Focus
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Zend