Social Skills Jobs in the South West

Social Skills (Interpersonal, Communication)
England > South West

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Skills in permanent job vacancies in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Social Skills over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Social Skills 1,867 1,659 2,056
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 19.22% 26.17% 22.06%
As % of the General category 38.05% 43.10% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,204 877 1,059
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,875 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

All General Skills
South West

Social Skills falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in the South West.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,907 3,849 5,993
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 50.53% 60.71% 64.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,212 2,361 3,347
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,238 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.47% +4.66% +1.05%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £81,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £53,205 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.33% - +4.35%

Social Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Social Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Social Skills in the South West

Social Skills
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Skills in the South West.

Salary trend for Social Skills in the South West

Social Skills
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Skills in the South West over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Social Skills in the South West

Social Skills
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 Social Skills within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol +1 580 £50,000 -9.09% 256
Gloucestershire -1 298 £42,500 -15.00% 120
Dorset -2 272 £50,000 -13.04% 57
Wiltshire +3 269 £46,500 +6.29% 59
Somerset 0 195 £41,500 +7.79% 161
Devon -2 184 £37,500 +23.23% 90
Cornwall +1 55 £39,005 -5.44% 25
Social Skills
England

Social Skills
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 84 (4.50%) SharePoint
2 68 (3.64%) Microsoft Exchange
3 43 (2.30%) Confluence
4 16 (0.86%) Apache
5 15 (0.80%) ArcGIS
6 7 (0.37%) CMS
6 7 (0.37%) JBoss
6 7 (0.37%) SAS
7 6 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
8 5 (0.27%) Luigi
8 5 (0.27%) nginx
9 4 (0.21%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.21%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.16%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.16%) Kentico
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 194 (10.39%) Microsoft Office
2 114 (6.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 51 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (0.64%) AutoCAD
6 12 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.43%) GNU Octave
8 6 (0.32%) Simulink
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle Smart View
10 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.21%) Sketch
11 3 (0.16%) Adobe XD
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.11%) Gliffy
12 2 (0.11%) SketchUp
12 2 (0.11%) Trello
13 1 (0.054%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.054%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 17 (0.91%) Maximo
2 8 (0.43%) NEC Housing
3 7 (0.37%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 5 (0.27%) HFM
4 5 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (0.27%) Magento
5 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.21%) Primavera
5 4 (0.21%) SAP PLM
5 4 (0.21%) Teamcenter
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 2 (0.11%) iTrent
7 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.054%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.054%) Salesforce CRM
8 1 (0.054%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.054%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 290 (15.53%) Azure
2 185 (9.91%) Microsoft 365
3 140 (7.50%) Power Platform
4 127 (6.80%) AWS
5 64 (3.43%) Azure DevOps
6 51 (2.73%) SaaS
7 41 (2.20%) PowerApps
8 40 (2.14%) Entra ID
9 38 (2.04%) Power Automate
10 28 (1.50%) GCP
11 24 (1.29%) OneDrive
12 19 (1.02%) Serverless
13 16 (0.86%) IaaS
14 13 (0.70%) Azure Functions
14 13 (0.70%) Snowflake
15 12 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
16 11 (0.59%) PaaS
17 10 (0.54%) GitHub
17 10 (0.54%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.75%) Firewall
2 67 (3.59%) WAN
3 41 (2.20%) Network Security
4 38 (2.04%) SD-WAN
5 37 (1.98%) DNS
6 36 (1.93%) 5G
7 34 (1.82%) LAN
8 33 (1.77%) VPN
9 30 (1.61%) TCP/IP
10 25 (1.34%) SAN
11 24 (1.29%) DHCP
12 23 (1.23%) Wireless
13 20 (1.07%) Broadband
14 19 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
15 18 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (0.86%) Internet
17 12 (0.64%) VoIP
18 8 (0.43%) OFDM
18 8 (0.43%) SSL
18 8 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (6.05%) Power BI
2 112 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (1.87%) Tableau
4 28 (1.50%) MySQL
5 27 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 19 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (0.91%) Data Lake
9 16 (0.86%) Data Mining
9 16 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (0.75%) Big Data
10 14 (0.75%) Qlik Sense
11 12 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
11 12 (0.64%) Electronic Patient Records
11 12 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (0.43%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.43%) Power Query
14 7 (0.37%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 99 (5.30%) Git
2 79 (4.23%) JIRA
3 17 (0.91%) Selenium
4 15 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (0.64%) TeamCity
6 9 (0.48%) Bitbucket
6 9 (0.48%) Cucumber
7 8 (0.43%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.43%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.37%) LabVIEW
8 7 (0.37%) MSTest
8 7 (0.37%) NUnit
9 6 (0.32%) RStudio
10 4 (0.21%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.21%) Mocha
10 4 (0.21%) Postman
10 4 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.21%) Toad
11 3 (0.16%) MSI
11 3 (0.16%) SpecFlow
General
1 407 (21.80%) Analytical Skills
2 380 (20.35%) Finance
3 198 (10.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 179 (9.59%) Law
5 165 (8.84%) Organisational Skills
6 144 (7.71%) Banking
7 129 (6.91%) Presentation Skills
8 127 (6.80%) Marketing
9 116 (6.21%) Investment Banking
10 114 (6.11%) Retail
11 83 (4.45%) Legal
12 78 (4.18%) Telecoms
13 69 (3.70%) Influencing Skills
14 68 (3.64%) Electronics
15 57 (3.05%) Manufacturing
16 56 (3.00%) Public Sector
17 47 (2.52%) Aerospace
18 46 (2.46%) Military
19 37 (1.98%) Fire and Rescue
20 26 (1.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 282 (15.10%) Analyst
2 233 (12.48%) Senior
3 210 (11.25%) Developer
4 127 (6.80%) Lead
5 121 (6.48%) Project Manager
6 116 (6.21%) Consultant
7 88 (4.71%) IT Support
8 80 (4.28%) Support Engineer
9 78 (4.18%) Architect
10 69 (3.70%) Senior Developer
11 62 (3.32%) Software Developer
12 57 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
13 56 (3.00%) IT Engineer
14 53 (2.84%) Software Engineer
15 51 (2.73%) Security Consultant
16 49 (2.62%) Administrator
17 48 (2.57%) IT Analyst
17 48 (2.57%) Service Analyst
18 47 (2.52%) .NET Developer
19 45 (2.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (6.00%) .NET
2 111 (5.95%) HTML
3 93 (4.98%) CSS
4 69 (3.70%) React
5 61 (3.27%) .NET Framework
6 57 (3.05%) .NET Core
7 54 (2.89%) ASP.NET
8 53 (2.84%) Entity Framework
9 40 (2.14%) AngularJS
10 39 (2.09%) Vue
11 32 (1.71%) LESS
12 30 (1.61%) Laravel
13 26 (1.39%) Node.js
14 22 (1.18%) RESTful
14 22 (1.18%) XML
15 20 (1.07%) REST
16 16 (0.86%) HTML5
17 14 (0.75%) Web Services
18 13 (0.70%) ASP.NET Core
19 12 (0.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 114 (6.11%) Self-Motivation
2 63 (3.37%) Driving Licence
3 52 (2.79%) Management Information System
3 52 (2.79%) Product Ownership
4 49 (2.62%) Onboarding
5 39 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 27 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
6 27 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (1.34%) Algorithms
8 24 (1.29%) Data Centre
9 23 (1.23%) Robotics
10 21 (1.12%) Cloud Native
11 20 (1.07%) Cyber Defence
11 20 (1.07%) Security Operations Centre
12 19 (1.02%) FPGA
12 19 (1.02%) Renewable Energy
13 17 (0.91%) OTC Derivatives
13 17 (0.91%) PMI
13 17 (0.91%) VHDL
13 17 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 263 (14.09%) Windows
2 153 (8.19%) Linux
3 71 (3.80%) Windows Server
4 65 (3.48%) Windows 10
5 29 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.02%) Android
7 19 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 19 (1.02%) Unix
7 19 (1.02%) Windows Server 2016
8 17 (0.91%) Mac OS
9 15 (0.80%) AIX
9 15 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.80%) Windows Server 2019
10 11 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.59%) VMS
10 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.48%) Debian
12 7 (0.37%) CentOS
13 5 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (33.85%) Problem-Solving
2 375 (20.09%) Agile
3 269 (14.41%) Project Management
4 249 (13.34%) Customer Service
5 224 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 186 (9.96%) Mentoring
7 153 (8.19%) DevOps
8 152 (8.14%) Coaching
9 151 (8.09%) Computer Science
10 143 (7.66%) Collaborative Working
11 136 (7.28%) ITIL
11 136 (7.28%) Project Delivery
12 127 (6.80%) Scrum
13 125 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
13 125 (6.70%) Software Engineering
13 125 (6.70%) Time Management
14 119 (6.37%) Cybersecurity
15 115 (6.16%) Analytics
16 107 (5.73%) Line Management
16 107 (5.73%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 238 (12.75%) SQL
2 156 (8.36%) Python
3 146 (7.82%) C#
4 131 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 97 (5.20%) Java
6 63 (3.37%) C++
7 60 (3.21%) C
8 42 (2.25%) PHP
9 34 (1.82%) PowerShell
10 31 (1.66%) TypeScript
11 30 (1.61%) T-SQL
12 28 (1.50%) MATLAB
13 21 (1.12%) Bash
14 18 (0.96%) VB
15 17 (0.91%) R
15 17 (0.91%) Tcl
16 14 (0.75%) Perl
16 14 (0.75%) VBA
17 11 (0.59%) Scala
18 9 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 470 (25.17%) Degree
2 266 (14.25%) Security Cleared
3 131 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 83 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 72 (3.86%) DV Cleared
6 65 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (2.36%) DBS Check
8 37 (1.98%) CIPD
9 34 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
10 25 (1.34%) PMI Certification
11 24 (1.29%) A+ Certification
11 24 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (1.02%) ISTQB
13 18 (0.96%) Master's Degree
13 18 (0.96%) MCP
14 16 (0.86%) HNC
14 16 (0.86%) HND
15 15 (0.80%) CCNA
16 13 (0.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (4.34%) QA
2 57 (3.05%) SLA
3 42 (2.25%) Data Quality
4 36 (1.93%) NIST
5 31 (1.66%) PMO
6 20 (1.07%) JSP 440
6 20 (1.07%) NIST 800
7 18 (0.96%) Accessibility
8 16 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
9 15 (0.80%) GDPR
10 14 (0.75%) IFRS
11 12 (0.64%) Def Stans
11 12 (0.64%) IEC 61508
11 12 (0.64%) ISO 9001
12 10 (0.54%) GAAP
12 10 (0.54%) NEBOSH
13 8 (0.43%) Actionable Recommendations
14 5 (0.27%) SEPA
14 5 (0.27%) TARGET2
System Software
1 157 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 45 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.50%) Docker
4 26 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 21 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.96%) Firmware
7 12 (0.64%) Embedded Firmware
8 10 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (0.43%) vSphere
10 4 (0.21%) Lustre
10 4 (0.21%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.16%) Kamailio
11 3 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.16%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.054%) KVM
13 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 23 (1.23%) Kubernetes
3 21 (1.12%) SCCM
4 18 (0.96%) Terraform
5 12 (0.64%) Backup Exec
5 12 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 11 (0.59%) Ansible
7 9 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.37%) Nagios
9 6 (0.32%) Icinga
9 6 (0.32%) Puppet
10 5 (0.27%) Graphite
10 5 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
10 5 (0.27%) Progress Chef
10 5 (0.27%) Rancher
11 4 (0.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 4 (0.21%) WSUS
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle Statspack
12 3 (0.16%) VxRail
13 2 (0.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 484 (25.92%) Microsoft
2 77 (4.12%) Oracle
3 61 (3.27%) VMware
4 29 (1.55%) Cisco
4 29 (1.55%) Google
5 26 (1.39%) Alteryx
5 26 (1.39%) IBM
6 21 (1.12%) Salesforce
7 20 (1.07%) Adobe
7 20 (1.07%) Databricks
8 19 (1.02%) SAP
9 16 (0.86%) ServiceNow
10 15 (0.80%) Xamarin
11 14 (0.75%) HP
12 13 (0.70%) Atlassian
12 13 (0.70%) SolarWinds
13 12 (0.64%) CA
13 12 (0.64%) Hitachi
13 12 (0.64%) NetApp
13 12 (0.64%) Veritas