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 advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Skills over the 6 months to 1 December 2023 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
1 Dec 2023
Same period 2022 Same period 2021
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Social Skills 1,010 1,846 1,646
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 21.35% 22.82% 22.48%
As % of the General category 38.34% 34.52% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 660 920 943
10th Percentile £26,677 £25,750 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,733 £30,932 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.18%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,088 £60,000
90th Percentile £84,056 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

All General Skills
South West

Social Skills is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,634 5,347 4,241
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 55.69% 66.10% 57.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,792 2,869 2,587
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,838 £35,000 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,715 £76,520
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - - +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 1 December 2023.

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 1 December 2023. 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 +1 469 £57,500 +13.21% 345
Gloucestershire -8 183 £50,000 +11.11% 104
Wiltshire -4 128 £45,000 +4.05% 98
Devon -2 85 £42,500 +18.06% 90
Somerset -2 61 £29,000 -15.10% 103
Dorset -1 55 £60,000 +41.18% 74
Cornwall 0 6 £30,000 +10.09% 17
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 34 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.68%) Confluence
3 14 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 10 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (0.89%) Apache
6 6 (0.59%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.50%) CMS
8 4 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (0.40%) Luigi
9 3 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.099%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.099%) IIS
11 1 (0.099%) Jetty
11 1 (0.099%) Tomcat
Applications
1 83 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.59%) OrCAD
7 4 (0.40%) Windchill
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.20%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.20%) Maya
9 2 (0.20%) Mudbox
9 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.20%) ZBrush
10 1 (0.099%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.099%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 12 (1.19%) Primavera
2 8 (0.79%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 7 (0.69%) SAP QM
4 5 (0.50%) Cloudability
5 4 (0.40%) Magento
5 4 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.20%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.20%) SAP CS
6 2 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.20%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.099%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.099%) HFM
7 1 (0.099%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.099%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.099%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.099%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.099%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 176 (17.43%) Azure
2 146 (14.46%) AWS
3 97 (9.60%) Microsoft 365
4 74 (7.33%) Power Platform
5 47 (4.65%) GCP
6 32 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 31 (3.07%) Entra ID
8 23 (2.28%) SaaS
9 19 (1.88%) Serverless
10 18 (1.78%) WhatsApp
11 17 (1.68%) Azure DevOps
12 15 (1.49%) Power Automate
12 15 (1.49%) Snowflake
13 13 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (0.99%) Google Analytics
14 10 (0.99%) OpenShift
15 9 (0.89%) PowerApps
16 8 (0.79%) IaaS
17 7 (0.69%) PaaS
18 6 (0.59%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 69 (6.83%) Firewall
2 56 (5.54%) DNS
3 53 (5.25%) WAN
4 51 (5.05%) TCP/IP
5 46 (4.55%) DHCP
6 32 (3.17%) Wireless
7 31 (3.07%) SD-WAN
8 30 (2.97%) HTTP
9 29 (2.87%) VPN
10 26 (2.57%) BGP
10 26 (2.57%) OSPF
11 25 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (2.08%) MPLS
13 20 (1.98%) BIG-IP
14 19 (1.88%) LAN
15 18 (1.78%) Network Security
16 15 (1.49%) Software-Defined Radio
16 15 (1.49%) VoIP
17 14 (1.39%) Internet
17 14 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (6.93%) Power BI
2 65 (6.44%) SQL Server
3 45 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (2.38%) Tableau
5 21 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.68%) Big Data
6 17 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (1.58%) Hadoop
8 13 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.19%) Metadata
9 12 (1.19%) MySQL
9 12 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (1.09%) Data Lake
10 11 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.99%) Star Schema
12 9 (0.89%) BigQuery
13 7 (0.69%) Data Hub
14 6 (0.59%) Delta Lake
14 6 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.59%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 46 (4.55%) JIRA
2 34 (3.37%) Git
3 24 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.29%) Selenium
5 10 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (0.79%) LabVIEW
7 7 (0.69%) Bitbucket
7 7 (0.69%) Cypress.io
7 7 (0.69%) GitLab
7 7 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.50%) Subversion
8 5 (0.50%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.40%) AutoIt
9 4 (0.40%) eggPlant
9 4 (0.40%) Maven
10 3 (0.30%) JUnit
10 3 (0.30%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.30%) Spinnaker
10 3 (0.30%) TestRail
General
1 268 (26.53%) Finance
2 148 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (9.41%) Banking
4 94 (9.31%) Retail
5 92 (9.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 89 (8.81%) Presentation Skills
7 51 (5.05%) Influencing Skills
8 42 (4.16%) Marketing
9 40 (3.96%) Organisational Skills
10 37 (3.66%) Legal
11 36 (3.56%) Aerospace
12 34 (3.37%) Local Government
13 32 (3.17%) Manufacturing
13 32 (3.17%) Public Sector
14 29 (2.87%) Military
15 18 (1.78%) Games
16 17 (1.68%) Law
17 16 (1.58%) Aviation
18 15 (1.49%) Telecoms
19 13 (1.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 159 (15.74%) Architect
2 113 (11.19%) Analyst
2 113 (11.19%) Senior
3 85 (8.42%) Lead
4 84 (8.32%) Developer
5 82 (8.12%) Solutions Architect
6 66 (6.53%) Project Manager
7 43 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 41 (4.06%) IT Manager
9 36 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
10 28 (2.77%) Software Engineer
11 27 (2.67%) Data Engineer
12 26 (2.57%) IT Support
13 25 (2.48%) IT Engineer
14 24 (2.38%) Business Manager
14 24 (2.38%) Graduate
15 23 (2.28%) IT Project Manager
16 22 (2.18%) Development Manager
16 22 (2.18%) Presales Solution Architect
17 21 (2.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (7.13%) HTML
2 60 (5.94%) .NET
3 33 (3.27%) OpenID
3 33 (3.27%) SAML
4 26 (2.57%) ASP.NET
5 25 (2.48%) CSS
5 25 (2.48%) Kafka
6 23 (2.28%) AngularJS
6 23 (2.28%) REST
7 21 (2.08%) React
8 18 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (1.49%) Node.js
9 15 (1.49%) Vue
10 12 (1.19%) HTML5
11 11 (1.09%) Apache NiFi
11 11 (1.09%) Web Services
12 9 (0.89%) Express.js
12 9 (0.89%) PySpark
12 9 (0.89%) RESTful
13 8 (0.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 79 (7.82%) Self-Motivation
2 39 (3.86%) Cloud Native
2 39 (3.86%) Cyberattack
3 34 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.27%) Data Centre
4 33 (3.27%) Public Cloud
5 28 (2.77%) NHS
6 27 (2.67%) Driving Licence
6 27 (2.67%) Product Ownership
7 18 (1.78%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.58%) Private Cloud
9 15 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (0.99%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.89%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.79%) Data Fabric
13 8 (0.79%) GNSS
14 7 (0.69%) Biopharmaceutical
14 7 (0.69%) Distributed Systems
14 7 (0.69%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 131 (12.97%) Windows
2 87 (8.61%) Linux
3 35 (3.47%) Windows Server
4 30 (2.97%) Unix
5 24 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 19 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.39%) Android
8 10 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.79%) Windows Server 2019
10 7 (0.69%) Solaris
10 7 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
11 6 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.50%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.20%) HPUX
14 2 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (31.39%) Problem-Solving
2 289 (28.61%) Agile
3 133 (13.17%) Actionable Insight
4 127 (12.57%) DevOps
5 126 (12.48%) Project Management
6 118 (11.68%) Coaching
7 112 (11.09%) Mentoring
8 111 (10.99%) Analytics
8 111 (10.99%) Software Engineering
9 107 (10.59%) Technical Leadership
10 101 (10.00%) Customer Service
11 91 (9.01%) ITIL
12 87 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
13 83 (8.22%) CI/CD
14 78 (7.72%) Roadmaps
15 76 (7.52%) SDLC
16 74 (7.33%) Cybersecurity
17 70 (6.93%) Decision-Making
18 69 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
18 69 (6.83%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 119 (11.78%) Python
2 110 (10.89%) SQL
3 74 (7.33%) C#
4 62 (6.14%) Java
5 61 (6.04%) JavaScript
6 33 (3.27%) C++
7 30 (2.97%) Bash
8 27 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 24 (2.38%) C
9 24 (2.38%) PHP
10 18 (1.78%) MATLAB
11 14 (1.39%) TypeScript
12 12 (1.19%) Data Analysis Expressions
12 12 (1.19%) VBA
13 8 (0.79%) Embedded C
14 7 (0.69%) Go
14 7 (0.69%) Scala
15 6 (0.59%) Ruby
16 5 (0.50%) Perl
17 4 (0.40%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 244 (24.16%) Security Cleared
2 190 (18.81%) Degree
3 120 (11.88%) SC Cleared
4 61 (6.04%) DV Cleared
5 49 (4.85%) AWS Certification
6 32 (3.17%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 27 (2.67%) TOGAF Certification
8 26 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 21 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
10 18 (1.78%) DBS Check
11 16 (1.58%) CISSP
12 15 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (1.39%) CISM
13 14 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (1.29%) Master's Degree
15 10 (0.99%) HND
16 8 (0.79%) PMP
17 7 (0.69%) Azure Certification
17 7 (0.69%) CCNA
17 7 (0.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.54%) QA
2 32 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 24 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.98%) PMO
5 19 (1.88%) SLA
6 15 (1.49%) GDPR
7 14 (1.39%) Accessibility
8 10 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.89%) Actionable Recommendations
10 6 (0.59%) NIST
11 5 (0.50%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.40%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.40%) NCSC
13 3 (0.30%) Def Stans
13 3 (0.30%) IEC 61508
14 2 (0.20%) GRC
14 2 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.20%) MISRA
14 2 (0.20%) MISRA C
System Software
1 56 (5.54%) Docker
2 51 (5.05%) Active Directory
3 33 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (1.29%) Firmware
6 5 (0.50%) HDFS
6 5 (0.50%) vSphere
7 4 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.30%) KVM
9 2 (0.20%) NFS
9 2 (0.20%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.099%) QEMU
10 1 (0.099%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 57 (5.64%) Terraform
2 50 (4.95%) Kubernetes
3 23 (2.28%) FortiGate
4 20 (1.98%) Ansible
5 17 (1.68%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (0.69%) Puppet
7 6 (0.59%) Nagios
7 6 (0.59%) Progress Chef
7 6 (0.59%) SCCM
8 5 (0.50%) Grafana
8 5 (0.50%) Oozie
9 4 (0.40%) Packer
10 3 (0.30%) Istio
11 2 (0.20%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.20%) Podman
11 2 (0.20%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.20%) VxRail
12 1 (0.099%) SCOM
Vendors
1 169 (16.73%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.16%) Google
3 40 (3.96%) VMware
4 36 (3.56%) Cisco
5 35 (3.47%) Oracle
6 23 (2.28%) SAP
7 22 (2.18%) F5
7 22 (2.18%) Meraki
8 21 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 21 (2.08%) Fortinet
9 20 (1.98%) ServiceNow
10 18 (1.78%) Teradata
11 17 (1.68%) Atlassian
12 14 (1.39%) Splunk
13 11 (1.09%) NetApp
13 11 (1.09%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.99%) Apple
14 10 (0.99%) Citrix
14 10 (0.99%) Salesforce
15 8 (0.79%) Databricks