Code Quality Jobs in the UK excluding London

Code Quality (Software Quality)
UK > UK excluding London

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London requiring Code Quality skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Code Quality over the 6 months leading up to 22 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
22 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 260 356 286
Rank change year-on-year +96 -70 +38
Permanent jobs citing Code Quality 793 471 930
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.99% 0.85% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.89% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 503 204 375
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,724 £38,100
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,173 £53,850 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.46% -10.25% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,375 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +3.70% +8.00%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London

Code Quality falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the UK excluding London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64,702 52,760 72,012
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 80.77% 95.48% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43,767 28,367 41,386
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +8.81%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%

Code Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Code Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Code Quality in the UK excluding London

Code Quality
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Code Quality in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Code Quality in the UK excluding London

Code Quality
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Code Quality in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Code Quality in the UK excluding London

Code Quality
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Code Quality within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
North of England +80 219 £55,000 - 19
North West +82 178 £50,000 -6.98% 13
South East +14 172 £60,000 +16.85% 22
Midlands +64 151 £55,000 +4.76% 24
South West +39 115 £60,000 +11.63% 16
East Midlands +29 89 £68,750 +37.50% 7
West Midlands +34 62 £50,000 -26.20% 17
East of England -13 54 £52,500 -4.55% 7
Scotland -58 50 £52,500 -30.00% 7
Yorkshire +26 33 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Wales +21 25 £52,686 -5.92% 5
North East -13 8 £55,173 -22.66% 2
Northern Ireland +14 7 £45,000 - 4
Code Quality
UK

Code Quality
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London 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 20 (2.52%) Apache
1 20 (2.52%) SAS
2 15 (1.89%) ArcGIS
3 10 (1.26%) CMS
4 6 (0.76%) WordPress
5 3 (0.38%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.25%) Confluence
6 2 (0.25%) Drupal
6 2 (0.25%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.25%) WinCC
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.13%) IIS
7 1 (0.13%) TYPO3
7 1 (0.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 26 (3.28%) Simulink
2 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.38%) Trello
3 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.25%) Autodesk Inventor
3 2 (0.25%) Fusion 360
3 2 (0.25%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 288 (36.32%) Azure
2 159 (20.05%) AWS
3 114 (14.38%) IBM Cloud
4 77 (9.71%) SaaS
5 44 (5.55%) GCP
6 33 (4.16%) Azure DevOps
7 30 (3.78%) GitHub
8 19 (2.40%) Serverless
9 16 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (2.02%) Dynamics 365
9 16 (2.02%) Power Platform
10 14 (1.77%) Amazon S3
11 10 (1.26%) PowerApps
12 9 (1.13%) BlazeMeter
13 8 (1.01%) WhatsApp
14 7 (0.88%) PaaS
15 6 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
16 5 (0.63%) AWS Fargate
16 5 (0.63%) AWS IoT
16 5 (0.63%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.63%) RS-485
1 5 (0.63%) Wireless
2 4 (0.50%) HTTP
2 4 (0.50%) Internet
2 4 (0.50%) RS-232
2 4 (0.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.50%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.25%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.25%) Modbus
3 2 (0.25%) Profibus
4 1 (0.13%) 4G
4 1 (0.13%) Broadband
4 1 (0.13%) DHCP
4 1 (0.13%) DNS
4 1 (0.13%) MQTT
4 1 (0.13%) RTP
4 1 (0.13%) VLAN
4 1 (0.13%) VoIP
4 1 (0.13%) VPN
4 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (19.67%) PostgreSQL
2 137 (17.28%) NoSQL
3 130 (16.39%) MongoDB
4 114 (14.38%) DB2
5 84 (10.59%) MySQL
6 64 (8.07%) SQL Server
7 61 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.40%) DynamoDB
9 18 (2.27%) GIS
10 13 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.64%) Power BI
11 11 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
12 10 (1.26%) Redis
13 8 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.50%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
16 3 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (0.38%) Big Data
16 3 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 109 (13.75%) Git
2 71 (8.95%) GitLab
3 26 (3.28%) Cucumber
3 26 (3.28%) JIRA
4 20 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.52%) Selenium
5 18 (2.27%) Cypress.io
5 18 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 16 (2.02%) JMeter
7 15 (1.89%) JUnit
8 12 (1.51%) TestNG
9 11 (1.39%) REST Assured
9 11 (1.39%) WebDriver
10 10 (1.26%) Maven
11 9 (1.13%) Gradle
11 9 (1.13%) Xcode
12 6 (0.76%) MSTest
12 6 (0.76%) Rational Rhapsody
13 4 (0.50%) Android Studio
13 4 (0.50%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 227 (28.63%) Social Skills
2 137 (17.28%) Public Sector
3 130 (16.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 76 (9.58%) Finance
5 52 (6.56%) Retail
6 48 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (4.67%) Electronics
8 33 (4.16%) Legal
9 32 (4.04%) Games
9 32 (4.04%) Marketing
10 20 (2.52%) Law
11 19 (2.40%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.89%) Automotive
12 15 (1.89%) Tech for Good
13 14 (1.77%) Aviation
14 12 (1.51%) Telecoms
15 8 (1.01%) Welsh Language
16 7 (0.88%) Banking
17 5 (0.63%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 328 (41.36%) Developer
2 151 (19.04%) Software Engineer
3 133 (16.77%) Lead
4 117 (14.75%) Full Stack Engineer
5 110 (13.87%) Azure Engineer
6 103 (12.99%) Senior
7 95 (11.98%) Software Developer
8 53 (6.68%) Lead Developer
9 52 (6.56%) Technical Leader
10 46 (5.80%) .NET Developer
10 46 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
11 43 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
12 33 (4.16%) Senior Developer
13 32 (4.04%) PHP Developer
14 28 (3.53%) QA Engineer
15 26 (3.28%) Embedded Developer
15 26 (3.28%) Embedded Software Developer
15 26 (3.28%) Tester
16 25 (3.15%) C# Developer
17 23 (2.90%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (35.18%) .NET
2 235 (29.63%) HTML
3 232 (29.26%) CSS
4 229 (28.88%) React
5 180 (22.70%) AngularJS
6 168 (21.19%) Web Services
7 163 (20.55%) REST
8 151 (19.04%) ASP.NET
9 149 (18.79%) Vue
10 136 (17.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 132 (16.65%) jQuery
12 130 (16.39%) ASP.NET Core
13 114 (14.38%) Backbone.js
13 114 (14.38%) Ember.js
14 81 (10.21%) RESTful
15 48 (6.05%) Node.js
16 45 (5.67%) .NET Core
17 44 (5.55%) JSON
18 42 (5.30%) Laravel
18 42 (5.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 139 (17.53%) Algorithms
2 132 (16.65%) Data Structures
3 116 (14.63%) e-Learning
4 114 (14.38%) Blockchain
4 114 (14.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 53 (6.68%) Private Cloud
6 42 (5.30%) Product Ownership
7 37 (4.67%) Mobile App
8 33 (4.16%) Management Information System
9 32 (4.04%) Legacy Systems
10 25 (3.15%) Embedded Systems
11 20 (2.52%) CMDB
12 18 (2.27%) IoT
13 17 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (2.02%) Satnav
15 14 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
16 13 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
16 13 (1.64%) Hackathon
17 12 (1.51%) Robotics
18 9 (1.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 171 (21.56%) Linux
2 145 (18.28%) Windows
3 139 (17.53%) Apple iOS
4 133 (16.77%) Android
5 25 (3.15%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.63%) FreeRTOS
7 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (52.08%) Agile
2 264 (33.29%) Full Stack Development
3 245 (30.90%) Problem-Solving
4 243 (30.64%) Software Engineering
5 223 (28.12%) Mentoring
6 189 (23.83%) Design Patterns
7 183 (23.08%) User Experience
8 174 (21.94%) MVC
8 174 (21.94%) OO
9 172 (21.69%) Web Development
10 159 (20.05%) SOLID
11 156 (19.67%) Coaching
12 154 (19.42%) OOP
13 146 (18.41%) DevOps
14 143 (18.03%) Artificial Intelligence
15 142 (17.91%) Test Automation
16 131 (16.52%) MVVM
17 127 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
18 125 (15.76%) Responsive Web Design
19 118 (14.88%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 340 (42.88%) JavaScript
2 273 (34.43%) C#
3 234 (29.51%) SQL
4 167 (21.06%) Java
5 125 (15.76%) Python
6 98 (12.36%) TypeScript
7 78 (9.84%) C
7 78 (9.84%) C++
8 73 (9.21%) PHP
9 24 (3.03%) Swift
10 20 (2.52%) Go
10 20 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 18 (2.27%) Kotlin
12 11 (1.39%) Embedded C
13 10 (1.26%) Apex Code
14 8 (1.01%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.88%) Rust
16 5 (0.63%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.50%) Ruby
17 4 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 152 (19.17%) Degree
2 105 (13.24%) Security Cleared
3 103 (12.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 37 (4.67%) SC Cleared
5 28 (3.53%) DV Cleared
6 26 (3.28%) Master's Degree
7 9 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.63%) Azure Certification
9 4 (0.50%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.38%) CITP
10 3 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.25%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 2 (0.25%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.25%) PhD
12 1 (0.13%) AWS Certified Developer
12 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (18.54%) QA
2 25 (3.15%) Software Quality Assurance
3 12 (1.51%) Accessibility
4 8 (1.01%) GDPR
5 5 (0.63%) Automotive SPICE
5 5 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.50%) Def Stans
6 4 (0.50%) IEC 61508
6 4 (0.50%) MISRA
6 4 (0.50%) MISRA C
7 3 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.38%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.38%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (10.84%) Docker
2 17 (2.14%) Firmware
3 4 (0.50%) Embedded Firmware
3 4 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 60 (7.57%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.63%) Grafana
2 5 (0.63%) Kibana
3 3 (0.38%) Terraform
4 2 (0.25%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 117 (14.75%) IBM
2 114 (14.38%) Red Hat
3 66 (8.32%) Microsoft
4 24 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 22 (2.77%) Xilinx
6 21 (2.65%) Oracle
7 20 (2.52%) Google
8 14 (1.77%) BT
9 10 (1.26%) Salesforce
10 9 (1.13%) Apple
10 9 (1.13%) TOWER Software
10 9 (1.13%) Xamarin
11 7 (0.88%) ESRI
12 3 (0.38%) F5
13 2 (0.25%) Autodesk
13 2 (0.25%) Rockwell
13 2 (0.25%) Siemens
14 1 (0.13%) Databricks
14 1 (0.13%) Netlify
14 1 (0.13%) Veracode