Period
to 18 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Greenfield Project in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Greenfield Project over the 6 months to 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Greenfield Project
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 86 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Greenfield Project 1,320 2,413 2,834
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.73% 3.40% 3.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.21% 9.34% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,523 2,393 2,724
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

Greenfield Project is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,934 25,836 32,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 36.57% 36.45% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9,773 19,897 24,363
Median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,420 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Greenfield Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Greenfield Project in the UK excluding London

Greenfield Project
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Greenfield Project in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Greenfield Project in the UK excluding London

Greenfield Project
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Greenfield Project in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Greenfield Project in the UK excluding London

Greenfield Project
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 Greenfield Project within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2021. 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
North of England +2 465 £50,000 +5.26% 120
South East +3 331 £50,000 -6.54% 67
Midlands +9 212 £47,500 +2.70% 45
North West -7 206 £50,000 +5.26% 67
Yorkshire +5 187 £52,500 +10.53% 42
South West -4 130 £49,000 +8.89% 29
West Midlands +11 120 £45,000 -3.74% 34
East Midlands +9 92 £50,000 +9.29% 11
Scotland -9 78 £52,500 +23.53% 19
North East +39 72 £47,500 +35.71% 11
East of England +66 69 £60,000 +18.81% 27
Northern Ireland +34 22 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Wales +37 13 £45,000 +33.33% 8
Greenfield Project
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, IT jobs citing Greenfield Project 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Greenfield Project.

1 550 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (41.44%) JavaScript
3 415 (31.44%) .NET
4 411 (31.14%) C#
5 318 (24.09%) HTML
6 317 (24.02%) CSS
7 310 (23.48%) Azure
8 303 (22.95%) DevOps
9 274 (20.76%) AWS
10 255 (19.32%) React
11 251 (19.02%) SQL
12 231 (17.50%) AngularJS
13 228 (17.27%) SQL Server
14 213 (16.14%) Software Engineering
15 212 (16.06%) Java
16 208 (15.76%) MVC
17 206 (15.61%) Microservices
18 195 (14.77%) .NET Core
19 190 (14.39%) ASP.NET
20 187 (14.17%) MySQL
21 168 (12.73%) Docker
22 158 (11.97%) Git (software)
23 157 (11.89%) TDD
24 154 (11.67%) PHP
25 144 (10.91%) Finance
26 143 (10.83%) Front End Development
27 141 (10.68%) Microsoft
28 137 (10.38%) Node.js
29 136 (10.30%) Python
30 127 (9.62%) Linux

Greenfield Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 74 (5.61%) Apache
2 47 (3.56%) CMS
3 40 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 32 (2.42%) WordPress
5 23 (1.74%) Kentico
5 23 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
6 18 (1.36%) EPiServer
6 18 (1.36%) OpenStack
7 16 (1.21%) IIS
8 12 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.61%) nginx
10 6 (0.45%) Drupal
10 6 (0.45%) NServiceBus
11 5 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
11 5 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.30%) WinCC
13 3 (0.23%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.23%) Tornado
14 2 (0.15%) Confluence
15 1 (0.076%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.15%) Sketch
4 1 (0.076%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.076%) Figma
4 1 (0.076%) InVision
4 1 (0.076%) Marvel
4 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.076%) Simulink
4 1 (0.076%) UXPin
4 1 (0.076%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 16 (1.21%) Shopify
2 15 (1.14%) nopCommerce
3 6 (0.45%) Magento
4 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.23%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.23%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.076%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.076%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.076%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 310 (23.48%) Azure
2 274 (20.76%) AWS
3 66 (5.00%) GCP
3 66 (5.00%) SaaS
4 27 (2.05%) Serverless
5 23 (1.74%) Power Platform
6 21 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 18 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.06%) OpenShift
10 11 (0.83%) Office 365
11 10 (0.76%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
11 10 (0.76%) Firebase
12 9 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.68%) IaaS
13 7 (0.53%) GitHub
13 7 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.44%) HTTP
2 17 (1.29%) Firewall
3 7 (0.53%) DNS
4 6 (0.45%) Broadband
4 6 (0.45%) DHCP
4 6 (0.45%) Internet
4 6 (0.45%) Wireless
5 5 (0.38%) Intranet
6 4 (0.30%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.30%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.30%) VPN
7 3 (0.23%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.23%) SSL
7 3 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.15%) Network Security
9 1 (0.076%) 3G
9 1 (0.076%) DSL
9 1 (0.076%) TETRA
9 1 (0.076%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (17.27%) SQL Server
2 187 (14.17%) MySQL
3 49 (3.71%) NoSQL
4 47 (3.56%) Relational Database
5 43 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 25 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (1.74%) Power BI
9 22 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.06%) SQL Server 2019
12 11 (0.83%) Big Data
12 11 (0.83%) Tableau
13 10 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (0.76%) SQLite
14 9 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
15 7 (0.53%) BigQuery
16 6 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (0.45%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 158 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 60 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 56 (4.24%) JIRA
4 50 (3.79%) Bitbucket
5 27 (2.05%) Selenium
6 23 (1.74%) TeamCity
7 21 (1.59%) Xcode
8 20 (1.52%) PHPUnit
9 15 (1.14%) Android Studio
9 15 (1.14%) NUnit
9 15 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
9 15 (1.14%) Visual Studio
10 14 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.83%) SpecFlow
12 9 (0.68%) GitLab
12 9 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (0.61%) Cypress.io
14 7 (0.53%) Ant
14 7 (0.53%) Maven
15 6 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 144 (10.91%) Finance
2 94 (7.12%) Games
3 32 (2.42%) Banking
3 32 (2.42%) Public Sector
4 30 (2.27%) Marketing
5 22 (1.67%) Law
5 22 (1.67%) Retail
6 12 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 9 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.53%) Electronics
9 7 (0.53%) Legal
10 5 (0.38%) Back Office
10 5 (0.38%) Local Government
11 3 (0.23%) Advertising
11 3 (0.23%) Front Office
11 3 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.15%) Police
12 2 (0.15%) Publishing
13 1 (0.076%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 839 (63.56%) Developer
2 200 (15.15%) Senior Developer
3 169 (12.80%) .NET Developer
4 126 (9.55%) C# Developer
5 123 (9.32%) Software Developer
6 116 (8.79%) Software Engineer
7 106 (8.03%) React Developer
8 96 (7.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 84 (6.36%) Full Stack Developer
10 83 (6.29%) PHP Developer
11 75 (5.68%) DevOps Engineer
12 74 (5.61%) Java Developer
13 66 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 56 (4.24%) C# Software Developer
15 54 (4.09%) .NET Software Developer
16 53 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
17 52 (3.94%) JavaScript Developer
18 43 (3.26%) Lead Developer
19 40 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
20 39 (2.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (31.44%) .NET
2 318 (24.09%) HTML
3 317 (24.02%) CSS
4 255 (19.32%) React
5 231 (17.50%) AngularJS
6 195 (14.77%) .NET Core
7 190 (14.39%) ASP.NET
8 137 (10.38%) Node.js
9 118 (8.94%) jQuery
10 112 (8.48%) .NET Framework
10 112 (8.48%) Vue.js
11 87 (6.59%) HTML5
12 85 (6.44%) Redux
13 83 (6.29%) Laravel
14 79 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 78 (5.91%) Kafka
16 77 (5.83%) REST
17 75 (5.68%) RESTful
18 65 (4.92%) Apache Flex
19 64 (4.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.20%) User Experience
2 93 (7.05%) Mobile App
3 32 (2.42%) Algorithms
4 26 (1.97%) NHS
5 16 (1.21%) Public Cloud
6 14 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (0.98%) Xbox
8 12 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.61%) Clustering
10 8 (0.61%) Life Science
10 8 (0.61%) Reinsurance
10 8 (0.61%) Replication
11 7 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (0.53%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.45%) CUDA
12 6 (0.45%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.38%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 127 (9.62%) Linux
2 60 (4.55%) Windows
3 53 (4.02%) Android
4 45 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 25 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (1.74%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.83%) CentOS
8 6 (0.45%) Debian
9 5 (0.38%) Unix
10 2 (0.15%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.076%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.076%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (22.95%) DevOps
3 213 (16.14%) Software Engineering
4 208 (15.76%) MVC
5 206 (15.61%) Microservices
6 157 (11.89%) TDD
7 143 (10.83%) Front End Development
8 117 (8.86%) Mentoring
9 108 (8.18%) E-Commerce
10 107 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
11 97 (7.35%) Test Automation
12 93 (7.05%) Web Development
13 86 (6.52%) Infrastructure as Code
14 82 (6.21%) OO
15 81 (6.14%) Scrum
16 79 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
17 77 (5.83%) Fintech
17 77 (5.83%) SDLC
18 69 (5.23%) Coaching
18 69 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 547 (41.44%) JavaScript
2 411 (31.14%) C#
3 251 (19.02%) SQL
4 212 (16.06%) Java
5 154 (11.67%) PHP
6 136 (10.30%) Python
7 87 (6.59%) TypeScript
8 60 (4.55%) Go
9 40 (3.03%) Kotlin
10 38 (2.88%) ES6
10 38 (2.88%) T-SQL
11 34 (2.58%) C++
12 24 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 23 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 21 (1.59%) Java 8
15 18 (1.36%) PowerShell
16 13 (0.98%) PHP 7
16 13 (0.98%) Ruby
16 13 (0.98%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.91%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 47 (3.56%) Security Cleared
2 42 (3.18%) SC Cleared
3 33 (2.50%) Degree
4 15 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (0.91%) PhD
6 2 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.15%) HNC
6 2 (0.15%) HND
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.076%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.076%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.076%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.48%) QA
2 14 (1.06%) WAI
3 4 (0.30%) GDPR
3 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
System Software
1 168 (12.73%) Docker
2 7 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.45%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.30%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.15%) vSphere
5 2 (0.15%) Xen
6 1 (0.076%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.076%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 110 (8.33%) Ansible
2 91 (6.89%) Kubernetes
3 75 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
4 54 (4.09%) Terraform
5 49 (3.71%) Puppet
6 29 (2.20%) Prometheus
7 21 (1.59%) Graphite
7 21 (1.59%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
8 8 (0.61%) Grafana
9 3 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.15%) Nessus
10 2 (0.15%) Packer
10 2 (0.15%) Salt
11 1 (0.076%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.076%) Kibana
11 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 141 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 49 (3.71%) Google
3 30 (2.27%) Oracle
4 26 (1.97%) Sitecore
5 23 (1.74%) Red Hat
6 19 (1.44%) Zend
7 13 (0.98%) Xamarin
8 10 (0.76%) VMware
9 9 (0.68%) New Relic
10 8 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.61%) SAP
11 6 (0.45%) Hitachi
11 6 (0.45%) Sun
12 5 (0.38%) Adobe
12 5 (0.38%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.30%) Databricks
13 4 (0.30%) Forcepoint
13 4 (0.30%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.30%) Solace
14 3 (0.23%) AppDynamics