Period
to 4 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Police
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 551 653 773
Rank change year-on-year +102 +120 +67
Permanent jobs citing Police 123 205 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.25% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.76% 0.74% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 89 158 87
Median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.71% -17.81%
10th Percentile £34,478 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,250 £58,000
UK median annual salary £52,513 £42,495 £44,500
% change year-on-year +23.58% -4.51% -19.09%

Police 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16,259 27,880 37,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.68% 34.19% 37.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11,835 20,231 28,604
Median annual salary £48,240 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.87% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,561 £69,485
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.32% +2.50%

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Police in the UK excluding London

Police
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Police in the UK excluding London

Police
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Police in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Police in the UK excluding London

Police
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 Police within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 4 June 2020. 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
South East +81 49 £52,500 +66.67% 6
North of England +125 31 £57,500 +79.68% 1
Midlands +85 24 £50,000 +20.72% 9
North West +103 22 £48,286 +56.30%
South West +80 20 £39,069 -13.18% 4
West Midlands +54 20 £40,698 -2.40% 8
East Midlands +73 18 £50,000 +92.31% 1
East of England +78 12 £55,000 +92.98% 2
North East +18 7 £52,500 +38.16%
Yorkshire +78 2 £57,500 +62.27% 1
Scotland +66 1 - - 1
Police
UK

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, IT jobs citing Police 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 Police.

1 56 (45.53%) Security Cleared
2 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 31 (25.20%) SQL
5 26 (21.14%) JavaScript
6 25 (20.33%) SQL Server
7 23 (18.70%) AngularJS
8 22 (17.89%) Java
8 22 (17.89%) Information Security
9 21 (17.07%) C#
10 19 (15.45%) Law
10 19 (15.45%) Azure
11 18 (14.63%) .NET
12 17 (13.82%) RESTful
12 17 (13.82%) DevOps
12 17 (13.82%) Data Science
12 17 (13.82%) Public Sector
13 16 (13.01%) DV Cleared
13 16 (13.01%) Linux
14 15 (12.20%) Windows
14 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
14 15 (12.20%) Back Office
14 15 (12.20%) Degree
14 15 (12.20%) AWS
15 14 (11.38%) Relational Database
15 14 (11.38%) Information Management
15 14 (11.38%) Legal
15 14 (11.38%) Oracle
16 13 (10.57%) Asset Management
17 12 (9.76%) Test Automation

Police
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 5 (4.07%) IIS
1 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.25%) Apache
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (3.25%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.25%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (2.44%) CMS
3 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) WordPress
4 2 (1.63%) Confluence
4 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (0.81%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.63%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.45%) Azure
2 15 (12.20%) AWS
3 8 (6.50%) SaaS
4 6 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (3.25%) Amazon ECS
5 4 (3.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.44%) Power Platform
6 3 (2.44%) Serverless
7 2 (1.63%) GCP
7 2 (1.63%) IaaS
7 2 (1.63%) NuGet
7 2 (1.63%) Office 365
7 2 (1.63%) PaaS
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.81%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) Firewall
2 7 (5.69%) LAN
2 7 (5.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.07%) Internet
4 4 (3.25%) WAN
5 3 (2.44%) Network Security
5 3 (2.44%) PABX
5 3 (2.44%) Skype
6 2 (1.63%) DWDM
6 2 (1.63%) HTTP
6 2 (1.63%) NAS
6 2 (1.63%) SDH
6 2 (1.63%) VLAN
6 2 (1.63%) VPN
7 1 (0.81%) Broadband
7 1 (0.81%) DMZ
7 1 (0.81%) DNS
7 1 (0.81%) SAN
7 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.38%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.94%) MySQL
4 9 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.69%) GIS
6 5 (4.07%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (2.44%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.44%) Power BI
9 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.50%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.07%) Fiddler
4 5 (4.07%) JMeter
4 5 (4.07%) Selenium
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.44%) gulp
6 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.44%) LINQPad
6 3 (2.44%) Postman
7 2 (1.63%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.63%) Subversion
8 1 (0.81%) JIRA
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (15.45%) Law
2 17 (13.82%) Public Sector
3 15 (12.20%) Back Office
4 14 (11.38%) Legal
5 11 (8.94%) Finance
5 11 (8.94%) Telecoms
6 8 (6.50%) Retail
7 5 (4.07%) Local Government
8 4 (3.25%) Games
9 3 (2.44%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.63%) Fire and Rescue
10 2 (1.63%) Military
11 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (20.33%) Developer
2 14 (11.38%) Analyst
3 11 (8.94%) C# Developer
4 8 (6.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (5.69%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.69%) Data Manager
5 7 (5.69%) Junior
5 7 (5.69%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.88%) Architect
6 6 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Cloud Developer
7 5 (4.07%) DBA
7 5 (4.07%) Field Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Information Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.70%) AngularJS
2 18 (14.63%) .NET
3 17 (13.82%) RESTful
4 11 (8.94%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.94%) Electron Framework
4 11 (8.94%) Spring
4 11 (8.94%) Spring Boot
5 10 (8.13%) CSS
5 10 (8.13%) HTML
6 8 (6.50%) Apache Flex
6 8 (6.50%) Hibernate
6 8 (6.50%) Node.js
6 8 (6.50%) Spring Cloud
7 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.69%) Web Services
8 6 (4.88%) React
9 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (4.07%) jQuery
9 5 (4.07%) Servlets
9 5 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.88%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.07%) Replication
4 5 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.25%) NHS
6 3 (2.44%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.44%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.63%) Photography
7 2 (1.63%) Social Media
7 2 (1.63%) User Experience
7 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.81%) Life Science
8 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.01%) Linux
2 15 (12.20%) Windows
3 5 (4.07%) Unix
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.44%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.63%) Android
7 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.89%) Information Security
3 17 (13.82%) Data Science
3 17 (13.82%) DevOps
4 14 (11.38%) Information Management
5 13 (10.57%) Asset Management
6 12 (9.76%) Test Automation
7 11 (8.94%) Data Protection
8 10 (8.13%) Analytics
8 10 (8.13%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (8.13%) Machine Learning
8 10 (8.13%) Microservices
8 10 (8.13%) Migration
8 10 (8.13%) Project Management
9 9 (7.32%) Information Assurance
9 9 (7.32%) Line Management
9 9 (7.32%) MVC
9 9 (7.32%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.20%) SQL
2 26 (21.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (17.89%) Java
4 21 (17.07%) C#
5 10 (8.13%) PHP
5 10 (8.13%) Python
6 9 (7.32%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.07%) C++
8 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.63%) R
10 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.63%) VBA
11 1 (0.81%) ES6
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
11 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (45.53%) Security Cleared
2 41 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 16 (13.01%) DV Cleared
4 15 (12.20%) Degree
5 6 (4.88%) AWS Certification
5 6 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.25%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (2.44%) CCNP
7 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.63%) CCIE
8 2 (1.63%) ISEB
8 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.81%) CCAB
9 1 (0.81%) CISSP
9 1 (0.81%) GCIA
9 1 (0.81%) GIAC
9 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.81%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) GDPR
2 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.63%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.81%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.81%) PMO
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Docker
2 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.63%) Kibana
3 2 (1.63%) SCCM
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.81%) SCOM
4 1 (0.81%) Terraform
4 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.38%) Oracle
3 7 (5.69%) Tableau
4 6 (4.88%) Cisco
5 5 (4.07%) Alteryx
5 5 (4.07%) Capita
6 4 (3.25%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.44%) Google
7 3 (2.44%) Nortel
7 3 (2.44%) Panasonic
7 3 (2.44%) Red Box
7 3 (2.44%) Siemens
8 2 (1.63%) SAP
8 2 (1.63%) VMware
9 1 (0.81%) Citrix
9 1 (0.81%) Juniper
9 1 (0.81%) NetApp
9 1 (0.81%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.81%) WooCommerce