Period
to 15 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 580 513 472
Rank change year-on-year -67 -41 -53
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 227 404 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.30% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.90% 1.26% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 154 259 324
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,594 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.68% +11.70% +2.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,400 £30,613
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -9.09%

Publishing 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 25,227 32,115 38,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.66% 36.50% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18,370 23,942 29,389
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,560 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in the UK excluding London

Publishing
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Publishing in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Publishing in the UK excluding London

Publishing
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Publishing in the UK excluding London

Publishing
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 Publishing within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 December 2019. 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 -43 70 £46,500 -15.45% 21
North of England +26 43 £42,500 -10.53% 53
East of England +35 42 £40,594 -29.40% 8
South West +38 36 £45,000 -14.29% 8
North West +12 30 £47,500 - 21
Midlands -36 27 £33,653 -15.87% 19
West Midlands -40 25 £37,306 -6.74% 12
Yorkshire +24 9 £47,500 -9.52% 22
Scotland +34 7 £32,500 -69.77% 2
North East +24 4 £37,500 -6.25% 10
East Midlands +13 2 £27,500 -33.73% 7
Wales +7 2 £48,000 +28.00% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,000 -
Publishing
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, IT jobs citing Publishing 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 Publishing.

1 79 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 41 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (17.62%) Finance
5 34 (14.98%) Windows
5 34 (14.98%) Office 365
5 34 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (14.10%) SQL
7 27 (11.89%) .NET
7 27 (11.89%) Microsoft Office
8 26 (11.45%) C#
8 26 (11.45%) Active Directory
8 26 (11.45%) Azure
9 24 (10.57%) CSS
10 23 (10.13%) Linux
10 23 (10.13%) Decision-Making
11 22 (9.69%) Marketing
11 22 (9.69%) Degree
12 21 (9.25%) HTML
13 20 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (8.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (8.37%) User Stories
14 19 (8.37%) Project Management
15 18 (7.93%) Content Management
15 18 (7.93%) Root Cause Analysis
15 18 (7.93%) Waterfall
15 18 (7.93%) Technology Roadmap
16 17 (7.49%) Self-Motivation
16 17 (7.49%) ASP.NET
17 16 (7.05%) ITIL

Publishing
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 10 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.52%) IIS
3 5 (2.20%) CMS
4 4 (1.76%) Confluence
5 3 (1.32%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.88%) SAS
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (11.89%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (3.08%) RoboHelp
4 5 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.88%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.88%) InDesign
5 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.44%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.98%) Office 365
2 26 (11.45%) Azure
3 13 (5.73%) Power Platform
4 10 (4.41%) SaaS
5 5 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.76%) PaaS
7 3 (1.32%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.88%) AWS
8 2 (0.88%) Google Play
8 2 (0.88%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.44%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.44%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.44%) GCP
9 1 (0.44%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.96%) DHCP
1 9 (3.96%) DNS
1 9 (3.96%) Firewall
2 8 (3.52%) SAN
3 5 (2.20%) BIG-IP
3 5 (2.20%) Network Security
4 4 (1.76%) Internet
4 4 (1.76%) VLAN
5 3 (1.32%) Intranet
5 3 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (1.32%) VPN
6 2 (0.88%) GSM
6 2 (0.88%) MPLS
6 2 (0.88%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.88%) SMTP
6 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.44%) HTTP
7 1 (0.44%) LAN
7 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.73%) Power BI
2 11 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.96%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.20%) MySQL
6 4 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.32%) Big Data
7 3 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.32%) MS Access
8 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.88%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.44%) Firebird
9 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.44%) InterBase
9 1 (0.44%) Redis
9 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.44%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.20%) JIRA
4 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.76%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.32%) Artifactory
5 3 (1.32%) JProfiler
5 3 (1.32%) Selenium
5 3 (1.32%) Spinnaker
6 2 (0.88%) git-flow
7 1 (0.44%) Bazaar
7 1 (0.44%) JUnit
7 1 (0.44%) Maven
7 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.44%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.44%) Subversion
7 1 (0.44%) TestNG
7 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (17.62%) Finance
2 22 (9.69%) Marketing
3 16 (7.05%) Legal
4 9 (3.96%) Advertising
5 8 (3.52%) Retail
6 6 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.20%) Automotive
8 4 (1.76%) Games
8 4 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (18.50%) Analyst
2 29 (12.78%) Developer
3 27 (11.89%) Architect
4 22 (9.69%) Business Analyst
5 16 (7.05%) Author
5 16 (7.05%) Technical Author
6 14 (6.17%) Content Designer
6 14 (6.17%) Designer
6 14 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.73%) Support Analyst
8 12 (5.29%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.85%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.41%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.41%) IT Analyst
10 10 (4.41%) IT Support
11 9 (3.96%) IT Support Analyst
12 8 (3.52%) Coordinator
12 8 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.52%) Integration Architect
12 8 (3.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.89%) .NET
2 24 (10.57%) CSS
3 21 (9.25%) HTML
4 17 (7.49%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (3.96%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.52%) HTML5
7 8 (3.52%) Web Services
8 6 (2.64%) RESTful
9 5 (2.20%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (2.20%) jQuery
10 4 (1.76%) .NET Core
10 4 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.76%) React Native
10 4 (1.76%) SOAP
10 4 (1.76%) WCF
11 3 (1.32%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.32%) Ajax
11 3 (1.32%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.49%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (4.85%) Blog
4 8 (3.52%) Social Media
5 7 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.64%) Animation
6 6 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.64%) Graphic Design
6 6 (2.64%) PMI
6 6 (2.64%) Video Editing
7 5 (2.20%) Digital Signage
7 5 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.76%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.32%) User Experience
10 2 (0.88%) e-Health
10 2 (0.88%) Fibre Optics
10 2 (0.88%) Life Science
10 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Licensing
10 2 (0.88%) Wiki
11 1 (0.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.98%) Windows
2 23 (10.13%) Linux
3 12 (5.29%) Windows 10
4 11 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.96%) Windows XP
7 7 (3.08%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.08%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.08%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.08%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.20%) Unix
9 4 (1.76%) Android
9 4 (1.76%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.32%) CentOS
11 2 (0.88%) Debian
11 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.44%) MVS
12 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (10.13%) Decision-Making
4 20 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (8.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (8.37%) Project Management
5 19 (8.37%) User Stories
6 18 (7.93%) Content Management
6 18 (7.93%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (7.93%) Technology Roadmap
6 18 (7.93%) Waterfall
7 16 (7.05%) ITIL
8 14 (6.17%) MVC
8 14 (6.17%) PRINCE2
8 14 (6.17%) Problem Management
9 12 (5.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (5.29%) Mentoring
9 12 (5.29%) Scrum
9 12 (5.29%) TDD
10 11 (4.85%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.10%) SQL
2 26 (11.45%) C#
3 15 (6.61%) Java
4 13 (5.73%) C
4 13 (5.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.73%) T-SQL
5 11 (4.85%) Python
6 7 (3.08%) Perl
6 7 (3.08%) R
7 5 (2.20%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.76%) Apple Swift
8 4 (1.76%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.76%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.32%) C++
9 3 (1.32%) PHP
9 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.88%) Ruby
11 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.44%) Scala
11 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (9.69%) Degree
2 11 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.64%) PhD
5 6 (2.64%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.32%) CREST Certified
7 3 (1.32%) OSCP
8 2 (0.88%) CCNP
8 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.88%) Tigerscheme
9 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.05%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.88%) GDPR
3 1 (0.44%) MISRA
3 1 (0.44%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.44%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.76%) Docker
4 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (1.32%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.32%) SCCM
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (0.88%) Puppet
3 2 (0.88%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.44%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 48 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.61%) Adobe
3 14 (6.17%) Apple
4 12 (5.29%) VMware
5 9 (3.96%) Citrix
5 9 (3.96%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.64%) Google
7 5 (2.20%) F5
7 5 (2.20%) HP
7 5 (2.20%) Juniper
7 5 (2.20%) NetApp
7 5 (2.20%) Palo Alto
7 5 (2.20%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.32%) Cisco
8 3 (1.32%) New Relic
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle
9 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.88%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.44%) Civica
10 1 (0.44%) Veeam