Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 419 593 506
Rank change year-on-year +174 -87 -45
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 174 198 394
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.47% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.48% 0.83% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 147 154 312
Median annual salary £55,000 £37,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.70% -28.10% +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,485 £20,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £77,425
UK median annual salary £55,000 £48,189 £57,250
% change year-on-year +14.14% -15.83% +9.05%

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 11,791 23,740 29,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 31.91% 33.73% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8,743 17,514 22,230
Median annual salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,312
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Publishing as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Publishing in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

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 27 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
South West +95 51 £45,000 +7.38% 9
South East +118 30 £44,345 +10.86% 10
North of England +72 30 £62,500 +47.06% 8
Midlands +98 28 £70,000 +133.33% 9
West Midlands +62 24 £70,000 +133.33% 7
Yorkshire +58 22 £62,500 +38.89%
East of England +80 21 £51,250 +28.13% 7
Scotland +44 10 £47,500 +46.15% 3
North West +42 4 £62,500 +92.31% 6
North East +16 4 £52,500 +40.00% 2
East Midlands - 4 - - 2
Wales - 3 - -
Northern Ireland +15 1 - -
Publishing
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 65 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (34.48%) Azure
3 48 (27.59%) DevOps
4 47 (27.01%) Marketing
5 42 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 35 (20.11%) Terraform
7 32 (18.39%) AWS
8 30 (17.24%) JavaScript
9 29 (16.67%) C#
9 29 (16.67%) Python
9 29 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (16.67%) Secure Coding
10 28 (16.09%) Analytics
11 27 (15.52%) Software Delivery
11 27 (15.52%) Cloud Native
11 27 (15.52%) Java
11 27 (15.52%) Resource Management
11 27 (15.52%) Software Engineering
12 24 (13.79%) Scrum
13 23 (13.22%) Microservices
14 22 (12.64%) Elasticsearch
14 22 (12.64%) Node.js
14 22 (12.64%) Web Services
14 22 (12.64%) Linux
15 21 (12.07%) Change Management
15 21 (12.07%) Puppet
16 20 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (11.49%) QA
17 19 (10.92%) Management Information System
17 19 (10.92%) Windows

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 22 (12.64%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.75%) CMS
3 5 (2.87%) WordPress
4 2 (1.15%) IIS
4 2 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) SAS
5 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (5.17%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.30%) Acrobat
3 4 (2.30%) FrameMaker
3 4 (2.30%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (2.30%) PTC Creo
3 4 (2.30%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.57%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.30%) Shopify
3 2 (1.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 60 (34.48%) Azure
2 32 (18.39%) AWS
3 15 (8.62%) Amazon SageMaker
3 15 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (6.90%) SaaS
5 11 (6.32%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (4.60%) Serverless
7 7 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (4.02%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (2.87%) Slack
9 4 (2.30%) Power Platform
10 3 (1.72%) G Suite
10 3 (1.72%) Google Analytics
11 2 (1.15%) AdWords
11 2 (1.15%) Asana
11 2 (1.15%) Cloudflare
11 2 (1.15%) GCP
11 2 (1.15%) Power Automate
12 1 (0.57%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.30%) Firewall
2 2 (1.15%) DHCP
2 2 (1.15%) DNS
2 2 (1.15%) LAN
2 2 (1.15%) Network Security
2 2 (1.15%) SNMP
2 2 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.15%) VLAN
2 2 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.34%) MySQL
2 8 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.30%) Power BI
4 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.57%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Bitbucket
1 10 (5.75%) Jenkins
1 10 (5.75%) JIRA
1 10 (5.75%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.30%) Subversion
2 4 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.15%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.15%) TestRail
5 1 (0.57%) Grunt
5 1 (0.57%) Selenium
5 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.57%) webpack
General
1 47 (27.01%) Marketing
2 17 (9.77%) Legal
3 11 (6.32%) Finance
4 5 (2.87%) Advertising
4 5 (2.87%) Games
5 4 (2.30%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.30%) Military
5 4 (2.30%) Retail
6 2 (1.15%) Local Government
6 2 (1.15%) Police
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Front Office
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (19.54%) Developer
1 34 (19.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (12.07%) Azure Engineer
3 17 (9.77%) Software Engineer
4 14 (8.05%) Designer
5 13 (7.47%) Azure DevOps
5 13 (7.47%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 11 (6.32%) Content Designer
7 10 (5.75%) Analyst
7 10 (5.75%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (5.75%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.75%) Senior DevOps
7 10 (5.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.75%) Unix Engineer
7 10 (5.75%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (5.17%) Digital Content Designer
8 9 (5.17%) Digital Designer
9 8 (4.60%) PowerShell Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Python Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.64%) Node.js
1 22 (12.64%) Web Services
2 19 (10.92%) HTML
2 19 (10.92%) React
3 18 (10.34%) .NET
4 15 (8.62%) TensorFlow
5 13 (7.47%) CSS
5 13 (7.47%) RESTful
5 13 (7.47%) YAML
6 12 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 11 (6.32%) .NET Framework
7 11 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (5.17%) Laravel
9 7 (4.02%) Elastic Stack
9 7 (4.02%) jQuery
10 6 (3.45%) XML
11 4 (2.30%) .NET Core
12 3 (1.72%) Android SDK
12 3 (1.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.52%) Cloud Native
2 19 (10.92%) Management Information System
3 18 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.47%) User Experience
5 10 (5.75%) Social Media
6 7 (4.02%) Graphic Design
6 7 (4.02%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.02%) Podcast
7 6 (3.45%) Cyberattack
8 5 (2.87%) Animation
8 5 (2.87%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.87%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.30%) Blog
10 3 (1.72%) Photography
10 3 (1.72%) PlayStation
10 3 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.72%) Xbox
11 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.15%) Online Games
11 2 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.64%) Linux
2 19 (10.92%) Windows
3 14 (8.05%) Unix
4 7 (4.02%) CentOS
4 7 (4.02%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.72%) Android
6 2 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.59%) DevOps
3 29 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 29 (16.67%) Secure Coding
4 28 (16.09%) Analytics
5 27 (15.52%) Resource Management
5 27 (15.52%) Software Delivery
5 27 (15.52%) Software Engineering
6 24 (13.79%) Scrum
7 23 (13.22%) Microservices
8 21 (12.07%) Change Management
9 20 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
10 18 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (9.77%) Auto-Scaling
11 17 (9.77%) Content Management
11 17 (9.77%) Migration
12 16 (9.20%) Test Automation
13 15 (8.62%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (8.62%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 29 (16.67%) C#
2 29 (16.67%) Python
3 27 (15.52%) Java
4 17 (9.77%) PHP
5 15 (8.62%) Perl
6 11 (6.32%) PowerShell
6 11 (6.32%) R
6 11 (6.32%) SQL
7 5 (2.87%) C++
8 3 (1.72%) Go
8 3 (1.72%) Kotlin
8 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.72%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.20%) Degree
2 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.15%) CCNA
3 2 (1.15%) CCNP
3 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.15%) MCSE
4 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.57%) HNC
4 1 (0.57%) PhD
4 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.57%) PMP
4 1 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.49%) QA
2 7 (4.02%) GDPR
3 2 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.57%) CDISC
System Software
1 15 (8.62%) Docker
2 6 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.30%) BitLocker
3 4 (2.30%) Firmware
4 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (20.11%) Terraform
2 21 (12.07%) Puppet
3 7 (4.02%) Ansible
3 7 (4.02%) Kibana
3 7 (4.02%) SCCM
4 5 (2.87%) CSIRT
5 4 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 42 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (4.60%) TOWER Software
4 7 (4.02%) Tanium
5 5 (2.87%) Adobe
5 5 (2.87%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.30%) CrowdStrike
6 4 (2.30%) FireEye
6 4 (2.30%) IBM
6 4 (2.30%) McAfee
6 4 (2.30%) PTC
6 4 (2.30%) Symantec
6 4 (2.30%) WooCommerce
7 3 (1.72%) SAP
7 3 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.15%) Facebook
8 2 (1.15%) Google
8 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.15%) Splunk
8 2 (1.15%) VMware