SOLID Jobs in the UK excluding London

SOLID Principles
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 22 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 310 307 344
Rank change year-on-year -3 +37 -122
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 579 619 695
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.81% 1.05% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.10% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 317 532 554
10th Percentile £39,800 £47,500 £38,225
25th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,173 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.72% +13.64% +4.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £82,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £66,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79% -3.33%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London

SOLID is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 59,897 56,215 68,306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 83.40% 95.59% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41,311 28,973 41,132
10th Percentile £27,300 £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% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in the UK excluding London

SOLID
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for SOLID in the UK excluding London

SOLID
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOLID in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 May 2024.

Salary histogram for SOLID in the UK excluding London

SOLID
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 SOLID within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
South East -57 167 £60,000 -14.29% 19
North of England +55 155 £57,500 -4.17% 34
North West +17 122 £62,500 +4.17% 16
Midlands +41 118 £51,250 -14.58% 10
East Midlands +40 84 £45,000 -20.00% 6
South West +22 78 £55,000 - 5
West Midlands +7 34 £55,173 -11.72% 4
Scotland -48 34 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Yorkshire +59 23 £57,500 -17.86% 14
East of England -24 14 £60,087 -29.31% 5
Wales +19 11 £45,000 -18.18% 4
North East -6 10 £55,173 +5.09% 5
Northern Ireland +11 2 £52,250 +7.73% 1
SOLID
UK

SOLID
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 8 (1.38%) CMS
2 5 (0.86%) Umbraco
3 4 (0.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.69%) WordPress
4 3 (0.52%) Apache
4 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.52%) ArcGIS
4 3 (0.52%) Confluence
4 3 (0.52%) GeoServer
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Exchange
5 2 (0.35%) IBM Domino
5 2 (0.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) Drupal
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 380 (65.63%) Azure
2 238 (41.11%) IBM Cloud
3 151 (26.08%) Azure DevOps
4 134 (23.14%) Azure Service Bus
4 134 (23.14%) Serverless
5 126 (21.76%) Azure Logic Apps
6 118 (20.38%) Azure Functions
7 117 (20.21%) Azure API Management
8 61 (10.54%) SaaS
9 59 (10.19%) AWS
10 18 (3.11%) Dynamics 365
10 18 (3.11%) Power Platform
11 13 (2.25%) GitHub
12 11 (1.90%) GCP
13 4 (0.69%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.69%) Microsoft 365
14 3 (0.52%) Amazon EKS
14 3 (0.52%) Figma
15 2 (0.35%) Azure App Service
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.04%) Network Security
2 2 (0.35%) DNS
2 2 (0.35%) SSL
2 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (41.62%) NoSQL
2 240 (41.45%) PostgreSQL
3 230 (39.72%) MongoDB
4 228 (39.38%) DB2
5 131 (22.63%) Relational Database
6 60 (10.36%) SQL Server
7 14 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.42%) MySQL
8 9 (1.55%) GIS
9 4 (0.69%) Big Data
10 3 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 92 (15.89%) Git
2 28 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.11%) JIRA
3 18 (3.11%) Postman
4 17 (2.94%) Maven
5 16 (2.76%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.59%) Selenium
7 14 (2.42%) NUnit
8 11 (1.90%) Android Studio
8 11 (1.90%) CircleCI
8 11 (1.90%) GitLab
9 6 (1.04%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.04%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.04%) JMeter
9 6 (1.04%) MSTest
9 6 (1.04%) Newman
9 6 (1.04%) REST Assured
9 6 (1.04%) Visual Studio Code
10 5 (0.86%) Moq
11 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 240 (41.45%) Public Sector
2 137 (23.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 73 (12.61%) Social Skills
4 67 (11.57%) Finance
5 32 (5.53%) Law
6 18 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.07%) Games
8 10 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.55%) Retail
10 8 (1.38%) Legal
10 8 (1.38%) Marketing
11 6 (1.04%) Aviation
11 6 (1.04%) Military
11 6 (1.04%) Multimedia
11 6 (1.04%) Publishing
11 6 (1.04%) Tech for Good
12 4 (0.69%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.52%) Banking
13 3 (0.52%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 353 (60.97%) Developer
2 129 (22.28%) Full Stack Developer
3 119 (20.55%) Full Stack Engineer
4 116 (20.03%) Azure Developer
5 113 (19.52%) Senior
6 110 (19.00%) Azure Engineer
7 67 (11.57%) .NET Developer
7 67 (11.57%) Senior Developer
8 66 (11.40%) Software Developer
9 48 (8.29%) C# Developer
10 46 (7.94%) Lead
10 46 (7.94%) Software Engineer
11 36 (6.22%) Senior .NET Developer
12 35 (6.04%) Lead Developer
13 25 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
14 24 (4.15%) .NET Software Developer
14 24 (4.15%) Senior C# Developer
15 22 (3.80%) PHP Developer
15 22 (3.80%) Senior Software Developer
16 19 (3.28%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (75.82%) .NET
2 293 (50.60%) HTML
3 292 (50.43%) CSS
4 289 (49.91%) REST
5 284 (49.05%) AngularJS
6 280 (48.36%) React
7 273 (47.15%) Web Services
8 263 (45.42%) ASP.NET
9 261 (45.08%) Vue
10 244 (42.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 241 (41.62%) jQuery
12 239 (41.28%) ASP.NET Core
13 228 (39.38%) Backbone.js
13 228 (39.38%) Ember.js
14 123 (21.24%) Node.js
15 97 (16.75%) .NET Core
16 76 (13.13%) .NET Framework
17 51 (8.81%) Entity Framework
18 44 (7.60%) RESTful
19 32 (5.53%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 239 (41.28%) Blockchain
2 238 (41.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 231 (39.90%) Algorithms
4 228 (39.38%) Data Structures
5 121 (20.90%) e-Learning
6 27 (4.66%) Product Ownership
7 22 (3.80%) Cloud Native
8 20 (3.45%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.90%) IoT
10 10 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.55%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.04%) Oculus
12 6 (1.04%) Virtual Reality
13 5 (0.86%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.69%) Video\Live Streaming
15 2 (0.35%) 3D Graphics
15 2 (0.35%) Kindle
15 2 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 265 (45.77%) Windows
2 250 (43.18%) Linux
3 243 (41.97%) Android
4 230 (39.72%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (60.45%) MVC
2 346 (59.76%) Design Patterns
3 309 (53.37%) Full Stack Development
4 300 (51.81%) OOP
5 283 (48.88%) Agile
6 279 (48.19%) OO
7 278 (48.01%) MVVM
8 265 (45.77%) User Experience
9 255 (44.04%) Web Development
10 243 (41.97%) Artificial Intelligence
11 237 (40.93%) Responsive Web Design
12 228 (39.38%) Co-Creation
12 228 (39.38%) Design Thinking
13 203 (35.06%) DevOps
14 195 (33.68%) Mentoring
15 156 (26.94%) Code Quality
16 152 (26.25%) TDD
17 138 (23.83%) Coaching
18 128 (22.11%) API Management
19 115 (19.86%) Generative AI
Programming Languages
1 461 (79.62%) C#
2 361 (62.35%) JavaScript
3 332 (57.34%) SQL
4 165 (28.50%) Java
5 121 (20.90%) Python
6 51 (8.81%) TypeScript
7 32 (5.53%) PHP
8 28 (4.84%) C
9 22 (3.80%) C++
10 19 (3.28%) VB.NET
11 17 (2.94%) XAML
12 16 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 15 (2.59%) T-SQL
14 14 (2.42%) Kotlin
15 13 (2.25%) Ada
16 2 (0.35%) Ruby
16 2 (0.35%) Scala
17 1 (0.17%) Swift
17 1 (0.17%) VBA
17 1 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (6.39%) Degree
2 11 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.52%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.35%) CISSP
5 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.45%) QA
2 3 (0.52%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.17%) SEPA
3 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (4.49%) Docker
2 4 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (3.11%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.69%) Terraform
3 3 (0.52%) Kibana
4 1 (0.17%) Grafana
Vendors
1 238 (41.11%) IBM
1 238 (41.11%) Red Hat
2 99 (17.10%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.55%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.04%) Oracle
5 4 (0.69%) Adobe
5 4 (0.69%) Databricks
6 3 (0.52%) Dynatrace
6 3 (0.52%) Google
6 3 (0.52%) Splunk
7 2 (0.35%) Northgate
8 1 (0.17%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.17%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.17%) Twitter
8 1 (0.17%) Zend