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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Argo skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Argo over the 6 months to 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Argo
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1040 992 769
Rank change year-on-year -48 -223 +356
Permanent jobs citing Argo 197 34 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.17% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 8
10th Percentile £61,250 £42,500 -
25th Percentile £67,500 £45,000 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% +22.73%
75th Percentile £90,000 £125,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £98,500 - £78,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £66,250 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year +47.22% - -

Argo is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 29,618 19,825 9,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.75% 17.20% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13,688 13,064 7,870
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.92% +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £86,250 £84,625 £78,875
90th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% -

Argo
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Argo as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Argo in the UK

Argo
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Argo.

Salary trend for Argo in the UK

Argo
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Argo over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Argo in the UK

Argo
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Argo within the UK over the 6 months to 16 August 2022. 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
England -82 138 £80,000 +14.29% 7
Work from Home -109 129 £80,000 -27.27% 3
London -89 116 £80,000 -27.27% 7
UK excluding London -84 18 £66,250 +47.22% 1
East of England - 9 £62,500 -
Midlands - 6 £72,500 -
West Midlands - 5 - -
North of England - 2 £105,000 -
South East -50 1 £85,000 +88.89%
South West - 1 £80,000 -
North West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £105,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT jobs citing Argo 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 with a requirement for Argo.

1 186 (94.42%) Kubernetes
2 144 (73.10%) Docker
3 140 (71.07%) AWS
4 115 (58.38%) Agile
5 104 (52.79%) DevOps
6 94 (47.72%) Azure
7 91 (46.19%) GCP
7 91 (46.19%) Terraform
8 89 (45.18%) Python
9 87 (44.16%) Node.js
10 82 (41.62%) Software Engineering
11 77 (39.09%) CI/CD
12 73 (37.06%) Jenkins
13 72 (36.55%) TypeScript
13 72 (36.55%) Java
14 67 (34.01%) Prometheus
15 63 (31.98%) Finance
16 62 (31.47%) Containerisation
17 58 (29.44%) Kafka
18 57 (28.93%) Full Stack Development
18 57 (28.93%) Observability
19 55 (27.92%) GitHub
20 52 (26.40%) Grafana
21 51 (25.89%) Linux
22 50 (25.38%) Go
23 47 (23.86%) PostgreSQL
23 47 (23.86%) Infrastructure as Code
24 42 (21.32%) Games
25 41 (20.81%) Artificial Intelligence
25 41 (20.81%) SaaS

Argo
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 29 (14.72%) Apache Airflow
2 16 (8.12%) Luigi
3 7 (3.55%) Apache
3 7 (3.55%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.02%) Jupyter
4 2 (1.02%) nginx
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (0.51%) Confluence
5 1 (0.51%) JBoss
5 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 140 (71.07%) AWS
2 94 (47.72%) Azure
3 91 (46.19%) GCP
4 55 (27.92%) GitHub
5 41 (20.81%) SaaS
6 36 (18.27%) GitHub Actions
7 30 (15.23%) Serverless
8 29 (14.72%) Amazon S3
9 18 (9.14%) Amazon ECS
9 18 (9.14%) AWS Fargate
10 16 (8.12%) Azure DevOps
11 15 (7.61%) Snowflake
12 9 (4.57%) AWS Step Functions
13 7 (3.55%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (3.05%) Azure AKS
15 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (1.52%) Amazon EKS
15 3 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (1.52%) Route 53
16 2 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.12%) SSH
2 9 (4.57%) Firewall
3 6 (3.05%) DNS
4 5 (2.54%) Internet
4 5 (2.54%) SMTP
5 4 (2.03%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.86%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (13.20%) Relational Database
4 25 (12.69%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (10.66%) NoSQL
6 15 (7.61%) MongoDB
7 14 (7.11%) MySQL
8 9 (4.57%) DynamoDB
8 9 (4.57%) Metabase
9 8 (4.06%) SQL Server
10 7 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.55%) ArangoDB
10 7 (3.55%) InfluxDB
10 7 (3.55%) Neo4j
10 7 (3.55%) Presto
11 6 (3.05%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (3.05%) MariaDB
12 5 (2.54%) Big Data
12 5 (2.54%) Redis
13 4 (2.03%) Flink
Development Applications
1 73 (37.06%) Jenkins
2 29 (14.72%) webpack
3 28 (14.21%) Bitbucket
3 28 (14.21%) JUnit
3 28 (14.21%) Mockito
4 23 (11.68%) Git (software)
5 19 (9.64%) CircleCI
6 18 (9.14%) Jaeger
7 16 (8.12%) JIRA
8 13 (6.60%) GitLab
9 3 (1.52%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.02%) Maven
11 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.51%) Cypress.io
11 1 (0.51%) Gatling
11 1 (0.51%) Travis CI
General
1 63 (31.98%) Finance
2 42 (21.32%) Games
3 28 (14.21%) Banking
4 27 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (10.66%) Social Skills
6 17 (8.63%) Marketing
7 16 (8.12%) Retail
8 2 (1.02%) Automotive
8 2 (1.02%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.51%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.51%) French Language
9 1 (0.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.51%) Indonesian Language
9 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.51%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.51%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (19.80%) DevOps Engineer
1 39 (19.80%) Software Engineer
2 22 (11.17%) Senior DevOps
2 22 (11.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 18 (9.14%) Developer
4 16 (8.12%) Java Engineer
4 16 (8.12%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (7.11%) Data Engineer
6 13 (6.60%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (6.60%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.06%) CloudOps Engineer
8 7 (3.55%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 6 (3.05%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.54%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.54%) Lead Developer
10 5 (2.54%) Systems Integrator
11 4 (2.03%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
11 4 (2.03%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 3 (1.52%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (44.16%) Node.js
2 58 (29.44%) Kafka
3 34 (17.26%) RESTful
4 31 (15.74%) Spring
5 30 (15.23%) GraphQL
5 30 (15.23%) RxJS
5 30 (15.23%) WebSockets
6 29 (14.72%) Preactjs
7 28 (14.21%) Jest
8 27 (13.71%) Express
8 27 (13.71%) gRPC
8 27 (13.71%) Nuxt
8 27 (13.71%) RabbitMQ
8 27 (13.71%) Spring Boot
8 27 (13.71%) Swagger
8 27 (13.71%) Vue.js
8 27 (13.71%) Web Services
8 27 (13.71%) WireMock
9 17 (8.63%) Apollo GraphQL
9 17 (8.63%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.23%) Video\Live Streaming
2 29 (14.72%) Sports Betting
3 22 (11.17%) User Experience
4 16 (8.12%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (6.60%) Hedge funds
6 11 (5.58%) Blog
7 8 (4.06%) Public Cloud
8 7 (3.55%) Linked Data
9 6 (3.05%) Cloud Native
10 5 (2.54%) Credit Risk
11 4 (2.03%) Blockchain
12 2 (1.02%) Hackathon
13 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.51%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.89%) Linux
2 8 (4.06%) Windows
3 6 (3.05%) Unix
4 5 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.03%) CentOS
5 4 (2.03%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.02%) Android
6 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.02%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (58.38%) Agile
2 104 (52.79%) DevOps
3 82 (41.62%) Software Engineering
4 77 (39.09%) CI/CD
5 62 (31.47%) Containerisation
6 57 (28.93%) Full Stack Development
6 57 (28.93%) Observability
7 47 (23.86%) Infrastructure as Code
8 41 (20.81%) Artificial Intelligence
9 40 (20.30%) Workflow
10 38 (19.29%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (18.78%) Mathematics
12 35 (17.77%) Computer Science
12 35 (17.77%) Visualisation
13 33 (16.75%) Customer Experience
14 31 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (15.74%) GitOps
15 30 (15.23%) Continuous Deployment
15 30 (15.23%) Low Latency
15 30 (15.23%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 89 (45.18%) Python
2 72 (36.55%) Java
2 72 (36.55%) TypeScript
3 50 (25.38%) Go
4 36 (18.27%) JavaScript
5 34 (17.26%) Bash
5 34 (17.26%) Ruby
6 21 (10.66%) PowerShell
6 21 (10.66%) SQL
7 19 (9.64%) Scala
8 14 (7.11%) Kotlin
9 11 (5.58%) Rust
10 5 (2.54%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.03%) Groovy
12 3 (1.52%) C#
12 3 (1.52%) C++
12 3 (1.52%) PHP
13 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (17.26%) Degree
2 33 (16.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.51%) OCP
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.72%) SLA
2 13 (6.60%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.57%) HIPAA
4 6 (3.05%) SOC 2
5 5 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 144 (73.10%) Docker
2 5 (2.54%) NFS
2 5 (2.54%) Samba
3 4 (2.03%) KVM
3 4 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 186 (94.42%) Kubernetes
2 91 (46.19%) Terraform
3 67 (34.01%) Prometheus
4 52 (26.40%) Grafana
5 31 (15.74%) Ansible
6 18 (9.14%) Graphite
6 18 (9.14%) Graylog
6 18 (9.14%) Mesos
7 16 (8.12%) Kubeflow
8 6 (3.05%) Puppet
9 5 (2.54%) Istio
9 5 (2.54%) Rancher
10 4 (2.03%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (2.03%) Nessus
10 4 (2.03%) SELinux
11 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.51%) Kustomize
12 1 (0.51%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 28 (14.21%) Google
2 25 (12.69%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.14%) Funding Circle
4 9 (4.57%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.55%) CA
6 5 (2.54%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.54%) VMware
7 4 (2.03%) Juniper
8 2 (1.02%) PagerDuty