Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BT over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within BT Group plc.

BT
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 952 716 837
Rank change year-on-year -236 +121 +77
Permanent jobs citing BT 143 71 202
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 127
10th Percentile £29,150 £27,725 £21,000
25th Percentile £32,250 £45,188 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £61,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.45% +53.13% -11.11%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £81,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -33.00% +53.85% -27.78%

BT is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 50,986 24,522 51,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.10% 37.91% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32,595 19,321 40,134
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,840 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.62% +1.87% -

BT
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BT in the UK

BT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BT in the UK

BT
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing BT over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for BT in the UK

BT
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 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 -197 128 £50,000 -20.00% 61
London -177 71 £65,000 -2.99% 18
UK excluding London -167 67 £33,500 -33.00% 42
Work from Home -216 23 £77,500 +9.15% 4
South East -104 16 £57,500 -20.69% 14
Midlands -87 14 £32,500 +3.17% 8
East Midlands - 12 £29,750 - 4
East of England -94 11 - - 5
North of England -115 8 £50,000 -20.00% 6
Scotland - 7 - -
South West -49 6 £35,000 -3.45% 9
North West -96 6 £35,000 +32.08% 1
Wales - 5 £29,500 -
West Midlands -75 2 £102,500 +225.40% 4
Yorkshire -81 2 £57,500 -8.00% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing BT 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 BT.

1 59 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
4 29 (20.28%) AWS
5 28 (19.58%) Pair Programming
6 26 (18.18%) CI/CD
7 25 (17.48%) Test Automation
7 25 (17.48%) Telecoms
8 24 (16.78%) Docker
8 24 (16.78%) Kubernetes
9 21 (14.69%) Scrum
9 21 (14.69%) JavaScript
10 20 (13.99%) QA
11 18 (12.59%) Azure
11 18 (12.59%) React
11 18 (12.59%) Node.js
11 18 (12.59%) Digital Media
12 17 (11.89%) TypeScript
12 17 (11.89%) Openreach
12 17 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (11.19%) Social Skills
13 16 (11.19%) Mentoring
13 16 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (10.49%) Java
14 15 (10.49%) Python
14 15 (10.49%) Marketing
15 14 (9.79%) GraphQL
16 13 (9.09%) SQL
16 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (8.39%) Linux

BT
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 6 (4.20%) nginx
2 2 (1.40%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.90%) Adobe Premiere
2 7 (4.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.80%) Adobe XD
4 4 (2.80%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.80%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.10%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (2.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.10%) InDesign
6 2 (1.40%) InVision
6 2 (1.40%) Sketch
7 1 (0.70%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Misys Midas
2 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.10%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.28%) AWS
2 18 (12.59%) Azure
3 10 (6.99%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (5.59%) GitHub
4 8 (5.59%) SaaS
5 6 (4.20%) Power Platform
6 5 (3.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (3.50%) Figma
7 4 (2.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (2.80%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.80%) AWS Fargate
7 4 (2.80%) AWS IoT
7 4 (2.80%) CloudFront
7 4 (2.80%) Trello
8 2 (1.40%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.70%) GCP
9 1 (0.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) Broadband
2 6 (4.20%) 4G
2 6 (4.20%) Internet
3 5 (3.50%) 2G
3 5 (3.50%) 3G
3 5 (3.50%) HTTP
3 5 (3.50%) VoIP
4 4 (2.80%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (2.80%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.80%) ZigBee
5 2 (1.40%) VPN
6 1 (0.70%) BGP
6 1 (0.70%) DNS
6 1 (0.70%) HSRP
6 1 (0.70%) Megaco
6 1 (0.70%) MPLS
6 1 (0.70%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.70%) OSPF
6 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (5.59%) Redis
3 6 (4.20%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.20%) Power BI
4 5 (3.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.80%) Hazelcast
5 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.40%) BigQuery
6 2 (1.40%) GIS
6 2 (1.40%) MySQL
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.70%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (6.99%) webpack
2 8 (5.59%) GitLab
2 8 (5.59%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.59%) JUnit
2 8 (5.59%) Mockito
3 7 (4.90%) JIRA
4 6 (4.20%) rollup.js
5 4 (2.80%) Babel
5 4 (2.80%) CircleCI
5 4 (2.80%) Postman
5 4 (2.80%) TestRail
6 2 (1.40%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (17.48%) Telecoms
2 16 (11.19%) Social Skills
3 15 (10.49%) Marketing
4 10 (6.99%) Games
5 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.29%) Finance
6 8 (5.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 5 (3.50%) Banking
7 5 (3.50%) Influencing Skills
7 5 (3.50%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (2.80%) Advertising
8 4 (2.80%) International Banking
8 4 (2.80%) Legal
9 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.40%) Back Office
10 2 (1.40%) Local Government
11 1 (0.70%) Billing
11 1 (0.70%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (17.48%) Software Engineer
2 21 (14.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 14 (9.79%) Analyst
3 14 (9.79%) Developer
4 9 (6.29%) Designer
5 8 (5.59%) Java Engineer
5 8 (5.59%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (5.59%) Senior Java Engineer
5 8 (5.59%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 7 (4.90%) Customer Engineer
6 7 (4.90%) Installations Engineer
7 6 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Insight Manager
8 5 (3.50%) IT Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) IT Support
8 5 (3.50%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Service Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.59%) Node.js
1 18 (12.59%) React
2 14 (9.79%) GraphQL
3 10 (6.99%) WebRTC
3 10 (6.99%) WebSockets
4 8 (5.59%) PowerMock
4 8 (5.59%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (5.59%) REST
4 8 (5.59%) RESTful
4 8 (5.59%) Spring
5 7 (4.90%) Vue.js
6 6 (4.20%) Apollo GraphQL
6 6 (4.20%) Babylonjs
6 6 (4.20%) FFmpeg
6 6 (4.20%) HEVC
6 6 (4.20%) OpenCV
6 6 (4.20%) RxJS
6 6 (4.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (2.80%) Akka
7 4 (2.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Digital Media
2 10 (6.99%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.29%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (4.90%) Blog
4 7 (4.90%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.90%) Fibre Optics
4 7 (4.90%) Social Media
5 6 (4.20%) CUDA
5 6 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.20%) Media Streaming
5 6 (4.20%) Video\Live Streaming
6 5 (3.50%) BBC
6 5 (3.50%) User Experience
7 4 (2.80%) CCTV
7 4 (2.80%) IPTV
7 4 (2.80%) iSeries
7 4 (2.80%) Raspberry Pi
7 4 (2.80%) Video Editing
8 3 (2.10%) Animation
8 3 (2.10%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.39%) Linux
2 8 (5.59%) Windows
3 6 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) Android
5 1 (0.70%) Android TV
5 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
3 28 (19.58%) Pair Programming
4 26 (18.18%) CI/CD
5 25 (17.48%) Test Automation
6 21 (14.69%) Scrum
7 17 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (11.19%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.39%) Acceptance Criteria
9 12 (8.39%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (8.39%) DevOps
9 12 (8.39%) Low Latency
10 10 (6.99%) B2B
10 10 (6.99%) Project Management
11 9 (6.29%) Integration Testing
11 9 (6.29%) Software Delivery
11 9 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.59%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.69%) JavaScript
2 17 (11.89%) TypeScript
3 15 (10.49%) Java
3 15 (10.49%) Python
4 13 (9.09%) SQL
5 12 (8.39%) Scala
6 8 (5.59%) Java 11
6 8 (5.59%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.20%) C++
8 4 (2.80%) ES6
9 3 (2.10%) C#
10 2 (1.40%) Perl
11 1 (0.70%) Bash
11 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.20%) Degree
3 5 (3.50%) A+ Certification
3 5 (3.50%) Master's Degree
3 5 (3.50%) MCP
4 2 (1.40%) CISM
4 2 (1.40%) CISSP
4 2 (1.40%) IISP
4 2 (1.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) CCNP
5 1 (0.70%) CCSE
5 1 (0.70%) CISA
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.99%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.80%) PMO
3 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.40%) GRC
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.70%) ITGC
4 1 (0.70%) NEBOSH
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (16.78%) Docker
2 10 (6.99%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.70%) Ceph
4 1 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (16.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.70%) Ansible
2 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.89%) Openreach
3 10 (6.99%) Facebook
3 10 (6.99%) Instagram
3 10 (6.99%) Twitter
3 10 (6.99%) YouTube
4 9 (6.29%) Cisco
5 6 (4.20%) Computacenter
6 5 (3.50%) Adobe
7 4 (2.80%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.80%) HubSpot
7 4 (2.80%) IBM
8 3 (2.10%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.10%) Oracle
8 3 (2.10%) SAP
8 3 (2.10%) Siemens
9 2 (1.40%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.40%) Google
9 2 (1.40%) Samsung
9 2 (1.40%) Virgin Media