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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 12 August 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
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 808 845 643
Rank change year-on-year +37 -202 +234
Permanent jobs citing BT 429 173 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.39% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69 61 119
10th Percentile - £28,145 -
25th Percentile £30,500 £30,750 £19,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.77% -23.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £51,230
90th Percentile £76,000 £73,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £33,800 £30,000
% change year-on-year +12.43% +12.67% -14.29%

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 66,501 44,182 25,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.37% 38.62% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34,055 29,736 19,886
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,750 £31,247
25th Percentile £41,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.78% -2.63% +5.56%

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 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for BT in the UK

BT
Top 14 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 12 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 -52 313 £41,750 -1.76% 31
Work from Home -103 204 £55,000 -8.33% 13
UK excluding London +16 173 £38,000 +12.43% 29
London -163 140 £57,500 +9.52% 3
South West +38 76 £39,000 -2.50% 3
East of England -23 48 £52,500 +82.43% 2
South East -32 35 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Midlands -53 22 £33,000 +4.76% 12
North of England -71 16 £33,000 -51.11% 4
West Midlands -54 14 £33,000 -34.28% 12
North West - 14 £33,000 - 3
East Midlands -23 8 - -
Scotland -47 2 £56,250 - 1
Yorkshire -50 2 £66,250 -1.85% 1

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 194 (45.22%) Agile
2 155 (36.13%) AWS
3 141 (32.87%) Python
4 110 (25.64%) Docker
5 107 (24.94%) Linux
6 103 (24.01%) Problem-Solving
7 102 (23.78%) Kubernetes
8 93 (21.68%) Digital Media
9 91 (21.21%) Java
10 90 (20.98%) Software Engineering
11 89 (20.75%) Bash
11 89 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
12 85 (19.81%) Pair Programming
13 82 (19.11%) SQL
14 80 (18.65%) Ansible
15 76 (17.72%) Security Cleared
15 76 (17.72%) Broadband
16 72 (16.78%) DevOps
16 72 (16.78%) Virgin Media
17 71 (16.55%) Cybersecurity
17 71 (16.55%) Social Skills
18 70 (16.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 65 (15.15%) Cyberattack
20 61 (14.22%) JavaScript
20 61 (14.22%) Degree
20 61 (14.22%) DV Cleared
21 59 (13.75%) Amazon EC2
21 59 (13.75%) CI/CD
22 58 (13.52%) Data Analysis
23 57 (13.29%) Amazon S3

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 33 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 18 (4.20%) nginx
3 15 (3.50%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.86%) Apache
5 7 (1.63%) Confluence
5 7 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.93%) Smallworld
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.47%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 16 (3.73%) InVision
1 16 (3.73%) Sketch
2 8 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.40%) Adobe XD
3 6 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.40%) Zeplin
4 4 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.93%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.47%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 155 (36.13%) AWS
2 59 (13.75%) Amazon EC2
3 57 (13.29%) Amazon S3
4 55 (12.82%) GCP
5 43 (10.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 41 (9.56%) Akamai
6 41 (9.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 41 (9.56%) Fastly
7 33 (7.69%) Power Platform
8 32 (7.46%) Amazon ECS
9 31 (7.23%) Amazon SageMaker
10 30 (6.99%) Azure
11 29 (6.76%) GitHub
12 19 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (3.96%) SaaS
14 16 (3.73%) Datadog
15 11 (2.56%) AWS Fargate
15 11 (2.56%) Serverless
16 10 (2.33%) Amazon EKS
16 10 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 76 (17.72%) Broadband
2 40 (9.32%) Wi-Fi
3 28 (6.53%) Wireless
4 25 (5.83%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.73%) HTTP
6 15 (3.50%) DECT
6 15 (3.50%) Structured Cabling
7 12 (2.80%) WAN
8 10 (2.33%) LAN
8 10 (2.33%) UWB
9 9 (2.10%) Radio Access Network
10 8 (1.86%) TDMA
11 7 (1.63%) Firewall
11 7 (1.63%) MPLS
11 7 (1.63%) PABX
12 5 (1.17%) ADSL
12 5 (1.17%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.17%) MD110
13 4 (0.93%) Network Security
13 4 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.09%) Big Data
2 35 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (7.69%) BigQuery
3 33 (7.69%) Power BI
3 33 (7.69%) Tableau
4 16 (3.73%) Redis
5 15 (3.50%) Hazelcast
5 15 (3.50%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.33%) Data Lake
8 9 (2.10%) GIS
9 4 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (0.70%) MySQL
11 2 (0.47%) Bigtable
11 2 (0.47%) Cloud Spanner
11 2 (0.47%) Metadata
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (10.72%) Jenkins
2 40 (9.32%) Git (software)
3 26 (6.06%) GitLab
4 24 (5.59%) JUnit
5 22 (5.13%) JIRA
6 18 (4.20%) rollup.js
6 18 (4.20%) webpack
7 17 (3.96%) Selenium
8 16 (3.73%) Mockito
9 14 (3.26%) Appium
10 11 (2.56%) Bitbucket
11 10 (2.33%) CircleCI
11 10 (2.33%) GCC
11 10 (2.33%) GDB
12 8 (1.86%) Subversion
13 6 (1.40%) Axure RP
14 2 (0.47%) ERwin
14 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 89 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (16.55%) Social Skills
3 70 (16.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 48 (11.19%) Telecoms
5 34 (7.93%) Marketing
6 28 (6.53%) Games
6 28 (6.53%) Legal
7 20 (4.66%) Finance
8 16 (3.73%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.56%) Law
10 10 (2.33%) Electronics
10 10 (2.33%) Wearables
11 8 (1.86%) Local Government
12 6 (1.40%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (0.93%) Advertising
13 4 (0.93%) Banking
13 4 (0.93%) Billing
13 4 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
14 3 (0.70%) Retail
15 2 (0.47%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 73 (17.02%) Developer
2 65 (15.15%) Software Engineer
3 49 (11.42%) Senior Software Engineer
4 22 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 19 (4.43%) Telecoms Engineer
6 18 (4.20%) Delivery Manager
6 18 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (3.96%) Designer
7 17 (3.96%) Java Engineer
7 17 (3.96%) Platform Engineer
7 17 (3.96%) Senior Java Engineer
8 16 (3.73%) Analyst
8 16 (3.73%) DataOps Leader
8 16 (3.73%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (3.73%) Senior Developer
8 16 (3.73%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 16 (3.73%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 16 (3.73%) Technical Leader
9 15 (3.50%) DataOps Engineer
9 15 (3.50%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.29%) Elastic Stack
2 46 (10.72%) Akka
3 45 (10.49%) Kafka
3 45 (10.49%) React
4 39 (9.09%) Node.js
5 31 (7.23%) D3.js
5 31 (7.23%) Keras
5 31 (7.23%) Matplotlib
5 31 (7.23%) Pandas
5 31 (7.23%) scikit-learn
5 31 (7.23%) Spark Streaming
5 31 (7.23%) TensorFlow
6 28 (6.53%) GraphQL
7 27 (6.29%) RESTful
7 27 (6.29%) Spring
8 25 (5.83%) Web Services
9 18 (4.20%) Apollo GraphQL
9 18 (4.20%) Babylonjs
9 18 (4.20%) RxJS
9 18 (4.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 93 (21.68%) Digital Media
2 65 (15.15%) Cyberattack
3 44 (10.26%) Video on Demand
4 41 (9.56%) User Experience
5 28 (6.53%) Driving Licence
6 27 (6.29%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (6.06%) Cloud Native
7 26 (6.06%) Video\Live Streaming
8 25 (5.83%) Hackathon
9 20 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (4.66%) Mobile App
10 16 (3.73%) Video Conferencing
11 15 (3.50%) Legacy Systems
12 13 (3.03%) CCTV
13 11 (2.56%) CUDA
13 11 (2.56%) Media Streaming
14 10 (2.33%) ARM Cortex
15 8 (1.86%) Cyberthreat
16 6 (1.40%) Data Structures
16 6 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 107 (24.94%) Linux
2 29 (6.76%) Apple iOS
3 27 (6.29%) Android
4 10 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.17%) Windows
6 3 (0.70%) Unix
7 1 (0.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (45.22%) Agile
2 103 (24.01%) Problem-Solving
3 90 (20.98%) Software Engineering
4 85 (19.81%) Pair Programming
5 72 (16.78%) DevOps
6 71 (16.55%) Cybersecurity
7 59 (13.75%) CI/CD
8 58 (13.52%) Data Analysis
9 57 (13.29%) Visualisation
10 52 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (11.89%) Analytics
11 51 (11.89%) Test Automation
12 50 (11.66%) Data Engineering
13 48 (11.19%) Acceptance Criteria
14 43 (10.02%) Configuration Management
15 41 (9.56%) Data Science
15 41 (9.56%) Machine Learning
16 40 (9.32%) Containerisation
17 35 (8.16%) Coaching
17 35 (8.16%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 141 (32.87%) Python
2 91 (21.21%) Java
3 89 (20.75%) Bash
4 82 (19.11%) SQL
5 61 (14.22%) JavaScript
6 55 (12.82%) Ruby
7 47 (10.96%) Scala
8 28 (6.53%) TypeScript
9 26 (6.06%) C#
9 26 (6.06%) C++
10 19 (4.43%) C
11 17 (3.96%) Shell Script
12 15 (3.50%) R
13 14 (3.26%) Apple Swift
13 14 (3.26%) Kotlin
14 11 (2.56%) Perl
15 10 (2.33%) Embedded C
16 8 (1.86%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.93%) Embedded C++
17 4 (0.93%) Go
Qualifications
1 76 (17.72%) Security Cleared
2 61 (14.22%) Degree
2 61 (14.22%) DV Cleared
3 20 (4.66%) CCNA
3 20 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.80%) CISSP
4 12 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.17%) CCNP
6 4 (0.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 4 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.47%) HNC
8 2 (0.47%) HND
8 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.47%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (11.66%) Accessibility
2 34 (7.93%) QA
3 19 (4.43%) GDPR
4 12 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (2.33%) JTAG
6 7 (1.63%) NEBOSH
7 6 (1.40%) GRC
8 4 (0.93%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.70%) MiFID
9 3 (0.70%) PSD2
10 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 110 (25.64%) Docker
2 17 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.93%) Snort
4 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 102 (23.78%) Kubernetes
2 80 (18.65%) Ansible
3 50 (11.66%) Terraform
4 41 (9.56%) Prometheus
5 38 (8.86%) Puppet
6 12 (2.80%) logstash
7 5 (1.17%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.93%) Kibana
8 4 (0.93%) Suricata
9 3 (0.70%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.47%) MIIS
10 2 (0.47%) SCCM
10 2 (0.47%) WSUS
11 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 72 (16.78%) Virgin Media
2 52 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 41 (9.56%) AppDynamics
3 41 (9.56%) Splunk
4 25 (5.83%) Facebook
4 25 (5.83%) Instagram
4 25 (5.83%) Twitter
4 25 (5.83%) YouTube
5 22 (5.13%) Mitel
6 17 (3.96%) Samsung
7 15 (3.50%) Avaya
7 15 (3.50%) BroadSoft
7 15 (3.50%) MikroTik
7 15 (3.50%) NEC
7 15 (3.50%) Panasonic
7 15 (3.50%) Ruckus Wireless
7 15 (3.50%) Siemens
8 13 (3.03%) Cisco
9 8 (1.86%) Openreach
10 6 (1.40%) Meraki