Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1046 998 1007
Rank change year-on-year -48 +9 -76
Permanent jobs citing BT 157 173 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 111 129 192
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £8,775 £19,500 £22,275
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% -12.50%

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 79,658 76,001 93,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.88% 44.05% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62,816 61,228 76,391
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%

BT
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BT in the UK

BT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BT.

Salary trend for BT in the UK

BT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BT over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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
England -35 140 £42,500 +6.25% 30
UK excluding London -12 84 £35,000 +4.48% 13
London -32 69 £52,500 +27.27% 18
South East +4 25 £27,500 -45.00% 3
Midlands +6 20 £11,550 -71.13% 2
North of England +1 17 £11,550 -73.75% 4
West Midlands +6 16 £11,550 -45.00% 2
East of England +8 11 £11,550 -67.23% 2
North West -7 10 £50,250 +54.62% 2
South West -28 9 £47,500 +126.19% 1
Northern Ireland - 8 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands -2 7 £11,550 -78.00%
North East -21 7 £11,550 -53.80%
Scotland -37 3 £56,250 +67.91%
Wales - 2 £41,750 -
Yorkshire +17 1 £47,500 +6.74% 2

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 49 (31.21%) Telecoms
2 48 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (24.84%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (23.57%) BBC
5 35 (22.29%) Linux
6 33 (21.02%) SQL
7 30 (19.11%) C#
7 30 (19.11%) Cisco
8 27 (17.20%) Microsoft
8 27 (17.20%) Software Engineering
9 26 (16.56%) Open Source
9 26 (16.56%) Python
10 25 (15.92%) WAN
11 24 (15.29%) HTML
11 24 (15.29%) STB
11 24 (15.29%) Arqiva
12 23 (14.65%) LAN
13 22 (14.01%) JavaScript
13 22 (14.01%) OO
14 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
14 21 (13.38%) Broadband
14 21 (13.38%) Degree
14 21 (13.38%) Test Automation
15 20 (12.74%) RESTful
15 20 (12.74%) Firewall
16 19 (12.10%) HTML5
17 18 (11.46%) Finance
17 18 (11.46%) TDD
17 18 (11.46%) C
17 18 (11.46%) Java

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 8 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.82%) CMS
2 6 (3.82%) IIS
3 4 (2.55%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.55%) SAS
4 3 (1.91%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.91%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.27%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.27%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.64%) Luigi
6 1 (0.64%) Moodle
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.64%) Totara
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.27%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.64%) LibreOffice
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.64%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.64%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.64%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.73%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (5.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 8 (5.10%) Amazon S3
4 8 (5.10%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (5.10%) Serverless
5 6 (3.82%) Office 365
6 5 (3.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (2.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (2.55%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.55%) GitHub
8 1 (0.64%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.64%) G Suite
8 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.92%) WAN
2 23 (14.65%) LAN
3 21 (13.38%) Broadband
4 20 (12.74%) Firewall
5 16 (10.19%) TCP/IP
6 15 (9.55%) Ethernet
7 14 (8.92%) Internet
7 14 (8.92%) VLAN
8 12 (7.64%) DVB
8 12 (7.64%) MPLS
8 12 (7.64%) VoIP
9 11 (7.01%) VPN
10 10 (6.37%) Network Security
11 9 (5.73%) BGP
11 9 (5.73%) DNS
11 9 (5.73%) OSPF
12 8 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (4.46%) HTTP
13 7 (4.46%) IPv4
14 6 (3.82%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.92%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (6.37%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.73%) MySQL
5 8 (5.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.18%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (3.18%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (2.55%) Big Data
9 4 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.55%) SQLite
10 3 (1.91%) GIS
11 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.64%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (10.19%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.28%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.64%) JIRA
4 10 (6.37%) Moq
5 9 (5.73%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.73%) Selenium
6 8 (5.10%) Subversion
7 5 (3.18%) GoCD
7 5 (3.18%) Maven
7 5 (3.18%) Mockito
7 5 (3.18%) NUnit
7 5 (3.18%) SpecFlow
7 5 (3.18%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.55%) Calabash
8 4 (2.55%) gulp
8 4 (2.55%) JUnit
8 4 (2.55%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 49 (31.21%) Telecoms
2 18 (11.46%) Finance
3 12 (7.64%) Retail
4 8 (5.10%) Multimedia
5 7 (4.46%) Billing
6 4 (2.55%) Banking
6 4 (2.55%) Marketing
7 3 (1.91%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Law
8 2 (1.27%) Legal
8 2 (1.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (28.66%) Developer
2 16 (10.19%) Software Engineer
3 14 (8.92%) Architect
3 14 (8.92%) Software Developer
4 13 (8.28%) C# Developer
5 12 (7.64%) Developer in Test
5 12 (7.64%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (5.73%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.10%) Consultant
7 8 (5.10%) Junior
8 7 (4.46%) Analyst
8 7 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (3.82%) Administrator
9 6 (3.82%) iOS Developer
10 5 (3.18%) C/C++ Developer
10 5 (3.18%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 5 (3.18%) Lead iOS Developer
10 5 (3.18%) Presales Solution Architect
10 5 (3.18%) Technical Developer
10 5 (3.18%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.29%) HTML
2 20 (12.74%) RESTful
3 19 (12.10%) HTML5
4 15 (9.55%) CSS
4 15 (9.55%) XML
5 13 (8.28%) .NET
6 12 (7.64%) D-Bus
7 11 (7.01%) CSS3
8 8 (5.10%) ASP.NET
8 8 (5.10%) GStreamer
8 8 (5.10%) HEVC
8 8 (5.10%) JSON
8 8 (5.10%) Node.js
8 8 (5.10%) OpenGL
8 8 (5.10%) Qt
8 8 (5.10%) Web Services
9 7 (4.46%) Entity Framework
10 6 (3.82%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.57%) BBC
2 24 (15.29%) STB
3 12 (7.64%) Digital TV
3 12 (7.64%) IPTV
4 11 (7.01%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.73%) Driving Licence
5 9 (5.73%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (5.10%) Data Centre
6 8 (5.10%) Media Streaming
6 8 (5.10%) MPEG
7 7 (4.46%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.18%) Clustering
9 5 (3.18%) Credit Risk
9 5 (3.18%) Fintech
9 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.18%) New Media
9 5 (3.18%) Private Cloud
10 4 (2.55%) Handset
10 4 (2.55%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.29%) Linux
2 16 (10.19%) Unix
3 10 (6.37%) Windows
4 9 (5.73%) CentOS
5 8 (5.10%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (4.46%) Android
6 7 (4.46%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.82%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.82%) Mac OS X
7 6 (3.82%) Windows 10
7 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.55%) Fedora
8 4 (2.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.84%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (17.20%) Software Engineering
4 26 (16.56%) Open Source
5 22 (14.01%) OO
6 21 (13.38%) Test Automation
7 18 (11.46%) TDD
8 14 (8.92%) Unit Testing
9 13 (8.28%) DevOps
10 12 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.64%) ITIL
10 12 (7.64%) Microservices
10 12 (7.64%) Validation
11 11 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (7.01%) Migration
11 11 (7.01%) Service Delivery
12 10 (6.37%) Cryptography
12 10 (6.37%) Scrum
13 9 (5.73%) Software Testing
14 8 (5.10%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.02%) SQL
2 30 (19.11%) C#
3 26 (16.56%) Python
4 22 (14.01%) JavaScript
5 18 (11.46%) C
5 18 (11.46%) Java
6 15 (9.55%) C++
7 13 (8.28%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.10%) Clojure
8 8 (5.10%) Go
9 5 (3.18%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.55%) Perl
10 4 (2.55%) Ruby
10 4 (2.55%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.27%) PHP
11 2 (1.27%) VBA
12 1 (0.64%) Java 8
12 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (13.38%) Degree
2 8 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.18%) CCNP
4 5 (3.18%) CISM
4 5 (3.18%) CISSP
4 5 (3.18%) JNCIP
5 4 (2.55%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.91%) CCNA
6 3 (1.91%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (1.91%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) CCIE
8 1 (0.64%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) QA
2 5 (3.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.18%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.18%) SLA
3 4 (2.55%) OIPF
4 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (9.55%) Docker
2 8 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.10%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.18%) Squid
4 5 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.64%) HDFS
6 1 (0.64%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) Ansible
1 6 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.82%) Puppet
2 4 (2.55%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.55%) systemd
2 4 (2.55%) Terraform
3 2 (1.27%) Cacti
3 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.64%) Nagios
4 1 (0.64%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 30 (19.11%) Cisco
2 27 (17.20%) Microsoft
3 24 (15.29%) Arqiva
4 14 (8.92%) Openreach
5 10 (6.37%) Oracle
6 9 (5.73%) Apple
7 8 (5.10%) CA
7 8 (5.10%) McAfee
7 8 (5.10%) Virgin Media
8 7 (4.46%) Juniper
9 6 (3.82%) NEC
9 6 (3.82%) VMware
10 5 (3.18%) Atlassian
10 5 (3.18%) Avaya
10 5 (3.18%) Mitel
10 5 (3.18%) Palo Alto
10 5 (3.18%) Panasonic
10 5 (3.18%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.18%) Xamarin
11 4 (2.55%) Broadcom