Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Business Transformation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Transformation over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Transformation
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 456 390 418
Rank change year-on-year -66 +28 -16
Permanent jobs citing Business Transformation 1,043 1,439 1,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.82% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.90% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 770 987 1,096
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.56% -1.23%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £86,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £49,039 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.16% -1.92% -4.76%

Business Transformation 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 149,712 160,336 174,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.56% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 119,082 126,510 145,216
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Transformation within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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 -53 905 £65,000 +8.33% 89
London -41 506 £71,250 +9.62% 25
UK excluding London -67 451 £55,000 +12.16% 75
North of England -5 141 £47,500 +3.26% 14
South East -10 130 £70,000 +21.74% 23
North West +18 71 £49,725 +8.10% 8
Midlands -22 61 £60,000 +26.32% 15
West Midlands +15 57 £60,000 +26.32% 11
Yorkshire -31 50 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East of England +26 36 £60,000 +6.67% 5
Scotland +17 34 £45,000 -40.00% 4
South West -11 24 £66,250 +39.05% 7
Wales -79 24 £40,210 -18.00% 4
North East +9 20 £37,500 -43.40% 3
East Midlands -39 4 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Northern Ireland - 2 £60,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Business Transformation 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 Business Transformation.

1 366 (35.09%) Finance
2 348 (33.37%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (23.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 245 (23.49%) Project Management
5 174 (16.68%) Change Management
6 150 (14.38%) Degree
7 143 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
8 126 (12.08%) Business Analysis
9 122 (11.70%) Microsoft
10 121 (11.60%) SAP
11 115 (11.03%) Scrum
12 114 (10.93%) PRINCE2
13 112 (10.74%) Business Development
14 105 (10.07%) Banking
15 98 (9.40%) Coaching
16 96 (9.20%) CRM
17 91 (8.72%) ERP
18 89 (8.53%) Continuous Improvement
18 89 (8.53%) IT Strategy
19 86 (8.25%) Java
19 86 (8.25%) Migration
20 85 (8.15%) Waterfall
21 84 (8.05%) Retail
22 83 (7.96%) Marketing
23 80 (7.67%) PMO
24 77 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
25 74 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
25 74 (7.09%) Analytics
26 73 (7.00%) SQL
27 71 (6.81%) Target Operating Model

Business Transformation
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 26 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.44%) CMS
3 13 (1.25%) Confluence
4 11 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (0.67%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.58%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.38%) SAS
9 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.29%) IIS
9 3 (0.29%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.19%) Apache
10 2 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.19%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.096%) MQSeries
Applications
1 38 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 28 (2.68%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.38%) GNU Octave
5 4 (0.38%) SPSS
6 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (2.40%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.05%) SAP ERP
4 8 (0.77%) SAP GRC
5 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.38%) SAP MDG
5 4 (0.38%) Siebel CRM
5 4 (0.38%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.29%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.29%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.29%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.19%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (4.31%) SaaS
4 44 (4.22%) IaaS
5 43 (4.12%) SuccessFactors
6 32 (3.07%) Office 365
7 28 (2.68%) PaaS
8 21 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.58%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.38%) G Suite
12 4 (0.38%) SAP Leonardo
12 4 (0.38%) Trello
13 3 (0.29%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 3 (0.29%) GitHub
13 3 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.29%) Yammer
14 2 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.44%) SAN
2 14 (1.34%) WAN
3 13 (1.25%) LAN
4 7 (0.67%) Extranet
4 7 (0.67%) Firewall
5 6 (0.58%) VPN
6 5 (0.48%) Internet
6 5 (0.48%) Wireless
7 4 (0.38%) DNS
7 4 (0.38%) IPsec
7 4 (0.38%) MPLS
7 4 (0.38%) Network Security
8 3 (0.29%) Skype
8 3 (0.29%) VoIP
8 3 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.19%) BGP
9 2 (0.19%) DHCP
9 2 (0.19%) GoToMeeting
9 2 (0.19%) SSL
9 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.21%) MySQL
3 20 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 20 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (1.82%) Big Data
5 18 (1.73%) SAP HANA
6 15 (1.44%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (1.15%) Blockchain
9 10 (0.96%) MS Access
10 8 (0.77%) Cloud Spanner
10 8 (0.77%) NewSQL
11 7 (0.67%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.48%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (2.40%) JIRA
2 13 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.15%) TeamCity
4 10 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (0.86%) SonarQube
6 8 (0.77%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.38%) Selenium
9 2 (0.19%) Ant
9 2 (0.19%) Appium
9 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.19%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (0.19%) JUnit
9 2 (0.19%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.19%) Maven
9 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 366 (35.09%) Finance
2 105 (10.07%) Banking
3 84 (8.05%) Retail
4 83 (7.96%) Marketing
5 47 (4.51%) Back Office
6 41 (3.93%) Legal
7 39 (3.74%) Telecoms
8 35 (3.36%) Front Office
9 20 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
10 14 (1.34%) Automotive
10 14 (1.34%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.25%) Games
12 12 (1.15%) Publishing
13 11 (1.05%) German Language
13 11 (1.05%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.86%) Local Government
15 8 (0.77%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.77%) French Language
16 7 (0.67%) Law
16 7 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (18.22%) Analyst
2 154 (14.77%) Business Analyst
3 145 (13.90%) Architect
4 140 (13.42%) Consultant
4 140 (13.42%) Project Manager
5 55 (5.27%) Developer
6 49 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
7 45 (4.31%) Change Consultant
7 45 (4.31%) Management Consultant
8 43 (4.12%) Transformation Manager
9 41 (3.93%) Programme Manager
10 38 (3.64%) IT Manager
11 31 (2.97%) Senior Consultant
12 30 (2.88%) Change Management Consultant
12 30 (2.88%) Enterprise Architect
13 29 (2.78%) Finance Business Analyst
13 29 (2.78%) Financial Analyst
14 27 (2.59%) Business Manager
14 27 (2.59%) Senior Manager
15 26 (2.49%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (4.99%) .NET
2 31 (2.97%) Node.js
3 27 (2.59%) XML
4 23 (2.21%) REST
5 22 (2.11%) HTML
6 20 (1.92%) Middleware
7 19 (1.82%) React
8 18 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (1.73%) CSS
9 17 (1.63%) Spring
9 17 (1.63%) Web Services
10 14 (1.34%) Spring Boot
11 13 (1.25%) RESTful
12 11 (1.05%) ASP.NET
12 11 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (0.96%) CSS3
13 10 (0.96%) HTML5
13 10 (0.96%) SOAP
14 9 (0.86%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.85%) User Experience
3 53 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
4 46 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 31 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 24 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.82%) PMI
10 17 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 16 (1.53%) Credit Risk
12 14 (1.34%) Fintech
12 14 (1.34%) Robotics
13 13 (1.25%) Fixed Income
13 13 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (1.15%) FMCG
15 11 (1.05%) Virtual Team
16 10 (0.96%) Private Cloud
17 9 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
18 6 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (4.12%) Windows
2 19 (1.82%) Linux
3 12 (1.15%) Windows 7
4 11 (1.05%) Unix
4 11 (1.05%) Windows 10
5 10 (0.96%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.29%) CentOS
8 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.096%) AIX
9 1 (0.096%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (33.37%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (23.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 245 (23.49%) Project Management
4 174 (16.68%) Change Management
5 126 (12.08%) Business Analysis
6 115 (11.03%) Scrum
7 114 (10.93%) PRINCE2
8 112 (10.74%) Business Development
9 98 (9.40%) Coaching
10 96 (9.20%) CRM
11 91 (8.72%) ERP
12 89 (8.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 89 (8.53%) IT Strategy
13 86 (8.25%) Migration
14 85 (8.15%) Waterfall
15 74 (7.09%) Analytics
16 71 (6.81%) Target Operating Model
17 69 (6.62%) Programme Management
18 66 (6.33%) ITIL
18 66 (6.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 86 (8.25%) Java
2 73 (7.00%) SQL
3 65 (6.23%) C
4 44 (4.22%) JavaScript
5 35 (3.36%) C#
6 19 (1.82%) Python
7 13 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 10 (0.96%) R
8 10 (0.96%) Scala
9 9 (0.86%) Kotlin
10 7 (0.67%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.48%) Java 8
11 5 (0.48%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.48%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.48%) VB
12 4 (0.38%) ABAP
12 4 (0.38%) VBA
13 3 (0.29%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.19%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 150 (14.38%) Degree
2 49 (4.70%) PMP
3 42 (4.03%) PMI Certification
4 40 (3.84%) Security Cleared
5 33 (3.16%) Master's Degree
6 24 (2.30%) ISEB
7 20 (1.92%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.34%) IIBA
9 12 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
10 10 (0.96%) DV Cleared
11 9 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.86%) MBA
12 8 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.67%) CFA
13 7 (0.67%) CISSP
13 7 (0.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 6 (0.58%) CBAP
14 6 (0.58%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.58%) MCP
14 6 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (7.67%) PMO
2 42 (4.03%) QA
3 16 (1.53%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.34%) GDPR
5 12 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 11 (1.05%) SLA
7 5 (0.48%) IFRS
7 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.29%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.29%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.29%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.19%) COBIT
10 2 (0.19%) GAAP
11 1 (0.096%) GxP
System Software
1 20 (1.92%) Docker
2 11 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.29%) XenApp
6 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.19%) VMware GSX
7 1 (0.096%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.096%) Firmware
7 1 (0.096%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.096%) Varnish
7 1 (0.096%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.096%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 10 (0.96%) Terraform
3 7 (0.67%) SCCM
4 6 (0.58%) Packer
5 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.29%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.19%) logstash
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.19%) Puppet
6 2 (0.19%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.19%) WSUS
6 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.096%) Ansible
7 1 (0.096%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.096%) Oozie
7 1 (0.096%) OpenVAS
7 1 (0.096%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.096%) vRealize
Vendors
1 122 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 121 (11.60%) SAP
3 65 (6.23%) Oracle
4 26 (2.49%) Ariba
5 18 (1.73%) Cisco
6 17 (1.63%) Cognizant
7 15 (1.44%) IBM
8 13 (1.25%) Bloomberg
8 13 (1.25%) VMware
9 10 (0.96%) FactSet
9 10 (0.96%) Reuters
9 10 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.67%) Citrix
10 7 (0.67%) Google
10 7 (0.67%) iManage
10 7 (0.67%) Talend
11 6 (0.58%) Informatica
11 6 (0.58%) Siebel
12 5 (0.48%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.48%) Tableau