Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Transformation
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 378 418
Rank change year-on-year -89 +40 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Transformation 1,101 1,514 1,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.85% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.94% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 806 1,082 1,169
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £38,304 £38,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - -0.99% -3.81%

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 157,849 161,235 182,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.67% 90.75% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 126,086 129,822 152,126
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +3.28% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -101 973 £65,000 +8.33% 110
London -41 592 £75,000 +15.38% 52
UK excluding London -115 435 £50,000 - 61
North of England -77 156 £45,000 -8.16% 17
South East -61 87 £65,000 +8.79% 28
Midlands +19 75 £57,500 +21.05% 7
North West +17 75 £45,000 -2.17% 10
West Midlands +28 57 £60,000 +33.33% 5
Yorkshire -92 51 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East of England -8 43 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Scotland -10 33 £42,500 -17.48% 2
North East +13 30 £47,500 +26.67%
Wales -43 21 £49,039 -
East Midlands -1 18 £55,000 +4.76% 2
South West -51 17 £49,500 -12.00% 2
Northern Ireland - 3 £65,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 370 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (33.24%) Finance
3 281 (25.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 259 (23.52%) Project Management
5 165 (14.99%) Change Management
6 163 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
7 152 (13.81%) Degree
8 147 (13.35%) Scrum
9 135 (12.26%) Business Development
10 118 (10.72%) PRINCE2
11 115 (10.45%) Microsoft
11 115 (10.45%) Business Analysis
12 112 (10.17%) CRM
13 110 (9.99%) SQL
14 108 (9.81%) SAP
15 106 (9.63%) Retail
16 102 (9.26%) Analytics
16 102 (9.26%) IT Strategy
17 101 (9.17%) Migration
18 99 (8.99%) Banking
18 99 (8.99%) Coaching
19 96 (8.72%) Java
20 92 (8.36%) Marketing
20 92 (8.36%) PMO
21 90 (8.17%) Waterfall
22 88 (7.99%) Continuous Improvement
23 85 (7.72%) ERP
24 84 (7.63%) Programme Management
25 82 (7.45%) Oracle
26 81 (7.36%) Mentoring

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 (2.36%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.36%) CMS
3 14 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 13 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 9 (0.82%) Confluence
6 7 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.64%) IIS
6 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.54%) Apache
8 5 (0.45%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.36%) CloudStack
9 4 (0.36%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.27%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.27%) nginx
10 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 50 (4.54%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (3.27%) Microsoft Project
4 20 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.18%) Camtasia
6 2 (0.18%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
2 16 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.27%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.64%) SAP MDG
5 6 (0.54%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.36%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.36%) Siebel CRM
6 4 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.27%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.18%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.18%) Elite 3E
9 1 (0.091%) Epicor Tropos
9 1 (0.091%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 1 (0.091%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.091%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 71 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (4.45%) SaaS
4 47 (4.27%) SuccessFactors
5 42 (3.81%) IaaS
6 23 (2.09%) PaaS
7 22 (2.00%) Office 365
8 11 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.36%) Fastly
10 4 (0.36%) Trello
11 3 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.27%) Datadog
11 3 (0.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 3 (0.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (0.27%) Stackdriver
12 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.18%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.54%) WAN
2 26 (2.36%) SAN
3 21 (1.91%) Firewall
3 21 (1.91%) LAN
4 12 (1.09%) VPN
4 12 (1.09%) Wireless
5 10 (0.91%) Internet
5 10 (0.91%) MPLS
5 10 (0.91%) Skype
6 9 (0.82%) DNS
6 9 (0.82%) VoIP
7 7 (0.64%) BIG-IP
8 6 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (0.54%) Network Security
8 6 (0.54%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.45%) HTTP
10 4 (0.36%) IPsec
10 4 (0.36%) SSL
11 3 (0.27%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (3.18%) Big Data
1 35 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.09%) MySQL
3 23 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 18 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (1.27%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.00%) Cloud Spanner
8 11 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.00%) MS Access
8 11 (1.00%) NewSQL
9 8 (0.73%) SAP HANA
10 7 (0.64%) Redis
10 7 (0.64%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.54%) Blockchain
11 6 (0.54%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.36%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (1.18%) Jenkins
1 13 (1.18%) JIRA
2 10 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (0.54%) Selenium
5 4 (0.36%) CircleCI
6 3 (0.27%) Ant
6 3 (0.27%) JUnit
6 3 (0.27%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.18%) Appium
7 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.18%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.18%) Maven
7 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.091%) SonarQube
General
1 366 (33.24%) Finance
2 106 (9.63%) Retail
3 99 (8.99%) Banking
4 92 (8.36%) Marketing
5 48 (4.36%) Legal
6 41 (3.72%) Front Office
7 39 (3.54%) Back Office
8 24 (2.18%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.91%) Automotive
9 21 (1.91%) Law
10 20 (1.82%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.45%) Games
12 15 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
13 12 (1.09%) Investment Banking
14 11 (1.00%) Publishing
15 9 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.73%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.64%) Private Banking
18 6 (0.54%) Local Government
18 6 (0.54%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 201 (18.26%) Analyst
2 168 (15.26%) Architect
3 163 (14.80%) Business Analyst
4 157 (14.26%) Project Manager
5 152 (13.81%) Consultant
6 83 (7.54%) Developer
7 72 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
8 52 (4.72%) Management Consultant
9 46 (4.18%) IT Manager
9 46 (4.18%) Lead Developer
10 40 (3.63%) Change Consultant
11 36 (3.27%) Principal Consultant
12 35 (3.18%) Senior Manager
13 34 (3.09%) Agile Business Analyst
14 33 (3.00%) Programme Manager
14 33 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
15 32 (2.91%) Business Change Manager
15 32 (2.91%) Senior Business Analyst
16 31 (2.82%) Transformation Manager
17 29 (2.63%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (5.36%) .NET
2 25 (2.27%) Node.js
2 25 (2.27%) REST
3 24 (2.18%) Web Services
4 20 (1.82%) Middleware
4 20 (1.82%) Spring
5 19 (1.73%) HTML
6 14 (1.27%) Spring Boot
6 14 (1.27%) XML
7 13 (1.18%) CSS
8 12 (1.09%) React
9 11 (1.00%) Akka
9 11 (1.00%) Vert.x
10 10 (0.91%) HTML5
10 10 (0.91%) Natural Language Processing
11 9 (0.82%) .NET Framework
12 8 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (0.73%) Redux
12 8 (0.73%) RESTful
13 7 (0.64%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 163 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (5.99%) User Experience
3 56 (5.09%) Self-Motivation
4 54 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 51 (4.63%) Data Centre
6 40 (3.63%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 24 (2.18%) Credit Risk
9 23 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (2.00%) Virtual Team
11 19 (1.73%) PMI
12 18 (1.63%) Fintech
12 18 (1.63%) FMCG
13 13 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (1.09%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.91%) Smartphone
16 9 (0.82%) Data Structures
17 8 (0.73%) Fixed Income
17 8 (0.73%) Private Cloud
18 5 (0.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 70 (6.36%) Windows
2 26 (2.36%) Linux
3 24 (2.18%) Unix
4 14 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.73%) Solaris
6 8 (0.73%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.27%) AIX
10 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.091%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (25.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 259 (23.52%) Project Management
4 165 (14.99%) Change Management
5 147 (13.35%) Scrum
6 135 (12.26%) Business Development
7 118 (10.72%) PRINCE2
8 115 (10.45%) Business Analysis
9 112 (10.17%) CRM
10 102 (9.26%) Analytics
10 102 (9.26%) IT Strategy
11 101 (9.17%) Migration
12 99 (8.99%) Coaching
13 90 (8.17%) Waterfall
14 88 (7.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 85 (7.72%) ERP
16 84 (7.63%) Programme Management
17 81 (7.36%) Mentoring
18 75 (6.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 75 (6.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 110 (9.99%) SQL
2 96 (8.72%) Java
3 54 (4.90%) C
4 39 (3.54%) JavaScript
5 25 (2.27%) Python
6 24 (2.18%) C#
7 20 (1.82%) Scala
8 15 (1.36%) Kotlin
9 14 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 10 (0.91%) PL/SQL
11 8 (0.73%) Java 8
11 8 (0.73%) R
12 5 (0.45%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.45%) Perl
12 5 (0.45%) Ruby
12 5 (0.45%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.36%) C++
13 4 (0.36%) VBA
14 3 (0.27%) ANSI SQL
14 3 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 152 (13.81%) Degree
2 35 (3.18%) PMP
3 32 (2.91%) PMI Certification
4 31 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 28 (2.54%) TOGAF Certification
6 27 (2.45%) ISEB
6 27 (2.45%) Master's Degree
7 15 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 14 (1.27%) MBA
9 11 (1.00%) CBAP
9 11 (1.00%) CFA
9 11 (1.00%) CISSP
10 10 (0.91%) SAFe Agilist
11 9 (0.82%) IIBA
11 9 (0.82%) SANS
11 9 (0.82%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.73%) CISA
12 8 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (8.36%) PMO
2 35 (3.18%) QA
3 18 (1.63%) GDPR
4 12 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.91%) GCP
5 10 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (0.54%) GxP
7 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.54%) SLA
8 5 (0.45%) COBIT
9 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.27%) PSD2
10 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.091%) P3O
System Software
1 32 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.36%) Docker
3 13 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.36%) etcd
5 4 (0.36%) LXC
6 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.27%) NFS
6 3 (0.27%) Varnish
6 3 (0.27%) XenApp
7 2 (0.18%) VMware GSX
7 2 (0.18%) vSphere
8 1 (0.091%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.091%) Firmware
8 1 (0.091%) HDFS
8 1 (0.091%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.18%) Terraform
3 10 (0.91%) Ansible
4 9 (0.82%) Puppet
5 8 (0.73%) SCCM
6 7 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.45%) BladeLogic
7 5 (0.45%) Control-M
7 5 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.27%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.27%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.27%) logstash
8 3 (0.27%) Packer
8 3 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.27%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.27%) WSUS
9 2 (0.18%) Marathon
9 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.091%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 115 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 108 (9.81%) SAP
3 82 (7.45%) Oracle
4 32 (2.91%) Cisco
5 26 (2.36%) Ariba
5 26 (2.36%) Talend
5 26 (2.36%) VMware
6 25 (2.27%) Cognizant
7 18 (1.63%) IBM
8 15 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.00%) Citrix
10 10 (0.91%) Bloomberg
11 9 (0.82%) FactSet
11 9 (0.82%) iManage
11 9 (0.82%) Reuters
11 9 (0.82%) Siebel
12 8 (0.73%) Aderant
12 8 (0.73%) Symantec
13 7 (0.64%) Blue Coat
13 7 (0.64%) Nokia