Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Transformation
UK
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 448 469 484
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Transformation 536 552 877
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.55% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.60% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 347 400 535
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,800 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,175 £45,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £102,500 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85% +8.00%

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 81,645 92,429 134,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.66% 92.29% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 61,586 74,217 106,411
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
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 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Transformation.

Salary trend for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Transformation over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Top 17 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 9 May 2021. 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 +14 468 £57,500 -8.00% 43
UK excluding London +17 254 £50,000 -9.09% 28
London +29 224 £75,000 +7.14% 18
South East +56 91 £50,000 -33.33% 8
Work from Home -99 69 £50,000 -28.57% 5
North of England +14 61 £43,500 -3.33% 10
Midlands -14 46 £55,000 -15.38% 6
North West +52 34 £45,000 -25.00% 6
South West -24 33 £51,250 +13.89% 1
West Midlands -24 27 £48,750 -25.00% 5
Yorkshire -20 22 £44,500 -1.11% 3
East Midlands +22 19 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Scotland -16 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England +13 6 £40,000 -27.27%
Northern Ireland +2 6 £30,000 -29.41% 1
North East +12 5 £39,000 -24.27% 1
Wales +28 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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.

1 186 (34.70%) Social Skills
2 165 (30.78%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (24.81%) Finance
4 103 (19.22%) Azure
5 99 (18.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 95 (17.72%) Project Management
7 94 (17.54%) Microsoft
8 82 (15.30%) Change Management
9 75 (13.99%) Business Analysis
10 64 (11.94%) SQL
11 59 (11.01%) Project Delivery
12 58 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
13 57 (10.63%) SAP
13 57 (10.63%) Coaching
14 54 (10.07%) Decision-Making
15 53 (9.89%) Business Case
15 53 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 52 (9.70%) .NET
16 52 (9.70%) Salesforce.com
17 51 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
18 50 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
19 48 (8.96%) Power Platform
19 48 (8.96%) C#
19 48 (8.96%) ERP
20 46 (8.58%) Security Cleared
21 45 (8.40%) Presentation Skills
21 45 (8.40%) DevOps
22 44 (8.21%) Workshop Facilitation
23 41 (7.65%) Power BI
24 40 (7.46%) Analytics

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 14 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.43%) CMS
3 6 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (0.93%) Confluence
5 2 (0.37%) Apache
5 2 (0.37%) IIS
5 2 (0.37%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.37%) nginx
5 2 (0.37%) SAS
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 32 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 20 (3.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.75%) MadCap Flare
6 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.37%) SPSS
7 1 (0.19%) InVision
7 1 (0.19%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 25 (4.66%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.87%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.75%) Advent Moxy
5 4 (0.75%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 4 (0.75%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.56%) SAP IBP
7 2 (0.37%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.37%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.19%) Bloomberg AIM
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.19%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.19%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 103 (19.22%) Azure
2 48 (8.96%) Power Platform
3 29 (5.41%) Microsoft 365
4 20 (3.73%) AWS
5 13 (2.43%) Serverless
6 12 (2.24%) PaaS
7 10 (1.87%) GCP
8 8 (1.49%) PowerApps
9 7 (1.31%) SaaS
10 6 (1.12%) Azure Functions
10 6 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.93%) Power Automate
12 4 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.75%) Azure App Service
12 4 (0.75%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 4 (0.75%) Azure Logic Apps
13 3 (0.56%) IaaS
13 3 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
14 2 (0.37%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.24%) SAN
2 8 (1.49%) DNS
3 7 (1.31%) DHCP
4 5 (0.93%) Firewall
4 5 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.75%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.56%) Network Security
7 2 (0.37%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.37%) WAN
8 1 (0.19%) Internet
8 1 (0.19%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.19%) Skype
8 1 (0.19%) VoIP
8 1 (0.19%) VPN
8 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (7.65%) Power BI
2 34 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (5.78%) SQL Server
4 28 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (3.92%) Big Data
7 20 (3.73%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.61%) Tableau
9 13 (2.43%) MySQL
10 9 (1.68%) SAP BW
11 7 (1.31%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.31%) Star Schema
12 5 (0.93%) DataStage
13 4 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.75%) Data Lake
13 4 (0.75%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
14 3 (0.56%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.56%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (3.73%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.43%) Rational DOORS
3 11 (2.05%) JIRA
4 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.75%) Postman
6 2 (0.37%) Babel
6 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.37%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.37%) webpack
7 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.19%) Balsamiq
General
1 186 (34.70%) Social Skills
2 133 (24.81%) Finance
3 50 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (8.40%) Presentation Skills
5 30 (5.60%) Influencing Skills
6 29 (5.41%) Public Sector
7 26 (4.85%) Legal
8 23 (4.29%) Marketing
9 21 (3.92%) Organisational Skills
10 19 (3.54%) Retail
11 16 (2.99%) Law
11 16 (2.99%) Publishing
12 15 (2.80%) Manufacturing
13 11 (2.05%) Telecoms
14 9 (1.68%) Banking
15 6 (1.12%) Front Office
16 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.37%) Advertising
17 2 (0.37%) Automotive
17 2 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 100 (18.66%) Analyst
2 81 (15.11%) Consultant
3 64 (11.94%) Developer
4 48 (8.96%) Business Analyst
5 40 (7.46%) Project Manager
6 32 (5.97%) Architect
7 21 (3.92%) IT Manager
7 21 (3.92%) Senior Manager
8 20 (3.73%) Automation Analyst
8 20 (3.73%) Process Analyst
9 19 (3.54%) Senior Developer
10 18 (3.36%) Programme Manager
10 18 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (3.17%) C# Developer
11 17 (3.17%) Change Consultant
11 17 (3.17%) Designer
11 17 (3.17%) Recruitment Consultant
11 17 (3.17%) Software Developer
11 17 (3.17%) Transformation Consultant
12 16 (2.99%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.70%) .NET
2 21 (3.92%) ASP.NET
2 21 (3.92%) REST
3 20 (3.73%) RESTful
4 18 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (2.80%) CSS
5 15 (2.80%) HTML
6 14 (2.61%) .NET Framework
7 13 (2.43%) Web Services
8 10 (1.87%) .NET Core
9 9 (1.68%) Middleware
10 8 (1.49%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.31%) Vue.js
12 6 (1.12%) HTML5
13 5 (0.93%) JSON
13 5 (0.93%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (0.93%) Material Design
13 5 (0.93%) React
13 5 (0.93%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.53%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (4.48%) Cyberthreat
3 23 (4.29%) Data Structures
4 19 (3.54%) User Experience
5 15 (2.80%) Data Centre
6 14 (2.61%) Enterprise Cloud
7 12 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.24%) Virtual Team
8 11 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.49%) FMCG
9 8 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.31%) Life Science
10 7 (1.31%) PMI
11 6 (1.12%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.12%) Marketing Technology
12 5 (0.93%) Social Media
13 4 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.75%) Renewable Energy
14 3 (0.56%) NHS
15 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.29%) Windows
2 18 (3.36%) Windows Server
3 5 (0.93%) Linux
4 3 (0.56%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.37%) CentOS
5 2 (0.37%) Fedora
5 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.37%) Solaris
5 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.19%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.19%) Unix
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (30.78%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (18.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 95 (17.72%) Project Management
4 82 (15.30%) Change Management
5 75 (13.99%) Business Analysis
6 59 (11.01%) Project Delivery
7 58 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
8 57 (10.63%) Coaching
9 54 (10.07%) Decision-Making
10 53 (9.89%) Business Case
10 53 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 51 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
12 48 (8.96%) ERP
13 45 (8.40%) DevOps
14 44 (8.21%) Workshop Facilitation
15 40 (7.46%) Analytics
16 39 (7.28%) Business Development
16 39 (7.28%) ETL
17 36 (6.72%) Scrum
18 35 (6.53%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (11.94%) SQL
2 48 (8.96%) C#
3 38 (7.09%) Python
4 28 (5.22%) JavaScript
5 23 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 21 (3.92%) C
7 18 (3.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 17 (3.17%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.49%) R
10 7 (1.31%) ABAP
11 6 (1.12%) C++
11 6 (1.12%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.12%) VBA
12 5 (0.93%) Apex Code
12 5 (0.93%) Java
12 5 (0.93%) SOQL
13 4 (0.75%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.37%) ES6
15 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (8.58%) Security Cleared
2 40 (7.46%) Degree
3 38 (7.09%) DV Cleared
4 33 (6.16%) PhD
5 24 (4.48%) SC Cleared
6 14 (2.61%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.49%) PMP
8 6 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.75%) CIPD
10 4 (0.75%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.75%) MBA
11 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.37%) CISSP
12 2 (0.37%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (0.37%) MCSE
12 2 (0.37%) SANS
12 2 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.78%) QA
2 9 (1.68%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.68%) PMO
3 8 (1.49%) GDPR
4 5 (0.93%) SLA
5 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) HL7
7 1 (0.19%) IFRS
System Software
1 24 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.93%) Docker
4 4 (0.75%) NFS
4 4 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.37%) Samba
5 2 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.37%) Xen
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (1.87%) Terraform
2 8 (1.49%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.12%) Ansible
4 5 (0.93%) Control-M
4 5 (0.93%) Puppet
5 4 (0.75%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.75%) NetVault Backup
5 4 (0.75%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.37%) Nagios
6 2 (0.37%) OpenNMS
6 2 (0.37%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.37%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.19%) Istio
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.19%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.19%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.19%) SCCM
7 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 94 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.63%) SAP
3 52 (9.70%) Salesforce.com
4 28 (5.22%) IBM
5 23 (4.29%) Google
6 20 (3.73%) Blue Prism
7 18 (3.36%) VMware
8 9 (1.68%) Oracle
9 8 (1.49%) Adobe
9 8 (1.49%) Workday
10 7 (1.31%) Cisco
10 7 (1.31%) HP
10 7 (1.31%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.12%) Dell
11 6 (1.12%) EMC
11 6 (1.12%) Marketo
11 6 (1.12%) NetApp
11 6 (1.12%) Remedy
11 6 (1.12%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 5 (0.93%) BMC