Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Transformation
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 468 444 394
Rank change year-on-year -24 -50 -15
Permanent jobs citing Business Transformation 918 1,137 1,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.66% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.72% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 636 826 970
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £38,125
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,625 £93,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% -7.62%

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 138,253 157,812 160,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.69% 91.80% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 109,025 127,041 132,889
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,979 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -12 809 £62,500 - 107
UK excluding London +22 441 £55,000 +10.00% 59
London -42 405 £67,500 -3.57% 56
South East +30 150 £68,750 +10.00% 20
North of England +44 110 £50,000 +12.99% 14
Midlands +16 73 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Yorkshire +22 55 £50,000 +17.65% 7
West Midlands +28 49 £45,000 -23.40% 6
South West +37 38 £57,500 +15.00% 6
North West +31 37 £52,225 +16.06% 6
Wales -22 31 £49,039 -
East of England +7 26 £75,000 +30.43% 3
East Midlands +10 24 £54,000 +27.06% 2
North East +20 18 £37,500 -21.88% 1
Scotland +9 13 £75,000 +7.14% 7
Northern Ireland -14 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 324 (35.29%) Finance
2 316 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (22.88%) Project Management
4 178 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 124 (13.51%) Change Management
6 120 (13.07%) SAP
7 113 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
8 112 (12.20%) Degree
9 110 (11.98%) Microsoft
10 109 (11.87%) Business Analysis
11 100 (10.89%) PRINCE2
12 99 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
13 91 (9.91%) Migration
14 90 (9.80%) Scrum
15 81 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
16 77 (8.39%) ERP
16 77 (8.39%) Banking
17 73 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
18 70 (7.63%) Process Improvement
18 70 (7.63%) DevOps
19 69 (7.52%) Coaching
19 69 (7.52%) ITIL
20 68 (7.41%) SQL
20 68 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
21 67 (7.30%) PMO
21 67 (7.30%) Retail
22 66 (7.19%) Self-Motivation
23 65 (7.08%) TOGAF
24 63 (6.86%) Waterfall
24 63 (6.86%) Thought Leadership

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 37 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (0.98%) Confluence
3 8 (0.87%) CMS
3 8 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.54%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (0.54%) SAS
5 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.22%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.11%) Apache
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.11%) IIS
6 1 (0.11%) JBoss
6 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (3.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (2.18%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.54%) SPSS
7 2 (0.22%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.18%) SAP S/4HANA
2 16 (1.74%) SAP ERP
3 9 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.87%) thinkFolio
5 7 (0.76%) LatentZero
6 6 (0.65%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.65%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.65%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.33%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.22%) SAP EWM
8 2 (0.22%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.22%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.11%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 99 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (4.47%) Office 365
4 32 (3.49%) SuccessFactors
5 31 (3.38%) IaaS
5 31 (3.38%) PaaS
6 29 (3.16%) SaaS
7 25 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.65%) Serverless
10 5 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.54%) Azure Functions
10 5 (0.54%) G Suite
10 5 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.44%) Boomi
11 4 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.44%) SAP Leonardo
12 3 (0.33%) GitHub
12 3 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.20%) SAN
2 6 (0.65%) Extranet
2 6 (0.65%) Wireless
3 5 (0.54%) NGN
4 4 (0.44%) DNS
4 4 (0.44%) Firewall
5 3 (0.33%) LAN
5 3 (0.33%) WAN
6 2 (0.22%) DHCP
6 2 (0.22%) IPsec
6 2 (0.22%) VoIP
7 1 (0.11%) ATM
7 1 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.11%) Intranet
7 1 (0.11%) MPLS
7 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.11%) SSL
7 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.11%) VPN
7 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 17 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (1.85%) SAP HANA
5 13 (1.42%) MySQL
6 12 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.09%) Big Data
8 10 (1.09%) Blockchain
8 10 (1.09%) Hadoop
8 10 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.98%) QlikView
9 9 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.65%) Cosmos DB
12 5 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (0.54%) BigQuery
12 5 (0.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 29 (3.16%) JIRA
2 12 (1.31%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (1.20%) TeamCity
4 9 (0.98%) SonarQube
4 9 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.54%) Selenium
6 3 (0.33%) Gatling
6 3 (0.33%) JMeter
6 3 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.33%) The Grinder
7 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.22%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.22%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (0.22%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.22%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.11%) Mocha
8 1 (0.11%) SoapUI
General
1 324 (35.29%) Finance
2 77 (8.39%) Banking
3 67 (7.30%) Retail
4 39 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 26 (2.83%) Marketing
6 24 (2.61%) Back Office
6 24 (2.61%) Legal
7 22 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 19 (2.07%) Front Office
9 14 (1.53%) Advertising
9 14 (1.53%) German Language
10 9 (0.98%) French Language
11 8 (0.87%) Games
12 7 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
12 7 (0.76%) Publishing
13 6 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.65%) Retail Finance
14 4 (0.44%) Billing
14 4 (0.44%) Local Government
14 4 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 161 (17.54%) Analyst
2 130 (14.16%) Architect
3 126 (13.73%) Business Analyst
4 116 (12.64%) Project Manager
5 103 (11.22%) Consultant
6 43 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
6 43 (4.68%) Transformation Manager
7 41 (4.47%) Developer
8 35 (3.81%) Transformation Project Manager
9 34 (3.70%) Delivery Project Manager
10 31 (3.38%) IT Manager
11 30 (3.27%) Business Transformation Manager
11 30 (3.27%) Business Transformation Project Manager
11 30 (3.27%) Enterprise Architect
11 30 (3.27%) Senior Consultant
12 29 (3.16%) Senior Manager
13 28 (3.05%) Programme Manager
14 25 (2.72%) Change Consultant
14 25 (2.72%) Management Consultant
14 25 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (4.47%) .NET
2 30 (3.27%) Middleware
3 24 (2.61%) Node.js
4 19 (2.07%) HTML
5 17 (1.85%) XML
6 16 (1.74%) CSS
7 15 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (1.63%) RESTful
8 14 (1.53%) REST
9 11 (1.20%) SAP ALE
9 11 (1.20%) SAP BSP
9 11 (1.20%) SAP Smart Forms
9 11 (1.20%) SAP XI
9 11 (1.20%) Web Dynpro
10 10 (1.09%) ASP.NET
11 9 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (0.98%) React
11 9 (0.98%) SOAP
11 9 (0.98%) Web Services
12 8 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 113 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (7.19%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (4.25%) Data Centre
3 39 (4.25%) Management Information System
4 34 (3.70%) Fintech
5 33 (3.59%) User Experience
6 31 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.29%) NHS
8 19 (2.07%) Robotics
9 18 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 18 (1.96%) PMI
10 16 (1.74%) Public Cloud
11 15 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.20%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.87%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (0.76%) Derivative
14 7 (0.76%) FMCG
14 7 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (3.49%) Windows
2 14 (1.53%) Linux
3 9 (0.98%) Unix
4 8 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.76%) Windows 10
5 7 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.65%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.33%) CentOS
8 1 (0.11%) AIX
8 1 (0.11%) Android
8 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (22.88%) Project Management
3 178 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 124 (13.51%) Change Management
5 109 (11.87%) Business Analysis
6 100 (10.89%) PRINCE2
7 91 (9.91%) Migration
8 90 (9.80%) Scrum
9 77 (8.39%) ERP
10 73 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 70 (7.63%) DevOps
11 70 (7.63%) Process Improvement
12 69 (7.52%) Coaching
12 69 (7.52%) ITIL
13 68 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
14 65 (7.08%) TOGAF
15 63 (6.86%) Thought Leadership
15 63 (6.86%) Waterfall
16 62 (6.75%) Analytics
17 61 (6.64%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (7.41%) SQL
2 61 (6.64%) C
3 55 (5.99%) Java
4 34 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 32 (3.49%) Python
6 31 (3.38%) C#
7 18 (1.96%) R
8 15 (1.63%) ABAP
9 8 (0.87%) VBA
10 7 (0.76%) VB
11 6 (0.65%) C++
11 6 (0.65%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.44%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.22%) PHP
13 2 (0.22%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.11%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.11%) Scala
14 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 112 (12.20%) Degree
2 49 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 34 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 28 (3.05%) PMP
5 20 (2.18%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.85%) ISEB
7 16 (1.74%) CISA
8 14 (1.53%) SANS
9 13 (1.42%) ISTQB
10 10 (1.09%) CISSP
10 10 (1.09%) MCSE
10 10 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.98%) CISM
11 9 (0.98%) DV Cleared
11 9 (0.98%) IIBA
11 9 (0.98%) Master's Degree
12 8 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.54%) MBA
13 5 (0.54%) MCSA
13 5 (0.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (7.30%) PMO
2 46 (5.01%) QA
3 34 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 23 (2.51%) SLA
6 17 (1.85%) Data Quality
7 11 (1.20%) GDPR
8 5 (0.54%) IFRS
8 5 (0.54%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.33%) CRD IV
10 3 (0.33%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.33%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.22%) COBIT
11 2 (0.22%) GAAP
11 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 26 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.87%) Docker
5 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.22%) vSphere
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (0.87%) Terraform
2 4 (0.44%) Ansible
2 4 (0.44%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.44%) Puppet
3 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.33%) TeamSite
3 3 (0.33%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.22%) Oozie
4 2 (0.22%) Packer
4 2 (0.22%) SCCM
4 2 (0.22%) vRealize
5 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.11%) logstash
5 1 (0.11%) Nagios
5 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 120 (13.07%) SAP
2 110 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 36 (3.92%) Oracle
4 25 (2.72%) Cisco
5 16 (1.74%) Ariba
5 16 (1.74%) Tableau
6 15 (1.63%) Adobe
6 15 (1.63%) Cognizant
7 13 (1.42%) VMware
8 8 (0.87%) Charles River
8 8 (0.87%) Google
8 8 (0.87%) IBM
9 7 (0.76%) Informatica
10 6 (0.65%) Citrix
10 6 (0.65%) Cognos
11 5 (0.54%) Alteryx
11 5 (0.54%) Blue Prism
11 5 (0.54%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.54%) SnapLogic