Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Transformation
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 461 389 401
Rank change year-on-year -72 +12 +51
Permanent jobs citing Business Transformation 1,082 1,356 1,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.80% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.88% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 817 984 1,187
UK median annual salary £64,000 £57,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.28% -5.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,800 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%

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 160,685 153,962 184,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.83% 90.48% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 130,206 126,729 153,106
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 25 April 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 25 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 -70 989 £65,000 +13.04% 111
London +1 597 £72,500 +11.54% 52
UK excluding London -130 431 £50,000 - 63
North of England -81 145 £45,000 -2.17% 15
South East -113 107 £62,000 +18.10% 22
Midlands -4 64 £50,000 +2.56% 13
Yorkshire -84 61 £45,000 -5.26% 5
North West -35 51 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East of England -30 47 £57,500 -4.17% 5
West Midlands -3 40 £52,500 +10.53% 10
North East +13 33 £47,500 +26.16%
Wales +8 24 £42,519 +0.05% 1
East Midlands +1 24 £50,000 -4.76% 3
South West -68 22 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Scotland -29 21 £70,000 +40.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 2 £71,250 -

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 333 (30.78%) Finance
2 330 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
3 270 (24.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 261 (24.12%) Project Management
5 157 (14.51%) Analytical Skills
6 130 (12.01%) Scrum
7 128 (11.83%) Change Management
8 123 (11.37%) Business Development
9 118 (10.91%) Retail
10 117 (10.81%) Migration
11 114 (10.54%) SQL
11 114 (10.54%) SAP
11 114 (10.54%) Degree
12 111 (10.26%) CRM
13 109 (10.07%) PRINCE2
14 106 (9.80%) Microsoft
14 106 (9.80%) Business Analysis
15 95 (8.78%) ERP
16 94 (8.69%) Coaching
17 90 (8.32%) IT Strategy
18 86 (7.95%) Analytics
18 86 (7.95%) Waterfall
19 85 (7.86%) Oracle
20 83 (7.67%) Banking
21 80 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
22 75 (6.93%) Java
23 71 (6.56%) ITIL
23 71 (6.56%) PMO
24 68 (6.28%) .NET
24 68 (6.28%) Amazon AWS

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 25 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.39%) CMS
3 11 (1.02%) Apache Spark
3 11 (1.02%) MS Exchange
4 8 (0.74%) Confluence
5 7 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (0.55%) CloudStack
6 6 (0.55%) IIS
6 6 (0.55%) NetWeaver
6 6 (0.55%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.46%) Apache
8 4 (0.37%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.37%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.37%) SAP EP
8 4 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.37%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.28%) nginx
9 3 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 25 (2.31%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.18%) Camtasia
6 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.74%) SAP CRM
3 8 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.65%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.55%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.46%) SAP APO
7 4 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.28%) LatentZero
8 3 (0.28%) SAP BRIM
8 3 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.28%) SAP MDG
8 3 (0.28%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.18%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 68 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (3.79%) SaaS
4 38 (3.51%) SuccessFactors
5 31 (2.87%) IaaS
6 24 (2.22%) Office 365
7 23 (2.13%) PaaS
8 13 (1.20%) Boomi
8 13 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 5 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.46%) GitHub
12 4 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.37%) Fastly
12 4 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 3 (0.28%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.03%) WAN
2 20 (1.85%) Firewall
3 15 (1.39%) LAN
3 15 (1.39%) SAN
4 14 (1.29%) Wireless
5 10 (0.92%) Skype
5 10 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.83%) Internet
7 7 (0.65%) BIG-IP
7 7 (0.65%) DNS
7 7 (0.65%) MPLS
7 7 (0.65%) VoIP
7 7 (0.65%) VPN
8 6 (0.55%) SMS
9 5 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.37%) HTTP
11 3 (0.28%) Intranet
11 3 (0.28%) IPv4
11 3 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (3.79%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.60%) MySQL
3 34 (3.14%) Big Data
4 26 (2.40%) Hadoop
5 24 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 17 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.11%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.02%) SAP HANA
11 10 (0.92%) Data Mining
12 9 (0.83%) Cloud Spanner
12 9 (0.83%) DataStage
12 9 (0.83%) NewSQL
12 9 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.74%) Neo4j
13 8 (0.74%) Redis
13 8 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 12 (1.11%) JIRA
3 11 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 6 (0.55%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.37%) Ant
7 4 (0.37%) CircleCI
7 4 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.37%) Selenium
7 4 (0.37%) Subversion
8 2 (0.18%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.092%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.092%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.092%) RStudio
9 1 (0.092%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.092%) Zephyr
General
1 333 (30.78%) Finance
2 118 (10.91%) Retail
3 83 (7.67%) Banking
4 44 (4.07%) Marketing
5 42 (3.88%) Legal
6 33 (3.05%) Back Office
7 27 (2.50%) Law
8 26 (2.40%) Front Office
8 26 (2.40%) Telecoms
9 22 (2.03%) Billing
10 18 (1.66%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.66%) Retail Banking
11 14 (1.29%) Automotive
11 14 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
11 14 (1.29%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.02%) Games
13 6 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.46%) Advertising
15 4 (0.37%) Retail Finance
16 2 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 189 (17.47%) Analyst
2 172 (15.90%) Architect
3 168 (15.53%) Project Manager
4 144 (13.31%) Consultant
5 139 (12.85%) Business Analyst
6 103 (9.52%) Developer
7 67 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
8 55 (5.08%) Senior Manager
9 46 (4.25%) Management Consultant
10 45 (4.16%) IT Manager
10 45 (4.16%) Senior Project Manager
11 42 (3.88%) Transformation Manager
12 39 (3.60%) Business Change Manager
13 36 (3.33%) Lead Developer
14 33 (3.05%) Agile Business Analyst
15 32 (2.96%) Business Change Project Manager
16 31 (2.87%) Principal Consultant
17 30 (2.77%) Change Consultant
18 29 (2.68%) Business Manager
18 29 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (6.28%) .NET
2 33 (3.05%) HTML
3 32 (2.96%) Node.js
4 27 (2.50%) Web Services
5 24 (2.22%) REST
6 18 (1.66%) Middleware
7 17 (1.57%) CSS
8 15 (1.39%) HTML5
9 12 (1.11%) Spring
9 12 (1.11%) XML
10 11 (1.02%) jQuery
11 10 (0.92%) .NET Framework
11 10 (0.92%) Spring Boot
12 9 (0.83%) Akka
12 9 (0.83%) AngularJS
12 9 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (0.83%) Vert.x
13 7 (0.65%) D3.js
13 7 (0.65%) JSON
14 6 (0.55%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 157 (14.51%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 50 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 41 (3.79%) User Experience
5 36 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 36 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (2.59%) Mobile App
7 24 (2.22%) FMCG
8 16 (1.48%) Virtual Team
9 14 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.11%) Credit Risk
10 12 (1.11%) Fintech
11 11 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (0.92%) Smartphone
13 7 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.65%) Life Science
14 6 (0.55%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.55%) PMI
15 5 (0.46%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.46%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (5.45%) Windows
2 36 (3.33%) Linux
3 27 (2.50%) Unix
4 16 (1.48%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.20%) Solaris
6 9 (0.83%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.37%) AIX
9 4 (0.37%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.092%) Android
12 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (24.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 261 (24.12%) Project Management
4 130 (12.01%) Scrum
5 128 (11.83%) Change Management
6 123 (11.37%) Business Development
7 117 (10.81%) Migration
8 111 (10.26%) CRM
9 109 (10.07%) PRINCE2
10 106 (9.80%) Business Analysis
11 95 (8.78%) ERP
12 94 (8.69%) Coaching
13 90 (8.32%) IT Strategy
14 86 (7.95%) Analytics
14 86 (7.95%) Waterfall
15 80 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
16 71 (6.56%) ITIL
17 67 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 67 (6.19%) User Stories
18 66 (6.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 114 (10.54%) SQL
2 75 (6.93%) Java
3 56 (5.18%) JavaScript
4 31 (2.87%) Python
5 29 (2.68%) C#
6 28 (2.59%) C
7 14 (1.29%) Scala
8 9 (0.83%) Ruby
9 8 (0.74%) C++
9 8 (0.74%) PowerShell
10 7 (0.65%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.65%) Kotlin
10 7 (0.65%) R
10 7 (0.65%) T-SQL
11 6 (0.55%) Go
11 6 (0.55%) VBA
12 4 (0.37%) Perl
12 4 (0.37%) PHP
12 4 (0.37%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 114 (10.54%) Degree
2 20 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.76%) ISEB
4 18 (1.66%) TOGAF Certification
5 13 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (1.11%) PMP
7 11 (1.02%) MBA
7 11 (1.02%) SAFe Agilist
8 9 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 6 (0.55%) CBAP
10 6 (0.55%) CISA
10 6 (0.55%) CISSP
11 5 (0.46%) CFA
11 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.56%) PMO
2 28 (2.59%) QA
3 27 (2.50%) GDPR
4 13 (1.20%) COBIT
5 12 (1.11%) Data Quality
6 11 (1.02%) GCP
6 11 (1.02%) SLA
7 10 (0.92%) GxP
7 10 (0.92%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.28%) PSD2
11 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.092%) BS7666
12 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.092%) P3O
System Software
1 26 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.66%) Docker
3 11 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.37%) etcd
5 4 (0.37%) LXC
5 4 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.28%) NFS
7 2 (0.18%) Varnish
7 2 (0.18%) vSphere
8 1 (0.092%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.092%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (1.57%) Ansible
2 16 (1.48%) Kubernetes
3 13 (1.20%) Puppet
4 11 (1.02%) Terraform
5 8 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.46%) BladeLogic
6 5 (0.46%) Control-M
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.46%) RSA enVision
7 3 (0.28%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.28%) SCCM
8 2 (0.18%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.18%) logstash
8 2 (0.18%) Marathon
8 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.18%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.18%) WSUS
9 1 (0.092%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (10.54%) SAP
2 106 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 85 (7.86%) Oracle
4 32 (2.96%) Ariba
5 30 (2.77%) Cisco
6 25 (2.31%) Talend
7 21 (1.94%) VMware
8 19 (1.76%) Informatica
9 17 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.48%) Cognizant
11 13 (1.20%) SnapLogic
12 11 (1.02%) Dell
12 11 (1.02%) IBM
13 8 (0.74%) MuleSoft
14 7 (0.65%) Aderant
14 7 (0.65%) Blue Coat
14 7 (0.65%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.65%) Google
14 7 (0.65%) Nokia
14 7 (0.65%) Tableau