Period
to 5 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CA over the 6 months to 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within CA Technologies.

CA
UK
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 718 828 929
Rank change year-on-year +110 +101 -89
Permanent jobs citing CA 129 287 296
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 93 191 167
Median annual salary £50,000 £61,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.03% +6.09% +9.52%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

CA is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32,301 62,519 77,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.98% 42.44% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24,774 48,058 60,521
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +1.19%

CA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CA in the UK

CA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CA.

Salary trend for CA in the UK

CA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing CA over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for CA in the UK

CA
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the UK over the 6 months to 5 July 2020. 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 +127 121 £50,000 -20.00% 8
UK excluding London +170 105 £50,000 - 6
South East +156 52 £65,000 +85.71% 2
North of England +99 34 £50,000 -20.00% 1
London +78 23 £60,000 -13.04% 4
North West +63 23 £50,000 -23.08% 1
Yorkshire +119 11 £42,500 +49.12%
Work from Home +62 8 £48,750 -40.91% 1
East of England +96 7 £42,500 +22.30% 1
Wales +23 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Midlands +115 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 - -
Scotland +83 2 £72,500 +29.39% 1
South West +107 1 £47,500 -5.00%

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT jobs citing CA 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 CA.

1 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.88%) JIRA
3 42 (32.56%) Test Automation
4 40 (31.01%) Scrum
4 40 (31.01%) Java
5 38 (29.46%) HP
6 36 (27.91%) Selenium
7 35 (27.13%) QA
7 35 (27.13%) Confluence
8 34 (26.36%) Python
9 31 (24.03%) SQL
9 31 (24.03%) Performance Engineering
10 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
10 28 (21.71%) Banking
11 27 (20.93%) Oracle
11 27 (20.93%) IBM
11 27 (20.93%) Jenkins
12 25 (19.38%) .NET
12 25 (19.38%) ITIL
12 25 (19.38%) ITSM
13 24 (18.60%) Security Cleared
13 24 (18.60%) CA Service Virtualization
14 23 (17.83%) SoapUI
15 22 (17.05%) Cucumber
15 22 (17.05%) Finance
16 21 (16.28%) Remedy
17 20 (15.50%) Service Management
17 20 (15.50%) Microsoft
18 19 (14.73%) Active Directory
19 18 (13.95%) Unix

CA
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 35 (27.13%) Confluence
2 16 (12.40%) Tomcat
3 15 (11.63%) IIS
3 15 (11.63%) WebSphere
4 13 (10.08%) SAS
5 7 (5.43%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.10%) CICS
8 3 (2.33%) Apache
8 3 (2.33%) JBoss
8 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.65%) InfoPath
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (9.30%) SAP GTS
3 8 (6.20%) BASE24
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.78%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.95%) SaaS
2 17 (13.18%) BlazeMeter
2 17 (13.18%) PaaS
2 17 (13.18%) Sauce Labs
3 15 (11.63%) Azure
3 15 (11.63%) IaaS
4 13 (10.08%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (5.43%) AWS
6 6 (4.65%) Apigee
7 5 (3.88%) Office 365
8 4 (3.10%) GCP
9 3 (2.33%) Slack
10 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.78%) Datadog
10 1 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Kong
10 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) VPN
2 10 (7.75%) Firewall
2 10 (7.75%) WAN
3 9 (6.98%) LAN
3 9 (6.98%) VoIP
4 8 (6.20%) ATM
5 7 (5.43%) BGP
6 6 (4.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (4.65%) OSPF
7 5 (3.88%) HTTP
7 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.10%) DHCP
8 4 (3.10%) DNS
8 4 (3.10%) Internet
8 4 (3.10%) SSL
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.55%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.55%) WebEx
10 1 (0.78%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.95%) DB2
2 17 (13.18%) NoSQL
3 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.08%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (10.08%) MySQL
5 1 (0.78%) Aerospike
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.78%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.78%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) Redis
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (34.88%) JIRA
2 36 (27.91%) Selenium
3 27 (20.93%) Jenkins
4 23 (17.83%) SoapUI
5 22 (17.05%) Cucumber
6 17 (13.18%) Appium
7 11 (8.53%) HP UFT
8 9 (6.98%) JMeter
9 8 (6.20%) IBM UrbanCode
9 8 (6.20%) VersaTest
10 6 (4.65%) LoadRunner
10 6 (4.65%) Visual Studio
11 5 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.88%) WebDriver
12 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
12 4 (3.10%) Maven
12 4 (3.10%) Zephyr
13 3 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (2.33%) Jasmine
13 3 (2.33%) TestComplete
General
1 28 (21.71%) Banking
2 22 (17.05%) Finance
3 14 (10.85%) Public Sector
4 6 (4.65%) Advertising
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Marketing
5 2 (1.55%) Military
5 2 (1.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (20.93%) Architect
2 14 (10.85%) Quality Engineer
3 13 (10.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 13 (10.08%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (8.53%) Consultant
5 9 (6.98%) Security Engineer
5 9 (6.98%) Tester
6 8 (6.20%) BASE24 Tester
7 7 (5.43%) Administrator
7 7 (5.43%) ITSM Architect
7 7 (5.43%) QA Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Network Consultant
8 6 (4.65%) SharePoint Administrator
9 5 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Management Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.38%) .NET
2 12 (9.30%) Web Services
3 9 (6.98%) SOAP
4 7 (5.43%) LDAP
5 6 (4.65%) Apache Flex
5 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.88%) SAML
7 4 (3.10%) OAuth
7 4 (3.10%) REST
8 3 (2.33%) Gherkin
8 3 (2.33%) Middleware
8 3 (2.33%) Nightwatchjs
9 2 (1.55%) HTML
9 2 (1.55%) RESTful
9 2 (1.55%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.55%) Vert.x
9 2 (1.55%) XMPP
10 1 (0.78%) Java EE
10 1 (0.78%) SailPoint
10 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) Mainframe
2 8 (6.20%) EMV
2 8 (6.20%) Online Banking
2 8 (6.20%) Tandem
3 6 (4.65%) PKI
4 5 (3.88%) CMDB
5 4 (3.10%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.33%) IVR
6 3 (2.33%) Replication
6 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.33%) VSAM
7 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.78%) DataPower
8 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.95%) Unix
2 16 (12.40%) Windows
3 11 (8.53%) Linux
4 10 (7.75%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.43%) Android
6 6 (4.65%) VyOS
7 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.10%) zOS
9 3 (2.33%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.55%) CentOS
10 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.56%) Test Automation
3 40 (31.01%) Scrum
4 31 (24.03%) Performance Engineering
5 25 (19.38%) ITIL
5 25 (19.38%) ITSM
6 20 (15.50%) Service Management
7 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
8 17 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (13.18%) Kanban
9 16 (12.40%) BDD
9 16 (12.40%) DevOps
9 16 (12.40%) Enterprise Architecture
9 16 (12.40%) Presales
9 16 (12.40%) Project Management
9 16 (12.40%) Technical Leadership
10 15 (11.63%) Test Scripting
10 15 (11.63%) Test Strategy
10 15 (11.63%) User Stories
11 14 (10.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.01%) Java
2 34 (26.36%) Python
3 31 (24.03%) SQL
4 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.30%) C#
5 12 (9.30%) COBOL
5 12 (9.30%) JCL
6 10 (7.75%) Groovy
7 9 (6.98%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.43%) REXX
9 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.88%) Perl
10 4 (3.10%) Ruby
11 3 (2.33%) Go
11 3 (2.33%) Scala
11 3 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.33%) VBScript
12 2 (1.55%) C++
12 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.30%) MCP
3 11 (8.53%) ISTQB
3 11 (8.53%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.43%) CCNA
6 3 (2.33%) CISA
6 3 (2.33%) CISSP
6 3 (2.33%) Degree
6 3 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.55%) ACCA
7 2 (1.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.78%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.78%) CISM
8 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.78%) MCSA
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (27.13%) QA
2 13 (10.08%) COBIT
3 9 (6.98%) SLA
4 8 (6.20%) ISO 8583
5 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.33%) NIST
6 1 (0.78%) NCSC
System Software
1 19 (14.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.88%) Docker
4 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.33%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.78%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 24 (18.60%) CA Service Virtualization
2 13 (10.08%) Nagios
3 12 (9.30%) CA Single Sign-On
3 12 (9.30%) HP ALM
4 11 (8.53%) SCOM
5 8 (6.20%) OpenView
6 7 (5.43%) BMC PATROL
6 7 (5.43%) Tivoli
6 7 (5.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 7 (5.43%) vRealize
7 6 (4.65%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (3.88%) Ansible
8 5 (3.88%) Kubernetes
8 5 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (3.10%) Control-M
9 4 (3.10%) Puppet
10 3 (2.33%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.55%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (1.55%) CA Wily
11 2 (1.55%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 38 (29.46%) HP
2 27 (20.93%) IBM
2 27 (20.93%) Oracle
3 21 (16.28%) Remedy
4 20 (15.50%) Microsoft
5 17 (13.18%) Perfecto Mobile
6 14 (10.85%) SAP
7 13 (10.08%) BMC
7 13 (10.08%) Hyperion
7 13 (10.08%) PeopleSoft
7 13 (10.08%) ServiceNow
7 13 (10.08%) Siebel
7 13 (10.08%) SolarWinds
8 12 (9.30%) Cisco
8 12 (9.30%) Delphix
8 12 (9.30%) Google
9 10 (7.75%) VMware
10 8 (6.20%) F5
11 7 (5.43%) Avaya
11 7 (5.43%) Brocade